Abbey Close

Postcode: MK42 9XX

Abbey Close is a street in the settlement of Bedford governed by Elstow Civil Parish council which is within the electoral area of Elstow and Stewartby Ward in the administration area of Bedford Council located in the Eastern Euro Region of the UK.

Abbey Close is located 45.21 miles North from the centre of London, 1.59 miles South from the centre of Bedford, 13.18 miles North East from the centre of Milton Keynes and 16.42 miles North from the centre of Luton.

Road Name:Abbey Close
Road Type:unclassified
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Postcodes for Abbey Close

MK42 9XX
Height

Height

The Central point of Abbey Close is approximately 33 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Dialling Code: 01234
Telephone Exchange: BEDFORD TOWN - SMBF
Telephone Cabinet: P52
Fibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises: FTTC
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Less than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 2.2
Median Speed: 2.7
Maximum Speed: 2.8
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 6
water

Water and Drainage Details

Anglian Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Abbey Close

6 Abbey Close
Sale Price: £190,000
Sale Date: 04/04/2014
1 Abbey Close
Sale Price: £34,000
Sale Date: 28/06/1999
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

Camestone Lower School

Distance: 0.97 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 288
Address: Jowitt Avenue, Kempston, MK42 8NW
Telephone: 01234855587
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Abbey Close to Camestone Lower School

Daubeney Academy

Distance: 1.01 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 450
Address: Orchard Street, Kempston, MK42 7PS
Telephone: 01234400111
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Abbey Close to Daubeney Academy

Springfield Lower School

Distance: 1.1 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 338
Address: Orchard Street, Kempston, MK42 7LJ
Telephone: 01234306000
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Abbey Close to Springfield Lower School

Cherry Trees Nursery School

Distance: 1.11 Kilometers
Type: LA Nursery School
Phase: Nursery
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 163
Address: Hawkins Road, MK42 9LS
Telephone: 01234354788
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Abbey Close to Cherry Trees Nursery School
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Bedford Hospital South Wing

Address: South Wing, Kempston Road, Bedford, MK42 9DJ,
NHS Sector
Bedford Hospital NHS Trust
Telephone: 01234 355 122
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Distance: 1.54 (km)
Directions from Abbey Close to Bedford Hospital South Wing

Moorfields At Bedford Hospital

Address: Kempston Road, Bedford, MK42 9DJ,
NHS Sector
Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Distance: 1.54 (km)
Directions from Abbey Close to Moorfields At Bedford Hospital

Weller Wing

Address: Kempston Road,
NHS Sector
South Essex Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0300 123 0808
Distance: 1.54 (km)
Directions from Abbey Close to Weller Wing

Fountains Court (Mental Health Services)

Address: 3 Kimbolton Road, Bedford, MK40 2NR,
NHS Sector
South Essex Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0300 123 0808
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Distance: 2.85 (km)
Directions from Abbey Close to Fountains Court (Mental Health Services)
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Phoenix Primary Care Ltd

Address: The Victoria Rd Med Pract, 10 Victoria Road, Bedford, Bedfordshire, MK42 9JS
Telephone: 01234 353966
Distance: 1.4 (km)
Directions from Abbey Close to Phoenix Primary Care Ltd

Cater Street Surgery

Address: The Surgery, 1 Cater Street, Kempston, Bedford, MK42 8DR
Telephone: 01234 849090
Distance: 1.45 (km)
Directions from Abbey Close to Cater Street Surgery

Bedford Ooh

Address: Bedford Hospital, Kempston Road, Bedford, MK42 9DJ
Telephone: 01234 792138
Distance: 1.48 (km)
Directions from Abbey Close to Bedford Ooh

Complex Care Team (bedoc)

Address: Simon Whitbread House, Bedford Hosp, Kempston Rd, Bedford, MK42 9DJ
Telephone: 01234 355122
Distance: 1.48 (km)
Directions from Abbey Close to Complex Care Team (bedoc)
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

London Road Health Centre

Address: London Road Health Centre, 84 - 86 London Road, Bedford, Bedfordshire, MK42 0NT
Distance: 1.5 (km)
Directions from Abbey Close to London Road Health Centre

Kempston Dental Practice

Address: Kempston Dental Practice, 212 Bedford Road, Kempston, Bedford, Bedfordshire, MK42 8BL
Distance: 1.66 (km)
Directions from Abbey Close to Kempston Dental Practice

U H P the Dental Practice

Address: U H P the Dental Practice, 176 Bedford Road, Kempston, Bedford, Bedfordshire, MK42 8BL
Distance: 1.66 (km)
Directions from Abbey Close to U H P the Dental Practice

Kempston Clinic

Address: Kempston Clinic, Halsey Road, Kempston, Bedford, Bedfordshire, MK42 8AU
Distance: 1.71 (km)
Directions from Abbey Close to Kempston Clinic
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Kempston Library

Halsey Road, Kempston, Bedford, MK428AU
Telephone: 01234 276453
Distance: 1.7 Kilometres
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Directions from Abbey Close to Kempston Library

Bedford Central Library

Harpur Street, Bedford, MK401PG
Telephone: 01234 718178
Distance: 2.38 Kilometres
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Directions from Abbey Close to Bedford Central Library

Bedford Prison Library

St Loyes Street, Bedford, MK401HG
Telephone:
Distance: 2.65 Kilometres
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Wootton Library

Lorraine Rd, Wootton, MK439LH
Telephone: 01234 766 061
Distance: 4.38 Kilometres
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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Bedford St.Johns Station is 1.63 Kilometers away

Directions from Abbey Close to Bedford St.Johns

Bedford St.Johns station is operated by London Midland Trains in the Bedford area on the Bletchley - Bedford stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Aspley Guise • Bedford Midland • Bletchley • Bow Brickhill • Fenny Stratford • Kempston Hardwick • Lidlington • Millbrook (Bedfordshire) • Ridgmont • Stewartby • Woburn Sands

Bedford Midland Station is 2.43 Kilometers away

Directions from Abbey Close to Bedford Midland

Bedford Midland station is operated by Govia Thameslink Railway in the Bedford area on the St Pancras - Bedford stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Aspley Guise • Balcombe • Bat & Ball • Beckenham Hill • Beckenham Junction • Bedford St.Johns • Beeston • Bellingham • Bickley • Blackfriars • Bletchley • Bow Brickhill • Brighton • Bromley South • Burgess Hill • Carshalton • Catford • Chesterfield • City Thameslink • Collingham • Corby • Coulsdon South • Cricklewood • Crofton Park • Denmark Hill • Derby • East Croydon • East Midlands Parkway • Elephant & Castle • Elstree & Borehamwood • Eynsford • Farringdon • Fenny Stratford • Flitwick • Gatwick Airport • Hackbridge • Harlington • Harpenden • Hassocks • Haydons Road • Haywards Heath • Hendon • Herne Hill • Kempston Hardwick • Kent House • Kentish Town • Kettering • Leagrave • Leeds • Leicester • Lidlington • Lincoln Central • Long Eaton • Loughborough • Loughborough Junction • Lowdham • Luton • Luton Airport Parkway • Market Harborough • Melton Mowbray • Merstham • Mill Hill Broadway • Millbrook (Bedfordshire) • Mitcham Eastfields • Mitcham Junction • Morden South • Newark Castle • Nottingham • Nunhead • Oakham • Orpington • Otford • Peckham Rye • Penge East • Petts Wood • Preston Park • Purley • Radlett • Ravensbourne • Redhill • Ridgmont • Sevenoaks • Sheffield • Shoreham (Kent) • Shortlands • South Merton • St.Albans City • St.Helier • St.Mary Cray • St.Pancras • Stewartby • Streatham • Sutton (Surrey) • Sutton Common • Swanley • Sydenham Hill • Three Bridges • Tooting • Tulse Hill • Wakefield Westgate • Wellingborough • West Dulwich • West Hampstead Thameslink • West Sutton • Wimbledon • Wimbledon Chase • Wivelsfield • Woburn Sands

Kempston Hardwick Station is 3.4 Kilometers away

Directions from Abbey Close to Kempston Hardwick

Kempston Hardwick station is operated by London Midland Trains in the Mid Bedfordshire area on the Bletchley - Bedford stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Aspley Guise • Bedford Midland • Bedford St.Johns • Bletchley • Bow Brickhill • Fenny Stratford • Lidlington • Millbrook (Bedfordshire) • Ridgmont • Stewartby • Woburn Sands

Stewartby Station is 6.14 Kilometers away

Directions from Abbey Close to Stewartby

Stewartby station is operated by London Midland Trains in the Mid Bedfordshire area on the Bletchley - Bedford stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Aspley Guise • Bedford Midland • Bedford St.Johns • Bletchley • Bow Brickhill • Fenny Stratford • Kempston Hardwick • Lidlington • Millbrook (Bedfordshire) • Ridgmont • Woburn Sands

Airports

Nearest Airports

London Luton Airport is 26.92 Kilometers away Directions from Abbey Close to London Luton Airport
Cambridge Airport is 45.15 Kilometers away Directions from Abbey Close to Cambridge Airport
London Stansted Airport is 55.87 Kilometers away Directions from Abbey Close to London Stansted Airport
London Oxford Airport is 65.59 Kilometers away Directions from Abbey Close to London Oxford Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Kew Pier is 70.98 Kilometers away
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Savoy Pier is 71.53 Kilometers away
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Embankment Pier is 71.64 Kilometers away
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Blackfriars Pier is 71.65 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Abbey Close is approximately 0.46 miles from the A421

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M1 J13/A421(T)/A421/A507 - 13.38 Km Away
Directions from Abbey Close to M1 J13/A421(T)/A421/A507
Junction: M1 J14/A509 - 16.88 Km Away
Directions from Abbey Close to M1 J14/A509
Junction: M1 J12/A5120 - 17.77 Km Away
Directions from Abbey Close to M1 J12/A5120
Junction: A1(M) J10/A1(T)/A507 - 21.44 Km Away
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In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Express

13 Beauvais Square, Shortstown, Bedford, MK42 0GE
Distance: 0.34 Kilometres
Directions from Abbey Close to Tesco Express

Morrisons

Morrisons, Ampthill Road, Bedford, MK42 9JP
Distance: 1.26 Kilometres
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Morrisons Service Station Shop

Morrisons, Ampthill Road, Bedford, MK42 9JP
Distance: 1.26 Kilometres
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Tesco Express

Morrisons, Ampthill Road, Bedford, MK42 9JP203-207 Bedford Road, Kempston, Bedford, MK42 8DD
Distance: 1.59 Kilometres
Directions from Abbey Close to Tesco Express

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Museum

Attraction Name: Elstow Moot Hall Museum
Distance: 1.47 (km)
Directions from Abbey Close to Elstow Moot Hall Museum

Country Park

Attraction Name: Priory Country Park Visitor Centre
Distance: 2.91 (km)
Directions from Abbey Close to Priory Country Park Visitor Centre

Museum

Attraction Name: Bedford Museum, Bunyan Meeting House and Bunyan Museum
Distance: 2.97 (km)
Directions from Abbey Close to Bedford Museum, Bunyan Meeting House and Bunyan Museum

Craft Centre

Attraction Name: Pogs Crafts
Distance: 2.99 (km)
Directions from Abbey Close to Pogs Crafts

Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Bedford
Visit the Council's Website
Bedford Borough Council
Borough Hall
Cauldwell Street
Bedford
MK42 9AP
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 01234 267422
Within the electoral area of Elstow and Stewartby Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Mid Bedfordshire
The Member of Parliament is Nadine Dorries
Details for the MP Nadine Dorries on parliament.uk
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In the 2017 General Election Nadine Dorries won with a majority of 20983 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 84161
Within the area of Elstow Civil Parish Council
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01017550
Ons Area Name:Bedford 019E
Average Age : 36.94
Population: 2702.00
Male Population: 1321.00 (48.89%)
Female Population: 1381.00 (51.11%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 26 (0.96%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
Find a Local Neighbourhood Watch Scheme

Welcome to the Walton Neighbourhood Policing Team pages.

We are committed to making your neighbourhood a safer place to live, work and visit and will work with the community and our partners to tackle local problems.

Walton is part of the Tendring district and covers areas including Homelands and Walton.

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Policing Links:
Neighbourhood Watch
Victim Support
Tendring Crime & Disorder Reduction Partnership
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Recent Crime in the Area

Violent-crime29
Public-order4
Vehicle-crime12
Other-theft25
Criminal-damage-arson33
Shoplifting18
Bicycle-theft5
Burglary1
Theft-from-the-person1
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location details

Location Details

Abbey Close

OS Reference: 504825, 247397
OS Grid Reference: TL048474
Latitude and Longitude: 52.114533732371, -0.46896212933842
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 56.4073 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Abbey Close

Map Number: 153
Map Name: Bedford & Huntingdon
Elstow
Bedford
South East
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