The Victorian writer and social reformeer , Thomas Carlyle inspired Dickens and the Pre-Raphaelites. He and his wife Jane were sort of Victorian celebrities. The house's interiors have been kept as they were in the 1850's. Jane's accounts of her daily liife are priceless.
It is a national trust property. Admission £5.20 if you are not a member but also freee for Art Fund members.
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