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Brief description of site

The house was re-built in the late-18th-century, and the grounds were landscaped at the same time. The house was demolished after 1936. Mid-20th-century additions to the garden have altered the character considerably. Earlier features which have been retained include a 16th-century yew hedge, elm trees and two ponds.

Location information:

Address: Ringmer, BN8 5EW

Locality: East Sussex

Local Authorities:

East Sussex; Lewes; Ringmer

Historical County: Sussex

OS Landranger Map Sheet Number: 198 Grid Ref: TQ446126
Latitude: 50.8948 Longitude: 0.0547338

Key information:

Form of site: garden

Purpose of site: ornamental garden

Context or principal building: retirement home

Main period of development: Late 18th century

Survival: Part: standing remains

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