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Maura Close in Whetstone LE8 6BW

Maura Close is a Street in the Leicestershire village of Whetstone with the postcode of LE8 6BW and measures approximately 40 metres long.

The average house in Maura Close sells for £242,666.67

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

Maura Close 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 Whetstone.

Maura Close has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 2800744 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of Maura Close is roughly 72.50 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 72.60 and the lowest point being 72.10. A change of 0.50 metres.

Average House Prices for Maura Close
YearSalesAverage House Price
20192£234,000.
20181£260,000.

Maura Close is located within the county of Leicestershire which is in the East Midlands (England) region of the UK. 86.45 miles North West from the centre of London, 5.35 miles South from the centre of Leicester, 17.7 miles North East from the centre of Coventry and 25.44 miles North West from the centre of Northampton.

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Walking DistancesBlue Circle = 5 Minutes Walk (400 metres)
Green Circle = 10 Minutes Walk (800 metres)
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Sunset and Sunrise times for Maura Close, LE8 6BW

Sunrise07:50
Sunset17:46

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LE8 6BW

Latest Weather Conditions for Maura Close, LE8 6BW

Observed at Weather Station:Wittering 26 October 2021 at 03:00 (30.28 miles away)
Current Weather:Cloudy
Temperature and Humidity:7.2°C (97.9%)
Wind Direction and Speed:SSW (7 mph)
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Budget Hotels near Maura Close Whetstone

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Premier Inn Leicester Fosse Park
Address:Braunstone Lane East
Telephone: Learn More
3.42
2: Name:Premier Inn Leicester Braunstone
Address:Meridian Business Park
Telephone: Learn More
3.51
3: Name:Days Inn Hotel Leicester
Address:Leicester Forest East Motorway Services Area Junction 21 / 21ANorthbound M1
Telephone: Learn More
4.08
4: Name:Holiday Inn Express Leicester
Address:Raw Dykes Road, Filbert Way
Telephone: Learn More
4.27
5: Name:Premier Inn Leicester Forest East
Address:Hinckley Road
Telephone: Learn More
4.50

Buying a House in Maura Close? View our Mortgage Examples

Mortgage Calculator for the Lowest Priced Property on Maura Close
Total Price of Property£178,000
Minimum Deposit£8,900.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£519.17
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£891.11
Mortgage Calculator for the Highest Priced Property on Maura Close
Total Price of Property£290,000
Minimum Deposit£14,500.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£845.83
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£1,451.81
Mortgage Calculator for the Average Priced Property on Maura Close
Total Price of Property£242,667
Minimum Deposit£12,133.33
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£707.78
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£1,214.85
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Maura Close above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
72.5072.1072.600.50

Frequently asked Questions for Maura Close

What Council (Local Authority) is Maura Close in?

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

What Parish Council is Maura Close in?

Maura Close is located within the area of Whetstone Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is Maura Close in?

Maura Close is located within the ward of North Whetstone.

What County is Maura Close in?

Maura Close is located within the ceremonial county of Leicestershire.

What Constituency is Maura Close in?

Maura Close is located within the constituency of South Leicestershire.

What Part of the UK is Maura Close in?

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

What County Council area is Maura Close in?

Maura Close is located within the Leicestershire Council area.

What Police Force area is Maura Close in?

Maura Close is located within the Leicestershire Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for Maura Close

1 Maura Close, Leicester, Whetstone, LE8 6BW, 4 Maura Close, Leicester, Whetstone, LE8 6BW,
2 Maura Close, Leicester, Whetstone, LE8 6BW, 7 Maura Close, Leicester, Whetstone, LE8 6BW,

Roads that have a Junction with Maura Close

Road NameJunction Type
Muntjack Roadjunction

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Location Details

Maura Close
Map showing the location of Maura Close
Latitude52.563279
Longitude-1.175906
OS Easting (X):455855
OS Northing (Y):296519
OS Grid Reference:SP559965

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Maura Close

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00130146
ONS Area NameWhite Suburban Communities
Average Age35.61
Area Population2060.00
Male Population1005.00 (49%)
Female Population1055.00 (51%)
Benefit Claimants5 (0%)
LSOA Code:E01025648
LSOA Name:Blaby 009D
SOA Code:8c
SOA Name:Comfortable suburbia
MSOA Code:E02005341
MSOA Name:Blaby 009

Nearest Supermarkets

Iceland Blaby
8 Johns Court, Blaby, LE8 4DJ
01162781295
Distance: 0.93 Miles
Directions from Maura Close to Iceland Blaby
Waitrose Blaby
8 John's Court, Lutterworth Road, Blaby, Leicestershire, LE8 4DJ
0116 2775158
Distance: 0.95 Miles
Directions from Maura Close to Waitrose Blaby
Tesco Countesthorpe Express
King William IV, 5 The Square, Countesthorpe, LE8 5RN
0345 610 2940
Distance: 1.76 Miles
Directions from Maura Close to Tesco Countesthorpe Express
Tesco Narborough Express
1 Copt Oak Court, Narborough, Leicester, LE19 3WY
0345 671 9249
Distance: 1.96 Miles
Directions from Maura Close to Tesco Narborough Express

 Telephone Information

Dialling CodeTelephone ExchangeTelephone CabinetFibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises
0116NARBOROUGH; LEICESTERSHIRE - EMNARBOP26FTTC

 Broadband Information

Speed Average Speed Median Speed Maximum Speed Next-generation access (NGA) Number of Connections
Less than 2 Mbps 9 3.2 >=30 Y 6

 Recent House Sales in Maura Close

Address7 Maura Close, , Leicestershire, LE8 6BW.
Sale DateFri 29 Nov 2019
Sale Price£290,000
Type of PropertyDetached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address3 Maura Close, , Leicestershire, LE8 6BW.
Sale DateThu 11 Jul 2019
Sale Price£178,000
Type of PropertySemi-Detached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address2 Maura Close, , Leicestershire, LE8 6BW.
Sale DateFri 27 Apr 2018
Sale Price£260,000
Type of PropertyDetached
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 South Leicestershire
The Member of Parliament is Alberto Costa
Details for the MP Alberto Costa on parliament.uk
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In the 2019 General Election Alberto Costa won with a majority of 24,004 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 80,520
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: North Whetstone Ward
Parish: Whetstone Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Leicestershire

Nearest Car Parks

High Street Car Park
High Street, Whetstone, Leicestershire
Whetstone
LE8 6LP
Distance: 0.72 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
Johns Court Car Park
Enderby Road, Blaby, Leicestershire
Blaby
LE8 4DJ
Distance: 0.97 km (click for directions)
Return prohibited within 3 hours.
Telephone: 01162727513
Operated by: Blaby District Council
Enderby Road Car Park
Enderby Road, Blaby, Leicestershire
Blaby
LE8 4DJ
Distance: 0.99 km (click for directions)
Return prohibited within 3 hours
Telephone: 01162727513
Operated by: Blaby District Council
Wigston Road Car Park
Wigston Road, Blaby, Leicestershire
Blaby
LE8 4FU
Distance: 1.07 km (click for directions)
All day £1.00
Telephone: 01162727513
Operated by: Blaby District Council

Nearest Schools

Badgerbrook Primary School
Distance: 0.16 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 03/10/2011)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 420
Address: Badgerbrook Primary School, Badger Drive, Whetstone, LE8 6ZW
Head: Ms Angie Meyrick (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Maura Close to Badgerbrook Primary School
St Peter's Church of England Primary School Whetstone
Distance: 0.61 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected 22/01/2018)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Address: St Peter's Church of England Primary School Whetstone, Wale Road, Whetstone, LE8 6NJ
Head: Mrs Alison Banks (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Maura Close to St Peter's Church of England Primary School Whetstone
Blaby Stokes Church of England Primary School
Distance: 0.68 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 4 Inadequate ( Inspected 15/05/2017)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 391
Address: Blaby Stokes Church of England Primary School, Queens Road, Blaby, LE8 4EG
Head: Ms Kerry Rodger ()
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Maura Close to Blaby Stokes Church of England Primary School
Countesthorpe Leysland Community College
Distance: 0.82 Miles
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 4 Inadequate ( Inspected 08/10/2019)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 1425
Address: Countesthorpe Leysland Community College, Winchester Road, Countesthorpe, LE8 5PR
Head: Mrs Catherine Aitcheson (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Maura Close to Countesthorpe Leysland Community College

Nearest Hospitals

Stoneygate Eye Hospital
Address: 376 London Road, Leicester,
NHS Sector
Llr Provider Company Ltd
Distance: 4.62 (miles)
Directions from Maura Close to Stoneygate Eye 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: 4.7 (miles)
Directions from Maura Close to Leicester Royal Infirmary
Spire Leicester Hospital
Address: Gartree Road, Leicester, LE2 2FF,
Independent Sector
Spire Healthcare
Telephone: 0116 265 3685
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 5.26 (miles)
Directions from Maura Close to Spire 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: 6.07 (miles)
Directions from Maura Close to Leicester General Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Maura Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Maura Close
0.31 Whetstone Dental Surgery 3 Grove Road, Whetstone LE8 6LN
0.85 Dental Surgery 42 Lutterworth Road, Blaby LE8 4DN
1.30 Narborough Dental Surgery 21 Leicester Road, Narborough LE19 2HL
1.76 Dental Surgery 7 Carvers Corner, Grange Drive, Glen Parva LE2 9PE
1.76 Rd Dental 18 Central Street, Countesthorpe LE8 5QJ

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Maura Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near Maura Close
0.85 Hazelmere Medical Centre 58 Lutterworth Road, Blaby LE8 4DN tel:0116 2771666
1.05 Northfield Medical Centre 12 Villers Court, Blaby LE8 4NS tel:0116 3192203
1.25 C/o The Limes Medical Centre 65 Leicester Road, Narborough LE19 2DU tel:0845 0450428
1.25 The Limes Medical Centre 65 Leicester Road, Narborough LE19 2DU tel:0116 2864421
1.76 Countesthorpe Health Centre Central Street, Countesthorpe LE8 5QJ tel:0116 2776336

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Maura Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near Maura Close
0.68 Whetstone Chemist 48 High Street, Whetstone LE8 6LP tel:0116 2750731
0.85 Lloydspharmacy 3 Lutterworth Road, Blaby LE8 4DW tel:0116 2772535
1.02 Lloydspharmacy 1 Villers Court, Blaby LE8 4HP tel:0116 2771408
1.22 Village Pharmacy 2 Victoria Street, Narborough LE19 2DP tel:0116 2867047
1.22 Cosby Pharmacy 67 Main Street, Cosby LE9 1UW tel:0116 2869211

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Maura Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Maura Close
0.85 Specsavers (blaby) 7 Lutterworth Road, Blaby LE8 4DW
0.95 Blaby Eyecare 15 Johns Court, Blaby LE8 4DJ
1.07 Edmonds And Slatter Opticians (blaby) 3 Sycamore Corner, Leicester Road, Blaby LE8 4GR
1.25 Narborough Eyecare Ltd 3 Royal Court, Leicester Road, Narborough LE19 2EG
2.34 Boots Opticians (fosse Park - Leicester) Unit 2, Fosse Park Shopping Centre, Fosse Park Avenue LE19 1HJ

Nearest Libraries

Blaby Library
Lutterworth Road, Blaby, LE84DW
Telephone: 0116 3053516
Distance: 0.85 Miles
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Directions from Maura Close to Blaby Library
Cosby Library
Park Road, Cosby, LE91RN
Telephone: 0116 305 8764
Distance: 1.21 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Maura Close to Cosby Library
Narborough Library
Narborough Library, Station Road, Narborough, LE192HR
Telephone: 0116 3053706
Distance: 1.3 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Maura Close to Narborough Library
Countesthorpe Library
Station Road, Countesthorpe, Harborough, LE85TB
Telephone: 0116 305 3527
Distance: 1.43 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Maura Close to Countesthorpe Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Narborough Station is 1.28 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 Maura 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

South Wigston Station is 2.19 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 Maura 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

Leicester Station is 5.17 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 Maura 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

Hinckley (Leics) Station is 8.46 miles away.

Address: Hinckley station, Station Road, Hinckley, Leicestershire, LE10 1UE

Hinckley (Leics) is situated on the Birmingham to Peterborough Line and is managed by East Midlands Railway.

Hinckley (Leics) Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Maura Close to Hinckley (Leics) Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Birmingham New Street00:38:00
Coleshill Parkway00:22:00
Leicester00:20:30
Narborough00:08:00
Nuneaton00:07:00
South Wigston00:14:00

Nearest Airports

Coventry Airport is 18.46 miles away Directions from Maura Close to Coventry Airport
East Midlands Airport is 19.32 miles away Directions from Maura Close to East Midlands Airport
Birmingham International Airport is 24.57 miles away Directions from Maura Close to Birmingham International Airport
London Oxford Airport is 50.8 miles away Directions from Maura Close to London Oxford Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

West Lynn Ferry Landing is 66.93 miles away

Directions from Maura Close to West Lynn Ferry Landing

King's Lynn Ferry Landing is 67.03 miles away

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Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Junction: M1 J21/M69/A5460 - 2.69 Miles Away

Directions from Maura Close to M1 J21/M69/A5460

Junction: M1 J21A/A46(T)/B5380 - 5.65 Miles Away

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

Junction: M69 J2/B4669 - 6.14 Miles Away

Directions from Maura Close to M69 J2/B4669

Junction: M1 J20/A4304/A4303 - 7.85 Miles Away

Directions from Maura Close to M1 J20/A4304/A4303

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Wigston Framework Knitters Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 3.05 (miles)
Directions from Maura Close to Wigston Framework Knitters Museum
Attraction Name: New Walk Museum and Art Gallery
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 4.96 (miles)
Directions from Maura Close to New Walk Museum and Art Gallery
Attraction Name: Newarke Houses Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 4.99 (miles)
Directions from Maura Close to Newarke Houses Museum
Attraction Name: Jewry Wall Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 5.14 (miles)
Directions from Maura Close to Jewry Wall Museum