The Granary is a desired 2 bedroom apartment within the impressive ‘Granary and Bakery’ built in the late 1820’s and recently converted into modern dwellings. The building is situated within the former Royal Navy’s Clarence Yard in the southern coastal town of Gosport, England, a seaside peninsular with over 24 miles of waterfront access. 5 minutes walk into Gosport town center you are then only a short 4 minute ferry ride to Portsmouth and Gunwharf Quays, a wonderful cosmopolitan quayside complex with over 90 designer retail outlets plus 30 odd cafés, restaurants and bars all sat on the harbour entrance.
The apartment is homely yet spacious, with exposed Georgian cast iron columns and huge timber beams coupled with a modern high spec kitchen and bathroom. It is sat on front of the wharf on the harbour foreshore with sea views over the harbour to Portsdown Hill in the distance.
- 2 double bedrooms sleeping 4
- King double or single beds to suit with all linen provided
- High spec bathroom with all towels provided
- Open plan lounge/kitchen/diner
- Modern fitted kitchen, fully equipped for self catering
- Sat on the wharf with views over the harbour
- Walking distance to local marinas
- 5 min drive to beach overlooking The Isle of Wight
- 5-10 minute walk to Gosport Town Centre
- 4 minute ferry ride to Portsmouth and Gunwharf Quays
- Ferry to Gunwharf Quays 2am weekdays and 4am weekends
- Self catering with private chef available
- Short breaks available all year round
The Granary and Bakery has been recently converted and refurbished to a very good 4* star standard with a high specification throughout. It is located on the 2nd floor with views over Portsmouth Harbour to Portsdown Hill beyond and is serviced with a lift to aid those not so physically mobile.
There are 2 very good sized bedrooms, 1 spacious bathroom, a good sized lounge/diner/kitchen and the apartment benefits from an allocated parking space plus additional parking for visitors.
The large open plan lounge/kitchen/diner has 2 picture windows overlooking the landscaped courtyard and harbour with a large leather corner sofa, dining table and 4 chairs and TV, PS3, DVD player/recorder, radio/I-pod docking station.
The kitchen is well fitted with modern beech style units, practical tiled flooring, modern worktops, electric oven and hob, fridge/freezer, washer/dryer, dishwasher, microwave and all other essential mod cons.
Off the main entrance hallway is the master bedroom with a large 5ft king size double bed with all bedding and towels supplied, TV and I-pod docking station and the 2nd bedroom has another large 5ft king size double bed which can spilt to create 2 singles if preferred.
The bathroom is wall to wall tiled with a large bath and shower over, toilet, wash hand basin and tiled floor. Crisp white towels are provided for each guest and are laid out on beds prior to your arrival.
All linen and towels are provided and are changed weekly with a mid week maid service available on request. Child cots and highchairs are also available at no extra cost. (If cots are provided guests are asked to please bring their own child bedding).
Prior to your stay we are happy to help arrange any activities you may wish to organise and answer any questions regarding the local area or things to possibly do. We can also help organise catering options at the property be it an ‘a la carte’ meal for a special occasion, a hearty breakfast to see you through the day or afternoon tea. For menu choices etc please see the following link – private dining
* Our star system is based on current English standards
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Frequently Asked Questions
Q - What time is check in/out?
A - Check in times are between 2 - 6pm (unless agreed otherwise) with checkout by 10am on day of departure. If an early check in or late departure time is required then we will do what we can to help, however if this is vital for your plans we recommend guests book the extra night.
Q - Are towels and linen provided?
A - Bedding, linen and bathroom towels are provided with linen and towels changed weekly.
Q - What is the broadband speed and mobile phone reception like at The Granary?
A – Below left are the links to see the UK’s coverage for the major 6 mobile phone networks. These are intended for use as a guide only and are not always 100% accurate as forces outside of the control of the telephone providers may affect the signal within or around the property.
Below right is the results of a recent broadband/wifi speed test taken within the property. This gives a good indication of speeds available within the building but may vary depending on external factors at any given time.