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Locks Farm

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Locks Farm - set within the Island's countryside...
Excellent
2 reviews
Locks Farm - set within the Island's countryside...
The lounge has plenty of character...
Another angle of the lounge...
The 'feature' Inglenook fireplace with log burner...
The farmhouse kitchen...
Great for family dining...
The master bedroom...
Again, from another angle...
The second bedroom is also a double room...
A comfortable room with character...
The third bedroom is a twin room...
The fourth bedroom is also a twin room...
A lovely bedroom, bright & full of character...
The garden for your private use - great for BBQ's, playing, or just sitting in the sun...
A place for a quiet sit down...
Locks Farm from through the trees...
The approach to the main entrance...
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Overview
Farmhouse -
4 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8
Newtown, Isle of Wight, England
Locks Farm forms the major part of the farmhouse that serves the farm. The home 'oozes' character with features like the natural brick 'Inglenook' fireplace found in the lounge, beamed ceilings, the farmhouse kitchen and 'quirky' little features found around the home. The site on which Locks Farm is situated is steeped in history, with Roman remains below and the property resting on Norman foundation stones. If local history is of interest, then just have a chat with the owners when you arrive - their family have been living in the area since 1795!

The accommodation is arranged over three floors. It is entered by the enclosed porchway which leads into the lounge. This is a very characterful room featuring an 'Inglenook' fireplace complete with log burner and beamed ceiling. The kitchen is another lo...
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About the Manager, Terry & Debby Hallett (Property Manager Wight Island Escapes Ltd.)
Calendar Updated: 40 days ago
Listed since : Jun 2010
Overall rating: 4.6 / 5.0
Based on 104 reviews and 29 properties
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Listing #HL288067
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Patricia...
Colchester, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 9 July 2013 for a stay in July 2013

I am so glad that I chose Locks farm for our family holiday.
The owner gave us a very warm welcome, complete with homemade cake, fresh bread, fruit juice, fresh farm eggs, a pot of jam and milk.
The house had been thoughtfully equipped to cater for all ages with everything you would need, it was spotlessly clean and freshly decorated.
I would not hesitate to recommend it to friends and family. Wonderful.

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barbus-ba...
London, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
7 reviews
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Reviewed 1 July 2013 for a stay in July 2013

The directions given to the property were spot on and was easy to find. We had a very warm welcome from the owner, Richard, (lovely man and family) When we walked into the house, we were overwhelmed with the charm and character and everything was so spotless and clean. We were left welcoming drinks and home made cake. Richard and family were so obliging and were always on hand. I could not find any faults with this place, quiet location on a working farm, easy travelling to towns, beaches and attractions. I can without any hesitation recommend this property.

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Amenities
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 3 nights
£71
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21 Jul 2017 -
31 Aug 2017
Summer Holidays
7 nights --
£1,250
1 Sep 2017 -
28 Sep 2017
Date Range
3 nights
£169
£725
29 Sep 2017 -
19 Oct 2017
Date Range
3 nights
£139
£595
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
'Short breaks' are available but not during the 'high season'. The options would tend to be a mid-week break Monday to Friday (4 nights) and a weekend break being Friday to Monday (3 nights). However, a degree of flexibility is normally available. Please contact Wight Island Escapes for further information.

All major credit/debit cards taken.

Prices for short breaks are calculated at 70%, 75%, 85% & 95% of the weekly rental for 3, 4, 5 & 6 nights respectively.
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About the neighbourhood
The village of Porchfield is situated between the towns of Cowes (world famous for it's prestigious sailing events) and the historic harbour town of Yarmouth (Yarmouth Castle can be found here, built by Henry VIII when the Island was under threat of invasion). Laying adjacent to Porchfield is the small hamlet of Newtown. In medieval times Newtown was a thriving borough situated on a large natural harbour. This is now mostly a National Nature Reserve, which is owned and managed by the National Trust.
Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Southampton Airport: 57.0 km
Railway: Lymington Pier Railway Station: 18.0 km
Ferry: Yarmouth Ferry Terminal: 11.0 km
Wight Island Escapes offer 'discounted' ferry packages, which combines the accommodation rental with lower cost return car ferry travel to & from the Isle of Wight.

We can offer these packages on all three car ferry routes being, Lymington to Yarmouth, Southampton to East Cowes & Portsmouth to Fishbourne. Please contact us for further information.

On reaching the Isle of Wight, we will provide you with detailed directions on how to find Locks Farm from the ferry terminal.
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive.
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