Disabled Holiday Cottage
Willow Cottage is one of our disabled holiday cottages in North Yorkshire, designed to accommodate anyone, with extra facilities for disabled people. This cottage is fully wheelchair accessible.
This is a one bedroomed cottage with an open plan design for easy access and is carpeted throughout.
Details shown below with photographs at the bottom of the page showing the interior of this disabled holiday cottage.
Living Room and Kitchen (Open Plan)
Light switches and socket heights no more than 1500mm.
Fireplace for winter evenings.
Work surfaces are 650mm high.
Split-level ceramic hob. Space under the hob which is also 650mm high and the oven and grill are within reach of a person in a wheelchair.
Microwave at a low level.
Sink is 650mm high and there is a space under for easy access. It has lever taps. Taps and cooker controls can be used from a wheelchair.
Pull-Out table which is 600mm high.
Fridge under the worktop.
Pine dining table can be heightened using blocks which are available if required.
Two easy chairs and a bedsettee (metal sprung).
One bedroom with a double bed and a single 3ft bed with plenty of space to manoeuvre a wheelchair.
Blocks can be used to heighten the beds.
Bathroom with WC
WC has space for transfer on both sides and grab rails on both sides which swing down.
The bath is 500mm high.
There is space 800mm for side transfer and a horizontal wall mounted grab rails parallel with the top of the bath. There is a seat at the end of the bath.
A portable Mangaroo hydraulic bath seat is available (no extra charge).
Shower within the bath and controls are within sitting reach.
Space under the washbasin which has a 650mm space under and all taps are lever.