Briar Close

Postcode: SK17 7BG

Briar Close is a street in the settlement of Buxton (High Peak) which is within the electoral area of Corbar Ward in the administration area of High Peak District Council within Derbyshire County Council located in the East Midlands Euro Region of the UK.

Briar Close is located 143.49 miles North West from the centre of London, 20.12 miles South West from the centre of Sheffield, 20.57 miles South East from the centre of Manchester and 29.43 miles North West from the centre of Derby.

Road Name:Briar Close
Road Type:residential
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SK17 7BG
nearest tide point and watercourse

Tides and Rivers

Briar Close is approximately 46.5017 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 292 metres above sea level

The nearest significant watercourse to Briar Close is a river called Hogshaw Brook which is approximately 0.100283 kilometres away
Height

Height

The Central point of Briar Close is approximately 292 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Area Code: 01298 - Buxton
Area Code: 01663 - New Mills
Area Code: 01625 - Macclesfield
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Greater than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 19.4
Median Speed: 19.2
Maximum Speed: 21.7
Next-generation access (NGA)?: N
Number of Connections: 10
water

Water and Drainage Details

Severn Trent Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Briar Close

5 Briar Close
Sale Price: £142,500
Sale Date: 21/12/2016
1 Briar Close
Sale Price: £135,000
Sale Date: 27/10/2014
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

St Anne's Catholic Primary School

Distance: 0.33 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Aided School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 300
Address: Lightwood Road, SK17 7AN
Telephone: 0129823589
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Briar Close to St Anne's Catholic Primary School

St Thomas More Catholic School Buxton

Distance: 0.4 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Aided School
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 409
Address: Palace Fields, SK17 6AF
Telephone: 0129823167
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Briar Close to St Thomas More Catholic School Buxton

Fairfield Infant and Nursery School

Distance: 0.51 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 200
Address: Bench Road, Fairfield, SK17 7PQ
Telephone: 0129822441
Website: Visit School Website
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Buxton Infant School

Distance: 0.52 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 171
Address: Hardwick Square, SK17 6QB
Telephone: 0129822499
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Briar Close to Buxton Infant School
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Cavendish Hospital

Address: Manchester Road,
NHS Sector
Derbyshire Community Health Services NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01298 212800
Distance: 0.94 (km)
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Buxton Hospital

Address: London Road, Buxton, SK17 9NJ,
Independent Sector
Derbyshire Community Health Services NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01298 214 000
Distance: 1.43 (km)
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Spire Regency Hospital

Address: West Street, Macclesfield, SK11 8DW,
Independent Sector
Spire Healthcare
Telephone: 01625 501150
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Distance: 15.32 (km)
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Macclesfield District General Hospital

Address: Macclesfield District General Hospital, Victoria Road, Macclesfield, SK10 3BL,
NHS Sector
East Cheshire NHS Trust
Telephone: 01625 421000
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Distance: 15.57 (km)
Directions from Briar Close to Macclesfield District General Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Buxton Gpwsi Service

Address: Buxton Gpwsi Service, Queens Ct Ctr,queens Rd, Buxton, Derbyshire, SK17 7ES
Telephone: 01298 23298
Distance: 0.46 (km)
Directions from Briar Close to Buxton Gpwsi Service

Stewart Medical Centre

Address: The Stewart Medical Ctr, 15 Hartington Road, Buxton, Derbyshire, SK17 6JP
Telephone: 01298 22338
Distance: 1.06 (km)
Directions from Briar Close to Stewart Medical Centre

Elmwood Medical Centre

Address: Elmwood Medical Centre, 7 Burlington Road, Buxton, Derbyshire, SK17 9AY
Telephone: 01298 23019
Distance: 1.11 (km)
Directions from Briar Close to Elmwood Medical Centre

Buxton Medical Practice

Address: Buxton Medical Practice, 2 Temple Road, Buxton, SK17 9BZ
Telephone: 01298 24105
Distance: 1.24 (km)
Directions from Briar Close to Buxton Medical Practice
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

3 Belmont Terrace

Address: 3 Belmont Terrace, Terrace Road, Buxton, SK17 6DZ
Distance: 0.62 (km)
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Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 3 Grosvenor Mansions, Broad Walk, Buxton, Derbyshire, SK17 6JH
Distance: 0.76 (km)
Directions from Briar Close to Dental Surgery

High Street Dental Care

Address: High Street Dental Care, 6 High Street, Buxton, Derbyshire, SK17 6EU
Distance: 0.9 (km)
Directions from Briar Close to High Street Dental Care

Chapel Dental Care

Address: Chapel Dental Care, 2a Eccles Road, Chapel En Le Frith, High Peak, Derbyshire, SK23 0EZ
Distance: 6.93 (km)
Directions from Briar Close to Chapel Dental Care
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Buxton Library

Kents Bank Road, Buxton, SK179HW
Telephone: 01629 533460
Distance: 0.97 Kilometres
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Chapel-en-le-Frith Library

Town Hall, Market St, High Peak, SK230HP
Telephone: 01298 812212
Distance: 6.96 Kilometres
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Whaley Bridge Library

Mechanics Institute, Whaley Bridge, High Peak, SK237AA
Telephone: 01663 732480
Distance: 9.13 Kilometres
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Tideswell Library

St. Johns Institute, St Johns Rd, Buxton, SK178NE
Telephone: 01298 871769
Distance: 9.2 Kilometres
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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Buxton Station is 0.37 Kilometers away

Directions from Briar Close to Buxton

Buxton station is operated by Northern in the High Peak area on the Buxton Branch stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Adlington (Lancashire) • Arnside • Barrow-In-Furness • Blackpool North • Blackrod • Bolton • Buckshaw Parkway • Cark & Cartmel • Carnforth • Chapel-En-Le-Frith • Chorley • Dalton • Davenport • Deansgate • Disley • Dove Holes • Furness Vale • Grange-Over-Sands • Hazel Grove • Heaton Chapel • Horwich Parkway • Kents Bank • Kirkham & Wesham • Lancaster • Levenshulme • Leyland • Lostock • Manchester Oxford Road • Manchester Piccadilly • Middlewood • New Mills Newtown • Poulton-Le-Fylde • Preston • Roose • Salford Crescent • Silverdale • Stockport • Ulverston • Whaley Bridge • Woodsmoor

Dove Holes Station is 4.49 Kilometers away

Directions from Briar Close to Dove Holes

Dove Holes station is operated by Northern in the High Peak area on the Buxton Branch stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Adlington (Lancashire) • Blackpool North • Blackrod • Bolton • Buckshaw Parkway • Buxton • Chapel-En-Le-Frith • Chorley • Davenport • Deansgate • Disley • Furness Vale • Hazel Grove • Heaton Chapel • Horwich Parkway • Kirkham & Wesham • Levenshulme • Leyland • Lostock • Manchester Oxford Road • Manchester Piccadilly • Middlewood • New Mills Newtown • Poulton-Le-Fylde • Preston • Salford Crescent • Stockport • Whaley Bridge • Woodsmoor

Chapel-En-Le-Frith Station is 5.74 Kilometers away

Directions from Briar Close to Chapel-En-Le-Frith

Chapel-En-Le-Frith station is operated by Northern in the High Peak area on the Buxton Branch stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Adlington (Lancashire) • Arnside • Barrow-In-Furness • Blackpool North • Blackrod • Bolton • Buckshaw Parkway • Buxton • Cark & Cartmel • Carnforth • Chorley • Dalton • Davenport • Deansgate • Disley • Dove Holes • Furness Vale • Grange-Over-Sands • Hazel Grove • Heaton Chapel • Horwich Parkway • Kents Bank • Kirkham & Wesham • Lancaster • Levenshulme • Leyland • Lostock • Manchester Oxford Road • Manchester Piccadilly • Middlewood • New Mills Newtown • Poulton-Le-Fylde • Preston • Roose • Salford Crescent • Silverdale • Stockport • Ulverston • Whaley Bridge • Woodsmoor

Chinley Station is 9.14 Kilometers away

Directions from Briar Close to Chinley

Chinley station is operated by Northern in the High Peak area on the STP: Dore - Hazel Grove stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Adwick • Alfreton • Ashburys • Bamford • Barnetby • Bentley (S. Yorks) • Bredbury • Brinnington • Chesterfield • Cleethorpes • Conisbrough • Doncaster • Dore & Totley • Dronfield • Edale • Ely • Grantham • Grimsby Town • Grindleford • Hathersage • Hope (Derbyshire) • Liverpool Lime Street • Liverpool South Parkway • Manchester Airport • Manchester Oxford Road • Manchester Piccadilly • Marple • Meadowhall • Mexborough • New Mills Central • Norwich • Nottingham • Peterborough • Reddish North • Romiley • Rotherham Central • Scunthorpe • Sheffield • Stockport • Strines • Swinton (South Yorkshire) • Thetford • Warrington Central • Widnes

Airports

Nearest Airports

Manchester Airport is 26.68 Kilometers away Directions from Briar Close to Manchester Airport
East Midlands Airport is 61.77 Kilometers away Directions from Briar Close to East Midlands Airport
Liverpool John Lennon Airport is 63.53 Kilometers away Directions from Briar Close to Liverpool John Lennon Airport
Robin Hood Doncaster Sheffield Airport is 64.25 Kilometers away Directions from Briar Close to Robin Hood Doncaster Sheffield Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Transporter Bridge South Side is 153.52 Kilometers away
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Transporter Bridge North Side is 153.69 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Briar Close is approximately 14.12 miles from the A57

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M60 J25/A560/A6017 - 23.3 Km Away
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Junction: M60 J26/A560 - 23.36 Km Away
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Junction: M60 J27/A626/A560/B6104 - 23.53 Km Away
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Junction: M67 J3/A57/A627 - 24.12 Km Away
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In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Sainsbury's Local

14 Eagle Parade, Buxton, SK17 6EQ
Distance: 0.72 Kilometres
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Wm Morrisons Supermarkets Plc

Bakewell Road, Buxton, SK17 9TB
Distance: 0.87 Kilometres
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Co Operative Supermarket

2 Eccles Road, Chapel-en-le-frith, SK23 0EZ
Distance: 6.94 Kilometres
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Wm Morrison Supermarkets Plc

Market Street, Chapen - En - Le - Frith, SK23 0HZ
Distance: 7.1 Kilometres
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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Garden

Attraction Name: Pavilion Gardens
Distance: 0.9 (km)
Directions from Briar Close to Pavilion Gardens

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Buxton Go Ape
Distance: 1.37 (km)
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Country Park

Attraction Name: Buxton Country Park
Distance: 2 (km)
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Museum

Attraction Name: Buxton Museum and Art Gallery
Distance: 2.01 (km)
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Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of High Peak District
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Town Hall
Buxton
Derbyshire
SK17 6EL
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 0845 129 7777
County Council: Derbyshire County
Address:
Within the electoral area of Corbar Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of High Peak
The Member of Parliament is Bingham, Andrew
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01019722
Ons Area Name:High Peak 010D
Average Age : 39.74
Population: 1859.00
Male Population: 910.00 (48.95%)
Female Population: 949.00 (51.05%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 23 (1.24%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
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Recent Crime in the Area

Shoplifting18
Violent-crime31
Burglary14
Other-theft21
Vehicle-crime20
Drugs4
Criminal-damage-arson17
Public-order4
Other-crime2
Robbery1
Theft-from-the-person2
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location details

Location Details

Briar Close

OS Reference: 406282, 373786
OS Grid Reference: SK063738
Latitude and Longitude: 53.260760228246, -1.9058155467931
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 46.5017 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Briar Close

Map Number: 119
Map Name: Buxton & Matlock
Buxton
High Peak
Derbyshire
East Midlands
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