Map of LE8 5SJ postcode

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General information
Postcode LE8 5SJ
Nearest station South Wigston (3.1 km)
Bus stops
Bassett Avenue (W)
Green Lane (W)
Bassett Avenue (E)
Green Lane (E)
Wigston Street (N)
Scotland Way (W)
Nearby roads
Gwendoline Drive
Laurel Drive
The Plantation
Known addresses
63 Gwendoline Drive, Countesthorpe
65 Gwendoline Drive, Countesthorpe
71 Gwendoline Drive, Countesthorpe
73 Gwendoline Drive, Countesthorpe
77 Gwendoline Drive, Countesthorpe
79 Gwendoline Drive, Countesthorpe
83 Gwendoline Drive, Countesthorpe
85 Gwendoline Drive, Countesthorpe
87 Gwendoline Drive, Countesthorpe
89 Gwendoline Drive, Countesthorpe
91 Gwendoline Drive, Countesthorpe
95 Gwendoline Drive, Countesthorpe
99 Gwendoline Drive, Countesthorpe
Note: Known addresses come from property sales so is incomplete
Latitude 52.555155
Longitude -1.141631
Easting 458294
Northing 295603
Grid reference SP582956
UTM reference 30U 625988 5824409
Plus code 9C4WHV45+38
Altitude 95 metres (312 feet)
Sunrise (today) 07:55
Sunset (today) 15:52
Distance away
Administrative areas
Local Authority DistrictBlabyE07000129
Local AuthorityLeicestershireE10000018
ConstituencySouth LeicestershireE14000940
MPAlberto CostaConservative
Police forceLeicestershire
Water companySevern Trent
NUTS/ITL 3Leicestershire CC and Rutland
NUTS/ITL 2Leicestershire, Rutland and Northamptonshire
NUTS/ITL 1East Midlands
Country England
Note: Since administrative areas don't align to postcode boundaries, in some cases different addresses in the same postcode may be part of different administrative areas, so only use these as a guide
Date introduced May 1994
Last updated November 2021
User type Small (addresses receive less than 25 items of mail per day)
Quality Within the building of the matched address closest to the postcode mean
Population (2011) 50
Households (2011) 20
Index of Multiple Deprivation (2019)
29,091 / 32,844
Most deprivedLeast deprived
Average household income (2018)
Lowest (£20,000)Highest (£86,100)
Rural/urbanRural town and fringe
Built up areaCountesthorpeE34001739
Census output areaE00130013
Lower layer super output areaBlaby 011DE01025619
Middle layer super output areaCountesthorpe & KilbyE02005343
Travel to work areaLeicesterE30000230
Property sales
Average property price in Leicester £249,220
Annual change 9.0%
Properties recently sold in this postcode
73 Gwendoline Drive, CountesthorpeSemi-detached (freehold)2021-06-25£245,000
79 Gwendoline Drive, CountesthorpeSemi-detached (freehold)2019-08-13£234,950
Semi-detached (freehold)2012-03-16£140,000
Semi-detached (freehold)1995-03-17£54,950
99 Gwendoline Drive, CountesthorpeDetached (freehold)2018-07-13£317,000
Detached (freehold)2007-12-03£224,000
65 Gwendoline Drive, CountesthorpeSemi-detached (freehold)2017-04-07£185,000
Semi-detached (freehold)2010-08-06£148,000
Semi-detached (freehold)2003-07-11£135,000
95 Gwendoline Drive, CountesthorpeSemi-detached (freehold)2016-06-24£220,000
63 Gwendoline Drive, CountesthorpeSemi-detached (freehold)2014-11-28£192,000
Semi-detached (freehold)2001-02-02£84,000
77 Gwendoline Drive, CountesthorpeSemi-detached (freehold)2014-05-12£160,000
Semi-detached (freehold)2011-11-25£153,000
83 Gwendoline Drive, CountesthorpeTerraced (freehold)2006-11-10£153,000
Terraced (freehold)2002-01-11£69,500
91 Gwendoline Drive, CountesthorpeSemi-detached (freehold)2004-07-30£132,000
71 Gwendoline Drive, CountesthorpeSemi-detached (freehold)2000-06-09£63,500

This data covers the transactions received at Land Registry in the period 1995 to 2021.
Data produced by HM Land Registry © Crown copyright 2021.
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