Advertisment for the Sale of Stoke Hall Estate
Wednesday, 4th November, 1953

Transcribed by Rosemary Lockie, © Copyright 2012

This transcription is from a personal copy of the advertisment, saved by my family. We bought the house then known as “Goatscliffe Cottage” (Lot 7) at the Sale.

THE REMAINING PORTIONS OF THE STOKE HALL ESTATE. FREEHOLD FARM, ACCOMMODATION LAND, MOORLAND AND COTTAGES AT GRINDLEFORD. TO BE SOLD BY AUCTION by EADON, LOCKWOOD & RIDDLE, F.A.I., at THE MAYNARD ARMS HOTEL, GRINDLEFORD, on WEDNESDAY, 4th NOVEMBER, 1953, at 7.30 p.m. precisely, subject to the Law Society's Conditions of Sale (1953 Edition) and to special Conditions.

Lot 1.
AN ENCLOSURE OF GRASSLAND, adjoining Stoke Quarry, and with frontage to EYAM ROAD, GRINDLEFORD, let to Mr. J. Ollerenshaw at an annual rental of £9. AREA: 4.963 acres or thereabouts. FREEHOLD. Notice to terminate the Tenancy has been given and expires on the 25th) March, 1954.

Lot 2.
AN ENCLOSURE OF GRASSLAND with frontage to EYAM ROAD, GRINDLEFORD, and let to Mr. J. Ollerenshaw at a rental of £12 per annum. AREA: 7.483 acres or thereabouts. FREEHOLD. Notice to terminate the Tenancy has been given and expires on 25th March, 1954.

Lot 3.
AN ENCLOSURE OF GRASSLAND adjoining Middleton Plantation, STONEY MIDDLETON, and let to Mr. J. Ollerenshaw at a rental of £3 per annum. AREA: 2.324 acres or thereabouts. FREEHOLD. Notice to terminate the Tenancy has been given and expires on 25th March, 1954.

Lot 4.
FREEHOLD STONE-BUILT COTTAGE, situated in SIR WILLIAM ROAD, GRINDLEFORD, let to Mr. Greenwood at an annual rental of £15/12/-, the tenant paying rates. The Cottage comprises: Living Room, Kitchen, 2 Bedrooms, Cellar and Earth Closet. THE SITE IS FREEHOLD.

Lot 5.
A SIMILAR FREEHOLD COTTAGE, situated in SIR WILLIAM ROAD, GRINDLEFORD, and let to Mrs. Gibson at a annual rental of £15/12-, the tenant paying rates. The accommodation is the same as Lot 4, except that this Cottage shares the Earth Closet included in Lot 4. THE SITE IS FREEHOLD.

Lot 6.
A SIMILAR FREEHOLD COTAGE, situated in SIR WILLIAM ROAD, GRINDLEFORD, and let to Miss French at an a annual rental of £13, the tenant paying rates. The accommodation is the same as Lot 4. THE SITE IS FREEHOLD.

Lot 7.
A DETACHED STONE-BUILT COTTAGE, known as “GOATSCLIFFE COTTAGE”, GRINDLEFORD, occupied by Mr. W. Goddard at an annual rental of £21/17/8, the landlord paying rates amounting to £5/17/- per annum net. THE SITE IS FREEHOLD. The Cottage comprises: Sitting Room, Living Room, Pantry, 2 Bedrooms and Coalhouse.

Lot 8.
A SIMILAR COTTAGE, known as “WHITE'S COTTAGE”, GRINDLEFORD, occupied by Mr. F. Biggin at an annual rental of £16/5/-, the landlord paying rates amounting to £5/17- per annum net. THE SITE IS FREEHOLD. The Cottage comprises: Sitting Room, Kitchen, Pantry, 3 Bedrooms, Wash house, Coalhouse, Pigsty.

Lot 9.
THE FREEHOLD SMALL FARM, known as “GOATSCLIFFE FARM”, GRINDLEFORD, together with STOKE WOOD and FLORA WOOD. Goatscliffe Farm and 28.487 acres or thereabouts are let to Mr. S. White at a rental of £50 per annum, tenant paying rates, and the remainder of the Land, which is principally Moorland, is in hand. The Farmhouse contains: Sitting Room, Living Room, Kitchen, Pantry, Cellar, 4 Bedrooms, Coalhouse, and the Outbuildings comprise: Cowhouse for 24, Dairy, 2 Pigstys, Dutch Barn, Garage. TOTAL AREA: 173.427 acres or thereabouts. FREEHOLD.

Lot 10.
THE ROUGH MOORLAND, being part of DENMAN MOOR, near GRINDLEFORD, and at present in hand. AREA: 39.361 acres or thereabouts. FREEHOLD.

For further particulars and to inspect plan apply to the Chartered Auctioneers, 2 St. James' Street, Sheffield (Tel. Sheffield 20057 and 20058); or to HOWE & CO., Solicitors, 25, Bank St. Sheffield, 1.    [Advertisment No.] 4878

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