Arreton near Newport , Isle of Wight
This delightful semi-detached cottage in the pretty, scattered agricultural village of Arreton is located in the heart of the Isle of Wight. Thoughtfully appointed throughout to provide spacious, contemporary accommodation, yet maintaining original Victorian features, this Arreton cottage is perfectly positioned for families and friends looking to find a cottage with picture-perfect views and to be within easy reach of everything this beautiful island has to offer. You will find stunning countryside views of the ever-changing rolling fields from the twin and single bedrooms, whilst downstairs this Arreton cottage offers a beautiful open fire and comfortable seating for you to sink into after a busy day exploring. Outside, to the rear of this Isle of Wight cottage you will find a private, enclosed lawned garden, with a decking area and seating to take advantage of those breathtaking views. The village of Arreton offers some superb attractions with its popular craft workshops, maritime museum and excellent farm shop, all set within the Arreton Barns complex, and a relaxing drink in one of the two pubs is a must. Just outside the village are many countryside walks, and just a short drive away you will discover the Garlic Farm, the UK’s largest specialist garlic grower, and here you can purchase many delicious produce. There are a number of interesting places to visit nearby, and with the beach only five miles away, this lovely Isle of Wight cottage can be enjoyed all year round.
Three bedrooms: 1 x king-size double, 1 x twin, 1 x single. Ground floor bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Kitchen. Dining room. Sitting room with open fire.
Electric central heating with open fire. AGA, electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, washing machine, TV with Freeview, DVD, CD/radio, PlayStation 2, selection of books, games and DVDs. Fuel, power and starter pack for fire inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent, please bring own beach towels. Off road parking for 2 cars. Enclosed lawned garden with decked area and furniture. Sorry, no pets and no smoking. Farm shop and pub 6 mins walk. Note: The bathroom is accessed via the kitchen and four steep steps. Note: Back door is accessed via four steps.
At a glance
- Off road parking
- Open fire
- Garden / Patio
- Pub/shop < 1 mile
- Washing machine
About the location
Newport 4 miles; Shanklin 6 miles; Ryde 7 miles; Cowes 9 miles.
The ancient rural village of Arreton, in the centre of the Isle of Wight is situated on the main Newport to Sandown Road. Arreton has predominately been an agriculture community since the medieval days, and remains the largest arable producing area on the island. The village has two inns, consisting of The White Lion, which has been around for two centuries and The Dairymanís Daughter, which is named after a best-selling book about Elizabeth Wallbridge, a girl from Arreton. Take a glimpse into the past at the Arreton Barns, where you will discover many rural crafts taking place, including leather work, ceramic crafts and lace making. Arreton also boasts some stunning cycle and walking trails, in the most picturesque countryside. Arreton is an ideal base for exploring the whole of the Isle of Wight.