THE PLATFORMS

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Overview

There are two separate platforms, running east/west with platform 1, westbound lying south of platform 2 eastbound. Steps near the west end of each platform lead down to the concourse. There's tactile flooring at the top and bottom of these stairs. There is tactile paving along the edge of the platforms.

To Reach

Platform 1, Westbound

There are two flights of steps, each divided into two sections by a central rail. Go up 20 steps, going east. There is a seating area in a recess in the wall on your left (north). Go up 20 more steps, going east, to reach the platform. The platform extends about 1 metre west of the stairs to a wall and barrier. A covered area, supported by pillars in the middle of the platform, extends from the top of the stairs.

Platform 2, Eastbound

There are two flights of steps, each divided into two sections by a central rail. Go up 20 steps, going east. There is a seat in a recess in the wall on your right, (south). Go up 20 more steps, going east to reach the platform.

The open platform extends westwards, beyond the stairs for about 5 metres with a barrier at the end. A covered area, supported by pillars in the middle of the platform, extends from the top of the stairs.

Platform 1, from the Top of the Stairs, Going East

  billboard
Tube map
London Connections map
fire extinguisher
wall juts out with blank door
wall juts out again, curving round waiting room
help point on outer wall of waiting roon
entrance to waiting room, seats on south wall, help point to your right as you go in
seat
billboard
bench
billboard
help point
bench, facing you, in the wall which juts out at the end of the covered area
lamp post
4 seats
CCTV camera
4 seats
lamp post
with help point
4 seats
lamp post
4 seats
barrier at end

Platform 2, from the Top of the Stairs, Going East

  Tube map
London Connections map
billboards
wall juts out, with fire extinguisher, billboard and blank door
wall juts out, curving round waiting room
help point outside waiting room
entrance to waiting room, seats on north wall, help point on left as you go in
bench
2 billboards
large billboard
blank door
large billboard
bench
large billboard
help point
bench, facing you, in the wall which juts out at the end of the covered area
lamp post
4 seats
CCTV camera
4 seats
lamp post
with help point
4 seats
lamp post
4 seats
barrier at end

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SOUTH HARROW STATION

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