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The CM5s run $1500/pair new. They are not really designed to be wall mounted (rear-ported) but they could be with the right mounts and distance from the wall. The B&W 685s can be wall-mounted and are cheaper at $650/pair. Those KEFs you are considering are definitely worth the auditioning time.
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