Southdown in Harpenden

Southdown is a Street in the Hertfordshire town of Harpenden and measures approximately 253 metres long.

There are 5 other streets named Southdown in Great Britain.

Southdown is governed by St Albans City and District Council Council and the local parish council is Harpenden.

Southdown has the postcodes of AL5 1PL, AL5 1PQ, AL5 1PU, AL5 1QQ, AL5 1PF, AL5 1PR and AL5 1PW.

Southdown is located within the county of Hertfordshire which is in the East of England region of the UK. 23.69 miles North West from the centre of London, 3.99 miles North from the centre of St Albans, 5.65 miles South East from the centre of Luton and 19.93 miles East from the centre of Aylesbury.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Southdown

Sunrise04:54
Sunset21:00

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AL5 1PL
AL5 1PQ
AL5 1PU
AL5 1QQ
AL5 1PF
AL5 1PR
AL5 1PW

Latest Weather Conditions for Southdown

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Current Weather:Clear night
Temperature and Humidity:13.1°C (74.8%)
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Budget Hotels near Southdown Harpenden

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Premier Inn Luton South M1 J9
Address:London Road
Telephone: Learn More
3.31
2: Name:Premier Inn St Albans City Centre
Address:1 Adelaide Street
Telephone: Learn More
3.80
3: Name:Holiday Inn Express London Luton Airport
Address:2 Percival Way, Luton Airport
Telephone: Learn More
4.91
4: Name:Premier Inn Luton Airport
Address:Osborne Road
Telephone: Learn More
5.09
5: Name:Travelodge Hemel Hempstead Gateway
Address:Maylands Ave, Hemel Hempstead, HP2 4SQ
Telephone:0871 984 6360 Learn More
5.46
Policing for Southdown

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force: Hertfordshire
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Frequently asked Questions for Southdown

What Council (Local Authority) is Southdown in?

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

What Parish Council is Southdown in?

Southdown is located within the area of Harpenden Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is Southdown in?

Southdown is located within the ward of Harpenden West.

What County is Southdown in?

Southdown is located within the ceremonial county of Hertfordshire.

What Constituency is Southdown in?

Southdown is located within the constituency of Hitchin and Harpenden.

What Region of the UK is Southdown in?

Southdown is located within the East of England region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Southdown in?

Southdown is located within the Hertfordshire Council area.

What Police Force area is Southdown in?

Southdown is located within the Hertfordshire Police area.

Roads that intersect with Southdown

Map showing the location of Southdown

Location Details

Southdown
Latitude51.808921
Longitude-0.346193
OS Easting (X):514002
OS Northing (Y):213596
OS Grid Reference:TL140136

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Southdown

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00120362
ONS Area NameHampered Aspiration
Average Age43.10
Area Population1779.00
Male Population853.00 (48%)
Female Population926.00 (52%)
Benefit Claimants17 (1%)
LSOA Code:E01023701
LSOA Name:St Albans 003C
SOA Code:3c
SOA Name:Highly qualified professionals
MSOA Code:E02004926
MSOA Name:St Albans 003

Nearest Supermarkets

Sainsburys Harpenden
31 High Street, Harpenden, England, AL5 2RU
01582 763558
Distance: 0.65 Miles
Directions from Southdown to Sainsburys Harpenden
Waitrose Harpenden
3 Leyton Road, Harpenden, Hertfordshire, AL5 2TJ
01582 765161
Distance: 0.66 Miles
Directions from Southdown to Waitrose Harpenden
Tesco Harpenden Esso Express
Lower Luton Rd, Batford, Harpenden, AL5 5AL
0345 677 9331
Distance: 1.11 Miles
Directions from Southdown to Tesco Harpenden Esso Express
Tesco Harpenden Luton Rd Express
95-101 Luton Rd, Harpenden, AL5 3BB
0345 610 6309
Distance: 1.32 Miles
Directions from Southdown to Tesco Harpenden Luton Rd Express

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01727 - St Albans
Area Code: 01442 - Hemel Hempstead
Area Code: 01582 - Luton
Area Code: 01707 - Welwyn Garden City

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 Bim Afolami
Details for the MP Bim Afolami on parliament.uk
Details for the MP Bim Afolami on theyworkforyou.com
In the 2019 General Election Bim Afolami won with a majority of 6,895 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 76,323
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Harpenden West Ward
Parish: Harpenden Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Hertfordshire
County Council: Hertfordshire Council

Nearest Car Parks

Harpenden Station West Car Park
Station Approach, Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Harpenden
AL5 4ST
Distance: 0.45 km (click for directions)
Open 24 hours. Cash card payment, pay by phone, accessible spaces available.
Telephone: 08453194240
Operated by: Apcoa Parking (UK) Ltd
Harpenden Station East Car Park
Station Road, Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Harpenden
AL5 4ST
Distance: 0.49 km (click for directions)
Cash card payment. Accessible spaces available.
Telephone: 08453194240
Operated by: Apcoa Parking (UK) Ltd
Amenbury Lane Car Park
Amenbury Lane, Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Harpenden
AL5 2HU
Distance: 0.62 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 08450507080
Operated by: National Car Parks Ltd
Waitrose Car Park
Leyton Green, Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Harpenden
AL5 4EQ
Distance: 0.62 km (click for directions)
Open Mon-Wed 0800 to 1830. Thurs-Fri 0800 to 2030. Sat 0800 to 1800. Up to 1.5 hours free parking if you spend over £5 in Waitrose.
Telephone: 01727869593
Operated by: St Albans District Council

Nearest Schools

St Dominic Catholic Primary School
Distance: 0.29 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 26/03/2009)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 265
Address: St Dominic Catholic Primary School, St Dominic Catholic Primary School, Southdown Road, AL5 1PF
Head: Miss Clare O'Sullivan (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Southdown to St Dominic Catholic Primary School
The Grove Junior School
Distance: 0.37 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 15/04/2013)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 360
Address: The Grove Junior School, Dark Lane, AL5 1QB
Head: Miss Lorna Urquhart (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Southdown to The Grove Junior School
The Grove Infant and Nursery School
Distance: 0.41 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 07/11/2007)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 307
Address: The Grove Infant and Nursery School, Dark Lane, AL5 1QD
Head: Ms Anna Archer (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Southdown to The Grove Infant and Nursery School
High Beeches Primary School
Distance: 0.51 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 26/04/2017)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 384
Address: High Beeches Primary School, Aldwickbury Crescent, AL5 5SD
Head: Mr Jonathan Walker (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Southdown to High Beeches Primary School

Nearest Hospitals

Harpenden Memorial Hospital
Address: Carlton Road, Harpenden, AL5 4TA,
Independent Sector
Luton and Dunstable University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Distance: 0.76 (miles)
Directions from Southdown to Harpenden Memorial Hospital
Spire Harpenden Hospital
Address: Spire Harpenden Hospital, Ambrose Lane, Harpenden,
Independent Sector
Spire Healthcare
Telephone: 01582 763191
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 1.46 (miles)
Directions from Southdown to Spire Harpenden Hospital
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: 3.38 (miles)
Directions from Southdown to St Albans City 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: 5.39 (miles)
Directions from Southdown to One Hatfield Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Southdown

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Southdown
0.19 Colosseum Dental (southdown) 112 Southdown Road AL5 1QQ
0.56 Vaughan Dental Practice 10 Vaughan Road AL5 4ED tel:01582 461000
0.62 Davenport House Dental Practice Davenport House, Bowers Way AL5 4HX
0.63 Dental Surgeon Rose Cottage, 33a High Street AL5 2RU
0.66 Harpenden Smiles Dental Studio 1c Leyton Road AL5 2TJ

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Southdown

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near
0.60 Village Surgery Amenbury Lane AL5 2BT tel:01582 712021
0.62 Davenport House Surgery Davenport House, Bowers Way AL5 4HX tel:01582 767821
0.73 Elms Medical Practice 5 Stewart Road AL5 4QA tel:01582 767444
2.26 Redbourn Hc Medical Practice Health Centre, 1 Hawkes Drive, Redbourn AL3 7BL
2.44 Village Surgery Marford Road AL4 8BT tel:01582 832258

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Southdown

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near
0.18 Manor Pharmacy 136 Southdown Road AL5 1PU tel:01582 712783
0.53 Topkins Pharmacy 6 Station Road AL5 4SE tel:01582 712708
0.59 Manor Pharmacy 3 Leyton Green AL5 2TE tel:01582 760624
0.63 Boots 23-25 High Street AL5 2RU
0.63 Springfield Pharmacy 19 High Street AL5 2RU tel:01582 712104

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Southdown

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Southdown
0.51 Allders Opticians (harpenden) 17a Station Road AL5 4SQ
0.53 20/20 Eyecare 20 Station Road AL5 4SE
0.61 Harold Smith Vision Ltd 12 Leyton Green AL5 2TG
0.66 Harpenden Eye Centre 1a Leyton Road AL5 2TJ
0.72 Skye Optometrists 1 Bowers Parade, High Street AL5 2SH

Nearest Libraries

Redbourn Library
Lamb Lane, Redbourn, AL37BP
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 2.26 Miles
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Directions from Southdown to Redbourn Library
Wheathampstead Library
Memorial Hall, Marford Road, Wheathamstead, AL48AY
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 2.4 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Southdown to Wheathampstead Library
Marshalswick Library
The Ridgeway, St Albans, AL49TU
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 3.58 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Southdown to Marshalswick Library
St Albans Library
The Maltings, St Albans, AL13JQ
Telephone:
Distance: 4.02 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Southdown to St Albans Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Harpenden Station is 0.48 miles away.

Address: Harpenden station, Station Road, Harpenden, Hertfordshire, AL5 4SP

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

Harpenden Station is staffed on a full time basis.

Directions from Southdown to Harpenden Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Abbey Wood01:20:00
Balcombe01:27:00
Bedford00:34:00
Brighton01:54:00
Burgess Hill01:40:00
Charlton01:09:00
Chatham02:06:00
City Thameslink00:35:00
Cricklewood00:28:00
Dartford01:32:00
Deptford00:59:00
Earlswood (Surrey)01:21:00
East Croydon01:01:00
Elephant & Castle00:53:30
Elstree & Borehamwood00:16:00
Farringdon00:37:00
Flitwick00:22:00
Gatwick Airport01:30:00
Gillingham (Kent)02:11:00
Gravesend01:47:00
Greenhithe for Bluewater01:38:00
Greenwich01:01:00
Harlington (Bedfordshire)00:18:00
Hassocks01:43:30
Haywards Heath01:34:00
Hendon00:23:00
Higham01:53:00
Horley01:30:30
Kentish Town00:36:00
Leagrave00:14:00
London Blackfriars00:42:00
London Bridge00:45:00
London St Pancras International00:33:00
Luton00:10:00
Luton Airport Parkway00:05:00
Maze Hill01:04:00
Mill Hill Broadway00:20:00
Northfleet01:43:00
Norwood Junction00:54:00
Plumstead01:17:00
Preston Park01:49:00
Purley01:09:00
Radlett00:12:00
Redhill01:20:00
Rochester02:02:00
Salfords (Surrey)01:25:00
Slade Green01:26:00
St Albans City00:06:00
Stone Crossing01:36:00
Strood (Kent)01:59:00
Swanscombe01:41:00
Three Bridges01:35:00
West Hampstead Thameslink00:23:00
Westcombe Park01:06:00
Wivelsfield01:37:00
Woolwich Arsenal01:14:00

St Albans City Station is 4.12 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 Southdown 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 4.44 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 Southdown 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

Luton Airport Parkway Station is 4.91 miles away.

Address: Luton Airport Parkway station, Parkway Road, Luton, Bedfordshire, LU1 3JW

Luton Airport Parkway is situated on the East Midland Main Line and is managed by Govia Thameslink Railway (Thameslink).

Luton Airport Parkway Station is staffed on a full time basis.

Directions from Southdown to Luton Airport Parkway Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Bedford00:24:00
Brighton01:59:00
Burgess Hill01:45:00
City Thameslink00:41:00
Cricklewood00:33:00
Earlswood (Surrey)01:27:00
East Croydon01:06:00
Elstree & Borehamwood00:21:00
Farringdon00:42:00
Flitwick00:17:00
Gatwick Airport01:36:00
Harlington (Bedfordshire)00:13:00
Harpenden00:05:00
Hassocks01:49:00
Haywards Heath01:39:00
Horley01:36:00
Leagrave00:08:00
London Blackfriars00:47:00
London Bridge00:50:00
London St Pancras International00:37:00
Luton00:04:00
Mill Hill Broadway00:25:00
Norwood Junction01:01:00
Preston Park01:54:00
Purley01:14:00
Radlett00:17:00
Redhill01:25:00
Salfords (Surrey)01:31:00
St Albans City00:12:00
Three Bridges01:40:00
West Hampstead Thameslink00:28:00
Wivelsfield01:43:00

Nearest Airports

London Luton Airport is 5.06 miles away Directions from Southdown to London Luton Airport
London Heathrow Airport is 23.56 miles away Directions from Southdown to London Heathrow Airport
London Stansted Airport is 26.5 miles away Directions from Southdown to London Stansted Airport
London City Airport is 27.04 miles away Directions from Southdown to London City Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Kew Pier is 22.43 miles away

Directions from Southdown to Kew Pier

Savoy Pier is 22.89 miles away

Directions from Southdown to Savoy Pier

Embankment Pier is 22.95 miles away

Directions from Southdown to Embankment Pier

Blackfriars Pier is 23.03 miles away

Directions from Southdown to Blackfriars Pier

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Southdown is approximately miles from the

Junction: M1 J9/A5(T)/A5183 - 3.13 Miles Away

Directions from Southdown to M1 J9/A5(T)/A5183

Junction: M1 J10/M1 - 4.53 Miles Away

Directions from Southdown to M1 J10/M1

Junction: M1 J10A/A1081 - 4.57 Miles Away

Directions from Southdown to M1 J10A/A1081

Junction: M1 J8/A414(T)/A414 - 4.69 Miles Away

Directions from Southdown to M1 J8/A414(T)/A414

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Redbourn Village Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 2.48 (miles)
Directions from Southdown to Redbourn Village Museum
Attraction Name: Shaw's Corner
Historic Properties
Distance: 3.77 (miles)
Directions from Southdown to Shaw's Corner
Attraction Name: Welwyn Roman Baths
Historic Properties
Distance: 5.96 (miles)
Directions from Southdown to Welwyn Roman Baths
Attraction Name: Mill Green Museum and Mill
Historic Properties
Distance: 6.56 (miles)
Directions from Southdown to Mill Green Museum and Mill