Babbacombe Road

Postcode: TQ1 3SW

Babbacombe Road is a street in the settlement of Torquay which is within the electoral area of St. Marychurch Ward in the administration area of Torbay Council located in the South West Euro Region of the UK.

Babbacombe Road is located 164.44 miles South West from the centre of London, 16.99 miles South from the centre of Exeter, 28.68 miles East from the centre of Plymouth and 41.25 miles South West from the centre of Taunton.

Road Name:Babbacombe Road
Road Number:A379
Road Type:primary
Speed Limit:30 Mph
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Postcodes for Babbacombe Road

TQ1 3SW
TQ1 3SZ
TQ1 3UR
TQ1 3TJ
TQ1 3TB
TQ1 3SY
TQ1 3SX
TQ1 3SR
TQ1 3SN
TQ1 3SJ
TQ1 3JR
TQ1 3SF
TQ1 3SU
TQ1 3SB
TQ1 3QS
TQ1 3TF
nearest tide point and watercourse

Tides and Rivers

Babbacombe Road is approximately 0.231485 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 83 metres above sea level

The nearest significant watercourse to Babbacombe Road is an unnamed river which is approximately 2.05532 kilometres away
Height

Height

The Central point of Babbacombe Road is approximately 83 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Area Code: 01803 - Torquay
Area Code: 01626 - Newton Abbot
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Greater than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 10.9
Median Speed: 10.7
Maximum Speed: 16.8
Next-generation access (NGA)?: N
Number of Connections: 14
water

Water and Drainage Details

South West Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Babbacombe Road

78 Babbacombe Road
Sale Price: £162,000
Sale Date: 29/07/2016
76 Babbacombe Road
Sale Price: £175,000
Sale Date: 01/06/2016
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

All Saints Babbacombe CofE Primary School

Distance: 0.52 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 207
Address: Quinta Road, TQ1 3RN
Telephone: 01803329131
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Babbacombe Road to All Saints Babbacombe CofE Primary School

The Spires College

Distance: 0.71 Kilometers
Type: Foundation School
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 929
Address: Westlands Lane, TQ1 3PE
Telephone: 01803400660
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Babbacombe Road to The Spires College

Priory Roman Catholic Primary School, Torquay

Distance: 0.99 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 199
Address: St Catherine's Road, St Marychurch, TQ1 4NZ
Telephone: 01803328480
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Babbacombe Road to Priory Roman Catholic Primary School, Torquay

Homelands Primary School

Distance: 1.06 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 243
Address: Westhill Road, TQ1 4NT
Telephone: 01803328264
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Babbacombe Road to Homelands Primary School
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Mount Stuart Hospital

Address: St. Vincents Road, Torquay, TQ1 4UP,
Independent Sector
Ramsay Healthcare UK Operations Limited
Telephone: 01803 313881
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Distance: 1.97 (km)
Directions from Babbacombe Road to Mount Stuart Hospital

Torbay Hospital

Address: Lowes Bridge, Torquay, TQ2 7AA,
NHS Sector
South Devon Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01803 614567
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Distance: 2.82 (km)
Directions from Babbacombe Road to Torbay Hospital

Paignton Community Hospital

Address: Church Street, Paignton, TQ3 3AG,
NHS Sector
Torbay and Southern Devon Health and Care NHS Trust
Telephone: 01803 547171
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Distance: 5.97 (km)
Directions from Babbacombe Road to Paignton Community Hospital

Teignmouth Community Hospital

Address: Mill Lane, Teignmouth, TQ14 9BQ,
NHS Sector
Torbay and Southern Devon Health and Care NHS Trust
Telephone: 01626 772161
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Distance: 7.8 (km)
Directions from Babbacombe Road to Teignmouth Community Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Brunel Medical Practice

Address: Brunel Medical Practice, St Albans Rd,babbacombe, Torquay, Devon, TQ1 3SL
Telephone: 01803 312233
Distance: 0.22 (km)
Directions from Babbacombe Road to Brunel Medical Practice

Chilcote Practice

Address: Chilcote Surgery, Dewerstone Practice, Hampton Avenue, Torquay, Devon, TQ1 3LA
Telephone: 01803 316333
Distance: 0.62 (km)
Directions from Babbacombe Road to Chilcote Practice

Southover Medical Practice

Address: Southover Medical Pract, Bronshill Road, Torquay, Devon, TQ1 3HD
Telephone: 01803 327100
Distance: 1.04 (km)
Directions from Babbacombe Road to Southover Medical Practice

Mount Stuart Hospital Nhs Outpatients

Address: St Vincent's Road, Torquay, Devon, TQ1 4UP
Telephone: 01803 313881
Distance: 1.97 (km)
Directions from Babbacombe Road to Mount Stuart Hospital Nhs Outpatients
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Orchards Dental Practice

Address: Orchards Dental Practice, 321 Babbacombe Road, Torquay, TQ1 3TB
Distance: 0.78 (km)
Directions from Babbacombe Road to Orchards Dental Practice

Blythswood Dental Surgery

Address: Blythswood Dental Surgery, 69 St Marychurch Road, Torquay, Devon, TQ1 3HG
Distance: 1.13 (km)
Directions from Babbacombe Road to Blythswood Dental Surgery

Terrace Dental Surgery

Address: Terrace Dental Surgery, 1 St Marychurch Road, Torquay, Devon, TQ1 3HY
Distance: 1.55 (km)
Directions from Babbacombe Road to Terrace Dental Surgery

89 Union Street

Address: 89 Union Street, Torquay, TQ1 3DG
Distance: 1.65 (km)
Directions from Babbacombe Road to 89 Union Street
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Torquay Central Library

Lymington Road, Torquay, TQ13DT
Telephone: 01803 208311
Distance: 1.61 Kilometres
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Directions from Babbacombe Road to Torquay Central Library

Kingerswell Library

1 Newton Road, Kingskerswell, TQ125EH
Telephone: 01803 873723
Distance: 5.16 Kilometres
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Paignton Library

Courtland Road, Paignton, TQ32AB
Telephone:
Distance: 5.64 Kilometres
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Teignmouth Library

Fore Street, Teignmouth, TQ148DY
Telephone: 01626 774646
Distance: 7.79 Kilometres
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Hotels, Guest Houses, Bed & Breakfasts and Places to Stay Near Babbacombe Road

Hotels

Transport

Airports

Nearest Airports

Exeter International Airport is 28.92 Kilometers away Directions from Babbacombe Road to Exeter International Airport
Plymouth City Airport is 42.6 Kilometers away Directions from Babbacombe Road to Plymouth City Airport
Cardiff International Airport is 102.98 Kilometers away Directions from Babbacombe Road to Cardiff International Airport
Bristol International Airport is 115.56 Kilometers away Directions from Babbacombe Road to Bristol International Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Torquay - North Quay is 2.19 Kilometers away
Directions from Babbacombe Road to Torquay - North Quay
Torquay Harbour Boarding Pontoon is 2.28 Kilometers away
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Shaldon Teignmouth Ferry Landing is 6.93 Kilometers away
Directions from Babbacombe Road to Shaldon Teignmouth Ferry Landing
Teignmouth Ferry Landing is 7.16 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Babbacombe Road is approximately 8.57 miles from the A38

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M5 J31/A30/A38 - 22.43 Km Away
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Junction: M5 J30/A376/A379 - 26.28 Km Away
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Junction: M5 J29/A30(T) - 28.08 Km Away
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Junction: M5 J28/A373/B3181 - 43.5 Km Away
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In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco

55-57 Babbacombe Road, Torquay, Devon, TQ1 3SN
Distance: 0.16 Kilometres
Directions from Babbacombe Road to Tesco

Waitrose

55-57 Babbacombe Road, Torquay, Devon, TQ1 3SNSt Marychurch Road, Torquay, Devon, TQ1 3HL
Distance: 0.98 Kilometres
Directions from Babbacombe Road to Waitrose

Co-operative Foodstore

55-57 Babbacombe Road, Torquay, Devon, TQ1 3SNSt Marychurch Road, Torquay, Devon, TQ1 3HL29 Ilsham Road, Torquay, Devon, TQ1 2JG
Distance: 1.4 Kilometres
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Tesco Express

55-57 Babbacombe Road, Torquay, Devon, TQ1 3SNSt Marychurch Road, Torquay, Devon, TQ1 3HL29 Ilsham Road, Torquay, Devon, TQ1 2JG192 Teignmouth Road, Torquay, Devon, TQ1 4RY
Distance: 1.59 Kilometres
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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Babbacombe Model Village
Distance: 0.17 (km)
Directions from Babbacombe Road to Babbacombe Model Village

Museum

Attraction Name: Bygones Museum
Distance: 0.89 (km)
Directions from Babbacombe Road to Bygones Museum

Museum

Attraction Name: Torquay Natural History Museum
Distance: 1.42 (km)
Directions from Babbacombe Road to Torquay Natural History Museum

Landmark or Antiquity

Attraction Name: Kents Cavern
Distance: 1.51 (km)
Directions from Babbacombe Road to Kents Cavern

Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Torbay
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Town Hall
Castle Circus
Torquay
Devon
TQ1 3DR
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 01803 207201
Within the electoral area of St. Marychurch Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Torbay
The Member of Parliament is Sanders, Adrian
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01015240
Ons Area Name:Torbay 005A
Average Age : 55.25
Population: 1463.00
Male Population: 662.00 (45.25%)
Female Population: 801.00 (54.75%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 22 (1.5%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
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The patch area covers St Marychurch, Babbacombe and Plainmoor. The St Marychurch part of the patch includes the outlying village of Maidencombe and the coastline north of Torquay out to Labrador Bay car park. We cover the whole coastline between there and Walls Hill in Babbacombe. This includes the beaches at Maidencombe, Watcombe, Petitor, Oddicombe and Babbacombe as well as Babbacombe Downs. The area contains two large secondary schools, St Cuthbert Mayne and Spires Academy and five primary schools. It also covers Plainmoor football ground and the shopping areas of Reddenhill Road, St Marychurch Road and St Marychurch Precinct. There are twenty-seven licensed premises. The residential areas are a mixture of privately owned and privately rented housing with some smaller areas of housing association rented homes. The Babbacombe area also includes a number of larger houses that have been converted to nursing homes and flats as well as some larger hotels.

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Telephone: 101
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Recent Crime in the Area

Vehicle-crime15
Violent-crime75
Burglary10
Criminal-damage-arson26
Public-order9
Other-theft12
Shoplifting11
Theft-from-the-person2
Drugs4
Robbery1
Possession-of-weapons2
Bicycle-theft1
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location details

Location Details

Babbacombe Road

OS Reference: 292644, 065365
OS Grid Reference: SX926654
Latitude and Longitude: 50.477658689145, -3.5132038664872
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 0.231485 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Babbacombe Road

Map Number: 202
Map Name: Torbay & South Dartmoor
Babbacombe
Torbay
South West
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