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Hoods Close in Leicester LE4 2BN

Hoods Close is a Street in the Leicestershire city of Leicester with the postcode of LE4 2BN and measures approximately 458 metres long.

There is only one street named Hoods Close making it unique in Great Britain.

Hoods 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 .

Hoods Close has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 23104483 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of Hoods Close is roughly 93.28 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 93.70 and the lowest point being 93.00. A change of 0.70 metres.

Hoods Close is located within the county of Leicestershire which is in the East Midlands (England) region of the UK. 92.38 miles North West from the centre of London, 2.67 miles North from the centre of Leicester, 19.34 miles South from the centre of Nottingham and 22.05 miles South East from the centre of Derby.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Hoods Close, LE4 2BN

Sunrise07:39
Sunset17:58

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LE4 2BN

Latest Weather Conditions for Hoods Close, LE4 2BN

Observed at Weather Station:Watnall 20 October 2021 at 04:00 (23.32 miles away)
Current Weather:Cloudy
Temperature and Humidity:14.2°C (94.3%)
Wind Direction and Speed:WSW (6 mph)
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Hoods Close above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
93.2893.0093.700.70

Frequently asked Questions for Hoods Close

What Council (Local Authority) is Hoods Close in?

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

What Parish Council is Hoods Close in?

Hoods Close is in an unparished area.

What Electoral Ward is Hoods Close in?

Hoods Close is located within the ward of Abbey.

What County is Hoods Close in?

Hoods Close is located within the ceremonial county of Leicestershire.

What Constituency is Hoods Close in?

Hoods Close is located within the constituency of Leicester West.

What Part of the UK is Hoods Close in?

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

What County Council area is Hoods Close in?

Hoods Close is located within the Leicester Council area.

What Police Force area is Hoods Close in?

Hoods Close is located within the Leicestershire Police area.

Roads that have a Junction with Hoods Close

Road NameJunction Type
Ashton Closejunction
Beaumont Leys Lanejunction
Thurcaston Roadjunction

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Location Details

Hoods Close
Map showing the location of Hoods Close
Latitude52.673161
Longitude-1.147533
OS Easting (X):457634
OS Northing (Y):308763
OS Grid Reference:SK576088

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Hoods Close

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00068665
ONS Area NamePrivate Renting Young Families
Average Age35.46
Area Population1921.00
Male Population902.00 (47%)
Female Population1019.00 (53%)
Benefit Claimants66 (3%)
LSOA Code:E01013600
LSOA Name:Leicester 003A
SOA Code:4c
SOA Name:Hampered neighbourhoods
MSOA Code:E02002829
MSOA Name:Leicester 003

Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Leicester Extra
1 Bradgate Mall, Beaumont Shopping Centre Beaumont Leys, Leicester, LE4 1DE
0345 677 9439
Distance: 0.92 Miles
Directions from Hoods Close to Tesco Leicester Extra
Iceland Beaumont Leys
Unit 42 Beaumont Centre, Beaumont Leys, Leicester, LE4 1DF
01162364974
Distance: 0.98 Miles
Directions from Hoods Close to Iceland Beaumont Leys
Tesco Birstall Leicester Express
139 Sibson Rd, Birstall, Leicester, LE4 4ND
0345 026 9883
Distance: 1.07 Miles
Directions from Hoods Close to Tesco Birstall Leicester Express
Asda Leicester Abbey Lane
1 Exploration Drive, Leicester, LE4 5NU
0116 243 7726
Distance: 1.49 Miles
Directions from Hoods Close to Asda Leicester Abbey Lane

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 0116 - Leicester
Area Code: 01509 - Loughborough

 Broadband Information

Speed Average Speed Median Speed Maximum Speed Next-generation access (NGA) Number of Connections
Less than 2 Mbps 1.4 0.5 3.3 N 3

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: Abbey Ward
Parish: Unparished area
Ceremonial County: Leicestershire

Nearest Car Parks

Beaumont Way East Car Park
Beaumont Way, Leicester, Leicestershire
Leicester
LE4 1DS
Distance: 0.90 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Beaumont Shopping Centre
Beaumont Way Car Park
Beaumont Way, Leicester, Leicestershire
Leicester
LE4 1DH
Distance: 0.94 km (click for directions)
Free parking. Maximum stay 4 hours.
Operated by: Beaumont Shopping Centre
Beaumont Way West Car Park
Beaumont Way, Leicester, Leicestershire
Leicester
LE4 1DH
Distance: 1.00 km (click for directions)
Free parking. Maximum stay 4 hours.
Operated by: Beaumont Shopping Centre
Beaumont Shopping South Car Park
Beaumont Way, Leicester, Leicestershire
Leicester
LE4 1DE
Distance: 1.07 km (click for directions)
Free parking. Maximum stay 4 hours.
Operated by: Beaumont Shopping Centre

Nearest Schools

Mowmacre Hill Primary School
Distance: 0.29 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 02/07/2019)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 388
Address: Mowmacre Hill Primary School, Tedworth Green, LE4 2NG
Head: Mr Matthew Peet ()
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Hoods Close to Mowmacre Hill Primary School
Beaumont Lodge Primary School
Distance: 0.54 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 22/05/2014)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 231
Address: Beaumont Lodge Primary School, Astill Lodge Road, Beaumont Leys, LE4 1DT
Head: Mrs Dawn Solla (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Hoods Close to Beaumont Lodge Primary School
Woodstock Primary Academy
Distance: 0.63 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected 06/10/2019)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 460
Address: Woodstock Primary Academy, Hattern Avenue, LE4 2GZ
Head: Mr Dan Edwards (Principal)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Hoods Close to Woodstock Primary Academy
Glebelands Primary School
Distance: 0.63 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 08/10/2014)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 293
Address: Glebelands Primary School, Chancel Road, LE4 2WF
Head: Mr Lawrence Lee (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Hoods Close to Glebelands Primary 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: 1.88 (miles)
Directions from Hoods 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: 3.24 (miles)
Directions from Hoods Close to Leicester Royal Infirmary
Nuffield Health, Leicester Hospital
Address: Scraptoft Lane, Leicester, LE5 1HY,
Independent Sector
Nuffield Health
Telephone: 0800 015 5020
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 3.77 (miles)
Directions from Hoods Close to Nuffield Health, 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: 4.07 (miles)
Directions from Hoods Close to Leicester General Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Hoods Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Hoods Close
0.52 Beaumont House Dental Practice Unit 15, Barshaw Park, Leycroft Road LE4 1ET
0.83 Dental Surgery 2 Old Barn Walk LE4 0RX
0.99 Dental Surgery 534a Loughborough Road, Birstall LE4 3EG
1.01 Dental Surgery 2 Heacham Drive LE4 0LE
1.07 Birstall Dental Practice 141 Sibson Road, Birstall LE4 4ND

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Hoods Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near Hoods Close
0.57 Border Drive Surgery 2 Border Drive LE4 2PF
0.62 Heatherbrook Surgery (rp Archer) 242 Astill Lodge Road LE4 1EF tel:0116 2356324
0.70 Beaumont Lodge Surgery Neighbourhood Centre, Astill Lodge Road, Beaumont Leys LE4 1EA
0.80 The Practice Beaumont Leys Beaumont Leys Health Centre, 1 Little Wood Close LE4 0UZ tel:0116 2350435
0.95 Greengate Medical Centre 1 Greengate Lane, Birstall LE4 3JF tel:0116 2677901

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Hoods Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near Hoods Close
0.62 Paul Disney Chemist 15 Belgrave Boulevard LE4 2JD
0.62 Astill Lodge Pharmacy 234 Astill Lodge Road, Anstey Heights LE4 1EF tel:0116 2323242
0.91 Pharmak Chemist 7 Kingsgate Avenue, Birstall LE4 3HD
0.95 Well Birstall - Greengate Mc Greengate Medical Centre, 1 Greengate Lane LE4 3JF tel:01162 674665
0.95 Boots Uk Limited 20-22 Fletcher Mall LE4 1DG

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Hoods Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Hoods Close
0.95 Boots Opticians (beaumont Leys) 30 Upper Fletcher Mall, Beaumont Shopping Centre, Beaumont Leys LE4 1DG
0.97 Vision Express At Tesco (leicester Beaumont) 1 Bradgate Mall, Beaumont Shopping Centre, Beaumont Leys LE4 1DE
0.98 Specsavers (beaumont Leys) Unit 31, Beaumont Leys Shopping Centre, Beaumont Leys LE4 1DF
0.98 Scrivens Opticians (beaumont Leys) 15 Lower Fletcher Mall, Beaumont Shopping Centre LE4 1DF
1.07 Prospecs Eyewear (queniborough) Unit 1, 121 Sibson Road, Birstall LE4 4ND

Nearest Libraries

Stocking Farm Library
Stocking Farm Community Centre, Packwood Road, Leicester, LE42ED
Telephone: 0116 299 5646
Distance: 0.76 Miles
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Directions from Hoods Close to Stocking Farm Library
Beaumont Leys Library
Beaumont Way, Leicester, LE41DS
Telephone: 0116 299 5460
Distance: 0.92 Miles
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Directions from Hoods Close to Beaumont Leys Library
Birstall Library
Wanlip Lane, Birstall, LE44JU
Telephone: 0116 3058756
Distance: 1.25 Miles
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Directions from Hoods Close to Birstall Library
Anstey Library
Paper Mill Close, Leicester, LE77AU
Telephone: 1163053536
Distance: 1.76 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Hoods Close to Anstey Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Leicester Station is 3.03 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 Hoods 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 3.12 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 Hoods 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

Sileby Station is 4.30 miles away.

Address: Sileby station, King Street, Sileby, Leicestershire, LE12 7RN

Sileby is situated on the East Midland Main Line and is managed by East Midlands Railway.

Sileby Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Hoods Close to Sileby Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Barrow-upon-Soar00:05:00
Beeston00:26:00
Carlton00:50:00
Collingham01:23:00
East Midlands Parkway00:18:30
Fiskerton01:05:00
Hykeham01:33:00
Leicester00:13:00
Lincoln01:42:30
Loughborough00:10:00
Lowdham00:56:00
Newark Castle01:14:00
Nottingham00:45:00
Swinderby01:27:00
Syston00:05:00

Barrow-upon-Soar Station is 5.33 miles away.

Address: Barrow-upon-Soar station, Grove Lane, Barrow-upon-Soar, Leicestershire, LE12 8US

Barrow-upon-Soar is situated on the East Midland Main Line and is managed by East Midlands Railway.

Barrow-upon-Soar Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Hoods Close to Barrow-upon-Soar Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Attenborough00:20:00
Beeston00:21:00
Bleasby00:59:00
Burton Joyce00:47:00
Carlton00:45:00
Collingham01:17:00
East Midlands Parkway00:13:30
Fiskerton00:59:00
Hykeham01:28:00
Leicester00:17:00
Lincoln01:37:00
Loughborough00:05:00
Lowdham00:50:00
Metheringham01:45:00
Newark Castle01:08:30
Newark North Gate01:26:00
Nottingham00:39:30
Rolleston01:02:00
Ruskington01:55:00
Sileby00:04:00
Sleaford02:03:00
Swinderby01:22:00
Syston00:09:30
Thurgarton00:52:00

Nearest Airports

East Midlands Airport is 13.07 miles away Directions from Hoods Close to East Midlands Airport
Coventry Airport is 25.19 miles away Directions from Hoods Close to Coventry Airport
Birmingham International Airport is 28.85 miles away Directions from Hoods Close to Birmingham International Airport
Robin Hood Doncaster Sheffield Airport is 56.09 miles away Directions from Hoods Close to Robin Hood Doncaster Sheffield Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

West Lynn Ferry Landing is 64.57 miles away

Directions from Hoods Close to West Lynn Ferry Landing

King's Lynn Ferry Landing is 64.68 miles away

Directions from Hoods Close to King's Lynn Ferry Landing

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Junction: M1 J21A/A46(T)/B5380 - 3.88 Miles Away

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

Junction: M1 J21/M69/A5460 - 5.4 Miles Away

Directions from Hoods Close to M1 J21/M69/A5460

Junction: M1 J22/A50/A511 - 6.27 Miles Away

Directions from Hoods Close to M1 J22/A50/A511

Junction: M1 J23/A512 - 8.01 Miles Away

Directions from Hoods Close to M1 J23/A512

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Belgrave Hall
Historic Properties
Distance: 1.33 (miles)
Directions from Hoods Close to Belgrave Hall
Attraction Name: Abbey Pumping Station
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 1.44 (miles)
Directions from Hoods Close to Abbey Pumping Station
Attraction Name: National Space Centre
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 1.48 (miles)
Directions from Hoods Close to National Space Centre
Attraction Name: Jewry Wall Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 2.67 (miles)
Directions from Hoods Close to Jewry Wall Museum