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Cranbrook Union Mill

The Hill, Cranbrook, Kent, TN17 3AH

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Location

  • The venue is situated within the centre of the area.
  • This venue is situated in Cranbrook.
  • The venue is situated on a road which has a steep gradient.
  • The nearest mainline station is Staplehurst.

Opening Times

  • The mill is open on Saturday afternoons, 14:30-5.00 beginning of April to end September, Sunday and Wednesday afternoons 14th July to 4th September 2013 14:30-17:00 and for special events throughout the year (please see the website).

Parking

  • The venue does not have its own car park.

Outside Access (Main entrance)

  • This information is for the entrance located at the front of the venue.
  • There is not level access into the venue.
  • The main doors open away from you (push).
  • The doors are single width.
  • The doors are heavy.
  • The door opening is 92cm (3ft 0in) wide.

Level Change (Main Entrance)

  • There are steps to access this area / service.
  • The steps are located in front of the entrance.
  • There is / are 3 step(s) to the area / service.
  • The steps are not clearly marked.
  • The steps are deep.
  • The steps do not have handrails.

Outside Access (Basement)

  • This information is for the entrance located at the rear of the building.
  • There is not level access into the venue.
  • The doors are double width.
  • The doors are heavy.
  • The door opening is 85cm (2ft 9in) wide.

Level Change (Approach to the Basement Entrance)

  • There is a ramp or slope to access this service.
  • The ramp or slope is located beyond the entrance.
  • The ramp or slope is steep.
  • The ramp or slope is permanent.
  • The ramp or slope does bypass the steps.

Inside Access

  • There is not a hearing assistance system.
  • This venue does not play background music.
  • Lighting levels are medium.
  • Comments View
    • Floors are uneven.
    • The mill itself is not accessible, but there is a video tour available in the basement.

Other Floors

  • Steps View
    • The floors which are accessible by stairs are Basement-G-1-2-3-4-5-6.
    • There are 12 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 medium.
  • Other View
    • The services on the floors which are not accessible are the majority of the museum.

Accessible Toilet

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

Standard Toilet(s)

Additional Info

  • Staff do not receive disability awareness / equality training.
  • A member of staff trained in BSL skills is not generally on duty.
  • Staff are not Text Relay aware.