Fodor's Expert Review Lamb House

Rye Historic Home

Something about Lamb House, an early-18th-century dwelling, attracts writers. The novelist Henry James lived here from 1898 to 1916, while E. F. Benson, one-time mayor of Rye and author of the witty Lucia novels (written in the 1920s and 1930s), was a later resident. The ground-floor rooms contain some of James's furniture and personal belongings.

Historic Home

Quick Facts

West St.
Rye, East Sussex  TN31 7ES, England

01580-762334

www.nationaltrust.org.uk/lamb-house

Sight Details:
Rate Includes: £7.90, Closed Nov.–Feb. and Wed. and Thurs. in Mar.–Oct.

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