Birchwood

Postcode: SR4 0AP

Birchwood is a street in the settlement of Sunderland which is within the electoral area of St. Annes Ward in the administration area of Sunderland District Council located in the North East Euro Region of the UK.

Birchwood is located 241.92 miles North from the centre of London, 8.15 miles South East from the centre of Newcastle upon Tyne, 59.41 miles East from the centre of Carlisle and 67.11 miles North from the centre of York.

Road Name:Birchwood
Road Type:residential
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Postcodes for Birchwood

SR4 0AP
Height

Height

The Central point of Birchwood is approximately 34 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Greater than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 13.8
Median Speed: 15.3
Maximum Speed: 19.3
Next-generation access (NGA)?: N
Number of Connections: 19
water

Water and Drainage Details

United Utilities
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Birchwood

5 Birchwood
Sale Price: £162,500
Sale Date: 11/01/2008
16 Birchwood
Sale Price: £190,000
Sale Date: 04/11/2005
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

North View Academy

Distance: 0.4 Kilometers
Type: Academy Special Converter
Phase: Special
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 69
Address: St. Lukes Road, South Hylton, SR4 0HB
Telephone: 01915534580
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birchwood to North View Academy

South Hylton Primary School

Distance: 0.42 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 277
Address: Union Street, South Hylton, SR4 0LS
Telephone: 01915536853
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birchwood to South Hylton Primary School

St Anne's Roman Catholic Voluntary Aided Primary School

Distance: 0.77 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Aided School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 238
Address: Hylton Road, Pennywell, SR4 9AA
Telephone: 01915536860
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birchwood to St Anne's Roman Catholic Voluntary Aided Primary School

Castletown Primary School

Distance: 0.92 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 421
Address: Grange Road, Castletown, SR5 3EQ
Telephone: 01915535210
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birchwood to Castletown Primary School
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Sunderland Royal Hospital

Address: Kayll Road, Sunderland,
NHS Sector
City Hospitals Sunderland NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0191 565 6256
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Distance: 2.21 (km)
Directions from Birchwood to Sunderland Royal Hospital

Monkwearmouth Hospital

Address: Newcastle Road, Sunderland,
NHS Sector
Northumberland, Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0191 565 6256
Distance: 4.2 (km)
Directions from Birchwood to Monkwearmouth Hospital

Sunderland Eye Infirmary

Address: Queen Alexandra Road, Sunderland,
NHS Sector
City Hospitals Sunderland NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0191 565 6256
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Distance: 4.54 (km)
Directions from Birchwood to Sunderland Eye Infirmary

Hopewood Park

Address: Ryhope, Sunderland, SR2 0NB,
NHS Sector
Northumberland, Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0191 565 6256
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Distance: 6.72 (km)
Directions from Birchwood to Hopewood Park
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

South Hylton Surgery

Address: South Hylton Surgery, 2 Union St, South Hylton, Sunderland, Tyne & Wear, SR4 0LS
Telephone: 0191 5341007
Distance: 0.42 (km)
Directions from Birchwood to South Hylton Surgery

Castletown Medical Centre

Address: Castletown Medical Centre, 6 the Broadway,castletown, Sunderland, Tyne & Wear, SR5 3EX
Telephone: 0191 5495113
Distance: 0.81 (km)
Directions from Birchwood to Castletown Medical Centre

Urgent Care Gp Service

Address: Meds Man Loftus House, Colima Avenue, Sunderland, Tyne & Wear, SR5 3XB
Telephone: 0191 5297348
Distance: 0.96 (km)
Directions from Birchwood to Urgent Care Gp Service

Pennywell Medical Centre

Address: Portsmouth Road, Pennywell, Sunderland, Tyne & Wear, SR4 9AS
Telephone: 0191 5347924
Distance: 1.19 (km)
Directions from Birchwood to Pennywell Medical Centre
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Oasis Dental Care

Address: Oasis Dental Care, 495 Hylton Road, Sunderland, Tyne and Wear, SR4 8DR
Distance: 0.9 (km)
Directions from Birchwood to Oasis Dental Care

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 21 Chiswick Square, Sunderland, Tyne and Wear, SR5 3PZ
Distance: 1.79 (km)
Directions from Birchwood to Dental Surgery

1 West Mount

Address: 1 West Mount, Chester Road, Sunderland, SR4 8PY
Distance: 2.03 (km)
Directions from Birchwood to 1 West Mount

1 West Mount

Address: 1 West Mount, Chester Road, Sunderland, Tyne & Wear, SR4 8PY
Distance: 2.03 (km)
Directions from Birchwood to 1 West Mount
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Hylton Castle Library

Cranleigh Road, Sunderland, SR53PQ
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Distance: 1.76 Kilometres
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Directions from Birchwood to Hylton Castle Library

Bunny Hill Library & Customer Service Centre

Hylton Lane, Sunderland, SR54BW
Telephone: 0191 561 8103
Distance: 2.17 Kilometres
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Directions from Birchwood to Bunny Hill Library & Customer Service Centre

Kayll Road Library

Kayll Road, Sunderland, SR47TW
Telephone: 0191 561 2760
Distance: 2.25 Kilometres
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Sandhill View Library And Customer Service Centre

Grindon Lane, Grindon, Sunderland, SR34EN
Telephone: 0191 561 5800
Distance: 2.34 Kilometres
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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Heworth Station is 8.64 Kilometers away

Directions from Birchwood 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

Seaham Station is 9.83 Kilometers away

Directions from Birchwood to Seaham

Seaham station is operated by Northern in the Easington 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 • Heworth • Hexham • James Cook University Hospital • Kildale • Lealholm • Marton • MetroCentre • Middlesbrough • Newcastle • Nunthorpe • Prudhoe • Riding Mill • Ruswarp • Seaton Carew • Sleights • Stocksfield • Stockton • Sunderland • Thornaby • Wetheral • Whitby • Wylam

Chester-Le-Street Station is 10.3 Kilometers away

Directions from Birchwood 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

Manors Station is 12.55 Kilometers away

Directions from Birchwood to Manors

Manors station is operated by Northern in the Newcastle upon Tyne East area on the Newcastle - Border [nr Berwick] stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Acklington • Alnmouth • Chathill • Cramlington • Dunston • MetroCentre • Morpeth • Newcastle • Pegswood • Widdrington

Airports

Nearest Airports

Newcastle International Airport is 22.24 Kilometers away Directions from Birchwood to Newcastle International Airport
Durham Tees Valley Airport is 44 Kilometers away Directions from Birchwood to Durham Tees Valley Airport
Leeds Bradford International Airport is 116.18 Kilometers away Directions from Birchwood to Leeds Bradford International Airport
Robin Hood Doncaster Sheffield Airport is 160.96 Kilometers away Directions from Birchwood to Robin Hood Doncaster Sheffield Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Newcastle International Ferry Terminal is 9.53 Kilometers away
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South Shields Ferry Terminal is 10.08 Kilometers away
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North Shields Ferry Terminal is 10.77 Kilometers away
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Transporter Bridge North Side is 38.39 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Birchwood is approximately 0.39 miles from the A19

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: A1(M) J65/A194(M)/A1(T)/A1231/B1288 - 7.37 Km Away
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Junction: A1(M) J64/A195 - 7.7 Km Away
Directions from Birchwood to A1(M) J64/A195
Junction: A1(M) J63/A167/A183 - 8.89 Km Away
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Junction: A1(M) J62/A690 - 13.67 Km Away
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In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

B+M BARGAINS

UNIT 2, WOODBINE TERRACE, SUNDERLAND, SR4 6TZ
Distance: 1.06 Kilometres
Directions from Birchwood to B+M BARGAINS

ICELAND

UNIT 3, WOODBINE TERRACE, SUNDERLAND, SR4 6TZ
Distance: 1.06 Kilometres
Directions from Birchwood to ICELAND

N E CO OPERATIVE

UNIT 3, ETHEL TERRACE, SUNDERLAND, SR5 3BQ
Distance: 1.14 Kilometres
Directions from Birchwood to N E CO OPERATIVE

ASDA

UNIT 2, PORTSMOUTH ROAD, SUNDERLAND, SR4 9AS
Distance: 1.18 Kilometres
Directions from Birchwood to ASDA

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Landmark or Antiquity

Attraction Name: Castle
Distance: 1.69 (km)
Directions from Birchwood to Castle

Museum

Attraction Name: Grindon Museum
Distance: 1.81 (km)
Directions from Birchwood to Grindon Museum

Castle

Attraction Name: Hylton Castle
Distance: 2.24 (km)
Directions from Birchwood to Hylton Castle

Nature Reserve

Attraction Name: Washington Wildfowl and Wetlands Centre
Distance: 2.43 (km)
Directions from Birchwood to Washington Wildfowl and Wetlands Centre

Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Sunderland District
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Endeavour House
8 Russell Road
Ipswich
Suffolk
IP1 2BX
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Telephone Number: 08456 066 067
Within the electoral area of St. Annes Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Washington and Sunderland West
The Member of Parliament is Sharon Hodgson
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In the 2017 General Election Sharon Hodgson won with a majority of 12940 the result was Lab hold. The total electorate was 67280
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01008814
Ons Area Name:Sunderland 014D
Average Age : 41.63
Population: 1553.00
Male Population: 754.00 (48.55%)
Female Population: 799.00 (51.45%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 30 (1.93%)
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

Other-theft17
Violent-crime21
Criminal-damage-arson27
Shoplifting9
1
Public-order9
Bicycle-theft1
Possession-of-weapons1
Vehicle-crime3
Burglary1
Drugs1
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location details

Location Details

Birchwood

OS Reference: 435682, 557052
OS Grid Reference: NZ357571
Latitude and Longitude: 54.906825008709, -1.4434266016751
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 6.02428 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Birchwood

Map Number: 88
Map Name: Tyneside
South Hylton
Sunderland
Tyne & Wear
North East
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