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Wood Close in Ditton ME20 7UB

Wood Close is a Street in the Kent village of Ditton with the postcode of ME20 7UB and measures approximately 227 metres long.

There are 41 other streets named Wood Close in Great Britain.

Wood Close is within the area of Tonbridge and Malling 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 Aylesford.

Wood Close has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 40601501 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of Wood Close is roughly 28.15 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 29.10 and the lowest point being 24.50. A change of 4.60 metres.

Wood Close is located within the county of Kent which is in the South East (England) region of the UK. 28.83 miles South East from the centre of London, 2.61 miles North West from the centre of Maidstone, 26.57 miles West from the centre of Canterbury and 30.58 miles South from the centre of Chelmsford.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Wood Close, ME20 7UB

Sunrise07:26
Sunset17:58

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ME20 7UB

Latest Weather Conditions for Wood Close, ME20 7UB

Observed at Weather Station:Shoeburyness 18 October 2021 at 19:00 (23.87 miles away)
Current Weather:Partly cloudy (night)
Temperature and Humidity:15.1°C (96.8%)
Wind Direction and Speed:S (11 mph)
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Budget Hotels near Wood Close Ditton

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Premier Inn Maidstone West Malling
Address:Castle Way
Telephone: Learn More
2.26
2: Name:Premier Inn Maidstone Leybourne
Address:Castle Way
Telephone: Learn More
2.26
3: Name:Travelodge Maidstone Central
Address:St Peter's St, Maidstone, ME16 0SR
Telephone:0871 984 6034 Learn More
2.41
4: Name:Premier Inn Maidstone A26 Wateringbury
Address:103 Tonbridge Road
Telephone: Learn More
3.22
5: Name:Premier Inn Sevenoaks/Maidstone
Address:London Road
Telephone: Learn More
5.51

Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Wood Close above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
28.1524.5029.104.60

Frequently asked Questions for Wood Close

What Council (Local Authority) is Wood Close in?

Wood Close is located within the local authority area of Tonbridge and Malling Borough Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Wood Close in?

Wood Close is located within the area of Aylesford Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is Wood Close in?

Wood Close is located within the ward of Aylesford South.

What County is Wood Close in?

Wood Close is located within the ceremonial county of Kent.

What Constituency is Wood Close in?

Wood Close is located within the constituency of Chatham and Aylesford.

What Part of the UK is Wood Close in?

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

What County Council area is Wood Close in?

Wood Close is located within the Kent Council area.

What Police Force area is Wood Close in?

Wood Close is located within the Kent Police area.

Roads that have a Junction with Wood Close

Road NameJunction Type
Mills Roadjunction

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Location Details

Wood Close
Map showing the location of Wood Close
Latitude51.291614
Longitude0.469801
OS Easting (X):572188
OS Northing (Y):157673
OS Grid Reference:TQ722577

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Wood Close

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00125474
ONS Area NameComfortable Suburbia
Average Age46.15
Area Population1336.00
Male Population664.00 (50%)
Female Population672.00 (50%)
Benefit Claimants4 (0%)
LSOA Code:E01024718
LSOA Name:Tonbridge and Malling 005B
SOA Code:8b
SOA Name:Ageing suburbanites
MSOA Code:E02005153
MSOA Name:Tonbridge and Malling 005

Nearest Supermarkets

Sainsburys Larkfield
Quarry Wood Industrial Estate, Mills Road, Aylesford, England, ME20 7NA
01622 790223
Distance: 0.21 Miles
Directions from Wood Close to Sainsburys Larkfield
Waitrose Allington Park
Mid-Kent Shopping Centre, Allington Park, Maidstone, Kent, ME16 0PX
01622 752274
Distance: 1.25 Miles
Directions from Wood Close to Waitrose Allington Park
Morrisons Larkfield
New Hythe Lane, Larkfield, Aylesford ME20 6AB
01732 872349
Distance: 1.3 Miles
Directions from Wood Close to Morrisons Larkfield
Tesco Maidstone Hermitage Ln Express
1 Hermitage Walk, Hermitage Ln, Maidstone, ME16 9NZ
0345 675 7063
Distance: 1.47 Miles
Directions from Wood Close to Tesco Maidstone Hermitage Ln Express

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01622 - Maidstone

 Broadband Information

Speed Average Speed Median Speed Maximum Speed Next-generation access (NGA) Number of Connections
Less than 2 Mbps 5 5.5 7.8 Y 11

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Tonbridge and Malling Borough Council
Visit the Council's Website
Gibson Building, Gibson Drive, Kings Hill, West Malling,
Telephone Number: ME19 4LZ
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Chatham and Aylesford
The Member of Parliament is Tracey Crouch
Details for the MP Tracey Crouch on parliament.uk
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In the 2019 General Election Tracey Crouch won with a majority of 18,540 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 71,642
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Aylesford South Ward
Parish: Aylesford Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Kent

Nearest Car Parks

South Aylesford Retail Park Car Park
Mills Road, Maidstone, Kent
Maidstone
ME20 7TP
Distance: 0.11 km (click for directions)
Operated by: The Crown Estate
Premier Parade Car Park
Premier Parade, Aylesford, Kent
Aylesford
ME20 7LW
Distance: 0.54 km (click for directions)
Free of charge car park
Telephone: 01732876370
Operated by: Tonbridge and Malling Borough Council
Barming Station Car Park
Hermitage Lane, Barming, Kent
Barming
ME16 9NS
Distance: 0.60 km (click for directions)
Open 24 hours - Monday to 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
Aylesford Station Car Park
Station Road, Aylesford, Kent
Aylesford
ME20 7LL
Distance: 0.69 km (click for directions)
Open 24 hours. CCTV monitoring, unstaffed. Railway users and Blue badge holders park free.
Telephone: 08450002222
Operated by: Southeastern

Nearest Schools

Aylesford Primary School
Distance: 0.48 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 07/12/2016)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 331
Address: Aylesford Primary School, Teapot Lane, ME20 7JU
Head: Miss Loni Stevens (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Wood Close to Aylesford Primary School
Aylesford School
Distance: 0.5 Miles
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected 11/12/2017)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 719
Address: Aylesford School, Teapot Lane, ME20 7JU
Head: Miss Tanya Kelvie (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Wood Close to Aylesford School
Ditton Infant School
Distance: 0.67 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 16/10/2008)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 160
Address: Ditton Infant School, Pear Tree Avenue, Ditton, ME20 6EB
Head: Claire Lewer (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Wood Close to Ditton Infant School
Ditton Church of England Junior School
Distance: 0.8 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected 01/12/2019)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 242
Address: Ditton Church of England Junior School, New Road, Ditton, ME20 6AE
Head: Miss Alex Coulbault (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Wood Close to Ditton Church of England Junior School

Nearest Hospitals

Maidstone Hospital
Address: Hermitage Lane, Maidstone, ME16 9QQ,
NHS Sector
Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust
Telephone: 01622 729000
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 1.38 (miles)
Directions from Wood Close to Maidstone Hospital
Priority House
Address: Hermitage Lane, Maidstone, ME16 9QQ,
NHS Sector
Kent and Medway NHS and Social Care Partnership Trust
Telephone: 01622 725000
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 1.38 (miles)
Directions from Wood Close to Priority House
The Somerfield Hospital
Address: 63-77 London Road, Maidstone, ME16 0DU,
Independent Sector
Medway NHS Foundation Trust
Distance: 1.9 (miles)
Directions from Wood Close to The Somerfield Hospital
Spire Alexandra Hospital
Address: Impton Lane, Chatham, ME5 9PG,
Independent Sector
Spire Healthcare
Telephone: 01634 687166
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 3.51 (miles)
Directions from Wood Close to Spire Alexandra Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Wood Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Wood Close
0.39 Greenacres Dental Health Centre 67 The Avenue ME20 7LQ
0.55 The Willows Dental Practice 1 Premier Parade ME20 7LN
1.24 Dental Surgery 38 Larkfield Road, Larkfield ME20 6BJ
1.64 Dental Surgery 92 London Road ME16 0DP
1.82 Dental Surgery 372 Tonbridge Road ME16 8TR

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Wood Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near Wood Close
0.35 Aylesford Medical Centre The New Aylesford Surgery, Admiral Moore Drive, Royal British Legion Village ME20 7SE tel:01622 885880
1.21 College Practice Allington 26 Tichborne Close ME16 0RY
1.38 Thornhills Medical Practice Larkfield Health Centre, Martin Square, Larkfield ME20 6QJ tel:01732 849980
1.56 College Practice Barming Marigold Way ME16 0ZJ
1.74 Wateringbury Branch Surgery - Larkfield The George Holding Centre, Chaucer Way, Larkfield ME20 6SS

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Wood Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near Wood Close
0.11 Lloydspharmacy Quarry Wood, Mills Road, Maidstone ME20 7NA tel:01622 790223
0.35 Oaks Pharmacy Admiral Moore Drive, Royal British Legion Village ME20 7SE
1.24 Lloydspharmacy 12-13 Mid Kent Shopping Centre, Castle Road ME16 0PU
1.38 Paydens Pharmacy 12 Martin Square, Larkfield, Ditton ME20 6QJ
1.81 Tesco Pharmacy Lunsford Park, Larkfield ME20 6RJ tel:01622 701449

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Wood Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Wood Close
0.11 Larkfield Specsavers Ltd Sainsburys Supermarkets Ltd, Quarry Wood Industrial Estate, Mills Road ME20 7NA
1.24 Eye 2 Eye Opticians 8 Mid Kent Shopping Centre, Allington ME16 0PU
1.36 Kent Eye Care (opticians) - Larkfield 786 London Road, Larkfield ME20 6BE
1.81 Lunsford Park Extra Lunsford Park, Larkfield ME20 6RJ
2.53 Pendleburys Opticians 6 Pudding Lane ME14 1LN

Nearest Libraries

Aylesford Library
Community Centre, 25 Forstal Road, Aylesford, Tonbridge, ME207AU
Telephone: 01622 710674
Distance: 0.99 Miles
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Directions from Wood Close to Aylesford Library
Allington Library
Castle Road, Allington, Maidstone, ME160PR
Telephone: 01622 683435
Distance: 1.24 Miles
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Directions from Wood Close to Allington Library
Larkfield Library
Martin Square, Larkfield, Maidstone, ME206QW
Telephone: 08458 247200
Distance: 1.43 Miles
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Directions from Wood Close to Larkfield Library
Maidstone Library
St. Faith's Street, Maidstone, ME141LH
Telephone: 08458 247200
Distance: 2.42 Miles
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Directions from Wood Close to Maidstone Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Barming Station is 0.61 miles away.

Address: Barming station, Hermitage Lane, East Barming, Kent, ME16 9NS

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

Barming Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Wood Close to Barming Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Ashford International00:38:00
Bearsted00:11:00
Borough Green & Wrotham00:13:00
Bromley South00:43:00
Charing (Kent)00:27:00
East Malling00:04:00
Harrietsham00:18:00
Hollingbourne00:15:00
Kemsing00:17:00
Lenham00:22:00
London Victoria01:03:00
Maidstone East00:06:00
Otford00:23:00
St Mary Cray00:35:30
Swanley00:32:00
West Malling00:07:00

Aylesford Station is 0.69 miles away.

Address: Aylesford station, Station Road, Aylesford, Kent, ME20 7LL

Aylesford is situated on the Medway Valley Line and is managed by Southeastern.

Aylesford Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Wood Close to Aylesford Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Beltring00:24:00
Cuxton00:12:00
East Farleigh00:12:00
Halling00:08:30
Maidstone Barracks00:05:00
Maidstone West00:09:00
New Hythe00:02:30
Paddock Wood00:28:00
Snodland00:05:30
Strood (Kent)00:17:30
Tonbridge00:36:00
Wateringbury00:17:00
Yalding00:21:00

East Malling Station is 1.38 miles away.

Address: East Malling station, High Street, East Malling, Kent, ME19 6AJ

East Malling is situated on the Maidstone Line and is managed by Southeastern.

East Malling Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Wood Close to East Malling Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Ashford International00:42:00
Barming00:04:00
Bearsted00:15:00
Borough Green & Wrotham00:10:00
Bromley South00:40:00
Canterbury West01:08:00
Charing (Kent)00:31:00
Chartham01:02:00
Chilham00:58:00
Harrietsham00:22:00
Hollingbourne00:19:00
Kemsing00:14:00
Lenham00:26:00
London Victoria00:59:00
Maidstone East00:10:00
Otford00:19:00
St Mary Cray00:32:00
Swanley00:28:00
West Malling00:03:00
Wye00:52:00

New Hythe Station is 1.61 miles away.

Address: New Hythe station, off New Hythe Lane, New Hythe, Kent, ME20 6XJ

New Hythe is situated on the Medway Valley Line and is managed by Southeastern.

New Hythe Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Wood Close to New Hythe Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Aylesford00:03:00
Beltring00:27:00
Cuxton00:10:00
East Farleigh00:15:00
Halling00:06:00
Maidstone Barracks00:08:00
Maidstone West00:12:00
Paddock Wood00:31:00
Snodland00:03:00
Strood (Kent)00:14:30
Tonbridge00:39:00
Wateringbury00:20:00
Yalding00:24:00

Nearest Airports

Biggin Hill Airport is 19.06 miles away Directions from Wood Close to Biggin Hill Airport
London Southend Airport is 21.63 miles away Directions from Wood Close to London Southend Airport
London City Airport is 23.32 miles away Directions from Wood Close to London City Airport
London Gatwick Airport is 28.92 miles away Directions from Wood Close to London Gatwick Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Gravesend Pier is 11.51 miles away

Directions from Wood Close to Gravesend Pier

Tilbury Ferry Terminal is 11.87 miles away

Directions from Wood Close to Tilbury Ferry Terminal

Woolwich Arsenal Pier is 22.23 miles away

Directions from Wood Close to Woolwich Arsenal Pier

Woolwich Ferry South Pier is 22.51 miles away

Directions from Wood Close to Woolwich Ferry South Pier

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Junction: M20 J5/A20 - 0.71 Miles Away

Directions from Wood Close to M20 J5/A20

Junction: M20 J6/A229 - 2.01 Miles Away

Directions from Wood Close to M20 J6/A229

Junction: M20 J4/A228 - 2.27 Miles Away

Directions from Wood Close to M20 J4/A228

Junction: M2 J3/A229/A2045 - 3.47 Miles Away

Directions from Wood Close to M2 J3/A229/A2045

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Ditton Heritage Centre Ltd
Visitor Centres
Distance: 0.94 (miles)
Directions from Wood Close to Ditton Heritage Centre Ltd
Attraction Name: Rochester Cathedral
Places of Worship
Distance: 6.88 (miles)
Directions from Wood Close to Rochester Cathedral
Attraction Name: Cobham Wood and Mausoleum
Historic Properties
Distance: 6.92 (miles)
Directions from Wood Close to Cobham Wood and Mausoleum
Attraction Name: Guildhall Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 7.01 (miles)
Directions from Wood Close to Guildhall Museum