Howgills is an atmospheric turn of the last century Arts and Crafts house in Letchworth Garden City. It has a peaceful atmosphere and a beautiful garden. It is an ideal singing space with a light and airy galleried hall and plenty of seating. There is a separate eating area with a large table for sharing food. We also have use of the kitchen where tea and coffee and biscuits to suit to every taste are available all day. Letchworth Garden City station is served by frequent trains (4 times an hour) between London Kings Cross and Cambridge.

Walking Directions

  • Come out of the station and bear right.
  • Cross the road in front of you and you will see Barclays bank which is at the beginning of a tree lined avenue called the Broadway.
  • Walk down the Broadway and you will come to a large green with a fountain in the middle.
  • Walk through the middle of the green  past the fountain until you reach the road at the other side also called Broadway.
  • Do nottake this road but take the next road to your left  called South View.
  • Walk along South View for 2 minutes and at the far end is Howgills which is the last house on the left behind a hedge.

Driving Directions

From North/South/East

  • From the A1(M) junction 9 (signposted Letchworth) follow the A505 to the town centre.
  • When you come to the large roundabout take the third turning
  • At the next roundabout turn left (A505) signposted Hitchin.
  • Go straight on at the traffic lights and take the first right right Sollershott East.
  • Take the second right  which is South View
  • Howgills is the first house on the right.

From Hitchin and the West

  • Enter Letchworth on the A505 pass several turnings to the right and left. Look out for a speed camera on the right hand side of the road!
  • About 400 yards past the speed camera there is a large green. Take the next left into Sollershot East.
  • Take the second right which is South View.
  • Howgills is the first house on the right.