Dalton-Ellis Hall of Residence
The University of Manchester, Conyngham Road, Victoria Park, Manchester M14 5RR
0161 275 0210
Guide Last Updated: 10/03/2014
There is not level access into the venue.
The main doors open towards you (pull).
The doors are double width.
The doors are heavy.
The door opening is 185cm (6ft) wide.
There is a ramp or slope to access this service.
The ramp or slope is located leading down to the doors.
The ramp or slope is moderate.
The ramp or slope is permanent.
The width of the ramp or slope is 185cm (6ft).
There is level access to the service.
There is not a hearing assistance system.
This venue does not play background music.
Lighting levels are bright.
There is a lift for public use.
The lift is located on the right inside the entrance.
The lift is a standard lift.
The floors which are accessible by this lift are G - 3.
The lift is 4m (4yd 14in) from accessible entrance.
Staff do not need to be notified for use of the lift.
The dimensions of the lift are 95cm x 136cm (3ft x 4ft).
There is 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 controls do not have Braille markings.
The lift controls do have tactile markings.
The lighting level in the lift is bright.
The establishment provides 1 accessible accommodation facilities with an ensuite and/or separate accessible bathroom.
This information refers to room G1.06.
The accessible facilities are located along the first floor corridor.
There is level access from an accessible entrance.
This is by lift.
The room number viewed was 34.
The width of the door to the room is 77cm (2ft).
The dimensions of the clear floor space are 230cm x 450cm (7ft x 14ft).
The bed is 37cm (14in) high.
The measurement between the bed base and floor is 50cm (19in).
Light switches are within 120cm (4ft) from floor level.
There is not a functional emergency alarm in the room.
It is out of reach (higher than 10cm (4") from floor).
Assistance dogs are welcome to stay with residents in accessible accommodation.
The information relates to the ensuite.
The dimensions of the bathroom are 166cm x 200cm (5ft x 6ft).
The door opens outwards.
The door is light.
There is not a functional emergency alarm in the bathroom.
No emergency alarm is fitted in the bathroom.
The door is locked by a twist lock.
The height of the toilet seat above floor level is 40cm (15in).
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 in height.
There is a sink.
The sink cannot be reached from seated on the toilet.
The height of the sink is 88cm (2ft).
The tap type is lever.
There is not a lateral transfer space.
Wall mounted grab rails are available.
As you face the toilet pan the wall mounted grab rails are on the right.
There are mirrors.
The mirrors are not placed at a lower level or at an angle for ease of use.
Disposal facilities are not available.
The colour contrast between the external room door and wall is good.
The colour contrast between the walls and floor is good.
The colour contrast between the internal room door and wall is good.
The colour contrast between external ensuite / bathroom door and wall is good.
Lighting levels are bright.
The colour contrast between the internal bathroom door and wall is good.
The colour contrast between the walls and floor in the bathroom is good.
The colour contrast between the drop down rails and wall is poor.
The colour contrast between the grab rails and wall is fair.
Lighting levels are medium.
None of the rooms have auxiliary aids for people with sensory impairments.
The accommodation does not provide any other auxiliary aids for people with mobility impairments.