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Bishop Close in Leighton Buzzard

Bishop Close is a Street in the town of Leighton Buzzard and measures approximately 178 metres long.

The average house in Bishop Close sells for £290,181.25

There are 18 other streets named Bishop Close in Great Britain.

Bishop Close is within the area of Central Bedfordshire Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax .

Bishop Close has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 35101814 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of Bishop Close is roughly 96.80 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 97.50 and the lowest point being 96.50. A change of 1.00 metres.

Average House Prices for Bishop Close
YearSalesAverage House Price
20183£335,167.
20172£285,000.
20162£255,000.
20151£235,950.

Bishop Close has the postcodes of LU7 4SJ and LU7 4ST.

Bishop Close is located within the county of which is in the East of England region of the UK. 36.49 miles North West from the centre of London, 9.86 miles North East from the centre of Aylesbury, 9.96 miles West from the centre of Luton and 10.3 miles South East from the centre of Milton Keynes.

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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 Bishop Close

Sunrise04:41
Sunset21:23

We have found postcodes for Bishop Close.

LU7 4SJ
LU7 4ST

Latest Weather Conditions for Bishop Close

Observed at Weather Station:Woburn 15 June 2021 at 18:00 (7.47 miles away)
Current Weather:Clear night
Temperature and Humidity:23.3°C (45.6%)
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Budget Hotels near Bishop Close Leighton Buzzard

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Travelodge Toddington M1 Southbound
Address:Moto Service Area, M1, Toddington, Dunstable, LU5 6HR
Telephone:0871 984 6214 Learn More
6.46
2: Name:Holiday Inn Express Dunstable
Address:Vinci Site, London Road
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6.46
3: Name:Premier Inn Dunstable Luton
Address:350 Luton Road
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4: Name:Premier Inn Milton Keynes South
Address:Bletcham Way
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5: Name:Travelodge Luton
Address:641 Dunstable Rd, Luton, LU4 8RQ
Telephone:0871 984 6355 Learn More
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Buying a House in Bishop Close? View our Mortgage Examples

Mortgage Calculator for the Lowest Priced Property on Bishop Close
Total Price of Property£235,000
Minimum Deposit£11,750.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£685.42
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£1,176.47
Mortgage Calculator for the Highest Priced Property on Bishop Close
Total Price of Property£442,000
Minimum Deposit£22,100.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£1,289.17
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£2,212.76
Mortgage Calculator for the Average Priced Property on Bishop Close
Total Price of Property£290,181
Minimum Deposit£14,509.06
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£846.36
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£1,452.72
Policing for Bishop Close

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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Bishop Close above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
96.8096.5097.501.00

Frequently asked Questions for Bishop Close

What Council (Local Authority) is Bishop Close in?

Bishop Close is located within the local authority area of Central Bedfordshire Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Bishop Close in?

Bishop Close is in an unparished area.

What Electoral Ward is Bishop Close in?

Bishop Close is located within the ward of Leighton Buzzard South.

What County is Bishop Close in?

Bishop Close is not in a ceremonial county.

What Constituency is Bishop Close in?

Bishop Close is located within the constituency of South West Bedfordshire.

What Part of the UK is Bishop Close in?

Bishop Close is located within the East of England region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Bishop Close in?

Bishop Close is not in a County Council area.

What Police Force area is Bishop Close in?

Bishop Close is located within the Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for Bishop Close

2 Bishop Close, Leighton Buzzard, LU7 4ST, 11 Bishop Close, Leighton Buzzard, LU7 4SJ,
4 Bishop Close, Leighton Buzzard, LU7 4ST, 12 Bishop Close, Leighton Buzzard, LU7 4ST,
5 Bishop Close, Leighton Buzzard, Leighton Buzzard, LU7 4SJ, 15 Bishop Close, Leighton Buzzard, LU7 4SJ,
6 Bishop Close, Leighton Buzzard, LU7 4ST, 17 Bishop Close, Leighton Buzzard, LU7 4SJ,
6 Bishop Close, Leighton Buzzard, Leighton Buzzard, LU7 4ST, 17 Bishop Close, Leighton Buzzard, Leighton Buzzard, LU7 4SJ,
8 Bishop Close, Leighton Buzzard, Leighton Buzzard, LU7 4ST, 21 Bishop Close, Leighton Buzzard, LU7 4SJ,
9 Bishop Close, Leighton Buzzard, LU7 4SJ, 25 Bishop Close, Leighton Buzzard, LU7 4SJ,
9 Bishop Close, Leighton Buzzard, Leighton Buzzard, LU7 4SJ, 25 Bishop Close, Leighton Buzzard, Leighton Buzzard, LU7 4SJ,
10 Bishop Close, Leighton Buzzard, LU7 4ST, 30 Bishop Close, Leighton Buzzard, LU7 4ST,
10 Bishop Close, Leighton Buzzard, Leighton Buzzard, LU7 4ST,

Roads that have a Junction with Bishop Close

Road NameJunction Type
Roundel Driveroundabout
Swales Driveroundabout
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Location Details

Bishop Close
Map showing the location of Bishop Close
Latitude51.911753
Longitude-0.639791
OS Easting (X):493551
OS Northing (Y):224613
OS Grid Reference:SP936246

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Bishop Close

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00088703
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Nearest Supermarkets

Sainsburys Leighton Buzzard Trivia Close Local
Trivia Close, LEIGHTON BUZZARD, England, LU7 9SS
01525 373 705
Distance: 0.71 Miles
Directions from Bishop Close to Sainsburys Leighton Buzzard Trivia Close Local
Morrisons Leighton Buzzard
Lake Street, Leighton Buzzard LU7 1WS
01525 851909
Distance: 0.73 Miles
Directions from Bishop Close to Morrisons Leighton Buzzard
Tesco Appenine Way Express
1-4 Aries Court, Appenine Way, Leighton Buzzard, LU7 3XW
0345 026 9323
Distance: 0.81 Miles
Directions from Bishop Close to Tesco Appenine Way Express
Iceland Leighton Bzard
9/11 Market Square, Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire, LU7 1EU
01525379421
Distance: 0.98 Miles
Directions from Bishop Close to Iceland Leighton Bzard

 Telephone Information

Dialling CodeTelephone ExchangeTelephone CabinetFibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises
01525LEIGHTON BUZZARD - SMLBDP59FTTC

 Broadband Information

Speed Average Speed Median Speed Maximum Speed Next-generation access (NGA) Number of Connections
Greater than 2 Mbps >=30 >=30 >=30 Y 12

 Recent House Sales in Bishop Close

Address9 Bishop Close, Central Bedfordshire, LU7 4SJ.
Sale DateFri 27 Apr 2018
Sale Price£315,000
Type of PropertyTerraced
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address10 Bishop Close, Central Bedfordshire, LU7 4ST.
Sale DateMon 30 Jul 2018
Sale Price£442,000
Type of PropertyDetached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address4 Bishop Close, Central Bedfordshire, LU7 4ST.
Sale DateTue 19 Jun 2018
Sale Price£248,500
Type of PropertyTerraced
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address5 Bishop Close, Central Bedfordshire, LU7 4SJ.
Sale DateFri 24 Nov 2017
Sale Price£305,000
Type of PropertyTerraced
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address6 Bishop Close, Central Bedfordshire, LU7 4ST.
Sale DateTue 19 Dec 2017
Sale Price£265,000
Type of PropertyDetached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address30 Bishop Close, Central Bedfordshire, LU7 4ST.
Sale DateTue 14 Jun 2016
Sale Price£235,000
Type of PropertyTerraced
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address24 Bishop Close, Central Bedfordshire, LU7 4ST.
Sale DateFri 27 May 2016
Sale Price£275,000
Type of PropertySemi-Detached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address20 Bishop Close, Central Bedfordshire, LU7 4ST.
Sale DateFri 24 Jul 2015
Sale Price£235,950
Type of PropertySemi-Detached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Central Bedfordshire Council
Visit the Council's Website
Central Bedfordshire Council, Priory House, Monks Walk, Chicksands, Bedfordshire, SG17 5TQ
Send email
Telephone Number: 0300 300 8000
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of South West Bedfordshire
The Member of Parliament is Andrew Selous
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In the 2019 General Election Andrew Selous won with a majority of 18,583 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 79,926
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Leighton Buzzard South Ward
Parish: Unparished area
Ceremonial County:

Nearest Car Parks

Hockliffe Street Car Park
Hockliffe Street, Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
Leighton Buzzard
LU7 1HJ
Distance: 0.87 km (click for directions)
Blue Badge holders can park free in designated bays.
Telephone: 03003008005
Operated by: Central Bedfordshire Council
Duncombe Drive Car Park
Duncombe Drive, Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
Leighton Buzzard
LU7 1SD
Distance: 0.94 km (click for directions)
Blue Badge holders can park free in designated bays.
Telephone: 03003008005
Operated by: Central Bedfordshire Council
West Street Car Park
West Street, Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
Leighton Buzzard
LU7 1DD
Distance: 1.02 km (click for directions)
Blue Badge holders can park free in designated bays.
Telephone: 03003008005
Operated by: Central Bedfordshire Council
Baker Street Car Park
Baker Street, Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
Leighton Buzzard
LU7 1BL
Distance: 1.03 km (click for directions)
Free parking up to 2 hours no return within 1 hour except for permit holders.
Telephone: 03003008005
Operated by: Central Bedfordshire Council
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Nearest Schools

Leedon Lower School
Distance: 0.24 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected 16/06/2019)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 425
Address: Leedon Lower School, Highfield Road, LU7 3LZ
Head: Mr Richard Benson (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Bishop Close to Leedon Lower School
Brooklands Middle School
Distance: 0.4 Miles
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 12/06/2018)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 518
Address: Brooklands Middle School, Brooklands Drive, LU7 3PF
Head: Mrs Julie Hodgson (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Bishop Close to Brooklands Middle School
Clipstone Brook Lower School
Distance: 0.56 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 21/11/2019)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 223
Address: Clipstone Brook Lower School, Brooklands Drive, LU7 3PG
Head: Mrs S Reay (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Bishop Close to Clipstone Brook Lower School
Beaudesert Lower School
Distance: 0.78 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 05/02/2015)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 242
Address: Beaudesert Lower School, Appenine Way, LU7 3DX
Head: Mrs Vanessa Pearce (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Bishop Close to Beaudesert Lower School

Nearest Hospitals

Luton and Dunstable Hospital
Address: Lewsey Road, Luton, LU4 0DZ,
NHS Sector
Luton and Dunstable University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01582 491166
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 7.15 (miles)
Directions from Bishop Close to Luton and Dunstable Hospital
Steppingley Hospital
Address: Ampthill Road, Steppingley, Bedford, MK45 1AB,
Independent Sector
East London NHS Foundation Trust
Distance: 8.83 (miles)
Directions from Bishop Close to Steppingley Hospital
Milton Keynes Hospital
Address: Standing Way, Milton Keynes, MK6 5LD,
NHS Sector
Milton Keynes University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01908 660033
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 8.91 (miles)
Directions from Bishop Close to Milton Keynes Hospital
BMI The Saxon Clinic
Address: Chadwick Drive, Eaglestone West, Milton Keynes, MK6 5LR,
Independent Sector
BMI Healthcare
Telephone: 01908 665533
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 8.96 (miles)
Directions from Bishop Close to BMI The Saxon Clinic

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Bishop Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Bishop Close
0.83 Vandyke Road (dental Surgery) 10 Vandyke Road LU7 3HH
0.85 Dental Surgery 28 Hockliffe Street LU7 1HJ
0.85 Premier Smile Studio 34 Hockliffe Street LU7 1HJ
0.91 Le Roux 2 16-18 Lake Street LU7 1RT
0.95 Smile Creations Innovations Ltd 1a, 5 Bell Alley, Market Square LU7 1DG

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Bishop Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near Bishop Close
0.89 Lrs At Ridgeway Court Unit 6 Ridgeway Court, Grovebury Road LU7 4SF
0.92 Salisbury House Surgery Lake Street LU7 1RS tel:01525 243890
1.18 Dr Jl Henderson & Partners 29 Bassett Road LU7 1AR tel:01525 373111
1.23 Leighton Road Surgery 1 Leighton Road, Linslade LU7 1LB tel:01525 372571
1.23 Leighton Road Surgery 1 Leighton Road LU7 1LB

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Bishop Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near Bishop Close
0.92 Cox & Robinson Pharmacy 17-19 Lake Street LU7 1RS tel:01525 383686
0.93 Grovebury Pharmacy Unit 2 Enterprise Court, Enterprise Way LU7 4SZ tel:01525 378993
0.98 Lloydspharmacy 3-5 Market Square LU7 1EU tel:01525 372175
1.06 Rosehill Pharmacy 41 High Street LU7 1DN tel:01525 373391
1.06 Boots Pharmacy 55 High Street LU7 1DN tel:01525 371342

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Bishop Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Bishop Close
0.98 Kings Opticians (north Street) 2 North Street LU7 1EN
0.98 Allders Opticians (leighton Buzzard) 1 Market Square LU7 1EU
1.04 Brian Clarke Opticians (leighton Buzzard) 38 High Street LU7 1EA
1.06 Derek H Redfern 3 High Street LU7 1DN
1.07 Boots Opticians (leighton Buzzard) 22 Waterborne Walk LU7 1DH

Nearest Libraries

Leighton Buzzard Library
Lake Street, Leighton Buzzard, LU71RX
Telephone:
Distance: 0.84 Miles
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Directions from Bishop Close to Leighton Buzzard Library
Wing Library
Village Hall, Leighton Road, Wing, LU70NN
Telephone: 0845 2303232
Distance: 3.37 Miles
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Directions from Bishop Close to Wing Library
Ivinghoe Library
Town Hall, Ivinghoe, LU79EL
Telephone: 0845 2303232
Distance: 5.11 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Bishop Close to Ivinghoe Library
Houghton Regis Library
Bedford Sq, Houghton Regis, LU55ES
Telephone: 3003008058
Distance: 5.16 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Bishop Close to Houghton Regis Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Leighton Buzzard Station is 1.62 miles away.

Address: Leighton Buzzard station, Station Approach, Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire, LU7 2LY

Leighton Buzzard is situated on the West Coast Main Line and is managed by Grand Central North West.

Leighton Buzzard Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Bishop Close to Leighton Buzzard Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Balham01:17:00
Berkhamsted00:16:00
Berkswell01:15:00
Birmingham International01:22:00
Birmingham New Street01:41:00
Bletchley00:07:00
Canley01:08:00
Cheddington00:05:00
Clapham Junction01:11:00
Coventry01:06:00
Crewe02:49:00
East Croydon01:35:00
Hampton-in-Arden01:19:00
Harrow & Wealdstone00:36:00
Hemel Hempstead00:20:00
Imperial Wharf01:06:00
Kensington Olympia01:00:30
London Euston00:49:00
Long Buckby00:43:00
Marston Green01:26:00
Milton Keynes Central00:13:00
Norbury01:24:00
Northampton00:32:00
Rugby00:55:00
Selhurst01:31:00
Shepherd's Bush00:58:00
Smethwick Galton Bridge01:46:00
Stafford02:21:00
Streatham Common01:22:00
Thornton Heath01:27:00
Tile Hill01:12:00
Tring00:11:00
Watford Junction00:28:00
Wembley Central00:40:00
West Brompton01:03:30
Wolverhampton02:04:00
Wolverton00:17:00

Cheddington Station is 3.84 miles away.

Address: Cheddington station, Station Road, Cheddington, Buckinghamshire, LU7 0SQ

Cheddington is situated on the West Coast Main Line and is managed by Grand Central North West.

Cheddington Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Bishop Close to Cheddington Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Apsley00:18:30
Berkhamsted00:11:00
Berkswell01:17:00
Birmingham International01:25:00
Birmingham New Street01:44:00
Bletchley00:12:00
Bloxwich02:14:00
Bloxwich North02:16:00
Bushey00:29:00
Canley01:10:00
Cannock02:23:00
Coventry01:08:00
Hampton-in-Arden01:22:00
Harrow & Wealdstone00:32:00
Hednesford02:27:00
Hemel Hempstead00:15:00
Kings Langley00:21:30
Landywood02:19:00
Leighton Buzzard00:05:00
London Euston00:45:00
Long Buckby00:46:00
Marston Green01:29:00
Milton Keynes Central00:18:00
Northampton00:35:00
Rugby00:57:00
Rugeley Town02:34:00
Rugeley Trent Valley02:37:00
Tame Bridge Parkway02:01:00
Tile Hill01:14:00
Tring00:06:00
Walsall02:08:00
Watford Junction00:24:00
Wolverton00:22:00

Bow Brickhill Station is 6.83 miles away.

Address: Bow Brickhill station, Brickhill Street, Bow Brickhill, Buckinghamshire, MK17 9JN

Bow Brickhill is situated on the Marston Vale line and is managed by Grand Central North West.

Bow Brickhill Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Bishop Close to Bow Brickhill Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Aspley Guise00:07:00
Bedford00:35:00
Bedford St Johns00:31:00
Bletchley00:05:00
Fenny Stratford00:02:00
Kempston Hardwick00:25:00
Lidlington00:15:00
Millbrook (Bedfordshire)00:18:00
Ridgmont00:11:00
Stewartby00:21:00
Woburn Sands00:04:00

Fenny Stratford Station is 6.94 miles away.

Address: Fenny Stratford station, Simpson Road, Fenny Stratford, Buckinghamshire, MK1 1BP

Fenny Stratford is situated on the Marston Vale line and is managed by Grand Central North West.

Fenny Stratford Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Bishop Close to Fenny Stratford Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Aspley Guise00:11:00
Bedford00:39:00
Bedford St Johns00:35:00
Bletchley00:03:00
Bow Brickhill00:04:00
Kempston Hardwick00:29:00
Lidlington00:19:00
Millbrook (Bedfordshire)00:22:00
Ridgmont00:15:00
Stewartby00:25:00
Woburn Sands00:08:00

Nearest Airports

London Luton Airport is 11.41 miles away Directions from Bishop Close to London Luton Airport
London Oxford Airport is 29.21 miles away Directions from Bishop Close to London Oxford Airport
London Heathrow Airport is 31.26 miles away Directions from Bishop Close to London Heathrow Airport
London Stansted Airport is 38.41 miles away Directions from Bishop Close to London Stansted Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Kew Pier is 33.06 miles away

Directions from Bishop Close to Kew Pier

Richmond St. Helena Pier is 34.38 miles away

Directions from Bishop Close to Richmond St. Helena Pier

Richmond Landing Stage is 34.51 miles away

Directions from Bishop Close to Richmond Landing Stage

Twickenham Hammertons Pier is 34.99 miles away

Directions from Bishop Close to Twickenham Hammertons Pier

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Junction: M1 J12/A5120 - 6.14 Miles Away

Directions from Bishop Close to M1 J12/A5120

Junction: M1 J11/A505 - 7.36 Miles Away

Directions from Bishop Close to M1 J11/A505

Junction: M1 J13/A421(T)/A421/A507 - 8.08 Miles Away

Directions from Bishop Close to M1 J13/A421(T)/A421/A507

Junction: M1 J10/M1 - 10.05 Miles Away

Directions from Bishop Close to M1 J10/M1

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Go Ape! Tree Top Adventure - Woburn Safari Park
Country Parks
Distance: 5.5 (miles)
Directions from Bishop Close to Go Ape! Tree Top Adventure - Woburn Safari Park
Attraction Name: Pitstone Windmill
Historic Properties
Distance: 5.54 (miles)
Directions from Bishop Close to Pitstone Windmill
Attraction Name: Pitstone Green Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 5.56 (miles)
Directions from Bishop Close to Pitstone Green Museum
Attraction Name: ZSL Whipsnade Zoo
Wildlife
Distance: 6.29 (miles)
Directions from Bishop Close to ZSL Whipsnade Zoo
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