‘Keepers’, our superb new property in West Marden, offers luxurious contemporary accommodation within a mellow period building. This long-awaited property amply meets every need of discerning guests who desire the peace and beauty rural life without losing the modernity which high spec luxury affords. ‘Keepers’ will accommodate four adults. In striving for the very best, both sumptuous well appointed bedrooms have statement super king-size beds which are dressed with 400 thread count Egyptian cotton bed linen. Each bedroom has a 42” flat screen internet enabled television. Each en-suite bathroom has spacious low level entry power showers and feature baths. Traditional oak beams and contemporary bathroom fittings align beautifully with the sleek lines of forward thinking design.‘Keepers’ represents the epitome of luxury within a spacious setting. The whole property is served by integrated Freesat, internet and wifi. There is under floor heating throughout.The open plan living area has a central wood burning stove of contemporary design, promising cosy winter evenings relaxing on comfortable leather sofas. From the oak French doors, gaze across a private courtyard and well appointed patio area, bordered by floodlit topiary which illuminates comfortable rattan chairs set around a slate table, accommodating six. Alternatively, picture the day time scenario beneath the canopy of a sunshade, glass of wine in hand, looking out towards the beautiful downland hills which envelope the property. The airy, high spec kitchen is tasteful, modern and well equipped with a dishwasher, washing machine and tumble drier and dining table (seating six). Doors are oak, as is all of the woodwork, and the ceiling is beamed and vaulted adding to the sense of spaciousness which permeates the property. The whole property exudes quality.During high season, the swimming pool with its manicured, private, surrounding garden and paved area, is a wonderful asset for guests staying at Keepers. Great walking and cycling opportunities exist nearby and there is a wealth of places to visit in the Chichester and West Sussex area. Guests will be spoilt for choice from the many good restaurants locally.
LATE AVAILABILITY - MONDAY 18 JULY to MONDAY 25 JULY (message posted 18.7.16 9 a.m.)
Please note there is an elevated rate for all GOODWOOD EVENTS such as Glorious Goodwood, Goodwood Revival and Festival of Speed. Whilst we tend to get booked mainly for full weeks throughout the high season, do ring or email for late availability short breaks in the week or long weekends, Friday, Saturday and Sunday - 3 night stays or Monday to Friday - 4 night stays. In our quieter season we can be much more flexible! Even very last minute breaks! If you have more than 4 guests in your party, we can also offer our luxury farmhouse ensuites on a room-only basis. Do ask for more information if required. We also have The Old Stables cottage which sleeps 4 and Barley Cottage sleeps 4. From mid September to end of November we are offering 2 night stays and the nightly price shown is based on 2 guests sharing one ensuite. Do email or ring for further details!
The Roman city of Chichester, just a 15 minute drive from West Marden, has a wonderful Norman cathedral and famous Tudor Market Cross. Great shopping, stylish restaurants, pubs and cafes, catering for most tastes.
The internationally acclaimed Chichester Festival theatre stages many different productions. There are galleries and museums and within a few miles, National Trust properties to visit. Fishbourne Roman Palace houses the largest collection of in-situ mosaic floors in Britain. Many of these were laid at the time of the construction of the Palace, around AD75-80.
Around Chichester are some picturesque coastal villages, such as Bosham and Emsworth and the Isle of Wight is just a short ferry trip from Portsmouth. West Marden is just a 20 minute drive from the Cross channel ferry terminal at Portsmouth. The cottage is located in a pretty downland village and benefits from a local pub which is just a short stroll from the property.