Notes to guests
Wi-Fi: Free Wi-Fi included.
Utilities: All utilities, bedding and towels provided.
Parking: Free parking is available within 100yds of the apartment using scratch cards which can be provided for a nominal fee of just £2.00 for four nights 24/7 on-street parking. There is also a Pay & Display car park 50yds away.
Note: The apartment is conveniently situated a few minutes’ walk to the harbour, beach, shops, restaurants and bars; it is almost diagonally opposite the pretty Pannett Park, with its wonderful children’s play area and lovely gardens which house the Whitby Museum – well worth a visit – and close to Whitby’s Leisure complex, which includes an indoor swimming pool.
This property is not suitable for children under 5 years old.
Abbey View Apartment is a modern 3rd floor apartment, with lift access.
Arrival and Car Parking
There is unrestricted on street parking on the road outside the property, which is available on a first come basis as well as parking via scratch cards within 100M of the apartment entrance.
Entrance and Communal Areas
Entrance to the apartment building is via the front doors. Access to these doors is just a few steps from the main road down a gentle slope. The double entrance doors unlock through an electronic key pad system, which is 135cm from floor level. The doors are each 85cm wide and can be opened as a single or double doorway. The pull handles are 120cm from floor level. There is level access to the inner entrance hallway. This area houses the master control panel for the fire alarm system along with the post boxes for the apartments. A second pair of doors provides access to the staircases and lift. These doors are the same dimensions as the main entrance doors and have pull handles at 105cm. There is a third pair of doors at the same dimensions that provide access to the rear private parking area and bin storage. All of the communal areas in the apartment building have automatic lights and solid flooring. The lift call button is around 1M from floor level and the door has an opening width of 90cm. The button for the 3rd floor is at 110cm from floor level. The stairs up to the apartment are 105cm wide and have handrails on both sides at 98cm. There are landings on each floor of the apartment building and half landings between floors. There are 16 steps between each floor and each step is 19cm high.
Apartment Entrance and Hallway
The apartment entrance door is inward opening and has a clear opening of 80cm. The lock is at 90cm and the lever handle is at 1M. The door opens into the carpeted hallway. All of the rooms are off this hallway, which is a generous size but narrows in one place to 1M. All of the internal timber doors have opening widths of 78cm and lever handles at 1M. All light switches in the apartment are around 115cm from floor level. The apartment has under-floor heating with multiple zones controlled by wall mounted units. The apartment has a pressurised hot water system.
The open plan lounge and dining area is carpeted and measures 3.1M by 5.9M. The lounge area contains comfortable sofas for 4, a TV and entertainment unit, a book case and a 42cm high coffee table that sits on a central rug. A pair of double doors opens onto a Juliet balcony. The dining area contains a table and 4 chairs. The table height is 74cm. The spaces around the table are 70cm to 3 sides and 130cm to the remaining side. The lounge leads on to the open plan kitchen. The kitchen has linoleum flooring and measures 2.7M by 3.1M. The kitchen has a range of wall and floor mounted units and a laminate worktop at 91cm high. The built under appliances include a dishwasher and a washer dryer. There is a tall built in fridge freezer with handle heights of 1M and 1.3M. The built in single electric oven has a handle height of 133cm. The electric halogen glass hob has 4 rings and an extractor above. The kettle, toaster and microwave sit on top of the worktop. There is also a table and 2 chairs in this area.
The master bedroom is carpeted and measures 2.9M by 3.6M. The room contains a 4 foot 6 inch double bed with a mattress height of 50cm. The spaces around the bed are 70cm at the left, 60cm at the right and 80cm at the bottom. The room also contains a double wardrobe, a chest of drawers and 2 bedside tables.
The twin bedroom is carpeted and measures 2.9M by 3M. The room contains a pair of 3 foot single beds with mattress heights of 50cm. The beds are against opposite walls and have 90cm between them and 1M at the bottom. The room also contains a wardrobe and 2 bedside tables.
The bathroom has a tiled floor and measures 1.7M by 1.9M. The room contains a bath with shower over and screen, a wash basin with vanity unit below and a WC. There is also a storage cupboard off the hallway, which houses the hot water system.