Access at Lanercost Priory

 

Mobility/Older Visitors
Wheelchair Loan
No
Mobility Scooter Loan
No
Site Folders
No
Accessible Toilets
No
Adult Changing Area
No
Handrails
No
Easy-use Cutlery
No
Assistance Dogs Welcome
Yes
Wheelchair Access
We have portable ramps to access the site (there is a step up from the shop to the site), but this only allows access to part of the site due to steps and uneven surfaces.
Entrance/Set Down
No
Disabled Parking
No separately allocated disabled parking spaces.
Onsite Transport
No
Stairs
Several flights of three or four stairs. No other way round and several raised steps in doorways. One longer staircase to boiler room (not accessible to public).
Lift Access
No
Seating and Rest Points
Two benches, one near the entrance and the other at the far end of the site.
Pathways: Surface and Gradients
No path on-site, though there is a gravel path from the car park to the site. Gravel surface in undercroft.
Dog Bowl and Toileting
There is a dog bowl filled with water next to the entrance.
Blind/Visually Impaired
Braille Guides
No
Braille Signage
No
Handrails
No
Accessible Toilets
No
Torches
No
Assistance Dogs Welcome
Yes
Sensory Experiences
No special plants on-site, although being in the country there is birdsong, sheep bleating etc.
Audio Tours
No
Site Tours
No
Handling Objects
No
Tactile Models
No
Areas of Low Lighting
There is an undercroft, which it has access to natural light. A passageway leading off is somewhat darker.
Colour Contrasts
No
Large Print
No
Dog Bowl and Toileting
There is a dog bowl filled with water next to the entrance.
Deaf/Hard of Hearing
Vibrating Fire Alarms
No
Tour Transcripts
No
Film Subtitles
No
BSL Tours
No
Assistance Dogs Welcome
Yes
Induction Loops
No
Audio Installation Transcripts
No
Dog Bowl and Toileting
There is a dog bowl filled with water next to the entrance.
Learning Difficulties
Accessible Toilets
No
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
No special plants on-site, although being in the country there is birdsong, sheep bleating etc.
Handling Objects
No
Culinary/Dietary
Easy-use Cutlery
No
Bottle/Food Warming
No
Child Size Portions
No
Highchairs
No
Special Diets
No Information Available
Health and Safety
Deep Water
None on site
Trip Hazard
We have historic steps, low ruined walls (though not hidden), uneven grass surfaces and sometimes the rabbits like to dig up part of the grounds.
Sheer Drop
Only drop is down longer staircase to boiler room. It has railings round the top.
Slip Hazard
Flagstones in transepts can become very slippery when wet, as can the stonework around the site.
Steep Slope
One small bank.
Steep Stairs
Spiral staircase to upper level not open to public.
Beware of Traffic
Traffic in the car parks
Uneven Ground
The grassed surface of the site is uneven, protruding stonework can constitute a trip hazard.

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Lanercost Priory

Address
Lanercost, Nr Brampton, Cumbria, CA8 2HQ
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