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Latitude: 51.51 / 51°30'35"N
Longitude: -0.1506 / 0°9'2"W
OS Eastings: 528438
OS Northings: 180624
OS Grid: TQ284806
Mapcode National: GBR BD.CW
Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.B9RT
Entry Name: 13-26, Mount Street W1
Listing Date: 1 December 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1267217
English Heritage Legacy ID: 419382
Location: Westminster, London, W1K
District: City of Westminster
Electoral Ward/Division: West End
Built-Up Area: City of Westminster
Traditional County: Middlesex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: St George, Hanover Square
Church of England Diocese: London
TQ 2880 NW CITY OF WESTMINSTER MOUNT STREET, W1
68/72 (north side)
Nos. 13 to 26
Terrace of shops with rooms above and stabling to rear. 1896-98 by Herbert Read
and R.F. Macdonald. Red brick with buff stone dressings and stone. faced ground
floor, slate roofs. A virtually symmetrical range with Arts and Crafts Jacobethan detailing crisply handled. 3 main storeys with gabled attics and dormers. 16 window range symmetrical plus 2 bays for No. 13-14: Stone ground floor retains original shop fronts with quadrant shouldered lintels matching the heads of the entrance doors, most of which have original joinery, cambered carved transoms and elaborately barred fanlights. The entrance to No. 20 has been not unsuccessfully adapted as a giant oculus window. The cornice over ground floor forms a shallow balcony to the 1st floor. Upper floors have casements and casemented canted bay windows, some paired. The main cornice breaks round the bays and is interrrupted at centre by a gable; smaller paired gables at each end and to No. 13/14. Prominent patterned brick, stone capped chimney stacks. Cast iron area railings in part and balcony railings. Part of the Grosvenor Estate's late C.19 redevelopment.
Survey of London; Vol. XL.
Listing NGR: TQ2843880624
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