Access at Mount Grace Priory, House and Gardens

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
Yes
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
Ramp into the manor house and to the priory grounds. Only the cell’s ground floor and monastic herb garden to rear (one step) are accessible without going through narrow doors. Café and external seating is wheelchair accessible.
Entrance/Set Down
No Information Available
Disabled Parking
There is one disabled parking space, 25 metres from entrance. Booking advisable.
Onsite Transport
No
Stairs
Staircase to first floor of the Manor House. Two flights (each with three steps) into the cloister. One step to monastic herb garden. Two steps to west café seating area from café interior, however accessible via external ramped path.
Lift Access
No
Seating and Rest Points
Benches located around the cloister and front gardens. Café seating available.
Pathways: Surface and Gradients
Tarmac access drive, wooden ramp onto grass, smooth grass elsewhere. Hard binding gravel path access to café. Timber deck bridge connecting manor house to café with slight incline.
Dog Bowl and Toileting
No
Blind/Visually Impaired
Braille Guides
No
Braille Signage
No
Handrails
Yes
Accessible Toilets
Yes
Torches
No
Assistance Dogs Welcome
Yes
Sensory Experiences
Herbaceous flower beds, birdsong, orchard with apple, pear and plum trees.
Audio Tours
No
Site Tours
No
Handling Objects
No
Tactile Models
No
Areas of Low Lighting
Poor light in Monk's Cell.
Colour Contrasts
No
Large Print
No
Dog Bowl and Toileting
No
Deaf/Hard of Hearing
Vibrating Fire Alarms
No
Tour Transcripts
No
Film Subtitles
No
BSL Tours
No
Assistance Dogs Welcome
Yes
Induction Loops
Portable loop available from admission desk.
Audio Installation Transcripts
No
Dog Bowl and Toileting
No
Learning Difficulties
Accessible Toilets
Yes
Adult Changing Area
No
Easy-use Cutlery
No
Basic language Audio Tours
No
Easy Read Material
No
Large Print Material
No
Dyslexia Friendly Material
No
Sensory Experiences
Herbaceous flower beds, birdsong, orchard with apple, pear and plum trees.
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
Extensive areas of deep water in the front gardens.
Trip Hazard
Low walls (mostly visible). Beware of rabbit holes!
Sheer Drop
No Information Available
Slip Hazard
Grass can be slippery when wet.
Steep Slope
No Information Available
Steep Stairs
Steep staircase to first floor of the Monk's Cell.
Beware of Traffic
No Information Available
Uneven Ground
Uneven ground, rabbit holes, low walls and drainage channels all over the site.

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