Shalford Mill

The exterior of the mill sitting astride the Tillingbourne river

18th-century watermill with well-preserved machinery

Shalford Mill

Things to see and do

Shalford Mill river view

The mill inside and out 

Discover a mill that is evocative of a bygone era, showing a vital part of village life, and unearthing characters from the past in the process.

Upcoming events

International Bat Night

Thu 25 Aug 2016
19:30-20:30
See these fascinating mammals up close and flying in the night sky. There will be a short talk about British bats, then followed by a walk in the dark with bat detectors

Wednesday walks: Shalford's people of the past

Wed 07 Sep 2016
14:00-16:00
Hear local historian Margaret Dierden share her extraordinary tales of people and places from bygone days as we take a tour around Shalford village. Return to the mill for tea and cake.

Heritage Saturday

Sat 10 Sep 2016
11:00-16:00
Free admission for Heritage Open Day; costumed guided tours all day.

Celebrate the harvest in straw craft

Sun 18 Sep 2016
11:00-16:00
Make traditional corn favours and dollies to celebrate the summer harvest.

Wednesday walks: Fruits, flora and fungi

Wed 21 Sep 2016
14:00-15:00
Discover autumnal Shalford with experts Judy and Maurice Moss, searching out colourful fruits and flora. Return to the mill for tea and cake

Wednesday walks: Autumn colours and cake

Wed 12 Oct 2016
14:00-16:00
Circular walk from the mill, enjoying the autumn colours and natural history. Return to the mill for tea and cake.
Shalford Mill

Get involved

Volunteers sitting out beside the river

Join the team 

Fancy playing your part to keep an 18th century water mill open for the public to enjoy? Shalford Mill is always on the lookout for interested people to volunteer at the property.