Halfway Bridge (153304)


Steeped in history and conveniently placed on the A272 in the middle of the Sussex countryside lies Halfway Bridge Inn a splendid country inn that perfectly encapsulates a balance between modern sensibility and rustic charm. Halfway between Midhurst and Petworth Halfway Bridge is suitably isolated for a weekend break in the beautiful South Downs National Park whilst still maintaining a central location for the nearby business links of Guildford Portsmouth Crawley and Chichester. The leisure resorts of Bognor Regis Worthing and Brighton are also just a short distance.Hidden away behind Halfway Bridge Inn secluded in its own courtyard is the Halfway Bridge Barn. Converted from an 18th century Sussex stable yard and overlooking local farmland the accommodation comprises twin double and king-sized bedrooms all en-suite. Rooms display a simple elegance furnished using a mixture of natural fibres and woods resplendent with exceptionally soothing beds, some Victorian brass some antique pine whilst others have stained oak: All are comfortable and warm. Rooms are thoughtfully designed in a modern context featuring DVD players and Games Consoles however care has been taken to use classic country material giving the rooms a touch of natural elegance and distinction. Each room has a powerful shower and most have baths as well with one room specially designed for disabled access. A combination of the best of the London markets and sound local produce blend by means of an exciting menu complimented by a restaurant that stays true to it''s 17th Century history but creates a warming modern ambience. You will never be hurried as you sit back and enjoy yourself in front of one of the five open fires with a comfortable atmosphere thriving on good food great company and the gentle art of conversation. In the morning eat a delicious continental breakfast or the chefs will prepare you a Full English Breakfast to set you up properly for the day. The desserts offer the customary range of temptations with a wine list that will please even the most experienced connosieur.The bar at Halfway Bridge is a truly traditional affair with an excellent range of beers and ale. Clean and maintained to a high standard the relaxed setting is perfect to relish a quiet drink with friends. The beer garden also enjoys a country feel a fine place to idle away a summer''s afternoon in the sun.Halfway Bridge Inn is situated near the ancient medieval market town of Petworth. Set in the unrivalled beauty of the West Sussex countryside. There is plenty to see in the nearby area including the opulent Arundel Castle Parham House Petworth Park designed by the renowned Capability Brown Petworth House site of a fine art collection Nelson''s Victory in Portsmouth and Goodwood the famous race course.


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Address: Lodsworth, Petworth, Midhurst, GU28 9BP
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