Syon House, Isleworth, London: the south front

RIBApix ref no RIBA26561
Artist/PhotographerSmith, Edwin (1912-1971)
CountryUK: England
CityLondon
Subject Date1540
Image Date1959
ViewExterior
StyleTudor
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceESP/LON/921 (ESB5658)
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Edwin Smith / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The Duke of Somerset, to whom Syon was granted in 1547, was responsible for the conversion of the monastic buildings into a Tudor mansion in substantially the form of the present house. The interiors were remodelled by Robert Adam for the 1st Duke of Northumberland in the 1760s.

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country houses