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The Downs in Hatfield

The Downs is a Street in the Hertfordshire town of Hatfield and measures approximately 410 metres long.

The average house in The Downs sells for £276,000.00

There are 29 other streets named The Downs in Great Britain.

The Downs is within the area of Welwyn Hatfield District (B) Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax and the local parish council is Hatfield.

The Downs has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 43017220 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of The Downs is roughly 101.70 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 105.90 and the lowest point being 97.10. A change of 8.80 metres.

Average House Prices for The Downs
YearSalesAverage House Price
20182£225,500.
20172£307,000.
20162£295,500.

The Downs has the postcodes of AL10 8JP, AL10 8JW and AL10 8JX.

The Downs is located within the county of Hertfordshire which is in the East of England region of the UK. 18.03 miles North from the centre of London, 4.56 miles East from the centre of St Albans, 11.88 miles South East from the centre of Luton and 25.26 miles East from the centre of Aylesbury.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for The Downs

Sunrise05:05
Sunset20:48

We have found postcodes for The Downs.

AL10 8JP
AL10 8JW
AL10 8JX

Latest Weather Conditions for The Downs

Observed at Weather Station:Rothamsted 16 May 2021 at 14:00 (6.77 miles away)
Current Weather:Clear night
Temperature and Humidity:13.5°C (65.2%)
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Budget Hotels near The Downs Hatfield

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Travelodge Hatfield Central
Address:Hatfield Business Park, Comet Way, Hatfield, AL10 0XR
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2: Name:Premier Inn Hatfield
Address:Comet Way, Lemsford Road
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3: Name:Holiday Inn Express St. Albans - M25, Jct.22
Address:Colney Field Retail Park
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4: Name:Premier Inn Welwyn Garden City
Address:Stanborough Road
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5: Name:Travelodge Welwyn Garden City
Address:Gate House, Fretherne Rd, Welwyn Garden City, AL8 6RD
Telephone:0871 984 6536 Learn More
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Mortgage Calculator for the Lowest Priced Property on The Downs
Total Price of Property£220,000
Minimum Deposit£11,000.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£641.67
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£1,101.37
Mortgage Calculator for the Highest Priced Property on The Downs
Total Price of Property£307,000
Minimum Deposit£15,350.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£895.42
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£1,536.91
Mortgage Calculator for the Average Priced Property on The Downs
Total Price of Property£276,000
Minimum Deposit£13,800.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£805.00
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£1,381.72
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of The Downs above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
101.7097.10105.908.80

Frequently asked Questions for The Downs

What Council (Local Authority) is The Downs in?

The Downs is located within the local authority area of Welwyn Hatfield Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is The Downs in?

The Downs is located within the area of Hatfield Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is The Downs in?

The Downs is located within the ward of Welham Green and Hatfield South.

What County is The Downs in?

The Downs is located within the ceremonial county of Hertfordshire.

What Constituency is The Downs in?

The Downs is located within the constituency of Welwyn Hatfield.

What Part of the UK is The Downs in?

The Downs is located within the East of England region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is The Downs in?

The Downs is located within the Hertfordshire Council area.

What Police Force area is The Downs in?

The Downs is located within the Hertfordshire Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for The Downs

1 The Downs, Hatfield, Hatfield, AL10 8JW, 13 The Downs, Hatfield, Hatfield, AL10 8JW,
4 The Downs, Hatfield, Hatfield, AL10 8JP, 15 The Downs, Hatfield, Hatfield, AL10 8JW,
5 The Downs, Hatfield, AL10 8JW, 24 The Downs, Hatfield, AL10 8JX,
5 The Downs, Hatfield, Hatfield, AL10 8JW, 25 The Downs, Hatfield, AL10 8JW,
7 The Downs, Hatfield, AL10 8JW, 26 The Downs, Hatfield, AL10 8JX,
12 The Downs, Hatfield, AL10 8JP, 28 The Downs, Hatfield, AL10 8JX,
12 The Downs, Hatfield, Hatfield, AL10 8JP,

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Location Details

The Downs
Map showing the location of The Downs
Latitude51.749045
Longitude-0.232024
OS Easting (X):522033
OS Northing (Y):207123
OS Grid Reference:TL220071

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for The Downs

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00121545
ONS Area NameAsian Terraces and Flats
Average Age34.59
Area Population1334.00
Male Population713.00 (53%)
Female Population621.00 (47%)
Benefit Claimants19 (1%)
LSOA Code:E01023937
LSOA Name:Welwyn Hatfield 013E
SOA Code:7a
SOA Name:Urban cultural mix
MSOA Code:E02004992
MSOA Name:Welwyn Hatfield 013
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Nearest Supermarkets

Asda Hatfield
98 Town Centre, Hatfield, AL10 0JP
01707 630800
Distance: 0.98 Miles
Directions from The Downs to Asda Hatfield
Iceland Hatfield
74/78 Town Centre, Hatfield, Hertfordshire, AL10 0JW
01707265543
Distance: 1.03 Miles
Directions from The Downs to Iceland Hatfield
Tesco Hatfield Extra
Mount Pleasant, Oldings Corner, Hatfield, AL9 5JY
0345 677 9344
Distance: 1.95 Miles
Directions from The Downs to Tesco Hatfield Extra
Tesco St Albans Jersey Farm Express
St Bredlades Place, Jersey Farm Estate, St Albans, AL4 9RG
0345 026 9165
Distance: 3.17 Miles
Directions from The Downs to Tesco St Albans Jersey Farm Express

 Telephone Information

Dialling CodeTelephone ExchangeTelephone CabinetFibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises
01707HATFIELD - LNHATP21FTTC

 Broadband Information

Speed Average Speed Median Speed Maximum Speed Next-generation access (NGA) Number of Connections
Greater than 2 Mbps 14.2 8.1 >=30 Y 5

 Recent House Sales in The Downs

Address21 The Downs, Hertfordshire, AL10 8JW.
Sale DateThu 27 Sep 2018
Sale Price£231,000
Type of PropertyTerraced
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address21 The Downs, Hertfordshire, AL10 8JW.
Sale DateWed 31 Jan 2018
Sale Price£220,000
Type of PropertyTerraced
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address5 The Downs, Hertfordshire, AL10 8JW.
Sale DateFri 23 Jun 2017
Sale Price£307,000
Type of PropertyTerraced
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address5 The Downs, Hertfordshire, AL10 8JW.
Sale DateMon 30 Oct 2017
Sale Price£307,000
Type of PropertyTerraced
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address28 The Downs, Hertfordshire, AL10 8JX.
Sale DateFri 19 Aug 2016
Sale Price£286,000
Type of PropertyTerraced
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address26 The Downs, Hertfordshire, AL10 8JX.
Sale DateMon 14 Nov 2016
Sale Price£305,000
Type of PropertyTerraced
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Welwyn Hatfield Council
Visit the Council's Website
Council Offices, The Campus, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, AL8 6AE
Send email
Telephone Number: 01707 357 000
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Welwyn Hatfield
The Member of Parliament is Grant Shapps
Details for the MP Grant Shapps on parliament.uk
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In the 2019 General Election Grant Shapps won with a majority of 10,955 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 74,892
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Welham Green and Hatfield South Ward
Parish: Hatfield Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Hertfordshire

Nearest Car Parks

High View Car Park
High View, Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Hatfield
AL10 8HZ
Distance: 0.10 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
McDonald Court Car Park
High View, Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Hatfield
AL10 8HR
Distance: 0.10 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
Bishops Rise Car Park
Bishops Rise, Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Hatfield
AL10 9BY
Distance: 0.15 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
Aldykes Car Park
Aldykes, Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Hatfield
AL10 8FD
Distance: 0.61 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
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Nearest Schools

De Havilland Primary School
Distance: 0.18 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 4 Inadequate ( Inspected 29/09/2019)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 485
Address: De Havilland Primary School, Travellers Lane, AL10 8TQ
Head: Andrew Peck (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Downs to De Havilland Primary School
University of Hertfordshire
Distance: 0.51 Miles
Ofsted Score: 4 Inadequate ( Inspected )
Address: University of Hertfordshire, Hatfield Campus, College Lane, AL10 9AB
Head: Professor Quintin McKellar (Vice Chancellor)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Downs to University of Hertfordshire
Oak View Primary and Nursery School
Distance: 0.61 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 24/01/2014)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 421
Address: Oak View Primary and Nursery School, Woods Avenue, AL10 8NW
Head: Mrs Yvonne Davis (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Downs to Oak View Primary and Nursery School
St Philip Howard Catholic Primary School
Distance: 0.66 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 10/12/2014)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 459
Address: St Philip Howard Catholic Primary School, Woods Avenue, AL10 8NN
Head: Mrs Mairead Waugh (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Downs to St Philip Howard Catholic Primary School

Nearest Hospitals

One Hatfield Hospital
Address: One Hatfield Hospital, 3 Hatfield Avenue, Hatfield, AL10 9UA,
NHS Sector
One Healthcare
Telephone: 01707 443333
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 1.51 (miles)
Directions from The Downs to One Hatfield Hospital
New QEII Hospital
Address: Howlands, Howlands, Welwyn Garden City, AL7 4HQ,
NHS Sector
East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust
Telephone: 01438 314333
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 3.01 (miles)
Directions from The Downs to New QEII Hospital
Kingsley Green
Address: Harper Lane, Shenley, Radlett, WD7 9HQ,
Independent Sector
Hertfordshire Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01923 633000
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 4.38 (miles)
Directions from The Downs to Kingsley Green
St Albans City Hospital
Address: Waverley Road, St. Albans, AL3 5PN,
NHS Sector
West Hertfordshire Hospitals NHS Trust
Telephone: 01727 866122
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 4.85 (miles)
Directions from The Downs to St Albans City Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near The Downs

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in The Downs
0.10 Trevor Sher And Associates 24 High View AL10 8HZ
0.97 Hatfield Dental Centre 28-30 Market Place AL10 0LN
1.02 Queensway Health Centre Queensway AL10 0LF
1.22 Dental Surgery 168 Dixons Hill Road, Welham Green, North Mymms AL9 7DL
1.43 Dental Surgery 7 Birchwood Avenue AL10 0PL

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near The Downs

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near The Downs
0.15 Northdown Road Surgery 2 Northdown Road AL10 8JZ tel:01707 263608
0.51 Uni Of Herts Medical Centre College Lane AL10 9AB tel:01707 284444
0.87 Burvill House Surgery 52-54 Dellfield Road AL10 8HP tel:01707 269091
1.09 Lister House Surgery The Common AL10 0NL tel:01707 283450
1.21 Wrafton House Surgery 9-11 Wellfield Road AL10 0BS tel:01707 265454

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near The Downs

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near The Downs
0.10 Jhoots Pharmacy 8 High View AL10 8HZ tel:01707 262748
1.01 Boots 47 Town Centre AL10 0JT tel:01707 264722
1.01 Jade Pharmacy (hatfield) 31 Town Centre AL10 0JT tel:01707 262242
1.02 Asda Pharmacy 98 Town Centre AL10 0JW
1.06 Cohens Chemist 1 Robin Hood Lane AL10 0LP

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near The Downs

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near The Downs
0.92 Vivid International Unit 93, The Galleria, Comet Way AL10 0XR
1.02 Boots Opticians (hatfield) 70 Town Centre AL10 0JW
1.02 Specsavers (hatfield) 80 Town Centre AL10 0JW
1.95 Vision Express At Tesco (hatfield) Mount Pleasant, Oldings Corner AL9 5JY
2.61 David Thomson Optometrist 74 Pine Grove, Brookmans Park AL9 7BW

Nearest Libraries

Hatfield Library
Queensway, Hatfield, AL100LT
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 0.94 Miles
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Directions from The Downs to Hatfield Library
Brookmans Park Library
Bradmore Green, Brookmans Park, AL97QR
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 2.26 Miles
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Directions from The Downs to Brookmans Park Library
Marshalswick Library
The Ridgeway, St Albans, AL49TU
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 3.34 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from The Downs to Marshalswick Library
Woodhall Library
Cole Green Lane, Welwyn Garden City, AL73JA
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 3.4 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from The Downs to Woodhall Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Hatfield (Herts) Station is 1.24 miles away.

Address: Hatfield station, 79 Great North Road, Hatfield, Hertfordshire, AL9 5AB

Hatfield (Herts) is situated on the East Coast Main Line and is managed by Govia Thameslink Railway (Great Northern).

Hatfield (Herts) Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from The Downs to Hatfield (Herts) Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Alexandra Palace00:25:00
Ashwell & Morden00:39:00
Baldock00:34:00
Brookmans Park00:06:00
Cambridge01:04:00
Drayton Park00:34:00
Essex Road00:38:00
Finsbury Park00:26:00
Foxton00:53:00
Hadley Wood00:13:00
Harringay00:30:00
Highbury & Islington00:36:00
Hitchin00:26:00
Hornsey00:28:00
Knebworth00:14:00
Letchworth Garden City00:31:00
London Kings Cross00:30:00
Meldreth00:47:30
Moorgate00:45:30
New Barnet00:15:00
New Southgate00:20:30
Oakleigh Park00:17:30
Old Street00:41:30
Potters Bar00:07:00
Royston00:44:00
Shepreth00:51:00
Stevenage00:19:00
Welham Green00:04:00
Welwyn Garden City00:06:00
Welwyn North00:10:00

Welham Green Station is 1.27 miles away.

Address: Welham Green station, Travellers Green, Welham Green, Hertfordshire, AL9 7HF

Welham Green is situated on the East Coast Main Line and is managed by Govia Thameslink Railway (Great Northern).

Welham Green Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from The Downs to Welham Green Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Alexandra Palace00:21:00
Brookmans Park00:02:00
Drayton Park00:31:30
Essex Road00:36:00
Finsbury Park00:29:00
Hadley Wood00:09:00
Harringay00:26:00
Hatfield (Herts)00:03:00
Highbury & Islington00:34:00
Hornsey00:24:00
London Kings Cross00:37:00
Moorgate00:43:00
New Barnet00:12:00
New Southgate00:17:00
Oakleigh Park00:14:00
Old Street00:39:00
Potters Bar00:06:00
Welwyn Garden City00:09:00

Brookmans Park Station is 2.26 miles away.

Address: Brookmans Park station, Station Road, Brookmans Park, Hertfordshire, AL9 7SS

Brookmans Park is situated on the East Coast Main Line and is managed by Govia Thameslink Railway (Great Northern).

Brookmans Park Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from The Downs to Brookmans Park Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Alexandra Palace00:19:00
Drayton Park00:29:00
Essex Road00:33:00
Finsbury Park00:27:00
Hadley Wood00:07:00
Harringay00:24:00
Hatfield (Herts)00:06:00
Highbury & Islington00:31:00
Hornsey00:22:00
London Kings Cross00:35:00
Moorgate00:41:00
New Barnet00:10:00
New Southgate00:15:00
Oakleigh Park00:12:00
Old Street00:37:00
Potters Bar00:04:00
Welham Green00:02:30
Welwyn Garden City00:11:00

Welwyn Garden City Station is 3.79 miles away.

Address: Welwyn Garden City station, inside The Howard Centre shopping m, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, AL8 6HA

Welwyn Garden City is situated on the East Coast Main Line and is managed by Govia Thameslink Railway (Great Northern).

Welwyn Garden City Station is staffed on a full time basis.

Directions from The Downs to Welwyn Garden City Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Alexandra Palace00:29:30
Ashwell & Morden00:33:00
Baldock00:28:00
Brookmans Park00:11:00
Cambridge00:58:00
Drayton Park00:38:00
Essex Road00:43:00
Finsbury Park00:31:00
Foxton00:47:00
Hadley Wood00:17:00
Harringay00:35:00
Hatfield (Herts)00:05:00
Highbury & Islington00:41:00
Hitchin00:19:00
Hornsey00:33:00
Knebworth00:08:00
Letchworth Garden City00:25:00
London Kings Cross00:33:00
Meldreth00:41:00
Moorgate00:50:00
New Barnet00:20:00
New Southgate00:25:00
Oakleigh Park00:22:00
Old Street00:46:00
Potters Bar00:11:00
Royston00:38:00
Shepreth00:44:30
Stevenage00:12:00
Welham Green00:08:00
Welwyn North00:04:00

Nearest Airports

London Luton Airport is 10.95 miles away Directions from The Downs to London Luton Airport
London City Airport is 20.78 miles away Directions from The Downs to London City Airport
London Heathrow Airport is 21.21 miles away Directions from The Downs to London Heathrow Airport
London Stansted Airport is 23.2 miles away Directions from The Downs to London Stansted Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Savoy Pier is 17.28 miles away

Directions from The Downs to Savoy Pier

Blackfriars Pier is 17.33 miles away

Directions from The Downs to Blackfriars Pier

Embankment Pier is 17.36 miles away

Directions from The Downs to Embankment Pier

Festival Pier is 17.45 miles away

Directions from The Downs to Festival Pier

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Junction: A1(M) J3/A414/A1001 - 0.62 Miles Away

Directions from The Downs to A1(M) J3/A414/A1001

Junction: A1(M) J2/A1001 - 0.63 Miles Away

Directions from The Downs to A1(M) J2/A1001

Junction: A1(M) J4/A414/A1001/A6129 - 2.09 Miles Away

Directions from The Downs to A1(M) J4/A414/A1001/A6129

Junction: M25 J22/A1081/B556 - 2.98 Miles Away

Directions from The Downs to M25 J22/A1081/B556

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Mill Green Museum and Mill
Historic Properties
Distance: 2.04 (miles)
Directions from The Downs to Mill Green Museum and Mill
Attraction Name: de Havilland Aircraft Heritage Centre
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 3.11 (miles)
Directions from The Downs to de Havilland Aircraft Heritage Centre
Attraction Name: Potters Bar Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 4.01 (miles)
Directions from The Downs to Potters Bar Museum
Attraction Name: Welwyn Roman Baths
Historic Properties
Distance: 5.55 (miles)
Directions from The Downs to Welwyn Roman Baths
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