Holmestone Road in Dover CT17 0UF

Holmestone Road is a Street in the Kent town of Dover with the postcode of CT17 0UF and measures approximately 232 metres long.

There is only one street named Holmestone Road making it unique in Great Britain.

Holmestone Road is within the area of Dover District Council Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax and the local parish council is Dover.

The average elevation of Holmestone Road is roughly 64.25 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 72.30 and the lowest point being 50.50. A change of 21.80 metres.

Holmestone Road is located within the county of Kent which is in the South East (England) region of the UK. 65.11 miles East from the centre of London, 13.14 miles South East from the centre of Canterbury, 34.15 miles East from the centre of Maidstone and 54.14 miles South East from the centre of Chelmsford.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Holmestone Road, CT17 0UF

Sunrise04:46
Sunset21:10

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CT17 0UF

Latest Weather Conditions for Holmestone Road, CT17 0UF

Observed at Weather Station:Langdon Bay 5 July 2020 at 17:00 (3.12 miles away)
Current Weather:Clear night
Temperature and Humidity:17.1°C (70.4%)
Wind Direction and Speed:SW (22 mph)

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Budget Hotels near Holmestone Road Dover

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Premier Inn Dover - A20
Address:Folkestone Road
Telephone: Learn More
1.65
2: Name:Travelodge Dover
Address:Unit 8 St James St, Dover, CT16 1QD
Telephone:0871 984 6532 Learn More
1.86
3: Name:Premier Inn Dover Central - Eastern Ferry Terminal
Address:Marine Parade
Telephone: Learn More
2.01
4: Name:Premier Inn Dover East
Address:Jubilee Way. Guston Wood
Telephone: Learn More
2.46
5: Name:Premier Inn Folkestone - Channel Tunnel
Address:Cherry Garden Lane
Telephone: Learn More
5.82

Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Holmestone Road above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
64.2550.5072.3021.80

Frequently asked Questions for Holmestone Road

What Council (Local Authority) is Holmestone Road in?

Holmestone Road is located within the local authority area of Dover District Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Holmestone Road in?

Holmestone Road is located within the area of Dover Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is Holmestone Road in?

Holmestone Road is located within the ward of St Radigunds.

What County is Holmestone Road in?

Holmestone Road is located within the ceremonial county of Kent.

What Constituency is Holmestone Road in?

Holmestone Road is located within the constituency of Dover.

What Region of the UK is Holmestone Road in?

Holmestone Road is located within the South East (England) region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Holmestone Road in?

Holmestone Road is located within the Kent Council area.

What Police Force area is Holmestone Road in?

Holmestone Road is located within the Kent Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for Holmestone Road

Holmestone Road, Dover, Dover, CT17 0UF,

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Location Details

Holmestone Road
Latitude51.132223
Longitude1.276000
OS Easting (X):629173
OS Northing (Y):142156
OS Grid Reference:TR292422

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Holmestone Road

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00123060
ONS Area NameMulti-Ethnic Hardship
Average Age31.85
Area Population1688.00
Male Population803.00 (48%)
Female Population885.00 (52%)
Benefit Claimants66 (4%)
LSOA Code:E01024240
LSOA Name:Dover 011F
SOA Code:4a
SOA Name:Challenged white communities
MSOA Code:E02005051
MSOA Name:Dover 011

Nearest Supermarkets

Iceland Dover
55 High Street, Dover, Kent, CT16 1EB
01304204779
Distance: 1.31 Miles
Directions from Holmestone Road to Iceland Dover
Asda Dover
Unit 1, Charlton Green, Dover, CT16 2QH
01304 861400
Distance: 1.35 Miles
Directions from Holmestone Road to Asda Dover
Morrisons Dover
Bridge Street, Dover CT16 1RA
01304 203452
Distance: 1.38 Miles
Directions from Holmestone Road to Morrisons Dover
Tesco Dover Extra
White Cliffs Park, Honeywood Parkway, Dover, CT16 3PS
0345 677 9223
Distance: 1.77 Miles
Directions from Holmestone Road to Tesco Dover Extra

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01304 - Dover
Area Code: 01303 - Folkestone

 Broadband Information

Speed Average Speed Median Speed Maximum Speed Next-generation access (NGA) Number of Connections
Less than 2 Mbps 2.8 2.9 3.8 N 5

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Dover District Council
Visit the Council's Website
White Cliffs Business Park, Dover, Kent, CT16 3PJ
Send email
Telephone Number: 01304 821 199
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of
The Member of Parliament is Natalie Elphicke
Details for the MP Natalie Elphicke on parliament.uk
Details for the MP Natalie Elphicke on theyworkforyou.com
In the 2019 General Election Natalie Elphicke won with a majority of 12,278 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 76,355
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: St Radigunds Ward
Parish: Dover Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Kent
County Council: Kent Council

Nearest Car Parks

Relyon Car Park
Poulton Close, Dover, Kent
Dover
CT17 0HL
Distance: 0.16 km (click for directions)
24 hour parking in secure compound with night watchman. Space for 400 cars. Collection and delivery to and from Eastern Docks 01304 201227
Telephone: 01304201227
Operated by: Dover District Council
Elms Vale Recreation Ground Car Park
Elms Vale Road, Dover, Kent
Dover
CT17 9PR
Distance: 0.55 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01304872458
Operated by: Dover District Council
Crabble Athletic Ground Car Park
Crabble Road, Dover, Kent
Dover
CT17 0QE
Distance: 0.63 km (click for directions)
Free parking
Telephone: 01304872458
Operated by: Dover District Council
River Recreation Ground Car Park
Lower Road, Dover, Kent
Dover
CT17 0LW
Distance: 0.67 km (click for directions)
Free parking
Telephone: 01304872458
Operated by: Dover District Council

Nearest Schools

Elms School
Distance: 0.53 Miles
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 20/11/2017)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 144
Address: Elms School, Elms Vale Road, CT17 9PS
Head: Mrs Juli Timoney (Head Teacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Holmestone Road to Elms School
White Cliffs Primary College for the Arts
Distance: 0.55 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 27/01/2019)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 309
Address: White Cliffs Primary College for the Arts, St Radigund's Road, CT17 0LB
Head: Mrs Sue Knight-Fotheringham (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Holmestone Road to White Cliffs Primary College for the Arts
Dover Grammar School for Boys
Distance: 0.67 Miles
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 29/02/2016)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 797
Address: Dover Grammar School for Boys, Astor Avenue, CT17 0DQ
Head: Mr Philip Horstrup (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Holmestone Road to Dover Grammar School for Boys
Astor College (A Specialist College for the Arts)
Distance: 0.67 Miles
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected 31/10/2017)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 837
Address: Astor College (A Specialist College for the Arts), Astor Avenue, CT17 0AS
Head: Mr Lee Kane (Principal)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Holmestone Road to Astor College (A Specialist College for the Arts)

Nearest Hospitals

Buckland Hospital
Address: Buckland Hospital, Coombe Valley Road, Dover, CT17 0HD,
NHS Sector
East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01304 222510
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 0.71 (miles)
Directions from Holmestone Road to Buckland Hospital
Royal Victoria Hospital, Folkestone
Address: Royal Victoria Hospital, Radnor Park Avenue, Folkestone, CT19 5BN,
NHS Sector
Kent Community Health NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01303 850202
Distance: 5.53 (miles)
Directions from Holmestone Road to Royal Victoria Hospital, Folkestone
Cedar House Hospital
Address: Cedar House, Dover Road, Barham, Canterbury, CT4 6PW,
NHS Sector
The Huntercombe Group
Telephone: 01227 833700
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 6.48 (miles)
Directions from Holmestone Road to Cedar House Hospital
Victoria Hospital, Deal
Address: Victoria Hospital, London Road, Deal, CT14 9UA,
NHS Sector
Kent Community Health NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01304 865400
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 7.77 (miles)
Directions from Holmestone Road to Victoria Hospital, Deal

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Holmestone Road

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Holmestone Road
1.46 Dover Priory Dental Practice 3 Priory Road CT17 9RQ
1.60 Dental Surgery 64 Pencester Road CT16 1BW
1.76 Castle Street Dental Practice 51 Castle Street CT16 1PT
1.79 30-32 Castle Street (dental Practice) 30-32 Castle Street CT16 1PW
4.96 Pennypot Dental Practice 90 Canterbury Road, Hawkinge CT18 7BN

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Holmestone Road

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near
0.97 Buckland Medical Practice Buckland Avenue CT16 2NP tel:01304 206353
1.24 White Cliffs Medical Centre 143 Folkestone Road CT17 9SG tel:01304 201705
1.30 High Street Surgery 100-106 High Street CT16 1EQ tel:01304 206463
1.30 Peter Street Surgery Peter Street CT16 1EF tel:01304 216890
1.55 Pencester Health Dover Health Centre, Maison Dieu Road CT16 1RH tel:01304 865577

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Holmestone Road

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near
0.84 River Pharmacy 1 Chilton Way, River CT17 0QB tel:01304 820573
1.15 Cairns Chemist Vantage Pharmacy, 51 London Road CT17 0SP tel:01304 206968
1.24 Grace Chemist 127 Folkestone Road CT17 9SG
1.24 White Cliffs Pharmacy 141 Folkestone Road CT17 9SG
1.28 Paydens Pharmacy 108 High Street CT16 1EG tel:01304 206460

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Holmestone Road

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Holmestone Road
1.43 Bailey Opticians 20 High Street CT16 1DR
1.43 Biggs Opticians 5-7 High Street CT16 1DP
1.51 Specsavers (dover) Unit 2, 11-16 Biggin Street CT16 1BD
1.51 Kent 2 Domiciliary Specsavers Limited Unit 2, 11-16 Biggin Street CT16 1BD
1.62 Vision Express (dover) 31 Biggin Street CT16 1BU

Nearest Libraries

Dover Library
Dover Discovery Centre, Market Square, Dover, CT161PH
Telephone: 08458 247200
Distance: 1.66 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Holmestone Road to Dover Library
Whitfield Library
Village Hall, Whitfield, Dover, CT163LY
Telephone: 01304 820 039
Distance: 1.98 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Holmestone Road to Whitfield Library
Wood Avenue Library
Wood Avenue, Folkestone, CT196HS
Telephone: 01303 254226
Distance: 4.85 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Holmestone Road to Wood Avenue Library
St. Margaret'S-At-Cliffe Library
Community Centre, Kingsdown Road St. Margaret's-at-Cliffe, Dover, CT156BB
Telephone: 01304 852865
Distance: 4.87 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Holmestone Road to St. Margaret'S-At-Cliffe Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Kearsney (Kent) Station is 1.20 miles away.

Address: Kearsney station, Alkham Lane, Kearsney, Kent, CT17 0RN

Kearsney (Kent) is situated on the Chatham Main Line and is managed by Southeastern.

Kearsney (Kent) Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Holmestone Road to Kearsney (Kent) Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Adisham00:15:00
Aylesham00:12:00
Bekesbourne00:19:00
Bromley South01:44:00
Canterbury East00:25:00
Chatham01:11:00
Dover Priory00:07:30
Faversham00:40:00
Gillingham (Kent)01:06:00
London Victoria02:02:00
Longfield01:29:00
Meopham01:25:00
Newington00:57:00
Rainham (Kent)01:00:00
Rochester01:14:00
Selling00:34:00
Shepherds Well00:06:00
Sittingbourne00:53:00
Snowdown00:09:00
Teynham00:46:00

Dover Priory Station is 1.35 miles away.

Address: Dover Priory station, Station Approach, off Folkestone Road, Dover, CT17 9SB

Dover Priory is situated on the South Eastern Main Line|Chatham Main Line|Kent Coast Line and is managed by Southeastern.

Dover Priory Station is staffed on a full time basis.

Directions from Holmestone Road to Dover Priory Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Adisham00:19:00
Ashford International00:33:00
Aylesham00:16:00
Bekesbourne00:23:00
Birchington-on-sea00:53:00
Broadstairs00:43:00
Bromley South01:45:00
Canterbury East00:29:00
Chatham01:16:00
Deal00:19:00
Denmark Hill02:01:00
Ebbsfleet International00:54:00
Farningham Road01:37:00
Faversham00:47:00
Folkestone Central00:11:00
Folkestone West00:13:00
Gillingham (Kent)01:12:00
Gravesend02:00:00
Headcorn00:47:00
Herne Bay01:02:00
Kearsney (Kent)00:04:00
London Bridge01:48:00
London Charing Cross01:56:00
London St Pancras International01:10:00
London Victoria02:07:00
London Waterloo East01:52:00
Longfield01:32:00
Marden (Kent)00:56:00
Margate00:48:00
Martin Mill00:09:00
Meopham01:28:00
Newington01:02:00
Paddock Wood01:02:00
Pluckley00:40:00
Rainham (Kent)01:07:00
Ramsgate00:38:00
Rochester01:20:00
Sandling00:18:00
Sandwich00:25:00
Selling00:38:00
Sevenoaks01:22:00
Shepherds Well00:10:00
Sittingbourne00:57:00
Snowdown00:13:00
Sole Street01:26:00
St Mary Cray01:47:00
Staplehurst00:52:00
Stratford International01:03:00
Strood (Kent)01:50:00
Swanley01:42:00
Teynham00:50:00
Tonbridge01:11:00
Walmer00:14:00
Westenhanger00:21:00
Whitstable01:07:00

Martin Mill Station is 4.11 miles away.

Address: Martin Mill station, Station Approach, Martin Mill, Kent, CT15 5JZ

Martin Mill is situated on the Kent Coast Line and is managed by Southeastern.

Martin Mill Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Holmestone Road to Martin Mill Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Ashford International00:42:00
Birchington-on-sea00:43:00
Broadstairs00:33:00
Chatham01:33:00
Deal00:09:00
Dover Priory00:10:00
Ebbsfleet International01:02:00
Faversham01:07:00
Folkestone Central00:21:00
Folkestone West00:23:00
Gillingham (Kent)01:29:00
Gravesend01:51:00
Herne Bay00:52:00
London St Pancras International01:19:30
Margate00:38:00
Rainham (Kent)01:24:00
Ramsgate00:29:00
Rochester01:37:00
Sandwich00:15:00
Sittingbourne01:16:00
Stratford International01:12:30
Strood (Kent)01:40:30
Walmer00:04:00
Whitstable00:57:00

Shepherds Well Station is 4.37 miles away.

Address: Shepherds Well station, Station Road, Shepherdswell, Kent, CT15 7PE

Shepherds Well is situated on the Chatham Main Line and is managed by Southeastern.

Shepherds Well Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Holmestone Road to Shepherds Well Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Adisham00:09:00
Aylesham00:06:00
Bekesbourne00:13:00
Bromley South01:38:00
Canterbury East00:19:00
Chatham01:05:00
Dover Priory00:12:00
Faversham00:35:00
Gillingham (Kent)01:00:00
Kearsney (Kent)00:04:00
London Victoria01:56:00
Longfield01:23:00
Meopham01:19:00
Newington00:52:00
Rainham (Kent)00:54:00
Rochester01:08:00
Selling00:28:00
Sittingbourne00:47:00
Snowdown00:03:00
Teynham00:41:00

Nearest Airports

Kent International Airport is 15.21 miles away Directions from Holmestone Road to Kent International Airport
Lydd London Ashford Airport is 19.27 miles away Directions from Holmestone Road to Lydd London Ashford Airport
London Southend Airport is 39.01 miles away Directions from Holmestone Road to London Southend Airport
Biggin Hill Airport is 55.52 miles away Directions from Holmestone Road to Biggin Hill Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Dover Western Docks Ferry Terminal is 2 miles away

Directions from Holmestone Road to Dover Western Docks Ferry Terminal

Dover Eastern Docks Ferry Terminal is 2.26 miles away

Directions from Holmestone Road to Dover Eastern Docks Ferry Terminal

Folkestone Eurotunnel Terminal is 7.27 miles away

Directions from Holmestone Road to Folkestone Eurotunnel Terminal

Ramsgate Ferry Terminal is 14.74 miles away

Directions from Holmestone Road to Ramsgate Ferry Terminal

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Holmestone Road is approximately 1.55 miles from the A20

Junction: M20 J13/A20(T)/A259/A2034 - 5.79 Miles Away

Directions from Holmestone Road to M20 J13/A20(T)/A259/A2034

Junction: M20 J12/A20/B2064 - 6.88 Miles Away

Directions from Holmestone Road to M20 J12/A20/B2064

Junction: M20 J11A - 7.97 Miles Away

Directions from Holmestone Road to M20 J11A

Junction: M20 J11/A20/B2068 - 10.15 Miles Away

Directions from Holmestone Road to M20 J11/A20/B2068

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Dover Castle
Historic Properties
Distance: 2.07 (miles)
Directions from Holmestone Road to Dover Castle
Attraction Name: NT White Cliffs
Wildlife
Distance: 2.74 (miles)
Directions from Holmestone Road to NT White Cliffs
Attraction Name: Battle of Britain Memorial
Visitor Centres
Distance: 3.86 (miles)
Directions from Holmestone Road to Battle of Britain Memorial
Attraction Name: South Foreland Lighthouse
Historic Properties
Distance: 4.16 (miles)
Directions from Holmestone Road to South Foreland Lighthouse