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

Maresfield at Stumbletts Common  
West Hoathly  
East Grinstead  
Information Sources  


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

Maresfield Properties

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
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 SpringwellCopyhold
M3410/- annual rent
Ebbs N,Whitehouse lands E & S, road Horney gate to Duddleswell W.

1676 to 1697
Grant John Awcocke.1697 mortgage Marie Awcocke of Eatonbridge widow £120/15/- ,with M33,35,N27,39.1697 deceased.John Cooke of Fletching yeoman heir.
1693Map pt nos.34/36 33.2.05 acres
1697 to 1717
Maria Awcocke admit, by John Bridgland attorney in default of mortgage with M33,35,N19,27,39.1717 Marie ffrench widow deceased surrendered to lord,
before 1712
Thomas Awcocke deceased.Thomas Vallens heir 1714 forfeit none comes on 3rd proc.
1719 to 1724
Anna wife of John Whiffen of Eatonbridge daughter of Susan deceased admit by will on 3rd proc, John Goldsmith guardian,fine 1/-,with M33,35,36,N19,27,39. Thomas Staple of Riverhead Kent yeoman and Thomas Awcocke of Fletching butcher tletching butcher trustees to pay Susan W then AW.
1724 to 1727
Abraham Whiffin eldest son of Susan and heir of Marie ffrench admit,Henry Chapman of Westerham smith guardian ,fine 1/-.1727 surrendered DG.
1727 to 1742David Gilbert of Maresfeild yeoman admit.1742 deceased.
1742 to 1753
John and Isaac Gilbert brothers trustees of will admit, with M23,30,33. 1743 mortgage Martin Hoath of Maresfeild yeoman £104, with M23,30,33.1752 satis. JG surviving trustee surrendered MH.
1752 to 1806
Martin Hoath infant son of MH admit,MH guardian,fine 5/-,with M23,30,33.1794 mortgage Robert Turner £250,with M22,30,33,N2A,5.1806 surrendered JH.
1806 to 1809
John Hoath of East Grinstead yeoman admit,with M23,30,33,N2A,5A and surrendered to will.1809 surrendered TT £750.
1809 to 1812
Thomas Turk of East Grinstead yeoman admit,with M23,30,33.1812 surrendered EG £1100.
1812 to 1833
Edward Gaston of Maresfeild timber merchant admit and surrendered to will with M23,30,33 and mortgage TT £1000.1833 exors of EG surrendered exors of TT.
1833 to 1833Exors of TT surrendered RN.
1833 to 1837
Ralph Newman of Forest Row shopkeeper admit,with M23,30,33.1834 mortgage Thomas Budgen of East Grinstead gent £300,with M23,30,33.1837 satis.1837 surrendered FW £870.
1837 to 1855
Frances Walter of Buxted widow admit,with M23,30,33.1855 Frances Homewood wife of William deceased.
Tithe map pt.nos.994/7 7.3.02 acres with Cottage, 1/2 acre by the Boringwheel Pond.
1855 to 1860
Edward Walter eldest son admit,with M23,30,33.1855 mortgage John George Langham the younger of Uckfield gent £600,with M23,30,33.1864 satis.1860 surrendered JS £230 and £600 mortgage.
1860 to 1900
James Diplock admit,with M23,30,33.1864 mortgage Thomas Sudrick Seager Esq of Westcott Surrey £500,with M23,30,33.1870 exors satis.1870 mortgage Robert and Alfred Hillman of Cliffe merchants £500,with M23,30,33.1878 satis.,30,33.1878 satis.1900 deceased.
Lucy Rose wife of Henry Jesse Ridley of Whitehouse Farm farmer admit.1909 mortgage Rev Frederick Moor of Horsham ,Henry Ernest Cole of West Lynn I.O.W.and Edward Samuel Currey of 73 Castletown Rd West Kensington £500 paid to Cocnd;500 paid to Cochran and Moor,with M22A 1921 mortgage Alice Mary Moor widow of 15 Eaton Gardens Hove £500 ,with M22A.
1900 to 1900
Henry Thomas Diplock and Albert Diplock admit by probate and surrendered LRR £220

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