Bankywood being in the heart of the village one can walk to the local XIVth Century Inn which is renowned for its restaurant. Walks along the banks of the River Rother and in the surrounding woods are all on your door step. Fishing is available on a daily licence. Bankkywood with its warm hospitality is the ideal location to sample Glorious Sussex. The following are just a few of the wonderful venues close at hand:Glorious Goodwood is renowned for its horse racing and Mortor racing and also golf on the Downland.Arundel’s Norman Castle build in 1086 by Roger de Montgomery still stands guard over the Arun Valley. it is the second largest castle after Windsor Castle in the country. The town nestles between the river and castle walls contains many narrow winding streets with interesting indi-vidual shops. Arundel Catholic Cathedral also dominates the town and often has organ recitals by renowned players on its wonderful organ.Petworth with its National Trust House and grounds by Capability Brownand Deer Park are only 4 miles away. Petworth town has many interesting architectural features and is a renowned centre for quality Antique shops in the country.Midhurst is a short drive with Polo at Cowdary Park and the town has many delightful shops to browse.Chichester City & the Harbour is a designated area of outstanding natural beauty. Popular with sailors, birdwatchers & walkers.The South Downs Way part of the Southdowns National Park is a few miles south of Bankywood with fantastic walks & views.
Bankywood entrance is on left, view looking to the Swan Inn in Lower Street Fittleworth