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Porter Close in Minster ME12 3LS

Porter Close is a Street in the Kent town of Minster with the postcode of ME12 3LS and measures approximately 49 metres long.

The average house in Porter Close sells for £240,000.00

There are 14 other streets named Porter Close in Great Britain.

Porter 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.

Porter Close has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 39001618 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of Porter Close is roughly 5.60 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 5.60 and the lowest point being 5.60. A change of 0.00 metres.

Average House Prices for Porter Close
YearSalesAverage House Price
20161£240,000.

Porter Close is located within the county of Kent which is in the South East (England) region of the UK. 39.29 miles East from the centre of London, 15.49 miles North East from the centre of Maidstone, 15.89 miles North West from the centre of Canterbury and 25.71 miles South East from the centre of Chelmsford.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Porter Close, ME12 3LS

Sunrise07:24
Sunset17:59

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ME12 3LS

Latest Weather Conditions for Porter Close, ME12 3LS

Observed at Weather Station:Shoeburyness 17 October 2021 at 07:00 (9.41 miles away)
Current Weather:Sunny day
Temperature and Humidity:12.0°C (94.2%)
Wind Direction and Speed:SSW (7 mph)
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Budget Hotels near Porter Close Minster

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Premier Inn Sittingbourne Kent
Address:Bobbing Corner
Telephone: Learn More
6.03
2: Name:Premier Inn Southend-On-Sea - Thorpe Bay
Address:213 Eastern Esplanada
Telephone: Learn More
7.94
3: Name:Premier Inn Southend on Sea - Eastern Esplanade
Address:Eastern Esplanade
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4: Name:Travelodge Southend on Sea
Address:33 Chichester Rd, Southend-on-Sea, SS1 2JY
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5: Name:Premier Inn Rainham Kent
Address:High Street
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9.02

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Mortgage Calculator for the Lowest Priced Property on Porter Close
Total Price of Property£240,000
Minimum Deposit£12,000.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£700.00
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£1,201.50
Mortgage Calculator for the Highest Priced Property on Porter Close
Total Price of Property£240,000
Minimum Deposit£12,000.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£700.00
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£1,201.50
Mortgage Calculator for the Average Priced Property on Porter Close
Total Price of Property£240,000
Minimum Deposit£12,000.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£700.00
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£1,201.50

Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Porter Close above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
5.605.605.600.00

Frequently asked Questions for Porter Close

What Council (Local Authority) is Porter Close in?

Porter Close is located within the local authority area of Swale Borough Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Porter Close in?

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

What Electoral Ward is Porter Close in?

Porter Close is located within the ward of Sheppey Central.

What County is Porter Close in?

Porter Close is located within the ceremonial county of Kent.

What Constituency is Porter Close in?

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

What Part of the UK is Porter Close in?

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

What County Council area is Porter Close in?

Porter Close is located within the Kent Council area.

What Police Force area is Porter Close in?

Porter Close is located within the Kent Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for Porter Close

1 Porter Close, Sheerness, Minster On Sea, ME12 3LS, 3 Porter Close, Sheerness, Minster On Sea, ME12 3LS,

Roads that have a Junction with Porter Close

Road NameRoad NumberJunction Type
Minster RoadB2008junction

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Location Details

Porter Close
Map showing the location of Porter Close
Latitude51.419755
Longitude0.793232
OS Easting (X):594190
OS Northing (Y):172727
OS Grid Reference:TQ942727

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Porter Close

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00124952
ONS Area NameOlder Workers and Retirement
Average Age43.36
Area Population1449.00
Male Population689.00 (48%)
Female Population760.00 (52%)
Benefit Claimants20 (1%)
LSOA Code:E01024619
LSOA Name:Swale 004D
SOA Code:8b
SOA Name:Ageing suburbanites
MSOA Code:E02005118
MSOA Name:Swale 004

Nearest Supermarkets

Iceland Queenborough
UnitR2 Neats Court Ret Pk, Queenborough, Isle of Sheppey, ME11 5JS
01795394304
Distance: 1.66 Miles
Directions from Porter Close to Iceland Queenborough
Iceland Sheerness
Unit 3, 90/102 High Street, Sheerness, ME12 1UB
01795664648
Distance: 1.86 Miles
Directions from Porter Close to Iceland Sheerness
Morrisons Isle Of Sheppey
Neats Court, Isle of Sheppey ME11 5JS
01795 334210
Distance: 2.04 Miles
Directions from Porter Close to Morrisons Isle Of Sheppey
Tesco Sheerness Superstore
Bridge Rd, Sheerness, ME12 1RH
0345 677 9619
Distance: 2.15 Miles
Directions from Porter Close to Tesco Sheerness Superstore

 Telephone Information

Dialling CodeTelephone ExchangeTelephone CabinetFibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises
01795MINSTER SHEPPEY - NDMSHP6FTTC

 Broadband Information

Speed Average Speed Median Speed Maximum Speed Next-generation access (NGA) Number of Connections
Greater than 2 Mbps 11.1 11.6 15.8 Y 5

 Recent House Sales in Porter Close

Address1 Porter Close, , Kent, ME12 3LS.
Sale DateTue 09 Feb 2016
Sale Price£240,000
Type of PropertyTerraced
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Swale Borough Council
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 Car Parks

Halfway Car Park
Minster Road, Halfway, Kent
Halfway
ME12 3JF
Distance: 0.70 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01795417850
Operated by: Swale Borough Council
Minster Abbey Car Park
Union Road, Minster, Kent
Minster
ME12 3SZ
Distance: 0.83 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01795417850
Operated by: Swale Borough Council
Seathorpe Avenue Car Park
Seathorpe Avenue, Minster, Kent
Minster
ME12 2LU
Distance: 0.97 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01795417850
Operated by: Swale Borough Council
Little Oyster Car Park
Seaside Avenue, Minster, Kent
Minster
ME12 2NJ
Distance: 0.99 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01795417850
Operated by: Swale Borough Council

Nearest Schools

Elliott Park School
Distance: 0.32 Miles
Number of Pupils: 63
Address: Elliott Park School, 18-20 Marina Drive, Minster-on-Sea, ME12 2DP
Head: Mrs Colleen Hiller (Headteacher)
Directions from Porter Close to Elliott Park School
Oasis Academy Isle of Sheppey
Distance: 0.41 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 Porter Close to Oasis Academy Isle of Sheppey
Thistle Hill Academy
Distance: 0.45 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 Porter Close to Thistle Hill Academy
Halfway Houses Primary School
Distance: 0.68 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 21/05/2015)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 546
Address: Halfway Houses Primary School, Danley Road, ME12 3AP
Head: Mr Ryan Driver (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Porter Close to Halfway Houses 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: 0.3 (miles)
Directions from Porter 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: 0.3 (miles)
Directions from Porter 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: 6.37 (miles)
Directions from Porter 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: 8.34 (miles)
Directions from Porter Close to Faversham Cottage Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Porter Close

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

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Porter Close

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

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Porter Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near Porter Close
0.21 Minster Pharmacy 13-15 Trafalgar Parade, The Broadway, Minster On Sea ME12 2RW tel:01795 875531
0.30 Sheppey Hospital Pharmacy Plover Road, Minster On Sea ME12 3LT tel:01795 875541
1.75 Delmergate Limited 57 St. Georges Avenue ME12 1QU tel:01795 665246
1.86 Fenns Chemist 38 Broadway ME12 1TP tel:01795 664601
1.88 Mistrys Chemists Wood Street ME12 1UA tel:01795 662683

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Porter Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Porter Close
0.77 Jacksons Opticians 3 Southdown Road, Minster On Sea ME12 3BE
1.33 Emerald Optics (sheerness) 2 Elm Lane, Minster On Sea ME12 3SQ
1.91 W & K Pope (sheerness) 83 High Street ME12 1TX
1.92 John Frewin Opticians - Sheerness 7 Broadway ME12 1AB
1.92 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: 0.47 Miles
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Directions from Porter Close to Minster-in-Sheppey Library
Queenborough Library
Railway Terrace, Queenborough, Sheppey, ME115AY
Telephone: 01795 663 695
Distance: 1.99 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Porter Close to Queenborough Library
Sheerness Library
Sheerness Gateway, 38 High Street , Sheerness, ME121NL
Telephone: 01795 662618
Distance: 1.99 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Porter Close to Sheerness Library
Grain Library
The Chapel, Chapel Road, Rochester, ME30BZ
Telephone: 01634 338727
Distance: 4.19 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Porter Close to Grain Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Queenborough Station is 1.90 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 Porter Close to Queenborough Rail Station

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

Sheerness-on-Sea Station is 2.10 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 Porter Close to Sheerness-on-Sea Rail Station

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

Swale Station is 2.90 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 Porter Close to Swale Rail Station

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

Kemsley Station is 4.68 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 Porter 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 11.01 miles away Directions from Porter Close to London Southend Airport
Kent International Airport is 24.88 miles away Directions from Porter Close to Kent International Airport
London City Airport is 32.53 miles away Directions from Porter Close to London City Airport
Lydd London Ashford Airport is 32.72 miles away Directions from Porter Close to Lydd London Ashford Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Wallasea Island Ferry Landing is 14.05 miles away

Directions from Porter Close to Wallasea Island Ferry Landing

Burnham on Crouch Ferry Landing is 14.18 miles away

Directions from Porter Close to Burnham on Crouch Ferry Landing

Gravesend Pier is 18.39 miles away

Directions from Porter Close to Gravesend Pier

Tilbury Ferry Terminal is 18.52 miles away

Directions from Porter Close to Tilbury Ferry Terminal

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Junction: M2 J5/A249(T)/A249 - 8.39 Miles Away

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

Junction: M2 J6/A251 - 9.2 Miles Away

Directions from Porter Close to M2 J6/A251

Junction: M2 J7/A2(T)/A2/A299 - 9.96 Miles Away

Directions from Porter Close to M2 J7/A2(T)/A2/A299

Junction: M2 J4/A278 - 10.7 Miles Away

Directions from Porter Close to M2 J4/A278

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Minster Gatehouse
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 0.8 (miles)
Directions from Porter Close to Minster Gatehouse
Attraction Name: Sittingbourne's Steam Railway
Railways
Distance: 5.77 (miles)
Directions from Porter Close to Sittingbourne's Steam Railway
Attraction Name: Oare Marshes
Wildlife
Distance: 6.77 (miles)
Directions from Porter Close to Oare Marshes
Attraction Name: South Swale Nature Reserve
Wildlife
Distance: 6.77 (miles)
Directions from Porter Close to South Swale Nature Reserve