Access for People with Disabilities and Mobility Problems
We welcome people with disabilities to our site. We also welcome assistance dogs, although regretfully we cannot allow any animals on our mill tours because of the strict hygiene restrictions relating to food preparation areas. Please contact us in advance of your visit if you have any particular questions.
The Visitor Centre site is set within an old farm yard. Access around the main courtyard is on paved stones with slight inclines in places.
Parking: Vehicles carrying people with limited mobility are permitted to stop at the drop-off point directly outside the main entrance. There are two dedicated parking bays available within the main car park for Blue Badge holders.
WCs: The toilet block within the Visitor Centre Shop has a separate wheelchair accessible toilet with level access. The toilet within the Scrumpy House Restaurant-café has level access but no separate wheelchair accessible toilet.
Visitor Centre and Cider Sales: Access to the counter area of the Shop and cider tasting area is without steps.
Gift Shop: Access to the counter area of the Shop is without steps.
Tea Room: Access to the counter area of the Tea Room, indoor and outdoor seating is without steps.
Farm Park: To enter or exit the Farm Park is on the level via a gate requiring a key holder. Please call first at the Visitor Centre Shop and an Assistant will provide access. Access around the Farm Park is on rural surfaces, mainly cut grass, in keeping with the nature of the site. The natural surface has an incline that can be muddy and uneven and may cause some difficulty for visitors who use a wheelchair or have impaired mobility.
Orchard Walk: Access to the orchard Orchard Walk is through the Farm Park and comprises of an undulating, uneven grass path.
Mill Tours: Westons is a working cider mill and the tour route can be difficult to negotiate. With slopes, uneven surfaces and several flights of stairs, regretfully our mill tours are not suitable for wheelchair users or for those with impaired mobility. A video telling the Westons story is available, which can be watched free of charge, in the
Dray Rides: The Westons Dray is of a traditional construction and is accessed via a flight of five steps.
Scrumpy House Restaurant-Café: Access to the restaurant-café, bar and seating is without steps.