Birch Grove

Postcode: TA1 1EE

Birch Grove is a street in the settlement of Taunton which is within the electoral area of Taunton Fairwater Ward in the administration area of Taunton Deane District Council within Somerset County Council located in the South West Euro Region of the UK.

Birch Grove is located 134.25 miles West from the centre of London, 0.51 miles North West from the centre of Taunton, 21.56 miles West from the centre of Yeovil and 27.62 miles North East from the centre of Exeter.

Road Name:Birch Grove
Road Type:residential
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TA1 1EE
nearest tide point and watercourse

Tides and Rivers

Birch Grove is approximately 9.53536 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 19 metres above sea level

The nearest significant watercourse to Birch Grove is a river called River Tone which is approximately 0.406794 kilometres away
Height

Height

The Central point of Birch Grove is approximately 19 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Dialling Code: 01823
Telephone Exchange: TAUNTON - WWTAUN
Telephone Cabinet: P6
Fibre to the Cabinet or Fibre to the Premises: FTTP
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Greater than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 17
Median Speed: 14.5
Maximum Speed: >=30
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 9
water

Water and Drainage Details

Wessex Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Birch Grove

Flat 1 10 Birch Grove
Sale Price: £179,000
Sale Date: 21/11/2006
4 Birch Grove
Sale Price: £289,000
Sale Date: 15/04/2005
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

North Town Primary School

Distance: 0.26 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 439
Address: Staplegrove Road, TA1 1DF
Telephone: 01823284676
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birch Grove to North Town Primary School

St Andrew's Church School

Distance: 0.55 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 234
Address: Grove Terrace, TA2 6HA
Telephone: 01823275906
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birch Grove to St Andrew's Church School

The Castle School

Distance: 0.71 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 1198
Address: Wellington Road, TA1 5AU
Telephone: 01823274073
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Birch Grove to The Castle School

Parkfield Primary School

Distance: 1.15 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 Birch Grove to Parkfield 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: 1.2 (km)
Directions from Birch Grove 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: 1.56 (km)
Directions from Birch Grove to Nuffield Health, Taunton Hospital

Dene Barton Community Hospital

Address: Dene Road,
NHS Sector
Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01823 431930
Distance: 5.38 (km)
Directions from Birch Grove to Dene Barton Community Hospital

Wellington Community Hospital

Address: Bulford,
NHS Sector
Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01823 662663
Distance: 9.56 (km)
Directions from Birch Grove to Wellington Community Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

French Weir Health Centre

Address: French Weir Health Centre, French Weir Avenue, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 1NW
Telephone: 01823 331381
Distance: 0.28 (km)
Directions from Birch Grove to French Weir Health Centre

St James Medical Centre

Address: St James Medical Centre, Coal Orchard, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 1JP
Telephone: 01823 285400
Distance: 0.65 (km)
Directions from Birch Grove to St James Medical Centre

St Margaret's Hospice

Address: St Margaret's Hospice, Heron Drive, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 5HA
Telephone: 0845 0708910
Distance: 1.29 (km)
Directions from Birch Grove to St Margaret's Hospice

Eating Disorders Service

Address: Foundation House, Wellsprings Road, Taunton, Somerset, TA2 7PQ
Telephone: 01823 368350
Distance: 1.33 (km)
Directions from Birch Grove to Eating Disorders Service
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Linden House Dental Practice

Address: Linden House Dental Practice, 63 Staplegrove Road, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 1DG
Distance: 0.17 (km)
Directions from Birch Grove to Linden House Dental Practice

Yarde House Dental Surgeons

Address: Yarde House Dental Surgeons, Yarde House, 1 Staplegrove Road, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 1DB
Distance: 0.34 (km)
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Bridge Street Dental Centre

Address: Bridge Street Dental Centre, 47 Bridge Street, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 1TP
Distance: 0.38 (km)
Directions from Birch Grove to Bridge Street Dental Centre

Kingston Road Dental Practice

Address: Kingston Road Dental Practice, 23 Kingston Road, Taunton, Somerset, TA2 7SA
Distance: 0.56 (km)
Directions from Birch Grove to Kingston Road Dental Practice
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Taunton Library

Paul Street, Taunton, TA13XZ
Telephone: 0845 345 9177
Distance: 1 Kilometres
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Directions from Birch Grove to Taunton Library

Priorswood Library

Eastwick Road, Taunton, TA27HD
Telephone: 0845 345 9177
Distance: 1.8 Kilometres
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Somerset Heritage Centre and Libraries

Brunel Way, Langford Mead, Taunton, TA26SF
Telephone:
Distance: 2.01 Kilometres
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Bishops Lydeard Library

Church Street, Bishops Lydeard, TA43AT
Telephone: 0845 345 9177
Distance: 7.03 Kilometres
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Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Penarth Station is 46.33 Kilometers away

Directions from Birch Grove 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 46.83 Kilometers away

Directions from Birch Grove 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

Cardiff Bay Station is 49.73 Kilometers away

Directions from Birch Grove to Cardiff Bay

Cardiff Bay 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: • Cardiff Central • Cardiff Queen Street

Airports

Nearest Airports

Exeter International Airport is 38.72 Kilometers away Directions from Birch Grove to Exeter International Airport
Cardiff International Airport is 44.87 Kilometers away Directions from Birch Grove to Cardiff International Airport
Bristol International Airport is 49.23 Kilometers away Directions from Birch Grove to Bristol International Airport
Swansea Airport is 92.79 Kilometers away Directions from Birch Grove to Swansea Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Bridgwater Ferry Terminal is 15.87 Kilometers away
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Minehead Harbour is 33.15 Kilometers away
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Weston-super-Mare Knightstone Harbour is 37.62 Kilometers away
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Barry Waterfront Ferry Terminal is 43.59 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Birch Grove is approximately 1.96 miles from the M5

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M5 J25/A358 - 3.25 Km Away
Directions from Birch Grove to M5 J25/A358
Junction: M5 J26/A38 - 7.79 Km Away
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Junction: M5 J24/A38 - 12.11 Km Away
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Junction: M5 J23/A39 - 18.57 Km Away
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In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Lidl

Wood Street, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 1UN
Distance: 0.44 Kilometres
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MORRISONS

Dellers Wharf, Priory Bridge Road, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 1DX
Distance: 0.57 Kilometres
Directions from Birch Grove to MORRISONS

TESCO STORES LTD

Tesco, Castle Street, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 4AB
Distance: 0.64 Kilometres
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Iceland

Tesco, Castle Street, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 4AB59 High Street, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 3PT
Distance: 0.91 Kilometres
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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Museum

Attraction Name: Somerset Cricket Museum, Museum of Somerset
Distance: 2.93 (km)
Directions from Birch Grove to Somerset Cricket Museum, Museum of Somerset

Garden

Attraction Name: Hestercombe House Gardens
Distance: 4.02 (km)
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Racecourse

Attraction Name: Taunton Racecourse
Distance: 4.34 (km)
Directions from Birch Grove to Taunton Racecourse

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Sheppy's Cider Farm Centre
Distance: 5.22 (km)
Directions from Birch Grove to Sheppy's Cider Farm Centre

Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Taunton Deane District
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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 Taunton Fairwater Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Taunton Deane
The Member of Parliament is Browne, Jeremy
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01029289
Ons Area Name:Taunton Deane 007D
Average Age : 39.68
Population: 1863.00
Male Population: 885.00 (47.5%)
Female Population: 978.00 (52.5%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 36 (1.93%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
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Recent Crime in the Area

Criminal-damage-arson11
Public-order24
Violent-crime70
Shoplifting57
Drugs7
Robbery2
Other-theft9
Other-crime1
Burglary3
Bicycle-theft1
Vehicle-crime2
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location details

Location Details

Birch Grove

OS Reference: 322241, 125201
OS Grid Reference: ST222252
Latitude and Longitude: 51.020379140792, -3.1087643856019
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 9.53536 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Birch Grove

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