Peile


Peile JCR-

Level Access– First floor, only accessible via stairs.

Hearing– An Induction Loop System is in use, switch to the T position. Portable hearing loops are also available from the conference office.

Visual– Natural and electric lighting. Stairs are indicated in contrasting materials, and a small uneven surface in the doorway is marked.

General– The JCR located is opposite a set of toilets marked with contrasting signage, and is naturally lit by large windows. It is open for anyone in college to use. There are two types of seating- sofas and wooden chairs.

Jane Harrison Room– 

Level Access– Ground floor room with wide entrance doors. There is flat access from Peile Car Park (on Grange Road). There is a garden ramp to provide access from the other areas of the College. There is no accessible w/c close to this room. 

Hearing– An Induction Loop System is in use, switch to the T position. Portable hearing loops are also available from the conference office.

Visual– access ramp is indicated by contrast markings on the floor. Electric lights and large windows.

General– there is a small cloakroom located between the main corridor and the entrance. Seating for note-takers or carers is dependent upon the size of the event but is usually available. Food and drink are allowed.

Old Labs-

Level Access– Ground floor room. Flat access via the garden paths (hoggin & gravel) from Porters’ Lodge (the Old Labs are not directly linked to the other college buildings and rather set in centre of the gardens). There is flat access to an accessible w/c in the corridor behind this room (which leads to the music practice rooms also).

Hearing– Portable hearing loops are available from the conference office.

Visual– Access is via the gardens, which are poorly lit in the evenings. The gardens contain many obstacles and uneven surfaces which are not indicated by contrast markings. Electric and natural light are used inside the building. There is currently no signage on the building. 

General– the Old labs consist of a small entryway which can be used for those experiencing sensory issues, a main function room, small music practice rooms and toilets. Please ask a porter for assistance if you are unsure how to get to the building.