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The Finches in Desford LE9 9DB

The Finches is a short section of road in the Leicestershire village of Desford with the postcode of LE9 9DB.

The average house in The Finches sells for £207,707.14

There are 19 other streets named The Finches in Great Britain.

The Finches is within the area of Hinckley and Bosworth District (B) Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax and the local parish council is Desford.

The Finches has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 17402013 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of The Finches is roughly 127.20 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 127.20 and the lowest point being 127.20. A change of 0.00 metres.

Average House Prices for The Finches
YearSalesAverage House Price
20191£262,500.
20171£210,000.
20163£207,167.
20152£179,975.

The Finches is located within the county of Leicestershire which is in the East Midlands (England) region of the UK. 92.55 miles North West from the centre of London, 6.97 miles West from the centre of Leicester, 17.3 miles North East from the centre of Coventry and 22.16 miles South from the centre of Derby.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for The Finches, LE9 9DB

Sunrise07:32
Sunset18:07

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LE9 9DB

Latest Weather Conditions for The Finches, LE9 9DB

Observed at Weather Station:Watnall 16 October 2021 at 20:00 (26.58 miles away)
Current Weather:Overcast
Temperature and Humidity:12.7°C (82.4%)
Wind Direction and Speed:SSW (3 mph)
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Budget Hotels near The Finches Desford

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Travelodge Leicester Hinckley Road
Address:Hinckley Rd, Kirby Muxloe, Leicester, LE3 3PG
Telephone:0871 559 1826 Learn More
3.14
2: Name:Premier Inn Leicester Forest East
Address:Hinckley Road
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3.66
3: Name:Days Inn Hotel Leicester
Address:Leicester Forest East Motorway Services Area Junction 21 / 21ANorthbound M1
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3.72
4: Name:Premier Inn Leicester Braunstone
Address:Meridian Business Park
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4.43
5: Name:Premier Inn Leicester North West
Address:Leicester Road
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5.05

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Mortgage Calculator for the Lowest Priced Property on The Finches
Total Price of Property£170,000
Minimum Deposit£8,500.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£495.83
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£851.06
Mortgage Calculator for the Highest Priced Property on The Finches
Total Price of Property£262,500
Minimum Deposit£13,125.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£765.63
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£1,314.14
Mortgage Calculator for the Average Priced Property on The Finches
Total Price of Property£207,707
Minimum Deposit£10,385.36
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£605.81
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£1,039.83
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of The Finches above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
127.20127.20127.200.00

Frequently asked Questions for The Finches

What Council (Local Authority) is The Finches in?

The Finches is located within the local authority area of Hinckley and Bosworth Borough Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is The Finches in?

The Finches is located within the area of Desford Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is The Finches in?

The Finches is located within the ward of Newbold Verdon with Desford and Peckleton.

What County is The Finches in?

The Finches is located within the ceremonial county of Leicestershire.

What Constituency is The Finches in?

The Finches is located within the constituency of Bosworth.

What Part of the UK is The Finches in?

The Finches is located within the East Midlands (England) region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is The Finches in?

The Finches is located within the Leicestershire Council area.

What Police Force area is The Finches in?

The Finches is located within the Leicestershire Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for The Finches

1 The Finches, Leicester, Desford, LE9 9DB, 6 The Finches, Leicester, Desford, LE9 9DB,
2 The Finches, Leicester, Desford, LE9 9DB, 7 The Finches, Leicester, Desford, LE9 9DB,
3 The Finches, Leicester, Desford, LE9 9DB, 8 The Finches, Leicester, Desford, LE9 9DB,
4 The Finches, Leicester, Desford, LE9 9DB, 9 The Finches, Leicester, Desford, LE9 9DB,
5 The Finches, Leicester, Desford, LE9 9DB, 11 The Finches, Leicester, Desford, LE9 9DB,

Roads that have a Junction with The Finches

Road NameJunction Type
Richmond Closepseudo node

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Location Details

The Finches
Map showing the location of The Finches
Latitude52.621326
Longitude-1.295533
OS Easting (X):447684
OS Northing (Y):302889
OS Grid Reference:SK477029

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for The Finches

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00131285
ONS Area NameDetached Retirement Living
Average Age45.38
Area Population1552.00
Male Population762.00 (49%)
Female Population790.00 (51%)
Benefit Claimants11 (1%)
LSOA Code:E01025874
LSOA Name:Hinckley and Bosworth 005C
SOA Code:5d
SOA Name:Endeavouring social renters
MSOA Code:E02005381
MSOA Name:Hinckley and Bosworth 005

Nearest Supermarkets

Sainsburys Hinckley Road Local
150a Hinckley Road, Leicester Forest East, Leicester, England, LE3 3JT
0116 239 0722
Distance: 3.34 Miles
Directions from The Finches to Sainsburys Hinckley Road Local
Waitrose At Leicester Forest East South Services
M1 Motorway Jct 21/21a, Leicester, Leicestershire
LE3 3GB
Distance: 3.68 Miles
Directions from The Finches to Waitrose At Leicester Forest East South Services
Waitrose At Leicester Forest East Services
M1 Motorway, Junction 21/21a, Leicester Forest East, Leicester
LE3 3GB
Distance: 3.68 Miles
Directions from The Finches to Waitrose At Leicester Forest East Services
Tesco Kirby Frith Express
1 Ryder Rd, Kirby Frith, Leicester, LE3 6UJ
0345 026 9055
Distance: 4.13 Miles
Directions from The Finches to Tesco Kirby Frith Express

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01455 - Hinckley
Area Code: 0116 - Leicester
Area Code: 01530 - Coalville

 Broadband Information

Speed Average Speed Median Speed Maximum Speed Next-generation access (NGA) Number of Connections
Greater than 2 Mbps 12 14.3 19.9 N 9

 Recent House Sales in The Finches

Address7 The Finches, , Leicestershire, LE9 9DB.
Sale DateFri 23 Aug 2019
Sale Price£262,500
Type of PropertyDetached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address2 The Finches, , Leicestershire, LE9 9DB.
Sale DateMon 09 Jan 2017
Sale Price£210,000
Type of PropertyDetached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address1 The Finches, , Leicestershire, LE9 9DB.
Sale DateFri 26 Aug 2016
Sale Price£227,500
Type of PropertyDetached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address6 The Finches, , Leicestershire, LE9 9DB.
Sale DateFri 08 Jul 2016
Sale Price£222,000
Type of PropertyDetached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address5 The Finches, , Leicestershire, LE9 9DB.
Sale DateWed 20 Jul 2016
Sale Price£172,000
Type of PropertyDetached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address4 The Finches, , Leicestershire, LE9 9DB.
Sale DateFri 28 Aug 2015
Sale Price£170,000
Type of PropertyDetached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address3 The Finches, , Leicestershire, LE9 9DB.
Sale DateFri 30 Jan 2015
Sale Price£189,950
Type of PropertyDetached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Hinckley and Bosworth Borough Council
Visit the Council's Website
Hinckley Hub, Rugby Road, Hinckley, Leicestershire, LE10 0FR
Send email
Telephone Number: 01455 238 141
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Bosworth
The Member of Parliament is Luke Evans
Details for the MP Luke Evans on parliament.uk
Details for the MP Luke Evans on theyworkforyou.com
In the 2019 General Election Luke Evans won with a majority of 26,278 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 81,542
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Newbold Verdon with Desford and Peckleton Ward
Parish: Desford Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Leicestershire

Nearest Car Parks

Castle Road Car Park
Castle Road, Kirby Muxloe, Leicestershire
Kirby Muxloe
LE9 2AB
Distance: 2.70 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
High Street Car Park
High Street, Earl Shilton, Leicestershire
Earl Shilton
LE9 7DD
Distance: 2.97 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
Wood Street Car Park
Wood Street, Earl Shilton, Leicestershire
Earl Shilton
LE9 7ND
Distance: 3.24 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
Meynell's Gorse Car Park
Ratby Lane, Leicester, Leicestershire
Leicester
LE3 3LF
Distance: 3.93 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

Nearest Schools

Desford Community Primary School
Distance: 0.2 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 18/10/2012)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 372
Address: Desford Community Primary School, Kirkby Road, Desford, LE9 9JH
Head: Mr Colin Wilson (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Finches to Desford Community Primary School
Bosworth Academy
Distance: 0.49 Miles
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 30/10/2017)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 1504
Address: Bosworth Academy, Leicester Lane, Desford, LE9 9JL
Head: Mr Chris Parkinson (Executive Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Finches to Bosworth Academy
Clovelly House School
Distance: 2.09 Miles
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected )
Number of Pupils: 10
Address: Clovelly House School, Clovelly, Merrylees Road, LE67 1AP
Head: Mrs Jennifer Collighan ()
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Finches to Clovelly House School
Newbold Verdon Primary School
Distance: 2.2 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 21/11/2016)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 245
Address: Newbold Verdon Primary School, Dragon Lane, Newbold Verdon, LE9 9NG
Head: Mrs Heather Causon (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Finches to Newbold Verdon 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: 5.36 (miles)
Directions from The Finches to Glenfield Hospital
Hinckley & District Hosp
Address: Mount Road, Hinckley, LE10 1AG,
Independent Sector
University Hospitals Of Leicester NHS Trust
Distance: 6.41 (miles)
Directions from The Finches to Hinckley & District Hosp
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: 6.7 (miles)
Directions from The Finches to Leicester Royal Infirmary
Stoneygate Eye Hospital
Address: 376 London Road, Leicester,
NHS Sector
Llr Provider Company Ltd
Distance: 8.12 (miles)
Directions from The Finches to Stoneygate Eye Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near The Finches

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in The Finches
0.32 High Street (dental Surgery) 3 High Street, Desford LE9 9JF
0.33 Desford Dental Care 18 Manor Road, Desford LE9 9JR
3.29 Dental Surgery 128 Wood Street, Earl Shilton LE9 7ND
3.97 Dental Surgery 39 Barton Road, Osbaston CV13 0EU
4.03 Dental Surgery 530 Braunstone Lane LE3 3DH

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near The Finches

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near The Finches
0.42 Desford Medical Centre 54 Main Street, Desford LE9 9GR tel:01455 828947
2.21 Newbold Verdon Med.pract. St. Georges Close, Newbold Verdon LE9 9PZ tel:01455 822171
2.89 Ratby Surgery 122-124 Station Road, Ratby LE6 0JP tel:0116 2394960
2.89 Hunters Lodge Medical Practice Warren Lane LE3 3LW
3.39 Heath Lane Surgery Heath Lane, Earl Shilton LE9 7PB tel:01455 844431

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near The Finches

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near The Finches
0.32 Desford Pharmacy 1b High Street, Desford LE9 9JF tel:01455 823548
1.92 Heathbrook Pharmacy 10 Arnolds Crescent, Newbold Verdon LE9 9LD tel:01455 822779
2.74 The Village Pharmacy 3 Enterprise Houses, Kirby Muxloe LE9 2AE tel:0116 2387353
2.78 Ratby Chemist 10 Main Street, Ratby LE6 0JG tel:0116 2393139
2.89 Lloydspharmacy Warren Court, Warren Lane, Leicester Forest East LE3 3LW tel:0166 2386330

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near The Finches

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near The Finches
2.78 Castle Opticians (kirby Muxloe) 47 Main Street, Kirby Muxloe LE9 2AN
3.32 Optivision Opticians Ltd 7-9 Wood Street, Earl Shilton LE9 7NE
3.51 Complete Community Care Warwickshire Ltd 120 Heath Lane, Earl Shilton LE9 7PD http:HTTP://WWW.COMPLETECOMMUNITYCARE.CO.UK
3.58 In Home Eye Care (barleston) 67 Bagworth Road, Barlestone CV13 0EQ
3.96 Henry Smith & Hamylton Ltd - Leicester Forest East Practice 2 Park Drive, Leicester Forest East LE3 3FN

Nearest Libraries

Desford Library
Main Street, Desford, LE99JP
Telephone: 0116 305 3581
Distance: 0.35 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from The Finches to Desford Library
Newbold Verdon Library
Sparkenhoe, Main Street, Newbold Verdon, LE99NP
Telephone: 0116 3053661
Distance: 1.92 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from The Finches to Newbold Verdon Library
Kirby Muxloe Library
Station Road, Kirby Muxloe, LE92EN
Telephone: 0116 3053714
Distance: 2.78 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from The Finches to Kirby Muxloe Library
Ratby Library
Main Street, Ratby, LE60LN
Telephone: 0116 3053668
Distance: 2.87 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from The Finches to Ratby Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Narborough Station is 5.19 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 The Finches 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

Hinckley (Leics) Station is 6.77 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 The Finches 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

Leicester Station is 7.18 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 The Finches 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 7.29 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 The Finches 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

Nearest Airports

East Midlands Airport is 14.28 miles away Directions from The Finches to East Midlands Airport
Coventry Airport is 19.07 miles away Directions from The Finches to Coventry Airport
Birmingham International Airport is 21.69 miles away Directions from The Finches to Birmingham International Airport
London Oxford Airport is 54.49 miles away Directions from The Finches to London Oxford Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

West Lynn Ferry Landing is 71.17 miles away

Directions from The Finches to West Lynn Ferry Landing

King's Lynn Ferry Landing is 71.27 miles away

Directions from The Finches to King's Lynn Ferry Landing

Sharpness Old Docks is 79.76 miles away

Directions from The Finches to Sharpness Old Docks

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Junction: M1 J21A/A46(T)/B5380 - 3.34 Miles Away

Directions from The Finches to M1 J21A/A46(T)/B5380

Junction: M1 J21/M69/A5460 - 4.46 Miles Away

Directions from The Finches to M1 J21/M69/A5460

Junction: M1 J22/A50/A511 - 5.15 Miles Away

Directions from The Finches to M1 J22/A50/A511

Junction: M69 J2/B4669 - 5.68 Miles Away

Directions from The Finches to M69 J2/B4669

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Tropical Birdland
Wildlife
Distance: 0.71 (miles)
Directions from The Finches to Tropical Birdland
Attraction Name: Kirby Muxloe Castle
Historic Properties
Distance: 3.06 (miles)
Directions from The Finches to Kirby Muxloe Castle
Attraction Name: Bosworth Battlefield Heritage Centre
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 4.93 (miles)
Directions from The Finches to Bosworth Battlefield Heritage Centre
Attraction Name: Hinckley and District Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 6.31 (miles)
Directions from The Finches to Hinckley and District Museum