London Gazette index entry detail

Publication details:

Publication date: 01 May 1855.

Issue: 21704.

Page: 19.


Lewes, St John, Southover.

Person details:

Name: John Ellman Esq.

Marital Status: Not given.


TO be sold, pursuant to a Decree of the High Court of Chancery, made in a cause Langford v. Selmes, with the approbation of the Judge to whose Court, the said cause is attached, by Messrs. Farebrother, Clark, and Lye, at the White Hart Hotel, Lewes, in the county of Sussex, on Saturday, the 16th day of June next, at one far two o'clock in the afternoon, in lots, the following very valuable freehold and partly leasehold estates, situated in the said County of Sussex (the properly of the late Frederick Langford, of Udimore, in the said county, Esq. , deceased, viz. : Six enclosures of rich marsh land, situate in Pevensey Marsh, adjoining the road from Pevensey to Bexhill, and the Brighton and Hastings Railway, containing upwards of 50 acres, let to Mr. Willard as yearly tenant, at £150 per annum. Five enclosures of pasture land adjoining the road from Seville's Hill, to Westham, and Stone Cross to Handcome, and about one and a half miles from the Pevensey station, containing nearly 12 acres, let to Mr. R. Britten, at £33 per annum. The Spital Barn Farm (in three lots), situate in the parish of St. John, near the said town of Lewes, on the road to Offham, and containing 10 acres, let to John Ellman, Esq. , until Michaelmas next, at £132 per annum. The Beechwood Farm, about four miles from Lewes, consisting of a cottage, garden, yard, barn, and sheds, and 76A. 2n. 26P. of productive land, let to C. Langford, Esq. , as yearly tenant, at £87 7s. 6d. per annum, and held for 900 years. A freehold and part copyhold estate, situate in the parish of Laughton, containing about 2 acres, let to Robert Pierpoint, at £11 10s. per annum. Also the commuted rent-charge of £67 10s. in lieu of tithes arising from part of the Spital lands, also from lands, the property of the late Miss Shelley, the Earl of Abergavenny, and the Rectory of St. John's, Lewes. Descriptive particulars with plans may be had fourteen days prior to the sale, of Messrs. Hooper, Green, and Hunt, Solicitors; and Mr. Figg, Surveyor, Lewes; at the place of sale; at the Old Ship, Brighton; of Messrs. Reed, Langford, and Marsden, Solicitors, Friday-street, Cheapside ; at Garraway's; and at the offices of Messrs. Farebrother, Clark, and Lye, Lancaster-place, Strand, London.



Transcribed by:

Michael Metcalfe.

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