Accessibility Statement 2018-10-16T10:05:38+00:00

Accessibility Guide for Hollies Barn Holiday Let

Contact for accessibility enquiries: Caroline Davis

Welcome

At Hollies Barn we want to make everyone’s stay as enjoyable as possible, and are committed to providing suitable access for all our guests, whatever their individual needs. We aim to accurately describe our facilities and services to give you the confidence to book the right property for your specific requirements.  We can email the Guide with pictures on request, or if you have any further queries please let us know.

At a Glance

 Level Access

  • The main entrance has level access with a ramp. The ramp is permanent.
  • There is level access from the main entrance to:
    • Bedroom: Bedroom no. 4 with wet room
    • Main Lounge
    • Dining room
    • Main garden
    • Patio

 Bedrooms

  • We have non-allergic bedding.

 Level access bedrooms

  • The route to the bedroom is 750mm wide, or more.
  • The bedroom door is 750mm wide, or more.
  • There is unobstructed floor space 1200mm by 900mm, or more.
  • The bathroom has a level access shower.

 Hearing

  • The (bedroom) TVs have subtitles.

 Visual

  • Glass doors have contrast markings.
  • The walls and the doors have high colour contrast.

 General

  • Staff are available 24 hours a day.
  • We have emergency evacuation procedures for disabled visitors.

Getting here

Hollies Farm
Broad Lane
Nantwich
Cheshire
CW5 7QP

  • You can get a taxi with Abbey Taxis by calling 01270 212125. The taxi company has a wheelchair accessible vehicle.
  • You can get a taxi with Bee Line Taxi Service by calling 01270 656461. The taxi company has a wheelchair accessible vehicle.
  • You can get a taxi with 3 Bs by calling 01270 668181. The taxi company has a wheelchair accessible vehicle.

 Parking

  • We have a car park. There are accessible parking spaces. The parking is less than 50 metres from the main entrance. Parking is free.
  • There is a drop-off point at the main entrance. The drop-off point has a dropped kerb.
  • From the car park to the entrance, there is level access. There is a permanent ramp.
  • The route is 1200mm wide, or more.

Arrival

  • From the street to the main entrance, there is level access.
  • There is a permanent ramp.
  • The path is 1200mm wide, or more.
  • The path is sloped.

 Main entrance

  • The main entrance has level access.
  • There is a permanent ramp.
  • The main door is side hung and manual.
  • The door is 980mm wide.
  • When you arrive, we can help carry your luggage.
  • Happy to assist visitors with their luggage on arrival

Getting around inside

Visual Impairment – General Information

  • We have contrast markings on all glass doors and high colour contrast between walls and doorframes.

 Bedrooms

  • All bedrooms have windows.
  • Bedrooms have floor standing lights, bedside lamps and spot lights.
  • Lights are LED. TVs have subtitles.
  • All bedrooms are non-smoking.
  • We have non-allergic bedding.
  • No bedrooms have fitted carpets.
  • We have wi-fi free bedrooms, for visitors with electro-sensitivity.
  • We can move the bedroom furniture, to improve accessibility.

 Accessible bedrooms

Accessible bedroom Bedroom no. 4 with wet room

  • The route to the bedroom is 840mm wide, or more. The bedroom door is 840mm wide. There is 1200mm at the side of the bed. The bed is 650mm high. The bedroom is flexible (either double or twin). The bathroom is ensuite. The bathroom door is 840mm wide.
  • The bathroom has a separate shower. The shower has a seat. The bathroom has a bath.
  • The bathroom has a level access shower. There is a shower chair available. The toilets have handrails. The direction of transfer onto the toilet is to the left. There is 1000mm at the side of the toilet.
  • There is 2000mm in front of the toilet. The toilet seat is 420mm high.
  • The basin is 820mm high. The taps are lever operated. There is space under the basin, with a pedestal.

Main kitchen

  • We have an open plan kitchen.
  • From the main entrance to the kitchen, there is level access.
  • There is a permanent ramp. The route is 1000mm wide, or more.
  • The work surface is available with clear underspace and available at a height between 650mm and 900mm.
  • The hob is available at a height between 650mm and 900mm.
  • The sink is available at a height between 650mm and 900mm.
  • The oven is available at a height between 650mm and 900mm.
  • The table and plates have high colour contrast.
  • We have a wooden table, with white plates.

Main Lounge

  • From the main entrance to the lounge, there is level access. The route is 1000mm wide, or more.

Dining room

  • From the main entrance to this area, there is level access. The route is 840mm wide, or more.

Getting around outside

 Main garden

  • From the main entrance to the gardens, there is level access.
  • There is a permanent ramp.
  • The route is 1200mm wide, or more.

Patio

  • From the main entrance to this area, there is level access. There is a permanent ramp. The route is 1200mm wide, or more. The entrance is 960mm wide.

Customer care support

Accessibility equipment

  • We provide a step to help get into the bath, a bath seat, toilet seat raiser and shower chair.  Wheelchairs can be hired from Ableworld in Nantwich.
  • For a list of more items, please go to https://www.ableworld.co.uk/nantwich-branch.aspx.
  • There is a fenced garden where assistance dogs can go to the toilet.
  • We have an area to charge mobility scooters and battery powered wheelchairs.
  • You can hire mobility equipment from Ableworld by calling 01270 626971.

Emergency evacuation procedures

  • We have emergency evacuation procedures for disabled visitors.
  • In the event of a fire, we do have a sprinkler system.

Customer care support

  • Staff are available 24 hours a day.
  • We the owners live on site and will assist as required.