Blackthorn Close

Postcode: WD25 7EL

Blackthorn Close is a street in the settlement of Watford which is within the electoral area of Woodside Ward in the administration area of Watford District Council within Hertfordshire County Council located in the Eastern Euro Region of the UK.

Blackthorn Close is located 18.61 miles North West from the centre of London, 4.47 miles South West from the centre of St Albans, 12.5 miles South from the centre of Luton and 19.45 miles South East from the centre of Aylesbury.

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

WD25 7EL
Height

Height

The Central point of Blackthorn Close is approximately 98 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Area Code: 01923 - Watford
Area Code: 01442 - Hemel Hempstead
Area Code: 01727 - St Albans
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Greater than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 19.3
Median Speed: 7.5
Maximum Speed: >=30
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 36
water

Water and Drainage Details

Thames Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Blackthorn Close

48 Blackthorn Close
Sale Price: £315,000
Sale Date: 07/07/2015
5 Blackthorn Close
Sale Price: £326,000
Sale Date: 27/03/2015
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

Alban Wood Primary School and Nursery

Distance: 0.23 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 248
Address: The Brow, WD25 7NX
Telephone: 01923678240
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Blackthorn Close to Alban Wood Primary School and Nursery

Francis Combe Academy

Distance: 0.63 Kilometers
Type: Academy Sponsor Led
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 1117
Address: Horseshoe Lane, Garston, WD25 7HW
Telephone: 01923672964
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Blackthorn Close to Francis Combe Academy

Garston Manor School

Distance: 0.79 Kilometers
Type: Community Special School
Phase: Special
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 118
Address: Horseshoe Lane, Garston, WD25 7HR
Telephone: 01923673757
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Blackthorn Close to Garston Manor School

Parmiter's School

Distance: 0.89 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 1389
Address: High Elms Lane, Garston, WD25 0UU
Telephone: 01923671424
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Blackthorn Close to Parmiter's School
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Watford General Hospital

Address: Vicarage Road, Watford, WD18 0HB,
NHS Sector
West Hertfordshire Hospitals NHS Trust
Telephone: 01923 244366
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Distance: 5.59 (km)
Directions from Blackthorn Close to Watford General Hospital

Kingsley Green

Address: Harper Lane, Shenley, Radlett, WD7 9HQ,
Independent Sector
Hertfordshire Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust
Distance: 6.61 (km)
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Hemel Hempstead Hospital

Address: Hillfield Road, Hemel Hempstead, HP2 4AD,
NHS Sector
West Hertfordshire Hospitals NHS Trust
Telephone: 01442 213141
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Distance: 7.39 (km)
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Priory Hospital Hemel Hempstead

Address: Longcroft Lane, Felden, Hemel Hempstead,
Independent Sector
Priory Group Limited
Telephone: 01442 255 371
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Distance: 7.65 (km)
Directions from Blackthorn Close to Priory Hospital Hemel Hempstead
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: 0.28 (km)
Directions from Blackthorn Close to Abbotswood Medical Centre

Sheepcot Medical Centre

Address: Sheepcot Medical Centre, 6 Cunningham Way, Watford, Hertfordshire, WD25 7NL
Telephone: 01923 672451
Distance: 0.95 (km)
Directions from Blackthorn Close to Sheepcot Medical Centre

Vine House Health Centre

Address: Vine House Health Centre, 87-89 High Street, Abbots Langley, Hertfordshire, WD5 0AJ
Telephone: 01923 262363
Distance: 1.38 (km)
Directions from Blackthorn Close to Vine House Health Centre

Holywell at Langley House Hct

Address: 698 St.albans Road, Garston, Watford, Hertfordshire, WD25 9FG
Telephone: 01923 681167
Distance: 1.86 (km)
Directions from Blackthorn Close to Holywell at Langley House Hct
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

The Dental Practice

Address: The Dental Practice, 15 Katherine Place, College Road, Abbots Langley, Hertfordshire, WD5 0BT
Distance: 0.28 (km)
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Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 2 Abbots Road, Abbots Langley, Hertfordshire, WD5 0AZ
Distance: 1.53 (km)
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Garston Lodge Dental Practice

Address: Garston Lodge Dental Practice, 26 Garston Lane, Watford, Hertfordshire, WD25 9QL
Distance: 1.7 (km)
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Marc Friedmann and Associates

Address: Marc Friedmann and Associates, Dental Surgery, 452 St Albans Road, Watford, Hertfordshire, WD24 6PJ
Distance: 2.49 (km)
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Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Abbots Langley Library

High Street, Abbots Langley, WD50AP
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 1.47 Kilometres
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North Watford Library

St Albans Road, Watford, WD247RW
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 2.16 Kilometres
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Kings Langley Library

The Nap, Kings Langley, WD48ET
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 3.68 Kilometres
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Watford Library

Hempstead Road, Watford, WD173EU
Telephone:
Distance: 4.35 Kilometres
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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Garston (Hertfordshire) Station is 1.92 Kilometers away

Directions from Blackthorn Close 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

Watford North Station is 2.73 Kilometers away

Directions from Blackthorn Close to Watford North

Watford North 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 • Garston (Hertfordshire) • How Wood (Hertfordshire) • Park Street • St.Albans Abbey • Watford Junction

Bricket Wood Station is 2.94 Kilometers away

Directions from Blackthorn Close 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 4.37 Kilometers away

Directions from Blackthorn Close 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

Airports

Nearest Airports

London Luton Airport is 20.1 Kilometers away Directions from Blackthorn Close to London Luton Airport
London Heathrow Airport is 25.24 Kilometers away Directions from Blackthorn Close to London Heathrow Airport
London City Airport is 37.89 Kilometers away Directions from Blackthorn Close to London City Airport
Biggin Hill Airport is 50.6 Kilometers away Directions from Blackthorn Close to Biggin Hill Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Kew Pier is 24.94 Kilometers away
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Richmond St. Helena Pier is 27.49 Kilometers away
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Richmond Landing Stage is 27.69 Kilometers away
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Twickenham Hammertons Pier is 28.65 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Blackthorn Close is approximately 0.81 miles from the M1

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M1 J6/A405(T)/A405 - 1.5 Km Away
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Junction: M1 J6A/M25 J21 - 2.2 Km Away
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Junction: M25 J21A/A405(T)/A405 - 2.69 Km Away
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Junction: M25 J20/A41/A4251 - 2.97 Km Away
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In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Sweeney'S Budgens

57-59 High Street, Abbots Langley, Hertfordshire, WD5 0AE
Distance: 1.35 Kilometres
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Sainsburys

J Sainsbury Plc, North Western Avenue, Watford, WD25 9JS
Distance: 2.18 Kilometres
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Sainsbury's Local Petrol Station

J Sainsbury Plc, North Western Avenue, Watford, WD25 9JS
Distance: 2.18 Kilometres
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Asda Stores

Asda Stores Limited, St Albans Road, Watford, WD24 7RT
Distance: 2.32 Kilometres
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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Wildlife Centre

Attraction Name: Butterfly World
Distance: 3.32 (km)
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Nature Reserve

Attraction Name: Merlin's Wood Nature Reserve
Distance: 5.37 (km)
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Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Verulamivm Roman City Walls
Distance: 5.7 (km)
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Nature Reserve

Attraction Name: Horrocks Wood Nature Reserve
Distance: 5.83 (km)
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Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Watford District
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Town Hall
Watford
Hertfordshire
WD17 3EX
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 01923 226 400
County Council: Hertfordshire County
Address:
Within the electoral area of Woodside Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Watford
The Member of Parliament is Richard Harrington
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In the 2017 General Election Richard Harrington won with a majority of 2092 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 86507
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01023904
Ons Area Name:Watford 001A
Average Age : 38.26
Population: 1993.00
Male Population: 943.00 (47.32%)
Female Population: 1050.00 (52.68%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 38 (1.91%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
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Recent Crime in the Area

Violent-crime31
Possession-of-weapons10
Shoplifting2
Other-crime3
Other-theft18
Vehicle-crime24
Theft-from-the-person2
Criminal-damage-arson19
Public-order4
Burglary9
Bicycle-theft3
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location details

Location Details

Blackthorn Close

OS Reference: 510622, 201273
OS Grid Reference: TL106013
Latitude and Longitude: 51.698826074216, -0.39913924966435
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 24.6909 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Blackthorn Close

Map Number: 166
Map Name: Luton & Hertford
Woodside
Watford
Hertfordshire
South East
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