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Ashdown Close Maidstone ME16 8AD

Ashdown Close is a Street in the Kent town of Maidstone with the postcode of ME16 8AD

The local council responsible for Ashdown Close is Maidstone District Council which is a District Council.

Ashdown Close is located within the county of Kent which is in the South East of the UK. 30.8 miles South East from the centre of London, 0.89 miles West from the centre of Maidstone, 25.14 miles West from the centre of Canterbury and 32.08 miles South from the centre of Chelmsford.

Latest Weather Conditions for Ashdown Close

Observed at Weather Station:Gravesend-Broadness 23 January 2018 at 01:00 (15.65 miles away)
Current Weather:Clear night
Temperature and Humidity:8.5°C (74.1%)
Wind Direction and Speed:SSW (9 mph)

Frequently asked Questions for Ashdown Close

What Council (Local Authority) is Ashdown Close in?

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

What Parish Council is Ashdown Close in?

Ashdown Close is in an unparished area.

What Electoral Ward is Ashdown Close in?

Ashdown Close is located within the ward of Heath Ward.

What County is Ashdown Close in?

Ashdown Close is located within the ceremonial county of Kent.

What Constituency is Ashdown Close in?

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

What Region of the UK is Ashdown Close in?

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

What County Council area is Ashdown Close in?

Ashdown Close is located within the Kent County Council area.

What Police Force area is Ashdown Close in?

Ashdown Close is located within the Kent Police Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for Ashdown Close

1 Ashdown Close, Maidstone, Maidstone, ME16 8AD, 11 Ashdown Close, Maidstone, Maidstone, ME16 8AD,
2 Ashdown Close, Maidstone, ME16 8AD, 14 Ashdown Close, Maidstone, ME16 8AD,
2 Ashdown Close, Maidstone, Maidstone, ME16 8AD, 14 Ashdown Close, Maidstone, Maidstone, ME16 8AD,
9 Ashdown Close, Maidstone, ME16 8AD, 18 Ashdown Close, Maidstone, ME16 8AD,
11 Ashdown Close, Maidstone, ME16 8AD, 18 Ashdown Close, Maidstone, Maidstone, ME16 8AD,

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ME16 8AD

House Sales2016 House Sales in Ashdown Close

Address8 Ashdown Close, Maidstone, Kent, ME16 8AD.
Date of SaleFri 11 Nov 2016
Sale Price£395,000
Type of PropertyDetached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold

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Location detailsCar Parks near Ashdown Close

Maidstone West Station Car Park
Station Approach, Maidstone, Kent
Maidstone
ME16 8RJ
Distance: 1.50 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
Lockmeadow Entertainment Centre Car Park
Hart Street, Maidstone, Kent
Maidstone
ME16 8SF
Distance: 1.65 km (click for directions)
Between 6.30pm and 8am: FREE Parking.
Telephone: 01622764410
Operated by: Capital & Regional
Barker Road Car Park
Barker Road, Maidstone, Kent
Maidstone
ME16 8SF
Distance: 1.74 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
Castle Road Car Park
Castle Road, Maidstone, Kent
Maidstone
ME16 0PX
Distance: 1.78 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
Lockmeadow Car Park
Barker Road, Maidstone, Kent
Maidstone
ME16 8LW
Distance: 1.81 km (click for directions)
Charges only apply between 8am and 6.30pm, Monday to Saturday.
Telephone: 01622602377
Operated by: Maidstone Borough Council
Height

Height

The Central point of Ashdown Close is approximately 52 Metres above sea level
Location details

Location Details

Ashdown Close
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Latitude/Longitude: 51.270259790000, 0.50254238900000
OS Reference: 574551.519402, 155376.661107
OS Grid Reference: TQ746554

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Ashdown Close

OS Landranger Map Number: 188
OS Landranger Map Name: Maidstone & The Weald of Kent
OS Landranger Map Number: 178
OS Landranger Map Name: Thames Estuary
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Dialling Code: 01622
Telephone Exchange: MAIDSTONE - NDMAI
Telephone Cabinet: P50
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: 20
Maximum Speed: >=30
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 9

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

Oakwood Park Grammar School

Distance: 0.34 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 981
Address: Oakwood Park, ME16 8AH
Telephone: 01622726683
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Ashdown Close to Oakwood Park Grammar School

St Augustine Academy

Distance: 0.42 Kilometers
Type: Academy Sponsor Led
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 551
Address: Oakwood Road, ME16 8AE
Telephone: 01622752490
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Ashdown Close to St Augustine Academy

Maidstone and Malling Alternative Provision

Distance: 0.47 Kilometers
Type: Pupil Referral Unit
Phase: PRU
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 7
Address: Bower Mount Road, Maidstone, ME16 8AU
Telephone: 01622753772
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Ashdown Close to Maidstone and Malling Alternative Provision

St Simon Stock Catholic School

Distance: 0.52 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 1033
Address: Oakwood Park, ME16 0JP
Telephone: 01622754551
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Ashdown Close to St Simon Stock Catholic 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: 0.87 (km)
Directions from Ashdown 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: 1.34 (km)
Directions from Ashdown Close to Maidstone Hospital

Spire Alexandra Hospital

Address: Impton Lane, Chatham, ME5 9PG,
Independent Sector
Spire Healthcare
Telephone: 01634 687166
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 6.62 (km)
Directions from Ashdown 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: 12.31 (km)
Directions from Ashdown Close to Medway Maritime Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Bower Mount Medical Practice

Address: 1 Bower Mount Road, Maidstone, Kent, ME16 8AX
Telephone: 01622 756721
Distance: 0.49 (km)
Directions from Ashdown Close to Bower Mount Medical Practice

The Vine Medical Centre

Address: The Vine Medical Centre, 13 Tonbridge Road, Maidstone, Kent, ME16 8RL
Telephone: 01622 754898
Distance: 0.87 (km)
Directions from Ashdown Close to The Vine Medical Centre

Kca Shared Care

Address: Mill House, Mill Street, Maidstone, Kent, ME15 6XH
Telephone: 01622 690944
Distance: 1.28 (km)
Directions from Ashdown Close to Kca Shared Care

Blackthorn

Address: Blackthorn Medical Centre, St Andrews Road, Barming, Maidstone, Kent, ME16 9AN
Telephone: 01622 726277
Distance: 1.28 (km)
Directions from Ashdown Close to Blackthorn
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 125 Tonbridge Road, Maidstone, Kent, ME16 8JS
Distance: 0.16 (km)
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Sunbury Dental Practice

Address: Sunbury Dental Practice, 141 Tonbridge Road, Maidstone, Kent, ME16 8JS
Distance: 0.16 (km)
Directions from Ashdown Close to Sunbury Dental Practice

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 372 Tonbridge Road, Maidstone, Kent, ME16 8TR
Distance: 0.98 (km)
Directions from Ashdown Close to Dental Surgery

36a High Street

Address: 36a High Street, Maidstone, Kent, ME14 1JH
Distance: 1.23 (km)
Directions from Ashdown Close to 36a High Street
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Maidstone Library

St. Faith's Street, Maidstone, ME141LH
Telephone: 08458 247200
Distance: 1.36 Kilometres
Visit Website
Directions from Ashdown Close to Maidstone Library

Centre for Kentish Studies Library

Sessions House, County Hall, Maidstone, ME141XQ
Telephone: 01622 696501
Distance: 1.66 Kilometres
Visit Website
Directions from Ashdown Close to Centre for Kentish Studies Library

Allington Library

Castle Road, Allington, Maidstone, ME160PR
Telephone: 01622 683435
Distance: 1.92 Kilometres
Visit Website
Directions from Ashdown Close to Allington Library

Shepway Library

17 Northumberland Court, Northumberland Road Shepway, Maidstone, ME157LW
Telephone: 01622 751488
Distance: 3.57 Kilometres
Visit Website
Directions from Ashdown Close to Shepway Library

Hotels, Guest Houses, Bed & Breakfasts and Places to Stay Near Ashdown Close

Hotels

Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Maidstone West Station is 0.92 Kilometers away

Directions from Ashdown 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 1.1 Kilometers away

Directions from Ashdown 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 1.55 Kilometers away

Directions from Ashdown 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 2.08 Kilometers away

Directions from Ashdown 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 33.32 Kilometers away Directions from Ashdown Close to Biggin Hill Airport
London Southend Airport is 35.97 Kilometers away Directions from Ashdown Close to London Southend Airport
London City Airport is 40.77 Kilometers away Directions from Ashdown Close to London City Airport
Lydd London Ashford Airport is 46.23 Kilometers away Directions from Ashdown Close to Lydd London Ashford Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Gravesend Pier is 21.6 Kilometers away
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Tilbury Ferry Terminal is 22.17 Kilometers away
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Woolwich Arsenal Pier is 39.01 Kilometers away
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Woolwich Ferry South Pier is 39.46 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Ashdown Close is approximately 1.80 miles from the M20

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M20 J5/A20 - 3.15 Km Away
Directions from Ashdown Close to M20 J5/A20
Junction: M20 J6/A229 - 3.3 Km Away
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Junction: M20 J7/A249 - 3.93 Km Away
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Junction: M20 J4/A228 - 6.89 Km Away
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In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Express

300 Tonbridge Road, Maidstone, Kent, ME16 8TG
Distance: 0.78 Kilometres
Directions from Ashdown Close to Tesco Express

Lidl (UK)

The Broadway Shopping Centre, The Broadway, Maidstone, Kent, ME16 8PS
Distance: 0.98 Kilometres
Directions from Ashdown Close to Lidl (UK)

Lidl UK GMBH

Lidl Unit 1A, Farleigh Hill Trading Estate, Farleigh Hill, Tovil, ME15 6RG
Distance: 1.04 Kilometres
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Tesco Stores Ltd

Farleigh Hill, Tovil, Kent, ME15 6RQ
Distance: 1.19 Kilometres
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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Visitor Centres

Attraction Name: Ditton Heritage Centre Ltd
Distance: 4.69 (km)
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Country Parks

Attraction Name: Go Ape! Tree Top Adventure - Leeds Castle
Distance: 8.64 (km)
Directions from Ashdown Close to Go Ape! Tree Top Adventure - Leeds Castle

Railways

Attraction Name: Bredgar & Wormshill Light Railway
Distance: 13.07 (km)
Directions from Ashdown Close to Bredgar & Wormshill Light Railway

Places of Worship

Attraction Name: Rochester Cathedral
Distance: 13.19 (km)
Directions from Ashdown Close to Rochester Cathedral

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
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 01622 602 000
Ward: Heath Ward
Parish: Heath Ward
Ceremonial County: Kent
County Council:
Address:
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 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: E01024367
Ons Area Name:Maidstone 008C
Average Age : 40.05
Population: 1474.00
Male Population: 728.00 (49.39%)
Female Population: 746.00 (50.61%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 17 (1.15%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force: Kent Police
Find a Local Neighbourhood Watch Scheme

Heath ward in Maidstone is an urban area with more than 2,400 households.

Visit Kent Police Website
Policing Links:
Maidstone Borough Council

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