Alexandra Road

Postcode: B5 7NJ


Alexandra Road is a street in the settlement of Birmingham which is within the electoral area of Sparkbrook Ward in the administration area of Birmingham District Council located in the West Midlands Euro Region of the UK.

Alexandra Road is located 101.17 miles North West from the centre of London, 1.19 miles South from the centre of Birmingham, 16.69 miles West from the centre of Coventry and 23.21 miles North East from the centre of Worcester.

Road Name:Alexandra Road
Road Type:residential
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Postcodes for Alexandra Road

B5 7NJ
B5 7NN
nearest tide point and watercourse

Tides and Rivers

Alexandra Road is approximately 68.5866 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 106 metres above sea level

The nearest significant watercourse to Alexandra Road is a river called River Rea which is approximately 0.0911922 kilometres away
Height

Height

The Central point of Alexandra Road is approximately 106 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Area Code: 0121 - Birmingham
Area Code: 01384 - Dudley
Area Code: 01675 - Coleshill
Area Code: 01922 - Walsall

Hotels and Places to Stay Near Alexandra Road

Hotel information updated 06/02/2017

Hotels
Second city lodge - birmingham
Star Rating:4 Stars
Second city lodge offers accommodation in Birmingham. Certain units include a seating area to relax in after a busy day. Some units have views of the garden or city. A flat-screen TV is available.
Address:34 Vaughton St., B12 0SS, Birmingham
Number of Rooms:5
Lowest Price Room:£28
ibis budget Birmingham Centre - birmingham
Star Rating:2 Stars
Less than 15 minutes’ walk from the O2 Academy in Birmingham’s centre, the ibis budget Hotel Birmingham Centre offers modern rooms with private bathrooms. Guests can make use of free Wi-Fi throughout, the on-site cafe, and 24-hour reception.
Address:Great Colmore Street, B15 2AP, Birmingham, West Midlands
Number of Rooms:250
Lowest Price Room:£35
Highest Price Room:£64
Apartment Birmingham City Centre - birmingham
Star Rating:4 Stars
Set in Birmingham, Apartment Birmingham City Centre is 200 metres from Hippodrome Theatre. Bullring Shopping Centre is 500 metres away. The accommodation is fitted with a seating area. Some units have a dining area and/or terrace.
Address:155 Bromsgrove Street Apt 13, B5 6AB, Birmingham
Number of Rooms:3
Lowest Price Room:£89
Modern Apartment - birmingham
Star Rating:4 Stars
Situated 100 metres from Hippodrome Theatre and 400 metres from Bullring Shopping Centre, Modern Apartment offers accommodation in Birmingham. The property features views of the garden and is 1.1 km from Broad Street.
Address:Hurst Street, B5 4TF, Birmingham
Number of Rooms:1
Lowest Price Room:£95
Staycity Aparthotels Arcadian Centre - birmingham
Star Rating:4 Stars
Just a 2-minute walk from the Bullring Shopping Centre, the contemporary and spacious Staycity Serviced Apartments Arcadian Centre offer free Wi-Fi. An LCD TV is provided in each living area.
Address:Arcadian Centre, Hurst Street, B5 4TD, Birmingham
Number of Rooms:74
Lowest Price Room:£75
Highest Price Room:£355.0
Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Birmingham District
Visit the Council's Website
Council House
Victoria Square
Birmingham
B1 1BB
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 0121 303 1111
Within the electoral area of Sparkbrook Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Birmingham, Hall Green
The Member of Parliament is Godsiff, Roger
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Water and Drainage Details

Severn Trent Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Alexandra Road

9 Alexandra Road
Sale Price: £66,500
Sale Date: 20/06/2012
53 Alexandra Road
Sale Price: £120,000
Sale Date: 15/02/2005
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01008996
Ons Area Name:Birmingham 074C
Average Age : 34.83
Population: 1571.00
Male Population: 773.00 (49.2%)
Female Population: 798.00 (50.8%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 87 (5.54%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
Find a Local Neighbourhood Watch Scheme
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Email Police
Telephone: 101 Ext 823 6064
Policing Links:

Recent Crime in the Area

Shoplifting59
Violent-crime160
Burglary42
Criminal-damage-arson43
Vehicle-crime72
Bicycle-theft6
Other-theft83
Robbery26
Theft-from-the-person42
Possession-of-weapons13
Public-order20
Drugs22
Other-crime2
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

Map of Crimes Committed Near Alexandra Road

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Schools

Nearest Schools

Percy Shurmer Academy

Distance: 0.26 Kilometers
Type: Academy Sponsor Led
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 453
Address: Longmore Street, Balsall Heath, B12 9ED
Telephone: 01214643431
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alexandra Road to Percy Shurmer Academy

Heath Mount Primary School

Distance: 0.42 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 419
Address: Mary Street, Balsall Heath, B12 9ST
Telephone: 01214641691
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alexandra Road to Heath Mount Primary School

Lillian de Lissa Nursery School

Distance: 0.46 Kilometers
Type: LA Nursery School
Phase: Nursery
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 130
Address: Bellevue, B5 7LX
Telephone: 01216753421
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alexandra Road to Lillian de Lissa Nursery School

Chandos Primary School

Distance: 0.57 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 447
Address: Vaughton Street South, Highgate, B12 0YN
Telephone: 01214643881
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alexandra Road to Chandos Primary School

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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: 407210, 285013
OS Grid Reference: SP072850
Latitude and Longitude: 52.462642589239, -1.893867651413
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 68.5866 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Alexandra Road

Map Number: 139
Map Name: Birmingham
Highgate
Birmingham
West Midlands
West Midlands
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Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Adderley Park Station is 3.47 Kilometers away

Directions from Alexandra Road to Adderley Park

Adderley Park station is operated by London Midland Trains in the Birmingham, Hodge Hill area on the Rugby - Birmingham New Street stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Berkhamsted • Berkswell • Birmingham International • Birmingham New Street • Bletchley • Canley • Cheddington • Coseley • Coventry • Dudley Port • Euston • Hampton-In-Arden • Harrow & Wealdstone • Hemel Hempstead • Lea Hall • Leighton Buzzard • Long Buckby • Marston Green • Milton Keynes Central • Northampton • Rugby • Sandwell & Dudley • Smethwick Galton Bridge • Smethwick Rolfe Street • Stechford • Tile Hill • Tipton • Tring • Watford Junction • Wolverhampton • Wolverton

Acocks Green Station is 5.39 Kilometers away

Directions from Alexandra Road to Acocks Green

Acocks Green station is operated by London Midland Trains in the Birmingham, Yardley area on the Leamington Spa - Birmingham Snow Hill stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Birmingham Moor Street • Birmingham Snow Hill • Blakedown • Cradley Heath • Dorridge • Droitwich Spa • Great Malvern • Hagley • Hartlebury • Hatton • Jewellery Quarter • Kidderminster • Langley Green • Lapworth • Leamington Spa • Lye • Malvern Link • Old Hill • Olton • Rowley Regis • Small Heath • Smethwick Galton Bridge • Solihull • Stourbridge Junction • Stratford Pkway • Stratford-Upon-Avon • The Hawthorns • Tyseley • Warwick • Warwick Parkway • Widney Manor • Worcester Foregate Street • Worcester Shrub Hill

Witton Station is 5.53 Kilometers away

Directions from Alexandra Road to Witton

Witton station is operated by London Midland Trains in the Birmingham, Perry Barr area on the Stechford - Wolverhampton via Aston stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Acton Bridge • Aston • Bescot Stadium • Birmingham New Street • Bloxwich • Bloxwich North • Cannock • Coseley • Crewe • Duddeston • Dudley Port • Hamstead • Hartford • Hednesford • Landywood • Liverpool Lime Street • Liverpool South Parkway • Perry Barr • Rugeley Town • Rugeley Trent Valley • Runcorn • Sandwell & Dudley • Smethwick Galton Bridge • Smethwick Rolfe Street • Stafford • Tame Bridge Parkway • Tipton • Walsall • Winsford • Wolverhampton

Perry Barr Station is 5.96 Kilometers away

Directions from Alexandra Road to Perry Barr

Perry Barr station is operated by London Midland Trains in the Birmingham, Perry Barr area on the Stechford - Wolverhampton via Aston stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Acton Bridge • Aston • Bescot Stadium • Birmingham New Street • Bloxwich • Bloxwich North • Cannock • Coseley • Crewe • Duddeston • Dudley Port • Hamstead • Hartford • Hednesford • Landywood • Liverpool Lime Street • Liverpool South Parkway • Rugeley Town • Rugeley Trent Valley • Runcorn • Sandwell & Dudley • Smethwick Galton Bridge • Smethwick Rolfe Street • Stafford • Tame Bridge Parkway • Tipton • Walsall • Winsford • Witton • Wolverhampton

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Sun Yip Ltd

142-154 Sherlock Street, Birmingham, B5 6NB
Distance: 0.9 Kilometres
Directions from Alexandra Road to Sun Yip Ltd

Lidl Uk Gmbh

579 Moseley Road, Sparkbrook, Birmingham, B12 9BS
Distance: 1.02 Kilometres
Directions from Alexandra Road to Lidl Uk Gmbh

Unit 3 Southside

Hurst Street, Birmingham, B5 4TE
Distance: 1.27 Kilometres
Directions from Alexandra Road to Unit 3 Southside

Day In Supermarket

B11, The Arcadian, 70 Hurst Street, Birmingham, B5 4TD
Distance: 1.28 Kilometres
Directions from Alexandra Road to Day In Supermarket

Airports

Nearest Airports

Birmingham International Airport is 11.16 Kilometers away Directions from Alexandra Road to Birmingham International Airport
Coventry Airport is 30.39 Kilometers away Directions from Alexandra Road to Coventry Airport
East Midlands Airport is 55.57 Kilometers away Directions from Alexandra Road to East Midlands Airport
Gloucestershire Airport is 65.83 Kilometers away Directions from Alexandra Road to Gloucestershire Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Sharpness Old Docks is 91.24 Kilometers away
Directions from Alexandra Road to Sharpness Old Docks
Lydney Harbour is 93.48 Kilometers away
Directions from Alexandra Road to Lydney Harbour
Bristol Docks Ferry Landing is 120.03 Kilometers away
Directions from Alexandra Road to Bristol Docks Ferry Landing
Castle Park Ferry Landing is 121.65 Kilometers away
Directions from Alexandra Road to Castle Park Ferry Landing
Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Alexandra Road is approximately 3.26 miles from the A38M

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M6 J6/A38(M)/A38/A5127 - 5.72 Km Away
Directions from Alexandra Road to M6 J6/A38(M)/A38/A5127
Junction: M5 J1/A41/A4252 - 7.65 Km Away
Directions from Alexandra Road to M5 J1/A41/A4252
Junction: M5 J3/A456(T)/A456 - 8.25 Km Away
Directions from Alexandra Road to M5 J3/A456(T)/A456
Junction: M6 J5/A452 - 8.7 Km Away
Directions from Alexandra Road to M6 J5/A452
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

BMI The Priory Hospital

Address: Priory Road, Edgbaston, Birmingham, B5 7UG,
Independent Sector
BMI Healthcare
Telephone: 0121 4402323
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 1.31 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to BMI The Priory Hospital

The Westbourne Centre

Address: 53 Church Road, Edgbaston, Birmingham,
Independent Sector
Ramsay Healthcare UK Operations Limited
Telephone: 0121 456 0880
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 1.9 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to The Westbourne Centre

Moseley Hall Hospital

Address: Alcester Road, Birmingham,
NHS Sector
Birmingham Community Healthcare NHS Trust
Telephone: 0121 466 6000
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 1.91 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Moseley Hall Hospital

Birmingham Children

Address: Steelhouse Lane, Birmingham,
NHS Sector
Birmingham Children's Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0121 333 9999
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 2.46 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Birmingham Children
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Inclusion Cdt Gooch Street

Address: 279 Gooch Street, Highgate, Birmingham, B5 7JE
Telephone: 0121 4654030
Distance: 0.41 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Inclusion Cdt Gooch Street

Anticoag Service Bellevue

Address: Bellevue Medical Centre, 6 Bellevue, Edgbaston, Birmingham, B5 7LX
Telephone: 0121 4462000
Distance: 0.46 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Anticoag Service Bellevue

Bellevue Medical Centre

Address: Bellevue Medical Centre, 6 Bellevue,edgbaston, Birmingham, B5 7LX
Telephone: 0121 4462000
Distance: 0.46 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Bellevue Medical Centre

Lps Bellevue Medical Centre

Address: 6 Bellevue, Edgbaston, Birmingham, B5 7LX
Telephone: 0121 4462000
Distance: 0.46 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Lps Bellevue Medical Centre
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 127 Pershore Road, Birmingham, West Midlands, B5 7NX
Distance: 0.39 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Dental Surgery

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 124 Highgate Street, Birmingham, West Midlands, B12 0XR
Distance: 0.45 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Dental Surgery

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 227 Edward Road, Balsall Heath, Birmingham, West Midlands, B12 9LH
Distance: 0.52 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Dental Surgery

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 3 Cromer Road, Birmingham, West Midlands, B12 9QP
Distance: 1.02 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Dental Surgery
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Balsall Heath Library

Moseley Road, Balsall Heath, Birmingham, B129BX
Telephone: 0121 464 1962
Distance: 0.8 Kilometres
Visit Website
Directions from Alexandra Road to Balsall Heath Library

Farm Road Neighbourhood Library

31 Farm Road, Sparkbrook., Birmingham, B111LT
Telephone: 0121 303 0732
Distance: 1.51 Kilometres
Visit Website
Directions from Alexandra Road to Farm Road Neighbourhood Library

Birmingham Central Library

Chamberlain Square, Birmingham, B33HQ
Telephone: 0121 303 4511
Distance: 2.02 Kilometres
Visit Website
Directions from Alexandra Road to Birmingham Central Library

Ladywood Library

Community & Health Centre, St.Vincent Street West, Birmingham, B168RP
Telephone: 0121 464 8639
Distance: 2.52 Kilometres
Visit Website
Directions from Alexandra Road to Ladywood Library
Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Birmingham Sports Centre, Balsall Heath City Farm
Distance: 0.89 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Birmingham Sports Centre, Balsall Heath City Farm

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Millennium Point
Distance: 1.33 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Millennium Point

Country Park

Attraction Name: Cannon Hill Country Park
Distance: 1.58 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Cannon Hill Country Park

Garden

Attraction Name: Canon Hill Park
Distance: 1.78 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Canon Hill Park
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Greater than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 23.2
Median Speed: 20.3
Maximum Speed: >=30
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 30