Central Saint Martins - King's Cross - Main Building - Main Reception and Lethaby Gallery

Granary Building, 1 Granary Square, King's Cross, London N1C 4AA

020 7514 7000

info@csm.arts.ac.uk

www.arts.ac.uk/csm

Guide Last Updated: 24/05/2016

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

  • This venue is situated in London.

  • The nearest National Rail station is King's Cross St Pancras.

  • There is not a bus stop within 150m (164yds) of the venue.

  • The nearest underground station is King's Cross.

  • The venue does not have its own car park.

  • There is not a car park for public use within 200m (approx).

  • On street marked Blue Badge bays are not available.

  • Clearly signed and / or standard marked parking bays are not available.

  • There is not a designated drop off point.

  • This information is for the entrance located on Granary Square.

  • There is not level access into the venue.

  • The main door(s) open automatically.

  • The doors are double width.

  • The door opening is 196cm (6ft 5in) wide.

  • There is a second set of doors.

  • The door(s) open automatically.

  • The doors are double width.

  • The door opening is 193cm (6ft 4in) wide.

  • This entrance leads into a large open area with table tennis tables to the right and the entrance barriers to the main areas of the college directly in front of you.

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  • 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 easy.

  • The ramp or slope is permanent.

  • This ramp is also in front of the Lethaby Gallery entrance.

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  • This information is for the entrance located to the left of the main entrance.

  • 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 180cm (5ft 11in) wide.

  • There is a second set of doors.

  • The door(s) open towards you (pull).

  • The doors are double width.

  • The door(s) is / are heavy.

  • The door opening is 180cm (5ft 11in) wide.

  • To access the entrance you will need to overcome the main entrance slope that extends across both entrances.

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  • This information is for the entrance located to the right as you face the main entrance.

  • There is not level access into the venue.

  • The main door(s) open automatically.

  • The doors are double width.

  • The door opening is 270cm (8ft 10in) wide.

  • There is a second set of doors.

  • The door(s) open automatically.

  • The doors are double width.

  • The door opening is 278cm (9ft 1in) wide.

  • This leads to a large open area with ping pong tables in front of you.

  • The entrance barriers to the main areas of the campus, the reception and Lethaby Gallery are on the right.

  • There is an identical entrance on the opposite side, off Stable Street.

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  • 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 easy.

  • The ramp or slope is permanent.

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  • The desk is 8m (8yd 2ft) from the main entrance.

  • There is level access to reception from the entrance.

  • The lighting levels are medium.

  • The reception desk is low (76cm or lower).

  • The desk is generally staffed.

  • There is not a hearing assistance system.

  • The desk is both the main reception and the short courses reception.

  • The desk is located between the two sets of doors of the main entrance and to the right.

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  • The Lethaby Gallery is an arts space located off Granary square, showcasing frequent exhibitions of contemporary art.

  • Monday Closed.

  • Tuesday 10:00 - 18:00.

  • Wednesday 10:00 - 18:00.

  • Thursday 10:00 - 18:00.

  • Friday 10:00 - 18:00.

  • Saturday 12:00 - 17:00.

  • Sunday Closed.

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  • This information is for the entrance located at the rear 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 174cm (5ft 9in) wide.

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  • 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 easy.

  • The ramp or slope is permanent.

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

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  • The desk is 2m (2yd 7in) from the facilities management entrance.

  • There is level access to reception from the entrance.

  • The lighting levels are medium.

  • The reception desk is medium height (77cm - 109cm).

  • The desk is generally staffed.

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  • The meeting room is located to the left of the main college reception.

  • The door is heavy, opens away from you, and is 95cm wide.

  • There is a lecturn with a height of 90cm.

  • The table is fixed with a height of 72cm.

  • Some chairs have armrests.

  • There are also ergonomic chairs with armrests availiable.

  • The light switch is at a height of 105cm.

  • The room is 14m from the main entrance and 5m from the accessible toilet.

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  • There are accessible toilets within this venue designated for public use.

  • The toilet is not for the sole use of disabled people.

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

  • The accessible toilet is 20m (21yd 2ft) from the main entrance.

  • The accessible toilet is located to the left of the reception.

  • There is level access to the 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 weight is heavy.

  • The dimensions of the accessible toilet are 150cm x 220cm (4ft 11in x 7ft 3in).

  • Floor manoeuvring space is clear in the accessible toilet.

  • There is a lateral transfer space.

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

  • The lateral transfer space is 81cm (2ft 8in).

  • 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.

  • The emergency alarm is not fully functional.

  • The alarm was out of reach (higher than 10cm (4") from floor) when surveyed.

  • Disposal facilities are available in the cubicle.

  • There is a coat hook.

  • Wall mounted rails are available.

  • As you face the toilet the wall mounted grab rails are on both sides.

  • There is a shelf within the accessible toilet.

  • The shelf is not higher than 100cm (3ft 3in).

  • There are mirrors.

  • 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 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 sink.

  • The sink can be reached from seated on the toilet.

  • The sink is not placed higher than 74cm (2ft 5in).

  • The contrast between the internal door and wall is good.

  • The contrast between the external door and wall is good.

  • The contrast between the grab rails and wall is good.

  • The contrast between the drop down rails and wall is good.

  • The contrast between the walls and floor is good.

  • The lighting levels are medium.

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  • Standard toilets are available.

  • The female and male toilets are located to the left of the reception.

  • The female and male toilets are 20m (21yd 2ft) from the main entrance.

  • Inside the venue, there is level access to the female and male toilets.

  • Lighting levels are medium.

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  • Staff do receive disability awareness / equality training.

  • Documents can be requested in Braille.

  • Documents can be requested in large print.

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

  • This service can be requested.