Bowsprit Close

Postcode: TA24 6GR

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

Bowsprit Close is located 146.59 miles West from the centre of London, 20.49 miles North West from the centre of Taunton, 22.88 miles South West from the centre of Cardiff and 27.27 miles East from the centre of Barnstaple.

Road Name:Bowsprit Close
Road Type:residential
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Nearby Roads

Trinity Way

postcodes

Postcodes for Bowsprit Close

TA24 6GR
Height

Height

The Central point of Bowsprit Close is approximately 7 Metres above sea level
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Area Code: 01643 - Minehead
Area Code: 01984 - Watchet
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Less than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 3.7
Median Speed: 3.2
Maximum Speed: 6.7
Next-generation access (NGA)?: N
Number of Connections: 3
water

Water and Drainage Details

Wessex Water
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House Sales

Recent House Sales in Bowsprit Close

4 Bowsprit Close
Sale Price: £166,000
Sale Date: 02/02/2016
5 Bowsprit Close
Sale Price: £168,000
Sale Date: 02/02/2016
Source: Land Registry Price Paid Data accessed via API

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

Minehead Middle School

Distance: 0.78 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 550
Address: Ponsford Road, TA24 5RH
Telephone: 01643704191
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Bowsprit Close to Minehead Middle School

Minehead First School

Distance: 0.95 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 280
Address: Townsend Road, TA24 5RG
Telephone: 01643702938
Website: Visit School Website
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West Somerset College

Distance: 1 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 875
Address: Bircham Road, Alcombe, TA24 6AY
Telephone: 01643706061
Website: Visit School Website
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Dunster First School

Distance: 2.68 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 142
Address: 13 St George's Street, Dunster, TA24 6RX
Telephone: 01643821254
Website: Visit School Website
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Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Minehead Community Hospital

Address: Luttrell Way,
NHS Sector
Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01643 701701
Distance: 0.74 (km)
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Williton Community Hospital

Address: North Road,
NHS Sector
Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01984 635600
Distance: 10.86 (km)
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Dene Barton Community Hospital

Address: Dene Road,
NHS Sector
Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01823 431930
Distance: 27.09 (km)
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Wellington Community Hospital

Address: Bulford,
NHS Sector
Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01823 662663
Distance: 30.29 (km)
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Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Harley House Surgery

Address: Harley House Surgery, 2 Irnham Road, Minehead, Somerset, TA24 5DL
Telephone: 01643 703441
Distance: 0.89 (km)
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Irnham Lodge Surgery

Address: Irnham Lodge Surgery, Townsend Road, Minehead, Somerset, TA24 5RG
Telephone: 01643 703289
Distance: 0.95 (km)
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Brendon Hills Surgery

Address: Brendon Hills Surgery, 3 Park Street, Dunster, Somerset, TA24 6SR
Telephone: 01643 821244
Distance: 3.03 (km)
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Dunster Surgery

Address: The Surgery, 3 Park Street, Dunster, Somerset, TA24 6SR
Telephone: 01643 821244
Distance: 3.03 (km)
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Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Minehead Dental Centre

Address: Minehead Dental Centre, Alcombe Childrens Centre, Stephenson Road, Minehead, TA24 5EB
Distance: 0.51 (km)
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Ruttley Dental Surgery

Address: Ruttley Dental Surgery, 59 Ponsford Road, Minehead, Somerset, TA24 5DY
Distance: 0.6 (km)
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Blenheim Dental Practice

Address: Blenheim Dental Practice, 5b Blenheim Road, Minehead, Somerset, TA24 5PY
Distance: 0.91 (km)
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Holloway House Dental Surgery

Address: Holloway House Dental Surgery, the Holloway, Minehead, Somerset, TA24 5PB
Distance: 1.12 (km)
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Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Minehead Library

Bancks Street, Minehead, TA245DJ
Telephone: 0845 345 9177
Distance: 0.91 Kilometres
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Porlock Library

The Old School Centre, Porlock, TA248NP
Telephone: 0845 345 9177
Distance: 9.38 Kilometres
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Watchet Library

11 The Esplanade, Watchet, TA230AJ
Telephone: 0845 345 9177
Distance: 9.73 Kilometres
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Williton Library

Killick Way, Williton, TA44QA
Telephone: 0845 345 9177
Distance: 11.18 Kilometres
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Transport

Airports

Nearest Airports

Cardiff International Airport is 23.15 Kilometers away Directions from Bowsprit Close to Cardiff International Airport
Exeter International Airport is 52.8 Kilometers away Directions from Bowsprit Close to Exeter International Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Minehead Harbour is 1.1 Kilometers away
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Barry Waterfront Ferry Terminal is 25.3 Kilometers away
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Penarth Pier is 32.89 Kilometers away
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Bridgwater Ferry Terminal is 33.61 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Bowsprit Close is approximately 19.55 miles from the M5

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M5 J26/A38 - 32.07 Km Away
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Junction: M5 J27/A361/A38 - 32.83 Km Away
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Junction: M4 J35/A473 - 34.32 Km Away
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Junction: M4 J34/A4119 - 34.7 Km Away
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In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Everydays - Lakeside

Butlins Skyline Limited, Warren Road, Minehead, Somerset, TA24 5SH
Distance: 0.19 Kilometres
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Tesco

Seaward Way, Minehead, Somerset, TA24 5BY
Distance: 0.3 Kilometres
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Lidl UK GmbH

Seaward Way, Minehead, Somerset, TA24 5BY
Distance: 0.3 Kilometres
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Co-Operative Group

22 The Avenue, Minehead, Somerset, TA24 5AZ
Distance: 0.71 Kilometres
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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Preserved Railway

Attraction Name: West Somerset Railway
Distance: 1.52 (km)
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Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Exmoor National Park Visitor Centre (Dunster)
Distance: 2.53 (km)
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Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Dunster Watermill
Distance: 2.61 (km)
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Tourist Attraction

Attraction Name: Gallox Bridge, Butter Cross, Yarn Market
Distance: 2.61 (km)
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Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of West Somerset District
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West Somerset House
Killick Way
Williton
Taunton
Somerset
TA4 4QA
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Telephone Number: 01643 703 704
County Council: Somerset County
Address:
Within the electoral area of Minehead Central Ward -
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Bridgwater and West Somerset
The Member of Parliament is Ian Liddell-Grainger
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In the 2017 General Election Ian Liddell-Grainger won with a majority of 15448 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 89294
Within the area of Minehead Civil Parish Council
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01029330
Ons Area Name:West Somerset 001D
Average Age : 53.50
Population: 2022.00
Male Population: 951.00 (47.03%)
Female Population: 1071.00 (52.97%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 12 (0.59%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force:
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Recent Crime in the Area

Violent-crime32
Drugs7
Public-order8
Shoplifting2
Other-theft1
Criminal-damage-arson1
Source: data.police.uk accessed via API

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Location details

Location Details

Bowsprit Close

OS Reference: 297809, 146142
OS Grid Reference: SS978461
Latitude and Longitude: 51.20481849759, -3.4629669677648
Approximate distance to the nearest high tide point: 0.202614 miles

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Bowsprit Close

Map Number: 181
Map Name: Minehead & Brendon Hills
Alcombe
West Somerset
Somerset
South West
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