Bracken Close

Postcode: WS14 9RU

Bracken Close is a street in the settlement of Lichfield governed by Lichfield Civil Parish council which is within the electoral area of Boley Park Ward in the administration area of Lichfield District Council within Staffordshire County Council located in the West Midlands Euro Region of the UK.

Bracken Close is located 108.81 miles North West from the centre of London, 14.19 miles North from the centre of Birmingham, 21.98 miles South West from the centre of Derby and 22.4 miles North West from the centre of Coventry.

Road Name:Bracken Close
Road Type:residential
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WS14 9RU
nearest tide point and watercourse

Tides and Rivers

Bracken Close is approximately 92.8683 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 95 metres above sea level

The nearest significant watercourse to Bracken Close is an unnamed river which is approximately 0.722994 kilometres away
Height

Height

The Central point of Bracken Close is approximately 95 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Dialling Code: 01543
Telephone Exchange: LICHFIELD - CMLIC
Telephone Cabinet: P29
Fibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises: FTTC
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Less than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 17.9
Median Speed: 5.4
Maximum Speed: >=30
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 35
water

Water and Drainage Details

Severn Trent Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Bracken Close

12 Bracken Close
Sale Price: £395,000
Sale Date: 10/11/2016
2 Bracken Close
Sale Price: £440,000
Sale Date: 24/08/2016
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

Saxon Hill Academy

Distance: 0.83 Kilometers
Type: Academy Special Converter
Phase: Special
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 94
Address: Kings Hill Road, WS14 9DE
Telephone: 01543414892
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Bracken Close to Saxon Hill Academy

St Joseph's Catholic Primary School

Distance: 0.84 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Aided School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 212
Address: Cherry Orchard, WS14 9AN
Telephone: 01543263505
Website: Visit School Website
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Five Spires Academy

Distance: 0.84 Kilometers
Type: Academy Sponsor Led
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 33
Address: Cherry Orchard, WS14 9AN
Telephone: 01543223680
Website: Visit School Website
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St Michael's CofE (C) Primary School

Distance: 0.88 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Controlled School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 458
Address: Sturgeons Hill, WS14 9AW
Telephone: 01543510778
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Bracken Close to St Michael's CofE (C) Primary School
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Samuel Johnson Community Hospital

Address: Samuel Johnson Community Hospital, Trent Valley Road, Lichfield, WS13 6EF,
NHS Sector
Burton Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01543 412900
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Distance: 1.1 (km)
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Sir Robert Peel Hospital

Address: Plantation Lane, Mile Oak, Tamworth, B78 3NG,
NHS Sector
Burton Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01827 263 800
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Distance: 8.43 (km)
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The George Bryan Centre

Address: Plantation Lane, Mile Oak, Tamworth,
NHS Sector
South Staffordshire and Shropshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01287 285598
Distance: 8.43 (km)
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Spire Little Aston Hospital

Address: Little Aston Hall Drive, Little Aston, Sutton Coldfield,
Independent Sector
Spire Healthcare
Telephone: 0121 353 2444
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Distance: 9.69 (km)
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Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Cloisters Medical Pract.

Address: Cloisters Medical Pract., Greenhill Health Centre, Church Street, Lichfield, Staffordshire, WS13 6JL
Telephone: 01543 414311
Distance: 1.17 (km)
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The Westgate Practice

Address: The Westgate Practice, Greenhill Health Centre, Church Street, Lichfield, Staffordshire, WS13 6JL
Telephone: 01543 416633
Distance: 1.17 (km)
Directions from Bracken Close to The Westgate Practice

The Spires Practice

Address: The Spires Practice, St Chads Hc, Dimbles Lane, Lichfield, Staffordshire, WS13 7HT
Telephone: 01543 412980
Distance: 2.5 (km)
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Hmp/yoi Swinfen Hall

Address: Hmp/yoi Swinfen Hall, Lichfield, Staffordshire, WS14 9QS
Telephone: 01543 484026
Distance: 2.59 (km)
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Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

80 Upper St John Street

Address: 80 Upper St John Street, Lichfield, Staffordshire, WS14 9DX
Distance: 1.21 (km)
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Pickering House Dental Practice

Address: Pickering House Dental Practice, 76 Upper St John Street, Lichfield, Staffordshire, WS14 9DX
Distance: 1.21 (km)
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Guys Dental Surgery

Address: Guys Dental Surgery, 11 Church Street, Lichfield, Staffordshire, WS13 6DZ
Distance: 1.25 (km)
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Asquith House Dental Practice

Address: Asquith House Dental Practice, 5 Lion Court, Wade Street, Lichfield, Staffordshire, WS13 6HL
Distance: 1.45 (km)
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Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Lichfield Library

The Friary, Lichfield, WS136QG
Telephone:
Distance: 1.52 Kilometres
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Shenstone Library

Main Street, Shenstone, WS140NF
Telephone:
Distance: 4.72 Kilometres
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Burntwood Library

Sankeys Corner, Bridge Cross Road, Burntwood, WS72BX
Telephone: 01543 682447
Distance: 8.42 Kilometres
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Tamworth Library

Corporation Street, Tamworth, B797DN
Telephone:
Distance: 8.89 Kilometres
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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Lichfield Trent Valley Station is 1.26 Kilometers away

Directions from Bracken Close to Lichfield Trent Valley

Lichfield Trent Valley station is operated by London Midland Trains in the Lichfield area on the Cross City North stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Alsager • Atherstone • Bangor (Gwynedd) • Berkhamsted • Bletchley • Carlisle • Chester • Colwyn Bay • Crewe • Euston • Flint • Glasgow Central • Hemel Hempstead • Holyhead • Kidsgrove • Lancaster • Leighton Buzzard • Liverpool Lime Street • Llandudno Junction • Lockerbie • Long Buckby • Macclesfield • Manchester Piccadilly • Milton Keynes Central • Motherwell • Northampton • Nuneaton • Oxenholme Lake District • Penrith • Prestatyn • Preston • Rhyl • Rugby • Rugeley Trent Valley • Runcorn • Stafford • Stockport • Stoke-On-Trent • Stone • Tamworth Low Level • Warrington Bank Quay • Watford Junction • Wigan North Western • Wilmslow • Wolverton

Tamworth Low Level Station is 9.28 Kilometers away

Directions from Bracken Close to Tamworth Low Level

Tamworth Low Level station is operated by London Midland Trains in the Tamworth area on the Birmingham - Wichnor Jcn stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Alsager • Atherstone • Berkhamsted • Bletchley • Carlisle • Crewe • Euston • Glasgow Central • Hemel Hempstead • Kidsgrove • Lancaster • Leighton Buzzard • Lichfield Trent Valley • Liverpool Lime Street • Lockerbie • Long Buckby • Manchester Piccadilly • Milton Keynes Central • Motherwell • Northampton • Nuneaton • Oxenholme Lake District • Penrith • Preston • Rugby • Rugeley Trent Valley • Runcorn • Stafford • Stockport • Stoke-On-Trent • Stone • Warrington Bank Quay • Watford Junction • Wigan North Western • Wilmslow • Wolverton

Wilnecote Station is 11.34 Kilometers away

Directions from Bracken Close to Wilnecote

Wilnecote station is operated by London Midland Trains in the Tamworth area on the Birmingham - Wichnor Jcn stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Ashchurch • Beeston • Birmingham New Street • Bromsgrove • Burton-On-Trent • Caldicot • Cardiff Central • Cheltenham Spa • Chepstow • Derby • Gloucester • Long Eaton • Lydney • Newport (Gwent) • Nottingham • Severn Tunnel Junction • Spondon • University • Water Orton • Willington

Rugeley Town Station is 12.24 Kilometers away

Directions from Bracken Close to Rugeley Town

Rugeley Town station is operated by London Midland Trains in the Cannock Chase area on the Rugeley - Bescot stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Aston • Bescot Stadium • Birmingham New Street • Bloxwich • Bloxwich North • Cannock • Duddeston • Hamstead • Hednesford • Landywood • Perry Barr • Rugeley Trent Valley • Tame Bridge Parkway • Walsall • Witton

Airports

Nearest Airports

Birmingham International Airport is 25.37 Kilometers away Directions from Bracken Close to Birmingham International Airport
East Midlands Airport is 36.24 Kilometers away Directions from Bracken Close to East Midlands Airport
Coventry Airport is 41.04 Kilometers away Directions from Bracken Close to Coventry Airport
Manchester Airport is 82.15 Kilometers away Directions from Bracken Close to Manchester Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Sharpness Old Docks is 115.25 Kilometers away
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Lydney Harbour is 117.45 Kilometers away
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Castle Park Ferry Landing is 145.83 Kilometers away
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Temple Bridge (Bristol) Ferry Landing is 145.97 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Bracken Close is approximately 0.15 miles from the A38

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M6 TOLL T5/A5(T)/A5127/A5148(T) - 3.29 Km Away
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Junction: M(T)6 J5/A5(T)/A5148/A5127 - 3.67 Km Away
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Junction: M6 TOLL T4/A5/A38 - 4.1 Km Away
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Junction: M6 TOLL T6/A5159 - 8.2 Km Away
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In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Central England Co Operative

1 Boley Park Centre, Ryknild Street, Lichfield, WS14 9XU
Distance: 0.42 Kilometres
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Aldi

Church Street, Lichfield, WS13 6EB
Distance: 1.13 Kilometres
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Tesco Extra Lichfield

Church Street, Lichfield, WS13 6DZ
Distance: 1.25 Kilometres
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Poundworld

Three Spires Shopping Centre, Unit 21 - 23 Bakers Lane, Lichfield, WS13 6JF
Distance: 1.28 Kilometres
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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Museum

Attraction Name: Samuel Johnson's Birthplace, Teddy Bear Museum
Distance: 1.17 (km)
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Historic Place of Worship

Attraction Name: Lichfield Cathedral
Distance: 2.04 (km)
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Historic House

Attraction Name: Erasmus Darwin House
Distance: 2.64 (km)
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Museum

Attraction Name: The Staffordshire Regiment Museum
Distance: 3.02 (km)
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Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Lichfield District
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District Council House
Frog Lane
Lichfield
Staffordshire
WS13 6YY
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 01543 308 000
County Council: Staffordshire County
Address:
Within the electoral area of Boley Park Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Lichfield
The Member of Parliament is Fabricant, Michael
Within the area of Lichfield Civil Parish Council
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01029483
Ons Area Name:Lichfield 005A
Average Age : 46.25
Population: 1553.00
Male Population: 762.00 (49.07%)
Female Population: 791.00 (50.93%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 5 (0.32%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
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The area is home to several thousand people many of whom chose to live close to the historic city of Lichfield but within easy access of the West Midlands.

Boley Park, is a modern residential area and built as one of the largest private housing estates in the region.

Residents can enjoy open spaces at two large parks and a neighbourhood shopping centre, which includes a large supermarket, meeting most people’s daily shopping needs.

South Lichfield is also home to a wide range of small and medium sized businesses but its main asset is its close proximity to Lichfield with its historic cathedral and bustling city life, plus fast commuter links into Birmingham.

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Telephone: 101
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South Lichfield Newsletter

Recent Crime in the Area

Shoplifting15
Other-theft9
Criminal-damage-arson7
Drugs4
Violent-crime24
Bicycle-theft1
Public-order5
Possession-of-weapons2
Vehicle-crime8
Burglary12
Other-crime2
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location details

Location Details

Bracken Close

OS Reference: 413074, 308785
OS Grid Reference: SK131088
Latitude and Longitude: 52.676263440581, -1.8066111518123
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 92.8683 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Bracken Close

Map Number: 128
Map Name: Derby & Burton upon Trent
Boley Park
Lichfield
Staffordshire
West Midlands
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