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Hoe Grange Holidays - Hipley

Brassington, Matlock, Derbyshire, DE4 4HP

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Accommodation Overview

  • About View
    • This is one of four log cabins available at Hoe Grange Holidays.
    • There are 2 bedrooms in total.
    • There is step-free level access to all bedrooms.
    • There is 1 bedroom with adaptations.
    • There is step-free level access to the bedroom with adaptations.
    • The bedroom with adaptations does not have an adjoining room.
    • The bedroom with adaptations has an ensuite with a wheel-in shower.
    • Dogs are welcomed at this venue.
  • Parking and Public Transport View
  • Getting In and Around View
    • There is step-free level access at the most accessible entrance.
    • There is step-free level access throughout.
  • Getting Help and Assistance View
    • There is seating available.
    • There is a portable hearing assistance system.
    • You can borrow or hire the following equipment: a manual wheelchair, walking aids, a deaf alert system, vibrating pillows, bed raisers, portable hoists, panic alarm, bath mats, raised toilet seats, shower chairs, commodes, over bed tables and standing frames. Please check in advance for charges and if you need to pre-book.
    • Additional equipment which can be borrowed or hired includes: an over bed pole hoist, a sara stedy transfer aid and sensory items for people with autism and dementia.
    • View more information on borrowing or hiring equipment (opens new tab).
    • The alternative formats documents can be provided in include: Large print (on request).
    • There is a water bowl available for assistance dogs.
    • There is not a designated assistance dog spending area.
    • Staff receive the following training: Disability Awareness and Autism Awareness.

Parking

  • Car Park View
    • The car park is located to the front of the lodge.
    • The car park is open air/surface.
    • The car park surface consists of tarmac.
    • There are no designated Blue Badge parking bays available.
  • Charges and Restrictions View
    • Parking is free for all users.

Entrance

  • This entrance is located to the side of the cabin.
  • The entrance area is clearly signed.
  • There is not a canopy or recess which provides weather protection at the entrance.
  • There is step-free access via ramp at the entrance.
  • The ramp has a slight gradient.
  • The ramp is between 75cm and 150cm wide with a handrail on the left going up.
  • There is a key lock at a height of 109cm.
  • There is a single manual door at this entrance.
  • The door opens towards you.
  • The width of the opening is 84cm.
  • The door has a high colour contrast.

Kitchen (with Dining Area)

  • The kitchen is located ahead of you as you enter.
  • There is step-free level access into the kitchen.
  • There is room for a wheelchair user to manoeuvre.
  • The walls and floor have a low colour contrast.
  • The work surface is 91cm from the floor.
  • Overhead and under counter cupboards are available.
  • The hob is 91cm from the floor.
  • The oven is at a suitable height for a wheelchair user.
  • The sink is 91cm from the floor.
  • The sink has a lever mixer tap.
  • Facilities within the kitchen include a fridge, a freezer, a dishwasher, a microwave, a kettle and a toaster.
  • The following machines are at a suitable height for a wheelchair user: dishwasher.
  • Seating available in the kitchen includes: chairs without armrests.
  • Furniture available in the kitchen includes: tables.
  • The surface height of the tables is suitable for wheelchair users.
  • The clear height under the tables is not suitable for wheelchair users.
  • Lighting levels were even at the time of the survey.
  • Chairs with armrests and blocks to raise the table height are available to reserve with your booking free of charge.

Lounge

  • The lounge is located ahead of you as you enter.
  • There is step-free level access into the lounge.
  • Seating available in the lounge includes: sofas and riser recliner chairs.
  • Furniture available in the lounge includes: coffee tables.
  • There are double manual doors leading onto the patio.
    The doors open away from you and are 110cm wide.
    There is a small lip on the threshold of the opening.

Seating Area (Outdoor Decking)

  • The seating area is located at the far end of the cabin.
  • The most accessible route to the seating area has step-free level access.
  • There is step-free level access throughout the seating area.
  • There is room for a wheelchair user to manoeuvre.
  • There is space for an assistance dog to rest.
  • Seating available in this area includes: chairs with armrests and armchairs.
  • Furniture available in this area includes: tables.
  • The surface height of the tables is suitable for wheelchair users.
  • The clear height under the tables is suitable for wheelchair users.
  • There is no (or very little) background noise in this area.

Bedroom with Adaptations

  • Location and Access View
    • The bedroom surveyed is located to the rear right of the cabin.
    • The distance from the cabin entrance is 10m.
    • The most accessible route to the bedroom has step-free level access.
    • There is step-free level access into the bedroom.
    • The door opens inwards and has a low colour contrast.
    • The width of the door opening is 79cm.
  • Bedroom Features View
    • The bedroom has twin beds.
    • The top of the mattress is 60cm from the floor.
    • The space under the bed is 28cm from the floor.
    • There is room for a wheelchair user to manoeuvre next to the bed.
    • The following is available in this bedroom: bedside plug sockets.
    • Lighting levels were even at the time of the survey.
    • There is a full height, adjustable electric profile bed in this room.

Ensuite with Adaptations (Transfer Both Sides)

  • Access View
    • There is step-free level access into the ensuite.
    • The ensuite door opens outwards and has a low colour contrast.
    • The width of the door opening to the ensuite is 87cm.
    • Internally the door has a low colour contrast.
    • There is a grab rail on the internal door with a high colour contrast.
  • Dimensions and Features View
    • The dimensions of the ensuite are 193cm (width) x 298cm (depth) and there is room for a wheelchair user to manoeuvre.
    • There is lateral transfer space on both sides of the toilet .
    • The lateral transfer space on the left is 73cm (from the side of the toilet pan to the wall).
    • The lateral transfer space on the right is 81cm (from the side of the toilet pan to the wall).
    • There is an elbow pad flush for the toilet.
    • There is no horizontal grab rail for the toilet.
    • There is no vertical grab rail for the toilet.
    • There are dropdown rails on both sides of the toilet.
    • The toilet seat is 48cm from the floor.
    • The toilet seat has a high colour contrast.
    • There is not a wall mounted toilet roll holder.
    • The wash basin and taps cannot be reached when seated on the toilet.
    • The wash basin is 85cm from the floor.
    • The wash basin has a lever mixer tap.
    • There is a bar of soap.
    • There is a mirror.
    • There is no shelf.
    • The ensuite has a waste bin.
    • There are two coat hooks.
    • The coat hooks are 153cm and 186cm from the floor.
    • The walls and floor have a high colour contrast.
    • Lighting levels were even at the time of the survey.
    • The toilet is a wash and dry toilet with remote control, as well as an elbow flush.
      There are horizontal grab handles built into the wash basin.
    • The ensuite has a wheel-in shower.
    • There is room for a wheelchair user to manoeuvre in the shower.
    • There is an adjustable shower head which can also be detached.
    • There is no shower seat, but one can be requested in advance.
    • There are grab rails for the shower.
    • The shower grab rails have a high colour contrast.

Standard Bedroom (Double Room)

  • The bedroom surveyed is located to the rear left of the cabin.
  • The distance from the cabin entrance is 10m.
  • The most accessible route to the bedroom has step-free level access.
  • There is step-free level access into the bedroom.
  • The door opens inwards and has a low colour contrast.
  • The width of the door opening is 80cm.
  • The bedroom has a super king bed which can be split into two singles.
  • The top of the mattress is 60cm from the floor.
  • The space under the bed is 21cm from the floor.
  • Furniture can be moved to enable a manoeuvring space next to the bed.
  • The following is available in this bedroom: a chair without armrests and a desk.
  • Lighting levels were even at the time of the survey.

Exit (Emergency Exit)

  • The exit area is clearly signed.
  • There is step-free level access at the exit.
  • There is a single manual door at this exit.
  • The door opens away from you.
  • The width of the opening is 78cm.
  • There is a small lip on the threshold of the opening.
  • There is step-free access via ramp as you exit.
  • The ramp has a slight gradient.
  • The ramp is between 75cm and 150cm wide with no handrails.

Standard Bathroom

  • The bathroom surveyed is located to the far right as you enter the cabin.
  • The distance from the cabin entrance is 8m.
  • The most accessible route to the bathroom has step-free level access.
  • There is step-free level access into the bathroom.
  • The bathroom door opens inwards and has a low colour contrast.
  • The width of the door opening is 80cm.
  • Internally the door has a low colour contrast.
  • The toilet seat has a medium colour contrast.
  • There is a wall mounted toilet roll holder, a wash basin, a bar of soap and a hand towel available.
  • The wash basin has a lever mixer tap.
  • The toilet roll holder has a high colour contrast.
  • Additional features include: a mirror and coat hooks.
  • The walls and floor have a medium colour contrast.
  • Lighting levels were even at the time of the survey.
  • There is a portable toilet frame and toilet seat riser available on request, free of charge.
  • The bathroom has a standard bath.
  • The bath controls are lever mixer.