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The Watch House – Home 298761 House

  • 3 bedrooms
  • 6 sleeps
  •  min stay varies

House / 3 bedrooms / 1 bathroom / sleeps 6

Key Info

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Car advised
  • Pet friendly
  • Private garden

Description from owner

Description

The Watch House is a light, spacious & comfortable house; with high ceilings in the old section, that was renovated the house in 2012.

An ideal location for sailors, fishermen and anyone that just want to watch the world go by. On a warm evening you can relax peacefully on either the patio or balcony watching the sunsets

The House comprises of a .kitchen diner with French doors onto the patio and views over the water to Cowes. A living room with triple aspect sash windows with sea views. A downstairs toilet. Upstairs there are a double, twin and a single (with a pull out bed). bedrooms All bedrooms have sea views & the balcony leads off the single bedroom. A bathroom including a shower over the bath.

A enclosed garden with patio, Lawn & garden furniture.

The Watch House is a short, level walk from the town, the Boat Museum, the Heritage Centre, the Chain Ferry to West Cowes and all the marine activities. Stroll along the Esplanade, finds a café and children's

The Watch House is a light, spacious & comfortable house; with high ceilings in the old section, that was renovated the house in 2012.

An ideal location for sailors, fishermen and anyone that just want to watch the world go by. On a warm evening you can relax peacefully on either the patio or balcony watching the sunsets

The House comprises of a .kitchen diner with French doors onto the patio and views over the water to Cowes. A living room with triple aspect sash windows with sea views. A downstairs toilet. Upstairs there are a double, twin and a single (with a pull out bed). bedrooms All bedrooms have sea views & the balcony leads off the single bedroom. A bathroom including a shower over the bath.

A enclosed garden with patio, Lawn & garden furniture.

The Watch House is a short, level walk from the town, the Boat Museum, the Heritage Centre, the Chain Ferry to West Cowes and all the marine activities. Stroll along the Esplanade, finds a café and children's playground or fish off the sea wall.

You may see a sand piper at low tide or a Cormorant sitting on the breakwater.

The house was built in the 1880's as part of the boat house for the coastguards. To the north is a terrace of Coastguard Cottages. In the 1920's it was converted into a home. For a short time during the Second World War it was a munitions store and a lookout point.

There is a kitchen diner with French doors onto the patio. The living room has triple aspect sash windows.

There are three bedrooms;- a double, twin and a single (with a 2nd pull out bed) + bath/shower room & balcony.

The England region

The Isle of Wight has an abundance of country &; coastal walks (over 500 miles of paths; one being the Coastal Path circumnavigating the Island), abundance of wild life (including the Red Squirrel) as well as the various tourist attractions - country houses, art galleries, museums, children's adventure & amusement parks, botanical gardens,; zoo, & vineyard. As well as various sporting activities - golf, tennis, windsurfing, cycling, walking, horse riding, paragliding, fishing and sailing or just enjoying the sandy beaches; The Needles being the furthest 16 miles away from the house. There is a good bus service across the Island. A large part of the Island is classed as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The Island is the perfect place to enjoy the unspoilt scenery; have an activity holiday, attend a music festival or carnival at any time of year.

East Cowes

Cowes is renowned for its sailing, hosting Round the Island Yacht Race, Cowes Week, Fastnet Race and Little Britain, also the Cowes to Torquay power boat race. Most days a cruise liner will sail by along with all the other shipping entering Southampton or Cowes.

East & West Cowes have a good selection of shops and restaurants plus the Marina's & Yacht Clubs along with waterfront walks. For the more energetic, you can walk along the seafront westwards until you reach Gurnard, 4 miles distant.

At East Cowes there is Osborne House - Queen Victoria's holiday home; where you may be lucky & see Red Squirrels, Waitrose & Co-;op, a health centre, a Chemist, among other shops plus a Heritage Centre & Boat Museum and tennis court children's play area and cafe on the Esplanade.

The River Medina separates East & West Cowes but easily crossed with a 5 minute crossing on the chain ferry.

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Families

  • Great for children of all ages
  • Pets welcome
  • Cot available
  • High chair available

Bed & bathroom

  • 1 Double Bed, 4 Single Beds, 1 Cot available
  • 1 Family bathroom

Amenities

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Private garden
  • BBQ
  • Balcony or terrace
  • Sea view
  • Internet access
  • Central heating
  • Cooker
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Kettle
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • Clothes dryer
  • Iron
  • High chair available
  • TV
  • Hair dryer
  • Linen provided
  • Towels provided

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Access

  • Not suitable for wheelchair users

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Smoking
No smoking at this property
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About the owner

Angela H
Response rate:
90%
Calendar updated::
07 Oct 2016
Years listed:
3
Based in:
United Kingdom
Overall rating:

Languages spoken: English


This House has 3 bedrooms, 1 bathroom and sleeps 6. It’s been listed on Holiday Lettings since 11 Jan 2013. Located in Isle of Wight, it has 4 reviews with an overall rating of 5. The average weekly rate varies from £400 to £750.

The Owner has a response rate of 90% and the property’s calendar was last updated on 07 Oct 2016.

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