Abigail's Guidebook.

Abigail
Abigail's Guidebook.

Recommended Places To Visit from Quince Cottage.

Buriton is extremely pleasant to stroll around if you don't want to go further afield.
2 minutes walk from the cottage this is a friendly local pub with good food and a pretty garden. There's also an Art studio with local Artists work on display in what used to be the village Morgue!
The Five Bells
2 minutes walk from the cottage this is a friendly local pub with good food and a pretty garden. There's also an Art studio with local Artists work on display in what used to be the village Morgue!
A delightful boutique hotel and restaurant 4 minutes walk from the cottage at the Village crossroads. Chris the owner is attentive and welcoming.
The Nest Hotel & Restaurant
1 Petersfield Rd
A delightful boutique hotel and restaurant 4 minutes walk from the cottage at the Village crossroads. Chris the owner is attentive and welcoming.
Further afield (20 minutes drive) is the wonderful Gilbert White House and garden. A great cafe, beautiful walks, a fascinating museum and pretty village (Selborne)
19 locals recommend
Gilbert White & The Oates Collections
19 locals recommend
Further afield (20 minutes drive) is the wonderful Gilbert White House and garden. A great cafe, beautiful walks, a fascinating museum and pretty village (Selborne)
Another very pretty village with a cute cafe, lovely walks the Jane Austen House/Museum and lovely walks. About a 35 minute drive.
40 locals recommend
Jane Austen's House Museum
40 locals recommend
Another very pretty village with a cute cafe, lovely walks the Jane Austen House/Museum and lovely walks. About a 35 minute drive.
The highest peak in Hampshire - the most amazing views and walks. On a clear day you can see the sea! About a 15 minute drive.
6 locals recommend
Butser Hill
6 locals recommend
The highest peak in Hampshire - the most amazing views and walks. On a clear day you can see the sea! About a 15 minute drive.
About a ten minute drive away and only open in the Summer - a fascinating peak into the past showing you how ordinary people lived many centuries ago.
Butser Ancient Farm
About a ten minute drive away and only open in the Summer - a fascinating peak into the past showing you how ordinary people lived many centuries ago.
A huge lake and park with boating hire available in the Summer. About a ten minute drive. Ancient burial mounds dotted about and recent archeological digs have found many treasures!
Heath Pond
A huge lake and park with boating hire available in the Summer. About a ten minute drive. Ancient burial mounds dotted about and recent archeological digs have found many treasures!
Always worth a visit our local Museum has recently had some Government funding so will be updated and improved in 2019.
Petersfield Museum
Always worth a visit our local Museum has recently had some Government funding so will be updated and improved in 2019.
A gorgeous place to visit in good weather - keenly tended by volunteers - a beautiful peaceful green spot in the middle of town with a little shop and Art Gallery.
Petersfield Physic Garden
A gorgeous place to visit in good weather - keenly tended by volunteers - a beautiful peaceful green spot in the middle of town with a little shop and Art Gallery.
Hinton Ampner is a beautiful National Trust house and garden about 35 minutes drive from the cottage across the gorgeous Meon Valley (A272) Plant sales, cafe, glorious walks and views.
National Trust - Hinton Ampner
Hinton Ampner is a beautiful National Trust house and garden about 35 minutes drive from the cottage across the gorgeous Meon Valley (A272) Plant sales, cafe, glorious walks and views.
New Arlesford (about 40 minutes drive) is a beautiful old world Georgian Market Town where all the watercress is grown. Beautiful walks, pleasant cafes, bookshops and gift shops.
Watercress Meadows
New Arlesford (about 40 minutes drive) is a beautiful old world Georgian Market Town where all the watercress is grown. Beautiful walks, pleasant cafes, bookshops and gift shops.
East Meon is one of the prettiest villages in the area with very old thatched cottages, a stream and a beautiful church with an incredible spire. 2 pubs but my favourite is Ye Olde George Inn which does great food. About 20 minutes drive from Quince Cottage.
8 locals recommend
Ye Olde George Inn
8 locals recommend
East Meon is one of the prettiest villages in the area with very old thatched cottages, a stream and a beautiful church with an incredible spire. 2 pubs but my favourite is Ye Olde George Inn which does great food. About 20 minutes drive from Quince Cottage.
Uppark House and Garden - National Trust
32 locals recommend
National Trust - Harting Down
37 locals recommend
Goodwood House
37 locals recommend
104 locals recommend
Weald & Downland Living Museum
104 locals recommend
13 locals recommend
Cowdray Ruins
13 locals recommend

2 minutes walk from the cottage the village pond is full of fish and other wildlife. Beautiful yellow water Iris bloom in the Spring and you can sit on a bench and gaze up into the beautiful South Downs.
Buriton Pond
2 minutes walk from the cottage the village pond is full of fish and other wildlife. Beautiful yellow water Iris bloom in the Spring and you can sit on a bench and gaze up into the beautiful South Downs.

Neighbourhoods

Stunning Cathedral, Ancient market town full of history. Great Christmas market.
120 locals recommend
Winchester
120 locals recommend
Stunning Cathedral, Ancient market town full of history. Great Christmas market.
Lovely little historic town in West Sussex about 25 minutes drive from Quince Cottage
19 locals recommend
Midhurst
19 locals recommend
Lovely little historic town in West Sussex about 25 minutes drive from Quince Cottage