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Amherst Road Rochester ME1 2AR

Amherst Road is a Street in the Kent town of Rochester with the postcode of ME1 2AR

The local council responsible for Amherst Road is Medway Council which is a Unitary Authority.

Amherst Road is located within the county of Kent which is in the South East of the UK. 27.97 miles East from the centre of London, 7.18 miles North from the centre of Maidstone, 24.74 miles South from the centre of Chelmsford and 25.75 miles West from the centre of Canterbury.

Latest Weather Conditions for Amherst Road

Observed at Weather Station:Gravesend-Broadness 16 January 2018 at 17:00 (10.33 miles away)
Current Weather:Clear night
Temperature and Humidity:5.5°C (68.2%)
Wind Direction and Speed:SW (11 mph)

Frequently asked Questions for Amherst Road

What Council (Local Authority) is Amherst Road in?

Amherst Road is located within the local authority area of Medway Council which is a Unitary Authority.

What Parish Council is Amherst Road in?

Amherst Road is in an unparished area.

What Electoral Ward is Amherst Road in?

Amherst Road is located within the ward of Rochester East Ward.

What County is Amherst Road in?

Amherst Road is located within the ceremonial county of Kent.

What Constituency is Amherst Road in?

Amherst Road is located within the constituency of Rochester and Strood Co Const.

What Region of the UK is Amherst Road in?

Amherst Road is located within the South East region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Amherst Road in?

Amherst Road is located within the Council area.

What Police Force area is Amherst Road in?

Amherst Road is located within the Kent Police Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for Amherst Road

1a Amherst Road, Rochester, Rochester, ME1 2AR, 12 Amherst Road, Rochester, Rochester, ME1 2AR,
6 Amherst Road, Rochester, ME1 2AR, 14 Amherst Road, Rochester, Rochester, ME1 2AR,
6 Amherst Road, Rochester, Rochester, ME1 2AR, 40 Amherst Road, Rochester, ME1 2AR,
10 Amherst Road, Rochester, Rochester, ME1 2AR, 42 Amherst Road, Rochester, ME1 2AR,
12 Amherst Road, Rochester, ME1 2AR, 50 Amherst Road, Rochester, Rochester, ME1 2AR,

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Postcodes for Amherst Road

ME1 2AR

Location detailsCar Parks near Amherst Road

King Street Car Park
King Street, Rochester, Kent
Rochester
ME1 1YD
Distance: 0.82 km (click for directions)
24 hours: free from 10pm -7am
Telephone: 01634306000
Operated by: Medway Council
Easons Yard Car Park
Doust Way, Rochester, Kent
Rochester
ME1 1BU
Distance: 0.91 km (click for directions)
24 hours: free from 10pm-7am. Longer stay in 23 yellow bays only
Telephone: 01634306000
Operated by: Medway Council
High Street - Opposite Station Car Park
High Street, Rochester, Kent
Rochester
ME1 1HY
Distance: 0.92 km (click for directions)
24 hours: free from 10pm-7am
Telephone: 01634306000
Operated by: Medway Council
Rochester Station Car Park
High Street, Rochester, Kent
Rochester
ME1 1HQ
Distance: 0.92 km (click for directions)
Open 24 hours, Monday - Sunday. At weekends and on public holidays prices may differ, check payment machines or on-station information for prices. Free parking for Blue badge holders.
Telephone: 08456036197
Operated by: Meteor Parking Ltd
High Street - Opposite Furrell's Road Car Park
High Street, Rochester, Kent
Rochester
ME1 1JA
Distance: 0.94 km (click for directions)
24 hours: free from 10pm-7am
Telephone: 01634306000
Operated by: Medway Council
Height

Height

The Central point of Amherst Road is approximately 44 Metres above sea level
Location details

Location Details

Amherst Road
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Latitude/Longitude: 51.376824380000, 0.50900485900000
OS Reference: 574596.925353, 167239.584038
OS Grid Reference: TQ746672

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Amherst Road

OS Landranger Map Number: 178
OS Landranger Map Name: Thames Estuary
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Area Code: 01634 - Medway
Area Code: 01622 - Maidstone
Area Code: 01474 - Gravesend
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Less than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: >=30
Median Speed: 25
Maximum Speed: >=30
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 12

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

St Peter's Infant School

Distance: 0.28 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 116
Address: Holcombe Road, Delce, ME1 2HU
Telephone: 01634843590
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Amherst Road to St Peter's Infant School

St John Fisher Catholic Comprehensive School

Distance: 0.58 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Aided School
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 828
Address: Ordnance Street, ME4 6SG
Telephone: 01634335757
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Amherst Road to St John Fisher Catholic Comprehensive School

Fort Pitt Grammar School

Distance: 0.58 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 802
Address: Fort Pitt Hill, ME4 6TJ
Telephone: 01634842359
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Amherst Road to Fort Pitt Grammar School

Delce Academy

Distance: 0.71 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 479
Address: The Tideway, ME1 2NJ
Telephone: 01634845242
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Amherst Road to Delce Academy
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

St Bartholomews Hospital

Address: New Road, Rochester, ME1 1DS,
NHS Sector
Kent and Medway NHS and Social Care Partnership Trust
Telephone: 01634 810900
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 0.75 (km)
Directions from Amherst Road to St Bartholomews Hospital

Medway Maritime Hospital

Address: Windmill Road, Gillingham, ME7 5NY,
NHS Sector
Medway NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01634 830 000
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 2.31 (km)
Directions from Amherst Road to Medway Maritime Hospital

Spire Alexandra Hospital

Address: Impton Lane, Chatham, ME5 9PG,
Independent Sector
Spire Healthcare
Telephone: 01634 687166
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 5.57 (km)
Directions from Amherst Road to Spire Alexandra Hospital

BMI The Somerfield Hospital

Address: 63-77 London Road, Maidstone, ME16 0DU,
Independent Sector
BMI Healthcare
Telephone: 01622 208000
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 11.05 (km)
Directions from Amherst Road to BMI The Somerfield Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Castle Medical Practice

Address: Health Living Centre, Delce Road, Rochester, Kent, ME1 2EL
Telephone: 01634 334203
Distance: 0.3 (km)
Directions from Amherst Road to Castle Medical Practice

Rochester Health Centre Surgery E

Address: Rochester Community, Healthy Liv Ctr, Delce Rd, Rochester, Kent, ME1 2EL
Telephone: 01634 334201
Distance: 0.3 (km)
Directions from Amherst Road to Rochester Health Centre Surgery E

Wound Care Clinic

Address: Rochester Comm Healthy, Living Centre,delce Road, Rochester, Kent, ME1 2EL
Telephone: 01634 334202
Distance: 0.3 (km)
Directions from Amherst Road to Wound Care Clinic

Wisdom Hospice

Address: High Bank, Rochester, Kent, ME1 2NU
Telephone: 01634 830456
Distance: 0.47 (km)
Directions from Amherst Road to Wisdom Hospice
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 18e City Way, Rochester, Kent, ME1 2AB
Distance: 0.53 (km)
Directions from Amherst Road to Dental Surgery

New Road Dental Practice

Address: New Road Dental Practice, 3a New Road, Rochester, Kent, ME1 1BD
Distance: 0.74 (km)
Directions from Amherst Road to New Road Dental Practice

360 High Street

Address: 360 High Street, Rochester, Kent, ME1 1DJ
Distance: 0.84 (km)
Directions from Amherst Road to 360 High Street

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 374 High Street, Rochester, Kent, ME1 1DJ
Distance: 0.84 (km)
Directions from Amherst Road to Dental Surgery
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Rochester Library

Eastgate, Rochester, ME11EW
Telephone: 01634 337411
Distance: 1.15 Kilometres
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Directions from Amherst Road to Rochester Library

Thomas Aveling School and Community Library

Arethusa Road, Rochester, ME12UW
Telephone: 01634 338728
Distance: 1.47 Kilometres
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Directions from Amherst Road to Thomas Aveling School and Community Library

Chatham Library

Gun Wharf, Chatham, ME44TX
Telephone: 01634 337799
Distance: 1.5 Kilometres
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Directions from Amherst Road to Chatham Library

Strood Library

32 Bryant Road, Strood, Rochester, ME23EP
Telephone: 01634 335890
Distance: 2.65 Kilometres
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Directions from Amherst Road to Strood Library

Hotels, Guest Houses, Bed & Breakfasts and Places to Stay Near Amherst Road

Hotels

Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Strood Station is 2.28 Kilometers away

Directions from Amherst Road to Strood

Strood station is operated by Southeastern in the Rochester and Strood area on the Gravesend / Swanley - Margate stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Abbey Wood • Ashford International • Aylesford • Beltring • Belvedere • Birchington-On-Sea • Blackheath • Broadstairs • Cannon Street • Charing Cross • Charlton • Chatham • Chestfield & Swalecliffe • Cuxton • Dartford • Deal • Deptford • Dover Priory • Dumpton Park • East Farleigh • Erith • Faversham • Folkestone Central • Folkestone West • Gillingham (Kent) • Gravesend • Greenhithe • Greenwich • Halling • Herne Bay • Higham • Lewisham • London Bridge • Maidstone Barracks • Maidstone West • Margate • Martin Mill • Maze Hill • New Hythe • Northfleet • Paddock Wood • Plumstead • Rainham (Kent) • Ramsgate • Rochester • Sandwich • Sittingbourne • Slade Green • Snodland • Stone Crossing • Swanscombe • Tonbridge • Walmer • Wateringbury • Waterloo (East) • Westcombe Park • Westgate-On-Sea • Whitstable • Woolwich Arsenal • Woolwich Dockyard • Yalding

Cuxton Station is 3.3 Kilometers away

Directions from Amherst Road to Cuxton

Cuxton station is operated by Southeastern in the Rochester and Strood area on the Strood - Paddock Wood stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Aylesford • Beltring • East Farleigh • Halling • Maidstone Barracks • Maidstone West • New Hythe • Paddock Wood • Snodland • Strood • Tonbridge • Wateringbury • Yalding

Halling Station is 5.2 Kilometers away

Directions from Amherst Road to Halling

Halling station is operated by Southeastern in the Rochester and Strood area on the Strood - Paddock Wood stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Aylesford • Beltring • Cuxton • East Farleigh • Maidstone Barracks • Maidstone West • New Hythe • Paddock Wood • Snodland • Strood • Tonbridge • Wateringbury • Yalding

Higham Station is 6.27 Kilometers away

Directions from Amherst Road to Higham

Higham station is operated by Southeastern in the Gravesham area on the Gravesend / Swanley - Margate stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Abbey Wood • Belvedere • Blackheath • Cannon Street • Charing Cross • Charlton • Chatham • Dartford • Deptford • Erith • Gillingham (Kent) • Gravesend • Greenhithe • Greenwich • Lewisham • London Bridge • Maze Hill • Northfleet • Plumstead • Rochester • Slade Green • Stone Crossing • Strood • Swanscombe • Waterloo (East) • Westcombe Park • Woolwich Arsenal • Woolwich Dockyard

Airports

Nearest Airports

London Southend Airport is 25.21 Kilometers away Directions from Amherst Road to London Southend Airport
Biggin Hill Airport is 33.37 Kilometers away Directions from Amherst Road to Biggin Hill Airport
London City Airport is 34.82 Kilometers away Directions from Amherst Road to London City Airport
Lydd London Ashford Airport is 55.49 Kilometers away Directions from Amherst Road to Lydd London Ashford Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Gravesend Pier is 12.4 Kilometers away
Directions from Amherst Road to Gravesend Pier
Tilbury Ferry Terminal is 12.86 Kilometers away
Directions from Amherst Road to Tilbury Ferry Terminal
Woolwich Arsenal Pier is 33.09 Kilometers away
Directions from Amherst Road to Woolwich Arsenal Pier
Woolwich Ferry South Pier is 33.63 Kilometers away
Directions from Amherst Road to Woolwich Ferry South Pier
Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Amherst Road is approximately 1.12 miles from the M2

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M2 J2/A228 - 2.75 Km Away
Directions from Amherst Road to M2 J2/A228
Junction: M2 J3/A229/A2045 - 4.63 Km Away
Directions from Amherst Road to M2 J3/A229/A2045
Junction: M2 J4/A278 - 6.91 Km Away
Directions from Amherst Road to M2 J4/A278
Junction: M20 J6/A229 - 8.66 Km Away
Directions from Amherst Road to M20 J6/A229

In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Arena

13 Ordnance Terrace, Chatham, Kent, ME4 6PS
Distance: 0.87 Kilometres
Directions from Amherst Road to Arena

Poundland

162 High Street, Chatham, Kent, ME4 4AS
Distance: 1.28 Kilometres
Directions from Amherst Road to Poundland

Co-op

31 Albert Road, Chatham, Kent, ME4 5QA
Distance: 1.33 Kilometres
Directions from Amherst Road to Co-op

J Sainsbury Plc

Unit Bd, Pentagon Shopping Centre, Military Road, ME4 4HP
Distance: 1.38 Kilometres
Directions from Amherst Road to J Sainsbury Plc
Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Places of Worship

Attraction Name: Rochester Cathedral
Distance: 1.41 (km)
Directions from Amherst Road to Rochester Cathedral

Museums & Art Galleries

Attraction Name: Guildhall Museum
Distance: 1.63 (km)
Directions from Amherst Road to Guildhall Museum

Historic Properties

Attraction Name: Cobham Wood and Mausoleum
Distance: 5.39 (km)
Directions from Amherst Road to Cobham Wood and Mausoleum

Historic Properties

Attraction Name: Owletts - National Trust
Distance: 8.32 (km)
Directions from Amherst Road to Owletts - National Trust

Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Medway
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Gun Wharf
Dock Road
Chatham
Kent
ME4 4TR
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 01634 306 000
Ward: Rochester East Ward
Parish: Rochester East Ward
Ceremonial County: Kent
County Council:
Address:
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Rochester and Strood
The Member of Parliament is Kelly Tolhurst
Details for the MP Kelly Tolhurst on parliament.uk
Details for the MP Kelly Tolhurst on theyworkforyou.com
In the 2017 General Election Kelly Tolhurst won with a majority of 9850 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 82702
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01016113
Ons Area Name:Medway 017A
Average Age : 41.15
Population: 1486.00
Male Population: 737.00 (49.6%)
Female Population: 749.00 (50.4%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 16 (1.08%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force: Kent Police
Find a Local Neighbourhood Watch Scheme

Rochester East ward in Medway is an urban area with more than 4,500 households.

Visit Kent Police Website
Email Kent Police
Telephone: 101
Policing Links:
Medway Council