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Pont Street (even numbers), Knightsbridge, London

Pont Street (even numbers), Knightsbridge, London designed by John James Stevenson (1831-1908) and others. 1876 to c.1890.

Left: Pont Street (odd numbers). Right: Leaded Windows with curved central element. [Click on images to enlarge them.]

Left: Balcony supported by corbels carved with harpies. Right: Bay Windows. [Click on images to enlarge them.]

Left: Date on rainwater drainage system. Right: Detail of gables . [Click on images to enlarge them.]

Other material about Pont Street


Croot, Patricia E. C., ed. "Settlement and Building: From 1865 to 1900." A History of the County of Middlesex, Vol. 12: Chelsea (2004), pp.66-78. Viewed 12 June 2008.

Durant, David N. The Handbook of British Architectural Styles. London: Barrie & Jenkins, 1992.

Hitchcock, Henry-Russell. Architecture: Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries. 2nd ed. Baltimore: Penguin Books, 1963.

Jones, Edward, & Christopher Woodward. A Guide to the Architecture of London. 2nd ed. London: Weidenfeld and Nicholson, 1992

Turnor, Reginald. Nineteenth-Century Architecture in Britain. London: Batsford, 1950.

Weinreb, Ben and Christopher Hibbert, eds. The London Encyclopaedia. London: Macmillan, rev. ed. 1992.


Last modified 10 June 2008