Item BCA - 2019.1834 - Sale brochure for The Lew Estate September 23rd 1914

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BCA - 2019.1834


Sale brochure for The Lew Estate September 23rd 1914


  • September 23rd 1914 (Creation)

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pdf of 22 documents and 6 photographs

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This is the sale brochure for The Lew Estate for sale on Wednesday September 23rd 1914. Listed as a compact Freehold Residential and Sporting Property of 614 acres 0 rods and 8 poles.
Knight, Frank & Rutley were the auctioneers to be held at the Clarendon Hotel in Oxford.
It included Lots

1. Lew House
2. Lew and Morgan's Farms
3. Lew Lodge farm
4. A grazing field
5. An enclosure of pasture land
6. Post Office farm
7. An arable field
8. A grazing holding
9. Three enclosures of pasture land
10. An enclosure of pasture land
11. An enclosure of pasture land
12. Two enclosures of pasture land

The principal bedrooms and dressing rooms at Lew House are all named after famous horse race courses. Doncaster, Goodwood, Aintree, Newmarket, Chester, Sandown Ascot and Epsom,

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