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Carnatic House Reception

The University of Liverpool, North Mossley Hill Road, Liverpool, L18 8DW

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Introduction

  • Services / facilities within the building include the main reception for Carnatic Halls, student services.

Opening Times

  • The venue is open 24hrs.

Getting Here

  • By Road View
    • Carnatic Halls are located in the Mossley Hill area, to the south east of the city centre.
      From the end of the M62, turn left onto Queen's Drive (A5058). Continue on this road for approximately 4km, then turn left into North Mossley Hill Road. The entrance to the Halls is approximately 500 metres along this road, to the right.
    • There is parking available for visitors at this site.
  • By Bus View
    • Bus Route 699 (Carnatic Student Village to The University of Liverpool and City Centre) stops on Elmswood Road on the far side of the Carnatic Halls site. Route 61 (Bootle to Aigburth Vale) also stops here.
      Bus route 173 between the centre of Liverpool (and the main campus) and Belle Vue stops on North Mossley Hill Road close to the Halls. Buses back into the centre stop at further up North Mossley Hill Road, at the junction with Park Avenue.
  • By Train View
    • Mossley Hill Station is approximately 600 metres to the North East of the site, along Rose Lane.
      Bus routes 61 and 173 can be used to reach the site from the station.
  • Useful Links View

Useful Information

Building Parking

  • The building does have its own dedicated parking.
  • Building Car Park View
    • The car park can be used by visitors, Blue Badge holders, staff permit holders and student permit holders.
    • There are no parking charges.
    • The car park is located in front of the Carnatic House Building.
    • The car park type is open air/surface.
    • The car park does not have a height restriction barrier.
    • Designated Blue Badge parking bays are available.
    • There is/are 1 designated parking bay(s) within the car park.
    • The Blue Badge bay(s) is/are clearly marked.
    • The dimensions of the designated parking bay(s) are 400cm x 500cm (13ft 1in x 16ft 5in).
    • Parking spaces for Blue Badge holders do not need to be booked in advance.
    • The nearest designated bay is 15m (16yd 1ft) from the main entrance.
    • The route from the car park to the building is accessible to a wheelchair user unaided.
    • The dropped kerb between the car park and the building does not have tactile paving.
    • The car park surface is tarmac.
  • Drop Off Point View
    • There is not a designated drop off point.

Outside Access (Main Entrance)

  • Entrance View
    • This information is for the entrance located at the front of the building.
    • There is step free access at this entrance.
    • The main door(s) open(s) automatically.
    • The door(s) is / are double.
    • The width of the door opening is 150cm (4ft 11in).
    • There is a second set of doors.
    • The door(s) open(s) automatically.
    • The door(s) is / are double.
    • The width of the door opening is 150cm (4ft 11in).

Reception (Main Reception)

  • The desk is 2m (2yd 7in) from the entrance.
  • The reception area is clearly visible from the entrance.
  • There is step free access to this reception area.
  • The lighting levels in the reception area are bright.
  • The reception desk/counter is high (110cm+).
  • There is a low section of the counter (76cm or below) available.
  • There is a clear knee recess beneath the low counter.
  • The desk is staffed.
  • There is not a hearing assistance system.

Inside Access

  • There is level access to the service.
  • This venue does not play background music.
  • The lighting levels are bright.

Accessible Toilet

  • There are not accessible toilet facilities within this venue.
  • Comments View
    • The nearest toilets are located within Carnatic House which is opposite the front of the building.

Standard Toilet(s)

  • There are no toilets. The nearest toilets are located within Carnatic House which is opposite the front of the building.