Access Statement

Introduction

We aim to cater for the needs of most visitors in our 5 bedroom bed and breakfast. 2 Rooms are in our courtyard and have wheelchair access. There will be exceptions because of the construction of the building causing restrictions. This is an ordinary house used for a different purpose for which it was built. The following statement is a summary of our provision.  If you have any specific questions please feel free to call us on 01485 533034. We aim to cater for the needs of all our guests.

Pre-Arrival

  • There is a bus station a 2 minute walk away with buses arriving from Kings Lynn, Wisbech, and Cromer direction. We are happy to meet you to help carry bags just ask at time of booking.
  • The main train station is a 25 minute car journey away with a connecting bus that leaves from near the station.
  • There are a number of local taxi services including one that has accessible taxis if required. We are happy to make a booking for you.
  • Brochures and Menus can be provided in large print by prior arrangement.
  • We have a website www.corihouse.co.uk
  • We can be contacted by phone (01485 533034), text (07809 506218), fax (01485 533034) or e-mail (enquiries@corihouse.co.uk).

Arrival & Car Parking Facilities

  • Parking is free on the street outside the B&B , there is also a council car park 2 minutes away.
  • We have a driveway next to the house for use to unload luggage etc but not to park on.
  • The surface is level flat and gravel, with a step up to the front door.
  • We assist guests with their luggage.
  • The high street is a 30 second walk away via an alley way down the side of the house.

Main Entrance and Reception

  • The front door has one step 17cm high.
  • The front door is kept closed with a door bell to gain access.
  • The door is 70cm wide.
  • On entry there is a hallway wide by 83cm long.
  • The floor in the entrance hall is laminate.
  • There is also a small table with registration forms and a guest book at the base of the stairs.

Public Areas – General

  • Our corridors to the bedrooms and the breakfast room are wide.
  • Corridors are well lit with a dado rail all along the downstairs.
  • The flooring on the upstairs corridor is short pile carpeting.
  • There is a step down to the door to Room 3 directly after the top of the stairs.
  • There is a separate light switch for this area so the step can be seen clearly.
  • The breakfast room is on the ground floor. The door to breakfast room is 75.7cm wide
  • There are 13 stairs to the bedrooms with a hand rail for ¾ of the stairs on your left.
  • The stairs are __ high, 24cm deep and __ wide.

Public Areas – WC

  • Bedrooms are all en-suite but no public W.C. is available.

Dining Room/ Breakfast Room

  • Breakfast is served in the breakfast room on the ground floor. There are no steps.
  • Furniture is flexible and can be moved on request.
  • Tables have under space of 67cm high by 53/90cm wide and height of 74cm ( legs on each corner) The chairs are armless and can be moved to accommodate.
  • Most of the meal is served to the table with cereals and juices etc on a sideboard with hot beverages and meals produced to order from the kitchen.
  • There is plenty of colour contrast between furniture, furnishings, wall finishes, napery and crockery.
  • Menus if required in large print.

Laundry

  • Not available but we can dry clothes if they become wet.

Shop & Leisure Facilities

  • There is a supermarket 100yrds from the store which is licensed and open from 7am till 10pm daily.

Outdoor Facilities

  • Not available for inside rooms but 2 courtyard rooms have access

Bedrooms 5

  • There are three bedrooms all on the first floor accessed by a flight of stairs. 2 ground floor wheelchair accessible with wet rooms in a private courtyard.

Room 1

  • There are 13 stairs and a short corridor to the room.
  • The steps are 19cm high
  • Door to room is 72cm wide and to en-suite 74cm wide.
  • Is a super king bed (6ft)Pine bed.
  • At least 70cm routes within the bedroom all round .
  • Furniture is movable on request.
  • Beds are 60cm high.
  • There is plenty of space at the foot of the bed.
  • Colour Television with remote control and Freeview.
  • One armchair is provided.
  • There are two bedside lights above over the bed.
  • There is an easy chair which is firm based with cushions at 19” high.
  • Free standing wardrobe and a dressing table with stool. The hostess tray is on the dressing table and the electric point is above the dressing table.
  • The floor has fully fitted carpet and the furnishings, furniture and wall finishes offer good contrasts.
  • There is an en-suite toilet and shower room.
  • On the bed is a folder containing information on eating out, a sample menu of our evening meal and some promotional literature on days out and local attractions

En-Suite to room 1

  • Door width 74 cm opening outwards into the bedroom.
  • Shower cubicle step is 14 cm high. There is a grab rail.
  • Shower tray is 120cm x800cm
  • Free Floor space of 100x 80 cm
  • Basin is round fronted and on a half pedestal 82 cm high.
  • Toilet is 46cm high.

Room 2

  • There are 13 stairs up to this room and immediately facing you on the landing.
  • Double bedded room
  • Door to room is 74cm wide opening inwards.
  • There is approximately 58cm space between the walls and each side of the bed (the bed can be moved so total space available to one side.)
  • There is a 180cm space of available at the foot of the bed.
  • There is an en-suite shower room.
  • Bed is 52cm high.
  • There is a television with remote and freeview.
  • Fitted short pile carpet.
  • There are two bedside tables to each side of the bed .
  • There is an easy chair which is firm based with cushions at 19” high.
  • Free standing wardrobe and a tall chest of drawers. The hostess tray is on the chest of drawers and the electric point above chest of drawers.
  • The floor has fully fitted carpet and the furnishings, furniture and wall finishes offer good contrasts.
  • On the bed is a folder containing information on eating out, a sample menu of our evening meal and some promotional literature on days out and local attractions.

En-Suite to Room 2

  • Door width 52cm outward opening.
  • Free floor space 57cm x130 cm
  • The shower cubicle edge is 15 cm high.
  • There is a grab rail in the shower cubicle on the right hand wall.
  • Basin is on a half pedestal 82cm cm high.
  • Toilet is 46cm high.
  • Tiled floor.

Bedroom 3

  • There are 13 steps and one step down 15cm high into a small lobby with a door 74cm wide
  • Through the door into a level vestibule with own bathroom off to the left.
  • Door ahead into the room 74cm wide.
  • There is approximately 60cm space between the walls and each side of the bed (the bed can be moved so 120cm total space available to one side.)
  • Furniture is movable on request.
  • Bed is 62cm high.
  • There is a 60cm space at the foot of the bed.
  • Double socket on left hand side and each side of bed.
  • Television with remote control and free view
  • 2 bed side tables with lamps and drawers.
  • Small drinks station table in corner of room.
  • Fitted short pile carpet. On the bed is a folder containing information on eating out, a sample menu of our evening meal and some promotional literature on days out and local attractions

En-Suite to room 3

  • Door width 74cm opening inwards.
  • Shower cubicle step is 15cm high. There is a grab rail .
  • Free Floor space is
  • Basin is round fronted and on a half pedestal..
  • Toilet is 46cm high.
  • Good colour contrast between walls and floor.
  • Floor is tiled.

Fire Alarms

  • The house is hard wired throughout with smoke detectors on the landings and hallways, each bedroom and the dining room. An emergency light on each floor and signs to point out exits. Fire Notices are provided in each room and there is a fire blanket in the kitchen.

Garden Rooms 4 and 5 only

  • Access around the side of the house via alleyway through a gate to the back garden which is flat and laid with slabs.A garden table and chairs are available for customers use.
  • Mobile phone reception good.
  • We have Network wireless internet available throughout the house and outside rooms.

Bedroom 4 Ground Floor

  • Door opens from courtyard into bedroom as is 890cm.
  • There is approximately 80cm space between the walls and each side of the bed (the bed can be moved so 160cm total space available to one side.)
  • Furniture is on casters and movable on request.
  • Bed is 62cm high.
  • Bed is King size (5ft)
  • There is a 70cm space at the foot of the bed.
  • Double socket on left under window and each side of bed.
  • Television with remote control and free view
  • 2 bed side tables with Wall mounted reading lights,all independently controlled.
  • Large chest of drawers on one wall with courtesy tray. 2 double sockets over drawers.
  • Ceiling fan.
  • Seating area with two chairs at 19”
  • Laminate floor with underfloor heating for comfort. On the bed is a folder containing information on eating out, a sample menu of our evening meal and some promotional literature on days out and local attractions

Wet room

  • Door width 840cm opening outwards..
  • Bathroom is wet room with shower rail and curtain.
  • There are 5 grab rails plus drop down toilet grab rail.
  • Free Floor space is 4.5 sq metres
  • Basin is on a half pedestal.
  • Raised Toilet for ease of use.
  • Good colour contrast between walls and floor.
  • Floor is tiled and non slip.

Room 5 Ground floor

  • Door opens from courtyard into bedroom and is 890cm wide.
  • The bed can be configured as either a super king(6ft) or two 3ft single beds.
  • There is approximately 90cm space between the walls and each side of the bed/beds.
  • Furniture is on casters and movable on request.
  • Bed is 75cm high.
  • There is a 1100cm space at the foot of the bed.
  • Double socket under window and each side of bed over 60cm
  • Television with remote control and free view
  • 2 bed side tables with Wall mounted reading lights,all independently controlled.
  • Ceiling fan with controls.
  • Large chest of drawers on one wall with courtesy tray. 2 double sockets over drawers. Light above .
  • Seating area with two chairs at 19” and table. Meals can be served in the room if unable to access our dining room.
  • Laminate floor with underfloor heating for comfort.
  • On the bed is a folder containing information on eating out, a sample menu of our evening meal and some promotional literature on days out and local attractions

Wet room

  • Door width 840cm opening outwards..
  • Bathroom is wet room with shower rail and curtain.
  • There are 4 grab rails plus drop down toilet grab rail.
  • Free Floor space is 4.5 sq metres
  • Basin is on a half pedestal.
  • Raised Toilet for ease of use.
  • Good colour contrast between walls and floor.
  • Floor is tiled and non slip.

Fire Alarms

  • The house is hard wired fire alarm system throughout with a fire blanket in kitchen.

Contact Information

Hours of operation

  • We are open throughout the year.  Hours flexible business. The B&B is our home so occupied day and night.  Mainline telephone answered 8 am. to 10 pm.