Balfour Road

Postcode: PR2 3BY

Balfour Road is a street in the settlement of Preston which is within the electoral area of Moor Park Ward in the administration area of Preston District Council within Lancashire County Council located in the North West Euro Region of the UK.

Balfour Road is located 191.51 miles North West from the centre of London, 19.21 miles South from the centre of Lancaster, 27.87 miles North East from the centre of Liverpool and 27.99 miles North West from the centre of Manchester.

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Postcodes for Balfour Road

PR2 3BY
PR2 3BX
Height

Height

The Central point of Balfour Road is approximately 31 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Area Code: 01772 - Preston
Area Code: 01995 - Garstang
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Greater than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 19.4
Median Speed: 20.4
Maximum Speed: 23.1
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 10
water

Water and Drainage Details

United Utilities
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Balfour Road

52 Balfour Road
Sale Price: £97,500
Sale Date: 10/02/2017
62 Balfour Road
Sale Price: £129,995
Sale Date: 17/11/2016
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

Moorbrook School

Distance: 0.13 Kilometers
Type: Community Special School
Phase: Special
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 28
Address: Ainslie Road, Fulwood, PR2 3DB
Telephone: 01772774752
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Balfour Road to Moorbrook School

Eldon Primary School

Distance: 0.3 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 237
Address: Eldon Street, PR1 7YE
Telephone: 01772253557
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Balfour Road to Eldon Primary School

The Roebuck School

Distance: 0.69 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 382
Address: Inkerman Street, Ashton, PR2 2BN
Telephone: 01772729337
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Balfour Road to The Roebuck School

Fulwood and Cadley Primary School

Distance: 0.83 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 314
Address: Cadley Causeway, Fulwood, PR2 3QT
Telephone: 01772717087
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Balfour Road to Fulwood and Cadley Primary School
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Royal Preston Hospital

Address: Sharoe Green Lane North, Fulwood, Preston, PR2 9HT,
NHS Sector
Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01772 716565
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Distance: 1.88 (km)
Directions from Balfour Road to Royal Preston Hospital

Fulwood Hall Hospital

Address: Midgery Lane, Fulwood, Preston, PR2 9SZ,
Independent Sector
Ramsay Healthcare UK Operations Limited
Telephone: 01772 704111
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Distance: 2.23 (km)
Directions from Balfour Road to Fulwood Hall Hospital

Ribbleton Hospital

Address: Miller Road, Ribbleton, Preston, PR2 6LS,
NHS Sector
Lancashire Care NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01772 401600
Distance: 3.56 (km)
Directions from Balfour Road to Ribbleton Hospital

Priory Hospital Preston

Address: Rosemary Lane, Bartle, Preston, PR4 0HB,
Independent Sector
Priory Group Limited
Telephone: 01772 691 122
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Distance: 5.59 (km)
Directions from Balfour Road to Priory Hospital Preston
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

L.d.service

Address: 93 Garstang Road, Preston, PR1 1LD
Telephone: 01772 401203
Distance: 0.32 (km)
Directions from Balfour Road to L.d.service

Lytham Road Surgery

Address: Lytham Road Surgery, 2a Lytham Road, Fulwood, Preston, Lancashire, PR2 8JB
Telephone: 01772 716033
Distance: 0.36 (km)
Directions from Balfour Road to Lytham Road Surgery

Moor Park Surgery

Address: Moor Park Surgery, 49 Garstang Road, Preston, Lancashire, PR1 1LB
Telephone: 01772 252077
Distance: 0.55 (km)
Directions from Balfour Road to Moor Park Surgery

The Surgery

Address: The Surgery, 63-65 Garstang Road, Preston, Lancashire, PR1 1LB
Telephone: 01772 253554
Distance: 0.55 (km)
Directions from Balfour Road to The Surgery
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Linton Street Dental Practice

Address: Linton Street Dental Practice, 2 Linton Street, Fulwood, Preston, Lancashire, PR2 3BJ
Distance: 0.2 (km)
Directions from Balfour Road to Linton Street Dental Practice

Moor Park Dental Surgery

Address: Moor Park Dental Surgery, 67 Garstang Road, Preston, Lancashire, PR1 1LB
Distance: 0.55 (km)
Directions from Balfour Road to Moor Park Dental Surgery

Preston Healthport

Address: Preston Healthport, Vicarage Lane, Fulwood, Preston, Pr2 8dw, PR2 8DW
Distance: 0.69 (km)
Directions from Balfour Road to Preston Healthport

Adelphi Dental Surgery

Address: Adelphi Dental Surgery, 157 Adelphi Street, Preston, Lancashire, PR1 7BH
Distance: 0.85 (km)
Directions from Balfour Road to Adelphi Dental Surgery
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Sharoe Green Library

8 Sharoe Green Lane, Fulwood, Preston, PR28ED
Telephone: 01772 719071
Distance: 1.05 Kilometres
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Directions from Balfour Road to Sharoe Green Library

Preston Harris Library

Market Square, Preston, PR12PP
Telephone: 01772 532676
Distance: 1.91 Kilometres
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Directions from Balfour Road to Preston Harris Library

Fulwood Library

Garstang Road, Fulwood, PR29RX
Telephone: 01772 719 082
Distance: 1.92 Kilometres
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Directions from Balfour Road to Fulwood Library

Ingol Library

Ventnor Place, Ingol, Preston, PR23YX
Telephone: 01772 720483
Distance: 2.13 Kilometres
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Directions from Balfour Road to Ingol Library

Hotels, Guest Houses, Bed & Breakfasts and Places to Stay Near Balfour Road

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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Preston Station is 1.99 Kilometers away

Directions from Balfour Road to Preston

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

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Accrington • Acton Main Line • Adlington (Lancashire) • Ansdell & Fairhaven • Appleby • Armathwaite • Arnside • Ashton-Under-Lyne • Askam • Aspatria • Bamber Bridge • Barrow-In-Furness • Birmingham International • Birmingham New Street • Blackburn • Blackpool North • Blackpool Pleasure Beach • Blackpool South • Blackrod • Bolton • Bootle (Cumbria) • Bradford Interchange • Braystones • Brierfield • Broad Green • Bryn • Buckshaw Parkway • Burneside • Burnley Barracks • Burnley Central • Burnley Manchester Road • Burscough Junction • Buxton • Cark & Cartmel • Carlisle • Carnforth • Castleton • Chapel-En-Le-Frith • Cherry Tree • Chorley • Church & Oswaldtwistle • Church Fenton • Clitheroe • Colne • Corkickle • Coventry • Crewe • Cross Gates • Croston • Dalston • Dalton • Davenport • Deansgate • Dent • Disley • Dove Holes • Drigg • East Didsbury • East Garforth • Eccleston Park • Edge Hill • Edinburgh • Euston • Euxton Balshaw Lane • Flimby • Foxfield • Furness Vale • Garforth • Garsdale • Garswood • Gatley • Glasgow Central • Grange-Over-Sands • Green Road • Greenfield • Halifax • Hapton • Harrington • Haymarket • Hazel Grove • Heald Green • Heaton Chapel • Hebden Bridge • Hellifield • Horton In Ribblesdale • Horwich Parkway • Huddersfield • Huncoat • Huyton • Kendal • Kents Bank • Kirkby Stephen • Kirkby-In-Furness • Kirkham & Wesham • Lancaster • Langho • Langwathby • Layton • Lazonby & Kirkoswald • Leeds • Levenshulme • Leyland • Lichfield Trent Valley • Littleborough • Liverpool Lime Street • Liverpool South Parkway • Lockerbie • Lostock • Lostock Hall • Lytham • Manchester Airport • Manchester Oxford Road • Manchester Piccadilly • Manchester Victoria • Marsden • Maryport • Micklefield • Middlewood • Mill Hill (Lancashire) • Millom • Mills Hill • Milton Keynes Central • Moss Side • Mossley (Greater Manchester) • Moston • Motherwell • Nelson • Nethertown • New Mills Newtown • New Pudsey • Ormskirk • Oxenholme Lake District • Parton • Penrith • Pleasington • Poulton-Le-Fylde • Prescot • Ramsgreave & Wilpshire • Ravenglass • Ribblehead • Rishton • Roby • Rochdale • Roose • Rose Grove • Rufford • Rugby • Salford Central • Salford Crescent • Salwick • Sandwell & Dudley • Seascale • Sellafield • Settle • Silecroft • Silverdale • Slaithwaite • Smithy Bridge • Southall • Sowerby Bridge • Squires Gate • St.Annes-On-The-Sea • St.Bees • St.Helens Central • Stafford • Stalybridge • Staveley (Cumbria) • Stockport • Tamworth Low Level • Thatto Heath • Todmorden • Ulleskelf • Ulverston • Walsden • Warrington Bank Quay • Watford Junction • Wavertree Technology Park • Whaley Bridge • Whalley • Whitehaven • Wigan North Western • Wigton • Windermere • Wolverhampton • Woodsmoor • Workington • York

Lostock Hall Station is 5.82 Kilometers away

Directions from Balfour Road to Lostock Hall

Lostock Hall station is operated by Northern in the Ribble Valley area on the Roses Line and Branches stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Accrington • Ansdell & Fairhaven • Appleby • Armathwaite • Bamber Bridge • Blackburn • Blackpool North • Blackpool Pleasure Beach • Blackpool South • Bradford Interchange • Brierfield • Burnley Barracks • Burnley Central • Burnley Manchester Road • Carlisle • Cherry Tree • Church & Oswaldtwistle • Church Fenton • Clitheroe • Colne • Cross Gates • Dent • East Garforth • Garforth • Garsdale • Halifax • Hapton • Hebden Bridge • Hellifield • Horton In Ribblesdale • Huncoat • Kirkby Stephen • Kirkham & Wesham • Langho • Langwathby • Lazonby & Kirkoswald • Leeds • Lytham • Micklefield • Mill Hill (Lancashire) • Moss Side • Nelson • New Pudsey • Pleasington • Poulton-Le-Fylde • Preston • Ramsgreave & Wilpshire • Ribblehead • Rishton • Rose Grove • Salwick • Settle • Squires Gate • St.Annes-On-The-Sea • Whalley • York

Bamber Bridge Station is 6.27 Kilometers away

Directions from Balfour Road to Bamber Bridge

Bamber Bridge station is operated by Northern in the Ribble Valley area on the Roses Line and Branches stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Accrington • Ansdell & Fairhaven • Appleby • Armathwaite • Blackburn • Blackpool North • Blackpool Pleasure Beach • Blackpool South • Bradford Interchange • Brierfield • Burnley Barracks • Burnley Central • Burnley Manchester Road • Carlisle • Cherry Tree • Church & Oswaldtwistle • Church Fenton • Clitheroe • Colne • Cross Gates • Dent • East Garforth • Garforth • Garsdale • Halifax • Hapton • Hebden Bridge • Hellifield • Horton In Ribblesdale • Huncoat • Kirkby Stephen • Kirkham & Wesham • Langho • Langwathby • Lazonby & Kirkoswald • Leeds • Lostock Hall • Lytham • Micklefield • Mill Hill (Lancashire) • Moss Side • Nelson • New Pudsey • Pleasington • Poulton-Le-Fylde • Preston • Ramsgreave & Wilpshire • Ribblehead • Rishton • Rose Grove • Salwick • Settle • Squires Gate • St.Annes-On-The-Sea • Whalley • York

Salwick Station is 6.97 Kilometers away

Directions from Balfour Road to Salwick

Salwick station is operated by Northern in the Fylde area on the Blackpool North Branch stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Accrington • Ansdell & Fairhaven • Bamber Bridge • Blackburn • Blackpool Pleasure Beach • Blackpool South • Brierfield • Burnley Barracks • Burnley Central • Cherry Tree • Church & Oswaldtwistle • Colne • Hapton • Huncoat • Kirkham & Wesham • Lostock Hall • Lytham • Mill Hill (Lancashire) • Moss Side • Nelson • Pleasington • Preston • Rishton • Rose Grove • Squires Gate • St.Annes-On-The-Sea

Airports

Nearest Airports

Blackpool International Airport is 21.68 Kilometers away Directions from Balfour Road to Blackpool International Airport
Liverpool John Lennon Airport is 49.45 Kilometers away Directions from Balfour Road to Liverpool John Lennon Airport
Manchester Airport is 54.31 Kilometers away Directions from Balfour Road to Manchester Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Knott End-On-Sea Ferry Landing is 25.34 Kilometers away
Directions from Balfour Road to Knott End-On-Sea Ferry Landing
Fleetwood for Knott End Ferry Landing is 25.71 Kilometers away
Directions from Balfour Road to Fleetwood for Knott End Ferry Landing
Heysham Ferry Terminal is 31.65 Kilometers away
Directions from Balfour Road to Heysham Ferry Terminal
Liverpool Belfast Ferry Terminal Bootle is 41.6 Kilometers away
Directions from Balfour Road to Liverpool Belfast Ferry Terminal Bootle
Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Balfour Road is approximately 1.83 miles from the M55

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M55 J1/A6/B6241 - 2.93 Km Away
Directions from Balfour Road to M55 J1/A6/B6241
Junction: M6 J32/M55 J0 - 3.72 Km Away
Directions from Balfour Road to M6 J32/M55 J0
Junction: M6 J31A/B6242 - 3.84 Km Away
Directions from Balfour Road to M6 J31A/B6242
Junction: M6 J31/A59 - 5.07 Km Away
Directions from Balfour Road to M6 J31/A59

In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Co-Op Late Shop

Co-Operative Shop, 96 Plungington Road, Preston, PR1 7UE
Distance: 0.42 Kilometres
Directions from Balfour Road to Co-Op Late Shop

Spar

Spar, 63-65 Plungington Road, Preston, PR1 7EN
Distance: 0.56 Kilometres
Directions from Balfour Road to Spar

Sharoe Green Off Licence

Spar, 63-65 Plungington Road, Preston, PR1 7EN75 Watling Street Road, Preston, PR2 8EA
Distance: 0.63 Kilometres
Directions from Balfour Road to Sharoe Green Off Licence

Tesco Stores Ltd

Unit 2, Tulketh Mill Retail Park, Blackpool Road, Preston, PR2 2DZ
Distance: 0.89 Kilometres
Directions from Balfour Road to Tesco Stores Ltd

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Museum

Attraction Name: Museum of Queen's Lancashire
Distance: 1.99 (km)
Directions from Balfour Road to Museum of Queen's Lancashire

Museum

Attraction Name: Harris Museum and Art Gallery, The Football Museum Deepdale Preston, Yeomanry and County Museum
Distance: 2.09 (km)
Directions from Balfour Road to Harris Museum and Art Gallery, The Football Museum Deepdale Preston, Yeomanry and County Museum

Museum

Attraction Name: Ribble Steam Railway
Distance: 3.22 (km)
Directions from Balfour Road to Ribble Steam Railway

Preserved Railway

Attraction Name: Ribble Steam Railway
Distance: 3.32 (km)
Directions from Balfour Road to Ribble Steam Railway

Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Preston District
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Town Hall
Lancaster Road
Preston
Lancashire
PR1 2RL
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 01772 906 900
County Council: Lancashire County
Address:
Within the electoral area of Moor Park Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Preston
The Member of Parliament is Mark Hendrick
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In the 2017 General Election Mark Hendrick won with a majority of 15723 the result was Lab hold. The total electorate was 57791
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01025276
Ons Area Name:Preston 012A
Average Age : 35.52
Population: 1695.00
Male Population: 862.00 (50.86%)
Female Population: 833.00 (49.14%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 28 (1.65%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
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Email Police
Telephone: 01772 209441
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Recent Crime in the Area

Violent-crime100
Burglary36
Other-crime5
Shoplifting5
Possession-of-weapons1
Criminal-damage-arson55
Drugs4
Other-theft39
Vehicle-crime36
Public-order12
Bicycle-theft6
Theft-from-the-person5
Robbery3
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location details

Location Details

Balfour Road

OS Reference: 353200, 431156
OS Grid Reference: SD532312
Latitude and Longitude: 53.774417893855, -2.7102040531759
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 2.04744 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Balfour Road

Map Number: 102
Map Name: Preston & Blackpool
Plungington
Preston
Lancashire
North West
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