Ramscombe Accessibility

Access Statement for Ramscombe

This access statement does not contain personal opinions as to suitability for those with access needs, but aims to accurately describe the facilities and services offered to all guests/visitors. This statement has been drawn up by the owner(s) of Ramscombe and therefore Sleeps12 do not accept responsibility for any omissions or inaccuracies. Please call us on 01823 665500 if you have any questions regarding the accessibility of this property that are not answered within this statement.


Ramscombe is a timber framed holiday lodge that sleeps 14 guests in 6 en suite bedrooms. 3 of the bedrooms are on the ground floor and 3 are on the first floor. There's an indoor swimming pool, a games area and a children's play area. 


Getting Here

By train - The nearest train station is at Taunton, approximately 8 miles distant. Taxis are available from the station.

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 - You'll find detailed directions in the check in information that can be viewed after you have made a booking.

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 big enough for 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 1m wide allow wheelchair access via a gentle slope with a 25mm rise into Bedroom 1.

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

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

The ground floor is tiled throughout. The first floor has short pile carpets and wood/laminate flooring.

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.

All passageways are the minimum width for wheelchair access.

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) is 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, though we ask that you return things to their original position on your departure.

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

The area is well lit during the day 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 lounge/dining room area.

The floor is tiled throughout.

Bedrooms/En suites

All bedrooms have zip and link double beds that can be arranged as superkings or twins.

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 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 2.8m x 1.45m

Bedroom 5 - accessed through a door 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 1.5m x 2.85m

Bedroom 6 - accessed through a door 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 2.2m x 2.65m


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

There is an artificial lawn area.

There is an outdoor table and chairs to seat 14 people.

Swimming Pool - NB: Children must be supervised at all times

Access to the pool is through a set of double doors which MUST be kept locked at all times unless in use. 

The heated indoor swimming pool measures 8m x 4.5m and is a constant depth of 1.2m.

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

Additional Information

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

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