Living At Billsfield House In Addlestone - a Memory of Addlestone.

My father was in the USAF, stationed at West Drayton from 1956-1959. In 1956 we rented a large, beautiful home named Billsfield in Addlestone. We also had friends in the village who owned a bicycle shop - their last name was Hobbs - the father was John and he had a daughter named Mary. I have been trying to find any information I can on Billsfield and John & Mary Hobbs. If anyone remembers either or both I would appreciate your input. Thank you, Carol - Yucaipa, CA

A memory shared by Carol Tims on Feb 18th, 2010. Send Carol Tims a message.

 Comments & Feedback

Tue Jan 30th 2018, at 9:12 am
gilla_f commented:
I remember Billsfield well from my early days. My 'best friend' lived there and I loved the house and gardens, My favourite part was the big room over the garage with an old chesterfield with its horsehair spilling out, a record player and a games table. There was a lovely veranda at the back of he house and I was always made to feel so welcome.

We now live in Gloucestershire but when we're returned to visit family in Surrey I think its now dense housing. What a pity! Angela Fairless
Fri Feb 23rd 2018, at 6:14 pm
Carol Tims commented:
Dear Angela,

Thank you for your memories of Billsfield. When my sisters and I were last in England in 1998 we searched all over looking for the house but unfortunately, we could only remember that it was down a small lane and there was a weir that we always passed on our way to West Drayton. We remember the room above the garage and the bomb shelter. Thank you for responding to my memory. Carol Tims

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