Besant Close

Postcode: BB1 2RG



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Road Name:Besant Close
Road Type:residential

Besant Close is a street in the settlement of Blackburn which is within the electoral area of Queens Park Ward in the administration area of Blackburn with Darwen Council located in the North West Euro Region of the UK.

Besant Close is located 183.23 miles North West from the centre of London, 19.59 miles North West from the centre of Manchester, 25.81 miles South East from the centre of Lancaster and 31.39 miles North East from the centre of Liverpool.

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Postcodes for Besant Close

BB1 2RG
nearest tide point and watercourse

Tides and Rivers

Besant Close is approximately 13.5312 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 187 metres above sea level

The nearest significant watercourse to Besant Close is an unnamed lake which is approximately 0.480566 kilometres away
Height

Height

The Central point of Besant Close is approximately 187 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Area Code: 01254 - Blackburn

Hotels and Places to Stay Near Besant Close

Hotel information updated 06/02/2017

Hotels
Blakewater Hotel - blackburn
Located in the heart of Blackburn and a 5 minute walk from Blackburn train station, the Blakewater Hotel offers free WiFi and free public parking nearby. Every room is equipped with a flat-screen TV.
Address:1 Bridge Street, BB2 2BX, Blackburn
Number of Rooms:17
Lowest Price Room:£30
The Fernhurst -
Star Rating:4 Stars
The Fernhurst offers 4-star guest accommodation, free Wi-Fi and free parking. There is good access to the M65 motorway and Ewood Park, Blackburn Rovers' football grounds, is a 2-minute walk away.
Address:466 Bolton Road, BB2 4JP, Blackburn
Number of Rooms:30
Lowest Price Room:£45
Highest Price Room:£50
Tower View - riley-green
Situated 10 km from Hoghton Tower in Riley Green, this apartment features free WiFi. There is a seating area and a kitchen as well as a private bathroom with free toiletries and a hairdryer. Towels and bed linen are provided at Tower View.
Address:7 Kendal Row, BB1 2PN, Riley Green
Number of Rooms:1
Lowest Price Room:£62.5
Dunromin Cottage - darwen
Dunromin Cottage offers pet-friendly accommodation in Darwen, 29 km from Manchester and 50 km from Liverpool. The property boasts views of the city and is 42 km from Blackpool. A dishwasher and an oven can be found in the kitchen.
Address:, BB1 2PB, Belthorn
Number of Rooms:1
Lowest Price Room:£99
Hill View Hotel - blackburn
This small, family-run accommodation offers free WiFi. Hill View Hotel is a 10-minute walk from Blackburn's town centre. Each bedroom at Hill View has a TV and tea/coffee, and the hotel has a TV lounge showing Sky TV.
Address:Preston New Road, BB2 6BH, Blackburn
Number of Rooms:12
Lowest Price Room:£30
Highest Price Room:£65
Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Blackburn with Darwen
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King William Street
Town Hall
Blackburn
Lancashire
BB1 7DY
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Telephone Number: 01254 585 585
Within the electoral area of Queens Park Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Blackburn
The Member of Parliament is Straw, Jack
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Water and Drainage Details

United Utilities
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Besant Close

10 Besant Close
Sale Price: £155,000
Sale Date: 28/04/2014
23 Besant Close
Sale Price: £128,000
Sale Date: 13/01/2014
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01012632
Ons Area Name:Blackburn with Darwen 011F
Average Age : 35.89
Population: 2090.00
Male Population: 1039.00 (49.71%)
Female Population: 1051.00 (50.29%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 45 (2.15%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
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Recent Crime in the Area

Violent-crime79
Vehicle-crime16
Criminal-damage-arson29
Public-order9
Other-theft15
Drugs2
Shoplifting2
Burglary11
Theft-from-the-person1
Robbery1
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

Map of Crimes Committed Near Besant Close

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Schools

Nearest Schools

Tauheedul Islam Boys' High School

Distance: 0.42 Kilometers
Type: Free School
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 471
Address: Shadsworth Road, BB1 2HT
Telephone: 01254918670
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Besant Close to Tauheedul Islam Boys' High School

Newfield School

Distance: 0.43 Kilometers
Type: Community Special School
Phase: Special
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 147
Address: Old Bank Lane, Off Shadsworth Road, BB1 2PW
Telephone: 01254588600
Website: Visit School Website
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Our Lady and St John Catholic College

Distance: 0.92 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Aided School
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 727
Address: North Road, BB1 1PY
Telephone: 01254588388
Website: Visit School Website
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Shadsworth Junior School

Distance: 0.93 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 223
Address: Arran Avenue, BB1 2ET
Telephone: 01254698016
Website: Visit School Website
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Location details

Location Details

Besant Close

OS Reference: 369898, 426406
OS Grid Reference: SD699264
Latitude and Longitude: 53.732954264502, -2.456355180671
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 13.5312 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Besant Close

Map Number: 103
Map Name: Blackburn & Burnley
Royal Blackburn Hospital
Blackburn with Darwen
North West
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Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Blackburn Rail Station is 2.04 Kilometers away Directions from Besant Close to Blackburn Rail Station
Mill Hill (Lancs) Rail Station is 2.9 Kilometers away Directions from Besant Close to Mill Hill (Lancs) Rail Station
Darwen Rail Station is 3.93 Kilometers away Directions from Besant Close to Darwen Rail Station
Cherry Tree Rail Station is 3.98 Kilometers away Directions from Besant Close to Cherry Tree Rail Station
Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Beehive Service Station/Spar

Haslingden Road, Blackburn, BB1 2PX
Distance: 0.53 Kilometres
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Naz Self Serve

Shadworth Self Serve, Shadsworth Road, Blackburn, BB1 2HR
Distance: 0.76 Kilometres
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Heron Foods Ltd

Shadsworth Enterprise Hub, Rothesay Road, Blackburn, BB1 2JA
Distance: 0.76 Kilometres
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Spar

Spar Stores, 177-181 Rothesay Road, Blackburn, BB1 2JB
Distance: 0.93 Kilometres
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Airports

Nearest Airports

Blackpool International Airport is 38.68 Kilometers away Directions from Besant Close to Blackpool International Airport
Manchester Airport is 43.11 Kilometers away Directions from Besant Close to Manchester Airport
Liverpool John Lennon Airport is 51.17 Kilometers away Directions from Besant Close to Liverpool John Lennon Airport
Leeds Bradford International Airport is 54.47 Kilometers away Directions from Besant Close to Leeds Bradford International Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Knott End-On-Sea Ferry Landing is 41.48 Kilometers away
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Fleetwood for Knott End Ferry Landing is 41.94 Kilometers away
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Heysham Ferry Terminal is 44.74 Kilometers away
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Liverpool Belfast Ferry Terminal Bootle is 48.42 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Besant Close is approximately 0.65 miles from the M65

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M65 J5/A6077/B6232 - 1.18 Km Away
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Junction: M65 J4/A666 - 2.32 Km Away
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Junction: M65 J6/A678/A6119 - 2.67 Km Away
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Junction: M65 J7/A6185 - 5.69 Km Away
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Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Royal Blackburn Hospital

Address: Haslingden Road, Haslingden Road, Blackburn, BB2 3HH,
NHS Sector
East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust
Telephone: 01254 263555
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Distance: 0.71 (km)
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BMI The Beardwood Hospital

Address: Preston New Road, Blackburn, BB2 7AE,
Independent Sector
BMI Healthcare
Telephone: 01254 507607
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Distance: 4.39 (km)
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Accrington Victoria Hospital

Address: Hayward Road,
NHS Sector
East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust
Distance: 6.65 (km)
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Calderstones Hospital

Address: Mitton Road, Whalley, Clitheroe, BB7 9PE,
NHS Sector
Calderstones Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01254 822121
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Distance: 10.95 (km)
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Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Ccg Pharmacist Prescribers

Address: Fusion House,evolution Pk, Haslingden Road, Blackburn, Lancashire, BB1 2FD
Telephone: 01254 282087
Distance: 0.15 (km)
Directions from Besant Close to Ccg Pharmacist Prescribers

Community Intermediate Care Service

Address: Fusion House,evolution Pk, Haslingden Road, Blackburn, Lancashire, BB1 2FD
Telephone: 01254 282000
Distance: 0.15 (km)
Directions from Besant Close to Community Intermediate Care Service

The Cornerstone Practice

Address: The Cornerstone Practice, Shadsworth Surgery, Shadsworth Road, Blackburn, BB1 2HR
Telephone: 01254 618018
Distance: 0.75 (km)
Directions from Besant Close to The Cornerstone Practice

Roman Road Health Centre

Address: Roman Road Health Centre, off Fishmoor Drive, Blackburn, Lancashire, BB2 3UY
Telephone: 01254 282777
Distance: 1.09 (km)
Directions from Besant Close to Roman Road Health Centre
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Childrens Day Unit

Address: Childrens Day Unit, Dental Ga Assessment - Level 2, Royal Blackburn Hospital, Haslingden Road, Blackburn, BB2 3HH
Distance: 0.42 (km)
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Dept of Special Care Dentistry

Address: Dept of Special Care Dentistry, Royal Blackburn Hospital, Haslingden Road, Blackburn, BB2 3HH
Distance: 0.42 (km)
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Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 128 - 130 Accrington Road, Blackburn, Lancashire, BB1 2AE
Distance: 1.66 (km)
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85 91 Accrington Road

Address: 85 91 Accrington Road, Blackburn, Lancashire, BB1 2AF
Distance: 1.71 (km)
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Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Roman Road Library

Fishmoor Drive, Blackburn, BB23UY
Telephone: 01254 682347
Distance: 1.08 Kilometres
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Blackburn Central Library

Town Hall Street, Blackburn, BB21AG
Telephone: 01254 661221
Distance: 2.56 Kilometres
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Mill Hill Library

Mill Hill Community Centre, New Chapel Street, Blackburn, BB24DT
Telephone: 01254 266380
Distance: 2.96 Kilometres
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Oswaldtwistle Library

Union Road, Oswaldtwistle, Accrington, BB53HS
Telephone: 01254 233823
Distance: 3.9 Kilometres
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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Wellybobs
Distance: 2.21 (km)
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Historic Place of Worship

Attraction Name: Blackburn Cathedral
Distance: 2.36 (km)
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Museum

Attraction Name: Lewis Textile Museum & Blackburn Museum & Art Gallery
Distance: 2.91 (km)
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Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Sunnyhurst Wood Visitor Centre
Distance: 3.99 (km)
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Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Less than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 4.9
Median Speed: 5.2
Maximum Speed: 7.8
Next-generation access (NGA)?: N
Number of Connections: 24
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