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Malthus' Summerhouse by Swimming Pool, at Haileybury and Imperial Service College

A Grade II Listed Building in Hertford Heath, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.7792 / 51°46'45"N

Longitude: -0.0303 / 0°1'48"W

OS Eastings: 535982

OS Northings: 210786

OS Grid: TL359107

Mapcode National: GBR KBZ.K4H

Mapcode Global: VHGPP.FJCX

Plus Code: 9C3XQXH9+MV

Entry Name: Malthus' Summerhouse by Swimming Pool, at Haileybury and Imperial Service College

Listing Date: 30 September 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1078781

English Heritage Legacy ID: 355858

Location: Hertford Heath, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG13

County: Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Hertford Heath

Built-Up Area: Hertford Heath

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Great Amwell with St Margaret's

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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TL 3510 (east side)
Hertford Heath
14/22 Malthus' Summerhouse
by swimming pool,
at Haileybury and
Imperial Service College


Summerhouse. Early C19. A small timber framed octagonal
building, boarded at rear, on stucco plinth with pointed slate
roof and small finial. Facing E down the pool, with 3 segmental
arcaded faces on fluted pilasters with moulded caps. Centre open
up 2 steps, sides flush panelled in timber each with small
unglazed rectangular window with moulded architrave. Conical
boarded ceiling.Historic summerhouse formerly in grounds of
Hailey House said to have been used by Rev. T R Malthus when
writing his 'Essay on Population'. Moved into bath enclosure
1936 (Blunt (1966) 8, 28).

Listing NGR: TL3598210786

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