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Kings Acre in Maidstone ME15 8UP

Kings Acre is a Street in the Kent town of Maidstone with the postcode of ME15 8UP and measures approximately 180 metres long.

The average house in Kings Acre sells for £387,600.00

There are 6 other streets named Kings Acre in Great Britain.

Kings Acre 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 Downswood.

Kings Acre has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 24200831 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of Kings Acre is roughly 57.36 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 58.60 and the lowest point being 54.70. A change of 3.90 metres.

Average House Prices for Kings Acre
YearSalesAverage House Price
20182£412,500.
20171£395,000.
20161£418,000.
20151£300,000.

Kings Acre is located within the county of Kent which is in the South East (England) region of the UK. 33.54 miles South East from the centre of London, 2.11 miles South East from the centre of Maidstone, 22.48 miles West from the centre of Canterbury and 33.11 miles South from the centre of Chelmsford.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Kings Acre, ME15 8UP

Sunrise07:24
Sunset18:00

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ME15 8UP

Latest Weather Conditions for Kings Acre, ME15 8UP

Observed at Weather Station:Shoeburyness 17 October 2021 at 08:00 (23.41 miles away)
Current Weather:Sunny day
Temperature and Humidity:13.0°C (88.1%)
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Budget Hotels near Kings Acre Maidstone

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Days Inn Maidstone
Address:Maidstone Service Area, M20 Jct 8, Hollingbourne
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2.21
2: Name:Travelodge Maidstone Central
Address:St Peter's St, Maidstone, ME16 0SR
Telephone:0871 984 6034 Learn More
2.31
3: Name:Travelodge Medway M2
Address:Motorway Junction 4-5, M2, Rainham, Gillingham, ME8 8PQ
Telephone:0871 984 6198 Learn More
5.90
4: Name:Premier Inn Maidstone A26 Wateringbury
Address:103 Tonbridge Road
Telephone: Learn More
6.10
5: Name:Premier Inn Maidstone West Malling
Address:Castle Way
Telephone: Learn More
6.96

Buying a House in Kings Acre? View our Mortgage Examples

Mortgage Calculator for the Lowest Priced Property on Kings Acre
Total Price of Property£300,000
Minimum Deposit£15,000.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£875.00
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£1,501.87
Mortgage Calculator for the Highest Priced Property on Kings Acre
Total Price of Property£475,000
Minimum Deposit£23,750.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£1,385.42
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£2,377.96
Mortgage Calculator for the Average Priced Property on Kings Acre
Total Price of Property£387,600
Minimum Deposit£19,380.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£1,130.50
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£1,940.42

Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Kings Acre above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
57.3654.7058.603.90

Frequently asked Questions for Kings Acre

What Council (Local Authority) is Kings Acre in?

Kings Acre is located within the local authority area of Maidstone Borough Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Kings Acre in?

Kings Acre is located within the area of Downswood Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is Kings Acre in?

Kings Acre is located within the ward of Downswood and Otham.

What County is Kings Acre in?

Kings Acre is located within the ceremonial county of Kent.

What Constituency is Kings Acre in?

Kings Acre is located within the constituency of Faversham and Mid Kent.

What Part of the UK is Kings Acre in?

Kings Acre is located within the South East (England) region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Kings Acre in?

Kings Acre is located within the Kent Council area.

What Police Force area is Kings Acre in?

Kings Acre is located within the Kent Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for Kings Acre

1 Kings Acre, Maidstone, Downswood, ME15 8UP, 14 Kings Acre, Maidstone, Downswood, ME15 8UP,
4 Kings Acre, Maidstone, Downswood, ME15 8UP, 17 Kings Acre, Maidstone, Downswood, ME15 8UP,
5 Kings Acre, Maidstone, Downswood, ME15 8UP, 18 Kings Acre, Maidstone, Downswood, ME15 8UP,
7 Kings Acre, Maidstone, Downswood, ME15 8UP, 22 Kings Acre, Maidstone, Downswood, ME15 8UP,
9 Kings Acre, Maidstone, Downswood, ME15 8UP, 23 Kings Acre, Maidstone, Downswood, ME15 8UP,

Roads that have a Junction with Kings Acre

Road NameJunction Type
Monkdownjunction

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Location Details

Kings Acre
Map showing the location of Kings Acre
Latitude51.258382
Longitude0.564732
OS Easting (X):578934
OS Northing (Y):154205
OS Grid Reference:TQ789542

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Kings Acre

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00123603
ONS Area NameOlder Workers and Retirement
Average Age39.24
Area Population1458.00
Male Population720.00 (49%)
Female Population738.00 (51%)
Benefit Claimants3 (0%)
LSOA Code:E01024350
LSOA Name:Maidstone 015B
SOA Code:5b
SOA Name:Aspiring urban households
MSOA Code:E02005082
MSOA Name:Maidstone 015

Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Bearsted Esso Express
143 Ashford Rd, Bearsted, Maidstone, ME14 4NE
0345 671 9276
Distance: 0.75 Miles
Directions from Kings Acre to Tesco Bearsted Esso Express
Morrisons Maidstone
Sutton Road, Maidstone ME15 9NN
01622 687280
Distance: 1.12 Miles
Directions from Kings Acre to Morrisons Maidstone
Tesco Maidstone Grove Green Superstore
Grovewood Dr North, Weavering, Maidstone, ME14 5TQ
0345 677 9447
Distance: 1.32 Miles
Directions from Kings Acre to Tesco Maidstone Grove Green Superstore
Sainsburys Maidstone Loose Road Local
411 Loose Road, Maidstone, England, ME15 9QB
1622356699
Distance: 1.64 Miles
Directions from Kings Acre to Sainsburys Maidstone Loose Road Local

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01622 - Maidstone
Area Code: 01795 - Sittingbourne

 Broadband Information

Speed Average Speed Median Speed Maximum Speed Next-generation access (NGA) Number of Connections
Less than 2 Mbps 28.6 20 >=30 Y 26

 Recent House Sales in Kings Acre

Address7 Kings Acre, , Kent, ME15 8UP.
Sale DateFri 31 Aug 2018
Sale Price£475,000
Type of PropertyDetached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address9 Kings Acre, , Kent, ME15 8UP.
Sale DateFri 06 Apr 2018
Sale Price£350,000
Type of PropertySemi-Detached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address6 Kings Acre, , Kent, ME15 8UP.
Sale DateThu 31 Aug 2017
Sale Price£395,000
Type of PropertyDetached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address14 Kings Acre, , Kent, ME15 8UP.
Sale DateFri 29 Apr 2016
Sale Price£418,000
Type of PropertyDetached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address17 Kings Acre, , Kent, ME15 8UP.
Sale DateFri 05 Jun 2015
Sale Price£300,000
Type of PropertyDetached
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: Downswood and Otham Ward
Parish: Downswood Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Kent

Nearest Car Parks

Ashford Road Car Park
Ashford Road, Bearsted, Kent
Bearsted
ME14 4DS
Distance: 0.74 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
Willington Street Car Park
Willington Street, Maidstone, Kent
Maidstone
ME15 8JW
Distance: 0.74 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
Northumberland Road Car Park
Northumberland Road, Maidstone, Kent
Maidstone
ME15 7LW
Distance: 0.90 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
Essex Road Car Park
Essex Road, Maidstone, Kent
Maidstone
ME15 7QQ
Distance: 0.97 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown

Nearest Schools

Madginford Primary School
Distance: 0.35 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 18/07/2017)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 647
Address: Madginford Primary School, Egremont Road, Bearsted, ME15 8LH
Head: Mrs Amanda Woolcombe (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Kings Acre to Madginford Primary School
Greenfields Community Primary School
Distance: 0.63 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 17/06/2019)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 368
Address: Greenfields Community Primary School, Oxford Road, Shepway, ME15 8DF
Head: Mr Daniel Andrews (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Kings Acre to Greenfields Community Primary School
Senacre Wood Primary School
Distance: 0.72 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 08/02/2016)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 208
Address: Senacre Wood Primary School, Graveney Road, ME15 8QQ
Head: Mrs Emily Sweeney (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Kings Acre to Senacre Wood Primary School
Thurnham Church of England Infant School
Distance: 0.97 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 21/05/2009)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 271
Address: Thurnham Church of England Infant School, The Landway, Bearsted, ME14 4BL
Head: Mr Christopher James (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Kings Acre to Thurnham Church of England Infant School

Nearest Hospitals

Cygnet Hospital Maidstone
Address:
NHS Sector
Cygnet Health Care Limited
Distance: 1.66 (miles)
Directions from Kings Acre 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: 1.94 (miles)
Directions from Kings Acre to KIMS Hospital
The Somerfield Hospital
Address: 63-77 London Road, Maidstone, ME16 0DU,
Independent Sector
Medway NHS Foundation Trust
Distance: 2.8 (miles)
Directions from Kings Acre 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: 3.65 (miles)
Directions from Kings Acre to Maidstone Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Kings Acre

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Kings Acre
0.67 K2 Smiles Ltd 1 Cavendish Way, Bearsted ME15 8PW
0.71 Dental Surgery 111 Ashford Road, Bearsted ME14 4BT
0.91 Kent Smile Studio 16 Northumberland Court, Northumberland Road ME15 7LW
0.91 Kent Smile Studio 15-16 Northumberland Court, Northumberland Road ME15 7LW
1.08 Uj Patel Imos - Bell Meadow 1 Bell Meadow ME15 9NB

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Kings Acre

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near Kings Acre
0.16 The Spires Chiltern Close, Downswood ME15 8XG tel:01622 862759
0.75 Bearsted Yeoman Lane, Bearsted ME14 4DS tel:01622 737326
0.95 The Medical Centre Group The Medical Practice, 10a Northumberland Court, Northumberland Road ME15 7LN tel:01622 753920
1.15 Mote St. Saviours Surgery, St. Saviours Road ME15 9FL tel:01622 756888
1.16 Dr Sinha Gc Grove Park Surgery, 116 Sutton Road ME15 9AP tel:01622 753211

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Kings Acre

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near Kings Acre
0.14 Spires Pharmacy Flat 4, The Spires, Deringwood Drive, Downswood ME15 8XW tel:01622 862840
0.68 Paydens Ltd 126-128 Ashford Road, Bearsted ME14 4LX tel:01622 737713
0.91 Lloydspharmacy 11-12 Northumberland Court, Northumberland Road, Shepway ME15 7LW
1.12 Morrisons Pharmacy Sutton Road ME15 9NN tel:01622 661750
1.15 Paydens Pharmacy Ips House, Wallis Avenue, Parkwood ME15 9NE

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Kings Acre

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Kings Acre
1.97 Optical Express [maidstone] 310 - 312 Dukes Walk, Chequers Centre ME15 6AT
1.97 Vision Express (maidstone) The Mall ME15 6AS
1.97 Boots Opticians (king Street - Maidstone) 56-62 King Street ME14 1BW
2.02 Wilkinsons The Opticians (maidstone) 50 Gabriels Hill ME15 6JJ
2.06 Batemans Opticians (maidstone) 6 Gabriels Hill ME15 6JG

Nearest Libraries

Madginford Library
Egremont Road, Madginford Bearsted, Maidstone, ME158LH
Telephone: 01622 730631
Distance: 0.42 Miles
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Directions from Kings Acre to Madginford Library
Shepway Library
17 Northumberland Court, Northumberland Road Shepway, Maidstone, ME157LW
Telephone: 01622 751488
Distance: 0.91 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Kings Acre to Shepway Library
Bearsted Library
The Green, Bearsted, Maidstone, ME144DN
Telephone: 01622 739774
Distance: 1.3 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Kings Acre to Bearsted Library
Maidstone Library
St. Faith's Street, Maidstone, ME141LH
Telephone: 08458 247200
Distance: 2.29 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Kings Acre to Maidstone Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Bearsted Station is 1.33 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 Kings Acre 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 2.28 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 Kings Acre 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 East Station is 2.31 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 Kings Acre 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

Maidstone Barracks Station is 2.55 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 Kings Acre 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 22.27 miles away Directions from Kings Acre to London Southend Airport
Biggin Hill Airport is 23.53 miles away Directions from Kings Acre to Biggin Hill Airport
Lydd London Ashford Airport is 26.42 miles away Directions from Kings Acre to Lydd London Ashford Airport
London City Airport is 27.97 miles away Directions from Kings Acre to London City Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Gravesend Pier is 15.47 miles away

Directions from Kings Acre to Gravesend Pier

Tilbury Ferry Terminal is 15.81 miles away

Directions from Kings Acre to Tilbury Ferry Terminal

Folkestone Eurotunnel Terminal is 26.46 miles away

Directions from Kings Acre to Folkestone Eurotunnel Terminal

Woolwich Arsenal Pier is 26.87 miles away

Directions from Kings Acre to Woolwich Arsenal Pier

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Junction: M20 J7/A249 - 2.11 Miles Away

Directions from Kings Acre to M20 J7/A249

Junction: M20 J8/A20 - 2.16 Miles Away

Directions from Kings Acre to M20 J8/A20

Junction: M20 J6/A229 - 3.54 Miles Away

Directions from Kings Acre to M20 J6/A229

Junction: M20 J5/A20 - 4.35 Miles Away

Directions from Kings Acre to M20 J5/A20

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Go Ape! Tree Top Adventure - Leeds Castle
Country Parks
Distance: 2.59 (miles)
Directions from Kings Acre to Go Ape! Tree Top Adventure - Leeds Castle
Attraction Name: Ditton Heritage Centre Ltd
Visitor Centres
Distance: 5.63 (miles)
Directions from Kings Acre to Ditton Heritage Centre Ltd
Attraction Name: Bredgar & Wormshill Light Railway
Railways
Distance: 5.83 (miles)
Directions from Kings Acre to Bredgar & Wormshill Light Railway
Attraction Name: Hush Heath
Workplace
Distance: 7.9 (miles)
Directions from Kings Acre to Hush Heath