Awards for The Old Vicarage

Self-assessed Accessibility Information

Self-assessed Accessibility Information provides a list of available facilities and services, highlighted as being of key importance by disabled people.  Along with Access Statements, which provide a fuller written description of accessibility, it can help people with access needs make an informed choice as to whether accommodation, attractions, food & drink or shopping establishments meet their needs.

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details


  • Surface of the car park and pathway leading to entrance is
    • YesSolid ie tarmac / concrete etc
  • Route from the parking area to the entrance:
    • YesIs flat (i.e. without steps)

Public Areas

  • Level access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift to:
    • YesEntrance to reception
    • YesLounge
    • YesBar
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and wall
  • YesClear surfaces such as glass doors have contrast markings
  • YesGuest information available in large print (14pt and over)


  • YesBedroom furniture can be re-arranged if requested by guest
  • Bathrooms available with:
    • YesSeparate shower unit


  • YesSteps to the main entrance
    • 2
      Number of steps to entrance
    • YesHandrail by steps
  • YesBell at main entrance


  • YesLevel access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
  • YesMenus available in large print (14pt and over)
  • Meals for guests with special dietary requirements can be provided:
    • YesSugar free (diabetic)
    • YesGluten free (coeliac)
    • YesLactose free (dairy free)
    • YesNut free
    • YesOrganic
    • YesVegetarian
    • YesVegan


  • YesProprietors/staff available 24-hours
  • YesEmergency evacuation procedures for guests with disabilities
  • YesStaff have had disability awareness training


THE OLD VICARAGE – ACCESS STATEMENT We want everyone to enjoy the services and facilities we offer. To this end we aim that the following information gives clear information about access to The Old Vicarage. • Assistance dogs are welcome • We are set approximately 100m off the village centre with level access to the village shop, pubs and facilities. • Nearest bus and coach stops are 3 minutes level access walk • The nearest railway stations are at Caersws (13 miles) and Llandrindod Wells (19 miles) • Car Parking is available at the side of the house • There is a slightly sloping access to front door from the street and from the car park • There are two steps up to and a 150 mm wide step over the front door • 850 mm width of front door • Outside well lit at night • We will take your luggage to your room • Dining Room and Lounge are on Ground Floor with level access; door width is 830mm and furniture can be rearranged • Letting Rooms on the first floor • Subtle lighting in public areas • The staircase has 9 steps, a half landing, 3 further steps, another half landing, and 3 further steps to the first floor • All rooms have cordless kettles and remote control televisions; remote control radios available on request • There is an automatic fire alarm system with emergency lighting to aid straightforward escape • We can provide all our information in large print • We are happy to communicate with potential guests any convenient instant messaging service, if this is of assistance to you