Access Statement for Beach Cottage


Our self catering cottage overlooks the beach and is two storeys high.  The property is accessed by some steps which is a public right of way.  The steps are uneven and therefore extra care and attention should be taken when both ascending and descending.  We recommend our guests bring a torch with them if arriving after dark.


We have tried to provide as much information as possible in this statement but if you have any queries please do call.  We look forward to welcoming you.



We have a good website:


Bookings and enquiries can be made via e-mail or phone.   Details are on our website.


The nearest bus stop is in Anderby Creek.  The bus service is via Skegness.

The nearest train station is in Skegness (10 miles).

There is a standard taxi service.


Arrival and Parking Facilities

There is an allocated car park space for Beach Cottage which is clearly marked.  Walk across a small grassy area to the steps – 25 steps of varying height, depth and width.  If you are concerned about access, please see our pre-arrival documents for more information and look at our website.


Main Entrance

The front door is 83cm wide.

The keyhole lock is 108cm high.

Inside the front entrance is the hallway and stairs which is all on one level.


Hallway and Stairs

There is a free space of 108cm by 158cm in the hallway which leads to the sitting room; off the hallway is the downstairs toilet – this space is very compromised.


The staircase has 11 steps, all of which are 20cm deep, 20cm high and 62cm wide, except the landing which is 80cm deep by 56.5cm at it’s narrowest point.


Downstairs Toilet

There is a free space of 66cm by 1.25m.

The toilet seat is 44cm high with no support rails.

The sink is 92cm high with a cupboard beneath it.


Sitting Room

There is a round wooden table, 80cm diameter and 75cm high, with a pedestal base.  There are 4 chairs all with no arms – their seats are 45cm high and their backs are 96cm.


The smallest gap is 115cm – between the table and the sofa.

There is one double sofa and 2 Stressless arm chairs.

The floor is tiled


Teletext TV/DVD provided with a remote control. Also provided is a SONOS system.



The worktop is 92cm high.

The cooker has an oven, grill and hob with 4 plates. The lowest shelf in the oven is 44cm from the floor but it is moveable, and is accessed by a pull down door.


The sink is 92cm high with cupboards underneath.

The floor is tiled.

At least 90cm free space between furniture and cupboards – unit to wall 125cm; unit to sink 110cm.

Evenly lit kitchen with spotlights above work surfaces where required.

The highest shelf in the fridge is 55cm; the lowest is 70cm from the floor but all shelves are moveable.


Bedroom 1

The bedroom floor is timber.

The door width is 70cm.  The patio doors are 95cm wide.

The double bed is 187cm wide and the height of the top of the mattress is 40cm.

Feather duvet and pillows provided. All linen is cotton percale.

Largest transfer space is to the right of the bed and is 86cm.


Cabin (bunk) Room

The door width is 77cm.

From bed to the wall is between 83cm and 103cm.



The door width is 68cm.

The bath is a tub bath and between 78 and 81cm high.

Lavatory seat height is 44cm from the floor.

The floor is timber

The space beneath the sink has pipes and shelving.

There is a shower tray measuring 89 cm x 137 cm


Additional Information

Two information folders are produced in size 12 font



Contact Information

Address:  Beach Cottage, Anderby Creek, Skegness, Lincs PE24 5XT

Payphone 01754 875121

Website details.


Thorganby Hall phone number 01472 398270




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