Getting here

Whitchurch Silk Mill is located on Winchester Street in the centre of Whitchurch, halfway between Newbury and Winchester off the A34. Major access routes within easy reach include the A303, M3 and M4. Please see the map inside our How to Find Us leaflet for full details.

Set your Sat Nav for RG28 7AL

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  • By road

    From the A34 southbound (from Newbury and Oxford)

    • Leave the A34 12 miles south of Newbury, following sign for Whitchurch.
    • After 4 miles, in the centre of Whitchurch, follow Winchester (A34).
    • Whitchurch Silk Mill is on the right.

    From the A303

    • Leave the A303 for the A34 (Newbury and Winchester).
    • Take the A34 northbound (Newbury and Oxford).
    • After 4 miles leave the A34 for Whitchurch and follow the road into town.
    • Whitchurch Silk Mill is on the left.

    From London and the M3

    • Leave the M3 at Junction 8 (The South West and Andover).
    • Take the A303 westbound (The South West and Andover).
    • After 9 miles leave the A303 for the A34 (Newbury and Winchester).
    • Take the A34 northbound (Newbury and Oxford).
    • After 4 miles leave the A34 for Whitchurch and follow the road into town.
    • Whitchurch Silk Mill is on the left.

    From the south coast and the M3

    • Leave the M3 at Junction 9 for the A34 northbound (Oxford and the Midlands).
    • After 14 miles leave the A34 for Whitchurch and follow the road into town.
    • Whitchurch Silk Mill is on the left.

    Car Parking

    There are two parking spaces reserved for disabled visitors within the Mill forecourt. A valid Blue Badge must be displayed.

    General parking can be found on nearby streets, but please be aware of any restrictions in place.

    Three free car parks are located within easy walking distance of the Mill:

    Winchester Road RG28 7HP (signposted ‘Community Centre, Library and Silk Mill’) – 29 spaces including two disabled. One coach bay.


    Church Street RG28 7AD (signposted ‘FREE P’) – 13 spaces.


    Bell Street RG28 7AE – 76 spaces including two disabled.

    Coach Parking

    Coach parking can be arranged via the Mill, subject to the availability of the coach bay in the Winchester Road car park.

  • On foot

    Whitchurch Silk Mill is signposted from the roundabout in the centre of Whitchurch and can be found on the right, just before the road bridge over the River Test, and opposite Tesco Express.

  • By bike

    Whitchurch is easily accessible by bicycle from Winchester, Andover, Basingstoke and Newbury.

    From Winchester – Head north through Kings Worthy, Stoke Charity and Micheldever Station.

    From Andover – Head to Andover Down, and to avoid continuing on the B3400 go south to the Test Valley through Longparish, then along the River Test at Tufton.

    From Basingstoke – Avoid the B3400. Instead, from Oakley follow the lanes to the south of the B3400 through Steventon and to the north of Micheldever Station.

    From Newbury – The best routes are either side of the A34, through either Ashmansworth / Binley, or via Burghclere / Ashley Warren. Avoid cycling on the A34.

    There are four bicycle parking racks available for use within the Mill forecourt.

  • By train

    The Mill is 0.7 miles and 15 minutes’ walk from Whitchurch Station and clearly signposted. Whitchurch is on the South Western Railway London Waterloo to Exeter line. Journey times, as follows:

    Overton – 6 minutes

    Andover – 8 minutes

    Basingstoke – 15 minutes

    Salisbury – 28 minutes

    Woking – 35 minutes

    London Waterloo – 65 minutes

    For more details visit southwesternrailway.com/plan-my-journey

  • By bus

    Whitchurch is easily accessible by bus.

    Number 76 – Overton, Basingstoke and Andover

    Number 86 – Winchester

    For more details visit stagecoachbus.com/timetables