Ford Close in Leicester LE2 9LT

Ford Close is a Street in the Leicestershire city of Leicester with the postcode of LE2 9LT and measures approximately 49 metres long.

The average house in Ford Close sells for £144,750.00

There are 26 other streets named Ford Close in Great Britain.

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

The average elevation of Ford Close is roughly 84.73 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 85.00 and the lowest point being 84.60. A change of 0.40 metres.

Average House Prices for Ford Close
YearSalesAverage House Price
20191£144,750.

Ford Close is located within the county of Leicestershire which is in the East Midlands (England) region of the UK. 87.6 miles North West from the centre of London, 3.34 miles South from the centre of Leicester, 19.49 miles North East from the centre of Coventry and 25.09 miles South from the centre of Nottingham.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Ford Close, LE2 9LT

Sunrise04:57
Sunset21:22

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LE2 9LT

Latest Weather Conditions for Ford Close, LE2 9LT

Observed at Weather Station:Church Lawford 13 July 2020 at 20:00 (17.62 miles away)
Current Weather:Heavy rain
Temperature and Humidity:15.4°C (96.2%)
Wind Direction and Speed:SW (6 mph)

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Budget Hotels near Ford Close Leicester

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Premier Inn Leicester Fosse Park
Address:Braunstone Lane East
Telephone: Learn More
1.59
2: Name:Premier Inn Leicester Braunstone
Address:Meridian Business Park
Telephone: Learn More
2.16
3: Name:Holiday Inn Express Leicester
Address:Raw Dykes Road, Filbert Way
Telephone: Learn More
2.27
4: Name:Days Inn Hotel Leicester
Address:Leicester Forest East Motorway Services Area Junction 21 / 21ANorthbound M1
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5: Name:Travelodge Leicester Central
Address:Vaughan Way, Leicester, LE1 4NN
Telephone:0871 984 6254 Learn More
3.27

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Mortgage Calculator for the Lowest Priced Property on Ford Close
Total Price of Property£144,750
Minimum Deposit£7,237.50
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£422.19
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£724.65
Mortgage Calculator for the Highest Priced Property on Ford Close
Total Price of Property£144,750
Minimum Deposit£7,237.50
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£422.19
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£724.65
Mortgage Calculator for the Average Priced Property on Ford Close
Total Price of Property£144,750
Minimum Deposit£7,237.50
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£422.19
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£724.65
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Ford Close above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
84.7384.6085.000.40

Frequently asked Questions for Ford Close

What Council (Local Authority) is Ford Close in?

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

What Parish Council is Ford Close in?

Ford Close is in an unparished area.

What Electoral Ward is Ford Close in?

Ford Close is located within the ward of Eyres Monsell.

What County is Ford Close in?

Ford Close is located within the ceremonial county of Leicestershire.

What Constituency is Ford Close in?

Ford Close is located within the constituency of Leicester South.

What Region of the UK is Ford Close in?

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

What County Council area is Ford Close in?

Ford Close is located within the Leicester Council area.

What Police Force area is Ford Close in?

Ford Close is located within the Leicestershire Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for Ford Close

Ford Close, Leicester, LE2 9LT, Ford Close, Leicester, Leicester, LE2 9LT,

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Location Details

Ford Close
Latitude52.590029
Longitude-1.156550
OS Easting (X):457132
OS Northing (Y):299510
OS Grid Reference:SP571995

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Ford Close

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00069024
ONS Area NameHard-Pressed European Settlers
Average Age38.16
Area Population1634.00
Male Population773.00 (47%)
Female Population861.00 (53%)
Benefit Claimants54 (3%)
LSOA Code:E01013675
LSOA Name:Leicester 036C
SOA Code:4c
SOA Name:Hampered neighbourhoods
MSOA Code:E02002862
MSOA Name:Leicester 036

Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Leicester Lutterworth Express
9-13 Lutterworth Rd, Leicester, LE2 8PH
0345 610 2683
Distance: 0.84 Miles
Directions from Ford Close to Tesco Leicester Lutterworth Express
Iceland Saffron Lane
549 Saffron Lane, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE2 6UL
01162833154
Distance: 1.02 Miles
Directions from Ford Close to Iceland Saffron Lane
Waitrose Blaby
8 John's Court, Lutterworth Road, Blaby, Leicestershire, LE8 4DJ
0116 2775158
Distance: 1.09 Miles
Directions from Ford Close to Waitrose Blaby
Iceland Blaby
8 Johns Court, Blaby, LE8 4DJ
01162781295
Distance: 1.11 Miles
Directions from Ford Close to Iceland Blaby

 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 15 6.8 >=30 Y 7

 Recent House Sales in Ford Close

Address7 Ford Close, Leicester, LE2 9LT.
Sale DateFri 05 Apr 2019
Sale Price£144,750
Type of PropertySemi-Detached
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
The Member of Parliament is Jonathan Ashworth
Details for the MP Jonathan Ashworth on parliament.uk
Details for the MP Jonathan Ashworth on theyworkforyou.com
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
County Council: Leicester Council

Nearest Car Parks

Fosse Park Plaza South Car Park
Fosse Park Avenue, Leicester, Leicestershire
Leicester
LE19 1UT
Distance: 0.97 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01162630603
Operated by: Fosse Shopping Park
Fosse Park Plaza North Car Park
Fosse Park Avenue, Leicester, Leicestershire
Leicester
LE19 1HY
Distance: 0.98 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01162630603
Operated by: Fosse Shopping Park
Wigston Road Car Park
Wigston Road, Blaby, Leicestershire
Blaby
LE8 4FU
Distance: 1.00 km (click for directions)
All day £1.00
Telephone: 01162727513
Operated by: Blaby District Council
Kirkdale Road West Car Park
Jasmine court, South Wigston, Leicestershire
South Wigston
LE18 4SR
Distance: 1.02 km (click for directions)
Free of charge car park
Telephone: 01162572830
Operated by: Oadby and Wigston Borough Council

Nearest Schools

Eyres Monsell Primary School
Distance: 0.3 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 18/06/2018)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 342
Address: Eyres Monsell Primary School, Simmins Crescent, LE2 9AH
Head: Mrs K Hill (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Ford Close to Eyres Monsell Primary School
Rolleston Primary School
Distance: 0.45 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected 07/11/2018)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 428
Address: Rolleston Primary School, Hillsborough Road, LE2 9PT
Head: Mr Dwayne Toon ()
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Ford Close to Rolleston Primary School
Glen Hills Primary School
Distance: 0.54 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 28/10/2018)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 517
Address: Glen Hills Primary School, Featherby Drive, Glen Parva, LE2 9NY
Head: Mrs Rebecca Wesley (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Ford Close to Glen Hills Primary School
Montrose School
Distance: 0.78 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 11/05/2015)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 461
Address: Montrose School, Wigston Lane, Aylestone, LE2 8TN
Head: Mr A Owens (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Ford Close to Montrose School

Nearest Hospitals

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: 2.68 (miles)
Directions from Ford Close to Leicester Royal Infirmary
Stoneygate Eye Hospital
Address: 376 London Road, Leicester,
NHS Sector
Llr Provider Company Ltd
Distance: 2.77 (miles)
Directions from Ford Close 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: 3.51 (miles)
Directions from Ford 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: 4.18 (miles)
Directions from Ford Close to Leicester General Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Ford Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Ford Close
0.28 Dental Surgery 7 Carvers Corner, Grange Drive, Glen Parva LE2 9PE
0.50 Dental Surgery 18 The Exchange LE2 9BA
0.75 598 Saffron Lane [dental Practice] 598 Saffron Lane LE2 6TD
0.85 Dental Surgery 591 Saffron Lane LE2 6UN
1.20 Dental Surgery 42 Lutterworth Road, Blaby LE8 4DN

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Ford Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near
0.42 Pasley Road Health Centre (tk Khong) Pasley Road LE2 9BU tel:0116 2958430
0.42 The Hedges Medical Centre (sa Bailey) Pasley Road, Eyres Monsell LE2 9BU tel:0116 2251277
0.56 Sturdee Road Health And Wellbeing Centre 182 Sturdee Road LE2 9DB tel:0116 2783066
0.75 Saffron Health 612 Saffron Lane LE2 6TD
0.87 The Surgery @ Aylestone 672 Aylestone Road, Fosse Road South LE2 8PR tel:0116 3670012

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Ford Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near
0.28 Glenhills Pharmacy 2 Carvers Corner, Grange Drive, Glen Parva LE2 9PE
0.44 Jhoots Pharmacy Unit 3, Swinford Avenue, Glen Parva LE2 9RW tel:01162 270817
0.50 Monsell Pharmacy The Portakabin, E Exchange,sturdee Road LE2 9BA tel:0116 2703616
0.56 Well Eyres Monsell - Sturdee Road Unit 2, Sturdee Road, Eyres Monsell LE2 9DB tel:01162 785073
0.90 Jhoots Pharmacy 755-757 Aylestone Road LE2 8TG tel:01162 832548

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Ford Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Ford Close
0.97 Edmonds And Slatter Opticians (blaby) 3 Sycamore Corner, Leicester Road, Blaby LE8 4GR
1.09 Blaby Eyecare 15 Johns Court, Blaby LE8 4DJ
1.11 Boots Opticians (fosse Park - Leicester) Unit 2, Fosse Park Shopping Centre, Fosse Park Avenue LE19 1HJ
1.13 4566 Leicester Fosse Park Asda Stores Ltd, Narborough Road South, Fosse Park LE3 2LL
1.19 Saffron Eyecare 441 Saffron Lane LE2 6UG

Nearest Libraries

Glenhills Library
Glen Parva Parish Hall, Dorothy Avenue, Leicester, LE29JD
Telephone: 0116 305 3530
Distance: 0.3 Miles
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Directions from Ford Close to Glenhills Library
Southfields Library
Saffron Lane, Leicester, LE26QS
Telephone: 0116 299 5480
Distance: 0.94 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Ford Close to Southfields Library
Blaby Library
Lutterworth Road, Blaby, LE84DW
Telephone: 0116 3053516
Distance: 1.19 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Ford Close to Blaby Library
South Wigston Library
Bassett Street, South Wigston, Wigston, LE184PE
Telephone: 0116 3053533
Distance: 1.2 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Ford Close to South Wigston Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

South Wigston Station is 1.09 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 Ford 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

Narborough Station is 2.35 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 Ford 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

Leicester Station is 3.15 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 Ford 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

Syston Station is 7.87 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 Ford 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 17.9 miles away Directions from Ford Close to East Midlands Airport
Coventry Airport is 20.38 miles away Directions from Ford Close to Coventry Airport
Birmingham International Airport is 25.95 miles away Directions from Ford Close to Birmingham International Airport
London Oxford Airport is 52.73 miles away Directions from Ford Close to London Oxford Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

West Lynn Ferry Landing is 65.77 miles away

Directions from Ford Close to West Lynn Ferry Landing

King's Lynn Ferry Landing is 65.87 miles away

Directions from Ford Close to King's Lynn Ferry Landing

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Ford Close is approximately 1.63 miles from the M1

Junction: M1 J21/M69/A5460 - 1.77 Miles Away

Directions from Ford Close to M1 J21/M69/A5460

Junction: M1 J21A/A46(T)/B5380 - 4.42 Miles Away

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

Junction: M69 J2/B4669 - 7.57 Miles Away

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Junction: M1 J22/A50/A511 - 9.27 Miles Away

Directions from Ford Close to M1 J22/A50/A511

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Wigston Framework Knitters Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 1.98 (miles)
Directions from Ford Close to Wigston Framework Knitters Museum
Attraction Name: New Walk Museum and Art Gallery
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 2.95 (miles)
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Attraction Name: Newarke Houses Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 2.99 (miles)
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Attraction Name: Jewry Wall Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 3.15 (miles)
Directions from Ford Close to Jewry Wall Museum