Bents Close

Postcode: MK41 6DY

Bents Close is a street in the settlement of Clapham (Bedford) governed by Clapham Civil Parish council which is within the electoral area of Clapham Ward in the administration area of Bedford Council located in the Eastern Euro Region of the UK.

Bents Close is located 48.91 miles North from the centre of London, 2.34 miles North West from the centre of Bedford, 13.95 miles North East from the centre of Milton Keynes and 17.67 miles East from the centre of Northampton.

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

MK41 6DY
MK41 6DZ
Height

Height

The Central point of Bents Close is approximately 40 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Dialling Code: 01234
Telephone Exchange: BEDFORD TOWN - SMBF
Telephone Cabinet: P59
Fibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises: FTTC
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Less than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 24.8
Median Speed: 20
Maximum Speed: >=30
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 42
water

Water and Drainage Details

Anglian Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Bents Close

1 Bents Close
Sale Price: £248,000
Sale Date: 21/04/2017
7 Bents Close
Sale Price: £215,000
Sale Date: 23/08/2016
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

Ursula Taylor Church of England School

Distance: 0.86 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 281
Address: High Street, Clapham, MK41 6EG
Telephone: 01234359128
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Bents Close to Ursula Taylor Church of England School

Lincroft Middle School

Distance: 1.56 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 852
Address: Station Road, Oakley, MK43 7RE
Telephone: 01234822147
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Bents Close to Lincroft Middle School

Beauchamp Middle School

Distance: 2.35 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 364
Address: Hawk Drive, MK41 7JE
Telephone: 01234300900
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Bents Close to Beauchamp Middle School

Scott Lower School

Distance: 2.4 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 247
Address: Hawk Drive, Brickhill, MK41 7JA
Telephone: 01234352630
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Bents Close to Scott Lower School
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

BMI The Manor Hospital

Address: Church End, Biddenham, MK40 4AW,
Independent Sector
BMI Healthcare
Telephone: 01234 364252
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Distance: 3.25 (km)
Directions from Bents Close to BMI The Manor Hospital

Fountains Court (Mental Health Services)

Address: 3 Kimbolton Road, Bedford, MK40 2NR,
NHS Sector
South Essex Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0300 123 0808
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Distance: 3.72 (km)
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Archer Unit

Address: Bedford Health Village, 3 Kimbolton Road, Bedford, MK40 2NT,
NHS Sector
South Essex Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0300 123 0808
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Distance: 3.8 (km)
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Cedar House

Address: 3 Kimbolton Road, Bedford, MK40 2NT,
NHS Sector
South Essex Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0300123 0808
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Distance: 3.8 (km)
Directions from Bents Close to Cedar House
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Priory Medical Centre

Address: Priory Medical Practice, 48 the Glebe, Clapham, Bedfordshire, MK41 6GA
Telephone: 01234 262040
Distance: 0.59 (km)
Directions from Bents Close to Priory Medical Centre

Linden Road Surgery

Address: The Surgery, 13 Linden Road, Bedford, MK40 2DQ
Telephone: 01234 273272
Distance: 2.78 (km)
Directions from Bents Close to Linden Road Surgery

Clapham Road Surgery

Address: Clapham Road Surgery, 46-48 Clapham Road, Bedford, Bedfordshire, MK41 7PW
Telephone: 01234 357143
Distance: 2.87 (km)
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Cauldwell Medical Centre

Address: Shakespeare Road Surgery, 17 Shakespeare Road, Bedford, MK40 2DZ
Telephone: 01234 330336
Distance: 3.04 (km)
Directions from Bents Close to Cauldwell Medical Centre
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Dental Care Centre

Address: Dental Care Centre, 60 High Street, Clapham, Bedford, Bedfordshire, MK41 6DN
Distance: 0.69 (km)
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Bedford Heights

Address: Bedford Heights, Brickhill Drive, Bedford, MK41 7PH
Distance: 2.29 (km)
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136 Bromham Road

Address: 136 Bromham Road, Bedford, MK40 2QW
Distance: 3.19 (km)
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15 Foster Hill Road

Address: 15 Foster Hill Road, Bedford, Bedfordshire, MK40 2ES
Distance: 3.32 (km)
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Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Bromham Library

Springfield Drive, Bromham, Bedford, MK438NT
Telephone: 01234 824391
Distance: 3.07 Kilometres
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Bedford Prison Library

St Loyes Street, Bedford, MK401HG
Telephone:
Distance: 3.52 Kilometres
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Bedford Central Library

Harpur Street, Bedford, MK401PG
Telephone: 01234 718178
Distance: 3.85 Kilometres
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Putnoe Library

Library Walk, Putnoe St, Bedford, MK418HQ
Telephone: 01234 276462
Distance: 4.04 Kilometres
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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Bedford Midland Station is 3.53 Kilometers away

Directions from Bents Close to Bedford Midland

Bedford Midland station is operated by Govia Thameslink Railway in the Bedford area on the St Pancras - Bedford stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Aspley Guise • Balcombe • Bat & Ball • Beckenham Hill • Beckenham Junction • Bedford St.Johns • Beeston • Bellingham • Bickley • Blackfriars • Bletchley • Bow Brickhill • Brighton • Bromley South • Burgess Hill • Carshalton • Catford • Chesterfield • City Thameslink • Collingham • Corby • Coulsdon South • Cricklewood • Crofton Park • Denmark Hill • Derby • East Croydon • East Midlands Parkway • Elephant & Castle • Elstree & Borehamwood • Eynsford • Farringdon • Fenny Stratford • Flitwick • Gatwick Airport • Hackbridge • Harlington • Harpenden • Hassocks • Haydons Road • Haywards Heath • Hendon • Herne Hill • Kempston Hardwick • Kent House • Kentish Town • Kettering • Leagrave • Leeds • Leicester • Lidlington • Lincoln Central • Long Eaton • Loughborough • Loughborough Junction • Lowdham • Luton • Luton Airport Parkway • Market Harborough • Melton Mowbray • Merstham • Mill Hill Broadway • Millbrook (Bedfordshire) • Mitcham Eastfields • Mitcham Junction • Morden South • Newark Castle • Nottingham • Nunhead • Oakham • Orpington • Otford • Peckham Rye • Penge East • Petts Wood • Preston Park • Purley • Radlett • Ravensbourne • Redhill • Ridgmont • Sevenoaks • Sheffield • Shoreham (Kent) • Shortlands • South Merton • St.Albans City • St.Helier • St.Mary Cray • St.Pancras • Stewartby • Streatham • Sutton (Surrey) • Sutton Common • Swanley • Sydenham Hill • Three Bridges • Tooting • Tulse Hill • Wakefield Westgate • Wellingborough • West Dulwich • West Hampstead Thameslink • West Sutton • Wimbledon • Wimbledon Chase • Wivelsfield • Woburn Sands

Bedford St.Johns Station is 4.54 Kilometers away

Directions from Bents Close to Bedford St.Johns

Bedford St.Johns station is operated by London Midland Trains in the Bedford area on the Bletchley - Bedford stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Aspley Guise • Bedford Midland • Bletchley • Bow Brickhill • Fenny Stratford • Kempston Hardwick • Lidlington • Millbrook (Bedfordshire) • Ridgmont • Stewartby • Woburn Sands

Kempston Hardwick Station is 8.21 Kilometers away

Directions from Bents Close to Kempston Hardwick

Kempston Hardwick station is operated by London Midland Trains in the Mid Bedfordshire area on the Bletchley - Bedford stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Aspley Guise • Bedford Midland • Bedford St.Johns • Bletchley • Bow Brickhill • Fenny Stratford • Lidlington • Millbrook (Bedfordshire) • Ridgmont • Stewartby • Woburn Sands

Stewartby Station is 10.89 Kilometers away

Directions from Bents Close to Stewartby

Stewartby station is operated by London Midland Trains in the Mid Bedfordshire area on the Bletchley - Bedford stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Aspley Guise • Bedford Midland • Bedford St.Johns • Bletchley • Bow Brickhill • Fenny Stratford • Kempston Hardwick • Lidlington • Millbrook (Bedfordshire) • Ridgmont • Woburn Sands

Airports

Nearest Airports

London Luton Airport is 32.86 Kilometers away Directions from Bents Close to London Luton Airport
London Heathrow Airport is 76.9 Kilometers away Directions from Bents Close to London Heathrow Airport
London City Airport is 82.55 Kilometers away Directions from Bents Close to London City Airport
Biggin Hill Airport is 99.53 Kilometers away Directions from Bents Close to Biggin Hill Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Kew Pier is 76.89 Kilometers away
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Savoy Pier is 77.48 Kilometers away
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Embankment Pier is 77.6 Kilometers away
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Blackfriars Pier is 77.6 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Bents Close is approximately 4.08 miles from the A421

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M1 J13/A421(T)/A421/A507 - 17.11 Km Away
Directions from Bents Close to M1 J13/A421(T)/A421/A507
Junction: M1 J14/A509 - 18.27 Km Away
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Junction: M1 J12/A5120 - 23.2 Km Away
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Junction: A1(M) J14/A14(T)/B1043 - 28.83 Km Away
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In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Stores Ltd

59 High Street, Clapham, Bedford, MK41 6AG
Distance: 0.68 Kilometres
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J Sainsbury Plc (Main Store)

J Sainsbury Plc, 90 Clapham Road, Bedford, MK41 7PJ
Distance: 2.31 Kilometres
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J Sainsbury Plc (Petrol station Shop)

J Sainsbury Plc, 90 Clapham Road, Bedford, MK41 7PJ90 Clapham Road, Bedford, MK41 7PJ
Distance: 2.31 Kilometres
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Tesco Stores Ltd

J Sainsbury Plc, 90 Clapham Road, Bedford, MK41 7PJ90 Clapham Road, Bedford, MK41 7PJ117 Brickhill Drive, Bedford, MK41 7QF
Distance: 2.55 Kilometres
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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Museum

Attraction Name: Glen Miller Museum
Distance: 1.39 (km)
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Country Park

Attraction Name: North Brickhill Country Park
Distance: 2.31 (km)
Directions from Bents Close to North Brickhill Country Park

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Bromham Watermill
Distance: 2.54 (km)
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Museum

Attraction Name: Bedford Museum, Bunyan Meeting House and Bunyan Museum
Distance: 3.8 (km)
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Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Bedford
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Bedford Borough Council
Borough Hall
Cauldwell Street
Bedford
MK42 9AP
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 01234 267422
Within the electoral area of Clapham Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of North East Bedfordshire
The Member of Parliament is Alistair Burt
Details for the MP Alistair Burt on parliament.uk
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In the 2017 General Election Alistair Burt won with a majority of 20862 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 87505
Within the area of Clapham Civil Parish Council
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01017480
Ons Area Name:Bedford 003C
Average Age : 36.27
Population: 2091.00
Male Population: 963.00 (46.05%)
Female Population: 1128.00 (53.95%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 20 (0.96%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
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Recent Crime in the Area

Criminal-damage-arson2
Vehicle-crime3
Other-theft3
Violent-crime4
Shoplifting1
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location details

Location Details

Bents Close

OS Reference: 502875, 253035
OS Grid Reference: TL029530
Latitude and Longitude: 52.165576787637, -0.49572577541199
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 39.2144 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Bents Close

Map Number: 153
Map Name: Bedford & Huntingdon
Clapham
Bedford
South East
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