Lyddington Bede House Access

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
No
Adult Changing Area
No
Handrails
Yes
Easy-use Cutlery
No
Assistance Dogs Welcome
Yes
Wheelchair Access
 

Disabled access is limited to ground floor and grounds only - no ramps or lift.

Grounds accessible on compacted gravel paths and smooth grass; gazebo area bumpy.  Shop and exhibition has wheelchair access via small step – assistance recommended.

Entrance/Set Down
Disabled visitors can access the site via Blue Coat Lane, but must be set down and the car taken back to the street. Please call in advance.
Disabled Parking
None.
Onsite Transport
No
Stairs
Ground floor accessed via small step and other small steps into each ‘cell’. Fairly easy steps to first floor but steps to second floor difficult.
Lift Access
No
Seating and Rest Points
Bench located in the covered entrance.
Pathways: Surface and Gradients
Pathways are loose gravel and grass in the orchard. Some undulation. Cobbled path from church gate.
Dog Bowl and Toileting
Water bowl at front door.
Blind/Visually Impaired
Braille Guides
No
Braille Signage
No
Handrails
Yes
Accessible Toilets
No
Torches
No
Assistance Dogs Welcome
Yes
Sensory Experiences
Small herb garden and the orchard contains a few fruit trees (apple and very hard pears). The garden attracts many garden birds (last year we had wrens nesting in the orchard).
Audio Tours
No
Site Tours
No Information Available
Handling Objects
No
Tactile Models
No
Areas of Low Lighting
No
Colour Contrasts
All areas are well lit, but in bad weather conditions the site can be gloomy, especially the ground floor rooms.
Large Print
No
Dog Bowl and Toileting
Water bowl at front door.
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
Water bowl at front door.
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
Small herb garden and the orchard contains a few fruit trees (apple and very hard pears). The garden attracts many garden birds (last year we had wrens nesting in the orchard).
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
No Information Available
Trip Hazard
No Information Available
Sheer Drop
No Information Available
Slip Hazard
Grass areas and stone steps can be slippery in wet weather.
Steep Slope
No Information Available
Steep Stairs
No Information Available
Beware of Traffic
No Information Available
Uneven Ground
Cobbled path and uneven grass.

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Lyddington Bede House

Address
Blue Coat Lane, Lyddington, Leicester, LE15 9LZ
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