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Merchant Close in Prescot L34 1AJ

Merchant Close is a Street in the Merseyside town of Prescot with the postcode of L34 1AJ and measures approximately 85 metres long.

The average house in Merchant Close sells for £688,662.08

There are 3 other streets named Merchant Close in Great Britain.

Merchant Close is within the area of Knowsley Metropolitan Borough Council Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax and the local parish council is Prescot.

The average elevation of Merchant Close is roughly 57.26 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 59.20 and the lowest point being 49.50. A change of 9.70 metres.

Average House Prices for Merchant Close
YearSalesAverage House Price
20192£280,995.
20189£211,328.
20171£5,800,000.

Merchant Close is located within the county of Merseyside which is in the North West (England) region of the UK. 174.94 miles North West from the centre of London, 7.44 miles East from the centre of Liverpool, 16.3 miles North from the centre of Chester and 23.6 miles West from the centre of Manchester.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Merchant Close, L34 1AJ

Sunrise07:54
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L34 1AJ

Latest Weather Conditions for Merchant Close, L34 1AJ

Observed at Weather Station:Rostherne No 2 24 October 2021 at 03:00 (18.08 miles away)
Current Weather:Overcast
Temperature and Humidity:11.3°C (71.6%)
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Budget Hotels near Merchant Close Prescot

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Premier Inn Liverpool Tarbock
Address:Wilson Road
Telephone: Learn More
1.36
2: Name:Premier Inn Liverpool Roby
Address:Roby Road
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2.33
3: Name:Premier Inn St Helens South
Address:Eurolink
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2.59
4: Name:Holiday Inn Express Liverpool-Knowsley
Address:Ribblers Lane, Prescot
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4.11
5: Name:Travelodge Liverpool Stoneycroft
Address:502 Queens Dr, Liverpool, L13 0AS
Telephone:0871 559 1827 Learn More
4.22

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Mortgage Calculator for the Lowest Priced Property on Merchant Close
Total Price of Property£178,995
Minimum Deposit£8,949.75
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£522.07
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£896.09
Mortgage Calculator for the Highest Priced Property on Merchant Close
Total Price of Property£5,800,000
Minimum Deposit£290,000.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£16,916.67
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£29,036.17
Mortgage Calculator for the Average Priced Property on Merchant Close
Total Price of Property£688,662
Minimum Deposit£34,433.10
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£2,008.60
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£3,447.60

Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Merchant Close above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
57.2649.5059.209.70

Frequently asked Questions for Merchant Close

What Council (Local Authority) is Merchant Close in?

Merchant Close is located within the local authority area of Knowsley Metropolitan Borough Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Merchant Close in?

Merchant Close is located within the area of Prescot Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is Merchant Close in?

Merchant Close is located within the ward of Prescot North.

What County is Merchant Close in?

Merchant Close is located within the ceremonial county of Merseyside.

What Constituency is Merchant Close in?

Merchant Close is located within the constituency of St Helens South and Whiston.

What Part of the UK is Merchant Close in?

Merchant Close is located within the North West (England) region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Merchant Close in?

Merchant Close is located within the Merseyside Council area.

What Police Force area is Merchant Close in?

Merchant Close is located within the Merseyside Police area.

Roads that have a Junction with Merchant Close

Road NameJunction Type
Stratford Drivejunction

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Location Details

Merchant Close
Map showing the location of Merchant Close
Latitude53.420741
Longitude-2.807293
OS Easting (X):346356
OS Northing (Y):391881
OS Grid Reference:SJ464919

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Merchant Close

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00032774
ONS Area NameIndustrious Hardship
Average Age48.81
Area Population1617.00
Male Population807.00 (50%)
Female Population810.00 (50%)
Benefit Claimants28 (2%)
LSOA Code:E01006464
LSOA Name:Knowsley 007D
SOA Code:5a
SOA Name:Ageing urban communities
MSOA Code:E02001333
MSOA Name:Knowsley 007

Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Prescot Extra
Cables Retail Park, Steley Way, Prescot, L34 5NQ
0345 677 9565
Distance: 0.43 Miles
Directions from Merchant Close to Tesco Prescot Extra
Tesco Whiston Windy Arbour Express
1 Windy Arbour Rd, Whiston, Prescot, L35 3PA
0345 610 2753
Distance: 0.67 Miles
Directions from Merchant Close to Tesco Whiston Windy Arbour Express
Asda Huyton
Huyton Lane, Liverpool, L36 7TX
0151 449 4600
Distance: 1.34 Miles
Directions from Merchant Close to Asda Huyton
Iceland Huyton
68/70 Derby Road, Huyton, Liverpool, L36 9UL
01514803399
Distance: 1.48 Miles
Directions from Merchant Close to Iceland Huyton

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01744 - St Helens
Area Code: 01928 - Runcorn
Area Code: 0151 - Liverpool
Area Code: 01695 - Skelmersdale

 Recent House Sales in Merchant Close

Address14 Merchant Close, Merseyside, L34 1AJ.
Sale DateFri 22 Feb 2019
Sale Price£289,995
Type of PropertyDetached
Age of PropertyNew Build
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address10 Merchant Close, Merseyside, L34 1AJ.
Sale DateFri 01 Feb 2019
Sale Price£271,995
Type of PropertyDetached
Age of PropertyNew Build
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address2 Merchant Close, Merseyside, L34 1AJ.
Sale DateFri 17 Aug 2018
Sale Price£178,995
Type of PropertySemi-Detached
Age of PropertyNew Build
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address3 Merchant Close, Merseyside, L34 1AJ.
Sale DateFri 26 Oct 2018
Sale Price£189,995
Type of PropertySemi-Detached
Age of PropertyNew Build
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address1 Merchant Close, Merseyside, L34 1AJ.
Sale DateFri 16 Nov 2018
Sale Price£189,995
Type of PropertySemi-Detached
Age of PropertyNew Build
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address7 Merchant Close, Merseyside, L34 1AJ.
Sale DateFri 23 Nov 2018
Sale Price£199,995
Type of PropertyDetached
Age of PropertyNew Build
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address5 Merchant Close, Merseyside, L34 1AJ.
Sale DateFri 23 Nov 2018
Sale Price£189,995
Type of PropertySemi-Detached
Age of PropertyNew Build
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address12 Merchant Close, Merseyside, L34 1AJ.
Sale DateFri 21 Dec 2018
Sale Price£289,995
Type of PropertyDetached
Age of PropertyNew Build
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address6 Merchant Close, Merseyside, L34 1AJ.
Sale DateMon 01 Oct 2018
Sale Price£219,995
Type of PropertyDetached
Age of PropertyNew Build
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address8 Merchant Close, Merseyside, L34 1AJ.
Sale DateFri 28 Sep 2018
Sale Price£222,995
Type of PropertyDetached
Age of PropertyNew Build
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address4 Merchant Close, Merseyside, L34 1AJ.
Sale DateFri 28 Sep 2018
Sale Price£219,995
Type of PropertyDetached
Age of PropertyNew Build
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address9 Merchant Close, Merseyside, L34 1AJ.
Sale DateMon 13 Nov 2017
Sale Price£5,800,000
Type of PropertyOther
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Knowsley Metropolitan Borough Council
Visit the Council's Website
Municipal Buildings, Cherryfield Drive, Knowsley, L32 1TX
Send email
Telephone Number: 0151 489 6000
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of St Helens South and Whiston
The Member of Parliament is Marie Rimmer
Details for the MP Marie Rimmer on parliament.uk
Details for the MP Marie Rimmer on theyworkforyou.com
In the 2019 General Election Marie Rimmer won with a majority of 19,122 the result was Lab hold. The total electorate was 79,061
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Prescot North Ward
Parish: Prescot Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Merseyside

Nearest Car Parks

Prescot Station Car Park
Bridge Road, Prescot, Merseyside
Prescot
L34 5SN
Distance: 0.40 km (click for directions)
Open 24 hrs Mon-Sun. No charge for rail users.
Telephone: 08450000125
Operated by: Northern Rail
Steley Way Car Park
Steley Way, Prescot, Merseyside
Prescot
L34 5NQ
Distance: 0.45 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
Stadt Moers Park Car Park
Pottery Lane, Whiston, Merseyside
Whiston
L35 3RG
Distance: 0.53 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01514891239
Operated by: Knowsley Metropolitan Borough Council
Prescot Shopping Centre Car Park
Kemble Street, Prescot, Merseyside
Prescot
L34 5GA
Distance: 0.58 km (click for directions)
car park is FREE for up to 3 hours.
Telephone: 01514308131
Operated by: Prescot Shopping Centre

Nearest Schools

St Mary and St Paul's CofE Primary School
Distance: 0.25 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 17/05/2013)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 211
Address: St Mary and St Paul's CofE Primary School, Bryer Road, L35 5DN
Head: Mr Iain Parks (Acting Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Merchant Close to St Mary and St Paul's CofE Primary School
Halsnead Primary School
Distance: 0.62 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected 13/11/2019)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 378
Address: Halsnead Primary School, Pennywood Drive, Whiston, L35 3TX
Head: Miss Helen Taylor (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Merchant Close to Halsnead Primary School
St Luke's Catholic Primary School
Distance: 0.65 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected 11/09/2018)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 201
Address: St Luke's Catholic Primary School, Shaw Lane, L35 5AT
Head: Mr A Crist (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Merchant Close to St Luke's Catholic Primary School
Whiston Willis Primary Academy
Distance: 0.65 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 03/10/2013)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 307
Address: Whiston Willis Primary Academy, Milton Avenue, Whiston, L35 2XY
Head: Mr Ian Cooper (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Merchant Close to Whiston Willis Primary Academy

Nearest Hospitals

Whiston Hospital
Address: Warrington Road, Prescot, L35 5DR,
NHS Sector
St Helens and Knowsley Hospitals NHS Trust
Telephone: 0151 426 1600
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 0.92 (miles)
Directions from Merchant Close to Whiston Hospital
Aset Hospital
Address: 1 Sandstone Drive, Whiston, Prescot,
NHS Sector
Aset Hospital Hassan Shaaban Limited
Distance: 1.19 (miles)
Directions from Merchant Close to Aset Hospital
Broadoak Unit
Address: Broadoak Unit, Broadgreen Hospital Site, Thomas Drive, Liverpool,
NHS Sector
Mersey Care NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0151 473 0303
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 3.69 (miles)
Directions from Merchant Close to Broadoak Unit
Alder Hey Children's NHS Foundation Trust
Address: Alder Hey Children's Hospital, Eaton Road, Liverpool,
NHS Sector
Alder Hey Children's NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0151 228 4811
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 3.73 (miles)
Directions from Merchant Close to Alder Hey Children's NHS Foundation Trust

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Merchant Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Merchant Close
0.44 Whiston Primary Care Resource Centre Old Colliery Road, Whiston L35 3SX
0.62 Whiston Village Dental Practice 14 Greenes Road, Whiston L35 3RF
0.63 Prescot House Dental Surgery 3 High Street L34 3LD
0.80 Dental Surgery 183 Warrington Road, Whiston L35 5AF
0.92 Whiston Hospital Warrington Road L35 5DR

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Merchant Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near Merchant Close
0.42 Park House Medical Centre Prescot P/care Res Ctr, Sewell Street L34 1ND tel:0151 4265253
0.42 Prescot Medical Centre Prescot P/care Res Ctr, Sewell Street L34 1ND tel:0151 4265277
0.44 Cedar Cross Medical Centre Whiston Pcrc, Old Colliery Road, Whiston L35 3SX tel:0151 4265569
0.44 Whiston Health Centre Old Colliery Road, Whiston L35 3SX
0.82 Longview Medical Centre Longview Drive, Huyton L36 6EB tel:0151 4892833

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Merchant Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near Merchant Close
0.30 Neil's Pharmacy 32 Molyneux Drive L35 5DY tel:0151 4308376
0.33 Prescriptions Pharmacy The Kiosk, Manchester Road L34 1LT
0.42 The Dispensing Hub 60-66 Sewell Street L34 1ND tel:01514 266639
0.44 Boots Pharmacy Old Colliery Road, Whiston L35 3SX tel:0151 4266835
0.49 Boots Pharmacy Unit 4, Cables Retail Park, Steley Way L34 5NQ tel:0151 4268155

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Merchant Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Merchant Close
0.49 Prescot Extra Prescot Extra Cables Retail Park, Steley Way L34 5NQ
0.59 R Millican (prescot) 29-31 Eccleston Street L34 5QA
0.64 Price & Ankers Opticians 2 Leyland Street L34 5QP
1.20 Specs2u (huyton) 4 Chapel Brook Trade Park, Wilson Road L36 6FH
1.35 5864 Huyton Asda Stores Ltd, Huyton Lane, Huyton L36 7TX

Nearest Libraries

Whiston Library
Dragon Lane, Whiston, L353QW
Telephone: 0151 426 4757
Distance: 0.54 Miles
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Directions from Merchant Close to Whiston Library
Prescot Library
High Street, Prescot, L343LD
Telephone: 0151 426 6449
Distance: 0.63 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Merchant Close to Prescot Library
Huyton Library
Civic Way, Huyton, L369GD
Telephone: 0151 443 3734
Distance: 1.55 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Merchant Close to Huyton Library
Rainhill Library
View Road, St Helens, L350LE
Telephone:
Distance: 1.8 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Merchant Close to Rainhill Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Prescot Station is 0.39 miles away.

Address: Prescot station, Bridge Road, Prescot, Merseyside, L34 5SN

Prescot is situated on the Liverpool to Wigan Line and is managed by Northern.

Prescot Station is staffed on a full time basis.

Directions from Merchant Close to Prescot Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Blackpool North01:12:00
Broad Green00:12:00
Bryn00:18:00
Eccleston Park00:02:00
Edge Hill00:18:00
Euxton Balshaw Lane00:35:00
Garswood00:15:00
Huyton00:06:00
Kirkham & Wesham00:58:00
Leyland00:40:00
Liverpool Lime Street00:23:00
Poulton-le-Fylde01:06:00
Preston (Lancs)00:48:00
Roby00:08:00
St Helens Central00:09:00
Thatto Heath00:05:00
Wavertree Technology Park00:15:00
Wigan North Western00:26:00

Whiston Station is 0.65 miles away.

Address: Whiston station, Drive Way, Whiston, Merseyside, L35 3TY

Whiston is situated on the Liverpool to Manchester (north) lines and is managed by Northern.

Whiston Station is staffed on a full time basis.

Directions from Merchant Close to Whiston Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Alderley Edge01:34:00
Broad Green00:11:00
Burnage00:54:00
Crewe01:57:30
Deansgate00:37:00
Earlestown00:14:00
East Didsbury00:56:00
Eccles (Manchester)00:29:00
Edge Hill00:17:00
Gatley00:59:00
Heald Green01:02:00
Holmes Chapel01:43:00
Huyton00:04:00
Lea Green00:06:00
Liverpool Lime Street00:22:00
Manchester Airport01:17:00
Manchester Oxford Road00:40:00
Manchester Piccadilly00:45:00
Mauldeth Road00:51:00
Newton-le-Willows00:16:00
Patricroft00:27:00
Rainhill00:03:00
Roby00:07:00
Sandbach01:48:00
St Helens Junction00:09:00
Styal01:22:00
Wavertree Technology Park00:14:00
Wilmslow01:27:00

Eccleston Park Station is 1.32 miles away.

Address: Eccleston Park station, Portico Lane, Eccleston Park, Merseyside, L35 7JS

Eccleston Park is situated on the Liverpool to Wigan Line and is managed by Northern.

Eccleston Park Station is staffed on a full time basis.

Directions from Merchant Close to Eccleston Park Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Blackpool North01:09:30
Broad Green00:14:00
Bryn00:16:00
Edge Hill00:21:00
Euxton Balshaw Lane00:32:00
Garswood00:13:00
Huyton00:08:00
Kirkham & Wesham00:55:30
Leyland00:38:00
Liverpool Lime Street00:26:00
Poulton-le-Fylde01:03:30
Prescot00:02:00
Preston (Lancs)00:46:00
Roby00:11:00
St Helens Central00:07:00
Thatto Heath00:03:00
Wavertree Technology Park00:17:00
Wigan North Western00:23:00

Huyton Station is 1.66 miles away.

Address: Huyton station, Blacklow Brow, Huyton, Merseyside, L36 5XE

Huyton is situated on the Liverpool to Manchester (north) lines|Liverpool to Wigan Line and is managed by Northern.

Huyton Station is staffed on a full time basis.

Directions from Merchant Close to Huyton Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Alderley Edge01:38:00
Blackpool North01:11:00
Broad Green00:06:00
Bryn00:22:00
Burnage00:57:00
Crewe02:01:00
Deansgate00:41:00
Earlestown00:17:00
East Didsbury01:00:00
Eccles (Manchester)00:33:00
Eccleston Park00:06:00
Edge Hill00:12:00
Euxton Balshaw Lane00:38:00
Garswood00:19:00
Gatley01:02:30
Heald Green01:06:00
Holmes Chapel01:47:00
Kirkham & Wesham00:56:00
Lea Green00:10:00
Leyland00:42:00
Liverpool Lime Street00:17:00
Manchester Airport01:20:30
Manchester Oxford Road00:44:00
Manchester Piccadilly00:48:00
Mauldeth Road00:55:00
Newton-le-Willows00:20:00
Patricroft00:31:00
Poulton-le-Fylde01:04:00
Prescot00:04:00
Preston (Lancs)00:51:00
Rainhill00:07:00
Roby00:02:00
Sandbach01:52:00
St Helens Central00:13:00
St Helens Junction00:13:00
Styal01:26:00
Thatto Heath00:09:00
Warrington Bank Quay00:31:30
Wavertree Technology Park00:09:00
Whiston00:04:00
Wigan North Western00:29:00
Wilmslow01:30:00

Nearest Airports

Liverpool John Lennon Airport is 6.06 miles away Directions from Merchant Close to Liverpool John Lennon Airport
Manchester Airport is 22.41 miles away Directions from Merchant Close to Manchester Airport
Blackpool International Airport is 26.49 miles away Directions from Merchant Close to Blackpool International Airport
Leeds Bradford International Airport is 56.27 miles away Directions from Merchant Close to Leeds Bradford International Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Liverpool Pier Head Ferry Terminal is 7.87 miles away

Directions from Merchant Close to Liverpool Pier Head Ferry Terminal

Liverpool Isle of Man & Dublin Terminal is 7.96 miles away

Directions from Merchant Close to Liverpool Isle of Man & Dublin Terminal

Liverpool Belfast Ferry Terminal Bootle is 8.34 miles away

Directions from Merchant Close to Liverpool Belfast Ferry Terminal Bootle

Woodside Birkenhead Ferry Terminal is 8.54 miles away

Directions from Merchant Close to Woodside Birkenhead Ferry Terminal

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Junction: M57 J2/A57/A58/B5194/B5199 - 0.76 Miles Away

Directions from Merchant Close to M57 J2/A57/A58/B5194/B5199

Junction: M62 J6/M57/A5300/A5080 - 1.55 Miles Away

Directions from Merchant Close to M62 J6/M57/A5300/A5080

Junction: M57 J3/A526/B5198/B5194 - 2.19 Miles Away

Directions from Merchant Close to M57 J3/A526/B5198/B5194

Junction: M62 J5/A5080 - 2.63 Miles Away

Directions from Merchant Close to M62 J5/A5080

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: The Old Smithy & Heritage Centre
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 3.11 (miles)
Directions from Merchant Close to The Old Smithy & Heritage Centre
Attraction Name: Mendips & 20 Forthlin Road [Beatles]
Historic Properties
Distance: 4.28 (miles)
Directions from Merchant Close to Mendips & 20 Forthlin Road [Beatles]
Attraction Name: Acorn Farm
Farms
Distance: 5.11 (miles)
Directions from Merchant Close to Acorn Farm
Attraction Name: Catalyst Science Discovery Centre
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 5.63 (miles)
Directions from Merchant Close to Catalyst Science Discovery Centre