THE HIGH LEVEL WALKWAY

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Overview

This walkway joins the Warwick Road entrance and Earl's Court Road concourse, following the north side of the station. There's a turning south, about half way along the walkway, leading to two lifts, one serving platforms 1 - 2, whilst the second serves platforms 3 - 4. Note that the lifts to the Piccadilly Line, platforms 5 - 6, are located on the north side of the Earl's Court Road concourse.

The Walkway, from the Warwick Road Entrance

From the Gates at the Warwick Road Entrance

South Side, Going East

  assistance box
box
3 billboards
blank door
3 billboards
blank door
billboard
CCTV monitor with rail round
walkway turns left, north, in two 45 degree sections

North Side, Going East

  windows
Tube map
leaflet rack
billboards
walkway turns left, north, in two 45 degree sections

Along the West End

East Side, Going North

  defibrillator
2 billboards
2 blank doors
billboard
help point
steps to platforms 3 - 4, westbound with central rail
billboard
windows
steps to platforms 1 - 2, eastbound with central rail
billboard
windows
slope up
walkway turns right, east

West Side, Going North

  billboard
blank door
billboard
evacuation chair
windows
3 fire extinguishers
billboard
billboard
evacuation chair
wall juts out east with billboard on north side
billboard
windows
blank doors
walkway turns right, east

Along the North Side

North Side, Going East

  2 blank doors
blank door
you come out into open air
railings
walkway veers right
wall on left with blank door
walkway veers left
9 billboards
turning to lifts on right, just beyond these
help point
10 billboards
blank door set back with railings before and after
billboards
blank door
3 billboards
help point
defibrillator
blank door
walkway turns right towards the Earl's Court Road concourse

South Side, Going East

  railings
walkway veers right
walkway veers left
glass barrier with metal rail
turning to lifts
glass barrier with rail
walkway turns right towards the Earl's Court Road concourse

Continuing South, into the Earl's Court Road Concourse

East Side, Going South

  blank door
blank wall
concourse

West Side, Going South

  barrier with rail
steps to platforms 1 - 2, eastbound with central rail

The Turning to the Lifts

The gap in the south barrier of the high level walkway leads south with a glass barrier and rail to each side.

After three panels on the right-hand (west) side, is the lift to platforms 1 and 2, the call button is to your right (north) of the door.

At the end of the walkway, on the left is the lift to platforms 3 and 4, the call button is to your right (south) of the door.

There's a glass barrier across the end of this walkway.

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EARL'S COURT STATION

© 2008, Terry Robinson