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Title Checking and Bespoke Search

An exclusive and unique service providing Lordship and Barony Titles for sale, supported by UK registered legal professionals

There are two ways this can be approached.

Title checking

Checking an identified Lordship Title – have any Lordship Title checked that is listed in the *Victoria Manorial Survey FREE OF CHARGE, (1 free title check per customer), subsequent checking will require a checking fee of £250, you may redeem the checking fee against any title you may wish to purchase, by paying the checking fee you agree to those terms. Barony Titles excluded.

*The Victoria Manorial Survey; Manorial Counsel have built, and continue to expand a database of Lordship Titles that have existed.  The Victoria Manorial Survey contains thousands of titles already covering most of the counties of England.

To search the titles listed in the Victoria Manorial Survey (VMS) click here >

The Victoria Manorial Survey contains Lordship Titles that exist NOT titles available for sale. Contained within the Victoria Manorial Survey are many titles which may be available to purchase.

To have a Lordship Title checked please contact us.

Please contact us regarding Barony Titles listed in the VMS.

 Bespoke Search

Manorial Counsel offer an additional bespoke service to meet a customer’s requirements for a Lordship or Barony title.

Customers may request a search to be undertaken for a title with any number of requirements.  An example of some search requirements that have been satisfied in the past:

  • A connection to you
  • Village / Parish / County
  • Lordship Titles identified for a specific place or name special to you
  • Barony Titles identified for a specific place or name special to you
  • Family name
  • Connection to a property – Manor House or Hall
  • Owned by certain influential families or monarchs
  • Existed at Domesday
  • Has a comprehensive history

Manorial Counsel cannot guarantee that all of a customer’s requirements can be met.  Expectations are managed before entering into any search by making a test search to gage the likelihood a title will be found.

A search fee of £500 for a Lordship Title, and £1000 for a Barony Title is required for undertaking the work and research. You may redeem the fee against any title you may wish to purchase, by paying the search fee you agree to those terms.

Bespoke search fees and checking fees may be redeemed against any title you may wish to purchase within 3 months of the fee/s being paid.