Spital Square in Spitalfields

Spital Square is a Street in the Greater London Urban Area of Spitalfields and measures approximately 156 metres long.

Spital Square crosses the following postcode sectors:

There is only one street named Spital Square making it unique in Great Britain.

Spital Square is within the area of London Borough of Tower Hamlets Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax.

The average elevation of Spital Square is roughly 14.98 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 15.10 and the lowest point being 14.90. A change of 0.20 metres.

Spital Square is located within the county of Greater London which is in the London region of the UK. 1.92 miles North East from the centre of London, 19.48 miles South East from the centre of St Albans, 24.94 miles North East from the centre of Woking and 27.96 miles South West from the centre of Chelmsford.

Map of Spital Square

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Walking DistancesBlue Circle = 5 Minutes Walk (400 metres)
Green Circle = 10 Minutes Walk (800 metres)
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Sunset and Sunrise times for Spital Square

Sunrise04:51
Sunset21:17

Latest Weather Conditions for Spital Square

Observed at Weather Station:Northolt 6 July 2020 at 18:00 (14.60 miles away)
Current Weather:Partly cloudy (day)
Temperature and Humidity:18.9°C (45.4%)
Wind Direction and Speed:NW (9 mph)

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Budget Hotels near Spital Square Spitalfields

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Premier Inn Hub London Spitalfields Brick Lane
Address:86 Brick Lane
Telephone: Learn More
0.29
2: Name:Travelodge London Central Liverpool Street
Address:1 Harrow Pl, London, E1 7DB
Telephone:0871 984 6190 Learn More
0.34
3: Name:Travelodge London City
Address:20 Middlesex St, London, E1 7EZ
Telephone:0871 984 6534 Learn More
0.40
4: Name:Travelodge London Central City Road
Address:1-23 City Rd, London, EC1Y 1AG
Telephone:0871 984 6333 Learn More
0.41
5: Name:Holiday Inn Express London City
Address:275 Old Street
Telephone: Learn More
0.47
Policing for Spital Square

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force: City Of London
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Spital Square above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
14.9814.9015.100.20

Frequently asked Questions for Spital Square

What Council (Local Authority) is Spital Square in?

Spital Square is located within the local authority area of London Borough of Tower Hamlets Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Spital Square in?

Spital Square is in an unparished area.

What Electoral Ward is Spital Square in?

Spital Square is located within the ward of Spitalfields & Banglatown.

What County is Spital Square in?

Spital Square is located within the ceremonial county of Greater London.

What Constituency is Spital Square in?

Spital Square is located within the constituency of Bethnal Green and Bow.

What Region of the UK is Spital Square in?

Spital Square is located within the London region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Spital Square in?

Spital Square is located within the Inner London Council area.

What Police Force area is Spital Square in?

Spital Square is located within the City of London Police area.

Roads that intersect with Spital Square

Map showing the location of Spital Square

Location Details

Spital Square
Latitude51.520645
Longitude-0.078112
OS Easting (X):533324
OS Northing (Y):181996
OS Grid Reference:TQ333820

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Spital Square

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00021692
ONS Area NameEU White-Collar Workers
Average Age31.99
Area Population2186.00
Male Population1175.00 (54%)
Female Population1011.00 (46%)
Benefit Claimants45 (2%)
LSOA Code:E01004307
LSOA Name:Tower Hamlets 015B
SOA Code:6a
SOA Name:Inner city cosmopolitan
MSOA Code:E02000878
MSOA Name:Tower Hamlets 015

Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Shoreditch Commercial St Express
116-118 Commercial St, Spitalfields, London, E1 6NF
0345 026 9877
Distance: 0.16 Miles
Directions from Spital Square to Tesco Shoreditch Commercial St Express
Sainsburys London Bell Lane Local
31 Bell Lane, London, England, E1 7LA
2072477518
Distance: 0.21 Miles
Directions from Spital Square to Sainsburys London Bell Lane Local
Tesco Bishopsgate Metro
158-164 Bishopsgate, Bishopsgate, London, EC2M 4LN
0345 677 9052
Distance: 0.25 Miles
Directions from Spital Square to Tesco Bishopsgate Metro
Tesco Shoreditch Express
179 Shoreditch High St, Shoreditch, London, E1 6HP
0345 675 7072
Distance: 0.27 Miles
Directions from Spital Square to Tesco Shoreditch Express

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 020 - London

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of London Borough of Tower Hamlets
Visit the Council's Website
Town Hall, Mulberry Place, London, E14 2BG
Send email
Telephone Number: 020 7364 5000
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of
The Member of Parliament is Rushanara Ali
Details for the MP Rushanara Ali on parliament.uk
Details for the MP Rushanara Ali on theyworkforyou.com
In the 2019 General Election Rushanara Ali won with a majority of 37,524 the result was Lab hold. The total electorate was 88,262
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Spitalfields & Banglatown Ward
Parish: Unparished area
Ceremonial County: Greater London
County Council: Inner London Council

Nearest Car Parks

Great Eastern Street Car Park
Great Eastern Street, Islington, Greater London
Islington
EC2A 3ER
Distance: 0.22 km (click for directions)
Motorcycle charge £5.20 per day.
Telephone: 08450507080
Operated by: National Car Parks Ltd
Shoreditch High Street Car Park
163-175 Shoreditch High Street, Islington, Greater London
Islington
E1 6HU
Distance: 0.30 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Euro Car Parks Limited
Clifton Street Car Park
20 Paul Street, Hackney, Greater London
Hackney
EC2A 4JH
Distance: 0.32 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 08450507080
Operated by: National Car Parks Ltd
Clere Street Car Park
Clere Street, Shoreditch, Greater London
Shoreditch
EC2A 4UY
Distance: 0.37 km (click for directions)
Open 6:30am-7pm Mon-Fri, 7am-5pm Sat. Closed Sundays. All Vehicles larger in size than a standard wheel base transit van, as pictured below are subject to an Increased tariff which is available upon request
Telephone: 02073576799
Operated by: Union Car Parks

Nearest Schools

Workers' Educational Association
Distance: 0.27 Miles
Phase: 16 plus
Address: Workers' Educational Association, 4 Luke Street, EC2A 4XW
Head: Ms Ruth Spellman (Chief Executive/General Secretary)
Directions from Spital Square to Workers' Educational Association
The Lyceum
Distance: 0.28 Miles
Number of Pupils: 103
Address: The Lyceum, 59-65 Worship Street, EC2A 2DU
Head: Mrs Vanessa Bingham (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Spital Square to The Lyceum
Christ Church CofE School
Distance: 0.3 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 06/12/2012)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 189
Address: Christ Church CofE School, 47a Brick Lane, Spitalfields, E1 6PU
Head: Julian Morant (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Spital Square to Christ Church CofE School
The Complete Works Independent School
Distance: 0.35 Miles
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected )
Number of Pupils: 121
Address: The Complete Works Independent School, 38 Commercial Street, E1 6LP
Head: Mr Adam Dalton (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Spital Square to The Complete Works Independent School

Nearest Hospitals

Moorfields Eye Hospital (City Road)
Address: 162 City Road, London,
NHS Sector
Moorfields Eye Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 020 7253 3411
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 0.68 (miles)
Directions from Spital Square to Moorfields Eye Hospital (City Road)
The Royal London Hospital
Address: Whitechapel Road, Whitechapel, London,
NHS Sector
Barts Health NHS Trust
Telephone: 020 7377 7000
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 0.78 (miles)
Directions from Spital Square to The Royal London Hospital
Royal London Hospital
Address: Whitechapel, London, E1 1BB,
NHS Sector
Tower Hamlets Gp Care Group CIC
Distance: 0.87 (miles)
Directions from Spital Square to Royal London Hospital
St Leonard's
Address: St Leonard's Hospital, Nuttall Street, London,
NHS Sector
Homerton University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0207 683 4527
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 0.92 (miles)
Directions from Spital Square to St Leonard's

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Spital Square

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Spital Square
0.18 The Brace Orthodontic Centre 15 Artillery Passage E1 7LJ
0.25 Toynbee Street (dental Surgery) 32 Toynbee Street E1 7NE
0.25 Toynbee Street (dental Surgery) 40/42 Toynbee Street E1 7NE
0.27 Commercial Street (dental Surgery) 21 Commercial Street E1 6BD
0.33 Spitalfields Health Centre 9-11 Brick Lane E1 6PU

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Spital Square

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near
0.33 Health E1 9-11 Brick Lane E1 6PU tel:020 72470090
0.43 The Spitalfields Practice 20 Old Montague Street E1 5PB tel:020 72477070
0.49 Whitechapel Health Centre Branch Portsoken Health Centre, 14-16 Little Somerset Street, Tower Hamlets E1 8AH
0.60 The Blithehale Med.ctr. 10-22 Dunbridge Street E2 6JA tel:020 77395497
0.63 Strouts Place Medical Centre 3 Strouts Place, Pelter Street E2 7QU tel:020 77398859

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Spital Square

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near
0.20 Boots The Chemist 200 Bishopsgate EC2M 4NR tel:020 72839544
0.27 Boots The Chemist 11 Octagon Arcade EC2M 2AB tel:020 73740092
0.34 Boots Uk Limited 59-60 Houndsditch EC3A 7BE tel:020 79291779
0.44 Day Lewis Pharmacy 12-14 Old Montague Street E1 5NG tel:020 72471895
0.44 Boots Uk Limited 171 Moorgate EC2M 6XQ tel:02076 063957

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Spital Square

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Spital Square
0.12 Optix At Broadgate 1-2 Exchange Arcade, 175 Bishopsgate EC2M 3WA
0.20 Visual Care Options Coppergate House, 10 Whites Row E1 7NF
0.27 Eyediology Opticians 79 Commercial Street E1 6BD
0.27 Specsavers (liverpool Street, London) 152 Bishopsgate EC2M 4LL
0.27 Specsavers - Bishopsgate 152 Bishopsgate EC2M 4LN

Nearest Libraries

Shoreditch Library
80 Hoxton Street, London, N16LP
Telephone: 0208356 4350
Distance: 0.67 Miles
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Directions from Spital Square to Shoreditch Library
Barbican Library
Barbican Centre, Silk Street, London, EC2Y8DS
Telephone: 0207638 0569
Distance: 0.68 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Spital Square to Barbican Library
Guildhall Library
Aldermanbury, London, EC2V7HH
Telephone:
Distance: 0.71 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Spital Square to Guildhall Library
Idea Store Whitechapel
321 Whitechapel Road, London, E11BU
Telephone: 0207364 4332
Distance: 0.88 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Spital Square to Idea Store Whitechapel

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Shoreditch High Street Station is 0.19 miles away.

Address: Shoreditch High Street station, Braithwaite Street, Shoreditch, London, E1 6AE

Shoreditch High Street is situated on the Great Eastern Main Line|Lea Valley lines|East London Line and is managed by London Overground.

Shoreditch High Street Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Spital Square to Shoreditch High Street Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
00:03:00
Anerley00:32:00
Brockley00:19:00
Canada Water00:10:00
Canonbury00:09:00
Clapham High Street00:28:00
Clapham Junction00:38:00
Crystal Palace00:32:00
Dalston Junction00:07:00
Denmark Hill00:24:00
Forest Hill00:24:00
Haggerston00:04:00
Highbury & Islington00:12:30
Honor Oak Park00:22:00
Hoxton00:02:00
New Cross00:16:00
New Cross Gate00:17:00
Norwood Junction00:35:00
Peckham Rye00:20:00
Penge West00:30:00
Queens Road (Peckham)00:17:00
Rotherhithe00:08:00
Shadwell00:05:00
Surrey Quays00:12:00
Sydenham (London)00:28:00
Wandsworth Road00:30:00
Wapping00:07:00
West Croydon00:41:00

London Liverpool Street Station is 0.25 miles away.

Address: London Liverpool Street station, Bishopsgate, London, Greater London, EC2M 7PY

London Liverpool Street is situated on the Great Eastern Main Line|Lea Valley lines.

London Liverpool Street Station is staffed on a full time basis.

Directions from Spital Square to London Liverpool Street Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Alresford (Essex)01:11:30
Audley End01:02:00
Barking00:20:00
Basildon00:43:00
Benfleet01:02:00
Bethnal Green00:03:00
Billericay00:31:00
Bishops Stortford00:42:00
Braintree01:04:00
Braintree Freeport01:00:00
Brentwood00:37:00
Brimsdown00:20:00
Broxbourne00:27:00
Bruce Grove00:20:00
Bush Hill Park00:29:00
Cambridge01:23:00
Cambridge Heath00:05:00
Cambridge North01:29:00
Chadwell Heath00:22:00
Chalkwell01:09:30
Chelmsford00:34:00
Cheshunt00:23:00
Chingford00:27:00
Clacton-on-Sea01:30:30
Clapton00:10:00
Colchester01:01:00
Colchester Town01:12:00
Cressing (Essex)00:57:00
Diss01:36:00
Edmonton Green00:26:00
Elsenham (Essex)00:56:00
Enfield Lock00:23:00
Enfield Town00:32:00
Forest Gate00:11:00
Gidea Park00:28:30
Goodmayes00:20:00
Grays00:40:30
Great Bentley01:15:30
Great Chesterford01:10:00
Hackney Downs00:07:00
Harlow Mill00:38:00
Harlow Town00:31:00
Harold Wood00:33:00
Hatfield Peverel00:41:00
Hertford East00:50:00
Highams Park00:21:00
Hockley00:48:00
Hythe (Essex)01:06:00
Ilford00:16:00
Ingatestone00:28:00
Ipswich01:14:00
Kelvedon00:50:00
Laindon00:39:30
Leigh-on-Sea01:07:00
London Fields00:07:00
Manningtree01:03:00
Manor Park00:13:00
Marks Tey00:55:00
Maryland00:09:00
Newport (Essex)01:02:00
Norwich01:55:00
Pitsea00:59:00
Ponders End00:18:00
Prittlewell00:58:00
Rayleigh00:43:00
Rectory Road00:12:00
Rochford00:51:00
Romford00:18:00
Roydon00:31:00
Rye House00:37:00
Sawbridgeworth00:41:00
Seven Kings00:18:00
Seven Sisters00:17:00
Shelford (Cambs)01:19:00
Shenfield00:25:00
Shoeburyness01:23:30
Silver Street00:24:00
Southbury00:29:00
Southend Airport00:54:00
Southend Central01:14:00
Southend East01:16:30
Southend Victoria01:02:00
St James Street (Walthamstow)00:14:00
St Margarets (Herts)00:40:00
Stamford Hill00:15:00
Stansted Airport00:49:00
Stansted Mountfitchet00:50:00
Stoke Newington00:13:00
Stowmarket01:23:00
Stratford (London)00:07:00
Theobalds Grove00:35:00
Thorpe Bay01:19:30
Thorpe-le-Soken01:21:00
Tottenham Hale00:12:00
Turkey Street00:32:00
Upminster00:30:00
Waltham Cross00:25:00
Walthamstow Central00:16:00
Ware (Herts)00:44:00
West Horndon00:36:00
Westcliff01:11:30
White Hart Lane00:22:00
White Notley00:55:00
Whittlesford Parkway01:12:00
Wickford00:38:00
Witham00:46:00
Wivenhoe01:08:00
Wood Street00:18:00

Moorgate Station is 0.53 miles away.

Address: Moorgate station, Moorgate, London, , EC2Y 9AE

Moorgate is situated on the Northern City Line and is managed by LUL Bakerloo Line.

Moorgate Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Spital Square to Moorgate Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Alexandra Palace00:22:00
Bayford00:47:00
Bowes Park00:25:00
Brookmans Park00:40:00
Crews Hill00:40:00
Cuffley00:43:00
Drayton Park00:11:00
Enfield Chase00:34:00
Essex Road00:06:00
Finsbury Park00:14:00
Gordon Hill00:37:00
Grange Park00:32:00
Hadley Wood00:33:00
Harringay00:17:00
Hatfield (Herts)00:45:00
Hertford North00:53:00
Highbury & Islington00:08:00
Hornsey00:19:00
New Barnet00:30:00
New Southgate00:25:00
Oakleigh Park00:28:00
Old Street00:03:00
Palmers Green00:27:00
Potters Bar00:37:00
Stevenage01:06:00
Watton-at-Stone00:58:30
Welham Green00:42:00
Welwyn Garden City00:50:00
Winchmore Hill00:30:00

Old Street Station is 0.57 miles away.

Address: Old Street station, Old Street, London, , EC1Y 1BE

Old Street is situated on the Northern City Line and is managed by LUL Bakerloo Line.

Old Street Station is staffed on a full time basis.

Directions from Spital Square to Old Street Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Alexandra Palace00:19:00
Bayford00:45:00
Bowes Park00:22:00
Brookmans Park00:37:00
Crews Hill00:38:00
Cuffley00:41:00
Drayton Park00:08:00
Enfield Chase00:32:00
Essex Road00:03:00
Finsbury Park00:12:00
Gordon Hill00:35:00
Grange Park00:30:00
Hadley Wood00:31:00
Harringay00:14:00
Hatfield (Herts)00:42:00
Hertford North00:51:00
Highbury & Islington00:06:00
Hornsey00:16:00
Moorgate00:03:30
New Barnet00:27:30
New Southgate00:22:00
Oakleigh Park00:26:00
Palmers Green00:25:00
Potters Bar00:34:00
Stevenage01:04:00
Watton-at-Stone00:56:30
Welham Green00:40:00
Welwyn Garden City00:47:00
Winchmore Hill00:28:00

Nearest Tube Stations (London Underground)

Shoreditch High Street is (Zone 1) 0.2 miles away Directions from Spital Square to Shoreditch High Street
Liverpool Street is (Zone 1) 0.28 miles away Directions from Spital Square to Liverpool Street
Aldgate East is (Zone 1) 0.44 miles away Directions from Spital Square to Aldgate East
Aldgate is (Zone 1) 0.45 miles away Directions from Spital Square to Aldgate

Nearest Airports

London City Airport is 5.61 miles away Directions from Spital Square to London City Airport
Biggin Hill Airport is 13.85 miles away Directions from Spital Square to Biggin Hill Airport
London Heathrow Airport is 16.43 miles away Directions from Spital Square to London Heathrow Airport
London Gatwick Airport is 25.41 miles away Directions from Spital Square to London Gatwick Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

London Bridge City Pier is 1.01 miles away

Directions from Spital Square to London Bridge City Pier

St Katharine's Pier is 1.02 miles away

Directions from Spital Square to St Katharine's Pier

Bankside Pier is 1.16 miles away

Directions from Spital Square to Bankside Pier

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Spital Square is approximately miles from the

Junction: M11 J4/A406 - 6.99 Miles Away

Directions from Spital Square to M11 J4/A406

Junction: M1 J1/A406 - 7.4 Miles Away

Directions from Spital Square to M1 J1/A406

Junction: M1 J2/A1 - 8.93 Miles Away

Directions from Spital Square to M1 J2/A1

Junction: M4 J1/A4/A406/A205/A315 - 8.99 Miles Away

Directions from Spital Square to M4 J1/A4/A406/A205/A315

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Wesley's Chapel, House and Museum of Methodism
Places of Worship
Distance: 0.43 (miles)
Directions from Spital Square to Wesley's Chapel, House and Museum of Methodism
Attraction Name: Merchant Taylors Hall
Historic Properties
Distance: 0.54 (miles)
Directions from Spital Square to Merchant Taylors Hall
Attraction Name: Guildhall Art Gallery
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 0.68 (miles)
Directions from Spital Square to Guildhall Art Gallery
Attraction Name: The Guildhall
Historic Properties
Distance: 0.68 (miles)
Directions from Spital Square to The Guildhall