|Content Description||First Party: Henry Willoughby, 8th Baron Middleton.|
Second Party: Henry Akroyd of Doddington Park, Cheshire.
Mi 3 E 278/1-2: Draft agreement for lease, dated 1868. Mansion house known as Wollaton Hall with outbuildings, pleasure grounds and park land bounded by a park wall, lying in the townships of Wollaton, Radford and Lenton measuring 742a.3r.38p in total. Includes all furniture. Also includes sporting rights in the estates of 8th Baron Middleton lying in the townships of Wollaton, Trowell, Cossall, Radford, Lenton and Bilborough measuring 5095 acres. Rent: £800 per annum
Mi 3 E 278/3: Copy conditions of letting Wollaton Hall, Park, gardens and shooting, etc, Feb. 1868.
Mi 3 E 278/4-5: Instructions for lease of Wollaton Hall, Mar. 1869.
Mi 3 E 278/6-7: Draft lease dated 1872. As above. Includes a list of reservations to (1), including use of the Prospect Room at the hall. Rent: £800 per annum plus the sum of £100 per annum for repairs, etc. Refers to an inventory, which doesn't appear to be present.
Mi 3 E 278/8: Letter from William Wright to Messrs Pollock, dated 18 Nov. 1872. Concerning a draft lease [probably Mi 3 E 278/7] and refers to an enclosed traced plan [see Mi 3 E 279].