Sible Hedingham Library

169 Swan Street, Sible Hedingham, Essex CO9 3PX

0345 603 7628

SibleHedingham.Library@essex.gov.uk

www.essex.gov.uk/libraries

Guide Last Updated: 15/05/2017

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Access Guide

  • Monday 09:00 - 13:00.

  • Tuesday 13:00 - 17:00.

  • Wednesday Closed.

  • Thursday 13:00 - 17:00.

  • Friday Closed.

  • Saturday 09:00 - 13:00.

  • Sunday Closed.

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

  • This venue is situated in Sible Hedingham.

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

  • The nearest mainline station is Braintree.

  • 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 uneven surfaces.

  • The car park surface is tarmac.

  • There is not a dropped kerb / non stepped access from the car park to the venue.

  • 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 building.

  • There is level access into the venue.

  • The main door(s) open(s) automatically (towards you).

  • The automatic doors are push pad activated.

  • The door(s) is / are single.

  • The door(s) is / are light.

  • The width of the door opening is 88cm (2ft 11in).

  • There is a second set of doors.

  • The door(s) open(s) towards you (pull).

  • The door(s) is / are single.

  • The door(s) is / are light.

  • The width of the door opening is 75cm (2ft 6in).

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  • The desk is 10m (10yd 2ft) from the main entrance.

  • There is level access to reception from the entrance.

  • The reception desk is medium.

  • 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.

  • There is level access to the service(s).

  • 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.

  • Auxiliary aids are not available for computer users.

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

  • Staff do receive disability awareness / equality training.

  • A member of staff trained in BSL skills is not normally on duty.

  • The photograph shows the children's area.

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