ACCESS STATEMENT

Introduction

Torquay like Rome was built on seven hills. Cary Court, The White House and The Link are situated up one of those hills and occupy a sloping site. Cary Court is a period property with later more modern extensions,

The White House is one of the more modern extensions. The Link a conversion of part of the original house.

The White House provides self-catering accommodation in two bedrooms both ensuite.

The Link has three bedrooms again ensuite as well as a ground shower /Cloakroom. There is dedicated on-site parking for each of the properties separated by a social distancing space.

Main Entrance to The White House.

Sanitizer station. Key safe.

The White House a two bed room property, Three steps up to the Entrance door, Entrance dining hall with kitchen are all on one level and open plan. There are doors to the sitting room and rear hall with further door with step from the rear hall to the rear yard. From the rear hall there is a winding staircase with twelve steps rising to the first floor landing and bedrooms both with ensuite shower facilities The White House sleeps a maximum of four guests in one double and two single beds or two doubles as requested by the guest at the time of booking.

The Link, a three bed room property with a double a twin and a single with the option to include a further bed by virtue of a “trundle” bed allowing a maximum or six guests. Both principle bedrooms have ensuite showers, the third has a wash hand basin in the room and a shower/cloakroom on the ground floor.

Main Entrance to The Link

Sanitizer station. Key safe.

Three steps up to the Entrance door. Entrance hall Dining room and sitting room, kitchen and utility area are all on one level. There are doors to the rear hall with further door to the shower room/cloakroom and from the rear hall to the rear yard. From the main hall there is a staircase with twelve steps rising to the first floor landing and bedrooms.

Dining Areas and sitting rooms

The dining and sitting rooms are on the ground floor. Lighting is uniform with strategically place ceiling light fittings as well as side lamps in the sitting room.

Kitchens

There are well equipped kitchens in both the White House and the Link including wall and base units with tiled splash backs, there is double bowl sink with mixer tap, a fridge freezer, oven, hob, cooker-hood, dish washer, washer dryer, microwave, kettle and toaster. There is cutlery, crockery, glass ware as well as pots, pans and other miscellaneous cookery utensils.

Bar-b-que areas

To the rear of each property is a yard, with a table and chairs for the use of White House/ Link guests only. There is a gas fired bar-b-que, guests are advised to exercise caution when using the bar-b-que to avoid damage and injury to themselves and/or others.

We do not allow pets of any kind at either the White House or the Link. We do not cater for hen or stag groups at either the White House or the Link

There are outside security lights that automatically turn on and off.

Garden and Pool Opening Times

Guests are asked to please maintain social distancing. It is recommended that guests use the sanitizer station at the garden/pool entrance gate as well as sanitizing wipes on seats/sunbeds before and after use.

Guests to each are welcome to share the garden year-round from 10:30 am to 7:30 pm. and pool (seasonal) please enquire at time of booking. Access is gained via a side gate to the garden. There are many “spiky” plants in the garden that may cause injury. As well as the out-door pool there is a pond, when wet, boardwalks and decking may be hazardous to the unwary and or Children.

Pool

There is no life guard on duty. Guests are advised to read the notices published in the bedroom browsers as well as those posted close to the facility. There is an emergency bell close to the pool.

Public Areas - (general Information)

There are no lifts in the White House or the Link. To the ground floor is wall to wall laminate or painted flooring with the exception of the sitting rooms where there are rugs. To the stairs and first floor coverings are to close cover. Bathroom floors are hard ceramic tiled. Shower rooms have conventional W.C.s and wash hand basins and shower cubicles.

Shop

There is no shop at Cary Court. The White House nor The Link.

Treatment rooms.

There are no treatment rooms at the property.

Guests who wish to use the pool are advised to read the notices published in the bedroom browsers with regard to availability times and safety as well as the notices posted near to the respective facility. Guests are advised to consult with a qualified Doctor before using these facilities or taking strenuous exercise.

Conference rooms, club rooms, entertainment

There are no such facilities.

Additional information

We cater for the able bodied at Cary Court self-catering accommodation. We are pleased to welcome those with physical challenges. We cannot guess anybody’s physical condition and whilst we try to cater for all at all times, if a guest has a physical disability we believe it is their responsibility to draw that disability to our attention so that we are better able to help them enjoy their stay with us.