Briar Road

Postcode: SW16 4LU

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

Briar Road is located 6.88 miles South from the centre of London, 19.6 miles East from the centre of Woking, 22.52 miles North East from the centre of Guildford and 25.93 miles South from the centre of St Albans.

Road Name:Briar Road
Road Type:residential
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Postcodes for Briar Road

SW16 4LU
SW16 4LX
SW16 4LT
nearest tide point and watercourse

Tides and Rivers

Briar Road is approximately 8.07874 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 Briar Road is an unnamed river which is approximately 3.20019 kilometres away
Height

Height

The Central point of Briar Road is approximately 39 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Dialling Code: 020
Telephone Exchange: NORBURY - LSNOR
Telephone Cabinet: P23
Fibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises: FTTC
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Greater than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 28.3
Median Speed: 10.7
Maximum Speed: >=30
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 9
water

Water and Drainage Details

Thames Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Briar Road

4 Briar Road
Sale Price: £499,950
Sale Date: 15/12/2014
14 Briar Road
Sale Price: £365,000
Sale Date: 16/07/2014
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

William Morris Primary School

Distance: 0.56 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 355
Address: Recreation Way, CR4 1PJ
Telephone: 02087649765
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Briar Road to William Morris Primary School

Harris Academy Merton

Distance: 0.68 Kilometers
Type: Academy Sponsor Led
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 1117
Address: Wide Way, CR4 1BP
Telephone: 02086231000
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Briar Road to Harris Academy Merton

Winterbourne Nursery and Infants' School

Distance: 0.73 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 557
Address: Winterbourne Road, CR7 7QT
Telephone: 02086897684
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Briar Road to Winterbourne Nursery and Infants' School

Winterbourne Boys' Academy

Distance: 0.73 Kilometers
Type: Academy Sponsor Led
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 247
Address: Winterbourne Road, CR7 7QT
Telephone: 02086897685
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Briar Road to Winterbourne Boys' Academy
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
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Distance: 1.76 (km)
Directions from Briar Road to Croydon University Hospital

St George's Hospital (London)

Address: Blackshaw Road, London, SW17 0QT,
NHS Sector
St George
Telephone: 0208 672 1255
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Distance: 4.52 (km)
Directions from Briar Road to St George's Hospital (London)

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
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Distance: 4.69 (km)
Directions from Briar Road to Queen Mary's Hospital For Children

St Helier Hospital

Address: Wrythe Lane, Carshalton, SM5 1AA,
NHS Sector
Epsom and St Helier University Hospitals NHS Trust
Telephone: 020 8296 2000
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Distance: 4.69 (km)
Directions from Briar Road to St Helier Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Gynaecology Menstrual Disorders Service

Address: Norbury Health Centre, 2b Pollards Hill North, Norbury, London, SW16 4NL
Telephone: 020 86796591
Distance: 0.37 (km)
Directions from Briar Road to Gynaecology Menstrual Disorders Service

Norbury Health Centre (02)

Address: Norbury Health Centre, 2b Pollards Hill North, Norbury, London, SW16 4NL
Telephone: 020 86796591
Distance: 0.37 (km)
Directions from Briar Road to Norbury Health Centre (02)

Leander Road Surgery

Address: 949 London Road, Thornton Heath, Surrey, CR7 6JE
Telephone: 020 34578727
Distance: 0.55 (km)
Directions from Briar Road to Leander Road Surgery

Wide Way Medical Centre

Address: Wide Way Medical Centre, Wide Way, Mitcham, Surrey, CR4 1BP
Telephone: 020 86231300
Distance: 0.68 (km)
Directions from Briar Road to Wide Way Medical Centre
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 1181 London Road, London, SW16 4UY
Distance: 0.45 (km)
Directions from Briar Road to Dental Surgery

Jazz Dental Practice

Address: Jazz Dental Practice, 1172 London Road, London, SW16 4DP
Distance: 0.47 (km)
Directions from Briar Road to Jazz Dental Practice

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 1 Warwick Gardens, London Road, Thornton Heath, Surrey, CR7 7NA
Distance: 0.53 (km)
Directions from Briar Road to Dental Surgery

1210 London Road

Address: 1210 London Road, Norbury, London, SW16 4DN
Distance: 0.58 (km)
Directions from Briar Road to 1210 London Road
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Norbury Library

Beatrice Avenue, Norbury, Croydon, SW164UW
Telephone: 020 8726 6900
Distance: 0.43 Kilometres
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Directions from Briar Road to Norbury Library

Pollards Hill Library

New Horizons Centre, South Lodge Avenue, Mitcham, CR41LT
Telephone: 020 8274 5741
Distance: 0.44 Kilometres
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Directions from Briar Road to Pollards Hill Library

Thornton Heath Library

190 Brigstock Road, Thornton Heath, Croydon, CR77JB
Telephone: 0208726 6900
Distance: 1.49 Kilometres
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Directions from Briar Road to Thornton Heath Library

Broad Green Library

89 Canterbury Road, Croydon, CR03HH
Telephone: 020 8726 6900
Distance: 1.85 Kilometres
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Directions from Briar Road to Broad Green Library

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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Waddon Station is 3.81 Kilometers away

Directions from Briar 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

Anerley Station is 4.25 Kilometers away

Directions from Briar Road to Anerley

Anerley station is operated by London Overground in the Lewisham West and Penge area on the London Bridge - Windmill Bridge Jcn stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Brockley • Canada Water • Caterham • Chipstead • Coulsdon Town • Dalston Junction • East Croydon • Forest Hill • Haggerston • Honor Oak Park • Hoxton • Kenley • Kingswood • London Bridge • New Cross Gate • Norwood Junction • Penge West • Purley • Purley Oaks • Reedham (Greater London) • Rotherhithe • Shadwell • Shoreditch High Street • South Croydon • Surrey Quays • Sydenham • Tadworth • Tattenham Corner • Wapping • West Croydon • Whyteleafe • Whyteleafe South • Woodmansterne

Sydenham Hill Station is 4.64 Kilometers away

Directions from Briar Road to Sydenham Hill

Sydenham Hill station is operated by Southeastern in the Dulwich and West Norwood area on the Victoria Lines stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Beckenham Junction • Bedford Midland • Bickley • Blackfriars • Brixton • Bromley South • City Thameslink • Elephant & Castle • Farringdon • Flitwick • Harlington • Harpenden • Herne Hill • Kent House • Leagrave • Loughborough Junction • Luton • Luton Airport Parkway • Orpington • Penge East • Petts Wood • Shortlands • St.Albans City • Victoria • West Dulwich • West Hampstead Thameslink

Penge West Station is 4.78 Kilometers away

Directions from Briar Road to Penge West

Penge West station is operated by London Overground in the Lewisham West and Penge area on the London Bridge - Windmill Bridge Jcn stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Anerley • Brockley • Canada Water • Caterham • Chipstead • Coulsdon Town • Dalston Junction • East Croydon • Forest Hill • Haggerston • Honor Oak Park • Hoxton • Kenley • Kingswood • London Bridge • New Cross Gate • Norwood Junction • Purley • Purley Oaks • Reedham (Greater London) • Rotherhithe • Shadwell • Shoreditch High Street • South Croydon • Surrey Quays • Sydenham • Tadworth • Tattenham Corner • Wapping • West Croydon • Whyteleafe • Whyteleafe South • Woodmansterne

Tube Stations

Nearest Tube Stations

Colliers Wood is (Zone 3) 4.13 Kilometers away (2.57 miles)
Tooting Broadway is (Zone 3) 4.18 Kilometers away (2.6 miles)
Tooting Bec is (Zone 3) 4.57 Kilometers away (2.84 miles)
Morden is (Zone 4) 4.87 Kilometers away (3.03 miles)
Airports

Nearest Airports

Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Wandsworth Riverside Quarter Pier is 8.54 Kilometers away
Directions from Briar Road to Wandsworth Riverside Quarter Pier
Chelsea Harbour Pier is 8.95 Kilometers away
Directions from Briar Road to Chelsea Harbour Pier
St George Wharf Pier is 9.43 Kilometers away
Directions from Briar Road to St George Wharf Pier
Cadogan Pier is 9.54 Kilometers away
Directions from Briar Road to Cadogan Pier
Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Briar Road is approximately 7.07 miles from the A23

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M23 J7/A23 - 13.82 Km Away
Directions from Briar Road to M23 J7/A23
Junction: M4 J1/A4/A406/A205/A315 - 14.78 Km Away
Directions from Briar Road to M4 J1/A4/A406/A205/A315
Junction: M25 J7/M23 J8 - 15.27 Km Away
Directions from Briar Road to M25 J7/M23 J8
Junction: M4 J2/A4 - 15.37 Km Away
Directions from Briar Road to M4 J2/A4

In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Express Limited

Tesco Express 1076 London Road Thornton Heath CR7 7ND, CR7 7ND
Distance: 0.46 Kilometres
Directions from Briar Road to Tesco Express Limited

KVKS Supermarket

1043 London Road Thornton Heath CR7 6JF, CR7 6JF
Distance: 0.47 Kilometres
Directions from Briar Road to KVKS Supermarket

Tesco Express

847-853 London Road Thornton Heath CR7 6JH, CR7 6JH
Distance: 0.76 Kilometres
Directions from Briar Road to Tesco Express

Dipesh Cash And Carry

884 London Road Thornton Heath CR7 7PB, CR7 7PB
Distance: 0.85 Kilometres
Directions from Briar Road to Dipesh Cash And Carry

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Deen City Farm
Distance: 3.98 (km)
Directions from Briar Road to Deen City Farm

Garden

Attraction Name: Morden Hall Park
Distance: 4.08 (km)
Directions from Briar Road to Morden Hall Park

Landmark or Antiquity

Attraction Name: Crystal Palace
Distance: 4.15 (km)
Directions from Briar Road to Crystal Palace

Country Park

Attraction Name: South Norwood Country Park
Distance: 4.78 (km)
Directions from Briar Road to South Norwood Country Park

Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Croydon London Boro
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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 Norbury Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Croydon North
The Member of Parliament is Reed, Steve
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01001091
Ons Area Name:Croydon 004E
Average Age : 39.94
Population: 1585.00
Male Population: 804.00 (50.73%)
Female Population: 781.00 (49.27%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 28 (1.77%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
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Recent Crime in the Area

Burglary30
Violent-crime140
Public-order22
Drugs19
Criminal-damage-arson32
Vehicle-crime22
Robbery22
Other-crime8
Other-theft31
Shoplifting4
Bicycle-theft2
Possession-of-weapons1
Theft-from-the-person2
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location details

Location Details

Briar Road

OS Reference: 530542, 168598
OS Grid Reference: TQ305686
Latitude and Longitude: 51.400876865044, -0.12315041380478
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 8.07874 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Briar Road

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