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Langsett Reservoir

Langsett, Sheffield, S36 4GY

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Location

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

Opening Times

  • The venue is open 24hrs.

Parking (Langsett Barn)

  • The venue does have its own car park.
  • Venue Car Park
    • Parking is free for all users.
    • The car park is located off Langsett Road.
    • The car park type is open air/surface.
    • There is/are 3 designated parking bay(s) within the car park.
    • The dimensions of the designated parking bay(s) are 360cm x 480cm (11ft 10in x 15ft 9in).
    • The nearest designated bay is 40m (43yd 2ft) from the Langsett Barn.
    • The furthest designated bay is 49m (53yd 1ft) from the Langsett Barn.
    • 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.
    • The patron does not have to cross a road.
    • The car park does not have a height restriction barrier.
  • On Street Parking and Drop-off Details
    • There is not a designated drop off point.

Parking (Flouch)

  • The venue does have its own car park.
  • Venue Car Park
    • Parking is free for all users.
    • The car park is located off Whams Road.
    • The car park type is open air/surface.
    • There is/are 0 designated parking bay(s) within the car park.
    • 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 loose chippings.
    • The patron does have to cross a road.
    • The road is generally busy.
    • The car park does have a height restriction barrier.
    • The maximum height is 210cm (6ft 11in).
  • On Street Parking and Drop-off Details
    • There is not a designated drop off point.

Outside Access

  • This information is for the entrance located off the A616.

Reservoir Area

  • This is a walking route around Langsett Reservoir, marked as a black route on their documentation.
  • Paths are uneven, and undulating, with grass and rocks underfoot.

Barn

  • The barn is on the route to the reservoir from the car park. It accommodates male, female and accessible toilets. It also accommodates a community meeting room.

Accessible Toilet

  • Location and Access
    • There are accessible toilets within this venue designated for public use.
    • The toilet is not for the sole use of disabled people.
    • There is no signage on or near the toilet door.
    • The accessible toilet is 50m (54yd 2ft) from the parking bays.
    • The accessible toilet is located at the rear of Langsett Barn.
  • Features and Dimensions
    • This is not a unisex toilet.
    • This toilet is male only.
    • A key is not required for the accessible toilet.
    • The door opens outwards.
    • The door is not push pad activated.
    • The door is locked by a sliding bolt.
    • The width of the accessible toilet door is 89cm (2ft 11in).
    • The door weight is light.
    • The dimensions of the accessible toilet are 145cm x 155cm (4ft 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 left.
    • The lateral transfer space is 70cm (2ft 4in).
    • There is a dropdown rail on the transfer side.
    • There is not a flush on the transfer side.
    • The tap type is push.
    • There is not a mixer tap.
    • There is not an emergency alarm in the cubicle.
    • Disposal facilities are not available in the cubicle.
    • There is a coat hook.
    • The coat hook is within 120cm (3ft 11in) from floor level.
  • Position of Fixtures
    • Wall mounted 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 are not mirrors.
    • The height of the toilet seat above floor level is 45cm (1ft 6in).
    • There is not a hand dryer.
    • 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 sink.
    • The sink can be reached from seated on the toilet.
    • The sink is not placed higher than 74cm (2ft 5in).
  • Colour Contrast and Lighting
    • The contrast between the external door and wall is good.
    • The contrast between the internal door and wall is good.
    • The contrast between the grab rails and wall is poor.
    • The contrast between the drop down rails and wall is poor.
    • The contrast between the walls and floor is good.
    • The lighting levels are medium.
  • Comments
    • There is a similar accessible toilet available for female use.

Standard Toilet(s)

Additional Info

  • A bowl of water can be provided for an assistance dog.
  • An assistance dog toilet area can be provided onsite.
  • The assistance dog toilet area is located on site.
  • Comments
    • There is a picnic area with an accessible table available for wheelchair users.