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Document Number:0902018
Title:Lease
Date:26 July 1875
For Sale:35.00
Condition:
Good consistent with age
Description:
Paper : 4 sheets 37cm x 24cm with 2 signatures, revenue stamp, and small outline of the property.
Summary of contents:
PARTIES
Arthur Henry Turner NEWCOMEN of Kirkleatham Hall, Parish of Kirkleatham, Yorkshire. Esquire.
John THWAITES of Coatham, Parish of Kirkleatham, Yorkshire. Builder.

SUBJECT
Arthur Newcomen is granting a lease on a plot of land in Coatham to John Thwaites for 99 years at a rent of 1/13/4d per annum. The lease is also "in consideration of the erection of a dwelling house by John Thwaites on the parcel of ground".

The plot lies on the North side of Coatham High Street. We are told that a similar plot lying to the West has already been leased to John Thwaites, and an agreement on a lease on similar land to the East has also been agreed.

Closely written on 6 sides in beutifully clear handwriting. First sheet watermarked 1875.
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