The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
Hog House  Hog House Lane  High Street  Buxted  

Books and other documents
PublishedTitle, author and references
1835The History, Antiquities and Topography of the County of Sussex by Thomas Walker Horsfield, F.S.A.p. 365
1870A Compendious History of Sussex - Volume I. by Mark Antony Lower, M.A.p. 93
1929Buxted The Beautiful by K. H. Macdermott ⇒ p. 1; p. 23; p. 45

Historical records

1581HistoryHogge HouseBuxted The Beautiful
On the north side of Hogge House is a cast from plaque with a hog in relief upon it and the date, 1581, underneath. This is a rebus on the name of the great iron founder who built the house and no doubt lived in it till his death in 1585.

1588HistoryHogge HouseBuxted The Beautiful
Three years afterwards [1588] the house [Hogge House] was sold by “Thomas Hog of Buxstedd to James Burgess” and the deed of conveyance (dated 30th Elizabeth) bears this endorsement:“In this house lived ralp Hog who at the then furnace at Buxted cast the first cannon that was cast in England.”

1785Hogge HouseHogge House, Buxted by Samuel Hieronymus GrimmSamuel Hieronymus Grimm, topographical artistThe Burrell Collection

6th Jun 1841CensusWilliam Huggett, M, Head, age 30 to 34; occupation: gardenerWilliam Huggett, gardenerHog House1841 Census
Buxted, Sussex
Matilda Huggett, F, [Wife], age 27Matilda Huggett
Annisee Parrey, F, age 8Annisee Parrey

6th Jun 1841CensusJames Friend, M, Head, age 55 to 59, born Sussex; occupation: farm labourerJames Friend, farm labourerHog House1841 Census
Buxted, Sussex

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation: gardenerWilliam Huggett, gardenerHog House1851 Census
Buxted, Sussex
WifeMatilda Huggett
NieceArmine Parsey

30th Mar 1851CensusHead; occupation: farm bailiffWilliam Ashby, farm bailiffHog House1851 Census
Buxted, Sussex
WifeJane Ashby [Cottington]
Son; occupation: farm labourerAlfred Ashby, brewer's clerk

1874Directory entryCox Robert, gardener, Hog houseHog housePost Office Directory

c 1875Buxted, Sussex - c 1875Part of the 6 inch to 1 mile map of Sussex produced in 1875 by Ordnance SurveyHog House

3rd Apr 1881CensusAnthony Killick, M, Head, single, age 51, born Withyham; occupation: farm bailiffAnthony Killick, farm bailiffHog House Buxted1881 Census
Buxted, Sussex
Henry J. Killick, M, Son, age 14, born Rotherfield; occupation: scholarHenry John Killick
Ann Smith, F, Housekeeper, married, age 24, born Uckfield; occupation: housekeeperAnn Smith

3rd Apr 1881CensusHenry C. Princess, M, Head, married, age 31, born Staffordshire; occupation GardenerHenry C. PrincessHog House Buxted1881 Census
Buxted, Sussex
Emma Princess, F, Wife, married, age 26, born StaffordshireEmma Princess
Edith Jane Princess, F, Daughter, single, age 2, born BuxtedEdith Jane Princess
Thomas W. Jones, M, Nephew, single, age 5, born Staffordshire; occupation: scholarThomas W. Jones

1882Directory entryMuddle Richard, farm bailiff to the Right Hon. W. H. B. Portman, Hog houseHog houseKelly's Directory

1882Directory entryPrinsep Henry Chads, gardener to the Right Hon. W. H. B. Portman, Hog houseHog houseKelly's Directory

1888Directory entryPrinsep, Henry C., gardener, Hog houseHog houseBrooker's Guide

5th Apr 1891CensusRichard Muddle, M, Head, married, age 62; occupation: farm bailiffRichard MuddleHog House1891 Census
Buxted, Sussex
Catharine Muddle, F, Wife, married, age 42Catharine Muddle [Peckham]
Thomas Muddle, M, Son, single, age 18; occupation: groomThomas Muddle
Clara Muddle, F, Daughter, single, age 7Clara Muddle
Catharine Muddle, F, Daughter, age 6Catharine Muddle
Emma Muddle, F, Daughter, age 2Emma Muddle

5th Apr 1891CensusHenry Princep, M, Head, married, age 41, born Staffordshire; occupation GardenerHenry PrincepHog House1891 Census
Buxted, Sussex
Jane Emma Princep, F, Wife, married, age 37, born Easington, StaffordshireJane Emma Princep
Emma Princep, F, Daughter, age 9, born Buxted, SussexEmma Princep
Lane Edith Princep, F, Daughter, age 12, born Buxted, SussexLane Edith Princep
Frank Princep, M, Nephew, age 16, born Liverpool, LancashireFrank Princep
John Batchelar, M, Visitor, married, age 36, born Uckfield, Sussex, occupation: clerk in holy ordersJohn Batchelar
Louisa Batchelor, F, Visitor, married, age 47, born Hertford, HertfordshireLouisa Batchelor
Edith Ellen Andrews, F, Visitor, single, age 24, born Hertford, HertfordshireEdith Ellen Andrews

1904Hogg HouseHogg House, BuxtedPrivate collection

1927The Hogg HouseThe Hogg House, Buxted photographed by A. Causley, BuxtedPrivate collection

c 1929The Hogge House RebusThe Hogge House Rebus, BuxtedBuxted The Beautiful

1930Hogg HouseHogg House, BuxtedPrivate collection

c 1935Hogge HouseHogge House, BuxtedBuxted The Beautiful

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