404 Hampstead Garden Suburb Virtual Museum : Photograph : Waterlow Court Interior 1910 [HGSAT52]
Waterlow Court Interior 1910
Waterlow Court Interior 1910
Waterlow Court Interior 1910

To display in FULL SCREEN hover the cursor over the image above ​and click the top left zoom button

This photo shows the interior of a Waterlow Court flat taken in 1910, one year after it was opened in 1909. Waterlow Court was originally set up to provide affordable accomodation for single working young women, when it was unusual for young single women to live away from their parents.
The building is internationally recognised for both its architectual and historical importance and is grade two listed.
It also includes an article written in 1911 about the building and its purpose.

Photograph, HGSAT52
Waterlow Court Interior 1910
Related person/organisation
Henrietta Barnett cutting the first sod
The Hampstead Garden Suburb Archives Trust is a registered charity, known as Suburb Archives. It is responsible for ensuring that the archives of the suburb are properly cared for and are accessible to all.
Related Collections

Northwest - There is Nothin' Like a Dame
This collection documents the articles written in and about the Suburb, ranging from resident produced publications such as Suburb News, to local papers such as the Ham and High and national perodicals like The Lady.

Related object
Vase from Waterlow Court
Vase from Waterlow Court deposited by Ken Bond in case it might have links with Bailie Scott, one of the most original  and prominent British architects of the early twentieth century.