Birch Close

Postcode: LE4 9UH

Birch Close is a street in the settlement of Leicester which is within the electoral area of Charnwood Ward in the administration area of City of Leicester Council located in the East Midlands Euro Region of the UK.

Birch Close is located 90.02 miles North West from the centre of London, 1.62 miles North East from the centre of Leicester, 21.05 miles South from the centre of Nottingham and 24.01 miles North East from the centre of Coventry.

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

LE4 9UH
Height

Height

The Central point of Birch Close is approximately 63 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Dialling Code: 0116
Telephone Exchange: ST. BARNABAS - EMSTBBS
Telephone Cabinet: P14
Fibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises: FTTC
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Greater than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 17
Median Speed: 16.9
Maximum Speed: >=30
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 9
water

Water and Drainage Details

Severn Trent Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Birch Close

11 Birch Close
Sale Price: £125,000
Sale Date: 28/09/2015
10 Birch Close
Sale Price: £105,000
Sale Date: 02/12/2010
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

Northfield House Primary Academy

Distance: 0.3 Kilometers
Type: Academy Sponsor Led
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 379
Address: Northfield Road, LE4 9DL
Telephone: 01162767761
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birch Close to Northfield House Primary Academy

Merrydale Infant School

Distance: 0.75 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 359
Address: Claydon Road, LE5 0PL
Telephone: 01162767593
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birch Close to Merrydale Infant School

Wyvern Primary School

Distance: 0.77 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 470
Address: Wyvern Avenue, LE4 7HH
Telephone: 01162661408
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birch Close to Wyvern Primary School

Rushey Mead Primary School

Distance: 0.86 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 585
Address: Gipsy Lane, LE4 6RB
Telephone: 01162661114
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birch Close to Rushey Mead Primary School
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Nuffield Health, Leicester Hospital

Address: Scraptoft Lane, Leicester, LE5 1HY,
Independent Sector
Nuffield Health
Telephone: 0800 015 5020
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Distance: 2.2 (km)
Directions from Birch Close to Nuffield Health, Leicester Hospital

Leicester General Hospital

Address: Gwendolen Road, Leicester, LE5 4PW,
NHS Sector
University Hospitals Of Leicester NHS Trust
Telephone: 0300 303 1573
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Distance: 2.6 (km)
Directions from Birch Close to Leicester General Hospital

Leicester Royal Infirmary

Address: Leicester Royal Infirmary, Infirmary Square, Leicester, LE1 5WW,
NHS Sector
University Hospitals Of Leicester NHS Trust
Telephone: 0300 303 1573
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Distance: 3.32 (km)
Directions from Birch Close to Leicester Royal Infirmary

Spire Leicester Hospital

Address: Gartree Road, Leicester, LE2 2FF,
Independent Sector
Spire Healthcare
Telephone: 0116 265 3685
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Distance: 4.15 (km)
Directions from Birch Close to Spire Leicester Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Dr B Modi

Address: 122 Canon Street, Leicester, LE4 6NL
Telephone: 0116 2661247
Distance: 0.75 (km)
Directions from Birch Close to Dr B Modi

Humberstone Medical Centre (ip Jones)

Address: Humberstone Medical Ctr., 150 Wycombe Road, Leicester, LE5 0PR
Telephone: 0116 2766605
Distance: 1.02 (km)
Directions from Birch Close to Humberstone Medical Centre (ip Jones)

East Leicester Med Pract(s Longworth)

Address: East Leicester Med.pract., 131 Uppingham Road, Leicester, LE5 4BP
Telephone: 0116 2958282
Distance: 1.03 (km)
Directions from Birch Close to East Leicester Med Pract(s Longworth)

Emergency Response Service

Address: Ssafa-the Merlyn Vaz Ctr, 1 Spinney Hill Road, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE5 3GH
Telephone: 0116 2429450
Distance: 1.1 (km)
Directions from Birch Close to Emergency Response Service
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 289a Catherine Street, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE4 6GG
Distance: 0.37 (km)
Directions from Birch Close to Dental Surgery

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 98 Gipsy Lane, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE4 6RE
Distance: 0.66 (km)
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Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 101 Uppingham Road, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE5 3TB
Distance: 0.95 (km)
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Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 339 Humberstone Road, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE5 3DF
Distance: 0.97 (km)
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Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

St Barnabas Library

French Road, Leicester, LE54AH
Telephone: 0116 299 5450
Distance: 1.18 Kilometres
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Belgrave Library

Cossington Street, Leicester, LE46JD
Telephone: (0116) 299 5500
Distance: 1.25 Kilometres
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Rushey Mead Library

Lockerbie Walk, Leicester, LE47ZX
Telephone: 0116 266 5112
Distance: 1.44 Kilometres
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St Matthews Library

St Matthews Centre, 50 Malabar Road, Leicester, LE12PD
Telephone: 0116 223 2085
Distance: 1.71 Kilometres
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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Leicester Station is 2.6 Kilometers away

Directions from Birch Close to Leicester

Leicester station is operated by East Midlands Trains in the Leicester South area on the Bedford - Corby / Nottingham stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Alfreton • Ashchurch • Attenborough • Audley End • Barrow-Upon-Soar • Bedford Midland • Beeston • Belper • Birmingham New Street • Bleasby • Bromsgrove • Burton Joyce • Cambridge • Carlton • Cheltenham Spa • Chesterfield • Coleshill Parkway • Collingham • Derby • Doncaster • East Midlands Parkway • Ely • Fiskerton • Gloucester • Hinckley • Hykeham • Kettering • Langley Mill • Leeds • Lincoln Central • Long Eaton • Loughborough • Lowdham • Luton • Luton Airport Parkway • Manea • March • Market Harborough • Melton Mowbray • Metheringham • Narborough • Newark Castle • Nottingham • Nuneaton • Oakham • Peterborough • Rolleston • Ruskington • Scarborough • Sheffield • Sileby • Sleaford • South Wigston • St.Pancras • Stamford • Stansted Airport • Swinderby • Syston • Thurgarton • University • Wakefield Westgate • Water Orton • Wellingborough • Whittlesea • York

Syston Station is 5.07 Kilometers away

Directions from Birch Close to Syston

Syston station is operated by East Midlands Trains in the Charnwood area on the Bedford - Corby / Nottingham stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Attenborough • Barrow-Upon-Soar • Beeston • Bleasby • Burton Joyce • Carlton • Collingham • East Midlands Parkway • Fiskerton • Hykeham • Kettering • Leicester • Lincoln Central • Loughborough • Lowdham • Metheringham • Newark Castle • Nottingham • Rolleston • Ruskington • Sileby • Sleaford • St.Pancras • Swinderby • Thurgarton

South Wigston Station is 7.85 Kilometers away

Directions from Birch Close to South Wigston

South Wigston station is operated by East Midlands Trains in the Harborough area on the Nuneaton - South Wigston stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Audley End • Birmingham New Street • Cambridge • Coleshill Parkway • Ely • Hinckley • Leicester • March • Melton Mowbray • Narborough • Nuneaton • Oakham • Peterborough • Stamford • Stansted Airport • Water Orton

Sileby Station is 9.06 Kilometers away

Directions from Birch Close to Sileby

Sileby station is operated by East Midlands Trains in the Loughborough area on the Bedford - Corby / Nottingham stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Attenborough • Barrow-Upon-Soar • Beeston • Bleasby • Burton Joyce • Carlton • Collingham • East Midlands Parkway • Fiskerton • Hykeham • Leicester • Lincoln Central • Loughborough • Lowdham • Metheringham • Newark Castle • Nottingham • Rolleston • Ruskington • Sleaford • Swinderby • Syston • Thurgarton

Airports

Nearest Airports

East Midlands Airport is 24.89 Kilometers away Directions from Birch Close to East Midlands Airport
Coventry Airport is 40.24 Kilometers away Directions from Birch Close to Coventry Airport
London Oxford Airport is 91.94 Kilometers away Directions from Birch Close to London Oxford Airport
Robin Hood Doncaster Sheffield Airport is 92.48 Kilometers away Directions from Birch Close to Robin Hood Doncaster Sheffield Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Birch Close is approximately 3.16 miles from the A46

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M1 J21A/A46(T)/B5380 - 8.16 Km Away
Directions from Birch Close to M1 J21A/A46(T)/B5380
Junction: M1 J21/M69/A5460 - 8.35 Km Away
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Junction: M1 J22/A50/A511 - 13.78 Km Away
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Junction: M1 J23/A512 - 16.82 Km Away
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In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Ghelani's Superstore And Cash And Carry / Newtech Marketing

180 Catherine Street, Leicester, LE4 6GA
Distance: 0.67 Kilometres
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Jalpur Millers Retail

137A Harrison Road, Leicester, LE4 6NP
Distance: 0.98 Kilometres
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Virpur Foods Ltd

272 Harrison Road, Leicester, LE4 6QL
Distance: 0.98 Kilometres
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Radia's Super Stores

123 - 127 Melton Road, Leicester, LE4 6QS
Distance: 1.19 Kilometres
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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Garden

Attraction Name: Belgrave Gardens
Distance: 1.46 (km)
Directions from Birch Close to Belgrave Gardens

Museum

Attraction Name: Belgrave Hall Museum, Belgrave Hall Museum
Distance: 1.89 (km)
Directions from Birch Close to Belgrave Hall Museum, Belgrave Hall Museum

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: National Space Centre
Distance: 2.14 (km)
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Historic Place of Worship

Attraction Name: Leicester Cathedral
Distance: 2.59 (km)
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Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of City of Leicester
Visit the Council's Website
New Walk Centre
Welford Place
Leicester
LE1 6ZG
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 0116 252 7000
Within the electoral area of Charnwood Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Leicester East
The Member of Parliament is Keith Vaz
Details for the MP Keith Vaz on parliament.uk
Details for the MP Keith Vaz on theyworkforyou.com
In the 2017 General Election Keith Vaz won with a majority of 22428 the result was Lab hold. The total electorate was 77788
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01013652
Ons Area Name:Leicester 011B
Average Age : 30.94
Population: 1791.00
Male Population: 867.00 (48.41%)
Female Population: 924.00 (51.59%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 91 (5.08%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
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Recent Crime in the Area

Other-theft38
Public-order20
Shoplifting19
Violent-crime117
Criminal-damage-arson47
Possession-of-weapons13
Drugs17
Vehicle-crime68
Other-crime10
Bicycle-theft7
Burglary34
Theft-from-the-person6
Robbery11
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location details

Location Details

Birch Close

OS Reference: 460827, 306210
OS Grid Reference: SK608062
Latitude and Longitude: 52.649858510461, -1.1007880216801
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 62.1439 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Birch Close

Map Number: 140
Map Name: Leicester Coventry & Rugby
Humberstone
Leicester
East Midlands
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