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The Head Race in Maidstone ME15 6FN

The Head Race is a Street in the Kent town of Maidstone with the postcode of ME15 6FN and measures approximately 75 metres long.

The average house in The Head Race sells for £210,357.14

There is only one street named The Head Race making it unique in Great Britain.

The Head Race 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 Tovil.

The Head Race has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 24201507 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of The Head Race is roughly 20.51 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 25.00 and the lowest point being 19.00. A change of 6.00 metres.

Average House Prices for The Head Race
YearSalesAverage House Price
20182£230,000.
20171£175,000.
20163£201,667.
20151£232,500.

The Head Race is located within the county of Kent which is in the South East (England) region of the UK. 31.09 miles South East from the centre of London, 1.04 miles South West from the centre of Maidstone, 25.09 miles West from the centre of Canterbury and 32.53 miles South from the centre of Chelmsford.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for The Head Race, ME15 6FN

Sunrise07:43
Sunset17:38

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ME15 6FN

Latest Weather Conditions for The Head Race, ME15 6FN

Observed at Weather Station:Shoeburyness 28 October 2021 at 01:00 (24.49 miles away)
Current Weather:Clear night
Temperature and Humidity:12.7°C (89.9%)
Wind Direction and Speed:SSW (11 mph)
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Budget Hotels near The Head Race Maidstone

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Travelodge Maidstone Central
Address:St Peter's St, Maidstone, ME16 0SR
Telephone:0871 984 6034 Learn More
0.82
2: Name:Premier Inn Maidstone A26 Wateringbury
Address:103 Tonbridge Road
Telephone: Learn More
3.52
3: Name:Premier Inn Maidstone West Malling
Address:Castle Way
Telephone: Learn More
4.59
4: Name:Premier Inn Maidstone Leybourne
Address:Castle Way
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4.59
5: Name:Days Inn Maidstone
Address:Maidstone Service Area, M20 Jct 8, Hollingbourne
Telephone: Learn More
4.76

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Mortgage Calculator for the Lowest Priced Property on The Head Race
Total Price of Property£175,000
Minimum Deposit£8,750.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£510.42
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£876.09
Mortgage Calculator for the Highest Priced Property on The Head Race
Total Price of Property£235,000
Minimum Deposit£11,750.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£685.42
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£1,176.47
Mortgage Calculator for the Average Priced Property on The Head Race
Total Price of Property£210,357
Minimum Deposit£10,517.86
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£613.54
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£1,053.10

Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of The Head Race above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
20.5119.0025.006.00

Frequently asked Questions for The Head Race

What Council (Local Authority) is The Head Race in?

The Head Race is located within the local authority area of Maidstone Borough Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is The Head Race in?

The Head Race is located within the area of Tovil Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is The Head Race in?

The Head Race is located within the ward of South.

What County is The Head Race in?

The Head Race is located within the ceremonial county of Kent.

What Constituency is The Head Race in?

The Head Race is located within the constituency of Maidstone and The Weald.

What Part of the UK is The Head Race in?

The Head Race is located within the South East (England) region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is The Head Race in?

The Head Race is located within the Kent Council area.

What Police Force area is The Head Race in?

The Head Race is located within the Kent Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for The Head Race

1 The Head Race, Maidstone, Maidstone, ME15 6FN, 13 The Head Race, Maidstone, Maidstone, ME15 6FN,
2 The Head Race, Maidstone, Maidstone, ME15 6FN, 14 The Head Race, Maidstone, Maidstone, ME15 6FN,
5 The Head Race, Maidstone, ME15 6FN, 15 The Head Race, Maidstone, Maidstone, ME15 6FN,
9 The Head Race, Maidstone, Maidstone, ME15 6FN, 20 The Head Race, Maidstone, Maidstone, ME15 6FN,
12 The Head Race, Maidstone, Maidstone, ME15 6FN, 23 The Head Race, Maidstone, Maidstone, ME15 6FN,

Roads that have a Junction with The Head Race

Road NameJunction Type
Bridge Mill Wayjunction
Flume Endjunction

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Location Details

The Head Race
Map showing the location of The Head Race
Latitude51.263704
Longitude0.504096
OS Easting (X):574684
OS Northing (Y):154651
OS Grid Reference:TQ747547

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for The Head Race

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00123883
ONS Area NameWhite Professionals
Average Age37.18
Area Population1514.00
Male Population725.00 (48%)
Female Population789.00 (52%)
Benefit Claimants30 (2%)
LSOA Code:E01024401
LSOA Name:Maidstone 009D
SOA Code:3d
SOA Name:Households in terraces and flats
MSOA Code:E02005076
MSOA Name:Maidstone 009

Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Maidstone Tovil Superstore
Farleigh Hill, Tovil, Maidstone, ME15 6RQ
0345 677 9475
Distance: 0.31 Miles
Directions from The Head Race to Tesco Maidstone Tovil Superstore
Tesco Maidstone Tonbridge Rd Esso Express
300 Tonbridge Rd, Maidstone, ME16 8TE
0345 677 9474
Distance: 0.54 Miles
Directions from The Head Race to Tesco Maidstone Tonbridge Rd Esso Express
Sainsburys Maidstone Tonbridge Road Local
529 - 531 Tonbridge Road, Maidstone, England, ME16 9LN
1622728246
Distance: 0.86 Miles
Directions from The Head Race to Sainsburys Maidstone Tonbridge Road Local
Asda Living Maidstone
St Peters Street, Maidstone, ME16 0SR
01622 680540
Distance: 0.86 Miles
Directions from The Head Race to Asda Living Maidstone

 Telephone Information

Dialling CodeTelephone ExchangeTelephone CabinetFibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises
01622MAIDSTONE - NDMAIP81FTTC

 Broadband Information

Speed Average Speed Median Speed Maximum Speed Next-generation access (NGA) Number of Connections
Greater than 2 Mbps >=30 >=30 >=30 Y 17

 Recent House Sales in The Head Race

Address13 The Head Race, Kent, ME15 6FN.
Sale DateMon 10 Dec 2018
Sale Price£235,000
Type of PropertyTerraced
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address5 The Head Race, Kent, ME15 6FN.
Sale DateFri 24 Aug 2018
Sale Price£225,000
Type of PropertyTerraced
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address24 The Head Race, Kent, ME15 6FN.
Sale DateWed 08 Nov 2017
Sale Price£175,000
Type of PropertyTerraced
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address14 The Head Race, Kent, ME15 6FN.
Sale DateWed 16 Nov 2016
Sale Price£190,000
Type of PropertyTerraced
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address20 The Head Race, Kent, ME15 6FN.
Sale DateFri 24 Jun 2016
Sale Price£206,000
Type of PropertyTerraced
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address13 The Head Race, Kent, ME15 6FN.
Sale DateThu 04 Aug 2016
Sale Price£209,000
Type of PropertyTerraced
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address11 The Head Race, Kent, ME15 6FN.
Sale DateFri 09 Oct 2015
Sale Price£232,500
Type of PropertyTerraced
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 Maidstone and The Weald
The Member of Parliament is Helen Grant
Details for the MP Helen Grant on parliament.uk
Details for the MP Helen Grant on theyworkforyou.com
In the 2019 General Election Helen Grant won with a majority of 21,772 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 76,109
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: South Ward
Parish: Tovil Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Kent

Nearest Car Parks

Lockmeadow Entertainment Centre Car Park
Hart Street, Maidstone, Kent
Maidstone
ME16 8SF
Distance: 0.68 km (click for directions)
Between 6.30pm and 8am: FREE Parking.
Telephone: 01622764410
Operated by: Capital & Regional
Maidstone West Station Car Park
Station Approach, Maidstone, Kent
Maidstone
ME16 8RJ
Distance: 0.72 km (click for directions)
Open 24 hours, Monday - 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
Barker Road Car Park
Barker Road, Maidstone, Kent
Maidstone
ME16 8SF
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
Lockmeadow Car Park
Barker Road, Maidstone, Kent
Maidstone
ME16 8LW
Distance: 0.77 km (click for directions)
Charges only apply between 8am and 6.30pm, Monday to Saturday.
Telephone: 01622602377
Operated by: Maidstone Borough Council

Nearest Schools

Maidstone, St Michael's Church of England Junior School
Distance: 0.43 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 02/05/2018)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 166
Address: Maidstone, St Michael's Church of England Junior School, Douglas Road, ME16 8ER
Head: Mrs Lisa Dicker (Executive Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Head Race to Maidstone, St Michael's Church of England Junior School
St Michael's Church of England Infant School Maidstone
Distance: 0.43 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 25/02/2014)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 120
Address: St Michael's Church of England Infant School Maidstone, Douglas Road, ME16 8ER
Head: Mrs Lisa Dicker (Executive Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Head Race to St Michael's Church of England Infant School Maidstone
Oneschool Global Uk Maidstone Campus
Distance: 0.47 Miles
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected )
Number of Pupils: 214
Address: Oneschool Global Uk Maidstone Campus, Heath Road, Linton, ME17 4HT
Head: Mrs Kathryn Edwards ()
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Head Race to Oneschool Global Uk Maidstone Campus
Oakwood Park Grammar School
Distance: 0.48 Miles
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 10/03/2019)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 1075
Address: Oakwood Park Grammar School, Oakwood Park, ME16 8AH
Head: Mr Kevin Moody (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Head Race to Oakwood Park Grammar School

Nearest Hospitals

The Somerfield Hospital
Address: 63-77 London Road, Maidstone, ME16 0DU,
Independent Sector
Medway NHS Foundation Trust
Distance: 0.96 (miles)
Directions from The Head Race 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: 1.11 (miles)
Directions from The Head Race to Maidstone Hospital
Priority House
Address: Hermitage Lane, Maidstone, ME16 9QQ,
NHS Sector
Kent and Medway NHS and Social Care Partnership Trust
Telephone: 01622 725000
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 1.11 (miles)
Directions from The Head Race to Priority House
Cygnet Hospital Maidstone
Address:
NHS Sector
Cygnet Health Care Limited
Distance: 2.68 (miles)
Directions from The Head Race to Cygnet Hospital Maidstone

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near The Head Race

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in The Head Race
0.36 Dental Surgery 125 Tonbridge Road ME16 8JS
0.36 Sunbury Dental Practice Tonbridge Road ME16 8JS
0.73 Dental Surgery 372 Tonbridge Road ME16 8TR
0.79 Dental Surgery 117 Old Tovil Road ME15 6QE
0.86 Longford Dental Centre 25 Postley Road ME15 6TP

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near The Head Race

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near The Head Race
0.52 The Surgery 54-56 Tonbridge Road ME16 8SE
0.68 The Vine Medical Centre 13 Tonbridge Road ME16 8RL tel:01622 754898
0.70 Bower Mount Medical Practice 1 Bower Mount Road ME16 8AX tel:01622 756721
0.82 Blackthorn Blackthorn Medical Centre, St. Andrews Road, Barming ME16 9AL tel:01622 726277
0.85 The College Practice 50-52 College Road ME15 6SB tel:01622 752345

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near The Head Race

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near The Head Race
0.68 Medipharmacy 13a Tonbridge Road ME16 8RL tel:01622 750785
0.70 Hobbs Pharmacy 1 Bower Mount Road ME16 8AX tel:01622 752523
0.80 Lloydspharmacy 449 Tonbridge Road ME16 9LH
0.84 Your Local Boots Pharmacy 50-52 College Road ME15 6SA tel:01622 674020
1.07 Boots The Chemist 18 Fremlin Walk ME14 1QP tel:01622 663341

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near The Head Race

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near The Head Race
0.99 Tinsons Limited 9 Middle Row ME14 1TG
1.00 Pendleburys Opticians 6 Pudding Lane ME14 1LN
1.01 Specsavers (maidstone) 12 High Street ME14 1HT
1.06 Wilkinsons The Opticians (maidstone) 50 Gabriels Hill ME15 6JJ
1.07 Batemans Opticians (maidstone) 6 Gabriels Hill ME15 6JG

Nearest Libraries

Maidstone Library
St. Faith's Street, Maidstone, ME141LH
Telephone: 08458 247200
Distance: 1.09 Miles
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Directions from The Head Race to Maidstone Library
Centre for Kentish Studies Library
Sessions House, County Hall, Maidstone, ME141XQ
Telephone: 01622 696501
Distance: 1.3 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from The Head Race to Centre for Kentish Studies Library
Allington Library
Castle Road, Allington, Maidstone, ME160PR
Telephone: 01622 683435
Distance: 1.65 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from The Head Race to Allington Library
Shepway Library
17 Northumberland Court, Northumberland Road Shepway, Maidstone, ME157LW
Telephone: 01622 751488
Distance: 1.95 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from The Head Race to Shepway Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Maidstone West Station is 0.69 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 The Head Race 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

East Farleigh Station is 1.02 miles away.

Address: East Farleigh station, Station Road, East Farleigh, Kent, ME15 0JH

East Farleigh is situated on the Medway Valley Line and is managed by Southeastern.

East Farleigh Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from The Head Race to East Farleigh Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Aylesford00:13:00
Beltring00:12:00
Cuxton00:25:00
Halling00:21:00
Maidstone Barracks00:08:00
Maidstone West00:06:00
New Hythe00:15:00
Paddock Wood00:16:00
Snodland00:18:00
Strood (Kent)00:30:00
Tonbridge00:24:30
Wateringbury00:05:00
Yalding00:09:00

Maidstone Barracks Station is 1.02 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 The Head Race 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

Maidstone East Station is 1.23 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 The Head Race 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

Nearest Airports

Biggin Hill Airport is 20.89 miles away Directions from The Head Race to Biggin Hill Airport
London Southend Airport is 22.76 miles away Directions from The Head Race to London Southend Airport
London City Airport is 25.7 miles away Directions from The Head Race to London City Airport
Lydd London Ashford Airport is 28.36 miles away Directions from The Head Race to Lydd London Ashford Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Gravesend Pier is 13.87 miles away

Directions from The Head Race to Gravesend Pier

Tilbury Ferry Terminal is 14.23 miles away

Directions from The Head Race to Tilbury Ferry Terminal

Woolwich Arsenal Pier is 24.6 miles away

Directions from The Head Race to Woolwich Arsenal Pier

Woolwich Ferry South Pier is 24.88 miles away

Directions from The Head Race to Woolwich Ferry South Pier

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Junction: M20 J5/A20 - 2.4 Miles Away

Directions from The Head Race to M20 J5/A20

Junction: M20 J6/A229 - 2.48 Miles Away

Directions from The Head Race to M20 J6/A229

Junction: M20 J7/A249 - 2.65 Miles Away

Directions from The Head Race to M20 J7/A249

Junction: M20 J4/A228 - 4.63 Miles Away

Directions from The Head Race to M20 J4/A228

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Ditton Heritage Centre Ltd
Visitor Centres
Distance: 3.27 (miles)
Directions from The Head Race to Ditton Heritage Centre Ltd
Attraction Name: Go Ape! Tree Top Adventure - Leeds Castle
Country Parks
Distance: 5.23 (miles)
Directions from The Head Race to Go Ape! Tree Top Adventure - Leeds Castle
Attraction Name: Hush Heath
Workplace
Distance: 7.95 (miles)
Directions from The Head Race to Hush Heath
Attraction Name: Bredgar & Wormshill Light Railway
Railways
Distance: 8.17 (miles)
Directions from The Head Race to Bredgar & Wormshill Light Railway