Bowers Avenue

Postcode: DA11 8PB

Bowers Avenue is a street in the settlement of Northfleet which is within the electoral area of Painters Ash Ward in the administration area of Gravesham District Council within Kent County Council located in the South East Euro Region of the UK.

Bowers Avenue is located 20.62 miles East from the centre of London, 12.6 miles North West from the centre of Maidstone, 22.21 miles South from the centre of Chelmsford and 33.08 miles West from the centre of Canterbury.

Road Name:Bowers Avenue
Road Number:U16021
Road Type:residential
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DA11 8PB
nearest tide point and watercourse

Tides and Rivers

Bowers Avenue is approximately 2.61742 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 39 metres above sea level

The nearest significant watercourse to Bowers Avenue is a tidal river called River Thames which is approximately 2.95542 kilometres away
Height

Height

The Central point of Bowers Avenue is approximately 39 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Dialling Code: 01474
Telephone Exchange: GRAVESEND - NDGRA
Telephone Cabinet: P39
Fibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises: FTTC
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Less than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 18.5
Median Speed: 2.6
Maximum Speed: >=30
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 14
water

Water and Drainage Details

Southern Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Bowers Avenue

1 Bowers Avenue
Sale Price: £194,000
Sale Date: 17/12/2009
1 Bowers Avenue
Sale Price: £195,000
Sale Date: 20/06/2007
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

Shears Green Junior School

Distance: 0.36 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 478
Address: White Avenue, Northfleet, DA11 7JB
Telephone: 01474567359
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Bowers Avenue to Shears Green Junior School

Shears Green Infant School

Distance: 0.51 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 358
Address: Packham Road, Northfleet, DA11 7JF
Telephone: 01474566700
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Bowers Avenue to Shears Green Infant School

Painters Ash Primary School

Distance: 0.96 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 416
Address: Masefield Road, Northfleet, DA11 8EL
Telephone: 01474568991
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Bowers Avenue to Painters Ash Primary School

Saint George's Church of England School

Distance: 0.98 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 979
Address: Meadow Road, DA11 7LS
Telephone: 01474533082
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Bowers Avenue to Saint George's Church of England School
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Gravesham Community Hospital

Address: Gravesham Community Hospital, Bath Street, Gravesend, DA11 0DG,
NHS Sector
Kent Community Health NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01474 360500
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Distance: 2.53 (km)
Directions from Bowers Avenue to Gravesham Community Hospital

Darent Valley Hospital

Address: Darenth Wood Road, Dartford, DA2 8DA,
NHS Sector
Dartford and Gravesham NHS Trust
Telephone: 01322 428100
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Distance: 6.62 (km)
Directions from Bowers Avenue to Darent Valley Hospital

BMI Fawkham Manor Hospital

Address: Manor Lane, Fawkham, Longfield, DA3 8ND,
Independent Sector
BMI Healthcare
Telephone: 01474 879900
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Distance: 7.11 (km)
Directions from Bowers Avenue to BMI Fawkham Manor Hospital

Little Brook Hospital

Address: Bow Arrow Lane, Stone, Dartford, DA2 6PB,
NHS Sector
Kent and Medway NHS and Social Care Partnership Trust
Telephone: 01322 622222
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Distance: 8.07 (km)
Directions from Bowers Avenue to Little Brook Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Ellenor Hospice

Address: Coldharbour Road, Gravesend, Kent, DA11 7HQ
Telephone: 01474 538508
Distance: 0.29 (km)
Directions from Bowers Avenue to Ellenor Hospice

The Ellenor Lions Hospice

Address: Coldharbour Road, Northfleet, Kent, DA11 7HQ
Telephone: 01474 320007
Distance: 0.29 (km)
Directions from Bowers Avenue to The Ellenor Lions Hospice

The Shrubbery Surgery

Address: The Shrubbery, 65a Perry St, Northfleet, Gravesend, Kent, DA11 8RD
Telephone: 01474 356661
Distance: 1.23 (km)
Directions from Bowers Avenue to The Shrubbery Surgery

Oakfield Health Centre, Practice 1

Address: Oakfield Health Centre, off Windsor Road, Gravesend, Kent, DA12 5BW
Telephone: 01474 560717
Distance: 1.34 (km)
Directions from Bowers Avenue to Oakfield Health Centre, Practice 1
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 25 Hunt Road, Northfleet, Gravesend, Kent, DA11 8JT
Distance: 0.49 (km)
Directions from Bowers Avenue to Dental Surgery

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 69 Perry Street, Northfleet, Gravesend, Kent, DA11 8RD
Distance: 1.23 (km)
Directions from Bowers Avenue to Dental Surgery

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 30 Old Road West, Gravesend, Kent, DA11 0LJ
Distance: 1.69 (km)
Directions from Bowers Avenue to Dental Surgery

Pelham Dental Studio

Address: Pelham Dental Studio, 2h the Avenue, Gravesend, Kent, DA11 0NA
Distance: 1.9 (km)
Directions from Bowers Avenue to Pelham Dental Studio
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Coldharbour Library

Coldharbour Road, Northfleet, Gravesend, DA118AE
Telephone: 01474 534787
Distance: 1.01 Kilometres
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Directions from Bowers Avenue to Coldharbour Library

Dashwood Library

Dashwood Road, Gravesham, DA117LY
Telephone: 01474 365489
Distance: 1.08 Kilometres
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Kings Farm Library

Sun Lane, Gravesend, DA125HR
Telephone: 01474 365491
Distance: 1.81 Kilometres
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Marling Cross Library

266 Mackenzie Way, Gravesham, DA125DY
Telephone: 01474 568033
Distance: 2.16 Kilometres
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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Gravesend Station is 2.37 Kilometers away

Directions from Bowers Avenue to Gravesend

Gravesend station is operated by Southeastern in the Gravesham area on the Gravesend / Swanley - Margate stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Abbey Wood • Albany Park • Ashford International • Belvedere • Bexley • Birchington-On-Sea • Blackheath • Broadstairs • Cannon Street • Charing Cross • Charlton • Chatham • Chestfield & Swalecliffe • Crayford • Dartford • Deal • Deptford • Dover Priory • Dumpton Park • Erith • Faversham • Folkestone Central • Folkestone West • Gillingham (Kent) • Greenhithe • Greenwich • Herne Bay • Higham • Hither Green • Lee • Lewisham • London Bridge • Maidstone West • Margate • Martin Mill • Maze Hill • Mottingham • New Eltham • Northfleet • Plumstead • Rainham (Kent) • Ramsgate • Rochester • Sandwich • Sidcup • Sittingbourne • Slade Green • Snodland • Stone Crossing • Strood • Swanscombe • Walmer • Waterloo (East) • Westcombe Park • Westgate-On-Sea • Whitstable • Woolwich Arsenal • Woolwich Dockyard

Northfleet Station is 3.23 Kilometers away

Directions from Bowers Avenue to Northfleet

Northfleet station is operated by Southeastern in the Gravesham area on the Dartford Lines to Gravesend and Hayes Branch stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Abbey Wood • Albany Park • Belvedere • Bexley • Blackheath • Cannon Street • Charing Cross • Charlton • Chatham • Crayford • Dartford • Deptford • Erith • Gillingham (Kent) • Gravesend • Greenhithe • Greenwich • Higham • Hither Green • Lee • Lewisham • London Bridge • Maze Hill • Mottingham • New Eltham • Plumstead • Rochester • Sidcup • Slade Green • Stone Crossing • Strood • Swanscombe • Waterloo (East) • Westcombe Park • Woolwich Arsenal • Woolwich Dockyard

Swanscombe Station is 4.17 Kilometers away

Directions from Bowers Avenue to Swanscombe

Swanscombe station is operated by Southeastern in the Dartford area on the Dartford Lines to Gravesend and Hayes Branch stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Abbey Wood • Albany Park • Belvedere • Bexley • Blackheath • Cannon Street • Charing Cross • Charlton • Chatham • Crayford • Dartford • Deptford • Erith • Gillingham (Kent) • Gravesend • Greenhithe • Greenwich • Higham • Hither Green • Lee • Lewisham • London Bridge • Maze Hill • Mottingham • New Eltham • Northfleet • Plumstead • Rochester • Sidcup • Slade Green • Stone Crossing • Strood • Waterloo (East) • Westcombe Park • Woolwich Arsenal • Woolwich Dockyard

Tilbury Town Station is 4.47 Kilometers away

Directions from Bowers Avenue to Tilbury Town

Tilbury Town station is operated by c2c in the Thurrock area on the Tilbury Loop stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Barking • Benfleet • Chafford Hundred • Chalkwell • Dagenham Dock • East Tilbury • Fenchurch Street • Grays • Leigh-On-Sea • Limehouse • Ockendon • Pitsea • Purfleet • Rainham (Essex) • Shoeburyness • Southend Central • Southend East • Stanford-Le-Hope • Thorpe Bay • Upminster • West Ham • Westcliff

Airports

Nearest Airports

London City Airport is 22.79 Kilometers away Directions from Bowers Avenue to London City Airport
Biggin Hill Airport is 24.2 Kilometers away Directions from Bowers Avenue to Biggin Hill Airport
London Southend Airport is 29.27 Kilometers away Directions from Bowers Avenue to London Southend Airport
London Gatwick Airport is 46.34 Kilometers away Directions from Bowers Avenue to London Gatwick Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Gravesend Pier is 2.85 Kilometers away
Directions from Bowers Avenue to Gravesend Pier
Tilbury Ferry Terminal is 3.33 Kilometers away
Directions from Bowers Avenue to Tilbury Ferry Terminal
Woolwich Arsenal Pier is 21.07 Kilometers away
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Woolwich Ferry South Pier is 21.61 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Bowers Avenue is approximately 0.33 miles from the A2

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M25 J2/A2(T)/A282(T) - 7.85 Km Away
Directions from Bowers Avenue to M25 J2/A2(T)/A282(T)
Junction: M25 J31/A13(T)/A282(T)/A1090 - 9.31 Km Away
Directions from Bowers Avenue to M25 J31/A13(T)/A282(T)/A1090
Junction: M2 J2/A228 - 9.37 Km Away
Directions from Bowers Avenue to M2 J2/A228
Junction: M25 J30/A13(T) - 10.16 Km Away
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In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Farmfoods Ltd

7-9 Thamesgate Shopping Centre, New Road, Gravesend, Kent, DA11 0AU
Distance: 2.49 Kilometres
Directions from Bowers Avenue to Farmfoods Ltd

Poundland

Thamesgate Shopping Centre, New Road, Gravesend, Kent, DA11 0AU
Distance: 2.49 Kilometres
Directions from Bowers Avenue to Poundland

The Co-operative

14 Station Road, Longfield, Kent, DA3 7QH
Distance: 4.46 Kilometres
Directions from Bowers Avenue to The Co-operative

Co-op

Coop, 14 - 16 Calcutta Road, Tilbury, Essex, RM18 7QU
Distance: 4.48 Kilometres
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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Gravesend Civil Defence Bunker
Distance: 1.03 (km)
Directions from Bowers Avenue to Gravesend Civil Defence Bunker

Museum

Attraction Name: Gravesham Museum, New Tavern Fort
Distance: 3.34 (km)
Directions from Bowers Avenue to Gravesham Museum, New Tavern Fort

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Tilbury Fort
Distance: 3.68 (km)
Directions from Bowers Avenue to Tilbury Fort

Landmark or Antiquity

Attraction Name: Tilbury Fort
Distance: 3.74 (km)
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Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Gravesham District
Visit the Council's Website
Civic Centre
Windmill Street
Gravesend
Kent
DA12 1AU
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 01474 337 000
County Council: Kent County
Address:
Within the electoral area of Painters Ash Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Gravesham
The Member of Parliament is Holloway, Adam
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01024286
Ons Area Name:Gravesham 009B
Average Age : 41.40
Population: 1626.00
Male Population: 818.00 (50.31%)
Female Population: 808.00 (49.69%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 6 (0.37%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
Find a Local Neighbourhood Watch Scheme

The Gwynfi ward incoperates both Abergwynfi and Blaengwynfi,the both villages are situated at the top end of the Afan Valley which then leads up to the Bwlch mountain and on to the Rhondda and Ogmore valleys along the A4107.

The area was once a thriving mining village,supplying fuel for the tin and iron works in Port Talbot,sadly the pits have now closed and employment is seeked out side the village in Port Talbot,Maesteg,the Rhondda Valley and even as far as Bridgend.

 

Visit Police Website
Telephone: 101 or contact named
Policing Links:
Ourbobby.com

Recent Crime in the Area

Criminal-damage-arson21
Other-theft28
Violent-crime54
Drugs6
Robbery5
Burglary10
Other-crime9
Shoplifting7
Vehicle-crime11
Public-order7
Possession-of-weapons1
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location details

Location Details

Bowers Avenue

OS Reference: 563590, 171864
OS Grid Reference: TQ636719
Latitude and Longitude: 51.421653935239, 0.35311260013386
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 2.61742 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Bowers Avenue

Map Number: 177
Map Name: East London
Perry Street
Kent
South East
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