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Salisbury Student Common Room

Wiltshire College, Salisbury Campus, Southampton Road, Salisbury, SP1 2LW

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Introduction

  • Services / facilities within the building include tables, sofas, pool table, table football, vending machines.
  • Related link Avon Building.
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Opening Times

  • Monday 08:30 - 16:30.
  • Tuesday 08:30 - 16:30.
  • Wednesday 08:30 - 16:30.
  • Thursday 08:30 - 16:30.
  • Friday 08:30 - 16:30.
  • Saturday Closed.
  • Sunday Closed.

Location

  • The venue is situated within the centre of the campus.
  • This venue is situated in the Salisbury campus.
  • The venue is not situated on a road which has a steep gradient.
  • The nearest National Rail station is Salisbury.
  • There is a bus stop within 150m (164yds) of the venue.

Building Parking

  • The building does not have its own dedicated parking.
  • Site/Campus Car Parks View
    • There is a site/campus car park for staff, students and visitors within approximately 200m.
    • The name of the car park is St Marys Car Park.
    • The car park is located near to the Craft Centre, Wylye Building and the Avon Building.
  • Public Car Parks View
    • There is a car park for public use within 200m (approx).
    • The name of the car park is Churchill Gardens.
    • The car park is located along Southampton Road.
  • Drop Off Point View
    • There is a designated drop off point.
    • There is not a dropped kerb from the drop off point.
    • The drop off point is located in front of the Craft Centre and Avon building.
  • Comments View
    • Students can currently park for free in the Churchill Gardens car park if they get a permit from the reception in the Bourne Building.

Site/Campus Car Park

  • Car Park View
    • The car park is located to the right of the Craft Centre.
    • The nearest building(s) to this car park is/are the Craft Centre, Wylye Building and the Avon Building.
    • The car park type is open air/surface.
    • The car park does not have a height restriction barrier.
    • The car park surface is loose chippings.
    • Designated Blue Badge parking bays are available.
    • The Blue Badge bay(s) markings are faded.
    • There is/are 3 designated Blue Badge parking bay(s) within this car park.
    • The dimensions of the designated parking bay(s) are 370cm x 527cm (12ft 2in x 17ft 3in).
    • The dimensions of the designated bays do vary in size.
  • Charges and Restrictions View
    • This car park can be used by staff, students, visitors and Blue Badge holders.
    • There are no parking charges that apply on the day.
    • Signs are provided to give information on parking charges/restrictions.
    • Signs are clearly presented.
  • Drop Off Point View
    • There is not a designated drop off point in this car park.
  • Car Park Access View
    • There is sloped access to the car park from the Craft Centre.
    • This car park is not clearly signposted from the Craft Centre.
    • The nearest designated bay is 18m (19yd 2ft) from the Craft Centre main entrance.

Outside Access (Main Entrance - Avon Block)

  • This information is for the entrance located at the rear of the building.
  • There is level access into the venue.
  • The main doors open automatically.
  • The doors are double width.
  • The door opening is 159cm (5ft 3in) wide.

Outside Access (Rear Entrance)

  • Entrance View
    • This information is for the entrance located at the rear of the building.
    • There is ramped/sloped access at this entrance.
    • There is a canopy or recess which provides weather protection at this entrance.
    • The main door(s) open(s) towards you (pull).
    • The door(s) is / are double.
    • The door(s) is / are light.
    • The width of the door opening is 140cm (4ft 7in).
    • There is a small lip on the threshold of the entrance, with a height of 2cm or below.
  • Ramp/Slope View
    • There is a ramp/slope at this entrance.
    • The ramp/slope is located in front of the entrance.
    • The ramp/slope gradient is steep.
    • The ramp is permanent.
    • There is not a level landing at the top of the ramp.
    • The ramp does have handrails.
    • The handrails are on both sides.
  • Comments View
    • There is a steep slope leading down from Southampton Road (shown in photograph 3).

Entrance (Common Room)

  • Entrance View
    • This information is for the entrance located at the rear of the Avon Building.
    • There is step free access at this entrance.
    • There is one set of manual, heavy, double doors between the main entrance and this entrance.
    • The main door(s) open(s) towards you (pull).
    • The door(s) is / are double (with one leaf locked).
    • The door(s) is / are heavy.
    • The width of the door opening is 78cm (2ft 7in).
    • There is a second set of doors.
    • The main door(s) open(s) towards you (pull).
    • The door(s) is / are double.
    • The door(s) is / are heavy.
    • The width of the door opening is 148cm (4ft 10in).
  • Comments View
    • There is a door to access the ramp leading down into the student common room.
    • The door has a width of 77cm and it opens away from you (push)
    • The door is light and doesn't close its self.

Common Room

  • There are two entrances to the student common room.
  • One is accessed via 4 medium depth steps.
  • The steps have handrails on both sides.
  • There is also a long steep ramp that accesses the common room.
  • The width of the ramp is 116cm.
  • There are handrails on either side of the ramp.
  • There are high tables which are 110cm.
  • There are low tables which are 55cm
  • There is a ping pong table and a soft seating area for students.