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Windlesham, Surrey

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Windlesham, Surrey

Windlesham is a village in the Surrey Heath borough of Surrey, England and civil parish that covers Bagshot and Lightwater in the same borough. Its name derives from the Windle Brook which runs south of the village into Chobham and the common suffix 'ham', the Old English word for 'homestead'. Today Windlesham is a community with many estates and various clubs.
DistrictSurrey Heath
Post townWINDLESHAM
Administrative CountySurrey
Traditional CountySurrey
OS GridSU9363
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 code01276, some 01344
Population4,376
 

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

Windlesham, par. and vil., Surrey - par. (containing Bagshot), 5692 ac., pop. 2669; vil., 2½ miles SW. of Sunningdale sta. and 8 SW. of Chertsey; P.O., T.O.; in vicinity is Windlesham Court, seat.

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