Alexandra Road

Postcode: PL2 1JX

Alexandra Road is a street in the settlement of Plymouth which is within the electoral area of Stoke Ward in the administration area of City of Plymouth Council located in the South West Euro Region of the UK.

Alexandra Road is located 193.19 miles South West from the centre of London, 1.47 miles North West from the centre of Plymouth, 27.9 miles East from the centre of St Austell and 36.45 miles South West from the centre of Exeter.

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

PL2 1JX
PL2 1JY
PL2 1PH
PL2 1JU
nearest tide point and watercourse

Tides and Rivers

Alexandra Road is approximately 1.15691 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 13 metres above sea level

The nearest significant watercourse to Alexandra Road is an unnamed river which is approximately 1.68526 kilometres away
Height

Height

The Central point of Alexandra Road is approximately 13 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Dialling Code: 01752
Telephone Exchange: DEVONPORT - WWDPRT
Telephone Cabinet: P2
Fibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises: FTTC
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Greater than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 21.9
Median Speed: 17.8
Maximum Speed: >=30
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 28
water

Water and Drainage Details

South West Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Alexandra Road

29 Alexandra Road
Sale Price: £172,000
Sale Date: 27/08/2015
32 Alexandra Road
Sale Price: £85,000
Sale Date: 07/09/2012
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

Ford Primary School

Distance: 0.09 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 222
Address: Cambridge Road, Ford, PL2 1PU
Telephone: 01752567661
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alexandra Road to Ford Primary School

College Road Primary School

Distance: 0.49 Kilometers
Type: Foundation School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 207
Address: College Road, Keyham, PL2 1NS
Telephone: 01752567660
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alexandra Road to College Road Primary School

Keyham Barton Catholic Primary School

Distance: 0.8 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 197
Address: Renown Street, Keyham, PL2 2DE
Telephone: 01752567684
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alexandra Road to Keyham Barton Catholic Primary School

Stoke Damerel Community College

Distance: 0.81 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 1418
Address: Somerset Place, Stoke, PL3 4BD
Telephone: 01752556065
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alexandra Road to Stoke Damerel Community College
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Mount Gould Local Care Centre

Address: 200 Mount Gould Road, Mount Gould, Plymouth, PL4 7PY,
Independent Sector
Plymouth Community Healthcare (Cic)
Telephone: 01752 434700
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Distance: 3.72 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Mount Gould Local Care Centre

St Barnabas Hospital

Address: Higher Port View, Saltash, PL12 4BU,
Independent Sector
Peninsula Community Health C.I.C
Telephone: 01752 679000
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Distance: 4.07 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to St Barnabas Hospital

Peninsula NHS Treatment Centre

Address: 20 Brest Road, Derriford, Plymouth, PL6 5XP,
NHS Sector
Care UK
Telephone: 01752 506070
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Distance: 4.63 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Peninsula NHS Treatment Centre

Derriford Hospital

Address: Derriford Road, Crownhill, Plymouth, PL6 8DH,
NHS Sector
Plymouth Hospitals NHS Trust
Telephone: 01752 202082
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Distance: 5.16 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Derriford Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

St Neots Surgery

Address: St Neots Surgery, 1 North Prospect Road, Plymouth, Devon, PL2 3HY
Telephone: 01752 561305
Distance: 0.56 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to St Neots Surgery

Learning Disability Service

Address: Westbourne Unit, Scott Hospital, Plymouth, Devon, PL2 2PQ
Telephone: 01752 434016
Distance: 0.69 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Learning Disability Service

Primary Care Addiction Team

Address: 350 St Levan Road, Keyham, Plymouth, Devon, PL2 1JR
Telephone: 01752 568228
Distance: 0.69 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Primary Care Addiction Team

St.levan Surgery

Address: St.levan Surgery, 350 St.levan Road, Keyham, Plymouth, Devon, PL2 1JR
Telephone: 01572 561973
Distance: 0.69 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to St.levan Surgery
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Orchard Dental Practice

Address: Orchard Dental Practice, Unit 23 Wolseley Business Park, Wolseley Close, Plymouth, Devon, PL2 3BY
Distance: 0.23 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Orchard Dental Practice

Milehouse Dental Care

Address: Milehouse Dental Care, 42 Milehouse Road, Plymouth, Devon, PL3 4DA
Distance: 0.53 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Milehouse Dental Care

T2 Dental Surgery

Address: T2 Dental Surgery, 11 Devonport Road, Plymouth, Devon, PL3 4DJ
Distance: 0.55 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to T2 Dental Surgery

15 Milehouse Road

Address: 15 Milehouse Road, Plymouth, Devon, PL3 4AD
Distance: 0.68 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to 15 Milehouse Road
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

North Prospect Library

Wolseley Road, North Prospect, Plymouth, PL23JQ
Telephone: 01752 556778
Distance: 0.36 Kilometres
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Directions from Alexandra Road to North Prospect Library

Stoke Library

21 Albert Road, Stoke, Plymouth, PL21AB
Telephone: 01752 306239
Distance: 0.77 Kilometres
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Directions from Alexandra Road to Stoke Library

St Aubyn (Devonport) Library

Chapel Street, Devonport, Plymouth, PL14DP
Telephone: 01752 305203
Distance: 1.57 Kilometres
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Directions from Alexandra Road to St Aubyn (Devonport) Library

Peverell Library

242a Peverell Park Road, Peverell, Plymouth, PL34QF
Telephone: 01752 305633
Distance: 1.85 Kilometres
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Directions from Alexandra Road to Peverell Library

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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Dockyard Station is 0.69 Kilometers away

Directions from Alexandra Road to Dockyard

Dockyard station is operated by Great Western Railway in the Plymouth, Sutton and Devonport area on the Plymouth - Penzance stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Bere Alston • Bere Ferrers • Bodmin Parkway • Calstock • Camborne • Devonport • Gunnislake • Hayle • Ivybridge • Keyham • Liskeard • Lostwithiel • Menheniot • Newton Abbot • Par • Penzance • Plymouth • Redruth • Saltash • St.Austell • St.Budeaux Ferry Road • St.Budeaux Victoria Road • St.Erth • St.Germans • Totnes • Truro

Keyham Station is 0.93 Kilometers away

Directions from Alexandra Road to Keyham

Keyham station is operated by Great Western Railway in the Plymouth, Sutton and Devonport area on the Plymouth - Penzance stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Bere Alston • Bere Ferrers • Bodmin Parkway • Calstock • Camborne • Devonport • Dockyard • Gunnislake • Hayle • Ivybridge • Liskeard • Lostwithiel • Menheniot • Newton Abbot • Par • Penzance • Plymouth • Redruth • Saltash • St.Austell • St.Budeaux Ferry Road • St.Budeaux Victoria Road • St.Erth • St.Germans • Totnes • Truro

St.Budeaux Victoria Road Station is 2.25 Kilometers away

Directions from Alexandra Road to St.Budeaux Victoria Road

St.Budeaux Victoria Road station is operated by Great Western Railway in the Plymouth, Moor View area on the Gunnislake Branch stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Bere Alston • Bere Ferrers • Calstock • Devonport • Dockyard • Gunnislake • Keyham • Liskeard • Menheniot • Plymouth • Saltash • St.Budeaux Ferry Road • St.Germans

Bere Ferrers Station is 7.33 Kilometers away

Directions from Alexandra Road to Bere Ferrers

Bere Ferrers station is operated by Great Western Railway in the Torridge and West Devon area on the Gunnislake Branch stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Bere Alston • Calstock • Devonport • Dockyard • Gunnislake • Keyham • Liskeard • Menheniot • Plymouth • Saltash • St.Budeaux Ferry Road • St.Budeaux Victoria Road • St.Germans

Airports

Nearest Airports

Plymouth City Airport is 5.78 Kilometers away Directions from Alexandra Road to Plymouth City Airport
Newquay St Mawgan Airport is 59.66 Kilometers away Directions from Alexandra Road to Newquay St Mawgan Airport
Exeter International Airport is 65.46 Kilometers away Directions from Alexandra Road to Exeter International Airport
Penzance Airport is 100.07 Kilometers away Directions from Alexandra Road to Penzance Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Devonport Ferry Terminal is 1.57 Kilometers away
Directions from Alexandra Road to Devonport Ferry Terminal
Torpoint Ferry Terminal is 2.11 Kilometers away
Directions from Alexandra Road to Torpoint Ferry Terminal
Plymouth Stonehouse Ferry Terminal is 2.27 Kilometers away
Directions from Alexandra Road to Plymouth Stonehouse Ferry Terminal
Plymouth Ferry Terminal is 2.47 Kilometers away
Directions from Alexandra Road to Plymouth Ferry Terminal
Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Alexandra Road is approximately 1.38 miles from the A38

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M5 J31/A30/A38 - 56.42 Km Away
Directions from Alexandra Road to M5 J31/A30/A38
Junction: M5 J30/A376/A379 - 61.56 Km Away
Directions from Alexandra Road to M5 J30/A376/A379
Junction: M5 J29/A30(T) - 62.71 Km Away
Directions from Alexandra Road to M5 J29/A30(T)
Junction: M5 J28/A373/B3181 - 76.44 Km Away
Directions from Alexandra Road to M5 J28/A373/B3181

In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

The Co-operative Food Supermarket

Wolseley Close, Plymouth, Devon, PL2 3BY
Distance: 0.23 Kilometres
Directions from Alexandra Road to The Co-operative Food Supermarket

Lidl UK GmbH

Wolseley Close, Plymouth, Devon, PL2 3BYHenderson Place, Plymouth, Plymouth, PL2 2AA
Distance: 0.31 Kilometres
Directions from Alexandra Road to Lidl UK GmbH

Tesco Stores Ltd

Wolseley Close, Plymouth, Devon, PL2 3BYHenderson Place, Plymouth, Plymouth, PL2 2AA62 Wolseley Road, Plymouth, PL2 3BP
Distance: 0.44 Kilometres
Directions from Alexandra Road to Tesco Stores Ltd

Costcutter

Wolseley Close, Plymouth, Devon, PL2 3BYHenderson Place, Plymouth, Plymouth, PL2 2AA62 Wolseley Road, Plymouth, PL2 3BP61 Fleet Street, Plymouth, Devon, PL2 2BU
Distance: 0.85 Kilometres
Directions from Alexandra Road to Costcutter

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Museum

Attraction Name: City Museum and Art Gallery, Elizabethan House, Mayflower Exhibition
Distance: 2.52 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to City Museum and Art Gallery, Elizabethan House, Mayflower Exhibition

Museum

Attraction Name: Merchants House Museum
Distance: 2.52 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Merchants House Museum

Castle

Attraction Name: Plymouth Royal Citadel
Distance: 2.74 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Plymouth Royal Citadel

Historic House

Attraction Name: Mary Newmans Cottage
Distance: 3.25 (km)
Directions from Alexandra Road to Mary Newmans Cottage

Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of City of Plymouth
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Civic Centre
Plymouth
PL1 2AA
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Telephone Number: 01752 668 000
Within the electoral area of Stoke Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Plymouth, Sutton and Devonport
The Member of Parliament is Luke Pollard
Details for the MP Luke Pollard on parliament.uk
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In the 2017 General Election Luke Pollard won with a majority of 6807 the result was Lab gain from Con. The total electorate was 76584
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01015168
Ons Area Name:Plymouth 020D
Average Age : 36.78
Population: 1810.00
Male Population: 922.00 (50.94%)
Female Population: 888.00 (49.06%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 51 (2.82%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
Find a Local Neighbourhood Watch Scheme

Ford is primarily a residential area with a few local shops and two supermarkets. The majority of housing is privately owned or rented.

The area has one school, Ford Primary School.

There is a Community and Youth Centre at Cambridge Road.  The centre has an excellent gym.

In the centre of Ford there is St Levan Park which has a play park and seperate open grass area which has football goals and a basketball shooting court. It is also used by dog walkers.

Ford has an population of approximately 4,000 people. The five most common offences in the area are domestic incidents, criminal damage to vehicles, assault, theft from motor vehicles and criminal damage to dwellings.

There is an excellent Neighbourhood Watch Scheme for the streets around the park which covers approximately 5,000 residents. Pictured below are PCSO Kathy Brown with two of the co-ordinators Mike Blatchford and Paul Squire next to the community noticeboard in the park which was donated by Devon and Cornwall Police and contains lots of useful information.

The main priorities for Ford are on the 'Current priorities' page, The Neighbourhood Team and partners hold regular meetings and street surgeries. Details of these are on the 'meetings and events' page.

 

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Telephone: 101
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Recent Crime in the Area

Drugs9
Violent-crime101
Burglary26
Criminal-damage-arson36
Other-theft28
Possession-of-weapons5
Shoplifting28
Public-order14
Other-crime7
Bicycle-theft3
Vehicle-crime16
Robbery3
Theft-from-the-person2
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: 245965, 056247
OS Grid Reference: SX460562
Latitude and Longitude: 50.385299880433, -4.1669823034908
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 1.15691 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Alexandra Road

Map Number: 201
Map Name: Plymouth & Launceston
Ford
Plymouth
South West
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