Reference numberCON 7/5/5
TitleLetter Noah Curtis, Stamford, to Sir John Heathcote, Bart, London.
DescriptionCurtis better now so sends particular (of Stukeley). Land Tax at 4/- in the £ = £64.12.4d, but the estate for want of proper care is charged higher in proportion with other lands in the same parish. Only other outgoing a small quit rent of 4/4d. payable to Mr. Torkington. All freehold Mr. Bertie expects price of 12,000 guineas including the wood. If price is agreed foresees little difficulty in title. Has ordered his agent Mr. John Mayer, Grays Inn, to wait of Heathcote or whoever Heathcote appoints re. title. Tenants will show premises to anyone sent by Heathcote. When that is done Curtis will be glad of an answer as estate has been offered to noone else.
Date26 Apr. 1757
CreatorNameHeathcote family of Conington Castle
RepositoryHuntingdonshire Archives

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