Hatfield House photos

If you have any photos, reports or comments from today’s visit to Hatfield House for publication on this website, please send them to malcolm.shs@gmail.com . Many thanks.

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September 2018 Outing

On Friday 14 September 2018 there will be an outing to Hatfield House.

The coach will leave Sudbury Bus Station at 9am. The cost is £14.

Prior booking is essential and may be done at meetings or by contacting our Chairman Barry Wall on 01787 227029.

Wikipedia tells us:

Hatfield House is a country house set in a large park, the Great Park, on the eastern side of the town of Hatfield, Hertfordshire, England. The present Jacobean house, a leading example of the prodigy house, was built in 1611 by Robert Cecil, First Earl of Salisbury and Chief Minister to King James I and has been the home of the Cecil family ever since. It is a prime example of Jacobean architecture. The estate includes extensive grounds and surviving parts of an earlier palace. The house, currently the home of Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, 7th Marquess of Salisbury, is open to the public.

For more information about Hatfield House go to
www.hatfield-house.co.uk/ and en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hatfield_House .