The Jays in Colchester CO4 9TW

The Jays is a Street in the Essex town of Colchester with the postcode of CO4 9TW and measures approximately 234 metres long.

The average house in The Jays sells for £587,500.00

There are 5 other streets named The Jays in Great Britain.

The Jays is governed by Colchester Borough Council Council.

Average House Prices for The Jays
YearSalesAverage House Price
20171£660,000.
20151£515,000.

The Jays is located within the county of Essex which is in the East of England region of the UK. 52.35 miles North East from the centre of London, 14.4 miles South West from the centre of Ipswich, 22.54 miles North East from the centre of Chelmsford and 39.82 miles South East from the centre of Cambridge.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for The Jays, CO4 9TW

Sunrise04:42
Sunset21:04

We have found a postcode for The Jays.

CO4 9TW

Latest Weather Conditions for The Jays, CO4 9TW

Observed at Weather Station:Andrewsfield 31 May 2020 at 20:00 (19.94 miles away)
Current Weather:Sunny day
Temperature and Humidity:15.8°C (54.6%)
Wind Direction and Speed:ENE (13 mph)

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Budget Hotels near The Jays Colchester

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Premier Inn Colchester A12
Address:Ipswich Road
Telephone: Learn More
1.04
2: Name:Premier Inn Colchester Cowdray Avenue A133
Address:Cowdray Avenue
Telephone: Learn More
1.11
3: Name:Premier Inn Colchester Town Centre Castle
Address:St Peters Street
Telephone: Learn More
1.28
4: Name:Holiday Inn Express Colchester
Address:Birchwood Road
Telephone: Learn More
2.93
5: Name:Premier Inn Clacton On Sea North Colchester Road
Address:Crown Green Roundabout
Telephone: Learn More
8.00

Buying a House in The Jays? View our Mortgage Examples

Mortgage Calculator for the Lowest Priced Property on The Jays
Total Price of Property£515,000
Minimum Deposit£25,750.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£1,502.08
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£2,578.21
Mortgage Calculator for the Highest Priced Property on The Jays
Total Price of Property£660,000
Minimum Deposit£33,000.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£1,925.00
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£3,304.12
Mortgage Calculator for the Average Priced Property on The Jays
Total Price of Property£587,500
Minimum Deposit£29,375.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£1,713.54
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£2,941.16

Elevation

The Central point of The Jays is approximately 41 Metres above sea level

Frequently asked Questions for The Jays

What Council (Local Authority) is The Jays in?

The Jays is located within the local authority area of Colchester Borough Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is The Jays in?

The Jays is in an unparished area.

What Electoral Ward is The Jays in?

The Jays is located within the ward of Highwoods.

What County is The Jays in?

The Jays is located within the ceremonial county of Essex.

What Constituency is The Jays in?

The Jays is located within the constituency of Colchester.

What Region of the UK is The Jays in?

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

What County Council area is The Jays in?

The Jays is located within the Essex Council area.

What Police Force area is The Jays in?

The Jays is located within the Essex Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for The Jays

The Jays, Colchester, Highwoods, CO4 9TW,

Roads that intersect with The Jays

Map showing the location of The Jays

Location Details

The Jays
Latitude51.906732
Longitude0.920332
OS Easting (X):600858
OS Northing (Y):227211
OS Grid Reference:TM009272

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for The Jays

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00110083
ONS Area NameIndian Tech Achievers
Average Age35.77
Area Population1550.00
Male Population752.00 (49%)
Female Population798.00 (51%)
Benefit Claimants26 (2%)
LSOA Code:E01021670
LSOA Name:Colchester 002C
SOA Code:3d
SOA Name:Households in terraces and flats
MSOA Code:E02004507
MSOA Name:Colchester 002

Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Colchester Extra
Highwoods Square, Colchester, CO4 9ED
0345 677 9188
Distance: 0.23 Miles
Directions from The Jays to Tesco Colchester Extra
Tesco Colchester St Johns Express
48-52 St Christophers Rd, Colchester, CO4 0NB
0345 026 9335
Distance: 0.47 Miles
Directions from The Jays to Tesco Colchester St Johns Express
Iceland Colchester 4
Unit 4, Turner Rise Retail Park, Essex, CO4 5TU
01206543173
Distance: 0.89 Miles
Directions from The Jays to Iceland Colchester 4
Waitrose Colchester
St Andrews Avenue, Colchester, Essex, CO4 3EQ
01206 861230
Distance: 0.94 Miles
Directions from The Jays to Waitrose Colchester

 Telephone Information

Dialling CodeTelephone ExchangeTelephone CabinetFibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises
01206HIGHWOODS - EAHWDP8FTTC

 Broadband Information

Speed Average Speed Median Speed Maximum Speed Next-generation access (NGA) Number of Connections
Less than 2 Mbps 20.7 3.8 >=30 Y 16

 Recent House Sales in The Jays

Address23 The Jays, , Essex, CO4 9TW.
Sale DateFri 28 Jul 2017
Sale Price£660,000
Type of PropertyDetached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address8 The Jays, , Essex, CO4 9TW.
Sale DateTue 28 Jul 2015
Sale Price£515,000
Type of PropertyDetached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Colchester Borough Council
Visit the Council's Website
Rowan House, 33 Sheepen Road, Colchester, Essex, CO3 3WG
Send email
Telephone Number: 01206 282 222
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of
The Member of Parliament is Will Quince
Details for the MP Will Quince on parliament.uk
Details for the MP Will Quince on theyworkforyou.com
In the 2019 General Election Will Quince won with a majority of 9,423 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 82,625
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Highwoods Ward
Parish: Unparished area
Ceremonial County: Essex
County Council: Essex Council

Nearest Car Parks

High Woods Country Park (Chanterelle) Car Park
Chanterelle, Highwoods, Essex
Highwoods
CO4 9RY
Distance: 0.17 km (click for directions)
Located off the A1232 on the Highwoods Estate. Free parking.
Telephone: 01206282316
Operated by: Colchester Borough Council
St. Christopher Road Car Park
St. Christopher Road, Colchester, Essex
Colchester
CO4 0LA
Distance: 0.47 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Colchester Borough Council
High Woods Country Park Visitors Centre Car Park
Turner Road, Colchester, Essex
Colchester
CO4 5JL
Distance: 0.68 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01206282316
Operated by: Colchester Borough Council
Colchester Station Car Park
Three Crowns Road, Colchester, Essex
Colchester
CO1 1XD
Distance: 1.25 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 08450507080
Operated by: National Car Parks Ltd

Nearest Schools

Highwoods Community Primary School
Distance: 0.32 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 22/04/2015)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 422
Address: Highwoods Community Primary School, Tynedale Square, Highwoods, CO4 9SN
Head: Mr Paul Disley (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Jays to Highwoods Community Primary School
Friars Grove Primary School
Distance: 0.37 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 14/11/2013)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 419
Address: Friars Grove Primary School, Upland Drive, CO4 0PZ
Head: Mrs Susan Shipp (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Jays to Friars Grove Primary School
St John's Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School, Colchester
Distance: 0.38 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 13/06/2013)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 243
Address: St John's Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School, Colchester, Clay Lane Grove, CO4 0HH
Head: Mr Craig Twin (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Jays to St John's Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School, Colchester
The Gilberd School
Distance: 0.63 Miles
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 09/01/2019)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 1534
Address: The Gilberd School, Brinkley Lane, CO4 9PU
Head: Mrs L Exley (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Jays to The Gilberd School

Nearest Hospitals

Colchester General Hospital
Address: Turner Road, Colchester, CO4 5JL,
NHS Sector
East Suffolk and North Essex NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01206 747474
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 0.93 (miles)
Directions from The Jays to Colchester General Hospital
Turner Diagnostic Centre
Address: Colchester General Hospital, Turner Road, Colchester, CO4 5JL,
Independent Sector
Alliance Medical
Telephone: 01206 744 222
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 0.93 (miles)
Directions from The Jays to Turner Diagnostic Centre
Oaks Hospital
Address: Oaks Place, Mile End Road, Colchester, CO4 5XR,
Independent Sector
Ramsay Healthcare UK Operations Limited
Telephone: 01206 753264
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 1.08 (miles)
Directions from The Jays to Oaks Hospital
Essex County Hospital
Address: Lexden Road, Colchester, CO3 3NB,
NHS Sector
East Suffolk and North Essex NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01206 747474
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 1.9 (miles)
Directions from The Jays to Essex County Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near The Jays

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in The Jays
0.18 Bupa Dental Care 316 Ipswich Road CO4 0ET
0.31 Country Park Dental Practice Ltd Unit 5, Highwoods Square, Highwoods CO4 9SR
1.02 Bromley Road Dental Surgery 13a Bromley Road CO4 3JE
1.07 61 Mill Road [dental Practice] 61 Mill Road, Mile End CO4 5LJ
1.18 Colchester Orthodontic Centre 872 The Crescent, Colchester Business Park CO4 9YQ

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near The Jays

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near
0.31 Highwoods Surgery Highwoods Square, Highwoods CO4 9SR tel:01206 752010
0.68 Bluebell Surgery Bluebell Resource Centre, Jack Andrews Drive, Highwoods CO4 9YN tel:01206 855222
0.74 Turner Road Surgery The Primary Care Centre, Turner Road CO4 5JR tel:01206 314015
0.96 Parsons Heath Medical Centre 35a Parsons Heath CO4 3HS
1.11 Mill Road Surgery 47 Mill Road, Mile End CO4 5LE tel:01206 845900

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near The Jays

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near
0.24 Tesco Instore Pharmacy Tesco Stores Ltd, Highwoods Square, Highwoods CO4 9ED tel:01206 203847
0.53 Day Lewis Pharmacy St. Christopher Road CO4 0NA tel:01206 843130
0.89 Day Lewis Pharmacy 338 Harwich Road CO4 3HP tel:01206 863405
0.90 Asda Pharmacy Asda Stores Ltd, Petrolea Close CO4 5TU tel:01206 543159
0.96 Boots Unit H4, Wyncolls Road, The Seedbed Centre, Severalls Industrial Park CO4 9HT tel:01206 752605

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near The Jays

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near The Jays
0.24 Colchester Extra Highwoods Square, Highwoods CO4 9ED
0.90 4681 Colchester Asda Opticians, Petrolea Close CO4 5TU
1.40 East England Eye Care 3 Merlin End CO4 3FW
1.45 Optical Revolution (colchester) 56 High Street CO1 1DH
1.48 Specsavers (colchester) 17-33 Long Wyre Street CO1 1LJ

Nearest Libraries

Greenstead
Hawthorne Avenue, Colchester, CO43QE
Telephone: 01206 862758
Distance: 1.27 Miles
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Directions from The Jays to Greenstead
Colchester
Trinity Square, Colchester, CO11JB
Telephone: 01206 245900
Distance: 1.54 Miles
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Directions from The Jays to Colchester
Prettygate
Prettygate Road, Colchester, CO34EQ
Telephone: 01206 563700
Distance: 3.01 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from The Jays to Prettygate
Wivenhoe
104/6 High Street, Wivenhoe, CO79AB
Telephone: 0845 603 7628
Distance: 3.79 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from The Jays to Wivenhoe

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Colchester Station is 1.22 miles away.

Address: Colchester [North] station, Station Approach Road, Colchester, Essex, CO1 1XD

Colchester is situated on the Great Eastern Main Line|Sunshine Coast (Tendring Hundred) Line and is managed by Greater Anglia.

Colchester Station is staffed on a full time basis.

Directions from The Jays to Colchester Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Alresford (Essex)00:12:00
Chelmsford00:26:00
Clacton-on-Sea00:32:00
Colchester Town00:11:00
Diss00:45:00
Frinton-on-Sea00:50:00
Great Bentley00:16:00
Hatfield Peverel00:21:00
Hythe (Essex)00:05:00
Ingatestone00:35:00
Ipswich00:21:00
Kelvedon00:11:00
Kirby Cross00:47:00
London Liverpool Street01:01:00
Manningtree00:08:00
Marks Tey00:06:00
Norwich01:04:00
Romford00:46:00
Shenfield00:37:00
Stowmarket00:32:00
Stratford (London)00:53:00
Thorpe-le-Soken00:23:00
Walton-on-the-Naze00:54:00
Weeley00:30:00
Witham00:17:00
Wivenhoe00:08:00

Hythe (Essex) Station is 1.49 miles away.

Address: Hythe station, Station Road, Hythe, Essex, CO2 8JR

Hythe (Essex) is situated on the Sunshine Coast (Tendring Hundred) Line and is managed by Greater Anglia.

Hythe (Essex) Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from The Jays to Hythe (Essex) Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Alresford (Essex)00:08:00
Chelmsford00:30:00
Clacton-on-Sea00:27:30
Colchester00:07:00
Colchester Town00:09:00
Frinton-on-Sea00:35:00
Great Bentley00:12:00
Kelvedon00:17:00
Kirby Cross00:32:00
London Liverpool Street01:08:30
Marks Tey00:13:00
Shenfield00:42:00
Stratford (London)01:00:00
Thorpe-le-Soken00:19:00
Walton-on-the-Naze00:39:00
Weeley00:15:00
Witham00:24:00
Wivenhoe00:04:00

Colchester Town Station is 1.56 miles away.

Address: Colchester Town station, St. Botolphs Circus, Colchester, Essex, CO2 7EF

Colchester Town is situated on the Sunshine Coast (Tendring Hundred) Line and is managed by Greater Anglia.

Colchester Town Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from The Jays to Colchester Town Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Alresford (Essex)00:12:00
Chelmsford00:38:30
Colchester00:08:00
Frinton-on-Sea00:39:00
Great Bentley00:16:00
Hythe (Essex)00:04:00
Kelvedon00:22:00
Kirby Cross00:36:00
London Liverpool Street01:14:00
Marks Tey00:15:00
Romford01:00:00
Shenfield00:51:00
Stratford (London)01:06:00
Thorpe-le-Soken00:30:00
Walton-on-the-Naze00:43:00
Weeley00:19:00
Witham00:28:30
Wivenhoe00:08:00

Wivenhoe Station is 3.79 miles away.

Address: Wivenhoe station, Station Road, Wivenhoe, Essex, CO7 9DJ

Wivenhoe is situated on the Sunshine Coast (Tendring Hundred) Line and is managed by Greater Anglia.

Wivenhoe Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from The Jays to Wivenhoe Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Alresford (Essex)00:04:00
Chelmsford00:33:00
Clacton-on-Sea00:23:00
Colchester00:10:00
Colchester Town00:13:00
Frinton-on-Sea00:31:00
Great Bentley00:08:00
Hythe (Essex)00:04:00
Ingatestone00:38:30
Kirby Cross00:28:00
London Liverpool Street01:10:00
Marks Tey00:16:30
Shenfield00:45:00
Stratford (London)01:01:30
Thorpe-le-Soken00:14:00
Walton-on-the-Naze00:35:00
Weeley00:11:00
Witham00:23:00

Nearest Airports

London Southend Airport is 25.13 miles away Directions from The Jays to London Southend Airport
London Stansted Airport is 28.16 miles away Directions from The Jays to London Stansted Airport
Cambridge Airport is 38 miles away Directions from The Jays to Cambridge Airport
Kent International Airport is 43.04 miles away Directions from The Jays to Kent International Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Brightlingsea Ferry Landing is 8.28 miles away

Directions from The Jays to Brightlingsea Ferry Landing

Point Clear Ferry Landing is 8.38 miles away

Directions from The Jays to Point Clear Ferry Landing

Harwich International Ferry Terminal is 14.49 miles away

Directions from The Jays to Harwich International Ferry Terminal

Shotley Point Marina Ferry Landing is 15.57 miles away

Directions from The Jays to Shotley Point Marina Ferry Landing

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

The Jays is approximately 1.15 miles from the A120

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Colchester Zoo
Wildlife
Distance: 4.67 (miles)
Directions from The Jays to Colchester Zoo
Attraction Name: Manningtree and District Local History
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 6.64 (miles)
Directions from The Jays to Manningtree and District Local History
Attraction Name: Layer Marney Tower
Historic Properties
Distance: 7.85 (miles)
Directions from The Jays to Layer Marney Tower
Attraction Name: Mersea Island Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 9.11 (miles)
Directions from The Jays to Mersea Island Museum