Briarwood Avenue

Postcode: DH2 2NP

Briarwood Avenue is a street in the settlement of Whitehill in the administration area of County Durham Council located in the North East Euro Region of the UK.

Briarwood Avenue is located 240.29 miles North from the centre of London, 8.08 miles South from the centre of Newcastle upon Tyne, 52.93 miles East from the centre of Carlisle and 65.63 miles North from the centre of York.

Road Name:Briarwood Avenue
Road Type:residential
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Postcodes for Briarwood Avenue

DH2 2NP
Height

Height

The Central point of Briarwood Avenue is approximately 76 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Dialling Code: 0191
Telephone Exchange: CHESTER-LE-STREET - NECT
Telephone Cabinet: P15
Fibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises: FTTC
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Less than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 6.9
Median Speed: 2.8
Maximum Speed: >=30
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 20
water

Water and Drainage Details

Northumbrian Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Briarwood Avenue

9 Briarwood Avenue
Sale Price: £84,950
Sale Date: 15/08/2015
16 Briarwood Avenue
Sale Price: £85,000
Sale Date: 30/07/2014
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

The Hermitage Academy

Distance: 1.36 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 1132
Address: Waldridge Lane, DH2 3AD
Telephone: 01913887161
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Briarwood Avenue to The Hermitage Academy

Roseberry Primary and Nursery School

Distance: 1.36 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 189
Address: Pelton Lane, Pelton, DH2 1NP
Telephone: 01913700182
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Briarwood Avenue to Roseberry Primary and Nursery School

Chester-Le-Street CofE (Controlled) Primary School

Distance: 1.68 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Controlled School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 332
Address: Hilda Park, DH2 2JT
Telephone: 01913882328
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Briarwood Avenue to Chester-Le-Street CofE (Controlled) Primary School

Bullion Lane Primary School

Distance: 1.71 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 308
Address: Bullion Lane, DH2 2DP
Telephone: 01913882482
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Briarwood Avenue to Bullion Lane Primary School
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Chester Le Street Hospital

Address: Front Street, Chester Le Street, DH3 3AT,
NHS Sector
County Durham and Darlington NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0191 333 2333
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Distance: 2.34 (km)
Directions from Briarwood Avenue to Chester Le Street Hospital

Spire Washington Hospital

Address: Picktree Lane, Washington, NE38 9JZ,
Independent Sector
Spire Healthcare
Telephone: 0191 418 8669
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Distance: 4.05 (km)
Directions from Briarwood Avenue to Spire Washington Hospital

Lanchester Road Hospital

Address: Lanchester Road, Durham, DH1 5RD,
Independent Sector
Tees, Esk and Wear Valleys NHS Foundation Trust
Distance: 6.28 (km)
Directions from Briarwood Avenue to Lanchester Road Hospital

University Hospital Of North Durham

Address: North Road, Durham, DH1 5TW,
NHS Sector
County Durham and Darlington NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0191 333 2333
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Distance: 7.7 (km)
Directions from Briarwood Avenue to University Hospital Of North Durham
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Pelton Fell Surgery

Address: 21 Gardiner Crescent, Pelton Fell, Chester-le-street, Co.durham, DH2 2NJ
Telephone: 0844 3878775
Distance: 0.04 (km)
Directions from Briarwood Avenue to Pelton Fell Surgery

Cestria Health Centre

Address: Cestria Health Centre, Whitehill Way, Chester-le-street, County Durham, DH2 3DJ
Telephone: 0191 3887771
Distance: 1.01 (km)
Directions from Briarwood Avenue to Cestria Health Centre

Ear Nose and Throat Clinic

Address: Cestria Health Centre, Whitehill Way, Chester Le Street, DH2 3DJ
Telephone: 0191 3887771
Distance: 1.01 (km)
Directions from Briarwood Avenue to Ear Nose and Throat Clinic

Pelton & Fellrose Medical Group

Address: Unit 1, Lavender Centre, Pelton Lane, Pelton, Chester Le Street, County Durham, DH2 1HS
Telephone: 0191 3700500
Distance: 1.79 (km)
Directions from Briarwood Avenue to Pelton & Fellrose Medical Group
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Alpha Dental Group

Address: Alpha Dental Group, Unit 3, 47 Gibside, Chester-le-street, DH2 2TS
Distance: 1.09 (km)
Directions from Briarwood Avenue to Alpha Dental Group

Roseberry School House

Address: Roseberry School House, Pelton Lane, Pelton, Chester Le Street, County Durham, DH2 1NP
Distance: 1.36 (km)
Directions from Briarwood Avenue to Roseberry School House

Oasis Dental Surgery

Address: Oasis Dental Surgery, 2 Wheldon Terrace, Pelton, Chester Le Street, County Durham, DH2 1DA
Distance: 1.72 (km)
Directions from Briarwood Avenue to Oasis Dental Surgery

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 17 South Burns, Chester Le Street, County Durham, DH3 3EZ
Distance: 2.16 (km)
Directions from Briarwood Avenue to Dental Surgery
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Pelton Library

Ouston Lane, Chester Le Street, DH21EZ
Telephone: 0191 3700485
Distance: 1.8 Kilometres
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Directions from Briarwood Avenue to Pelton Library

Chester-le-Street Library

Station Road, Chester Le Street, DH33BP
Telephone:
Distance: 2.31 Kilometres
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Directions from Briarwood Avenue to Chester-le-Street Library

Sacriston Library

Plawsworth Road, Sacriston, DH76HU
Telephone: 0191 371 0550
Distance: 4.24 Kilometres
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Directions from Briarwood Avenue to Sacriston Library

Birtley Library

Durham Road, Birtley, Gateshead, DH31LE
Telephone: 0191 433 6101
Distance: 4.84 Kilometres
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Directions from Briarwood Avenue to Birtley Library

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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Chester-Le-Street Station is 2.06 Kilometers away

Directions from Briarwood Avenue 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

Dunston Station is 10.48 Kilometers away

Directions from Briarwood Avenue 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

Heworth Station is 11 Kilometers away

Directions from Briarwood Avenue to Heworth

Heworth station is operated by Northern in the Gateshead 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 • Hexham • James Cook University Hospital • Kildale • Lealholm • Marton • MetroCentre • Middlesbrough • Newcastle • Nunthorpe • Prudhoe • Riding Mill • Ruswarp • Seaham • Seaton Carew • Sleights • Stocksfield • Stockton • Sunderland • Thornaby • Wetheral • Whitby • Wylam

MetroCentre Station is 11.8 Kilometers away

Directions from Briarwood Avenue to MetroCentre

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

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Acklington • Alnmouth • Annan • Aspatria • Auchinleck • Bardon Mill • Barrhead • Billingham • Blaydon • Brampton (Cumbria) • Carlisle • Chathill • Corbridge • Cramlington • Dalston • Dumfries • Dunlop • Dunston • Flimby • Glasgow Central • Gretna Green • Gypsy Lane • Haltwhistle • Harrington • Hartlepool • Haydon Bridge • Heworth • Hexham • James Cook University Hospital • Kilmarnock • Kilmaurs • Kirkconnel • Manors • Marton • Maryport • Middlesbrough • Morpeth • New Cumnock • Newcastle • Nunthorpe • Parton • Pegswood • Prudhoe • Riding Mill • Sanquhar • Seaham • Seaton Carew • Stewarton • Stocksfield • Stockton • Sunderland • Thornaby • Wetheral • Whitehaven • Widdrington • Wigton • Workington • Wylam

Airports

Nearest Airports

Newcastle International Airport is 20.96 Kilometers away Directions from Briarwood Avenue to Newcastle International Airport
Durham Tees Valley Airport is 40.14 Kilometers away Directions from Briarwood Avenue to Durham Tees Valley Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Newcastle International Ferry Terminal is 18.17 Kilometers away
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South Shields Ferry Terminal is 18.97 Kilometers away
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North Shields Ferry Terminal is 19.38 Kilometers away
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Transporter Bridge North Side is 38.98 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Briarwood Avenue is approximately 1.69 miles from the A167

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: A1(M) J63/A167/A183 - 3.05 Km Away
Directions from Briarwood Avenue to A1(M) J63/A167/A183
Junction: A1(M) J64/A195 - 4.44 Km Away
Directions from Briarwood Avenue to A1(M) J64/A195
Junction: A1(M) J65/A194(M)/A1(T)/A1231/B1288 - 5.69 Km Away
Directions from Briarwood Avenue to A1(M) J65/A194(M)/A1(T)/A1231/B1288
Junction: A1(M) J62/A690 - 8.81 Km Away
Directions from Briarwood Avenue to A1(M) J62/A690

In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

The Co-op

Allendale House, Front Street, Pelton, Chester-Le-Street, DH2 1DE
Distance: 1.72 Kilometres
Directions from Briarwood Avenue to The Co-op

Sainsburys Local

Allendale House, Front Street, Pelton, Chester-Le-Street, DH2 1DE7 The Avenue, Chester-Le-Street, DH2 2DE
Distance: 1.81 Kilometres
Directions from Briarwood Avenue to Sainsburys Local

Tesco

Allendale House, Front Street, Pelton, Chester-Le-Street, DH2 1DE7 The Avenue, Chester-Le-Street, DH2 2DENorth Burns, Chester-Le-Street, DH3 3TF
Distance: 2.21 Kilometres
Directions from Briarwood Avenue to Tesco

Iceland Foods

Allendale House, Front Street, Pelton, Chester-Le-Street, DH2 1DE7 The Avenue, Chester-Le-Street, DH2 2DENorth Burns, Chester-Le-Street, DH3 3TFUnit 17 St Cuthberts Walk, Chester-le-Street, DH3 3YQ
Distance: 2.22 Kilometres
Directions from Briarwood Avenue to Iceland Foods

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Country Park

Attraction Name: Waldridge Fell Country Park
Distance: 2.1 (km)
Directions from Briarwood Avenue to Waldridge Fell Country Park

Museum

Attraction Name: Anker's House Museum
Distance: 2.45 (km)
Directions from Briarwood Avenue to Anker's House Museum

Museum

Attraction Name: Beamish - The North of England Open Air Museum
Distance: 4.35 (km)
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Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Broom House Farm
Distance: 5.42 (km)
Directions from Briarwood Avenue to Broom House Farm

Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of County Durham
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County Hall
Durham
County Durham
DH1 5UL
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 0300 1237070
Within the electoral area of Not Found -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of North Durham
The Member of Parliament is Kevan Jones
Details for the MP Kevan Jones on parliament.uk
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In the 2017 General Election Kevan Jones won with a majority of 12939 the result was Lab hold. The total electorate was 66970
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01020618
Ons Area Name:County Durham 011F
Average Age : 40.85
Population: 1558.00
Male Population: 775.00 (49.74%)
Female Population: 783.00 (50.26%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 36 (2.31%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
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Recent Crime in the Area

Public-order4
Burglary5
Drugs4
Shoplifting2
Violent-crime21
Criminal-damage-arson9
Bicycle-theft2
Vehicle-crime6
Other-theft5
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Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location details

Location Details

Briarwood Avenue

OS Reference: 425144, 551485
OS Grid Reference: NZ251515
Latitude and Longitude: 54.857434967271, -1.6082803917852
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 4.37837 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Briarwood Avenue

Map Number: 88
Map Name: Tyneside
Pelton Fell
Durham
North East
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