A traditional pub restaurant serving great value, contemporary pub food and drink. Another 89 words 6 lines of text covering the years, 1260, 39, 7, 1408, 81, 32, 98, 1700 and 1760 are included under the topic early cobham history in all our pdf extended history products and printed products wherever possible. Allied coastal forces of world war ii the australian. Interesting information for fairmile lane, cobham, kt11. Photos, maps, personal memories and local books of cobham. Cobham is a village in the borough of elmbridge in surrey, england, centred 17 miles 27 km. It is a prosperous part of the london commuter belt. At the heart of the cobham bookshop is a dedication to personal service. The basis of the new car was a hudson terraplane chassis with a straight 8 engine.
Cobham appears in domesday book as covenham and was held by chertsey. This is a book of contemporary road tests, technical and specification data, new model introductions, drivers reports, design, record breaking, coachwork, history. Short history of heywood auxilliary hospital, cobham. The club was founded in 1930 by the first leavers of the surbiton county grammar. Downe place is recorded as one of cobhams most important medieval estates, owned by the downe family until the 17th century in 1822 john hassell painted a watercolour entitled paynes hill painshill, cobham the seat of lady carhampton. There have been 8 property sales on fairmile avenue, kt11 over the last 5 years with an average house price paid. Welcome to fairmile gate, one of cobhams most exclusive new addresses. Use zoopla to view property details for 18 fairmile lane cobham kt11 2dj including a current value estimate, local information, birdseye views and more. Arnold and other famous residents have included mrs earle who wrote potpourri from a surrey garden and other books. Or, perhaps more accurately, three communities church cobham, street cobham and downside which is how cobham began click on the map for a larger view. Property details for 18 fairmile lane cobham kt11 2dj zoopla. Church cobham was the original village, but street cobham is an equally large collection of houses northwest of the church, which has grown up near. The first railtons were produced in 1933 from the remnants of the old invicta company.
There used to be a hotel near cobham called the fairmile. Cobham rugby club was formed in 1930 as old surbitonians rfc by the first. But cobham of yesteryear is remembered fondly by the older members of the community. Benfleet hall on cobhams fairmile was the second house designed by philip webb after he completed the famous red house for william morris. Cobham rfc is a highly regarded rugby club in the heart of surrey, offering four. Family visit to the fairmile fairmile, cobham traveller. The book opens with with a history of the development of fairmiles a, b, and c motor launches, the evolution of the d design throughout the war, descriptions of each type of gun and torpedo that could be mounted, and the particulars of the machinery.
The exclusive estates of oxshott way and fairmile are on cobhams outskirts. Type a was largely experimental and only 12 units were produced. Cobham plc hosts uk secretary of state for defence. The broad sweep of the a3 by the white lion public house and on up to esher past the extensive grounds of the fairmile hotel are fading memories for motorists. Benfleet hall on cobhams fairmile was the second house designed by. This page combines information for the address fairmile lane, cobham, kt11 2dg, and the neighbourhood in which it resides. Cobham plc is a british manufacturing company based in wimborne minster, england cobham was originally founded by sir alan cobham as flight refuelling limited frl in 1934.
Fairmile lane in cobham is in the south east region of england. He was known at first for his design and manufacture of the railton and invicta cars. Cobham rugby football club is an english rugby union club, located in the village of cobham surrey who play in the london division of the rfu. During the late 1940s, the companys aerial refuelling equipment broke new ground. Downe place is recorded as one of cobham s most important medieval estates, owned by the downe family until the 17th century in 1822 john hassell painted a watercolour entitled paynes hill painshill, cobham the seat of lady carhampton. Our cafes ascot, banstead, cobham, gerrards cross and marlow are offering contactless delivery were supporting our communities and suppliers by launching this service and were on a mission to bring freshly cooked dishes, readytoheat meals, fresh produce and essential provisions to. Cobham photos, maps, books, memories francis frith. Portsmouth road, fairmile, cobham kt11 1bw sat nav directions.
You can use the additional services filter to find pubs offering takeoutsdeliveries during this time fairmile. Contact grosvenor billinghurst estate agents in cobham, kt11 2dq for more information about the property. The cobham bookshop dedicated independent booksellers in. The brough superior was first made in 1933 and in 1935 it also was based on the 8cylinder hudson chassis changing later to the 6cylinder chassis. The story of a community of wide variety and one of the largest parishes in the country from nonconformity to.
Old boys who, in 1949, bought the present ground in fairmile lane, cobham. The fairmile boat company was named after the part of the village of cobham where sir noel macklin lived. Brand new property for sale in cobham set in the very heart of cobhams exclusive fairmile estate, audley house is a magnificent new family home offering extensive accommodation on one of. Her most recent novel, the last tudor, is now in production for a television series. In affluent surrey, just a stones throw from central london, four magnificent new family homes offer all the excitement of the capital from a peaceful, private neighbourhood. History of cobham, in elmbridge and surrey map and. Cobham is an ancient settlement whose origins can be traced back on the ground through roman times to the iron age. Hi everyone, just to test the water really, theres always sort of been an unofficial meet at the fairmile pub in cobham on the last sunday of each month, but it never really seems to have got. During 1939, british airline imperial airways performed several nonstop crossings of the atlantic using equipment provided by frl. Cedar house, the old mill house, cobham court and cobham lodge. Operational readiness training the cobham capability. Due to the recent events regarding covid19, please be aware that pub opening hours and meal times may not be accurate. With very good transport links to london, just 22 miles away, and the nearby motorway network, its easy to commute to and from cobham.
Use rightmove online house price checker tool to find out exactly how much properties sold for in fairmile since 1995 based on official land registry data. Cobham displays innovative mine clearing technologies. This surrey village dates from roman times, which by domesday book 1086 was still a small settlement on the river mole. Savills queensgate, fairmile lane, cobham, surrey, kt11. Contact grosvenor billinghurst estate agents in cobham, kt11 2da for more information about the property. For many locals berwick shipyard will always be synonymous with the name fairmile for it was the fairmile construction company ltd. Early history of the cobham family this web page shows only a small excerpt of our cobham research. About us why use us news people history careers testimonials media enquiries intranet. Cobham mill a brief history, cobham mill preservation trust. Cobham lay within the saxon administrative district of elmbridge cobham appears in domesday book as covenham. Cobham history cobham is a community steeped in history. Cobham fairmile has a population of 4,760 whilst neighbouring cobham and downside has a population of 6,158. There are an excellent range of private and state schools in the area including reeds school, acs cobham international school, notre dame school, parkside school, feltonfleet school in cobham and danes hill school in oxshott.
The fairmile pub has been around from the 17th century and used to be an old coaching inn accommodating travellers on the busy route between portsmouth and london. There are an interesting range of historical buildings, manor houses and inns in the town dating back as far as the 15th century. Cobham high street offers a great selection of boutique shops, a waitrose and restaurants, including the ivy brasserie. Cobham is a town in surrey, england, about north of leatherhead. If you need to get a refund for your booking, please get in touch with. Property details for 20 fairmile avenue cobham kt11 2jb. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. The fairmile pub has been around from the 17th century and used to be an old coaching inn accommodating travellers on the busy route between portsmouth and.
There is open common and waste land with trees on it at fairmile and ockshot to the northeast and on cobham common, to the west, the bagshot sand soil. The river was not navigable, but road, canal and railway encouraged the development of the three communities of street cobham, church cobham and tilt cobham. Seven hundred and three fairmile mls were built on 140 slipways in 45 uk boatyards while a further 180 ships sets were exported. Cobham is the home of chelsea football clubs training ground in.
Whether you are looking for an enthralling novel, a great movie, a dictionary, a map or a special present, our staff will be happy to help find the perfect books for you. Cobham, a village and a parish in epsom district, surrey. Fairmile, cobham, surrey, cobham, slough, united kingdom. Philippa gregory is the author of many new york times bestselling novels, including the other boleyn girl, and is a recognized authority on womens history. The postcode is within the cobham and downside wardelectoral division, which is in the constituency of esher and walton. He started the boat company in 1939, but ran out of capital and effectively became part of the admiralty producing hundreds of mls, mgbs, mtbs etc.1485 1528 1077 107 722 893 821 748 1388 804 887 1265 358 173 196 1105 834 994 905 399 1294 1421 1214 917 233 1010 1207 91 1272 233 1082 1366 612 1446 1099 400 912 1080 895 203 255 1420 1184 1030