Land: CORK, In the Matter of the Estate of John BOWEN, Esq. OWNER & Petitioner Ireland Genealogy Projects Archives Land Index Copyright Contributed by C.Hunt & M. Taylor _________________________________________________________________________ IN THE COURT OF THE COMMISSIONERS FOR SALE OF INCUMBERED ESTATES IN IRELAND CITY OF CORK: To be sold by Auction: by Mr. Roger Bernard Evans Sale Rooms at 54 South Mall, Cork on Monday the June, 1855 at the hour of one o'clock. Pursuant to the absolute Orders for Sale, dated 21st June 1853 and 21st April 1854 For Particulars Contact: The Office of the Commissioners, Dublin: to Abraham Thomas CHATTERTON. Solicitor-8 Inn's Quay, Dublin and 24 South Mall, Cork; to BEAMISH & ARMSTRONG, Solicitors, 8 Inn's Quay, Dublin; to Edward SULLIVAN, Esq. the Receiver, Rathleigh. Macroom. Biddings will be taken by the Auctioneer at his place of sale and then submitted to the Chief Commissioner at his chambers, Thursday 7th June 1855 at Eleven o'Clock when, if approved, the Purchaser will be declared. ______________________________________________ Rental and Descriptive particulars of The House and Demesne Land of Roundhill in the barony of Kinalmeaky, County Cork Gale days 25th March and 29th September each year unless otherwise noted DENOMINATIONS TENANTS NAMES LAND RENT AT TIME OF SALE Roundhill House The Right Hounourable 28a 0r 0p and Demesne Earl of Bandon AND £132 6s 0d Same Same 3a 2r 12p PARTICULARS OF TENANCY: Lease granted by John Bowen to the Right Honourable Francis, Earl of Bandon. dated 31st August 1821 for the term of 132 years from 25th March then last. Rent £143 6s 6d late currency. OBSERVATIONS: The house and demesne of Roundhill are held by lease dated 2nd March by Robert TRAVERS to William HONNER for a term of 164 years from 1st May then last. A small portion of the lands of Roundhill, annexed to the 28 acres, held and enjoyed for a long series of years is now held by lease dated 13th January 1854 made by Elizabeth TRAVERS. Henry Cole BOWEN, Robert Travers Cole BOWEN, Nicholls Cole BOWEN, John Cole BOWEN, Catherine Cole BOWEN, and Bryanna BOWEN to John BOWEN, Esq. for a term of 100 years. This lease contains a covenant that the Lessee shall preserve all the trees then growing on the said premises to the utmost of his power. The House and demesne of Roundhill are situate in the immediate vicinity of the Town of Bandon. The original leases of 2nd March 1790 and 13th January 1854 and counterpart of the under-tenant's lease of 31st August 1824 will be handed to the Purchaser. ____________________________________________________________________________________________________ SOURCE: Vol. 4 - FHL# 0258795 Encumbered Estates - County Cork.