Walk iw105 Stenbury Down from Godshill

Stroll on quiet lanes with one steep climb


Route outline for walk iw105:

Godshill  -  Godshill Park  -  Stenbury Trail  -  Freemantle Gate  -  Appuldurcombe Farm  -  Appuldurcombe House  -  Span Lodge Farm  -  Stenbury Down  -  Appuldurcombe Down  -  Sainham Farm  -  Godshill Church  -  Godshill



Points of Interest/Notes on this walk:

Appuldurcombe House is the largely ruined shell of a large 18th-century baroque country house built in 1702 for the Worsley family. It is currently managed by English Heritage.

National Trails & Long Paths included on this walk:

Part of this walk follows a section of The Stenbury Trail, a 16km (10 miles) linear footpath connecting Shide, Newport in Isle of Wight, with Ventnor in Isle of Wight, England. The Stenbury Trail is waymarked by occaional named post. For more walks that include a section of this trail see The Stenbury Trail.



You can find more walks near this one on these unique free-to-access Interactive Walk Planning Maps: (click/TAP to select)


1:25,000 scale OS Explorer Map (the ones with orange/yellow covers):

OL29 Isle of Wight


1:50,000 scale OS Landranger Map (the ones with pink/magenta covers):

196 The Solent & The Isle of Wight, Southampton & Portsmouth


Some Photos and Pictures from Walk iw105 Stenbury Down from Godshill

In no particular order . . .

Walk iw105 Stenbury Down from Godshill - Thatched Cottages by Godshill church

Thatched Cottages by Godshill church

Photo: Robert Plinth (4)

Walk iw105 Stenbury Down from Godshill - Radio Mast on the summit of Stenbury Down

Radio Mast on the summit of Stenbury Down

Photo: Robert Plinth (12)

Walk iw105 Stenbury Down from Godshill - Shanklin Down, Luccombe Down and St Boniface Down from Godshill Park

Shanklin Down, Luccombe Down and St Boniface Down from Godshill Park

Photo: Robert Plinth (6)

Walk iw105 Stenbury Down from Godshill - Appuldurcombe House and Grounds

Appuldurcombe House and Grounds

Photo: Robert Plinth (9)

Walk iw105 Stenbury Down from Godshill - St Catherine's Down from Stenbury Down

St Catherine's Down from Stenbury Down

Photo: Robert Plinth (10)

Walk iw105 Stenbury Down from Godshill - The back door into Appuldurcombe House grounds

The back door into Appuldurcombe House grounds

Photo: Robert Plinth (8)

Walk iw105 Stenbury Down from Godshill - Thatched Cottages by Godshill church

Thatched Cottages by Godshill church

Photo: Robert Plinth (3)

Walk iw105 Stenbury Down from Godshill - Radio Mast on Stenbury Down

Radio Mast on Stenbury Down

Photo: Robert Plinth (11)

Walk iw105 Stenbury Down from Godshill - Godshill church

Godshill church

Photo: Robert Plinth (1)

Walk iw105 Stenbury Down from Godshill - Thatched Cottages by Godshill church

Thatched Cottages by Godshill church

Photo: Robert Plinth (2)

Walk iw105 Stenbury Down from Godshill - Freemantle Gate, Godshill Park

Freemantle Gate, Godshill Park

Photo: Robert Plinth (5)

Walk iw105 Stenbury Down from Godshill - Appuldurcombe House

Appuldurcombe House

Photo: Robert Plinth (7)


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