30-32 Market Place, St Albans, Hertfordshire AL3 5DG
01727 899 392
Guide Last Updated: 31/05/2021
Monday 07:00 - 18:30.
Tuesday 07:00 - 18:30.
Wednesday 07:00 - 18:30.
Thursday 07:00 - 18:30.
Friday 07:00 - 18:30.
Saturday 08:00 - 18:30.
Sunday 08:30 - 18:00.
The venue is in a pedestrian area.
There is a bus stop within 150m (164yds) of the venue.
The nearest National Rail station is St Albans Abbey.
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 Drovers Way Car Park.
The car park is located on Drovers Way.
This information is for the entrance located at the front of the building.
There is not level access into the venue.
The main door(s) open towards you (pull).
The doors are double width.
The door(s) is / are heavy.
The door opening is 170cm (5ft 7in) wide.
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 permanent.
There is not a level landing at the top of the ramp.
The ramp does not have handrails.
There is level access to the service.
This venue does play background music.
Music is played throughout the venue.
Motorised scooters are allowed in public parts of the venue.
The lighting levels are bright.
The following information is for the cafe.
Full table service is not available.
Food or drinks are ordered from the service counter.
Food or drinks can be brought to the table.
There is not a lowered section at the counter.
No tables are permanently fixed.
Some chairs are permanently fixed.
Some chairs have armrests.
The nearest table is 2m (2yd 7in) from the main entrance.
The distance between the floor and the lowest table is 48cm (1ft 7in).
The distance between the floor and the highest table is 112cm (3ft 8in).
There is ample room for a wheelchair user to manoeuvre.
Plastic / takeaway cups are available.
Plastic / takeaway cutlery is available.
Drinking straws are available.
Menus are wall only.
Menus are not available in Braille.
Menus are not available in large print.
Picture menus are not available.
Menus are clearly written.
Menus are presented in contrasting colours.
The type of food served here is sandwiches, pastries, hot and cold snacks.
The floors which are accessible by stairs are G-1.
There are 15+ steps between floors.
The steps are clearly marked.
The steps are medium.
The steps do have handrails.
The steps have a handrail on the left going up.
There is a landing.
The lighting levels are medium.
Accessible toilet facilities are available.
The toilet is not for the sole use of disabled people.
There is tactile and pictorial signage on or near the toilet door.
This accessible toilet is approximately 13m (14yd 8in) from the main entrance.
The accessible toilet is located at the rear of the venue.
There is 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 locking handle.
The width of the accessible toilet door is 90cm (2ft 11in).
The door is heavy.
The dimensions of the accessible toilet are 155cm x 230cm (5ft 1in x 7ft 7in).
There is sufficient turning space in the cubicle for a wheelchair user.
There is a lateral transfer space.
As you face the toilet pan the transfer space is on the right.
The lateral transfer space is 90cm (2ft 11in).
There is a dropdown rail on the transfer side.
There is a flush on the transfer side.
The tap type is twist/turn.
There is a mixer tap.
There is an emergency alarm.
The emergency pull cord alarm is fully functional.
Disposal facilities are available in the cubicle.
There is a/are female sanitary, non-infectious waste and general domestic waste disposal units.
There is a/are coat hook(s).
The coat hook is not within 120cm (3ft 11in) from floor level.
Wall mounted grab rails are available for the toilet.
As you face the toilet the wall-mounted grab rails are on both sides.
There is not a shelf within the accessible toilet.
There is a mirror.
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 49cm (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 poor.
The contrast between the wall-mounted grab rail(s) and wall is fair.
The contrast between the dropdown rail(s) and wall is fair.
The contrast between the walls and floor is good.
The lighting levels are bright.