Rainbow Road in West Mersea CO5 8RE

Rainbow Road is a Street in the Essex town of West Mersea with the postcode of CO5 8RE and measures approximately 130 metres long.

The average house in Rainbow Road sells for £283,000.00

There are 6 other streets named Rainbow Road in Great Britain.

Rainbow Road is within the area of Colchester Borough Council Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax and the local parish council is West Mersea.

The average elevation of Rainbow Road is roughly 12.90 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 14.20 and the lowest point being 12.00. A change of 2.20 metres.

Average House Prices for Rainbow Road
YearSalesAverage House Price
20161£283,000.

Rainbow Road is located within the county of Essex which is in the East of England region of the UK. 48.23 miles North East from the centre of London, 19.4 miles East from the centre of Chelmsford, 21.68 miles South West from the centre of Ipswich and 35.28 miles North from the centre of Canterbury.

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Walking DistancesBlue Circle = 5 Minutes Walk (400 metres)
Green Circle = 10 Minutes Walk (800 metres)
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Sunset and Sunrise times for Rainbow Road, CO5 8RE

Sunrise04:43
Sunset21:16

We have found a postcode for Rainbow Road.

CO5 8RE

Latest Weather Conditions for Rainbow Road, CO5 8RE

Observed at Weather Station:Shoeburyness 3 July 2020 at 23:00 (15.98 miles away)
Current Weather:Overcast
Temperature and Humidity:15.4°C (83.3%)
Wind Direction and Speed:WSW (16 mph)

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Budget Hotels near Rainbow Road West Mersea

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Premier Inn Colchester Town Centre Castle
Address:St Peters Street
Telephone: Learn More
7.97
2: Name:Premier Inn Colchester Cowdray Avenue A133
Address:Cowdray Avenue
Telephone: Learn More
8.31
3: Name:Premier Inn Clacton On Sea North Colchester Road
Address:Crown Green Roundabout
Telephone: Learn More
9.38
4: Name:Travelodge Colchester Feering
Address:A12 London Road Northbound, Feering, Colchester, CO5 9EL
Telephone:0871 984 6029 Learn More
9.60
5: Name:Premier Inn Clacton On Sea Seafront
Address:Marine Parade West
Telephone: Learn More
9.66

Buying a House in Rainbow Road? View our Mortgage Examples

Mortgage Calculator for the Lowest Priced Property on Rainbow Road
Total Price of Property£283,000
Minimum Deposit£14,150.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£825.42
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£1,416.76
Mortgage Calculator for the Highest Priced Property on Rainbow Road
Total Price of Property£283,000
Minimum Deposit£14,150.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£825.42
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£1,416.76
Mortgage Calculator for the Average Priced Property on Rainbow Road
Total Price of Property£283,000
Minimum Deposit£14,150.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£825.42
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£1,416.76

Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Rainbow Road above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
12.9012.0014.202.20

Frequently asked Questions for Rainbow Road

What Council (Local Authority) is Rainbow Road in?

Rainbow Road is located within the local authority area of Colchester Borough Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Rainbow Road in?

Rainbow Road is located within the area of West Mersea Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is Rainbow Road in?

Rainbow Road is located within the ward of Mersea and Pyefleet.

What County is Rainbow Road in?

Rainbow Road is located within the ceremonial county of Essex.

What Constituency is Rainbow Road in?

Rainbow Road is located within the constituency of Harwich and North Essex.

What Region of the UK is Rainbow Road in?

Rainbow Road is located within the East of England region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Rainbow Road in?

Rainbow Road is located within the Essex Council area.

What Police Force area is Rainbow Road in?

Rainbow Road is located within the Essex Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for Rainbow Road

Rainbow Road, Colchester, West Mersea, CO5 8RE,

Roads that intersect with Rainbow Road

Map showing the location of Rainbow Road

Location Details

Rainbow Road
Latitude51.778391
Longitude0.920649
OS Easting (X):601452
OS Northing (Y):212943
OS Grid Reference:TM015129

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Rainbow Road

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00110402
ONS Area NameOlder Workers and Retirement
Average Age49.13
Area Population1445.00
Male Population667.00 (46%)
Female Population778.00 (54%)
Benefit Claimants0 (0%)
LSOA Code:E01021731
LSOA Name:Colchester 021A
SOA Code:8a
SOA Name:Affluent communities
MSOA Code:E02004526
MSOA Name:Colchester 021

Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco West Mersea Express
Griffon Garage, 1 Barfield Rd, West Mersea, Colchester, CO5 8QT
0345 675 7110
Distance: 0.33 Miles
Directions from Rainbow Road to Tesco West Mersea Express
Tesco Brightlingsea Express
44-45 Victoria Place, Brightlingsea, Colchester, CO7 0AB
0345 026 9383
Distance: 5 Miles
Directions from Rainbow Road to Tesco Brightlingsea Express
Sainsburys Colchester Layer Road Local
1 Layer Road, Colchester, England, CO2 7HN
1206546708
Distance: 7.17 Miles
Directions from Rainbow Road to Sainsburys Colchester Layer Road Local
Tesco Colchester Magdalen Express
Magdalen St, Colchester, CO1 2LA
0345 610 2954
Distance: 7.37 Miles
Directions from Rainbow Road to Tesco Colchester Magdalen Express

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01206 - Colchester

 Broadband Information

Speed Average Speed Median Speed Maximum Speed Next-generation access (NGA) Number of Connections
Greater than 2 Mbps 16.6 18.8 21.9 N 11

 Recent House Sales in Rainbow Road

Address11 Rainbow Road, , Essex, CO5 8RE.
Sale DateFri 23 Sep 2016
Sale Price£283,000
Type of PropertySemi-Detached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Colchester Borough Council
Visit the Council's Website
Rowan House, 33 Sheepen Road, Colchester, Essex, CO3 3WG
Send email
Telephone Number: 01206 282 222
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of
The Member of Parliament is Bernard Jenkin
Details for the MP Bernard Jenkin on parliament.uk
Details for the MP Bernard Jenkin on theyworkforyou.com
In the 2019 General Election Bernard Jenkin won with a majority of 20,182 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 74,153
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Mersea and Pyefleet Ward
Parish: West Mersea Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Essex
County Council: Essex Council

Nearest Car Parks

Barfield Road Car Park
Barfield Road, Colchester, Essex
Colchester
CO5 8QX
Distance: 0.15 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
Willoughby Avenue Car Park
Willoughby Avenue, West Mersea, Essex
West Mersea
CO5 8AU
Distance: 0.39 km (click for directions)
Blue Badge holders FREE up to 3 hours -in any bay, when correctly displaying badge and clock. Motorcycles may park free of charge.
Telephone: 01206282316
Operated by: Colchester Borough Council
High Street Car Park
High Street, West Mersea, Essex
West Mersea
CO5 8LT
Distance: 0.45 km (click for directions)
Blue Badges holders free parking for up to 3 hours -in any bay, when correctly displaying badge & clock . Motorcycles may park free of charge.
Telephone: 01206282700
Operated by: Colchester Borough Council
Victoria Esplanade Car Park
Victoria Esplanade, West Mersea, Essex
West Mersea
CO5 8BP
Distance: 0.46 km (click for directions)
Blue Badges holders free parking for up to 3 hours -in any bay, when correctly displaying badge & clock . Motorcycles may park free of charge. Beach Hut Owners can apply for a free permit through West Mersea Beach Hut Association.
Telephone: 01206282316
Operated by: Colchester Borough Council

Nearest Schools

Mersea Island School
Distance: 0.15 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 09/09/2016)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 438
Address: Mersea Island School, Barfield Road, West Mersea, CO5 8QX
Head: Mrs Tania Wright (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Rainbow Road to Mersea Island School
Langenhoe Community Primary School and Pre-School
Distance: 3.68 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected 01/05/2019)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 170
Address: Langenhoe Community Primary School and Pre-School, Bracken Way, Abberton, CO5 7PG
Head: Mrs Sarah Stevenson (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Rainbow Road to Langenhoe Community Primary School and Pre-School
St Cedd's Church of England Primary School
Distance: 3.8 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 20/06/2017)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 129
Address: St Cedd's Church of England Primary School, East End Road, Bradwell-on-Sea, CM0 7PY
Head: Mrs Lyndsey Wood (Executive Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Rainbow Road to St Cedd's Church of England Primary School
Tollesbury School
Distance: 3.89 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 12/06/2014)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 212
Address: Tollesbury School, East Street, Tollesbury, CM9 8QE
Head: Mrs Kate Garnett (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Rainbow Road to Tollesbury School

Nearest Hospitals

Essex County Hospital
Address: Lexden Road, Colchester, CO3 3NB,
NHS Sector
East Suffolk and North Essex NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01206 747474
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 7.63 (miles)
Directions from Rainbow Road to Essex County Hospital
Oaks Hospital
Address: Oaks Place, Mile End Road, Colchester, CO4 5XR,
Independent Sector
Ramsay Healthcare UK Operations Limited
Telephone: 01206 753264
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 8.91 (miles)
Directions from Rainbow Road to Oaks Hospital
Colchester General Hospital
Address: Turner Road, Colchester, CO4 5JL,
NHS Sector
East Suffolk and North Essex NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01206 747474
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 9.15 (miles)
Directions from Rainbow Road to Colchester General Hospital
Turner Diagnostic Centre
Address: Colchester General Hospital, Turner Road, Colchester, CO4 5JL,
Independent Sector
Alliance Medical
Telephone: 01206 744 222
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 9.15 (miles)
Directions from Rainbow Road to Turner Diagnostic Centre

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Rainbow Road

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Rainbow Road
0.06 West Mersea Dental Practice 32a Kingsland Road, West Mersea CO5 8RA
4.88 Natrelles 6 Manor Parade, Park Drive, Brightlingsea CO7 0UD
4.98 Colne View Dental Surgery 53 Ladysmith Avenue, Brightlingsea CO7 0JD
5.11 Brightling Sea Dental Practice 36 High Street, Brightlingsea CO7 0AQ
6.05 Mersea Road Dental Surgery 306 Mersea Road CO2 8QY

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Rainbow Road

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near
0.06 West Mersea Surgery 32 Kingsland Road, West Mersea CO5 8RA tel:01206 382015
4.04 The Tollesbury Practice The Surgery, 25 High Street, Tollesbury CM9 8RG tel:01621 869204
4.83 Colne Medical Centre 40 Station Road, Brightlingsea CO7 0DT tel:01206 302522
5.18 Malting Green Surgery 64 Malting Green Road, Layer-de-la-haye CO2 0JJ
5.47 Church Street Surgery 13 Church Street, Tolleshunt D'arcy CM9 8TS

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Rainbow Road

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near
0.15 Boots 37 Barfield Road, West Mersea CO5 8QX tel:01206 382850
0.29 Island Pharmacy 4 & 5 Kingsway, Barfield Road, West Mersea CO5 8QT tel:01206 615113
0.40 Care Pharmacy 6 Yorick Road, West Mersea CO5 8HT tel:01206 381673
3.92 Tollesbury Pharmacy 12a East Street, Tollesbury CM9 8QD tel:01621 860511
5.01 Boots 52 Victoria Place CO7 0AB tel:01206 302029

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Rainbow Road

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Rainbow Road
0.29 Patrick & Menzies (west Mersea) 2 Barfield Road, West Mersea CO5 8QT
4.86 Patrick & Menzies (brightlingsea) 10 Station Road, Brightlingsea CO7 0BT
5.83 Wivenhoe Eyecare & Contact Lens Centre 1 Belle Vue Road, Wivenhoe CO7 9LE
5.83 Wivenhoe Eyes Open 1 Belle Vue Road, Wivenhoe CO7 9LE
7.49 David J Russell Opticians 100 Church Road, Tiptree CO5 0AB

Nearest Libraries

West Mersea
13 High Street, Colchester, CO58QA
Telephone: 0845 603 7628
Distance: 0.42 Miles
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Directions from Rainbow Road to West Mersea
Wivenhoe
104/6 High Street, Wivenhoe, CO79AB
Telephone: 0845 603 7628
Distance: 5.72 Miles
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Directions from Rainbow Road to Wivenhoe
Prettygate
Prettygate Road, Colchester, CO34EQ
Telephone: 01206 563700
Distance: 7.41 Miles
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Directions from Rainbow Road to Prettygate
Colchester
Trinity Square, Colchester, CO11JB
Telephone: 01206 245900
Distance: 7.66 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Rainbow Road to Colchester

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Wivenhoe Station is 5.61 miles away.

Address: Wivenhoe station, Station Road, Wivenhoe, Essex, CO7 9DJ

Wivenhoe is situated on the Sunshine Coast (Tendring Hundred) Line and is managed by Greater Anglia.

Wivenhoe Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Rainbow Road to Wivenhoe Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Alresford (Essex)00:04:00
Chelmsford00:33:00
Clacton-on-Sea00:23:00
Colchester00:10:00
Colchester Town00:13:00
Frinton-on-Sea00:31:00
Great Bentley00:08:00
Hythe (Essex)00:04:00
Ingatestone00:38:30
Kirby Cross00:28:00
London Liverpool Street01:10:00
Marks Tey00:16:30
Shenfield00:45:00
Stratford (London)01:01:30
Thorpe-le-Soken00:14:00
Walton-on-the-Naze00:35:00
Weeley00:11:00
Witham00:23:00

Alresford (Essex) Station is 6.15 miles away.

Address: Alresford station, Station Road, Alresford, Essex, CO7 8AA

Alresford (Essex) is situated on the Sunshine Coast (Tendring Hundred) Line and is managed by Greater Anglia.

Alresford (Essex) Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Rainbow Road to Alresford (Essex) Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Chelmsford00:40:00
Clacton-on-Sea00:22:00
Colchester00:18:00
Colchester Town00:16:30
Frinton-on-Sea00:27:00
Great Bentley00:04:00
Hythe (Essex)00:08:00
Kirby Cross00:24:00
London Liverpool Street01:17:00
Marks Tey00:22:00
Shenfield00:51:00
Stratford (London)01:09:00
Thorpe-le-Soken00:12:30
Walton-on-the-Naze00:31:00
Weeley00:07:00
Witham00:31:00
Wivenhoe00:04:00

Hythe (Essex) Station is 7.42 miles away.

Address: Hythe station, Station Road, Hythe, Essex, CO2 8JR

Hythe (Essex) is situated on the Sunshine Coast (Tendring Hundred) Line and is managed by Greater Anglia.

Hythe (Essex) Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Rainbow Road to Hythe (Essex) Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Alresford (Essex)00:08:00
Chelmsford00:30:00
Clacton-on-Sea00:27:30
Colchester00:07:00
Colchester Town00:09:00
Frinton-on-Sea00:35:00
Great Bentley00:12:00
Kelvedon00:17:00
Kirby Cross00:32:00
London Liverpool Street01:08:30
Marks Tey00:13:00
Shenfield00:42:00
Stratford (London)01:00:00
Thorpe-le-Soken00:19:00
Walton-on-the-Naze00:39:00
Weeley00:15:00
Witham00:24:00
Wivenhoe00:04:00

Colchester Town Station is 7.51 miles away.

Address: Colchester Town station, St. Botolphs Circus, Colchester, Essex, CO2 7EF

Colchester Town is situated on the Sunshine Coast (Tendring Hundred) Line and is managed by Greater Anglia.

Colchester Town Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Rainbow Road to Colchester Town Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Alresford (Essex)00:12:00
Chelmsford00:38:30
Colchester00:08:00
Frinton-on-Sea00:39:00
Great Bentley00:16:00
Hythe (Essex)00:04:00
Kelvedon00:22:00
Kirby Cross00:36:00
London Liverpool Street01:14:00
Marks Tey00:15:00
Romford01:00:00
Shenfield00:51:00
Stratford (London)01:06:00
Thorpe-le-Soken00:30:00
Walton-on-the-Naze00:43:00
Weeley00:19:00
Witham00:28:30
Wivenhoe00:08:00

Nearest Airports

London Southend Airport is 17.22 miles away Directions from Rainbow Road to London Southend Airport
London Stansted Airport is 29.24 miles away Directions from Rainbow Road to London Stansted Airport
Kent International Airport is 35.28 miles away Directions from Rainbow Road to Kent International Airport
London City Airport is 41.87 miles away Directions from Rainbow Road to London City Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Point Clear Ferry Landing is 4.62 miles away

Directions from Rainbow Road to Point Clear Ferry Landing

Brightlingsea Ferry Landing is 4.79 miles away

Directions from Rainbow Road to Brightlingsea Ferry Landing

Burnham on Crouch Ferry Landing is 11.5 miles away

Directions from Rainbow Road to Burnham on Crouch Ferry Landing

Wallasea Island Ferry Landing is 12 miles away

Directions from Rainbow Road to Wallasea Island Ferry Landing

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Rainbow Road is approximately 8.30 miles from the A12

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Mersea Island Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 0.44 (miles)
Directions from Rainbow Road to Mersea Island Museum
Attraction Name: Layer Marney Tower
Historic Properties
Distance: 6.11 (miles)
Directions from Rainbow Road to Layer Marney Tower
Attraction Name: Colchester Zoo
Wildlife
Distance: 6.94 (miles)
Directions from Rainbow Road to Colchester Zoo
Attraction Name: Feering & Kelvedon Local History Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 10.22 (miles)
Directions from Rainbow Road to Feering & Kelvedon Local History Museum