GU14 (Farnborough) area guide
The GU14 postcode district lies within or includes part of the following towns, counties, localities, electoral wards and stations: Ash Vale, Blackwater and Hawley, Cove and Southwood, Empress, Farnborough, Fernhill, Fleet North, Grange, Hampshire, Invincible Road Industrial Estate, Knellwood, Mayfield, Southwood Business Park, St. John's, St. Mark's, Westheath.
he town was established by the Saxons and given the name ‘ferneberga’ meaning ‘fern hill’. St Michael’s Abbey was built in 1881 by Empress Eugenie, as a mausoleum to her husband Napoleon III and her son the Prince Imperial.
The Farnborough Airport was first created in 1908 with the creation of His Majesty’s Balloon Factory.
The average property value in postcode GU14 is around £216,500. One of the most expensive streets is Pirbright Road where the average value is £521,200. One of the least expensive streets is Fern Place which has an average property value of £89,500. Semi-detached houses with three bedrooms are available for around £150,000 on Victoria Road.
Farnborough has a very popular air show, which is held every other year and draws in many visitors. Cove Road has the pubs Old Courthouse and The Tradesman’s Arms as well as Vujon Restaurant. Southwood Golf Course, Farnborough Recreation Centre, and Farnborough Bowl are all places that offer sport activities.