Blenheim Close

Postcode: WF11 8RF

Blenheim Close is a street in the settlement of Knottingley which is within the electoral area of Knottingley Ward in the administration area of Wakefield District Council located in the Yorkshire and the Humber Euro Region of the UK.

Blenheim Close is located 160.36 miles North from the centre of London, 12.74 miles South East from the centre of Leeds, 14.1 miles North West from the centre of Doncaster and 18.96 miles South West from the centre of York.

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

WF11 8RF
nearest tide point and watercourse

Tides and Rivers

Blenheim Close is approximately 10.1457 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 33 metres above sea level

The nearest significant watercourse to Blenheim Close is a river called Wash Dike which is approximately 0.655351 kilometres away
Height

Height

The Central point of Blenheim Close is approximately 33 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Dialling Code: 01977
Telephone Exchange: KNOTTINGLEY - MYKNO
Telephone Cabinet: P14
Fibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises: FTTC
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Greater than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 6.5
Median Speed: 6.7
Maximum Speed: 10.9
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 8
water

Water and Drainage Details

Yorkshire Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Blenheim Close

2 Blenheim Close
Sale Price: £112,000
Sale Date: 01/03/2016
1 Blenheim Close
Sale Price: £127,000
Sale Date: 08/01/2016
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

Willow Green Academy

Distance: 0.41 Kilometers
Type: Academy Sponsor Led
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 248
Address: Hampden Close, Ferrybridge, WF11 8PT
Telephone: 01977670370
Website: Visit School Website
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The Vale Primary Academy

Distance: 0.78 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 245
Address: Ferrybridge Road, WF11 8JF
Telephone: 01977722485
Website: Visit School Website
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Simpson's Lane Academy

Distance: 1.03 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 352
Address: Sycamore Avenue, WF11 0PL
Telephone: 01977722515
Website: Visit School Website
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Brotherton and Byram Community Primary Academy

Distance: 1.58 Kilometers
Type: Academy Sponsor Led
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 156
Address: Low Street, Brotherton, WF11 9HQ
Telephone: 01977672676
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Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Pontefract Hospital

Address: Friarwood Lane, Friarwood Lane, Pontefract, WF8 1PL,
NHS Sector
Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust
Telephone: 0844 8118110
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Distance: 3.16 (km)
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Castleford, Normanton and District Hospital, Wakefield

Address: Lumley Street, Castleford, WF10 5LT,
NHS Sector
South West Yorkshire Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01977 605500
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Distance: 6.5 (km)
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Spire Methley Park Hospital

Address: Methley Lane, Methley, Leeds, LS26 9HG,
Independent Sector
Spire Healthcare
Telephone: 01977 518518
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Distance: 10.48 (km)
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Pinderfields Hospital

Address: Pinderfields Hospital, Aberford Road, Wakefield, WF1 4DG,
NHS Sector
Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust
Telephone: 0844 8118110
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Distance: 14.32 (km)
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Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Ferrybridge

Address: Ferrybridge Medical Ctr, 8-10 High St,ferrybridge, Wakefield, West Yorkshire, WF11 8NQ
Telephone: 01977 631623
Distance: 0.49 (km)
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Ash Grove

Address: Ash Grove Medical Centre, England Lane, Knottingley, Wakefield, West Yorkshire, WF11 0JA
Telephone: 01977 673141
Distance: 1.85 (km)
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The Practice Ophthalmology

Address: Ash Grove Medical Centre, England Lane, Knottingley, West Yorkshire, WF11 0JA
Telephone: 01494 690982
Distance: 1.85 (km)
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Northgate

Address: Northgate Surgery, Northgate, Pontefract, West Yorkshire, WF8 1NF
Telephone: 01977 703635
Distance: 2.98 (km)
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Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

11b Hill Top

Address: 11b Hill Top, Knottingley, West Yorkshire, WF11 8EB
Distance: 1.14 (km)
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Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 11 - 11a Hill Top, Knottingley, West Yorkshire, WF11 8EB
Distance: 1.14 (km)
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45 Hill Top

Address: 45 Hill Top, Knottingley, West Yorkshire, WF11 9AQ
Distance: 1.74 (km)
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P R Jones and Associates

Address: P R Jones and Associates, 134 Southgate, Pontefract, West Yorkshire, WF8 1QT
Distance: 2.83 (km)
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Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Knottingley Library

Hill Top, Pontefract Road Knottingley, Knottingley, WF118EE
Telephone: 01977 722 450
Distance: 1.3 Kilometres
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South Pontefract Library

St. Mary's Community Centre, The Circle The Circle, Pontefract, WF82AY
Telephone: 01977 705341
Distance: 3.12 Kilometres
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Airedale Library

The Square, Airedale, Castleford, WF103JJ
Telephone: 01977 724040
Distance: 3.16 Kilometres
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Pontefract Library

Shoemarket, Pontefract, WF81BD
Telephone: 01977 727692
Distance: 3.29 Kilometres
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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Knottingley Station is 0.95 Kilometers away

Directions from Blenheim Close to Knottingley

Knottingley station is operated by Northern in the Normanton, Pontefract and Castleford area on the Gilberdyke - Hatfield & Stainforth / Knottingley and Church Fenton - Moorthorpe stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Castleford • Featherstone • Glasshoughton • Goole • Hensall • Leeds • Pontefract Monkhill • Pontefract Tanshelf • Rawcliffe • Snaith • Streethouse • Wakefield Kirkgate • Whitley Bridge • Woodlesford

Pontefract Baghill Station is 2.82 Kilometers away

Directions from Blenheim Close to Pontefract Baghill

Pontefract Baghill station is operated by Northern in the Normanton, Pontefract and Castleford area on the Gilberdyke - Hatfield & Stainforth / Knottingley and Church Fenton - Moorthorpe stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Bolton-On-Dearne • Church Fenton • Goldthorpe • Meadowhall • Moorthorpe • Rotherham Central • Sheffield • Sherburn-In-Elmet • Swinton (South Yorkshire) • Thurnscoe • Ulleskelf • York

Pontefract Tanshelf Station is 3.5 Kilometers away

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Pontefract Tanshelf station is operated by Northern in the Normanton, Pontefract and Castleford area on the Knottingley - Mirfield (via Crofton Jcn) / Castleford and via Castleford Jcn) - stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Featherstone • Knottingley • Pontefract Monkhill • Streethouse • Wakefield Kirkgate

Glasshoughton Station is 4.56 Kilometers away

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Glasshoughton station is operated by Northern in the Normanton, Pontefract and Castleford area on the Knottingley - Mirfield (via Crofton Jcn) / Castleford and via Castleford Jcn) - stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Castleford • Goole • Hensall • Knottingley • Leeds • Pontefract Monkhill • Rawcliffe • Snaith • Whitley Bridge • Woodlesford

Airports

Nearest Airports

Robin Hood Doncaster Sheffield Airport is 30.74 Kilometers away Directions from Blenheim Close to Robin Hood Doncaster Sheffield Airport
Leeds Bradford International Airport is 30.98 Kilometers away Directions from Blenheim Close to Leeds Bradford International Airport
Humberside Airport is 62.46 Kilometers away Directions from Blenheim Close to Humberside Airport
Manchester Airport is 76.56 Kilometers away Directions from Blenheim Close to Manchester Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Transporter Bridge South Side is 97.16 Kilometers away
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Transporter Bridge North Side is 97.32 Kilometers away
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Newcastle International Ferry Terminal is 143.02 Kilometers away
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South Shields Ferry Terminal is 143.52 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Blenheim Close is approximately 0.44 miles from the A1M

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M62 J41/A1(M) - 0.72 Km Away
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Junction: M62 J33/A162(T) - 1.58 Km Away
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Junction: A1(M) J40/A1(T)/A162 - 3.12 Km Away
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Junction: M62 J32/A639 - 3.84 Km Away
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In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Wm Morrisons Supermarkets Plc

Wm Morrison Supermarkets Plc, Marine Villa Road, Knottingley, WF11 8ER
Distance: 1.48 Kilometres
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Sainsburys Supermarkets Ltd

10-12 Racca Green, Knottingley, WF11 8AT
Distance: 2.29 Kilometres
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Aldi Stores

South Baileygate, Pontefract, WF8 2LN
Distance: 2.41 Kilometres
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Tesco Stores Limited

Fryston Road, Castleford, WF10 3LW
Distance: 3.22 Kilometres
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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Museum

Attraction Name: Pontefract Museum
Distance: 2.16 (km)
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Castle

Attraction Name: Pontefract Castle
Distance: 2.62 (km)
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Racecourse

Attraction Name: Pontefract Racecourse
Distance: 4.19 (km)
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Nature Reserve

Attraction Name: Fairburn Ings Nature Reserve
Distance: 4.33 (km)
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Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Wakefield District
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Town Hall
Wood Street
Wakefield
WF1 2HQ
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 01924 306 090
Within the electoral area of Knottingley Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Normanton, Pontefract and Castleford
The Member of Parliament is Cooper, Yvette
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01011806
Ons Area Name:Wakefield 011C
Average Age : 41.98
Population: 1515.00
Male Population: 763.00 (50.36%)
Female Population: 752.00 (49.64%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 30 (1.98%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
Pontefract and Knottingley, Sessions House Yard, Pontefract, WKF, WF8 1BN, Wakefield, 01924 295624
Find a Local Neighbourhood Watch Scheme

Covering the following Neighbourhood Policing Teams : Knottingley NPT, Pontefract North NPT, Pontefract South NPT

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Telephone: 01924 295624
Policing Links:
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Recent Crime in the Area

Violent-crime27
Criminal-damage-arson21
Other-theft16
Public-order6
2
Vehicle-crime36
Burglary16
Other-crime8
Drugs1
Shoplifting1
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location details

Location Details

Blenheim Close

OS Reference: 448108, 423935
OS Grid Reference: SE481239
Latitude and Longitude: 53.709393678039, -1.2710725152179
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 10.1457 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Blenheim Close

Map Number: 105
Map Name: York
Ferrybridge
Wakefield
West Yorkshire
Yorkshire
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