Broughton Close

Postcode: CO2 7JL

Broughton Close is a street in the settlement of Colchester which is within the electoral area of Shrub End Ward in the administration area of Colchester District Council within Essex County Council located in the Eastern Euro Region of the UK.

Broughton Close is located 49.85 miles North East from the centre of London, 17.08 miles South West from the centre of Ipswich, 20.07 miles North East from the centre of Chelmsford and 39.73 miles South East from the centre of Cambridge.

Road Name:Broughton Close
Road Type:service
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CO2 7JL
nearest tide point and watercourse

Tides and Rivers

Broughton Close is approximately 2.75587 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 34 metres above sea level

The nearest significant watercourse to Broughton Close is a river called River Colne which is approximately 2.18061 kilometres away
Height

Height

The Central point of Broughton Close is approximately 34 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Dialling Code: 01206
Telephone Exchange: COLCHESTER - EACOL
Telephone Cabinet: P146
Fibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises: FTTC
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Greater than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 6.9
Median Speed: 6.9
Maximum Speed: 8
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 3
water

Water and Drainage Details

Anglian Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Broughton Close

2 Broughton Close
Sale Price: £240,000
Sale Date: 19/05/2010
4 Broughton Close
Sale Price: £145,000
Sale Date: 07/02/2002
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

Iceni Academy

Distance: 0.56 Kilometers
Type: Academy Sponsor Led
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 195
Address: Gloucester Avenue, Shrub End, CO2 9AZ
Telephone: 01206573807
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Broughton Close to Iceni Academy

King's Ford Infant School and Nursery

Distance: 0.56 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 216
Address: Gloucester Avenue, Shrub End, CO2 9AZ
Telephone: 01206574524
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Broughton Close to King's Ford Infant School and Nursery

Hamilton Primary School

Distance: 0.79 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 420
Address: Constantine Road, CO3 3GB
Telephone: 01206572362
Website: Visit School Website
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Philip Morant School and College

Distance: 0.98 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 1614
Address: Rembrandt Way, CO3 4QS
Telephone: 01206545222
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Broughton Close to Philip Morant School and College
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Essex County Hospital

Address: Lexden Road, Colchester, CO3 3NB,
NHS Sector
Colchester Hospital University NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01206 747474
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Distance: 1.4 (km)
Directions from Broughton Close to Essex County Hospital

Oaks Hospital

Address: Oaks Place, Mile End Road, Colchester, CO4 5XR,
Independent Sector
Ramsay Healthcare UK Operations Limited
Telephone: 01206 752 121
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Distance: 3.56 (km)
Directions from Broughton Close to Oaks Hospital

Colchester General Hospital

Address: Turner Road, Colchester, CO4 5JL,
NHS Sector
Colchester Hospital University NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01206 747474
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Distance: 4.07 (km)
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Halstead Hospital

Address: 78 Hedingham Road, Halstead, CO9 2DL,
NHS Sector
Provide
Distance: 18.58 (km)
Directions from Broughton Close to Halstead Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Colchester Medical Centre

Address: Building Do1, Circular Road South, Colchester, Essex, CO2 7UT
Distance: 0.4 (km)
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Rru Colchester

Address: Rru, Building E04, Merville, Circular Road South, Colchester, Essex, CO2 7UT
Distance: 0.4 (km)
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Shrub End Surgery

Address: Shrub End Surgery, 122 Shrub End Road, Colchester, Essex, CO3 4RY
Telephone: 01206 573605
Distance: 0.82 (km)
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Creffield Medical Centre

Address: 15 Cavalry Road, Stanway, Colchester, Essex, CO2 7GH
Telephone: 01206 570371
Distance: 1.02 (km)
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Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Colchester Dental Centre

Address: Circular Road South, Colchester, Essex, CO2 7UT
Distance: 0.4 (km)
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Layer Road Dental Surgery

Address: Layer Road Dental Surgery, Chesterfields, Layer Road, Colchester, Essex, CO2 9LA
Distance: 1.23 (km)
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12 the Avenue

Address: 12 the Avenue, Colchester, Essex, CO3 3PA
Distance: 1.25 (km)
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Artisaine Ltd

Address: The Art of Dentistry, 3 the Avenue, Colchester, Essex, CO3 3PA
Distance: 1.25 (km)
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Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Prettygate

Prettygate Road, Colchester, CO34EQ
Telephone: 01206 563700
Distance: 1.28 Kilometres
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Colchester

Trinity Square, Colchester, CO11JB
Telephone: 01206 245900
Distance: 1.9 Kilometres
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Stanway

10 Villa Road, Stanway, CO30RH
Telephone: 0845 603 7628
Distance: 3.23 Kilometres
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Greenstead

Hawthorne Avenue, Colchester, CO43QE
Telephone: 01206 862758
Distance: 4.17 Kilometres
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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Colchester Town Station is 2 Kilometers away

Directions from Broughton Close to Colchester Town

Colchester Town station is operated by East Anglia in the Colchester area on the Walton and Clacton Branches stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Alresford • Chelmsford • Clacton • Colchester • Frinton • Great Bentley • Hatfield Peverel • Hythe • Ingatestone • Kelvedon • Kirby Cross • Liverpool Street • Marks Tey • Romford • Shenfield • Stratford • Thorpe-le-Soken • Walton-On-Naze • Weeley • Witham • Wivenhoe

Colchester Station is 2.91 Kilometers away

Directions from Broughton Close to Colchester

Colchester station is operated by East Anglia in the Colchester area on the Shenfield - Ipswich stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Alresford • Bury St.Edmunds • Chelmsford • Clacton • Colchester Town • Diss • Dovercourt • Ely • Frinton • Great Bentley • Harwich International • Harwich Town • Hatfield Peverel • Hythe • Ingatestone • Ipswich • Kelvedon • Kirby Cross • Liverpool Street • Manningtree • March • Marks Tey • Mistley • Norwich • Peterborough • Romford • Shenfield • Stowmarket • Stratford • Thorpe-le-Soken • Walton-On-Naze • Weeley • Whittlesea • Witham • Wivenhoe • Wrabness

Hythe Station is 3.33 Kilometers away

Directions from Broughton Close to Hythe

Hythe station is operated by East Anglia in the Colchester area on the Walton and Clacton Branches stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Alresford • Chelmsford • Clacton • Colchester • Colchester Town • Frinton • Great Bentley • Kelvedon • Kirby Cross • Liverpool Street • Marks Tey • Shenfield • Stratford • Thorpe-le-Soken • Walton-On-Naze • Weeley • Witham • Wivenhoe

Wivenhoe Station is 5.51 Kilometers away

Directions from Broughton Close to Wivenhoe

Wivenhoe station is operated by East Anglia in the Harwich and North Essex area on the Walton and Clacton Branches stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Alresford • Chelmsford • Clacton • Colchester • Colchester Town • Frinton • Great Bentley • Hatfield Peverel • Hythe • Ingatestone • Kelvedon • Kirby Cross • Liverpool Street • Marks Tey • Shenfield • Stratford • Thorpe-le-Soken • Walton-On-Naze • Weeley • Witham

Airports

Nearest Airports

London Southend Airport is 36.21 Kilometers away Directions from Broughton Close to London Southend Airport
London Stansted Airport is 42.66 Kilometers away Directions from Broughton Close to London Stansted Airport
Cambridge Airport is 61 Kilometers away Directions from Broughton Close to Cambridge Airport
Kent International Airport is 67.35 Kilometers away Directions from Broughton Close to Kent International Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Brightlingsea Ferry Landing is 12.47 Kilometers away
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Point Clear Ferry Landing is 12.52 Kilometers away
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Harwich International Ferry Terminal is 26.74 Kilometers away
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Burnham on Crouch Ferry Landing is 28.22 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Broughton Close is approximately 1.40 miles from the A12

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M11 J8A/A120(T) - 46.1 Km Away
Directions from Broughton Close to M11 J8A/A120(T)
Junction: M11 J8/A120(T)/A120/B1256 - 46.8 Km Away
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Junction: M25 J28/A12(T)/A12/A1023 - 51.91 Km Away
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Junction: M11 J9/A11(T)/A1301/B1383/B184 - 52 Km Away
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In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Sainsbury's

Drury Arms, 1 Layer Road, Colchester, CO2 7HN
Distance: 0.5 Kilometres
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East of England Co-Op

Drury Arms, 1 Layer Road, Colchester, CO2 7HN11 The Square, Iceni Way, Colchester, CO2 9EB
Distance: 0.78 Kilometres
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Londis

Drury Arms, 1 Layer Road, Colchester, CO2 7HN11 The Square, Iceni Way, Colchester, CO2 9EBHomefield Road, Colchester, CO2 9PF
Distance: 1.1 Kilometres
Directions from Broughton Close to Londis

Lidl Store

Drury Arms, 1 Layer Road, Colchester, CO2 7HN11 The Square, Iceni Way, Colchester, CO2 9EBHomefield Road, Colchester, CO2 9PF117 Gosbecks Road, Colchester, CO2 9JT
Distance: 1.21 Kilometres
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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nature Reserve

Attraction Name: Lexden Park Nature Reserve
Distance: 1.5 (km)
Directions from Broughton Close to Lexden Park Nature Reserve

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Gosbecks Archaeological Park
Distance: 1.77 (km)
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Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Lexden Earthworks and Bluebottle Grove
Distance: 2.11 (km)
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Castle

Attraction Name: Colchester
Distance: 3.59 (km)
Directions from Broughton Close to Colchester

Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Colchester District
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Rowan House
33 Sheepen Road
Colchester
Essex
CO3 3WG
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Telephone Number: 01206 282 222
County Council: Essex County
Address:
Within the electoral area of Shrub End Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Colchester
The Member of Parliament is Russell, Bob
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01021717
Ons Area Name:Colchester 013D
Average Age : 37.27
Population: 1726.00
Male Population: 845.00 (48.96%)
Female Population: 881.00 (51.04%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 14 (0.81%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
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Recent Crime in the Area

Violent-crime35
Criminal-damage-arson13
Public-order7
Burglary7
Shoplifting14
Other-theft10
Bicycle-theft6
Vehicle-crime9
Drugs5
Other-crime4
2
Robbery1
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location details

Location Details

Broughton Close

OS Reference: 598474, 223567
OS Grid Reference: TL985236
Latitude and Longitude: 51.874859239323, 0.88361027656958
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 2.75587 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Broughton Close

Map Number: 168
Map Name: Colchester
St Michaels
Essex
South East
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