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Leighton Close in Slack Head LA7 7BG

Leighton Close is a Street in the Cumbria village of Slack Head with the postcode of LA7 7BG and measures approximately 44 metres long.

There are 13 other streets named Leighton Close in Great Britain.

Leighton Close is within the area of South Lakeland District Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax and the local parish council is Beetham.

Leighton Close has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 35901475 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of Leighton Close is roughly 84.20 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 85.90 and the lowest point being 80.80. A change of 5.10 metres.

Leighton Close is located within the county of Cumbria which is in the North West (England) region of the UK. 217.69 miles North West from the centre of London, 10.63 miles North from the centre of Lancaster, 48.3 miles South from the centre of Carlisle and 54.59 miles North West from the centre of Manchester.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Leighton Close, LA7 7BG

Sunrise07:47
Sunset18:03

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LA7 7BG

Latest Weather Conditions for Leighton Close, LA7 7BG

Observed at Weather Station:Walney Island 19 October 2020 at 22:00 (19.82 miles away)
Current Weather:Cloudy
Temperature and Humidity:11.0°C (81.2%)
Wind Direction and Speed:ESE (16 mph)
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Budget Hotels near Leighton Close Slack Head

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Travelodge Burton M6 Northbound
Address:Moto Service Area, M6, Burton-in-Kendal, Carnforth, LA6 1JF
Telephone:0871 984 6126 Learn More
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2: Name:Travelodge Kendal
Address:A591, Kendal, LA8 8AA
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Address:Maude St
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4: Name:Travelodge Morecambe
Address:Arndale Shopping Centre, 57 Euston Road, Morecambe, LA4 5DQ
Telephone:0871 984 6479 Learn More
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5: Name:Premier Inn Kendal Killington Lake
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Leighton Close above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
84.2080.8085.905.10

Frequently asked Questions for Leighton Close

What Council (Local Authority) is Leighton Close in?

Leighton Close is located within the local authority area of South Lakeland District Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Leighton Close in?

Leighton Close is located within the area of Beetham Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is Leighton Close in?

Leighton Close is located within the ward of Arnside and Beetham.

What County is Leighton Close in?

Leighton Close is located within the ceremonial county of Cumbria.

What Constituency is Leighton Close in?

Leighton Close is located within the constituency of Westmorland and Lonsdale.

What Part of the UK is Leighton Close in?

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

What County Council area is Leighton Close in?

Leighton Close is located within the Cumbria Council area.

What Police Force area is Leighton Close in?

Leighton Close is located within the Cumbria Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for Leighton Close

Leighton Close, Milnthorpe, Slack Head, LA7 7BG,

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Location Details

Leighton Close
Map showing the location of Leighton Close
Latitude54.201230
Longitude-2.784670
OS Easting (X):348819
OS Northing (Y):478689
OS Grid Reference:SD488787

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Leighton Close

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00097760
ONS Area NameDetached Rural Retirement
Average Age51.22
Area Population1524.00
Male Population730.00 (48%)
Female Population794.00 (52%)
Benefit Claimants0 (0%)
LSOA Code:E01019343
LSOA Name:South Lakeland 011C
SOA Code:2a
SOA Name:Ageing rural neighbourhoods
MSOA Code:E02004025
MSOA Name:South Lakeland 011
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Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Grange Over Sands Express
Kent Bank Rd, Grange Over Sands, LA11 7EY
0345 610 6763
Distance: 5.21 Miles
Directions from Leighton Close to Tesco Grange Over Sands Express
Tesco Carnforth Superstore
Lodge Quarry, Lancaster Rd, Carnforth, LA5 9DW
0345 677 9837
Distance: 5.22 Miles
Directions from Leighton Close to Tesco Carnforth Superstore
Asda Kendal
Burton Road, Kendal, LA9 7JA
01539 741416
Distance: 7.78 Miles
Directions from Leighton Close to Asda Kendal
Iceland Kendal
61/68 Highgate, Kendal, Cumbria, LA9 4ED
01539733421
Distance: 8.75 Miles
Directions from Leighton Close to Iceland Kendal

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 015395 - Grange-Over-Sands
Area Code: 015242 - Hornby
Area Code: 01539 - Kendal

 Broadband Information

Speed Average Speed Median Speed Maximum Speed Next-generation access (NGA) Number of Connections
Less than 2 Mbps 2.9 1.7 5.7 N 3

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of South Lakeland District Council
Visit the Council's Website
South Lakeland House, Lowther Street, Kendal, LA9 4UF
Send email
Telephone Number: 0845 050 4434
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of
The Member of Parliament is Timothy Farron
Details for the MP Timothy Farron on parliament.uk
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In the 2019 General Election Timothy Farron won with a majority of 1,934 the result was LD hold. The total electorate was 67,789
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Arnside and Beetham Ward
Parish: Beetham Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Cumbria
County Council: Cumbria Council

Nearest Car Parks

Beetham Road Car Park
Beetham Road, Milnthorpe, Cumbria
Milnthorpe
LA7 7QR
Distance: 1.75 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01539793160
Operated by: South Lakeland District Council
Beetham Road adj Cross Keys Hotel Car Park
Beetham Road, Milnthorpe, Cumbria
Milnthorpe
LA7 7QL
Distance: 1.79 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01539562115
Operated by: The Cross Keys Hotel
Park Road Car Park
Park Road, Milnthorpe, Cumbria
Milnthorpe
LA7 7QR
Distance: 1.80 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01539793160
Operated by: South Lakeland District Council
Milnthorpe Square Car Park
The Square, Milnthorpe, Cumbria
Milnthorpe
LA7 7QJ
Distance: 1.84 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
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Nearest Schools

Beetham CofE Primary School
Distance: 0.71 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 30/01/2013)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 53
Address: Beetham CofE Primary School, Stanley Street, Beetham, LA7 7AS
Head: Ms Wendy Nicholas (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Leighton Close to Beetham CofE Primary School
Storth CofE School
Distance: 1.27 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 17/07/2012)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 68
Address: Storth CofE School, Storth Road, Storth, LA7 7JA
Head: Mr Simon Brabant (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Leighton Close to Storth CofE School
Prospect House
Distance: 1.64 Miles
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected )
Number of Pupils: 1
Address: Prospect House, Birch Cottage, Moss Ln Off Eight Acre Ln, LA5 9TG
Head: Miss Eve Elliott ()
Directions from Leighton Close to Prospect House
Milnthorpe Primary School
Distance: 1.77 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 20/04/2015)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 199
Address: Milnthorpe Primary School, Firs Road, LA7 7QF
Head: Mr Andrew Hyde (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Leighton Close to Milnthorpe Primary School

Nearest Hospitals

Westmorland General Hospital
Address: Burton Rd, Kendal,
NHS Sector
University Hospitals Of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01539 732288
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 7.59 (miles)
Directions from Leighton Close to Westmorland General Hospital
Queen Victoria Hospital
Address: Thornton Road, Morecambe, LA4 5NN,
NHS Sector
Lancashire & South Cumbria NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01524 400445
Distance: 9.36 (miles)
Directions from Leighton Close to Queen Victoria Hospital
BMI The Lancaster Hospital
Address: Meadowside, Lancaster, LA1 3RH,
Independent Sector
BMI Healthcare
Telephone: 01524 62345
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Distance: 10.93 (miles)
Directions from Leighton Close to BMI The Lancaster Hospital
Royal Lancaster Infirmary
Address: Ashton Road, Lancaster, LA1 4RP,
NHS Sector
University Hospitals Of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01524 65944
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Distance: 10.97 (miles)
Directions from Leighton Close to Royal Lancaster Infirmary

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Leighton Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Leighton Close
1.82 The Square Dental Practice 4 The Square LA7 7QJ
1.87 Stoneleigh Dental Surgery Stoneleigh, 25 Main Street LA7 7PP
1.91 The Haverflatts Lane Dental Pracice Hordale Dental Surgery, 1a Haverflatts Lane LA7 7PS
1.96 Dental Surgery 36 Silverdale Road, Arnside LA5 0DT
5.06 Dental Surgery 46-48 Market Street LA5 9LB

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Leighton Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near
1.89 Stoneleigh Surgery Police Square LA7 7PW tel:01539 563307
1.91 Park View Surgery Haverflatts Lane LA7 7PS tel:01539 715555
2.84 Silverdale Surgery 19a Emesgate Lane, Silverdale LA5 0RA
2.84 Dr Fletcher 20a Emesgate Lane, Silverdale LA5 0RA tel:01524 701744
2.88 Dr J H Gorrigan & Partners Memorial Hall, Main Street, Burton LA6 1NA tel:01539 563307

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Leighton Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near
1.91 Rowlands Pharmacy 1 Haverflatts Lane LA7 7PS tel:01539 565900
2.01 Rowlands Pharmacy 38 The Promenade, Arnside, Cumbria LA5 0HA tel:01524 762900
2.84 Silverdale Pharmacy 18 Emesgate Lane, Silverdale LA5 0RA tel:01524 701274
5.00 Ash Trees Pharmacy Ashtrees Surgery, Market Street LA5 9JU tel:01524 727877
5.04 Boots Uk Limited 24 Market Street LA5 9JX tel:01524 732955

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Leighton Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Leighton Close
1.85 Lm Baverstock 2 Main Street, Town Centre LA7 7PN
5.04 Philip Jones Opticians Ltd 15 Market Street LA5 9JX
5.04 Lakeland Optical (main Street) Main Street LA11 6DP
5.06 S & K Butterfield Ltd - Carnforth 46c Market Street LA5 9LB
5.17 Bagot Opticians (grange-over-sands) 7 Lowther Gardens LA11 7EX

Nearest Libraries

Milnthorpe Library
19 The Square, Milnthorpe, LA77QJ
Telephone: 015395 63040
Distance: 1.82 Miles
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Directions from Leighton Close to Milnthorpe Library
Arnside Library
Pier Lane, Arnside, LA50DA
Telephone: 1524761649
Distance: 2 Miles
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Directions from Leighton Close to Arnside Library
Silverdale Library
25 Emesgate Lane, Carnforth, LA50RA
Telephone: 01524 701156
Distance: 2.84 Miles
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Directions from Leighton Close to Silverdale Library
Warton Library
Westover Avenue, Warton, Carnforth, LA59PQ
Telephone: 01524 732 947
Distance: 4.07 Miles
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Directions from Leighton Close to Warton Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Arnside Station is 1.74 miles away.

Address: Arnside station, Station Road, Arnside, Cumbria, LA5 0HQ

Arnside is situated on the Furness line and is managed by Northern.

Arnside Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Leighton Close to Arnside Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Barrow-in-Furness00:44:00
Burnage01:42:00
Cark & Cartmel00:14:00
Carnforth00:12:00
Dalton (Cumbria)00:30:00
Grange-over-Sands00:06:00
Heald Green01:48:00
Kents Bank00:10:00
Lancaster00:21:00
Manchester Airport01:52:00
Manchester Oxford Road01:31:00
Manchester Piccadilly01:35:00
Preston (Lancs)00:43:00
Roose00:36:00
Silverdale00:05:00
Ulverston00:22:00
Wigan North Western00:58:00

Silverdale Station is 2.30 miles away.

Address: Silverdale station, Red Bridge Lane, Silverdale, Lancashire, LA5 0SW

Silverdale is situated on the Furness line and is managed by Northern.

Silverdale Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Leighton Close to Silverdale Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Arnside00:04:00
Barrow-in-Furness00:49:00
Burnage01:37:00
Cark & Cartmel00:18:00
Carnforth00:08:00
Dalton (Cumbria)00:34:00
Grange-over-Sands00:10:00
Heald Green01:43:00
Kents Bank00:14:00
Lancaster00:17:00
Manchester Airport01:48:00
Manchester Oxford Road01:26:00
Manchester Piccadilly01:30:00
Preston (Lancs)00:39:00
Roose00:40:00
Ulverston00:26:00
Wigan North Western00:54:00

Grange-over-Sands Station is 4.79 miles away.

Address: Grange-over-Sands station, Station Square, Grange-over-Sands, Cumbria, LA11 6EH

Grange-over-Sands is situated on the Furness line and is managed by Northern.

Grange-over-Sands Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Leighton Close to Grange-over-Sands Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Arnside00:06:00
Askam00:50:00
Aspatria02:35:00
Barrow-in-Furness00:38:00
Bootle (Cumbria)01:19:00
Braystones01:49:30
Burnage01:47:00
Cark & Cartmel00:08:00
Carlisle03:05:30
Carnforth00:18:00
Corkickle01:54:00
Dalston (Cumbria)02:55:00
Dalton (Cumbria)00:24:00
Drigg01:28:00
East Didsbury01:49:00
Flimby02:21:00
Foxfield00:58:00
Green Road01:01:30
Harrington02:10:00
Heald Green01:53:00
Kents Bank00:04:00
Kirkby-in-Furness00:54:00
Lancaster00:27:00
Manchester Airport01:58:00
Manchester Oxford Road01:36:00
Manchester Piccadilly01:40:00
Maryport02:24:30
Mauldeth Road01:45:00
Millom01:08:00
Nethertown01:52:30
Parton02:02:00
Preston (Lancs)00:49:00
Ravenglass for Eskdale01:24:30
Roose00:30:00
Seascale01:32:00
Sellafield01:37:00
Silecroft01:13:00
Silverdale00:11:00
St Bees01:49:00
Ulverston00:16:00
Whitehaven01:58:00
Wigan North Western01:03:00
Wigton02:45:30
Workington02:15:30

Carnforth Station is 4.97 miles away.

Address: Carnforth station, Market Street, Carnforth, Lancashire, LA5 9ET

Carnforth is situated on the Furness line|Leeds to Morecambe line|West Coast Main Line and is managed by Northern.

Carnforth Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Leighton Close to Carnforth Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Arnside00:10:00
Bare Lane00:25:00
Barrow-in-Furness00:54:00
Bentham00:20:00
Bingley01:19:00
Burnage01:30:00
Cark & Cartmel00:24:00
Clapham (North Yorkshire)00:26:00
Dalton (Cumbria)00:40:00
Gargrave00:54:00
Giggleswick00:36:00
Grange-over-Sands00:16:00
Heald Green01:36:00
Hellifield00:46:00
Keighley01:14:00
Kents Bank00:20:00
Lancaster00:09:00
Leeds01:42:00
Long Preston00:43:00
Manchester Airport01:40:00
Manchester Oxford Road01:19:00
Manchester Piccadilly01:23:00
Morecambe00:30:00
Preston (Lancs)00:31:00
Roose00:46:00
Shipley (Yorks)01:25:00
Silverdale00:06:00
Skipton01:04:00
Ulverston00:32:00
Wennington00:14:00
Wigan North Western00:46:00

Nearest Airports

Blackpool International Airport is 31.05 miles away Directions from Leighton Close to Blackpool International Airport
Leeds Bradford International Airport is 51.09 miles away Directions from Leighton Close to Leeds Bradford International Airport
Durham Tees Valley Airport is 58.48 miles away Directions from Leighton Close to Durham Tees Valley Airport
Liverpool John Lennon Airport is 59.73 miles away Directions from Leighton Close to Liverpool John Lennon Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Fell Foot Country Park Ferry Landing is 8.55 miles away

Directions from Leighton Close to Fell Foot Country Park Ferry Landing

Lakeside Windermere Ferry Landing is 8.69 miles away

Directions from Leighton Close to Lakeside Windermere Ferry Landing

Bowness Ferry Nab Ferry Landing is 12.11 miles away

Directions from Leighton Close to Bowness Ferry Nab Ferry Landing

Far Sawrey Windermere Ferry Terminal is 12.2 miles away

Directions from Leighton Close to Far Sawrey Windermere Ferry Terminal

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Leighton Close is approximately 2.46 miles from the M6

Junction: M6 J36/A590(T)/A65(T)/A6070 - 3.66 Miles Away

Directions from Leighton Close to M6 J36/A590(T)/A65(T)/A6070

Junction: A601(M) J35A/A6 - 4.32 Miles Away

Directions from Leighton Close to A601(M) J35A/A6

Junction: M6 J35/A601(M) - 5.21 Miles Away

Directions from Leighton Close to M6 J35/A601(M)

Junction: M6 J34/A683 - 8.97 Miles Away

Directions from Leighton Close to M6 J34/A683

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Lakeland Wildlife Oasis
Wildlife
Distance: 1.35 (miles)
Directions from Leighton Close to Lakeland Wildlife Oasis
Attraction Name: Leighton Hall
Historic Properties
Distance: 2.66 (miles)
Directions from Leighton Close to Leighton Hall
Attraction Name: Carnforth Station Heritage Centre
Visitor Centres
Distance: 4.99 (miles)
Directions from Leighton Close to Carnforth Station Heritage Centre
Attraction Name: Sizergh Castle and Garden
Historic Properties
Distance: 5.75 (miles)
Directions from Leighton Close to Sizergh Castle and Garden
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