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History of House and Gardens

Charlton House is one of the finest examples of Jacobean architecture in England. When it was built, in 1607, the area was rural, with Charlton Village being a tiny hamlet.

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  • It's a privilege to be able to involve and enhance this exquisite Jacobean mansion. The friends are dedicated to making this wonderful building even more desirable and maintain its position within the Charlton community. The staff are supremely dedicated and we and the friends try to assist in all aspects of their work.

    Jonathan Dare - Friends of Charlton House