Birkett Close

Postcode: BL1 7DQ

Birkett Close is a street in the settlement of Bolton which is within the electoral area of Astley Bridge Ward in the administration area of Bolton District Council located in the North West Euro Region of the UK.

Birkett Close is located 175.84 miles North West from the centre of London, 12.14 miles North West from the centre of Manchester, 26.55 miles North East from the centre of Liverpool and 33.56 miles South East from the centre of Lancaster.

Road Name:Birkett Close
Road Type:residential
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BL1 7DQ
nearest tide point and watercourse

Tides and Rivers

Birkett Close is approximately 21.2015 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 183 metres above sea level

The nearest significant watercourse to Birkett Close is a river called Gale Brook which is approximately 0.718308 kilometres away
Height

Height

The Central point of Birkett Close is approximately 183 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Dialling Code: 01204
Telephone Exchange: ASTLEY BRIDGE - LCASB
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: 26
Median Speed: 14.4
Maximum Speed: >=30
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 7
water

Water and Drainage Details

United Utilities
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Birkett Close

7 Birkett Close
Sale Price: £140,000
Sale Date: 04/11/2016
9 Birkett Close
Sale Price: £164,000
Sale Date: 27/11/2015
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

High Lawn Primary School

Distance: 0.53 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 442
Address: Holden Avenue, Sharples, BL1 7EX
Telephone: 01204332728
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birkett Close to High Lawn Primary School

Holy Infant and St Anthony RC Primary School

Distance: 0.97 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Aided School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 197
Address: Mitre Street, Astley Bridge, BL1 6QJ
Telephone: 01204333111
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birkett Close to Holy Infant and St Anthony RC Primary School

The Oaks Primary School

Distance: 1 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 211
Address: Sharples Hall Drive, BL1 7HS
Telephone: 01204333171
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birkett Close to The Oaks Primary School

Thornleigh Salesian College

Distance: 1.04 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Aided School
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 1436
Address: Sharples Park, Astley Bridge, BL1 6PQ
Telephone: 01204301351
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birkett Close to Thornleigh Salesian College
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

BMI The Beaumont Hospital

Address: Chorley New Road, Lostock, Bolton, BL6 4LA,
Independent Sector
BMI Healthcare
Telephone: 01204 404404
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Distance: 5 (km)
Directions from Birkett Close to BMI The Beaumont Hospital

Royal Bolton Hospital

Address: Minerva Road, Farnworth, Bolton, BL4 0JR,
NHS Sector
Bolton NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01204 390390
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Distance: 6.29 (km)
Directions from Birkett Close to Royal Bolton Hospital

Alpha Hospital Bury

Address: Buller Street, (Off Bolton Road), Bury, BL8 2BS,
NHS Sector
Alpha Hospitals
Telephone: 0161 7627200
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Distance: 8.62 (km)
Directions from Birkett Close to Alpha Hospital Bury

Fairfield General Hospital

Address: Fairfield General Hospital, Rochdale Old Road, Bury, BL9 7TD,
NHS Sector
Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust
Telephone: 0161 764 6081
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Distance: 12.32 (km)
Directions from Birkett Close to Fairfield General Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Mandalay Medical Centre

Address: Mandalay Medical Centre, 933 Blackburn Rd,sharples, Bolton, BL1 7LR
Telephone: 01204 309206
Distance: 0.61 (km)
Directions from Birkett Close to Mandalay Medical Centre

Edgworth Medical Centre

Address: Egerton/dunscar Hlth Ctre, Darwen Road, Bromley Cross, Bolton, BL7 9RG
Telephone: 01204 462233
Distance: 1.26 (km)
Directions from Birkett Close to Edgworth Medical Centre

Egerton/dunscar Health Centre

Address: Egerton/dunscar Hlth Ctre, Darwen Road, Bromley Cross, Bolton, BL7 9RG
Telephone: 01204 463232
Distance: 1.26 (km)
Directions from Birkett Close to Egerton/dunscar Health Centre

Crompton Health Centre

Address: Crompton Health Centre, 501 Crompton Way, Bolton, BL1 8UP
Telephone: 01204 463090
Distance: 2.26 (km)
Directions from Birkett Close to Crompton Health Centre
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 757 Blackburn Road, Bolton, Lancashire, BL1 7JJ
Distance: 0.77 (km)
Directions from Birkett Close to Dental Surgery

Duncalf Dental Practice

Address: Duncalf Dental Practice, 227 Darwen Road, Bromley Cross, Bolton, Lancashire, BL7 9BS
Distance: 1.5 (km)
Directions from Birkett Close to Duncalf Dental Practice

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 401 - 405 Halliwell Road, Bolton, Lancashire, BL1 8DE
Distance: 1.82 (km)
Directions from Birkett Close to Dental Surgery

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 274 Blackburn Road, Bolton, Lancashire, BL1 8DT
Distance: 2.09 (km)
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Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Astley Bridge Library

Moss Bank Way, Bolton, BL18NP
Telephone: 01204 332350
Distance: 1.14 Kilometres
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Bromley Cross Library

The Crescent, Bromley Cross, Bolton, BL79JR
Telephone:
Distance: 1.64 Kilometres
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Oxford Grove Library

105 Shepherd Cross Street, Bolton, BL13EJ
Telephone:
Distance: 2.29 Kilometres
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Castle Hill Library

Castle Hill Centre, Castleton Street, Bolton, BL22JW
Telephone:
Distance: 2.57 Kilometres
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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Lostock Station is 5.45 Kilometers away

Directions from Birkett Close to Lostock

Lostock station is operated by Northern in the Bolton West area on the Roses Line and Branches stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Accrington • Adlington (Lancashire) • Arnside • Ashton-Under-Lyne • Barrow-In-Furness • Blackburn • Blackpool North • Blackrod • Bolton • Buckshaw Parkway • Burnley Manchester Road • Buxton • Cark & Cartmel • Carnforth • Castleton • Chapel-En-Le-Frith • Chorley • Dalton • Davenport • Deansgate • Disley • Dove Holes • Furness Vale • Grange-Over-Sands • Greenfield • Hazel Grove • Heald Green • Heaton Chapel • Horwich Parkway • Huddersfield • Kents Bank • Kirkham & Wesham • Lancaster • Layton • Levenshulme • Leyland • Littleborough • Manchester Airport • Manchester Oxford Road • Manchester Piccadilly • Manchester Victoria • Marsden • Middlewood • Mills Hill • Mossley (Greater Manchester) • Moston • New Mills Newtown • Poulton-Le-Fylde • Preston • Rochdale • Roose • Rose Grove • Salford Central • Salford Crescent • Silverdale • Slaithwaite • Smithy Bridge • Stalybridge • Stockport • Todmorden • Ulverston • Walsden • Whaley Bridge • Woodsmoor

Moses Gate Station is 6.62 Kilometers away

Directions from Birkett Close to Moses Gate

Moses Gate station is operated by Northern in the Bolton South East area on the Deansgate - Euxton Jcn stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Accrington • Blackburn • Bolton • Burnley Manchester Road • Castleton • Farnworth • Hindley • Kearsley • Littleborough • Manchester Victoria • Mills Hill • Rochdale • Rose Grove • Salford Central • Salford Crescent • Smithy Bridge • Todmorden • Westhoughton • Wigan North Western • Wigan Wallgate

Horwich Parkway Station is 7.42 Kilometers away

Directions from Birkett Close to Horwich Parkway

Horwich Parkway station is operated by Northern in the Bolton West area on the Deansgate - Euxton Jcn stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Accrington • Adlington (Lancashire) • Arnside • Ashton-Under-Lyne • Barrow-In-Furness • Blackburn • Blackpool North • Blackrod • Bolton • Buckshaw Parkway • Burneside • Burnley Manchester Road • Buxton • Cark & Cartmel • Carnforth • Castleton • Chapel-En-Le-Frith • Chorley • Dalton • Davenport • Deansgate • Disley • Dove Holes • East Didsbury • Furness Vale • Gatley • Grange-Over-Sands • Greenfield • Hazel Grove • Heald Green • Heaton Chapel • Huddersfield • Kendal • Kents Bank • Kirkham & Wesham • Lancaster • Layton • Levenshulme • Leyland • Littleborough • Lostock • Manchester Airport • Manchester Oxford Road • Manchester Piccadilly • Manchester Victoria • Marsden • Middlewood • Mills Hill • Mossley (Greater Manchester) • Moston • New Mills Newtown • Oxenholme Lake District • Poulton-Le-Fylde • Preston • Rochdale • Roose • Rose Grove • Salford Central • Salford Crescent • Silverdale • Slaithwaite • Smithy Bridge • Stalybridge • Staveley (Cumbria) • Stockport • Todmorden • Ulverston • Walsden • Whaley Bridge • Windermere • Woodsmoor

Farnworth Station is 7.6 Kilometers away

Directions from Birkett Close to Farnworth

Farnworth station is operated by Northern in the Bolton South East area on the Deansgate - Euxton Jcn stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Accrington • Ashton-Under-Lyne • Blackburn • Bolton • Burnley Manchester Road • Castleton • Clifton • Greenfield • Hindley • Huddersfield • Kearsley • Littleborough • Manchester Victoria • Marsden • Mills Hill • Moses Gate • Mossley (Greater Manchester) • Rochdale • Rose Grove • Salford Central • Salford Crescent • Slaithwaite • Smithy Bridge • Stalybridge • Todmorden • Westhoughton • Wigan North Western • Wigan Wallgate

Airports

Nearest Airports

Manchester Airport is 29.88 Kilometers away Directions from Birkett Close to Manchester Airport
Liverpool John Lennon Airport is 40.84 Kilometers away Directions from Birkett Close to Liverpool John Lennon Airport
Blackpool International Airport is 43.65 Kilometers away Directions from Birkett Close to Blackpool International Airport
Leeds Bradford International Airport is 58.82 Kilometers away Directions from Birkett Close to Leeds Bradford International Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Liverpool Belfast Ferry Terminal Bootle is 41.66 Kilometers away
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Liverpool Pier Head Ferry Terminal is 43.2 Kilometers away
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Liverpool Isle of Man & Dublin Terminal is 43.27 Kilometers away
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Seacombe Ferry Terminal is 44.05 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Birkett Close is approximately 4.31 miles from the M61

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M61 J5/A58 - 6.9 Km Away
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Junction: M61 J4/A6 - 7.32 Km Away
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Junction: M61 J6/A6/A6027 - 7.96 Km Away
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Junction: M61 J3/A666/A6053 - 8.3 Km Away
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In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Lidl

Crompton Way, Bolton, BL1 8TH
Distance: 1.2 Kilometres
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Asda

Crompton Way, Bolton, BL1 8THBlackburn Road, Bolton, BL1 8NN
Distance: 1.4 Kilometres
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Co-op

Food Market, 196 Darwen Road, Bromley Cross, Bolton, BL7 9JJ
Distance: 1.61 Kilometres
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Sainsbury's

Food Market, 196 Darwen Road, Bromley Cross, Bolton, BL7 9JJ158 Darwen Road, Bromley Cross, Bolton, BL7 9JJ
Distance: 1.61 Kilometres
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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Smithhills Open Farm
Distance: 0.41 (km)
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Country Park

Attraction Name: Smithills Country Park
Distance: 0.73 (km)
Directions from Birkett Close to Smithills Country Park

Landmark or Antiquity

Attraction Name: Hall
Distance: 1.31 (km)
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Historic House

Attraction Name: Hall i'th Wood
Distance: 1.31 (km)
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Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Bolton District
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Town Hall
Victoria Square
Bolton
Lancashire
BL1 1RU
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 01204 333 333
Within the electoral area of Astley Bridge Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Bolton North East
The Member of Parliament is Crausby, David
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01004768
Ons Area Name:Bolton 001A
Average Age : 40.94
Population: 1601.00
Male Population: 805.00 (50.28%)
Female Population: 796.00 (49.72%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 8 (0.5%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
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Recent Crime in the Area

Violent-crime36
Public-order10
Vehicle-crime5
Criminal-damage-arson10
Other-theft7
Other-crime3
Burglary21
Shoplifting5
Possession-of-weapons1
Drugs3
Bicycle-theft2
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location details

Location Details

Birkett Close

OS Reference: 370890, 412761
OS Grid Reference: SD709128
Latitude and Longitude: 53.610356541038, -2.4400367533778
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 21.2015 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Birkett Close

Map Number: 109
Map Name: Manchester Bolton & Warrington
Horrocks Fold
Bolton
Greater Manchester
North West
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