Woolcotts Cross Cottage - Self-Catering Holiday Cottage, Exmoor National Park, Somerset  
Woolcotts Cross Cottage ~ Access Statement


Our cottage is single storey and is set in its own garden. We have tried to provide as much information as possible in this statement, however if you have any queries please do call (01398 371456). We look forward to welcoming you.


  • Full information about the cottage and surrounding area is available on our website www.woolcotts.com together with availability and prices. You can book or make an enquiry from the Contact section of the site. Alternatively, call us by telephone as above.
  • There is no public transport and so a car is essential for the enjoyment of your holiday. Full directions to the cottage are issued with the confirmation booking package.


  • Entry to the cottage is by way of a 15 foot gateway direct from the lane and on to a graveled parking area suitable for up to four cars. The parking area fronts directly up to the front door. The garden is fully fenced and gated and has an overall area of just under quarter of an acre. There is a paved patio area with a rectangular hardwood table, 2 two seater benches and two armchairs. The remainder of the garden is laid out to lawn with flowerbeds and shrubs. It is essentially level throughout.

    Main Entrance

  • The entrance at the front has one step 14 cm high, 90 cm deep, 105 cm wide. The door is 84cm wide, is hinged on the right and the keyhole is 80 cm high. The door opens outwards. The side entrance which enters from the paved patio area directly in to the kitchen has the same dimensions as above.
  • There is an external light at both entrances.
  • Inside there is an entrance hall giving way to a corridor 83 cm wide leading to the two bedrooms and also directly in to the kitchen to the left and the bathroom to the right.
  • Flooring ceramic tiles.
  • Storage cupboard with electric fuse boxes on back wall.

    Sitting/Dining Room

  • Entrance is from the kitchen by way of an arched opening 85 cm wide. The room is open plan with a round dining table with central pedestal legs. It is 92 cm diameter and from the floor to the lowest (underside) point of the table is 74 cm.
  • Free space between the table and the walls is at least 50 cm all around.
  • There are 4 Dining chairs with padded seats and no arms.
  • Flooring is short pile carpet through out.
  • Furniture is moveable and all is non feather.
  • One double sofa and two easy chairs provided, both armed.
  • A log burning fire with glass fronted door is set within an alcove together with an adjacent log store, separated by a fireproof wall and fronted by a slate hearth.
  • Freesat television and DVD player with remote control provided as well as a FM radio/CD/Tape player.


  • Kitchen open to hallway by 80 cm entrance and to the Sitting/dining room by an arched opening 85 cm wide. An outward opening entrance door gives directly on to the paved patio.
  • Worktop unit housing ceramic halogen 4 hob cooker (drawer and cupboard unit under) and circotherm oven is 93 cm high.
  • The oven door is drop down and height of lowest shelf is 40 cm.
  • Sink with mixer tap is 90 cm high with cupboard under with adjacent worktops. High level corner cupboard to the right (145 cm from floor to door handle) with microwave combi oven under and double wall unit to the left (145 cm from floor to door handle.)
  • Standard sized front loading washing machine, refrigerator with four star freezer box and 500 mm dishwasher under worktop.
  • Flooring ceramic tiles.
  • Lighting 4 spotlights and under cupboard light over oven worktop.


  • Door width 70 cm.
  • Bath with mixer tap and flexible overhead shower unit in three sided tiled area.
  • Bath height is 47 cm and a vertical handle (90 cm from floor and 30 cm long) for support entering and leaving the bath.
  • Corner basin unit (88 cm high) with cupboard under.
  • Toilet seat 43 cm high
  • Space to the right and left of the toilet is 20 cm.
  • Flooring is ceramic tiles of contrasting colour to the entrance hall.

    Bedroom one

  • Door width 74 cm.
  • 2 x 92 cm (3ft) single beds provided.
  • Bed height from floor to top of mattress 60 cm.
  • Non Feather duvets and both feather and non feather pillows. provided.
  • Sheets, duvet covers and pillow cases are cotton.
  • Hand and bath towels provided.
  • Largest free space clear of furniture and doors 120cm x 300 cm.
  • Built in double wardrobe cupboard.
  • Flooring - fitted carpet.
  • Lighting five over head spots and two reading lights.

    Bedroom two

  • Door width 70 cm.
  • 1 x 92 cm (3ft) single bed.
  • Largest free space clear of furniture and doors 75cm x 170 cm.
  • Bedding, towels etc as for bedroom one.
  • Flooring fitted carpet.
  • Lighting three overhead spots and one reading lamp.

    Additional Information.

  • An information folder for the cottage and its equipment is in an orange cover and for general area information in a green folder.
  • There is a telephone for incoming calls (01398 371190) and also for some outgoing freephone numbers and emergency services.
  • There is currently no mobile phone reception at the cottage itself. Signals in the immediate surrounding area are patchy.
  • The cottage is strictly non-smoking.
  • There is a smoke alarm situated in the entrance hall.
  • Fire extinguisher and fire blanket are situated in the entrance hall.
  • Two dogs are very welcome there is a small charge for each dog.

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