Ashford Drive

Postcode: ME17 3PA

Ashford Drive is a street in the settlement of Kingswood (Maidstone) governed by Broomfield and Kingswood Civil Parish council which is within the electoral area of Leeds Ward in the administration area of Maidstone District Council within Kent County Council located in the South East Euro Region of the UK.

Ashford Drive is located 37.04 miles South East from the centre of London, 5.61 miles South East from the centre of Maidstone, 19.91 miles West from the centre of Canterbury and 35.59 miles South from the centre of Chelmsford.

Road Name:Ashford Drive
Road Type:residential
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Postcodes for Ashford Drive

ME17 3PA
ME17 3PB
nearest tide point and watercourse

Tides and Rivers

Ashford Drive is approximately 11.2791 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 130 metres above sea level

The nearest significant watercourse to Ashford Drive is a river called River Len which is approximately 1.68249 kilometres away
Height

Height

The Central point of Ashford Drive is approximately 130 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Area Code: 01622 - Maidstone
Area Code: 01795 - Sittingbourne
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Less than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 1.9
Median Speed: 2
Maximum Speed: 2.5
Next-generation access (NGA)?: N
Number of Connections: 9
water

Water and Drainage Details

Southern Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Ashford Drive

15 Ashford Drive
Sale Price: £242,500
Sale Date: 06/06/2014
11 Ashford Drive
Sale Price: £275,000
Sale Date: 16/01/2014
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

Kingswood Primary School

Distance: 0.52 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 131
Address: Cayser Drive, Kingswood, ME17 3QF
Telephone: 01622842674
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Ashford Drive to Kingswood Primary School

Ulcombe Church of England Primary School

Distance: 2.34 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Controlled School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 69
Address: The Street, Ulcombe, ME17 1DU
Telephone: 01622842903
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Ashford Drive to Ulcombe Church of England Primary School

Leeds and Broomfield Church of England Primary School

Distance: 2.54 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Controlled School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 78
Address: Lower Street, Leeds, ME17 1RL
Telephone: 01622861398
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Ashford Drive to Leeds and Broomfield Church of England Primary School

Sutton Valence Primary School

Distance: 3 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 185
Address: North Street, Sutton Valence, ME17 3HT
Telephone: 01622842188
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Ashford Drive to Sutton Valence Primary School
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

BMI The Somerfield Hospital

Address: 63-77 London Road, Maidstone, ME16 0DU,
Independent Sector
BMI Healthcare
Telephone: 01622 208000
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Distance: 9.98 (km)
Directions from Ashford Drive to BMI The Somerfield Hospital

Maidstone Hospital

Address: Maidstone Hospital, Hermitage Lane, Maidstone, ME16 9QQ,
NHS Sector
Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust
Telephone: 01622 729000
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Distance: 11.21 (km)
Directions from Ashford Drive to Maidstone Hospital

Spire Alexandra Hospital

Address: Impton Lane, Chatham, ME5 9PG,
Independent Sector
Spire Healthcare
Telephone: 01634 687166
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Distance: 13.08 (km)
Directions from Ashford Drive to Spire Alexandra Hospital

Sittingbourne Memorial Hospital

Address: Bell Road, Sittingbourne, ME10 4DT,
NHS Sector
Kent Community Health NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01795 418300
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Distance: 13.94 (km)
Directions from Ashford Drive to Sittingbourne Memorial Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Hmp East Sutton Park

Address: Hmp East Sutton Park, Sutton Valence, Maidstone, Kent, ME17 3DF
Telephone: 01622 845065
Distance: 1.86 (km)
Directions from Ashford Drive to Hmp East Sutton Park

Langley

Address: The Orchard Surgery, Horseshoes Lane, Langley, Maidstone, Kent, ME17 3JY
Telephone: 01622 863030
Distance: 2.61 (km)
Directions from Ashford Drive to Langley

Cobtree

Address: Cobtree Medical Practice, Southways, Sutton Valence, Maidstone, Kent, ME17 3HT
Telephone: 01622 843800
Distance: 3 (km)
Directions from Ashford Drive to Cobtree

Sutton Valence

Address: Sutton Valence Surgery, South Lane, Sutton Valence, Maidstone, Kent, ME17 3BD
Telephone: 01622 842212
Distance: 3.12 (km)
Directions from Ashford Drive to Sutton Valence
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Dental Department

Address: Dental Department, H M Young Offenders Institute, East Sutton Park, Sutton Valence, Maidstone, Kent, ME17 3DF
Distance: 1.86 (km)
Directions from Ashford Drive to Dental Department

Senacre Dental Practice

Address: Senacre Dental Practice, 1 Bell Meadow, Maidstone, Kent, ME15 9NB
Distance: 5.47 (km)
Directions from Ashford Drive to Senacre Dental Practice

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 111 Ashford Road, Bearsted, Maidstone, Kent, ME14 4BT
Distance: 5.91 (km)
Directions from Ashford Drive to Dental Surgery

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 4 High Street, Lenham, Maidstone, Kent, ME17 2QD
Distance: 6.23 (km)
Directions from Ashford Drive to Dental Surgery
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Madginford Library

Egremont Road, Madginford Bearsted, Maidstone, ME158LH
Telephone: 01622 730631
Distance: 5.92 Kilometres
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Directions from Ashford Drive to Madginford Library

Bearsted Library

The Green, Bearsted, Maidstone, ME144DN
Telephone: 01622 739774
Distance: 6.08 Kilometres
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Directions from Ashford Drive to Bearsted Library

Shepway Library

17 Northumberland Court, Northumberland Road Shepway, Maidstone, ME157LW
Telephone: 01622 751488
Distance: 6.34 Kilometres
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Directions from Ashford Drive to Shepway Library

Lenham Library

11 The Limes, The Square Lenham, Maidstone, ME172PQ
Telephone: 01622 859140
Distance: 6.36 Kilometres
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Directions from Ashford Drive to Lenham Library

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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Harrietsham Station is 3.52 Kilometers away

Directions from Ashford Drive to Harrietsham

Harrietsham station is operated by Southeastern in the Faversham and Mid Kent area on the Chislehurst - Ashford stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Ashford International • Barming • Bearsted • Blackfriars • Borough Green & Wrotham • Bromley South • Canterbury West • Charing • Chartham • Chilham • East Malling • Elephant & Castle • Hollingbourne • Kemsing • Lenham • Maidstone East • Otford • St.Mary Cray • Swanley • Victoria • West Malling • Wye

Hollingbourne Station is 4.02 Kilometers away

Directions from Ashford Drive to Hollingbourne

Hollingbourne station is operated by Southeastern in the Faversham and Mid Kent area on the Chislehurst - Ashford stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Ashford International • Barming • Bearsted • Blackfriars • Borough Green & Wrotham • Bromley South • Canterbury West • Charing • Chartham • Chilham • East Malling • Elephant & Castle • Harrietsham • Kemsing • Lenham • Maidstone East • Otford • St.Mary Cray • Swanley • Victoria • West Malling • Wye

Lenham Station is 5.54 Kilometers away

Directions from Ashford Drive to Lenham

Lenham station is operated by Southeastern in the Faversham and Mid Kent area on the Chislehurst - Ashford stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Ashford International • Barming • Bearsted • Blackfriars • Borough Green & Wrotham • Bromley South • Canterbury West • Charing • Chartham • Chilham • East Malling • Elephant & Castle • Harrietsham • Hollingbourne • Kemsing • Maidstone East • Otford • St.Mary Cray • Swanley • Victoria • West Malling • Wye

Bearsted Station is 6.29 Kilometers away

Directions from Ashford Drive to Bearsted

Bearsted station is operated by Southeastern in the Faversham and Mid Kent area on the Chislehurst - Ashford stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Ashford International • Barming • Blackfriars • Borough Green & Wrotham • Bromley South • Canterbury West • Charing • Chartham • Chilham • East Malling • Elephant & Castle • Harrietsham • Hollingbourne • Kemsing • Lenham • Maidstone East • Otford • St.Mary Cray • Swanley • Victoria • West Malling • Wye

Airports

Nearest Airports

Lydd London Ashford Airport is 37.22 Kilometers away Directions from Ashford Drive to Lydd London Ashford Airport
London Southend Airport is 38.11 Kilometers away Directions from Ashford Drive to London Southend Airport
Biggin Hill Airport is 42.94 Kilometers away Directions from Ashford Drive to Biggin Hill Airport
London City Airport is 50.48 Kilometers away Directions from Ashford Drive to London City Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Gravesend Pier is 30.1 Kilometers away
Directions from Ashford Drive to Gravesend Pier
Tilbury Ferry Terminal is 30.64 Kilometers away
Directions from Ashford Drive to Tilbury Ferry Terminal
Folkestone Eurotunnel Terminal is 37.16 Kilometers away
Directions from Ashford Drive to Folkestone Eurotunnel Terminal
Wallasea Island Ferry Landing is 45.27 Kilometers away
Directions from Ashford Drive to Wallasea Island Ferry Landing
Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Ashford Drive is approximately 1.36 miles from the M20

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M20 J8/A20 - 4.01 Km Away
Directions from Ashford Drive to M20 J8/A20
Junction: M20 J7/A249 - 8.45 Km Away
Directions from Ashford Drive to M20 J7/A249
Junction: M20 J6/A229 - 11.09 Km Away
Directions from Ashford Drive to M20 J6/A229
Junction: M2 J5/A249(T)/A249 - 11.45 Km Away
Directions from Ashford Drive to M2 J5/A249(T)/A249

In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Co-Operative Store Ltd

Co-Op, 427 Willington Street, Maidstone, Kent, ME15 8HD
Distance: 5.46 Kilometres
Directions from Ashford Drive to Co-Operative Store Ltd

The Co-Operative

33 - 37 Egremont Road, Bearsted, Kent, ME15 8LH
Distance: 5.93 Kilometres
Directions from Ashford Drive to The Co-Operative

Morrisons Supermarket (Maidstone Store 315)

St Saviours Road, Maidstone, Kent, ME15 9NN
Distance: 6 Kilometres
Directions from Ashford Drive to Morrisons Supermarket (Maidstone Store 315)

Co-Op Welcome

Co-operative Retail Services Ltd, 48-49 Northumberland Court, Northumberland Road, Maidstone, ME15 7LW
Distance: 6.35 Kilometres
Directions from Ashford Drive to Co-Op Welcome

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Castle

Attraction Name: Leeds Castle
Distance: 2.12 (km)
Directions from Ashford Drive to Leeds Castle

Landmark or Antiquity

Attraction Name: Leeds Castle
Distance: 2.26 (km)
Directions from Ashford Drive to Leeds Castle

Castle

Attraction Name: Sutton Valence Castle
Distance: 2.61 (km)
Directions from Ashford Drive to Sutton Valence Castle

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Go Ape Leeds Castle
Distance: 2.77 (km)
Directions from Ashford Drive to Go Ape Leeds Castle

Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Maidstone District
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Maidstone House
King Street
Maidstone
Kent
ME16 6JQ
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Telephone Number: 01622 602 000
County Council: Kent County
Address:
Within the electoral area of Leeds Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Faversham and Mid Kent
The Member of Parliament is Robertson, Hugh
Within the area of Broomfield and Kingswood Civil Parish Council
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01024375
Ons Area Name:Maidstone 015C
Average Age : 44.70
Population: 2394.00
Male Population: 1206.00 (50.38%)
Female Population: 1188.00 (49.62%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 14 (0.58%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
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Stanway is part of the Colchester district and covers areas including Five Ways, Beacon End and Colchester Zoo.

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Recent Crime in the Area

Violent-crime3
Other-crime1
Burglary3
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location details

Location Details

Ashford Drive

OS Reference: 583623, 151044
OS Grid Reference: TQ836510
Latitude and Longitude: 51.228486967951, 0.63023365281874
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 11.2791 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Ashford Drive

Map Number: 188
Map Name: Maidstone & The Weald of Kent
Kingswood
Maidstone
Kent
South East
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