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Frensham, Surrey

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Frensham, Surrey

Frensham is a village in Surrey, England, next to the A287 road, 13 miles south west of Guildford. Frensham lies on the River Wey. Farnham is the nearest main town and it is 3.5 miles to the north. The majority of the land around Frensham is located within the Metropolitan Green Belt. The non-agricultural land surrounding the village is mainly open heathland and birch woodland. Frensham Common is owned by the National Trust and is a Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI).
DistrictWaverley
Post townFarnham
Administrative CountySurrey
Traditional CountySurrey
OS GridSU8441
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
CountryEngland
Police AuthoritySurrey
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySurrey
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySurrey
Ambulance AuthoritySouth East Coast
Dialling code01252
Population1,677
 

Frensham, Surrey in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Frensham, par. and vil., W. Surrey, 3½ miles S. of Farnham -- par., 8807 ac., pop. 2079; P.O.; in vicinity of vil. are the seate of Frensham Hill and Frensham House; the par. contains Frensham Pond, lakelet.

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