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CHAR 1/189 Personal: Chartwell [Kent] Estate: Correspondence and papers.

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CHAR 1/189/1

Letter from WSC to John Leaning &Sons, Chartered Surveyors, asking for a wiring diagram of the electrical circuits at Chartwell [carbon].

03 Jan 1926
CHAR 1/189/2-7

Letter from John Leaning &Sons, enclosing accounts for the purchase of rails and wagons for Chartwell.

22 Jan 1926
CHAR 1/189/8-11

Letter from WSC to John Leaning &Sons, on problems with the foundations of the Drawing Room wing and of the roof over the Kitchen wing at Chartwell [carbon].

23 Jan 1926
CHAR 1/189/12

Letter from WSC to John Leaning &Sons, questioning account for skips and rails for use at Chartwell [carbon].

24 Jan 1926
CHAR 1/189/13-18

Letter from John Leaning &Sons to WSC, on the railway at Chartwell, and enclosing report on structural defects at Chartwell, particularly, the foundations of the Drawing Room Wing, problems with damp in the Kitchen wing, Nursery wing and on the East Gable coping.

03 Feb 1926
CHAR 1/189/19

Letter from [Clarice Fisher], P.S. to WSC, to John Leaning &Sons, on report on structural defects at Chartwell [carbon].

04 Feb 1926
CHAR 1/189/20

Account from A &S Wheater (London) Ltd., Builders, £7 4s for repairs to Drawing Room ceiling at Chartwell.

09 Feb 1926
CHAR 1/189/21

Letter from [Clarice Fisher], P.S. to WSC, to John Leaning &Sons, asking for report on progress with structural defects [carbon].

28 Feb 1926
CHAR 1/189/22

Letter from [C.M. Fisher], P.S. to WSC, to John Leaning &Sons, asking them to obtain turf to finish turfing round the pools at Chartwell, and on WSC's intention to make cement flag stones across the dam below the big lake [carbon].

18 Mar 1926
CHAR 1/189/23

Letter from John Leaning &Sons to WSC, on account for rails and wagons for use at Chartwell.

14 Apr 1926
CHAR 1/189/24

Letter from [Clarice Fisher], P.S. to WSC, to J. Martin, Stockman, Chartwell, on his move to Oak-Hyrst Grange Farm, Caterham, also on WSC's willingness to provide a him with a testimonial [carbon].

25 Apr 1926
CHAR 1/189/25

Letter from [Clarice Fisher], P.S. to WSC, to C Barker, on J Martin's move from Chartwell to Oak-Hyrst Grange Farm, Caterham [carbon].

26 Apr 1926
CHAR 1/189/26

Letter from [Clarice Fisher], P.S. to WSC, to Baldry, Yerburgh and Hutchinson Ltd., sending cheque for £67 17s 11s, in settlement of WSC's account [carbon].

27 Apr 1926
CHAR 1/189/27

Letter from J Martin, Stockman, Chartwell, to WSC, on his move from Chartwell to Oak-Hyrst Grange Farm, Caterham, also asking for reference.

[Apr 1926]
CHAR 1/189/28

Letter from Marjorie Street, P.S. to WSC, to C Barker, on J Martin's move from Chartwell to Oak-Hyrst Grange Farm, Caterham [carbon].

04 May 1926
CHAR 1/189/29

Letter from C Barker to Clarice Fisher, on his willingness to allow J. Martin to remain at Chartwell after 1 May.

27 Apr 1926
CHAR 1/189/30

Letter from [Clarice Fisher], P.S. to WSC, to John Leaning &Sons, on progress of repair work at Chartwell [carbon].

04 May 1926
CHAR 1/189/31-32

Letter from John Leaning &Sons to WSC, on progress of repair work at Chartwell.

30 Apr 1926
CHAR 1/189/33

Letter from C Barker to Marjorie Street, on J Martin's move from Chartwell to Oak-Hyrst Grange Farm, Caterham.

07 May 1926
CHAR 1/189/34

Letter from WSC to John Leaning &Sons, on a fall of plaster in one of the servants' rooms in the attic at Chartwell [carbon].

16 May 1926
CHAR 1/189/35

Letter from John Leaning &Sons to WSC, on responsibility for cost of electrical repair work at Chartwell.

17 May 1926
CHAR 1/189/36

Testimonial from WSC, for Joseph Martin, Stockman at Chartwell from 19 Jan 1925 to 27 May 1926 [carbon].

27 May 1926
CHAR 1/189/37

Account from A &S Wheater (London) Ltd, Builders, £7 4s, for work at Chartwell.

01 Jun 1926
CHAR 1/189/38

Letter from Sir Edward Marsh to John Leaning &Sons, on responsibility for costs of electrical repair work at Chartwell [carbon].

30 Jun 1926
CHAR 1/189/39-40

Letter from John Leaning &Sons to WSC, on accounts for work at Chartwell.

29 Jun 1926
CHAR 1/189/41

Letter from John Leaning &Sons to WSC, on accounts for work at Chartwell.

16 Aug 1926
CHAR 1/189/42

Letter from WSC to John Leaning &Sons, on accounts for work at Chartwell [carbon].

13 Aug 1926
CHAR 1/189/43

Letter from WSC to John Leaning &Sons Ltd., on damage to glass chandelier in the Drawing Room at Chartwell, and his possible claim against Lambs for not fixing it properly [carbon].

04 Sep 1926
CHAR 1/189/44-45

Letter from John Leaning &Sons Ltd to WSC, on damage to chandelier at Chartwell, enclosing letter from Fleetwood, Eversden and King, stating that Lambs were not responsible.

08 Sep 1926
CHAR 1/189/46

Letter from WSC to John Leaning &Sons, stating that Lambs were definitely responsible for fixing the Drawing Room chandeliers at Chartwell [carbon].

14 Sep 1926
CHAR 1/189/47

Letter from [Clarice Fisher], P.S. to WSC, to Henry Hope &Sons, on account for work at Chartwell [carbon].

13 Oct 1926
CHAR 1/189/48

Letter from Henry Hope &Sons Ltd. to WSC, on outstanding account of £151 12s 7d for work at Chartwell.

08 Oct 1926
CHAR 1/189/49

Letter from Henry Hope &Sons Ltd. to WSC, on outstanding account of £151 12s 7d for work at Chartwell.

27 Sep 1926
CHAR 1/189/50

Letter from Shanks &Co. Ltd to John Leaning &Sons Ltd., on responsibility for damage to bidet pan and closet pan supplied for use at Chartwell.

22 Oct 1926
CHAR 1/189/51-52

Letter from A &S Wheater (London) Ltd. to John Leaning &Sons, on account for repair of Drawing Room ceiling at Chartwell.

22 Oct 1926
CHAR 1/189/53

Letter from [Clarice Fisher], P.S. to WSC, to Henry Hope &Sons, on account for work at Chartwell [carbon].

31 Oct 1926
CHAR 1/189/54-57

Letter from Henry Hope &Sons to WSC, on outstanding account for £151 12s 7d for work at Chartwell.

03 Nov 1926
CHAR 1/189/58

Letter from [Clarice Fisher], P.S. to WSC, to John Leaning &Sons, asking for advice on account from Henry Hope &Sons [carbon].

09 Nov 1926
CHAR 1/189/59

Letter from [Clarice Fisher], P.S. to WSC, to Henry Hope &Sons, asking why outstanding account for £151 12s 7d was not included in accounts sent to WSC in 1923 and 1924 [carbon].

09 Nov 1926
CHAR 1/189/60-61

Letter from Henry Hope &Sons to WSC, explaining that the outstanding account was not presented in 1924 as at was mainly for fixing and glazing charges, which were not put through the company's books until the job was completed.

11 Nov 1926
CHAR 1/189/62

Letter from [Clarice Fisher], P.S. to WSC, to Henry Hope &Sons, asking if they agreed that the total amount owed by WSC now stood at £120 17s 7d [carbon].

16 Nov 1926
CHAR 1/189/63

Letter from Henry Hope &Sons to WSC, agreeing that the balance due to them for work at Chartwell stood at £120 17s 7d [annotated by WSC].

20 Nov 1926
CHAR 1/189/64

Letter from Henry Hope &Sons to WSC, on account for work at Chartwell.

22 Nov 1926
CHAR 1/189/65-67

Letter from John Leaning &Sons to WSC, on accounts from Henry Hope &Sons, enclosing copies of letters from Philip Tilden, dated 5 and 11 Mar 1925, on the subject of Hope's final accounts.

11 Nov 1926
CHAR 1/189/68

Letter from [Clarice Fisher], P.S. to WSC, to Henry Hope &Sons, sending WSC's cheque for £120 17s 7d, in payment of account for work at Chartwell [carbon].

26 Nov 1926
CHAR 1/189/69

Letter from Henry Hope &Sons to WSC, acknowledging receipt of WSC's cheque for £120 17s 7d.

29 Nov 1926
CHAR 1/189/70

Letter from John Leaning &Son to WSC, on two small unpaid accounts for work at Chartwell from Wheater and Shanks.

06 Dec 1926
CHAR 1/189/71-72

Letter from WSC to John Leaning &Sons, on falls of plaster in the drawing room, WSC's bathroom, a servant's bedroom and on the stairs at Chartwell [carbon].

14 Dec 1926
CHAR 1/189/73-74

Note from [ ] to Miss M. Street, asking her to show letter to Wallace [carbon].

14 Dec 1926
CHAR 1/189/75-78

Note from [WSC] to Edmund Waterhouse, Gardener, Chartwell, instructions for work for himself, Harding and Martin until 10 October [carbon].

[May 1926]