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Northdown Close in Lenham ME17 2GR

Northdown Close is a Street in the Kent village of Lenham with the postcode of ME17 2GR and measures approximately 130 metres long.

There are 7 other streets named Northdown Close in Great Britain.

Northdown 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 Lenham.

Northdown Close has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 24202127 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of Northdown Close is roughly 113.20 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 116.00 and the lowest point being 111.80. A change of 4.20 metres.

Northdown Close is located within the county of Kent which is in the South East (England) region of the UK. 40.58 miles South East from the centre of London, 9.37 miles East from the centre of Maidstone, 15.55 miles West from the centre of Canterbury and 36.15 miles South from the centre of Chelmsford.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Northdown Close, ME17 2GR

Sunrise07:23
Sunset17:59

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ME17 2GR

Latest Weather Conditions for Northdown Close, ME17 2GR

Observed at Weather Station:Shoeburyness 17 October 2021 at 06:00 (22.38 miles away)
Current Weather:Clear night
Temperature and Humidity:11.6°C (93.6%)
Wind Direction and Speed:SSW (7 mph)
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Budget Hotels near Northdown Close Lenham

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Premier Inn Ashford North
Address:Maidstone Road
Telephone: Learn More
5.19
2: Name:Days Inn Maidstone
Address:Maidstone Service Area, M20 Jct 8, Hollingbourne
Telephone: Learn More
5.45
3: Name:Premier Inn Ashford - Eureka Park
Address:Eureka Business Park
Telephone: Learn More
7.89
4: Name:Travelodge Ashford
Address:Rutherford Road, Ashford, TN25 4BN
Telephone:0871 984 6004 Learn More
8.01
5: Name:Premier Inn Sittingbourne Kent
Address:Bobbing Corner
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8.02

Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Northdown Close above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
113.20111.80116.004.20

Frequently asked Questions for Northdown Close

What Council (Local Authority) is Northdown Close in?

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

What Parish Council is Northdown Close in?

Northdown Close is located within the area of Lenham Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is Northdown Close in?

Northdown Close is located within the ward of Harrietsham and Lenham.

What County is Northdown Close in?

Northdown Close is located within the ceremonial county of Kent.

What Constituency is Northdown Close in?

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

What Part of the UK is Northdown Close in?

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

What County Council area is Northdown Close in?

Northdown Close is located within the Kent Council area.

What Police Force area is Northdown Close in?

Northdown Close is located within the Kent Police area.

Roads that have a Junction with Northdown Close

Road NameRoad NumberJunction Type
Ashford RoadA20junction

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Location Details

Northdown Close
Map showing the location of Northdown Close
Latitude51.236097
Longitude0.730148
OS Easting (X):590565
OS Northing (Y):152144
OS Grid Reference:TQ906521

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Northdown Close

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00123675
ONS Area NameEstablished Farming Communities
Average Age44.03
Area Population1684.00
Male Population833.00 (49%)
Female Population851.00 (51%)
Benefit Claimants6 (0%)
LSOA Code:E01024362
LSOA Name:Maidstone 011B
SOA Code:2b
SOA Name:Prospering countryside life
MSOA Code:E02005078
MSOA Name:Maidstone 011

Nearest Supermarkets

Sainsburys Headcorn Local
34 High Street, Headcorn, Ashford, England, TN27 9NE
01622 892072
Distance: 6.64 Miles
Directions from Northdown Close to Sainsburys Headcorn Local
Sainsburys Sittingbourne
Avenue of Remembrance, Sittingbourne, England, ME10 4DN
01795 475877
Distance: 7.05 Miles
Directions from Northdown Close to Sainsburys Sittingbourne
Tesco Bearsted Esso Express
143 Ashford Rd, Bearsted, Maidstone, ME14 4NE
0345 671 9276
Distance: 7.09 Miles
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Tesco Canterbury Rd Express
1 Canterbury Rd, Sittingbourne, ME10 4SG
0345 610 6358
Distance: 7.09 Miles
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 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01795 - Sittingbourne
Area Code: 01233 - Ashford (Kent)

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: Harrietsham and Lenham Ward
Parish: Lenham Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Kent

Nearest Car Parks

Maidstone Road Car Park
Maidstone Road, Lenham, Kent
Lenham
ME17 2QH
Distance: 0.60 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
Lenham Station Car Park
Station Approach, Lenham, Kent
Lenham
ME17 2HR
Distance: 0.94 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: 2.52 km (click for directions)
Wheelchair users can use car park equipment at this station unaided
Telephone: 08456036197
Operated by: Meteor Parking Ltd
Rock Hill Road Car Park
Rock Hill Road, Egerton, Kent
Egerton
TN27 9DR
Distance: 2.99 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown

Nearest Schools

Lenham Primary School
Distance: 0.75 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 Northdown Close to Lenham Primary School
The Lenham School
Distance: 0.84 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 Northdown Close to The Lenham School
Platts Heath Primary School
Distance: 2.07 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected 04/07/2018)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 67
Address: Platts Heath Primary School, Headcorn Road, Platts Heath, ME17 2NH
Head: Miss Emma Hickling (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
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Heath Farm School
Distance: 2.25 Miles
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected )
Number of Pupils: 86
Address: Heath Farm School, Heath Farm, Charing Heath, TN27 0AX
Head: Mr Jason Pearn (Headteacher)
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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: 6.81 (miles)
Directions from Northdown Close to Sittingbourne Memorial Hospital
Cygnet Hospital Maidstone
Address:
NHS Sector
Cygnet Health Care Limited
Distance: 8.07 (miles)
Directions from Northdown 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: 8.25 (miles)
Directions from Northdown Close to KIMS Hospital
Faversham Cottage Hospital
Address: Stone Street, Faversham, ME13 8PS,
NHS Sector
Kent Community Health NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01795 562068
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 8.71 (miles)
Directions from Northdown Close to Faversham Cottage Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Northdown Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Northdown Close
0.56 Dental Surgery 4 High Street, Lenham ME17 2QD
6.54 Dental Surgery 25 Station Road, Headcorn TN27 9SB
6.54 Dental Surgery 6 Kings Road, Headcorn TN27 9QU
7.02 Dental Surgery 121 London Road, Teynham ME9 9QJ
7.15 Hilton Dentistry 27a High Street ME10 4AW

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Northdown Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near Northdown Close
0.33 Len Valley Practice Groom Way, Lenham ME17 2QF tel:01622 858341
2.15 The Glebe Medical Centre Church Road, Harrietsham ME17 1AP
3.22 Charing Surgery 1 Surgery Close, Charing TN27 0AW tel:01233 714490
5.92 Langley Horseshoes Lane, Langley ME17 3JY tel:01622 863030
6.14 Sutton Valence Group Practice South Lane, Sutton Valence ME17 3BD tel:01622 842212

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Northdown Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near Northdown Close
0.53 Saxon Warrior Pharmacy The Square, Lenham ME17 2PG
3.22 The Charing Pharmacy Charing Surgery, 1 Surgery Close, Charing TN27 0AW tel:0844 4773040
6.20 Headcorn Pharmacy Grigg Lane, Headcorn TN27 9AA tel:01622 890758
6.81 Memorial Pharmacy Bell Road ME10 4XX tel:01795 435177
7.03 Greenstreet Pharmacy 105 London Road, Teynham ME9 9QL

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Northdown Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Northdown Close
6.66 Headcorn Opticians (gold Optical Ltd) 1 High Street, Headcorn TN27 9NH
7.15 John High Opticians - Sittingbourne 73 High Street ME10 4AW
7.15 W And K Pope Opticians 65 High Street ME10 4AW
7.19 Boots (sittingbourne) 99 High Street ME10 4AJ
7.20 Vision Express (sittingbourne) 38 High Street ME10 4PB

Nearest Libraries

Lenham Library
11 The Limes, The Square Lenham, Maidstone, ME172PQ
Telephone: 01622 859140
Distance: 0.49 Miles
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Charing Library
Market Place, Charing, TN270LR
Telephone: 01233 713177
Distance: 3.32 Miles
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Headcorn Library
King's Road, Maidstone, TN279QT
Telephone: 01622 890566
Distance: 6.57 Miles
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Bearsted Library
The Green, Bearsted, Maidstone, ME144DN
Telephone: 01622 739774
Distance: 7.01 Miles
Visit Website
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Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Lenham Station is 0.97 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 Northdown Close 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 2.57 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 Northdown 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

Charing (Kent) Station is 3.24 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 Northdown Close 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

Hollingbourne Station is 4.86 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 Northdown 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

Nearest Airports

Lydd London Ashford Airport is 21.38 miles away Directions from Northdown Close to Lydd London Ashford Airport
London Southend Airport is 23.03 miles away Directions from Northdown Close to London Southend Airport
Kent International Airport is 28.18 miles away Directions from Northdown Close to Kent International Airport
Biggin Hill Airport is 30.84 miles away Directions from Northdown Close to Biggin Hill Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Folkestone Eurotunnel Terminal is 19.39 miles away

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Tilbury Ferry Terminal is 21.61 miles away

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Dover Western Docks Ferry Terminal is 26.65 miles away

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Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Junction: M20 J8/A20 - 5.39 Miles Away

Directions from Northdown Close to M20 J8/A20

Junction: M2 J5/A249(T)/A249 - 7.11 Miles Away

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

Junction: M20 J9/A20/A251 - 7.92 Miles Away

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Junction: M2 J6/A251 - 8.16 Miles Away

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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Doddington Place Gardens
Gardens
Distance: 4.07 (miles)
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Attraction Name: Bredgar & Wormshill Light Railway
Railways
Distance: 4.48 (miles)
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Attraction Name: Go Ape! Tree Top Adventure - Leeds Castle
Country Parks
Distance: 4.75 (miles)
Directions from Northdown Close to Go Ape! Tree Top Adventure - Leeds Castle
Attraction Name: Sittingbourne's Steam Railway
Railways
Distance: 7.53 (miles)
Directions from Northdown Close to Sittingbourne's Steam Railway