"WISLEY, a parish in the second division of Woking hundred, county Surrey, 2½ miles N. of Ripley, 8 N.E. of Guildford, and 3 from Weybridge railway station. It is mentioned in Domesday survey, but not in the Valor Ecclesiasticus of Edward I. There is no village, only a few farmhouses. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Winchester, value, with Pyrford united, £210. There is an infant school, supported by Mrs. Buxton. The Earl of Lovelace is lord of the manor."
[Description(s) from The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland (1868), Transcribed by Colin Hinson ©2003]