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Ambler Close is a Street in the Leicestershire village of Kilby with the postcode of LE18 2GT

Ambler Close is a street in the village of Kilby which is within the electoral area of Wigston All Saints Ward in the administration area of Oadby and Wigston District Council within the county of Leicestershire located in the East Midlands Euro Reg of the UK.

Ambler Close has the postcode of LE18 2GT.

Ambler Close is located 85.77 miles North West from the centre of London, 4.19 miles South from the centre of Leicester, 20.58 miles North East from the centre of Coventry and 25.11 miles North from the centre of Northampton.

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Frequently asked Questions for Ambler Close

What Council (Local Authority) is Ambler Close in?

Ambler Close is located within the local authority area of Oadby and Wigston District Council which is a District Council.

What Parish Council is Ambler Close in?

Ambler Close is located within the area of .

What Electoral Ward is Ambler Close in?

Ambler Close is located within the ward of Wigston All Saints Ward.

What County is Ambler Close in?

Ambler Close is located within the ceremonial county of Leicestershire.

What Constituency is Ambler Close in?

Ambler Close is located within the constituency of Harborough Co Const.

What Region of the UK is Ambler Close in?

Ambler Close is located within the East Midlands Euro Reg region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Ambler Close in?

Ambler Close is located within the Leicestershire Council area.

What Police Force area is Ambler Close in?

Ambler Close is located within the Leicestershire Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for Ambler Close

1 Ambler Close, Wigston, Wigston, LE18 2GT, 3 Ambler Close, Wigston, LE18 2GT,
2 Ambler Close, Wigston, LE18 2GT, 3 Ambler Close, Wigston, Wigston, LE18 2GT,

Roads that intersect with Ambler Close


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We have found 1 postcode for Ambler Close.

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Postcodes for Ambler Close

LE18 2GT

Location detailsCar Parks near Ambler Close

Paddock Street Car Park
Paddock Street, Wigston, Leicestershire
Wigston
LE18 2AN
Distance: 0.95 km (click for directions)
White Spaces are free for up to 3 hours. Blue spaces are charged at £2.70 for parking up to 12 hours in one day.
Telephone: 01162572830
Operated by: Oadby and Wigston Borough Council
Aylestone Lane Car Park
Aylestone Lane, Wigston, Leicestershire
Wigston
LE18 1AP
Distance: 1.07 km (click for directions)
White Spaces are free for up to 3 hours. Blue spaces are charged at £2.70 for parking up to 12 hours in one day.
Telephone: 01162572830
Operated by: Oadby and Wigston Borough Council
Frederick Street Car Park
Frederick Street, Wigston, Leicestershire
Wigston
LE18 1PJ
Distance: 1.10 km (click for directions)
Maximum stay 3 hours
Telephone: 01162572830
Operated by: Oadby and Wigston Borough Council
Spring Lane Car Park
Spring Lane, Wigston, Leicestershire
Wigston
LE18 1LW
Distance: 1.12 km (click for directions)
Maximum stay 3 hours
Telephone: 01162572830
Operated by: Oadby and Wigston Borough Council
Junction Road Car Park
Junction Road, Wigston, Leicestershire
Wigston
LE18 1PN
Distance: 1.29 km (click for directions)
Maximum stay 3 hours
Telephone: 01162572830
Operated by: Oadby and Wigston Borough Council
Height

Height

The Central point of Ambler Close is approximately 89 Metres above sea level
Location details

Location Details

Ambler Close
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Latitude/Longitude: 52.576932640000, -1.10780957700000
OS Reference: 460452.399368, 298093.19269
OS Grid Reference: SP605981
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Ambler Close

OS Landranger Map Number: 140
OS Landranger Map Name: Leicester Coventry & Rugby
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Area Code: 0116 - Leicester
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Greater than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 15.4
Median Speed: 14.6
Maximum Speed: >=30
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 4
House Sales

Recent House Sales in Ambler Close

2 Ambler Close
Sale Price: £151,000
Sale Date: 15/04/2013
2 Ambler Close
Sale Price: £122,500
Sale Date: 30/07/2010
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

Wigston Birkett House Community Special School

Distance: 0.46 Kilometers
Type: Academy Special Converter
Phase: Special
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 175
Address: Launceston Road, LE18 2FZ
Telephone: 01162885802
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Ambler Close to Wigston Birkett House Community Special School

Little Hill Primary

Distance: 0.6 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 355
Address: Launceston Road, LE18 2GZ
Telephone: 01162811963
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Ambler Close to Little Hill Primary

Thythorn Field Community Primary School

Distance: 0.67 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 165
Address: Bideford Close, LE18 2QU
Telephone: 01162889040
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Ambler Close to Thythorn Field Community Primary School

Wigston Academy

Distance: 0.81 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 1230
Address: Station Road, LE18 2DT
Telephone: 01162881228
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Ambler Close to Wigston Academy
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Spire Leicester Hospital

Address: Gartree Road, Leicester, LE2 2FF,
Independent Sector
Spire Healthcare
Telephone: 0116 265 3685
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Distance: 4.5 (km)
Directions from Ambler Close to Spire Leicester Hospital

Leicester Royal Infirmary

Address: Leicester Royal Infirmary, Infirmary Square, Leicester, LE1 5WW,
NHS Sector
University Hospitals Of Leicester NHS Trust
Telephone: 0300 303 1573
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Distance: 5.94 (km)
Directions from Ambler Close to Leicester Royal Infirmary

Leicester General Hospital

Address: Gwendolen Road, Leicester, LE5 4PW,
NHS Sector
University Hospitals Of Leicester NHS Trust
Telephone: 0300 303 1573
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Distance: 6.14 (km)
Directions from Ambler Close to Leicester General Hospital

Nuffield Health, Leicester Hospital

Address: Scraptoft Lane, Leicester, LE5 1HY,
Independent Sector
Nuffield Health
Telephone: 0800 015 5020
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 7.83 (km)
Directions from Ambler Close to Nuffield Health, Leicester Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Station Road Surgery

Address: 152 Station Road, Wigston, Leicester, LE18 2DL
Telephone: 0116 2813722
Distance: 0.8 (km)
Directions from Ambler Close to Station Road Surgery

Bushloe Surgery

Address: Two Steeples Med Centre, Abington Close, Wigston, Leicestershire, LE18 2EW
Telephone: 0116 3440233
Distance: 0.94 (km)
Directions from Ambler Close to Bushloe Surgery

Long Street Surgery

Address: Two Steeples Medical Ctr, 10 Abington Close, Wigston, Leicestershire, LE18 2EW
Telephone: 0116 2883314
Distance: 0.94 (km)
Directions from Ambler Close to Long Street Surgery

Wigston Central Surgery

Address: Two Steeples Medical Cent, 10 Abington Close, Wigston, Leicestershire, LE18 2EW
Telephone: 0116 2882566
Distance: 0.94 (km)
Directions from Ambler Close to Wigston Central Surgery
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 45 Long Street, Wigston, Leicestershire, LE18 2AJ
Distance: 0.87 (km)
Directions from Ambler Close to Dental Surgery

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 101 Leicester Road, Wigston, Leicestershire, LE18 1NS
Distance: 1.45 (km)
Directions from Ambler Close to Dental Surgery

Wigston Dental Care

Address: Wigston Dental Care, 287 Leicester Road, Wigston, Leicestershire, LE18 1JW
Distance: 2.12 (km)
Directions from Ambler Close to Wigston Dental Care

Briarmead Dental

Address: Briarmead Dental, 95 Briar Meads, Oadby, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE2 5WE
Distance: 2.3 (km)
Directions from Ambler Close to Briarmead Dental
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Wigston Magna Library

Bull Head Street, Wigston, LE181PA
Telephone: 0116 305 3689
Distance: 0.86 Kilometres
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Directions from Ambler Close to Wigston Magna Library

South Wigston Library

Bassett Street, South Wigston, Wigston, LE184PE
Telephone: 0116 3053533
Distance: 1.82 Kilometres
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Oadby Library

10 The Parade, Leicester, LE25BF
Telephone: 0116 305 8763
Distance: 2.99 Kilometres
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Southfields Library

Saffron Lane, Leicester, LE26QS
Telephone: 0116 299 5480
Distance: 3.01 Kilometres
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Hotels, Guest Houses, Bed & Breakfasts and Places to Stay Near Ambler Close

Hotels

Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

South Wigston Station is 1.87 Kilometers away

Directions from Ambler Close to South Wigston

South Wigston station is operated by East Midlands Trains in the Harborough area on the Nuneaton - South Wigston stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Audley End • Birmingham New Street • Cambridge • Coleshill Parkway • Ely • Hinckley • Leicester • March • Melton Mowbray • Narborough • Nuneaton • Oakham • Peterborough • Stamford • Stansted Airport • Water Orton

Leicester Station is 6.17 Kilometers away

Directions from Ambler Close to Leicester

Leicester station is operated by East Midlands Trains in the Leicester South area on the Bedford - Corby / Nottingham stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Alfreton • Ashchurch • Attenborough • Audley End • Barrow-Upon-Soar • Bedford Midland • Beeston • Belper • Birmingham New Street • Bleasby • Bromsgrove • Burton Joyce • Cambridge • Carlton • Cheltenham Spa • Chesterfield • Coleshill Parkway • Collingham • Derby • Doncaster • East Midlands Parkway • Ely • Fiskerton • Gloucester • Hinckley • Hykeham • Kettering • Langley Mill • Leeds • Lincoln Central • Long Eaton • Loughborough • Lowdham • Luton • Luton Airport Parkway • Manea • March • Market Harborough • Melton Mowbray • Metheringham • Narborough • Newark Castle • Nottingham • Nuneaton • Oakham • Peterborough • Rolleston • Ruskington • Scarborough • Sheffield • Sileby • Sleaford • South Wigston • St.Pancras • Stamford • Stansted Airport • Swinderby • Syston • Thurgarton • University • Wakefield Westgate • Water Orton • Wellingborough • Whittlesea • York

Narborough Station is 6.48 Kilometers away

Directions from Ambler Close to Narborough

Narborough station is operated by East Midlands Trains in the South Leicestershire area on the Nuneaton - South Wigston stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Audley End • Birmingham New Street • Cambridge • Coleshill Parkway • Ely • Hinckley • Leicester • March • Melton Mowbray • Nuneaton • Oakham • Peterborough • South Wigston • Stamford • Stansted Airport • Water Orton

Syston Station is 13.14 Kilometers away

Directions from Ambler Close to Syston

Syston station is operated by East Midlands Trains in the Charnwood area on the Bedford - Corby / Nottingham stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Attenborough • Barrow-Upon-Soar • Beeston • Bleasby • Burton Joyce • Carlton • Collingham • East Midlands Parkway • Fiskerton • Hykeham • Kettering • Leicester • Lincoln Central • Loughborough • Lowdham • Metheringham • Newark Castle • Nottingham • Rolleston • Ruskington • Sileby • Sleaford • St.Pancras • Swinderby • Thurgarton

Airports

Nearest Airports

East Midlands Airport is 31.54 Kilometers away Directions from Ambler Close to East Midlands Airport
Coventry Airport is 34.02 Kilometers away Directions from Ambler Close to Coventry Airport
London Oxford Airport is 83.84 Kilometers away Directions from Ambler Close to London Oxford Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Ambler Close is approximately miles from the

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M1 J21/M69/A5460 - 6.44 Km Away
Directions from Ambler Close to M1 J21/M69/A5460
Junction: M1 J21A/A46(T)/B5380 - 10.42 Km Away
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Junction: M69 J2/B4669 - 14.71 Km Away
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Junction: M1 J20/A4304/A4303 - 15.18 Km Away
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In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Aldi Foodstore Ltd

Bull Head Street, Wigston, Leicestershire, LE18 1PA
Distance: 0.86 Kilometres
Directions from Ambler Close to Aldi Foodstore Ltd

Iceland Foods Ltd

10 - 14 Bell Street, Wigston, Leicestershire, LE18 1AD
Distance: 0.98 Kilometres
Directions from Ambler Close to Iceland Foods Ltd

J Sainsbury Plc

22 Bell Street, Wigston, Leicestershire, LE18 1AD
Distance: 0.98 Kilometres
Directions from Ambler Close to J Sainsbury Plc

Co-operative Retail Services Ltd

79 Blaby Road, Wigston, Leicestershire, LE18 4PB
Distance: 1.67 Kilometres
Directions from Ambler Close to Co-operative Retail Services Ltd
Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Museum

Attraction Name: Wigston Framework Knitters Museum, Wigston Museum
Distance: 1.07 (km)
Directions from Ambler Close to Wigston Framework Knitters Museum, Wigston Museum

Country Park

Attraction Name: Brocks Hill Country Park and Visitor Centre
Distance: 2.09 (km)
Directions from Ambler Close to Brocks Hill Country Park and Visitor Centre

Racecourse

Attraction Name: Leicester Racecourse
Distance: 2.43 (km)
Directions from Ambler Close to Leicester Racecourse

Garden

Attraction Name: University of Leicester Botanic Garden
Distance: 3.86 (km)
Directions from Ambler Close to University of Leicester Botanic Garden

Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Oadby and Wigston District
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Council Offices
Station Road
Wigston
Leicestershire
LE18 2DR
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Telephone Number: 0116 288 8961
Ward: Wigston All Saints Ward
Parish: Wigston All Saints Ward
Ceremonial County: Leicestershire
County Council:
Address:
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Harborough
The Member of Parliament is Neil O'Brien
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In the 2017 General Election Neil O'Brien won with a majority of 12429 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 78810
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01025991
Ons Area Name:Oadby and Wigston 007B
Average Age : 45.09
Population: 1475.00
Male Population: 728.00 (49.36%)
Female Population: 747.00 (50.64%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 11 (0.75%)
ONS Area Code: E01025993
Ons Area Name:Oadby and Wigston 007C
Average Age : 43.43
Population: 1503.00
Male Population: 722.00 (48.04%)
Female Population: 781.00 (51.96%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 8 (0.53%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force: Leicestershire
Find a Local Neighbourhood Watch Scheme

The Wigston neighbourhood covers Wigston town centre and a large number of housing estates. The area includes several pubs, restaurants, school and colleges, youth clubs and a drop in centre.

There are also some small attractive parks such as the Memorial Park, Willow Park, Horsewell Lane Park and Hayes Park which are widely used by local residents and visitors to the area.

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