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John Lewis - Fourth Floor

300 Oxford Street, Marylebone, London, W1C 1DX

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About this venue

John Lewis is one of the UK’s top department store chains. Offering a massive range of brands and departments with great customer service delivered by the John Lewis partners. Prices are competitive because of the ‘Never Knowingly Undersold’ promise. Most stores have facilities for disabled people including accessible toilets. The flagship store in Oxford Street is one of the largest in the UK and one of the most visited shops on the street.

Access Guide

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Introduction

Getting Here (Oxford Street - Between Bond Street Station and Oxford Circus)

Building Layout

  • Floor/Level Listings;.
  • Lower Ground Floor: Waitrose & Partners Foodhall, Customer Services, Wine Bar and Alcohol Area, Kitchenware/Glasswear and Chinawear, Electrical and Home Storage, After Sales Support and Gifts/Gift Food.
  • Ground Floor: Handbags and Leathergoods, Jewellery and Watches, Sunglasses, Beauty and Toiletries, Customer Information Point, Jane Packer Florist and Menswear and Shoes.
  • 1st Floor: Womenswear, Lingerie, Standard Female Toilets, Café Bar by Benugo, Women's Shoes/Shoe Room and The Style Studio.
  • 2nd Floor: Homeware, Standard Male and Female Toilets, Homeware Ordering Desks, Benugo Café and Carpet Ordering Desks.
  • 3rd Floor: Homeware, The Space, Rossopomodoro Restaurant, Outdoor Living, Accessible Toilet and Standard Female Toilets.
  • 4th Floor: Comptoir Libanais Café, Nursery Furniture & Prams, Nursery Furniture & Prams After Sales, Meet Your Nursery, Toys & Haberdashery, Accessible Toilet, Parent & Baby Room and Standard Toilets.
  • 5th Floor: The Place to Eat Restaurant, Parent & Baby Room, Accessible Toilet, Standard Toilets, Audio Visual, Audio Visual Technical Support, Customer Services, Bureau De Change, Gift Wrap, Sports & Travelgoods, Kuoni Travel and David Chulov Opticians.

Opening Times (Store)

  • Monday 09:30 - 20:00.
  • Tuesday 09:30 - 20:00.
  • Wednesday 09:30 - 20:00.
  • Thursday 09:30 - 21:00.
  • Friday 09:30 - 20:00.
  • Saturday 09:30 - 20:00.
  • Sunday 12:00 - 18:00.

Opening Times (Waitrose & Partners Foodhall Lower Ground Floor)

  • Monday 09:30 - 20:00.
  • Tuesday 08:30 - 20:00.
  • Wednesday 08:30 - 20:00.
  • Thursday 08:30 - 20:00.
  • Friday 09:30 - 20:00.
  • Saturday 09:30 - 20:00.
  • Sunday 12:00 - 18:00.

Getting Help and Assistance

  • There is a member of staff available for help and assistance.
  • There is not a member of staff trained in British Sign Language.
  • British Sign Language interpreters cannot be provided on request.
  • The alternative formats documents can be provided in include; Braille on request and large print on request.
  • There is not an assistance dog toilet or toileting area at the venue/nearby.
  • Water bowls for assistance dogs are available.
  • There are not mobility aids available.

Public Parking

Access to the Fourth Floor

  • For more information about the access to the store and lift access to the fourth floor, please see the Access Guide for John Lewis - Ground Floor.

Eating and Drinking (Comptoir Libanais Café Fourth Floor)

  • Location and Access View
    • The following information is for the café.
    • The café is located on the fourth floor, to the left as you exit the Cavendish Square lifts.
    • There is step-free access, via lift, to the café.
  • Service and Menus View
    • Tables cannot be booked in advance.
    • There is a counter where food and drink can be ordered and table service (on request only).
    • Staff can bring food and/or drinks to tables.
    • Menu types include; handheld menus.
    • Menus are clearly written.
    • Menus are presented in contrasting colours.
    • Staff can read menus to customers if requested.
    • The type of food served here is Lebanese Cuisine.
    • Plastic/takeaway cups are available.
    • Adapted cups are not available.
    • Adapted cutlery is not available.
    • Drinking straws are available.
    • This area does play background music.
    • Background music is only played at certain times.
    • There is not a hearing assistance system.
    • The hearing assistance system is not signed.
    • There is not a portable card machine available for payment.
  • Service Counter(s) View
    • The height of the counter is 122cm.
    • The height of the lowered section at the counter is 92cm.
    • There is not a clear knee recess beneath the low/lowered section of the counter.
    • There is not a moveable card machine available for payment.
  • Tables and Seating View
    • There is ample room for a wheelchair user to manoeuvre.
    • The majority of tables are accessible to wheelchair users.
    • The height between the floor and the underside of the lowest dining table is 72cm.
    • The distance between the floor and the underside of the highest dining table is 76cm.
    • Some tables are permanently fixed.
    • Some chairs are permanently fixed.
    • No chairs have armrests on both sides.
    • The type of flooring in this area is vinyl.
    • There is some flooring which is shiny and could cause issues with glare or look slippery to some people.
    • There is flooring which includes patterns or colours which could be confusing or look like steps or holes to some people.
    • The lighting levels are moderate to good.
    • There are three steps to navigate to the left of the main counter to reach some additional seating.
      The steps are 14cm in height, not clearly marked and have a handrail on both sides.
      Photographs 12 and 13 show the steps and seating in this area.
  • Opening Times View
    • Monday 10:00 - 19:00.
    • Tuesday 10:00 - 19:00.
    • Wednesday 10:00 - 19:00.
    • Thursday 10:00 - 19:00.
    • Friday 10:00 - 19:00.
    • Saturday 10:00 - 19:00.
    • Sunday 11:30 - 17:00.

Area (Nursery Furniture and Prams Fourth Floor)

  • Location and Access View
    • Nursery Furniture and Prams Fourth Floor is located on the fourth floor, to the left as you exit the Cavendish Square lifts.
    • There is step free access to this area, via lift.
    • Main routes should have a width of 100cm with side aisles at a width of 75cm.
    • The majority of aisles have room to manoeuvre.
    • There is step free access throughout the aisle(s).
    • There is some flooring which is shiny and could cause issues with glare or look slippery to some people.

Area (Nursery Furniture and Prams After Sales Fourth Floor)

  • Location and Access View
    • Nursery Furniture and Prams After Sales Fourth Floor is located on the fourth floor in Nursery Furniture & Prams.
    • There is step free access to this area.
    • Main routes should have a width of 100cm with side aisles at a width of 75cm.
    • The majority of aisles have room to manoeuvre.
    • There is step free access throughout the aisle(s).
  • Comments View
    • There are two desks in this area which are used for after sales queries.
    • The desks are 72cm in height and have chairs with armrests on both sides.

Area (Meet Your Nursery Team Fourth Floor)

  • Location and Access View
    • Meet Your Nursery Team Fourth Floor is located on the fourth floor, at the rear of the Nursery Furniture and Prams Departments.
    • There is step free access to this area.
    • Main routes should have a width of 100cm with side aisles at a width of 75cm.
    • The majority of aisles have room to manoeuvre.
    • There is step free access throughout the aisle(s).
    • There is some flooring which is shiny and could cause issues with glare or look slippery to some people.
  • Comments View
    • There are three desks in the area for customers to discuss all things nursery.
    • The desks are 72cm in height with chairs without armrests.

Area (Childrenswear Fourth Floor)

  • Location and Access View
    • Childrenswear Fourth Floor is located on the fourth floor, to the left as you exit the Oxford Street lifts.
    • There is step free access to this area, via lift.
    • Main routes should have a width of 100cm with side aisles at a width of 75cm.
    • The majority of aisles have room to manoeuvre.
    • There is step free access throughout the aisle(s).
    • There is some flooring which is shiny and could cause issues with glare or look slippery to some people.
  • Till Point(s) View
    • There is step free access to the till point(s).
    • The nearest till point(s) is/are approximately 27m from the Oxford Street lifts.
    • The till point(s) is/are clearly signed.
    • The common height of the till point(s) is/are 110cm.
    • There is a lowered section at the till point(s).
    • The height of the lowered section at the till point(s) is 86cm.
    • There is not a clear knee recess beneath the lowered section(s) of the till point(s).
    • There is a hearing assistance system at the till point(s).
    • The hearing assistance system is signed.
    • There are not windows, TVs, glazed screens or mirrors behind the till point(s) which could adversely affect the ability of someone to lip read.
    • The till point(s) is/are not placed in front of a background which is patterned.
    • There are four till points available.
  • Accessible Fitting Room(s) View
    • There is/are 7 fitting room(s) in total within this area 1 of which is an accessible fitting room.
    • There is step free access to the accessible fitting room(s).
    • The accessible fitting room(s) is/are not clearly signed.
    • There is not a curtain opening to access the accessible fitting room(s).
    • The clear width of the fitting room opening is 110cm.
    • The dimensions of the accessible fitting room(s) are 190cm x 235cm.
    • There is not clear manoeuvring space in the accessible fitting room(s), due to storage.
    • There is not a/are not wall mounted rail(s) in the accessible fitting room(s).
    • There is not a drop down rail in the accessible fitting room(s).
    • There is a mirror in the accessible fitting room(s), the bottom edge of the mirror is 25cm from the floor.
    • There is not a coat hook in the accessible fitting room(s).
    • There is a functional emergency alarm in the accessible fitting room(s).
    • There is a bench seat in the accessible fitting room(s).
    • The height of the chair from the floor is 46cm.
    • There is not an assistance bell in the accessible fitting room(s), however if notified in advance a member of staff will be available for assistance if required.
  • Standard Fitting Room(s) View
    • There is/are 6 standard fitting room(s) within this area.
    • There is step free access to the standard fitting room(s).
    • The fitting room(s) is/are clearly signed.
    • There is a chair/stool/changing bench in the standard fitting room(s).

Area (Toys and Haberdashery Fourth Floor)

  • Location and Access View
    • Toys and Haberdashery Fourth Floor is located on the fourth floor ahead as you exit the Oxford Street lifts.
    • There is step free access to this area, via lift.
    • Main routes should have a width of 100cm with side aisles at a width of 75cm.
    • The majority of aisles have room to manoeuvre.
    • There is step free access throughout the aisle(s).
    • There is some flooring which is shiny and could cause issues with glare or look slippery to some people.
  • Till Point(s) View
    • There is step free access to the till point(s).
    • The nearest till point(s) is/are approximately 19m from the Oxford Street lifts.
    • The till point(s) is/are clearly signed.
    • The common height of the till point(s) is/are 110cm.
    • There is a lowered section at the till point(s).
    • The height of the lowered section at the till point(s) is 86cm.
    • There is not a clear knee recess beneath the lowered section(s) of the till point(s).
    • There is a hearing assistance system at the till point(s).
    • The hearing assistance system is signed.
    • There are not windows, TVs, glazed screens or mirrors behind the till point(s) which could adversely affect the ability of someone to lip read.
    • The till point(s) is/are not placed in front of a background which is patterned.
    • There are four till points available.

Accessible Toilet(s) (Nursery Furniture and Prams Fourth Floor)

  • There is not an/are not accessible toilet(s) available.
  • Location and Access View
    • This accessible toilet is located on the fourth floor, in the Nursery Furniture and Prams Department and close to Childrenswear.
    • This accessible toilet is approximately 28m (30yd 1ft) from the Oxford Street lifts.
    • There is step-free access to the accessible toilet, via lift.
    • This is a shared toilet.
    • A key is not required for the accessible toilet.
    • There is pictorial signage on or near the toilet door.
    • The contrast between the external door and wall is good.
    • The door opens outwards.
    • The door is heavy.
    • The door is locked by a locking handle.
    • The width of the accessible toilet opening is 108cm (3ft 7in).
    • The contrast between the internal door and wall is good.
    • The door has a horizontal grab rail.
    • The contrast between the horizontal grab rail and internal door is fair.
  • Toilet Features View
    • The dimensions of the accessible toilet are 195cm x 170cm (6ft 5in x 5ft 7in).
    • The accessible toilet does not have an unobstructed minimum turning space of 150cm x 150cm.
    • The lighting levels are low to moderate.
    • There is a lateral transfer space.
    • As you face the toilet pan the transfer space is on the left.
    • The lateral transfer space is 98cm (3ft 3in).
    • The transfer space is obstructed by a waste disposal bin.
    • There is a flush on the transfer side.
    • There is spatula type lever flush.
    • There is a dropdown rail on the transfer side.
    • The contrast between the dropdown rail(s) and wall is fair.
    • There is a/are wall-mounted grab rail(s) available.
    • As you face the toilet the wall-mounted grab rail(s) is/are on both sides.
    • There is a vertical wall-mounted grab rail on the transfer side.
    • There is a horizontal wall-mounted grab rail on the opposite side of the seat to the transfer space.
    • The contrast between the wall-mounted grab rail(s) to the left of the toilet and wall is fair.
    • The contrast between the wall-mounted grab rail(s) to the right of the toilet and wall is good.
    • The contrast between the walls and floor is fair.
    • There is an emergency alarm.
    • The emergency pull cord alarm was out of reach (higher than 10cm (4") from floor) when surveyed.
    • There is not a red flashing fire alarm beacon within the toilet.
    • Disposal facilities are available in the toilet.
    • There is a/are female sanitary and general waste (with lid) disposal units.
    • There is a/are coat hook(s).
    • The height of the coat hook is 144cm from the floor.
  • Additional Fixtures View
    • There is a mirror.
    • The mirror is placed at a lower level or at an angle for ease of use.
    • There is a colostomy bag shelf next to the toilet.
    • The colostomy bag shelf is at a height of 95cm.
    • The toilet has a backrest.
    • There is a lid attached to the toilet seat.
    • The height of the toilet seat above floor level is 47cm (1ft 7in).
    • The toilet seat colour contrast is good.
    • There is a toilet roll holder.
    • The toilet roll holder can be reached from seated on the toilet.
    • The toilet roll holder is not placed higher than 100cm (3ft 3in).
    • The contrast between the toilet roll holder and the wall is good.
    • There is a wash basin.
    • The wash basin and tap(s) cannot be reached from seated on the toilet.
    • There are vertical wall-mounted grab rails on both sides of the wash basin.
    • The contrast between the wash basin wall-mounted grab rail(s) and wall is good.
    • The wash basin tap type is lever mixer.
    • There is a wall fixed soap dispenser.
    • The soap dispenser cannot be reached from seated on the toilet.
    • The height of the soap dispenser is 90cm.
    • There is not a towel dispenser.
    • There is a hand dryer.
    • The hand dryer is not placed higher than 100cm (3ft 3in).
    • The contrast between the hand dryer and the wall is poor.

Parent and Baby Room (Nursery Furniture and Prams Fourth Floor)

  • There is a parent and baby room for public use.
  • The parent and baby room is located on the fourth floor, in the Nursery Furniture and Prams Department and close to Childrenswear.
  • The parent and baby room is approximately 28m from the Oxford Street lifts.
  • There is step-free access to the parent and baby room, via lift.
  • Staff do not need to be notified for use of the room.
  • There is pictorial signage on or near the parent and baby room door.
  • The baby change table is not set against the wall, permanently fixed at 75cm from the floor.
  • The baby change table is not height adjustable.
  • The height of the baby change table once extended is 80cm (2ft 7in).
  • There are disposal facilities in the parent and baby room.
  • There is a wash basin in the parent and baby room.
  • The height of the wash basin is 80cm.
  • The wash basin tap type is lever.
  • There is a/are chair(s) in the parent and baby room.
  • There is a chair with armrests on both sides.
  • There is a toilet in the parent and baby room.
  • There is a flashing fire alarm beacon within the room.
  • The lighting levels are moderate to good.

Standard Toilet(s) (Fourth Floor)

  • Standard toilet facilities are not available.
  • Toilet Facilities View
    • The female toilet is located on the fourth floor, to the left as you exit the lift next to Comptoir Libanais Café.
    • There is step-free access to the toilet(s), via lift.
    • The standard toilet(s) is/are approximately 8m from the Cavendish Square lifts.
    • The colour contrast between the external toilet door(s) and wall(s) is good.
    • There is pictorial and written text signage on or near the toilet door.
    • An ambulant toilet cubicle is available.
    • There are horizontal wall mounted rails available on both sides of the toilet.
    • There are vertical wall mounted rails on both sides of the toilet.
    • The height of the wash basin(s) is 80cm.
    • Lighting levels are moderate to good.
  • Toilet Facilities 2 View
    • The shared toilet is located on the fourth floor in the Parent & Baby Room.
    • There is step-free access to the toilet(s).
    • The standard toilet(s) is/are approximately 35m from the Cavendish Square lifts.
    • The colour contrast between the external toilet door(s) and wall(s) is good.
    • There is pictorial signage on or near the toilet door.
    • An ambulant toilet cubicle is not available.
    • The height of the wash basin(s) is 84cm.
    • Lighting levels are moderate to good.

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