Alexandra Road

Postcode: EX17 2DH

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.

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

EX17 2DH
EX17 2DP
EX17 2DZ
Height

Height

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
Broadband

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
water

Water and Drainage Details

South West Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Alexandra Road

Overdale Alexandra Road
Sale Price: £490,000
Sale Date: 03/02/2017
Cowslips Alexandra Road
Sale Price: £205,000
Sale Date: 11/01/2016
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

Queen Elizabeth's

Distance: 0.16 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 1370
Address: Western Road, EX17 3LU
Telephone: 01363773401
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alexandra Road to Queen Elizabeth's

Landscore Primary School

Distance: 0.53 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 333
Address: Threshers, EX17 3JH
Telephone: 01363772018
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alexandra Road to Landscore Primary School

Hayward's Primary School

Distance: 1.19 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 343
Address: East Street, EX17 3AX
Telephone: 01363772970
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alexandra Road to Hayward's Primary School

Sandford School

Distance: 1.95 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 148
Address: Sandford, EX17 4NE
Telephone: 01363772256
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alexandra Road to Sandford School
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Crediton Hospital

Address: Western Road, Crediton, EX17 3NH,
NHS Sector
Northern Devon Healthcare NHS Trust
Telephone: 01363 775 588
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Distance: 0.44 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Crediton Hospital

Franklyn Community Hospital

Address: Franklyn Drive, Exeter, EX2 9HS,
NHS Sector
Devon Partnership NHS Trust
Distance: 12.21 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Franklyn Community Hospital

Heavitree Hospital

Address: Gladstone Road, Exeter, EX1 2ED,
NHS Sector
Royal Devon and Exeter NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01392 411 611
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Distance: 13.2 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Heavitree Hospital

Nuffield Health, Exeter Hospital

Address: Wonford Road, Exeter, EX2 4UG,
Independent Sector
Nuffield Health
Telephone: 0800 015 5020
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Distance: 13.89 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Nuffield Health, Exeter Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Chiddenbrook Surgery

Address: Chiddenbrook Surgery, Threshers, Crediton, Devon, EX17 3JJ
Telephone: 01363 772227
Distance: 0.59 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Chiddenbrook Surgery

New Valley Practice

Address: Newcombes, Crediton, Devon, EX17 2AR
Telephone: 01363 772263
Distance: 0.88 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to New Valley Practice

Cheriton Bishop Surgery

Address: The Surgery, Cheriton Bishop, Exeter, Devon, EX6 6JA
Telephone: 01647 24272
Distance: 9.26 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Cheriton Bishop Surgery

Bow Medical Practice

Address: Iter Cross, Bow, Crediton, Devon, EX17 6FB
Telephone: 01363 82333
Distance: 9.84 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Bow Medical Practice
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Wistaria Dental Practice

Address: Wistaria Dental Practice, Western Road, Crediton, Devon, EX17 3LT
Distance: 0.18 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Wistaria Dental Practice

Crediton Dental Care

Address: Crediton Dental Care, 110 High Street, Crediton, Devon, EX17 3LF
Distance: 0.48 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Crediton Dental Care

The Dental Department

Address: The Dental Department, Crediton Hospital, Western Road, Crediton, Devon, EX17 3NH
Distance: 0.52 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to The Dental Department

Park House Dental Practice

Address: Park House Dental Practice, 3 Union Terrace, Crediton, Devon, EX17 3DY
Distance: 0.81 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Park House Dental Practice
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Crediton Library

Belle Parade, Crediton, EX172AA
Telephone: 01363 772578
Distance: 0.83 Kilometres
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Directions from Alexandra Road to Crediton Library

Exeter Central Library

Castle Street, Exeter, EX43PQ
Telephone: 01392 384206
Distance: 12.22 Kilometres
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Directions from Alexandra Road to Exeter Central Library

St Thomas Library

The Plaza, Cowick Street, Exeter, EX41AF
Telephone: 01392 252783
Distance: 12.38 Kilometres
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Moretonhampstead Library

Fore Street, Moretonhampstead, TQ138LL
Telephone: 01647 440523
Distance: 16.2 Kilometres
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Transport

Airports

Nearest Airports

Exeter International Airport is 18.91 Kilometers away Directions from Alexandra Road to Exeter International Airport
Plymouth City Airport is 51.71 Kilometers away Directions from Alexandra Road to Plymouth City Airport
Cardiff International Airport is 71.02 Kilometers away Directions from Alexandra Road to Cardiff International Airport
Swansea Airport is 94.18 Kilometers away Directions from Alexandra Road to Swansea Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Topsham Ferry Landing is 18.57 Kilometers away
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Topsham Lock Ferry Landing is 18.57 Kilometers away
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Topsham (Turf Lock Ferry) Ferry Landing is 18.8 Kilometers away
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Turf Lock Inn Ferry Landing is 20.21 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Alexandra Road is approximately 4.35 miles from the A30

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M5 J29/A30(T) - 16.06 Km Away
Directions from Alexandra Road to M5 J29/A30(T)
Junction: M5 J31/A30/A38 - 16.42 Km Away
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Junction: M5 J30/A376/A379 - 16.85 Km Away
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Junction: M5 J28/A373/B3181 - 21.25 Km Away
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In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Stores Ltd

5 Winchester Avenue, Exeter, Devon, EX4 2DQ
Distance: 11.05 Kilometres
Directions from Alexandra Road to Tesco Stores Ltd

Sainsburys Supermarkets Ltd

Exeter Road Dawlish Devon, EX7 0SB
Distance: 11.4 Kilometres
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The Co-operative

103 Buddle Lane, Exeter, Devon, EX4 1QT
Distance: 11.54 Kilometres
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Poundland

21-22 Queen Street, Exeter, Devon, EX4 3SH
Distance: 12.11 Kilometres
Directions from Alexandra Road to Poundland

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Landmark or Antiquity

Attraction Name: Five Mile Hill Solar Farm
Distance: 7.94 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Five Mile Hill Solar Farm

Historic House

Attraction Name: Fursdon House and Garden
Distance: 10.07 (km)
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Landmark or Antiquity

Attraction Name: Fursdon House
Distance: 10.52 (km)
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Nature Reserve

Attraction Name: Dunsford and Meadhaydown Wood Nature Reserve
Distance: 12.03 (km)
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Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Mid Devon District
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Phoenix House
Phoenix Lane
Tiverton
EX16 6PP
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Telephone Number: 01884 255 255
County Council: Devon County
Address:
Within the electoral area of Lawrence Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Central Devon
The Member of Parliament is Mel Stride
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In the 2017 General Election Mel Stride won with a majority of 15680 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 74370
Within the area of Crediton Civil Parish Council
Population

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
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
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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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Recent Crime in the Area

Violent-crime7
Criminal-damage-arson2
Public-order1
Burglary4
Other-theft3
Other-crime1
Vehicle-crime1
Shoplifting1
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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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
Crediton
Mid Devon
Devon
South West
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