Cottage | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4
Swallow Cottage is one three properties, all with Visit Britain 4 star accommodation, at Buntshill Farm. They are situated near West Cowes and Shalfleet.
Swallow Cottage is a blend of natural red brick, polished stone floors with underfloor heating and is set in open countryside with unrivalled views across the beautiful Isle of Wight countryside and is safe for children and pets.
The open plan kitchen/living room features a fully equipped kitchen with attractive oak units. There is a comfortable seating area with freeview television, CD and radio. French doors lead out from each room onto it's own south facing terrace backed by open grass fields with lovely views across to the distant downs. The ensuite rooms are at each end of the cottage which suits couples or families with older children. Our other cottage, Barn Owl is similar with adjacent bedrooms for families with young children.
Both have been designed as disability friendly with wide doors and a wet room ensuite. There is a utility room with washing machine and tumble dryer in each cottage.
Both terraces have have garden furniture and barbeques.
Electric charge included
*Parking – Space for numerous vehicles.
*Wood burning stove with logs available from the farm house.
*Central heating throughout.
*Large TV, VCR, DVD & *Radio/Cassette/CD in lounge.
*All Bedrooms with TV
*Auto washing machine/tumble dryer
Fully equipped Kitchen.
*Garden with furniture
*All bed linen and towels supplied except pet bedding and beach towels
*No Smoking within the property.
*Pub – The Sportsman's Rest ¼mile (Good food & small family room).
*Well behaved Pets Welcome
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Access||Car essential, Wheelchair users|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 2 En suites|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Shared garden, BBQ|
|Access||Parking, Wheelchair users|
The Isle of Wight region
Buntshill Barns is situated in the heart of the Isle of Wight country side and offers the perfect retreat for those seeking peace and tranquillity but also has ready access to the yachting activities at Cowes or Yarmouth and is convenient for shopping in the attractive market town of Newport.
Guests can enjoy quiet walks, catching glimpses of the native birds, butterflies, red squirrels and wild flowers. A short walk down the footpath leads to the attractive village of Porchfield with its traditional country pub.
Buntshill Barns have been thoughtfully converted to combine traditional style with modern comforts. The tasteful blend of natural stone walls, wooden floors and the smell of fresh flowers preserves the country atmosphere..
Gurnard, Isle of Wight
Porchfield is a small hamlet between Cowes and Yarmouth surrounded by green fields and copses. There are good walks from the village, one starts opposite the pub where there is a lane leading down to a farmyard and on to the shoreline, a lovely walk at any time of the year. Another walk leads off the main road from Porchfield to Cowes takes you to the Coastal path to West Cowes.
Buntshill Barns are ideally situated, as it is only 15 minutes drive from the car ferry port of Yarmouth, and just 10 minutes drive from Cowes and the yacht havens. Newport, the county town is 15 minutes drive where Sainburys and Morrisons are situated. Tescos will deliver online orders.
A 10 minute walk brings you to the popular local pub 'The Sportsman's Rest' well known for it's good food and facilities for children.
The well known and beautiful nature reserve of Newtown is only 5 minutes drive away. The nearby Colmans Farm is popular place for people with young families.