Barn House Mews, 2 Low Green, Gainford, Darlington DL2 3DS
01325 730677

Access Statement

Access Statement for Barn House, Gainford. This access statement does not contain personal opinions as to our suitability for those with access needs, but aims to accurately describe the facilities and services that we offer all our guests.


Barn House Mews is self-catering holiday accommodation situated on the village green in Gainford in Teesdale. It sleeps up to 5  people and has 3 bedrooms. We look forward to welcoming you. If you have any quereis or require any assistance please phome 01325 730677 or email

 Key Collection, Welcome and Car Parking

  • The key can be collected from the owner at Barn House, 2 Low Green which is next door.
  • Arrival tiime is from 3pm, leaving before 10am.
  • Parking is available for up to 4 cars in the enclosed paved courtyard. On-street parking is also available.
  • The area is well lit by dusk to dawn lighting.

 Entrance to Property

  • There is one step to the front door.
  • There is a dusk to dawm lamp by the front door.
  • The floor covering inside the entrance is short pile carpet.

Halls, Stairs, Landings, Passageways

  • The hall and stairs are well lit, using a combination of wall, ceiling and natural light
  • The floor covering is short pile carpet.
  • The staircase to the first floor has 14 steps.


  • The lounge is on the first floor.
  • The room is furnished with one 3-seat sofa, one 2-seat sofa , a low coffee table, a nest of low tables and a bookcase.
  • Furniture can be moved.
  • There is a widescreen digital television with remote control and freesat and a DVD player.
  • Lighting is by natural daylight and by night levels are controlled by dimmer switches with wall lights and table lamps around the room.
  • Flooring is short pile fitted carpet.

Dining Room

  • The dining area is on the first floor with level entry from the kitchen and the lounge.
  • The round dining table is extendable.
  • There is free space around the table.
  • There are 5 chairs (all moveable) with no arms.
  • Lighting is by natural daylight with wall lighting and a table lamp.
  • Flooring is short pile fitted carpet.


  • The kitchen is on the first floor with step-free level access from the dining area.
  • There is a breakfast bar with 2 stools.
  • Electric cooker, fridge, microwave, electric kettle, toaster are all provided.
  • There is laminate flooring.

Bedrooms and Sleeping Areas

  • The en-suite master bedroom has a double bed.
  • There is one twin bedroom with washbasin.
  • There is one single bedroom.
  • All bedrooms are on the first floor and have natural lighting.
  • At night there is wall and ceiling lighting and bedside lamps are provided.
  • Flooring is short pile fitted carpet.

Bathrooms, Shower-Rooms and Toiltets

  • There is onefirst-floor en-suite bathroom with shower, washbasin and wc and non-slip laminate flooring.
  • There is one family bathroom on the ground floor with over-bath shower, washbasin and wc with non-slip laminate flooring.

Additional Information

  • There is a washing machine with dying facilities on the ground floor.
  • There is a rotary dryer provided in the courtyard.
  • Dogs are welcome.
  • The mobile phone reception can be poor.
  • The nearest A&E Unit is Darlington Memorial Hospital DL3 6HX, 8.6 miles away.
  • The nearest Doctor's Surgery is Gainford Surgery, Main Road, 200 yards away.
  • The nearest Vetinary Surgery is Castle Vets, Hamire Business Park, Barnard Castle, 7 miles away.

Contact Information

  • Name       Mrs Joan Bock
  • Address    Barn House, 2 Low Green, Gainford, DL2 3DS
  • Telephone 01325 730677
  • Email
  • Local Accessible Taxi    T&D Exe cutive Car Hire, 07759408006,
  • Local Public Transport   Arriva X75 and X76 bus between Darlington and Middleton-in-Teesdale.