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Franklin Drive in Maidstone ME14 5SY

Franklin Drive is a Street in the Kent town of Maidstone with the postcode of ME14 5SY and measures approximately 512 metres long.

The average house in Franklin Drive sells for £430,000.00

There are 8 other streets named Franklin Drive in Great Britain.

Franklin Drive is within the area of Maidstone 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 Boxley.

Franklin Drive has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 24200574 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of Franklin Drive is roughly 43.67 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 48.40 and the lowest point being 39.20. A change of 9.20 metres.

Average House Prices for Franklin Drive
YearSalesAverage House Price
20171£420,000.
20162£585,000.
20153£330,000.

Franklin Drive is located within the county of Kent which is in the South East (England) region of the UK. 32.49 miles South East from the centre of London, 1.16 miles East from the centre of Maidstone, 23.13 miles West from the centre of Canterbury and 32.12 miles South from the centre of Chelmsford.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Franklin Drive, ME14 5SY

Sunrise07:28
Sunset17:56

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ME14 5SY

Latest Weather Conditions for Franklin Drive, ME14 5SY

Observed at Weather Station:Shoeburyness 19 October 2021 at 09:00 (22.96 miles away)
Current Weather:Sunny day
Temperature and Humidity:18.6°C (82.1%)
Wind Direction and Speed:WSW (22 mph)
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Budget Hotels near Franklin Drive Maidstone

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Travelodge Maidstone Central
Address:St Peter's St, Maidstone, ME16 0SR
Telephone:0871 984 6034 Learn More
1.40
2: Name:Days Inn Maidstone
Address:Maidstone Service Area, M20 Jct 8, Hollingbourne
Telephone: Learn More
2.83
3: Name:Travelodge Medway M2
Address:Motorway Junction 4-5, M2, Rainham, Gillingham, ME8 8PQ
Telephone:0871 984 6198 Learn More
5.31
4: Name:Premier Inn Maidstone A26 Wateringbury
Address:103 Tonbridge Road
Telephone: Learn More
5.53
5: Name:Premier Inn Maidstone West Malling
Address:Castle Way
Telephone: Learn More
5.94

Buying a House in Franklin Drive? View our Mortgage Examples

Mortgage Calculator for the Lowest Priced Property on Franklin Drive
Total Price of Property£285,000
Minimum Deposit£14,250.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£831.25
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£1,426.78
Mortgage Calculator for the Highest Priced Property on Franklin Drive
Total Price of Property£590,000
Minimum Deposit£29,500.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£1,720.83
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£2,953.68
Mortgage Calculator for the Average Priced Property on Franklin Drive
Total Price of Property£430,000
Minimum Deposit£21,500.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£1,254.17
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£2,152.68

Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Franklin Drive above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
43.6739.2048.409.20

Frequently asked Questions for Franklin Drive

What Council (Local Authority) is Franklin Drive in?

Franklin Drive is located within the local authority area of Maidstone Borough Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Franklin Drive in?

Franklin Drive is located within the area of Boxley Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is Franklin Drive in?

Franklin Drive is located within the ward of Boxley.

What County is Franklin Drive in?

Franklin Drive is located within the ceremonial county of Kent.

What Constituency is Franklin Drive in?

Franklin Drive is located within the constituency of Faversham and Mid Kent.

What Part of the UK is Franklin Drive in?

Franklin Drive is located within the South East (England) region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Franklin Drive in?

Franklin Drive is located within the Kent Council area.

What Police Force area is Franklin Drive in?

Franklin Drive is located within the Kent Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for Franklin Drive

9 Franklin Drive, Maidstone, Weavering, ME14 5SY, 45 Franklin Drive, Maidstone, Weavering, ME14 5SY,
11 Franklin Drive, Maidstone, Weavering, ME14 5SY, 53 Franklin Drive, Maidstone, Weavering, ME14 5SY,
20 Franklin Drive, Maidstone, Weavering, ME14 5SY, 57 Franklin Drive, Maidstone, Weavering, ME14 5SY,
38 Franklin Drive, Maidstone, Weavering, ME14 5SY, 69 Franklin Drive, Maidstone, Weavering, ME14 5SY,
43 Franklin Drive, Maidstone, Weavering, ME14 5SY, Cherry Oast Franklin Drive, Maidstone, Weavering, ME14 5SY,

Roads that have a Junction with Franklin Drive

Road NameJunction Type
Cobnut Closepseudo node
Gleaners Closejunction
Grovewood Drive Southjunction

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Location Details

Franklin Drive
Map showing the location of Franklin Drive
Latitude51.271711
Longitude0.548938
OS Easting (X):577781
OS Northing (Y):155649
OS Grid Reference:TQ778556

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Franklin Drive

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00123527
ONS Area NameWhite Suburban Communities
Average Age41.06
Area Population1667.00
Male Population820.00 (49%)
Female Population847.00 (51%)
Benefit Claimants4 (0%)
LSOA Code:E01024336
LSOA Name:Maidstone 005B
SOA Code:8c
SOA Name:Comfortable suburbia
MSOA Code:E02005072
MSOA Name:Maidstone 005

Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Maidstone Grove Green Superstore
Grovewood Dr North, Weavering, Maidstone, ME14 5TQ
0345 677 9447
Distance: 0.45 Miles
Directions from Franklin Drive to Tesco Maidstone Grove Green Superstore
Sainsburys Maidstone
Romney Place, Maidstone, England, ME15 6SF
01622 681183
Distance: 0.91 Miles
Directions from Franklin Drive to Sainsburys Maidstone
Iceland Maidstone
D5-D7 Water Lane, The Mall, Maidstone, ME15 6AR
01622757212
Distance: 1.02 Miles
Directions from Franklin Drive to Iceland Maidstone
Tesco Maidstone Loose Rd Express
2 Loose Rd, Maidstone, ME15 7TY
0345 610 2775
Distance: 1.04 Miles
Directions from Franklin Drive to Tesco Maidstone Loose Rd Express

 Telephone Information

Dialling CodeTelephone ExchangeTelephone CabinetFibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises
01622BEARSTED - NDBEAP15FTTC

 Broadband Information

Speed Average Speed Median Speed Maximum Speed Next-generation access (NGA) Number of Connections
Less than 2 Mbps 21.1 2.9 >=30 Y 57

 Recent House Sales in Franklin Drive

Address48 Franklin Drive, , Kent, ME14 5SY.
Sale DateFri 24 Nov 2017
Sale Price£420,000
Type of PropertySemi-Detached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address18 Franklin Drive, , Kent, ME14 5SY.
Sale DateFri 25 Nov 2016
Sale Price£590,000
Type of PropertyDetached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address67 Franklin Drive, , Kent, ME14 5SY.
Sale DateWed 03 Aug 2016
Sale Price£580,000
Type of PropertyDetached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address47 Franklin Drive, , Kent, ME14 5SY.
Sale DateWed 04 Feb 2015
Sale Price£320,000
Type of PropertyDetached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address49 Franklin Drive, , Kent, ME14 5SY.
Sale DateFri 01 May 2015
Sale Price£385,000
Type of PropertyDetached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address41 Franklin Drive, , Kent, ME14 5SY.
Sale DateTue 09 Jun 2015
Sale Price£285,000
Type of PropertySemi-Detached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Maidstone Borough Council
Visit the Council's Website
Maidstone House, King Street, Maidstone, Kent, ME16 6JQ
Send email
Telephone Number: 01622 602 000
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Faversham and Mid Kent
The Member of Parliament is Helen Whately
Details for the MP Helen Whately on parliament.uk
Details for the MP Helen Whately on theyworkforyou.com
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: Boxley Ward
Parish: Boxley Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Kent

Nearest Car Parks

Mote Park - Lakeside Car Park
Mote Avenue, Maidstone, Kent
Maidstone
ME15 7SU
Distance: 0.37 km (click for directions)
Park open Monday to Friday - 9am until dusk, Saturday & Sunday - 8am until dusk. The park is closed as daylight fades, which varies throughout the year
Telephone: 01622602000
Operated by: Maidstone Borough Council
Mote Park Car Park
Mote Avenue, Maidstone, Kent
Maidstone
ME15 7SU
Distance: 0.43 km (click for directions)
Park open Monday to Friday - 9am until dusk, Saturday & Sunday - 8am until dusk. The park is closed as daylight fades, which varies throughout the year
Telephone: 01622602000
Operated by: Maidstone Borough Council
Willington Street Car Park
Willington Street, Maidstone, Kent
Maidstone
ME15 8JW
Distance: 0.47 km (click for directions)
Please note these sites are not public car parks. Their use is restricted to those purchasing or validating a ticket on the Park and Ride service.
Telephone: 01622602377
Operated by: Maidstone Borough Council
Sittingbourne Road Car Park
Sittingbourne Road, Maidstone, Kent
Maidstone
ME14 5DX
Distance: 0.76 km (click for directions)
Evening/overnight charge £1.50 between 6.30pm and 8am. Blue Badge holders park free
Telephone: 01622602377
Operated by: Maidstone Borough Council

Nearest Schools

Maidstone, St John's Church of England Primary School
Distance: 0.21 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 09/09/2015)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 437
Address: Maidstone, St John's Church of England Primary School, Provender Way, Grove Green, ME14 5TZ
Head: Mr D J Smith (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Franklin Drive to Maidstone, St John's Church of England Primary School
Valley Park School
Distance: 0.43 Miles
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 08/05/2013)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 1620
Address: Valley Park School, Huntsman Lane, ME14 5DT
Head: Mrs M Hutchinson (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Franklin Drive to Valley Park School
Invicta Grammar School
Distance: 0.56 Miles
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 18/10/2012)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 1474
Address: Invicta Grammar School, Huntsman Lane, ME14 5DS
Head: Mrs Julie Derrick (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Franklin Drive to Invicta Grammar School
Valley Invicta Primary School At East Borough
Distance: 0.7 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 09/06/2015)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 452
Address: Valley Invicta Primary School At East Borough, Vinters Road, ME14 5DX
Head: Mrs C Bacon (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Franklin Drive to Valley Invicta Primary School At East Borough

Nearest Hospitals

Cygnet Hospital Maidstone
Address:
NHS Sector
Cygnet Health Care Limited
Distance: 0.83 (miles)
Directions from Franklin Drive to Cygnet Hospital Maidstone
KIMS Hospital
Address: Newnham Court Way, Weavering, Maidstone, ME14 5FT,
NHS Sector
KIMS Hospital
Telephone: 01622 237 500
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 1.05 (miles)
Directions from Franklin Drive to KIMS Hospital
The Somerfield Hospital
Address: 63-77 London Road, Maidstone, ME16 0DU,
Independent Sector
Medway NHS Foundation Trust
Distance: 1.83 (miles)
Directions from Franklin Drive to The Somerfield Hospital
Maidstone Hospital
Address: Hermitage Lane, Maidstone, ME16 9QQ,
NHS Sector
Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust
Telephone: 01622 729000
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 2.81 (miles)
Directions from Franklin Drive to Maidstone Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Franklin Drive

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Franklin Drive
0.51 Grove Green Orthodontic Centre Penhurst Close, Weavering ME14 5BT
0.51 Grove Green Orthodontic Centre Penhurst Close, Weavering ME14 5BT
0.86 Albion Place (dental Surgery) 5 Albion Place ME14 5DY
0.98 Dental Surgery 111 Ashford Road, Bearsted ME14 4BT
1.05 Kentendo (knightrider Street) 12 Knightrider Street ME15 6LP

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Franklin Drive

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near Franklin Drive
0.40 Grove Green Medical Centre Unit 1 Minor Centre, Grove Green, Weavering ME14 5PX tel:01622 734775
0.86 Albion Place Medical Practice 23-29 Albion Place ME14 5DY tel:01622 235613
1.00 The Spires Chiltern Close, Downswood ME15 8XG tel:01622 862759
1.06 Bearsted Yeoman Lane, Bearsted ME14 4DS tel:01622 737326
1.16 Brewer Street 4 Brewer Street ME14 1RU tel:01622 755401

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Franklin Drive

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near Franklin Drive
0.40 Lloydspharmacy Grove Green, Weavering ME14 5PX
0.86 Boots The Chemist The New Medical Centre, 23-29 Albion Place ME14 5DY tel:01622 690447
0.90 Link Pharmacy 88a King Street ME14 1BH tel:01622 752990
0.97 Paydens Ltd 126-128 Ashford Road, Bearsted ME14 4LX tel:01622 737713
1.00 Boots 56-62 King Street ME14 1BW tel:01622 690751

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Franklin Drive

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Franklin Drive
1.00 Boots Opticians (king Street - Maidstone) 56-62 King Street ME14 1BW
1.02 Vision Express (maidstone) The Mall ME15 6AS
1.03 Optical Express [maidstone] 310 - 312 Dukes Walk, Chequers Centre ME15 6AT
1.08 Wilkinsons The Opticians (maidstone) 50 Gabriels Hill ME15 6JJ
1.11 Batemans Opticians (maidstone) 6 Gabriels Hill ME15 6JG

Nearest Libraries

Madginford Library
Egremont Road, Madginford Bearsted, Maidstone, ME158LH
Telephone: 01622 730631
Distance: 0.85 Miles
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Directions from Franklin Drive to Madginford Library
Centre for Kentish Studies Library
Sessions House, County Hall, Maidstone, ME141XQ
Telephone: 01622 696501
Distance: 1.25 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Franklin Drive to Centre for Kentish Studies Library
Maidstone Library
St. Faith's Street, Maidstone, ME141LH
Telephone: 08458 247200
Distance: 1.29 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Franklin Drive to Maidstone Library
Shepway Library
17 Northumberland Court, Northumberland Road Shepway, Maidstone, ME157LW
Telephone: 01622 751488
Distance: 1.31 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Franklin Drive to Shepway Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Maidstone East Station is 1.27 miles away.

Address: Maidstone East station, Station Road, Maidstone, Kent, ME14 1QN

Maidstone East is situated on the Maidstone Line and is managed by Southeastern.

Maidstone East Station is staffed on a full time basis.

Directions from Franklin Drive to Maidstone East Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Ashford International00:33:00
Barming00:04:00
Bearsted00:05:00
Borough Green & Wrotham00:17:00
Bromley South00:47:00
Canterbury West01:02:30
Charing (Kent)00:22:00
Chartham00:56:30
Chilham00:52:30
East Malling00:08:00
Harrietsham00:13:00
Hollingbourne00:09:00
Kemsing00:22:00
Lenham00:17:00
London Victoria01:07:00
Otford00:26:00
St Mary Cray00:40:00
Swanley00:36:00
West Malling00:11:00
Wye00:46:30

Bearsted Station is 1.27 miles away.

Address: Bearsted station, Ware Street, Bearsted, Kent, ME14 4PH

Bearsted is situated on the Maidstone Line and is managed by Southeastern.

Bearsted Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Franklin Drive to Bearsted Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Ashford International00:28:00
Barming00:11:00
Borough Green & Wrotham00:23:30
Bromley South00:54:00
Canterbury West00:57:30
Charing (Kent)00:17:00
Chartham00:51:30
Chilham00:47:30
East Malling00:14:00
Harrietsham00:07:00
Hollingbourne00:04:00
Kemsing00:28:00
Lenham00:11:00
London Victoria01:13:00
Maidstone East00:06:00
Otford00:33:00
St Mary Cray00:46:00
Swanley00:42:00
West Malling00:17:00
Wye00:41:30

Maidstone West Station is 1.44 miles away.

Address: Maidstone West station, Station Approach, off The Broadway, Maidstone, ME16 8RJ

Maidstone West is situated on the Medway Valley Line and is managed by Southeastern.

Maidstone West Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Franklin Drive to Maidstone West Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Aylesford00:07:00
Beltring00:15:00
Cuxton00:19:00
East Farleigh00:03:00
Ebbsfleet International00:32:00
Gravesend00:27:30
Halling00:15:30
London St Pancras International00:50:00
Maidstone Barracks00:02:00
New Hythe00:09:30
Paddock Wood00:19:00
Snodland00:12:00
Stratford International00:43:00
Strood (Kent)00:23:30
Tonbridge00:27:30
Wateringbury00:08:00
Yalding00:12:00

Maidstone Barracks Station is 1.56 miles away.

Address: Maidstone Barracks station, Buckland Hill, Maidstone, Kent, ME16 0SQ

Maidstone Barracks is situated on the Maidstone Line|Medway Valley Line and is managed by Southeastern.

Maidstone Barracks Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Franklin Drive to Maidstone Barracks Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Aylesford00:05:00
Beltring00:19:00
Cuxton00:17:00
East Farleigh00:07:00
Halling00:13:30
Maidstone West00:04:00
New Hythe00:07:30
Paddock Wood00:23:00
Snodland00:10:30
Strood (Kent)00:22:30
Tonbridge00:31:00
Wateringbury00:12:00
Yalding00:16:00

Nearest Airports

London Southend Airport is 21.58 miles away Directions from Franklin Drive to London Southend Airport
Biggin Hill Airport is 22.67 miles away Directions from Franklin Drive to Biggin Hill Airport
London City Airport is 26.86 miles away Directions from Franklin Drive to London City Airport
Lydd London Ashford Airport is 27.56 miles away Directions from Franklin Drive to Lydd London Ashford Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Gravesend Pier is 14.33 miles away

Directions from Franklin Drive to Gravesend Pier

Tilbury Ferry Terminal is 14.67 miles away

Directions from Franklin Drive to Tilbury Ferry Terminal

Woolwich Arsenal Pier is 25.77 miles away

Directions from Franklin Drive to Woolwich Arsenal Pier

Woolwich Ferry South Pier is 26.06 miles away

Directions from Franklin Drive to Woolwich Ferry South Pier

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Junction: M20 J7/A249 - 1.12 Miles Away

Directions from Franklin Drive to M20 J7/A249

Junction: M20 J6/A229 - 2.39 Miles Away

Directions from Franklin Drive to M20 J6/A229

Junction: M20 J8/A20 - 2.86 Miles Away

Directions from Franklin Drive to M20 J8/A20

Junction: M20 J5/A20 - 3.26 Miles Away

Directions from Franklin Drive to M20 J5/A20

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Go Ape! Tree Top Adventure - Leeds Castle
Country Parks
Distance: 3.47 (miles)
Directions from Franklin Drive to Go Ape! Tree Top Adventure - Leeds Castle
Attraction Name: Ditton Heritage Centre Ltd
Visitor Centres
Distance: 4.62 (miles)
Directions from Franklin Drive to Ditton Heritage Centre Ltd
Attraction Name: Bredgar & Wormshill Light Railway
Railways
Distance: 6.15 (miles)
Directions from Franklin Drive to Bredgar & Wormshill Light Railway
Attraction Name: Rochester Cathedral
Places of Worship
Distance: 8.34 (miles)
Directions from Franklin Drive to Rochester Cathedral