Approach Road

Postcode: CR8 2DA

Approach Road is a street in the settlement of Croydon which is within the electoral area of Purley Ward in the administration area of Croydon London Boro Council within Greater London Authority Council located in the London Euro Region of the UK.

Approach Road is located 11.34 miles South from the centre of London, 19.3 miles East from the centre of Woking, 21.07 miles East from the centre of Guildford and 27.83 miles West from the centre of Maidstone.

Road Name:Approach Road
Road Type:service
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Postcodes for Approach Road

CR8 2DA
Height

Height

The Central point of Approach Road is approximately 71 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Dialling Code: 020
Telephone Exchange: PURLEY - LSPUR
Telephone Cabinet: P28
Fibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises: FTTC
water

Water and Drainage Details

Thames Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Approach Road

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Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

Purley Nursery School

Distance: 0.53 Kilometers
Type: LA Nursery School
Phase: Nursery
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 126
Address: 58 Pampisford Road, CR8 2NE
Telephone: 02086605639
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Approach Road to Purley Nursery School

Christ Church CofE Primary School (Purley)

Distance: 0.85 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Aided School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 330
Address: Montpelier Road, CR8 2QE
Telephone: 02086607500
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Approach Road to Christ Church CofE Primary School (Purley)

St Nicholas School

Distance: 0.9 Kilometers
Type: Community Special School
Phase: Special
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 128
Address: Reedham Drive, CR8 4DS
Telephone: 02086604861
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Approach Road to St Nicholas School

Margaret Roper Catholic Primary School

Distance: 0.96 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Aided School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 240
Address: Russell Hill Road, CR8 2XP
Telephone: 02086600115
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Approach Road to Margaret Roper Catholic Primary School
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Purley War Memorial Hospital

Address: 856 Brighton Road, 856 Brighton Road, Purley, CR8 2YL,
NHS Sector
Croydon Health Services NHS Trust
Telephone: 020 8401 3000
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Distance: 0.48 (km)
Directions from Approach Road to Purley War Memorial Hospital

The Royal Marsden Hospital (Surrey)

Address: Downs Road, Sutton, SM2 5PT,
NHS Sector
The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 020 8642 6011
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Distance: 5.38 (km)
Directions from Approach Road to The Royal Marsden Hospital (Surrey)

Sutton Hospital

Address: Cotswold Road, Sutton, SM2 5NF,
NHS Sector
Epsom and St Helier University Hospitals NHS Trust
Telephone: 020 8296 2000
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Distance: 5.66 (km)
Directions from Approach Road to Sutton Hospital

Croydon University Hospital

Address: 530 London Road, Thornton Heath, CR7 7YE,
NHS Sector
Croydon Health Services NHS Trust
Telephone: 020 8401 3000
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Distance: 5.87 (km)
Directions from Approach Road to Croydon University Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Keston Medical Practice

Address: Purley War Memorial Hosp, 856 Brighton Road, Purley, Surrey, CR8 2YL
Telephone: 020 86608292
Distance: 0.48 (km)
Directions from Approach Road to Keston Medical Practice

Purley Miu - at Medics

Address: Purley Miu, Purley Memorial Hospital, Purley, Surrey, CR8 2YL
Telephone: 020 84013238
Distance: 0.48 (km)
Directions from Approach Road to Purley Miu - at Medics

Purley Medical Practice

Address: Purley Medical Practice, 73 Lansdowne Road, Purley, Surrey, CR8 2PE
Telephone: 020 86604130
Distance: 0.54 (km)
Directions from Approach Road to Purley Medical Practice

Woodcote Medical

Address: Woodcote Medical, 32 Foxley Lane, Purley, Surrey, CR8 3EE
Telephone: 020 87635620
Distance: 1.09 (km)
Directions from Approach Road to Woodcote Medical
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, Purley House, 22 Brighton Road, Purley, Surrey, CR8 3AD
Distance: 0.39 (km)
Directions from Approach Road to Dental Surgery

22 Pampisford Road

Address: 22 Pampisford Road, Purley, Surrey, CR8 2NE
Distance: 0.53 (km)
Directions from Approach Road to 22 Pampisford Road

J Babajee and Associates

Address: J Babajee and Associates, Dental Surgery, 22 Pampisford Road, Purley, Surrey, CR8 2NE
Distance: 0.53 (km)
Directions from Approach Road to J Babajee and Associates

Foxley Lane Dental Practice

Address: Foxley Lane Dental Practice, 49 Foxley Lane, Purley, Surrey, CR8 3EH
Distance: 1 (km)
Directions from Approach Road to Foxley Lane Dental Practice
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Purley Library

Banstead Road, Purley, Croydon, CR83YH
Telephone: 020 8726 6900
Distance: 0.46 Kilometres
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Directions from Approach Road to Purley Library

Sanderstead Library

Farm Fields, South Croydon, Croydon, CR20lg
Telephone: 020 8726 6900
Distance: 2.12 Kilometres
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Directions from Approach Road to Sanderstead Library

The Library @ The Phoenix Centre

Mollison Drive, Roundshaw, Wallington, SM69NZ
Telephone: 0208 7704901
Distance: 2.31 Kilometres
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Directions from Approach Road to The Library @ The Phoenix Centre

Coulsdon Library

167 Brighton Road, Coulsdon, Croydon, CR52NN
Telephone: 020 8726 6900
Distance: 2.35 Kilometres
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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Reedham (Greater London) Station is 0.9 Kilometers away

Directions from Approach Road to Reedham (Greater London)

Reedham (Greater London) station is operated by Govia Thameslink Railway in the Croydon South area on the Tattenham Corner and Caterham Lines stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Anerley • Balham • Battersea Park • Brockley • Chipstead • Clapham Junction • Coulsdon Town • East Croydon • Forest Hill • Honor Oak Park • Kingswood • London Bridge • New Cross Gate • Norbury • Norwood Junction • Penge West • Purley • Purley Oaks • Selhurst • South Croydon • Streatham Common • Sydenham • Tadworth • Tattenham Corner • Thornton Heath • Victoria • Wandsworth Common • Woodmansterne

Riddlesdown Station is 1.09 Kilometers away

Directions from Approach Road to Riddlesdown

Riddlesdown station is operated by Govia Thameslink Railway in the Croydon South area on the East Grinstead Line stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Clapham Junction • Dormans • East Croydon • East Grinstead • Hurst Green • Lingfield • London Bridge • Norwood Junction • Oxted • Sanderstead • Selhurst • South Croydon • Upper Warlingham • Victoria • Woldingham

Purley Oaks Station is 1.57 Kilometers away

Directions from Approach Road to Purley Oaks

Purley Oaks station is operated by Govia Thameslink Railway in the Croydon South area on the Windmill Bridge Jcn - Brighton stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Anerley • Balham • Battersea Park • Brockley • Caterham • Chipstead • Clapham Junction • Coulsdon Town • East Croydon • Forest Hill • Honor Oak Park • Imperial Wharf • Kenley • Kensington Olympia • Kingswood • London Bridge • New Cross Gate • Norbury • Norwood Junction • Penge West • Purley • Reedham (Greater London) • Selhurst • Shepherds Bush • South Croydon • Streatham Common • Sydenham • Tadworth • Tattenham Corner • Thornton Heath • Victoria • Wandsworth Common • West Brompton • Whyteleafe • Whyteleafe South • Woodmansterne

Kenley Station is 1.57 Kilometers away

Directions from Approach Road to Kenley

Kenley station is operated by Govia Thameslink Railway in the Croydon South area on the Tattenham Corner and Caterham Lines stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Anerley • Balham • Battersea Park • Brockley • Caterham • Clapham Junction • East Croydon • Forest Hill • Honor Oak Park • London Bridge • New Cross Gate • Norbury • Norwood Junction • Penge West • Purley • Purley Oaks • Selhurst • South Croydon • Streatham Common • Sydenham • Thornton Heath • Victoria • Wandsworth Common • Whyteleafe • Whyteleafe South

Tube Stations

Nearest Tube Stations

Morden is (Zone 4) 9.24 Kilometers away (5.74 miles)
Colliers Wood is (Zone 3) 10.11 Kilometers away (6.28 miles)
South Wimbledon is (Zone 3) 10.33 Kilometers away (6.42 miles)
Tooting Broadway is (Zone 3) 10.81 Kilometers away (6.72 miles)
Airports

Nearest Airports

Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Wandsworth Riverside Quarter Pier is 15.23 Kilometers away
Directions from Approach Road to Wandsworth Riverside Quarter Pier
Kingston Town End Pier is 15.53 Kilometers away
Directions from Approach Road to Kingston Town End Pier
Kingston Turks Pier is 15.9 Kilometers away
Directions from Approach Road to Kingston Turks Pier
Chelsea Harbour Pier is 15.98 Kilometers away
Directions from Approach Road to Chelsea Harbour Pier
Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Approach Road is approximately 2.96 miles from the A23

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M23 J7/A23 - 7.03 Km Away
Directions from Approach Road to M23 J7/A23
Junction: M25 J7/M23 J8 - 8.11 Km Away
Directions from Approach Road to M25 J7/M23 J8
Junction: M25 J6/A22/B2235 - 9.3 Km Away
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Junction: M25 J8/A217 - 10.45 Km Away
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In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Co Operative Food

60 Godstone Road Purley CR8 2DD, CR8 2DD
Distance: 0.23 Kilometres
Directions from Approach Road to Co Operative Food

Tesco

8 Purley Road Purley CR8 2HA, CR8 2HA
Distance: 0.25 Kilometres
Directions from Approach Road to Tesco

Sainsbury's Supermarket Ltd

Sainsburys Local 6-9 Purley Parade High Street Purley CR8 2AB, CR8 2AB
Distance: 0.33 Kilometres
Directions from Approach Road to Sainsbury's Supermarket Ltd

My Local (MLCG Ltd)

Morrisons 279 Brighton Road South Croydon CR2 6EQ, CR2 6EQ
Distance: 2.04 Kilometres
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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Museum

Attraction Name: Museum of Croydon
Distance: 3.25 (km)
Directions from Approach Road to Museum of Croydon

Museum

Attraction Name: Honeywood Heritage Centre
Distance: 4.78 (km)
Directions from Approach Road to Honeywood Heritage Centre

Museum

Attraction Name: East Surrey Museum
Distance: 5.91 (km)
Directions from Approach Road to East Surrey Museum

Museum

Attraction Name: Bethlem Royal Hospital Museum
Distance: 7.76 (km)
Directions from Approach Road to Bethlem Royal Hospital Museum

Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Croydon London Boro
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Taberner House
Park Lane
Croydon
CR9 3JS
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Telephone Number: 020 8726 6000
County Council: Greater London Authority
Address:
Within the electoral area of Purley Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Croydon South
The Member of Parliament is Chris Philp
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In the 2017 General Election Chris Philp won with a majority of 11406 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 83518
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01001097
Ons Area Name:Croydon 037E
Average Age : 39.14
Population: 2103.00
Male Population: 1030.00 (48.98%)
Female Population: 1073.00 (51.02%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 35 (1.66%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

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Recent Crime in the Area

Burglary18
Violent-crime32
Vehicle-crime5
Shoplifting1
Criminal-damage-arson7
Other-theft9
Public-order5
Robbery1
Drugs1
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location details

Location Details

Approach Road

OS Reference: 531496, 161393
OS Grid Reference: TQ315614
Latitude and Longitude: 51.335899256806, -0.11210814775032
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 14.8025 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Approach Road

Map Number: 187
Map Name: Dorking & Reigate
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