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Access Statement

Access Statement

Access Statement for Seven Oaks Guest Accommodation

Introduction

We aim to cater for the needs of visitors in our home based 5 bedroom guest accommodation. We do not take pets in our accommodation. The following statement is a summary of our provision. If you have any specific questions please feel free to call us and we will endeavour to help.

Pre-arrival

• You can contact us via phone or email
• We have a full website describing our guest house in detail and photographs of the rooms.
• A breakfast Menu is available in large print.
• The Town bus station is a 15 minute walk away, normally taxis are available at the bus station.
• Penrith train station is a 20 minute car or bus journey away and there are regular buses to and from Keswick.
• There is a local taxi service that has accessible taxis if required and we can make a booking for you.

Arrival and Car Parking Facilities

• There is unrestricted on street car parking on the street outside our home
• We can and like to assist guests with luggage
• Our guest house is 4 minutes walk from the town centre

Main Entrance and Reception

• On arrival to our property, there is a path to the door which is 1 metre wide leading to the front door which is 1m wide. The inner door is always locked and guests are given a key. There is a bell 135cm from the floor.
• There are no handrails.
• There is no seating in the hallway. Flooring is vinyl. A pad and pen is available on arrival. Lighting is uniform. We will escort you to your room and explain the housekeeping procedures. We are either in our home or available by mobile phone 24 hours.

Public Areas – General (Internal)

• The Dining Room is off the hallway on the ground floor
• The corridors are half wood panelling, contrasting well with the upper wallpapered walls.
• The flooring on all but the hallway is short pile carpet.
• There are 12 steps, a landing and then 5 steps to the first 2 rooms which are a double en-suite and the family room. There are then 10 steps to a double en-suite room, a landing and 5 steps to 2 further double rooms.
• The stairs are 8cm high, 23cm deep and 82cm wide.
• Lighting is uniform with emergency lighting. Stairs have a wooden handrail which is painted white.
• Guest Rooms are wooden fire doors locked with guests holding the keys. We hold duplicate and master keys.
• The corridors are 86cm wide.

Public Areas – WC

• All our guest bedrooms are en-suite. There is no public WC
• Lighting is uniform. The floor is short pile carpet. There are 5 tables in the dining room with dining chairs. We do move the tables around to suit the guests that we have for example family parties.
• We cater for special diets if we are advised, however our products e.g. cereals in the dining room DO contain nuts.
• Breakfasts are ordered the previous night, breakfast slips will be in your room every day and we ask that they are completed and placed in the breakfast slip box the previous night for 7pm.

Laundry Room – Not available, although can be arranged with owners.
Shop – Not available
Treatment Rooms – Not available
Leisure Facilities – not available
Outdoor facilities – We have a small front garden with slate chippings and contains 2 wooden garden seats. Potted plants are in the garden and moved around to suit the seasons

Bedrooms

There are 5 bedrooms, two on the first floor, two on the second floor and one inbetween first and second floor.

Room 2 – (Hinkes)
• This is a double en-suite room with 12 steps to a landing followed by 5 steps to this bedroom.
• Door widths (main and bathroom) are 83cm wide.
• At least 45cm routes between bed and nearest side of the wall, and 80cm route from the end of the bed to drawers.
• The bed is 50cm high, it is not moveable.
• Television / DVD player has remote control.
• One upright chair (no arms) is provided in the room
• The flooring is fitted short pile carpet in contrasting colour to the walls.
• There is an en-suite room with shower, WC and sink. Bathroom furniture is white with contrasting walls.
• There is tea and coffee making facilities with a cordless kettle.
• Signage is contrasting and clear.

Room 3 – (Wainwright),Room 3 is next to room 2

• This is an en-suite double, family or twin. Has a fold out bed which is suitable for a small child.
• Door widths (main and bathroom) are 83cm wide.
• There is approximately 65cm between the wall and one side of the double bed and 180cm between the bottom of the bed and the table and chairs.
• There is approximately 60 cm between the wall the double bed is 53cm high and the single bed is 46cm high. Both beds are moveable.
• There is an en-suite shower room with shower, WC and sink. Bathroom furniture is white with contrasting walls.
• There is a TV/DVD with remote control.
• The flooring is fitted short pile carpet in contrasting colour to the walls.
• There is tea and coffee making facilities with a cordless kettle.
• Signage is contrasting and clear.

Room 4 – (Tasker)
• This is a double en-suite room with 10 steps to a landing and a further 5 steps, after bedroom 3.
• Door widths (main and bathroom) are 83cm wide.
• At least 45cm routes between bed and nearest side of the wall, and 80cm route from the end of the bed to drawers.
• The bed is 50cm high, it is not moveable.
• Television / DVD player has remote control.
• One upright chair (no arms) is provided in the room
• The flooring is fitted short pile carpet in contrasting colour to the walls.
• There is an en-suite room with shower, WC and sink. Bathroom furniture is white with contrasting walls.
• There is tea and coffee making facilities with a cordless kettle.
• Signage is contrasting and clear.

Room 5 – (Jos Naylor)
• This is a double en-suite room with 10 steps from first floor landing.
• Door widths (main and bathroom) are 83cm wide.
• At least 45cm routes between bed and nearest side of the wall, and 80cm route from the end of the bed to drawers.
• The bed is 50cm high, it is not moveable.
• Television / DVD player has remote control.
• One upright chair (no arms) is provided in the room
• The flooring in bedroom is fitted short pile carpet in contrasting colour to the walls.
• There is an en-suite room with shower, WC and sink. Bathroom furniture is white with contrasting walls.
• There is tea and coffee making facilities with a cordless kettle.
• Signage is contrasting and clear.

Room 6 – (Bonnington), Room 6 is next to room 4
• This is an en-suite double.
• Door widths (main and bathroom) are 83cm wide.
• There is approximately 65cm between the wall and one side of the double bed and 180cm between the bottom of the bed and the table and chairs.
• There is approximately 60 cm between the wall the double bed is 53cm high and the single bed is 46cm high. Both beds are moveable.
• There is an en-suite shower room with shower, WC and sink. Bathroom furniture is white with contrasting walls.
• There is a TV/DVD with remote control.
• The flooring is fitted short pile carpet in contrasting colour to the walls.
• There is tea and coffee making facilities with a cordless kettle.
• Signage is contrasting and clear.

Grounds and Gardens

There is a small enclosed garden (slate chippings and patio potted plants). There are 2 wooden benches for guests. There is a variable height kerb, 2cm next to the front door, increasing to 20cm at the lower part of the path, into this level garden from the path.
Additional information
• Assistance dogs are not allowed in Room 3 which is kept for allergy sufferers.
• Mobile phone reception is generally good and Wi-Fi is available.
• The front door is used in the need of evacuation, the alarm will ring continuously if evacuation is needed.
• If you require assistance for an evacuation please notify us on your arrival where your needs can be discussed and arrangements made for a safe evacuation if required.

Contact Information

• Address: 7 Acorn Street, Keswick, Cumbria. CA12 4EA
• Telephone: 017687 72088
• E Mail: sevenoaks-keswick@live.co.uk
• Web Site: www.sevenoaks-keswick.co.uk
• Hours of operation: Flexible to business requirements, the guest accommodation is our home so occupied at most times.
• We welcome your feedback to help us improve, if you have any comments please phone 017687 72088 or email sevenoaks-keswick@live.co.uk


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