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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1132673
English Heritage Legacy ID: 335793
Location: Letwell, Rotherham, S81
Civil Parish: Letwell
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Firbeck with Letwell
Church of England Diocese: Sheffield
3/45 Polygonal garden wall
immediately to north-
east of Langold
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
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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