Ballast Lane

Postcode: BS11 8DT

Ballast Lane is a street which is within the electoral area of Avonmouth Ward in the administration area of City of Bristol Council located in the South West Euro Region of the UK.

Ballast Lane is located 110.72 miles West from the centre of London, 5.04 miles North West from the centre of Bristol, 21.57 miles East from the centre of Cardiff and 23.93 miles North West from the centre of Trowbridge.

Road Name:Ballast Lane
Road Type:track
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Postcodes for Ballast Lane

BS11 8DT
nearest tide point and watercourse

Tides and Rivers

Ballast Lane is approximately 2.00394 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 metres above sea level

The nearest significant watercourse to Ballast Lane is an unnamed tidal river which is approximately 2.52453 kilometres away
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Area Code: 0117 - Bristol
Area Code: 01275 - Clevedon
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Water and Drainage Details

Wessex Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Ballast Lane

Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

Oasis Academy Long Cross

Distance: 1.19 Kilometers
Type: Academy Sponsor Led
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 413
Address: Long Cross, Lawrence Weston, BS11 0LP
Telephone: 01179030333
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Ballast Lane to Oasis Academy Long Cross

Nova Primary School

Distance: 1.25 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 293
Address: Barracks Lane, Shirehampton, BS11 9NG
Telephone: 01179030446
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Ballast Lane to Nova Primary School

Our Lady of the Rosary Catholic Primary School, Bristol

Distance: 1.29 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Aided School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 212
Address: Tide Grove, Lawrence Weston, BS11 0PA
Telephone: 01179030025
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Ballast Lane to Our Lady of the Rosary Catholic Primary School, Bristol

St Bede's Catholic College

Distance: 1.38 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 1039
Address: Long Cross, Lawrence Weston, BS11 0SU
Telephone: 01173772200
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Ballast Lane to St Bede's Catholic College
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Spire Bristol Hospital

Address: Redland Hill, Bristol,
Independent Sector
Spire Healthcare
Telephone: 0117 980 4000
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Distance: 5.73 (km)
Directions from Ballast Lane to Spire Bristol Hospital

Southmead Hospital

Address: Southmead Road, Westbury-on-Trym, Bristol, BS10 5NB,
NHS Sector
North Bristol NHS Trust
Telephone: 01179505050
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 5.86 (km)
Directions from Ballast Lane to Southmead Hospital

Nuffield Health, Bristol Hospital (Chesterfield)

Address: 3 Clifton Hill, Clifton, Bristol, BS8 1BN,
Independent Sector
Nuffield Health
Telephone: 0800 015 5020
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Distance: 7.22 (km)
Directions from Ballast Lane to Nuffield Health, Bristol Hospital (Chesterfield)

St Michael's Hospital

Address: Southwell Street, Bristol, BS2 8EG,
NHS Sector
University Hospitals Bristol NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0117 342 5325
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Distance: 7.49 (km)
Directions from Ballast Lane to St Michael's Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Ridingleaze Medical Centre

Address: Ridingleaze Medical Ctr., Ridingleaze, Bristol, BS11 0QE
Telephone: 0117 9822693
Distance: 1.35 (km)
Directions from Ballast Lane to Ridingleaze Medical Centre

Avonmouth Medical Centre

Address: Avonmouth Medical Centre, Collins Street, Avonmouth, Bristol, BS11 9JJ
Telephone: 0117 9824322
Distance: 1.6 (km)
Directions from Ballast Lane to Avonmouth Medical Centre

Primary Care Gynaecology Service

Address: Primary Care Gynaecology, Avonmouth Mc, Collins St, Bristol, BS11 9JJ
Telephone: 0117 9824322
Distance: 1.6 (km)
Directions from Ballast Lane to Primary Care Gynaecology Service

Shirehampton Group Practice

Address: Shirehampton Health Ctr, Pembroke Rd, Shirehampton, Bristol, BS11 9SB
Telephone: 0117 9162226
Distance: 1.94 (km)
Directions from Ballast Lane to Shirehampton Group Practice
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Lawrence Weston Dental Practice

Address: Lawrence Weston Dental Practice, 11 Crokeswood Walk, Bristol, Avon, BS11 0NA
Distance: 1.14 (km)
Directions from Ballast Lane to Lawrence Weston Dental Practice

Unit 3

Address: Unit 3, Village Walk, Avonmouth Road, Bristol, BS11 9LP
Distance: 1.46 (km)
Directions from Ballast Lane to Unit 3

Smile Solution

Address: Smile Solution, 6 the Parade, Shirehampton, Bristol, BS11 9TS
Distance: 2.03 (km)
Directions from Ballast Lane to Smile Solution

M a Wilcox and Associates

Address: M a Wilcox and Associates, Shirehampton Dental Surgery, 21 Station Road, Shirehampton, Bristol, BS11 9TU
Distance: 2.14 (km)
Directions from Ballast Lane to M a Wilcox and Associates
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Lawrence Weston Library

Stile Acres, Ridingleaze, Bristol, BS110QA
Telephone: 0117 903 8553
Distance: 1.39 Kilometres
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Directions from Ballast Lane to Lawrence Weston Library

Avonmouth Library

Avonmouth Road, Avonmouth, Bristol, BS119EN
Telephone: 0117 903 8521
Distance: 1.69 Kilometres
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Directions from Ballast Lane to Avonmouth Library

Shirehampton Library

Station Road, Shirehampton, Bristol, BS119TU
Telephone:
Distance: 2.14 Kilometres
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Directions from Ballast Lane to Shirehampton Library

Sea Mills Library

Sylvan Way, Sea Mills, Bristol, BS92NA
Telephone: 0117 903 8555
Distance: 2.55 Kilometres
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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Pilning Station is 6.52 Kilometers away

Directions from Ballast Lane to Pilning

Pilning station is operated by Great Western Railway in the Filton and Bradley Stoke area on the Didcot - Border [nr Pilning] stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Bridgwater • Bristol Parkway • Bristol Temple Meads • Cardiff Central • Filton Abbey Wood • Highbridge & Burnham • Nailsea & Backwell • Newport (Gwent) • Parson Street • Patchway • Severn Tunnel Junction • Taunton • Weston-Super-Mare • Worle • Yatton

Caldicot Station is 10.46 Kilometers away

Directions from Ballast Lane to Caldicot

Caldicot station is operated by Arriva Trains Wales in the Newport East area on the Border [nr Chepstow] - Severn Tunnel Jcn stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Bridgend • Cardiff Central • Carmarthen • Cheltenham Spa • Chepstow • Clarbeston Road • Clunderwen • Ferryside • Fishguard & Goodwick • Fishguard Harbour • Garth (Mid-Glamorgan) • Gloucester • Gowerton • Kidwelly • Llanelli • Llanharan • Lydney • Maesteg • Maesteg (Ewenny Road) • Neath • Newport (Gwent) • Pembrey & Burry Port • Pencoed • Pontyclun • Port Talbot Parkway • Pyle • Sarn • Severn Tunnel Junction • Swansea • Tondu • Whitland • Wildmill

Chepstow Station is 14.85 Kilometers away

Directions from Ballast Lane to Chepstow

Chepstow station is operated by Arriva Trains Wales in the Monmouth area on the Border [nr Chepstow] - Severn Tunnel Jcn stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Ashchurch • Attenborough • Beeston • Birmingham New Street • Bridgend • Burton-On-Trent • Caldicot • Cardiff Central • Carmarthen • Cheltenham Spa • Clarbeston Road • Clunderwen • Derby • Ferryside • Fishguard & Goodwick • Fishguard Harbour • Garth (Mid-Glamorgan) • Gloucester • Gowerton • Kidwelly • Llanelli • Llanharan • Long Eaton • Lydney • Maesteg • Maesteg (Ewenny Road) • Neath • Newport (Gwent) • Nottingham • Pembrey & Burry Port • Pencoed • Pontyclun • Port Talbot Parkway • Pyle • Sarn • Severn Tunnel Junction • Spondon • Swansea • Tondu • University • Whitland • Wildmill • Willington • Wilnecote

Keynsham Station is 15.92 Kilometers away

Directions from Ballast Lane to Keynsham

Keynsham station is operated by Great Western Railway in the North East Somerset area on the Swindon (via Bath Spa) / Bristol stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Ashchurch • Avoncliff • Avonmouth • Barnham • Bath Spa • Bedminster • Bradford-On-Avon • Brighton • Bristol Parkway • Bristol Temple Meads • Bruton • Cam & Dursley • Cardiff Central • Castle Cary • Cheltenham Spa • Chetnole • Chichester • Clifton Down • Cosham • Dilton Marsh • Dorchester West • Fareham • Filton Abbey Wood • Fratton • Freshford • Frome • Gloucester • Great Malvern • Havant • Hove • Lawrence Hill • Maiden Newton • Malvern Link • Montpelier • Nailsea & Backwell • Newport (Gwent) • Oldfield Park • Patchway • Portsmouth & Southsea • Portsmouth Harbour • Redland • Romsey • Salisbury • Sea Mills • Severn Tunnel Junction • Shirehampton • Shoreham-By-Sea • Southampton Central • Stapleton Road • Thornford • Trowbridge • Upwey • Warminster • Westbury • Weston Milton • Weston-Super-Mare • Weymouth • Worcester Foregate Street • Worcester Shrub Hill • Worle • Worthing • Yate • Yatton • Yeovil Pen Mill • Yetminster

Airports

Nearest Airports

Bristol International Airport is 13.53 Kilometers away Directions from Ballast Lane to Bristol International Airport
Cardiff International Airport is 47.42 Kilometers away Directions from Ballast Lane to Cardiff International Airport
Gloucestershire Airport is 55.84 Kilometers away Directions from Ballast Lane to Gloucestershire Airport
Swansea Airport is 96.76 Kilometers away Directions from Ballast Lane to Swansea Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Bristol Docks Ferry Landing is 1.94 Kilometers away
Directions from Ballast Lane to Bristol Docks Ferry Landing
Portishead Pier is 5.56 Kilometers away
Directions from Ballast Lane to Portishead Pier
Pumphouse Ferry Landing is 7.68 Kilometers away
Directions from Ballast Lane to Pumphouse Ferry Landing
Nova Scotia Ferry Landing is 7.72 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Ballast Lane is approximately 0.21 miles from the M5

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M5 J18A/M49 - 0.56 Km Away
Directions from Ballast Lane to M5 J18A/M49
Junction: M5 J18/M49 - 0.83 Km Away
Directions from Ballast Lane to M5 J18/M49
Junction: M5 J18/A4 - 1.19 Km Away
Directions from Ballast Lane to M5 J18/A4
Junction: M5 J18/A4/B4054 - 1.36 Km Away
Directions from Ballast Lane to M5 J18/A4/B4054

In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Co-op

78-84 Ridingleaze, Lawrence Weston, Bristol, BS11 0QB
Distance: 1.37 Kilometres
Directions from Ballast Lane to Co-op

Costco Cash & Carry

Costco Wholesale, St Brendans Way, Avonmouth, Bristol, BS11 9EZ
Distance: 1.48 Kilometres
Directions from Ballast Lane to Costco Cash & Carry

The Co-operative

Costco Wholesale, St Brendans Way, Avonmouth, Bristol, BS11 9EZ45-49 High Street, Shirehampton, Bristol, BS11 0DW
Distance: 1.89 Kilometres
Directions from Ballast Lane to The Co-operative

Aldi

Aldi, Crow Lane, Henbury, Bristol, BS10 7EN
Distance: 2.83 Kilometres
Directions from Ballast Lane to Aldi

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nature Reserve

Attraction Name: Kingsweston Down Nature Reserve
Distance: 1.57 (km)
Directions from Ballast Lane to Kingsweston Down Nature Reserve

Country Park

Attraction Name: Blaise Castle Estate
Distance: 2.54 (km)
Directions from Ballast Lane to Blaise Castle Estate

Museum

Attraction Name: Blaise Castle Museum
Distance: 3.12 (km)
Directions from Ballast Lane to Blaise Castle Museum

Wildlife Centre

Attraction Name: Wild Place Project
Distance: 5.22 (km)
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Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of City of Bristol
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The Council House
College Green
Bristol
BS1 5TR
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 0117 922 2000
Within the electoral area of Avonmouth Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Bristol North West
The Member of Parliament is Leslie, Charlotte
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01014498
Ons Area Name:Bristol 003B
Average Age : 35.02
Population: 1583.00
Male Population: 755.00 (47.69%)
Female Population: 828.00 (52.31%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 45 (2.84%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
Find a Local Neighbourhood Watch Scheme

Team for Avonmouth and Shirehampton beat.

Telephone: 101
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Recent Crime in the Area

Violent-crime28
Drugs5
Criminal-damage-arson8
Other-theft3
Public-order6
Shoplifting4
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

Map of Crimes Committed Near Ballast Lane

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Location details

Location Details

Ballast Lane

OS Reference: 353153, 178842
OS Grid Reference: ST532788
Latitude and Longitude: 51.506083270045, -2.6750630871245
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 2.00394 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Ballast Lane

Map Number: 172
Map Name: Bristol & Bath
Lawrence Weston
Bristol
South West
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