ENVIRONS

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Location

The station is on the west side of Farringdon place, between Farringdon Road to the south and Turnmill Street, to the north.

Entrances and Exits

The station has one entrance/exit onto the west side of Farringdon Place. You go up one step from the pavement into the concourse. The entrance/exit is divided into three sections by pillars.

Local Road Crossings

Farringdon Place

At the time of our survey, this seemed to be a pedestrian-only area.

The Junction of Farringdon Place (North), Farringdon Road (East/West) and Greville Srtreet (South)

West Arm, Farringdon Road

This is a single-stage crossing with tactile paving. The post with push button and rotating cone is to each side as you cross in either direction.

South Arm, Greville Street

This is a single-stage crossing with tactile paving. The posts with push buttons and rotating cones are south of the crossing, that is to your right as you cross away from the station, to your left as you cross towards the station.

East Arm, Farringdon Road

This is a single-stage crossing with tactile paving. There's a post with push button and rotating cone to each side as you cross towards the station, however, there's only one to your right as you crosss away from the station.

Local Buses

On the North Side of Farringdon Road

Stop B, west of Farringdon Place, serves buses Blackfriars, 63 and N63.

On the South Side of Farringdon Road

Stop A, west of Farringdon Place, serves buses towards King's Cross, 63, 748 (coach Monday to Friday) and N63.

Local Features

There's a newspaper stall and bike rack outside the station entrance. There's a wide variety of retail outlets in Farringdon Place and beyond, details of which lie beyond the scope of this survey.

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