Beautifully open lounge/dining room with beamed ceiling
Lovely and bright double bedroom with en-suite bathroom
A well equipped kitchen to rustle up some home cooked meals
Curl up on the sofa in this home from home
The tranquil twin room
Ground floor bathroom with a separate shower
Relax in peace in the en-suite bathroom
Try al fresco dining out in the courtyard garden
Lovely countryside surroundings
Walking and cycling routes are available from the doorstep
1 / 10  Beautifully open lounge/dining room with beamed ceiling
2 / 10  Lovely and bright double bedroom with en-suite bathroom
3 / 10  A well equipped kitchen to rustle up some home cooked meals
4 / 10  Curl up on the sofa in this home from home
5 / 10  The tranquil twin room
6 / 10  Ground floor bathroom with a separate shower
7 / 10  Relax in peace in the en-suite bathroom
8 / 10  Try al fresco dining out in the courtyard garden
9 / 10  Lovely countryside surroundings
10 / 10  Walking and cycling routes are available from the doorstep

Parlour Cottage - Merstone,

Merstone, Isle of Wight
Sleeps 4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms 2
Change Sat
No Dogs
4
star
Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs bathroom
Complex of properties
Enclosed garden / patio
Internet access
Working farm
Family friendly
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • Characterful 17th century barn conversion with beautiful rural views
  • Located on a farm in the Isle of Wight countryside
  • Open grassland near the lakes for BBQs
  • Wonderful walks and cycle paths direct from the doorstep in most directions
  • Close to the village of Arreton and its pub, farm shop and cafe
  • Within an easy drive of the sandy beaches at Sandown and Shanklin
Property code: IC094

Surrounded by stunning Isle of Wight countryside, this charming barn conversion is a walker’s and cyclist’s paradise.

Situated on a farm in the beautiful South Wight countryside, this property enjoys lovely views across nearby lakes and open countryside to Ventnor Downs. Set out on foot or bicycle to follow one of the many paths and trails that lie close to the farm, following the River Yar to the village of Godshill or heading towards the Downs. The nearby village of Arreton boasts a popular pub, farm shop and cafe for enjoying delicious locally-sourced meals at the end of a long walk. The sandy beaches of Sandown, Shanklin and Ventnor are all within a short drive, as is the market town of Newport with its medieval castle of Carisbrooke.

With exposed beams, vaulted ceilings and hardwood flooring, this cottage is brimming with original charm. The front door opens into a fantastic, spacious lounge/diner. With a high vaulted beamed ceiling, French doors opening onto the garden, wooden floorboards and ample natural light, this is a stunning room for entertaining. Furnished with comfortable sofas, a cosy rug and TV/DVD, you will have everything you need for a cosy night in all year round. The kitchen is compact yet well-equipped with everything you should need throughout your stay including electric oven and hob, microwave, dishwasher, washing machine, tumble dryer and fridge/freezer. Also, on the ground floor is a pretty twin bedroom and separate bathroom with built-in shower and WC. From the lounge, an exposed staircase ascends up to a delightful galleried landing, leading to a light and airy double bedroom with en-suite bathroom and fantastic rural views towards the Downs.

Outside, there is a sunny south-facing courtyard garden with furniture for enjoying al fresco meals. Guests also have access to a large enclosed shared garden, which is perfect for lawn games with family.

  • 2 bedrooms sleeping 4+1 - 1 twin, 1 double and 1 folding bed available for a child
  • 2 bathrooms - 1 with bath, shower and WC, 1 en-suite bathroom with WC
  • Electric oven and ceramic hob, microwave, dishwasher, washing machine, tumble dryer and fridge/freezer
  • Central heating and electric included
  • TV/DVD in the lounge
  • Local amenities with easy driving distance
  • Courtyard garden with furniture
  • Access to enclosed lawn with toy tractors
  • Fishing available on the farm
  • Wi-Fi included
  • Regret no pets
  • Bike storage available by request
  • Other barn conversions are available on the farm to accommodate larger groups 

This property joined our collection in 2018 and is managed by Amy.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 6 guest ratings

Overall cleanliness
4.3
Overall equipment
4.3
Overall comfort
4.3
Overall location
4.3

Reviewed by Kevin, 12th October 2019

Great central location,easy to reach rest of island.Friendly ,discreet hosts.Mind your heads upstairs in bedroom and bathroom.Resident red squirrels,lots of birds Excellent facilities,comfortable lounge/diner.Good wifi.

Reviewed by Iain, 13th April 2019

Well equiped cottage on a working farm, with plenty of short walks and space for play. It is a very relaxed setting ideally situated to get to everywhere on the island.

Reviewed by Barry Waters, September 2015

Fairly hard to find but it was very quite and extremely well looked after cottage. would recommend to anyone.

Reviewed by John Hems, August 2015

Very friendly and helpful owners

Reviewed by Eleanor Ellison, July 2015

good comfortable stay nice and quiet with good access to walks and farm fields.

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Location

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