About Farnham

Farnham is an attractive Georgian Market town in Surrey, steeped in history with its 12th century castle and adjoining parkland of 320 acres, which was formerly the residence of the Bishops of Winchester for some 800 years.

Surrounded by beautiful countryside much of which is owned by the National Trust, Farnham is an area ideal for walking and riding. Frensham Ponds, Hankley, Thursley and Little Frensham all worth a visit. There are also numerous golf clubs within the area.

It is a town of many contrasts, situated in a valley of the River Wey. The town centre is lively and welcoming and has a wide variety of shops, restaurants, cafes, pubs, art galleries and pretty market stalls, together with many listed buildings of historical interest.

There is a choice of renowned state and private schools, for all ages.

Ideally situated for the commuter, with its main line station that takes you into London Waterloo, normally in under an hour. Road links are also good, with the A3, A331, M3 & M25, all easily accessible, together with routes down to the South Coast.



Farnham state schools

Name Area Telephone
All Hallows RC Farnham 01252 319211
All Saints C of E Tilford 01252 792491
The Bourne Lower Bourne 01252 716398
Folly Hill Farnham 01252 716121
Hale School Upper Hale 01252 716729
Heath End Farnham 01252 733371
Pilgrims Way Farnham 01252 721079
Potters Gate Farnham 01252 715619
Rowledge C of E Rowledge 01252 792346
St Andrews C of E Farnham 01252 716305
St Johns C of E Churt 01428 713216
St Marys C of E Frensham 01252 792406
St Peters C of E Wrecclesham 01252 714115
St Polycarps RC Farnham 01252 716307
South Farnham Community Farnham 01252 716155
Waverley Abbey Tilford 01252 782321
Weybourne Farnham 01252 669340
Weydon Farnham 01252 725052
William Cobbett Farnham 01252 312772
Farnham College Farnham 01252 716988

Farnham private schools

Name Area Telephone
Edgeborough Frensham 01252 792495
Barfield Runfold 01252 782271
St Edmunds Hindhead 01428 604808
Amesbury Hindhead 01428 604322
Frensham Heights Rowledge 01252 792561
Lord Wandsworth Long Sutton 01256 862482
Salesian College RC Farnborough 01252 893000
St Nicholas School Church Crookham 01252 850121
More House Frensham 01252 792303