Access Statement for New Farm Restaurant
Access statement for the New Farm Restaurant with rooms
We aim to cater for the needs of our visitors to New Farm Restaurant with Rooms. The following statement is a summary of our provision. If you have any specific questions please feel free to call us and we will be delighted to help – there are no ground floor bedrooms.
There is a bus stop 500 metres from our front door with local services run by SouthWest Coaches, Berry’s Coaches also stop here with a service coming direct from Hammersmith, London. We are happy to arrange collection from the bus stop.
The nearest train station is Crewkerne which is approximately 15 minutes by car
The nearest local taxi service operates out of South Petherton 1.5 miles away, other local taxis are available, please see below.
Menus can be provided in large print by prior arrangement.
Arrival & Car Parking Facilities
On arrival to the property, the entrance to the car park is situated to the right of the building.
The surface is flat from the road but with a slope leading from the car park to the main entrance of the restaurant which leads into the Restaurant/reception area.
The main entrance is also accessible via the pavement or from the road and guests can be dropped off here.
There are no marked parking bays but room for 11 cars.
We are more than happy to assist our guests with their luggage.
The village of South Petherton is 20 minutes walk along roads and pavements from the restaurant.
Main Entrance & Reception
There are no steps on entering the restaurant, by the road or via the car park.
The front door is always open during normal restaurant hours, please come on in, the door is wide enough to accommodate wheelchairs.
The entrance opens out to a downstairs eating area and reception area with log fire and seating around. A small dispense bar serves as reception. There is a door to the right leading to the 3 bedrooms which are all upstairs
There is a staircase to the left of the reception desk which leads to a first floor eating area.
Neither floor is carpeted.
Public Areas - WC
There are 3 public W.C.’s available on the ground floor. The largest one can facilitate wheelchair access but has no frame, grab rail or handicap.
Restaurant, Bar & Lounge
Breakfast is served in the Restaurant on the ground floor.
Furniture can be moved on request.
We play background music in the Restaurant & Lounge during lunch and dinner, radio at breakfast.
In the lounge there are seats of various heights.
Not available on the premises but the village of South Petherton has a Post Office, Co-op convenience store, Pharmacy, Greengrocers, Butchers, Hardware store & Bank amongst others.
All bedrooms have Flat screen Television and Freeview.
There are three bedrooms, two double and one twin, all have ensuite shower facilities and one double has a spa bath incorporated
Dogs are welcome in one of our rooms with a £10.00 surcharge, but are not allowed on beds or to be left alone in the room.
Due to the age and structure of the building, mobile phone reception can be poor in some areas of the hotel.
Broadband wifi is available in the reception and restaurant area.
No Smoking throughout.
Special dietary requirements can be catered for, please advise on booking.
Address: New Farm Restaurant, Over Stratton, Somerset, TA13 5LQ
Fax: We do not have a fax machine.
Hours of Business
Lunch: Wed – Fri from 12.00
Evening Meals: Tues – Sat from 7.00
Other times for group bookings by prior arrangement.
Southwest coaches: 01935 475872 Web http://www.southwestcoaches.co.uk
Berrys Coaches (London superfast): 01823 331356 Web http://www.berryscoaches.co.uk/
Local Taxi Numbers: Robinstaxis (South Petherton) 07947 604 355 or 01460 249733
Crewkerne Taxis 01460 210007
Airline Taxis 01935 414444