Carpenters Arms, Burghclere, Newbury, pub food & b&b accommodation just off the A34

A gorgeous country pub in a historical location


“Pubs don’t come in settings much better, overlooking watership down, inspiration for the famous story and film”


And a stone’s throw from Highclere Castle, the historic setting for the award-winning Downton Abbey
Carpenters Arms, Burghclere, Newbury, pub food & b&b accommodation just off the A34
Carpenters Arms, Burghclere, Newbury, pub food & b&b accommodation just off the A34

Welcome to The Carpenters



With plenty of character and really friendly, cheerful staff, The Carpenter's Arms has a good mix of both locals and visitors. It is comfortable and understated with stools, lots of tables and a roaring log fire in wintertime.

- half a mile from Newbury bypass
- close to Newbury racecourse & Highclere
- accommodation rooms
- homecooked pub food & Sunday lunch
- dog friendly

And pubs don't come in settings much better than that of The Carpenters Arms, either, which overlooks Watership Down, the inspiration for the famous story and film.
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Our rooms



Accommodation in Newbury close to the A34.

Stay over at The Carpenters in our separate house with six character rooms.

You'll find them all beautifully appointed, most en-suite and all offering the ideal place to stop-off if you're exploring the area.

- Double en-suite
- Double shared bathroom
- Twin shared bathroom
- Family room en-suite

The whole house can be rented exclusively for long lets with self-catering. The film crew for Downton Abbey found it perfect!

BOOK ONLINE VIA THE LINK BELOW.
Carpenters Arms, Burghclere, Newbury, pub food & b&b accommodation just off the A34
Carpenters Arms, Burghclere, Newbury, pub food & b&b accommodation just off the A34
Carpenters Arms, Burghclere, Newbury, pub food & b&b accommodation just off the A34
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Whats Nearby



The Carpenters Arms is perfectly situated in the beautiful Berkshire countryside, and overlooks Watership Down - the inspiration for the famous story and film.

Another neighbour you may well be familiar with is Highclere Castle, the historic setting for the award winning Downton Abbey.

And last, but certainly not least, you are welcome to walk in the footsteps of another celebrated local, the world famous English artist, Sir Stanley Spencer.

He lived a stone’s throw from The Carpenters Arms and painted local Burghclere scenes as well as his unique and moving murals at the Sandham Memorial Chapel in Burghclere.

Donnington Castle
Highclere Castle
Kennet Horse Boat Company
Newbury Racecourse
Sandham Memorial Chapel
Watermill Theatre

Country Walks
If you fancy a gentle amble across the countryside, The Carpenters Arms is ideal. Please see the link below for a popular walk that starts and finishes at the pub!

Country Walk From The Carpenters Arms - website
Carpenters Arms, Burghclere, Newbury, pub food & b&b accommodation just off the A34
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Events



There's always plenty going on here at The Carpenters, from our regular meat draw every Sunday to being the home of community events throughout the year.

The best place to keep up-to-date is via our Facebook page, where we like to keep things nice and social, so please give us a LIKE!

Contact


Harts Lane, Newbury, West Berkshire RG20 9JY, United Kingdom

Tel: (01635) 278251

Email Us

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He's Back



After 12 years away, Andy Moss is back in Burghclere and taken the helm at The Carpenters!