Access at Berry Pomeroy Castle

Access information for the site is listed below. For more information, or if you have particular access needs, please contact us before you visit. Please note that some facilities may require booking in advance.

Mobility/Older Visitors
Wheelchair Loan
No
Mobility Scooter Loan
No
Site Folders
No
Accessible Toilets
Yes
Adult Changing Area
No
Handrails
Yes
Easy-use Cutlery
No
Assistance Dogs Welcome
Yes
Wheelchair Access

Only the grounds, shops and ground floor of the site are accessible to disabled visitors. An assisting companion is recommended. There are a number of slopes on the site.

Entrance/Set Down
Disabled visitors can be set down near to the entrance of the site, speak to the member of staff on duty to make arrangements.
Disabled Parking
There are three disabled bays located in the car park (at the nearest end to the entrance).
Onsite Transport
No
Stairs
Several steps in entrance passage.
Lift Access
No
Seating and Rest Points
Seating is available for visitors at the entrance to the castle.
Pathways: Surface and Gradients
The site features a number of gravel areas and pathways. Entry to the castle is via a series of small stone steps.
Dog Bowl and Toileting
No Information Available
Blind/Visually Impaired
Braille Guides
No
Braille Signage
No
Handrails
Yes
Accessible Toilets
Yes
Torches
No
Assistance Dogs Welcome
Yes
Sensory Experiences
Visitors to the site may be able to hear birdsong at times.
Audio Tours
Yes
Site Tours
No Information Available
Handling Objects
No
Tactile Models
No
Areas of Low Lighting
Undercroft is dark.
Colour Contrasts
No
Large Print
No
Dog Bowl and Toileting
No Information Available
Deaf/Hard of Hearing
Vibrating Fire Alarms
No
Tour Transcripts
No
Film Subtitles
No
BSL Tours
No
Assistance Dogs Welcome
Yes
Induction Loops
No Information Available
Audio Installation Transcripts
No
Dog Bowl and Toileting
No Information Available
Learning Difficulties
Accessible Toilets
Yes
Adult Changing Area
No
Easy-use Cutlery
No
Basic language Audio Tours
No Information Available
Easy Read Material
No
Large Print Material
No
Dyslexia Friendly Material
No
Sensory Experiences
Visitors to the site may be able to hear birdsong at times.
Handling Objects
No
Culinary/Dietary
Easy-use Cutlery
No
Bottle/Food Warming
No
Child Size Portions
No
Highchairs
No
Special Diets
The café offers organic and local produce, as well as vegetarian and some limited gluten free options.
Health and Safety
Deep Water
No Information Available
Trip Hazard
Uneven grass surfaces, some cobbles and stone paths.
Sheer Drop
There is a sheer drop of 20 feet.
Slip Hazard
Please note that the uneven grass surfaces, cobbled, earth and stone paths can be slippery when wet.
Steep Slope
Some steep slopes in the castle grounds.
Steep Stairs
The majority of the site is accessible, however some areas within the castle do have steeps steps. Narrow spiral staircases with uneven treads to upper floors. Some areas with steep steps do have handrails.
Beware of Traffic
No Information Available
Uneven Ground
Uneven ground throughout site. Path to entrance is unmade.

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Berry Pomeroy Castle

Address
Berry Pomeroy, Totnes, Devon, TQ9 6LJ (For sat nav see road access)
Telephone
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