Acorn Close

Postcode: PR1 6RB

Acorn Close is a street in the settlement of Preston which is within the electoral area of Deepdale Ward in the administration area of Preston District Council within Lancashire County Council located in the North West Euro Region of the UK.

Acorn Close is located 190.5 miles North West from the centre of London, 19.87 miles South from the centre of Lancaster, 26.91 miles North West from the centre of Manchester and 27.98 miles North East from the centre of Liverpool.

Road Name:Acorn Close
Road Type:residential
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PR1 6RB
nearest tide point and watercourse

Tides and Rivers

Acorn Close is approximately 1.72066 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 44 metres above sea level

The nearest significant watercourse to Acorn Close is an unnamed river which is approximately 1.78171 kilometres away
Height

Height

The Central point of Acorn Close is approximately 44 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Dialling Code: 01772
Telephone Exchange: PRESTON; LANCASHIRE - LCPRE
Telephone Cabinet: P7
Fibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises: FTTC
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Less than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 21.5
Median Speed: 15.1
Maximum Speed: >=30
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 8
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Water and Drainage Details

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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Acorn Close

4 Acorn Close
Sale Price: £185,000
Sale Date: 02/07/2010
11 Acorn Close
Sale Price: £190,000
Sale Date: 31/07/2009
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Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

Preston Muslim Girls High School

Distance: 0.36 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Aided School
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 400
Address: Quwwatul Education Centr, Peel Hall Street, PR1 6QQ
Telephone: 01772651906
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Acorn Close to Preston Muslim Girls High School

Deepdale Community Primary School

Distance: 0.39 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 676
Address: St Stephens Road, Deepdale, PR1 6TD
Telephone: 01772795586
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Acorn Close to Deepdale Community Primary School

Ribbleton Avenue Methodist Junior School

Distance: 0.56 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Controlled School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 217
Address: Emerson Road, PR1 5SN
Telephone: 01772792083
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Acorn Close to Ribbleton Avenue Methodist Junior School

Ribbleton Avenue Infant School

Distance: 0.59 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 261
Address: Ribbleton Avenue, PR1 5RU
Telephone: 01772796037
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Acorn Close to Ribbleton Avenue Infant School
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Ribbleton Hospital

Address: Miller Road, Ribbleton, Preston, PR2 6LS,
NHS Sector
Lancashire Care NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01772 401600
Distance: 1.75 (km)
Directions from Acorn Close to Ribbleton Hospital

Fulwood Hall Hospital

Address: Midgery Lane, Fulwood, Preston, PR2 9SZ,
Independent Sector
Ramsay Healthcare UK Operations Limited
Telephone: 01772 704111
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Distance: 1.98 (km)
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Royal Preston Hospital

Address: Sharoe Green Lane North, Fulwood, Preston, PR2 9HT,
NHS Sector
Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01772 716565
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Distance: 2.98 (km)
Directions from Acorn Close to Royal Preston Hospital

Priory Hospital Preston

Address: Rosemary Lane, Bartle, Preston, PR4 0HB,
Independent Sector
Priory Group Limited
Telephone: 01772 691 122
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Distance: 7.51 (km)
Directions from Acorn Close to Priory Hospital Preston
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Issa Medical Centre - Khan

Address: 73 St Gregory Road, Deepdale, Preston, Lancashire, PR1 6YA
Telephone: 01772 798200
Distance: 0.29 (km)
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Issa Medical Centre - Patel

Address: Issa Medical Centre, 73 St Gregory Rd,deepdale, Preston, Lancashire, PR1 6YA
Telephone: 01772 798122
Distance: 0.29 (km)
Directions from Acorn Close to Issa Medical Centre - Patel

St Walburge's Medical Practice

Address: Issa Medical Centre, 73 St Gregory Rd,deepdale, Preston, Lancashire, PR1 6YA
Telephone: 01772 759330
Distance: 0.29 (km)
Directions from Acorn Close to St Walburge's Medical Practice

Pct Rheumatology Service

Address: Minerva Health Centre, Lowthorpe Road, Preston, Lancashire, PR1 6SB
Telephone: 01772 777600
Distance: 0.41 (km)
Directions from Acorn Close to Pct Rheumatology Service
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Issa Medical Centre

Address: Issa Medical Centre, 73 St Gregory Road, Preston, Lancashire, PR1 6YA
Distance: 0.29 (km)
Directions from Acorn Close to Issa Medical Centre

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 62 Deepdale Road, Preston, Lancashire, PR1 5AR
Distance: 0.65 (km)
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Unit 2

Address: Unit 2, Deepdale Pavilions, Deepdale Road, Preston, PR1 6PZ
Distance: 0.68 (km)
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Geoffrey St Dental Dept

Address: Geoffrey St Dental Dept, Geoffrey St, Preston, PR1 5NE
Distance: 0.68 (km)
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Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Preston Harris Library

Market Square, Preston, PR12PP
Telephone: 01772 532676
Distance: 1.41 Kilometres
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Sharoe Green Library

8 Sharoe Green Lane, Fulwood, Preston, PR28ED
Telephone: 01772 719071
Distance: 1.52 Kilometres
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Ribbleton Library

Ribbleton Hall Drive, Ribbleton, Preston, PR26EE
Telephone: 01772 792 632
Distance: 2.01 Kilometres
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Fulwood Library

Garstang Road, Fulwood, PR29RX
Telephone: 01772 719 082
Distance: 3.24 Kilometres
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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Preston Station is 2.06 Kilometers away

Directions from Acorn Close to Preston

Preston station is operated by Virgin Trains (West Coast) in the Preston area on the Crewe - Preston stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Accrington • Acton Main Line • Adlington (Lancashire) • Ansdell & Fairhaven • Appleby • Armathwaite • Arnside • Ashton-Under-Lyne • Askam • Aspatria • Bamber Bridge • Barrow-In-Furness • Birmingham International • Birmingham New Street • Blackburn • Blackpool North • Blackpool Pleasure Beach • Blackpool South • Blackrod • Bolton • Bootle (Cumbria) • Bradford Interchange • Braystones • Brierfield • Broad Green • Bryn • Buckshaw Parkway • Burneside • Burnley Barracks • Burnley Central • Burnley Manchester Road • Burscough Junction • Buxton • Cark & Cartmel • Carlisle • Carnforth • Castleton • Chapel-En-Le-Frith • Cherry Tree • Chorley • Church & Oswaldtwistle • Church Fenton • Clitheroe • Colne • Corkickle • Coventry • Crewe • Cross Gates • Croston • Dalston • Dalton • Davenport • Deansgate • Dent • Disley • Dove Holes • Drigg • East Didsbury • East Garforth • Eccleston Park • Edge Hill • Edinburgh • Euston • Euxton Balshaw Lane • Flimby • Foxfield • Furness Vale • Garforth • Garsdale • Garswood • Gatley • Glasgow Central • Grange-Over-Sands • Green Road • Greenfield • Halifax • Hapton • Harrington • Haymarket • Hazel Grove • Heald Green • Heaton Chapel • Hebden Bridge • Hellifield • Horton In Ribblesdale • Horwich Parkway • Huddersfield • Huncoat • Huyton • Kendal • Kents Bank • Kirkby Stephen • Kirkby-In-Furness • Kirkham & Wesham • Lancaster • Langho • Langwathby • Layton • Lazonby & Kirkoswald • Leeds • Levenshulme • Leyland • Lichfield Trent Valley • Littleborough • Liverpool Lime Street • Liverpool South Parkway • Lockerbie • Lostock • Lostock Hall • Lytham • Manchester Airport • Manchester Oxford Road • Manchester Piccadilly • Manchester Victoria • Marsden • Maryport • Micklefield • Middlewood • Mill Hill (Lancashire) • Millom • Mills Hill • Milton Keynes Central • Moss Side • Mossley (Greater Manchester) • Moston • Motherwell • Nelson • Nethertown • New Mills Newtown • New Pudsey • Ormskirk • Oxenholme Lake District • Parton • Penrith • Pleasington • Poulton-Le-Fylde • Prescot • Ramsgreave & Wilpshire • Ravenglass • Ribblehead • Rishton • Roby • Rochdale • Roose • Rose Grove • Rufford • Rugby • Salford Central • Salford Crescent • Salwick • Sandwell & Dudley • Seascale • Sellafield • Settle • Silecroft • Silverdale • Slaithwaite • Smithy Bridge • Southall • Sowerby Bridge • Squires Gate • St.Annes-On-The-Sea • St.Bees • St.Helens Central • Stafford • Stalybridge • Staveley (Cumbria) • Stockport • Tamworth Low Level • Thatto Heath • Todmorden • Ulleskelf • Ulverston • Walsden • Warrington Bank Quay • Watford Junction • Wavertree Technology Park • Whaley Bridge • Whalley • Whitehaven • Wigan North Western • Wigton • Windermere • Wolverhampton • Woodsmoor • Workington • York

Bamber Bridge Station is 4.86 Kilometers away

Directions from Acorn Close to Bamber Bridge

Bamber Bridge station is operated by Northern in the Ribble Valley area on the Roses Line and Branches stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Accrington • Ansdell & Fairhaven • Appleby • Armathwaite • Blackburn • Blackpool North • Blackpool Pleasure Beach • Blackpool South • Bradford Interchange • Brierfield • Burnley Barracks • Burnley Central • Burnley Manchester Road • Carlisle • Cherry Tree • Church & Oswaldtwistle • Church Fenton • Clitheroe • Colne • Cross Gates • Dent • East Garforth • Garforth • Garsdale • Halifax • Hapton • Hebden Bridge • Hellifield • Horton In Ribblesdale • Huncoat • Kirkby Stephen • Kirkham & Wesham • Langho • Langwathby • Lazonby & Kirkoswald • Leeds • Lostock Hall • Lytham • Micklefield • Mill Hill (Lancashire) • Moss Side • Nelson • New Pudsey • Pleasington • Poulton-Le-Fylde • Preston • Ramsgreave & Wilpshire • Ribblehead • Rishton • Rose Grove • Salwick • Settle • Squires Gate • St.Annes-On-The-Sea • Whalley • York

Lostock Hall Station is 4.92 Kilometers away

Directions from Acorn Close to Lostock Hall

Lostock Hall station is operated by Northern in the Ribble Valley area on the Roses Line and Branches stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Accrington • Ansdell & Fairhaven • Appleby • Armathwaite • Bamber Bridge • Blackburn • Blackpool North • Blackpool Pleasure Beach • Blackpool South • Bradford Interchange • Brierfield • Burnley Barracks • Burnley Central • Burnley Manchester Road • Carlisle • Cherry Tree • Church & Oswaldtwistle • Church Fenton • Clitheroe • Colne • Cross Gates • Dent • East Garforth • Garforth • Garsdale • Halifax • Hapton • Hebden Bridge • Hellifield • Horton In Ribblesdale • Huncoat • Kirkby Stephen • Kirkham & Wesham • Langho • Langwathby • Lazonby & Kirkoswald • Leeds • Lytham • Micklefield • Mill Hill (Lancashire) • Moss Side • Nelson • New Pudsey • Pleasington • Poulton-Le-Fylde • Preston • Ramsgreave & Wilpshire • Ribblehead • Rishton • Rose Grove • Salwick • Settle • Squires Gate • St.Annes-On-The-Sea • Whalley • York

Leyland Station is 7.74 Kilometers away

Directions from Acorn Close to Leyland

Leyland station is operated by Northern in the South Ribble area on the Crewe - Preston stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Accrington • Adlington (Lancashire) • Arnside • Ashton-Under-Lyne • Barrow-In-Furness • Blackburn • Blackpool North • Blackrod • Bolton • Broad Green • Bryn • Buckshaw Parkway • Burnley Manchester Road • Buxton • Cark & Cartmel • Carnforth • Castleton • Chapel-En-Le-Frith • Chorley • Dalton • Davenport • Deansgate • Disley • Dove Holes • Eccleston Park • Edge Hill • Euxton Balshaw Lane • Furness Vale • Garswood • Grange-Over-Sands • Greenfield • Hazel Grove • Heaton Chapel • Horwich Parkway • Huddersfield • Huyton • Kents Bank • Kirkham & Wesham • Lancaster • Layton • Levenshulme • Littleborough • Liverpool Lime Street • Liverpool South Parkway • Lostock • Manchester Oxford Road • Manchester Piccadilly • Manchester Victoria • Marsden • Middlewood • Mills Hill • Mossley (Greater Manchester) • Moston • New Mills Newtown • Poulton-Le-Fylde • Prescot • Preston • Roby • Rochdale • Roose • Rose Grove • Salford Central • Salford Crescent • Silverdale • Slaithwaite • Smithy Bridge • St.Helens Central • Stalybridge • Stockport • Thatto Heath • Todmorden • Ulverston • Walsden • Wavertree Technology Park • Whaley Bridge • Wigan North Western • Woodsmoor

Airports

Nearest Airports

Blackpool International Airport is 23.54 Kilometers away Directions from Acorn Close to Blackpool International Airport
Liverpool John Lennon Airport is 49.18 Kilometers away Directions from Acorn Close to Liverpool John Lennon Airport
Manchester Airport is 52.77 Kilometers away Directions from Acorn Close to Manchester Airport
Leeds Bradford International Airport is 68.06 Kilometers away Directions from Acorn Close to Leeds Bradford International Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Knott End-On-Sea Ferry Landing is 27.16 Kilometers away
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Fleetwood for Knott End Ferry Landing is 27.54 Kilometers away
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Heysham Ferry Terminal is 33.05 Kilometers away
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Liverpool Belfast Ferry Terminal Bootle is 41.9 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Acorn Close is approximately 1.56 miles from the M6

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M6 J31A/B6242 - 2.81 Km Away
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Junction: M6 J31/A59 - 3.15 Km Away
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Junction: M55 J1/A6/B6241 - 4.2 Km Away
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Junction: M6 J30/M61 - 4.41 Km Away
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In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Co-operative Late Shop

31a Harewood Road, Preston, PR1 6XJ
Distance: 0.26 Kilometres
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Cost Cutter Supermarket

31a Harewood Road, Preston, PR1 6XJ242 Ribbleton Lane, Preston, PR1 5EB
Distance: 0.36 Kilometres
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Pound Box

31a Harewood Road, Preston, PR1 6XJ242 Ribbleton Lane, Preston, PR1 5EB42-46 Holme Slack Lane, Preston, PR1 6EY
Distance: 0.67 Kilometres
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Aldi Stores Ltd

Deepdale Retail Park, Blackpool Road, Preston, PR1 6QY
Distance: 0.75 Kilometres
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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Museum

Attraction Name: Harris Museum and Art Gallery, The Football Museum Deepdale Preston, Yeomanry and County Museum
Distance: 0.38 (km)
Directions from Acorn Close to Harris Museum and Art Gallery, The Football Museum Deepdale Preston, Yeomanry and County Museum

Museum

Attraction Name: Museum of Queen's Lancashire
Distance: 0.99 (km)
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Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Brockholes Visitor Centre
Distance: 3.77 (km)
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Preserved Railway

Attraction Name: Ribble Steam Railway
Distance: 4.65 (km)
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Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Preston District
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Town Hall
Lancaster Road
Preston
Lancashire
PR1 2RL
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 01772 906 900
County Council: Lancashire County
Address:
Within the electoral area of Deepdale Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Preston
The Member of Parliament is Hendrick, Mark
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01025246
Ons Area Name:Preston 011A
Average Age : 31.76
Population: 1750.00
Male Population: 911.00 (52.06%)
Female Population: 839.00 (47.94%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 23 (1.31%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
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Telephone: 01772 209516
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Recent Crime in the Area

Violent-crime156
Shoplifting81
Criminal-damage-arson68
Vehicle-crime47
Other-theft61
Burglary50
Bicycle-theft4
Theft-from-the-person5
Public-order22
Robbery5
Possession-of-weapons1
Other-crime10
Drugs12
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location details

Location Details

Acorn Close

OS Reference: 355034, 430456
OS Grid Reference: SD550305
Latitude and Longitude: 53.768287617775, -2.6822727342674
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 1.72066 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Acorn Close

Map Number: 102
Map Name: Preston & Blackpool
Ribbleton Lane
Preston
Lancashire
North West
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