Nestled in the heart of the chocolate-box village of Godshill, this detached house has beautiful secluded gardens to the rear and everything the village can offer within a few minutes' walk. Located between Newport and Ventnor in the south east of the Island, Godshill is centrally located to easily reach all the Island has to offer.
Boasting some of the oldest architecture on the Isle of Wight, with an abundance of charming thatched cottages, the winding high street is lined with traditional English tea rooms - you will be spoilt for choice. The New House is spacious and well laid out with a large kitchen/dining-room, doors lead out from here to the beautifully tended garden and large patio area. There is an outdoor table and chairs to dine at, plus outdoor sofas on the large decking-area, to make the most of this lovely garden whenever the sun is shining.
The sun-room leads out from the sitting-room, a perfect place to relax with a cuppa and a good book or for an afternoon siesta. You needn't worry that the kids will interrupt as there is a room dedicated to a full sized table-tennis table - hours of fun to be had! All of the four bedrooms are on the first floor, the large master bedroom shares a Jack and Jill bathroom with the bunk-room. The other two double bedrooms at the front of the house both have en suite bathrooms. The New House is a gorgeous holiday home in a superb setting, come and enjoy.
The village is named after the medieval All Saints' Church which overlooks the village from the hill, a short but steep climb from the village centre. There are several pubs to choose from, including the award-winning Taverners, within strolling distance from The New House; predominantly sourcing Island produce, growing their own vegetables on site and a shop selling their products.
The village is also home to the Model Village, all built to scale it portrays the villages of Shanklin and Godshill in the 1920s, complete with garden railway attraction for the whole family to enjoy. With a plethora of tea rooms you could sample a different cream tea every day of your holiday! Stock up on the local Island produce available in the interesting range of shops including Brownriggs Organic Farm Shop, selling home-reared meat and a wide range of fruit and vegetables.
Within a short drive from Godshill are fantastic beaches at Ventnor and Shanklin. Impress everyone back home with your fossil discoveries, Island Gems offer fossil hunting expeditions taking you along the beach from Brook Bay, a guide will fill you in on everything fossil and which dinosaurs they relate to! Godshill has everything you could possibly need for a wonderful holiday on the Isle of Wight and The New House is the perfect holiday home to relax in after your adventures.
Sitting-room with TV, DVD player and wood-burner
Kitchen/Dining-room with electric cooker, gas-fired double range, microwave and fridge/freezer, TV and DVD player
Utility-room with washing machine, tumble-drier, WC and wash-basin
Games-room with table-tennis table
Bedroom 1 with double bed (6') and Bathroom with bath, fitted shower, WC and wash-basin (also accessed by Bedroom 2)
Bedroom 2 with bunk-beds and a single bed (2'6") and Bathroom with bath, fitted shower, WC and wash-basin (also accessed by Bedroom 1)
Bedroom 3 with double bed and en suite Shower-room with shower, WC and wash-basin
Bedroom 4 with double bed (5') and en suite Bathroom with bath, shower attachment, WC and wash-basin
The New House only accommodates eight guests, however there is flexibility of beds. *A cot is not provided, bring your own travel cot.
- Dogs welcome (1 only)
- Arrive/Depart Friday
- Short breaks available
- Private parking for 3 cars
- No smoking
- Pub 50 yds
- Garden furniture and barbecue
- Full gas-fired CH
There is plenty of private parking here at The New House.
The large kitchen gives you plenty of space and everything you need to prepare those favourite meals.
After exploring the gorgeous Isle of Wight with plenty to see and do, relax with your feet up and a good cuppa.
Holidays are meant for quality time, so get everyone around the large dining-table for a family meal.
Not just for the children, the ping-pong table will keep anyone entertained! Best of three?
There is additional soft seating in the dining-area.
Time for a relaxing holiday with Classic Cottages.
Enjoy the sitting-room with wood-burner.
The master double bedroom, with access to the Jack and Jill bathroom.
The Jack and Jill bathroom with bath, fitted shower and double sink.
There are three lovely double bedrooms to choose from.
The beautiful secluded garden to the rear of the property is a lovely outdoor space in which to enjoy the sunshine.
The lawn is a perfect space for children to run around and play.
If the sun is shining, this is the perfect spot to dine al fresco.
The garden - a great place to escape, relax and enjoy the peace and quiet that the Island brings.
A beautiful array of plants and shrubs in the garden.
Drink in hand, sun in the sky, tan in progress.
As the sunshine fills the garden, relax on one of many seating options outside.
Welcome to The New House, in the centre of the beautiful village of Godshill.
Be giants for the day and head to the Model Village, a 1/10th scale version of Godshill and Shanklin.
Why not take a trip to Chocolate Island where you can watch the famous chocolate being made, experience the scrummy cafe and buy chocolate souvenirs for your friends, family or yourself!
The village of Godshill has plenty of lovely pubs, restaurants and cafes to choose from.