Birch View

Postcode: DH2 2XP

Birch View is a street in the settlement of Chester-le-Street governed by Waldridge Civil Parish council in the administration area of County Durham Council located in the North East Euro Region of the UK.

Birch View is located 239.73 miles North from the centre of London, 8.57 miles South from the centre of Newcastle upon Tyne, 53.31 miles East from the centre of Carlisle and 65.06 miles North from the centre of York.

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

DH2 2XP
Height

Height

The Central point of Birch View is approximately 77 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Area Code: 01207 - Consett
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Less than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 25.9
Median Speed: 23.2
Maximum Speed: >=30
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 12
water

Water and Drainage Details

Northumbrian Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Birch View

3 Birch View
Sale Price: £189,995
Sale Date: 12/12/2014
3 Birch View
Sale Price: £210,000
Sale Date: 28/11/2014
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

The Hermitage Academy

Distance: 0.55 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 1132
Address: Waldridge Lane, DH2 3AD
Telephone: 01913887161
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birch View to The Hermitage Academy

Newker Primary School

Distance: 1.08 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 487
Address: Waldridge Road, DH2 3AA
Telephone: 01913887099
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birch View to Newker Primary School

Bullion Lane Primary School

Distance: 1.14 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 308
Address: Bullion Lane, DH2 2DP
Telephone: 01913882482
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birch View to Bullion Lane Primary School

Chester-Le-Street CofE (Controlled) Primary School

Distance: 1.66 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Controlled School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 332
Address: Hilda Park, DH2 2JT
Telephone: 01913882328
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birch View to Chester-Le-Street CofE (Controlled) Primary School
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Chester Le Street Hospital

Address: Front Street, Chester Le Street, DH3 3AT,
NHS Sector
County Durham and Darlington NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0191 333 2333
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Distance: 1.66 (km)
Directions from Birch View to Chester Le Street Hospital

Spire Washington Hospital

Address: Picktree Lane, Washington, NE38 9JZ,
Independent Sector
Spire Healthcare
Telephone: 0191 418 8669
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Distance: 4.17 (km)
Directions from Birch View to Spire Washington Hospital

Lanchester Road Hospital

Address: Lanchester Road, Durham, DH1 5RD,
Independent Sector
Tees, Esk and Wear Valleys NHS Foundation Trust
Distance: 5.54 (km)
Directions from Birch View to Lanchester Road Hospital

University Hospital Of North Durham

Address: North Road, Durham, DH1 5TW,
NHS Sector
County Durham and Darlington NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0191 333 2333
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Distance: 6.88 (km)
Directions from Birch View to University Hospital Of North Durham
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Cestria Health Centre

Address: Cestria Health Centre, Whitehill Way, Chester-le-street, County Durham, DH2 3DJ
Telephone: 0191 3887771
Distance: 0.24 (km)
Directions from Birch View to Cestria Health Centre

Ear Nose and Throat Clinic

Address: Cestria Health Centre, Whitehill Way, Chester Le Street, DH2 3DJ
Telephone: 0191 3887771
Distance: 0.24 (km)
Directions from Birch View to Ear Nose and Throat Clinic

Pelton Fell Surgery

Address: 21 Gardiner Crescent, Pelton Fell, Chester-le-street, Co.durham, DH2 2NJ
Telephone: 0844 3878775
Distance: 0.98 (km)
Directions from Birch View to Pelton Fell Surgery

Middle Chare Medical Group

Address: Middle Chare Surgery, Middle Chare, Chester-le-street, County Durham, DH3 3QD
Telephone: 0191 5947654
Distance: 1.87 (km)
Directions from Birch View to Middle Chare Medical Group
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Alpha Dental Group

Address: Alpha Dental Group, Unit 3, 47 Gibside, Chester-le-street, DH2 2TS
Distance: 0.74 (km)
Directions from Birch View to Alpha Dental Group

Chester Le Street Community

Address: Chester Le Street Community, Hospital, Front Street, Chester Le Street, County Durham, DH3 3AT
Distance: 1.66 (km)
Directions from Birch View to Chester Le Street Community

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 170 Front Street, Chester Le Street, County Durham, DH3 3AZ
Distance: 1.79 (km)
Directions from Birch View to Dental Surgery

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 17 South Burns, Chester Le Street, County Durham, DH3 3EZ
Distance: 1.82 (km)
Directions from Birch View to Dental Surgery
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Chester-le-Street Library

Station Road, Chester Le Street, DH33BP
Telephone:
Distance: 1.8 Kilometres
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Directions from Birch View to Chester-le-Street Library

Pelton Library

Ouston Lane, Chester Le Street, DH21EZ
Telephone: 0191 3700485
Distance: 2.53 Kilometres
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Directions from Birch View to Pelton Library

Sacriston Library

Plawsworth Road, Sacriston, DH76HU
Telephone: 0191 371 0550
Distance: 3.7 Kilometres
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Directions from Birch View to Sacriston Library

Birtley Library

Durham Road, Birtley, Gateshead, DH31LE
Telephone: 0191 433 6101
Distance: 5.36 Kilometres
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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Chester-Le-Street Station is 1.53 Kilometers away

Directions from Birch View to Chester-Le-Street

Chester-Le-Street station is operated by Northern in the North Durham area on the Northallerton - Newcastle stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Banbury • Basingstoke • Birmingham New Street • Darlington • Derby • Dewsbury • Doncaster • Durham • Huddersfield • Leamington Spa • Leeds • Liverpool Lime Street • Manchester Airport • Manchester Piccadilly • Manchester Victoria • Newcastle • Northallerton • Oxford • Reading • Sheffield • Southampton Airport (Parkway) • Southampton Central • Stalybridge • Winchester • York

Dunston Station is 11.36 Kilometers away

Directions from Birch View to Dunston

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

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Acklington • Alnmouth • Billingham • Blaydon • Carlisle • Chathill • Corbridge • Cramlington • Gypsy Lane • Haltwhistle • Hartlepool • Heworth • Hexham • James Cook University Hospital • Manors • Marton • MetroCentre • Middlesbrough • Morpeth • Newcastle • Nunthorpe • Pegswood • Prudhoe • Riding Mill • Seaham • Seaton Carew • Stocksfield • Stockton • Sunderland • Thornaby • Widdrington • Wylam

Heworth Station is 11.58 Kilometers away

Directions from Birch View to Heworth

Heworth station is operated by Northern in the Gateshead area on the Stockton - Newcastle stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Bardon Mill • Battersby • Billingham • Blaydon • Brampton (Cumbria) • Carlisle • Castleton Moor • Commondale • Corbridge • Danby • Dunston • Egton • Glaisdale • Great Ayton • Grosmont • Gypsy Lane • Haltwhistle • Hartlepool • Haydon Bridge • Hexham • James Cook University Hospital • Kildale • Lealholm • Marton • MetroCentre • Middlesbrough • Newcastle • Nunthorpe • Prudhoe • Riding Mill • Ruswarp • Seaham • Seaton Carew • Sleights • Stocksfield • Stockton • Sunderland • Thornaby • Wetheral • Whitby • Wylam

MetroCentre Station is 12.71 Kilometers away

Directions from Birch View to MetroCentre

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

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Acklington • Alnmouth • Annan • Aspatria • Auchinleck • Bardon Mill • Barrhead • Billingham • Blaydon • Brampton (Cumbria) • Carlisle • Chathill • Corbridge • Cramlington • 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 • Manors • Marton • Maryport • Middlesbrough • Morpeth • New Cumnock • Newcastle • Nunthorpe • Parton • Pegswood • Prudhoe • Riding Mill • Sanquhar • Seaham • Seaton Carew • Stewarton • Stocksfield • Stockton • Sunderland • Thornaby • Wetheral • Whitehaven • Widdrington • Wigton • Workington • Wylam

Airports

Nearest Airports

Newcastle International Airport is 21.87 Kilometers away Directions from Birch View to Newcastle International Airport
Durham Tees Valley Airport is 39.25 Kilometers away Directions from Birch View to Durham Tees Valley Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Newcastle International Ferry Terminal is 18.51 Kilometers away
Directions from Birch View to Newcastle International Ferry Terminal
South Shields Ferry Terminal is 19.3 Kilometers away
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North Shields Ferry Terminal is 19.74 Kilometers away
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Transporter Bridge North Side is 38.02 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Birch View is approximately 1.67 miles from the A167

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: A1(M) J63/A167/A183 - 2.89 Km Away
Directions from Birch View to A1(M) J63/A167/A183
Junction: A1(M) J64/A195 - 4.66 Km Away
Directions from Birch View to A1(M) J64/A195
Junction: A1(M) J65/A194(M)/A1(T)/A1231/B1288 - 6.07 Km Away
Directions from Birch View to A1(M) J65/A194(M)/A1(T)/A1231/B1288
Junction: A1(M) J62/A690 - 7.85 Km Away
Directions from Birch View to A1(M) J62/A690

In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Sainsburys Local

7 The Avenue, Chester-Le-Street, DH2 2DE
Distance: 1.26 Kilometres
Directions from Birch View to Sainsburys Local

Iceland Foods

7 The Avenue, Chester-Le-Street, DH2 2DEUnit 17 St Cuthberts Walk, Chester-le-Street, DH3 3YQ
Distance: 1.81 Kilometres
Directions from Birch View to Iceland Foods

W Morrisons

7 The Avenue, Chester-Le-Street, DH2 2DEUnit 17 St Cuthberts Walk, Chester-le-Street, DH3 3YQSt Cuthberts Walk, Chester-Le-Street, DH3 3YQ
Distance: 1.81 Kilometres
Directions from Birch View to W Morrisons

Tesco

7 The Avenue, Chester-Le-Street, DH2 2DEUnit 17 St Cuthberts Walk, Chester-le-Street, DH3 3YQSt Cuthberts Walk, Chester-Le-Street, DH3 3YQNorth Burns, Chester-Le-Street, DH3 3TF
Distance: 1.89 Kilometres
Directions from Birch View to Tesco

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Country Park

Attraction Name: Waldridge Fell Country Park
Distance: 1.36 (km)
Directions from Birch View to Waldridge Fell Country Park

Museum

Attraction Name: Anker's House Museum
Distance: 1.97 (km)
Directions from Birch View to Anker's House Museum

Historic Place of Worship

Attraction Name: Finchale Priory
Distance: 4.85 (km)
Directions from Birch View to Finchale Priory

Museum

Attraction Name: Beamish - The North of England Open Air Museum
Distance: 5.29 (km)
Directions from Birch View to Beamish - The North of England Open Air Museum

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 Durham
The Member of Parliament is Kevan Jones
Details for the MP Kevan Jones on parliament.uk
Details for the MP Kevan Jones on theyworkforyou.com
In the 2017 General Election Kevan Jones won with a majority of 12939 the result was Lab hold. The total electorate was 66970
Within the area of Waldridge Civil Parish Council
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01020605
Ons Area Name:County Durham 013E
Average Age : 41.28
Population: 1757.00
Male Population: 847.00 (48.21%)
Female Population: 910.00 (51.79%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 18 (1.02%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
Find a Local Neighbourhood Watch Scheme

Lordswood and Capstone ward in Medway is an urban area with more than 3,700 households.

Visit Police Website
Email Police
Telephone: 101
Policing Links:
Medway Council

Recent Crime in the Area

Public-order8
Vehicle-crime6
Drugs4
Shoplifting7
Other-theft7
Violent-crime26
Criminal-damage-arson15
Bicycle-theft2
Burglary7
Other-crime1
1
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location details

Location Details

Birch View

OS Reference: 425719, 550718
OS Grid Reference: NZ257507
Latitude and Longitude: 54.85051255165, -1.5993909947577
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 4.07478 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Birch View

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