3-bed designer cottage with Fibre WiFi 4k SmartTV


Entire home hosted by Chris

  1. 6 guests
  2. 3 bedrooms
  3. 3 beds
  4. 2.5 bathrooms
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Adjacent to a small lake on the picturesque Old Market Square in the South Downs National Park, this newly renovated property is an artistic experience which will appeal to those who seek premium accommodation.

There are 5 rooms in total with a private walled garden with BBQ and private parking for 3-4 cars. Unlimited use of High-Speed Fibre WiFi is available for guests.

In addition to the 58 large framed limited edition pictures there is a 300 year old Cowdray seat in the main living room

The space
THE PICTURE BOX #GALLERY features Kos Evans’ best yachting and equestrian photographs displayed as large framed, signed, Limited Edition prints. In The Ocean Room and The Tack Room the pictures display marine art. The Stable Room and The Mallet Room both display her equestrian Art of Polo. In The Tack Room downstairs Samsung’s latest 4K UHD TV ‘The Frame’ displays behind the scenes pictures of Kos at work.

THE PICTURE BOX #GALLERY has 2 double bedrooms upstairs with white wooden floors, two shower rooms (one bath) and a single bed that pulls out to make a 3rd double bedroom. Downstairs The Tack Room leads into a fully fitted Kitchen/Dining Room featuring an ornate 18th Century Italian Walnut seat from Cowdray House which is nearly 300 years old, secured at auction by Christie’s. In addition to all the usual amenities, 79 spot lights and a Philips lighting system provides atmosphere and up to 16 million colour effects.

A private walled garden with seating/dining area and a BBQ makes a tranquil setting in which to take time out. There is private off-street parking for 3-4 medium sized cars and CCTV and a sophisticated alarm system to provide security.

Where you'll sleep

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What this place offers

Courtyard view
Lake access
Free parking on premises
43" HDTV with standard cable/satellite, Netflix, cable/satellite TV, Disney+, Amazon Prime Video
Washing machine
Private patio or balcony

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4.85 out of 5 stars from 54 reviews


Where you’ll be

West Sussex, England, United Kingdom

Guests can enjoy a wide range of amenities in the old buildings surrounding THE PICTURE BOX. These include The Spread Eagle Hotel built in 1430 with its period bar and fine dining room, Comestibles delicatessen (guest discount available), Gartons Cafe, supermarkets, a number of pubs and restaurants and a new Sports Centre a 2-min walk around the lake. THE PICTURE BOX is a short walk along the river to both the River and Lawns Cowdray Polo Grounds.

Cowdray Polo Grounds - 4 minute drive
Goodwood Horse Racing Track - 15 minute drive
Goodwood Car Race Track - 15 minute drive
Goodwood Estate, PO18 OPX – 15 minute drive
Cowdray Estate, GU29 0AY – 7 minute drive
The South Coast - 35 minute drive
Petworth House and Park, GU28 9LR - 13 minute drive
Petworth Picturesque Market Town – 14 minute drive
Arundel Castle, BN18 9AB – 34 minute drive
Parham House and Gardens, RH20 4HS – 34 minute drive
Chichester Cathedral, PO19 1PX – 24 minute drive
Bignor Roman Villa, RH20 1PH – 30 minute drive
London Gatwick Airport - 50 minute drive
London Heathrow Airport - 60 minute drive
Southampton Airport - 50 minute drive

Hosted by Chris

  1. Joined in May 2019
  • 54 Reviews
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A 50-year old professional, skilled in providing experiences and entertainment, dedicated to making The Picture Box a fun, comfortable, unique offering on AirBnB.


  • Kos

During your stay

Accommodation is provided on a self-catering basis but please call us if you have any problems or need help. We will provide a few essentials including tea bags, Nespresso coffee capsules, sugar and milk.

Chris is a Superhost

Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
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Things to know

House rules

Check-in: After 15:00
Check out: 11:00
Self check-in with smart lock
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events

Health & safety

Airbnb's COVID-19 safety practices apply
Nearby lake, river, other body of water
Carbon monoxide alarm
Smoke alarm

Cancellation policy