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Downs Road in Compton RG20 6RE

Downs Road is a Street in the Berkshire village of Compton with the postcode of RG20 6RE and measures approximately 556 metres long.

There are 40 other streets named Downs Road in Great Britain.

Downs Road is within the area of West Berkshire Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax and the local parish council is Compton.

Downs Road has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 26900617 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of Downs Road is roughly 112.73 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 117.30 and the lowest point being 107.00. A change of 10.30 metres.

Downs Road is located within the county of Berkshire which is in the South East (England) region of the UK. 48.69 miles West from the centre of London, 12.15 miles West from the centre of Reading, 16.51 miles South from the centre of Oxford and 18.36 miles North from the centre of Basingstoke.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Downs Road, RG20 6RE

Sunrise07:50
Sunset17:46

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RG20 6RE

Latest Weather Conditions for Downs Road, RG20 6RE

Observed at Weather Station:Benson 27 October 2020 at 12:00 (9.43 miles away)
Current Weather:Drizzle
Temperature and Humidity:11.7°C (94.9%)
Wind Direction and Speed:S (19 mph)
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Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Travelodge Newbury Chieveley M4
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5: Name:Premier Inn Newbury Town Centre South A339
Address:Pinchington Lane
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Downs Road above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
112.73107.00117.3010.30

Frequently asked Questions for Downs Road

What Council (Local Authority) is Downs Road in?

Downs Road is located within the local authority area of West Berkshire Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Downs Road in?

Downs Road is located within the area of Compton Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is Downs Road in?

Downs Road is located within the ward of Compton.

What County is Downs Road in?

Downs Road is located within the ceremonial county of Berkshire.

What Constituency is Downs Road in?

Downs Road is located within the constituency of Newbury.

What Part of the UK is Downs Road in?

Downs Road is located within the South East (England) region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Downs Road in?

Downs Road is located within the West Berkshire Council area.

What Police Force area is Downs Road in?

Downs Road is located within the Thames Valley Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for Downs Road

Downs Road, Newbury, Compton, RG20 6RE,

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Location Details

Downs Road
Map showing the location of Downs Road
Latitude51.514678
Longitude-1.236633
OS Easting (X):452964
OS Northing (Y):179857
OS Grid Reference:SU530799

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Downs Road

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00082265
ONS Area NameEstablished Farming Communities
Average Age38.63
Area Population1571.00
Male Population816.00 (52%)
Female Population755.00 (48%)
Benefit Claimants8 (1%)
LSOA Code:E01016286
LSOA Name:West Berkshire 001B
SOA Code:2b
SOA Name:Prospering countryside life
MSOA Code:E02003367
MSOA Name:West Berkshire 001
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Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Goring Gatehampton Rd Express
Gatehampton Rd, Goring, RG8 0ER
0345 610 6761
Distance: 4.49 Miles
Directions from Downs Road to Tesco Goring Gatehampton Rd Express
Tesco Cholsey Express
Ilges Ln, Cholsey, Wallingford, OX10 9ND
0345 026 9378
Distance: 5.52 Miles
Directions from Downs Road to Tesco Cholsey Express
Tesco Didcot Cockcroft Express
18-20 Cockcroft Rd, Didcot, OX11 8LL
0345 026 9333
Distance: 5.81 Miles
Directions from Downs Road to Tesco Didcot Cockcroft Express
Tesco Didcot Superstore
Wallingford Rd, North Moreton, Didcot, OX11 9BZ
0345 677 9220
Distance: 6.28 Miles
Directions from Downs Road to Tesco Didcot Superstore

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01635 - Newbury

 Broadband Information

Speed Average Speed Median Speed Maximum Speed Next-generation access (NGA) Number of Connections
Greater than 2 Mbps 6.1 7.4 8.1 N 12

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of West Berkshire Council
Visit the Council's Website
Council Offices, Market Street, Newbury, West Berkshire, RG14 5LD
Send email
Telephone Number: 01635 424 00
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of
The Member of Parliament is Laura Farris
Details for the MP Laura Farris on parliament.uk
Details for the MP Laura Farris on theyworkforyou.com
In the 2019 General Election Laura Farris won with a majority of 16,047 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 83,414
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Compton Ward
Parish: Compton Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Berkshire
County Council: West Berkshire Council

Nearest Car Parks

Goring Gap Car Park
Streatley Hill, Streatley, Berkshire
Streatley
RG8 9AF
Distance: 3.27 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 08448001895
Operated by: National Trust
Bury Lane - East Car Park
Bury Lane, Chilton, Berkshire
Chilton
RG20 7AZ
Distance: 4.12 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
Bury Lane - West Car Park
Bury Lane, Chilton, Berkshire
Chilton
RG20 7AZ
Distance: 4.14 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
Cholsey Station Car Park
Railway Approach, Cholsey, Oxfordshire
Cholsey
OX10 9QD
Distance: 5.10 km (click for directions)
Open 24 hours. Cash and card payment. Accessible spaces available. Discounts apply if paid by phone within 15 minutes of parking.
Operated by: Apcoa Parking (UK) Ltd
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Nearest Schools

Compton C.E. Primary School
Distance: 0.44 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 22/04/2013)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 188
Address: Compton C.E. Primary School, School Road, Compton, RG20 6QU
Head: Mrs Alison McDonald (Director of Primaries)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Downs Road to Compton C.E. Primary School
The Downs School
Distance: 0.73 Miles
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 09/07/2013)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 1215
Address: The Downs School, Manor Crescent, Compton, RG20 6AD
Head: Mr Chris Prosser (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Downs Road to The Downs School
Hampstead Norreys C.E. Primary School
Distance: 2.19 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 12/12/2019)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 84
Address: Hampstead Norreys C.E. Primary School, Newbury Hill, RG18 0TR
Head: Miss K House (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Downs Road to Hampstead Norreys C.E. Primary School
The Ilsleys Primary School
Distance: 2.4 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 05/10/2011)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 64
Address: The Ilsleys Primary School, Church Hill, RG20 7LP
Head: Miss Kate House (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Downs Road to The Ilsleys Primary School

Nearest Hospitals

Didcot Community Hospital
Address: Wantage Road, Didcot, OX11 0AG,
Independent Sector
Oxford Health NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01865 904423
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 6.28 (miles)
Directions from Downs Road to Didcot Community Hospital
Wallingford Community Hospital
Address: Reading Road, Wallingford, OX10 9DU,
Independent Sector
Oxford Health NHS Foundation Trust
Distance: 7.23 (miles)
Directions from Downs Road to Wallingford Community Hospital
West Berkshire Community Hospital
Address: London Road, Benham Hill, Thatcham, RG18 3AS,
NHS Sector
Berkshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01635 273300
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 7.85 (miles)
Directions from Downs Road to West Berkshire Community Hospital
Wantage Community Hospital
Address: Garston Lane, Wantage, OX12 7AS,
Independent Sector
Oxford Health NHS Foundation Trust
Distance: 9.37 (miles)
Directions from Downs Road to Wantage Community Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Downs Road

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Downs Road
4.18 Boathouse Dental Surgery High Street, Goring RG8 9AB
4.62 Hermitage Dental Centre Denison, Newbury RG18 9TP
6.20 Busby House Dental Practice 13 Hagbourne Road OX11 8DP
6.28 Didcot Hospital Wantage Road OX11 0AG
6.28 Rex Family Dental Health Centre 1 Vicarage Road OX11 8EL

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Downs Road

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near
0.68 Dr. Lowenthal The Downland Practice, High Street, Compton RG20 6NJ tel:01635 578813
3.91 Blewbury Surgery Village Hall, Westbrook Street, Blewbury OX11 9QQ
4.81 The Downland Practice East Lane, Chieveley RG20 8UY tel:01635 248251
6.22 Woodlands Medical Centre Woodlands Road OX11 0BB tel:01235 517760
6.36 Didcot Health Centre Practice Britwell Road OX11 7JH tel:01235 512288

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Downs Road

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near
4.31 Lloydspharmacy High Street, Goring-on-thames RG8 9AT tel:01491 872124
4.81 Downland Pharmacy East Lane, Chieveley RG20 8UY tel:01635 248485
5.50 Rowlands Pharmacy 1 The Pound, Cholsey OX10 9NS tel:01491 652392
6.22 Lloydspharmacy Woodlands Road OX11 0BB tel:01235 812242
6.28 Tesco Pharmacy Wallingford Road, North Moreton OX11 9BZ tel:01235 409447

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Downs Road

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Downs Road
6.32 Scrivens Opticians (didcot) 172a The Broadway OX11 8RZ
6.34 Boots Opticians (didcot) 130b The Broadway OX11 8RJ
6.39 Specsavers (didcot) 17 Orchard Street OX11 7LG
6.39 Boots Opticians (didcot) 40 The Orchard Centre OX11 7LG
6.80 Vision Express (pangbourne) 12 Whitchurch Road, Pangbourne RG8 7BP

Nearest Libraries

Goring Library
Station Road, Goring, RG89HA
Telephone: 01491 873028
Distance: 4.31 Miles
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Directions from Downs Road to Goring Library
Didcot Library
197 Broadway, Didcot, OX118RU
Telephone: 01235 813103
Distance: 6.33 Miles
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Directions from Downs Road to Didcot Library
Pangbourne Library
Reading Road, Reading, RG87LY
Telephone:
Distance: 6.86 Miles
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Directions from Downs Road to Pangbourne Library
Woodcote Library
Reading Road, Woodcote, Reading, RG80QY
Telephone: 01491 682323
Distance: 7.38 Miles
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Directions from Downs Road to Woodcote Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Goring & Streatley Station is 4.48 miles away.

Address: Goring & Streatley station, Gatehampton Road, Goring-on-Thames, Oxfordshire, RG8 0EP

Goring & Streatley is situated on the Great Western Main Line and is managed by Great Western Railway.

Goring & Streatley Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Downs Road to Goring & Streatley Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Appleford00:27:00
Burnham (Buckinghamshire)00:42:00
Cholsey00:05:00
Culham00:24:30
Didcot Parkway00:14:00
Ealing Broadway01:05:00
Hayes & Harlington00:56:00
Langley (Berks)00:50:30
London Paddington01:13:00
Maidenhead00:37:00
Oxford00:30:00
Pangbourne00:04:00
Radley00:25:30
Reading00:20:30
Slough00:46:00
Southall00:59:00
Taplow00:39:00
Tilehurst00:08:00
Twyford00:29:00
West Drayton00:52:00

Cholsey Station is 5.11 miles away.

Address: Cholsey station, Railway Approach, Cholsey, Oxfordshire, OX10 9QD

Cholsey is situated on the Great Western Main Line and is managed by Great Western Railway.

Cholsey Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Downs Road to Cholsey Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Didcot Parkway00:09:00
Ealing Broadway01:09:30
Goring & Streatley00:05:00
Hayes & Harlington01:01:00
London Paddington01:18:00
Maidenhead00:42:00
Pangbourne00:09:00
Reading00:26:00
Slough00:51:00
Southall01:04:00
Tilehurst00:13:00
Twyford00:34:00
West Drayton00:57:00

Pangbourne Station is 6.60 miles away.

Address: Pangbourne station, Shooters Hill, Pangbourne, Berkshire, RG8 7DY

Pangbourne is situated on the Great Western Main Line and is managed by Great Western Railway.

Pangbourne Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Downs Road to Pangbourne Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Cholsey00:09:00
Didcot Parkway00:18:00
Ealing Broadway01:01:00
Goring & Streatley00:05:00
Hayes & Harlington00:52:00
London Paddington01:09:00
Maidenhead00:33:00
Reading00:17:00
Slough00:41:00
Southall00:55:00
Tilehurst00:04:00
Twyford00:25:00
West Drayton00:48:00

Didcot Parkway Station is 6.66 miles away.

Address: Didcot Parkway station, Station Road, Didcot, Oxfordshire, OX11 7NR

Didcot Parkway is situated on the Great Western Main Line|Cherwell Valley Line and is managed by Great Western Railway.

Didcot Parkway Station is staffed on a full time basis.

Directions from Downs Road to Didcot Parkway Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Appleford00:04:00
Banbury00:45:00
Bath Spa00:44:00
Bridgend01:37:30
Bridgwater01:55:00
Bristol Parkway00:42:00
Bristol Temple Meads00:59:00
Burnham (Buckinghamshire)00:52:00
Cardiff Central01:17:30
Charlbury00:33:00
Cheltenham Spa01:21:00
Chippenham00:30:00
Cholsey00:05:00
Colwall02:06:00
Culham00:07:00
Ealing Broadway01:15:00
Evesham01:07:00
Exeter St David's02:07:00
Gloucester01:12:00
Goring & Streatley00:10:00
Great Malvern01:55:00
Hanborough00:26:00
Hayes & Harlington01:06:00
Hereford02:31:00
Heyford00:31:30
Highbridge & Burnham01:47:00
Honeybourne01:01:00
Kemble00:32:00
Kingham00:42:00
Kings Sutton00:41:00
Ledbury02:14:00
London Paddington00:59:00
Maidenhead00:46:30
Malvern Link01:48:00
Moreton-in-Marsh00:50:00
Nailsea & Backwell01:15:00
Neath01:59:00
Newport (South Wales)01:05:00
Oxford00:16:00
Pangbourne00:14:00
Pershore01:14:00
Port Talbot Parkway01:51:30
Radley00:09:00
Reading00:21:00
Slough00:51:00
Southall01:09:00
Stonehouse00:52:00
Stroud (Gloucs)00:48:00
Swansea02:11:00
Swindon (Wilts)00:18:00
Tackley00:27:00
Taunton01:48:00
Tilehurst00:18:00
Twyford00:39:00
West Drayton01:03:00
Weston-super-Mare01:35:00
Worcester Foregate Street01:38:00
Worcester Shrub Hill01:32:30
Worcestershire Parkway01:21:00
Worle01:27:00
Yatton01:21:00

Nearest Airports

London Oxford Airport is 22.22 miles away Directions from Downs Road to London Oxford Airport
London Heathrow Airport is 33.83 miles away Directions from Downs Road to London Heathrow Airport
Southampton Airport is 39.37 miles away Directions from Downs Road to Southampton Airport
London Luton Airport is 44.62 miles away Directions from Downs Road to London Luton Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Shepperton Ferry Landing is 34.78 miles away

Directions from Downs Road to Shepperton Ferry Landing

Weybridge Ferry Landing is 34.82 miles away

Directions from Downs Road to Weybridge Ferry Landing

Moulsey - Hurst Park Ferry Landing is 38.27 miles away

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Hampton Ferry Landing is 38.31 miles away

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Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Downs Road is approximately 2.31 miles from the A34

Junction: M4 J13/A34(T) - 5.32 Miles Away

Directions from Downs Road to M4 J13/A34(T)

Junction: M4 J12/A4 - 9.02 Miles Away

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Junction: M4 J14/A338 - 11.41 Miles Away

Directions from Downs Road to M4 J14/A338

Junction: M4 J11/A33/B3270 - 13.4 Miles Away

Directions from Downs Road to M4 J11/A33/B3270

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Basildon Park
Historic Properties
Distance: 5.06 (miles)
Directions from Downs Road to Basildon Park
Attraction Name: Didcot Railway Centre
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 6.66 (miles)
Directions from Downs Road to Didcot Railway Centre
Attraction Name: Wallingford Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 7.58 (miles)
Directions from Downs Road to Wallingford Museum
Attraction Name: The Nature Discovery Centre
Wildlife
Distance: 8.08 (miles)
Directions from Downs Road to The Nature Discovery Centre
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