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Portgate in Wigston LE18 3LQ

Portgate is a Street in the Leicestershire Settlement of Wigston with the postcode of LE18 3LQ and measures approximately 156 metres long.

The average house in Portgate sells for £238,750.00

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

Portgate is within the area of Oadby and Wigston District (B) Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax .

Portgate has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 29200511 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of Portgate is roughly 87.62 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 88.10 and the lowest point being 87.40. A change of 0.70 metres.

Average House Prices for Portgate
YearSalesAverage House Price
20183£241,833.
20162£248,500.
20151£210,000.

Portgate is located within the county of Leicestershire which is in the East Midlands (England) region of the UK. 85.54 miles North West from the centre of London, 4.32 miles South from the centre of Leicester, 20.96 miles North East from the centre of Coventry and 24.95 miles North from the centre of Northampton.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Portgate, LE18 3LQ

Sunrise07:51
Sunset17:43

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LE18 3LQ

Latest Weather Conditions for Portgate, LE18 3LQ

Observed at Weather Station:Wittering 27 October 2021 at 10:00 (26.88 miles away)
Current Weather:Overcast
Temperature and Humidity:15.6°C (76.4%)
Wind Direction and Speed:SSW (22 mph)
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Budget Hotels near Portgate Wigston

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Premier Inn Leicester South Oadby
Address:Glen Rise
Telephone: Learn More
1.99
2: Name:Holiday Inn Express Leicester
Address:Raw Dykes Road, Filbert Way
Telephone: Learn More
3.65
3: Name:Premier Inn Leicester Fosse Park
Address:Braunstone Lane East
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3.77
4: Name:Travelodge Leicester Central
Address:Vaughan Way, Leicester, LE1 4NN
Telephone:0871 984 6254 Learn More
4.47
5: Name:Premier Inn Leicester Braunstone
Address:Meridian Business Park
Telephone: Learn More
4.67

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Mortgage Calculator for the Lowest Priced Property on Portgate
Total Price of Property£210,000
Minimum Deposit£10,500.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£612.50
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£1,051.31
Mortgage Calculator for the Highest Priced Property on Portgate
Total Price of Property£252,000
Minimum Deposit£12,600.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£735.00
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£1,261.57
Mortgage Calculator for the Average Priced Property on Portgate
Total Price of Property£238,750
Minimum Deposit£11,937.50
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£696.35
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£1,195.24
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Portgate above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
87.6287.4088.100.70

Frequently asked Questions for Portgate

What Council (Local Authority) is Portgate in?

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

What Parish Council is Portgate in?

Portgate is in an unparished area.

What Electoral Ward is Portgate in?

Portgate is located within the ward of Wigston Meadowcourt.

What County is Portgate in?

Portgate is located within the ceremonial county of Leicestershire.

What Constituency is Portgate in?

Portgate is located within the constituency of Harborough.

What Part of the UK is Portgate in?

Portgate is located within the East Midlands (England) region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Portgate in?

Portgate is located within the Leicestershire Council area.

What Police Force area is Portgate in?

Portgate is located within the Leicestershire Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for Portgate

4 Portgate, Wigston, Wigston, LE18 3LQ, 22 Portgate, Wigston, LE18 3LQ,
10 Portgate, Wigston, Wigston, LE18 3LQ, 22 Portgate, Wigston, Wigston, LE18 3LQ,
11 Portgate, Wigston, Wigston, LE18 3LQ, 25 Portgate, Wigston, Wigston, LE18 3LQ,
12 Portgate, Wigston, Wigston, LE18 3LQ, 26 Portgate, Wigston, LE18 3LQ,
17 Portgate, Wigston, Wigston, LE18 3LQ, 26 Portgate, Wigston, Wigston, LE18 3LQ,

Roads that have a Junction with Portgate

Road NameJunction Type
Herrick Wayjunction

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Location Details

Portgate
Map showing the location of Portgate
Latitude52.576940
Longitude-1.096910
OS Easting (X):461190
OS Northing (Y):298103
OS Grid Reference:SP612981

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Portgate

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00131921
ONS Area NameWhite Suburban Communities
Average Age39.92
Area Population1772.00
Male Population871.00 (49%)
Female Population901.00 (51%)
Benefit Claimants11 (1%)
LSOA Code:E01025998
LSOA Name:Oadby and Wigston 007D
SOA Code:8c
SOA Name:Comfortable suburbia
MSOA Code:E02005416
MSOA Name:Oadby and Wigston 007

Nearest Supermarkets

Sainsburys Wigston Moat Street Local
71 - 79 Moat Street, Wigston, Leicester, England, LE18 2GE
1162883698
Distance: 0.46 Miles
Directions from Portgate to Sainsburys Wigston Moat Street Local
Iceland Wigston
10/14 Bell Street, Wigston, Leicestershire, LE18 1AD
01162882869
Distance: 0.68 Miles
Directions from Portgate to Iceland Wigston
Sainsburys Wigston
22 Bell Street, Wigston, England, LE18 1AD
0116 288 9801
Distance: 0.71 Miles
Directions from Portgate to Sainsburys Wigston
Tesco Wigston Superstore
Blaby Rd, South Wigston, Leicester, LE18 4SE
0345 677 9874
Distance: 1.28 Miles
Directions from Portgate to Tesco Wigston Superstore

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 0116 - Leicester

 Broadband Information

Speed Average Speed Median Speed Maximum Speed Next-generation access (NGA) Number of Connections
Less than 2 Mbps 21.5 12.6 >=30 Y 20

 Recent House Sales in Portgate

Address2 Portgate, Leicestershire, LE18 3LQ.
Sale DateMon 01 Oct 2018
Sale Price£231,000
Type of PropertyDetached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address19 Portgate, Leicestershire, LE18 3LQ.
Sale DateMon 21 May 2018
Sale Price£245,000
Type of PropertyDetached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address16 Portgate, Leicestershire, LE18 3LQ.
Sale DateMon 17 Sep 2018
Sale Price£249,500
Type of PropertyDetached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address11 Portgate, Leicestershire, LE18 3LQ.
Sale DateMon 23 May 2016
Sale Price£245,000
Type of PropertyDetached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address23 Portgate, Leicestershire, LE18 3LQ.
Sale DateFri 23 Sep 2016
Sale Price£252,000
Type of PropertyDetached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address10 Portgate, Leicestershire, LE18 3LQ.
Sale DateThu 17 Sep 2015
Sale Price£210,000
Type of PropertyDetached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Oadby and Wigston District Council
Visit the Council's Website
Council Offices, Station Road, Wigston, Leicestershire, LE18 2DR
Telephone Number: 0116 288 8961
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Harborough
The Member of Parliament is Neil O'Brien
Details for the MP Neil O'Brien on parliament.uk
Details for the MP Neil O'Brien on theyworkforyou.com
In the 2019 General Election Neil O'Brien won with a majority of 17,278 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 80,151
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Wigston Meadowcourt Ward
Parish: Unparished area
Ceremonial County: Leicestershire

Nearest Car Parks

Paddock Street Car Park
Paddock Street, Wigston, Leicestershire
Wigston
LE18 2AN
Distance: 0.62 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
Spring Lane Car Park
Spring Lane, Wigston, Leicestershire
Wigston
LE18 1LW
Distance: 0.72 km (click for directions)
Maximum stay 3 hours
Telephone: 01162572830
Operated by: Oadby and Wigston Borough Council
Frederick Street Car Park
Frederick Street, Wigston, Leicestershire
Wigston
LE18 1PJ
Distance: 0.74 km (click for directions)
Maximum stay 3 hours
Telephone: 01162572830
Operated by: Oadby and Wigston Borough Council
Aylestone Lane Car Park
Aylestone Lane, Wigston, Leicestershire
Wigston
LE18 1AP
Distance: 0.81 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

Nearest Schools

Thythorn Field Community Primary School
Distance: 0.53 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 29/02/2016)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 203
Address: Thythorn Field Community Primary School, Bideford Close, LE18 2QU
Head: Mrs Cary Ralph (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Portgate to Thythorn Field Community Primary School
The Meadow Community Primary School
Distance: 0.64 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected 05/02/2018)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 416
Address: The Meadow Community Primary School, Meadow Way, Wigston Magna, LE18 3QZ
Head: Mr Matthew Brookes (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Portgate to The Meadow Community Primary School
Wigston Menphys Nursery School
Distance: 0.66 Miles
Phase: Nursery
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 31/10/2019)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 44
Address: Wigston Menphys Nursery School, Launceston Road, LE18 2FR
Head: Miss Laura Jeffs ()
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Portgate to Wigston Menphys Nursery School
Little Hill Primary
Distance: 0.71 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 23/04/2007)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 422
Address: Little Hill Primary, Launceston Road, LE18 2GZ
Head: Mrs Vina Pankhania (Acting Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Portgate to Little Hill Primary

Nearest Hospitals

Stoneygate Eye Hospital
Address: 376 London Road, Leicester,
NHS Sector
Llr Provider Company Ltd
Distance: 2.52 (miles)
Directions from Portgate to Stoneygate Eye Hospital
Spire Leicester Hospital
Address: Gartree Road, Leicester, LE2 2FF,
Independent Sector
Spire Healthcare
Telephone: 0116 265 3685
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 2.67 (miles)
Directions from Portgate to Spire 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: 3.72 (miles)
Directions from Portgate to Leicester General 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
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 3.81 (miles)
Directions from Portgate to Leicester Royal Infirmary

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Portgate

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Portgate
0.68 Dental Surgery 45 Long Street LE18 2AJ
0.94 Dental Surgery 101 Leicester Road LE18 1NS
1.09 Briarmead Dental 95 Briar Meads, Oadby LE2 5WE
1.44 Wigston Dental Care 287 Leicester Road LE18 1JW
1.65 London Road (dental Surgery) 147 London Road, Oadby LE2 5DQ

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Portgate

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near Portgate
0.95 Bushloe Surgery Two Steeples Med Centre, Abington Close LE18 2EW tel:0116 3440233
0.95 Wigston Central Surgery Two Steeples Medical Centre, 10 Abington Close LE18 2EW tel:0116 2882566
1.28 Rosemead Drive Surgery 103 Rosemead Drive, Oadby LE2 5PP tel:0116 2166997
1.38 South Wigston Health Ctr. 80 Blaby Road, South Wigston LE18 4SE tel:0116 2782028
1.64 The Central Surgery Brooksby Drive, Oadby LE2 5AA tel:0116 2712175

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Portgate

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near Portgate
0.58 Little Hill Pharmacy Ltd Unit 4, Launceston Road LE18 2GL tel:0116 2813120
0.68 Boots Uk Limited 27 Bell Street LE18 1AD tel:0116 2886359
0.80 Wigston Pharmacy 36 Leicester Road LE18 1DR tel:0116 2883203
0.95 Well Wigston - Two Steeples Mc Abington Close LE18 2EW tel:01162 883846
1.47 Well South Wigston - Blaby Road 64 Blaby Road LE18 4SD tel:01162 785160

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Portgate

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Portgate
0.68 Henry Smith & Hamylton Ltd - Wigston 1 Bell Street LE18 1AD
0.68 Specsavers (wigston) 36 Bell Street LE18 1AD
0.79 Optivision Opticians Ltd (wigston) 21 Leicester Road LE18 1NR
0.95 Peter Jackson Associates 1 Aylestone Lane LE18 1AB
1.64 York & Cooper - Oadby 51 London Road, Oadby LE2 5DN

Nearest Libraries

Wigston Magna Library
Bull Head Street, Wigston, LE181PA
Telephone: 0116 305 3689
Distance: 0.56 Miles
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Directions from Portgate to Wigston Magna Library
South Wigston Library
Bassett Street, South Wigston, Wigston, LE184PE
Telephone: 0116 3053533
Distance: 1.59 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Portgate to South Wigston Library
Oadby Library
10 The Parade, Leicester, LE25BF
Telephone: 0116 305 8763
Distance: 1.66 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Portgate to Oadby Library
Southfields Library
Saffron Lane, Leicester, LE26QS
Telephone: 0116 299 5480
Distance: 2.2 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Portgate to Southfields Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

South Wigston Station is 1.60 miles away.

Address: South Wigston station, Kenilworth Road, Wigston, Leicestershire, LE18 4XU

South Wigston is situated on the Birmingham to Peterborough Line and is managed by East Midlands Railway.

South Wigston Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Portgate to South Wigston Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Birmingham New Street00:51:00
Coleshill Parkway00:36:00
Hinckley (Leics)00:14:00
Leicester00:07:00
Narborough00:05:00
Nuneaton00:21:00

Leicester Station is 3.95 miles away.

Address: Leicester station, London Road, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE2 0QB

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

Leicester Station is staffed on a full time basis.

Directions from Portgate to Leicester Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Audley End02:08:00
Barrow-upon-Soar00:17:00
Bedford00:46:00
Beeston00:37:00
Birmingham New Street00:56:30
Cambridge01:53:00
Carlton01:02:00
Chesterfield00:53:00
Coleshill Parkway00:42:00
Collingham01:35:00
Derby00:34:00
East Midlands Parkway00:18:00
Ely01:35:00
Fiskerton01:17:00
Hinckley (Leics)00:20:00
Hykeham01:45:30
Kettering00:23:00
Lincoln01:55:00
London St Pancras International01:25:00
Long Eaton00:23:00
Loughborough00:11:00
Lowdham01:08:00
Luton01:00:30
Luton Airport Parkway01:02:00
March01:16:00
Market Harborough00:13:00
Melton Mowbray00:16:00
Narborough00:11:00
Newark Castle01:26:00
Nottingham00:40:00
Nuneaton00:26:00
Oakham00:28:00
Peterborough00:58:30
Sheffield01:09:00
Sileby00:12:00
South Wigston00:06:00
Stamford (Lincs)00:42:00
Stansted Airport02:23:00
Swinderby01:40:00
Syston00:07:00
Water Orton00:46:00
Wellingborough00:31:00

Narborough Station is 4.49 miles away.

Address: Narborough station, Station Road, Narborough, Leicestershire, LE19 2HR

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

Narborough Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Portgate to Narborough Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Birmingham New Street00:46:00
Coleshill Parkway00:31:00
Hinckley (Leics)00:09:00
Leicester00:12:00
Nuneaton00:16:00
South Wigston00:05:00
Water Orton00:35:00

Syston Station is 8.16 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 Portgate 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

Nearest Airports

East Midlands Airport is 19.83 miles away Directions from Portgate to East Midlands Airport
Coventry Airport is 21.49 miles away Directions from Portgate to Coventry Airport
Birmingham International Airport is 28.01 miles away Directions from Portgate to Birmingham International Airport
London Oxford Airport is 52.22 miles away Directions from Portgate to London Oxford Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

West Lynn Ferry Landing is 63.49 miles away

Directions from Portgate to West Lynn Ferry Landing

King's Lynn Ferry Landing is 63.59 miles away

Directions from Portgate to King's Lynn Ferry Landing

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Junction: M1 J21/M69/A5460 - 4.43 Miles Away

Directions from Portgate to M1 J21/M69/A5460

Junction: M1 J21A/A46(T)/B5380 - 6.83 Miles Away

Directions from Portgate to M1 J21A/A46(T)/B5380

Junction: M69 J2/B4669 - 9.59 Miles Away

Directions from Portgate to M69 J2/B4669

Junction: M1 J20/A4304/A4303 - 9.62 Miles Away

Directions from Portgate to M1 J20/A4304/A4303

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Wigston Framework Knitters Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 0.72 (miles)
Directions from Portgate to Wigston Framework Knitters Museum
Attraction Name: New Walk Museum and Art Gallery
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 3.82 (miles)
Directions from Portgate to New Walk Museum and Art Gallery
Attraction Name: Newarke Houses Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 4.16 (miles)
Directions from Portgate to Newarke Houses Museum
Attraction Name: King Richard III Visitor Centre
Visitor Centres
Distance: 4.28 (miles)
Directions from Portgate to King Richard III Visitor Centre