The Weald of Kent, Surrey and Sussex
The Manor of Duddleswell by Colin J Hobbs
published in 2004
Content

Title  
 
Maresfield  
 
Maresfield at Stumbletts Common  
 
Nutley  
 
Fletching  
 
West Hoathly  
 
Hartfield  
 
Withyham  
 
East Grinstead  
 
Buxted  
 
Multi-parish  
 
Information Sources  
 

Estates

Henry Thomas Earl of Chichester and Henry Hall Viscount Gage Estate  
 
William Lord Abergavenny Estate  
 
Sir John Shelley Estate  
 

Maresfield Properties

IdName
M1Le Sonke; 4 acres of assert
M2Inhomes als Beggarswell; 6 acre field within forest
M3Parcel of waste; 3 roods within forest
M4Burchetts, 3 parcels of land; 15 acres
M5Inhomes in Markstreet; 3 acres
M5AInhomes in Markstreet; 30 perches
M6Pricketts hatchegate, cottage; Johane Dynes, 2 acres assart
M73 parcels; 13.25 acres new assart at Horney Common
M8Chapmans; 4 acres assart near Lampool Green
M8ALe Trench; 2 acres
M9Hoogelette, messuage; 7 acres
M9AHugletts Pit; 7 acres
M10Courtehatche; 6 acres
M10ANewlond; 4 acres new assart
M10BNewlond; 6 acres new assart
M11Crouchecrofte; 3 acres at Piltdown Crossroads
M11ACrouchecrofte, 4 cottages; 0.5 acre at Piltdown Crossroads
M13Messuage, garden, and 2 crofts; 5 acres
M15Messuage; 1 acre at Brabies Hatch
M20Tinkers; 4 pieces 11 acres of woodland at Cheynes
M212 tenements, messuage, cottage; 4 acres near Oldlands
M22Whitehouse, messuage, 1 parcel land; 27 acres within the forest
M22AWhitehouse, barn and buildings
M23Cottage; 1/2 acre by the Boringwheel Pond
M24Cottage; 1 rood at Jessops Hill by Tinkers
M25Cottage, small barn, new built; 5 acres by Boreing Whele Pond
M26Oast house, malthouse; 1/2 acre at Pricketts Hatch Green
M27Cottage; 1 rood at Horney Common
M28Cottage; 1/2 rood at Horney Common
M29Cottage; 1/2 rood at Horney Common
M30Cottage; 1/2 acre at Whitehouse Land
M31Cottage & garden; 1 rood at Jessops Hill
M32Land; 190 acres
M32ALand; 10 acres
M32BLand; 14 acres in 3 parcels
M32CLand; 10 acres
M32DLand; 10 acres
M33le Churchwardens; 10 acres
M34le Springwell
M35le Diall field; 4.2.00 acres at Horney Common
M36Messuage and barn; 19. 3. 00 acres
M36ALand; 2.0.28 acres and ( 0.1.32 earlier taken in )
M37Newlodge, messuage and tenement; 30 acres assart within Forest
M38Marlelands, cottage and tenement; 5 acres assart within Forest
M39Cottage adjacent Brownsbrook
M40Clayfields; 10. 2. 00 acres assart within Forest
M40AForest Lodge
M41House lately built; 6 acres assart within Forest
M41ALand; 2.3.30 acres
M42Croft; 3 roods at Jessops Hill
M43Little Amblers, cottage; 4 acres
M43ALittle Amblers; 2 acres
M43A/BLittle Amblers; 20 perches
M44Messuage/tenement; 4 acres at Stubbs Cross
M45Sealeswell; 12 acres at Duddleswell
M46Land; 1 rood south of Clayfields
M47Land; 5 acres
M48Land; 5 acres
M49Cottage and tenement; 4 acres
M50le Stonyland; 15 acres
M50Ale Stonyland; 5 acres
M50Ble Stonyland; 5 acres
M51Land; 7 .1. 00. acres at Copthall
M52Land; 1 . 0. 08 acres at Brabies Hatch
M52ALand; 1/2 acre by Kenwards house
M52A/ALand; 3.07 acres
M53Cottage; 0. 2. 29 acre top of Cackle Street
M54Cottage; 1/2 acre at Horney Common
M55Land; 33 acres
M55ALand; 2 acres
M56Land; 2.2.36 acres
M59Land; 18. 2. 48 acres at Duddleswell
M59ALand; 5. 2. 48 acres adj Marlelands
M60Land; 1/2 acre at Fairwarp
M63Cottage; 1/2 acre at Dodds Hill
M65Hopgarden; 1 acre by Oldlands
M66Malthouse; 0. 0. 20 acre
M68Messuage; 1 acre will be Whitehouse
M70Land; 12. 0. 28 acres at Duddleswell
M70ALand; 11 rods acres at Duddleswell
M72Witchcross
M73Smiths shop; 1 acre at Witchcross
M75Land; 25 acres at Duddleswell
M76The Boringwheel Pond; 5 acres
M77Land; 0.5 acre at Brabies Hatch
M79Land; Several pieces 2 acres below Misborne
M80Workhouse; 4 acres
M81Land; 4 acres south of Marles
M82Water corn mill; 40 rods by Boringwheel pond
M83Cottage; 2.2.00 acres
M84Land; 2 acres opposite Fords Green
M85Land; 2 acres at Whitehouse Common
M86Land; 1 acre at Whitehouse Common
M87Cottage and buildings; 1 acre by Boringwheel
M88Land; 4 acres around Workhouse
M89Wych Cross road; 30 perches
M90Duddleswell 3 cottages; 2.1. 09 acres, 1. 3. 09 acres, and 0.0. 33 acres
M90ADuddleswell cottage; triangular piece 0.0.33 acre
M90BDuddleswell seed plot and old cottage; 0.0.14 acre
M90CDuddleswell cottage; 0.0.20 acre
M90DLand at Duddleswell; 4.1.33 acres
M91Fairwarp cottage; 2.2.00 acres
M91AFairwarp Oak Cottage
M92Cottage; 0.1.16 acres
M92A3 cottages; 0.1.16 acres
M93Forge Bank cottage, barn and lodges; 2.3.05 acres
M94Messuage and buildings; 0.3.00 acre
M94ACottage erected by Samuel Fox younger; 0.2.01 acre
M95Cottage and bulidings near Spring Gardens; 2 acres
M96Cottage and buildings in Fairwarp; 0.3.00 acre
M96ACottage in Fairwarp; 0.1.24 acre
M96A/AGrocers shop, bakehouse, messuage and shop in Fairwarp
M97Land; 4.0.00 acres near Duddleswell Gate
M98Nursery; 1.2.22 acres, Tithe no. 808/9; 1.2.27 acre,late nursery garden.
M98ALand; 1.1.27 acres
M99Land; 1.3.18 acres. Tithe nos. 858/62
M100Cottage, brick kilns and brick sheds; 1.2.00 acres
M100AWhitehouse Cottages ( 2 ); 1.2.14 acres
M101Land; 1.2.00 acres
M102Land; 1.2.00 acres near Duddleswell Gate
 
MaresfieldLe Sonke4 acres of assertCopyhold
M112d annual rent

1559Thomas Norman.
1564Forest pale N, Le Sonke in Maresfeild manor S, Henry Hodes Downes SW.
1608 to 1637Thomas Norman deceased.
1637 to 1647
1637 John Norman son aged 17 admit, fine 12d, Robert Botting guardian.
1647 surrendered to Oliver Knight.
1647 to 1651
1647 Oliver Knight admit, fine 26/8d.
1651 surrendered to Richard Prior.
1651 to 1675
1651 Richard Prior youngest son of William admit, fine 20/-.
1675 deceased.
1651 to 1675
1651 Richard Prior youngest son of William admit, fine 20/-.
1675 deceased.
1675 to 1676
1675 John Prior of East Grinstead brother admit, fine 12d.
1676 deceased, heriot horse compo 50/-.
1676 to 1700
1676 John Prior son admit, fine 1/-.
1700 deceased, heriot ox sold to Nathan Pryor exor.
1700 to 1710
1700 William Pryor 5 son of William Pryor brother of John Pryor admit, fine 9d. Anne Pryor guardian.
1710 deceased.
sed.
1700 to 1710
1700 William Pryor 5 son of William Pryor brother of John Pryor admit, fine 9d. Anne Pryor guardian.
1710 deceased.
sed.
1700 to 1710
1700 William Pryor 5 son of William Pryor brother of John Pryor admit, fine 9d. Anne Pryor guardian.
1710 deceased.
sed.
1710 to 1729
1710 Margaret Pryor admit.
1729 Robert Payne and wife Margaret surrendered to Robert Billings.
1729 to 1736
1729 Robert Billings of Maresfeild yeoman admit, fine 25/6d.
1736 surrendered to George Stone but remains tenant.
1736 to 1747
1736 George Stone admit, fine 15/-.
1747 surrendered to Thomas Christmas.
1747New messuage and stable.
1747 to 1753
1747 Thomas Christmas of Buxted yeoman admit, fine 45/- and mortgage John Elmour of East Grinstead £52.
1753 surrendered to Barnaby Jenner.
1753 to 1775
1753 Barnaby Jenner of Maresfeild blacksmith admit, fine 50/- and surrendered to will.
1764 licence to let 12 years, fine 4/-.
1771 licence to let 11 years, fine 3/8d.
1775 deceased.
1775 to 1789
1775 John Jenner of East Hoathly nephew admit by will, fine £7.
1776 mortgage Thomas Jones of Waldron cordwainer £50.
1789 satis.
1789 surrendered to John Wood.
ood.
1789 to 1792
1789 John Wood of Maresfeild wheelwright admit, fine £5. surrendered to will and mortgage Isaac Hobbs of Fletching servant £100.
1792 surrendered to Thomas Gold, heriot horse compo &poun horse compo £2/2/-.
1792 to 1796
1792 Thomas Gold of East Hoathly turner admit subject to existing mortgage, fine £5/5/- and surrendered to will, with 12. 0. 28 acres at Duddleswell.
1796 surrendered to William Lee and M William Lee and Mary Nevill, heriot Welch cow compo £4/4/- .
1796 to 1807
1796 William Lee and Mary Nevill his wife admit, fine £5.
1807 surrendered to Edward Page.
1796 to 1807
1796 William Lee and Mary Nevill his wife admit, fine £5.
1807 surrendered to Edward Page.
1807 to 1846
1807 Edward Page of Maresfeild yeoman admit, fine £6 and surrendered to will.
1846 deceased.
1840Tithe map nos.1244,1251/2 ?
1840Tithe map nos.1244,1251/2 ?
1846 to 1879
1846 David Weller and Joseph Foster admit by will, fine £18, with Workhouse, 4 acres and 4 acrokid=DM.M88">4 acres around Workhouse.
1879 surrendered to Edward, Jesse, John and William Page £200.
1846 to 1879
1846 David Weller and Joseph Foster admit by will, fine £18, with Workhouse, 4 acres and 4 acrokid=DM.M88">4 acres around Workhouse.
1879 surrendered to Edward, Jesse, John and William Page £200.
1879 to 1883
1879 Edward, Jesse, John, William Page of Maresfeild farmers admit, fine £12 and mortgage Richard Wisdomage Richard Wisdom of Lewes gent £700 including other land.
1898 exors satis.
1883 John surrendered part to Edward Page, Jesse Page and William Page £75.
1879 to 1883
1879 Edward, Jesse, John, William Page of Maresfeild farmers admit, fine £12 and mortgage Richard Wisdomage Richard Wisdom of Lewes gent £700 including other land.
1898 exors satis.
1883 John surrendered part to Edward Page, Jesse Page and William Page £75.
1879 to 1883
1879 Edward, Jesse, John, William Page of Maresfeild farmers admit, fine £12 and mortgage Richard Wisdomage Richard Wisdom of Lewes gent £700 including other land.
1898 exors satis.
1883 John surrendered part to Edward Page, Jesse Page and William Page £75.
1879 to 1883
1879 Edward, Jesse, John, William Page of Maresfeild farmers admit, fine £12 and mortgage Richard Wisdomage Richard Wisdom of Lewes gent £700 including other land.
1898 exors satis.
1883 John surrendered part to Edward Page, Jesse Page and William Page £75.
1883 to 1884
1883 Edward, Jesse and William Page of Maresfeild farmers admit, fine £3.
1884 Edward deceased.
1883 to 1884
1883 Edward, Jesse and William Page of Maresfeild farmers admit, fine £3.
1884 Edward deceased.
1883 to 1884
1883 Edward, Jesse and William Page of Maresfeild farmers admit, fine £3.
1884 Edward deceased.
1884 to 1898
1884 Jesse and William Page of Maresfeild farmers and George Edward Taylor nephew admit by probate, fine 30/- .
1898 surrendered to Walter Walter £100.
ound;100.
1884 to 1898
1884 Jesse and William Page of Maresfeild farmers and George Edward Taylor nephew admit by probate, fine 30/- .
1898 surrendered to Walter Walter £100.
ound;100.
1898
1898 Walter Walter of Uckfield corn and coal merchant admit, fine £10.

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