Cranesden, (also known as Cransden), Mayfield, England
Record Id: 5667
This site is NOT open to public.
Brief description of site
The site has an Elizabethan house surrounded by a late-19th century and early-20th century garden and park. Features include an orchard, kitchen garden, two lakes and a chain of ponds.
Brief history of site
On the Ordnance Survey 1st edition map (1813) there is shown a building labelled 'Cransden' with a stream to the south but no indication of a garden or pools. The 1874 Ordnance Survey 6" map shows the development of the land around the house.
Address: Mayfield, East Sussex, TN20 6BD
East Sussex; Wealden; Mayfield and Five
Historical County: Sussex
|OS Landranger Map Sheet Number:||199||Grid Ref:||TQ585263|
Form of site: landscape park
Purpose of site: Ornamental
Context or principal building: house
Site first created: 1813 to 1874
Main period of development: Late 19th century