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Latitude: 54.8139 / 54°48'50"N
Longitude: -1.6739 / 1°40'25"W
OS Eastings: 421056
OS Northings: 546612
OS Grid: NZ210466
Mapcode National: GBR JDRS.D4
Mapcode Global: WHC4H.885D
Entry Name: Langley Hall
Listing Date: 6 February 1952
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1145890
English Heritage Legacy ID: 350611
Location: Burnhope, County Durham, DH7
County: County Durham
Civil Parish: Burnhope
Traditional County: Durham
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham
Church of England Parish: Lanchester and Burnhope
Church of England Diocese: Durham
LANGLEY LANGLEY LANE
NZ 24 NW (North side, off)
7/104 Langley Hall
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
Scheduled ancient monument.
Listing NGR: NZ2105646612
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