Blocka Road near St Olaves

Blocka Road is a Street near the Norfolk village of St Olaves and measures approximately 2,700 metres long.

Blocka Road crosses the following postcode sectors:

There is only one street named Blocka Road making it unique in Great Britain.

Blocka Road is within the area of Waveney District Council Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax and the local parish council is Somerleyton, Ashby and Herringfleet.

The average elevation of Blocka Road is roughly 14.42 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 19.50 and the lowest point being 4.50. A change of 15.00 metres.

Blocka Road is located within the county of Norfolk which is in the East of England region of the UK. 103.74 miles North East from the centre of London, 16.38 miles East from the centre of Norwich, 39.27 miles North East from the centre of Ipswich and 68.73 miles East from the centre of Cambridge.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Blocka Road

Sunrise04:49
Sunset21:07

Latest Weather Conditions for Blocka Road

Observed at Weather Station:Weybourne 16 July 2020 at 12:00 (36.04 miles away)
Current Weather:Cloudy
Temperature and Humidity:17.7°C (73.2%)
Wind Direction and Speed:NW (11 mph)

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Budget Hotels near Blocka Road St Olaves

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Travelodge Great Yarmouth
Address:Beacon Park, Sidegate Rd, Gorleston-on-Sea, Great Yarmouth, NR31 7RA
Telephone:0871 984 6366 Learn More
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2: Name:Travelodge Lowestoft
Address:Leisure Way, Lowestoft, NR32 4TZ
Telephone:0871 984 6408 Learn More
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Address:249 Yarmouth Road
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4: Name:Premier Inn Great Yarmouth Seafront
Address:South Beach Parade
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5: Name:Premier Inn Great Yarmouth West A47
Address:North River Road
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Blocka Road above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
14.424.5019.5015.00

Frequently asked Questions for Blocka Road

What Council (Local Authority) is Blocka Road in?

Blocka Road is located within the local authority area of Waveney District Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Blocka Road in?

Blocka Road is located within the area of Somerleyton, Ashby and Herringfleet Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is Blocka Road in?

Blocka Road is located within the ward of Lothingland.

What County is Blocka Road in?

Blocka Road is located within the ceremonial county of Norfolk.

What Constituency is Blocka Road in?

Blocka Road is located within the constituency of Waveney.

What Region of the UK is Blocka Road in?

Blocka Road is located within the East of England region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Blocka Road in?

Blocka Road is located within the Suffolk Council area.

What Police Force area is Blocka Road in?

Blocka Road is located within the Norfolk Police area.

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Location Details

Blocka Road
Map showing the location of Blocka Road
Latitude52.535585
Longitude1.652284
OS Easting (X):647660
OS Northing (Y):299389
OS Grid Reference:TM477994

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Blocka Road

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  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00154346
ONS Area NameRural White-Collar Workers
Average Age41.26
Area Population1436.00
Male Population930.00 (65%)
Female Population506.00 (35%)
Benefit Claimants6 (0%)
LSOA Code:E01030260
LSOA Name:Waveney 001E
SOA Code:2a
SOA Name:Ageing rural neighbourhoods
MSOA Code:E02006302
MSOA Name:Waveney 001

Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Belton Express
8 Bell Ln, Belton, Great Yarmouth, NR31 9LD
0345 026 9219
Distance: 2.33 Miles
Directions from Blocka Road to Tesco Belton Express
Tesco Bradwell Express
20-26 Beccles Rd, Bradwell, Great Yarmouth, NR31 8DF
0345 675 7044
Distance: 3.93 Miles
Directions from Blocka Road to Tesco Bradwell Express
Tesco Lowestoft Leisure Way Superstore
Leisure Way, Lowestoft, NR32 4TZ
0345 677 9440
Distance: 4.13 Miles
Directions from Blocka Road to Tesco Lowestoft Leisure Way Superstore
Iceland Gorleston
138d High Street, Gorleston On Sea, Great Yarmouth, NR31 6QX
01493441088
Distance: 4.31 Miles
Directions from Blocka Road to Iceland Gorleston

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01493 - Great Yarmouth
Area Code: 01502 - Lowestoft

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Waveney District Council
Visit the Council's Website
Town Hall, High Street, Lowestoft, Suffolk, NR32 1HS
Send email
Telephone Number: 01502 562 111
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of
The Member of Parliament is Peter Aldous
Details for the MP Peter Aldous on parliament.uk
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In the 2019 General Election Peter Aldous won with a majority of 18,002 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 82,791
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Lothingland Ward
Parish: Somerleyton, Ashby and Herringfleet Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Norfolk
County Council: Suffolk Council

Nearest Car Parks

Haddiscoe Station Car Park
Station Road, Haddiscoe, Norfolk
Haddiscoe
NR31 9JA
Distance: 1.33 km (click for directions)
There is no charge for railway users to park their car in this car park
Telephone: 08456007245
Operated by: Greater Anglia
Somerleyton Station Car Park
Station Road, Somerleyton, Suffolk
Somerleyton
NR32 5QN
Distance: 1.72 km (click for directions)
There is no charge for railway users to park their car in this car park. 6 cycle storage spaces available.
Telephone: 08456007245
Operated by: Greater Anglia
Edinburgh Avenue Car Park
Edinburgh Avenue, Gorleston, Norfolk
Gorleston
NR31 7HA
Distance: 3.18 km (click for directions)
Children's play area.
Telephone: 01493742200
Operated by: Great Yarmouth Borough Council
Marine Parade Car Park
Marine Parade, Gorleston, Norfolk
Gorleston
NR31 6EZ
Distance: 3.69 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01493846358
Operated by: Great Yarmouth Borough Council

Nearest Schools

Somerleyton Primary School
Distance: 1.25 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 11/11/2014)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 58
Address: Somerleyton Primary School, The Green, Somerleyton, NR32 5PT
Head: Mrs Louise Spall ()
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Blocka Road to Somerleyton Primary School
Horatio House Independent School
Distance: 2.11 Miles
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected )
Number of Pupils: 41
Address: Horatio House Independent School, Lound Campus, Church Lane, NR32 5LL
Head: Mrs Alice Redfearn ()
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Blocka Road to Horatio House Independent School
Moorlands CofE Primary Academy
Distance: 2.21 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 15/01/2019)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 327
Address: Moorlands CofE Primary Academy, Moorland Way, Belton, NR31 9PA
Head: Mr Kevin Lee ()
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Blocka Road to Moorlands CofE Primary Academy
Blundeston Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School
Distance: 2.53 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 14/04/2016)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 202
Address: Blundeston Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School, Church Road, Blundeston, NR32 5AX
Head: Miss Helen Laflin (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Blocka Road to Blundeston Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School

Nearest Hospitals

James Paget University Hospital
Address: Lowestoft Road, Gorleston, Great Yarmouth, NR31 6LA,
NHS Sector
James Paget University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01493 452452
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 3.3 (miles)
Directions from Blocka Road to James Paget University Hospital
1b St Catherines Way, Gorleston
Address: Stepping Out, 1B St Catherines Way, Gorleston on Sea, NR31 7QB,
NHS Sector
Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01493 444465
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 3.75 (miles)
Directions from Blocka Road to 1b St Catherines Way, Gorleston
Airey Close, Lowestoft
Address: Lothingland, Oulton, NR32 3JQ,
NHS Sector
Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01502 535000
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 3.84 (miles)
Directions from Blocka Road to Airey Close, Lowestoft
Carlton Court
Address: Carlton Court Hospital, St. Peters Road, Carlton Colville, NR33 8AG,
NHS Sector
Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01502 527474
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 5.99 (miles)
Directions from Blocka Road to Carlton Court

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Blocka Road

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Blocka Road
3.05 Dental Surgery 1 Station Road, Hopton NR31 9BE
3.30 James Paget University Nhs Trust Lowestoft Road, Gorleston NR31 6LA
3.40 2 Church Lane Bradwell NR31 8QW
3.55 The Old Medical Centre Beccles Road, Bradwell NR31 8HB
3.86 Dunedin Dental 1 Siskin Close, Bradwell NR31 8JZ

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Blocka Road

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near
3.05 Hopton Medical Centre Station Road, Hopton NR31 9BE
3.35 Falkland Surgery Falkland Way, Bradwell NR31 8RW
3.86 Gorleston Medical Centre Magdalen Way, Gorleston NR31 7BP
3.91 The Millwood Partnership Millwood Surgery, Mill Lane, Bradwell NR31 8HS tel:01493 661549
3.96 Dr Ireland & Partners Reedham Surgery, 24 The Hills, Reedham NR13 3AR

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Blocka Road

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near
2.12 Jhoots Pharmacy 19-21 Station Road North, Belton NR31 9NF tel:01493 222299
3.37 Hopton Pharmacy 1 Warren Road, Hopton On Sea NR31 9BN tel:01502 733876
3.40 Bradwell Pharmacy 2 Church Lane, Bradwell NR31 8QW tel:01493 602401
3.71 Well Gorleston - Magdalen Way Magdalen Way, Gorleston-on-sea NR31 7AA tel:01493 661118
3.71 Magdalen 77 Magdalen Way, Gorleston-on-sea NR31 7AA tel:01493 655020

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Blocka Road

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Blocka Road
4.02 D Kneale Opticians 136 Bells Road, Gorleston NR31 6AG
4.14 Norwich 2 Domiciliary Specsavers Limited 48 The Street, Corton NR32 5HT
4.24 Gorleston Specsavers Ltd 4 Lowestoft Road, Gorleston NR31 6LY
4.32 T W A Schoenherr 35 Baker Street, Gorleston NR31 6QT
4.35 Crown Eyewear (gorleston) 117 High Street, Gorleston NR31 6RE

Nearest Libraries

Gorleston Library
Lowestoft Road, Great Yarmouth, NR316SG
Telephone: 01493 662 156
Distance: 4.26 Miles
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Directions from Blocka Road to Gorleston Library
Oulton Broad Library
Council Offices, 92 Bridge Road, Oulton Broad, NR323LR
Telephone: 01502 405522
Distance: 4.85 Miles
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Directions from Blocka Road to Oulton Broad Library
Great Yarmouth Library
Tolhouse Street, Great Yarmouth, NR302SH
Telephone: 01493 844 551
Distance: 5.7 Miles
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Directions from Blocka Road to Great Yarmouth Library
Lowestoft Library Learning Centre
Clapham Road South, Lowestoft, NR321DR
Telephone: 01502 405342
Distance: 5.79 Miles
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Directions from Blocka Road to Lowestoft Library Learning Centre

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Haddiscoe Station is 1.34 miles away.

Address: Haddiscoe station, Station Road, Haddiscoe, Norfolk, NR31 9JA

Haddiscoe is situated on the The Wherry Lines and is managed by Greater Anglia.

Haddiscoe Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Blocka Road to Haddiscoe Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Brundall00:20:00
Cantley00:13:00
Lowestoft00:17:00
Norwich00:30:00
Oulton Broad North00:11:00
Reedham (Norfolk)00:09:00
Somerleyton00:04:00

Somerleyton Station is 1.75 miles away.

Address: Somerleyton station, Station Road, Somerleyton, Norfolk, NR32 5QN

Somerleyton is situated on the The Wherry Lines and is managed by Greater Anglia.

Somerleyton Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Blocka Road to Somerleyton Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Brundall00:24:00
Cantley00:17:00
Haddiscoe00:04:00
Lowestoft00:13:00
Norwich00:34:00
Oulton Broad North00:07:00
Reedham (Norfolk)00:13:00

Berney Arms Station is 3.86 miles away.

Address: Berney Arms station, [no road access], Norfolk, , NR30 1SB

Berney Arms is situated on the The Wherry Lines and is managed by Greater Anglia.

Berney Arms Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Blocka Road to Berney Arms Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Brundall00:18:00
Brundall Gardens00:21:00
Buckenham00:15:00
Cantley00:11:00
Great Yarmouth00:09:30
Norwich00:29:00
Reedham (Norfolk)00:07:00

Reedham (Norfolk) Station is 4.38 miles away.

Address: Reedham station, Station Drive, Reedham, Norfolk, NR13 3JF

Reedham (Norfolk) is situated on the The Wherry Lines and is managed by Greater Anglia.

Reedham (Norfolk) Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Blocka Road to Reedham (Norfolk) Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Brundall00:11:00
Cantley00:04:00
Haddiscoe00:09:00
Lowestoft00:25:00
Norwich00:21:00
Oulton Broad North00:19:00
Somerleyton00:13:00

Nearest Airports

Norwich International Airport is 18.23 miles away Directions from Blocka Road to Norwich International Airport
Cambridge Airport is 66.32 miles away Directions from Blocka Road to Cambridge Airport
London Stansted Airport is 73.88 miles away Directions from Blocka Road to London Stansted Airport
London Southend Airport is 78.03 miles away Directions from Blocka Road to London Southend Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Reedham Ferry South is 4.53 miles away

Directions from Blocka Road to Reedham Ferry South

Reedham Ferry North is 4.56 miles away

Directions from Blocka Road to Reedham Ferry North

Southwold Ferry Landing is 15.14 miles away

Directions from Blocka Road to Southwold Ferry Landing

Walberswick Ferry Landing is 15.2 miles away

Directions from Blocka Road to Walberswick Ferry Landing

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Blocka Road is approximately 3.59 miles from the A12

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Redwings Caldecott Visitor Centre
Farms
Distance: 0.88 (miles)
Directions from Blocka Road to Redwings Caldecott Visitor Centre
Attraction Name: Lowestoft Museum in Broad House
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 4.86 (miles)
Directions from Blocka Road to Lowestoft Museum in Broad House
Attraction Name: Merrivale Model Village
Other
Distance: 5.6 (miles)
Directions from Blocka Road to Merrivale Model Village
Attraction Name: Great Yarmouth Row Houses
Historic Properties
Distance: 5.66 (miles)
Directions from Blocka Road to Great Yarmouth Row Houses