It is a pity the house was not situated to more advantage; but it seems that it was built just where the old one was, which, I believe, he only meant to repair. Since the days of Thomas Ewer the property has never changed hands on the open market and the present family occupants are his direct descendants.
Eastbury is now an estate lying partly in this parish and partly in that of Rickmansworth. Skip to main content. Albans, and was included in the manor of Wiggenhall cum Oxhey, which formed part of the possession of the abbey of St. At the same time an agreement was made whereby masses and prayers were to be said by the convent for Richard and his two wives H[uge]line and Joan.
Since the time of Charles Morrison, who completed the house, many additions and improvements were made. Oxhey Walround was sold by these feoffees to John Whitwell, steward of St. There is a very fine avenue of beech trees, stretching from the back of the house to Chandler's Cross. Carew, the present owner. He attended a hunt of the Berkhamsted Staghounds in 1889.
Probably Altham concurred with Williams his fellow judge, who, Abbot wrote, 'maketh no doubt but that the law is cleere to burn them,' for eventually both the heretics were burned, one at Smithfield and the other at Burton-on-Trent.
Radlett Train station 1. Argent a cheveron sable between two roundels vert in the chief and a Catherine wheel vert in the foot. Albans it would seem that the whole fee, including the manors of Croxley and Oxhey, came into the hands of one man, bearing the name de Croxley, fn. At the time of the Dissolution the manor was held by Richard Carter under a lease made in 1534 for thirty years, fn.
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He left the estate to Elizabeth Margaret wife of George Hibbert, fn. William Heydon died seised of it in 1545, leaving Henry his son and heir, fn. No sales history available. Our data may be incomplete or inaccurate and you can help to improve the accuracy by refining this estimate. Watford High Street Train station 2.