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Heritage
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Chawton is proud of its heritage and has tried exceptionally hard to maintain the village as it was in Jane Austen's days. To a large extent, the village remains unaltered to this day.

To continue, please choose from one of the items listed under the heritage menu to the left or from one of the sections below.

  • HMS Chawton   ( 2 Articles )
    Chawton's own warship - The HMS Chawton
  • Village History   ( 9 Articles )

    All sorts of historical information from around the village

  • Jane Austen   ( 1 Article )

    Clearly the link Chawton has with Jane Austen and her family is one of the reasons the village is as popular as it is today. We recieve over 30,000 visitors each year from all around the world, all who have been inspired enough by her works to want to visit the place that inspired such masterpieces.

    The picture shows her former house, which is now a museum. Visitor information is provided here

  • Visitor Information   ( 2 Articles )

    This area provides information to visitors.

    We hope you enjoy your visit.

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Upcoming Events

  • Chawton WI - Bee Good Skincare
    March 08, 2017 (19:30 - 21:30)

    Chawton WI are hosting Bee Good Skincare at Chawton Village Hall.

    Come along to our talk from Simon Cavill Bee Expert and founder of local company.

  • Chawton WI - Working with Chocolate
    April 12, 2017 (19:30 - 21:30)

    Chawton WI are holding a working with chocolate session.

    Come along to a delicious edible demonstration at Chawton Village Hall

  • Chawton WI - AGM and social evening
    May 10, 2017 (19:30 - 21:30)

    Chawton WI's AGM and social eveningĀ is being held at Chawton Village Hall.

  • Chawton WI Open Day
    June 10, 2017 (11:00 - 16:00)

    The ladies of Chawton WI invite you to join us at our Open Day where we will be serving a variety of delicious refreshments and you can come and learn about the WI and see what we get up to.

    More details to follow.

    Event held at Chawton Village Hall.

  • Chawton Open Gardens
    June 10, 2017 (13:00 - 17:00)

    Gardens Open

    Weekend Event with various gardens in the village open to the public

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