Cricket Cottage Access Statement

Cricket Cottage Access Statement

Cricket Cottage Access Statement

Introduction & General Information:

Cricket cottage is an end of terrace Purbeck stone cottage which is Grade II listed and dates back over 200 years. It is situated in one of the oldest areas of Swanage, just over a mile from the town centre. It is a non-smoking cottage and pets are not allowed.

Pre Arrival:
Bus stop nearby, the nearest train station is Wareham. All the main supermarkets deliver here. There is also a Cost Cutters convenience store nearby.

Arrival & Parking:
The property is located on the main road into Swanage. There is unrestricted parking in the layby outside and on the road itself.

Property Threshold:
The front door opens directly onto the pavement.

There is one step from the pavement into the cottage

Entrance Doors:
Front door opens inwards directly into the Lounge. The door is 79cm wide. The light switch is on the left inside the front door.

Ground Floor:

Lounge: (4.25m x 3.83 m)
Includes a woodburning stove set in Purbeck stone fireplace. 2 two seater sofas and TV. 10 stairs to the first floor.
Half sized double glass doors 67cm wide lead to:

Kitchen Breakfast room (4.43m x 3.1m)
A large range of kitchen cupboards containing cutlery, glasses and crockery. Gas combination boiler and newly fitted gas cooker with double oven and gas hob, washing machine, dishwasher, microwave and fridge with icebox. Under-stairs cupboard containing hoover, ironing board and iron. Dining table and 4 chairs. Stable door (70cm wide) gives access, up 2 steps, to a small south facing courtyard with a stone seat.

First Floor:

Bathroom (2.04m x 1.91m)
Door width 65cm. Bath with hand held shower attachment, standard height toilet and washbasin, mirror and shaver point, heated towel rail.

There is one step up from the Bathroom to the Bedroom

Bedroom (4.39m x 3.84m)
Door width 68cm 2 bedside cupboards, 2 wardrobes, chest of drawers and dressing table. Full length mirror, double bed. Views over open country to the Purbeck Hills

There is a small courtyard behind the cottage.  A area to store bikes.  There is access up the steps to the garden behind the cottage – Cricket Cottage garden is the 3rd, furthest along the path.

Additional Information:
Gas central heating with radiators in every room.

There are 2 pubs, a fish and chip shop an Indian Restaurant all in walking distance.