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Hill Mead Primary School - Nursery

Moorland Road, Brixton, London, SW9 8UE

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Introduction

  • Comments View
    • The nursery is located within the grounds of Hill Mead Primary School.
    • The standard nursery entrance is from Hill Mead Drive.
    • There is an alternative accessible route from the playground of the main school.

Location

  • There is a bus stop within 150m (164yds) of the venue.
  • The nearest National Rail station is Brixton.
  • The nearest underground station is Brixton.

Parking

  • The venue does have its own car park.
  • Parking is free for all users.
  • Venue Car Park View
    • The car park is located at the front of the buildings, off Moorland Road.
    • The car park type is open air/surface.
    • There is/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 unaided.
    • The car park surface is tarmac.
    • The patron does not have to cross a road.
    • The car park does not have a height restriction barrier.
  • On Street Parking and Drop-off Details. View
    • There is not a designated drop off point.
  • Comments View
    • The car park has an automatic gate which is operated by staff after contact via the intercom.
    • The intercom would require a user to leave a vehicle to reach it.
    • There is unrestricted on-street parking in Moorland Road outside the venue.

Outside Access (Nursery Main Entrance Gate)

  • This information is for the entrance located off Hill Mead Drive.
  • There is level access into the venue.
  • The intercom is not in a suitable position to allow wheelchair users to gain access.
  • The main door(s) open away from you (push).
  • The doors are single width.
  • The door(s) is / are heavy.
  • The door opening is 98cm (3ft 3in) wide.

Outside Access (Nursery Main Entrance)

  • This information is for the entrance located off the entrance courtyard at the rear of the building.
  • There is not level access into the venue.
  • The intercom is not in a suitable position to allow wheelchair users to gain access.
  • The main door(s) open towards you (pull).
  • The doors are single width.
  • The door(s) is / are heavy.
  • The door opening is 72cm (2ft 4in) wide.
  • Comments View
    • The half leaf can be unlocked to give a total opening width of 108cm.

Level Change (Nusery Main Entrance)

  • There is a ramp or slope to access this service.
  • The ramp or slope is located on the path leading to the entrance.
  • The ramp or slope is easy.
  • There is a / are step(s) to access this area / service.
  • The step(s) is/are located in the doorway.
  • There is / are 1 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.
  • The steps do not have handrails.
  • The ramp or slope does not bypass the step(s).

Outside Access (Accessible Entrance Gate)

  • This information is for the entrance located off the main playground.
  • There is level access into the venue.
  • The intercom is not in a suitable position to allow wheelchair users to gain access.
  • The main door(s) open away from you (push).
  • The doors are single width.
  • The door(s) is / are heavy.
  • The door opening is 100cm (3ft 3in) wide.

Outside Access (Accessible Entrance)

  • This information is for the entrance located at the rear of nursery garden.
  • There is not level access into the venue.
  • The main door(s) open towards you (pull).
  • The doors are single width.
  • The door(s) is / are heavy.
  • The door opening is 70cm (2ft 4in) wide.
  • Comments View
    • The half leaf can be opened to give a total door opening width of 108cm.

Level Change (Accessible 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.

Outside Access (Front Playground Entrance)

  • This information is for the entrance located at the front of the conservatory.
  • There is not level access into the venue.
  • The main door(s) open towards you (pull).
  • The doors are single width.
  • The door(s) is / are light.
  • The door opening is 79cm (2ft 7in) wide.
  • Second set of doors View
    • There is a second set of doors.
    • The door(s) open towards you (pull).
    • The doors are single width.
    • The door(s) is / are heavy.
    • The door opening is 80cm (2ft 7in) wide.
  • Comments View
    • The second set of doors is from the conservatory to one of the playrooms.

Level Change (Front Playground Entrance)

  • There is a / are step(s) to access this area / service.
  • The step(s) is / are located at the first door.
  • There is / are 1 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 shallow.
  • The steps do not have handrails.
  • Comments View
    • There are a further two medium unmarked steps leading to the second door.
    • These steps have a handrail to the left.

Inside Access

  • There is level access to the service.
  • There is not a hearing assistance system.
  • This venue does not play background music.
  • Motorised scooters are allowed in public parts of the venue.
  • The lighting levels are bright.
  • Comments View
    • There is level access to the main play room and dining area, but steps down to the conservatory at the front of the building which leads into the front playground.

Accessible Toilet

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

Standard Toilet(s) (Children's Toilets)

Additional Info

  • Staff do not receive disability awareness / equality training.
  • Documents can be requested in Braille.
  • Documents can be requested in large print.
  • A bowl of water can be provided for an assistance dog.
  • A member of staff trained in BSL skills is not normally on duty.
  • This service can be requested.