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Marble Hill House

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  • Chinoiserie wallpaper
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A day out at Marble Hill is a real treat as this beautiful Palladian villa is set in 66 acres of outstanding riverside parkland near Richmond  in West London.
Marble Hill was built for the remarkable Henrietta Howard, mistress of King George II when he was Prince of Wales, and friend and confidante of some of the cleverest men in England. The house and gardens were intended as an Arcadian retreat from crowded 18th-century London. Its grand interiors have been exquisitely restored and recreated and include a fine collection of early Georgian paintings. There can be few places in England which better recall the atmosphere of fashionable Georgian life.

Don't Miss

  • The unique ambience of this fashionable Georgian villa 
  • The handpainted Chinese wallpaper in the dining parlour
  • The portrait of Henrietta, mistress of King George II

Events At Marble Hill House

  • Creating Wild Flower Meadows

    Wed 27 Aug 2014

    Discover native wildflower species, how to identify them, their ecology and how to manage them.

  • Serendipity

    Sat 30 - Sun 31 Aug 2014

    Join The Marble Hill Society as they present two performances of this unique conversation drama featuring Henrietta Howard and Horace Walpole in the Great Room at Marble Hill.

  • Family Tour of Marble Hill House

    Sat 13 Sep 2014

    Bring the little ones and explore this fascinating home! Full of interesting stories to keep little ears entertained, this tour is designed especially for families wanting to enjoy Marble Hill House together.

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Richmond Road, Twickenham, London - TW1 2NL (Directions)


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