Avocet

Postcode: SG6 4TH

Avocet is a street in the settlement of Letchworth Garden City which is within the electoral area of Letchworth Grange Ward in the administration area of North Hertfordshire District Council within Hertfordshire County Council located in the Eastern Euro Region of the UK.

Avocet is located 34.58 miles North from the centre of London, 11.06 miles North East from the centre of Luton, 14.01 miles South East from the centre of Bedford and 17.39 miles North from the centre of St Albans.

Road Name:Avocet
Road Type:residential
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Postcodes for Avocet

SG6 4TH
SG6 4TQ
nearest tide point and watercourse

Tides and Rivers

Avocet is approximately 41.2897 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 75 metres above sea level

The nearest significant watercourse to Avocet is a river called Pix Brook which is approximately 0.638458 kilometres away
Height

Height

The Central point of Avocet is approximately 75 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Dialling Code: 01462
Telephone Exchange: LETCHWORTH - SMLH
Telephone Cabinet: P32
Fibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises: FTTC
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Less than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 25.7
Median Speed: 20
Maximum Speed: >=30
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 30
water

Water and Drainage Details

Anglian Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Avocet

45 Avocet
Sale Price: £335,000
Sale Date: 24/02/2017
31 Avocet
Sale Price: £290,000
Sale Date: 16/01/2017
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

Stonehill School

Distance: 0.12 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 235
Address: Western Close, SG6 4SZ
Telephone: 01462620262
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Avocet to Stonehill School

Northfields Infants and Nursery School

Distance: 0.56 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 222
Address: Burley, SG6 4PT
Telephone: 01462623388
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Avocet to Northfields Infants and Nursery School

Grange Junior School

Distance: 0.71 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 224
Address: Sparhawke, SG6 4PY
Telephone: 01462621444
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Avocet to Grange Junior School

Fairfield Park Lower School

Distance: 1.15 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 344
Address: Dickens Boulevard, Stotfold, SG5 4FD
Telephone: 01462830000
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Avocet to Fairfield Park Lower School
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Pinehill Hospital

Address: Benslow Lane, Hitchin, SG4 9QZ,
Independent Sector
Ramsay Healthcare UK Operations Limited
Telephone: 01462 422822
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Distance: 5.33 (km)
Directions from Avocet to Pinehill Hospital

Hampden House

Address: Elmside Walk, Hitchin, SG5 1HB,
NHS Sector
Hertfordshire Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01462 633666
Distance: 5.83 (km)
Directions from Avocet to Hampden House

Cygnet Hospital Stevenage

Address: Graveley Road, Stevenage,
Independent Sector
Cygnet Health Care Limited
Telephone: 01438 342942
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Distance: 7.49 (km)
Directions from Avocet to Cygnet Hospital Stevenage

Lister Hospital

Address: Coreys Mill Lane, Stevenage, SG1 4AB,
NHS Sector
East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust
Telephone: 01438 314333
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Distance: 7.93 (km)
Directions from Avocet to Lister Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Birchwood Surgery

Address: Birchwood Surgery, 232-240 Nevells Road, Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire, SG6 4UB
Telephone: 01462 705040
Distance: 1.49 (km)
Directions from Avocet to Birchwood Surgery

The Nevells Road Surgery

Address: Nevells Road Surgery, Nevells Road, Letchworth, Hertfordshire, SG6 4TS
Telephone: 0844 4771796
Distance: 1.57 (km)
Directions from Avocet to The Nevells Road Surgery

The Garden City Surgery

Address: Garden City Surgery, 59 Station Road, Letchworth, Hertfordshire, SG6 3BJ
Telephone: 01462 624000
Distance: 1.7 (km)
Directions from Avocet to The Garden City Surgery

Larksfield Surgery Medical Partnership

Address: Larksfield Surgery, Arlesey Road, Stotfold, Hitchin, Hertfordshire, SG5 4HB
Telephone: 01462 732200
Distance: 2.49 (km)
Directions from Avocet to Larksfield Surgery Medical Partnership
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Purleys

Address: Purleys, 185 Nevells Road, Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire, SG6 4TS
Distance: 1.57 (km)
Directions from Avocet to Purleys

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 49c Station Road, Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire, SG6 3BQ
Distance: 1.71 (km)
Directions from Avocet to Dental Surgery

107 Norton Way South

Address: 107 Norton Way South, Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire, SG6 1NY
Distance: 1.79 (km)
Directions from Avocet to 107 Norton Way South

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 12a Eastcheap, Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire, SG6 3DE
Distance: 1.83 (km)
Directions from Avocet to Dental Surgery
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Letchworth Library

Central Library, Broadway, Letchworth, SG63PF
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 2.02 Kilometres
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Directions from Avocet to Letchworth Library

Stotfold Library

Hitchin Road, Stotfold, SG54HP
Telephone:
Distance: 2.27 Kilometres
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Baldock Library

Simpson Drive, Baldock, SG76DH
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 3.31 Kilometres
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Hitchin Library

Paynes Park, Hitchin, SG51EW
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 6.12 Kilometres
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Directions from Avocet to Hitchin Library

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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Watton-At-Stone Station is 17.26 Kilometers away

Directions from Avocet 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

Luton Airport Parkway Station is 17.55 Kilometers away

Directions from Avocet to Luton Airport Parkway

Luton Airport Parkway station is operated by Govia Thameslink Railway in the Luton South area on the St Pancras - Bedford stretch of line.

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

Luton Station is 17.56 Kilometers away

Directions from Avocet to Luton

Luton station is operated by Govia Thameslink Railway in the Luton South area on the St Pancras - Bedford stretch of line.

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

Flitwick Station is 17.91 Kilometers away

Directions from Avocet to Flitwick

Flitwick station is operated by Govia Thameslink Railway in the Mid Bedfordshire 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 • Gatwick Airport • Hackbridge • Harlington • Harpenden • 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

Airports

Nearest Airports

London Luton Airport is 16.13 Kilometers away Directions from Avocet to London Luton Airport
London Stansted Airport is 35.78 Kilometers away Directions from Avocet to London Stansted Airport
Cambridge Airport is 36.65 Kilometers away Directions from Avocet to Cambridge Airport
London City Airport is 57.88 Kilometers away Directions from Avocet to London City Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Blackfriars Pier is 54.49 Kilometers away
Directions from Avocet to Blackfriars Pier
Savoy Pier is 54.56 Kilometers away
Directions from Avocet to Savoy Pier
Embankment Pier is 54.7 Kilometers away
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Festival Pier is 54.82 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Avocet is approximately 1.44 miles from the A1M

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: A1(M) J10/A1(T)/A507 - 2.82 Km Away
Directions from Avocet to A1(M) J10/A1(T)/A507
Junction: A1(M) J9/A505/B197 - 4.04 Km Away
Directions from Avocet to A1(M) J9/A505/B197
Junction: A1(M) J8/A602/B197 - 7.48 Km Away
Directions from Avocet to A1(M) J8/A602/B197
Junction: A1(M) J7/A602 - 12.06 Km Away
Directions from Avocet to A1(M) J7/A602

In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Aujla Superstore

7-8 The Parade, Southfields, Letchworth Garden City, SG6 4NB
Distance: 0.63 Kilometres
Directions from Avocet to Aujla Superstore

Tesco Stores Ltd

Pelican Way, Letchworth Garden City, SG6 4NG
Distance: 0.67 Kilometres
Directions from Avocet to Tesco Stores Ltd

Morrisons Supermarkets plc

Morrisons Superstore, Broadway, Letchworth, SG6 3TS
Distance: 1.83 Kilometres
Directions from Avocet to Morrisons Supermarkets plc

Sainsbury's

46-48 Eastcheap, Letchworth Garden City, SG6 3DD
Distance: 1.92 Kilometres
Directions from Avocet to Sainsbury's

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Standalone Farm Centre
Distance: 0.12 (km)
Directions from Avocet to Standalone Farm Centre

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Stotfold Mill
Distance: 2.51 (km)
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Museum

Attraction Name: Letchworth Museum & Art Gallery, First Garden City Heritage Museum
Distance: 3.1 (km)
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Museum

Attraction Name: Stondon Transport Museum
Distance: 6.1 (km)
Directions from Avocet to Stondon Transport Museum

Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of North Hertfordshire District
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Council Offices
Gernon Road
Letchworth Garden City
Hertfordshire
SG6 3JF
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 01462 474000
County Council: Hertfordshire County
Address:
Within the electoral area of Letchworth Grange Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of North East Hertfordshire
The Member of Parliament is Heald, Oliver
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01023635
Ons Area Name:North Hertfordshire 003A
Average Age : 43.55
Population: 1476.00
Male Population: 705.00 (47.76%)
Female Population: 771.00 (52.24%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 15 (1.02%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
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Baldock, Letchworth Grange and Wilbury, Letchworth South East, Letchworth Town Centre and South West

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Telephone: 101
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Recent Crime in the Area

Possession-of-weapons3
Violent-crime22
Criminal-damage-arson2
Shoplifting8
Vehicle-crime7
Other-theft7
Public-order4
Drugs4
Other-crime2
Robbery2
Burglary2
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location details

Location Details

Avocet

OS Reference: 521352, 234398
OS Grid Reference: TL214344
Latitude and Longitude: 51.99432654731, -0.23230885787753
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 41.2897 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Avocet

Map Number: 153
Map Name: Bedford & Huntingdon
Grange Estate
North Hertfordshire
Hertfordshire
South East
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