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Latitude: 51.9666 / 51°57'59"N
Longitude: -0.2328 / 0°13'58"W
OS Eastings: 521501
OS Northings: 231266
OS Grid: TL215312
Mapcode National: GBR J72.MZ3
Mapcode Global: VHGNL.XT8S
Entry Name: Glaed Hame
Listing Date: 7 September 1979
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1174610
English Heritage Legacy ID: 161898
Location: Letchworth Garden City, North Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG6
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
TL 2131 SW 12/92
1906 by B Parker and R Unwin. The most elaborate Parker and Unwin house to
be found in the Garden City. Tudor style with open plan form. One and a half
storeys. Main south front to garden with 3 gabled bays. Tiled roof with moulded
brick stacks. Carved gable bargeboards to window bays. Roughcast with exposed
studwork to first floor of bay windows. Former open sleeping gallery at east
end replaced by 2 storey reinforced concrete extension of 1921, also by Parker
and Unwin. Mullioned casement windows. Glazed French windows with added sidelights.
Interior with hall, living room and dining room designed to be used as one
space with concealed sliding doors between each room. Good interior joinery
with hall inglenook retaining one of the former 2 settles. Brick fireplace
(replacing former tiled surround) with copper hood. ('Some Houses at Letchworth'
Country Life, 21.12.1912.)
Listing NGR: TL2150131266
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