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Oxclose, Sunderland

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Oxclose, Sunderland

Oxclose is a village in Washington, Tyne and Wear. It is located between the A1231, A182 and A195 highways, close to Sunderland, and is well served by links from the A1(M) which passes within 1 mile (2 km) of Oxclose's boundaries. Oxclose covers an area of approximately 0.1 square miles and boasts a population of around 3800 (2001 Census). There are four schools in Oxclose: Oxclose Nursery, Oxclose Primary School, St John Boste RC Primary School and Oxclose Community School.
Administrative CountySunderland
Traditional CountyDurham
OS GridNZ2956
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionNorth East
Police AuthorityNorthumbria

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