Bargain and Sale of Ashtead Manor, Surrey

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Indenture of bargain and sale of 17 Jun 1602 by Henry Newdegate of Hampton, Middlesex, to George Cole of Petersham, Surrey, of the manor of Ashstead, otherwise called Little Ashstead or the Pryor's Farm, Surrey. Consideration £500. Signed by Henry Newdegate; seal wanting.

Administrative / Biographical History

The Victoria County History of Surrey , Vol.III, dates the grant of the reputed manor of Little Ashtead by Newdegate to Cole as 1604.

Arrangement

Single item.

Conditions Governing Access

Access to the items in the collection is unrestricted for the purpose of private study and personal research within the controlled environment and restrictions of the Library's Palaeography Room. Access to archive collections may be restricted under the Freedom of Information Act. Please contact the University Archivist for details.

Acquisition Information

Bought from Jabez Elliott in 1965.

Other Finding Aids

Collection level description.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Parchment; 15¾" x 12½"

Archivist's Note

Compiled by Sarah Aitchison as part of the RSLP AIM25 Project.

Conditions Governing Use

Copies may be made, subject to the condition of the original. Copying must be undertaken by the Palaeography Room staff, who will need a minimum of 24 hours to process requests.