Fuzzy Orchard Accessibility

This access statement does not contain personal opinions as to our suitability for those with access needs, but aims to accurately describe the facilities and services that we offer all our guests/visitors.

Fuzzy Orchard is a timber frame property offering spacious and luxurious self catering holiday accommodation.

Pre Arrival: We have a detailed website giving directions by road. Bookings can be made on line or by phone. Here you can view the gallery of all our photographs.

Groceries: These can be delivered by Tesco, Asda, Waitrose or Sainsburys by pre-ordering on-line.

Getting Here: 
Buses:  The nearest bus station is at Taunton – 10 miles away. Buses un from Taunton to our nearest town of Wellington, just 4 miles distant.Taxis are readily available from the centre of Wellington.
Trains:  The usual train station is at Taunton – 10 miles away. Taxis readily available.
             Tiverton Parkway is also 10 miles away, with taxis readily available.

Arrival and Car Parking: From the road there is a 1/2 mile gravel drive leading you to a large parking and turning area. It is possible to get a vehicle right up to the ramp on the front door.

From the car park area to the front door you have a gentle paved ramp with a 1m square paved area before the front door. Here you go across a 5mm threshold through an 800mm doorway directly into the downstairs games room (13m x 7m). This has a large flat screen TV, DVD, ipod dock, pool table, table football, 2  armchairs and a 5 seater sofa.

The Property:

The ground floor is level stone flooring throughout.
Off the games room there are 2 ground floor bedrooms, both measuring 4m x 4.5m, with 800mm doorways. 
Both of these bedrooms have a walk in wet room through an 800mm doorway. The en suite for Bedroom 1 measures 1.60m x 4.5m and for Bedroom 2 , 1.10m x 4.5m. Both en suites are fully tiled throughout with toilets at 420mm high.

We are able to provide a shower chair for use in the en suite to Bedroom 1. Please request this on the equipment section of your booking.

We are also able to offer a wheelchair ramp for access out onto the patio. This also needs to be requested from the equipment section of your booking.

Two sets of bi-fold doors 1.6m wide with a 200mm step lead from the games room to a patio.

From the games room through to the kitchen is open plan. Here there is a central island with an inset induction hob. There are 2 fan assisted ovens, 2 microwaves, a fridge/freezer, 2 dishwashers, 2 sinks and lots of storage. There is a  large table (800mm high) and chairs to comfortably seat 12 people. Around the island and the table there is space of at least 1.6m.

Two sets of bi-fold doors 1.6m wide with a 200mm step lead off the kitchen to the large patio area.

From the kitchen an 800mm doorway takes you to a hallway where you can access the car parking area, with a step of 200mm. You can also access the laundry room from the kitchen, again through an 800mm doorway. The laundry room has a WC, washer dryer and ironing facilities.

At the end of the hallway you enter the swimming pool through a doorway 800mm wide. The pool is 10m x 5m and has a constant dept of 1.20m. There is a large area around the pool for people to sit, with some seating provided. The steps at the corner of the pool are 200mm deep and allow easy access into the pool. The sauna is located within the pool hall via a heat repellent glass door of 700mm. There is a door 800mm wide which opens out onto the patio with a 200mm step down. Here you will find the hot tub, covered by a dome which is on wheels for easy accessibility and can easily be retracted. The hot tub is sunk into the ground and can accommodate 10 adults.

From the games room an oak staircase with open treads of 200mm risers, takes you up 7 steps to the landing, followed by a turn and a further 7 steps to the first floor lounge. The staircase is 800mm wide with a double handrail on the first 7 steps and a wall with single handrail on the second flight.

The lounge is 6m x 9m with a large bi-fold door out onto a balcony. There is a wall mounted flat screen TV and 3 large sofas to seat 12 people in total. This room has soft wall lighting and side tables with lamps.

The first floor has level oak flooring throughout.

Off the lounge are 4 bedrooms, all measuring 4m x 4.5m. 2 of these have walk in wet rooms and 2 have bathrooms that include a walk in wet area.

All bath/shower rooms are fully tiled, with 420mm high toilets and 900mm high sinks. There are low and high level shower attachments. The 2 baths are 600mm high.

Outside there is a large lawned area with childrens climbing equipment and a large netted trampoline, and a large patio area with garden furniture for 12 people, and a barbecue.

There is also a barbecue lodge, reached via a gravel path. This lodge measures 4.4m x 4.8m with a door width of 900mm and a 200mm step into the lodge. Inside there is fixed seating around the perimeter, and a fire pit/bbq area in the centre, with a chimney. The area between the seating and the bbq is never smaller than 900mm.

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