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Chessell Pottery Barns

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Craft Centre

Brook Road
Near Calbourne
Isle Of Wight
PO41 0UE

Tel: 01983 531248

Fax: 01983 531210

Chessell Pottery Barns

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Free Admission TicketFree
Tours (children under 12)Free
Tours during Summer HolidaysFree

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.


Provider Preferences

  • In countryside
  • Indoor Attraction


  • Disabled persons toilet
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
  • Ramp/Level Access - Car Park is a gravel surface. Ramps or level access throughout the ground floor.

Children & Infants

  • Baby changing
  • Children's Meals
  • Family Friendly, Children Welcome
  • Highchair(s) available

Parking & Transport

  • Parking (free)


  • Catering for groups
  • On-Site cafe/restaurant
  • Outdoor eating area
  • Take away food
  • Vegetarians catered for

Payment Methods

  • Delta accepted
  • Maestro Accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Visa accepted

Establishment Features

  • All weather attraction
  • Dogs welcome
  • Garden / Grounds for visitors use
  • Gift shop
  • Groups welcome
  • Licensed for alcohol
  • Open on bank holidays
  • Special Opening for Groups by Arrangement
  • Stag and hen parties welcome

Specialist Features

  • Educational Groups
  • Family Fun
  • Marketed Towards Children
  • Marketed Towards Families

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Educational Visits Accepted

Map & Directions

Road Directions

From East Cowes ferry, second exit at roundabout onto Well Road, A3021, A3054 to Newport, town centre, Pyle Street, B3323 to Carisbrooke, B3401 pass Calbourne Mill to Shalcombe, turn left onto Brook Road pass Shalcombe Manor to Brook.
From Fishbourne ferry, B3339 (Fishbourne lane), A3054 to Newport, town centre, Pyle Street, B3323 to Carisbrooke, B3401 pass Calbourne Mill to Shalcombe, turn left onto Brook Road pass Shalcombe Manor to Brook.
From Yarmouth ferry, A3054 to Totland, A3055 to Freshwater, B3399 to Brook/Brighstone, at Shalcombe turn right onto Brook Road pass Shalcombe Manor to Brook.

Public Transport Directions

From West Cowes Red Jet Hi-speed ferry: No. 1 bus route to Newport and change to No. 7 to Brook
From Ryde Catamaran/Hovertravel: No 9 to Newport and change to No. 7 to Brook
From Yarmouth ferry: No 7 to Brook.
For further bus information please contact Southern Vectis at or +44 0871 200 2233 (bus times) / +44 01983 827000 (head office).


  • Certificate of Excellence 2016

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Recent Reviews:

  • Kezziahk
    Lymington, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Summer day out
    4 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 5th November 2016
    The cafe was busy but we found a table outside and enjoyed a delicious frittata and lunch box style salad. The service was friendly though not exceptional Read full review
  • Teresa H
    Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    5 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 27th October 2016
    This is a really good place to visit. I went with my 6 year old granddaughter. She chose a squirrel to paint. The staff were so helpful in explaining how to paint the pottery which was so helpful. My... Read full review
  • Raine-IOW
    Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Great Time Had By All
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 2nd October 2016
    Decided to take visiting friends to have an "arty" afternoon at Chessell. A very sweet young lady (Charlotte) was helpful and explained the process to us and was on hand for any assistance or... Read full review

Opening Times

Opening (21 Mar 2017 - 1 Nov 2017)

* Daily from 9.30 am - 5.30 pm.
(Closed on Mondays except Bank Holidays & School Holidays)

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