Amherst Close

Postcode: PE37 7TS

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Amherst Close is a street in the settlement of Swaffham governed by Swaffham Civil Parish council which is within the electoral area of Swaffham Ward in the administration area of Breckland District Council within Norfolk County Council located in the Eastern Euro Region of the UK.

Amherst Close is located 85.97 miles North from the centre of London, 25.11 miles West from the centre of Norwich, 38.74 miles North East from the centre of Cambridge and 39.81 miles East from the centre of Peterborough.


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PE37 7TS
nearest tide point and watercourse

Tides and Rivers

Amherst Close is approximately 22.0582 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 69 metres above sea level

The nearest significant watercourse to Amherst Close is an unnamed river which is approximately 4.68534 kilometres away


The Central point of Amherst Close is approximately 69 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Area Code: 01760 - Swaffham

Hotels and Places to Stay Near Amherst Close

Hotel information updated 09/10/2016

Lydney House - swaffham-aireborough
Star Rating:2 Stars
This Georgian house from the mid 1700s has bedrooms with refitted bathrooms, and is a short walk from Swaffham and a choice of restaurants. Lydney House has well-equipped en suite bedrooms with free mineral water and sweets.
Address:Norwich Road, PE37 7QS, Swaffham, Norfolk
Number of Rooms:8
Lowest Price Room:£85
Highest Price Room:£90.00
Best Western The George Hotel, Swaffham -
Star Rating:3 Stars
The Best Western George Hotel, located in Swaffham is a charmingly restored 17th-century coaching inn. With a Georgian facade and a complimentary modern bedroom wing.
Address:Station St, PE37 7LJ, Swaffham
Number of Rooms:29
Lowest Price Room:£43.2
Highest Price Room:£87.00
Strattons Hotel - swaffham-aireborough
In the historic market town of Swaffham, this award-winning boutique hotel boasts an award-winning restaurant, free Wi-Fi and luxury accommodation in beautiful boutique-style rooms and suites.
Address:4 Ash Close, PE37 7NH, Swaffham
Number of Rooms:10
Lowest Price Room:£109
Highest Price Room:£220.0
Cobbler's - great-palgrave
Located in Great Palgrave in the Norfolk Region, this holiday home is 38 km from Norwich. The property is 47 km from Bury Saint Edmunds and features views of the city. The unit equipped with a kitchen with an oven and toaster.
Address:, PE32 2DR, Sporle nr. Swaffham
Number of Rooms:1
Lowest Price Room:£107.5
Frenchmans - swaffham-aireborough
Frenchmans offers accommodation in Swaffham, 42 km from Norwich. It provides free private parking. The kitchen is fitted with an oven and a toaster and there is a private bathroom. Kings Lynn is 21 km from Frenchmans, while Cromer is 49 km away.
Address:, PE32, Southacre
Number of Rooms:1
Lowest Price Room:£61.5

Local Council Details

Within the area of Breckland District
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Elizabeth House
Walpole Loke
NR19 1EE
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Telephone Number: 01362 656 870
County Council: Norfolk County
Within the electoral area of Swaffham Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of South West Norfolk
The Member of Parliament is Truss, Elizabeth
Within the area of Swaffham Civil Parish Council

Water and Drainage Details

Anglian Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Amherst Close

6 Amherst Close
Sale Price: £171,000
Sale Date: 09/10/2015
6 Amherst Close
Sale Price: £159,000
Sale Date: 22/11/2013
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01026458
Ons Area Name:Breckland 007D
Average Age : 42.86
Population: 1498.00
Male Population: 704.00 (47%)
Female Population: 794.00 (53%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 26 (1.74%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
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Telephone: 01524 596649
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Recent Crime in the Area

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Location details

Location Details

Amherst Close

OS Reference: 582508, 308185
OS Grid Reference: TF825082
Latitude and Longitude: 52.640312804071, 0.69768070862394
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 22.0582 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Amherst Close

Map Number: 144
Map Name: Thetford & Breckland
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Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Brandon Rail Station is 21.33 Kilometers away (13.25 miles)
Watlington Rail Station is 21.46 Kilometers away (13.33 miles)
Downham Market Rail Station is 22.73 Kilometers away (14.12 miles)
Kings Lynn Rail Station is 23.45 Kilometers away (14.57 miles)

Nearest Airports

Norwich International Airport is 39.54 Kilometers away
Cambridge Airport is 59.70 Kilometers away
London Stansted Airport is 88.60 Kilometers away

Nearest Ferries

King's Lynn Ferry Landing is 24.19 Kilometers away
West Lynn Ferry Landing is 24.41 Kilometers away

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Amherst Close is approximately 1.06 miles from the A47

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M11 J14/A14(T)/A428(T) - 62.36 Km Away
Junction: M11 J13/A1303 - 63.37 Km Away
Junction: M11 J12/A603 - 65.70 Km Away

Health Clinics

Campingland Surgery
The Campingland Surgery, Campingland, Swaffham, Norfolk, PE377RD
Distance: 0.68 Kilometers
Telephone: 01760 721211
Manor Farm Medical Centre
Manor Farm Medical Centre, Mangate Street, Swaffham, Norfolk, PE377QN
Distance: 0.95 Kilometers
Telephone: 01760 721786
Plowright Medical Centre
Plowright Medical Centre, 1 Jack Boddy Way, Swaffham, Norfolk, PE377HJ
Distance: 1.71 Kilometers
Telephone: 01760 722797
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Swaffham Library

The Pightle, Swaffham, PE377DF
Telephone: 01760 721 513
Distance: 0.7636005178709605 Kilometres
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Watton Library

George Trollope Road, Watton, Thetford, IP256AS
Telephone: 01953 881671
Distance: 11.585063801306191 Kilometres
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Dereham Library

59 High Street, Dereham, NR191DZ
Telephone: 01362 693 184
Distance: 17.098920394890868 Kilometres
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Fakenham Library

Oak Street, Fakenham, NR219DY
Telephone: 01328 862 715
Distance: 23.48739115823637 Kilometres
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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions


Attraction Name: Swaffham Museum
Distance: 1.00 (km)

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: EcoTech Centre
Distance: 1.62 (km)


Attraction Name: Cockley Cley Museum
Distance: 4.52 (km)

Motor Racing Circuit

Attraction Name: Swaffham Raceway
Distance: 4.54 (km)

Nearest Schools

Swaffham CofE VC Junior School

Distance: 0.49 Kilometers
Type: Primary
Address: Brandon Road, Swaffham, Norfolk, PE37 7EA
Telephone: (01760) 721831

The Nicholas Hamond Academy

Distance: 0.51 Kilometers
Type: Secondary
Address: Brandon Road, Swaffham, Norfolk, PE37 7DZ
Telephone: (01760) 721480

Swaffham CofE VC Infant School

Distance: 0.51 Kilometers
Type: Primary
Address: White Cross Road, Swaffham, Norfolk, PE37 7RF
Telephone: (01760) 721357

Sacred Heart School

Distance: 1.06 Kilometers
Type: Not applicable
Address: 17 Mangate Street, Swaffham, Norfolk, PE37 7QW
Telephone: (01760) 721330

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Greater than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 9.3
Median Speed: 8.5
Maximum Speed: 14.3
Next-generation access (NGA)?: N
Number of Connections: 9
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