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Tents Hill in Mells

Tents Hill is a Street in the Somerset village of Mells and measures approximately 81 metres long.

There is only one street named Tents Hill making it unique in Great Britain.

Tents Hill is within the area of Mendip District Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax and the local parish council is Mells.

Tents Hill has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 25004830 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of Tents Hill is roughly 95.35 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 97.50 and the lowest point being 93.20. A change of 4.30 metres.

Tents Hill is located within the county of Somerset which is in the South West (England) region of the UK. 100.5 miles West from the centre of London, 9.8 miles South West from the centre of Trowbridge, 17.19 miles South East from the centre of Bristol and 23.03 miles North East from the centre of Yeovil.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Tents Hill

Sunrise06:55
Sunset19:07

Latest Weather Conditions for Tents Hill

Observed at Weather Station:Yeovilton 22 September 2021 at 01:00 (19.31 miles away)
Current Weather:Clear night
Temperature and Humidity:8.7°C (95.3%)
Wind Direction and Speed:N (0 mph)
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Budget Hotels near Tents Hill Mells

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Premier Inn Frome
Address:Commerce Park
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4.46
2: Name:Travelodge Beckington
Address:Trowbridge Road, Frome, BA11 6SF
Telephone:0871 984 6220 Learn More
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3: Name:Travelodge Warminster
Address:A36/A350 Bypass, Service Area, Bath Rd, Warminster, BA12 7RU
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4: Name:Travelodge Bath Waterside
Address:Widcombe Basin, Rossiter Rd, Bath, BA2 4JP
Telephone:0871 984 6407 Learn More
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5: Name:Premier Inn Trowbridge
Address:St Stephens Place
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Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force: Avon And Somerset
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Tents Hill above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
95.3593.2097.504.30

Frequently asked Questions for Tents Hill

What Council (Local Authority) is Tents Hill in?

Tents Hill is located within the local authority area of Mendip District Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Tents Hill in?

Tents Hill is located within the area of Mells Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is Tents Hill in?

Tents Hill is located within the ward of Ammerdown.

What County is Tents Hill in?

Tents Hill is located within the ceremonial county of Somerset.

What Constituency is Tents Hill in?

Tents Hill is located within the constituency of Somerton and Frome.

What Part of the UK is Tents Hill in?

Tents Hill is located within the South West (England) region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Tents Hill in?

Tents Hill is located within the Somerset Council area.

What Police Force area is Tents Hill in?

Tents Hill is located within the Avon and Somerset Police area.

Roads that have a Junction with Tents Hill

Road NameJunction Type
Gay Streetjunction

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Location Details

Tents Hill
Map showing the location of Tents Hill
Latitude51.238835
Longitude-2.393566
OS Easting (X):372528
OS Northing (Y):148981
OS Grid Reference:ST725490

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Tents Hill

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00147957
ONS Area NameRural Life
Average Age45.24
Area Population2275.00
Male Population1147.00 (50%)
Female Population1128.00 (50%)
Benefit Claimants9 (0%)
LSOA Code:E01029053
LSOA Name:Mendip 001D
SOA Code:2c
SOA Name:Remoter communities
MSOA Code:E02006047
MSOA Name:Mendip 001

Nearest Supermarkets

Sainsburys Frome
Wessex Fields, Frome, England, BA11 4DH
01373 453554
Distance: 3.04 Miles
Directions from Tents Hill to Sainsburys Frome
Iceland Frome
16 Market Place, Frome, Somerset, BA11 1AN
01373462642
Distance: 3.2 Miles
Directions from Tents Hill to Iceland Frome
Tesco Frome Express
90 Forest Rd, Frome, BA11 2TU
0345 610 2945
Distance: 3.81 Miles
Directions from Tents Hill to Tesco Frome Express
Asda Frome
Warminster Road, Frome, BA11 5LA
01373 475200
Distance: 4.01 Miles
Directions from Tents Hill to Asda Frome

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01373 - Frome
Area Code: 01749 - Shepton Mallet
Area Code: 01761 - Temple Cloud

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Mendip District Council
Visit the Council's Website
Council Offices, Cannards Grave Road, Shepton Mallet, Somerset, BA4 5BT
Send email
Telephone Number: 03333 043333
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Somerton and Frome
The Member of Parliament is David Warburton
Details for the MP David Warburton on parliament.uk
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In the 2019 General Election David Warburton won with a majority of 19,213 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 85,866
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Ammerdown Ward
Parish: Mells Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Somerset

Nearest Car Parks

Highbury Street Car Park
Highbury Street, Coleford, Somerset
Coleford
BA3 5NL
Distance: 2.43 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
Kilmersdon Village Hall Car Park
Kilmersdon Hill, Kilmersdon, Somerset
Kilmersdon
BA3 5TD
Distance: 2.79 km (click for directions)
Well lit at night.
Telephone: 01749648999
Operated by: Mendip District Council
Badcox Car Park
Nunney Road, Frome, Somerset
Frome
BA11 3AY
Distance: 2.86 km (click for directions)
Maximum stay 2 hours. Charges apply from 9.00 am to 6.00 pm, Monday to Saturday inclusive. Blue badge holders can park free of charge - must display badge and clock, time limits apply.
Telephone: 01749648999
Operated by: Mendip District Council
Catherine Street Car Park
Catherine Street, Frome, Somerset
Frome
BA11 1DA
Distance: 3.03 km (click for directions)
Free for 1 hour, no return within 1 hour
Telephone: 01749648999
Operated by: Mendip District Council

Nearest Schools

Mells Church of England First School
Distance: 0.32 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 21/10/2016)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 66
Address: Mells Church of England First School, Mells Green, Mells, BA11 3QE
Head: Miss Claire Chantler (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Tents Hill to Mells Church of England First School
Newbury Manor School
Distance: 1.94 Miles
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected )
Number of Pupils: 37
Address: Newbury Manor School, Newbury Manor, Newbury, BA11 3RG
Head: Mrs Maria Harman (Principal)
Directions from Tents Hill to Newbury Manor School
Leigh On Mendip First School
Distance: 2.27 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 14/06/2010)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 45
Address: Leigh On Mendip First School, Leigh Street, Leigh-upon-Mendip, BA3 5QQ
Head: Mr Dan Turrull (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Tents Hill to Leigh On Mendip First School
Nunney First School
Distance: 2.4 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 07/05/2019)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 39
Address: Nunney First School, Catch Road, Nunney, BA11 4NE
Head: Miss Susan Heal ()
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Tents Hill to Nunney First School

Nearest Hospitals

Frome Community Hospital
Address: Enos Way, Frome, BA11 2FH,
NHS Sector
Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01373 454740
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 3.55 (miles)
Directions from Tents Hill to Frome Community Hospital
Circle Bath Hospital
Address: Foxcote Avenue, Peasedown St John, Bath,
Independent Sector
Circle Health
Telephone: 01761 422222
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 5.14 (miles)
Directions from Tents Hill to Circle Bath Hospital
Paulton Hospital
Address: Salisbury Road, Paulton, Bristol, BS39 7SB,
NHS Sector
Royal United Hospitals Bath NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01761 412315
Distance: 5.97 (miles)
Directions from Tents Hill to Paulton Hospital
Shepton Mallet Community Hospital
Address: Bucklers Way, Old Wells Road, Shepton Mallet, BA4 4PG,
NHS Sector
Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01749 342931
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 8.04 (miles)
Directions from Tents Hill to Shepton Mallet Community Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Tents Hill

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Tents Hill
3.08 Frome Enterprise Resource Centre (dental Surgery) Frome Enterprise Resource Centre, Manor Road BA11 4BS
3.23 Welshmill Dental Practice Welshmill Road BA11 2LA
3.29 Grants House Dental Surgeries 4 Willow Vale BA11 1BG
3.45 Rodden Road (dental Surgery) 32 Rodden Road BA11 2AH
3.51 Portway Dental Practice 41a Portway BA11 1QS

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Tents Hill

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near Tents Hill
2.47 Mendip Country Practice Church Street, Coleford BA3 5NQ tel:01373 812244
3.34 Locks Hill Surgery 95 Locks Hill BA11 1NG
3.43 Dr Brooks, Beckington/fromefield Fromefield Surgery, 8 Bath Road BA11 2HD
3.55 Frome Medical Centre Enos Way BA11 2FH tel:01373 301300
4.26 Westfield Surgery 51 Waterford Park BA3 3UJ tel:01761 436333

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Tents Hill

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near Tents Hill
2.47 Coleford Pharmacy Crossways, Church Street, Coleford BA3 5NH tel:01373 813895
3.06 Lloydspharmacy Sainsburys Supermarkets Ltd, Wessex Fields BA11 4DH tel:01823 461781
3.17 Boots Uk Limited 10-11 Market Place BA11 1AB tel:01373 462402
3.34 Acorn Pharmacy Ltd 95 Locks Hill BA11 1NG tel:01373 473693
3.55 St Aldhelm's Pharmacy Frome Health Centre, Enos Way BA11 2FH tel:01373 455436

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Tents Hill

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Tents Hill
3.15 Specsavers (frome) 19 Westway Centre BA11 1BS
3.16 Eye-tech Opticians 25 Market Place BA11 1AH
3.19 Boots Opticians (frome) 3 Cheap Street BA11 1BN
3.20 O'toid Opticians (frome) 5 The Bridge BA11 1AR
3.55 Eye-tech Opticians Enos Way BA11 2FH

Nearest Libraries

Frome Library
Justice Lane, Frome, BA111BE
Telephone: 0845 345 9177
Distance: 3.2 Miles
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Directions from Tents Hill to Frome Library
Radstock Library
The Street, Radstock, Bath, BA33PR
Telephone: 01225
Distance: 4.32 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Tents Hill to Radstock Library
Midsomer Norton Library
119 High Street, Midsomer Norton, Bath, BA32DA
Telephone:
Distance: 5 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Tents Hill to Midsomer Norton Library
Paulton Library
Central Methodist Church, Paulton, BS397QQ
Telephone:
Distance: 6.6 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Tents Hill to Paulton Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Frome Station is 3.70 miles away.

Address: Frome station, Station Approach, off Wallbridge, Frome, Somerset, BA11 1RE

Frome is situated on the Reading to Taunton Line and is managed by Great Western Railway.

Frome Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Tents Hill to Frome Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Avoncliff00:28:30
Bath Spa00:43:00
Bradford-on-Avon00:25:00
Bristol Parkway01:25:00
Bristol Temple Meads01:08:00
Bruton00:11:00
Cam & Dursley01:44:00
Cardiff Central02:03:00
Castle Cary00:17:00
Chetnole00:44:00
Dorchester West01:08:00
Filton Abbey Wood01:22:00
Freshford00:31:30
Gloucester02:03:30
Keynsham00:53:00
Maiden Newton00:56:00
Newport (South Wales)01:49:30
Oldfield Park00:46:00
Salisbury00:46:00
Thornford00:37:00
Trowbridge00:18:00
Upwey01:16:00
Warminster00:24:30
Westbury00:13:00
Weymouth01:20:30
Yate01:32:00
Yeovil Pen Mill00:31:00
Yetminster00:40:00

Dilton Marsh Station is 8.08 miles away.

Address: Dilton Marsh station, High Street, Dilton Marsh, Wiltshire, BA13 4DF

Dilton Marsh is situated on the Wessex Main Line and is managed by Great Western Railway.

Dilton Marsh Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Tents Hill to Dilton Marsh Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Ashchurch for Tewkesbury02:23:00
Avoncliff00:24:00
Bath Spa00:37:30
Bradford-on-Avon00:21:00
Bristol Parkway01:19:00
Bristol Temple Meads01:04:00
Cam & Dursley01:39:00
Cardiff Central01:49:30
Cheltenham Spa02:15:00
Cosham01:32:30
Fareham01:24:30
Filton Abbey Wood01:13:00
Fratton01:39:00
Freshford00:27:00
Gloucester02:04:00
Great Malvern02:58:00
Keynsham00:48:00
Malvern Link02:56:00
Newport (South Wales)01:37:00
Oldfield Park00:41:00
Portsmouth & Southsea01:42:00
Portsmouth Harbour01:46:00
Romsey00:48:00
Salisbury00:29:30
Southampton Central01:01:00
Trowbridge00:15:00
Warminster00:06:00
Westbury00:08:00
Worcester Foregate Street02:47:00
Worcester Shrub Hill02:44:00
Yate01:27:00

Freshford Station is 8.18 miles away.

Address: Freshford station, Station Road, Freshford, Bath and North East Somerset, BA2 7WQ

Freshford is situated on the Heart of Wessex Line|Wessex Main Line and is managed by Great Western Railway.

Freshford Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Tents Hill to Freshford Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Ashchurch for Tewkesbury01:57:00
Avoncliff00:03:00
Barnham02:25:00
Bath Spa00:12:00
Bradford-on-Avon00:07:00
Brighton03:07:30
Bristol Parkway00:52:00
Bristol Temple Meads00:39:00
Bruton00:43:00
Cam & Dursley01:13:00
Cardiff Central01:26:00
Castle Cary00:49:00
Cheltenham Spa01:48:30
Chetnole01:15:30
Chichester02:15:30
Cosham01:56:30
Dilton Marsh00:26:00
Dorchester West01:41:00
Eastleigh01:35:00
Fareham01:48:00
Filton Abbey Wood00:48:00
Fratton02:02:00
Frome00:32:00
Gloucester01:36:00
Great Malvern02:29:30
Havant02:03:00
Hove03:03:00
Keynsham00:22:00
Lawrence Hill00:41:30
Maiden Newton01:28:00
Malvern Link02:27:30
Newport (South Wales)01:13:00
Oldfield Park00:15:00
Patchway00:52:00
Portsmouth & Southsea02:05:30
Portsmouth Harbour02:09:30
Romsey01:12:00
Salisbury00:53:00
Severn Tunnel Junction01:00:30
Shoreham-by-Sea02:52:30
Southampton Airport Parkway01:28:00
Southampton Central01:25:00
Stapleton Road00:44:00
Thornford01:08:30
Trowbridge00:13:00
Upwey01:49:00
Warminster00:29:30
Westbury00:21:00
Weymouth01:54:00
Worcester Foregate Street02:19:00
Worcester Shrub Hill02:15:00
Worthing02:44:00
Yate01:01:00
Yeovil Pen Mill01:03:00
Yetminster01:11:30

Avoncliff Station is 8.49 miles away.

Address: Avoncliff station, un-named lane off Belcombe Road, Avoncliff, Wiltshire, BA15 2HD

Avoncliff is situated on the Heart of Wessex Line|Wessex Main Line and is managed by Great Western Railway.

Avoncliff Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Tents Hill to Avoncliff Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Ashchurch for Tewkesbury02:00:00
Barnham02:22:00
Bath Spa00:15:00
Bradford-on-Avon00:04:00
Brighton03:04:30
Bristol Parkway00:55:00
Bristol Temple Meads00:42:00
Bruton00:40:00
Cam & Dursley01:16:00
Cardiff Central01:29:00
Castle Cary00:46:00
Cheltenham Spa01:51:30
Chetnole01:13:00
Chichester02:12:30
Cosham01:53:30
Dilton Marsh00:24:00
Dorchester West01:38:30
Fareham01:45:00
Filton Abbey Wood00:51:00
Fratton01:59:00
Freshford00:03:00
Frome00:29:00
Gloucester01:39:00
Great Malvern02:32:30
Havant02:00:00
Hove03:00:00
Keynsham00:25:00
Lawrence Hill00:44:00
Maiden Newton01:25:00
Malvern Link02:30:30
Newport (South Wales)01:16:00
Oldfield Park00:18:00
Patchway00:55:00
Portsmouth & Southsea02:02:30
Portsmouth Harbour02:06:30
Romsey01:09:00
Salisbury00:50:30
Severn Tunnel Junction01:03:00
Shoreham-by-Sea02:49:30
Southampton Central01:22:00
Stapleton Road00:47:00
Thornford01:06:00
Trowbridge00:10:00
Upwey01:46:30
Warminster00:28:00
Westbury00:19:00
Weymouth01:51:30
Worcester Foregate Street02:22:00
Worcester Shrub Hill02:18:00
Worthing02:41:00
Yate01:04:00
Yeovil Pen Mill01:01:00
Yetminster01:09:00

Nearest Airports

Bristol International Airport is 17.09 miles away Directions from Tents Hill to Bristol International Airport
Bournemouth International Airport is 40.15 miles away Directions from Tents Hill to Bournemouth International Airport
Cardiff International Airport is 42.29 miles away Directions from Tents Hill to Cardiff International Airport
Gloucestershire Airport is 46.31 miles away Directions from Tents Hill to Gloucestershire Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Temple Meads Station Ferry Landing is 16.78 miles away

Directions from Tents Hill to Temple Meads Station Ferry Landing

Temple Bridge (Bristol) Ferry Landing is 16.9 miles away

Directions from Tents Hill to Temple Bridge (Bristol) Ferry Landing

Prince Street Bridge Ferry Landing is 16.93 miles away

Directions from Tents Hill to Prince Street Bridge Ferry Landing

Millennium Square Ferry Landing is 16.99 miles away

Directions from Tents Hill to Millennium Square Ferry Landing

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Junction: M32 J3/A4320/B4051 - 17.53 Miles Away

Directions from Tents Hill to M32 J3/A4320/B4051

Junction: M32 J2/A432/B4058/B4469 - 17.83 Miles Away

Directions from Tents Hill to M32 J2/A432/B4058/B4469

Junction: M4 J18/A46(T)/A46 - 18.28 Miles Away

Directions from Tents Hill to M4 J18/A46(T)/A46

Junction: M32 J1/A4174 - 19.29 Miles Away

Directions from Tents Hill to M32 J1/A4174

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Radstock Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 4.41 (miles)
Directions from Tents Hill to Radstock Museum
Attraction Name: East Somerset Railway
Railways
Distance: 5.16 (miles)
Directions from Tents Hill to East Somerset Railway
Attraction Name: Farleigh Hungerford Castle
Historic Properties
Distance: 7.1 (miles)
Directions from Tents Hill to Farleigh Hungerford Castle
Attraction Name: Westwood Manor
Historic Properties
Distance: 8.24 (miles)
Directions from Tents Hill to Westwood Manor