Birch Close

Postcode: SG18 9NR

Birch Close is a street in the settlement of Broom governed by Southill Civil Parish council which is within the electoral area of Northill Ward in the administration area of Central Bedfordshire Council located in the Eastern Euro Region of the UK.

Birch Close is located 40.29 miles North from the centre of London, 8.73 miles South East from the centre of Bedford, 14.3 miles North from the centre of Luton and 19.73 miles South West from the centre of Cambridge.

Road Name:Birch Close
Road Type:residential
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SG18 9NR
nearest tide point and watercourse

Tides and Rivers

Birch Close is approximately 35.6399 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 39 metres above sea level

The nearest significant watercourse to Birch Close is an unnamed river which is approximately 1.01145 kilometres away
Height

Height

The Central point of Birch Close is approximately 39 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Area Code: 01767 - Sandy
Area Code: 01462 - Hitchin
Area Code: 01234 - Bedford
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Less than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 4.5
Median Speed: 4.5
Maximum Speed: 6.2
Next-generation access (NGA)?: N
Number of Connections: 32
water

Water and Drainage Details

Anglian Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Birch Close

12 Birch Close
Sale Price: £425,000
Sale Date: 24/06/2016
20 Birch Close
Sale Price: £447,500
Sale Date: 01/06/2016
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

Langford Village Academy

Distance: 1.96 Kilometers
Type: Academy Sponsor Led
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 159
Address: Church Street, Langford, SG18 9QA
Telephone: 01462629000
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birch Close to Langford Village Academy

Southill Lower School

Distance: 2.4 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 68
Address: School Lane, Southill, SG18 9JA
Telephone: 01462813312
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birch Close to Southill Lower School

St Andrew's CofE VC Lower School

Distance: 2.6 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Controlled School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 507
Address: Brunts Lane, SG18 0LY
Telephone: 01767312311
Website: Visit School Website
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Biggleswade Academy

Distance: 2.7 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 930
Address: Mead End, SG18 8JU
Telephone: 01767660515
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birch Close to Biggleswade Academy
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Biggleswade Hospital

Address: Potton Road, Biggleswade, SG18 0EL,
NHS Sector
South Essex Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0300123 0808
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Distance: 4.36 (km)
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Hampden House

Address: Elmside Walk, Hitchin, SG5 1HB,
NHS Sector
Hertfordshire Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01462 633666
Distance: 13.53 (km)
Directions from Birch Close to Hampden House

Pinehill Hospital

Address: Benslow Lane, Hitchin, SG4 9QZ,
Independent Sector
Ramsay Healthcare UK Operations Limited
Telephone: 01462 422822
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Distance: 13.7 (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: 13.77 (km)
Directions from Birch Close to Archer Unit
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Saffron Road Surgery

Address: Biggleswade Health Centre, Saffron Road, Biggleswade, Bedfordshire, SG18 8DJ
Telephone: 01767 316346
Distance: 2.25 (km)
Directions from Birch Close to Saffron Road Surgery

Ivel Medical Centre

Address: The Ivel Medical Centre, Chestnut Avenue, Biggleswade, Bedfordshire, SG18 0RA
Telephone: 01767 312441
Distance: 2.81 (km)
Directions from Birch Close to Ivel Medical Centre

Mdoc Ooh

Address: Biggleswade Hospital, Halsey Ward,potton Road, Biggleswade, SG18 0EL
Telephone: 01767 315137
Distance: 4.36 (km)
Directions from Birch Close to Mdoc Ooh

Shefford Health Centre

Address: Robert Lucas Drive, Hitchin Road, Shefford, Bedfordshire, SG17 5FS
Telephone: 01462 818620
Distance: 4.67 (km)
Directions from Birch Close to Shefford Health Centre
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Biggleswade Health Centre

Address: Biggleswade Health Centre, Saffron Road, Biggleswade, Bedfordshire, SG18 8DJ
Distance: 2.25 (km)
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The Dental Surgery

Address: The Dental Surgery, Saffron Road, Biggleswade, Bedfordshire, SG18 8DJ
Distance: 2.25 (km)
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Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 17a High Street, Biggleswade, Bedfordshire, SG18 0JE
Distance: 2.4 (km)
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Smiles Orthodontic Practice

Address: Smiles Orthodontic Practice, 6 Station Road, Biggleswade, Bedfordshire, SG18 8AL
Distance: 2.44 (km)
Directions from Birch Close to Smiles Orthodontic Practice
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Biggleswade Library

Chestnut Avenue, Biggleswade, SG180LL
Telephone: 3003008055
Distance: 2.77 Kilometres
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Shefford Library

High Street, Shefford, SG175DD
Telephone:
Distance: 4.82 Kilometres
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Sandy Library

Market Square, Sandy, SG191EH
Telephone:
Distance: 6.34 Kilometres
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Stotfold Library

Hitchin Road, Stotfold, SG54HP
Telephone:
Distance: 7.45 Kilometres
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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Bedford St.Johns Station is 13.6 Kilometers away

Directions from Birch 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

Bedford Midland Station is 14.67 Kilometers away

Directions from Birch 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

Kempston Hardwick Station is 14.69 Kilometers away

Directions from Birch 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 15.68 Kilometers away

Directions from Birch 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 22.21 Kilometers away Directions from Birch Close to London Luton Airport
Cambridge Airport is 35.18 Kilometers away Directions from Birch Close to Cambridge Airport
London Stansted Airport is 42.82 Kilometers away Directions from Birch Close to London Stansted Airport
London City Airport is 67.32 Kilometers away Directions from Birch Close to London City Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Blackfriars Pier is 63.68 Kilometers away
Directions from Birch Close to Blackfriars Pier
Savoy Pier is 63.72 Kilometers away
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Embankment Pier is 63.85 Kilometers away
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Festival Pier is 63.98 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Birch Close is approximately 0.55 miles from the A1

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: A1(M) J10/A1(T)/A507 - 8.9 Km Away
Directions from Birch Close to A1(M) J10/A1(T)/A507
Junction: A1(M) J9/A505/B197 - 13.49 Km Away
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Junction: A1(M) J8/A602/B197 - 16.77 Km Away
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Junction: M1 J12/A5120 - 19.99 Km Away
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In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Iceland Frozen Food

22 Market Square, Biggleswade, SG18 8AS
Distance: 2.39 Kilometres
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My Local

15 Market Square, Biggleswade, SG18 8AS
Distance: 2.39 Kilometres
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Asda Stores Limited

Church Street, Biggleswade, SG18 0JS
Distance: 2.47 Kilometres
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Marks & Spencer

Unit C, A1 Retail Park, London Road, Biggleswade, SG18 8PS
Distance: 3.19 Kilometres
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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Jordans Mill
Distance: 1.04 (km)
Directions from Birch Close to Jordans Mill

Wildlife Centre

Attraction Name: English School of Falconry Bird of Prey
Distance: 1.77 (km)
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Garden

Attraction Name: Swiss Garden
Distance: 2.17 (km)
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Museum

Attraction Name: The Shuttleworth Collection
Distance: 2.75 (km)
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Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Central Bedfordshire
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Central Bedfordshire Council
Priory House
Monks Walk
Chicksands
Bedfordshire
SG17 5TQ
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 0300 300 8000
Within the electoral area of Northill Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Mid Bedfordshire
The Member of Parliament is Dorries, Nadine
Within the area of Southill Civil Parish Council
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01017412
Ons Area Name:Central Bedfordshire 004A
Average Age : 42.76
Population: 1520.00
Male Population: 779.00 (51.25%)
Female Population: 741.00 (48.75%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 9 (0.59%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data

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Location details

Location Details

Birch Close

OS Reference: 517214, 242936
OS Grid Reference: TL172429
Latitude and Longitude: 52.071952383768, -0.28962972096534
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 35.6399 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Birch Close

Map Number: 153
Map Name: Bedford & Huntingdon
Broom
Central Bedfordshire
South East
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