An Inspector Calls: Batty Langley’s is a total joy in the heart of London and its Georgian-style rooms come with superb bacon butties in the mornings
Batty Langley’s is such a wacky name that it’s a relief to discover that this quirky but beautifully appointed Georgian B&B in London’s Spitalfields is a total joy.
Mind you, my wife is in a proper bolsh on arrival. She has got hopelessly lost amid the City’s gleaning glass buildings and then realises she’s forgotten her washbag. I tell her she’s also forgotten her sense of humour.
But her mood changes as we walk through the hall with portraits of Batty (a successful 18th-century architect) and Mrs Langley on facing walls.
While I’m doing the necessary at reception she spots antiques,... read more
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