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Almond Close Countesthorpe LE8 5TG

Almond Close is a Street in the Leicestershire village of Countesthorpe with the postcode of LE8 5TG

The local council responsible for Almond Close is Blaby District Council which is a District Council and the local parish council is Countesthorpe Civil Parish.

Almond Close is located within the county of Leicestershire which is in the East Midlands Euro Reg of the UK. 85.4 miles North West from the centre of London, 5.46 miles South from the centre of Leicester, 18.53 miles North East from the centre of Coventry and 24.47 miles North West from the centre of Northampton.

Latest Weather Conditions for Almond Close

Observed at Weather Station:Church Lawford 18 January 2018 at 00:00 (15.81 miles away)
Current Weather:Cloudy
Temperature and Humidity:5.5°C (95.3%)
Wind Direction and Speed:SSW (10 mph)

Frequently asked Questions for Almond Close

What Council (Local Authority) is Almond Close in?

Almond Close is located within the local authority area of Blaby District Council which is a District Council.

What Parish Council is Almond Close in?

Almond Close is located within the area of Countesthorpe Civil Parish.

What Electoral Ward is Almond Close in?

Almond Close is located within the ward of Countesthorpe Ward.

What County is Almond Close in?

Almond Close is located within the ceremonial county of Leicestershire.

What Constituency is Almond Close in?

Almond Close is located within the constituency of South Leicestershire Co Const.

What Region of the UK is Almond Close in?

Almond Close is located within the East Midlands Euro Reg region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Almond Close in?

Almond Close is located within the Leicestershire Council area.

What Police Force area is Almond Close in?

Almond Close is located within the Leicestershire Police Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for Almond Close

1 Almond Close, Leicester, Countesthorpe, LE8 5TG, 7 Almond Close, Leicester, Countesthorpe, LE8 5TG,
2 Almond Close, Leicester, Countesthorpe, LE8 5TG, 11 Almond Close, Leicester, Countesthorpe, LE8 5TG,
3 Almond Close, Leicester, Countesthorpe, LE8 5TG, 12 Almond Close, Leicester, Countesthorpe, LE8 5TG,
5 Almond Close, Leicester, Countesthorpe, LE8 5TG, 13 Almond Close, Leicester, Countesthorpe, LE8 5TG,

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Postcodes for Almond Close

LE8 5TG

House Sales2016 House Sales in Almond Close

Address5 Almond Close, Countesthorpe, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE8 5TG.
Date of SaleFri 11 Mar 2016
Sale Price£147,500
Type of PropertySemi-Detached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold

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Location detailsCar Parks near Almond Close

Main Street Car Park
Main Street, Countesthorpe, Leicestershire
Countesthorpe
LE8 5QX
Distance: 0.86 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
Central Street Car Park
Central Street, Countesthorpe, Leicestershire
Countesthorpe
LE8 5QJ
Distance: 0.91 km (click for directions)
Free of charge car park max stay 2 hours.Return prohibited within 2 hours
Telephone: 01162727513
Operated by: Blaby District Council
Countesthorpe Road Car Park
Countesthorpe Road, South Wigston, Leicestershire
South Wigston
LE18 4PZ
Distance: 2.58 km (click for directions)
Free of charge car park
Telephone: 01162572830
Operated by: Oadby and Wigston Borough Council
Wigston Road Car Park
Wigston Road, Blaby, Leicestershire
Blaby
LE8 4FU
Distance: 2.77 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: 2.86 km (click for directions)
Free of charge car park
Telephone: 01162572830
Operated by: Oadby and Wigston Borough Council
Height

Height

The Central point of Almond Close is approximately 93 Metres above sea level
Location details

Location Details

Almond Close
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Latitude/Longitude: 52.557224070000, -1.14454202500000
OS Reference: 457989.547644, 295871.045532
OS Grid Reference: SP580959

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Almond Close

OS Landranger Map Number: 140
OS Landranger Map Name: Leicester Coventry & Rugby
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Area Code: 0116 - Leicester
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Less than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 1.9
Median Speed: 2.1
Maximum Speed: 2.8
Next-generation access (NGA)?: N
Number of Connections: 12

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

Greenfield Primary School

Distance: 0.21 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 587
Address: Gwendoline Drive, Countesthorpe, LE8 5SG
Telephone: 01162773584
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Almond Close to Greenfield Primary School

Leysland High School

Distance: 0.96 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 686
Address: Winchester Road, Countesthorpe, LE8 5PR
Telephone: 01162771555
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Almond Close to Leysland High School

Countesthorpe Nursery School

Distance: 1.14 Kilometers
Type: LA Nursery School
Phase: Nursery
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 64
Address: The Drive, Countesthorpe, LE8 5PB
Telephone: 01162773489
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Almond Close to Countesthorpe Nursery School

Blaby Thistly Meadow Primary School

Distance: 1.63 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 210
Address: Hospital Lane, Blaby, LE8 4FE
Telephone: 01162775648
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Almond Close to Blaby Thistly Meadow Primary School
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Spire Leicester Hospital

Address: Gartree Road, Leicester, LE2 2FF,
Independent Sector
Spire Healthcare
Telephone: 0116 265 3685
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 7.6 (km)
Directions from Almond Close to Spire Leicester 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: 7.87 (km)
Directions from Almond Close to Leicester Royal Infirmary

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: 9.1 (km)
Directions from Almond Close to Leicester General Hospital

Nuffield Health, Leicester Hospital

Address: Scraptoft Lane, Leicester, LE5 1HY,
Independent Sector
Nuffield Health
Telephone: 0800 015 5020
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 10.82 (km)
Directions from Almond Close to Nuffield Health, Leicester Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Countesthorpe Health Centre

Address: Countesthorpe Health Ctr., Central Street, Countesthorpe, Leicestershire, LE8 5QJ
Telephone: 0116 2776336
Distance: 0.61 (km)
Directions from Almond Close to Countesthorpe Health Centre

Hazelmere Medical Centre

Address: Hazelmere Medical Centre, 58 Lutterworth Road,blaby, Leicester, LE8 4DN
Telephone: 0116 2771666
Distance: 2.25 (km)
Directions from Almond Close to Hazelmere Medical Centre

Northfield Medical Centre

Address: Northfield Medical Centre, 12 Villers Court, Blaby, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE8 4NS
Telephone: 0116 3192203
Distance: 2.55 (km)
Directions from Almond Close to Northfield Medical Centre

South Wigston Health Ctr.

Address: South Wigston Health Ctr., 80 Blaby Road, South Wigston, Leicestershire, LE18 4SE
Telephone: 0116 2782028
Distance: 2.78 (km)
Directions from Almond Close to South Wigston Health Ctr.
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Rd Dental

Address: 18 Central Street, Countesthorpe, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE8 5QJ
Distance: 0.61 (km)
Directions from Almond Close to Rd Dental

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 42 Lutterworth Road, Blaby, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE8 4DN
Distance: 2.25 (km)
Directions from Almond Close to Dental Surgery

Whetstone Dental Surgery

Address: Whetstone Dental Surgery, 3 Grove Road, Whetstone, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE8 6LN
Distance: 2.46 (km)
Directions from Almond Close to Whetstone Dental Surgery

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 7 Carvers Corner, Grange Drive, Glen Parva, Leicester, LE2 9PE
Distance: 3.48 (km)
Directions from Almond Close to Dental Surgery
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Countesthorpe Library

Station Road, Countesthorpe, Harborough, LE85TB
Telephone: 0116 305 3527
Distance: 0.36 Kilometres
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Directions from Almond Close to Countesthorpe Library

Blaby Library

Lutterworth Road, Blaby, LE84DW
Telephone: 0116 3053516
Distance: 2.27 Kilometres
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Directions from Almond Close to Blaby Library

South Wigston Library

Bassett Street, South Wigston, Wigston, LE184PE
Telephone: 0116 3053533
Distance: 2.52 Kilometres
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Directions from Almond Close to South Wigston Library

Cosby Library

Park Road, Cosby, LE91RN
Telephone: 0116 305 8764
Distance: 3.51 Kilometres
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Directions from Almond Close to Cosby Library

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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

South Wigston Station is 2.87 Kilometers away

Directions from Almond Close to South Wigston

South Wigston station is operated by East Midlands Trains in the Harborough area on the Nuneaton - South Wigston stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Audley End • Birmingham New Street • Cambridge • Coleshill Parkway • Ely • Hinckley • Leicester • March • Melton Mowbray • Narborough • Nuneaton • Oakham • Peterborough • Stamford • Stansted Airport • Water Orton

Narborough Station is 4.27 Kilometers away

Directions from Almond Close to Narborough

Narborough station is operated by East Midlands Trains in the South Leicestershire area on the Nuneaton - South Wigston stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Audley End • Birmingham New Street • Cambridge • Coleshill Parkway • Ely • Hinckley • Leicester • March • Melton Mowbray • Nuneaton • Oakham • Peterborough • South Wigston • Stamford • Stansted Airport • Water Orton

Leicester Station is 8.35 Kilometers away

Directions from Almond Close to Leicester

Leicester station is operated by East Midlands Trains in the Leicester South area on the Bedford - Corby / Nottingham stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Alfreton • Ashchurch • Attenborough • Audley End • Barrow-Upon-Soar • Bedford Midland • Beeston • Belper • Birmingham New Street • Bleasby • Bromsgrove • Burton Joyce • Cambridge • Carlton • Cheltenham Spa • Chesterfield • Coleshill Parkway • Collingham • Derby • Doncaster • East Midlands Parkway • Ely • Fiskerton • Gloucester • Hinckley • Hykeham • Kettering • Langley Mill • Leeds • Lincoln Central • Long Eaton • Loughborough • Lowdham • Luton • Luton Airport Parkway • Manea • March • Market Harborough • Melton Mowbray • Metheringham • Narborough • Newark Castle • Nottingham • Nuneaton • Oakham • Peterborough • Rolleston • Ruskington • Scarborough • Sheffield • Sileby • Sleaford • South Wigston • St.Pancras • Stamford • Stansted Airport • Swinderby • Syston • Thurgarton • University • Wakefield Westgate • Water Orton • Wellingborough • Whittlesea • York

Hinckley Station is 15.56 Kilometers away

Directions from Almond Close to Hinckley

Hinckley station is operated by East Midlands Trains in the Bosworth area on the Nuneaton - South Wigston stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Audley End • Birmingham New Street • Cambridge • Coleshill Parkway • Ely • Leicester • March • Melton Mowbray • Narborough • Nuneaton • Oakham • Peterborough • South Wigston • Stamford • Stansted Airport • Water Orton

Airports

Nearest Airports

Coventry Airport is 30.71 Kilometers away Directions from Almond Close to Coventry Airport
East Midlands Airport is 32.46 Kilometers away Directions from Almond Close to East Midlands Airport
London Oxford Airport is 81.29 Kilometers away Directions from Almond Close to London Oxford Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Almond Close is approximately 1.71 miles from the M1

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M1 J21/M69/A5460 - 5.89 Km Away
Directions from Almond Close to M1 J21/M69/A5460
Junction: M1 J21A/A46(T)/B5380 - 10.58 Km Away
Directions from Almond Close to M1 J21A/A46(T)/B5380
Junction: M69 J2/B4669 - 11.8 Km Away
Directions from Almond Close to M69 J2/B4669
Junction: M1 J20/A4304/A4303 - 12.32 Km Away
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In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Express

5 The Square, Countesthorpe, Leicestershire, LE8 5RN
Distance: 0.56 Kilometres
Directions from Almond Close to Tesco Express

Waitrose Ltd

5 The Square, Countesthorpe, Leicestershire, LE8 5RN8 Johns Court, Blaby, Leicestershire, LE8 4DJ
Distance: 2.36 Kilometres
Directions from Almond Close to Waitrose Ltd

Central England Co-operative Society

5 The Square, Countesthorpe, Leicestershire, LE8 5RN8 Johns Court, Blaby, Leicestershire, LE8 4DJDog And Gun Lane, Whetstone, Leicestershire, LE8 6LJ
Distance: 2.48 Kilometres
Directions from Almond Close to Central England Co-operative Society

Co-operative Retail Services Ltd

79 Blaby Road, Wigston, Leicestershire, LE18 4PB
Distance: 2.65 Kilometres
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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Museums & Art Galleries

Attraction Name: Wigston Framework Knitters Museum
Distance: 3.66 (km)
Directions from Almond Close to Wigston Framework Knitters Museum

Museums & Art Galleries

Attraction Name: New Walk Museum and Art Gallery
Distance: 8.05 (km)
Directions from Almond Close to New Walk Museum and Art Gallery

Museums & Art Galleries

Attraction Name: Newarke Houses Museum
Distance: 8.29 (km)
Directions from Almond Close to Newarke Houses Museum

Visitor Centres

Attraction Name: King Richard III Visitor Centre
Distance: 8.56 (km)
Directions from Almond Close to King Richard III Visitor Centre

Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Blaby District
Visit the Council's Website
Council Offices
Desford Road
Narborough
Leicester
Leicestershire
LE19 2EP
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 01162 750 555
Ward: Countesthorpe Ward
Parish: Countesthorpe Ward
Ceremonial County: Leicestershire
County Council:
Address:
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of South Leicestershire
The Member of Parliament is Alberto Costa
Details for the MP Alberto Costa on parliament.uk
Details for the MP Alberto Costa on theyworkforyou.com
In the 2017 General Election Alberto Costa won with a majority of 18631 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 78985
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01025619
Ons Area Name:Blaby 011D
Average Age : 45.38
Population: 1643.00
Male Population: 797.00 (48.51%)
Female Population: 846.00 (51.49%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 18 (1.1%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force: Leicestershire Police
Find a Local Neighbourhood Watch Scheme

This neighbourhood beat covers the villages of Countesthorpe, Foston and Kilby.

Although the neighbourhood as a whole has seen a reduction in crime in recent years, anti-social behaviour has increased as an area of concern for local residents, which police have focused on.

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Telephone: 101
Policing Links:
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