16 APRIL 2004
4-1.2 Control Counter
The control counter will be the central
control for the golf course and for the
golf shop. It will have workstations for
controlling these two operations,
including computers to schedule and
control the use of the golf course and
cash register with point of sale controls.
As the control area may contain the
starter's station, ensure that it is located
to give good visual access to the golf
cart staging area and the first tee (and
preferably, the tenth tee as well). The
starter may be responsible for collecting
greens fees and golf cart rentals. The
starter's workstation shall be near the
door to the exterior of the Clubhouse
that accesses the golf course.
The retail workstation will also be a
cash handling operation. Its operator
should be able to oversee the sales
area and control the entrances to the
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Relationships and Character:
Provide views from the counter to supervise the golf cart staging area, start of the
course, and the tenth tee.
Locate to supervise and be visible to the patrons of the sales area.
Locate so that the entry to the repair area and inventory storage is immediately
Design the counter with details and materials to be consistent with those of the theme
of the Clubhouse.
Place adjacent to the operations office to allow for its staff to easily assist the golf
shop staff during peak periods or to control the golf shop during off season or non-
Locate and lay out to encourage patrons to encounter the maximum number of
Dimensions and Furnishings:
Provide adequate area with a minimum area of 120 square feet.
Provide a minimum of 8 linear feet of counter space to face the sales area, 12 feet for
the medium and larger Clubhouses.
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