Birchwood

Postcode: SS7 4NL

Birchwood is a street in the settlement of Rayleigh which is within the electoral area of St. Georges Ward in the administration area of Castle Point District Council within Essex County Council located in the Eastern Euro Region of the UK.

Birchwood is located 28.95 miles East from the centre of London, 11.45 miles South from the centre of Chelmsford, 20.95 miles North from the centre of Maidstone and 30.77 miles North West from the centre of Canterbury.

Road Name:Birchwood
Road Type:residential
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Postcodes for Birchwood

SS7 4NL
nearest tide point and watercourse

Tides and Rivers

Birchwood is approximately 3.18569 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 19 metres above sea level

The nearest significant watercourse to Birchwood is an unnamed river which is approximately 1.90385 kilometres away
Height

Height

The Central point of Birchwood is approximately 19 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Dialling Code: 01268
Telephone Exchange: SOUTH BENFLEET - EASBF
Telephone Cabinet: P13
Fibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises: FTTC
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Less than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 17.7
Median Speed: 20
Maximum Speed: >=30
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 15
water

Water and Drainage Details

Anglian Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Birchwood

19 Birchwood
Sale Price: £285,000
Sale Date: 30/06/2016
5 Birchwood
Sale Price: £181,000
Sale Date: 31/03/2014
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

Glenwood School

Distance: 0.37 Kilometers
Type: Community Special School
Phase: Special
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 136
Address: Rushbottom Lane, New Thundersley, SS7 4LW
Telephone: 01268792575
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birchwood to Glenwood School

Montgomerie Primary School

Distance: 0.37 Kilometers
Type: Academy Sponsor Led
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 204
Address: Rushbottom Lane, New Thundersley, SS7 4LW
Telephone: 01268757881
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birchwood to Montgomerie Primary School

Woodham Ley Primary School

Distance: 0.62 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 207
Address: Rushbottom Lane, Great Tarpots, SS7 4DN
Telephone: 01268753652
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birchwood to Woodham Ley Primary School

The Robert Drake Primary School

Distance: 1.19 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 314
Address: Church Road, New Thundersley, SS7 3HT
Telephone: 01268754124
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birchwood to The Robert Drake Primary School
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Chartwell Private Hospital

Address: 1629 London Road, Leigh-On-Sea, SS9 2SQ,
NHS Sector
Diagnostic Healthcare Ltd
Distance: 6.74 (km)
Directions from Birchwood to Chartwell Private Hospital

Basildon University Hospital

Address: Nethermayne, Basildon, SS16 5NL,
NHS Sector
Basildon and Thurrock University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01268 524900
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Distance: 7.24 (km)
Directions from Birchwood to Basildon University Hospital

Southend Hospital

Address: Prittlewell Chase, Westcliff-on-Sea, SS0 0RY,
NHS Sector
Southend University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01702 435555
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Distance: 9.85 (km)
Directions from Birchwood to Southend Hospital

Rochford Hospital

Address: Union Lane, Rochford, SS4 1RB,
NHS Sector
South Essex Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01268 739111
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Distance: 10.57 (km)
Directions from Birchwood to Rochford Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Dr Baker & Partners

Address: 91 Rushbottom Lane, Benfleet, Essex, SS7 4EA
Telephone: 01268 209269
Distance: 0.65 (km)
Directions from Birchwood to Dr Baker & Partners

Dr Khan & Partners

Address: Rushbottom Lane Surgery, 91 Rushbottom Lane, Benfleet, Essex, SS7 4EA
Telephone: 01268 209269
Distance: 0.65 (km)
Directions from Birchwood to Dr Khan & Partners

P a Patel Surgery

Address: The Surgery, 85 Hart Road, Thundersley, Benfleet, Essex, SS7 3PR
Telephone: 01268 757981
Distance: 2.27 (km)
Directions from Birchwood to P a Patel Surgery

Benfleet Surgery

Address: Benfleet Surgery, 12 Constitution Hill, Benfleet, Essex, SS7 1ED
Telephone: 01268 566400
Distance: 2.46 (km)
Directions from Birchwood to Benfleet Surgery
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 83 London Road, Benfleet, Essex, SS7 5TG
Distance: 0.97 (km)
Directions from Birchwood to Dental Surgery

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 526 High Road, Benfleet, Essex, SS7 5RE
Distance: 1.75 (km)
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Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 52 Hart Road, Benfleet, Essex, SS7 3PJ
Distance: 2.12 (km)
Directions from Birchwood to Dental Surgery

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 3 - 5 Thundersley Park Road, Benfleet, Essex, SS7 1EG
Distance: 2.54 (km)
Directions from Birchwood to Dental Surgery
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Great Tarpots

127 London Road, Benfleet, SS75UH
Telephone: 01268 757361
Distance: 0.96 Kilometres
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Directions from Birchwood to Great Tarpots

South Benfleet

264 High Road, Benfleet, SS75HD
Telephone: 01268 758558
Distance: 2.59 Kilometres
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Pitsea

Community Centre, Off Maydells, Pitsea, SS133DU
Telephone: 01268 552884
Distance: 3.43 Kilometres
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Rayleigh

132/4 High Street, Rayleigh, SS67BX
Telephone: 01268 775830
Distance: 3.77 Kilometres
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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Pitsea Station is 3.56 Kilometers away

Directions from Birchwood to Pitsea

Pitsea station is operated by c2c in the South Basildon and East Thurrock area on the Fenchurch Street - Shoeburyness stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Barking • Basildon • Benfleet • Chafford Hundred • Chalkwell • Dagenham Dock • East Tilbury • Fenchurch Street • Grays • Laindon • Leigh-On-Sea • Limehouse • Liverpool Street • Ockendon • Purfleet • Rainham (Essex) • Shoeburyness • Southend Central • Southend East • Stanford-Le-Hope • Stratford • Thorpe Bay • Tilbury Town • Upminster • West Ham • West Horndon • Westcliff

Benfleet Station is 3.67 Kilometers away

Directions from Birchwood to Benfleet

Benfleet station is operated by c2c in the Castle Point area on the Fenchurch Street - Shoeburyness stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Barking • Basildon • Chafford Hundred • Chalkwell • Dagenham Dock • East Tilbury • Fenchurch Street • Grays • Laindon • Leigh-On-Sea • Limehouse • Liverpool Street • Ockendon • Pitsea • Purfleet • Rainham (Essex) • Shoeburyness • Southend Central • Southend East • Stanford-Le-Hope • Stratford • Thorpe Bay • Tilbury Town • Upminster • West Ham • West Horndon • Westcliff

Rayleigh Station is 3.67 Kilometers away

Directions from Birchwood to Rayleigh

Rayleigh station is operated by East Anglia in the Rayleigh and Wickford area on the Shenfield - Southend / Southminster stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Billericay • Brentwood • Gidea Park • Harold Wood • Hockley • Liverpool Street • Prittlewell • Rochford • Romford • Shenfield • Southend Airport • Southend Victoria • Stratford • Wickford

Wickford Station is 4.84 Kilometers away

Directions from Birchwood to Wickford

Wickford station is operated by East Anglia in the Rayleigh and Wickford area on the Shenfield - Southend / Southminster stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Althorne • Battlesbridge • Billericay • Brentwood • Burnham-On-Crouch • Gidea Park • Harold Wood • Hockley • Liverpool Street • North Fambridge • Prittlewell • Rayleigh • Rochford • Romford • Shenfield • South Woodham Ferrers • Southend Airport • Southend Victoria • Southminster • Stratford

Airports

Nearest Airports

London Southend Airport is 10.52 Kilometers away Directions from Birchwood to London Southend Airport
London City Airport is 35.55 Kilometers away Directions from Birchwood to London City Airport
London Stansted Airport is 40.24 Kilometers away Directions from Birchwood to London Stansted Airport
Biggin Hill Airport is 44.92 Kilometers away Directions from Birchwood to Biggin Hill Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Wallasea Island Ferry Landing is 17.63 Kilometers away
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Tilbury Ferry Terminal is 18.93 Kilometers away
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Burnham on Crouch Ferry Landing is 19.23 Kilometers away
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Gravesend Pier is 19.25 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Birchwood is approximately 8.44 miles from the A12

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M25 J29/A127 - 18.36 Km Away
Directions from Birchwood to M25 J29/A127
Junction: M25 J28/A12(T)/A12/A1023 - 20.23 Km Away
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Junction: M25 J30/A13(T) - 21.39 Km Away
Directions from Birchwood to M25 J30/A13(T)
Junction: M25 J31/A13(T)/A282(T)/A1090 - 22.03 Km Away
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In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco

92 London Road, South Benfleet, Benfleet, Essex, SS7 5TJ
Distance: 1.03 Kilometres
Directions from Birchwood to Tesco

Tesco Express

Unit, 4 Silva Island Way, Wickford, Essex, SS12 9NR
Distance: 3.03 Kilometres
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LIDL Ltd

Old Market Site, High Road, Pitsea, Essex., SS13 3BB
Distance: 3.26 Kilometres
Directions from Birchwood to LIDL Ltd

Sainsbury J Ltd

21 Stadium Way, Thundersley, Benfleet, Essex, SS7 3UB
Distance: 3.39 Kilometres
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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Country Park

Attraction Name: Wick Country Park
Distance: 2.68 (km)
Directions from Birchwood to Wick Country Park

Landmark or Antiquity

Attraction Name: Rayleigh Mount
Distance: 3.92 (km)
Directions from Birchwood to Rayleigh Mount

Country Park

Attraction Name: Wat Tyler Country Park
Distance: 4.16 (km)
Directions from Birchwood to Wat Tyler Country Park

Castle

Attraction Name: Rayleigh Mount
Distance: 4.32 (km)
Directions from Birchwood to Rayleigh Mount

Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Castle Point District
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Kiln Road
Thundersley
Benfleet
Essex
SS7 1TF
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Telephone Number: 01268 882 200
County Council: Essex County
Address:
Within the electoral area of St. Georges Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Castle Point
The Member of Parliament is Harris, Rebecca
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01021514
Ons Area Name:Castle Point 001B
Average Age : 41.88
Population: 1518.00
Male Population: 733.00 (48.29%)
Female Population: 785.00 (51.71%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 14 (0.92%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
Find a Local Neighbourhood Watch Scheme

Welcome to the Thundersley Neighbourhood Policing Team pages.

We are committed to making your neighbourhood a safer place to live, work and visit and will work with the community and our partners to tackle local problems.

Thundersley is part of the Castle Point district and covers areas including St Peters, Cedar Hall, New Thundersley and St Georges.

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Thundersley Neighbourhood Action Panel

Recent Crime in the Area

Vehicle-crime5
Burglary4
Criminal-damage-arson6
Violent-crime10
Shoplifting2
Other-theft2
Public-order2
Drugs1
Other-crime1
Possession-of-weapons1
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location details

Location Details

Birchwood

OS Reference: 576871, 189462
OS Grid Reference: TQ769895
Latitude and Longitude: 51.575758827061, 0.55277627001853
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 3.18569 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Birchwood

Map Number: 178
Map Name: Thames Estuary
North Benfleet
Essex
South East
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