Locher Crescent in Houston

Locher Crescent is a Street in the Renfrewshire village of Houston and measures approximately 506 metres long.

There is only one street named Locher Crescent making it unique in Great Britain.

Locher Crescent is within the area of Renfrewshire Council Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax.

The average elevation of Locher Crescent is roughly 12.01 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 15.50 and the lowest point being 9.70. A change of 5.80 metres.

Locher Crescent has the postcodes of PA6 7NP and PA6 7NW.

Locher Crescent is located within the county of Renfrewshire which is within the proud nation of Scotland. 351.55 miles North West from the centre of London, 10.57 miles West from the centre of Glasgow, 51.97 miles West from the centre of Edinburgh and 72.64 miles South West from the centre of Dundee.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Locher Crescent

Sunrise05:38
Sunset21:07

We have found postcodes for Locher Crescent.

PA6 7NP
PA6 7NW

Latest Weather Conditions for Locher Crescent

Observed at Weather Station:Glasgow/Bishopton 9 August 2020 at 20:00 (3.20 miles away)
Current Weather:Clear night
Temperature and Humidity:14.7°C (72.1%)
Wind Direction and Speed:E (15 mph)

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Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Premier Inn Glasgow Paisley
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Locher Crescent above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
12.019.7015.505.80

Frequently asked Questions for Locher Crescent

What Council (Local Authority) is Locher Crescent in?

Locher Crescent is located within the local authority area of Renfrewshire Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Locher Crescent in?

Locher Crescent is in an unparished area.

What Electoral Ward is Locher Crescent in?

Locher Crescent is located within the ward of Houston, Crosslee & Linwood.

What County is Locher Crescent in?

Locher Crescent is located within the ceremonial county of Renfrewshire.

What Constituency is Locher Crescent in?

Locher Crescent is located within the constituency of Paisley and Renfrewshire South.

What Part of the UK is Locher Crescent in?

Locher Crescent is located within the historic nation of Scotland.

What County Council area is Locher Crescent in?

Locher Crescent is not in a County Council area.

What Police Force area is Locher Crescent in?

Locher Crescent is located within the Scotland Police area.

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Location Details

Locher Crescent
Map showing the location of Locher Crescent
Latitude55.861253
Longitude-4.520620
OS Easting (X):242265
OS Northing (Y):665987
OS Grid Reference:NS423660

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Locher Crescent

Nearby Roads

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeS00128317
ONS Area NameOlder Workers and Retirement
LSOA Code:S01012230
LSOA Name:Houston South - 02
SOA Code:8c
SOA Name:Comfortable suburbia
MSOA Code:S02002289
MSOA Name:Houston South

Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Linwood Superstore
11 Bridge St, Linwood, Paisley, PA3 3DB
0345 610 6316
Distance: 1.5 Miles
Directions from Locher Crescent to Tesco Linwood Superstore
Morrisons Johnstone
30 Napier Street, Johnstone PA5 8SF
01505 329209
Distance: 1.55 Miles
Directions from Locher Crescent to Morrisons Johnstone
Iceland Johnstone
1 Houston Square, 56/61 High St Johnstone, Paisley, PA5 8QG
01505323181
Distance: 1.69 Miles
Directions from Locher Crescent to Iceland Johnstone
Asda Linwood
Phoenix Retail Park, Paisley, PA1 2AB
0141 848 7929
Distance: 2.36 Miles
Directions from Locher Crescent to Asda Linwood

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01505 - Johnstone
Area Code: 01389 - Dumbarton

 Broadband Information

Speed Average Speed Median Speed Maximum Speed Next-generation access (NGA) Number of Connections
Less than 2 Mbps 3.3 3.4 5.6 N 46

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Renfrewshire Council
Visit the Council's Website
North Building, Cotton Street, Paisley, PA1 1BU
Telephone Number: 01418 425 000
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of
The Member of Parliament is Mhairi Black
Details for the MP Mhairi Black on parliament.uk
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In the 2019 General Election Mhairi Black won with a majority of 10,679 the result was SNP hold. The total electorate was 64,385
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Houston, Crosslee & Linwood Ward
Community Council: HOUSTON
Ceremonial County: Renfrewshire

Nearest Car Parks

Ardgryfe Park Car Park
Ardgryfe Crescent, Johnstone, Renfrewshire
Johnstone
PA6 7DJ
Distance: 0.34 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
Linwood Sports Centre Car Park
Brediland Road, Paisley, Renfrewshire
Paisley
PA3 3RA
Distance: 0.96 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 03003000250
Operated by: Renfrewshire Council
Bogston Hill Road Car Park
Bogstone Hill Road, Johnstone, Renfrewshire
Johnstone
PA6 7HF
Distance: 1.25 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 03003000380
Operated by: Renfrewshire Council
South Street Car Park
South Street, Johnstone, Renfrewshire
Johnstone
PA6 7ET
Distance: 1.33 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 03003000380
Operated by: Renfrewshire Council

Nearest Schools

Schools near Locher Crescent
Name Address Postcode Telephone Type Distance (Km)
East Fulton Primary School Gilmartin Road, Linwood PA3 3SG 01505 324851 Primary School 1.40 Km
Linwood High School Stirling Drive, Linwood PA3 3NB 01505 336146 Secondary School 1.48 Km
Houston Primary School Crosslee Road, Houston PA6 7EJ 01505 613811 Primary School 1.49 Km
Our Lady Of Peace Primary School Erskinefauld Road, Linwood PA3 3PR 01505 325840 Primary School 1.79 Km
St Benedict's High School Bridge of Weir Road, Linwood PA5 8EX 01505 327500 Secondary School 1.86 Km
Woodlands Primary School Abernethy Drive, Linwood PA3 3EX 01505 322927 Primary School 1.92 Km
St Fillan's Primary School 1A Main Street, Houston PA6 7EL 01505 613131 Primary School 1.98 Km
Gryffe High School Old Bridge of Weir Road, Houston PA6 7EB 01505 690633 Secondary School 2.03 Km
Riverbrae School 2 Middleton Road, Linwood, PA3 3DP 0300 300 1372 Special School 2.26 Km
Kilbarchan Primary School Meadside Avenue, Kilbarchan PA10 2LA 01505 702524 Primary School 3.12 Km

Data accessed from gov.scot 08-08-2019

Nearest Hospitals

Name Address Postcode Distance Map
NHS Hospitals near Locher Crescent
Royal Alexandra Hospital Corsebar Road, Paisley PA2 9PN 5.92 Km View Directions
Golden Jubilee National Hospital Agamemnon Street, Clydebank G81 4DY 8.03 Km View Directions
Dykebar Hospital Grahamston Road, Paisley PA2 7DE 8.66 Km View Directions
Dumbarton Joint Hospital/riverview Resource Centre Cardross Road, Dumbarton G82 5JA 10.67 Km View Directions
Vale Of Leven General Hospital North Main Street, Alexandria G83 0UA 15.30 Km View Directions

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Locher Crescent

Name Address Postcode Distance Map
NHS Dental Practices near Locher Crescent
HOUSTON DENTAL 13b Kirk Road, Houston PA6 7HW 1.78 Km View Directions
MOT DENTAL 53 Clippens Road, Linwood PA3 3PU 1.88 Km View Directions
BRITE DENTAL-HOUSTON Hillview, North Street, Houston PA6 7HJ 1.98 Km View Directions
SMILE DENTAL CARE LINWOOD 64 Bridge Street, Linwood, Johnstone PA3 3DR 2.28 Km View Directions
LINWOOD DENTAL CARE 19e Bridge Street, Linwood PA3 3DL 2.35 Km View Directions

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Locher Crescent

Name Address Postcode Telephone Distance Map
NHS GP Surgeries in Locher Crescent
Strathgryffe Medical Practice Strathgryffe Medical Practice, Houston Surgery, Kirk Road, Houston, , Renfrewshire, PA6 7AR 01505 613 240 1.67 Km View Directions
Dr Richmond & Partners Dr Richmond & Partners, Linwood Health Centre, 5 Bridge Street, , Linwood, PA3 3DB 01505 321 051 2.44 Km View Directions
Drs Cunning, Howie & Smith Drs Cunning, Howie & Smith, Riverview Med Centre, 6/8 George Street, , Johnstone, PA5 8SL 01505 320 208 2.67 Km View Directions
Ravenswood Surgery Ravenswood Surgery, Thomson Avenue, Johnstone, PA5 8SU 01505 331 979 2.76 Km View Directions
Ludovic Medical Practice Ludovic Medical Practice, 60 Quarry Street, Johnstone, PA5 8EY 01505 324 348 3.04 Km View Directions
Quarryside Medical Practice Quarryside Medical Practice, Linden Medical Centre, 25 Floors Street, , Johnstone, PA5 8PZ 01505 321 733 3.10 Km View Directions
Dr Cassidy & Partners Dr Cassidy & Partners, Linden Medical Centre, 25 Floors Street, , Johnstone, PA5 8PZ 01505 320 151 3.10 Km View Directions
Westfield Medical Practice Westfield Medical Practice, Linden Medical Centre, 25 Floors Street, , Johnstone, PA5 8PZ 01505 337 999 3.10 Km View Directions
Dr A Mahmood Dr A Mahmood, The Tannahill Centre, 76 Blackstoun Road, , Paisley, PA3 1NT 0141 889 7631 4.40 Km View Directions
Bishopton Medical Practice Bishopton Medical Practice, Greenock Road, Bishopton, , Renfrewshire, PA7 5AW 01505 863 223 4.92 Km View Directions

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Locher Crescent

Name Address Postcode Telephone Map Distance in Km
Chemists near Locher Crescent
Boots UK Ltd Kirk Road, Houston PA6 7AR 01505 614739 View Directions 0.00 miles
Boots UK Ltd Unit 4, Clippens Road, Linwood, PA3 3DG 01505 327505 View Directions 0.00 miles
Lloyds Pharmacy Limited Unit 19a, Bridge Street, Linwood, PA3 3DB 01505 322914 View Directions 0.00 miles
W B Penman Ltd 72 High Street, Johnstone, Renfrewshire, PA5 8SG 01505 335986 View Directions 0.00 miles
Boots UK Ltd 52c High Street, Johnstone PA5 8AN 01505 320396 View Directions 0.00 miles

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Locher Crescent

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Locher Crescent
2.32 Asda Opticians (linwood) Asda Stores Ltd, Phoenix Retail Park, Linwood Road PA1 2AB
5.43 Boots Opticians (clydebank) 70 Sylvania Way, Clyde Shopping Centre G81 2TL
6.11 Boots Opticians (glasgow - Braehead) 68 Braehead Shopping Centre G51 4BP
7.80 4661 Govan Asda Stores Ltd, 500 Helen Street, Govan G51 3HR
8.66 5894 Bearsden Asda Stores Ltd, 80 Milngavie Road, Bearsden G61 2TX

Nearest Libraries

Johnstone Library
Houston Court, Johnstone, PA58DL
Telephone:
Distance: 1.78 Miles
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Directions from Locher Crescent to Johnstone Library
Bridge of Weir Library
Main Street, Bridge Of Weir, PA113NR
Telephone:
Distance: 2.28 Miles
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Directions from Locher Crescent to Bridge of Weir Library
Ferguslie Library
Tannahill Centre, Blackstoun Road, Paisley, PA31NT
Telephone:
Distance: 2.73 Miles
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Directions from Locher Crescent to Ferguslie Library
Foxbar Library
Ivanhoe Road, Paisley, PA20JX
Telephone:
Distance: 3.2 Miles
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Directions from Locher Crescent to Foxbar Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Johnstone (Renfrewshire) Station is 1.95 miles away.

Address: Johnstone station, Thorn Brae, Johnstone, Renfrewshire, PA5 8HE

Johnstone (Renfrewshire) is situated on the Ayrshire Coast Line and is managed by ScotRail.

Johnstone (Renfrewshire) Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Locher Crescent to Johnstone (Renfrewshire) Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Ardrossan Harbour00:32:00
Ardrossan South Beach00:27:00
Ardrossan Town00:30:00
Ayr00:41:00
Barassie00:26:00
Dalry00:18:00
Fairlie00:40:00
Glasgow Central00:17:00
Glengarnock00:14:00
Howwood (Renfrewshire)00:05:00
Irvine00:20:30
Kilwinning00:18:00
Largs00:45:00
Lochwinnoch00:09:00
Milliken Park00:03:00
Newton-on-Ayr00:38:00
Paisley Gilmour Street00:05:00
Prestwick International Airport00:32:00
Prestwick Town00:34:00
Saltcoats00:25:00
Stevenston00:22:00
Troon00:28:00
West Kilbride00:34:00

Milliken Park Station is 2.55 miles away.

Address: Milliken Park station, off Cochranemill Road, Johnstone, Renfrewshire, PA5 8PQ

Milliken Park is situated on the Ayrshire Coast Line and is managed by ScotRail.

Milliken Park Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Locher Crescent to Milliken Park Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Ardrossan Harbour00:30:30
Ardrossan South Beach00:27:00
Ardrossan Town00:28:00
Ayr00:43:00
Barassie00:27:30
Dalry00:15:00
Fairlie00:39:30
Glasgow Central00:19:30
Glengarnock00:11:00
Howwood (Renfrewshire)00:02:00
Irvine00:23:00
Johnstone (Renfrewshire)00:03:00
Kilwinning00:19:00
Largs00:46:00
Lochwinnoch00:06:00
Newton-on-Ayr00:39:30
Paisley Gilmour Street00:08:00
Prestwick International Airport00:34:00
Prestwick Town00:36:00
Saltcoats00:26:00
Stevenston00:23:00
Troon00:30:00
West Kilbride00:34:00

Bishopton (Renfrewshire) Station is 2.92 miles away.

Address: Bishopton station, Station Road, Bishopton, Renfrewshire, PA7 5AD

Bishopton (Renfrewshire) is situated on the Inverclyde Line and is managed by ScotRail.

Bishopton (Renfrewshire) Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Locher Crescent to Bishopton (Renfrewshire) Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Bogston00:15:00
Branchton00:19:00
Cardonald00:15:00
Cartsdyke00:16:00
Drumfrochar00:16:00
Fort Matilda00:24:00
Glasgow Central00:20:30
Gourock00:25:00
Greenock Central00:17:00
Greenock West00:19:00
Hillington East00:13:00
Hillington West00:11:00
Inverkip00:27:00
Langbank00:06:00
Paisley Gilmour Street00:07:00
Paisley St James00:05:00
Port Glasgow00:10:00
Wemyss Bay00:32:30
Whinhill00:13:30
Woodhall00:10:00

Paisley St James Station is 3.10 miles away.

Address: Paisley St James station, Greenhill Road, Paisley, Renfrewshire, PA3 1RB

Paisley St James is situated on the Inverclyde Line and is managed by ScotRail.

Paisley St James Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Locher Crescent to Paisley St James Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Bishopton (Renfrewshire)00:05:00
Bogston00:20:00
Cardonald00:11:00
Cartsdyke00:22:00
Fort Matilda00:29:00
Glasgow Central00:18:30
Gourock00:33:00
Greenock Central00:24:00
Greenock West00:26:00
Hillington East00:09:00
Hillington West00:07:00
Langbank00:11:00
Paisley Gilmour Street00:03:00
Port Glasgow00:18:00
Woodhall00:15:00

Nearest Airports

Glasgow International Airport is 3.35 miles away Directions from Locher Crescent to Glasgow International Airport
Glasgow Prestwick International Airport is 24.6 miles away Directions from Locher Crescent to Glasgow Prestwick International Airport
Edinburgh Airport is 45.21 miles away Directions from Locher Crescent to Edinburgh Airport
Campbeltown Machrihanish Airport is 53.3 miles away Directions from Locher Crescent to Campbeltown Machrihanish Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Renfrew Ferry Terminal is 5.59 miles away

Directions from Locher Crescent to Renfrew Ferry Terminal

Yoker Ferry Terminal is 5.69 miles away

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Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Locher Crescent is approximately miles from the

Junction: M8 J29/A726/A737 - 2.77 Miles Away

Directions from Locher Crescent to M8 J29/A726/A737

Junction: M8 J28A - 2.95 Miles Away

Directions from Locher Crescent to M8 J28A

Junction: M8 J30/M898 - 3.05 Miles Away

Directions from Locher Crescent to M8 J30/M898

Junction: M8 J28 - 3.5 Miles Away

Directions from Locher Crescent to M8 J28

Nearest Tourist Attractions