Access statement for Y Frenni Fawr

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.

Inside and Garden
Front door access is from the main gravelled courtyard immediately outside the house. There is plenty of level car parking spaces within 6 metres of the front door.

The front door can be accessed either by negotiating 5 concrete steps the top step is 22cm high x 45 cm deep and 160cm wide the 2nd, 3rd and 4th steps are 18cm high x 45cm deep x 160 wide or from a sloping driveway and a ramp 160cm wide some 8 metres from the door. There is one step 17cm high to enter the outer porch and a further step 17cm high to enter the hallway. Both doors are 81cm wide.

All internal doors in the house are 75cm wide.

The house is laid out in an upside down format, the three bedrooms and family bathroom are located on the ground floor.

The bathroom comprises a standard length bath 150cm long x 58cm wide and 56cm high and also a separate shower cubicle 70cm x 70cm with a 28cm step into the shower.

There are 12 stairs 20cm high x 23cm deep x 79cm wide leading straight up to the first floor Lounge and the Kitchen / Dining area.

All light switches are standard height between 130cm and 135cm from floor level. There are 3 worktop height power points in the kitchen at 115cm high. All other power points are at 20cm from floor level.

There is a secluded walled garden to the rear of Y Frenni Fawr. This is accessed by going down a ramp 120cm wide through a wooden gate also 120cm wide and through the Orchard area. There are 3 concrete steps 21cm high x 32cm deep x 100cm wide leading to the back garden.

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