Buttercup Cottage

Date posted: 
23 February 2005

Address: RMB 4270
State: VIC
Location: 271 Buttercup Rd MERRIJIG VIC 3723
Contact: Owner/Operator
Name: Louise & Laurie Jacob
Phone: (03) 5777 5591
Fax: (03) 5777 5905
Email: [email protected]
Internet: www.buttercup.com.au
Region: Legends, Wine & High Country

Accessible Facilities: One accessible two bedroom cottage. Front door entry to reception area is level and free of steps. Ramped access at a ratio of 1:14. Wheelchair accessible parking (min width 3200mm with 2500mm height clearance). Level access from carpark to unit, clear door space of 870mm (870mm wide door), door has lever handle and is easily opened from seated position (handle 900 1100mm), clear space inside room at doorway to manoeuvre wheelchair.

Space in room/unit between furniture to turn wheelchair (min 2070mm x 1540mm). King size bed in each unit, which can be unzipped to make two single beds, plus a foldout bed. Space alongside bed for transfer (min 800mm), bed and other furniture can be moved to provide 2070mm x 1540mm along one side of bed. No details on height of main bed, no details on space under bed, no details on whether bed can be raised. Coathanging space tea making facilities not within reach from seated position. No audible and visual fire alarm.

Bathroom/toilet door easy to open with one hand, min door space of 870mm, no lip or step between bedroom and bathroom greater than 5mm, space to manoeuvre a wheelchair 2280mm x 1860mm (min 2500mm x 1900mm), space beside toilet for transfer 950mm, grab rail beside and behind toilet at 800 810mm, facilities useable from a seated position, switches and power points 900 1100mm. Mirror not useable from seated position. Knee space under handbasin (at least 680mm to floor) without a cupboard or other object, lever type taps.

Shower recess is level and free of hobs, steps or sliding door tracks, clear entrance into the shower of at least 800mm, shower recess wide enough to manoeuvre chair (min 1100mm x 1160mm in shower) plus a minimum 1400mm x 1400mm space outside shower, freestanding shower seat, grab rails in the shower between 800 810mm, hand held shower nozzle within reach from a seated position, lever type taps between 900 1000mm.

There are food outlets nearby which are accessible or would deliver meals.

Room Facilities: Air conditioning, clock radio, colour TV, en suite, electric blanket, fans, hairdryer, heaters, microwave, private balcony, refrigerator, self catering, laundry, BBQ

Amenities: Parking

Tariff: From $165, seventh night free discount available

Wheelchair accessible tourist accommodation. Fifteen minutes from Mansfield. Lovely views, peace & quiet.