Access statement for Y Beudy

Pre Arrival
The nearest main line train station is Fishguard (15 miles) away but service is irregular- please check. Other stations are in Carmarthen 26 miles away and Aberystwyth 38 miles away. Operators using the main line are Great Western and Arriva trains

Cardigan is on main bus routes from Carmarthen, Fishguard, Haverfordwest and Aberystwyth. There are many companies including National Express, Arriva Cymru and Richard Bros.

A useful source of information is the Traveline Cymru website.

A pick up from bus or train station may be possible at a small cost by the owners subject to their prior agreement.

Most mobile phone providers have good reception in the area particularly EE/Orange.

Groceries can be delivered to your cottage from Tesco.

Arrival & Parking
Y Beudy Cottage is a single storey building with plenty of level car parking available in the gravelled courtyard immediately outside. A car can be parked within 2 metres of the front access doors.

The front entrance comprises a pair of wooden doors 133cm wide in total. Each individual door is 65cm wide. There is a step 15cm high x 33cm deep x 135cm wide at the entrance and a further step of 8cm high over the door sill.

Inside & Garden
The main living accommodation comprises the large Lounge through a doorway 81 cm wide to the Kitchen / Dining area. There are 2 doors 75cm wide leading to the WC and Wash Hand Basin all on one level laminate floor. There is also a shower 70cm x 70cm on this level with one 31cm high step up into it. There is a back door 71cm wide leading to the walled garden area. There is a 12cm high step from floor level onto a single slate step and a further 12cm step onto the concrete patio. The remainder of the garden is laid to level lawn.

There are three old slate steps leading up to the bedroom area comprising the First step 23cm High x 30cm Deep x 91cm wide, Step 2 is 25cm high X 30cm deep and Step 3 is 21cm high leading to the bedroom. There is a single wooden handrail to the left (looking from the Lounge) at height of 110cm. The doorway to the bedroom is 81cm wide. The bedroom has a full en-suite bathroom with a bath 150cm long x 57cm wide and 56cm high. There is a shower over the bath with a shower screen.

There is also a Sauna leading from the bedroom adjacent to the en suite bathroom. The wooden access door is 62cm wide. All light switches are at the standard height between 125cm and 136cm from floor level. The power sockets are at 25cm from the floor apart from one in the Lounge which is at 115cm and 3 Sockets in the Kitchen above the worktop which are all at 115cm from the floor.

Surrounding land
The land which visitors can access including the orchard is mostly grassed, essentially flat but some areas have a gentle slope.