Søllerød Town Hall, Arne Jacobsen Denmark, Modern Danish Architecture, Holte Building

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page updated 7 Sep 2016 ; 8 May 2010

Holte Town Hall Building

Location: Holte, Denmark
Date built: 1942
Design: Arne Jacobsen, Architect

The Søllerød Town Hall, completed in 1942, was designed in the Functionalist style by Arne Jacobsen and Flemming Lassen.

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Danish Building images © Adrian Welch / Isabelle Lomholt, May 2010

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Holte Town Hall

Søllerød Council is situated approximately 20 kilometers north of Copenhagen, where the town of Holte is home to one of a number of Arne Jacobsen (1902-71) designed town halls (1938-42).

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Holte Town Hall was designed primarily by Arne Jacobsen in collaboration with Erik Møller (1898-88) and Flemming Lassen (1902-84).

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This building now seems a little neglected and it’s age is beginning to show. However it still bares strong resemblances with the more famous Århus City Hall.

More information online soon

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Arne Jacobsen

The town centre also contains the Holte Midtpunkt shopping centre. Holte Church was completed on the top of Geel’s Hill (Geels Bakke) in 1945.

Holte is a suburban district in Rudersdal Municipality on the northern outskirts of Copenhagen, Denmark. The local town centre is centred on Holte station and is surrounded by extensive areas of single-family, detached homes as well as several lakes and forests.


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