Studio-house for Harold Squire, Chelsea, London

M338 Studio-house for Harold Squire, Chelsea, London

Address: 49, Glebe Place, Chelsea, London SW3 5JE
Date: 1920–1
Client: Harold Squire
Authorship: Authorship category 1 (Mackintosh) (Mackintosh)

Colour photograph of Glebe Place elevation of Harold Squire's studio

This combined studio and dwelling is one of several schemes by Mackintosh intended to occupy different parts of the same large site in Chelsea. It is the only one that was built. The design evolved through three different versions, of which the final executed one is the simplest. The building has been much altered.

Authorship: There are numerous signed and unsigned drawings by Mackintosh for this scheme, and his diary provides a detailed record of his involvement.

Cost from other sources: Estimated cost, excluding heating and ventilation: £4353 0s 0d; estimated cost of rooftop addition: £650 0s 0d

Status: Standing building; altered

Current use: Residential (2014)

Grid Reference: TQ 27180 77841

GPS coordinates: lat = 51.485257, lng = -0.169754   (Map)