Handy Cross in High Wycombe HP11 1UP

Handy Cross is a Street in the Buckinghamshire town of High Wycombe with the postcode of HP11 1UP and measures approximately 111 metres long.

There is only one street named Handy Cross making it unique in Great Britain.

Handy Cross is within the area of Wycombe District Council Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax.

The average elevation of Handy Cross is roughly 148.55 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 149.20 and the lowest point being 147.90. A change of 1.30 metres.

Handy Cross is located within the county of Buckinghamshire which is in the South East (England) region of the UK. 29.24 miles West from the centre of London, 14.06 miles South from the centre of Aylesbury, 14.32 miles North East from the centre of Reading and 20.44 miles South West from the centre of St Albans.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Handy Cross, HP11 1UP

Sunrise05:31
Sunset20:45

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HP11 1UP

Latest Weather Conditions for Handy Cross, HP11 1UP

Observed at Weather Station:High Wycombe 4 August 2020 at 14:00 (4.81 miles away)
Current Weather:Overcast
Temperature and Humidity:18.6°C (49.8%)
Wind Direction and Speed:WSW (7 mph)

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Budget Hotels near Handy Cross High Wycombe

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Travelodge High Wycombe
Address:Octagon Parade, Abbey Way, High Wycombe, HP11 2DQ
Telephone:0871 984 6493 Learn More
1.09
2: Name:Premier Inn High Wycombe Central
Address:Arch Way
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1.21
3: Name:Premier Inn High Wycombe Beaconsfield
Address:Thanstead Farm
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2.90
4: Name:Premier Inn Marlow
Address:The Causeway
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3.25
5: Name:Travelodge Beaconsfield Central
Address:Aylesbury End, Beaconsfield, HP9 1LW
Telephone:0871 559 1803 Learn More
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Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force: Thames Valley
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Handy Cross above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
148.55147.90149.201.30

Frequently asked Questions for Handy Cross

What Council (Local Authority) is Handy Cross in?

Handy Cross is located within the local authority area of Wycombe District Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Handy Cross in?

Handy Cross is in an unparished area.

What Electoral Ward is Handy Cross in?

Handy Cross is located within the ward of Abbey.

What County is Handy Cross in?

Handy Cross is located within the ceremonial county of Buckinghamshire.

What Constituency is Handy Cross in?

Handy Cross is located within the constituency of Wycombe.

What Part of the UK is Handy Cross in?

Handy Cross is located within the South East (England) region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Handy Cross in?

Handy Cross is located within the Buckinghamshire Council area.

What Police Force area is Handy Cross in?

Handy Cross is located within the Thames Valley Police area.

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Location Details

Handy Cross
Map showing the location of Handy Cross
Latitude51.615271
Longitude-0.760782
OS Easting (X):485790
OS Northing (Y):191495
OS Grid Reference:SU858915

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Handy Cross

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00090008
ONS Area NameInner City Ethnic Mix
Average Age41.26
Area Population1429.00
Male Population708.00 (50%)
Female Population721.00 (50%)
Benefit Claimants9 (1%)
LSOA Code:E01017841
LSOA Name:Wycombe 015F
SOA Code:3b
SOA Name:Asian traits
MSOA Code:E02003710
MSOA Name:Wycombe 015

Nearest Supermarkets

Waitrose High Wycombe
Marlow Hill, High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, HP11 1TJ
01494 441652
Distance: 0.02 Miles
Directions from Handy Cross to Waitrose High Wycombe
Tesco High Wycombe South Esso Express
41 Marlow Rd, High Wycombe, HP11 1TA
0345 677 9748
Distance: 0.27 Miles
Directions from Handy Cross to Tesco High Wycombe South Esso Express
Asda High Wycombe
Holmers Farm Way, High Wycombe, HP12 4NU
01494 441611
Distance: 0.84 Miles
Directions from Handy Cross to Asda High Wycombe
Tesco High Wycombe New Express
195 New Rd, High Wycombe, HP12 4RQ
0345 675 7209
Distance: 0.95 Miles
Directions from Handy Cross to Tesco High Wycombe New Express

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01494 - High Wycombe
Area Code: 01628 - Maidenhead
Area Code: 01491 - Henley-on-Thames

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Wycombe District Council
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Queen Victoria Road, High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, HP11 1BB
Telephone Number: 01494 461 000
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of
The Member of Parliament is Steve Baker
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In the 2019 General Election Steve Baker won with a majority of 4,214 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 78,093
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Abbey Ward
Parish: Unparished area
Ceremonial County: Buckinghamshire
County Council: Buckinghamshire Council

Nearest Car Parks

Cressex Island Car Park
Crest Road, High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
High Wycombe
HP11 1UA
Distance: 0.61 km (click for directions)
Free parking. No commercial vehicles or trailers can be parked in these car places, unless by previous agreement of Wycombe District Council's parking services.
Telephone: 01494421417
Operated by: Wycombe District Council
Holmers Farm Car Park
Holmers Lane, High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
High Wycombe
HP12 4NW
Distance: 0.98 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
Eden Shopping Centre Car Park
Temple Street, High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
High Wycombe
HP11 2DQ
Distance: 0.98 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01494768068
Operated by: Eden Shopping Centre
Wycombe Swan Car Park
St Mary Street, High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
High Wycombe
HP11 2XE
Distance: 1.00 km (click for directions)
Blue badge holders can park in any bay (other than reserved bays) free of charge providing their badge and clock are clearly on display and any time limit restrictions are followed. Height barrier 206cm
Telephone: 01494421417
Operated by: Wycombe District Council

Nearest Schools

John Hampden Grammar School
Distance: 0.2 Miles
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 16/06/2008)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 1081
Address: John Hampden Grammar School, Marlow Hill, HP11 1SZ
Head: Miss Tracey Hartley (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Handy Cross to John Hampden Grammar School
Wycombe High School
Distance: 0.27 Miles
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 19/07/2012)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 1304
Address: Wycombe High School, Marlow Road, HP11 1TB
Head: Mrs Sharon Cromie (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Handy Cross to Wycombe High School
St Michael's Catholic School
Distance: 0.31 Miles
Phase: All-through
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 07/02/2019)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 1330
Address: St Michael's Catholic School, Daws Hill Lane, HP11 1PW
Head: Mr Garret Fay (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Handy Cross to St Michael's Catholic School
Kite Ridge School
Distance: 0.59 Miles
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 01/04/2014)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 10
Address: Kite Ridge School, Verney Avenue, HP12 3NE
Head: Mr Steven Sneesby (Head)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Handy Cross to Kite Ridge School

Nearest Hospitals

BMI The Shelburne Hospital
Address: Queen Alexandra Road, High Wycombe, HP11 2TR,
Independent Sector
BMI Healthcare
Telephone: 01494 888700
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 0.81 (miles)
Directions from Handy Cross to BMI The Shelburne Hospital
Wycombe Hospital
Address: Wycombe Hospital, Queen Alexandra Road, High Wycombe, HP11 2TT,
NHS Sector
Buckinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust
Telephone: 01494 526 161
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 0.83 (miles)
Directions from Handy Cross to Wycombe Hospital
Marlow Community Hospital
Address: Victoria Road, Marlow,
NHS Sector
Buckinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust
Telephone: 01628 482292
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 2.91 (miles)
Directions from Handy Cross to Marlow Community Hospital
BMI The Chiltern Hospital
Address: London Road, Great Missenden, HP16 0EN,
Independent Sector
BMI Healthcare
Telephone: 01494 890890
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 5.94 (miles)
Directions from Handy Cross to BMI The Chiltern Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Handy Cross

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Handy Cross
0.89 Making Smiles Wycombe 191 Desborough Avenue HP11 2ST
1.04 The Orthodontic Practice 7a Queen Victoria Road HP11 1BA
1.04 Dental Surgery 32 High Street HP11 2AG
1.04 Enhance Dental Centre 26 High Street HP11 2AG
1.06 Wycombe Dental Care Centre 20a High Street HP11 2BE

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Handy Cross

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near
0.78 Cressex Health Centre Coronation Road HP12 3PP tel:01494 415788
1.13 Desborough Surgery 65 Desborough Avenue HP11 2SD tel:01494 526006
1.19 Cressex Health Centre - Lynton House Lynton House, 43 London Road HP11 1BP
1.23 Priory Surgery 24-26 Priory Avenue HP13 6SH tel:01494 448132
1.24 Riverside Surgery George Street HP11 2RZ tel:01494 526500

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Handy Cross

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near
0.46 Lloydspharmacy 1 Cressex Road, Booker HP12 4PG tel:01494 520685
0.88 Asda Pharmacy Holmers Farm Way HP12 4NU tel:01494 464075
1.02 Superdrug Pharmacy 19 Newland Street HP11 2BY tel:01494 530138
1.04 Boots The Chemist 27 Eden Walk, Eden Shopping Centre HP11 2AW tel:01494 523128
1.07 Boots The Chemist 4 High Street HP11 2AZ tel:01494 459091

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Handy Cross

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Handy Cross
0.88 4619 High Wycombe Asda Opticians, Holmers Farm Way HP12 4NU
1.02 Vision Express (high Wycombe) Eden Shopping Centre, Newland Street HP11 2BY
1.03 Boots Opticians (high Wycombe) 27 Eden Walk HP11 2AU
1.04 David Williams Optometrist 7 Queen Victoria Road HP11 1BA
1.04 Optical Express [high Wycombe] Suite 6, Old Bank House, 39a High Street HP11 2AG

Nearest Libraries

High Wycombe Library
5 Eden Place, High Wycombe, HP112DH
Telephone: 0845 2303232
Distance: 1.09 Miles
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Directions from Handy Cross to High Wycombe Library
Castlefield Library
Castlefield County Combined School, Middle Way, Wycombe, HP123LE
Telephone: 0845 2303232
Distance: 1.14 Miles
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Directions from Handy Cross to Castlefield Library
Flackwell Heath Library
Carrington Junior School, Chapel Road, Flackwell Heath, HP109AA
Telephone: 0845 2303232
Distance: 2.31 Miles
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Directions from Handy Cross to Flackwell Heath Library
Micklefield Library
Micklefield Road, High Wycombe, HP137HU
Telephone: 0845 2303232
Distance: 2.42 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Handy Cross to Micklefield Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

High Wycombe Station is 1.19 miles away.

Address: High Wycombe station, Amersham Hill, High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, HP13 6NN

High Wycombe is situated on the Chiltern Main Line and is managed by Chiltern Railway.

High Wycombe Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Handy Cross to High Wycombe Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
00:35:00
Aylesbury00:30:00
Banbury00:45:00
Beaconsfield00:06:00
Bearley01:36:00
Bicester North00:29:00
Bicester Village00:26:00
Birmingham Moor Street01:25:00
Birmingham Snow Hill01:30:30
Claverdon01:31:00
Denham00:19:00
Denham Golf Club00:16:00
Dorridge01:17:00
Gerrards Cross00:13:00
Haddenham & Thame Parkway00:16:00
Hatton01:26:00
Islip00:30:30
Kings Sutton00:42:30
Lapworth01:14:00
Leamington Spa00:54:00
Little Kimble00:21:00
London Marylebone00:37:00
Monks Risborough00:17:00
Northolt Park00:31:00
Oxford00:41:00
Princes Risborough00:10:00
Rowley Regis01:47:00
Saunderton00:06:00
Seer Green00:10:00
Solihull01:14:00
South Ruislip00:23:00
Stourbridge Junction01:59:00
Stratford-upon-Avon01:44:00
Stratford-upon-Avon Parkway01:40:00
Warwick01:12:30
Warwick Parkway01:00:00
Wembley Stadium00:30:00
West Ruislip00:25:00
Wilmcote01:37:30

Marlow Station is 3.07 miles away.

Address: Marlow station, Station Approach, Marlow, Buckinghamshire, SL7 1NT

Marlow is situated on the Marlow Branch Line and is managed by Great Western Railway.

Marlow Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Handy Cross to Marlow Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Bourne End00:11:00
Cookham00:15:00
Furze Platt00:18:30
Maidenhead00:23:00

Bourne End Station is 3.41 miles away.

Address: Bourne End station, Station Road, Bourne End, Buckinghamshire, SL8 5QH

Bourne End is situated on the Marlow Branch Line and is managed by Great Western Railway.

Bourne End Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Handy Cross to Bourne End Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Cookham00:04:00
Furze Platt00:07:00
Maidenhead00:12:00
Marlow00:07:30

Cookham Station is 4.33 miles away.

Address: Cookham station, Station Hill, Cookham, Berkshire, SL6 9BP

Cookham is situated on the Marlow Branch Line and is managed by Great Western Railway.

Cookham Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Handy Cross to Cookham Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Bourne End00:08:00
Furze Platt00:03:30
Maidenhead00:08:00
Marlow00:16:00

Nearest Airports

London Heathrow Airport is 16.42 miles away Directions from Handy Cross to London Heathrow Airport
London Luton Airport is 24.55 miles away Directions from Handy Cross to London Luton Airport
London Oxford Airport is 27.99 miles away Directions from Handy Cross to London Oxford Airport
London City Airport is 35.65 miles away Directions from Handy Cross to London City Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Shepperton Ferry Landing is 20.71 miles away

Directions from Handy Cross to Shepperton Ferry Landing

Weybridge Ferry Landing is 20.77 miles away

Directions from Handy Cross to Weybridge Ferry Landing

Hampton Ferry Landing is 22.15 miles away

Directions from Handy Cross to Hampton Ferry Landing

Moulsey - Hurst Park Ferry Landing is 22.15 miles away

Directions from Handy Cross to Moulsey - Hurst Park Ferry Landing

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Handy Cross is approximately miles from the

Junction: M40 J4/A404(T)/A404/A4010 - 0.38 Miles Away

Directions from Handy Cross to M40 J4/A404(T)/A404/A4010

Junction: M40 J3/A40/A4094 - 3.07 Miles Away

Directions from Handy Cross to M40 J3/A40/A4094

Junction: M40 J2/A355 - 5.89 Miles Away

Directions from Handy Cross to M40 J2/A355

Junction: A404(M) J9B/A4/A404(T) - 6.67 Miles Away

Directions from Handy Cross to A404(M) J9B/A4/A404(T)

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Hughenden Manor
Historic Properties
Distance: 2.42 (miles)
Directions from Handy Cross to Hughenden Manor
Attraction Name: West Wycombe Park
Historic Properties
Distance: 2.5 (miles)
Directions from Handy Cross to West Wycombe Park
Attraction Name: Marlow Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 3.33 (miles)
Directions from Handy Cross to Marlow Museum
Attraction Name: Odds Farm Park
Farms
Distance: 4.65 (miles)
Directions from Handy Cross to Odds Farm Park