Rooks Close in Welwyn Garden City AL8 6JT

Rooks Close is a Street in the Hertfordshire town of Welwyn Garden City with the postcode of AL8 6JT and measures approximately 58 metres long.

The average house in Rooks Close sells for £345,875.00

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

In 2019 there was one house sale in Rooks Close with the sale price of £348,000.

In 2017 there was one house sale in Rooks Close with the sale price of £342,500.

In 2016 there was one house sale in Rooks Close with the sale price of £347,125.

Rooks Close is governed by Welwyn Hatfield Council Council.

Rooks Close is located within the county of Hertfordshire which is in the East of England region of the UK. 20.83 miles North from the centre of London, 6.31 miles North East from the centre of St Albans, 10.51 miles South East from the centre of Luton and 25.85 miles East from the centre of Aylesbury.

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Sunrise05:36
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AL8 6JT

Latest Weather Conditions for Rooks Close, AL8 6JT

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Budget Hotels near Rooks Close Welwyn Garden City

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Premier Inn Welwyn Garden City
Address:Stanborough Road
Telephone: Learn More
0.14
2: Name:Travelodge Welwyn Garden City
Address:Gate House, Fretherne Rd, Welwyn Garden City, AL8 6RD
Telephone:0871 984 6536 Learn More
0.45
3: Name:Premier Inn Hatfield
Address:Comet Way, Lemsford Road
Telephone: Learn More
2.08
4: Name:Travelodge Hatfield Central
Address:Hatfield Business Park, Comet Way, Hatfield, AL10 0XR
Telephone:0871 984 6316 Learn More
2.53
5: Name:Premier Inn St Albans City Centre
Address:1 Adelaide Street
Telephone: Learn More
6.14

Buying a House in Rooks Close? View our Mortgage Examples

Mortgage Calculator for the Lowest Priced Property on Rooks Close
Total Price of Property£342,500
Minimum Deposit£17,125.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£998.96
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£1,714.64
Mortgage Calculator for the Highest Priced Property on Rooks Close
Total Price of Property£348,000
Minimum Deposit£17,400.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£1,015.00
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£1,742.17
Mortgage Calculator for the Average Priced Property on Rooks Close
Total Price of Property£345,875
Minimum Deposit£17,293.75
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£1,008.80
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£1,731.53
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Elevation

The Central point of Rooks Close is approximately 90 Metres above sea level

Frequently asked Questions for Rooks Close

What Council (Local Authority) is Rooks Close in?

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

What Parish Council is Rooks Close in?

Rooks Close is in an unparished area.

What Electoral Ward is Rooks Close in?

Rooks Close is located within the ward of Handside.

What County is Rooks Close in?

Rooks Close is located within the ceremonial county of Hertfordshire.

What Constituency is Rooks Close in?

Rooks Close is located within the constituency of Welwyn Hatfield.

What Region of the UK is Rooks Close in?

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

What County Council area is Rooks Close in?

Rooks Close is located within the Hertfordshire Council area.

What Police Force area is Rooks Close in?

Rooks Close is located within the Hertfordshire Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for Rooks Close

Rooks Close, Welwyn Garden City, Welwyn Garden City, AL8 6JT,

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Location Details

Rooks Close
Latitude51.794679
Longitude-0.208761
OS Easting (X):523514
OS Northing (Y):212237
OS Grid Reference:TL235122

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Rooks Close

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00121435
ONS Area NameMulti-Ethnic Professionals with Families
Average Age44.36
Area Population1720.00
Male Population819.00 (48%)
Female Population901.00 (52%)
Benefit Claimants19 (1%)
LSOA Code:E01023917
LSOA Name:Welwyn Hatfield 006B
SOA Code:3a
SOA Name:Achieving neighbourhoods
MSOA Code:E02004985
MSOA Name:Welwyn Hatfield 006

Nearest Supermarkets

Iceland Welwyn Garden
Unit A Long Croft House, Fretherne Road, Welwyn Garden City, AL8 6PZ
01707373096
Distance: 0.41 Miles
Directions from Rooks Close to Iceland Welwyn Garden
Sainsburys Welwyn Garden City
44 Church Road, Welwyn Garden City, England, AL8 6SA
01707 429200
Distance: 0.44 Miles
Directions from Rooks Close to Sainsburys Welwyn Garden City
Waitrose Welwyn Garden City
Bridge Road, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, AL8 6AB
01707 373400
Distance: 0.66 Miles
Directions from Rooks 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 Rooks Close to Tesco Shire Park Express

 Telephone Information

Dialling CodeTelephone ExchangeTelephone CabinetFibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises
01707WELWYN GARDEN - LNWGNP29FTTC

 Broadband Information

Speed Average Speed Median Speed Maximum Speed Next-generation access (NGA) Number of Connections
Greater than 2 Mbps 21.4 14.9 >=30 Y 8

 Recent House Sales in Rooks Close

Address3 Rooks Close, Hertfordshire, AL8 6JT.
Sale DateMon 01 Jul 2019
Sale Price£348,000
Type of PropertyTerraced
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address12 Rooks Close, Hertfordshire, AL8 6JT.
Sale DateTue 31 Oct 2017
Sale Price£342,500
Type of PropertyTerraced
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address4 Rooks Close, Hertfordshire, AL8 6JT.
Sale DateFri 21 Oct 2016
Sale Price£347,125
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

Osborn Way Car Park
Osborn Way, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Welwyn Garden City
AL8 6TU
Distance: 0.68 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
The Howard Centre Car Park
Church Road, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Welwyn Garden City
AL8 6HA
Distance: 0.68 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
Hunters Bridge Car Park
Bridge Road, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Welwyn Garden City
AL8 6UN
Distance: 1.08 km (click for directions)
Height restriction 2m. Sunday £1 daily charge. ANPR operates
Telephone: 01707357000
Operated by: Welwyn Hatfield District Council
Campus West Car Park
The Campus, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Welwyn Garden City
AL8 6BY
Distance: 1.15 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

Nearest Schools

Our Lady Catholic Primary School
Distance: 0.43 Kilometres
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected 17/01/2018)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 217
Address: Our Lady Catholic Primary School, Woodhall Lane, AL7 3TF
Head: Mrs Catherine Corr (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Rooks Close to Our Lady Catholic Primary School
Peartree Primary School
Distance: 0.44 Kilometres
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 09/03/2016)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 177
Address: Peartree Primary School, Peartree Lane, AL7 3XW
Head: Dr Clare Herbert (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Rooks Close to Peartree Primary School
Applecroft School
Distance: 0.45 Kilometres
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 Rooks Close to Applecroft School
Stanborough School
Distance: 0.55 Kilometres
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 Rooks Close to Stanborough School

Nearest Hospitals

Queen Elizabeth I I Hospital
Address: Howlands, Howlands, Welwyn Garden City, AL7 4HQ,
NHS Sector
East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust
Telephone: 01707 328111
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 2.04 (km)
Directions from Rooks Close to Queen Elizabeth I I Hospital
Mental Health Unit QEII
Address: QEII Hospital, Howlands, Welwyn Garden City, AL7 4HQ,
NHS Sector
Hertfordshire Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01707 224528
Distance: 2.04 (km)
Directions from Rooks Close to Mental Health Unit QEII
Queen Victoria Memorial Hospital
Address: School Lane, Welwyn, AL6 9PW,
Independent Sector
Hertfordshire Community NHS Trust
Distance: 3.82 (km)
Directions from Rooks Close to Queen Victoria Memorial Hospital
Hertford County Hospital
Address: North Road, Hertford, SG14 1LP,
NHS Sector
East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust
Telephone: 01707 328111
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 8.26 (km)
Directions from Rooks Close to Hertford County Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Rooks Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Rooks Close
0.17 Parkway Community Health Clinic Birdcroft Road AL8 6EH
0.39 Dental Surgery 178 Handside Lane AL8 6SZ
0.40 Church Road Dental Practice 4a Church Road AL8 6NE
0.45 Ivory Dental Clinic 6-10 Fretherne Chambers, Fretherne Road AL8 6NY
0.47 Howardsgate Dental Surgery 10 Howardsgate AL8 6BQ

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Rooks Close

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

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Rooks Close

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

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Rooks Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Rooks Close
0.45 Welwyn Vision Opticians 62 Howardsgate AL8 6BP
0.48 Bayfieds (welwyn Garden City) 39 The Howard Centre, Howardsgate AL8 6HA
0.48 Boots Opticians (welwyn Garden City) 15 The Howard Centre AL8 6HA
0.51 Scrivens Opticians (welwyn Garden City) 47 Howardsgate AL8 6AP
0.51 Specsavers (welwyn Garden City) 55-57 Howardsgate AL8 6BB

Nearest Libraries

Welwyn Garden City Library
Campus West, Welwyn Garden City, AL86AJ
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 1.21 Kilometres
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Directions from Rooks Close to Welwyn Garden City Library
Woodhall Library
Cole Green Lane, Welwyn Garden City, AL73JA
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 1.31 Kilometres
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Directions from Rooks Close to Woodhall Library
Hatfield Library
Queensway, Hatfield, AL100LT
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 3.82 Kilometres
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Directions from Rooks Close to Hatfield Library
Welwyn Library
Civic Centre, Prospect Place, Welwyn, AL69ER
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 3.86 Kilometres
Visit Website
Directions from Rooks Close to Welwyn Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Welwyn Garden City Station is 0.48 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 Rooks 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 2.11 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 Rooks 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 2.15 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 Rooks 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 4.03 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 Rooks 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 14.93 Kilometres away Directions from Rooks Close to London Luton Airport
London Stansted Airport is 33.93 Kilometres away Directions from Rooks Close to London Stansted Airport
London City Airport is 36.85 Kilometres away Directions from Rooks Close to London City Airport
London Heathrow Airport is 39.36 Kilometres away Directions from Rooks Close to London Heathrow Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Blackfriars Pier is 32.33 Kilometres away

Directions from Rooks Close to Blackfriars Pier

Savoy Pier is 32.35 Kilometres away

Directions from Rooks Close to Savoy Pier

Embankment Pier is 32.48 Kilometres away

Directions from Rooks Close to Embankment Pier

Festival Pier is 32.61 Kilometres away

Directions from Rooks Close to Festival Pier

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Rooks Close is approximately 0.73 miles from the A1M

Junction: A1(M) J5/B197/B195 - 1.22 Km Away

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

Junction: A1(M) J4/A414/A1001/A6129 - 2.02 Km Away

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

Junction: A1(M) J6/A1000/B197 - 3.53 Km Away

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

Junction: A1(M) J3/A414/A1001 - 5.34 Km Away

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

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Mill Green Museum and Mill
Historic Properties
Distance: 2.44 (km)
Directions from Rooks Close to Mill Green Museum and Mill
Attraction Name: Welwyn Roman Baths
Historic Properties
Distance: 3.72 (km)
Directions from Rooks Close to Welwyn Roman Baths
Attraction Name: Shaw's Corner
Historic Properties
Distance: 6.19 (km)
Directions from Rooks Close to Shaw's Corner
Attraction Name: de Havilland Aircraft Heritage Centre
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 10.22 (km)
Directions from Rooks Close to de Havilland Aircraft Heritage Centre