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The Firs in Hersden CT3 4HT

The Firs is a Street in the Kent village of Hersden with the postcode of CT3 4HT and measures approximately 307 metres long.

The average house in The Firs sells for £156,666.67

There are 69 other streets named The Firs in Great Britain.

The Firs 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 .

The Firs has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 5600045 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of The Firs is roughly 32.10 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 32.80 and the lowest point being 31.20. A change of 1.60 metres.

Average House Prices for The Firs
YearSalesAverage House Price
20171£210,000.
20152£130,000.

The Firs is located within the county of Kent which is in the South East (England) region of the UK. 56.32 miles East from the centre of London, 4.26 miles North East from the centre of Canterbury, 27.83 miles East from the centre of Maidstone and 41.44 miles South East from the centre of Chelmsford.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for The Firs, CT3 4HT

Sunrise07:27
Sunset17:51

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CT3 4HT

Latest Weather Conditions for The Firs, CT3 4HT

Observed at Weather Station:Manston 20 October 2020 at 05:00 (8.21 miles away)
Current Weather:Overcast
Temperature and Humidity:12.8°C (85.3%)
Wind Direction and Speed:S (13 mph)
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Budget Hotels near The Firs Hersden

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Premier Inn Herne Bay
Address:Blacksole Farm, Margate Road, Herne Bay
Telephone: Learn More
3.31
2: Name:Travelodge Canterbury Chaucer Central
Address:63 Ivy Ln, Canterbury, CT1 1TU
Telephone:0871 984 6471 Learn More
4.20
3: Name:Premier Inn Canterbury City Centre
Address:1-7 New Dover Road
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4.20
4: Name:Premier Inn Whitstable
Address:Thanet Way
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6.36
5: Name:Holiday Inn Express Canterbury
Address:A2, Upper Harbledown
Telephone: Learn More
6.69
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Buying a House in The Firs? View our Mortgage Examples

Mortgage Calculator for the Lowest Priced Property on The Firs
Total Price of Property£125,000
Minimum Deposit£6,250.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£364.58
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£625.78
Mortgage Calculator for the Highest Priced Property on The Firs
Total Price of Property£210,000
Minimum Deposit£10,500.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£612.50
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£1,051.31
Mortgage Calculator for the Average Priced Property on The Firs
Total Price of Property£156,667
Minimum Deposit£7,833.33
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£456.94
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£784.31

Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of The Firs above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
32.1031.2032.801.60

Frequently asked Questions for The Firs

What Council (Local Authority) is The Firs in?

The Firs is located within the local authority area of Canterbury City Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is The Firs in?

The Firs is in an unparished area.

What Electoral Ward is The Firs in?

The Firs is located within the ward of Sturry.

What County is The Firs in?

The Firs is located within the ceremonial county of Kent.

What Constituency is The Firs in?

The Firs is located within the constituency of Canterbury.

What Part of the UK is The Firs in?

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

What County Council area is The Firs in?

The Firs is not in a County Council area.

What Police Force area is The Firs in?

The Firs is located within the Kent Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for The Firs

The Firs, Canterbury, Hersden, CT3 4HT,

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Location Details

The Firs
Map showing the location of The Firs
Latitude51.314868
Longitude1.161032
OS Easting (X):620258
OS Northing (Y):162107
OS Grid Reference:TR203621

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for The Firs

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00122292
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Nearest Supermarkets

Iceland Canterbury 2
Unit 2 Stour Retail Park, Canterbury, Kent, CT1 1AD
01227450774
Distance: 2.8 Miles
Directions from The Firs to Iceland Canterbury 2
Asda Canterbury
Sturry Road, Canterbury, CT1 1DG
01227 479719
Distance: 3.26 Miles
Directions from The Firs to Asda Canterbury
Sainsburys Herne Bay
Altira Business Park, 6 The Boulevard Herne Bay, Kent , England, CT6 6GZ
01227 360331
Distance: 3.32 Miles
Directions from The Firs to Sainsburys Herne Bay
Tesco Herne Bay Express
80-84 Canterbury Rd, Herne Bay, CT6 5SB
0345 026 9848
Distance: 3.85 Miles
Directions from The Firs to Tesco Herne Bay Express

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01227 - Canterbury

 Broadband Information

Speed Average Speed Median Speed Maximum Speed Next-generation access (NGA) Number of Connections
Less than 2 Mbps 2.8 2.8 3.9 N 9

 Recent House Sales in The Firs

Address7 The Firs, , Kent, CT3 4HT.
Sale DateWed 28 Jun 2017
Sale Price£210,000
Type of PropertySemi-Detached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address6 The Firs, , Kent, CT3 4HT.
Sale DateMon 16 Mar 2015
Sale Price£135,000
Type of PropertySemi-Detached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address1 The Firs, , Kent, CT3 4HT.
Sale DateWed 03 Jun 2015
Sale Price£125,000
Type of PropertySemi-Detached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold

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: Sturry Ward
Parish: Unparished area
Ceremonial County: Kent
County Council: Council

Nearest Car Parks

Sturry Station Car Park
Island Road, Canterbury, Kent
Canterbury
CT2 0ED
Distance: 1.92 km (click for directions)
Part Time staffing, CCTV monitored. Rail users & Blue badge holders park free.
Telephone: 08450002222
Operated by: Southeastern
School Lane Car Park
School Lane, Herne Bay, Kent
Herne Bay
CT6 7AR
Distance: 2.73 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01227862000
Operated by: Canterbury City Council
Sturry Road Car Park
Sturry Road, Canterbury, Kent
Canterbury
CT1 1AD
Distance: 2.75 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
High Street Car Park
St Mary's Meadow, Wingham, Kent
Wingham
CT3 1DF
Distance: 3.71 km (click for directions)
Free Parking
Telephone: 01304872459
Operated by: Dover District Council
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Nearest Schools

Water Meadows Primary School
Distance: 0.12 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 25/04/2019)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 83
Address: Water Meadows Primary School, Shaftesbury Road, Hersden, CT3 4HS
Head: Mr Ben Martin ()
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Firs to Water Meadows Primary School
Spires Academy
Distance: 0.57 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
Directions from The Firs to Spires Academy
Hoath Primary School
Distance: 1.44 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 14/06/2013)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 85
Address: Hoath Primary School, School Lane, Hoath, CT3 4LA
Head: Mrs A Noake (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Firs to Hoath Primary School
Sturry Church of England Primary School
Distance: 1.59 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
Directions from The Firs to Sturry Church of England Primary School

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: 3.54 (miles)
Directions from The Firs to St Martin's Hospital
Queen Victoria Memorial Hospital
Address: King Edward Avenue, Herne Bay, CT6 6EB,
NHS Sector
Kent Community Health NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01227 594700
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 3.75 (miles)
Directions from The Firs to Queen Victoria Memorial 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: 4.62 (miles)
Directions from The Firs 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: 4.62 (miles)
Directions from The Firs to Spencer Private Hospitals, Canterbury

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near The Firs

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in The Firs
1.97 High Street (dental Surgery) 43 High Street, Sturry CT2 0BD
3.69 Wingham Dental Practice 66 High Street, Wingham CT3 1AA
3.82 Reculver Road (dental Surgery) 143 Reculver Road CT6 6PD
3.90 St Stephens Dental Practice 4 Hales Drive CT2 7AB
3.91 Dental Surgery 67 Canterbury Road CT6 5DE

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near The Firs

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near
0.13 Hersden Surgery The Surgery, St. Albans Road, Hersden CT3 4EX
1.51 Sturry Surgery 53 Island Road, Sturry CT2 0EF tel:01227 710372
2.82 Littlebourne Surgery 12 Nargate Street, Littlebourne CT3 1UH
2.84 Sigurdsson Herne & Broomfield Surgery, 38 Broomfield Road, Broomfield CT6 7LY
3.61 Ariyaratnam 2 Northcourt Road, Wingham CT3 1BN tel:01227 720205

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near The Firs

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near
1.97 Sturry Pharmacy 8 High Street, Sturry CT2 0BD tel:01227 710451
2.84 Delmergate Limited 38 Broomfield Road, Broomfield CT6 7LY tel:01227 366042
3.25 Asda Pharmacy Sturry Road CT1 1DG tel:01227 378890
3.77 Delmergate Limited 269 Reculver Road, Beltinge CT6 6SR
3.82 Delmergate Limited 145 Reculver Road, Beltinge CT6 6PD tel:01227 372185

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near The Firs

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near The Firs
3.25 4182 Canterbury Asda Stores Ltd, Sturry Road CT1 1DG
3.31 Herne Bay Specsavers Limited 6 The Boulevard, Altira Business Park CT6 6GZ
3.88 The Acuity Partnership 7 Burlington Drive, Beltinge CT6 6PG
4.14 Rayner Opticians (herne Bay) 161 Mortimer Street CT6 5HE
4.16 Scrivens Opticians (herne Bay) 108 Mortimer Street CT6 5EB

Nearest Libraries

Sturry Library
Chafy Crescent, Sturry, Canterbury, CT20BA
Telephone: 01227 711479
Distance: 1.97 Miles
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Directions from The Firs to Sturry Library
Greenhill Library
Greenhill Road, Greenhill, Herne Bay, CT67PN
Telephone: 01227 374 288
Distance: 3.92 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from The Firs to Greenhill Library
Herne Bay Library
124 High Street, Herne Bay, CT65JY
Telephone: 08458 247200
Distance: 4.16 Miles
Visit Website
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Canterbury Library - Temporary Location
35 Pound Lane, Canterbury, CT12BZ
Telephone: 08458 247200
Distance: 4.22 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from The Firs to Canterbury Library - Temporary Location

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Sturry Station is 1.93 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 The Firs 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 3.84 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 The Firs 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

Herne Bay Station is 3.91 miles away.

Address: Herne Bay station, The Circus, Herne Bay, Kent, CT6 8PJ

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

Herne Bay Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from The Firs to Herne Bay Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Ashford International01:34:00
Birchington-on-sea00:09:00
Broadstairs00:22:00
Bromley South01:17:00
Chatham00:42:30
Chestfield & Swalecliffe00:04:00
Deal00:46:00
Dover Priory01:04:00
Dumpton Park00:25:30
Ebbsfleet International01:07:00
Faversham00:16:00
Folkestone Central01:15:00
Folkestone West01:17:00
Gillingham (Kent)00:38:00
Gravesend01:00:00
London St Pancras International01:26:00
London Victoria01:39:00
Longfield01:04:00
Margate00:16:00
Martin Mill00:54:00
Meopham01:00:00
Rainham (Kent)00:32:00
Ramsgate00:28:00
Rochester00:46:30
Sandwich00:40:00
Sittingbourne00:25:00
Stratford International01:19:00
Strood (Kent)00:49:00
Walmer00:49:00
Westgate-on-Sea00:12:00
Whitstable00:07:00

Canterbury West Station is 4.26 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 The Firs 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

Nearest Airports

Kent International Airport is 8.78 miles away Directions from The Firs to Kent International Airport
London Southend Airport is 26.41 miles away Directions from The Firs to London Southend Airport
Lydd London Ashford Airport is 26.77 miles away Directions from The Firs to Lydd London Ashford Airport
Biggin Hill Airport is 48.71 miles away Directions from The Firs to Biggin Hill Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Ramsgate Ferry Terminal is 10.96 miles away

Directions from The Firs to Ramsgate Ferry Terminal

Dover Eastern Docks Ferry Terminal is 14.89 miles away

Directions from The Firs to Dover Eastern Docks Ferry Terminal

Folkestone Eurotunnel Terminal is 15.19 miles away

Directions from The Firs to Folkestone Eurotunnel Terminal

Dover Western Docks Ferry Terminal is 15.21 miles away

Directions from The Firs to Dover Western Docks Ferry Terminal

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

The Firs is approximately 4.51 miles from the A2

Junction: M2 J7/A2(T)/A2/A299 - 10.22 Miles Away

Directions from The Firs to M2 J7/A2(T)/A2/A299

Junction: M2 J6/A251 - 11.82 Miles Away

Directions from The Firs to M2 J6/A251

Junction: M20 J13/A20(T)/A259/A2034 - 15.16 Miles Away

Directions from The Firs to M20 J13/A20(T)/A259/A2034

Junction: M20 J12/A20/B2064 - 15.47 Miles Away

Directions from The Firs to M20 J12/A20/B2064

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Wildwood
Wildlife
Distance: 2.23 (miles)
Directions from The Firs to Wildwood
Attraction Name: St Martin's Church
Places of Worship
Distance: 3.86 (miles)
Directions from The Firs to St Martin's Church
Attraction Name: St Augustine's Abbey
Historic Properties
Distance: 4.04 (miles)
Directions from The Firs to St Augustine's Abbey
Attraction Name: Canterbury Cathedral
Places of Worship
Distance: 4.16 (miles)
Directions from The Firs to Canterbury Cathedral
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