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Orchid Close Minster ME12 3HH

Orchid Close is a Street in the town of Minster with the postcode of ME12 3HH which measures approximately 67 metres long.

Orchid Close is within the area of Swale 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 Minster-on-Sea.

Orchid Close has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 39002067 in the National Street Gazetteer.

Orchid Close is located within the county of Kent which is in the South East (England) region of the UK. 39.37 miles East from the centre of London, 15.12 miles North East from the centre of Maidstone, 15.56 miles North West from the centre of Canterbury and 26.18 miles South East from the centre of Chelmsford.

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ME12 3HH
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Sunset and Sunrise times for Orchid Close, ME12 3HH

Sunrise07:39
Sunset15:51

Latest Weather Conditions for Orchid Close, ME12 3HH

Observed at Weather Station:Shoeburyness 1 December 2021 at 10:00 (9.97 miles away)
Current Weather:Cloudy
Temperature and Humidity:8.3°C (78.6%)
Wind Direction and Speed:WNW (18 mph)
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Location Details

Orchid Close
Map showing the location of Orchid Close
Latitude51.411576
Longitude0.792946
OS Easting (X):594205
OS Northing (Y):171817
OS Grid Reference:TQ942718

Frequently asked Questions for Orchid Close

What Council (Local Authority) is Orchid Close in?

Orchid Close is located within the local authority area of Swale Council which is a District Council.

What Parish Council is Orchid Close in?

Orchid Close is located within the area of Minster-on-Sea Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is Orchid Close in?

Orchid Close is located within the ward of Sheppey Central.

What County is Orchid Close in?

Orchid Close is located within the ceremonial county of Kent.

What Constituency is Orchid Close in?

Orchid Close is located within the constituency of Sittingbourne and Sheppey.

What Part of the UK is Orchid Close in?

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

What County Council area is Orchid Close in?

Orchid Close is located within the Kent Council area.

What Police Force area is Orchid Close in?

Orchid Close is located within the Kent Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for Orchid Close

1, Orchid Close, Minster On Sea, Sheerness, Kent, ME12 3HH, (Semi-detached)10, Orchid Close, Minster On Sea, Sheerness, Kent, ME12 3HH, (Semi-detached)
1, Orchid Close, Minster On Sea, Sheerness, Kent, ME12 3HH, (Semi-detached), (First sold in 2000)11, Orchid Close, Minster On Sea, Sheerness, Kent, ME12 3HH, (Terraced)
2, Orchid Close, Minster On Sea, Sheerness, Kent, ME12 3HH, (Detached), (First sold in 1998)11, Orchid Close, Minster On Sea, Sheerness, Kent, ME12 3HH, (Terraced), (First sold in 2000)
3, Orchid Close, Minster On Sea, Sheerness, Kent, ME12 3HH, (Detached)12, Orchid Close, Minster On Sea, Sheerness, Kent, ME12 3HH, (Detached)
3, Orchid Close, Minster On Sea, Sheerness, Kent, ME12 3HH, (Semi-detached)12, Orchid Close, Minster On Sea, Sheerness, Kent, ME12 3HH, (Detached), (First sold in 2000)
3, Orchid Close, Minster On Sea, Sheerness, Kent, ME12 3HH, (Semi-detached), (First sold in 2000)13, Orchid Close, Minster On Sea, Sheerness, Kent, ME12 3HH, (Terraced)
4, Orchid Close, Minster On Sea, Sheerness, Kent, ME12 3HH, (Terraced)13, Orchid Close, Minster On Sea, Sheerness, Kent, ME12 3HH, (Terraced), (First sold in 2000)
4, Orchid Close, Minster On Sea, Sheerness, Kent, ME12 3HH, (Terraced), (First sold in 1999)14, Orchid Close, Minster On Sea, Sheerness, Kent, ME12 3HH, (Terraced)
5, Orchid Close, Minster On Sea, Sheerness, Kent, ME12 3HH, (Terraced)14, Orchid Close, Minster On Sea, Sheerness, Kent, ME12 3HH, (Terraced), (First sold in 1999)
5, Orchid Close, Minster On Sea, Sheerness, Kent, ME12 3HH, (Terraced), (First sold in 2000)15, Orchid Close, Minster On Sea, Sheerness, Kent, ME12 3HH, (Terraced)
6, Orchid Close, Minster On Sea, Sheerness, Kent, ME12 3HH, (Terraced), (First sold in 1999)15, Orchid Close, Minster On Sea, Sheerness, Kent, ME12 3HH, (Terraced), (First sold in 1999)
7, Orchid Close, Minster On Sea, Sheerness, Kent, ME12 3HH, (Terraced)16, Orchid Close, Minster On Sea, Sheerness, Kent, ME12 3HH, (Detached)
7, Orchid Close, Minster On Sea, Sheerness, Kent, ME12 3HH, (Terraced), (First sold in 2000)16, Orchid Close, Minster On Sea, Sheerness, Kent, ME12 3HH, (Detached), (First sold in 1999)
8, Orchid Close, Minster On Sea, Sheerness, Kent, ME12 3HH, (Terraced)18, Orchid Close, Minster On Sea, Sheerness, Kent, ME12 3HH, (Detached)
9, Orchid Close, Minster On Sea, Sheerness, Kent, ME12 3HH, (Detached)18, Orchid Close, Minster On Sea, Sheerness, Kent, ME12 3HH, (Detached), (First sold in 2000)
9, Orchid Close, Minster On Sea, Sheerness, Kent, ME12 3HH, (Detached), (First sold in 2000)

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00166810
ONS Area NameWhite Professionals
LSOA Code:E01032654
LSOA Name:Swale 004G
SOA Code:5b
SOA Name:Aspiring urban households
MSOA Code:E02005118
MSOA Name:Swale 004

Nearest Supermarkets

Iceland Queenborough
UnitR2 Neats Court Ret Pk, Queenborough, Isle of Sheppey, ME11 5JS
01795394304
Distance: 1.54 Miles
Directions from Orchid Close to Iceland Queenborough
Morrisons Isle Of Sheppey
Neats Court, Isle of Sheppey ME11 5JS
01795 334210
Distance: 1.87 Miles
Directions from Orchid Close to Morrisons Isle Of Sheppey
Iceland Sheerness
Unit 3, 90/102 High Street, Sheerness, ME12 1UB
01795664648
Distance: 2.29 Miles
Directions from Orchid Close to Iceland Sheerness
Tesco Sheerness Superstore
Bridge Rd, Sheerness, ME12 1RH
0345 677 9619
Distance: 2.58 Miles
Directions from Orchid Close to Tesco Sheerness Superstore

 Telephone Information

Dialling CodeTelephone ExchangeTelephone CabinetFibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises
01795MINSTER SHEPPEY - NDMSHP17FTTC

 Broadband Information

Speed Average Speed Median Speed Maximum Speed Next-generation access (NGA) Number of Connections
Less than 2 Mbps 7.1 5 >=30 Y 15

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Swale
Visit the Council's Website
Swale House, East Street, Sittingbourne, Kent &ME10 3HT
Send email
Telephone Number: 01795 417 850
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Sittingbourne and Sheppey
The Member of Parliament is Gordon Henderson
Details for the MP Gordon Henderson on parliament.uk
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In the 2019 General Election Gordon Henderson won with a majority of 24,479 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 83,917
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Sheppey Central Ward
Parish: Minster-on-Sea Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Kent

Nearest Schools

Thistle Hill Academy
Distance: 0.38 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected 05/07/2018)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 313
Address: Thistle Hill Academy, Aspen Drive, Minster-on-Sea, ME12 3UD
Head: Mrs Annette Bevan (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Orchid Close to Thistle Hill Academy
Oasis Academy Isle of Sheppey
Distance: 0.68 Miles
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected 21/07/2019)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 1405
Address: Oasis Academy Isle of Sheppey, Minster Road, ME12 3JQ
Head: Miss Tina Lee (Principal)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Orchid Close to Oasis Academy Isle of Sheppey
Elliott Park School
Distance: 0.87 Miles
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected )
Number of Pupils: 63
Address: Elliott Park School, 18-20 Marina Drive, Minster-on-Sea, ME12 2DP
Head: Mrs Colleen Hiller (Headteacher)
Directions from Orchid Close to Elliott Park School
Minster in Sheppey Primary School
Distance: 1.01 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 09/01/2013)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 536
Address: Minster in Sheppey Primary School, Brecon Chase, Minster, ME12 2HX
Head: Mrs Michelle Jeffery (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Orchid Close to Minster in Sheppey Primary School

Nearest Hospitals

Sheppey Community Hospital
Address: Plover Road, Minster On Sea, Sheerness, ME12 3LT,
NHS Sector
Kent Community Health NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01795 879100
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 0.26 (miles)
Directions from Orchid Close to Sheppey Community Hospital
Dmc Community Dermatology Service - Swale CCG (Sheppey Community Hospital)
Address: Sheppey Community Hospital, Plover Road, Minster-on-Sea, Sheerness, ME12 3LT,
NHS Sector
Dmc Community Outpatient Services
Telephone: 2076351012
Distance: 0.26 (miles)
Directions from Orchid Close to Dmc Community Dermatology Service - Swale CCG (Sheppey Community Hospital)
Sittingbourne Memorial Hospital
Address: Bell Road, Sittingbourne, ME10 4DT,
NHS Sector
Kent Community Health NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01795 418300
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 5.85 (miles)
Directions from Orchid Close to Sittingbourne Memorial Hospital
Faversham Cottage Hospital
Address: Stone Street, Faversham, ME13 8PS,
NHS Sector
Kent Community Health NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01795 562068
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 7.86 (miles)
Directions from Orchid Close to Faversham Cottage Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Orchid Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Orchid Close
0.66 Dental Surgery 6 The Broadway, Minster On Sea ME12 2RN
1.98 Queenborough Dental Clinic 1 Railway Terrace ME11 5AY
2.14 Dr G Biant And Dr Anish Patel Dental Surgery, 218 High Street ME12 1UN
2.36 Colosseum Dental (sheerness) 19 Broadway ME12 1AB
2.43 Dental Surgery 50a High Street ME12 1NL

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Orchid Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near Orchid Close
0.26 Minster Medical Centre Sheppy Community Hospital, Plover Road, Minster On Sea ME12 3LT tel:01795 877714
0.26 Sheppey Nhs Healthcare Centre Sheppy Community Hospital, Plover Road, Minster On Sea ME12 3LT tel:01795 879199
0.26 Minster Medical Centre Plover Road, Minster On Sea ME12 3LT
0.69 Shiva Medical Centre Broadway Minster, Sheppey Shiva Medical Centre, Broadway, Minster ME12 2RL tel:01795 876016
2.04 Dr S Chandran Practice Sheerness Health Centre, 250-262 High Street ME12 1UP tel:01795 585001

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Orchid Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near Orchid Close
0.26 Sheppey Hospital Pharmacy Plover Road, Minster On Sea ME12 3LT tel:01795 875541
0.64 Minster Pharmacy 13-15 Trafalgar Parade, The Broadway, Minster On Sea ME12 2RW tel:01795 875531
1.98 Well Queenborough - Railway Terrace 2 Railway Terrace ME11 5AY
2.15 Delmergate Limited 57 St. Georges Avenue ME12 1QU tel:01795 665246
2.30 Mistrys Chemists Wood Street ME12 1UA tel:01795 662683

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Orchid Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Orchid Close
1.01 Jacksons Opticians 3 Southdown Road, Minster On Sea ME12 3BE
1.42 Emerald Optics (sheerness) 2 Elm Lane, Minster On Sea ME12 3SQ
2.34 W & K Pope (sheerness) 83 High Street ME12 1TX
2.36 John Frewin Opticians - Sheerness 7 Broadway ME12 1AB
2.36 Snk Eyecare Ltd (sheerness) 7 Broadway ME12 1AB

Nearest Libraries

Minster-in-Sheppey Library
Worcester Close, Minster-In-Sheppey, Sheerness, ME123NP
Telephone: 01795 872363
Distance: 0.76 Miles
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Directions from Orchid Close to Minster-in-Sheppey Library
Queenborough Library
Railway Terrace, Queenborough, Sheppey, ME115AY
Telephone: 01795 663 695
Distance: 1.98 Miles
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Directions from Orchid Close to Queenborough Library
Sheerness Library
Sheerness Gateway, 38 High Street , Sheerness, ME121NL
Telephone: 01795 662618
Distance: 2.43 Miles
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Directions from Orchid Close to Sheerness Library
Grain Library
The Chapel, Chapel Road, Rochester, ME30BZ
Telephone: 01634 338727
Distance: 4.54 Miles
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Directions from Orchid Close to Grain Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Queenborough Station is 1.89 miles away.

Address: Queenborough station, Main Road, Queenborough, Kent, ME11 5DB

Queenborough is situated on the Sheerness Line and is managed by Southeastern.

Queenborough Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Orchid Close to Queenborough Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Kemsley00:08:00
Sheerness-on-Sea00:05:00
Sittingbourne00:13:00
Swale00:04:00

Swale Station is 2.51 miles away.

Address: Swale station, Sheppey Way, near Sittingbourne, Kent, ME9 8SS

Swale is situated on the Sheerness Line and is managed by Southeastern.

Swale Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Orchid Close to Swale Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Kemsley00:04:00
Queenborough00:05:00
Sheerness-on-Sea00:10:00
Sittingbourne00:09:00

Sheerness-on-Sea Station is 2.52 miles away.

Address: Sheerness-on-Sea station, Bridge Road, Sheerness-on-Sea, Kent, ME12 1RJ

Sheerness-on-Sea is situated on the Sheerness Line and is managed by Southeastern.

Sheerness-on-Sea Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Orchid Close to Sheerness-on-Sea Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Kemsley00:12:30
Queenborough00:05:00
Sittingbourne00:17:30
Swale00:09:00

Kemsley Station is 4.21 miles away.

Address: Kemsley station, Sheerness Road, Kemsley, Kent, ME10 2ST

Kemsley is situated on the Sheerness Line and is managed by Southeastern.

Kemsley Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Orchid Close to Kemsley Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Queenborough00:09:00
Sheerness-on-Sea00:14:30
Sittingbourne00:05:30
Swale00:04:00

Nearest Airports

London Southend Airport is 11.54 miles away Directions from Orchid Close to London Southend Airport
Kent International Airport is 24.79 miles away Directions from Orchid Close to Kent International Airport
Lydd London Ashford Airport is 32.17 miles away Directions from Orchid Close to Lydd London Ashford Airport
London City Airport is 32.63 miles away Directions from Orchid Close to London City Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Wallasea Island Ferry Landing is 14.61 miles away

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Burnham on Crouch Ferry Landing is 14.74 miles away

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Gravesend Pier is 18.45 miles away

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Tilbury Ferry Terminal is 18.59 miles away

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Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Junction: M2 J5/A249(T)/A249 - 7.98 Miles Away

Directions from Orchid Close to M2 J5/A249(T)/A249

Junction: M2 J6/A251 - 8.7 Miles Away

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Junction: M2 J7/A2(T)/A2/A299 - 9.51 Miles Away

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Junction: M2 J4/A278 - 10.39 Miles Away

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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Minster Gatehouse
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 1.09 (miles)
Directions from Orchid Close to Minster Gatehouse
Attraction Name: Sittingbourne's Steam Railway
Railways
Distance: 5.26 (miles)
Directions from Orchid Close to Sittingbourne's Steam Railway
Attraction Name: Oare Marshes
Wildlife
Distance: 6.34 (miles)
Directions from Orchid Close to Oare Marshes
Attraction Name: South Swale Nature Reserve
Wildlife
Distance: 6.34 (miles)
Directions from Orchid Close to South Swale Nature Reserve