Country cottages and selected hotels within easy travelling distance of Gatwick Airport from
Self-catering cottages and selected hotels within a reasonable travelling distance of Gatwick Airport
If you're arriving to Britain via Gatwick Airport you may wish to spend at least a day recovering from your journey before travelling on to your destination or beginning a tour of the UK. This growing list of cottages and recommended hotels is within a short drive of Gatwick Airport.
|Sleeps up to 12 in 6 bedrooms in a fine Edwardian House in Chichester, Sussex
Northfields is a spacious family home with large and finely-proportioned rooms overlooking the grounds. Attractively situated just South of Fontwell Racecourse, in a quiet country lane close to the South Downs (many fine country walks, and riding), and with in easy reach of the sea and Chichester Harbour (sailing club), the house is midway between the Cathedral City of Chichester (6 miles to the west), renowned for its Festival Theatre, and the historic town and castle of Arundel (5 miles to the east). It is 1½ miles from the main line train station at Barnham (London Victoria 90 minutes), 3 miles from Goodwood race course, sixty minutes from Glyndbourne and forty five minutes drive from Gatwick Airport.
The property is approached via a gravel drive leading to a large parking and turning area. All the principal rooms face south and overlook some magnificent mature trees and a garden which has been extensively landscaped. The grounds consist of two and a half acres of well tended lawns, mown paths through the natural wooded area and an immaculately kept grass tennis court.
Sporting and leisure activities in the area include several golf courses, two at nearby Goodwood, plus a driving range at Chichester golf centre, horse racing at Goodwood and Fontwell Park, sailing at Chichester Harbour and walking and riding on the South Downs. Northfields riding school is within walking distance of the house. The house has its own squash court. Self-catering only.
|Contact: Tel: +44(0)1243 544478 orclick on house photograph for more information.
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