|~~ Your FamilyChest Document ~~|
|Date:||20 July 1860|
|Condition : Good consistent with age, except for many pencil annotations (presumably made by a solicitor at a later date)|
|Parchment : 2 sheets 57cm x 69cm with 2 wax seals, 2 signatures, revenue stamps and a small plan of the property.|
|Summary of contents:|
John Abbott of No.1 Palmerstone Street, Grosvenor Park, Walworth, Surrey, Builder
Job Thomas Niblett of No.20 Gloucester Street, Whites Lane, South Lambeth, Surrey, Builder
Susannah Wood of No.20 Gloucester Street, Whites Lane, South Lambeth, Surrey, Spinster
Susannah Wood is taking a 95-year lease on a house at No.16 Gloucester Street which is on a plot 15ft x 78ft. This is described as one of "a terrace or row of houses in a new street intended to be called Gloucester Street". The rent is £3 per annum.
Susannah Wood is paying £200 to Job Niblett but the rent is paid to John Abbott. It is John Abbott who grants the lease but it is "at the request and by the direction of Job Niblett".
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