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Wonderful West Sussex

Our location near Goodwood and Chichester in West Sussex is just about as dreamy as it gets. The Goodwood Estate is home to some of the worlds most prestigious motorsport and horse racing events, whilst the South Downs National Park is a playground for walkers, hikers, bikers and trailrunners. The cathedral city of Chichester is the cultural hub of West Sussex and home to the Chichester Festival Theatre, not forgetting pretty coastal villages such as Bosham and Itchenor and the sandy beaches of West Wittering. So much to see and do!

Chichester Cathedral

Chichester Cathedral

Only 3.6 Miles from The Old Store

Chichester Cathedral is a living, working building which has been at the centre of life in Chichester for nearly 1000 years. Built to the glory of God, the building is the mother church of the Diocese of Chichester which covers East and West Sussex. Services take place daily.

Chichester Festival Theatre

Chichester Festival Theatre

Image © Peter Trimming

Only 3.7 Miles from The Old Store

From the day this internationally acclaimed Theatre opened in 1962, with Laurence Olivier as its first Director, Chichester Festival Theatre has continued to deliver world class productions. The inspiring summer festival which runs from April to September, delivers a variety of theatrical genius!

Goodwood House

Goodwood House

Only 1.4 miles from The Old Store

Goodwood House is a truly splendid Georgian mansion set in a beautiful wooded parkland estate at the foot of the South Downs. Goodwood House is now the home of the Earl & Countes of March who have lovingly restored and refurbished this grand old house. 

Motor Racing at Goodwood

Motor Racing at Goodwood

Only 2.1 miles from The Old Store

The Goodwood Motor Racing Track is open all year round for an array of prestigious motorsport events and exciting race days. The highlight of the annual calendar is without doubt the spectacular Festival of Speed held in late June. Check out their website for details of all Goodwood motorsport events. 

Sculpture at Goodwood

Sculpture at Goodwood

Image © The CASS Sculpture Foundation

Only 1.9 Miles from The Old Store

These grounds are in an area of outstanding natural beauty with views to the coast. Carefully landscaped woodland reveals each sculpture in its own carefully planned space, gently enticing the viewer to discover new work. There is currently over sixty large-scale sculptures on show.

Goodwood Racecourse

Horse Racing at Goodwood

Image © Alex Stanhope


Only 3.9 miles from The Old Store

Arguably the most beautiful racecourse in the world, Goodwood hosts 21 days of the finest racing in the sporting calendar. The glamorous 5 day festival ‘Glorious Goodwood’ in late July is the racing and social climax of the season and a chance to see world class horse racing in a stunning countryside setting. 

Driving Experiences at Goodwood Motor Circuit

Track Days at Goodwood Motor Circuit


Only 2.2 miles from The Old Store

There a number of different driving experiences available to book at Goodwood Motor Circuit. From classic car track days and performance hot laps to young driver experiences for under 17s and off-road adventures in classic Land Rovers, there is something for everyone at Goodwood. Check out their website for full details of all Goodwood driving experiences. 

Goodwood Golf & Country Club

Goodwood Golf & Country Club

Only 1.1 Miles from The Old Store

Set in 12,000 acres of the spectacular Goodwood Estate, the ancestral home of the Duke of Richmond, this distinguished country club offers stylish and extensive leisure facilities, including an indoor pool, tennis courts and a 18 hole golf course.

Arundel Castle

Arundel Castle

Only 9.1 miles from The Old Store

There is nearly 1,000 years of history at this great castle, situated in magnificent grounds overlooking the  River Arun in West Sussex. Built at the end of the 11th century by Roger de montgomery, Earl of Arundel, Arundel Castle is now the home of the Duke & Duchess of Norfolk and their children. 

Cowdray Estate

Cowdray Estate

Image © Alex Stanhope


Only 11.8 miles from The Old Store

The Cowdray Estate is set to the north of Charlton in beautiful West Sussex countryside. With the quaint town of Midhurst at its centre, the Cowdray Estate is perhaps most famous for polo, which includes hosting the famous Veuve Cliquot Gold Cup, featuring some of the world’s best high goal polo players.

Petworth House

Petworth House

Only 10.3 Miles from The Old Store

Set in magnificent grounds, Petworth House is home to over 300 paintings including works by Turner, Van Dyck, Titan and more; the deer park was landscaped by ‘Capability’ Brown. Open April-November daily excluding Thursdays & Fridays.

Weald & Downland Open Air Museum

Weald & Downland Open Air Museum

Image © Peter Trimming

Only 5.8 Miles from The Old Store

Nestling in the South Downs this unique collection of nearly 50 historic buildings is a magical place to visit. Set in 50 acres of beautiful countryside, visitors can also see the farm animals, watch the heavy horses, experience one of the woodland walks or simply relax by the picturesque lake.

West Dean Gardens

West Dean Gardens

Image © Ian Capper

Only 6.2 Miles from The Old Store

A place of tranquility and beauty in the South Downs all year round, West Dean features a restored walled kitchen garden with some of the finest Victorian glasshouses in the country. A circular walk through a 49-acre arboretum offers breathtaking views of the estate and its fine flint house and parkland.

Fishbourne Roman Palace

Fishbourne Roman Palace

Image © Matt Buck

Only 6.4 miles from The Old Store

Intricate mosiac floors, ancient under-floor heating systems and bath suites from the north wing of this 1st century Roman Palace can all be found at Fishbourne Roman Palace. Outside the formal garden has been replanted following the original Roman plans, with the Palace Cafe the perfect spot to enjoy a coffee.

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