London’s stately homes: Kenwood, Chiswick and Ham House

Cherry Garden, Ham House, Richmond, London’s stately homes
Cherry garden at Ham House with santolina and lavender with clipped topiary, restored to a 1671 design. Credit: National Trust Images/John Miller

Better known for its royal palaces, London also boasts some great houses that provide a glimpse into the city’s aristocratic past. Here are some of the most magnificent of London’s stately homes

In the latest issue of BRITAIN, we take a tour round some of London’s stately homes and find glorious gardens and opulent interiors abound.

From the Georgian grandeur of Osterley Park to the wealth of art and classical interiors of Syon Park, each of these venues makes for a fantastic day out.

Don’t believe us? Well click through the gallery of images to see for yourself or check out the full feature in Volume 85 Issue 5 of BRITAIN.

Alternatively, see our roundup of the 25 best stately homes in Britain.