History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Old Buckhurst, the Gateway to the North West of the House

A Grade II Listed Building in Withyham, East Sussex

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.


Latitude: 51.0955 / 51°5'43"N

Longitude: 0.1269 / 0°7'36"E

OS Eastings: 549030

OS Northings: 135057

OS Grid: TQ490350

Mapcode National: GBR LNV.8WQ

Mapcode Global: FRA C647.C7T

Entry Name: Old Buckhurst, the Gateway to the North West of the House

Listing Date: 26 November 1953

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1028066

English Heritage Legacy ID: 296884

Location: Withyham, Wealden, East Sussex, TN7

County: East Sussex

District: Wealden

Civil Parish: Withyham

Traditional County: Sussex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Sussex

Church of England Parish: Withyham St Michael and All Angels

Church of England Diocese: Chichester

Find accommodation in

Listing Text

1. 5208
Old Buckhurst, the gateway to the north-west of the house
TQ 43 NE 5/132


The original home of the Sackville family stood here before they moved to Knole in Kent. This was built for Sir Richard Sackville before and comprised a complete courtyard. The principal remains of this comprise a stone gateway with a higher stair turret. Carriage archway through ground floor with four centred head. Two tiers of three light windows above on inner side. Flanking buttresses with finials. Castellated parapet. Part of the remaining house was pulled down in the early C17 and the materials used to build Sackville College at East Grinstead.

Listing NGR: TQ4903035057

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.