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CHAR 1/195 Personal: Chartwell [Kent] Estate: Correspondence and papers.

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CHAR 1/195/1-2

Letter from WSC to John Leaning &Sons, Chartered Surveyors, on Chartwell accounts and on dangerous fall of plaster in the drawing room [carbon].

08 Feb 1927
CHAR 1/195/3

Letter from John Leaning &Sons to WSC, suggesting detailed examination of the plaster work at Chartwell.

09 Feb 1927
CHAR 1/195/4

Letter from C.M. Fisher to John Leaning &Sons, sending reports on Chartwell accounts [carbon].

10 Feb 1927
CHAR 1/195/5

Letter from Joseph Martin to WSC, on his decision to leave the employment of C. Barker.

27 Feb 1927
CHAR 1/195/6

Letter from WSC to John Leaning &Sons, on appearance of cracks in the floor and walls of the dining room and the bathroom near the tower bedroom at Chartwell [carbon].

20 Feb 1927
CHAR 1/195/7

Note on Joseph Martin's length of service as WSC's stockman at Chartwell.

02 Mar 1927
CHAR 1/195/8

Letter from C.M. Fisher to John Leaning &Sons, asking if Philip Tilden's accounts were calculated at a 6% rate [carbon].

05 Mar 1927
CHAR 1/195/9

Letter from F.F. Ring, Hon. Sec. to C.M. Fisher, on WSC's subscription as a Vice President of Westerham Town Band.

24 Mar 1927
CHAR 1/195/10

Letter from C.M. Fisher to F.F. Ring on WSC's re-election as a Vice-President of Westerham Town Band [carbon].

19 Mar 1927
CHAR 1/195/11-12

Letter from F.F. Ring, to WSC, on his re-election as a Vice-President of Westerham Town Band, enclosing copy of the Band's accounts for 1926-27.

15 Mar 1927
CHAR 1/195/13-15

Report by Marels &Co., London, on plaster work at Chartwell [copy].

05 Apr 1927
CHAR 1/195/16

Letter from C.M. Fisher to John Leaning &Sons, sending reports on plaster work at Chartwell [carbon].

10 Apr 1927
CHAR 1/195/17

Letter from Edmund Waterhouse, Gardener, Chartwell, to WSC, reporting on progress with the new garden.

27 Apr 1927
CHAR 1/195/18

Note from WSC to Edmund Waterhouse, Gardener, Chartwell, instructing him to finish turfing the water garden, and then to tidy up by the loose boxes and by the saw bench, also asking when Energy was due to foal [carbon].

02 May 1927
CHAR 1/195/19

Letter from WSC to A.J. Campbell Colquhoun, on his decision to replace Edmund Waterhouse, as Head Gardener at Chartwell, with a younger man from 1 July, discussing arrangements for his retirement [carbon].

10 May 1927
CHAR 1/195/20

Letter from WSC to Edmund Waterhouse, on his decision to replace Edmund Waterhouse, as Head Gardener at Chartwell, with a younger man from 1 July, and on arrangements for Waterhouse's retirement and for the employment of his son, Bob [carbon].

10 May 1927
CHAR 1/195/21

Letter from A.J. Campbell-Colquhoun to WSC, on the retirement of Edmund Waterhouse, promising to be entirely responsible for his future well being [annotated by WSC].

22 May 1927
CHAR 1/195/22

Testimonial by WSC for Edmund Waterhouse [copy].

21 Jun 1927
CHAR 1/195/23

Letter from C.M. Fisher to H. Whitbread, asking him to pay back £10 which he had borrowed from Edmund Waterhouse, also asking for return of cloth taken from hay-stack at Chartwell [carbon].

27 Jun 1927
CHAR 1/195/24-25

Letter from Mrs M.M. Ladds, The Hill School, Westerham, to WSC, thanks for testimonial for Edmund Waterhouse.

28 Jun 1927
CHAR 1/195/26

Letter from C.M. Fisher to H. Whitbread, asking him to pay back £10 which he had borrowed from Edmund Waterhouse, also asking for return of cloth taken from hay-stack at Chartwell [carbon].

05 Jul 1927
CHAR 1/195/27

Letter from Edmund Waterhouse to C.M. Fisher, on his retirement and move to Westerham.

08 Jul 1927
CHAR 1/195/28-29

Letter from WSC to Sevenoaks Rural District Council, on his pleasure at the Council giving approval for Edmund Waterhouse to build a bungalow at The Paddocks, Westerham, and their decision to give him a loan of £375 and a subsidy of £75 [carbon].

09 Jul 1927
CHAR 1/195/30

Letter from C.M. Fisher to Edmund Waterhouse on repayment of money owed by H. Whitbread [carbon].

11 Jul 1927
CHAR 1/195/31

Letter from John Prior, Building Surveyor, Sevenoaks R.D.C. to WSC, on the Council's approval of Edmund Waterhouse application to build a bungalow at The Paddocks, Westerham, and their decision to give him a loan of £375 and a subsidy of £75.

11 Jul 1927
CHAR 1/195/32-33

Account from Edmund Waterhouse for expenditure on the new lakes at Chartwell.

[1927]
CHAR 1/195/34

Letter from John Prior, Building Surveyor, Sevenoaks R.D.C. to WSC, on the Council's approval of Edmund Waterhouse application to build a bungalow at The Paddocks, Westerham, and their decision to give him a loan of £375 and a subsidy of £75.

16 Jul 1927
CHAR 1/195/35

Letter from C.M. Fisher to Edmund Waterhouse, sending letter and forms from Sevenoaks R.D.C. [carbon].

19 Jul 1927
CHAR 1/195/36-37

Copy of Edmund Waterhouse's application to Sevenoaks R.D.C. for grant of £75 towards cost of construction of bungalow at The Paddocks, Westerham.

05 Jul 1927
CHAR 1/195/38

Account from Richard Whitbread, Toys Hill, £1 8s 3d, for 45 bundles of pea sticks and 2 bundles of thatching rods.

[1927]
CHAR 1/195/39

Letter from Edmund Waterhouse to C.M. Fisher, on money owed to him by H. Whitbread.

17 Jul 1927
CHAR 1/195/40

Letter from Joseph Martin to WSC, asking if he would be willing to provide him with a reference.

16 Aug 1927
CHAR 1/195/41

Letter from C.M. Fisher to Joseph Martin, on WSC's willingness to give him a good reference [carbon].

25 Aug 1927
CHAR 1/195/42-43

Letter from Mrs L. Martin to C.M. Fisher, on her husband's difficulties in finding employment.

27 Aug 1927
CHAR 1/195/44

Letter from C.M. Fisher to George M. Callender &Co., on the use of "Callendrite" bitumen sheeting in the garden pool at Chartwell [carbon].

20 Sep 1927
CHAR 1/195/45-47

Letter from George M. Callender &Co. to C.M. Fisher, on the use of "Callendrite" bitumen sheeting in the garden pool at Chartwell, enclosing copy of the firm's catalogue, containing illustrations of applications of their material.

22 Sep 1927
CHAR 1/195/48-49

Letter from George M. Callender &Co. to C.M. Fisher, on the use of "Callendrite" bitumen sheeting in the garden pool at Chartwell.

26 Sep 1927
CHAR 1/195/50

Card from George M. Callender &Co., acknowledging order.

26 Sep 1927
CHAR 1/195/51

Letter from C.M. Fisher to George M. Callender &Co., ordering two sheets of bitumen.

26 Sep 1927
CHAR 1/195/52

Letter from C.M. Fisher to George M. Callender &Co., on the use of "Callendrite" bitumen sheeting in the garden pool at Chartwell.

23 Sep 1927
CHAR 1/195/53

Account from £10 7s 6d, George M. Callender &Co., for 3 rolls of "Callendrite" pure bitumen sheeting.

14 Sep 1927
CHAR 1/195/54

Letter from C.M. Fisher to George Callender &Co., ordering two further rolls of bitumen for garden pool at Chartwell.

31 Oct 1927
CHAR 1/195/55

Card from George M. Callender &Co., acknowledging order.

01 Nov 1927
CHAR 1/195/56-57

Sketch plans of garden pool at Chartwell.

[1927]