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Benson Lane in Hawkinge CT18 7AQ

Benson Lane is a Street in the Kent village of Hawkinge with the postcode of CT18 7AQ and measures approximately 187 metres long.

The average house in Benson Lane sells for £145,997.50

There are 5 other streets named Benson Lane in Great Britain.

Benson Lane is within the area of Folkestone and Hythe District Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax and the local parish council is Hawkinge.

Benson Lane has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 34500086 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of Benson Lane is roughly 160.58 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 161.00 and the lowest point being 160.10. A change of 0.90 metres.

Average House Prices for Benson Lane
YearSalesAverage House Price
20182£145,998.

Benson Lane is located within the county of Kent which is in the South East (England) region of the UK. 60.73 miles South East from the centre of London, 11.69 miles South from the centre of Canterbury, 29.46 miles East from the centre of Maidstone and 51.87 miles South East from the centre of Chelmsford.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Benson Lane, CT18 7AQ

Sunrise07:41
Sunset17:35

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CT18 7AQ

Latest Weather Conditions for Benson Lane, CT18 7AQ

Observed at Weather Station:Langdon Bay 28 October 2020 at 02:00 (8.59 miles away)
Current Weather:Clear night
Temperature and Humidity:9.7°C (87.3%)
Wind Direction and Speed:SW (15 mph)
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Budget Hotels near Benson Lane Hawkinge

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Premier Inn Folkestone - Channel Tunnel
Address:Cherry Garden Lane
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1.52
2: Name:Holiday Inn Express Folkestone Channel Tunnel
Address:Cheriton High Street
Telephone: Learn More
2.12
3: Name:Premier Inn Dover - A20
Address:Folkestone Road
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4.67
4: Name:Travelodge Dover
Address:Unit 8 St James St, Dover, CT16 1QD
Telephone:0871 984 6532 Learn More
7.22
5: Name:Premier Inn Dover Central - Eastern Ferry Terminal
Address:Marine Parade
Telephone: Learn More
7.36
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Buying a House in Benson Lane? View our Mortgage Examples

Mortgage Calculator for the Lowest Priced Property on Benson Lane
Total Price of Property£102,000
Minimum Deposit£5,100.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£297.50
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£510.64
Mortgage Calculator for the Highest Priced Property on Benson Lane
Total Price of Property£189,995
Minimum Deposit£9,499.75
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£554.15
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£951.16
Mortgage Calculator for the Average Priced Property on Benson Lane
Total Price of Property£145,998
Minimum Deposit£7,299.88
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£425.83
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£730.90

Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Benson Lane above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
160.58160.10161.000.90

Frequently asked Questions for Benson Lane

What Council (Local Authority) is Benson Lane in?

Benson Lane is located within the local authority area of Shepway District Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Benson Lane in?

Benson Lane is located within the area of Hawkinge Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is Benson Lane in?

Benson Lane is located within the ward of North Downs East.

What County is Benson Lane in?

Benson Lane is located within the ceremonial county of Kent.

What Constituency is Benson Lane in?

Benson Lane is located within the constituency of Folkestone and Hythe.

What Part of the UK is Benson Lane in?

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

What County Council area is Benson Lane in?

Benson Lane is located within the Kent Council area.

What Police Force area is Benson Lane in?

Benson Lane is located within the Kent Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for Benson Lane

Benson Lane, Folkestone, Hawkinge, CT18 7AQ,

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Location Details

Benson Lane
Map showing the location of Benson Lane
Latitude51.114810
Longitude1.152058
OS Easting (X):620587
OS Northing (Y):139841
OS Grid Reference:TR206398

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Benson Lane

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00124567
ONS Area NameHard-Pressed Ethnic Mix
Average Age35.26
Area Population2439.00
Male Population1206.00 (49%)
Female Population1233.00 (51%)
Benefit Claimants32 (1%)
LSOA Code:E01024541
LSOA Name:Shepway 002B
SOA Code:5b
SOA Name:Aspiring urban households
MSOA Code:E02005103
MSOA Name:Shepway 002
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Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Hawkinge Express
107 Canterbury Rd, Hawkinge, Folkestone, CT18 7BS
0345 026 9267
Distance: 0.54 Miles
Directions from Benson Lane to Tesco Hawkinge Express
Sainsburys West Park Farm
Park Farm Retail Park, Park Farm Road, Folkestone, England, CT19 5GA
01303 850810
Distance: 1.54 Miles
Directions from Benson Lane to Sainsburys West Park Farm
Tesco Folkestone Superstore
Cheriton High St, Folkestone, CT19 4QJ
0345 677 9273
Distance: 1.94 Miles
Directions from Benson Lane to Tesco Folkestone Superstore
Morrisons Folkestone
148 Cheriton Road, Folkestone CT19 5JS
01303 251587
Distance: 2.08 Miles
Directions from Benson Lane to Morrisons Folkestone

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01303 - Folkestone
Area Code: 01304 - Dover

 Broadband Information

Speed Average Speed Median Speed Maximum Speed Next-generation access (NGA) Number of Connections
Greater than 2 Mbps 12.5 13.4 17.5 N 16

 Recent House Sales in Benson Lane

Address13 Benson Lane, , Kent, CT18 7AQ.
Sale DateMon 20 Aug 2018
Sale Price£102,000
Type of PropertyOther
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Leasehold
Address16 Benson Lane, , Kent, CT18 7AQ.
Sale DateFri 21 Dec 2018
Sale Price£189,995
Type of PropertyTerraced
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Shepway District Council
Visit the Council's Website
Civic Centre, Castle Hill Avenue, Folkestone, Kent, CT20 2QY
Send email
Telephone Number: 01303 853 000
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of
The Member of Parliament is Damian Collins
Details for the MP Damian Collins on parliament.uk
Details for the MP Damian Collins on theyworkforyou.com
In the 2019 General Election Damian Collins won with a majority of 21,337 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 88,272
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: North Downs East Ward
Parish: Hawkinge Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Kent
County Council: Kent Council

Nearest Car Parks

Weymouth Road Car Park
Weymouth Road, Folkestone, Kent
Folkestone
CT19 4LS
Distance: 1.78 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01303853380
Operated by: Shepway District Council
Broomfield Road Car Park
Broomfield Road, Cheriton, Kent
Cheriton
CT19 4DE
Distance: 1.99 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
Channel Tunnel Terminal Car Park
Newington Road, Folkestone, kent
Folkestone
CT18 8XX
Distance: 2.09 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
Folkestone West Station Car Park
Shorncliffe Road, Folkestone, Kent
Folkestone
CT20 3PA
Distance: 2.10 km (click for directions)
Open 24 hours, at weekends and on public holidays prices may differ, check payment machines or on-station information for prices Parking is free for blue badge customers displaying a valid International Blue Badge
Telephone: 08456036197
Operated by: Meteor Parking Ltd
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Nearest Schools

The Churchill School
Distance: 0.35 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 17/06/2015)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 411
Address: The Churchill School, Haven Drive, Hawkinge, CT18 7RH
Head: Mrs Zoe Stone (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Benson Lane to The Churchill School
Hawkinge Primary School
Distance: 0.58 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 02/07/2019)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 383
Address: Hawkinge Primary School, Canterbury Road, Hawkinge, CT18 7BN
Head: Miss Aly Ward (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Benson Lane to Hawkinge Primary School
Harcourt Primary School
Distance: 1.54 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 19/04/2013)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 182
Address: Harcourt Primary School, Biggins Wood Road, CT19 4NE
Head: Mr Anthony Silk (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Benson Lane to Harcourt Primary School
Folkestone Academy
Distance: 1.68 Miles
Phase: All-through
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 23/11/2015)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 1940
Address: Folkestone Academy, Academy Lane, CT19 5FP
Head: Mr Seamus Murphy ()
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Benson Lane to Folkestone Academy

Nearest Hospitals

Royal Victoria Hospital, Folkestone
Address: Royal Victoria Hospital, Radnor Park Avenue, Folkestone, CT19 5BN,
NHS Sector
Kent Community Health NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01303 850202
Distance: 2.17 (miles)
Directions from Benson Lane to Royal Victoria Hospital, Folkestone
Cedar House Hospital
Address: Cedar House, Dover Road, Barham, Canterbury, CT4 6PW,
NHS Sector
The Huntercombe Group
Telephone: 01227 833700
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 6.1 (miles)
Directions from Benson Lane to Cedar House Hospital
Buckland Hospital
Address: Buckland Hospital, Coombe Valley Road, Dover, CT17 0HD,
NHS Sector
East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01304 222510
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 6.2 (miles)
Directions from Benson Lane to Buckland Hospital
William Harvey Hospital (Ashford)
Address: Kennington Road, Willesborough, Ashford, TN24 0LZ,
NHS Sector
East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01233 633331
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 10.39 (miles)
Directions from Benson Lane to William Harvey Hospital (Ashford)

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Benson Lane

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Benson Lane
0.55 Pennypot Dental Practice 90 Canterbury Road, Hawkinge CT18 7BN
1.89 Dental Surgery 55 Cheriton High Street CT19 4EZ
2.21 Dental Surgery 100 Black Bull Road CT19 5QX
2.37 Colosseum Dental (folkestone) 45-47 Canterbury Road CT19 5NJ
2.46 The Dental Care Centre 16 Shorncliffe Road CT20 2SF

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Benson Lane

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near
0.65 Beaton_hawkinge Hawkinge Health Centre, 74 Canterbury Road, Hawkinge CT18 7BP tel:01303 892434
1.91 White House Surgery 1 Cheriton High Street CT19 4PU tel:01303 275434
2.07 Park Farm 1 Alder Road CT19 5BZ tel:01303 851021
2.19 The New Surgery 128 Canterbury Road CT19 5SR tel:01303 243516
2.25 Koria_ingledene The Surgery, 87 Canterbury Road CT19 5NW tel:01303 893381

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Benson Lane

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near
0.48 Vision Pharmacy Unit 4, Block 1, 12a Defiant Close, Hawkinge CT18 7SU tel:01303 891751
0.53 Paydens Pharmacy 97 Canterbury Road, Hawkinge CT18 7BS tel:01303 892283
1.49 Lloydspharmacy Sainsburys, West Park Farm CT19 5GA
1.88 Paydens Pharmacy 38 Cheriton High Street CT19 4ET tel:01303 275625
1.90 Taylors Pharmacy 362-364 Cheriton Road CT19 4DX tel:01303 275444

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Benson Lane

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Benson Lane
1.49 West Park Farm Specsavers Limited Park Farm Retail Park, Park Farm Road, Park Farm Industrial Estate CT19 5GA
2.68 Eye Folk (folkestone) 20 Guildhall Street CT20 1DZ
2.70 Chris Adams Opticians Ltd 17 Cheriton Place CT20 2AY
2.71 Specsavers (folkestone) 6 Alexandra Gardens CT20 1SS
2.71 Boots Opticians (folkestone) 24-26 Sandgate Road CT20 1DP

Nearest Libraries

Cheriton Library
Cheriton High Street, Shepway, CT194HB
Telephone: 08458 247200
Distance: 1.88 Miles
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Directions from Benson Lane to Cheriton Library
Wood Avenue Library
Wood Avenue, Folkestone, CT196HS
Telephone: 01303 254226
Distance: 2.03 Miles
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Directions from Benson Lane to Wood Avenue Library
Folkestone Library
2 Grace Hill, Folkestone, CT201HD
Telephone: 08458 247200
Distance: 2.6 Miles
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Directions from Benson Lane to Folkestone Library
Lyminge Library
7-9 Station Road, Lyminge, Folkestone, CT188HS
Telephone: 01303 862180
Distance: 2.73 Miles
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Directions from Benson Lane to Lyminge Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Folkestone West Station is 2.09 miles away.

Address: Folkestone West station, Station Approach, off Shorncliffe Road, Folkestone, CT20 3PA

Folkestone West is situated on the South Eastern Main Line and is managed by Southeastern.

Folkestone West Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Benson Lane to Folkestone West Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Ashford International00:20:00
Birchington-on-sea01:07:00
Broadstairs00:57:00
Chatham01:57:00
Deal00:33:00
Dover Priory00:15:00
Ebbsfleet International00:41:00
Faversham01:30:00
Folkestone Central00:03:00
Gillingham (Kent)01:53:00
Gravesend02:14:00
Headcorn00:34:00
Herne Bay01:16:00
London Bridge01:35:00
London Charing Cross01:43:00
London St Pancras International00:57:00
London Waterloo East01:39:00
Marden (Kent)00:43:00
Margate01:02:00
Martin Mill00:24:00
Paddock Wood00:49:00
Pluckley00:27:00
Rainham (Kent)01:48:00
Ramsgate00:53:00
Rochester02:01:00
Sandling00:05:00
Sandwich00:40:00
Sevenoaks01:09:00
Sittingbourne01:40:00
Staplehurst00:39:00
Stratford International00:50:00
Strood (Kent)02:04:00
Tonbridge00:58:00
Walmer00:29:00
Westenhanger00:08:00
Whitstable01:21:00

Folkestone Central Station is 2.33 miles away.

Address: Folkestone Central station, Station Approach, Folkestone, Kent, CT19 5HB

Folkestone Central is situated on the South Eastern Main Line and is managed by Southeastern.

Folkestone Central Station is staffed on a full time basis.

Directions from Benson Lane to Folkestone Central Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Ashford International00:22:00
Birchington-on-sea01:04:00
Broadstairs00:54:00
Chatham01:54:00
Deal00:30:00
Dover Priory00:12:00
Ebbsfleet International00:43:00
Faversham01:27:00
Folkestone West00:02:00
Gillingham (Kent)01:50:00
Gravesend02:11:00
Headcorn00:36:00
Herne Bay01:13:00
London Bridge01:37:00
London Charing Cross01:45:00
London St Pancras International00:59:00
London Waterloo East01:41:00
Marden (Kent)00:45:00
Margate00:59:00
Martin Mill00:21:00
Paddock Wood00:51:00
Pluckley00:29:00
Rainham (Kent)01:45:00
Ramsgate00:50:00
Rochester01:58:00
Sandling00:07:00
Sandwich00:36:00
Sevenoaks01:11:00
Sittingbourne01:37:00
Staplehurst00:41:00
Stratford International00:52:00
Strood (Kent)02:01:00
Tonbridge01:00:00
Walmer00:25:00
Westenhanger00:10:00
Whitstable01:18:00

Sandling Station is 4.10 miles away.

Address: Sandling station, off Sandling Road, Sandling, Kent, CT21 4HH

Sandling is situated on the South Eastern Main Line and is managed by Southeastern.

Sandling Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Benson Lane to Sandling Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Ashford International00:16:00
Dover Priory00:21:00
Folkestone Central00:09:00
Folkestone West00:06:00
Headcorn00:29:00
London Bridge01:30:00
London Charing Cross01:38:00
London Waterloo East01:34:00
Marden (Kent)00:38:00
Paddock Wood00:44:00
Pluckley00:22:00
Sevenoaks01:04:00
Staplehurst00:34:00
Tonbridge00:53:00
Westenhanger00:03:00

Westenhanger Station is 5.15 miles away.

Address: Westenhanger station, Stone Street, Westenhanger, Kent, TN25 6DE

Westenhanger is situated on the South Eastern Main Line and is managed by Southeastern.

Westenhanger Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Benson Lane to Westenhanger Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Ashford International00:13:00
Dover Priory00:24:00
Folkestone Central00:12:00
Folkestone West00:09:00
Headcorn00:26:00
London Bridge01:27:00
London Charing Cross01:35:00
London Waterloo East01:31:00
Marden (Kent)00:35:00
Paddock Wood00:41:00
Pluckley00:19:00
Sandling00:03:00
Sevenoaks01:01:00
Staplehurst00:31:00
Tonbridge00:50:00

Nearest Airports

Lydd London Ashford Airport is 14.57 miles away Directions from Benson Lane to Lydd London Ashford Airport
Kent International Airport is 18.31 miles away Directions from Benson Lane to Kent International Airport
London Southend Airport is 36.88 miles away Directions from Benson Lane to London Southend Airport
Biggin Hill Airport is 50.7 miles away Directions from Benson Lane to Biggin Hill Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Folkestone Eurotunnel Terminal is 1.93 miles away

Directions from Benson Lane to Folkestone Eurotunnel Terminal

Dover Western Docks Ferry Terminal is 7.08 miles away

Directions from Benson Lane to Dover Western Docks Ferry Terminal

Dover Eastern Docks Ferry Terminal is 7.63 miles away

Directions from Benson Lane to Dover Eastern Docks Ferry Terminal

Ramsgate Ferry Terminal is 18.55 miles away

Directions from Benson Lane to Ramsgate Ferry Terminal

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Benson Lane is approximately 1.03 miles from the A20

Junction: M20 J13/A20(T)/A259/A2034 - 1.34 Miles Away

Directions from Benson Lane to M20 J13/A20(T)/A259/A2034

Junction: M20 J12/A20/B2064 - 1.83 Miles Away

Directions from Benson Lane to M20 J12/A20/B2064

Junction: M20 J11A - 2.58 Miles Away

Directions from Benson Lane to M20 J11A

Junction: M20 J11/A20/B2068 - 4.64 Miles Away

Directions from Benson Lane to M20 J11/A20/B2068

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Battle of Britain Memorial
Visitor Centres
Distance: 2.56 (miles)
Directions from Benson Lane to Battle of Britain Memorial
Attraction Name: Dover Castle
Historic Properties
Distance: 7.49 (miles)
Directions from Benson Lane to Dover Castle
Attraction Name: NT White Cliffs
Wildlife
Distance: 8.2 (miles)
Directions from Benson Lane to NT White Cliffs
Attraction Name: Agricultural Museum, Brook
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 9.19 (miles)
Directions from Benson Lane to Agricultural Museum, Brook
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