Places to visit

Some highlights include:

  • Historic Petworth with numerous antique shops and interesting places to eat and drink.
  • Petworth House – one of the National Trust’s finest properties.  You can visit the house and garden and walk in the extensive parkland.  We’re also quite close to the historic houses of Parham and Uppark.
  • Goodwood House and Sculpture Park
  • Weald and Downland Open Air Museum – a unique collection of historic houses – learn about Sussex life through the ages.  A favourite for young and old.
  • Bignor Roman Villa – with its unique mosaics, easily combined into a lovely days walk from the house.
  • The historic city of Chichester for the Chichester Festival Theatre, acclaimed Pallant House Gallery, The Novium museum and shopping.
  • Arundel – with its fabulous castle, numerous restaurants and tea shops.
  • West Dean gardens – their Chilli and Tomato festivals are particularly fun .
  • The unspoilt beaches of West Wittering and Climping.  Or Bognor Regis and Littlehampton for a traditional British seaside experience.
  • Cowdray ruins, Midhurst castle and Amberly Working Museum.