Birch Road

Postcode: LA22 0EQ

Birch Road is a street in the settlement of Ambleside governed by Lakes Civil Parish council which is within the electoral area of Ambleside and Grasmere Ward in the administration area of South Lakeland District Council within Cumbria County Council located in the North West Euro Region of the UK.

Birch Road is located 234.84 miles North West from the centre of London, 27.18 miles North from the centre of Lancaster, 32.24 miles South from the centre of Carlisle and 66 miles South West from the centre of Newcastle upon Tyne.

Road Name:Birch Road
Road Type:unclassified
Speed Limit:30 Mph
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Postcodes for Birch Road

LA22 0EQ
Height

Height

The Central point of Birch Road is approximately 53 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Area Code: 015394 - Hawkshead
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Greater than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 7
Median Speed: 8.1
Maximum Speed: 8.1
Next-generation access (NGA)?: N
Number of Connections: 6
water

Water and Drainage Details

United Utilities
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Birch Road

Drumlin Birch Road
Sale Price: £548,000
Sale Date: 21/07/2017
The Cottage Birch Road
Sale Price: £470,000
Sale Date: 28/02/2014
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

Ambleside CofE Primary School

Distance: 0.3 Kilometers
Type: Academy Sponsor Led
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 101
Address: Vicarage Road, LA22 9DH
Telephone: 01539432181
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birch Road to Ambleside CofE Primary School

Grasmere CofE Primary School

Distance: 4.83 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Aided School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 75
Address: Stock Lane, Grasmere, LA22 9SJ
Telephone: 01539435313
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birch Road to Grasmere CofE Primary School

The Lakes School

Distance: 4.86 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 496
Address: Troutbeck Bridge, LA23 1HW
Telephone: 01539440810
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birch Road to The Lakes School

Langdale CofE School

Distance: 5.46 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Aided School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 40
Address: Chapel Stile, Great Langdale, LA22 9JE
Telephone: 01539437204
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birch Road to Langdale CofE School
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Westmorland General Hospital

Address: Burton Rd, Kendal,
NHS Sector
University Hospitals Of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01539 732288
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Distance: 20.23 (km)
Directions from Birch Road to Westmorland General Hospital

Furness General Hospital

Address: Dalton Lane, Barrow-In-Furness, LA14 4LF,
NHS Sector
University Hospitals Of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01229 870870
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Distance: 36.09 (km)
Directions from Birch Road to Furness General Hospital

Queen Victoria Hospital

Address: Thornton Road, Morecambe, LA4 5QG,
NHS Sector
Lancashire Care NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01524 400445
Distance: 39.9 (km)
Directions from Birch Road to Queen Victoria Hospital

Ridge Lea Hospital

Address: Quernmore Road, Lancaster, LA1 3JT,
NHS Sector
Lancashire Care NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01524 550504
Distance: 43.91 (km)
Directions from Birch Road to Ridge Lea Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Ambleside Health Centre

Address: Ambleside Health Centre, Rydal Road, Ambleside, Cumbria, LA22 9BP
Telephone: 01539 432693
Distance: 0.73 (km)
Directions from Birch Road to Ambleside Health Centre

Hawkshead Medical Practice

Address: Hawkshead Medical Pract, Red Lion Yard, Hawkshead, Ambleside, Cumbria, LA22 0NU
Telephone: 01539 436246
Distance: 6.29 (km)
Directions from Birch Road to Hawkshead Medical Practice

St.mary's Surgery

Address: St.mary's Surgery, Applethwaite, Windermere, Cumbria, LA23 1BA
Telephone: 01539 488484
Distance: 6.42 (km)
Directions from Birch Road to St.mary's Surgery

Windermere Health Centre

Address: Windermere Health Centre, Goodley Dale, Windermere, Cumbria, LA23 2EG
Telephone: 01539 445159
Distance: 7.22 (km)
Directions from Birch Road to Windermere Health Centre
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Ambleside Dental Surgery

Address: Ambleside Dental Surgery, East Lynne, Millans Park, Ambleside, Cumbria, LA22 9AG
Distance: 0.47 (km)
Directions from Birch Road to Ambleside Dental Surgery

Mint Dental,

Address: Mint Dental,, Old Quaker Meeting House, Rydal Road, Ambleside, LA22 9AN
Distance: 0.51 (km)
Directions from Birch Road to Mint Dental,

26 Victoria Terrace

Address: 26 Victoria Terrace, Victoria Street, Windermere, Cumbria, LA23 1AB
Distance: 6.64 (km)
Directions from Birch Road to 26 Victoria Terrace

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, St Johns House, Lake Road, Windermere, Cumbria, LA23 2EQ
Distance: 7.23 (km)
Directions from Birch Road to Dental Surgery
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Ambleside Library CDC

Kelsick Road, Ambleside, LA220BZ
Telephone: 1539432507
Distance: 0.18 Kilometres
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Directions from Birch Road to Ambleside Library CDC

Windermere Library

Ellerthwaite, Windermere, LA232AJ
Telephone:
Distance: 6.9 Kilometres
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Directions from Birch Road to Windermere Library

Coniston Library

John Ruskin Institute, Coniston, South Lakeland, LA218DU
Telephone: 015394 41731
Distance: 9.72 Kilometres
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Directions from Birch Road to Coniston Library

Grange over Sands Library

Grange Fell Road, Grange Over Sands, LA116BQ
Telephone: 015395 32749
Distance: 26.34 Kilometres
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Directions from Birch Road to Grange over Sands Library

Hotels, Guest Houses, Bed & Breakfasts and Places to Stay Near Birch Road

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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Windermere Station is 6.73 Kilometers away

Directions from Birch Road to Windermere

Windermere station is operated by TransPennine Express in the Westmorland and Lonsdale area on the Windermere Branch stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Arnside • Barrow-In-Furness • Bolton • Buckshaw Parkway • Burneside • Cark & Cartmel • Carnforth • Chorley • Dalton • Deansgate • Grange-Over-Sands • Heald Green • Horwich Parkway • Kendal • Lancaster • Manchester Airport • Manchester Oxford Road • Manchester Piccadilly • Oxenholme Lake District • Preston • Salford Crescent • Silverdale • Staveley (Cumbria) • Ulverston

Airports

Nearest Airports

Blackpool International Airport is 72.46 Kilometers away Directions from Birch Road to Blackpool International Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Ambleside Waterhead Ferry Landing is 1 Kilometers away
Directions from Birch Road to Ambleside Waterhead Ferry Landing
Brockhole Ferry Landing is 3.28 Kilometers away
Directions from Birch Road to Brockhole Ferry Landing
Bowness on Windermere Ferry Terminal is 7.75 Kilometers away
Directions from Birch Road to Bowness on Windermere Ferry Terminal
Bowness Ferry Nab Ferry Landing is 8.54 Kilometers away
Directions from Birch Road to Bowness Ferry Nab Ferry Landing
Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Birch Road is approximately 11.20 miles from the A590

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M6 J36/A590(T)/A65(T)/A6070 - 26.72 Km Away
Directions from Birch Road to M6 J36/A590(T)/A65(T)/A6070
Junction: M6 J40/A66(T)/A592 - 28.23 Km Away
Directions from Birch Road to M6 J40/A66(T)/A592
Junction: M6 J41/B5305 - 31.48 Km Away
Directions from Birch Road to M6 J41/B5305
Junction: A601(M) J35A/A6 - 34.71 Km Away
Directions from Birch Road to A601(M) J35A/A6

In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco

Market Place, Ambleside, LA22 9BU
Distance: 0.39 Kilometres
Directions from Birch Road to Tesco

The Cooperative Food

Co Op, Compston Road, Ambleside, LA22 9DR
Distance: 0.4 Kilometres
Directions from Birch Road to The Cooperative Food

Hawkshead Co-op

Hawkshead Co-op, Main Street, Hawkshead, LA22 0NZ
Distance: 6.37 Kilometres
Directions from Birch Road to Hawkshead Co-op

The Co-Op

Hawkshead Co-op, Main Street, Hawkshead, LA22 0NZLake Road, Bowness on Windermere, LA23 3BT
Distance: 7.63 Kilometres
Directions from Birch Road to The Co-Op

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Galava Roman Fort
Distance: 0.73 (km)
Directions from Birch Road to Galava Roman Fort

Historic House

Attraction Name: Bridge House
Distance: 1.17 (km)
Directions from Birch Road to Bridge House

Museum

Attraction Name: The Armitt Library and Museum
Distance: 1.21 (km)
Directions from Birch Road to The Armitt Library and Museum

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Stockghyll Force
Distance: 1.66 (km)
Directions from Birch Road to Stockghyll Force

Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of South Lakeland District
Visit the Council's Website
South Lakeland House
Lowther Street
Kendal
LA9 4UF
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 0845 050 4434
County Council: Cumbria County
Address:
Within the electoral area of Ambleside and Grasmere Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Westmorland and Lonsdale
The Member of Parliament is Tim Farron
Details for the MP Tim Farron on parliament.uk
Details for the MP Tim Farron on theyworkforyou.com
In the 2017 General Election Tim Farron won with a majority of 777 the result was LD hold. The total electorate was 66391
Within the area of Lakes Civil Parish Council
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01019374
Ons Area Name:South Lakeland 001A
Average Age : 42.96
Population: 1533.00
Male Population: 746.00 (48.66%)
Female Population: 787.00 (51.34%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 4 (0.26%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
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Recent Crime in the Area

Other-theft3
Vehicle-crime2
Criminal-damage-arson5
Violent-crime2
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location details

Location Details

Birch Road

OS Reference: 337510, 504107
OS Grid Reference: NY375041
Latitude and Longitude: 54.428404396686, -2.9633495038219
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 17.9566 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Birch Road

Map Number: 90
Map Name: Penrith Keswick & Ambleside
Ambleside
South Lakeland
Cumbria
North East
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