Horsted Place, Uckfield, England
Record Id: 1795
Site is open to the public. Opening may be limited, please check Visitor Information for any restrictions.
Brief description of site
Horsted Place has 19th-century grounds and gardens of 8 hectares overlain by a late-20th-century garden designed by Geoffrey Jellicoe. These are set within a larger landscape of woodland and agricultural land. The house is now a hotel.
Brief history of site
The present house was built by Samuel Daukes for Francis Barchard in 1850. After Lord and Lady Rupert Neville bought the site in 1962, they engaged Sir Geoffrey Jellicoe to alter the house and lay out new gardens.
Address: Horsted Place Hotel, Little Horsted, Uckfield, East Sussex, TN22 5TS
East Sussex; Wealden; Little Horsted
Historical County: Sussex
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On the A26, 2 miles south of Uckfield.
Opening contact details:
The house is now a hotel. Please see:
http://www.horstedplace.co.uk/ or telephone 01 825 750581
Form of site: garden
Purpose of site: ornamental garden
Context or principal building: hotel
Site first created: 1850 to 1962
Main period of development: Late 20th century
Site Size (Hectares): 8