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Handel House Museum
Handel House Museum

Handel House Museum, 25 Brook Street, London, W1K 4HB

0.12km

18th century period townhouse, home of baroque composer George Frideric HandelRead more

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Spencer House, London
Spencer House

Spencer House, London, 27 Saint James's Place, London, SW1A 1NR

0.55km

18th-century mansion with restored state rooms and gardenRead more

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Apsley House
Apsley House

Apsley House, 149 Piccadilly, London, W1J 7NT

0.59km

Operated by English Heritage, also known as Wellington Museum, home of The Duke of Wellington, significant...Read more

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Clarence House
Clarence House

Clarence House, London, SW1A 1BA

0.65km

Official residence of The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of CornwallRead more

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Buckingham Palace
Buckingham Palace

Buckingham Palace, London, SW1A 1AA

0.75km

Official London residence of the British monarch, public tours of the state rooms, includes Queen's Gallery and Royal...Read more

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Queen's Gallery
Queen's Gallery

Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace Road, London, SW1A 1AA

0.85km

Exhibitions of items from the Royal Collection, located at Buckingham PalaceRead more

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Benjamin Franklin House
Benjamin Franklin House

Benjamin Franklin House, 36 Craven Street, London, WC2N 5NF

1.02km

18th-century house where Benjamin Franklin lived for 16 years, exhibits on his life, science activitiesRead more

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Banqueting House, Whitehall
Banqueting House, Whitehall

Banqueting House, Whitehall, Whitehall, Westminster, London, SW1A 2ER

1.06km

17th century ornate building used for entertaining, designed by Inigo Jones, only remaining component of the Palace...Read more

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Jewel Tower
Jewel Tower

Jewel Tower, Abingdon Street, London, SW1P 3JX

1.29km

Operated by English Heritage, one of only two surviving sections of the mediaeval royal Palace of Westminster,...Read more

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Charles Dickens Museum
Charles Dickens Museum

Charles Dickens Museum, 48 Doughty Street, London, WC1N 2LX

1.59km

Mid-19th century period house with original papers, furniture and items relating to author Charles DickensRead more

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Lambeth Palace
Lambeth Palace

Lambeth Palace, London, SE1 7JU

1.63km

Tours of the official London residence of the Archbishop of CanterburyRead more

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Dr Johnson's House
Dr Johnson's House

Dr Johnson's House, 17 Gough Square, London, EC4A 3DE

1.72km

18th-century townhouse home of 18th-century English writer Samuel JohnsonRead more

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Carlyle's House
Carlyle's House

Carlyle's House, Carlyle's House, London, SW3

2.12km

Operated by the National Trust, Victorian period townhouse home of historian and philosopher Thomas CarlyleRead more

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18 Stafford Terrace
Stafford Terrace

18 Stafford Terrace, 18 Stafford Terrace, London, W8 7BH

2.23km

Also known as Linley Sambourne House, home of the Victorian Punch cartoonist Edward Linley Sambourne, features much...Read more

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Mansion House, London
Mansion House

Mansion House, London, Walbrook, London, EC4N 8BH

2.51km

Guided tours of the public rooms of the official residence of the Lord Mayor of the City of London, includes city...Read more

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Freud Museum
Freud Museum

Freud Museum, 20 Maresfield Gardens, London, NW3 5SX

2.84km

Home of Dr. Sigmund Freud, features his study, exhibits on his life and works, collection of Ancient Egyptian...Read more

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575 Wandsworth Road
575 Wandsworth Road

575 Wandsworth Road, 575 Wandsworth Road, London, SW8 3JD

2.91km

Operated by the National Trust, 18th century terrace house with interiors designed by Kenyan poet and civil...Read more

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FAQs about Mayfair and Historic Houses in London


If you are travelling to Mayfair by tube you are spoilt for choice in terms of tube lines and tube stations to choose from.



Oxford Street borders four different districts of London, Soho, Fitzrovia, Marylebone, and Mayfair .



Oxford Street is located in the borough of Westminster in central London.

Oxford Street can be considered to form part of the districts of Fitzrovia, Soho and Mayfair .



Berkeley Square is located in the London district of Mayfair , one of the most exclusive districts in London.

The nearest tube station is Green Park.



Mayfair is located in what is commonly known as the West End in central London.



The main areas in London for the best London clubs are Mayfair and Soho. Shoreditch and East London are becoming increasing popular too.


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Blue Plaques in London

Boundary Line Stone Plaque - 165 The Boundary Line / St.P.P. extends / 35ft 6 ins eastwards / xxx the face of this st xxx / 1853
Frédéric Chopin Blue Plaque - Fryderyk Chopin 1810-1849 gave his first London concert in this house June 23 1848
Joshua Reynolds Brown Plaque - Sir Joshua Reynolds 1723-1792 portrait painter lived and died in a house on this site
Nellie Melba Blue Plaque - Dame Nellie Melba 1861-1931 Operatic Soprano resided here in 1906
John Betjeman Blue Plaque - Betjeman Centenary  2nd September 2006  Chiltern Railways dedicate this plaque to the memory of   Sir John Betjeman  poet and friend of the railways  1906 - 1984
George Alexander Blue Plaque - Sir George Alexander 1858-1918 actor manager lived here

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