House Clearance in Thorpe
Few little facts about Thorpe
Thorpe is a village in Surrey, located between Egham and Chertsey.Thorpe appears in Domesday Book of 1086 as Torp. It was held by Chertsey Abbey.
St Mary's Church is part of the conservation area along with a number of other listed and protected buildings possibly dating from the 1600s onwards. Renalds Herne, an 18th-century, brick-built house, stands almost opposite the parish church facing a picturesque close with a thatched cottage and adjacent to another 18th-century brick-built house with an obviously brick-filled window, possibly because of the window tax.
Notable former inhabitants of Thorpe include Frank Muir, David Williams and Admiral Hardy (1769-1839), captain of HMS Victory during the Battle of Trafalgar.