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  
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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
MaresfieldMessuage and barn19. 3. 00 acresCopyhold
M3639/6d annual rent; Fine & heriot 39/6d each.

1693Map no 45--19.3.00 acres.
1693 to 1699
Grant William Gourd of Maresfeild farmer.1694 mortgage John Awcocke of Alchornes £21. 1699 surrendered MA.
1699 to 1717
Marie Awcocke widow admit.1717 Marie ffrench widow deceased surrendered to lord,with M33,34,35,N19,27,39.
1719 to 1726
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,N19,27,39.Thomas Staple of Riverhead Kent yeoman and Thomas Awcocke of Fletching butcher trusteing butcher trustees to pay Susan W then AW.1726 Henry Chapman and wife Anna surrendered NC.
1726Mrs or Madam ffrenches land.
1726 to 1731
Nicholas Cottington admit.1729 mortgage John Meads £15/15/-.1731 surrendered TH.
1731 to 1749
Thos Humphrey of Billingshurst clawboard hewer admit and to uses.1741 mortgage Elizabeth Goldsmith widow £10.1749 satis.1749 surrendered RJ.
1749 to 1790
Robert Jarrett of Brenchley yeoman admit and surrendered will.1790 deceased.
1790 to 1823
John Jarrett only son admit on 2nd proc and surrendered will.1803 mortgage John Page £200.1823 deceased.
1823 to 1842
Edward Page and Thomas Knight of Maresfeild yeomen trustees admit by probate,with M56,79. 1842 sur ARB,no consideration.
Tithe map nos.998/1020 24.1.00 acres with 12. 0. 28 acres at Duddleswell and Several pieces 2 acres below Misborne
1842 to 1884
Alice Rachael Bennett wife of John of Maresfeild yeoman nee Jarett admit,with M56,79 and mortgage Edward Page of Maresfeild yeoman £250.1846 exors satis.1842 They surrendered to will. 1846 mortgage Mary Page of Maresfeild widow Maresfeild widow £400.1857 exors of MP transfer security to John Jewell of Lingfield gent,William Alston Heath of East Grinstead gent and John Head of Lewes druggist,with M56,79.1870 satis.1846 mortgage William Holford of Framfield yeoman £400. 1870 exors satis.1846 mortgage George Holford of Framfield yeoman £100,with M56,79. 1870 mortgage John And Alfred Hillman of Cliffe brewers £600,with M56,79.1874 satis.1870 mortgage William Holford of Framfield £284/7/6d subject to Hillman,with M56,79.1874 satis. 1874 mortgage William Holford of Framfield yeoman £100,with M56,79.1876 admins satis. 1876 mortgage Anne Cripps of Cliffe widow £120,with M56,79.1880 exors satis.1880 mortgage William Medhurst of Ranscomb farmer and Harriett Clark Medhurst of St Annes Lewes £275, with M56,79.1882 satis.1882 mortgage Anne Feist of Lewes spinster subject to William Medhurst £275, with M56,79.1882 satis.1882 mortgage Harry Norman of Falmer Grocer £450 with M56,79.1906 satis.1884 deceased.
1886 to 1893
Edward Newnham of Fletching farmer exor admit by will on 2nd proc,with M56,79.1893 deceased..
1893 to 1893
James Newnham of Fletching labourer eldest son admit,with M56,79 and surrendered JN and WB.
1893 to 1897
James Newnham and William Bennett admit trustees of will,with M56,79.1897 surrendered WO and AE £370 to form M36A.1897 surrendered TO and H £575.
Thomas Osborne of the Crown Inn Ashurst licensed victualler and wife Harriet admit and mortgage Noah Gasson and Reginald William Pearson of Lawn Cottages 385 Holmesdale Rd South Norwood gents £400.1906 satis.
Partition to form 2.0.28 acres and ( 0.1.32 earlier taken in ) by apportionment 35/- annual rent

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