DiCamillo Companion

Aldworth House

  • Built / Designed For: Alfred, Lord Tennyson

    House & Family History: Tennyson died at Aldworth on October 6, 1892 with a book of Shakespeare in his hand. During World War II the house was requisitioned by the British Admiralty and used as a convalescent home. In September of 2008 Aldworth, together with 12 acres, was listed for sale for £10 million .

  • House Listed: Grade I

    Park Listed: Not Listed

  • Past Seat / Home of: Alfred, Lord Tennyson, 1869-92; Hallam Tennyson, 1892-1921. His Highness Sir Sayaji Rao Gaekwar of Baroda, early 20th century.

    Current Ownership Type: Individual / Family Trust

    Primary Current Ownership Use: Private Home

  • House Open to Public: No

    Historic Houses Member: No