Baxtergate

Postcode: WF8 1PQ



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Road Name:Baxtergate
Road Type:residential
Speed Limit:30 Mph

Baxtergate is a street in the settlement of Pontefract which is within the electoral area of Pontefract North Ward in the administration area of Wakefield District Council located in the Yorkshire and the Humber Euro Region of the UK.

Baxtergate is located 159.67 miles North from the centre of London, 12.18 miles South East from the centre of Leeds, 13.69 miles North West from the centre of Doncaster and 20.71 miles South West from the centre of York.

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Postcodes for Baxtergate

WF8 1PQ
nearest tide point and watercourse

Tides and Rivers

Baxtergate is approximately 12.9476 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 65 metres above sea level

The nearest significant watercourse to Baxtergate is a river called Fryston Beck which is approximately 1.95205 kilometres away
Height

Height

The Central point of Baxtergate is approximately 65 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Area Code: 01977 - Pontefract
Area Code: 01924 - Wakefield

Hotels and Places to Stay Near Baxtergate

Hotel information updated 06/02/2017

Hotels
Barley Mow Hotel - pontefract
Barley Mow Hotel is set in Pontefract, 33 km from York. The rooms are equipped with a TV. You will find a kettle in the room. Leeds is 19 km from Barley Mow Hotel, while Sheffield is 36 km away.
Address:22 Cornmarket, WF8 1BJ, Pontefract
Number of Rooms:8
Lowest Price Room:£35
Tower House Executive Guest House - pontefract
Star Rating:5 Stars
Around 10 minutes’ walk from the town centre, Tower House Executive Guest House in Pontefract provides award-winning bed and breakfast in West Yorkshire. There is free on-site parking and free Wi-Fi at Tower House.
Address:21 Bondgate, WF8 2JP, Pontefract
Number of Rooms:6
Lowest Price Room:£55
Kings Croft Hotel - pontefract
With a popular restaurant and cosy bar, Kings Croft Hotel offers free parking and free Wi-Fi. Situated just outside Pontefract, the hotel is a 5-minute drive from Pontefract Racecourse.
Address:Wakefield Road Pontefract, WF84HA, Pontefract
Number of Rooms:22
Lowest Price Room:£55
Highest Price Room:£145
Darrington by Good Night Inns - darrington
Star Rating:3 Stars
Just off the A1 and 3 miles from Pontefract town centre, in the Yorkshire countryside, Darrington by Good Night Inns features a restaurant and free parking. It is 2 miles from Pontefract Racecourse.
Address:Great North Road, WF83BL, Darrington
Number of Rooms:28
Lowest Price Room:£40
Highest Price Room:£85.5
Kyte Hotel - darrington
Just off the A1 at Darrington, south of the M62 interchange near Leeds, this recently renovated hotel offers free Wi-Fi, free parking and stylish, contemporary en suite rooms.
Address:Great North Road, WF8 3HR, Darrington
Number of Rooms:15
Lowest Price Room:£49.5
Highest Price Room:£47.5
Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Wakefield District
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Town Hall
Wood Street
Wakefield
WF1 2HQ
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Telephone Number: 01924 306 090
Within the electoral area of Pontefract North Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Normanton, Pontefract and Castleford
The Member of Parliament is Cooper, Yvette
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Water and Drainage Details

Yorkshire Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Baxtergate

14 Gillygate
Sale Price: £285,000
Sale Date: 01/08/2016
Turks Head Gillygate
Sale Price: £125,000
Sale Date: 19/03/2010
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01011838
Ons Area Name:Wakefield 015C
Average Age : 40.99
Population: 1958.00
Male Population: 1006.00 (51.38%)
Female Population: 952.00 (48.62%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 92 (4.7%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
Pontefract and Knottingley, Sessions House Yard, Pontefract, WKF, WF8 1BN, Wakefield, 01924 295624
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Covering the following Neighbourhood Policing Teams : Knottingley NPT, Pontefract North NPT, Pontefract South NPT

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Telephone: 01924 295624
Policing Links:
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Wakefield Together
Wakefield Council
West Yorkshire Fire Service
Yorkshire Ambulance Service
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Recent Crime in the Area

Shoplifting46
Criminal-damage-arson35
Public-order17
Burglary26
Violent-crime78
Other-theft31
Drugs2
Robbery2
Other-crime8
Vehicle-crime16
Possession-of-weapons2
1
Theft-from-the-person3
Bicycle-theft1
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Schools

Nearest Schools

St Joseph's Catholic Primary School

Distance: 0.53 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 264
Address: Newgate, WF8 4AA
Telephone: 01977701493
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Baxtergate to St Joseph's Catholic Primary School

St Giles CofE Academy

Distance: 0.63 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 254
Address: Skinner Lane, WF8 1HG
Telephone: 01977794179
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Baxtergate to St Giles CofE Academy

Harewood Centre Nursery School

Distance: 0.77 Kilometers
Type: LA Nursery School
Phase: Nursery
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 51
Address: Harewood Avenue, WF8 2ER
Telephone: 01977722835
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Baxtergate to Harewood Centre Nursery School

The King's School Specialising in Mathematics and Computing

Distance: 0.96 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 1032
Address: Mill Hill Lane, WF8 4JF
Telephone: 01977601701
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Baxtergate to The King's School Specialising in Mathematics and Computing

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Location details

Location Details

Baxtergate

OS Reference: 445725, 421937
OS Grid Reference: SE457219
Latitude and Longitude: 53.691648866856, -1.307471400508
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 12.9476 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Baxtergate

Map Number: 105
Map Name: York
Pontefract
Wakefield
West Yorkshire
Yorkshire
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Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Pontefract Baghill Rail Station is 0.37 Kilometers away Directions from Baxtergate to Pontefract Baghill Rail Station
Pontefract Tanshelf Rail Station is 0.7 Kilometers away Directions from Baxtergate to Pontefract Tanshelf Rail Station
Pontefract Monkhill Rail Station is 0.86 Kilometers away Directions from Baxtergate to Pontefract Monkhill Rail Station
Glasshoughton Rail Station is 2.89 Kilometers away Directions from Baxtergate to Glasshoughton Rail Station
Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Stores Limited

10 Corn Market, Pontefract, WF8 1BJ
Distance: 0.32 Kilometres
Directions from Baxtergate to Tesco Stores Limited

Iceland

Stuart Road, Pontefract, WF8 4PQ
Distance: 0.44 Kilometres
Directions from Baxtergate to Iceland

Asda Stores Limited

Halfpenny Lane, Pontefract, WF8 1NL
Distance: 0.52 Kilometres
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Aldi Stores

South Baileygate, Pontefract, WF8 2LN
Distance: 0.72 Kilometres
Directions from Baxtergate to Aldi Stores

Airports

Nearest Airports

Leeds Bradford International Airport is 30.29 Kilometers away Directions from Baxtergate to Leeds Bradford International Airport
Robin Hood Doncaster Sheffield Airport is 30.62 Kilometers away Directions from Baxtergate to Robin Hood Doncaster Sheffield Airport
Humberside Airport is 64.41 Kilometers away Directions from Baxtergate to Humberside Airport
Manchester Airport is 73.5 Kilometers away Directions from Baxtergate to Manchester Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Transporter Bridge South Side is 99.23 Kilometers away
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Transporter Bridge North Side is 99.38 Kilometers away
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Newcastle International Ferry Terminal is 144.82 Kilometers away
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South Shields Ferry Terminal is 145.33 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Baxtergate is approximately 1.13 miles from the M62

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M62 J32/A639 - 2.31 Km Away
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Junction: M62 J41/A1(M) - 2.52 Km Away
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Junction: M62 J33/A162(T) - 2.76 Km Away
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Junction: A1(M) J40/A1(T)/A162 - 3.18 Km Away
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Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Pontefract Hospital

Address: Friarwood Lane, Friarwood Lane, Pontefract, WF8 1PL,
NHS Sector
Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust
Telephone: 0844 8118110
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Distance: 0.18 (km)
Directions from Baxtergate to Pontefract Hospital

Castleford, Normanton and District Hospital, Wakefield

Address: Lumley Street, Castleford, WF10 5LT,
NHS Sector
South West Yorkshire Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01977 605500
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Distance: 5.02 (km)
Directions from Baxtergate to Castleford, Normanton and District Hospital, Wakefield

Spire Methley Park Hospital

Address: Methley Lane, Methley, Leeds, LS26 9HG,
Independent Sector
Spire Healthcare
Telephone: 01977 518518
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Distance: 9.25 (km)
Directions from Baxtergate to Spire Methley Park Hospital

Pinderfields Hospital

Address: Pinderfields Hospital, Aberford Road, Wakefield, WF1 4DG,
NHS Sector
Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust
Telephone: 0844 8118110
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Distance: 11.81 (km)
Directions from Baxtergate to Pinderfields Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Northgate

Address: Northgate Surgery, Northgate, Pontefract, West Yorkshire, WF8 1NF
Telephone: 01977 703635
Distance: 0.23 (km)
Directions from Baxtergate to Northgate

Stuart Road

Address: The Surgery, Stuart Road, Pontefract, West Yorkshire, WF8 4PQ
Telephone: 01977 703437
Distance: 0.43 (km)
Directions from Baxtergate to Stuart Road

Friarwood Surgery

Address: The Friarwood Surgery, Carleton Glen, Pontefract, Wakefield, West Yorkshire, WF8 1SU
Telephone: 01977 704777
Distance: 0.44 (km)
Directions from Baxtergate to Friarwood Surgery

Station Lane

Address: Station Lane Medical Ctre, Station Lane, Featherstone,pontefract, West Yorkshire, WF7 6JL
Telephone: 01977 600381
Distance: 3.48 (km)
Directions from Baxtergate to Station Lane
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Pontefract Dental Clinic

Address: Pontefract Dental Clinic, Pontefract Health Centre, Trinity Street, Pontefract, West Yorkshire, WF8 1EY
Distance: 0.17 (km)
Directions from Baxtergate to Pontefract Dental Clinic

Oasis Dental Care

Address: Oasis Dental Care, 28 32 Market Place, Pontefract, West Yorkshire, WF8 1AT
Distance: 0.18 (km)
Directions from Baxtergate to Oasis Dental Care

P R Jones and Associates

Address: P R Jones and Associates, 134 Southgate, Pontefract, West Yorkshire, WF8 1QT
Distance: 0.28 (km)
Directions from Baxtergate to P R Jones and Associates

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, Belks Court, Pontefract, West Yorkshire, WF8 1DF
Distance: 0.33 (km)
Directions from Baxtergate to Dental Surgery
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Pontefract Library

Shoemarket, Pontefract, WF81BD
Telephone: 01977 727692
Distance: 0.22 Kilometres
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Directions from Baxtergate to Pontefract Library

South Pontefract Library

St. Mary's Community Centre, The Circle The Circle, Pontefract, WF82AY
Telephone: 01977 705341
Distance: 0.96 Kilometres
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Directions from Baxtergate to South Pontefract Library

Airedale Library

The Square, Airedale, Castleford, WF103JJ
Telephone: 01977 724040
Distance: 3.53 Kilometres
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Directions from Baxtergate to Airedale Library

Featherstone Library

Victoria Street, Off Station Lane Featherstone, Featherstone, WF75BB
Telephone: 01977 722 745
Distance: 3.63 Kilometres
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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Castle

Attraction Name: Pontefract Castle
Distance: 0.94 (km)
Directions from Baxtergate to Pontefract Castle

Museum

Attraction Name: Pontefract Museum
Distance: 1.4 (km)
Directions from Baxtergate to Pontefract Museum

Racecourse

Attraction Name: Pontefract Racecourse
Distance: 2.1 (km)
Directions from Baxtergate to Pontefract Racecourse

Theme Park

Attraction Name: Xscape (Castleford)
Distance: 3.18 (km)
Directions from Baxtergate to Xscape (Castleford)
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Greater than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 19.3
Median Speed: 22.1
Maximum Speed: 24.4
Next-generation access (NGA)?: N
Number of Connections: 6
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