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Owston Wood Road near Knossington

Owston Wood Road is a Street near the Leicestershire village of Knossington and measures approximately 1,977 metres long.

There is only one street named Owston Wood Road making it unique in Great Britain.

Owston Wood Road is within the area of Melton District (B) Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax and the local parish council is Marefield.

Owston Wood Road has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 24900571 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of Owston Wood Road is roughly 166.12 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 181.00 and the lowest point being 155.00. A change of 26.00 metres.

Owston Wood Road is located within the county of Leicestershire which is in the East Midlands (England) region of the UK. 85.53 miles North from the centre of London, 12.93 miles East from the centre of Leicester, 24.6 miles South East from the centre of Nottingham and 25.25 miles West from the centre of Peterborough.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Owston Wood Road

Sunrise07:49
Sunset17:43

Latest Weather Conditions for Owston Wood Road

Observed at Weather Station:Wittering 26 October 2020 at 06:00 (15.69 miles away)
Current Weather:Clear night
Temperature and Humidity:4.9°C (94.6%)
Wind Direction and Speed:SW (10 mph)
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Budget Hotels near Owston Wood Road Knossington

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Premier Inn Melton Mowbray
Address:5 Norman Way
Telephone: Learn More
8.11
2: Name:Premier Inn Leicester South Oadby
Address:Glen Rise
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10.76
3: Name:Premier Inn Market Harborough
Address:Melton Road
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11.10
4: Name:Travelodge Grantham South Witham
Address:A1, South Witham, Grantham, NG33 5LN
Telephone:020 3195 4917 Learn More
11.64
5: Name:ibis budget Leicester
Address:Leicester North Services, Junction A6/A46, Birstall
Telephone: Learn More
12.84
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Police Force: Leicestershire
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Owston Wood Road above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
166.12155.00181.0026.00

Frequently asked Questions for Owston Wood Road

What Council (Local Authority) is Owston Wood Road in?

Owston Wood Road is located within the local authority area of Harborough District Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Owston Wood Road in?

Owston Wood Road is located within the area of Marefield Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is Owston Wood Road in?

Owston Wood Road is located within the ward of Tilton.

What County is Owston Wood Road in?

Owston Wood Road is located within the ceremonial county of Leicestershire.

What Constituency is Owston Wood Road in?

Owston Wood Road is located within the constituency of Rutland and Melton.

What Part of the UK is Owston Wood Road in?

Owston Wood Road is located within the East Midlands (England) region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Owston Wood Road in?

Owston Wood Road is located within the Leicestershire Council area.

What Police Force area is Owston Wood Road in?

Owston Wood Road is located within the Leicestershire Police area.

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Location Details

Owston Wood Road
Map showing the location of Owston Wood Road
Latitude52.655656
Longitude-0.825771
OS Easting (X):479419
OS Northing (Y):307122
OS Grid Reference:SK794071

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Owston Wood Road

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  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00130990
ONS Area NameAgricultural Communities
Average Age44.74
Area Population2030.00
Male Population1021.00 (50%)
Female Population1009.00 (50%)
Benefit Claimants4 (0%)
LSOA Code:E01025815
LSOA Name:Harborough 002C
SOA Code:2c
SOA Name:Remoter communities
MSOA Code:E02005368
MSOA Name:Harborough 002
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Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Oakham Superstore
96 South St, Oakham, LE15 6BQ
0345 677 9514
Distance: 4.06 Miles
Directions from Owston Wood Road to Tesco Oakham Superstore
Morrisons Melton Mowbray
Vale of Belvoir Shopping Centre, Rutland Street, Melton Mowbray LE13 1QR
01664 410330
Distance: 7.96 Miles
Directions from Owston Wood Road to Morrisons Melton Mowbray
Iceland Melton Mowbray
28 High Street, Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire, LE13 0TR
01664480948
Distance: 8 Miles
Directions from Owston Wood Road to Iceland Melton Mowbray
Tesco Melton Mowbray Superstore
Thorpe Rd, Melton Mowbray, LE13 1SQ
0345 677 9463
Distance: 8.02 Miles
Directions from Owston Wood Road to Tesco Melton Mowbray Superstore

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01572 - Oakham
Area Code: 01573 - Kelso
Area Code: 01664 - Melton Mowbray

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Harborough District Council
Visit the Council's Website
Council Offices, Adam and Eve Street, Market Harborough, Leicestershire, LE16 7AG
Send email
Telephone Number: 01858 828 282
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of
The Member of Parliament is Alicia Kearns
Details for the MP Alicia Kearns on parliament.uk
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In the 2019 General Election Alicia Kearns won with a majority of 26,924 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 82,705
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Tilton Ward
Parish: Marefield Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Leicestershire
County Council: Leicestershire Council

Nearest Car Parks

Burrough Hill Country Park Car Park
Burrough Road, Somerby, Leicestershire
Somerby
LE14 2QZ
Distance: 3.28 km (click for directions)
Pay and display car park, please note exact money is needed
Telephone: 01163055000
Operated by: Leicestershire County Council
Long Row Car Park
Long Row, Oakham, Rutland
Oakham
LE15 6LN
Distance: 3.92 km (click for directions)
Free of charge car park
Telephone: 01572722577
Operated by: Rutland County Council
Westgate Car Park
St Annes Close, Oakham, Rutland
Oakham
LE15 6BH
Distance: 3.99 km (click for directions)
Over 3 hours (except Wednesday) £2.90 Over 3 hours (Wednesday Only) £4.00
Telephone: 01572722577
Operated by: Rutland County Council
Oakham Station Car Park
Station Road, Oakham, Rutland
Oakham
LE15 6QT
Distance: 4.02 km (click for directions)
Open 24 hours no charging information available check tariff board
Telephone: 08457125678
Operated by: East Midlands Trains
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Nearest Schools

The Grange Therapeutic School
Distance: 1.05 Miles
Number of Pupils: 70
Address: The Grange Therapeutic School, 15 - 17 Somerby Road, Knossington, LE15 8LY
Head: Mr Ollie Sharp (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Owston Wood Road to The Grange Therapeutic School
Somerby Primary School
Distance: 2.41 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 16/03/2012)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 41
Address: Somerby Primary School, High Street, Somerby, LE14 2PZ
Head: Mr Steve Nash (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Owston Wood Road to Somerby Primary School
Catmose Primary
Distance: 3.66 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 13/03/2013)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 209
Address: Catmose Primary, Sandringham Close, LE15 6SH
Head: Mr Stuart Williams (Principal)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Owston Wood Road to Catmose Primary
Brooke Hill Academy
Distance: 3.74 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 16/03/2015)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 356
Address: Brooke Hill Academy, Brooke Road, LE15 6HQ
Head: Mrs Sharon Milner (Executive Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Owston Wood Road to Brooke Hill Academy

Nearest Hospitals

Rutland Memorial Hospital - University Hospitals Of Leicester NHS Trust
Address: Cold Overton Road, Oakham, LE15 6NT,
Independent Sector
University Hospitals Of Leicester NHS Trust
Telephone: 01572 722 552
Distance: 3.84 (miles)
Directions from Owston Wood Road to Rutland Memorial Hospital - University Hospitals Of Leicester NHS Trust
St Mary's Hospital
Address: Leicestershire County and Rutland PCT, Thorpe Road, Melton Mowbray, LE13 1SJ,
NHS Sector
University Hospitals Of Leicester NHS Trust
Telephone: 01664 854800
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 7.92 (miles)
Directions from Owston Wood Road to St Mary's Hospital
Nuffield Health, Leicester Hospital
Address: Scraptoft Lane, Leicester, LE5 1HY,
Independent Sector
Nuffield Health
Telephone: 0800 015 5020
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 10.32 (miles)
Directions from Owston Wood Road to Nuffield Health, Leicester Hospital
Leicester General Hospital
Address: Gwendolen Road, Leicester, LE5 4PW,
NHS Sector
University Hospitals Of Leicester NHS Trust
Telephone: 0300 303 1573
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 10.88 (miles)
Directions from Owston Wood Road to Leicester General Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Owston Wood Road

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Owston Wood Road
3.86 West Road Dental Practice 71 West Road LE15 6LT
4.03 Jdrm Oakham 40a Melton Road LE15 6AY
4.09 Mrs C Patel 74 High Street LE15 6AS
4.09 Green Oakham Dental Care 74 High Street LE15 6AS
4.11 Oakham Dental Studio Knights Yard, Gaol Street LE15 6AQ

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Owston Wood Road

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near
2.03 Somerby Surgery Oakham Road, Somerby LE14 2QF tel:01664 454204
3.84 Oakham Medical Practice Cold Overton Road LE15 6NT tel:01572 722621
4.14 Oakham School Sanatorium 25 Station Road LE15 6QT
5.43 The Billesdon Surgery 4 Market Place, Billesdon LE7 9AJ tel:0116 2596206
6.00 The Uppingham Surgery North Gate, Uppingham LE15 9EG tel:01572 823531

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Owston Wood Road

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near
3.84 Your Local Boots Pharmacy Cold Overton Road LE15 6NT tel:01572 770101
4.12 Rutland Late Night Pharmacy 45c High Street LE15 6AJ tel:01572 723368
4.18 Boots Uk Limited 18 High Street LE15 6AL
4.19 Day Lewis Plc 21 High Street LE15 6AH tel:01572 722083
5.99 Ashdale Pharmacy Ayston Road, Northgate, Uppingham LE15 9NX tel:01572 822343

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Owston Wood Road

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Owston Wood Road
4.03 Harbour Optics 3 Westgate LE15 6BH
4.16 Langrick And Coe Optometrists And Opticians (oakham) 6 Church Street LE15 6AA
4.18 Boots Opticians (oakham) 32 High Street LE15 6AL
4.19 Specsavers Opticians Oakham 7 High Street LE15 6AH
4.32 Simmons Optometrists 23 Burley Road LE15 6DH

Nearest Libraries

Oakham Library
Catmose Street, Oakham, LE156HW
Telephone: 01572 722918
Distance: 4.28 Miles
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Directions from Owston Wood Road to Oakham Library
Uppingham Library
Queen Street, Uppingham, LE159QR
Telephone:
Distance: 6.44 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Owston Wood Road to Uppingham Library
Melton Mowbray Library
Wilton Road, Melton Mowbray, LE130UJ
Telephone: 0116 3053646
Distance: 8.09 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Owston Wood Road to Melton Mowbray Library
Asfordby ICT Centre, Melton Libraries
Asfordby Village Hall, 24 Main Street Asfordby, Melton Mowbray, LE143SA
Telephone: 0116 305 3540
Distance: 9.12 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Owston Wood Road to Asfordby ICT Centre, Melton Libraries

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Oakham Station is 4.01 miles away.

Address: Oakham station, Station Road, Oakham, Rutland, LE15 6QT

Oakham is situated on the Oakham to Kettering line|Birmingham to Peterborough Line and is managed by East Midlands Railway.

Oakham Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Owston Wood Road to Oakham Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Audley End01:40:00
Birmingham New Street01:21:00
Cambridge01:25:00
Coleshill Parkway01:08:00
Ely01:07:30
Leicester00:29:00
March00:48:00
Melton Mowbray00:11:00
Nuneaton00:52:00
Peterborough00:32:00
Stamford (Lincs)00:14:00
Stansted Airport01:55:00

Melton Mowbray Station is 7.68 miles away.

Address: Melton Mowbray station, Burton Street, Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire, LE13 1AF

Melton Mowbray is situated on the Birmingham to Peterborough Line and is managed by East Midlands Railway.

Melton Mowbray Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Owston Wood Road to Melton Mowbray Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Audley End01:52:00
Birmingham New Street01:10:00
Cambridge01:37:00
Coleshill Parkway00:57:00
Ely01:19:30
Leicester00:18:00
March01:00:00
Nuneaton00:41:00
Oakham00:12:00
Peterborough00:43:30
Stamford (Lincs)00:26:00
Stansted Airport02:07:00

Syston Station is 11.07 miles away.

Address: Syston station, Melton Road, Syston, Leicestershire, LE7 2HA

Syston is situated on the East Midland Main Line|Birmingham to Peterborough Line and is managed by East Midlands Railway.

Syston Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Owston Wood Road to Syston Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Barrow-upon-Soar00:10:00
Beeston00:31:00
Carlton00:55:00
Collingham01:28:00
East Midlands Parkway00:23:30
Fiskerton01:10:00
Hykeham01:38:00
Leicester00:07:30
Lincoln01:47:30
Loughborough00:15:00
Lowdham01:01:00
Newark Castle01:19:00
Nottingham00:50:00
Sileby00:05:00
Swinderby01:32:00

Market Harborough Station is 12.60 miles away.

Address: Market Haborough station, St Marys Road, Market Haborough, Leicestershire, LE16 7DT

Market Harborough is situated on the East Midland Main Line and is managed by East Midlands Railway.

Market Harborough Station is staffed on a full time basis.

Directions from Owston Wood Road to Market Harborough Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Bedford00:33:00
Beeston00:41:00
Chesterfield01:17:00
Derby00:53:30
East Midlands Parkway00:34:00
Kettering00:10:00
Leicester00:15:00
London St Pancras International01:13:00
Long Eaton00:39:00
Loughborough00:26:00
Luton00:48:00
Luton Airport Parkway00:48:00
Nottingham00:47:00
Sheffield01:34:00
Wellingborough00:18:00

Nearest Airports

East Midlands Airport is 24.18 miles away Directions from Owston Wood Road to East Midlands Airport
Coventry Airport is 33.77 miles away Directions from Owston Wood Road to Coventry Airport
Birmingham International Airport is 40.53 miles away Directions from Owston Wood Road to Birmingham International Airport
Cambridge Airport is 52.18 miles away Directions from Owston Wood Road to Cambridge Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

West Lynn Ferry Landing is 51.33 miles away

Directions from Owston Wood Road to West Lynn Ferry Landing

King's Lynn Ferry Landing is 51.44 miles away

Directions from Owston Wood Road to King's Lynn Ferry Landing

Hull Ferry Terminal is 78.58 miles away

Directions from Owston Wood Road to Hull Ferry Terminal

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Owston Wood Road is approximately 10.51 miles from the A1

Junction: M1 J21/M69/A5460 - 15.95 Miles Away

Directions from Owston Wood Road to M1 J21/M69/A5460

Junction: M1 J21A/A46(T)/B5380 - 16.65 Miles Away

Directions from Owston Wood Road to M1 J21A/A46(T)/B5380

Junction: M1 J22/A50/A511 - 19.75 Miles Away

Directions from Owston Wood Road to M1 J22/A50/A511

Junction: M1 J23/A512 - 20.11 Miles Away

Directions from Owston Wood Road to M1 J23/A512

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Oakham Castle
Historic Properties
Distance: 4.25 (miles)
Directions from Owston Wood Road to Oakham Castle
Attraction Name: Rutland County Museum & Visitor Centre
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 4.28 (miles)
Directions from Owston Wood Road to Rutland County Museum & Visitor Centre
Attraction Name: Barnsdale Gardens
Gardens
Distance: 7.64 (miles)
Directions from Owston Wood Road to Barnsdale Gardens
Attraction Name: Melton Carnegie Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 7.87 (miles)
Directions from Owston Wood Road to Melton Carnegie Museum
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