Woodville (now Arbour Court)

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Woodville (now Arbour Court)


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Probate for Mary Barlow of Woodville  : Died 1941
Photocopy of Probate Registry Form registering the death of Mary Barlow of Wooodville, Marple, Widow who died on the 4th August 1941 giving details of her personal representatives and value of estate at death.

"Brief History of Woodville Estate Marple " : Peter Bardsley : 1996
Two page typed document entitled "A Brief History of Woodville Estates, Marple" written by Peter Bardsley from Marple Local History Society dated 1996

Woodville Ederly Persons Home: Marple Area Committee Meeting Minutes : 1992/3
Photocopied extracts from Marple Area Committee minutes from 1992 and 1992 referring to Woodville Elderly Person Homes proposed closure.

Sale of Residue of Household Appointments : 1942
Photocopy of details of Auction for the sale of the residue of household appointments of furniture, paintings garden and outdoor effects to start at 11.00 on the 28th January 1942 by Auctioneers C W Provis & Sons by order of the Exors of the late…

Newspaper Cuttings relating to Woodville 1914 - 1994
Several photocopies and original newspaper cuttings relating to Woodville.
1914 : Unknown publication "Home Again" reporting on Mr & Mrs Barlow and family return to England after 6 months visiting Mr Barlow large estate Ceylon and also visiting…

Census, Rate Book & Planning Records : 1871 -1915
Handwritten Records for Woodville including Census and Rate Book records from 1871 - 1915
White card stating 6th May 1901 plans submitted for alterations by Frank Barlow under Woodville heading

Abstract of Title of The Trustees of Frank Barlow to Woodville : 1942
Photocopy of the Abstract of the Title of The Trustees of Frank Barlow deceased to the Freehold Property known as Woodville and Oak View Marple dated 1942..
Eight A3 pages with maps referred to in the document with schedule dating from 1890

Abstract of the Title of Frank Barlow : Plot of Land : 1896
Photocopy of Abstract of the Title of Frank Barlow Esq to a plot of land fronting Hibbert Lane Marple in the County of Cheshire with plan and index showing referred to in the Title.

Conveyance : Woodviile & Oak View : E M Young & Others : 1942
Photocopy of Conveyance of Woodville & Oak View, Marple between Eveleen Mary Young and Others to The Cheshire County Council 2lst May 1942 with maps showing both sites, schedule of legal documents from 1890 to 1930.
Memorandums 1964 : Transfer to…

SMBC : "For Sale Notice" for Woodville : 1993
Stockport Metropolitan Borough Council original Sale particulars of Woodville, former Elderly Person Homes with site area amounting to 2.76 acres : 1993

Drawings showing Proposed Extension to Arbour Court : 2003
Three photocopies of drawings of the proposed extension showing front, side elevation to Arbour Court.
Produced by Gelder & Kitchen for Westminster Health Care Limited. 2003

Handwritten Report : Visit by MLHS to Woodville  : 1992
3 Handwritten pages reporting on a visit by members of the Marple Local Historical Society to Woodville, on December 3rd December 1992 by Joan Smith during the campaign to save Elderly Peoples Home, giving description of the interior of the…

Photographs of Woodville
Several photocopies of black and white photographs of Woodville.
All photographs held by MLHS are on The Marple Website Virtual Tour

Reminiscences of Woodville
Two account of memories of Woodville Hall :
1. Photocopies of the " Memories of a Wartime Evacuee" downloaded from The Marple Website written by Vera Linihan : 2013.
2. Letter from Judith Mitchell 1996 whose mother was Nanny under Nanny Annie…
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