Birch Street

Postcode: DH8 5RT

Birch Street is a street in the settlement of Consett in the administration area of County Durham Council located in the North East Euro Region of the UK.

Birch Street is located 242.36 miles North from the centre of London, 12.21 miles South West from the centre of Newcastle upon Tyne, 44.16 miles East from the centre of Carlisle and 67.8 miles North East from the centre of Lancaster.

Road Name:Birch Street
Road Type:service
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Postcodes for Birch Street

DH8 5RT
nearest tide point and watercourse

Tides and Rivers

Birch Street is approximately 13.7775 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 263 metres above sea level

The nearest significant watercourse to Birch Street is an unnamed river which is approximately 2.23818 kilometres away
Height

Height

The Central point of Birch Street is approximately 263 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Dialling Code: 01207
Telephone Exchange: CONSETT - NECN
Telephone Cabinet: P3
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: 17.7
Maximum Speed: 22.4
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 26
water

Water and Drainage Details

Northumbrian Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Birch Street

19 Roseberry Terrace
Sale Price: £90,000
Sale Date: 06/11/2013
29 Roseberry Terrace
Sale Price: £72,000
Sale Date: 15/07/2011
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

Consett Infant School

Distance: 0.43 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 143
Address: Teasdale Street, DH8 6AF
Telephone: 01207504464
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birch Street to Consett Infant School

St Patrick's Roman Catholic Voluntary Aided Primary School, Consett

Distance: 0.54 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Aided School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 443
Address: Stanley Street, DH8 6LN
Telephone: 01207503982
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birch Street to St Patrick's Roman Catholic Voluntary Aided Primary School, Consett

Delves Lane Primary School

Distance: 0.59 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 354
Address: Delves Lane, DH8 7ES
Telephone: 01207503984
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birch Street to Delves Lane Primary School

Beechdale Nursery School

Distance: 0.74 Kilometers
Type: LA Nursery School
Phase: Nursery
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 104
Address: Beechdale Road, DH8 6AY
Telephone: 01207505752
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birch Street to Beechdale Nursery School
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Shotley Bridge Hospital

Address: Shotley Bridge Hospital, Shotley Bridge, Consett, DH8 0NB,
NHS Sector
County Durham and Darlington NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0191 333 2333
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Distance: 2.21 (km)
Directions from Birch Street to Shotley Bridge Hospital

Ferndene

Address: Ferndene, Moor Road, Prudhoe, NE42 5PB,
NHS Sector
Northumberland, Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust
Distance: 11.07 (km)
Directions from Birch Street to Ferndene

Lanchester Road Hospital

Address: Lanchester Road, Durham, DH1 5RD,
Independent Sector
Tees, Esk and Wear Valleys NHS Foundation Trust
Distance: 15.11 (km)
Directions from Birch Street to Lanchester Road Hospital

Dunston Hill Hospital

Address: Dunston Hill, Gateshead, NE11 9QT,
NHS Sector
Gateshead Health NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0191 482 0000
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Distance: 15.28 (km)
Directions from Birch Street to Dunston Hill Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Recovery Centre Consett

Address: Eden House, 1 Station Road, Consett, County Durham, DH8 5RL
Telephone: 03000 266666
Distance: 0.13 (km)
Directions from Birch Street to Recovery Centre Consett

Consett Medical Centre

Address: Consett Medical Centre, Station Yard, Consett, County Durham, DH8 5YA
Telephone: 01207 583400
Distance: 0.22 (km)
Directions from Birch Street to Consett Medical Centre

Leadgate Surgery

Address: Leadgate Surgery, George Ewen House, Watling St.,leadgate, Consett,co.durham, DH8 6DP
Telephone: 01207 583555
Distance: 1.95 (km)
Directions from Birch Street to Leadgate Surgery

Queens Road Surgery

Address: Queens Road Surgery, 83 Queens Road, Blackhill, Consett, County Durham, DH8 0BW
Telephone: 01207 585890
Distance: 1.99 (km)
Directions from Birch Street to Queens Road Surgery
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 6 Front Street, Consett, County Durham, DH8 5AQ
Distance: 0.11 (km)
Directions from Birch Street to Dental Surgery

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 177 Medomsley Road, Consett, County Durham, DH8 5HU
Distance: 0.77 (km)
Directions from Birch Street to Dental Surgery

307 Durham Road

Address: 307 Durham Road, Consett, County Durham, DH8 5NW
Distance: 1.27 (km)
Directions from Birch Street to 307 Durham Road

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 14 Derwent Street, Consett, County Durham, DH8 8LU
Distance: 1.6 (km)
Directions from Birch Street to Dental Surgery
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Consett Library

Victoria Road, Consett, DH85AT
Telephone: 01207 503606
Distance: 0.32 Kilometres
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Directions from Birch Street to Consett Library

Annfield Plain Library

North Road, Stanley, DH98EZ
Telephone: 01207 234241
Distance: 5.79 Kilometres
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Directions from Birch Street to Annfield Plain Library

Lanchester Library

Newbiggen Lane, Lanchester, DH70NT
Telephone: 01207 521 021
Distance: 6.25 Kilometres
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Directions from Birch Street to Lanchester Library

Chopwell Library

Derwent Street, Chopwell, Gateshead, NE177HZ
Telephone: 01207 561379
Distance: 7.63 Kilometres
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Directions from Birch Street to Chopwell Library

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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Stocksfield Station is 12.06 Kilometers away

Directions from Birch Street to Stocksfield

Stocksfield station is operated by Northern in the Hexham area on the Newcastle - Carlisle stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Annan • Aspatria • Auchinleck • Bardon Mill • Barrhead • Billingham • Blaydon • Brampton (Cumbria) • Carlisle • Corbridge • Dalston • Dumfries • Dunlop • Dunston • Flimby • Glasgow Central • Gretna Green • Gypsy Lane • Haltwhistle • Harrington • Hartlepool • Haydon Bridge • Heworth • Hexham • James Cook University Hospital • Kilmarnock • Kilmaurs • Kirkconnel • Marton • Maryport • MetroCentre • Middlesbrough • New Cumnock • Newcastle • Nunthorpe • Parton • Prudhoe • Riding Mill • Sanquhar • Seaham • Seaton Carew • Stewarton • Stockton • Sunderland • Thornaby • Wetheral • Whitehaven • Wigton • Workington • Wylam

Prudhoe Station is 13 Kilometers away

Directions from Birch Street to Prudhoe

Prudhoe station is operated by Northern in the Hexham area on the Newcastle - Carlisle stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Annan • Aspatria • Auchinleck • Bardon Mill • Barrhead • Billingham • Blaydon • Brampton (Cumbria) • Carlisle • Corbridge • Dalston • Dumfries • Dunlop • Dunston • Flimby • Glasgow Central • Gretna Green • Gypsy Lane • Haltwhistle • Harrington • Hartlepool • Haydon Bridge • Heworth • Hexham • James Cook University Hospital • Kilmarnock • Kilmaurs • Kirkconnel • Marton • Maryport • MetroCentre • Middlesbrough • New Cumnock • Newcastle • Nunthorpe • Parton • Riding Mill • Sanquhar • Seaham • Seaton Carew • Stewarton • Stocksfield • Stockton • Sunderland • Thornaby • Wetheral • Whitehaven • Wigton • Workington • Wylam

Wylam Station is 13.88 Kilometers away

Directions from Birch Street to Wylam

Wylam station is operated by Northern in the Hexham area on the Newcastle - Carlisle stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Annan • Aspatria • Auchinleck • Bardon Mill • Barrhead • Billingham • Blaydon • Brampton (Cumbria) • Carlisle • Corbridge • Dalston • Dumfries • Dunlop • Dunston • Flimby • Glasgow Central • Gretna Green • Gypsy Lane • Haltwhistle • Harrington • Hartlepool • Haydon Bridge • Heworth • Hexham • James Cook University Hospital • Kilmarnock • Kilmaurs • Kirkconnel • Marton • Maryport • MetroCentre • Middlesbrough • New Cumnock • Newcastle • Nunthorpe • Parton • Prudhoe • Riding Mill • Sanquhar • Seaham • Seaton Carew • Stewarton • Stocksfield • Stockton • Sunderland • Thornaby • Wetheral • Whitehaven • Wigton • Workington

Riding Mill Station is 14.15 Kilometers away

Directions from Birch Street to Riding Mill

Riding Mill station is operated by Northern in the Hexham area on the Newcastle - Carlisle stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Annan • Aspatria • Auchinleck • Bardon Mill • Barrhead • Billingham • Blaydon • Brampton (Cumbria) • Carlisle • Corbridge • Dalston • Dumfries • Dunlop • Dunston • Flimby • Glasgow Central • Gretna Green • Gypsy Lane • Haltwhistle • Harrington • Hartlepool • Haydon Bridge • Heworth • Hexham • James Cook University Hospital • Kilmarnock • Kilmaurs • Kirkconnel • Marton • Maryport • MetroCentre • Middlesbrough • New Cumnock • Newcastle • Nunthorpe • Parton • Prudhoe • Sanquhar • Seaham • Seaton Carew • Stewarton • Stocksfield • Stockton • Sunderland • Thornaby • Wetheral • Whitehaven • Wigton • Workington • Wylam

Airports

Nearest Airports

Newcastle International Airport is 22.15 Kilometers away Directions from Birch Street to Newcastle International Airport
Durham Tees Valley Airport is 45.55 Kilometers away Directions from Birch Street to Durham Tees Valley Airport
Leeds Bradford International Airport is 109.63 Kilometers away Directions from Birch Street to Leeds Bradford International Airport
Blackpool International Airport is 142.68 Kilometers away Directions from Birch Street to Blackpool International Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Newcastle International Ferry Terminal is 29.03 Kilometers away
Directions from Birch Street to Newcastle International Ferry Terminal
South Shields Ferry Terminal is 29.83 Kilometers away
Directions from Birch Street to South Shields Ferry Terminal
North Shields Ferry Terminal is 29.98 Kilometers away
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Transporter Bridge North Side is 48.68 Kilometers away
Directions from Birch Street to Transporter Bridge North Side
Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Birch Street is approximately 9.29 miles from the A1

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: A1(M) J63/A167/A183 - 17.13 Km Away
Directions from Birch Street to A1(M) J63/A167/A183
Junction: A1(M) J64/A195 - 17.77 Km Away
Directions from Birch Street to A1(M) J64/A195
Junction: A1(M) J65/A194(M)/A1(T)/A1231/B1288 - 18.18 Km Away
Directions from Birch Street to A1(M) J65/A194(M)/A1(T)/A1231/B1288
Junction: A1(M) J62/A690 - 20.36 Km Away
Directions from Birch Street to A1(M) J62/A690

In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Iceland Foods

The Victoria Centre, Medomsley Road, Consett, DH8 5JU
Distance: 0.23 Kilometres
Directions from Birch Street to Iceland Foods

Lidl

The Victoria Centre, Medomsley Road, Consett, DH8 5JU
Distance: 0.23 Kilometres
Directions from Birch Street to Lidl

W Morrisons

The Victoria Centre, Medomsley Road, Consett, DH8 5JUHermiston Retail Park, Consett, DH8 5RE
Distance: 0.39 Kilometres
Directions from Birch Street to W Morrisons

Aldi Stores Ltd

The Victoria Centre, Medomsley Road, Consett, DH8 5JUHermiston Retail Park, Consett, DH8 5REFront Street, Consett, DH8 5RE
Distance: 0.41 Kilometres
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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Country Park

Attraction Name: Allensford Country Park
Distance: 2.88 (km)
Directions from Birch Street to Allensford Country Park

Landmark or Antiquity

Attraction Name: VINDOMORA
Distance: 5.03 (km)
Directions from Birch Street to VINDOMORA

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Ebchester Roman Fort
Distance: 5.49 (km)
Directions from Birch Street to Ebchester Roman Fort

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Derwentcote Steel Furnace
Distance: 6.47 (km)
Directions from Birch Street to Derwentcote Steel Furnace

Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of County Durham
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County Hall
Durham
County Durham
DH1 5UL
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 0300 1237070
Within the electoral area of Not Found -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of North West Durham
The Member of Parliament is Glass, Pat
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01020640
Ons Area Name:County Durham 010B
Average Age : 37.47
Population: 2354.00
Male Population: 1212.00 (51.49%)
Female Population: 1142.00 (48.51%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 26 (1.1%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
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Telephone: 101
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Recent Crime in the Area

Criminal-damage-arson28
Public-order14
Violent-crime66
Shoplifting22
Drugs6
Other-theft7
Vehicle-crime4
3
Theft-from-the-person2
Other-crime2
Bicycle-theft1
Burglary4
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location details

Location Details

Birch Street

OS Reference: 410961, 550639
OS Grid Reference: NZ110506
Latitude and Longitude: 54.850343273364, -1.829268359071
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 13.7775 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Birch Street

Map Number: 88
Map Name: Tyneside
Consett
Durham
North East
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