The Old Barn is the largest of four beautifully restored barn conversions located within Moor Farm, set in idyllic countryside only half a mile away from the village of Godshill arguably one of the most picturesque villages on the Island. With its historic church, thatched cottages and tea rooms it enjoys a wealth of character and charm all of which are within walking distance.
There really is something for all the family to explore including model village, museums, gift shops, pubs and restaurants. For couples and families wanting a more relaxing walking holiday there are many miles of public footpaths and countryside to explore on your door step. The resort town of Shanklin with its beaches, seaside attractions and thatched cottages is only a short drive away.
The Red Squirrel footpath/cycle trail runs from Cowes to Sandown, passes through the courtyard of Moors Farm taking in some stunning wildlife habitats from woodlands to wetlands. . You may also spot visiting ducks in the farmyard pond, which has been recently created for enjoyment of guests.
ACCOMMODATION Open plan living/kitchen area with dining table (extendable) with seating for 8. Doors leading out to patio with garden furniture. Charcoal BBQ. Kitchen area with under counter fridge inc small freezer compartment, additional fridge/freezer, electric oven/hob, microwave, toaster, dishwasher, Washing machine/dryer, Nespresso machine. Living area with 2 triple leather sofas, 1 double leather sofa, chest coffee table, 26inch TV with built in DVD, Freeview and wood-burning stove. There is also a bookcase with a selection of books, board games and cards. Downstairs shower room with built in shower, WC and wash hand basin. Downstairs twin bedroom with bedside tables, under bed storage & hanging space. Beds can be zipped together to make a double. Downstairs double bedroom with bedside tables, under bed storage & hanging space. Staircase leading up to galleried landing. Family bathroom with shower over bath, WC and wash hand basin. Master double bedroom with bedside wall lamps, built-in shelves, two occasional tables and a chair. Twin bedroom suitable for children due to sloping ceiling. Chest of drawers and beside table. Courtyard patio at the rear of property overlooking farm buildings, with garden furniture and BBQ. Bikes can be stored in the farm outbuildings. We advise you to bring your own locks. Private off road parking on gravelled courtyard just in front of the property.
EQUIPMENT Underfloor heating throughout Under counter fridge with small freezer compartment Additional fridge/freezer Washer dryer Microwave Garden furniture TV with freesat & built-in DVD Cot available (on request) Highchair Stairgate (on request) Charcoal BBQ Wifi Duvets and pillows on all beds, linen & towels supplied. (please bring own beach towels )
LIMITATIONS No smoking No pets High landing due to barn conversion – please supervise small children