Access statement for The Penny Black

Pre-arrival
• Aberporth is easily accessible by car.There are regular bus services and plenty of taxi services to Aberporth from most main towns. Please contact us for any travel advice.
• The nearest town is Cardigan which is 7 miles from Aberporth.
• The Penny Black is a no smoking property.
• Mobile phone reception varies from good to poor dependent on Network Provider. Please contact us if concerned.
• Wi-Fi internet access is provided free of charge with a fair usage policy.
• A cot and high chair can be provided on request.
• We welcome enquiries from Disabled Visitors, so please contact us to discuss your individual requirements.
Arrival and car parking
• The car park at the property leads directly on to the main road.
• The Penny Black has one allocated car parking space alongside the property. The entrance to The Penny Blackentrance is approximately 8 meters from the car parking space and then up 2 small steps.
• There is also a public car park opposite the property which includes spaces allocated for disabled visitors. The car park is available at a small daily charge but allows no car parking overnight.
• There are regular buses to and from Aberporth with bus stops within 500 meters of The Old Post Office. There are also local taxi companies to use.
• The car park area is level and made of hardcore. The car park is fitted with an automatic light which is activated should you arrive at the property in poor light. Access to the property is from the car park through a wide wooden gate to a flat, paved communal area. There are two small steps to the door with no handrail.Lights illuminate the area for use in partial light or at night.

Entrance
• There are two small steps to the door of The Penny Black. There is no handrail.
• There is an automatic outside light which is operational at night or in poor light.
• The door is of standard width.

Interior
• The living area of The Penny Black is open plan. Doors to the bathroom, bedrooms and en-suite are of standard width.
• The property has gas central heating and a log fire. A fireguard is provided for your safety.
• The kitchen/living area is fitted with an oak floor surrounded with white skirting board except in the kitchen where the flooring meets a walnut plinth. The plinth is fitted with lights to illuminate this area if desired.
• The bedrooms and hallway have an oak floor with white skirting also.
• The bathroom is tiled with dark grey/brown tiles against white skirting, a bath panel, toilet and basin. There is a toughened glass and aluminum shower screen in the bathroom.
• The en-suite is tiled with dark grey/brown tiles against cream tiles, a white basin and toilet and an aluminum and glass shower screen.
• There are no steps in the apartment itself.
• There are mats placed on the floors at each of each of the external doors.
• Throughout the property there are spotlights, wall lights and lamps. Most are fitted with a dimmer control. There are under cupboard and plinth lights fitted in the kitchen.
• Unless where previously stated, there is a good contrast between walls, floors and doors.
• Hypo-allergic pillows and duvets are available on request.
• The property is protected with an intruder alarm.
• There are Smoke Alarms, Carbon Monoxide Alarms, a Fire Blanket and Fire Extinguisher in the property.
Kitchen
• The height of the work surface is standard (91 cm).
• The sink is fitted with a lever tap.
• There is a cordless kettle.
• The dishwasher, oven and washer dryer are all as standard.
• The electric hob has manual controls.
Living and Dining Room
• The dining table is pine (76cm in height) has 6 pine chairs.
• There is a three seat and two seat brown leather settee in the living area and two small leather cube beanbags.
• The Freeview TV is wall mounted and has flat screen and operated by a remote control.

Bedroom 1
• Width of space between bed and wall at the widest side is 110cm
• Zip link bed – king size or two singles.
• The Freeview TV and DVD player is wall mounted and has a flat screen operated by a remote control.

Bedroom 2
• Width of space between bed and wall at the widest side is 60cm.
• Double bed.
• The Freeview TV and DVD player is wall mounted and has a flat screen operated by a remote control.

Bathroom
• The bathroom consists of a standard bath with an overhead rain shower and hand shower.
• There is a basin and toilet.
• The shower screen is made of safety glass and aluminum.
• There are no support rails.
• The sink and bath have lever taps and the shower modern twist taps.
• The widest point to bath entry is 80cm.
• The widest point to the toilet edge is 65cm.

En-Suite
• The en-suite consists of a walk in overhead rain shower. There is also a hand shower attached to the main shower.
• The folding shower screen is made of safety glass and an aluminum frame.
• There is a small basin and toilet.
• There are no support rails.
• The sink has a lever tap and the shower modern twist taps.
• The widest point to shower entry is 45cm.
• The widest point to the toilet edge is 45cm.

The Communal Patio Area
• Two patio chairs and a table.

Finally
Should you have any questions or suggestions for improvement, please let us know so that we can ensure the needs of guests are being met.