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Brief description of site

The principal building is a restored Wealden tiled cottage. The owners initiated the garden in the early-1970s and have continued to develop it. The garden is informal in style and surrounds the house. There are many mixed herbaceous borders, sweeping lawns and brick paths. Large trees are few. There is also a water garden.

Brief history of site

The gardens was initiated in the early-1970s.

Location information:

Address: Tollwood Road, Mount Pleasant, Crowborough, TN6 2ND

Locality: Crowborough, East Sussex

Local Authorities:

East Sussex; Wealden; Crowborough

Historical County: Sussex

OS Landranger Map Sheet Number: 199 Grid Ref: TQ530295
Latitude: 51.0445 Longitude: 0.181189

Key information:

Form of site: garden

Purpose of site: ornamental garden

Context or principal building: cottage

Site Style : informal

Site first created: 1970 to 2008

Main period of development: Late 20th century

Survival: Unknown

Site Size (Hectares): 0.8

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