Birkby Close

Postcode: LE5 1PS

Birkby Close is a street in the settlement of Leicester which is within the electoral area of Humberstone and Hamilton Ward in the administration area of City of Leicester Council located in the East Midlands Euro Region of the UK.

Birkby Close is located 89.91 miles North West from the centre of London, 3.34 miles North East from the centre of Leicester, 20.56 miles South from the centre of Nottingham and 25.07 miles South East from the centre of Derby.

Road Name:Birkby Close
Road Type:residential
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LE5 1PS
Height

Height

The Central point of Birkby Close is approximately 84 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Dialling Code: 0116
Telephone Exchange: ST. BARNABAS - EMSTBBS
Telephone Cabinet: P7
Fibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises: FTTC
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Less than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 8.2
Median Speed: 4.8
Maximum Speed: >=30
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 62
water

Water and Drainage Details

Severn Trent Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Birkby Close

Flat 43 6 Birkby Close
Sale Price: £106,000
Sale Date: 30/06/2017
Flat 13 8 Birkby Close
Sale Price: £100,000
Sale Date: 31/05/2017
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

Hope Hamilton CofE Primary School

Distance: 0.32 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Aided School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 400
Address: Sandhills Avenue, North Hamilton, LE5 1LU
Telephone: 01162766121
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birkby Close to Hope Hamilton CofE Primary School

Kestrels' Field Primary School

Distance: 0.73 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 471
Address: Maidenwell Avenue, Hamilton, LE5 1TG
Telephone: 01162461732
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birkby Close to Kestrels' Field Primary School

Keyham Lodge School

Distance: 1.13 Kilometers
Type: Community Special School
Phase: Special
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 88
Address: Keyham Lane, LE5 1FG
Telephone: 01162416852
Website: Visit School Website
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Hamilton College

Distance: 1.35 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 1185
Address: Keyham Lane West, LE5 1RT
Telephone: 01162413371
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birkby Close to Hamilton College
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Nuffield Health, Leicester Hospital

Address: Scraptoft Lane, Leicester, LE5 1HY,
Independent Sector
Nuffield Health
Telephone: 0800 015 5020
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Distance: 1.91 (km)
Directions from Birkby Close to Nuffield Health, Leicester Hospital

Leicester General Hospital

Address: Gwendolen Road, Leicester, LE5 4PW,
NHS Sector
University Hospitals Of Leicester NHS Trust
Telephone: 0300 303 1573
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Distance: 3.61 (km)
Directions from Birkby Close to Leicester General Hospital

Spire Leicester Hospital

Address: Gartree Road, Leicester, LE2 2FF,
Independent Sector
Spire Healthcare
Telephone: 0116 265 3685
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Distance: 5.26 (km)
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Leicester Royal Infirmary

Address: Leicester Royal Infirmary, Infirmary Square, Leicester, LE1 5WW,
NHS Sector
University Hospitals Of Leicester NHS Trust
Telephone: 0300 303 1573
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Distance: 5.98 (km)
Directions from Birkby Close to Leicester Royal Infirmary
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

St Elizabeth's Medical Centre (ja Wood)

Address: St Elizabeth's Med Centre, Netherall Road, Leicester, LE5 1DR
Telephone: 0116 2416392
Distance: 1.38 (km)
Directions from Birkby Close to St Elizabeth's Medical Centre (ja Wood)

Northern Heights Medical Centre

Address: Plot 7, 51 Crest Rise, off Lewisher Road, Leicester, LE4 9LR
Telephone: 0116 2943290
Distance: 1.8 (km)
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Dr Yb Shah's Practice

Address: 6 Silverdale Drive, Thurmaston, Leicester, LE4 8NN
Telephone: 0116 3662020
Distance: 2.2 (km)
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Humberstone Medical Centre (ip Jones)

Address: Humberstone Medical Ctr., 150 Wycombe Road, Leicester, LE5 0PR
Telephone: 0116 2766605
Distance: 2.42 (km)
Directions from Birkby Close to Humberstone Medical Centre (ip Jones)
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 103 - 105 Netherhall Road, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE5 1DR
Distance: 1.38 (km)
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Clearly Orthodontics,

Address: Clearly Orthodontics,, the Old Coach House,, 1a Main Street,, Humberstone,, Leicester., LE5 1AE
Distance: 1.68 (km)
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Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 66 Tennis Court Drive, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE5 1AQ
Distance: 1.9 (km)
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Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 51 Thurncourt Road, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE5 2NN
Distance: 2.15 (km)
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Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Hamilton Library And Learning Centre

Maidenwell Ave, Leicester, LE51BL
Telephone: 0116 2212790
Distance: 0.9 Kilometres
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Humberstone Library

Keyham Close, Leicester, LE51FW
Telephone:
Distance: 1.41 Kilometres
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Netherhall Library

117-119 Netherhall Road, Leicester, LE51NH
Telephone:
Distance: 1.61 Kilometres
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Thurmaston Library

Church Hill Road, Thurmaston, LE48DE
Telephone: 0116 305 3513
Distance: 2.62 Kilometres
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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Syston Station is 3.94 Kilometers away

Directions from Birkby Close to Syston

Syston station is operated by East Midlands Trains in the Charnwood area on the Bedford - Corby / Nottingham stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Attenborough • Barrow-Upon-Soar • Beeston • Bleasby • Burton Joyce • Carlton • Collingham • East Midlands Parkway • Fiskerton • Hykeham • Kettering • Leicester • Lincoln Central • Loughborough • Lowdham • Metheringham • Newark Castle • Nottingham • Rolleston • Ruskington • Sileby • Sleaford • St.Pancras • Swinderby • Thurgarton

Leicester Station is 5.23 Kilometers away

Directions from Birkby Close to Leicester

Leicester station is operated by East Midlands Trains in the Leicester South area on the Bedford - Corby / Nottingham stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Alfreton • Ashchurch • Attenborough • Audley End • Barrow-Upon-Soar • Bedford Midland • Beeston • Belper • Birmingham New Street • Bleasby • Bromsgrove • Burton Joyce • Cambridge • Carlton • Cheltenham Spa • Chesterfield • Coleshill Parkway • Collingham • Derby • Doncaster • East Midlands Parkway • Ely • Fiskerton • Gloucester • Hinckley • Hykeham • Kettering • Langley Mill • Leeds • Lincoln Central • Long Eaton • Loughborough • Lowdham • Luton • Luton Airport Parkway • Manea • March • Market Harborough • Melton Mowbray • Metheringham • Narborough • Newark Castle • Nottingham • Nuneaton • Oakham • Peterborough • Rolleston • Ruskington • Scarborough • Sheffield • Sileby • Sleaford • South Wigston • St.Pancras • Stamford • Stansted Airport • Swinderby • Syston • Thurgarton • University • Wakefield Westgate • Water Orton • Wellingborough • Whittlesea • York

Sileby Station is 8.48 Kilometers away

Directions from Birkby Close to Sileby

Sileby station is operated by East Midlands Trains in the Loughborough area on the Bedford - Corby / Nottingham stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Attenborough • Barrow-Upon-Soar • Beeston • Bleasby • Burton Joyce • Carlton • Collingham • East Midlands Parkway • Fiskerton • Hykeham • Leicester • Lincoln Central • Loughborough • Lowdham • Metheringham • Newark Castle • Nottingham • Rolleston • Ruskington • Sleaford • Swinderby • Syston • Thurgarton

South Wigston Station is 9.89 Kilometers away

Directions from Birkby Close to South Wigston

South Wigston station is operated by East Midlands Trains in the Harborough area on the Nuneaton - South Wigston stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Audley End • Birmingham New Street • Cambridge • Coleshill Parkway • Ely • Hinckley • Leicester • March • Melton Mowbray • Narborough • Nuneaton • Oakham • Peterborough • Stamford • Stansted Airport • Water Orton

Airports

Nearest Airports

East Midlands Airport is 25.7 Kilometers away Directions from Birkby Close to East Midlands Airport
Coventry Airport is 42.76 Kilometers away Directions from Birkby Close to Coventry Airport
Robin Hood Doncaster Sheffield Airport is 91.21 Kilometers away Directions from Birkby Close to Robin Hood Doncaster Sheffield Airport
London Oxford Airport is 93.5 Kilometers away Directions from Birkby Close to London Oxford Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Birkby Close is approximately 3.00 miles from the A46

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M1 J21A/A46(T)/B5380 - 10.88 Km Away
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Junction: M1 J21/M69/A5460 - 11.05 Km Away
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Junction: M1 J22/A50/A511 - 15.87 Km Away
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Junction: M1 J23/A512 - 17.94 Km Away
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In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Sainsbury's

188 Sandhills Avenue, Leicester, LE5 1PL
Distance: 0.17 Kilometres
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Tesco Extra

Tesco, 2 Maidenwell Avenue, Leicester, LE5 1BJ
Distance: 0.95 Kilometres
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The Co-operative

301 Thurmaston Lane, Leicester, LE4 9UX
Distance: 1.14 Kilometres
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Co-op

Petrol Filling Station, Thurmaston Lane, Leicester, LE4 9UX
Distance: 1.14 Kilometres
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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Historic Place of Worship

Attraction Name: Leicester Cathedral
Distance: 0.24 (km)
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Museum

Attraction Name: Guru Nanak Gurdwarna Sikh Museum
Distance: 1.3 (km)
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Garden

Attraction Name: Belgrave Gardens
Distance: 3.04 (km)
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Museum

Attraction Name: Belgrave Hall Museum, Belgrave Hall Museum
Distance: 3.81 (km)
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Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of City of Leicester
Visit the Council's Website
New Walk Centre
Welford Place
Leicester
LE1 6ZG
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 0116 252 7000
Within the electoral area of Humberstone and Hamilton Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Leicester East
The Member of Parliament is Keith Vaz
Details for the MP Keith Vaz on parliament.uk
Details for the MP Keith Vaz on theyworkforyou.com
In the 2017 General Election Keith Vaz won with a majority of 22428 the result was Lab hold. The total electorate was 77788
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code:
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Average Age :
Population:
Male Population: (0%)
Female Population: (0%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
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Recent Crime in the Area

Drugs13
Other-theft19
Violent-crime40
Criminal-damage-arson10
Public-order4
Burglary7
Other-crime4
Shoplifting13
Bicycle-theft3
Vehicle-crime7
Possession-of-weapons2
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location details

Location Details

Birkby Close

OS Reference: 463382, 307387
OS Grid Reference: SK634074
Latitude and Longitude: 52.660146600749, -1.0627963217617
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 60.232 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Birkby Close

Map Number: 140
Map Name: Leicester Coventry & Rugby
Hamilton
Leicester
East Midlands
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