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HER Number:MDV23929
Name:Langleigh Country House Hotel

Summary

Langleigh Country House Hotel formerly Langleigh House remodelling in the 19th century of an earlier house

Location

Grid Reference:SS 511 469
Map Sheet:SS54NW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishIlfracombe
DistrictNorth Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishILFRACOMBE

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS54NW/77
  • Old Listed Building Ref (II)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • HOUSE (XVIII to XXI - 1751 AD to 2009 AD (Between))

Full description

Ordnance Survey, 1880-1899, First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map (Cartographic). SDV336179.

'Langleigh' shown on the 19th century map as a large irregular shaped building in a large irregular shaped garden with a 'Lodge' to the northwest.


Ordnance Survey, 1938, 4NE. Revision of 1932 with additions in 1938. Provisional Edition (Cartographic). SDV335604.


English Heritage, 1973, Ilfracombe (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV336797.

Langleigh Country House Hotel formerly Listed as Langleigh House. Detached house. 1820-30 re-modelling of an earlier house. Stucco with rendered slate-hung end and rear walls; slate roofs, main roof half-hipped with brick end stacks. Single-depth range plus rear wing forming L-shaped plan. 2 storeys. 3-window main range plus single-window recessed right-hand extension. Central round-arched entrance with fanlight and half-glazed door. Across the front of the house, a glazed verandah on timber posts with brick and glazed sitting area to left; probably 20th century. Hornless sash above entrance; all other windows are bowed tripartite hornless sashes, those to 1st floor with slated penthouse roofs. Wooden bracketed eaves cornice. Interior retains some fluted door surrounds and other features. Stair with stick balusters and column newel to top floor. Other details: LBS No 390231.


Department of Environment, 1973, Ilfracombe, 16 (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV325672.

Langleigh House, Langleigh Lane. C1820-30 stucco, limewashed 2 storey 3 windows, sash, with glazing bars, including 2 storey 3-light shallow bows at flanks. Arched central entrance, with altered or added glass roofed verandah on posts. Wing to right with 2 storey 3-light shallow bow sash windows with glazing bars. Wood bracket eaves cornice. Slate roof. Large garden.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV325672List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: Department of Environment. 1973. Ilfracombe. Historic Houses Register. A4 Comb Bound. 16.
SDV335604Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1938. 4NE. Revision of 1932 with additions in 1938. Provisional Edition. Second Edition Ordnance Survey 6 inch Map. Map (Paper).
SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV336797List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: English Heritage. 1973. Ilfracombe. Historic Houses Register. Website.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Sep 20 2006 12:24PM