THE CONCOURSE

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Overview

This is a wide passage leading north from the entrance. The gate line is divided into two sections, with the exit gates on the east side, south of the entrance gates, on the west.

The area inside the gates includes the passage to the gate lines, plus the steps and escalators to the bridge, on the south side; the Lift to the bridge, the passage to the Mainline platforms and the steps to the District Line platforms on the east and the lift to the District Line platforms on the north.

Outside the Gates

South Side

  entrance/exit, up slight slope going north

West Side, Going North

  billboard
Tube map
leaflet rack
paper rack
exit gate line juts east

Exit Gate Line, Going East

  Wide Aisle Gate (entrance)
2 automatic exits

Continuing North

  blank

East Side, Going North

  3 billboards
recess with billboard
billboard
blank door
help point
2 ticket machines
blank door
2 sales windows

North Side, Entrance Gate Line, Going West

  Wide Aisle gate (entrance)
2 automatic entrances

Inside the Gates

You continue (north) up the slope along a short passage, with billboards each side, into a rectangular area with pillars across the middle.

East Side, Going North

  tactile paving outside assistance box
recess

South Side

  blank door

East Side

  blank door

North Side

  lift to bridge, call button to right (east)

Continuing North, Beyond the Lift

  2 billboards
window of control room
3 billboards
passage leads east to Mainline platforms
help point
2 billboards
entrance to District Line platforms

North Side, Going West

  lift to District Line, call button to right (east)
billboard
blank door

West Side, Going South

  blank door
billboards

South Side, Going East

  down escalator from bridge
middle escalator
up escalator to bridge
steps to bridge

The Passage to the Mainline Platforms

You leave the concourse going east into the passage, there's an Oyster card reader, followed by billboards on each side.

North Side, Going East

  west steps, up east to platform
wall
recess
West Side
  blank
North Side
  seats
East Side
  lift to Mainline platforms, call button on wall to left (north)

East End

  east steps to Mainline Platforms

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