Adapted summer home

Ramp and outdoor kitchen were built to make the summer home wheelchair accessible.

Entrance with step and ramp on the side
Entrance with step and ramp on the side

Description
One-storey house with 2 bedrooms, kitchen, bathroom and extra toilet. To make the house accessible ramps were installed on the front (see photos 1 and 2) and back of the veranda. An adapted outdoor kitchen was installed on the veranda. The indoor kitchen was not adapted. The ramp to the entrance door goes along the wall and leads to a platform in front of the entrance door.

Used since
1995

Paid for by
The user

This tip is from 2005

Ramp to entrance
Ramp to entrance
Ramp to veranda
Ramp to veranda

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Tipsare: Claes

Claes lives in an apartment together with his wife and a son. He is working full time. In 1984 he was injured and has a low tetraplegia. He does not have any personal assistance.