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Porter's Lane in Whitehill

Porter's Lane is a Street in the Kent village of Whitehill and measures approximately 1,541 metres long.

There is only one street named Porter's Lane making it unique in Great Britain.

Porter's Lane 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 Ospringe.

Porter's Lane has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 39000988 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of Porter's Lane is roughly 45.61 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 54.30 and the lowest point being 28.10. A change of 26.20 metres.

Porter's Lane is located within the county of Kent which is in the South East (England) region of the UK. 44.91 miles East from the centre of London, 8.93 miles West from the centre of Canterbury, 15.49 miles East from the centre of Maidstone and 34.98 miles South East from the centre of Chelmsford.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Porter's Lane

Sunrise07:29
Sunset17:52

Latest Weather Conditions for Porter's Lane

Observed at Weather Station:Shoeburyness 19 October 2020 at 23:00 (18.00 miles away)
Current Weather:Overcast
Temperature and Humidity:12.0°C (74.9%)
Wind Direction and Speed:SSE (11 mph)
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Budget Hotels near Porter's Lane Whitehill

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Travelodge Canterbury Dunkirk
Address:A2 Trunk Road, Faversham, ME13 9LN
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Address:A299 Thanet Way, Faversham, ME13 9EL
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Porter's Lane above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
45.6128.1054.3026.20

Frequently asked Questions for Porter's Lane

What Council (Local Authority) is Porter's Lane in?

Porter's Lane is located within the local authority area of Swale Borough Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Porter's Lane in?

Porter's Lane is located within the area of Ospringe Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is Porter's Lane in?

Porter's Lane is located within the ward of East Downs.

What County is Porter's Lane in?

Porter's Lane is located within the ceremonial county of Kent.

What Constituency is Porter's Lane in?

Porter's Lane is located within the constituency of Faversham and Mid Kent.

What Part of the UK is Porter's Lane in?

Porter's Lane is located within the South East (England) region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Porter's Lane in?

Porter's Lane is located within the Kent Council area.

What Police Force area is Porter's Lane in?

Porter's Lane is located within the Kent Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for Porter's Lane

Porters Lane, Faversham, Ospringe, ME13 0DR,

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Location Details

Porter's Lane
Map showing the location of Porter's Lane
Latitude51.295262
Longitude0.878080
OS Easting (X):600631
OS Northing (Y):159116
OS Grid Reference:TR006591

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Porter's Lane

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00124692
ONS Area NameRural Life
Average Age43.40
Area Population1305.00
Male Population669.00 (51%)
Female Population636.00 (49%)
Benefit Claimants4 (0%)
LSOA Code:E01024565
LSOA Name:Swale 016A
SOA Code:2c
SOA Name:Remoter communities
MSOA Code:E02005130
MSOA Name:Swale 016
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Nearest Supermarkets

Morrisons Faversham
North Lane, Faversham ME13 7DY
01795 538986
Distance: 1.56 Miles
Directions from Porter's Lane to Morrisons Faversham
Tesco Faversham Superstore
Crescent Rd, Faversham, ME13 7AS
0345 677 9268
Distance: 1.63 Miles
Directions from Porter's Lane to Tesco Faversham Superstore
Sainsburys Faversham
Bysing Wood Road, Faversham, England, ME13 7UD
01795 458720
Distance: 1.93 Miles
Directions from Porter's Lane to Sainsburys Faversham
Tesco Canterbury Rd Express
1 Canterbury Rd, Sittingbourne, ME10 4SG
0345 610 6358
Distance: 6.36 Miles
Directions from Porter's Lane to Tesco Canterbury Rd Express

 Telephone Information

Dialling CodeTelephone ExchangeTelephone CabinetFibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises
01795FAVERSHAM - NDFAVP24FTTC

 Broadband Information

Speed Average Speed Median Speed Maximum Speed Next-generation access (NGA) Number of Connections
Less than 2 Mbps 2.5 1.9 4.8 N 3

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
The Member of Parliament is Helen Whately
Details for the MP Helen Whately on parliament.uk
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In the 2019 General Election Helen Whately won with a majority of 21,976 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 73,403
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: East Downs Ward
Parish: Ospringe Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Kent
County Council: Kent Council

Nearest Car Parks

Ospringe Street Car Park
Ospringe Street, Faversham, Kent
Faversham
ME13 8TW
Distance: 1.20 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01795417850
Operated by: Swale Borough Council
Faversham Station Car Park
Station Road, Faversham, Kent
Faversham
ME13 8EB
Distance: 1.23 km (click for directions)
Open 24 hours, Monday to Sunday. At weekends and on public holidays prices may differ, check payment machines or on-station information for prices. Parking is free for blue badge customers displaying a valid International Blue Badge.
Telephone: 08456036197
Operated by: Meteor Parking Ltd
Queens Hall Car Park
Forbes Road, Faversham, Kent
Faversham
ME13 8QE
Distance: 1.29 km (click for directions)
10 hours maximum stay
Telephone: 01795417850
Operated by: Swale Borough Council
Central Car Park
Leslie Smith Drive, Faversham, Kent
Faversham
ME13 8PW
Distance: 1.43 km (click for directions)
Maximum stay 4 hours
Telephone: 01795417850
Operated by: Swale Borough Council
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Nearest Schools

Lorenden Preparatory School
Distance: 0.87 Miles
Number of Pupils: 105
Address: Lorenden Preparatory School, Painter's Forstal, ME13 0EN
Head: Mrs Kathy Uttley (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Porter's Lane to Lorenden Preparatory School
The Abbey School
Distance: 0.89 Miles
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 07/06/2013)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 1115
Address: The Abbey School, London Road, ME13 8RZ
Head: Dr Rowland Speller (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Porter's Lane to The Abbey School
Ospringe Church of England Primary School
Distance: 1.07 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 07/12/2012)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 222
Address: Ospringe Church of England Primary School, Water Lane, Ospringe, ME13 8TX
Head: Mrs Amanda Ralph (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Porter's Lane to Ospringe Church of England Primary School
Ethelbert Road Primary School
Distance: 1.09 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 22/10/2014)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 210
Address: Ethelbert Road Primary School, Ethelbert Road, ME13 8SQ
Head: Mrs Michele Kirkbride (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Porter's Lane to Ethelbert Road Primary School

Nearest Hospitals

Faversham Cottage Hospital
Address: Stone Street, Faversham, ME13 8PS,
NHS Sector
Kent Community Health NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01795 562068
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 1.4 (miles)
Directions from Porter's Lane to Faversham Cottage 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: 6.69 (miles)
Directions from Porter's Lane to Sittingbourne Memorial Hospital
Whitstable and Tankerton Hospital
Address: Whitstable and Tankerton Hospital, Northwood Road, Tankerton, Whitstable, CT5 2HN,
NHS Sector
Kent Community Health NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01227 594400
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 8.72 (miles)
Directions from Porter's Lane to Whitstable and Tankerton Hospital
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: 9.08 (miles)
Directions from Porter's Lane to Sheppey Community Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Porter's Lane

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Porter's Lane
1.39 Hillton Dental Surgery Nortide House, Stone Street ME13 8PH
1.44 3 Jubilee Way (dental Practice) Faversham Dental Care, 3 Jubilee Way ME13 8GD
1.44 Dental Surgery - Capital House 1st Floor, Capital House, Jubilee Way ME13 8GD
1.47 Dental Surgery 83a Preston Street ME13 8NU
4.20 Dental Surgery 121 London Road, Teynham ME9 9QJ

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Porter's Lane

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near
1.38 Newton Road Surgery Newton Road ME13 8FH tel:01795 530777
1.42 Faversham Medical Practice The Faversham Health Centre, Bank Street ME13 8QR tel:01795 562011
4.03 Dr Rb Kumar Practice London Road, Teynham ME9 9QL tel:01795 521205
6.04 Dr H Beerstecher Practice Canterbury Road Surgery, 111 Canterbury Road ME10 4JA tel:01795 423300
6.25 Old School Surgery Bolts Hill, Chartham CT4 7JY tel:01227 738282

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Porter's Lane

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near
1.38 Newton Place Pharmacy Newton Place Surgery, Newton Road ME13 8FH tel:01795 597509
1.42 Paydens Pharmacy 14 Cross Lane ME13 8PN tel:01795 532784
1.47 Boots The Chemists 82-83 Preston Street ME13 8NU tel:01795 532173
1.58 Instore Pharmacy Crescent Road ME13 7AS tel:01795 567547
4.03 Greenstreet Pharmacy 105 London Road, Teynham ME9 9QL

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Porter's Lane

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Porter's Lane
1.47 Optima Opticians 4 Jacob Yard, Preston Street ME13 8NS
1.47 Specsavers (faversham) 1 Preston Street ME13 8NS
1.50 John High Opticians - Faversham 8 Market Street ME13 7AA
6.79 John High Opticians - Sittingbourne 73 High Street ME10 4AW
6.79 W And K Pope Opticians 65 High Street ME10 4AW

Nearest Libraries

Faversham Library
Newton Road, Faversham, ME138DY
Telephone: 08458 247200
Distance: 1.45 Miles
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Directions from Porter's Lane to Faversham Library
Boughton-Under-Blean Library
Village Hall, Boughton-under-Blean, Faversham, ME139JF
Telephone: 01228 751860
Distance: 3.06 Miles
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Directions from Porter's Lane to Boughton-Under-Blean Library
Teynham Library
131 London Road, Teynham, Sittingbourne, ME99QJ
Telephone: 01795 521674
Distance: 4.19 Miles
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Directions from Porter's Lane to Teynham Library
Sittingbourne Library
Central Avenue, Sittingbourne, ME104AH
Telephone: 08458 247200
Distance: 6.87 Miles
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Directions from Porter's Lane to Sittingbourne Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Faversham Station is 1.27 miles away.

Address: Faversham station, Station Road, Faversham, Kent, ME13 8EB

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

Faversham Station is staffed on a full time basis.

Directions from Porter's Lane to Faversham Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Adisham00:23:00
Ashford International01:48:00
Aylesham00:26:00
Bekesbourne00:18:30
Birchington-on-sea00:24:00
Broadstairs00:37:30
Bromley South01:00:30
Canterbury East00:14:00
Chatham00:27:00
Chestfield & Swalecliffe00:12:00
Deal01:01:00
Denmark Hill01:28:00
Dover Priory00:44:30
Dumpton Park00:41:00
Ebbsfleet International00:51:00
Farningham Road00:54:00
Folkestone Central01:29:00
Folkestone West01:31:00
Gillingham (Kent)00:22:00
Gravesend00:45:00
Herne Bay00:15:00
Kearsney (Kent)00:37:00
London St Pancras International01:10:00
London Victoria01:21:30
Longfield00:48:00
Margate00:32:00
Martin Mill01:08:30
Meopham00:44:00
Newington00:16:00
Rainham (Kent)00:17:00
Ramsgate00:44:00
Rochester00:31:00
Sandwich00:55:00
Selling00:04:00
Shepherds Well00:32:00
Sittingbourne00:08:00
Snowdown00:28:00
Sole Street00:43:00
St Mary Cray01:03:00
Stratford International01:03:00
Strood (Kent)00:34:00
Swanley00:59:00
Teynham00:06:00
Walmer01:04:00
Westgate-on-Sea00:28:00
Whitstable00:09:00

Selling Station is 2.98 miles away.

Address: Selling station, Selling, near Selling, Kent, ME13 9PW

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

Selling Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Porter's Lane to Selling Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Adisham00:18:00
Aylesham00:21:00
Bekesbourne00:14:00
Bromley South01:10:00
Canterbury East00:10:00
Chatham00:36:00
Dover Priory00:38:00
Faversham00:06:00
Gillingham (Kent)00:32:00
Kearsney (Kent)00:32:00
London Victoria01:28:00
Longfield00:56:00
Meopham00:52:00
Newington00:22:00
Rainham (Kent)00:26:00
Rochester00:40:00
Shepherds Well00:28:00
Sittingbourne00:17:00
Snowdown00:24:00
Teynham00:12:00

Teynham Station is 4.03 miles away.

Address: Teynham station, Lower Road, Teynham, Kent, ME9 9DU

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

Teynham Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Porter's Lane to Teynham Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Adisham00:33:00
Aylesham00:36:00
Bekesbourne00:29:00
Birchington-on-sea00:31:30
Broadstairs00:45:00
Bromley South00:57:00
Canterbury East00:24:00
Chatham00:24:00
Chestfield & Swalecliffe00:19:00
Denmark Hill01:27:00
Dover Priory00:52:00
Dumpton Park00:48:00
Farningham Road00:48:00
Faversham00:08:00
Gillingham (Kent)00:20:00
Herne Bay00:23:00
Kearsney (Kent)00:47:00
London Victoria01:16:30
Longfield00:44:00
Margate00:39:00
Meopham00:40:00
Newington00:10:00
Rainham (Kent)00:15:00
Ramsgate00:52:30
Rochester00:28:00
Selling00:14:00
Shepherds Well00:43:00
Sittingbourne00:05:00
Snowdown00:39:00
Sole Street00:37:00
St Mary Cray00:57:00
Swanley00:53:00
Westgate-on-Sea00:35:00
Whitstable00:16:00

Chilham Station is 5.49 miles away.

Address: Chilham station, Ashford Road, Chilham, Kent, CT4 8EG

Chilham is situated on the Ashford to Ramsgate Line and is managed by Southeastern.

Chilham Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Porter's Lane to Chilham Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Ashford International00:16:00
Barming00:59:00
Bearsted00:45:00
Borough Green & Wrotham01:05:30
Bromley South01:34:30
Canterbury West00:10:00
Charing (Kent)00:28:00
Chartham00:04:00
East Malling01:02:00
Harrietsham00:37:00
Headcorn00:28:30
Hollingbourne00:41:00
Lenham00:33:00
London Bridge01:28:00
London Charing Cross01:37:00
London Victoria01:54:00
London Waterloo East01:33:00
Maidstone East00:51:00
Marden (Kent)00:37:30
Minster00:26:00
Otford01:13:30
Paddock Wood00:43:30
Pluckley00:22:00
Ramsgate00:34:00
Sevenoaks01:04:00
St Mary Cray01:30:30
Staplehurst00:33:30
Sturry00:14:00
Swanley01:24:00
Tonbridge00:53:00
West Malling00:58:30
Wye00:07:00

Nearest Airports

London Southend Airport is 20.36 miles away Directions from Porter's Lane to London Southend Airport
Kent International Airport is 21.02 miles away Directions from Porter's Lane to Kent International Airport
Lydd London Ashford Airport is 23.67 miles away Directions from Porter's Lane to Lydd London Ashford Airport
Biggin Hill Airport is 36.58 miles away Directions from Porter's Lane to Biggin Hill Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Folkestone Eurotunnel Terminal is 17.22 miles away

Directions from Porter's Lane to Folkestone Eurotunnel Terminal

Dover Western Docks Ferry Terminal is 22.58 miles away

Directions from Porter's Lane to Dover Western Docks Ferry Terminal

Dover Eastern Docks Ferry Terminal is 22.68 miles away

Directions from Porter's Lane to Dover Eastern Docks Ferry Terminal

Burnham on Crouch Ferry Landing is 22.88 miles away

Directions from Porter's Lane to Burnham on Crouch Ferry Landing

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Porter's Lane is approximately miles from the

Junction: M2 J6/A251 - 0.58 Miles Away

Directions from Porter's Lane to M2 J6/A251

Junction: M2 J7/A2(T)/A2/A299 - 2.09 Miles Away

Directions from Porter's Lane to M2 J7/A2(T)/A2/A299

Junction: M20 J9/A20/A251 - 9.3 Miles Away

Directions from Porter's Lane to M20 J9/A20/A251

Junction: M2 J5/A249(T)/A249 - 9.62 Miles Away

Directions from Porter's Lane to M2 J5/A249(T)/A249

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Shepherd Neame Brewery Tours
Workplace
Distance: 1.59 (miles)
Directions from Porter's Lane to Shepherd Neame Brewery Tours
Attraction Name: The Oare Gunpowder Works Country Park
Country Parks
Distance: 2.05 (miles)
Directions from Porter's Lane to The Oare Gunpowder Works Country Park
Attraction Name: Oare Marshes
Wildlife
Distance: 3.38 (miles)
Directions from Porter's Lane to Oare Marshes
Attraction Name: South Swale Nature Reserve
Wildlife
Distance: 3.38 (miles)
Directions from Porter's Lane to South Swale Nature Reserve
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