It was built in 1611 by robert cecil 1st earl of salisbury who was one of elizabeth i s most important advisors. The visitor facilities at hatfield house can from time to time be disrupted due to maintenance filming or preparations for major events.
Hatfield house is the home of the 7th marquess and marchioness of salisbury and their family.
Hatfield house. Okay it s a plaque marking the spot where the oak tree used to be. I tried to follow the map but there were a couple of times when i seemed to end up in the wrong place. View all hotels near hatfield house on tripadvisor.
Please refer to the events page for details of current scheduled events. 2 reviews of hatfield house hatfield house is a beautiful jacobean house and gardens in a countryside setting. Hotels near hatfield house.
See 1 053 reviews articles and 740 photos of hatfield house ranked no 1 on tripadvisor among 18 attractions in hatfield. 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 1st earl of salisbury and chief minister to king james i and has been the home of the cecil family ever since. Out on the grounds is an oak tree which marks the spot where elizabeth first heard of her ascension to the throne.
Although the house itself was closed the gardens and woodlands surrounding it gave me plenty of wandering time. 0 25 mi lawn house 1 17 mi premier inn hatfield hotel 5 29 mi fleuchary house no. It is a prime example of jacobean architectu.
Book your tickets online for hatfield house hatfield. Hatfield house is a great place for those who love walking. Cecil used material from the old palace part of which is still standing today to build the present house.
29 3 59 mi christmas cottage 1 38 mi beales hatfield hotel. Hatfield house great north rd hatfield al9 5ae. Hatfield house in hertfordshire just 21 miles north of london is a fine jacobean house and garden in a spectacular countryside setting.
Ticket holders are able to enter the park in their vehicles via station lodge al9 5ae located directly opposite hatfield railway station on the a1000 great north road in order to park closer to the event site. Station lodge is usually a pedestrian only entrance but for this event it will be. Browse photos see new properties get open house info and research neighborhoods on trulia.
20 homes for sale in hatfield pa. Whilst every effort to minimise disruption will be made we reserve the right to close re schedule or withdraw the visitor facilities. It s also home to the royal palace of hatfield which is where elizabeth i grew up.