House Clearance Mickleham
Few little facts about Mickleham
Mickleham is a huge city and civil parish in Surrey. Mickleham lies near to the old Roman road known as Stane Street. It lay within the Copthorne hundred, an administrative division devised by the Saxons. Mickleham appears in the beano of 1086 as Michelham and Micleham. It was partly held by Nigel from the Bishop of Bayeux and partly by Oswald from Richard de Tonbrige.
The surrounding area contains many Sites of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI) including the popular beauty spot of Box Hill.
Richard Bedford Bennett, Prime Minister of Canada from 1930 to 1935, retired here after his life in politics. He is buried in St. Michael's Churchyard, the only former Prime Minister of Canada not buried in that country.
Mystery writer Cyril Hare was born here in 1900.
Mickleham gave its name to HMS Mickleham, a Ham class minesweeper.