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The Crescent in Minster

The Crescent is a Street in the Kent town of Minster and measures approximately 214 metres long.

There are 578 other streets named The Crescent in Great Britain.

The Crescent is within the area of Swale District (B) Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax and the local parish council is Minster-on-Sea.

The Crescent has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 39000569 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of The Crescent is roughly 2.39 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 2.80 and the lowest point being 2.00. A change of 0.80 metres.

The Crescent is located within the county of Kent which is in the South East (England) region of the UK. 39.29 miles East from the centre of London, 16.2 miles North East from the centre of Maidstone, 16.38 miles North West from the centre of Canterbury and 24.99 miles South East from the centre of Chelmsford.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for The Crescent

Sunrise07:27
Sunset17:54

Latest Weather Conditions for The Crescent

Observed at Weather Station:Shoeburyness 18 October 2021 at 23:00 (8.47 miles away)
Current Weather:Overcast
Temperature and Humidity:15.9°C (96.2%)
Wind Direction and Speed:SW (10 mph)
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Budget Hotels near The Crescent Minster

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Premier Inn Sittingbourne Kent
Address:Bobbing Corner
Telephone: Learn More
6.85
2: Name:Premier Inn Southend-On-Sea - Thorpe Bay
Address:213 Eastern Esplanada
Telephone: Learn More
7.09
3: Name:Premier Inn Southend on Sea - Eastern Esplanade
Address:Eastern Esplanade
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7.23
4: Name:Travelodge Southend on Sea
Address:33 Chichester Rd, Southend-on-Sea, SS1 2JY
Telephone:0871 984 6247 Learn More
8.14
5: Name:Premier Inn Rainham Kent
Address:High Street
Telephone: Learn More
9.56
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of The Crescent above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
2.392.002.800.80

Frequently asked Questions for The Crescent

What Council (Local Authority) is The Crescent in?

The Crescent is located within the local authority area of Swale Borough Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is The Crescent in?

The Crescent is located within the area of Minster-on-Sea Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is The Crescent in?

The Crescent is located within the ward of Minster Cliffs.

What County is The Crescent in?

The Crescent is located within the ceremonial county of Kent.

What Constituency is The Crescent in?

The Crescent is located within the constituency of Sittingbourne and Sheppey.

What Part of the UK is The Crescent in?

The Crescent is located within the South East (England) region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is The Crescent in?

The Crescent is located within the Kent Council area.

What Police Force area is The Crescent in?

The Crescent is located within the Kent Police area.

Roads that have a Junction with The Crescent

Road NameJunction Type
Marsh Viewjunction
Niwrim Wayjunction

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Location Details

The Crescent
Map showing the location of The Crescent
Latitude51.433236
Longitude0.796135
OS Easting (X):594335
OS Northing (Y):174234
OS Grid Reference:TQ943742

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for The Crescent

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00124791
ONS Area NameRural Life
Average Age47.87
Area Population1441.00
Male Population689.00 (48%)
Female Population752.00 (52%)
Benefit Claimants17 (1%)
LSOA Code:E01024587
LSOA Name:Swale 003B
SOA Code:8b
SOA Name:Ageing suburbanites
MSOA Code:E02005117
MSOA Name:Swale 003

Nearest Supermarkets

Iceland Sheerness
Unit 3, 90/102 High Street, Sheerness, ME12 1UB
01795664648
Distance: 1.47 Miles
Directions from The Crescent to Iceland Sheerness
Tesco Sheerness Superstore
Bridge Rd, Sheerness, ME12 1RH
0345 677 9619
Distance: 1.7 Miles
Directions from The Crescent to Tesco Sheerness Superstore
Iceland Queenborough
UnitR2 Neats Court Ret Pk, Queenborough, Isle of Sheppey, ME11 5JS
01795394304
Distance: 2.27 Miles
Directions from The Crescent to Iceland Queenborough
Morrisons Isle Of Sheppey
Neats Court, Isle of Sheppey ME11 5JS
01795 334210
Distance: 2.66 Miles
Directions from The Crescent to Morrisons Isle Of Sheppey

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01795 - Sittingbourne
Area Code: 01702 - Southend-on-Sea

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Swale Borough Council
Visit the Council's Website
Swale House, East Street, Sittingbourne, Kent, ME10 3HT
Send email
Telephone Number: 01795 417 850
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Sittingbourne and Sheppey
The Member of Parliament is Gordon Henderson
Details for the MP Gordon Henderson on parliament.uk
Details for the MP Gordon Henderson on theyworkforyou.com
In the 2019 General Election Gordon Henderson won with a majority of 24,479 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 83,917
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Minster Cliffs Ward
Parish: Minster-on-Sea Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Kent

Nearest Car Parks

Shingle Bank Car Park
Marine Parade, Minster, Kent
Minster
ME12 2TE
Distance: 0.21 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01795417850
Operated by: Swale Borough Council
Little Oyster Car Park
Seaside Avenue, Minster, Kent
Minster
ME12 2NJ
Distance: 0.54 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01795417850
Operated by: Swale Borough Council
Ship on Shore Car Park
Marine Parade, Sheerness, Kent
Sheerness
ME12 2BX
Distance: 0.71 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01795417850
Operated by: Swale Borough Council
Seathorpe Avenue Car Park
Seathorpe Avenue, Minster, Kent
Minster
ME12 2LU
Distance: 0.71 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01795417850
Operated by: Swale Borough Council

Nearest Schools

Elliott Park School
Distance: 0.63 Miles
Number of Pupils: 63
Address: Elliott Park School, 18-20 Marina Drive, Minster-on-Sea, ME12 2DP
Head: Mrs Colleen Hiller (Headteacher)
Directions from The Crescent to Elliott Park School
Minster in Sheppey Primary School
Distance: 0.91 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 09/01/2013)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 536
Address: Minster in Sheppey Primary School, Brecon Chase, Minster, ME12 2HX
Head: Mrs Michelle Jeffery (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Crescent to Minster in Sheppey Primary School
Richmond Academy
Distance: 0.97 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected 04/03/2019)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 394
Address: Richmond Academy, Unity Street, ME12 2ET
Head: Helen Evemy ()
Directions from The Crescent to Richmond Academy
Halfway Houses Primary School
Distance: 0.99 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 21/05/2015)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 546
Address: Halfway Houses Primary School, Danley Road, ME12 3AP
Head: Mr Ryan Driver (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Crescent to Halfway Houses Primary School

Nearest Hospitals

Sheppey Community Hospital
Address: Plover Road, Minster On Sea, Sheerness, ME12 3LT,
NHS Sector
Kent Community Health NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01795 879100
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 1.24 (miles)
Directions from The Crescent to Sheppey Community Hospital
Dmc Community Dermatology Service - Swale CCG (Sheppey Community Hospital)
Address: Sheppey Community Hospital, Plover Road, Minster-on-Sea, Sheerness, ME12 3LT,
NHS Sector
Dmc Community Outpatient Services
Telephone: 2076351012
Distance: 1.24 (miles)
Directions from The Crescent to Dmc Community Dermatology Service - Swale CCG (Sheppey Community Hospital)
Sittingbourne Memorial Hospital
Address: Bell Road, Sittingbourne, ME10 4DT,
NHS Sector
Kent Community Health NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01795 418300
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 7.28 (miles)
Directions from The Crescent to Sittingbourne Memorial Hospital
Spire Wellesley Hospital
Address: Eastern Avenue, Southend-on-Sea, SS2 4XH,
Independent Sector
Spire Healthcare
Telephone: 01702 462944
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 8.88 (miles)
Directions from The Crescent to Spire Wellesley Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near The Crescent

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in The Crescent
0.89 Dental Surgery 6 The Broadway, Minster On Sea ME12 2RN
1.36 Dr G Biant And Dr Anish Patel Dental Surgery, 218 High Street ME12 1UN
1.50 Colosseum Dental (sheerness) 19 Broadway ME12 1AB
1.59 Dental Surgery 50a High Street ME12 1NL
2.41 Queenborough Dental Clinic 1 Railway Terrace ME11 5AY

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near The Crescent

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near The Crescent
0.85 Shiva Medical Centre Broadway Minster, Sheppey Shiva Medical Centre, Broadway, Minster ME12 2RL tel:01795 876016
1.24 Minster Medical Centre Sheppy Community Hospital, Plover Road, Minster On Sea ME12 3LT tel:01795 877714
1.24 Sheppey Nhs Healthcare Centre Sheppy Community Hospital, Plover Road, Minster On Sea ME12 3LT tel:01795 879199
1.24 Minster Medical Centre Plover Road, Minster On Sea ME12 3LT
1.29 Dr S Chandran Practice Sheerness Health Centre, 250-262 High Street ME12 1UP tel:01795 585001

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near The Crescent

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near The Crescent
0.90 Minster Pharmacy 13-15 Trafalgar Parade, The Broadway, Minster On Sea ME12 2RW tel:01795 875531
1.24 Sheppey Hospital Pharmacy Plover Road, Minster On Sea ME12 3LT tel:01795 875541
1.42 Fenns Chemist 38 Broadway ME12 1TP tel:01795 664601
1.47 Delmergate Limited 57 St. Georges Avenue ME12 1QU tel:01795 665246
1.51 Mistrys Chemists Wood Street ME12 1UA tel:01795 662683

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near The Crescent

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near The Crescent
1.20 Jacksons Opticians 3 Southdown Road, Minster On Sea ME12 3BE
1.50 John Frewin Opticians - Sheerness 7 Broadway ME12 1AB
1.50 Snk Eyecare Ltd (sheerness) 7 Broadway ME12 1AB
1.53 W & K Pope (sheerness) 83 High Street ME12 1TX
1.56 Sheerness Specsavers Limited 67-69 High Street ME12 1NS

Nearest Libraries

Minster-in-Sheppey Library
Worcester Close, Minster-In-Sheppey, Sheerness, ME123NP
Telephone: 01795 872363
Distance: 0.97 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from The Crescent to Minster-in-Sheppey Library
Sheerness Library
Sheerness Gateway, 38 High Street , Sheerness, ME121NL
Telephone: 01795 662618
Distance: 1.59 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from The Crescent to Sheerness Library
Queenborough Library
Railway Terrace, Queenborough, Sheppey, ME115AY
Telephone: 01795 663 695
Distance: 2.41 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from The Crescent to Queenborough Library
Grain Library
The Chapel, Chapel Road, Rochester, ME30BZ
Telephone: 01634 338727
Distance: 3.84 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from The Crescent to Grain Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Sheerness-on-Sea Station is 1.71 miles away.

Address: Sheerness-on-Sea station, Bridge Road, Sheerness-on-Sea, Kent, ME12 1RJ

Sheerness-on-Sea is situated on the Sheerness Line and is managed by Southeastern.

Sheerness-on-Sea Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from The Crescent to Sheerness-on-Sea Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Kemsley00:12:30
Queenborough00:05:00
Sittingbourne00:17:30
Swale00:09:00

Queenborough Station is 2.34 miles away.

Address: Queenborough station, Main Road, Queenborough, Kent, ME11 5DB

Queenborough is situated on the Sheerness Line and is managed by Southeastern.

Queenborough Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from The Crescent to Queenborough Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Kemsley00:08:00
Sheerness-on-Sea00:05:00
Sittingbourne00:13:00
Swale00:04:00

Swale Station is 3.70 miles away.

Address: Swale station, Sheppey Way, near Sittingbourne, Kent, ME9 8SS

Swale is situated on the Sheerness Line and is managed by Southeastern.

Swale Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from The Crescent to Swale Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Kemsley00:04:00
Queenborough00:05:00
Sheerness-on-Sea00:10:00
Sittingbourne00:09:00

Kemsley Station is 5.55 miles away.

Address: Kemsley station, Sheerness Road, Kemsley, Kent, ME10 2ST

Kemsley is situated on the Sheerness Line and is managed by Southeastern.

Kemsley Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from The Crescent to Kemsley Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Queenborough00:09:00
Sheerness-on-Sea00:14:30
Sittingbourne00:05:30
Swale00:04:00

Nearest Airports

London Southend Airport is 10.2 miles away Directions from The Crescent to London Southend Airport
Kent International Airport is 24.96 miles away Directions from The Crescent to Kent International Airport
London City Airport is 32.5 miles away Directions from The Crescent to London City Airport
Lydd London Ashford Airport is 33.61 miles away Directions from The Crescent to Lydd London Ashford Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Wallasea Island Ferry Landing is 13.12 miles away

Directions from The Crescent to Wallasea Island Ferry Landing

Burnham on Crouch Ferry Landing is 13.24 miles away

Directions from The Crescent to Burnham on Crouch Ferry Landing

Gravesend Pier is 18.45 miles away

Directions from The Crescent to Gravesend Pier

Tilbury Ferry Terminal is 18.56 miles away

Directions from The Crescent to Tilbury Ferry Terminal

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Junction: M2 J5/A249(T)/A249 - 9.18 Miles Away

Directions from The Crescent to M2 J5/A249(T)/A249

Junction: M2 J6/A251 - 9.99 Miles Away

Directions from The Crescent to M2 J6/A251

Junction: M2 J7/A2(T)/A2/A299 - 10.67 Miles Away

Directions from The Crescent to M2 J7/A2(T)/A2/A299

Junction: M2 J4/A278 - 11.33 Miles Away

Directions from The Crescent to M2 J4/A278

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Minster Gatehouse
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 1 (miles)
Directions from The Crescent to Minster Gatehouse
Attraction Name: Sittingbourne's Steam Railway
Railways
Distance: 6.66 (miles)
Directions from The Crescent to Sittingbourne's Steam Railway
Attraction Name: Oare Marshes
Wildlife
Distance: 7.45 (miles)
Directions from The Crescent to Oare Marshes
Attraction Name: South Swale Nature Reserve
Wildlife
Distance: 7.45 (miles)
Directions from The Crescent to South Swale Nature Reserve