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The Well House, Golden Hill Fort

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Last updated: 07/12/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Manager
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Freshwater house description

Golden Hill Fort is situated within 50 acres of Golden Hill Country Park. Originally built in 1863 in a distinctive hexagonal shape, which is elevated sixty metres above the North West Coast of the Isle of Wight. This spectacular Grade I listed building has now been beautifully converted into 18 luxury houses. Ideally located on the Western edge of the island it is the perfect place to visit many areas of outstanding natural beauty.

The developers have succeeded in preserving the fort's historic and architectural significance and maintained many original features whilst adding the latest in modern conveniences. Internally, the property offers brick barrel vaulted ceilings flooded with coloured LED mood lighting, underfloor heating with solid oak floors and high quality built-in appliances. Externally, the communal rooftop gardens (approximately 5,500 square metres), is where guests can enjoy stunning panoramic 360 degree views across the Solent, English Channel and countryside. These are the only landscaped rooftop gardens on a Grade 1 listed building in the country. The central courtyard is where the parking spaces are allocated and features a large water fountain.

A cot and high chair can be provided on request.

Living:

Situated on the first floor with dual aspect windows offering views of the courtyard, water fountain, Moat and Country Park.
Open plan living/dining area with a vaulted brick barrel ceiling with LED mood lighting.
Furnished with two brown leather sofas seating six, a two seater sofa and a glass coffee table.
Features a 46” wall-mounted plasma TV with Freeview and ipod docking station.
Wi-Fi internet access is available.

Kitchen:

Breakfast bar with three stools and breakfast table.
Features two built-in electric ovens, electric hob, integrated full height fridge and freezer, dishwasher, convection microwave and built-in Neff coffee machine.
Complete with a full range of utensils and accessories including a kettle and toaster.
Separate utility area featuring a washing machine and dryer.
Dining area comprises of a bespoke glass top table with a solid oak frame and seating for eight.
Views from the dining area look out to the courtyard and water fountain.

Sleeping:

Bedroom one with en-suite wet room

Situated on the ground floor.
Furnished with a super king-size bed, two bedside cabinets with lamps, fitted double wardrobe and chest of drawers.
Featuring a 32” flatscreen TV with Freeview.
En-suite comprises of a bath with separate shower, wc, wash basin and a feature glass kept illuminated well.

Bedroom two with en-suite wet room

Situated on the ground floor.
Furnished with a king-size bed, two bedside cabinets with lamps, fitted double wardrobe and chest of drawers.
En-suite comprises of a shower, wc and wash basin.

Bedroom three with en-suite wet room

Situated on the ground floor.
Furnished with twin beds, two bedside cabinets with lamps, fitted double wardrobe and chest of drawers.
En-suite comprises of a shower, wc and wash basin.

Bedroom four with en-suite wet room

Situated on the ground floor.
Furnished with twin beds, two bedside cabinets with lamps and chest of drawers.
En-suite comprises of a shower, wc and wash basin.

Bathroom:

The en-suite to bedroom one comprises of bath with separate shower, wc, wash basin and a feature well.
There are three further en-suite bathrooms each equipped with a shower, wc and wash basin.
First floor wc and hand basin.

Outside:

Access is on the ground level with one flight of internal stairs.
Balcony overlooking courtyard and water fountain furnished with a table and seating for four.
Landscaped communal rooftop gardens with 360 degree views.
Only Grade I listed building with landscaped rooftop gardens in the country.
Various seating areas on the rooftop and a barbeque area.
Within a short drive to Colwell Bay and to the popular town of Yarmouth and its harbour.
Off-street parking for two cars plus visitors parking available.

Property Type

      • House

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8

          Bathrooms: 0 Bathrooms

          Other Amenities

              • Access is on the ground level with one flight of internal stairs. Off-street parking for two cars plus visitors parking available....moreless

              Entertainment

              • Television
              • Satellite / Cable

              Attractions

                  • Restaurants

                  General

                  • Towels Provided
                  • Internet
                  • Linens Provided
                  • Washing Machine
                  • Parking
                  • Bottled Water

                  Kitchen

                  • Cooking Utensils
                  • Refrigerator
                  • Freezer
                  • Oven
                  • Microwave
                  • Dishwasher
                  • Coffee Maker
                  • Toaster
                  • Grill

                  Leisure Activities

                      • Sight Seeing

                      Outside

                      • Balcony
                      • Lawn / Garden

                      Room SubType

                          • Shower

                          Suitability group

                              • Children

                              Dining

                                  • Seating for 8 people
                                   

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                                  Rental basis: Per property
                                  Rental rates quoted in: £
                                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event

                                  Mar 1 - Mar 7, 2014
                                  3 night min stay

                                  £712

                                  Mar 8 - Mar 14, 2014
                                  3 night min stay

                                  £712

                                  Mar 15 - Mar 21, 2014
                                  3 night min stay

                                  £712

                                  Mar 22 - Mar 28, 2014
                                  3 night min stay

                                  £712

                                  Mar 29 - Apr 4, 2014
                                  3 night min stay

                                  £712

                                  Apr 5 - Apr 11, 2014
                                  3 night min stay

                                  £1,095

                                  Apr 12 - Apr 18, 2014
                                  3 night min stay

                                  £1,095

                                  Apr 19 - Apr 25, 2014
                                  3 night min stay

                                  £990

                                  Apr 26 - May 2, 2014
                                  3 night min stay

                                  £930

                                  May 3 - May 9, 2014
                                  3 night min stay

                                  £930

                                  May 10 - May 16, 2014
                                  3 night min stay

                                  £930

                                  May 17 - May 23, 2014
                                  3 night min stay

                                  £930

                                  May 24 - May 30, 2014
                                  7 night min stay

                                  £1,572

                                  May 31 - Jun 6, 2014
                                  3 night min stay

                                  £1,168

                                  Jun 7 - Jun 13, 2014
                                  3 night min stay

                                  £1,168

                                  Jun 14 - Jun 20, 2014
                                  3 night min stay

                                  £1,168

                                  Jun 21 - Jun 27, 2014
                                  3 night min stay

                                  £1,168

                                  Jun 28 - Jul 4, 2014
                                  7 night min stay

                                  £1,334

                                  Jul 5 - Jul 11, 2014
                                  7 night min stay

                                  £1,334

                                  Jul 12 - Jul 18, 2014
                                  7 night min stay

                                  £1,334

                                  Jul 19 - Jul 25, 2014
                                  7 night min stay

                                  £1,509

                                  Jul 26 - Aug 1, 2014
                                  7 night min stay

                                  £1,893

                                  Aug 2 - Aug 8, 2014
                                  7 night min stay

                                  £1,893

                                  Aug 9 - Aug 15, 2014
                                  7 night min stay

                                  £1,893

                                  Aug 16 - Aug 22, 2014
                                  7 night min stay

                                  £1,893

                                  Aug 23 - Aug 29, 2014
                                  7 night min stay

                                  £1,893

                                  Aug 30 - Sep 5, 2014
                                  3 night min stay

                                  £1,064

                                  Sep 6 - Sep 12, 2014
                                  3 night min stay

                                  £1,064

                                  Sep 13 - Sep 19, 2014
                                  3 night min stay

                                  £1,012

                                  Sep 20 - Sep 26, 2014
                                  3 night min stay

                                  £1,012

                                  Sep 27 - Oct 3, 2014
                                  3 night min stay

                                  £909

                                  Oct 4 - Oct 10, 2014
                                  3 night min stay

                                  £909

                                  Oct 11 - Oct 17, 2014
                                  3 night min stay

                                  £909

                                  Oct 18 - Oct 24, 2014
                                  3 night min stay

                                  £950

                                  Oct 25 - Oct 31, 2014
                                  3 night min stay

                                  £1,044

                                  Nov 1 - Nov 7, 2014
                                  3 night min stay

                                  £712

                                  Payment is usually accepted in the quoted currency (£) unless the currency and the amount is specifically agreed in advance with the manager / advertiser.


                                  Additional information about rental rates:

                                  All prices are in £ per week. Stays must be of 7 night duration in July and August. Short breaks (minimum of three nights) are available outside of July and August, prices on application. All prices include towels (unless otherwise stated on the web), bed linen, gas and electricity. Credit card payments will incur a 1.95% service charge. Properties in Dartmouth and Kingswear incur a 10% premium for stays over Dartmouth Regatta week. Properties in Fowey incur a 10% premium for stays over Fowey Regatta and Carnival week.

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                                  Calendar

                                  Last updated: 07/12/2014
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                                  23 Available
                                  21 Unavailable
                                  22 Today
                                  23 Selected dates
                                   

                                  Location

                                  33.2 Kilometres
                                  Nearest Airport
                                  Bembridge
                                  3.1 Kilometres
                                  Nearest Beach
                                  Alum Bay
                                  290 Metres
                                  Nearest Golf
                                  Farringford Garden Restaurant & Golf Course
                                  290 Metres
                                  Nearest Restaurant
                                  Farringford Garden Restaurant

                                  The Fort is situated near local tourist attractions such as the rugged white cliffs of Freshwater Bay, the multi-coloured sandstone cliffs of Alum Bay and the famous landmark Needles Rocks. Footpaths, bridleways and horse riding are on your doorstep plus an 18-hole golf course which is located on the downs above Freshwater.

                                  Local shops, restaurants, pubs and cafes are close by in Freshwater, Yarmouth or Totland. Colwell Bay is the nearest family beach and is a fifteen minute walk away, while the popular surfing beach of Compton Bay is a short drive along the coast. The West Wight Sports centre, complete with swimming pool is based in Freshwater, perfect for entertaining the whole family.

                                   

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                                  Photos

                                  • Stylish living area

                                    Stylish living area

                                  • Outside courtyard with water fountain

                                    Outside courtyard with water fountain

                                  • Living area

                                    Living area

                                  • Courtyard complete with fountain

                                    Courtyard complete with fountain

                                  • Stylish living area

                                    Stylish living area

                                  • Dining area leading to living area

                                    Dining area leading to living area

                                  • Dining area

                                    Dining area

                                  • Bedroom one

                                    Bedroom one

                                  • Bedroom two

                                    Bedroom two

                                  • Bedroom three

                                    Bedroom three

                                  • Courtyard views from the roof top garden

                                    Courtyard views from the roof top garden

                                  • Rooftop communal gardens

                                    Rooftop communal gardens

                                  • Spacious kitchen

                                    Spacious kitchen

                                  • Sea views from the roof garden

                                    Sea views from the roof garden

                                  • Stylish kitchen

                                    Stylish kitchen

                                  • Rooftop communal gardens

                                    Rooftop communal gardens

                                  • Open plan living/dining area

                                    Open plan living/dining area

                                  • Kitchen

                                    Kitchen

                                  • Hallway

                                    Hallway

                                  • En-suite to bedroom one with feature well

                                    En-suite to bedroom one with feature well

                                  • En-suite to bedroom two

                                    En-suite to bedroom two

                                  • En-suite to bedroom three

                                    En-suite to bedroom three

                                  • Bedroom four

                                    Bedroom four

                                  • En-suite to bedroom four

                                    En-suite to bedroom four

                                  £712 - £1,893 per week (GBP)
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                                  4 Bedroom / 0 Bathroom
                                  Sleeps 8

                                  View calendar: Updated 07/12/14
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