Amherst Hill

Postcode: ME7 5AX

Amherst Hill is a street in the settlement of Chatham which is within the electoral area of River Ward in the administration area of Medway Council located in the South East Euro Region of the UK.

Amherst Hill is located 28.62 miles East from the centre of London, 7.93 miles North from the centre of Maidstone, 24.04 miles South from the centre of Chelmsford and 25.08 miles West from the centre of Canterbury.

Road Name:Khartoum Road
Road Type:service
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ME7 5AX
nearest tide point and watercourse

Tides and Rivers

Amherst Hill is approximately 0.352168 kilometres from the tidal high water mark which could be coastline or a tidal river (click to view nearest high tide point in Google Maps) and is 38 metres above sea level

The nearest significant watercourse to Amherst Hill is a tidal river called River Medway which is approximately 0.74634 kilometres away
Height

Height

The Central point of Amherst Hill is approximately 38 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Area Code: 01634 - Medway
Area Code: 01474 - Gravesend
Area Code: 01622 - Maidstone
Area Code: 01795 - Sittingbourne
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Greater than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 13.6
Median Speed: 14.3
Maximum Speed: 18.3
Next-generation access (NGA)?: N
Number of Connections: 30
water

Water and Drainage Details

Southern Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Amherst Hill

Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

Brompton-Westbrook Primary School

Distance: 0.41 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 394
Address: Kings Bastion, Brompton, ME7 5DQ
Telephone: 01634844152
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Amherst Hill to Brompton-Westbrook Primary School

Brompton Academy

Distance: 1.01 Kilometers
Type: Academy Sponsor Led
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 1182
Address: Marlborough Road, ME7 5HT
Telephone: 01634852341
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Amherst Hill to Brompton Academy

New Road Primary School

Distance: 1.14 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 356
Address: Bryant Street, ME4 5QN
Telephone: 01634843084
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Amherst Hill to New Road Primary School

Oasis Academy Skinner Street

Distance: 1.18 Kilometers
Type: Academy Sponsor Led
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 383
Address: Skinner Street, ME7 1LG
Telephone: 01634850213
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Amherst Hill to Oasis Academy Skinner Street
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

St Bartholomews Hospital

Address: New Road, Rochester, ME1 1DS,
NHS Sector
Kent and Medway NHS and Social Care Partnership Trust
Telephone: 01634 810900
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Distance: 1.16 (km)
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Medway Maritime Hospital

Address: Windmill Road, Gillingham, ME7 5NY,
NHS Sector
Medway NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01634 830 000
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Distance: 1.48 (km)
Directions from Amherst Hill to Medway Maritime Hospital

Spire Alexandra Hospital

Address: Impton Lane, Chatham, ME5 9PG,
Independent Sector
Spire Healthcare
Telephone: 01634 687166
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Distance: 6.73 (km)
Directions from Amherst Hill to Spire Alexandra Hospital

BMI The Somerfield Hospital

Address: 63-77 London Road, Maidstone, ME16 0DU,
Independent Sector
BMI Healthcare
Telephone: 01622 208000
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Distance: 12.43 (km)
Directions from Amherst Hill to BMI The Somerfield Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Brompton Medical Centre

Address: Brompton Medical Centre, 28a Garden St, Brompton, Gillingham, Kent, ME7 5AS
Telephone: 01634 845898
Distance: 0.32 (km)
Directions from Amherst Hill to Brompton Medical Centre

Chatham Medical Centre

Address: Dock Road, Chatham, Kent, ME4 4UG
Distance: 0.55 (km)
Directions from Amherst Hill to Chatham Medical Centre

College Health Boots

Address: Boots, 30-34 Pentagon Ctr, Military Road, Chatham, Kent, ME4 4BB
Telephone: 01634 815160
Distance: 0.57 (km)
Directions from Amherst Hill to College Health Boots

The Halfway Surgery

Address: The Halfway Surgery, 68 New Road, Chatham, Kent, ME4 4QR
Telephone: 01634 828665
Distance: 0.94 (km)
Directions from Amherst Hill to The Halfway Surgery
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, Cambridge House, 4 Mansion Row, Gillingham, Kent, ME7 5SE
Distance: 0.43 (km)
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Chatham Dental Centre

Address: Honeypot Lane, Kingsbury, Chatham, Kent, ME4 4UG
Distance: 0.55 (km)
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Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 131a High Street, Chatham, Kent, ME4 4DH
Distance: 0.68 (km)
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Premier Dental Care

Address: Premier Dental Care, 93a High Street, Chatham, Kent, ME4 4DL
Distance: 0.71 (km)
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Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Chatham Library

Gun Wharf, Chatham, ME44TX
Telephone: 01634 337799
Distance: 0.39 Kilometres
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Directions from Amherst Hill to Chatham Library

Gillingham Library

High Street, Gillingham, ME71BG
Telephone: 01634 337340
Distance: 0.98 Kilometres
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Rochester Library

Eastgate, Rochester, ME11EW
Telephone: 01634 337411
Distance: 1.55 Kilometres
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Luton Library

2 Nelson Terrace, Medway, ME57LA
Telephone: 01634 406923
Distance: 2.57 Kilometres
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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Strood Station is 2.16 Kilometers away

Directions from Amherst Hill to Strood

Strood station is operated by Southeastern in the Rochester and Strood area on the Gravesend / Swanley - Margate stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Abbey Wood • Ashford International • Aylesford • Beltring • Belvedere • Birchington-On-Sea • Blackheath • Broadstairs • Cannon Street • Charing Cross • Charlton • Chatham • Chestfield & Swalecliffe • Cuxton • Dartford • Deal • Deptford • Dover Priory • Dumpton Park • East Farleigh • Erith • Faversham • Folkestone Central • Folkestone West • Gillingham (Kent) • Gravesend • Greenhithe • Greenwich • Halling • Herne Bay • Higham • Lewisham • London Bridge • Maidstone Barracks • Maidstone West • Margate • Martin Mill • Maze Hill • New Hythe • Northfleet • Paddock Wood • Plumstead • Rainham (Kent) • Ramsgate • Rochester • Sandwich • Sittingbourne • Slade Green • Snodland • Stone Crossing • Swanscombe • Tonbridge • Walmer • Wateringbury • Waterloo (East) • Westcombe Park • Westgate-On-Sea • Whitstable • Woolwich Arsenal • Woolwich Dockyard • Yalding

Cuxton Station is 4.91 Kilometers away

Directions from Amherst Hill to Cuxton

Cuxton station is operated by Southeastern in the Rochester and Strood area on the Strood - Paddock Wood stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Aylesford • Beltring • East Farleigh • Halling • Maidstone Barracks • Maidstone West • New Hythe • Paddock Wood • Snodland • Strood • Tonbridge • Wateringbury • Yalding

Higham Station is 6.05 Kilometers away

Directions from Amherst Hill to Higham

Higham station is operated by Southeastern in the Gravesham area on the Gravesend / Swanley - Margate stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Abbey Wood • Belvedere • Blackheath • Cannon Street • Charing Cross • Charlton • Chatham • Dartford • Deptford • Erith • Gillingham (Kent) • Gravesend • Greenhithe • Greenwich • Lewisham • London Bridge • Maze Hill • Northfleet • Plumstead • Rochester • Slade Green • Stone Crossing • Strood • Swanscombe • Waterloo (East) • Westcombe Park • Woolwich Arsenal • Woolwich Dockyard

Halling Station is 7.05 Kilometers away

Directions from Amherst Hill to Halling

Halling station is operated by Southeastern in the Rochester and Strood area on the Strood - Paddock Wood stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Aylesford • Beltring • Cuxton • East Farleigh • Maidstone Barracks • Maidstone West • New Hythe • Paddock Wood • Snodland • Strood • Tonbridge • Wateringbury • Yalding

Airports

Nearest Airports

London Southend Airport is 23.4 Kilometers away Directions from Amherst Hill to London Southend Airport
Biggin Hill Airport is 34.91 Kilometers away Directions from Amherst Hill to Biggin Hill Airport
London City Airport is 35.57 Kilometers away Directions from Amherst Hill to London City Airport
London Gatwick Airport is 54.53 Kilometers away Directions from Amherst Hill to London Gatwick Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Gravesend Pier is 12.8 Kilometers away
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Tilbury Ferry Terminal is 13.21 Kilometers away
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Wallasea Island Ferry Landing is 31.93 Kilometers away
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Burnham on Crouch Ferry Landing is 33.01 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Amherst Hill is approximately 2.36 miles from the M2

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M2 J2/A228 - 4.13 Km Away
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Junction: M2 J3/A229/A2045 - 6.07 Km Away
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Junction: M2 J4/A278 - 6.98 Km Away
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Junction: M20 J6/A229 - 9.99 Km Away
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In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

J Sainsbury Plc

Unit Bd, Pentagon Shopping Centre, Military Road, ME4 4HP
Distance: 0.56 Kilometres
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Poundland

162 High Street, Chatham, Kent, ME4 4AS
Distance: 0.7 Kilometres
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Iceland

279-281 High Street, Chatham, Kent, ME4 4BN
Distance: 0.85 Kilometres
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4 Continents Store

12 High Street, Gillingham, Kent, ME7 1BB
Distance: 1.01 Kilometres
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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Fort Amherst Heritage Park and Caverns
Distance: 0.31 (km)
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Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: HMS Ocelot, HMS Cavalier, HMS Gannett, Historic Dockyard
Distance: 0.79 (km)
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Museum

Attraction Name: Royal Engineers Museum, Kent Police Museum
Distance: 1.1 (km)
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Theme Park

Attraction Name: Dickens World
Distance: 1.41 (km)
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Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Medway
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Gun Wharf
Dock Road
Chatham
Kent
ME4 4TR
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 01634 306 000
Within the electoral area of River Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Rochester and Strood
The Member of Parliament is Reckless, Mark
Population

Population Statistics

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Population:
Male Population: (0%)
Female Population: (0%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
Find a Local Neighbourhood Watch Scheme

River ward in Medway is an urban area with more than 4,300 households.

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Telephone: 101
Policing Links:
Medway Council

Recent Crime in the Area

Violent-crime292
Public-order48
Vehicle-crime50
Drugs25
Other-theft76
Shoplifting115
Criminal-damage-arson77
Robbery11
Theft-from-the-person7
Other-crime7
Burglary42
Bicycle-theft10
Possession-of-weapons10
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location details

Location Details

Amherst Hill

OS Reference: 576032, 168526
OS Grid Reference: TQ760685
Latitude and Longitude: 51.387938248796, 0.53024335898834
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 0.352168 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Amherst Hill

Map Number: 178
Map Name: Thames Estuary
Brompton
Medway
South East
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