Wootton Manor

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Wootton Manor is a Jacobean country house in Folkington, East Sussex. The current buildings are situated on the site of a mediaeval manor house.[1] Rupert Gwynne and his wife settled in the house after their marriage in 1905, and later commissioned Detmar Blow to restore and extend the house and add outbuildings.[2] The cookery writer Elizabeth David, and her three sisters, grew up in this house.

It has been listed as Grade II* by English Heritage.[3]


  1. ^ English Heritage
  2. ^ Cooper p 6 (marriage date), p 8 (Blow's work)
  3. ^ Central Building of Wootton Manor - Long Man - East Sussex - England | British Listed Buildings


Coordinates: 50°49′30″N 0°13′16″E / 50.825°N 0.221°E / 50.825; 0.221