Alexandra Road

Postcode: EX17 2DH

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Road Name:Alexandra Road
Road Type:residential

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

Alexandra Road is located 162.16 miles West from the centre of London, 7.6 miles North West from the centre of Exeter, 26.26 miles South East from the centre of Barnstaple and 29.02 miles South West from the centre of Taunton.


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Postcodes for Alexandra Road

EX17 2DH
EX17 2DP
EX17 2DZ
nearest tide point and watercourse

Tides and Rivers

Alexandra Road is approximately 14.9969 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 an unnamed river which is approximately 1.49609 kilometres away


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

Telephone Information

Area Code: 01363 - Crediton
Area Code: 01392 - Exeter

Local Council Details

Within the area of Mid Devon District
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Phoenix House
Phoenix Lane
EX16 6PP
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Telephone Number: 01884 255 255
County Council: Devon County
Within the electoral area of Lawrence Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Central Devon
The Member of Parliament is Stride, Mel
Within the area of Crediton Civil Parish Council

Water and Drainage Details

South West Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Alexandra Road

Cowslips Alexandra Road
Sale Price: £205,000
Sale Date: 11/01/2016
West Forches Alexandra Road
Sale Price: £429,950
Sale Date: 19/06/2013
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01020061
Ons Area Name:Mid Devon 011D
Average Age : 42.91
Population: 2094.00
Male Population: 993.00 (47.42%)
Female Population: 1101.00 (52.58%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 24 (1.15%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data

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Crediton is situated in Mid Devon, approximately seven miles from Exeter along the A377. 

The town has a population of about 6,500 and lies alongside the river Creedy.  It is known that there was a settlement at Crediton in 672 when St Boniface was born there.  The main secondary school for the area is Queen Elizabeth's Community College originally founded by Edward VI and later refounded by Elizabeth I. 

The town has a main street comprising of a variety of shops as well as a large industrial area at Lords Meadow which contains a leisure centre and swimming pool.

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Telephone: 101
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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: 282608, 100630
OS Grid Reference: SS826006
Latitude and Longitude: 50.792768688519, -3.6657734138492
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 14.9969 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Alexandra Road

Map Number: 191
Map Name: Okehampton & North Dartmoor
Mid Devon
South West
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Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Crediton Rail Station is 1.81 Kilometers away (1.12 miles)
Yeoford Rail Station is 4.62 Kilometers away (2.87 miles)
Newton St Cyres Rail Station is 5.70 Kilometers away (3.54 miles)
Copplestone Rail Station is 6.41 Kilometers away (3.98 miles)

Nearest Airports

Exeter International Airport is 18.97 Kilometers away
Plymouth City Airport is 51.82 Kilometers away
Cardiff International Airport is 71.12 Kilometers away
Bristol International Airport is 94.01 Kilometers away

Nearest Ferries

Topsham Ferry Landing is 18.61 Kilometers away
Topsham Lock Ferry Landing is 18.61 Kilometers away
Topsham (Turf Lock Ferry) Ferry Landing is 18.84 Kilometers away
Turf Lock Inn Ferry Landing is 20.26 Kilometers away

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Alexandra Road is approximately 4.35 miles from the A30

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M5 J29/A30(T) - 16.11 Km Away
Junction: M5 J31/A30/A38 - 16.45 Km Away
Junction: M5 J30/A376/A379 - 16.90 Km Away

Health Clinics

Chiddenbrook Surgery
Chiddenbrook Surgery, Threshers, Crediton, Devon, EX173JJ
Distance: 0.59 Kilometers
Telephone: 01363 772227
Newcombes Surgery
Newcombes Medical Centre, Newcombes, Crediton, Devon, EX172AR
Distance: 0.89 Kilometers
Telephone: 01363 772263
Cheriton Bishop Surgery
The Surgery, Cheriton Bishop, Exeter, Devon, EX66JA
Distance: 9.28 Kilometers
Telephone: 01647 24272
Bow Medical Practice
Iter Cross, Bow, Crediton, Devon, EX17 6FB
Distance: 9.87 Kilometers
Telephone: 01363 82333
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Crediton Library

Belle Parade, Crediton, EX172AA
Telephone: 01363 772578
Distance: 0.8323417864676492 Kilometres
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Exeter Central Library

Castle Street, Exeter, EX43PQ
Telephone: 01392 384206
Distance: 12.222044172851332 Kilometres
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St Thomas Library

The Plaza, Cowick Street, Exeter, EX41AF
Telephone: 01392 252783
Distance: 12.383390717610965 Kilometres
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Pinhoe Library

Main Road, Pinhoe, Exeter, EX48HW
Telephone: 01392 466007
Distance: 14.971756609390459 Kilometres
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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Landmark or Antiquity

Attraction Name: Five Mile Hill Solar Farm
Distance: 7.95 (km)

Nearest Schools

Queen Elizabeth's Academy Trust

Distance: 0.15 Kilometers
Type: Secondary
Address: Western Road, Crediton, Devon, EX17 3LU
Telephone: (01363) 773401

Landscore Primary School

Distance: 0.52 Kilometers
Type: Primary
Address: Threshers, Crediton, Devon, EX17 3JH
Telephone: (01363) 772018

Hayward's Primary School

Distance: 1.19 Kilometers
Type: Primary
Address: East Street, Crediton, Devon, EX17 3AX
Telephone: (01363) 772970

Sandford School

Distance: 1.96 Kilometers
Type: Primary
Address: Sandford, Crediton, Devon, EX17 4NE
Telephone: (01363) 772256

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Greater than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 10.4
Median Speed: 9.7
Maximum Speed: 22.2
Next-generation access (NGA)?: N
Number of Connections: 16
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