Yellowham Farmhouse, Yellowham Wood, Dorchester, Dorset DT2 8RW
Telephone: 01305 262892 Fax: 01305
848155 email:
kay.birchenhough@gmail.com
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Access Statement

Introduction
Yellowham Farmhouse is situated in the very heart of Hardy Country nestling on the edge of the idyllic Yellowham Wood at the end of a long tarmac drive in 60 acres of farmland where peace and tranquillity are guaranteed offering four guest rooms on the ground floor.

Pre-Arrival

  • We are located at the end of a 300 yard tarmac drive. Our location is peaceful and remote and not ideally suited to those travelling without a car.
  • The nearest shops are approximately 2 miles away. The nearest bus stop is just under a mile away
    at Higher Kingston.
  • The nearest railway station is Dorchester which is approximately 3 miles away. Taxis are usually available at the station but we can book one for you in advance if required.
  • Our website www.yellowham.co.uk provides pictures of our accommodation and a map of how to find us.

Arrival and Car Parking

  • Our reception is closed between 12.00 noon and 4.00 p.m. Guests wishing to check in between these times are kindly requested to inform us in advance.
  • Parking is on a tarmac surface with bays marked for efficient parking.

Main Entrance & Reception

  • There are two steps of 3.5 inches and 5 inches up to the reception door. The door is always open but please ring the bell on your arrival.

Guest Accommodation - Public Areas

  • There is one step down of 6 inches leading to a hall which is carpeted from which the bedrooms, dining room and lounge are accessed.
  • The accommodation is centrally heated throughout but temperatures can be adjusted in each room to suit individual requirements.

Lounge and Dining Room

  • The dining room is one step up of 6 inches at the end of the hallway. There are individual breakfast tables and the floor is tiled.
  • Guests are welcome to use the lounge at any time.
  • The spacious lounge is to the right of the dining room and is carpeted and has a Jotul gas fire.
  • The lounge has two large sofas and two large armchairs. There is a card table and four
    further Bombay chairs.
  • A selection of local information, magazines and books are available in the lounge.

Bedrooms

  • The bedrooms are on the ground floor and are carpeted throughout.
  • The bedrooms comprise a double room, a twin bedded room, a family room and a single room.
  • All bedrooms are spacious and tastefully decorated and have been designed with ease of comfort in mind.
  • The bedrooms are en-suite consisting of bath with shower over, WC and washbasin.
  • Tea and coffee facilities are provided.
  • We also provide clock/radio, television, hairdryer and torch.
  • The beds are made with duvets.
  • There are two chairs, a wardrobe, chests of drawers and dressing table in each bedroom.
  • There is a folder in each bedroom which contains further information and 'Eating Out' information.

Gardens

  • There is a large woodland garden which guests are very welcome to enjoy at all times.
  • Access to the garden is up several steps with a wall on both sides.
  • Sun loungers and garden chairs are available for guests

Additional Information

  • There are fire extinguishers at strategic points and these are shown on a location map in the bedroom.
  • In the case of a fire the building can be evacuated at any point on the ground floor as shown on a location map in the bedroom.
  • We do not permit smoking in any part of the guest accommodation. Guests may however
    smoke in the garden.
  • We are happy to cater for special dietary requirements. Please advise us of these prior to arrival.
  • Mobile phone reception is patchy in the guest accommodation but is generally ok in the garden.

Contact Information

  • Address: Yellowham Farmhouse, Yellowham Wood, Dorchester, Dorset Dt2 8RW
  • Telephone: 01305 262892 Fax: 01305 848155
  • E-Mail address: kay.birchenhough@gmail.com
  • Website: www.yellowham.co.uk
  • We are open all year round


If you require further details or have any comments
about the services we provide do not hesitate to contact us