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6-8 St Christopher's Place, London, W1U 1ND

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Summary

  • There is not onsite parking available here.
  • The most accessible entrance has: a steep ramp/slope and a manual door.
  • There is step free access to the ground floor only once inside.
  • Toilet and changing facilities available include: an accessible toilet for the use of everyone, an accessible toilet which does not meet AccessAble's criteria and standard toilets.
  • This accessible toilet is approximately 17m from the Côte entrance.
  • This venue also has the following available: seating.

Getting Here (St Christopher's Place)

On Street Parking (St Christopher's Place)

  • There is a/are clearly signed and/or marked on street Blue Badge parking bay(s) available.
  • The on street Blue Badge parking bay(s) is/are located on Duke Street, Barrett Street, and Marylebone Lane.
  • The dimensions of the on street Blue Badge parking bays vary in size.
  • Parking is free for Blue Badge holders.
  • Free parking for Blue Badge holders is for 4 only.
  • On Street Standard Parking View
    • Standard on street parking is available.
    • The on street standard parking bay(s) is/are located on Duke Street, Barrett Street, and Picton Place.
    • All of the parking bays are limited to a maximum of 4 hours, Monday - Saturday 08:30 - 18:30. The standard parking bays are pay-to-park via phone. The standard parking bays are not free for Blue Badge holders.
  • Comments View
    • Parking in the area is very limited and visitors are encouraged to use public transport; however, for information about the Blue Badge Scheme and parking in London please click here (new tab).
    • For information on where you can park with a disabled parking badge please click here (new tab).

Opening Times

  • Monday 08:00 - 22:00.
  • Tuesday 08:00 - 22:00.
  • Wednesday 08:00 - 22:00.
  • Thursday 08:00 - 22:00.
  • Friday 08:00 - 22:00.
  • Saturday 09:00 - 22:00.
  • Sunday 09:00 - 22:00.

Getting Help and Assistance

  • There is a member of staff available for help and assistance.
  • There is not a member of staff trained in British Sign Language.
  • British Sign Language interpreters cannot be provided on request.
  • There is not an assistance dog toilet or toileting area at the venue/nearby.
  • Water bowls for assistance dogs are available.
  • Please notify staff when booking, or on arrival to the restaurant, if you require the portable ramp for assistance at the entrance.

Entrance

  • There is ramped/sloped or stepped access at this entrance.
  • There is a ramp with a steep gradient and a width between 75cm and 150cm .
  • The ramp does not have handrails.
  • There are 2 steps.
  • The steps are clearly marked with a handrail on the left.
  • The ramp overcomes the steps.
  • There is a single manual door which opens away from you.
  • The width of the opening is 94cm.
  • There is not a second set of doors.
  • Comments View
    • The ramp described is portable.
    • The steps at the entrance are 22cm high.
    • The rail does not cover both of the steps.

Eating and Drinking

  • This is a restaurant which serves modern European cuisine.
  • There is step-free access.
  • Tables can be booked in advance.
  • There is full table service.
  • Menu types include; Braille menus.
  • Menus are easy to read.
  • The following are available here: drinking straws and a portable card machine for payment.
  • There is background noise here which varies, depending on the time of day.
  • There is not a low level counter at the recommended height for wheelchair users.
  • The seating area has: room for a wheelchair user, tables which are accessible to wheelchair users, sofas, high tables, bench seats, high stools and a mixture of chairs with and without armrests.
  • The seating area does not have: a priority table.
  • Tables are at a recommended height for wheelchair users.
  • The following furniture is permanently fixed: some of the chairs.
  • All flooring in the area is smooth and even.
  • The flooring is not non-slip, with bold repeating patterns and.
  • There is additional seating located outside at the front of the entrance.

Accessible Toilet (Right Hand Transfer)

  • There is step-free access into the accessible toilet.
  • There is a manual door which opens outwards and has a poor colour contrast.
  • The door has a lever twist lock.
  • The width of the accessible toilet door opening is 95cm.
  • The dimensions of the cubicle are 146cm x 215cm and it does not have a 150cm x 150cm turning space.
  • There is a lateral transfer space to the right of the seat.
  • The lateral transfer space is 80cm from the side of the toilet pan to the wall.
  • There is a push button flush on the transfer side.
  • The following grab rails are available: a vertical grab rail on the transfer side, vertical grab rails on both sides of the wash basin and a horizontal grab rail on the door.
  • There is a dropdown rail on the transfer side.
  • Lighting levels are low in the cubicle.
  • The following have a good colour contrast with their surroundings: all grab rails, the dropdown rail and the floor.
  • The following have a less clear colour contrast with their surroundings: the internal door and the toilet seat.
  • There is pull cord emergency alarm at a recommended height for a seated user.
  • The cubicle also has: a waste bin without lid, a nappy/incontinence items bin and a sanitary bin.
  • The soap dispenser is 90cm high.
  • The toilet roll holder is 50cm high.
  • The towel dispenser is 122cm high.
  • The height of the toilet seat above floor level is 47cm (1ft 7in).
  • The wash basin is 73cm high.
  • The wash basin tap type is lever mixer.
  • The following fixtures are at the recommended height: the toilet seat, the wash basin, the soap dispenser and the baby change table.
  • The following fixtures are not at a recommended height: the toilet roll holder and towel dispenser.
  • The following fixtures can be reached from the toilet seat: the toilet roll holder, the wash basin and the soap dispenser.
  • The following fixtures cannot be reached from the toilet seat: hand dryer.
  • At the time of the survey (November 2022) the portable ramp for the entrance was being stored in the cubicle which reduced the depth by 30cm.

Stairs (To Standard Toilets)

  • The floors which are accessible by stairs are ground to lower ground.
  • There are 15+ steps between floors.
  • The steps are clearly marked with a handrail on the right.
  • Lighting levels are low at these stairs.

Standard Toilet(s)

  • There is stepped access into the toilet(s).
  • There is a manual door which opens inwards and has a poor colour contrast.
  • The width of the door opening is 64cm.
  • The male and female standard toilets were surveyed.
  • The wash basin tap type is sensor.
  • There are no cubicles in the male standard toilets.

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