The Close in Banks PR9 8BS

The Close is a Street in the Lancashire village of Banks with the postcode of PR9 8BS and measures approximately 95 metres long.

The average house in The Close sells for £131,862.50

There are 380 other streets named The Close in Great Britain.

In 2019 there was one house sale in The Close with the sale price of £159,950.

In 2018 there was one house sale in The Close with the sale price of £125,000.

In 2017 there was one house sale in The Close with the sale price of £115,000.

In 2015 there was one house sale in The Close with the sale price of £127,500.

The Close is governed by West Lancashire Borough Council Council and the local parish council is North Meols.

The Close is located within the county of Lancashire which is in the North West (England) region of the UK. 191.26 miles North West from the centre of London, 18.68 miles North from the centre of Liverpool, 26.36 miles South from the centre of Lancaster and 30.92 miles North West from the centre of Manchester.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for The Close, PR9 8BS

Sunrise05:40
Sunset18:48

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PR9 8BS

Latest Weather Conditions for The Close, PR9 8BS

Observed at Weather Station:Crosby 2 April 2020 at 05:00 (13.39 miles away)
Current Weather:Clear night
Temperature and Humidity:7.8°C (92.0%)
Wind Direction and Speed:WNW (19 mph)

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Budget Hotels near The Close Banks

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Premier Inn Southport Central
Address:Marine Drive
Telephone: Learn More
3.83
2: Name:Travelodge Southport
Address:Garrick Parade, Southport, PR8 1RN
Telephone:0871 559 1862 Learn More
4.23
3: Name:Premier Inn Southport Ormskirk
Address:544 Southport Road
Telephone: Learn More
4.31
4: Name:Travelodge Lytham St Annes
Address:329-335 Clifton Dr S, Lytham Saint Annes, FY8 1LP
Telephone:0871 984 6167 Learn More
6.97
5: Name:Premier Inn Blackpool East M55 Jct4
Address:Whitehills Park
Telephone: Learn More
8.40

Buying a House in The Close? View our Mortgage Examples

Mortgage Calculator for the Lowest Priced Property on The Close
Total Price of Property£115,000
Minimum Deposit£5,750.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£335.42
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£575.72
Mortgage Calculator for the Highest Priced Property on The Close
Total Price of Property£159,950
Minimum Deposit£7,997.50
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£466.52
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£800.75
Mortgage Calculator for the Average Priced Property on The Close
Total Price of Property£131,863
Minimum Deposit£6,593.13
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£384.60
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£660.13

Elevation

The Central point of The Close is approximately 5 Metres above sea level

Frequently asked Questions for The Close

What Council (Local Authority) is The Close in?

The Close is located within the local authority area of West Lancashire Borough Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is The Close in?

The Close is located within the area of North Meols Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is The Close in?

The Close is located within the ward of North Meols.

What County is The Close in?

The Close is located within the ceremonial county of Lancashire.

What Constituency is The Close in?

The Close is located within the constituency of South Ribble.

What Region of the UK is The Close in?

The Close is located within the North West (England) region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is The Close in?

The Close is located within the Lancashire Council area.

What Police Force area is The Close in?

The Close is located within the Lancashire Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for The Close

The Close, Southport, PR9 8BS, The Close, Southport, Southport, PR9 8BS,

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Map showing the location of The Close

Location Details

The Close
Latitude53.673555
Longitude-2.920769
OS Easting (X):339179
OS Northing (Y):420095
OS Grid Reference:SD392201

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for The Close

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00129449
ONS Area NameWhite Professionals
Average Age45.14
Area Population1525.00
Male Population759.00 (50%)
Female Population766.00 (50%)
Benefit Claimants22 (1%)
LSOA Code:E01025507
LSOA Name:West Lancashire 002A
SOA Code:2b
SOA Name:Prospering countryside life
MSOA Code:E02005305
MSOA Name:West Lancashire 002

Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Churchtown Esso Express
Preston New Rd, Churchtown, Southport, PR9 8PD
0345 677 9159
Distance: 1.98 Miles
Directions from The Close to Tesco Churchtown Esso Express
Sainsburys Southport Bispham Road Local
143-149 Bispham Road, Southport, England, PR9 7BL
1704211838
Distance: 2.65 Miles
Directions from The Close to Sainsburys Southport Bispham Road Local
Tesco Hesketh Esso Express
Albert Rd, Hesketh, Southport, PR9 0LP
0345 675 7221
Distance: 3.46 Miles
Directions from The Close to Tesco Hesketh Esso Express
Tesco Southport Extra
Town Ln, Kew, Southport, PR8 5JH
0345 677 9628
Distance: 3.56 Miles
Directions from The Close to Tesco Southport Extra

 Telephone Information

Dialling CodeTelephone ExchangeTelephone CabinetFibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises
01704CHURCHTOWN - LCCHUP18FTTC

 Broadband Information

Speed Average Speed Median Speed Maximum Speed Next-generation access (NGA) Number of Connections
Less than 2 Mbps 6.8 3.5 >=30 Y 22

 Recent House Sales in The Close

Address26 The Close, Lancashire, PR9 8BS.
Sale DateThu 30 May 2019
Sale Price£159,950
Type of PropertySemi-Detached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address11 The Close, Lancashire, PR9 8BS.
Sale DateTue 13 Nov 2018
Sale Price£125,000
Type of PropertyTerraced
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address10 The Close, Lancashire, PR9 8BS.
Sale DateFri 03 Nov 2017
Sale Price£115,000
Type of PropertyTerraced
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address9 The Close, Lancashire, PR9 8BS.
Sale DateWed 30 Sep 2015
Sale Price£127,500
Type of PropertyTerraced
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of West Lancashire Borough Council
Visit the Council's Website
P O Box 16, 52 Derby Street, Ormskirk, Lancashire, L39 2DF
Send email
Telephone Number: 01695 577 177
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of
The Member of Parliament is Katherine Fletcher
Details for the MP Katherine Fletcher on parliament.uk
Details for the MP Katherine Fletcher on theyworkforyou.com
In the 2019 General Election Katherine Fletcher won with a majority of 11,199 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 75,351
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: North Meols Ward
Parish: North Meols Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Lancashire
County Council: Lancashire Council

Nearest Car Parks

Botanic Gardens Car Park
Verulam Road, Southport, Merseyside
Southport
PR9 7NR
Distance: 4.41 km (click for directions)
Free of charge car park
Telephone: 08451400845
Operated by: Sefton Council
Kew Car Park
Foul Lane, Southport, Merseyside
Southport
PR9 7RS
Distance: 6.51 km (click for directions)
Kew Park and Ride is open during the spring and summer months and during this period opens for school holidays, bank holidays and weekends.
Telephone: 08451400845
Operated by: Sefton Council
R.S.P.B Car Park
Marshside Road, Southport, Merseyside
Southport
PR9 9NT
Distance: 6.73 km (click for directions)
Free of charge car park
Telephone: 08451400845
Operated by: Sefton Council
Bath Street Car Park
Central Beach, Lytham, Lancashire
Lytham
FY8 5LB
Distance: 8.20 km (click for directions)
Open 24 hours. Parking in an allocated blue badge space for max of 3 hrs. Charges apply 9am-6pm free at all other times.
Telephone: 01253658658
Operated by: Fylde Borough Council

Nearest Schools

Banks St Stephens' CofE School
Distance: 0.17 Kilometres
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected 19/04/2018)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 171
Address: Banks St Stephens' CofE School, Greaves Hall Avenue, Banks, PR9 8BL
Head: Mrs Joanne Owen (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Close to Banks St Stephens' CofE School
Banks Methodist School
Distance: 0.62 Kilometres
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 12/09/2016)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 72
Address: Banks Methodist School, Chapel Lane, Banks, PR9 8EY
Head: Mr Stephen Draper (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Close to Banks Methodist School
St John's Church of England Primary School
Distance: 1.12 Kilometres
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 25/04/2016)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 172
Address: St John's Church of England Primary School, Rufford Road, Crossens, PR9 8JH
Head: Mr Phil Thomson (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Close to St John's Church of England Primary School
Tarleton Mere Brow Church of England Primary School
Distance: 1.59 Kilometres
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 29/01/2014)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 85
Address: Tarleton Mere Brow Church of England Primary School, The Gravel, Mere Brow, PR4 6JX
Head: Mrs Sandra Livesey (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Close to Tarleton Mere Brow Church of England Primary School

Nearest Hospitals

Southport and Formby District General Hospital
Address: Town Lane, Southport, PR8 6PN,
NHS Sector
Southport and Ormskirk Hospital NHS Trust
Telephone: 01704 547471
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 5.84 (km)
Directions from The Close to Southport and Formby District General Hospital
Boothroyd Unit
Address: Boothroyd Unit, Scarisbrick New Road, Southport,
NHS Sector
Mersey Care NHS Trust
Telephone: 0151 473 0303
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 5.9 (km)
Directions from The Close to Boothroyd Unit
iSIGHT (Southport)
Address: Drayton House, 2 Lulworth Road, Southport,
Independent Sector
Isight
Telephone: 01704 563279
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 7.18 (km)
Directions from The Close to iSIGHT (Southport)
Lytham Hospital, Older Adults Community Mental Health Hospital
Address: Lytham Hospital, Warton Street, Lytham, Lytham St. Annes, FY8 5EE,
NHS Sector
Lancashire Care NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01253 657053
Distance: 7.41 (km)
Directions from The Close to Lytham Hospital, Older Adults Community Mental Health Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near The Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in The Close
2.00 Cambridge Road (dental Surgery) 125 Cambridge Road PR9 9SD
2.27 Roe Lane Dental Surgery 133 Roe Lane PR9 7PW
3.36 Dental Surgery 8 Albert Road PR9 0LE
3.51 12 Church Street (dental Practice) 12 Church Street PR9 0QT
3.59 Community Dental Clinic Southport Clinic, 44 - 46 Hoghton Street PR9 0PQ

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near The Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near
0.56 North Meols Medical Centre Church Road PR9 8ET
1.73 The Corner Surgery (dr Mulla) 117 Fylde Road, Marshside PR9 9XP tel:01704 506055
1.74 The Marshside Surgery 117 Fylde Road, Marshside PR9 9XL tel:01704 505555
1.98 Churchtown Medical Centre 137 Cambridge Road, Churchtown PR9 7LT tel:01704 224416
2.36 Roe Lane Surgery 172 Roe Lane PR9 7PN tel:01704 228439

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near The Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near
0.56 Banks Pharmacy 15 Church Road PR9 8ET tel:01704 227075
1.13 Crossens Pharmacy 164 Rufford Road, Crossens PR9 8HU tel:01704 229120
1.74 Fylde Road Pharmacy 117 Fylde Road, Marshside PR9 9XL tel:01704 509509
1.98 Cambridge Road Pharmacy 137 Cambridge Road, Churchtown PR9 7LT tel:01704 227065
2.00 Boots Pharmacy 131-135 Cambridge Road PR9 9SD tel:01704 232464

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near The Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near The Close
1.96 David H Myers Opticians 3 Preston New Road PR9 8PB
2.03 Au Eyecare @ Home Limited (merseyside) 21 Marshside Road PR9 9TJ
3.04 Mayer & Mayer Optometrists Ltd 7 Grange Road PR9 9AB
3.57 Southport Extra Town Lane PR8 5JH
3.57 South Port Eye Care Limited 21 Lethbridge Road PR8 6JA

Nearest Libraries

Banks Trailer Library
St Stephens Institute Car Park, Hoole Lane, Southport, PR98DB
Telephone:
Distance: 1.06 Kilometres
Visit Website
Directions from The Close to Banks Trailer Library
Churchtown Library
Mill Lane, Churchtown, Southport, PR97PL
Telephone: 01704 228678
Distance: 3.58 Kilometres
Visit Website
Directions from The Close to Churchtown Library
Tarleton Library
Market Square, Tarleton, Preston, PR46TU
Telephone: 01772 815 179
Distance: 5.94 Kilometres
Visit Website
Directions from The Close to Tarleton Library
Southport Library
Tulketh Street, Southport, PR81BT
Telephone: 0151 9342118
Distance: 6.24 Kilometres
Visit Website
Directions from The Close to Southport Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Meols Cop Station is 2.93 miles away.

Address: Meols Cop station, Meols Cop Road, Meols Cop, Merseyside, PR8 6AY

Meols Cop is situated on the Manchester Southport Line and is managed by Northern.

Meols Cop Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from The Close to Meols Cop Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Accrington02:17:00
Alderley Edge01:46:00
Appley Bridge00:18:00
Ashton-under-Lyne01:24:30
Atherton00:48:00
Bescar Lane00:05:00
Blackburn02:33:00
Bolton00:48:00
Burnley Manchester Road02:06:00
Burscough Bridge00:09:00
Castleton (Manchester)01:34:00
Cheadle Hulme01:34:00
Church & Oswaldtwistle02:21:00
Clifton (Manchester)00:57:00
Daisy Hill00:42:00
Deansgate01:08:00
Farnworth00:51:00
Gathurst00:22:00
Hag Fold00:45:00
Handforth01:38:00
Heaton Chapel01:25:00
Hindley00:34:00
Hoscar00:15:00
Ince (Manchester)00:34:00
Kearsley (Manchester)00:53:00
Levenshulme01:22:00
Littleborough01:42:00
Manchester Oxford Road01:11:00
Manchester Piccadilly01:15:30
Manchester Victoria01:16:00
Mills Hill (Manchester)01:28:00
Moorside00:57:00
Moses Gate00:49:00
Moston01:24:00
New Lane00:09:00
Parbold00:14:00
Rochdale01:37:00
Rose Grove02:09:00
Salford Central01:07:00
Salford Crescent01:04:00
Smithy Bridge01:39:00
Southport00:08:00
Stalybridge01:28:30
Stockport01:29:00
Swinton (Manchester)01:00:00
Todmorden01:50:00
Walkden00:53:00
Walsden01:38:00
Westhoughton00:38:00
Wigan Wallgate00:28:00
Wilmslow01:41:00

Bescar Lane Station is 3.46 miles away.

Address: Bescar Lane station, Bescar Lane, Scarsbrick, Lancashire, L40 9QP

Bescar Lane is situated on the Manchester Southport Line and is managed by Northern.

Bescar Lane Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from The Close to Bescar Lane Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Accrington02:03:00
Appley Bridge00:18:00
Ashton-under-Lyne01:21:30
Atherton00:42:00
Blackburn02:14:00
Bolton00:46:00
Burnley Manchester Road01:53:00
Burscough Bridge00:07:00
Daisy Hill00:37:30
Farnworth00:51:30
Gathurst00:21:00
Hag Fold00:41:00
Hindley00:33:00
Hoscar00:10:00
Ince (Manchester)00:30:00
Kearsley (Manchester)00:53:30
Littleborough01:27:00
Manchester Victoria01:11:00
Meols Cop00:06:00
Moorside00:52:00
Moses Gate00:48:30
New Lane00:04:00
Parbold00:13:00
Rochdale01:20:00
Rose Grove01:56:00
Salford Central01:06:00
Salford Crescent01:04:30
Smithy Bridge01:24:00
Southport00:13:00
Stalybridge01:25:30
Swinton (Manchester)00:55:00
Todmorden01:37:00
Walkden00:48:00
Walsden01:33:00
Westhoughton00:38:00
Wigan Wallgate00:27:00

Southport Station is 3.82 miles away.

Address: Southport station, Chapel Street, Southport, Merseyside, PR8 1BE

Southport is situated on the Northern Line|Manchester Southport Line and is managed by Merseyrail.

Southport Station is staffed on a full time basis.

Directions from The Close to Southport Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Accrington02:23:00
Aigburth00:54:00
Ainsdale00:09:00
Alderley Edge01:51:00
Appley Bridge00:23:00
Ashton-under-Lyne01:30:00
Atherton00:53:00
Bank Hall00:35:00
Bescar Lane00:10:00
Birkdale00:04:00
Blackburn02:39:00
Blundellsands & Crosby00:24:00
Bolton00:53:00
Bootle New Strand00:32:00
Bootle Oriel Road00:33:00
Brunswick00:49:00
Burnley Manchester Road02:12:00
Burscough Bridge00:14:00
Castleton (Manchester)01:40:00
Cheadle Hulme01:39:00
Church & Oswaldtwistle02:27:00
Cressington00:56:00
Daisy Hill00:48:00
Deansgate01:13:00
Farnworth00:56:00
Formby00:15:00
Freshfield00:13:00
Gathurst00:27:00
Hag Fold00:51:00
Hall Road00:22:00
Handforth01:43:00
Heaton Chapel01:30:00
Hightown00:19:00
Hillside00:06:00
Hindley00:39:00
Hoscar00:20:00
Hunts Cross01:04:00
Ince (Manchester)00:40:00
Kearsley (Manchester)00:58:00
Levenshulme01:27:00
Littleborough01:48:00
Liverpool Central00:46:00
Liverpool South Parkway00:59:30
Manchester Oxford Road01:16:00
Manchester Piccadilly01:20:30
Manchester Victoria01:21:00
Meols Cop00:05:00
Mills Hill (Manchester)01:34:00
Moorfields00:42:00
Moorside01:02:30
Moses Gate00:54:00
Moston01:30:00
New Lane00:14:00
Parbold00:19:00
Rochdale01:43:00
Rose Grove02:15:00
Salford Central01:13:00
Salford Crescent01:09:00
Sandhills00:38:00
Seaforth & Litherland00:29:00
Smithy Bridge01:45:00
St Michaels00:52:00
Stalybridge01:34:00
Stockport01:34:00
Swinton (Manchester)01:05:30
Todmorden01:56:00
Walkden00:59:00
Waterloo (Merseyside)00:27:00
Westhoughton00:43:00
Wigan Wallgate00:33:00
Wilmslow01:46:00

Birkdale Station is 4.73 miles away.

Address: Birkdale station, Liverpool Road, Birkdale, Southport, PR8 4AF

Birkdale is situated on the Northern Line and is managed by Merseyrail.

Birkdale Station is staffed on a full time basis.

Directions from The Close to Birkdale Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Aigburth00:50:00
Ainsdale00:05:00
Bank Hall00:31:00
Blundellsands & Crosby00:20:00
Bootle New Strand00:28:00
Bootle Oriel Road00:29:00
Brunswick00:45:00
Cressington00:52:00
Formby00:11:00
Freshfield00:09:00
Hall Road00:18:00
Hightown00:15:00
Hillside00:02:00
Hunts Cross01:00:00
Liverpool Central00:42:00
Liverpool South Parkway00:55:30
Moorfields00:38:00
Sandhills00:34:00
Seaforth & Litherland00:25:00
Southport00:05:30
St Michaels00:48:00
Waterloo (Merseyside)00:23:00

Nearest Airports

Blackpool International Airport is 14.07 Kilometres away Directions from The Close to Blackpool International Airport
Liverpool John Lennon Airport is 37.55 Kilometres away Directions from The Close to Liverpool John Lennon Airport
Manchester Airport is 55.12 Kilometres away Directions from The Close to Manchester Airport
Leeds Bradford International Airport is 85.58 Kilometres away Directions from The Close to Leeds Bradford International Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Liverpool Belfast Ferry Terminal Bootle is 26.17 Kilometres away

Directions from The Close to Liverpool Belfast Ferry Terminal Bootle

Knott End-On-Sea Ferry Landing is 28.76 Kilometres away

Directions from The Close to Knott End-On-Sea Ferry Landing

Fleetwood for Knott End Ferry Landing is 28.78 Kilometres away

Directions from The Close to Fleetwood for Knott End Ferry Landing

Seacombe Ferry Terminal is 29.98 Kilometres away

Directions from The Close to Seacombe Ferry Terminal

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

The Close is approximately 8.57 miles from the M55

Junction: M55 J4/A583/A5230 - 14.03 Km Away

Directions from The Close to M55 J4/A583/A5230

Junction: M55 J3/A585(T)/A585 - 14.96 Km Away

Directions from The Close to M55 J3/A585(T)/A585

Junction: M6 J28/B5256 - 16.2 Km Away

Directions from The Close to M6 J28/B5256

Junction: M58 J3/A570(T)/A570 - 16.43 Km Away

Directions from The Close to M58 J3/A570(T)/A570

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Atkinson Art Galleries (first floor)
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 6.31 (km)
Directions from The Close to Atkinson Art Galleries (first floor)
Attraction Name: Atkinson Museum (second floor)
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 6.32 (km)
Directions from The Close to Atkinson Museum (second floor)
Attraction Name: WWT Martin Mere Wetland Centre
Wildlife
Distance: 6.73 (km)
Directions from The Close to WWT Martin Mere Wetland Centre
Attraction Name: Mere Sands Wood Nature Reserve
Wildlife
Distance: 6.88 (km)
Directions from The Close to Mere Sands Wood Nature Reserve