Black Boy Wood

Postcode: AL2 3LJ

Black Boy Wood is a street in the settlement of Watford governed by St. Stephen Civil Parish council which is within the electoral area of Park Street Ward in the administration area of St. Albans District Council within Hertfordshire County Council located in the Eastern Euro Region of the UK.

Black Boy Wood is located 17.86 miles North West from the centre of London, 3.29 miles South from the centre of St Albans, 12.24 miles South from the centre of Luton and 20.84 miles East from the centre of Aylesbury.

Road Name:Black Boy Wood
Road Type:residential
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Station Road

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Postcodes for Black Boy Wood

AL2 3LJ
AL2 3LL
AL2 3LN
AL2 3LW
nearest tide point and watercourse

Tides and Rivers

Black Boy Wood is approximately 24.7366 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 81 metres above sea level

The nearest significant watercourse to Black Boy Wood is a river called River Colne which is approximately 1.06731 kilometres away
Height

Height

The Central point of Black Boy Wood is approximately 81 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Dialling Code: 01923
Telephone Exchange: GARSTON - LWGAR
Telephone Cabinet: P30
Fibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises: FTTC
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Less than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 17.4
Median Speed: 4.1
Maximum Speed: >=30
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 14
water

Water and Drainage Details

Thames Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Black Boy Wood

18 Black Boy Wood
Sale Price: £555,000
Sale Date: 30/03/2017
26 Black Boy Wood
Sale Price: £302,500
Sale Date: 19/10/2012
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

Mount Pleasant Lane Junior Mixed and Infant School and Nursery

Distance: 1.11 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 348
Address: Mount Pleasant Lane, Bricket Wood, AL2 3XA
Telephone: 01923672729
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Black Boy Wood to Mount Pleasant Lane Junior Mixed and Infant School and Nursery

Coates Way JMI and Nursery School

Distance: 1.8 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 230
Address: Coates Way, Garston, WD25 9NW
Telephone: 01923670341
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Black Boy Wood to Coates Way JMI and Nursery School

Saint Michael's Catholic High School

Distance: 1.88 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 1136
Address: High Elms Lane, Garston, WD25 0SS
Telephone: 01923673760
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Black Boy Wood to Saint Michael's Catholic High School

How Wood Primary and Nursery School

Distance: 1.9 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 217
Address: Spooners Drive, Park Street, AL2 2HU
Telephone: 01727768885
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Black Boy Wood to How Wood Primary and Nursery School
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Kingsley Green

Address: Harper Lane, Shenley, Radlett, WD7 9HQ,
Independent Sector
Hertfordshire Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust
Distance: 3.83 (km)
Directions from Black Boy Wood to Kingsley Green

St Albans City Hospital

Address: Waverley Road, St. Albans, AL3 5PN,
NHS Sector
West Hertfordshire Hospitals NHS Trust
Telephone: 01727 866122
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Distance: 6.08 (km)
Directions from Black Boy Wood to St Albans City Hospital

Watford General Hospital

Address: Vicarage Road, Watford, WD18 0HB,
NHS Sector
West Hertfordshire Hospitals NHS Trust
Telephone: 01923 244366
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Distance: 7.01 (km)
Directions from Black Boy Wood to Watford General Hospital

Spire Bushey Hospital

Address: Heathbourne Road, Bushey Heath, Bushey, WD23 1RD,
Independent Sector
Spire Healthcare
Telephone: 020 8901 5572
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Distance: 7.87 (km)
Directions from Black Boy Wood to Spire Bushey Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Abbotswood Medical Centre

Address: Abbotswood Medical Centre, 12 Katherine Place, College Road, Abbots Langley, Herts, WD5 0BT
Telephone: 01923 673060
Distance: 3.03 (km)
Directions from Black Boy Wood to Abbotswood Medical Centre

Midway Surgery

Address: The Midway Surgery, 93 Watford Road, St.albans, Hertfordshire, AL2 3JX
Telephone: 01727 832125
Distance: 3.11 (km)
Directions from Black Boy Wood to Midway Surgery

Holywell at Langley House Hct

Address: 698 St.albans Road, Garston, Watford, Hertfordshire, WD25 9FG
Telephone: 01923 681167
Distance: 3.26 (km)
Directions from Black Boy Wood to Holywell at Langley House Hct

Midway at Langley House Hct

Address: 698 St.albans Road, Garston, Watford, Hertfordshire, WD25 9FG
Telephone: 01923 681167
Distance: 3.26 (km)
Directions from Black Boy Wood to Midway at Langley House Hct
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

65 Oakwood Road

Address: 65 Oakwood Road, Bricket Wood, St Albans, Hertfordshire, AL2 3QB
Distance: 0.51 (km)
Directions from Black Boy Wood to 65 Oakwood Road

Garston Lodge Dental Practice

Address: Garston Lodge Dental Practice, 26 Garston Lane, Watford, Hertfordshire, WD25 9QL
Distance: 2.57 (km)
Directions from Black Boy Wood to Garston Lodge Dental Practice

The Dental Practice

Address: The Dental Practice, 15 Katherine Place, College Road, Abbots Langley, Hertfordshire, WD5 0BT
Distance: 3.03 (km)
Directions from Black Boy Wood to The Dental Practice

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 69 Watford Road, Radlett, Hertfordshire, WD7 8LU
Distance: 3.38 (km)
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Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

North Watford Library

St Albans Road, Watford, WD247RW
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 3.68 Kilometres
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Directions from Black Boy Wood to North Watford Library

Radlett Library

1 Aldenham Avenue, Radlett, WD78HL
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 4 Kilometres
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Abbots Langley Library

High Street, Abbots Langley, WD50AP
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 4.07 Kilometres
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London Colney Library

Community Centre, Caledon Road, London Colney, AL21PU
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 4.6 Kilometres
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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Bricket Wood Station is 0.13 Kilometers away

Directions from Black Boy Wood to Bricket Wood

Bricket Wood station is operated by London Midland Trains in the St. Albans area on the Watford Junction - St Albans Abbey stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Garston (Hertfordshire) • How Wood (Hertfordshire) • Park Street • St.Albans Abbey • Watford Junction • Watford North

How Wood (Hertfordshire) Station is 1.7 Kilometers away

Directions from Black Boy Wood to How Wood (Hertfordshire)

How Wood (Hertfordshire) station is operated by London Midland Trains in the St. Albans area on the Watford Junction - St Albans Abbey stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Bricket Wood • Garston (Hertfordshire) • Park Street • St.Albans Abbey • Watford Junction • Watford North

Park Street Station is 2.57 Kilometers away

Directions from Black Boy Wood to Park Street

Park Street station is operated by London Midland Trains in the St. Albans area on the Watford Junction - St Albans Abbey stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Bricket Wood • Garston (Hertfordshire) • How Wood (Hertfordshire) • St.Albans Abbey • Watford Junction • Watford North

Garston (Hertfordshire) Station is 2.6 Kilometers away

Directions from Black Boy Wood to Garston (Hertfordshire)

Garston (Hertfordshire) station is operated by London Midland Trains in the Watford area on the Watford Junction - St Albans Abbey stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Bricket Wood • How Wood (Hertfordshire) • Park Street • St.Albans Abbey • Watford Junction • Watford North

Airports

Nearest Airports

London Luton Airport is 19.32 Kilometers away Directions from Black Boy Wood to London Luton Airport
London Heathrow Airport is 26.51 Kilometers away Directions from Black Boy Wood to London Heathrow Airport
London City Airport is 36.12 Kilometers away Directions from Black Boy Wood to London City Airport
London Stansted Airport is 47.35 Kilometers away Directions from Black Boy Wood to London Stansted Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Kew Pier is 24.94 Kilometers away
Directions from Black Boy Wood to Kew Pier
Savoy Pier is 27.5 Kilometers away
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Embankment Pier is 27.57 Kilometers away
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Richmond St. Helena Pier is 27.73 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Black Boy Wood is approximately 0.46 miles from the M25

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M25 J21A/A405(T)/A405 - 1.22 Km Away
Directions from Black Boy Wood to M25 J21A/A405(T)/A405
Junction: M1 J6/A405(T)/A405 - 1.45 Km Away
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Junction: M1 J6A/M25 J21 - 2.05 Km Away
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Junction: M1 J5/A41/A4008 - 3.92 Km Away
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In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Co-operative Group

Co-op Store, 140-142 The Gossamers, Watford, WD25 9AD
Distance: 3.05 Kilometres
Directions from Black Boy Wood to Co-operative Group

Sainsburys

J Sainsbury Plc, North Western Avenue, Watford, WD25 9JS
Distance: 3.33 Kilometres
Directions from Black Boy Wood to Sainsburys

Sainsbury's Local Petrol Station

J Sainsbury Plc, North Western Avenue, Watford, WD25 9JS
Distance: 3.33 Kilometres
Directions from Black Boy Wood to Sainsbury's Local Petrol Station

Asda Stores

Asda Stores Limited, St Albans Road, Watford, WD24 7RT
Distance: 3.57 Kilometres
Directions from Black Boy Wood to Asda Stores

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Wildlife Centre

Attraction Name: Butterfly World
Distance: 2.4 (km)
Directions from Black Boy Wood to Butterfly World

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Verulamivm Roman City Walls
Distance: 4.18 (km)
Directions from Black Boy Wood to Verulamivm Roman City Walls

Museum

Attraction Name: Verulamivm Museum
Distance: 4.93 (km)
Directions from Black Boy Wood to Verulamivm Museum

Historic Place of Worship

Attraction Name: Cathedral and Abbey Church of St Alban
Distance: 5.03 (km)
Directions from Black Boy Wood to Cathedral and Abbey Church of St Alban

Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of St. Albans District
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Civic Centre
St Peters Street
St Albans
Hertfordshire
AL1 3JE
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 01727 866 100
County Council: Hertfordshire County
Address:
Within the electoral area of Park Street Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of St Albans
The Member of Parliament is Main, Anne
Within the area of St. Stephen Civil Parish Council
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01023717
Ons Area Name:St Albans 020A
Average Age : 41.55
Population: 1232.00
Male Population: 605.00 (49.11%)
Female Population: 627.00 (50.89%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 3 (0.24%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
Find a Local Neighbourhood Watch Scheme

Ashley and Cunningham, Colney Fields and London Colney, St Stephen and Park Street

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Telephone: 101
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Recent Crime in the Area

Public-order1
Other-theft5
Burglary5
Violent-crime4
Vehicle-crime3
Criminal-damage-arson1
Drugs1
Possession-of-weapons1
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location details

Location Details

Black Boy Wood

OS Reference: 513371, 202084
OS Grid Reference: TL134021
Latitude and Longitude: 51.705567082266, -0.35911086294513
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 24.7366 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Black Boy Wood

Map Number: 166
Map Name: Luton & Hertford
Smug Oak
St. Albans
Hertfordshire
South East
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