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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!

Petworth House

Petworth House

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.

Only 10.3 Miles from The Old Store

Arundel Castle

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 and Duchess of Norfolk and their children.

Only 9.1 Miles from The Old Store

Arundel Castle
Chichester Cathedral

Chichester Cathedral

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.

Only 3.6 Miles from The Old Store

Goodwood House

Goodwood House is a splendid Georgian mansion set in beautiful wooded parkland at the foot of the South Downs. Goodwood House is now the home of the the Earl and Countess of March who have recently refurbished the building.

Only 1.4 Miles from The Old Store

Goodwood House

Image © Ian Stannard

Sculpture at Goodwood

Image © The CASS Sculpture Foundation

Sculpture at Goodwood

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.

Only 1.9 Miles from The Old Store

Motor racing at Goodwood

The Goodwood Motor Racing Track is open year round for an array of motorsport events and exciting race days. The highlight of the annual calendar without doubt is the spectactular festival of speed held in late June. Check their website for details of many other motor racing events.

Only 2.2 Miles from The Old Store

Motor Racing at Goodwood
Track Days at Goodwood Motor Circuit

Mithril Racing at Goodwood Motor Circuit

Drive a Ferrari, Lamborghini, Mini Cooper or Formula Ford 2000 car. Or enjoy a trial lesson in a vintage Tiger Moth. Click the link below to find out more.

Only 2.2 Miles from The Old Store

Goodwood Racecourse

 Arguably the most beautiful racecourse in the world, Goodwood hosts 21 days of the finest racing in the sporting diary. The Glamorous 5 Day July Festival ‘Glorious Goodwood’ is without doubt the racing and social climax, a chance to see world class horse racing in enchanting surroundings.

 Only 3.9 Miles from The Old Store

Goodwood Racecourse

Image © Alex Stanhope

Weald & Downland Open Air Museum

Image © Peter Trimming

Weald & Downland Open Air Museum

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.

Only 5.8 Miles from The Old Store

Goodwood Golf & Country Club

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.

Only 1.1 Miles from The Old Store

Goodwood Golf & Country Club
Chichester Festival Theatre

Image © Peter Trimming

Chichester Festival Theatre

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!

Only 3.7 Miles from The Old Store

Cowdray Estate

The Cowdray Estate is set to the North of Charlton, in beautiful West Sussex Countryside. With the quaint country town of Midhurst at its centre, the Cowdray Estate is perhaps most famous for polo, which includes the hosting of the world famous ‘Veuve Cliquot’ Gold Cup.

Only 11.8 Miles from The Old Store

Cowdray Estate

Image © Alex Stanhope

West Dean Gardens

Image © Ian Capper

West Dean Gardens

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.

Only 6.2 Miles from The Old Store

Fishbourne Roman Palace

Many mosaic floors, under-floor heating systems and bath suites from the north wing of this 1st century Roman Palace can be found undercover. Outside, the formal garden has been replanted following the original Roman plan. Also available is the ‘Palace Café’.

Only 6.4 Miles from The Old Store

Fishbourne Roman Palace

Image © Matt Buck

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