Lowe Farm

Access Statement

Lowe Farm ~ Self Catering Accommodation ~ As at May 2019

INTRODUCTION

Lowe Farm was the original home of the Scudamore training stables.  Set in the tranquil village of Much Dewchurch with panoramic views of the Black Mountains.  The nearest pub is found just a short walk away at the end of the lane.

We have tried to provide as much information as possible in this statement, however if you have any queries please don’t hesitate to call.  We look forward to welcoming you.

We are constantly making changes on a regular basis to improve the house so there may be occasions when there is a slight difference between what is written and what you find upon arrival.  We do however expect those changes to be for the better. 

PRE-ARRIVAL

The nearest railway station is Hereford (direct line to Paddington). This is approx. 25 minutes away by car.  There are accessible taxis at Hereford Station.

There are Stagecoach buses to Gloucester from Wormelow (approx. 1 mile from us).  It is Service 33. 

There are Stagecoach buses to Hereford Railway Station from Wormelow. This same bus comes from Hereford and goes to Gloucester.  It is Service 33.

The village of Much Dewchurch has a 14th century pub, The Black Swan.  They serve good quality food, it’s popular with locals and holiday makers are made to feel very welcome.

The village of Wormelow, just a mile away, has a pub – The Tump, Village shop and Post Office – Carrot and Wine.  Simply Stunning is also located here a home store selling furniture, soft furnishings, garden furniture and more.  It also has a café offering meals or just coffee and cake.

  • Wi-Fi broadband is provided.  Mobile phone quality is good.
  • A welcome pack of tea, coffee, sugar, milk and biscuits will be found in the kitchen.
  • All robes, linen and towels are provided.

ARRIVAL & CAR PARK FACILITIES

  • From Hereford travel the A49 towards Ross on Wye.  After going up The Callow turn right for Wormelow then turn immediately right into what looks like a lay-by.  You’ll see a signpost for HS Activities and Much Dewchurch Holiday Cottages 1 mile.  Lowe Farm is located through the iron gates on the right-hand side.
  • From Ross on Wye follow the A49 towards Hereford.  After the village of Haywood End proceed until you see a left-hand turn towards Wormelow.  After approx. 2 miles turn right then left signposted Much Dewchurch.  In the village of Much Dewchurch the lane is on the right-hand side just prior to the pub and opposite the church. Lowe Farm is located up the lane on the left-hand side. 
  • The large private car park has ample parking for numerous cars.
  • Luggage can be unloaded outside the front door.
  • The main entrance to the house is down three steps of different heights (5.5”, 8” & 7”.  From the lounge to the courtyard there’s one step down of 7”, from the dining room to the courtyard there’s one step down of 7” and also from the snug to the courtyard one of 7”.

OUTDOOR FACILITIES

  • The courtyard at the back of Lowe Farm has two picnic tables, parasols and BBQ’s. NB – there are several steps down to a gate that leads to a car parking area.
  • The front of the property also has two picnic tables and BBQ’s. (charcoal is not provided).

INDOOR – GROUND FLOOR

House Entrance 

Door leads you straight into the lounge, to the right is the snug room from there you can access the outside courtyard and on through to a cloakroom.  On through a boot room you access the Lowe Farm Cottage side of the house. From the lounge you can access the courtyard.  To the left is the kitchen which then leads to the hallway with staircase to first floor.  The hallway leads through to the dining room, again there’s access to the courtyard.  On through there’s a downstairs bedroom and a further staircase to the first floor. The ground floor is all on the same level.

  • Downstairs cloakroom with wash basin and toilet.
  • Snug Room 
  • Lounge
  • Kitchen
  • Two staircases, access to bedrooms/bathrooms/games room on first and second floors
  • Dining Room
  • Downstairs bedroom and en-suite with shower (there is one step up to this).
  • Second kitchen
  • Second lounge/dining area
  • Downstairs twin bedroom
  • Cloakroom with wash basin and toilet, hoover, mop and bucket

Lounge – Lowe Farm

  • Wood burner
  • Oak flooring
  • Three three-seater sofas and one two-seater. Coffee table
  • Freeview TV (50” screen)
  • DVD player
  • Doors onto courtyard

Lounge – Lowe Farm Cottage

  • Wood burner
  • Oak flooring with under floor heating
  • Three-seater and two-seater sofas, armchair and foot stool
  • Dining Table for 8 guests
  • Freeview TV (50” screen)

Kitchen – Lowe Farm

  • Fully equipped kitchen, gas range with 8 ring hob and double oven, electric oven, two microwaves, dishwasher, two fridge freezers, two kettles, cutlery, crockery, cooking pots and utensils for 22 guests
  • Centre island
  • Aga – not in use 

Kitchen – Lowe Farm Cottage

  • Electric oven and hob, dishwasher, microwave, kettle, crockery, cutlery, cooking pots and utensils
  • Iron & ironing board, dustpan & brush, mop & bucket, hoover
  • Aga – not in use

Dining Room

  • Two oak tables each seating 11 guests (22 total)
  • Woodburner
  • Laminate flooring
  • Highchairs
  • Door to courtyard

Downstairs Bedroom – Lowe Farm

  • Bedroom 1
    • Double bed
    • En-suite shower room and WC

Downstairs Bedroom – Lowe Farm Cottage

  • Bedroom 2
    • Twin room

Cloakroom with toilet and wash basin

First Floor – Lowe Farm

  • Bedroom 3
    • Super king bed
    • En-suite shower and WC (4 steps down from bedroom)
  • Bedroom 4
    • Double bed and single bed
  • Bedroom 5
    • Twin room

Bathroom – bath, wash basin

Separate toilet and wash basin

Games Room

  • Two three-seater sofas, two two-seater sofas
  • ¾ size snooker table
  • Football table
  • Wine cooler
  • TV for Xbox
  • CD player

First Floor – Lowe Farm Cottage

  • Bedroom 6
    • Double bed
    • En-suite shower room and WC
  • Bedroom 7
    • Double bed
  • Bedroom 8
    • Twin Room

Bathroom with bath, shower over, wash basin and WC

Second Floor – Lowe Farm

  • Bedroom 9
    • Single bed x 3
  • Bedroom 10
    • Double bed
    • En-suite bathroom and WC 

Shower room – shower, wash basin and WC

Lowe Farm is the original house, Lowe Farm Cottage is the new side.  This can be accessed via a front entrance also.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

The house handbook can be found on the coffee table.  This provides information regarding the house along with emergency contact information/details.

You will be met at the property, usually by the owners, and shown around.

CONTACT INFORMATION

Office Address: Bighouselets Ltd. 3 Agincourt Square, Monmouth. NP25 3BT

Lowe Farm Address:  Lowe Farm. Much Dewchurch, Hereford. HR2 8DG

Office Telephone: 01600 772929

Office Fax: 01600 714418

Email: enquiries@bhhl.co.uk

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