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Glen Estate Play Area

Ilex Avenue, Newtownards, Co. Down, BT23 4HN

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  • There is not a bus stop within 150m (164yds) of the venue.
  • The nearest National Rail station is Bangor West.
  • Comments View
    • The play area is located in the centre of the Glen Estate in Newtownards on the side of a sloping grassed area.
    • The nearest street and parking is in Ilex Avenue.

Opening Times

  • The venue is open 24hrs.


  • The venue does not have its own car park.

Access Point

  • Access Point View
    • This information is for the access point located at the front of the play area in the middle of the fencing.
    • There is not an information board/map at this access point.
    • There is step-free access at this access point.
    • There is a gate which opens towards you (pull).
    • The gate is difficult to open.
    • The width of the gap is 107cm.
  • Ramp/Slope View
    • The ramp/slope is located just before the access point on the pathway.
    • There is a slope with a very easy incline.
    • The gradient of the ramp/slope is slight.

Play Area

  • The play area is in a grassed recreation area, is protected by low metal rail fencing and paved throughout with soft rubberised paving.
  • Play equipment includes swings, cradle swings, a climbing frame and slide, spring seesaw, spring seat, helicopter climbing frame/swing and an accessible roundabout.
  • There are 2 bench's in the area.
  • The play area is lit by borrowed street lighting.

Toilet with Adaptations

  • Accessible toilet facilities are not available.

Standard Toilet(s)