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Alton Close Dronfield S18 8RU

Alton Close is a Street in the Derbyshire town of Dronfield with the postcode of S18 8RU

The local council responsible for Alton Close is North East Derbyshire District Council which is a District Council and the local parish council is Dronfield Civil Parish.

Alton Close is located within the county of Derbyshire which is in the East Midlands Euro Reg of the UK. 137.38 miles North West from the centre of London, 6.04 miles South from the centre of Sheffield, 21.51 miles South West from the centre of Doncaster and 25.9 miles North from the centre of Derby.

Latest Weather Conditions for Alton Close

Observed at Weather Station:Watnall 23 January 2018 at 17:00 (22.60 miles away)
Current Weather:Cloudy
Temperature and Humidity:10.8°C (94.1%)
Wind Direction and Speed:SW (13 mph)

Frequently asked Questions for Alton Close

What Council (Local Authority) is Alton Close in?

Alton Close is located within the local authority area of North East Derbyshire District Council which is a District Council.

What Parish Council is Alton Close in?

Alton Close is located within the area of Dronfield Civil Parish.

What Electoral Ward is Alton Close in?

Alton Close is located within the ward of Gosforth Valley Ward.

What County is Alton Close in?

Alton Close is located within the ceremonial county of Derbyshire.

What Constituency is Alton Close in?

Alton Close is located within the constituency of North East Derbyshire Co Const.

What Region of the UK is Alton Close in?

Alton Close is located within the East Midlands Euro Reg region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Alton Close in?

Alton Close is located within the Derbyshire Coun Council area.

What Police Force area is Alton Close in?

Alton Close is located within the Derbyshire Constabulary Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for Alton Close

1 Alton Close, Dronfield, Dronfield Woodhouse, S18 8RU, 4 Alton Close, Dronfield, Dronfield Woodhouse, S18 8RU,
2 Alton Close, Dronfield, Dronfield Woodhouse, S18 8RU, 6 Alton Close, Dronfield, Dronfield Woodhouse, S18 8RU,
3 Alton Close, Dronfield, Dronfield Woodhouse, S18 8RU,

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Postcodes for Alton Close

S18 8RU

Location detailsCar Parks near Alton Close

Sports Centre / Farwater Lane Car Park
Farwater Lane, Dronfield, Derbyshire
Dronfield
S18 1RA
Distance: 2.13 km (click for directions)
Free of charge car park
Telephone: 01246217395
Operated by: North East Derbyshire District Council
Manor House Car Park
High Street, Dronfield, Derbyshire
Dronfield
S18 1PY
Distance: 2.20 km (click for directions)
90 mins / no return within 2 hours Monday to Saturday, 8:00 - 6.00pm
Telephone: 01246217394
Operated by: North East Derbyshire District Council
Civic Centre Car Park
Civic Centre, Dronfield, Derbyshire
Dronfield
S18 1PD
Distance: 2.30 km (click for directions)
Maximum Stay 90 mins / no return within 2 hours. Monday to Saturday, 8:00 - 6.00pm
Telephone: 01246217395
Operated by: North East Derbyshire District Council
Civic Centre (Overflow) Car Park
Civic Centre, Dronfield, Derbyshire
Dronfield
S18 1PD
Distance: 2.35 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01246217394
Operated by: North East Derbyshire District Council
Soaper Lane Car Park
Soaper Lane, Dronfield, Derbyshire
Dronfield
S18 1QB
Distance: 2.51 km (click for directions)
Free of charge car park
Telephone: 01246217394
Operated by: North East Derbyshire District Council
Height

Height

The Central point of Alton Close is approximately 196 Metres above sea level
Location details

Location Details

Alton Close
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Latitude/Longitude: 53.297380650000, -1.49546442900000
OS Reference: 433623.098622, 377974.108526
OS Grid Reference: SK336780

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Alton Close

OS Landranger Map Number: 119
OS Landranger Map Name: Buxton & Matlock
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Dialling Code: 01246
Telephone Exchange: DRONFIELD - SLDF
Telephone Cabinet: P20
Fibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises: FTTC
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Greater than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 5.9
Median Speed: 6.1
Maximum Speed: 7
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 3

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

St Andrew's CofE Methodist (Aided) Primary School

Distance: 0.48 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Aided School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 193
Address: Pentland Road, Dronfield Woodhouse, S18 8ZQ
Telephone: 01246417243
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alton Close to St Andrew's CofE Methodist (Aided) Primary School

Gorseybrigg Primary School and Nursery

Distance: 0.55 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 240
Address: Balmoral Crescent, Dronfield Woodhouse, S18 8ZY
Telephone: 01246418508
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alton Close to Gorseybrigg Primary School and Nursery

William Levick Primary School

Distance: 0.91 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 169
Address: Smithy Croft, Dronfield Woodhouse, S18 8YB
Telephone: 01142890670
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alton Close to William Levick Primary School

Dronfield Infant School

Distance: 1.69 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 260
Address: School Lane, S18 1RY
Telephone: 01246412302
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alton Close to Dronfield Infant School
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Ash Green

Address: Ashgate Road, Ashgate, Chesterfield, S42 7JE,
Independent Sector
Derbyshire Community Health Services NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01246 565 000
Distance: 6.53 (km)
Directions from Alton Close to Ash Green

Alpha Hospital Sheffield

Address: 83 East Bank Road, Sheffield, S2 3PX,
NHS Sector
Alpha Hospitals
Telephone: 0114 2793350
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Distance: 8.23 (km)
Directions from Alton Close to Alpha Hospital Sheffield

BMI Thornbury Hospital

Address: 312 Fulwood Road, Sheffield,
Independent Sector
BMI Healthcare
Telephone: 0114 2661133
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Distance: 8.68 (km)
Directions from Alton Close to BMI Thornbury Hospital

Royal Hallamshire Hospital

Address: Glossop Road, Sheffield, S10 2JF,
NHS Sector
Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0114 271 1900
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 9.01 (km)
Directions from Alton Close to Royal Hallamshire Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Gosforth Valley Medical Practice

Address: Gosforth Valley Med Ctr, Gorsey Brigg, Dronfield Woodhouse, Derbyshire, S18 8UE
Telephone: 01246 419040
Distance: 0.29 (km)
Directions from Alton Close to Gosforth Valley Medical Practice

Stubley Medical Centre

Address: Stubley Medical Centre, 7 Stubley Drive, Dronfield Woodhouse, Derbyshire, S18 8QY
Telephone: 01246 296970
Distance: 0.96 (km)
Directions from Alton Close to Stubley Medical Centre

Dronfield Medical Practice

Address: Dronfield Medical Centre, High Street, Dronfield, Derbyshire, S18 1PY
Telephone: 01246 412242
Distance: 1.46 (km)
Directions from Alton Close to Dronfield Medical Practice

Oakhill Medical Practice

Address: Oakhill Medical Practice, Oakhill Road, Dronfield, Sheffield, S18 2EJ
Telephone: 01246 296900
Distance: 2.63 (km)
Directions from Alton Close to Oakhill Medical Practice
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

The Dental Surgery

Address: The Dental Surgery, 41 Pentland Road, Dronfield Woodhouse, Sheffield, S18 8ZQ
Distance: 0.48 (km)
Directions from Alton Close to The Dental Surgery

Stubley Lane Dental Centre

Address: Stubley Lane Dental Centre, 3 Stubley Lane, Dronfield, Derbyshire, S18 1PE
Distance: 1.28 (km)
Directions from Alton Close to Stubley Lane Dental Centre

Dunning Dental Care

Address: Dunning Dental Care, 95 Snape Hill Lane, Dronfield, Derbyshire, S18 2GN
Distance: 2.16 (km)
Directions from Alton Close to Dunning Dental Care

Dental Surgery

Address: Dental Surgery, 58 Hemper Lane, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S8 7FD
Distance: 2.91 (km)
Directions from Alton Close to Dental Surgery
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Dronfield Library

Manor House, High Street, Dronfield, S181PY
Telephone: 01629 533450
Distance: 1.45 Kilometres
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Directions from Alton Close to Dronfield Library

Greenhill Library

Hemper Lane , Sheffield, S87FE
Telephone: 0114 203 7700
Distance: 3.14 Kilometres
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Directions from Alton Close to Greenhill Library

Totley Library

205 Baslow Road, Sheffield, S174DT
Telephone: 0114 293 0406
Distance: 3.2 Kilometres
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Directions from Alton Close to Totley Library

Jordanthorpe Library

15 Jordanthorpe Centre, Sheffield, S88DX
Telephone: 0114 203 7701
Distance: 3.48 Kilometres
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Directions from Alton Close to Jordanthorpe Library

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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Dronfield Station is 1.83 Kilometers away

Directions from Alton Close to Dronfield

Dronfield station is operated by Northern in the North East Derbyshire area on the Chesterfield - Swinton (via Sheffield) stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Alfreton • Appleby • Aslockton • Barnsley • Bingham • Bingley • Carlisle • Chesterfield • Chinley • Dore & Totley • Ely • Grantham • Keighley • Kirkby Stephen • Langley Mill • Leeds • Liverpool Lime Street • Liverpool South Parkway • Manchester Oxford Road • Manchester Piccadilly • March • Meadowhall • Normanton • Norwich • Nottingham • Peterborough • Settle • Sheffield • Shipley • Skipton • Stockport • Thetford • Wakefield Kirkgate • Warrington Central • Widnes

Dore & Totley Station is 3.61 Kilometers away

Directions from Alton Close to Dore & Totley

Dore & Totley station is operated by Northern in the Sheffield, Hallam area on the STP: Dore - Hazel Grove stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Adwick • Alfreton • Ashburys • Bamford • Barnetby • Bentley (S. Yorks) • Bredbury • Brinnington • Chesterfield • Chinley • Cleethorpes • Conisbrough • Doncaster • Dronfield • Edale • Ely • Grantham • Grimsby Town • Grindleford • Hathersage • Hope (Derbyshire) • Liverpool Lime Street • Liverpool South Parkway • Manchester Airport • Manchester Oxford Road • Manchester Piccadilly • Marple • Meadowhall • Mexborough • New Mills Central • Norwich • Nottingham • Peterborough • Reddish North • Romiley • Rotherham Central • Scunthorpe • Sheffield • Stockport • Strines • Swinton (South Yorkshire) • Thetford • Warrington Central • Widnes

Grindleford Station is 8.73 Kilometers away

Directions from Alton Close to Grindleford

Grindleford station is operated by Northern in the Derbyshire Dales area on the STP: Dore - Hazel Grove stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Adwick • Ashburys • Bamford • Bentley (S. Yorks) • Bredbury • Brinnington • Chinley • Conisbrough • Doncaster • Dore & Totley • Edale • Hathersage • Hope (Derbyshire) • Manchester Piccadilly • Marple • Meadowhall • Mexborough • New Mills Central • Reddish North • Romiley • Rotherham Central • Sheffield • Strines • Swinton (South Yorkshire)

Hathersage Station is 10.84 Kilometers away

Directions from Alton Close to Hathersage

Hathersage station is operated by Northern in the Derbyshire Dales area on the STP: Dore - Hazel Grove stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Adwick • Ashburys • Bamford • Bentley (S. Yorks) • Bredbury • Brinnington • Chinley • Conisbrough • Doncaster • Dore & Totley • Edale • Grindleford • Hope (Derbyshire) • Manchester Piccadilly • Marple • Meadowhall • Mexborough • New Mills Central • Reddish North • Romiley • Rotherham Central • Sheffield • Strines • Swinton (South Yorkshire)

Airports

Nearest Airports

Robin Hood Doncaster Sheffield Airport is 38.03 Kilometers away Directions from Alton Close to Robin Hood Doncaster Sheffield Airport
East Midlands Airport is 53.44 Kilometers away Directions from Alton Close to East Midlands Airport
Leeds Bradford International Airport is 64.41 Kilometers away Directions from Alton Close to Leeds Bradford International Airport
Birmingham International Airport is 95.13 Kilometers away Directions from Alton Close to Birmingham International Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Alton Close is approximately 7.59 miles from the M1

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M1 J29/A6192 - 12.31 Km Away
Directions from Alton Close to M1 J29/A6192
Junction: M1 J30/A616/A6135 - 13.3 Km Away
Directions from Alton Close to M1 J30/A616/A6135
Junction: M1 J34/A631(T)/A631/A6178 - 14.29 Km Away
Directions from Alton Close to M1 J34/A631(T)/A631/A6178
Junction: M1 J33/A630 - 14.82 Km Away
Directions from Alton Close to M1 J33/A630

In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Central England Co-operative Society

43 Pentland Road, Dronfield Woodhouse, Dronfield, S18 8ZQ
Distance: 0.48 Kilometres
Directions from Alton Close to Central England Co-operative Society

McColl's

3 - 5 Barnes Lane, Dronfield Woodhouse, Dronfield, S18 8YE
Distance: 1.01 Kilometres
Directions from Alton Close to McColl's

Sainsbury's

Wreakes Lane, Dronfield, S18 1NW
Distance: 1.45 Kilometres
Directions from Alton Close to Sainsbury's

Aldi

Aldi Foodstore Ltd, Sheffield Road, Dronfield, S18 2GG
Distance: 1.62 Kilometres
Directions from Alton Close to Aldi
Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Historic Properties

Attraction Name: Revolution House
Distance: 5.53 (km)
Directions from Alton Close to Revolution House

Visitor Centres

Attraction Name: Tapton Lock Visitor Centre
Distance: 7.07 (km)
Directions from Alton Close to Tapton Lock Visitor Centre

Farms

Attraction Name: Heeley City Farm
Distance: 7.51 (km)
Directions from Alton Close to Heeley City Farm

Museums & Art Galleries

Attraction Name: Chesterfield Museum and Art Gallery
Distance: 8.26 (km)
Directions from Alton Close to Chesterfield Museum and Art Gallery

Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of North East Derbyshire District
Visit the Council's Website
Council House
Saltergate
Chesterfield
Derbyshire
S40 1LF
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 01246 231111
Ward: Gosforth Valley Ward
Parish: Gosforth Valley Ward
Ceremonial County: Derbyshire
County Council:
Address:
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of North East Derbyshire
The Member of Parliament is Lee Benjamin Rowley
Details for the MP Lee Benjamin Rowley on parliament.uk
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In the 2017 General Election Lee Benjamin Rowley won with a majority of 2860 the result was Con gain from Lab. The total electorate was 72097
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01019794
Ons Area Name:North East Derbyshire 005D
Average Age : 49.48
Population: 1416.00
Male Population: 700.00 (49.44%)
Female Population: 716.00 (50.56%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 5 (0.35%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force: Derbyshire Constabulary
Find a Local Neighbourhood Watch Scheme

This Safer Neighbourhood area covers Dronfield. It belongs to the Clay Cross and North East policing section. 
Dronfield is a large town with a population of 21,000 persons, located close to the city of Sheffield. It has an active town council, Dronfield Town Council, and a good range of shops.

Visit Derbyshire Police Website
Email Derbyshire Police
Telephone: 101

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