Alexandra Road

Postcode: EX32 7DL



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Alexandra Road is a street in the settlement of Barnstaple governed by Barnstaple Civil Parish council which is within the electoral area of Central Town Ward in the administration area of North Devon District Council within Devon County Council located in the South West Euro Region of the UK.

Alexandra Road is located 173.38 miles West from the centre of London, 0.21 miles East from the centre of Barnstaple, 33.64 miles North West from the centre of Exeter and 37.49 miles South from the centre of Swansea.

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Postcodes for Alexandra Road

EX32 7DL
nearest tide point and watercourse

Tides and Rivers

Alexandra Road is approximately 0.500977 kilometres from the tidal high water mark which could be coastline or a tidal river (click to view nearest high tide point in Google Maps) and is metres above sea level

The nearest significant watercourse to Alexandra Road is an unnamed river which is approximately 0.405739 kilometres away
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Area Code: 01271 - Barnstaple
Area Code: 01237 - Bideford

Hotels and Places to Stay Near Alexandra Road

Hotel information updated 06/02/2017

Hotels
The Royal & Fortescue Hotel - barnstaple-aireborough
Star Rating:3 Stars
Situated in the lively market town of Barnstaple, The Royal & Fortescue Hotel is just a few steps away from designer shops, restaurants, cafs, and the famous Pannier Market.
Address:Boutport Street, EX31 1HG, Barnstaple, Devon
Number of Rooms:50
Lowest Price Room:£45
Highest Price Room:£114
The Imperial Hotel - barnstaple-aireborough
Star Rating:4 Stars
At Barnstaple's only 4-star hotel, you can enjoy a central location overlooking the River Taw. There is a formal restaurant serving 2 and 4-course dinner, as well as relaxed dining in our Colours Bar and terrace lounge.
Address:Taw Vale Parade, EX32 8NB, Barnstaple, Devon
Number of Rooms:63
Lowest Price Room:£60
Highest Price Room:£185
The Park Hotel - barnstaple-aireborough
Star Rating:3 Stars
Situated opposite Rock Park and only a short level walk to the town centre, this modern 3-star hotel offers easy access to the countryside and beaches of North Devon.
Address:Taw Vale, EX32 9AE, Barnstaple, Devon
Number of Rooms:42
Lowest Price Room:£50
Highest Price Room:£105
Yeo Dale Hotel - barnstaple-aireborough
With its distinctive Georgian frontage, Yeo Dale hotel is an elegant town house with free Wi-Fi, just a 3-minute walk from Barnstaple town centre. The perfect base from which to explore the North Devon countryside.
Address:124 Pilton Street, EX31 1PG, Barnstaple
Number of Rooms:10
Lowest Price Room:£40
Highest Price Room:£120
Riverside Court Apartment - barnstaple-aireborough
Situated 15 km from Ilfracombe and 44 km from Bude, Riverside Court Apartment offers accommodation in Barnstaple. Riverside Court Apartment features views of the river and is 43 km from Minehead.
Address:17 Riverside Court, Castle Street, EX31 1ET, Barnstaple
Number of Rooms:1
Lowest Price Room:£95
Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of North Devon District
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Civic Centre
North Walk
Barnstaple
Devon
EX31 1EA
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Telephone Number: 01271 327711
County Council: Devon County
Address:
Within the electoral area of Central Town Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of North Devon
The Member of Parliament is Harvey, Nick
Within the area of Barnstaple Civil Parish Council
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Water and Drainage Details

South West Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Alexandra Road

Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01020095
Ons Area Name:North Devon 008B
Average Age : 37.70
Population: 1521.00
Male Population: 746.00 (49.05%)
Female Population: 775.00 (50.95%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 21 (1.38%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
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Recent Crime in the Area

Shoplifting30
Violent-crime53
Drugs14
Public-order11
Criminal-damage-arson23
Other-theft15
Burglary8
Other-crime2
Vehicle-crime5
Bicycle-theft1
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Schools

Nearest Schools

Yeo Valley Primary School

Distance: 0.28 Kilometers
Type: Foundation School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 278
Address: Derby Road, EX32 7HB
Telephone: 01271375429
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alexandra Road to Yeo Valley Primary School

Ashleigh CofE (VC) Primary School

Distance: 0.4 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Controlled School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 250
Address: Bevan Road, EX32 8LJ
Telephone: 01271345149
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alexandra Road to Ashleigh CofE (VC) Primary School

Our Lady's Catholic Primary School, Barnstaple

Distance: 0.55 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 186
Address: Chanters Hill, EX32 8DN
Telephone: 01271345164
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alexandra Road to Our Lady's Catholic Primary School, Barnstaple

Pathfield School

Distance: 0.85 Kilometers
Type: Foundation Special School
Phase: Special
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 121
Address: Abbey Road, Pilton, EX31 1JU
Telephone: 01271342423
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alexandra Road to Pathfield School

Origin of the Road Name Alexandra Road

Alexandra Road is named after Queen Alexandra.

Alexandra of Denmark was born in Copenhagen Denmark on the 1st December 1844.  She married Queen Victoria’s son Albert Edward Prince of Wales in 1863 to become Princess of Wales.

Together they had six children the second son would later be crowned Kind George V.

Following the death of Queen Victoria in 1901 Albert Edward became Edward VII and Alexandra Queen Alexandra.

Following Edwards’s death aged 68 in 1910 and the coronation of her son George. Alexandra became Queen Mother.  She died following a heart attack at Sandringham, Norfolk in 1925 aged 80.

Location details

Location Details

Alexandra Road

OS Reference: 256174, 133344
OS Grid Reference: SS562333
Latitude and Longitude: 51.080833080024, -4.053549989933
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 0.500977 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Alexandra Road

Map Number: 180
Map Name: Barnstaple and Ilfracombe
Barnstaple
North Devon
Devon
South West
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Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Barnstaple Rail Station is 1.01 Kilometers away Directions from Alexandra Road to Barnstaple Rail Station
Chapelton (Devon) Rail Station is 7.5 Kilometers away Directions from Alexandra Road to Chapelton (Devon) Rail Station
Umberleigh Rail Station is 10.65 Kilometers away Directions from Alexandra Road to Umberleigh Rail Station
Portsmouth Arms Rail Station is 15.61 Kilometers away Directions from Alexandra Road to Portsmouth Arms Rail Station
Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Jatujak Oriental Supermarket

85 Boutport Street, Barnstaple, Devon, EX31 1SR
Distance: 0.34 Kilometres
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Co-Operative

Co-Operative Stores Ltd, 22-23 High Street, Barnstaple, Devon, EX31 1BG
Distance: 0.38 Kilometres
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Tesco Express

100-101 High Street, Barnstaple, Devon, EX31 1HR
Distance: 0.41 Kilometres
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Marks And Spencer

78-79 High Street, Barnstaple, Devon, EX31 1HX
Distance: 0.43 Kilometres
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Airports

Nearest Airports

Swansea Airport is 57.94 Kilometers away Directions from Alexandra Road to Swansea Airport
Exeter International Airport is 59.28 Kilometers away Directions from Alexandra Road to Exeter International Airport
Cardiff International Airport is 60.99 Kilometers away Directions from Alexandra Road to Cardiff International Airport
Plymouth City Airport is 73.31 Kilometers away Directions from Alexandra Road to Plymouth City Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Instow Ferry Landing is 9.5 Kilometers away
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Appledore Ferry Landing is 9.96 Kilometers away
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Bideford Ferry Landing is 12.54 Kilometers away
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Ilfracombe Ferry Landing is 14.91 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Alexandra Road is approximately 23.83 miles from the A30

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M5 J27/A361/A38 - 52.11 Km Away
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Junction: M5 J28/A373/B3181 - 52.95 Km Away
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Junction: M4 J37/A4229 - 54.46 Km Away
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Junction: M5 J29/A30(T) - 57.06 Km Away
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Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

North Devon District Hospital

Address: Raleigh Park, Barnstaple, EX31 4JB,
NHS Sector
Northern Devon Healthcare NHS Trust
Telephone: 01271 322577
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Distance: 1.23 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to North Devon District Hospital

Bideford Hospital

Address: Abbotsham Road, Bideford, EX39 3AG,
NHS Sector
Northern Devon Healthcare NHS Trust
Telephone: 01271 322 577
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Distance: 13.08 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Bideford Hospital

Ilfracombe Tyrrell Hospital

Address: St. Brannocks Park Road, Ilfracombe, EX34 8JF,
NHS Sector
Northern Devon Healthcare NHS Trust
Telephone: 01271 863 448
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Distance: 14.52 (km)
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Torrington Hospital

Address: Calf Street, Torrington, EX38 7BJ,
NHS Sector
Northern Devon Healthcare NHS Trust
Telephone: 01805 622208
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Distance: 15.19 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Torrington Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Queen's Medical Centre

Address: Queens Medical Centre, 6/7 Queen Street, Barnstaple, Devon, EX32 8HY
Telephone: 01271 372672
Distance: 0.22 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Queen's Medical Centre

Boutport Medical Centre

Address: Boutport Medical Centre, 110 Boutport Street, Barnstaple, Devon, EX31 1TD
Telephone: 01271 324106
Distance: 0.4 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Boutport Medical Centre

Brannam Medical Centre

Address: Brannam Medical Centre, Brannam Square, Kiln Lane, Barnstaple, North Devon, EX32 8GP
Telephone: 01271 329004
Distance: 0.43 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Brannam Medical Centre

Addaction North Devon

Address: Unit 6, Riverside Court, Barnstaple, Devon, EX31 1DR
Telephone: 01271 859044
Distance: 0.56 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Addaction North Devon
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Old Vicarage Dental Surgery

Address: Old Vicarage Dental Surgery, 2 Vicarage Street, Barnstaple, Devon, EX32 7BT
Distance: 0.22 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Old Vicarage Dental Surgery

The Dental Suite

Address: The Dental Suite, the Health Centre Dac, Vicarage Street, Barnstable, Devon, EX32 7BT
Distance: 0.22 (km)
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Bedford Row Dental Surgery

Address: 1 Bedford Row, Barnstaple, Devon, EX32 8NR
Distance: 0.28 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Bedford Row Dental Surgery

Bedford Row Dental Surgery

Address: Bedford Row Dental Surgery, 1 Bedford Row, Barnstaple, Devon, EX32 8NR
Distance: 0.28 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Bedford Row Dental Surgery
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Barnstaple Library

Tuly Street, Tuly Street, Barnstaple, EX311EL
Telephone: 01271 388593
Distance: 0.54 Kilometres
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Braunton Library

Challoners Road, Braunton, EX332ES
Telephone: 01271 812808
Distance: 8.11 Kilometres
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Appledore Library

The Quay, Appledore, Appledore, EX391QS
Telephone: 01237 477442
Distance: 10.02 Kilometres
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Northam Library

Fore Street, Northam, Northam, EX391AW
Telephone: 01237 475111
Distance: 12.02 Kilometres
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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Museum

Attraction Name: Museum of Barnstaple & North Devon, Barnstaple Heritage Centre
Distance: 1.5 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Museum of Barnstaple & North Devon, Barnstaple Heritage Centre

Garden

Attraction Name: Broomhill Sculpture Garden
Distance: 3.72 (km)
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Garden

Attraction Name: Marwood Hill Gardens
Distance: 4.26 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Marwood Hill Gardens

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Marsh Farm Attraction
Distance: 5.98 (km)
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Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Greater than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 11.6
Median Speed: 11.2
Maximum Speed: 15.9
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 4
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