Amherst Road

Postcode: NE3 2QR

Amherst Road is a street in the settlement of Newcastle upon Tyne which is within the electoral area of Fawdon Ward in the administration area of Newcastle upon Tyne District Council located in the North East Euro Region of the UK.

Amherst Road is located 251.24 miles North from the centre of London, 3.25 miles North West from the centre of Newcastle upon Tyne, 51.68 miles East from the centre of Carlisle and 76.51 miles North from the centre of York.

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Postcodes for Amherst Road

NE3 2QR
NE3 2QQ
nearest tide point and watercourse

Tides and Rivers

Amherst Road is approximately 5.60039 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 69 metres above sea level

The nearest significant watercourse to Amherst Road is a river called Ouse Burn which is approximately 1.05175 kilometres away
Height

Height

The Central point of Amherst Road is approximately 69 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Dialling Code: 0191
Telephone Exchange: GOSFORTH; TYNE & WEAR - NEGF
Telephone Cabinet: P44
Fibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises: FTTC
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Less than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 9.1
Median Speed: 3.4
Maximum Speed: >=30
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 29
water

Water and Drainage Details

Northumbrian Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Amherst Road

65 Amherst Road
Sale Price: £116,000
Sale Date: 08/04/2016
30 Amherst Road
Sale Price: £81,000
Sale Date: 19/12/2014
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

St Cuthbert's Catholic Primary School

Distance: 1.05 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Aided School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 267
Address: Balmain Road, North Kenton, NE3 3QR
Telephone: 01912860129
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Amherst Road to St Cuthbert's Catholic Primary School

Regent Farm First School

Distance: 1.1 Kilometers
Type: Foundation School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 344
Address: Wansbeck Road South, Gosforth, NE3 3PE
Telephone: 01912852294
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Amherst Road to Regent Farm First School

Kenton School

Distance: 1.19 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 1831
Address: Drayton Road, NE3 3RU
Telephone: 01912142200
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Amherst Road to Kenton School

St Charles' RC Primary School

Distance: 1.32 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Aided School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 251
Address: Regent Farm Road, Gosforth, NE3 3HE
Telephone: 01912852553
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Amherst Road to St Charles' RC Primary School
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

St Nicholas Hospital (Newcastle-upon-Tyne)

Address: Jubilee Road, Gosforth, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE3 3XT,
NHS Sector
Northumberland, Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0191 2130151
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Distance: 1.56 (km)
Directions from Amherst Road to St Nicholas Hospital (Newcastle-upon-Tyne)

Freeman Hospital

Address: Freeman Road, High Heaton, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE7 7DN,
NHS Sector
The Newcastle Upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: (0191) 233 6161
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Distance: 4.1 (km)
Directions from Amherst Road to Freeman Hospital

Newcastle Dental Hospital

Address: Richardson Road, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE2 4AZ,
NHS Sector
The Newcastle Upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: (0191) 233 6161
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Distance: 4.21 (km)
Directions from Amherst Road to Newcastle Dental Hospital

Nuffield Health, Newcastle-upon-Tyne Hospital

Address: Clayton Road, Newcastle Upon Tyne,
Independent Sector
Nuffield Health
Telephone: 0800 015 5020
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 4.38 (km)
Directions from Amherst Road to Nuffield Health, Newcastle-upon-Tyne Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Park Medical Group

Address: The Park Medical Group, Fawdon Park Rd,fawdon, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE3 2PE
Telephone: 0191 2851763
Distance: 0.57 (km)
Directions from Amherst Road to Park Medical Group

St Oswalds Palliative Care

Address: St Oswalds Hospice, Regent Avenue, Gosforth, NE3 1EE
Telephone: 0191 2850063
Distance: 2 (km)
Directions from Amherst Road to St Oswalds Palliative Care

Broadway Medical Centre

Address: Broadway Medical Group, 164 Great North Road, Gosforth, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE3 5JP
Telephone: 0191 2135005
Distance: 2.09 (km)
Directions from Amherst Road to Broadway Medical Centre

Regent Medical Centre

Address: Regent Med Ctr,ridley Hse, Henry Street, Gosforth, Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne & Wear, NE3 1DQ
Telephone: 0191 2236555
Distance: 2.1 (km)
Directions from Amherst Road to Regent Medical Centre
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Fawdon Dental Practice

Address: Fawdon Dental Practice, 1 Station Cottages, Fawdon, Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE3 2RJ
Distance: 0.63 (km)
Directions from Amherst Road to Fawdon Dental Practice

2 Redesdale Avenue

Address: 2 Redesdale Avenue, Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE3 3PP
Distance: 0.95 (km)
Directions from Amherst Road to 2 Redesdale Avenue

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 126 Kenton Lane, Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE3 3QE
Distance: 1.23 (km)
Directions from Amherst Road to Dental Surgery

Dental Practice

Address: Dental Practice, 1 Stuart Court, Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE3 2QF
Distance: 1.25 (km)
Directions from Amherst Road to Dental Practice
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Fawdon Library

Fawdon Park Road, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE32PE
Telephone: 0191 277 4255
Distance: 0.57 Kilometres
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Directions from Amherst Road to Fawdon Library

Kenton Library,

Kenton Centre, Hillsview Avenue, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE33RX
Telephone:
Distance: 0.97 Kilometres
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Directions from Amherst Road to Kenton Library,

Gosforth Library

Regent Farm Road, Gosforth, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE33HD
Telephone: 0191 277 4240
Distance: 1.57 Kilometres
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Directions from Amherst Road to Gosforth Library

Newbiggin Hall Library

Shopping Centre, Trevelyan Drive Newbiggin Hall, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE54BR
Telephone: 0191 277 4284
Distance: 2.29 Kilometres
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Directions from Amherst Road to Newbiggin Hall Library

Hotels, Guest Houses, Bed & Breakfasts and Places to Stay Near Amherst Road

Hotels

Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Manors Station is 5.64 Kilometers away

Directions from Amherst Road 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

MetroCentre Station is 6.28 Kilometers away

Directions from Amherst Road to MetroCentre

MetroCentre station is operated by Northern in the Blaydon area on the Newcastle - Carlisle stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Acklington • Alnmouth • Annan • Aspatria • Auchinleck • Bardon Mill • Barrhead • Billingham • Blaydon • Brampton (Cumbria) • Carlisle • Chathill • Corbridge • Cramlington • Dalston • Dumfries • Dunlop • Dunston • Flimby • Glasgow Central • Gretna Green • Gypsy Lane • Haltwhistle • Harrington • Hartlepool • Haydon Bridge • Heworth • Hexham • James Cook University Hospital • Kilmarnock • Kilmaurs • Kirkconnel • Manors • Marton • Maryport • Middlesbrough • Morpeth • New Cumnock • Newcastle • Nunthorpe • Parton • Pegswood • Prudhoe • Riding Mill • Sanquhar • Seaham • Seaton Carew • Stewarton • Stocksfield • Stockton • Sunderland • Thornaby • Wetheral • Whitehaven • Widdrington • Wigton • Workington • Wylam

Blaydon Station is 6.61 Kilometers away

Directions from Amherst Road to Blaydon

Blaydon station is operated by Northern in the Blaydon area on the Newcastle - Carlisle stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Bardon Mill • Billingham • Brampton (Cumbria) • Carlisle • Corbridge • Dunston • Gypsy Lane • Haltwhistle • Hartlepool • Haydon Bridge • Heworth • Hexham • James Cook University Hospital • Marton • MetroCentre • Middlesbrough • Newcastle • Nunthorpe • Prudhoe • Riding Mill • Seaham • Seaton Carew • Stocksfield • Stockton • Sunderland • Thornaby • Wetheral • Wylam

Dunston Station is 7.25 Kilometers away

Directions from Amherst Road to Dunston

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

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Acklington • Alnmouth • Billingham • Blaydon • Carlisle • Chathill • Corbridge • Cramlington • Gypsy Lane • Haltwhistle • Hartlepool • Heworth • Hexham • James Cook University Hospital • Manors • Marton • MetroCentre • Middlesbrough • Morpeth • Newcastle • Nunthorpe • Pegswood • Prudhoe • Riding Mill • Seaham • Seaton Carew • Stocksfield • Stockton • Sunderland • Thornaby • Widdrington • Wylam

Airports

Nearest Airports

Newcastle International Airport is 4.32 Kilometers away Directions from Amherst Road to Newcastle International Airport
Durham Tees Valley Airport is 57.76 Kilometers away Directions from Amherst Road to Durham Tees Valley Airport
Leeds Bradford International Airport is 127.35 Kilometers away Directions from Amherst Road to Leeds Bradford International Airport
Robin Hood Doncaster Sheffield Airport is 175.5 Kilometers away Directions from Amherst Road to Robin Hood Doncaster Sheffield Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Newcastle International Ferry Terminal is 13.27 Kilometers away
Directions from Amherst Road to Newcastle International Ferry Terminal
North Shields Ferry Terminal is 13.41 Kilometers away
Directions from Amherst Road to North Shields Ferry Terminal
South Shields Ferry Terminal is 13.77 Kilometers away
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Transporter Bridge North Side is 55.03 Kilometers away
Directions from Amherst Road to Transporter Bridge North Side
Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Amherst Road is approximately 0.21 miles from the A1

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: A1(M) J65/A194(M)/A1(T)/A1231/B1288 - 14.14 Km Away
Directions from Amherst Road to A1(M) J65/A194(M)/A1(T)/A1231/B1288
Junction: A1(M) J64/A195 - 15.64 Km Away
Directions from Amherst Road to A1(M) J64/A195
Junction: A1(M) J63/A167/A183 - 17.52 Km Away
Directions from Amherst Road to A1(M) J63/A167/A183
Junction: A1(M) J62/A690 - 25.86 Km Away
Directions from Amherst Road to A1(M) J62/A690

In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Aldi Stores Ltd

Edgefield Avenue, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE3 3NB
Distance: 0.67 Kilometres
Directions from Amherst Road to Aldi Stores Ltd

Marks And Spencer

Marks & Spencer, Kingston Park Centre, Kingston Park Avenue, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE3 2FP
Distance: 0.87 Kilometres
Directions from Amherst Road to Marks And Spencer

Tesco

Tesco Extra, Brunton Lane, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE3 2FP
Distance: 0.87 Kilometres
Directions from Amherst Road to Tesco

Tesco Petrol Filling Station

Petrol Filling Station, Tesco Extra, Brunton Lane, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE3 2FP
Distance: 0.87 Kilometres
Directions from Amherst Road to Tesco Petrol Filling Station

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Racecourse

Attraction Name: Newcastle Racecourse
Distance: 3.25 (km)
Directions from Amherst Road to Newcastle Racecourse

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Denton Hall Turret
Distance: 3.6 (km)
Directions from Amherst Road to Denton Hall Turret

Landmark or Antiquity

Attraction Name: Denton Hall Turret
Distance: 4.23 (km)
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Country Park

Attraction Name: Jesmond Dene
Distance: 4.64 (km)
Directions from Amherst Road to Jesmond Dene

Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Newcastle upon Tyne District
Visit the Council's Website
Civic Centre
Barras Bridge
Newcastle upon Tyne
Tyne and Wear
NE99 2BN
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 0191 278 7878
Within the electoral area of Fawdon Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Newcastle upon Tyne North
The Member of Parliament is McKinnell, Catherine
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01008338
Ons Area Name:Newcastle upon Tyne 003C
Average Age : 36.76
Population: 1259.00
Male Population: 613.00 (48.69%)
Female Population: 646.00 (51.31%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 28 (2.22%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
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Recent Crime in the Area

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Public-order14
Criminal-damage-arson28
Violent-crime21
Burglary11
Vehicle-crime15
Shoplifting29
Other-theft11
Theft-from-the-person1
Possession-of-weapons3
Other-crime4
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location details

Location Details

Amherst Road

OS Reference: 422218, 568984
OS Grid Reference: NZ222690
Latitude and Longitude: 55.014839550016, -1.65251039506
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 5.60039 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Amherst Road

Map Number: 88
Map Name: Tyneside
Fawdon
Newcastle upon Tyne
Tyne & Wear
North East
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