Hatfield Peverel Library

The Street, Hatfield Peverel, Essex CM3 2DP

0345 603 7628

hatfieldpeverel.library@essex.gov.uk

www.essex.gov.uk/libraries

Guide Last Updated: 10/12/2016

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Access Guide

  • Monday Closed.

  • Tuesday 13:00 - 17:00.

  • Wednesday 09:00 - 13:00.

  • Thursday 13:00 - 17:00.

  • Friday Closed.

  • Saturday 09:00 - 13:00.

  • Sunday Closed.

  • The venue is situated within the centre of the town.

  • This venue is situated in Hatfied Peveral.

  • The venue is not situated on a road which has a steep gradient.

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

  • The nearest mainline station is Hatfield Peverel.

  • The venue does have its own car park.

  • Parking is free for all users.

  • The car park is at the back of the venue.

  • The car park type is open air/surface.

  • There 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 tarmac.

  • There is a dropped kerb / non stepped access from the car park to 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.

  • There is not a designated drop off point.

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  • This information is for the entrance located at the front of the venue.

  • There is not level access into the venue.

  • The main doors open automatically.

  • The doors are double width.

  • The door opening is 160cm (5ft 3in) wide.

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  • There is a ramp or slope to access this service.

  • The ramp or slope is located in front of 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.

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  • The desk is 8m (8yd 2ft) from the main entrance.

  • There is level access to reception from the entrance.

  • The reception desk is medium height.

  • The desk has a lowered 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 system.

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  • There is level access to the service.

  • This venue does not play background music.

  • Motorised scooters are allowed in public parts of the venue.

  • The lighting levels are medium.

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  • This library does not have a regular supply of books in Braille.

  • This library does have a regular supply of books in large print.

  • This library does have a regular supply of books in audio format.

  • There is an ordering service.

  • The library does have computers with accessible software.

  • Accessible software includes Zoomtext.

  • Auxiliary aids are available for computer users.

  • A height adjustable chair is / are available.

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

  • Staff do receive disability awareness / equality training.

  • The photograph shows the children's area.

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