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Wards Closes in Wigston LE18 3TS

Wards Closes is a Street in the Leicestershire Settlement of Wigston with the postcode of LE18 3TS and measures approximately 108 metres long.

The average house in Wards Closes sells for £152,416.67

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

Wards Closes 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 .

Wards Closes has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 29200656 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of Wards Closes is roughly 85.76 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 86.80 and the lowest point being 84.30. A change of 2.50 metres.

Average House Prices for Wards Closes
YearSalesAverage House Price
20191£167,500.
20181£187,000.
20172£175,000.
20161£71,000.
20151£139,000.

Wards Closes is located within the county of Leicestershire which is in the East Midlands (England) region of the UK. 85.32 miles North West from the centre of London, 4.57 miles South from the centre of Leicester, 20.84 miles North East from the centre of Coventry and 24.71 miles North from the centre of Northampton.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Wards Closes, LE18 3TS

Sunrise07:31
Sunset18:06

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LE18 3TS

Latest Weather Conditions for Wards Closes, LE18 3TS

Observed at Weather Station:Wittering 16 October 2021 at 20:00 (26.88 miles away)
Current Weather:Overcast
Temperature and Humidity:12.0°C (88.6%)
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Budget Hotels near Wards Closes Wigston

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Premier Inn Leicester South Oadby
Address:Glen Rise
Telephone: Learn More
2.01
2: Name:Holiday Inn Express Leicester
Address:Raw Dykes Road, Filbert Way
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3.88
3: Name:Premier Inn Leicester Fosse Park
Address:Braunstone Lane East
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3.95
4: Name:Travelodge Leicester Central
Address:Vaughan Way, Leicester, LE1 4NN
Telephone:0871 984 6254 Learn More
4.70
5: Name:Premier Inn Leicester Braunstone
Address:Meridian Business Park
Telephone: Learn More
4.83

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Mortgage Calculator for the Lowest Priced Property on Wards Closes
Total Price of Property£71,000
Minimum Deposit£3,550.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£207.08
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£355.44
Mortgage Calculator for the Highest Priced Property on Wards Closes
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 Average Priced Property on Wards Closes
Total Price of Property£152,417
Minimum Deposit£7,620.83
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£444.55
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£763.03
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Wards Closes above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
85.7684.3086.802.50

Frequently asked Questions for Wards Closes

What Council (Local Authority) is Wards Closes in?

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

What Parish Council is Wards Closes in?

Wards Closes is in an unparished area.

What Electoral Ward is Wards Closes in?

Wards Closes is located within the ward of Wigston Meadowcourt.

What County is Wards Closes in?

Wards Closes is located within the ceremonial county of Leicestershire.

What Constituency is Wards Closes in?

Wards Closes is located within the constituency of Harborough.

What Part of the UK is Wards Closes in?

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

What County Council area is Wards Closes in?

Wards Closes is located within the Leicestershire Council area.

What Police Force area is Wards Closes in?

Wards Closes is located within the Leicestershire Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for Wards Closes

1 Wards Closes, Wigston, Wigston, LE18 3TS, 11 Wards Closes, Wigston, Wigston, LE18 3TS,
2 Wards Closes, Wigston, Wigston, LE18 3TS, 12 Wards Closes, Wigston, Wigston, LE18 3TS,
8 Wards Closes, Wigston, LE18 3TS, 15 Wards Closes, Wigston, Wigston, LE18 3TS,
8 Wards Closes, Wigston, Wigston, LE18 3TS, 18 Wards Closes, Wigston, Wigston, LE18 3TS,
9 Wards Closes, Wigston, Wigston, LE18 3TS, 27 Wards Closes, Wigston, LE18 3TS,

Roads that have a Junction with Wards Closes

Road NameJunction Type
Well Spring Hilljunction

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Location Details

Wards Closes
Map showing the location of Wards Closes
Latitude52.573370
Longitude-1.096303
OS Easting (X):461236
OS Northing (Y):297706
OS Grid Reference:SP612977

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Wards Closes

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00131938
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: 0.67 Miles
Directions from Wards Closes to Sainsburys Wigston Moat Street Local
Iceland Wigston
10/14 Bell Street, Wigston, Leicestershire, LE18 1AD
01162882869
Distance: 0.91 Miles
Directions from Wards Closes to Iceland Wigston
Sainsburys Wigston
22 Bell Street, Wigston, England, LE18 1AD
0116 288 9801
Distance: 0.95 Miles
Directions from Wards Closes to Sainsburys Wigston
Tesco Wigston Superstore
Blaby Rd, South Wigston, Leicester, LE18 4SE
0345 677 9874
Distance: 1.38 Miles
Directions from Wards Closes 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 17.7 6.2 >=30 Y 20

 Recent House Sales in Wards Closes

Address10 Wards Closes, Leicestershire, LE18 3TS.
Sale DateThu 31 Oct 2019
Sale Price£167,500
Type of PropertyTerraced
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address16 Wards Closes, Leicestershire, LE18 3TS.
Sale DateTue 03 Apr 2018
Sale Price£187,000
Type of PropertySemi-Detached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address1 Wards Closes, Leicestershire, LE18 3TS.
Sale DateFri 22 Sep 2017
Sale Price£210,000
Type of PropertySemi-Detached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address10 Wards Closes, Leicestershire, LE18 3TS.
Sale DateFri 17 Feb 2017
Sale Price£140,000
Type of PropertyTerraced
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address10 Wards Closes, Leicestershire, LE18 3TS.
Sale DateMon 18 Apr 2016
Sale Price£71,000
Type of PropertyTerraced
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address9 Wards Closes, Leicestershire, LE18 3TS.
Sale DateFri 05 Jun 2015
Sale Price£139,000
Type of PropertyTerraced
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: 0.86 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: 0.95 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: 0.98 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: 1.04 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: 0.37 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 Wards Closes to Thythorn Field Community Primary School
Wigston Menphys Nursery School
Distance: 0.82 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 Wards Closes to Wigston Menphys Nursery School
Little Hill Primary
Distance: 0.87 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 Wards Closes to Little Hill Primary
The Meadow Community Primary School
Distance: 0.89 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 Wards Closes to The Meadow Community Primary School

Nearest Hospitals

Stoneygate Eye Hospital
Address: 376 London Road, Leicester,
NHS Sector
Llr Provider Company Ltd
Distance: 2.76 (miles)
Directions from Wards Closes 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: 2.9 (miles)
Directions from Wards Closes 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: 3.96 (miles)
Directions from Wards Closes 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: 4.05 (miles)
Directions from Wards Closes to Leicester Royal Infirmary

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Wards Closes

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Wards Closes
0.90 Dental Surgery 45 Long Street LE18 2AJ
1.18 Dental Surgery 101 Leicester Road LE18 1NS
1.27 Briarmead Dental 95 Briar Meads, Oadby LE2 5WE
1.67 Wigston Dental Care 287 Leicester Road LE18 1JW
1.84 London Road (dental Surgery) 147 London Road, Oadby LE2 5DQ

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Wards Closes

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near Wards Closes
1.10 Bushloe Surgery Two Steeples Med Centre, Abington Close LE18 2EW tel:0116 3440233
1.10 Wigston Central Surgery Two Steeples Medical Centre, 10 Abington Close LE18 2EW tel:0116 2882566
1.46 South Wigston Health Ctr. 80 Blaby Road, South Wigston LE18 4SE tel:0116 2782028
1.49 Rosemead Drive Surgery 103 Rosemead Drive, Oadby LE2 5PP tel:0116 2166997
1.83 The Croft Medical Centre 2 Glen Road, Oadby LE2 4PE tel:0116 2711740

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Wards Closes

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

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Wards Closes

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

Nearest Libraries

Wigston Magna Library
Bull Head Street, Wigston, LE181PA
Telephone: 0116 305 3689
Distance: 0.79 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Wards Closes to Wigston Magna Library
South Wigston Library
Bassett Street, South Wigston, Wigston, LE184PE
Telephone: 0116 3053533
Distance: 1.65 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Wards Closes to South Wigston Library
Oadby Library
10 The Parade, Leicester, LE25BF
Telephone: 0116 305 8763
Distance: 1.89 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Wards Closes to Oadby Library
Southfields Library
Saffron Lane, Leicester, LE26QS
Telephone: 0116 299 5480
Distance: 2.39 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Wards Closes to Southfields Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

South Wigston Station is 1.70 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 Wards Closes 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 4.19 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 Wards Closes 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 4.50 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 Wards Closes 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 8.40 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 Wards Closes 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 20.06 miles away Directions from Wards Closes to East Midlands Airport
Coventry Airport is 21.35 miles away Directions from Wards Closes to Coventry Airport
Birmingham International Airport is 27.96 miles away Directions from Wards Closes to Birmingham International Airport
London Oxford Airport is 51.98 miles away Directions from Wards Closes to London Oxford Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

West Lynn Ferry Landing is 63.52 miles away

Directions from Wards Closes to West Lynn Ferry Landing

King's Lynn Ferry Landing is 63.61 miles away

Directions from Wards Closes to King's Lynn Ferry Landing

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Junction: M1 J21/M69/A5460 - 4.55 Miles Away

Directions from Wards Closes to M1 J21/M69/A5460

Junction: M1 J21A/A46(T)/B5380 - 7.01 Miles Away

Directions from Wards Closes to M1 J21A/A46(T)/B5380

Junction: M1 J20/A4304/A4303 - 9.41 Miles Away

Directions from Wards Closes to M1 J20/A4304/A4303

Junction: M69 J2/B4669 - 9.55 Miles Away

Directions from Wards Closes to M69 J2/B4669

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Wigston Framework Knitters Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 0.91 (miles)
Directions from Wards Closes to Wigston Framework Knitters Museum
Attraction Name: New Walk Museum and Art Gallery
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 4.06 (miles)
Directions from Wards Closes to New Walk Museum and Art Gallery
Attraction Name: Newarke Houses Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 4.4 (miles)
Directions from Wards Closes to Newarke Houses Museum
Attraction Name: King Richard III Visitor Centre
Visitor Centres
Distance: 4.51 (miles)
Directions from Wards Closes to King Richard III Visitor Centre