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Meersbrook Park

Chesterfield Road, Sheffield, S8 9FB

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Introduction

  • Services / facilities within the grounds include toilets, a boating lake and tennis courts.

Opening Times

  • The venue is open 24hrs.
  • Comments View
    • Although the park is open 24 hours for pedestrians, the car park closes in the evening.

Location

  • The nearest National Rail station is Sheffield.
  • Comments View
    • The nearest bus stops are on Derbyshire Lane and Norton Lees Road.
    • The nearest tram stop is Arbourthorne Road.

Parking

  • The venue does have its own car park.
  • Venue Car Park View
    • Parking is free for all users.
    • The car park is located inside the park.
    • The car park type is open air/surface.
    • Parking spaces for Blue Badge holders do not need to be booked in advance.
    • There is/are 3 designated parking bay(s) within the car park.
    • The dimensions of the designated parking bay(s) are 310cm x 460cm (10ft 2in x 15ft 1in).
    • 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 uneven surfaces.
    • 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.
  • Comments View
    • There are many paths leading from the car park into the park, all with either ramps or steps.

Level Change (Leading from the Car park)

  • There is a ramp or slope to access this service.
  • The ramp or slope is moderate.
  • There is a / are step(s) to access this area / service.
  • The step(s) is / are located to the right of the car park entrance.
  • There is / are 3 step(s) to the area / service.
  • The step(s) is / are not clearly marked.
  • The step(s) is / are medium.
  • The steps do not have handrails.
  • The ramp or slope does bypass the step(s).

Outside Access (Brook Road)

  • There is not level access into the venue.
  • There are no doors at this entrance.
  • The door opening is 170cm (5ft 7in) wide.
  • Comments View
    • There are gates to the park that are permanently held open.
    • There are other similar entrances throughout the park.

Level Change (Brook Road 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.
  • The ramp or slope is permanent.

Outside Access (Meersbrook Park Road)

  • There is not level access into the venue.
  • The door opening is 170cm (5ft 7in) wide.
  • Comments View
    • There are double gates at the entrance, one is permanently held open.
    • There are other similar entrances throughout the park.

Level Change (Meersbrook Park Road Entrance)

  • There is a ramp or slope to access this service.
  • The ramp or slope is located to the right as you face the entrance.
  • The ramp or slope is easy.
  • The ramp or slope is permanent.

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.

Accessible Toilet

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

Standard Toilet(s)

Additional Info

  • There are many seats and benches located throughout the park.
  • There is a tennis court, skateboard park and football pitch located within the park.