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Location address: United Kingdom, Richmond-upon-Thames
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Pembroke Lodge is a Grade II listed Georgian mansion in Richmond Park, London. It is located on high ground with views across the Thames valley to Windsor and Surrey. It has eleven acres (45,000 m²) of beautifully landscaped grounds, including King Henry’s Mound.
Mathematician Bertrand Russell’s mother died in 1874 of diptheria, when Bertrand was only 2 years old. 2 years later, his father died of bronchitis. Him and his brother Franks were placed in the care of their grandparents, who lived at Pembroke Lodge.