.... from Basingstoke
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1.  Heath Cottages Frensham lie about 17 miles from central Basingstoke, via the M3 and A287 to Farnham.  The cottages are about two miles south of Farnham, continuing on the A287 in the direction of Hindhead.  The post code is GU10 3AG.

Route from Basingstoke, Southampton (via M3), Hook or Odiham to Heath Cottages, Frensham.

2.  From the centre of Basingstoke, follow the signs for M3 London and join the M3 at Junction 6.

3.  After 6 miles, leave the motorway at M3 Junction 5 (sign A287 Hook).  At the top of the slip road, take the THIRD EXIT from the roundabout (sign A287 Farnham).  (Note that the motorway exit sign suggests continuing straight on for Farnham - this signed route is intended for heavy vehicles and adds an extra 9½ miles to the journey.)

4.  Follow A287 Farnham for 6½ miles.  At the roundabout junction with B3013 Fleet, take the second exit (sign A287 Farnham).

5.  In Upper Hale, after a further half mile, turn right at the traffic lights (sign A287 Farnham), continuing down Folly Hill.

Heath Cottages location plan

6.  After a further 1½ miles, at the bottom of Folly Hill, enter Farnham, turning left into the one-way system (total 8½ miles from M3 Junction 5).  Turn right at the traffic lights into South Street - then right again after the Sainsbury store (sign Frensham, Hindhead, A287).

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7.  Leave the one-way system at the next left turn (sign A287), passing in front of Farnham Police station.  Pass Farnham Maltings on the right.  Pass over the Farnham bypass and the railway.

8.  Climb Firgrove Hill following "A287" signs.  At top of first hill, straight on at traffic lights (half a mile from Farnham).

9.  At top of second hill, follow main road past shops at The Bourne (one mile from Farnham).

10.  At top of third hill (1¾ miles from Farnham) look out LEFT for Gong Hill Drive (triangular island) - see detailed map - then immediately RIGHT for the entrance to Edgeborough SchoolSLOW DOWN.

11.  The house is JUST ROUND THE CORNER on the LEFT - the second entrance drive (immediately before the telephone pole). (Total 2 miles from Farnham town).