landing door

hoistway door

A door between an elevator shaft or hoistway and the floor landing, normally closed except when the elevator is stopped at the floor for passengers or freight.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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And there was Raffles securing the landing door with wedge and gimlet, the very second after softly closing it behind us.
Upstairs on the landing doors lead off to two double bedrooms and a bathroom with shower.
Upstairs on the landing doors lead off to three bedrooms and a bathroom with shower.
Upstairs on the first floor landing doors lead off to three bedrooms and a bathroom.

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