March 2015. Breakers Sound has just been completely redecorated throughout with new carpets and curtains for your enjoyment and comfort
This quintessential English cottage nestles in the heart of the St Lawrence Undercliffe. A sought after location officially recognised as an area of outstanding natural beauty, making it an ideal location to explore the coastal and country walks and the many attractions of the island.
Breakers sound is a 250 year old, grade two listed thatched cottage, with stunning sea views across the english channel. Situated within ¾ of an acre of mature manicured gardens.
The cottage is completely surrounded with mature gardens and lawned areas. There are two main patio areas, one with a goldfish pond and waterfall feature. A further raised sun terrace with stunning sea views and swing seat.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Steep Hill Cove 1 km|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month)|
|Nearest Amenities||1 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Southampton 25 km, Nearest railway: Shanklin 5 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||Log fire, Internet access, DVD player, Sea view|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Telephone, Safe, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Double beds (2), Single beds (2), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden|
|Further details indoors|
Large Sitting room with beamed ceiling. Stone fireplace with wood burning stove. Morning room with table and six chairs and drinks cabinet. Access through double doors to patio and garden area.
Fully fitted kitchen, with electric single oven, four ring electric hob, combination oven microwave, fridge and dishwasher.
Next door to the kitchen is a dining room. A triple aspect room with double doors and views across the gardens
Ground floor bathroom with shower. Ground floor store room with secondary fridge freezer
Utility room with washing machine and laundry equipment, including clothes airer, iron and ironing board.
One double bedroom with garden views sloped beamed ceiling and brick chimney,
One double bedroom with sea views across the English channel and sloped ceiling,
One twin bedded room with garden views.
One shower room with sink and WC.
|Further details outdoors|
Garden tables, chairs and sun loungers are available.
St Lawrence has a post office and local store. The Victorian town of Ventnor is just two miles away with its crescent shaped beach and a variety of shops, pubs and restaurants to suit all tastes. Steep Hill Cove is within short walking distance and has a small beach. Ventnor cricket club and botanical gardens are very close by.
Off road parking for 4/5 cars
Nearby places of interest include the Isle of Wight Coastal Visitors Centre, St Boniface Church, Isle of Wight Glass, the Rew Down Local nature reserve and St Boniface Down,
The I.O.W coastal path stretches 65 miles (105km) long around the Island, which follows the coastline as closely as possible.
Entertainment, Sport and leisure are varied and include cricket grounds, golf courses, pitch and putt courses, tennis and a variety of children's playgrounds. The more lively resorts of Shanklin and Sandown are a short drive away. The town of Cowes is situated in the north of the island.
Bookings are from Friday to Friday.
ARRIVAL CHECK IN TIME : 16:00
DEPARTURE CHECK OUT TIME : 10:00
All bed linen and towels are provided. Please bring your own beach towels.
Being one of the most southerly points in the UK, the Isle of Wight has a warmer climate than other areas particularly along the south of the island. It also has a longer growing season than other areas in the UK
The Isle of Wight hosts one of the biggest pop festivals in the country which is now award winning, also there are water sports festivals and Cowes week the biggest yachting festival in the world.
Brading Roman Villa,
Carisbrooke Castle , where King Charles I was imprisoned,
Godshill Village, and Model Village,
Isle of Wight Steam Railway,
Isle of Wight Zoo, Yaverland,
Botanic Gardens, Ventnor,
Yarmouth Castle , associated with King Henry VIII.
A Victorian seaside town with a Mediterranean feel, Ventnor is one of the sunniest spots on the island. Built on a series of terraces beneath St Bonchurch Down the town's roads zigzag down to the sea past the beautifully planted cascade.
Over the past years Ventnor has become a very popular resort with the introduction of new wine bars, fine dining and fabulous properties.
The esplanade has a sand and shingle beach ideal for swimming, sunbathing or walking. Adjacent to the beach you will find pubs & cafes who offer locally caught sea food. Watch the boats leave from the harbour and return with the day's catch from the beach front cafes and The Spyglass Inn.