Westwood, Kent

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Westwood
View along unnamed road in direction of Nash Road - geograph.org.uk - 1690622.jpg
View along unnamed road in direction of Nash Road
Westwood is located in Kent
Westwood
Westwood
Location within Kent
OS grid referenceTR357685
Civil parish
District
Shire county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townMARGATE
Postcode districtCT9
Dialling code01843
PoliceKent
FireKent
AmbulanceSouth East Coast
EU ParliamentSouth East England
List of places
UK
England
Kent
51°21′43″N 1°23′42″E / 51.362°N 1.395°E / 51.362; 1.395Coordinates: 51°21′43″N 1°23′42″E / 51.362°N 1.395°E / 51.362; 1.395

Westwood is a village and retail estate in the civil parish of Broadstairs and St Peter's, in the Thanet district of Kent, England, and 1.9 miles (3.1 km) south of Margate,.

Economy[edit]

It is the location of the out of town shopping centre Westwood Cross. It is also the site of East Kent Retail Park (Matalan, Staples, Harveys Furniture, and Pets at Home) and Westwood Gateway Retail Park (Argos, Paul Simon, Homebase, Maplin Electronics and Sports World). Both sites are owned by Hammerson.[1]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 7 April 2010. Retrieved 24 April 2010.CS1 maint: Archived copy as title (link)