5 bedroom Property to rent

£2,250 pcm Let Agreed

Ventnor, Isle Of Wight, PO38 2PJ

Key features:

Downcourt Manor Farm Downcourt Manor Farm is situated in an extremely quiet and picturesque location at the end of a private road surrounded by un-spoilt countryside. There are superb views over the area, which is designated as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and provides an unusually peaceful setting for the South of England.

There are also a good network of footpaths and bridleways leading throughout the surrounding countryside providing great walking and riding. The nearby village Niton has local shopping facilities as well as a primary school whilst the Island's principal town of Newport is about 6 miles away.

The farm is well placed to access some of the Islands impressive coastal and country scenery including the beaches on the south western coast of the Island and numerous historic attractions as well as the nearby coastal town of Ventnor with its beach and fish market. Mainland ferry connections are available from Yarmouth, Cowes, East Cowes, Ryde and Fishbourne all within 12 miles of the farm, with high speed passenger services taking from 15 minutes and car ferry services from 35 minutes.

The present house dates back to 1721 and is Listed, Grade II. It has undergone modernisation and has double glazing throughout, yet retains some characterful features including period beams and a particularly fine stone fireplace to the sitting room. The principal rooms are all south facing and have views over the gardens and downland beyond. The house was extended in 2002 and incorporates a former bakery providing self-contained annexe accommodation.  

The Farmhouse An impressive country house situated in an elevated position affording privacy and outstanding views over the South Downs to the East.

Arched opening to entrance porch with part glazed front door to: 

Entrance Hall Providing access to the main house and annexe 

Inner hall With staircase off to first floor.  

Cloakroom Pedestal wash hand basin, WC and tiled shower cubicle.  

Kitchen/Breakfast Room A double aspect room with southerly and easterly views over the gardens and surrounding countryside. Window seat and beams to the ceiling. Fitted with a range of matching base and wall cupboards incorporating a standard size dishwasher. 1½ bowl stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap. Cooker with extractor fan over. 

Utility Room Washing machine and space for a fridge/freezer. Worcester oil fired boiler. 

Dining Room A well proportioned room with beamed ceiling and large open fireplace with stone hearth and wooden beam over and fitted with a canopy. Wide southerly window with views over the garden and downland beyond.  

Front Lobby With part glazed door to front elevation.  

Sitting Room With a wonderful stone fireplace a beamed ceiling and a wide south facing window providing country views. Shelved storage cupboard. 

Study Under stair cupboard and window to rear aspect. 


Half Landing With access to under eaves storage. Landing With staircase off to second floor. 

Bedroom 1 A double aspect room with fine views over the surrounding downland. Wash hand basin and beams to ceiling.  

Bedroom 2 Beamed ceiling and southerly country views. Built-in cupboards.


Bathroom Panelled bath, WC and tiled shower cubicle. Pedestal wash hand basin.  

Bedroom 3 With ensuite shower room. Wide window with downland views.  


Bedroom 4 A characterful triple aspect room with wonderful views with a partly sloping ceiling.  

Bathroom Panelled bath with shower over, wash hand basin and WC.  

Bedroom 5 A spacious triple aspect room with fine views and built-in cupboard housing insulated hot water tank.  

ANNEXE Accessed either directly into the annexe sitting room or via the farmhouse entrance hall, comprising:  

Sitting Room A particularly spacious room with windows across the eastern elevation incorporating a pair of French doors providing views over the surrounding countryside.  

Kitchen/Dining Room Fitted with a matching range of base and wall cupboards incorporating work surfaces with 1½ bowl sink unit with mixer tap. Space for a washing machine, fridge/freezer and cooker. Door to garden. Staircase off to:  


Landing With hatch access into roof space. 

Bedroom 1 Double bedroom with French doors opening to a balcony with country views. 

Bathroom Bath set in a tiled surround with shower over, pedestal wash hand basin, WC and extractor fan.  

Bedroom 2 A double bedroom with outlook to the garden. 

Outside Extensive parking area to the front. Lawned garden to the side. Various storage sheds available for tenants' use 

Postcode PO38 2PJ  

COUNCIL TAX Applicants must be aware that Council Tax is payable on both the main house and the annexe.

House is Band G and Annexe is Band A 

Services A private water supply and drainage. Oil fired central heating 

TENANT PROTECTION We are members of The Property Ombudsman Scheme, which is a government approved scheme to provide independent redress in relation to disputes between consumers and property agents. 

Wight Agent:

Spence Willard

Spence Willard
Yarmouth Office Spence Willard, The Square Yarmouth PO41 0NP

Tel 01983 761005
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