Great East Standen Manor, Newport, Isle of Wight
Our beautifully appointed detached holiday cottage is available all year round, set in a tranquil valley in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, near Arreton.
At the entrance gate to Great East Standen Manor there is a large pond, so sit here for a while and feed the ducks. A bridle path leads to a network of footpaths and bridle paths that run across the Island. There is an abundance of wildlife - buzzards, owls, red squirrels, herons, badgers, stoats and foxes. The cottage has its own garden and patio area with a barbecue, where you can sit and hear nothing but the birds. The cottage is an ideal holiday haven for bird watchers, photographers, painters as well as walkers and lovers of the peace, beauty and tranquility of the countryside.
This interesting thatched self catering cottage was restored during 2006 & 2007 using traditional methods and materials such as thatch, oak joinery, lime plastering to the highest standards, with the accent on character.
The holiday cottage is south facing and very light and airy. It is cool in the summer and cosy in the winter.
The large ground floor is open plan and has a terracotta tiled floor throughout. The sitting area has a fireplace housing an early Victorian cast iron stove. The kitchen has solid wood units with beech worktops, the kitchen has a built in electric oven and hob, a microwave and dishwasher. There is an easy angled cast iron spiral staircase which allows access to the 1st floor.
Situated on the first floor the Master Bedroom has a double aspect, with adjoining en suite shower room and toilet, with a very large power shower.
The second bedroom is "L" shaped with twin beds that can be zipped together to form a superking sized bed. There is a separate family bath room with a Victorian cast iron bath and toilet.
A third bed/cot is available if required.
Set in 60 acres of unspoilt downland with splendid views.
Perfect for walking, cycling and bird-watching.
Excellent out-riding with stabling available on site.
Great local pubs serving food within walking distance.
2 miles from Newport, the Island's capital with a good range of interesting shops.
15 minutes from Wightlink and Red Funnel ferries.
For more information about our pet friendly self catering cottage on the Isle of Wight please see our website. We also have another property available called Scott's Cottage.
4 Star Visit England.
Small pets & horses by arrangement.
Short breaks can be arranged.
Telephone: 01983 532137 / 07960 028616
Email: [email protected]
Sleeps: 1 to 4