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The Platt in Sutton Valence ME17 3BQ

The Platt is a Street in the Kent village of Sutton Valence with the postcode of ME17 3BQ and measures approximately 77 metres long.

The average house in The Platt sells for £447,666.67

There are 5 other streets named The Platt in Great Britain.

The Platt 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 Sutton Valence.

The Platt has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 24201516 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of The Platt is roughly 79.17 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 81.70 and the lowest point being 77.90. A change of 3.80 metres.

Average House Prices for The Platt
YearSalesAverage House Price
20181£490,000.
20161£458,000.
20151£395,000.

The Platt is located within the county of Kent which is in the South East (England) region of the UK. 36.33 miles South East from the centre of London, 5.26 miles South East from the centre of Maidstone, 21.62 miles West from the centre of Canterbury and 34.41 miles North East from the centre of Lewes.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for The Platt, ME17 3BQ

Sunrise07:24
Sunset18:00

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ME17 3BQ

Latest Weather Conditions for The Platt, ME17 3BQ

Observed at Weather Station:Herstmonceux West End 17 October 2021 at 06:00 (25.30 miles away)
Current Weather:Overcast
Temperature and Humidity:11.2°C (91.6%)
Wind Direction and Speed:SSW (2 mph)
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Budget Hotels near The Platt Sutton Valence

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Days Inn Maidstone
Address:Maidstone Service Area, M20 Jct 8, Hollingbourne
Telephone: Learn More
3.84
2: Name:Travelodge Maidstone Central
Address:St Peter's St, Maidstone, ME16 0SR
Telephone:0871 984 6034 Learn More
5.37
3: Name:Premier Inn Maidstone A26 Wateringbury
Address:103 Tonbridge Road
Telephone: Learn More
7.97
4: Name:Travelodge Medway M2
Address:Motorway Junction 4-5, M2, Rainham, Gillingham, ME8 8PQ
Telephone:0871 984 6198 Learn More
8.81
5: Name:Premier Inn Ashford North
Address:Maidstone Road
Telephone: Learn More
9.82

Buying a House in The Platt? View our Mortgage Examples

Mortgage Calculator for the Lowest Priced Property on The Platt
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
Mortgage Calculator for the Highest Priced Property on The Platt
Total Price of Property£490,000
Minimum Deposit£24,500.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£1,429.17
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£2,453.06
Mortgage Calculator for the Average Priced Property on The Platt
Total Price of Property£447,667
Minimum Deposit£22,383.33
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£1,305.69
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£2,241.12

Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of The Platt above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
79.1777.9081.703.80

Frequently asked Questions for The Platt

What Council (Local Authority) is The Platt in?

The Platt is located within the local authority area of Maidstone Borough Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is The Platt in?

The Platt is located within the area of Sutton Valence Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is The Platt in?

The Platt is located within the ward of Sutton Valence and Langley.

What County is The Platt in?

The Platt is located within the ceremonial county of Kent.

What Constituency is The Platt in?

The Platt is located within the constituency of Faversham and Mid Kent.

What Part of the UK is The Platt in?

The Platt is located within the South East (England) region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is The Platt in?

The Platt is located within the Kent Council area.

What Police Force area is The Platt in?

The Platt is located within the Kent Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for The Platt

4 The Platt, Maidstone, Sutton Valence, ME17 3BQ, 8 The Platt, Maidstone, Sutton Valence, ME17 3BQ,
5 The Platt, Maidstone, Sutton Valence, ME17 3BQ, 10 The Platt, Maidstone, Sutton Valence, ME17 3BQ,
6 The Platt, Maidstone, Sutton Valence, ME17 3BQ, 11 The Platt, Maidstone, Sutton Valence, ME17 3BQ,

Roads that have a Junction with The Platt

Road NameJunction Type
South Lanejunction

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Location Details

The Platt
Map showing the location of The Platt
Latitude51.212437
Longitude0.595002
OS Easting (X):581226
OS Northing (Y):149172
OS Grid Reference:TQ812492

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for The Platt

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00123917
ONS Area NameSelf-Sufficient Retirement
Average Age39.30
Area Population1288.00
Male Population673.00 (52%)
Female Population615.00 (48%)
Benefit Claimants3 (0%)
LSOA Code:E01024411
LSOA Name:Maidstone 017D
SOA Code:2a
SOA Name:Ageing rural neighbourhoods
MSOA Code:E02005084
MSOA Name:Maidstone 017

Nearest Supermarkets

Morrisons Maidstone
Sutton Road, Maidstone ME15 9NN
01622 687280
Distance: 3.14 Miles
Directions from The Platt to Morrisons Maidstone
Sainsburys Headcorn Local
34 High Street, Headcorn, Ashford, England, TN27 9NE
01622 892072
Distance: 3.32 Miles
Directions from The Platt to Sainsburys Headcorn Local
Tesco Bearsted Esso Express
143 Ashford Rd, Bearsted, Maidstone, ME14 4NE
0345 671 9276
Distance: 3.92 Miles
Directions from The Platt to Tesco Bearsted Esso Express
Sainsburys Maidstone Loose Road Local
411 Loose Road, Maidstone, England, ME15 9QB
1622356699
Distance: 4.04 Miles
Directions from The Platt to Sainsburys Maidstone Loose Road Local

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01622 - Maidstone
Area Code: 01580 - Cranbrook

 Broadband Information

Speed Average Speed Median Speed Maximum Speed Next-generation access (NGA) Number of Connections
Less than 2 Mbps 13.7 15.2 22.2 N 14

 Recent House Sales in The Platt

Address1 The Platt, , Kent, ME17 3BQ.
Sale DateWed 01 Aug 2018
Sale Price£490,000
Type of PropertyDetached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address5 The Platt, , Kent, ME17 3BQ.
Sale DateTue 05 Jul 2016
Sale Price£458,000
Type of PropertyDetached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address8 The Platt, , Kent, ME17 3BQ.
Sale DateThu 22 Oct 2015
Sale Price£395,000
Type of PropertyDetached
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 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: Sutton Valence and Langley Ward
Parish: Sutton Valence Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Kent

Nearest Car Parks

Parkwood Car Park
Hollingworth Road, Maidstone, Kent
Maidstone
ME15 9JN
Distance: 2.57 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
Lower Street Car Park
Lower Street, Leeds, Kent
Leeds
ME17 1RL
Distance: 2.70 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
Great Water Car Park
Burberry Lane, Leeds, Kent
Leeds
ME17 1PL
Distance: 2.75 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01622765400
Operated by: Leeds Castle
Essex Road Car Park
Essex Road, Maidstone, Kent
Maidstone
ME15 7QQ
Distance: 3.05 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown

Nearest Schools

Sutton Valence School
Distance: 0.16 Miles
Number of Pupils: 819
Address: Sutton Valence School, North Street, Sutton Valence, ME17 3HL
Head: Mr Bruce CW Grindlay (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Platt to Sutton Valence School
Sutton Valence Primary School
Distance: 0.26 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 18/01/2018)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 191
Address: Sutton Valence Primary School, North Street, Sutton Valence, ME17 3HT
Head: Miss Marianne Terry (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Platt to Sutton Valence Primary School
Kingswood Primary School
Distance: 1.99 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 The Platt to Kingswood Primary School
Langley Park Primary Academy
Distance: 2.1 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 The Platt to Langley Park Primary Academy

Nearest Hospitals

Cygnet Hospital Maidstone
Address:
NHS Sector
Cygnet Health Care Limited
Distance: 5.06 (miles)
Directions from The Platt 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: 5.35 (miles)
Directions from The Platt to KIMS Hospital
The Somerfield Hospital
Address: 63-77 London Road, Maidstone, ME16 0DU,
Independent Sector
Medway NHS Foundation Trust
Distance: 5.87 (miles)
Directions from The Platt 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: 6.4 (miles)
Directions from The Platt to Maidstone Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near The Platt

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in The Platt
2.84 Uj Patel Imos - Bell Meadow 1 Bell Meadow ME15 9NB
2.84 Senacre Dental Practice 1 Bell Meadow ME15 9NB
3.19 Dental Surgery 6 Kings Road, Headcorn TN27 9QU
3.43 Dental Surgery 25 Station Road, Headcorn TN27 9SB
3.51 Kent Smile Studio 16 Northumberland Court, Northumberland Road ME15 7LW

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near The Platt

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near The Platt
0.10 Sutton Valence Group Practice South Lane, Sutton Valence ME17 3BD tel:01622 842212
0.29 Cobtree Southways, North Street, Sutton Valence ME17 3HT tel:01622 843800
0.29 Southways North Street, Sutton Valence ME17 3HT
1.69 Langley Horseshoes Lane, Langley ME17 3JY tel:01622 863030
2.68 Wallis Avenue The Surgery, Wallis Avenue, Parkwood ME15 9JJ tel:01622 686963

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near The Platt

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near The Platt
2.50 Lloydspharmacy 2 & 4 Longshaw Road ME15 9JD tel:01622 755587
2.55 Paydens Pharmacy Ips House, Wallis Avenue, Parkwood ME15 9NE
3.14 Morrisons Pharmacy Sutton Road ME15 9NN tel:01622 661750
3.35 Headcorn Pharmacy Grigg Lane, Headcorn TN27 9AA tel:01622 890758
3.51 Lloydspharmacy 11-12 Northumberland Court, Northumberland Road, Shepway ME15 7LW

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near The Platt

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near The Platt
3.28 Headcorn Opticians (gold Optical Ltd) 1 High Street, Headcorn TN27 9NH
4.17 Peter Jones Opticians 5 Church Gate Cottages, High Street, Staplehurst TN12 0AX
5.14 Optical Express [maidstone] 310 - 312 Dukes Walk, Chequers Centre ME15 6AT
5.15 Vision Express (maidstone) The Mall ME15 6AS
5.17 Boots Opticians (king Street - Maidstone) 56-62 King Street ME14 1BW

Nearest Libraries

Headcorn Library
King's Road, Maidstone, TN279QT
Telephone: 01622 890566
Distance: 3.16 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from The Platt to Headcorn Library
Shepway Library
17 Northumberland Court, Northumberland Road Shepway, Maidstone, ME157LW
Telephone: 01622 751488
Distance: 3.51 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from The Platt to Shepway Library
Madginford Library
Egremont Road, Madginford Bearsted, Maidstone, ME158LH
Telephone: 01622 730631
Distance: 3.82 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from The Platt to Madginford Library
Staplehurst Library
The Parade, High Street, Staplehurst, TN120LA
Telephone: 01580 891929
Distance: 4.05 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from The Platt to Staplehurst Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Staplehurst Station is 3.43 miles away.

Address: Staplehurst station, Station Approach, Staplehurst, Kent, TN12 0QR

Staplehurst is situated on the South Eastern Main Line and is managed by Southeastern.

Staplehurst Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from The Platt to Staplehurst Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Ashford International00:24:00
Canterbury West00:47:00
Chartham00:41:00
Chilham00:37:00
Dover Priory00:57:00
Folkestone Central00:44:30
Folkestone West00:41:30
Headcorn00:06:00
London Bridge00:57:00
London Charing Cross01:05:00
London Waterloo East01:01:00
Marden (Kent)00:04:00
Minster01:03:00
Orpington00:41:00
Paddock Wood00:10:00
Pluckley00:12:00
Ramsgate01:12:00
Sandling00:36:30
Sevenoaks00:31:00
Sturry00:51:30
Tonbridge00:19:30
Westenhanger00:33:30
Wye00:31:00

Headcorn Station is 3.52 miles away.

Address: Headcorn station, Station Road, Headcorn, Kent, TN27 9SD

Headcorn is situated on the South Eastern Main Line and is managed by Southeastern.

Headcorn Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from The Platt to Headcorn Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Ashford International00:18:00
Canterbury West00:41:00
Chartham00:35:00
Chilham00:31:00
Dover Priory00:51:00
Folkestone Central00:38:30
Folkestone West00:35:30
London Bridge01:02:00
London Charing Cross01:10:00
London Waterloo East01:06:00
Marden (Kent)00:09:00
Minster00:57:00
Orpington00:46:00
Paddock Wood00:15:00
Pluckley00:06:00
Ramsgate01:06:00
Sandling00:30:30
Sevenoaks00:36:00
Staplehurst00:05:00
Sturry00:45:30
Tonbridge00:24:00
Westenhanger00:27:30
Wye00:25:00

Hollingbourne Station is 3.91 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 The Platt 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

Harrietsham Station is 4.03 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 The Platt 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

Nearest Airports

Lydd London Ashford Airport is 23.12 miles away Directions from The Platt to Lydd London Ashford Airport
London Southend Airport is 25.07 miles away Directions from The Platt to London Southend Airport
Biggin Hill Airport is 25.66 miles away Directions from The Platt to Biggin Hill Airport
London City Airport is 30.99 miles away Directions from The Platt to London City Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Gravesend Pier is 18.86 miles away

Directions from The Platt to Gravesend Pier

Tilbury Ferry Terminal is 19.2 miles away

Directions from The Platt to Tilbury Ferry Terminal

Folkestone Eurotunnel Terminal is 24.05 miles away

Directions from The Platt to Folkestone Eurotunnel Terminal

Wallasea Island Ferry Landing is 29.65 miles away

Directions from The Platt to Wallasea Island Ferry Landing

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Junction: M20 J8/A20 - 3.65 Miles Away

Directions from The Platt to M20 J8/A20

Junction: M20 J7/A249 - 5.54 Miles Away

Directions from The Platt to M20 J7/A249

Junction: M20 J6/A229 - 6.91 Miles Away

Directions from The Platt to M20 J6/A229

Junction: M20 J5/A20 - 7.51 Miles Away

Directions from The Platt to M20 J5/A20

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Go Ape! Tree Top Adventure - Leeds Castle
Country Parks
Distance: 3.14 (miles)
Directions from The Platt to Go Ape! Tree Top Adventure - Leeds Castle
Attraction Name: Hush Heath
Workplace
Distance: 5.66 (miles)
Directions from The Platt to Hush Heath
Attraction Name: Standen
Historic Properties
Distance: 6.22 (miles)
Directions from The Platt to Standen
Attraction Name: Sissinghurst Castle Garden
Gardens
Distance: 6.72 (miles)
Directions from The Platt to Sissinghurst Castle Garden