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Polygonal Garden Wall Immediately to North East of Langold Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Letwell, Rotherham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.373 / 53°22'22"N

Longitude: -1.144 / 1°8'38"W

OS Eastings: 457050

OS Northings: 386576

OS Grid: SK570865

Mapcode National: GBR NYGF.4L

Mapcode Global: WHDDV.DHH1

Entry Name: Polygonal Garden Wall Immediately to North East of Langold Farmhouse

Listing Date: 15 October 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1132673

English Heritage Legacy ID: 335793

Location: Letwell, Rotherham, S81

County: Rotherham

Civil Parish: Letwell

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Firbeck with Letwell

Church of England Diocese: Sheffield

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Listing Text

LETWELL
SK58NE
3/45 Polygonal garden wall
immediately to north-
east of Langold
Farmhouse

GV II

Garden wall. Probably mid C18. For Ralph Knight. Coursed rubble limestone
with brick lining to south-facing parts, ashlar copings and door surrounds.
Polygonal with east/west long axis and side walls flared to south to catch the
sun, attached wall encloses garden to rear of Langold Farmhouse (q.v.). Buttresses
against southern side of south wall which has 2 square-headed doorways. Northern
wall has quoined panel with doorway. Right return: basket archway with projecting
quoins and keystone. Probably a remnant of the grand scheme for Langold proposed
by Ralph Knight but left incomplete after his death in 1768.


Listing NGR: SK5705086576

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