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The Settlement, Letchworth Garden City

Description: The Settlement

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 September 1979
English Heritage Building ID: 161881

OS Grid Reference: TL2200933014
OS Grid Coordinates: 522009, 233014
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9822, -0.2248

Location: 225 Nevells Road, Hitchin, Hertfordshire SG6 4UD

Locality: Letchworth Garden City
Local Authority: North Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG6 4UD

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Listing Text

The Settlement
TL 2233 7/76
1906-7 by B Parker and R Unwin. Built as "The Skittles Inn", a temperance
inn with living accommodation. Used since 1925 as an Adult Education Centre.
One and a half storeys. North front with 2 large gabled bays. Tiled roofs
with dormers. Walls with exposed studwork and roughcast finish. Mullioned
windows with casements to first floor with glazing bars and leaded light to
ground floor windows. Tile labels to windows. Roof eaves are brought down
over deep verandahs or 'stoeps' with fitted seats. Interesting internal layout
with billiard room with open trussed roof and inglenook. Entrance hall retains
original bar counter designed for the sale of temperance beverages.

Listing NGR: TL2200933014

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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