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Craigie Estate

Craigie Road, Ayr, South Ayrshire, KA8 0SS

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COVID-19 Information

Location

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

Opening Times

  • The venue is open 24hrs.

Parking

  • The venue does not have its own car park.

Access Point (Main Entrance)

  • Access Point View
    • This information is for the access point located on Beech Grove.
    • There is not an information board/map at this access point.
    • There is ramped/sloped and stepped access at this access point.
    • This is no gate at this access point.
    • The width of the gap is 148cm.
  • Ramp/Slope View
    • The ramp/slope is located leading down beyond the access point.
    • The gradient of the ramp/slope is slight.
    • The ramp/slope is permanent.
    • The ramp/slope does not bypass the step(s).

Access Point (Riverside Entrance)

  • Access Point View
    • This information is for the access point located on the River Ayr walk, beyond the University.
    • There is not an information board/map at this access point.
    • There is ramped/sloped access at this access point.
    • This is no gate at this access point.
  • Ramp/Slope View
    • The ramp/slope is located leading into the estate.
    • The gradient of the ramp/slope is slight.
    • The ramp/slope is permanent.
  • Comments View
    • There is a compressed gravel surface to the river walk and this slope.

Access Point (Riverside Garden Entrance)

  • Access Point View
    • This information is for the access point located next to the River Ayr, near the footbridge.
    • There is not an information board/map at this access point.
    • There is ramped/sloped and stepped access at this access point.
    • This is no gate at this access point.
  • 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.
    • The ramp/slope does not bypass the step(s).
  • Step(s) View
    • The step(s) is/are located leading up to the entrance.
    • There is/are 2 step(s).
    • The step(s) is/are not clearly marked.
    • The height of the step(s) is/are between 15cm and 18cm.
    • The height of the step(s) is/are 17cm.
    • The going of the step(s) is/are between 30cm and 45cm.
    • There is not a/are not handrail(s) at the step(s).

Access Point (Craigie Stream Gardens Entrance)

  • Access Point View
    • This information is for the access point located at Craigie Stream, between the University and Dam Park.
    • There is not an information board/map at this access point.
    • There is ramped/sloped access at this access point.
    • This is no gate at this access point.
    • This area can be accessed from the River Ayr way, near the University car park or by steps from the path adjacent to Dam Park.
  • Ramp/Slope View
    • The ramp/slope is located beyond the entrance.
    • The gradient of the ramp/slope is slight.
    • The ramp/slope is permanent.
    • There is not a level landing at the top of the ramp/slope.
  • Step(s) View
    • The step(s) is/are located leading down at the side entrance near Dam Park.
    • There is/are 5 step(s).
    • The step(s) is/are not clearly marked.
    • The height of the step(s) is/are between 15cm and 18cm.
    • The height of the step(s) is/are 18cm.
    • The going of the step(s) is/are not between 30cm and 45cm.
    • There is not a/are not handrail(s) at the step(s).

Parks and Gardens (Craigie Stream Garden)

  • The park or garden does have footpaths.
  • The path(s) has a / have gravel surface(s).
  • The majority of the path(s) is / are wide enough for wheelchair users.
  • There are slight slopes on the paths.
  • There are not any bench seats situated along the paths for people to rest.

Parks and Gardens (Craigie House)

  • The park or garden does have footpaths.
  • The path(s) has a / have compact earth and concrete surface(s).
  • The majority of the path(s) is / are wide enough for wheelchair users.
  • There are steep and steep slopes on the paths.
  • There are not any bench seats situated along the paths for people to rest.

Level Change (Upper Gardens)

  • There is a ramp/slope to access this area/service.
  • The ramp/slope is permanent.
  • There is a level landing at the top of the ramp/slope.
  • The ramp does not have handrails.
  • There is a/are step(s) to access this area/service.
  • The step(s) is/are located leading up from the lower gardens.
  • There is/are 10 step(s) to the area/service.
  • There is not tactile paving at the top and bottom of the steps.
  • The step(s) is/are not clearly marked.
  • The step(s) is/are medium height (11cm - 17cm).
  • There is not a/are not handrail(s) at the step(s).
  • The ramp/slope does not bypass the step(s).
  • Comments View
    • The steps could be bypassed via a steeper slope over the grass to the left.

Level Change (Lower Pond)

  • There is a ramp/slope to access this area/service.
  • The ramp/slope is located leading down to the lower gardens pond.
  • The ramp/slope is steep.
  • The ramp/slope is permanent.
  • There is not a level landing at the top of the ramp/slope.
  • The ramp does not have handrails.
  • Comments View
    • There is a light 92cm wide gate that opens away from you to enter this area.

Parks and Gardens (River Ayr Way)

  • The path(s) has a / have compact earth and muddy surface(s).
  • The majority of the path(s) is / are wide enough for wheelchair users.
  • There are slight and steep slopes on the paths.
  • There are not any bench seats situated along the paths for people to rest.
  • Comments View
    • The route along the River Ayr to the east is relatively flat until some steeper slopes nearer Dalmilling Golf Course where the path ends.
    • There are steep uneven slopes down the riverbank at the pebble beach.
    • There was a clearly marked temporary diversion around construction site fencing beyond the pebble beach at the time of survey in September 2021.
    • This area was being used during construction of new athletics facilities nearby.

Accessible Toilet

  • There are not accessible toilet facilities within this venue.

Standard Toilet(s)