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Club House, Flat Numbers 1a, 1b, 2a, 8a and 2-32 (Even) Sollershott Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.9707 / 51°58'14"N

Longitude: -0.2314 / 0°13'53"W

OS Eastings: 521590

OS Northings: 231724

OS Grid: TL215317

Mapcode National: GBR J72.GB0

Mapcode Global: VHGNL.YQ1M

Entry Name: Club House, Flat Numbers 1a, 1b, 2a, 8a and 2-32 (Even) Sollershott Hall

Listing Date: 7 September 1979

Last Amended: 11 February 1980

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1102816

English Heritage Legacy ID: 161909

Location: Letchworth Garden City, North Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG6

County: Hertfordshire

District: North Hertfordshire

Electoral Ward/Division: Letchworth South West

Parish: Letchworth Garden City

Built-Up Area: Letchworth Garden City

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Letchworth

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

In the entry for
(South Side)
Nos 1 to 32 (consec)
Sollershott Hall
The address shall be amended to read
(South Side)
Club House, Flat Nos 1a, 1b,
2a, 8a and 2-32 (even)
Sollershott Hall


(south side)
Nos 1 to 32 (consec)
Sollershott Hall
TL 2131 NE 11/133
1911 by H Clapham Lander. Built as 'Holmsgarth', the Letchworth Co-operative
Houses, an experiment promoted by Ebenezer Howard as a means of providing
co-operative living for professional people. A quadrangle of flats and
houses was originally planned, but only the first 2 phases were completed.
Ebenezer Howard lived at Holmsgarth from 1911 until 1920. North-west front
facing Broadway Circus of 2 storeys with prominent central feature comprising
3 storeys, twin gabled centre flanked by towers with concave pyramidical
roofs. Tiled roofs with brick stacks. Roughcast wall with brick ground
floor, centre with brick ground and first floors. Brick pilaster strips
to quoins of towers. Two and three light casement windows with tile labels
continued to form strings. Ground floor windows of centre with round-arched
heads. Main entrance with side lights and hood carried on cut brackets.
The range is linked at the rear by glazed covered ways to 2 storey terraces
and flats around a quadrangle.

Listing NGR: TL2159031724

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