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Langton Hall, Little Langton

Description: Langton Hall

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 11 April 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 332066

OS Grid Reference: SE3037295266
OS Grid Coordinates: 430372, 495266
Latitude/Longitude: 54.3520, -1.5342

Location: Little Langton, North Yorkshire DL7 0PX

Locality: Little Langton
Local Authority: Hambleton District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: DL7 0PX

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Listing Text

SE 39 NW
5/21 Langton Hall
House. c.1770, altered and enlarged 1850-60, restored to C18 proportions
and refronted 1960. For Leonard Smelt, sub-governor to George IV. Red
brick in Flemish bond. Wesmorland slate roofs. House connected by curved
loggias to two wings at right angles to house. Main house: 2 storeys and
basement, 3: 1:3 bays, outer bays canted. Sashes with glazing bars under
flat brick arches. Central stone staircase with C19 railings up to C20
glazed door with overlight and side-lights. C20 Venetian window with brick
arch over door. Dentilled brick course. C19 parapet with machicolated
parapet. flipped roof with ridge stacks. Side elevations: each have a large
bow window rising the full height of the house. Loggias: C20. Roman Doric
columns on plinths support frieze and cornice. Gabled side wings: 2
storeys, 1 x 8 bays. 3-light casements. Pediments. Ridge stacks.
Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SE3037295266

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Source: English Heritage

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