Alvin Close

Postcode: SY4 5HB

Alvin Close is a street in the settlement of Wem governed by Wem Urban Civil Parish council in the administration area of Shropshire Council located in the West Midlands Euro Region of the UK.

Alvin Close is located 145.14 miles North West from the centre of London, 9.78 miles North from the centre of Shrewsbury, 24.6 miles South from the centre of Chester and 40.05 miles South from the centre of Liverpool.

Road Name:Alvin Close
Road Type:residential
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SY4 5HB
nearest tide point and watercourse

Tides and Rivers

Alvin Close is approximately 38.8168 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 79 metres above sea level

The nearest significant watercourse to Alvin Close is a river called River Roden which is approximately 0.276379 kilometres away
Height

Height

The Central point of Alvin Close is approximately 79 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Area Code: 01939 - Wem
Area Code: 01948 - Whitchurch
water

Water and Drainage Details

Severn Trent Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Alvin Close

1 Alvin Close
Sale Price: £220,000
Sale Date: 15/01/2016
2 Alvin Close
Sale Price: £92,500
Sale Date: 28/04/1999
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

The Thomas Adams School, Wem

Distance: 1.2 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Controlled School
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 1306
Address: Lowe Hill, Wem, SY4 5UB
Telephone: 01939237000
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alvin Close to The Thomas Adams School, Wem

Woodlands School

Distance: 1.29 Kilometers
Type: Community Special School
Phase: Special
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 46
Address: The Woodlands Centre, Tilley Green, SY4 5PJ
Telephone: 01939232372
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alvin Close to Woodlands School

St Peter's CofE Primary School

Distance: 1.33 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Controlled School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 470
Address: Shrubbery Gardens, Wem, SY4 5BX
Telephone: 01939232292
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alvin Close to St Peter's CofE Primary School

Clive CofE Primary School

Distance: 4.14 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Controlled School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 73
Address: The Hill, Grinshill, SY4 3LF
Telephone: 01939220385
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alvin Close to Clive CofE Primary School
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Whitchurch Community Hospital

Address: Claypit Street, Whitchurch, SY13 1NT,
NHS Sector
Shropshire Community Health NHS Trust
Telephone: 01948 666292
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Distance: 14.23 (km)
Directions from Alvin Close to Whitchurch Community Hospital

Royal Shrewsbury Hospital

Address: Mytton Oak Road, Shrewsbury, SY3 8XQ,
NHS Sector
Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust
Telephone: 01743 261000
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Distance: 16.03 (km)
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Nuffield Health, Shrewsbury Hospital

Address: Longden Road, Shrewsbury, SY3 9DP,
Independent Sector
Nuffield Health
Telephone: 0800 015 5020
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Distance: 17.56 (km)
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The Robert Jones and Agnes Hunt Orthopaedic Hospital

Address: Oswestry, SY10 7AG,
NHS Sector
Robert Jones and Agnes Hunt Orthopaedic and District Hospital NHS Trust
Telephone: 01691 404000
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Distance: 20.8 (km)
Directions from Alvin Close to The Robert Jones and Agnes Hunt Orthopaedic Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Wem and Prees Medical Practice

Address: Wem Medical Practice, New Street, Wem, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY4 5AF
Telephone: 01939 232424
Distance: 1.31 (km)
Directions from Alvin Close to Wem and Prees Medical Practice

Clive Medical Practice

Address: The Surgery, 20 High Street, Clive, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY4 5PS
Telephone: 01939 220295
Distance: 3.84 (km)
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Shawbury Medical Centre

Address: Smc Building, Wem Road, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY4 4DZ
Distance: 7.81 (km)
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Shawbury Medical Practice

Address: The Surgery, Poynton Rd, Shawbury, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY4 4JS
Telephone: 01939 250237
Distance: 8.79 (km)
Directions from Alvin Close to Shawbury Medical Practice
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 16 Chapel Street, Wem, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY4 5ER
Distance: 0.8 (km)
Directions from Alvin Close to Dental Surgery

Drawwell House Dental Surgery

Address: Drawwell House Dental Surgery, 3 Drawwell House, Noble Street, Wem, Shrewsbury, SY4 5DZ
Distance: 0.91 (km)
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Smith and Wilkinson

Address: Smith and Wilkinson, 3 Drawwell House, Noble Street, Wem, Shrewsbury, SY4 5DZ
Distance: 0.91 (km)
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Ashfield House

Address: Ashfield House, the Foxholes, Wem, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY4 5UJ
Distance: 3.73 (km)
Directions from Alvin Close to Ashfield House
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Wem Library

Talbot House, High Street, Shrewsbury, SY45YA
Telephone: 01939 236993
Distance: 1.54 Kilometres
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Shawbury Library

Parish Hall, Church Road, Shrewsbury, SY44NH
Telephone: 01939 250021
Distance: 8.42 Kilometres
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Ellesmere Library

Fullwood House, Victoria Street, Ellesmere, SY120AA
Telephone: 01691 622611
Distance: 12.98 Kilometres
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Harlescott Library

Meadow Farm Drive, Shrewsbury, SY14NG
Telephone: 01743 210810
Distance: 13.03 Kilometres
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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Wem Station is 1.17 Kilometers away

Directions from Alvin Close to Wem

Wem station is operated by Arriva Trains Wales in the North Shropshire area on the Crewe - Border [nr Pontrillas] stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Abergavenny • Alderley Edge • Ammanford • Baglan • Bridgend • Briton Ferry • Broome • Bucknell • Builth Road • Bynea • Cardiff Central • Carmarthen • Church Stretton • Cilmeri • Clarbeston Road • Clunderwen • Craven Arms • Crewe • Cwmbran • Cynghordy • Dolau • Ferryside • Ffairfach • Garth (Powys) • Gowerton • Haverfordwest • Hereford • Hopton Heath • Johnston (Dyfed) • Kidwelly • Knighton • Knucklas • Leominster • Llanbister Road • Llandeilo • Llandovery • Llandrindod • Llandybie • Llanelli • Llangadog • Llangammarch • Llangennech • Llangynllo • Llanharan • Llansamlet • Llanwrda • Llanwrtyd • Ludlow • Manchester Piccadilly • Milford Haven • Nantwich • Neath • Newport (Gwent) • Pantyffynnon • Pembrey & Burry Port • Pen-Y-Bont • Pencoed • Pontarddulais • Pontyclun • Pontypool and New Inn • Port Talbot Parkway • Prees • Pyle • Shrewsbury • Skewen • Stockport • Sugar Loaf • Swansea • Whitchurch (Salop) • Whitland • Wilmslow • Wrenbury • Yorton

Yorton Station is 4.39 Kilometers away

Directions from Alvin Close to Yorton

Yorton station is operated by Arriva Trains Wales in the North Shropshire area on the Crewe - Border [nr Pontrillas] stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Abergavenny • Alderley Edge • Ammanford • Baglan • Bridgend • Briton Ferry • Broome • Bucknell • Builth Road • Bynea • Cardiff Central • Carmarthen • Church Stretton • Cilmeri • Clarbeston Road • Clunderwen • Craven Arms • Crewe • Cwmbran • Cynghordy • Dolau • Ferryside • Ffairfach • Garth (Powys) • Gowerton • Haverfordwest • Hereford • Hopton Heath • Johnston (Dyfed) • Kidwelly • Knighton • Knucklas • Leominster • Llanbister Road • Llandeilo • Llandovery • Llandrindod • Llandybie • Llanelli • Llangadog • Llangammarch • Llangennech • Llangynllo • Llanharan • Llansamlet • Llanwrda • Llanwrtyd • Ludlow • Manchester Piccadilly • Milford Haven • Nantwich • Neath • Newport (Gwent) • Pantyffynnon • Pembrey & Burry Port • Pen-Y-Bont • Pencoed • Pontarddulais • Pontyclun • Pontypool and New Inn • Port Talbot Parkway • Prees • Pyle • Shrewsbury • Skewen • Stockport • Sugar Loaf • Swansea • Wem • Whitchurch (Salop) • Whitland • Wilmslow • Wrenbury

Prees Station is 6.26 Kilometers away

Directions from Alvin Close to Prees

Prees station is operated by Arriva Trains Wales in the North Shropshire area on the Crewe - Border [nr Pontrillas] stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Abergavenny • Alderley Edge • Ammanford • Baglan • Bridgend • Briton Ferry • Broome • Bucknell • Builth Road • Bynea • Cardiff Central • Carmarthen • Church Stretton • Cilmeri • Clarbeston Road • Clunderwen • Craven Arms • Crewe • Cwmbran • Cynghordy • Dolau • Ferryside • Ffairfach • Garth (Powys) • Gowerton • Haverfordwest • Hereford • Hopton Heath • Johnston (Dyfed) • Kidwelly • Knighton • Knucklas • Leominster • Llanbister Road • Llandeilo • Llandovery • Llandrindod • Llandybie • Llanelli • Llangadog • Llangammarch • Llangennech • Llangynllo • Llanharan • Llansamlet • Llanwrda • Llanwrtyd • Ludlow • Manchester Piccadilly • Milford Haven • Nantwich • Neath • Newport (Gwent) • Pantyffynnon • Pembrey & Burry Port • Pen-Y-Bont • Pencoed • Pontarddulais • Pontyclun • Pontypool and New Inn • Port Talbot Parkway • Pyle • Shrewsbury • Skewen • Stockport • Sugar Loaf • Swansea • Wem • Whitchurch (Salop) • Whitland • Wilmslow • Wrenbury • Yorton

Whitchurch (Salop) Station is 13.86 Kilometers away

Directions from Alvin Close to Whitchurch (Salop)

Whitchurch (Salop) station is operated by Arriva Trains Wales in the North Shropshire area on the Crewe - Border [nr Pontrillas] stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Abergavenny • Alderley Edge • Ammanford • Baglan • Bridgend • Briton Ferry • Broome • Bucknell • Builth Road • Bynea • Cardiff Central • Carmarthen • Church Stretton • Cilmeri • Clarbeston Road • Clunderwen • Craven Arms • Crewe • Cwmbran • Cynghordy • Dolau • Ferryside • Ffairfach • Fishguard & Goodwick • Fishguard Harbour • Garth (Powys) • Gowerton • Haverfordwest • Hereford • Hopton Heath • Johnston (Dyfed) • Kidwelly • Kilgetty • Knighton • Knucklas • Lamphey • Leominster • Llanbister Road • Llandeilo • Llandovery • Llandrindod • Llandybie • Llanelli • Llangadog • Llangammarch • Llangennech • Llangynllo • Llanharan • Llansamlet • Llanwrda • Llanwrtyd • Ludlow • Manchester Piccadilly • Manorbier • Milford Haven • Nantwich • Narberth • Neath • Newport (Gwent) • Pantyffynnon • Pembrey & Burry Port • Pembroke • Pembroke Dock • Pen-Y-Bont • Penally • Pencoed • Pontarddulais • Pontyclun • Pontypool and New Inn • Port Talbot Parkway • Prees • Pyle • Saundersfoot • Shrewsbury • Skewen • Stockport • Sugar Loaf • Swansea • Tenby • Wem • Whitland • Wilmslow • Wrenbury • Yorton

Airports

Nearest Airports

Liverpool John Lennon Airport is 55.05 Kilometers away Directions from Alvin Close to Liverpool John Lennon Airport
Manchester Airport is 64.61 Kilometers away Directions from Alvin Close to Manchester Airport
Birmingham International Airport is 80.31 Kilometers away Directions from Alvin Close to Birmingham International Airport
Coventry Airport is 100.04 Kilometers away Directions from Alvin Close to Coventry Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Woodside Birkenhead Ferry Terminal is 63.57 Kilometers away
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Liverpool Pier Head Ferry Terminal is 64.41 Kilometers away
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Birkenhead Ferry Terminal is 64.53 Kilometers away
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Liverpool Isle of Man & Dublin Terminal is 64.56 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Alvin Close is approximately 9.29 miles from the A5

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M54 J7/A5(T)/B5061 - 21.5 Km Away
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Junction: M54 J6/A5223 - 24 Km Away
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Junction: M54 J5/A5(T)/A442/B5072 - 26.38 Km Away
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Junction: M54 J4/A464/B5060 - 28.66 Km Away
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In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Extra

Battlefield Road, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY1 4AB
Distance: 11.78 Kilometres
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Lidl

Whitchurch Road, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY1 3AA
Distance: 12.39 Kilometres
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Aldi

Aldi Foodstore Ltd, Arlington Way, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY1 4NP
Distance: 12.56 Kilometres
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Tesco Stores Ltd

Canal Way, Ellesmere, Shropshire, SY12 0EJ
Distance: 12.88 Kilometres
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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nature Reserve

Attraction Name: Ruewood Meadow Nature Reserve
Distance: 1.74 (km)
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Museum

Attraction Name: Aviation Museum
Distance: 3.21 (km)
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Nature Reserve

Attraction Name: Prees Branch Canal Nature Reserve
Distance: 5.62 (km)
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Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Hawkstone Park and Visitor Centre
Distance: 6.58 (km)
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Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Shropshire
Visit the Council's Website
Shropshire Council
Chief Executives Office
Shirehall
Abbey Foregate
Shrewsbury
Shropshire
Send Mail
Telephone Number: General enquiries
Within the electoral area of Not Found -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of North Shropshire
The Member of Parliament is Paterson, Owen
Within the area of Wem Urban Civil Parish Council
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01028890
Ons Area Name:Shropshire 008D
Average Age : 43.20
Population: 1401.00
Male Population: 709.00 (50.61%)
Female Population: 692.00 (49.39%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 38 (2.71%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
Find a Local Neighbourhood Watch Scheme

Welcome to Wem Safer Neighbour Hood Team

Visit Police Website
Email Police
Telephone: 101 (In an emergency
Policing Links:
Severnside Housing
Shropshire Town and Rural Housing- Star - Bridgnorth Office

Recent Crime in the Area

Violent-crime25
Criminal-damage-arson10
Robbery1
Burglary4
Bicycle-theft1
Shoplifting1
Public-order1
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location details

Location Details

Alvin Close

OS Reference: 351007, 328104
OS Grid Reference: SJ510281
Latitude and Longitude: 52.847881106004, -2.7275572181066
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 38.8168 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Alvin Close

Map Number: 126
Map Name: Shrewsbury
Tilley Green
Shropshire
West Midlands
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