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Orchard Close in Leicester LE7 9BN

Orchard Close is a Street in the Leicestershire city of Leicester with the postcode of LE7 9BN and measures approximately 159 metres long.

Orchard Close crosses the following postcode sectors:

There are 557 other streets named Orchard Close in Great Britain.

Orchard Close is within the area of Harborough District Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax .

Orchard Close has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 16403855 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of Orchard Close is roughly 95.03 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 98.60 and the lowest point being 92.10. A change of 6.50 metres.

Orchard Close is located within the county of Leicestershire which is in the East Midlands (England) region of the UK. 88.34 miles North West from the centre of London, 3.56 miles East from the centre of Leicester, 22.08 miles South from the centre of Nottingham and 25.22 miles North East from the centre of Coventry.

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Walking DistancesBlue Circle = 5 Minutes Walk (400 metres)
Green Circle = 10 Minutes Walk (800 metres)

What's in a Name? What does Orchard Close Mean?

A cul-de-sac named after an orchard. Often on the site of the houses.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Orchard Close, LE7 9BN

Sunrise07:53
Sunset17:41

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LE7 9BN

Latest Weather Conditions for Orchard Close, LE7 9BN

Observed at Weather Station:Church Lawford 28 October 2021 at 09:00 (22.80 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 Orchard Close Leicester

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Travelodge Leicester Central
Address:Vaughan Way, Leicester, LE1 4NN
Telephone:0871 984 6254 Learn More
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Address:Glen Rise
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5: Name:Premier Inn Leicester Fosse Park
Address:Braunstone Lane East
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Orchard Close above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
95.0392.1098.606.50

Frequently asked Questions for Orchard Close

What Council (Local Authority) is Orchard Close in?

Orchard Close is located within the local authority area of Harborough District Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Orchard Close in?

Orchard Close is in an unparished area.

What Electoral Ward is Orchard Close in?

Orchard Close is located within the ward of Thurnby and Houghton.

What County is Orchard Close in?

Orchard Close is located within the ceremonial county of Leicestershire.

What Constituency is Orchard Close in?

Orchard Close is located within the constituency of Rutland and Melton.

What Part of the UK is Orchard Close in?

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

What County Council area is Orchard Close in?

Orchard Close is not in a County Council area.

What Police Force area is Orchard Close in?

Orchard Close is located within the Leicestershire Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for Orchard Close

3 Orchard Close, Leicester, Scraptoft, LE7 9BN, 22 Orchard Close, Leicester, Scraptoft, LE7 9BN,
10 Orchard Close, Leicester, Scraptoft, LE7 9BN, 24 Orchard Close, Leicester, Scraptoft, LE7 9BN,
11 Orchard Close, Leicester, Scraptoft, LE7 9BN, 28 Orchard Close, Leicester, Scraptoft, LE7 9BN,
12 Orchard Close, Leicester, Scraptoft, LE7 9BN, 29 Orchard Close, Leicester, Scraptoft, LE7 9BN,
19 Orchard Close, Leicester, Scraptoft, LE7 9BN, 31 Orchard Close, Leicester, Scraptoft, LE7 9BN,

Roads that have a Junction with Orchard Close

Road NameJunction Type
Rose Acre Closejunction

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Location Details

Orchard Close
Map showing the location of Orchard Close
Latitude52.639535
Longitude-1.047146
OS Easting (X):464470
OS Northing (Y):305108
OS Grid Reference:SK645051

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Orchard Close

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00130972

Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Leicester Hamilton Extra
Maidenwell Ave, Hamilton, Leicester, LE5 1BJ
0345 266 6579
Distance: 1.32 Miles
Directions from Orchard Close to Tesco Leicester Hamilton Extra
Sainsburys Leicester Hamilton Local
Sandhills Avenue, Hamilton, Leicester, England, LE5 1QN
0116 274 2539
Distance: 1.68 Miles
Directions from Orchard Close to Sainsburys Leicester Hamilton Local
Iceland Uppingham Road
273 Uppingham Road, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE5 4DG
01162460670
Distance: 1.77 Miles
Directions from Orchard Close to Iceland Uppingham Road
Tesco Evington Metro
180 Ethel Rd, Evington, Leicester, LE5 4WE
0345 026 9949
Distance: 1.87 Miles
Directions from Orchard Close to Tesco Evington Metro

 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 8.1 8.2 12 N 20

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Harborough District Council
Visit the Council's Website
Council Offices, Adam and Eve Street, Market Harborough, Leicestershire, LE16 7AG
Send email
Telephone Number: 01858 828 282
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Rutland and Melton
The Member of Parliament is Alicia Kearns
Details for the MP Alicia Kearns on parliament.uk
Details for the MP Alicia Kearns on theyworkforyou.com
In the 2019 General Election Alicia Kearns won with a majority of 26,924 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 82,705
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Thurnby and Houghton Ward
Parish: Unparished area
Ceremonial County: Leicestershire

Nearest Car Parks

Manor Field Car Park
Grange Lane, Thurnby, Leicestershire
Thurnby
LE7 9NP
Distance: 0.63 km (click for directions)
Free of charge car park
Telephone: 01858828282
Operated by: Harborough District Council
Humberstone Park Uppingham Road Car Park
Abbotsford Road, Leicester, Leicestershire
Leicester
LE5 4DA
Distance: 1.68 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01162527003
Operated by: Leicester City Council
Humberstone Park Saltersford Road Car Park
Saltersford Road, Leicester, Leicestershire
Leicester
LE5 4NA
Distance: 1.71 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01162333028
Operated by: Leicester City Council
Shady Lane Arboretum Car Park
Shady Lane, Leicester, Leicestershire
Leicester
LE2 2FB
Distance: 2.09 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01162527003
Operated by: Leicester City Council

Nearest Schools

Willowbrook Mead Primary Academy
Distance: 0.27 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 04/05/2011)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 468
Address: Willowbrook Mead Primary Academy, Roborough Green, Thurnby Lodge, LE5 2NA
Head: Mrs Marie Collins (Principal)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Orchard Close to Willowbrook Mead Primary Academy
Fernvale Primary School
Distance: 0.27 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 07/11/2013)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 229
Address: Fernvale Primary School, Somerby Road, Thurnby, LE7 9PR
Head: Miss Natalie Hackett (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Orchard Close to Fernvale Primary School
Thurnby Mead Primary Academy
Distance: 0.61 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 18/10/2012)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 243
Address: Thurnby Mead Primary Academy, Dudley Avenue, LE5 2EG
Head: Mrs Cleo Redmond (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Orchard Close to Thurnby Mead Primary Academy
Leicester City Primary PRU
Distance: 0.61 Miles
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 08/05/2015)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 5
Address: Leicester City Primary PRU, Gervas Road, LE5 2EJ
Head: Mrs Nicola Anderson (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Orchard Close to Leicester City Primary PRU

Nearest Hospitals

Nuffield Health, Leicester Hospital
Address: Scraptoft Lane, Leicester, LE5 1HY,
Independent Sector
Nuffield Health
Telephone: 0800 015 5020
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 1.06 (miles)
Directions from Orchard 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: 1.6 (miles)
Directions from Orchard Close to Leicester General Hospital
Spire Leicester Hospital
Address: Gartree Road, Leicester, LE2 2FF,
Independent Sector
Spire Healthcare
Telephone: 0116 265 3685
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 2.3 (miles)
Directions from Orchard Close to Spire Leicester Hospital
Stoneygate Eye Hospital
Address: 376 London Road, Leicester,
NHS Sector
Llr Provider Company Ltd
Distance: 2.95 (miles)
Directions from Orchard Close to Stoneygate Eye Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Orchard Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Orchard Close
0.78 Dental Surgery 51 Thurncourt Road LE5 2NN
0.84 Dental Surgery 103 - 105 Netherhall Road LE5 1DR
0.91 Oasis Dental Care Ltd 76 Welland Vale Road LE5 6PW
1.27 Dental Surgery 109 Wicklow Drive LE5 4EL
1.28 Clearly Orthodontics The Old Coach House, 1a Main Street, Humberstone LE5 1AE

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Orchard Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near Orchard Close
0.15 Willowbrook Medical Centre (jg Astles) 195 Thurncourt Road LE5 2NL tel:0116 2432727
0.84 St Elizabeth's Medical Centre (ja Wood) Netherhall Road LE5 1DR tel:0116 2416392
0.85 Bushby Surgery Hill Court, Main Street, Bushby LE7 9NY
1.19 Downing Drive Surgery (ajj Bentley) 155 Downing Drive, Evington LE5 6LP tel:0116 2413801
1.32 Hilltop Surgery Maidenwell Avenue LE5 1BJ

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Orchard Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near Orchard Close
0.15 Well Thurnby Lodge - Thurncourt Road Willowbrook Medical Centre, 195 Thurncourt Road, Thurnby Lodge LE5 2NL tel:01162 415073
0.43 Houghton Pharmacy Ltd 14 Main Street, Scraptoft, Houghton-on-the-hill LE7 9TD tel:0116 2418243
0.84 Unipharm Chemists Netherhall Road LE5 1DR
0.91 R Glenton & Son Ltd 49 Welland Vale Road, Evington LE5 6PX
1.13 Asha Pharmacy 3 The Parkway LE5 2BB tel:0116 2743200

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Orchard Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Orchard Close
0.40 Willowbrook Eye Care 184 Thurncourt Road, Thurnby Lodge LE5 2NG
0.95 Evington Eye Care Ltd 45a Downing Drive, Evington LE5 6LL
1.32 Tesco Opticians (hamilton) 2 Maidenwell Avenue, Hamilton LE5 1BJ
1.32 L/ster Hamilton Extra 2 Maidenwell Avenue LE5 1BJ
1.41 Mobile Eye Care Optical Ltd 5 Gamekeepers Court, Hamilton LE5 1PG

Nearest Libraries

Thurnby Lodge Library
Thurncourt Road, At Roborough Green, Leicester, LE52NA
Telephone: 0116 292 4550
Distance: 0.31 Miles
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Directions from Orchard Close to Thurnby Lodge Library
Netherhall Library
117-119 Netherhall Road, Leicester, LE51NH
Telephone:
Distance: 0.64 Miles
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Directions from Orchard Close to Netherhall Library
Humberstone Library
Keyham Close, Leicester, LE51FW
Telephone:
Distance: 1.21 Miles
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Directions from Orchard Close to Humberstone Library
Hamilton Library And Learning Centre
Maidenwell Ave, Leicester, LE51BL
Telephone: 0116 2212790
Distance: 1.24 Miles
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Directions from Orchard Close to Hamilton Library And Learning Centre

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Leicester Station is 3.32 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 Orchard 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 4.08 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 Orchard 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

South Wigston Station is 5.38 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 Orchard 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

Sileby Station is 6.84 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 Orchard 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

Nearest Airports

East Midlands Airport is 17.53 miles away Directions from Orchard Close to East Midlands Airport
Birmingham International Airport is 31.5 miles away Directions from Orchard Close to Birmingham International Airport
London Oxford Airport is 56.86 miles away Directions from Orchard Close to London Oxford Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

West Lynn Ferry Landing is 60.68 miles away

Directions from Orchard Close to West Lynn Ferry Landing

King's Lynn Ferry Landing is 60.78 miles away

Directions from Orchard Close to King's Lynn Ferry Landing

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Junction: M1 J21/M69/A5460 - 6.76 Miles Away

Directions from Orchard Close to M1 J21/M69/A5460

Junction: M1 J21A/A46(T)/B5380 - 7.34 Miles Away

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

Junction: M1 J22/A50/A511 - 10.99 Miles Away

Directions from Orchard Close to M1 J22/A50/A511

Junction: M1 J23/A512 - 12.64 Miles Away

Directions from Orchard Close to M1 J23/A512

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: New Walk Museum and Art Gallery
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 3.46 (miles)
Directions from Orchard Close to New Walk Museum and Art Gallery
Attraction Name: Belgrave Hall
Historic Properties
Distance: 3.55 (miles)
Directions from Orchard Close to Belgrave Hall
Attraction Name: Abbey Pumping Station
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 3.66 (miles)
Directions from Orchard Close to Abbey Pumping Station
Attraction Name: National Space Centre
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 3.7 (miles)
Directions from Orchard Close to National Space Centre