History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Glasshampton (Monastery)

A Grade II Listed Building in Astley and Dunley, Worcestershire

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »

Coordinates

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

Find accommodation in
Shrawley

Listing Text

SO 76 NE ASTLEY CP -

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

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.