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Time, gentlespooks, please! The mews with a haunted pub

At Lurot Brand we’re familiar with mews streets that are close to designer shops, exclusive hotels and private, lawned squares, but until now we have never come across a mews with a haunted pub


Time to ditch this unquestioned interior design rule?

As we visit London’s most sought-after mews properties, conducting valuations and offering viewings, it’s always interesting to note the way interior designers use colour in response to the amount of natural light available in each room


The secret of energy conservation inside a ‘wrapped’ mews

Sanya Polescuk Architects are old hands at designing stunning contemporary mews conversions, creating cleverly remodelled rooms flooded with natural light


French TV talk to London Mews Specialist, Lurot Brand, about the Brexit effect

James Robinson, General Manager of mews property agency, Lurot Brand, speaks to Canal+ TV France about the effect the EU Referendum result has had on the sale of property in London, in particular, London mews properties


What we are seeing in the mews streets

Mews homes in London, often referred to as hidden gems, are tucked away in virtually traffic-free cul-de-sacs and picturesque lanes. They are normally freehold houses for flat money located in the best part of London. For these reasons Lurot Brand has been specialising in the sale and letting of these wonderful properties through ‘bear’ and […]


Undecided about a mews? Why not try before you buy

If you have been considering whether or not to buy a London mews property, here’s an idea that may help you decide


Imagine yourself at home in this stylish mews house

With daylight pouring in from carefully-placed roof lights, clever screening of open-plan areas, use of mirrors to reflect natural light and design features that flow with the shape of the room, it’s a pleasure to view housetohome


Mewsings on what makes a great mews home

Bold colours, a profusion of pots, iron balconies, colourful window boxes


Downsizing with a lot of upsides

If your children have flown the nest for uni, a sunny gap year or to move in with friends, you may be wondering if you really need a large family home. There are many advantages to downsizing. If you love saving money, energy, resources and enjoy saving time on maintenance – these are just a […]


What makes selling a mews house special?

If you own a mews house, you’ll already know what makes it special. Venture through an archway here or down a cobbled lane there and you will find, amidst the rush of the Capital, the peaceful prettiness that is the iconic London mews.


Mews homes – Traditional yet comfortably modern!

If a classic residence with modern luxury appeals, consider a London mews


Looking for a fairy-tale London home? A Victorian mews will fulfil your dreams

For a picturesque home in the heart of prime Central London, we recommend viewing a Victorian mews


Why creatives can’t get enough of mews living

“Enclosed within quiet courtyards along cobbled streets, mews homes offer a laidback, offbeat lifestyle particularly appealing to creatives. The more unique the better. Read on for a glimpse of why creatives are fascinated by mews.”


London Mews – Pretty as a picture in prime locations

Tucked away behind old brick archways and narrow ivy-draped entrances, London’s mews streets are sought-after by celebrities, A-listers and creatives, charmed at the notion of living in a mews property, hidden from the public eye yet, in the heart of the city


Mews – London’s charming traffic-free havens!

If living in a traffic-free area in prime Central London appeals, we recommend looking to buy or rent a mews house


Soaring rental yields and mews house prices – Mews streets that pay best

Did you know some of London’s historic mews lanes command higher sale and rental prices than their better known neighbouring roads


Fascinating Stories Lurk Behind London’s Period Mews Houses

“If only walls could talk! What fascinating stories London’s iconic mews would tell. Originally stables with staff quarters above them, these tranquil properties were owned by England’s wealthiest families. When the usage of horse-drawn carriages dwindled, they were converted into elegant residences sought-after by people looking for a unique lifestyle in the heart of the […]


Period mews in London; Picturesque and practical

You may be surprised to learn that the bustling, destination city of London, sought-after by professionals and tourists, has a quiet, gentle side to it; evident in its tranquil hidden streets lined with Georgian and Victorian mews homes


London Mews: Trendy, upmarket property in quiet streets with smart postcodes

Once the staff quarters and stables owned by wealthy aristocrats, mews properties are now seen as trendy living spaces


Mews Homes – the popular residential choice of celebrities

Set back from cobbled streets, London’s mews properties were originally stables and staff quarters


Live in a mews if you want tranquility in the heart of London

One rarely associates the word “tranquil” with the dynamic business and tourist hub of London

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