Excellently located in the heart of Ascot and within the lush surroundings of the Royal Ascot Race Course lies the home of BNI Ascot.
The Ascot Golf Club was founded in 1887 . It is the second oldest and the only Royal Golf Club in Berkshire.Originally golf was played on Ascot Heath within the confines of the Race Course and became a Royal Club by Royal Command of Queen Victoria in 1887. The course was designed by J.H.Taylor who went on to design many courses in Europe. One of the earlier competitions was The Boys Amateur Championship which was played on The Heath in1921.
Source: copy extract from https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Royal_Ascot_Golf_Club
Nb. some sat-navs will attempt to take you through the Ascot Race Course. This route is no longer available. The Ascot Royal Golf Club is accessible from Winkfield Road.