Briar Close

Postcode: DL3 8QX

Briar Close is a street in the settlement of Darlington which is within the electoral area of Park West Ward in the administration area of Darlington Council located in the North East Euro Region of the UK.

Briar Close is located 216.85 miles North from the centre of London, 32.15 miles South from the centre of Newcastle upon Tyne, 43.01 miles North West from the centre of York and 49.13 miles North from the centre of Leeds.

Road Name:Briar Close
Road Type:residential
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DL3 8QX
nearest tide point and watercourse

Tides and Rivers

Briar Close is approximately 19.6953 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 55 metres above sea level

The nearest significant watercourse to Briar Close is a river called River Tees which is approximately 0.330881 kilometres away
Height

Height

The Central point of Briar Close is approximately 55 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Area Code: 01325 - Darlington
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Less than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 5.1
Median Speed: 6
Maximum Speed: 7.7
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 4
water

Water and Drainage Details

Northumbrian Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Briar Close

4 Briar Close
Sale Price: £290,000
Sale Date: 20/09/2013
1 Briar Close
Sale Price: £140,000
Sale Date: 25/05/2001
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

Abbey Infants' School

Distance: 1.26 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 265
Address: Cleveland Terrace, DL3 8JA
Telephone: 01325380803
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Briar Close to Abbey Infants' School

Polam Hall School

Distance: 1.35 Kilometers
Type: Free School
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 626
Address: Grange Road, DL1 5PA
Telephone: 01325463383
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Briar Close to Polam Hall School

St Augustine's RC Primary School

Distance: 1.51 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 210
Address: Beechwood Avenue, DL3 7HP
Telephone: 01325380819
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Briar Close to St Augustine's RC Primary School

Abbey Junior School

Distance: 1.61 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 356
Address: Abbey Road, DL3 8NN
Telephone: 01325380748
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Briar Close to Abbey Junior School
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Darlington Memorial Hospital

Address: Hollyhurst Road, Darlington, DL3 6HX,
NHS Sector
County Durham and Darlington NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01325 380100
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Distance: 2.54 (km)
Directions from Briar Close to Darlington Memorial Hospital

Hundens Lane Day Hospital - Darlington

Address: Hundens Lane, Darlington, DL1 1JE,
Independent Sector
County Durham and Darlington NHS Foundation Trust
Distance: 3.07 (km)
Directions from Briar Close to Hundens Lane Day Hospital - Darlington

West Park Hospital, Darlington

Address: Edward Pease Way, Darlington, DL2 2TS,
NHS Sector
Tees, Esk and Wear Valleys NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01325 552000
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Distance: 3.84 (km)
Directions from Briar Close to West Park Hospital, Darlington

BMI Woodlands Hospital

Address: Morton Park Way, Darlington,
Independent Sector
BMI Healthcare
Telephone: 01325 341700
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Distance: 4.79 (km)
Directions from Briar Close to BMI Woodlands Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Carmel Medical Practice

Address: Carmel Medical Practice, Nunnery Lane, Darlington, County Durham, DL3 8SQ
Telephone: 01325 520794
Distance: 2 (km)
Directions from Briar Close to Carmel Medical Practice

Darlington Palliative Care

Address: St Teresa's Hospice, the Woodlands, Woodland Road, Darlington, DL3 7UA
Telephone: 01325 254321
Distance: 2.21 (km)
Directions from Briar Close to Darlington Palliative Care

Clifton Court Medical Practice

Address: Clifton Court Med Pract, Victoria Road, Darlington, County Durham, DL1 5JN
Telephone: 01325 465646
Distance: 2.22 (km)
Directions from Briar Close to Clifton Court Medical Practice

Blacketts Medical Practice

Address: Blacketts Med Practice, 63-65 Bondgate, Darlington, County Durham, DL3 7JR
Telephone: 01325 380640
Distance: 2.23 (km)
Directions from Briar Close to Blacketts Medical Practice
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Wilson Alexander and Henley

Address: Wilson Alexander and Henley, Cleveland Terrace Dental, Practice, 8 Cleveland Terrace, Darlington, County Durham, DL3 7HA
Distance: 1.53 (km)
Directions from Briar Close to Wilson Alexander and Henley

12 Southend Avenue

Address: 12 Southend Avenue, Darlington, County Durham, DL3 7HL
Distance: 1.62 (km)
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Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 18 Southend Avenue, Darlington, County Durham, DL3 7HL
Distance: 1.62 (km)
Directions from Briar Close to Dental Surgery

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 44 Duke Street, Darlington, County Durham, DL3 7AJ
Distance: 2 (km)
Directions from Briar Close to Dental Surgery
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Crown Street Central Library

Crown Street, Darlington, DL11ND
Telephone: 01325 349610
Distance: 2.4 Kilometres
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Directions from Briar Close to Crown Street Central Library

Cockerton Library

Cockerton Green, Darlington, DL39AA
Telephone: 01325 461320
Distance: 2.61 Kilometres
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Egglescliffe Library

Butterfield Drive, Egglescliffe, TS160EL
Telephone: 01642 527959
Distance: 14.17 Kilometres
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Yarm Library

41 High Street, Yarm, TS159BH
Telephone: 1643 528152
Distance: 14.35 Kilometres
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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Yarm Station is 14.65 Kilometers away

Directions from Briar Close to Yarm

Yarm station is operated by TransPennine Express in the Stockton South area on the Northallerton - Stockton stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Garforth • Huddersfield • Leeds • Manchester Airport • Manchester Piccadilly • Middlesbrough • Northallerton • Thirsk • Thornaby • York

Chester-Le-Street Station is 38.29 Kilometers away

Directions from Briar Close to Chester-Le-Street

Chester-Le-Street station is operated by Northern in the North Durham area on the Northallerton - Newcastle stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Banbury • Basingstoke • Birmingham New Street • Darlington • Derby • Dewsbury • Doncaster • Durham • Huddersfield • Leamington Spa • Leeds • Liverpool Lime Street • Manchester Airport • Manchester Piccadilly • Manchester Victoria • Newcastle • Northallerton • Oxford • Reading • Sheffield • Southampton Airport (Parkway) • Southampton Central • Stalybridge • Winchester • York

Seaham Station is 39.45 Kilometers away

Directions from Briar Close to Seaham

Seaham station is operated by Northern in the Easington area on the Stockton - Newcastle stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Bardon Mill • Battersby • Billingham • Blaydon • Brampton (Cumbria) • Carlisle • Castleton Moor • Commondale • Corbridge • Danby • Dunston • Egton • Glaisdale • Great Ayton • Grosmont • Gypsy Lane • Haltwhistle • Hartlepool • Haydon Bridge • Heworth • Hexham • James Cook University Hospital • Kildale • Lealholm • Marton • MetroCentre • Middlesbrough • Newcastle • Nunthorpe • Prudhoe • Riding Mill • Ruswarp • Seaton Carew • Sleights • Stocksfield • Stockton • Sunderland • Thornaby • Wetheral • Whitby • Wylam

Dunston Station is 49.07 Kilometers away

Directions from Briar Close to Dunston

Dunston station is operated by Northern in the Gateshead area on the Newcastle - Carlisle stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Acklington • Alnmouth • Billingham • Blaydon • Carlisle • Chathill • Corbridge • Cramlington • Gypsy Lane • Haltwhistle • Hartlepool • Heworth • Hexham • James Cook University Hospital • Manors • Marton • MetroCentre • Middlesbrough • Morpeth • Newcastle • Nunthorpe • Pegswood • Prudhoe • Riding Mill • Seaham • Seaton Carew • Stocksfield • Stockton • Sunderland • Thornaby • Widdrington • Wylam

Airports

Nearest Airports

Durham Tees Valley Airport is 9.27 Kilometers away Directions from Briar Close to Durham Tees Valley Airport
Newcastle International Airport is 59.2 Kilometers away Directions from Briar Close to Newcastle International Airport
Leeds Bradford International Airport is 71.45 Kilometers away Directions from Briar Close to Leeds Bradford International Airport
Robin Hood Doncaster Sheffield Airport is 120.19 Kilometers away Directions from Briar Close to Robin Hood Doncaster Sheffield Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Transporter Bridge South Side is 23.88 Kilometers away
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Transporter Bridge North Side is 24.02 Kilometers away
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Newcastle International Ferry Terminal is 54.25 Kilometers away
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South Shields Ferry Terminal is 54.89 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Briar Close is approximately 0.35 miles from the A66

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: A1(M) J57/A66(M) - 3.43 Km Away
Directions from Briar Close to A1(M) J57/A66(M)
Junction: A1(M) J58/A68 - 5.27 Km Away
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Junction: A1(M) J56/A1(T)/B6275 - 7.4 Km Away
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Junction: A1(M) J59/A167 - 8.26 Km Away
Directions from Briar Close to A1(M) J59/A167

In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Sainsburys Local

61 - 63 Duke Street, DARLINGTON, DL3 7SD
Distance: 1.95 Kilometres
Directions from Briar Close to Sainsburys Local

Sainsburys Supermarkets Ltd

4 Clifton Road, DARLINGTON, DL1 5DS
Distance: 2.04 Kilometres
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Co-Op

102-106 Fulthorpe Avenue, Darlington, DL3 9XT
Distance: 2.22 Kilometres
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Tesco Express

52 - 54 Cornmill Centre, DARLINGTON, DL1 1LT
Distance: 2.28 Kilometres
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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Museum

Attraction Name: Tees Cottage Water Pumping and Steam Museum
Distance: 2.28 (km)
Directions from Briar Close to Tees Cottage Water Pumping and Steam Museum

Museum

Attraction Name: Darlington Railway Centre and Museum
Distance: 2.84 (km)
Directions from Briar Close to Darlington Railway Centre and Museum

Motor Racing Circuit

Attraction Name: Croft Motor Racing Circuit
Distance: 5.77 (km)
Directions from Briar Close to Croft Motor Racing Circuit

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Piercebridge Roman Bridge
Distance: 6.09 (km)
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Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Darlington
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Town Hall
Feethams
Darlington
County Durham
DL1 5QT
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 01325 380651
Within the electoral area of Park West Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Darlington
The Member of Parliament is Chapman, Jenny
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01012361
Ons Area Name:Darlington 011E
Average Age : 46.45
Population: 1909.00
Male Population: 897.00 (46.99%)
Female Population: 1012.00 (53.01%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 3 (0.16%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
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Recent Crime in the Area

Violent-crime19
Burglary18
Vehicle-crime9
Criminal-damage-arson16
Public-order12
Other-theft7
1
Drugs1
Other-crime1
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location details

Location Details

Briar Close

OS Reference: 427495, 512825
OS Grid Reference: NZ275128
Latitude and Longitude: 54.509856898479, -1.5752979160814
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 19.6953 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Briar Close

Map Number: 93
Map Name: Cleveland & Darlington
Blackwell
Darlington
North East
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