House Clearance in Shalford
Few little facts about Shalford
Shalford is a village in Surrey.Shalford appears in Domesday Book of 1086 as Scaldefor.
One of the focal point of tourist attraction is Shalford Mill, situated in the centre of the village opposite the Sea Horse public house, was built in the 18th century and is now owned by the National Trust.
The village became well known for "the Great Fair of Shalford" which was set up by a charter issued by King John. In its heyday, it was said to have covered 140 acres (570,000 m²) and attracted merchants from across the country. Some claim that the author of The Pilgrim's Progress, John Bunyan, once lived in the village and drew his inspiration from the fair, and from the ancient route known as the Pilgrims' Way, which passes nearby, on its way to Canterbury.