South of it is Eltham Common (37 acres), and in the E.
Thirty-five years later John of Eltham granted to the burgesses the whole town of Grauntpount.
Who made him lord of the Isle of Man, the bishop died at Eltham on the 3rd of March 1311.
He was a soldier and a hunter rather than a bishop, and built castles at Eltham and elsewhere.
On the 10th of July 1359 Wykeham was made chief keeper and surveyor, not only of Windsor, but of the castles of Dover, Hadley and Leeds (Kent), and of the manors of Foliejohn, Eton, Guildford, Kennington, Sheen (now Richmond), Eltham and Langly and their parks, with power to repair them and to pay for workmen and materials.