Dickens Close in St Albans AL3 5PP

Dickens Close is a Street in the Hertfordshire city of St Albans with the postcode of AL3 5PP and measures approximately 139 metres long.

The average house in Dickens Close sells for £735,000.00

There are 25 other streets named Dickens Close in Great Britain.

Dickens Close is within the area of St Albans City and District Council Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax.

The average elevation of Dickens Close is roughly 106.98 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 112.40 and the lowest point being 103.60. A change of 8.80 metres.

Average House Prices for Dickens Close
YearSalesAverage House Price
20192£735,000.

Dickens Close is located within the county of Hertfordshire which is in the East of England region of the UK. 20.45 miles North West from the centre of London, 0.47 miles North from the centre of St Albans, 8.95 miles South from the centre of Luton and 20.58 miles East from the centre of Aylesbury.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Dickens Close, AL3 5PP

Sunrise04:59
Sunset21:13

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AL3 5PP

Latest Weather Conditions for Dickens Close, AL3 5PP

Observed at Weather Station:Rothamsted 14 July 2020 at 08:00 (3.47 miles away)
Current Weather:Clear night
Temperature and Humidity:16.0°C (81.7%)
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Budget Hotels near Dickens Close St Albans

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Premier Inn St Albans City Centre
Address:1 Adelaide Street
Telephone: Learn More
0.30
2: Name:Premier Inn St. Albans/Bricket Wood
Address:Smug Oak Lane, Watling Street
Telephone: Learn More
3.43
3: Name:Holiday Inn Express St. Albans - M25, Jct.22
Address:Colney Field Retail Park
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3.85
4: Name:Travelodge Hemel Hempstead Gateway
Address:Maylands Ave, Hemel Hempstead, HP2 4SQ
Telephone:0871 984 6360 Learn More
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5: Name:Travelodge Hatfield Central
Address:Hatfield Business Park, Comet Way, Hatfield, AL10 0XR
Telephone:0871 984 6316 Learn More
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Mortgage Calculator for the Lowest Priced Property on Dickens Close
Total Price of Property£670,000
Minimum Deposit£33,500.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£1,954.17
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£3,354.18
Mortgage Calculator for the Highest Priced Property on Dickens Close
Total Price of Property£800,000
Minimum Deposit£40,000.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£2,333.33
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£4,004.99
Mortgage Calculator for the Average Priced Property on Dickens Close
Total Price of Property£735,000
Minimum Deposit£36,750.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£2,143.75
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£3,679.58
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Dickens Close above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
106.98103.60112.408.80

Frequently asked Questions for Dickens Close

What Council (Local Authority) is Dickens Close in?

Dickens Close is located within the local authority area of St Albans City and District Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Dickens Close in?

Dickens Close is in an unparished area.

What Electoral Ward is Dickens Close in?

Dickens Close is located within the ward of St Peters.

What County is Dickens Close in?

Dickens Close is located within the ceremonial county of Hertfordshire.

What Constituency is Dickens Close in?

Dickens Close is located within the constituency of St Albans.

What Region of the UK is Dickens Close in?

Dickens Close is located within the East of England region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Dickens Close in?

Dickens Close is located within the Hertfordshire Council area.

What Police Force area is Dickens Close in?

Dickens Close is located within the Hertfordshire Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for Dickens Close

Dickens Close, St. Albans, AL3 5PP, Dickens Close, St Albans, AL3 5PP,
Dickens Close, St. Albans, St. Albans, AL3 5PP,

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Location Details

Dickens Close
Latitude51.758046
Longitude-0.340349
OS Easting (X):514534
OS Northing (Y):207948
OS Grid Reference:TL145079

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Dickens Close

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00120499
ONS Area NameMulti-Ethnic Professionals with Families
Average Age38.78
Area Population2203.00
Male Population1102.00 (50%)
Female Population1101.00 (50%)
Benefit Claimants14 (1%)
LSOA Code:E01023728
LSOA Name:St Albans 012C
SOA Code:3c
SOA Name:Highly qualified professionals
MSOA Code:E02004935
MSOA Name:St Albans 012

Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco St Albans Metro
33-39 St Peters St, St Albans, AL1 3EB
0345 610 2902
Distance: 0.33 Miles
Directions from Dickens Close to Tesco St Albans Metro
Iceland St Albans
140/144 Victoria Street, St Albans, Hertfordshire, AL1 3TG
01727833908
Distance: 0.65 Miles
Directions from Dickens Close to Iceland St Albans
Tesco St Albans Hatfield Rd Express
95-97 Hatfield Rd, St Albans, AL1 4JL
0345 674 6428
Distance: 0.94 Miles
Directions from Dickens Close to Tesco St Albans Hatfield Rd Express
Tesco St Albans Beech Rd Express
26-30 Beech Rd, St Albans, AL3 5AS
0345 675 7161
Distance: 0.95 Miles
Directions from Dickens Close to Tesco St Albans Beech Rd Express

 Telephone Information

Dialling CodeTelephone ExchangeTelephone CabinetFibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises
01727ST. ALBANS - LNSTBP35FTTC

 Broadband Information

Speed Average Speed Median Speed Maximum Speed Next-generation access (NGA) Number of Connections
Greater than 2 Mbps 27.5 20 >=30 Y 28

 Recent House Sales in Dickens Close

Address19 Dickens Close, Hertfordshire, AL3 5PP.
Sale DateMon 04 Feb 2019
Sale Price£670,000
Type of PropertySemi-Detached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address5 Dickens Close, Hertfordshire, AL3 5PP.
Sale DateMon 24 Jun 2019
Sale Price£800,000
Type of PropertyDetached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of St Albans City and District Council
Visit the Council's Website
Civic Centre, St Peters Street, St Albans, Hertfordshire, AL1 3JE
Send email
Telephone Number: 01727 866 100
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of
The Member of Parliament is Daisy Cooper
Details for the MP Daisy Cooper on parliament.uk
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In the 2019 General Election Daisy Cooper won with a majority of 6,293 the result was LD gain from Con. The total electorate was 73,727
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: St Peters Ward
Parish: Unparished area
Ceremonial County: Hertfordshire
County Council: Hertfordshire Council

Nearest Car Parks

Adelaide Street Car Park
Adelaide Street, St Albans, Hertfordshire
St Albans
AL3 5BH
Distance: 0.23 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 08450507080
Operated by: National Car Parks Ltd
Gombards Car Park
Upton Avenue, St Albans, Hertfordshire
St Albans
AL3 5EN
Distance: 0.24 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 08450507080
Operated by: National Car Parks Ltd
Russell Avenue Car Park
Drovers Way, St Albans, Hertfordshire
St Albans
AL3 5EB
Distance: 0.27 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 08450507080
Operated by: National Car Parks Ltd
Drovers Way Car Park
Drovers Way, St Albans, Hertfordshire
St Albans
AL3 5EB
Distance: 0.29 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 08450507080
Operated by: National Car Parks Ltd

Nearest Schools

Aboyne Lodge Junior Mixed and Infant School
Distance: 0.22 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 07/01/2015)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 214
Address: Aboyne Lodge Junior Mixed and Infant School, Etna Road, AL3 5NL
Head: Mrs Amanda Abley (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Dickens Close to Aboyne Lodge Junior Mixed and Infant School
Muriel Green Nursery School
Distance: 0.25 Miles
Phase: Nursery
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 17/12/2014)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 78
Address: Muriel Green Nursery School, Church Crescent, AL3 5JB
Head: Mrs Gemma Williamson (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Dickens Close to Muriel Green Nursery School
St Albans High School for Girls
Distance: 0.34 Miles
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected )
Number of Pupils: 1066
Address: St Albans High School for Girls, 1-3 Townsend Avenue, AL1 3SJ
Head: Mrs Amber Waite (Headmistress)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Dickens Close to St Albans High School for Girls
Alban City School
Distance: 0.35 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 27/03/2014)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 404
Address: Alban City School, 7 Hatfield Road, AL1 3RR
Head: Gilly Stray ()
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Dickens Close to Alban City School

Nearest Hospitals

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: 0.21 (miles)
Directions from Dickens Close to St Albans City 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: 4.05 (miles)
Directions from Dickens Close to Kingsley Green
Harpenden Memorial Hospital
Address: Carlton Road, Harpenden, AL5 4TA,
Independent Sector
Luton and Dunstable University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Distance: 4.25 (miles)
Directions from Dickens Close to Harpenden Memorial Hospital
One Hatfield Hospital
Address: One Hatfield Hospital, 3 Hatfield Avenue, Hatfield, AL10 9UA,
NHS Sector
One Healthcare
Telephone: 01707 443333
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 4.53 (miles)
Directions from Dickens Close to One Hatfield Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Dickens Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Dickens Close
0.16 Grange Street Dental Practice 4 Grange Street AL3 5NB
0.21 St Albans City Hospital Waverley Road, St Albans AL3 5PN
0.21 St Albans City Hospital Waverley Road, St Albans AL3 5PN
0.25 Dental Surgery Alexander House, 109 St. Peters Street AL1 3ET
0.28 Dental Surgery 11 Russell Avenue AL3 5ES

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Dickens Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near
0.13 Lodge,highfield & Redbourn Normandy Road AL3 5NP tel:01727 853107
0.20 Grange Street Surgery 2 Grange Street AL3 5NF tel:01727 833550
0.27 Harvey Group Practice 13-15 Russell Avenue AL3 5HB tel:01727 831888
0.28 Parkbury House Surgery St. Peters Street AL1 3HD tel:01727 851589
0.44 Maltings Surgery 8-14 Victoria Street AL1 3JB tel:01727 855500

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Dickens Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near
0.15 Normandy Chemist 52 Waverley Road AL3 5PE tel:01727 851448
0.25 Jade Pharmacy (st. Albans) 111-113 St Peters Street AL1 3ET tel:01727 850480
0.28 Lloydspharmacy 17 Russell Avenue AL3 5ES tel:01727 830342
0.28 Jade Pharmacy Parkbury House, St. Peters Street AL1 3HD tel:01727 862857
0.38 Boots 9 St. Peters Street AL1 3DH

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Dickens Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Dickens Close
0.35 Vision Express Opticians (st Albans) 31 St. Peters Street AL1 3DP
0.38 Boots Opticians (st Albans) 9 St. Peters Street AL1 3DH
0.38 Leightons Opticians (st Albans) 5 The Broadway, St. Peters Street AL1 3LH
0.38 Leightons Opticians (st Albans) 5 The Broadway, St. Peters Street AL1 3LH
0.42 Specsavers (st Albans) 17 Market Place AL3 5DP

Nearest Libraries

St Albans Library
The Maltings, St Albans, AL13JQ
Telephone:
Distance: 0.5 Miles
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Directions from Dickens Close to St Albans Library
Marshalswick Library
The Ridgeway, St Albans, AL49TU
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 1.48 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Dickens Close to Marshalswick Library
London Colney Library
Community Centre, Caledon Road, London Colney, AL21PU
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 2.99 Miles
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Directions from Dickens Close to London Colney Library
Redbourn Library
Lamb Lane, Redbourn, AL37BP
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 3.76 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Dickens Close to Redbourn Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

St Albans City Station is 0.76 miles away.

Address: St Albans station, Station Way, St. Albans, Hertfordshire, AL1 5HE

St Albans City is situated on the East Midland Main Line and is managed by Govia Thameslink Railway (Thameslink).

St Albans City Station is staffed on a full time basis.

Directions from Dickens Close to St Albans City Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Bedford00:40:00
Brighton01:48:00
Burgess Hill01:34:00
Carshalton01:21:00
City Thameslink00:30:00
Cricklewood00:21:00
Earlswood (Surrey)01:15:00
East Croydon00:55:00
Elephant & Castle00:48:00
Elstree & Borehamwood00:09:00
Farringdon00:31:00
Flitwick00:28:00
Gatwick Airport01:23:00
Hackbridge01:18:00
Harlington (Bedfordshire)00:24:00
Harpenden00:06:00
Hassocks01:38:00
Haydons Road01:15:00
Haywards Heath01:28:00
Hendon00:16:00
Herne Hill00:58:00
Horley01:24:00
Kentish Town00:29:00
Leagrave00:20:00
London Blackfriars00:36:00
London Bridge00:39:00
London St Pancras International00:26:30
Loughborough Junction00:53:00
Luton00:16:00
Luton Airport Parkway00:12:00
Mill Hill Broadway00:13:00
Mitcham Eastfields01:12:00
Mitcham Junction01:15:00
Morden South01:26:00
Preston Park01:43:00
Purley01:03:00
Radlett00:05:00
Redhill01:13:00
Salfords (Surrey)01:18:30
South Merton01:23:00
St Helier (London)01:28:00
Streatham (Greater London)01:07:00
Sutton (London)01:35:00
Sutton Common01:30:00
Three Bridges01:28:00
Tooting01:12:00
Tulse Hill01:03:00
West Hampstead Thameslink00:17:00
West Sutton01:33:00
Wimbledon01:18:00
Wimbledon Chase01:21:00
Wivelsfield01:32:00

St Albans Abbey Station is 0.92 miles away.

Address: St Albans Abbey station, Holywell Hill, St Albans, Hertfordshire, AL1 2DN

St Albans Abbey is situated on the Abbey Line and is managed by Grand Central North West.

St Albans Abbey Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Dickens Close to St Albans Abbey Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Bricket Wood00:08:00
Garston (Hertfordshire)00:11:00
How Wood (Hertfordshire)00:05:00
Park Street00:03:00
Watford Junction00:15:30
Watford North00:13:00

Park Street Station is 2.25 miles away.

Address: Park Street station, Watling Street, Park Street, Hertfordshire, AL2 2NG

Park Street is situated on the Abbey Line and is managed by Grand Central North West.

Park Street Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Dickens Close to Park Street Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Bricket Wood00:05:00
Garston (Hertfordshire)00:08:00
How Wood (Hertfordshire)00:02:00
St Albans Abbey00:02:30
Watford Junction00:12:30
Watford North00:10:00

How Wood (Hertfordshire) Station is 2.79 miles away.

Address: How Wood station, Hyde Lane, How Wood, Hertfordshire, AL2 2NG

How Wood (Hertfordshire) is situated on the Abbey Line and is managed by Grand Central North West.

How Wood (Hertfordshire) Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Dickens Close to How Wood (Hertfordshire) Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Bricket Wood00:03:00
Garston (Hertfordshire)00:06:00
Park Street00:03:00
St Albans Abbey00:05:30
Watford Junction00:10:30
Watford North00:08:00

Nearest Airports

London Luton Airport is 8.55 miles away Directions from Dickens Close to London Luton Airport
London Heathrow Airport is 20.18 miles away Directions from Dickens Close to London Heathrow Airport
London City Airport is 24.23 miles away Directions from Dickens Close to London City Airport
London Stansted Airport is 27.24 miles away Directions from Dickens Close to London Stansted Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Kew Pier is 18.91 miles away

Directions from Dickens Close to Kew Pier

Savoy Pier is 19.64 miles away

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Embankment Pier is 19.7 miles away

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Blackfriars Pier is 19.83 miles away

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Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Dickens Close is approximately 1.66 miles from the A414

Junction: M1 J7/A414(T) - 2.78 Miles Away

Directions from Dickens Close to M1 J7/A414(T)

Junction: M1 J8/A414(T)/A414 - 3.25 Miles Away

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Junction: M25 J21A/A405(T)/A405 - 3.25 Miles Away

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Junction: M1 J6A/M25 J21 - 3.45 Miles Away

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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Redbourn Village Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 3.66 (miles)
Directions from Dickens Close to Redbourn Village Museum
Attraction Name: de Havilland Aircraft Heritage Centre
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 4.37 (miles)
Directions from Dickens Close to de Havilland Aircraft Heritage Centre
Attraction Name: Mill Green Museum and Mill
Historic Properties
Distance: 5.92 (miles)
Directions from Dickens Close to Mill Green Museum and Mill
Attraction Name: Shaw's Corner
Historic Properties
Distance: 6.18 (miles)
Directions from Dickens Close to Shaw's Corner