Access at Stott Park Bobbin Mill

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
There is wheelchair access to the ground floor of the mill only.
Entrance/Set Down
No Information Available
Disabled Parking
Three disabled spaces are available in the lower mill car park which is 50 metres from the mill entrance.
Onsite Transport
No
Stairs
The upper floor is accessed via steep wooden stairs.
Lift Access
No
Seating and Rest Points
Benches and picnic tables on site.
Pathways: Surface and Gradients
Some loose gravel paths and smooth grass.
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
There are grounds and woodlands on the site providing the natural smells during the changing seasons. The cut timber and the turned bobbins provide smells of freshly worked wood. Sounds of machinery in operation.
Audio Tours
No
Site Tours
Visitors book on the next available tour of the Bobbin Mill on arrival. Last tour is 1/2 hour before closing.
Handling Objects
The cut timber and turned bobbins at all stages of manufacture are available to touch.
Tactile Models
The cut timber and turned bobbins at all stages of manufacture are available to touch.
Areas of Low Lighting
No Information Available
Colour Contrasts
No Information Available
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
Induction loops are available on request.
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 Information Available
Easy Read Material
No
Large Print Material
No
Dyslexia Friendly Material
No
Sensory Experiences
There are grounds and woodlands on the site providing the natural smells during the changing seasons. The cut timber and the turned bobbins provide smells of freshly worked wood. Sounds of machinery in operation.
Handling Objects
The cut timber and turned bobbins at all stages of manufacture are available to touch.
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
There is a pond and stream flowing through the mill site.
Trip Hazard
The Mill was built in 1835 and by the nature of the site there are trip hazards.
Sheer Drop
No Information Available
Slip Hazard
The site has slip hazards especially when wet.
Steep Slope
Stott Park Bobbin Mill is built on sloping land.
Steep Stairs
No Information Available
Beware of Traffic
No Information Available
Uneven Ground
The site has uneven ground and trip hazards.

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Stott Park Bobbin Mill

Address
Finsthwaite, Ulverston, Cumbria,  LA12 8AX
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