Acorn Close

Postcode: WN7 3HZ

Acorn Close is a street in the settlement of Atherton which is within the electoral area of Leigh South Ward in the administration area of Wigan District Council located in the North West Euro Region of the UK.

Acorn Close is located 170.8 miles North West from the centre of London, 11.26 miles West from the centre of Manchester, 20.15 miles East from the centre of Liverpool and 25.67 miles North East from the centre of Chester.

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WN7 3HZ
nearest tide point and watercourse

Tides and Rivers

Acorn Close is approximately 12.0047 kilometres from the tidal high water mark which could be coastline or a tidal river (click to view nearest high tide point in Google Maps) and is 20 metres above sea level

The nearest significant watercourse to Acorn Close is a river called Pennington Brook which is approximately 0.0703324 kilometres away
Height

Height

The Central point of Acorn Close is approximately 20 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Area Code: 01942 - Wigan
Area Code: 01925 - Warrington
Area Code: 01204 - Bolton
Area Code: 01744 - St Helens
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Greater than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 24
Median Speed: 20
Maximum Speed: >=30
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 5
water

Water and Drainage Details

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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Acorn Close

5 Acorn Close
Sale Price: £280,000
Sale Date: 17/08/2012
4 Acorn Close
Sale Price: £112,459
Sale Date: 30/09/2005
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

Christ Church CofE Primary School, Pennington

Distance: 0.57 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Aided School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 208
Address: West Bridgewater Street, Pennington, WN7 4HB
Telephone: 01942673667
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Acorn Close to Christ Church CofE Primary School, Pennington

St Joseph's Catholic Primary School Leigh

Distance: 0.99 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Aided School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 210
Address: Mather Lane, WN7 2PR
Telephone: 01942606395
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Acorn Close to St Joseph's Catholic Primary School Leigh

Bedford Hall Methodist Primary School

Distance: 1.31 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 244
Address: Breaston Avenue, WN7 3DJ
Telephone: 01942672614
Website: Visit School Website
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Leigh St Mary's CofE Primary School

Distance: 1.31 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Aided School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 180
Address: Walmesley Road, WN7 1YE
Telephone: 01942673889
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Acorn Close to Leigh St Mary's CofE Primary School
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Leigh Infirmary

Address: The Avenue, Leigh, WN7 1HS,
NHS Sector
Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01942 244000
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Distance: 2.02 (km)
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Hollins Park Hospital - HQ

Address: Hollins Park House, Hollins Lane, Winwick, Warrington, WA2 8WA,
NHS Sector
5 Boroughs Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Distance: 8.84 (km)
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Hollins Park Hospital

Address: Hollins Lane, Winwick, Warrington, WA2 8WA,
Independent Sector
Bridgewater Community Healthcare NHS Trust
Distance: 8.84 (km)
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Newton Community Hospital

Address: Bradlegh Road, Newton-Le-Willows, WA12 8RB,
Independent Sector
Warrington and Halton Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Distance: 8.99 (km)
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Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Foxleigh Family Surgery

Address: The Bridgewater Med Ctr, Henry Street, Leigh, Greater Manchester, WN7 2PE
Telephone: 01942 481800
Distance: 0.83 (km)
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Gupta K

Address: The Bridgewater Med Ctr, Henry Street, Leigh, Greater Manchester, WN7 2PE
Telephone: 01942 481815
Distance: 0.83 (km)
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Leigh Family Practice

Address: Bridgewater Mc, Henry Street, Leigh, Lancashire, WN7 2PE
Telephone: 01942 481830
Distance: 0.83 (km)
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Premier Health Team

Address: The Bridgewater Med Ctr, Henry Street, Leigh, WN7 2PE
Telephone: 01942 481851
Distance: 0.83 (km)
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Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 14 King Street, Leigh, Lancashire, WN7 4LR
Distance: 0.98 (km)
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Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 3 and 5 Bedford Street, Leigh, Lancashire, WN7 1BX
Distance: 1.14 (km)
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Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 26 Railway Road, Leigh, Lancashire, WN7 4AU
Distance: 1.19 (km)
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Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 66 Railway Road, Leigh, Lancashire, WN7 4AT
Distance: 1.23 (km)
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Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Leigh Library

Turnpike Centre, Leigh, WN71EB
Telephone:
Distance: 1.23 Kilometres
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Culcheth Library

Warrington Road, Culcheth, Warrington, WA35SL
Telephone: 01925 763293
Distance: 3.82 Kilometres
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Tyldesley Library

Stanley Street, Tyldesley, M298AH
Telephone:
Distance: 4.5 Kilometres
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Atherton Library

York Street, Atherton, M469JH
Telephone:
Distance: 4.78 Kilometres
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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Atherton Station is 5.35 Kilometers away

Directions from Acorn Close to Atherton

Atherton station is operated by Northern in the Bolton West area on the Wigan Wallgate - Manchester Victoria stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Accrington • Appley Bridge • Ashton-Under-Lyne • Batley • Bescar Lane • Blackburn • Burnley Manchester Road • Burscough Bridge • Castleton • Daisy Hill • Deighton • Dewsbury • Gathurst • Greenfield • Hag Fold • Hindley • Hoscar • Huddersfield • Ince • Kirkby (Merseyside) • Leeds • Littleborough • Manchester Victoria • Marsden • Meols Cop • Mills Hill • Mirfield • Moorside • Morley • Mossley (Greater Manchester) • Moston • New Lane • Orrell • Parbold • Pemberton • Rainford • Ravensthorpe • Rochdale • Rose Grove • Salford Central • Salford Crescent • Slaithwaite • Smithy Bridge • Southport • Stalybridge • Swinton (Greater Manchester) • Todmorden • Upholland • Walkden • Walsden • Wigan North Western • Wigan Wallgate

Hag Fold Station is 5.43 Kilometers away

Directions from Acorn Close to Hag Fold

Hag Fold station is operated by Northern in the Bolton West area on the Wigan Wallgate - Manchester Victoria stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Accrington • Appley Bridge • Ashton-Under-Lyne • Atherton • Blackburn • Burnley Manchester Road • Burscough Bridge • Castleton • Daisy Hill • Gathurst • Greenfield • Hindley • Huddersfield • Ince • Kirkby (Merseyside) • Littleborough • Manchester Victoria • Marsden • Meols Cop • Mills Hill • Moorside • Mossley (Greater Manchester) • Moston • Orrell • Parbold • Pemberton • Rainford • Rochdale • Rose Grove • Salford Central • Salford Crescent • Slaithwaite • Smithy Bridge • Southport • Stalybridge • Swinton (Greater Manchester) • Todmorden • Upholland • Walkden • Walsden • Wigan North Western • Wigan Wallgate

Daisy Hill Station is 5.84 Kilometers away

Directions from Acorn Close to Daisy Hill

Daisy Hill station is operated by Northern in the Bolton West area on the Wigan Wallgate - Manchester Victoria stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Accrington • Appley Bridge • Ashton-Under-Lyne • Atherton • Batley • Bescar Lane • Blackburn • Burnley Manchester Road • Burscough Bridge • Castleton • Deighton • Dewsbury • Gathurst • Greenfield • Hag Fold • Hindley • Hoscar • Huddersfield • Ince • Kirkby (Merseyside) • Leeds • Littleborough • Manchester Victoria • Marsden • Meols Cop • Mills Hill • Mirfield • Moorside • Morley • Mossley (Greater Manchester) • Moston • New Lane • Orrell • Parbold • Pemberton • Rainford • Ravensthorpe • Rochdale • Rose Grove • Salford Central • Salford Crescent • Slaithwaite • Smithy Bridge • Southport • Stalybridge • Swinton (Greater Manchester) • Todmorden • Upholland • Walkden • Walsden • Wigan North Western • Wigan Wallgate

Hindley Station is 7.23 Kilometers away

Directions from Acorn Close to Hindley

Hindley station is operated by Northern in the Makerfield area on the Wigan Wallgate - Manchester Victoria stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Accrington • Altrincham • Appley Bridge • Ashley • Ashton-Under-Lyne • Atherton • Batley • Bescar Lane • Blackburn • Bolton • Burnley Manchester Road • Burscough Bridge • Castleton • Chester • Clifton • Cuddington • Daisy Hill • Davenport • Deansgate • Deighton • Delamere • Dewsbury • Farnworth • Gathurst • Greenbank • Greenfield • Hag Fold • Hale • Hazel Grove • Heald Green • Heaton Chapel • Hoscar • Huddersfield • Ince • Kearsley • Kirkby (Merseyside) • Knutsford • Leeds • Levenshulme • Littleborough • Lostock Gralam • Manchester Airport • Manchester Oxford Road • Manchester Piccadilly • Manchester Victoria • Marsden • Meols Cop • Mills Hill • Mirfield • Mobberley • Moorside • Morley • Moses Gate • Mossley (Greater Manchester) • Moston • Mouldsworth • Navigation Road • New Lane • Northwich • Orrell • Parbold • Pemberton • Plumley • Rainford • Ravensthorpe • Rochdale • Rose Grove • Salford Central • Salford Crescent • Slaithwaite • Smithy Bridge • Southport • Stalybridge • Stockport • Swinton (Greater Manchester) • Todmorden • Upholland • Walkden • Walsden • Westhoughton • Wigan North Western • Wigan Wallgate • Woodsmoor

Airports

Nearest Airports

Manchester Airport is 21.42 Kilometers away Directions from Acorn Close to Manchester Airport
Liverpool John Lennon Airport is 27.82 Kilometers away Directions from Acorn Close to Liverpool John Lennon Airport
Blackpool International Airport is 47.3 Kilometers away Directions from Acorn Close to Blackpool International Airport
Leeds Bradford International Airport is 70.62 Kilometers away Directions from Acorn Close to Leeds Bradford International Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Liverpool Belfast Ferry Terminal Bootle is 32.66 Kilometers away
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Liverpool Pier Head Ferry Terminal is 32.95 Kilometers away
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Liverpool Isle of Man & Dublin Terminal is 33.07 Kilometers away
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Seacombe Ferry Terminal is 34.08 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Acorn Close is approximately 3.67 miles from the M62

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M62 J11/A574 - 5.89 Km Away
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Junction: M6 J22/A49/A579 - 6.81 Km Away
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Junction: M6 J21A/M62 J10 - 7.22 Km Away
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Junction: M6 J23/A580/A49 - 7.85 Km Away
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In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

One Stop

155-157 Chestnut Drive South, Leigh, WN7 3JY
Distance: 0.59 Kilometres
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Morrisons

Sale Way, Leigh Sports Village, Leigh, WN7 4JY
Distance: 0.84 Kilometres
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Aldi

62 King Street, Leigh, WN7 4LJ
Distance: 0.85 Kilometres
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Farmfoods Limited

Ellesmere Street, Leigh, WN7 4LB
Distance: 1.02 Kilometres
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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Country Park

Attraction Name: Pennington Flash Country Park
Distance: 2.11 (km)
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Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Pennington Flash Country Park Visitor Centre
Distance: 2.71 (km)
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Museum

Attraction Name: Astley Green Colliery Museum
Distance: 5.34 (km)
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Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Visitor Centre
Distance: 7.18 (km)
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Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Wigan District
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Town Hall
Library Street
Wigan
WN1 1YN
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 01942 244 991
Within the electoral area of Leigh South Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Leigh
The Member of Parliament is Burnham, Andy
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01006300
Ons Area Name:Wigan 037D
Average Age : 50.33
Population: 1347.00
Male Population: 659.00 (48.92%)
Female Population: 688.00 (51.08%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 5 (0.37%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
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Recent Crime in the Area

Robbery5
Violent-crime105
Burglary27
Shoplifting88
Other-theft27
Public-order41
Criminal-damage-arson40
Vehicle-crime13
Other-crime6
Possession-of-weapons3
Bicycle-theft3
Theft-from-the-person3
Drugs7
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location details

Location Details

Acorn Close

OS Reference: 365733, 399034
OS Grid Reference: SJ657990
Latitude and Longitude: 53.486652245982, -2.5164839847083
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 12.0047 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Acorn Close

Map Number: 109
Map Name: Manchester Bolton & Warrington
Pennington
Wigan
Greater Manchester
North West
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