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 (3m). There is a ramp to the front entrance with a rise of 40cm and a going of 185cm.
Access to the cottage is on the level through an entrance doorway with an open width of 75cm. 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 135cm, all power sockets are at an approximate height of 30cm and all doorways approximately 71cm in width.
All main rooms are carpeted unless stated otherwise.
The cottage is on a single level.
The door opening from the hall to the kitchen has a width of 65cm.
All units and white goods are of standard height except the fridge which is mounted above the freezer in a height range of 110cm to 210cm. Sockets and switches in the kitchen area are 20cm above the work surface.
Nothing to report.
Bunk Bedded Room
Pull cord main light switch over beds.
There is 40cm and 110cm access on the sides of the bed in its normal position. The bed can be moved to even out access.
Pull cord main light switch over bed.
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.