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Specsavers

14 Queen Street, Barnsley, South Yorkshire, S70 1FG

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Opening Times

  • Monday 08:30 - 17:30.
  • Tuesday 08:30 - 17:30.
  • Wednesday 08:30 - 17:30.
  • Thursday 08:30 - 17:30.
  • Friday 08:30 - 17:30.
  • Saturday 08:30 - 17:00.
  • Sunday 10:00 - 17:00.

Location

  • The venue is situated within the centre of the city.
  • This venue is situated in Barnsley.
  • The venue is in a pedestrian area.
  • There is a bus stop within 150m (164yds) of the venue.
  • The nearest mainline station is Barnsley.

Parking

  • The venue does not have its own car park.
  • Public Car Parks View
    • There is a car park for public use within 200m (approx).
    • The name of the car park is The Mall.
    • The car park is located within the town centre.

Outside Access (Main Entrance)

  • This information is for the entrance located at the front of the venue.
  • There is not level access into the venue.
  • The main doors open towards you (pull).
  • The doors are double width.
  • The doors are heavy.
  • The door opening is 150cm (4ft 11in) wide.

Level Change (Main Entrance)

  • There is a ramp or slope to access this service.
  • The ramp or slope is located in front of the entrance.
  • The ramp or slope is easy.
  • The ramp or slope is permanent.
  • There is a level landing at the top of the ramp.

Counter (Reception Desk)

  • The counter is 7m (22ft 12in) from the main entrances .
  • There is level access to the counter from the entrance.
  • There is sufficient space to write or sign documents on the counter.
  • There is not a lowered section.
  • The height of the counter is medium.

Counter (Collections)

  • The counter is 10m (32ft 10in) from the main entrances .
  • There is level access to the counter from the entrance.
  • There is sufficient space to write or sign documents on the counter.
  • There is a lowered section.
  • The height of the counter is medium.
  • Lighting levels are bright.

Inside Access

  • There is level access to the service.
  • There is a hearing assistance system.
  • The system is a portable loop.
  • Staff are trained to use the system.
  • This venue does not play background music.
  • Lighting levels are adjustable.
  • Customers cannot charge scooters or wheelchairs at the venue.
  • The type of flooring in walkways and corridors is carpet and wood.

Waiting Room / Area

  • There is a waiting room / area.
  • The waiting room / area is 14m (15yd) from the main entrance .
  • There is level access into the waiting room / area.
  • There are not doors into the waiting room / area.
  • The type of flooring is carpet.
  • There is room for a wheelchair user to manoeuvre.
  • No chairs are permanently fixed.
  • Chairs with armrests are not available.
  • Announcements are in person.
  • Lighting levels are bright.
  • The room does have background music playing.
  • There is not a television.
  • There is space for an assistance dog to rest.
  • Vending machines are not available.
  • There is not a children's play area.

Other Floors

  • Steps View
    • The floors which are accessible by stairs are LG-G.
    • There are 15+ steps between floors.
    • The steps are clearly marked.
    • The steps are medium.
    • The steps do have handrails.
    • The steps have a handrail on both sides.
    • There is not a landing.
    • The lighting level is bright.
  • Other View
    • The services on the floors which are not accessible are the hearing centre and some consultation rooms.

Reception (Downstairs Reception)

  • The desk is 4m (13ft 1in) from the stairs .
  • There is not level access to reception from the entrance.
  • The reception desk is medium height.
  • The desk does not have a lowered section.
  • Lighting levels are bright.
  • The desk is generally staffed.
  • There is sufficient space to write or sign documents on the desk.

Consultation / Treatment Room (Eye Test Room)

  • There are 5 consultation/treatment rooms available.
  • The room surveyed was 4.
  • The consultation / treatment room is 10m (32ft 10in) from the stairs .
  • There is not level access to the consultation / treatment room.
  • There are doors into the consultation / treatment room.
  • The main doors open away from you (push).
  • The doors are single width.
  • The doors are heavy.
  • The door opening is 84cm (2ft 9in) wide.
  • The type of flooring is carpet.
  • There is room for a wheelchair user to manoeuvre.
  • There is not a bed / couch.
  • There is a chair.
  • The chair is adjustable.
  • All chairs with armrests available.
  • No chairs are permanently fixed.
  • All tables are permanently fixed.
  • Lighting levels are adjustable.
  • The room does not have background music playing.
  • A flashing alarm is not available.
  • A vibrating alarm is not available.
  • Comments View
    • Four of the treatment rooms are downstairs, and the fifth treatment room is at the back of the ground floor.

Consultation / Treatment Room (Hearing Centre)

  • There are 1 consultation/treatment rooms available.
  • The room surveyed was the Hearing Centre.
  • The consultation / treatment room is 7m (22ft 12in) from the stairs .
  • There is not level access to the consultation / treatment room.
  • There are doors into the consultation / treatment room.
  • The main doors open away from you (push).
  • The doors are single width.
  • The doors are heavy.
  • The door opening is 86cm (2ft 10in) wide.
  • The type of flooring is carpet.
  • There is room for a wheelchair user to manoeuvre.
  • There is not a bed / couch.
  • There is a chair.
  • The chair is not adjustable.
  • No chairs with armrests available.
  • No chairs are permanently fixed.
  • All tables are permanently fixed.
  • Lighting levels are bright.
  • The room does not have background music playing.
  • A flashing alarm is not available.
  • A vibrating alarm is not available.

Accessible Toilet

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

Standard Toilet(s)

Additional Info

  • A bowl of water can be provided for an assistance dog.