Tur Langton is a parish, a township and a village in Leicestershire, about 87 miles north of London, 11 miles southeast of Leicester city and 5.5 miles west of Market Harborough. Kibworth parish lies to the south. The parish covers 1,350 acres.
If you are planning a visit:
Tur Langton is at the intersection of Cranoe Road and Melton Road (the B6047).
By automobile, it is probably easiest to take the A6 road north-west out of Market Harborough to Kibworth Beauchamp. Tur Langton is just off the A6 to the north.
Andrew HILL provides a street scene of the village on Geo-graph, taken in 2008.
Stop in at the Village Hall on Main street to get a schedule of current events.
You'll find some locals willing to chat you up at the Crown pub.
You can see pictures of Tur Langton which are provided by:
Apparently the name derives from two Anglo-Saxon words meaning "long town with a tower." It was "Terlintone" in the 1086 Domesday Book [A. D. Mills, "A Dictionary of English Place-Names," Oxford University Press, 1991].