Bishops Close

Postcode: BA12 6HN



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Road Name:Bishops Close
Road Type:unclassified

Bishops Close is a street in the settlement of Mere governed by Mere Civil Parish council in the administration area of Wiltshire Council located in the South West Euro Region of the UK.

Bishops Close is located 97.69 miles West from the centre of London, 15.93 miles South from the centre of Trowbridge, 19 miles North East from the centre of Yeovil and 20.65 miles West from the centre of Salisbury.

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Postcodes for Bishops Close

BA12 6HN
nearest tide point and watercourse

Tides and Rivers

Bishops Close is approximately 43.1114 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 112 metres above sea level

The nearest significant watercourse to Bishops Close is an unnamed river which is approximately 0.173706 kilometres away
Height

Height

The Central point of Bishops Close is approximately 112 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Area Code: 01963 - Wincanton
Area Code: 01747 - Shaftesbury
Area Code: 01985 - Warminster

Hotels and Places to Stay Near Bishops Close

Hotel information updated 06/02/2017

Hotels
The George Inn - mere-gb
Star Rating:3 Stars
The George Inn is set in Mere, 3.7 km from Stourhead. Every room has a flat-screen TV. The rooms are equipped with a private bathroom. For your comfort, you will find free toiletries and a hairdryer. Bristol Airport is 45 km away.
Address:The George Inn, The Square, Mere, Wiltshire, BA12 6DR, Warminster
Number of Rooms:8
Lowest Price Room:£55
B&B Castleton House - mere-gb
Star Rating:4 Stars
B&B Castleton House offers accommodation in Mere. Rooms include a flat-screen TV. Some rooms include a seating area for your convenience. You will find a coffee machine in the room. Extras include bathrobes, free toiletries and a hairdryer.
Address:Castle Street BA12 6JE, BA12 6JE, Mere
Number of Rooms:3
Lowest Price Room:£80
Field Cottage - mere-gb
Field Cottage is a holiday home set in Mere in the Wiltshire Region and is 3.6 km from Stourhead. It provides free private parking. Free WiFi is featured throughout the property.
Address:, BA12, Mere
Number of Rooms:1
Lowest Price Room:£59
Lakeside Hut - gillingham-aireborough
Lakeside Hut is a holiday home situated in Gillingham, 37 km from Bath. The property boasts views of the city and is 45 km from Bournemouth. There is a dining area and a kitchen equipped with oven. There is a private bathroom with a bath or shower.
Address:, SP8 5QR, Gillingham
Number of Rooms:1
Lowest Price Room:£77.5
D'Urbervilles - mere-gb
Situated in Mere, D'Urbervilles is a holiday home featuring a barbecue. The holiday home is 8 km from Stourhead. There is a dining area and a kitchen. A TV is featured. There is a private bathroom with a bath or shower.
Address:, SP8 4ER, Gillingham
Number of Rooms:1
Lowest Price Room:£66.666666
Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Wiltshire
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County Hall
Bythesea Road
Trowbridge
Wiltshire
BA14 8JN
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 0300 456 0100
Within the electoral area of Not Found -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of South West Wiltshire
The Member of Parliament is Murrison, Andrew
Within the area of Mere Civil Parish Council
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Water and Drainage Details

Wessex Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Bishops Close

Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01032037
Ons Area Name:Wiltshire 050D
Average Age : 47.29
Population: 1470.00
Male Population: 709.00 (48.23%)
Female Population: 761.00 (51.77%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 11 (0.75%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
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Telephone: 101
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Recent Crime in the Area

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Shoplifting1
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Schools

Nearest Schools

Mere School

Distance: 0.42 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 188
Address: Springfield Road, Mere, BA12 6EW
Telephone: 01747860515
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Bishops Close to Mere School

Whitesheet Church of England Primary Academy

Distance: 3.27 Kilometers
Type: Academy Sponsor Led
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 46
Address: Chapel Lane, Zeals, BA12 6NL
Telephone: 01747840394
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Bishops Close to Whitesheet Church of England Primary Academy

Milton-on-Stour Church of England Primary School

Distance: 4.09 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Aided School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 140
Address: Milton-on-Stour, SP8 5QD
Telephone: 01747822588
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Bishops Close to Milton-on-Stour Church of England Primary School

Gillingham School

Distance: 6.08 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Controlled School
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 1760
Address: Hardings Lane, SP8 4QP
Telephone: 01747822222
Website: Visit School Website
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Location details

Location Details

Bishops Close

OS Reference: 381307, 132652
OS Grid Reference: ST813327
Latitude and Longitude: 51.092342857415, -2.266953418087
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 43.1114 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Bishops Close

Map Number: 183
Map Name: Yeovil & Frome
Mere
Wiltshire
South West
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Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Gillingham (Dorset) Rail Station is 6.54 Kilometers away Directions from Bishops Close to Gillingham (Dorset) Rail Station
Bruton Rail Station is 12.65 Kilometers away Directions from Bishops Close to Bruton Rail Station
Tisbury Rail Station is 13.68 Kilometers away Directions from Bishops Close to Tisbury Rail Station
Warminster Rail Station is 14.17 Kilometers away Directions from Bishops Close to Warminster Rail Station
Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Southern Co-operative Limited

Queen Victoria Hall, The Square, Mere, Warminster, BA12 6DJ
Distance: 0.3 Kilometres
Directions from Bishops Close to Southern Co-operative Limited

Co-operative

Queen Victoria Hall, The Square, Mere, Warminster, BA12 6DJ4 Lodbourne Green, Gillingham, Dorset, SP8 4EH
Distance: 5.63 Kilometres
Directions from Bishops Close to Co-operative

Lidl UK GMBH

Queen Victoria Hall, The Square, Mere, Warminster, BA12 6DJ4 Lodbourne Green, Gillingham, Dorset, SP8 4EHSchool Lane, Gillingham, Dorset, SP8 4QW
Distance: 6.16 Kilometres
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Iceland Foods Ltd

Unit 1, The Harwood Retail Centre, Station Road, Gillingham, Dorset, SP8 4PY
Distance: 6.28 Kilometres
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Airports

Nearest Airports

Bristol International Airport is 44.87 Kilometers away Directions from Bishops Close to Bristol International Airport
Bournemouth International Airport is 46.48 Kilometers away Directions from Bishops Close to Bournemouth International Airport
Southampton Airport is 65.43 Kilometers away Directions from Bishops Close to Southampton Airport
Cardiff International Airport is 81.84 Kilometers away Directions from Bishops Close to Cardiff International Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Temple Meads Station Ferry Landing is 45.4 Kilometers away
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Temple Bridge (Bristol) Ferry Landing is 45.59 Kilometers away
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Prince Street Bridge Ferry Landing is 45.63 Kilometers away
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Millennium Square Ferry Landing is 45.73 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Bishops Close is approximately 0.26 miles from the A303

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M4 J18/A46(T)/A46 - 45.8 Km Away
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Junction: M32 J3/A4320/B4051 - 46.6 Km Away
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Junction: M32 J2/A432/B4058/B4469 - 47.06 Km Away
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Junction: M4 J17/A350/A429/B4122 - 47.99 Km Away
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Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Westminster Memorial Hospital

Address: Abbey Walk, Shaftesbury, SP7 8BD,
NHS Sector
Dorset Healthcare University NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01747 851535
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 10.89 (km)
Directions from Bishops Close to Westminster Memorial Hospital

Wincanton Community Hospital

Address: Dancing Lane,
NHS Sector
Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01963 828444
Distance: 11.13 (km)
Directions from Bishops Close to Wincanton Community Hospital

Warminster Community Hospital

Address: The Avenue,
NHS Sector
Great Western Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01985 212076
Distance: 14.05 (km)
Directions from Bishops Close to Warminster Community Hospital

Chantry House Day Hospital

Address: Frome Enterprise Resource Centre, Manor Road, Frome, BA11 4BS,
NHS Sector
Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01373 456130
Distance: 15.02 (km)
Directions from Bishops Close to Chantry House Day Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Mere Surgery

Address: Mere Surgery, Dark Lane, Mere,warminster, Wiltshire, BA12 6DT
Telephone: 01747 860001
Distance: 0.39 (km)
Directions from Bishops Close to Mere Surgery

Silton Surgery

Address: The Surgery, Gillingham Road,silton, Gillingham, Dorset, SP8 5DF
Telephone: 01747 841304
Distance: 3.87 (km)
Directions from Bishops Close to Silton Surgery

Gillingham Medical Practice

Address: Gillingham Med Practice, the Barn Surgery, Newbury, Gillingham, Dorset, SP8 4XS
Telephone: 01747 824201
Distance: 6.32 (km)
Directions from Bishops Close to Gillingham Medical Practice

Hindon Surgery

Address: The Surgery, High Street, Hindon, Salisbury, SP3 6DJ
Telephone: 01747 820222
Distance: 9.61 (km)
Directions from Bishops Close to Hindon Surgery
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Mere Dental Practice

Address: Mere Dental Practice, Duchy Manor, Springfield Road, Mere, Wiltshire, BA12 6EW
Distance: 0.42 (km)
Directions from Bishops Close to Mere Dental Practice

Winning Smiles

Address: Winning Smiles, Middlefield House, Marlott Road, Gillingham, Dorset, SP8 4FA
Distance: 5.12 (km)
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Gillingham Dental Practice

Address: Gillingham Dental Practice, 1 Lanark Villas, Newbury, Gillingham, Dorset, SP8 4QH
Distance: 6.26 (km)
Directions from Bishops Close to Gillingham Dental Practice

G S Worrall and Associates

Address: G S Worrall and Associates, 56 High Street, Wincanton, Somerset, BA9 9JF
Distance: 10.53 (km)
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Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Mere Library

Barton Lane, Warminster, BA126JA
Telephone: 01747 860546
Distance: 0.37 Kilometres
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Gillingham Library

Chantry Fields, Gillingham, SP84UA
Telephone: 01747 822180
Distance: 6.36 Kilometres
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Wincanton Library

Carrington Way, Wincanton, BA99JS
Telephone: 0845 345 9177
Distance: 10.61 Kilometres
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Shaftesbury Library

Bell Street, Shaftesbury, SP78AE
Telephone: 01747 852256
Distance: 10.78 Kilometres
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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Museum

Attraction Name: Mere Museum
Distance: 0.78 (km)
Directions from Bishops Close to Mere Museum

Nature Reserve

Attraction Name: White Sheet Hill Nature Reserve
Distance: 2.31 (km)
Directions from Bishops Close to White Sheet Hill Nature Reserve

Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Bush Farm Bison Centre
Distance: 3.34 (km)
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Garden

Attraction Name: Stourton House Flower Gardens
Distance: 3.6 (km)
Directions from Bishops Close to Stourton House Flower Gardens
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Greater than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 8.1
Median Speed: 8.1
Maximum Speed: 8.1
Next-generation access (NGA)?: N
Number of Connections: 3
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