Birch Road

Postcode: CT1 3BS

Birch Road is a street in the settlement of Canterbury which is within the electoral area of Wincheap Ward in the administration area of Canterbury District Council within Kent County Council located in the South East Euro Region of the UK.

Birch Road is located 53.4 miles East from the centre of London, 0.96 miles South West from the centre of Canterbury, 23.72 miles East from the centre of Maidstone and 41.26 miles South East from the centre of Chelmsford.

Road Name:Birch Road
Road Type:residential
Speed Limit:20 Mph
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CT1 3BS
Height

Height

The Central point of Birch Road is approximately 28 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Dialling Code: 01227
Telephone Exchange: CANTERBURY - NDCAN
Telephone Cabinet: P70
Fibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises: FTTC
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Less than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 16.5
Median Speed: 4.6
Maximum Speed: >=30
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 27
water

Water and Drainage Details

Southern Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Birch Road

50 Birch Road
Sale Price: £202,000
Sale Date: 08/05/2017
52 Birch Road
Sale Price: £197,000
Sale Date: 07/02/2017
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

Wincheap Foundation Primary School

Distance: 0.39 Kilometers
Type: Foundation School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 434
Address: Hollow Lane, CT1 3SD
Telephone: 01227464134
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birch Road to Wincheap Foundation Primary School

The Orchard School

Distance: 0.79 Kilometers
Type: Community Special School
Phase: Special
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 70
Address: Cambridge Road, CT1 3QQ
Telephone: 01227769220
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birch Road to The Orchard School

St Nicholas' School

Distance: 0.92 Kilometers
Type: Community Special School
Phase: Special
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 220
Address: Holme Oak Close, Nunnery Fields, CT1 3JJ
Telephone: 01227464316
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birch Road to St Nicholas' School

The Canterbury Primary School

Distance: 1.25 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 247
Address: City View, Franklyn Road, CT2 8PT
Telephone: 01227462883
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birch Road to The Canterbury Primary School
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Kent and Canterbury Hospital

Address: Kent and Canterbury Hospital, Ethelbert Road, Canterbury, CT1 3NG,
NHS Sector
East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01227 766877
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Distance: 1.36 (km)
Directions from Birch Road to Kent and Canterbury Hospital

BMI The Chaucer Hospital

Address: Nackington Road, Canterbury, CT4 7AR,
Independent Sector
BMI Healthcare
Telephone: 01227 825100
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Distance: 1.52 (km)
Directions from Birch Road to BMI The Chaucer Hospital

St Martin's Hospital

Address: Littlebourne Road, Canterbury, CT1 1TD,
NHS Sector
Kent and Medway NHS and Social Care Partnership Trust
Telephone: 01227 459371
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Distance: 2.88 (km)
Directions from Birch Road to St Martin's Hospital

Whitstable and Tankerton Hospital

Address: Whitstable and Tankerton Hospital, Northwood Road, Tankerton, Whitstable, CT5 2HN,
NHS Sector
Kent Community Health NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01227 594601
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Distance: 10.52 (km)
Directions from Birch Road to Whitstable and Tankerton Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Turning Point Canterbury

Address: 39-41 Wincheap, Canterbury, Kent, CT1 3RX
Telephone: 0300 1231186
Distance: 0.72 (km)
Directions from Birch Road to Turning Point Canterbury

Canterbury Health Centre

Address: Canterbury Health Centre, 26 Old Dover Road, Canterbury, Kent, CT1 3JH
Telephone: 0300 0426600
Distance: 1.31 (km)
Directions from Birch Road to Canterbury Health Centre

Dmc Community Dermatology Service

Address: Kent&canterbury Hosp, Ethelbert Road, Canterbury, CT1 3NG
Telephone: 01795 342011
Distance: 1.36 (km)
Directions from Birch Road to Dmc Community Dermatology Service

Int Care (gp) Canterbury

Address: Ecc,kent&canterbury Hosp, St Ethelbert Road, Canterbury, CT1 3NG
Telephone: 01227 766877
Distance: 1.36 (km)
Directions from Birch Road to Int Care (gp) Canterbury
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Castle Street Dental Surgery

Address: Castle Street Dental Surgery, 69 Castle Street, Canterbury, Kent, CT1 2QD
Distance: 1.32 (km)
Directions from Birch Road to Castle Street Dental Surgery

St Georges Dental Practice

Address: St Georges Dental Practice, 9 Upper Bridge Street, Canterbury, Kent, CT1 2NA
Distance: 1.49 (km)
Directions from Birch Road to St Georges Dental Practice

Burgate Dental Practice

Address: Burgate Dental Practice, 14 Burgate, Canterbury, Kent, CT1 2HG
Distance: 1.65 (km)
Directions from Birch Road to Burgate Dental Practice

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 52 London Road, Canterbury, Kent, CT2 8LF
Distance: 1.73 (km)
Directions from Birch Road to Dental Surgery
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Canterbury Library - Temporary Location

35 Pound Lane, Canterbury, CT12BZ
Telephone: 08458 247200
Distance: 1.84 Kilometres
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Directions from Birch Road to Canterbury Library - Temporary Location

Sturry Library

Chafy Crescent, Sturry, Canterbury, CT20BA
Telephone: 01227 711479
Distance: 5.22 Kilometres
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Directions from Birch Road to Sturry Library

Boughton-Under-Blean Library

Village Hall, Boughton-under-Blean, Faversham, ME139JF
Telephone: 01228 751860
Distance: 9.03 Kilometres
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Directions from Birch Road to Boughton-Under-Blean Library

Whitstable Library

31-33 Oxford Street, Whitstable, CT51DB
Telephone: 08458 247200
Distance: 10.3 Kilometres
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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Canterbury West Station is 1.95 Kilometers away

Directions from Birch Road to Canterbury West

Canterbury West station is operated by Southeastern in the Canterbury area on the East Kent Routes stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Ashford International • Barming • Bearsted • Borough Green & Wrotham • Broadstairs • Bromley South • Cannon Street • Charing • Charing Cross • Chartham • Chilham • East Malling • Harrietsham • Headcorn • Hildenborough • Hollingbourne • Kemsing • Lenham • London Bridge • Maidstone East • Marden • Margate • Minster • Orpington • Otford • Paddock Wood • Pluckley • Ramsgate • Sevenoaks • St.Mary Cray • Staplehurst • Sturry • Swanley • Tonbridge • Victoria • Waterloo (East) • West Malling • Wye

Chartham Station is 3.62 Kilometers away

Directions from Birch Road to Chartham

Chartham station is operated by Southeastern in the Canterbury area on the East Kent Routes stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Ashford International • Barming • Bearsted • Borough Green & Wrotham • Bromley South • Cannon Street • Canterbury West • Charing • Charing Cross • Chilham • East Malling • Harrietsham • Headcorn • Hildenborough • Hollingbourne • Kemsing • Lenham • London Bridge • Maidstone East • Marden • Minster • Orpington • Otford • Paddock Wood • Pluckley • Ramsgate • Sevenoaks • St.Mary Cray • Staplehurst • Sturry • Swanley • Tonbridge • Victoria • Waterloo (East) • West Malling • Wye

Sturry Station is 5.33 Kilometers away

Directions from Birch Road to Sturry

Sturry station is operated by Southeastern in the Canterbury area on the East Kent Routes stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Ashford International • Cannon Street • Canterbury West • Charing Cross • Chartham • Chilham • Headcorn • Hildenborough • London Bridge • Marden • Minster • Orpington • Paddock Wood • Pluckley • Ramsgate • Sevenoaks • Staplehurst • Tonbridge • Waterloo (East) • Wye

Chilham Station is 6.86 Kilometers away

Directions from Birch Road to Chilham

Chilham station is operated by Southeastern in the Ashford area on the East Kent Routes stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Ashford International • Barming • Bearsted • Borough Green & Wrotham • Bromley South • Cannon Street • Canterbury West • Charing • Charing Cross • Chartham • East Malling • Harrietsham • Headcorn • Hildenborough • Hollingbourne • Kemsing • Lenham • London Bridge • Maidstone East • Marden • Minster • Orpington • Otford • Paddock Wood • Pluckley • Ramsgate • Sevenoaks • St.Mary Cray • Staplehurst • Sturry • Swanley • Tonbridge • Victoria • Waterloo (East) • West Malling • Wye

Airports

Nearest Airports

Kent International Airport is 22 Kilometers away Directions from Birch Road to Kent International Airport
Lydd London Ashford Airport is 35.99 Kilometers away Directions from Birch Road to Lydd London Ashford Airport
London Southend Airport is 41.96 Kilometers away Directions from Birch Road to London Southend Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Folkestone Eurotunnel Terminal is 19.3 Kilometers away
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Dover Eastern Docks Ferry Terminal is 23.93 Kilometers away
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Dover Western Docks Ferry Terminal is 24.01 Kilometers away
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Ramsgate Ferry Terminal is 24.98 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Birch Road is approximately 0.06 miles from the A2

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M2 J7/A2(T)/A2/A299 - 10.58 Km Away
Directions from Birch Road to M2 J7/A2(T)/A2/A299
Junction: M2 J6/A251 - 12.99 Km Away
Directions from Birch Road to M2 J6/A251
Junction: M20 J10/A2070(T)/A292(T)/A2070/A20 - 18.09 Km Away
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Junction: M20 J9/A20/A251 - 18.25 Km Away
Directions from Birch Road to M20 J9/A20/A251

In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

B & M Stores

Unit 1, Riverside Retail Park, Ten Perch Road, Canterbury,, CT1 3TQ
Distance: 0.57 Kilometres
Directions from Birch Road to B & M Stores

Morrisons

Ten Perch Road, Canterbury,, CT1 3TQ
Distance: 0.57 Kilometres
Directions from Birch Road to Morrisons

Londis

70 Zealand Road, Canterbury,, CT1 3QB
Distance: 0.67 Kilometres
Directions from Birch Road to Londis

Iceland

Maynard Road, Canterbury,, CT1 3RH
Distance: 0.68 Kilometres
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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Conduit House, St Augustine's Abbey
Distance: 3.51 (km)
Directions from Birch Road to Conduit House, St Augustine's Abbey

Castle

Attraction Name: Norman Castle
Distance: 4.06 (km)
Directions from Birch Road to Norman Castle

Nature Reserve

Attraction Name: Tyler Hill Meadow Nature Reserve
Distance: 4.23 (km)
Directions from Birch Road to Tyler Hill Meadow Nature Reserve

Historic Place of Worship

Attraction Name: Canterbury Cathedral
Distance: 4.55 (km)
Directions from Birch Road to Canterbury Cathedral

Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Canterbury District
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Military Road
Canterbury
Kent
CT1 1YW
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 01227 862 000
County Council: Kent County
Address:
Within the electoral area of Wincheap Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Canterbury
The Member of Parliament is Rosie Duffield
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In the 2017 General Election Rosie Duffield won with a majority of 187 the result was Lab gain from Con. The total electorate was 78182
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01024130
Ons Area Name:Canterbury 019C
Average Age : 37.72
Population: 2534.00
Male Population: 1179.00 (46.53%)
Female Population: 1355.00 (53.47%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 28 (1.1%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
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Wincheap ward in Canterbury is an urban area with more than 3,900 households.

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Telephone: 101
Policing Links:
Canterbury City Council

Recent Crime in the Area

Public-order26
Shoplifting41
Drugs16
Violent-crime108
Burglary26
Possession-of-weapons5
Criminal-damage-arson42
Vehicle-crime17
Other-theft22
Bicycle-theft14
Theft-from-the-person3
Robbery5
Other-crime8
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location details

Location Details

Birch Road

OS Reference: 614092, 156493
OS Grid Reference: TR141565
Latitude and Longitude: 51.266804745963, 1.0693100267714
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 4.77556 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Birch Road

Map Number: 179
Map Name: Canterbury & East Kent
Wincheap
Kent
South East
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