Alexandra Road

Postcode: CT9 5EF

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

Alexandra Road is located 64.98 miles East from the centre of London, 14.83 miles North East from the centre of Canterbury, 38.04 miles East from the centre of Maidstone and 46.25 miles South East from the centre of Chelmsford.

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

CT9 5EF
CT9 5SP
nearest tide point and watercourse

Tides and Rivers

Alexandra Road is approximately 0.89474 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 11 metres above sea level

The nearest significant watercourse to Alexandra Road is an unnamed river which is approximately 6.73617 kilometres away
Height

Height

The Central point of Alexandra Road is approximately 11 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Dialling Code: 01843
Telephone Exchange: THANET - NDTHA
Telephone Cabinet: P14
Fibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises: FTTC
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Less than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 9.9
Median Speed: 13.8
Maximum Speed: 14.3
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 3
water

Water and Drainage Details

Southern Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Alexandra Road

Flat 3 23 Alexandra Road
Sale Price: £112,500
Sale Date: 13/07/2016
Flat 4 23 Alexandra Road
Sale Price: £116,500
Sale Date: 08/02/2016
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

Salmestone Primary School

Distance: 0.18 Kilometers
Type: Academy Sponsor Led
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 415
Address: College Road, CT9 4DB
Telephone: 01843220949
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alexandra Road to Salmestone Primary School

St Gregory's Catholic Primary School, Margate

Distance: 0.49 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 333
Address: Nash Road, CT9 4BU
Telephone: 01843221896
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alexandra Road to St Gregory's Catholic Primary School, Margate

Margate, Holy Trinity and St John's Church of England Primary School

Distance: 0.6 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Controlled School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 438
Address: St John's Road, CT9 1LU
Telephone: 01843223237
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alexandra Road to Margate, Holy Trinity and St John's Church of England Primary School

Drapers Mills Primary Academy

Distance: 0.79 Kilometers
Type: Academy Sponsor Led
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 540
Address: St Peter's Footpath, CT9 2SP
Telephone: 01843223989
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alexandra Road to Drapers Mills Primary Academy
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother Hospital

Address: Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother Hospital, St Peters Road, Margate, CT9 4AN,
NHS Sector
East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01843 225544
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Distance: 0.54 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother Hospital

Spencer Private Hospitals, Margate

Address: Spencer Private Hospitals, Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother Hospital, Ramsgate Road, Margate, CT9 4BG,
NHS Sector
East Kent Medical Services Ltd
Telephone: 01843 234555
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Distance: 0.65 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Spencer Private Hospitals, Margate

Queen Victoria Memorial Hospital

Address: King Edward Avenue, Herne Bay, CT6 6EB,
NHS Sector
Kent Community Health NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01227 594700
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Distance: 16.66 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Queen Victoria Memorial Hospital

Victoria Hospital, Deal

Address: Victoria Hospital, London Road, Deal, CT14 9UA,
NHS Sector
Kent Community Health NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01304 865400
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Distance: 17.85 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Victoria Hospital, Deal
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Turning Point Thanet

Address: Mill Lane House,1st Floor, Mill Lane, Margate, Kent, CT9 1LB
Telephone: 0300 1231186
Distance: 0.64 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Turning Point Thanet

Union Row Surgery

Address: Union Row Surgery, Union Row, Margate, Kent, CT9 1PP
Telephone: 01843 296980
Distance: 0.88 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Union Row Surgery

Cecil Square Surgery

Address: 1 Cecil Square, Margate, Kent, CT9 1BD
Telephone: 01843 232222
Distance: 0.9 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Cecil Square Surgery

Northdown Surgery

Address: Northdown Surgery, St. Anthony's Way, Cliftonville, Margate,kent, CT9 5RE
Telephone: 01843 231661
Distance: 0.99 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Northdown Surgery
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Royal School for Deaf Children

Address: Royal School for Deaf Children, Victoria Road, Margate, Kent, CT9 1NB
Distance: 0.66 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Royal School for Deaf Children

Harbour Dental Surgery

Address: Harbour Dental Surgery, 3 High Street, Margate, Kent, CT9 1DL
Distance: 1.01 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Harbour Dental Surgery

Richard Flanagan and Associates

Address: Richard Flanagan and Associates, 100 - 102 Northdown Road, Margate, Kent, CT9 2RE
Distance: 1.21 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Richard Flanagan and Associates

Northdown Road Dental Practice

Address: Northdown Road Dental Practice, 165 167 Northdown Road, Cliftonville, Margate, Kent, CT9 2PA
Distance: 1.4 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Northdown Road Dental Practice
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Margate Library

Thanet Gateway Plus, Cecil Square, Margate, CT91RE
Telephone: 08458 247200
Distance: 0.84 Kilometres
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Directions from Alexandra Road to Margate Library

Cliftonville Library

Queen Elizabeth Avenue, Cliftonville, Margate, CT93JX
Telephone: 08458 247200
Distance: 2.52 Kilometres
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Westgate Library

Minster Road, West On Sea, CT88BP
Telephone: 01843 831017
Distance: 3 Kilometres
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Directions from Alexandra Road to Westgate Library

Newington Library

Newington Library, The Marlowe Academy, Marlowe Way, Ramsgate, CT126NB
Telephone: 08458 247200
Distance: 3.38 Kilometres
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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Margate Station is 0.94 Kilometers away

Directions from Alexandra Road to Margate

Margate station is operated by Southeastern in the North Thanet area on the Gravesend / Swanley - Margate stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Ashford International • Birchington-On-Sea • Broadstairs • Bromley South • Cannon Street • Canterbury West • Chatham • Chestfield & Swalecliffe • Deal • Dover Priory • Dumpton Park • Faversham • Folkestone Central • Folkestone West • Gillingham (Kent) • Gravesend • Herne Bay • Longfield • Martin Mill • Meopham • Newington • Rainham (Kent) • Ramsgate • Rochester • Sandwich • Sittingbourne • Strood • Teynham • Victoria • Walmer • Westgate-On-Sea • Whitstable

Westgate-On-Sea Station is 3.05 Kilometers away

Directions from Alexandra Road to Westgate-On-Sea

Westgate-On-Sea station is operated by Southeastern in the North Thanet area on the Gravesend / Swanley - Margate stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Ashford International • Birchington-On-Sea • Broadstairs • Bromley South • Cannon Street • Chatham • Chestfield & Swalecliffe • Deal • Dover Priory • Dumpton Park • Faversham • Folkestone Central • Folkestone West • Gillingham (Kent) • Gravesend • Herne Bay • Longfield • Margate • Martin Mill • Meopham • Newington • Rainham (Kent) • Ramsgate • Rochester • Sandwich • Sittingbourne • Strood • Teynham • Victoria • Walmer • Whitstable

Broadstairs Station is 4.15 Kilometers away

Directions from Alexandra Road to Broadstairs

Broadstairs station is operated by Southeastern in the South Thanet area on the East Kent Routes stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Ashford International • Birchington-On-Sea • Bromley South • Cannon Street • Canterbury West • Chatham • Chestfield & Swalecliffe • Deal • Dover Priory • Dumpton Park • Faversham • Folkestone Central • Folkestone West • Gillingham (Kent) • Gravesend • Herne Bay • Longfield • Margate • Martin Mill • Meopham • Newington • Rainham (Kent) • Ramsgate • Rochester • Sandwich • Sittingbourne • Strood • Teynham • Victoria • Walmer • Westgate-On-Sea • Whitstable

Ramsgate Station is 4.67 Kilometers away

Directions from Alexandra Road to Ramsgate

Ramsgate station is operated by Southeastern in the South Thanet area on the East Kent Routes stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Ashford International • Birchington-On-Sea • Broadstairs • Bromley South • Cannon Street • Canterbury West • Charing Cross • Chartham • Chatham • Chestfield & Swalecliffe • Chilham • Deal • Dover Priory • Dumpton Park • Faversham • Folkestone Central • Folkestone West • Gillingham (Kent) • Gravesend • Headcorn • Herne Bay • London Bridge • Longfield • Marden • Margate • Martin Mill • Meopham • Minster • Newington • Orpington • Paddock Wood • Pluckley • Rainham (Kent) • Rochester • Sandling • Sandwich • Sevenoaks • Sittingbourne • Staplehurst • Strood • Sturry • Teynham • Tonbridge • Victoria • Walmer • Waterloo (East) • Westenhanger • Westgate-On-Sea • Whitstable • Wye

Airports

Nearest Airports

Kent International Airport is 4.11 Kilometers away Directions from Alexandra Road to Kent International Airport
London Southend Airport is 51.49 Kilometers away Directions from Alexandra Road to London Southend Airport
Lydd London Ashford Airport is 56.66 Kilometers away Directions from Alexandra Road to Lydd London Ashford Airport
London City Airport is 93.31 Kilometers away Directions from Alexandra Road to London City Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Ramsgate Ferry Terminal is 6.27 Kilometers away
Directions from Alexandra Road to Ramsgate Ferry Terminal
Dover Eastern Docks Ferry Terminal is 28.46 Kilometers away
Directions from Alexandra Road to Dover Eastern Docks Ferry Terminal
Dover Western Docks Ferry Terminal is 29.6 Kilometers away
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Folkestone Eurotunnel Terminal is 36.45 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Alexandra Road is approximately 14.17 miles from the A2

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M2 J7/A2(T)/A2/A299 - 32.89 Km Away
Directions from Alexandra Road to M2 J7/A2(T)/A2/A299
Junction: M20 J13/A20(T)/A259/A2034 - 35.31 Km Away
Directions from Alexandra Road to M20 J13/A20(T)/A259/A2034
Junction: M2 J6/A251 - 35.4 Km Away
Directions from Alexandra Road to M2 J6/A251
Junction: M20 J12/A20/B2064 - 36.49 Km Away
Directions from Alexandra Road to M20 J12/A20/B2064

In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Iceland Foods Limited

Iceland Foods Plc, 8-10 College Walk, Margate, Kent, CT9 1PR
Distance: 0.95 Kilometres
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Morrisons

Wm Morrison Supermarkets Plc, 6 College Walk, Margate, Kent, CT9 1PR
Distance: 0.95 Kilometres
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NISA Local

72 Upper Dane Road, Margate, Kent, CT9 2LX
Distance: 1.05 Kilometres
Directions from Alexandra Road to NISA Local

Tesco Margate Canterbury Rd Express

56 Canterbury Road, Margate, Kent, CT9 5BG
Distance: 1.25 Kilometres
Directions from Alexandra Road to Tesco Margate Canterbury Rd Express

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Landmark or Antiquity

Attraction Name: Salmestone Grange
Distance: 0.78 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Salmestone Grange

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Drapers Windmill
Distance: 1.2 (km)
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Museum

Attraction Name: Old Town Hall Museum
Distance: 1.86 (km)
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Garden

Attraction Name: The Sunken Garden
Distance: 2.23 (km)
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Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Thanet District
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PO Box 9
Cecil Street
Margate
Kent
CT9 1XZ
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 01843 577 000
County Council: Kent County
Address:
Within the electoral area of Salmestone Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of North Thanet
The Member of Parliament is Gale, Roger
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01024697
Ons Area Name:Thanet 003D
Average Age : 34.21
Population: 1276.00
Male Population: 594.00 (46.55%)
Female Population: 682.00 (53.45%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 52 (4.08%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
Find a Local Neighbourhood Watch Scheme

Salmestone ward in Thanet is an urban area with more than 2,400 households.

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Email Police
Telephone: 101
Policing Links:
Thanet District Council

Recent Crime in the Area

Shoplifting61
Criminal-damage-arson57
Violent-crime174
Drugs13
Other-theft48
Other-crime7
Burglary37
Robbery7
Public-order22
Vehicle-crime18
Possession-of-weapons6
Bicycle-theft3
Theft-from-the-person3
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: 635466, 169983
OS Grid Reference: TR355700
Latitude and Longitude: 51.379478685601, 1.3841012125632
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 0.89474 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Alexandra Road

Map Number: 179
Map Name: Canterbury & East Kent
Margate
Thanet
Kent
South East
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