The Ancient Briton, 46 Harpenden Road, St. Albans, Hertfordshire AL3 5AH
01727 855 053
Guide Last Updated: 20/12/2016
Monday 09:00 - 23:00.
Tuesday 09:00 - 23:00.
Wednesday 09:00 - 23:00.
Thursday 09:00 - 23:00.
Friday 09:00 - 23:00.
Saturday 09:00 - 23:00.
Sunday 09:00 - 22:30.
There is a bus stop within 150m (164yds) of the venue.
The nearest National Rail station is St. Albans City.
The venue does have its own car park.
Parking is free for all users.
Parking is free for Blue Badge holders.
The car park is located in front of the venue.
The car park type is open air/surface.
Parking spaces for Blue Badge holders do not need to be booked in advance.
There is/are 2 Blue Badge parking bay(s) within the car park.
The dimensions of the Blue Badge parking bay(s) are 360cm x 490cm (11ft 10in x 16ft 1in).
The nearest Blue Badge bay is 6m (6yd 1ft) from the main entrance.
The furthest Blue Badge bay is 9m (9yd 2ft) from the main entrance.
The route from the car park to the entrance is accessible to a wheelchair user unaided.
The car park surface is tarmac.
There is not a road to cross between the car park and the entrance.
The car park does not have a height restriction barrier.
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(s) towards you (pull).
The door(s) is / are single.
The door(s) is / are heavy.
The width of the door opening is 86cm (2ft 10in).
There is a ramp/slope to access this area/service.
The ramp/slope is located leading to the main entrance.
The ramp/slope is easy.
The ramp/slope is permanent.
There is not a level landing at the top of the ramp/slope.
The ramp does not have handrails.
The width of the ramp/slope is 98cm (3ft 3in).
There is a/are step(s) to access this area/service.
The step(s) is/are located in front of the entrance.
There is/are 2 step(s) to the area/service.
There is not tactile paving at the top and bottom of the steps.
The step(s) is/are clearly marked.
The step(s) is/are medium height (11cm - 17cm).
There is not a/are not handrail(s) at the step(s).
The ramp/slope does bypass the step(s).
There is level access to the service(s).
There is not a hearing assistance system.
This venue does play background music.
Music is played throughout the venue.
Motorised scooters are not allowed in public parts of the venue.
The lighting levels are medium.
The following information is for the restaurant.
Full table service is available.
Some tables are permanently fixed.
Some chairs are permanently fixed.
No chairs have armrests.
The nearest table is approximately 5m (5yd 1ft) from the main entrance.
The distance between the floor and the lowest table is 70cm (2ft 4in).
The distance between the floor and the highest table is 72cm (2ft 4in).
The standard height for tables is 70cm.
There is ample room for a wheelchair user to manoeuvre.
Plastic / takeaway cups are available.
Plastic / takeaway cutlery is available.
Drinking straws are available.
Children are welcomed in the bar area.
Menus are hand held 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 main meals & bar snacks.
There are accessible toilet facilities within this venue.
The toilet is for the sole use of disabled people.
There is pictorial and written text signage on or near the toilet door.
This accessible toilet is approximately 20m (21yd 2ft) from the main entrance.
This accessible toilet is located to the left of the main entrance on the right.
There is level access to this accessible toilet.
This is a unisex toilet.
A key is required for the accessible toilet.
The key is a radar key.
The key can be obtained from a member of staff.
The door opens outwards.
The door is locked by a locking handle.
The width of the accessible toilet door is 92cm (3ft).
The door is heavy.
The dimensions of the accessible toilet are 175cm x 170cm (5ft 9in x 5ft 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 left.
The lateral transfer space is 62cm (2ft).
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.
There is an emergency alarm.
The emergency pull cord alarm is fully functional.
Disposal facilities are available in the cubicle.
There is not a/are not coat hook(s).
Wall-mounted grab rails are available.
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 46cm (1ft 6in).
There is a hand dryer.
The hand dryer cannot be reached from seated on the toilet.
The hand dryer is placed higher than 100cm (3ft 3in).
The height of the hand dryer is 105cm (3ft 5in).
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 placed higher than 100cm (3ft 3in).
The height of the toilet roll holder is 106cm (3ft 6in).
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 wall-mounted grab rail(s) and wall is good.
The contrast between the dropdown rail(s) and wall is good.
The contrast between the walls and floor is good.
The lighting levels are medium.
The female toilet facilities that were surveyed are located to the left of the main entrance on the right.
The female toilet(s) is/are approximately 17m (18yd 1ft) from the main entrance.
Inside the venue, there is level access to the female toilet(s).
Lighting levels are bright.