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
|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|
|William Cobbett||Farnham||01252 312772|
|Farnham College||Farnham||01252 716988|
Farnham private schools
|St Edmunds||Hindhead||01428 604808|
|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|