Bishops Close

Postcode: TR1 3RR

Bishops Close is a street in the settlement of Truro governed by Truro Civil Parish council in the administration area of Cornwall Council located in the South West Euro Region of the UK.

Bishops Close is located 232.25 miles West from the centre of London, 0.54 miles North from the centre of Truro, 9.91 miles South from the centre of Newquay and 12.43 miles West from the centre of St Austell.

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

TR1 3RR
Height

Height

The Central point of Bishops Close is approximately 16 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Dialling Code: 01872
Telephone Exchange: TRURO - WWTRUR
Telephone Cabinet: P10
Fibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises: FTTC
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Greater than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 11.4
Median Speed: 10.1
Maximum Speed: 20
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 10
water

Water and Drainage Details

South West Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Bishops Close

18 Bishops Close
Sale Price: £395,000
Sale Date: 29/06/2017
22 Bishops Close
Sale Price: £288,000
Sale Date: 03/02/2017
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

Truro Nursery School

Distance: 0.33 Kilometers
Type: LA Nursery School
Phase: Nursery
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 79
Address: Higher Trehaverne, TR1 3RJ
Telephone: 01872274693
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Bishops Close to Truro Nursery School

St Mary's CofE School, Truro

Distance: 0.33 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Controlled School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 203
Address: Higher Trehaverne, TR1 3RJ
Telephone: 01872276689
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Bishops Close to St Mary's CofE School, Truro

Archbishop Benson CofE Primary School

Distance: 0.62 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 432
Address: Bodmin Road, TR1 1BN
Telephone: 01872273185
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Bishops Close to Archbishop Benson CofE Primary School

Bosvigo School

Distance: 1.09 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 313
Address: Chapel Hill, TR1 3BJ
Telephone: 01872274034
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Bishops Close to Bosvigo School
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Duchy Hospital

Address: Penventinnie Lane, Truro, TR1 3UP,
Independent Sector
Ramsay Healthcare UK Operations Limited
Telephone: 0800 917 0022
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Distance: 2.73 (km)
Directions from Bishops Close to Duchy Hospital

Royal Cornwall Hospital (Treliske)

Address: Treliske, Truro, TR1 3LQ,
NHS Sector
Royal Cornwall Hospitals NHS Trust
Telephone: 01872 250000
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 2.8 (km)
Directions from Bishops Close to Royal Cornwall Hospital (Treliske)

Falmouth Hospital

Address: Trescobeas Road, Falmouth, TR11 2JA,
Independent Sector
Peninsula Community Health C.I.C
Telephone: 01326 430000
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Distance: 13.05 (km)
Directions from Bishops Close to Falmouth Hospital

Camborne Redruth Community Hospital

Address: Barncoose Terrace, Barncoose, Redruth, TR15 3ER,
Independent Sector
Peninsula Community Health C.I.C
Telephone: 01209 318000
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Distance: 14.21 (km)
Directions from Bishops Close to Camborne Redruth Community Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Cornwall Health for Homeless

Address: Cwll Health for Homeless, St Petrocs Resource Ctr, 8 City Road, Truro, Cornwall, TR1 2JJ
Telephone: 01872 273617
Distance: 1.01 (km)
Directions from Bishops Close to Cornwall Health for Homeless

Addaction Cornwall Central

Address: Western House, Tabernacle Street, Truro, Cornwall, TR1 2EJ
Telephone: 01872 263001
Distance: 1.15 (km)
Directions from Bishops Close to Addaction Cornwall Central

Early Intervention Service Carrick

Address: Tresillian Buidling, Old Cnty Hall, Station Rd, Truro, TR1 3HA
Telephone: 01872 323632
Distance: 1.26 (km)
Directions from Bishops Close to Early Intervention Service Carrick

Community Team Truro

Address: Truro Health Park, Infirmary Hill, Truro, TR1 2JA
Telephone: 01208 834600
Distance: 1.28 (km)
Directions from Bishops Close to Community Team Truro
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Ocean Dental

Address: Ocean Dental, 14 Edward Street, Truro, Cornwall, TR1 3AJ
Distance: 0.78 (km)
Directions from Bishops Close to Ocean Dental

10 Castle Street

Address: 10 Castle Street, Truro, Cornwall, TR1 3AF
Distance: 0.8 (km)
Directions from Bishops Close to 10 Castle Street

Cathedral House

Address: Cathedral House, Wilkes Walk, Truro, Cornwall, TR1 2UE
Distance: 0.85 (km)
Directions from Bishops Close to Cathedral House

13 St Georges Road

Address: 13 St Georges Road, Truro, Cornwall, TR1 3JE
Distance: 0.85 (km)
Directions from Bishops Close to 13 St Georges Road
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Truro Library

Union Place, Truro, TR11EP
Telephone: 01872 279205
Distance: 0.78 Kilometres
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Directions from Bishops Close to Truro Library

Perranporth Library

Oddfellows Hall, Ponsmere Road, Perranporth, TR60BW
Telephone: 01872 572 590
Distance: 10.8 Kilometres
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Directions from Bishops Close to Perranporth Library

St Agnes Library

The Car Park, St Agnes, TR50TP
Telephone: 01872 553 245
Distance: 11.44 Kilometres
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Penryn Library

St Thomas Street, Penryn, TR108JN
Telephone:
Distance: 12.03 Kilometres
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Directions from Bishops Close to Penryn Library

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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Perranwell Station is 7.31 Kilometers away

Directions from Bishops Close to Perranwell

Perranwell station is operated by Great Western Railway in the Truro and Falmouth area on the Falmouth Docks Branch stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Falmouth Docks • Falmouth Town • Penmere • Penryn • Truro

Penryn Station is 11.89 Kilometers away

Directions from Bishops Close to Penryn

Penryn station is operated by Great Western Railway in the Truro and Falmouth area on the Falmouth Docks Branch stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Falmouth Docks • Falmouth Town • Penmere • Perranwell • Truro

Falmouth Docks Station is 13.42 Kilometers away

Directions from Bishops Close to Falmouth Docks

Falmouth Docks station is operated by Great Western Railway in the Truro and Falmouth area on the Falmouth Docks Branch stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Falmouth Town • Penmere • Penryn • Perranwell • Truro

Penmere Station is 13.61 Kilometers away

Directions from Bishops Close to Penmere

Penmere station is operated by Great Western Railway in the Truro and Falmouth area on the Falmouth Docks Branch stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Falmouth Docks • Falmouth Town • Penryn • Perranwell • Truro

Airports

Nearest Airports

Newquay St Mawgan Airport is 19.85 Kilometers away Directions from Bishops Close to Newquay St Mawgan Airport
Penzance Airport is 36.52 Kilometers away Directions from Bishops Close to Penzance Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Tolverne Ferry Landing is 5.94 Kilometers away
Directions from Bishops Close to Tolverne Ferry Landing
Trelisick Ferry Landing is 6.37 Kilometers away
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Philleigh King Harry Ferry Landing is 6.47 Kilometers away
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Ponsharden Ferry Landing is 12.08 Kilometers away
Directions from Bishops Close to Ponsharden Ferry Landing
Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Bishops Close is approximately 3.20 miles from the A30

Nearest Motorway Junctions

In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Co-operative

26 Boscawen Street, Truro, Cornwall, TR1 2QQ
Distance: 0.95 Kilometres
Directions from Bishops Close to Co-operative

Waitrose

Union Hill, Truro, Cornwall, TR1 1RH
Distance: 1.28 Kilometres
Directions from Bishops Close to Waitrose

Tesco

Garras Wharf, Truro, Cornwall, TR1 2TN
Distance: 1.33 Kilometres
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Sainsbury's

J Sainsbury Plc, Treyew Road, Truro, Cornwall, TR1 3XL
Distance: 1.41 Kilometres
Directions from Bishops Close to Sainsbury's

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Museum

Attraction Name: Royal Cornwall Museum (World Heritage Site)
Distance: 0.35 (km)
Directions from Bishops Close to Royal Cornwall Museum (World Heritage Site)

Historic Place of Worship

Attraction Name: Truro Cathedral
Distance: 0.47 (km)
Directions from Bishops Close to Truro Cathedral

Garden

Attraction Name: Bosvigo
Distance: 1.19 (km)
Directions from Bishops Close to Bosvigo

Garden

Attraction Name: Trelissick Gardens
Distance: 6.52 (km)
Directions from Bishops Close to Trelissick Gardens

Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Cornwall
Visit the Council's Website
County Hall
Treyew Road
Truro
Cornwall
TR1 3AY
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 0300 1234 100
Within the electoral area of Not Found -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Truro and Falmouth
The Member of Parliament is Sarah Newton
Details for the MP Sarah Newton on parliament.uk
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In the 2017 General Election Sarah Newton won with a majority of 3792 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 74683
Within the area of Truro Civil Parish Council
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01018858
Ons Area Name:Cornwall 043F
Average Age : 49.14
Population: 1458.00
Male Population: 679.00 (46.57%)
Female Population: 779.00 (53.43%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 18 (1.23%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
Find a Local Neighbourhood Watch Scheme

Our neighbourhood is diverse and stretches from Treliske Hospital in the west and to Truro Heights, Kenwyn Hill in the North, the southern boundary runs along the Newham branchline and the eastern edge is marked by Daubuz Moor along with City Road and Infirmary Hill.

There are three state primary schools on our patch; Bosvigo, St Marys and Truro Learning Academy. Truro High School and Truro Preparatory school are also within our area and we visit all of our schools to deliver presentations on specific topics throughout the year.

Hendra skatepark is a world class skate facility in our neighbourhood. This hugely popular amenity is used by all ages and abilities. Team members conduct regular patrols of the skatepark and surrounding area.

Officers work with various community groups in our neighbourhood, these include neighbourhood watch co-ordinators, residents associations and youth clubs; with the aim of making our neighbourhood an even better place to live.

We welcome you to contact us regarding any matter, this can be done by calling 101 or:

PHONE - 01872 227113 (answerphone)

EMAIL - truro@devonandcornwall.pnn.police.uk

FACEBOOK - www.facebook.com/TruroPolice

TWITTER - @PoliceTruro

 

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Telephone: 101
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Recent Crime in the Area

Violent-crime41
Public-order20
Possession-of-weapons2
Shoplifting27
Other-theft8
Drugs7
Criminal-damage-arson19
Bicycle-theft1
Burglary7
Theft-from-the-person1
Vehicle-crime2
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location details

Location Details

Bishops Close

OS Reference: 182359, 045751
OS Grid Reference: SW824458
Latitude and Longitude: 50.270934432492, -5.0545874430619
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 0.908112 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Bishops Close

Map Number: 204
Map Name: Truro & Falmouth
Kenwyn
Cornwall
South West
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