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Brief description of site

Brickwall has late-17th- or early-18th-century formal gardens of about 4 hectares which were restored in the late-19th and early-20th centuries. The site, which includes a further 41 hectares of parkland and woodland, now forms the garden of a college.

Brief history of site

Brickwall is first mentioned in connection with a sale in 1491.

Location information:

Address: Brickwall, Northiam, Rye, East Sussex, TN31 6NL

Locality: Northiam

Local Authorities:

East Sussex; Rother; Northiam

Historical County: Sussex

OS Landranger Map Sheet Number: 199 Grid Ref: TQ834235
Latitude: 50.9817 Longitude: 0.611376


East of A28, north of Hastings

Key information:

Form of site: formal garden

Purpose of site: Ornamental

Context or principal building: college

Site first created: Before 1491

Main period of development: Late 17th century

Survival: Part: ground/below ground level remains

Site Size (Hectares): 45

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