Company buys Mersea House for £10,000. 

Orleans, Cost Road, West Mersea, one of the largest residences on Mersea Island, was sold at a public auction on Friday for £10,000 to a London property company.



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The house originally belonged to Miss Isobel Smith and Mrs Guthrie Smith, who were friends but not related. Mrs Guthrie Smith died a few years ago and Miss ...
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Company buys Mersea House for £10,000.
Orleans, Cost Road, West Mersea, one of the largest residences on Mersea Island, was sold at a public auction on Friday for £10,000 to a London property company.

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The house originally belonged to Miss Isobel Smith and Mrs Guthrie Smith, who were friends but not related. Mrs Guthrie Smith died a few years ago and Miss Smith a few months ago.


Date: c1959      

Photo: Mersea Museum
Image ID EST_ORL3_001
Category 2 Mersea-->Buildings

This image is part of the Mersea Island Museum Collection.