Architecture


Activity

We are a friendly group of amateur enthusiasts and new members are always very welcome.

Where and when

We meet on the fourth Tuesday of each month at 2pm in the Lounge at the Congregational Church in Market Harborough.

Other information

If you would like to know what we have planned for 2017 please click here to find out: Architecture programme 2017

Contact details

Peter Ellement 01858 432966


News

Architecture – November meeting

We meet on the fourth Tuesday of each month at 2pm in the Lounge at the Congregational Church.  Our next meeting is on Tuesday 28th November when Dudley will give a talk on ‘Urban Houses’.  We will also be talking about the programme for 2018.  There will not be a meeting in December.  New members […]

Architecture – October meeting

We meet on the fourth Tuesday of each month at 2pm in the Lounge at the Congregational Church.  Our next meeting is on Tuesday 24th October when Trish and Geoff will talk about ‘Landmark Trust Properties and their Refurbishment’.  We will also be talking about the programme for 2018.  New members are always very welcome.  […]

Architecture – August & September meetings

We meet on the fourth Tuesday of each month at 2pm in the Lounge at the Congregational Church.  In August, Trish introduced us to the architecture of many of the model villages that were built by philanthropists in the 18th and 19th centuries to provide housing and amenities for their workers and their families.  I […]

Architecture – July & August meetings

We meet on the fourth Tuesday of each month at 2pm in the Lounge at the Congregational Church.  In July we spent a fascinating afternoon with Colin and Dudley looking at architecture in London under the enigmatic title ‘London Unrealised and Exhausted’.  Colin talked to us about some of the great projects to develop areas […]

Architecture – July meeting

We meet on the fourth Tuesday of each month at 2pm in the Lounge at the Congregational Church.  In July we spent a fascinating afternoon with Colin and Dudley looking at architecture in London under the enigmatic title ‘London unrealised and exhausted’. Colin talked to us about some of the great projects to develop areas […]

Architecture – June meeting

We meet on the fourth Tuesday of each month at 2pm in the Lounge at the Congregational Church.  In June we spent the afternoon with Alan Clifton-Taylor looking at the architecture of Lewes and Whitby.  In July Colin and Dudley will give a joint presentation with the enigmatic title ‘London Unrealised and Exhausted’.  Check out […]

Architecture – May meeting

We meet on the fourth Tuesday of each month at 2pm in the Lounge at the Congregational Church.  At our May meeting, Colin took us on an architectural tour of Liverpool.  In our visit to Liverpool, City of Culture, we spent time exploring the river and dockyards, the cultural quarter, the Georgian quarter and there […]

Architecture – May meeting

We meet on the fourth Tuesday of each month at 2pm in the Lounge at the Congregational Church.  Our next meeting is on Tuesday, 23rd May, when Colin will talk to us about the architecture of Liverpool.  New members are always very welcome.  Please contact me if you are interested in joining the group.  Peter […]

Architecture – April meeting

We meet on the fourth Tuesday of each month at 2pm in the Lounge at the Congregational Church.  Our next meeting is on Tuesday, 25th April, when Judith will talk to us about the architecture of Puglia (Southern Italy); looking at Moorish, Norman, Venetian and German influences as well as Trulli houses and the Troglodyte […]

Architecture – February meeting

We meet on the fourth Tuesday of each month at 2pm in the Lounge at the Congregational Church.  In February, Trish took us to look at Wentworth Woodhouse near Rotherham, Peter showed us around Mottisfont Abbey House, a National Trust property in the Test Valley and Colin intrigued us with a talk under the Heading […]