Astra Drive

Postcode: DA12 4QF

Astra Drive is a street in the settlement of Gravesend which is within the electoral area of Riverview Ward in the administration area of Gravesham District Council within Kent County Council located in the South East Euro Region of the UK.

Astra Drive is located 22.46 miles East from the centre of London, 11.24 miles North West from the centre of Maidstone, 22.34 miles South from the centre of Chelmsford and 31.25 miles West from the centre of Canterbury.

Road Name:Astra Drive
Road Type:residential
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Postcodes for Astra Drive

DA12 4QF
DA12 4PY
DA12 4PZ
DA12 4QE
Height

Height

The Central point of Astra Drive is approximately 68 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Dialling Code: 01474
Telephone Exchange: GRAVESEND - NDGRA
Telephone Cabinet: P76
Fibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises: FTTC
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Less than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 26.2
Median Speed: 20
Maximum Speed: >=30
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 13
water

Water and Drainage Details

Southern Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Astra Drive

121 Astra Drive
Sale Price: £310,000
Sale Date: 27/02/2017
125 Astra Drive
Sale Price: £250,000
Sale Date: 01/02/2013
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

Riverview Junior School

Distance: 0.54 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 484
Address: Cimba Wood, DA12 4SD
Telephone: 01474352620
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Astra Drive to Riverview Junior School

Riverview Infant School

Distance: 0.54 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 360
Address: Cimba Wood, DA12 4SD
Telephone: 01474566484
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Astra Drive to Riverview Infant School

Singlewell Primary School

Distance: 0.71 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 209
Address: Mackenzie Way, DA12 5TY
Telephone: 01474569859
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Astra Drive to Singlewell Primary School

Tymberwood Academy

Distance: 0.86 Kilometers
Type: Academy Sponsor Led
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 443
Address: Cerne Road, DA12 4BN
Telephone: 01474361193
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Astra Drive to Tymberwood Academy
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Gravesham Community Hospital

Address: Gravesham Community Hospital, Bath Street, Gravesend, DA11 0DG,
NHS Sector
Kent Community Health NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01474 360500
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Distance: 3.63 (km)
Directions from Astra Drive to Gravesham Community Hospital

BMI Fawkham Manor Hospital

Address: Manor Lane, Fawkham, Longfield, DA3 8ND,
Independent Sector
BMI Healthcare
Telephone: 01474 879900
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Distance: 8.75 (km)
Directions from Astra Drive to BMI Fawkham Manor Hospital

St Bartholomews Hospital

Address: New Road, Rochester, ME1 1DS,
NHS Sector
Kent and Medway NHS and Social Care Partnership Trust
Telephone: 01634 810900
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Distance: 9.22 (km)
Directions from Astra Drive to St Bartholomews Hospital

Darent Valley Hospital

Address: Darenth Wood Road, Dartford, DA2 8DA,
NHS Sector
Dartford and Gravesham NHS Trust
Telephone: 01322 428100
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Distance: 9.57 (km)
Directions from Astra Drive to Darent Valley Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Lamorna Surgery

Address: Lamorna Surgery, Thomas Drive, Gravesend, Kent, DA12 5PZ
Telephone: 01474 363217
Distance: 1.55 (km)
Directions from Astra Drive to Lamorna Surgery

Oakfield Health Centre, Practice 1

Address: Oakfield Health Centre, off Windsor Road, Gravesend, Kent, DA12 5BW
Telephone: 01474 560717
Distance: 1.64 (km)
Directions from Astra Drive to Oakfield Health Centre, Practice 1

Oakfield Health Centre, Practice 2

Address: Oakfield Health Centre, off Windsor Road, Gravesend, Kent, DA12 5BW
Telephone: 01474 537123
Distance: 1.64 (km)
Directions from Astra Drive to Oakfield Health Centre, Practice 2

Lower Higham Road Surgery

Address: 48 Lower Higham Road, Gravesend, Kent, DA12 2NG
Telephone: 01474 564575
Distance: 1.89 (km)
Directions from Astra Drive to Lower Higham Road Surgery
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 79 Leander Drive, Gravesend, Kent, DA12 4NF
Distance: 0.58 (km)
Directions from Astra Drive to Dental Surgery

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 213 Valley Drive, Gravesend, Kent, DA12 5SG
Distance: 0.94 (km)
Directions from Astra Drive to Dental Surgery

109 Rochester Road

Address: 109 Rochester Road, Gravesend, Kent, DA12 2HU
Distance: 2.22 (km)
Directions from Astra Drive to 109 Rochester Road

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 30 Old Road West, Gravesend, Kent, DA11 0LJ
Distance: 2.66 (km)
Directions from Astra Drive to Dental Surgery
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Riverview Park Library

The Alma, Leander Drive Riverview Park, Gravesham, DA124NG
Telephone: 01474 564 181
Distance: 0.36 Kilometres
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Directions from Astra Drive to Riverview Park Library

Marling Cross Library

266 Mackenzie Way, Gravesham, DA125DY
Telephone: 01474 568033
Distance: 0.8 Kilometres
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Directions from Astra Drive to Marling Cross Library

Kings Farm Library

Sun Lane, Gravesend, DA125HR
Telephone: 01474 365491
Distance: 1.67 Kilometres
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Dashwood Library

Dashwood Road, Gravesham, DA117LY
Telephone: 01474 365489
Distance: 2.76 Kilometres
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Directions from Astra Drive to Dashwood Library

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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Gravesend Station is 3.41 Kilometers away

Directions from Astra Drive to Gravesend

Gravesend station is operated by Southeastern in the Gravesham area on the Gravesend / Swanley - Margate stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Abbey Wood • Albany Park • Ashford International • Belvedere • Bexley • Birchington-On-Sea • Blackheath • Broadstairs • Cannon Street • Charing Cross • Charlton • Chatham • Chestfield & Swalecliffe • Crayford • Dartford • Deal • Deptford • Dover Priory • Dumpton Park • Erith • Faversham • Folkestone Central • Folkestone West • Gillingham (Kent) • Greenhithe • Greenwich • Herne Bay • Higham • Hither Green • Lee • Lewisham • London Bridge • Maidstone West • Margate • Martin Mill • Maze Hill • Mottingham • New Eltham • Northfleet • Plumstead • Rainham (Kent) • Ramsgate • Rochester • Sandwich • Sidcup • Sittingbourne • Slade Green • Snodland • Stone Crossing • Strood • Swanscombe • Walmer • Waterloo (East) • Westcombe Park • Westgate-On-Sea • Whitstable • Woolwich Arsenal • Woolwich Dockyard

Sole Street Station is 3.71 Kilometers away

Directions from Astra Drive to Sole Street

Sole Street station is operated by Southeastern in the Gravesham area on the Gravesend / Swanley - Margate stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Bickley • Blackfriars • Bromley South • Canterbury East • Chatham • Denmark Hill • Dover Priory • Elephant & Castle • Farningham Road • Faversham • Gillingham (Kent) • Herne Hill • Kemsley • Longfield • Meopham • Newington • Queenborough • Rainham (Kent) • Rochester • Sheerness-On-Sea • Sittingbourne • St.Mary Cray • Swanley • Teynham • Victoria

Higham Station is 5.26 Kilometers away

Directions from Astra Drive to Higham

Higham station is operated by Southeastern in the Gravesham area on the Gravesend / Swanley - Margate stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Abbey Wood • Belvedere • Blackheath • Cannon Street • Charing Cross • Charlton • Chatham • Dartford • Deptford • Erith • Gillingham (Kent) • Gravesend • Greenhithe • Greenwich • Lewisham • London Bridge • Maze Hill • Northfleet • Plumstead • Rochester • Slade Green • Stone Crossing • Strood • Swanscombe • Waterloo (East) • Westcombe Park • Woolwich Arsenal • Woolwich Dockyard

Northfleet Station is 5.82 Kilometers away

Directions from Astra Drive to Northfleet

Northfleet station is operated by Southeastern in the Gravesham area on the Dartford Lines to Gravesend and Hayes Branch stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Abbey Wood • Albany Park • Belvedere • Bexley • Blackheath • Cannon Street • Charing Cross • Charlton • Chatham • Crayford • Dartford • Deptford • Erith • Gillingham (Kent) • Gravesend • Greenhithe • Greenwich • Higham • Hither Green • Lee • Lewisham • London Bridge • Maze Hill • Mottingham • New Eltham • Plumstead • Rochester • Sidcup • Slade Green • Stone Crossing • Strood • Swanscombe • Waterloo (East) • Westcombe Park • Woolwich Arsenal • Woolwich Dockyard

Airports

Nearest Airports

London City Airport is 25.71 Kilometers away Directions from Astra Drive to London City Airport
Biggin Hill Airport is 26.55 Kilometers away Directions from Astra Drive to Biggin Hill Airport
London Southend Airport is 27.43 Kilometers away Directions from Astra Drive to London Southend Airport
London Gatwick Airport is 48.11 Kilometers away Directions from Astra Drive to London Gatwick Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Gravesend Pier is 3.78 Kilometers away
Directions from Astra Drive to Gravesend Pier
Tilbury Ferry Terminal is 4.35 Kilometers away
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Woolwich Arsenal Pier is 24 Kilometers away
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Woolwich Ferry South Pier is 24.54 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Astra Drive is approximately 0.47 miles from the A2

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M2 J2/A228 - 6.54 Km Away
Directions from Astra Drive to M2 J2/A228
Junction: M25 J2/A2(T)/A282(T) - 10.76 Km Away
Directions from Astra Drive to M25 J2/A2(T)/A282(T)
Junction: M25 J31/A13(T)/A282(T)/A1090 - 11.83 Km Away
Directions from Astra Drive to M25 J31/A13(T)/A282(T)/A1090
Junction: M20 J4/A228 - 12.01 Km Away
Directions from Astra Drive to M20 J4/A228

In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Farmfoods Ltd

7-9 Thamesgate Shopping Centre, New Road, Gravesend, Kent, DA11 0AU
Distance: 3.41 Kilometres
Directions from Astra Drive to Farmfoods Ltd

Poundland

Thamesgate Shopping Centre, New Road, Gravesend, Kent, DA11 0AU
Distance: 3.41 Kilometres
Directions from Astra Drive to Poundland

Co-op

Coop, 14 - 16 Calcutta Road, Tilbury, Essex, RM18 7QU
Distance: 5.57 Kilometres
Directions from Astra Drive to Co-op

Tesco Express

Calcutta Road, Tilbury, Essex, RM18 7QU
Distance: 5.57 Kilometres
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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Visitor Centre
Distance: 1.27 (km)
Directions from Astra Drive to Visitor Centre

Country Park

Attraction Name: Shorne Woods Country Park
Distance: 1.81 (km)
Directions from Astra Drive to Shorne Woods Country Park

Country Park

Attraction Name: Jeskyns Country Park
Distance: 1.95 (km)
Directions from Astra Drive to Jeskyns Country Park

Historic House

Attraction Name: Owletts
Distance: 2.27 (km)
Directions from Astra Drive to Owletts

Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Gravesham District
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Civic Centre
Windmill Street
Gravesend
Kent
DA12 1AU
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 01474 337 000
County Council: Kent County
Address:
Within the electoral area of Riverview Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Gravesham
The Member of Parliament is Adam Holloway
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In the 2017 General Election Adam Holloway won with a majority of 9347 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 72954
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01024300
Ons Area Name:Gravesham 010D
Average Age : 44.79
Population: 1463.00
Male Population: 718.00 (49.08%)
Female Population: 745.00 (50.92%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 10 (0.68%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
Find a Local Neighbourhood Watch Scheme

The Neath East Ward covers a large geographical area, from Windsor Road (junction with The Ropewalk) and Eastland Road to Stockhams Corner, The Melyn, Milland Road industrial estate, the Pencaerau area and Penrhiwtyn with the area ending at the Cwrt Penrhiwtyn estate.  Including all the side roads off the above.

Visit Police Website
Telephone: 101 or contact named
Policing Links:
Ourbobby.com

Recent Crime in the Area

Violent-crime74
Criminal-damage-arson30
Public-order10
Vehicle-crime21
Other-theft14
Other-crime5
Burglary7
Shoplifting8
Bicycle-theft5
Robbery2
Drugs1
Theft-from-the-person1
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location details

Location Details

Astra Drive

OS Reference: 566473, 171185
OS Grid Reference: TQ665712
Latitude and Longitude: 51.414713807978, 0.39422476685456
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 3.11115 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Astra Drive

Map Number: 178
Map Name: Thames Estuary
Riverview Park
Kent
South East
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