Ashton Close

Postcode: GL4 5BP

Ashton Close is a street in the settlement of Gloucester which is within the electoral area of Abbey Ward in the administration area of Gloucester District Council within Gloucestershire County Council located in the South West Euro Region of the UK.

Ashton Close is located 92.92 miles West from the centre of London, 2.73 miles South East from the centre of Gloucester, 24.69 miles South from the centre of Worcester and 26.1 miles North West from the centre of Swindon.

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GL4 5BP
nearest tide point and watercourse

Tides and Rivers

Ashton Close is approximately 4.8689 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 60 metres above sea level

The nearest significant watercourse to Ashton Close is a river called River Twyver which is approximately 0.411716 kilometres away
Height

Height

The Central point of Ashton Close is approximately 60 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Dialling Code: 01452
Telephone Exchange: BARNWOOD - SSBWD
Telephone Cabinet: P3
Fibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises: FTTC
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Less than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: >=30
Median Speed: >=30
Maximum Speed: >=30
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 25
water

Water and Drainage Details

Severn Trent Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Ashton Close

6 Ashton Close
Sale Price: £185,000
Sale Date: 23/09/2015
5 Ashton Close
Sale Price: £185,000
Sale Date: 28/11/2014
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

Upton St Leonards Church of England Primary School

Distance: 0.82 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Controlled School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 417
Address: Bondend Road, Upton St Leonards, GL4 8ED
Telephone: 01452616109
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Ashton Close to Upton St Leonards Church of England Primary School

Heron Primary School

Distance: 0.85 Kilometers
Type: Foundation School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 422
Address: Heron Way, Abbeydale, GL4 4BN
Telephone: 01452415105
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Ashton Close to Heron Primary School

Robinswood Primary Academy

Distance: 0.89 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 444
Address: Underhill Road, Matson, GL4 6HE
Telephone: 01452530430
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Ashton Close to Robinswood Primary Academy

Abbeymead Primary School

Distance: 1.21 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 416
Address: Mead Road, Abbeymead, GL4 5YS
Telephone: 01452371710
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Ashton Close to Abbeymead Primary School
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Wotton Lawn Hospital

Address: Horton Road,
NHS Sector
2gether NHS Foundation Trust
Distance: 3.68 (km)
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Rikenel

Address: Montpellier,
NHS Sector
2gether NHS Foundation Trust
Distance: 3.94 (km)
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Gloucestershire Royal Hospital

Address: Great Western Road, Great Western Road, Gloucester, GL1 3NN,
NHS Sector
Gloucestershire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 03004 222 222
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Distance: 3.96 (km)
Directions from Ashton Close to Gloucestershire Royal Hospital

Winfield Hospital

Address: Tewkesbury Road, Longford, Gloucester, GL2 9WH,
Independent Sector
Ramsay Healthcare UK Operations Limited
Telephone: 01452 306009
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Distance: 5.64 (km)
Directions from Ashton Close to Winfield Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Hadwen Medical Pract.

Address: The Hadwen Medical Pract., Glevum Way Surgery, Glevum Way, Abbeydale, Gloucester, GL4 4BL
Telephone: 01452 529933
Distance: 0.63 (km)
Directions from Ashton Close to Hadwen Medical Pract.

Matson Lane Surgery

Address: Matson Lane Surgery, Taylor Hse, 4 Matson Lane, Matson, Gloucester, GL4 6DX
Telephone: 01452 505344
Distance: 1.23 (km)
Directions from Ashton Close to Matson Lane Surgery

Older Age - Fieldview

Address: Fieldview, West Lodge Drive, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, GL4 4QH
Telephone: 01452 894120
Distance: 1.64 (km)
Directions from Ashton Close to Older Age - Fieldview

Saintbridge Surgery

Address: Saintbridge Surgery, Askwith Road, Saintbridge, Gloucester, GL4 4SH
Telephone: 01452 500252
Distance: 1.95 (km)
Directions from Ashton Close to Saintbridge Surgery
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Abbeymead Dental Practice

Address: Abbeymead Dental Practice, Commercial House, 2 Abbeymead Avenue, Abbeymead, Gloucester, GL4 5UA
Distance: 0.52 (km)
Directions from Ashton Close to Abbeymead Dental Practice

Cotteswold House Dental Practice

Address: Cotteswold House Dental Practice, 64 Cotteswold Road, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, GL4 6RH
Distance: 1.78 (km)
Directions from Ashton Close to Cotteswold House Dental Practice

Courtlands Dental Surgery

Address: Courtlands Dental Surgery, 208 Painswick Road, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, GL4 4PH
Distance: 1.87 (km)
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The Limes Dental Practice

Address: The Limes Dental Practice, 168 Stroud Road, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, GL1 5JX
Distance: 3.09 (km)
Directions from Ashton Close to The Limes Dental Practice
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Matson Library

Winsley Road, Gloucester, GL46NG
Telephone: 0845 2305420
Distance: 0.92 Kilometres
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Directions from Ashton Close to Matson Library

Hucclecote Library

Hucclecote Road, Gloucester, GL33RT
Telephone: 0845 2305420
Distance: 2.45 Kilometres
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Brockworth Library

Moorfield Road, Brockworth, GL34ET
Telephone:
Distance: 3.42 Kilometres
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Gloucester Library

Brunswick Road, Gloucester, GL11HT
Telephone: 01452 426923
Distance: 4.16 Kilometres
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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Stroud Station is 10.2 Kilometers away

Directions from Ashton Close to Stroud

Stroud station is operated by Great Western Railway in the Stroud area on the Swindon - Stonehouse stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Cheltenham Spa • Chippenham • Didcot Parkway • Dilton Marsh • Gloucester • Kemble • Melksham • Paddington • Reading • Romsey • Salisbury • Southampton Central • Stonehouse • Swindon • Trowbridge • Warminster • Westbury • Worcester Shrub Hill

Stonehouse Station is 11.29 Kilometers away

Directions from Ashton Close to Stonehouse

Stonehouse station is operated by Great Western Railway in the Stroud area on the Swindon - Stonehouse stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Cheltenham Spa • Chippenham • Didcot Parkway • Dilton Marsh • Gloucester • Kemble • Melksham • Paddington • Reading • Romsey • Salisbury • Southampton Central • Stroud • Swindon • Trowbridge • Warminster • Westbury • Worcester Shrub Hill

Cam & Dursley Station is 16.96 Kilometers away

Directions from Ashton Close to Cam & Dursley

Cam & Dursley station is operated by Great Western Railway in the Stroud area on the Bristol - Birmingham Line stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Ashchurch • Avoncliff • Barnham • Bath Spa • Bradford-On-Avon • Bridgwater • Brighton • Bristol Parkway • Bristol Temple Meads • Bruton • Castle Cary • Cheltenham Spa • Chetnole • Chichester • Cosham • Dilton Marsh • Dorchester West • Fareham • Filton Abbey Wood • Freshford • Frome • Gloucester • Great Malvern • Havant • Highbridge & Burnham • Hove • Keynsham • Lawrence Hill • Maiden Newton • Malvern Link • Nailsea & Backwell • Oldfield Park • Romsey • Salisbury • Shoreham-By-Sea • Southampton Central • Stapleton Road • Taunton • Thornford • Trowbridge • Upwey • Warminster • Westbury • Weston Milton • Weston-Super-Mare • Weymouth • Worcester Foregate Street • Worcester Shrub Hill • Worle • Worthing • Yate • Yatton • Yeovil Pen Mill • Yetminster

Ashchurch Station is 19.23 Kilometers away

Directions from Ashton Close to Ashchurch

Ashchurch station is operated by Great Western Railway in the Tewkesbury area on the Bristol - Birmingham Line stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Avoncliff • Barnham • Bath Spa • Beeston • Birmingham New Street • Bradford-On-Avon • Brighton • Bristol Parkway • Bristol Temple Meads • Bromsgrove • Bruton • Burton-On-Trent • Cam & Dursley • Cardiff Central • Castle Cary • Cheltenham Spa • Chepstow • Chetnole • Chichester • Cosham • Derby • Dilton Marsh • Dorchester West • Fareham • Filton Abbey Wood • Freshford • Frome • Gloucester • Great Malvern • Havant • Hove • Keynsham • Lawrence Hill • Long Eaton • Lydney • Maiden Newton • Malvern Link • Nailsea & Backwell • Newport (Gwent) • Nottingham • Oldfield Park • Romsey • Salisbury • Shoreham-By-Sea • Southampton Central • Stapleton Road • Thornford • Trowbridge • University • Upwey • Warminster • Westbury • Weston Milton • Weston-Super-Mare • Weymouth • Wilnecote • Worcester Foregate Street • Worcester Shrub Hill • Worle • Worthing • Yate • Yatton • Yeovil Pen Mill • Yetminster

Airports

Nearest Airports

Gloucestershire Airport is 7.06 Kilometers away Directions from Ashton Close to Gloucestershire Airport
Bristol International Airport is 60.98 Kilometers away Directions from Ashton Close to Bristol International Airport
London Oxford Airport is 61.17 Kilometers away Directions from Ashton Close to London Oxford Airport
Birmingham International Airport is 75.75 Kilometers away Directions from Ashton Close to Birmingham International Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Sharpness Old Docks is 22.78 Kilometers away
Directions from Ashton Close to Sharpness Old Docks
Lydney Harbour is 25.1 Kilometers away
Directions from Ashton Close to Lydney Harbour
Castle Park Ferry Landing is 49.98 Kilometers away
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Temple Bridge (Bristol) Ferry Landing is 50.03 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Ashton Close is approximately 0.05 miles from the M5

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M5 J11A/A417(T) - 3.17 Km Away
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Junction: M5 J11/A40(T) - 6.95 Km Away
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Junction: M5 J12/B4008 - 7.21 Km Away
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Junction: M5 J10/A4019 - 11.21 Km Away
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In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Green Garden Food And News

26 Green Gardens, Brockworth, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, GL3 4NJ
Distance: 3.09 Kilometres
Directions from Ashton Close to Green Garden Food And News

Sainsburys Supermarket

St Ann Way Gloucester 01452 36800, GL2 5SA
Distance: 4.49 Kilometres
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Tesco Stores Ltd

St Oswalds Road Gloucester GL1 1SX, GL1 2SR
Distance: 5.05 Kilometres
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Asda Supermarket

Kingsway Business Park Newhaven Road Quedgeley Gloucester, GL2 2SN
Distance: 5.33 Kilometres
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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Country Park

Attraction Name: Robinswood Country Park
Distance: 1.35 (km)
Directions from Ashton Close to Robinswood Country Park

Museum

Attraction Name: City Museum & Art Gallery, Beatrix Potter Museum and House of the Tailor of Gloucester
Distance: 2.16 (km)
Directions from Ashton Close to City Museum & Art Gallery, Beatrix Potter Museum and House of the Tailor of Gloucester

Landmark or Antiquity

Attraction Name: Prinknash Park
Distance: 2.25 (km)
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Historic Place of Worship

Attraction Name: Prinknash Abbey
Distance: 2.26 (km)
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Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Gloucester District
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Herbert Warehouse
The Docks
Gloucester
Gloucestershire
GL1 2EQ
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 01452 396396
County Council: Gloucestershire County
Address:
Within the electoral area of Abbey Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Gloucester
The Member of Parliament is Graham, Richard
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01022412
Ons Area Name:Stroud 001D
Average Age : 42.69
Population: 2845.00
Male Population: 1383.00 (48.61%)
Female Population: 1462.00 (51.39%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 14 (0.49%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
Find a Local Neighbourhood Watch Scheme
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Email Police
Policing Links:
www.gloucester.gov.uk
www.gloucestercab.org.uk
www.gloucestercitysafe.co.uk
www.safergloucester.co.uk
www.gch.co.uk
www.gloucestershire.gov.uk

Recent Crime in the Area

Violent-crime19
Vehicle-crime13
Burglary24
Other-theft9
Public-order2
Criminal-damage-arson18
4
Shoplifting6
Drugs2
Possession-of-weapons1
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location details

Location Details

Ashton Close

OS Reference: 386090, 215274
OS Grid Reference: SO861153
Latitude and Longitude: 51.835457830805, -2.2019005505202
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 4.8689 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Ashton Close

Map Number: 162
Map Name: Gloucester & Forest of Dean
Upton St Leonards
Stroud
Gloucestershire
South West
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