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Tandridge, Surrey

Historical Description

Tandridge, a village and a parish in Surrey. The village stands 2 miles NNE of Godstone station on the S.E.R., and 6 E by N of Redhill, and has a post and money order office under Oxted; telegraph office, Oxted. The parish comprises 3928 acres; population of the civil parish, 589; of the ecclesiastical, 400. The manor belongs to the baronet family of Clayton. Tandridge Court, Tandridge Hall, Kook Nest, the Priory, and Woodlands are chief residences. An Augustinian priory was founded here in the time of Richard I., and was given at the dissolution to the Redes. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Winchester; gross value, £180.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5


The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.

Ancient CountySurrey 
Ecclesiastical parishTandridge St. Peter 
Poor Law unionGodstone 

Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.

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Civil Registration

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Directories & Gazetteers

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Land and Property

The Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Surrey is available to browse.


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Newspapers and Periodicals

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Visitations Heraldic

The Visitation of Surrey, 1662-1668 is available on the Heraldry page.

RegionSouth East
Postal districtRH8
Post TownOxted