Alexandra Road

Postcode: NE8 1RB



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Road Name:Alexandra Road
Road Type:residential

Alexandra Road is a street in the settlement of Gateshead which is within the electoral area of Bridges Ward in the administration area of Gateshead District Council located in the North East Euro Region of the UK.

Alexandra Road is located 246.62 miles North from the centre of London, 1.5 miles South from the centre of Newcastle upon Tyne, 53.17 miles East from the centre of Carlisle and 71.86 miles North from the centre of York.

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Postcodes for Alexandra Road

NE8 1RB
NE8 1RD
nearest tide point and watercourse

Tides and Rivers

Alexandra Road is approximately 1.20006 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 74 metres above sea level

The nearest significant watercourse to Alexandra Road is a tidal river called River Tyne which is approximately 1.57127 kilometres away
Height

Height

The Central point of Alexandra Road is approximately 74 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Dialling Code: 0191
Telephone Exchange: GATESHEAD - NEGHD
Telephone Cabinet: P5
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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Coalminer's Cottage - newcastle-upon-tyne
Set 1.7 km from Metro Radio Arena in Newcastle upon Tyne, this apartment features a terrace. The unit is 1.9 km from The Sage. A dishwasher and an oven can be found in the kitchen and there is a private bathroom with free toiletries and a hairdryer.
Address:161 Rectory Road, NE8 4RQ, Newcastle upon Tyne
Number of Rooms:1
Lowest Price Room:£116
Docker's Digs - newcastle-upon-tyne
Set 1.7 km from Metro Radio Arena and 1.9 km from The Sage, Docker's Digs offers accommodation in Newcastle upon Tyne. The apartment is 2.1 km from Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art.
Address:Rectory Road 161A, Gateshead, NE8 4RQ, Newcastle upon Tyne
Number of Rooms:1
Lowest Price Room:£72
Premium Two-Bedroom Apartment - gateshead
Premium Two-Bedroom Apartment offers accommodation in Gateshead, 2.4 km from Newcastle upon Tyne. The unit is 20 km from Durham. There is a dining area and a kitchen. A flat-screen TV is provided.
Address:111 Rectory Road, NE8 1XJ, Gateshead
Number of Rooms:1
Lowest Price Room:£70
Hotel Express - newcastle-upon-tyne
Star Rating:3 Stars
Hotel Express is a contemporary hotel located 1.1 miles from Newcastle city centre and 7 miles from Newcastle International Airport. St. James’ park is 1.5 miles away and Metro Radio Arena is 1.
Address:Cuthbert Street, NE8 1AF, Newcastle upon Tyne
Number of Rooms:29
Lowest Price Room:£25
Maxwell Apartment - gateshead
Maxwell Apartment offers accommodation in Gateshead. The unit is 3.1 km from Newcastle upon Tyne. There is a seating area, a dining area and a kitchen as well as a private bathroom. A flat-screen TV is available.
Address:3 Maxwell Street, NE8 4TX, Gateshead
Number of Rooms:1
Lowest Price Room:£94
Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Gateshead District
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Civic Centre
Regent Street
Gateshead
Tyne and Wear
NE8 1HH
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Telephone Number: 01914 333 000
Within the electoral area of Bridges Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Gateshead
The Member of Parliament is Mearns, Ian
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Water and Drainage Details

Northumbrian Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Alexandra Road

143 Alexandra Road
Sale Price: £16,000
Sale Date: 25/09/2007
151 Alexandra Road
Sale Price: £84,950
Sale Date: 14/09/2007
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01008163
Ons Area Name:Gateshead 028A
Average Age : 33.21
Population: 2000.00
Male Population: 1018.00 (50.9%)
Female Population: 982.00 (49.1%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 53 (2.65%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
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Telephone: 101
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Recent Crime in the Area

Violent-crime133
Vehicle-crime29
Criminal-damage-arson76
Burglary45
Other-theft53
Public-order53
Theft-from-the-person7
Bicycle-theft4
Shoplifting40
9
Other-crime9
Possession-of-weapons5
Drugs20
Robbery8
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Schools

Nearest Schools

Caedmon Community Primary School

Distance: 0.09 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 253
Address: Whitehall Road, NE8 4LH
Telephone: 01914334095
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alexandra Road to Caedmon Community Primary School

St Joseph's Roman Catholic Voluntary Aided Primary School, Gateshead

Distance: 0.39 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Aided School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 199
Address: Prince Consort Road, NE8 1LR
Telephone: 01914901517
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alexandra Road to St Joseph's Roman Catholic Voluntary Aided Primary School, Gateshead

South Street Community Primary School

Distance: 0.49 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 315
Address: Cramer Street, NE8 4BB
Telephone: 01914773993
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alexandra Road to South Street Community Primary School

Brighton Avenue Primary School

Distance: 0.51 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 301
Address: Brighton Road, NE8 1XS
Telephone: 01914218080
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alexandra Road to Brighton Avenue 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: 425417, 562142
OS Grid Reference: NZ254621
Latitude and Longitude: 54.953197172489, -1.603086389371
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 1.20006 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Alexandra Road

Map Number: 88
Map Name: Tyneside
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Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Newcastle Rail Station is 1.86 Kilometers away Directions from Alexandra Road to Newcastle Rail Station
Manors Rail Station is 2.16 Kilometers away Directions from Alexandra Road to Manors Rail Station
Dunston Rail Station is 2.41 Kilometers away Directions from Alexandra Road to Dunston Rail Station
Heworth Rail Station is 3.13 Kilometers away Directions from Alexandra Road to Heworth Rail Station
Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Express

92 Coatsworth Road, Bensham, Gateshead, NE8 1QP
Distance: 0.34 Kilometres
Directions from Alexandra Road to Tesco Express

Nisa

92 Coatsworth Road, Bensham, Gateshead, NE8 1QP97-101 Coatsworth Road, Bensham, Gateshead, NE8 1SQ
Distance: 0.35 Kilometres
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Asda

92 Coatsworth Road, Bensham, Gateshead, NE8 1QP97-101 Coatsworth Road, Bensham, Gateshead, NE8 1SQOld Fold Road, Old Fold, Gateshead, NE10 0DJ
Distance: 1.52 Kilometres
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Morrisons

Hillheads Road, Whitley Bay, Tyne And Wear, NE25 8HJ
Distance: 1.59 Kilometres
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Airports

Nearest Airports

Newcastle International Airport is 11.48 Kilometers away Directions from Alexandra Road to Newcastle International Airport
Durham Tees Valley Airport is 50.36 Kilometers away Directions from Alexandra Road to Durham Tees Valley Airport
Leeds Bradford International Airport is 120.55 Kilometers away Directions from Alexandra Road to Leeds Bradford International Airport
Robin Hood Doncaster Sheffield Airport is 168.1 Kilometers away Directions from Alexandra Road to Robin Hood Doncaster Sheffield Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Newcastle International Ferry Terminal is 10.82 Kilometers away
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South Shields Ferry Terminal is 11.6 Kilometers away
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North Shields Ferry Terminal is 11.66 Kilometers away
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Transporter Bridge North Side is 47.53 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Alexandra Road is approximately 1.39 miles from the A1

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: A1(M) J65/A194(M)/A1(T)/A1231/B1288 - 6.6 Km Away
Directions from Alexandra Road to A1(M) J65/A194(M)/A1(T)/A1231/B1288
Junction: A1(M) J64/A195 - 8.11 Km Away
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Junction: A1(M) J63/A167/A183 - 10.04 Km Away
Directions from Alexandra Road to A1(M) J63/A167/A183
Junction: A1(M) J62/A690 - 18.4 Km Away
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Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Bensham Hospital

Address: Saltwell Road, Gateshead, NE8 4YL,
NHS Sector
Gateshead Health NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0191 482 0000
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 1.16 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Bensham Hospital

Queen Elizabeth Hospital

Address: Sheriff Hill, Gateshead, NE9 6SX,
NHS Sector
Gateshead Health NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0191 482 0000
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Distance: 2.2 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Queen Elizabeth Hospital

Great North Childrens Hospital

Address: Queen Victoria Road, New Victoria Wing, Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle Upon Tyne,
NHS Sector
The Newcastle Upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0191 233 6161
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 3.13 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Great North Childrens Hospital

The Royal Victoria Infirmary

Address: Queen Victoria Road, New Victoria Wing, Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle Upon Tyne,
NHS Sector
The Newcastle Upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0191 233 6161
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Distance: 3.13 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to The Royal Victoria Infirmary
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Oxford Tce & Rawling Rd Medical Group

Address: Oxford Tce&rawling Rd Mg, 1 Oxford Terrace,bensham, Gateshead, Tyne & Wear, NE8 1RQ
Telephone: 0191 4772169
Distance: 0.15 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Oxford Tce & Rawling Rd Medical Group

Central Gateshead Medical Group

Address: Central Gateshead Med Grp, the Health Centre, Prince Consort Road, Gateshead,tyne & Wear, NE8 1NB
Telephone: 0191 4772243
Distance: 0.36 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Central Gateshead Medical Group

Bewick Road Surgery

Address: 10 Bewick Road, Gateshead, Tyne & Wear, NE8 4DP
Telephone: 0191 4772296
Distance: 0.4 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Bewick Road Surgery

1 Rawling Road(the Medical Centre)

Address: The Medical Centre, 1 Rawling Road, Gateshead, Tyne & Wear, NE8 4QS
Telephone: 0191 4772180
Distance: 0.65 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to 1 Rawling Road(the Medical Centre)
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 15 Regent Terrace, Gateshead, Tyne and Wear, NE8 1LU
Distance: 0.81 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Dental Surgery

Mr Alec Waugh and Associates

Address: Mr Alec Waugh and Associates, the Lodge, 160 Dryden Road, Gateshead, Tyne and Wear, NE9 5BY
Distance: 0.81 (km)
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Bensham Dental Practice

Address: Bensham Dental Practice, 24 Saltwell Road, Gateshead, Tyne and Wear, NE8 4XE
Distance: 0.83 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Bensham Dental Practice

K S Bamrah and Associates

Address: K S Bamrah and Associates, 27a Jackson Street, Gateshead, Tyne and Wear, NE8 1EE
Distance: 0.94 (km)
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Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Gateshead Central Library

Prince Consort Road, Gateshead, NE84LN
Telephone: 0191 433 3000
Distance: 0.28 Kilometres
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Directions from Alexandra Road to Gateshead Central Library

Sunderland Road Library

Herbert Street, Gateshead, NE83PA
Telephone: 0191 433 6415
Distance: 0.99 Kilometres
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Directions from Alexandra Road to Sunderland Road Library

Felling Library

Tarlton Crescent, Felling, Felling, NE109HU
Telephone: 0191 433 6402
Distance: 2.11 Kilometres
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Dunston Library

Ellison Road, Dunston, Gateshead, NE119SS
Telephone: 0191 433 5690
Distance: 2.4 Kilometres
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Directions from Alexandra Road to Dunston Library
Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Shipley Art Gallery
Distance: 0.8 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Shipley Art Gallery

Museum

Attraction Name: Bessie Surtees House, Blackfriars Museum
Distance: 1.73 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Bessie Surtees House, Blackfriars Museum

Museum

Attraction Name: Holy Jesus Hospital
Distance: 1.75 (km)
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Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: BALTIC The Centre for Contemporary Art, Uni Gallery & Baring Wing
Distance: 2.01 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to BALTIC The Centre for Contemporary Art, Uni Gallery & Baring Wing
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Greater than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 21
Median Speed: 20
Maximum Speed: >=30
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 5
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