Thedden Grange

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Coordinates: 51°08′53″N 0°01′23″W / 51.148°N 0.023°W / 51.148; -0.023

South-facing view of Thedden Grange

Thedden Grange is a privately owned country house and estate in the civil parish of Bentworth, on the outskirts of Alton, Hampshire, England. Since renovation in the mid-1970s the original house, outbuildings and land have been divided into seven separate properties plus additional flats.

The house and grounds have been used as locations in a number of films and television programmes.[1]


Thedden has a long history going back to at least the 15th century, when it’s recorded that William Estone paid rent for lands at the manor.[2] In the 19th century Thedden Grange was owned by industrialist John Wood.[3] During the Second World War the house was used as a prisoner of war camp (number 294).[4]


  1. ^ "Press Release March 2004". Surrey Border Film & Video Makers. 2004. Archived from the original on 2007-10-07. Retrieved 2007-10-11. 
  2. ^ Smith, John Owen. "Victoria County History of Hampshire– c.1911". Retrieved 2007-10-11. 
  3. ^ Bloy, Marjie (2002). "Richard Oastler (1789-1861)". The Victorian Web. Retrieved 2007-10-11. 
  4. ^ "Location of POW Camps in Great Britain". Island Farm. Retrieved 2007-10-11. 

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