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The Yard near Witham Friary

The Yard is a Street near the Somerset village of Witham Friary and measures approximately 73 metres long.

There are 7 other streets named The Yard in Great Britain.

The Yard 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 Witham Friary.

The Yard has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 25004959 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of The Yard is roughly 93.40 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 94.20 and the lowest point being 92.60. A change of 1.60 metres.

The Yard is located within the county of Somerset which is in the South West (England) region of the UK. 100.43 miles West from the centre of London, 12.54 miles South West from the centre of Trowbridge, 19.46 miles North East from the centre of Yeovil and 22.03 miles South East from the centre of Bristol.

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Green Circle = 10 Minutes Walk (800 metres)
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Sunset and Sunrise times for The Yard

Sunrise05:31
Sunset20:59

Latest Weather Conditions for The Yard

Observed at Weather Station:Yeovilton 30 July 2021 at 13:00 (16.32 miles away)
Current Weather:Cloudy
Temperature and Humidity:18.7°C (70.4%)
Wind Direction and Speed:W (28 mph)
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Budget Hotels near The Yard Witham Friary

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Premier Inn Frome
Address:Commerce Park
Telephone: Learn More
6.18
2: Name:Travelodge Beckington
Address:Trowbridge Road, Frome, BA11 6SF
Telephone:0871 984 6220 Learn More
7.84
3: Name:Travelodge Warminster
Address:A36/A350 Bypass, Service Area, Bath Rd, Warminster, BA12 7RU
Telephone:0871 984 6058 Learn More
8.01
4: Name:Travelodge Wincanton
Address:Lawrence Hill, Wincanton, BA9 8AB
Telephone:0871 984 6511 Learn More
8.56
5: Name:Premier Inn Trowbridge
Address:St Stephens Place
Telephone: Learn More
12.50
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Neighbourhood Policing

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

Height of The Yard above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
93.4092.6094.201.60

Frequently asked Questions for The Yard

What Council (Local Authority) is The Yard in?

The Yard is located within the local authority area of Mendip District Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is The Yard in?

The Yard is located within the area of Witham Friary Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is The Yard in?

The Yard is located within the ward of Postlebury.

What County is The Yard in?

The Yard is located within the ceremonial county of Somerset.

What Constituency is The Yard in?

The Yard is located within the constituency of Somerton and Frome.

What Part of the UK is The Yard in?

The Yard is located within the South West (England) region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is The Yard in?

The Yard is located within the Somerset Council area.

What Police Force area is The Yard in?

The Yard is located within the Avon and Somerset Police area.

Roads that have a Junction with The Yard

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Location Details

The Yard
Map showing the location of The Yard
Latitude51.168283
Longitude-2.366840
OS Easting (X):374354
OS Northing (Y):141126
OS Grid Reference:ST744411

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for The Yard

Nearby Roads

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00147994
ONS Area NameRural Life
Average Age44.36
Area Population2299.00
Male Population1123.00 (49%)
Female Population1176.00 (51%)
Benefit Claimants7 (0%)
LSOA Code:E01029058
LSOA Name:Mendip 010E
SOA Code:2c
SOA Name:Remoter communities
MSOA Code:E02006056
MSOA Name:Mendip 010

Nearest Supermarkets

Sainsburys Frome
Wessex Fields, Frome, England, BA11 4DH
01373 453554
Distance: 3.59 Miles
Directions from The Yard to Sainsburys Frome
Iceland Frome
16 Market Place, Frome, Somerset, BA11 1AN
01373462642
Distance: 4.8 Miles
Directions from The Yard to Iceland Frome
Asda Frome
Warminster Road, Frome, BA11 5LA
01373 475200
Distance: 4.85 Miles
Directions from The Yard to Asda Frome
Tesco Frome Express
90 Forest Rd, Frome, BA11 2TU
0345 610 2945
Distance: 5.69 Miles
Directions from The Yard to Tesco Frome Express

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01373 - Frome
Area Code: 01749 - Shepton Mallet
Area Code: 01963 - Wincanton
Area Code: 01985 - Warminster

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: Postlebury Ward
Parish: Witham Friary Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Somerset

Nearest Car Parks

King Alfred's Tower Car Park
Tower Road, Mere, Wiltshire
Mere
BA10 0LB
Distance: 3.59 km (click for directions)
Just off the B3092.
Telephone: 01747841152
Operated by: National Trust
Badcox Car Park
Nunney Road, Frome, Somerset
Frome
BA11 3AY
Distance: 4.63 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
South Parade Car Park
South Parade, Frome, Somerset
Frome
BA11 1EJ
Distance: 4.67 km (click for directions)
Monday to Saturday 9am to 4.30pm only. Season tickets available. Blue badge holders can park free of charge - must display badge and clock, time limits apply.
Telephone: 01749648999
Operated by: Mendip District Council
Vicarage Street Car Park
Vicarage Street, Frome, Somerset
Frome
BA11 1PT
Distance: 4.69 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

Nearest Schools

Upton Noble CofE VC Primary School
Distance: 2.23 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 13/06/2019)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 159
Address: Upton Noble CofE VC Primary School, Upton Noble, BA4 6AU
Head: Mrs Rachael Bisset (Executive Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Yard to Upton Noble CofE VC Primary School
Nunney First School
Distance: 2.61 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 The Yard to Nunney First School
Christ Church CofE First School
Distance: 4.11 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected 03/11/2019)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 229
Address: Christ Church CofE First School, Feltham Lane, BA11 5AJ
Head: Mr Rupert Kaye (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Yard to Christ Church CofE First School
All Hallows School
Distance: 4.23 Miles
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected )
Number of Pupils: 257
Address: All Hallows School, Cranmore Hall, East Cranmore, BA4 4SF
Head: Dr Trevor Richards (Head)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Yard to All Hallows 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: 5.34 (miles)
Directions from The Yard to Frome Community Hospital
Wincanton Community Hospital
Address: Dancing Lane, Wincanton, BA9 9DQ,
NHS Sector
Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01963 828444
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 7.89 (miles)
Directions from The Yard to Wincanton Community Hospital
Warminster Community Hospital
Address: The Avenue, Warminster, BA12 8QS,
Independent Sector
Salisbury NHS Foundation Trust
Distance: 8.45 (miles)
Directions from The Yard to Warminster Community Hospital
Shepton Mallet NHS Treatment Centre
Address: Shepton Mallet Treatment Centre, Old Wells Road, Shepton Mallet, BA4 4LP,
NHS Sector
Care UK
Telephone: 01749 333600
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 8.61 (miles)
Directions from The Yard to Shepton Mallet NHS Treatment Centre

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near The Yard

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in The Yard
4.15 Frome Enterprise Resource Centre (dental Surgery) Frome Enterprise Resource Centre, Manor Road BA11 4BS
4.68 Portway Dental Practice 41a Portway BA11 1QS
4.87 Grants House Dental Surgeries 4 Willow Vale BA11 1BG
5.06 Welshmill Dental Practice Welshmill Road BA11 2LA
5.22 Rodden Road (dental Surgery) 32 Rodden Road BA11 2AH

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near The Yard

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near The Yard
4.41 Locks Hill Surgery 95 Locks Hill BA11 1NG
5.28 Dr Brooks, Beckington/fromefield Fromefield Surgery, 8 Bath Road BA11 2HD
5.34 Frome Medical Centre Enos Way BA11 2FH tel:01373 301300
5.35 Bruton Surgery Patwell Lane BA10 0EG tel:01749 812310
6.21 Evercreech Surgery Prestleigh Road, Evercreech BA4 6JY

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near The Yard

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near The Yard
3.70 Lloydspharmacy Sainsburys Supermarkets Ltd, Wessex Fields BA11 4DH tel:01823 461781
4.41 Acorn Pharmacy Ltd 95 Locks Hill BA11 1NG tel:01373 473693
4.80 Boots Uk Limited 10-11 Market Place BA11 1AB tel:01373 462402
4.90 Asda Stores Warminster Road BA11 5LA tel:01373 475210
5.34 St Aldhelm's Pharmacy Frome Health Centre, Enos Way BA11 2FH tel:01373 455436

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near The Yard

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near The Yard
4.75 Eye-tech Opticians 25 Market Place BA11 1AH
4.75 Boots Opticians (frome) 3 Cheap Street BA11 1BN
4.81 Specsavers (frome) 19 Westway Centre BA11 1BS
4.84 O'toid Opticians (frome) 5 The Bridge BA11 1AR
5.34 Eye-tech Opticians Enos Way BA11 2FH

Nearest Libraries

Frome Library
Justice Lane, Frome, BA111BE
Telephone: 0845 345 9177
Distance: 4.94 Miles
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Directions from The Yard to Frome Library
Bruton Library
High Street, Bruton, BA100EQ
Telephone:
Distance: 5.37 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from The Yard to Bruton Library
Mere Library
Barton Lane, Warminster, BA126JA
Telephone: 01747 860546
Distance: 6.83 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from The Yard to Mere Library
Wincanton Library
Carrington Way, Wincanton, BA99JS
Telephone: 0845 345 9177
Distance: 7.86 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from The Yard to Wincanton Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Frome Station is 4.76 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 The Yard 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

Bruton Station is 5.24 miles away.

Address: Bruton station, Station Approach Road, Bruton, Somerset, BA10 0EH

Bruton is situated on the Reading to Taunton Line|Heart of Wessex Line and is managed by Great Western Railway.

Bruton Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from The Yard to Bruton Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Avoncliff00:39:00
Bath Spa00:55:00
Bradford-on-Avon00:36:00
Bristol Parkway01:35:30
Bristol Temple Meads01:19:00
Cam & Dursley01:56:00
Castle Cary00:05:00
Chetnole00:33:00
Dorchester West00:57:00
Filton Abbey Wood01:33:00
Freshford00:42:00
Frome00:12:00
Gloucester02:16:00
Keynsham01:05:00
Maiden Newton00:44:00
Oldfield Park00:58:00
Thornford00:26:00
Trowbridge00:30:00
Upwey01:05:00
Westbury00:25:00
Weymouth01:10:00
Yate01:44:00
Yeovil Pen Mill00:20:00
Yetminster00:29:00

Castle Cary Station is 8.25 miles away.

Address: Castle Cary station, Station Wharf, Castle Cary, Somerset, BA7 7PE

Castle Cary is situated on the Reading to Taunton Line|Heart of Wessex Line and is managed by Great Western Railway.

Castle Cary Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from The Yard to Castle Cary Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Avoncliff00:44:00
Bath Spa01:00:00
Bradford-on-Avon00:41:00
Bristol Parkway01:40:30
Bristol Temple Meads01:25:00
Bruton00:05:00
Cam & Dursley02:01:00
Chetnole00:27:00
Dawlish01:02:00
Dorchester West00:50:30
Exeter St David's00:49:00
Filton Abbey Wood01:39:00
Freshford00:47:00
Frome00:17:00
Gloucester02:21:30
Ivybridge01:40:00
Keynsham01:10:00
London Paddington01:43:00
Maiden Newton00:38:00
Newbury00:57:00
Newton Abbot01:12:00
Oldfield Park01:03:00
Pewsey00:39:00
Plymouth01:50:00
Reading01:16:30
Taunton00:22:00
Teignmouth01:07:00
Thornford00:20:00
Tiverton Parkway00:34:00
Totnes01:25:00
Trowbridge00:35:00
Upwey00:59:00
Westbury00:27:00
Weymouth01:04:00
Yate01:49:00
Yeovil Pen Mill00:14:00
Yetminster00:23:00

Warminster Station is 8.65 miles away.

Address: Warminster station, Station Road, Warminster, Wiltshire, BA12 9BP

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

Warminster Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from The Yard to Warminster Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Avoncliff00:28:00
Bath Spa00:37:00
Bradford-on-Avon00:23:00
Bristol Parkway01:23:00
Bristol Temple Meads00:56:00
Cardiff Central01:45:00
Cosham01:25:00
Dilton Marsh00:05:00
Fareham01:17:00
Filton Abbey Wood01:05:00
Fratton01:32:00
Freshford00:31:30
Keynsham00:51:00
Newport (South Wales)01:32:00
Oldfield Park00:44:00
Portsmouth & Southsea01:36:00
Portsmouth Harbour01:40:00
Romsey00:41:00
Salisbury00:22:30
Severn Tunnel Junction01:20:00
Southampton Central00:55:00
Trowbridge00:16:30
Westbury00:10:30

Nearest Airports

Bristol International Airport is 21.19 miles away Directions from The Yard to Bristol International Airport
Bournemouth International Airport is 35.64 miles away Directions from The Yard to Bournemouth International Airport
Cardiff International Airport is 44.92 miles away Directions from The Yard to Cardiff International Airport
Southampton Airport is 46.25 miles away Directions from The Yard to Southampton Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Temple Meads Station Ferry Landing is 21.65 miles away

Directions from The Yard to Temple Meads Station Ferry Landing

Prince Street Bridge Ferry Landing is 21.75 miles away

Directions from The Yard to Prince Street Bridge Ferry Landing

Temple Bridge (Bristol) Ferry Landing is 21.77 miles away

Directions from The Yard to Temple Bridge (Bristol) Ferry Landing

Millennium Square Ferry Landing is 21.81 miles away

Directions from The Yard to Millennium Square Ferry Landing

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Junction: M32 J3/A4320/B4051 - 22.44 Miles Away

Directions from The Yard to M32 J3/A4320/B4051

Junction: M32 J2/A432/B4058/B4469 - 22.78 Miles Away

Directions from The Yard to M32 J2/A432/B4058/B4469

Junction: M4 J18/A46(T)/A46 - 23.06 Miles Away

Directions from The Yard to M4 J18/A46(T)/A46

Junction: M32 J1/A4174 - 24.29 Miles Away

Directions from The Yard to M32 J1/A4174

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Stourhead House and Garden
Gardens
Distance: 4.85 (miles)
Directions from The Yard to Stourhead House and Garden
Attraction Name: East Somerset Railway
Railways
Distance: 4.91 (miles)
Directions from The Yard to East Somerset Railway
Attraction Name: Warminster Dewey Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 8.51 (miles)
Directions from The Yard to Warminster Dewey Museum
Attraction Name: Radstock Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 9.3 (miles)
Directions from The Yard to Radstock Museum