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School Close in Essendon

School Close is a Street in the Hertfordshire village of Essendon and measures approximately 56 metres long.

There are 122 other streets named School Close in Great Britain.

School 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 and the local parish council is Essendon.

School Close has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 43070082 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of School Close is roughly 98.55 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 100.10 and the lowest point being 97.00. A change of 3.10 metres.

School Close is located within the county of Hertfordshire which is in the East of England region of the UK. 18.21 miles North from the centre of London, 8.05 miles East from the centre of St Albans, 13.83 miles South East from the centre of Luton and 26.9 miles West from the centre of Chelmsford.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for School Close

Sunrise05:17
Sunset20:35

Latest Weather Conditions for School Close

Observed at Weather Station:Rothamsted 8 May 2021 at 01:00 (9.45 miles away)
Current Weather:Clear night
Temperature and Humidity:6.5°C (58.8%)
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Budget Hotels near School Close Essendon

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Premier Inn Welwyn Garden City
Address:Stanborough Road
Telephone: Learn More
3.27
2: Name:Premier Inn Hatfield
Address:Comet Way, Lemsford Road
Telephone: Learn More
3.54
3: 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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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 South Mimms/Potters Bar
Address:Swanland Road
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of School Close above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
98.5597.00100.103.10

Frequently asked Questions for School Close

What Council (Local Authority) is School Close in?

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

What Parish Council is School Close in?

School Close is located within the area of Essendon Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is School Close in?

School Close is located within the ward of Brookmans Park and Little Heath.

What County is School Close in?

School Close is located within the ceremonial county of Hertfordshire.

What Constituency is School Close in?

School Close is located within the constituency of Welwyn Hatfield.

What Part of the UK is School Close in?

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

What County Council area is School Close in?

School Close is located within the Hertfordshire Council area.

What Police Force area is School Close in?

School Close is located within the Hertfordshire Police area.

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Location Details

School Close
Map showing the location of School Close
Latitude51.762135
Longitude-0.151207
OS Easting (X):527574
OS Northing (Y):208717
OS Grid Reference:TL276087

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for School Close

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00121481
ONS Area NameAgeing Industrious Workers
Average Age46.51
Area Population1246.00
Male Population588.00 (47%)
Female Population658.00 (53%)
Benefit Claimants13 (1%)
LSOA Code:E01023925
LSOA Name:Welwyn Hatfield 011B
SOA Code:3c
SOA Name:Highly qualified professionals
MSOA Code:E02004990
MSOA Name:Welwyn Hatfield 011
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Nearest Supermarkets

Morrisons Welwyn Garden City
40 Black Fan Road, Welwyn Garden City AL7 1RY
01707 391358
Distance: 2.84 Miles
Directions from School Close to Morrisons Welwyn Garden City
Tesco Welwyn Garden City Express
Moors Walk, Welwyn Garden City, AL7 2BQ
0345 610 2725
Distance: 2.9 Miles
Directions from School Close to Tesco Welwyn Garden City Express
Tesco Hatfield Extra
Mount Pleasant, Oldings Corner, Hatfield, AL9 5JY
0345 677 9344
Distance: 3.13 Miles
Directions from School Close to Tesco Hatfield Extra
Iceland Hatfield
74/78 Town Centre, Hatfield, Hertfordshire, AL10 0JW
01707265543
Distance: 3.26 Miles
Directions from School Close to Iceland Hatfield

 Telephone Information

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

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: Brookmans Park and Little Heath Ward
Parish: Essendon Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Hertfordshire

Nearest Car Parks

Cole Green Way Car Park
Station Road, Letty Green, Hertfordshire
Letty Green
SG14 2NS
Distance: 1.61 km (click for directions)
Car park and picnic area for Cole Green Way
Telephone: 01992588433
Operated by: Hertfordshire County Council
Bayford Station Car Park
Brickendon Lane, Bayford, Hertfordshire
Bayford
SG13 8QB
Distance: 2.42 km (click for directions)
Open 24 hours. Cash card payment, pay by phone, accessible spaces available.
Telephone: 08453194240
Operated by: Apcoa Parking (UK) Ltd
Sylvan Way Car Park
Sylvan Way, Panshanger, Hertfordshire
Panshanger
AL7 2RT
Distance: 2.52 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
The Broadway Car Park
Broadway, Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Hatfield
AL9 5BT
Distance: 2.69 km (click for directions)
Open 24 hours. Free parking. Maximum stay 1 hour Mon-Fri 7am - 6pm. Height restriction 2.3m.
Telephone: 01707357000
Operated by: Welwyn Hatfield District Council
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Nearest Schools

Essendon CofE (VC) Primary School
Distance: 0.06 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 13/05/2013)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 93
Address: Essendon CofE (VC) Primary School, School Lane, AL9 6HD
Head: Mrs Charlotte Tudway (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from School Close to Essendon CofE (VC) Primary School
Commonswood Primary & Nursery School
Distance: 1.9 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 School Close to Commonswood Primary & Nursery School
Bayford Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School
Distance: 1.97 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 04/03/2016)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 99
Address: Bayford Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School, Ashendene Road, Bayford, SG13 8PX
Head: Dr Malcom Foster (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from School Close to Bayford Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School
Hertingfordbury Cowper Primary School
Distance: 2.11 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 25/06/2019)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 222
Address: Hertingfordbury Cowper Primary School, Birch Green, SG14 2LR
Head: Mrs Alison Richards (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from School Close to Hertingfordbury Cowper Primary 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: 2.12 (miles)
Directions from School Close to New QEII 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: 3.58 (miles)
Directions from School Close to Hertford County 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: 3.69 (miles)
Directions from School Close to One Hatfield Hospital
Hertfordshire Eye Hospital HQ
Address: Potters Bar Hospital, Barnet Road, Potters Bar, EN6 2RY,
NHS Sector
Hertfordshire Eye Hospital
Telephone: 01707 653286
Distance: 5.3 (miles)
Directions from School Close to Hertfordshire Eye Hospital HQ

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near School Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in School Close
2.30 Beehive Dental Practice 27 Beehive Lane AL7 4BH
2.75 Woodhall Dental Practice 33 Cole Green Lane AL7 3PP
2.97 Dental Surgery 55 Moors Walk AL7 2AX
3.14 Queensway Health Centre Queensway AL10 0LF
3.20 Dental Surgery 43 Peartree Lane AL7 3UA

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near School Close

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

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near School Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near School Close
2.75 Your Local Boots Pharmacy 31 Cole Green Lane AL7 3PP
2.79 Gate2pharma Unit 18b, Weltech Business Centre AL7 2AA tel:01707 326531
2.84 Your Local Boots Pharmacy 65 Moors Walk AL7 2BQ
3.12 Your Local Boots Pharmacy 126 Peartree Lane AL7 3XW
3.12 Tesco In-store Pharmacy Great North Road, Mount Pleasant AL9 5JY

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near School Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near School Close
2.69 David Thomson Optometrist 74 Pine Grove, Brookmans Park AL9 7BW
3.12 Vision Express At Tesco (hatfield) Mount Pleasant, Oldings Corner AL9 5JY
3.26 Boots Opticians (hatfield) 70 Town Centre AL10 0JW
3.26 Specsavers (hatfield) 80 Town Centre AL10 0JW
3.53 Bayfieds (welwyn Garden City) 39 The Howard Centre, Howardsgate AL8 6HA

Nearest Libraries

Woodhall Library
Cole Green Lane, Welwyn Garden City, AL73JA
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 2.61 Miles
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Directions from School Close to Woodhall Library
Hatfield Library
Queensway, Hatfield, AL100LT
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 3.26 Miles
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Directions from School Close to Hatfield Library
Brookmans Park Library
Bradmore Green, Brookmans Park, AL97QR
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 3.51 Miles
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Directions from School Close to Brookmans Park Library
Welwyn Garden City Library
Campus West, Welwyn Garden City, AL86AJ
Telephone: 0300123 4049
Distance: 3.82 Miles
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Directions from School Close to Welwyn Garden City Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Bayford Station is 2.40 miles away.

Address: Bayford station, Brickendon Lane, Bayford, Hertfordshire, SG13 8PH

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

Bayford Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from School Close to Bayford Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Alexandra Palace00:26:00
Bowes Park00:23:00
Crews Hill00:08:00
Cuffley00:05:00
Drayton Park00:37:30
Enfield Chase00:14:00
Essex Road00:42:00
Finsbury Park00:35:00
Gordon Hill00:11:00
Grange Park00:16:00
Harringay00:31:00
Hertford North00:06:00
Highbury & Islington00:40:00
Hornsey00:29:00
London Kings Cross00:43:00
Moorgate00:49:00
Old Street00:45:00
Palmers Green00:21:00
Stevenage00:20:00
Watton-at-Stone00:12:00
Winchmore Hill00:18:00

Hatfield (Herts) Station is 2.76 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 School 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 3.11 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 School 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

Welwyn Garden City Station is 3.51 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 School 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

Nearest Airports

London Luton Airport is 12.61 miles away Directions from School Close to London Luton Airport
London Stansted Airport is 19.69 miles away Directions from School Close to London Stansted Airport
London City Airport is 19.79 miles away Directions from School Close to London City Airport
London Heathrow Airport is 23.72 miles away Directions from School Close to London Heathrow Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Blackfriars Pier is 17.47 miles away

Directions from School Close to Blackfriars Pier

Savoy Pier is 17.55 miles away

Directions from School Close to Savoy Pier

Embankment Pier is 17.65 miles away

Directions from School Close to Embankment Pier

Bankside Pier is 17.69 miles away

Directions from School Close to Bankside Pier

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Junction: A1(M) J4/A414/A1001/A6129 - 3.29 Miles Away

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

Junction: A1(M) J5/B197/B195 - 3.99 Miles Away

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

Junction: A1(M) J2/A1001 - 4 Miles Away

Directions from School Close to A1(M) J2/A1001

Junction: A1(M) J3/A414/A1001 - 4.08 Miles Away

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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Mill Green Museum and Mill
Historic Properties
Distance: 2.38 (miles)
Directions from School Close to Mill Green Museum and Mill
Attraction Name: Potters Bar Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 4.92 (miles)
Directions from School Close to Potters Bar Museum
Attraction Name: Welwyn Roman Baths
Historic Properties
Distance: 5.21 (miles)
Directions from School Close to Welwyn Roman Baths
Attraction Name: Priest's House
Historic Properties
Distance: 5.74 (miles)
Directions from School Close to Priest's House
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