0800 148 8228

Old Nursery Thatch - Atherfield Green, Ventnor
5 Star

Stunning, stylish thatch cottage close to South coast
This immaculately presented Grade II listed thatch cottage offers an idyllic retreat for discovering the very best of the Island. Located in peaceful, rolling countryside surrounded by open fields and just moments from the stunning south coast it is packed full of character at every turn, with oak paneling, original stone floors, beams and several log burners

The Island’s Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty is a short drive away and the stunning coastal scenery offers a varied choice for walkers, cyclists and outdoor pursuits enthusiasts. Great for families and couples, there is plenty to see and do

Chale village, 1½ miles, lies at the foot of St Catherines Hill, and close by there are walks along miles of Heritage coastline, beaches and country pubs. Within easy reach are St Catherine’s Lighthouse, Blackgang Chine, and the pretty villages of Shorwell, Brighstone, Chale and Niton

Shop, Pub and Restaurants 1.5 miles. Nearest beach 1 mile. Nearest golf course – Freshwater 5 miles

This property is not suitable for less mobile due to changing levels and steep stairs inside property
Ground floor:
Stunning, characterful large and spacious living room with oak paneling, beams, wooden floor and large feature inglenook fireplace with large log burning stove. Separate feature large and spacious dining room with beams, exposed original stone walls, original stone flooring, and feature inglenook fireplace with large log burning stove
Farmhouse-style kitchen with beams and tiled floor. Small step down from kitchen into the dining room. Utility in separate outbuilding
Modern bathroom with toilet and shower cubicle and heated towel rail, with beams and tiled floor
First Floor:
Double bedroom with 4’6” double bed with beautiful countryside views, beams and original woodwork and stonework, TV, walk-in wardrobe. Further bedroom with 4’6” double bed, beams, and countryside views
Bathroom with oak paneling, feature claw foot roll-top bath with hand-held shower attachment, heated towel rail
Note: original turning wooden stairs with changing levels at top landing
Full oil central heating throughout. Large wood burning stoves in living room and dining room. First basket of logs free of charge, rest available locally
Electricity, linen and towels included
TV with Freeview, DVD Player, Radio, CD player and Bluetooth speaker
Electric cooker with electric hob. Microwave. Washing machine. Dishwasher. Fridge freezer combined
Travel cot, high chair, stairgate, fireguard x2 available on-site


Large partly landscaped gardens mainly lawned and with mature trees, shared with two other units located in grounds. Sole use patio and sitting out area with garden furniture Private parking for 2 cars
Welcome Pack provided
Lockable garage store available for cycle/equipment storage
Sorry no pets
No smoking

Note: small fenced pond in garden requires supervision of small children at all times

You can simply book just your accommodation, or in addition, you may prefer to book your cross-Solent travel at the same time.

We have specially negotiated rates with the key providers of cross-Solent travel which offer you preferential rates for crossing the Solent.

Please call us on 0800 148 8228 or email us at travel@vipcottages.com to book your crossing today.