Amethyst Close

Postcode: WN2 1ES


Amethyst Close is a street in the settlement of Wigan which is within the electoral area of Aspull New Springs Whelley Ward in the administration area of Wigan District Council located in the North West Euro Region of the UK.

Amethyst Close is located 176.78 miles North West from the centre of London, 15.65 miles West from the centre of Manchester, 19.02 miles North East from the centre of Liverpool and 28.07 miles North East from the centre of Chester.

Road Name:Amethyst Close
Road Type:residential
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WN2 1ES
nearest tide point and watercourse

Tides and Rivers

Amethyst Close is approximately 15.1066 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 85 metres above sea level

The nearest significant watercourse to Amethyst Close is a canal called Leeds and Liverpool Canal which is approximately 0.28298 kilometres away
Height

Height

The Central point of Amethyst Close is approximately 85 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Dialling Code: 01942
Telephone Exchange: WIGAN - LCWIG
Telephone Cabinet: P53
Fibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises: FTTC

Hotels and Places to Stay Near Amethyst Close

Hotel information updated 06/02/2017

Hotels
Mercure Wigan Oak Hotel - wigan
Star Rating:3 Stars
This modern hotel is in the centre of Wigan, easily accessible from the A49 and M61/M6 motorway network, just 5 minutes from Wigan North Western Station.
Address:River Way, WN1 3SS, Wigan
Number of Rooms:88
Lowest Price Room:£46.75
Highest Price Room:£130
Coaching Inn Hotel - wigan
Star Rating:1 Stars
On the A573, a mile from Wigan's city centre, this family-run Victorian hotel is rich in traditional character, with free WiFi, free parking and charming en suite rooms.
Address:Warrington Road (A573), Ince, WN3 4NJ, Wigan
Number of Rooms:18
Lowest Price Room:£33
Highest Price Room:£75
Bel Air Hotel - wigan
Set 2 minutes’ walk from Haigh Hall Country Park, the Bel Air Hotel offers free Wi-Fi and free parking. Located within 5 minutes' drive of Wigan town centre, it is less than 3 miles from Junction 27 of the M6 motorway.
Address:236 Wigan lane, WN1 2NU, Wigan
Number of Rooms:11
Lowest Price Room:£30
Fifteens of Swinley - wigan
Star Rating:2 Stars
With boutique-style dcor, Fifteens of Swinley is located in Wigan. Free WiFi access is available. Each room here will provide you with a TV with satellite channels and an electric kettle.
Address:15 Upper Dicconson Street, WN1 2AD, Wigan
Number of Rooms:11
Lowest Price Room:£50
The Brocket Arms - wigan
The Brocket Arms offers accommodation in Wigan. Rooms are fitted with a flat-screen TV. You will find a kettle in the room. Rooms are equipped with a private bathroom equipped with a bath or shower. Extras include free toiletries and a hairdryer.
Address:38 Mesnes Road, WN1 2DD, Wigan
Number of Rooms:28
Lowest Price Room:£35.2
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 Aspull New Springs Whelley Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Wigan
The Member of Parliament is Nandy, Lisa
water

Water and Drainage Details

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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Amethyst Close

17 Amethyst Close
Sale Price: £147,500
Sale Date: 11/08/2014
3 Amethyst Close
Sale Price: £23,000
Sale Date: 30/03/2012
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01006388
Ons Area Name:Wigan 007B
Average Age : 41.37
Population: 1691.00
Male Population: 856.00 (50.62%)
Female Population: 835.00 (49.38%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 37 (2.19%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
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Recent Crime in the Area

Violent-crime37
Criminal-damage-arson25
Vehicle-crime10
Burglary35
Other-theft4
Public-order3
Shoplifting3
Drugs1
Robbery1
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Schools

Nearest Schools

Holy Family Catholic Primary School, New Springs, Wigan

Distance: 0.24 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Aided School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 136
Address: Longfield Street, New Springs, WN2 1EL
Telephone: 01942246376
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Amethyst Close to Holy Family Catholic Primary School, New Springs, Wigan

Canon Sharples Church of England Primary School and Nursery

Distance: 0.83 Kilometers
Type: Academy Sponsor Led
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 371
Address: Whelley, WN2 1BP
Telephone: 01942776188
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Amethyst Close to Canon Sharples Church of England Primary School and Nursery

Rose Bridge Academy

Distance: 1.37 Kilometers
Type: Academy Sponsor Led
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 595
Address: Holt Street, Ince-in-Makerfield, WN1 3HD
Telephone: 01942510712
Website: Visit School Website
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Our Lady's RC Primary School Wigan

Distance: 1.62 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Aided School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 163
Address: Holly Road, Aspull, WN2 1RU
Telephone: 01942832299
Website: Visit School Website
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Location details

Location Details

Amethyst Close

OS Reference: 360231, 406952
OS Grid Reference: SD602070
Latitude and Longitude: 53.557439539818, -2.6004129471823
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 15.1066 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Amethyst Close

Map Number: 109
Map Name: Manchester Bolton & Warrington
New Springs
Wigan
Greater Manchester
North West
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Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Ince Station is 2.18 Kilometers away

Directions from Amethyst Close to Ince

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

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Appley Bridge • Ashton-Under-Lyne • Atherton • Batley • Bescar Lane • Burscough Bridge • Daisy Hill • Deighton • Dewsbury • Gathurst • Greenfield • Hag Fold • Hindley • Hoscar • Huddersfield • Kirkby (Merseyside) • Leeds • Manchester Victoria • Marsden • Meols Cop • Mirfield • Moorside • Morley • Mossley (Greater Manchester) • New Lane • Orrell • Parbold • Pemberton • Rainford • Ravensthorpe • Salford Central • Salford Crescent • Slaithwaite • Southport • Stalybridge • Swinton (Greater Manchester) • Upholland • Walkden • Wigan North Western • Wigan Wallgate

Hindley Station is 2.44 Kilometers away

Directions from Amethyst 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

Wigan Wallgate Station is 2.52 Kilometers away

Directions from Amethyst Close to Wigan Wallgate

Wigan Wallgate station is operated by Northern in the Wigan 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 • Hindley • 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 • Woodsmoor

Wigan North Western Station is 2.6 Kilometers away

Directions from Amethyst Close to Wigan North Western

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

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Ashton-Under-Lyne • Atherton • Birmingham International • Birmingham New Street • Blackpool North • Bolton • Broad Green • Bryn • Carlisle • Clifton • Coventry • Crewe • Daisy Hill • Eccleston Park • Edge Hill • Edinburgh • Euston • Euxton Balshaw Lane • Farnworth • Garswood • Glasgow Central • Greenfield • Hag Fold • Haymarket • Heald Green • Helsby • Hindley • Huddersfield • Huyton • Ince • Kearsley • Kirkham & Wesham • Lancaster • Leyland • Lichfield Trent Valley • Liverpool Lime Street • Liverpool South Parkway • Lockerbie • Manchester Airport • Manchester Oxford Road • Manchester Piccadilly • Manchester Victoria • Marsden • Milton Keynes Central • Moorside • Moses Gate • Mossley (Greater Manchester) • Motherwell • Oxenholme Lake District • Penrith • Poulton-Le-Fylde • Prescot • Preston • Roby • Rugby • Salford Central • Salford Crescent • Sandwell & Dudley • Slaithwaite • St.Helens Central • Stafford • Stalybridge • Swinton (Greater Manchester) • Tamworth Low Level • Thatto Heath • Walkden • Warrington Bank Quay • Watford Junction • Wavertree Technology Park • Westhoughton • Wolverhampton

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco

213 Whelley, Wigan, WN2 1BL
Distance: 0.65 Kilometres
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Martins / Whelley Sub Post Office

130-132 Whelley, Wigan, WN1 3UB
Distance: 1.15 Kilometres
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Spar

122 Whelley, Wigan, WN1 3UB
Distance: 1.15 Kilometres
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Whelley Discount Store

56-60 Whelley, Wigan, WN1 3PQ
Distance: 1.26 Kilometres
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Airports

Nearest Airports

Liverpool John Lennon Airport is 29.63 Kilometers away Directions from Amethyst Close to Liverpool John Lennon Airport
Manchester Airport is 30.84 Kilometers away Directions from Amethyst Close to Manchester Airport
Blackpool International Airport is 37.92 Kilometers away Directions from Amethyst Close to Blackpool International Airport
Leeds Bradford International Airport is 70.92 Kilometers away Directions from Amethyst Close to Leeds Bradford International Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Liverpool Belfast Ferry Terminal Bootle is 29.58 Kilometers away
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Liverpool Pier Head Ferry Terminal is 31.11 Kilometers away
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Liverpool Isle of Man & Dublin Terminal is 31.19 Kilometers away
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Seacombe Ferry Terminal is 31.96 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Amethyst Close is approximately 2.47 miles from the M61

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M61 J6/A6/A6027 - 4.15 Km Away
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Junction: M6 J26/M58/A577 - 6.84 Km Away
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Junction: M6 J27/A5209/B5250 - 7.07 Km Away
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Junction: M6 J25/A49 - 7.12 Km Away
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Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Royal Albert Edward Infirmary

Address: Wigan Lane, Wigan, WN1 2NN,
NHS Sector
Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01942 244000
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 1.83 (km)
Directions from Amethyst Close to Royal Albert Edward Infirmary

BMI The Beaumont Hospital

Address: Chorley New Road, Lostock, Bolton, BL6 4LA,
Independent Sector
BMI Healthcare
Telephone: 01204 404404
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 7.26 (km)
Directions from Amethyst Close to BMI The Beaumont Hospital

Wrightington Hospital

Address: Hall Lane, Appley Bridge, Wigan, WN6 9EP,
NHS Sector
Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01942 244000
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 8.13 (km)
Directions from Amethyst Close to Wrightington Hospital

Leigh Infirmary

Address: The Avenue, Leigh, WN7 1HS,
NHS Sector
Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01942 244000
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 8.26 (km)
Directions from Amethyst Close to Leigh Infirmary
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Dr Patel, Kamath & Partners

Address: Longshoot Health Centre, Scholes, Wigan, WN1 3NH
Telephone: 01942 244414
Distance: 1.5 (km)
Directions from Amethyst Close to Dr Patel, Kamath & Partners

Higher Ince Surgery

Address: Ince Community Clinic, Manchester Road, Ince, Wigan, WN2 2DJ
Telephone: 01942 483150
Distance: 1.6 (km)
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Sullivan Way Sexual Health Clinic

Address: Sullivan Way Surgery, Scholes, Wigan, WN1 3TB
Telephone: 0797 4490068
Distance: 1.66 (km)
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Sullivan Way Surgery

Address: Sullivan Way Surgery, Sullivan Way,scholes, Wigan, Greater Manchester, WN1 3TB
Telephone: 01942 243649
Distance: 1.66 (km)
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Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 44 Whelley, Wigan, Lancashire, WN1 3PQ
Distance: 1.3 (km)
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Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 56 Ince Green Lane, Ince, Wigan, Lancashire, WN2 2AR
Distance: 1.75 (km)
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Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 6 Scot Lane, Aspull, Wigan, Lancashire, WN2 1YX
Distance: 1.82 (km)
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Florence House

Address: Florence House, 100 Standishgate, Wigan, Lancashire, WN1 1XP
Distance: 1.93 (km)
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Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Ince Library

Smithy Green, Wigan, WN22AT
Telephone: 01942 324423
Distance: 1.62 Kilometres
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Aspull Library

Oakfield Crescent, Wigan, WN21XJ
Telephone:
Distance: 1.77 Kilometres
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Wigan Childrens Library

The Wiend Centre, Wigan, WN11PF
Telephone:
Distance: 2.35 Kilometres
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Wigan Library

College Avenue, Wigan, WN11NN
Telephone:
Distance: 2.38 Kilometres
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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Country Park

Attraction Name: Haigh Country Park
Distance: 1.15 (km)
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Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Wigan Pier
Distance: 3.09 (km)
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Museum

Attraction Name: The Way We Were Heritage Centre, Opie's Museum of Memories, Wigan Life
Distance: 3.77 (km)
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Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Visitor Centre
Distance: 3.83 (km)
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Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Less than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 14.3
Median Speed: 3.9
Maximum Speed: >=30
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 9