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Bignal Drive in Leicester Forest East

Bignal Drive is a Street in the village of Leicester Forest East and measures approximately 255 metres long.

The average house in Bignal Drive sells for £165,875.00

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

Bignal Drive is within the area of Blaby District Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax and the local parish council is Leicester Forest East.

Bignal Drive has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 2800079 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of Bignal Drive is roughly 93.41 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 96.50 and the lowest point being 91.10. A change of 5.40 metres.

Average House Prices for Bignal Drive
YearSalesAverage House Price
20174£170,000.
20163£160,333.
20151£166,000.

Bignal Drive has the postcodes of LE3 3QE and LE3 3QF.

Bignal Drive is located within the county of which is in the East Midlands (England) region of the UK. 90.92 miles North West from the centre of London, 3.29 miles West from the centre of Leicester, 19.77 miles North East from the centre of Coventry and 22.66 miles South from the centre of Nottingham.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Bignal Drive

Sunrise07:54
Sunset17:42

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LE3 3QE
LE3 3QF

Latest Weather Conditions for Bignal Drive

Observed at Weather Station:Church Lawford 28 October 2021 at 09:00 (19.29 miles away)
Current Weather:Overcast
Temperature and Humidity:14.0°C (79.9%)
Wind Direction and Speed:SSW (7 mph)
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Budget Hotels near Bignal Drive Leicester Forest East

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Premier Inn Leicester Forest East
Address:Hinckley Road
Telephone: Learn More
0.14
2: Name:Travelodge Leicester Hinckley Road
Address:Hinckley Rd, Kirby Muxloe, Leicester, LE3 3PG
Telephone:0871 559 1826 Learn More
0.55
3: Name:Days Inn Hotel Leicester
Address:Leicester Forest East Motorway Services Area Junction 21 / 21ANorthbound M1
Telephone: Learn More
0.55
4: Name:Premier Inn Leicester Braunstone
Address:Meridian Business Park
Telephone: Learn More
1.21
5: Name:Premier Inn Leicester Fosse Park
Address:Braunstone Lane East
Telephone: Learn More
2.08

Buying a House in Bignal Drive? View our Mortgage Examples

Mortgage Calculator for the Lowest Priced Property on Bignal Drive
Total Price of Property£150,000
Minimum Deposit£7,500.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£437.50
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£750.94
Mortgage Calculator for the Highest Priced Property on Bignal Drive
Total Price of Property£180,000
Minimum Deposit£9,000.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£525.00
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£901.12
Mortgage Calculator for the Average Priced Property on Bignal Drive
Total Price of Property£165,875
Minimum Deposit£8,293.75
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£483.80
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£830.41
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Bignal Drive above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
93.4191.1096.505.40

Frequently asked Questions for Bignal Drive

What Council (Local Authority) is Bignal Drive in?

Bignal Drive is located within the local authority area of Blaby District Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Bignal Drive in?

Bignal Drive is located within the area of Leicester Forest East Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is Bignal Drive in?

Bignal Drive is located within the ward of Forest.

What County is Bignal Drive in?

Bignal Drive is not in a ceremonial county.

What Constituency is Bignal Drive in?

Bignal Drive is located within the constituency of Charnwood.

What Part of the UK is Bignal Drive in?

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

What County Council area is Bignal Drive in?

Bignal Drive is located within the Leicestershire Council area.

What Police Force area is Bignal Drive in?

Bignal Drive is located within the Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for Bignal Drive

1 Bignal Drive, Leicester, Leicester Forest East, LE3 3QF, 27 Bignal Drive, Leicester, Leicester Forest East, LE3 3QF,
5 Bignal Drive, Leicester, Leicester Forest East, LE3 3QF, 30 Bignal Drive, Leicester, Leicester Forest East, LE3 3QE,
12 Bignal Drive, Leicester, Leicester Forest East, LE3 3QE, 31 Bignal Drive, Leicester, Leicester Forest East, LE3 3QF,
13 Bignal Drive, Leicester, Leicester Forest East, LE3 3QF, 36 Bignal Drive, Leicester, Leicester Forest East, LE3 3QE,
15 Bignal Drive, Leicester, Leicester Forest East, LE3 3QF, 42 Bignal Drive, Leicester, Leicester Forest East, LE3 3QE,
15a Bignal Drive, Leicester, Leicester Forest East, LE3 3QF, 45 Bignal Drive, Leicester, Leicester Forest East, LE3 3QF,
16 Bignal Drive, Leicester, Leicester Forest East, LE3 3QE, 47 Bignal Drive, Leicester, Leicester Forest East, LE3 3QF,
18 Bignal Drive, Leicester, Leicester Forest East, LE3 3QE, 48 Bignal Drive, Leicester, Leicester Forest East, LE3 3QE,
20 Bignal Drive, Leicester, Leicester Forest East, LE3 3QE, 50 Bignal Drive, Leicester, Leicester Forest East, LE3 3QE,
24 Bignal Drive, Leicester, Leicester Forest East, LE3 3QE,

Roads that have a Junction with Bignal Drive

Road NameJunction Type
Brightwell Drivejunction
Packer Avenuejunction

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Location Details

Bignal Drive
Map showing the location of Bignal Drive
Latitude52.627201
Longitude-1.208431
OS Easting (X):453573
OS Northing (Y):303604
OS Grid Reference:SK536036

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Bignal Drive

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00130087
ONS Area NameMulti-Ethnic Suburbia
Average Age41.11
Area Population1718.00
Male Population830.00 (48%)
Female Population888.00 (52%)
Benefit Claimants16 (1%)
LSOA Code:E01025633
LSOA Name:Blaby 002C
SOA Code:8c
SOA Name:Comfortable suburbia
MSOA Code:E02005334
MSOA Name:Blaby 002

Nearest Supermarkets

Sainsburys Hinckley Road Local
150a Hinckley Road, Leicester Forest East, Leicester, England, LE3 3JT
0116 239 0722
Distance: 0.37 Miles
Directions from Bignal Drive to Sainsburys Hinckley Road Local
Waitrose At Leicester Forest East Services
M1 Motorway, Junction 21/21a, Leicester Forest East, Leicester
LE3 3GB
Distance: 0.5 Miles
Directions from Bignal Drive to Waitrose At Leicester Forest East Services
Waitrose At Leicester Forest East South Services
M1 Motorway Jct 21/21a, Leicester, Leicestershire
LE3 3GB
Distance: 0.64 Miles
Directions from Bignal Drive to Waitrose At Leicester Forest East South Services
Tesco Kirby Frith Express
1 Ryder Rd, Kirby Frith, Leicester, LE3 6UJ
0345 026 9055
Distance: 0.64 Miles
Directions from Bignal Drive to Tesco Kirby Frith Express

 Telephone Information

Dialling CodeTelephone ExchangeTelephone CabinetFibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises
0116KIRBY MUXLOE - EMKRBYMP8FTTC

 Broadband Information

Speed Average Speed Median Speed Maximum Speed Next-generation access (NGA) Number of Connections
Less than 2 Mbps 13.4 8.6 >=30 Y 17

 Recent House Sales in Bignal Drive

Address8 Bignal Drive, , Leicestershire, LE3 3QE.
Sale DateFri 24 Feb 2017
Sale Price£157,000
Type of PropertySemi-Detached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address16 Bignal Drive, , Leicestershire, LE3 3QE.
Sale DateMon 04 Dec 2017
Sale Price£165,000
Type of PropertySemi-Detached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address27 Bignal Drive, , Leicestershire, LE3 3QF.
Sale DateWed 20 Dec 2017
Sale Price£178,000
Type of PropertySemi-Detached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address31 Bignal Drive, , Leicestershire, LE3 3QF.
Sale DateFri 10 Feb 2017
Sale Price£180,000
Type of PropertySemi-Detached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address21 Bignal Drive, , Leicestershire, LE3 3QF.
Sale DateThu 14 Jul 2016
Sale Price£150,000
Type of PropertySemi-Detached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address48 Bignal Drive, , Leicestershire, LE3 3QE.
Sale DateFri 30 Sep 2016
Sale Price£168,500
Type of PropertySemi-Detached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address42 Bignal Drive, , Leicestershire, LE3 3QE.
Sale DateTue 22 Nov 2016
Sale Price£162,500
Type of PropertySemi-Detached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address20 Bignal Drive, , Leicestershire, LE3 3QE.
Sale DateFri 28 Aug 2015
Sale Price£166,000
Type of PropertySemi-Detached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Blaby District Council
Visit the Council's Website
Council Offices, Desford Road, Narborough, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE19 2EP
Send email
Telephone Number: 01162 750 555
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Charnwood
The Member of Parliament is Edward Argar
Details for the MP Edward Argar on parliament.uk
Details for the MP Edward Argar on theyworkforyou.com
In the 2019 General Election Edward Argar won with a majority of 22,397 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 79,534
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Forest Ward
Parish: Leicester Forest East Parish Council
Ceremonial County:

Nearest Car Parks

Meynell's Gorse Car Park
Ratby Lane, Leicester, Leicestershire
Leicester
LE3 3LF
Distance: 0.26 km (click for directions)
Monday - Saturday from 7am-7pm, services do not normally operate on Bank Holidays. Buses run every 10/15 mins from 7.30am to 19.15 Mon-Sat, no service on BH except Good Friday. Parking is free for service users- pay to travel.
Telephone: 01163050002
Operated by: Leicester City Council
Castle Road Car Park
Castle Road, Kirby Muxloe, Leicestershire
Kirby Muxloe
LE9 2AB
Distance: 1.21 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
Stamford Street Car Park
Stamford Street, Glenfield, Leicestershire
Glenfield
LE3 8DL
Distance: 1.46 km (click for directions)
Free of charge car park max stay 4 hours. Return prohibited within 2 hours
Telephone: 01162727513
Operated by: Blaby District Council
Station Road Car Park
Station Road, Glenfield, Leicestershire
Glenfield
LE3 8BT
Distance: 1.60 km (click for directions)
Free of charge car park 4 hours return prohibited within 2 hours
Telephone: 01162727513
Operated by: Blaby District Council

Nearest Schools

Fossebrook Primary School
Distance: 0.32 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 22/05/2019)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 137
Address: Fossebrook Primary School, Holmfield Avenue West, Leicester Forest East, LE3 3FF
Head: Mrs Kathie Wade (Head Teacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Bignal Drive to Fossebrook Primary School
Stafford Leys Community Primary School
Distance: 0.57 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 4 Inadequate ( Inspected 13/06/2018)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 613
Address: Stafford Leys Community Primary School, Stafford Leys, Leicester Forest East, LE3 3LJ
Head: Mr Andrew Kitchen (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Bignal Drive to Stafford Leys Community Primary School
Braunstone Frith Primary School
Distance: 0.97 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected 19/03/2018)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Address: Braunstone Frith Primary School, Cuffling Drive, LE3 6NF
Head: Mrs Amelia Smith (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Bignal Drive to Braunstone Frith Primary School
Emmanuel Christian School
Distance: 1.05 Miles
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected )
Number of Pupils: 55
Address: Emmanuel Christian School, The Grounds of Braunstone, Evangelical Free Church, LE3 1QP
Head: Mr David Baynes (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Bignal Drive to Emmanuel Christian School

Nearest Hospitals

Glenfield Hospital
Address: Groby Road, Leicester, LE3 9QP,
NHS Sector
University Hospitals Of Leicester NHS Trust
Telephone: 0300 303 1573
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 2.22 (miles)
Directions from Bignal Drive to Glenfield 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: 3.04 (miles)
Directions from Bignal Drive to Leicester Royal Infirmary
Stoneygate Eye Hospital
Address: 376 London Road, Leicester,
NHS Sector
Llr Provider Company Ltd
Distance: 4.55 (miles)
Directions from Bignal Drive 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: 5.31 (miles)
Directions from Bignal Drive to Spire Leicester Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Bignal Drive

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Bignal Drive
0.37 Dental Surgery 530 Braunstone Lane LE3 3DH
1.68 Dental Surgery 62 Station Road, Glenfield LE3 8BQ
1.82 Dental Surgery 16 Eastfield Road LE3 6FD
1.88 Dental Surgery 289 Aikman Avenue LE3 9PW
2.05 Dental Surgery 66 Narborough Road South LE3 2FP

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Bignal Drive

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near Bignal Drive
0.32 Forest House Medical Ctr 2a Park Drive, Leicester Forest East LE3 3FN tel:0116 2898111
0.66 Kingsway Branch Thorpe Astley Community Centre, Lakin Drive, Braunstone LE3 3RU
0.96 Hunters Lodge Medical Practice Warren Lane LE3 3LW
1.01 Oakmeadow Surgery (ra Leach) 87 Tatlow Road, Glenfield LE3 8NF tel:0116 2320088
1.06 Hockley Farm Med Pract (a Nana) 39 Hockley Farm Road LE3 1HN tel:0116 2226100

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Bignal Drive

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near Bignal Drive
0.37 Your Local Boots Pharmacy 532 Braunstone Lane LE3 3DH tel:0116 2898650
0.66 Thorpe Astley Pharmacy Lakin Drive, Thorpe Astley, Braunstone LE3 3RU tel:0116 2899091
0.96 Lloydspharmacy Warren Court, Warren Lane, Leicester Forest East LE3 3LW tel:0166 2386330
1.06 Hockley Farm Chemist 39 Hockley Farm Road LE3 1HN tel:0116 2856008
1.22 The Village Pharmacy 3 Enterprise Houses, Kirby Muxloe LE9 2AE tel:0116 2387353

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Bignal Drive

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Bignal Drive
0.32 Henry Smith & Hamylton Ltd - Leicester Forest East Practice 2 Park Drive, Leicester Forest East LE3 3FN
1.18 Castle Opticians (kirby Muxloe) 47 Main Street, Kirby Muxloe LE9 2AN
1.40 Glenfield Opticians (leicester) 93 Dominion Road, Glenfield LE3 8JB
1.46 Edmonds And Slatter Opticians (glenfield) 3 Stamford Street, Glenfield LE3 8DL
2.10 Ocular Homecare (groby Road) 492 Groby Road LE3 9QD http:HTTP://OCULARHOMECARE.CO.UK

Nearest Libraries

Leicester Forest East Library
Holmfield Avenue West, Leicester, LE33FF
Telephone: 0116 3053616
Distance: 0.28 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Bignal Drive to Leicester Forest East Library
Kirby Muxloe Library
Station Road, Kirby Muxloe, LE92EN
Telephone: 0116 3053714
Distance: 0.94 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Bignal Drive to Kirby Muxloe Library
Braunstone Town Library
Braunstone Civic Centre, Kingsway, Braunstone Town, LE32PP
Telephone: 0116 3055900
Distance: 1.54 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Bignal Drive to Braunstone Town Library
Glenfield Library
Sandown Court, Station Road, Glenfield, LE38BT
Telephone: 0116 3053591
Distance: 1.64 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Bignal Drive to Glenfield Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Leicester Station is 3.50 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 Bignal Drive 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 3.87 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 Bignal Drive 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

South Wigston Station is 4.40 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 Bignal Drive 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

Syston Station is 7.05 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 Bignal Drive 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 14.7 miles away Directions from Bignal Drive to East Midlands Airport
Coventry Airport is 21.14 miles away Directions from Bignal Drive to Coventry Airport
Birmingham International Airport is 25.05 miles away Directions from Bignal Drive to Birmingham International Airport
London Oxford Airport is 55.06 miles away Directions from Bignal Drive to London Oxford Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

West Lynn Ferry Landing is 67.49 miles away

Directions from Bignal Drive to West Lynn Ferry Landing

King's Lynn Ferry Landing is 67.6 miles away

Directions from Bignal Drive to King's Lynn Ferry Landing

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Junction: M1 J21A/A46(T)/B5380 - 1.06 Miles Away

Directions from Bignal Drive to M1 J21A/A46(T)/B5380

Junction: M1 J21/M69/A5460 - 1.93 Miles Away

Directions from Bignal Drive to M1 J21/M69/A5460

Junction: M1 J22/A50/A511 - 5.91 Miles Away

Directions from Bignal Drive to M1 J22/A50/A511

Junction: M69 J2/B4669 - 7.55 Miles Away

Directions from Bignal Drive to M69 J2/B4669

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Kirby Muxloe Castle
Historic Properties
Distance: 1.02 (miles)
Directions from Bignal Drive to Kirby Muxloe Castle
Attraction Name: Jewry Wall Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 2.85 (miles)
Directions from Bignal Drive to Jewry Wall Museum
Attraction Name: Newarke Houses Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 2.97 (miles)
Directions from Bignal Drive to Newarke Houses Museum
Attraction Name: Leicester Cathedral
Places of Worship
Distance: 3.04 (miles)
Directions from Bignal Drive to Leicester Cathedral