Achilles Close

Postcode: HP2 5QA

Achilles Close is a street in the settlement of Hemel Hempstead which is within the electoral area of Highfield Ward in the administration area of Dacorum District Council within Hertfordshire County Council located in the Eastern Euro Region of the UK.

Achilles Close is located 23.43 miles North West from the centre of London, 5.02 miles West from the centre of St Albans, 8.33 miles South from the centre of Luton and 15.77 miles East from the centre of Aylesbury.

Road Name:Achilles Close
Road Type:residential
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Nearby Roads

Uranus Road

Queensway

postcodes

Postcodes for Achilles Close

HP2 5QA
Height

Height

The Central point of Achilles Close is approximately 138 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Dialling Code: 01442
Telephone Exchange: HEMEL HEMPSTEAD - SMHH
Telephone Cabinet: P41
Fibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises: FTTC
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Less than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 21
Median Speed: 20
Maximum Speed: >=30
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 13
water

Water and Drainage Details

Thames Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Achilles Close

9 Achilles Close
Sale Price: £465,000
Sale Date: 05/02/2016
13 Achilles Close
Sale Price: £394,950
Sale Date: 02/08/2013
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

Jupiter Community Free School

Distance: 0.24 Kilometers
Type: Free School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 93
Address: Jupiter Drive, HP2 5NT
Telephone: 01442217188
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Achilles Close to Jupiter Community Free School

Yewtree Primary School

Distance: 0.4 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 313
Address: Fletcher Way, HP2 5QR
Telephone: 01442424920
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Achilles Close to Yewtree Primary School

Hobletts Manor Infants' School

Distance: 0.63 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 232
Address: Adeyfield Road, HP2 5JS
Telephone: 01442213854
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Achilles Close to Hobletts Manor Infants' School

Hobletts Manor Junior School

Distance: 0.63 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 226
Address: Adeyfield Road, HP2 5JS
Telephone: 01442251805
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Achilles Close to Hobletts Manor Junior School
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Hemel Hempstead Hospital

Address: Hillfield Road, Hemel Hempstead, HP2 4AD,
NHS Sector
West Hertfordshire Hospitals NHS Trust
Telephone: 01442 213141
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Distance: 1.55 (km)
Directions from Achilles Close to Hemel Hempstead Hospital

Priory Hospital Hemel Hempstead

Address: Longcroft Lane, Felden, Hemel Hempstead,
Independent Sector
Priory Group Limited
Telephone: 01442 255 371
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Distance: 4.42 (km)
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St Albans City Hospital

Address: Waverley Road, St. Albans, AL3 5PN,
NHS Sector
West Hertfordshire Hospitals NHS Trust
Telephone: 01727 866122
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Distance: 7.66 (km)
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Harpenden Memorial Hospital

Address: Carlton Road, Harpenden,
NHS Sector
West Hertfordshire Hospitals NHS Trust
Telephone: 01582 760196
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Distance: 9.47 (km)
Directions from Achilles Close to Harpenden Memorial Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Highfield Surgery

Address: Highfield Surgery, the Heights,jupiter Drive, Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire, HP2 5NT
Telephone: 01442 265322
Distance: 0.24 (km)
Directions from Achilles Close to Highfield Surgery

Everest House Surgery

Address: Everest House Surgery, Everest Way, Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire, HP2 4HY
Telephone: 0844 4778615
Distance: 0.88 (km)
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Grove Hill Medical Centre

Address: Grove Hill Medical Centre, Kilbride Court,grove Hill, Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire, HP2 6AD
Telephone: 01442 212038
Distance: 1.11 (km)
Directions from Achilles Close to Grove Hill Medical Centre

Fernville Surgery

Address: Fernville, Midland Road, Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire, HP2 5BL
Telephone: 01442 213919
Distance: 1.4 (km)
Directions from Achilles Close to Fernville Surgery
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Longlands Dental Practice

Address: Longlands Dental Practice, 17 Ellingham Road, Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire, HP2 5LE
Distance: 0.24 (km)
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Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 105 Jupiter Drive, Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire, HP2 5NU
Distance: 0.31 (km)
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Grove Hill Dental Centre

Address: Grove Hill Dental Centre, 8 Runcorn Crescent, Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire, HP2 6DG
Distance: 1.08 (km)
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Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 54 High Street, Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire, HP1 3AF
Distance: 1.18 (km)
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Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Adeyfield Library

1a Queens Square, Hemel Hempstead, HP24EW
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 0.81 Kilometres
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Hemel Hempstead Library

Combe Street, Hemel Hempstead, HP11HJ
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 1.52 Kilometres
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Leverstock Green Library

Village Centre, Leverstock Green, Hemel Hempstead, HP38QG
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 2.26 Kilometres
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Kings Langley Library

The Nap, Kings Langley, WD48ET
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 5.36 Kilometres
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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

How Wood (Hertfordshire) Station is 9.09 Kilometers away

Directions from Achilles Close to How Wood (Hertfordshire)

How Wood (Hertfordshire) station is operated by London Midland Trains in the St. Albans area on the Watford Junction - St Albans Abbey stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Bricket Wood • Garston (Hertfordshire) • Park Street • St.Albans Abbey • Watford Junction • Watford North

Bricket Wood Station is 9.16 Kilometers away

Directions from Achilles Close to Bricket Wood

Bricket Wood station is operated by London Midland Trains in the St. Albans area on the Watford Junction - St Albans Abbey stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Garston (Hertfordshire) • How Wood (Hertfordshire) • Park Street • St.Albans Abbey • Watford Junction • Watford North

Harpenden Station is 9.23 Kilometers away

Directions from Achilles Close to Harpenden

Harpenden station is operated by Govia Thameslink Railway in the Hitchin and Harpenden area on the St Pancras - Bedford stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Balcombe • Bat & Ball • Beckenham Hill • Beckenham Junction • Bedford Midland • Bellingham • Bickley • Blackfriars • Brighton • Bromley South • Burgess Hill • Carshalton • Catford • City Thameslink • Coulsdon South • Cricklewood • Crofton Park • Denmark Hill • East Croydon • Elephant & Castle • Elstree & Borehamwood • Eynsford • Farringdon • Flitwick • Gatwick Airport • Hackbridge • Harlington • Hassocks • Haydons Road • Haywards Heath • Hendon • Herne Hill • Kent House • Kentish Town • Leagrave • Loughborough Junction • Luton • Luton Airport Parkway • Merstham • Mill Hill Broadway • Mitcham Eastfields • Mitcham Junction • Morden South • Nunhead • Orpington • Otford • Peckham Rye • Penge East • Petts Wood • Preston Park • Purley • Radlett • Ravensbourne • Redhill • Sevenoaks • Shoreham (Kent) • Shortlands • South Merton • St.Albans City • St.Helier • St.Mary Cray • Streatham • Sutton (Surrey) • Sutton Common • Swanley • Sydenham Hill • Three Bridges • Tooting • Tulse Hill • West Dulwich • West Hampstead Thameslink • West Sutton • Wimbledon • Wimbledon Chase • Wivelsfield

Garston (Hertfordshire) Station is 9.82 Kilometers away

Directions from Achilles Close to Garston (Hertfordshire)

Garston (Hertfordshire) station is operated by London Midland Trains in the Watford area on the Watford Junction - St Albans Abbey stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Bricket Wood • How Wood (Hertfordshire) • Park Street • St.Albans Abbey • Watford Junction • Watford North

Airports

Nearest Airports

London Luton Airport is 14.11 Kilometers away Directions from Achilles Close to London Luton Airport
London Heathrow Airport is 31.98 Kilometers away Directions from Achilles Close to London Heathrow Airport
London City Airport is 45.12 Kilometers away Directions from Achilles Close to London City Airport
Biggin Hill Airport is 58.47 Kilometers away Directions from Achilles Close to Biggin Hill Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Kew Pier is 32.79 Kilometers away
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Richmond St. Helena Pier is 35.23 Kilometers away
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Richmond Landing Stage is 35.43 Kilometers away
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Twickenham Hammertons Pier is 36.34 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Achilles Close is approximately 1.47 miles from the M1

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M1 J8/A414(T)/A414 - 2.78 Km Away
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Junction: M1 J7/A414(T) - 4.26 Km Away
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Junction: M25 J20/A41/A4251 - 6.92 Km Away
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Junction: M1 J9/A5(T)/A5183 - 6.95 Km Away
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In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

The Co-operative

2 The Heights, Hemel Hempstead, Herts, HP2 5NX
Distance: 0.33 Kilometres
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Mid Counties Co-operative T/A Convenience

2 The Heights, Hemel Hempstead, Herts, HP2 5NX3-4 Bellgate, Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire, HP2 5SB
Distance: 0.56 Kilometres
Directions from Achilles Close to Mid Counties Co-operative T/A Convenience

Nisa Supermarket

2 The Heights, Hemel Hempstead, Herts, HP2 5NX3-4 Bellgate, Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire, HP2 5SB114 Longlands, Hemel Hempstead, Herts, HP2 4ET
Distance: 0.73 Kilometres
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Co-Op Stores

2 The Heights, Hemel Hempstead, Herts, HP2 5NX3-4 Bellgate, Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire, HP2 5SB114 Longlands, Hemel Hempstead, Herts, HP2 4ET46-48 The Queen's Square, Hemel Hempstead, Herts, HP2 4EW
Distance: 0.8 Kilometres
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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Historic House

Attraction Name: Gorhambury
Distance: 4.36 (km)
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Landmark or Antiquity

Attraction Name: Gorhambury
Distance: 4.83 (km)
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Museum

Attraction Name: Redbourn Village Museum
Distance: 5.31 (km)
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Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Redbournbury Mill
Distance: 5.66 (km)
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Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Dacorum District
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Civic Centre
Marlowes
Hemel Hempstead
Hertfordshire
HP1 1HH
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 01442 228 000
County Council: Hertfordshire County
Address:
Within the electoral area of Highfield Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Hemel Hempstead
The Member of Parliament is Mike Penning
Details for the MP Mike Penning on parliament.uk
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In the 2017 General Election Mike Penning won with a majority of 9445 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 74415
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01023403
Ons Area Name:Dacorum 008C
Average Age : 43.31
Population: 1504.00
Male Population: 692.00 (46.01%)
Female Population: 812.00 (53.99%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 34 (2.26%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
Find a Local Neighbourhood Watch Scheme

Woodhall Farm, Grovehill, Highfield, Adeyfield East, Adeyfield West

Email Police
Telephone: 101
Policing Links:

Recent Crime in the Area

Violent-crime29
Drugs12
Public-order22
Other-crime3
Burglary28
Possession-of-weapons10
Theft-from-the-person6
Shoplifting13
Other-theft19
Vehicle-crime28
Criminal-damage-arson28
Bicycle-theft4
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location details

Location Details

Achilles Close

OS Reference: 506680, 208188
OS Grid Reference: TL067082
Latitude and Longitude: 51.76174748846, -0.45404339164886
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 32.5311 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Achilles Close

Map Number: 166
Map Name: Luton & Hertford
Highfield
Hertfordshire
South East
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