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Drake Croft in Birmingham B37 6UR

Drake Croft is a Street in the West Midlands city of Birmingham with the postcode of B37 6UR and measures approximately 61 metres long.

The average house in Drake Croft sells for £155,500.00

There is only one street named Drake Croft making it unique in Great Britain.

Drake Croft is within the area of Solihull District (B) Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax .

Drake Croft has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 35007034 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of Drake Croft is roughly 86.00 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 86.10 and the lowest point being 85.90. A change of 0.20 metres.

Average House Prices for Drake Croft
YearSalesAverage House Price
20181£171,000.
20151£140,000.

Drake Croft is located within the county of West Midlands which is in the West Midlands (England) region of the UK. 97 miles North West from the centre of London, 7.36 miles East from the centre of Birmingham, 10.66 miles North West from the centre of Coventry and 27.16 miles South West from the centre of Leicester.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Drake Croft, B37 6UR

Sunrise08:56
Sunset17:41

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B37 6UR

Latest Weather Conditions for Drake Croft, B37 6UR

Observed at Weather Station:Coleshill 26 January 2021 at 14:00 (1.65 miles away)
Current Weather:Light rain
Temperature and Humidity:2.6°C (95.8%)
Wind Direction and Speed:SSE (8 mph)
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Address:Bickenhill Parkway
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Address:Ambassador Road
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Address:Terminal Rd, Birmingham, B26 3QW
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Mortgage Calculator for the Lowest Priced Property on Drake Croft
Total Price of Property£140,000
Minimum Deposit£7,000.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£408.33
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£700.87
Mortgage Calculator for the Highest Priced Property on Drake Croft
Total Price of Property£171,000
Minimum Deposit£8,550.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£498.75
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£856.07
Mortgage Calculator for the Average Priced Property on Drake Croft
Total Price of Property£155,500
Minimum Deposit£7,775.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£453.54
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£778.47
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Drake Croft above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
86.0085.9086.100.20

Frequently asked Questions for Drake Croft

What Council (Local Authority) is Drake Croft in?

Drake Croft is located within the local authority area of Solihull Metropolitan Borough Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Drake Croft in?

Drake Croft is in an unparished area.

What Electoral Ward is Drake Croft in?

Drake Croft is located within the ward of Chelmsley Wood.

What County is Drake Croft in?

Drake Croft is located within the ceremonial county of West Midlands.

What Constituency is Drake Croft in?

Drake Croft is located within the constituency of Meriden.

What Part of the UK is Drake Croft in?

Drake Croft is located within the West Midlands (England) region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Drake Croft in?

Drake Croft is not in a County Council area.

What Police Force area is Drake Croft in?

Drake Croft is located within the West Midlands Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for Drake Croft

Drake Croft, Birmingham, Chelmsley Wood, B37 6UR,

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Location Details

Drake Croft
Map showing the location of Drake Croft
Latitude52.485250
Longitude-1.727136
OS Easting (X):418527
OS Northing (Y):287557
OS Grid Reference:SP185876

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Drake Croft

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00051192
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Nearest Supermarkets

Iceland Chelmsley Wood
79 Cedar Walk, Chelmsley Wood Centre, Birmingham, B37 5TU
01217888105
Distance: 0.64 Miles
Directions from Drake Croft to Iceland Chelmsley Wood
Asda Chelmsley Wood
341 Bosworth Drive, Solihull, B37 5EX
0121 788 5700
Distance: 0.72 Miles
Directions from Drake Croft to Asda Chelmsley Wood
Morrisons Coleshill
Park Road, Coleshill B46 1AS
01675 462256
Distance: 1.19 Miles
Directions from Drake Croft to Morrisons Coleshill
Morrisons Birmingham - Castle Bromwich
264 Chester Road, Castle Bromwich, Birmingham B34 7HR
0121 776 7878
Distance: 1.84 Miles
Directions from Drake Croft to Morrisons Birmingham - Castle Bromwich

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01675 - Coleshill
Area Code: 01676 - Meriden
Area Code: 0121 - Birmingham

 Broadband Information

Speed Average Speed Median Speed Maximum Speed Next-generation access (NGA) Number of Connections
Less than 2 Mbps >=30 20 >=30 Y 9

 Recent House Sales in Drake Croft

Address15 Drake Croft, , West Midlands, B37 6UR.
Sale DateThu 05 Apr 2018
Sale Price£171,000
Type of PropertyTerraced
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address11 Drake Croft, , West Midlands, B37 6UR.
Sale DateMon 03 Aug 2015
Sale Price£140,000
Type of PropertyTerraced
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Solihull Metropolitan Borough Council
Visit the Council's Website
PO Box 18, Council House, Solihull, West Midlands, B91 3QS
Send email
Telephone Number: 0121 704 6000
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of
The Member of Parliament is Saqib Bhatti
Details for the MP Saqib Bhatti on parliament.uk
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In the 2019 General Election Saqib Bhatti won with a majority of 22,836 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 85,368
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Chelmsley Wood Ward
Parish: Unparished area
Ceremonial County: West Midlands
County Council: Council

Nearest Car Parks

Meriden Park Car Park
Moorend Avenue, Birmingham, West Midlands
Birmingham
B37 7UF
Distance: 0.38 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01217046000
Operated by: Solihull Metropolitan Borough Council
Hedingham Grove Car Park
Hedingham Grove, Chelmsley Wood, West Midlands
Chelmsley Wood
B37 7TR
Distance: 0.51 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01217048000
Operated by: Solihull Metropolitan Borough Council
Bluebell Recreation Ground Car Park
Bluebell Drive, Birmingham, West Midlands
Birmingham
B37 6SS
Distance: 0.58 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01217048000
Operated by: Solihull Metropolitan Borough Council
Chelmsey Wood Shopping Centre Car Park
Ceolmund Cresent, Solihull, West Midlands
Solihull
B37 5TH
Distance: 0.62 km (click for directions)
Free Car parking for 3 hours
Telephone: 01217701775
Operated by: Chelmsey Wood Shopping Centre
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Nearest Schools

Windy Arbor Primary School
Distance: 0.36 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 05/07/2014)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 445
Address: Windy Arbor Primary School, Woodlands Way, Chelmsley Wood, B37 6RN
Head: Miss Jane Taylor (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Drake Croft to Windy Arbor Primary School
Bishop Wilson Church of England Primary School
Distance: 0.45 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 20/05/2015)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 459
Address: Bishop Wilson Church of England Primary School, 10 Craig Croft, Chelmund's Cross, B37 7TR
Head: Mr Desmond Ricketts (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Drake Croft to Bishop Wilson Church of England Primary School
WMG Academy for Young Engineers (Solihull)
Distance: 0.67 Miles
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 31/03/2019)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 324
Address: WMG Academy for Young Engineers (Solihull), Chelmsley Road, Chelmsley Wood, B37 5FD
Head: Mrs Katharine Tague (Executive Principal)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Drake Croft to WMG Academy for Young Engineers (Solihull)
Coleshill Heath School
Distance: 0.86 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected 25/06/2018)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 516
Address: Coleshill Heath School, Lime Grove, Chelmsley Wood, B37 7PY
Head: Miss Nicole Fowles (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Drake Croft to Coleshill Heath School

Nearest Hospitals

Brooklands Hospital
Address: Coleshill Road, Marston Green, Birmingham, B37 7HL,
NHS Sector
Coventry and Warwickshire Partnership NHS Trust
Telephone: 0121 329 4900
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 1.2 (miles)
Directions from Drake Croft to Brooklands Hospital
Heartlands Hospital
Address: Bordesley Green East, Bordesley Green, Birmingham, B9 5SS,
Independent Sector
University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0121 424 2000
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 4.34 (miles)
Directions from Drake Croft to Heartlands Hospital
Spire Parkway Hospital
Address: 1 Damson Parkway, Solihull, B91 2PP,
Independent Sector
Spire Healthcare
Telephone: 0121 704 1451
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 4.63 (miles)
Directions from Drake Croft to Spire Parkway Hospital
Hertford House
Address: 29 Old Warwick Road, Olton, Solihull, B92 7JQ,
NHS Sector
Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0121 678 4860
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 4.7 (miles)
Directions from Drake Croft to Hertford House

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Drake Croft

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Drake Croft
0.49 Dental Surgery Craig Croft B37 7TR
0.51 Hedingham Grove Dental Surgery 5 Hedingham Grove, Chelmsley Wood B37 7TP
0.76 Lansdown Dental Practice 711 Chester Road, Kingshurst B36 0LN
1.16 Mr L Thota 16 The Parade, Kingshurst B37 6BA
1.16 Dental Surgery Crabtree Drive B37 5BU

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Drake Croft

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near
0.51 Croft Medical Centre 1 Pomeroy Way, Chelmsley Wood B37 7WB tel:0121 2707180
1.06 Kingshurst Medical Practice 40 Gilson Way, Kingshurst B37 6BE tel:0844 4778627
1.16 Nsc Bosworth Hub Bosworth Medical Centre, 16 Crabtree Drive B37 5BU tel:0121 3290031
1.16 Bosworth Medical Centre Chelmsley Wood Pcc, Crabtree Drive, Chelmsley Wood B37 5BU tel:0121 7704484
1.18 Hazelwood Group Practice 27 Parkfield Road, Coleshill B46 3LD tel:01675 463165

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Drake Croft

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near
0.53 Croft Pharmacy Hedingham Grove, Chelmsley Wood B37 7TW tel:01217 705077
0.68 Boots Uk Ltd 29-31 Greenwood Way B37 5TL tel:0121 7706011
0.72 Asda Pharmacy Bosworth Drive B37 5EX tel:0121 7885710
1.16 Browns Pharmacy 15-17 The Parade, Kingshurst B37 6BA tel:0121 7703196
1.16 Your Local Boots Pharmacy Chelmsley Wood Pcc, 16 Crabtree Drive, Chelmsley Wood B37 5BU tel:0121 7705602

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Drake Croft

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Drake Croft
0.64 Specsavers (chelmsley Wood, Birmingham) 2-4 Greenwood Square B37 5TR
0.67 Boots Opticians (chelmsley Wood) 11 Coppice Way, Chelmsley Wood B37 5TX
0.93 Coventry 2 Domiciliary Specsavers Limited 165 Meriden Drive B37 6BT
1.14 I M Hadfield Optometrists - Kingshurst 37 The Parade, Kingshurst B37 6BB
1.32 Scrivens Opticians (coleshill) 91 High Street, Coleshill B46 3AG

Nearest Libraries

Chelmsley Wood Library
10 West Mall, Chelmsley Wood Shopping Centre, Solihull, B375TN
Telephone: 0121 788 4380
Distance: 0.69 Miles
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Directions from Drake Croft to Chelmsley Wood Library
Kingshurst Library
Marston Drive, Kingshurst, Solihull, B376BD
Telephone: 0121 770 3451
Distance: 1.11 Miles
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Directions from Drake Croft to Kingshurst Library
Coleshill Library
19a Parkfield Road, Coleshill, Birmingham, B463LD
Telephone: 01675 463 307
Distance: 1.18 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Drake Croft to Coleshill Library
Marston Green Library
Land Lane, Marston Green, Solihull, B377DQ
Telephone: 0121 779 2131
Distance: 1.56 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Drake Croft to Marston Green Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Marston Green Station is 1.73 miles away.

Address: Marston Green station, Holly Lane, Marston Green, West Midlands, B37 7AB

Marston Green is situated on the Rugby–Birmingham–Stafford line|West Coast Main Line.

Marston Green Station is staffed on a full time basis.

Directions from Drake Croft to Marston Green Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Acton Bridge (Cheshire)01:28:00
Adderley Park00:09:00
Alsager01:21:00
Apsley01:52:00
Berkhamsted01:44:00
Berkswell00:11:00
Bescot Stadium00:32:30
Birmingham International00:04:00
Birmingham New Street00:17:00
Bletchley01:24:00
Bloxwich00:47:00
Bloxwich North00:49:00
Canley00:18:00
Cannock00:57:00
Coseley00:40:00
Coventry00:20:00
Crewe01:25:00
Hampton-in-Arden00:07:00
Harrow & Wealdstone02:04:00
Hartford (Cheshire)01:34:00
Hednesford01:01:00
Hemel Hempstead01:49:00
Kidsgrove01:17:00
Kings Langley01:55:00
Landywood00:53:00
Lea Hall00:03:00
Leighton Buzzard01:31:00
Liverpool Lime Street02:01:00
Liverpool South Parkway01:52:00
London Euston02:04:30
Long Buckby00:41:00
Milton Keynes Central01:16:00
Northampton00:58:00
Penkridge00:55:00
Rugby00:31:00
Rugeley Town01:07:30
Rugeley Trent Valley01:11:30
Runcorn01:43:00
Smethwick Galton Bridge00:21:00
Stafford00:52:00
Stechford00:06:00
Stoke-on-Trent01:08:30
Stone (Staffs)01:00:00
Tame Bridge Parkway00:35:00
Tile Hill00:13:00
Tring01:40:00
Walsall00:41:00
Watford Junction01:54:00
Winsford01:19:00
Wolverhampton00:36:30
Wolverton01:14:00

Coleshill Parkway Station is 2.30 miles away.

Address: Coleshill Parkway station, Station Road, Coleshill, Warwickshire, B46 1JZ

Coleshill Parkway is situated on the Birmingham to Peterborough Line.

Coleshill Parkway Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Drake Croft to Coleshill Parkway Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Audley End02:50:00
Birmingham New Street00:15:30
Cambridge02:35:00
Ely02:17:00
Hinckley (Leics)00:22:00
Leicester00:42:00
March01:58:00
Melton Mowbray00:58:00
Narborough00:30:30
Nuneaton00:15:00
Oakham01:10:00
Peterborough01:41:00
South Wigston00:37:00
Stamford (Lincs)01:24:00
Stansted Airport03:05:00
Water Orton00:04:00

Birmingham International Station is 2.38 miles away.

Address: Birmingham International station, Stationlink Road, National Exhibition Centre, Birmingham, B40 1PA

Birmingham International is situated on the Rugby–Birmingham–Stafford line|West Coast Main Line and is managed by Avanti West Coast.

Birmingham International Station is staffed on a full time basis.

Directions from Drake Croft to Birmingham International Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Adderley Park00:12:00
Alsager01:25:30
Banbury00:40:00
Basingstoke01:58:00
Berkhamsted01:40:00
Berkswell00:08:00
Birmingham New Street00:19:00
Bletchley01:19:00
Bournemouth03:00:00
Brockenhurst02:45:00
Canley00:14:00
Coseley00:35:00
Coventry00:15:00
Crewe01:17:00
Hampton-in-Arden00:03:00
Hartford (Cheshire)01:29:00
Hemel Hempstead01:45:00
Kidsgrove01:21:30
Lea Hall00:06:00
Leamington Spa00:23:00
Leighton Buzzard01:26:00
Liverpool Lime Street01:59:00
Liverpool South Parkway01:49:30
London Euston01:50:00
Long Buckby00:38:00
Macclesfield01:26:00
Manchester Piccadilly01:50:00
Marston Green00:03:00
Milton Keynes Central01:10:00
Northampton00:54:00
Oxford01:02:00
Penkridge00:49:00
Reading01:35:00
Rugby00:27:00
Runcorn01:41:00
Sandwell & Dudley00:30:00
Shrewsbury01:19:00
Smethwick Galton Bridge00:24:00
Southampton Airport Parkway02:22:00
Southampton Central02:31:00
Stafford00:56:00
Stechford00:09:00
Stockport01:38:00
Stoke-on-Trent01:12:00
Stone (Staffs)01:05:00
Telford Central00:52:00
Tile Hill00:11:00
Watford Junction01:35:00
Wellington (Shropshire)00:59:00
Winchester02:13:00
Winsford01:25:00
Wolverhampton00:39:00
Wolverton01:09:00

Water Orton Station is 2.40 miles away.

Address: Water Orton station, Marsh Lane, Water Orton, Warwickshire, B46 1NE

Water Orton is situated on the Birmingham to Peterborough Line|Birmingham to Nottingham Line.

Water Orton Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Drake Croft to Water Orton Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Birmingham New Street00:11:30
Coleshill Parkway00:04:00
Hinckley (Leics)00:26:00
Leicester00:46:30
Narborough00:35:00
Nuneaton00:20:00
South Wigston00:40:00

Nearest Airports

Birmingham International Airport is 2.23 miles away Directions from Drake Croft to Birmingham International Airport
Coventry Airport is 13.37 miles away Directions from Drake Croft to Coventry Airport
East Midlands Airport is 28.89 miles away Directions from Drake Croft to East Midlands Airport
Gloucestershire Airport is 44.81 miles away Directions from Drake Croft to Gloucestershire Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Sharpness Old Docks is 61.52 miles away

Directions from Drake Croft to Sharpness Old Docks

Lydney Harbour is 62.95 miles away

Directions from Drake Croft to Lydney Harbour

Bristol Docks Ferry Landing is 79.5 miles away

Directions from Drake Croft to Bristol Docks Ferry Landing

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Drake Croft is approximately 0.07 miles from the M42

Junction: M42 J7a/M6 TOLL - 0.66 Miles Away

Directions from Drake Croft to M42 J7a/M6 TOLL

Junction: M6 J4/M42 J7/A446(T) - 1.02 Miles Away

Directions from Drake Croft to M6 J4/M42 J7/A446(T)

Junction: M42 J7A/M6 - 1.1 Miles Away

Directions from Drake Croft to M42 J7A/M6

Junction: M6 J3A/M6 TOLL T0 - 1.77 Miles Away

Directions from Drake Croft to M6 J3A/M6 TOLL T0

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Blakesley Hall
Historic Properties
Distance: 3.56 (miles)
Directions from Drake Croft to Blakesley Hall
Attraction Name: St Laurence Church
Places of Worship
Distance: 5.47 (miles)
Directions from Drake Croft to St Laurence Church
Attraction Name: Kingsbury Water Park & Nature Reserve
Country Parks
Distance: 5.7 (miles)
Directions from Drake Croft to Kingsbury Water Park & Nature Reserve
Attraction Name: Sarehole Mill
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 6.47 (miles)
Directions from Drake Croft to Sarehole Mill
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