Ashford Road

Postcode: ME17 1JR

Ashford Road is a street governed by Hollingbourne Civil Parish council which is within the electoral area of North Downs Ward in the administration area of Maidstone District Council within Kent County Council located in the South East Euro Region of the UK.

Ashford Road is located 35.59 miles South East from the centre of London, 4.32 miles East from the centre of Maidstone, 20.12 miles West from the centre of Canterbury and 33.44 miles South from the centre of Chelmsford.

Road Name:Ashford Road
Road Number:A20
Road Type:primary
Speed Limit:70 Mph
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Postcodes for Ashford Road

ME17 1JR
ME17 1XH
ME17 1PG
ME17 1PF
ME17 1BH
ME17 1JS
ME17 1BX
ME17 1BN
ME17 1BJ
ME17 1AJ
ME17 1BL
nearest tide point and watercourse

Tides and Rivers

Ashford Road is approximately 8.73559 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 83 metres above sea level

The nearest significant watercourse to Ashford Road is a river called River Len which is approximately 0.418685 kilometres away
Height

Height

The Central point of Ashford Road is approximately 83 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

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

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Greater than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 5.4
Median Speed: 5.8
Maximum Speed: 6.5
Next-generation access (NGA)?: N
Number of Connections: 3
water

Water and Drainage Details

Southern Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Ashford Road

Casamia Ashford Road
Sale Price: £250,000
Sale Date: 30/06/2005
Rothbury Ashford Road
Sale Price: £190,000
Sale Date: 04/08/2004
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

Leeds and Broomfield Church of England Primary School

Distance: 1.13 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 Road to Leeds and Broomfield Church of England Primary School

Hollingbourne Primary School

Distance: 1.25 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 106
Address: Eyhorne Street, Hollingbourne, ME17 1UA
Telephone: 01622880270
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Ashford Road to Hollingbourne Primary School

Roseacre Junior School

Distance: 3.67 Kilometers
Type: Foundation School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 414
Address: The Landway, Bearsted, ME14 4BL
Telephone: 01622737843
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Ashford Road to Roseacre Junior School

Thurnham Church of England Infant School

Distance: 3.67 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Controlled School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 271
Address: The Landway, Bearsted, ME14 4BL
Telephone: 01622737685
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Ashford Road to Thurnham Church of England Infant 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: 7.91 (km)
Directions from Ashford Road 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: 9.42 (km)
Directions from Ashford Road to Maidstone Hospital

Spire Alexandra Hospital

Address: Impton Lane, Chatham, ME5 9PG,
Independent Sector
Spire Healthcare
Telephone: 01634 687166
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Distance: 9.91 (km)
Directions from Ashford Road 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: 11.77 (km)
Directions from Ashford Road to Sittingbourne Memorial Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Langley

Address: The Orchard Surgery, Horseshoes Lane, Langley, Maidstone, Kent, ME17 3JY
Telephone: 01622 863030
Distance: 3.02 (km)
Directions from Ashford Road to Langley

Bearsted

Address: The Surgery, Yeoman Lane, Bearsted, Maidstone, Kent, ME14 4DS
Telephone: 01622 737326
Distance: 3.26 (km)
Directions from Ashford Road to Bearsted

Hmp East Sutton Park

Address: Hmp East Sutton Park, Sutton Valence, Maidstone, Kent, ME17 3DF
Telephone: 01622 845065
Distance: 4.92 (km)
Directions from Ashford Road to Hmp East Sutton Park

Wallis Avenue

Address: The Surgery, Wallis Avenue,parkwood, Maidstone, Kent, ME15 9JJ
Telephone: 01622 686963
Distance: 4.93 (km)
Directions from Ashford Road to Wallis Avenue
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 111 Ashford Road, Bearsted, Maidstone, Kent, ME14 4BT
Distance: 3.4 (km)
Directions from Ashford Road to Dental Surgery

Grove Green Orthodontic Centre

Address: Grove Green Orthodontic Centre, Penhurst Place, Weavering, Maidstone, Kent, ME14 5BT
Distance: 4.49 (km)
Directions from Ashford Road to Grove Green Orthodontic Centre

Senacre Dental Practice

Address: Senacre Dental Practice, 1 Bell Meadow, Maidstone, Kent, ME15 9NB
Distance: 4.74 (km)
Directions from Ashford Road to Senacre Dental Practice

Dental Department

Address: Dental Department, H M Young Offenders Institute, East Sutton Park, Sutton Valence, Maidstone, Kent, ME17 3DF
Distance: 4.92 (km)
Directions from Ashford Road to Dental Department
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Bearsted Library

The Green, Bearsted, Maidstone, ME144DN
Telephone: 01622 739774
Distance: 3.11 Kilometres
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Directions from Ashford Road to Bearsted Library

Madginford Library

Egremont Road, Madginford Bearsted, Maidstone, ME158LH
Telephone: 01622 730631
Distance: 3.71 Kilometres
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Directions from Ashford Road to Madginford Library

Shepway Library

17 Northumberland Court, Northumberland Road Shepway, Maidstone, ME157LW
Telephone: 01622 751488
Distance: 5.06 Kilometres
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Directions from Ashford Road to Shepway Library

Centre for Kentish Studies Library

Sessions House, County Hall, Maidstone, ME141XQ
Telephone: 01622 696501
Distance: 6.96 Kilometres
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Directions from Ashford Road to Centre for Kentish Studies Library

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Hotels

Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Hollingbourne Station is 0.96 Kilometers away

Directions from Ashford Road 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

Bearsted Station is 3.33 Kilometers away

Directions from Ashford Road 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

Harrietsham Station is 4.14 Kilometers away

Directions from Ashford Road 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

Lenham Station is 6.85 Kilometers away

Directions from Ashford Road 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

Airports

Nearest Airports

London Southend Airport is 34.9 Kilometers away Directions from Ashford Road to London Southend Airport
Lydd London Ashford Airport is 40.43 Kilometers away Directions from Ashford Road to Lydd London Ashford Airport
Biggin Hill Airport is 41.4 Kilometers away Directions from Ashford Road to Biggin Hill Airport
London City Airport is 47.87 Kilometers away Directions from Ashford Road to London City Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Gravesend Pier is 26.98 Kilometers away
Directions from Ashford Road to Gravesend Pier
Tilbury Ferry Terminal is 27.51 Kilometers away
Directions from Ashford Road to Tilbury Ferry Terminal
Folkestone Eurotunnel Terminal is 39.29 Kilometers away
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Wallasea Island Ferry Landing is 42.24 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Ashford Road is approximately 0.19 miles from the M20

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M20 J8/A20 - 0.57 Km Away
Directions from Ashford Road to M20 J8/A20
Junction: M20 J7/A249 - 5.57 Km Away
Directions from Ashford Road to M20 J7/A249
Junction: M20 J6/A229 - 8.39 Km Away
Directions from Ashford Road to M20 J6/A229
Junction: M2 J5/A249(T)/A249 - 8.43 Km Away
Directions from Ashford Road to M2 J5/A249(T)/A249

In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

The Co-Operative

33 - 37 Egremont Road, Bearsted, Kent, ME15 8LH
Distance: 3.71 Kilometres
Directions from Ashford Road to The Co-Operative

Co-Operative Store Ltd

Co-Op, 427 Willington Street, Maidstone, Kent, ME15 8HD
Distance: 4.51 Kilometres
Directions from Ashford Road to Co-Operative Store Ltd

Tesco Stores Ltd

Minor Centre, Grovewood Drive North, Weavering, Kent, ME14 5TQ
Distance: 4.7 Kilometres
Directions from Ashford Road to Tesco Stores Ltd

Co-Op Welcome

Co-operative Retail Services Ltd, 48-49 Northumberland Court, Northumberland Road, Maidstone, ME15 7LW
Distance: 5.06 Kilometres
Directions from Ashford Road to Co-Op Welcome

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Go Ape Leeds Castle
Distance: 0.72 (km)
Directions from Ashford Road to Go Ape Leeds Castle

Castle

Attraction Name: Leeds Castle
Distance: 1.33 (km)
Directions from Ashford Road to Leeds Castle

Landmark or Antiquity

Attraction Name: Leeds Castle
Distance: 1.47 (km)
Directions from Ashford Road to Leeds Castle

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Bearsted Vineyard
Distance: 1.77 (km)
Directions from Ashford Road to Bearsted Vineyard

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 North Downs Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Faversham and Mid Kent
The Member of Parliament is Robertson, Hugh
Within the area of Hollingbourne Civil Parish Council
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01024387
Ons Area Name:Maidstone 011D
Average Age : 44.95
Population: 2445.00
Male Population: 1208.00 (49.41%)
Female Population: 1237.00 (50.59%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 19 (0.78%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
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Recent Crime in the Area

Violent-crime2
Other-theft6
Vehicle-crime1
Public-order1
Criminal-damage-arson2
Shoplifting1
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location details

Location Details

Ashford Road

OS Reference: 582738, 154386
OS Grid Reference: TQ827544
Latitude and Longitude: 51.258793897725, 0.61927691137581
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 8.73559 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Ashford Road

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