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South Close in Canterbury

South Close is a Street in the Kent city of Canterbury and measures approximately 133 metres long.

There are 59 other streets named South Close in Great Britain.

South Close is within the area of Canterbury District (B) Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax .

South Close has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 5601988 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of South Close is roughly 13.03 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 13.20 and the lowest point being 12.50. A change of 0.70 metres.

South Close is located within the county of Kent which is in the South East (England) region of the UK. 53.72 miles East from the centre of London, 0.06 miles North East from the centre of Canterbury, 24.31 miles East from the centre of Maidstone and 41 miles South East from the centre of Chelmsford.

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Walking DistancesBlue Circle = 5 Minutes Walk (400 metres)
Green Circle = 10 Minutes Walk (800 metres)
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Sunset and Sunrise times for South Close

Sunrise07:38
Sunset17:39

Latest Weather Conditions for South Close

Observed at Weather Station:Manston 26 October 2020 at 21:00 (12.18 miles away)
Current Weather:Clear night
Temperature and Humidity:8.1°C (87.8%)
Wind Direction and Speed:SW (10 mph)
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Budget Hotels near South Close Canterbury

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Travelodge Canterbury Chaucer Central
Address:63 Ivy Ln, Canterbury, CT1 1TU
Telephone:0871 984 6471 Learn More
0.16
2: Name:Premier Inn Canterbury City Centre
Address:1-7 New Dover Road
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0.28
3: Name:Holiday Inn Express Canterbury
Address:A2, Upper Harbledown
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3.12
4: Name:Travelodge Canterbury Dunkirk
Address:A2 Trunk Road, Faversham, ME13 9LN
Telephone:0871 984 6023 Learn More
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5: Name:Premier Inn Whitstable
Address:Thanet Way
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of South Close above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
13.0312.5013.200.70

Frequently asked Questions for South Close

What Council (Local Authority) is South Close in?

South Close is located within the local authority area of Canterbury City Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is South Close in?

South Close is in an unparished area.

What Electoral Ward is South Close in?

South Close is located within the ward of Westgate.

What County is South Close in?

South Close is located within the ceremonial county of Kent.

What Constituency is South Close in?

South Close is located within the constituency of Canterbury.

What Part of the UK is South Close in?

South Close is located within the South East (England) region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is South Close in?

South Close is located within the Kent Council area.

What Police Force area is South Close in?

South Close is located within the Kent Police area.

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Location Details

South Close
Map showing the location of South Close
Latitude51.278762
Longitude1.083091
OS Easting (X):614997
OS Northing (Y):157862
OS Grid Reference:TR150579

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for South Close

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00122462
ONS Area NameStudents and Professionals
LSOA Code:E01032807
LSOA Name:Canterbury 020F
SOA Code:1a
SOA Name:Cosmopolitan student neighbourhoods
MSOA Code:E02006856
MSOA Name:Canterbury 020
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Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Canterbury Metro
Whitefriars Shopping Centre, Gravel Walk, Canterbury, CT1 2SN
0345 677 9822
Distance: 0.18 Miles
Directions from South Close to Tesco Canterbury Metro
Sainsburys Canterbury High Street Local
28-29 High Street, Canterbury, England, CT1 2AZ
1227769659
Distance: 0.21 Miles
Directions from South Close to Sainsburys Canterbury High Street Local
Waitrose Canterbury
St. Georges Centre, St Georges Place, Canterbury, KENT, CT1 1UL
01227 785802
Distance: 0.23 Miles
Directions from South Close to Waitrose Canterbury
Tesco Canterbury New Dover Express
New Dover Rd, Canterbury, CT1 3AS
0345 610 2958
Distance: 0.28 Miles
Directions from South Close to Tesco Canterbury New Dover Express

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01227 - Canterbury

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Canterbury City Council
Visit the Council's Website
Military Road, Canterbury, Kent, CT1 1YW
Send email
Telephone Number: 01227 862 000
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of
The Member of Parliament is Rosemary Duffield
Details for the MP Rosemary Duffield on parliament.uk
Details for the MP Rosemary Duffield on theyworkforyou.com
In the 2019 General Election Rosemary Duffield won with a majority of 1,836 the result was Lab hold. The total electorate was 80,203
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Westgate Ward
Parish: Unparished area
Ceremonial County: Kent
County Council: Kent Council

Nearest Car Parks

Iron Bar Lane Car Park
Iron Bar Lane, Canterbury, Kent
Canterbury
CT1 2HN
Distance: 0.04 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
Canterbury Lane Car Park
Canterbury Lane, Canterbury, Kent
Canterbury
CT1 2HL
Distance: 0.06 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
Queningate Car Park
Lower Bridge Street, Canterbury, Kent
Canterbury
CT1 2HU
Distance: 0.08 km (click for directions)
Pay by mobile available. Max stay 12 hours, charges apply 7:00-21:00 Mon-Sun. Blue Badge holders can park free for first 3 hours - buy extra time by purchasing ticket upon arrival, and display alongside badge. P&D machines are accessible.
Telephone: 01227862429
Operated by: Canterbury City Council
Orange Street Car Park
Orange Street, Canterbury, Kent
Canterbury
CT1 2JA
Distance: 0.16 km (click for directions)
Blue Badge holders only.
Telephone: 01227862429
Operated by: Canterbury City Council
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Nearest Schools

The King's School Canterbury
Distance: 0.16 Miles
Number of Pupils: 871
Address: The King's School Canterbury, 25 The Precincts, CT1 2ES
Head: Mr Peter Roberts (Headmaster)
Directions from South Close to The King's School Canterbury
St Thomas' Catholic Primary School, Canterbury
Distance: 0.24 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 09/02/2016)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 209
Address: St Thomas' Catholic Primary School, Canterbury, 99 Military Road, CT1 1NE
Head: Miss Lisa D'Agostini (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from South Close to St Thomas' Catholic Primary School, Canterbury
Canterbury Christ Church University
Distance: 0.28 Miles
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected )
Address: Canterbury Christ Church University, North Holmes Road, CT1 1QU
Head: Professor Robin Baker (Vice-Chancellor)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from South Close to Canterbury Christ Church University
St Peter's Methodist Primary School
Distance: 0.28 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 05/05/2015)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 200
Address: St Peter's Methodist Primary School, St Peter's Grove, CT1 2DH
Head: Mrs Kristina Dyer (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from South Close to St Peter's Methodist Primary School

Nearest Hospitals

Kent and Canterbury Hospital
Address: Kent and Canterbury Hospital, Ethelbert Road, Canterbury, CT1 3NG,
NHS Sector
East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01227 766877
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 0.86 (miles)
Directions from South Close to Kent and Canterbury Hospital
Spencer Private Hospitals, Canterbury
Address: Kent & Canterbury Hospital, Canterbury, CT1 3NG,
Independent Sector
East Kent Medical Services Ltd
Telephone: 01227 206 700
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 0.86 (miles)
Directions from South Close to Spencer Private Hospitals, Canterbury
St Martin's Hospital
Address: Littlebourne Road, Canterbury, CT1 1TD,
NHS Sector
Kent and Medway NHS and Social Care Partnership Trust
Telephone: 01227 459371
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 1.01 (miles)
Directions from South Close to St Martin's Hospital
BMI The Chaucer Hospital
Address: Nackington Road, Canterbury, CT4 7AR,
Independent Sector
BMI Healthcare
Telephone: 01227 825100
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 1.19 (miles)
Directions from South Close to BMI The Chaucer Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near South Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in South Close
0.16 St Georges Dental Practice 9 Upper Bridge Street CT1 2NA
0.21 King Street Orthodontic Practice King Street CT1 2AJ
0.21 Neo Orthodontics Ltd Graylaw House 20-22, Watling Street CT1 2UA
0.23 Chopra & Assoc. Dental Surgery 1 Military Road CT1 1LN
0.53 Dental Surgery 55 St. Dunstans Street CT2 8BS

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near South Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near
0.31 Canterbury Health Centre 26 Old Dover Road CT1 3JH tel:0300 0426600
0.31 Molony Canterbury Health Centre, 26 Old Dover Road CT1 3JH
0.40 New Dover Road Surgery 10 New Dover Road CT1 3AP tel:01227 462311
0.42 Northgate Medical Practice 1 Northgate CT1 1WL tel:01227 208556
0.43 Cossington House 51 Cossington Road CT1 3HX

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near South Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near
0.07 Superdrug Pharmacy 23 St. Georges Street CT1 2JT tel:01227 462039
0.17 Boots The Chemist 12 Gravel Walk CT1 2TF tel:01227 470944
0.21 Your Local Boots Pharmacy Unit 2-3, St. Georges Centre CT1 1UL tel:01227 459770
0.31 Your Local Boots Pharmacy 29 Oaten Hill CT1 3HZ tel:01227 457830
0.40 Eckersley Pharmacy 2 Northgate CT1 1WJ tel:01227 478877

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near South Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near South Close
0.06 Biggs Opticians - Canterbury 24 Burgate CT1 2HA
0.07 Optical Express (canterbury) 14 Butchery Lane CT1 2JR
0.12 Specsavers (canterbury) 7 Rose Lane, Whitefriars CT1 2SJ
0.14 Pybus Opticians 5 Palace Street CT1 2DY
0.16 Vision Express (canterbury) 40 High Street CT1 2RY

Nearest Libraries

Canterbury Library - Temporary Location
35 Pound Lane, Canterbury, CT12BZ
Telephone: 08458 247200
Distance: 0.34 Miles
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Sturry Library
Chafy Crescent, Sturry, Canterbury, CT20BA
Telephone: 01227 711479
Distance: 2.23 Miles
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Directions from South Close to Sturry Library
Swalecliffe Library
78 Herne Bay Road, Canterbury, CT52LX
Telephone: 01227 792 645
Distance: 5.72 Miles
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Directions from South Close to Swalecliffe Library
Whitstable Library
31-33 Oxford Street, Whitstable, CT51DB
Telephone: 08458 247200
Distance: 5.91 Miles
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Directions from South Close to Whitstable Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Canterbury East Station is 0.44 miles away.

Address: Canterbury East station, Station Road East, Canterbury, Kent, CT1 2RB

Canterbury East is situated on the Chatham Main Line and is managed by Southeastern.

Canterbury East Station is staffed on a full time basis.

Directions from South Close to Canterbury East Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Adisham00:09:00
Aylesham00:11:00
Bekesbourne00:04:00
Bromley South01:19:00
Chatham00:45:00
Denmark Hill01:42:30
Dover Priory00:28:00
Farningham Road01:09:00
Faversham00:15:00
Gillingham (Kent)00:41:00
Kearsney (Kent)00:22:00
London Victoria01:39:00
Longfield01:05:00
Meopham01:01:00
Newington00:31:00
Rainham (Kent)00:35:00
Rochester00:49:00
Selling00:09:00
Shepherds Well00:18:00
Sittingbourne00:26:00
Snowdown00:14:00
Sole Street00:58:00
St Mary Cray01:18:00
Swanley01:14:00
Teynham00:21:00

Canterbury West Station is 0.51 miles away.

Address: Canterbury West station, Station Road West, Canterbury, Kent, CT2 8AN

Canterbury West is situated on the Ashford to Ramsgate Line and is managed by Southeastern.

Canterbury West Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from South Close to Canterbury West Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Ashford International00:23:00
Bearsted00:54:30
Borough Green & Wrotham01:17:00
Broadstairs00:27:00
Bromley South01:46:00
Charing (Kent)00:38:00
Chartham00:05:00
Chilham00:08:00
Ebbsfleet International00:38:30
Harrietsham00:46:30
Headcorn00:35:30
Hollingbourne00:50:30
Lenham00:43:00
London Bridge01:36:00
London Charing Cross01:45:00
London St Pancras International00:57:00
London Victoria02:04:30
London Waterloo East01:41:00
Maidstone East01:00:30
Marden (Kent)00:45:00
Margate00:32:00
Minster00:16:00
Otford01:25:00
Paddock Wood00:51:00
Pluckley00:30:00
Ramsgate00:22:00
Sevenoaks01:11:00
Staplehurst00:40:30
Stratford International00:49:00
Sturry00:04:00
Swanley01:34:30
Tonbridge01:00:00
West Malling01:10:00
Wye00:15:00

Sturry Station is 2.29 miles away.

Address: Sturry station, Island Road, Sturry, Kent, CT2 0ED

Sturry is situated on the Ashford to Ramsgate Line and is managed by Southeastern.

Sturry Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from South Close to Sturry Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Ashford International00:29:00
Canterbury West00:05:00
Chartham00:10:00
Chilham00:14:00
Headcorn00:41:00
London Bridge01:41:00
London Charing Cross01:50:00
London Waterloo East01:46:00
Marden (Kent)00:50:00
Minster00:12:00
Orpington01:23:00
Paddock Wood00:56:00
Pluckley00:35:00
Ramsgate00:19:00
Sevenoaks01:16:00
Staplehurst00:46:00
Tonbridge01:05:30
Wye00:20:00

Bekesbourne Station is 2.61 miles away.

Address: Bekesbourne station, Station Road, Bekesbourne, Kent, CT4 5EP

Bekesbourne is situated on the Chatham Main Line and is managed by Southeastern.

Bekesbourne Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from South Close to Bekesbourne Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Adisham00:04:00
Aylesham00:07:00
Bromley South01:25:00
Canterbury East00:06:00
Chatham00:52:00
Dover Priory00:24:00
Faversham00:23:00
Gillingham (Kent)00:47:00
Kearsney (Kent)00:18:00
London Victoria01:44:00
Longfield01:12:00
Meopham01:08:00
Newington00:39:30
Rainham (Kent)00:41:30
Rochester00:55:00
Selling00:15:00
Shepherds Well00:14:00
Sittingbourne00:34:00
Snowdown00:10:00
Teynham00:28:00

Nearest Airports

Kent International Airport is 12.76 miles away Directions from South Close to Kent International Airport
Lydd London Ashford Airport is 23.32 miles away Directions from South Close to Lydd London Ashford Airport
London Southend Airport is 25.89 miles away Directions from South Close to London Southend Airport
Biggin Hill Airport is 45.5 miles away Directions from South Close to Biggin Hill Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Folkestone Eurotunnel Terminal is 12.68 miles away

Directions from South Close to Folkestone Eurotunnel Terminal

Ramsgate Ferry Terminal is 14.69 miles away

Directions from South Close to Ramsgate Ferry Terminal

Dover Eastern Docks Ferry Terminal is 14.92 miles away

Directions from South Close to Dover Eastern Docks Ferry Terminal

Dover Western Docks Ferry Terminal is 15.03 miles away

Directions from South Close to Dover Western Docks Ferry Terminal

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

South Close is approximately miles from the

Junction: M2 J7/A2(T)/A2/A299 - 6.99 Miles Away

Directions from South Close to M2 J7/A2(T)/A2/A299

Junction: M2 J6/A251 - 8.55 Miles Away

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Junction: M20 J10/A2070(T)/A292(T)/A2070/A20 - 12.29 Miles Away

Directions from South Close to M20 J10/A2070(T)/A292(T)/A2070/A20

Junction: M20 J9/A20/A251 - 12.37 Miles Away

Directions from South Close to M20 J9/A20/A251

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Canterbury Roman Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 0.07 (miles)
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Attraction Name: Canterbury Cathedral
Places of Worship
Distance: 0.07 (miles)
Directions from South Close to Canterbury Cathedral
Attraction Name: The Beaney (including Canterbury Tourism Information) (previously 'Canterbury Royal Museum and Art Gallery')
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 0.18 (miles)
Directions from South Close to The Beaney (including Canterbury Tourism Information) (previously 'Canterbury Royal Museum and Art Gallery')
Attraction Name: Canterbury Ghost Tour
Other
Distance: 0.2 (miles)
Directions from South Close to Canterbury Ghost Tour
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