THE UNDERGROUND CONCOURSE, OUTSIDE THE GATES

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Overview

This is an irregular shaped area with the steps down from the Network Rail concourse along the north side and the gate line to the south. There are eight sets of 10 steps going down south, arranged in three banks with a pair at each end and four in the centre.

Note that there are several pillars within this space.

East Side, Going South

  3 billboards
fire point
blank door
Oyster card vending machine
fast ticket machine
Nationwide cash point
pillar with billboards to right
wall veers left

Northeast Side, Going Southeast

  HSBC cash point
2 ticket machines
2 fast ticket machines
ticket machine
fast ticket machine
2 ticket machines
wall veers right

Southeast Side, Going Southwest

  2 Oyster-only ticket machines
ticket machine
fast ticket machine
Tube map

South Side, Going West

  3 ticket windows behind Tensa queuing system, numbered 1 to 3 from left to right
(east/west)

The queuing system takes you left (east) then right, then left again towards the windows. The number of the available window is clearly announced.

Continuing West

  Wide Aisle Gate (entrance)
7 automatic entrances
pillar
Gate line retreats south, thereís a barrier on the east side
luggage point
8 automatic gates, mainly exits
luggage point
pillar
gate line retreats south
3 automatic gates, exits
Wide Aisle Gate (exit)

West Side, Going North

  window
billboard
defibrillator
blank door
fire point
wall veers right

Northwest Side, Going Northeast

  key cutting kiosk and cleaners
wall retreats behind pillar
billboard
phone shop
Treats, snacks and drinks
3 blank doors
steps up to London Travel Information

North Side, Going East

  nine steps down north to Station Supervisorís office, bell push left of door
wall retreats north

Northwest Side, Going Northeast

  flower stall
fruit stall

Continuing North Side

  steps up to Network Rail concourse

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LIVERPOOL STREET UNDERGROUND STATION

© 2008, Terry Robinson