Mr Edward Wilson to Mr Joseph Smith, Release of a piece of ground at Badsey called the Orchard. The orchard, comprising about half an acre, was sold for £63; Joseph was then living in Evesham. Mentions Elizabeth Badsey and John Cotton who lived in nearby cottages. Also includes: (A) Typed transcript of deed; (B) Laminated summary of deed contents for display purposes. Transcript on the Badsey website, www.badsey.net/mill/deeds.
The orchard occupied the area of land on Mill Lane, Badsey, where the present-day houses called Sunlea, Brookside House and Nevrin are situated. Elizabeth Badsey and John Cotton, referred to in the deed, lived at the present-day Vicarage Cottage and Glebe Cottage.