Access Statement

Introduction

I aim to cater for the needs of all visitors in my brand new self contained two-bedroom bed and breakfast. The following statement is a summary of my provision. If you have any specific questions please feel free to call me and I will endeavour to help.

Pre-Arrival

  • Meadowcroft is not on a bus route however the 537 before 7pm and the 563 after 7pm runs from Bolton Town Centre to Edgworth (the White Horse Pub). This is a 10 minute walk to Meadowcroft Barn B & B.
  • Mainline railway stations- Bolton is 6 miles away, Manchester is 14 miles away.
  • Menus can be provided in large print by prior arrangement.
  • I have a website with photographs of each guest room.
  • All rooms are on one level.
  • You can contact me via phone or email (details below).

Arrival & Car Parking Facilities

  • I am on the main road out of the village of Edgworth.
  • There is ample car parking directly outside the B&B.
  • There is a marked disabled bay.
  • The surface is level and flat and drop offs can be made onto the flagged area around the B&B.
  • There are handrails and ramps to the main door and to the exterior entrance of Turton room, there is a 4" step up into Quarlton room.
  • I can assist guests with luggage.
  • I have plenty of exterior lighting for guests arriving after dark.

Main Entrance, Reception & Ticketing Area

  • Entry to the main entrance is via a ramp and the door width is 86cm.
  • Entrance is into the guest dining area and seating is provided.
  • The floor has porcelain tiles throughout.
  • The doors to the guests bedrooms are from the dining area.
  • Arrivals from 4pm to 9pm or other times by arrangement.

Public Areas - Hall, Stairs, Landing, Corridors etc

  • The B&B is all on one level with porcelain flagged floors.

Public Areas - Sitting room, lounges, lobbies etc

  • The B&B is all on one level with porcelain flagged floors.
  • There are no steps.
  • Furniture is flexible and can be moved on request.
  • Tables have under space of 1metre and height of 74cms. Chairs can be moved to accommodate.
  • The B&B is none smoking throughout the premises.

Public WCs

  • Bedrooms are en-suite no additional WC

Restaurant / Dining Room, Bar & Bar area, Take Away & Cafe

  • Breakfast is served in the sitting/dining room. There are no steps.
  • Furniture is flexible and can be moved on request.
  • Tables have under space of 1metre and height of 74cms. Chairs can be moved to accommodate.
  • Menus can be provided in large print.
  • I do not play background music in any area of the B&B.
  • Full waitress service is available on request.
  • The B&B is none smoking throughout the premises.

Shop

  • Shops are available in Edgworth, 10 minutes walk from the B&B.
  • Please look in the Forget Me Not Box for any essentials you may have forgotten.

Outdoor Facilities

  • Seating on the terrace with stunning views.
  • Tables and chairs for guest use.
  • Each room has direct access onto the terrace, Turton room accessible via a ramp, Quarlton room accessible via a 4"

Bedrooms & Sleeping Areas

  • All bedrooms and bathroom doors are 80cms wide.
  • Super king size beds in both rooms can be made into 2 singles on request.
  • Furniture is moveable on request.
  • Beds are 68cms high.
  • Turton room has 2 armchairs, 1 dressing table, 2 bedside tables and 1 wardrobe.
  • Quarlton room has 1 armchair, 1 dressing table with chair, 2 bedside tables and 1 wardrobe.
  • Both dressing tables can be converted into desks on request.
  • All doors have secure locking.
  • Porcelain flagged floors in both rooms, with bedside rugs.
  • Underfloor heating throughout.
  • Lights are fitted with low energy bulbs. Bedside lamps and reading lights above the beds, as well as overhead lights, wall lights and desk lights.
  • Flat screen digital TVs have remote controls and teletext/subtitles.
  • Full length mirrors in both rooms.

Bathroom, Shower-room & WC [Ensuite or Shared]

  • Both en-suite bathrooms have a door width of 80cms.
  • Turton en-suite bathroom is fully catered for wheelchair users, the seat in the shower is 53cms high, the toilet has left side transfer with available space of 79cms, the toilet is 50cms high, the sink adjacent to the toilet is 72cms high.
  • 10 horizontal and vertical stainless steel grab rails, with 2 pull down rails are situated in Turton room's en-suite.
  • Emergency call system available in Turton room's en-suite bathroom.
  • Both en-suite bathrooms have heated towel rails.
  • Both en-suite bathrooms have under floor heating and level access.
  • Quarlton en-suite bathroom has a whirlpool bath and a rain shower.
  • Both bathrooms are 3.7m x 1.8m.

Grounds and Gardens

  • Situated in delightful farm yard setting, stunning views across the valley.
  • The Weavers Way a long distance trail of 32 miles runs directly past the cottage.
  • From the terrace you can watch the horses grazing on the moorland.
  • Watch the village blacksmith at work in the adjacent livery stables demonstrating his skill at shoeing a horse by prior arrangement.

Additional Information

  • Emergency mobile telephone for the use of guests available.
  • No smoking throughout the building.
  • Fire alarms throughout the building.
  • Emergency lighting throughout the building.