2 Compton Farm Cottages

Newport, Isle Of Wight

At a glance details

  • Sleeps 4
  • Bedrooms 2
  • Preferred changeover day Thursday
  • Minimum stay 2 nights
  • Number of dogs welcome 0
  • Acorn rating 3 What's this?
  • Reference 001020

About 2 Compton Farm Cottages

One half of a pair of farm workers’ cottages close to Compton Bay close to the best surfing spots.

Wake up to views of the iconic chalky cliffs from one window and grazing cows in the other at 2 Compton Farm. It’s one in a pair of former farm workers’ cottages that perch on the edge of a down. It’s just a short stroll to one of the most beautiful beaches on the Isle of Wight, Compton Bay. 

Don’t forget to pack your wetsuit as Compton Bay and nearby Freshwater are renowned surfing spots on the island. But if you’d prefer to stay dry, walking routes will lead you in all directions from the front door. Pick up the butterfly walk for a glimpse of the Adonis Blue that inhabits the chalk ridges. 

You could walk further along the headlands for views of natural spectacle, The Needles and the secret rocket testing site that lies above. Mottistone Manor gardens are just a five minute drive from the cottage. 
 

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Features and facilities

  • Cot & high chair available
  • Microwave available
  • Fridge available
  • Freezer available
  • Dishwasher available
  • Washing machine not available
  • Tumble dryer not available
  • Telephone not available
  • Television available
  • DVD not available
  • WiFi* not available
  • Open fire / wood burner not available
  • Garden available
  • BBQ not available

Accessibility

Not accessible

Layout

  • Ground floor

    Kitchen, sitting/dining room and small bathroom with shower over bath.

  • First floor

    Two bedrooms (one double with 5' bed and one twin).

Notes for visitors

Access: If you would like a copy of the access statement for this cottage please call the team on 0344 800 2070.

Heating: Electric radiator heating included.

Parking: For one car at the front of the cottage. There is also a National Trust car park adjacent to the cottage.

Garden: The garden surrounding the cottages is shared. There is a small seating area at the front of the cottage.

Access: A handrail has been fitted as the stairs are steep.

Utilities/electricals: The washing machine and tumble dryer are a combined washer/dryer.

Television: Television and DVD player are provided but there is no TV reception. Visitors may wish to bring their own DVDs.

Telephone: Mobile reception around the cottage is poor.

Offers: Guests will have free access (during opening hours) to all Isle of Wight National Trust properties. Please take your holiday confirmation invoice as proof of eligibility to gain entry.

Please note: In these small cottages, the size of the hot water tank is limited. You will need to allow at least half an hour for the water to reheat after a bath or shower. The hot water is set on constant and the temperature is set to the maximum permitted.

Please be aware that cattle sometimes graze in the field adjacent.

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About the Acorn rating

We have applied a 1-5 acorn rating to each cottage to be used only as a guide that covers location, style of interior and facilities you may be looking for. The range runs from 1 Acorn at a more basic level such as Bird How which due to its stunning yet remote location doesn’t have a caretaker through to 5 Acorns at the highest level – such as Shute Barton.

Cottage pricing is not judged on the Acorn rating alone and as all our cottages are of an individual nature we recommend that all factors are considered when making your choice.

Availability & book

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  • Booked
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  • Changeover day