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Cannon Hill Park

2 Russell Road, Moseley, Birmingham, B13 8RD

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Introduction

  • Services / facilities within the grounds include children's play areas, mini golf, amusement park, The Garden Tea Room, and boats for hire in the summer.
  • Related linkhttps://www.accessable.co.uk/birmingham-city-council/access-guides/midlands-art-centre-mac.
  • Midlands Arts Centre (MAC).

Opening Times

  • The venue is open from dawn til dusk.

Location

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

Parking (Russell Road)

  • The venue does have its own car park.
  • Venue Car Park View
    • Parking is not free for all users.
    • Parking is free for Blue Badge holders.
    • The car park is located off Russell Road.
    • The car park type is open air/surface.
    • There is/are 4 Blue Badge parking bay(s) within the car park.
    • The dimensions of the Blue Badge parking bay(s) are 365cm x 499cm (11ft 12in x 16ft 4in).
    • The nearest Blue Badge bay is 8m (8yd 2ft) from the Russell Road access point.
    • The furthest Blue Badge bay is 11m (12yd 1in) from the Russell Road access point.
    • 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 uneven surfaces.
    • The car park surface is tarmac.
    • There is not a road to cross between the car park and the entrance.
    • The car park does not have a height restriction barrier.
  • Drop off Point View
    • There is not a designated drop off point.

Parking (Edgbaston Road)

  • The venue does have its own car park.
  • Venue Car Park View
    • Parking is not free for all users.
    • Parking is free for Blue Badge holders.
    • The car park is located off Edgbaston Road.
    • The car park type is open air/surface.
    • There is/are 9 Blue Badge parking bay(s) within the car park.
    • The dimensions of the Blue Badge parking bay(s) are 350cm x 470cm (11ft 6in x 15ft 5in).
    • The nearest Blue Badge bay is 3m (3yd 10in) from the Edgbaston Road car park access point.
    • The furthest Blue Badge bay is 16m (17yd 1ft) from the Edgbaston Road car park access point.
    • 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 uneven surfaces.
    • The car park surface is tarmac.
    • There is not a road to cross between the car park and the entrance.
    • The car park does not have a height restriction barrier.
  • Drop off Point View
    • There is not a designated drop off point.
  • Comments View
    • There is a bridge located to the far right as you enter the car park.
    • If you drive over this bridge the Blue Badge spaces are located on the left.

Access Point (Russel Road)

  • Access Point View
    • This information is for the access point located on Russell Road.
    • There is not an information board/map at this access point.
    • There is step-free access at this access point.
    • There is a gate which opens away from you (push).
    • The gate is permanently held open.
    • The width of the gap is 150cm.

Access Point (Edgbaston Road)

  • Access Point View
    • This information is for the access point located on Edgbaston Road.
    • There is not an information board/map at this access point.
    • There is step-free access at this access point.
    • This is no gate at this access point.
  • Comments View
    • The ground is uneven in places beyond this entrance.

Access Point (Edgbaston Road Car Park)

  • Access Point View
    • This information is for the access point located in the car park.
    • There is not an information board/map at this access point.
    • There is step-free access at this access point.
    • There is a gate which opens away from you (push).
    • The gate is permanently held open.
    • The width of the gap is 150cm.

Parks and Gardens

  • The park or garden does have footpaths.
  • The path(s) has a / have tarmac surface(s).
  • The majority of the path(s) is / are wide enough for wheelchair users.
  • There are slight and steep slopes on the paths.
  • There are bench seats situated along the paths for people to rest.

Children's Play Parks

  • There are two playground areas.
  • One is located near to MAC, whilst the other is located near to the parking area at Pershore Road.

Fun Park

  • The gates to the fun park are double, open away from you, permanently held open and 320cm wide.
  • Inside there is level access to the attractions.

Golden Putter

  • Golden Putter is a mini golf course situated near to the Russell Road access point.
  • There is an permanent ramp with handrails on both sides to the right as you face Golden Putter.
  • There are also 4 medium steps to the left as you face Golden Putter.
  • The ramp overcomes the steps.
  • Inside there are various level changes around the course.
  • Benched seating areas are available.

Tennis Court Two

  • This has an easy slope leading up to the double entrance gate.
  • The gates open towards you, are heavy and 254cm wide.
  • Courts are free to use and can be booked up to one week in advance.

Tennis Courts Three

  • This has a steep slope leading to the single entrance gate.
  • The gate is light and 55cm wide.
  • Courts are free to use and can be booked up to one week in advance.

Accessible Toilet

  • Accessible toilet facilities are not available.
  • Comments View
    • The closest accessible toilet is located in the Midlands Art Centre (MAC).

Standard Toilet(s) (Russell Road)

  • Availability and Location of Standard Toilets View
    • Standard toilet facilities are available.
  • Access to Standard Female and Male Toilet(s) View
    • The female and male toilet facilities that were surveyed are located ahead as you enter the park from the Russell Road access point.
    • The female and male toilets are approximately 32m (34yd 2ft) from the Russell Road access point.
    • Inside the venue, there is not level access to the female and male toilets.
    • Lighting levels are medium.
  • Baby Change Facilities View
    • Baby change facilities are located within the venue.
    • Baby change facilities are located within the standard toilets.
    • The height of the baby change table once extended is 98cm (3ft 3in).

Level Change (Standard Toilets)

  • There is a/are step(s) to access this area/service.
  • The step(s) is/are located at the entrance to the toilet block.
  • There is/are 1 step(s) to the area/service.
  • There is not tactile paving at the top and bottom of the steps.
  • The step(s) is/are not clearly marked.
  • The step(s) is/are shallow (2cm - 10cm).
  • There is not a/are not handrail(s) at the step(s).