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Connaught Hotel (formerly the Coburg Hotel). Listed Building. Mount Street and Carlos Place. London W1. 1894-96. Architects: Lewis Isaacs and H. L. Florence. [Click on this image and those below to enlarge them.]
Volume 40 of The Survey of London explains that this five-story hotel of “red brick with lavish stone dressings [and] slate roof . . [in] free Jacobean-Renaissance style” was part of the late-nineteenth-century Grosvenor Estate redevelopment.
Two photographs of the portion of the façade with the main entrance.
Other buildings on Mount Street
- 4-5 Mount Street (Harold Ainsworth Peto and Sir Ernest George)
- Audley Mansions, 44 Mount Street (J.T. Wimperis)
- 87 to 102 Mount Street, including 26-33 South Audley Street (Albert J. Bolton)
- 116 Mount Street (unknown architect)
- 117-121 Mount Street (James Trant Smith)
- 125-129 Mount Street (W. H. Powell)
- Presbytery of the Immaculate Conception Church (A.E. Purdie )
Bradley, Simon, and Nikolaus Pevsner. London 6: Westminster. “The Buildings of England.” New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 2003.
"Connaught Hotel, Westminster." British Listed Buildings. Listing NGR: TQ2849480654. Web. 23 October 2011.
Last modified 23 October 2011