House Clearance Walton on the Hill
Few little facts about Walton-on-the-Hill
Walton-on-the-Hill is a small village in Surrey.Walton-on-the-Hill was called Waltone in the Domesday Book of 1086. It was held by John from Richard Fitz Gilbert.
The church of St Peter dates back to the 12th century - one of its oldest features being an 800 year old font, constructed in lead, although this is thought to have originally stood in a chapel alongside the village’s manor house. The interior of the church features examples of 16th century artwork and stained glass. Another old church font was set up as a mounting stone outside the nearby public house.
Local legend has it that the manor house was visited by Henry VIII, and his wife Anne of Cleves is also thought to have stayed here.
Walton-on-the-Hill is best known for its golf course, Walton Heath, which was the venue for the Ryder Cup in 1981.