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Apartment 2 Penny Farthing House

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Address: Apartment 2 Penny Farthing House, 3 Chesil Street, Winchester SO23 0HU
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Large and comfortable room in a city centre Georgian house with stunning original features. The room boasts a sitting area with a work table and free wi-fi. Perfect for a tourist stay or a visiting professional that needs some space for working.

Situated on the ground floor with stair-free access makes it accessible for someone with slight mobility difficulties. Easy walking access to the city in minutes for Winchester Cathedral, Winchester College, the Law Courts, museums, other historic buildings, shops, plus many restaurants and bars.

Winchester has a wealth of opportunities for those wishing to explore history and architecture. Winchester Cathedral is known for the longest nave and overall length of all Gothic cathedrals in Europe, while Winchester College is the oldest private school in the United Kingdom still using its original buildings.

Many historic features can be seen around the city dating back to Roman times and the town of Venta Belgarum, itself built over an Iron Age Oppidum.

Winchester is also a walkers paradise with the western start point for the South Downs Way, Hockley viaduct, Winnall Moors and many other interesting walks in the area.

The host is happy to help to choose somewhere to eat out and assist with places of interest to visit.

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Total no. of bedrooms 1

King ensuite from £95 –  sleeps 2

Weekly bookings accepted at special rate

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  • Guests have their own sitting area but welcome in the lounge
  • Television
  • Tea and coffee-making facilities in bedroom
  • Hairdryer
  • Wi-fi connection
  • Central Heating
  • Ironing facilities
  • Special diets catered for by arrangement
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The train station is 15 minutes walk from Penny Farthing House but taxis are available at the station if you have heavy luggage.

The coach stops by King Arthur’s statue in the Broadway which is five minutes walk to Penny Farthing House.

By Road

Leave the M3 at Junction 9 or 10 and take to the B3404 Bar End Road toward Winchester City Centre. Cross the mini roundabout and the road name changes to Chesil Street. Continue toward the city centre, after approximately half a mile Penny Farthing House is on the right just before the pedestrian crossing. Parking is at the back of the building.

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Guest access – the guest entrance is on the ground floor without any steps outside or inside with a walk-in shower so suitable for people who may have difficulties climbing stairs.

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