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Document Number:0512084
Title:Counterpart Lease
Date:03 July 1877
For Sale:52.00
Good consistent with age.
Parchment : 1 sheet 60cm x 71cm with 1 wax seal, 1 signature, revenue stamp and plan of the property.
Summary of contents:
William SHARP of Warrington, Lancashire. Gentleman.
John RUSSELL of Warrington, Lancashire.

William Sharp is granting a 999 year lease on property in Warrington to John Russell at a rent of 17 per annum. It consists of a plot of 1966 square yards to the North of the junction of Norman Street and Chorley Street. John Russell undertakes to build a good substantial house (or houses) on the plot with "a clear yearly value of at least double the said rent".

The plan shows a similar adjacent plot which is also subject to a lease between the same two parties.
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