Alexandra Road

Postcode: SG5 1RB



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Road Name:King's Road
Road Type:residential

Alexandra Road is a street in the settlement of Hitchin which is within the electoral area of Hitchin Bearton Ward in the administration area of North Hertfordshire District Council within Hertfordshire County Council located in the Eastern Euro Region of the UK.

Alexandra Road is located 32.23 miles North from the centre of London, 8.1 miles North East from the centre of Luton, 14.42 miles North from the centre of St Albans and 15.11 miles South East from the centre of Bedford.

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SG5 1RB
nearest tide point and watercourse

Tides and Rivers

Alexandra Road is approximately 46.2343 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 59 metres above sea level

The nearest significant watercourse to Alexandra Road is a river called River Hiz which is approximately 0.0981079 kilometres away
Height

Height

The Central point of Alexandra Road is approximately 59 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Dialling Code: 01462
Telephone Exchange: HITCHIN - SMHI
Telephone Cabinet: P4
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
Station Bungalow - hitchin
Station Bungalow offers accommodation in Hitchin, 39 km from Cambridge and 35 km from Milton Keynes. The unit is 13 km from Luton. There is a dining area and a kitchen. A flat-screen TV with satellite channels is provided.
Address:Station Approach, SG4 9UN, Hitchin
Number of Rooms:1
Lowest Price Room:£130
Benslow Music - hitchin
Star Rating:3 Stars
Benslow Music is located in Hitchin, 39 km from Cambridge and 35 km from Milton Keynes. Free WiFi is featured throughout the property and free private parking is available on site. Luton is 13 km from Benslow Music, while Watford is 34 km away.
Address:Benslow Lane, SG4 9RB, Hitchin
Number of Rooms:43
Lowest Price Room:£45
Sun Hotel - hitchin
Star Rating:3 Stars
Situated in the lively town centre of Hitchin, the Sun Hotel is a charming traditional coaching Inn dating back to the 1500s. The hotel offers real cask ales, an extensive menu in the restaurant, free parking and free Wi-Fi.
Address:Sun St, SG5 1AF, Hitchin
Number of Rooms:31
Lowest Price Room:£45
Highest Price Room:£99
The Lord Lister Hotel - hitchin
Star Rating:3 Stars
This refurbished hotel with free Wi-Fi was built in the late 18th century. It is located on the edge of the medieval market town of Hitchin.
Address:1 Park Street, SG4 9AH, Hitchin
Number of Rooms:20
Lowest Price Room:£70
Highest Price Room:£95
Bella Vita Hotel & Restaurant - hitchin
Star Rating:4 Stars
Bella Vita Hotel & Restaurant offers accommodation in Hitchin. Each room is fitted with a flat-screen TV. All rooms include a private bathroom. For your comfort, you will find free toiletries and a hairdryer.
Address:9 Sun Street, SG5 1AE, Hitchin
Number of Rooms:24
Lowest Price Room:£43.2
Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of North Hertfordshire District
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Council Offices
Gernon Road
Letchworth Garden City
Hertfordshire
SG6 3JF
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Telephone Number: 01462 474000
County Council: Hertfordshire County
Address:
Within the electoral area of Hitchin Bearton Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Hitchin and Harpenden
The Member of Parliament is Lilley, Peter
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Water and Drainage Details

Anglian Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Alexandra Road

24 Alexandra Road
Sale Price: £400,000
Sale Date: 25/08/2016
20 Alexandra Road
Sale Price: £475,000
Sale Date: 11/03/2016
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01023604
Ons Area Name:North Hertfordshire 010D
Average Age : 40.44
Population: 1369.00
Male Population: 697.00 (50.91%)
Female Population: 672.00 (49.09%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 6 (0.44%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
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Hitchin Bearton, Hitchin Highbury and Walsworth, Hitchin Oughton and Cadwell and Hitchin Priory

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Telephone: 101
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Recent Crime in the Area

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Criminal-damage-arson23
Public-order9
Vehicle-crime17
Burglary16
Other-theft16
Possession-of-weapons9
Bicycle-theft4
Theft-from-the-person10
Drugs6
Other-crime4
Shoplifting16
Robbery3
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Schools

Nearest Schools

York Road Nursery School

Distance: 0.53 Kilometers
Type: LA Nursery School
Phase: Nursery
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 118
Address: York Road, SG5 1XA
Telephone: 01462459127
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alexandra Road to York Road Nursery School

St Andrew's Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School, Hitchin

Distance: 0.71 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Aided School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 262
Address: Benslow Lane, SG4 9RD
Telephone: 01462459160
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alexandra Road to St Andrew's Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School, Hitchin

Wilshere-Dacre Junior Academy

Distance: 0.78 Kilometers
Type: Academy Sponsor Led
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 249
Address: Fishponds Road, SG5 1NS
Telephone: 01462459215
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alexandra Road to Wilshere-Dacre Junior Academy

Hitchin Boys' School

Distance: 0.79 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 1048
Address: Grammar School Walk, SG5 1JB
Telephone: 01462432181
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: 518970, 230023
OS Grid Reference: TL190300
Latitude and Longitude: 51.955521002993, -0.26850612014423
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 46.2343 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Alexandra Road

Map Number: 166
Map Name: Luton & Hertford
Hitchin
North Hertfordshire
Hertfordshire
South East
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Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Hitchin Rail Station is 0.54 Kilometers away Directions from Alexandra Road to Hitchin Rail Station
Letchworth Rail Station is 3.86 Kilometers away Directions from Alexandra Road to Letchworth Rail Station
Baldock Rail Station is 6.98 Kilometers away Directions from Alexandra Road to Baldock Rail Station
Stevenage Rail Station is 7.42 Kilometers away Directions from Alexandra Road to Stevenage Rail Station
Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Stores Ltd

Lyon Court, Walsworth Road, Hitchin, SG4 9SX
Distance: 0.48 Kilometres
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Sainsbury's Supermarkets Limited

Whinbush Road, Hitchin, SG5 1PU
Distance: 0.62 Kilometres
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Spar

1-3 The Mead, Hitchin, SG5 1XZ
Distance: 0.76 Kilometres
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Iceland Frozen Foods Plc

21 Churchgate, Hitchin, SG5 1DN
Distance: 1.1 Kilometres
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Airports

Nearest Airports

London Luton Airport is 11.22 Kilometers away Directions from Alexandra Road to London Luton Airport
London Stansted Airport is 37.07 Kilometers away Directions from Alexandra Road to London Stansted Airport
Cambridge Airport is 41.38 Kilometers away Directions from Alexandra Road to Cambridge Airport
London City Airport is 54.79 Kilometers away Directions from Alexandra Road to London City Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Blackfriars Pier is 50.74 Kilometers away
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Savoy Pier is 50.75 Kilometers away
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Embankment Pier is 50.88 Kilometers away
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Festival Pier is 51.02 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Alexandra Road is approximately 2.66 miles from the A1M

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: A1(M) J8/A602/B197 - 4.64 Km Away
Directions from Alexandra Road to A1(M) J8/A602/B197
Junction: A1(M) J9/A505/B197 - 4.65 Km Away
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Junction: A1(M) J10/A1(T)/A507 - 7.73 Km Away
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Junction: A1(M) J7/A602 - 8.76 Km Away
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Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Pinehill Hospital

Address: Benslow Lane, Hitchin, SG4 9QZ,
Independent Sector
Ramsay Healthcare UK Operations Limited
Telephone: 01462 422822
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Distance: 0.8 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Pinehill Hospital

Hampden House

Address: Elmside Walk, Hitchin, SG5 1HB,
NHS Sector
Hertfordshire Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01462 633666
Distance: 0.91 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Hampden House

Cygnet Hospital Stevenage

Address: Graveley Road, Stevenage,
Independent Sector
Cygnet Health Care Limited
Telephone: 01438 342942
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Distance: 4.83 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Cygnet Hospital Stevenage

Lister Hospital

Address: Coreys Mill Lane, Stevenage, SG1 4AB,
NHS Sector
East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust
Telephone: 01438 314333
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 5.25 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Lister Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Regal Chambers Surgery

Address: Regal Chambers Surgery, 50 Bancroft, Hitchin, Hertfordshire, SG5 1LL
Telephone: 01462 453232
Distance: 0.53 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Regal Chambers Surgery

Courtenay House Surgery

Address: Bancroft Court, 30-35 Bancroft, Hitchin, Hertfordshire, SG5 1LH
Telephone: 01462 434239
Distance: 0.69 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Courtenay House Surgery

Orford Lodge

Address: Orford Lodge, 100 Bancroft, Hitchin, Hertfordshire, SG5 1ND
Telephone: 01462 432042
Distance: 0.73 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Orford Lodge

Ramsay Pinehill Hospital

Address: Benslow Lane, Hitchin, Hertfordshire, SG4 9QZ
Telephone: 01462 422822
Distance: 0.8 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Ramsay Pinehill Hospital
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Orthodontic Practice

Address: Orthodontic Practice, 47 Bancroft, Hitchin, Hertfordshire, SG5 1LA
Distance: 0.66 (km)
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Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, the Rear of 84/85 Bancroft, Hitchin, Hertfordshire, SG5 1NQ
Distance: 0.68 (km)
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Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 7 Bancroft Court, Hitchin, Hertfordshire, SG5 1LH
Distance: 0.69 (km)
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Mr N F Faryad

Address: Mr N F Faryad, 7 Highbury Road, Hitchin, Hertfordshire, SG4 9RW
Distance: 0.76 (km)
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Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Hitchin Library

Paynes Park, Hitchin, SG51EW
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 1.17 Kilometres
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Directions from Alexandra Road to Hitchin Library

Letchworth Library

Central Library, Broadway, Letchworth, SG63PF
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 3.63 Kilometres
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Stevenage Old Town Library

38 High Street, Stevenage, SG13EF
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 6.36 Kilometres
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Baldock Library

Simpson Drive, Baldock, SG76DH
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 6.76 Kilometres
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Directions from Alexandra Road to Baldock Library
Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Museum

Attraction Name: Hitchin British Schools
Distance: 1.27 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Hitchin British Schools

Museum

Attraction Name: Hitchin Museum
Distance: 1.48 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Hitchin Museum

Museum

Attraction Name: Letchworth Museum & Art Gallery, First Garden City Heritage Museum
Distance: 3.61 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Letchworth Museum & Art Gallery, First Garden City Heritage Museum

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Standalone Farm Centre
Distance: 4.86 (km)
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Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Greater than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 25.6
Median Speed: 20
Maximum Speed: >=30
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 26
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