Lease (and counterpart and attested copy) for 78 years from 25 Mar 1897 and for 99 years from 25 Mar 1897, rents £156 11s 6d yearly and £25 1s 6d yearly, 25 Jan 1898; (i) Robert Holmes White of 6, Whitehall Place, county of Middlesex, esquire, Neville Paul Jodrell of 6, Kings Bench Walk, Temple, city of London, esquire and Thomas Reginald Colquhoun Dill of 1, New Square, Lincolns Inn, county of Middlesex, esquire, at request and by direction of (ii) Helen Eaton of The Grange, Bradford on Avon, county of Wilts, widow, to (iii) John Richards Richards of Brynymor Grange, Swansea, esquire: Parcel of land in franchise of town of Swansea with dwellinghouse called Brynymor erected thereon by Edward Bath in pursuance of covenant in that behalf contained in indenture of 6 Mar 1869 (see D/D SB 15/63/1, 2) with outbuildings thereto belonging and 19 other messuages lately erected on other parts of said parcel of land and respectively known as 1, 2,3 and 4, Nyanza Terrace and 1, 2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9 and 10, Eaton Crescent and 28, 29, 30, 31 and 32, Brynymor Crescent, which said premises contain by admeasurement 5 acres, 1 rood or thereabouts. Secondly parcel of land in Eaton Grove in said franchise and containing 39½ perches or thereabouts. Except and always reserved out of this present demise unto (i), their executors, administrators and assigns or other person or persons entitled to same, all mines, veins and seams of coal and culm, ironstone and ironore and all quarries of stone and slate and all other mines and minerals whatsoever in under or upon said premises; Plan, scale: 100 feet to inch; (iii), his executors, administrators or assigns will at his or their own expense within 1 year from date hereof and to satisfaction of (i)'s surveyor complete laying out and formation of and afterwards maintain, until same is taken over by local authority, road called Eaton Grove so far as same is coextensive with premises secondly hereby demised; (iii), his executors, administrators or assigns will within period of 5 years from date hereof at his or their own costs and charges erect and finish on premises secondly hereby demised and upon such portion thereof as (iii) shall think proper, but so that main building shall be not nearer to Eaton Grove than 23 feet and to satisfaction of (i)'s surveyor, 2 dwellinghouses and will expend thereon sum of £1, 250; Schedule of underleases, 1 Jan 1875-10 Dec 1897

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      GB 216 D/D SB 15/106/1-10
  • Dates of Creation
      1 Jan 1875-10 Dec 1897
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      1 file of 3 parchments; 1 file of 2 parchments; 8 papers