Skip to main content

Colliers Wood Recreation Ground

Clarendon Road, Colliers Wood, London, SW19 2DU

View Accessibility Symbols

Accessibility Symbols

For more information about what these symbols mean, view our Accessibility Symbols Guide.

Close this popup window.

Access Guide

Show Easy Read

Introduction

  • Services / facilities within the grounds include a play area, ornamental memorial garden, a paddling pool, football pitch (Astroturf, 7-a-Side), tennis courts, table tennis, a pavilion and public toilets (available in the summer).

Opening Hours

  • The venue is open 08:00 till dusk Monday to Friday and 09:00 till dusk Saturday, Sunday and Bank Holidays.

Location

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

Parking

  • The venue does have its own car park.
  • Venue Car Park View
    • Parking is free for all users.
    • The car park is located by the main entrance.
    • 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 unaided.
    • The car park surface is tarmac.
    • 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.

Access Point (Main Entrance)

  • Access Point View
    • This information is for the access point located on Clarendon Road.
    • There is an information board/map at this access point.
    • There is ramped/sloped access at this access point.
    • There is a gate which opens away from you (push).
    • The gate is permanently held open.
    • The gate has a sliding bolt lock.
    • The width of the gap is 125cm.
    • The vehicle access is a double width gate next to the pedestrian access.
  • Ramp/Slope View
    • The ramp/slope is located on the path leading up to the entrance.
    • The gradient of the ramp/slope is slight.
    • The ramp/slope is permanent.
    • There is a level landing at the top of the ramp/slope.
    • There is not a/are not handrail(s) at the ramp.

Access Point (Cavendish Road)

  • Access Point View
    • This information is for the access point located on Cavendish Road.
    • There is not an information board/map at this access point.
    • There is ramped/sloped access at this access point.
    • There is a gate which opens away from you (push).
    • The gate is permanently held open.
    • The width of the gap is 280cm.
    • There are access control barriers past the gates, as shown in pictures 3 and 4. The width at the base of the barriers is 98cm. The width at the top of the barriers is 59cm.
  • Ramp/Slope View
    • The ramp/slope is located leading up to the entrance.
    • The gradient of the ramp/slope is slight.
    • The ramp/slope is permanent.
    • There is a level landing at the top of the ramp/slope.
    • There is not a/are not handrail(s) at the ramp.

Access Point (South Gardens Entrance)

  • Access Point View
    • This information is for the access point located within South Gardens.
    • There is an information board/map at this access point.
    • There is step-free access at this access point.
    • There is a gate which opens away from you (push).
    • The gate is permanently held open.
    • The gate has a sliding bolt lock.
    • The width of the gap is 210cm.
    • There are access control barriers past the gates, as shown in pictures 3 and 4. The width at the base of the barriers is 98cm. The width at the top of the barriers is 59cm.

Parks and Gardens

  • The park or garden does have footpaths.
  • The path(s) has a / have tarmac surface(s).
  • The majority of the path(s) is / are wide enough for wheelchair users.
  • There are slight slopes on the paths.
  • There are bench seats situated along the paths for people to rest.
  • Comments View
    • Some paths are uneven in places because of tree roots growing beneath the tarmac.
    • There is a memorial garden (picture 2), table tennis tables (picture 3), and football/basketball goals in the park.

Access Point (Paddling Pool Area)

  • Access Point View
    • 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 away from you (push).
    • The gate is difficult to open.
    • The gate has a sliding bolt lock.
    • The width of the gap is 120cm.
  • Ramp/Slope View
    • The ramp/slope is located past the gate.
    • The gradient of the ramp/slope is slight.
    • The ramp/slope is permanent.
    • There is not a/are not handrail(s) at the ramp.

Paddling Pool Area

  • There is a fenced area with a paddling pool.
  • The pool varies between 15cm and 20cm deep.
  • The paddling pool is only filled with water in summer.
  • There is bench seating by the pool.

Access Point (Play Area)

  • Access Point View
    • 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 away from you (push).
    • The gate is difficult to open.
    • The width of the gap is 110cm.
  • Ramp/Slope View
    • The ramp/slope is located immediately in front of the gate.
    • The gradient of the ramp/slope is slight.
    • The ramp/slope is permanent.
    • There is a level landing at the top of the ramp/slope.
    • There is not a/are not handrail(s) at the ramp.

Play Area

  • Play equipment includes slides, swings, seesaws, and climbing frames.
  • The surface around the play equipment is compact rubber.
  • Other areas are surfaced with tarmac.

Access Point (7-a-Side Football Pitch/Tennis Court)

  • Access Point View
    • 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 gate has a sliding bolt lock.
    • The width of the gap is 96cm.

7-a-Side Football Pitch/Tennis Court

  • The pitch/court is surfaced with astro-turf.

Accessible Toilet

  • Accessible toilet facilities are not available.

Standard Toilet(s)