Birch Avenue in Harwich

Birch Avenue is a Street in the Essex town of Harwich and measures approximately 239 metres long.

The average house in Birch Avenue sells for £143,911.11

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

Birch Avenue is within the area of Tendring District Council Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax and the local parish council is Harwich.

The average elevation of Birch Avenue is roughly 16.81 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 19.90 and the lowest point being 10.60. A change of 9.30 metres.

Average House Prices for Birch Avenue
YearSalesAverage House Price
20194£134,250.
20182£175,000.
20171£165,200.
20162£121,500.

Birch Avenue has the postcodes of CO12 4DA and CO12 4DB.

Birch Avenue is located within the county of Essex which is in the East of England region of the UK. 66.34 miles North East from the centre of London, 9.8 miles South East from the centre of Ipswich, 36.79 miles North East from the centre of Chelmsford and 46.08 miles North from the centre of Canterbury.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Birch Avenue

Sunrise04:49
Sunset21:10

We have found postcodes for Birch Avenue.

CO12 4DA
CO12 4DB

Latest Weather Conditions for Birch Avenue

Observed at Weather Station:Wattisham 11 July 2020 at 23:00 (18.51 miles away)
Current Weather:Clear night
Temperature and Humidity:12.3°C (86.9%)
Wind Direction and Speed:SSE (5 mph)

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Budget Hotels near Birch Avenue Harwich

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Premier Inn Harwich
Address:Parkeston Road
Telephone: Learn More
0.57
2: Name:Premier Inn Felixstowe Town Centre
Address:Undercliff Road West
Telephone: Learn More
3.45
3: Name:Premier Inn Ipswich South East
Address:3 Augusta Close
Telephone: Learn More
6.92
4: Name:Premier Inn Ipswich South
Address:Bourne Hill
Telephone: Learn More
8.46
5: Name:Premier Inn Clacton On Sea North Colchester Road
Address:Crown Green Roundabout
Telephone: Learn More
9.03

Buying a House in Birch Avenue? View our Mortgage Examples

Mortgage Calculator for the Lowest Priced Property on Birch Avenue
Total Price of Property£115,000
Minimum Deposit£5,750.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£335.42
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£575.72
Mortgage Calculator for the Highest Priced Property on Birch Avenue
Total Price of Property£175,000
Minimum Deposit£8,750.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£510.42
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£876.09
Mortgage Calculator for the Average Priced Property on Birch Avenue
Total Price of Property£143,911
Minimum Deposit£7,195.56
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£419.74
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£720.45

Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Birch Avenue above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
16.8110.6019.909.30

Frequently asked Questions for Birch Avenue

What Council (Local Authority) is Birch Avenue in?

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

What Parish Council is Birch Avenue in?

Birch Avenue is located within the area of Harwich Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is Birch Avenue in?

Birch Avenue is located within the ward of Harwich East Central.

What County is Birch Avenue in?

Birch Avenue is located within the ceremonial county of Essex.

What Constituency is Birch Avenue in?

Birch Avenue is located within the constituency of Harwich and North Essex.

What Region of the UK is Birch Avenue in?

Birch Avenue is located within the East of England region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Birch Avenue in?

Birch Avenue is located within the Essex Council area.

What Police Force area is Birch Avenue in?

Birch Avenue is located within the Essex Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for Birch Avenue

Birch Avenue, Harwich, CO12 4DB, Birch Avenue, Harwich, Harwich, CO12 4DB,
Birch Avenue, Harwich, Harwich, CO12 4DA,

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Map showing the location of Birch Avenue

Location Details

Birch Avenue
Latitude51.934229
Longitude1.270036
OS Easting (X):624767
OS Northing (Y):231291
OS Grid Reference:TM248313

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Birch Avenue

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00111761
ONS Area NameCommunal Retirement
Average Age44.06
Area Population1728.00
Male Population801.00 (46%)
Female Population927.00 (54%)
Benefit Claimants30 (2%)
LSOA Code:E01021999
LSOA Name:Tendring 001C
SOA Code:5a
SOA Name:Ageing urban communities
MSOA Code:E02004573
MSOA Name:Tendring 001

Nearest Supermarkets

Asda Harwich
Main Road, Harwich, CO12 3HJ
01255 202900
Distance: 0.2 Miles
Directions from Birch Avenue to Asda Harwich
Iceland Dovercourt
246/250 High Street, Dovercourt, Harwich, CO12 3PA
01255241772
Distance: 0.45 Miles
Directions from Birch Avenue to Iceland Dovercourt
Morrisons Harwich
Iconfield Park, Garland Road, Harwich CO12 4EN
01255 556383
Distance: 0.71 Miles
Directions from Birch Avenue to Morrisons Harwich
Morrisons Felixstowe
Grange Farm Avenue, Felixstowe IP11 2XD
01394 671333
Distance: 3.24 Miles
Directions from Birch Avenue to Morrisons Felixstowe

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01394 - Felixstowe

 Broadband Information

Speed Average Speed Median Speed Maximum Speed Next-generation access (NGA) Number of Connections
Greater than 2 Mbps 15.4 15.4 20.5 N 19

 Recent House Sales in Birch Avenue

Address31 Birch Avenue, Essex, CO12 4DA.
Sale DateWed 02 Oct 2019
Sale Price£125,000
Type of PropertyTerraced
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address19 Birch Avenue, Essex, CO12 4DA.
Sale DateTue 23 Jul 2019
Sale Price£118,000
Type of PropertyTerraced
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address43 Birch Avenue, Essex, CO12 4DA.
Sale DateFri 25 Jan 2019
Sale Price£149,000
Type of PropertyTerraced
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address28 Birch Avenue, Essex, CO12 4DB.
Sale DateFri 04 Oct 2019
Sale Price£145,000
Type of PropertyTerraced
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address61 Birch Avenue, Essex, CO12 4DA.
Sale DateWed 31 Jan 2018
Sale Price£175,000
Type of PropertyTerraced
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address30 Birch Avenue, Essex, CO12 4DB.
Sale DateWed 22 Aug 2018
Sale Price£175,000
Type of PropertyTerraced
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address10 Birch Avenue, Essex, CO12 4DB.
Sale DateThu 30 Mar 2017
Sale Price£165,200
Type of PropertyTerraced
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address26 Birch Avenue, Essex, CO12 4DB.
Sale DateMon 27 Jun 2016
Sale Price£128,000
Type of PropertyTerraced
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address33 Birch Avenue, Essex, CO12 4DA.
Sale DateFri 04 Nov 2016
Sale Price£115,000
Type of PropertyTerraced
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Tendring District Council
Visit the Council's Website
Town Hall, Station Road, Clacton on Sea, Essex, CO15 1SE
Telephone Number: 01255 686 868
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of
The Member of Parliament is Bernard Jenkin
Details for the MP Bernard Jenkin on parliament.uk
Details for the MP Bernard Jenkin on theyworkforyou.com
In the 2019 General Election Bernard Jenkin won with a majority of 20,182 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 74,153
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Harwich East Central Ward
Parish: Harwich Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Essex
County Council: Essex Council

Nearest Car Parks

Main Road Car Park
Main Road, Harwich, Essex
Harwich
CO12 4NP
Distance: 0.14 km (click for directions)
Free parking.
Telephone: 01255686969
Operated by: Tendring District Council
Lower Marine Parade Car Park
Lower Marine Parade, Low Road, Harwich, Essex
Harwich
CO12 3HH
Distance: 0.43 km (click for directions)
Open 1st April - 30th September. Locked 8pm. Grass surface. Blue Badge holders may park for 3 hours provided badge/clock is displayed correctly. Free of charge from 3pm to 8am each day.
Telephone: 01255686969
Operated by: Tendring District Council
Milton Road Car Park
Milton Road, Harwich, Essex
Harwich
CO12 3LA
Distance: 0.53 km (click for directions)
Blue Badge holders may park for 3 hours free of charge providing clock and badge is displayed correctly. Access to town centre, seafront and railway station. Free of charge from 3pm to 6am each day.
Telephone: 01255686969
Operated by: Tendring District Council
West End Car Park
West End Lane, Harwich, Essex
Harwich
CO12 3TA
Distance: 0.72 km (click for directions)
Free parking. Open 24 hours, tarmac surface.
Telephone: 01255686969
Operated by: Tendring District Council

Nearest Schools

The Mayflower Primary School
Distance: 0.19 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected 20/06/2018)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 332
Address: The Mayflower Primary School, Main Road, Dovercourt, CO12 4AJ
Head: Mrs Elizabeth Bartholomew (Executive Head)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birch Avenue to The Mayflower Primary School
St Joseph's Catholic Primary School, Harwich
Distance: 0.3 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 30/05/2012)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 114
Address: St Joseph's Catholic Primary School, Harwich, The Drive, Dovercourt, CO12 3SU
Head: Mrs Marie Kelly (Executive Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birch Avenue to St Joseph's Catholic Primary School, Harwich
Harwich and Dovercourt High School
Distance: 0.47 Miles
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 16/09/2016)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 1068
Address: Harwich and Dovercourt High School, Hall Lane, CO12 3TG
Head: Mrs Kate Finch ()
Directions from Birch Avenue to Harwich and Dovercourt High School
Spring Meadow Primary School & School House Nursery
Distance: 0.52 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 06/02/2014)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 389
Address: Spring Meadow Primary School & School House Nursery, Pound Farm Drive, Dovercourt, CO12 4LB
Head: Mrs Nicky Patrick (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birch Avenue to Spring Meadow Primary School & School House Nursery

Nearest Hospitals

Fryatt Hospital, Harwich
Address: 419 Main Road, Harwich, CO12 4EX,
Independent Sector
Anglian Community Enterprise Community Interest Company (ACE CIC)
Telephone: 01255 201200
Distance: 0.37 (miles)
Directions from Birch Avenue to Fryatt Hospital, Harwich
The Fryatt Hospital And Mayflower Medical Centre
Address: 419 Main Road, Harwich, CO12 4EX,
Independent Sector
East Suffolk and North Essex NHS Foundation Trust
Distance: 0.4 (miles)
Directions from Birch Avenue to The Fryatt Hospital And Mayflower Medical Centre
Felixstowe Hospital
Address: Constable Road, Felixstowe, IP11 7HJ,
Independent Sector
East Suffolk and North Essex NHS Foundation Trust
Distance: 4.19 (miles)
Directions from Birch Avenue to Felixstowe Hospital
Nuffield Health, Ipswich Hospital
Address: Foxhall Road, Ipswich, IP4 5SW,
Independent Sector
Nuffield Health
Telephone: 0800 015 5020
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 8.02 (miles)
Directions from Birch Avenue to Nuffield Health, Ipswich Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Birch Avenue

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Birch Avenue
0.15 Dovercourt Dental Surgery 120 Fronks Road CO12 4EQ
0.52 Dental Surgery 49 Kingsway CO12 3JT
0.76 Clear Springs (dental Surgery) Clear Springs, Low Road CO12 3TS
3.95 Walton House Dental Practice 218 High Street IP11 9DS
3.99 Cobbold Road (dental Surgery) 60 Cobbold Road IP11 7BX

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Birch Avenue

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near
0.18 Fronks Rd Family Surgery 77 Fronks Road, Dovercourt CO12 3RS tel:01255 556868
0.40 Mayflower Medical Centre 419 Main Road CO12 4EX tel:01255 201299
2.45 Shotley Surgery Kingsland, Shotley IP9 1ND tel:01473 787435
3.24 Haven Health Grange Farm Avenue IP11 2XD tel:01394 670107
3.45 Bessbrook Bessbrook, Harwich Road CO12 5JR

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Birch Avenue

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near
0.38 Day Lewis Pharmacy 3 Steele House, High Street CO12 3PN tel:01255 552017
0.40 Borno Pharmacy Fryatt Hospital, 419 Main Road, Dovercourt CO12 4EX tel:01255 503755
0.52 Boots 224-226 High Street, Dovercourt CO12 3AJ tel:01255 503508
1.19 Oakley Pharmacy 10 Oakley Road, Dovercourt CO12 4QZ tel:01255 502586
3.24 Morrisons Pharmacy Grange Farm Avenue, Cavendish Park Estate IP11 2XD tel:01394 276297

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Birch Avenue

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Birch Avenue
0.46 Scrivens Opticians (harwich) 175 High Street CO12 3QB
0.48 Eyes Rite Opticians 54 Kingsway, Dovercourt CO12 3JR
0.52 Joseph Lord Opticians (dovercourt) 145 High Street, Dovercourt CO12 3AX
2.61 Briscoe And Briscoe Opticians The Street, Shotley IP9 1LX
3.91 Scarborows Opticians 34 Orwell Road IP11 7DB

Nearest Libraries

Harwich
Upper Kingsway, Dovercourt, Harwich, CO123JT
Telephone: 0845 603 7628
Distance: 0.52 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Birch Avenue to Harwich
Felixstowe Library
Crescent Road, Felixstowe, IP117BY
Telephone: 01394 625766
Distance: 4 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Birch Avenue to Felixstowe Library
Walton
52 High Street, Walton-On-The-Naze, CO148AE
Telephone:
Distance: 5.89 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Birch Avenue to Walton
Frinton
59 Old Road, Frinton-On-Sea, CO139DA
Telephone: 01255 672581
Distance: 7.25 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Birch Avenue to Frinton

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Dovercourt Station is 0.55 miles away.

Address: Dovercourt station, Kingsway, Harwich, Essex, CO12 3AG

Dovercourt is situated on the Mayflower Line and is managed by Greater Anglia.

Dovercourt Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Birch Avenue to Dovercourt Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Colchester00:36:00
Harwich International00:03:00
Harwich Town00:02:00
Manningtree00:20:00
Mistley00:15:00
Wrabness00:09:00

Harwich Town Station is 0.99 miles away.

Address: Harwich Town station, George Street, Harwich, Essex, CO12 3NA

Harwich Town is situated on the Mayflower Line and is managed by Greater Anglia.

Harwich Town Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Birch Avenue to Harwich Town Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Colchester00:38:00
Dovercourt00:02:00
Harwich International00:05:00
Manningtree00:22:00
Mistley00:17:00
Wrabness00:11:00

Harwich International Station is 1.10 miles away.

Address: Harwich International station, Parkeston Quay, Harwich, Essex, CO12 4SR

Harwich International is situated on the Mayflower Line and is managed by Greater Anglia.

Harwich International Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Birch Avenue to Harwich International Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Colchester00:26:30
Dovercourt00:03:00
Harwich Town00:05:00
Manningtree00:16:00
Mistley00:12:00
Wrabness00:06:00

Trimley Station is 3.60 miles away.

Address: Trimley station, Station Road, Trimley St Mary, Suffolk, IP10 0TS

Trimley is situated on the Felixstowe Branch Line and is managed by Greater Anglia.

Trimley Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Birch Avenue to Trimley Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Derby Road (Ipswich)00:10:00
Felixstowe00:04:30
Ipswich00:23:30
Westerfield00:15:00

Nearest Airports

London Southend Airport is 35.01 miles away Directions from Birch Avenue to London Southend Airport
Kent International Airport is 40.8 miles away Directions from Birch Avenue to Kent International Airport
London Stansted Airport is 43.14 miles away Directions from Birch Avenue to London Stansted Airport
Cambridge Airport is 50.3 miles away Directions from Birch Avenue to Cambridge Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Harwich International Ferry Terminal is 1.16 miles away

Directions from Birch Avenue to Harwich International Ferry Terminal

Harwich Harbour Ferry Landing is 1.19 miles away

Directions from Birch Avenue to Harwich Harbour Ferry Landing

Shotley Point Marina Ferry Landing is 1.62 miles away

Directions from Birch Avenue to Shotley Point Marina Ferry Landing

Shotley Point Marina Ferry Landing is 1.63 miles away

Directions from Birch Avenue to Shotley Point Marina Ferry Landing

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Birch Avenue is approximately 0.66 miles from the A120

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Radar Tower (Beacon Hill Fort)
Historic Properties
Distance: 0.92 (miles)
Directions from Birch Avenue to Radar Tower (Beacon Hill Fort)
Attraction Name: Harwich Redoubt Fort
Historic Properties
Distance: 0.96 (miles)
Directions from Birch Avenue to Harwich Redoubt Fort
Attraction Name: Harwich Maritime Museum
Visitor Centres
Distance: 1.09 (miles)
Directions from Birch Avenue to Harwich Maritime Museum
Attraction Name: Harwich Lifeboat Museum
Visitor Centres
Distance: 1.18 (miles)
Directions from Birch Avenue to Harwich Lifeboat Museum