Catalogue description Valuation of Bodiam Castle and manor and of Broomham manor preparatory to its purchase by Sir Nicholas Tufton from [John] Levett

This record is held by East Sussex Record Office

Details of AMS5691/7/1
Reference: AMS5691/7/1
Title: Valuation of Bodiam Castle and manor and of Broomham manor preparatory to its purchase by Sir Nicholas Tufton from [John] Levett
Description:

The valuation, which includes the royalties of Bodiam fair, allows Tufton until Michaelmas term to accept the bargain in which case Levett will return any part payment retaining 8% 'for consideration'

 

Levett acknowledges a judgement in £150 to William Wallis esq [? recte Waller] and statute staples to Mr John and Mr Thomas Sackvill

Date: 19 Jun 1623
Related material:

[For a description of the document by Lord Curzon in the context of the sale by Levett, Thomas Dyke and William Waller of their respective interests, see his Bodiam Castle, pp37-39]

Held by: East Sussex Record Office, not available at The National Archives
Language: English

Have you found an error with this catalogue description?

Help with your research