1 Victoria Road
I received your letter yesterday. I hope you do not think I wanted to encroach on your generosity for the wages of Artizans employed on Country Jobs (from London) amount Thirty five Shillings pr week. that is five shillings extra for Lodging I agree to the proposal in your last letter, I hope Sir you will tell me nearly what I am to do when I am at Lacock so as to bring down tools suitable for the purpose.
I am, Sir yours obediently humble servant
H.F. Talbot Esqr