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Brief description of site

The Coolhurst estate lies to the south east of Horsham town, and borders the southern edge of St. Leonard's Forest of which it was a part. Today the main house is in private occupation and the walled garden developed into housing.

Brief history of site

The site has an 18th-century deer park, altered in the early-19th-century. The house was substantially re-built in 1833, with lawns and pleasure grounds developed at the same time.

Location information:

Address: Manor Lane, RH13 6PL

Locality: Near Horsham

Local Authorities:

West Sussex; Horsham; Colgate

Historical County: Sussex

OS Landranger Map Sheet Number: 198 Grid Ref: TQ195297
Latitude: 51.0542 Longitude: -0.296369

Key information:

Form of site: deer park

Purpose of site: Ornamental

Context or principal building: house

Main period of development: 18th century

Survival: Part: standing remains

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