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LANGLEY HALL

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: LANGLEY HALL

List entry Number: 1145890

Location

LANGLEY HALL, LANGLEY LANE

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:

District: County Durham

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Burnhope

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 06-Feb-1952

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 350611

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

LANGLEY LANGLEY LANE NZ 24 NW (North side, off)

7/104 Langley Hall 6/2/52 II

Remains of Langley Hall. Early C16 for Henry Lord Scrope, the manor having been in his family before that. Large sandstone blocks with ashlar dressings; roofless at time of survey. Original plan probably 3 ranges round a courtyard; only fragments survive, some to 2 high storeys. North range mostly collapsed; first-floor has corbelled parapet on east; interior shows remains of corbelled fire-hood. South range 2 storeys, 5 bays; side facing yard has chamfered Tudor-arched head to doorway in second bay flanked by rectangular lights; 3 larger lights above have hollow chamfers. Evidence of external stair at west end to door with armorial shields in surrounds. Interior of this range also has fragments of first-floor fireplace; probably first-floor hall.

Source: Mackenzie and Ross, View of the County Palatine of Durham, Newcastle 1834, 230-231.

Scheduled ancient monument.

Listing NGR: NZ2105646612

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Mackenzie, , Ross, , History and Antiquities of the County Palatinate of Durham, (1834), 230-1

National Grid Reference: NZ 21056 46612

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