Bowers Road

Postcode: DT5 2JF



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Road Name:Bowers Road
Road Type:residential

Bowers Road is a street in the settlement of Weston governed by Portland Civil Parish council which is within the electoral area of Tophill West Ward in the administration area of Weymouth and Portland District Council within Dorset County Council located in the South West Euro Region of the UK.

Bowers Road is located 121.68 miles South West from the centre of London, 12 miles South from the centre of Dorchester, 28.57 miles South West from the centre of Bournemouth and 28.87 miles South from the centre of Yeovil.

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Postcodes for Bowers Road

DT5 2JF
nearest tide point and watercourse

Tides and Rivers

Bowers Road is approximately 0.313803 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 76 metres above sea level

The nearest significant watercourse to Bowers Road is an unnamed tidal river which is approximately 5.29878 kilometres away
Height

Height

The Central point of Bowers Road is approximately 76 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Dialling Code: 01305
Telephone Exchange: PORTLAND - STPORTL
Telephone Cabinet: P16
Fibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises: FTTC

Hotels and Places to Stay Near Bowers Road

Hotel information updated 06/02/2017

Hotels
Trevina - easton
Trevina is a holiday home with a barbecue, set in Portland. The unit is 2.1 km from Portland Bill Lighthouse. There is a dining area and a kitchen complete with a dishwasher, an oven and toaster. A TV is available.
Address:, DT5 2BZ, Portland
Number of Rooms:1
Lowest Price Room:£84.5
Larkrise - easton
Larkrise is a cottage set in Portland, 1.4 km from Portland Bill Lighthouse. The property is 6 km from Portland Harbour and boasts views of the garden. There is a dining area and a kitchen as well as a private bathroom. A TV is provided.
Address:, DT5, Portland
Number of Rooms:1
Lowest Price Room:£40.428571
Sea Stones - easton
Sea Stones is a cottage located in Portland, 1.9 km from Portland Bill Lighthouse. The cottage is 5 km from Portland Harbour. The unit is equipped with a kitchen. A TV and DVD player are provided. There is a private bathroom with a bath or shower.
Address:, DT5, Portland
Number of Rooms:1
Lime Cottage - easton
Lime Cottage is a holiday home situated in Portland, 2.9 km from Portland Bill Lighthouse. The holiday home is 4.1 km from Portland Harbour. The kitchen comes with a dishwasher and an oven and there is a private bathroom.
Address:, DT5 2AP, Portland nr. Weymouth
Number of Rooms:1
Maritime Hotel - easton
Located on Portland's historic cliff tops, Maritime Hotel boasts panoramic views of the sea and Dorset’s famous Jurassic coastline. It features a restaurant and free parking.
Address:Southwell Park, DT5 2NA, Portland, Dorset
Number of Rooms:41
Lowest Price Room:£69
Highest Price Room:£220
Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Weymouth and Portland District
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Council Offices
North Quay
Weymouth
Dorset
DT4 8TA
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Telephone Number: 01305 838000
County Council: Dorset County
Address:
Within the electoral area of Tophill West Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of South Dorset
The Member of Parliament is Drax, Richard
Within the area of Portland Civil Parish Council
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Water and Drainage Details

Wessex Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Bowers Road

11 Bowers Road
Sale Price: £147,000
Sale Date: 20/02/2015
7 Bowers Road
Sale Price: £145,000
Sale Date: 05/08/2011
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01020564
Ons Area Name:Weymouth and Portland 009B
Average Age : 36.95
Population: 1621.00
Male Population: 781.00 (48.18%)
Female Population: 840.00 (51.82%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 30 (1.85%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
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Weymouth & Portland is recognised as one of the most attractive areas in the country, and received international recognition by hosting the Olympic and Paralympic sailing events in the summer of 2012. The Weymouth & Portland Sailing Academy is the country’s premier sailing venue.

The area has been a traditional summer holiday resort since King George III came to Weymouth in 1789 and the large white horse carved into the hills on the edge of Weymouth remind residents and tourists of this.

The area has much to offer residents and visitors alike, being part of the Jurassic Coast, the scenery attracts visitors back time and time again, many staying in the towns popular hotels or at one of the campsites situated in the Borough.

Dorset Police in Weymouth operate from the building at Radipole Lane, near to the football ground, with Patrol and Safer Neighborhood Teams working together with other Agencies to make the area even safer than it already is.

Crime and Anti Social Behaviour has been falling over a number of years and with diminishing resources available, the challenge will be to continue this downward trend.

The key priority of the team at Weymouth and Portland is to find long term solutions to problems of Anti Social Behaviour and the aim of the team is to improve the quality of people’s lives within our community.

Officers follow a victim focused approach which is designed to support the needs of the victim putting them at the heart of everything that we do. Alongside this officers are proactive in targeting offenders .

We will be working with all our partners to enhance the Town Centre, in order to improve the quality of its family orientated facilities

Inspector Les Fry

Weymouth & Portland Neighbourhood Inspector

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Telephone: 101
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Recent Crime in the Area

Violent-crime15
Criminal-damage-arson14
Other-theft2
Burglary1
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Schools

Nearest Schools

St George's Community Primary School

Distance: 0.86 Kilometers
Type: Foundation School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 417
Address: Clarence Road, DT5 2BD
Telephone: 01305820520
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Bowers Road to St George's Community Primary School

Isle of Portland Aldridge Community Academy

Distance: 1.32 Kilometers
Type: Academy Sponsor Led
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 1112
Address: Maritime House, Southwell Park, DT5 2NA
Telephone: 01305820262
Website: Visit School Website
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Wyke Regis Church of England Junior School

Distance: 6.3 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Controlled School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 358
Address: High Street, Wyke Regis, DT4 9NU
Telephone: 01305786041
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Bowers Road to Wyke Regis Church of England Junior School

All Saints' Church of England School, Weymouth

Distance: 6.41 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Aided School
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 838
Address: Sunnyside Road, Wyke Regis, DT4 9BJ
Telephone: 01305783391
Website: Visit School Website
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Location details

Location Details

Bowers Road

OS Reference: 368241, 071246
OS Grid Reference: SY682712
Latitude and Longitude: 50.539526432124, -2.448225701054
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 0.313803 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Bowers Road

Map Number: 194
Map Name: Dorchester & Weymouth
Weston
Weymouth and Portland
Dorset
South West
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Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Weymouth Rail Station is 8.36 Kilometers away Directions from Bowers Road to Weymouth Rail Station
Upwey Rail Station is 12.07 Kilometers away Directions from Bowers Road to Upwey Rail Station
Dorchester South Rail Station is 18.82 Kilometers away Directions from Bowers Road to Dorchester South Rail Station
Dorchester West Rail Station is 18.99 Kilometers away Directions from Bowers Road to Dorchester West Rail Station
Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Stores

Tesco, Park Road, Portland, DT5 2AD
Distance: 0.97 Kilometres
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Asda Stores Ltd

Asda Stores Ltd, Newstead Road, Weymouth, DT4 8JQ
Distance: 7.53 Kilometres
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Marks and Spencer Plc

Marks And Spencer, 4-8 St Mary Street, Weymouth, DT4 8PF
Distance: 7.88 Kilometres
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Morrisons

Supermarket Site, 244 Dorchester Road, Weymouth, DT3 5AX
Distance: 10.65 Kilometres
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Airports

Nearest Airports

Bournemouth International Airport is 50.87 Kilometers away Directions from Bowers Road to Bournemouth International Airport
Exeter International Airport is 71.38 Kilometers away Directions from Bowers Road to Exeter International Airport
Southampton Airport is 89.13 Kilometers away Directions from Bowers Road to Southampton Airport
Bristol International Airport is 95.82 Kilometers away Directions from Bowers Road to Bristol International Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Weymouth Ferry Terminal is 7.58 Kilometers away
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Poole Ferry Terminal is 37.22 Kilometers away
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Poole Quay Ferry Landing is 37.87 Kilometers away
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Brownsea Island Ferry Landing is 38.49 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Bowers Road is approximately 10.98 miles from the A35

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M5 J25/A358 - 68.41 Km Away
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Junction: M5 J26/A38 - 70.95 Km Away
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Junction: M5 J24/A38 - 73.2 Km Away
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Junction: M5 J23/A39 - 79.01 Km Away
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Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Portland Hospital

Address: Castle Road, Castletown, Portland, DT5 1AX,
NHS Sector
Dorset Healthcare University NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01305 820341
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Distance: 2.88 (km)
Directions from Bowers Road to Portland Hospital

Westhaven Hospital

Address: Radipole Lane, Weymouth, DT4 0QE,
NHS Sector
Dorset Healthcare University NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01305 786116
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Distance: 8.58 (km)
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Weymouth Community Hospital

Address: Melcombe Avenue, Weymouth, DT4 7TB,
NHS Sector
Dorset Healthcare University NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01305 760022
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Distance: 8.99 (km)
Directions from Bowers Road to Weymouth Community Hospital

BMI The Winterbourne Hospital

Address: Herringston Road, Dorchester, DT1 2DR,
Independent Sector
BMI Healthcare
Telephone: 01305 263252
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Distance: 17.88 (km)
Directions from Bowers Road to BMI The Winterbourne Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Royal Manor Health Care

Address: Royal Manor Health Care, Park Estate Road,easton, Portland, Dorset, DT5 2BJ
Telephone: 01305 820422
Distance: 0.96 (km)
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Hmp Yoi Portland

Address: 104 the Grove, Portland, Dorset, DT5 1DL
Telephone: 01305 715600
Distance: 2.31 (km)
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Hmp the Verne

Address: Hmp the Verne, Portland, Dorset, DT5 1EQ
Telephone: 01305 825000
Distance: 2.57 (km)
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Wyke Regis Medical Practice

Address: Wyke Regis Medical Pract, Portland Road, Wyke Regis, Weymouth, Dorset, DT4 9BE
Telephone: 01305 782226
Distance: 6.31 (km)
Directions from Bowers Road to Wyke Regis Medical Practice
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Grapes Dental Surgery

Address: Grapes Dental Surgery, 12 Straits, Portland, Dorset, DT5 1HG
Distance: 1.18 (km)
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Fortuneswell Dental Practice

Address: Fortuneswell Dental Practice, 84 Fortuneswell, Portland, Dorset, DT5 1LR
Distance: 2.31 (km)
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Phoenix Dental Care

Address: Phoenix Dental Care Llp, 86 Portland Road, Weymouth, Dorset, DT4 9AB
Distance: 6.25 (km)
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The Weymouth Dental Practice

Address: The Weymouth Dental Practice, Wyke Regis Medical Centre, Portland Road, Weymouth, Dorset, DT4 9BE
Distance: 6.31 (km)
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Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Portland Tophill Library

The Straits, Portland, DT51HG
Telephone: 01305 820171
Distance: 1.18 Kilometres
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Portland Underhill Library

28 Fortuneswell, Portland, DT51LP
Telephone:
Distance: 2.17 Kilometres
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Wyke Regis Library

Portland Road, Weymouth, DT49BE
Telephone: 01305 760191
Distance: 6.32 Kilometres
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Weymouth Library

Great George Street, Weymouth, DT48NN
Telephone: 01305 762 410
Distance: 7.93 Kilometres
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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Museum

Attraction Name: Portland Museum
Distance: 1.14 (km)
Directions from Bowers Road to Portland Museum

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Tout Quarry Sculpture Park
Distance: 1.47 (km)
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Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Portland Bird Observatory, Field & Visitor Centre
Distance: 2.8 (km)
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Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Jurassic Coast (World Heritage Site)
Distance: 2.9 (km)
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Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Greater than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 17.2
Median Speed: 8.1
Maximum Speed: >=30
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 11
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