Chillerton Down and the land around Gatcombe Village is a beautiful area of downland, farmed and wooded valleys hidden away in the middle of the Isle of Wight. It is partly owned by us and partly protected by our covenants to preserve the beauty of the landscape.
A communications mast is located at the highest point of Chillerton Down, visible from nearly all the Isle of Wight.
Whitecroft from Chillerton Down
The views from Chillerton Down in the centre of the Isle of Wight are extensive. Whitecroft used to be a hospital, and is easily recognisable by its tower.
Walking on Chillerton Down
Chillerton Down is a lovely rural spot on the Isle of Wight, and we've created a
9 ¼-mile (16km) route for you to follow. You can download the Chillerton Down walk here
The Isle of Wight offers some great spots for walkers.
Breeze along the top of Chillerton Down with your dog, and simply enjoy the wide open space and views.
Chillerton Down is a great place to enjoy the views, and the peace and quiet of the rural heart of the Isle of Wight.
Chillerton has high open downland with extensive views all around, ideal for birding.
Paragliding from Chillerton must be one of the most exhilarating ways to appreciate the Isle of Wight countryside.