Birch Close

Postcode: OL12 8SB

Birch Close is a street governed by Whitworth Civil Parish council which is within the electoral area of Healey and Whitworth Ward in the administration area of Rossendale District Council within Lancashire County Council located in the North West Euro Region of the UK.

Birch Close is located 172.01 miles North West from the centre of London, 11.77 miles North from the centre of Manchester, 28.21 miles West from the centre of Leeds and 34.59 miles North West from the centre of Sheffield.

Road Name:Birch Close
Road Type:residential
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OL12 8SB
nearest tide point and watercourse

Tides and Rivers

Birch Close is approximately 33.6991 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 212 metres above sea level

The nearest significant watercourse to Birch Close is a river called River Spodden which is approximately 0.0469242 kilometres away
Height

Height

The Central point of Birch Close is approximately 212 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Dialling Code: 01706
Telephone Exchange: ROCHDALE - LCROC
Telephone Cabinet: P111
Fibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises: FTTC
water

Water and Drainage Details

United Utilities
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Birch Close

2 Birch Close
Sale Price: £197,500
Sale Date: 24/11/2011
2 Birch Close
Sale Price: £150,000
Sale Date: 12/09/2005
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

Tonacliffe Primary School

Distance: 0.34 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 349
Address: Tonacliffe Road, Whitworth, OL12 8SS
Telephone: 01706344609
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birch Close to Tonacliffe Primary School

St Bartholomew's Church of England Primary School

Distance: 1.15 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Controlled School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 158
Address: Hallfold, Hall Street, OL12 8TL
Telephone: 01706344631
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birch Close to St Bartholomew's Church of England Primary School

Whitworth Community High School

Distance: 1.38 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 563
Address: Hall Fold, Whitworth, OL12 8TS
Telephone: 01706343218
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birch Close to Whitworth Community High School

Shawclough Community Primary School

Distance: 1.59 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 448
Address: Thrum Hall Lane, OL12 6DE
Telephone: 01706647991
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birch Close to Shawclough Community Primary School
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Rochdale Infirmary

Address: Whitehall Street, Rochdale, OL12 0NB,
NHS Sector
Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust
Telephone: 01706 377777
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Distance: 2.71 (km)
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BMI The Highfield Hospital

Address: Manchester Road, Rochdale, OL11 4LZ,
Independent Sector
BMI Healthcare
Telephone: 01706 655121
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Distance: 4.4 (km)
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Fairfield General Hospital

Address: Fairfield General Hospital, Rochdale Old Road, Bury, BL9 7TD,
NHS Sector
Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust
Telephone: 0161 764 6081
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Distance: 6.99 (km)
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Horizon Unit

Address: Fairfield General Hospital, Rochdale Old Road, Bury,
NHS Sector
Pennine Care NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0161 918 8515
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Distance: 6.99 (km)
Directions from Birch Close to Horizon Unit
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Healey Nurses

Address: C/o Healey Surgery, Whitworth Road, Rochdale, Lancashire, OL12 0SN
Telephone: 01706 702166
Distance: 1.81 (km)
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Healey Surgery

Address: Healey Surgery, Whitworth Road, Rochdale, Lancashire, OL12 0SN
Telephone: 01706 868468
Distance: 1.81 (km)
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Whitworth Medical Centre

Address: The Medical Centre, Market Street, Whitworth, Rochdale, OL12 8QS
Telephone: 01706 852238
Distance: 1.82 (km)
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Intermediate Care Service

Address: Meadow View, Cutgate, Rochdale, OL12 7PB
Telephone: 01706 630063
Distance: 2.4 (km)
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Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 311 315 Market Street, Whitworth, Rochdale, Lancashire, OL12 8PW
Distance: 1.1 (km)
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Whitworth Dental Care

Address: Whitworth Dental Care, Dental Surgery, 389 Market Street, Whitworth, Rochdale, OL12 8QL
Distance: 1.38 (km)
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Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 386 Edenfield Road, Rochdale, Lancashire, OL12 7NH
Distance: 2.53 (km)
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H M Prison

Address: H M Prison, Buckley Hall, Buckley Farm Lane, Rochdale, Lancashire, OL12 9DP
Distance: 2.63 (km)
Directions from Birch Close to H M Prison
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Whitworth Library

Lloyd Street, Whitworth, Rochdale, OL128AA
Telephone: 01706 853 261
Distance: 1.57 Kilometres
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Spotland Library

Ings Lane, Rochdale, OL127AL
Telephone: 01706 648 505
Distance: 2.48 Kilometres
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Norden Library

Norden Community School, Shawfield lane, Rochdale, OL127RQ
Telephone: 01706 631 544
Distance: 2.6 Kilometres
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Norden Library

Edenfield Road, Rochdale, OL115XE
Telephone: 0845 121 2976
Distance: 2.83 Kilometres
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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Walsden Station is 7.57 Kilometers away

Directions from Birch Close to Walsden

Walsden station is operated by Northern in the Calder Valley area on the Manchester Victoria - Mirfield (via Rochdale) / Stalybridge stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Accrington • Adlington (Lancashire) • Atherton • Batley • Blackburn • Blackpool North • Blackrod • Bolton • Bradford Interchange • Bramley (West Yorkshire) • Brighouse • Buckshaw Parkway • Burnley Manchester Road • Castleton • Chorley • Church & Oswaldtwistle • Cottingley • Daisy Hill • Dewsbury • Hag Fold • Halifax • Hebden Bridge • Hindley • Horwich Parkway • Kirkby (Merseyside) • Kirkham & Wesham • Layton • Leeds • Leyland • Littleborough • Lostock • Manchester Victoria • Mills Hill • Mirfield • Moorside • Morley • Moston • Mytholmroyd • New Pudsey • Orrell • Pemberton • Poulton-Le-Fylde • Preston • Rainford • Ravensthorpe • Rochdale • Rose Grove • Salford Central • Salford Crescent • Smithy Bridge • Sowerby Bridge • Swinton (Greater Manchester) • Todmorden • Upholland • Walkden • Wigan Wallgate

Moston Station is 13.56 Kilometers away

Directions from Birch Close to Moston

Moston station is operated by Northern in the Blackley and Broughton area on the Manchester Victoria - Mirfield (via Rochdale) / Stalybridge stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Accrington • Adlington (Lancashire) • Atherton • Batley • Blackburn • Blackpool North • Blackrod • Bolton • Brighouse • Buckshaw Parkway • Burnley Manchester Road • Castleton • Chorley • Church & Oswaldtwistle • Cottingley • Daisy Hill • Dewsbury • Hag Fold • Hebden Bridge • Hindley • Horwich Parkway • Kirkby (Merseyside) • Kirkham & Wesham • Layton • Leeds • Leyland • Littleborough • Lostock • Manchester Victoria • Mills Hill • Mirfield • Moorside • Morley • Mytholmroyd • Orrell • Pemberton • Poulton-Le-Fylde • Preston • Rainford • Ravensthorpe • Rochdale • Rose Grove • Salford Central • Salford Crescent • Smithy Bridge • Sowerby Bridge • Swinton (Greater Manchester) • Todmorden • Upholland • Walkden • Walsden • Wigan Wallgate

Hebden Bridge Station is 15.26 Kilometers away

Directions from Birch Close to Hebden Bridge

Hebden Bridge station is operated by Northern in the Calder Valley area on the Manchester Victoria - Mirfield (via Rochdale) / Stalybridge stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Accrington • Bamber Bridge • Batley • Blackburn • Blackpool North • Bradford Interchange • Bramley (West Yorkshire) • Brighouse • Burnley Manchester Road • Castleton • Cherry Tree • Church Fenton • Cottingley • Cross Gates • Dewsbury • East Garforth • Garforth • Halifax • Kirkham & Wesham • Leeds • Littleborough • Lostock Hall • Manchester Victoria • Micklefield • Mill Hill (Lancashire) • Mills Hill • Mirfield • Morley • Moston • Mytholmroyd • New Pudsey • Pleasington • Poulton-Le-Fylde • Preston • Ravensthorpe • Rochdale • Selby • Smithy Bridge • South Milford • Sowerby Bridge • Todmorden • Ulleskelf • Walsden • York

Mytholmroyd Station is 16.08 Kilometers away

Directions from Birch Close to Mytholmroyd

Mytholmroyd station is operated by Northern in the Calder Valley area on the Manchester Victoria - Mirfield (via Rochdale) / Stalybridge stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Batley • Bradford Interchange • Bramley (West Yorkshire) • Brighouse • Castleton • Church Fenton • Cottingley • Cross Gates • Dewsbury • East Garforth • Garforth • Halifax • Hebden Bridge • Leeds • Littleborough • Manchester Victoria • Micklefield • Mills Hill • Mirfield • Morley • Moston • New Pudsey • Ravensthorpe • Rochdale • Selby • Smithy Bridge • South Milford • Sowerby Bridge • Todmorden • Walsden • York

Airports

Nearest Airports

Manchester Airport is 32.16 Kilometers away Directions from Birch Close to Manchester Airport
Leeds Bradford International Airport is 42.27 Kilometers away Directions from Birch Close to Leeds Bradford International Airport
Liverpool John Lennon Airport is 56.17 Kilometers away Directions from Birch Close to Liverpool John Lennon Airport
Blackpool International Airport is 58.5 Kilometers away Directions from Birch Close to Blackpool International Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Heysham Ferry Terminal is 64.51 Kilometers away
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Fell Foot Country Park Ferry Landing is 86.4 Kilometers away
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Lakeside Windermere Ferry Landing is 86.62 Kilometers away
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Bowness Ferry Nab Ferry Landing is 92.76 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Birch Close is approximately 3.03 miles from the A627M

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M62 J20/A627(M) - 6.68 Km Away
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Junction: M62 J21/A640 - 6.76 Km Away
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Junction: M62 J19/A6046 - 7.88 Km Away
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Junction: M66 J1/A56 - 8.01 Km Away
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In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Co-op Late Shop

1 Thorneylea, Whitworth, Rochdale, Lancashire, OL12 8QY
Distance: 1.82 Kilometres
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Tesco

Whitworth Market, Market Street, Whitworth, Rochdale, OL12 8QS
Distance: 1.82 Kilometres
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The Cooperative

Whitworth Market, Market Street, Whitworth, Rochdale, OL12 8QS249-251 Rooley Moor Road, Rochdale, Lancashire, OL12 7EA
Distance: 2.09 Kilometres
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Tesco Express

Tesco Express, Whitworth Road, Rochdale, Lancashire, OL12 6ER
Distance: 2.27 Kilometres
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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nature Reserve

Attraction Name: Healey Dell Nature Reserve
Distance: 0.4 (km)
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Museum

Attraction Name: The Whitworth Museum
Distance: 1.7 (km)
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Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Water Ski Centre
Distance: 2.47 (km)
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Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Three Bird Owl Sanctuary
Distance: 3.55 (km)
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Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Rossendale District
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Town Centre Offices
Lord Street
Rossendale
Lancashire
BB4 7LZ
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 01706 217 777
County Council: Lancashire County
Address:
Within the electoral area of Healey and Whitworth Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Rossendale and Darwen
The Member of Parliament is Berry, Jake
Within the area of Whitworth Civil Parish Council
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01005488
Ons Area Name:Rochdale 006A
Average Age : 34.90
Population: 1593.00
Male Population: 788.00 (49.47%)
Female Population: 805.00 (50.53%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 5 (0.31%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
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Email Police
Telephone: 01706 237367
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Recent Crime in the Area

Criminal-damage-arson5
Violent-crime14
Burglary2
Vehicle-crime1
Other-theft4
Robbery1
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location details

Location Details

Birch Close

OS Reference: 388138, 416552
OS Grid Reference: SD881166
Latitude and Longitude: 53.645109288414, -2.1794570116779
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 33.6991 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Birch Close

Map Number: 109
Map Name: Manchester Bolton & Warrington
Tonacliffe
Rossendale
Lancashire
North West
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