Benson Close

Postcode: GL4 5FS



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Road Name:Benson Close
Road Type:residential

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

Benson Close is located 93.02 miles West from the centre of London, 2.24 miles South East from the centre of Gloucester, 23.76 miles South from the centre of Worcester and 26.23 miles South East from the centre of Hereford.

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Postcodes for Benson Close

GL4 5FS
nearest tide point and watercourse

Tides and Rivers

Benson Close is approximately 4.33753 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 42 metres above sea level

The nearest significant watercourse to Benson Close is an unnamed river which is approximately 0.759958 kilometres away
Height

Height

The Central point of Benson Close is approximately 42 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Dialling Code: 01452
Telephone Exchange: BARNWOOD - SSBWD
Telephone Cabinet: P31
Fibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises: FTTC

Hotels and Places to Stay Near Benson Close

Hotel information updated 06/02/2017

Hotels
Holiday Inn Gloucester / Cheltenham - gloucester
Star Rating:3 Stars
Situated just off the M5 and 2 miles from Gloucester city centre, this Holiday Inn offers modern bedrooms, leisure facilities as well as a restaurant, a bar and free parking.
Address:Crest Way, Barnwood, GL4 3RX, Gloucester
Number of Rooms:125
Lowest Price Room:£50
Highest Price Room:£299
ibis Gloucester - gloucester
Star Rating:3 Stars
Just a 5-minute drive from the M5 motorway, ibis Gloucester is 15 minutes’ drive from Gloucester centre. It has modern rooms with free Wi-Fi, free on-site parking and a traditional restaurant.
Address:Sawmills End, Corinium Avenue, GL4 3DG, Gloucester
Number of Rooms:127
Lowest Price Room:£36
Highest Price Room:£120
Mercure Gloucester Bowden Hall Hotel - gloucester
Star Rating:4 Stars
On the outskirts of picturesque Gloucester and surrounded by acres of beautiful grounds, this elegant country house boasts modern rooms, a restaurant serving good food, and a bar. Free high-speed WiFi is available throughout.
Address:Bondend Lane, Upton St Leonards, GL4 8ED, Gloucester
Number of Rooms:72
Lowest Price Room:£69
Highest Price Room:£295
Hallmark Hotel Gloucester - gloucester
Star Rating:4 Stars
On the edge of the Cotswolds, just 2 miles from Gloucester city centre and 5 minutes from the M5, Hallmark Hotel Gloucester offers free parking and a leisure club with a pool and gym.
Address:Robinswood Lodge, GL4 6EA, Gloucester
Number of Rooms:95
Lowest Price Room:£52
Highest Price Room:£280
Hatton Court Hotel - gloucester
Star Rating:4 Stars
Overlooking the Severn Vale, Hatton Court Hotel features free Wi-Fi, a modern restaurant and spacious, elegant rooms. Just 10 minutes from Gloucester centre, it offers free parking.
Address:Upton Hill, Upton St. Leonards, Cotswolds, GL4 8DE, Gloucester
Number of Rooms:45
Lowest Price Room:£55
Highest Price Room:£315
Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Gloucester District
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Herbert Warehouse
The Docks
Gloucester
Gloucestershire
GL1 2EQ
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Telephone Number: 01452 396396
County Council: Gloucestershire County
Address:
Within the electoral area of Hucclecote Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Gloucester
The Member of Parliament is Graham, Richard
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Water and Drainage Details

Severn Trent Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Benson Close

5 Benson Close
Sale Price: £259,950
Sale Date: 16/07/2014
7 Benson Close
Sale Price: £195,000
Sale Date: 19/10/2012
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01022307
Ons Area Name:Gloucester 010F
Average Age : 35.26
Population: 1659.00
Male Population: 818.00 (49.31%)
Female Population: 841.00 (50.69%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 11 (0.66%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
Find a Local Neighbourhood Watch Scheme
Visit Police Website
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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

Criminal-damage-arson24
Robbery1
Bicycle-theft4
Violent-crime32
Burglary16
Other-theft20
Theft-from-the-person3
Public-order5
Shoplifting12
Vehicle-crime11
Other-crime4
Possession-of-weapons2
3
Drugs2
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Schools

Nearest Schools

Abbeymead Primary School

Distance: 0.4 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 Benson Close to Abbeymead Primary School

Dinglewell Junior School

Distance: 0.68 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 354
Address: Dinglewell, Hucclecote, GL3 3HS
Telephone: 01452617376
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Benson Close to Dinglewell Junior School

Dinglewell Infant School

Distance: 0.68 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 265
Address: Dinglewell, Hucclecote, GL3 3HS
Telephone: 01452619154
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Benson Close to Dinglewell Infant School

Heron Primary School

Distance: 0.93 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 Benson Close to Heron Primary School

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Location details

Location Details

Benson Close

OS Reference: 386299, 216764
OS Grid Reference: SO863168
Latitude and Longitude: 51.848860971011, -2.1989260237315
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 4.33753 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Benson Close

Map Number: 162
Map Name: Gloucester & Forest of Dean
Abbeymead
Gloucestershire
South West
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Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Gloucester Rail Station is 3.18 Kilometers away Directions from Benson Close to Gloucester Rail Station
Cheltenham Spa Rail Station is 8.73 Kilometers away Directions from Benson Close to Cheltenham Spa Rail Station
Stroud (Glos) Rail Station is 11.71 Kilometers away Directions from Benson Close to Stroud (Glos) Rail Station
Stonehouse Rail Station is 12.71 Kilometers away Directions from Benson Close to Stonehouse Rail Station
Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Green Garden Food And News

26 Green Gardens, Brockworth, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, GL3 4NJ
Distance: 2.96 Kilometres
Directions from Benson Close to Green Garden Food And News

Sainsburys Supermarket

St Ann Way Gloucester 01452 36800, GL2 5SA
Distance: 4.05 Kilometres
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Tesco Stores Ltd

St Oswalds Road Gloucester GL1 1SX, GL1 2SR
Distance: 4.16 Kilometres
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Asda Supermarket

Kingsway Business Park Newhaven Road Quedgeley Gloucester, GL2 2SN
Distance: 6.18 Kilometres
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Airports

Nearest Airports

Gloucestershire Airport is 5.65 Kilometers away Directions from Benson Close to Gloucestershire Airport
London Oxford Airport is 60.98 Kilometers away Directions from Benson Close to London Oxford Airport
Bristol International Airport is 62.32 Kilometers away Directions from Benson Close to Bristol International Airport
Birmingham International Airport is 74.32 Kilometers away Directions from Benson Close to Birmingham International Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Sharpness Old Docks is 23.78 Kilometers away
Directions from Benson Close to Sharpness Old Docks
Lydney Harbour is 26.12 Kilometers away
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Castle Park Ferry Landing is 51.35 Kilometers away
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Temple Bridge (Bristol) Ferry Landing is 51.41 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Benson Close is approximately 0.66 miles from the M5

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M5 J11A/A417(T) - 2.07 Km Away
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Junction: M5 J11/A40(T) - 5.6 Km Away
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Junction: M5 J12/B4008 - 8.32 Km Away
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Junction: M5 J10/A4019 - 9.77 Km Away
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Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Wotton Lawn Hospital

Address: Horton Road,
NHS Sector
2gether NHS Foundation Trust
Distance: 2.55 (km)
Directions from Benson Close to Wotton Lawn Hospital

Gloucestershire Royal Hospital

Address: Great Western Road, Great Western Road, Gloucester, GL1 3NN,
NHS Sector
Gloucestershire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 03004 222 222
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 2.96 (km)
Directions from Benson Close to Gloucestershire Royal Hospital

Rikenel

Address: Montpellier,
NHS Sector
2gether NHS Foundation Trust
Distance: 3.29 (km)
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Winfield Hospital

Address: Tewkesbury Road, Longford, Gloucester, GL2 9WH,
Independent Sector
Ramsay Healthcare UK Operations Limited
Telephone: 01452 306009
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 4.51 (km)
Directions from Benson Close to Winfield Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Older Age - Fieldview

Address: Fieldview, West Lodge Drive, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, GL4 4QH
Telephone: 01452 894120
Distance: 0.67 (km)
Directions from Benson Close to Older Age - Fieldview

Hadwen Medical Pract.

Address: The Hadwen Medical Pract., Glevum Way Surgery, Glevum Way, Abbeydale, Gloucester, GL4 4BL
Telephone: 01452 529933
Distance: 0.98 (km)
Directions from Benson Close to Hadwen Medical Pract.

Hucclecote Surgery

Address: The Surgery, 5a Brookfield Road, Hucclecote, Gloucester, GL3 3HB
Telephone: 01452 617295
Distance: 0.98 (km)
Directions from Benson Close to Hucclecote Surgery

Lymphoedema Service

Address: Wheatstone, 2 North Upton Ln,barnwood, Gloucester, GL4 3TA
Telephone: 0300 4228750
Distance: 1.03 (km)
Directions from Benson Close to Lymphoedema Service
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Abbeymead Dental Practice

Address: Abbeymead Dental Practice, Commercial House, 2 Abbeymead Avenue, Abbeymead, Gloucester, GL4 5UA
Distance: 0.98 (km)
Directions from Benson Close to Abbeymead Dental Practice

Courtlands Dental Surgery

Address: Courtlands Dental Surgery, 208 Painswick Road, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, GL4 4PH
Distance: 1.56 (km)
Directions from Benson Close to Courtlands Dental Surgery

Cotteswold House Dental Practice

Address: Cotteswold House Dental Practice, 64 Cotteswold Road, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, GL4 6RH
Distance: 1.59 (km)
Directions from Benson Close to Cotteswold House Dental Practice

The Dental Surgery

Address: The Dental Surgery, 2 Grafton Road, Gloucester, GL2 0QP
Distance: 2.65 (km)
Directions from Benson Close to The Dental Surgery
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Hucclecote Library

Hucclecote Road, Gloucester, GL33RT
Telephone: 0845 2305420
Distance: 1 Kilometres
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Directions from Benson Close to Hucclecote Library

Matson Library

Winsley Road, Gloucester, GL46NG
Telephone: 0845 2305420
Distance: 1.47 Kilometres
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Brockworth Library

Moorfield Road, Brockworth, GL34ET
Telephone:
Distance: 2.91 Kilometres
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Longlevens Library

Church Road, Longlevens, GL20AJ
Telephone: 0845 2305420
Distance: 3.06 Kilometres
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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Museum

Attraction Name: City Museum & Art Gallery, Beatrix Potter Museum and House of the Tailor of Gloucester
Distance: 0.86 (km)
Directions from Benson Close to City Museum & Art Gallery, Beatrix Potter Museum and House of the Tailor of Gloucester

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Greyfriars Gloucester, Blackfriars Gloucester
Distance: 1.31 (km)
Directions from Benson Close to Greyfriars Gloucester, Blackfriars Gloucester

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Historic Gloucester Docks, St James City Farm, The Warehouse Climbing Wall
Distance: 1.6 (km)
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Historic Place of Worship

Attraction Name: Gloucester Cathedral
Distance: 1.68 (km)
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Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Greater than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 11
Median Speed: 12.1
Maximum Speed: 13.3
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 8
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