Compton is a former village and today a semi-rural suburb centred 1 mile ESE of in the Waverley district of , England and connected to Farnham by two direct urban single carriageways and green space footpaths along the Wey which in part marks the northern boundary of the area together with the A31.

Notable Places in the Area

Photo: Andrew West, CC BY-SA 2.0.

was the first Cistercian abbey in , founded in 1128 by William Giffard, the Bishop of Winchester. Photo: Mills77, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Apartment building
, , , is a listed building and 60 acres of riverside grounds, in the former chapelry of Compton. Photo: Simon Burchell, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a coeducational academy in , , . Photo: BabelStone, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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is an ancient medieval town in , full of interesting historical sites and beautiful Georgian buildings. Photo: Lewis Hulbert, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a village in , , about 2 mi ENE of .

is a village in , England or part of , towards excluding the area between the two to the east which is , and without formal definition in part overlaps and .


51.2094° or 51° 12' 33.7" north
-0.7742° or 0° 46' 27.1" west
289 feet (88 metres)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 301597842
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Dutch: Compton, Waverley
  • English: Compton, Surrey
  • English: Compton, Waverley
  • Persian: کمپتون، ویورلی
  • Polish: Compton (Waverley)
  • Polish: Compton
  • South Azerbaijani: کمپتون، ویورلی

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