Description: 15 and 164a, Elgin Mews South W9
Date Listed: 30 August 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 209639
OS Grid Reference: TQ2595682764
OS Grid Coordinates: 525956, 182764
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5297, -0.1856
TQ 2582 NE CITY OF WESTMINSTER ELGIN MEWS SOUTH, W9
20/4 (west end)
Nos 15 and 164A (No 164a
30.8.74 formerly listed under
Pair of houses linked by mews arch. c.1864. Yellow brick in Flemish bond with
red brick dressings and freestone detailing, partly painted. Each house 2
storeys. Monumental composition of 3 bays with central carriage arch. Italian
Gothic style. Flanking pilasters with Lombard frieze in place of capitals
supporting cornice. Round carriage arch with cogged moulding with red brick
keystone under pointed hood-mould. To each side a triple group of windows,
round-arched to No 164a, flat-headed C20 windows to No 15, in round-arched arcade
with pointed heads with red brick banding supported on colonettes with spiral
lower half and foliate capitals. Above windows sunken panels in red brick.
later square openings to each side, beneath windows. Blocking course. Return
fronts painted white and have round-arched sashes (except for one casement to
ground floor of No 164a) with similar detailing to front. Cogged bands.
Entrances to rear.
Listing NGR: TQ2595682764
Source: English Heritage
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