Access Statement For Holly Cottage

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This self-catering cottage in on the first floor.  We have tried to provide as much information as possible in this statement, if you have any queries please do call us on 07718 341193 or email  We look forward to welcoming you.



We have a website (

Bookings / enquiries can be made via email or phone

The nearest bus stop in the town is 1.2 Km from the entrance.

The nearest train station (Rose Hill) is 1.2 Km away

We can arrange for shopping to be delivered on arrival


Arrival & Car Parking Facilities

There is car parking adjacent to the cottage

Car park is of level tarmac

The car park is 25 metres from the entrance door

There is additional car parking 50 metres away

There is a small step of 4 cms onto cobbles and a larger step of 16 cms to the entrance door


Main Entrance

The door is hinged to the left

The door is 1.1 metres wide and the lock is 1.0 metres high


Common entrance lobby

The entrance lobby is 1.3 metres by 2.1 metres and contains communal boot & shoe rack and coat pegs

There is also a foam fire extinguisher



The entrance to Holly is the right hand door

The door is a fire door and hinged on the right

The door is 80 cms wide the lock is 1.3 metres high

The door opens onto a staircase 91 cms wide.

The staircase consists of 13 steps 22 cms high by 27 cms deep.

There is a wooden handrail on the right at 88 cms height

The upper area has a modern toughened glass balustrade with a wooden handrail at 91 cms high


Dining room/Lounge

The dining room is open plan with the lounge and kitchen.

Square table – legs on each corner, 75 cm floor to lowest point of table (underspace), 80 cms long, 80 cms wide and 75 cms high. Free space between table and walls is at least 80cm all around.

Chairs (movable) – 4 chairs with padded seats and no arms

There is free space of 2.2 metres by 2.2 metres clear of doors and furniture

Flooring is laminate throughout

One double sofa

One treble sofa extending to a double bed

Freesat TV, DVD,wifi, hifi + ipod docking (+ remotes)

Smoke and fire detectors present



Door width 76 cms – left hinged

Double bed – 137 cms

Bed height 60cms to top of mattress

Non-allergenic, non-feather duvets and pillows

Sheets, duvet covers and pillow cases are cotton

Largest transfer space to left or right of bed is 70 cms

Largest clear space clear of doors or furniture is 90 cms by 190 cms


Bathroom & WC

Door width 76 cms – right hinged

Bath with flexible shower with grab rail

Bath height 55 cms with non-slip bath mat provided

Free space in bathroom (free of doors and furniture) is 1.7 metres by 1.1 metres

Toilet seat height 43 cms

Laminate flooring

Release mechanism on outside of locked door

Space under washbasin is free (no pipes or vanity unit)


Self-Catering Kitchen

Kitchen open plan with Dining room

Worktop height 94 cm

Oven door is drop down, height of lowest shelf 45 cms, can be accessed from the side

Sink is 94 cm high with cupboards underneath

Hob is 94 cm high

Laminate flooring

1.16 metres between worktops

Evenly lit kitchen with extra light above hob

Fridge with small freezer available, highest shelf in fridge 55 cms


Grounds and Gardens

Accessed around either side of the building

Comprises a cobbled area on the same level  as a fenced grass area incorporating picnic tables (seat height 38 cms, table height 72 cms)

Outside tap + spray available

Locked bike shed + BBQs on same level 40 metres

You are welcome to explore the 50 acres of woodland/meadow which were previously the grounds of Marple Hall.



There is no separate laundry, but laundry can be done at request and drying racks are provided


SPA Area

This is accessed from the front of the cottages – the door nearest the livery yard

There is a curb height 4 cms and a single step up of 19 cms to the entrance door

Door to entrance lobby 110 cms width hinged on left

Internal door to Spa area (push button lock) 80 cms width – hinged on right

Changing room and toilet area – door 70 cms hinged on right

Toilet height 48 cms

Wash basin height 82 cms with vanity unit underneath

Door and furniture free space within changing area 1metre by 1.2 metres

Anti-slip tiled floor all areas

Hot tub height 84 cms – accessed by two steps each 18 cms high

Infra-red sauna door 55 cms width with entrance step of 20 cms

Steam room door width 68 cms with small entrance step of 3 cms

Large step of 40 cms down to sitting/relaxing area


Additional information

  • A welcome pack is provided on arrival.
  • An information pack is present in the cottage plus menus for local restaurants/take outs.
  • A single well-behaved pet is allowed in this cottage with prior arrangement.
  • No smoking is permitted.
  • Local maps are provided  in each cottage.