Birkdale Close

Postcode: NE37 1PQ

Birkdale Close is a street in the settlement of Washington which is within the electoral area of Washington West Ward in the administration area of Sunderland District Council located in the North East Euro Region of the UK.

Birkdale Close is located 243.75 miles North from the centre of London, 4.83 miles South East from the centre of Newcastle upon Tyne, 55.88 miles East from the centre of Carlisle and 68.94 miles North from the centre of York.

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

NE37 1PQ
Height

Height

The Central point of Birkdale Close is approximately 90 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Dialling Code: 0191
Telephone Exchange: WASHINGTON - NEWAS
Telephone Cabinet: P58
Fibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises: FTTC
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Greater than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 20
Median Speed: 6.2
Maximum Speed: >=30
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 9
water

Water and Drainage Details

Northumbrian Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Birkdale Close

2 Birkdale Close
Sale Price: £180,000
Sale Date: 25/05/2016
7 Birkdale Close
Sale Price: £175,000
Sale Date: 11/02/2011
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

George Washington Primary School

Distance: 0.43 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 419
Address: Well Bank Road, NE37 1NL
Telephone: 01912193735
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birkdale Close to George Washington Primary School

St Bede's Roman Catholic Voluntary Aided Primary School

Distance: 0.84 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Aided School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 234
Address: Hampshire Place, Usworth, NE37 2NP
Telephone: 01912193795
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birkdale Close to St Bede's Roman Catholic Voluntary Aided Primary School

Springwell Village Primary School

Distance: 1.21 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 221
Address: Westfield Crescent, Springwell, NE9 7RX
Telephone: 01912193790
Website: Visit School Website
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Usworth Colliery Primary School

Distance: 1.35 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 412
Address: Manor Road, Sulgrave, NE37 3BL
Telephone: 01912193820
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birkdale Close to Usworth Colliery Primary School
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Queen Elizabeth Hospital

Address: Sheriff Hill, Gateshead, NE9 6SX,
NHS Sector
Gateshead Health NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0191 482 0000
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Distance: 3.59 (km)
Directions from Birkdale Close to Queen Elizabeth Hospital

Spire Washington Hospital

Address: Picktree Lane, Washington, NE38 9JZ,
Independent Sector
Spire Healthcare
Telephone: 0191 418 8669
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Distance: 4.92 (km)
Directions from Birkdale Close to Spire Washington Hospital

Elmville Unit at Monkton Hall

Address: Monkton Village, Monkton Hall Hospital, Jarrow, NE32 5NN,
NHS Sector
South Tyneside NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0191 2832583
Distance: 5.46 (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: 5.82 (km)
Directions from Birkdale Close to Bensham Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Concord Medical Practice

Address: Concord Medical Practice, the Hlth Ctr, Victoria Rd, Washington, Tyne & Wear, NE37 2PU
Telephone: 0191 4173557
Distance: 1.04 (km)
Directions from Birkdale Close to Concord Medical Practice

Dr Stephenson & Partners

Address: Victoria Road Health Ctr., Victoria Road, Concord, Washington, Tyne & Wear, NE37 2PU
Telephone: 0191 4162578
Distance: 1.04 (km)
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Dr Thomas

Address: The Health Centre, Victoria Road, Washington, Tyne & Wear, NE37 2PU
Telephone: 0191 4154477
Distance: 1.04 (km)
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Dr. N.j. Bhatt & Dr. H.m. Benn

Address: The Health Centre, Victoria Road, Washington, Tyne & Wear, NE37 2PU
Telephone: 0191 4168567
Distance: 1.04 (km)
Directions from Birkdale Close to Dr. N.j. Bhatt & Dr. H.m. Benn
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 2 Front Street`, Washington, Tyne and Wear, Tyne and Wear, NE37 2BN
Distance: 1.26 (km)
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The Dental Centre

Address: The Dental Centre, 14 Front Street, Washington, Tyne and Wear, Tyne and Wear, NE37 2BA
Distance: 1.33 (km)
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25 Fewster Square

Address: 25 Fewster Square, Gateshead, Tyne and Wear, NE10 8XQ
Distance: 2.27 (km)
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Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 25 Fewster Square, Leam Lane Estate, Gateshead, Tyne and Wear, NE10 8XQ
Distance: 2.27 (km)
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Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Washington Millennium Centre Library

The Oval, Concord, Washington, NE372QD
Telephone: 0191 561 3878
Distance: 1.03 Kilometres
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Washington Green Library

The Green, Washington, NE387AB
Telephone: 0191 561 3435
Distance: 2.28 Kilometres
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Leam Lane Library

Cotemede, Leam Lane, Gateshead, NE108PP
Telephone: 0191 433 6428
Distance: 2.44 Kilometres
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Wrekenton Library

Ebchester Avenue, Wrekenton, Gateshead, NE97LP
Telephone: 0191 433 6421
Distance: 2.45 Kilometres
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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Heworth Station is 3.65 Kilometers away

Directions from Birkdale Close 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

Manors Station is 7.29 Kilometers away

Directions from Birkdale Close 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

Chester-Le-Street Station is 7.92 Kilometers away

Directions from Birkdale Close 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

Cramlington Station is 18.96 Kilometers away

Directions from Birkdale Close to Cramlington

Cramlington station is operated by Northern in the Blyth Valley area on the Newcastle - Border [nr Berwick] stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Acklington • Alnmouth • Blaydon • Chathill • Corbridge • Dunston • Hexham • Manors • MetroCentre • Morpeth • Newcastle • Pegswood • Prudhoe • Riding Mill • Stocksfield • Widdrington • Wylam

Airports

Nearest Airports

Newcastle International Airport is 17.08 Kilometers away Directions from Birkdale Close to Newcastle International Airport
Durham Tees Valley Airport is 46.04 Kilometers away Directions from Birkdale Close to Durham Tees Valley Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Newcastle International Ferry Terminal is 9.59 Kilometers away
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South Shields Ferry Terminal is 10.39 Kilometers away
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North Shields Ferry Terminal is 10.81 Kilometers away
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Transporter Bridge North Side is 42.21 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Birkdale Close is approximately 0.26 miles from the A194M

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: A1(M) J65/A194(M)/A1(T)/A1231/B1288 - 2.89 Km Away
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Junction: A1(M) J64/A195 - 4.33 Km Away
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Junction: A1(M) J63/A167/A183 - 6.44 Km Away
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Junction: A1(M) J62/A690 - 14.18 Km Away
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In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

N E CO OPERATIVE

108, THE DRIVE, WASHINGTON, NE37 2LG
Distance: 0.59 Kilometres
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N.E. CO-OP

108, THE DRIVE, WASHINGTON, NE37 2LGSPOUT LANE, WASHINGTON, NE37 2AG
Distance: 1.28 Kilometres
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The Co-operative Food

North-Eastern Co-Op Society Limited, Fewster Square, Leam Lane Estate, Gateshead, NE10 8XQ
Distance: 2.27 Kilometres
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ASDA

North-Eastern Co-Op Society Limited, Fewster Square, Leam Lane Estate, Gateshead, NE10 8XQTHE GALLERIES, WASHINGTON, NE38 7NF
Distance: 2.35 Kilometres
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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Museum

Attraction Name: Washington F Pit Museum
Distance: 1.18 (km)
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Preserved Railway

Attraction Name: Bowes Railway
Distance: 1.99 (km)
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Landmark or Antiquity

Attraction Name: Washington Old Hall
Distance: 2.29 (km)
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Historic House

Attraction Name: Washington Old Hall
Distance: 2.34 (km)
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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
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 08456 066 067
Within the electoral area of Washington West Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Washington and Sunderland West
The Member of Parliament is Sharon Hodgson
Details for the MP Sharon Hodgson on parliament.uk
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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: E01008876
Ons Area Name:Sunderland 007C
Average Age : 45.68
Population: 1523.00
Male Population: 763.00 (50.1%)
Female Population: 760.00 (49.9%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 13 (0.85%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
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Email Police
Telephone: 01253 607044
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Recent Crime in the Area

Violent-crime14
Possession-of-weapons1
Other-crime1
Other-theft13
Criminal-damage-arson11
Public-order5
2
Burglary6
Shoplifting5
Vehicle-crime1
Robbery1
Drugs4
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location details

Location Details

Birkdale Close

OS Reference: 429967, 558601
OS Grid Reference: NZ300586
Latitude and Longitude: 54.921121490411, -1.5324050914557
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 4.21535 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Birkdale Close

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