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Kent's Close in Solihull

Kent's Close is a Street in the West Midlands town of Solihull and measures approximately 110 metres long.

There is only one street named Kent's Close making it unique in Great Britain.

Kent's Close 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 .

Kent's Close has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 35000342 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of Kent's Close is roughly 111.00 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 115.00 and the lowest point being 109.60. A change of 5.40 metres.

Kent's Close is located within the county of West Midlands which is in the West Midlands (England) region of the UK. 97.37 miles North West from the centre of London, 4.92 miles South East from the centre of Birmingham, 12.49 miles West from the centre of Coventry and 25.05 miles North East from the centre of Worcester.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Kent's Close

Sunrise09:00
Sunset17:36

Latest Weather Conditions for Kent's Close

Observed at Weather Station:Coleshill 23 January 2021 at 04:00 (5.13 miles away)
Current Weather:Mist
Temperature and Humidity:-1.0°C (98.9%)
Wind Direction and Speed:S (3 mph)
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Budget Hotels near Kent's Close Solihull

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Travelodge Birmingham Sheldon
Address:2225 Coventry Rd, Birmingham, B26 3EH
Telephone:0871 559 1806 Learn More
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2: Name:Travelodge Birmingham Yardley
Address:1741 Coventry Rd, Birmingham, B26 1DS
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4: Name:Travelodge Birmingham Airport
Address:Terminal Rd, Birmingham, B26 3QW
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5: Name:Premier Inn Solihull Town Centre
Address:Station Road
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Kent's Close above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
111.00109.60115.005.40

Frequently asked Questions for Kent's Close

What Council (Local Authority) is Kent's Close in?

Kent's Close is located within the local authority area of Solihull Metropolitan Borough Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Kent's Close in?

Kent's Close is in an unparished area.

What Electoral Ward is Kent's Close in?

Kent's Close is located within the ward of Lyndon.

What County is Kent's Close in?

Kent's Close is located within the ceremonial county of West Midlands.

What Constituency is Kent's Close in?

Kent's Close is located within the constituency of Solihull.

What Part of the UK is Kent's Close in?

Kent's Close is located within the West Midlands (England) region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Kent's Close in?

Kent's Close is located within the West Midlands Council area.

What Police Force area is Kent's Close in?

Kent's Close is located within the West Midlands Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for Kent's Close

Kents Close, Solihull, B92 7QH, Kents Close, Solihull, Solihull, B92 7QH,

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Location Details

Kent's Close
Map showing the location of Kent's Close
Latitude52.446474
Longitude-1.797826
OS Easting (X):413739
OS Northing (Y):283228
OS Grid Reference:SP137832

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Kent's Close

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00051352
ONS Area NameSelf-Sufficient Retirement
Average Age42.67
Area Population1525.00
Male Population764.00 (50%)
Female Population761.00 (50%)
Benefit Claimants13 (1%)
LSOA Code:E01010161
LSOA Name:Solihull 012E
SOA Code:8c
SOA Name:Comfortable suburbia
MSOA Code:E02002092
MSOA Name:Solihull 012
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Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Sheldon Superstore
Coventry Rd, Sheldon, Birmingham, B26 3DY
0345 677 9845
Distance: 0.57 Miles
Directions from Kent's Close to Tesco Sheldon Superstore
Tesco Hobs Moat Express
47-49 Hobs Moat Rd, Sheldon, Solihull, B92 8JJ
0345 026 9030
Distance: 0.6 Miles
Directions from Kent's Close to Tesco Hobs Moat Express
Tesco Solihull Esso Express
11 Warwick Rd, Olton, Solihull, B92 7HS
0345 677 9809
Distance: 0.63 Miles
Directions from Kent's Close to Tesco Solihull Esso Express
Iceland Sheldon
2154 Coventry Road, Sheldon, Birmingham, B26 3JB
01217423939
Distance: 0.72 Miles
Directions from Kent's Close to Iceland Sheldon

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 0121 - Birmingham
Area Code: 01675 - Coleshill
Area Code: 01676 - Meriden
Area Code: 01564 - Lapworth

 Broadband Information

Speed Average Speed Median Speed Maximum Speed Next-generation access (NGA) Number of Connections
Greater than 2 Mbps 24.7 20 >=30 Y 11

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 Julian Knight
Details for the MP Julian Knight on parliament.uk
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In the 2019 General Election Julian Knight won with a majority of 21,273 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 78,760
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Lyndon Ward
Parish: Unparished area
Ceremonial County: West Midlands
County Council: West Midlands Council

Nearest Car Parks

Recreation Ground - Adj. to Medical Centre Car Park
Richmond Road, Solihull, West Midlands
Solihull
B92 7RZ
Distance: 0.11 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
Recreation Ground Car Park
Barn Lane, Solihull, West Midlands
Solihull
B92 7NB
Distance: 0.26 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
Blue Ice Solihull Rink Car Park
Ulleries Road, Hobs Moat, West Midlands
Hobs Moat
B92 8JN
Distance: 0.52 km (click for directions)
Free car park for Patrons only.
Telephone: 01217425561
Operated by: Solihull Ice Rink
Masons Way Car Park
Masons Way, Olton, West Midlands
Olton
B92 7JE
Distance: 0.60 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01217048000
Operated by: Solihull Metropolitan Borough Council
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Nearest Schools

Olton Primary School
Distance: 0.06 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 26/04/2012)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 591
Address: Olton Primary School, Lyndon Road, Olton, B92 7QF
Head: Mr L Chamberlain (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Kent's Close to Olton Primary School
St Margaret's Church of England Primary School
Distance: 0.26 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 11/02/2013)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 240
Address: St Margaret's Church of England Primary School, Richmond Road, Olton, B92 7RR
Head: Mrs Anita Delaney (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Kent's Close to St Margaret's Church of England Primary School
Lyndon School
Distance: 0.27 Miles
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected 05/06/2018)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 1128
Address: Lyndon School, Daylesford Road, B92 8EJ
Head: Mr Abid Butt ()
Directions from Kent's Close to Lyndon School
St Andrew's Catholic Primary School
Distance: 0.44 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 24/11/2016)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 231
Address: St Andrew's Catholic Primary School, Windrush Close, B92 8QL
Head: Mr Kevin Kelly (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Kent's Close to St Andrew's Catholic Primary School

Nearest Hospitals

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: 0.71 (miles)
Directions from Kent's Close to Hertford House
Spire Parkway Hospital
Address: 1 Damson Parkway, Solihull, B91 2PP,
Independent Sector
Spire Healthcare
Telephone: 0121 704 1451
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 2.24 (miles)
Directions from Kent's Close to Spire Parkway Hospital
Solihull Hospital
Address: Lode Lane, Solihull, B91 2JL,
Independent Sector
University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 1214242000
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 2.26 (miles)
Directions from Kent's Close to Solihull Hospital
Tamarind Centre
Address: 165 Yardley Green Road, Bordesley Green, Birmingham,
NHS Sector
Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0121 301 0500
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 2.66 (miles)
Directions from Kent's Close to Tamarind Centre

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Kent's Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Kent's Close
0.57 Dental Surgery 151 New Coventry Road B26 3DX
0.80 Dental Surgery 26 Sheaf Lane B26 3HD
0.83 Coventry Road (dental Surgery) 2236a Coventry Road, Sheldon B26 3JH
0.93 Victoria Road (dental Surgery) 3 Victoria Road, Acocks Green B27 7XZ
1.00 Dental Surgery 28 Station Road, Acocks Green B27 6DN

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Kent's Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near
0.10 Richmond Medical Centre 179 Richmond Road B92 7SA tel:0121 7432159
0.41 Hobs Moat Medical Centre Ulleries Road B92 8ED tel:0121 7425211
0.52 Meadowside Family Health Centre 30 Winchcombe Road B92 8PJ
0.71 St. Margarets Medical Practice 8 St. Margarets Road B92 7JS tel:0121 7060307
0.93 Victoria Road Surgery 21 Victoria Road, Acocks Green B27 7XZ tel:0121 7061129

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Kent's Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near
0.22 Your Local Boots Pharmacy 255 Lyndon Road B92 7QP tel:0121 7428325
0.57 Mej Hingley & Co Ltd 101b Hobs Moat Road B92 8JL tel:0121 7433364
0.67 The Olton Pharmacy Ltd 159 Warwick Road, Olton B92 7AR tel:0121 7060775
0.72 Lloydspharmacy 2154a-2156 Coventry Road, Sheldon B26 3JB tel:0121 7438808
0.83 Lloydspharmacy 2222 Coventry Road, Sheldon B26 3JH tel:0121 7433676

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Kent's Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Kent's Close
0.57 Eye Specialists Opticians (solihull) 83 Hobs Moat Road B92 8JL
0.72 Scrivens Opticians (sheldon) 2162 Coventry Road, Sheldon B26 3JB
0.83 Boots Opticians (sheldon) 2236 Coventry Road, Sheldon B26 3JH
0.84 Homecare Optical 707 Old Lode Lane B92 8NE
0.95 New Image Opticians 1120 Warwick Road, Acocks Green B27 6BL

Nearest Libraries

Hobs Moat Library
Ulleries Road, Hobs Moat, Solihull, B928EB
Telephone: 0121 743 4592
Distance: 0.53 Miles
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Directions from Kent's Close to Hobs Moat Library
Olton Library
169a Warwick Road, Solihull, B927AW
Telephone: 0121 706 3038
Distance: 0.71 Miles
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Directions from Kent's Close to Olton Library
Acocks Green Library
Shirley Road, Birmingham, B277XH
Telephone: 0121 464 1738
Distance: 1.11 Miles
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Directions from Kent's Close to Acocks Green Library
South Yardley Library
Yardley Road, Birmingham, B258LT
Telephone: 0121 464 1944
Distance: 1.23 Miles
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Directions from Kent's Close to South Yardley Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Olton Station is 0.61 miles away.

Address: Olton station, Warwick Road, Solihull, West Midlands, B92 7AR

Olton is situated on the Chiltern Main Line.

Olton Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Kent's Close to Olton Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Acocks Green00:03:00
Banbury00:55:30
Birmingham Moor Street00:12:00
Birmingham Snow Hill00:16:00
Blakedown00:50:00
Cradley Heath00:36:00
Dorridge00:11:00
Droitwich Spa01:07:00
Great Malvern01:30:00
Hagley00:46:00
Hartlebury00:57:00
Hatton00:21:00
Jewellery Quarter00:18:00
Kidderminster00:54:00
Langley Green00:28:00
Lapworth00:15:00
Leamington Spa00:32:00
Lye (West Midlands)00:41:00
Malvern Link01:27:00
Old Hill00:35:00
Rowley Regis00:31:00
Small Heath00:08:00
Smethwick Galton Bridge00:25:00
Solihull00:04:00
Stourbridge Junction00:42:00
Stratford-upon-Avon00:35:00
Stratford-upon-Avon Parkway00:32:00
The Hawthorns00:22:00
Tyseley00:05:00
Warwick00:29:00
Warwick Parkway00:25:00
Widney Manor00:07:00
Worcester Foregate Street01:18:00
Worcester Shrub Hill01:17:00

Acocks Green Station is 0.91 miles away.

Address: Acocks Green station, Yardley Road, Acocks Green, West Midlands, B27 6EB

Acocks Green is situated on the Chiltern Main Line.

Acocks Green Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Kent's Close to Acocks Green Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Birmingham Moor Street00:09:00
Birmingham Snow Hill00:13:00
Blakedown00:47:00
Cradley Heath00:33:00
Dorridge00:14:00
Droitwich Spa01:04:00
Hagley00:43:00
Hartlebury00:54:00
Hatton00:23:30
Jewellery Quarter00:15:00
Kidderminster00:51:00
Langley Green00:25:00
Lapworth00:18:00
Leamington Spa00:35:00
Lye (West Midlands)00:38:00
Old Hill00:32:00
Olton00:03:00
Rowley Regis00:28:00
Small Heath00:05:00
Smethwick Galton Bridge00:22:00
Solihull00:07:00
Stourbridge Junction00:39:00
Stratford-upon-Avon00:37:30
Stratford-upon-Avon Parkway00:34:30
The Hawthorns00:19:00
Tyseley00:02:00
Warwick00:31:30
Widney Manor00:10:00
Worcester Foregate Street01:15:00
Worcester Shrub Hill01:14:00

Spring Road Station is 1.68 miles away.

Address: Spring Road station, Spring Road, Tyseley, West Midlands, B11 3DP

Spring Road is situated on the North Warwickshire (Shakespeare Line) Line.

Spring Road Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Kent's Close to Spring Road Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Birmingham Moor Street00:10:00
Birmingham Snow Hill00:14:00
Blakedown00:49:00
Cradley Heath00:34:00
Danzey00:24:00
Droitwich Spa01:03:00
Earlswood (West Midlands)00:16:00
Hagley00:44:00
Hall Green00:03:00
Henley-in-Arden00:28:00
Jewellery Quarter00:16:00
Kidderminster00:51:00
Langley Green00:27:00
Lye (West Midlands)00:40:00
Old Hill00:34:00
Rowley Regis00:29:00
Shirley00:08:00
Small Heath00:06:00
Smethwick Galton Bridge00:23:00
Stourbridge Junction00:40:00
Stratford-upon-Avon00:43:00
Stratford-upon-Avon Parkway00:40:00
The Hawthorns00:20:00
The Lakes (Warks)00:18:00
Tyseley00:03:00
Whitlocks End00:11:00
Wilmcote00:37:00
Wood End00:21:00
Wootton Wawen00:31:00
Worcester Foregate Street01:16:00
Worcester Shrub Hill01:16:00
Wythall00:14:00
Yardley Wood00:05:00

Tyseley Station is 1.82 miles away.

Address: Tyseley station, Wharfedale Road, Tyseley, West Midlands, B11 2HH

Tyseley is situated on the Chiltern Main Line|North Warwickshire (Shakespeare Line) Line.

Tyseley Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Kent's Close to Tyseley Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Acocks Green00:03:00
Birmingham Moor Street00:07:00
Birmingham Snow Hill00:11:00
Blakedown00:47:00
Cradley Heath00:32:00
Danzey00:26:00
Dorridge00:17:00
Droitwich Spa01:00:30
Earlswood (West Midlands)00:18:30
Hagley00:41:00
Hall Green00:05:00
Hartlebury00:56:00
Henley-in-Arden00:30:30
Jewellery Quarter00:13:00
Kidderminster00:49:00
Langley Green00:24:00
Lye (West Midlands)00:37:00
Old Hill00:31:00
Olton00:05:30
Rowley Regis00:26:00
Shirley00:11:00
Small Heath00:03:00
Smethwick Galton Bridge00:20:00
Solihull00:09:00
Spring Road00:02:00
Stourbridge Junction00:37:00
Stratford-upon-Avon00:45:00
Stratford-upon-Avon Parkway00:42:00
The Hawthorns00:17:00
The Lakes (Warks)00:21:00
Whitlocks End00:14:00
Widney Manor00:12:00
Wilmcote00:39:00
Wood End00:23:00
Wootton Wawen00:34:00
Worcester Foregate Street01:13:00
Worcester Shrub Hill01:14:00
Wythall00:16:00
Yardley Wood00:07:00

Nearest Airports

Birmingham International Airport is 2.84 miles away Directions from Kent's Close to Birmingham International Airport
Coventry Airport is 14.66 miles away Directions from Kent's Close to Coventry Airport
East Midlands Airport is 32.8 miles away Directions from Kent's Close to East Midlands Airport
Gloucestershire Airport is 41.18 miles away Directions from Kent's Close to Gloucestershire Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Sharpness Old Docks is 57.69 miles away

Directions from Kent's Close to Sharpness Old Docks

Lydney Harbour is 59.11 miles away

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Bristol Docks Ferry Landing is 75.67 miles away

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Castle Park Ferry Landing is 76.34 miles away

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Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Kent's Close is approximately 3.46 miles from the M42

Junction: M42 J5/A41/A4141 - 3.5 Miles Away

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Junction: M42 J6/A45(T)/A45 - 3.71 Miles Away

Directions from Kent's Close to M42 J6/A45(T)/A45

Junction: M42 J7A/M6 - 4.06 Miles Away

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Junction: M6 J5/A452 - 4.34 Miles Away

Directions from Kent's Close to M6 J5/A452

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Blakesley Hall
Historic Properties
Distance: 1.93 (miles)
Directions from Kent's Close to Blakesley Hall
Attraction Name: Sarehole Mill
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 2.59 (miles)
Directions from Kent's Close to Sarehole Mill
Attraction Name: MAC Birmingham
Other
Distance: 4.48 (miles)
Directions from Kent's Close to MAC Birmingham
Attraction Name: Thinktank-Birmingham Science Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 4.5 (miles)
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