The House from a 1908 postcard
Alfred, Lord Tennyson, from a 1909 postcard.
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 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 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