Lindop House

Queen Mary University of London, Mile End Road, London E1 4NS

020 7882 6474

residences@qmul.ac.uk

www.residences.qmul.ac.uk

Guide Last Updated: 14/09/2016

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Access Guide

  • The Mile End campus is located just off the Mile End Road / A11. This road links the City of London with the A12. The A12 then links to the North Circular Road (and the A11 off that) and the M25.

  • There are Blue Badge bays located throughout the campus, which can be used by anyone with a valid Blue Badge. Car parking is available on campus for staff permit holders. Temporary permits are available for visitors and contractors by prior arrangement.

  • The campus can be accessed via bus 25 (Oxford Circus to Ilford), 205 (Paddington Station to Bow Church DLR Station) and 339 (Shadwell Station to Leytonstone Station).

  • The nearest railway stations are Liverpool Street Station and Fenchurch Street Station. However, all of the London Terminal stations are within reach of the campus using public transport.

  • The campus is located between Mile End (on the Hammersmith and City, District and Central lines) and Stepney Green (on the Hammersmith and City and District lines) underground stations.

  • The building does not have its own dedicated parking.

  • There is not a designated drop off point.

  • This information is for the entrance located off Mile End Road.

  • There is ramped/sloped access at this entrance.

  • The intercom is not in a suitable position to allow wheelchair users to gain access.

  • A key card is required for access at this entrance.

  • The card reader/lock is not in a suitable position to allow wheelchair users to gain access.

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

  • The door(s) is / are single.

  • The door(s) is / are heavy.

  • The width of the door opening is 76cm (2ft 6in).

  • There is a ramp/slope at this entrance.

  • The ramp/slope is located to the left and right of the entrance.

  • The ramp/slope gradient is easy.

  • The ramp is permanent.

  • The width of the ramp is 104cm (3ft 5in).

  • There is not level access to the service(s).

  • There is not a hearing assistance system.

  • This venue does play background music.

  • The lighting levels are medium.

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

  • The floors which are accessible by stairs are G-1-2-3-4-5-6.

  • There are 15+ steps between floors.

  • There are manual, heavy, single doors to access the stairwell on all floors.

  • The lighting levels are medium.

  • The steps are clearly marked.

  • The steps are medium (11cm - 17cm).

  • The steps do have handrails.

  • The steps have a handrail on both sides.

  • There is a landing.

  • The area(s)/service(s) on the floors which are not accessible is/are Floor 6, Flat 13.

  • There is a lift for public use.

  • The lift is located to your left on entrance.

  • The lift is a standard lift.

  • The floors which are accessible by this lift are G-1-2-3-4-5.

  • Wall mounted information boards are provided at lift landings.

  • There are manual, heavy, single doors to access the lift lobby on all floors.

  • The lift is approximately 3m (3yd 10in) from the main entrance.

  • Staff do not need to be notified for use of the lift.

  • The dimensions of the lift are 104cm x 135cm (3ft 5in x 4ft 5in).

  • The clear door width is 80cm (2ft 7in).

  • There are not separate entry and exit doors in the lift.

  • There is not a mirror to aid reversing out of the lift.

  • The lift does have a visual floor indicator.

  • The lift does have an audible announcer.

  • The lift does not have Braille markings.

  • The lift does have tactile markings.

  • The controls for the lift are within 90cm - 120cm from the floor.

  • The lighting level in the lift is medium.

  • Ground floor rooms do have level access.

  • Rooms are located just beyond the stairs and lift on entrance.

  • Adjoining rooms are not available.

  • There are standard rooms on other floors.

  • The other floors can be accessed by lift.

  • There is level access to standard rooms on other floors.

  • There is no lift access to flat 13 on the sixth floor.

  • Photographs 1 and 2 show the laundry room located on the ground floor.