Local Area Information

We are just a short walk from the villages of Fetcham (10-15 mins) or Bookham (30 mins), both with a useful selection of shops including a supermarket, chemist, cafes, restaurants, take-away, post office. Bookham still boasts an old style high street with butchers, bakers, fishmonger and greengrocer. Bookham Commons are just a five minute stroll to the end of road with acres of woodland with natural ponds rare butterflies and some bird watching if you're interested!

There are a variety of historical National Trust gardens and properties in our area including Polesden Lacey. Denbies world award winning vineyard, Box Hill part of the London Olympics road cycle race course, Epsom host to the annual Derby,  Chessington, Thorpe and Lego Land theme parks,, Brooklands Motor Museum and many other areas of interest all in this area. We are close to The Surrey Hills area of outstanding Natural Beauty so there’s some very beautiful English countryside to explore but we are also near the larger towns of Guildford and Kingston if you want to explore the shops! The train stations of Either Bookham or Leatherhead direct to to London Waterloo and Victoria just is 20 minutes walk (Bookham), from the house, so you can be in central London in 45 minutes. We are also within one hour's drive to the sea side town of Brighton. Both Gatwick and Heathrow airports are also only 40 minutes drive or it is possible to reach them by train. So we have it all here!


Local Areas of Interest


Bookham Village

Denbies | Denbies Wine Estate & Event Venue

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Bookham Commons | National Trust

Polesden Lacey | National Trust

Box Hill | National Trust

Box Hill Stepping Stones walk | National Trust

Cycle Routes and Trails in Surrey - The official tourism website for Surrey

Hampton Court Palace Official Website - Tickets, Events & History | Historic Royal Palaces

Painshill | 18th century landscape garden

Brooklands Museum

Mercedes Benz World

Houses and unusual buildings in Surrey | National Trust

Gardens and parks in Surrey | National Trust

Theme Parks

Chessington World of Adventures Resort

THORPE PARK Resort. An Island Like No Other

LEGOLAND Windsor Resort: The UK's Favourite Kids Theme Park

Award winning Farm Park | family day out | Bocketts Farm Park Surrey

Food and drink

Eating out in Surrey - best restaurants - Restaurants - Surrey

Best pubs in Surrey 2015/2016 - winter pub lunches - Food & Drink - Surrey

Shere Village

Newlands Corner & Silent Pool | Surrey Wildlife Trust

Silent Pool Distillers - Surrey based distiller specialising in bespoke gins.
Epsom Derby - The greatest flat race in the world
Home | Sandown Park Racecourse

Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew | Welcome To Our Website

Windsor Castle

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London Attractions - Save at Top London Attractions

Best London Museums - Find out more about museums in London with visitlondon.com's guide - Things To Do - visitlondon.com

West Sussex

Arundel Castle & Gardens

Weald and Downland Open Air Museum

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Fetcham Residents Association

Denbies | Denbies Wine Estate & Event Venue

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