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Latitude: 51.0317 / 51°1'54"N
Longitude: -2.3257 / 2°19'32"W
OS Eastings: 377253
OS Northings: 125866
OS Grid: ST772258
Mapcode National: GBR 0VT.6TH
Mapcode Global: FRA 660D.9R5
Entry Name: Higher Langham House
Listing Date: 3 January 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1324570
English Heritage Legacy ID: 102967
Location: Gillingham, North Dorset, Dorset, SP8
District: North Dorset
Civil Parish: Gillingham
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: Gillingham St Mary the Virgin
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
ST 72 NE GILLINGHAM LANGHAM
2/128 Higher Langham House
House 1770 (RCHM). C19 extensions to east and west. Coursed rubble with
hipped tiled roof. Brick stacks at intersections of hips with ridge.
Symmetrical. 2 storeys, 3 bays (to original range). 12 pane sashes in
moulded architraves with keystones. Central C20 glazed door. Doorway has
rusticated surround with three-part keystone and triangular pediment over.
At each end of the facade the eaves are supported on brackets in the form
of triglyphs. The later wings have 3-light casements with either leaded-
lights or glazing bars under wooden lintels. Internal features (RCHM):
principal C18 rooms have moulded and enriched cornices; stone fireplace
in hall with decorated entablature; staircase with close strings, latticed
balustrades and panelled oak dadoes.
(RCHM, Dorset, vol IV, p 33, no 59).
Listing NGR: ST7725325866
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