Osborne House, East Cowes, Isle of Wight

Osborne House, East Cowes, Isle of Wight
Photograph taken 2006 © Historic England Archive Photo Library ref: J060201

View from the Upper Terrace looking South towards the Pavilion, Main Wing and Clock Tower. Queen Victoria and Prince Albert bought Osborne House as a private retreat and greatly extended it. The present house developed in the Italianate style between 1845-51 and was designed by Prince Albert and Thomas Cubitt. This property is now in the care of English Heritage (2010). Find out more.


Isle of Wight East Cowes


Victorian (1837 - 1901)


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