Series 02: Anne Donnell diary, 29 December 1917 - 31 January 1919 - Page 108
March 30 Saturday
ferny hollows and the soft-green rolling downs – And the
gru deer & cattle quietly grazing in the near fields.
The Gate Keeper is an old veteran it looks like the oldest inhabitant and he quite enjoyed a chat - told me that a newly married couple were having their honeymoon at Clovelly Court – Oh Yes I said Mr & Mrs Ashquith. And he was quite interested when I told him that the Brigadier General passed through the C.C.S. when he was wounded. Oh Yes he said they have been keeping company for 8 years but yer know the Hamlyn family didden't favour the marriage because he carried no title
but you see she the want and she is