The Piglet (3795)

3.8 miles W of Newport | Sleeps 4 + cot | Price per week £425 - £790

The Piglet is the smaller of two barn conversions near Calbourne on the west side of the island, located in an idyllic setting with breathtaking views over the surrounding countryside and Tennyson Downs. The Piglet can be rented alongside The Studio (3793) for larger families, however if rented separately it has its own entrance and driveway for privacy. The Piglet has two bedrooms, a double and a bunk-room, the double bedroom overlooks the property's orchard and field a communal place for both The studio and The Piglet, a truly wonderful view to wake up to. The bunk-beds are built-in and have been designed by the owner who has also designed both barn conversions. The open plan kitchen, living and dining space is light and airy with doors opening out to a patio area with a picnic table, a truly special place to sit and have your morning coffee with a spectacular outlook. There is private parking for up to three vehicles.

Guests at The Piglet also have access to the orchard and a large field, both owned and tended to by the owner, with lots of space for the kids to play and run around. The surrounding countryside on view from the property is breathtaking, overlooking the Tennyson Downs, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The Sun Inn, a traditional village pub overlooking Westover Cricket Club, is in the quaint village of Calbourne, just along the road. The Island’s famous Winkle Street is a short stroll away from the pub, a picturesque row of cottages which frequently appear on postcards of the Island, well worth a visit. Also on your long list of things to visit is Calbourne Water Mill and Rural Museum, this is one of the oldest working water mills in the country with many activities on offer including adventure golf, croquet and a cafe - a great day out for all the family. The Piglet is a unique property in a wonderful setting.

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Ground Floor

Open plan living-room with kitchen and dining area. TV and DVD player. Electric cooker, gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer and dishwasher.

Bedroom 1 with double bed (6').

Bedroom 2 with bunk-beds.

Utility-room with washing machine.

Bathroom with bath, shower attachment, WC and wash-basin.

There are sloping ceilings in the living room, which may restrict some head height

Features

  • Regret no pets
  • Cot and high chair
  • Arrive/Depart Saturday
  • Short breaks available
  • Private parking for 3 cars
  • WiFi
  • No smoking
  • Pub 2 miles
  • Picnic table
  • Full gas-fired CH

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  • Although not enclosed, The Piglet has a lovely large lawn area for the kids to run around onAlthough not enclosed, The Piglet has a lovely large lawn area for the kids to run around on
  • Imagine sitting here enjoying that uninterrupted view...Imagine sitting here enjoying that uninterrupted view...
  • On a warm summer day, open up the patio doors out into the garden and enjoy the fresh breeze coming from across the countrysideOn a warm summer day, open up the patio doors out into the garden and enjoy the fresh breeze coming from across the countryside
  • In the centre of the open plan living space, the Owner has made a beautiful pillar, bringing character and charm to the barn conversionIn the centre of the open plan living space, the Owner has made a beautiful pillar, bringing character and charm to the barn conversion
  • The double bedroom has fantastic views across the orchard and fields,completed with a lovely vintage mirror.The double bedroom has fantastic views across the orchard and fields,completed with a lovely vintage mirror.
  • Snuggle on the sofa with a cuppa, or if you're feeling a little more in the holiday spirit, a glass of something red!Snuggle on the sofa with a cuppa, or if you're feeling a little more in the holiday spirit, a glass of something red!
  • The kitchen/dining area is full of light with a cosy cottage charm, a lovely place for a spot of breakfast in the morning.The kitchen/dining area is full of light with a cosy cottage charm, a lovely place for a spot of breakfast in the morning.
  • If you feel like cooking whilst on holiday, you will find everything you need in the sweet little kitchen.If you feel like cooking whilst on holiday, you will find everything you need in the sweet little kitchen.
  • Covered in sand from a day down the beach? Wash the sand away in the family bathroomCovered in sand from a day down the beach? Wash the sand away in the family bathroom
  • Bespoke bunk-beds designed and made by the OwnerBespoke bunk-beds designed and made by the Owner
  • Al fresco dining would be simply perfect in this rural settingAl fresco dining would be simply perfect in this rural setting
  • The Piglet is a sweet little barn conversion, perfect for a family of fourThe Piglet is a sweet little barn conversion, perfect for a family of four
  • The Piglet, have a wonderful stay!The Piglet, have a wonderful stay!
  • The Piglet is a two bedroom barn conversion in the village of Calbourne surrounded by stunning sceneryThe Piglet is a two bedroom barn conversion in the village of Calbourne surrounded by stunning scenery
  • Whether you like cycling, walking or driving there is breathtaking scenery for all to exploreWhether you like cycling, walking or driving there is breathtaking scenery for all to explore
  • The Piglet is situated next door to The Studio, ideal if you would like to holiday with family or friendsThe Piglet is situated next door to The Studio, ideal if you would like to holiday with family or friends
  • Don't use the weather as an excuse for not exploring the countryside, pull on your wellies, put on your coat and go for a wanderDon't use the weather as an excuse for not exploring the countryside, pull on your wellies, put on your coat and go for a wander
  • The Isle of Wight has some of the most diverse countryside in England, making it the perfect place to exploreThe Isle of Wight has some of the most diverse countryside in England, making it the perfect place to explore
  • Come rain or shine, Tapnell Farm is a brilliant family attraction with something for everybodyCome rain or shine, Tapnell Farm is a brilliant family attraction with something for everybody
  • Carisbrooke Castle is a a quintessential historic building just 10 minutes down the roadCarisbrooke Castle is a a quintessential historic building just 10 minutes down the road
  • A view of the orchard that the guests are more than welcome to walk aroundA view of the orchard that the guests are more than welcome to walk around