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Shire Close in Leicester LE3 6SN

Shire Close is a Street in the city of Leicester with the postcode of LE3 6SN and measures approximately 194 metres long.

The average house in Shire Close sells for £144,602.78

There are 20 other streets named Shire Close in Great Britain.

Shire 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 .

Shire Close has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 23102703 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of Shire Close is roughly 86.12 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 88.30 and the lowest point being 83.80. A change of 4.50 metres.

Average House Prices for Shire Close
YearSalesAverage House Price
20196£158,825.
20184£164,238.
20174£132,738.
20161£130,000.
20153£110,667.

Shire Close is located within the county of which is in the East Midlands (England) region of the UK. 90.88 miles North West from the centre of London, 2.38 miles West from the centre of Leicester, 20.68 miles North East from the centre of Coventry and 22.12 miles South from the centre of Nottingham.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Shire Close, LE3 6SN

Sunrise07:50
Sunset17:45

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LE3 6SN

Latest Weather Conditions for Shire Close, LE3 6SN

Observed at Weather Station:Watnall 26 October 2021 at 01:00 (25.77 miles away)
Current Weather:Cloudy
Temperature and Humidity:7.8°C (94.6%)
Wind Direction and Speed:SW (5 mph)
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Budget Hotels near Shire Close Leicester

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Premier Inn Leicester Forest East
Address:Hinckley Road
Telephone: Learn More
1.05
2: Name:Days Inn Hotel Leicester
Address:Leicester Forest East Motorway Services Area Junction 21 / 21ANorthbound M1
Telephone: Learn More
1.28
3: Name:Premier Inn Leicester Braunstone
Address:Meridian Business Park
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1.43
4: Name:Travelodge Leicester Hinckley Road
Address:Hinckley Rd, Kirby Muxloe, Leicester, LE3 3PG
Telephone:0871 559 1826 Learn More
1.51
5: Name:Premier Inn Leicester North West
Address:Leicester Road
Telephone: Learn More
1.65

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Mortgage Calculator for the Lowest Priced Property on Shire Close
Total Price of Property£104,000
Minimum Deposit£5,200.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£303.33
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£520.65
Mortgage Calculator for the Highest Priced Property on Shire Close
Total Price of Property£197,000
Minimum Deposit£9,850.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£574.58
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£986.23
Mortgage Calculator for the Average Priced Property on Shire Close
Total Price of Property£144,603
Minimum Deposit£7,230.14
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£421.76
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£723.92
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Shire Close above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
86.1283.8088.304.50

Frequently asked Questions for Shire Close

What Council (Local Authority) is Shire Close in?

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

What Parish Council is Shire Close in?

Shire Close is in an unparished area.

What Electoral Ward is Shire Close in?

Shire Close is located within the ward of Western.

What County is Shire Close in?

Shire Close is not in a ceremonial county.

What Constituency is Shire Close in?

Shire Close is located within the constituency of Leicester West.

What Part of the UK is Shire Close in?

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

What County Council area is Shire Close in?

Shire Close is located within the Leicester Council area.

What Police Force area is Shire Close in?

Shire Close is located within the Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for Shire Close

1 Shire Close, Leicester, Leicester, LE3 6SN, 27 Shire Close, Leicester, Leicester, LE3 6SN,
6 Shire Close, Leicester, Leicester, LE3 6SN, 35 Shire Close, Leicester, Leicester, LE3 6SN,
13 Shire Close, Leicester, Leicester, LE3 6SN, 42 Shire Close, Leicester, Leicester, LE3 6SN,
14 Shire Close, Leicester, Leicester, LE3 6SN, 48 Shire Close, Leicester, Leicester, LE3 6SN,
23 Shire Close, Leicester, Leicester, LE3 6SN, 55 Shire Close, Leicester, Leicester, LE3 6SN,

Roads that have a Junction with Shire Close

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Park Risejunction

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Location Details

Shire Close
Map showing the location of Shire Close
Latitude52.633892
Longitude-1.188115
OS Easting (X):454939
OS Northing (Y):304364
OS Grid Reference:SK549044

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Shire Close

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00069272
ONS Area NameMulti-Ethnic Professionals with Families
Average Age40.26
Area Population1296.00
Male Population646.00 (50%)
Female Population650.00 (50%)
Benefit Claimants15 (1%)
LSOA Code:E01013729
LSOA Name:Leicester 020A
SOA Code:5b
SOA Name:Aspiring urban households
MSOA Code:E02002846
MSOA Name:Leicester 020

Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Kirby Frith Express
1 Ryder Rd, Kirby Frith, Leicester, LE3 6UJ
0345 026 9055
Distance: 0.48 Miles
Directions from Shire Close to Tesco Kirby Frith Express
Tesco Dominion Express
Dominion Rd, Leicester, LE3 8FB
0345 610 2922
Distance: 0.8 Miles
Directions from Shire Close to Tesco Dominion Express
Waitrose At Leicester Forest East Services
M1 Motorway, Junction 21/21a, Leicester Forest East, Leicester
LE3 3GB
Distance: 1.27 Miles
Directions from Shire Close to Waitrose At Leicester Forest East Services
Sainsburys Hinckley Road Local
150a Hinckley Road, Leicester Forest East, Leicester, England, LE3 3JT
0116 239 0722
Distance: 1.34 Miles
Directions from Shire Close to Sainsburys Hinckley Road Local

 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 19.8 13.7 >=30 Y 41

 Recent House Sales in Shire Close

Address1 Shire Close, Leicester, LE3 6SN.
Sale DateWed 09 Oct 2019
Sale Price£197,000
Type of PropertyDetached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address10 Shire Close, Leicester, LE3 6SN.
Sale DateFri 16 Aug 2019
Sale Price£142,000
Type of PropertyTerraced
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address45 Shire Close, Leicester, LE3 6SN.
Sale DateMon 15 Jul 2019
Sale Price£163,000
Type of PropertyTerraced
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address33 Shire Close, Leicester, LE3 6SN.
Sale DateThu 12 Dec 2019
Sale Price£155,000
Type of PropertyTerraced
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address9 Shire Close, Leicester, LE3 6SN.
Sale DateMon 09 Sep 2019
Sale Price£146,950
Type of PropertyTerraced
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address30 Shire Close, Leicester, LE3 6SN.
Sale DateFri 14 Jun 2019
Sale Price£149,000
Type of PropertySemi-Detached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address18 Shire Close, Leicester, LE3 6SN.
Sale DateFri 14 Dec 2018
Sale Price£158,000
Type of PropertySemi-Detached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address27 Shire Close, Leicester, LE3 6SN.
Sale DateFri 29 Jun 2018
Sale Price£174,950
Type of PropertySemi-Detached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address16 Shire Close, Leicester, LE3 6SN.
Sale DateThu 05 Jul 2018
Sale Price£160,000
Type of PropertySemi-Detached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address28 Shire Close, Leicester, LE3 6SN.
Sale DateFri 01 Jun 2018
Sale Price£164,000
Type of PropertySemi-Detached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address32 Shire Close, Leicester, LE3 6SN.
Sale DateFri 07 Apr 2017
Sale Price£118,950
Type of PropertyTerraced
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address5 Shire Close, Leicester, LE3 6SN.
Sale DateFri 17 Nov 2017
Sale Price£125,000
Type of PropertyTerraced
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address54 Shire Close, Leicester, LE3 6SN.
Sale DateMon 13 Feb 2017
Sale Price£147,000
Type of PropertyDetached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address4 Shire Close, Leicester, LE3 6SN.
Sale DateFri 24 Nov 2017
Sale Price£140,000
Type of PropertyTerraced
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address34 Shire Close, Leicester, LE3 6SN.
Sale DateFri 10 Jun 2016
Sale Price£130,000
Type of PropertyTerraced
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address42 Shire Close, Leicester, LE3 6SN.
Sale DateFri 25 Sep 2015
Sale Price£105,000
Type of PropertyTerraced
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address28 Shire Close, Leicester, LE3 6SN.
Sale DateTue 07 Jul 2015
Sale Price£123,000
Type of PropertySemi-Detached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address31 Shire Close, Leicester, LE3 6SN.
Sale DateFri 16 Oct 2015
Sale Price£104,000
Type of PropertyTerraced
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 West
The Member of Parliament is Liz Kendall
Details for the MP Liz Kendall on parliament.uk
Details for the MP Liz Kendall on theyworkforyou.com
In the 2019 General Election Liz Kendall won with a majority of 4,212 the result was Lab hold. The total electorate was 64,940
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Western Ward
Parish: Unparished area
Ceremonial County:

Nearest Car Parks

Meynell's Gorse Car Park
Ratby Lane, Leicester, Leicestershire
Leicester
LE3 3LF
Distance: 0.72 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
Stamford Street Car Park
Stamford Street, Glenfield, Leicestershire
Glenfield
LE3 8DL
Distance: 1.20 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: 1.32 km (click for directions)
Free of charge car park 4 hours return prohibited within 2 hours
Telephone: 01162727513
Operated by: Blaby District Council
Great Central Street Car Park
Great Central Street, Leicester, Leicestershire
Leicester
LE1 4ND
Distance: 1.94 km (click for directions)
Outer zone. Operating hours Monday - Saturday 6.45-18.30.
Telephone: 01162527000
Operated by: Leicester City Council

Nearest Schools

Braunstone Community Primary School
Distance: 0.43 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 10/10/2019)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 448
Address: Braunstone Community Primary School, Cort Crescent, Braunstone, LE3 1QH
Head: Mr Halil Tamgumus (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Shire Close to Braunstone Community Primary School
Braunstone Frith Primary School
Distance: 0.44 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 Shire Close to Braunstone Frith Primary School
Emmanuel Christian School
Distance: 0.57 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 Shire Close to Emmanuel Christian School
Queensmead Primary Academy
Distance: 0.57 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 04/09/2018)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 458
Address: Queensmead Primary Academy, Winstanley Drive, Braunstone, LE3 1PF
Head: Liz Latham (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Shire Close to Queensmead Primary Academy

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: 1.45 (miles)
Directions from Shire Close 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: 2.24 (miles)
Directions from Shire Close to Leicester Royal Infirmary
Stoneygate Eye Hospital
Address: 376 London Road, Leicester,
NHS Sector
Llr Provider Company Ltd
Distance: 3.86 (miles)
Directions from Shire Close to Stoneygate Eye 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: 4.47 (miles)
Directions from Shire Close to Leicester General Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Shire Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Shire Close
0.72 Dental Surgery 530 Braunstone Lane LE3 3DH
0.91 Dental Surgery 16 Eastfield Road LE3 6FD
0.99 Dental Surgery 289 Aikman Avenue LE3 9PW
1.38 Dental Surgery 62 Station Road, Glenfield LE3 8BQ
1.38 Community Dental Ga Clinic Glenville Day Unit, Bradgate Mental Health Unit, Groby Road LE3 9EJ

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Shire Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near Shire Close
0.27 Hockley Farm Med Pract (a Nana) 39 Hockley Farm Road LE3 1HN tel:0116 2226100
0.55 Oakmeadow Surgery (ra Leach) 87 Tatlow Road, Glenfield LE3 8NF tel:0116 2320088
0.82 Forest House Medical Ctr 2a Park Drive, Leicester Forest East LE3 3FN tel:0116 2898111
0.99 The Parks Medical Centre (b Hainsworth) 340 Aikman Avenue LE3 9PW tel:0116 2871230
1.18 Kingsway Branch Thorpe Astley Community Centre, Lakin Drive, Braunstone LE3 3RU

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Shire Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near Shire Close
0.27 Hockley Farm Chemist 39 Hockley Farm Road LE3 1HN tel:0116 2856008
0.72 Your Local Boots Pharmacy 532 Braunstone Lane LE3 3DH tel:0116 2898650
0.88 Parkem Chemist Ltd 102 Dominion Road, Glenfield LE3 8FB
0.99 Well Leicester - Aikman Avenue 311 Aikman Avenue, New Parks Estate LE3 9PW tel:0116 2872151
1.18 Thorpe Astley Pharmacy Lakin Drive, Thorpe Astley, Braunstone LE3 3RU tel:0116 2899091

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Shire Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Shire Close
0.77 Glenfield Opticians (leicester) 93 Dominion Road, Glenfield LE3 8JB
0.82 Henry Smith & Hamylton Ltd - Leicester Forest East Practice 2 Park Drive, Leicester Forest East LE3 3FN
1.18 Edmonds And Slatter Opticians (glenfield) 3 Stamford Street, Glenfield LE3 8DL
1.31 Ocular Homecare (groby Road) 492 Groby Road LE3 9QD http:HTTP://OCULARHOMECARE.CO.UK
1.56 Bellamy Eyecare - Leicester 156 Fosse Road North LE3 5ES

Nearest Libraries

Leicester Forest East Library
Holmfield Avenue West, Leicester, LE33FF
Telephone: 0116 3053616
Distance: 0.95 Miles
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Directions from Shire Close to Leicester Forest East Library
New Parks Library
321 Aikman Avenue, Leicester, LE39PW
Telephone: 0116 2298200
Distance: 0.99 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Shire Close to New Parks Library
Braunstone Library at The Brite Centre
Braunstone Avenue, Leicester, LE31LE
Telephone: 0116 299 5476
Distance: 1.24 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Shire Close to Braunstone Library at The Brite Centre
Glenfield Library
Sandown Court, Station Road, Glenfield, LE38BT
Telephone: 0116 3053591
Distance: 1.33 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Shire Close to Glenfield Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Leicester Station is 2.64 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 Shire 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

South Wigston Station is 4.23 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 Shire 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 4.37 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 Shire 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 6.11 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 Shire 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 14.59 miles away Directions from Shire Close to East Midlands Airport
Coventry Airport is 21.99 miles away Directions from Shire Close to Coventry Airport
Birmingham International Airport is 26.02 miles away Directions from Shire Close to Birmingham International Airport
London Oxford Airport is 55.6 miles away Directions from Shire Close to London Oxford Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

West Lynn Ferry Landing is 66.59 miles away

Directions from Shire Close to West Lynn Ferry Landing

King's Lynn Ferry Landing is 66.69 miles away

Directions from Shire Close to King's Lynn Ferry Landing

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Junction: M1 J21A/A46(T)/B5380 - 1.49 Miles Away

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

Junction: M1 J21/M69/A5460 - 2.33 Miles Away

Directions from Shire Close to M1 J21/M69/A5460

Junction: M1 J22/A50/A511 - 6.12 Miles Away

Directions from Shire Close to M1 J22/A50/A511

Junction: M69 J2/B4669 - 8.44 Miles Away

Directions from Shire Close to M69 J2/B4669

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Kirby Muxloe Castle
Historic Properties
Distance: 1.64 (miles)
Directions from Shire Close to Kirby Muxloe Castle
Attraction Name: Jewry Wall Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 1.95 (miles)
Directions from Shire Close to Jewry Wall Museum
Attraction Name: Newarke Houses Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 2.11 (miles)
Directions from Shire Close to Newarke Houses Museum
Attraction Name: Leicester Cathedral
Places of Worship
Distance: 2.14 (miles)
Directions from Shire Close to Leicester Cathedral