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Douglas Close in Welwyn Garden City AL6 0DT

Douglas Close is a Street in the Hertfordshire town of Welwyn Garden City with the postcode of AL6 0DT and measures approximately 72 metres long.

There are 35 other streets named Douglas Close in Great Britain.

Douglas Close 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 Welwyn.

Douglas Close has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 43070115 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of Douglas Close is roughly 71.20 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 72.80 and the lowest point being 69.60. A change of 3.20 metres.

Douglas Close is located within the county of Hertfordshire which is in the East of England region of the UK. 22.52 miles North from the centre of London, 7.78 miles North East from the centre of St Albans, 10.12 miles East from the centre of Luton and 24.7 miles South East from the centre of Bedford.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Douglas Close, AL6 0DT

Sunrise05:01
Sunset20:51

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AL6 0DT

Latest Weather Conditions for Douglas Close, AL6 0DT

Observed at Weather Station:Rothamsted 18 May 2021 at 14:00 (7.09 miles away)
Current Weather:Clear night
Temperature and Humidity:14.6°C (62.2%)
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Budget Hotels near Douglas Close Welwyn Garden City

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: 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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2: Name:Premier Inn Welwyn Garden City
Address:Stanborough Road
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3: Name:Premier Inn Hatfield
Address:Comet Way, Lemsford Road
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4: Name:Travelodge Hatfield Central
Address:Hatfield Business Park, Comet Way, Hatfield, AL10 0XR
Telephone:0871 984 6316 Learn More
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5: Name:Premier Inn Stevenage Central
Address:Six Hills Way
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Douglas Close above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
71.2069.6072.803.20

Frequently asked Questions for Douglas Close

What Council (Local Authority) is Douglas Close in?

Douglas Close is located within the local authority area of Welwyn Hatfield Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Douglas Close in?

Douglas Close is located within the area of Welwyn Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is Douglas Close in?

Douglas Close is located within the ward of Welwyn East.

What County is Douglas Close in?

Douglas Close is located within the ceremonial county of Hertfordshire.

What Constituency is Douglas Close in?

Douglas Close is located within the constituency of Welwyn Hatfield.

What Part of the UK is Douglas Close in?

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

What County Council area is Douglas Close in?

Douglas Close is located within the Hertfordshire Council area.

What Police Force area is Douglas Close in?

Douglas Close is located within the Hertfordshire Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for Douglas Close

1 Douglas Close, Welwyn, Digswell, AL6 0DT, 2 Douglas Close, Welwyn, Digswell, AL6 0DT,

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Location Details

Douglas Close
Map showing the location of Douglas Close
Latitude51.821153
Longitude-0.195808
OS Easting (X):524334
OS Northing (Y):215202
OS Grid Reference:TL243152

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Douglas Close

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00121709
ONS Area NameIndian Tech Achievers
Average Age44.44
Area Population1629.00
Male Population798.00 (49%)
Female Population831.00 (51%)
LSOA Code:E01023971
LSOA Name:Welwyn Hatfield 001D
SOA Code:8a
SOA Name:Affluent communities
MSOA Code:E02004980
MSOA Name:Welwyn Hatfield 001
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Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Shire Park Express
Tesco Store Ltd, Heart., ShirePark, Falcon Way, Welwyn Garden City, AL7 1TW
0345 610 6775
Distance: 0.9 Miles
Directions from Douglas Close to Tesco Shire Park Express
Tesco Welwyn Express
14 High St, Welwyn, AL6 9EQ
0345 675 7012
Distance: 1.05 Miles
Directions from Douglas Close to Tesco Welwyn Express
Waitrose Welwyn Garden City
Bridge Road, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, AL8 6AB
01707 373400
Distance: 1.26 Miles
Directions from Douglas Close to Waitrose Welwyn Garden City
Sainsburys Welwyn Garden City
44 Church Road, Welwyn Garden City, England, AL8 6SA
01707 429200
Distance: 1.49 Miles
Directions from Douglas Close to Sainsburys Welwyn Garden City

 Telephone Information

Dialling CodeTelephone ExchangeTelephone CabinetFibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises
01438WELWYN - SMWEPP1FTTC

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: Welwyn East Ward
Parish: Welwyn Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Hertfordshire

Nearest Car Parks

Digswell Park Road Car Park
Digswell Park Road, Digswell, Hertfordshire
Digswell
AL6 0BS
Distance: 0.13 km (click for directions)
Open 24 hours. Free parking. 20 minutes maximum stay Mon-Fri 9am-11am. Height restriction 2.3m.
Telephone: 01707357000
Operated by: Welwyn Hatfield District Council
Welwyn North Station - West Car Park
Station Road, Welwyn, Hertfordshire
Welwyn
AL6 0AS
Distance: 0.18 km (click for directions)
Open 24 hours. Cash card payment. Accessible spaces available.
Telephone: 08453194240
Operated by: Apcoa Parking (UK) Ltd
Welwyn North Station - East Car Park
Station Road, Welwyn, Hertfordshire
Welwyn
AL6 0AS
Distance: 0.24 km (click for directions)
Open 24 hours. Cash card payment, pay by phone, accessible spaces available.
Telephone: 08453194240
Operated by: Apcoa Parking (UK) Ltd
Haldens Car Park
Haldens, Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Hatfield
AL7 1DD
Distance: 0.63 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
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Nearest Schools

St John's CofE Primary School
Distance: 0.34 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 11/09/2013)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 218
Address: St John's CofE Primary School, Hertford Road, Digswell, AL6 0BX
Head: Mr S Horleston (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Douglas Close to St John's CofE Primary School
Harwood Hill Junior Mixed Infant and Nursery School
Distance: 0.39 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 29/11/2017)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 220
Address: Harwood Hill Junior Mixed Infant and Nursery School, Harwood Close, AL8 7AG
Head: Miss Yvette Page (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Douglas Close to Harwood Hill Junior Mixed Infant and Nursery School
Homerswood Primary and Nursery School
Distance: 0.44 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 14/02/2019)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 223
Address: Homerswood Primary and Nursery School, Kirklands, AL8 7RF
Head: Mrs Debbie Shirley (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Douglas Close to Homerswood Primary and Nursery School
Knightsfield School
Distance: 0.56 Miles
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 13/02/2015)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 44
Address: Knightsfield School, Knightsfield, AL8 7LW
Head: Mrs Suzanne Thrower (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Douglas Close to Knightsfield School

Nearest Hospitals

Queen Victoria Memorial Hospital
Address: School Lane, Welwyn, AL6 9PW,
Independent Sector
Hertfordshire Community NHS Trust
Telephone: 01438 841800
Distance: 1.25 (miles)
Directions from Douglas Close to Queen Victoria Memorial 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: 2.67 (miles)
Directions from Douglas Close to New QEII 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: 3.89 (miles)
Directions from Douglas Close to One Hatfield Hospital
Hertford County Hospital
Address: North Road, Hertford, SG14 1LP,
NHS Sector
East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust
Telephone: 01438 314333
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 4.89 (miles)
Directions from Douglas Close to Hertford County Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Douglas Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Douglas Close
0.57 Dental Surgery 171 Knightsfield AL8 7QG
1.34 Parkway Dental Surgery 18 Parkway AL8 6HG
1.45 Howardsgate Dental Surgery 10 Howardsgate AL8 6BQ
1.46 Ivory Dental Clinic 6-10 Fretherne Chambers, Fretherne Road AL8 6NY
1.48 Dental Surgery 43 Peartree Lane AL7 3UA

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Douglas Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near Douglas Close
1.06 Bridge Cottage Surgery 41 High Street AL6 9EF tel:01438 715044
1.34 Parkway Surgery 20 Parkway AL8 6HG tel:01707 332233
1.67 Peartree Lane Surgery 110 Peartree Lane AL7 3UJ tel:01707 329292
1.71 Moors Walk Surgery 123 Moors Walk AL7 2BQ tel:01707 335151
1.76 The Garden City Practice Birdcroft Road AL8 6EH tel:01707 321500

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Douglas Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near Douglas Close
0.52 Lloydspharmacy 9 Shoplands AL8 7RH tel:01707 326754
1.04 Lloydspharmacy 40 High Street AL6 9EQ tel:01438 714104
1.06 Bridge Cottage Pharmacy Bridge Cottage Surgery, 41 High Street AL6 9EF tel:01438 840240
1.23 Care2homes Unit 6 The Polaris Centre, 41 Brownfields AL7 1AN tel:01707 326151
1.27 Johns & Kelynack Ltd Bridge Road AL8 6AB tel:01707 335856

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Douglas Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Douglas Close
1.33 Luxottica Retail Uk (bridge Road) John Lewis, Bridge Road AL8 6TP
1.40 Specsavers (welwyn Garden City) 55-57 Howardsgate AL8 6BB
1.40 Vision Express (welwyn Garden City) 61 Howardsgate AL8 6BB
1.41 Scrivens Opticians (welwyn Garden City) 47 Howardsgate AL8 6AP
1.43 Bayfieds (welwyn Garden City) 39 The Howard Centre, Howardsgate AL8 6HA

Nearest Libraries

Welwyn Library
Civic Centre, Prospect Place, Welwyn, AL69ER
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 0.94 Miles
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Directions from Douglas Close to Welwyn Library
Welwyn Garden City Library
Campus West, Welwyn Garden City, AL86AJ
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 1.18 Miles
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Directions from Douglas Close to Welwyn Garden City Library
Woodhall Library
Cole Green Lane, Welwyn Garden City, AL73JA
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 2.09 Miles
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Directions from Douglas Close to Woodhall Library
Knebworth Library
7 St Martins Road, Knebworth, SG36ER
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 3.15 Miles
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Directions from Douglas Close to Knebworth Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Welwyn North Station is 0.23 miles away.

Address: Welwyn North station, Station Road, Welwyn, Hertfordshire, AL6 0AS

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

Welwyn North Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Douglas Close to Welwyn North Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Ashwell & Morden00:29:00
Baldock00:24:00
Cambridge00:54:00
Finsbury Park00:27:00
Foxton00:43:00
Hatfield (Herts)00:08:00
Hitchin00:15:00
Knebworth00:04:00
Letchworth Garden City00:21:00
London Kings Cross00:33:00
Meldreth00:37:00
Potters Bar00:15:00
Royston00:34:00
Shepreth00:40:00
Stevenage00:09:00
Welwyn Garden City00:05:00

Welwyn Garden City Station is 1.43 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 Douglas Close 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

Knebworth Station is 3.18 miles away.

Address: Knebworth station, Park Lane, Knebworth, Hertfordshire, SG3 6AT

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

Knebworth Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Douglas Close to Knebworth Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Ashwell & Morden00:25:00
Baldock00:20:00
Cambridge00:50:00
Finsbury Park00:31:00
Foxton00:39:00
Hatfield (Herts)00:13:00
Hitchin00:11:00
Letchworth Garden City00:17:00
London Kings Cross00:37:00
Meldreth00:33:00
Potters Bar00:19:00
Royston00:30:00
Shepreth00:36:00
Stevenage00:05:00
Welwyn Garden City00:09:00
Welwyn North00:04:00

Hatfield (Herts) Station is 4.05 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 Douglas Close 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

Nearest Airports

London Luton Airport is 8.73 miles away Directions from Douglas Close to London Luton Airport
London Stansted Airport is 20.05 miles away Directions from Douglas Close to London Stansted Airport
London City Airport is 24.29 miles away Directions from Douglas Close to London City Airport
London Heathrow Airport is 26.37 miles away Directions from Douglas Close to London Heathrow Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Blackfriars Pier is 21.79 miles away

Directions from Douglas Close to Blackfriars Pier

Savoy Pier is 21.83 miles away

Directions from Douglas Close to Savoy Pier

Embankment Pier is 21.91 miles away

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Festival Pier is 21.99 miles away

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Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Junction: A1(M) J6/A1000/B197 - 0.72 Miles Away

Directions from Douglas Close to A1(M) J6/A1000/B197

Junction: A1(M) J5/B197/B195 - 2.14 Miles Away

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Junction: A1(M) J4/A414/A1001/A6129 - 3.15 Miles Away

Directions from Douglas Close to A1(M) J4/A414/A1001/A6129

Junction: A1(M) J7/A602 - 4.61 Miles Away

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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Welwyn Roman Baths
Historic Properties
Distance: 0.78 (miles)
Directions from Douglas Close to Welwyn Roman Baths
Attraction Name: Shaw's Corner
Historic Properties
Distance: 3.3 (miles)
Directions from Douglas Close to Shaw's Corner
Attraction Name: Mill Green Museum and Mill
Historic Properties
Distance: 3.35 (miles)
Directions from Douglas Close to Mill Green Museum and Mill
Attraction Name: Fairlands Valley Park
Country Parks
Distance: 5.27 (miles)
Directions from Douglas Close to Fairlands Valley Park
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