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Paddock Wood Public Car Park East and Toilets

Commercial Road, Paddock Wood, Tonbridge, Kent, TN12 6DS

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Location

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

COVID-19 Information

  • Users are asked to abide by on-site signs and government guidelines concerning social distancing and Covid-19 procedures.
  • There is not a member of staff available at the entrance.
  • There is not hand sanitiser available at the entrance.
  • There is clear signage inside to help with social distancing.

Opening Hours

Parking

  • The venue does have its own car park.
  • Parking is not free for all users.
  • Parking is free for Blue Badge holders.
  • Venue Car Park View
    • The car park is located on Commercial Road.
    • The car park type is open air/surface.
    • Parking spaces for Blue Badge holders do not need to be booked in advance.
    • There is/are 3 Blue Badge parking bay(s) within the car park.
    • The dimensions of the Blue Badge parking bay(s) are 315cm x 550cm (10ft 4in x 18ft 1in).
    • The nearest Blue Badge bay is 20m (21yd 2ft) from the accessible toilet entrance.
    • The furthest Blue Badge bay is 10m (10yd 2ft) from the accessible toilet entrance.
    • The route from the car park to the entrance is accessible to a wheelchair user with assistance.
    • Assistance may be required because there is / are slopes/ramps.
    • The car park surface is tarmac.
    • There is a dropped kerb between the car park and the venue.
    • The dropped kerb does not have tactile paving.
    • There is not a road to cross between the car park and the entrance.
    • The car park does not have a height restriction barrier.
  • On Street Parking and Drop-off Details. View
    • There is not a designated drop off point.
  • Comments View
    • There is vehicular/pedestrian access directly from the road/pavement into the car park.
    • The toilet block is immediately on the left as you enter the car park.

Outside Access (Main Entrance -Car Park)

  • This information is for the entrance located on Commercial Road.
  • There is not level access into the venue.
  • There are no doors at this entrance.
  • The width of the door opening is 480cm (15ft 9in).

Level Change (Main Entrance -Car Park)

  • There is a ramp/slope to access this area/service.
  • The ramp/slope is located leading directly to the entrance.
  • The ramp/slope is easy.
  • The ramp/slope is permanent.
  • There is a level landing at the top of the ramp/slope.

Outside Access (Accessible Toilet Entrance)

  • This information is for the entrance located at the front of the toilet block.
  • There is not level access into the venue.
  • The main door(s) open(s) towards you (pull).
  • The door(s) is / are single.
  • The door(s) is / are light.
  • The width of the door opening is 90cm (2ft 11in).

Level Change (Accessible Toilet Entrance)

  • There is a ramp/slope to access this area/service.
  • The ramp or slope is located in front of the entrance.
  • The ramp/slope is easy.
  • The ramp/slope is permanent.
  • There is not a level landing at the top of the ramp/slope.
  • The ramp does not have handrails.

Accessible Toilet

  • There are accessible toilet facilities within this venue.
  • 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 approximately 6m (6yd 1ft) from the car park entrance.
    • This accessible toilet is located within the toilet block.
    • There is not level access to this accessible toilet.
  • Features and Dimensions View
    • This is a unisex 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 locking handle.
    • The width of the accessible toilet door is 90cm (2ft 11in).
    • The door is light.
    • The dimensions of the accessible toilet are 235cm x 155cm (7ft 9in x 5ft 1in).
    • There is not 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 160cm (5ft 3in).
    • There is no dropdown rail.
    • There is a flush, however it is not on the transfer side.
    • The tap type is push.
    • There is not a mixer tap.
    • There is not an emergency alarm.
    • Disposal facilities are not available in the cubicle.
    • There is not a/are not coat hook(s).
  • Position of Fixtures View
    • Wall-mounted grab rails are available.
    • 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 43cm (1ft 5in).
    • There is a hand dryer.
    • The hand dryer can 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 can be reached from seated on the toilet.
    • The wash basin is not placed higher than 74cm (2ft 5in).
  • Colour Contrast and Lighting View
    • The contrast between the external door and wall is good.
    • The contrast between the internal door and wall is poor.
    • The contrast between the wall-mounted grab rail(s) and wall is poor.
    • The contrast between the walls and floor is fair.
    • The lighting levels are medium.
  • Comments View
    • Patrons must have their own Radar key to unlock the accessible toilet door.

Outside Access (Male Toilet Entrance)

  • This information is for the entrance located at the front of the toilet block.
  • There is not level access into the venue.
  • There are no doors at this entrance.
  • The width of the door opening is 80cm (2ft 7in).

Level Change (Male Toilet Entrance)

  • There is a ramp/slope to access this area/service.
  • The ramp or slope is located in front of the entrance.
  • The ramp/slope is easy.
  • The ramp/slope is permanent.
  • There is not a level landing at the top of the ramp/slope.
  • The ramp does not have handrails.

Outside Access (Female Toilet Entrance)

  • This information is for the entrance located at the front of the toilet block.
  • There is not level access into the venue.
  • There are no doors at this entrance.
  • The width of the door opening is 80cm (2ft 7in).

Level Change (Female Toilet Entrance)

  • There is a ramp/slope to access this area/service.
  • The ramp or slope is located in front of the entrance.
  • The ramp/slope is easy.
  • The ramp/slope is permanent.
  • There is not a level landing at the top of the ramp/slope.
  • The ramp does not have handrails.

Standard Toilet(s)