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Ashdown Road near Lenham

Ashdown Road is a Street near the Kent village of Lenham and measures approximately 2,431 metres long.

Ashdown Road crosses the following postcode sectors:

There are 24 other streets named Ashdown Road in Great Britain.

Ashdown Road is within the area of Maidstone District (B) and 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 Wichling.

Ashdown Road has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 24200036 and 24201633 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of Ashdown Road is roughly 165.25 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 189.00 and the lowest point being 106.70. A change of 82.30 metres.

Ashdown Road is located within the county of Kent which is in the South East (England) region of the UK. 39.84 miles South East from the centre of London, 9.1 miles East from the centre of Maidstone, 15.25 miles West from the centre of Canterbury and 34.43 miles South from the centre of Chelmsford.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Ashdown Road

Sunrise07:42
Sunset17:37

Latest Weather Conditions for Ashdown Road

Observed at Weather Station:Shoeburyness 28 October 2021 at 01:00 (20.58 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 Ashdown Road Lenham

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Days Inn Maidstone
Address:Maidstone Service Area, M20 Jct 8, Hollingbourne
Telephone: Learn More
5.09
2: Name:Premier Inn Sittingbourne Kent
Address:Bobbing Corner
Telephone: Learn More
6.22
3: Name:Premier Inn Ashford North
Address:Maidstone Road
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6.54
4: Name:Travelodge Medway M2
Address:Motorway Junction 4-5, M2, Rainham, Gillingham, ME8 8PQ
Telephone:0871 984 6198 Learn More
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5: Name:Premier Inn Rainham Kent
Address:High Street
Telephone: Learn More
8.93
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Ashdown Road above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
165.25106.70189.0082.30

Frequently asked Questions for Ashdown Road

What Council (Local Authority) is Ashdown Road in?

Ashdown Road is located within the local authority area of Maidstone Borough Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Ashdown Road in?

Ashdown Road is located within the area of Wichling Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is Ashdown Road in?

Ashdown Road is located within the ward of North Downs.

What County is Ashdown Road in?

Ashdown Road is located within the ceremonial county of Kent.

What Constituency is Ashdown Road in?

Ashdown Road is located within the constituency of Faversham and Mid Kent.

What Part of the UK is Ashdown Road in?

Ashdown Road is located within the South East (England) region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Ashdown Road in?

Ashdown Road is located within the Kent Council area.

What Police Force area is Ashdown Road in?

Ashdown Road is located within the Kent Police area.

Roads that have a Junction with Ashdown Road

Road NameJunction Type
Faversham Roadjunction
Lone Barn Roadjunction
West Streetjunction

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Location Details

Ashdown Road
Map showing the location of Ashdown Road
Latitude51.262571
Longitude0.731549
OS Easting (X):590553
OS Northing (Y):155091
OS Grid Reference:TQ906551

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Ashdown Road

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  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00123808
ONS Area NameEstablished Farming Communities
Average Age44.95
Area Population2445.00
Male Population1208.00 (49%)
Female Population1237.00 (51%)
Benefit Claimants19 (1%)
LSOA Code:E01024387
LSOA Name:Maidstone 011D
SOA Code:2b
SOA Name:Prospering countryside life
MSOA Code:E02005078
MSOA Name:Maidstone 011

Nearest Supermarkets

Sainsburys Sittingbourne
Avenue of Remembrance, Sittingbourne, England, ME10 4DN
01795 475877
Distance: 5.22 Miles
Directions from Ashdown Road to Sainsburys Sittingbourne
Tesco Canterbury Rd Express
1 Canterbury Rd, Sittingbourne, ME10 4SG
0345 610 6358
Distance: 5.27 Miles
Directions from Ashdown Road to Tesco Canterbury Rd Express
Iceland Sittingbourne
10/14 High Street, Sittingbourne, Kent, ME10 4PD
01795472938
Distance: 5.34 Miles
Directions from Ashdown Road to Iceland Sittingbourne
Iceland Sittingbourne Food Wh
UNIT 2 PRINCES ST. RET.PK, SITTINGBOURNE, KENT, ME10 3HH
01795410021
Distance: 5.51 Miles
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 Telephone Information

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

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
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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: North Downs Ward
Parish: Wichling Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Kent

Nearest Car Parks

Maidstone Road Car Park
Maidstone Road, Lenham, Kent
Lenham
ME17 2QH
Distance: 1.84 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
Lenham Station Car Park
Station Approach, Lenham, Kent
Lenham
ME17 2HR
Distance: 2.19 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
Harrietsham Station Car Park
Station Road, Maidstone, Kent
Maidstone
ME17 1JA
Distance: 2.81 km (click for directions)
Wheelchair users can use car park equipment at this station unaided
Telephone: 08456036197
Operated by: Meteor Parking Ltd
Hither Field Car Park
Hither Field, Charing, Kent
Charing
TN27 0AW
Distance: 4.50 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown

Nearest Schools

The Lenham School
Distance: 1.84 Miles
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 01/12/2019)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 526
Address: The Lenham School, Ham Lane, Lenham, ME17 2LL
Head: Mr Chris Foreman (Head of School)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Ashdown Road to The Lenham School
Milstead and Frinsted Church of England Primary School
Distance: 1.9 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 24/07/2013)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 103
Address: Milstead and Frinsted Church of England Primary School, School Lane, Milstead, ME9 0SJ
Head: Mrs Katherine Baker (Head Teacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Ashdown Road to Milstead and Frinsted Church of England Primary School
Lenham Primary School
Distance: 1.93 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 08/11/2013)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 207
Address: Lenham Primary School, Ham Lane, Lenham, ME17 2LL
Head: Mrs Andrea McCluskey (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Ashdown Road to Lenham Primary School
Harrietsham Church of England Primary School
Distance: 3.18 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 12/12/2013)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 213
Address: Harrietsham Church of England Primary School, West Street, Harrietsham, ME17 1JZ
Head: Ms Linda Oliver (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Ashdown Road to Harrietsham Church of England Primary School

Nearest Hospitals

Sittingbourne Memorial Hospital
Address: Bell Road, Sittingbourne, ME10 4DT,
NHS Sector
Kent Community Health NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01795 418300
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 4.98 (miles)
Directions from Ashdown Road to Sittingbourne Memorial Hospital
Cygnet Hospital Maidstone
Address:
NHS Sector
Cygnet Health Care Limited
Distance: 7.6 (miles)
Directions from Ashdown Road to Cygnet Hospital Maidstone
Faversham Cottage Hospital
Address: Stone Street, Faversham, ME13 8PS,
NHS Sector
Kent Community Health NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01795 562068
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 7.65 (miles)
Directions from Ashdown Road to Faversham Cottage Hospital
KIMS Hospital
Address: Newnham Court Way, Weavering, Maidstone, ME14 5FT,
NHS Sector
KIMS Hospital
Telephone: 01622 237 500
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 7.72 (miles)
Directions from Ashdown Road to KIMS Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Ashdown Road

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Ashdown Road
1.89 Dental Surgery 4 High Street, Lenham ME17 2QD
5.32 Hilton Dentistry 27a High Street ME10 4AW
5.34 Dental Surgery 13 Park Road ME10 1DR
5.37 119a High Street ME10 4AQ
5.37 Dental Surgery 121 London Road, Teynham ME9 9QJ

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Ashdown Road

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near Ashdown Road
1.78 Len Valley Practice Groom Way, Lenham ME17 2QF tel:01622 858341
2.50 The Glebe Medical Centre Church Road, Harrietsham ME17 1AP
4.48 Charing Surgery 1 Surgery Close, Charing TN27 0AW tel:01233 714490
4.98 Memorial Medical Centre Bell Road ME10 4XX tel:01795 477764
5.24 Dr H Beerstecher Practice Canterbury Road Surgery, 111 Canterbury Road ME10 4JA tel:01795 423300

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Ashdown Road

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near Ashdown Road
1.84 Saxon Warrior Pharmacy The Square, Lenham ME17 2PG
4.48 The Charing Pharmacy Charing Surgery, 1 Surgery Close, Charing TN27 0AW tel:0844 4773040
4.98 Memorial Pharmacy Bell Road ME10 4XX tel:01795 435177
5.28 Well Sittingbourne - East Street 85-89 East Street ME10 4BL
5.38 Boots The Chemists 122 High Street ME10 4PL

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Ashdown Road

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Ashdown Road
5.32 John High Opticians - Sittingbourne 73 High Street ME10 4AW
5.32 W And K Pope Opticians 65 High Street ME10 4AW
5.36 Boots (sittingbourne) 99 High Street ME10 4AJ
5.37 Vision Express (sittingbourne) 38 High Street ME10 4PB
5.38 John Frewin Opticians - Sittingbourne 114 High Street ME10 4PL

Nearest Libraries

Lenham Library
11 The Limes, The Square Lenham, Maidstone, ME172PQ
Telephone: 01622 859140
Distance: 1.83 Miles
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Directions from Ashdown Road to Lenham Library
Charing Library
Market Place, Charing, TN270LR
Telephone: 01233 713177
Distance: 4.52 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Ashdown Road to Charing Library
Sittingbourne Library
Central Avenue, Sittingbourne, ME104AH
Telephone: 08458 247200
Distance: 5.28 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Ashdown Road to Sittingbourne Library
Teynham Library
131 London Road, Teynham, Sittingbourne, ME99QJ
Telephone: 01795 521674
Distance: 5.37 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Ashdown Road to Teynham Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Lenham Station is 2.20 miles away.

Address: Lenham station, Station Approach Road, off High Street, Lenham, ME17 2HR

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

Lenham Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Ashdown Road to Lenham Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Ashford International00:18:30
Barming00:22:00
Bearsted00:11:00
Borough Green & Wrotham00:35:00
Bromley South01:05:00
Canterbury West00:46:30
Charing (Kent)00:05:00
Chartham00:40:30
Chilham00:36:30
East Malling00:26:00
Harrietsham00:03:00
Hollingbourne00:07:00
Kemsing00:40:00
London Victoria01:24:30
Maidstone East00:18:00
Otford00:45:00
St Mary Cray00:57:30
Swanley00:54:00
West Malling00:29:00
Wye00:30:30

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 Ashdown Road 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

Hollingbourne Station is 4.49 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 Ashdown Road 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

Charing (Kent) Station is 4.54 miles away.

Address: Charing station, Station Road, Charing, Kent, TN27 0JA

Charing (Kent) is situated on the Maidstone Line and is managed by Southeastern.

Charing (Kent) Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Ashdown Road to Charing (Kent) Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Ashford International00:14:00
Barming00:27:00
Bearsted00:16:00
Borough Green & Wrotham00:40:00
Bromley South01:10:00
Canterbury West00:41:30
Chartham00:35:30
Chilham00:31:30
East Malling00:31:00
Harrietsham00:08:00
Hollingbourne00:12:00
Lenham00:05:00
London Victoria01:29:30
Maidstone East00:23:00
Otford00:50:00
St Mary Cray01:02:30
Swanley00:59:00
West Malling00:34:00
Wye00:25:30

Nearest Airports

London Southend Airport is 21.2 miles away Directions from Ashdown Road to London Southend Airport
Lydd London Ashford Airport is 23.03 miles away Directions from Ashdown Road to Lydd London Ashford Airport
Kent International Airport is 27.68 miles away Directions from Ashdown Road to Kent International Airport
Biggin Hill Airport is 30.55 miles away Directions from Ashdown Road to Biggin Hill Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Gravesend Pier is 20.14 miles away

Directions from Ashdown Road to Gravesend Pier

Folkestone Eurotunnel Terminal is 20.3 miles away

Directions from Ashdown Road to Folkestone Eurotunnel Terminal

Tilbury Ferry Terminal is 20.44 miles away

Directions from Ashdown Road to Tilbury Ferry Terminal

Wallasea Island Ferry Landing is 25.06 miles away

Directions from Ashdown Road to Wallasea Island Ferry Landing

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Junction: M20 J8/A20 - 5.09 Miles Away

Directions from Ashdown Road to M20 J8/A20

Junction: M2 J5/A249(T)/A249 - 5.53 Miles Away

Directions from Ashdown Road to M2 J5/A249(T)/A249

Junction: M2 J6/A251 - 7.27 Miles Away

Directions from Ashdown Road to M2 J6/A251

Junction: M20 J7/A249 - 7.97 Miles Away

Directions from Ashdown Road to M20 J7/A249

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Doddington Place Gardens
Gardens
Distance: 2.76 (miles)
Directions from Ashdown Road to Doddington Place Gardens
Attraction Name: Bredgar & Wormshill Light Railway
Railways
Distance: 2.96 (miles)
Directions from Ashdown Road to Bredgar & Wormshill Light Railway
Attraction Name: Go Ape! Tree Top Adventure - Leeds Castle
Country Parks
Distance: 4.68 (miles)
Directions from Ashdown Road to Go Ape! Tree Top Adventure - Leeds Castle
Attraction Name: Sittingbourne's Steam Railway
Railways
Distance: 5.7 (miles)
Directions from Ashdown Road to Sittingbourne's Steam Railway