Access Statement


  • Tel number: 017684 86334
  • Address: 1863 Restaurant with Rooms, Elm House, High Street, Pooley Bridge, CA10 2NH
  • Email:
  • On bus route from Penrith to Glenridding
  • Easy access by car, 5 miles and 20 minutes from Penrith and M6 junction 40 and a short distance from the A6.
  • Local taxis available including specially adapted disabled vehicles.

Arrival & Car Parking Facilities

  • Car parking is adjacent to the building

Main Entrance, Reception and Dining Areas

  • Main entrance is wide, with two steps. A ramp is to the right of the building.
  • Outdoor surfaces newly paved in level flagstones.
  • Reception and dining areas accessed through wide doorways suitable for wheelchairs. All downstairs areas on the same level with no steps to negotiate. There is a slight decline leading down to the toilets where the floor is sloped.
  • Main entrance clearly illuminated at night.
  • A large ground floor toilet with separate area for a wheelchair is provided for public and disabled use.

Upstairs areas and bedrooms

  • 5 bedrooms are on the first and 2 second floors, there is no lift.
  • Access to the first floor is up a wide staircase with steps.
  • Access to the second floor is up a narrower staircase.

Additional Information

  • The evacuation point in the event of a fire is on the car park in front of the garage, away from the main building.

To whom do I direct questions or concerns regarding this statement?

Questions or concerns regarding this privacy policy should be directed to the General Manager by



- Summer Break - 

We are currently closed for our Summer break. 1863 will re-open on Thursday 3rd August.

In the meantime, if you have an enquiry please email:

See you soon, Team 1863