Birch Close

Postcode: TN11 9DU

Birch Close is a street in the settlement of Tonbridge governed by Hildenborough Civil Parish council which is within the electoral area of Hildenborough Ward in the administration area of Tonbridge and Malling District Council within Kent County Council located in the South East Euro Region of the UK.

Birch Close is located 25.39 miles South East from the centre of London, 12.75 miles South West from the centre of Maidstone, 25.2 miles North from the centre of Lewes and 31.65 miles North East from the centre of Brighton.

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

TN11 9DU
Height

Height

The Central point of Birch Close is approximately 29 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Area Code: 01732 - Sevenoaks
Area Code: 01892 - Tunbridge Wells
Area Code: 01959 - Westerham
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Greater than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 27.8
Median Speed: 20.5
Maximum Speed: >=30
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 10
water

Water and Drainage Details

Southern Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Birch Close

5 Birch Close
Sale Price: £550,000
Sale Date: 08/06/2017
3 Birch Close
Sale Price: £327,500
Sale Date: 15/11/2013
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

Stocks Green Primary School

Distance: 0.24 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 217
Address: Leigh Road, Hildenborough, TN11 9AE
Telephone: 01732832758
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birch Close to Stocks Green Primary School

Hildenborough Church of England Primary School

Distance: 1.09 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Controlled School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 207
Address: Riding Lane, Hildenborough, TN11 9HY
Telephone: 01732833394
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birch Close to Hildenborough Church of England Primary School

Long Mead Community Primary School

Distance: 1.86 Kilometers
Type: Foundation School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 175
Address: Waveney Road, TN10 3JU
Telephone: 01732350601
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birch Close to Long Mead Community Primary School

St Margaret Clitherow Catholic Primary School

Distance: 1.86 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 356
Address: Trench Road, TN11 9NG
Telephone: 01732358000
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birch Close to St Margaret Clitherow Catholic Primary School
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Tonbridge Cottage Hospital

Address: Tonbridge Cottage Hospital, Vauxhall Lane, Tonbridge, TN11 0NE,
NHS Sector
Kent Community Health NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01732 353653
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Distance: 3.85 (km)
Directions from Birch Close to Tonbridge Cottage Hospital

Cygnet Hospital Godden Green

Address: Cygnet Hospital Godden Green, Godden Green, Sevenoaks, TN15 0JR,
NHS Sector
Cygnet Health Care Limited
Telephone: 01732 763 491
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Distance: 7.13 (km)
Directions from Birch Close to Cygnet Hospital Godden Green

Kent and Sussex Hospital

Address: THIS HOSPITAL HAS CLOSED, PLEASE VISIT THE TUNBRIDGE WELLS HOSPITAL, PEMBURY, TN2 4QJ,
NHS Sector
Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust
Telephone: 0845 155 1000
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Distance: 7.82 (km)
Directions from Birch Close to Kent and Sussex Hospital

Tunbridge Wells Hospital at Pembury

Address: Tunbridge Wells Hospital, Pembury, Tunbridge Wells, TN2 4QJ,
NHS Sector
Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust
Telephone: 01892 823535
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Distance: 7.82 (km)
Directions from Birch Close to Tunbridge Wells Hospital at Pembury
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Hildenborough Medical Group

Address: The Hildenborough Med.ctr, Westwood, Tonbridge Road, Hildenborough, Kent, TN11 9HL
Telephone: 01732 838777
Distance: 0.78 (km)
Directions from Birch Close to Hildenborough Medical Group

Homeopathy Gpwsi

Address: The Tonbridge Clinic, 339 Shipbourne Road, Tonbridge, Kent, TN10 3EU
Telephone: 07875 960191
Distance: 2.45 (km)
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Dermatology Ja Swk

Address: Warders Medical Centre, East Street, Tonbridge, Kent, TN9 1LA
Telephone: 01732 770088
Distance: 2.59 (km)
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Warders Medical Centre

Address: Warders Medical Centre, East Street, Tonbridge, Kent, TN9 1LA
Telephone: 01732 770088
Distance: 2.59 (km)
Directions from Birch Close to Warders Medical Centre
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, Andrew House, 13 London Road, Tonbridge, Kent, TN10 3AB
Distance: 2.21 (km)
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Riverside Dental Surgery

Address: Riverside Dental Surgery, 112 Barden Road, Tonbridge, Kent, TN9 1UJ
Distance: 2.21 (km)
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155 High Street

Address: 155 High Street, Tonbridge, Kent, TN9 1BX
Distance: 2.34 (km)
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19 Lyons Crescent

Address: 19 Lyons Crescent, Tonbridge, Kent, TN9 1EX
Distance: 2.52 (km)
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Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Hildenborough Library

3 Riding Lane, Hildenborough, Tonbridge, TN119HX
Telephone: 01732 838729
Distance: 1.05 Kilometres
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Tonbridge Library

Avebury Avenue, Tonbridge, TN91TG
Telephone: 08458 247200
Distance: 2.47 Kilometres
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Tonbridge North Library

5 York Parade, Tonbridge, TN103NP
Telephone: 01732 351918
Distance: 2.56 Kilometres
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Southborough Library

Yew Tree Road, Southborough, Tunbridge Wells, TN40BA
Telephone: 08458 247200
Distance: 6.05 Kilometres
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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Hildenborough Station is 1.47 Kilometers away

Directions from Birch Close to Hildenborough

Hildenborough station is operated by Southeastern in the Tonbridge and Malling area on the Chislehurst - Tonbridge stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Ashford International • Battle • Cannon Street • Canterbury West • Charing Cross • Chartham • Chelsfield • Chilham • Crowhurst • Deal • Dover Priory • Dunton Green • Etchingham • Folkestone Central • Folkestone West • Frant • Hastings • Headcorn • High Brooms • Knockholt • London Bridge • Marden • Martin Mill • Minster • New Cross • Orpington • Paddock Wood • Pluckley • Ramsgate • Robertsbridge • Sandling • Sandwich • Sevenoaks • St.Leonards Warrior Square • Staplehurst • Stonegate • Sturry • Tonbridge • Tunbridge Wells • Wadhurst • Walmer • Waterloo (East) • West St Leonards • Westenhanger • Wye

Tonbridge Station is 2.54 Kilometers away

Directions from Birch Close to Tonbridge

Tonbridge station is operated by Southeastern in the Tonbridge and Malling area on the Tonbridge - Continental Jcn stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Ashford International • Aylesford • Battle • Beltring • Cannon Street • Canterbury West • Charing Cross • Chartham • Chelsfield • Chilham • Clapham Junction • Coulsdon South • Crowhurst • Cuxton • Deal • Dover Priory • Dunton Green • East Croydon • East Farleigh • Edenbridge • Etchingham • Folkestone Central • Folkestone West • Frant • Godstone • Halling • Hastings • Headcorn • High Brooms • Hildenborough • Knockholt • Leigh (Kent) • London Bridge • Maidstone Barracks • Maidstone West • Marden • Martin Mill • Merstham • Minster • New Cross • New Cross Gate • New Hythe • Norwood Junction • Nutfield • Orpington • Paddock Wood • Penshurst • Pluckley • Purley • Ramsgate • Redhill • Robertsbridge • Sandling • Sandwich • Sevenoaks • Snodland • St.Leonards Warrior Square • Staplehurst • Stonegate • Strood • Sturry • Tunbridge Wells • Victoria • Wadhurst • Walmer • Wateringbury • Waterloo (East) • West St Leonards • Westenhanger • Wye • Yalding

Leigh (Kent) Station is 2.95 Kilometers away

Directions from Birch Close to Leigh (Kent)

Leigh (Kent) station is operated by Govia Thameslink Railway in the Tonbridge and Malling area on the Redhill - Tonbridge stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Clapham Junction • Coulsdon South • East Croydon • Edenbridge • Godstone • London Bridge • Merstham • New Cross Gate • Norwood Junction • Nutfield • Penshurst • Purley • Redhill • Tonbridge • Victoria

Penshurst Station is 5.2 Kilometers away

Directions from Birch Close to Penshurst

Penshurst station is operated by Govia Thameslink Railway in the Tonbridge and Malling area on the Redhill - Tonbridge stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Clapham Junction • Coulsdon South • East Croydon • Edenbridge • Godstone • Leigh (Kent) • London Bridge • Merstham • New Cross Gate • Norwood Junction • Nutfield • Purley • Redhill • Tonbridge • Victoria

Airports

Nearest Airports

Biggin Hill Airport is 20.25 Kilometers away Directions from Birch Close to Biggin Hill Airport
London Gatwick Airport is 29.06 Kilometers away Directions from Birch Close to London Gatwick Airport
London City Airport is 35.62 Kilometers away Directions from Birch Close to London City Airport
London Southend Airport is 51.08 Kilometers away Directions from Birch Close to London Southend Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Gravesend Pier is 27.71 Kilometers away
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Tilbury Ferry Terminal is 28.2 Kilometers away
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Woolwich Arsenal Pier is 34.13 Kilometers away
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Woolwich Ferry South Pier is 34.35 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Birch Close is approximately 0.93 miles from the A21

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M25 J5/M26/A21(T)/A25 - 11.7 Km Away
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Junction: M26 J2A/A20 - 12.12 Km Away
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Junction: M20 J2/A20/A227 - 12.38 Km Away
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Junction: M20 J2/A20 - 12.6 Km Away
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In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Iceland Foods Plc

Iceland Frozen Foods, Botany, Tonbridge, Kent, TN9 1SA
Distance: 2.5 Kilometres
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Lidl Foodstores

5-8 Quarry Hill Road, Tonbridge, Kent, TN9 2RH
Distance: 2.55 Kilometres
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Co-Op

11 York Parade, Tonbridge, Kent, TN10 3NP
Distance: 2.56 Kilometres
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Waitrose

Sovereign Way, Tonbridge, Kent, TN9 1RG
Distance: 2.58 Kilometres
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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Castle

Attraction Name: Tonbridge Castle
Distance: 1.13 (km)
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Country Park

Attraction Name: Haysden Country Park
Distance: 2.13 (km)
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Landmark or Antiquity

Attraction Name: Tonbridge Castle
Distance: 2.21 (km)
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Garden

Attraction Name: Riverhill House Garden
Distance: 4.94 (km)
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Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Tonbridge and Malling District
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Gibson Building
Gibson Drive
Kings Hill
West Malling
Send Mail
Telephone Number: ME19 4LZ
County Council: Kent County
Address:
Within the electoral area of Hildenborough Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Tonbridge and Malling
The Member of Parliament is Thomas Tugendhat
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In the 2017 General Election Thomas Tugendhat won with a majority of 23508 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 77417
Within the area of Hildenborough Civil Parish Council
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01024752
Ons Area Name:Tonbridge and Malling 010B
Average Age : 42.88
Population: 1662.00
Male Population: 815.00 (49.04%)
Female Population: 847.00 (50.96%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 3 (0.18%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
Find a Local Neighbourhood Watch Scheme

Our area is both residential and commercial, including St. Thomas, Port Tennant, and the SA1 Waterfront area.

We have two schools on the patch - St. Thomas Community School and Danygraig Primary School, numerous community access points and some lovely parks.

Our role is to provide high visibility and accessable Policing within our community.  Please use our mobile phone numbers to contact us however if you are reporting an incident please use 101 (non-emergency) / 999 (emergency).

Visit Police Website
Telephone: 101 or contact named
Policing Links:
Ourbobby.com

Recent Crime in the Area

Vehicle-crime1
Burglary2
Bicycle-theft1
Other-crime1
Other-theft5
Theft-from-the-person2
Violent-crime14
Criminal-damage-arson1
Drugs1
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location details

Location Details

Birch Close

OS Reference: 556999, 147844
OS Grid Reference: TQ570478
Latitude and Longitude: 51.207678445681, 0.24780908267347
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 18.4344 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Birch Close

Map Number: 188
Map Name: Maidstone & The Weald of Kent
Hildenborough
Tonbridge and Malling
Kent
South East
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