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The Gravesend 01474 Area Code (Gravesend Dialling Code)

The 01474 area code is a 4 digit geographical dialling code (excluding the zero) used in telecommunications for the Gravesend area.

The local telephone numbers within the 01474 are 6 digits long.

The correct format in which to write a telephone number from the Gravesend area code is (01474) xxxxxx.

Where is the 01474 Area Code?

The Gravesend 01474 dialling code is situated in the county of Kent in the South East Region of the UK.

When do I need to use the 01474 Gravesend dialling code?

You will need to use a dialling code if you are calling from a mobile phone or a landline outside of the 01474 Gravesend dialling code area. If you are calling a local number within the same area code with a landline telephone you do not need to use the 01474 dialling code.

Phoning the 01474 Dialling Code from Outside of the UK

If you are calling from outside of the UK. You will need to add the code for dialling internationally. This varies country to country, followed by the UK country code (44) followed by the area code without the initial zero (1474).

RegionInternational PrefixCountry CodeArea Code
United States and Canada011441474
Europe00441474
Australia0011441474

Origins of the 01474 Gravesend Area Code

Before the 16th April 1995 known as PhONEday which changed telephone area codes by inserting a 1 at the beginning. The area code was 0474.

the historic mnemonic code for the 01474 area was GR4. The first two characters are taken from the letters G and R in GRavesend. On an old rotary dial telephone this was entered by dialling the numbers 4, 7 and 4.

picture showing an old rotary dial for the 01474 Gravesend area code
An old rotary dial for the 01474 Gravesend area code.

Map of the 01474 Gravesend dialling Code Area

The shaded area on the map represent the estimated extent of the 01474 Gravesend phone area code.

The blue icons on the map represent the locations of telephone exchanges serving the 01474 area. Click on an icon for more details

Map of the 01474 Gravesend area code
Map of the 01474 Gravesend area code and surrounding areas

Towns and Villages within the Gravesend 01474-Gravesend dialling Code

Bean
Cobham (Gravesham)
Darenth
Gravesend
Hartley (Sevenoaks)
Higham
Istead Rise
Meopham (North)
Meopham (South)
Northfleet
Shorne Ridgeway
Southfleet
Valley Road, nr Hartley (Sevenoaks)
West Kingsdown

Known Telephone Exchanges within the Gravesend 01474-Gravesend dialling Code

Gravesend (NDGRA) Kent
Shorne (NDSHO) Kent
Meopham (NDMEO) Kent
Southfleet (NDSOU) Kent
Longfield (NDLON) Kent
West Kingsdown (NDWKI) Kent
Ash Green (NDAGR) Kent