Godalming is a historic market town close to Guildford in the southern English county of Surrey. The town is famous as being the first place on earth to have a public electricity supply and electric street lighting, which arrived in 1881.
The stunning Winkworth Arboretum is without a doubt the premier outdoor attraction in Godalming. On hilly National Trust owned land, landscaped lakes sit amid lush gardens featuring reams of azalea, rhododendron, and holly, which grow here to create a unique green space. With a cafe serving local produce, Winkworth Arboretum has become a key component of Godalming leisure life.
In the nearby village of Compton, the Watts Cemetery Chapel is a religious building in the Art Nouveau version of the Celtic Revival style. This unique structure is something of an Arts and Crafts mecca, having been built in 1898. The chapel is renowned for its paintings and terracotta carvings.
Throughout the area, from Charterhouse to Farncombe, Floom’s Godalming flower delivery all areas of town.