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Dorchester Close in Dunstable LU5 4HJ

Dorchester Close is a Street in the Bedfordshire town of Dunstable with the postcode of LU5 4HJ and measures approximately 103 metres long.

The average house in Dorchester Close sells for £295,000.00

There are 24 other streets named Dorchester Close in Great Britain.

Dorchester Close is within the area of Central Bedfordshire Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax and the local parish council is Dunstable.

Dorchester Close has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 35100524 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of Dorchester Close is roughly 141.23 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 141.80 and the lowest point being 140.30. A change of 1.50 metres.

Average House Prices for Dorchester Close
YearSalesAverage House Price
20161£295,000.

Dorchester Close is located within the county of Bedfordshire which is in the East of England region of the UK. 32.14 miles North West from the centre of London, 4.6 miles West from the centre of Luton, 12.24 miles North West from the centre of St Albans and 13.44 miles North East from the centre of Aylesbury.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Dorchester Close, LU5 4HJ

Sunrise04:41
Sunset21:20

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LU5 4HJ

Latest Weather Conditions for Dorchester Close, LU5 4HJ

Observed at Weather Station:Rothamsted 12 June 2021 at 17:00 (8.83 miles away)
Current Weather:Clear night
Temperature and Humidity:21.4°C (50.1%)
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Budget Hotels near Dorchester Close Dunstable

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Holiday Inn Express Dunstable
Address:Vinci Site, London Road
Telephone: Learn More
1.28
2: Name:Premier Inn Dunstable Luton
Address:350 Luton Road
Telephone: Learn More
1.33
3: Name:Travelodge Luton
Address:641 Dunstable Rd, Luton, LU4 8RQ
Telephone:0871 984 6355 Learn More
2.23
4: Name:Premier Inn Dunstable South A5
Address:Watling Street
Telephone: Learn More
2.73
5: Name:Travelodge Toddington M1 Southbound
Address:Moto Service Area, M1, Toddington, Dunstable, LU5 6HR
Telephone:0871 984 6214 Learn More
4.18
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Mortgage Calculator for the Lowest Priced Property on Dorchester Close
Total Price of Property£295,000
Minimum Deposit£14,750.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£860.42
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£1,476.84
Mortgage Calculator for the Highest Priced Property on Dorchester Close
Total Price of Property£295,000
Minimum Deposit£14,750.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£860.42
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£1,476.84
Mortgage Calculator for the Average Priced Property on Dorchester Close
Total Price of Property£295,000
Minimum Deposit£14,750.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£860.42
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£1,476.84
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Dorchester Close above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
141.23140.30141.801.50

Frequently asked Questions for Dorchester Close

What Council (Local Authority) is Dorchester Close in?

Dorchester Close is located within the local authority area of Central Bedfordshire Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Dorchester Close in?

Dorchester Close is located within the area of Dunstable Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is Dorchester Close in?

Dorchester Close is located within the ward of Dunstable-Icknield.

What County is Dorchester Close in?

Dorchester Close is located within the ceremonial county of Bedfordshire.

What Constituency is Dorchester Close in?

Dorchester Close is located within the constituency of South West Bedfordshire.

What Part of the UK is Dorchester Close in?

Dorchester Close is located within the East of England region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Dorchester Close in?

Dorchester Close is located within the Central Bedfordshire Council area.

What Police Force area is Dorchester Close in?

Dorchester Close is located within the Bedfordshire Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for Dorchester Close

2 Dorchester Close, Dunstable, LU5 4HJ, 28 Dorchester Close, Dunstable, Dunstable, LU5 4HJ,

Roads that have a Junction with Dorchester Close

Road NameJunction Type
Kingscroft Avenuejunction
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Location Details

Dorchester Close
Map showing the location of Dorchester Close
Latitude51.888276
Longitude-0.519356
OS Easting (X):501887
OS Northing (Y):222164
OS Grid Reference:TL019222

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Dorchester Close

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00088686
ONS Area NameDelayed Retirement
Average Age38.19
Area Population1936.00
Male Population970.00 (50%)
Female Population966.00 (50%)
Benefit Claimants23 (1%)
LSOA Code:E01017570
LSOA Name:Central Bedfordshire 029E
SOA Code:3d
SOA Name:Households in terraces and flats
MSOA Code:E02003647
MSOA Name:Central Bedfordshire 029
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Nearest Supermarkets

Asda Dunstable
Court Drive, Dunstable, LU5 4JD
01582 697000
Distance: 0.06 Miles
Directions from Dorchester Close to Asda Dunstable
Iceland Dunstable
66 High Street North, Dunstable, Bedfordshire, LU6 1LE
01582606722
Distance: 0.17 Miles
Directions from Dorchester Close to Iceland Dunstable
Sainsburys Dunstable
2-8 Luton Road, Dunstable, England, LU5 4RF
01582 477082
Distance: 0.3 Miles
Directions from Dorchester Close to Sainsburys Dunstable
Tesco Dunstable High St Esso Express
High St North, Dunstable, LU6 1LW
0345 026 9890
Distance: 0.5 Miles
Directions from Dorchester Close to Tesco Dunstable High St Esso Express

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01582 - Luton
Area Code: 01525 - Leighton Buzzard

 Broadband Information

Speed Average Speed Median Speed Maximum Speed Next-generation access (NGA) Number of Connections
Greater than 2 Mbps >=30 19 >=30 Y 17

 Recent House Sales in Dorchester Close

Address2 Dorchester Close, Central Bedfordshire, LU5 4HJ.
Sale DateWed 22 Jun 2016
Sale Price£295,000
Type of PropertySemi-Detached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Central Bedfordshire Council
Visit the Council's Website
Central Bedfordshire Council, Priory House, Monks Walk, Chicksands, Bedfordshire, SG17 5TQ
Send email
Telephone Number: 0300 300 8000
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of South West Bedfordshire
The Member of Parliament is Andrew Selous
Details for the MP Andrew Selous on parliament.uk
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In the 2019 General Election Andrew Selous won with a majority of 18,583 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 79,926
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Dunstable-Icknield Ward
Parish: Dunstable Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Bedfordshire

Nearest Car Parks

Quadrant Car Park
Vernon Place, Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Dunstable
LU5 4RH
Distance: 0.08 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
Asda Car Park
Court Drive, Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Dunstable
LU5 4JD
Distance: 0.12 km (click for directions)
Pay and Display. Refunds for Asda customers.
Telephone: 01582697000
Operated by: Asda
Priory Gardens Car Park
Church Close, Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Dunstable
LU5 2RU
Distance: 0.15 km (click for directions)
Blue Badge holders can park free in designated bays.
Telephone: 03003008005
Operated by: Central Bedfordshire Council
Dunstable Leisure Centre Car Park
Court Drive, Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Dunstable
LU5 4JD
Distance: 0.15 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 03003008005
Operated by: Central Bedfordshire Council
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Nearest Schools

Central Bedfordshire College
Distance: 0.17 Miles
Phase: 16 plus
Address: Central Bedfordshire College, Kingsway, LU5 4HG
Head: Mr Ali Hadawi (Principal)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Dorchester Close to Central Bedfordshire College
St George's School
Distance: 0.29 Miles
Number of Pupils: 32
Address: St George's School, 28 Priory Road, LU5 4HR
Head: Mr Stuart Compton (Headteacher)
Directions from Dorchester Close to St George's School
Priory Academy
Distance: 0.32 Miles
Phase: All-through
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 18/09/2017)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 699
Address: Priory Academy, Britain Street, LU5 4JA
Head: Mrs Mahnaz Smith (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Dorchester Close to Priory Academy
Dunstable Icknield Lower School
Distance: 0.4 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 15/06/2011)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 338
Address: Dunstable Icknield Lower School, Burr Street, LU6 3AG
Head: Mrs Glynn Stirling (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Dorchester Close to Dunstable Icknield Lower School

Nearest Hospitals

Luton and Dunstable Hospital
Address: Lewsey Road, Luton, LU4 0DZ,
NHS Sector
Luton and Dunstable University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01582 491166
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 1.96 (miles)
Directions from Dorchester Close to Luton and Dunstable Hospital
Spire Harpenden Hospital
Address: Spire Harpenden Hospital, Ambrose Lane, Harpenden,
Independent Sector
Spire Healthcare
Telephone: 01582 763191
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 7.96 (miles)
Directions from Dorchester Close to Spire Harpenden Hospital
Harpenden Memorial Hospital
Address: Carlton Road, Harpenden, AL5 4TA,
Independent Sector
Luton and Dunstable University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Distance: 8.56 (miles)
Directions from Dorchester Close to Harpenden Memorial Hospital
Steppingley Hospital
Address: Ampthill Road, Steppingley, Bedford, MK45 1AB,
Independent Sector
East London NHS Foundation Trust
Distance: 8.57 (miles)
Directions from Dorchester Close to Steppingley Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Dorchester Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Dorchester Close
0.18 Dunstable Health Centre Priory Gardens LU6 3SU
0.24 Dunstable Dental Practice 85 High Street North LU6 1JJ
0.35 Dunstable Dental Centre 118 High Street South LU6 3HJ
0.36 Dental Surgery 1a Friars Walk LU6 3JA
0.38 Darrell House 85 West Street LU6 1SE

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Dorchester Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near Dorchester Close
0.11 Kingsbury Court Surgery Church Street LU5 4RS tel:01582 663218
0.15 Eastgate Surgery Eastgate House, 28-34 Church Street LU5 4RU tel:01582 670050
0.18 Priory Gardens Surgery The Health Centre, Priory Gardens LU6 3SU tel:01582 699622
0.37 West Street Surgery 89 West Street LU6 1SF tel:01582 664401
0.47 Kirby Road Surgery 58 Kirby Road LU6 3JH tel:01582 609121

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Dorchester Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near Dorchester Close
0.09 Jhoots Pharmacy 7-11 Broadwalk, Quadrant Shopping Centre LU5 4RH tel:01582 661149
0.09 Boots Pharmacy 36-40 Broadwalk LU5 4RH tel:01582 663351
0.20 Herington (chemists) Ltd 7 High Street South LU6 3RZ tel:01582 663651
0.21 West Street Pharmacy 8-10 West Street LU6 1SX tel:01582 699854
0.22 Asda Pharmacy Court Drive LU5 4JD tel:01582 697021

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Dorchester Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Dorchester Close
0.09 Boots Opticians (dunstable) 42 Broadwalk, Quadrant Centre LU5 4RH
0.09 Specsavers (dunstable) 17-19 Broadwalk South, Quadrant Shopping Centre LU5 4RH
0.13 Dunstable Eye Centre 5a Queensway Parade LU5 4DW
0.14 Allders Opticians (dunstable) 42 High Street North LU6 1LA
0.21 Excel Vision Ltd 5 Ashton Square LU6 3SN

Nearest Libraries

Dunstable Library
Vernon Place, Dunstable, LU54HA
Telephone:
Distance: 0.09 Miles
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Directions from Dorchester Close to Dunstable Library
Houghton Regis Library
Bedford Sq, Houghton Regis, LU55ES
Telephone: 3003008058
Distance: 1.17 Miles
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Lewsey Library
Landrace Road, Luton, LU40SW
Telephone: 01582 696 094
Distance: 1.33 Miles
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Sundon Park Library
Hill Rise, Luton, LU33EE
Telephone: 01582 574 573
Distance: 2.98 Miles
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Directions from Dorchester Close to Sundon Park Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Leagrave Station is 2.84 miles away.

Address: Leagrave station, Compton Avenue, Leagrave, Bedfordshire, LU4 9BA

Leagrave is situated on the East Midland Main Line and is managed by Govia Thameslink Railway (Thameslink).

Leagrave Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Dorchester Close to Leagrave Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Balcombe01:40:00
Bedford00:21:00
Brighton02:07:00
Burgess Hill01:52:00
City Thameslink00:48:00
Earlswood (Surrey)01:35:00
East Croydon01:14:00
Farringdon00:48:00
Flitwick00:09:00
Gatwick Airport01:43:00
Harlington (Bedfordshire)00:04:00
Harpenden00:13:00
Hassocks01:56:00
Haywards Heath01:46:00
Horley01:43:00
London Blackfriars00:53:00
London Bridge00:57:00
London St Pancras International00:44:00
Luton00:05:00
Luton Airport Parkway00:08:00
Norwood Junction01:08:30
Preston Park02:02:00
Purley01:22:00
Redhill01:33:00
Salfords (Surrey)01:39:00
St Albans City00:19:00
Three Bridges01:44:00
West Hampstead Thameslink00:35:00
Wivelsfield01:50:00

Luton Station is 4.51 miles away.

Address: Luton station, Station Road, Luton, Bedfordshire, LU1 2LT

Luton is situated on the East Midland Main Line and is managed by Govia Thameslink Railway (Thameslink).

Luton Station is staffed on a full time basis.

Directions from Dorchester Close to Luton Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Bedford00:20:00
Brighton02:02:00
Burgess Hill01:48:00
City Thameslink00:43:00
Cricklewood00:36:00
Earlswood (Surrey)01:30:00
East Croydon01:09:00
Elstree & Borehamwood00:24:00
Farringdon00:44:00
Flitwick00:12:00
Gatwick Airport01:38:00
Harlington (Bedfordshire)00:08:00
Harpenden00:08:00
Hassocks01:52:00
Haywards Heath01:42:00
Horley01:39:00
Leagrave00:04:00
London Blackfriars00:49:00
London Bridge00:53:00
London St Pancras International00:40:00
Luton Airport Parkway00:03:00
Mill Hill Broadway00:28:00
Norwood Junction01:04:00
Preston Park01:57:00
Purley01:17:00
Radlett00:20:00
Redhill01:28:00
Salfords (Surrey)01:34:00
St Albans City00:15:00
Three Bridges01:40:00
West Hampstead Thameslink00:31:00
Wivelsfield01:46:00

Harlington (Bedfordshire) Station is 5.20 miles away.

Address: Harlington station, Station Road, Harlington, Bedfordshire, LU5 6LD

Harlington (Bedfordshire) is situated on the East Midland Main Line and is managed by Govia Thameslink Railway (Thameslink).

Harlington (Bedfordshire) Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Dorchester Close to Harlington (Bedfordshire) Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Balcombe01:45:00
Bedford00:17:00
Brighton02:12:00
Burgess Hill01:57:00
City Thameslink00:53:00
Cricklewood00:46:00
Earlswood (Surrey)01:40:00
East Croydon01:19:00
Farringdon00:53:00
Flitwick00:04:00
Gatwick Airport01:48:00
Harpenden00:18:00
Hassocks02:01:00
Haywards Heath01:52:00
Horley01:48:00
Leagrave00:05:00
London Blackfriars00:58:00
London Bridge01:02:00
London St Pancras International00:49:00
Luton00:10:00
Luton Airport Parkway00:13:00
Norwood Junction01:13:00
Preston Park02:07:00
Purley01:27:00
Redhill01:38:00
Salfords (Surrey)01:43:30
St Albans City00:24:30
Three Bridges01:52:00
West Hampstead Thameslink00:40:00
Wivelsfield01:55:00

Luton Airport Parkway Station is 5.36 miles away.

Address: Luton Airport Parkway station, Parkway Road, Luton, Bedfordshire, LU1 3JW

Luton Airport Parkway is situated on the East Midland Main Line and is managed by Govia Thameslink Railway (Thameslink).

Luton Airport Parkway Station is staffed on a full time basis.

Directions from Dorchester Close to Luton Airport Parkway Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Bedford00:24:00
Brighton01:59:00
Burgess Hill01:45:00
City Thameslink00:41:00
Cricklewood00:33:00
Earlswood (Surrey)01:27:00
East Croydon01:06:00
Elstree & Borehamwood00:21:00
Farringdon00:42:00
Flitwick00:17:00
Gatwick Airport01:36:00
Harlington (Bedfordshire)00:13:00
Harpenden00:05:00
Hassocks01:49:00
Haywards Heath01:39:00
Horley01:36:00
Leagrave00:08:00
London Blackfriars00:47:00
London Bridge00:50:00
London St Pancras International00:37:00
Luton00:04:00
Mill Hill Broadway00:25:00
Norwood Junction01:01:00
Preston Park01:54:00
Purley01:14:00
Radlett00:17:00
Redhill01:25:00
Salfords (Surrey)01:31:00
St Albans City00:12:00
Three Bridges01:40:00
West Hampstead Thameslink00:28:00
Wivelsfield01:43:00

Nearest Airports

London Luton Airport is 6.09 miles away Directions from Dorchester Close to London Luton Airport
London Heathrow Airport is 28.74 miles away Directions from Dorchester Close to London Heathrow Airport
London Stansted Airport is 33.26 miles away Directions from Dorchester Close to London Stansted Airport
London Oxford Airport is 34.06 miles away Directions from Dorchester Close to London Oxford Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Richmond St. Helena Pier is 31.03 miles away

Directions from Dorchester Close to Richmond St. Helena Pier

Richmond Landing Stage is 31.16 miles away

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Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Junction: M1 J11/A505 - 2.14 Miles Away

Directions from Dorchester Close to M1 J11/A505

Junction: M1 J10/M1 - 4.73 Miles Away

Directions from Dorchester Close to M1 J10/M1

Junction: M1 J12/A5120 - 4.78 Miles Away

Directions from Dorchester Close to M1 J12/A5120

Junction: M1 J10A/A1081 - 4.87 Miles Away

Directions from Dorchester Close to M1 J10A/A1081

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: ZSL Whipsnade Zoo
Wildlife
Distance: 3.18 (miles)
Directions from Dorchester Close to ZSL Whipsnade Zoo
Attraction Name: Pitstone Windmill
Historic Properties
Distance: 6.12 (miles)
Directions from Dorchester Close to Pitstone Windmill
Attraction Name: Ashridge Estate
Other
Distance: 6.4 (miles)
Directions from Dorchester Close to Ashridge Estate
Attraction Name: Pitstone Green Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 6.54 (miles)
Directions from Dorchester Close to Pitstone Green Museum
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