Birch Close in Matfield TN12 7JW

Birch Close is a Street in the Kent village of Matfield with the postcode of TN12 7JW and measures approximately 81 metres long.

There are 136 other streets named Birch Close in Great Britain.

Birch Close is governed by Tunbridge Wells Borough Council Council and the local parish council is Brenchley.

Birch Close is located within the county of Kent which is in the South East (England) region of the UK. 31.63 miles South East from the centre of London, 10.46 miles South West from the centre of Maidstone, 24.87 miles North East from the centre of Lewes and 31.98 miles West from the centre of Canterbury.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Birch Close, TN12 7JW

Sunrise04:49
Sunset21:01

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TN12 7JW

Latest Weather Conditions for Birch Close, TN12 7JW

Observed at Weather Station:Herstmonceux West End 29 May 2020 at 23:00 (18.45 miles away)
Current Weather:Clear night
Temperature and Humidity:11.1°C (78.1%)
Wind Direction and Speed:ENE (7 mph)

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Budget Hotels near Birch Close Matfield

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Premier Inn Tonbridge
Address:Pembury Road
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4.37
2: Name:Travelodge Tunbridge Wells
Address:Mount Ephriam, Tunbridge Wells, TN4 8BU
Telephone:0871 984 6381 Learn More
5.41
3: Name:Premier Inn Tonbridge North
Address:109 London Road
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5.95
4: Name:Premier Inn Maidstone A26 Wateringbury
Address:103 Tonbridge Road
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5: Name:Premier Inn Sevenoaks/Maidstone
Address:London Road
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9.94

Elevation

The Central point of Birch Close is approximately 106 Metres above sea level

Frequently asked Questions for Birch Close

What Council (Local Authority) is Birch Close in?

Birch Close is located within the local authority area of Tunbridge Wells Borough Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Birch Close in?

Birch Close is located within the area of Brenchley Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is Birch Close in?

Birch Close is located within the ward of Brenchley and Horsmonden.

What County is Birch Close in?

Birch Close is located within the ceremonial county of Kent.

What Constituency is Birch Close in?

Birch Close is located within the constituency of Tunbridge Wells.

What Region of the UK is Birch Close in?

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

What County Council area is Birch Close in?

Birch Close is located within the Kent Council area.

What Police Force area is Birch Close in?

Birch Close is located within the Kent Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for Birch Close

Birch Close, Tonbridge, Matfield, TN12 7JW,

Roads that intersect with Birch Close

Map showing the location of Birch Close

Location Details

Birch Close
Latitude51.154970
Longitude0.372136
OS Easting (X):565870
OS Northing (Y):142256
OS Grid Reference:TQ659423

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Birch Close

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00125837
ONS Area NameAgeing Rural Flat Tenants
Average Age44.00
Area Population1682.00
Male Population843.00 (50%)
Female Population839.00 (50%)
Benefit Claimants12 (1%)
LSOA Code:E01024793
LSOA Name:Tunbridge Wells 004A
SOA Code:2b
SOA Name:Prospering countryside life
MSOA Code:E02005165
MSOA Name:Tunbridge Wells 004

Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Paddock Wood Express
14 Commercial Rd, Paddock Wood, Tonbridge, TN12 6EL
0345 026 9418
Distance: 1.95 Miles
Directions from Birch Close to Tesco Paddock Wood Express
Waitrose Paddock Wood
Church Road, Paddock Wood, Kent, TN12 6EX
01892 836647
Distance: 2.01 Miles
Directions from Birch Close to Waitrose Paddock Wood
Tesco Pembury Superstore
Woodsgate Corner, Pembury, Tunbridge Wells, TN2 4NE
0345 677 9531
Distance: 2.69 Miles
Directions from Birch Close to Tesco Pembury Superstore
Asda Tunbridge Wells
Longfield Road, Tunbridge Wells, TN2 3EY
01892 794200
Distance: 3.51 Miles
Directions from Birch Close to Asda Tunbridge Wells

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01892 - Tunbridge Wells
Area Code: 01580 - Cranbrook

 Broadband Information

Speed Average Speed Median Speed Maximum Speed Next-generation access (NGA) Number of Connections
Greater than 2 Mbps 11.2 10 15.4 N 11

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Tunbridge Wells Borough Council
Visit the Council's Website
Town Hall, Civic Way, Royal Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN1 1RS
Send email
Telephone Number: 01892 526 121
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of
The Member of Parliament is Gregory Clark
Details for the MP Gregory Clark on parliament.uk
Details for the MP Gregory Clark on theyworkforyou.com
In the 2019 General Election Gregory Clark won with a majority of 14,645 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 74,823
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Brenchley and Horsmonden Ward
Parish: Brenchley Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Kent
County Council: Kent Council

Nearest Car Parks

Brenchley Car Park
High Street, Brenchley, Kent
Brenchley
TN12 7NQ
Distance: 1.21 km (click for directions)
Free car park
Telephone: 01892554091
Operated by: Tunbridge Wells Borough Council
Memorial Recreation Ground Car Park
Maidstone Road, Paddock Wood, Kent
Paddock Wood
TN12 6EB
Distance: 1.49 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Paddock Wood Town Council
Paddock Wood (East) Car Park
Commercial Road, Paddock Wood, Kent
Paddock Wood
TN12 6EL
Distance: 1.88 km (click for directions)
PayByPhone parking available -Tel 01892 246246, ref 8505. PayByPhone is 20p cheaper than Pay and Display - please see weblink for details. Free for 2hrs, ticket must be displayed. Blue Badge Holders free.
Telephone: 01892554091
Operated by: Tunbridge Wells Borough Council
Paddock Wood (West) Car Park
Station Road, Paddock Wood, Kent
Paddock Wood
TN12 6EL
Distance: 1.89 km (click for directions)
PayByPhone parking available -Tel 01892 246246, ref 8506. PayByPhone is 20p cheaper than Pay and Display - please see weblink for details. Free for 2hrs, ticket must be displayed. Blue Badge Holders free.
Telephone: 01892554091
Operated by: Tunbridge Wells Borough Council

Nearest Schools

Brenchley and Matfield Church of England Primary School
Distance: 0.9 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 20/12/2013)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 179
Address: Brenchley and Matfield Church of England Primary School, Market Heath, Brenchley, TN12 7NY
Head: Miss Jane Mallon (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birch Close to Brenchley and Matfield Church of England Primary School
Mascalls Academy
Distance: 1.24 Miles
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 22/05/2012)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 1269
Address: Mascalls Academy, Maidstone Road, Paddock Wood, TN12 6LT
Head: Mr Will Monk (Principal)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birch Close to Mascalls Academy
Paddock Wood Primary Academy
Distance: 1.75 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 16/12/2011)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Address: Paddock Wood Primary Academy, Old Kent Road, Paddock Wood, TN12 6JE
Head: Mr Scott Opstad (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birch Close to Paddock Wood Primary Academy
Pembury School
Distance: 1.96 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 02/03/2015)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 433
Address: Pembury School, Lower Green Road, Pembury, TN2 4EB
Head: Mrs Hannah Walters (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birch Close to Pembury School

Nearest Hospitals

Tunbridge Wells Hospital at Pembury
Address: Tunbridge Wells Hospital, Pembury, Tunbridge Wells, TN2 4QJ,
NHS Sector
Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust
Telephone: 01892 823535
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 2.84 (miles)
Directions from Birch Close to Tunbridge Wells Hospital at Pembury
Nuffield Health, Tunbridge Wells Hospital
Address: Kingswood Road, Tunbridge Wells, TN2 4UL,
Independent Sector
Nuffield Health
Telephone: 0800 015 5020
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 4.39 (miles)
Directions from Birch Close to Nuffield Health, Tunbridge Wells Hospital
Tonbridge Cottage Hospital
Address: Tonbridge Cottage Hospital, Vauxhall Lane, Tonbridge, TN11 0NE,
NHS Sector
Kent Community Health NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01732 353653
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 4.56 (miles)
Directions from Birch Close to Tonbridge Cottage Hospital
Kent And Sussex Hospital
Address: Mount Ephraim, Tunbridge Wells, TN4 8AT,
Independent Sector
Dartford and Gravesham NHS Trust
Distance: 5.05 (miles)
Directions from Birch Close to Kent And Sussex Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Birch Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Birch Close
0.89 Brenchley & Matfield Dental Prac Brenchley Road, Brenchley TN12 7NY
2.15 Dental Surgery 67 Hastings Road, Pembury TN2 4JS
2.21 Dental Surgery 49 Maidstone Road, Paddock Wood TN12 6DG
4.11 Dental Surgery 20 Clifton Road TN2 3AR
4.77 Calverley Dental Practice 59a Calverley Road TN1 2UY

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Birch Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near
1.19 Howell Surgery High Street, Brenchley TN12 7NQ tel:01892 722007
1.87 Woodlands Health Centre 1-7 Allington Road, Paddock Wood TN12 6AX tel:01892 833331
1.93 Waterfield House Surgery 186 Henwood Green Road, Pembury TN2 4LR tel:01892 825488
2.68 Firethorn Lamberhurst Road, Horsmonden TN12 8LP
3.82 Speldhurst & Greggswood Medical Group 12a Greggs Wood Road TN2 3JL tel:01892 541444

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Birch Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near
1.92 Paddock Wood Pharmacy 12 Commercial Road, Paddock Wood TN12 6EL tel:01892 833203
2.47 Pembury Pharmacy 5 High Street, Pembury TN2 4PH tel:01892 822896
2.69 Heath Pharmacy Maidstone Road, Horsmonden TN12 8JJ tel:01892 722217
3.70 Greggswood Pharmacy 106 Greggs Wood Road TN2 3JG tel:01892 540398
4.00 Field Pharmacy 11 Old Road, East Peckham TN12 5AS tel:01622 871409

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Birch Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Birch Close
1.80 Elaine M Yorwarth Optometrist 70 Commercial Road, Paddock Wood TN12 6DP
1.92 Patrick Duff Opticians 3 Commercial Road, Paddock Wood TN12 6EN
4.75 Eye Concern Ltd 8 Yew Tree Road TN4 0BA
4.75 Eye Concern Ltd 8 Yew Tree Road TN4 0BA
4.81 Boots Opticians (tunbridge Wells) 49 Calverley Road TN1 2TT

Nearest Libraries

Paddock Wood Library
9 Commercial Road, Paddock Wood, TN126EN
Telephone: 08458 247200
Distance: 1.92 Miles
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Directions from Birch Close to Paddock Wood Library
Pembury Library
The Hop House, Henwood Green Road Pembury, Tunbridge Wells, TN24HS
Telephone: 01892 822278
Distance: 1.93 Miles
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Directions from Birch Close to Pembury Library
Sherwood Library
Greggs Wood Road, Sherwood, Tunbridge Wells, TN23JG
Telephone: 01892 537639
Distance: 3.72 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Birch Close to Sherwood Library
East Peckham Library
3 Pound Road, East Peckham, Tonbridge, TN125AU
Telephone: 01622 871050
Distance: 4.01 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Birch Close to East Peckham Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Paddock Wood Station is 2.02 miles away.

Address: Paddock Wood station, Station Approach, Paddock Wood, Kent, TN12 6ER

Paddock Wood is situated on the South Eastern Main Line|Medway Valley Line and is managed by Southeastern.

Paddock Wood Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Birch Close to Paddock Wood Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Ashford International00:33:00
Aylesford00:29:00
Beltring00:04:00
Canterbury West00:56:00
Chartham00:50:30
Chilham00:46:30
Cuxton00:41:00
Deal01:26:00
Dover Priory01:06:00
East Farleigh00:16:00
Folkestone Central00:54:30
Folkestone West00:51:30
Halling00:37:00
Headcorn00:16:00
Hildenborough00:15:00
London Bridge00:47:00
London Cannon Street00:54:00
London Charing Cross00:55:00
London Waterloo East00:51:00
Maidstone Barracks00:24:00
Maidstone West00:22:00
Marden (Kent)00:06:00
Martin Mill01:14:00
Minster01:12:00
New Hythe00:31:00
Orpington00:30:30
Pluckley00:21:00
Ramsgate01:22:00
Sandling00:46:00
Sandwich01:33:00
Sevenoaks00:21:00
Snodland00:34:00
Staplehurst00:10:00
Strood (Kent)00:45:00
Sturry01:01:00
Tonbridge00:09:00
Walmer01:19:00
Wateringbury00:11:00
Westenhanger00:43:00
Wye00:40:00
Yalding00:08:00

Beltring Station is 3.70 miles away.

Address: Beltring station, Beltring Road, Beltring, Kent, TN12 6QH

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

Beltring Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Birch Close to Beltring Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Aylesford00:25:00
Cuxton00:37:00
East Farleigh00:12:00
Halling00:33:00
Maidstone Barracks00:20:00
Maidstone West00:18:00
New Hythe00:27:00
Paddock Wood00:04:00
Snodland00:30:00
Strood (Kent)00:41:30
Tonbridge00:12:30
Wateringbury00:07:00
Yalding00:04:00

High Brooms Station is 4.13 miles away.

Address: High Brooms station, North Farm Road, High Brooms, Kent, TN2 3XE

High Brooms is situated on the Hastings Line and is managed by Southeastern.

High Brooms Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Birch Close to High Brooms Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Battle00:37:00
Chelsfield00:28:00
Crowhurst00:41:00
Etchingham00:25:00
Frant00:09:00
Hastings00:55:00
Hildenborough00:11:30
Knockholt00:25:00
London Bridge00:46:00
London Cannon Street00:52:00
London Charing Cross00:55:00
London Waterloo East00:51:00
New Cross00:43:30
Ore01:02:00
Orpington00:28:00
Robertsbridge00:29:00
Sevenoaks00:19:00
St Leonards Warrior Square00:51:00
Stonegate00:21:00
Tonbridge00:07:00
Tunbridge Wells00:05:00
Wadhurst00:14:00
West St Leonards00:48:00

Frant Station is 4.87 miles away.

Address: Frant station, Bells Yew Green, Frant, East Sussex, TN3 9BJ

Frant is situated on the Hastings Line and is managed by Southeastern.

Frant Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Birch Close to Frant Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Battle00:28:00
Crowhurst00:32:00
Etchingham00:16:00
Hastings00:46:00
High Brooms00:11:00
Hildenborough00:21:00
London Bridge00:55:00
London Charing Cross01:04:00
London Waterloo East01:00:00
Orpington00:38:00
Robertsbridge00:20:00
Sevenoaks00:29:00
St Leonards Warrior Square00:42:00
Stonegate00:11:00
Tonbridge00:18:30
Tunbridge Wells00:07:00
Wadhurst00:05:00
West St Leonards00:39:00

Nearest Airports

Biggin Hill Airport is 19.12 miles away Directions from Birch Close to Biggin Hill Airport
London Gatwick Airport is 23.18 miles away Directions from Birch Close to London Gatwick Airport
London City Airport is 27.87 miles away Directions from Birch Close to London City Airport
Lydd London Ashford Airport is 28.07 miles away Directions from Birch Close to Lydd London Ashford Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Gravesend Pier is 20.09 miles away

Directions from Birch Close to Gravesend Pier

Tilbury Ferry Terminal is 20.44 miles away

Directions from Birch Close to Tilbury Ferry Terminal

Woolwich Arsenal Pier is 26.87 miles away

Directions from Birch Close to Woolwich Arsenal Pier

Woolwich Ferry South Pier is 27.05 miles away

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Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Birch Close is approximately 1.65 miles from the A21

Junction: M26 J2A/A20 - 10.29 Miles Away

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Junction: M20 J3/M26 - 10.53 Miles Away

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Junction: M20 J4/A228 - 10.9 Miles Away

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Junction: M20 J5/A20 - 10.91 Miles Away

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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Bayham Old Abbey
Historic Properties
Distance: 3.62 (miles)
Directions from Birch Close to Bayham Old Abbey
Attraction Name: Scotney Castle
Historic Properties
Distance: 4.57 (miles)
Directions from Birch Close to Scotney Castle
Attraction Name: Spa Valley Railway
Railways
Distance: 5.58 (miles)
Directions from Birch Close to Spa Valley Railway
Attraction Name: Hush Heath
Workplace
Distance: 6.11 (miles)
Directions from Birch Close to Hush Heath