In 1843 he settled at Langham Manor, Norfolk.
He died at Langham on the 9th of August 1848, his death being hastened by news of the loss of his son by shipwreck.
The Queen's Hall, Langham Place, is used for concerts, including a notable annual series of orchestral promenade concerts.
The chief halls devoted mainly to concerts are the Royal Albert Hall, close to the South Kensington museums, and Queen's Hall in Langham Place, Regent Street.
SIMON LANGHAM (d.
1376), archbishop of Canterbury and cardinal, was born at Langham in Rutland, becoming a monk in the abbey of St Peter at Westminster, and later prior and then abbot of this house.
Notwithstanding the part Langham as chancellor had taken in the anti-papal measures of 1365 and 1366 he was made a cardinal by Pope Urban V.