Church Street, Alton, Hampshire GU34 2BW
01962 826 700
Guide Last Updated: 16/06/2017
Tuesday 10:30 - 16:30.
Wednesday 10:30 - 16:30.
Thursday 10:30 - 16:30.
Friday 10:30 - 16:30.
Saturday 10:30 - 16:30.
The venue is situated within the centre of the town.
This venue is situated in Alton.
The venue is not situated on a road which has a steep gradient.
There is a bus stop within 150m (164yds) of the venue.
The nearest mainline station is Alton.
The venue does not have its own car park.
There is a car park for public use within 200m (approx).
The name of the car park is Victoria Road Car Park.
The car park is located off Victoria Road opposite the venue.
On street marked Blue Badge bays are available.
The dimensions of the marked Blue Badge bays are 200cm x 450cm (6ft 7in x 14ft 9in).
On street Blue Badge parking is located on the High Street next to the venue.
Clearly signed and / or standard marked parking bays are available.
Standard marked parking bays are located on the High Street next to the venue.
There is not a designated drop off point.
There are steps to access this area / service.
The steps are located in front of the entrance.
There is / are 1 step(s) to the area / service.
The steps are not clearly marked.
The steps are shallow.
The steps do not have handrails.
The reception desk is 1m (3ft 3in) from the main entrance.
There is level access to reception from the entrance.
The reception desk is high height.
The desk has a lowered section.
Lighting levels are bright.
There is level access to the service.
There is not a hearing assistance system.
Lighting levels are medium.
The floors which are accessible by stairs are G-1.
There are 15+ steps between floors.
The steps are clearly marked.
The steps are deep.
The steps do have handrails.
The steps have a handrail on both sides.
There is a landing.
The lighting level is low.
Exhibits cannot be audio described.
Tactile signage for exhibits is not available.
The availability of tactile signage does not depend on exhibition.
Touch tours are not available.
Video tours are not available.
There is not a hearing assistance system.
There is not a wheelchair to borrow.
There are accessible toilets within this venue designated for public use.
The toilet is not for the sole use of disabled people.
There is pictorial signage on or near the toilet door.
This accessible toilet is 18m (19yd 2ft) from the main entrance.
This accessible toilet is located in the garden at the rear of the venue.
There is not level access to this accessible toilet.
This is a unisex toilet.
A key is not required for the accessible toilet.
The door opens outwards.
The door is locked by a twist lock.
The width of the accessible toilet door is 80cm (2ft 7in).
The door weight is light.
The dimensions of the accessible toilet are 165cm x 180cm (5ft 5in x 5ft 11in).
There is a lateral transfer space.
As you face the toilet pan the transfer space is on the right.
The lateral transfer space is 95cm (3ft 1in).
There is a dropdown rail on the transfer side.
There is a flush on the transfer side.
The tap type is lever.
There is a mixer tap.
The emergency alarm is not fully functional.
The alarm was out of reach (higher than 10cm (4") from floor) when surveyed.
Disposal facilities are available in the cubicle.
There is not a coat hook.
Wall mounted rails are available.
As you face the toilet the wall mounted grab rails are on the left.
There is not a shelf within the accessible toilet.
There are mirrors.
Mirrors are placed at a lower level or at an angle for ease of use.
The height of the toilet seat above floor level is 48cm (1ft 7in).
There is a hand dryer.
The hand dryer cannot be reached from seated on the toilet.
The hand dryer is not placed higher than 100cm (3ft 3in).
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 wash basin.
The wash basin can be reached from seated on the toilet.
The wash basin is not placed higher than 74cm (2ft 5in).
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 good.
The contrast between the drop down rails and wall is poor.
The contrast between the walls and floor is good.
The lighting levels are bright.
Baby change facilities are located within the venue.
Baby change facilities are located within the accessible toilet.
The height of the baby change table once extended is 86cm (2ft 10in).
There is a ramp or slope to access this service.
The ramp or slope is located leading to the toilet.
The ramp or slope is easy.
The ramp or slope is permanent.