Birks Lane

Postcode: LA7 7PB

Birks Lane is a street governed by Preston Patrick Civil Parish council which is within the electoral area of Burton and Holme Ward in the administration area of South Lakeland District Council within Cumbria County Council located in the North West Euro Region of the UK.

Birks Lane is located 218.83 miles North West from the centre of London, 14.9 miles North from the centre of Lancaster, 45.34 miles South from the centre of Carlisle and 56.31 miles North West from the centre of Leeds.

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Postcodes for Birks Lane

LA7 7PB
nearest tide point and watercourse

Tides and Rivers

Birks Lane is approximately 6.61678 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 77 metres above sea level

The nearest significant watercourse to Birks Lane is a river called Birks Beck which is approximately 0.286101 kilometres away
Height

Height

The Central point of Birks Lane is approximately 77 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Area Code: 01539 - Kendal
Area Code: 015396 - Sedbergh
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Less than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 2.5
Median Speed: 2.7
Maximum Speed: 3.5
Next-generation access (NGA)?: N
Number of Connections: 6
water

Water and Drainage Details

United Utilities
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Birks Lane

2 Springfield
Sale Price: £155,000
Sale Date: 18/06/2010
Ivy Garth
Sale Price: £265,000
Sale Date: 16/09/2003
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

St Patrick's CofE School

Distance: 1.15 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Aided School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 56
Address: Gatebeck Road, Endmoor, LA8 0HH
Telephone: 01539567388
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birks Lane to St Patrick's CofE School

Crosscrake CofE Primary School

Distance: 3.59 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Aided School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 74
Address: Stainton, LA8 0LB
Telephone: 01539560410
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birks Lane to Crosscrake CofE Primary School

Old Hutton CofE School

Distance: 4.26 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Controlled School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 65
Address: Old Hutton, LA8 0NQ
Telephone: 01539732778
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birks Lane to Old Hutton CofE School

St Mark's CofE Primary School

Distance: 5.61 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Aided School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 173
Address: Oxenholme Lane, Natland, LA9 7QH
Telephone: 01539560719
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birks Lane to St Mark's CofE Primary School
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Westmorland General Hospital

Address: Burton Rd, Kendal,
NHS Sector
University Hospitals Of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01539 732288
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Distance: 6.39 (km)
Directions from Birks Lane to Westmorland General Hospital

Queen Victoria Hospital

Address: Thornton Road, Morecambe, LA4 5QG,
NHS Sector
Lancashire Care NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01524 400445
Distance: 22.51 (km)
Directions from Birks Lane to Queen Victoria Hospital

Ridge Lea Hospital

Address: Quernmore Road, Lancaster, LA1 3JT,
NHS Sector
Lancashire Care NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01524 550504
Distance: 23.57 (km)
Directions from Birks Lane to Ridge Lea Hospital

BMI The Lancaster Hospital

Address: Meadowside, Lancaster, LA1 3RH,
Independent Sector
BMI Healthcare
Telephone: 01524 62345
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Distance: 24.38 (km)
Directions from Birks Lane to BMI The Lancaster Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Stoneleigh Surgery

Address: Stoneleigh Surgery, Police Square, Milnthorpe, Cumbria, LA7 7PW
Telephone: 01539 563307
Distance: 5.93 (km)
Directions from Birks Lane to Stoneleigh Surgery

Park View Surgery

Address: Park View Surgery, Haverflatts Lane, Milnthorpe, Cumbria, LA7 7PS
Telephone: 01539 715555
Distance: 5.93 (km)
Directions from Birks Lane to Park View Surgery

Cumbria Hlth on Call (s) Ooh

Address: Comm Patient Contact Ctr, Westmorland General Hpl, Burton Road, Kendal, LA9 7RG
Telephone: 0845 0524999
Distance: 6.39 (km)
Directions from Birks Lane to Cumbria Hlth on Call (s) Ooh

Pcas Westmorland General Hospital

Address: Westmorland General Hpl, Burton Road, Kendal, Cumbria, LA9 7RG
Telephone: 01539 716571
Distance: 6.39 (km)
Directions from Birks Lane to Pcas Westmorland General Hospital
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Stoneleigh

Address: Stoneleigh, 25 Main Street, Milnthorpe, Cumbria, LA7 7PP
Distance: 5.93 (km)
Directions from Birks Lane to Stoneleigh

V S Dawber and Associates

Address: V S Dawber and Associates, Hordale Dental Surgery, Haverflatts Lane, Milnthorpe, Cumbria, LA7 7PS
Distance: 5.93 (km)
Directions from Birks Lane to V S Dawber and Associates

The Square Dental Practice

Address: The Square Dental Practice, 4 the Square, Milnthorpe, Cumbria, LA7 7QJ
Distance: 6.02 (km)
Directions from Birks Lane to The Square Dental Practice

Morecambe Bay Hospitals Nhs

Address: Morecambe Bay Hospitals Nhs, Westmorland General Hospital, Burton Road, Kendal, Cumbria, LA9 7RG
Distance: 6.39 (km)
Directions from Birks Lane to Morecambe Bay Hospitals Nhs
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Milnthorpe Library

19 The Square, Milnthorpe, LA77QJ
Telephone: 015395 63040
Distance: 6.03 Kilometres
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Kirkby Lonsdale Library

Chapel Lane, Kirby Lonsdale, LA62AY
Telephone: 015242 71386
Distance: 8.31 Kilometres
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Directions from Birks Lane to Kirkby Lonsdale Library

Kendal Library

Stricklandgate, Kendal, LA94PY
Telephone: 01539 773520
Distance: 9.07 Kilometres
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Directions from Birks Lane to Kendal Library

Arnside Library

Pier Lane, Arnside, LA50DA
Telephone: 1524761649
Distance: 10.9 Kilometres
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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Oxenholme Lake District Station is 5.95 Kilometers away

Directions from Birks Lane to Oxenholme Lake District

Oxenholme Lake District station is operated by Virgin Trains (West Coast) in the Westmorland and Lonsdale area on the Preston - Border [nr Gretna] stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Arnside • Barrow-In-Furness • Birmingham International • Birmingham New Street • Bolton • Buckshaw Parkway • Burneside • Cark & Cartmel • Carlisle • Carnforth • Chorley • Coventry • Crewe • Dalton • Deansgate • Edinburgh • Euston • Glasgow Central • Grange-Over-Sands • Haymarket • Heald Green • Horwich Parkway • Kendal • Lancaster • Lichfield Trent Valley • Lockerbie • Manchester Airport • Manchester Oxford Road • Manchester Piccadilly • Milton Keynes Central • Motherwell • Penrith • Preston • Rugby • Salford Crescent • Sandwell & Dudley • Silverdale • Stafford • Staveley (Cumbria) • Tamworth Low Level • Ulverston • Warrington Bank Quay • Watford Junction • Wigan North Western • Windermere • Wolverhampton

Kendal Station is 9.18 Kilometers away

Directions from Birks Lane to Kendal

Kendal station is operated by TransPennine Express in the Westmorland and Lonsdale area on the Windermere Branch stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Arnside • Barrow-In-Furness • Bolton • Buckshaw Parkway • Burneside • Cark & Cartmel • Carnforth • Chorley • Dalton • Deansgate • Grange-Over-Sands • Heald Green • Horwich Parkway • Lancaster • Manchester Airport • Manchester Oxford Road • Manchester Piccadilly • Oxenholme Lake District • Preston • Salford Crescent • Silverdale • Staveley (Cumbria) • Ulverston • Windermere

Arnside Station is 10.54 Kilometers away

Directions from Birks Lane to Arnside

Arnside station is operated by TransPennine Express in the Westmorland and Lonsdale area on the Cumbrian Coast stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Adlington (Lancashire) • Askam • Aspatria • Bare Lane • Barrow-In-Furness • Blackpool North • Blackrod • Bolton • Bootle (Cumbria) • Braystones • Buckshaw Parkway • Burneside • Buxton • Cark & Cartmel • Carlisle • Carnforth • Chapel-En-Le-Frith • Chorley • Corkickle • Dalston • Dalton • Davenport • Deansgate • Disley • Drigg • Flimby • Foxfield • Furness Vale • Grange-Over-Sands • Green Road • Harrington • Hazel Grove • Heald Green • Horwich Parkway • Kendal • Kents Bank • Kirkby-In-Furness • Lancaster • Leyland • Lostock • Manchester Airport • Manchester Oxford Road • Manchester Piccadilly • Maryport • Middlewood • Millom • Morecambe • Nethertown • New Mills Newtown • Oxenholme Lake District • Parton • Poulton-Le-Fylde • Preston • Ravenglass • Roose • Salford Crescent • Seascale • Sellafield • Silecroft • Silverdale • St.Bees • Staveley (Cumbria) • Stockport • Ulverston • Whaley Bridge • Whitehaven • Wigton • Windermere • Woodsmoor • Workington

Silverdale Station is 11.86 Kilometers away

Directions from Birks Lane to Silverdale

Silverdale station is operated by Northern in the Morecambe and Lunesdale area on the Cumbrian Coast stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Adlington (Lancashire) • Arnside • Askam • Aspatria • Bare Lane • Barrow-In-Furness • Blackpool North • Blackrod • Bolton • Bootle (Cumbria) • Braystones • Buckshaw Parkway • Burneside • Buxton • Cark & Cartmel • Carlisle • Carnforth • Chapel-En-Le-Frith • Chorley • Corkickle • Dalston • Dalton • Davenport • Deansgate • Disley • Drigg • Flimby • Foxfield • Furness Vale • Grange-Over-Sands • Green Road • Harrington • Hazel Grove • Heald Green • Horwich Parkway • Kendal • Kents Bank • Kirkby-In-Furness • Lancaster • Leyland • Lostock • Manchester Airport • Manchester Oxford Road • Manchester Piccadilly • Maryport • Middlewood • Millom • Morecambe • Nethertown • New Mills Newtown • Oxenholme Lake District • Parton • Poulton-Le-Fylde • Preston • Ravenglass • Roose • Salford Crescent • Seascale • Sellafield • Silecroft • St.Bees • Staveley (Cumbria) • Stockport • Ulverston • Whaley Bridge • Whitehaven • Wigton • Windermere • Woodsmoor • Workington

Airports

Nearest Airports

Blackpool International Airport is 57.63 Kilometers away Directions from Birks Lane to Blackpool International Airport
Leeds Bradford International Airport is 79.77 Kilometers away Directions from Birks Lane to Leeds Bradford International Airport
Durham Tees Valley Airport is 86.31 Kilometers away Directions from Birks Lane to Durham Tees Valley Airport
Liverpool John Lennon Airport is 102.39 Kilometers away Directions from Birks Lane to Liverpool John Lennon Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Fell Foot Country Park Ferry Landing is 17.07 Kilometers away
Directions from Birks Lane to Fell Foot Country Park Ferry Landing
Lakeside Windermere Ferry Landing is 17.29 Kilometers away
Directions from Birks Lane to Lakeside Windermere Ferry Landing
Bowness Ferry Nab Ferry Landing is 19.07 Kilometers away
Directions from Birks Lane to Bowness Ferry Nab Ferry Landing
Bowness on Windermere Ferry Terminal is 19.28 Kilometers away
Directions from Birks Lane to Bowness on Windermere Ferry Terminal
Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Birks Lane is approximately 0.02 miles from the M6

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M6 J36/A590(T)/A65(T)/A6070 - 2.56 Km Away
Directions from Birks Lane to M6 J36/A590(T)/A65(T)/A6070
Junction: M6 J37/A684 - 9.63 Km Away
Directions from Birks Lane to M6 J37/A684
Junction: A601(M) J35A/A6 - 13.17 Km Away
Directions from Birks Lane to A601(M) J35A/A6
Junction: M6 J35/A601(M) - 14.45 Km Away
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In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

E H Booths & Co Ltd

Houghtons Coachworks, Park Road, Milnthorpe, LA7 7AD
Distance: 6.24 Kilometres
Directions from Birks Lane to E H Booths & Co Ltd

ASDA

Asda, Burton Road, Kendal, LA9 7JA
Distance: 6.97 Kilometres
Directions from Birks Lane to ASDA

E H Booth & Co Ltd

E H Booth & Co Ltd, Dodgson Croft, Kirkby Lonsdale, LA6 2HG
Distance: 8.38 Kilometres
Directions from Birks Lane to E H Booth & Co Ltd

Iceland Frozen Foods

E H Booth & Co Ltd, Dodgson Croft, Kirkby Lonsdale, LA6 2HG65-67 Highgate, Kendal, LA9 4ED
Distance: 8.74 Kilometres
Directions from Birks Lane to Iceland Frozen Foods

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Low Sizergh Barn
Distance: 5.53 (km)
Directions from Birks Lane to Low Sizergh Barn

Landmark or Antiquity

Attraction Name: Levens Hall
Distance: 5.6 (km)
Directions from Birks Lane to Levens Hall

Landmark or Antiquity

Attraction Name: Rigmaden Park
Distance: 6.04 (km)
Directions from Birks Lane to Rigmaden Park

Historic House

Attraction Name: Levens Hall
Distance: 6.06 (km)
Directions from Birks Lane to Levens Hall

Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of South Lakeland District
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South Lakeland House
Lowther Street
Kendal
LA9 4UF
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 0845 050 4434
County Council: Cumbria County
Address:
Within the electoral area of Burton and Holme Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Westmorland and Lonsdale
The Member of Parliament is Farron, Tim
Within the area of Preston Patrick Civil Parish Council
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01019352
Ons Area Name:South Lakeland 010B
Average Age : 45.21
Population: 2235.00
Male Population: 1083.00 (48.46%)
Female Population: 1152.00 (51.54%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
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Location details

Location Details

Birks Lane

OS Reference: 355013, 484508
OS Grid Reference: SD550845
Latitude and Longitude: 54.254107737726, -2.6905894518899
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 6.61678 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Birks Lane

Map Number: 97
Map Name: Kendal & Morecambe
Goose Green
South Lakeland
Cumbria
North East
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