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Sunnyhurst Woods

Sunnyhurst Woods, Darwen, Blackburn, Lancashire, BB3 0LA

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Introduction

  • Sunnyhurst Woods is a valley covering 85 acres.

Opening Times

  • The venue is open 24hrs.

Location

  • There is not a bus stop within 150m (164yds) of the venue.
  • The nearest National Rail station is Darwen.

Parking

  • The venue does have its own car park.
  • Venue Car Park View
    • Parking is free for all users.
    • The car park is located off Tockholes Road.
    • The car park type is open air/surface.
    • There is/are 0 Blue Badge 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 loose chippings.
    • There is not a road to cross between the car park and the entrance.
    • The car park does not have a height restriction barrier.
  • Drop off Point View
    • There is not a designated drop off point.
  • Comments View
    • Unmarked standard on-street parking is also available on Sunnyhurst Lane and Earnsdale Road.

Outside Access (Lynchgate Entrance)

  • This information is for the entrance located on Davenham Road.
  • There is not level access into the venue.
  • The main door(s) open(s) away from you (push).
  • The door(s) is / are double.
  • The door(s) is / are heavy.
  • The width of the door opening is 210cm (6ft 11in).

Level Change (Lynchgate Entrance)

  • There is a ramp/slope to access this area/service.
  • The ramp/slope is located in front and immediately beyond the entrance.
  • The ramp/slope is easy.

Outside Access (Earnsdale Road Entrance)

  • This information is for the entrance located on Earnsdale Road.
  • There is not level access into the venue.
  • There are no doors at this entrance.
  • The width of the door opening is 300cm (9ft 10in).

Level Change (Earnsdale Road Entrance)

  • There is a ramp/slope to access this area/service.
  • The ramp/slope is located in front and immediately beyond the entrance.
  • The ramp/slope is moderate.

Outside Access (Potters Gate Entrance)

  • This information is for the entrance located on Sunnyhurst Lane.
  • There is not level access into the venue.
  • There are no doors at this entrance.
  • The width of the door opening is 120cm (3ft 11in).

Level Change (Potters Gate Entrance)

  • There is a ramp/slope to access this area/service.
  • The ramp/slope is located in front and immediately beyond the entrance.
  • The ramp/slope is moderate.
  • There is a/are step(s) to access this area/service.
  • The step(s) is/are located immediately beyond the entrance.
  • There is/are 2 step(s) to the area/service.
  • There is not tactile paving at the top and bottom of the steps.
  • The step(s) is/are not clearly marked.
  • The step(s) is/are medium height (11cm - 17cm).
  • There is not a/are not handrail(s) at the step(s).
  • The ramp/slope does not bypass the step(s).

Outside Access (Earnsdale Road Entrance)

  • This information is for the entrance located on Earnsdale Road.
  • There is not level access into the venue.
  • There are no doors at this entrance.
  • The width of the door opening is 380cm (12ft 6in).

Level Change (Earnsdale Road Entrance)

  • There is a ramp/slope to access this area/service.
  • The ramp/slope is located in front and immediately beyond the entrance.
  • The ramp/slope is moderate.

Parks and Gardens

  • The park or garden does have footpaths.
  • The path(s) has a / have loose wood chippings, tarmac, gravel and muddy surface(s).
  • The majority of the path(s) is / are wide enough for wheelchair users.
  • There are easy, moderate and steep slopes on the paths.
  • There are bench seats situated along the paths for people to rest.
  • Comments View
    • There are steps throughout the grounds. The steps are medium height with handrails on the right going up.

Accessible Toilet

  • There are not accessible toilet facilities within this venue.

Standard Toilet(s)