Lamb House

Historic Buildings

Title: Lamb House
Description: A number of famous people have lived at Lamb House since it was built for James Lamb in 1723. He became mayor that year and went on to hold the position thirteen times and his son, twenty. Henry James the author lived here between 1899 and 1977 (a number of his personal items can be seen) and later a second author, Edward Frederic Benson, took up residence.

Address: West Street, , Rye, East Sussex
Post Code: TN31 7ES