Cottage | 1 bedrooms | sleeps 2
Attractive detached one bedroom Grade 2 Listed Coach House, in the heart of Westbourne village. Less than 5 minutes walk to local shops and pubs.
Close to attractive sailing centre of Emsworth, which boasts a variety of excellent restaurants.
Chichester, Portsmouth, Hayling Island, the South Downs and Goodwood are all within easy reach, which makes this location ideal for sailors, hikers, golfers, cyclists, car racing and horse racing enthusiasts.
The first floor accommodation comprises double bedroom with en suite shower room. Large living room with dining area, study desk with ethernet and wifi access. Stunning arched picture window, TV, DVD and Ipod Stereo system.
Ground floor fully equipped kitchen. Breakfast table.
Outdoor dining area, parasol and barbecue.
Private parking, additional parking for boat/2nd car available.
Complimentary tea and coffee on arrival.
|Size||Sleeps up to 2, 1 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||West Wittering 15 km|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||200 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Southampton (Heathrow and Gatwick 1hr 15 mins) 35 km, Nearest railway: Emsworth/Havant 2 km|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 En suites|
|Furniture||Double beds (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
The South East England region
WESTBOURNE: Nestling on the southern edge of the South Downs National Park, on the border between Hampshire and West Sussex. Westbourne is an attractive village with a thriving community of approximately 1700 residents. The local village boasts a variety of useful shops, pubs, a restaurant, pharmacy and doctors surgery. The village is located just 1.5 miles from Emsworth, 7 miles from Chichester and a similar distance to Portsmouth.
EMSWORTH: An old fishing village on the Chichester Harbour, Emsworth is a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. An attractive waterside market town, it is popular with sailors, walkers, cyclists, artists and tourists alike. Walks along The Sussex Border path, cycling along the South Coast cycle route, sailing on Chichester Harbour or visits to the historical cities of Portsmouth and Chichester are all within easy reach.
PORTSMOUTH: The Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, which is home to HMS Victory, HMS Warrior and the Mary Rose, is approximately 20 minutes by car. The Spinnaker Tower is a prominent landmark in the city, the viewing platforms of which afford superb views across the Solent to the Isle of Wight. Gunwharf Quays is a popular retail outlet shopping centre located in the city.
A LITTLE FURTHER AFIELD: The market towns of Petworth, Midhurst and Arundel are all within 30 minutes drive.
Regular Polo matches are played throughout the summer at Cowdray Park, situated between Midhurst and Petworth.
Petworth House and Park are open to the public on scheduled days throughout the year.
Arundel Castle, home to the Dukes of Norfolk and Arundel Cathedral (Roman Catholic Cathedral) are open to the public at various times throughout the year. Please check their websites for further information.
CHICHESTER: Approximately 7 miles from The Coachman's Cottage lies the historical city of Chichester, one of the well preserved Georgian cities in the UK. The city's broad streets, many of which are now pedestrianised, are packed with historical listed buildings. The most prominent of these being Chichester Cathedral, home to a family of peregrine falcons who return every spring to nest in the turrets of the cathedral. Chichester Festival Theatre lies to the north of the city and is well renowned for the quality of its productions.
Chichester Harbour boasts a number of prestigious sailing clubs of Chichester, Bosham and Itchenor.
GOODWOOD: Goodwood House, Goodwood Race Course, Goodwood Golf Course and Goodwood Motor racing circuit are all within 20 minutes drive from the village of Westbourne. Goodwood is internationally renowned for events such as the Goodwood Festival of Speed, the Goodwood Revival, and Glorious Goodwood (horse racing).
The South Downs National Park, ideal for walking or cycling is within easy reach of Chichester and Westbourne.