Blake Close

Postcode: LE12 8FS

Blake Close is a street in the settlement of Barrow upon Soar governed by Barrow upon Soar Civil Parish council which is within the electoral area of Barrow and Sileby West Ward in the administration area of Charnwood District Council within Leicestershire County Council located in the East Midlands Euro Region of the UK.

Blake Close is located 97.64 miles North West from the centre of London, 8.46 miles North from the centre of Leicester, 13.51 miles South from the centre of Nottingham and 17.66 miles South East from the centre of Derby.

Road Name:Blake Close
Road Type:residential
Speed Limit:30 Mph
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Postcodes for Blake Close

LE12 8FS
nearest tide point and watercourse

Tides and Rivers

Blake Close is approximately 52.6171 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 61 metres above sea level

The nearest significant watercourse to Blake Close is a river called River Soar which is approximately 0.568196 kilometres away
Height

Height

The Central point of Blake Close is approximately 61 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Area Code: 01509 - Loughborough
Area Code: 0116 - Leicester
Area Code: 01530 - Coalville
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Less than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 15.2
Median Speed: 3.6
Maximum Speed: >=30
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 7
water

Water and Drainage Details

Severn Trent Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Blake Close

3b Blake Close
Sale Price: £492,000
Sale Date: 08/02/2013
3a Blake Close
Sale Price: £499,999
Sale Date: 20/11/2009
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

Humphrey Perkins School

Distance: 0.35 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 867
Address: Cotes Road, Barrow-upon-Soar, LE12 8JU
Telephone: 01509412385
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Blake Close to Humphrey Perkins School

Barrow Hall Orchard Church of England Primary School

Distance: 0.83 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 461
Address: Church Street, Barrow-upon-Soar, LE12 8HP
Telephone: 01509412188
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Blake Close to Barrow Hall Orchard Church of England Primary School

Rawlins Academy

Distance: 1.82 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 1350
Address: Loughborough Road, Quorn, LE12 8DY
Telephone: 01509622800
Website: Visit School Website
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St Bartholomew's Church of England Primary School

Distance: 2.41 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Controlled School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 462
Address: Willowcroft, Quorn, LE12 8HQ
Telephone: 01509412250
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Blake Close to St Bartholomew's Church of England Primary School
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Loughborough Hospital

Address: Hospital Way, Loughborough, Leicestershire,
NHS Sector
Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust
Telephone: 01509 611600
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Distance: 5.05 (km)
Directions from Blake Close to Loughborough Hospital

Leicester Frith Hospital

Address: Groby Road, Leicester, LE3 9QF,
NHS Sector
Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust
Telephone: 0116 225 5200
Distance: 11.43 (km)
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Glenfield Hospital

Address: Groby Road, Leicester, LE3 9QP,
NHS Sector
University Hospitals Of Leicester NHS Trust
Telephone: 0300 303 1573
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Distance: 11.7 (km)
Directions from Blake Close to Glenfield Hospital

Coalville Community Hospital

Address: Coalville Hospital, Broom Leys Road, Coalville, LE67 4DE,
Independent Sector
University Hospitals Of Leicester NHS Trust
Distance: 13.67 (km)
Directions from Blake Close to Coalville Community Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Barrow Health Centre

Address: Health Ctr, 27 High St, Barrow-upon-soar, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE12 8PY
Telephone: 0844 4770922
Distance: 0.81 (km)
Directions from Blake Close to Barrow Health Centre

Quorn Medical Centre

Address: Quorn Medical Centre, 1 Station Road, Quorn, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE12 8BP
Telephone: 01509 410800
Distance: 1.54 (km)
Directions from Blake Close to Quorn Medical Centre

Park View Surgery

Address: Park View Surgery, 24-28 Leicester Road, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 2AG
Telephone: 01509 230717
Distance: 3.38 (km)
Directions from Blake Close to Park View Surgery

Loughborough Nhs Wic

Address: Pinfold Gate, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 1DQ
Telephone: 01509 553998
Distance: 3.58 (km)
Directions from Blake Close to Loughborough Nhs Wic
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

17 Cotes Road

Address: 17 Cotes Road, Barrow Upon Soar, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE12 8JP
Distance: 0.21 (km)
Directions from Blake Close to 17 Cotes Road

Soar Valley Dental Practice

Address: Soar Valley Dental Practice, 46 High Street, Barrow Upon Soar, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE12 8PY
Distance: 0.81 (km)
Directions from Blake Close to Soar Valley Dental Practice

18 Station Road

Address: 18 Station Road, Quorn, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE12 8BS
Distance: 1.71 (km)
Directions from Blake Close to 18 Station Road

168 Leicester Road

Address: 168 Leicester Road, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 2AH
Distance: 2.84 (km)
Directions from Blake Close to 168 Leicester Road
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Barrow Upon Soar Library

North Street, Barrow Upon Soar, Loughborough, LE128PZ
Telephone: 0116 3053543
Distance: 0.71 Kilometres
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Quorn Library

Rawlins Community College, Loughborough Road, Quorn, LE128DY
Telephone: 0116 305 3665
Distance: 1.79 Kilometres
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Mountsorrel Library

Church House, The Green, Mountsorrel, LE127AF
Telephone: 0116 305 5892
Distance: 3.56 Kilometres
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Loughborough Library

Granby Street, Charnwood, LE113DZ
Telephone: 0116 3052420
Distance: 3.95 Kilometres
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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Barrow-Upon-Soar Station is 1.18 Kilometers away

Directions from Blake Close to Barrow-Upon-Soar

Barrow-Upon-Soar station is operated by East Midlands Trains in the Loughborough area on the Bedford - Corby / Nottingham stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Attenborough • Beeston • Bleasby • Burton Joyce • Carlton • Collingham • East Midlands Parkway • Fiskerton • Hykeham • Leicester • Lincoln Central • Loughborough • Lowdham • Metheringham • Newark Castle • Nottingham • Rolleston • Ruskington • Sileby • Sleaford • Swinderby • Syston • Thurgarton

Loughborough Station is 3.61 Kilometers away

Directions from Blake Close to Loughborough

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

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Alfreton • Attenborough • Barrow-Upon-Soar • Bedford Midland • Beeston • Belper • Bleasby • Burton Joyce • Carlton • Chesterfield • Collingham • Derby • Doncaster • East Midlands Parkway • Fiskerton • Hykeham • Kettering • Langley Mill • Leeds • Leicester • Lincoln Central • Long Eaton • Lowdham • Luton • Luton Airport Parkway • Market Harborough • Metheringham • Newark Castle • Nottingham • Rolleston • Ruskington • Scarborough • Sheffield • Sileby • Sleaford • St.Pancras • Swinderby • Syston • Thurgarton • Wakefield Westgate • Wellingborough • York

Sileby Station is 4.21 Kilometers away

Directions from Blake Close to Sileby

Sileby station is operated by East Midlands Trains in the Loughborough 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 • Leicester • Lincoln Central • Loughborough • Lowdham • Metheringham • Newark Castle • Nottingham • Rolleston • Ruskington • Sleaford • Swinderby • Syston • Thurgarton

Syston Station is 8.6 Kilometers away

Directions from Blake 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

Airports

Nearest Airports

East Midlands Airport is 14.02 Kilometers away Directions from Blake Close to East Midlands Airport
Coventry Airport is 48.43 Kilometers away Directions from Blake Close to Coventry Airport
Birmingham International Airport is 51.56 Kilometers away Directions from Blake Close to Birmingham International Airport
Robin Hood Doncaster Sheffield Airport is 80.89 Kilometers away Directions from Blake Close to Robin Hood Doncaster Sheffield Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Hampton Ferry Landing is 159 Kilometers away
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Moulsey - Hurst Park Ferry Landing is 159.08 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Blake Close is approximately 3.69 miles from the A46

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M1 J23/A512 - 8 Km Away
Directions from Blake Close to M1 J23/A512
Junction: M1 J22/A50/A511 - 11.54 Km Away
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Junction: M1 J23A/A42(T)/A453 - 12.08 Km Away
Directions from Blake Close to M1 J23A/A42(T)/A453
Junction: M1 J24/A6(T)/A50(T)/A453(T) - 13.44 Km Away
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In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

The Co-operative Group

19 High Street, Barrow Upon Soar, LE12 8PY
Distance: 0.81 Kilometres
Directions from Blake Close to The Co-operative Group

Central England Co-operative

19 High Street, Barrow Upon Soar, LE12 8PY23 Loughborough Road, Quorn, LE12 8DU
Distance: 1.94 Kilometres
Directions from Blake Close to Central England Co-operative

Waitrose Limited

19 High Street, Barrow Upon Soar, LE12 8PY23 Loughborough Road, Quorn, LE12 8DUGranite Way, Mountsorrel, LE12 7TZ
Distance: 2.49 Kilometres
Directions from Blake Close to Waitrose Limited

Tesco Stores

19 High Street, Barrow Upon Soar, LE12 8PY23 Loughborough Road, Quorn, LE12 8DUGranite Way, Mountsorrel, LE12 7TZ48-56 Leicester Road, Loughborough, LE11 2AL
Distance: 3.41 Kilometres
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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Stonehurst Family Farm and Museum
Distance: 2.71 (km)
Directions from Blake Close to Stonehurst Family Farm and Museum

Preserved Railway

Attraction Name: Great Central Railway
Distance: 2.74 (km)
Directions from Blake Close to Great Central Railway

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Whatoff Lodge Farm
Distance: 3.09 (km)
Directions from Blake Close to Whatoff Lodge Farm

Museum

Attraction Name: Bellfoundry Museum, Great Central Railway, Old Rectory Museum, Charnwood Museum
Distance: 3.63 (km)
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Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Charnwood District
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Council Offices
Southfields Road
Loughborough
Leicestershire
LE11 2TN
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 01509 263151
County Council: Leicestershire County
Address:
Within the electoral area of Barrow and Sileby West Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Loughborough
The Member of Parliament is Morgan, Nicky
Within the area of Barrow upon Soar Civil Parish Council
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01025676
Ons Area Name:Charnwood 011C
Average Age : 38.54
Population: 2126.00
Male Population: 1015.00 (47.74%)
Female Population: 1111.00 (52.26%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 8 (0.38%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
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Recent Crime in the Area

Vehicle-crime8
Criminal-damage-arson5
Violent-crime5
Shoplifting1
Public-order1
Burglary3
Other-crime2
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location details

Location Details

Blake Close

OS Reference: 457118, 318147
OS Grid Reference: SK571181
Latitude and Longitude: 52.757571744254, -1.1535380184078
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 52.6171 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Blake Close

Map Number: 129
Map Name: Nottingham & Loughborough
Barrow-upon-Soar
Leicestershire
East Midlands
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