Amara Square

Postcode: SR3 3DA

Amara Square is a street in the settlement of Sunderland which is within the electoral area of St. Chads Ward in the administration area of Sunderland District Council located in the North East Euro Region of the UK.

Amara Square is located 239.69 miles North from the centre of London, 10.13 miles South East from the centre of Newcastle upon Tyne, 60.3 miles East from the centre of Carlisle and 64.89 miles North from the centre of York.

Road Name:Amara Square
Road Type:residential
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SR3 3DA
nearest tide point and watercourse

Tides and Rivers

Amara Square is approximately 3.38103 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 80 metres above sea level

The nearest significant watercourse to Amara Square is an unnamed river which is approximately 0.387891 kilometres away
Height

Height

The Central point of Amara Square is approximately 80 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Dialling Code: 0191
Telephone Exchange: EAST HERRINGTON - NEEHN
Telephone Cabinet: P21
Fibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises: FTTC
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Greater than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 26.3
Median Speed: 20
Maximum Speed: >=30
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 14
water

Water and Drainage Details

Northumbrian Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Amara Square

7 Amara Square
Sale Price: £77,000
Sale Date: 23/08/2011
8 Amara Square
Sale Price: £86,000
Sale Date: 03/12/2010
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

Farringdon Academy

Distance: 0.24 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 411
Address: Archer Road, Farringdon, SR3 3DJ
Telephone: 01915535994
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Amara Square to Farringdon Academy

Farringdon Community Academy

Distance: 0.76 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 787
Address: Allendale Road, SR3 3EL
Telephone: 01915536013
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Amara Square to Farringdon Community Academy

Thorney Close Primary School

Distance: 0.83 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 270
Address: Torquay Road, SR3 4BB
Telephone: 01915536093
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Amara Square to Thorney Close Primary School

Hasting Hill Academy

Distance: 0.89 Kilometers
Type: Academy Sponsor Led
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 313
Address: Tilbury Road, Sunderland, SR3 4LY
Telephone: 01915536023
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Amara Square to Hasting Hill Academy
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Sunderland Royal Hospital

Address: Kayll Road, Sunderland,
NHS Sector
City Hospitals Sunderland NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0191 565 6256
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Distance: 3.03 (km)
Directions from Amara Square to Sunderland Royal Hospital

Sunderland Eye Infirmary

Address: Queen Alexandra Road, Sunderland,
NHS Sector
City Hospitals Sunderland NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0191 565 6256
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Distance: 3.05 (km)
Directions from Amara Square to Sunderland Eye Infirmary

Hopewood Park

Address: Ryhope, Sunderland, SR2 0NB,
NHS Sector
Northumberland, Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0191 565 6256
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Distance: 3.48 (km)
Directions from Amara Square to Hopewood Park

Monkwearmouth Hospital

Address: Newcastle Road, Sunderland,
NHS Sector
Northumberland, Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0191 565 6256
Distance: 5.79 (km)
Directions from Amara Square to Monkwearmouth Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Springwell House

Address: Springwell House, Durham Rd,north Moor, Sunderland, Tyne & Wear, SR3 1RN
Telephone: 0191 5283251
Distance: 0.84 (km)
Directions from Amara Square to Springwell House

Happy House Surgery

Address: Happy House Surgery, Durham Road, Sunderland, Tyne & Wear, SR3 4BY
Telephone: 0191 5282222
Distance: 0.92 (km)
Directions from Amara Square to Happy House Surgery

Church View Medical Centre

Address: Church View Medical Ctr., Silksworth Tce,silksworth, Sunderland, SR3 2AW
Telephone: 0191 5211753
Distance: 1.16 (km)
Directions from Amara Square to Church View Medical Centre

Colliery Medical Group

Address: Colliery Medical Group, Silksworth Hc, Silksworth, Sunderland, Tyne & Wear, SR3 2AN
Telephone: 0191 5210252
Distance: 1.21 (km)
Directions from Amara Square to Colliery Medical Group
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Olivers Dental Surgery

Address: Olivers Dental Surgery, 27 Durham Road, East Herrington, Sunderland, Tyne and Wear, SR3 3NQ
Distance: 1.01 (km)
Directions from Amara Square to Olivers Dental Surgery

Grindon Lane

Address: Grindon Lane, Sunderland, SR3 4EN
Distance: 1.3 (km)
Directions from Amara Square to Grindon Lane

Dental Surgeon

Address: Dental Surgeon, 12 Blind Lane, Sunderland, Tyne and Wear, SR3 1AT
Distance: 1.44 (km)
Directions from Amara Square to Dental Surgeon

1 West Mount

Address: 1 West Mount, Chester Road, Sunderland, SR4 8PY
Distance: 2.32 (km)
Directions from Amara Square to 1 West Mount
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

East Herrington Library

Atlantis Road, Farringdon, Sunderland, SR33PF
Telephone: 0191 561 5885
Distance: 0.7 Kilometres
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Directions from Amara Square to East Herrington Library

Doxford Park Library & Customer Service Centre

Mill Hill Road, Doxford Park, Sunderland, SR32ND
Telephone: 0191 553 5738
Distance: 1.17 Kilometres
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Directions from Amara Square to Doxford Park Library & Customer Service Centre

Sandhill View Library And Customer Service Centre

Grindon Lane, Grindon, Sunderland, SR34EN
Telephone: 0191 561 5800
Distance: 1.3 Kilometres
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Directions from Amara Square to Sandhill View Library And Customer Service Centre

Silksworth Library

Beckwith Mews, Seaham Street, Silksworth, SR31HN
Telephone: 0191 561 6247
Distance: 1.32 Kilometres
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Directions from Amara Square to Silksworth Library

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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Seaham Station is 6.46 Kilometers away

Directions from Amara Square to Seaham

Seaham station is operated by Northern in the Easington area on the Stockton - Newcastle stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Bardon Mill • Battersby • Billingham • Blaydon • Brampton (Cumbria) • Carlisle • Castleton Moor • Commondale • Corbridge • Danby • Dunston • Egton • Glaisdale • Great Ayton • Grosmont • Gypsy Lane • Haltwhistle • Hartlepool • Haydon Bridge • Heworth • Hexham • James Cook University Hospital • Kildale • Lealholm • Marton • MetroCentre • Middlesbrough • Newcastle • Nunthorpe • Prudhoe • Riding Mill • Ruswarp • Seaton Carew • Sleights • Stocksfield • Stockton • Sunderland • Thornaby • Wetheral • Whitby • Wylam

Chester-Le-Street Station is 10.2 Kilometers away

Directions from Amara Square to Chester-Le-Street

Chester-Le-Street station is operated by Northern in the North Durham area on the Northallerton - Newcastle stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Banbury • Basingstoke • Birmingham New Street • Darlington • Derby • Dewsbury • Doncaster • Durham • Huddersfield • Leamington Spa • Leeds • Liverpool Lime Street • Manchester Airport • Manchester Piccadilly • Manchester Victoria • Newcastle • Northallerton • Oxford • Reading • Sheffield • Southampton Airport (Parkway) • Southampton Central • Stalybridge • Winchester • York

Heworth Station is 11.86 Kilometers away

Directions from Amara Square to Heworth

Heworth station is operated by Northern in the Gateshead area on the Stockton - Newcastle stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Bardon Mill • Battersby • Billingham • Blaydon • Brampton (Cumbria) • Carlisle • Castleton Moor • Commondale • Corbridge • Danby • Dunston • Egton • Glaisdale • Great Ayton • Grosmont • Gypsy Lane • Haltwhistle • Hartlepool • Haydon Bridge • Hexham • James Cook University Hospital • Kildale • Lealholm • Marton • MetroCentre • Middlesbrough • Newcastle • Nunthorpe • Prudhoe • Riding Mill • Ruswarp • Seaham • Seaton Carew • Sleights • Stocksfield • Stockton • Sunderland • Thornaby • Wetheral • Whitby • Wylam

Manors Station is 15.75 Kilometers away

Directions from Amara Square to Manors

Manors station is operated by Northern in the Newcastle upon Tyne East area on the Newcastle - Border [nr Berwick] stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Acklington • Alnmouth • Chathill • Cramlington • Dunston • MetroCentre • Morpeth • Newcastle • Pegswood • Widdrington

Airports

Nearest Airports

Newcastle International Airport is 25.53 Kilometers away Directions from Amara Square to Newcastle International Airport
Durham Tees Valley Airport is 40.64 Kilometers away Directions from Amara Square to Durham Tees Valley Airport
Leeds Bradford International Airport is 113.04 Kilometers away Directions from Amara Square to Leeds Bradford International Airport
Robin Hood Doncaster Sheffield Airport is 157.41 Kilometers away Directions from Amara Square to Robin Hood Doncaster Sheffield Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Newcastle International Ferry Terminal is 12.99 Kilometers away
Directions from Amara Square to Newcastle International Ferry Terminal
South Shields Ferry Terminal is 13.48 Kilometers away
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North Shields Ferry Terminal is 14.19 Kilometers away
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Transporter Bridge North Side is 34.76 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Amara Square is approximately 1.22 miles from the A19

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: A1(M) J64/A195 - 8.75 Km Away
Directions from Amara Square to A1(M) J64/A195
Junction: A1(M) J65/A194(M)/A1(T)/A1231/B1288 - 9.08 Km Away
Directions from Amara Square to A1(M) J65/A194(M)/A1(T)/A1231/B1288
Junction: A1(M) J63/A167/A183 - 9.1 Km Away
Directions from Amara Square to A1(M) J63/A167/A183
Junction: A1(M) J62/A690 - 11.42 Km Away
Directions from Amara Square to A1(M) J62/A690

In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

CO-OPERATIVE STORES

NORTH MOOR ROAD, SUNDERLAND,
Distance: 0.53 Kilometres
Directions from Amara Square to CO-OPERATIVE STORES

MORRISONS

NORTH MOOR ROAD, SUNDERLAND, WILLIAM DOXFORD CENTRE, SUNDERLAND, SR3 2NE
Distance: 1.23 Kilometres
Directions from Amara Square to MORRISONS

TESCO EXPRESS

NORTH MOOR ROAD, SUNDERLAND, WILLIAM DOXFORD CENTRE, SUNDERLAND, SR3 2NESILKSWORTH LANE, SUNDERLAND, SR3 3PN
Distance: 1.26 Kilometres
Directions from Amara Square to TESCO EXPRESS

LIDL UK GMBH

NORTH MOOR ROAD, SUNDERLAND, WILLIAM DOXFORD CENTRE, SUNDERLAND, SR3 2NESILKSWORTH LANE, SUNDERLAND, SR3 3PNDURHAM ROAD, SUNDERLAND, SR3 4DF
Distance: 1.31 Kilometres
Directions from Amara Square to LIDL UK GMBH

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Sunderland Ski Centre
Distance: 0.7 (km)
Directions from Amara Square to Sunderland Ski Centre

Museum

Attraction Name: Grindon Museum
Distance: 1.83 (km)
Directions from Amara Square to Grindon Museum

Nature Reserve

Attraction Name: Barnes Park Nature Trail
Distance: 2.73 (km)
Directions from Amara Square to Barnes Park Nature Trail

Country Park

Attraction Name: Herrington Country Park
Distance: 2.84 (km)
Directions from Amara Square to Herrington Country Park

Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Sunderland District
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Endeavour House
8 Russell Road
Ipswich
Suffolk
IP1 2BX
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 08456 066 067
Within the electoral area of St. Chads Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Houghton and Sunderland South
The Member of Parliament is Bridget Phillipson
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In the 2017 General Election Bridget Phillipson won with a majority of 12341 the result was Lab hold. The total electorate was 68123
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01008777
Ons Area Name:Sunderland 026C
Average Age : 56.06
Population: 1348.00
Male Population: 619.00 (45.92%)
Female Population: 729.00 (54.08%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 41 (3.04%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
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Telephone: 101
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Recent Crime in the Area

Violent-crime45
Other-theft26
Public-order9
Criminal-damage-arson17
Shoplifting12
Other-crime3
Vehicle-crime8
Burglary8
19
Drugs2
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location details

Location Details

Amara Square

OS Reference: 437104, 553704
OS Grid Reference: NZ371537
Latitude and Longitude: 54.876633195855, -1.4216784641429
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 3.38103 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Amara Square

Map Number: 88
Map Name: Tyneside
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