Benson Road

Postcode: CR0 4LR

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

Benson Road is located 8.95 miles South from the centre of London, 19.61 miles East from the centre of Woking, 21.99 miles North East from the centre of Guildford and 28.07 miles South from the centre of St Albans.

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Postcodes for Benson Road

CR0 4LR
CR0 4LQ
nearest tide point and watercourse

Tides and Rivers

Benson Road is approximately 11.3539 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 46 metres above sea level

The nearest significant watercourse to Benson Road is a river called River Wandle which is approximately 2.65418 kilometres away
Height

Height

The Central point of Benson Road is approximately 46 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Dialling Code: 020
Telephone Exchange: CROYDON - LSCRO
Telephone Cabinet: P34
Fibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises: FTTC
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Less than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 21.5
Median Speed: 11.7
Maximum Speed: >=30
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 39
water

Water and Drainage Details

Thames Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Benson Road

23 Benson Road
Sale Price: £330,000
Sale Date: 17/01/2017
41 Benson Road
Sale Price: £362,000
Sale Date: 01/07/2016
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

The Minster Junior School

Distance: 0.33 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Aided School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 430
Address: Warrington Road, CR0 4BH
Telephone: 02086885844
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Benson Road to The Minster Junior School

The Minster Nursery and Infant School

Distance: 0.33 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Aided School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 413
Address: Warrington Road, CR0 4BH
Telephone: 02086885844
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Benson Road to The Minster Nursery and Infant School

St Andrew's CofE Voluntary Aided High School

Distance: 0.33 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Aided School
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 653
Address: Warrington Road, CR0 4BH
Telephone: 02086868306
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Benson Road to St Andrew's CofE Voluntary Aided High School

Link Secondary School

Distance: 0.84 Kilometers
Type: Non-Maintained Special School
Phase: Special
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 47
Address: 82-86 Croydon Road, Beddington, CR0 4PD
Telephone: 02086887691
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Benson Road to Link Secondary School
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Croydon University Hospital

Address: 530 London Road, Thornton Heath, CR7 7YE,
NHS Sector
Croydon Health Services NHS Trust
Telephone: 020 8401 3000
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 2.03 (km)
Directions from Benson Road to Croydon University Hospital

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
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 3.37 (km)
Directions from Benson Road to Purley War Memorial Hospital

BMI Shirley Oaks Hospital

Address: Poppy Lane, Croydon, CR9 8AB,
Independent Sector
BMI Healthcare
Telephone: 0208 655 5500
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 4.13 (km)
Directions from Benson Road to BMI Shirley Oaks Hospital

Queen Mary's Hospital For Children

Address: Wrythe Lane, Carshalton, SM5 1AA,
NHS Sector
Epsom and St Helier University Hospitals NHS Trust
Telephone: 020 8296 2000
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 4.97 (km)
Directions from Benson Road to Queen Mary's Hospital For Children
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Kca (uk)

Address: Lantern Hall, 190 Church Road, Croydon, CR0 1SE
Telephone: 020 86047104
Distance: 0.67 (km)
Directions from Benson Road to Kca (uk)

Turning Point Croydon Recovery Network

Address: Lantern Hall, 190 Church Road, Croydon, London, CR0 1SE
Telephone: 07976 879197
Distance: 0.67 (km)
Directions from Benson Road to Turning Point Croydon Recovery Network

Safehaven

Address: Safehaven, Walk-in Centre, 45 High Street, Croydon, CR0 1QD
Telephone: 020 8666055
Distance: 0.91 (km)
Directions from Benson Road to Safehaven

Beddington Medical Centre

Address: Beddington Medical Centre, 172 Croydon Road, Beddington, Surrey, CR0 4PG
Telephone: 020 86888486
Distance: 1.22 (km)
Directions from Benson Road to Beddington Medical Centre
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 74 Croydon Road, Beddington, Croydon, CR0 4PB
Distance: 0.75 (km)
Directions from Benson Road to Dental Surgery

Croydon Dental Care

Address: Croydon Dental Care, 60 62 Church Street, Croydon, Surrey, CR0 1RB
Distance: 0.75 (km)
Directions from Benson Road to Croydon Dental Care

West Croydon Dental Practice

Address: West Croydon Dental Practice, 7 Derby Road, Croydon, Surrey, CR0 3SE
Distance: 1.01 (km)
Directions from Benson Road to West Croydon Dental Practice

Whitgift Dental Practice

Address: Whitgift Dental Practice, 1080 Whitgift Centre, Croydon, Surrey, CR0 1UX
Distance: 1.08 (km)
Directions from Benson Road to Whitgift Dental Practice
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Croydon Central Library

Croydon Clocktower, Katharine Street, Croydon, CR91ET
Telephone: 020 8726 6900
Distance: 0.98 Kilometres
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Directions from Benson Road to Croydon Central Library

Beddington Library

The Broadway, Beddington, CR04QR
Telephone: 0208688 5093
Distance: 1.37 Kilometres
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Directions from Benson Road to Beddington Library

Broad Green Library

89 Canterbury Road, Croydon, CR03HH
Telephone: 020 8726 6900
Distance: 1.62 Kilometres
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Directions from Benson Road to Broad Green Library

The Library @ The Phoenix Centre

Mollison Drive, Roundshaw, Wallington, SM69NZ
Telephone: 0208 7704901
Distance: 2.41 Kilometres
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Directions from Benson Road to The Library @ The Phoenix Centre

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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Waddon Station is 0.5 Kilometers away

Directions from Benson Road to Waddon

Waddon station is operated by Govia Thameslink Railway in the Croydon South area on the South Central Inner Suburban stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Ashtead • Balham • Banstead • Battersea Park • Belmont • Bookham • Boxhill & Westhumble • Carshalton Beeches • Cheam • Clandon • Clapham Junction • Crystal Palace • Dorking • Effingham Junction • Epsom • Epsom Downs • Ewell East • Gipsy Hill • Guildford • Horsley • Leatherhead • London Bridge • London Road Guildford • Norbury • Norwood Junction • Selhurst • Streatham Common • Streatham Hill • Sutton (Surrey) • Thornton Heath • Victoria • Wallington • Wandsworth Common • West Croydon • West Norwood

South Croydon Station is 1.63 Kilometers away

Directions from Benson Road to South Croydon

South Croydon station is operated by Govia Thameslink Railway in the Croydon Central 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 • Dormans • East Croydon • East Grinstead • Forest Hill • Honor Oak Park • Hurst Green • Imperial Wharf • Kenley • Kensington Olympia • Kingswood • Lingfield • London Bridge • New Cross Gate • Norbury • Norwood Junction • Oxted • Penge West • Purley • Purley Oaks • Reedham (Greater London) • Riddlesdown • Sanderstead • Selhurst • Shepherds Bush • Streatham Common • Sydenham • Tadworth • Tattenham Corner • Thornton Heath • Upper Warlingham • Victoria • Wandsworth Common • West Brompton • Whyteleafe • Whyteleafe South • Woldingham • Woodmansterne

Purley Oaks Station is 2.84 Kilometers away

Directions from Benson 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

Sanderstead Station is 2.86 Kilometers away

Directions from Benson Road to Sanderstead

Sanderstead 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: • Ashurst • Buxted • Clapham Junction • Cowden • Crowborough • Dormans • East Croydon • East Grinstead • Edenbridge Town • Eridge • Hever • Hurst Green • Lingfield • London Bridge • Norwood Junction • Oxted • Riddlesdown • Selhurst • South Croydon • Uckfield • Upper Warlingham • Victoria • Woldingham

Tube Stations

Nearest Tube Stations

Morden is (Zone 4) 6.66 Kilometers away (4.14 miles)
Colliers Wood is (Zone 3) 6.90 Kilometers away (4.29 miles)
Tooting Broadway is (Zone 3) 7.35 Kilometers away (4.57 miles)
South Wimbledon is (Zone 3) 7.38 Kilometers away (4.59 miles)
Airports

Nearest Airports

Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Wandsworth Riverside Quarter Pier is 11.81 Kilometers away
Directions from Benson Road to Wandsworth Riverside Quarter Pier
Chelsea Harbour Pier is 12.37 Kilometers away
Directions from Benson Road to Chelsea Harbour Pier
Putney Pier is 12.83 Kilometers away
Directions from Benson Road to Putney Pier
St George Wharf Pier is 12.84 Kilometers away
Directions from Benson Road to St George Wharf Pier
Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Benson Road is approximately 5.19 miles from the A23

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M23 J7/A23 - 10.68 Km Away
Directions from Benson Road to M23 J7/A23
Junction: M25 J7/M23 J8 - 11.94 Km Away
Directions from Benson Road to M25 J7/M23 J8
Junction: M25 J6/A22/B2235 - 12.94 Km Away
Directions from Benson Road to M25 J6/A22/B2235
Junction: M25 J8/A217 - 13.83 Km Away
Directions from Benson Road to M25 J8/A217

In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Morrisons Supermarket

500 Purley Way Croydon CR0 4NZ, CR0 4NZ
Distance: 0.59 Kilometres
Directions from Benson Road to Morrisons Supermarket

Sainsburys Supermarket

J Sainsbury Plc 2 Trafalgar Way Croydon CR0 4XT, CR0 4XT
Distance: 0.62 Kilometres
Directions from Benson Road to Sainsburys Supermarket

Lidl UK

68-74 Church Street Croydon CR0 1RB, CR0 1RB
Distance: 0.75 Kilometres
Directions from Benson Road to Lidl UK

Wing Tai Supermarket

75-77 Church Street Croydon Surrey CR0 1RH, CR0 1RH
Distance: 0.76 Kilometres
Directions from Benson Road to Wing Tai Supermarket

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Museum

Attraction Name: Museum of Croydon
Distance: 2.36 (km)
Directions from Benson Road to Museum of Croydon

Museum

Attraction Name: Honeywood Heritage Centre
Distance: 3.65 (km)
Directions from Benson Road to Honeywood Heritage Centre

Country Park

Attraction Name: South Norwood Country Park
Distance: 5 (km)
Directions from Benson Road to South Norwood Country Park

Museum

Attraction Name: Bethlem Royal Hospital Museum
Distance: 5.87 (km)
Directions from Benson Road to Bethlem Royal Hospital Museum

Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Croydon London Boro
Visit the Council's Website
Taberner House
Park Lane
Croydon
CR9 3JS
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 020 8726 6000
County Council: Greater London Authority
Address:
Within the electoral area of Waddon Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Croydon South
The Member of Parliament is Ottaway, Richard
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01001165
Ons Area Name:Croydon 024C
Average Age : 35.97
Population: 1656.00
Male Population: 807.00 (48.73%)
Female Population: 849.00 (51.27%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 33 (1.99%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
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Recent Crime in the Area

Violent-crime243
Other-crime10
Criminal-damage-arson48
Shoplifting92
Robbery38
Theft-from-the-person11
Other-theft72
Drugs81
Burglary36
Public-order49
Possession-of-weapons20
Vehicle-crime29
Bicycle-theft2
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location details

Location Details

Benson Road

OS Reference: 531442, 165243
OS Grid Reference: TQ314652
Latitude and Longitude: 51.370514955998, -0.11146035103312
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 11.3539 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Benson Road

Map Number: 177
Map Name: East London
Waddon
Croydon
Greater London
London
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