Copy. Lease and Release: for £13,920: Rev. Barnard Foord of West Heslerton to Sir Christopher Sykes of Sledmere

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Mansion house in West Heslerton with closes called Stoned Horse Paddock, Great Close, Lakin Close in the Carr, and Cow Pasture alias Freer's Close; allotments in the West Field (51ac. 3r. 24p.; 97ac. 3r.9p.; 41ac. 3r. 24p.) the East Field (4ac.; 4ac.), and the Wold 184ac. 34p.); rents of £13.6.2d.; 2 closes; 4 closes called Houlds alias Houldheads, Danby Close, Windy Close, and part of Great Close and Hard Ing; closes called the Houlds alias Houldheads, East and West Bycott Close; 3 closes; newly built messuage and little close; 2 cottages and garths; 2 messuages and garth; allotments (42ac. 3r.; 10ac. 2r.5p) 54ac. 1r.; 14ac. 3r. 35p.; 14ac. 2r.30p.; 185ac. 20p); and will property of B.F. in East and West Heslerton and Yeddingham. (Site of Yeddingham nunnery anf farm with 90ac. in parish of Ebberstone; cottage, garth, 2 little closes and garth in West Heslerton reserved)

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