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Avington Close Maidstone ME15 6SZ

Avington Close is a Street in the Kent town of Maidstone with the postcode of ME15 6SZ

The local council responsible for Avington Close is Maidstone District Council which is a District Council and the local parish council is Tovil Civil Parish.

Avington Close is located within the county of Kent which is in the South East of the UK. 31.82 miles South East from the centre of London, 0.89 miles South from the centre of Maidstone, 24.38 miles West from the centre of Canterbury and 32.8 miles South from the centre of Chelmsford.

Latest Weather Conditions for Avington Close

Observed at Weather Station:Gravesend-Broadness 20 January 2018 at 09:00 (16.64 miles away)
Current Weather:Clear night
Temperature and Humidity:3.7°C (93.2%)
Wind Direction and Speed:E (6 mph)

Frequently asked Questions for Avington Close

What Council (Local Authority) is Avington Close in?

Avington Close is located within the local authority area of Maidstone District Council which is a District Council.

What Parish Council is Avington Close in?

Avington Close is located within the area of Tovil Civil Parish.

What Electoral Ward is Avington Close in?

Avington Close is located within the ward of South Ward.

What County is Avington Close in?

Avington Close is located within the ceremonial county of Kent.

What Constituency is Avington Close in?

Avington Close is located within the constituency of Maidstone and The Weald Co Const.

What Region of the UK is Avington Close in?

Avington Close is located within the South East region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Avington Close in?

Avington Close is located within the Kent County Council area.

What Police Force area is Avington Close in?

Avington Close is located within the Kent Police Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for Avington Close

1 Avington Close, Maidstone, ME15 6SZ, 3 Avington Close, Maidstone, Maidstone, ME15 6SZ,
2 Avington Close, Maidstone, Maidstone, ME15 6SZ,

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Postcodes for Avington Close

ME15 6SZ

Location detailsCar Parks near Avington Close

South Park Car Park
Armstrong Road, Maidstone, Kent
Maidstone
ME15 6AZ
Distance: 0.83 km (click for directions)
Open every day 8am until dusk
Telephone: 01622602000
Operated by: Maidstone Borough Council
Lockmeadow Entertainment Centre Car Park
Hart Street, Maidstone, Kent
Maidstone
ME16 8SF
Distance: 1.02 km (click for directions)
Between 6.30pm and 8am: FREE Parking.
Telephone: 01622764410
Operated by: Capital & Regional
College Road Car Park
College Road, Maidstone, Kent
Maidstone
ME15 6YH
Distance: 1.08 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
Lockmeadow Car Park
Barker Road, Maidstone, Kent
Maidstone
ME16 8LW
Distance: 1.09 km (click for directions)
Charges only apply between 8am and 6.30pm, Monday to Saturday.
Telephone: 01622602377
Operated by: Maidstone Borough Council
Brunswick Street Car Park
Brunswick Street, Maidstone, Kent
Maidstone
ME15 6NP
Distance: 1.09 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
Height

Height

The Central point of Avington Close is approximately 54 Metres above sea level
Location details

Location Details

Avington Close
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Latitude/Longitude: 51.260448890000, 0.52063042600000
OS Reference: 575850.433451, 154329.09003
OS Grid Reference: TQ759543

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Avington Close

OS Landranger Map Number: 188
OS Landranger Map Name: Maidstone & The Weald of Kent
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Dialling Code: 01622
Telephone Exchange: MAIDSTONE - NDMAI
Telephone Cabinet: P42
Fibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises: FTTC
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Greater than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: >=30
Median Speed: >=30
Maximum Speed: >=30
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 6

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

South Borough Primary School

Distance: 0.48 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 270
Address: Stagshaw Close, Postley Road, ME15 6TL
Telephone: 01622752161
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Avington Close to South Borough Primary School

Archbishop Courtenay Primary School

Distance: 0.68 Kilometers
Type: Academy Sponsor Led
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 319
Address: Eccleston Road, Tovil, ME15 6QN
Telephone: 01622754666
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Avington Close to Archbishop Courtenay Primary School

Maidstone Grammar School

Distance: 0.91 Kilometers
Type: Foundation School
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 1216
Address: Barton Road, ME15 7BT
Telephone: 01622752101
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Avington Close to Maidstone Grammar School

Park Way Primary School

Distance: 0.99 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 306
Address: Park Way, ME15 7AH
Telephone: 01622753651
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Avington Close to Park Way Primary School
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

BMI The Somerfield Hospital

Address: 63-77 London Road, Maidstone, ME16 0DU,
Independent Sector
BMI Healthcare
Telephone: 01622 208000
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 2.09 (km)
Directions from Avington Close to BMI The Somerfield Hospital

Maidstone Hospital

Address: Maidstone Hospital, Hermitage Lane, Maidstone, ME16 9QQ,
NHS Sector
Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust
Telephone: 01622 729000
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 2.94 (km)
Directions from Avington Close to Maidstone Hospital

Spire Alexandra Hospital

Address: Impton Lane, Chatham, ME5 9PG,
Independent Sector
Spire Healthcare
Telephone: 01634 687166
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 7.51 (km)
Directions from Avington Close to Spire Alexandra Hospital

Medway Maritime Hospital

Address: Windmill Road, Gillingham, ME7 5NY,
NHS Sector
Medway NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01634 830 000
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 13.18 (km)
Directions from Avington Close to Medway Maritime Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

The College Practice

Address: The College Practice, 50-52 College Road, Maidstone, Kent, ME15 6SB
Telephone: 01622 752345
Distance: 0.89 (km)
Directions from Avington Close to The College Practice

The Vine Medical Centre

Address: The Vine Medical Centre, 13 Tonbridge Road, Maidstone, Kent, ME16 8RL
Telephone: 01622 754898
Distance: 1.19 (km)
Directions from Avington Close to The Vine Medical Centre

Kca Shared Care

Address: Mill House, Mill Street, Maidstone, Kent, ME15 6XH
Telephone: 01622 690944
Distance: 1.32 (km)
Directions from Avington Close to Kca Shared Care

Marsham Street Surgery

Address: 1 Marsham Street, Maidstone, Kent, ME14 1EW
Telephone: 01622 752615
Distance: 1.64 (km)
Directions from Avington Close to Marsham Street Surgery
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Longford Dental Centre

Address: Longford Dental Centre, 25 Postley Road, Maidstone, Kent, ME15 6TP
Distance: 0.43 (km)
Directions from Avington Close to Longford Dental Centre

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 117 Old Tovil Road, Maidstone, Kent, ME15 6QE
Distance: 0.56 (km)
Directions from Avington Close to Dental Surgery

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 42 College Road, Maidstone, Kent, ME15 6YF
Distance: 1.01 (km)
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Maidstone Dental Centre

Address: Maidstone Dental Centre, Knightrider Chambers, 12 Knightrider Street, Maidstone, Kent, ME15 6LP
Distance: 1.16 (km)
Directions from Avington Close to Maidstone Dental Centre
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Maidstone Library

St. Faith's Street, Maidstone, ME141LH
Telephone: 08458 247200
Distance: 1.73 Kilometres
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Directions from Avington Close to Maidstone Library

Shepway Library

17 Northumberland Court, Northumberland Road Shepway, Maidstone, ME157LW
Telephone: 01622 751488
Distance: 1.94 Kilometres
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Directions from Avington Close to Shepway Library

Centre for Kentish Studies Library

Sessions House, County Hall, Maidstone, ME141XQ
Telephone: 01622 696501
Distance: 2.02 Kilometres
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Directions from Avington Close to Centre for Kentish Studies Library

Madginford Library

Egremont Road, Madginford Bearsted, Maidstone, ME158LH
Telephone: 01622 730631
Distance: 3.11 Kilometres
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Directions from Avington Close to Madginford Library

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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Maidstone West Station is 1.16 Kilometers away

Directions from Avington Close to Maidstone West

Maidstone West station is operated by Southeastern in the Maidstone and The Weald area on the Strood - Paddock Wood stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Aylesford • Beltring • Cuxton • East Farleigh • Gravesend • Halling • Maidstone Barracks • New Hythe • Paddock Wood • Snodland • Strood • Tonbridge • Wateringbury • Yalding

Maidstone Barracks Station is 1.91 Kilometers away

Directions from Avington Close to Maidstone Barracks

Maidstone Barracks station is operated by Southeastern in the Maidstone and The Weald area on the Strood - Paddock Wood stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Aylesford • Beltring • Cuxton • East Farleigh • Halling • Maidstone West • New Hythe • Paddock Wood • Snodland • Strood • Tonbridge • Wateringbury • Yalding

Maidstone East Station is 1.93 Kilometers away

Directions from Avington Close to Maidstone East

Maidstone East station is operated by Southeastern in the Maidstone and The Weald area on the Chislehurst - Ashford stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Ashford International • Barming • Bearsted • Blackfriars • Borough Green & Wrotham • Bromley South • Canterbury West • Charing • Chartham • Chilham • East Malling • Elephant & Castle • Harrietsham • Hollingbourne • Kemsing • Lenham • Otford • St.Mary Cray • Swanley • Victoria • West Malling • Wye

East Farleigh Station is 2.56 Kilometers away

Directions from Avington Close to East Farleigh

East Farleigh station is operated by Southeastern in the Maidstone and The Weald area on the Strood - Paddock Wood stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Aylesford • Beltring • Cuxton • Halling • Maidstone Barracks • Maidstone West • New Hythe • Paddock Wood • Snodland • Strood • Tonbridge • Wateringbury • Yalding

Airports

Nearest Airports

Biggin Hill Airport is 34.79 Kilometers away Directions from Avington Close to Biggin Hill Airport
London Southend Airport is 36.53 Kilometers away Directions from Avington Close to London Southend Airport
London City Airport is 42.44 Kilometers away Directions from Avington Close to London City Airport
Lydd London Ashford Airport is 44.59 Kilometers away Directions from Avington Close to Lydd London Ashford Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Gravesend Pier is 23.14 Kilometers away
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Tilbury Ferry Terminal is 23.7 Kilometers away
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Woolwich Arsenal Pier is 40.67 Kilometers away
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Woolwich Ferry South Pier is 41.13 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Avington Close is approximately 2.14 miles from the M20

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M20 J7/A249 - 3.73 Km Away
Directions from Avington Close to M20 J7/A249
Junction: M20 J6/A229 - 4.3 Km Away
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Junction: M20 J5/A20 - 4.71 Km Away
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Junction: M20 J8/A20 - 6.49 Km Away
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In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Lidl UK GMBH

Lidl Unit 1A, Farleigh Hill Trading Estate, Farleigh Hill, Tovil, ME15 6RG
Distance: 0.71 Kilometres
Directions from Avington Close to Lidl UK GMBH

Tesco Stores Ltd

Farleigh Hill, Tovil, Kent, ME15 6RQ
Distance: 0.75 Kilometres
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Tesco

2 Loose Road, Maidstone, Kent, ME15 7TY
Distance: 0.75 Kilometres
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Lidl (UK)

The Broadway Shopping Centre, The Broadway, Maidstone, Kent, ME16 8PS
Distance: 1.26 Kilometres
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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Visitor Centres

Attraction Name: Ditton Heritage Centre Ltd
Distance: 6.36 (km)
Directions from Avington Close to Ditton Heritage Centre Ltd

Country Parks

Attraction Name: Go Ape! Tree Top Adventure - Leeds Castle
Distance: 7.23 (km)
Directions from Avington Close to Go Ape! Tree Top Adventure - Leeds Castle

Railways

Attraction Name: Bredgar & Wormshill Light Railway
Distance: 12.14 (km)
Directions from Avington Close to Bredgar & Wormshill Light Railway

Workplace

Attraction Name: Hush Heath
Distance: 12.42 (km)
Directions from Avington Close to Hush Heath

Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Maidstone District
Visit the Council's Website
Maidstone House
King Street
Maidstone
Kent
ME16 6JQ
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Telephone Number: 01622 602 000
Ward: South Ward
Parish: South Ward
Ceremonial County: Kent
County Council:
Address:
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Maidstone and The Weald
The Member of Parliament is Helen Grant
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Details for the MP Helen Grant on theyworkforyou.com
In the 2017 General Election Helen Grant won with a majority of 17723 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 75334
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01024403
Ons Area Name:Maidstone 009E
Average Age : 38.19
Population: 1767.00
Male Population: 856.00 (48.44%)
Female Population: 911.00 (51.56%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 14 (0.79%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force: Kent Police
Find a Local Neighbourhood Watch Scheme

South ward in Maidstone is an urban area with more than 3,500 households.

Visit Kent Police Website
Policing Links:
Maidstone Borough Council