There’s so much to see & experience in Dorking’s Historic West Street
West Street is situated in the historic market town of Dorking in the green & picturesque Surrey Hills.
West Street offers one of the most interesting & diverse shopping experiences in Surrey if not further afield; it’s a great place to come for inspiration, gift ideas, a treat for yourself or just to enjoy the unique ambience. Over the years Dorking’s West Street has become synonymous with antiques, and renowned for the wide range of antiques and collectibles on offer.
In recent times the Street has adapted, evolved and changed to offer a much more varied shopping experience. Intermingled among the antique shops are an array of other retailers and specialist shops offering everything from interiors, fabrics, homewares, kitchens, jewellery, ladies fashions & lingerie to vintage sweets, models, specialist beers and high end mountain & road bikes.
The Street proudly boasts the Dorking Museum and what is believed to be the only surviving house of a Pilgrim Father, William Mullins.
If all the shopping leaves you in need of refreshment, there is a selection of establishments offering food, drink and relaxation. Enjoy one of the friendly restaurants, welcoming pubs, cosy cafés or tea shops; the choice is yours.
Dorking is within easy reach of London and the South East of England with ready access to the M25 motorway via junctions 8 & 9; a forty-five minute drive to Heathrow, as well as a half-hour journey from Gatwick airport.
West Street is a unique place to visit and explore, offering a fabulous mix of the eclectic, fascinating, practical and unusual. There really is no other destination like West Street, Dorking.
Dorking Halls Antiques Fair - Sunday 20th Sept, 18th Oct & 22nd Nov
Come along to the Antiques Fair at the Dorking Halls, Reigate Road Dorking on Sunday 20th September, or one of the other 2 dates (as above) later this year. There will be lots of great things to see. Why not combine your visit with a stroll down West Street, many of the shops will be open for food, drink and much more.