Hampshire is a diverse county with a varied landscape and a whole range of activities to take part in. Embrace your dramatic side by visiting Highclere Castle – the setting for Downton Abbey. Discover the historic Portsmouth Dockyard and stunning views available from the Spinnaker Tower, whilst popping to Gunwharf Quays shopping centre for some designer bargains and lunch at one of the popular waterside restaurants. Horse ride through the New Forest, explore the Solent coastline or one of the many historic market towns.
Romsey town centre has retained much of its charming historic architecture. The market place, which dates back to the 18th century, now nestles amongst a range of independent shops, supermarkets, restaurants, pubs and local attractions. Romsey also boasts a range of facilities to keep you active, including sports clubs, leisure centres, a swimming pool and local golf club.
Alton is another quaint market town steeped in history. Discover one of the great restaurants the town has to offer, or enjoy an evening at one of the local pubs. Alton is also home to the area’s Farmer’s Market each month, where you will find the best in Hampshire’s fresh local produce.
Southampton is considered to be the largest city in Hampshire. A wealth of bars, cafes, bistros and restaurants to suit every taste can be found in the trendy city centre. The Guildhall frequently hosts top music acts and comedians, and the city’s two theatres are renowned for their high-quality West End shows, ballets and operas. For sporting fans, The Saints play at St Mary’s Stadium in the Premier League and Hampshire County Cricket Club play at the Rose Bowl.
The docks across the Hampshire coast allow you to travel by passenger or car ferry to the Isle of Wight, renowned for its annual music and walking festivals, as well as Cowes Week which attracts sailing enthusiasts from around the globe. Cruise ships sail to destinations all over the world.
Sovereign Living has a diverse range of new homes to suit this diverse county, all available with Shared Ownership