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Latitude: 51.9091 / 51°54'32"N
Longitude: -1.7623 / 1°45'44"W
OS Eastings: 416449
OS Northings: 223426
OS Grid: SP164234
Mapcode National: GBR 4Q6.C83
Mapcode Global: VHB1W.D8QS
Entry Name: Copse Hill
Listing Date: 16 July 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1237974
English Heritage Legacy ID: 415329
Location: Upper Slaughter, Cotswold, Gloucestershire, GL54
Civil Parish: Upper Slaughter
Traditional County: Gloucestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire
Church of England Parish: Upper Slaughter St Peter
Church of England Diocese: Gloucester
SP 12 SE
6/206 Copse Hill
Country House. 1872 (? by C F Hayward) for HA Brassey, a Railway Baron; altered
1906 by Sir Edwin Lutyens and reduced and altered 1970s. Rough-faced rubble with
string over ground floor; tiled roof; ashlar chimneys with chamfered corners.
Asymmetric plan. The south front is roughly 10-bays long, irregular. 2 storeys,
mullion and transom windows, 3 gables the outer ones containing 2 storey hipped
roofed bay windows, the central one with a heavy Lutyens-esque six-sided bay; all
casements. Left hand gable return also has bay window, beyond panel with curved
escutcheon. Entrance front hipped roofed. 2½ storeys, outer gables, the left
hand one with a square 1st floor bay rising from an angled ground floor bay, all
in ashlar; 2 gabled dormers high over cornice string with lions' masks. Central
porch by Lutyens, a pavilion in effect with segmental pediment and wide rustica-
ted pilasters and with moulded cornice. Tall T-plan side stack to kitchen, set
back to right of entrance front (former kitchen courtyard); to one side is base
of former water-tower. East return front has 2 stepped chimney stacks. Interior:
Lutyens' classical C18 staircase removed apparently.
Listing NGR: SP1644923426
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