Alexandra Road

Postcode: PO31 7JU



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Road Name:Alexandra Road
Road Type:residential

Alexandra Road is a street in the settlement of Cowes governed by Cowes Civil Parish council in the administration area of Isle of Wight Council located in the South East Euro Region of the UK.

Alexandra Road is located 73.05 miles South West from the centre of London, 3.98 miles North from the centre of Newport (IOW), 9.74 miles West from the centre of Portsmouth and 10.99 miles South East from the centre of Southampton.

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Postcodes for Alexandra Road

PO31 7JU
PO31 7JX
PO31 7JT
nearest tide point and watercourse

Tides and Rivers

Alexandra Road is approximately 0.638428 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 38 metres above sea level

The nearest significant watercourse to Alexandra Road is a tidal river called River Medina which is approximately 1.26399 kilometres away
Height

Height

The Central point of Alexandra Road is approximately 38 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Dialling Code: 01983
Telephone Exchange: COWES - SDCWS
Telephone Cabinet: P24
Fibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises: FTTC
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Hotels and Places to Stay Near Alexandra Road

Hotel information updated 06/02/2017

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Halcyone Villa - cowes
Halcyone Villa offers pet-friendly accommodation in Cowes (Isle of Wight). All rooms have a flat-screen TV. Halcyone Villa features free WiFi throughout the property. You will find a shared kitchen at the property.
Address:Grove Road, PO31 7JP, Cowes
Number of Rooms:4
Lowest Price Room:£45
Onefifty - cowes
In the seaside town of Cowes, on the Isle of Wight, this B&B offers free Wi-Fi and free parking on site. With a conservatory breakfast room and a terraced garden, it is a 10-minute drive from Newport.
Address:150 Park Road, PO31 7NE, Cowes, Isle of Wight
Number of Rooms:4
Lowest Price Room:£63
Holly Tree House - cowes
Holly Tree House is located close to the centre Cowes of the Isle of Wight. Free WiFi is accessible throughout, and free parking is possible on site. Each room here will provide you with a TV and tea/coffee making facilities.
Address:218 Park Road, PO31 7NG, Cowes
Number of Rooms:3
Lowest Price Room:£60
Weston Road Villa - cowes
Weston Road Villa offers accommodation in Cowes, 2.5 km from Osborne House. Guests benefit from patio. There is a seating area and a kitchen. A flat-screen TV with cable channels is provided. There is a private bathroom with a bath.
Address:Weston Road, PO31 7JE, Cowes
Number of Rooms:1
Lowest Price Room:£800
The Caledon Guest House - cowes
Situated in Cowes on the Isle of Wight, The Caledon Guest House boasts free Wi-Fi and free private parking. This family run Victorian house is just 5 minutes’ walk from the bustling town centre.
Address:59 Mill Hill Road, PO31 7EG, Cowes
Number of Rooms:11
Lowest Price Room:£49
Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Isle of Wight
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County Hall
High Street
Newport
Isle of Wight
PO30 1UD
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Telephone Number: 01983 821 000
Within the electoral area of Not Found -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Isle of Wight
The Member of Parliament is Turner, Andrew
Within the area of Cowes Civil Parish Council
water

Water and Drainage Details

Southern Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Alexandra Road

26 Alexandra Road
Sale Price: £230,000
Sale Date: 22/07/2014
24 Alexandra Road
Sale Price: £202,000
Sale Date: 23/09/2005
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01017304
Ons Area Name:Isle of Wight 002C
Average Age : 38.40
Population: 1404.00
Male Population: 675.00 (48.08%)
Female Population: 729.00 (51.92%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 9 (0.64%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
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Best known as the world's premier yachting centre, Cowes is the Island's main port with a natural harbour at the mouth of the Medina river. Yachtsmen from all over the world participate in the season's prestigious sailing events, of which the best known is Cowes Week, held annually at the beginning of August.
Shopping in the narrow pedestrianised High Street is a delight, with some excellent shops, many catering for the yachting fraternity. The town also has an array of fashionable clothing shops, gift shops, delicatessens, cafes, restaurants and lively pubs. The high speed passenger catamaran service to Southampton is centrally located at Fountain Quay, where you will also find the Tourist Information Centre.

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Telephone: 101
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Recent Crime in the Area

Shoplifting4
Other-theft2
Public-order7
Criminal-damage-arson5
Violent-crime12
Burglary3
Drugs2
Vehicle-crime2
Possession-of-weapons1
Other-crime1
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Schools

Nearest Schools

Cowes Primary School

Distance: 0.5 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 303
Address: Edinburgh Close, PO31 8HF
Telephone: 01983293261
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alexandra Road to Cowes Primary School

Lanesend Primary School

Distance: 0.59 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 302
Address: Love Lane, PO31 7ES
Telephone: 01983293233
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alexandra Road to Lanesend Primary School

Cowes Enterprise College

Distance: 0.67 Kilometers
Type: Academy Sponsor Led
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 1012
Address: Crossfield Avenue, PO31 8HB
Telephone: 01983203103
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alexandra Road to Cowes Enterprise College

Gurnard Primary School

Distance: 1.08 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 365
Address: Baring Road, PO31 8DS
Telephone: 01983295713
Website: Visit School Website
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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: 449230, 095501
OS Grid Reference: SZ492955
Latitude and Longitude: 50.756445371194, -1.3019913752788
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 0.638428 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Alexandra Road

Map Number: 196
Map Name: The Solent & Isle of Wight
Cowes
Isle of Wight
South East
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Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Ryde Pier Head Rail Station is 10.27 Kilometers away Directions from Alexandra Road to Ryde Pier Head Rail Station
Ryde Esplanade Rail Station is 10.46 Kilometers away Directions from Alexandra Road to Ryde Esplanade Rail Station
Ryde St Johns Road Rail Station is 10.95 Kilometers away Directions from Alexandra Road to Ryde St Johns Road Rail Station
Smallbrook Junction Rail Station is 11.67 Kilometers away Directions from Alexandra Road to Smallbrook Junction Rail Station
Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Marks and Spencer

Terminus Road, Cowes, PO31 7XH
Distance: 0.64 Kilometres
Directions from Alexandra Road to Marks and Spencer

Sainsbury's

Sainsburys, 129-130 High Street, Cowes, PO31 7AY
Distance: 0.64 Kilometres
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Co-Operative Group

Sainsburys, 129-130 High Street, Cowes, PO31 7AY16-24 York Avenue, East Cowes, PO32 6QY
Distance: 1.04 Kilometres
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Waitrose

Waitrose Ltd, Well Road, East Cowes, PO32 6SP
Distance: 1.05 Kilometres
Directions from Alexandra Road to Waitrose

Airports

Nearest Airports

Southampton Airport is 21.83 Kilometers away Directions from Alexandra Road to Southampton Airport
Bournemouth International Airport is 37.22 Kilometers away Directions from Alexandra Road to Bournemouth International Airport
Shoreham Brighton City Airport is 71.64 Kilometers away Directions from Alexandra Road to Shoreham Brighton City Airport
London Gatwick Airport is 91.35 Kilometers away Directions from Alexandra Road to London Gatwick Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

West Cowes Ferry Terminal is 0.76 Kilometers away
Directions from Alexandra Road to West Cowes Ferry Terminal
West Cowes Floating Bridge is 0.78 Kilometers away
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East Cowes Floating Bridge is 0.91 Kilometers away
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East Cowes Ferry Terminal is 0.97 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Alexandra Road is approximately 8.32 miles from the M27

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M27 J9/A27 - 13.51 Km Away
Directions from Alexandra Road to M27 J9/A27
Junction: M27 J10/A32 - 14.87 Km Away
Directions from Alexandra Road to M27 J10/A32
Junction: M27 J11/A27 - 15.36 Km Away
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Junction: M27 J8/A3024 - 15.72 Km Away
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Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

St Mary's Hospital

Address: Parkhurst Road, Newport,
NHS Sector
Isle Of Wight NHS Trust
Telephone: 01983 524081
Distance: 5.11 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to St Mary's Hospital

Gosport War Memorial Hospital

Address: Bury Road, Gosport, Gosport, PO12 3PW,
NHS Sector
Southern Health NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 023 9252 4611
Distance: 11.63 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Gosport War Memorial Hospital

Fareham Community Hospital

Address: Brook Lane, Sarisbury Green, Sarisbury, Fareham, SO31 7DQ,
NHS Sector
Southern Health NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01489 587400
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Distance: 12.82 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Fareham Community Hospital

Hythe Hospital

Address: Beaulieu Road, Hythe, Southampton, SO45 4ZB,
Independent Sector
Southern Health NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 023 8042 3203
Distance: 13.29 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Hythe Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Cowes Medical Centre

Address: Cowes Medical Centre, 200 Newport Road, Cowes, Isle of Wight, PO31 7ER
Telephone: 01983 295251
Distance: 0.63 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Cowes Medical Centre

East Cowes Medical Centre

Address: East Cowes Medical Centre, Church Path, East Cowes, Isle of Wight, PO32 6RP
Telephone: 01983 284333
Distance: 1.15 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to East Cowes Medical Centre

Hmp Albany (isle of Wight)

Address: Albany House, Newport, Isle of Wight, PO30 5RS
Telephone: 01983 634000
Distance: 5 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Hmp Albany (isle of Wight)

Hmp Iow

Address: Care Uk, Hmp Iow 55 Parkhurst Rd, Newport, Iow, PO30 5RS
Telephone: 01983 635741
Distance: 5 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Hmp Iow
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

The Dental Clinic

Address: The Dental Clinic, Cowes Medical Centre, 200 Newport Road, Cowes, Isle of Wight, PO31 7ER
Distance: 0.63 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to The Dental Clinic

East Cowes Dental Walk-in Centre

Address: East Cowes Dental Walk-in Centre, Church Path, East Cowes, Isle of Wight, PO32 6RP
Distance: 1.15 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to East Cowes Dental Walk-in Centre

Dental Department

Address: Dental Department, H M Prison Albany, 55 Parkhurst Road, Newport, Isle of Wight, PO30 5RS
Distance: 5 (km)
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Newport Dental Centre

Address: Newport Dental Centre, 7 Grays Walk, Pyle Street, Newport, Isle of Wight, PO30 1UL
Distance: 6.48 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Newport Dental Centre
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Cowes Library

Beckford Road, Cowes, PO317SG
Telephone: 01983 293341
Distance: 0.5 Kilometres
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Directions from Alexandra Road to Cowes Library

East Cowes Library

11 York Avenue, East Cowes, PO326QY
Telephone: 01983 293019
Distance: 1.04 Kilometres
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Directions from Alexandra Road to East Cowes Library

Home library Service

Library HQ, 5 Mariners Way, Cowes, PO318DP
Telephone: 01202 454848
Distance: 1.21 Kilometres
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Directions from Alexandra Road to Home library Service

Lord Louis (Newport) Library

Orchard Street, Newport, PO301LL
Telephone: 01983 527655
Distance: 6.61 Kilometres
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Directions from Alexandra Road to Lord Louis (Newport) Library
Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: East Cowes Heritage Centre
Distance: 1.33 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to East Cowes Heritage Centre

Museum

Attraction Name: Cowes Maritime Museum, Sir Max Aitken Museum
Distance: 1.41 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Cowes Maritime Museum, Sir Max Aitken Museum

Museum

Attraction Name: Classic Boat Museum & Gallery
Distance: 1.8 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Classic Boat Museum & Gallery

Museum

Attraction Name: Isle of Wight Military History Museum
Distance: 2.2 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Isle of Wight Military History Museum
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Greater than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 26.4
Median Speed: 16.5
Maximum Speed: >=30
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 4
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