Critchlow Cottage Access Statement

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  • The front door is 190 cm x 74cm, with the hinge on the right
  • The step from the path is 15cm high up to the threshold
  • The front door opens into the open plan kitchen/living room/dining room area. There is a light switch on the left hand side which for the downstairs lights
  • The outside lamp switches on automatically at night when the switch is on
  • A large mat is inset into the floor at the front door. There is a slight difference in levels
  • The non slip ceramic tiles throughout the downstairs area are dark grey
  • The staircase and bedrooms are carpeted. The carpet is light brown, short pile 80% wool carpet
  • The fire extinguisher hangs to the right of the door at 120cm
  • On the coffee table is the ‘Welcome Pack’ with details of the cottage
  • A rug for the living room area is available on request

Downstairs at Critchlow Cottage

  • To the left of the door is the ‘L’ shaped kitchen. The work surface is 90 cm high and 60cm deep. The sink and ceramic hob are also at 90cm high.
  • Above the hob is an extractor unit plus cupboard. Microwave oven, toaster and kettle are on the counter.
  • Denby crockery, glasses and cooking equipment are provided in the cupboards above the work surfaces.
  • The electric single oven is under the worktop.
  • There is a fridge freezer, with the highest shelf of the fridge at 132cm and the highest shelf of the freezer at 51cm
  • The downstairs is lit by spot and wall lights with under counter strip lights and a standard lamp.
  • The lounge area has a leather 2-seater settee, separate armchair and footstool.
  • There is a TV, video and DVD players with remote controls and a CD/radio player.
  • The round table is 90cm wide and has 3 chairs.
  • The staircase has 11 steps. The handrail is at 90cm above the treads.

Upstairs at Critchlow Cottage

Bedroom 1

  • The door is 75cm x 195cm.
  • The double bed is 137cm (4′ 6″) wide, and has a memory foam topper (height 68cm).
  • All bedding is 100% organic cotton with non feather pillows and micro fibre quilt.
  • Feather pillows are available on request.
  • The space to the left of the bed is 50cm wide.
  • The space to the right of the bed is 50cm.
  • The main room light has a switch at the door. There is a reading lamp by each side of the bed.

Bedroom 2

  • Door 75cm wide x 195cm high.
  • There is one single 91cm (3’ ) bed with the right hand side against the wall. The distance to the left of the bed is 50 cm.
  • All bedding is 100% organic cotton with non feather pillows and quilt. Feather pillows are available on request.
  • There is a separate reading light above the bed with a pull switch.

Bathroom

  • Door 75cm wide x 195cm high.
  • Toilet seat height 40 cm
  • Distance to the left of the toilet 20 cm
  • Distance to the right of the toilet 20 cm
  • Sink height 80cm
  • Walk-in shower with step
  • Wall mounted heated towel rail
  • The flooring is sand-coloured non-slip tiles
  • A drying rack is in bedroom 2
  • Free floor space is 89cm x 110cm

Outdoor Facilities

  • Exiting from the back door in the lounge area, there is a patio with table and chairs.
  • This door is 75 cm wide x 195 cm high, with a step 14 cm high.
  • The patio is built of paving stones & is slightly uneven. The size of the patio is 280cm x 550cm
  • The patio exits on to a gravel path, beyond which is a walled grassy area which is steeply sloping. The path goes right around the barn in both directions.