Victoria Street, Preston, Lancashire PR1 7QT
01772 892 529
Guide Last Updated: 07/03/2017
The venue is situated within the centre of the city.
This venue is situated in Preston.
The venue is not situated on a road which has a steep gradient.
The nearest mainline station is Preston.
There is not a bus stop within 150m (164yds) of the venue.
The venue does have its own car park.
Parking is not free for all users.
Parking is free for Blue Badge holders.
The car park is located in front of the building.
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 300cm x 400cm (9ft 10in x 13ft 1in).
Designated parking bays are not clearly marked.
The nearest Blue Badge bay is 34m (37yd 7in) from the entrance.
The furthest Blue Badge bay is 37m (40yd 1ft) from the 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 a dropped kerb between the car park and the venue.
The dropped kerb does not have tactile paving.
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 intercom is in a suitable position to allow wheelchair users to gain access.
The main door(s) open(s) away from you (push).
The door(s) is / are single.
The door(s) is / are heavy.
The width of the door opening is 92cm (3ft).
There is a ramp/slope to access this area/service.
The ramp/slope is located leading to the entrance.
The ramp/slope is easy.
The ramp/slope is permanent.
There is a level landing at the top of the ramp/slope.
There is level access to the service(s).
There is not a hearing assistance system.
This venue does not play background music.
The lighting levels are varied.
Motorised scooters are allowed in public parts of the venue.
Customers cannot charge scooters or wheelchairs at the venue.
The establishment provides 1 accessible accommodation facilities with an ensuite and/or separate accessible bathroom.
This information refers to Flat 9 room 1.
The accessible facilities are located on the ground floor.
There is level access from an accessible entrance.
The room number viewed was room 1.
The width of the door to the room is 78cm (2ft 7in).
The bed is 71cm (2ft 4in) high.
The measurement between the bed base and floor is 12cm (5in).
Light switches are within 120cm (4ft) from floor level.
There is a functional emergency alarm in the room.
Other accessible facilities available in the bedroom are flashing lights.
Assistance dogs are welcome to stay with residents in accessible accommodation.
The door opens outwards.
The width of the door to the bathroom is 78cm (2ft 7in).
The door weight is light.
There is not a functional emergency alarm in the bathroom.
It is tied up and out of reach (higher than 10cm (4") from floor).
The door is locked by a (no lock).
There is a wash basin.
The wash basin cannot be reached from seated on the toilet.
There is a lateral transfer space.
As you face the toilet pan the transfer space is on the right.
There is a dropdown rail on the transfer side.
There is a flush on the transfer side.
Wall mounted grab rails are available.
As you face the toilet pan the wall mounted grab rails are on both sides.
There is a wheel in shower.
The shower head height is adjustable.
The type of shower controls used are lever.
The shower seat is flip down.
The shower seat height is 52cm (1ft 8in).
There are handrails 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.
The lighting levels are medium.
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 fair.
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 other auxiliary aids for people with mobility impairments.
Assistance dogs are welcome to stay with residents in standard rooms.
There is / are 0 accessible room(s) with a bath.
There is / are 1 accessible room(s) with a wheel in shower.
Ground floor rooms do have level access.
None of these rooms are accessed by platform lift.
Rooms are located on the ground floor.
Adjoining rooms are not available.
The floors which are accessible by stairs are G-1-2-3.
There are 15+ steps between 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.