Bear Street

Postcode: EX32 7BZ

Bear Street is a street in the settlement of Barnstaple governed by Barnstaple Civil Parish council which is within the electoral area of Central Town Ward in the administration area of North Devon District Council within Devon County Council located in the South West Euro Region of the UK.

Bear Street is located 173.28 miles West from the centre of London, 0.31 miles East from the centre of Barnstaple, 33.56 miles North West from the centre of Exeter and 37.5 miles South from the centre of Swansea.

Road Name:Sunflower Road
Road Type:residential
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Postcodes for Bear Street

EX32 7BZ
EX32 7DX
EX32 7DB
EX32 7BX
EX32 7BU
EX32 7DQ
nearest tide point and watercourse

Tides and Rivers

Bear Street is approximately 0.595432 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 12 metres above sea level

The nearest significant watercourse to Bear Street is an unnamed river which is approximately 0.565133 kilometres away
Height

Height

The Central point of Bear Street is approximately 12 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Area Code: 01271 - Barnstaple
Area Code: 01237 - Bideford
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Greater than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 13
Median Speed: 14.2
Maximum Speed: 21.9
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 15
water

Water and Drainage Details

South West Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Bear Street

38 Bear Street
Sale Price: £122,000
Sale Date: 22/08/2013
Marketing House, 34 Bear Street
Sale Price: £180,000
Sale Date: 01/10/2010
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

Yeo Valley Primary School

Distance: 0.3 Kilometers
Type: Foundation School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 278
Address: Derby Road, EX32 7HB
Telephone: 01271375429
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Bear Street to Yeo Valley Primary School

Ashleigh CofE (VC) Primary School

Distance: 0.34 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Controlled School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 250
Address: Bevan Road, EX32 8LJ
Telephone: 01271345149
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Bear Street to Ashleigh CofE (VC) Primary School

Our Lady's Catholic Primary School, Barnstaple

Distance: 0.39 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 186
Address: Chanters Hill, EX32 8DN
Telephone: 01271345164
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Bear Street to Our Lady's Catholic Primary School, Barnstaple

Pathfield School

Distance: 0.99 Kilometers
Type: Foundation Special School
Phase: Special
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 121
Address: Abbey Road, Pilton, EX31 1JU
Telephone: 01271342423
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Bear Street to Pathfield School
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

North Devon District Hospital

Address: Raleigh Park, Barnstaple, EX31 4JB,
NHS Sector
Northern Devon Healthcare NHS Trust
Telephone: 01271 322577
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Distance: 1.24 (km)
Directions from Bear Street to North Devon District Hospital

Bideford Hospital

Address: Abbotsham Road, Bideford, EX39 3AG,
NHS Sector
Northern Devon Healthcare NHS Trust
Telephone: 01271 322 577
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Distance: 13.2 (km)
Directions from Bear Street to Bideford Hospital

Ilfracombe Tyrrell Hospital

Address: St. Brannocks Park Road, Ilfracombe, EX34 8JF,
NHS Sector
Northern Devon Healthcare NHS Trust
Telephone: 01271 863 448
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Distance: 14.6 (km)
Directions from Bear Street to Ilfracombe Tyrrell Hospital

Torrington Hospital

Address: Calf Street, Torrington, EX38 7BJ,
NHS Sector
Northern Devon Healthcare NHS Trust
Telephone: 01805 622208
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Distance: 15.22 (km)
Directions from Bear Street to Torrington Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Queen's Medical Centre

Address: Queens Medical Centre, 6/7 Queen Street, Barnstaple, Devon, EX32 8HY
Telephone: 01271 372672
Distance: 0.35 (km)
Directions from Bear Street to Queen's Medical Centre

Brannam Medical Centre

Address: Brannam Medical Centre, Brannam Square, Kiln Lane, Barnstaple, North Devon, EX32 8GP
Telephone: 01271 329004
Distance: 0.48 (km)
Directions from Bear Street to Brannam Medical Centre

Boutport Medical Centre

Address: Boutport Medical Centre, 110 Boutport Street, Barnstaple, Devon, EX31 1TD
Telephone: 01271 324106
Distance: 0.56 (km)
Directions from Bear Street to Boutport Medical Centre

Addaction North Devon

Address: Unit 6, Riverside Court, Barnstaple, Devon, EX31 1DR
Telephone: 01271 859044
Distance: 0.71 (km)
Directions from Bear Street to Addaction North Devon
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Old Vicarage Dental Surgery

Address: Old Vicarage Dental Surgery, 2 Vicarage Street, Barnstaple, Devon, EX32 7BT
Distance: 0.37 (km)
Directions from Bear Street to Old Vicarage Dental Surgery

The Dental Suite

Address: The Dental Suite, the Health Centre Dac, Vicarage Street, Barnstable, Devon, EX32 7BT
Distance: 0.37 (km)
Directions from Bear Street to The Dental Suite

Bedford Row Dental Surgery

Address: 1 Bedford Row, Barnstaple, Devon, EX32 8NR
Distance: 0.39 (km)
Directions from Bear Street to Bedford Row Dental Surgery

Bedford Row Dental Surgery

Address: Bedford Row Dental Surgery, 1 Bedford Row, Barnstaple, Devon, EX32 8NR
Distance: 0.39 (km)
Directions from Bear Street to Bedford Row Dental Surgery
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Barnstaple Library

Tuly Street, Tuly Street, Barnstaple, EX311EL
Telephone: 01271 388593
Distance: 0.7 Kilometres
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Directions from Bear Street to Barnstaple Library

Braunton Library

Challoners Road, Braunton, EX332ES
Telephone: 01271 812808
Distance: 8.26 Kilometres
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Appledore Library

The Quay, Appledore, Appledore, EX391QS
Telephone: 01237 477442
Distance: 10.17 Kilometres
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Directions from Bear Street to Appledore Library

Northam Library

Fore Street, Northam, Northam, EX391AW
Telephone: 01237 475111
Distance: 12.16 Kilometres
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Directions from Bear Street to Northam Library

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Transport

Airports

Nearest Airports

Swansea Airport is 57.97 Kilometers away Directions from Bear Street to Swansea Airport
Exeter International Airport is 59.14 Kilometers away Directions from Bear Street to Exeter International Airport
Cardiff International Airport is 60.88 Kilometers away Directions from Bear Street to Cardiff International Airport
Plymouth City Airport is 73.3 Kilometers away Directions from Bear Street to Plymouth City Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Instow Ferry Landing is 9.64 Kilometers away
Directions from Bear Street to Instow Ferry Landing
Appledore Ferry Landing is 10.11 Kilometers away
Directions from Bear Street to Appledore Ferry Landing
Bideford Ferry Landing is 12.66 Kilometers away
Directions from Bear Street to Bideford Ferry Landing
Ilfracombe Ferry Landing is 14.98 Kilometers away
Directions from Bear Street to Ilfracombe Ferry Landing
Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Bear Street is approximately 23.89 miles from the A30

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M5 J27/A361/A38 - 51.95 Km Away
Directions from Bear Street to M5 J27/A361/A38
Junction: M5 J28/A373/B3181 - 52.8 Km Away
Directions from Bear Street to M5 J28/A373/B3181
Junction: M4 J37/A4229 - 54.41 Km Away
Directions from Bear Street to M4 J37/A4229
Junction: M5 J29/A30(T) - 56.93 Km Away
Directions from Bear Street to M5 J29/A30(T)

In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Jatujak Oriental Supermarket

85 Boutport Street, Barnstaple, Devon, EX31 1SR
Distance: 0.46 Kilometres
Directions from Bear Street to Jatujak Oriental Supermarket

Co-Operative Food

St Georges Road, Barnstaple, Devon, EX32 7AU
Distance: 0.49 Kilometres
Directions from Bear Street to Co-Operative Food

Co-Operative

Co-Operative Stores Ltd, 22-23 High Street, Barnstaple, Devon, EX31 1BG
Distance: 0.51 Kilometres
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Tesco Express

100-101 High Street, Barnstaple, Devon, EX31 1HR
Distance: 0.55 Kilometres
Directions from Bear Street to Tesco Express

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Museum

Attraction Name: Museum of Barnstaple & North Devon, Barnstaple Heritage Centre
Distance: 1.34 (km)
Directions from Bear Street to Museum of Barnstaple & North Devon, Barnstaple Heritage Centre

Garden

Attraction Name: Broomhill Sculpture Garden
Distance: 3.74 (km)
Directions from Bear Street to Broomhill Sculpture Garden

Garden

Attraction Name: Marwood Hill Gardens
Distance: 4.37 (km)
Directions from Bear Street to Marwood Hill Gardens

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Marsh Farm Attraction
Distance: 5.83 (km)
Directions from Bear Street to Marsh Farm Attraction

Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of North Devon District
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Civic Centre
North Walk
Barnstaple
Devon
EX31 1EA
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 01271 327711
County Council: Devon County
Address:
Within the electoral area of Central Town Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of North Devon
The Member of Parliament is Harvey, Nick
Within the area of Barnstaple Civil Parish Council
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01020095
Ons Area Name:North Devon 008B
Average Age : 37.70
Population: 1521.00
Male Population: 746.00 (49.05%)
Female Population: 775.00 (50.95%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 21 (1.38%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
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Yeo Vale, Frankmarsh, Gorwell and Fort Hill, Barnstaple. Yeo Vale, Frankmarsh, Gorwell and Fort Hill has a population of 4,230, with 1,729 households. (2001 census) It is mostly residential, on the outskirts of Barnstaple on the East side. The population is varied, but mainly consists of young families. Frankmarsh and Gorwell is a mixture of Housing Authority and Private, whereas Yeo Vale and Fort Hill are mostly Private housing. Frankmarsh and Gorwell has been identified as being in the top ten of the most deprived wards nationally, and also houses the highest number of prolific young offenders in the County. The area has a variety of issues and problems, mostly involving young people. This has been highlighted and as a result, in 2006 funding was provided for the area, and the Youth Inclusion Project was formed to work with those most at risk of being involved in the criminal justice system. During 2006 and 2007, Anti Social behaviour in the area has been reduced considerably. A regeneration committee was formed also in 2006 and work is ongoing into the building of a Community Centre for the area. The area has a strong Community spirit and very supportive Primary Schools.

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Telephone: 101
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Recent Crime in the Area

Robbery1
Shoplifting35
Violent-crime89
Criminal-damage-arson34
Drugs3
Burglary11
Other-crime7
Vehicle-crime6
Other-theft18
Public-order12
Possession-of-weapons3
Theft-from-the-person1
Bicycle-theft2
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location details

Location Details

Bear Street

OS Reference: 256335, 133313
OS Grid Reference: SS563333
Latitude and Longitude: 51.080594815514, -4.0512404820768
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 0.595432 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Bear Street

Map Number: 180
Map Name: Barnstaple and Ilfracombe
Barnstaple
North Devon
Devon
South West
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