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Sunset over Virginia Water Lake, Surrey

About Surrey

In the South-East of England lies the County of Surrey. Although, due to boundary changes much of Northern Surrey has now been dissolved into Greater London. In the county town of Guildford you can explore its wealth of interesting history and admire its sheer beauty. Local attractions include, Guildford Cathedral set in 20 acres of green parkland, Guildford Castle, which dates back to 1066 and Loseley Park, an outstanding example of Elizabethan architecture built by Sir William More in 1562. Since 1780 the market town of Epsom has held the annual and worldwide famous 'Epsom Derby' horse race which continues to attract many visitors from far and wide.
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Cobham, Surrey.

Cobham

Cobham Mill rests on a picturesque stretch of the river surrounded by dipping weeping willows and graceful swans...

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Cranleigh Town Centre

Cranleigh

The church is perhaps one of Cranleigh's most interesting features, in the south transept carved on an arch visitors can see the head of a grinning cat, this is believed to have been the inspiration for Lewis Carroll's Cheshire Cat...

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Box Hill

Dorking

It is here that romantically Lord Nelson and Lady Hamilton said their good byes before Nelson departed for the Battle of Trafalgar in the year 1805...

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Hampton Court Palace and Gardens - Privy Garden and South Facade

East Molesey

This picturesque pleasant place is fortunate to lie between the waters of the historic River Thames and the River Mole. It is perhaps best known for Hampton Court Palace, the building started by Cardinal Wolsey in 1514...

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Winkworth Arboretum in Surrey

Godalming

A feature of the town is its long narrow streets, these stretch out from the River Wey and are lined with several gracious historic properties...

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High Street, Guildford, Surrey

Guildford

It has a High Street of mellow Georgian buildings, and despite changing times Guildford is a town that has managed to maintain its charm and character...

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Bridge over the River Mole at Leatherhead

Leatherhead

This is an ancient town, where the parish church of St.Mary and St.Nicholas has existed since Anglo-Saxon times...

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Green and pleasant land

Reigate

This is a bustling part of the Surrey landscape, it is easily reached via the M25 from London and is right on the North Downs Way...

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Church of St. John the Baptist, St. Johns. Woking, Surrey

Woking

In the 17th-century the old part of Woking was a thriving market town with a lively population...

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Wonersh Cross, Wonersh, Surrey

Wonersh

Picturesque village on the road from Guildford to Cranleigh. Here visitors will find a wealth of timber-frame black and white properties dominating the narrow village streets, thus the village retains a lovely timeless atmosphere...

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It's a 'Topsy Turvey' world

Box Hill Country Park

Box Hill lies in an area of exceptional beauty, it covers beautiful woodland and an outstanding area of chalk downland. It.....

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Brooklands Motor Museum

Brooklands Museum

This is a thrilling museum, where now that Concorde is retired, visitors can get the full Concorde experience without a costly.....

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Denbies Vista.

Denbies Wine Estate

England's largest vineyard. Enjoy a hearty lunch with excellent atmosphere and spectacular views. "Indoor Wine Experience" tours.....

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The remains of Guildford Castle, Guildford, Surrey

Guildford Castle

This is one of the few castles that the French did manage to capture. It was one of three English castle's taken by the Dauphin.....

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London - Hampton Court Palace

Hampton Court Palace & Gardens

These beautiful gardens set around an illustrious castle given by Henry IV to Rowland Leinthall, who was later knighted by Henry.....

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Scene in the walled garden.

Loseley House

This lovely gabled Elizabethan house, built of a greenish-grey ragstone from the ruins of nearby Waverley Abbey, was built around.....

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colley hill

Reigate & Colley Hill

This area is one of Surrey's countryside gems. It mostly comprises of mature grassland and woodland where visitors may wander.....

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Sunset...Virginia Water lake, Surrey

Virginia Water Lake

Originally little more than a stream, Virginia Water Lake was begun in 1746 by William, Duke of Cumberland who was then Ranger of.....

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