Downs Road in Canterbury

Downs Road is a Street in the Kent city of Canterbury and measures approximately 505 metres long.

The average house in Downs Road sells for £249,333.33

There are 40 other streets named Downs Road in Great Britain.

Downs Road is within the area of Canterbury City Council Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax.

The average elevation of Downs Road is roughly 37.90 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 42.90 and the lowest point being 32.30. A change of 10.60 metres.

Average House Prices for Downs Road
YearSalesAverage House Price
20191£285,000.
20181£180,000.
20175£245,000.
20161£310,000.
20151£244,000.

Downs Road has the postcodes of CT2 7AY, CT2 7TN and CT2 7TW.

Downs Road is located within the county of Kent which is in the South East (England) region of the UK. 53.16 miles East from the centre of London, 1.28 miles North from the centre of Canterbury, 24.13 miles East from the centre of Maidstone and 39.91 miles South East from the centre of Chelmsford.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Downs Road

Sunrise04:53
Sunset21:07

We have found postcodes for Downs Road.

CT2 7AY
CT2 7TN
CT2 7TW

Latest Weather Conditions for Downs Road

Observed at Weather Station:Manston 12 July 2020 at 01:00 (12.01 miles away)
Current Weather:Clear night
Temperature and Humidity:12.6°C (71.1%)
Wind Direction and Speed:WSW (2 mph)

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Budget Hotels near Downs Road Canterbury

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Travelodge Canterbury Chaucer Central
Address:63 Ivy Ln, Canterbury, CT1 1TU
Telephone:0871 984 6471 Learn More
1.38
2: Name:Premier Inn Canterbury City Centre
Address:1-7 New Dover Road
Telephone: Learn More
1.50
3: Name:Holiday Inn Express Canterbury
Address:A2, Upper Harbledown
Telephone: Learn More
2.89
4: Name:Travelodge Canterbury Dunkirk
Address:A2 Trunk Road, Faversham, ME13 9LN
Telephone:0871 984 6023 Learn More
3.62
5: Name:Premier Inn Whitstable
Address:Thanet Way
Telephone: Learn More
3.98

Buying a House in Downs Road? View our Mortgage Examples

Mortgage Calculator for the Lowest Priced Property on Downs Road
Total Price of Property£180,000
Minimum Deposit£9,000.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£525.00
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£901.12
Mortgage Calculator for the Highest Priced Property on Downs Road
Total Price of Property£310,000
Minimum Deposit£15,500.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£904.17
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£1,551.93
Mortgage Calculator for the Average Priced Property on Downs Road
Total Price of Property£249,333
Minimum Deposit£12,466.67
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£727.22
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£1,248.22

Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Downs Road above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
37.9032.3042.9010.60

Frequently asked Questions for Downs Road

What Council (Local Authority) is Downs Road in?

Downs Road is located within the local authority area of Canterbury City Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Downs Road in?

Downs Road is in an unparished area.

What Electoral Ward is Downs Road in?

Downs Road is located within the ward of St Stephen's.

What County is Downs Road in?

Downs Road is located within the ceremonial county of Kent.

What Constituency is Downs Road in?

Downs Road is located within the constituency of Canterbury.

What Region of the UK is Downs Road in?

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

What County Council area is Downs Road in?

Downs Road is located within the Kent Council area.

What Police Force area is Downs Road in?

Downs Road is located within the Kent Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for Downs Road

Downs Road, Canterbury, CT2 7TN, Downs Road, Canterbury, Canterbury, CT2 7TN,
Downs Road, Canterbury, CT2 7TW, Downs Road, Canterbury, Canterbury, CT2 7TW,
Downs Road, Canterbury, Canterbury, CT2 7AY,

Roads that intersect with Downs Road

Map showing the location of Downs Road

Location Details

Downs Road
Latitude51.296433
Longitude1.077836
OS Easting (X):614548
OS Northing (Y):159811
OS Grid Reference:TR145598

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Downs Road

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00122363
ONS Area NameStudent Digs
Average Age32.53
Area Population1581.00
Male Population737.00 (47%)
Female Population844.00 (53%)
Benefit Claimants12 (1%)
LSOA Code:E01024100
LSOA Name:Canterbury 013B
SOA Code:1a
SOA Name:Cosmopolitan student neighbourhoods
MSOA Code:E02005022
MSOA Name:Canterbury 013

Nearest Supermarkets

Sainsburys Canterbury
Kingsmead Road, Canterbury, England, CT1 1BW
01227 456860
Distance: 0.88 Miles
Directions from Downs Road to Sainsburys Canterbury
Asda Canterbury
Sturry Road, Canterbury, CT1 1DG
01227 479719
Distance: 0.89 Miles
Directions from Downs Road to Asda Canterbury
Sainsburys Canterbury St Dunstans Street Local
24 St. Dunstans Street, Canterbury, England, CT2 8BH
1227457535
Distance: 0.97 Miles
Directions from Downs Road to Sainsburys Canterbury St Dunstans Street Local
Sainsburys Canterbury High Street Local
28-29 High Street, Canterbury, England, CT1 2AZ
1227769659
Distance: 1.15 Miles
Directions from Downs Road to Sainsburys Canterbury High Street Local

 Telephone Information

Dialling CodeTelephone ExchangeTelephone CabinetFibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises
01227CANTERBURY - NDCANP18FTTC

 Broadband Information

Speed Average Speed Median Speed Maximum Speed Next-generation access (NGA) Number of Connections
Less than 2 Mbps 3.2 3.3 4.6 N 49

 Recent House Sales in Downs Road

Address99 Downs Road, Kent, CT2 7TW.
Sale DateFri 22 Mar 2019
Sale Price£285,000
Type of PropertySemi-Detached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address40 Downs Road, Kent, CT2 7AY.
Sale DateMon 16 Jul 2018
Sale Price£180,000
Type of PropertyTerraced
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address43 Downs Road, Kent, CT2 7AY.
Sale DateThu 21 Dec 2017
Sale Price£260,000
Type of PropertyTerraced
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address134 Downs Road, Kent, CT2 7TW.
Sale DateFri 07 Apr 2017
Sale Price£180,000
Type of PropertyFlat or Maisonette
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Leasehold
Address45 Downs Road, Kent, CT2 7TN.
Sale DateFri 30 Jun 2017
Sale Price£265,000
Type of PropertyTerraced
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address22 Downs Road, Kent, CT2 7AY.
Sale DateWed 22 Mar 2017
Sale Price£265,000
Type of PropertySemi-Detached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address98 Downs Road, Kent, CT2 7TN.
Sale DateWed 12 Jul 2017
Sale Price£255,000
Type of PropertyTerraced
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address2 Downs Road, Kent, CT2 7AY.
Sale DateTue 29 Mar 2016
Sale Price£310,000
Type of PropertySemi-Detached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address29 Downs Road, Kent, CT2 7AY.
Sale DateFri 21 Aug 2015
Sale Price£244,000
Type of PropertyTerraced
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Canterbury City Council
Visit the Council's Website
Military Road, Canterbury, Kent, CT1 1YW
Send email
Telephone Number: 01227 862 000
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of
The Member of Parliament is Rosemary Duffield
Details for the MP Rosemary Duffield on parliament.uk
Details for the MP Rosemary Duffield on theyworkforyou.com
In the 2019 General Election Rosemary Duffield won with a majority of 1,836 the result was Lab hold. The total electorate was 80,203
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: St Stephen's Ward
Parish: Unparished area
Ceremonial County: Kent
County Council: Kent Council

Nearest Car Parks

Kingsmead Leisure Centre Car Park
Kingsmead Road, Canterbury, Kent
Canterbury
CT2 7PH
Distance: 0.74 km (click for directions)
Mon-Sun 7:00-19:00. £1.00 refunded to leisure centre users.
Telephone: 01227862429
Operated by: Canterbury City Council
St John's Nursery Car Park
Kingsmead Road, Canterbury, Kent
Canterbury
CT2 7PH
Distance: 0.86 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
Canterbury West Station Car Park
Station Road West, Canterbury, Kent
Canterbury
CT2 8AN
Distance: 0.88 km (click for directions)
Parking free for blue badge holders Wheelchair users can use car park equipment at this station unaided
Telephone: 08456036197
Operated by: Meteor Parking Ltd
Station Road West Car Park
Station Road West, Canterbury, Kent
Canterbury
CT2 8FE
Distance: 0.91 km (click for directions)
P&D. Pay by mobile available. Max stay 12 hours, charges apply 7:00-21:00 Mon-Sun. Blue Badge holders can park free for first 3 hours - buy extra time by purchasing ticket upon arrival, and display alongside badge. P&D machines are accessible.
Telephone: 01227862429
Operated by: Canterbury City Council

Nearest Schools

The Archbishop's School
Distance: 0.23 Miles
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 11/04/2016)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 739
Address: The Archbishop's School, St Stephens Hill, CT2 7AP
Head: David Elliott (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Downs Road to The Archbishop's School
St Stephen's Junior School
Distance: 0.29 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 10/06/2013)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 419
Address: St Stephen's Junior School, Hales Drive, St Stephens, CT2 7AD
Head: Mr Stuart Pywell (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Downs Road to St Stephen's Junior School
University of Kent
Distance: 0.33 Miles
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected )
Address: University of Kent, The Registry, CT2 7NZ
Head: Professor David Melville (Principal)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Downs Road to University of Kent
St Stephen's Infant School
Distance: 0.34 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 14/07/2011)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 269
Address: St Stephen's Infant School, Hales Drive, St Stephen's, CT2 7AB
Head: Mr Dean Jones (Executive Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Downs Road to St Stephen's Infant School

Nearest Hospitals

St Martin's Hospital
Address: Littlebourne Road, Canterbury, CT1 1TD,
NHS Sector
Kent and Medway NHS and Social Care Partnership Trust
Telephone: 01227 459371
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 1.83 (miles)
Directions from Downs Road to St Martin's Hospital
Kent and Canterbury Hospital
Address: Kent and Canterbury Hospital, Ethelbert Road, Canterbury, CT1 3NG,
NHS Sector
East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01227 766877
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 2.1 (miles)
Directions from Downs Road to Kent and Canterbury Hospital
Spencer Private Hospitals, Canterbury
Address: Kent & Canterbury Hospital, Canterbury, CT1 3NG,
Independent Sector
East Kent Medical Services Ltd
Telephone: 01227 206 700
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 2.1 (miles)
Directions from Downs Road to Spencer Private Hospitals, Canterbury
BMI The Chaucer Hospital
Address: Nackington Road, Canterbury, CT4 7AR,
Independent Sector
BMI Healthcare
Telephone: 01227 825100
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 2.43 (miles)
Directions from Downs Road to BMI The Chaucer Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Downs Road

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Downs Road
0.32 St Stephens Dental Practice 4 Hales Drive CT2 7AB
0.97 Dental Surgery 55 St. Dunstans Street CT2 8BS
1.04 King Street Orthodontic Practice King Street CT1 2AJ
1.05 Dental Surgery 52 London Road CT2 8LF
1.09 Chopra & Assoc. Dental Surgery 1 Military Road CT1 1LN

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Downs Road

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near
0.68 University Medical Centre Medical Centre, Giles Lane CT2 7PB tel:01227 469333
0.92 Northgate Medical Practice 1 Northgate CT1 1WL tel:01227 208556
1.06 London Road Surgery 49 London Road CT2 8SG tel:01227 463128
1.55 Canterbury Health Centre 26 Old Dover Road CT1 3JH tel:0300 0426600
1.55 Molony Canterbury Health Centre, 26 Old Dover Road CT1 3JH

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Downs Road

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near
0.32 Porter Chemist 2b Hales Drive CT2 7AB tel:01227 781588
0.68 Cheadles Chemist Canterbury Giles Avenue CT2 7PB tel:01277 763949
0.89 Lloydspharmacy J Sainsbury Store, Kingsmead Road CT1 1BW tel:01227 463808
0.90 Asda Pharmacy Sturry Road CT1 1DG tel:01227 378890
0.93 Eckersley Pharmacy 2 Northgate CT1 1WJ tel:01227 478877

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Downs Road

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Downs Road
0.90 4182 Canterbury Asda Stores Ltd, Sturry Road CT1 1DG
1.08 David Grimes Opticians 44 St. Peters Street CT1 2BG
1.12 Cargills (canterbury) 59 St. Peters Street CT1 2BE
1.13 Pybus Opticians 5 Palace Street CT1 2DY
1.19 Vision Express (canterbury) 40 High Street CT1 2RY

Nearest Libraries

Canterbury Library - Temporary Location
35 Pound Lane, Canterbury, CT12BZ
Telephone: 08458 247200
Distance: 0.96 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Downs Road to Canterbury Library - Temporary Location
Sturry Library
Chafy Crescent, Sturry, Canterbury, CT20BA
Telephone: 01227 711479
Distance: 1.94 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Downs Road to Sturry Library
Swalecliffe Library
78 Herne Bay Road, Canterbury, CT52LX
Telephone: 01227 792 645
Distance: 4.48 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Downs Road to Swalecliffe Library
Whitstable Library
31-33 Oxford Street, Whitstable, CT51DB
Telephone: 08458 247200
Distance: 4.72 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Downs Road to Whitstable Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Canterbury West Station is 0.85 miles away.

Address: Canterbury West station, Station Road West, Canterbury, Kent, CT2 8AN

Canterbury West is situated on the Ashford to Ramsgate Line and is managed by Southeastern.

Canterbury West Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Downs Road to Canterbury West Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Ashford International00:23:00
Bearsted00:54:30
Borough Green & Wrotham01:17:00
Broadstairs00:27:00
Bromley South01:46:00
Charing (Kent)00:38:00
Chartham00:05:00
Chilham00:08:00
Ebbsfleet International00:38:30
Harrietsham00:46:30
Headcorn00:35:30
Hollingbourne00:50:30
Lenham00:43:00
London Bridge01:36:00
London Charing Cross01:45:00
London St Pancras International00:57:00
London Victoria02:04:30
London Waterloo East01:41:00
Maidstone East01:00:30
Marden (Kent)00:45:00
Margate00:32:00
Minster00:16:00
Otford01:25:00
Paddock Wood00:51:00
Pluckley00:30:00
Ramsgate00:22:00
Sevenoaks01:11:00
Staplehurst00:40:30
Stratford International00:49:00
Sturry00:04:00
Swanley01:34:30
Tonbridge01:00:00
West Malling01:10:00
Wye00:15:00

Canterbury East Station is 1.53 miles away.

Address: Canterbury East station, Station Road East, Canterbury, Kent, CT1 2RB

Canterbury East is situated on the Chatham Main Line and is managed by Southeastern.

Canterbury East Station is staffed on a full time basis.

Directions from Downs Road to Canterbury East Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Adisham00:09:00
Aylesham00:11:00
Bekesbourne00:04:00
Bromley South01:19:00
Chatham00:45:00
Denmark Hill01:42:30
Dover Priory00:28:00
Farningham Road01:09:00
Faversham00:15:00
Gillingham (Kent)00:41:00
Kearsney (Kent)00:22:00
London Victoria01:39:00
Longfield01:05:00
Meopham01:01:00
Newington00:31:00
Rainham (Kent)00:35:00
Rochester00:49:00
Selling00:09:00
Shepherds Well00:18:00
Sittingbourne00:26:00
Snowdown00:14:00
Sole Street00:58:00
St Mary Cray01:18:00
Swanley01:14:00
Teynham00:21:00

Sturry Station is 1.95 miles away.

Address: Sturry station, Island Road, Sturry, Kent, CT2 0ED

Sturry is situated on the Ashford to Ramsgate Line and is managed by Southeastern.

Sturry Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Downs Road to Sturry Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Ashford International00:29:00
Canterbury West00:05:00
Chartham00:10:00
Chilham00:14:00
Headcorn00:41:00
London Bridge01:41:00
London Charing Cross01:50:00
London Waterloo East01:46:00
Marden (Kent)00:50:00
Minster00:12:00
Orpington01:23:00
Paddock Wood00:56:00
Pluckley00:35:00
Ramsgate00:19:00
Sevenoaks01:16:00
Staplehurst00:46:00
Tonbridge01:05:30
Wye00:20:00

Bekesbourne Station is 3.51 miles away.

Address: Bekesbourne station, Station Road, Bekesbourne, Kent, CT4 5EP

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

Bekesbourne Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Downs Road to Bekesbourne Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Adisham00:04:00
Aylesham00:07:00
Bromley South01:25:00
Canterbury East00:06:00
Chatham00:52:00
Dover Priory00:24:00
Faversham00:23:00
Gillingham (Kent)00:47:00
Kearsney (Kent)00:18:00
London Victoria01:44:00
Longfield01:12:00
Meopham01:08:00
Newington00:39:30
Rainham (Kent)00:41:30
Rochester00:55:00
Selling00:15:00
Shepherds Well00:14:00
Sittingbourne00:34:00
Snowdown00:10:00
Teynham00:28:00

Nearest Airports

Kent International Airport is 12.58 miles away Directions from Downs Road to Kent International Airport
Lydd London Ashford Airport is 24.43 miles away Directions from Downs Road to Lydd London Ashford Airport
London Southend Airport is 24.81 miles away Directions from Downs Road to London Southend Airport
Biggin Hill Airport is 45.18 miles away Directions from Downs Road to Biggin Hill Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Folkestone Eurotunnel Terminal is 13.92 miles away

Directions from Downs Road to Folkestone Eurotunnel Terminal

Ramsgate Ferry Terminal is 14.68 miles away

Directions from Downs Road to Ramsgate Ferry Terminal

Dover Eastern Docks Ferry Terminal is 15.96 miles away

Directions from Downs Road to Dover Eastern Docks Ferry Terminal

Dover Western Docks Ferry Terminal is 16.1 miles away

Directions from Downs Road to Dover Western Docks Ferry Terminal

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Downs Road is approximately 1.84 miles from the A2

Junction: M2 J7/A2(T)/A2/A299 - 6.59 Miles Away

Directions from Downs Road to M2 J7/A2(T)/A2/A299

Junction: M2 J6/A251 - 8.19 Miles Away

Directions from Downs Road to M2 J6/A251

Junction: M20 J9/A20/A251 - 13.05 Miles Away

Directions from Downs Road to M20 J9/A20/A251

Junction: M20 J10/A2070(T)/A292(T)/A2070/A20 - 13.15 Miles Away

Directions from Downs Road to M20 J10/A2070(T)/A292(T)/A2070/A20

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Canterbury Westgate Towers and City Gaol
Historic Properties
Distance: 1.04 (miles)
Directions from Downs Road to Canterbury Westgate Towers and City Gaol
Attraction Name: The Beaney (including Canterbury Tourism Information) (previously 'Canterbury Royal Museum and Art Gallery')
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 1.16 (miles)
Directions from Downs Road to The Beaney (including Canterbury Tourism Information) (previously 'Canterbury Royal Museum and Art Gallery')
Attraction Name: Canterbury Cathedral
Places of Worship
Distance: 1.17 (miles)
Directions from Downs Road to Canterbury Cathedral
Attraction Name: Canterbury Heritage Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 1.22 (miles)
Directions from Downs Road to Canterbury Heritage Museum