Pippinsands - Access Statement:
Pippinsands is a stunning traditional Devon longhouse with stunning views across the Otter Valley. Graded 5 star by Sleeps12 in line with our Quality Assurance process.
Pre Arrival: We have directions by road in the check-in information provided 4 weeks before your arrival (once a booking has been made). You can view the gallery of all photographs on the Sleeps12 website. Bookings can be made online or by calling Sleeps12 on 01823 665500.
Buses: The nearest bus stop is Combe Raleigh Junction or Honiton.
Trains: There is a train station at Axminster.
Groceries: On line groceries can be delivered by Tesco, Sainburys, Asda or Waitrose by pre ordering on line.
Arrival and car parking:
There is a key safe for you to be able to let yourself into the property on your arrival. Or onwer/manager will then arrive for meet and greet.
There is a gravel drive bringing you to parking infront of the house for 4 vehicles with extra parking available just up the road in a purpose built parking area. Outside lighting is across the premises.
If coming into the kitchen from the side entrance there is a step down (200mm). If entering through the front door there is a step up (200mm). Doors are up to 1000mm width with flagstones and wooden floors through the ground floor, with wall lights throughout.
We do not have a ramp for entry. Please let us know if this is a problem.
All internal doorsways are 800mm.
There are flagstones and wooden flooring throughout the ground floor. The building is old so the floors are not even.
There is a wet room in bedroom 6 which is in the annexe on the ground floor.
The kitchen has space around the large central island. There is a fridge, dishwasher, sink.
TV in the sitting room and snug have the option for subtitles and audio desciption available. There is WIFI, docking station and a woodburner in the sitting room.
Dinning area has a large table to seat 16 including use of the window seat.
There are stairs rising to the first floor where there are carpet runners over exposed timber flooring throughout. This can also be uneven due to the age of the property.
Outside the lawns have some sloping and also a duck pond.
There is a patio and a gravel path to the 8ft square hot tub which has steps into it. Dept up to 0.95m with gravel surround.
As this is an old property there can be areas where there are low/sloping ceilings.