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Crookes Valley Park

Crookes Valley Road, Sheffield, S10 1BA

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Introduction

  • Services / facilities within the grounds include a childrens play area, a lake and park walks.

Location

  • There is a bus stop within 150m (164yds) of the venue.
  • The nearest National Rail station is Sheffield.
  • Comments View
    • The nearest bus stop is opposite Oxford Street.
    • The nearest tram stop is the University of Sheffield.

Opening Times

  • The venue is open 24hrs.

Parking

  • The venue does not have its own car park.
  • Blue Badge On Street Parking View
    • On street marked Blue Badge bays are available.
    • The dimensions of the marked Blue Badge bays are 360cm x 610cm (11ft 10in x 20ft).
    • On street Blue Badge parking is located on Mushroom Lane.
  • Drop off Point View
    • There is not a designated drop off point.

Outside Access (Mushroom Lane Right Gate Entrance)

  • There is not level access into the venue.
  • The doors are double width.
  • The door(s) is / are permanently held open.
  • The door opening is 290cm (9ft 6in) wide.

Level Change (Mushroom Lane Right Gate Entrance)

  • There is a ramp or slope to access this service.
  • The ramp or slope is located immediately beyond the entrance.
  • The ramp or slope is moderate.
  • The ramp or slope is permanent.
  • The ramp does not have handrails.
  • There is a / are step(s) to access this area / service.
  • The step(s) is / are located to the left of the slope.
  • There is / are 15+ step(s) to the area / service.
  • The step(s) is / are not clearly marked.
  • The step(s) is / are medium.
  • The steps do have handrails.
  • The handrails are on the right going up.
  • The ramp or slope does bypass the step(s).

Outside Access (Mushroom Lane Left Gate Entrance)

  • There is not level access into the venue.
  • The doors are double width.
  • The door(s) is / are permanently held open.
  • The door opening is 290cm (9ft 6in) wide.

Level Change (Mushroom Lane Left Gate Entrance)

  • There is a ramp or slope to access this service.
  • The ramp or slope is located immediately beyond the entrance.
  • The ramp or slope is moderate.
  • The ramp or slope is permanent.
  • The ramp does not have handrails.

Outside Access (Dam House Entrance)

  • This information is for the entrance located in front of the Dam House.
  • There is not level access into the venue.
  • The main door(s) open away from you (push).
  • The doors are double width.
  • The door(s) is / are heavy.
  • The door opening is 176cm (5ft 9in) wide.

Level Change (Dam House Entrance)

  • There is a ramp or slope to access this service.
  • The ramp or slope is located immediately beyond the entrance.
  • The ramp or slope is steep.
  • The ramp or slope is permanent.
  • The ramp does not have handrails.

Outside Access (Harcourt Road Entrance)

  • This information is for the entrance located on the corner of Harcourt Road and Crookes Valley Road.
  • There is not level access into the venue.
  • The main door(s) open away from you (push).
  • The doors are single width.
  • The door(s) is / are heavy.
  • The door opening is 108cm (3ft 7in) wide.

Level Change (Harcourt Road Entrance)

  • There is a / are step(s) to access this area / service.
  • The step(s) is/are located immediately beyond the entrance.
  • There is / are 15+ step(s) to the area / service.
  • The step(s) is / are not clearly marked.
  • The step(s) is / are deep.
  • The steps do have handrails.
  • The handrails are on the right going up.

Inside Access

  • There is not level access to the service.

Level Change (Lake Area)

  • There is a ramp or slope to access this service.
  • The ramp or slope is located on the path leading to the entrance.
  • The ramp or slope is moderate.
  • The ramp or slope is permanent.
  • There is a level landing at the top of the ramp.
  • The ramp does not have handrails.
  • There is a / are step(s) to access this area / service.
  • The step(s) is / are located to the left hand side of the lake.
  • There is / are 9 step(s) to the area / service.
  • The step(s) is / are not clearly marked.
  • The step(s) is / are deep.
  • The steps do have handrails.
  • The handrails are on both sides.
  • The ramp or slope does bypass the step(s).

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.

Accessible Toilet

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

Standard Toilet(s)