Siedlung Margarethenhöhe - Essen, Germany, NRW
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Tante.Hossi
N 51° 25.955 E 006° 58.618
32U E 359375 N 5699873
Quick Description: The 'Siedlung Margarethenhöhe' is a part of the City of Essen, Germany, Nordrhein-Westfalen. It was built 1906–1938 and consists of 935 different buildings. It was built by plans of the German architect Georg Metzendorf.
Location: Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Date Posted: 7/8/2021 11:15:56 AM
Waymark Code: WM14H2P
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member lumbricus
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Long Description:
The 'Siedlung Margarethenhöhe' is a part of the City of Essen, Germany, Nordrhein-Westfalen. It was built 1906–1938 and consists of 935 different buildings. It was built by plans of the German architect Georg Metzendorf.

The 'Siedlung Margarethenhöhe' was funded by Margarethe Krupp and is still in the property of the foundation 'Margarethe Krupp-Stiftung'. It was created to provide poor people with cheap housing. This is still the case today.

The whole area was placed under monument protection in 1987. It is listed in the German Monument Registers and has its own entry at the wikipedia.


Wikipedia: (visit link)
Denkmalliste: (visit link)
Adresse/Adress:
Margarethenhöhe
Essen, Germany
45149


Baujahr/Year of construction: 1906–1938

Denkmalnummer/monument number: 222

Bestätigung/confirmation:

Ja/Yes


Visit Instructions:
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