Petworth – Petworth House is a late 17th-century Grade I listed country house, rebuilt in 1688 by Charles Seymour, 6th Duke of Somerset. It contains intricate wood-carvings by Grinling Gibbons (d.1721) and is the manor house of the nearby charming village of Petworth. For centuries it was the southern home of the Percy family, Earls of Northumberland and is famous for its extensive art collection containing many works by JMW Turner. It also has an expansive deer park, landscaped by Capability Brown, which contains the largest herd of fallow deer in England. Click here for more information.
South Downs – Britain’s newest National park borders the south coast, providing views, history and a wealth of places to walk and visit. Click here for more information.