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Portland Ride in Dunstable LU5 5FP

Portland Ride is a Street in the Bedfordshire town of Dunstable with the postcode of LU5 5FP and measures approximately 287 metres long.

Portland Ride crosses the following postcode sectors:

The average house in Portland Ride sells for £299,368.75

There is only one street named Portland Ride making it unique in Great Britain.

Portland Ride is within the area of Central Bedfordshire and Central Bedfordshire Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax and the local parish council is Houghton Regis.

Portland Ride has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 35101794 and 35100194 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of Portland Ride is roughly 138.93 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 140.60 and the lowest point being 134.60. A change of 6.00 metres.

Average House Prices for Portland Ride
YearSalesAverage House Price
20182£360,000.
20171£385,000.
20162£305,000.
20153£226,650.

Portland Ride is located within the county of Bedfordshire which is in the East of England region of the UK. 32.62 miles North West from the centre of London, 4.96 miles West from the centre of Luton, 12.73 miles North West from the centre of St Albans and 13.32 miles North East from the centre of Aylesbury.

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Green Circle = 10 Minutes Walk (800 metres)
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Sunset and Sunrise times for Portland Ride, LU5 5FP

Sunrise04:41
Sunset21:24

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LU5 5FP

Latest Weather Conditions for Portland Ride, LU5 5FP

Observed at Weather Station:Woburn 19 June 2021 at 17:00 (9.07 miles away)
Current Weather:Clear night
Temperature and Humidity:14.4°C (83.8%)
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Budget Hotels near Portland Ride Dunstable

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Premier Inn Dunstable Luton
Address:350 Luton Road
Telephone: Learn More
1.58
2: Name:Holiday Inn Express Dunstable
Address:Vinci Site, London Road
Telephone: Learn More
1.76
3: Name:Travelodge Luton
Address:641 Dunstable Rd, Luton, LU4 8RQ
Telephone:0871 984 6355 Learn More
2.51
4: Name:Premier Inn Dunstable South A5
Address:Watling Street
Telephone: Learn More
3.22
5: Name:Travelodge Toddington M1 Southbound
Address:Moto Service Area, M1, Toddington, Dunstable, LU5 6HR
Telephone:0871 984 6214 Learn More
3.87
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Mortgage Calculator for the Lowest Priced Property on Portland Ride
Total Price of Property£175,000
Minimum Deposit£8,750.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£510.42
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£876.09
Mortgage Calculator for the Highest Priced Property on Portland Ride
Total Price of Property£470,000
Minimum Deposit£23,500.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£1,370.83
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Mortgage Calculator for the Average Priced Property on Portland Ride
Total Price of Property£299,369
Minimum Deposit£14,968.44
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£873.16
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£1,498.71
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Portland Ride above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
138.93134.60140.606.00

Frequently asked Questions for Portland Ride

What Council (Local Authority) is Portland Ride in?

Portland Ride is located within the local authority area of Central Bedfordshire Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Portland Ride in?

Portland Ride is located within the area of Houghton Regis Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is Portland Ride in?

Portland Ride is located within the ward of Houghton Hall.

What County is Portland Ride in?

Portland Ride is located within the ceremonial county of Bedfordshire.

What Constituency is Portland Ride in?

Portland Ride is located within the constituency of South West Bedfordshire.

What Part of the UK is Portland Ride in?

Portland Ride is located within the East of England region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Portland Ride in?

Portland Ride is located within the Central Bedfordshire Council area.

What Police Force area is Portland Ride in?

Portland Ride is located within the Bedfordshire Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for Portland Ride

2 Portland Ride, Dunstable, Houghton Regis, LU5 5FP, 25 Portland Ride, Dunstable, Houghton Regis, LU5 5FP,
3 Portland Ride, Dunstable, Houghton Regis, LU5 5FP, 29 Portland Ride, Dunstable, Houghton Regis, LU5 5FP,
4 Portland Ride, Dunstable, Houghton Regis, LU5 5FP, 32 Portland Ride, Dunstable, Houghton Regis, LU5 5FP,
10 Portland Ride, Dunstable, Houghton Regis, LU5 5FP, 33 Portland Ride, Dunstable, Houghton Regis, LU5 5FP,
16 Portland Ride, Dunstable, Houghton Regis, LU5 5FP, 36 Portland Ride, Dunstable, Houghton Regis, LU5 5FP,

Roads that have a Junction with Portland Ride

Road NameJunction Type
Northview Roadjunction
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Location Details

Portland Ride
Map showing the location of Portland Ride
Latitude51.893935
Longitude-0.526223
OS Easting (X):501402
OS Northing (Y):222784
OS Grid Reference:TL014228

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Portland Ride

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00088736
ONS Area NameWhite Suburban Communities
Average Age40.53
Area Population1749.00
Male Population876.00 (50%)
Female Population873.00 (50%)
Benefit Claimants15 (1%)
LSOA Code:E01017578
LSOA Name:Central Bedfordshire 026A
SOA Code:8c
SOA Name:Comfortable suburbia
MSOA Code:E02003644
MSOA Name:Central Bedfordshire 026
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Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Dunstable High St Esso Express
High St North, Dunstable, LU6 1LW
0345 026 9890
Distance: 0.17 Miles
Directions from Portland Ride to Tesco Dunstable High St Esso Express
Iceland Dunstable
66 High Street North, Dunstable, Bedfordshire, LU6 1LE
01582606722
Distance: 0.42 Miles
Directions from Portland Ride to Iceland Dunstable
Asda Dunstable
Court Drive, Dunstable, LU5 4JD
01582 697000
Distance: 0.43 Miles
Directions from Portland Ride to Asda Dunstable
Sainsburys Dunstable
2-8 Luton Road, Dunstable, England, LU5 4RF
01582 477082
Distance: 0.68 Miles
Directions from Portland Ride to Sainsburys Dunstable

 Telephone Information

Dialling CodeTelephone ExchangeTelephone CabinetFibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises
01582DUNSTABLE - SMDBP33FTTC

 Broadband Information

Speed Average Speed Median Speed Maximum Speed Next-generation access (NGA) Number of Connections
Greater than 2 Mbps 22.5 16.6 >=30 Y 31

 Recent House Sales in Portland Ride

Address33 Portland Ride, , Central Bedfordshire, LU5 5FP.
Sale DateFri 14 Dec 2018
Sale Price£250,000
Type of PropertySemi-Detached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address2 Portland Ride, , Central Bedfordshire, LU5 5FP.
Sale DateTue 16 Jan 2018
Sale Price£470,000
Type of PropertyDetached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address19 Portland Ride, , Central Bedfordshire, LU5 5FP.
Sale DateTue 08 Aug 2017
Sale Price£385,000
Type of PropertyDetached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address3 Portland Ride, , Central Bedfordshire, LU5 5FP.
Sale DateMon 31 Oct 2016
Sale Price£400,000
Type of PropertyDetached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address30 Portland Ride, , Central Bedfordshire, LU5 5FP.
Sale DateWed 25 May 2016
Sale Price£210,000
Type of PropertySemi-Detached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address28 Portland Ride, , Central Bedfordshire, LU5 5FP.
Sale DateFri 11 Dec 2015
Sale Price£185,000
Type of PropertyTerraced
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address22 Portland Ride, , Central Bedfordshire, LU5 5FP.
Sale DateFri 24 Apr 2015
Sale Price£175,000
Type of PropertyTerraced
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address20 Portland Ride, , Central Bedfordshire, LU5 5FP.
Sale DateFri 31 Jul 2015
Sale Price£319,950
Type of PropertyDetached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Central Bedfordshire Council
Visit the Council's Website
Central Bedfordshire Council, Priory House, Monks Walk, Chicksands, Bedfordshire, SG17 5TQ
Send email
Telephone Number: 0300 300 8000
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of South West Bedfordshire
The Member of Parliament is Andrew Selous
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In the 2019 General Election Andrew Selous won with a majority of 18,583 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 79,926
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Houghton Hall Ward
Parish: Houghton Regis Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Bedfordshire

Nearest Car Parks

Westfield Road Car Park
Westfield Road, Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Dunstable
LU6 1DN
Distance: 0.22 km (click for directions)
Free parking. Up to 3 hours no return within 1 hour except for permit holders.
Telephone: 03003008005
Operated by: Central Bedfordshire Council
Dunstable Leisure Centre Car Park
Court Drive, Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Dunstable
LU5 4JD
Distance: 0.35 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 03003008005
Operated by: Central Bedfordshire Council
Asda Car Park
Court Drive, Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Dunstable
LU5 4JD
Distance: 0.39 km (click for directions)
Pay and Display. Refunds for Asda customers.
Telephone: 01582697000
Operated by: Asda
Regent Street Car Park
Regent Street, Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Dunstable
LU6 1LP
Distance: 0.40 km (click for directions)
Blue Badge holders can park free in designated bays.
Telephone: 03003008005
Operated by: Central Bedfordshire Council
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Nearest Schools

All Saints Academy Dunstable
Distance: 0.21 Miles
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected 24/07/2019)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 689
Address: All Saints Academy Dunstable, Houghton Road, LU5 5AB
Head: Mrs Elizabeth Furber ()
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Portland Ride to All Saints Academy Dunstable
Central Bedfordshire College
Distance: 0.38 Miles
Phase: 16 plus
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected )
Address: Central Bedfordshire College, Kingsway, LU5 4HG
Head: Mr Ali Hadawi (Principal)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Portland Ride to Central Bedfordshire College
Westfield Nursery School
Distance: 0.64 Miles
Phase: Nursery
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 05/02/2013)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 121
Address: Westfield Nursery School, Westfield Road, LU6 1DL
Head: Mrs Elizabeth Collins (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Portland Ride to Westfield Nursery School
Ashton St Peter's VA C of E School
Distance: 0.65 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected 23/03/2018)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 209
Address: Ashton St Peter's VA C of E School, Leighton Court, LU6 1EW
Head: Mr David Bower (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Portland Ride to Ashton St Peter's VA C of E School

Nearest Hospitals

Luton and Dunstable Hospital
Address: Lewsey Road, Luton, LU4 0DZ,
NHS Sector
Luton and Dunstable University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01582 491166
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 2.21 (miles)
Directions from Portland Ride to Luton and Dunstable Hospital
Steppingley Hospital
Address: Ampthill Road, Steppingley, Bedford, MK45 1AB,
Independent Sector
East London NHS Foundation Trust
Distance: 8.2 (miles)
Directions from Portland Ride to Steppingley Hospital
Spire Harpenden Hospital
Address: Spire Harpenden Hospital, Ambrose Lane, Harpenden,
Independent Sector
Spire Healthcare
Telephone: 01582 763191
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 8.41 (miles)
Directions from Portland Ride to Spire Harpenden Hospital
Harpenden Memorial Hospital
Address: Carlton Road, Harpenden, AL5 4TA,
Independent Sector
Luton and Dunstable University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Distance: 9.03 (miles)
Directions from Portland Ride to Harpenden Memorial Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Portland Ride

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Portland Ride
0.37 Dunstable Dental Practice 85 High Street North LU6 1JJ
0.64 Darrell House 85 West Street LU6 1SE
0.64 Dunstable Health Centre Priory Gardens LU6 3SU
0.69 Houghton Regis Dental Practice Bierrum House, 105-111 High Street, Houghton Regis LU5 5BJ
0.80 Dental Surgery 1a Friars Walk LU6 3JA

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Portland Ride

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near Portland Ride
0.60 Kingsbury Court Surgery Church Street LU5 4RS tel:01582 663218
0.60 Eastgate Surgery Eastgate House, 28-34 Church Street LU5 4RU tel:01582 670050
0.64 West Street Surgery 89 West Street LU6 1SF tel:01582 664401
0.64 Priory Gardens Surgery The Health Centre, Priory Gardens LU6 3SU tel:01582 699622
0.74 Kirby Road Surgery 58 Kirby Road LU6 3JH tel:01582 609121

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Portland Ride

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near Portland Ride
0.22 Jhoots Pharmacy 116 High Street North LU6 1LN tel:01582 600268
0.31 Asda Pharmacy Court Drive LU5 4JD tel:01582 697021
0.53 Jhoots Pharmacy 7-11 Broadwalk, Quadrant Shopping Centre LU5 4RH tel:01582 661149
0.53 Boots Pharmacy 36-40 Broadwalk LU5 4RH tel:01582 663351
0.59 West Street Pharmacy 8-10 West Street LU6 1SX tel:01582 699854

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Portland Ride

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Portland Ride
0.45 Dunstable Eye Centre 5a Queensway Parade LU5 4DW
0.50 Brown And Wenman Ltd 18 Albion Street LU6 1SA
0.52 Allders Opticians (dunstable) 42 High Street North LU6 1LA
0.53 Boots Opticians (dunstable) 42 Broadwalk, Quadrant Centre LU5 4RH
0.53 Specsavers (dunstable) 17-19 Broadwalk South, Quadrant Shopping Centre LU5 4RH

Nearest Libraries

Dunstable Library
Vernon Place, Dunstable, LU54HA
Telephone:
Distance: 0.45 Miles
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Directions from Portland Ride to Dunstable Library
Houghton Regis Library
Bedford Sq, Houghton Regis, LU55ES
Telephone: 3003008058
Distance: 0.83 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Portland Ride to Houghton Regis Library
Lewsey Library
Landrace Road, Luton, LU40SW
Telephone: 01582 696 094
Distance: 1.34 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Portland Ride to Lewsey Library
Sundon Park Library
Hill Rise, Luton, LU33EE
Telephone: 01582 574 573
Distance: 2.99 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Portland Ride to Sundon Park Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Leagrave Station is 2.99 miles away.

Address: Leagrave station, Compton Avenue, Leagrave, Bedfordshire, LU4 9BA

Leagrave is situated on the East Midland Main Line and is managed by Govia Thameslink Railway (Thameslink).

Leagrave Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Portland Ride to Leagrave Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Balcombe01:40:00
Bedford00:21:00
Brighton02:07:00
Burgess Hill01:52:00
City Thameslink00:48:00
Earlswood (Surrey)01:35:00
East Croydon01:14:00
Farringdon00:48:00
Flitwick00:09:00
Gatwick Airport01:43:00
Harlington (Bedfordshire)00:04:00
Harpenden00:13:00
Hassocks01:56:00
Haywards Heath01:46:00
Horley01:43:00
London Blackfriars00:53:00
London Bridge00:57:00
London St Pancras International00:44:00
Luton00:05:00
Luton Airport Parkway00:08:00
Norwood Junction01:08:30
Preston Park02:02:00
Purley01:22:00
Redhill01:33:00
Salfords (Surrey)01:39:00
St Albans City00:19:00
Three Bridges01:44:00
West Hampstead Thameslink00:35:00
Wivelsfield01:50:00

Luton Station is 4.85 miles away.

Address: Luton station, Station Road, Luton, Bedfordshire, LU1 2LT

Luton is situated on the East Midland Main Line and is managed by Govia Thameslink Railway (Thameslink).

Luton Station is staffed on a full time basis.

Directions from Portland Ride to Luton Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Bedford00:20:00
Brighton02:02:00
Burgess Hill01:48:00
City Thameslink00:43:00
Cricklewood00:36:00
Earlswood (Surrey)01:30:00
East Croydon01:09:00
Elstree & Borehamwood00:24:00
Farringdon00:44:00
Flitwick00:12:00
Gatwick Airport01:38:00
Harlington (Bedfordshire)00:08:00
Harpenden00:08:00
Hassocks01:52:00
Haywards Heath01:42:00
Horley01:39:00
Leagrave00:04:00
London Blackfriars00:49:00
London Bridge00:53:00
London St Pancras International00:40:00
Luton Airport Parkway00:03:00
Mill Hill Broadway00:28:00
Norwood Junction01:04:00
Preston Park01:57:00
Purley01:17:00
Radlett00:20:00
Redhill01:28:00
Salfords (Surrey)01:34:00
St Albans City00:15:00
Three Bridges01:40:00
West Hampstead Thameslink00:31:00
Wivelsfield01:46:00

Harlington (Bedfordshire) Station is 4.88 miles away.

Address: Harlington station, Station Road, Harlington, Bedfordshire, LU5 6LD

Harlington (Bedfordshire) is situated on the East Midland Main Line and is managed by Govia Thameslink Railway (Thameslink).

Harlington (Bedfordshire) Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Portland Ride to Harlington (Bedfordshire) Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Balcombe01:45:00
Bedford00:17:00
Brighton02:12:00
Burgess Hill01:57:00
City Thameslink00:53:00
Cricklewood00:46:00
Earlswood (Surrey)01:40:00
East Croydon01:19:00
Farringdon00:53:00
Flitwick00:04:00
Gatwick Airport01:48:00
Harpenden00:18:00
Hassocks02:01:00
Haywards Heath01:52:00
Horley01:48:00
Leagrave00:05:00
London Blackfriars00:58:00
London Bridge01:02:00
London St Pancras International00:49:00
Luton00:10:00
Luton Airport Parkway00:13:00
Norwood Junction01:13:00
Preston Park02:07:00
Purley01:27:00
Redhill01:38:00
Salfords (Surrey)01:43:30
St Albans City00:24:30
Three Bridges01:52:00
West Hampstead Thameslink00:40:00
Wivelsfield01:55:00

Luton Airport Parkway Station is 5.73 miles away.

Address: Luton Airport Parkway station, Parkway Road, Luton, Bedfordshire, LU1 3JW

Luton Airport Parkway is situated on the East Midland Main Line and is managed by Govia Thameslink Railway (Thameslink).

Luton Airport Parkway Station is staffed on a full time basis.

Directions from Portland Ride to Luton Airport Parkway Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Bedford00:24:00
Brighton01:59:00
Burgess Hill01:45:00
City Thameslink00:41:00
Cricklewood00:33:00
Earlswood (Surrey)01:27:00
East Croydon01:06:00
Elstree & Borehamwood00:21:00
Farringdon00:42:00
Flitwick00:17:00
Gatwick Airport01:36:00
Harlington (Bedfordshire)00:13:00
Harpenden00:05:00
Hassocks01:49:00
Haywards Heath01:39:00
Horley01:36:00
Leagrave00:08:00
London Blackfriars00:47:00
London Bridge00:50:00
London St Pancras International00:37:00
Luton00:04:00
Mill Hill Broadway00:25:00
Norwood Junction01:01:00
Preston Park01:54:00
Purley01:14:00
Radlett00:17:00
Redhill01:25:00
Salfords (Surrey)01:31:00
St Albans City00:12:00
Three Bridges01:40:00
West Hampstead Thameslink00:28:00
Wivelsfield01:43:00

Nearest Airports

London Luton Airport is 6.43 miles away Directions from Portland Ride to London Luton Airport
London Heathrow Airport is 29.16 miles away Directions from Portland Ride to London Heathrow Airport
London Stansted Airport is 33.55 miles away Directions from Portland Ride to London Stansted Airport
London Oxford Airport is 33.81 miles away Directions from Portland Ride to London Oxford Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Kew Pier is 29.97 miles away

Directions from Portland Ride to Kew Pier

Richmond St. Helena Pier is 31.49 miles away

Directions from Portland Ride to Richmond St. Helena Pier

Richmond Landing Stage is 31.62 miles away

Directions from Portland Ride to Richmond Landing Stage

Savoy Pier is 31.79 miles away

Directions from Portland Ride to Savoy Pier

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Junction: M1 J11/A505 - 2.41 Miles Away

Directions from Portland Ride to M1 J11/A505

Junction: M1 J12/A5120 - 4.41 Miles Away

Directions from Portland Ride to M1 J12/A5120

Junction: M1 J10/M1 - 5.18 Miles Away

Directions from Portland Ride to M1 J10/M1

Junction: M1 J10A/A1081 - 5.3 Miles Away

Directions from Portland Ride to M1 J10A/A1081

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: ZSL Whipsnade Zoo
Wildlife
Distance: 3.49 (miles)
Directions from Portland Ride to ZSL Whipsnade Zoo
Attraction Name: Pitstone Windmill
Historic Properties
Distance: 6.16 (miles)
Directions from Portland Ride to Pitstone Windmill
Attraction Name: Pitstone Green Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 6.56 (miles)
Directions from Portland Ride to Pitstone Green Museum
Attraction Name: Ashridge Estate
Other
Distance: 6.7 (miles)
Directions from Portland Ride to Ashridge Estate
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