ACCESS STATEMENT

The Gables B & B

The entrance to The Gables (main house) is up three stone steps with no handrail.  The dining room is on a level access to the hallway.

Please note that all the three of the B & B bedrooms are on the first floor, up a flight of 19 stairs with a handrail to the right.

The hallway, stairs and landing are illuminated throughout the night.

Bathrooms

Room 1 (Strawberry Thief room) has a private bathroom across the landing and down two steps.  Bath with shower over.

Rooms 2 & 3 (Pink & Rose & Blue Bamboo rooms) each have an en-suite shower room with level access from the bedrooms.

Dietary requirements

If you or any member of your party has any particular dietary requirements (eg a gluten free diet), please let us know before arrival so we can best cater for your stay.

The Lodge self-catering cottage

There is level access to the cottage (the front doorway is 87 cm wide and the internal doors approx 70 cm wide) and all the rooms are on the ground floor, so may be suitable for those with special access requirements. However, please note that there is a shower over the bath and access to the Lodge garden is up several steps. Please ask for further information if in doubt.

Outside

The main lawns are accessible via two stone steps with no handrail. The parking area, entrance and porch are illuminated when approached.

Other

There are ceiling mounted audible smoke detectors in each room and in the cottage.  In the event of a fire the smoke alarms will sound.

There are fire extinguishers on all floors.

The building main fire exit route is down the stairs and straight out of the front door.  An alternative route is across the landing towards the private area of the house, via the yellow corridor, where there is a second staircase leading to the back lobby and the outside.