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Amherst Close in Maidstone ME16 0JB

Amherst Close is a Street in the Kent town of Maidstone with the postcode of ME16 0JB and measures approximately 54 metres long.

The average house in Amherst Close sells for £395,000.00

There are 5 other streets named Amherst Close in Great Britain.

Amherst Close 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 .

Amherst Close has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 24200022 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of Amherst Close is roughly 52.55 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 53.70 and the lowest point being 49.10. A change of 4.60 metres.

Average House Prices for Amherst Close
YearSalesAverage House Price
20191£415,000.
20181£385,000.
20161£385,000.

Amherst Close is located within the county of Kent which is in the South East (England) region of the UK. 30.67 miles South East from the centre of London, 0.79 miles West from the centre of Maidstone, 25.04 miles West from the centre of Canterbury and 31.67 miles South from the centre of Chelmsford.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Amherst Close, ME16 0JB

Sunrise07:43
Sunset17:38

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ME16 0JB

Latest Weather Conditions for Amherst Close, ME16 0JB

Observed at Weather Station:Shoeburyness 28 October 2021 at 13:00 (23.76 miles away)
Current Weather:Sunny day
Temperature and Humidity:16.7°C (67.6%)
Wind Direction and Speed:SW (17 mph)
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Budget Hotels near Amherst Close Maidstone

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Travelodge Maidstone Central
Address:St Peter's St, Maidstone, ME16 0SR
Telephone:0871 984 6034 Learn More
0.57
2: Name:Premier Inn Maidstone A26 Wateringbury
Address:103 Tonbridge Road
Telephone: Learn More
3.80
3: Name:Premier Inn Maidstone West Malling
Address:Castle Way
Telephone: Learn More
4.10
4: Name:Premier Inn Maidstone Leybourne
Address:Castle Way
Telephone: Learn More
4.10
5: Name:Days Inn Maidstone
Address:Maidstone Service Area, M20 Jct 8, Hollingbourne
Telephone: Learn More
4.77

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Mortgage Calculator for the Lowest Priced Property on Amherst Close
Total Price of Property£385,000
Minimum Deposit£19,250.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£1,122.92
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£1,927.40
Mortgage Calculator for the Highest Priced Property on Amherst Close
Total Price of Property£415,000
Minimum Deposit£20,750.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£1,210.42
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£2,077.59
Mortgage Calculator for the Average Priced Property on Amherst Close
Total Price of Property£395,000
Minimum Deposit£19,750.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£1,152.08
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£1,977.46

Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Amherst Close above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
52.5549.1053.704.60

Frequently asked Questions for Amherst Close

What Council (Local Authority) is Amherst Close in?

Amherst Close is located within the local authority area of Maidstone Borough Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Amherst Close in?

Amherst Close is in an unparished area.

What Electoral Ward is Amherst Close in?

Amherst Close is located within the ward of Bridge.

What County is Amherst Close in?

Amherst Close is located within the ceremonial county of Kent.

What Constituency is Amherst Close in?

Amherst Close is located within the constituency of Maidstone and The Weald.

What Part of the UK is Amherst Close in?

Amherst Close is located within the South East (England) region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Amherst Close in?

Amherst Close is located within the Kent Council area.

What Police Force area is Amherst Close in?

Amherst Close is located within the Kent Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for Amherst Close

1 Amherst Close, Maidstone, ME16 0JB, 8 Amherst Close, Maidstone, ME16 0JB,
1 Amherst Close, Maidstone, Maidstone, ME16 0JB, 8 Amherst Close, Maidstone, Maidstone, ME16 0JB,
4 Amherst Close, Maidstone, ME16 0JB,

Roads that have a Junction with Amherst Close

Road NameJunction Type
Carisbrooke Drivejunction

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Location Details

Amherst Close
Map showing the location of Amherst Close
Latitude51.276293
Longitude0.504739
OS Easting (X):574681
OS Northing (Y):156052
OS Grid Reference:TQ747561

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Amherst Close

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00123560
ONS Area NameCommunal Retirement
Average Age49.67
Area Population1715.00
Male Population829.00 (48%)
Female Population886.00 (52%)
Benefit Claimants9 (1%)
LSOA Code:E01024341
LSOA Name:Maidstone 003F
SOA Code:8a
SOA Name:Affluent communities
MSOA Code:E02005070
MSOA Name:Maidstone 003

Nearest Supermarkets

Iceland Maidstone Food Warehouse
Unit 1B, London Road Retail Park, Kent, ME16 0DT
01622673659
Distance: 0.25 Miles
Directions from Amherst Close to Iceland Maidstone Food Warehouse
Tesco Maidstone London Rd Express
120 London Rd, Maidstone, ME16 0DJ
0345 026 9282
Distance: 0.46 Miles
Directions from Amherst Close to Tesco Maidstone London Rd Express
Asda Living Maidstone
St Peters Street, Maidstone, ME16 0SR
01622 680540
Distance: 0.56 Miles
Directions from Amherst Close to Asda Living Maidstone
Tesco Maidstone Tonbridge Rd Esso Express
300 Tonbridge Rd, Maidstone, ME16 8TE
0345 677 9474
Distance: 0.72 Miles
Directions from Amherst Close to Tesco Maidstone Tonbridge Rd Esso Express

 Telephone Information

Dialling CodeTelephone ExchangeTelephone CabinetFibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises
01622MAIDSTONE - NDMAIP34FTTC

 Broadband Information

Speed Average Speed Median Speed Maximum Speed Next-generation access (NGA) Number of Connections
Greater than 2 Mbps 6.4 6.8 7 Y 4

 Recent House Sales in Amherst Close

Address4 Amherst Close, Kent, ME16 0JB.
Sale DateFri 08 Feb 2019
Sale Price£415,000
Type of PropertySemi-Detached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address6 Amherst Close, Kent, ME16 0JB.
Sale DateFri 06 Apr 2018
Sale Price£385,000
Type of PropertyDetached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address4 Amherst Close, Kent, ME16 0JB.
Sale DateThu 15 Dec 2016
Sale Price£385,000
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 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: Bridge Ward
Parish: Unparished area
Ceremonial County: Kent

Nearest Car Parks

Maidstone West Station Car Park
Station Approach, Maidstone, Kent
Maidstone
ME16 8RJ
Distance: 0.61 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
Fremlin Walk Shopping Centre Car Park
Fairmeadow, Maidstone, Kent
Maidstone
ME14 1PS
Distance: 0.65 km (click for directions)
Different charges apply for Monday-Friday, Saturdays and Sundays. An evening tariff of £2.00 applies after 7pm every day (must exit before 11.30pm). There is a height restriction of 2.1 metres.
Telephone: 01622356580
Operated by: Fremlin Walk Shopping Centre
Maidstone East Station - North Car Park
Sandling Road, Maidstone, Kent
Maidstone
ME14 1QN
Distance: 0.66 km (click for directions)
Open 24 hours, Monday to Sunday. Weekend prices may differ, check payment machines or on-station publicity for prices. Lowest prices only available for rail users. Free parking for Blue badge holders.
Telephone: 08456036197
Operated by: Meteor Parking Ltd
Medway Street Car Park
Medway Street, Maidstone, Kent
Maidstone
ME14 1JS
Distance: 0.67 km (click for directions)
50p minimum cost for 30 minutes. Maximum stay 4 hours between 08:00 and 18:30. Evening/overnight charge £1.50 between 6.30pm and 8am. Blue Badge holders park free
Telephone: 01622602377
Operated by: Maidstone Borough Council

Nearest Schools

Shernold School
Distance: 0.14 Miles
Number of Pupils: 113
Address: Shernold School, Hill Place, Queens Avenue, ME16 0ER
Head: Mrs Sandra Dinsmore (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Amherst Close to Shernold School
Maidstone and Malling Alternative Provision
Distance: 0.18 Miles
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 08/12/2019)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 1
Address: Maidstone and Malling Alternative Provision, Bower Mount Road, ME16 8AU
Head: Mrs Stacie Smith (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Amherst Close to Maidstone and Malling Alternative Provision
Brunswick House Primary School
Distance: 0.24 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 23/03/2018)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 417
Address: Brunswick House Primary School, Leafy Lane, ME16 0QQ
Head: Mrs Wendy Skinner (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Amherst Close to Brunswick House Primary School
The Maplesden Noakes School
Distance: 0.36 Miles
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 17/10/2013)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 1180
Address: The Maplesden Noakes School, Buckland Road, ME16 0TJ
Head: Mr Richard Owen (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Amherst Close to The Maplesden Noakes School

Nearest Hospitals

The Somerfield Hospital
Address: 63-77 London Road, Maidstone, ME16 0DU,
Independent Sector
Medway NHS Foundation Trust
Distance: 0.14 (miles)
Directions from Amherst Close 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: 0.92 (miles)
Directions from Amherst Close 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: 0.92 (miles)
Directions from Amherst Close to Priority House
KIMS Hospital
Address: Newnham Court Way, Weavering, Maidstone, ME14 5FT,
NHS Sector
KIMS Hospital
Telephone: 01622 237 500
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 2.35 (miles)
Directions from Amherst Close to KIMS Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Amherst Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Amherst Close
0.39 Dental Surgery 92 London Road ME16 0DP
0.52 Dental Surgery 125 Tonbridge Road ME16 8JS
0.52 Sunbury Dental Practice Tonbridge Road ME16 8JS
0.68 36a High Street (dental Surgery) 36a High Street ME14 1JH
0.87 Gabriels Hill Dental Practice 36a Gabriels Hill ME15 6JJ

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Amherst Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near Amherst Close
0.20 Bower Mount Medical Practice 1 Bower Mount Road ME16 8AX tel:01622 756721
0.48 The Surgery 54-56 Tonbridge Road ME16 8SE
0.58 The Vine Medical Centre 13 Tonbridge Road ME16 8RL tel:01622 754898
0.73 College Practice Allington 26 Tichborne Close ME16 0RY
0.82 Brewer Street 4 Brewer Street ME14 1RU tel:01622 755401

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Amherst Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near Amherst Close
0.20 Hobbs Pharmacy 1 Bower Mount Road ME16 8AX tel:01622 752523
0.58 Medipharmacy 13a Tonbridge Road ME16 8RL tel:01622 750785
0.69 Boots The Chemist 18 Fremlin Walk ME14 1QP tel:01622 663341
0.76 Lloydspharmacy 12-13 Mid Kent Shopping Centre, Castle Road ME16 0PU
0.76 Paydens Pharmacy 100 Week Street ME14 1RH

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Amherst Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Amherst Close
0.72 Pendleburys Opticians 6 Pudding Lane ME14 1LN
0.74 Specsavers (maidstone) 12 High Street ME14 1HT
0.75 Tinsons Limited 9 Middle Row ME14 1TG
0.76 Eye 2 Eye Opticians 8 Mid Kent Shopping Centre, Allington ME16 0PU
0.81 Boots Opticians (week Street - Maidstone) 22 Week Street ME14 1RN

Nearest Libraries

Maidstone Library
St. Faith's Street, Maidstone, ME141LH
Telephone: 08458 247200
Distance: 0.66 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Amherst Close to Maidstone Library
Centre for Kentish Studies Library
Sessions House, County Hall, Maidstone, ME141XQ
Telephone: 01622 696501
Distance: 0.78 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Amherst Close to Centre for Kentish Studies Library
Allington Library
Castle Road, Allington, Maidstone, ME160PR
Telephone: 01622 683435
Distance: 0.82 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Amherst Close to Allington Library
Aylesford Library
Community Centre, 25 Forstal Road, Aylesford, Tonbridge, ME207AU
Telephone: 01622 710674
Distance: 2.1 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Amherst Close to Aylesford Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Maidstone Barracks Station is 0.40 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 Amherst Close 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 West Station is 0.62 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 Amherst Close 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 0.72 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 Amherst Close 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

Barming Station is 1.26 miles away.

Address: Barming station, Hermitage Lane, East Barming, Kent, ME16 9NS

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

Barming Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Amherst Close to Barming Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Ashford International00:38:00
Bearsted00:11:00
Borough Green & Wrotham00:13:00
Bromley South00:43:00
Charing (Kent)00:27:00
East Malling00:04:00
Harrietsham00:18:00
Hollingbourne00:15:00
Kemsing00:17:00
Lenham00:22:00
London Victoria01:03:00
Maidstone East00:06:00
Otford00:23:00
St Mary Cray00:35:30
Swanley00:32:00
West Malling00:07:00

Nearest Airports

Biggin Hill Airport is 20.73 miles away Directions from Amherst Close to Biggin Hill Airport
London Southend Airport is 21.95 miles away Directions from Amherst Close to London Southend Airport
London City Airport is 25.16 miles away Directions from Amherst Close to London City Airport
Lydd London Ashford Airport is 29.01 miles away Directions from Amherst Close to Lydd London Ashford Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Gravesend Pier is 13.1 miles away

Directions from Amherst Close to Gravesend Pier

Tilbury Ferry Terminal is 13.45 miles away

Directions from Amherst Close to Tilbury Ferry Terminal

Woolwich Arsenal Pier is 24.07 miles away

Directions from Amherst Close to Woolwich Arsenal Pier

Woolwich Ferry South Pier is 24.35 miles away

Directions from Amherst Close to Woolwich Ferry South Pier

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Junction: M20 J6/A229 - 1.63 Miles Away

Directions from Amherst Close to M20 J6/A229

Junction: M20 J5/A20 - 1.64 Miles Away

Directions from Amherst Close to M20 J5/A20

Junction: M20 J7/A249 - 2.18 Miles Away

Directions from Amherst Close to M20 J7/A249

Junction: M2 J3/A229/A2045 - 4.07 Miles Away

Directions from Amherst Close to M2 J3/A229/A2045

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Ditton Heritage Centre Ltd
Visitor Centres
Distance: 2.76 (miles)
Directions from Amherst Close to Ditton Heritage Centre Ltd
Attraction Name: Go Ape! Tree Top Adventure - Leeds Castle
Country Parks
Distance: 5.39 (miles)
Directions from Amherst Close to Go Ape! Tree Top Adventure - Leeds Castle
Attraction Name: Rochester Cathedral
Places of Worship
Distance: 7.79 (miles)
Directions from Amherst Close to Rochester Cathedral
Attraction Name: Guildhall Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 7.92 (miles)
Directions from Amherst Close to Guildhall Museum