Ruins of Sedgwick Castle, Moated site, Nuthurst - Horsham

Ruinous moated medieval castle. The exposed parts of this structure are in a very poor state of repair and continue to deteriorate. A conservation strategy has been agreed but needs to be implemented to enable the monument to be conserved and maintained.

Ruins of Sedgwick Castle, Moated site, Nuthurst - Horsham
© Historic England

Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: Medieval moated site at Sedgwick Castle
  • Heritage Category: Scheduled Monument
  • List Entry Number: 1009579
  • Local Planning Authority: Horsham
  • Site Type: Defence > Castle


  • Building Name: Ruins of Sedgwick Castle
  • County: West Sussex
  • District / Borough: Horsham
  • Parish: Nuthurst
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Horsham
  • Region: South East

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Building or structure
  • Condition: Poor
  • Occupancy / Use: Not applicable
  • Priority: C - Slow decay; no solution agreed
  • Previous Priority: C
  • Ownership: Private, multiple owners
  • Designation: Scheduled Monument, RPG grade II