Access Statement


The Green is a grade II listed stone built mid terraced cottage in the Main Street of the village of Market Overton.

The Green sleeps 5 people and has 3 bedrooms all upstairs.  There is a bathroom with bath and shower upstairs and a utility/cloakroom with toilet downstairs. The cottage has recently been refurbished. The cottage has hassle free central heating.



The nearest bus stop is 100meters in Main Street. There are  buses from Oakham .

The nearest train station is Oakham. There are taxis available.

There is a well-stocked Community shop 100 meters away.

We have a web site with photos of most rooms.

All guests are provided with directions.

We can be contacted by phone or email for further assistance.


Arrival and parking facilities

There is a paved footpath outside the cottage.

Off road parking is outside the cottage.

There are 2 steps down to the path leading to the front door from the footpath. The first 14cms the second12cms.

There is an outside light.


Main entrance

The main entrance is in Main Street. There is a step down14cms into the cottage.

The front door is 180cms high and 80cms wide.

The keyhole is 89cms up.

There is a small hall leading to the stairs and the sitting room.


Sitting room

There is a low ceiling 200cms and the door is 170 cms high and 82 wide.

There is a sofa and two chairs.

There is a TV and a DVD both with remote controls. There is a coffee table and a console table.

There are wall lights and a table light.

The floor is carpeted.



The door to the kitchen is 172cms high and 79cms wide.

There are 3 steps down14cms,14cms,14cms and 22cms  into the kitchen.

The kitchen floor is lino.

The kitchen is equipped with an electric cooker, with a pull down door, a gas hob with an extractor fan, a fridge freezer, microwave and an integral dishwasher. There is a fire blanket.

The units are 90cms high and 61cms wide. The work surface is wooden.

There are spotlights.


The snug

The doorway is 87cms wide by 190cms high.

The snug is off the kitchen up a step21cms. It is a small seating area with books and games. It has two armchairs and a table.

The floor is carpeted.


The conservatory/dining room

The doorway is 190cms high and 74cms wide

There is a 14cms step into this room.

The floor is carpeted.

This room has a table and 6 chairs and 3 other chairs.

It is lit by wall lights.



This room has a toilet and hand basin and washer dryer for laundry, also an ironing board and iron.


There are 9 stairs to the next floor.

 They are20cms/18cms/20cms/20cms/20cms/20cms/20cms/20cms/18cms high,95cms wide and 23cms deep.

There is ceiling light on the landing.

All bedrooms are carpeted.  All bedding is non-feather.


Bedroom 1

The door is 71cms wide and 172cms high.

There is a 23cm step up into this bedroom.

This has a metal framed bed which is 60cms high and wide and long. There are bedside tables and lights, a large built-in wardrobe and a dressing table. The space to the left of the bed is 132cms and to the right 61cms.there is a pedant light


Bedroom 2

The door is 172cms high and 84cms wide.

There is a step down into this room 15cms.

There are 2 metal framed beds both 90cms wide54 high and 190 long. There is a bedside table and table light in between .Also an antique wardrobe. The space between the beds is 58cms.This room has a sloping ceiling with a pendant light.


Inner Hall

There is a 20cms step up to this small hall.


Bedroom 3

The door is 170cms high and 66cms wide

There are two steps down14cms/21cms.

This room has a metal bed 54cms high 145cms wide and 190 long. Assess to this bed is from one side. The space to the left of the bed is 97cms. There is a built-in wardrobe, bedside table and  bedside light.

The ceiling is sloping with a pendant light.



The door is 19cms high and 73cms wide.

The bathroom has lino. There is a bath57cms high with wall mounted shower with shower screen, plus a toilet 40cms high and hand basin 57cms high.Free floor space 199cms by 96cms narrowing to 64cms.


The garden

The garden is accessed through the conservatory double doors.

There are three steps up 22cms17cms)17cms.There is a patio with seating. The garden is lawn and flower beds. There is a step up to the path leading down the garden to the secure shed for cycles and outdoor items.