Hanover Cottage is a detached, 2-storey, period property with a private driveway and gardens. It has 5-bedrooms and 3 bathrooms as well as a spacious kitchen diner, living room and conservatory. 1 twin bedroom is located on the ground floor, adjacent to a large family bathroom. A further 4 bedrooms are on the first floor and accessed via a traditional curved staircase. The accommodation comfortably sleeps up to 10 guests on a self-catering basis.
Access with steps
Level access bedrooms
Travel by public transport
The railway station is downhill from the property. It is near to the bus station and taxi rank.
The wide driveway is on a slight slope and leads straight to the house entrance. There is one 170mm step up into the house.
Path to main entrance
The house can also be accessed via the conservatory door, which is wider (850mm) and has a lower step up of 70mm. This has level access into the living room through two patio doors (1280mm).
Getting around inside
Visual Impairment - General Information
None of the bedrooms have a T.V. A bluetooth, digital radio alarm clock is provided.
Accessible bedroom Ground floor bedroom
Access from the hallway into the bathroom is level. The walk-in shower is 750mm wide and the shower tray height is very low at 20mm. A hand rail is postioned on the wall at the entrance to the shower and we provide a mobility stool that can be placed in the shower area.
Self catering kitchen
The kitchen is accessed on entering the house (width of doorway 700mm) and there is 1 step of 170mm in height. From the kitchen there is level access on the ground floor. A door (width 750mm) leads from the kitchen into a hallway with access to a bedroom (door width 760mm), bathroom (door width 770mm), living room (door width 730mm) and conservatory (door width 1280mm).
The living room is next to the kitchen and is accessed by a central hallway. It has free sat T.V and a DVD player.
The conservatory has level access from the living room and has double doors leading to an outdoor patio area.
Getting around outside
The lawns can be accessed externally from the parking area without any ramps or steps. The patio area can be accessed externally from the parking area and main entrance, although the path is quite narrow (860mm). If accessing the garden from inside the property there is a low step from the conservatory to the patio area and some steps from the patio area to the lawns. Each step is between 130mm and 240mm high.
Customer care support
There isn't a designated area to charge a mobility scooter or wheelchair, however the conservatory could be used for this purpose.
Customer care support
The proprietors live 30 minutes drive from the property and family members live next door to the property. Therefore, there is always someone available to assist if needed.
We provide a large ground floor bathroom with low level shower enclosure, hand rail and shower stool.