|Content Description||First Party: Henry P.A.D. [Pelham-Clinton, 7th] Duke of Newcastle [under Lyne].|
Second Party: Mary Jackson, wdow, of Westgate House, Worksop, Nottinghamshire.
Lease from (1) to (2) of a parcel of land on Sparken Hill at Worksop measuring 7248 square yards, upon which a dwellinghouse and outbuildings have recently been erected; bounded towards the east by the road from Worksop to Ollerton [details of other boundaries provided]; for a term of 99 years.
Rent: £15 and 2 shillings for the first year, and £30 and 4 shillings per annum for every subsequent year.
Reserves all mines and minerals to (1); contains various other conditions concerning the erection of boundary fencing, the payment of rent, etc.
Contains extensive revisions in a number of different hands.
Includes a plan with the property in question shaded pink.
Ne 6 D 2/48/156/2: Agreement for the lease, dated 4 Jun. 1898; note that the accompanying plan gives the area of land as containing 6270 square feet.
Ne 6 D 2/48/156/3-4: Related correspondence dated 20 Jun. 1898 and 7 Jun. 1899.
See also counterpart agreement for lease [Ne 6 D 2/48/157], and subsequent conveyance of the property in question to James Chesterman and Company [Ne 6 D 2/48/419].