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Farmer Close in Leeds

Farmer Close is a Street in the Kent village of Leeds and measures approximately 63 metres long.

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

Farmer 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 and the local parish council is Leeds.

Farmer Close has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 24200516 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of Farmer Close is roughly 94.10 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 94.40 and the lowest point being 93.50. A change of 0.90 metres.

Farmer Close is located within the county of Kent which is in the South East (England) region of the UK. 35.57 miles South East from the centre of London, 4.14 miles South East from the centre of Maidstone, 20.75 miles West from the centre of Canterbury and 34.27 miles South from the centre of Chelmsford.

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Walking DistancesBlue Circle = 5 Minutes Walk (400 metres)
Green Circle = 10 Minutes Walk (800 metres)
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Sunset and Sunrise times for Farmer Close

Sunrise07:27
Sunset17:55

Latest Weather Conditions for Farmer Close

Observed at Weather Station:Shoeburyness 18 October 2021 at 23:00 (23.41 miles away)
Current Weather:Overcast
Temperature and Humidity:15.9°C (96.2%)
Wind Direction and Speed:SW (10 mph)
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Budget Hotels near Farmer Close Leeds

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Days Inn Maidstone
Address:Maidstone Service Area, M20 Jct 8, Hollingbourne
Telephone: Learn More
1.52
2: Name:Travelodge Maidstone Central
Address:St Peter's St, Maidstone, ME16 0SR
Telephone:0871 984 6034 Learn More
4.33
3: Name:Travelodge Medway M2
Address:Motorway Junction 4-5, M2, Rainham, Gillingham, ME8 8PQ
Telephone:0871 984 6198 Learn More
6.53
4: Name:Premier Inn Maidstone A26 Wateringbury
Address:103 Tonbridge Road
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7.94
5: Name:Premier Inn Rainham Kent
Address:High Street
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8.23
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Farmer Close above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
94.1093.5094.400.90

Frequently asked Questions for Farmer Close

What Council (Local Authority) is Farmer Close in?

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

What Parish Council is Farmer Close in?

Farmer Close is located within the area of Leeds Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is Farmer Close in?

Farmer Close is located within the ward of Leeds.

What County is Farmer Close in?

Farmer Close is located within the ceremonial county of Kent.

What Constituency is Farmer Close in?

Farmer Close is located within the constituency of Faversham and Mid Kent.

What Part of the UK is Farmer Close in?

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

What County Council area is Farmer Close in?

Farmer Close is located within the Kent Council area.

What Police Force area is Farmer Close in?

Farmer Close is located within the Kent Police area.

Roads that have a Junction with Farmer Close

Road NameRoad NumberJunction Type
Upper StreetB2163junction

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Location Details

Farmer Close
Map showing the location of Farmer Close
Latitude51.245214
Longitude0.606648
OS Easting (X):581910
OS Northing (Y):152844
OS Grid Reference:TQ819528

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Farmer Close

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00123743
ONS Area NameAgeing Industrious Workers
Average Age44.70
Area Population2394.00
Male Population1206.00 (50%)
Female Population1188.00 (50%)
Benefit Claimants14 (1%)
LSOA Code:E01024375
LSOA Name:Maidstone 015C
SOA Code:2b
SOA Name:Prospering countryside life
MSOA Code:E02005082
MSOA Name:Maidstone 015

Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Bearsted Esso Express
143 Ashford Rd, Bearsted, Maidstone, ME14 4NE
0345 671 9276
Distance: 2.09 Miles
Directions from Farmer Close to Tesco Bearsted Esso Express
Morrisons Maidstone
Sutton Road, Maidstone ME15 9NN
01622 687280
Distance: 2.58 Miles
Directions from Farmer Close to Morrisons Maidstone
Tesco Maidstone Grove Green Superstore
Grovewood Dr North, Weavering, Maidstone, ME14 5TQ
0345 677 9447
Distance: 3.09 Miles
Directions from Farmer Close to Tesco Maidstone Grove Green Superstore
Sainsburys Maidstone Loose Road Local
411 Loose Road, Maidstone, England, ME15 9QB
1622356699
Distance: 3.45 Miles
Directions from Farmer Close to Sainsburys Maidstone Loose Road Local

 Telephone Information

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

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: Leeds Ward
Parish: Leeds Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Kent

Nearest Car Parks

Lower Street Car Park
Lower Street, Leeds, Kent
Leeds
ME17 1RL
Distance: 0.44 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
Great Water Car Park
Burberry Lane, Leeds, Kent
Leeds
ME17 1PL
Distance: 0.84 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01622765400
Operated by: Leeds Castle
Leeds Castle Car Park
Penfold Hill, Leeds, Kent
Leeds
ME17 1RG
Distance: 0.95 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01622765400
Operated by: Leeds Castle
Hollingbourne Station Car Park
Eyhorne Street, Hollingbourne, Kent
Hollingbourne
ME17 1TX
Distance: 1.65 km (click for directions)
Unstaffed, CCTV monitored. Platform 2 (Down) is via footbridge. Rail users and Blue badge holders park free.
Telephone: 08450002222
Operated by: Southeastern

Nearest Schools

Leeds and Broomfield Church of England Primary School
Distance: 0.44 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 16/11/2016)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 76
Address: Leeds and Broomfield Church of England Primary School, Lower Street, Leeds, ME17 1RL
Head: Ms Emma Hickling (Executive Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Farmer Close to Leeds and Broomfield Church of England Primary School
Kingswood Primary School
Distance: 1.75 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 10/06/2013)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 111
Address: Kingswood Primary School, Cayser Drive, Kingswood, ME17 3QF
Head: Miss Emma Hickling (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Farmer Close to Kingswood Primary School
Hollingbourne Primary School
Distance: 1.79 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 05/03/2012)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 98
Address: Hollingbourne Primary School, Eyhorne Street, Hollingbourne, ME17 1UA
Head: Mrs Helen Bradley-Wyatt (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Farmer Close to Hollingbourne Primary School
Langley Park Primary Academy
Distance: 1.94 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 04/07/2019)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 277
Address: Langley Park Primary Academy, Edmett Way, ME17 3FX
Head: Ms Libby Fidock ()
Directions from Farmer Close to Langley Park Primary Academy

Nearest Hospitals

Cygnet Hospital Maidstone
Address:
NHS Sector
Cygnet Health Care Limited
Distance: 3.29 (miles)
Directions from Farmer Close 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: 3.55 (miles)
Directions from Farmer Close to KIMS Hospital
The Somerfield Hospital
Address: 63-77 London Road, Maidstone, ME16 0DU,
Independent Sector
Medway NHS Foundation Trust
Distance: 4.83 (miles)
Directions from Farmer 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: 5.66 (miles)
Directions from Farmer Close to Maidstone Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Farmer Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Farmer Close
2.12 K2 Smiles Ltd 1 Cavendish Way, Bearsted ME15 8PW
2.21 Dental Surgery 111 Ashford Road, Bearsted ME14 4BT
2.29 Uj Patel Imos - Bell Meadow 1 Bell Meadow ME15 9NB
2.29 Senacre Dental Practice 1 Bell Meadow ME15 9NB
2.69 Kent Smile Studio 16 Northumberland Court, Northumberland Road ME15 7LW

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Farmer Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near Farmer Close
0.82 Langley Horseshoes Lane, Langley ME17 3JY tel:01622 863030
2.14 Cobtree Southways, North Street, Sutton Valence ME17 3HT tel:01622 843800
2.14 Southways North Street, Sutton Valence ME17 3HT
2.14 The Spires Chiltern Close, Downswood ME15 8XG tel:01622 862759
2.15 Bearsted Yeoman Lane, Bearsted ME14 4DS tel:01622 737326

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Farmer Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near Farmer Close
2.03 Paydens Pharmacy Ips House, Wallis Avenue, Parkwood ME15 9NE
2.15 Spires Pharmacy Flat 4, The Spires, Deringwood Drive, Downswood ME15 8XW tel:01622 862840
2.17 Lloydspharmacy 2 & 4 Longshaw Road ME15 9JD tel:01622 755587
2.20 Paydens Ltd 126-128 Ashford Road, Bearsted ME14 4LX tel:01622 737713
2.58 Morrisons Pharmacy Sutton Road ME15 9NN tel:01622 661750

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Farmer Close

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

Nearest Libraries

Madginford Library
Egremont Road, Madginford Bearsted, Maidstone, ME158LH
Telephone: 01622 730631
Distance: 2.24 Miles
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Directions from Farmer Close to Madginford Library
Bearsted Library
The Green, Bearsted, Maidstone, ME144DN
Telephone: 01622 739774
Distance: 2.33 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Farmer Close to Bearsted Library
Shepway Library
17 Northumberland Court, Northumberland Road Shepway, Maidstone, ME157LW
Telephone: 01622 751488
Distance: 2.69 Miles
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Directions from Farmer Close to Shepway Library
Maidstone Library
St. Faith's Street, Maidstone, ME141LH
Telephone: 08458 247200
Distance: 4.31 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Farmer Close to Maidstone Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Hollingbourne Station is 1.66 miles away.

Address: Hollingbourne station, Eythorne Street, Hollingbourne, Kent, ME17 1TX

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

Hollingbourne Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Farmer Close to Hollingbourne Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Ashford International00:24:30
Barming00:15:00
Bearsted00:04:00
Borough Green & Wrotham00:28:00
Bromley South00:58:00
Canterbury West00:53:30
Charing (Kent)00:13:00
Chartham00:47:30
Chilham00:43:30
East Malling00:19:00
Harrietsham00:04:00
Kemsing00:32:00
Lenham00:07:30
London Victoria01:17:30
Maidstone East00:11:00
Otford00:38:00
St Mary Cray00:50:30
Swanley00:47:00
West Malling00:21:00
Wye00:37:30

Bearsted Station is 2.46 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 Farmer Close 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

Harrietsham Station is 2.84 miles away.

Address: Harrietsham station, Station Road, Harriertsham, Kent, ME17 1JA

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

Harrietsham Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Farmer Close to Harrietsham Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Ashford International00:22:00
Barming00:19:00
Bearsted00:08:00
Borough Green & Wrotham00:32:00
Bromley South01:02:00
Canterbury West00:50:30
Charing (Kent)00:09:00
Chartham00:44:30
Chilham00:40:30
East Malling00:23:00
Hollingbourne00:04:00
Kemsing00:36:00
Lenham00:04:00
London Victoria01:21:30
Maidstone East00:15:00
Otford00:42:00
St Mary Cray00:54:30
Swanley00:51:00
West Malling00:25:00
Wye00:34:30

Maidstone West Station is 4.30 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 Farmer 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

Nearest Airports

London Southend Airport is 22.75 miles away Directions from Farmer Close to London Southend Airport
Lydd London Ashford Airport is 24.61 miles away Directions from Farmer Close to Lydd London Ashford Airport
Biggin Hill Airport is 25.5 miles away Directions from Farmer Close to Biggin Hill Airport
London City Airport is 29.96 miles away Directions from Farmer Close to London City Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Gravesend Pier is 17.25 miles away

Directions from Farmer Close to Gravesend Pier

Tilbury Ferry Terminal is 17.59 miles away

Directions from Farmer Close to Tilbury Ferry Terminal

Folkestone Eurotunnel Terminal is 24.43 miles away

Directions from Farmer Close to Folkestone Eurotunnel Terminal

Wallasea Island Ferry Landing is 27.34 miles away

Directions from Farmer Close to Wallasea Island Ferry Landing

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Junction: M20 J8/A20 - 1.33 Miles Away

Directions from Farmer Close to M20 J8/A20

Junction: M20 J7/A249 - 3.79 Miles Away

Directions from Farmer Close to M20 J7/A249

Junction: M20 J6/A229 - 5.44 Miles Away

Directions from Farmer Close to M20 J6/A229

Junction: M2 J5/A249(T)/A249 - 6.33 Miles Away

Directions from Farmer Close to M2 J5/A249(T)/A249

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Go Ape! Tree Top Adventure - Leeds Castle
Country Parks
Distance: 0.98 (miles)
Directions from Farmer Close to Go Ape! Tree Top Adventure - Leeds Castle
Attraction Name: Bredgar & Wormshill Light Railway
Railways
Distance: 4.86 (miles)
Directions from Farmer Close to Bredgar & Wormshill Light Railway
Attraction Name: Ditton Heritage Centre Ltd
Visitor Centres
Distance: 7.66 (miles)
Directions from Farmer Close to Ditton Heritage Centre Ltd
Attraction Name: Hush Heath
Workplace
Distance: 7.8 (miles)
Directions from Farmer Close to Hush Heath