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Birds Close in Welwyn Garden City AL7 4AR

Birds Close is a Street in the Hertfordshire town of Welwyn Garden City with the postcode of AL7 4AR and measures approximately 144 metres long.

The average house in Birds Close sells for £303,121.43

There are 3 other streets named Birds Close in Great Britain.

Birds 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 .

Birds Close has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 43001665 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of Birds Close is roughly 74.44 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 76.20 and the lowest point being 72.30. A change of 3.90 metres.

Average House Prices for Birds Close
YearSalesAverage House Price
20191£295,000.
20181£258,900.
20171£370,000.
20163£307,667.
20151£274,950.

Birds Close is located within the county of Hertfordshire which is in the East of England region of the UK. 20.25 miles North from the centre of London, 7.48 miles East from the centre of St Albans, 11.9 miles South East from the centre of Luton and 27.02 miles South East from the centre of Bedford.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Birds Close, AL7 4AR

Sunrise05:22
Sunset20:30

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AL7 4AR

Latest Weather Conditions for Birds Close, AL7 4AR

Observed at Weather Station:Rothamsted 5 May 2021 at 22:00 (7.99 miles away)
Current Weather:Clear night
Temperature and Humidity:2.4°C (89.7%)
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Budget Hotels near Birds Close Welwyn Garden City

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Premier Inn Welwyn Garden City
Address:Stanborough Road
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1.48
2: Name:Travelodge Welwyn Garden City
Address:Gate House, Fretherne Rd, Welwyn Garden City, AL8 6RD
Telephone:0871 984 6536 Learn More
1.51
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 Ware
Address:Marsh Lane
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Mortgage Calculator for the Lowest Priced Property on Birds Close
Total Price of Property£258,000
Minimum Deposit£12,900.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£752.50
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£1,291.61
Mortgage Calculator for the Highest Priced Property on Birds Close
Total Price of Property£370,000
Minimum Deposit£18,500.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£1,079.17
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£1,852.31
Mortgage Calculator for the Average Priced Property on Birds Close
Total Price of Property£303,121
Minimum Deposit£15,156.07
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£884.10
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£1,517.50
Policing for Birds Close

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Police Force: Hertfordshire
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Birds Close above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
74.4472.3076.203.90

Frequently asked Questions for Birds Close

What Council (Local Authority) is Birds Close in?

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

What Parish Council is Birds Close in?

Birds Close is in an unparished area.

What Electoral Ward is Birds Close in?

Birds Close is located within the ward of Howlands.

What County is Birds Close in?

Birds Close is located within the ceremonial county of Hertfordshire.

What Constituency is Birds Close in?

Birds Close is located within the constituency of Welwyn Hatfield.

What Part of the UK is Birds Close in?

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

What County Council area is Birds Close in?

Birds Close is located within the Hertfordshire Council area.

What Police Force area is Birds Close in?

Birds Close is located within the Hertfordshire Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for Birds Close

1 Birds Close, Welwyn Garden City, Welwyn Garden City, AL7 4AR, 17 Birds Close, Welwyn Garden City, Welwyn Garden City, AL7 4AR,
6 Birds Close, Welwyn Garden City, Welwyn Garden City, AL7 4AR, 24 Birds Close, Welwyn Garden City, Welwyn Garden City, AL7 4AR,
10 Birds Close, Welwyn Garden City, Welwyn Garden City, AL7 4AR, 29 Birds Close, Welwyn Garden City, Welwyn Garden City, AL7 4AR,
15 Birds Close, Welwyn Garden City, Welwyn Garden City, AL7 4AR, 32 Birds Close, Welwyn Garden City, Welwyn Garden City, AL7 4AR,
16 Birds Close, Welwyn Garden City, Welwyn Garden City, AL7 4AR, 37 Birds Close, Welwyn Garden City, Welwyn Garden City, AL7 4AR,

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Location Details

Birds Close
Map showing the location of Birds Close
Latitude51.789880
Longitude-0.175192
OS Easting (X):525842
OS Northing (Y):211760
OS Grid Reference:TL258118

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Birds Close

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00121587
ONS Area NameHard-Pressed Ethnic Mix
Average Age37.42
Area Population1527.00
Male Population730.00 (48%)
Female Population797.00 (52%)
Benefit Claimants17 (1%)
LSOA Code:E01023943
LSOA Name:Welwyn Hatfield 008A
SOA Code:3d
SOA Name:Households in terraces and flats
MSOA Code:E02004987
MSOA Name:Welwyn Hatfield 008
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Nearest Supermarkets

Morrisons Welwyn Garden City
40 Black Fan Road, Welwyn Garden City AL7 1RY
01707 391358
Distance: 0.67 Miles
Directions from Birds Close to Morrisons Welwyn Garden City
Tesco Welwyn Garden City Express
Moors Walk, Welwyn Garden City, AL7 2BQ
0345 610 2725
Distance: 0.84 Miles
Directions from Birds Close to Tesco Welwyn Garden City Express
Iceland Welwyn Garden
Unit A Long Croft House, Fretherne Road, Welwyn Garden City, AL8 6PZ
01707373096
Distance: 1.5 Miles
Directions from Birds Close to Iceland Welwyn Garden
Tesco Shire Park Express
Tesco Store Ltd, Heart., ShirePark, Falcon Way, Welwyn Garden City, AL7 1TW
0345 610 6775
Distance: 1.5 Miles
Directions from Birds Close to Tesco Shire Park Express

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01707 - Welwyn Garden City
Area Code: 01920 - Ware
Area Code: 01727 - St Albans
Area Code: 01992 - Lea Valley

 Recent House Sales in Birds Close

Address14 Birds Close, Hertfordshire, AL7 4AR.
Sale DateThu 16 May 2019
Sale Price£295,000
Type of PropertyTerraced
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address7 Birds Close, Hertfordshire, AL7 4AR.
Sale DateMon 30 Apr 2018
Sale Price£258,900
Type of PropertyOther
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address15 Birds Close, Hertfordshire, AL7 4AR.
Sale DateFri 16 Jun 2017
Sale Price£370,000
Type of PropertyTerraced
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address2 Birds Close, Hertfordshire, AL7 4AR.
Sale DateFri 29 Apr 2016
Sale Price£330,000
Type of PropertySemi-Detached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address23 Birds Close, Hertfordshire, AL7 4AR.
Sale DateWed 27 Jan 2016
Sale Price£335,000
Type of PropertySemi-Detached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address27 Birds Close, Hertfordshire, AL7 4AR.
Sale DateFri 29 Jan 2016
Sale Price£258,000
Type of PropertyTerraced
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address25 Birds Close, Hertfordshire, AL7 4AR.
Sale DateThu 16 Apr 2015
Sale Price£274,950
Type of PropertySemi-Detached
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
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: Howlands Ward
Parish: Unparished area
Ceremonial County: Hertfordshire

Nearest Car Parks

Sylvan Way Car Park
Sylvan Way, Panshanger, Hertfordshire
Panshanger
AL7 2RT
Distance: 0.67 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: 1.07 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
Peartree Car Park
Peartree Lane, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Welwyn Garden City
AL7 3AJ
Distance: 1.08 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
Waterside Car Park
Waterside, Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Hatfield
AL7 1GE
Distance: 1.39 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
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Nearest Schools

Commonswood Primary & Nursery School
Distance: 0.39 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 25/04/2016)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 475
Address: Commonswood Primary & Nursery School, The Commons, AL7 4RU
Head: Mrs G Seymour (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birds Close to Commonswood Primary & Nursery School
Swallow Dell Primary and Nursery School
Distance: 0.57 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 Birds Close to Swallow Dell Primary and Nursery School
Watchlytes Junior Mixed Infant and Nursery School
Distance: 0.61 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 Birds Close to Watchlytes Junior Mixed Infant and Nursery School
Ridgeway Academy
Distance: 0.87 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 Birds Close to Ridgeway Academy

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: 0.72 (miles)
Directions from Birds 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: 2.93 (miles)
Directions from Birds Close to One Hatfield Hospital
Queen Victoria Memorial Hospital
Address: School Lane, Welwyn, AL6 9PW,
Independent Sector
Hertfordshire Community NHS Trust
Telephone: 01438 841800
Distance: 3.33 (miles)
Directions from Birds Close to Queen Victoria Memorial 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: 3.73 (miles)
Directions from Birds Close to Hertford County Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Birds Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Birds Close
0.43 Beehive Dental Practice 27 Beehive Lane AL7 4BH
0.82 Woodhall Dental Practice 33 Cole Green Lane AL7 3PP
0.90 Dental Surgery 55 Moors Walk AL7 2AX
1.09 Dental Surgery 43 Peartree Lane AL7 3UA
1.49 Church Road Dental Practice 4a Church Road AL8 6NE

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Birds Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near Birds Close
0.29 Hall Grove Group Practice 4 Hall Grove AL7 4PL tel:01707 328528
0.79 Moors Walk Surgery 123 Moors Walk AL7 2BQ tel:01707 335151
0.87 Spring House Health Spring House Site, Ascots Lane AL7 4HL tel:01707 294354
0.90 Hollybush Surgery 141 Hollybush Lane AL7 4JS tel:01707 328323
1.09 Peartree Lane Surgery 110 Peartree Lane AL7 3UJ tel:01707 329292

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Birds Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near Birds Close
0.61 Gate2pharma Unit 18b, Weltech Business Centre AL7 2AA tel:01707 326531
0.79 Your Local Boots Pharmacy 65 Moors Walk AL7 2BQ
0.82 Your Local Boots Pharmacy 31 Cole Green Lane AL7 3PP
1.09 Peartree Pharmacy Peartree Lane Surgery, 110 Peartree Lane AL7 3UJ tel:01707 372172
1.13 Your Local Boots Pharmacy 126 Peartree Lane AL7 3XW

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Birds Close

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

Nearest Libraries

Woodhall Library
Cole Green Lane, Welwyn Garden City, AL73JA
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 0.66 Miles
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Welwyn Garden City Library
Campus West, Welwyn Garden City, AL86AJ
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 1.72 Miles
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Hatfield Library
Queensway, Hatfield, AL100LT
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 2.93 Miles
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Welwyn Library
Civic Centre, Prospect Place, Welwyn, AL69ER
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 3.17 Miles
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Directions from Birds Close to Welwyn Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Welwyn Garden City Station is 1.46 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 Birds 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

Welwyn North Station is 2.43 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 Birds 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

Hatfield (Herts) Station is 2.49 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 Birds 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

Hertford North Station is 3.62 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 Birds Close 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 10.62 miles away Directions from Birds Close to London Luton Airport
London Stansted Airport is 19.86 miles away Directions from Birds Close to London Stansted Airport
London City Airport is 21.96 miles away Directions from Birds Close to London City Airport
London Heathrow Airport is 24.84 miles away Directions from Birds Close to London Heathrow Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Blackfriars Pier is 19.51 miles away

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Savoy Pier is 19.56 miles away

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Embankment Pier is 19.66 miles away

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Festival Pier is 19.72 miles away

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Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Junction: A1(M) J4/A414/A1001/A6129 - 2.19 Miles Away

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

Junction: A1(M) J5/B197/B195 - 2.23 Miles Away

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Junction: A1(M) J6/A1000/B197 - 2.94 Miles Away

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Junction: A1(M) J3/A414/A1001 - 3.97 Miles Away

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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Mill Green Museum and Mill
Historic Properties
Distance: 1.7 (miles)
Directions from Birds Close to Mill Green Museum and Mill
Attraction Name: Welwyn Roman Baths
Historic Properties
Distance: 3.04 (miles)
Directions from Birds Close to Welwyn Roman Baths
Attraction Name: Shaw's Corner
Historic Properties
Distance: 5.13 (miles)
Directions from Birds Close to Shaw's Corner
Attraction Name: Potters Bar Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 6.53 (miles)
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