Benjamin Close

Postcode: E8 4NX

Benjamin Close is a street in the settlement of Hackney which is within the electoral area of Queensbridge Ward in the administration area of Hackney London Boro Council within Greater London Authority Council located in the London Euro Region of the UK.

Benjamin Close is located 3.22 miles North East from the centre of London, 19.07 miles South East from the centre of St Albans, 26.16 miles North East from the centre of Woking and 26.76 miles South West from the centre of Chelmsford.

Road Name:Benjamin Close
Road Type:residential
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Postcodes for Benjamin Close

E8 4NX
nearest tide point and watercourse

Tides and Rivers

Benjamin Close is approximately 3.22961 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 18 metres above sea level

The nearest significant watercourse to Benjamin Close is a canal called Regents Canal which is approximately 1.77192 kilometres away
Height

Height

The Central point of Benjamin Close is approximately 18 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Dialling Code: 020
Telephone Exchange: KINGSLAND GREEN - CLKLG
Telephone Cabinet: P53
Fibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises: FTTC
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Greater than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 13.8
Median Speed: 7.2
Maximum Speed: >=30
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 3
water

Water and Drainage Details

Thames Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Benjamin Close

10 Benjamin Close
Sale Price: £170,000
Sale Date: 27/05/2005
10 Benjamin Close
Sale Price: £148,000
Sale Date: 17/09/2004
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

St Paul's with St Michael's Primary School

Distance: 0.22 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Aided School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 215
Address: 57a Brougham Road, Hackney, E8 4PB
Telephone: 02072541927
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Benjamin Close to St Paul's with St Michael's Primary School

London Fields Primary School

Distance: 0.24 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 446
Address: Westgate Street, E8 3RL
Telephone: 02072544330
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Benjamin Close to London Fields Primary School

Sebright School

Distance: 0.42 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 450
Address: Audrey Street, Goldsmiths Row, E2 8QH
Telephone: 02077396531
Website: Visit School Website
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Mowlem Primary School

Distance: 0.57 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 235
Address: Mowlem Street, Bishops Way, E2 9HE
Telephone: 02082496880
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Benjamin Close to Mowlem Primary School
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

The London Chest Hospital

Address: Bonner Road, London,
NHS Sector
Barts Health NHS Trust
Telephone: 020 3416 5000
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Distance: 1.01 (km)
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Mile End Hospital

Address: Bancroft Road, London,
NHS Sector
Barts Health NHS Trust
Telephone: 020 3416 5000
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Distance: 1.91 (km)
Directions from Benjamin Close to Mile End Hospital

Thames House

Address: Mile End Hospital, Bancroft Road, London,
NHS Sector
East London NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 020 8121 5656
Distance: 1.91 (km)
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The Tower Hamlets Centre For Mental Health

Address: Bancroft Road, Mile End, London, E1 4DG,
NHS Sector
East London NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 020 8121 5001
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Distance: 1.91 (km)
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Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

London Fields Medical Centre

Address: London Fields Medical Ctr, 38-44 Broadway Market, Hackney, London, E8 4QJ
Telephone: 020 79238100
Distance: 0.04 (km)
Directions from Benjamin Close to London Fields Medical Centre

St.joseph's Hospice

Address: St.joseph's Hospice, Mare Street, London, E8 4SA
Telephone: 020 85256000
Distance: 0.42 (km)
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The Greenhouse Walk-in

Address: 19 Tudor Road, Hackney, London, E9 7SN
Telephone: 020 85104490
Distance: 0.54 (km)
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Drug Intervention Programme

Address: 228-232 Cambridge Hth Rd, London, E2 9NN
Telephone: 020 73644450
Distance: 0.62 (km)
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Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Triangle Dental Surgery

Address: Triangle Dental Surgery, 157 Mare Street, London, E8 3RH
Distance: 0.5 (km)
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Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 406b Hackney Road, London, E2 7AP
Distance: 0.57 (km)
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Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 257c Mare Street, London, E8 3NS
Distance: 0.82 (km)
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Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 53 - 55 Old Ford Road, London, E2 9PJ
Distance: 0.93 (km)
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Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Hackney Central Library

Technology & Learning Centre, 1 Reading Lane, London, E81GQ
Telephone: 0208356 2542
Distance: 0.97 Kilometres
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Bethnal Green Library

Cambridge Heath Rd, London, E20HL
Telephone: 020 8980 3902
Distance: 1.27 Kilometres
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CLR James Library

24-30 Dalston Lane, London, E83AZ
Telephone: 0208356 1665
Distance: 1.3 Kilometres
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Shoreditch Library

80 Hoxton Street, London, N16LP
Telephone: 0208356 4350
Distance: 1.42 Kilometres
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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

London Fields Station is 0.59 Kilometers away

Directions from Benjamin Close to London Fields

London Fields station is operated by London Overground in the Hackney South and Shoreditch area on the Bethnal Green - Stansted Airport stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Bethnal Green • Bruce Grove • Bush Hill Park • Cambridge Heath • Cheshunt • Edmonton Green • Enfield Town • Hackney Downs • Liverpool Street • Rectory Road • Seven Sisters • Silver Street • Southbury • Stamford Hill • Stoke Newington • Theobalds Grove • Turkey Street • White Hart Lane

Cambridge Heath Station is 0.62 Kilometers away

Directions from Benjamin Close to Cambridge Heath

Cambridge Heath station is operated by London Overground in the Bethnal Green and Bow area on the Bethnal Green - Stansted Airport stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Bethnal Green • Bruce Grove • Bush Hill Park • Cheshunt • Edmonton Green • Enfield Town • Hackney Downs • Liverpool Street • London Fields • Rectory Road • Seven Sisters • Silver Street • Southbury • Stamford Hill • Stoke Newington • Theobalds Grove • Turkey Street • White Hart Lane

Hackney Central Station is 1.24 Kilometers away

Directions from Benjamin Close to Hackney Central

Hackney Central station is operated by London Overground in the Hackney South and Shoreditch area on the Gospel Oak - Stratford stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Acton Central • Brondesbury • Brondesbury Park • Caledonian Road & Barnsbury • Camden Road • Canonbury • Clapham Junction • Dalston (Kingsland) • Finchley Road & Frognal • Gospel Oak • Gunnersbury • Hackney Wick • Hampstead Heath • Homerton • Imperial Wharf • Kensal Rise • Kensington Olympia • Kentish Town West • Kew Gardens • Richmond • Shepherds Bush • South Acton • Stratford • West Brompton • West Hampstead • Willesden Junction

Dalston (Kingsland) Station is 1.58 Kilometers away

Directions from Benjamin Close to Dalston (Kingsland)

Dalston (Kingsland) station is operated by London Overground in the Hackney North and Stoke Newington area on the Gospel Oak - Stratford stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Acton Central • Brondesbury • Brondesbury Park • Caledonian Road & Barnsbury • Camden Road • Canonbury • Clapham Junction • Finchley Road & Frognal • Gospel Oak • Gunnersbury • Hackney Central • Hackney Wick • Hampstead Heath • Homerton • Imperial Wharf • Kensal Rise • Kensington Olympia • Kentish Town West • Kew Gardens • Richmond • Shepherds Bush • South Acton • Stratford • West Brompton • West Hampstead • Willesden Junction

Tube Stations

Nearest Tube Stations

Bethnal Green is (Zone 2) 1.19 Kilometers away (0.74 miles)
Shoreditch is (Zone 2) 1.66 Kilometers away (1.03 miles)
Whitechapel is (Zone 2) 1.92 Kilometers away (1.19 miles)
Stepney Green is (Zone 2) 1.93 Kilometers away (1.2 miles)
Airports

Nearest Airports

Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Tower Pier is 3.41 Kilometers away
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St Katharine's Pier is 3.48 Kilometers away
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London Bridge City Pier is 3.68 Kilometers away
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Bankside Pier is 3.93 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Benjamin Close is approximately 5.52 miles from the M11

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M11 J4/A406 - 9.2 Km Away
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Junction: M1 J1/A406 - 12.18 Km Away
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Junction: M1 J2/A1 - 14.23 Km Away
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Junction: M11 J5/A1168 - 15.35 Km Away
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In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Shrubland Mini Market

114 Shrubland Road, Hackney, London, E8 4NH
Distance: 0.31 Kilometres
Directions from Benjamin Close to Shrubland Mini Market

Booze Mini Market

114 Shrubland Road, Hackney, London, E8 4NH212a Mare Street, Hackney, London, E8 3RD
Distance: 0.73 Kilometres
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Tesco Express

Haggerston Studios, 284 Kingsland Road, Hackney, London, E8 4DN
Distance: 0.99 Kilometres
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One Minute Food Store

Haggerston Studios, 284 Kingsland Road, Hackney, London, E8 4DN354 Queensbridge Road, Hackney, London, E8 3AR
Distance: 1.04 Kilometres
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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Museum

Attraction Name: Bethnal Green Museum of Childhood, Geffrye Museum, House of Hemp (Cannabis Museum)
Distance: 0.48 (km)
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Museum

Attraction Name: Museum Of London, The Clock Centre, Bank of England Museum, Church Bell Foundary Museum, Royal London Hospital Museum
Distance: 1.84 (km)
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Museum

Attraction Name: National Postal Museum
Distance: 1.84 (km)
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Craft Centre

Attraction Name: The Chocolate Factory
Distance: 1.89 (km)
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Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Hackney London Boro
Visit the Council's Website
Town Hall
Mare Street
London
E8 1EA
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 020 8356 3000
County Council: Greater London Authority
Address:
Within the electoral area of Queensbridge Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Hackney South and Shoreditch
The Member of Parliament is Hillier, Meg
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01001821
Ons Area Name:Hackney 024F
Average Age : 35.23
Population: 1460.00
Male Population: 711.00 (48.7%)
Female Population: 749.00 (51.3%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 72 (4.93%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
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Recent Crime in the Area

Violent-crime333
Other-theft93
Vehicle-crime81
Burglary87
Shoplifting79
Robbery74
Drugs75
Possession-of-weapons16
Criminal-damage-arson65
Other-crime16
Public-order103
Bicycle-theft49
Theft-from-the-person130
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location details

Location Details

Benjamin Close

OS Reference: 534490, 183748
OS Grid Reference: TQ345837
Latitude and Longitude: 51.536113745936, -0.060656913523152
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 3.22961 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Benjamin Close

Map Number: 177
Map Name: East London
Haggerston
Hackney
Greater London
London
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