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Grange Play Area

Thornhill Drive, Grange Drive (off Doagh Road), Ballyclare, Newtownabbey, BT39 9RD

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Introduction

  • Services / facilities within the grounds include a football and basketball court and a play area.

Location

  • The venue is situated outside the centre of the town.
  • This venue is situated in Newtownabbey.
  • There is not a bus stop within 150m (164yds) of the venue.
  • The nearest mainline station is Mossley West.

Parking

  • This venue does have its own car park.
  • Parking is free for all users.
  • The car park is at the front and side of the venue.
  • The car park type is open air/surface.
  • There are 0 designated parking bay(s) within the car park.
  • The route from the car park to the entrance is accessible to a wheelchair user with assistance.
  • Assistance may be required because there is/are uneven surfaces.
  • The car park surface is tarmac.
  • There is not a dropped kerb/non stepped access from the car park to the venue.
  • The patron does not have to cross a road.
  • The car park does not have a height restriction barrier.
  • There is not a designated drop off point.

Access Point (Main Entrance)

  • Access Point View
    • This information is for the access point located at the right hand side.
    • There is not an information board/map at this access point.
    • There is ramped/sloped access at this access point.
    • There is a gate which opens towards you (pull).
    • The gate is easy to open.
    • The gate has a sliding bolt lock.
    • The width of the gap is 106cm.
  • Ramp/Slope View
    • The ramp/slope is located in front of the entrance.
    • The gradient of the ramp/slope is steep.
    • The ramp/slope is permanent.
    • There is not a level landing at the top of the ramp/slope.

Access Point (Side Entrance)

  • Access Point View
    • This information is for the access point located at the side of the basketball court.
    • There is not an information board/map at this access point.
    • There is ramped/sloped access at this access point.
    • There is a gate which opens towards you (pull).
    • The gate is easy to open.
    • The gate has a sliding bolt lock.
    • The width of the gap is 109cm.
  • Ramp/Slope View
    • The ramp/slope is located leading up to the entrance.
    • The gradient of the ramp/slope is steep.
    • The ramp/slope is permanent.
    • There is not a level landing at the top of the ramp/slope.

Play Area

  • There is level access to the service.
  • Motorised scooters are allowed in public parts of the venue.
  • The play area surface is soft sprung throughout.
  • There is no specific play equipment suitable for disabled children.

Access Point (Basketball Court)

  • Access Point View
    • This information is for the access point located at the front of the basketball court.
    • There is not an information board/map at this access point.
    • There is ramped/sloped access at this access point.
    • There is no gate at this access point.
    • The width of the gap is 91cm.
  • Ramp/Slope View
    • The ramp/slope is located in front of the entrance.
    • The gradient of the ramp/slope is steep.
    • The ramp/slope is permanent.
    • There is not a level landing at the top of the ramp/slope.

Inside Access (Basketball Court)

Accessible Toilet

  • There are not accessible toilets within this venue designated for public use.

Standard Toilet(s)

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