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Brief description of site

Rotherfield Hall lies within a park of about 26 hectares. The site has terraced formal gardens laid out in 1897 by Inigo Thomas.

Brief history of site

F Inigo Thomas, an architect, collaborated with Reginald Blomfield, emphasising the importance of the formal garden. The formal gardens at Rotherfield were laid out by Inigo Thomas in 1897, at the same time as the house was extended.

Location information:

Address: Rotherfield Hall, Crowborough, Tunbridge Wells, East Sussex, TN6 3RP

Locality: Royal Tunbridge Wells

Local Authorities:

East Sussex; Wealden; Rotherfield

Historical County: Sussex

OS Landranger Map Sheet Number: 188 Grid Ref: TQ543289
Latitude: 51.0387 Longitude: 0.199464

Key information:

Form of site: formal garden

Purpose of site: Ornamental

Context or principal building: house

Site Style : formal

Site first created: 1897

Main period of development: Late 19th century

Survival: Extant

Site Size (Hectares): 26

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