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East London Mosque

82-92 Whitechapel Road, London, E1 1JX

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Location

  • The venue is situated outside the centre of the town or city.
  • This venue is situated in Whitechapel.
  • The venue is not situated on a road which has a steep gradient.
  • The nearest mainline station is Bethnal Green.

Parking

  • The venue does not have its own car park.

Outside Access (Whitechapel Road)

  • There is not level access into the venue.
  • The main doors open towards you (pull).
  • The doors are double width.
  • The doors are heavy.
  • The door opening is 130cm (4ft 3in) wide.

Level Change (Whitechapel Road)

  • There are steps to access this area / service.
  • There is / are 1 step(s) to the area / service.
  • The steps are not clearly marked.
  • The steps are medium.
  • The steps do not have handrails.
  • Comments View
    • The photograph shows the entrance for men located on Whitechapel Road.

Outside Access (Fieldgate Street)

  • There is level access into the venue.
  • The main doors open towards you (pull).
  • The doors are double width.
  • The doors are heavy.
  • The door opening is 142cm (4ft 8in) wide.
  • Comments View
    • This entrance has separate doors for men and women to enter the building.
    • Men enter by using the double set of doors and women by using the single door on the left.

Reception

  • The reception desk is 11m (12yd) from the front entrance.
  • There is level access to reception from the entrance.
  • The reception desk is low height.
  • Lighting levels are bright.
  • There is not a hearing assistance system.

Inside Access

  • There is not level access to the service.
  • There is not a hearing assistance system.
  • This venue does not play background music.
  • Lighting levels are bright.

Level Change (Inside Access)

  • Access to the main prayer room is via 6 deep steps with handrails on both sides.
  • There is a portable ramp available to bypass the steps.
  • Visitors requiring use of the ramp should enquire at the reception desk directly opposite the entrance to the prayer room.

Other Floors

  • Steps View
    • The floors which are accessible by stairs are G-1.
    • There are 15+ steps between floors.
    • The steps are not clearly marked.
    • The steps are deep.
    • The steps do have handrails.
    • The steps have a handrail on both sides.
    • There is a landing.
    • The lighting level is bright.

Additional Info

  • The photograph shows the steps leading into the main prayer room.