Access Statement Introduction
Croft Cottage at Lowsteads Farm is a semi-detached, traditional, stone cottage. It is situated on a working farm next to the coast in rural Northumberland.
The location, basic information and contact details can be found on our web site. Brochures are available on request. The nearest village is Longhoughton (10 minutes walk), which is serviced by regular buses. The nearest town is Alnwick (10 minutes drive), situated next to the A1.
The nearest train station is Alnmouth (10 minutes drive), with regular stops.
Local taxis are available, telephone numbers can be supplied.
Car Parking Facilities Parking is available adjacent to the cottage. This is a level surface, partly on gravel and partly on grass. There is an outdoor light for night-time.
There is one entrance into Croft Cottage. There are two steps up to it and it has a low door thresh. Extra keys can be made available on request. Entrance hall light switches are at the door.
Cottage Information – General
The cottage is mainly on one level. It does have two steps down into both the kitchen and bathroom.
All rooms have electric night-store heaters and there is a multi-fuel stove in the lounge.
The cottage is carpeted in the lounge and bedrooms, it has Karndean in the hall and bathroom and vinyl in the kitchen. All doors are solid apart from one internal glass paneled door. The doors vary in width from 73cm to 80 cm wide. There is a colour contrast between the floor and the skirting.
There is a mains powered fire alarm in most rooms.
Lounge / Dining Area
In the lounge there is a side board, nesting tables, a three-piece suite and dining room table and chairs. There is a multi-fuel stove, television and DVD player.
Bedrooms & Sleeping Areas
One bedroom has standard size, twin, single beds. One bedroom has standard, single, bunk beds. There is one double bedroom, again with a standard size double bed.
Bathroom / Shower-room
Included is a bath with an overhead shower, toilet, wash hand basin and a heated towel rail.
In the kitchen there is an electric hob and integral electric oven, also a freestanding fridge freezer. A microwave is provided along with a washer/dryer and dishwasher.
Evacuation procedures are available in the Fire Risk Assessment, which is in the cottage information pack.
There is a strict no smoking policy.
Dogs are welcome on request, but visitors must provide their own equipment.
Mrs Margaret Forsyth and Mrs Louise Forsyth
Low Steads Farm Cottages
Low Steads Farm
Telephone: 01665 577227
International: +44 1665 577227
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