Ashley Close

Postcode: AL8 7LH

Ashley Close is a street in the settlement of Welwyn Garden City which is within the electoral area of Sherrards Ward in the administration area of Welwyn Hatfield District Council within Hertfordshire County Council located in the Eastern Euro Region of the UK.

Ashley Close is located 21.73 miles North from the centre of London, 6.76 miles North East from the centre of St Albans, 10 miles South East from the centre of Luton and 25.25 miles South East from the centre of Bedford.

Road Name:Ashley Close
Road Type:residential
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Postcodes for Ashley Close

AL8 7LH
nearest tide point and watercourse

Tides and Rivers

Ashley Close is approximately 33.7609 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 116 metres above sea level

The nearest significant watercourse to Ashley Close is a river called River Mimram which is approximately 1.88445 kilometres away
Height

Height

The Central point of Ashley Close is approximately 116 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Dialling Code: 01707
Telephone Exchange: WELWYN GARDEN - LNWGN
Telephone Cabinet: P15
Fibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises: FTTC
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Greater than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 23.3
Median Speed: 20.1
Maximum Speed: >=30
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 9
water

Water and Drainage Details

Thames Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Ashley Close

8 Ashley Close
Sale Price: £635,000
Sale Date: 10/09/2009
6 Ashley Close
Sale Price: £685,000
Sale Date: 03/10/2008
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

Templewood Primary School

Distance: 0.23 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 236
Address: Pentley Park, AL8 7SD
Telephone: 01707324251
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Ashley Close to Templewood Primary School

Homerswood Primary and Nursery School

Distance: 1.16 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 218
Address: Kirklands, AL8 7RF
Telephone: 01707320610
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Ashley Close to Homerswood Primary and Nursery School

Harwood Hill Junior Mixed Infant and Nursery School

Distance: 1.17 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 237
Address: Harwood Close, AL8 7AG
Telephone: 01707322855
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Ashley Close to Harwood Hill Junior Mixed Infant and Nursery School

Monk's Walk School

Distance: 1.28 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 1320
Address: Knightsfield, AL8 7NL
Telephone: 01707322846
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Ashley Close to Monk's Walk School
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Queen Victoria Memorial Hospital

Address: School Lane, Welwyn, AL6 9PW,
Independent Sector
Hertfordshire Community NHS Trust
Distance: 2.31 (km)
Directions from Ashley Close to Queen Victoria Memorial Hospital

Queen Elizabeth I I Hospital

Address: Howlands, Howlands, Welwyn Garden City, AL7 4HQ,
NHS Sector
East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust
Telephone: 01707 328111
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 3.32 (km)
Directions from Ashley Close to Queen Elizabeth I I Hospital

Mental Health Unit QEII

Address: QEII Hospital, Howlands, Welwyn Garden City, AL7 4HQ,
NHS Sector
Hertfordshire Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01707 224528
Distance: 3.32 (km)
Directions from Ashley Close to Mental Health Unit QEII

Hertford County Hospital

Address: North Road, Hertford, SG14 1LP,
NHS Sector
East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust
Telephone: 01707 328111
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 8.53 (km)
Directions from Ashley Close to Hertford County Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Opthalmology Cats

Address: Charter House, Parkway, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, AL8 6JL
Telephone: 01707 390855
Distance: 0.69 (km)
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The Garden City Practice

Address: 185 Knightsfield, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, AL8 7QG
Telephone: 01707 321500
Distance: 0.86 (km)
Directions from Ashley Close to The Garden City Practice

Enhccg Nurse Prescribers

Address: Unit 1a, Howard Court, 14 Tewin Road, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, AL7 1BW
Telephone: 01707 388000
Distance: 1.36 (km)
Directions from Ashley Close to Enhccg Nurse Prescribers

Hvccg Nurse Prescribers

Address: Unit 1a, Howard Court, 14 Tewin Road, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, AL7 1BW
Telephone: 01707 388000
Distance: 1.36 (km)
Directions from Ashley Close to Hvccg Nurse Prescribers
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

10 Howardsgate

Address: 10 Howardsgate, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, AL8 6BQ
Distance: 0.82 (km)
Directions from Ashley Close to 10 Howardsgate

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 171 Knightsfield, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, AL8 7QG
Distance: 0.86 (km)
Directions from Ashley Close to Dental Surgery

Church Road Dental Practice

Address: Church Road Dental Practice, 4a Church Road, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, AL8 6NE
Distance: 0.99 (km)
Directions from Ashley Close to Church Road Dental Practice

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 178 Handside Lane, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, AL8 6SZ
Distance: 1.43 (km)
Directions from Ashley Close to Dental Surgery
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Welwyn Garden City Library

Campus West, Welwyn Garden City, AL86AJ
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 0.46 Kilometres
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Directions from Ashley Close to Welwyn Garden City Library

Welwyn Library

Civic Centre, Prospect Place, Welwyn, AL69ER
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 2.33 Kilometres
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Woodhall Library

Cole Green Lane, Welwyn Garden City, AL73JA
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 2.39 Kilometres
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Hatfield Library

Queensway, Hatfield, AL100LT
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 5.24 Kilometres
Visit Website
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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Watton-At-Stone Station is 8.26 Kilometers away

Directions from Ashley Close to Watton-At-Stone

Watton-At-Stone station is operated by Govia Thameslink Railway in the North East Hertfordshire area on the Hertford Loop stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Alexandra Palace • Bayford • Bowes Park • Crews Hill • Cuffley • Drayton Park • Enfield Chase • Essex Road • Finsbury Park • Gordon Hill • Grange Park • Harringay • Hertford North • Highbury & Islington • Hitchin • Hornsey • Letchworth • Moorgate • Old Street • Palmers Green • Stevenage • Winchmore Hill

Hertford North Station is 8.28 Kilometers away

Directions from Ashley Close to Hertford North

Hertford North station is operated by Govia Thameslink Railway in the Hertford and Stortford area on the Hertford Loop stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Alexandra Palace • Bayford • Bowes Park • Crews Hill • Cuffley • Drayton Park • Enfield Chase • Essex Road • Finsbury Park • Gordon Hill • Grange Park • Harringay • Highbury & Islington • Hitchin • Hornsey • Letchworth • Moorgate • Old Street • Palmers Green • Stevenage • Watton-At-Stone • Winchmore Hill

Harpenden Station is 9.66 Kilometers away

Directions from Ashley 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

Bayford Station is 9.74 Kilometers away

Directions from Ashley Close to Bayford

Bayford station is operated by Govia Thameslink Railway in the North East Hertfordshire area on the Hertford Loop stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Alexandra Palace • Bowes Park • Crews Hill • Cuffley • Drayton Park • Enfield Chase • Essex Road • Finsbury Park • Gordon Hill • Grange Park • Harringay • Hertford North • Highbury & Islington • Hitchin • Hornsey • Letchworth • Moorgate • Old Street • Palmers Green • Stevenage • Watton-At-Stone • Winchmore Hill

Airports

Nearest Airports

London Luton Airport is 13.87 Kilometers away Directions from Ashley Close to London Luton Airport
London Stansted Airport is 33.64 Kilometers away Directions from Ashley Close to London Stansted Airport
London City Airport is 38.27 Kilometers away Directions from Ashley Close to London City Airport
London Heathrow Airport is 40.68 Kilometers away Directions from Ashley Close to London Heathrow Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Blackfriars Pier is 33.85 Kilometers away
Directions from Ashley Close to Blackfriars Pier
Savoy Pier is 33.88 Kilometers away
Directions from Ashley Close to Savoy Pier
Embankment Pier is 34.01 Kilometers away
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Festival Pier is 34.14 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Ashley Close is approximately 0.77 miles from the A1M

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: A1(M) J5/B197/B195 - 1.67 Km Away
Directions from Ashley Close to A1(M) J5/B197/B195
Junction: A1(M) J6/A1000/B197 - 2.01 Km Away
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Junction: A1(M) J4/A414/A1001/A6129 - 3.38 Km Away
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Junction: A1(M) J3/A414/A1001 - 6.66 Km Away
Directions from Ashley Close to A1(M) J3/A414/A1001

In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Waitrose Ltd

Bridge Road, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, AL8 6AB
Distance: 0.84 Kilometres
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Sainsbury

Sainsburys, 44 Church Road, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, AL8 6SA
Distance: 0.84 Kilometres
Directions from Ashley Close to Sainsbury

Marks & Spencer

Unit 14, The Howard Centre, Howardsgate, Welwyn Garden City, AL8 6HA
Distance: 0.92 Kilometres
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The Co-operative Food

1-5 Shoplands, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, AL8 7RH
Distance: 0.94 Kilometres
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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Museum

Attraction Name: Welwyn Roman Baths
Distance: 2.42 (km)
Directions from Ashley Close to Welwyn Roman Baths

Museum

Attraction Name: Mill Green Watermill and Museum
Distance: 3.45 (km)
Directions from Ashley Close to Mill Green Watermill and Museum

Landmark or Antiquity

Attraction Name: Shaw's Corner
Distance: 5.01 (km)
Directions from Ashley Close to Shaw's Corner

Landmark or Antiquity

Attraction Name: Hatfield House
Distance: 5.56 (km)
Directions from Ashley Close to Hatfield House

Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Welwyn Hatfield District
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Council Offices
The Campus
Welwyn Garden City
Hertfordshire
AL8 6AE
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 01707 357 000
County Council: Hertfordshire County
Address:
Within the electoral area of Sherrards Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Welwyn Hatfield
The Member of Parliament is Shapps, Grant
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01023959
Ons Area Name:Welwyn Hatfield 003A
Average Age : 44.42
Population: 1432.00
Male Population: 681.00 (47.56%)
Female Population: 751.00 (52.44%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
Find a Local Neighbourhood Watch Scheme

Haldens, Handside, Panshanger, Peartree, Sherrards, Welwyn East and West

Email Police
Telephone: 101
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Recent Crime in the Area

Drugs5
Criminal-damage-arson13
Burglary6
Public-order16
Vehicle-crime9
Violent-crime36
Other-theft9
Bicycle-theft13
Possession-of-weapons3
Shoplifting28
Other-crime2
Theft-from-the-person5
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location details

Location Details

Ashley Close

OS Reference: 523415, 213709
OS Grid Reference: TL234137
Latitude and Longitude: 51.807929862588, -0.20968272236231
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 33.7609 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Ashley Close

Map Number: 166
Map Name: Luton & Hertford
Welwyn Garden City
Welwyn Hatfield
Hertfordshire
South East
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