Friar's Close in Cambridge

Friar's Close is a Street in the Cambridgeshire city of Cambridge and measures approximately 46 metres long.

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

Friar's Close is within the area of Cambridge City Council Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax.

The average elevation of Friar's Close is roughly 11.70 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 11.80 and the lowest point being 11.50. A change of 0.30 metres.

Friar's Close is located within the county of Cambridgeshire which is in the East of England region of the UK. 48.82 miles North from the centre of London, 2.54 miles South East from the centre of Cambridge, 27.24 miles East from the centre of Bedford and 31.96 miles South East from the centre of Peterborough.

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Green Circle = 10 Minutes Walk (800 metres)
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Sunset and Sunrise times for Friar's Close

Sunrise04:50
Sunset21:17

Latest Weather Conditions for Friar's Close

Observed at Weather Station:Andrewsfield 10 July 2020 at 05:00 (23.28 miles away)
Current Weather:Light rain
Temperature and Humidity:11.6°C (96.8%)
Wind Direction and Speed:NNW (8 mph)

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Budget Hotels near Friar's Close Cambridge

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Holiday Inn Express Cambridge
Address:15/17 Coldhams Park, Norman Way, Off Coldhams Lane
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2: Name:Travelodge Cambridge Central
Address:Cambridge Leisure Park, Clifton Way, Cambridge, CB1 7DY
Telephone:0871 984 6101 Learn More
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3: Name:Premier Inn Cambridge City East
Address:Newmarket Road
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4: Name:Travelodge Cambridge Newmarket Road
Address:180-190 Newmarket Rd, Cambridge, CB5 8HF
Telephone:0871 559 1861 Learn More
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5: Name:Travelodge Cambridge Orchard Park
Address:Chieftain Way, Orchard Park, Kings Hedges Road, Cambridge, CB4 2WR
Telephone:0871 984 6481 Learn More
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Friar's Close above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
11.7011.5011.800.30

Frequently asked Questions for Friar's Close

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

Friar's Close is located within the local authority area of Cambridge City Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Friar's Close in?

Friar's Close is in an unparished area.

What Electoral Ward is Friar's Close in?

Friar's Close is located within the ward of Cherry Hinton.

What County is Friar's Close in?

Friar's Close is located within the ceremonial county of Cambridgeshire.

What Constituency is Friar's Close in?

Friar's Close is located within the constituency of Cambridge.

What Region of the UK is Friar's Close in?

Friar's Close is located within the East of England region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Friar's Close in?

Friar's Close is located within the Cambridgeshire Council area.

What Police Force area is Friar's Close in?

Friar's Close is located within the Cambridgeshire Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for Friar's Close

Friars Close, Cambridge, CB1 9JE, Friars Close, Cambridge, Cambridge, CB1 9JE,

Roads that intersect with Friar's Close

Map showing the location of Friar's Close

Location Details

Friar's Close
Latitude52.184883
Longitude0.171029
OS Easting (X):548404
OS Northing (Y):256337
OS Grid Reference:TL484563

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Friar's Close

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00090593
ONS Area NameInner City Ethnic Mix
Average Age40.51
Area Population1693.00
Male Population860.00 (51%)
Female Population833.00 (49%)
Benefit Claimants5 (0%)
LSOA Code:E01017959
LSOA Name:Cambridge 011A
SOA Code:3b
SOA Name:Asian traits
MSOA Code:E02003729
MSOA Name:Cambridge 011

Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Cherry Hinton Express
1 Rectory Terrace, High St, Cherry Hinton, Cambridge, CB1 9HU
0345 026 9084
Distance: 0.21 Miles
Directions from Friar's Close to Tesco Cherry Hinton Express
Tesco Fulbourn Cherry Hinton Superstore
Yarrow Rd, Cambridge, CB1 9BF
0345 677 9287
Distance: 0.74 Miles
Directions from Friar's Close to Tesco Fulbourn Cherry Hinton Superstore
Sainsburys Coldhams Lane
Brooks Road, Cambridge, England, CB1 3HP
01223 246183
Distance: 1.14 Miles
Directions from Friar's Close to Sainsburys Coldhams Lane
Tesco Mill Rd Cambridge Express
163-167 Mill Rd, Cambridge, CB1 3AN
0345 674 6467
Distance: 1.43 Miles
Directions from Friar's Close to Tesco Mill Rd Cambridge Express

 Telephone Information

Dialling CodeTelephone ExchangeTelephone CabinetFibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises
01223CHERRY HINTON - EACRHP37FTTC

 Broadband Information

Speed Average Speed Median Speed Maximum Speed Next-generation access (NGA) Number of Connections
Greater than 2 Mbps 25.5 20 >=30 Y 9

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Cambridge City Council
Visit the Council's Website
The Guildhall, Cambridge, CB2 3QJ
Send email
Telephone Number: 01223 457000
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of
The Member of Parliament is Daniel Zeichner
Details for the MP Daniel Zeichner on parliament.uk
Details for the MP Daniel Zeichner on theyworkforyou.com
In the 2019 General Election Daniel Zeichner won with a majority of 9,639 the result was Lab hold. The total electorate was 79,951
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Cherry Hinton Ward
Parish: Unparished area
Ceremonial County: Cambridgeshire
County Council: Cambridgeshire Council

Nearest Car Parks

Colville Road Car Park
Colville Road, Cherry Hinton, Cambridgeshire
Cherry Hinton
CB1 9EH
Distance: 0.26 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
Cherry Hinton Hall Park Car Park
Cherry Hinton Road, Cherry Hinton, Cambridgeshire
Cherry Hinton
CB1 3TL
Distance: 0.36 km (click for directions)
Paddling pools, aerial runway, climbers swings and play areas.
Telephone: 01223458515
Operated by: Cambridge City Council
Babraham Road Car Park
Babraham Road, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge
CB22 3AB
Distance: 1.17 km (click for directions)
£1 per vehicle - pay to travel. 18 hours max stay. Overnight parking is not permitted. Parking charges may apply, please contact the operator for further details.
Telephone: 01223845561
Operated by: Cambridgeshire County Council
High Street Car Park
High Street, Teversham, Cambridgeshire
Teversham
CB1 9BJ
Distance: 1.43 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown

Nearest Schools

Oaks International School
Distance: 0.26 Miles
Number of Pupils: 74
Address: Oaks International School, Cherry Hinton Hall, Cherry Hinton Road, CB1 8DW
Head: Mrs Amanda Gibbard ()
Directions from Friar's Close to Oaks International School
Colville Primary School
Distance: 0.26 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 19/11/2015)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 295
Address: Colville Primary School, Colville Road, Cherry Hinton, CB1 9EJ
Head: Mr Andrew Hastings (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Friar's Close to Colville Primary School
Queen Emma Primary School
Distance: 0.36 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 13/06/2013)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 473
Address: Queen Emma Primary School, Gunhild Way, CB1 8QY
Head: Mrs C Peet ()
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Friar's Close to Queen Emma Primary School
The Netherhall School
Distance: 0.4 Miles
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 11/11/2018)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 1027
Address: The Netherhall School, Queen Edith's Way, CB1 8NN
Head: Mr Christopher Tooley (Principal)
Directions from Friar's Close to The Netherhall School

Nearest Hospitals

Fulbourn Hospital
Address: Fulbourn Hospital, Fulbourn, Cambridge,
NHS Sector
Cambridgeshire and Peterborough NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 1223219400
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 0.73 (miles)
Directions from Friar's Close to Fulbourn Hospital
Brookfields Hospital
Address: 351 Mill Road, Cambridge, CB1 3DF,
NHS Sector
Cambridgeshire Community Services NHS Trust
Telephone: 01223 603051
Distance: 1.21 (miles)
Directions from Friar's Close to Brookfields Hospital
Ida Darwin Hospital
Address: Cambridge Road, Fulbourn, Cambridge, CB21 5EE,
NHS Sector
Serco Ltd
Distance: 1.27 (miles)
Directions from Friar's Close to Ida Darwin Hospital
Addenbrooke's
Address: Hills Road, Cambridge, CB2 0QQ,
NHS Sector
Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01223 245151
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 1.45 (miles)
Directions from Friar's Close to Addenbrooke's

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Friar's Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Friar's Close
0.76 The Gables Dental Practice 332 Cherry Hinton Road CB1 8AZ
0.91 Dental Surgery 97-99 Burnside CB1 3PA
1.03 Antwerp House Dental Practice 36 Brookfields CB1 3NW
1.14 Devonshire House Dental Practice 2 Queen Ediths Way CB1 7PN
1.17 Brookfields Health Centre Seymour Street CB1 3DQ

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Friar's Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near
0.07 Cherry Hinton 204 High Street CB1 9JB tel:01223 414444
0.33 Cherry Hinton Medical Centre 34 Fishers Lane, Cherry Hinton CB1 9HR tel:01223 652221
0.61 Cornford House Surgery 364 Cherry Hinton Road CB1 8BA tel:01223 247505
0.94 Queen Edith Medical Practice Queen Edith Medical Centre, 59 Queen Ediths Way CB1 8PJ tel:01223 247288
1.17 Brookfields Health Centre Seymour Street CB1 3DQ tel:01223 723160

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Friar's Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near
0.15 Boots 39a High Street, Cherry Hinton CB1 9HX tel:01223 246535
0.24 Kumar Pharmacy 15 Rectory Terrace, High Street, Cherry Hinton CB1 9HU tel:01223 410268
0.73 Tesco In-store Pharmacy Tesco Superstore, Yarrow Road, Fulbourn CB1 9BF tel:03456 779287
0.82 Kays Chemist Ltd 39 Wulfstan Court CB1 8RE tel:01223 242687
1.00 Boots 235-237 Cherry Hinton Road CB1 7DA tel:01223 247567

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Friar's Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Friar's Close
0.25 Cambridge Eye Care Opticians - Cherry Hinton 102 High Street, Cherry Hinton CB1 9HT
1.52 D H Thomas Optometrists 162 Hills Road CB2 8PB
1.71 Taank Optometrists (mill Road) 92a Mill Road CB1 2BD
1.95 Eyelink Cambridge 23 Hills Road CB2 1NW
2.00 Anglia Ruskin University Optometry Clinic East Road CB1 1PT

Nearest Libraries

Cherry Hinton Library
High Street, Cambridge, CB19HZ
Telephone: 0345 045 5225
Distance: 0.1 Miles
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Directions from Friar's Close to Cherry Hinton Library
Rock Road Library
Rock Road, Cambridge, CB17UG
Telephone: 0345 045 5225
Distance: 1.24 Miles
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Directions from Friar's Close to Rock Road Library
Barnwell Road Library
Barnwell Road, Cambridge, CB58RQ
Telephone: 0345 045 5225
Distance: 1.66 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Friar's Close to Barnwell Road Library
Fulbourn Library Access Point
Fulbourn Village Library, The Swifts, Haggis Gap, Fulbourn, CB215HD
Telephone: 0345 045 5225
Distance: 2 Miles
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Directions from Friar's Close to Fulbourn Library Access Point

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Cambridge Station is 1.57 miles away.

Address: Cambridge station, Station Road, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB1 2JW

Cambridge is situated on the West Anglia Main Line|Cambridge line|Ipswich to Ely Line|Fen Line and is managed by Greater Anglia.

Cambridge Station is staffed on a full time basis.

Directions from Friar's Close to Cambridge Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Ashwell & Morden00:24:00
Attleborough00:57:00
Audley End00:18:00
Balcombe02:01:00
Baldock00:24:00
Birmingham New Street02:39:00
Bishops Stortford00:38:00
Brandon00:33:00
Brighton02:26:00
Broxbourne00:57:00
Burgess Hill02:12:00
Bury St Edmunds00:40:00
Cambridge North00:04:00
Cheshunt01:01:00
City Thameslink01:12:00
Coleshill Parkway02:25:30
Downham Market00:40:00
Dullingham00:16:00
East Croydon01:35:00
Elmswell00:52:00
Elsenham (Essex)00:29:00
Ely00:18:00
Farringdon01:10:00
Finsbury Park01:05:00
Foxton00:09:00
Gatwick Airport01:51:00
Great Chesterford00:14:00
Harlow Mill00:46:00
Harlow Town00:49:00
Hatfield (Herts)00:59:00
Haywards Heath02:06:00
Hitchin00:33:00
Ipswich01:17:00
Kings Lynn00:54:00
Knebworth00:46:00
Leicester01:50:00
Letchworth Garden City00:27:00
Littleport00:27:00
London Blackfriars01:15:00
London Bridge01:21:00
London Kings Cross01:23:00
London Liverpool Street01:24:30
London St Pancras International01:06:00
March00:31:00
Meldreth00:14:00
Melton Mowbray01:32:00
Needham Market01:06:00
Newmarket00:21:00
Newport (Essex)00:23:00
Norwich01:21:00
Nuneaton02:09:30
Oakham01:21:00
Peterborough00:54:00
Potters Bar01:05:00
Roydon00:53:00
Royston00:15:00
Sawbridgeworth00:43:00
Shelford (Cambs)00:05:00
Shepreth00:11:00
Stamford (Lincs)01:07:00
Stansted Airport00:34:00
Stansted Mountfitchet00:33:00
Stevenage00:39:00
Stowmarket01:01:00
Thetford00:42:00
Three Bridges01:56:00
Thurston00:46:00
Tottenham Hale01:10:00
Waterbeach00:09:00
Watlington00:46:00
Welwyn Garden City00:55:00
Welwyn North00:50:00
Whittlesford Parkway00:09:00
Wymondham01:06:00

Shelford (Cambs) Station is 2.82 miles away.

Address: Shelford station, Station Road, Shelford, Cambridgeshire, CB22 5LR

Shelford (Cambs) is situated on the West Anglia Main Line and is managed by Greater Anglia.

Shelford (Cambs) Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Friar's Close to Shelford (Cambs) Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Audley End00:14:30
Bishops Stortford00:33:00
Broxbourne00:52:00
Cambridge00:08:30
Cambridge North00:14:00
Cheshunt00:56:00
Elsenham (Essex)00:23:00
Great Chesterford00:09:00
Hackney Downs01:10:00
Harlow Mill00:41:00
Harlow Town00:44:00
London Liverpool Street01:20:00
Newport (Essex)00:18:00
Roydon00:48:00
Sawbridgeworth00:38:00
Stansted Mountfitchet00:28:00
Tottenham Hale01:05:00
Whittlesford Parkway00:05:00

Cambridge North Station is 2.94 miles away.

Address: Cambridge North Station, Cowley Road, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB4 0WZ

Cambridge North is situated on the Ipswich to Ely Line|Fen Line and is managed by Greater Anglia.

Cambridge North Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Friar's Close to Cambridge North Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Attleborough00:53:00
Audley End00:27:00
Bishops Stortford00:45:00
Brandon00:29:00
Broxbourne01:04:00
Cambridge00:10:00
Cheshunt01:08:00
Downham Market00:37:00
Elsenham (Essex)00:36:00
Ely00:15:00
Great Chesterford00:21:00
Harlow Mill00:53:00
Harlow Town00:56:00
Kings Lynn00:50:30
Littleport00:23:00
London Kings Cross01:02:00
London Liverpool Street01:32:00
Newport (Essex)00:30:00
Norwich01:17:00
Roydon01:00:00
Sawbridgeworth00:50:00
Shelford (Cambs)00:13:00
Stansted Airport00:44:30
Stansted Mountfitchet00:40:30
Thetford00:38:00
Tottenham Hale01:17:00
Waterbeach00:04:00
Watlington00:43:00
Whittlesford Parkway00:17:00
Wymondham01:01:00

Waterbeach Station is 5.47 miles away.

Address: Waterbeach station, Station Road, Waterbeach, Cambridgeshire, CB25 9HT

Waterbeach is situated on the Ipswich to Ely Line|Fen Line and is managed by Govia Thameslink Railway (Great Northern).

Waterbeach Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Friar's Close to Waterbeach Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Cambridge00:16:00
Cambridge North00:05:00
Downham Market00:31:00
Ely00:11:00
Kings Lynn00:46:00
Littleport00:19:00
London Kings Cross01:08:00
Watlington00:38:00

Nearest Airports

Cambridge Airport is 1.71 miles away Directions from Friar's Close to Cambridge Airport
London Stansted Airport is 20.69 miles away Directions from Friar's Close to London Stansted Airport
London Luton Airport is 31.43 miles away Directions from Friar's Close to London Luton Airport
London City Airport is 47.3 miles away Directions from Friar's Close to London City Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

King's Lynn Ferry Landing is 40.49 miles away

Directions from Friar's Close to King's Lynn Ferry Landing

West Lynn Ferry Landing is 40.54 miles away

Directions from Friar's Close to West Lynn Ferry Landing

Brightlingsea Ferry Landing is 44.77 miles away

Directions from Friar's Close to Brightlingsea Ferry Landing

Point Clear Ferry Landing is 44.79 miles away

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Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Friar's Close is approximately 2.42 miles from the A14

Junction: M11 J11/A10/A1309 - 3.33 Miles Away

Directions from Friar's Close to M11 J11/A10/A1309

Junction: M11 J12/A603 - 4.09 Miles Away

Directions from Friar's Close to M11 J12/A603

Junction: M11 J13/A1303 - 4.43 Miles Away

Directions from Friar's Close to M11 J13/A1303

Junction: M11 J14/A14(T)/A428(T) - 5.29 Miles Away

Directions from Friar's Close to M11 J14/A14(T)/A428(T)

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Wandlebury Country Park
Country Parks
Distance: 1.8 (miles)
Directions from Friar's Close to Wandlebury Country Park
Attraction Name: Cambridge University Botanic Garden
Gardens
Distance: 2.01 (miles)
Directions from Friar's Close to Cambridge University Botanic Garden
Attraction Name: Fitzwilliam Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 2.4 (miles)
Directions from Friar's Close to Fitzwilliam Museum
Attraction Name: The Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 2.42 (miles)
Directions from Friar's Close to The Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences