Handside Close in Welwyn Garden City AL8 6SR

Handside Close is a Street in the Hertfordshire town of Welwyn Garden City with the postcode of AL8 6SR and measures approximately 70 metres long.

The average house in Handside Close sells for £687,500.00

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

Handside Close is governed by Welwyn Hatfield Council Council.

Average House Prices for Handside Close
YearSalesAverage House Price
20152£687,500.

Handside Close is located within the county of Hertfordshire which is in the East of England region of the UK. 21.21 miles North from the centre of London, 6.19 miles North East from the centre of St Albans, 10.07 miles South East from the centre of Luton and 25.52 miles East from the centre of Aylesbury.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Handside Close, AL8 6SR

Sunrise04:48
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AL8 6SR

Latest Weather Conditions for Handside Close, AL8 6SR

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Budget Hotels near Handside 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
0.46
2: Name:Premier Inn Welwyn Garden City
Address:Stanborough Road
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0.54
3: Name:Premier Inn Hatfield
Address:Comet Way, Lemsford Road
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2.24
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 St Albans City Centre
Address:1 Adelaide Street
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6.03

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Mortgage Calculator for the Lowest Priced Property on Handside Close
Total Price of Property£675,000
Minimum Deposit£33,750.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£1,968.75
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£3,379.21
Mortgage Calculator for the Highest Priced Property on Handside Close
Total Price of Property£700,000
Minimum Deposit£35,000.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£2,041.67
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£3,504.36
Mortgage Calculator for the Average Priced Property on Handside Close
Total Price of Property£687,500
Minimum Deposit£34,375.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£2,005.21
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£3,441.79
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Neighbourhood Policing

Elevation

The Central point of Handside Close is approximately 95 Metres above sea level

Frequently asked Questions for Handside Close

What Council (Local Authority) is Handside Close in?

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

What Parish Council is Handside Close in?

Handside Close is in an unparished area.

What Electoral Ward is Handside Close in?

Handside Close is located within the ward of Handside.

What County is Handside Close in?

Handside Close is located within the ceremonial county of Hertfordshire.

What Constituency is Handside Close in?

Handside Close is located within the constituency of Welwyn Hatfield.

What Region of the UK is Handside Close in?

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

What County Council area is Handside Close in?

Handside Close is located within the Hertfordshire Council area.

What Police Force area is Handside Close in?

Handside Close is located within the Hertfordshire Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for Handside Close

Handside Close, Welwyn Garden City, AL8 6SR, Handside Close, Welwyn Garden City, Welwyn Garden City, AL8 6SR,

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Map showing the location of Handside Close

Location Details

Handside Close
Latitude51.799338
Longitude-0.216247
OS Easting (X):522985
OS Northing (Y):212742
OS Grid Reference:TL230127

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Handside Close

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00121436
ONS Area NameMulti-Ethnic Professionals with Families
Average Age43.96
Area Population1654.00
Male Population786.00 (48%)
Female Population868.00 (52%)
Benefit Claimants8 (0%)
LSOA Code:E01023919
LSOA Name:Welwyn Hatfield 006D
SOA Code:8a
SOA Name:Affluent communities
MSOA Code:E02004985
MSOA Name:Welwyn Hatfield 006

Nearest Supermarkets

Sainsburys Welwyn Garden City
44 Church Road, Welwyn Garden City, England, AL8 6SA
01707 429200
Distance: 0.35 Miles
Directions from Handside Close to Sainsburys Welwyn Garden City
Iceland Welwyn Garden
Unit A Long Croft House, Fretherne Road, Welwyn Garden City, AL8 6PZ
01707373096
Distance: 0.45 Miles
Directions from Handside Close to Iceland Welwyn Garden
Waitrose Welwyn Garden City
Bridge Road, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, AL8 6AB
01707 373400
Distance: 0.59 Miles
Directions from Handside Close to Waitrose Welwyn Garden City
Tesco Shire Park Express
Tesco Store Ltd, Heart., ShirePark, Falcon Way, Welwyn Garden City, AL7 1TW
0345 610 6775
Distance: 1.12 Miles
Directions from Handside Close to Tesco Shire Park Express

 Telephone Information

Dialling CodeTelephone ExchangeTelephone CabinetFibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises
01707WELWYN GARDEN - LNWGNP35FTTC

 Broadband Information

Speed Average Speed Median Speed Maximum Speed Next-generation access (NGA) Number of Connections
Greater than 2 Mbps >=30 20 >=30 Y 12

 Recent House Sales in Handside Close

Address4 Handside Close, Hertfordshire, AL8 6SR.
Sale DateWed 25 Feb 2015
Sale Price£675,000
Type of PropertySemi-Detached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Leasehold
Address7 Handside Close, Hertfordshire, AL8 6SR.
Sale DateThu 22 Oct 2015
Sale Price£700,000
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
The Member of Parliament is Grant Shapps
Details for the MP Grant Shapps on parliament.uk
Details for the MP Grant Shapps on theyworkforyou.com
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: Handside Ward
Parish: Unparished area
Ceremonial County: Hertfordshire
County Council: Hertfordshire Council

Nearest Car Parks

The Howard Centre Car Park
Church Road, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Welwyn Garden City
AL8 6HA
Distance: 0.46 km (click for directions)
Tickets must be validated at one of the pay machines. Entry 4am - 8pm Mon-Sat, 6am - 8pm Sun. Height restriction 2 metres to access ramp. Accessible parking available on first level. CCTV. Manned 24 hours.
Telephone: 01707320026
Operated by: The Howard Centre
Osborn Way Car Park
Osborn Way, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Welwyn Garden City
AL8 6TU
Distance: 0.47 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
Campus West Car Park
The Campus, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Welwyn Garden City
AL8 6BY
Distance: 0.51 km (click for directions)
First 20 minutes free parking. Sunday £1 daily charge. Height restriction 2.3m. ANPR operates: Mon-Sat, 5am-7pm, Sun 10am-5.30pm.
Telephone: 01707357000
Operated by: Welwyn Hatfield District Council
Hunters Bridge Car Park
Bridge Road, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Welwyn Garden City
AL8 6UN
Distance: 0.60 km (click for directions)
Height restriction 2m. Sunday £1 daily charge. ANPR operates
Telephone: 01707357000
Operated by: Welwyn Hatfield District Council

Nearest Schools

Applecroft School
Distance: 0.15 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 12/01/2009)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 467
Address: Applecroft School, Applecroft Road, AL8 6JZ
Head: Mrs Lisa Withe (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Handside Close to Applecroft School
Lakeside School
Distance: 0.59 Miles
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 21/10/2013)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 70
Address: Lakeside School, Lemsford Lane, AL8 6YN
Head: Mrs Lynnette Johnson (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Handside Close to Lakeside School
Stanborough School
Distance: 0.64 Miles
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected 21/05/2019)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 1082
Address: Stanborough School, Lemsford Lane, AL8 6YR
Head: Mrs Merry John (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Handside Close to Stanborough School
St John's Voluntary Aided Church of England Primary School, Lemsford
Distance: 0.76 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 10/07/2014)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 100
Address: St John's Voluntary Aided Church of England Primary School, Lemsford, Lemsford Village, AL8 7TR
Head: Mrs Mandy Evans (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Handside Close to St John's Voluntary Aided Church of England Primary School, Lemsford

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: 1.67 (miles)
Directions from Handside Close 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 (miles)
Directions from Handside Close 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: 2.16 (miles)
Directions from Handside 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: 5.46 (miles)
Directions from Handside Close to Hertford County Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Handside Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Handside Close
0.23 Dental Surgery 178 Handside Lane AL8 6SZ
0.33 Parkway Community Health Clinic Birdcroft Road AL8 6EH
0.39 Howardsgate Dental Surgery 10 Howardsgate AL8 6BQ
0.43 Parkway Dental Surgery 18 Parkway AL8 6HG
0.44 Ivory Dental Clinic 6-10 Fretherne Chambers, Fretherne Road AL8 6NY

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Handside Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near
0.33 The Garden City Practice Birdcroft Road AL8 6EH tel:01707 321500
0.43 Parkway Surgery 20 Parkway AL8 6HG tel:01707 332233
0.80 Peartree Lane Surgery 110 Peartree Lane AL7 3UJ tel:01707 329292
1.31 Hollybush Surgery 141 Hollybush Lane AL7 4JS tel:01707 328323
1.56 Spring House Health Spring House Site, Ascots Lane AL7 4HL tel:01707 294354

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Handside Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near
0.34 Lloydspharmacy Church Road AL8 6SA tel:01707 326998
0.52 Boots Unit 31-31a, The Howard Centre, Howardsgate AL8 6HA tel:01707 322608
0.59 Johns & Kelynack Ltd Bridge Road AL8 6AB tel:01707 335856
0.75 Your Local Boots Pharmacy 126 Peartree Lane AL7 3XW
0.80 Peartree Pharmacy Peartree Lane Surgery, 110 Peartree Lane AL7 3UJ tel:01707 372172

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Handside Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Handside Close
0.47 Scrivens Opticians (welwyn Garden City) 47 Howardsgate AL8 6AP
0.48 Welwyn Vision Opticians 62 Howardsgate AL8 6BP
0.48 Luxottica Retail Uk (bridge Road) John Lewis, Bridge Road AL8 6TP
0.51 Specsavers (welwyn Garden City) 55-57 Howardsgate AL8 6BB
0.51 Vision Express (welwyn Garden City) 61 Howardsgate AL8 6BB

Nearest Libraries

Welwyn Garden City Library
Campus West, Welwyn Garden City, AL86AJ
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 0.59 Miles
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Woodhall Library
Cole Green Lane, Welwyn Garden City, AL73JA
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 1.24 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Handside Close to Woodhall Library
Welwyn Library
Civic Centre, Prospect Place, Welwyn, AL69ER
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 2.08 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Handside Close to Welwyn Library
Hatfield Library
Queensway, Hatfield, AL100LT
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 2.6 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Handside Close to Hatfield Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Welwyn Garden City Station is 0.53 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 Handside 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 1.96 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 Handside 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 2.45 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 Handside 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

Welham Green Station is 4.36 miles away.

Address: Welham Green station, Travellers Green, Welham Green, Hertfordshire, AL9 7HF

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

Welham Green Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Handside Close to Welham Green Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Alexandra Palace00:21:00
Brookmans Park00:02:00
Drayton Park00:31:30
Essex Road00:36:00
Finsbury Park00:29:00
Hadley Wood00:09:00
Harringay00:26:00
Hatfield (Herts)00:03:00
Highbury & Islington00:34:00
Hornsey00:24:00
London Kings Cross00:37:00
Moorgate00:43:00
New Barnet00:12:00
New Southgate00:17:00
Oakleigh Park00:14:00
Old Street00:39:00
Potters Bar00:06:00
Welwyn Garden City00:09:00

Nearest Airports

London Luton Airport is 8.83 miles away Directions from Handside Close to London Luton Airport
London Stansted Airport is 21.3 miles away Directions from Handside Close to London Stansted Airport
London City Airport is 23.35 miles away Directions from Handside Close to London City Airport
London Heathrow Airport is 24.64 miles away Directions from Handside Close to London Heathrow Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Blackfriars Pier is 20.49 miles away

Directions from Handside Close to Blackfriars Pier

Savoy Pier is 20.49 miles away

Directions from Handside Close to Savoy Pier

Embankment Pier is 20.58 miles away

Directions from Handside Close to Embankment Pier

Festival Pier is 20.66 miles away

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Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Handside Close is approximately 0.46 miles from the A1M

Junction: A1(M) J5/B197/B195 - 0.47 Miles Away

Directions from Handside Close to A1(M) J5/B197/B195

Junction: A1(M) J4/A414/A1001/A6129 - 1.45 Miles Away

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

Junction: A1(M) J6/A1000/B197 - 1.89 Miles Away

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

Junction: A1(M) J3/A414/A1001 - 3.48 Miles Away

Directions from Handside Close to A1(M) J3/A414/A1001

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Mill Green Museum and Mill
Historic Properties
Distance: 1.9 (miles)
Directions from Handside Close to Mill Green Museum and Mill
Attraction Name: Welwyn Roman Baths
Historic Properties
Distance: 2.01 (miles)
Directions from Handside Close to Welwyn Roman Baths
Attraction Name: Shaw's Corner
Historic Properties
Distance: 3.4 (miles)
Directions from Handside Close to Shaw's Corner
Attraction Name: de Havilland Aircraft Heritage Centre
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 6.53 (miles)
Directions from Handside Close to de Havilland Aircraft Heritage Centre