Early buildings on the site were abandoned due to flooding, and the first Letton Court was built on higher ground.

The first name that I have for Letton Court is John Kyrewood, followed by Captain William James Downes who was a JP and deputy lieutenant of Herefordshire, and then the Waring family.

Mr. Thomas Waring was one of the most respected farmers, although he never entered any of his stock into shows.  However his herd of Hereford cattle was much admired.  On his death in 1861, his glorious… Continue reading

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