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Hawkstowe Picnic Area - Toilet

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The toilets for the Hawkestowe picnic area are located at the rear of the Le Page homestead. The path and patio are paved with brick.

Hawkestowe picnic area toilets

The disabled toilet is a unisex facility and is located on the side of the house on the far side of the rear patio/courtyard.

Hawkestwo picnic area disabled toilet

The door opens outward and only requires light effort. The handle is a lever type that pushes down. It is close to the door and some finger dexterity and strength would be required. The internal lock is a rotary type with a wing type handle that can be operated without finger dexterity. It is mounted below the entry handle.The room is large with space for a wheelchair beside the toilet. The toilet seat height is 420 millimetres and it is fitted with side and rear grab bars. The flush unit is located behind the toilet at a height of about 950 millimetres above the floor. The buttons are raised and can be operated without flinger dexterity or strength.

Hawkestowe disabled toilet cubicle

The hand basin has clear space underneath it and all pipes are protected. The tap has a flick lever with a long handle that only requires light pressure to operate it. There is a push button soap dispenser at a height of 950 millimetres from the floor and an automatic hand dryer at the same height on the other side of the basin.

Hawkestowe picnic area disabled toilet handbasin

There is a bin in the room.