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Midlands street named as having the 'most embarrassing name'

31% of voters decided Minge Lane in Upton-upon-Severn has the most embarrassing street name in England Photo: Google Street View

A Worcestershire road has been voted as having the most embarrassing street name in England, picking up nearly one-third of the vote.

Minge Lane in Upton-upon-Severn came first in the top 10 most embarrassing names list, with 31%.

The average cost of a detached house in Minge Lane is £253,389 Credit: Google Street View

In fourth place on the list was Bell End, Rowley Regis, with 22.5% of the vote.

A semi-detached house there is worth £126,409.

Bell End in Rowley Regis came fourth on the list Credit: Google Street View

The research by a property website suggests streets with rude sounding names could be around £84,000 cheaper than other homes nearby.

A semi-detached home on Bell End costs an average of £126,408, in nearby Uplands Avenue a similar property costs an average of £187,027 Credit: Google Street View

The top 15 rudest street names in England according to

  • 1. Minge Lane, Upton-upon-Severn, Worcestershire
  • 2. Slag Lane, Lowton, Lancashire
  • 3. Fanny Hands Lane, Ludford, Lincolnshire
  • 4. Bell End, Rowley Regis, West Midlands
  • 5. Crotch Crescent, Marston, Oxfordshire
  • 6. The Knob, Kings Sutton, Northamptonshire
  • 7. Turkey Cock Lane, Stanway, Essex
  • 8. Cockshoot Close, Stonesfield, Oxfordshire
  • 9. Cumming Street, Islington, London
  • 10. Cock A-Dobby, Sandhurst, Berkshire
  • 11. Cock Lane, Farringdon, London
  • 12. Clitterhouse Road, Brent Cross, London
  • 13. Cock and Bell Lane, Long Melford, Suffolk
  • 14. Beaver Close, Richmond, Surrey
  • 15. Cold Blow Lane, Lambeth, London