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Arthur Street Public Toilets

Arthur Street, Ayr, South Ayrshire, KA7 1QJ

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Location

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

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Parking

  • The venue does not have its own car park.
  • Public Car Parks. View
    • There is a car park for public use within 200m (approx).
    • The name of the car park is Fullarton Street.
    • The car park is located off Fullarton Street.
  • On Street Parking and Drop-off Details. View
    • On street marked Blue Badge bays are available.
    • The dimensions of the marked Blue Badge bays are 230cm x 310cm (7ft 7in x 10ft 2in).
    • On street Blue Badge parking is located off Arthur Street.
    • Clearly signed and / or standard marked parking bays are available.
    • Standard marked parking bays are located off Boswell Park.
    • There is not a designated drop off point.

Accessible Toilet

  • Accessible toilet facilities are available.
  • Location and Access View
    • The toilet is for the sole use of disabled people.
    • There is pictorial signage on or near the toilet door.
    • This accessible toilet is located at the front of the building (second door from the left).
    • There is level access to this accessible toilet.
  • Features and Dimensions View
    • This is a shared toilet.
    • A key is required for the accessible toilet.
    • The key is a radar key.
    • The door opens outwards.
    • The door is locked by a push button or pad.
    • The width of the accessible toilet door is 80cm (2ft 7in).
    • The door is heavy.
    • The dimensions of the accessible toilet are 157cm x 228cm (5ft 2in x 7ft 6in).
    • There is sufficient turning space in the cubicle for a wheelchair user.
    • There is a lateral transfer space.
    • As you face the toilet pan the transfer space is on the right.
    • The lateral transfer space is 95cm (3ft 1in).
    • There is a dropdown rail on the transfer side.
    • There is a flush on the transfer side.
    • The tap type is sensor.
    • There is a mixer tap.
    • There is an emergency alarm.
    • The emergency pull cord alarm is not fully functional.
    • The alarm was out of reach (higher than 10cm (4") from floor) when surveyed.
    • Disposal facilities are available in the cubicle.
    • There is a/are general domestic waste disposal units.
    • There is not a/are not coat hook(s).
  • Position of Fixtures View
    • Wall mounted grab rails are available for the toilet.
    • As you face the toilet the wall-mounted grab rails are on both sides.
    • There is not a shelf within the accessible toilet.
    • There is not a mirror.
    • The height of the toilet seat above floor level is 49cm (1ft 7in).
    • There is a hand dryer.
    • The hand dryer cannot be reached from seated on the toilet.
    • The hand dryer is not placed higher than 100cm (3ft 3in).
    • There is not a towel dispenser.
    • There is a toilet roll holder.
    • The toilet roll holder can be reached from seated on the toilet.
    • The toilet roll holder is not placed higher than 100cm (3ft 3in).
    • There is a wash basin.
    • The wash basin cannot be reached from seated on the toilet.
    • The wash basin is placed higher than 74cm (2ft 5in).
    • The height of the wash basin is 78cm (2ft 7in).
  • Colour Contrast and Lighting View
    • The contrast between the external door and wall is good.
    • The contrast between the internal door and wall is good.
    • The contrast between the wall-mounted grab rail(s) and wall is good.
    • The contrast between the dropdown rail(s) and wall is good.
    • The contrast between the walls and floor is good.
    • The lighting levels are medium.
  • Comments View
    • Without a Radar Key, the accessible toilet can be accessed for 30p.
    • The height of the coin slot is 140cm.

Level Change (Accessible Toilet)

  • There is a ramp/slope to access this area/service.
  • The ramp/slope is located in the doorway.
  • The ramp/slope gradient is slight.
  • The ramp/slope is permanent.
  • There is not a level landing at the top of the ramp/slope.
  • The ramp does not have handrails.
  • The width of the ramp/slope is 82cm (2ft 8in).

Standard Toilets and Baby Change Access

  • Access to the toilets is via a gate that requires payment to open.
  • The gates are 57cm in width.
  • The gates open automatically away from you when payment is made.
  • Access is via a slight slope.

Standard Toilet(s)

  • Availability and Location of Standard Toilets View
    • Standard toilet facilities are available.
  • Access to Standard Female Toilet(s) View
    • The female toilet facilities that were surveyed are located ahead as you enter.
    • The female toilet(s) is/are approximately 4m (4yd 1ft) from the Male, Female Toilets and Baby Change entrance.
    • Inside the venue, there is level access to the female toilet(s).
    • Lighting levels are ultraviolet.
  • Access to Standard Male Toilet(s) View
    • The male toilet facilities that were surveyed are located Male, Female Toilets and Baby Change entrance.
    • The male toilet(s) is/are approximately 4m (4yd 1ft) from the Male, Female Toilets and Baby Change entrance.
    • Inside the venue, there is level access to the male toilet(s).
    • Lighting levels are ultraviolet.
  • Access to Standard Female and Male Toilet(s) View
    • Lighting levels are medium.
  • Access to Standard Shared Toilet(s) View
    • The shared toilets that were surveyed are located at the front of the building (both doors on the right).
    • Lighting levels are medium.
  • Baby Change Facilities View
    • Baby change facilities are located within the venue.
    • Baby change facilities are located ahead as you enter.
    • The height of the baby change table once extended is 81cm (2ft 8in).
    • Inside the venue, there is level access to the baby change facility.
  • Comments View
    • There is also a 30p charge to access the shared toilets.