The Old School, Penallt, Self-Catering - 5 Star

The approach to the property is by a driveway surfaced with asphalt

  • Driveway is on a gradual slope, with spacious turning area to the rear of the property and Car port.

A level flagged terrace at the rear of the property is accessible via:

  • The driveway
  • Front or side door which have a small sill.
  • Master bedroom French windows, with one step.

Main Entrance has slightly raised door sill.

  • Movable door mat.
  • Hall floor surface is Indian slate.

To the left from the hallway is a:

  • Small quiet room with fitted carpets.
  • Low level telephone and portable television.

To the right from the hallway through double/wide glazed doors is an open plan kitchen, dining room, lounge.

  • Furniture is sited so that there is adequate space for movement.
  • The lounge is spacious with ample natural lighting, and has a timber floor with a large Persian rug.
  • There is a remote control large screen Television with Teletext, DVD and VCR.
  • Radio, CD player are located on a low level occasional table.
  • The kitchen and dining area has an Indian slate floor.

Kitchen appliances and storage:

  • Oven with drop down door easing the transfer of items to and from the oven.
  • Ceramic hob set into work top.
  • Easy access to cooking utensils, saucepans etc.
  • Dish washer, fridge/freezer at wheel chair level.
  • High level cupboards have pull/knobs at the lower end of the door.

From the hallway, 2 steps down link changes of level on the ground floor to corridor with highlighting edging strip on steps plus hand rail.

1 additional step down with highlighting edging strip from the corridor leads into the master bedroom with en-suite facilities.

The large master bedroom is located on the ground floor.

  • There are French windows with one step down which opens out onto a wide terrace, to assist emergency evacuation,
  • The en-suite facilities with glass door to the shower would require assistance for a wheel chair user - grab rail and non slip shower mat are provided.

Bed in master bedroom has generous space on both sides for a wheel chair transfer. Super King sized bed is zip linked.

Access to utility room and cloakroom which includes storage cupboards.

  • Washer and tumble dryer are available.
  • WC flush at wheel chair height.

All ensuite fittings throughout the property have:

  • WC, hand basin and shower in contrasting colour to walls and floor.

Service dogs are welcome.

Delivery of provisions can be arranged.

Assistance with settling in can be arranged.

Fire alarms tested on a regular basis.

Security lighting around the property is installed for ease of access when guests are returning to the property after dark.

Owner has Welcome Host Gold Award.

Public Transport 100 metres from the property.

Distance from Monmouth (nearest town) 4 Miles.

Fire alarms tested on a regular basis.

Mobile phone reception – moderate reception for most networks.