ACCESS STATEMENT

Introduction

We are a small bed and breakfast located in Thornthwaite, approximately 3 miles from Keswick. We are a family house offering a total of 3 letting rooms.

The following statement is a summary of provision. If you have any specific queries or questions, please don’t hesitate to contact us and we will clarify further details.

Due to the design of the house, the accommodation is not suitable for wheelchair users.

PreArrival

  • There is a bus stop in the village, approximately 200 yards from the house with an hourly service to Penrith/ Keswick
  • The nearest railway station is Penrith located 22 miles away
  • You can view the accommodation on our website: www.jenkinhillcottage.co.uk
  • The house has Wifi Broadband available free of charge
  • You can contact us via phone or email

Arrival & Car Parking Facilities

  • On arrival, there is a wide entrance to our car park
  • Parking bays available for 4 vehicles
  • The car park surface is level and surfaced using slate clippings
  • Access to the front door is via a gravel path and a slabbed garden path with 4 wide steps leading down from the car park area (maximum step depth 20cm)
  • Level access from the car park to the front door is possible via the village road (25 yards from car park entrance to front gate)

Main Entrance & Reception

  • The front porch has one step approximately 15cm high
  • Once in the porch way, there is a further 15cm step up to the front door
  • The front door has a Yale lock all guests are provided with a front door key
  • The porch and front doors are both 80cm wide
  • The hallway is 180cm x 150cm with a wooden floor

Public AreasGeneral

  • The stairs are 84cm wide with 8 steps to a quarter landing 90cm x 90cm, a single step to a second quarter landing, 90cm x 90cm and 5 further steps to the main landing. All steps have a 19cm rise. There is a single handrail located to the right of the staircase.
  • Internal doors are 72cm width
  • Stairs and all floors are carpeted
  • All areas are lit with reduced lighting on the stairs between the hours of 11pm and 7am

Public AreasWC

  • All bedrooms have en-suite facilities. There is no public WC.

Restaurant/ Dining Room, Bar and Lounges

  • The Dining room is located on the ground floor. There are no steps
  • Furniture is moveable and can be re-arranged on request
  • Tables have an under space of 63cm high
  • Seat pad height is 46cm
  • Table sizes are 80cm width by 80cm height
  • Chairs have no arms
  • The room is well lit
  • Special diets are catered for on request
  • The garden room is located on the ground floor
  • To access to the garden room guests must leave the house via the front entrance and follow the garden path to the left of the house.
  • The garden room entrance is located approximately 15 meters from the porch step
  • There is single step access to the garden room, step depth is approximately 12cm
  • Furniture is moveable and can be re-arranged on request
  • 4 tub chairs are available for guest use in the garden room
  • Seat pad height is 46cm
  • The room is well lit

Laundry

  • There is no laundry service
  • Wet outdoor clothes and boots can be given to the proprietor to place in a drying area

Shop

  • Not available

Treatment Room

  • Not available

Leisure Facilities

  • Not available

 Outdoor facilities

  • Not available

 Conference and Meeting Rooms/ Banqueting

  • Not available

Bedrooms

All bedrooms are located on the first floor

Bedroom 1

  • A double bedded room
  • Door width 64cm
  • Room size 310cm x 365cm
  • Bed height 63cm
  • There is one small armchair
  • Remote control television with Freesat receiver
  • Good lighting including bedside table lamps

Bedroom 2

  • Can be either a double bedded or twin room
  • Door width 64cm
  • Room size 310 x 365cm
  • Bed height 62cm
  • There is one small dressing stool
  • Remote control television with Freesat receiver
  • Good lighting including bedside table lamps

Bedroom 3

  • Single bedded room
  • Door width 64cm
  • Room size 240cm x 460cm (including ensuite)
  • Bed height 63cm
  • There is one small armchair
  • Remote control television with Freesat receiver
  • Good lighting including bedside table lamps

Bathroom, ShowerRoom and WC (ensuite)

Bedroom 1

  • Door width 60cm, inward opening
  • Room size 210cm x 135cm
  • Washbasin, shower and WC
  • Shower internal size 72cm x 72cm
  • Step into shower 10cm
  • Vinyl click lock flooring

Bedroom 2

  • Door width 66cm, inward opening
  • Room size 195cm x 160cm
  • Washbasin, bath and shower over
  • Height of bath 55cm
  • Vinyl click lock flooring

Bedroom 3

  • Door width 64cm, outward opening
  • Room size 160cm x 160cm
  • Washbasin, shower and WC
  • Shower internal size: 90cm quadrant shower enclosure
  • Shower internal size 72cm x 72cm
  • Step into shower 10cm
  • Vinyl click lock flooring

Grounds and Gardens

  • Gardens with lawns, trees and shrubs
  • There is a table and seats for guests to use, located on a stone-flagged patio
  • Outside lighting available for night-time

Additional Information

  • Mobile phone reception is variable inside the house, depending on network
  • The front door is the usual route of evacuation in case of emergency. If you require additional assistance in case of evacuation please notify us before arrival and we will be happy to accommodate requests where-ever possible
  • Smoking is not permitted anywhere inside the house
  • We are happy to provide refrigeration for medications and/or food

 

Contact Information

Jenkin Hill Cottage
Thornthwaite
Keswick
Cumbria
CA12 5SG

Telephone: 017687 78822

Email: jenkinhillcottage@gmail.com
Website: www.jenkinhillcottage.co.uk

We welcome your feedback to help us continuously improve. If you have any comments please call us on 01768778822 or email jenkinhillcottage@gmail.com