King Street and Floral Street Area
Mart Street

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English Heritage

Publication

Author

F. H. W. Sheppard (General Editor)

Year published

1970

Supporting documents

Page

184

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'King Street and Floral Street Area: Mart Street', Survey of London: volume 36: Covent Garden (1970), pp. 184. URL: http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=46111 Date accessed: 26 October 2014.


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Mart Street

Mart Street was laid out in 1932–3 by Covent Garden Properties Company Limited, to which the market and part of the Bedford estate, including the Opera House, had then passed (see page 52). It extends across the site of the Tavistock Hotel in the Piazza and the old scenedock of the Royal Opera House in Floral Street. The architects were Messrs. Hood and Huggins. (ref. 197)

References

197 L.C.C. Minutes, 21 June 1932, p. 899; Westminster City Council Minutes, 20 July 1933, p. 367.