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The Strood near West Mersea

The Strood is a Street near the Essex town of West Mersea .

The average house in The Strood sells for £385,000

There is only one street named The Strood making it unique in Great Britain.

In 2018 there was one house sale in The Strood with the sale price of £385,000.

The Strood is governed by Colchester Borough Council Council and the local parish council is West Mersea.

The Strood is located within the county of Essex which is in the East of England region of the UK. 48.67 miles North East from the centre of London, 19.51 miles East from the centre of Chelmsford, 20.46 miles South West from the centre of Ipswich and 36.78 miles North from the centre of Canterbury.

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Buying a House in The Strood? View our Mortgage Examples

Mortgage Calculator for the Lowest Priced Property on The Strood
Total Price of Property£385,000
Minimum Deposit£19,250.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£1,122.92
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£1,927.40
Mortgage Calculator for the Highest Priced Property on The Strood
Total Price of Property£385,000
Minimum Deposit£19,250.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£1,122.92
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£1,927.40
Mortgage Calculator for the Average Priced Property on The Strood
Total Price of Property£385,000
Minimum Deposit£19,250.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£1,122.92
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£1,927.40
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Budget Hotels near West Mersea

Budget Hotel NameDistance (Km)
1: Name:Travelodge Colchester Feering
Address:A12 London Road Northbound, Feering, Colchester CO5 9EL
Telephone:0871 984 6029 Learn More
21.41

Sunset and Sunrise times for The Strood

Sunrise06:33
Sunset19:07

Latest Weather Conditions for The Strood

Observed at Weather Station:Shoeburyness 17 September 2019 at 14:00 (17.38 miles away)
Current Weather:Sunny day
Temperature and Humidity:17.9°C (45.4%)
Wind Direction and Speed:NNE (11 mph)

Frequently asked Questions for The Strood

What Council (Local Authority) is The Strood in?

The Strood is located within the local authority area of Colchester Borough Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is The Strood in?

The Strood is located within the area of West Mersea Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is The Strood in?

The Strood is located within the ward of Mersea and Pyefleet.

What County is The Strood in?

The Strood is located within the ceremonial county of Essex.

What Constituency is The Strood in?

The Strood is located within the constituency of Harwich and North Essex.

What Region of the UK is The Strood in?

The Strood is located within the East of England region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is The Strood in?

The Strood is located within the Essex Council area.

What Police Force area is The Strood in?

The Strood is located within the Essex Police area.

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Location Details

The Strood
Latitude51.799954
Longitude0.916372
OS Easting (X):601062
OS Northing (Y):215329
OS Grid Reference:TM011153

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  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00110390
ONS Area NameEstablished Farming Communities
Average Age48.34
Area Population1501.00
Male Population726.00 (48%)
Female Population775.00 (52%)
Benefit Claimants12 (1%)
LSOA Code:E01021733
LSOA Name:Colchester 021C
SOA Code:2b
SOA Name:Prospering countryside life
MSOA Code:E02004526
MSOA Name:Colchester 021

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01206 - Colchester

 Recent House Sales in The Strood

AddressMILL COTTAGE The Strood, , Essex, CO5 7QL.
Sale DateThu 20 Sep 2018
Sale Price£385,000
Type of PropertyDetached
Age of PropertyNew Build
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
Details for the 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 2017 General Election Bernard Jenkin won with a majority of 14356 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 71294
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Mersea and Pyefleet Ward
Parish: West Mersea Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Essex
County Council: Essex Council
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Hotels, Guest Houses, Bed & Breakfasts and Places to Stay Near The Strood

Mersea Island Holiday Park - east-mersea
Mersea Island Holiday Park
Situated in East Mersea, Mersea Island Holiday Park offers a seasonal outdoor pool and children's playground. Southend-on-Sea is 33 km from the property. Free WiFi is provided throughout the property.
Address:Fen Lane East Mersea, CO5 8UA, Essex
Number of Rooms:3
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Mersea Island Vineyard - east-mersea
Mersea Island Vineyard
Mersea Island Vineyard is set in East Mersea, 32 km from Southend-on-Sea. Rooms include a flat-screen TV. You will find a kettle in the room. For your comfort, you will find free toiletries and a hairdryer.
Address:Mersea island Vineyard Rewsalls Lane, CO5 8SX, East Mersea
Number of Rooms:5
Lowest Price Room:£75
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Island Cottage - west-mersea
Island Cottage
Island Cottage is a holiday home set in West Mersea, 30 km from Southend-on-Sea. It provides free private parking. The kitchen has an oven and a toaster and there is a private bathroom.
Address:, CO5 8LG, West Mersea Mersea Island
Number of Rooms:1
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The Victory at Mersea - west-mersea
The Victory at Mersea
The Victory at Mersea is set in West Mersea, 30 km from Southend-on-Sea and 36 km from Ipswich. Certain rooms have a private bathroom with a spa bath, while others have free toiletries and a hairdryer. You will find a kettle in the room.
Address:Coast Road, Mersea Island, CO5 8LS, West Mersea
Number of Rooms:7
Lowest Price Room:£70
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Stoker Loft - west-mersea
Located in West Mersea, this holiday home is situated 30 km from Southend-on-Sea. The unit is 35 km from Ipswich. The unit equipped with a kitchen with an oven and toaster. Towels and bed linen are offered in this self-catering accommodation.
Address:, CO5, West Mersea
Number of Rooms:1
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Peldon Rose - peldon
Peldon Rose
Peldon Rose offers pet-friendly accommodation in Peldon. Guests can enjoy the on-site restaurant. Every room includes a flat-screen TV. You will find a kettle in the room. For your comfort, you will find free toiletries and a hairdryer.
Address:Peldon Rose, Colchester Road, Peldon, CO5 7QJ, Colchester
Number of Rooms:3
Lowest Price Room:£55
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Wivenhoe House Hotel - colchester
Wivenhoe House Hotel
Surrounded by pretty manicured woodland and tranquil lakes, this 18th-century house is next to the University of Essex campus. It offers a unique brasserie restaurant, luxurious accommodation, free WiFi and free parking on site.
Address:Wivenhoe Park, CO4 3SQ, Colchester
Number of Rooms:40
Lowest Price Room:£85
Highest Price Room:£225
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University of Essex - Colchester Campus - colchester
University of Essex - Colchester Campus
University of Essex - Colchester Campus is situated in Colchester, 8 km from Colchester Zoo. Flatford is 10 km from University of Essex - Colchester Campus, while University of Essex Colchester Campus is 100 metres away.
Address:University of Essex Colchester Campus, CO4 3SQ, Colchester
Number of Rooms:20
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Nearest Car Parks

Barfield Road Car Park
Barfield Road, Colchester, Essex
Colchester
CO5 8QX
Distance: 2.41 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
High Street Car Park
High Street, West Mersea, Essex
West Mersea
CO5 8LT
Distance: 2.70 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
Coast Road Car Park
Coast Road, West Mersea, Essex
West Mersea
CO5 8PA
Distance: 3.03 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: 01206282316
Operated by: Colchester Borough Council
Willoughby Avenue Car Park
Willoughby Avenue, West Mersea, Essex
West Mersea
CO5 8AU
Distance: 3.09 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

Nearest Schools

Mersea Island School
Distance: 2.43 Kilometres
Type: Foundation School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 442
Address: Barfield Road, West Mersea, CO5 8QX
Telephone: 01206382736
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Strood to Mersea Island School
Langenhoe Community Primary School and Pre-School
Distance: 3.62 Kilometres
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 149
Address: Bracken Way, Abberton, CO5 7PG
Telephone: 01206735267
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Strood to Langenhoe Community Primary School and Pre-School
Fingringhoe Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School
Distance: 5.46 Kilometres
Type: Voluntary Aided School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 93
Address: Church Road, Fingringhoe, CO5 7BN
Telephone: 01206729266
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Strood to Fingringhoe Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School
Cherry Tree Primary School and Speech and Language Unit
Distance: 6.29 Kilometres
Type: Academy Sponsor Led
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 160
Address: Holt Drive, Mersea Road, CO2 0BG
Telephone: 01206575224
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Strood to Cherry Tree Primary School and Speech and Language Unit

Nearest Hospitals

Essex County Hospital
Address: Lexden Road, Colchester, CO3 3NB,
NHS Sector
Colchester Hospital University NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01206 747474
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 9.86 (km)
Directions from The Strood to Essex County Hospital
Oaks Hospital
Address: Oaks Place, Mile End Road, Colchester, CO4 5XR,
Independent Sector
Ramsay Healthcare UK Operations Limited
Telephone: 01206 752 121
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 11.91 (km)
Directions from The Strood to Oaks Hospital
Colchester General Hospital
Address: Turner Road, Colchester, CO4 5JL,
NHS Sector
Colchester Hospital University NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01206 747474
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 12.32 (km)
Directions from The Strood to Colchester General Hospital
Clacton Hospital
Address: Tower Road, Clacton, CO15 1LH,
Independent Sector
Anglian Community Enterprise Community Interest Company (ACE CIC)
Telephone: 01255 201717
Distance: 16.01 (km)
Directions from The Strood to Clacton Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near the strood

Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in the strood
West Mersea Dental Practice 32a Kingsland Road, West Mersea Colchester Essex CO5 8RA
Natrelles 6 Manor Parade, Park Drive, Brightlingsea Colchester Essex CO7 0UD
Mersea Road Dental Surgery 306 Mersea Road Colchester Essex CO2 8QY
Colne View Dental Surgery 53 Ladysmith Avenue, Brightlingsea Colchester Essex CO7 0JD
Brightling Sea Dental Practice 36 High Street, Brightlingsea Colchester Essex CO7 0AQ

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near the strood

Name Address Town County Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near
West Mersea Surgery 32 Kingsland Road, West Mersea Colchester Essex CO5 8RA tel:01206 382015
Malting Green Surgery 64 Malting Green Road, Layer-de-la-haye Colchester Essex CO2 0JJ
Rowhedge Surgery 7 Rectory Road, Rowhedge Colchester Essex CO5 7HP tel:01206 728585
Wivenhoe Surgery Wivenhoe Medical Centre, Phillip Road, Wivenhoe Colchester CO7 9BA tel:01206 824447
Colne Medical Centre 40 Station Road, Brightlingsea Colchester Essex CO7 0DT tel:01206 302522

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near the strood

Name Address Town County Postcode Telephone
Chemists near
Island Pharmacy 4 & 5 Kingsway, Barfield Road, West Mersea Colchester Essex CO5 8QT tel:01206 615113
Boots 37 Barfield Road, West Mersea Colchester Essex CO5 8QX tel:01206 382850
Care Pharmacy 6 Yorick Road, West Mersea Colchester Essex CO5 8HT tel:01206 381673
Mersea Road Pharmacy 358 Mersea Road Colchester Essex CO2 8RB tel:01206 576915
Tollesbury Pharmacy 12a East Street, Tollesbury Maldon Essex CM9 8QD tel:01621 860511

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near the strood

Name Address Town County Postcode Telephone
Opticians near the strood
Patrick & Menzies (west Mersea) 2 Barfield Road, West Mersea Colchester Essex CO5 8QT
Wivenhoe Eyecare & Contact Lens Centre 1 Belle Vue Road, Wivenhoe Colchester Essex CO7 9LE
Wivenhoe Eyes Open 1 Belle Vue Road, Wivenhoe Colchester CO7 9LE
Patrick & Menzies (brightlingsea) 10 Station Road, Brightlingsea Colchester Essex CO7 0BT
Premiere Opticians 35b Sir Isaacs Walk Colchester Essex CO1 1JJ

Nearest Libraries

West Mersea
13 High Street, Colchester, CO58QA
Telephone: 0845 603 7628
Distance: 2.61 Kilometres
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Directions from The Strood to West Mersea
Wivenhoe
104/6 High Street, Wivenhoe, CO79AB
Telephone: 0845 603 7628
Distance: 7.07 Kilometres
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Directions from The Strood to Wivenhoe
Prettygate
Prettygate Road, Colchester, CO34EQ
Telephone: 01206 563700
Distance: 9.56 Kilometres
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Directions from The Strood to Prettygate
Colchester
Trinity Square, Colchester, CO11JB
Telephone: 01206 245900
Distance: 9.9 Kilometres
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Directions from The Strood to Colchester

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Wivenhoe Station is 6.85 Kilometres away

Directions from The Strood to Wivenhoe Rail Station

Wivenhoe station is operated by East Anglia in the Harwich and North Essex area on the Walton and Clacton Branches stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Alresford • Chelmsford • Clacton • Colchester • Colchester Town • Frinton • Great Bentley • Hatfield Peverel • Hythe • Ingatestone • Kelvedon • Kirby Cross • Liverpool Street • Marks Tey • Shenfield • Stratford • Thorpe-le-Soken • Walton-On-Naze • Weeley • Witham

Alresford Station is 8.19 Kilometres away

Directions from The Strood to Alresford Rail Station

Alresford station is operated by East Anglia in the Harwich and North Essex area on the Walton and Clacton Branches stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Chelmsford • Clacton • Colchester • Colchester Town • Frinton • Great Bentley • Hatfield Peverel • Hythe • Kelvedon • Kirby Cross • Liverpool Street • Marks Tey • Shenfield • Stratford • Thorpe-le-Soken • Walton-On-Naze • Weeley • Witham • Wivenhoe

Hythe Station is 9.55 Kilometres away

Directions from The Strood to Hythe Rail Station

Hythe station is operated by East Anglia in the Colchester area on the Walton and Clacton Branches stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Alresford • Chelmsford • Clacton • Colchester • Colchester Town • Frinton • Great Bentley • Kelvedon • Kirby Cross • Liverpool Street • Marks Tey • Shenfield • Stratford • Thorpe-le-Soken • Walton-On-Naze • Weeley • Witham • Wivenhoe

Colchester Town Station is 9.64 Kilometres away

Directions from The Strood to Colchester Town Rail Station

Colchester Town station is operated by East Anglia in the Colchester area on the Walton and Clacton Branches stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Alresford • Chelmsford • Clacton • Colchester • Frinton • Great Bentley • Hatfield Peverel • Hythe • Ingatestone • Kelvedon • Kirby Cross • Liverpool Street • Marks Tey • Romford • Shenfield • Stratford • Thorpe-le-Soken • Walton-On-Naze • Weeley • Witham • Wivenhoe

Nearest Airports

London Southend Airport is 29.59 Kilometres away Directions from The Strood to London Southend Airport
London Stansted Airport is 46.14 Kilometres away Directions from The Strood to London Stansted Airport
Kent International Airport is 58.92 Kilometres away Directions from The Strood to Kent International Airport
London City Airport is 68.17 Kilometres away Directions from The Strood to London City Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Point Clear Ferry Landing is 7.22 Kilometres away

Directions from The Strood to Point Clear Ferry Landing

Brightlingsea Ferry Landing is 7.42 Kilometres away

Directions from The Strood to Brightlingsea Ferry Landing

Burnham on Crouch Ferry Landing is 20.63 Kilometres away

Directions from The Strood to Burnham on Crouch Ferry Landing

Wallasea Island Ferry Landing is 21.35 Kilometres away

Directions from The Strood to Wallasea Island Ferry Landing

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

The Strood is approximately miles from the

Junction: M2 J5/A249(T)/A249 - 55.1 Km Away

Directions from The Strood to M2 J5/A249(T)/A249

Junction: M2 J7/A2(T)/A2/A299 - 55.38 Km Away

Directions from The Strood to M2 J7/A2(T)/A2/A299

Junction: M2 J6/A251 - 55.52 Km Away

Directions from The Strood to M2 J6/A251

Junction: M2 J4/A278 - 56.4 Km Away

Directions from The Strood to M2 J4/A278

Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco West Mersea Express
1 Barfield Road, West Mersea, Colchester, CO5 8JG
Distance: 2.19 Kilometres
Directions from The Strood to Tesco West Mersea Express
East of England Co-op
Fiveways Superstore, 43 Barfield Road, West Mersea, Colchester, CO5 8QX
Distance: 2.43 Kilometres
Directions from The Strood to East of England Co-op
East of England Co-op
Fiveways Superstore, 43 Barfield Road, West Mersea, Colchester, CO5 8QX9-11 Regent Street, Rowhedge, Colchester, CO5 7EA
Distance: 6.61 Kilometres
Directions from The Strood to East of England Co-op
Co-op Daily
25-27 Station Road, Brightlingsea, Colchester, Essex, CO7 0BT
Distance: 7.37 Kilometres
Directions from The Strood to Co-op Daily

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Mersea Island Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 2.79 (km)
Directions from The Strood to Mersea Island Museum
Attraction Name: Layer Marney Tower
Historic Properties
Distance: 8.59 (km)
Directions from The Strood to Layer Marney Tower
Attraction Name: Colchester Zoo
Wildlife
Distance: 9.03 (km)
Directions from The Strood to Colchester Zoo
Attraction Name: Feering & Kelvedon Local History Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 15.43 (km)
Directions from The Strood to Feering & Kelvedon Local History Museum