Access Statement for High Tor Guest House



Introduction


We aim to cater for the needs of all visitors in our home-based 7 bedroomed bed and breakfast. The following statement is a summary of our provision. If you have any specific questions or problems please feel free to contact us and we will endeavour to help. Owing to the age and style of the property we are not wheelchair accessible.


Pre-Arrival


-The train station is a 10 minute walk away, If you have heavy luggage it is advisable to take a taxi. The local taxi telephone number is 01947 600606 or 600600.

-We have a web site that shows where we are in Whitby www.hightorguesthousewhitby.co.uk.

-You can contact us by telephone on 01947 602507 or email hightorguesthouse@hotmail.com.


Arrival and Car Parking Facilities


-On arrival to the property there is street parking which is free and unrestricted in front of the house and on the streets around us. There are also several car parks nearby, within 10 mins walk.

-We can assist guests with luggage.

-The town is a few minutes walk from the bed and breakfast, as is the beach, sea, pavilion and leisure centre.


Main Entrance and Reception


-There are 3 steps to the front door, 2 at 15cm and 1 at 18cm.

-There is a bell to the right of the front door which is usually open. You will need to ring for access through the second door.

-The hallway is carpeted and there is a console table to rest on to complete the registration form.


Public Areas - General (Internal)


-From the hall on the ground floor, the dining room is on the right hand side, Along the hallway is the ground floor bedroom no 7.

-Stairs rise to the bedrooms on the upper floors, the stairs and landings are covered with short pile carpet.


Public Areas - WC


-Bedrooms are all en-suite and there is no public WC available.


Dining Room


-Breakfast is served from 8.30am to 9.00am, in the dining room on the ground floor.

-There are individual tables for each room.

-Chairs are high backs with no arms.

-Starters are self-serve although assistance can be given.

-Hot drinks and cooked breakfasts are waiter served.

-The floor is wooden laminated.


Bedrooms


-There are 7 bedrooms, 1 on the ground floor, 2 on the first floor, 2 on the second floor, and 2 on the third floor.

-Ground floor bedroom 7 has an en-suite shower room, television with remote control, short pile carpet, a super king or twin bed, bed height 54cm. 2 high backed chairs , there are 2 bedside tables with lamps.

From the ground floor there are 13 stairs to the first half landing which turns to a further 5 stairs, leading to

-Bedroom 1 which has an en-suite shower room, short pile carpet, television with remote control, two high backed chairs, two bedside tables with lamps. The bed is king size, bed height 59cm.

-Bedroom 2 has an en-suite shower room, short pile carpet, television with remote control, a two seater settee and  a high backed chair with arms, there are two bedside tables with lamps, The bed is super king size, bed height is 74cm, from this landing there are 13 stairs to the second half landing with a turn to a further 5 stairs, a fire door opens to room 3 and 4.

-Bedroom 3 has an en-suite shower room, short pile carpet, television with remote control, 2 high back chairs, there are two bedside tables with lamps, the bed is super king size height 63cm.

-Bedroom 4 has a large en-suite shower room. There is a small step of 15cm dividing the en-suite,  short pile carpet, television with remote control, 3 seater leather settee, there are two bedside tables with lamps, the bed is king size height 59cm, back through the fire door there are 8 stairs to the third half landing turning to a further 8 stairs to third floor there is a low beam at the top of the house (attic). Off the small landing is

-Bedroom 5 has an en-suite shower room, short pile carpet, television with remote control, one high back chair with arms, and one high back chair without arms, the bed is a standard double height 60cm. This bedroom does have a low sloping beam by the window.

-Bedroom 6 has an en-suite shower room, short pile carpet, television with remote control, two high back chairs. There are two bedside tables with lamps, There is a super king size bed, bed height  59cm which can be converted into twin beds if required.


En-suite shower rooms


-En-suite rooms do vary in size but the majority are spacious.

-Room 1 and 2 are short pile carpet, 3 and 5 are anti-slip vinyl,  room 4, 5 and 6 have anti-slip ceramic tiles.     

-Thick cotton bath and pedestal mats are provided.


Grounds and Gardens


-There is a small garden to the front of the property with a seating area for guests to use, 1 large bench and 2 high back chairs with arms.

-To the rear of the property is a private enclosed yard where we are happy to store motor bikes and cycles (by prior arrangement).


Additional Information


-A totally NON SMOKING policy exists within High Tor


Contact Information


-Address High Tor Guest House

7 Normanby Terrace, West Cliff, Whitby, North Yorkshire, YO21 3ES

-Telephone 01947 602507

-Email hightorguesthouse@hotmail.com

-Web site www.hightorguesthousewhitby.co.uk

-Mobile number 07528070243


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