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Fairy Hill Park

Crossmead, Eltham, London, SE9 3AA

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Introduction

  • Services / facilities within the grounds include the playground, oudoor gym, tennis courts/ ball court, children's cycle circuit and a picnic area.
  • Related link Friends of Fairy Hill Park.
  • Http://www.friendsoffairyhill.co.uk/
  • Comments View
    • The main path across the park is part of the Green Chain Walk.
    • The Friends group of volunteers organises events in the park and is also working to reopen the toilet block.
    • Park opening hours vary according to the seasons.
    • Please contact the council for details.

Location

  • The venue is situated outside the centre of the area.
  • This venue is situated in Eltham.
  • There is a bus stop within 150m (164yds) of the venue.
  • The nearest mainline station is Mottingham.

Parking

  • The venue does not have its own car park.
  • Public Car Parks View
    • There is not a car park for public use within 200m (approx).
  • Blue Badge On Street Parking View
    • On street marked Blue Badge bays are not available.
  • Standard On Street Parking View
    • Clearly signed and / or standard marked parking bays are available.
    • The dimensions of the standard marked parking bays are 200cm x 1000cm (6ft 7in x 32ft 10in).
    • Standard marked parking bays are located on Broad Lawn and Crossmead, near the entrances.
  • Drop off Point View
    • There is not a designated drop off point.
  • Comments View
    • Both the entrances are on roads in resident controlled parking zones.
    • Broad Lawn is restricted Monday - Friday 9:30 - 11:00.
    • Crossmead is restricted Monday - Friday 13:30 - 15:00.

Outside Access (Crossmead Gate)

  • This information is for the entrance located at the end of Crossmead.
  • There is not level access into the venue.
  • The main doors open away from you (push).
  • The doors are double width.
  • The doors are permanently held open.
  • The door opening is 250cm (8ft 2in) wide.

Level Change (Crossmead Gate)

  • There is a ramp or slope to access this service.
  • The ramp or slope is located after the entrance.
  • The ramp or slope is easy.
  • The ramp or slope is permanent.

Outside Access (Broad Lawn Gate)

  • This information is for the entrance located on Broad Lawn.
  • There is not level access into the venue.
  • The main doors open away from you (push).
  • The doors are single width.
  • The doors are permanently held open.
  • The door opening is 130cm (4ft 3in) wide.

Level Change (Broad Lawn Gate)

  • There is a ramp or slope to access this service.
  • The ramp or slope is located in front of and after the gate.
  • The ramp or slope is moderate.
  • The ramp or slope is permanent.

Inside Access

  • Motorised scooters are allowed in public parts of the venue.
  • Comments View
    • The paths within the park have level or easy slopes.
    • The playground is generally level.
    • There are some uneven areas where the tarmac meets the rubber play surface around the equipment.
    • Next to the playground there is an enclosed dog-free picnic area with benches set on grass.

Outside Access (Playground Entrance)

  • This information is for the entrance located at the entrance to each section of the playground.
  • There is level access into the venue.
  • The main doors open away from you (push).
  • The doors are single width.
  • The doors are heavy.
  • The door opening is 110cm (3ft 7in) wide.
  • Comments View
    • There are 3 similar gates into the playground areas.
    • There is also a similar gate into the picnic area.

Outside Access (Tennis Court Entrance)

  • This information is for the entrance located from the main path through the park.
  • There is level access into the venue.
  • The main doors open away from you (push).
  • The doors are single width.
  • The doors are heavy.
  • The door opening is 130cm (4ft 3in) wide.
  • Second set of doors View
    • There is a small raised threshold in the doorway.
  • Comments View
    • The tennis courts and ball court have a tarmac surface.
    • There are raised cracks and uneven areas in the tennis courts.

Accessible Toilet

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

Standard Toilet(s)

Additional Info

  • All dogs are welcome except in the playground and picnic area where only assistance dogs are permitted.
  • There are frequent benches, mostly next to the main path.