Waverley

Properties and events in Waverley

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3 Church Street

Nye Saunders Ltd Chartered Architects, 3 Church Street, Godalming, Surrey, GU7 1EQ
In person
Pre-booking required

Tour of 16th Century timber framed building.

Andrew Windsor Almshouses

Andrew Windsor Almshouses, 53 - 56 Castle Street, Farnham, Surrey, GU9 7LN
In person
Pre-booking not required

Almshouses in 17th century Grade II* listed building with courtyard garden

Barrow Hills School

Barrow Hills School, Roke Lane, Witley, Godalming, Surrey, GU8 5NY
In person
Pre-booking not required

Discover Barrow Hills School on this tour of the house and gardens.

Behind-the-scenes tour: World Cultures

Haslemere Educational Museum, 78 High Street, Haslemere, Surrey, GU27 2LA
In person
Pre-booking required

A behind-the-scenes tour, offering an opportunity to explore areas not open to the public and view fascinating items hidden away in the museum stores. Our knowledgeable Collections Team will lead an exclusive look at the World Cultures collection.

Bell Ringing at Church of St Peter and St Paul Godalming

Church Street, Godalming, Surrey, GU7 1EW
In person
Pre-booking required

The bell tower of SS Peter & Paul will be open for a bell-ringing demonstration.

British Plant Hunters

Barley Room, Farnham Maltings, Red Lion Lane, Farnham, Surrey, GU9 7QR
In person
Pre-booking not required

Collectors who travelled the world in search of new plants.

Bush Hotel

The Borough, Farnham, Surrey, GU9 7NN
In person
Pre-booking not required

Visit the Bush Hotel

Caffé Piccolo

Caffé Piccolo, 84 West Street, Farnham, Surrey, GU9 7EN
In person
Pre-booking not required

Explore Caffé Piccolo, an independent family run restaurant on the site of a 17th century or earlier building.

Charterhouse

Brooke Hall, Hurtmore Road, Godalming, Surrey, GU7 2DX
In person
Pre-booking required

Guided tours include the historic South African Cloister, Memorial Chapel, the Main Hall, the Library and Scholars’ Court.

Courtyards and Passages of Farnham

Meet outside Farnham Maltings, Red Lion Lane, Farnham, Surrey, GU9 7QR
In person
Pre-booking required

Tour led by Roger Jude of some courtyards and passages of Farnham.

Farnham Masonic Centre

42 Castle Street, Farnham, Surrey, GU9 7JB
In person
Pre-booking not required

Visit Farnham Masonic Centre.

Farnham Pottery

The Farnham Pottery, Quennells Hill, Wrecclesham, Farnham, Surrey, GU10 4QJ
In person
Pre-booking required

Tours lasting 45 minutes will be available on both weekends. The Pottery is open every day 9am to 4pm, the cafe will be open serving home cooked food.

Godalming Masonic Hall

Ockford Road, Godalming, Surrey, GU7 1RQ
In person
Pre-booking not required

The Hall including the Temple will be open. Local freemasons will be on hand to talk with visitors and explain the significance of various items in the temple, and of course, to respond to guests' questions.

Godalming Minister - St Peter's Church, Hambledon

St Peter's Church, Church Lane, Hambledon, Godalming, Surrey, GU8 4DS
In person
Pre-booking not required

Church mostly rebuilt in the mid 19th Century from local stone and with a mainly chalk interior

Godalming Minster Church Street - St Peter and St Paul's Church Godalming

Church Street, Godalming, Surrey, GU7 1ES
In person
Pre-booking not required

Come and walk through history at Godalming’s Grade I Listed parish church.

Godalming Minster St Mark's Church Franklyn Road, Godalming

Franklyn Road, Godalming, Surrey, GU7 2LD
In person
Pre-booking not required

St Mark’s Church is a relatively small modern building situated in Franklyn Road, in the Ockford Ridge and Aaron’s Hill area.

Godalming Minster, Brighton Road -St John the Baptist Church Busbridge

Brighton Road, Godalming, Surrey, GU7 1XA
In person
Pre-booking not required

This special little Victorian Gothic Revival church is a treasure trove of designs by the grand designers of the day.

Godalming Museum

109a Godalming High Street, Godalming, Surrey, GU7 1AQ
In person
Pre-booking not required

Join us at Godalming Museum and explore the local history of our delightful town.

Godalming Town History Walk with Graham Kimber and Pam Talbot

The Pepperpot, High Street, Godalming, Surrey, GU7 1AQ
In person
Pre-booking not required

Enjoy a guided walk around Godalming.

Godalming Town Walk with Hazel Morris and John Bennett

1 Mill Lane, Godalming, Surrey, GU7 1HF
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Pre-booking not required

Enjoy a guided walk around Godalming.

Guitar Village

80-82 West Street, Farnham, Surrey, GU9 7EN
In person
Pre-booking not required

Visit Guitar Village in one of Farnham's oldest buildings.

High Mill

High Mill, Moor Park Lane, Farnham, Surrey, GU10 1NS
In person
Pre-booking required

Tour of High Mill, a watermill mentioned in the Domesday Book.

Hone's Yard

Downing Street, Farnham, Surrey, GU9 7PH
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Pre-booking not required

Visit Hone's Yard off Downing Street, the site of an old farm.

Jack and Alice

4-5 Town Hall Buildings, The Borough, Farnham, Surrey, GU9 7ND
In person
Pre-booking not required

Jack and Alice opened opened recently as a restaurant. This building is under the colonnade in The Borough.

King Edwards School

King Edwards School, Petworth Road, Wormley, Godalming, Surrey, GU8 5SG
In person
Pre-booking required

Discover King Edwards School on this Guided tour.

Ladywell Convent & The Franciscan Centre Ladywell

Ladywell Convent, Ashstead Lane, Godalming, Surrey, GU7 1ST
In person
Pre-booking required

A guided tour of the house, chapel and grounds

Lion and Lamb House, Harris and Hoole

Harris and Hoole, Lion & Lamb House, 113 West Street, Farnham, Surrey, GU9 7HH
In person
Pre-booking not required

Visit Harris and Hoole coffee shop in the 16th century Lion and Lamb House

Moor Park House

Moor Park House, Moor Park Way, Farnham, Surrey, GU10 1FE
In person
Pre-booking not required

A guided tour around Moor Park House led by Fred Wilkinson.

Museum of Farnham

Willmer House, 38 West Street, Farnham, Surrey, GU9 7DX
In person
Pre-booking not required

Join us on Saturday 14th to explore the story of Farnham hops and their connection to the brewing industry.

Prior's Field School

Priorsfield Road, Hurtmore, Godalming, Surrey, GU7 2RH
In person
Pre-booking not required

Self-guided tour around Prior's Field School with access to areas not available to the public. We celebrate the school's heritage, including the main Arts & Crafts house, designed by C F A Voysey with a chance to see items from the school's archive.

Quaker Meeting House

The Mint, Godalming, Surrey, GU7 1HB
In person
Pre-booking not required

A Godalming Quaker will be on hand to explain the history of Quakerism in Godalming, the history of the buildings and the site.

Skillway Workshop, Farncombe

The Old Chapel, Deanery Road, Godalming, Surrey, GU7 2PG
In person
Pre-booking not required

At Nightingale Road Cemetery, in addition to seeing the work of the charity, within the chapel buildings, a copy of the cemetery records will be available for reference and the new memorial garden opened in November 2018 can be seen.

St Andrews Church, Grafham, Bramley

St Andrew’s Church, Horsham Road, Grafham, Guildford, Surrey, GU5 0LH
In person
Pre-booking not required

A ‘Love Letter in Stone’. St Andrew’s Church is of national architectural & historic importance. The country churchyard is a place of tranquility & ecological importance. Discover its story, significant features & enjoy delicious refreshments.

St John the Baptist Church and Wonersh Village Walk, Wonersh

St John the Baptist Church, The Street, Wonersh, Guildford, Surrey, GU5 0PG
In person
Pre-booking not required

Why not make Wonersh, Surrey your destination on Saturday 14th September. You can combine a visit to the Grade II listed Church of St John the Baptist with a 45 minute self-guided walk “Exploring Historic Wonersh”

St John the Evangelist Church, Farncombe

St John's Street, Farncombe, Godalming, Surrey, GU7 3EH
In person
Pre-booking not required

Victorian Parish Church on the Jack Phillips trail

St Mary and All Saints Church, Dunsfold

Church Lane, Dunsfold, Surrey, GU8 4LT
In person
Pre-booking not required

Tours and talks, local history display and demonstration of bell ringing, with a live video link of the bells in action.

St Peter's Church, Hascombe

St Peter's Church, Church Road, Hascombe, Godalming, Surrey, GU8 4JD
In person
Pre-booking not required

Short talk and guided tour of St Peter's Church, Hascombe on Saturday at 1500

Susie Lidstone paints the Historic Farnham

Wagon Yard, Lower Church Lane, Farnham, Surrey, GU9 7PS
In person
Pre-booking not required

Acclaimed British artist Susie Lidstone will be working on a new painting portraying the Georgian architecture of Farnham at the New Ashgate Gallery, located in the 17th-century Grade II building in the centre of historic Farnham.

The Kiln / Badshot Lea Village Hall

St. Georges Road, Badshot Lea, Farnham, Surrey, GU9 9LY
In person
Pre-booking not required

Visit The Kiln / Badshot Lea Village Hall, tours throughout the day

The Old Cottage

The Old Cottage, 11 Bridge Square, Farnham, Surrey, GU9 7QR
In person
Pre-booking required

Tour of one of the oldest domestic buildings in Farnham.

The Pepperpot

High Street, Godalming, Surrey, GU7 1AQ
In person
Pre-booking not required

Enjoy the view of the High Street and Church Street buildings from a different perspective

The Rise and Fall of Waverley Abbey

Waverley Lane, Farnham, Surrey, GU9 8EP
In person
Pre-booking not required

A guided tour of the ruins of Waverley Abbey with guides Roger Jude and Roy Waight

Tice’s Meadow Nature Reserve

Tice Meadow Nature Reserve, Badshot Lea Road, Badshot Lea, Farnham, Surrey, GU9 9NB
In person
Pre-booking required

Tice’s Meadow: from farm to quarry, to community nature reserve, a tour led by Mark Elsoffer with volunteers from the Tice’s Meadow Bird Group

Victoria Garden

Brightwells Road, off South Street, Farnham, Surrey, GU9 7RN
In person
Pre-booking required

A talk by Alison Gordon and a walk around the garden