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Description: Langford Hall
Date Listed: 10 January 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 119033
OS Grid Reference: TL8382609139
OS Grid Coordinates: 583826, 209139
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7508, 0.6617
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In the entry for LANGFORD LANGFORD ROAD
the address shall be amended to read WITHAM ROAD
TL 80 NW LANGFORD LANGFORD ROAD
House. C17 or earlier with circa 1700 and 1748 red and black brick facade.
Hipped red plain tiled roof with 3 gabled dormers. 3 red brick chimney stacks.
2 storeys and attics. The brickwork symmetrical with the 3 centre bays breaking
forward. L-plan. Modillioned eaves cornice. 2:3:1 window range of small paned
vertically sliding sashes. Gauged brick arches. Fine central doorway, columns
of Tuscan order, but triglyphs and metopes to frieze, dentilled and moulded flat
canopy, reveal panels. 2 panelled door with glazing bars to top lights. The E
face adjoins the road and is of 6 window range of mainly diamond leaded cross
transoms, some with original hinges. Interior features include panelled dado to
entrance hall, a 4 panelled door with semi-circular light over, moulded
surround, frieze and canopy leads to the dogleg staircase with moulded handrail
and turned balusters, panelled newel, panelling to walls. Moulded wainscot and
architraves to 4 panelled doors. Servants bells intact. At one time the home
of Lord Byron. Remains of moat to SW. RCHM 2.
Listing NGR: TL8382609139
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Source: English Heritage
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