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Francis Drive in Westward Ho! EX39 1XE

Francis Drive is a Street in the Devon village of Westward Ho! with the postcode of EX39 1XE and measures approximately 226 metres long.

The average house in Francis Drive sells for £352,500.00

There are 7 other streets named Francis Drive in Great Britain.

Francis Drive is within the area of Torridge District Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax and the local parish council is Northam.

Francis Drive has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 40903138 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of Francis Drive is roughly 72.87 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 76.50 and the lowest point being 67.30. A change of 9.20 metres.

Average House Prices for Francis Drive
YearSalesAverage House Price
20191£355,000.
20181£365,000.
20171£340,000.
20152£351,250.

Francis Drive is located within the county of Devon which is in the South West (England) region of the UK. 181.93 miles West from the centre of London, 8.46 miles West from the centre of Barnstaple, 37.83 miles North West from the centre of Exeter and 42.2 miles South from the centre of Swansea.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Francis Drive, EX39 1XE

Sunrise09:02
Sunset17:55

We have found a postcode for Francis Drive.

EX39 1XE

Latest Weather Conditions for Francis Drive, EX39 1XE

Observed at Weather Station:Chivenor 25 January 2021 at 16:00 (5.33 miles away)
Current Weather:Clear night
Temperature and Humidity:5.2°C (80.8%)
Wind Direction and Speed:WSW (13 mph)
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Budget Hotels near Francis Drive Westward Ho!

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Premier Inn Bideford
Address:Clovelly Road
Telephone: Learn More
1.99
2: Name:Travelodge Barnstaple
Address:A39 North Devon Link Road, Barnstaple, EX31 3RZ
Telephone:0871 984 6345 Learn More
6.99
3: Name:Premier Inn Barnstaple
Address:Whiddon Drive
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9.23
4: Name:Premier Inn Bude
Address:The Strand
Telephone: Learn More
19.60
5: Name:Travelodge Okehampton Sourton Cross
Address:Sourton Cross, A386, Okehampton, EX20 4LY
Telephone:0871 984 6048 Learn More
24.06
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Mortgage Calculator for the Lowest Priced Property on Francis Drive
Total Price of Property£267,500
Minimum Deposit£13,375.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£780.21
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£1,339.17
Mortgage Calculator for the Highest Priced Property on Francis Drive
Total Price of Property£435,000
Minimum Deposit£21,750.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£1,268.75
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£2,177.71
Mortgage Calculator for the Average Priced Property on Francis Drive
Total Price of Property£352,500
Minimum Deposit£17,625.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£1,028.13
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£1,764.70
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Francis Drive above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
72.8767.3076.509.20

Frequently asked Questions for Francis Drive

What Council (Local Authority) is Francis Drive in?

Francis Drive is located within the local authority area of Torridge District Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Francis Drive in?

Francis Drive is located within the area of Northam Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is Francis Drive in?

Francis Drive is located within the ward of Westward Ho!.

What County is Francis Drive in?

Francis Drive is located within the ceremonial county of Devon.

What Constituency is Francis Drive in?

Francis Drive is located within the constituency of Torridge and West Devon.

What Part of the UK is Francis Drive in?

Francis Drive is located within the South West (England) region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Francis Drive in?

Francis Drive is located within the Devon Council area.

What Police Force area is Francis Drive in?

Francis Drive is located within the Devon and Cornwall Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for Francis Drive

Francis Drive, Bideford, Westward Ho, EX39 1XE,

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Location Details

Francis Drive
Map showing the location of Francis Drive
Latitude51.037293
Longitude-4.239962
OS Easting (X):242972
OS Northing (Y):128884
OS Grid Reference:SS430289

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Francis Drive

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00102888
ONS Area NameDetached Retirement Living
Average Age52.54
Area Population2112.00
Male Population1035.00 (49%)
Female Population1077.00 (51%)
Benefit Claimants33 (2%)
LSOA Code:E01020310
LSOA Name:Torridge 002C
SOA Code:5a
SOA Name:Ageing urban communities
MSOA Code:E02004221
MSOA Name:Torridge 002
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Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Golf Links Rd Express
Golf Links Rd, Westward Ho!, EX39 1LH
0345 610 6378
Distance: 0.38 Miles
Directions from Francis Drive to Tesco Golf Links Rd Express
Morrisons Bideford
Kingsley Road, Bideford EX39 2LG
01237 422337
Distance: 1.77 Miles
Directions from Francis Drive to Morrisons Bideford
Asda Bideford
Clovelly Road, Bideford, EX39 3QU
01237 427720
Distance: 2.05 Miles
Directions from Francis Drive to Asda Bideford
Tesco Bideford Superstore
Manteo Way, Bideford, EX39 4AJ
0345 026 9622
Distance: 2.59 Miles
Directions from Francis Drive to Tesco Bideford Superstore

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01237 - Bideford
Area Code: 01805 - Great Torrington
Area Code: 01271 - Barnstaple

 Broadband Information

Speed Average Speed Median Speed Maximum Speed Next-generation access (NGA) Number of Connections
Less than 2 Mbps 2.6 2.7 4.1 Y 15

 Recent House Sales in Francis Drive

Address8 Francis Drive, , Devon, EX39 1XE.
Sale DateWed 07 Aug 2019
Sale Price£355,000
Type of PropertyDetached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address4 Francis Drive, , Devon, EX39 1XE.
Sale DateTue 02 Oct 2018
Sale Price£365,000
Type of PropertyDetached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address6 Francis Drive, , Devon, EX39 1XE.
Sale DateTue 11 Apr 2017
Sale Price£340,000
Type of PropertyDetached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address2 Francis Drive, , Devon, EX39 1XE.
Sale DateMon 08 Jun 2015
Sale Price£267,500
Type of PropertyDetached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address16 Francis Drive, , Devon, EX39 1XE.
Sale DateTue 07 Jul 2015
Sale Price£435,000
Type of PropertyDetached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Torridge District Council
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Riverbank House, Bideford, Devon, EX39 2QG
Telephone Number: 01237 428 700
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of
The Member of Parliament is Geoffrey Cox
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In the 2019 General Election Geoffrey Cox won with a majority of 24,992 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 80,403
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Westward Ho! Ward
Parish: Northam Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Devon
County Council: Devon Council

Nearest Car Parks

The Main Car Park
Westbourne Terrace, Westward Ho!, Devon
Westward Ho!
EX39 1LG
Distance: 0.25 km (click for directions)
Summer and Winter charges apply, Charges apply Monday to Sunday 8 am to 6 pm every day including all bank holidays with the exception of Christmas Day and New Years Day. Blue badge holders must purchase a ticket.
Telephone: 01237428700
Operated by: Torridge District Council
The Slipway Car Park
Westbourne Terrace, Westward Ho!, Devon
Westward Ho!
EX39 1LL
Distance: 0.39 km (click for directions)
Charges apply Monday to Sunday 8 am to 6 pm every day including all bank holidays with the exception of Christmas Day and New Years Day. Summer (15/3 - 31/10) charge = 90p/hour. Blue badge holders must purchase a ticket
Telephone: 01237428700
Operated by: Torridge District Council
Seafield Car Park
Merley Road, Westward Ho!, Devon
Westward Ho!
EX39 1JU
Distance: 0.44 km (click for directions)
Charges apply Monday to Sunday 8 am to 6 pm every day including all bank holidays with the exception of Christmas Day and New Years Day. Blue badge holders must purchase a ticket. Maximum stay 7 days.
Telephone: 01237428700
Operated by: Torridge District Council
Bone Hill Car Park
Mondeville way, Northam, Devon
Northam
EX39 1JW
Distance: 1.06 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
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Nearest Schools

St Margaret's Church of England (Aided) Junior School
Distance: 1.13 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 02/12/2015)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 242
Address: St Margaret's Church of England (Aided) Junior School, Seaview Road, Morwenna Park, EX39 1EL
Head: Mr Jim Williams (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Francis Drive to St Margaret's Church of England (Aided) Junior School
St George's Church of England (VA) Infant and Nursery School
Distance: 1.15 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 07/09/2015)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 207
Address: St George's Church of England (VA) Infant and Nursery School, Jackets Lane, Northam, EX39 1HT
Head: Mr Jim Williams (Executive Head Teacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Francis Drive to St George's Church of England (VA) Infant and Nursery School
Kingsley School
Distance: 1.47 Miles
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected )
Number of Pupils: 359
Address: Kingsley School, Northdown Road, EX39 3LY
Head: Mr P A Last (Headmaster)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Francis Drive to Kingsley School
St Helen's Church of England School
Distance: 1.52 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 27/02/2013)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 207
Address: St Helen's Church of England School, Abbotsham, EX39 5AP
Head: Mrs Claire Lewis (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Francis Drive to St Helen's Church of England School

Nearest Hospitals

Bideford Hospital
Address: Abbotsham Road, Bideford, EX39 3AG,
NHS Sector
Northern Devon Healthcare NHS Trust
Telephone: 01271 322 577
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 1.79 (miles)
Directions from Francis Drive to Bideford Hospital
Torrington Hospital
Address: Calf Street, Torrington, EX38 7BJ,
NHS Sector
Northern Devon Healthcare NHS Trust
Telephone: 01805 622208
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 7.25 (miles)
Directions from Francis Drive to Torrington Hospital
North Devon District Hospital
Address: Raleigh Park, Barnstaple, EX31 4JB,
NHS Sector
Northern Devon Healthcare NHS Trust
Telephone: 01271 322577
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 9.06 (miles)
Directions from Francis Drive to North Devon District Hospital
Ilfracombe Tyrrell Hospital
Address: St. Brannocks Park Road, Ilfracombe, EX34 8JF,
NHS Sector
Northern Devon Healthcare NHS Trust
Telephone: 01271 863 448
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 12.6 (miles)
Directions from Francis Drive to Ilfracombe Tyrrell Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Francis Drive

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Francis Drive
1.07 Northam Dental Surgery (adp) Bay View Road, Northam EX39 1AZ
1.79 Tower House Dental Surgery Tower House, The Strand EX39 2ND
1.92 Queen Anne Dental Surgery 4 Queen Annes, High Street EX39 2AS
2.05 The Quay Dental Practice Natwest Bank Chambers, The Quay EX39 2HW
2.51 The Pollyfield Dental Centre Avon Road, East The Water EX39 4BL

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Francis Drive

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near
1.07 Northam Surgery Bay View Road, Northam EX39 1AZ tel:01237 474994
1.85 Bideford Medical Centre Abbotsham Road EX39 3AF tel:01237 476363
2.17 Wooda Surgery Clarence Wharf, Barnstaple Street EX39 4AU tel:01237 471071
5.59 Fremington Medical Centre 11-13 Beards Road, Fremington EX31 2PG tel:01271 376655
5.89 Caen Medical Centre Caen Street EX33 1LR tel:01271 818030

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Francis Drive

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near
0.19 Arnolds Pharmacy 21 Nelson Road, Westward Ho EX39 1LF
1.07 Your Local Boots Pharmacy Bay View Road, Northam EX39 1AZ tel:01237 474340
1.85 Lloydspharmacy Abbotsham Road EX39 3AF tel:01237 472002
1.98 Well Bideford - High Street 9 High Street EX39 2AA tel:01237 473635
1.98 Your Local Boots Pharmacy 2 High Street EX39 2AA tel:01237 372407

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Francis Drive

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Francis Drive
1.90 Hughes Opticians 16 Bridgeland Street EX39 2QE
1.92 Vision Express (bideford) 6 Bridgeland Street EX39 2PZ
1.98 Specsavers (bideford) 85 High Street EX39 2AA
1.98 Vision Express (bideford) 79 High Street EX39 2AA
5.50 Dyer & Dennis 14 Higher Road, Fremington EX31 3BG

Nearest Libraries

Northam Library
Fore Street, Northam, Northam, EX391AW
Telephone: 01237 475111
Distance: 1.17 Miles
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Directions from Francis Drive to Northam Library
Bideford Library
New Road, Bideford, EX392HR
Telephone: 01237 476075
Distance: 2.09 Miles
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Directions from Francis Drive to Bideford Library
Appledore Library
The Quay, Appledore, Appledore, EX391QS
Telephone: 01237 477442
Distance: 2.39 Miles
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Directions from Francis Drive to Appledore Library
Braunton Library
Challoners Road, Braunton, EX332ES
Telephone: 01271 812808
Distance: 6.14 Miles
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Directions from Francis Drive to Braunton Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Barnstaple Station is 8.09 miles away.

Address: Barnstaple station, Station Road, Barnstaple, Devon, EX31 2AU

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

Barnstaple Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Francis Drive to Barnstaple Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Copplestone00:40:00
Crediton00:57:00
Eggesford00:26:00
Exeter Central01:19:00
Exeter St David's01:13:00
Kings Nympton00:22:00
Lapford00:37:30
Morchard Road00:36:00
Newton St Cyres01:02:00
St James Park (Exeter)01:21:30
Umberleigh00:09:00
Yeoford00:45:00

Chapelton (Devon) Station is 9.49 miles away.

Address: Chapelton station, Station Lane, Chapelton, Devon, EX37 9DZ

Chapelton (Devon) is situated on the Tarka Line and is managed by Great Western Railway.

Chapelton (Devon) Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Francis Drive to Chapelton (Devon) Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Barnstaple00:06:30
Copplestone00:41:00
Crediton00:55:00
Eggesford00:26:00
Exeter Central01:18:00
Exeter St David's01:14:00
Kings Nympton00:18:00
Lapford00:33:00
Morchard Road00:37:00
Newton St Cyres00:59:30
Portsmouth Arms00:12:00
St James Park (Exeter)01:20:00
Umberleigh00:05:00
Yeoford00:46:00

Umberleigh Station is 11.52 miles away.

Address: Umberleigh station, Station Approach, Umberleigh, Devon, EX37 9AB

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

Umberleigh Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Francis Drive to Umberleigh Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Barnstaple00:10:30
Chapelton (Devon)00:05:00
Copplestone00:31:00
Crediton00:48:00
Eggesford00:17:00
Exeter Central01:10:00
Exeter St David's01:03:00
Kings Nympton00:12:00
Lapford00:27:00
Morchard Road00:27:00
Newton St Cyres00:53:00
Portsmouth Arms00:07:00
St James Park (Exeter)01:12:30
Yeoford00:36:00

Portsmouth Arms Station is 13.75 miles away.

Address: Portsmouth Arms station, adjacent A377, Portsmouth Arms, Devon, EX37 9NB

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

Portsmouth Arms Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Francis Drive to Portsmouth Arms Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Barnstaple00:18:00
Chapelton (Devon)00:12:00
Copplestone00:29:00
Crediton00:43:00
Eggesford00:14:00
Exeter Central01:06:00
Exeter St David's01:02:00
Kings Nympton00:06:00
Lapford00:21:00
Morchard Road00:25:00
Newton St Cyres00:47:00
St James Park (Exeter)01:08:00
Umberleigh00:07:00
Yeoford00:34:00

Nearest Airports

Swansea Airport is 39.77 miles away Directions from Francis Drive to Swansea Airport
Exeter International Airport is 41.67 miles away Directions from Francis Drive to Exeter International Airport
Plymouth City Airport is 42.86 miles away Directions from Francis Drive to Plymouth City Airport
Cardiff International Airport is 46.3 miles away Directions from Francis Drive to Cardiff International Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Bideford Ferry Landing is 2.02 miles away

Directions from Francis Drive to Bideford Ferry Landing

Appledore Ferry Landing is 2.43 miles away

Directions from Francis Drive to Appledore Ferry Landing

Instow Ferry Landing is 2.69 miles away

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Ilfracombe Ferry Landing is 13.22 miles away

Directions from Francis Drive to Ilfracombe Ferry Landing

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Francis Drive is approximately 23.68 miles from the A30

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: RHS Garden Rosemoor
Gardens
Distance: 8.15 (miles)
Directions from Francis Drive to RHS Garden Rosemoor
Attraction Name: Museum of Barnstaple and North Devon
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 8.35 (miles)
Directions from Francis Drive to Museum of Barnstaple and North Devon
Attraction Name: Ilfracombe Aquarium
Wildlife
Distance: 13.19 (miles)
Directions from Francis Drive to Ilfracombe Aquarium
Attraction Name: Arlington Court
Historic Properties
Distance: 13.48 (miles)
Directions from Francis Drive to Arlington Court
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