Peahen

14 London Road, St Albans, Hertfordshire AL1 1NQ

01727 853 669

peahen.stalbans@mcmullens.co.uk

www.peahen.co.uk

Guide Last Updated: 05/10/2016

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Access Guide

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

  • This venue is situated in St Albans.

  • 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 St Albans.

  • Monday 10:00 - 23:00.

  • Tuesday 10:00 - 23:00.

  • Wednesday 10:00 - 23:00.

  • Thursday 10:00 - 23:00.

  • Friday 10:30 - 01:00.

  • Saturday 10:30 - 01:00.

  • Sunday 10:00 - 22:30.

  • 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 London Road Car Park.

  • The car park is located behind the venue.

  • On street marked Blue Badge bays are not available.

  • Clearly signed and / or standard marked parking bays are available.

  • Standard marked parking bays are located on London Road in front of the venue.

  • There is not a designated drop off point.

  • The standard parking bays have no fixed dimensions.

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  • This information is for the entrance located at the front of the venue.

  • There is not level access into the venue.

  • The main doors open towards you (pull).

  • The doors are single width.

  • The doors are heavy.

  • The door opening is 80cm (2ft 7in) wide.

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  • There are steps to access this area / service.

  • The steps are located in front of and immediately beyond the entrance.

  • There is / are 4 step(s) to the area / service.

  • The steps are not clearly marked.

  • The steps are medium.

  • The steps do have handrails.

  • The handrails are on both sides.

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  • This information is for the entrance located at the front of the venue.

  • There is level access into the venue.

  • The main doors open towards you (pull).

  • The doors are single width.

  • The doors are heavy.

  • The door opening is 82cm (2ft 8in) wide.

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  • 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.

  • Lighting levels are low.

  • Customers cannot charge scooters or wheelchairs at the venue.

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  • The following information is for the restaurant/bar.

  • Full table service is available.

  • No tables are permanently fixed.

  • Some chairs are permanently fixed.

  • Some chairs have armrests.

  • The nearest table is approximately 2m (2yd 7in) from the accessible entrance.

  • The distance between the floor and the lowest table is 38cm (1ft 3in).

  • The distance between the floor and the highest table is 102cm (3ft 4in).

  • There is ample room for a wheelchair user to manoeuvre.

  • Plastic / takeaway cups are not available.

  • Plastic / takeaway cutlery is not 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 varied.

  • Children permitted until 18:00.

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  • There are accessible toilet facilities within this venue.

  • The toilet is for the sole use of disabled people.

  • There is pictorial signage on or near the toilet door.

  • This accessible toilet is approximately 28m (30yd 1ft) from the accessible entrance.

  • This accessible toilet is located to the rear of the venue.

  • There is not 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 the bar.

  • The door opens outwards.

  • The door is locked by a locking handle.

  • The width of the accessible toilet door is 84cm (2ft 9in).

  • The door is heavy.

  • The dimensions of the accessible toilet are 160cm x 170cm (5ft 3in x 5ft 7in).

  • There is a lateral transfer space.

  • As you face the toilet pan the transfer space is on the left.

  • The lateral transfer space is 82cm (2ft 8in).

  • There is a dropdown rail on the transfer side.

  • There is a flush, however it is not on the transfer side.

  • The tap type is lever.

  • There is a mixer tap.

  • The emergency pull cord alarm is not fully functional.

  • Disposal facilities are available in the cubicle.

  • 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.

  • 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 48cm (1ft 7in).

  • There is a hand dryer.

  • The hand dryer can 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 not a toilet roll holder.

  • There is a wash basin.

  • The wash basin cannot 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 poor.

  • Baby change facilities are located within the venue.

  • The baby change facilities are located within the accessible toilet.

  • The height of the baby change table once extended is 107cm (3ft 6in).

  • Inside the venue, there is not level access to the baby change facility.

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  • There is a ramp or slope to access this service.

  • The ramp or slope is located leading down to the toilets.

  • The ramp or slope is moderate.

  • The ramp or slope is permanent.

  • There is a level landing at the top of the ramp.

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  • Standard toilets are available.

  • The female and male toilets are located to the rear of the venue.

  • The female and male toilets are 28m (31yd) from the accessible entrance.

  • Inside the venue, there is not level access to the female and male toilet.

  • Lighting levels are medium.

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  • Staff do receive disability awareness / equality training.

  • A bowl of water can be provided for an assistance dog.

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