Jane Austen's House, where she wrote a number of her great works, the Museum tells the story of her and her family's life. Mansfield Park, Emma, and Persuasion were written at the house.

The Chawton House Library is an internationally-renowned research institution, working in partnership with scholars and universities across the globe as it holds works written by women in English during the period 1600 to 1830.

Tours of the house and gardens are available and details can found on the Chawton House website

  1.4 miles
PORTSMOUTH Historic Dockyard, Museums, Shoppping   28.2 miles
CHICHESTER Festival Theatre, Shopping, Cinema Multiplex, Goodwood Races and Festival of Speed and Goodwood Revival.   25 miles
PETERSFIELD Farmers Market, Restauarants and Pubs   9.4 miles
WINCHESTER Cathedral, Guildhall, Mill Race, Water Meadows, River Itchen and Intech Science Centre and Planetarium. Marwell Wildlife Park.   13 - 15.3 miles
SELBORNE Gilbert White House and Oates Museum   2.9 miles
FARNHAM Alice Holt Forest, Woods and walks and 'Go Ape' swings and ropes for children, Birdworld   7.6 miles - 8.3 miles
HORNDEAN Queen Elizabeth Country Park, 1,400 acres of woodland and downland   9.3 miles
ALRESFORD The Mid Hants Railway "Watercress Line"   8.3 miles
WATERLOOVILLE Butser Ancient Farm, experimental archaeological site with ongoing re-construction of buildings based on ancient sites, crops from prehistory, rare breeds of animal and ancient technologies.   10.7 miles
BASINGSTOKE Bowlplex, Living History Milestones Museumn an open-air museum inside a massive modern building, with a network of streets, shops, a village green and a pub, all dating from Victorian times to the 30s.   13.5 miles



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