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Watton-at-Stone Station

Station Road, Watton-at-Stone, Hertfordshire, SG14 3SH

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Introduction

  • The booking office is accessible from the street. The North bound platform is accesible from the car park. Platform 1 is the only platform accessible by wheelchair.
  • Platform 1 is for trains to London.
  • Platform 2 is for trains to Stevenage and the North.
  • Staff help is available Monday - Friday from 06.35 - 12.05.
  • If you require assistance please telephone the helpline on 0800 058 2844, textphone 0800 138 1018 or email assistedtravel@greatnorthernrail.com 24 hours before the day of travel to ensure arrangements are in place.

Location

  • There is not a bus stop within 150m (164yds) of the venue.

Parking

  • The venue does have its own car park.
  • Venue Car Park View
    • Parking is not free for all users.
    • Parking is not free for Blue Badge holders.
    • The car park is located in Moorymead Close.
    • 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 slopes/ramps.
    • The car park surface is concrete.
    • 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 View
    • There is a designated drop off point.
    • The drop off point is located in front of the station.

Outside Access (Accessible Entrance - Car Park)

  • This information is for the entrance located at the side of the building.
  • There is not level access into the venue.
  • There are no doors at this entrance.
  • The width of the door opening is 110cm (3ft 7in).

Level Change (Accessible Entrance - Car Park)

  • There is a ramp/slope to access this area/service.
  • The ramp or slope is located on the path leading to the entrance.
  • The ramp/slope is moderate.

Outside Access (Main Entrance)

  • This information is for the entrance located at the front of the station.
  • There is not level access into the venue.
  • There are no doors at this entrance.
  • The door opening is 145cm (4ft 9in) wide.

Level Change (Main Entrance)

  • There is a ramp/slope to access this area/service.
  • The ramp or slope is located immediately beyond the entrance.
  • The ramp/slope is easy.
  • The width of the ramp/slope is 145cm (4ft 9in).

Reception (Ticket Office)

  • The desk is 1m (3ft 3in) from the main entrance.
  • There is not level access to reception from the entrance.
  • The reception desk is medium height (77cm - 109cm).
  • The desk does not have a low (76cm or lower) section.
  • The lighting levels are medium.
  • There is a hearing assistance system.
  • The type of system is a fixed loop.
  • Staff are trained to use the system.
  • Opening Times View
    • Monday 06:45 - 11:50.
    • Tuesday 06:45 - 11:50.
    • Wednesday 06:45 - 11:50.
    • Thursday 06:45 - 11:50.
    • Friday 06:45 - 11:50.
    • Saturday Closed.
    • Sunday Closed.

Level Change (Ticket Office to Bridge)

  • There is a / are step(s) to access this area / service.
  • The step(s) is / are located immediately beyond the ticket office.
  • There is / are 2 step(s) to the area / service.
  • There is tactile paving at the top and bottom of the steps.
  • The step(s) is / are clearly marked.
  • The step(s) is / are deep.
  • The steps do not have handrails.

Bridge to Platforms

  • There are 15+ well marked medium steps with landings and handrails on both sides leading to platforms 1 & 2.

Train Station

  • There are generally 1 member(s) of staff on duty.
  • The station is staffed.
  • There is not an office to obtain help.
  • The station is not staffed between 12:05 - 06:35.
  • There is a ticket office.
  • The ticket office is located at the main entrance.
  • The ticket office is 1m (3ft 3in) from the main entrance.
  • The train companies that operate within this station include:.
  • Please click here for access information for Great Northern.
  • There is not a taxi rank at the station.
  • There are 2 platform(s) in the station.
  • The platform(s) accessed by steps only is / are 1 & 2.
  • The platform(s) which can be accessed by either level access / ramps / lifts / stairclimber from inside the station is / are 1.
  • The platform(s) which can be accessed by using alternative outside access entrances only is / are 1.
  • Additional Station Information View
    • Announcements on platforms are visual.
    • Accessible toilets are not located on the platform(s).
    • Accessible toilets are not located on the main station concourse.
    • There is not a wheelchair available to borrow.

Accessible Toilet

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

Standard Toilet(s)

Additional Info

  • Staff do receive disability awareness / equality training.
  • Documents can be requested in Braille.
  • Documents can be requested in large print.
  • A bowl of water can be provided for an assistance dog.
  • A member of staff trained in BSL skills is not normally on duty.