Accessibility Information – Heron


Viewing point from Framwelgate Waterside

North Road/Milburngate: Access is from a steep downward slope which leads to The Gates car parks. The surface is tarmac with footpaths and dropped crossing points in place.

Framwelgate Bridge: stepped access from Coach and Eight pub (4 flights consisting of 9/11/11/18 steps). Stepped access from Thai River (5 flights consisting of 11/11/5/10/10 steps). Paving on this route is a mixture of block paving and tarmac. The path is of adequate width with seating at regular intervals. Path is well lit.

Milburngate Bridge: Steps from Milburngate bridge to Framwelgate Waterside. NO ACCESS DUE TO CONSTRUCTION

Pennyferry Bridge: access between Framwelgate Waterside and Freeman’s Place. Access to the bridge is by either steps or ramp. There are 16 steps with highlighted nosings. Ramped access has an incline with 2 stopping points (no seats) and handrails.


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