Royal Mews

Large house/stately home in/near Victoria, existing between 1762 and now

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The Royal Mews is a mews (i.e. combined stables, carriage house and in recent times also the garage) of the British Royal Family.

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In London the Royal Mews has occupied two main sites, formerly at Charing Cross, and since the 1820s at Buckingham Palace. The site is open to the public throughout much of the year.

The first set of stables to be referred to as a mews was at Charing Cross at the western end of The Strand. The royal hawks were kept at this site from 1377 and the name derives from the fact that they were confined there at moulting (or "mew") time.

The present Royal Mews is in the grounds of Buckingham Palace, to the south of Buckingham Palace Gardens, near Grosvenor Place.

In the 1760s George III moved some of his day-to-day horses and carriages to the grounds of Buckingham House, which he had acquired in 1762 for his wife’s use, but the main royal stables housing the ceremonial coaches and their horses remained at the King’s Mews in Charing Cross.

When his son George IV had Buckingham Palace converted into the main royal residence in the 1820s the whole stables establishment was moved. The old Mews at Charing Cross was demolished and Trafalgar Square was built on the site. The current Royal Mews was built to designs by John Nash and were completed in 1825 (though the Riding School, thought to be by William Chambers, dates from the 1760s). The buildings have been modified extensively since.

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VIEW THE VICTORIA AREA IN THE 1750s
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VIEW THE VICTORIA AREA IN THE 1800s
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VIEW THE VICTORIA AREA IN THE 1830s
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VIEW THE VICTORIA AREA IN THE 1860s
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VIEW THE VICTORIA AREA IN THE 1900s
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Buckingham Palace Road, SW1A

Buckingham Palace Road is a road in the SW1A postcode area




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Little Ben:   Little Ben is a cast iron miniature clock tower, situated at the intersection of Vauxhall Bridge Road and Victoria Street, close to the approach to Victoria station.
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Abbey Orchard Street, SW1P · Abingdon Street, SW1P · Allington Street, SW1E · Ambrosden Avenue, SW1P · Arneway Street, SW1P · Artillery Place, SW1P · Artillery Row, SW1P · Ashley Gardens, SW1P · Ashley Place, SW1P · Beeston Place, SW1W · Birdcage Walk, SW1A · Bloomberg Street, SW1V · Bloomburg Street, SW1V · Bressenden Place, SW1E · Brewers Green, SW1H · Bridge Place, SW1V · Broadway, SW1H · Buckingham Gate, SW1E · Buckingham Mews, SW1E · Buckingham Palace Road, SW1A · Buckingham Palace Road, SW1E · Buckingham Palace Road, SW1V · Buckingham Palace Road, SW1W · Buckingham Palace, SW1A · Buckingham Palace, SW1W · Buckingham Place, SW1A · Buckingham Place, SW1E · Cardinal Walk, SW1E · Carey Place, SW1V · Carlisle Mansions, SW1P · Carlisle Place, SW1P · Castle Lane, SW1E · Catherine Place, SW1E · Caxton Street, SW1H · Chadwick Street, SW1P · Chester Mews, SW1X · Chester Square Mews, SW1W · Coburg Close, SW1P · Constitution Hill, SW1A · Constitution Hill, SW1W · Constitution Hill, SW1X · Constitution Hill, W1J · Constitution Hill, W1K · Dacre Street, SW1H · Dean Bradley Street, SW1P · Dean Farrar Street, SW1H · Douglas Street, SW1P · East Concourse, SW1V · Eaton Lane, SW1W · Eaton Row, SW1W · Eccleston Bridge, SW1V · Eccleston Bridge, SW1W · Eccleston Place, SW1W · Eccleston Square Mews, SW1V · Eccleston Square, SW1V · Eccleston Street, SW1W · Eland House · Elverton Street, SW1P · Emery Hill Street, SW1P · Evelyn Mansions, SW1P · Francis Street, SW1P · Gillingham Street, SW1V · Greencoat Place, SW1P · Greenwood, SE26 · Greycoat Gardens, SW1P · Greycoat Place, SW1P · Greycoat Street, SW1P · Grosvenor Gardens Mews East, SW1W · Grosvenor Gardens Mews North, SW1W · Grosvenor Gardens, SW1W · Grosvenor Place, SW1X · Guildhouse Street, SW1V · Hatherley Street, SW1P · Hide Place, SW1P · Hobart Place, SW1W · Howick Place, SW1P · Hudsons Place, SW1V · King’s Scholars’ Passage, SW1P · King’s Scholars’ Passage, SW1V · Kingsgate Parade, SW1E · Lambs Close, SW1W · Longmoore Street, SW1V · Lower Belgrave Street, SW1W · Lower Grosvenor Place, SW1W · Main Concourse, SW1V · Medway Street, SW1P · Monck Street, SW1P · Morpeth Mansions Morpeth Mansions, SW1P · Morpeth Mansions, SW1P · Morpeth Terrace, SW1P · Neat House Place, SW1V · Neathouse Place, SW1V · New Palace Yard, SW1A · Old Pye Street, SW1P · Palace Street, SW1E · Phipps Mews, SW1W · Portland House · Post Office Way, SW1P · Regency Place, SW1P · Rochester Row, SW1P · Rochester Street, SW1P · Roebuck House, SW1E · Rutherford Street, SW1P · Seaforth Place, SW1E · Showing every photo/image so far featured, SW1W · Spenser Street, SW1E · St Anns Street, SW1P · St Matthew Street, SW1P · St. Ermin’s Hill, SW1H · St. Matthew Street, SW1P · Stag Place, SW1E · Stillington Street, SW1P · Strutton Ground, SW1P · Tachbrook Mews, SW1V · Terminus Place, SW1 · Terminus Place, SW1V · Terminus Place, SW1W · The Royal Mews, SW1E · The Royal Mews, SW1W · Thirleby Road, SW1P · Udall Street, SW1P · Upper Tachbrook Street, SW1V · Vauxhall Bridge Road, SW1V · Victoria Arcade, SW1E · Victoria Arcade, SW1V · Victoria Place, SW1W · Victoria Square, SW1W · Victoria Street, SW1E · Victoria Street, SW1H · Victoria Street, SW1W · Victoria Subway, SW1X · Victoria Walk, E3 · Vincent Square, SW1P · Walcott Street, SW1P · Warwick Place North, SW1V · Warwick Row, SW1E · Westminster Palace Gardens, SW1P · Wilcox Place, SW1E · Wilfred Street, SW1E · Willow Place, SW1P · Willow Place, SW1V · Wilton Road, SW1V · Wilton Street, SW1X ·


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