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Oxley Residence (Self Catered Flats)

Weetwood Rosd, Leeds, LS16 8HL

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Introduction

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    • The reception for Oxley Residences is located in Oxley House, which also contains the launderette and a fitness centre.
    • Oxley Residence Coach House Bar on the site is open to all residents and their guests.
    • To view the campus map or for information on how to get to the campus please click here.

Location

  • The venue is situated outside the centre of the city.
  • This venue is situated in Leeds.
  • The venue is not situated on a road which has a steep gradient.
  • The nearest mainline station is Headingley.
  • There is a bus stop within 150m (164yds) of the venue.

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 throughout the side.
    • The car park type is open air/surface.
    • Parking spaces for Blue Badge holders do not need to be booked in advance.
    • There are 7 designated parking bay(s) within the car park.
    • The dimensions of the designated parking bay(s) are 400cm x 500cm (13ft 1in x 16ft 5in).
    • The nearest designated bay is 46m (50yd) from the Block A entrance.
    • The furthest designated bay is 48m (52yd) from the Block A 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.
    • The patron does not have to cross a road.
    • The car park does not have a height restriction barrier.
    • There is not a designated drop off point.
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    • The details here are for the 2 designated bays at the rear of C and D Blocks.
    • There is an additonal bay located on the far side of D Block, plus 2 by Blocks E-H and 2 by Blocks K-M.

Outside Access (Block A)

  • This information is for the entrance located at the front of the block.
  • There is not level access into the venue.
  • The main doors open towards you (pull).
  • The doors are single width.
  • The doors are heavy.
  • The door opening is 76cm (2ft 6in) wide.
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    • There are identical doors at the entrances to all other blocks.

Level Change (Block A)

  • There is a ramp or slope to access this service.
  • The ramp or slope is located in front of the entrance.
  • The ramp or slope is moderate.
  • The ramp or slope is permanent.
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    • All other blocks are accessed by a moderate slope.
    • Block E is accessed by 5 medium steps with handrails both sides as well as a slope (shown in photograph 2).
    • Block M is access by 4 similar steps and a moderate ramp.

Inside Access

  • There is level access to the service.
  • Lighting levels are medium.

Accommodation

  • The establishment provides 0 adapted accommodation facilities with an ensuite and/or separate adapted bathroom.
  • Ground floor rooms do have level access.
  • There are standard rooms on other floors.
  • The other floors cannot be accessed by lift.
  • Some of the rooms have auxiliary aids for people with sensory impairments.
  • Flashing fire alarms are available on request.
  • Vibrating fire alarms are available on request.
  • The accommodation does not provide other auxiliary aids for people with mobility impairments.
  • Assistance dogs are welcome to stay with residents in standard rooms.
  • Adjoining rooms are not available.

Other Floors (Block A)

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    • The floors which are accessible by stairs are G-1-2-3.
    • There are 15 steps between floors.
    • The lighting level is medium.
    • The steps are clearly marked.
    • The steps are deep.
    • The steps do have handrails.
    • The steps have a handrail on both sides.
    • There is a landing.
  • Comments View
    • There are similar stairs in all other blocks. However, Blocks E-J only have floors G-2, and Blocks K-M have floors G-1.

Additional Info

  • Staff do receive disability awareness / equality training.
  • Documents can be requested in Braille.
  • Documents can be requested in large print.
  • A member of staff trained in BSL skills is not generally on duty.
  • This service can be requested.
  • Staff are not Text Relay aware.