Alton Close

Postcode: OL6 8XG

Alton Close is a street in the settlement of Ashton-under-Lyne which is within the electoral area of Ashton Hurst Ward in the administration area of Tameside District Council located in the North West Euro Region of the UK.

Alton Close is located 161.91 miles North West from the centre of London, 6.87 miles East from the centre of Manchester, 27.02 miles West from the centre of Sheffield and 29.99 miles South West from the centre of Leeds.

Road Name:Alton Close
Road Type:residential
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Nearby Roads

St Albans Avenue

postcodes

Postcodes for Alton Close

OL6 8XG
Height

Height

The Central point of Alton Close is approximately 144 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Dialling Code: 0161
Telephone Exchange: ASHTON-UNDER-LYNE - MRASH
Telephone Cabinet: P29
Fibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises: FTTC
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Less than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 10.9
Median Speed: 3.8
Maximum Speed: >=30
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 9
water

Water and Drainage Details

United Utilities
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Alton Close

4 Alton Close
Sale Price: £179,950
Sale Date: 17/03/2005
7 Alton Close
Sale Price: £91,500
Sale Date: 10/04/2001
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

Holden Clough Community Primary School

Distance: 0.16 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 305
Address: St Albans Avenue, OL6 8XN
Telephone: 01613305248
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alton Close to Holden Clough Community Primary School

Samuel Laycock School

Distance: 0.39 Kilometers
Type: Community Special School
Phase: Special
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 107
Address: Broadoak Road, OL6 8RF
Telephone: 01613441992
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alton Close to Samuel Laycock School

New Charter Academy

Distance: 0.39 Kilometers
Type: Academy Sponsor Led
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 1419
Address: Broadoak Road, OL6 8RF
Telephone: 01612419555
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alton Close to New Charter Academy

St Damian's RC Science College

Distance: 0.59 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Aided School
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 784
Address: Lees Road, OL6 8BH
Telephone: 01613305974
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alton Close to St Damian's RC Science College
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Tameside Hospital

Address: Fountain St, Ashton Under Lyne, OL6 9RW,
NHS Sector
Tameside Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0161 331 6000
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Distance: 2.06 (km)
Directions from Alton Close to Tameside Hospital

All Saints Hospital (St George Healthcare Group)

Address: 159 Grange Avenue, Oldham, OL8 4EF,
NHS Sector
St George Healthcare Group
Distance: 3.52 (km)
Directions from Alton Close to All Saints Hospital (St George Healthcare Group)

Royal Oldham Hospital

Address: Rochdale Road, Oldham, OL1 2JH,
NHS Sector
Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust
Telephone: 0161 624 0420
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Distance: 5.46 (km)
Directions from Alton Close to Royal Oldham Hospital

North Manchester General Hospital

Address: Delaunays Road, Crumpsall, Manchester, M8 5RB,
NHS Sector
Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust
Telephone: 0161 795 4567
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Distance: 9.54 (km)
Directions from Alton Close to North Manchester General Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Hill Top Surgery

Address: Fitton Hill N C, Fircroft Rd, Fitton Hill, Oldham, OL8 2QD
Telephone: 0161 6222760
Distance: 1.6 (km)
Directions from Alton Close to Hill Top Surgery

Waterloo Medical Centre

Address: Waterloo Medical Centre, 1 Dunkerley Street, Ashton-under-lyne, Lancashire, OL7 9EJ
Telephone: 0161 3307087
Distance: 1.63 (km)
Directions from Alton Close to Waterloo Medical Centre

Stamford House

Address: Stamford House, 2 Princess Street, Ashton-under-lyne, Lancashire, OL6 9QH
Telephone: 0161 3440803
Distance: 1.75 (km)
Directions from Alton Close to Stamford House

Gordon Street Medical Centre

Address: Gordon Street Med.ctr., 171 Mossley Road, Ashton-under-lyne, Lancashire, OL6 6NE
Telephone: 0161 3305104
Distance: 1.83 (km)
Directions from Alton Close to Gordon Street Medical Centre
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 94 Henrietta Street, Ashton Under Lyne, Lancashire, OL6 8NX
Distance: 1.72 (km)
Directions from Alton Close to Dental Surgery

Tanhill Lane

Address: Tanhill Lane, Oldham, OL8 2QL
Distance: 1.77 (km)
Directions from Alton Close to Tanhill Lane

57 Deanshut Road

Address: 57 Deanshut Road, Oldham, Lancs, OL8 2PN
Distance: 1.79 (km)
Directions from Alton Close to 57 Deanshut Road

194 Oldham Road

Address: 194 Oldham Road, Ashton-under-lyne, Lancashire, OL7 9AW
Distance: 1.83 (km)
Directions from Alton Close to 194 Oldham Road
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Hurst Library

Nook Lane, Hurst, Ashton-Under-Lyne, OL69HN
Telephone:
Distance: 0.99 Kilometres
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Directions from Alton Close to Hurst Library

Fitton Hill Library

Fir Tree Avenue, Fitton Hill, Fitton Hill, OL82QP
Telephone: 0161 770 5820
Distance: 1.76 Kilometres
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Directions from Alton Close to Fitton Hill Library

Tameside Central Library

Old Street, Ashton-Under-Lyne, OL67SG
Telephone:
Distance: 2.51 Kilometres
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Mossley Library

Wyre Street, Mossley, Oldham, OL50EU
Telephone:
Distance: 2.73 Kilometres
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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Mossley (Greater Manchester) Station is 3.03 Kilometers away

Directions from Alton Close to Mossley (Greater Manchester)

Mossley (Greater Manchester) station is operated by Northern in the Stalybridge and Hyde area on the NTP: Leeds - Guide Bridge stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Adlington (Lancashire) • Appley Bridge • Ashton-Under-Lyne • Atherton • Batley • Bescar Lane • Blackpool North • Blackrod • Bolton • Buckshaw Parkway • Burscough Bridge • Chorley • Clifton • Daisy Hill • Deighton • Dewsbury • Farnworth • Gathurst • Greenfield • Hag Fold • Hindley • Horwich Parkway • Hoscar • Huddersfield • Ince • Kirkby (Merseyside) • Kirkham & Wesham • Layton • Leeds • Leyland • Lostock • Manchester Victoria • Marsden • Meols Cop • Mirfield • Moorside • Morley • New Lane • Orrell • Parbold • Pemberton • Poulton-Le-Fylde • Preston • Rainford • Ravensthorpe • Salford Central • Salford Crescent • Slaithwaite • Southport • Stalybridge • Swinton (Greater Manchester) • Upholland • Walkden • Westhoughton • Wigan North Western • Wigan Wallgate

Guide Bridge Station is 4.22 Kilometers away

Directions from Alton Close to Guide Bridge

Guide Bridge station is operated by Northern in the Ashton-under-Lyne area on the Guide Bridge - Glossop / Hadfield stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Ardwick • Ashburys • Broadbottom • Denton • Dinting • Fairfield • Flowery Field • Glossop • Godley • Gorton • Hadfield • Hattersley • Hyde Central • Hyde North • Manchester Piccadilly • Marple • Newton For Hyde • Reddish South • Romiley • Rose Hill (Marple) • Stalybridge • Stockport • Woodley

Hyde North Station is 4.88 Kilometers away

Directions from Alton Close to Hyde North

Hyde North station is operated by Northern in the Stalybridge and Hyde area on the Ashburys / Hyde North - New Mills Central / Rose Hill stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Ardwick • Ashburys • Fairfield • Gorton • Guide Bridge • Hyde Central • Manchester Piccadilly • Marple • Romiley • Rose Hill (Marple) • Woodley

Flowery Field Station is 5.22 Kilometers away

Directions from Alton Close to Flowery Field

Flowery Field station is operated by Northern in the Stalybridge and Hyde area on the Guide Bridge - Glossop / Hadfield stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Ashburys • Broadbottom • Dinting • Glossop • Godley • Gorton • Guide Bridge • Hadfield • Hattersley • Manchester Piccadilly • Newton For Hyde

Airports

Nearest Airports

Manchester Airport is 20.54 Kilometers away Directions from Alton Close to Manchester Airport
Leeds Bradford International Airport is 48.84 Kilometers away Directions from Alton Close to Leeds Bradford International Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Alton Close is approximately 1.72 miles from the M60

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M60 J23/A635 - 3.58 Km Away
Directions from Alton Close to M60 J23/A635
Junction: M60 J22/A62/A6104 - 4.02 Km Away
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Junction: M60 J21/A663(T)/A663 - 5.3 Km Away
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Junction: M67 J2/A57 - 5.9 Km Away
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In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Asda Superstore

Food Market, Queens Road, Ashton-Under-Lyne, Tameside, OL6 8ER
Distance: 1.16 Kilometres
Directions from Alton Close to Asda Superstore

Green Supermarket

1 Woodstock Green, The Green, Oldham, Oldham, OL8 2PB
Distance: 2.1 Kilometres
Directions from Alton Close to Green Supermarket

Aldi Stores

Aldi Stores Ltd, 109 Wellington Road, Ashton-Under-Lyne, Tameside, OL6 7FN
Distance: 2.27 Kilometres
Directions from Alton Close to Aldi Stores

Abbeyhills Mini Market

Aldi Stores Ltd, 109 Wellington Road, Ashton-Under-Lyne, Tameside, OL6 7FN328-330 Abbey Hills Road, Oldham, Oldham, OL8 2DH
Distance: 2.33 Kilometres
Directions from Alton Close to Abbeyhills Mini Market

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: John Howarth Visitor Centre
Distance: 1.44 (km)
Directions from Alton Close to John Howarth Visitor Centre

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Park Bridge Heritage Centre
Distance: 1.45 (km)
Directions from Alton Close to Park Bridge Heritage Centre

Country Park

Attraction Name: Daisy Nook Country Park
Distance: 2 (km)
Directions from Alton Close to Daisy Nook Country Park

Museum

Attraction Name: Portland Basin Museum, The Museum of the Manchesters, Setantii
Distance: 2.45 (km)
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Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Tameside District
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Council Offices
Wellington Road
Ashton-under-Lyne
OL6 6DL
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 0161 342 8355
Within the electoral area of Ashton Hurst Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Ashton-under-Lyne
The Member of Parliament is Angela Rayner
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In the 2017 General Election Angela Rayner won with a majority of 11295 the result was Lab hold. The total electorate was 65751
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01005939
Ons Area Name:Tameside 002B
Average Age : 44.90
Population: 1305.00
Male Population: 633.00 (48.51%)
Female Population: 672.00 (51.49%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 9 (0.69%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
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Recent Crime in the Area

Burglary18
Violent-crime74
Other-crime5
Criminal-damage-arson29
Public-order20
Possession-of-weapons1
Other-theft18
Bicycle-theft1
Vehicle-crime12
Theft-from-the-person1
Shoplifting2
Robbery8
Drugs1
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location details

Location Details

Alton Close

OS Reference: 394402, 401344
OS Grid Reference: SD944013
Latitude and Longitude: 53.508504000971, -2.0844180455166
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 35.3269 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Alton Close

Map Number: 109
Map Name: Manchester Bolton & Warrington
Hartshead
Tameside
Greater Manchester
North West
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