Syon House

/ (ˈsaɪən) /

  1. a mansion near Brentford in London: originally a monastery, rebuilt in the 16th century, altered by Inigo Jones in the 17th century, and by Robert Adam in the 18th century; seat of the Dukes of Northumberland; gardens laid out by Capability Brown

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How to use Syon House in a sentence

  • At Syon House there is a fountain in which a lead figure forms the jet deau.

    Leadwork | W. R. Lethaby
  • The tallest specimens I have seen are at Syon House, about 70 feet high.

    Trees. A Woodland Notebook | Herbert Maxwell