Streat Place, Lewes, England
Record Id: 5554
This site is NOT open to public.
Brief description of site
The site has an Elizabethan manor house with earlier components. The property is set in informal grounds. Features include a gravelled drive flanked by mature beech trees, topiary, parterre, specimen trees and woodlands.
Brief history of site
The site has an Elizabethan manor house with some parts of earlier origin. The Streat estate was built up by degrees by W. Dobell during the first half of the 17th century.
Address: Streat, East Sussex, BN6 8RX
East Sussex; Lewes; Streat
Historical County: Sussex
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Form of site: garden
Purpose of site: ornamental garden
Context or principal building: manor house
Site Style : informal
Main period of development: Early 17th century
Survival: Part: standing remains
Site Size (Hectares): 6