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Approach to the Cottage
Waylands Farm Cottages is approached via a 150m driveway shared with the farm. In the centre of the complex is a courtyard which is used for parking.
Cars can park outside the front door to the cottage (1m). The ground is flat and level to the cottage.
Access to the cottage is on the level through a door with an open width of 78cm. There is a PIR light next to the front door.
Standard heights & widths
Unless stated otherwise, all light switches are at an approximate height of 90cm, all power sockets are at an approximate height of 75-110cm (except sockets for heaters where controls exist on the heater) and all doorways approximately 79cm in width
All main rooms are carpeted unless stated otherwise.
The cottage is on a single level.
The entrance doorway leads directly into the Lounge/Kitchen/Diner.
The electricity meter is at a height of 110cm inside a kitchen cupboard.
All units and white goods are of standard height unless otherwise stated. Sockets and switches in the kitchen area are 20cm above the work surface.
Twin Bedded Room
There is 56cm access between the beds.
Pull cord main light switch over one bed.
Individual wall mounted reading lights over both beds.
There is 40 and 95cm access on the sides of the bed.
Pull cord main light switch over bed.
Individual wall mounted reading lights over both sides of the bed.
Grab rails around toilet and in the shower area. Lever taps to sink.
Shower seat available. High toilet seat available.
Light, heater, heated towel rail, extractor fan and shaver light all operated by pull cord switches.
Grounds & Gardens
The grounds are reached via the front entrance.
The grounds behind the cottage are mainly lawn, open and slightly inclined with an approximate area of 200 m2 with a picnic table.
The grounds extend around the cottages and adjacent to the surrounding farmland and can be accessed from the courtyard/parking area. The grounds are mainly lawn with a slight incline.
The nearest train station is in Looe which is approximately 2km away.
The nearest bus request stop is approximately 300m away, 150m of which is along an infrequently used single track lane. Buses go to Looe, Polperro, Polruan/Fowey and Plymouth. Additional routes operate from Looe.
There are many taxi firms operating in the Looe, Polperro and Pelynt area.
All mobile phone networks are reported to work, however the thick stone walls make for low signal strength in some rooms.
Free broadband internet access is available for compatible equipment; however the thick stone walls make for low signal strength in some rooms.
All pillows and duvets are filled with man made materials.
A convenience store, bar and cafe, which are open during main holiday periods, are all 650m away; 200m is along an infrequently used single track lane after which a kissing gate allows the rest of the route to be off road, alternatively continuing along an additional 150m of the lane avoids the kissing gate. There is a Somerfield, Co-Op and Spar plus other convenience stores in Looe 2km away, and there is a Morrisons Superstore in Liskeard 15km away.
There is a AA *** hotel bar and restaurant (set in 4 acres) 1.3km away which can be reached on foot; 150m is along an infrequently used single track lane, 500m along a main road with pathway and 500m along a wide access road with no through traffic.