Forest Close in Lickey End B60 1JU

Forest Close is a Street in the Worcestershire village of Lickey End with the postcode of B60 1JU and measures approximately 137 metres long.

The average house in Forest Close sells for £238,946.43

There are 52 other streets named Forest Close in Great Britain.

Forest Close is governed by Bromsgrove District Council Council.

Average House Prices for Forest Close
YearSalesAverage House Price
20191£260,000.
20183£263,000.
20171£260,000.
20166£236,958.
20153£204,833.

Forest Close is located within the county of Worcestershire which is in the West Midlands (England) region of the UK. 101.61 miles North West from the centre of London, 10.67 miles South West from the centre of Birmingham, 13.29 miles North East from the centre of Worcester and 23 miles West from the centre of Coventry.

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Green Circle = 10 Minutes Walk (800 metres)
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Sunset and Sunrise times for Forest Close, B60 1JU

Sunrise04:48
Sunset21:24

We have found a postcode for Forest Close.

B60 1JU

Latest Weather Conditions for Forest Close, B60 1JU

Observed at Weather Station:Pershore 5 June 2020 at 12:00 (14.13 miles away)
Current Weather:Light rain shower (day)
Temperature and Humidity:13.3°C (64.3%)
Wind Direction and Speed:NNW (10 mph)
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Budget Hotels near Forest Close Lickey End

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Travelodge Bromsgrove Marlbrook
Address:462 Birmingham Rd, Marlbrook, Bromsgrove, B61 0HR
Telephone:0871 559 1809 Learn More
0.88
2: Name:Premier Inn Bromsgrove Central
Address:Birmingham Road
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0.95
3: Name:Travelodge Bromsgrove
Address:2 Finstall Rd, Bromsgrove, B60 2DZ
Telephone:0871 984 8484 Learn More
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4: Name:Premier Inn Birmingham South Rubery
Address:Great Park
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3.37
5: Name:Premier Inn Birmingham South Longbridge Station
Address:1 High Street
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3.93

Buying a House in Forest Close? View our Mortgage Examples

Mortgage Calculator for the Lowest Priced Property on Forest Close
Total Price of Property£193,000
Minimum Deposit£9,650.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£562.92
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£966.20
Mortgage Calculator for the Highest Priced Property on Forest Close
Total Price of Property£275,500
Minimum Deposit£13,775.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£803.54
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£1,379.22
Mortgage Calculator for the Average Priced Property on Forest Close
Total Price of Property£238,946
Minimum Deposit£11,947.32
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£696.93
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£1,196.22

Elevation

The Central point of Forest Close is approximately 125 Metres above sea level

Frequently asked Questions for Forest Close

What Council (Local Authority) is Forest Close in?

Forest Close is located within the local authority area of Bromsgrove District Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Forest Close in?

Forest Close is in an unparished area.

What Electoral Ward is Forest Close in?

Forest Close is located within the ward of Norton.

What County is Forest Close in?

Forest Close is located within the ceremonial county of Worcestershire.

What Constituency is Forest Close in?

Forest Close is located within the constituency of Bromsgrove.

What Region of the UK is Forest Close in?

Forest Close is located within the West Midlands (England) region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Forest Close in?

Forest Close is located within the Worcestershire Council area.

What Police Force area is Forest Close in?

Forest Close is located within the West Mercia Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for Forest Close

Forest Close, Bromsgrove, Lickey End, B60 1JU,

Roads that intersect with Forest Close

Map showing the location of Forest Close

Location Details

Forest Close
Latitude52.352442
Longitude-2.045445
OS Easting (X):396905
OS Northing (Y):272752
OS Grid Reference:SO969728

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Forest Close

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00164006
ONS Area NameRural White-Collar Workers
Average Age40.07
Area Population1742.00
Male Population890.00 (51%)
Female Population852.00 (49%)
Benefit Claimants3 (0%)
LSOA Code:E01032155
LSOA Name:Bromsgrove 008E
SOA Code:8b
SOA Name:Ageing suburbanites
MSOA Code:E02006703
MSOA Name:Bromsgrove 008

Nearest Supermarkets

Sainsburys Bromsgrove Stourbridge Road Local
189 Stourbridge Road, Bromsgrove, England, B61 0AR
1527575374
Distance: 0.75 Miles
Directions from Forest Close to Sainsburys Bromsgrove Stourbridge Road Local
Tesco Marlbrook Express
199 Old Birmingham Rd, Marlbrook, Bromsgrove, B60 1DL
0345 026 9283
Distance: 0.96 Miles
Directions from Forest Close to Tesco Marlbrook Express
Iceland Bromsgrove Food Warehous
Unit 2, Bromsgrove Retail Park, Bromsgrove, B61 0DD
01527871208
Distance: 1.02 Miles
Directions from Forest Close to Iceland Bromsgrove Food Warehous
Iceland Bromsgrove
12 Mill Lane, Bromsgrove, Worcestershire, B61 8AG
01527870173
Distance: 1.28 Miles
Directions from Forest Close to Iceland Bromsgrove

 Telephone Information

Dialling CodeTelephone ExchangeTelephone CabinetFibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises
01527BROMSGROVE - WMBPZP12FTTC

 Broadband Information

Speed Average Speed Median Speed Maximum Speed Next-generation access (NGA) Number of Connections
Less than 2 Mbps 7.4 3.6 >=30 Y 21

 Recent House Sales in Forest Close

Address9 Forest Close, , Worcestershire, B60 1JU.
Sale DateThu 27 Jun 2019
Sale Price£260,000
Type of PropertySemi-Detached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address8 Forest Close, , Worcestershire, B60 1JU.
Sale DateTue 18 Sep 2018
Sale Price£265,000
Type of PropertyDetached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address4 Forest Close, , Worcestershire, B60 1JU.
Sale DateWed 27 Jun 2018
Sale Price£264,000
Type of PropertySemi-Detached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address7 Forest Close, , Worcestershire, B60 1JU.
Sale DateThu 17 May 2018
Sale Price£260,000
Type of PropertyDetached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address2 Forest Close, , Worcestershire, B60 1JU.
Sale DateFri 04 Aug 2017
Sale Price£260,000
Type of PropertyDetached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address14 Forest Close, , Worcestershire, B60 1JU.
Sale DateThu 25 Feb 2016
Sale Price£225,000
Type of PropertyTerraced
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address6 Forest Close, , Worcestershire, B60 1JU.
Sale DateMon 01 Feb 2016
Sale Price£245,000
Type of PropertySemi-Detached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address17 Forest Close, , Worcestershire, B60 1JU.
Sale DateWed 23 Mar 2016
Sale Price£275,500
Type of PropertySemi-Detached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address25 Forest Close, , Worcestershire, B60 1JU.
Sale DateThu 18 Feb 2016
Sale Price£219,250
Type of PropertyTerraced
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address31 Forest Close, , Worcestershire, B60 1JU.
Sale DateFri 01 Jul 2016
Sale Price£232,000
Type of PropertySemi-Detached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address9 Forest Close, , Worcestershire, B60 1JU.
Sale DateFri 15 Jul 2016
Sale Price£225,000
Type of PropertySemi-Detached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address27 Forest Close, , Worcestershire, B60 1JU.
Sale DateThu 16 Jul 2015
Sale Price£210,000
Type of PropertySemi-Detached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address6 Forest Close, , Worcestershire, B60 1JU.
Sale DateFri 16 Oct 2015
Sale Price£193,000
Type of PropertySemi-Detached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address11 Forest Close, , Worcestershire, B60 1JU.
Sale DateFri 30 Jan 2015
Sale Price£211,500
Type of PropertySemi-Detached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Bromsgrove District Council
Visit the Council's Website
The Council House, Burcot Lane, Bromsgrove, Worcestershire, B60 1AA
Send email
Telephone Number: 01527 873 232
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of
The Member of Parliament is Sajid Javid
Details for the MP Sajid Javid on parliament.uk
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In the 2019 General Election Sajid Javid won with a majority of 23,106 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 75,078
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Norton Ward
Parish: Unparished area
Ceremonial County: Worcestershire
County Council: Worcestershire Council

Nearest Car Parks

Golden Cross Lane Car Park
Golden Cross Lane, Catshill, Worcestershire
Catshill
B61 0JZ
Distance: 0.99 km (click for directions)
limited to 2 hour stay
Telephone: 01527881288
Operated by: Bromsgrove District Council
Stourbridge Road Car Park
Stourbridge Road, Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Bromsgrove
B61 0AB
Distance: 1.11 km (click for directions)
Blue badge holders displaying a blue badge and a ticket at the time of parking will receive an additional hour of parking. Blue badge holders can aplly for a smart card which allows cheaper parking
Telephone: 01527881457
Operated by: Bromsgrove District Council
School Drive Car Park
School Drive, Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Bromsgrove
B60 1AZ
Distance: 1.20 km (click for directions)
Blue badge holders displaying a blue badge and a ticket at the time of parking will receive an additional hour of parking. Blue badge holders can aplly for a smart card which allows cheaper parking.
Telephone: 01527881457
Operated by: Bromsgrove District Council
Parkside Car Park
Market Street, Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Bromsgrove
B61 8AD
Distance: 1.20 km (click for directions)
Blue badge holders displaying a blue badge and a ticket at the time of parking will receive an additional hour of parking. Blue badge holders can aplly for a smart card which allows cheaper parking. Free motorcycle parking in designated area.
Telephone: 01527881457
Operated by: Bromsgrove District Council

Nearest Schools

Lickey End First School
Distance: 0.08 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 10/10/2006)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 148
Address: Lickey End First School, School Lane, Lickey End, B60 1JG
Head: Mr Neil Rintoul (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Forest Close to Lickey End First School
Catshill First School
Distance: 0.89 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 04/03/2013)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 318
Address: Catshill First School, Gibb Lane, Catshill, B61 0JP
Head: Mr Paul Essenhigh (Executive Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Forest Close to Catshill First School
Catshill Middle School
Distance: 0.9 Miles
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 12/01/2017)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 307
Address: Catshill Middle School, Meadow Road, Catshill, B61 0JW
Head: Mr Paul Essenhigh (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Forest Close to Catshill Middle School
Chadsgrove School
Distance: 0.92 Miles
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 04/12/2012)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 131
Address: Chadsgrove School, Meadow Road, Catshill, B61 0JL
Head: Ms D Rattley (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Forest Close to Chadsgrove School

Nearest Hospitals

Princess of Wales Community Hospital - Worcestershire Health and Care NHS Trust
Address: Princess of Wales Community Hospital, Stourbridge Road, Bromsgrove, B61 0BB,
NHS Sector
Worcestershire Health and Care NHS Trust
Telephone: 01527 488000
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 0.72 (miles)
Directions from Forest Close to Princess of Wales Community Hospital - Worcestershire Health and Care NHS Trust
Reaside Clinic
Address: Birmingham Great Park, Bristol Road South, Rednal, Birmingham, B45 9BE,
NHS Sector
Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0121 301 3000
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 3.65 (miles)
Directions from Forest Close to Reaside Clinic
Hillis Lodge
Address: Hollymoor Way, Northfield, Birmingham,
NHS Sector
Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0121 301 4100
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 4.18 (miles)
Directions from Forest Close to Hillis Lodge
Cygnet Wast Hills
Address: Wasthill Lane, Kings Norton, Birmingham, B38 9ET,
NHS Sector
Cygnet Health Care Limited
Telephone: 0121 458 2263
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 4.79 (miles)
Directions from Forest Close to Cygnet Wast Hills

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Forest Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Forest Close
0.72 Princess Of Wales Hospital (dental Surgery) Princess Of Wales Hospital, Stourbridge Road B61 0BB
0.93 Dental Surgery 119 Golden Cross Lane, Catshill B61 0LA
1.19 Parkside Dental Stourbridge Road B61 0AZ
1.28 Orthodontics For You 15 Churchfields B61 8DS
1.36 Dental Surgery 15 Chapel Street B60 2BQ

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Forest Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near
1.02 Davenal House Surgery 28 Birmingham Road B61 0DD tel:01527 872008
1.05 Catshill Village Surgery 36 Woodrow Lane, Catshill B61 0PU tel:01527 872426
1.19 Churchfields Surgery B H I Parkside, Stourbridge Road B61 0AZ tel:01527 872163
1.19 St. Johns Surgery B H I Parkside, Stourbridge Road B61 0AZ tel:01527 872393
1.58 New Road Surgery Bromsgrove 46 New Road B60 2JS tel:01527 575800

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Forest Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near
0.98 Knights Catshill Pharmacy 155-157 Golden Cross Lane, Catshill B61 0JZ tel:01527 872469
1.02 Knights Bromsgrove Pharmacy 36 Birmingham Road B61 0DD tel:01527 835984
1.04 Lloydspharmacy Bhi Parkside Medical Centre, Stourbridge Road B61 0AE tel:01527 872077
1.22 Knights Central Pharmacy 18 Market Street B61 8DA tel:01527 833133
1.36 Boots Uk Ltd 78 High Street B61 8HD tel:01527 872056

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Forest Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Forest Close
1.19 Eyecare Optoms (bromsgrove) B H I Parkside, Stourbridge Road B61 0AZ
1.25 Chapman Opticians Ltd (bromsgrove) 103 High Street B61 8AE
1.25 Specsavers (bromsgrove) 131 High Street B61 8AE
1.36 Spex4u (bromsgrove) 1 Church Street B61 8DD
1.37 Boots Opticians (bromsgrove) 64 High Street B61 8EX

Nearest Libraries

Catshill Library
Barleymow Lane, Catshill, Bromsgrove, B610LP
Telephone: 01905 822722
Distance: 0.79 Miles
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Directions from Forest Close to Catshill Library
Bromsgrove Library
Stratford Road, Bromsgrove, B601AP
Telephone: 01905 822722
Distance: 1.26 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Forest Close to Bromsgrove Library
Cofton Hackett Library
Barnt Green Road, Birmingham, B458ND
Telephone: 0121 453 5693
Distance: 2.7 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Forest Close to Cofton Hackett Library
Rubery Library
7 Library Way, Rubery Rednal, Birmingham, B459JS
Telephone: 01905 822722
Distance: 2.93 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Forest Close to Rubery Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Bromsgrove Station is 2.06 miles away.

Address: Bromsgrove station, New Road, Bromsgrove, Worcestershire, B60 2LX

Bromsgrove is situated on the Bristol to Brimingham Line.

Bromsgrove Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Forest Close to Bromsgrove Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Aston00:41:00
Barnt Green00:06:00
Birmingham New Street00:34:00
Blake Street01:02:00
Bournville00:18:00
Butlers Lane01:00:00
Chester Road00:49:00
Colwall00:41:00
Droitwich Spa00:10:00
Duddeston00:38:00
Erdington00:47:00
Five Ways00:28:00
Four Oaks00:58:00
Gravelly Hill00:44:00
Great Malvern00:36:00
Hereford01:05:00
Kings Norton00:16:00
Ledbury00:49:00
Lichfield City01:11:00
Lichfield Trent Valley01:14:00
Longbridge00:11:00
Malvern Link00:33:00
Northfield00:13:00
Selly Oak00:21:00
Shenstone01:06:00
Sutton Coldfield00:54:00
University (Birmingham)00:24:00
Worcester Foregate Street00:23:00
Worcester Shrub Hill00:22:00
Wylde Green00:51:00

Barnt Green Station is 2.31 miles away.

Address: Barnt Green station, Fiery Hill Road, Barnt Green, West Midlands, B45 8PA

Barnt Green is situated on the Bristol to Brimingham Line.

Barnt Green Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Forest Close to Barnt Green Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Alvechurch00:04:00
Aston00:35:00
Birmingham New Street00:29:00
Blake Street00:56:00
Bournville00:13:00
Bromsgrove00:05:00
Butlers Lane00:54:00
Chester Road00:44:00
Duddeston00:35:00
Erdington00:42:00
Five Ways00:22:00
Four Oaks00:53:00
Gravelly Hill00:39:00
Kings Norton00:10:00
Lichfield City01:05:00
Lichfield Trent Valley01:08:00
Longbridge00:05:00
Northfield00:07:00
Redditch00:12:00
Selly Oak00:16:00
Shenstone01:01:00
Sutton Coldfield00:49:00
University (Birmingham)00:18:00
Wylde Green00:46:00

Alvechurch Station is 3.31 miles away.

Address: Alvechurch station, Station Road, Alvechurch, Worcestershire, B48 7SE

Alvechurch is situated on the Bristol to Brimingham Line.

Alvechurch Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Forest Close to Alvechurch Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Aston00:43:00
Barnt Green00:06:00
Birmingham New Street00:36:00
Blake Street01:03:00
Bournville00:20:00
Butlers Lane01:01:00
Chester Road00:52:00
Duddeston00:42:00
Erdington00:50:00
Five Ways00:30:00
Four Oaks01:00:00
Gravelly Hill00:47:00
Kings Norton00:18:00
Lichfield City01:12:00
Lichfield Trent Valley01:15:00
Longbridge00:13:00
Northfield00:15:00
Redditch00:07:30
Selly Oak00:23:00
Shenstone01:10:00
Sutton Coldfield00:57:00
University (Birmingham)00:26:00
Wylde Green00:54:00

Longbridge Station is 4.07 miles away.

Address: Longbridge station, Longbridge Lane, Birmingham, West Midlands, B31 2TW

Longbridge is situated on the Bristol to Brimingham Line.

Longbridge Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Forest Close to Longbridge Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Alvechurch00:09:30
Aston00:29:00
Barnt Green00:05:00
Birmingham New Street00:23:00
Blake Street00:51:00
Bournville00:07:00
Bromsgrove00:10:00
Butlers Lane00:49:00
Chester Road00:38:00
Duddeston00:27:30
Erdington00:36:00
Five Ways00:17:00
Four Oaks00:46:00
Gravelly Hill00:33:00
Kings Norton00:05:00
Lichfield City01:00:00
Lichfield Trent Valley01:03:00
Northfield00:02:00
Redditch00:16:00
Selly Oak00:10:00
Shenstone00:55:00
Sutton Coldfield00:43:00
University (Birmingham)00:13:00
Wylde Green00:40:00

Nearest Airports

Birmingham International Airport is 14.96 miles away Directions from Forest Close to Birmingham International Airport
Coventry Airport is 24.1 miles away Directions from Forest Close to Coventry Airport
Gloucestershire Airport is 32.11 miles away Directions from Forest Close to Gloucestershire Airport
East Midlands Airport is 44.46 miles away Directions from Forest Close to East Midlands Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Sharpness Old Docks is 47.15 miles away

Directions from Forest Close to Sharpness Old Docks

Lydney Harbour is 48.51 miles away

Directions from Forest Close to Lydney Harbour

Bristol Docks Ferry Landing is 64.97 miles away

Directions from Forest Close to Bristol Docks Ferry Landing

Castle Park Ferry Landing is 66.2 miles away

Directions from Forest Close to Castle Park Ferry Landing

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Forest Close is approximately 0.21 miles from the A38

Junction: M42 J1/A38/B4096 - 0.22 Miles Away

Directions from Forest Close to M42 J1/A38/B4096

Junction: M5 J4A/M42 - 1.14 Miles Away

Directions from Forest Close to M5 J4A/M42

Junction: M5 J4/A38/A491 - 1.8 Miles Away

Directions from Forest Close to M5 J4/A38/A491

Junction: M42 J2/A441 - 4.13 Miles Away

Directions from Forest Close to M42 J2/A441

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Clent Hills
Historic Properties
Distance: 4.68 (miles)
Directions from Forest Close to Clent Hills
Attraction Name: Hanbury Hall (National Trust)
Historic Properties
Distance: 5.8 (miles)
Directions from Forest Close to Hanbury Hall (National Trust)
Attraction Name: Harvington Hall
Historic Properties
Distance: 5.83 (miles)
Directions from Forest Close to Harvington Hall
Attraction Name: Earlswood Village Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 6.52 (miles)
Directions from Forest Close to Earlswood Village Museum