Osterley House and Gardens – A Little Piece of Paradise...

Jul 10, 2015 by

There aren’t many National Trust properties you can get to by tube, and Osterley has everything you could ask for; historic house, beautiful gardens and a great tea shop, situated, not, uncommonly in the former stables. If you’re only in London for a few days, why not take a break from the crowds and enjoy a relaxing day exploring the Robert Adam (mostly) designed house, set within x acres of grounds, which include a Tudor walled garden, lake and masses of space to find a secret corner of your own. There is even a volleyball net and football goals, if you feel in need of some energetic activity.¬†Beneath the 250 year old cedars there are¬†deckchairs, irresistible for a little snooze on a sunny day. Not just any deckchairs either, I was delighted to see...

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