Blackwell Close

Postcode: LE18 3LN


Blackwell Close is a street in the settlement of Leicester which is within the electoral area of Wigston Meadowcourt Ward in the administration area of Oadby and Wigston District Council within Leicestershire County Council located in the East Midlands Euro Region of the UK.

Blackwell Close is located 85.43 miles North West from the centre of London, 4.41 miles South East from the centre of Leicester, 21.1 miles North East from the centre of Coventry and 24.87 miles North from the centre of Northampton.

Road Name:Blackwell Close
Road Type:residential
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LE18 3LN
nearest tide point and watercourse

Tides and Rivers

Blackwell Close is approximately 69.6814 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 89 metres above sea level

The nearest significant watercourse to Blackwell Close is an unnamed river which is approximately 0.78047 kilometres away
Height

Height

The Central point of Blackwell Close is approximately 89 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Area Code: 0116 - Leicester

Hotels and Places to Stay Near Blackwell Close

Hotel information updated 06/02/2017

Hotels
Ramada Leicester Stage Hotel - leicester
Star Rating:3 Stars
Just 10 minutes from the city centre and the M1/M69 junction 21, the Ramada Leicester Stage Hotel offers modern accommodation with free Wi-Fi, free private parking and a 24-hour front desk.
Address:299 Leicester Road, Wigston, LE18 1JW, Leicester
Number of Rooms:75
Lowest Price Room:£58.65
Highest Price Room:£77
College Court - leicester
Situated in Leicester, College Court is a modern 17.5 million facility with free Wi-Fi throughout and free onsite parking.
Address:Knighton Road, LE2 3TQ, Leicester
Number of Rooms:123
Lowest Price Room:£59
Regency Hotel - leicester
Star Rating:3 Stars
A restored Victorian townhouse and former convent, The Regency Leicester offers free parking and free Wi-Fi just a 5-minute drive away from Leicester city centre and rail station.
Address:360 London Rd, Stoneygate, LE2 2PL, Leicester
Number of Rooms:32
Lowest Price Room:£33.3
Highest Price Room:£75
Stoneycroft Hotel - leicester
The Stoneycroft Hotel is a family-run establishment, only a few minutes' walk from Leicester’s city centre and the world-famous De Montfort Hall.
Address:5-7 Elmfield Avenue, Off London Road, Stoneygate, LE2 1RB, Leicester
Number of Rooms:43
Lowest Price Room:£39
Highest Price Room:£90
Clarendon Park Place - leicester
Clarendon Park Place is located in Leicester, 600 metres from University of Leicester. De Montfort University is 1.8 km away. The accommodation comes with a seating and dining area.
Address:17 Fleetwood Road 1-2, LE2 1YA, Leicester
Number of Rooms:2
Lowest Price Room:£68
Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Oadby and Wigston District
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Council Offices
Station Road
Wigston
Leicestershire
LE18 2DR
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 0116 288 8961
County Council: Leicestershire County
Address:
Within the electoral area of Wigston Meadowcourt Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Harborough
The Member of Parliament is Garnier, Edward
water

Water and Drainage Details

Severn Trent Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Blackwell Close

3 Blackwell Close
Sale Price: £310,000
Sale Date: 06/03/2015
3 Blackwell Close
Sale Price: £327,500
Sale Date: 07/01/2011
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01025998
Ons Area Name:Oadby and Wigston 007D
Average Age : 39.92
Population: 1772.00
Male Population: 871.00 (49.15%)
Female Population: 901.00 (50.85%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 11 (0.62%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
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Recent Crime in the Area

Vehicle-crime13
Criminal-damage-arson10
Shoplifting9
Violent-crime16
Drugs3
Burglary5
Other-crime2
Possession-of-weapons1
Other-theft3
Public-order1
Bicycle-theft1
Robbery4
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Schools

Nearest Schools

Thythorn Field Community Primary School

Distance: 1 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 165
Address: Bideford Close, LE18 2QU
Telephone: 01162889040
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Blackwell Close to Thythorn Field Community Primary School

The Meadow Community Primary School

Distance: 1 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 358
Address: Meadow Way, Wigston Magna, LE18 3QZ
Telephone: 01162887227
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Blackwell Close to The Meadow Community Primary School

Wigston Birkett House Community Special School

Distance: 1.23 Kilometers
Type: Academy Special Converter
Phase: Special
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 175
Address: Launceston Road, LE18 2FZ
Telephone: 01162885802
Website: Visit School Website
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All Saints Church of England Primary School

Distance: 1.23 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Aided School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 187
Address: Long Street, LE18 2AH
Telephone: 01162880013
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Blackwell Close to All Saints Church of England Primary School

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Location details

Location Details

Blackwell Close

OS Reference: 461486, 298075
OS Grid Reference: SP615981
Latitude and Longitude: 52.576653193316, -1.0925605595436
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 69.6814 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Blackwell Close

Map Number: 140
Map Name: Leicester Coventry & Rugby
Wigston Harcourt
Oadby and Wigston
Leicestershire
East Midlands
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Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

South Wigston Station is 2.76 Kilometers away

Directions from Blackwell Close to South Wigston

South Wigston station is operated by East Midlands Trains in the Harborough area on the Nuneaton - South Wigston stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Audley End • Birmingham New Street • Cambridge • Coleshill Parkway • Ely • Hinckley • Leicester • March • Melton Mowbray • Narborough • Nuneaton • Oakham • Peterborough • Stamford • Stansted Airport • Water Orton

Leicester Station is 6.4 Kilometers away

Directions from Blackwell Close to Leicester

Leicester station is operated by East Midlands Trains in the Leicester South area on the Bedford - Corby / Nottingham stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Alfreton • Ashchurch • Attenborough • Audley End • Barrow-Upon-Soar • Bedford Midland • Beeston • Belper • Birmingham New Street • Bleasby • Bromsgrove • Burton Joyce • Cambridge • Carlton • Cheltenham Spa • Chesterfield • Coleshill Parkway • Collingham • Derby • Doncaster • East Midlands Parkway • Ely • Fiskerton • Gloucester • Hinckley • Hykeham • Kettering • Langley Mill • Leeds • Lincoln Central • Long Eaton • Loughborough • Lowdham • Luton • Luton Airport Parkway • Manea • March • Market Harborough • Melton Mowbray • Metheringham • Narborough • Newark Castle • Nottingham • Nuneaton • Oakham • Peterborough • Rolleston • Ruskington • Scarborough • Sheffield • Sileby • Sleaford • South Wigston • St.Pancras • Stamford • Stansted Airport • Swinderby • Syston • Thurgarton • University • Wakefield Westgate • Water Orton • Wellingborough • Whittlesea • York

Narborough Station is 7.41 Kilometers away

Directions from Blackwell Close to Narborough

Narborough station is operated by East Midlands Trains in the South Leicestershire area on the Nuneaton - South Wigston stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Audley End • Birmingham New Street • Cambridge • Coleshill Parkway • Ely • Hinckley • Leicester • March • Melton Mowbray • Nuneaton • Oakham • Peterborough • South Wigston • Stamford • Stansted Airport • Water Orton

Syston Station is 13.04 Kilometers away

Directions from Blackwell Close to Syston

Syston station is operated by East Midlands Trains in the Charnwood area on the Bedford - Corby / Nottingham stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Attenborough • Barrow-Upon-Soar • Beeston • Bleasby • Burton Joyce • Carlton • Collingham • East Midlands Parkway • Fiskerton • Hykeham • Kettering • Leicester • Lincoln Central • Loughborough • Lowdham • Metheringham • Newark Castle • Nottingham • Rolleston • Ruskington • Sileby • Sleaford • St.Pancras • Swinderby • Thurgarton

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Aldi Foodstore Ltd

Bull Head Street, Wigston, Leicestershire, LE18 1PA
Distance: 0.99 Kilometres
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Iceland Foods Ltd

10 - 14 Bell Street, Wigston, Leicestershire, LE18 1AD
Distance: 1.19 Kilometres
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J Sainsbury Plc

22 Bell Street, Wigston, Leicestershire, LE18 1AD
Distance: 1.19 Kilometres
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J Sainsbury Plc

Glen Road, Oadby, Leicestershire, LE2 4PE
Distance: 2.54 Kilometres
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Airports

Nearest Airports

East Midlands Airport is 31.98 Kilometers away Directions from Blackwell Close to East Midlands Airport
Coventry Airport is 34.71 Kilometers away Directions from Blackwell Close to Coventry Airport
Birmingham International Airport is 45.23 Kilometers away Directions from Blackwell Close to Birmingham International Airport
London Oxford Airport is 84.01 Kilometers away Directions from Blackwell Close to London Oxford Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Kew Pier is 133.16 Kilometers away
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Richmond St. Helena Pier is 135.38 Kilometers away
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Richmond Landing Stage is 135.6 Kilometers away
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Twickenham Hammertons Pier is 136.38 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Blackwell Close is approximately 3.93 miles from the M1

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M1 J21/M69/A5460 - 7.29 Km Away
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Junction: M1 J21A/A46(T)/B5380 - 11.12 Km Away
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Junction: M1 J20/A4304/A4303 - 15.56 Km Away
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Junction: M69 J2/B4669 - 15.6 Km Away
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Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Spire Leicester Hospital

Address: Gartree Road, Leicester, LE2 2FF,
Independent Sector
Spire Healthcare
Telephone: 0116 265 3685
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 4.24 (km)
Directions from Blackwell Close to Spire Leicester Hospital

Leicester General Hospital

Address: Gwendolen Road, Leicester, LE5 4PW,
NHS Sector
University Hospitals Of Leicester NHS Trust
Telephone: 0300 303 1573
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 5.94 (km)
Directions from Blackwell Close to Leicester General Hospital

Leicester Royal Infirmary

Address: Leicester Royal Infirmary, Infirmary Square, Leicester, LE1 5WW,
NHS Sector
University Hospitals Of Leicester NHS Trust
Telephone: 0300 303 1573
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 6.28 (km)
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Nuffield Health, Leicester Hospital

Address: Scraptoft Lane, Leicester, LE5 1HY,
Independent Sector
Nuffield Health
Telephone: 0800 015 5020
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 7.58 (km)
Directions from Blackwell Close to Nuffield Health, Leicester Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Station Road Surgery

Address: 152 Station Road, Wigston, Leicester, LE18 2DL
Telephone: 0116 2813722
Distance: 1.49 (km)
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Bushloe Surgery

Address: Two Steeples Med Centre, Abington Close, Wigston, Leicestershire, LE18 2EW
Telephone: 0116 3440233
Distance: 1.69 (km)
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Long Street Surgery

Address: Two Steeples Medical Ctr, 10 Abington Close, Wigston, Leicestershire, LE18 2EW
Telephone: 0116 2883314
Distance: 1.69 (km)
Directions from Blackwell Close to Long Street Surgery

Wigston Central Surgery

Address: Two Steeples Medical Cent, 10 Abington Close, Wigston, Leicestershire, LE18 2EW
Telephone: 0116 2882566
Distance: 1.69 (km)
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Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 45 Long Street, Wigston, Leicestershire, LE18 2AJ
Distance: 1.21 (km)
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Briarmead Dental

Address: Briarmead Dental, 95 Briar Meads, Oadby, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE2 5WE
Distance: 1.62 (km)
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Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 101 Leicester Road, Wigston, Leicestershire, LE18 1NS
Distance: 1.64 (km)
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Wigston Dental Care

Address: Wigston Dental Care, 287 Leicester Road, Wigston, Leicestershire, LE18 1JW
Distance: 2.38 (km)
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Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Wigston Magna Library

Bull Head Street, Wigston, LE181PA
Telephone: 0116 305 3689
Distance: 0.99 Kilometres
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Oadby Library

10 The Parade, Leicester, LE25BF
Telephone: 0116 305 8763
Distance: 2.6 Kilometres
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South Wigston Library

Bassett Street, South Wigston, Wigston, LE184PE
Telephone: 0116 3053533
Distance: 2.74 Kilometres
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Southfields Library

Saffron Lane, Leicester, LE26QS
Telephone: 0116 299 5480
Distance: 3.69 Kilometres
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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Country Park

Attraction Name: Brocks Hill Country Park and Visitor Centre
Distance: 1.64 (km)
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Museum

Attraction Name: Wigston Framework Knitters Museum, Wigston Museum
Distance: 1.69 (km)
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Racecourse

Attraction Name: Leicester Racecourse
Distance: 2.28 (km)
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Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Wistow Rural Centre
Distance: 3.25 (km)
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Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Greater than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 10.7
Median Speed: 4.5
Maximum Speed: >=30
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 8