To the south of the Isle of Wight sits Yafford, and within this peaceful hamlet lies Pond Cottage, in the grounds of the owner's farmhouse and just a mile from the sea. The cottage is set next to an attractive large pond, and has been converted from an 18th Century barn, retaining much character including exposed beams and trusses, wooden floors and stone walls. The well-equipped kitchen has a dining area, the sitting room is cosy and comfortable and the bedrooms, one double and one twin with an additional folding bed, are set up in the eaves. There is cycling, walking and birdwatching nearby, or simply relax in the private garden.
Two bedrooms: 1 x eaves king-size double, 1 x eaves twin, additional single folding bed available on request. Bathroom with bath, basin & WC. Ground floor shower room with shower, basin and WC. Kitchen with exposed stone walls and dining area. Sitting room with exposed stone walls.
Electric heating system. Electric cooker, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, TV, DVD, library of books/games. Electricity inc. in rent. Bed linen inc. in rent. Travel cot & highchair on request. Off road parking for two cars. Enclosed lawned garden with furniture. One well-behaved dog welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Village shop & pub 1.5 miles. Note: As there is a large pond close to the cottage, dogs must be kept under control. Note: As the folding bed, travel cot and highchair are shared between both properties, these items are available on a first come, first served basis. Please check availability when first enquiring. Please bring your own bedding and linen for the folding bed and cot.
To the south of the lovely Isle of Wight is the hamlet of Yafford, in an area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and a great place for birdwatchers or walkers to make their base for a holiday. Cyclists are well catered for with the 'Round the Island' cycle route which runs through Yafford itself. There are beaches within easy reach, such as Atherfield or Ventnor, while Blackgang and Shanklin Chine, pretty Brighstone village, the resorts of Sandown or Ryde and indeed most of this terrific Island can be reached in less than an hour by car.
The Isle of Wight, with its beaches, unspoiled scenery, rich heritage and over 500 miles of award-winning public footpaths is a walker's paradise, or if sailing is your thing, the renowned annual Cowes Week is not to be missed.