Alexandra Road

Postcode: DA12 2QG



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Road Name:Alexandra Road
Road Type:residential
Speed Limit:30 Mph

Alexandra Road is a street in the settlement of Gravesend which is within the electoral area of Riverside Ward in the administration area of Gravesham District Council within Kent County Council located in the South East Euro Region of the UK.

Alexandra Road is located 21.95 miles East from the centre of London, 12.78 miles North West from the centre of Maidstone, 20.7 miles South from the centre of Chelmsford and 31.91 miles West from the centre of Canterbury.

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Postcodes for Alexandra Road

DA12 2QG
DA12 2QQ
nearest tide point and watercourse

Tides and Rivers

Alexandra Road is approximately 0.400728 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 7 metres above sea level

The nearest significant watercourse to Alexandra Road is a tidal river called River Thames which is approximately 1.0381 kilometres away
Height

Height

The Central point of Alexandra Road is approximately 7 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Dialling Code: 01474
Telephone Exchange: GRAVESEND - NDGRA
Telephone Cabinet: P78
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

Hotels
Shamrock Guest House - gravesend
Situated on the south bank of the Thames, The Shamrock Guest House offers affordable accommodation midway between London and Dover. Bluewater Shopping Centre is just 6 miles away. Rooms at The Shamrock all have TVs and tea/coffee facilities.
Address:118 Milton Road, DA12 2PF, Gravesend
Number of Rooms:28
Lowest Price Room:£39
Highest Price Room:£52
The Clarendon Royal Hotel - gravesend
Offering a restaurant and free WiFi access, The Clarendon Royal Hotel is located in the town of Gravesend, on the south bank of the River Thames. The hotel is just 13 minutes' drive from Bluewater, the popular shopping centre.
Address:Royal Pier Road, DA12 2BE, Gravesend. Kent
Number of Rooms:20
Lowest Price Room:£70
Old Prince of Orange - gravesend
Featuring free WiFi and a children's playground, Old Prince of Orange offers pet-friendly accommodation in Gravesend, Kent. Guests can enjoy the on-site bar. Free private parking is available on site. The rooms have a TV.
Address:1 Old Road East, DA12 1NJ, Gravesend
Number of Rooms:7
Lowest Price Room:£39
Overcliffe Hotel - gravesend
The privately-owned Overcliffe Hotel is just 2 miles from the Eurostar terminal at Ebbsfleet International Station and a 5-minute drive from Bluewater Shopping Centre. This country house hotel has free Wi-Fi and free parking.
Address:15/16 Overcliffe, DA11 0EF, Gravesend
Number of Rooms:29
Lowest Price Room:£89
Highest Price Room:£129
Best Western Manor Hotel - gravesend
Star Rating:3 Stars
The Manor Hotel in Gravesend is a hotel with personality. Located close to the Gravesend East junction of the A2, 4 miles east of the M25 motorway.
Address:Hever Court Rd, DA12 5UQ, Gravesend
Number of Rooms:63
Lowest Price Room:£50
Highest Price Room:£107
Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Gravesham District
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Civic Centre
Windmill Street
Gravesend
Kent
DA12 1AU
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Telephone Number: 01474 337 000
County Council: Kent County
Address:
Within the electoral area of Riverside Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Gravesham
The Member of Parliament is Holloway, Adam
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Water and Drainage Details

Southern Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Alexandra Road

47 Alexandra Road
Sale Price: £180,000
Sale Date: 17/07/2015
5 Alexandra Road
Sale Price: £170,000
Sale Date: 17/10/2014
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01024293
Ons Area Name:Gravesham 003C
Average Age : 35.91
Population: 1729.00
Male Population: 865.00 (50.03%)
Female Population: 864.00 (49.97%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 32 (1.85%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
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Riverside ward in Gravesend is an urban area with more than 3,600 households.

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Telephone: 101
Policing Links:
Gravesham Borough Council

Recent Crime in the Area

Public-order20
Shoplifting42
Criminal-damage-arson49
Vehicle-crime24
Other-theft21
Violent-crime109
Robbery6
Burglary25
Other-crime5
Drugs8
Theft-from-the-person3
Possession-of-weapons5
Bicycle-theft1
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Schools

Nearest Schools

St John's Catholic Primary School, Gravesend

Distance: 0.39 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 716
Address: Rochester Road, DA12 2SY
Telephone: 01474534546
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alexandra Road to St John's Catholic Primary School, Gravesend

Gravesend Grammar School

Distance: 0.49 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 1144
Address: Church Walk, DA12 2PR
Telephone: 01474331893
Website: Visit School Website
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St John's Catholic Comprehensive

Distance: 0.76 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Aided School
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 1135
Address: Rochester Road, DA12 2JW
Telephone: 01474534718
Website: Visit School Website
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Chantry Community Academy

Distance: 0.8 Kilometers
Type: Academy Sponsor Led
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 4 Inadequate (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 362
Address: Ordnance Road, DA12 2RL
Telephone: 01474350011
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: 566180, 173887
OS Grid Reference: TQ662739
Latitude and Longitude: 51.439076660682, 0.39128231616802
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 0.400728 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Alexandra Road

Map Number: 178
Map Name: Thames Estuary
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Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Gravesend Rail Station is 1.6 Kilometers away Directions from Alexandra Road to Gravesend Rail Station
Tilbury Town Rail Station is 3.53 Kilometers away Directions from Alexandra Road to Tilbury Town Rail Station
Northfleet Rail Station is 4.58 Kilometers away Directions from Alexandra Road to Northfleet Rail Station
Ebbsfleet International Rail Station is 4.77 Kilometers away Directions from Alexandra Road to Ebbsfleet International Rail Station
Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Farmfoods Ltd

7-9 Thamesgate Shopping Centre, New Road, Gravesend, Kent, DA11 0AU
Distance: 1.5 Kilometres
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Poundland

Thamesgate Shopping Centre, New Road, Gravesend, Kent, DA11 0AU
Distance: 1.5 Kilometres
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Co-op

Coop, 14 - 16 Calcutta Road, Tilbury, Essex, RM18 7QU
Distance: 3.09 Kilometres
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Tesco Express

Calcutta Road, Tilbury, Essex, RM18 7QU
Distance: 3.09 Kilometres
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Airports

Nearest Airports

London City Airport is 24.6 Kilometers away Directions from Alexandra Road to London City Airport
London Southend Airport is 26 Kilometers away Directions from Alexandra Road to London Southend Airport
Biggin Hill Airport is 27.41 Kilometers away Directions from Alexandra Road to Biggin Hill Airport
London Gatwick Airport is 49.61 Kilometers away Directions from Alexandra Road to London Gatwick Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Gravesend Pier is 1.63 Kilometers away
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Tilbury Ferry Terminal is 2.05 Kilometers away
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Woolwich Arsenal Pier is 22.93 Kilometers away
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Woolwich Ferry South Pier is 23.5 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Alexandra Road is approximately 1.96 miles from the A2

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M2 J2/A228 - 8.51 Km Away
Directions from Alexandra Road to M2 J2/A228
Junction: M25 J31/A13(T)/A282(T)/A1090 - 10.03 Km Away
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Junction: M25 J30/A13(T) - 10.57 Km Away
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Junction: M25 J2/A2(T)/A282(T) - 10.59 Km Away
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Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Gravesham Community Hospital

Address: Gravesham Community Hospital, Bath Street, Gravesend, DA11 0DG,
NHS Sector
Kent Community Health NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01474 360500
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Distance: 1.72 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Gravesham Community Hospital

Thurrock Community Hospital

Address: Long Lane, Grays, RM16 2PX,
NHS Sector
South Essex Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0300 123 0808
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 7.27 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Thurrock Community Hospital

Orsett Hospital

Address: Rowley Road, Orsett, Grays, RM16 3EU,
NHS Sector
Basildon and Thurrock University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0845 155 3111
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Distance: 8 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Orsett Hospital

Darent Valley Hospital

Address: Darenth Wood Road, Dartford, DA2 8DA,
NHS Sector
Dartford and Gravesham NHS Trust
Telephone: 01322 428100
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Distance: 9.12 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Darent Valley Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Rochester Road Surgery

Address: 115 Rochester Road, Gravesend, Kent, DA12 2HU
Telephone: 01474 560346
Distance: 0.5 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Rochester Road Surgery

Lower Higham Road Surgery

Address: 48 Lower Higham Road, Gravesend, Kent, DA12 2NG
Telephone: 01474 564575
Distance: 1.06 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Lower Higham Road Surgery

Parrock Street Surgery

Address: 186 Parrock Street, Gravesend, Kent, DA12 1EN
Telephone: 01474 567888
Distance: 1.3 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Parrock Street Surgery

Lamorna Surgery

Address: Lamorna Surgery, Thomas Drive, Gravesend, Kent, DA12 5PZ
Telephone: 01474 363217
Distance: 1.35 (km)
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Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

109 Rochester Road

Address: 109 Rochester Road, Gravesend, Kent, DA12 2HU
Distance: 0.5 (km)
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Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 43 the Grove, Gravesend, Kent, DA12 1DP
Distance: 1.2 (km)
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Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 191 Parrock Street, Gravesend, Kent, DA12 1EN
Distance: 1.3 (km)
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9 Wrotham Road

Address: 9 Wrotham Road, Gravesend, Kent, DA11 0PA
Distance: 1.52 (km)
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Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Gravesend Library

Windmill Street, Gravesend, DA121BE
Telephone: 08458 247200
Distance: 1.4 Kilometres
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Kings Farm Library

Sun Lane, Gravesend, DA125HR
Telephone: 01474 365491
Distance: 1.71 Kilometres
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Dashwood Library

Dashwood Road, Gravesham, DA117LY
Telephone: 01474 365489
Distance: 2.27 Kilometres
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Riverview Park Library

The Alma, Leander Drive Riverview Park, Gravesham, DA124NG
Telephone: 01474 564 181
Distance: 2.38 Kilometres
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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Museum

Attraction Name: Gravesham Museum, New Tavern Fort
Distance: 0.11 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Gravesham Museum, New Tavern Fort

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Milton Chantry
Distance: 1.7 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Milton Chantry

Landmark or Antiquity

Attraction Name: Tilbury Fort
Distance: 1.76 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Tilbury Fort

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Tilbury Fort
Distance: 2.09 (km)
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Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Greater than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 22.6
Median Speed: 20
Maximum Speed: >=30
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 26
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