Birkdale Drive

Postcode: DH4 4QH

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

Birkdale Drive is located 239.25 miles North from the centre of London, 9.13 miles South East from the centre of Newcastle upon Tyne, 57.21 miles East from the centre of Carlisle and 64.44 miles North from the centre of York.

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

DH4 4QH
nearest tide point and watercourse

Tides and Rivers

Birkdale Drive is approximately 1.82021 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 42 metres above sea level

The nearest significant watercourse to Birkdale Drive is a river called Herrington Burn which is approximately 0.44954 kilometres away
Height

Height

The Central point of Birkdale Drive is approximately 42 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Dialling Code: 0191
Telephone Exchange: FENCEHOUSES - NEFN
Telephone Cabinet: P2
Fibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises: FTTC
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Less than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 14.4
Median Speed: 7.6
Maximum Speed: >=30
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 48
water

Water and Drainage Details

Northumbrian Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Birkdale Drive

32 Birkdale Drive
Sale Price: £114,995
Sale Date: 01/07/2016
32 Birkdale Drive
Sale Price: £115,000
Sale Date: 01/07/2016
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

Bournmoor Primary School

Distance: 0.89 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 122
Address: Lambourne Close, Bournmoor, DH4 6HF
Telephone: 01913854291
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birkdale Drive to Bournmoor Primary School

Shiney Row Primary School

Distance: 1.05 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 283
Address: Rear South View, Shiney Row, DH4 4QP
Telephone: 01913852701
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birkdale Drive to Shiney Row Primary School

Our Lady Queen of Peace Roman Catholic Voluntary Aided Primary School

Distance: 1.33 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Aided School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 284
Address: Station Road, Penshaw, DH4 7JZ
Telephone: 01913823081
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birkdale Drive to Our Lady Queen of Peace Roman Catholic Voluntary Aided Primary School

Woodlea Primary School

Distance: 1.44 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 249
Address: Fence Houses, DH4 6AR
Telephone: 01913852675
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birkdale Drive to Woodlea Primary School
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Spire Washington Hospital

Address: Picktree Lane, Washington, NE38 9JZ,
Independent Sector
Spire Healthcare
Telephone: 0191 418 8669
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Distance: 4.31 (km)
Directions from Birkdale Drive to Spire Washington Hospital

Chester Le Street Hospital

Address: Front Street, Chester Le Street, DH3 3AT,
NHS Sector
County Durham and Darlington NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0191 333 2333
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Distance: 4.74 (km)
Directions from Birkdale Drive to Chester Le Street Hospital

Sunderland Royal Hospital

Address: Kayll Road, Sunderland,
NHS Sector
City Hospitals Sunderland NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0191 565 6256
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Distance: 7.63 (km)
Directions from Birkdale Drive to Sunderland Royal Hospital

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: 8.1 (km)
Directions from Birkdale Drive to Hopewood Park
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Grangewood Surgery

Address: Grangewood Surgery, Chester Road, Shiney Row, Houghton-le-spring, Tyne & Wear, DH4 4RB
Telephone: 0191 3852898
Distance: 0.88 (km)
Directions from Birkdale Drive to Grangewood Surgery

Westbourne Medical Group

Address: Westbourne Medical Group, Westbourne Surgery, Kelso Grove,shiney Row, Houghton-le-spring, DH4 4RW
Telephone: 0191 3852512
Distance: 1 (km)
Directions from Birkdale Drive to Westbourne Medical Group

Herrington Medical Centre

Address: Herrington Medical Centre, Philadelphia Lane, Houghton-le-spring, Tyne & Wear, DH4 4LE
Telephone: 0191 5842632
Distance: 1.43 (km)
Directions from Birkdale Drive to Herrington Medical Centre

Insulin Hub - Coalfields

Address: Herrington Medical Centre, Philadelphia Lane, Houghton Le Spring, DH4 4LE
Telephone: 0191 5842632
Distance: 1.43 (km)
Directions from Birkdale Drive to Insulin Hub - Coalfields
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Fencehouses Dental Practice

Address: Fencehouses Dental Practice, 68 Station Avenue North, Fencehouses, Houghton Le Spring, Tyne and Wear, DH4 6HT
Distance: 1.61 (km)
Directions from Birkdale Drive to Fencehouses Dental Practice

Church Street Dental Practice

Address: Church Street Dental Practice, 6 Church Street, Houghton Le Spring, Tyne and Wear, DH4 4DN
Distance: 2.79 (km)
Directions from Birkdale Drive to Church Street Dental Practice

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 13 Church Street, Houghton Le Spring, Tyne and Wear, DH4 4DN
Distance: 2.79 (km)
Directions from Birkdale Drive to Dental Surgery

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 6 Eden Villas, Washington, Tyne and Wear, NE38 7EJ
Distance: 4.07 (km)
Directions from Birkdale Drive to Dental Surgery
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Shiney Row Library

Chester Road, Shiney Row, Sunderland, DH44RB
Telephone: 0191 561 3031
Distance: 0.89 Kilometres
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Directions from Birkdale Drive to Shiney Row Library

Fence Houses Library

Britannia Terrace, Fence Houses, DH46HL
Telephone: 0191 561 3040
Distance: 1.81 Kilometres
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Directions from Birkdale Drive to Fence Houses Library

Houghton Library & Customer Service Centre

74 Newbottle Street, Houghton le Spring, Sunderland, DH44AF
Telephone: 0191 561 6383
Distance: 2.5 Kilometres
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Directions from Birkdale Drive to Houghton Library & Customer Service Centre

Chester-le-Street Library

Station Road, Chester Le Street, DH33BP
Telephone:
Distance: 4.61 Kilometres
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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Chester-Le-Street Station is 4.87 Kilometers away

Directions from Birkdale Drive 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

Seaham Station is 10.21 Kilometers away

Directions from Birkdale Drive 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

Heworth Station is 10.86 Kilometers away

Directions from Birkdale Drive 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

Dunston Station is 13.52 Kilometers away

Directions from Birkdale Drive to Dunston

Dunston station is operated by Northern in the Gateshead area on the Newcastle - Carlisle stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Acklington • Alnmouth • Billingham • Blaydon • Carlisle • Chathill • Corbridge • Cramlington • Gypsy Lane • Haltwhistle • Hartlepool • Heworth • Hexham • James Cook University Hospital • Manors • Marton • MetroCentre • Middlesbrough • Morpeth • Newcastle • Nunthorpe • Pegswood • Prudhoe • Riding Mill • Seaham • Seaton Carew • Stocksfield • Stockton • Sunderland • Thornaby • Widdrington • Wylam

Airports

Nearest Airports

Newcastle International Airport is 23.84 Kilometers away Directions from Birkdale Drive to Newcastle International Airport
Durham Tees Valley Airport is 38.9 Kilometers away Directions from Birkdale Drive to Durham Tees Valley Airport
Leeds Bradford International Airport is 110.47 Kilometers away Directions from Birkdale Drive to Leeds Bradford International Airport
Robin Hood Doncaster Sheffield Airport is 156.41 Kilometers away Directions from Birkdale Drive to Robin Hood Doncaster Sheffield Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Newcastle International Ferry Terminal is 15.25 Kilometers away
Directions from Birkdale Drive to Newcastle International Ferry Terminal
South Shields Ferry Terminal is 15.93 Kilometers away
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North Shields Ferry Terminal is 16.54 Kilometers away
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Transporter Bridge North Side is 35.16 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Birkdale Drive is approximately 1.19 miles from the A1M

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: A1(M) J63/A167/A183 - 4.05 Km Away
Directions from Birkdale Drive to A1(M) J63/A167/A183
Junction: A1(M) J64/A195 - 4.68 Km Away
Directions from Birkdale Drive to A1(M) J64/A195
Junction: A1(M) J65/A194(M)/A1(T)/A1231/B1288 - 5.85 Km Away
Directions from Birkdale Drive to A1(M) J65/A194(M)/A1(T)/A1231/B1288
Junction: A1(M) J62/A690 - 7.43 Km Away
Directions from Birkdale Drive to A1(M) J62/A690

In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

CO-OP

1 3, GRANGEWOOD COURT, HOUGHTON-LE-SPRING, DH4 4RS
Distance: 0.98 Kilometres
Directions from Birkdale Drive to CO-OP

N E CO OPERATIVE

1 2, PERCY TERRACE, HOUGHTON-LE-SPRING, DH4 7PG
Distance: 1.89 Kilometres
Directions from Birkdale Drive to N E CO OPERATIVE

B + M RETAIL LTD

1 2, PERCY TERRACE, HOUGHTON-LE-SPRING, DH4 7PGNEWBOTTLE STREET, HOUGHTON-LE-SPRING, DH4 4AF
Distance: 2.5 Kilometres
Directions from Birkdale Drive to B + M RETAIL LTD

HERON FROZEN FOODS LTD

54 58, NEWBOTTLE STREET, HOUGHTON-LE-SPRING, DH4 4AF
Distance: 2.5 Kilometres
Directions from Birkdale Drive to HERON FROZEN FOODS LTD

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: The Arts Centre
Distance: 2.59 (km)
Directions from Birkdale Drive to The Arts Centre

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Penshaw Monument
Distance: 2.77 (km)
Directions from Birkdale Drive to Penshaw Monument

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Rainton Meadows Visitor Centre
Distance: 2.89 (km)
Directions from Birkdale Drive to Rainton Meadows Visitor Centre

Landmark or Antiquity

Attraction Name: Monument
Distance: 3.02 (km)
Directions from Birkdale Drive to Monument

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 Shiney Row Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Houghton and Sunderland South
The Member of Parliament is Phillipson, Bridget
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01008797
Ons Area Name:Sunderland 030C
Average Age : 43.13
Population: 1997.00
Male Population: 986.00 (49.37%)
Female Population: 1011.00 (50.63%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 19 (0.95%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
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Email Police
Telephone: 01253 604648
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Recent Crime in the Area

Burglary8
Other-theft13
Public-order9
Violent-crime20
Vehicle-crime8
Criminal-damage-arson23
Other-crime2
Drugs2
Robbery1
Shoplifting2
Bicycle-theft1
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location details

Location Details

Birkdale Drive

OS Reference: 432051, 551665
OS Grid Reference: NZ321517
Latitude and Longitude: 54.858657940573, -1.5006599738092
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 1.82021 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Birkdale Drive

Map Number: 88
Map Name: Tyneside
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