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Sources of information

'Capability Brown's Account with Drummonds Bank, 1753-1783'

Willis, Peter 'Capability Brown's Account with Drummonds Bank, 1753-1783' (Architectural History volume 27, 1984) 382-91

The Houblon Family: Its Story and Times (Volume 2)

Lady Alice Archer Houblon The Houblon Family: Its Story and Times (Volume 2) (London: Archibald Constable and Company, Ltd, 1907) 71, 103, 110

The Last Forest : The story of Hatfield Forest

Rackham, A. The Last Forest : The story of Hatfield Forest (London, JM Dent, 1989) 130, 237

The Shell House, Hatfield Forest

Musson, J. The Shell House, Hatfield Forest (London: Country Life, 1998) 48-50

Contributor or Recorder Dr. Christopher Connell