Access Statement

This access statement does not contain personal opinions as to our suitability for those with access needs, but aims to accurately describe the facilities and services that we offer all our guests/visitors.

Access Statement for Buckle Yeat Guesthouse

Introduction

Situated in the centre of Near Sawrey, a small village with Beatrix Potters house the main attraction, there is pub right next door and a hotel 100 meters away for dining.
We offer 2 twin rooms, 4 Double rooms all en-suite and a single with private bathroom.
We offer bed and breakfast and use top quality local produce and cater for all diets on request
We look forward to welcoming you. If you have any queries or require any assistance please phone 015394 36446 or email
info@buckle-yeat.co.uk.

Pre-Arrival
Our location and directions can be found on our web site
www.buckle-yeat.co.uk by clicking on the contact button.
The nearest railway station is Windermere, taxis are available there or a bus to the ferry cross the ferry and take another bus into village, we can pick up from ferry by prior arrangement.

Car Parking and Arrival
We have ample off road parking to the side of the house and access to the house is 20 meters away through the front gate (down a 15cm step) and then level through the front door which is 90 cm wide.
There is another door into the dining room without the step 5 meters further on which is 80 cm wide. The front of the property is well lit at night.
Assistance with luggage can be provided.

Welcome Area
Guests arrive into the lounge which is all on one level, there is ample varied seating.
The flooring is part fitted carpet and half flag floor with a rug
The area is well lit with an open fire central heating and a TV.
Maps walks and general visitor information is provided.

Bedrooms
There is a ground floor room with step free access from the dining room door, the door to this room is 72 cms it has twin beds which on request can be made into a double.

Bathrooms, Shower-rooms & Toilets (Ensuite or Shared)
All double/twin rooms are en-suite the ground floor room has an an en-suite with bath and over bath shower, the access door to this facility is 66 cms, there is a w/c and a hand wash basin.
3 double on the first floor have shower step in shower w/c and wash basin
1 double has a bath and over bath shower w/c and wash hand basin
2 twins have a bath and over bath shower w/c and wash hand basin
1 single room has a private bathroom with a large walk in shower a w/c and a wash hand basin
all bathrooms are well lit with halogen down lighters

Public Areas - Halls, Stairs, Landings, Corridors
All public areas, halls, stairs, landing, are well lit using a combination of ceiling and wall lights.
There is short pile carpet on the stairs, hall and landing.
There is a continuous flight of ten steps to the first floor with a handrail on one side.

Public Areas - Lounge
The guest lounge is situated on the ground floor with 15 cm step down entry from the 90 cm front door and stairs.
There is another door into the dining room without the step 5 meters further on which is 80 cm wide.
The room has a mixture armchairs and coffee tables
lighting is provided by wall lights and table lamps.

Dining Room
The dining room is accessed from the lounge through a 74 cm step free door
Lighting is provided by wall lights and table lamps
We are able to cater for varying dietary requirements. Please advise us when making a booking.

Garden
The front garden is part paved and part flower beds with a garden bench
The rear garden is part gravel, lawn and flower beds with garden tables and chairs

Contact Information
Address (Inc postcode):
Buckle Yeat Near Sawrey Hawkshead Cumbria LA22 0LF
Telephone:
015394 36446
Email:
info@buckle-yeat.co.uk
Website:
www.buckle-yeat.co.uk
Local Equipment Hire:
www.kendalshopmobility.org.uk
Local Accessible Taxi:
http://www.a2bulverston.co.uk/
Local Public Transport:
http://www.mountain-goat.com/