Church document details


The London Gazette.


Aldrington, Brighton, Danehill, Hastings, Littlehampton, Lewes, Scaynes Hill - Grants for improving parsonages.


28 Oct 1930.


WE, The Ecclesiastical Commissioners for England, in consideration of the Benefaction which has been duly secured in favour of each of the Benefices whereof the names and the names of the Counties and Dioceses wherein the same are respectively situate are stated in the first three columns of the Schedule hereto, which Benefaction is described in the fourth column of the said Schedule opposite to the name of the Benefice, do hereby, in pursuance of the Act of the twenty-ninth and thirtieth years of Her late Majesty Queen Victoria, chapter one hundred and eleven, section five, Grant out of our Common Fund to the Incumbent of the Benefice and appropriate for the Benefit of such Incumbent and his successors Incumbents of the same Benefice to meet such Benefaction the capital sum the amount of which is stated in the fifth column of the said Schedule opposite to the name of the Benefice such capital sum to be applicable for the purpose stated in the sixth column of the said Schedule opposite to the name of the Benefice, and such capital sum, or the balance thereof unapplied to such purpose, to remain in the meantime in our hands at interest after the rate of three pounds per centum per annum, commencing from the date stated the seventh column of the said Schedule opposite to the name of the Benefice and such interest to be paid to the Incumbent for the time being of the Benefice. Provided that this Instrument which is intended to be executed in several parts (one part for each Diocese concerned) shall only operate as one single Grant in favour of each of the Benefices mentioned in the said Schedule.

In witness whereof We have hereunto set our Common Seal this sixteenth day of October in the year One thousand nine hundred and thirty.



Benefice, Benefaction, Capital Sum Granted, Purpose for which Grant is applicable, Date from which interest commences.

Aldrington St Philip V, £350, 350, Parsonage House, 16 April 1930

Brighton Preston St Matthias, Balance £200 of moiety of value of house as Parsonage House, 200, Parsonage House, No interest

Danehill V, Works to Parsonage House, 500, Improvement of Parsonage House, No interest

Danehill V, £200, 200, Improvement of Parsonage House, 12 Sept. 1930

Hastings St Andrew V, Portion, £400 Of value of house as Parsonage House and £150 cash, 550, Improvement of Parsonage House, 30 May 1930

Littlehampton St James V, £100, 100, Parsonage House, 15 May 1930

Peasmarsh, R, £100, 100, Improvement of Parsonage House, 9 July 1930

St Thomas at Cliffe, £400, 400, Parsonage House, 8 Aug 1930

Scaynes Hill, St Augustine V, £1000, 1000, Parsonage House, 22 April 1930

Transcription details

Transcribed by: Michael Metcalfe.

Church(es) covered:

All Saints, St Augustine of Canterbury, St Mary the Virgin, St Matthias, St Peter & St Paul, St Philip, St Thomas à Becket, Cliffe.

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