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Whetstone Close in Oaklands AL6 0QW

Whetstone Close is a Street in the Hertfordshire village of Oaklands with the postcode of AL6 0QW and measures approximately 75 metres long.

The average house in Whetstone Close sells for £605,000.00

There are 4 other streets named Whetstone Close in Great Britain.

Whetstone 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.

Whetstone Close has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 43021574 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of Whetstone Close is roughly 98.23 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 100.10 and the lowest point being 97.30. A change of 2.80 metres.

Average House Prices for Whetstone Close
YearSalesAverage House Price
20171£625,000.
20161£585,000.

Whetstone Close is located within the county of Hertfordshire which is in the East of England region of the UK. 24.03 miles North from the centre of London, 8.72 miles North East from the centre of St Albans, 9.51 miles East from the centre of Luton and 23.31 miles South East from the centre of Bedford.

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AL6 0QW

Latest Weather Conditions for Whetstone Close, AL6 0QW

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Budget Hotels near Whetstone Close Oaklands

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Travelodge Welwyn Garden City
Address:Gate House, Fretherne Rd, Welwyn Garden City, AL8 6RD
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2: Name:Premier Inn Welwyn Garden City
Address:Stanborough Road
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Address:Six Hills Way
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Address:Danestrete
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5: Name:Premier Inn Hatfield
Address:Comet Way, Lemsford Road
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Mortgage Calculator for the Lowest Priced Property on Whetstone Close
Total Price of Property£585,000
Minimum Deposit£29,250.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£1,706.25
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£2,928.65
Mortgage Calculator for the Highest Priced Property on Whetstone Close
Total Price of Property£625,000
Minimum Deposit£31,250.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£1,822.92
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£3,128.90
Mortgage Calculator for the Average Priced Property on Whetstone Close
Total Price of Property£605,000
Minimum Deposit£30,250.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£1,764.58
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£3,028.77
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Police Force: Hertfordshire
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Whetstone Close above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
98.2397.30100.102.80

Frequently asked Questions for Whetstone Close

What Council (Local Authority) is Whetstone Close in?

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

What Parish Council is Whetstone Close in?

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

What Electoral Ward is Whetstone Close in?

Whetstone Close is located within the ward of Welwyn West.

What County is Whetstone Close in?

Whetstone Close is located within the ceremonial county of Hertfordshire.

What Constituency is Whetstone Close in?

Whetstone Close is located within the constituency of Welwyn Hatfield.

What Part of the UK is Whetstone Close in?

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

What County Council area is Whetstone Close in?

Whetstone Close is located within the Hertfordshire Council area.

What Police Force area is Whetstone Close in?

Whetstone Close is located within the Hertfordshire Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for Whetstone Close

3 Whetstone Close, Welwyn, Welwyn, AL6 0QW, 8 Whetstone Close, Welwyn, AL6 0QW,
4 Whetstone Close, Welwyn, AL6 0QW, 8 Whetstone Close, Welwyn, Welwyn, AL6 0QW,
5 Whetstone Close, Welwyn, AL6 0QW, 10 Whetstone Close, Welwyn, AL6 0QW,
6 Whetstone Close, Welwyn, Welwyn, AL6 0QW, 10 Whetstone Close, Welwyn, Welwyn, AL6 0QW,
7 Whetstone Close, Welwyn, AL6 0QW,

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Location Details

Whetstone Close
Map showing the location of Whetstone Close
Latitude51.843098
Longitude-0.198395
OS Easting (X):524096
OS Northing (Y):217638
OS Grid Reference:TL241176

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Whetstone Close

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00121697
ONS Area NameIndian Tech Achievers
Average Age46.59
Area Population1588.00
Male Population778.00 (49%)
Female Population810.00 (51%)
LSOA Code:E01023966
LSOA Name:Welwyn Hatfield 001B
SOA Code:8a
SOA Name:Affluent communities
MSOA Code:E02004980
MSOA Name:Welwyn Hatfield 001
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Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Welwyn Express
14 High St, Welwyn, AL6 9EQ
0345 675 7012
Distance: 1.12 Miles
Directions from Whetstone Close to Tesco Welwyn Express
Tesco Shire Park Express
Tesco Store Ltd, Heart., ShirePark, Falcon Way, Welwyn Garden City, AL7 1TW
0345 610 6775
Distance: 2.42 Miles
Directions from Whetstone Close to Tesco Shire Park Express
Waitrose Welwyn Garden City
Bridge Road, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, AL8 6AB
01707 373400
Distance: 2.73 Miles
Directions from Whetstone Close to Waitrose Welwyn Garden City
Tesco Stevenage Broadwater Superstore
Broadwater Retail Park, London Rd, Stevenage, SG2 8DT
0345 677 9114
Distance: 2.85 Miles
Directions from Whetstone Close to Tesco Stevenage Broadwater Superstore

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01707 - Welwyn Garden City
Area Code: 01438 - Stevenage
Area Code: 01920 - Ware
Area Code: 01462 - Hitchin

 Recent House Sales in Whetstone Close

Address7 Whetstone Close, Hertfordshire, AL6 0QW.
Sale DateThu 02 Nov 2017
Sale Price£625,000
Type of PropertyDetached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address8 Whetstone Close, Hertfordshire, AL6 0QW.
Sale DateFri 18 Mar 2016
Sale Price£585,000
Type of PropertyDetached
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
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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 West Ward
Parish: Welwyn Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Hertfordshire

Nearest Car Parks

Titmus Yard Car Park
Lockleys Drive, Welwyn, Hertfordshire
Welwyn
AL6 9LW
Distance: 1.01 km (click for directions)
Free parking all day
Telephone: 01438716667
Operated by: Welwyn Parish Council
Lockleys Drive Car Park
Lockleys Drive, Welwyn, Hertfordshire
Welwyn
AL6 9NT
Distance: 1.01 km (click for directions)
Free parking all day
Telephone: 01438716667
Operated by: Welwyn Parish Council
High Street Car Park
High Street, Welwyn, Hertfordshire
Welwyn
AL6 9EQ
Distance: 1.15 km (click for directions)
Free parking. Time limited
Telephone: 01438716667
Operated by: Welwyn Parish Council
Broomfield Road Car Park
Broomfield Road, Welwyn, Hertfordshire
Welwyn
AL6 9DL
Distance: 1.25 km (click for directions)
Free parking
Telephone: 01438716667
Operated by: Welwyn Parish Council
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Nearest Schools

Oaklands Primary School
Distance: 0.12 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 07/10/2011)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 195
Address: Oaklands Primary School, Great North Road, Oaklands, AL6 0PX
Head: Mrs Julie Petitt (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Whetstone Close to Oaklands Primary School
St Michael's Woolmer Green CofE VA Primary School
Distance: 0.89 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 23/11/2011)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 185
Address: St Michael's Woolmer Green CofE VA Primary School, London Road, SG3 6JP
Head: Mrs Jan Martin (Acting Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Whetstone Close to St Michael's Woolmer Green CofE VA Primary School
Sherrardswood School
Distance: 1.07 Miles
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected )
Number of Pupils: 349
Address: Sherrardswood School, Lockleys, AL6 0BJ
Head: Mrs Anna Wright (Headmaster)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Whetstone Close to Sherrardswood School
Tenterfield Nursery School
Distance: 1.33 Miles
Phase: Nursery
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 07/09/2017)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 71
Address: Tenterfield Nursery School, London Road, AL6 9JF
Head: Mrs Eleanor Williams (Acting Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Whetstone Close to Tenterfield Nursery School

Nearest Hospitals

Queen Victoria Memorial Hospital
Address: School Lane, Welwyn, AL6 9PW,
Independent Sector
Hertfordshire Community NHS Trust
Telephone: 01438 841800
Distance: 1.48 (miles)
Directions from Whetstone 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: 4.19 (miles)
Directions from Whetstone 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: 5.26 (miles)
Directions from Whetstone Close to One Hatfield Hospital
Lister Hospital
Address: Coreys Mill Lane, Stevenage, SG1 4AB,
NHS Sector
East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust
Telephone: 01438 314333
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 5.67 (miles)
Directions from Whetstone Close to Lister Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Whetstone Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Whetstone Close
1.39 Knebworth Dental Surgery 62 London Road SG3 6HJ
1.70 Dental Surgery 3 Station Road SG3 6AP
1.96 Dental Surgery 171 Knightsfield AL8 7QG
2.77 Parkway Dental Surgery 18 Parkway AL8 6HG
2.78 Broadwater Dental Practice 302 Broadwater Crescent SG2 8EU

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Whetstone Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near Whetstone Close
1.18 Bridge Cottage Surgery 41 High Street AL6 9EF tel:01438 715044
1.70 Knebworth & Marymead Medical Practice Station Road SG3 6AP tel:01438 812494
2.72 Marymead Medical Practice 18 Spring Drive, Marymead SG2 8AZ tel:01438 218000
2.77 Parkway Surgery 20 Parkway AL8 6HG tel:01707 332233
2.90 Broadwater Surgery 114 Broadwater Crescent SG2 8HW tel:01438 314519

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Whetstone Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near Whetstone Close
1.14 Lloydspharmacy 40 High Street AL6 9EQ tel:01438 714104
1.18 Bridge Cottage Pharmacy Bridge Cottage Surgery, 41 High Street AL6 9EF tel:01438 840240
1.50 Codicote Pharmacy 123 High Street, Codicote SG4 8UB tel:01438 821418
1.72 Lloydspharmacy 133 London Road SG3 6EX tel:01438 813008
1.93 Lloydspharmacy 9 Shoplands AL8 7RH tel:01707 326754

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Whetstone Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Whetstone Close
1.70 Christopher's Opticians Ltd (knebworth) 7a Station Road SG3 6AP
2.78 Luxottica Retail Uk (bridge Road) John Lewis, Bridge Road AL8 6TP
2.87 Scrivens Opticians (welwyn Garden City) 47 Howardsgate AL8 6AP
2.88 Specsavers (welwyn Garden City) 55-57 Howardsgate AL8 6BB
2.88 Vision Express (welwyn Garden City) 61 Howardsgate AL8 6BB

Nearest Libraries

Welwyn Library
Civic Centre, Prospect Place, Welwyn, AL69ER
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 1.15 Miles
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Knebworth Library
7 St Martins Road, Knebworth, SG36ER
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 1.75 Miles
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Directions from Whetstone Close to Knebworth Library
Welwyn Garden City Library
Campus West, Welwyn Garden City, AL86AJ
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 2.62 Miles
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Directions from Whetstone Close to Welwyn Garden City Library
Woodhall Library
Cole Green Lane, Welwyn Garden City, AL73JA
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 3.61 Miles
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Directions from Whetstone Close to Woodhall Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Welwyn North Station is 1.38 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 Whetstone 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

Knebworth Station is 1.71 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 Whetstone 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

Welwyn Garden City Station is 2.92 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 Whetstone 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

Watton-at-Stone Station is 3.48 miles away.

Address: Watton-at-Stone station, Station Road, Watton-at-Stone, Hertfordshire, SG14 3SH

Watton-at-Stone is situated on the Hertford loop line and is managed by Govia Thameslink Railway (Great Northern).

Watton-at-Stone Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Whetstone Close to Watton-at-Stone Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Alexandra Palace00:38:00
Bayford00:12:00
Bowes Park00:35:00
Crews Hill00:20:00
Cuffley00:16:30
Drayton Park00:47:00
Enfield Chase00:25:30
Essex Road00:51:00
Finsbury Park00:46:00
Gordon Hill00:23:00
Grange Park00:28:00
Harringay00:43:00
Hertford North00:08:00
Highbury & Islington00:49:00
Hornsey00:41:00
London Kings Cross00:55:00
Moorgate00:59:00
Old Street00:55:00
Palmers Green00:33:00
Stevenage00:09:00
Winchmore Hill00:30:00

Nearest Airports

London Luton Airport is 8.04 miles away Directions from Whetstone Close to London Luton Airport
London Stansted Airport is 19.85 miles away Directions from Whetstone Close to London Stansted Airport
London City Airport is 25.71 miles away Directions from Whetstone Close to London City Airport
London Heathrow Airport is 27.71 miles away Directions from Whetstone Close to London Heathrow Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Blackfriars Pier is 23.3 miles away

Directions from Whetstone Close to Blackfriars Pier

Embankment Pier is 23.43 miles away

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Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Junction: A1(M) J6/A1000/B197 - 1.26 Miles Away

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

Junction: A1(M) J7/A602 - 3.09 Miles Away

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Junction: A1(M) J5/B197/B195 - 3.43 Miles Away

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Junction: A1(M) J4/A414/A1001/A6129 - 4.56 Miles Away

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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Welwyn Roman Baths
Historic Properties
Distance: 1.15 (miles)
Directions from Whetstone Close to Welwyn Roman Baths
Attraction Name: Shaw's Corner
Historic Properties
Distance: 3.07 (miles)
Directions from Whetstone Close to Shaw's Corner
Attraction Name: Fairlands Valley Park
Country Parks
Distance: 3.77 (miles)
Directions from Whetstone Close to Fairlands Valley Park
Attraction Name: Mill Green Museum and Mill
Historic Properties
Distance: 4.86 (miles)
Directions from Whetstone Close to Mill Green Museum and Mill
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