ACCESS STATEMENT FOR CUNDALL LODGE FARM
We aim to cater for the needs of all our visitors in our grade 2 listed 3 bedroom bed and breakfast. The following statement is a summary of our provision.
All correspondence, pre arrival, can be made available in large print if requested - please contact us.
ARRIVAL AND PARKING FACILITIES
The nearest train station (Thirsk) is 7 miles away. We can provide guests with a list of local taxi firms to arrange collection but please note we have no local bus service. Buses run from Helperby and Topcliffe.
The gravel drive is approached through a white wrought iron gate that is open 24 hours a day when the B&B is operating.
There are 3 marked bays, there is ample room for the cars. The surface of the car park is level, flat and made of gravel. A gravel path leads to the front door. We can assist guests with luggage. 2 automatic lights will come on if it is dark when guests arrive.
MAIN ENTRANCE AND RECEPTION
The front door has 3 steps between 13 cms (5 inches) and 18 cms (7 inches). The door width is 104 cms (41 inches). This leads into a carpeted hallway.
PUBLIC AREAS - GENERAL (INTERNAL)
The décor in the hallway is neutral and light, the corridors and landing have a good colour contrast and are well lit. Low energy lights are left on for guests on an evening. There are 11 steps of 17 cms (6.5 inches) depth and then a further 7 steps of the same depth to access the 3 upstairs bedrooms. We have no ground floor bedrooms. Guest bedrooms have their own key and a key is given to the front door.
Bedrooms are en-suite but no public WC is available. There is an emergency door bell on the top landing and a hand bell on the hall table.
DINING ROOM AND GUEST ROOM
The dining room is accessed through a 88 cms (approx) doorway. Furniture can be moved on request. Seat height of dining chairs 48 cms (19 inches) . 5 dining chairs have no arms, one dining chair has arms.
There are 3 first floor bedrooms. Door widths 84 cms (33 inches). All have divan beds and televisions with remote controls. Bedrooms are all carpeted with short pile carpet. Bedside lamps at either side of the beds with rocker switches. Sofas or easy chairs in bedrooms. Furniture is moveable on request. Bedrooms all have windows and a central light.
Our Wellingtonia room can be prepared as twin or double. Access through the 84cms wide bathroom door is flat .The bathroom floor is anti- slip vinyl. The acrylic bath has an overbath shower. Anti slip bath mats are provided.
Our White Horse en-suite bathroom is accessed down a step 17 cms (6.5 inches) deep. Flooring is non slip vinyl. Bath with overbath shower, anti slip bath mat provided.
Our Yeoman room has an en-suite shower room the shower cubicle is 80 cms by 100 cms. The floor is Cardene floor tiles. An anti slip shower mat is provided.
GROUNDS AND GARDENS
Front garden with a gravel path and a lawned area and raised bed. Table and chairs are provided for guests use.
Assistance dogs are welcomed. Mobile phone reception is generally good. We are able to use the front and back doors in need of evacuation. Please notify us if help would be needed in the event of an evacuation. We are a non smoking building. (If you wish to smoke in the garden, please be sure not to upset the other non smoking guests.) There is a small fridge on the landing that can be used for medication/food. Please put things in a named box. Ice packs to borrow are in the ice box . Special diets can be catered for.
No laundry room. We offer a laundry service to guests for a small charge.
Walking by the river. Map available. Fishing in season. (Guests must purchase a license from the Post Office.)
CONFERENCE & MEETING ROOMS, BANQUETING, CLUBS, ENTERTAINMENT
Cundall Lodge Farm Cundall YORK YO61 2RN
Telephone: 01423 360 203
Fax: 01423 360 805
Mobile: 07773 494 260
Hours of operation: The B&B is our home and is occupied 24 hours a day. Main telephone answered 8am - 10pm.
Local Equipment hire: North Yorkshire Care, Starbeck
Local public transport: Bus - John Smiths, Train - Transpennine, Local Accessible taxi - ask Caroline for telephone numbers