17 January 2020
England's mellow southern heartlands have plenty to offer walkers - and a number of Wolsey Lodges to make the experience perfect.
Start, perhaps, with an unexpected choice: North Walls House in central Chichester. This is an elegant city-centre residence, a smoothly sophisticated base from which to experience several walks exploring various parts of the coast and countryside. For anyone planning an epic journey, this is a great place to join the South Downs Way. This important National Trail runs from Winchester to Eastbourne: whichever direction you choose it's great to feel the city slip away as you stride into open country.