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Whitwell Station Whistle Stop – Home 172549 Cottage

  • 3 bedrooms
  • 5 sleeps
  •  min stay varies

Whitwell Station Whistle Stop – Home 172549

Very Good Very Good – based on 13 reviews

  • Cottage
  • 3 bedrooms
  • 5 sleeps
  •  min stay varies

Cottage / 3 bedrooms / 2 bathrooms / sleeps 5

Key Info

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Child friendly
  • Car advised
  • Ask about pets
  • Private garden

Description from owner

Description

Whistlestop cottage at Whitwell Railway Station which is set in two acres of land and overlooks beautiful views of English hedgerows, rolling hills around the Village of Whitwell. The Ventnor West line originally opened in 1897 and was said to be 'one of the prettiest branch lines in England' with many local inhabitants lovingly talking of childhood memories of a treasured line. The trains and bustle are long gone, but when sitting on the platform you can almost hear the rattle of a train, and recall the bygone days of steam.

Whistle Stop Cottage sits in its own picket fence grounds. The lounge looks opens onto a patio and garden with a retired railway wagon at the settled at the far end.

The master bedroom is south facing sporting a balcony providing excellent views of the Vineyard and village.

The cottage is of a high standard with 4 Star AA rating.

Sleeps 5 + cot

There is also Bluebell and Primrose Cottages that each sleep 4 + cot. They

Whistlestop cottage at Whitwell Railway Station which is set in two acres of land and overlooks beautiful views of English hedgerows, rolling hills around the Village of Whitwell. The Ventnor West line originally opened in 1897 and was said to be 'one of the prettiest branch lines in England' with many local inhabitants lovingly talking of childhood memories of a treasured line. The trains and bustle are long gone, but when sitting on the platform you can almost hear the rattle of a train, and recall the bygone days of steam.

Whistle Stop Cottage sits in its own picket fence grounds. The lounge looks opens onto a patio and garden with a retired railway wagon at the settled at the far end.

The master bedroom is south facing sporting a balcony providing excellent views of the Vineyard and village.

The cottage is of a high standard with 4 Star AA rating.

Sleeps 5 + cot

There is also Bluebell and Primrose Cottages that each sleep 4 + cot. They have been converted from booking hall and station master's offices at the station.

Further details

Pets are welcome but must not be left unattended in the Cottage

Further details outdoors

Whistlestop has it's own secluded garden complete with an old railway wagon. Nearby you will find our little vineyard, spectacular views and lots of wild life to see that visit the garden. We have visitors such as birds of prey, badgers, foxes,rabbits and the occasional red squirrel passing through. Whitwell Station is close to bridle paths and leafy lanes and within 2 miles from the coast and cliffs of the south Wight downs. We have Short breaks from October to the end of March.

Location description from owner

The England region

The Isle of Wight currently has award winning beaches, including blue flag winners, all of which are managed and maintained to the highest standard. The weather is considered the best in the United Kingdom with more sunshine than other places. The Island is adorned with places to visit historic or otherwise.

Events through out the year from Music festivals to Yachting galas the famous of which is Cowes Week.

The island has been described as 'Little England'


Whitwell

Whitwell is beautiful village nestled in the South Wight between the town of Ventnor and the village of Godshill.

There is local pub and garage. excellent walks, horse riding and fishing nearby. Scenic countryside.

Historically a Saxon Village

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Families

  • Great for children of all ages
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Cot available
  • High chair available

Bed & bathroom

  • 1 Double Bed, 3 Single Beds, 1 Cot available
  • 1 Family bathroom, 1 Toilet Only

Amenities

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

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Access

  • Parking
  • Secure parking
  • Not suitable for wheelchair users

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Payment
This rental can only be paid for online through Holiday Lettings using your credit/debit card or PayPal (never by bank or wire transfer).
Smoking
No smoking at this property
Cancellation policy
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About the owner

Graham C
Response rate:
65%
Calendar updated::
03 Jan 2017
Years listed:
5
Based in:
United Kingdom
Overall rating:

Languages spoken: English


This Cottage has 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and sleeps 5. It’s been listed on Holiday Lettings since 30 Jun 2011. Located in Whitwell, it has 13 reviews with an overall rating of 4.5. The average weekly rate varies from £470 to £1080.

The Owner has a response rate of 65% and the property’s calendar was last updated on 03 Jan 2017.

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“An excellent holiday stay”

Reviewed 16 Mar 2013

First time me and my husband have ever been to the Isle of White and totally fell in love with the place. We loved it so much even thinking of moving there within few years. Whitwell Station was a lovely accommodation and would highly recommenced staying here. We will defo be returning back at some stage. Mr Carter was so helpful and friendly and made the stay feel more comfortable. HIGHLY RECOMMENDED!

“lovely converted railway station”

Reviewed 24 Jun 2012

We were almost the first guests in Whistlestop a 3 bedroom converted engine shed The facilties were lovely and there was plenty to do in the area even duing a wet Jubilee half term week..

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