Birchgate Close

Postcode: NE21 6BS

Birchgate Close is a street in the settlement of Blaydon which is within the electoral area of Winlaton and High Spen Ward in the administration area of Gateshead District Council located in the North East Euro Region of the UK.

Birchgate Close is located 248.11 miles North from the centre of London, 4.9 miles West from the centre of Newcastle upon Tyne, 48.15 miles East from the centre of Carlisle and 73.64 miles North from the centre of York.

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

NE21 6BS
Height

Height

The Central point of Birchgate Close is approximately 127 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Area Code: 01661 - Prudhoe
Area Code: 019467 - Gosforth
Area Code: 01207 - Consett
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Greater than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 25.4
Median Speed: 20
Maximum Speed: >=30
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 5
water

Water and Drainage Details

Northumbrian Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Birchgate Close

3 Birchgate Close
Sale Price: £155,000
Sale Date: 03/06/2015
6 Birchgate Close
Sale Price: £145,000
Sale Date: 22/07/2011
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

Winlaton West Lane Community Primary School

Distance: 0.5 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 412
Address: West Lane, Winlaton, NE21 6PH
Telephone: 01914142557
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birchgate Close to Winlaton West Lane Community Primary School

St Thomas More Catholic School

Distance: 0.86 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 1499
Address: Croftdale Road, NE21 4BQ
Telephone: 01914990111
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birchgate Close to St Thomas More Catholic School

Parkhead Community Primary School

Distance: 0.88 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 343
Address: Park Lane, Winlaton, NE21 6LT
Telephone: 01914335618
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birchgate Close to Parkhead Community Primary School

St Joseph's Catholic Primary School, Blaydon

Distance: 1 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Aided School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 211
Address: Croftdale Road, NE21 4BG
Telephone: 01914143108
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birchgate Close to St Joseph's Catholic Primary School, Blaydon
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

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: 4.68 (km)
Directions from Birchgate Close to Dunston Hill Hospital

Diabetes Centre

Address: Newcastle General Hospital, Westgate Road, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE4 6BE,
NHS Sector
Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust
Distance: 6.01 (km)
Directions from Birchgate Close to Diabetes Centre

Ferndene

Address: Ferndene, Moor Road, Prudhoe, NE42 5PB,
NHS Sector
Northumberland, Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust
Distance: 7.03 (km)
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Bensham Hospital

Address: Saltwell Road, Gateshead, NE8 4YL,
NHS Sector
Gateshead Health NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0191 482 0000
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Distance: 7.48 (km)
Directions from Birchgate Close to Bensham Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Hollyhurst Medical Centre

Address: Hollyhurst Medical Centre, 8 Front Street, Winlaton, Tyne & Wear, NE21 4RD
Telephone: 0191 4990966
Distance: 0.48 (km)
Directions from Birchgate Close to Hollyhurst Medical Centre

Oldwell Surgery

Address: Oldwell Surgery, 10 Front Street, Winlaton, Tyne and Wear, NE21 4RD
Telephone: 0191 5002023
Distance: 0.48 (km)
Directions from Birchgate Close to Oldwell Surgery

Chainbridge Medical Partnership

Address: Chainbridge Medical Pship, Shibdon Road, Blaydon, Tyne & Wear, NE21 5AE
Telephone: 0191 4990965
Distance: 1.55 (km)
Directions from Birchgate Close to Chainbridge Medical Partnership

Blaydon Gp Led Practice

Address: Blaydon Gp Led Practice, Blaydon Pcc, Shibdon Rd, Blaydon on Tyne, Tyne & Wear, NE21 5NW
Telephone: 0191 2834600
Distance: 2.32 (km)
Directions from Birchgate Close to Blaydon Gp Led Practice
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Nanas Dental Surgery

Address: Nanas Dental Surgery, 16a the Garth, Front Street, Winlaton, Blaydon on Tyne, NE21 6DD
Distance: 0.27 (km)
Directions from Birchgate Close to Nanas Dental Surgery

Blaydon Dental Practice

Address: Blaydon Dental Practice, Dunsopp House, Lucy Street, Blaydon on Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE21 5PU
Distance: 1.51 (km)
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Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 29 Dean Terrace, Ryton, Tyne and Wear, NE40 3HQ
Distance: 2.74 (km)
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Newburn Dental Surgery

Address: Newburn Dental Surgery, 1 - 3 High Street, Newburn, Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE15 8LN
Distance: 2.92 (km)
Directions from Birchgate Close to Newburn Dental Surgery
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Winlaton Library

Church Street, Winlaton, Winlaton, NE216AR
Telephone: 0191 433 6418
Distance: 0.29 Kilometres
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Directions from Birchgate Close to Winlaton Library

Blaydon Library

Wesley Court, Blaydon, Gateshead, NE215BT
Telephone: 0191 433 6201
Distance: 1.61 Kilometres
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Ryton Community Library

Grange Road, Ryton, NE403LT
Telephone: 0191 413 1890
Distance: 2.81 Kilometres
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Newburn Library

High Street, Newburn, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE158LN
Telephone: 0191 267 4833
Distance: 2.92 Kilometres
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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Blaydon Station is 1.67 Kilometers away

Directions from Birchgate Close to Blaydon

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

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Bardon Mill • Billingham • Brampton (Cumbria) • Carlisle • Corbridge • Dunston • Gypsy Lane • Haltwhistle • Hartlepool • Haydon Bridge • Heworth • Hexham • James Cook University Hospital • Marton • MetroCentre • Middlesbrough • Newcastle • Nunthorpe • Prudhoe • Riding Mill • Seaham • Seaton Carew • Stocksfield • Stockton • Sunderland • Thornaby • Wetheral • Wylam

MetroCentre Station is 4.2 Kilometers away

Directions from Birchgate Close 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

Dunston Station is 5.71 Kilometers away

Directions from Birchgate Close 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

Wylam Station is 5.73 Kilometers away

Directions from Birchgate Close 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

Airports

Nearest Airports

Newcastle International Airport is 9.21 Kilometers away Directions from Birchgate Close to Newcastle International Airport
Durham Tees Valley Airport is 52.93 Kilometers away Directions from Birchgate Close to Durham Tees Valley Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Newcastle International Ferry Terminal is 18.44 Kilometers away
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North Shields Ferry Terminal is 19.06 Kilometers away
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South Shields Ferry Terminal is 19.15 Kilometers away
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Transporter Bridge North Side is 52.29 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Birchgate Close is approximately 1.55 miles from the A1

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: A1(M) J65/A194(M)/A1(T)/A1231/B1288 - 12.56 Km Away
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Junction: A1(M) J64/A195 - 13.45 Km Away
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Junction: A1(M) J63/A167/A183 - 14.56 Km Away
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Junction: A1(M) J62/A690 - 22.14 Km Away
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In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

The Co-operative Food

20 The Garth, Winlaton, Blaydon On Tyne, NE21 6DD
Distance: 0.27 Kilometres
Directions from Birchgate Close to The Co-operative Food

Iceland

20 The Garth, Winlaton, Blaydon On Tyne, NE21 6DD24 The Precinct, Gateshead, Blaydon On Tyne, NE21 5BT
Distance: 1.61 Kilometres
Directions from Birchgate Close to Iceland

Morrisons

20 The Garth, Winlaton, Blaydon On Tyne, NE21 6DD24 The Precinct, Gateshead, Blaydon On Tyne, NE21 5BT17 The Precinct, Blaydon, Gateshead, NE21 5BT
Distance: 1.61 Kilometres
Directions from Birchgate Close to Morrisons

Asda

1A High Row, Lemington, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE15 8SH
Distance: 2.56 Kilometres
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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Path Head Watermill
Distance: 1.32 (km)
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Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Thornley Woodlands Centre
Distance: 2.13 (km)
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Country Park

Attraction Name: Derwent Walk Country Park
Distance: 2.48 (km)
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Country Park

Attraction Name: Derwent Walk Country Park
Distance: 2.59 (km)
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Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Gateshead District
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Civic Centre
Regent Street
Gateshead
Tyne and Wear
NE8 1HH
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 01914 333 000
Within the electoral area of Winlaton and High Spen Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Blaydon
The Member of Parliament is Liz Twist
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In the 2017 General Election Liz Twist won with a majority of 13477 the result was Lab hold. The total electorate was 68459
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01008279
Ons Area Name:Gateshead 005E
Average Age : 50.21
Population: 1471.00
Male Population: 718.00 (48.81%)
Female Population: 753.00 (51.19%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 18 (1.22%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
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Reducing the fear of crime and anti-social behaviour is the main focus of the team and building the confidence local communities have in the police service, to identify, prioritise and successfully deal with the main issues.

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Telephone: 101
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Recent Crime in the Area

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Shoplifting4
Violent-crime13
Vehicle-crime7
Criminal-damage-arson12
Burglary3
Public-order6
Possession-of-weapons1
Other-crime3
Drugs3
Bicycle-theft1
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location details

Location Details

Birchgate Close

OS Reference: 417315, 562317
OS Grid Reference: NZ173623
Latitude and Longitude: 54.95511707367, -1.7295952798562
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 1.49105 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Birchgate Close

Map Number: 88
Map Name: Tyneside
Blaydon Burn
Gateshead
Tyne & Wear
North East
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