Alston Road

Postcode: NR6 5DS

Alston Road is a street in the settlement of Norwich governed by Hellesdon Civil Parish council which is within the electoral area of Hellesdon North West Ward in the administration area of Broadland District Council within Norfolk County Council located in the Eastern Euro Region of the UK.

Alston Road is located 98.57 miles North East from the centre of London, 2.21 miles North West from the centre of Norwich, 41.33 miles North from the centre of Ipswich and 57.1 miles North East from the centre of Cambridge.

Road Name:Alston Road
Road Type:unclassified
Speed Limit:30 Mph
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Postcodes for Alston Road

NR6 5DS
nearest tide point and watercourse

Tides and Rivers

Alston Road is approximately 2.96092 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 26 metres above sea level

The nearest significant watercourse to Alston Road is a river called River Wensum which is approximately 0.912021 kilometres away
Height

Height

The Central point of Alston Road is approximately 26 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Area Code: 01603 - Norwich
Area Code: 01953 - Wymondham
Area Code: 01508 - Brooke
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Less than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 3.5
Median Speed: 4.1
Maximum Speed: 4.8
Next-generation access (NGA)?: N
Number of Connections: 3
water

Water and Drainage Details

Anglian Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Alston Road

19d Alston Road
Sale Price: £95,000
Sale Date: 23/03/2015
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

Hellesdon High School

Distance: 1 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 1339
Address: 187 Middletons Lane, Hellesdon, NR6 5SB
Telephone: 01603424711
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alston Road to Hellesdon High School

Kinsale Junior School

Distance: 1.07 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 239
Address: Kinsale Avenue, Hellesdon, NR6 5SG
Telephone: 01603425662
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alston Road to Kinsale Junior School

Kinsale Infant School

Distance: 1.07 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 166
Address: Kinsale Avenue, Hellesdon, NR6 5SG
Telephone: 01603405227
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alston Road to Kinsale Infant School

Mile Cross Primary School

Distance: 1.24 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 464
Address: Braiser Road, NR3 2QU
Telephone: 01603425186
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alston Road to Mile Cross Primary School
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Hellesdon Hospital

Address: Drayton High Road, Hellesdon, Norwich, NR6 5BE,
NHS Sector
Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01603 421421
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Distance: 0.97 (km)
Directions from Alston Road to Hellesdon Hospital

Norwich Community Hospital

Address: Bowthorpe Road, Norwich,
NHS Sector
Norfolk Community Health and Care NHS Trust
Telephone: 01603 776776
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Distance: 2.01 (km)
Directions from Alston Road to Norwich Community Hospital

Julian Hospital

Address: Bowthorpe Road, Norwich, NR2 3TD,
NHS Sector
Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01603 421800
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Distance: 2.1 (km)
Directions from Alston Road to Julian Hospital

Colman Hospital

Address: Unthank Road, Norwich,
NHS Sector
Norfolk Community Health and Care NHS Trust
Telephone: 01603 255720
Distance: 3.29 (km)
Directions from Alston Road to Colman Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Amc Waveney Ooh

Address: Ambulance Headquarters, Hospital Lane, Hellesdon, Norwich, NR6 5NA
Telephone: 01603 488488
Distance: 0.8 (km)
Directions from Alston Road to Amc Waveney Ooh

East Anglian Ambulance Ooh

Address: Hospital Lane, Hellesdon, Norwich, Norfolk, NR6 5NA
Telephone: 01603 424255
Distance: 0.8 (km)
Directions from Alston Road to East Anglian Ambulance Ooh

Sas Scheme

Address: E.anglian Ambulance Trust, Hospital Lane, Norwich, NR6 5NA
Telephone: 01603 481206
Distance: 0.8 (km)
Directions from Alston Road to Sas Scheme

Nrp Central (nsft)

Address: The Weavers Centre, Drayton High Road, Norwich, Norfolk, NR6 5BE
Telephone: 0300 7900227
Distance: 0.97 (km)
Directions from Alston Road to Nrp Central (nsft)
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 183 Reepham Road, Norwich, Norfolk, NR6 5NZ
Distance: 1.49 (km)
Directions from Alston Road to Dental Surgery

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 148 150 Aylsham Road, Norwich, Norfolk, NR3 2HD
Distance: 1.97 (km)
Directions from Alston Road to Dental Surgery

Norwich Community Hospital

Address: Norwich Community Hospital, Bowthorpe Road, Norwich, Norfolk, NR2 3TU
Distance: 2.01 (km)
Directions from Alston Road to Norwich Community Hospital

Siskin Dental Centre

Address: Siskin Dental Centre, Norwich Community Hospital, Bowthorpe Road, Norwich, NR2 3TU
Distance: 2.01 (km)
Directions from Alston Road to Siskin Dental Centre
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Hellesdon Library

Woodview Road, Hellesdon, Broadland, NR65SR
Telephone: 01603 427 790
Distance: 1.42 Kilometres
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Directions from Alston Road to Hellesdon Library

Mile Cross Library

Aylsham Road, Norwich, NR32RJ
Telephone: 01603 425 906
Distance: 1.66 Kilometres
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Costessey Library

Breckland Road, Costessey, NR50RW
Telephone: 01603 742 669
Distance: 2.4 Kilometres
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West Earlham Library

17 & 18 Earlham West Centre, Norwich, NR58AD
Telephone: 01603 451 881
Distance: 2.42 Kilometres
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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Salhouse Station is 9.51 Kilometers away

Directions from Alston Road to Salhouse

Salhouse station is operated by East Anglia in the Broadland area on the East Suffolk Line and Norfolk Branches stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Cromer • Gunton • Hoveton & Wroxham • North Walsham • Norwich • Roughton Road • Sheringham • West Runton • Worstead

Brundall Gardens Station is 11.38 Kilometers away

Directions from Alston Road to Brundall Gardens

Brundall Gardens station is operated by East Anglia in the Broadland area on the East Suffolk Line and Norfolk Branches stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Acle • Berney Arms • Brundall • Cantley • Great Yarmouth • Lingwood • Norwich • Reedham (Norfolk)

Hoveton & Wroxham Station is 12.47 Kilometers away

Directions from Alston Road to Hoveton & Wroxham

Hoveton & Wroxham station is operated by East Anglia in the North Norfolk area on the East Suffolk Line and Norfolk Branches stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Cromer • Gunton • North Walsham • Norwich • Roughton Road • Salhouse • Sheringham • West Runton • Worstead

Brundall Station is 12.85 Kilometers away

Directions from Alston Road to Brundall

Brundall station is operated by East Anglia in the Broadland area on the East Suffolk Line and Norfolk Branches stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Acle • Berney Arms • Brundall Gardens • Buckenham • Cantley • Great Yarmouth • Haddiscoe • Lingwood • Lowestoft • Norwich • Oulton Broad North • Reedham (Norfolk) • Somerleyton

Airports

Nearest Airports

Norwich International Airport is 2.53 Kilometers away Directions from Alston Road to Norwich International Airport
Cambridge Airport is 88.25 Kilometers away Directions from Alston Road to Cambridge Airport
London Stansted Airport is 108.3 Kilometers away Directions from Alston Road to London Stansted Airport
London Southend Airport is 126.07 Kilometers away Directions from Alston Road to London Southend Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Reedham Ferry North is 22.39 Kilometers away
Directions from Alston Road to Reedham Ferry North
Reedham Ferry South is 22.46 Kilometers away
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Southwold Ferry Landing is 46.48 Kilometers away
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Walberswick Ferry Landing is 46.54 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Alston Road is approximately 2.96 miles from the A47

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M2 J2/A228 - 150.97 Km Away
Directions from Alston Road to M2 J2/A228
Junction: M2 J7/A2(T)/A2/A299 - 151.69 Km Away
Directions from Alston Road to M2 J7/A2(T)/A2/A299
Junction: M2 J5/A249(T)/A249 - 152.35 Km Away
Directions from Alston Road to M2 J5/A249(T)/A249
Junction: M2 J4/A278 - 153.19 Km Away
Directions from Alston Road to M2 J4/A278

In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Asda Stores Ltd

Asda, Drayton High Road, Hellesdon, NR6 5DT
Distance: 0.44 Kilometres
Directions from Alston Road to Asda Stores Ltd

Lidl

Drayton Road, Norwich, NR3 2DP
Distance: 1.58 Kilometres
Directions from Alston Road to Lidl

Co-op Foodstore

321D Aylsham Road, Norwich, NR3 2AB
Distance: 1.6 Kilometres
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Co-op Foodstore

560A Dereham Road, Norwich, NR5 8TU
Distance: 1.64 Kilometres
Directions from Alston Road to Co-op Foodstore

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Ice Experience
Distance: 1.13 (km)
Directions from Alston Road to Ice Experience

Garden

Attraction Name: Plantation Garden
Distance: 3.03 (km)
Directions from Alston Road to Plantation Garden

Museum

Attraction Name: City of Norwich Aviation Museum
Distance: 3.54 (km)
Directions from Alston Road to City of Norwich Aviation Museum

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts
Distance: 3.75 (km)
Directions from Alston Road to Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts

Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Broadland District
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Thorpe Lodge
1 Yarmouth Road
Norwich
Norfolk
NR7 0DU
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 01603 431 133
County Council: Norfolk County
Address:
Within the electoral area of Hellesdon North West Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Norwich North
The Member of Parliament is Smith, Chloe
Within the area of Hellesdon Civil Parish Council
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01026828
Ons Area Name:Norwich 002A
Average Age : 34.37
Population: 1744.00
Male Population: 842.00 (48.28%)
Female Population: 902.00 (51.72%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 53 (3.04%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
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Recent Crime in the Area

Violent-crime37
Vehicle-crime4
Drugs9
Other-theft7
Criminal-damage-arson21
Burglary15
Shoplifting12
Bicycle-theft2
Public-order7
Other-crime1
Theft-from-the-person1
Robbery2
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location details

Location Details

Alston Road

OS Reference: 620344, 310944
OS Grid Reference: TG203109
Latitude and Longitude: 52.651037568985, 1.2578837134175
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 2.96092 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Alston Road

Map Number: 134
Map Name: Norwich & The Broads
Lower Hellesdon
Norfolk
East Anglia
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