Ramscombe 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.

Access Statement for Ramscombe


The property sleeps 14 guests in a luxury holiday lodge with 6 en suite bedrooms and an indoor swimming pool.
Ramscombe is a timber framed building offering self catering accommodation in The Quantock Hills area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
The property has 6 bedrooms, 3 on the ground floor, and a further 3 to the first floor accessed via an oak glazed staircase.

We look forward to welcoming you.


By train - The nearest train station is at Taunton, approximately 8 miles distant, with a taxi service available.

By bus - The nearest bus station is at Taunton, approximately 8 miles away. The Route 18 bus runs every 30 minutes. The nearest bus stop to the property is at Severn Ash by the West Bagborough turning.

By car - We have detailed directions by road on our website.

Accessible equipment can be hired and arranged upon request in advance of arrival.

Key Collection, Welcome and Car Parking

The key to the property is held in an external key safe next to the main entrance door. Details of the key safe combination will be given prior to arrival.

All keys are the responsibility of the rental guests and we advise that you always use the key safe during your stay.

All guests will be welcomed by a property manager and will be given a tour.

From the road there is a 70 metre track leading to a private car parking area. The parking area can accommodate 6 - 8 cars.

From the car parking area there is a gentle sloping path 1 metre wide, leading to a level paved area 12m x 6m.

The paths are well lit at night by light sensor lights.

Entrance to Property

Double doors allow wheelchair access through double doors 1 metre wide, via a gentle slope with 25mm rise into Bedroom 1.

The front door has a 40mm rise and is 1.2m wide.

The internal areas are very well lit with ceiling spotlights, lamps and pendant lights.

All floor areas on the ground floor are tiled, with short pile carpets and wood flooring on the first floor.

Halls, Stairs, Landings, Passageways

All halls, stairs, landings and passageways are well lit by ceiling spotlights.

The stairs have 2 child safety gates, one at the bottom and one at the top of the staircase.

All passageways are minimum width for wheelchair access.

All ground floor hallways have tiled floors; the hallway and landing areas on the first floor have timber laminate flooring.

The stair treads are of oak timber with wooden handrails and glazed balustrades.

Sitting Room/Lounge/Dining Room

Access to the open plan living space (lounge, dining and kitchen areas) are via the main entrance hall.

The sitting room/lounge/dining room area measures 12m x 4m.

All areas are evenly lit with spotlights and lamps.

The floor surface is tiled and level throughout.

The open plan living space has a mixture of chairs and sofas.

Furniture can be moved.

There is a television with remote control and option for subtitles/Audio description.

The area is well lit during daylight by natural light. At night there are ample spotlights and overhead lighting, along with a floor standing light.


The kitchen area is at one end of the open plan living space on the ground floor.

The kitchen area measures 2.55m x 2.3m.

The floor is the same level as the sitting room/lounge/dining room area.

The floor is tiled throughout.

Bedrooms/En suites

All bedrooms have zip and link double beds.

All showers have low level shower trays to enable ease of access.

Bedroom 1 - accessed through a door 800mm wide into a room measuring 5.5 x 3.2m. The en suite shower room is accessed through a door measuring 750mm wide into a room measuring 3.2m x 5.5m.

Bedroom 2 - accessed through a door 800mm wide into a room measuring 2.2m x 1.7m. The en suite bathroom is accessed through a door measuring 800m wide

Bedroom 3 - accessed through a door 800mm wide into a room measuring 4.35m x 2.85m. The en suite shower room is accessed through a door measuring 750m wide

Bedroom 4 - accessed through a door 750mm wide into a room measuring 5.65m x 3.5m. The en suite shower room is accessed through a door measuring 700mm into a room measuring 2.8m x 1.45m

Bedroom 5 - accessed through a door measuring 750mm wide into a room measuring 3.2m x 3.5m.The en suite shower room is accessed through a door measuring 700mm wide into a room measuring 1.5m x 2.85m

Bedroom 6 - accessed through a door measuring 750mm wide into a room measuring 4.7m x 3.5m. The en suite shower room is accessed through a door measuring 700mm wide into room measuring 2.2m x 2.65m


There is a paved patio area which can be accessed from Bedroom 1 and from the lounge/dining area.

There is an artificial lawn area.

There is a table and patio chairs to seat 14 people.

There is a heated indoor swimming pool measuring 8m x 4.5m

Access to the pool is through a set of double doors which MUST be kept locked at all times unless in use. CHILDREN MUST BE SUPERVISED AT ALL TIMES.

Access surrounding the pool is a minimum width of 1.2m widening to 1.9m.

The pool is a constant depth of 1.2m.

Additional Information

Complimentary internet access is available. A booster has been installed for those on the EE network.

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