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The Firs in Welwyn Garden City AL8 7EA

The Firs is a Street in the Hertfordshire town of Welwyn Garden City with the postcode of AL8 7EA.

The average house in The Firs sells for £210,000.00

There are 69 other streets named The Firs in Great Britain.

In 2016 there were 2 house sales in The Firs with the average house price being £210,000.

The Firs is governed by Welwyn Hatfield Council Council.

The Firs is located within the county of Hertfordshire which is in the East of England region of the UK. 22.38 miles North from the centre of London, 7.14 miles North East from the centre of St Albans, 9.67 miles South East from the centre of Luton and 24.65 miles South East from the centre of Bedford.

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Mortgage Calculator for the Lowest Priced Property on The Firs
Total Price of Property£205,000
Minimum Deposit£10,250.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£597.92
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£1,026.28
Mortgage Calculator for the Highest Priced Property on The Firs
Total Price of Property£215,000
Minimum Deposit£10,750.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£627.08
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£1,076.34
Mortgage Calculator for the Average Priced Property on The Firs
Total Price of Property£210,000
Minimum Deposit£10,500.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£612.50
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£1,051.31
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Budget Hotels near The Firs Welwyn Garden City

Budget Hotel NameDistance (Km)
1: Name:Travelodge Welwyn Garden City
Address:Gate House, Fretherne Rd, Welwyn Garden City, AL8 6RD
Telephone:0871 984 6536 Learn More
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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:Holiday Inn Express Stevenage
Address:Danestrete
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Sunset and Sunrise times for The Firs, AL8 7EA

Sunrise09:00
Sunset16:49

Latest Weather Conditions for The Firs, AL8 7EA

Observed at Weather Station:Rothamsted 15 December 2019 at 21:00 (6.45 miles away)
Current Weather:Clear night
Temperature and Humidity:5.8°C (95.3%)
Wind Direction and Speed: (0 mph)

Frequently asked Questions for The Firs

What Council (Local Authority) is The Firs in?

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

What Parish Council is The Firs in?

The Firs is in an unparished area.

What Electoral Ward is The Firs in?

The Firs is located within the ward of Sherrards.

What County is The Firs in?

The Firs is located within the ceremonial county of Hertfordshire.

What Constituency is The Firs in?

The Firs is located within the constituency of Welwyn Hatfield.

What Region of the UK is The Firs in?

The Firs is located within the East of England region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is The Firs in?

The Firs is located within the Hertfordshire Council area.

What Police Force area is The Firs in?

The Firs is located within the Hertfordshire Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for The Firs

The Firs, Welwyn Garden City, AL8 7EA, The Firs, Welwyn Garden City, Welwyn Garden City, AL8 7EA,

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Elevation

The Central point of The Firs is approximately 103 Metres above sea level

Location Details

The Firs
Map showing the location of The Firs
Latitude51.817431
Longitude-0.210206
OS Easting (X):523353
OS Northing (Y):214764
OS Grid Reference:TL234148

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AL8 7EA
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  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00121658
ONS Area NameComfortable Suburbia
Average Age41.64
Area Population1492.00
Male Population702.00 (47%)
Female Population790.00 (53%)
Benefit Claimants14 (1%)
LSOA Code:E01023962
LSOA Name:Welwyn Hatfield 003D
SOA Code:5b
SOA Name:Aspiring urban households
MSOA Code:E02004982
MSOA Name:Welwyn Hatfield 003

 Telephone Information

Dialling CodeTelephone ExchangeTelephone CabinetFibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises
01707WELWYN GARDEN - LNWGNP23FTTC

 Broadband Information

Speed Average Speed Median Speed Maximum Speed Next-generation access (NGA) Number of Connections
Greater than 2 Mbps 28.2 >=30 >=30 Y 6

 Recent House Sales in The Firs

Address9 The Firs, Hertfordshire, AL8 7EA.
Sale DateFri 08 Apr 2016
Sale Price£215,000
Type of PropertyFlat or Maisonette
Age of PropertyNew Build
Type of Tenure:Leasehold
Address5 The Firs, Hertfordshire, AL8 7EA.
Sale DateFri 16 Dec 2016
Sale Price£205,000
Type of PropertyFlat or Maisonette
Age of PropertyNew Build
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
Details for the 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
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In the 2017 General Election Grant Shapps won with a majority of 7369 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 72888
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Sherrards Ward
Parish: Unparished area
Ceremonial County: Hertfordshire
County Council: Hertfordshire Council
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Nearest Car Parks

Sherrardspark Wood Car Park
Rectory Road, Welwyn, Hertfordshire
Welwyn
AL8 7SU
Distance: 1.17 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01707357000
Operated by: Welwyn Hatfield District Council
Broomfield Road Car Park
Broomfield Road, Welwyn, Hertfordshire
Welwyn
AL6 9DL
Distance: 1.27 km (click for directions)
Free parking
Telephone: 01438716667
Operated by: Welwyn Parish Council
Ottway Walk Car Park
Ottway Walk, Welwyn, Hertfordshire
Welwyn
AL6 9AS
Distance: 1.28 km (click for directions)
Note: can be busy on match days and school times
Telephone: 01438716667
Operated by: Welwyn Parish Council
Campus West Car Park
The Campus, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Welwyn Garden City
AL8 6BY
Distance: 1.38 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

Monk's Walk School
Distance: 0.28 Kilometres
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 1320
Address: Knightsfield, AL8 7NL
Telephone: 01707322846
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Firs to Monk's Walk School
Homerswood Primary and Nursery School
Distance: 0.5 Kilometres
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 218
Address: Kirklands, AL8 7RF
Telephone: 01707320610
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Firs to Homerswood Primary and Nursery School
Knightsfield School
Distance: 0.51 Kilometres
Type: Academy Special Converter
Phase: Special
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 39
Address: Knightsfield, AL8 7LW
Telephone: 01707376874
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Firs to Knightsfield School
Harwood Hill Junior Mixed Infant and Nursery School
Distance: 0.76 Kilometres
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 237
Address: Harwood Close, AL8 7AG
Telephone: 01707322855
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Firs to Harwood Hill Junior Mixed Infant and Nursery School

Nearest Hospitals

Queen Victoria Memorial Hospital
Address: School Lane, Welwyn, AL6 9PW,
Independent Sector
Hertfordshire Community NHS Trust
Distance: 1.46 (km)
Directions from The Firs to Queen Victoria Memorial Hospital
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: 4.18 (km)
Directions from The Firs 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: 4.18 (km)
Directions from The Firs to Mental Health Unit QEII
Hertford County Hospital
Address: North Road, Hertford, SG14 1LP,
NHS Sector
East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust
Telephone: 01707 328111
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 8.67 (km)
Directions from The Firs to Hertford County Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near the firs

Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in the firs
Dental Surgery 171 Knightsfield Welwyn Garden City Hertfordshire AL8 7QG
Parkway Dental Surgery 18 Parkway Welwyn Garden City Hertfordshire AL8 6HG
Howardsgate Dental Surgery 10 Howardsgate Welwyn Garden City Hertfordshire AL8 6BQ
Ivory Dental Clinic 6-10 Fretherne Chambers, Fretherne Road Welwyn Garden City Hertfordshire AL8 6NY
Church Road Dental Practice 4a Church Road Welwyn Garden City Hertfordshire AL8 6NE

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near the firs

Name Address Town County Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near
The Garden City Practice 185 Knightsfield Welwyn Garden City Hertfordshire AL8 7QG tel:01707 321500|fax:01707 391629
Bridge Cottage Surgery 41 High Street Welwyn Hertfordshire AL6 9EF tel:01438 715044
Haldens Medical Centre 106 Haldens Welwyn Garden City Hertfordshire AL7 1DF tel:01707 323045
Parkway Surgery 20 Parkway Welwyn Garden City Hertfordshire AL8 6HG tel:01707 332233
Garden City Practice, Welwyn Garden City 11 Guessons Road Welwyn Garden City Hertfordshire AL8 6QW tel:01707 330522

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near the firs

Name Address Town County Postcode Telephone
Chemists near
Lloydspharmacy 9 Shoplands Welwyn Garden City Hertfordshire AL8 7RH tel:01707 326754
Bridge Cottage Pharmacy Bridge Cottage Surgery, 41 High Street Welwyn Hertfordshire AL6 9EF tel:01438 840240
Lloydspharmacy 40 High Street Welwyn Hertfordshire AL6 9EQ tel:01438 714104
Johns & Kelynack Ltd Bridge Road Welwyn Garden City Hertfordshire AL8 6AB tel:01707 335856
Boots Unit 31-31a, The Howard Centre, Howardsgate Welwyn Garden City Hertfordshire AL8 6HA tel:01707 322608

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near the firs

Name Address Town County Postcode Telephone
Opticians near the firs
Luxottica Retail Uk (bridge Road) John Lewis, Bridge Road Welwyn Garden City Hertfordshire AL8 6TP
Scrivens Opticians (welwyn Garden City) 47 Howardsgate Welwyn Garden City Hertfordshire AL8 6AP
Specsavers (welwyn Garden City) 55-57 Howardsgate Welwyn Garden City Hertfordshire AL8 6BB
Vision Express (welwyn Garden City) 61 Howardsgate Welwyn Garden City Hertfordshire AL8 6BB
Bayfieds (welwyn Garden City) 39 The Howard Centre, Howardsgate Welwyn Garden City Hertfordshire AL8 6HA

Nearest Libraries

Welwyn Library
Civic Centre, Prospect Place, Welwyn, AL69ER
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 1.34 Kilometres
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Directions from The Firs to Welwyn Library
Welwyn Garden City Library
Campus West, Welwyn Garden City, AL86AJ
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 1.35 Kilometres
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Directions from The Firs to Welwyn Garden City Library
Woodhall Library
Cole Green Lane, Welwyn Garden City, AL73JA
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 3.22 Kilometres
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Directions from The Firs to Woodhall Library
Wheathampstead Library
Memorial Hall, Marford Road, Wheathamstead, AL48AY
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 5.53 Kilometres
Visit Website
Directions from The Firs to Wheathampstead Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Watton-At-Stone Station is 7.59 Kilometres away

Directions from The Firs to Watton-At-Stone Rail Station

Watton-At-Stone station is operated by Govia Thameslink Railway in the North East Hertfordshire area on the Hertford Loop stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Alexandra Palace • Bayford • Bowes Park • Crews Hill • Cuffley • Drayton Park • Enfield Chase • Essex Road • Finsbury Park • Gordon Hill • Grange Park • Harringay • Hertford North • Highbury & Islington • Hitchin • Hornsey • Letchworth • Moorgate • Old Street • Palmers Green • Stevenage • Winchmore Hill

Hertford North Station is 8.39 Kilometres away

Directions from The Firs to Hertford North Rail Station

Hertford North station is operated by Govia Thameslink Railway in the Hertford and Stortford area on the Hertford Loop stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Alexandra Palace • Bayford • Bowes Park • Crews Hill • Cuffley • Drayton Park • Enfield Chase • Essex Road • Finsbury Park • Gordon Hill • Grange Park • Harringay • Highbury & Islington • Hitchin • Hornsey • Letchworth • Moorgate • Old Street • Palmers Green • Stevenage • Watton-At-Stone • Winchmore Hill

Harpenden Station is 9.71 Kilometres away

Directions from The Firs to Harpenden Rail Station

Harpenden station is operated by Govia Thameslink Railway in the Hitchin and Harpenden area on the St Pancras - Bedford stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Balcombe • Bat & Ball • Beckenham Hill • Beckenham Junction • Bedford Midland • Bellingham • Bickley • Blackfriars • Brighton • Bromley South • Burgess Hill • Carshalton • Catford • City Thameslink • Coulsdon South • Cricklewood • Crofton Park • Denmark Hill • East Croydon • Elephant & Castle • Elstree & Borehamwood • Eynsford • Farringdon • Flitwick • Gatwick Airport • Hackbridge • Harlington • Hassocks • Haydons Road • Haywards Heath • Hendon • Herne Hill • Kent House • Kentish Town • Leagrave • Loughborough Junction • Luton • Luton Airport Parkway • Merstham • Mill Hill Broadway • Mitcham Eastfields • Mitcham Junction • Morden South • Nunhead • Orpington • Otford • Peckham Rye • Penge East • Petts Wood • Preston Park • Purley • Radlett • Ravensbourne • Redhill • Sevenoaks • Shoreham (Kent) • Shortlands • South Merton • St.Albans City • St.Helier • St.Mary Cray • Streatham • Sutton (Surrey) • Sutton Common • Swanley • Sydenham Hill • Three Bridges • Tooting • Tulse Hill • West Dulwich • West Hampstead Thameslink • West Sutton • Wimbledon • Wimbledon Chase • Wivelsfield

Bayford Station is 10.3 Kilometres away

Directions from The Firs to Bayford Rail Station

Bayford station is operated by Govia Thameslink Railway in the North East Hertfordshire area on the Hertford Loop stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Alexandra Palace • Bowes Park • Crews Hill • Cuffley • Drayton Park • Enfield Chase • Essex Road • Finsbury Park • Gordon Hill • Grange Park • Harringay • Hertford North • Highbury & Islington • Hitchin • Hornsey • Letchworth • Moorgate • Old Street • Palmers Green • Stevenage • Watton-At-Stone • Winchmore Hill

Nearest Airports

London Luton Airport is 13.38 Kilometres away Directions from The Firs to London Luton Airport
London Stansted Airport is 33.31 Kilometres away Directions from The Firs to London Stansted Airport
London City Airport is 39.13 Kilometres away Directions from The Firs to London City Airport
London Heathrow Airport is 41.62 Kilometres away Directions from The Firs to London Heathrow Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Blackfriars Pier is 34.82 Kilometres away

Directions from The Firs to Blackfriars Pier

Savoy Pier is 34.85 Kilometres away

Directions from The Firs to Savoy Pier

Embankment Pier is 34.99 Kilometres away

Directions from The Firs to Embankment Pier

Festival Pier is 35.12 Kilometres away

Directions from The Firs to Festival Pier

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

The Firs is approximately 0.33 miles from the A1M

Junction: A1(M) J6/A1000/B197 - 1 Km Away

Directions from The Firs to A1(M) J6/A1000/B197

Junction: A1(M) J5/B197/B195 - 2.57 Km Away

Directions from The Firs to A1(M) J5/B197/B195

Junction: A1(M) J4/A414/A1001/A6129 - 4.38 Km Away

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

Junction: A1(M) J3/A414/A1001 - 7.63 Km Away

Directions from The Firs to A1(M) J3/A414/A1001

Nearest Supermarkets

The Co-operative Food
1-5 Shoplands, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, AL8 7RH
Distance: 0.53 Kilometres
Directions from The Firs to The Co-operative Food
Tesco
14 High Street, Welwyn, Hertfordshire, AL6 9EQ
Distance: 1.47 Kilometres
Directions from The Firs to Tesco
Waitrose
Bridge Road, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, AL8 6AB
Distance: 1.73 Kilometres
Directions from The Firs to Waitrose
Sainsburys
44 Church Road, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, AL8 6SA
Distance: 1.83 Kilometres
Directions from The Firs to Sainsburys

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Welwyn Roman Baths
Historic Properties
Distance: 1.19 (km)
Directions from The Firs to Welwyn Roman Baths
Attraction Name: Shaw's Corner
Historic Properties
Distance: 4.55 (km)
Directions from The Firs to Shaw's Corner
Attraction Name: Mill Green Museum and Mill
Historic Properties
Distance: 4.96 (km)
Directions from The Firs to Mill Green Museum and Mill
Attraction Name: Fairlands Valley Park
Country Parks
Distance: 8.99 (km)
Directions from The Firs to Fairlands Valley Park