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Carlyle's House, Chelsea

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Carlyle's House, Chelsea
London, Greater London, England
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A few steps from the Albert Bridge and the River Thames, in the heart of elegant Chelsea, is Cheyne Walk. At 24 Cheyne Walk is an unassuming Queen Anne house, where writer and historian Thomas Carlyle, the 'Sage of Chelsea', lived for 47 years. The interior is preserved much as it was when Carlyle and his wife Jane welcomed the leading lights of Victorian society here. The house is now owned by the National Trust.

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