Our aim at Jasmine Cottage is to make your stay as enjoyable as possible, and a big part of that is enabling you to be sure that our cottage meets your acessiblity requirements. We aim to accurately describe our facilities to give you the facts that you need to make an informed decision as to whether the cottage is suitable for you.
There is level access from the main entrance to:Main lounge
Access with steps
Travel by public transport
Should you wish to catch the train the nearest station is Oxenholme, which is approximately 10 miles away by taxi. If you require a taxi Blue Star Taxi is an accessible taxi firm which can be pre-booked.
Path to main entrance
Getting around inside
There are 3 first floor bedrooms, no ground floor bedrooms. The doors are all 710mm/28 inches wide. Furniture can be moved by visitors but not removed. There is a double, twin and single room. The twin room can be converted into super king. As there are three rooms a carer can easily be accommodated. In the double room the space next the the bed is 740mm/29 inches by 830mm/32.7 inches. The bed including mattress is 630mm/24.8 inches high. The space underneath the bed is 380mm/15 inches.
In the twin room the space next to the beds is 520mm/20.5 inches by 600mm/23.6 inches. The height of the beds including mattress is 640mm/25.2 inches. There is no space under the beds.
In the single room the width between the bed and wall is 1020mm/40.2 inches. The height of the bed including the mattress is 560mm/22 inches. The space underneath the bed is 310mm/12.2 inches.
All bedrooms are well lit with ceiling lights and side lamps.
The doors are wood mahogany, they contrast well with the neutral flooring.
The double and twin rooms both have double wardrobes. The single has a 280mm/11 inch non adjustable rail.
The floor throughout is a level short pile carpet.
There is one bathroom located on the first floor which has the following:
Step free, level access.
Door opening 710mm/28 inches wide.
Entrance to shower over a raised bath.
WC floor to seat 400mm/15.7 inches high.
Wash basin 800mm/34.5 inches high with a pedestal.
There are no hand/support rails.
The taps on both the bath and wash basin are pillar taps.
The room is well lit with a ceiling light.
Self catering kitchen
Ground Floor Kitchen
The dining room is situated on the ground floor with level entry from the porch. The opening door is 800mm/31.5 inches wide. The dining table has legs on each corner, there is space around the table for wheel chair. The space underneath the table has a height of 600mm/23.6 inches.
The kitchen is situated on the ground floor, it has level access from the dining room.
The door is 720mm/28.3 inches wide.
The work surface is 910mm/35.8 inches above the ground.
The door of the oven drops down and the handle is 740mm/29.1 inches above the floor. The hob and microwave are 910mm/35.8 inches above the floor.
Fridge freezer available, highest shelf in fridge 1540mm/60.6 inches and lowest drawer in freezer 350mm/13.8 inches.
The work surface is a small area as the eating area is 870mm/34.2 inches wide. There is one stool and one bar chair, both with no arms.
The wall cupboards containing glasses and crockery are 1350mm/53.1 inches high. We are unable to move items.
The kitchen provides a one and a half sink with a single mixed tap.
Kettle is cordless.
Kitchen is very well lit with 3 ceiling spot lights, 4 under cupboards and one in extractor hood.
The floor is level tiling.
The living room is situated on the ground floor, it is accessed through dining room, the door is 710mm/28 inches wide. There are patio doors to rear of the lounge with a step accessing the garden. The living room has 2 sofa's and 3 low level occasional tables. They are all easily movable. The television provides subtitles. The room is well lit there are 2 side lights and one ceiling light. The floor is level quick step livyn flooring with a slim rug in located in front of the fire place.
Getting around outside
Rear Courtyard Garden
The garden is a crazy paved path patio it is flat but reached via a step from the lounge. The Patio door is 770 mm/30.3 inches wide. There is one table with five chairs with arms. There are no foot paths
Customer care support