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Poppy Close in Leicester LE2 6UR

Poppy Close is a Street in the Leicestershire city of Leicester with the postcode of LE2 6UR and measures approximately 96 metres long.

The average house in Poppy Close sells for £186,000.00

There are 70 other streets named Poppy Close in Great Britain.

Poppy Close is within the area of City of Leicester (B) Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax .

Poppy Close has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 23102403 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of Poppy Close is roughly 91.17 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 92.20 and the lowest point being 89.80. A change of 2.40 metres.

Average House Prices for Poppy Close
YearSalesAverage House Price
20181£170,000.
20161£195,000.
20151£193,000.

Poppy Close is located within the county of Leicestershire which is in the East Midlands (England) region of the UK. 87.3 miles North West from the centre of London, 2.95 miles South from the centre of Leicester, 20.37 miles North East from the centre of Coventry and 24.87 miles South from the centre of Nottingham.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Poppy Close, LE2 6UR

Sunrise07:37
Sunset18:00

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LE2 6UR

Latest Weather Conditions for Poppy Close, LE2 6UR

Observed at Weather Station:Church Lawford 19 October 2021 at 11:00 (18.23 miles away)
Current Weather:Overcast
Temperature and Humidity:17.5°C (82.6%)
Wind Direction and Speed:SW (13 mph)
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Budget Hotels near Poppy Close Leicester

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Premier Inn Leicester Fosse Park
Address:Braunstone Lane East
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1.87
2: Name:Holiday Inn Express Leicester
Address:Raw Dykes Road, Filbert Way
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3: Name:Premier Inn Leicester Braunstone
Address:Meridian Business Park
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4: Name:Travelodge Leicester Central
Address:Vaughan Way, Leicester, LE1 4NN
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5: Name:Days Inn Hotel Leicester
Address:Leicester Forest East Motorway Services Area Junction 21 / 21ANorthbound M1
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3.56

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Mortgage Calculator for the Lowest Priced Property on Poppy Close
Total Price of Property£170,000
Minimum Deposit£8,500.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£495.83
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£851.06
Mortgage Calculator for the Highest Priced Property on Poppy Close
Total Price of Property£195,000
Minimum Deposit£9,750.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£568.75
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£976.22
Mortgage Calculator for the Average Priced Property on Poppy Close
Total Price of Property£186,000
Minimum Deposit£9,300.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£542.50
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£931.16
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Poppy Close above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
91.1789.8092.202.40

Frequently asked Questions for Poppy Close

What Council (Local Authority) is Poppy Close in?

Poppy Close is located within the local authority area of Leicester City Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Poppy Close in?

Poppy Close is in an unparished area.

What Electoral Ward is Poppy Close in?

Poppy Close is located within the ward of Eyres Monsell.

What County is Poppy Close in?

Poppy Close is located within the ceremonial county of Leicestershire.

What Constituency is Poppy Close in?

Poppy Close is located within the constituency of Leicester South.

What Part of the UK is Poppy Close in?

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

What County Council area is Poppy Close in?

Poppy Close is located within the Leicester Council area.

What Police Force area is Poppy Close in?

Poppy Close is located within the Leicestershire Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for Poppy Close

3 Poppy Close, Leicester, Leicester, LE2 6UR, 21 Poppy Close, Leicester, Leicester, LE2 6UR,
7 Poppy Close, Leicester, Leicester, LE2 6UR, 23 Poppy Close, Leicester, LE2 6UR,
9 Poppy Close, Leicester, Leicester, LE2 6UR, 23 Poppy Close, Leicester, Leicester, LE2 6UR,
10 Poppy Close, Leicester, Leicester, LE2 6UR, 27 Poppy Close, Leicester, Leicester, LE2 6UR,
14 Poppy Close, Leicester, Leicester, LE2 6UR, 29 Poppy Close, Leicester, Leicester, LE2 6UR,

Roads that have a Junction with Poppy Close

Road NameJunction Type
Bluebell Drivejunction

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Location Details

Poppy Close
Map showing the location of Poppy Close
Latitude52.593235
Longitude-1.133766
OS Easting (X):458671
OS Northing (Y):299884
OS Grid Reference:SP587999

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Poppy Close

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00069022
ONS Area NameMulti-Ethnic Suburbia
Average Age38.70
Area Population1644.00
Male Population800.00 (49%)
Female Population844.00 (51%)
Benefit Claimants35 (2%)
LSOA Code:E01013678
LSOA Name:Leicester 035A
SOA Code:3d
SOA Name:Households in terraces and flats
MSOA Code:E02002861
MSOA Name:Leicester 035

Nearest Supermarkets

Iceland Saffron Lane
549 Saffron Lane, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE2 6UL
01162833154
Distance: 0.65 Miles
Directions from Poppy Close to Iceland Saffron Lane
Tesco Leicester Aberdale Rd Express
80 Aberdale Rd, Leicester, LE2 6GB
0345 026 9683
Distance: 0.7 Miles
Directions from Poppy Close to Tesco Leicester Aberdale Rd Express
Tesco Leicester Saffron Express
459 Saffron Lane, Leicester, LE2 6UG
0345 675 7181
Distance: 0.78 Miles
Directions from Poppy Close to Tesco Leicester Saffron Express
Tesco Wigston Superstore
Blaby Rd, South Wigston, Leicester, LE18 4SE
0345 677 9874
Distance: 0.88 Miles
Directions from Poppy Close 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
Greater than 2 Mbps 19.5 8.6 >=30 Y 21

 Recent House Sales in Poppy Close

Address7 Poppy Close, Leicester, LE2 6UR.
Sale DateThu 04 Jan 2018
Sale Price£170,000
Type of PropertyDetached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address18 Poppy Close, Leicester, LE2 6UR.
Sale DateThu 19 May 2016
Sale Price£195,000
Type of PropertyDetached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address23 Poppy Close, Leicester, LE2 6UR.
Sale DateTue 01 Sep 2015
Sale Price£193,000
Type of PropertyDetached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Leicester City Council
Visit the Council's Website
New Walk Centre, Welford Place, Leicester, LE1 6ZG
Send email
Telephone Number: 0116 252 7000
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Leicester South
The Member of Parliament is Jonathan Ashworth
Details for the MP Jonathan Ashworth on parliament.uk
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In the 2019 General Election Jonathan Ashworth won with a majority of 22,675 the result was Lab hold. The total electorate was 77,708
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Eyres Monsell Ward
Parish: Unparished area
Ceremonial County: Leicestershire

Nearest Car Parks

Kirkdale Road East Car Park
Kirkdale Road, South Wigston, Leicestershire
South Wigston
LE18 4SR
Distance: 0.81 km (click for directions)
Free of charge car park
Telephone: 01162572830
Operated by: Oadby and Wigston Borough Council
Kirkdale Road West Car Park
Jasmine court, South Wigston, Leicestershire
South Wigston
LE18 4SR
Distance: 0.81 km (click for directions)
Free of charge car park
Telephone: 01162572830
Operated by: Oadby and Wigston Borough Council
Station Street Car Park
Station Street, South Wigston, Leicestershire
South Wigston
LE18 4TH
Distance: 0.86 km (click for directions)
Free of charge car park
Telephone: 01162572830
Operated by: Oadby and Wigston Borough Council
Aylestone Lane Recreation Ground Car Park
Aylestone Lane, Wigston, Leicestershire
Wigston
LE18 1AA
Distance: 0.94 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown

Nearest Schools

Holy Cross Catholic School, a Voluntary Academy
Distance: 0.11 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected 04/06/2018)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 254
Address: Holy Cross Catholic School, a Voluntary Academy, Stonesby Avenue, LE2 6TY
Head: Ms Gail Neill (Headteacher)
Directions from Poppy Close to Holy Cross Catholic School, a Voluntary Academy
Tudor Grange Samworth Academy, A church of England School
Distance: 0.15 Miles
Phase: All-through
Ofsted Score: 4 Inadequate ( Inspected 16/11/2018)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 824
Address: Tudor Grange Samworth Academy, A church of England School, Tudor Grange Samworth Academy, 50 Trenant Road, LE2 6UA
Head: Mr Alan Wilkinson ()
Directions from Poppy Close to Tudor Grange Samworth Academy, A church of England School
Fairfield Community Primary School
Distance: 0.41 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 16/02/2011)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 214
Address: Fairfield Community Primary School, Cheshire Drive, South Wigston, LE18 4WA
Head: Mr Mark Tuckwell (Executive Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Poppy Close to Fairfield Community Primary School
Marriott Primary School
Distance: 0.61 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 06/02/2012)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 439
Address: Marriott Primary School, Broughton Road, LE2 6NE
Head: Mrs Sheila Crichton (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Poppy Close to Marriott Primary School

Nearest Hospitals

Stoneygate Eye Hospital
Address: 376 London Road, Leicester,
NHS Sector
Llr Provider Company Ltd
Distance: 1.9 (miles)
Directions from Poppy Close to Stoneygate Eye 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: 2.32 (miles)
Directions from Poppy Close to Leicester Royal Infirmary
Spire Leicester Hospital
Address: Gartree Road, Leicester, LE2 2FF,
Independent Sector
Spire Healthcare
Telephone: 0116 265 3685
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 2.58 (miles)
Directions from Poppy Close 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: 3.35 (miles)
Directions from Poppy Close to Leicester General Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Poppy Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Poppy Close
0.32 598 Saffron Lane [dental Practice] 598 Saffron Lane LE2 6TD
0.49 Dental Surgery 18 The Exchange LE2 9BA
0.50 Dental Surgery 591 Saffron Lane LE2 6UN
0.94 Brookview Dental Clinic Limited 518 Welford Road LE2 6EN
0.98 Wigston Dental Care 287 Leicester Road LE18 1JW

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Poppy Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near Poppy Close
0.32 Saffron Health 612 Saffron Lane LE2 6TD
0.45 Sturdee Road Health And Wellbeing Centre 182 Sturdee Road LE2 9DB tel:0116 2783066
0.56 Pasley Road Health Centre (tk Khong) Pasley Road LE2 9BU tel:0116 2958430
0.56 The Hedges Medical Centre (sa Bailey) Pasley Road, Eyres Monsell LE2 9BU tel:0116 2251277
0.64 Saffron Group Practice 509 Saffron Lane LE2 6UL tel:0116 2440888

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Poppy Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near Poppy Close
0.45 Well Eyres Monsell - Sturdee Road Unit 2, Sturdee Road, Eyres Monsell LE2 9DB tel:01162 785073
0.49 Monsell Pharmacy The Portakabin, E Exchange,sturdee Road LE2 9BA tel:0116 2703616
0.56 Lloydspharmacy 90 Shackerdale Road LE2 6HS tel:0116 2884568
0.64 Interpharm Chemist 521 Saffron Lane LE2 6UL tel:01162 440048
0.64 Saffron Lane Pharmacy 501 Saffron Lane LE2 6UL tel:01162 832981

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Poppy Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Poppy Close
0.77 Saffron Eyecare 441 Saffron Lane LE2 6UG
1.01 Peter Jackson Associates 1 Aylestone Lane LE18 1AB
1.15 Crown Optical Centre 508 Aylestone Road LE2 8JB
1.15 Horizon Opticians 508 Aylestone Road LE2 8JB
1.25 Optivision Opticians Ltd (wigston) 21 Leicester Road LE18 1NR

Nearest Libraries

Southfields Library
Saffron Lane, Leicester, LE26QS
Telephone: 0116 299 5480
Distance: 0.31 Miles
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South Wigston Library
Bassett Street, South Wigston, Wigston, LE184PE
Telephone: 0116 3053533
Distance: 0.98 Miles
Visit Website
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Glenhills Library
Glen Parva Parish Hall, Dorothy Avenue, Leicester, LE29JD
Telephone: 0116 305 3530
Distance: 1.28 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Poppy Close to Glenhills Library
Aylestone Library
Richmond Road, Leicester, LE28BB
Telephone: 0116 283 2540
Distance: 1.33 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Poppy Close to Aylestone Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

South Wigston Station is 0.76 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 Poppy Close 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 2.66 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 Poppy Close 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 3.29 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 Poppy Close 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 7.34 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 Poppy Close 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 18.11 miles away Directions from Poppy Close to East Midlands Airport
Coventry Airport is 21.18 miles away Directions from Poppy Close to Coventry Airport
Birmingham International Airport is 26.92 miles away Directions from Poppy Close to Birmingham International Airport
London Oxford Airport is 53.08 miles away Directions from Poppy Close to London Oxford Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

West Lynn Ferry Landing is 64.79 miles away

Directions from Poppy Close to West Lynn Ferry Landing

King's Lynn Ferry Landing is 64.89 miles away

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Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Junction: M1 J21/M69/A5460 - 2.62 Miles Away

Directions from Poppy Close to M1 J21/M69/A5460

Junction: M1 J21A/A46(T)/B5380 - 4.92 Miles Away

Directions from Poppy Close to M1 J21A/A46(T)/B5380

Junction: M69 J2/B4669 - 8.52 Miles Away

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Junction: M1 J22/A50/A511 - 9.73 Miles Away

Directions from Poppy Close to M1 J22/A50/A511

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Wigston Framework Knitters Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 1.19 (miles)
Directions from Poppy Close to Wigston Framework Knitters Museum
Attraction Name: New Walk Museum and Art Gallery
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 2.48 (miles)
Directions from Poppy Close to New Walk Museum and Art Gallery
Attraction Name: Newarke Houses Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 2.67 (miles)
Directions from Poppy Close to Newarke Houses Museum
Attraction Name: King Richard III Visitor Centre
Visitor Centres
Distance: 2.83 (miles)
Directions from Poppy Close to King Richard III Visitor Centre