Access to House & Grounds
Halsteads is a "true" bungalow with all facilities on the same level inside the house, internal doorways are a standard 2ft 6" width. There is a private driveway with ample parking for several cars and plenty of width for car doors to be fully opened and people assisted into or out of a vehicle.
From the driveway to the front door there is a series of nine steps with handrail on one side. However access from the driveway to the backdoor only involves three shallow steps at the front of the house and two (with handrail) by the back door as shown in the following photographs.
The sundeck at the side of the house is two steps up from the main house level.
Kitchen worksurfaces are positioned at standard height, cupboards, dishwasher, washing machine and tumble drier are located below the worksurface. The fridge freezer is a freestanding with the freezer being at the below counter level.
There is an electric double oven and grill, microwave and a five burner gas hob. The kitchen has a natural slate floor.
The main bathroom has a full size bath, wash hand basin and toilet. In the same room there is a walk-in double size shower cubicle with a small step up from the floor level. There is a second toilet/hand basin in a room opening off the hallway. The bathroom and WC both have laminate flooring. Both toilets are push button flush.
The following items are available for the use of elderly guests :- toilet frame, perching stool and shower stool. If you require any of these please ask at the time of booking or when making your final payment.
For babies and young children we have a cot, highchair and baby monitor available at no additional charge.