Bishops Close

Postcode: DL16 6FJ

Bishops Close is a street in the settlement of Spennymoor governed by Spennymoor Civil Parish council in the administration area of County Durham Council located in the North East Euro Region of the UK.

Bishops Close is located 229.71 miles North from the centre of London, 18.97 miles South from the centre of Newcastle upon Tyne, 55.07 miles East from the centre of Carlisle and 55.3 miles North West from the centre of York.

Road Name:Bishop's Close
Road Type:residential
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Postcodes for Bishops Close

DL16 6FJ
nearest tide point and watercourse

Tides and Rivers

Bishops Close is approximately 18.712 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 109 metres above sea level

The nearest significant watercourse to Bishops Close is a river called Valley Burn which is approximately 1.86582 kilometres away
Height

Height

The Central point of Bishops Close is approximately 109 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Area Code: 01740 - Sedgefield
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Greater than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 24.2
Median Speed: 23.5
Maximum Speed: >=30
Next-generation access (NGA)?: N
Number of Connections: 9
water

Water and Drainage Details

Northumbrian Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Bishops Close

4 St Andrews House Bishops Close
Sale Price: £62,950
Sale Date: 20/01/2017
14 St. Andrews House Bishops Close
Sale Price: £71,500
Sale Date: 04/02/2015
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

King Street Primary School

Distance: 0.23 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 210
Address: High Grange Road, DL16 6RA
Telephone: 01388816078
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Bishops Close to King Street Primary School

North Park Primary School

Distance: 0.51 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 217
Address: Bessemer Green, DL16 6PP
Telephone: 01388815943
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Bishops Close to North Park Primary School

Oxclose Nursery School

Distance: 0.55 Kilometers
Type: LA Nursery School
Phase: Nursery
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 79
Address: Oxclose Crescent, DL16 6RU
Telephone: 01388814970
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Bishops Close to Oxclose Nursery School

Ox Close Primary School

Distance: 0.55 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 267
Address: Ox Close Crescent, DL16 6RU
Telephone: 01388814860
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Bishops Close to Ox Close Primary School
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Bishop Auckland Hospital

Address: Cockton Hill Road, Bishop Auckland, DL14 6AD,
NHS Sector
County Durham and Darlington NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01388 455000
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Distance: 7.19 (km)
Directions from Bishops Close to Bishop Auckland Hospital

Auckland Park Hospital, Bishop Auckland

Address: Westfield Road, Bishop Auckland, DL14 6AE,
NHS Sector
Tees, Esk and Wear Valleys NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01388 645300
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Distance: 7.29 (km)
Directions from Bishops Close to Auckland Park Hospital, Bishop Auckland

University Hospital Of North Durham

Address: North Road, Durham, DH1 5TW,
NHS Sector
County Durham and Darlington NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0191 333 2333
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Distance: 9.86 (km)
Directions from Bishops Close to University Hospital Of North Durham

City Hospitals Sunderland at University Hospital Of North Durham

Address: University Hospital Of Durham, Dryburn Hospital, North Road, Durham, DH1 5TW,
Independent Sector
City Hospitals Sunderland NHS Foundation Trust
Distance: 9.86 (km)
Directions from Bishops Close to City Hospitals Sunderland at University Hospital Of North Durham
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Bishops Close Medical Practice

Address: Spennymoor Health Centre, Bishop's Close, Spennymoor, County Durham, DL16 6ED
Telephone: 01388 811455
Distance: 0.04 (km)
Directions from Bishops Close to Bishops Close Medical Practice

St Andrew's Medical Practice

Address: Sensier House, St Andrew's Lane, Spennymoor, County Durham, DL16 6QA
Telephone: 01388 817777
Distance: 0.08 (km)
Directions from Bishops Close to St Andrew's Medical Practice

Oxford Road Medical Practice

Address: The Surgery, Oxford Road, Spennymoor, County Durham, DL16 6BQ
Telephone: 01388 810081
Distance: 0.29 (km)
Directions from Bishops Close to Oxford Road Medical Practice

4real Service

Address: Council Offices, Green Lane, Spennymoor, County Durham, DL16 6JQ
Telephone: 0300 0267567
Distance: 1.72 (km)
Directions from Bishops Close to 4real Service
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 17 Whitworth Terrace, Spennymoor, County Durham, DL16 7LD
Distance: 0.57 (km)
Directions from Bishops Close to Dental Surgery

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 5 Clyde Terrace, Spennymoor, County Durham, DL16 7SE
Distance: 0.59 (km)
Directions from Bishops Close to Dental Surgery

Ferryhill Dental Surgery

Address: Ferryhill Dental Surgery, Old Sorting Office, Durham Road, Ferryhill, County Durham, DL17 8LG
Distance: 2.91 (km)
Directions from Bishops Close to Ferryhill Dental Surgery

Victoria Lane Health Centre

Address: Victoria Lane Health Centre, Victoria Lane, Coundon, Bishop Auckland, County Durham, DL14 8NP
Distance: 4.73 (km)
Directions from Bishops Close to Victoria Lane Health Centre
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Spennymoor Library

24 Cheapside, Spennymoor, DL166DJ
Telephone: 01388 814 694
Distance: 0.03 Kilometres
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Directions from Bishops Close to Spennymoor Library

Ferryhill Library

North Street, Ferryhill, DL178HX
Telephone:
Distance: 3.11 Kilometres
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Directions from Bishops Close to Ferryhill Library

Cornforth Library

High Street, Ferryhill, DL179HP
Telephone: 01740654 320
Distance: 5.09 Kilometres
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Chilton Library

Durham Road, Chilton, DL170EX
Telephone: 01388 720251
Distance: 5.16 Kilometres
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Directions from Bishops Close to Chilton Library

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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Chester-Le-Street Station is 17.21 Kilometers away

Directions from Bishops 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

Seaham Station is 22.36 Kilometers away

Directions from Bishops Close 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

Dunston Station is 27.9 Kilometers away

Directions from Bishops Close 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

Yarm Station is 27.91 Kilometers away

Directions from Bishops Close to Yarm

Yarm station is operated by TransPennine Express in the Stockton South area on the Northallerton - Stockton stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Garforth • Huddersfield • Leeds • Manchester Airport • Manchester Piccadilly • Middlesbrough • Northallerton • Thirsk • Thornaby • York

Airports

Nearest Airports

Durham Tees Valley Airport is 23.58 Kilometers away Directions from Bishops Close to Durham Tees Valley Airport
Newcastle International Airport is 38.11 Kilometers away Directions from Bishops Close to Newcastle International Airport
Leeds Bradford International Airport is 92.46 Kilometers away Directions from Bishops Close to Leeds Bradford International Airport
Robin Hood Doncaster Sheffield Airport is 140.81 Kilometers away Directions from Bishops Close to Robin Hood Doncaster Sheffield Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Transporter Bridge South Side is 27.09 Kilometers away
Directions from Bishops Close to Transporter Bridge South Side
Transporter Bridge North Side is 27.1 Kilometers away
Directions from Bishops Close to Transporter Bridge North Side
Newcastle International Ferry Terminal is 33.87 Kilometers away
Directions from Bishops Close to Newcastle International Ferry Terminal
South Shields Ferry Terminal is 34.58 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Bishops Close is approximately 3.34 miles from the A1M

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: A1(M) J61/A177/A688/B6291 - 6.05 Km Away
Directions from Bishops Close to A1(M) J61/A177/A688/B6291
Junction: A1(M) J60/A689 - 7.71 Km Away
Directions from Bishops Close to A1(M) J60/A689
Junction: A1(M) J62/A690 - 11.33 Km Away
Directions from Bishops Close to A1(M) J62/A690
Junction: A1(M) J59/A167 - 13.16 Km Away
Directions from Bishops Close to A1(M) J59/A167

In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Iceland Foods

Oxford Road, Spennymoor, DL16 6YQ
Distance: 0.11 Kilometres
Directions from Bishops Close to Iceland Foods

Asda

Oxford Road, Spennymoor, DL16 6YQSt Andrews Lane, Spennymoor, DL16 6QB
Distance: 0.13 Kilometres
Directions from Bishops Close to Asda

Aldi Stores Ltd

Oxford Road, Spennymoor, DL16 6YQSt Andrews Lane, Spennymoor, DL16 6QBCambridge Street, Spennymoor, DL16 6DF
Distance: 0.28 Kilometres
Directions from Bishops Close to Aldi Stores Ltd

Lidl

Oxford Road, Spennymoor, DL16 6YQSt Andrews Lane, Spennymoor, DL16 6QBCambridge Street, Spennymoor, DL16 6DFWesleyan Road, Spennymoor, DL16 6DF
Distance: 0.28 Kilometres
Directions from Bishops Close to Lidl

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nature Reserve

Attraction Name: Rosa Shafto Nature Reserve
Distance: 1.86 (km)
Directions from Bishops Close to Rosa Shafto Nature Reserve

Country Park

Attraction Name: Whitworth Hall Country Park
Distance: 2.33 (km)
Directions from Bishops Close to Whitworth Hall Country Park

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Auckland Castle Deer House
Distance: 5.19 (km)
Directions from Bishops Close to Auckland Castle Deer House

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Bishop Auckland Discovery Centre
Distance: 5.21 (km)
Directions from Bishops Close to Bishop Auckland Discovery Centre

Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of County Durham
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County Hall
Durham
County Durham
DH1 5UL
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 0300 1237070
Within the electoral area of Not Found -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Bishop Auckland
The Member of Parliament is Goodman, Helen
Within the area of Spennymoor Civil Parish Council
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01020820
Ons Area Name:County Durham 049C
Average Age : 43.04
Population: 1516.00
Male Population: 720.00 (47.49%)
Female Population: 796.00 (52.51%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 44 (2.9%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
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Welcome to the Hutton Neighbourhood Policing Team pages.

We are committed to making your neighbourhood a safer place to live, work and visit and will work with the community and our partners to tackle local problems.

Hutton is part of the Brentwood district and covers areas including Hutton North, Hutton South, Hutton Central, Hutton East and Shenfield.

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Recent Crime in the Area

Violent-crime76
Burglary9
Criminal-damage-arson28
Public-order30
Other-theft13
Shoplifting23
Vehicle-crime3
Robbery2
Drugs3
1
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location details

Location Details

Bishops Close

OS Reference: 425945, 533980
OS Grid Reference: NZ259340
Latitude and Longitude: 54.700070964312, -1.5973674723385
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 18.712 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Bishops Close

Map Number: 93
Map Name: Cleveland & Darlington
Spennymoor
Durham
North East
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