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  • On the 9th of June 1405 Chicheley was admitted, in succession to his father, to a burgage in Higham Ferrers.
  • On the 9th of January 1405 he found time to attend a court at Higham Ferrers and be admitted to a burgage there.
  • There are traces of burgage tenure at Horsham in 1210, and it was called a borough in 1236.
  • Burgage plots were small parcels of land, often arranged around the market place, which were rented out.
  • Houses, especially those surrounding the market place, are built on long narrow burgage tenure plots.

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