Luton Heritage Forum

Cardigan Mews

Address : 1-5 Cardigan Street, Luton

Grid Reference : TL0881621514

Site Status : Draft Local List

Site Description : Build between 1880 and 1920. Of Luton Grey brick with stone dressing. Two Storey with attics. Stone arches above windows and doors with decorative key stones above windows and a coade stone moulding above doorway. Some timber sliding sash windows remain. Original carriage arch is now used as gated entrance to courtyard.

Information provided by Luton Borough Council.

Reasons for inclusion on local list : Architectural, Aesthetic and Artistic Interest; Group Value and Contribution to Built Environment

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Nearby Sites

These are the closest sites to Cardigan Mews and are all within about 200 metres :

Cardigan Street
2-6 Cardigan Street [Draft Local List]
Dunstable Road
Bute House [Draft Local List]
George Street
Luton Town Hall [Grade II listed]
Manchester Street
11 & 13 Manchester Street [Draft Local List]
29-39 Manchester Street [Draft Local List]
New Bedford Road
7 New Bedford Road [Grade II listed]
Upper George Street
Christ Church [Grade II listed]

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