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CLUB HOUSE, FLAT NUMBERS 1A, 1B, 2A, 8A AND 2-32 (EVEN) SOLLERSHOTT HALL

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: CLUB HOUSE, FLAT NUMBERS 1A, 1B, 2A, 8A AND 2-32 (EVEN) SOLLERSHOTT HALL

List entry Number: 1102816

Location

CLUB HOUSE, FLAT NUMBERS 1A, 1B, 2A, 8A AND 2-32 (EVEN) SOLLERSHOTT HALL, SOLLERSHOTT EAST

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Hertfordshire

District: North Hertfordshire

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Letchworth Garden City

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 07-Sep-1979

Date of most recent amendment: 11-Feb-1980

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 161909

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

In the entry for SOLLERSHOTT EAST 11/133 (South Side) Nos 1 to 32 (consec) Sollershott Hall The address shall be amended to read SOLLERSHOTT EAST (South Side) Club House, Flat Nos 1a, 1b, 2a, 8a and 2-32 (even) Sollershott Hall

------------------------------------ SOLLERSHOTT EAST 1. 5255 (south side) Nos 1 to 32 (consec) Sollershott Hall TL 2131 NE 11/133 II 2. 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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National Grid Reference: TL 21590 31724

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