Buxted Park, Uckfield, England
Record Id: 640
This site is NOT open to public.
Brief description of site
Buxted Park is an 18th-century landscape park and woodland occupying about 168 hectares, with mid-20th century garden development. The site is now used as a hotel.
Brief history of site
A manor house and park were recorded at Buxted in 1299. By the 16th century they had become the property of the Walley family. In 1651 the manor house, together with parkland and an estate, were purchased by Stephen Penkhurst.
Address: Buxted Park, Buxted, East Sussex, TN22 4AY
East Sussex; Wealden; Buxted
Historical County: Sussex
|OS Landranger Map Sheet Number:||198||Grid Ref:||TQ484 228|
Form of site: landscape park
Purpose of site: Ornamental
Context or principal building: hotel
Site first created: Before 1299
Main period of development: 18th century
Site Size (Hectares): 168