Avalon

Postcode: BH14 8HT



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Road Name:Avalon
Road Type:residential

Avalon is a street in the settlement of Poole which is within the electoral area of Penn Hill Ward in the administration area of Poole Council located in the South West Euro Region of the UK.

Avalon is located 96.83 miles South West from the centre of London, 3.54 miles West from the centre of Bournemouth, 21.7 miles East from the centre of Dorchester and 25.92 miles South from the centre of Salisbury.

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Nearby Roads

Sandbanks Road

postcodes

Postcodes for Avalon

BH14 8HT
nearest tide point and watercourse

Tides and Rivers

Avalon is approximately 0.236613 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 16 metres above sea level

The nearest significant watercourse to Avalon is an unnamed tidal river which is approximately 0.738057 kilometres away
Height

Height

The Central point of Avalon is approximately 16 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Area Code: 01202 - Bournemouth
Area Code: 01929 - Wareham

Hotels and Places to Stay Near Avalon

Hotel information updated 06/02/2017

Hotels
Salterns Lodge - poole
Salterns Lodge is situated in Poole, 3.5 km from Sandbanks. Poole Harbour is 4.2 km from the property. The accommodation features a TV. Some units feature a seating area and/or patio.
Address:40 Brownsea View Avenue, BH14 8LQ, Poole
Number of Rooms:2
Lowest Price Room:£134.06
Salterns Harbourside Hotel - poole
Star Rating:3 Stars
This stylish 3-star hotel has panoramic sea views over Poole Harbour, Sandbanks and Brownsea Island. It offers free parking, free Wi-Fi, and family friendly accommodation. Pets are allowed.
Address:38 Salterns way, BH14 8JR, Poole, Dorset
Number of Rooms:20
Lowest Price Room:£80.1
Highest Price Room:£135
Fairways - poole
Fairways offers accommodation in Poole. Sandbanks is 3.2 km from the property. The accommodation has a seating and dining area. All units have a kitchen fitted with a dishwasher and oven. A microwave and kettle are also featured.
Address:4 Augusta, 2 Compton Avenue, BH14 8DE, Poole
Number of Rooms:2
Pottery Cottage - poole
Pottery Cottage is located in Poole, 4 km from Poole Harbour. Sandbanks is 4.2 km away. All units feature a TV and DVD player. Some units include a dining area and/or patio. All units have a kitchen fitted with a dishwasher and oven.
Address:49 Pottery Road, BH14 8RB, Poole
Number of Rooms:2
Harbour Heights Hotel - poole
Star Rating:4 Stars
With scenic views across Poole Harbour, this hotel offers boutique rooms, an award-winning restaurant and stylish cocktail bar. There is free parking, and Poole Ferry Terminal is 15 minutes away by car.
Address:73 Haven Rd, BH13 7LW, Poole
Number of Rooms:38
Lowest Price Room:£102.6
Highest Price Room:£246
Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Poole
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Civic Centre
Municipal Road
Poole
Dorset
BH15 2RU
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Telephone Number: 01202 633 633
Within the electoral area of Penn Hill Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Poole
The Member of Parliament is Syms, Robert
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Water and Drainage Details

Wessex Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Avalon

Flat 6 Heathside, 27 Avalon
Sale Price: £357,000
Sale Date: 16/12/2016
14 Avalon
Sale Price: £785,000
Sale Date: 26/10/2016
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01015459
Ons Area Name:Poole 017E
Average Age : 50.46
Population: 1759.00
Male Population: 860.00 (48.89%)
Female Population: 899.00 (51.11%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
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Poole is a town with a mix of tourism and industry. It has the largest natural harbour in Europe. Brownsea Island is one of the few sites where red squirrels survive. The beaches have won nineteen Blue Flag awards and two Premier Seaside Awards. Its heathland is a site of special scientific interest.

The town is home to the Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, Poole Pirates Speedway team, and Sunseeker the luxury motor yacht constructor. The Merck Group – the world's leading manufacturer of liquid crystals found in computers, watches and TV sets, has a centre for excellence in Poole. The RNLI also has its national headquarters in Poole and operates a fleet of lifeboats from there.

With the introduction of Safer Neighbourhood Teams they provide a regular and highly visible on-street presence, tackling issues of concern to the communities they serve.

Crime levels within Poole South have decreased over the past three years – from 7420 offences in the year ending March 2005 to 6613 offences in the year ending March 2008, a fall of around 10.8 per cent. This represents 807 fewer victims of crime than there were three years ago.

The average yearly detection rate for all crime during the same period was 24 per cent.

The police at Poole South are committed to reducing crime and the opportunity for crime as well as reducing anti-social behaviour. The policing takes place on many fronts: community policing, response, operations, partnership and investigations.

Inspector Steve Horton

Poole South Neighbourhood Inspector

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Email Police
Telephone: 101
Policing Links:
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Recent Crime in the Area

Other-theft5
Violent-crime15
Burglary6
Criminal-damage-arson2
Bicycle-theft1
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

Map of Crimes Committed Near Avalon

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Schools

Nearest Schools

Lilliput Church of England Voluntary Controlled Infant School

Distance: 0.4 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 354
Address: Lilliput Road, Parkstone, BH14 8JX
Telephone: 01202709013
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Avalon to Lilliput Church of England Voluntary Controlled Infant School

Baden-Powell and St Peter's Church of England Junior School

Distance: 1.69 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 727
Address: Mill Lane, Parkstone, BH14 8UL
Telephone: 01202743280
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Avalon to Baden-Powell and St Peter's Church of England Junior School

Courthill Infant School

Distance: 2.21 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 353
Address: Courthill Road, Parkstone, BH14 9HL
Telephone: 01202747381
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Avalon to Courthill Infant School

Victoria Education Centre

Distance: 2.72 Kilometers
Type: Non-Maintained Special School
Phase: Special
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 77
Address: 12 Lindsay Road, Branksome Park, BH13 6AS
Telephone: 01202763697
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Avalon to Victoria Education Centre
Location details

Location Details

Avalon

OS Reference: 404148, 089591
OS Grid Reference: SZ041896
Latitude and Longitude: 50.705366600362, -1.9412517001452
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 0.236613 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Avalon

Map Number: 195
Map Name: Bournemouth & Purbeck
Lilliput
Poole
South West
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Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Parkstone (Dorset) Rail Station is 1.93 Kilometers away Directions from Avalon to Parkstone (Dorset) Rail Station
Branksome Rail Station is 2.84 Kilometers away Directions from Avalon to Branksome Rail Station
Poole Rail Station is 3.23 Kilometers away Directions from Avalon to Poole Rail Station
Hamworthy Rail Station is 5.81 Kilometers away Directions from Avalon to Hamworthy Rail Station
Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Express [6242]

Former Westbourne Methodist Church, Poole Road, Bournemouth, BH4 9DW
Distance: 3.51 Kilometres
Directions from Avalon to Tesco Express [6242]

The Co-operative Food (BH2 6BE)

Former Westbourne Methodist Church, Poole Road, Bournemouth, BH4 9DW14 Queens Road, Bournemouth, BH2 6BE
Distance: 3.87 Kilometres
Directions from Avalon to The Co-operative Food (BH2 6BE)

Tesco Express [5880]

3/4 The Triangle, Avenue Road, Bournemouth, BH2 5RG
Distance: 4.4 Kilometres
Directions from Avalon to Tesco Express [5880]

Sustainable Food City@ Terrace Cafe

Town Hall, Bourne Avenue, Bournemouth, BH2 6DY
Distance: 4.64 Kilometres
Directions from Avalon to Sustainable Food City@ Terrace Cafe

Airports

Nearest Airports

Bournemouth International Airport is 11.12 Kilometers away Directions from Avalon to Bournemouth International Airport
Southampton Airport is 49.07 Kilometers away Directions from Avalon to Southampton Airport
Bristol International Airport is 92.74 Kilometers away Directions from Avalon to Bristol International Airport
Cardiff International Airport is 124.22 Kilometers away Directions from Avalon to Cardiff International Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Brownsea Island Ferry Landing is 2.15 Kilometers away
Directions from Avalon to Brownsea Island Ferry Landing
Sandbanks Ferry Terminal is 2.54 Kilometers away
Directions from Avalon to Sandbanks Ferry Terminal
Shell Bay Ferry Terminal is 2.93 Kilometers away
Directions from Avalon to Shell Bay Ferry Terminal
Poole Quay Ferry Landing is 3.08 Kilometers away
Directions from Avalon to Poole Quay Ferry Landing
Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Avalon is approximately 5.83 miles from the A31

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M27 J1/A31(T)/A31/B3079 - 34.39 Km Away
Directions from Avalon to M27 J1/A31(T)/A31/B3079
Junction: M27 J2/A36(T)/A326 - 39.38 Km Away
Directions from Avalon to M27 J2/A36(T)/A326
Junction: M271 J1 - 41.52 Km Away
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Junction: M27 J3/M271/A3057 - 42.21 Km Away
Directions from Avalon to M27 J3/M271/A3057
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Kimmeridge Court

Address: 69 Haven Road, Canford Cliffs, Poole,
NHS Sector
Dorset Healthcare University NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01202 492147
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Distance: 1.27 (km)
Directions from Avalon to Kimmeridge Court

St Ann's Hospital

Address: 69 Haven Road, Canford Cliffs, Poole, BH13 7LN,
NHS Sector
Dorset Healthcare University NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01202 708881
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Distance: 1.27 (km)
Directions from Avalon to St Ann's Hospital

Poole Hospital

Address: Longfleet Road, Poole, BH15 2JB,
NHS Sector
Poole Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01202 665511
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Distance: 2.79 (km)
Directions from Avalon to Poole Hospital

BMI The Harbour Hospital

Address: St Mary's Road, Poole, BH15 2BH,
Independent Sector
BMI Healthcare
Telephone: 01202 244200
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Distance: 2.93 (km)
Directions from Avalon to BMI The Harbour Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Lilliput Surgery

Address: Lindisfarne, Elms Avenue, Parkstone, Poole, Dorset, BH14 8EE
Telephone: 01202 710013
Distance: 1.03 (km)
Directions from Avalon to Lilliput Surgery

Wessex Road Surgery

Address: Wessex Road Surgery, Wessex Road, Parkstone, Poole, Dorset, BH14 8BQ
Telephone: 01202 734924
Distance: 1.99 (km)
Directions from Avalon to Wessex Road Surgery

Evergreen Oak Surgery

Address: Evergreen Oak Surgery, 43 Commercial Road, Parkstone, Poole, Dorset, BH14 0HU
Telephone: 01202 747496
Distance: 2.26 (km)
Directions from Avalon to Evergreen Oak Surgery

Pact

Address: Civic Centre Annexe, Poole, Dorset, BH15 2RU
Telephone: 01202 633875
Distance: 2.34 (km)
Directions from Avalon to Pact
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Lilliput Dental Surgery

Address: Lilliput Dental Surgery, 296 Sandbanks Road, Poole, Dorset, BH14 8HX
Distance: 0.25 (km)
Directions from Avalon to Lilliput Dental Surgery

Parkstone Dental Practice

Address: Parkstone Dental Practice, 35 Penn Hill Avenue, Poole, Dorset, BH14 9LU
Distance: 1.92 (km)
Directions from Avalon to Parkstone Dental Practice

The Endodontic Clinic

Address: Dr J Rhodes, 15 Penn Hill Avenue, Parkstone, Poole, Dorset, BH14 9LU
Distance: 1.92 (km)
Directions from Avalon to The Endodontic Clinic

29 Kings Avenue

Address: 29 Kings Avenue, Poole, Dorset, BH14 9QG
Distance: 1.98 (km)
Directions from Avalon to 29 Kings Avenue
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Canford Cliffs Library

Western Road, Poole, BH137BN
Telephone: 01202 707805
Distance: 1.88 Kilometres
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Directions from Avalon to Canford Cliffs Library

Parkstone Library

Britannia Road, Poole, BH148AZ
Telephone: 01202 742218
Distance: 1.96 Kilometres
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Directions from Avalon to Parkstone Library

Branksome Library

212-220 Ashley Road, Branksome, Poole, BH149BY
Telephone: 01202 748832
Distance: 2.63 Kilometres
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Directions from Avalon to Branksome Library

Poole Library

The Dolphin Centre, Poole, BH151QE
Telephone: 01202 262421
Distance: 2.98 Kilometres
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Directions from Avalon to Poole Library
Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Garden

Attraction Name: Compton Acres Gardens
Distance: 0.99 (km)
Directions from Avalon to Compton Acres Gardens

Museum

Attraction Name: Poole Museum, Old Lifeboat House, Scaplen's Court Museum
Distance: 2.85 (km)
Directions from Avalon to Poole Museum, Old Lifeboat House, Scaplen's Court Museum

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: RNLI HQ, Poole Pottery
Distance: 3.56 (km)
Directions from Avalon to RNLI HQ, Poole Pottery

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Brownsea Island
Distance: 3.72 (km)
Directions from Avalon to Brownsea Island
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Less than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 5.2
Median Speed: 4.3
Maximum Speed: 9.2
Next-generation access (NGA)?: N
Number of Connections: 34
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