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Higher Road in Crediton

Higher Road is a Street in the Devon town of Crediton and measures approximately 2,883 metres long.

Higher Road crosses the following postcode sectors:

There are 14 other streets named Higher Road in Great Britain.

Higher Road is within the area of Mid Devon District, Mid Devon District, Mid Devon District and Mid Devon District Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax and the local parish council is Sandford.

Higher Road has been given the Unique Street Reference Numbers of 25304221, 25306031, 25306030 and 25306029 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of Higher Road is roughly 133.96 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 145.60 and the lowest point being 100.00. A change of 45.60 metres.

Higher Road is located within the county of Devon which is in the South West (England) region of the UK. 162.58 miles West from the centre of London, 8.25 miles North West from the centre of Exeter, 25.64 miles South East from the centre of Barnstaple and 29.32 miles South West from the centre of Taunton.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Higher Road

Sunrise05:24
Sunset20:56

Latest Weather Conditions for Higher Road

Observed at Weather Station:North Wyke 15 May 2021 at 06:00 (9.90 miles away)
Current Weather:Cloudy
Temperature and Humidity:8.1°C (96.0%)
Wind Direction and Speed:S (6 mph)
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Budget Hotels near Higher Road Crediton

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Premier Inn Exeter Central St Davids
Address:Bonhay Road
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7.64
2: Name:Travelodge Okehampton Whiddon Down
Address:A30, Whiddon Down, Okehampton, EX20 2QT
Telephone:0871 984 6047 Learn More
9.23
3: Name:Premier Inn Exeter M5 J29
Address:Fitzroy Road
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10.26
4: Name:Holiday Inn Express Exeter
Address:Guardian Road
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10.31
5: Name:Premier Inn Exeter Countess Wear
Address:398 Topsham Road
Telephone: Learn More
10.48
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Higher Road above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
133.96100.00145.6045.60

Frequently asked Questions for Higher Road

What Council (Local Authority) is Higher Road in?

Higher Road is located within the local authority area of Mid Devon District Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Higher Road in?

Higher Road is located within the area of Sandford Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is Higher Road in?

Higher Road is located within the ward of Sandford and Creedy.

What County is Higher Road in?

Higher Road is located within the ceremonial county of Devon.

What Constituency is Higher Road in?

Higher Road is located within the constituency of Central Devon.

What Part of the UK is Higher Road in?

Higher Road is located within the South West (England) region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Higher Road in?

Higher Road is located within the Devon Council area.

What Police Force area is Higher Road in?

Higher Road is located within the Devon and Cornwall Police area.

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Location Details

Higher Road
Map showing the location of Higher Road
Latitude50.797634
Longitude-3.678574
OS Easting (X):281718
OS Northing (Y):101191
OS Grid Reference:SS817012

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Higher Road

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00101621
ONS Area NameAgricultural Communities
Average Age43.62
Area Population1536.00
Male Population752.00 (49%)
Female Population784.00 (51%)
Benefit Claimants8 (1%)
LSOA Code:E01020069
LSOA Name:Mid Devon 010B
SOA Code:2c
SOA Name:Remoter communities
MSOA Code:E02004173
MSOA Name:Mid Devon 010
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Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Crediton Express
36 High St, Crediton, EX17 3JP
0345 026 9151
Distance: 0.91 Miles
Directions from Higher Road to Tesco Crediton Express
Morrisons Crediton
Mill Street, Crediton EX17 1EY
01363 773863
Distance: 1.43 Miles
Directions from Higher Road to Morrisons Crediton
Tesco Crediton Superstore
Well Parks, Crediton, EX17 3PH
0345 671 9454
Distance: 1.82 Miles
Directions from Higher Road to Tesco Crediton Superstore
Tesco Exwick Express
5-9 Winchester Ave, Exeter, EX4 2DQ
0345 026 9837
Distance: 7.46 Miles
Directions from Higher Road to Tesco Exwick Express

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01363 - Crediton
Area Code: 01392 - Exeter

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Mid Devon District Council
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Phoenix House, Phoenix Lane, Tiverton, EX16 6PP
Send email
Telephone Number: 01884 255 255
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Central Devon
The Member of Parliament is Mel Stride
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In the 2019 General Election Mel Stride won with a majority of 17,721 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 74,296
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Sandford and Creedy Ward
Parish: Sandford Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Devon

Nearest Car Parks

High Street Car Park
St Saviours Way, Crediton, Devon
Crediton
EX17 3JF
Distance: 0.89 km (click for directions)
Also known as St Saviour Way. Charging 24 hours
Telephone: 01884255255
Operated by: Mid Devon District Council
Market Street Car Park
Market Street, Crediton, Devon
Crediton
EX17 2AJ
Distance: 0.98 km (click for directions)
Charging 24 hours
Telephone: 01884255255
Operated by: Mid Devon District Council
Crediton Station Car Park
Station Approach, Crediton, Devon
Crediton
EX17 3BY
Distance: 1.65 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 08457000125
Operated by: First Great Western
Bewsley Hill Car Park
Fernworthy Park, Copplestone, Devon
Copplestone
EX17 5NW
Distance: 3.05 km (click for directions)
Free of charge car park
Telephone: 01884255255
Operated by: Mid Devon District Council
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Nearest Schools

Landscore Primary School
Distance: 0.53 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 06/01/2012)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 301
Address: Landscore Primary School, Threshers, EX17 3JH
Head: Mrs Debbie Main (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Higher Road to Landscore Primary School
Queen Elizabeth's
Distance: 0.67 Miles
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected 18/07/2018)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 1354
Address: Queen Elizabeth's, Western Road, EX17 3LU
Head: Rupert Poole (Principal)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Higher Road to Queen Elizabeth's
Sandford School
Distance: 1.13 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 30/05/2012)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 142
Address: Sandford School, Sandford, EX17 4NE
Head: Miss Lois Briard (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Higher Road to Sandford School
Hayward's Primary School
Distance: 1.37 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 18/07/2012)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 397
Address: Hayward's Primary School, East Street, EX17 3AX
Head: Mr Andy Smith (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Higher Road to Hayward's Primary School

Nearest Hospitals

Crediton Hospital
Address: Western Road, Crediton, EX17 3NH,
Independent Sector
Royal Devon and Exeter NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01363 775588
Distance: 0.41 (miles)
Directions from Higher Road to Crediton Hospital
Franklyn Community Hospital
Address: Franklyn Drive, Exeter, EX2 9HS,
NHS Sector
Devon Partnership NHS Trust
Telephone: 01392 674300
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 8.16 (miles)
Directions from Higher Road to Franklyn Community Hospital
Heavitree Hospital
Address: Gladstone Road, Exeter, EX1 2ED,
NHS Sector
Royal Devon and Exeter NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01392 411 611
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 8.79 (miles)
Directions from Higher Road to Heavitree Hospital
Nuffield Health, Exeter Hospital
Address: Nuffield Health Exeter Hospital, Wonford Road, Exeter, EX2 4UG,
Independent Sector
Nuffield Health
Telephone: 0800 015 5020
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 9.22 (miles)
Directions from Higher Road to Nuffield Health, Exeter Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Higher Road

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Higher Road
0.41 The Dental Department Crediton Hospital, Western Road EX17 3NH
0.89 Crediton Dental Care 110 High Street EX17 3LF
1.09 Park House Dental Practice 3 Union Terrace EX17 3DY
7.92 Exeter Orthodontic Practice 1 Richmond Road EX4 4JA
7.95 Clock Tower Dental Surgery 10 New North Road EX4 4HF

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Higher Road

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near Higher Road
0.48 Chiddenbrook Surgery Threshers EX17 3JJ tel:01363 772227
1.11 New Valley Practice Newcombes EX17 2AR tel:01363 772263
4.35 The Surgery Cheriton Fitzpaine Barton Close EX17 4JB
5.06 Pathfinder Surgery Pathfinder Village EX6 6BT
5.18 The Surgery Morchard Bishop Chulmleigh Road EX17 6NZ

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Higher Road

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near Higher Road
0.48 Threshers Pharmacy Chiddenbrook Surgery, Threshers EX17 3JJ tel:01363 772841
0.98 Crediton Pharmacy 19a High Street EX17 3AH tel:01363 773030
0.98 Boots Uk Limited 126 High Street EX17 3LQ tel:01363 772062
1.88 Tesco Stores Limited Wellparks, Exeter Road EX17 3PJ
7.43 Exwick Pharmacy New Valley Road, Exwick EX4 2AD tel:01392 221272

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Higher Road

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Higher Road
1.03 S Price Opticians 134 High Street EX17 3DU
8.01 E J Clements Opticians 9 Dinham Road EX4 4EE
8.18 Andrew Laird Optometrist 17 St. Thomas Centre EX4 1DG
8.18 Optical Express (exeter) First Floor, Brittany House, New North Road EX4 4EP
8.22 Vision Express (exeter) 232 High Street EX4 3NE

Nearest Libraries

Crediton Library
Belle Parade, Crediton, EX172AA
Telephone: 01363 772578
Distance: 1.1 Miles
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Directions from Higher Road to Crediton Library
Exeter Central Library
Castle Street, Exeter, EX43PQ
Telephone: 01392 384206
Distance: 8.18 Miles
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Directions from Higher Road to Exeter Central Library
St Thomas Library
The Plaza, Cowick Street, Exeter, EX41AF
Telephone: 01392 252783
Distance: 8.28 Miles
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Directions from Higher Road to St Thomas Library
Pinhoe Library
Main Road, Pinhoe, Exeter, EX48HW
Telephone: 01392 466007
Distance: 9.9 Miles
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Directions from Higher Road to Pinhoe Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Crediton Station is 1.70 miles away.

Address: Crediton station, Station Approach, Crediton, Devon, EX17 3BY

Crediton is situated on the Tarka Line|Dartmoor Railway and is managed by Great Western Railway.

Crediton Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Higher Road to Crediton Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Barnstaple00:57:00
Copplestone00:13:00
Eggesford00:31:00
Exeter Central00:21:00
Exeter St David's00:15:30
Kings Nympton00:38:00
Lapford00:21:00
Morchard Road00:16:00
Newton St Cyres00:04:00
St James Park (Exeter)00:23:30
Umberleigh00:48:00
Yeoford00:07:00

Yeoford Station is 2.52 miles away.

Address: Yeoford station, Station Approach, Yeoford, Devon, EX17 5JB

Yeoford is situated on the Tarka Line|Dartmoor Railway and is managed by Great Western Railway.

Yeoford Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Higher Road to Yeoford Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Barnstaple00:51:00
Chapelton (Devon)00:48:00
Copplestone00:06:00
Crediton00:11:00
Eggesford00:24:00
Exeter Central00:32:00
Exeter St David's00:28:00
Kings Nympton00:31:00
Lapford00:14:00
Morchard Road00:09:00
Newton St Cyres00:15:00
Portsmouth Arms00:36:00
St James Park (Exeter)00:34:00
Umberleigh00:41:00

Copplestone Station is 3.39 miles away.

Address: Copplestone station, Station Approach, Copplestone, Devon, EX17 5NE

Copplestone is situated on the Tarka Line and is managed by Great Western Railway.

Copplestone Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Higher Road to Copplestone Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Barnstaple00:45:00
Chapelton (Devon)00:43:00
Crediton00:16:00
Eggesford00:18:00
Exeter Central00:37:00
Exeter St David's00:33:00
Kings Nympton00:25:00
Lapford00:08:00
Morchard Road00:03:00
Newton St Cyres00:20:00
Portsmouth Arms00:31:00
St James Park (Exeter)00:39:00
Umberleigh00:36:00
Yeoford00:05:00

Newton St Cyres Station is 4.10 miles away.

Address: Newton St Cyres station, Sweetham Road, Newton St Cyres, Devon, EX5 5AP

Newton St Cyres is situated on the Tarka Line and is managed by Great Western Railway.

Newton St Cyres Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Higher Road to Newton St Cyres Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Barnstaple01:07:00
Copplestone00:19:00
Crediton00:06:00
Eggesford00:37:00
Exeter Central00:17:00
Exeter St David's00:13:00
Kings Nympton00:44:00
Lapford00:27:00
Morchard Road00:22:00
St James Park (Exeter)00:19:30
Umberleigh00:56:00
Yeoford00:13:00

Nearest Airports

Exeter International Airport is 12.34 miles away Directions from Higher Road to Exeter International Airport
Plymouth City Airport is 32.09 miles away Directions from Higher Road to Plymouth City Airport
Cardiff International Airport is 44.05 miles away Directions from Higher Road to Cardiff International Airport
Swansea Airport is 58.13 miles away Directions from Higher Road to Swansea Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Topsham Lock Ferry Landing is 12.13 miles away

Directions from Higher Road to Topsham Lock Ferry Landing

Topsham Ferry Landing is 12.13 miles away

Directions from Higher Road to Topsham Ferry Landing

Topsham (Turf Lock Ferry) Ferry Landing is 12.27 miles away

Directions from Higher Road to Topsham (Turf Lock Ferry) Ferry Landing

Turf Lock Inn Ferry Landing is 13.14 miles away

Directions from Higher Road to Turf Lock Inn Ferry Landing

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Junction: M5 J29/A30(T) - 10.58 Miles Away

Directions from Higher Road to M5 J29/A30(T)

Junction: M5 J31/A30/A38 - 10.77 Miles Away

Directions from Higher Road to M5 J31/A30/A38

Junction: M5 J30/A376/A379 - 11.07 Miles Away

Directions from Higher Road to M5 J30/A376/A379

Junction: M5 J28/A373/B3181 - 13.59 Miles Away

Directions from Higher Road to M5 J28/A373/B3181

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Royal Albert Memorial Museum & Art Gallery - RAMM
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 8.13 (miles)
Directions from Higher Road to Royal Albert Memorial Museum & Art Gallery - RAMM
Attraction Name: Tuckers Hall
Visitor Centres
Distance: 8.22 (miles)
Directions from Higher Road to Tuckers Hall
Attraction Name: Castle Drogo
Historic Properties
Distance: 9.11 (miles)
Directions from Higher Road to Castle Drogo
Attraction Name: The National Trust Killerton House & Gardens
Historic Properties
Distance: 9.65 (miles)
Directions from Higher Road to The National Trust Killerton House & Gardens
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