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© Mr Ted Ellis LRPS

IoE Number: 161840
Location: THE SPIRELLA COMPANY OF GREAT BRITAIN LIMITED BUILDING, BRIDGE ROAD
  LETCHWORTH, NORTH HERTFORDSHIRE, HERTFORDSHIRE
Photographer: Mr Ted Ellis LRPS
Date Photographed: 01 April 2001
Date listed: 07 September 1979
Date of last amendment: 11 February 1980
Grade II*

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In the entry for 8/24 BRIDGE ROAD Spirella Limited The address shall be amended to read BRIDGE ROAD 'The Spirella Company of Great Britain Ltd' Building ------------------------------------ BRIDGE ROAD 1. 5255 Spirella Limited TL 2132 8/24 II* 2. 1912, extended 1913 and 1914. Third unit completed 1912-1922. By C H Hignett. Symmetrically planned factory building grouped round 3 sides of a court yard. This is a major work in the Arts and Crafts manner, but adapted to a monumental scale. The 4 corner pavilions are linked by lower workshop ranges. Pavilions with hipped tile roofs with gablets and gabled dormers. Brown brick with plain stone band below eaves level and at first floor. Recessed window bays with mullioned windows of reinforced concrete with leaded casements. Connecting workshops with industrial glazing below segmental arches.

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