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Metropole Road East in Folkestone CT20 2AN

Metropole Road East is a Street in the Kent town of Folkestone with the postcode of CT20 2AN and measures approximately 201 metres long.

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

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

Metropole Road East has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 34500723 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of Metropole Road East is roughly 50.06 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 50.40 and the lowest point being 48.90. A change of 1.50 metres.

Metropole Road East is located within the county of Kent which is in the South East (England) region of the UK. 62.38 miles South East from the centre of London, 14.43 miles South from the centre of Canterbury, 31 miles South East from the centre of Maidstone and 51.92 miles East from the centre of Lewes.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Metropole Road East, CT20 2AN

Sunrise07:41
Sunset17:35

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CT20 2AN

Latest Weather Conditions for Metropole Road East, CT20 2AN

Observed at Weather Station:Langdon Bay 28 October 2020 at 01:00 (8.97 miles away)
Current Weather:Clear night
Temperature and Humidity:9.8°C (90.9%)
Wind Direction and Speed:SW (11 mph)
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Budget Hotels near Metropole Road East Folkestone

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Premier Inn Folkestone - Channel Tunnel
Address:Cherry Garden Lane
Telephone: Learn More
1.23
2: Name:Holiday Inn Express Folkestone Channel Tunnel
Address:Cheriton High Street
Telephone: Learn More
1.96
3: Name:Premier Inn Dover - A20
Address:Folkestone Road
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4.85
4: Name:Travelodge Dover
Address:Unit 8 St James St, Dover, CT16 1QD
Telephone:0871 984 6532 Learn More
7.56
5: Name:Premier Inn Dover Central - Eastern Ferry Terminal
Address:Marine Parade
Telephone: Learn More
7.67
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Metropole Road East above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
50.0648.9050.401.50

Frequently asked Questions for Metropole Road East

What Council (Local Authority) is Metropole Road East in?

Metropole Road East is located within the local authority area of Shepway District Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Metropole Road East in?

Metropole Road East is located within the area of Folkestone Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is Metropole Road East in?

Metropole Road East is located within the ward of Folkestone Central.

What County is Metropole Road East in?

Metropole Road East is located within the ceremonial county of Kent.

What Constituency is Metropole Road East in?

Metropole Road East is located within the constituency of Folkestone and Hythe.

What Part of the UK is Metropole Road East in?

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

What County Council area is Metropole Road East in?

Metropole Road East is located within the Kent Council area.

What Police Force area is Metropole Road East in?

Metropole Road East is located within the Kent Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for Metropole Road East

Metropole Road East, Folkestone, CT20 2AN,

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Location Details

Metropole Road East
Map showing the location of Metropole Road East
Latitude51.075659
Longitude1.162615
OS Easting (X):621513
OS Northing (Y):135521
OS Grid Reference:TR215355

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Metropole Road East

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00124406
ONS Area NameDelayed Retirement
Average Age48.55
Area Population1633.00
Male Population807.00 (49%)
Female Population826.00 (51%)
Benefit Claimants33 (2%)
LSOA Code:E01024510
LSOA Name:Shepway 015C
SOA Code:3c
SOA Name:Highly qualified professionals
MSOA Code:E02006880
MSOA Name:Shepway 015
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Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Folkestone Bouverie Rd Express
1-3 Castle House, Bouverie Rd W, Folkestone, CT20 2SZ
0345 026 9917
Distance: 0.44 Miles
Directions from Metropole Road East to Tesco Folkestone Bouverie Rd Express
Sainsburys Folkestone
5 Bourverie Road West, Folkestone, England, CT20 2SB
01303 242638
Distance: 0.56 Miles
Directions from Metropole Road East to Sainsburys Folkestone
Morrisons Folkestone
148 Cheriton Road, Folkestone CT19 5JS
01303 251587
Distance: 0.66 Miles
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Iceland Folkestone
Unit MSU1 Sandgates Lane, Folkestone, Kent, CT20 1RR
01303850937
Distance: 0.73 Miles
Directions from Metropole Road East to Iceland Folkestone

 Telephone Information

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

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Shepway District Council
Visit the Council's Website
Civic Centre, Castle Hill Avenue, Folkestone, Kent, CT20 2QY
Send email
Telephone Number: 01303 853 000
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of
The Member of Parliament is Damian Collins
Details for the MP Damian Collins on parliament.uk
Details for the MP Damian Collins on theyworkforyou.com
In the 2019 General Election Damian Collins won with a majority of 21,337 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 88,272
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Folkestone Central Ward
Parish: Folkestone Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Kent
County Council: Kent Council

Nearest Car Parks

Lower Sandgate Road West Car Park
Lower Sandgate Road, Sandgate, Kent
Sandgate
CT20 2JP
Distance: 0.14 km (click for directions)
Charges apply bewtween 8:00am and 8:00pm each day.Blue badge holders free parking up to 3 hours
Telephone: 01303853380
Operated by: Shepway District Council
Leas Cliff Hall Car Park
Sandgate Road, Folkestone, Kent
Folkestone
CT20 2EE
Distance: 0.47 km (click for directions)
Charges apply bewtween 8:00am and 8:00pm each day.Blue badge holders free parking up to 3 hours
Telephone: 01303853380
Operated by: Shepway District Council
Bouverie Road West Car Park
Bouverie Road West, Folkestone, Kent
Folkestone
CT20 2SB
Distance: 0.53 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
Folkestone Central Station Car Park
Cheriton Road, Folkestone, Kent
Folkestone
CT19 5HB
Distance: 0.58 km (click for directions)
Open 24 hours, Monday to Sunday. At weekends and on public holidays prices may differ, check payment machines or on-station information for prices. Parking is free for blue badge customers displaying a valid International Blue Badge.
Telephone: 08456036197
Operated by: Meteor Parking Ltd
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Nearest Schools

School of English Studies
Distance: 0.31 Miles
Address: School of English Studies, 26 Grimston Gardens, CT20 2PY
Directions from Metropole Road East to School of English Studies
Earlscliffe (Sussex Summer Schools Ltd)
Distance: 0.39 Miles
Number of Pupils: 109
Address: Earlscliffe (Sussex Summer Schools Ltd), 29 Shorncliffe Road, CT20 2NB
Head: Mr James Harding ()
Directions from Metropole Road East to Earlscliffe (Sussex Summer Schools Ltd)
The Folkestone School for Girls
Distance: 0.5 Miles
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 25/10/2012)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 1144
Address: The Folkestone School for Girls, Coolinge Lane, CT20 3RB
Head: Mr Mark Lester (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Metropole Road East to The Folkestone School for Girls
Sandgate Primary School
Distance: 0.56 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 04/06/2007)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 424
Address: Sandgate Primary School, Coolinge Lane, CT20 3QU
Head: Mr Matthew Green (Head Teacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Metropole Road East to Sandgate Primary School

Nearest Hospitals

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: 0.82 (miles)
Directions from Metropole Road East to Royal Victoria Hospital, Folkestone
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: 6.85 (miles)
Directions from Metropole Road East to Buckland Hospital
Cedar House Hospital
Address: Cedar House, Dover Road, Barham, Canterbury, CT4 6PW,
NHS Sector
The Huntercombe Group
Telephone: 01227 833700
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 8.74 (miles)
Directions from Metropole Road East to Cedar House Hospital
William Harvey Hospital (Ashford)
Address: Kennington Road, Willesborough, Ashford, TN24 0LZ,
NHS Sector
East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01233 633331
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 11.62 (miles)
Directions from Metropole Road East to William Harvey Hospital (Ashford)

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Metropole Road East

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Metropole Road East
0.56 The Dental Care Centre 16 Shorncliffe Road CT20 2SF
0.57 Dental Surgery 37 Manor Road CT20 2SE
0.64 Total Dental Care 92 Sandgate Road CT20 2BE
0.80 Guildhall Street (dental Surgery) 27 Guildhall Street CT20 1EB
1.06 Folkestone Dental Centre North Road, Shorncliffe CT20 3HF

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Metropole Road East

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near
0.17 Sandgate Road 180 Sandgate Road CT20 2HN tel:01303 851241
0.57 Manor Clinic 31 Manor Road CT20 2SE tel:01303 851122
0.60 Central 86 Cheriton Road CT20 2QH tel:01303 220707
0.81 Guildhall Street Surgery 65-69 Guildhall Street CT20 1EJ tel:01303 851411
0.99 Park Farm 1 Alder Road CT19 5BZ tel:01303 851021

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Metropole Road East

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near
0.17 Lloydspharmacy 180 Sandgate Road CT20 2HN tel:01303 220790
0.60 Central Pharmacy 104 Cheriton Road CT20 2QN tel:01303 254427
0.73 Asda Pharmacy 19 Bouverie Place Shopping Centre, Alexandra Gardens CT20 1AU tel:01303 213010
0.75 Superdrug Pharmacy 42-44 Sandgate Road CT20 1DW tel:01303 253980
0.79 Boots The Chemists 24-26 Sandgate Road CT20 1DP tel:01303 254007

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Metropole Road East

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Metropole Road East
0.58 Cargills Opticians (folkestone) 122 Sandgate Road CT20 2BW tel:01303 220677
0.61 Chris Adams Opticians Ltd 17 Cheriton Place CT20 2AY
0.67 Boots Opticians (folkestone) 78 Sandgate Road CT20 2AA
0.76 Specsavers (folkestone) 6 Alexandra Gardens CT20 1SS
0.79 Boots Opticians (folkestone) 24-26 Sandgate Road CT20 1DP

Nearest Libraries

Sandgate Library
James Morris Court, Sandgate High Street Sandgate, Folkestone, CT203RR
Telephone: 01303 248563
Distance: 0.6 Miles
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Folkestone Library
2 Grace Hill, Folkestone, CT201HD
Telephone: 08458 247200
Distance: 0.9 Miles
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Cheriton Library
Cheriton High Street, Shepway, CT194HB
Telephone: 08458 247200
Distance: 1.24 Miles
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Wood Avenue Library
Wood Avenue, Folkestone, CT196HS
Telephone: 01303 254226
Distance: 1.5 Miles
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Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Folkestone Central Station is 0.58 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 Metropole Road East 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

Folkestone West Station is 0.72 miles away.

Address: Folkestone West station, Station Approach, off Shorncliffe Road, Folkestone, CT20 3PA

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

Folkestone West Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Metropole Road East to Folkestone West Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Ashford International00:20:00
Birchington-on-sea01:07:00
Broadstairs00:57:00
Chatham01:57:00
Deal00:33:00
Dover Priory00:15:00
Ebbsfleet International00:41:00
Faversham01:30:00
Folkestone Central00:03:00
Gillingham (Kent)01:53:00
Gravesend02:14:00
Headcorn00:34:00
Herne Bay01:16:00
London Bridge01:35:00
London Charing Cross01:43:00
London St Pancras International00:57:00
London Waterloo East01:39:00
Marden (Kent)00:43:00
Margate01:02:00
Martin Mill00:24:00
Paddock Wood00:49:00
Pluckley00:27:00
Rainham (Kent)01:48:00
Ramsgate00:53:00
Rochester02:01:00
Sandling00:05:00
Sandwich00:40:00
Sevenoaks01:09:00
Sittingbourne01:40:00
Staplehurst00:39:00
Stratford International00:50:00
Strood (Kent)02:04:00
Tonbridge00:58:00
Walmer00:29:00
Westenhanger00:08:00
Whitstable01:21:00

Sandling Station is 4.31 miles away.

Address: Sandling station, off Sandling Road, Sandling, Kent, CT21 4HH

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

Sandling Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Metropole Road East to Sandling Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Ashford International00:16:00
Dover Priory00:21:00
Folkestone Central00:09:00
Folkestone West00:06:00
Headcorn00:29:00
London Bridge01:30:00
London Charing Cross01:38:00
London Waterloo East01:34:00
Marden (Kent)00:38:00
Paddock Wood00:44:00
Pluckley00:22:00
Sevenoaks01:04:00
Staplehurst00:34:00
Tonbridge00:53:00
Westenhanger00:03:00

Westenhanger Station is 5.58 miles away.

Address: Westenhanger station, Stone Street, Westenhanger, Kent, TN25 6DE

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

Westenhanger Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Metropole Road East to Westenhanger Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Ashford International00:13:00
Dover Priory00:24:00
Folkestone Central00:12:00
Folkestone West00:09:00
Headcorn00:26:00
London Bridge01:27:00
London Charing Cross01:35:00
London Waterloo East01:31:00
Marden (Kent)00:35:00
Paddock Wood00:41:00
Pluckley00:19:00
Sandling00:03:00
Sevenoaks01:01:00
Staplehurst00:31:00
Tonbridge00:50:00

Nearest Airports

Lydd London Ashford Airport is 12.99 miles away Directions from Metropole Road East to Lydd London Ashford Airport
Kent International Airport is 20.52 miles away Directions from Metropole Road East to Kent International Airport
London Southend Airport is 39.44 miles away Directions from Metropole Road East to London Southend Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Folkestone Eurotunnel Terminal is 2.41 miles away

Directions from Metropole Road East to Folkestone Eurotunnel Terminal

Dover Western Docks Ferry Terminal is 7.21 miles away

Directions from Metropole Road East to Dover Western Docks Ferry Terminal

Dover Eastern Docks Ferry Terminal is 7.95 miles away

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Ramsgate Ferry Terminal is 20.51 miles away

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Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Metropole Road East is approximately 1.33 miles from the A20

Junction: M20 J13/A20(T)/A259/A2034 - 1.4 Miles Away

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

Junction: M20 J12/A20/B2064 - 1.77 Miles Away

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Junction: M20 J11A - 2.88 Miles Away

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Junction: M20 J11/A20/B2068 - 5.1 Miles Away

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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Battle of Britain Memorial
Visitor Centres
Distance: 2.43 (miles)
Directions from Metropole Road East to Battle of Britain Memorial
Attraction Name: Dover Castle
Historic Properties
Distance: 7.88 (miles)
Directions from Metropole Road East to Dover Castle
Attraction Name: NT White Cliffs
Wildlife
Distance: 8.59 (miles)
Directions from Metropole Road East to NT White Cliffs
Attraction Name: South Foreland Lighthouse
Historic Properties
Distance: 10.09 (miles)
Directions from Metropole Road East to South Foreland Lighthouse
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