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ACCESS STATEMENT

Introduction

We aim to cater for the needs of visitors to our private home based 3 bedroom Bed and Breakfast but it would not be suitable for persons who are wheelchair bound. The following statement is a summary of our provision. If you have any questions please feel free to call and we will endeavour to help.

Pre-Arrival.

Stitch Park is located in a small rural village. The nearest local transport bus service is 1 mile away with very limited service. The main train station is 24 miles away at Bodmin.

A brochure is available and may be provided in large print if required.

Contact may be made with us via telephone +44(0)1566 86687 or by email – katehandford@btinternet.com

Arrival and Car Parking

There is a lay-by outside with posts and chains across which are removed when visitors are expected. There are also double entrance gates which are left open during the daytime.

There is ample parking for several cars but parking bays are not shown.

The drive is level tarmac outside the front entrance to the bungalow. There is some gravel on the slope of the driveway below the parking area which leads to our own garage.

We are happy to assist visitors with luggage.

There is no shop or public house within the village. The nearest public house is 1 mile away.


Main Entrance/Reception

The front door has one-step. A Yale Lock operates the front door. There is a doorbell if required. There is no grab rail

Entry into the bungalow is via the Visitors Lounge where there are seats.

The bungalow is carpeted throughout.

Public Areas –General.

Stitch Park is a bungalow – all rooms are located on one floor.

The double bedroom is located off the Visitors lounge

The twin bedroom is located off a corridor from the visitors lounge.

The Garden Room is located off the corridor from the visitors lounge

The floor covering throughout is fitted carpet

All Bedrooms have ensuite facilities – no public toilet available.

Dining Room

Breakfast and Evening Meal is served in the dining room located off the Visitors Lounge.

The radio is sometimes used in the background.

The dining table has an under space of 64cm high and a height of 72cm. The breakfast menu is shown in the bedrooms and the dining room. Large print can be provided if required.

Laundry. Shop. Leisure facilities. Outdoor facilities.

The above facilities are not available, but we are happy to tumble dry wet clothing and carry out items of washing if required an Iron and Ironing Board are available if required.


Bedrooms

There are three bedrooms all on the ground floor. All three rooms have secure lockable doors. Fitted carpet in the bedrooms and bath/shower rooms

Double Bedroom.

The room is located directly off the Visitor Lounge. The door width to the bedroom and bathroom are 72cm. Double bedded room with at least 72cm either side of the bed. The bed is 62cm high. There is 62cm at the foot of the bed.

There is a Television/DVD with remote control. There are two small armchairs.

There is an ensuite bathroom with thermostatic shower over the bath. Grab rails are fitted to the bath also a support rail for use in the shower.

The bathroom has fitted carpet.

Twin Bedroom.

This bedroom is located from the corridor off the visitor lounge. Corridor width 78cm into the bedroom door width of 71cm.

Twin bedded room which can be converted to 6’ Super King Size bed. There is a minimum of 45cm each side of the beds. The beds are 62cm high.

There is space at the end of the beds where there is a chair and a stool.
There is a Television/DVD with remote control. The bedroom and shower room are carpeted.

There is an ensuite shower room. There is a 31cm step into the shower compartment, which has a door width of 45cm. A grab/support rail is fitted in the shower cubicle.

The Garden Room

This bedroom is located from the corridor off the visitors lounge. There is a 5’ King Size bed, two armchairs with stools, a large screen television and DVD player.

There is an ensuite shower room with a carpeted step to a shower tub the height from the step to the top of the tub is 50cm. A bath mixer tap is fitted which incorporates a thermostatic shower. A grab/support rail is fitted.

This room has access onto a balcony with seats and steps to a gravel seating area.

Grounds and Gardens.

The garden extends to approximately 0.5acre on a sloping site. There are level seating areas but all involve sloping access, narrow paths, and gravel or steps up/down. There is a gravel area with table and chairs and a decking area also with table and chairs. There is a 14cm step to the decking.

Additional Information.

Reception on most mobile phone networks is generally good.

The front door is allowed to be opened from the inside without a key if fire /emergency evacuation is needed. Fire smoke alarms are fitted and if they are operated they should not be ignored. If assistance is required for evacuation please let us know on arrival and we will ensure safe evacuation.

Stitch Park is a non-smoking establishment. Smoking is allowed outside the bungalow.

We welcome your feedback in order that we may improve our facilities. Any comments you have please telephone 01566 86687.