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Chiswick is pronounced 'Chizzick'.

Chiswick House EH ½ mile

An 18th century Palladian style villa designed by Lord Burlington to emulate the style and elegance of ancient Rome. The house is set in Italianate gardens filled with classical temples, statues and obelisks. The Conservatory in the Gardens is home to the oldest collection of camellias in Britain, with a Camellia Show in March, see CHGT website. An exhibition and video tell the story of the House, Gardens and Lord Burlington. Café in Gardens. Tel. 020 8995 0508. Free admission to Gardens, open all year.
Open Apr-Oct, MWThFSSu & BH 1000-1700. Mar, SSu 1000-1600 during Camellia Show (see website).
www.english-heritage.org.uk | www.chgt.org.uk

Hogarth's House ¾ mile

This late 17th century house was the country home of William Hogarth, the famous artist, satirist and social reformer between 1749 and his death in 1764. Engravings and memorabilia. Garden. Tel. 020 8994 6757.
Open TWThFSSu 1200-1700.

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