Country house autumn

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Country house autumn
Country house autumn, fireplace room

The cottage autumn is located in Bremen , district Schwachhausen , district of Radio Bremen, Schwachhauser Military Highway 335. The house was built in 1909 to designs by Alfred Runge and Eduard Scotland . It has been a listed building in Bremen since 1994 .


The two-storey, rectangular, plastered house with the hipped roof and the veranda was built in 1909 at the turn of the century in a country house style for the businessman (Carl Georg) Theodor Herbst (1876 – after 1956). A front terrace and a balcony were removed, the living space was enlarged in 1948 and a garage was added in 1955.

Theodor Herbst's father, the dentist Wilhelm Herbst, founded the Bremer Goldschlägerei ( BEGO since 1967 ) in 1890 , which the son continued to run.

The architects Runge and Scotland in Schwachhausen u. a. the house Runge , house Wiedemann and the houses at Schwachhauser Ring 2 and 4 .

Today (2018) the house is used for apartments.


  • Karl Schäfer: New country houses from Runge and Scotland . In: Interior Decoration , Volume 21, 1910, p. #.
  • Bernd Küster: Eduard Scotland . In: From folk art to modernity. Art and craft in the Elbe-Weser region 1900–1930. 1992.

Individual evidence

  1. ^ Monument database of the LfD
  2. Joachim Weiss: A life story. 63 years of BEGO .

Coordinates: 53 ° 5 '22.7 "  N , 8 ° 51' 41.2"  E