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Langford Hall, Langford

Description: Langford Hall

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 16 January 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 242667

OS Grid Reference: SK8233757444
OS Grid Coordinates: 482337, 357444
Latitude/Longitude: 53.1078, -0.7715

Locality: Langford
Local Authority: Newark and Sherwood District Council
County: Nottinghamshire
Country: England
Postcode: NG23 7RS

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Listing Text

(west side)

1/32 Langford Hall
G.V. II*

Country house, c.1780/90 by John Carr of York for the Duncombes. Red
brick under a hipped slate roof with ashlar dressings and standing on an
ashlar plinth. 2½ storeys. Symmetrical facade of 5 bays, the central
3 bays slightly project and are surmounted by a pediment with ashlar
cornice and swag. The central doorway is on a platform of 5 steps up.
The porch has Doric columns supporting a fluted frieze and pediment with
decorated cornice. There is a 6 panelled door, the borders of the panels
having fluted carving with patera to the corners. The architrave comprises
2 columns supporting an arch with traceried fanlight under. Either side of
the doorway are 2 glazing bar sashes, with 5 similar sashes above and 5
smaller but similar sashes to the 2nd floor. Those of the 1st floor have
stone balusters under, with a double band of ashlar running under the balu-
sters and a single band over, these bands extend across the whole of the
frontage. A single ashlar band runs under the ground floor windows.
The top floor windows have ashlar sills. There is a single storey brick
extension to the rear. Interior, has good original fireplaces, doors,
architraves and coving. The contemporary staircase is lit by a large
Venetian window.

Listing NGR: SK8233757444

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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