Monday, 2 June 2014

CURZON STREET, London


CURZON STREET is located within the Mayfair district of London. 


It's inhabitants have included Benjamim Disraeli, who twice served as prime Minister.


During World War II Leconfield House at the corner of South Audley Street with an address on Curzon Street, became the home of the UK secret service known as MI5.


Oscar Wilde mentions Curzon Street in three of his works: in The Picture of Dorian Gray, Lord Henry Wotton lives on Curzon Street, and in Lady Windermere's Fan, the notorious Mrs. Erlynne lives at 84A Curzon Street, and in An Ideal Husband, Lord Goring lives on Curzon Street.






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