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Barkers Park

Redscope Crescent, Rotherham, South Yorkshire, S61 3LY

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Introduction

  • Services / facilities within the grounds include bowling greens, basketball courts, football pitches and a children's playground.

Location

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

Opening Times

  • The venue is open 24hrs.

Parking

  • The venue does have its own car park.
  • Venue Car Park View
    • Parking is free for all users.
    • The car park is located at the front of the park on Redscope Crescent.
    • The car park type is open air/surface.
    • 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 slopes/ramps.
    • 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.

Outside Access

  • This information is for the entrance located at the front of the park.
  • There is level access into the venue.
  • There are no doors at this entrance.
  • The width of the door opening is 100cm (3ft 3in).
  • Comments View
    • There are two barriers either side of the entrance.
    • There are similar entrances surrounding the park.

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 easy and moderate slopes on the paths.
  • There are bench seats situated along the paths for people to rest.

Bowling Green

  • There is level access to the bowling green.
  • There is a gate to enter the bowling green.
  • The width of the gate entrance is 180cm.
  • The gate is heavy.

Basketball Court

  • There is a dropped kerb on the approach to the basketball court.
  • The basketball court is to the left of the changing rooms.
  • The width of the entrance to the basketball court is 130cm.

Football Pitches

  • There are four full size football pitches in the park.

Children's Playground

  • There is level access on the path leading to the children's playground.
  • There are two identical gates to access the children's playground.
  • The width of the gates are 130cm.
  • The playground surface is rubber.

Changing Rooms

  • The changing room and toilet facilities are located next to the basketball courts.
  • There is level access to these facilities.
  • These facilities were closed at the time and could not be surveyed (November 2016).

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