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Valuation Survey - Aldington (assessment number 69)

Assessment Number
National Archives Field Book Reference
Date Inspected
16 Jan 1912
Present-day Address or Approximate Location
Aldington Lodge, Offenham Road

Property description

House, Buildings & Agricultural Land
Estimated Extent
14a 0r 0p
Interest of Owner
Lease of 4000 years commencing in reign of Queen Elizabeth
Offenham Road - Aldington Lodge
Small country residence with stabling, shrubbery and garden: pasture field, pasture orchard and two fields let off for market gardens. Brick and slate house: plastered and painted porch and entrance hall, 3 reception rooms, kitchen and outoffices. 1st Floor: 4 bedrooms and store room. 2nd floor: 2 bedrooms, side entrance to front and back, kitchen, laundry, boot house and water closet in small paved yard. Detached buildings: brick and tile coach house, loose box, 2 stalls, saddle room, 2 grooms' rooms, brick and tile coal and wood house. Orchard: mixed apples and cherries. One market garden cherries and the other plums.

Occupier, owner and rent details

Occupier's name
Owner's Name
Address of Owner (as in Valuation Book or Provisional Valuation)
Aldington Lodge (Miss Horsman); Peachley, Worcester (T S Horsman Esq)
Rent Amount
Occupier's Tenancy - Term
4000 years
Occupier's Tenancy From
Reign of Queen Elizabeth

Valuation details

Valuation Notes
Includes 796
Gross Value (amount which the land might be expected to make on the open market, free of any encumbrances)£3090
Full Site Value (amount which remained after deducting the value of the buildings, etc, from the gross value of the land)£1980
Total Value (gross value, with deductions made for any fixed charges, rights of way and rights of common)£3090
Assessable Site Value£1980
Deductions for buildings and structures (when working out the full site value)£800
Deductions for timber (when working out the full site value)£5
Deductions for fruit trees (when working out the full site value)£255
Deductions for other things growing or on the land (when working out the full site value)£50
Deductions made for fixed charges, etc (when working out the Total Value)£1110

Provisional valuation and sale details

Provisional Valuation Date Confirmed
31 May 1912

Additional information

Land Valuation Survey Maps
Views maps (A)
Photos of the property
2008 photo
2008 photo