Benson Road

Postcode: TR1 3TN

Benson Road is a street in the settlement of Truro governed by Truro Civil Parish council in the administration area of Cornwall Council located in the South West Euro Region of the UK.

Benson Road is located 232.62 miles West from the centre of London, 0.43 miles North West from the centre of Truro, 10.22 miles South from the centre of Newquay and 12.79 miles West from the centre of St Austell.

Road Name:Benson Road
Road Type:residential
Hotels Find Hotels and Places to Stay Near Benson Road Hotels
map

Hotels Find Hotels and Places to Stay Near Benson Road Hotels


Click to upload a Photo of Benson Road

Map of Benson Road

postcodes

Postcodes for Benson Road

TR1 3TN
Height

Height

The Central point of Benson Road is approximately 12 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Dialling Code: 01872
Telephone Exchange: TRURO - WWTRUR
Telephone Cabinet: P3
Fibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises: FTTC
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Greater than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 27.1
Median Speed: 15.2
Maximum Speed: >=30
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 9
water

Water and Drainage Details

South West Water
Visit South West Water's Website
House Sales

Recent House Sales in Benson Road

1 Benson Road
Sale Price: £208,600
Sale Date: 06/05/2005
1 Benson Road
Sale Price: £76,995
Sale Date: 16/06/2000
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

Truro Nursery School

Distance: 0.37 Kilometers
Type: LA Nursery School
Phase: Nursery
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 79
Address: Higher Trehaverne, TR1 3RJ
Telephone: 01872274693
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Benson Road to Truro Nursery School

St Mary's CofE School, Truro

Distance: 0.37 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Controlled School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 203
Address: Higher Trehaverne, TR1 3RJ
Telephone: 01872276689
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Benson Road to St Mary's CofE School, Truro

Bosvigo School

Distance: 0.51 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 313
Address: Chapel Hill, TR1 3BJ
Telephone: 01872274034
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Benson Road to Bosvigo School

Glynn House Alternative Provision Academy

Distance: 0.9 Kilometers
Type: Academy Alternative Provision Converter
Phase: PRU
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 13
Address: Glynn House, TR1 3AY
Telephone: 01872270757
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Benson Road to Glynn House Alternative Provision Academy
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Duchy Hospital

Address: Penventinnie Lane, Truro, TR1 3UP,
Independent Sector
Ramsay Healthcare UK Operations Limited
Telephone: 0800 917 0022
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 2.3 (km)
Directions from Benson Road to Duchy Hospital

Royal Cornwall Hospital (Treliske)

Address: Treliske, Truro, TR1 3LQ,
NHS Sector
Royal Cornwall Hospitals NHS Trust
Telephone: 01872 250000
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 2.34 (km)
Directions from Benson Road to Royal Cornwall Hospital (Treliske)

Falmouth Hospital

Address: Trescobeas Road, Falmouth, TR11 2JA,
Independent Sector
Peninsula Community Health C.I.C
Telephone: 01326 430000
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 12.44 (km)
Directions from Benson Road to Falmouth Hospital

Camborne Redruth Community Hospital

Address: Barncoose Terrace, Barncoose, Redruth, TR15 3ER,
Independent Sector
Peninsula Community Health C.I.C
Telephone: 01209 318000
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 13.65 (km)
Directions from Benson Road to Camborne Redruth Community Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Cornwall Health for Homeless

Address: Cwll Health for Homeless, St Petrocs Resource Ctr, 8 City Road, Truro, Cornwall, TR1 2JJ
Telephone: 01872 273617
Distance: 0.57 (km)
Directions from Benson Road to Cornwall Health for Homeless

Early Intervention Service Carrick

Address: Tresillian Buidling, Old Cnty Hall, Station Rd, Truro, TR1 3HA
Telephone: 01872 323632
Distance: 0.58 (km)
Directions from Benson Road to Early Intervention Service Carrick

Community Team Truro

Address: Truro Health Park, Infirmary Hill, Truro, TR1 2JA
Telephone: 01208 834600
Distance: 0.82 (km)
Directions from Benson Road to Community Team Truro

Lander Medical Practice

Address: Truro Health Park, Infirmary Hill, Truro, Cornwall, TR1 2JA
Telephone: 01872 246810
Distance: 0.82 (km)
Directions from Benson Road to Lander Medical Practice
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

13 St Georges Road

Address: 13 St Georges Road, Truro, Cornwall, TR1 3JE
Distance: 0.33 (km)
Directions from Benson Road to 13 St Georges Road

St Georges Dental Practice

Address: St Georges Dental Practice, 16 St Georges Road, Truro, Cornwall, TR1 3JD
Distance: 0.39 (km)
Directions from Benson Road to St Georges Dental Practice

Ocean Dental

Address: Ocean Dental, 14 Edward Street, Truro, Cornwall, TR1 3AJ
Distance: 0.41 (km)
Directions from Benson Road to Ocean Dental

Richmond Dental Practice

Address: Richmond Dental Practice, 32 Ferris Town, Truro, Cornwall, TR1 3JJ
Distance: 0.41 (km)
Directions from Benson Road to Richmond Dental Practice
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Truro Library

Union Place, Truro, TR11EP
Telephone: 01872 279205
Distance: 0.71 Kilometres
Visit Website
Directions from Benson Road to Truro Library

Perranporth Library

Oddfellows Hall, Ponsmere Road, Perranporth, TR60BW
Telephone: 01872 572 590
Distance: 10.99 Kilometres
Visit Website
Directions from Benson Road to Perranporth Library

St Agnes Library

The Car Park, St Agnes, TR50TP
Telephone: 01872 553 245
Distance: 11.3 Kilometres
Visit Website
Directions from Benson Road to St Agnes Library

Penryn Library

St Thomas Street, Penryn, TR108JN
Telephone:
Distance: 11.38 Kilometres
Visit Website
Directions from Benson Road to Penryn Library

Hotels, Guest Houses, Bed & Breakfasts and Places to Stay Near Benson Road

Hotels

Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Perranwell Station is 6.62 Kilometers away

Directions from Benson Road to Perranwell

Perranwell station is operated by Great Western Railway in the Truro and Falmouth area on the Falmouth Docks Branch stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Falmouth Docks • Falmouth Town • Penmere • Penryn • Truro

Penryn Station is 11.23 Kilometers away

Directions from Benson Road to Penryn

Penryn station is operated by Great Western Railway in the Truro and Falmouth area on the Falmouth Docks Branch stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Falmouth Docks • Falmouth Town • Penmere • Perranwell • Truro

Falmouth Docks Station is 12.87 Kilometers away

Directions from Benson Road to Falmouth Docks

Falmouth Docks station is operated by Great Western Railway in the Truro and Falmouth area on the Falmouth Docks Branch stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Falmouth Town • Penmere • Penryn • Perranwell • Truro

Penmere Station is 13 Kilometers away

Directions from Benson Road to Penmere

Penmere station is operated by Great Western Railway in the Truro and Falmouth area on the Falmouth Docks Branch stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Falmouth Docks • Falmouth Town • Penryn • Perranwell • Truro

Airports

Nearest Airports

Newquay St Mawgan Airport is 20.48 Kilometers away Directions from Benson Road to Newquay St Mawgan Airport
Penzance Airport is 35.92 Kilometers away Directions from Benson Road to Penzance Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Tolverne Ferry Landing is 5.62 Kilometers away
Directions from Benson Road to Tolverne Ferry Landing
Trelisick Ferry Landing is 5.98 Kilometers away
Directions from Benson Road to Trelisick Ferry Landing
Philleigh King Harry Ferry Landing is 6.1 Kilometers away
Directions from Benson Road to Philleigh King Harry Ferry Landing
Ponsharden Ferry Landing is 11.45 Kilometers away
Directions from Benson Road to Ponsharden Ferry Landing
Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Benson Road is approximately 3.29 miles from the A30

Nearest Motorway Junctions

In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Sainsbury's

J Sainsbury Plc, Treyew Road, Truro, Cornwall, TR1 3XL
Distance: 0.72 Kilometres
Directions from Benson Road to Sainsbury's

Co-operative

26 Boscawen Street, Truro, Cornwall, TR1 2QQ
Distance: 0.82 Kilometres
Directions from Benson Road to Co-operative

Tesco

Garras Wharf, Truro, Cornwall, TR1 2TN
Distance: 1.19 Kilometres
Directions from Benson Road to Tesco

Waitrose

Union Hill, Truro, Cornwall, TR1 1RH
Distance: 1.84 Kilometres
Directions from Benson Road to Waitrose

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Historic Place of Worship

Attraction Name: Truro Cathedral
Distance: 0.29 (km)
Directions from Benson Road to Truro Cathedral

Garden

Attraction Name: Bosvigo
Distance: 0.64 (km)
Directions from Benson Road to Bosvigo

Museum

Attraction Name: Royal Cornwall Museum (World Heritage Site)
Distance: 0.78 (km)
Directions from Benson Road to Royal Cornwall Museum (World Heritage Site)

Garden

Attraction Name: Trelissick Gardens
Distance: 6.09 (km)
Directions from Benson Road to Trelissick Gardens

Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Cornwall
Visit the Council's Website
County Hall
Treyew Road
Truro
Cornwall
TR1 3AY
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 0300 1234 100
Within the electoral area of Not Found -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Truro and Falmouth
The Member of Parliament is Sarah Newton
Details for the MP Sarah Newton on parliament.uk
Details for the MP Sarah Newton on theyworkforyou.com
In the 2017 General Election Sarah Newton won with a majority of 3792 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 74683
Within the area of Truro Civil Parish Council
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01018857
Ons Area Name:Cornwall 043E
Average Age : 43.26
Population: 1173.00
Male Population: 544.00 (46.38%)
Female Population: 629.00 (53.62%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 20 (1.71%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
Find a Local Neighbourhood Watch Scheme

Our neighbourhood is diverse and stretches from Treliske Hospital in the west and to Truro Heights, Kenwyn Hill in the North, the southern boundary runs along the Newham branchline and the eastern edge is marked by Daubuz Moor along with City Road and Infirmary Hill.

There are three state primary schools on our patch; Bosvigo, St Marys and Truro Learning Academy. Truro High School and Truro Preparatory school are also within our area and we visit all of our schools to deliver presentations on specific topics throughout the year.

Hendra skatepark is a world class skate facility in our neighbourhood. This hugely popular amenity is used by all ages and abilities. Team members conduct regular patrols of the skatepark and surrounding area.

Officers work with various community groups in our neighbourhood, these include neighbourhood watch co-ordinators, residents associations and youth clubs; with the aim of making our neighbourhood an even better place to live.

We welcome you to contact us regarding any matter, this can be done by calling 101 or:

PHONE - 01872 227113 (answerphone)

EMAIL - truro@devonandcornwall.pnn.police.uk

FACEBOOK - www.facebook.com/TruroPolice

TWITTER - @PoliceTruro

 

Visit Police Website
Email Police
Telephone: 101
Policing Links:

Recent Crime in the Area

Violent-crime46
Public-order20
Possession-of-weapons2
Shoplifting25
Other-theft8
Drugs5
Criminal-damage-arson19
Bicycle-theft1
Burglary7
Theft-from-the-person1
Vehicle-crime1
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

Map of Crimes Committed Near Benson Road

map

 Random Street  

Kirkdale Gnds
Wilsthorpe

Location details

Location Details

Benson Road

OS Reference: 181931, 045207
OS Grid Reference: SW819452
Latitude and Longitude: 50.265890541295, -5.0602718853056
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 0.835352 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Benson Road

Map Number: 204
Map Name: Truro & Falmouth
Kenwyn
Cornwall
South West
Find eBay items near you

Find eBay Items Near TR1 3TN

Back to Top