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Glasshampton (Monastery)

A Grade II Listed Building in Astley and Dunley, Worcestershire

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Latitude: 52.2996 / 52°17'58"N

Longitude: -2.3159 / 2°18'57"W

OS Eastings: 378555

OS Northings: 266875

OS Grid: SO785668

Mapcode National: GBR 0CB.WTZ

Mapcode Global: VH925.TG1H

Entry Name: Glasshampton (Monastery)

Listing Date: 27 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1303246

English Heritage Legacy ID: 152257

Location: Astley and Dunley, Malvern Hills, Worcestershire, WR6

County: Worcestershire

District: Malvern Hills

Civil Parish: Astley and Dunley

Traditional County: Worcestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Worcestershire

Church of England Parish: Astley

Church of England Diocese: Worcester

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Listing Text


3/29 Glasshampton (Monastery)


- II

Former stable block now Anglican monastery. Early C19. Red brick with slate
roofs. Forms U-shape with corner pavilions and central portico to main range.
East front 2-storey central block, single storey link blocks and 2-storey
pavilions; 1:5:1:5:1 windows; pavilions with hipped roofs, have paired pilasters
and sill band; mostly glazing bar sash windows with rubbed brick lintels, some
pivotted; central taller pedimented block with roundel in tympanum and small
clock in cupola above; panel on first floor bears religious text; former door-
way below now a tripartite glazing bar sash window. Former stable block of
lost Glasshampton house destroyed by fire in 1810.

Listing NGR: SO7855566875

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