Goodwood House is a country house and estate set amongst the picturesque Sussex Downs covering 12,000 acres near Chichester in West Sussex. The house was built in about 1600 and is the seat of the Duke of Richmond and combines the glamour of a great English country house with the warmth of a family home. It also provides a dramatic setting for one of the most significant private art collections in the country. The State Apartments, restored to their full Regency splendour.
The house and its grounds are the site of the annual world-famous Goodwood Festival of Speed, whilst elsewhere on the estate the Goodwood Circuit motorsport track at Goodwood Airport hosts the annual Goodwood Revival. Goodwood Racecourse hosts ‘Glorious Goodwood’ and a number of other horse race meetings. The estate includes two golf courses and a cricket pitch, an organic farm and the headquarters of Rolls Royce Motor Cars is also on the Estate.
Guided tours of Goodwood House of the State Apartments at Goodwood House are available on most Sundays and Mondays between March and October. £9.50 per person. Children under 12 are complimentary.
For a truly decadent addition to your visit, enjoy a luxury afternoon tea or coffee served with a home-made Goodwood House scone, Goodwood cream and strawberry jam along with a selection of finger sandwiches and pastries.£25.00 per person, including entry fee. Must be pre-booked by Monday for the following week.