Access Statement for Self Catering Cottage

Easy walking access

Approach the cottage by a private hard surface gravel driveway on a gradual slope over a cattle grid

Easy access is provided through a 150cm wide wooden gate and across the lawn and stepping stones on a level surface to the large south terrace

A paved ramp with no handrail or 2 steps lead to the large south terrace which is a level flagged area of approx 100square metres

A permanent stone ramp leads to the front door for easy walking access

One 20cm step leads to the side door

All doors are 840mm wide

Outside lighting gives ease of access after dark

Wireless Internet access is available

Private off road parking on the driveway available for up to 4 cars

The front door opens into the hall which leads to a very spacious dining/kitchen area with an oak lined opening to lounge, both lounge and kitchen / diner have oak beams. The ground floor is a level surface. Ceramic tiles cover kitchen/diner, lounge and the bedroom entrance and continue into the ensuite shower room. The floor changes to carpet approx 1 metre into the downstairs spacious twin bedroom which opens from the hall. Bedside lamps, 2 centre lights, free view TV with remote are provided in this room.

The ensuite shower room has a lighted mirror, shaver socket, electric towel rail and heater, the shower is in a large 900×900 cubicle with a support rail either side and a step up into the shower.

A master bedroom with a king size brass bed (55cm high) is located on the first floor and accessed via a carpeted staircase with hand rail support Bedside lamps are controlled from the doorway as well as the bedside.  The bedside lamps and centre lights have dimmer switches. Free view TV with remote are provided. The adjacent bathroom has fitted furniture and bath with power shower over, lighted mirror, and shaver socket and towel rail.  One step (7 cm) leads down to the ensuite twin bedroom on the first floor, bedside lamps; central lights and TV/DVD are provided. The ensuite shower room has 900×900 shower cubicle with a step up into the shower, semi-counter top basin and WC, a lighted mirror; shaver socket, electric towel rail and fan heater.

The kitchen has dishwasher, fridge, freezer, washing machine and tumble dryer at wheelchair level

The cooker and hob have front controls. Microwave, cordless kettle and toaster are provided

High level cupboards have pull knobs at the lower end of the door

Furniture is sited with adequate space for movement

Lounge has leather sofas and free view TV, DVD and music centre all with remote controls

Good lighting is provided by down lighters in the living areas

Fire alarms on ceilings are interconnected with the reset button on the alarm in the hall

Oil central heating is installed; the thermostat is situated at the top of the stairs on the first floor all boiler controls are in the kitchen

You can appreciate the panoramic views amazing landscapes with all your senses

Watch and listen to the wild life (wild deer roam the farm) birds frequent the trees and hedges around the cottage. Baby lambs are born in the spring.

The front garden has something to see and smell all the year around

Shops, supermarkets and a good selection of eating places at the historic market town of Monmouth 2.5 miles

Well behaved dogs are welcome by arrangement at £25 per dog

Owner has Welcome Host Gold award and Green Dragon award level 2

Assistance with settling in can be arranged

Please contact us to discuss particular requirements

Payments by cash or personal cheque or direct bank transfer 4 weeks before the holiday starts