Birch Avenue in Holton Heath

Birch Avenue is a Street in the Dorset village of Holton Heath and measures approximately 84 metres long.

There are 97 other streets named Birch Avenue in Great Britain.

Birch Avenue is governed by Purbeck District Council Council and the local parish council is Wareham St. Martin.

Birch Avenue is located within the county of Dorset which is in the South West (England) region of the UK. 101.68 miles South West from the centre of London, 9.85 miles West from the centre of Bournemouth, 15.2 miles East from the centre of Dorchester and 27.38 miles South West from the centre of Salisbury.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Birch Avenue

Sunrise05:22
Sunset18:55

Latest Weather Conditions for Birch Avenue

Observed at Weather Station:Bournemouth Airport 10 April 2020 at 08:00 (11.85 miles away)
Current Weather:Partly cloudy (day)
Temperature and Humidity:15.8°C (59.7%)
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Frequently asked Questions for Birch Avenue

What Council (Local Authority) is Birch Avenue in?

Birch Avenue is located within the local authority area of Purbeck District Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Birch Avenue in?

Birch Avenue is located within the area of Wareham St. Martin Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is Birch Avenue in?

Birch Avenue is located within the ward of St Martin.

What County is Birch Avenue in?

Birch Avenue is located within the ceremonial county of Dorset.

What Constituency is Birch Avenue in?

Birch Avenue is located within the constituency of Mid Dorset and North Poole.

What Region of the UK is Birch Avenue in?

Birch Avenue is located within the South West (England) region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Birch Avenue in?

Birch Avenue is located within the Dorset Council area.

What Police Force area is Birch Avenue in?

Birch Avenue is located within the Dorset Police area.

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Location Details

Birch Avenue
Latitude50.719341
Longitude-2.089313
OS Easting (X):393695
OS Northing (Y):91146
OS Grid Reference:SY937911

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Birch Avenue

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00103816
ONS Area NameSelf-Sufficient Retirement
Average Age48.94
Area Population1235.00
Male Population614.00 (50%)
Female Population621.00 (50%)
Benefit Claimants10 (1%)
LSOA Code:E01020476
LSOA Name:Purbeck 003A
SOA Code:2b
SOA Name:Prospering countryside life
MSOA Code:E02004265
MSOA Name:Purbeck 003

Nearest Supermarkets

Sainsburys Wareham
South Street, Wareham, England, BH20 4NX
01929 498700
Distance: 2.48 Miles
Directions from Birch Avenue to Sainsburys Wareham
Tesco Lytchett Matravers Express
1-3 Purbeck Parade, Lytchett Matravers, Poole, BH16 6BQ
0345 026 9391
Distance: 2.73 Miles
Directions from Birch Avenue to Tesco Lytchett Matravers Express
Asda Poole
West Quay Rd, Poole, BH15 1JQ
01202 207000
Distance: 4.47 Miles
Directions from Birch Avenue to Asda Poole
Sainsburys Poole Town Local
Orchard Plaza, 39 High Street, Poole, England, BH15 1EG
1202679115
Distance: 4.53 Miles
Directions from Birch Avenue to Sainsburys Poole Town Local

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01929 - Wareham
Area Code: 01202 - Bournemouth

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Purbeck District Council
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Westport House, Worgret Road, Wareham, Dorset, BH20 4PP
Telephone Number: 01929 556 561
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of
The Member of Parliament is Michael Tomlinson
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In the 2019 General Election Michael Tomlinson won with a majority of 14,898 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 65,427
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: St Martin Ward
Parish: Wareham St. Martin Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Dorset
County Council: Dorset Council

Nearest Car Parks

Holton Heath Station Car Park
Station Road, Holton Heath, Dorset
Holton Heath
BH16 6JT
Distance: 1.55 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 08700005151
Operated by: South West Trains
Wareham Station Car Park
North Port, Wareham, Dorset
Wareham
BH20 4AS
Distance: 4.03 km (click for directions)
Weekly, monthly, quarterly and annual parking tickets available
Telephone: 08456000650
Operated by: South West Trains
Bonnets Lane (East) Car Park
Bonnetts Lane, Wareham, Dorset
Wareham
BH20 4HB
Distance: 4.20 km (click for directions)
Maximum stay 4 hours. Charges apply between 10.00am and 7.00pm on all days of the year, including Sundays and Bank Holidays. Parking is free before 10.00am and after 7.00pm. Blue Badge holders may park free of charge for up to 3 hours
Telephone: 01929557236
Operated by: Purbeck District Council
Bonnets Lane (West) Car Park
Bonnetts Lane, Wareham, Dorset
Wareham
BH20 4HB
Distance: 4.20 km (click for directions)
Maximum stay 4 hours. Charges apply between 10.00am and 7.00pm on all days of the year, including Sundays and Bank Holidays. Parking is free before 10.00am and after 7.00pm. Blue Badge holders may park free of charge for up to 3 hours
Telephone: 01929557236
Operated by: Purbeck District Council

Nearest Schools

Sandford St Martin's Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School
Distance: 0.69 Kilometres
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected 25/03/2019)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 405
Address: Sandford St Martin's Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School, Sandford, BH20 7BN
Head: Mr Paul Beveridge (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birch Avenue to Sandford St Martin's Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School
Lytchett Minster School
Distance: 2.01 Kilometres
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 03/07/2013)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 1454
Address: Lytchett Minster School, Lytchett Minster, BH16 6JD
Head: Mr Andrew Mead (Headmaster)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birch Avenue to Lytchett Minster School
Lytchett Matravers Primary School
Distance: 2.36 Kilometres
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 07/07/2015)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 428
Address: Lytchett Matravers Primary School, Lytchett Matravers, BH16 6DY
Head: Mr Simon France (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birch Avenue to Lytchett Matravers Primary School
Upton Junior School
Distance: 2.56 Kilometres
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected 21/09/2017)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 376
Address: Upton Junior School, St Martin's Road, Upton, BH16 5NQ
Head: Mr Andy Gould (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birch Avenue to Upton Junior School

Nearest Hospitals

Wareham Community Hospital
Address: Streche Road, Wareham, BH20 4QQ,
NHS Sector
Dorset Healthcare University NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01929 552433
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 4.08 (km)
Directions from Birch Avenue to Wareham Community Hospital
BMI The Harbour Hospital
Address: St Mary's Road, Poole, BH15 2BH,
Independent Sector
BMI Healthcare
Telephone: 01202 244200
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 8 (km)
Directions from Birch Avenue to BMI The Harbour Hospital
Poole Hospital
Address: Longfleet Road, Poole, BH15 2JB,
NHS Sector
Poole Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01202 665511
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Distance: 8.18 (km)
Directions from Birch Avenue to Poole Hospital
Oakcroft
Address: 42 Gravel Hill, Wimborne, BH21 1RR,
NHS Sector
Dorset Healthcare University NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01202 848547
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Distance: 10.33 (km)
Directions from Birch Avenue to Oakcroft

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Birch Avenue

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Birch Avenue
1.21 Personal Dental Care 1 Axium Centre, Dorchester Road, Lytchett Mins BH16 6FE
2.50 Purbeck Dental Care Electric House, 29 West Street BH20 4JS
2.50 West Street (dental Surgery) 29 West Street BH20 4JS
2.51 Wareham Dental Surgery 16 West Street BH20 4JX
2.79 Dental Centre Hamworthy BH15 4NQ

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Birch Avenue

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near
0.85 Sandford Surgery Tyneham Close, Sandford BH20 7BQ tel:01929 554493
2.52 Wareham Surgery Streche Road BH20 4PG tel:01929 553444
2.70 The Adam Practice Heath Cottage Surgery, 40 High Street, Lytchett Matravers BH16 6BG tel:01202 632764
2.97 The Adam Practice - Upton Surgery Upton Cross BH16 5PW
3.44 The Adam Practice - Hamworthy Surgery 306 Blandford Road BH15 4JQ

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Birch Avenue

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near
0.97 Sandford Pharmacy 19 St. Helens Road, Sandford BH20 7AX tel:01929 551164
2.44 Your Local Boots Pharmacy 4 North Street BH20 4AF tel:01929 552737
2.51 Day Lewis Pharmacy 11-13 South Street, Bournemouth BH20 4LR tel:01929 552384
2.70 Lytchett Pharmacy 16 High Street, Lytchett Matravers BH16 6BG tel:01202 631815
2.88 Rowlands Pharmacy Unit 2,1 Dorchester Road, Upton BH16 5NJ tel:01202 622239

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Birch Avenue

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Birch Avenue
2.44 Christine Websters Opticians Victoria House, North Street BH20 4AF
2.50 Shaylers Vision Centre 25 West Street BH20 4JS
4.52 5840 Poole Asda Stores Ltd, West Quay Road BH15 1JQ
4.63 Scrivens Opticians (poole) 145 High Street BH15 1AS
4.68 Leightons Opticians (poole) 157 High Street BH15 1AU

Nearest Libraries

Wareham Library
South Street, Purbeck, BH204LR
Telephone: 01929 556146
Distance: 4.05 Kilometres
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Directions from Birch Avenue to Wareham Library
Lytchett Matravers Library
High Street, Purbeck, BH166BG
Telephone: 01202 621281
Distance: 4.35 Kilometres
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Directions from Birch Avenue to Lytchett Matravers Library
Hamworthy Library
Blandford Road, Hamworthy, BH154BG
Telephone:
Distance: 6.16 Kilometres
Visit Website
Directions from Birch Avenue to Hamworthy Library
Creekmoor Library
34 Northmead Drive, Creekmoor, Poole, BH177XZ
Telephone: 01202 659289
Distance: 6.5 Kilometres
Visit Website
Directions from Birch Avenue to Creekmoor Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Holton Heath Station is 0.74 miles away.

Address: Holton Heath station, Station Road, Holton Heath, Dorset, BH16 6JT

Holton Heath is situated on the Portsmouth Direct line|South Western Main Line and is managed by South Western Railway.

Holton Heath Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Birch Avenue to Holton Heath Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Basingstoke01:39:00
Bournemouth00:26:00
Brockenhurst00:49:00
Christchurch00:34:00
Clapham Junction02:16:00
Dorchester South00:26:00
Hamworthy00:05:00
London Waterloo02:23:00
Moreton (Dorset)00:18:00
New Milton00:41:00
Pokesdown00:30:00
Poole00:11:00
Southampton Airport Parkway01:12:00
Southampton Central01:04:00
Upwey00:32:30
Wareham (Dorset)00:05:00
Weymouth00:37:30
Winchester01:22:00
Wool00:11:30

Wareham (Dorset) Station is 2.15 miles away.

Address: Wareham (Dorset) station, North Port, Wareham, Dorset, BH20 4AS

Wareham (Dorset) is situated on the Portsmouth Direct line|South Western Main Line and is managed by South Western Railway.

Wareham (Dorset) Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Birch Avenue to Wareham (Dorset) Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Ashurst New Forest01:05:00
Basingstoke01:42:00
Bournemouth00:30:00
Branksome00:20:00
Brockenhurst00:51:30
Brookwood02:31:00
Christchurch00:38:00
Clapham Junction02:20:00
Dorchester South00:20:00
Eastleigh01:30:00
Farnborough (Main)02:24:00
Fleet02:19:00
Hamworthy00:07:00
Hinton Admiral00:43:00
Holton Heath00:03:00
Hook02:09:00
London Waterloo02:26:30
Micheldever01:51:00
Moreton (Dorset)00:13:00
New Milton00:44:30
Parkstone (Dorset)00:16:00
Pokesdown00:34:00
Poole00:12:00
Shawford01:36:30
Southampton Airport Parkway01:14:30
Southampton Central01:06:00
Surbiton02:58:00
Sway00:52:00
Totton01:10:00
Upwey00:28:00
Walton-on-Thames02:51:00
West Byfleet02:43:00
Weybridge02:47:00
Weymouth00:32:00
Wimbledon03:06:00
Winchester01:23:00
Winchfield02:13:00
Woking01:58:30
Wool00:06:30

Hamworthy Station is 3.08 miles away.

Address: Hamworthy station, Junction Road, Hamworthy, Dorset, BH16 5AA

Hamworthy is situated on the Portsmouth Direct line|South Western Main Line and is managed by South Western Railway.

Hamworthy Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Birch Avenue to Hamworthy Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Ashurst New Forest00:59:00
Basingstoke01:34:00
Bournemouth00:24:00
Branksome00:13:00
Brockenhurst00:43:30
Brookwood02:25:00
Christchurch00:32:00
Clapham Junction02:13:00
Dorchester South00:28:00
Eastleigh01:24:00
Farnborough (Main)02:18:00
Fleet02:13:00
Hinton Admiral00:37:00
Holton Heath00:04:00
Hook02:03:00
London Waterloo02:18:00
Micheldever01:45:00
Moreton (Dorset)00:21:00
New Milton00:36:00
Parkstone (Dorset)00:09:00
Pokesdown00:28:00
Poole00:06:00
Shawford01:30:30
Southampton Airport Parkway01:06:30
Southampton Central00:58:00
Surbiton02:52:00
Sway00:46:00
Totton01:04:00
Upwey00:36:00
Walton-on-Thames02:45:00
Wareham (Dorset)00:07:00
West Byfleet02:37:00
Weybridge02:41:00
Weymouth00:39:00
Wimbledon03:00:00
Winchester01:15:00
Winchfield02:07:00
Woking01:51:30
Wool00:14:30

Poole Station is 4.63 miles away.

Address: Poole station, Serpentine Road, Poole, Dorset, BH15 2BQ

Poole is situated on the Portsmouth Direct line|South Western Main Line and is managed by South Western Railway.

Poole Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Birch Avenue to Poole Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Ashurst New Forest00:52:00
Basingstoke01:42:00
Beaulieu Road00:48:00
Bournemouth00:15:00
Branksome00:07:00
Brockenhurst00:41:00
Christchurch00:23:00
Clapham Junction02:21:30
Dorchester South00:33:00
Eastleigh01:20:30
Farnborough (Main)02:10:00
Fleet02:04:00
Hamworthy00:05:00
Hinton Admiral00:28:00
Holton Heath00:09:00
London Waterloo02:23:30
Moreton (Dorset)00:26:00
New Milton00:32:00
Parkstone (Dorset)00:04:00
Pokesdown00:19:00
Shawford01:29:00
Southampton Airport Parkway01:08:00
Southampton Central01:00:00
Sway00:37:00
Totton00:57:00
Upwey00:41:00
Wareham (Dorset)00:12:00
Weymouth00:44:00
Winchester01:22:00
Woking01:55:00
Wool00:19:30

Nearest Airports

Bournemouth International Airport is 19.21 Kilometres away Directions from Birch Avenue to Bournemouth International Airport
Southampton Airport is 57.24 Kilometres away Directions from Birch Avenue to Southampton Airport
Bristol International Airport is 85.92 Kilometres away Directions from Birch Avenue to Bristol International Airport
Exeter International Airport is 93.37 Kilometres away Directions from Birch Avenue to Exeter International Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Poole Ferry Terminal is 6.86 Kilometres away

Directions from Birch Avenue to Poole Ferry Terminal

Poole Quay Ferry Landing is 7.36 Kilometres away

Directions from Birch Avenue to Poole Quay Ferry Landing

Brownsea Island Ferry Landing is 9.96 Kilometres away

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Sandbanks Ferry Terminal is 10.67 Kilometres away

Directions from Birch Avenue to Sandbanks Ferry Terminal

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Birch Avenue is approximately 4.50 miles from the A31

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Wareham Town Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 3.96 (km)
Directions from Birch Avenue to Wareham Town Museum
Attraction Name: Scaplen's Court Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 7.11 (km)
Directions from Birch Avenue to Scaplen's Court Museum
Attraction Name: Poole Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 7.12 (km)
Directions from Birch Avenue to Poole Museum
Attraction Name: Brownsea Island
Wildlife
Distance: 8.7 (km)
Directions from Birch Avenue to Brownsea Island