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Forge Close in Sturry

Forge Close is a Street in the Kent village of Sturry and measures approximately 92 metres long.

There are 62 other streets named Forge Close in Great Britain.

Forge 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 and the local parish council is Sturry.

Forge Close has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 5601829 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of Forge Close is roughly 5.60 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 6.60 and the lowest point being 4.60. A change of 2.00 metres.

Forge Close has the postcodes of CT2 0BJ and CT2 0BQ.

Forge Close is located within the county of Kent which is in the South East (England) region of the UK. 54.98 miles East from the centre of London, 2.34 miles North East from the centre of Canterbury, 26.11 miles East from the centre of Maidstone and 41.02 miles South East from the centre of Chelmsford.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Forge Close

Sunrise07:28
Sunset17:51

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CT2 0BJ
CT2 0BQ

Latest Weather Conditions for Forge Close

Observed at Weather Station:Manston 20 October 2020 at 05:00 (10.06 miles away)
Current Weather:Overcast
Temperature and Humidity:12.8°C (85.3%)
Wind Direction and Speed:S (13 mph)
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Forge Close above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
5.604.606.602.00

Frequently asked Questions for Forge Close

What Council (Local Authority) is Forge Close in?

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

What Parish Council is Forge Close in?

Forge Close is located within the area of Sturry Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is Forge Close in?

Forge Close is located within the ward of Sturry.

What County is Forge Close in?

Forge Close is located within the ceremonial county of Kent.

What Constituency is Forge Close in?

Forge Close is located within the constituency of Canterbury.

What Part of the UK is Forge Close in?

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

What County Council area is Forge Close in?

Forge Close is located within the Kent Council area.

What Police Force area is Forge Close in?

Forge Close is located within the Kent Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for Forge Close

4, Forge Close, Canterbury, Sturry, CT2 0BQ, Forge Close, Canterbury, Sturry, CT2 0BJ,

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Location Details

Forge Close
Map showing the location of Forge Close
Latitude51.300345
Longitude1.123087
OS Easting (X):617683
OS Northing (Y):160379
OS Grid Reference:TR177604

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  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00122415
ONS Area NameMulti-Ethnic Professionals with Families
Average Age43.24
Area Population1324.00
Male Population624.00 (47%)
Female Population700.00 (53%)
Benefit Claimants13 (1%)
LSOA Code:E01024113
LSOA Name:Canterbury 011E
SOA Code:3c
SOA Name:Highly qualified professionals
MSOA Code:E02005020
MSOA Name:Canterbury 011
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Nearest Supermarkets

Iceland Canterbury 2
Unit 2 Stour Retail Park, Canterbury, Kent, CT1 1AD
01227450774
Distance: 0.88 Miles
Directions from Forge Close to Iceland Canterbury 2
Asda Canterbury
Sturry Road, Canterbury, CT1 1DG
01227 479719
Distance: 1.34 Miles
Directions from Forge Close to Asda Canterbury
Sainsburys Canterbury
Kingsmead Road, Canterbury, England, CT1 1BW
01227 456860
Distance: 1.95 Miles
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Tesco Canterbury New Dover Express
New Dover Rd, Canterbury, CT1 3AS
0345 610 2958
Distance: 2.32 Miles
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 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
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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: Sturry Ward
Parish: Sturry Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Kent
County Council: Kent Council

Nearest Car Parks

Sturry Station Car Park
Island Road, Canterbury, Kent
Canterbury
CT2 0ED
Distance: 0.07 km (click for directions)
Part Time staffing, CCTV monitored. Rail users & Blue badge holders park free.
Telephone: 08450002222
Operated by: Southeastern
Sturry Road Car Park
Sturry Road, Canterbury, Kent
Canterbury
CT1 1AD
Distance: 0.84 km (click for directions)
Blue Badge holders are required to pay the daily tariff when using the Park and Ride.
Telephone: 01227862429
Operated by: Canterbury City Council
Northgate Car Park
Northgate, Canterbury, Kent
Canterbury
CT1 1BL
Distance: 1.95 km (click for directions)
Up to £3.00 refunded to leisure centre users. Blue Badge holders can park free for first 3 hours - buy extra time by purchasing ticket upon arrival, and display alongside badge.
Telephone: 01227862429
Operated by: Canterbury City Council
Kingsmead Leisure Centre Car Park
Kingsmead Road, Canterbury, Kent
Canterbury
CT2 7PH
Distance: 1.98 km (click for directions)
Mon-Sun 7:00-19:00. £1.00 refunded to leisure centre users.
Telephone: 01227862429
Operated by: Canterbury City Council
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Nearest Schools

Junior King's School
Distance: 0.15 Miles
Number of Pupils: 353
Address: Junior King's School, Milner Court, Sturry, CT2 0AY
Head: Mrs Emma Karolyi (Head)
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Sturry Church of England Primary School
Distance: 0.49 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 25/02/2015)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 399
Address: Sturry Church of England Primary School, Park View, Sturry, CT2 0NR
Head: Ms J Muarry (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
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Parkside Community Primary School
Distance: 1.1 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected 30/06/2019)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 93
Address: Parkside Community Primary School, Tennyson Avenue, CT1 1EP
Head: Mr James Williams (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
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Spires Academy
Distance: 1.39 Miles
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 22/06/2017)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 599
Address: Spires Academy, Bredlands Lane, Sturry, CT2 0HD
Head: Ms Nicki Mattin (Principal)
Website: Visit School Website
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Nearest Hospitals

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: 1.78 (miles)
Directions from Forge Close to St Martin's Hospital
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: 2.8 (miles)
Directions from Forge 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: 2.8 (miles)
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BMI The Chaucer Hospital
Address: Nackington Road, Canterbury, CT4 7AR,
Independent Sector
BMI Healthcare
Telephone: 01227 825100
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 3.08 (miles)
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 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Forge Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Forge Close
0.06 High Street (dental Surgery) 43 High Street, Sturry CT2 0BD
2.01 St Stephens Dental Practice 4 Hales Drive CT2 7AB
2.06 Chopra & Assoc. Dental Surgery 1 Military Road CT1 1LN
2.23 King Street Orthodontic Practice King Street CT1 2AJ
2.38 St Georges Dental Practice 9 Upper Bridge Street CT1 2NA

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Forge Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near
0.42 Sturry Surgery 53 Island Road, Sturry CT2 0EF tel:01227 710372
1.92 Northgate Medical Practice 1 Northgate CT1 1WL tel:01227 208556
2.00 Hersden Surgery The Surgery, St. Albans Road, Hersden CT3 4EX
2.35 New Dover Road Surgery 10 New Dover Road CT1 3AP tel:01227 462311
2.46 Cossington House 51 Cossington Road CT1 3HX

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Forge Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near
0.06 Sturry Pharmacy 8 High Street, Sturry CT2 0BD tel:01227 710451
1.33 Asda Pharmacy Sturry Road CT1 1DG tel:01227 378890
1.93 Eckersley Pharmacy 2 Northgate CT1 1WJ tel:01227 478877
1.96 Lloydspharmacy J Sainsbury Store, Kingsmead Road CT1 1BW tel:01227 463808
2.01 Porter Chemist 2b Hales Drive CT2 7AB tel:01227 781588

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Forge Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Forge Close
1.33 4182 Canterbury Asda Stores Ltd, Sturry Road CT1 1DG
2.29 Pybus Opticians 5 Palace Street CT1 2DY
2.31 Biggs Opticians - Canterbury 24 Burgate CT1 2HA
2.34 Optical Express (canterbury) 14 Butchery Lane CT1 2JR
2.39 Vision Express (canterbury) 40 High Street CT1 2RY

Nearest Libraries

Sturry Library
Chafy Crescent, Sturry, Canterbury, CT20BA
Telephone: 01227 711479
Distance: 0.07 Miles
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Canterbury Library - Temporary Location
35 Pound Lane, Canterbury, CT12BZ
Telephone: 08458 247200
Distance: 2.3 Miles
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Greenhill Library
Greenhill Road, Greenhill, Herne Bay, CT67PN
Telephone: 01227 374 288
Distance: 4.33 Miles
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Swalecliffe Library
78 Herne Bay Road, Canterbury, CT52LX
Telephone: 01227 792 645
Distance: 4.85 Miles
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Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Sturry Station is 0.06 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 Forge 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

Canterbury West Station is 2.34 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 Forge 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

Canterbury East Station is 2.72 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 Forge 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

Bekesbourne Station is 2.76 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 Forge 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 10.63 miles away Directions from Forge Close to Kent International Airport
Lydd London Ashford Airport is 25.26 miles away Directions from Forge Close to Lydd London Ashford Airport
London Southend Airport is 25.92 miles away Directions from Forge Close to London Southend Airport
Biggin Hill Airport is 47.12 miles away Directions from Forge Close to Biggin Hill Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Ramsgate Ferry Terminal is 12.71 miles away

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Folkestone Eurotunnel Terminal is 14.08 miles away

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Dover Eastern Docks Ferry Terminal is 14.92 miles away

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Dover Western Docks Ferry Terminal is 15.16 miles away

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Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Forge Close is approximately 3.06 miles from the A2

Junction: M2 J7/A2(T)/A2/A299 - 8.54 Miles Away

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Junction: M2 J6/A251 - 10.14 Miles Away

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Junction: M20 J13/A20(T)/A259/A2034 - 14.23 Miles Away

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Junction: M20 J11A - 14.31 Miles Away

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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: St Martin's Church
Places of Worship
Distance: 1.99 (miles)
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Attraction Name: St Augustine's Abbey
Historic Properties
Distance: 2.15 (miles)
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Attraction Name: Wildwood
Wildlife
Distance: 2.18 (miles)
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Attraction Name: Canterbury Cathedral
Places of Worship
Distance: 2.25 (miles)
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