West Midlands: Directions and Access
Heritage Lottery Fund
14 Bennetts Hill
If you have any problems with the directions please contact the main office number 0121 616 6870.
Access to HLF offices at Bennetts Hill
There is level access to the building from Bennetts Hill and lifts to all floors. Our offices are located on the third floor, turn right out of the lift. There are accessible toilets on the third floor situated at the end of the corridor to the right of the main doors to the office. If you have any questions or concerns about access, please speak to the HLF officer you are meeting with.
Directions by train
Our office is located in the centre of Birmingham, approximately 5-10 minutes walk from all three train stations in the centre of Birmingham, i.e. New Street, Moor Street and Snowhill. Information regarding journeys from these stations are listed as follows:
From New Street Station
Exit the station through the ticket barrier. Follow the exit signs and exit through the first set of doors onto Stephenson Street, turning left and first right into Lower Temple Street (pedestrian area) then take your next left onto New Street. Walk along New Street a short way and take the next right onto Bennetts Hill. Grosvenor House is a short walk up this street on the left-hand side. The building has some heavy iron gates on the entrance, these are open during office hours. There is more information on disability access on the Birmingham New Street website.
Exit the station through the main entrance/exit following signs to Birmingham City Centre. When exiting the station, Colmore Row will be directly in front of you. Go over the crossing and turn right continuing along Colmore Row, then take the second road on the left, Bennetts Hill. Continue down Bennetts Hill and office is located on the right-hand side a short distance before the end of the road. The entrance to the building has some heavy iron gates, these are open during office hours.There is more information on disability access on the Snowhill website.
From Moor Street
Exit the station onto Moor Street and crossover the dual carriageway using the pedestrian crossing closest to the rear entrance to Marks & Spencer (M&S). Walk along the road to the right of M&S (Carrs Lane). At the top of the road turn left into the pedestrian area and then immediately right into Union Street. At the top of Union Street is a pedestrian crossing in front of you (Corporationg Street), cross over the crossing and immediately turn left, walking down Corporation Street. At the bottom of Corporation Street turn right into New Street taking the third road on your right into Bennetts Hill. The offices are locate a short walk up Bennetts Hill on the left-hand side. The entrance to the building has some heavy iron gates, these are open during office hours.There is disability access information on the Moor Street website.
Directions by car
From M6 South or North West
Leave the M6 at Junction 6 and follow the A38(M). Follow signs to 'City centre, Bromsgrove, (A38)'. Do not take any exit to left at this point. Go over the flyover and then indicate left to leave the Queensway at St Chad’s Circus. Take the second exit which takes you back onto the Queensway and now take the first left (Livery Street). At the T-junction turn right (Colmore Row) and first left (Temple Row) following the road around to the left and take first right (Temple Street). All traffic has to turn right and right again into Bennetts Hill, the location of our office. Please note our office does not have parking facilities. There is disabled car parking on Bennetts Hill and many of the roads adjacent to our office have metered car parking. Alternatively, there are many car parks in the area including the large one on the left on Livery Street.
From M5 South-West
Leave the M5 at Junction 3 and travel towards Birmingham City Centre along the A456 (Hagley Road) for five miles to the Five Ways island. This is easily distinguishable as it is surrounded by large office blocks and a Tesco store. Keep in the outside lane and go under the island into Broad Street, using the underpass. Drive along Broad Street (the International Convention Centre will be on your left) to the Paradise Circus island. Take the second exit at this island and drive down Great Charles Street Queensway to the St Chad's Circus island. At this island, drive all the way round and begin going back up Great Charles Street Queensway. Take the first left (Livery Street) and to get to our office go right at the T-junction (Colmore Row) and then first left into Temple Row. Follow Temple Row around to the left and take first right (Temple Street). All traffic has to turn right and right again into Bennetts Hill, the location of our office. Please note our office does not have parking facilites. There is disabled parkino in Bennetts Hill and many of the roads adjacent to our office have metered car parking. Alternatively, there are many car parks in the area including the large one on the left on Livery Street.
Information regarding Blue Badge On Street Parking is available on the Birmingham City Council website, the closest parking to the office is Temple Row West.