Access Statement

access_pic1.jpgIntroduction 
The Lookout offers B&B accommodation. There are four double ensuite rooms. Two on the ground floor and two on the first floor. One of the ground floor rooms will not be available until Summer 2009.


Arrival & Car Parking Facilities 
There are four parking bays in the car park. There is private parking for all rooms. There are 5 steps from the parking area down to the level of the house. The rise of the steps is 200mm. The steps are wide and are equipped with handrails. The steps from the drive can be avoided by walking or driving further down the sloping drive. The car will then need to be parked in the car park.

 
Main Entrance
There is one step up into the main entrance with a rise of 200mm. There are no further steps in the hallway. Doors are 2 ft 6ins wide.

 
Hall, Stairs, Landing
The hallway has no steps and is 4ft wide. There is a door from the end of the hallway to the balcony. There is a threshold of 3ins to step over.  There is an information board in the hallway and bench. The stairs start from the hallway. There are 10 steps to a small landing and a further 4 steps to both first floor rooms. The rise of the steps is 7.5 inches.

Breakfast room and lounge 
The dining room with lounge is on the ground floor and has no step or threshold. There are 4 individual breakfast tables set within 14sq m. The tables are 750mm square. The entrance door is 2ft 6ins wide.

   
Bedrooms  
Bedroom 1 is on the 1st floor.  The entrance door is 2ft 6ins wide with a threshold. The room has a king size bed with 2 seater sofa and two easy chairs. There are low ceilings over the bed. Bedroom 2 is on the first floor. There is a king size bed with two easy chairs. There are low ceilings over the bed. There is a 28ins wide door onto a small private balcony. Small step over of 3ins. Balcony is 35ins x 88ins.Bedroom 3 is on the ground floor. The door is 2ft 6ins wide with a threshold. There is a king sized bed with two easy chairs. There are full length sliding doors on to private area of balcony. There is a small step over of 8ins to go onto balcony.Room 4 is on the ground floor. This room not yet available.


Ensuite bathrooms  
Room 1 ensuite bathroom: No step into the ensuite bathroom. There is a threshold. The bathroom is 11sqm. This room has a bath and separate shower cubicle. The shower cubicle is a small step over and is 1200m by 900mm.Room 2 ensuite bathroom. No step into bathroom. There is a threshold. The bathroom is 6 sq m. The shower cubicle is a walk in design with no door. Small step over. Size is 1500mm x800mm. Bathroom has chair.Room 3 ensuite. No step into bathroom. There is a threshold. The bathroom is 5sqm. The shower is 1200mm x 900mm with a curved  sliding door. There is a wooden chair.


Grounds and Gardens 
There is a large balcony accessed from the hallway for guest use with tables and chairs. The size is 15sqm. Part of the balcony is private to No 3 bedroom.There are 9 steps with handrails down from the balcony to driveway and sloping garden.The garden is 1000sq m and has a gravel path approximately 900mm wide. There are 3 stone steps which can be slippy when wet. There are no hand rails. There are numerous seating areas. There is a large garden pond, 3ft deep in the centre in the middle of garden. There is a stream which runs through a section of garden with a stone slab bridge and handrail across. The stone slabs can be slippy when wet.There is a summerhouse with timber decking with seating. The decking can be slippy when wet.


Contact Information 

Address:  Liz and Dave Thompson, The Lookout, Chestnut Hill, Keswick. CA12 4LS

 
Telephone:  017687 80407 
Mobile: 07786 547 459

Email: info@thelookoutkeswick.co.uk

Website: www.thelookoutkeswick.co.uk  

Created: 27 November 2008