Record Details

NHER Number:6173
Type of record:Building
Name:Langham Hall

Summary

A Greek Revival house of about 1820 said to have been designed by the owner, the Reverend Rippinghall. The house has a simplified Doric porch and pilasters. It was used as a hospital by the RAF during World War Two.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 0078 4134
Map Sheet:TG04SW
Parish:LANGHAM, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

About 1820 on older site.
Used as RAF hospital in World War Two.
Barn to north dated 1722.
(S1) describes as 'stripped Greek Revival' designed by Rev S.F. Rippinghall, 2 storeys 5 bays, 2 storey 1 bay wing, and lower wing opposite. Doric porch.
See (S1) for more details.
E. Rose (NAU) 27 July 1983.

(S2) in file.

Monument Types

  • GREAT HOUSE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • HOSPITAL (World War Two - 1939 AD to 1945 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

---Aerial Photograph: 1993. TG 0041/ C, D, E, F, G.
---Secondary File: Secondary file.
<S1>Scheduling record: English Heritage. List of Buildings of Historical and Architectural Interest.
<S2>Newspaper Article: Eastern Daily Press. 1989. Hall has a holiday bonus (sale advertisment). 11 August.

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