Access

There is a buggy from the car park for mobility impaired visitors.

Mobility / Older Visitors
Accessible Toilets
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Adult Changing Area
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Handrails
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Easy-use Cutlery
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Assistance Dogs Welcome
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Wheelchair Loan
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Site Folders
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Dog Bowl and Toileting
Yes, dog bowls available outside the Brew House Cafe.
Wheelchair Access
From the South Terrace, which has wide, level gravel paths, there are good views across the estate. Hoggin paths, which extend away from the house, may be uncomfortable to walk on and may be difficult for wheelchair visitors given dips and gradients. There are many seats along the South Terrace and Lime Avenue. Level access throughout ground floor for Painting Collection. Easy staircase with continuous handrail to upper floor for ambulant disabled visitors. Seating provided.
Entrance / Set Down
Visitors with limited mobility can be dropped off outside the house on request.
Disabled Parking
Seven disabled parking bays in main car park. Please note that parking is available only for vehicles that can fit within a marked bay. The size of the bay is 4,66m x 2,35m.
Stairs
The staircase to the upper floor has a continuous handrail for ambulant disabled visitors.
Lift Access
There is a platform lift in the house providing access to the upper floors and lecture theatre.
Seating And Restpoints
Visitor seats are available throughout the house and benches in the estate. Four hip rests are available - please ask in the Entrance Hall.
Pathways Surface And Gradients
Hoggin paths which extend away from the house may be uncomfortable to walk on and may be difficult for wheelchair visitors given dips and gradients.
Blind / Visually Impaired
Accessible Toilets
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Handrails
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Assistance Dogs Welcome
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Braille Guides
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Braille Signage
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Torches
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Sensory Experiences
Cornices, fire surrounds and balusters may be touched using cotton gloves provided.
Dog Bowl and Toileting
Yes, dog bowls available outside the Brew House Cafe.
Handling Objects
No
Audio Tours
No
Site Tours
Members of staff are trained in audio description. Please contact our Audiences team on 020 8340 0143 or kenwood.house@english-heritage.org for more details.
Tactile Models
There is a tactile map of Kenwood available in the entrance hall.
Areas Of Low Lighting
No
Colour Contrasts
No
Large Print
Yes
Deaf / Hard of Hearing
Assistance Dogs Welcome
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Vibrating Fire Alarms
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Tour Transcripts
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Film Subtitles
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BSL Tours
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Audio Installation Transcripts
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Dog Bowl and Toileting
Yes, dog bowls available outside the Brew House Cafe.
Induction Loops
No
Learning Difficulties
Accessible Toilets
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Adult Changing Area
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Easy-use Cutlery
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Sensory Experiences
Cornices, fire surrounds and balusters may be touched using cotton gloves provided.
Handling Objects
No
Easy Read Material
Located at the entrance to the house.
Large Print Material
Yes
Culinary / Dietary
Easy-use Cutlery
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Bottle / Food Warming
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High Chairs
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Special Diets
The Brew House Café serves vegetarian and gluten-free products.
Health And Safety
Deep Water
The lakes are fenced off.
Slip Hazard
Grass and stone area may be slippery when wet.
Steep Slope
Grounds are undulating.
Beware Of Traffic
Some traffic in the grounds (mobility vehicle and deliveries).
Uneven Ground
Grounds are generally flat with some undulation.
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