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Brief description of site

This is a municipal park in the town centre of Bognor Regis. It has been recently restored.

Brief history of site

Hotham Park was built by Sir Richard Hotham, founder of Bognor extended village. In 1947, the estate was bought by Arun District Council as a amenity park for the people of Bognor.

Location information:

Address: High Street/London Rd, , PO21 1HS

Locality: Bognor Regis

Local Authorities:

West Sussex; Arun; Bognor Regis

Historical County: Sussex

OS Landranger Map Sheet Number: 197 Grid Ref: SZ939995
Latitude: 50.7875 Longitude: -0.669272

Visitor facilities

Opening contact details:

This is a municipal site for general public use. Please see:
http://www.arun.gov.uk/cgi-bin/buildpage.pl?mysql=4599#Hotham

Key information:

Form of site: public park

Purpose of site: urban park

Context or principal building: parks, gardens and urban spaces

Site first created: 1786 to 1947

Main period of development: Mid 20th century

Survival: Extant

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