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Langford Court

A Grade II Listed Building in Burrington, North Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.3377 / 51°20'15"N

Longitude: -2.7624 / 2°45'44"W

OS Eastings: 346984

OS Northings: 160124

OS Grid: ST469601

Mapcode National: GBR JH.VXHB

Mapcode Global: VH894.2MGV

Entry Name: Langford Court

Listing Date: 19 January 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1311812

English Heritage Legacy ID: 33916

Location: Burrington, North Somerset, BS40

County: North Somerset

Civil Parish: Burrington

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

ST 46 SE BURRINGTON C.P. LANGFORD LANE, Lower Langford (west
side)

5/48 Langford Court

G.V. II

Detached house. Dated 1651 with early C19 and 1875 alterations and additions.
Render to central block, squared and coursed rubble to 1875 block to left hand,
dressed stone openings and copings, ashlar facing to central doorway and stacks,
wooden cornices, slates to central block, double Roman tiles to later additions.
2 storey, 7-bay range with advanced 3-bay centre and further advanced lower
2 storey wings to each end forming a symmetrical composition. Windows are 12-
pane sashes to centrepiece and 8 and 16-pane sashes to the remainder. Wings have
small pane French windows. One 1875 cross-mullioned window to recessed left hand
section. Windows to lower 2 storey 1875 range are 3 and 5-light ovolo mullions.
Centrepiece of main block has projecting tripartite -door surround with cornice and
pediment and round-headed windows flanking round-headed glazed door. 1651 date
tablet above fanlight. Round-headed, keyed window above and below eaves a clock
with 1875 date. Dentil eaves cornice to centrepiece and wings, plain parapet to
remainder. End brick stacks. Range to rear has gabled C17 dormers with one
3-light ovolo mullioned window. Interior. The interior was institutionalized
when Court was school. (W.J. Robinson, West Country Manors, 1930).


Listing NGR: ST4698460124

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