Alston Close

Postcode: TA1 4LR

Alston Close is a street in the settlement of Taunton governed by Comeytrowe Civil Parish council which is within the electoral area of Comeytrowe Ward in the administration area of Taunton Deane District Council within Somerset County Council located in the South West Euro Region of the UK.

Alston Close is located 135.12 miles West from the centre of London, 1.14 miles South West from the centre of Taunton, 21.87 miles West from the centre of Yeovil and 26.4 miles North East from the centre of Exeter.

Road Name:Alston Close
Road Type:residential
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Postcodes for Alston Close

TA1 4LR
nearest tide point and watercourse

Tides and Rivers

Alston Close is approximately 10.9116 kilometres from the tidal high water mark which could be coastline or a tidal river (click to view nearest high tide point in Google Maps) and is 28 metres above sea level

The nearest significant watercourse to Alston Close is a river called Galmington Stream which is approximately 0.279158 kilometres away
Height

Height

The Central point of Alston Close is approximately 28 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Area Code: 01823 - Taunton
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Less than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 3.8
Median Speed: 2.8
Maximum Speed: 9.6
Next-generation access (NGA)?: N
Number of Connections: 7
water

Water and Drainage Details

Wessex Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Alston Close

4 Alston Close
Sale Price: £208,000
Sale Date: 25/04/2014
13 Alston Close
Sale Price: £185,500
Sale Date: 13/04/2012
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

Bishop Henderson Church of England Primary School, Taunton

Distance: 0.2 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Aided School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 418
Address: Henderson Close, TA1 4TU
Telephone: 01823274770
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alston Close to Bishop Henderson Church of England Primary School, Taunton

Parkfield Primary School

Distance: 0.94 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 417
Address: Parkfield Road, TA1 4RT
Telephone: 01823282125
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alston Close to Parkfield Primary School

Taunton Deane Partnership College

Distance: 1.08 Kilometers
Type: Pupil Referral Unit
Phase: PRU
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 12
Address: Northfields, Bishops Hull, TA1 5DR
Telephone: 01823349338
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alston Close to Taunton Deane Partnership College

Trull Church of England VA Primary School

Distance: 1.23 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Aided School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 263
Address: Church Road, Trull, TA3 7JZ
Telephone: 01823333239
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Alston Close to Trull Church of England VA Primary School
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Musgrove Park Hospital

Address: Musgrove Park Hospital, Taunton, TA1 5DA,
NHS Sector
Taunton and Somerset NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01823 333444
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Distance: 0.85 (km)
Directions from Alston Close to Musgrove Park Hospital

Nuffield Health, Taunton Hospital

Address: Staplegrove Elm, Taunton, TA2 6AN,
Independent Sector
Nuffield Health
Telephone: 0800 015 5020
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Distance: 2.81 (km)
Directions from Alston Close to Nuffield Health, Taunton Hospital

Dene Barton Community Hospital

Address: Dene Road,
NHS Sector
Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01823 431930
Distance: 5.52 (km)
Directions from Alston Close to Dene Barton Community Hospital

Wellington Community Hospital

Address: Bulford,
NHS Sector
Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01823 662663
Distance: 7.91 (km)
Directions from Alston Close to Wellington Community Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

College Way Surgery

Address: College Way Surgery, Comeytrowe Centre, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 4TY
Telephone: 01823 259333
Distance: 0.15 (km)
Directions from Alston Close to College Way Surgery

St Margaret's Hospice

Address: St Margaret's Hospice, Heron Drive, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 5HA
Telephone: 0845 0708910
Distance: 1.35 (km)
Directions from Alston Close to St Margaret's Hospice

French Weir Health Centre

Address: French Weir Health Centre, French Weir Avenue, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 1NW
Telephone: 01823 331381
Distance: 1.77 (km)
Directions from Alston Close to French Weir Health Centre

St James Medical Centre

Address: St James Medical Centre, Coal Orchard, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 1JP
Telephone: 01823 285400
Distance: 2.12 (km)
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Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Confident Orthodontics

Address: 23 Bridge Street, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 4TQ
Distance: 0.46 (km)
Directions from Alston Close to Confident Orthodontics

Parkfield Surgeries

Address: Parkfield Surgeries, 13 Parkfield Road, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 4RL
Distance: 1.18 (km)
Directions from Alston Close to Parkfield Surgeries

Orthoworld Taunton

Address: Orthoworld Taunton, 23 the Crescent, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 4EB
Distance: 1.53 (km)
Directions from Alston Close to Orthoworld Taunton

Crescent Dental Practice

Address: Crescent Dental Practice, 4 - 5 the Crescent, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 4EA
Distance: 1.57 (km)
Directions from Alston Close to Crescent Dental Practice
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Taunton Library

Paul Street, Taunton, TA13XZ
Telephone: 0845 345 9177
Distance: 1.81 Kilometres
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Directions from Alston Close to Taunton Library

Somerset Heritage Centre and Libraries

Brunel Way, Langford Mead, Taunton, TA26SF
Telephone:
Distance: 2.57 Kilometres
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Priorswood Library

Eastwick Road, Taunton, TA27HD
Telephone: 0845 345 9177
Distance: 3.79 Kilometres
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Bishops Lydeard Library

Church Street, Bishops Lydeard, TA43AT
Telephone: 0845 345 9177
Distance: 7.72 Kilometres
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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Penarth Station is 48.05 Kilometers away

Directions from Alston Close to Penarth

Penarth station is operated by Arriva Trains Wales in the Cardiff South and Penarth area on the South Wales Valleys stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Aber • Bargoed • Brithdir • Caerphilly • Cardiff Central • Cardiff Queen Street • Cathays • Dinas (Mid Glamorgan) • Dingle Road • Energlyn & Churchill Park • Gilfach Fargoed • Grangetown (South Glamorgan) • Heath High Level • Hengoed • Lisvane and Thornhill • Llanbradach • Llandaf • Llanishen • Llwynypia • Pengam • Pontlottyn • Pontypridd • Porth • Radyr • Rhymney • Taffs Well • Tir-Phil • Ton Pentre • Tonypandy • Trefforest • Trehafod • Treherbert • Treorchy • Ynyswen • Ystrad Mynach • Ystrad Rhondda

Dingle Road Station is 48.55 Kilometers away

Directions from Alston Close to Dingle Road

Dingle Road station is operated by Arriva Trains Wales in the Cardiff South and Penarth area on the South Wales Valleys stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Aber • Bargoed • Brithdir • Caerphilly • Cardiff Central • Cardiff Queen Street • Cathays • Dinas (Mid Glamorgan) • Energlyn & Churchill Park • Gilfach Fargoed • Grangetown (South Glamorgan) • Heath High Level • Hengoed • Lisvane and Thornhill • Llanbradach • Llandaf • Llanishen • Llwynypia • Penarth • Pengam • Pontlottyn • Pontypridd • Porth • Radyr • Rhymney • Taffs Well • Tir-Phil • Ton Pentre • Tonypandy • Trefforest • Trehafod • Treherbert • Treorchy • Ynyswen • Ystrad Mynach • Ystrad Rhondda

Airports

Nearest Airports

Exeter International Airport is 36.7 Kilometers away Directions from Alston Close to Exeter International Airport
Cardiff International Airport is 46.26 Kilometers away Directions from Alston Close to Cardiff International Airport
Bristol International Airport is 51.25 Kilometers away Directions from Alston Close to Bristol International Airport
Swansea Airport is 93.42 Kilometers away Directions from Alston Close to Swansea Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Bridgwater Ferry Terminal is 17.9 Kilometers away
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Minehead Harbour is 33.67 Kilometers away
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Weston-super-Mare Knightstone Harbour is 39.6 Kilometers away
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Topsham Ferry Landing is 43.1 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Alston Close is approximately 1.51 miles from the M5

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M5 J25/A358 - 4.41 Km Away
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Junction: M5 J26/A38 - 5.92 Km Away
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Junction: M5 J24/A38 - 14.09 Km Away
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Junction: M5 J27/A361/A38 - 18.95 Km Away
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In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Galmington Taunton Express

Comeytrowe Centre, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 4TY
Distance: 0.15 Kilometres
Directions from Alston Close to Tesco Galmington Taunton Express

TESCO STORES LTD

Tesco, Castle Street, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 4AB
Distance: 1.43 Kilometres
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Tesco Stores Limited

Tesco, Castle Street, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 4AB54 - 56 High Street, TAUNTON, Somerset, TA1 3PN
Distance: 1.64 Kilometres
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Iceland

Tesco, Castle Street, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 4AB54 - 56 High Street, TAUNTON, Somerset, TA1 3PN59 High Street, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 3PT
Distance: 1.7 Kilometres
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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Museum

Attraction Name: Somerset Cricket Museum, Museum of Somerset
Distance: 3.3 (km)
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Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Sheppy's Cider Farm Centre
Distance: 3.47 (km)
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Racecourse

Attraction Name: Taunton Racecourse
Distance: 3.6 (km)
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Garden

Attraction Name: Hestercombe House Gardens
Distance: 6.06 (km)
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Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Taunton Deane District
Visit the Council's Website
The Deane House
Belvedere Road
Taunton
Somerset
TA1 1HE
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 01823 356433
County Council: Somerset County
Address:
Within the electoral area of Comeytrowe Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Taunton Deane
The Member of Parliament is Browne, Jeremy
Within the area of Comeytrowe Civil Parish Council
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01029264
Ons Area Name:Taunton Deane 011B
Average Age : 48.99
Population: 1294.00
Male Population: 609.00 (47.06%)
Female Population: 685.00 (52.94%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 6 (0.46%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
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Recent Crime in the Area

Drugs4
Public-order3
Other-theft3
Burglary1
Violent-crime11
Shoplifting13
Other-crime1
Criminal-damage-arson6
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location details

Location Details

Alston Close

OS Reference: 321283, 123403
OS Grid Reference: ST213234
Latitude and Longitude: 51.004081971437, -3.122031490235
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 10.9116 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Alston Close

Map Number: 193
Map Name: Taunton & Lyme Regis
Galmington
Taunton Deane
Somerset
South West
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