Blackfriars Close

Postcode: B79 7YJ

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Road Name:Blackfriars Close
Road Type:residential

Blackfriars Close is a street in the settlement of Tamworth which is within the electoral area of Castle Ward in the administration area of Tamworth District Council within Staffordshire County Council located in the West Midlands Euro Region of the UK.

Blackfriars Close is located 104.13 miles North West from the centre of London, 13.41 miles North East from the centre of Birmingham, 17.99 miles North West from the centre of Coventry and 22.19 miles South West from the centre of Derby.

Blackfriars Close is approximately 62.66 miles from the coastal tidal high water mark) and is 59 metres above sea level


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Postcodes for Blackfriars Close

B79 7YJ


The Central point of Blackfriars Close is approximately 59 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Nearby Telephone Area Codes

Area Code: 01827 - Tamworth

Hotels and Places to Stay Near Blackfriars Close

Hotel information updated 09/10/2016

Tamworth Arms - tamworth
Just 5 minutes from Tamworth centre, The Tamworth Arms is a traditional English pub with a popular restaurant and selection of real ales. The colourful rooms have modern, en suite bathrooms.
Address:Lichfield Street, B79 7QL, Tamworth
Number of Rooms:21
Lowest Price Room:£40
Highest Price Room:£75
Castle Hotel - tamworth
Star Rating:3 Stars
The 3-star Castle Hotel is in the centre of historic Tamworth, with en suite rooms, a unique restaurant, a Russian-themed bar and a late-night lounge bar.
Address:Ladybank, B79 7NB, Tamworth
Number of Rooms:40
Lowest Price Room:£52
Highest Price Room:£75
The Peel Aldergate - tamworth
Star Rating:4 Stars
This small hotel with restaurant is a 10-minute drive from Drayton Manor theme park. Its rooms have free WiFi, flat-screen TV and tea/coffee making facilities.
Address:13-14 Aldergate, B79 7DL, Tamworth
Number of Rooms:19
Lowest Price Room:£60
Highest Price Room:£92.5
Oak Tree Farm ( Adults Only) - tamworth
Star Rating:5 Stars
A 10-minute drive from Drayton Manor Theme Park, Oaktree Farm is a 17th-century country farmhouse offering views of Rive Tame. It enjoys the very top AA star rating for a B&B, and features a heated indoor pool, free Wi-Fi and free on-site parking.
Address:68 Hints Road, B783AA, Hopwas, Tamworth
Number of Rooms:14
Lowest Price Room:£55
Highest Price Room:£85
Globe Inn - tamworth
Star Rating:4 Stars
Totally refurbished in February 2009, the Globe Inn has en suite rooms, free Wi-Fi, and breakfast, lunch and dinner menus. You can enjoy a mix of traditional and unique dishes at the Globe Inn, where there is also free parking.
Address:Lower gungate, B79 7AT, Tamworth
Number of Rooms:18
Lowest Price Room:£45
Highest Price Room:£60

Local Council Details

Within the area of Tamworth District
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Marmion House
Lichfield Street
B79 7BZ
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Telephone Number: 01827 709 709
County Council: Staffordshire County
Within the electoral area of Castle Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Tamworth
The Member of Parliament is Pincher, Christopher

Water and Drainage Details

Severn Trent Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Blackfriars Close

48 Blackfriars Close
Sale Price: £69,000
Sale Date: 17/07/2015
45 Blackfriars Close
Sale Price: £127,000
Sale Date: 26/04/2013
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01029836
Ons Area Name:Tamworth 002B
Average Age : 40.40
Population: 1278.00
Male Population: 625.00 (48.9%)
Female Population: 653.00 (51.1%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 13 (1.02%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
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Mercian borders Tamworth town centre, and features a mix of new homes and old established housing. Queen Elizabeth Mercian School is one of its landmarks.

Neighbouring Spital is a suburb which provides a lot of local employment thanks to a number of large business and industrial parks.

The area has two high schools and a good selection of primary schools. Spital is also home to the newly refurbished Tamworth College which offers a wide range of further education courses.

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Telephone: 101
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Recent Crime in the Area

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Location details

Location Details

Blackfriars Close

OS Reference: 419372, 304338
OS Grid Reference: SK194043
Latitude and Longitude: 52.636093533444, -1.7137143432827
Approximate distance to the Coast: 62.66 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Blackfriars Close

Map Number: 139
Map Name: Birmingham
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Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Tamworth Rail Station is 1.95 Kilometers away (1.21 miles)
Tamworth High Level Rail Station is 1.95 Kilometers away (1.21 miles)
Wilnecote (Staffs) Rail Station is 3.74 Kilometers away (2.32 miles)
Polesworth Rail Station is 7.18 Kilometers away (4.46 miles)

Nearest Airports

Birmingham International Airport is 20.42 Kilometers away
East Midlands Airport is 33.56 Kilometers away
Coventry Airport is 34.04 Kilometers away
Gloucestershire Airport is 88.05 Kilometers away

Nearest Ferries


Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Blackfriars Close is approximately 1.02 miles from the A5

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M6 TOLL T4/A5/A38 - 6.05 Km Away
Junction: M42 J10/A5(T) - 6.20 Km Away
Junction: M6 TOLL T5/A5(T)/A5127/A5148(T) - 8.01 Km Away

Health Clinics

Out Of Hours
Merlin House, Etchell Road, Bitterscote, Tamworth, B78 3HF
Distance: 1.13 Kilometers
Telephone: 01827 306111
Riverside Surgery
Riverside Surgery, 41-42 Balfour, Riverside, Tamworth, B797BH
Distance: 1.16 Kilometers
Telephone: 01827 66676
The Peel Medical Practice
The Peel Medical Practice, Peel Court, 2 Aldergate, Tamworth, Staffordshire, B797DJ
Distance: 1.22 Kilometers
Telephone: 01827 50575
The Aldergate Med.pract.
The Aldergate Med.pract., The Mount,10 Salters Lane, Tamworth, Staffordshire, B798BH
Distance: 1.35 Kilometers
Telephone: 0844 4773012
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Tamworth Library

Corporation Street, Tamworth, B797DN
Distance: 0.83 Miles
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Glascote Library

Caledonian, Tamworth, B772ED
Distance: 2.38 Miles
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Wilnecote Library

Wilnecote High School, Tamworth, B775LF
Distance: 3.00 Miles
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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions


Attraction Name: Tamworth Castle & Museum
Distance: 1.23 (km)

Theme Park

Attraction Name: Drayton Manor Family Theme Park
Distance: 3.25 (km)


Attraction Name: The Staffordshire Regiment Museum
Distance: 4.69 (km)

Historic House

Attraction Name: Middleton Hall
Distance: 5.86 (km)

Nearest Schools

Moorgate Community Primary School

Distance: 1.21 Kilometers
Type: Primary
Address: Hospital Street, Tamworth, Staffordshire, B79 7EE
Telephone: (01827) 475755

Lark Hall Community Infant School

Distance: 1.33 Kilometers
Type: Primary
Address: Clifton Avenue, Tamworth, Staffordshire, B79 8EF
Telephone: (01827) 475720

Coton Green Primary School

Distance: 1.34 Kilometers
Type: Primary
Address: Kipling Rise, Tamworth, Staffordshire, B79 8LX
Telephone: (01827) 475667

St Elizabeth's Catholic Primary School

Distance: 1.45 Kilometers
Type: Primary
Address: Claremont Road, Tamworth, Staffordshire, B79 8EN
Telephone: (01827) 475860

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Less than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 26.9
Median Speed: 20
Maximum Speed: >=30
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 24
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