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Edenbridge Parish Excluding Village

Contributed by Lionel Cole
Introduction
SURVEY OF PROPERTIES IN EDENBRIDGE PARISH EXCLUDING THE VILLAGE
That part of Edenbridge parish west of the Westerham-Edenbridge road, north of the River, excluding the village itself.
Name 6 figure ref modern name 1844 Description Owner Occupant 1849 Rates Owner 1849 Rates Occupant Value 1851 Census 1841 Census 1832 Land Tax manorial entry earlier history earliest ref notes
Hole Farm (The Hole) 430490 Gaywood Hole Farm, 101 acres Charles Nairn Hastie Henry Smith C. N. Hastie Henry Smith £62.. Henry Smith, farmer of 170 acres, 4 labourers Henry Smith £30-10s Charles Hastie, occ Henry Smith Stangrave. The Hole (19s 9d) 16th century Spatchurst; 17th-18th centuries King 1524 extends into Westerham parish.
………………………… ………… ………………………… ……………………………. ……………………………. …………………………. …………………………… ……………………….. ………… servants: --------- Leigh, Hannah Page servants Daws, Wood, Brown,Sales, Pocknel …………………………………………………………………………………. Stangrave. Chapmans Mead has same history …………………………………………………………………………. ……….. ……………………………………
Bachelors Farm 426485 Batchelor's Farm Bachelors Fm, 55 acres heir of Lawrence Frances Mills  --------------------------------- Frances Mills £29.. Bachelor's farmhouse is in Limpsfield parish. do £13 Ann Killick, occ Reuben Mills (who lived at Little Browns) possibly part of the manor of Brownes. 17th century Hoskins 1506 extends into Limpsfield parish.
Troy Town 428482 Troy Town 3 houses & gardens William Goodwin Anthony Peacock William Goodwin Anthony Peacock £3-10s Anthony Peacock, farm labourer. Anthony Peacock no Brownes. Tenement & orchard near Bachelor's gate, ………………………………………………………………………… 1697 Tithe award No 60
……………………….. ………….. ……………………… ……………………… William Goodwin Amos Wood William Goodwin Amos Wood £3-10s Amos Wood, farm labourer John Baker no (2d) …………………………………………………………………….. do Tithe award No 60
……………………….. …………. ……………………. ………………………. William Goodwin Robert Holmden William Goodwin James Bachelor £3-10s James Bachelor, farm labourer William King no do …………………………………………………………………….. do Tithe award No 60
Troy Town 428480 Yew Tree Farm homestead (TA 61) Richard Killick …………………….. ………………………….. ……………………. ……….. William Gallaway, farm labourer William Gallaway no …………………………………………………… …………………………………………………………………………. ………… Tithe award No 61
…………………….. ………….. ……………………… …………………………. …………………………… …………………….. ……………………………. …………………… ………. William Boorer, farm labourer Charles Peacock no ……………………………………………………… ………….. In the above five it is not possible to say who lived in which house.
Wet Croft 427481 ………………………. Troy Mead Richard Killick Richard Killick ………………………. …………………….. ………. not inhabited not inhabited no no Wet Croft appears to be Troy Mead, part of Crouch House Farm in 1844 1741 ………………………………………………………………………………
First & Second Fields 425480 ……………………….. First & Second Fields Richard Killick Richard Killick ………………………….. …………………….. …………. not inhabited not inhabited no no In 1844 part of Crouch House Farm. 1620 Tithe award Nos 58, 62
Hilders 431478 Hilders Hilders Fm, 134 acres Mrs Fisher William Wood Mrs Fisher William Wood £72.. William Wood, farmer of 130 acres, 2 labourers William Wood £42 Mrs Fisher, occ William Wood Marsh Green (16s 6d & 3s 51/2d) Hilders was originally only 4 fields, 9 acres and has expanded over the years to …… 1524 include Chesilhurst, Hillands, Redlands, and part of Palmers Hilders.
………………………… ………… …………………………. ……………………….. …………………………. ……………………….. …………………………….. ………………………. …………. servants Leigh, Page,  servants Sanders, Bellchambers, Hills ………………………………………………………………………………. ……………………………………………….. ……………………………………………………………………………………… ………….. ………………………………………………………………………………..
Chesilhurst 428481 ………………………… cottage& garden (TA 94) Mrs Fisher ………………………. Mrs Fisher ………………………… ………. William Hodge, labourer …………………………………………………… …………………………………………………………………………….. ……………………………………………………… "messuage called Chiselhurst als Broadmarles with the barns, buildings, yards, etc" 1468 Part of Hilders from 1707. The tumbledown buildings became" Troy Town"
Hillands 425478 …………………….. Highlands (TA 63, 64) Mrs Fisher William Wood Mrs Fisher William Wood ………. not inhabited not inhabited ………………………………………………………………………. …………………………………………………….. "two parcels of land called the Hillands containing 9 acres" 1468 Part of Hilders from 1707.
Redlands 435478 ………………………… Ridlands (TA 103, 104) Mrs Fisher William Wood Mrs Fisher William Wood ………… not inhabited not inhabited …………………………………………………………………………. ……………………………………………………. "two parcels of arable and pasture called R or Ryelands, 8 acres, part of Bachelors. 1584 To Hilders in 1647. 
Palmers Hilders (north) 432483 …………………………. Broomy Fd(TA 80,88,89) Mrs Fisher William Wood Mrs Fisher William Wood ……….. not inhabited not inhabited ………………………………………………………………………………… ………………………………………………….. once part of Palmers Hilders als Hilders Lands; passed to Hilders in 18th century. 1655 In 1707 Redlands was confused with Hillands.
Palmers Hilders (south) 436480 ……………………… Great Browns(TA107-09) Mrs Fisher William Wood Mrs Fisher William Wood ………… not inhabited not inhabited ………………………………………………………………………………. ……………………………………………………… once part of Palmers Hilders als Hilders Lands; passed to Hilders in 1661. 1568
Ashcombes 439480 ……………………….. Lindhurst & Ashcombe Rev Richard Board William Coleman Rev Richard Board William Coleman £27.. ………………………………………………….. ……………………………………………………. £9 Rev Richard Board, occ Thomas Heaysman Breadstock and Kempsgrove (Broxham 61/2&111/2d) to the small croft have been added two properties, in Broxham and Marsh Green manors 1564 Kemps Grove is Corner field and Kiln Field.The other area lies between Peartree and Green Fields
…………………………. 436478 ……………………….. Lindhurst & Ashcombe Rev Richard Board William Coleman Rev Richard Board William Coleman ………… Michael Collins & Daniel Tully, labourers George Agate, farmer, Wm Langridge, servant do Anscombs (Marsh Green 1s) The croft became Ashcombes farmhouse in the 19th century. Earlist ref . 1655.
Name 6 figure ref modern name 1844 Description Owner Occupant 1849 Rates Owner 1849 Rates Occupant Value 1851 Census 1841 Census 1832 Land Tax manorial entry earlier history earliest ref notes
Lindhurst 437485 …………………….. Lindhurst & Ashcombe Rev Richard Board William Coleman Rev Richard Board William Coleman £30.. William Coleman, farmer of 130 ac, 3 labourers William Glover, farmer £22 Rev Richard Board, occ Thomas Heasman Linghurst Land & Anscombs (Marsh Green 4s 8d) Lindhurst appears to have been originally a hamlet rather than a single farm.To the original.. 1491 nucleus of Kentlands were added  the original Ashcombes("now pulled down") and Rushet Lands.
…………………………. …………  …………………….. (133 acres) ……………………………. ……………………….. …………………………. ……………………… ………….. servants Wicken, Edwards, Wood servants Baldwin, Davy, Corke £22 Rev Richard Board, occ Thomas Heasman …………………………………………………. …………………………………………………………………………………………….. …………. Rushet Lands(437488), earliest ref 1662. Original Ashcombes (487484) earliest ref 1568.
Great Earlylands 434490 ………………………… Edenbridge Fds(TA8-11) Overseers of Brasted Parish George Saunders Brasted Parish George Saunders ……….. not inhabited not inhabited £1-10s. Overseers of Brasted Parish, occ George Saunders. Part of Rushett Lands. (Stangrave 2d) Split off from the Rushett in 1663; extends into Westerham parish. 1662 ………………………………………………………………………………………………………
Little Earlylands 437489 Little Earlylands Little Earlylands, 13 ac Charles Lee George Saunders Charles Lee George Saunders £14-10s George Saunders, farmer of 42 acres, 1 labourer. George Saunders, farmer, Wm King, servant. £6 Charles Lee, owner, occ George Saunders. Blacklands (Stangrave 4d) The residue of The Rushett in 1663.owned by John Blackman in 1668-1676, hence name? 1647 …………………………………………………………………………………………………….
The Rushet (Eden Cottage) 438491 ……………………… Land (TA 15), 2 acres late William Green late William Green John Shorter House: John Shorter £5.. John Shorter, carpenter. (Eden Cottages) not inhabited 10s William Green The Rushett (4d) & enclosure from waste 1809(7d) 1697 "A croft whereon a tenement formerly stood". 1697 ………………………………………………………………………………………………………..
do do ……………………… do late William Green late William Green John Shorter House: John Searle £2-10s John Searle, farmer (Eden Cottage) not inhabited 10s William Green ……………………………………………………. ………………………………………………………………………………………………….. 1697 ………………………………………………………………………………………………….
do do …………………….. do late William Green late William Green John Shorter House: ------------- £6.. ……………………………………………….. not inhabited 10s William Green ……………………………………………………. …………………………………………………………………………………………………. 1697 ……………………………………………………………………………………………………
Little Browns 424476 Little Browns Farm Little Browns, 98 acres Edward Kelsey Thomas Mills Edward Kelsey Thomas Mills £56.. Thomas Mills, farmer of 130 acres, 3 labourers Thomas Mills £31-10s Edward Kelsey, occ Reuben Mills Little Brownes (Brownes 2d) ……………………………………………………………………………………………………. 1589 extends into Limpsfield and includes Goyters and Potters Hamsell.
……………………………. ……………. ……………………… ……………………… ……………………………. ……………………….. ……………………………… ………………………….. ………….. servants Tidy, Peacock, Cole. servants Wood, Bachelor, Piper, Hoath, Sutford ………………………………………………………………………… ………………………………………………………. …………………………………………………………………………………………………… …………. …………………………………………………………………………………………………………….
Goiters 423478 ……………………….. TA 67,68,72,296 Edward Kelsey Thomas Mills Edward Kelsey Thomas Mills ………….. William Geal, ag lab Henry Hoath, ag lab; Charles Wood, ag lab. ……………………………………………………………………….. Goyters Crofts (Brownes 2s 4d) Once a separate farm, later part of Great Browns. In 1811 transferred to Little Browns. 1477 In the 17th century there was a property called Ramseys als Goyters, not the same as Goyters.
Potters Hamsell 433474 Breezehurst Farm TA 77, 287-89, 345-348 Edward Kelsey Thomas Mills Edward Kelsey Thomas Mills ………… not inhabited not inhabited ………………………………………………………………………………….. …………………………………………………….. From the late 17th century part of Little Browns. 1580 ……………………………………………………………………………………………………
Crouch House 432468 Crouch House Farm CrouchHouse Fm,255 ac Richard Killick Richard Killick Richard Killick Richard Killick £193.. Richard Killick, farmer of 250 acres, 7 labourers Richard Killick £46-10s Mrs Ann Killick, occ herself Crouch Croft or Crouch Fields (Brownes 8d) 17th century Leigh, 18th century Holmden, then Killick. 1570 in 1844 included Great Browns, Sumtors, Northlands and Moales Mead.
……………………… ………… ……………………….. …………………………. ……………………………… …………………….. ………………………….. …………………………. ……….. servants Sargeant,Night,Wood,Saunders,Ray,Chandler servants Friend,Streatfeild,Kember,Jeffery,Jenner
Crouch House Green 435468 ……………………….. Cottage & Garden 376 Richard Killick George Saunders Richard Killick ……………………….. ………… George Saunders, ag lab Richard Saunders, ag lab ………………………………………………………………………… ………………………………………………….. ………………………………………………………………………………………………… …………... ………………………………………………………………………………………………………
Northlands & Moales Mead 436465 ……………………… TA 373-380 Richard Killick Richard Killick Richard Killick Richard Killick ………… not inhabited not inhabited …………………………………………………………………………….. Moates Mead and Northlands (Stangrave 1s 6d) ……………………………………………………………………………………………… 1579 Is it Moales or Moates? There is another Moles Mead part of Stangrave Farm
Sumtor Fd/ Hungry Haven 428477 ……………………. North&South Hungry Fds Richard Killick Richard Killick Richard Killick Richard Killick …….. Hungry Haven House..Samuel Piper, ag lab Hungry Haven House.. Samuel Piper, ag lab £4 Mrs Ann Killick Sinapter or Sumtor Field (Brownes 1s 6d) In 1841 there were 16 dwellings erected to house labourers working on the railway. 1540 in 1817 Mrs Ann Ray sold Hunger Haven (alias Sumtor Field) to William Killick of Crouch House.
Great Browns 424473 ……………………. Homestead (TA 313) Richard Killick Richard Killick Richard Killick Richard Killick ………… James Hodge, John Bachelor, ag labs James Hodge, Thomas Jeffery, ag labs £12 Mrs Ann Killick, occ herself  Browns (Stangrave 1s) Beecher in late 17th and early 18th centuries, then Walter. 1669 1811 Added to Crouch House Farm.
Crouch House Green 437468 ……………………….. House & Garden (TA358) Richard Holmden James Mills James Mills James Mills £4-10s Mary Mills, widow James Mills, ag lab part of Doggetts Farm …………………………………………………………… In 17th century known as John Croft. 1632 ……………………………………………………………………………………………………………
Name 6 figure ref modern name 1844 Description Owner Occupant 1849 Rates Owner 1849 Rates Occupant Value 1851 Census 1841 Census 1832 Land Tax manorial entry earlier history earliest ref notes
Broad Marles 435470 ………………………… TA 343,344,353,357 Sir George Farrant Richard Holmden …………………………. ……………………….. ………… not inhabited not inhabited ……………………………………………………………………… …………………………………………………. Appears to have been Roots Hamsell, linked with Norlands (Northlands) 1580 From the end of the 17th century part of Doggetts farm
Newhouse 442469 …………………… TA 362-363, 354-356 James Shearman Richard Killick Shearman Richard Killick £22.. not inhabited not inhabited £11-10s George Holmden, occ James Holmden. None. Possibly once part of Stangrave demesne. Newhouse Farm was once larger but was split in the 1790s  1678
Newhouse (part) 444472 ……………………… TA 271-2, 264-8, 351-2 Richard Killick Richard Killick Richard Killick Richard Killick ………. not inhabited not inhabited £11-10s Mrs Ann Killick. It was part of Crouch House Farm None. Possibly once part of Stangrave demesne. Newhouse Farm was once larger but was split in the 1790s  ...….?1579 There is a description in the will of Robert Holmden 1714 (Drb)
Newhouse Homestead 441474 ……………………… TA 270 Richard Killick ………………………. Richard Killick …………………….. ……….. George Hoare, Sarah Head Possibly Ann Killick, aged 46, now retired …………………………………………………………………………… ……………………………………………………. ……………………………………………………………………………………………………. …………… …………………………………………………………………………………………………………
Two houses & gardens 441474 ……………………….. TA 269 Richard Killick John Jeal. William Sales Richard Killick John Jeal, John Brooker  ………….. John Jeal, John Brooker John Jeal, William Sales …………………………………………………………………………… …………………………………………………….. ……………………………………………………………………………………………… ………….. ………………………………………………………………………………………………………
Albion Inn 444477 ………………………… TA275 Robert Day William Cripps Robert Day William Cripps, jun £38.. Louise Skindle,Han Gillett,John Waters,Monk, Withers The Albion Hotel had not been built Part of Marshalls & Small Berries (Marlpit Hill) Farm ………………………………………………….. 1844 Robert Day had bought 21 acres of which 5 acres became the hotel 1844 The hotel was built shortly after the railway; it is close to the station.
Marlpit Hill (part) 438377 ……………………. TA 275-6, 279, 285-6 Robert Day Frederick Stanford Robert Day Frederick Stanford £7-15s.. not inhabited not inhabited Part of Marshalls & Small Berries (Marlpit Hill) Farm ………………………………………………….. 1844 Robert Day had bought 21 acres of which 5 acres was separated off for the hotel. 1844 ………………………………………………………………………………………………………
Oakfield 439478 ……………………… TA 277 Daniel Goodwin Daniel Goodwin Daniel Goodwin Daniel Goodwin £3 & £6.. not inhabited not inhabited Part of Marshalls & Small Berries (Marlpit Hill) Farm ……………………………………………………. Daniel Goodwin, builder, bought 4 acres and erected a row of houses 1844 ……………………………………………………………………………………….
Terraced houses in Oakfld 440478 Goodwins Cottages TA 277 Daniel Goodwin Daniel Goodwin Daniel Goodwin ………. Mitchell £4.. William Mitchell not built Part of Marshalls & Small Berries (Marlpit Hill) Farm ………………………………………………….. ………………………………………………………………………………………………. 1849 Also known as The Row
do do do do do do do James Mills £3-10s James Mills do do …………………………………………………. ………………………………………………………………………………………………….. 1849 …………………………………………………………………………………………………
do do do do do do do William Pocknall £3-10s William Pocknall do do …………………………………………………… ………………………………………………………………………………. 1849
do do do do do do do Peter Peacock £4 & £4 Peter Pocock do do …………………………………………………… ……………………………………………………………………………………………….. 1849
do do do do do do do James Pocknall £3-10s James Pocknall do do ………………………………………………… …………………………………………………………………………………………… 1849
do do do do do do do John Baker £3-10s do do ……………………………………………… ……………………………………………………………………………………….. 1849
do do do do do do do John Payne £3-10s John Payne do do …………………………………………….. ……………………………………………………………………………………… 1849
do do do do do do do George Fuller £4.. George Fuller do do ……………………………………………….. …………………………………………………………………………………………. 1849
…………………………. do do do do do do ……………………….. ……… also Edward Jeffery, George Daws, George Richelson, Thomas Wood, John Jenner, Anne Creasy do …………………………………………………….. …………………………………………………………………………………….. 1851
Oakfield 439479 ……………………….. Cottages & gardens James Holmden ……………………… James Holmden William Weller £2-10s ……………………………………………………… …………………………………………………
Name 6 figure ref modern name 1844 Description Owner Occupant 1849 Rates Owner 1849 Rates Occupant Value 1851 Census 1841 Census 1832 Land Tax manorial entry earlier history earliest ref notes
do do ……………………. do do ……………………… James Holmden Henry Groves £2-10s William Groves (Oakfield) George Ammison, Richard Routledge ……………………………………………………………………… ……………………………………………….. ………………………………………………………………………………………………….. 1841 In 1851 it is not known who lived in which cottage
do do ………………………… do do …………………….. James Holmden William Creasy £2-10s John Sales (Oakfield Cottage) William Woodbridge ……………………………………………………………………. ………………………………………………. ………………………………………………………………………………………………….. 1841 ………………………………………………………………………………………………………….
do do ……………………….. do do ……………………… James Holmden James Anscomb £2-10s James Aynscombe ………………………………………………….. ……………………………………………………………………………… ………………………………………………… …………………………………………………………………………………………….. 1849 ………………………………………………………………………………………………………
do do …………………………. do do ………………………. James Holmden John Smith £2-10s William Jenner ……………………………………………………… ……………………………………………………………………………… …………………………………………………….. ………………………………………………………………………………………………….. 1849 ………………………………………………………………………………………………………..
do do …………………….. …………………………… ………………………….. ………………………. James Holmden Widow Hollands £2-10s Solomon Bachelor …………………………………………………. …………………………………………………………………………… …………………………………………………….. ………………………………………………………………………………………………….. 1849 ………………………………………………………………………………………………………..
Stangrave 442463 ……………………… Stangrave & Painters Fm Thomas Alexander Thomas Alexander Thomas Alexander Thomas Alexander £109-10s James Golding, farmer of 54 acres, 3 labourers (House) Edward Mills, excise officer £22 Thomas Alexander, occ himself Probably the demesne of Stangrave manor. 1670 George Leigh bought the manor and estate of Stangrave from Marmaduke Gresham 1647 In 1682 Michael Bassett owned manor & estate. After 1695 manor & farm have different histories
Stangrave Cottage 441462 ………………………. TA 367 Cottage Thomas Alexander …………………….. Thomas Alexander …………………… ……….. Thomas King, Edward Hall John King ………………………………………………………………………. ………………………………………………….. …………………………………………………………………………………………… ……….. ………………………………………………………………………………………………………….
Orchard & garden 444464 ………………………….. TA 472-473 James Stanford Frederick Stanford ………………………… ………………………. ……….. not inhabited not inhabited Chapmans & Crown Croft, £1-10s, Thomas Alexander, occ himself Chapmans& Crown Croft (Stangrave 1s 7d) Chapmans & Crown Croft was "in the upper limits of the town" 1697 My identification of Chapmans & Crown Croft with TA 472 & 473 is purely guesswork.
Cage Meadow 443463 …………………………. TA 461 Mary Hayton Thomas Alexander ………………………… …………………… ………. not inhabited not inhabited ……………………………………………………………………………. ………………………………………………….. In 1724 part of it was known as Winters Croft. 1724 Possibly this is Batts Croft (Stangrave 1s 2d) "in the upper limits of the town"
Doggetts 438462 ……………………….. Doggetts Fm,122 acres Sir George Farrant Richard Holmden Sir George Farrant Richard Holmden £112.. nobody at home in the farmhouse on the Street Richard Holmden, four servants, namely….. £43-10s Martha Holmden, occ herself Doggetts farmhouse (Stangrave 1s 2d) Also Coomefields, Buttfields, Palmersfields, Durkins Field & other lands (Stangrave 3s 6d) 1502 1753 Williasm Holmden left to William Wells Doggetts and Coomefields, Buttfield, etc.
…………………………. ……….. ……………………….. ……………………… …………………………….. ………………………… ………………………….. …………………….. ……….. …………………………………………………………. Wm Hooker, Wm Jeffery, L Tamplin, C Godfrey ………………………………………………………………………… ……………………………………………………… ……………………………………………………………………………………………… ………… ……………………………………………………………………………………………………………
Parsonage Barn & Close 442461 …………………….. Lower Barn & Yard Sir George Farrant Richard Holmden Sir George Farrant Richard Holmden ………….. not inhabited not inhabited ………………………………………………………………………… …………………………………………………… 1670 Gresham sold two closes one called the Parsonage Close to George Leigh 1618 1724 Robert Leigh bequeathed it to William Holmden. From then on it was part of Doggetts.
Paradise Mead 442460 …………………….. Paradise Mead Augustus Corke Augustus Corke ………………………. ……………………… ……….. not inhabited not inhabited £5 Paradise (probably includes the houses). …………………………………………………….. probably once part of Shoebridge's Crofts 1693
Meadow next to above 443460 ……………………… Meadow (TA 449) William Saunders William Bonnick William Saunders William Bonnick …………. not inhabited not inhabited included in with the Tanyard …………………………………………………… probably once part of Shoebridge's Crofts.  1693 From the mid 18th century the two Paradise meadows were owned by the owner of the Tanyard.
Skeynes 428461 Skeynes Farm Skeynes Fm, 322 acres Richard Davis, esq William Brett John Fielden William Brett £327.. William Bassett, farmer of 369 acres, 11 men John Young, gardener, William Harrold, ag lab £165 Robert Saxby, occ himself (also for Brookhouse) Skaines (1s 9d), a tenement (1s 6d), messuage & lands (3s 10d), all Stangrave. 1556 Titchbourne 1556, Jemett 1648, 1678, Reddish 1678, 1692, Streatfeild 1693, 1801
…………………………. …………. …………………….. ……………………… ………………………… ………………………… ………………………… ……………………… ……….. also Mary White, Ann Pocock, Henry Jeffrey servants ………………………………………………. …………………………………………………………………………. ……………………………………………………. ……………………………………………………………………………………………….
Skeynes Park 433462 Skeynes skeynes park, 35 acres Richard Davis, esq Richard Davis, esq John Fielden John Fielden £90.. Edward King, stockholder 1839 Richard Davis built a new mansion £7 Robert Saxby for Oxenlees, occ himself (part of Skeynes Park) Oxenleas (Stangrave 1s 4d) The original Skeynes farmhouse was demolished and its site incorporated into the grounds 1603 of Skeynes Park, while new farm buildings were occupied further west at 428461.
…………………………… …………… ……………………… ……………………….. ………………………….. ………………………. …………………………. ………………………….. ………… also R Payne, G Alcock, Edwards, Neddrie, Shoulders ……………………………………………….. …………………………………………………………………………. …………………………………………………… ………………………………………………………………………………………………. ………….
Name 6 figure ref modern name 1844 Description Owner Occupant 1849 Rates Owner 1849 Rates Occupant Value 1851 Census 1841 Census 1832 Land Tax manorial entry earlier history earliest ref notes
Brook House Farm 433457 ………………………. part of Skeynes Farm Richard Davis, esq William Brett John Fielden John Fielden ………. J Westbrook, H Pocock, A Salisbury, T Pocknell G Selsey, H Pocock, T Pocknell, D Goddard, etc see Skeynes Brooklands (£1-3s), Brookehouse (10d), Croft lying near Brook House (6d), Kent Lands (2s 4d), all Stangrave. 1317 Belonged to the Streatfeilds between c 1749 and c1801
West Mead 432450 …………………….. TA 427, 429c, 429b Hansell Edgar Stanford Miss Groombridge Thomas Alexander £26-10s not inhabited not inhabited Robert Partridge, occ James Stanford West Mead (Marsh Green 6s) West Mead was valuable meadow land and has always been shared between owners 1424 ……………………………………………………………………………………………………..
West Mead 453451 ………………………….. TA 429 James Stanford Edgar Stanford possibly Miss Groombridge do (possibly) ……… not inhabited not inhabited ……………………………………………………………………… ……………………………………………………. do do do
West Mead 452449 …………………….. TA 429a Heir of Lawrence (Bachelors) Frances Mills Heir of Lawrence Frances Mills(Bachelors) ……….. not inhabited not inhabited ………………………………………………………………………. …………………………………………………. do do do
Buss Mead 436451 ……………………….. TA 430, 797 Sir George Farrant (Doggetts) Richard Holmden Sir George Farrant Richard Holmden ……….. not inhabited not inhabited ………………………………………………………………………. …………………………………………………… part of Doggetts Farm since at least 1753 1724 ……………………………………………………………………………………………………….
Bridge Meadows 442457 ………………………. TA 443, 445 Bridgewardens Robert Parsons Bridgewardens James Wallis £9.. not inhabited not inhabited £15 Bridgewardens, occ Robert Parsons Nine acres of meadow & house (Starborough 1s 4d) probably bought by the Bridgewardens in 1673 when they bought Bridge house (TA 749) 1478 In the 18th century 16 acres of meadow in four pieces.
Bridge Meadows 443459 ……………………….. TA 446, 447 Bridgewardens Mary Bassett, widow Bridgewardens Mrs Bassett & house See TA 748 (Woodgates & Skutts) not inhabited do do do do do
Wall Mead 443455 …………………….. TA 444 Jane Shoesmith Frederick Stanford Mrs Shoesmith Frederick Stanford ………… not inhabited not inhabited ………………………………………………………………………………. possibly part of the demesne of Stangrave manor 1560 Belonged to William Gresham, lord of the manor of Stangrave. 1560 …………………………………………………………………………………………………………
Wall Mead Slip 444460 ………………………. TA 444a Jane Shoesmith Thomas Parsons Mrs Shoesmith Thomas Parsons ………….. not inhabited not inhabited …………………………………………………………………………………… do do do ……………………………………………………………………………………………………….
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That part of Edenbridge parish which is east of the Westerham-Edenbridge road and north of the river Eden, excluding the village itself. ……………………………………………………………………………………………………………..
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Holdfast Farm 440488 Scamperdale Holdfast Fm, 149 acres William Lambard, esq William Searle, jun William Lambard, esq William Searle, jun £110-10s (Farmhouse) Joseph Piper, labourer George Hoare, bailiff £37-10s Mr Lambard, occ Richard Philp Farm(16s 7d), lands(6d), lands(4d),tenement (9d),.. Includes several former holdings such as Pallatts (12 acres), and Maultkinshaw or…….. 1491 Several houses once stood around Holdfast Green. In 1752 they were pulled down or derelict.
Holdfast Green 438486 ……………………….. Cottage & garden do do do do £3.. (Green) Edmund Davey, labourer Evan William Morris, railroad contractor part of above ..house and lands (6s 7d), all Stangrave. Also…. …Glovers or Gravells (10 acres). Westerham Field in Westerham parish. ………………………………………………………………………………………………………..
………………………. …………. …………………….. ………………………… ……………………………. …………………….. ………………………… ………………………. ……….. ………………………………………………………. …………………………………………………. ……………………………………………………………………………… Gravells (Starborough 2d) Pallatts earliest ref 1568. Maultkinshaw earliest ref 1552 ……………………………………………………………………………………………………
Brownings 441479 ………………………. Brownings Fm, 101 acLittle mowshurst,  Parish of St Mary Cray George Langridge Parish of St Mary Cray Geo & Thos Langridge £56.. James Chandler, labourer James Chantler £22 Trustees of St Mary Cray, occ George & Thomas Langridge Farm at top of Marlpit Hill (Stangrave 1s)  also….. From about 1655 Shropps was part of Brownings 1655 ……………………………………………………………………………………………………..
………………………… ……….. ……………………… ……………………… ……………………………. ………………………… …………………………. ……………………… ………. Elizabeth Hollands, and son William Langridge, lab. Elizabeth Langridge ……………………………………………………… …………………………………………………………………………………………. …………. ……………………………………………………………………………………………………..
Shropps 447475 ……………………… TA 239-244, 254 do do do do ……….. …………………………………………………………… …………………………………………………. ……………………………………………………………………………….. Scroops als Sharps (Broxham 1s 9d) From about 1655 Shropps was part of Brownings 1556 ……………………………………………………………………………………………………….
Name 6 figure ref modern name 1844 Description Owner Occupant 1849 Rates Owner 1849 Rates Occupant Value 1851 Census 1841 Census 1832 Land Tax manorial entry earlier history earliest ref notes
Tenderhole & Misgrove 450475 ………………………. part of Lindhurst Farm Rev Richard Board William Coleman Rev Richard Board William Coleman ……….. not inhabited not inhabited £2 Kings Borough. Rev Richard Board, occ Thomas Heaysman Tenderhole & Misgrove 12 acres(Broxham 1s 21/2d) …………………………………………………………………………………………….. 1345 ………………………………………………………………………………………………………
Little Mowshurst 446480 Swan Lane Farm Little Mowshurst, 60 ac Maria Divett George Holmden Miss Divett Frederick Stanford £32.. no entry Edward Jeffery, labourer £13 George Holmden, occ James Holmden Barn & 70 acres, pt of Mowsers (Stangrave 2s03/4d) 1659 The earlier farm of Mowshurst was divided. 1659 ……………………………………………………………………………………………………..
Great Mowshurst 450 477 Great Mowshurst Great Mowshurst, 60 ac Sally Whittaker William Searle Mrs Whittaker William Searle, sen. £33.. Henry Heath, George Heath, labs Jas Anscombe, Wm Spittle, Rich Faulkner, labs £9 & Kings Borough £8. Edward Whittaker, occ William Searles Mess&Fm called Mowsers, 70ac (Stangrave 2s03/4d) In 1659 the farm was divided between Robert Steed and Mary Marshall. 1377 Misgrove seems to be a pun on Mowshurst!
Coakham 449487 …………………….. Edenbridge Field George Holmden George Holmden Ray Williams …….. not inhabited not inhabited ………………………………………………………………………… Lands formerly Comb (Broxham 1s) Henry Coombe alias Blome owned it before 1607.  1607 It has long been part of Coakham Farm in Westerham.
Spittle Cross Mead 442474 …………………… TA 250 Thomas Alexander Thomas Alexander Thomas Alexander Thomas Alexander ……….. not inhabited not inhabited £3 Thomas Alexander, occ himself. Spittle Cross Mead (Stangrave 9d) In 1697 part of  a property called "the Crowne and two parcels of land" (Stangrave 2s 3d) 1549 In 1844 it was part of Stangrave & Painters
Spittle Cross Fields 443472 ……………………. TA 252 Thomas Alexander Thomas Alexander Thomas Alexander Thomas Alexander ………. not inhabited not inhabited £2-10s Thomas Alexander, occ himself. do In 1697 part of  a property called "the Crowne and two parcels of land" (Stangrave 2s 3d) 1549 In 1844 it was part of Stangrave & Painters
NewHouses at Spital Cross 442272 …………………….. TA 251 Thomas Alexander Stephen Leigh Thomas Alexander Stephen Leigh £3-10s Stephen Leigh Susanna Faulkner …………………………………………………………………………… do The houses are mentioned in 1814 1814 The inhabitants are not in any particular order
…………………………….. ……………. ……………………….. do do James Bellchamber do James Bellchambers £3-10s James Bellchambers James Bellchambers ……………………………………………………………………… do do do do
……………………… ………. …………………….. do do Thomas Cheal do Thomas Cheal £3-10s Thomas Cheal Thomas Cheal ……………………………………………………………………… do do do do
………………………. …………… ………………………. do do Richard Cheal do Richard Cheal £3-10s Richard Cheal Richard Cheal …………………………………………………………………… do do do do
……………………….. …………… ………………………… do do William Payne do Robert Langridge £3-10s Robert Langridge William Pocknell …………………………………………………………………… do do do do
………………………. …………… ……………………… do do Robert Walker do George Adams £3-10s George Adams Charlotte Smith ……………………………………………………………………. do do do do
………………………….. ………… ………………………. do do Thomas Tingley do Thomas Tingley £3-10s Thomas Tingley Thomas Tingley ………………………………………………………………… do do do do
………………………… ………….. ………………………. do do Ann Seal do George Chapman £3-10s George Chapman Ann Seal ………………………………………………………………………….. do do do do
…………………………. …………. ……………………… ………………………. ……………………………. ………………………… ……………………… ………………………. ………. ……………………………………………………… John Fowler ……………………………………………………………………… do do do do
Spittlecross 443470 ……………………… TA 258, 261 William Best Thomas Alexander ……………………….. ………………………. ………… not inhabited not inhabited £3 Mary Hayton, occ William Butterworth, esq Three pieces called Spittlecross, 4ac (Stangrave 1s) ……………………………………………………………………………………………………. 1552 ………………………………………………………………………………………………………
Heads 443468 Eden Valley school Heads, 41 acres Robert Saxby James Groves Robert Saxby James Groves £46-10s not inhabited not inhabited £20 Heads Land. Robert Saxby, occ himself Lands (Stangrave 8s 6d). About 1814 Robert Saxby sold the farmhouse (TA 752) to James Alexander 1605 One of several examples of a farmhouse in the village and the fields not adjacent.(Stangrave 10s)
Name 6 figure ref modern name 1844 Description Owner Occupant 1849 Rates Owner 1849 Rates Occupant Value 1851 Census 1841 Census 1832 Land Tax manorial entry earlier history earliest ref notes
Orchard 443467 …………………………… TA 475 Miss Groombridge Jeremiah Bassett Miss Groombridge Thomas Alexander £1.. not inhabited not inhabited …………………………………………………………………………….. One acre in upper part of the town (Stangrave 4d) This appears to be part of the earlier Town Croft which lay to the north of Rootes Croft 1605 After 1851 this became the site of Grange Villa
Town Mead 442467 ………………………. TA 476 Thomas Alexander Thomas Alexander Thomas Alexander Thomas Alexander ………… not inhabited not inhabited £1-10s "Town Croft" Thomas Alexander, occ himself Tenement (Stangrave 2d) Appears to be a combination of Rootes Croft and Barnehawe, which was part of Chimney 1605 Rootes Croft, 1 acre, belonged to the Bridge 1625-1692. It forms part of Town Mead, 2 acres
Chimneys 442467 ………………………… TA 477 (part) part of Falconers part of Falconers part of Falconers part of Falconers ………. part of Falconers part of Falconers part of Falconers Tenement (Stangrave 4d) From 1798 combined with Tenement (Stangrave 8d) to form TA 477. 1605 Before 1714 part of Chimney was hived off as Barnhawe (Tenement Stangrave 2d)
Forge Croft 446464 ……………………….. TA 469 Thomas Humphrey Richard Jordan heirs of late J Humphrey Richard Jordan £5.. not inhabited not inhabited £8 "Forge Crofts". John & Richard Humphrey, occ Thomas Alexander ……………………………………………………. In 16-17th centuries the north part was Parsonage Barn & Croft, the south the Bridge Croft 1568 ………………………………………………………………………………………………………
Forge Orchard …………. ………………………. TA 484 Thomas Alexander William Winter …………………………… ……………………….. ………… not inhabited not inhabited £1-10s Thomas Alexander, occ William Winter Tenement (Stangrave 8d) part This is the eastern end of TA 483 (Three houses & a garden, on the Street) …………. ………………………………………………………………………………………………………
Church Crofts 447462 ………………………. TA 519 Platts Henry Streatfeild William Searle part of Skinners part of Skinners ……….. not inhabited not inhabited part of Skinners …………………………………………………. In 1830 part of Delaware but treated as part of Skinners.3 acres pasture in one field. 1650 …………………………………………………………………………………………………………
Skinners 452467 Skinners farm Skinners Fm, 295 acres Henry Streatfeild William Searle H Streatfeild, esq William Searle, sen. £319-10s William Searle, farmer of ?396 ac, employing 12 men William Searle £60 (Edenbridge),£64 (Kings Borough). Henry Streatfeild, occ Wm Searle Skinners (Stangrave 14s 2d). Howleys, Willstree.. Once Skinners Place, an estate created in the middle ages and never divided. 1377 Heath (14thC), Martin (15thC), Titchbourne, Calthorpe (16thC),Seyliard(17thC), 1699 Streatfeild
……………………………. ………… …………………… …………………………. …………………………… …………………….. ………………………….. ……………………….. ……….. servants Glover, Ashdown, Hoath, Illman, Jeffery, Seal servants Sanders,Still, Smith, Potter, Jenner, … ……………………………………………………………………………. Broad Street, Essandage and Smithfield (Broxham …………………………………………………………………………………………………. ………….. ………………………………………………………………………………………………………
………………………….. …………… …………………………. ……………………….. ………………………………. ………………………. ……………………….. ………………………. ………… ………………………………………………………….. Spittle, Roberts ………………………………………………………………………………. 7s 11/2d) ……………………………………………………………………………………………….. ………….. ………………………………………………………………………………………………………..
Bellmans Green 456475 ……………………… B Green & Prettymans Henry Streatfeild William Searle Henry Streatfeild William Searle, sen. ………. not inhabited not inhabited included in Skinners  ? Includes parcel of meadow called Longcroft and.. Once a separate farm, sold to Streatfeild by Seyliard in 1699, but always closely linked. 1613 Bellmans alias Bellamy
Bellmans Green 460473 …………………….. House & gdn (TA 578a) Henry Streatfeild ……………………….. Henry Streatfeild …………………….. ………… William Greenaway, lab ? Edward Jenner the location of particular labourers in particular houses is speculative an acre of meadow in Boades Mead (Broxham 61/2d) …………………………………………………………………………………………………. ………… …………………………………………………………………………………………………
………………………….. ………do ……………………….. do do ……………………… do ……………………. ………… James Jeffery, lab ? James Jeffery ……………………………………………………………………….. …………………………………………………………………………………………………… ………….. ……………………………………………………………………………………………………
……………………………… ………do ……………………….. do do ………………………… do …………………….. ………… James Harding, lab ? John Withers ………………………………………………………………………. ……………………………………………………………………………………… ……….. …………………………………………………………………………………………………….
Bellmans Green 460473 2 cotts & gdns (TA 605) Henry Streatfeild ……………………….. Henry Streatfeild William Harding, lab £3-10s William Harding William Harding ……………………………………………………………………………………………………….
…………………………….. ………do ……………………… do do ……………………….. do William Cheal, lab £3-10s William Cheal Charles Ellis ……………………………………………………………………………………………………….
Stony Wood Field 459475 …………………………. TA 579 Henry Streatfeild William Searle Henry Streatfeild William Searle, sen. ……… not inhabited not inhabited included in Skinners …………………………………………………….. Once called Stony Woods and attached to a messuage in Bellmans Green (TA 605) 1647 ……………………………………………………………………………………………………
Prettymans 458477 Broxham House Prettymans Henry Streatfeild William Searle Henry Streatfeild William Searle, sen. ………… David Jenner, Richard Payne, labs David Jenner, John King, John Heath, labs included in Skinners ………………………………………………………….. Although shown as a separate farm in the Tithe Award it has always been part of Bellmans Prettymans is a pun on Bellmans. Also known as Friends (Bellamy). Geddit ?
Stony Crofts 461472 ………………………. pt of Great Stony Field Henry Streatfeild William Searle Henry Streatfeild William Searle, sen. ………… ………………………………………………………… ………………………………………………….. included in Skinners ……………………………………………………… Before 1718 it was a separate holding, 2 acres.It may originally have been larger. 1502 ……………………………………………………………………………………………….
Name 6 figure ref modern name 1844 Description Owner Occupant 1849 Rates Owner 1849 Rates Occupant Value 1851 Census 1841 Census 1832 Land Tax manorial entry earlier history earliest ref notes
Lockhurst 460476 Lockhurst Farm Lockhurst Fm, 64 acres John & Samuel Williams Daniel Goodwin Messrs Williams Daniel Goodwin, builder £38-10s Henry Baker, farm bailiff        servant Catherine Parrott Henry Baker £25 (Kings Borough) Lands (Stangrave 1s 10d) and much else This farm has changed its shape considerably during its history. 1578
Lockhurst Cottage 459475 ………………………….. Cottage, gdn & orchard John & Samuel Williams ………………………. Messrs Williams ……………………… ……….. Joseph Baker,lab Alexander Cuming, foreman on railway included in Lockhurst ……………………………………………………. This was Lockhurst farmhouse in the 18th century. ………… ………………………………………………………………………………………………………….
Hills & Walters 461473 Lockhurst Farm …………………….. John & Samuel Williams Daniel Goodwin Messrs Williams Daniel Goodwin …………. ……………………………………………………….. …………………………………………………… included in Lockhurst Hills & Walters als Webbs Croft (Broxham 3s 4d) After 1676 its history is as part of Lockhurst 1552 ………………………………………………………………………………………………………..
Belmes als Doytes  461472 ………………………. TA 604 and 602 John & Samuel Williams Daniel Goodwin Messrs Williams Daniel Goodwin ………… ………………………………………………………….. …………………………………………………….. included in Lockhurst Belmes als Doytes Tenement (Broxham 1s 2d) Before the 18th century this was a separate tenement 1578 ………………………………………………………………………………………………………
Coopers Pits 459471 …………………………. TA 601and 711 John & Samuel Williams Daniel Goodwin Messrs Williams Daniel Goodwin …………. ………………………………………………………… ………………………………………………. included in Lockhurst possibly Lands (Stangrave 1s 10d) "Lands" has the same history as Belmes als Doytes 1583 …………………………………………………………………………………………………….
Brockets Field 463472 ………………………. TA 702 Brockley Field John & Samuel Williams Daniel Goodwin Messrs Williams Daniel Goodwin ……….. …………………………………………………….. ………………………………………………….. included in Lockhurst Brocketsfield or Brooksfield (Broxham 2d) Became part of Lockhurst Farm in 1829 1503 Has identical history to Churchways (Stangrave 1s 2d) which could be TA 695
Riddens Mead (Ridings) 467472 ……………………….. TA 681 Butcher Mead John & Samuel Williams Daniel Goodwin Messrs Williams Daniel Goodwin ………. ………………………………………………………… ……………………………………………………. included in Lockhurst Ridings (Broxham 1s) Divided about 1607. One part which kept the quitrent became part of Lockhurst 1581 The other part became part of Medhurst Row Farm in 1791.
Medhurst Row Farm 463471 Medhurst Row Medhurst Row Fm, 36ac Henry Streatfeild Thomas Gunner Henry Streatfeild Thomas Gunner £24.. Thomas Gunner, farmer of 50 acres employing 2 men Thomas Gunner £13 (Kings Borough) Henry Streatfeild, occ Thomas Gunner Eastlands (Broxham 6d) Medhurst late16C-early17C; Sales late 17C: Holmden early 18C; then Streatfeild. 1552 ………………………………………………………………………………………………………
Southlands 463477 …………………………. TA 715-718 Henry Streatfeild Thomas Gunner Henry Streatfeild Thomas Gunner ………… not inhabited not inhabited part of Medhurst Row Southlands (Broxham 9d) Similar to but not the same as Eastlands 1461 ………………………………………………………………………………………………………
Cottages & garden 463471 ……………………….. TA 706 late Sir Thomas Turton ………………………. Sir Thomas Turton Alfred Chantler £2-10s Alfred Chandler, lab Henry Potter ……………………………………………………………………………… …………………………………………………… probably of no antiquity 1841 …………………………………………………………………………………………………….
do ……….do ………………………. TA 706 late Sir Thomas Turton ……………………… do William Nichols £2-10s Jane Nichols, widow Daniel Tulley ……………………………………………………………………………. ………………………………………………….. do 1841 ……………………………………………………………………………………………………
Orchard & two gardens ……….do ………………………… TA 696, 697 late Mrs Kirby unoccupied ………………………… William Field 5s.. not inhabited not inhabited …………………………………………………………………………. …………………………………………………….. ………………………………………………………………………………………………….. 1844 ………………………………………………………………………………………………………….
House & garden 463471 ………………………… TA 698 Monkhouse James Jeffery Monkhouse James Jeffery £3-10s James Jeffery, lab Joseph Baker ………………………………………………………………………. ………………………………………………. ……………………………………………………………………………………………… 1841 ………………………………………………………………………………………………………….
Four houses & gardens 463471 ……………………….. TA 695 Harriet Chapman William Gunner Mrs Chapman William Gunner £3-10s William Gunner, lab William Gunner ……………………………………………………………………… …………………………………………. ………………………………………………………………………………………………. 1756 ……………………………………………………………………………………………….
do …………… ……………………. do Harriet Chapman Thomas Withers Mrs Chapman George Gunner £3-10s Mary Withers, widow Thomas Withers …………………………………………………………………. …………………………………………… ……………………………………………………………………………………….. 1756 ………………………………………………………………………………………………………….
do ……….. ………………………. do Harriet Chapman William Greenaway Mrs Chapman Edward Carter £3-10s uninhabited William Greenaway ………………………………………………………………………… ………………………………………………………. ………………………………………………………………………………………………. 1756 ………………………………………………………………………………………………………..
do ……….. ……………………… do Harriet Chapman Sarah Gibb Mrs Chapman John Gibb £3-10s Sarah Gibb, widow John Gibb ………………………………………………………………………… ……………………………………………………… 1841 John Gibb als Cronk placed his beehive in the garden of Mrs Gunner; it was stolen. 1756 ………………………………………………………………………………………………………….
Thousand Acres 463471 ……………………….. TA 692 Heirs of John Gibbons Thomas Gunner Heirs of John Gibbons Thomas Gunner ……… not inhabited not inhabited part of Bears (Beers) possibly Beerehaw (Broxham 1d) ……………………………………………………………………………………………………. 1503
Name 6 figure ref modern name 1844 Description Owner Occupant 1849 Rates Owner 1849 Rates Occupant Value 1851 Census 1841 Census 1832 Land Tax manorial entry earlier history earliest ref notes
Delaware (part) 458466 ………………………. Dilaware (part), 62 acres Henry Streatfeild David Whibley Henry Streatfeild, esq David Whibley £137……. not inhabited not inhabited £33 (Kings Borough) Henry Streatfeild, occ David Whibley Various tenements have been absorbed by Delaware in Brasted parish. …………… ………………………………………………………………………………………………………….
Claypits 458466 ………………………… Homestead Henry Streatfeild David Whibley Henry Streatfeild, esq David Whibley ………… Edward Fuller, lab Edward Fuller, James Galloway ……………………………………………………………. ………… ……………………………………………………………………………………………………………
Claycrofts 458466 ………………………… ……………………….. Henry Streatfeild David Whibley Henry Streatfeild, esq David Whibley ………. Claypits is the original homestead for this property not inhabited …………………………………………………………………………… Claycrofts & Bodesmillmead (Broxham ---) Before the 18th century it was a separate tenement 1470 A Medhurst property until 1625, then Seyliard
Boddeland & Perry Field 458468 includes Cauk Wood ………………………. Henry Streatfeild David Whibley Henry Streatfeild, esq David Whibley ………. not inhabited not inhabited ……………………………………………………………………………… Boades and Perry Fd and an acre in Boades Mead (Broxham 1s 6d). Before the 18th century it was a separate tenement 1479 A Medhurst property until 1654
Court Lands 456463 ………………………. Great Court Lands Henry Streatfeild David Whibley Henry Streatfeild, esq David Whibley ………. not inhabited not inhabited …………………………………………………………………………….. Courtlandfield (Broxham 8d) Lay to south of Claycrofts. Once a separate tenement. 1503 A Medhurst property in 16th century.
Ryeland & South Crofts 458463 …………………………… Broomy Fields Henry Streatfeild David Whibley Henry Streatfeild, esq David Whibley ……… not inhabited not inhabited ……………………………………………………………………….. …………………………………………………..
Beers (Bears) 467463 Owls Court Bears (part), 18 acres heirs of John Gibbons Walter Durrant heirs of John Gibbons Walter Durrant £10.. not inhabited not inhabited £12 (Kings Borough) Mr Rowe, occ John Doubell Messuage & Lands in Edenbridge (Broxham 2s) Part of Beers Farm in Hever parish 1578 Parsley Field, Great & Little Newlands, Barn Field, Bridge Field, Hop Garden Mead, Bridge Mead
Reynolds Farm 468471 ……………………… Reynolds Mead (TA675) Elizabeth Doubell John Doubell John Doubell John Doubell £1-5s not inhabited not inhabited £2 (Stanford Borough) John Doubell, occ himself Moddershaw (Broxham 1s) This  is half a field belonging to Reynolds Farm in Hever. 1607 ……………………………………………………………………………………………………….
Beaumonts 465474 ………………………… Hooks Mead (TA 671-3) Charles Lee Sarah Whitebread Charles Lee William King £7.. not inhabited not inhabited £10 (Kings Borough) Mr Charles Lee, occ John Whitebread Messuage & 5 acres in Hever (Broxham 1s3d) Also called Bluemounds. The farm must take its name from William Beaumont of the 17thC 1731 In 1731 Hooks Mead was part of  Sylyards and not Beaumans
Sylyards 463475 …………………… Hoarden Mead & 4acres Col Thomas Hutchinson Thomas Whitebread Col Hutcheson Thomas Whitebread £8.. not inhabited not inhabited £4 (Kings Borough) Rev John Perry, occ Thomas Whitebread Lands called Pendys (Marsh Green 1s) Part of Sylyards Farm in Hever. 1470 le Pendeys mentioned 1470. 1n 1725 Pendays Mead and Hoarden.
Five Fields 463476 Little Postling Farm Five Fields, 10 acres Thomas Weedon Daniel Goodwin Weedon Daniel Goodwin £9-10s not inhabited not inhabited £16 (Kings Borough) Mr Saxby, occ Thomas Gunner Four Acres, part of Lockhurst tenmt (Broxham 81/2d) For long attached to Pawlings.In 1844 farmed with Lockhurst. 1620 Brooklands, Godlamons Field, Kings Field, and two fields in Hever.
…………………………. …………. ……………………….. ………………… …………………….. ……………………….. …………………………. ……………………… ……….. ……………………………………………………. ………………………………………………. ……………………………………………………………………. and Pawlins in Edenbridge & Hever (Broxham 4d) ………………………………………………………………………………………………. ……… ………………………………………………………………………………………………………………
Polelands 463479 Polands Farm Polelands Robert Kidder William Coleman Robert Kidder Robert Kidder £12-10s Geoge Agate, farm bailiff William Coleman £18 (Kings Borough) James Kidder, occ William Coleman Polelands has a different history from "Pawlins" which has the same history as "Five Fields".Most of Polelands is in Chiddingstone, also Hever. 1780 In 1843 Robert Kidder reclaimed 5 rods from Broxham manorial waste (Broxham 1d)
Broxham Pound 463480 ………………………. 2 houses & gdn TA 565 John Mitchell Jane Shepherd Mitchel widow Shepherd £3-10s Rachel Shepherd, widow, pauper, James Cole, lab Jane Shepherd, James Cole ……………………………………………. ………………………………………………………………………………. 1841 ………………………………………………………………………………………………
……………………….. ………….. ………………………. do John Mitchell John Purser Mitchel John Purser £3-10s John Purser, pauper John Purser, Benjamin Matthews, police officer …………………………………………………….. ………………………………………………………………………………. 1841 ……………………………………………………………………………………………….
Broxham 455485 Broxham Manor & Farm Broxham Fm, 375 acres Charles Robert Petley James Holmden C. R.C. Petley, esq James Holmden £185.. Abraham Hoath, George Crittell, Edward Everest, labs Abraham Hoath, Edward Everest, David Hollands £70-10s Charles Petley,esq,  occ James Holmden Presumably the demesne of Broxham manor This property, a mediaeval park with moated manor house, remained intact for centuries. 1260 18th&early19thC Petley,occ Holmden.From 1621 Petley.1599-1621 Berisford.1442-1599 Crowmer.
………………………… …………… …………………….. …………………………. ………………………………. ………………………… ……………………………. ……………………….. …………. ……………………………………………………… James Jeffery, Allen Anscombe, labs
Name 6 figure ref modern name 1844 Description Owner Occupant 1849 Rates Owner 1849 Rates Occupant Value 1851 Census 1841 Census 1832 Land Tax manorial entry earlier history earliest ref notes
Blounts Brook 456478 near Alfriston House & gdn TA 236 Charles Petley ………………………… C.R.C.Petley Robert Luke £4.. Robert White, lab Robert White part of Broxham Tenement called Blunts (Broxham 2s 6d) In 1607 a cottage was built on the lord's waste at Blounts Brook, quitrent 4d. However….. 1356 .. In 1356 a croft belonging to John Blunt lay between Tenderhole and Broxham Park.
Battledens 450481 ……………………. Battledens TA 216-217 Henry Streatfeild William Searle part of Skinners part of Skinners ……. not inhabited not inhabited £7 Henry Streatfeild, occ William Searle Normansfield als Bartenden (Broxham 6d) …………………………………………………………………………………………….. 1609 ………………………………………………………………………………………………..
That part of Edenbridge parish which is south of the river and east of the road from Edenbridge via Dencross
to Cowden, excluding the village.
Great Potters Mead 445460 …………………….. Great Potters Mead Robert Saxby Henry Leigh part of Heads part of Heads ……… not inhabited not inhabited …………………………………………………………………………. An acre in Potters Mead (Stangrave 8d) The manorial record has Potters Mead as part of Lintotts rather than Heads 1485 It could be that Lintotts owned the first cut (of hay) and Heads had  the later grazing.
Lintots Farm 446459 …………………… Lintotts Fm, 8 acres Henry Streatfeild Henry Leigh Henry Streatfeild, esq Henry Leigh £24.. William Leigh, carpenter Henry Leigh, carpenter £10. Henry Streatfeild, occ Henry Leigh 2 parcels called Lintalls & Lords Gdn (Stangrave 4d) Formerly Gautiers (Cowtiers ie Sawpit Fd)& Lintots(Corner Fd). Lords Gdn is over the road. 1590 Also includes Whistlers als Joane Robins (now Middle Fd, Tree Mead and Whistlers Mead)
Whistlers Mead 447459 ……………………….. Whistlers Mead, etc Henry Streatfeild Henry Leigh Henry Streatfeild, esq Henry Leigh ……… not inhabited not inhabited part of Lintots …………………………………………………….. Formerly (16thC) part of Joane Robyns which extended south of the road as Skutts Croft 1520 The name Joane Robyns can be south of the Hever road (1600) or north of the road (1621)
Ware Lands 454460 part of Dilaware, 162 ac Henry Streatfeild David Whibley Henry Streatfeild, esq David Whibley £137.. not inhabited not inhabited part of Delaware Ware Lands (Stangrave 4s1d) Composite of Townlands (west) and Warelands (east) 1200 1688 John Reddish sold to Henry Streatfeild Upper Ware Land from Hever road to river.
Townlands 450460 Fairfield part of Dilaware Henry Streatfeild David Whibley Henry Streatfeild, esq David Whibley ………. not inhabited not inhabited part of Delaware Town Lands (Stangrave 3s 21/2d) Composite of Town Field (west), Gilcote Field (east) and Houndesden (by river in north) 1426 1749 Henry Streatfeild inherited Townlands from Thomas Streatfeild.
Daniel's Barn Field 452456 …………………….. TA 761 Henry Streatfeild James Mellish, baker Henry Streatfeild, esq James Mellish £4.. not inhabited not inhabited ……………………………………………………………………………… originally part of Town Lands (Stangrave 3s 21/2d) When the Hever road was realigned this area of 3 acres was cut off from Gilcote Field 1844 ………………………………………………………………………………………………………..
Scutts Croft 446458 ……………………… TA 767-776, 779 many owners many occupants many owners many occupants …………. ………………………………………………………… …………………………………………….. see below Scutts Croft (Stangrave 3d) This was originally the southern part of Joane Robins, later called Squire Croft. 1520 In 1715 there was confusion between Slutts Croft (Gabriels) and Scutts Croft; same owners.
Orchard 446457 ………………………. TA 775 Anna Maria Leigh Anna Maria Leigh Anna Maria Leigh included  in TA 771 ………….. not inhabited not inhabited probably included with Brickyard £2 Anna M Leigh, occ William Goodwin Part of Scutts Croft (Stangrave 11/4d) 1819 Edmund King sold part of Scutts Croft to Edward Leigh, glazier. 1819 Edward Leigh erected four cottages and a brick kiln. The orchard was the residue.
Scutts Mead 447457 ………………………… TA 767 William Goodwin Daniel Goodwin William Goodwin …………………….. ………… ………………………………………………………………. …………………………………………………….. £1-10s Edmund King, occupied by himself Part of Scutts Croft (Stangrave 1d) Before 1836 Edmund King sold the remainder of Scutts Croft to William Goodwin, builder. 1819 William & Daniel Goodwin had erected a row of cottages; no evidence for the rest of the field.
Orchard & Meadow 446456 ………………………….. TA 768-9 Edward Agate Richard Smith James James James James £2-10s not inhabited not inhabited £1-10s Edward Agate Part of Scutts Croft (Stangrave 1/2d) 1819 Edmund King sold part of Scutts Croft to George Bookham who built a house. 1819 …………………………………………………………………………………………………………
Bridge Croft 446456 ……………………. Bridge Croft Bridgewardens Robert Parsons Bridgewardens George Langridge £5.. not inhabited not inhabited £4. Bridgewardens, occupied by Robert Parsons. ? Stangrave 1s, perhaps together with Bridge House 1560 John Garland granted a messuage and land near the Bridge to the Bridgewardens. 1568 Is there a connection? He also granted the later Bridge House in 1560 to George Sone.
Whitefields 447453 ……………………… Malthouse & Field Robert Parsons Robert Parsons Henry Parsons Henry Parsons £17.. not inhabited not inhabited £1-15s Robert Parsons, occupied by himself Whitefields (Stangrave 1s) For centuries linked with Petfields. 1819 John Shaw had sold them to Parsons & Hayton. 1568 No malthouse is marked on the Tithe Award Map suggesting that map is earlier than schedule.
Name 6 figure ref modern name 1844 Description Owner Occupant 1849 Rates Owner 1849 Rates Occupant Value 1851 Census 1841 Census 1832 Land Tax manorial entry earlier history earliest ref notes
Petfields 448457 ……………………… 1st & 2nd Jenners Mary Hayton Thomas Alexander Mrs Hayton Thomas Alexander £20.. not inhabited not inhabited £1-15s Mary Hayton, occupied by William Butterworth Petfields (Stangrave 1s 3d) For long linked to Whitefields.In 1844 part of Jenners Land & Tottys. 1849 Stable? £3  1585 1820s Rev Thomas Hayton; 1790s-1810s John Shaw; 1770-80s Henry Stanford and his heirs.
Little Town Field 448457 ………………………. !st & 2nd Tottys Mary Hayton Thomas Alexander Mrs Hayton Thomas Alexander do not inhabited not inhabited £7 Mary Hayton, occupied by William Butterworth Messuage in Edenbridge Town & 4 parcels called.. Meanfields and Townfields were united in 17th C; in 1844 they constituted Tottys Land 1520&1534 1820s Rev Thomas Hayton; 1790s-1810s Thomas Francis & heirs; 1710s-80s Wildes & heirs
Meanefield 449455 ……………………….. TA 762, 820 Mary Hayton Thomas Alexander Mrs Hayton Thomas Alexander do not inhabited not inhabited do Meanfields & Townfield 12 acres, near Ladridge Lane Total area of Jenners Land and Tottys 24 acres.
Larderages (Dencross) 447452 ………………………. TA 817-819, 826 Sally Spencer Whittaker George Langridge Mrs Whittaker George Langridge £13.. not inhabited not inhabited £8 Edward Whittaker, occupied by George Langridge Landridges (Stangrave 1s 6d) Also known as Gladregge (1535) and Gladridge (1663) 1502 1679 Alice Stanford left to her son Robert four pieces of land called Gladridge and also Dencross.
Larderages (Delaware) 449452 ……………………… TA 821, 823, 824 Henry Streatfeild David Whibley Henry Streatfeild, esq David Whibley ……….. not inhabited not inhabited part of Delaware Messuage and lands (Stangrave 3s 10d) Attached to a farmhouse in Edenbridge Town called Glathredge, later King's Arms (TA751) 1200 1688 Reddich sold it to Streatfeild; the Streatfeilds let it with Delaware.
Pittfield 448448 ……………………….. TA 869 Kiln Field George Marshall Thomas Alexander George Marshall Thomas Alexander ……….. not inhabited not inhabited part of Gabriels Pittfields (Starborough 1s 4d) Part of Gabriels since 1715. Seems to have been called Whitelands in 15thC 1395 …………………………………………………………………………………………………..
Colelands 447450 ………………………. TA 825, 876, 871 George Langridge George Langridge George Langridge George Langridge £23-10s not inhabited not inhabited £3-10s George Langridge, occ himself Coal Lands (Starborough 3s 8d) Before George Langridge John Shaw, Henry Stanford, Edmund Sleech,Samuel Sleech. 1472 In 1664 Gouldmans (Broxham 4d) was located at Dencross and could have something to do….
……………………….. …………. ……………………. ………………….. …………………………….. …………………… ……………………… ……………….. ……….. …………………………………………………….. ……………………………………….. ……………………………………………………………………………….. ………………………………………………………… ………………………………………………………………………………………….. ………….. with Coal Lands. Both were owned in 1613 by Thomas Potter.
Stanfords End 451445 Stanfords End Farm Stanfords End Fm, 179a Henry Streatfeild William Hubbard Henry Streatfeild, esq William Hubbard £113.. William Hubbard, farmer of 200 acres, 8 labourers Edward George                                 servants… £14-10s & £29 (Stanford Borough) Henry Streatfeild, occ Edward George Stanfords End (Stangrave 4s 7d), also Lands (5s 3d) The shape of this farm has changed over time and old holdings have been absorbed. 1493 1688 Henry Streatfeild bought it from John Reddich who inherited it from the Jemetts.
………………………….. …………. ……………………….. ……………………….. ………………………….. ……………………… …………………………… ……………………… …………. Richard Ovenden, George Tidy, servants Pocock, Hamber, Yeoman, Glover,Loveland …………………………………………………………………………….. ………………………………………………………. …………………………………………………………………………………….. ………….. …………………………………………………………………………………………………………..
Messuage & 1/2acre at SE ………..? …………………….. …………………….. Henry Streatfeild …………………….. Henry Streatfeild, esq ……………………….. ………. ………………………………………………………. ……………………………………………….. …………………………………………………………………………….. Messuage & 1/2 Acre at StanfordsEnd(Stangrave 3d) Originally a substantial house with two acres of land. Location  not known. 1598 1712 Henry Streatfeild leased Stanfords End , also two dwellings, a yard, gardens, orchard, etc 
Two cottages & gardens 451445 Stanfords End Farm TA 1065 Henry Streatfeild ? Henry Streatfeild, esq John Yeoman £4-10s John Yeoman, lab John Yeoman part of Stanfords End part of Stanfords End Not shown on 1742 map 1841 ………………………………………………………………………………………………..
do do do do Henry Streatfeild ? Henry Streatfeild, esq James Tingley £4-10s James Tingley, lab Abraham Tingley part of Stanfords End part of Stanfords End Not shown on 1742 map 1841 …………………………………………………………………………………………………..
Mortons or Alldretts 451445 New Farm TA 1067 Henry Streatfeild ? Henry Streatfeild, esq Michael Chantler £4-10s Michael Chantler, lab Thomas Gearing £4 (Stanford Borough) Henry Streatfeild, occupied by Edward and…….. part of Stanfords End In 1851 described as Brook Street Cottages.In 1777 William Mitchenall, tanner, sold it to .. 1557 …………………………………………………………………………………………………
do do do do Henry Streatfeild ? Henry Streatfeild, esq James Friend £4-10s James Friend, lab John Potter George George.(old Tanyard) part of Stanfords End Streatfeild.Earliest reference to tanyard 1705. Named Mortons in 1558 and Aldrette in 1557. do ………………………………………………………………………………………………………
Bishops Land Green 452438 ………………………. Bobs Plat (TA 1116) Henry Streatfeild William Hubbard Henry Streatfeild, esq William Hubbard ………… not inhabited not inhabited part of Stanfords End ………………………………………………………… also known as Nightingales Close. 1697 Henry Streatfeild bought it from Zachary Honour…. 1558 ..consisting of two fields 5 acres and a house occupied by Robert Nightingale.
Bannisters ………… ………………………. ……………………… Henry Streatfeild William Hubbard Henry Streatfeild, esq William Hubbard ……….. ………………………………………………………. ……………………………………………………… part of Stanfords End Lands (Stangrave 5s 3d) In 17th C Stanfords End was two farms with their fields interlocking. The second farm…… 1637 ..was known as Bannister's, later Carr's. 1757 James Carr sold his part to Henry Streatfeild.
Name 6 figure ref modern name 1844 Description Owner Occupant 1849 Rates Owner 1849 Rates Occupant Value 1851 Census 1841 Census 1832 Land Tax manorial entry earlier history earliest ref notes
Deadlands 452434 ……………………….. TA1154-5,1182 (guess) Henry Streatfeild William Hubbard Henry Streatfeild, esq William Hubbard …………. not inhabited not inhabited part of Stanfords End Deadlands (Starborough 3s) Stanfords End with Tonbridge Fds, Stanfords Lands, Honey Croft, Barnfield, Bishop Lands.. 1655 ..Deadlands, Goose Acre in Stanford Mead, Brasted Field, Lower Warelands, 139 acres (1655)
Brookstreet 457440 Brook Street Farm Brookstreet Fm, 152 ac Henry Streatfeild George George Henry Streatfeild, esq James George £87.. James George, farmer of 200 acres, 5 labourers George George £14-10s & £27(Stanford Borough) Henry Streatfeild, occ George George. Brook Street (Starborough 1s 6d) Considerable areas have been exchanged with Stanfords End 1361 1699 Sir Thomas Seyliard sold it to Henry Streatfeild.
…………………………. …………. ………………………… …………………………… ………………………………. ……………………….. …………………………… ………………………….. ……………. Jn & K Barnett, Jas & S Fuller, Wm Burfoot servants Jane Friend, Thomas Ellis, Wm Everest servants …………………………………………………………………………….. also possibly Dales Land Gillridge Wood (Starborough 1s 9d) …………………………………………………………………………… ………….. …………………………………………………………………………………………………….
Gillridge & Stickhill Woods 454434 Gillridge & Stickhill Wds Stickhill, Gill Ridge Wds Henry Streatfeild Henry Streatfeild Henry Streatfeild, esq Henry Streatfeild £12-10s not inhabited not inhabited ………………………………………………………………………………. ………………………………………………………… By 1752 they had been excised from Brookestreet Farm for the use of the landlord. 1752 ………………………………………………………………………………………………………….
Buses 456443 Leydens Farm TA 1087, 1093, 1112 William Woodhams Obadiah Woodhams Obed Woodhams Obed Woodhams £16.. not inhabited not inhabited £6 (Stanford Borough) William Woodhams, occ Obadiah Woodhams Beansmiths or Buses (Stangrave 2s 7d) Also known as Bewes or Martin Bewes. 1468 In 1468 William Cripps left a property called Bewys.
Lydens 458446 Lydens Farm Lydens Fm, 90 acres William Searle, jun William Searle, jun William Searle, jun William Searle, jun £65.. William Searle, farmer of 380 acres, 12 labourers. William Searle £12 (Stanford Borough) Thomas Kibble, occ William Searle Lydings (Stangrave 6d) Mid 16th to mid 18thC Stanford. Late 18thC Childrens. 1790s Mercer. 1800-20 Woodhams 1552 A large part of the farm is in Brasted parish.
………………………… …………. ……………………….. ………………….. ………………………. ……………………… ………………………… ……………………… ……….. John Tidy, William Jenner, Harriet Seal servants Wm Hollands,Jas Jenner,Wm Briseldaw,Th Ellis …………………………………………………………………………… ……………………………………………………… ……………………………………………………………………………………………………. ………… …………………………………………………………………………………………………………..
Lydens Lane Cottage 457447 …………………….. 2 cottages & gardens William Searle, jun …………………… William Searle, jun Thomas Potter £2.. Thomas Potter, lab. Richard Friend part of Lydens part of Lydings ……………………………………………………………………………………….. ………….. ……………………………………………………………………………………………………
do 457447 …………………… do William Searle, jun ……………………… William Searle, jun Henry Chapman £2.. James Seal, lab Richard Beckett part of Lydens do …………………………………………………………………………………………. …………… …………………………………………………………………………………………………….
Little Warren 463437 …………………. Lt Warren & Leggs Land William Cowburn William Cowburn William Cowburn,esq William Cowburn, esq £11.. not inhabited not inhabited £5 (Stanford Borough) Henry Streatfeild, occupied by Obadiah Longley ………………………………………………………. Mostly in Hever parish 1578 ……………………………………………………………………………………………………
Buckhurst Meadow 462438 ……………………… TA 1168 Sarah Stevens David Clifton Henry Leigh David Clifton £1.. not inhabited not inhabited ……………………………………………………………………… ………………………………………………… Possibly a little croft of Thos Holmden lying to the north of Leggsland in Edenbridge (1695) 1844 ……………………………………………………………………………………………….
That part of Edenbridge which lies south of the river and west of the road from Edenbridge to Lingfield via Dencross,
excluding the village but including Marsh Green
Little Potters Mead 444459 ………………………. TA 750 Robert Saxby Thomas Sales …………………………. ………………….. ……….. not inhabited not inhabited ……………………………………………………………………….. ……………………………………………………. Possibly part of Heads though the first cut of hay may have been separately owned …….1641? ……………………………………………………………………………………………………………
Waterlakes 443452 …………………………. Waterlakes Fm, 26 acre Augustus Corke Frederick Stanford Augustus Corke Frederick Stanford £26.. not inhabited not inhabited £10 Augustus Corke, occ Robert Parsons Waterlakes (Stangrave 5s 10d) Corke (from c 1817). Gainsford (c1808-17). Shaw (1790-c1808).Stanford (c1740-1790) 1478 Also known as Watermarles or Watermans.
Warehoops 441454 ……………………… TA 438,440,441,793 James Stanford Frederick Stanford Frederick Stanford Frederick Stanford ……….. not inhabited not inhabited Held with the Corn water Mill ………………………………………………….. ………………………………………………………………………………………………….. 1362 ……………………………………………………………………………………………………….
Julyan Mead 442456 ………………………. Shaw's Mead Augustus Corke Frederick Stanford Frederick Stanford Frederick Stanford ……….. not inhabited not inhabited part of Waterlakes …………………………………………………… After 1651 it became part of Waterlakes 1473 ……………………………………………………………………………………………………………
Name 6 figure ref modern name 1844 Description Owner Occupant 1849 Rates Owner 1849 Rates Occupant Value 1851 Census 1841 Census 1832 Land Tax manorial entry earlier history earliest ref notes
Orchard 444457 ……………………… TA 786 Augustus Corke Augustus Corke …………………………. ……………………… ………… not inhabited not inhabited …………………………………………………………………………… ……………………………………………. …………………………………………………………………………………………………….. 1844 ……………………………………………………………………………………………………..
Windmill & Mill Field 445455 Windmill (disused) Mill, bldgs & Mill Field Robert Parsons Robert Parsons James Young Frederick Stanford £24-10s not inhabited not inhabited £1 Robert Parsons, occ himself Messuage & windmill, 2 acres of land (Stangrave 1s) 1815 John Friend built the windmill. Later Robert Parsons pulled down a cottage and…….. 1815 Before John Friend the land belonged to Robert Saxby of Skeynes and was probably …………..
Windmill House 445455 ……………………….. Windmill House Robert Parsons Robert Parsons James Young Arnold £25.. George Arnold, solicitor Robert Parsons                                 servants.. …………………………………………………………………………. ……………………………………………………. … erected a new house. 1841 originally part of Heads.
………………………. …………. …………………… …………………… ……………………………… ……………………… …………………………… ……………………….. ……….. Catherine Pocknell, servant Sarah James,Sophia Richardson,George Harman ……………………………………………………………………. ……………………………………………………… ……………………………………………………………………………………………… ………… ………………………………………………………………………………………………………..
Blossoms Fields 446452 ………………………. Blossom Fm, 50 acres William Searle, senior William Searle, senior William Searle, senior William Searle, senior £51-5s not inhabited not inhabited £19 James Jewell, occ William Searle Bloomfields & Simonds Lands (Stangrave 3s) Blossoms Croft was TA 777-8 and was presumably originally the homestead for Blossoms.. 1651 ..Fields. Before John Jewell owners were James Jewell, John Shaw, Henry Stanford, Edm Sleech
Twifleet Mead 438451 ……………………….. Twifleet Mead William Searle, senior William Searle, senior William Searle, senior William Searle, senior ……….. not inhabited not inhabited Part of Blossoms Farm Twifleet Mead (Starborough 2s 8d) From at least 1651 it had the same history as Blossoms Fields 1557 ……………………………………………………………………………………………………….
Gabriels 444449 Gabriels Manor gabriels, 87 acres George Marshall Thomas Alexander George Marshall Thomas Alexander £70.. Norman Morris, share jobber (Gabriels house) Thomas Brand, lab £25 George Marshall, occ Thomas Alexander Messuage & Lands called Gabriels (Marsh Green 5s) 14thC Gabriel; 15-17thC Seyliard; 18thC Stanford. After death of John Stanford in 1813… 1276 ……………………………………………………………………………………………..
Gabriels Cottage ………….. …………………….. not mentioned George Marshall ……………………… George Marshall …………………….. ……… Thomas Brand, lab …………………………………………………. ……………………………………………………………………………… Also Messuage called Gabriels (Stangrave 7d) .. sold to George Marshall ………… …………………………………………………………………………………………………..
Says Mead 435449 ……………………….. Sea Mead George Marshall Thomas Alexander George Marshall Thomas Alexander ………… not inhabited not inhabited Part of Gabriels Says Mead (Marsh Green 2s) Also First Cut & Go.. .. Of one acre in Says Mead (Starborough 1s) 1520 …………………………………………………………………………………………………….
Long Croft 447448 …………………………. not mentioned George Marshall Thomas Alexander George Marshall Thomas Alexander ………… not inhabited not inhabited Part of Gabriels ………………………………………………… Before 1605 a separate holding. In 1844 part of a large field called The Park. 1395 …………………………………………………………………………………………………….
Slutts Croft 447450 …………………………. not mentioned George Marshall Thomas Alexander George Marshall Thomas Alexander ………… not inhabited not inhabited Part of Gabriels Slutts Croft (Stangrave 3d) Before 1682 a separate holding. In 1844 part of a large field called The Park. 1670 When Slutts Croft was merged into The Park its manorial quitrent was wrongly attached to….
……………………. ………….. ……………………….. ……………………… …………………………. ………………….. …………………….. …………………….. ………. …………………………………………………………… ……………………………………………… ……………………………………………………………………….. ………………………………………………… ………………………………………………………………………………………………. …………… another Slutts Croft which happened to have the same ownership. Also Scutts Croft.
Park Farm 436447 ………………………… Park Farm, 48 acres George Marshall Thomas Alexander George Marshall Thomas Alexander £37.. not inhabited not inhabited £20-10s. Park Land . Owner George Austen, occ Henry Bryant Park Farm (Stangrave 3s 6d) Once owned by the lord of Starborough Manor and yet in the manor of Stangrave. 1650 ………………………………………………………………………………………………….
Marsh Green TA 856 438443 ………………………… House & Garden Edward Jenner Edward Jenner Edward Jenner Edward Jenner £4.. Edward Jenner, lab Edward Jenner ………………………………………………………………….. …………………………………………………… ……………………………………………………………………………………………. 1841 ……………………………………………………………………………………………..
Marsh Green TA 855 438442 …………………….. 3 Houses & Gardens Henry Marshall William Wickenden Henry Marshall William Wickenden £2-10s William Wickenden, lab William Wickenden ………………………………………………………………… ……………………………………………….. …………………………………………………………………………………………. 1841 …………………………………………………………………………………………….
do do ………………… do Henry Marshall James Stenning Henry Marshall William Davy £2-10s William Davy, sawyer James Stenning …………………………………………………………………… …………………………………………….. ………………………………………………………………………………………… 1841 ……………………………………………………………………………………………………
do do ……………………….. do Henry Marshall Henry Brooker Henry Marshall Henry Parker £2-10s Henry Parker, lab Henry Parker ………………………………………………………………………. ……………………………………………….. ……………………………………………………………………………………………. 1841 …………………………………………………………………………………………………….
Name 6 figure ref modern name 1844 Description Owner Occupant 1849 Rates Owner 1849 Rates Occupant Value 1851 Census 1841 Census 1832 Land Tax manorial entry earlier history earliest ref notes
Marsh Green TA 854 438442 ……………………… House & Garden Thomas Alexander unoccupied James Alexander John Spittle £3-10s John Spittle, lab William Chantler, grocer …………………………………………………………………………. …………………………………………………. …………………………………………………………………………………………….. 1841 In 1841 there were four householders and a house left but it is not certain that these people….. 
…………………………… …………. ……………………… ………………………. Thomas Alexander do …………………………. James Sales £3-10s James Sales, lab Thomas Davy ………………………………………………………………………. ………………………………………………….. …………………………………………………………………………………………………. 1841 ..lived in that particular house.
………………………….. ………… …………………………. ………………………… Thomas Alexander do …………………….. Smithers £3-10s James Hickey, lab William Potter ……………………………………………………………………….. ………………………………………………… ………………………………………………………………………………………………. 1841 …………………………………………………………………………………………………………..
…………………………. …………… ………………………. …………………………… Thomas Alexander do …………………………… Edward James £3-10s Edward Jenner, sawyer Sarah Sales & Hugh Simmons ……………………………………………………………………………… ………………………………………………… …………………………………………………………………………………………. 1841 …………………………………………………………………………………………………………
Marsh Green TA 853 438442 ………………………. 2 Houses & Gardens Ambrose Bryant Ambrose Bryant Ambrose Bryant Ambrose Bryant £10s.. Ambrose Bryant, innkeeper & Sarah Ashcomb, servant Ambrose Bryant, shoemaker £1 Henry Bryant, occ himself ……………………………………………………. 1663 Andrew Stanford left to his son George two messuages at Marsh Green, occ John … 1663 .. Mills and Richard Underhill, which he had purchased from William Saxby. Is it these??
do do ……………………….. do Ambrose Bryant ………………………. Ambrose Bryant unoccupied £3-10s ………………………………………………………….. William Russell, lab,Samuel Parsons shoemaker …………………………………………………………………………….. …………………………………………………… …………………………………………………………………………………………………… 1663 ……………………………………………………………………………………………………………
Marsh Green TA 903a 438443 ……………………….. House & Garden John Bookham John Bookham John Bookham John Bookham £2-10s ? John Seal, lab John Bookham, lab …………………………………………………………………………. ……………………………………………………. ………………………………………………………………………………………………… 1841 …………………………………………………………………………………………………………….
Marsh Green TA 903  439443 ………………………… House & Garden Samuel Jenner Samuel Jenner Samuel Jenner Samuel Jenner £3.. Samuel Jenner, lab Samuel Jenner £1 Samuel Jenner, occ himself ……………………………………………………… ………………………………………………………………………………………………… 1820 ……………………………………………………………………………………………………………
Marsh Green TA 904 439443 ……………………… House & Garden Mary Ann Head Thomas Pocock Mrs Mary Coleman Thomas Pocock £3.. ?Hugh Simmons, lab Thomas Pocock, Michael Tamplin, labs £1 Edward Leigh, occ himself ? Jenkins Hall (Marsh Green 8d) Jenkins Hall was the parish almshouse about 1798-1808 1731 ……………………………………………………………………………………………………….
Marsh Green TA 905 439442 ………………………. Houses & Gardens Joseph Sales John Delves Joseph Sales John Delves £4.. John Delves, lab John Delves, carrier £2 Edward & Joseph Sales, occJohn Delves, William Chantler …………………………………………………….. ……………………………………………………………………………………………….. 1796 ………………………………………………………………………………………………………..
do do …………………….. do Joseph Sales Thomas Potter Joseph Sales Thomas Potter £4.. Thomas Potter, lab ………………………………………………………….. …………………………………………………………. …………………………………………………………………………………………… ………….. …………………………………………………………………………………………………..
Marsh Green TA 906 438443 ………………………. House & Garden William Atherfold Richard Sales Richard Sales Richard Sales £3-10s Richard Sales, carpenter .Richard Sales £1-10s Mrs Sales, occ herself House & Garden at Marsh Green (Marsh Green 8d) ……………………………………………………………………………………………. 1791 ………………………………………………………………………………………………………….
………………………… ……….. ………………………… ……………………. …………………………… …………………….. Richard Sales Joseph Whitehurst £2.. Joseph Whitehurst, lab Joseph Whitehurst & William Thorley, salesmen ……………………………………………………………………………… ………………………………………………………….. ………………………………………………………………………………………….. ………… …………………………………………………………………………………………………………….
Marsh Green TA 912 437440 ………………………. .House & Garden Thomas Knight Thomas Knight Rev Frederick Hope John Davy £3-10s Thomas Knight, lab Thomas Knight ..£1 Thomas Knight, occ himself ………………………………………………………… ………………………………………………………………………………………… 1820 ………………………………………………………………………………………………………..
……………………… …………. …………………….. ……………………….. Thomas Knight …………………… Rev Frederick Hope unoccupied £3.. ? Henry Payne, Simon Bachelor, labs …………………………………………….. …………………………………………………………………………….. ……………………………………………………….. ………………………………………………………………………………………………. ………….. ……………………………………………………………………………………………………….
That part of Edenbridge parish which lies south of the road from Lingfield to Dencross and then on to Cowden.
Name 6 figure ref modern name 1844 Description Owner Occupant 1849 Rates Owner 1849 Rates Occupant Value 1851 Census 1841 Census 1832 Land Tax manorial entry earlier history earliest ref notes
Marsh Green Farm 440438 ……………………… Marsh Green Fm, 117ac Rev William F Hope Henry Leigh Rev F Hope Henry Leigh £65.. Unoccupied. Henry Leigh lived at Chisel Hall James Richardson, bailiff £33 Heirs of George Meredith, occ Henry Bryant. Birchetts (Starborough); Burchetts and 16 acres…. Before George Meredith: Frederick Lumley,John Boddington,Francis Green,Thomas Green 1668 ………………………………………………………………………………………………………………
Cottage (MG Farm) 442442 ………………………. Cottage Rev William F Hope …………………… Rev F Hope ……………………… ………. John Potter, lab ………………………………………….. ……………………………………………………………………………. ..of the Park (Marsh Green 3s 6d) ………………………………………………………………………………………………… …………. …………………………………………………………………………………………………………
Cottages in GreyberryLane437438 437438 …………………………. 2 houses & Gardens Mrs Stanford William Chandler Mrs Stanford William Chandler £4.. John Chantler, lab, James Cockerell, tanner William Chandler, John Hill £2 Mrs Stanford, occ William Chantler, John Bryant. ………………………………………………………… …………………………………………………………………………………………………. 1820 ………………………………………………………………………………………………………..
do do ………………………. do Mrs Stanford William Jenner Mrs Stanford William Russell £4.. William Russell, lab John Bryant, Henry Head do ………………………………………………………. ………………………………………………………………………………………………………… 1820 ………………………………………………………………………………………………………
do do ……………………… ………………………. Mrs Stanford ……………………….. Mrs Stanford …………………… …………. John Cronck, lab John Cronck, James Chantler ………………………………………………………………………… ……………………………………………………… ……………………………………………………………………………………………….. 1820 …………………………………………………………………………………………………………
Goldstone Grove 437436 Smoaky Cottage Homestead TA 940 George Marshall Charles Shorter George Marshall, esq Henry Leigh £10-10s Joshua Marchant, farmer of 100 acres, 3 workmen Charles Shorter £4 Heirs of George Meredith,esq, occ Daniel Gooding …………………………………………………….. In 1507 Goldstones was attached to lands at Clapfield 1507 Perhaps George Marshall resided at Greyberry occasionally. The farmer lived at Goldstone Grove.
Bingates 433436 …………………………. Bingates .----------- Atkins, esq Edward Skinner _---------------- Atkins, esq Edgar Stanford £14.. not inhabited not inhabited £7 Edward Martin Atkins, esq, occ Edward Skinner Bingate Lands (Stangrave 5s 4d) Before Atkins it belonged to Watson (Earl of Feversham, Earl of Rockingham, Lord Sondes 1656 Probably extends into Surrey
Wood 432437 ………………………… TA 943 John Marchant James Shearman ………………………….. ……………………….. ……….. not inhabited not inhabited ……………………………………………………………………………. …………………………………………………… ……………………………………………………………………………………………… 1844 Belonged to Prinkham Farm in Lingfield.
New Barnes 433430 New Barns Farm New Barns Farm John Marchant John Marchant Heirs of John Marchant William Hollamby £56.. not inhabited not inhabited £17-10s Richard Cooper, occ John Marchant Newbarns,part of Burrow Lands(Marsh Green 2s10d) There was a brick kiln at Kiln Yard Field in the 18th century. 1656 Partly in Surrey. In 17th century belonged to the lord of Starborough manor.
Beeches 435418 Beeches Farm Beeches Trustees of Edward Cranston Thomas Shorter Cranston Frederick Shorter £2.. not inhabited not inhabited £13 Edward Cranston, occ William Hubbard ……………………………………………………. …………………………………………………………………………………………………………. 1778 Mostly in Cowden and Lingfield parishes.
Greyberry Farm 438426 Greybury Farm Greyberry Farm George Marshall, esq Charles Shorter George Marshall, esq Thomas Gillett £63.. (Cottage) John Chantler, lab (Cottage) Henry Wells, lab £20 Heirs of George Meredith, occ themselves Part of Burrow Lands (Marsh Green 6s 9d) 1801 On the 1st Edition of the O.S. maps marked as Smoaky House. 1678 Owners before Meredith: Reeves 1790s, Plumstead 1770s, Dawling 1670s-1720s.
Clapfields 442432 Clatfields part of Chisel Hall Sarah Edington Sarah Edington Henry Leigh Henry Leigh ………. (Cottage) James Feast, lab (Cottage) James Feast (£17) part of Chesil Hall Clapfields (Starborough 3s) 1762 Apparently used as an isolation hospital (Workhouse bills) 1507 Before c 1803 it was a separate property.
…………………….. …………. …………………….. …………………… Sarah Edington Sarah Edington Henry Leigh Henry Leigh ……….. ………………………………………………………….. (Cottage) Elizabeth Potter …………………………………………………………………………. ………………………………………………….. ……………………………………………………………………………………………. ……….. ………………………………………………………………………………………………………..
Chisel Hall 443442 Chiswell Hall Chisel Hall Farm Sarah Edington Sarah Edington Henry Leigh Henry Leigh £82.. Henry Leigh, farmer of 27 acres, 4 workmen Sarah Edington, Spencer Stevens £35 Sarah Edington, occ herself Chissells als Chessells Hall (Starborough 5d) 1810s-40s Edington; 1790s-1800s Jenner; 1710s-80s Driver; 1660s-1700s Seyliard. 1534 ……………………………………………………………………………………………………….
Christmas Mill 445437 Christmas Mill Christmas Mill Farm James Baber John Bassett James Baber John Bassett £27-10s John Bassett, miller John Bassett £13 (Shernden Mill) Charles Baber, occ himself. probably part of Screed Lands (Starborough 1s) Part of Broomses until about 1800.In 1661 James Stanford, miller, lived at Screedlands. 1661 From 1773 to 1794 Screedlands (= Broomses) was owned by William Christmas, miller.
………………………… ……….. ……………………… ………………………. …………………………… ……………………… ………………………….. ………………………. …………. Thomas Knight, Kate Powell, servants ……………………………………………. …………………………………………………………………………….. ……………………………………………………. …………………………………………………………………………………………………. ………… ……………………………………………………………………………………………………………
Hillands 448439 ………………………. 2 Cottages & Garden Sarah Edington William Mills Henry Leigh William Mills £4.. William Mills, lab (Chiswell Hall Cottage) William Mills (£2) part of Chesil Hall Hill Lands (Starborough 2d) Before 1775 Hillands was 5 acres in size and the Starborough quitrent was 4d. 1534 ………………………………………………………………………………………………………
do do ……………………….. do Sarah Edington Reuben Mills ……………………….. ……………………. ………… Reuben Mills, shoemaker (Chiswell Hall Cottage) Reuben Mills …………………………………………………………………………… ……………………………………………………… …………………………………………………………………………………………………… …………… …………………………………………………………………………………………………………..
Name 6 figure ref modern name 1844 Description Owner Occupant 1849 Rates Owner 1849 Rates Occupant Value 1851 Census 1841 Census 1832 Land Tax earlier history earliest ref notes
Dencross 447447 Dencross Farm Dane Cross Farm Sally Spencer Whittaker William & Thos Wicken Mrs Whittaker Wm & Thomas Wicken £58.. James Shearman, farmer of 40 acres, 8 workmen Sarah Wicking, farmer £25 Edward Whittaker of Mariners, occ John Wicken. Broad Marles (2s 8d), Brooms (1s 6d), Deanfields.. 1663 Andrew Stanford possessed Dencrosse, Rooklands, the Broomes (TA 897-9)……….. 1641 .. and the Willeades (TA 806,08,09).To this Alice Stanford added Broad Marles and Deanfields.
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Dencross Cottage 448469 ………………………… Cottage & Gdn  (TA894) Sally Spencer Whittaker …………………… Mrs Whittaker Issard £4-10s Edmund Izzard, lab William Wicking Part of Dencross ……………………………………………….. William Wicken of Den Cross Gate (Assizes) 1827 …………………………………………………………………………………………………………….
Dencross Tollgate 448469 Den Cross …………………….. …………………………… ……………………… ………………………….. …………………… ……… Lucy Young, tollgate keeper William Chantler ………………………………………………………………………. ………………………………………………… 1813 Charles Hammond, toll keeper (Assizes) 1813 One of the tollgates on the Westerham & Edenbridge Turnpike.
Broomses 448440 ………………….. Broomses Heirs of Mary Mott John Wicken George Marshall, esq John Wicken £23.. (Cottage) Henry Friend, lab (House) John Wicking, lab £13 Richard Christmas, occ John Wicken. Mary Mott was his sister. Screedlands (Stangrave 1s) …………………………………………………………………………………… 1661 ……………………………………………………………………………………………..
Shernden Wood 446430 Shernden Wood Shernden Wood George Marshall, esq Thomas Alexander George Marshall, esq Thomas Alexander £26.. not inhabited not inhabited £10 Thomas Alexander, occ himself Shernden Coppice (Stangrave 2s 6d) The ownership of this wood was often divided. 1663
Oakhams 445433 Ockhams Oakhams Farm George Marshall, esq Daniel Gooding George Marshall,esq Daniel Gooding £53-15s Daniel Gooding, farmer of 115 acres employing 2 men Daniel Gooding £20 George Holmden, occ Charles Shorter Yew Tree Wood & Clerk's Croft (Stangrave 6d) Owned by Stanford late 17th & 18th C; Holmden1800s-1830s: George Marshall 1840s. 1656 Also known as Lower Shernden
……………………………. ………. ………………………… ………………….. ……………………………….. ……………………….. ……………………….. ………………………. ………. ………………………………………………………. John Bellchambers, James Knight, servants ………………………………………………………………………………… ……………………………………………………. ………………………………………………………………………………………………………. …………. …………………………………………………………………………………………………………..
Shernden    448445 Shernden Farm Shernden Farm George Marshall, esq Obadiah Longley George Marshall, esq Obed Longley £40.. Obadiah Longley, farmer of 100 acres employing 2 men Obadiah Longley £20 George Holmden, occ William Holmden Shernden and 17 parcels (Stangrave 3s 6d) 1362 Sardenne was described as a manor.1567 A centre for tanning (Patent Rolls) 1362 Also known as Upper Shernden.Owned by Stanfords 1660s to 1780s.
…………………………….. ……… ……………………… ………………………. …………………………. …………………………. ………………………. …………………….. …………. George Chantler, John Potter, Emma Bryant, servants Obadiah Longley …………………………………………………………………………………. …………………………………………….
Shernden Cottage ? …………………. ………………………. …………………………. ………………………. George Marshall,esq John Botting £4.. John Botting, woodreeve, James Edwards, servant John Chantler, John Knight, servants ……………………………………………………………………………… ………………………………………………………. In the 1849 Rates described as Pierces Plat, which is on Cobhambury Farm which also… 1849 ..belonged to George Marshall. Not shown on Tithe Award Map, therefore perhaps recently built.
Shernden Cottage ? ……………………. …………………….. …………………………… …………………… George Marshall,esq John Booker £4.. William Booker, gamekeeper …………………………………………. ……………………………………………………………………………….. ……………………………………………………… do do do
Cobhamberry 451431 Cobhambury Farm Cobhamberry Farm George Marshall, esq John Marsh George Marshall, esq John Marsh £59-10s John Marsh, farmer of 165 acres employing 3 men John Marsh, farmer £17 and £6 (Stanford Borough) William Butterworth, occ John Marsh Coppenbeere (Starborough 6s 4d) 1353 A manor belonging to the Bishop of Rochester (Patent Rolls) 1334 From 1760s to1820s belonged to the Major family.
Crippenden 450425 Crippenden Manor Crippenden George Marshall, esq Robert Quickenden George Marshall, esq Thomas Cross £6.. not inhabited not inhabited £4-10s Joseph Butterworth, occ Waterhouse …………………………………………………….. An important manor and farm with just three fields in Edenbridge 1431 ………………………………………………………………………………………………………..
……………………… ……… ……………………. …………………….. …………………………. ……………………….. ………………………… ……………………….. ………… John Potter, lab, William Bryant, lab Henry Grinaway, Phillis Grinaway, servants ……………………………………………………………………… ……………………………………………………. ………………………………………………………………………………………………. …………. ……………………………………………………………………………………………..
Pollfields 458411 Polefields Edenbridge Field Richard Price, esq William Bowrah Richard Price, esq William Bowrah £1-10s not inhabited not inhabited £19 and £2 (Stanford Borough) Liverox Farm in Cowden ………………………………………………………. …………………………………………………………………………………………… 1584 Almost entirely in Cowden parish.
Howletts 451435 Howletts Farm Homestead  George Marshall, esq John Marsh George Marshall, esq John Marsh ……….. (Howletts Cottage) Mary Woodhams, retired farmer Jonathan Potter, Edward Marsh, labourers £4-10s (House & Land) William Butterworth, occ John Marsh. …………………………………………………….. In the 1840s it was part of Cobhamberry Farm. 1778 ……………………………………………………………………………………………………..
Name 6 figure ref modern name 1844 Description Owner Occupant 1849 Rates Owner 1849 Rates Occupant Value Value 1841 Census 1832 Land Tax manorial entry earlier history earliest ref notes
Beechenwood 456424 Beechenwood Farm Beechen Wood Elizabeth Emmington Thomas Foster George Marshall, esq John Marsh £4.. not inhabited not inhabited £3-10s Thomas Emmington, occ William Bowrah ………………………………………………….. 1802 Offered for sale (Maidstone Journal, June 15th) 1542 Mainly in Cowden parish
Gillridge 457430 ………………………… Gillridge Richard Price, esq Thomas Foster Richard Price, esq John Pocock £12-10s not inhabited not inhabited £7 (Stanford Borough) Thomas Still, occ Jesse Mills Gilridge (Starborough 2s 6d), Gilridge Lands (St Jones 1d) Belonged to Still 1660s-1820s. 1492 Partly in Cowden. The farmhouse was in House Pasture, Edenbridge, in 1800 (O S. map)

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