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Samphire Road in

Samphire Road is a Street in the Kent and measures approximately 128 metres long.

There are 2 other streets named Samphire Road in Great Britain.

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

Samphire Road has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 11303031 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of Samphire Road is roughly 60.65 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 63.60 and the lowest point being 57.70. A change of 5.90 metres.

Samphire Road is located within the county of Kent which is in the South East (England) region of the UK. 66.1 miles East from the centre of London, 14.59 miles South East from the centre of Canterbury, 35.01 miles East from the centre of Maidstone and 55.59 miles South East from the centre of Chelmsford.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Samphire Road

Sunrise07:28
Sunset17:48

Latest Weather Conditions for Samphire Road

Observed at Weather Station:Langdon Bay 21 October 2020 at 22:00 (3.16 miles away)
Current Weather:Clear night
Temperature and Humidity:14.1°C (93.7%)
Wind Direction and Speed:SW (19 mph)
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Budget Hotels near Samphire Road

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Premier Inn Dover - A20
Address:Folkestone Road
Telephone: Learn More
1.12
2: Name:Travelodge Dover
Address:Unit 8 St James St, Dover, CT16 1QD
Telephone:0871 984 6532 Learn More
1.78
3: Name:Premier Inn Dover Central - Eastern Ferry Terminal
Address:Marine Parade
Telephone: Learn More
1.87
4: Name:Premier Inn Dover East
Address:Jubilee Way. Guston Wood
Telephone: Learn More
3.11
5: Name:Premier Inn Folkestone - Channel Tunnel
Address:Cherry Garden Lane
Telephone: Learn More
5.68
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Samphire Road above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
60.6557.7063.605.90

Frequently asked Questions for Samphire Road

What Council (Local Authority) is Samphire Road in?

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

What Parish Council is Samphire Road in?

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

What Electoral Ward is Samphire Road in?

Samphire Road is located within the ward of Town and Pier.

What County is Samphire Road in?

Samphire Road is located within the ceremonial county of Kent.

What Constituency is Samphire Road in?

Samphire Road is located within the constituency of Dover.

What Part of the UK is Samphire Road in?

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

What County Council area is Samphire Road in?

Samphire Road is located within the Kent Council area.

What Police Force area is Samphire Road in?

Samphire Road is located within the Kent Police area.

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Location Details

Samphire Road
Map showing the location of Samphire Road
Latitude51.109908
Longitude1.285137
OS Easting (X):629923
OS Northing (Y):139704
OS Grid Reference:TR299397

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Samphire Road

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00123107
ONS Area NameHard-Pressed Rented Terraces
Average Age42.76
Area Population2072.00
Male Population1064.00 (51%)
Female Population1008.00 (49%)
Benefit Claimants69 (3%)
LSOA Code:E01024249
LSOA Name:Dover 013E
SOA Code:4b
SOA Name:Constrained renters
MSOA Code:E02005053
MSOA Name:Dover 013
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Nearest Supermarkets

Iceland Dover
55 High Street, Dover, Kent, CT16 1EB
01304204779
Distance: 1.63 Miles
Directions from Samphire Road to Iceland Dover
Asda Dover
Unit 1, Charlton Green, Dover, CT16 2QH
01304 861400
Distance: 1.71 Miles
Directions from Samphire Road to Asda Dover
Iceland Dover Food Warehouse
ST. JAMES RETAIL PARK, TOWNWALL STREET, DOVER, CT16 1JR
01304207172
Distance: 1.77 Miles
Directions from Samphire Road to Iceland Dover Food Warehouse
Morrisons Dover
Bridge Street, Dover CT16 1RA
01304 203452
Distance: 1.77 Miles
Directions from Samphire Road to Morrisons Dover

 Telephone Information

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

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
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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: Town and Pier Ward
Parish: Dover Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Kent
County Council: Kent Council

Nearest Car Parks

Samphire Hoe Car Park
A20, Dover, Kent
Dover
CT17 9FL
Distance: 0.52 km (click for directions)
Long Term. Charges apply 9am-6pm Mon to Sat including Bank Holidays. Blue Badge holders may park free of charge for up to 3 hours or max stay.
Telephone: 01304872459
Operated by: Dover District Council
Folkestone Road Car Park
B2011, Dover, Kent
Dover
CT17 9FL
Distance: 0.77 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
BCB Enterprises Car Park
Centre Road, Dover, Kent
Dover
CT17 9DY
Distance: 1.11 km (click for directions)
About 1/2 mile from Hoverport, 1.5 miles from Cruise Terminal, 1.5 miles from Eastern Docks. Covered parking for seven cars. Taxis arranged to and from the Docks.
Telephone: 01304872459
Operated by: Dover District Council
Elms Vale Recreation Ground Car Park
Elms Vale Road, Dover, Kent
Dover
CT17 9PR
Distance: 1.12 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01304872458
Operated by: Dover District Council
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Nearest Schools

Aycliffe Community Primary School
Distance: 0.18 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 28/06/2013)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 112
Address: Aycliffe Community Primary School, St David's Avenue, CT17 9HJ
Head: Mr John Dexter (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Samphire Road to Aycliffe Community Primary School
St Martin's School
Distance: 0.97 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 29/04/2014)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 224
Address: St Martin's School, Markland Road, CT17 9LY
Head: Miss Rachel Appleby (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Samphire Road to St Martin's School
Elms School
Distance: 1.07 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 Samphire Road to Elms School
Vale View Community School
Distance: 1.08 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 11/07/2013)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 219
Address: Vale View Community School, Vale View Road, Elms Vale, CT17 9NP
Head: Miss Kelly Brown (Acting Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Samphire Road to Vale View Community School

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: 1.56 (miles)
Directions from Samphire 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: 5.18 (miles)
Directions from Samphire 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: 7.92 (miles)
Directions from Samphire 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: 8.81 (miles)
Directions from Samphire Road to Victoria Hospital, Deal

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Samphire Road

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Samphire Road
1.59 Dover Priory Dental Practice 3 Priory Road CT17 9RQ
1.69 Dental Surgery 64 Pencester Road CT16 1BW
1.73 Castle Street Dental Practice 51 Castle Street CT16 1PT
1.76 30-32 Castle Street (dental Practice) 30-32 Castle Street CT16 1PW
4.62 Colosseum Dental (folkestone) 45-47 Canterbury Road CT19 5NJ

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Samphire Road

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near
1.22 White Cliffs Medical Centre 143 Folkestone Road CT17 9SG tel:01304 201705
1.65 High Street Surgery 100-106 High Street CT16 1EQ tel:01304 206463
1.67 Peter Street Surgery Peter Street CT16 1EF tel:01304 216890
1.69 Pencester Surgery 10 Pencester Road CT16 1BW tel:01304 240553
1.75 Pencester Health Dover Health Centre, Maison Dieu Road CT16 1RH tel:01304 865577

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Samphire Road

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near
1.22 Grace Chemist 127 Folkestone Road CT17 9SG
1.22 White Cliffs Pharmacy 141 Folkestone Road CT17 9SG
1.64 Boots The Chemists 19 Biggin Street CT16 1BH tel:01304 206321
1.66 Paydens Pharmacy 108 High Street CT16 1EG tel:01304 206460
1.69 Aa Beggs 32 Pencester Road CT16 1BW tel:01304 205406

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Samphire Road

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

Nearest Libraries

Dover Library
Dover Discovery Centre, Market Square, Dover, CT161PH
Telephone: 08458 247200
Distance: 1.57 Miles
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Directions from Samphire Road to Dover Library
Whitfield Library
Village Hall, Whitfield, Dover, CT163LY
Telephone: 01304 820 039
Distance: 3.43 Miles
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Wood Avenue Library
Wood Avenue, Folkestone, CT196HS
Telephone: 01303 254226
Distance: 4.57 Miles
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Folkestone Library
2 Grace Hill, Folkestone, CT201HD
Telephone: 08458 247200
Distance: 4.92 Miles
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Directions from Samphire Road to Folkestone Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Dover Priory Station is 1.40 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 Samphire 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

Kearsney (Kent) Station is 2.79 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 Samphire 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

Martin Mill Station is 5.01 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 Samphire 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

Folkestone Central Station is 5.35 miles away.

Address: Folkestone Central station, Station Approach, Folkestone, Kent, CT19 5HB

Folkestone Central is situated on the South Eastern Main Line and is managed by Southeastern.

Folkestone Central Station is staffed on a full time basis.

Directions from Samphire Road to Folkestone Central Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Ashford International00:22:00
Birchington-on-sea01:04:00
Broadstairs00:54:00
Chatham01:54:00
Deal00:30:00
Dover Priory00:12:00
Ebbsfleet International00:43:00
Faversham01:27:00
Folkestone West00:02:00
Gillingham (Kent)01:50:00
Gravesend02:11:00
Headcorn00:36:00
Herne Bay01:13:00
London Bridge01:37:00
London Charing Cross01:45:00
London St Pancras International00:59:00
London Waterloo East01:41:00
Marden (Kent)00:45:00
Margate00:59:00
Martin Mill00:21:00
Paddock Wood00:51:00
Pluckley00:29:00
Rainham (Kent)01:45:00
Ramsgate00:50:00
Rochester01:58:00
Sandling00:07:00
Sandwich00:36:00
Sevenoaks01:11:00
Sittingbourne01:37:00
Staplehurst00:41:00
Stratford International00:52:00
Strood (Kent)02:01:00
Tonbridge01:00:00
Walmer00:25:00
Westenhanger00:10:00
Whitstable01:18:00

Nearest Airports

Kent International Airport is 16.63 miles away Directions from Samphire Road to Kent International Airport
Lydd London Ashford Airport is 18.65 miles away Directions from Samphire Road to Lydd London Ashford Airport
London Southend Airport is 40.47 miles away Directions from Samphire Road to London Southend Airport
Biggin Hill Airport is 56.32 miles away Directions from Samphire Road to Biggin Hill Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Dover Western Docks Ferry Terminal is 1.39 miles away

Directions from Samphire Road to Dover Western Docks Ferry Terminal

Dover Eastern Docks Ferry Terminal is 2.14 miles away

Directions from Samphire Road to Dover Eastern Docks Ferry Terminal

Folkestone Eurotunnel Terminal is 7.29 miles away

Directions from Samphire Road to Folkestone Eurotunnel Terminal

Ramsgate Ferry Terminal is 16.02 miles away

Directions from Samphire Road to Ramsgate Ferry Terminal

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Samphire Road is approximately miles from the

Junction: M20 J13/A20(T)/A259/A2034 - 5.69 Miles Away

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Junction: M20 J12/A20/B2064 - 6.81 Miles Away

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Junction: M20 J11A - 7.99 Miles Away

Directions from Samphire Road to M20 J11A

Junction: M20 J11/A20/B2068 - 10.27 Miles Away

Directions from Samphire Road to M20 J11/A20/B2068

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Dover Castle
Historic Properties
Distance: 2.11 (miles)
Directions from Samphire Road to Dover Castle
Attraction Name: NT White Cliffs
Wildlife
Distance: 2.8 (miles)
Directions from Samphire Road to NT White Cliffs
Attraction Name: Battle of Britain Memorial
Visitor Centres
Distance: 3.56 (miles)
Directions from Samphire Road to Battle of Britain Memorial
Attraction Name: South Foreland Lighthouse
Historic Properties
Distance: 4.28 (miles)
Directions from Samphire Road to South Foreland Lighthouse
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