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The Mews

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1965, landscaping restoration, Garden Club of Virginia; design by Ralph E. Griswold, Griswold, Winters and Swain of Pittsburgh, landscape architects

Between the 2300 block of East Broad and East Grace streets is the east-west alley called the Mews. It is an important component of the Pilot Block restoration project. This civilized urban space promotes the amenities of city living. On display are salvaged fragments exhibiting the city's ironwork.

Writing Credits

Richard Guy Wilson et al.


What's Nearby


Richard Guy Wilson et al., "The Mews", [Richmond, Virginia], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—,

Print Source

Buildings of Virginia: Tidewater and Piedmont, Richard Guy Wilson and contributors. New York: Oxford University Press, 2002, 198-199.

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