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Watchmead in Welwyn Garden City AL7 1LT

Watchmead is a Street in the Hertfordshire town of Welwyn Garden City with the postcode of AL7 1LT and measures approximately 710 metres long.

The average house in Watchmead sells for £7,906,625.00

There is only one street named Watchmead making it unique in Great Britain.

Watchmead 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 .

Watchmead has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 43021094 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of Watchmead is roughly 80.94 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 82.10 and the lowest point being 79.60. A change of 2.50 metres.

Average House Prices for Watchmead
YearSalesAverage House Price
20173£10,298,833.
20161£730,000.

Watchmead is located within the county of Hertfordshire which is in the East of England region of the UK. 21.1 miles North from the centre of London, 7.39 miles North East from the centre of St Albans, 11.1 miles South East from the centre of Luton and 26.1 miles South East from the centre of Bedford.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Watchmead, AL7 1LT

Sunrise05:12
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AL7 1LT

Latest Weather Conditions for Watchmead, AL7 1LT

Observed at Weather Station:Rothamsted 11 May 2021 at 06:00 (7.45 miles away)
Current Weather:Clear night
Temperature and Humidity:7.8°C (90.7%)
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Budget Hotels near Watchmead 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
0.85
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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Mortgage Calculator for the Lowest Priced Property on Watchmead
Total Price of Property£681,500
Minimum Deposit£34,075.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£1,987.71
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£3,411.75
Mortgage Calculator for the Highest Priced Property on Watchmead
Total Price of Property£27,000,000
Minimum Deposit£1,350,000.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£78,750.00
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£135,168.36
Mortgage Calculator for the Average Priced Property on Watchmead
Total Price of Property£7,906,625
Minimum Deposit£395,331.25
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£23,060.99
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£39,582.43
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Police Force: Hertfordshire
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Watchmead above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
80.9479.6082.102.50

Frequently asked Questions for Watchmead

What Council (Local Authority) is Watchmead in?

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

What Parish Council is Watchmead in?

Watchmead is in an unparished area.

What Electoral Ward is Watchmead in?

Watchmead is located within the ward of Haldens.

What County is Watchmead in?

Watchmead is located within the ceremonial county of Hertfordshire.

What Constituency is Watchmead in?

Watchmead is located within the constituency of Welwyn Hatfield.

What Part of the UK is Watchmead in?

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

What County Council area is Watchmead in?

Watchmead is located within the Hertfordshire Council area.

What Police Force area is Watchmead in?

Watchmead is located within the Hertfordshire Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for Watchmead

1, Alders Court Watchmead, Welwyn Garden City, AL7 1LT, 30 Watchmead, Welwyn Garden City, AL7 1LT,
2-3, Alders Court Watchmead, Welwyn Garden City, AL7 1LT, City Park Watchmead, Welwyn Garden City, AL7 1LT,

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Location Details

Watchmead
Map showing the location of Watchmead
Latitude51.801441
Longitude-0.185933
OS Easting (X):525070
OS Northing (Y):213027
OS Grid Reference:TL251130

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Watchmead

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00121425
ONS Area NameHampered Aspiration
Average Age40.88
Area Population1441.00
Male Population689.00 (48%)
Female Population752.00 (52%)
Benefit Claimants12 (1%)
LSOA Code:E01023912
LSOA Name:Welwyn Hatfield 004A
SOA Code:3d
SOA Name:Households in terraces and flats
MSOA Code:E02004983
MSOA Name:Welwyn Hatfield 004
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Nearest Supermarkets

Morrisons Welwyn Garden City
40 Black Fan Road, Welwyn Garden City AL7 1RY
01707 391358
Distance: 0.31 Miles
Directions from Watchmead to Morrisons Welwyn Garden City
Tesco Welwyn Garden City Express
Moors Walk, Welwyn Garden City, AL7 2BQ
0345 610 2725
Distance: 0.58 Miles
Directions from Watchmead to Tesco Welwyn Garden City Express
Tesco Shire Park Express
Tesco Store Ltd, Heart., ShirePark, Falcon Way, Welwyn Garden City, AL7 1TW
0345 610 6775
Distance: 0.58 Miles
Directions from Watchmead to Tesco Shire Park Express
Waitrose Welwyn Garden City
Bridge Road, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, AL8 6AB
01707 373400
Distance: 0.81 Miles
Directions from Watchmead to Waitrose Welwyn Garden City

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01707 - Welwyn Garden City
Area Code: 01727 - St Albans
Area Code: 01438 - Stevenage
Area Code: 01920 - Ware

 Recent House Sales in Watchmead

Address1 ALDERS COURT Watchmead, Hertfordshire, AL7 1LT.
Sale DateTue 11 Jul 2017
Sale Price£681,500
Type of PropertyOther
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Leasehold
Address30 Watchmead, Hertfordshire, AL7 1LT.
Sale DateFri 23 Jun 2017
Sale Price£3,215,000
Type of PropertyOther
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
AddressCITY PARK Watchmead, Hertfordshire, AL7 1LT.
Sale DateTue 11 Jul 2017
Sale Price£27,000,000
Type of PropertyOther
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address2-3 ALDERS COURT Watchmead, Hertfordshire, AL7 1LT.
Sale DateThu 22 Dec 2016
Sale Price£730,000
Type of PropertyOther
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Leasehold

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: Haldens Ward
Parish: Unparished area
Ceremonial County: Hertfordshire

Nearest Car Parks

Waterside Car Park
Waterside, Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Hatfield
AL7 1GE
Distance: 0.54 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
Pear Tree Lane Car Park
Pear Tree Lane, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Welwyn Garden City
AL7 3AJ
Distance: 0.57 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
Peartree Car Park
Peartree Lane, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Welwyn Garden City
AL7 3AJ
Distance: 0.61 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
Hunters Bridge Car Park
Bridge Road, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Welwyn Garden City
AL8 6UN
Distance: 0.75 km (click for directions)
Height restriction 2m. Sunday £1 daily charge. ANPR operates
Telephone: 01707357000
Operated by: Welwyn Hatfield District Council
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Nearest Schools

Panshanger Primary School
Distance: 0.16 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 18/10/2012)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 229
Address: Panshanger Primary School, Daniells, AL7 1QY
Head: Mrs Sarah Holt (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Watchmead to Panshanger Primary School
Ridgeway Academy
Distance: 0.3 Miles
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected 03/10/2017)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 631
Address: Ridgeway Academy, Herns Lane, AL7 2AF
Head: Mrs Sarah Mitcherson ()
Directions from Watchmead to Ridgeway Academy
Swallow Dell Primary and Nursery School
Distance: 0.44 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 23/06/2017)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 440
Address: Swallow Dell Primary and Nursery School, Blackthorn Road, AL7 3JP
Head: Mrs Clare Hollingsworth (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Watchmead to Swallow Dell Primary and Nursery School
Watchlytes Junior Mixed Infant and Nursery School
Distance: 0.56 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 12/02/2016)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 211
Address: Watchlytes Junior Mixed Infant and Nursery School, Watchlytes, AL7 2AZ
Head: Mr Alan Gardiner (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Watchmead to Watchlytes Junior Mixed Infant and Nursery School

Nearest Hospitals

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: 1.29 (miles)
Directions from Watchmead to New QEII Hospital
Queen Victoria Memorial Hospital
Address: School Lane, Welwyn, AL6 9PW,
Independent Sector
Hertfordshire Community NHS Trust
Telephone: 01438 841800
Distance: 2.42 (miles)
Directions from Watchmead to Queen Victoria 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: 3.02 (miles)
Directions from Watchmead 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: 4.18 (miles)
Directions from Watchmead to Hertford County Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Watchmead

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Watchmead
0.42 Dental Surgery 43 Peartree Lane AL7 3UA
0.55 Dental Surgery 55 Moors Walk AL7 2AX
0.76 Woodhall Dental Practice 33 Cole Green Lane AL7 3PP
0.85 Church Road Dental Practice 4a Church Road AL8 6NE
0.87 Ivory Dental Clinic 6-10 Fretherne Chambers, Fretherne Road AL8 6NY

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Watchmead

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near Watchmead
0.59 Moors Walk Surgery 123 Moors Walk AL7 2BQ tel:01707 335151
0.60 Peartree Lane Surgery 110 Peartree Lane AL7 3UJ tel:01707 329292
0.86 Hall Grove Group Practice 4 Hall Grove AL7 4PL tel:01707 328528
0.98 Parkway Surgery 20 Parkway AL8 6HG tel:01707 332233
1.04 The Garden City Practice Birdcroft Road AL8 6EH tel:01707 321500

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Watchmead

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near Watchmead
0.22 Care2homes Unit 6 The Polaris Centre, 41 Brownfields AL7 1AN tel:01707 326151
0.31 Gate2pharma Unit 18b, Weltech Business Centre AL7 2AA tel:01707 326531
0.59 Your Local Boots Pharmacy 65 Moors Walk AL7 2BQ
0.60 Peartree Pharmacy Peartree Lane Surgery, 110 Peartree Lane AL7 3UJ tel:01707 372172
0.71 Your Local Boots Pharmacy 126 Peartree Lane AL7 3XW

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Watchmead

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Watchmead
0.80 Bayfieds (welwyn Garden City) 39 The Howard Centre, Howardsgate AL8 6HA
0.80 Boots Opticians (welwyn Garden City) 15 The Howard Centre AL8 6HA
0.81 Specsavers (welwyn Garden City) 55-57 Howardsgate AL8 6BB
0.81 Vision Express (welwyn Garden City) 61 Howardsgate AL8 6BB
0.83 Welwyn Vision Opticians 62 Howardsgate AL8 6BP

Nearest Libraries

Woodhall Library
Cole Green Lane, Welwyn Garden City, AL73JA
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 0.74 Miles
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Welwyn Garden City Library
Campus West, Welwyn Garden City, AL86AJ
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 0.93 Miles
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Directions from Watchmead to Welwyn Garden City Library
Welwyn Library
Civic Centre, Prospect Place, Welwyn, AL69ER
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 2.25 Miles
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Directions from Watchmead to Welwyn Library
Hatfield Library
Queensway, Hatfield, AL100LT
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 3.23 Miles
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Directions from Watchmead to Hatfield Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Welwyn Garden City Station is 0.78 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 Watchmead 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

Welwyn North Station is 1.55 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 Watchmead 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

Hatfield (Herts) Station is 2.89 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 Watchmead 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

Hertford North Station is 4.03 miles away.

Address: Hertford North station, North Road, Hertford, Hertfordshire, SG14 1NB

Hertford North is situated on the Hertford loop line and is managed by Govia Thameslink Railway (Great Northern).

Hertford North Station is staffed on a full time basis.

Directions from Watchmead to Hertford North Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Alexandra Palace00:30:00
Bayford00:04:00
Bowes Park00:27:00
Crews Hill00:12:00
Cuffley00:08:00
Drayton Park00:41:00
Enfield Chase00:18:00
Essex Road00:45:00
Finsbury Park00:38:00
Gordon Hill00:15:00
Grange Park00:20:00
Harringay00:35:00
Highbury & Islington00:43:00
Hornsey00:33:00
London Kings Cross00:47:00
Moorgate00:53:00
Old Street00:49:00
Palmers Green00:25:00
Stevenage00:13:30
Watton-at-Stone00:05:00
Winchmore Hill00:22:00

Nearest Airports

London Luton Airport is 9.79 miles away Directions from Watchmead to London Luton Airport
London Stansted Airport is 20.02 miles away Directions from Watchmead to London Stansted Airport
London City Airport is 22.88 miles away Directions from Watchmead to London City Airport
London Heathrow Airport is 25.33 miles away Directions from Watchmead to London Heathrow Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Blackfriars Pier is 20.37 miles away

Directions from Watchmead to Blackfriars Pier

Savoy Pier is 20.42 miles away

Directions from Watchmead to Savoy Pier

Embankment Pier is 20.51 miles away

Directions from Watchmead to Embankment Pier

Festival Pier is 20.58 miles away

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Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Junction: A1(M) J5/B197/B195 - 1.76 Miles Away

Directions from Watchmead to A1(M) J5/B197/B195

Junction: A1(M) J6/A1000/B197 - 2.02 Miles Away

Directions from Watchmead to A1(M) J6/A1000/B197

Junction: A1(M) J4/A414/A1001/A6129 - 2.23 Miles Away

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

Junction: A1(M) J3/A414/A1001 - 4.24 Miles Away

Directions from Watchmead to A1(M) J3/A414/A1001

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Mill Green Museum and Mill
Historic Properties
Distance: 2.12 (miles)
Directions from Watchmead to Mill Green Museum and Mill
Attraction Name: Welwyn Roman Baths
Historic Properties
Distance: 2.12 (miles)
Directions from Watchmead to Welwyn Roman Baths
Attraction Name: Shaw's Corner
Historic Properties
Distance: 4.29 (miles)
Directions from Watchmead to Shaw's Corner
Attraction Name: Fairlands Valley Park
Country Parks
Distance: 6.63 (miles)
Directions from Watchmead to Fairlands Valley Park
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