Birchwood

Postcode: PE2 5UL

Birchwood is a street in the settlement of Peterborough governed by Orton Longueville Civil Parish council which is within the electoral area of Orton Longueville Ward in the administration area of City of Peterborough Council located in the Eastern Euro Region of the UK.

Birchwood is located 72.41 miles North from the centre of London, 2.77 miles South West from the centre of Peterborough, 28.92 miles North West from the centre of Cambridge and 28.99 miles North from the centre of Bedford.

Road Name:Birchwood
Road Type:residential
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PE2 5UL
PE2 5UQ
nearest tide point and watercourse

Tides and Rivers

Birchwood is approximately 11.5601 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 24 metres above sea level

The nearest significant watercourse to Birchwood is an unnamed lake which is approximately 1.48958 kilometres away
Height

Height

The Central point of Birchwood is approximately 24 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Dialling Code: 01733
Telephone Exchange: ORTONS - EMORTON
Telephone Cabinet: P11
Fibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises: FTTC
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Greater than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 26.8
Median Speed: 20
Maximum Speed: >=30
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 26
water

Water and Drainage Details

Anglian Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Birchwood

56 Birchwood
Sale Price: £111,500
Sale Date: 27/01/2017
52 Birchwood
Sale Price: £140,000
Sale Date: 01/12/2016
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

The Phoenix School

Distance: 0.46 Kilometers
Type: Community Special School
Phase: Special
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 143
Address: Clayton Site, Orton Goldhay, PE2 5SD
Telephone: 01733391666
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birchwood to The Phoenix School

Braybrook Primary School

Distance: 0.47 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 262
Address: Braybrook, Orton Goldhay, PE2 5QL
Telephone: 01733232159
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birchwood to Braybrook Primary School

Winyates Primary School

Distance: 0.52 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 209
Address: Winyates, Orton Goldhay, PE2 5RF
Telephone: 01733234185
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birchwood to Winyates Primary School

Hampton Hargate Primary School

Distance: 0.89 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 630
Address: Hargate Way, Hampton Hargate, PE7 8BZ
Telephone: 01733296780
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birchwood to Hampton Hargate Primary School
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Fitzwilliam Hospital

Address: Milton Way, Bretton, Peterborough, PE3 9AQ,
Independent Sector
Ramsay Healthcare UK Operations Limited
Telephone: 01733 842333
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Distance: 3.9 (km)
Directions from Birchwood to Fitzwilliam Hospital

Peterborough District Hospital

Address: Thorpe Road, n/a, Peterborough, PE3 6DA,
NHS Sector
Peterborough and Stamford Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01733 874000
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Distance: 4.01 (km)
Directions from Birchwood to Peterborough District Hospital

Edith Cavell Hospital

Address: Bretton Gate, Bretton, Peterborough, PE3 9GZ,
NHS Sector
Peterborough and Stamford Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01733 874000
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Distance: 4.81 (km)
Directions from Birchwood to Edith Cavell Hospital

Peterborough City Hospital

Address: Edith Cavell Campus, Bretton Gate, Bretton, Peterborough, PE3 9GZ,
NHS Sector
Peterborough and Stamford Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01733 678000
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Distance: 4.81 (km)
Directions from Birchwood to Peterborough City Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Nene Valley Medical Practice

Address: Nene Valley Medical Pract, Clayton, Orton Goldhay, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, PE2 5GP
Telephone: 01733 366600
Distance: 0.64 (km)
Directions from Birchwood to Nene Valley Medical Practice

Bushfield

Address: Orton Medical Practice, Bushfield Health Centre, Orton Goldhay, Peterborough, Cambs., PE2 5RQ
Telephone: 01733 371451
Distance: 1.2 (km)
Directions from Birchwood to Bushfield

Hampton Health

Address: Hampton Health Unit 6b, Serpentine Green, Hampton, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, PE7 8DR
Telephone: 01733 556900
Distance: 1.55 (km)
Directions from Birchwood to Hampton Health

Botolph Bridge Community Health Centre

Address: Botolph Bridge Comm Hlth, Sugar Way, Woodston, Peterborough, PE2 9QB
Telephone: 01733 774500
Distance: 2.79 (km)
Directions from Birchwood to Botolph Bridge Community Health Centre
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, Herlington, Orton Malborne, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, PE2 5PR
Distance: 0.88 (km)
Directions from Birchwood to Dental Surgery

The Hamptons Dental Care

Address: The Hamptons Dental Care, 52 Hargate Way, Hampton Hargate, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, PE7 8DS
Distance: 1.03 (km)
Directions from Birchwood to The Hamptons Dental Care

Bushfield Dental Practice

Address: Bushfield Dental Practice, Fitzwilliam House, 10 Bushfield, Orton Centre, Orton Golday, Peterborough, PE2 5RQ
Distance: 1.2 (km)
Directions from Birchwood to Bushfield Dental Practice

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, Matley, Orton Brimbles, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, PE2 5YQ
Distance: 1.58 (km)
Directions from Birchwood to Dental Surgery
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Orton Library

Orton Centre, Peterborough, PE25RQ
Telephone:
Distance: 1.17 Kilometres
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Directions from Birchwood to Orton Library

Hampton Library

6B Serpentine Green Shopping Centre, Hampton, Peterborough, PE78DR
Telephone:
Distance: 1.57 Kilometres
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Directions from Birchwood to Hampton Library

Woodston Library

Orchard Street, Peterborough, PE29AL
Telephone: 01733 864304
Distance: 3.33 Kilometres
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Directions from Birchwood to Woodston Library

Yaxley Library

Lansdowne Road, Yaxley, PE73JL
Telephone: 0345 045 5225
Distance: 3.67 Kilometres
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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Whittlesea Station is 11.31 Kilometers away

Directions from Birchwood to Whittlesea

Whittlesea station is operated by East Anglia in the North East Cambridgeshire area on the Peterborough - Stowmarket stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Audley End • Birmingham New Street • Bury St.Edmunds • Cambridge • Colchester • Coleshill Parkway • Elmswell • Ely • Ipswich • Leicester • Manea • Manningtree • March • Melton Mowbray • Needham Market • Nuneaton • Oakham • Peterborough • Stamford • Stansted Airport • Stowmarket • Thurston

Stamford Station is 17.59 Kilometers away

Directions from Birchwood to Stamford

Stamford station is operated by East Midlands Trains in the Grantham and Stamford area on the Syston - Peterborough / Corby stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Ashchurch • Audley End • Birmingham New Street • Bromsgrove • Cambridge • Cheltenham Spa • Coleshill Parkway • Ely • Gloucester • Hinckley • Leicester • Manea • March • Melton Mowbray • Narborough • Nuneaton • Oakham • Peterborough • South Wigston • Stansted Airport • University • Whittlesea

Spalding Station is 28.74 Kilometers away

Directions from Birchwood to Spalding

Spalding station is operated by East Midlands Trains in the South Holland and The Deepings area on the Lincoln - Peterborough stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Collingham • Doncaster • Gainsborough Lea Road • Hykeham • Lincoln Central • Metheringham • Newark North Gate • Peterborough • Ruskington • Saxilby • Sleaford

Bedford Midland Station is 46.99 Kilometers away

Directions from Birchwood to Bedford Midland

Bedford Midland station is operated by Govia Thameslink Railway in the Bedford area on the St Pancras - Bedford stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Aspley Guise • Balcombe • Bat & Ball • Beckenham Hill • Beckenham Junction • Bedford St.Johns • Beeston • Bellingham • Bickley • Blackfriars • Bletchley • Bow Brickhill • Brighton • Bromley South • Burgess Hill • Carshalton • Catford • Chesterfield • City Thameslink • Collingham • Corby • Coulsdon South • Cricklewood • Crofton Park • Denmark Hill • Derby • East Croydon • East Midlands Parkway • Elephant & Castle • Elstree & Borehamwood • Eynsford • Farringdon • Fenny Stratford • Flitwick • Gatwick Airport • Hackbridge • Harlington • Harpenden • Hassocks • Haydons Road • Haywards Heath • Hendon • Herne Hill • Kempston Hardwick • Kent House • Kentish Town • Kettering • Leagrave • Leeds • Leicester • Lidlington • Lincoln Central • Long Eaton • Loughborough • Loughborough Junction • Lowdham • Luton • Luton Airport Parkway • Market Harborough • Melton Mowbray • Merstham • Mill Hill Broadway • Millbrook (Bedfordshire) • Mitcham Eastfields • Mitcham Junction • Morden South • Newark Castle • Nottingham • Nunhead • Oakham • Orpington • Otford • Peckham Rye • Penge East • Petts Wood • Preston Park • Purley • Radlett • Ravensbourne • Redhill • Ridgmont • Sevenoaks • Sheffield • Shoreham (Kent) • Shortlands • South Merton • St.Albans City • St.Helier • St.Mary Cray • St.Pancras • Stewartby • Streatham • Sutton (Surrey) • Sutton Common • Swanley • Sydenham Hill • Three Bridges • Tooting • Tulse Hill • Wakefield Westgate • Wellingborough • West Dulwich • West Hampstead Thameslink • West Sutton • Wimbledon • Wimbledon Chase • Wivelsfield • Woburn Sands

Airports

Nearest Airports

Cambridge Airport is 48.36 Kilometers away Directions from Birchwood to Cambridge Airport
London Luton Airport is 73.89 Kilometers away Directions from Birchwood to London Luton Airport
East Midlands Airport is 77.09 Kilometers away Directions from Birchwood to East Midlands Airport
London Stansted Airport is 81.4 Kilometers away Directions from Birchwood to London Stansted Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

West Lynn Ferry Landing is 51.34 Kilometers away
Directions from Birchwood to West Lynn Ferry Landing
King's Lynn Ferry Landing is 51.44 Kilometers away
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Blackfriars Pier is 115.26 Kilometers away
Directions from Birchwood to Blackfriars Pier
Savoy Pier is 115.39 Kilometers away
Directions from Birchwood to Savoy Pier
Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Birchwood is approximately 1.23 miles from the A1M

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: A1(M) J17/A605/A1139 - 2.43 Km Away
Directions from Birchwood to A1(M) J17/A605/A1139
Junction: A1(M) J16/A15/B1043 - 4.47 Km Away
Directions from Birchwood to A1(M) J16/A15/B1043
Junction: A1(M) J15/B1043 - 12.26 Km Away
Directions from Birchwood to A1(M) J15/B1043
Junction: A1(M) J14/A14(T)/B1043 - 18.23 Km Away
Directions from Birchwood to A1(M) J14/A14(T)/B1043

In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Central England Co-operative

5 Ortongate Shopping Centre, Bushfield, Orton Goldhay, Peterborough, PE2 5TD
Distance: 1.11 Kilometres
Directions from Birchwood to Central England Co-operative

Tesco Extra

Unit 1, The Serpentine Green S, The Serpentine, Hampton Centre, Peterborough, PE7 8BD
Distance: 1.56 Kilometres
Directions from Birchwood to Tesco Extra

Aldi

Aldi Foodstore, Brickburn Close, Hampton Centre, Peterborough, PE7 8NZ
Distance: 1.96 Kilometres
Directions from Birchwood to Aldi

Co-operative Group Food Ltd

Aldi Foodstore, Brickburn Close, Hampton Centre, Peterborough, PE7 8NZ490 Oundle Road, Orton Longueville, Peterborough, PE2 7DF
Distance: 2.02 Kilometres
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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: East Of England Showground
Distance: 2.43 (km)
Directions from Birchwood to East Of England Showground

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Ferry Meadows Visitor Centre
Distance: 3.16 (km)
Directions from Birchwood to Ferry Meadows Visitor Centre

Country Park

Attraction Name: Crown Lakes Country
Distance: 3.16 (km)
Directions from Birchwood to Crown Lakes Country

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Longthorpe Tower
Distance: 3.34 (km)
Directions from Birchwood to Longthorpe Tower

Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of City of Peterborough
Visit the Council's Website
Town Hall
Bridge Street
Peterborough
PE1 1PJ
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 01733 747 474
Within the electoral area of Orton Longueville Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of North West Cambridgeshire
The Member of Parliament is Vara, Shailesh
Within the area of Orton Longueville Civil Parish Council
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01015642
Ons Area Name:Peterborough 021E
Average Age : 31.37
Population: 1527.00
Male Population: 755.00 (49.44%)
Female Population: 772.00 (50.56%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 64 (4.19%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
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Recent Crime in the Area

Vehicle-crime20
Other-theft25
Bicycle-theft6
Violent-crime43
Public-order11
Criminal-damage-arson32
Shoplifting16
Burglary6
Theft-from-the-person4
Drugs5
Other-crime5
Robbery1
Possession-of-weapons6
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location details

Location Details

Birchwood

OS Reference: 516340, 295204
OS Grid Reference: TL163952
Latitude and Longitude: 52.541883833223, -0.28430836586592
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 11.5601 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Birchwood

Map Number: 142
Map Name: Peterborough
Orton Goldhay
Peterborough
East Midlands
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