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Biss Close in Upton Scudamore BA12 0AT

Biss Close is a Street in the Wiltshire village of Upton Scudamore with the postcode of BA12 0AT and measures approximately 77 metres long.

There is only one street named Biss Close making it unique in Great Britain.

Biss Close is within the area of Wiltshire Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax and the local parish council is Upton Scudamore.

Biss Close has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 43800246 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of Biss Close is roughly 134.75 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 135.60 and the lowest point being 133.90. A change of 1.70 metres.

Biss Close is located within the county of Wiltshire which is in the South West (England) region of the UK. 92.05 miles West from the centre of London, 6.22 miles South from the centre of Trowbridge, 20.58 miles North West from the centre of Salisbury and 23.25 miles South East from the centre of Bristol.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Biss Close, BA12 0AT

Sunrise05:39
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BA12 0AT

Latest Weather Conditions for Biss Close, BA12 0AT

Observed at Weather Station:Boscombe Down 5 August 2021 at 10:00 (19.55 miles away)
Current Weather:Light rain
Temperature and Humidity:16.7°C (77.7%)
Wind Direction and Speed:S (14 mph)
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Budget Hotels near Biss Close Upton Scudamore

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Travelodge Warminster
Address:A36/A350 Bypass, Service Area, Bath Rd, Warminster, BA12 7RU
Telephone:0871 984 6058 Learn More
0.95
2: Name:Premier Inn Frome
Address:Commerce Park
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4.39
3: Name:Travelodge Beckington
Address:Trowbridge Road, Frome, BA11 6SF
Telephone:0871 984 6220 Learn More
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4: Name:Premier Inn Trowbridge
Address:St Stephens Place
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5: Name:Travelodge Melksham
Address:Commerce Way, Melksham, SN12 6AD
Telephone:0871 984 8484 Learn More
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Biss Close above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
134.75133.90135.601.70

Frequently asked Questions for Biss Close

What Council (Local Authority) is Biss Close in?

Biss Close is located within the local authority area of Wiltshire Council (Unitary) Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Biss Close in?

Biss Close is located within the area of Upton Scudamore Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is Biss Close in?

Biss Close is located within the ward of Warminster Without.

What County is Biss Close in?

Biss Close is located within the ceremonial county of Wiltshire.

What Constituency is Biss Close in?

Biss Close is located within the constituency of South West Wiltshire.

What Part of the UK is Biss Close in?

Biss Close is located within the South West (England) region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Biss Close in?

Biss Close is located within the Wiltshire Council area.

What Police Force area is Biss Close in?

Biss Close is located within the Wiltshire Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for Biss Close

6 Biss Close, Warminster, Upton Scudamore, BA12 0AT,

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Location Details

Biss Close
Map showing the location of Biss Close
Latitude51.230534
Longitude-2.191693
OS Easting (X):386617
OS Northing (Y):148002
OS Grid Reference:ST866480

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Biss Close

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00163497
ONS Area NameRural White-Collar Workers
Average Age41.37
Area Population1285.00
Male Population627.00 (49%)
Female Population658.00 (51%)
Benefit Claimants8 (1%)
LSOA Code:E01032054
LSOA Name:Wiltshire 039B
SOA Code:2d
SOA Name:Rural traits
MSOA Code:E02006690
MSOA Name:Wiltshire 039

Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Leigh Park Express
The Local Centre, Leigh Park, Westbury, BA13 3GL
0345 675 7009
Distance: 1.62 Miles
Directions from Biss Close to Tesco Leigh Park Express
Iceland Warminster
Unit 3 Horseshoes Mall, Warminster, Wiltshire, BA12 9BT
01985219724
Distance: 1.82 Miles
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Waitrose Warminster
Station Road, Warminster, Wiltshire, BA12 9BR
01985 848441
Distance: 1.82 Miles
Directions from Biss Close to Waitrose Warminster
Morrisons Warminster
Weymouth Street, Warminster BA12 9NJ
01985 846866
Distance: 1.87 Miles
Directions from Biss Close to Morrisons Warminster

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01985 - Warminster
Area Code: 01373 - Frome

 Broadband Information

Speed Average Speed Median Speed Maximum Speed Next-generation access (NGA) Number of Connections
Less than 2 Mbps 3.5 3.8 4.1 N 6

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Wiltshire Council (Unitary)
Visit the Council's Website
County Hall, Bythesea Road, Trowbridge, Wiltshire, BA14 8JN
Send email
Telephone Number: 0300 456 0100
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of South West Wiltshire
The Member of Parliament is Andrew Murrison
Details for the MP Andrew Murrison on parliament.uk
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In the 2019 General Election Andrew Murrison won with a majority of 21,630 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 77,969
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Warminster Without Ward
Parish: Upton Scudamore Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Wiltshire

Nearest Car Parks

Westbury Leigh Car Park
Westbury Leigh, Westbury, Wiltshire
Westbury
BA13 3SQ
Distance: 1.33 km (click for directions)
Free parking. Random Patrols.
Telephone: 03004560100
Operated by: Wiltshire Council
Warminster Station Car Park
Station Road, Warminster, Wiltshire
Warminster
BA12 9BP
Distance: 1.74 km (click for directions)
Open 24 hours, cash and card payment, discounts apply to Pay by Phone Users but must ensure a valid payment is made within 15 minutes of parking. Accessible spaces available.
Operated by: Apcoa Parking (UK) Ltd
Central Zone B Car Park
Station Road, Warminster, Wiltshire
Warminster
BA12 9BR
Distance: 1.75 km (click for directions)
Charges apply 8am-6pm Mon-Sat including Bank Holidays. Free parking on Sundays. Blue Badge holders may park free all day. Random security patrols.
Telephone: 03004560100
Operated by: Wiltshire Council
Central Zone A Car Park
Station Road, Warminster, Wiltshire
Warminster
BA12 9AA
Distance: 1.79 km (click for directions)
Charges apply 8am-6pm Mon-Sat including Bank Holidays, Free parking on Sundays. Blue Badge holders may park free all day. Random security patrols
Telephone: 03004560100
Operated by: Wiltshire Council

Nearest Schools

Fairfield Farm College (Fairfield Farm Trust)
Distance: 1.5 Miles
Address: Fairfield Farm College (Fairfield Farm Trust), 43 High Street, Dilton Marsh, BA13 4DL
Head: Dr Tina Pagett (Principal)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Biss Close to Fairfield Farm College (Fairfield Farm Trust)
Westbury Leigh CofE Primary School
Distance: 1.53 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected 19/03/2019)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 372
Address: Westbury Leigh CofE Primary School, Sandalwood Road, BA13 3UR
Head: Mrs Debbie Grimsey (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Biss Close to Westbury Leigh CofE Primary School
Dilton Marsh CofE Primary School
Distance: 1.58 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 11/04/2013)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 200
Address: Dilton Marsh CofE Primary School, High Street, Dilton Marsh, BA13 4DY
Head: Mrs Jill Hibbs (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Biss Close to Dilton Marsh CofE Primary School
Warminster School
Distance: 1.66 Miles
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected )
Number of Pupils: 520
Address: Warminster School, Church Street, BA12 8PJ
Head: Mr Matthew Williams (Headteacher)
Directions from Biss Close to Warminster School

Nearest Hospitals

Warminster Community Hospital
Address: The Avenue, Warminster, BA12 8QS,
Independent Sector
Salisbury NHS Foundation Trust
Distance: 1.7 (miles)
Directions from Biss Close to Warminster Community Hospital
Westbury Hospital
Address: The Butts, Westbury, BA13 3EL,
Independent Sector
Avon and Wiltshire Mental Health Partnership NHS Trust
Distance: 1.74 (miles)
Directions from Biss Close to Westbury Hospital
Frome Community Hospital
Address: Enos Way, Frome, BA11 2FH,
NHS Sector
Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01373 454740
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 5.21 (miles)
Directions from Biss Close to Frome Community Hospital
Trowbridge Community Hospital
Address: Adcroft Street, Trowbridge, BA14 8PH,
NHS Sector
Great Western Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01225 711300
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 6.59 (miles)
Directions from Biss Close to Trowbridge Community Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Biss Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Biss Close
1.61 Mane Way (dental Surgery) Mane Way BA13 3FQ
1.75 Hospital Road Dental Surgery 1 Hospital Road BA13 3EQ
1.77 The Chantry Dental Practice 48 High Street BA12 9AF
1.83 Warminster Dental Centre Imber Road BA12 0DJ
1.85 1 Station Road (dental Surgery) 1 Station Road BA12 9BR

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Biss Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near Biss Close
1.61 Westbury Group Practice White Horse Health Centre, Mane Way, Leigh Park BA13 3FQ tel:01373 828330
1.77 Avenue Surgery 14 The Avenue BA12 9AA tel:01985 224600
4.08 Bratton Surgery The Tynnings, Bratton BA13 4RR tel:01380 830249
4.61 Beckington Family Practice St. Lukes Road, Beckington BA11 6SE tel:01373 830316
5.21 Frome Medical Centre Enos Way BA11 2FH tel:01373 301300

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Biss Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near Biss Close
1.61 Shaunaks Pharmacy Westbury White Horse Health Centre, Mane Way BA13 3FQ tel:01373 888088
1.77 Your Local Boots Pharmacy 14-16 The Avenue BA12 9AA tel:01985 219027
1.84 Well Warminster - Cornmarket 10 Cornmarket BA12 9BX tel:01985 213167
1.86 Boots Uk Limited 39 Market Place BA12 9AZ
2.11 John Preddy Chemist 29-31 High Street BA13 3BN tel:01373 822998

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Biss Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Biss Close
1.82 Specsavers (warminster) 24 Three Horseshoes Walk BA12 9BT
1.82 Vision Express (warminster) 21 Market Place BA12 9AY
1.86 Haine And Smith Opticians (warminster) 10 Market Place BA12 9AN
1.86 Dmrh Opticians (boots Warminster) 51-53 Market Place BA12 9AZ
2.11 Haine And Smith Opticians (westbury) 19 High Street BA13 3BN

Nearest Libraries

Warminster Library
Three Horseshoes Walk, Warminster, BA129BT
Telephone: 01985 216022
Distance: 1.82 Miles
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Westbury Library
Westbury House, Edward Street, Westbury, BA133BD
Telephone: 0117 9038552
Distance: 2.18 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Biss Close to Westbury Library
Frome Library
Justice Lane, Frome, BA111BE
Telephone: 0845 345 9177
Distance: 5.56 Miles
Visit Website
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Libraries & Heritage Headquarters
Bythesea Road, Trowbridge, BA148BS
Telephone:
Distance: 6.06 Miles
Visit Website
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Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Dilton Marsh Station is 1.38 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 Biss Close 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

Warminster Station is 1.77 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 Biss Close 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

Westbury Station is 2.54 miles away.

Address: Westbury station, Station Approach, Westbury, Wiltshire, BA13 4HP

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

Westbury Station is staffed on a full time basis.

Directions from Biss Close to Westbury Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Avoncliff00:15:00
Bath Spa00:29:00
Bradford-on-Avon00:12:00
Bristol Parkway01:10:00
Bristol Temple Meads00:52:00
Bruton00:21:00
Cam & Dursley01:31:00
Cardiff Central01:35:00
Castle Cary00:21:00
Cheltenham Spa02:06:00
Chetnole00:54:00
Chippenham00:28:00
Cosham01:34:00
Dilton Marsh00:03:00
Dorchester West01:19:00
Exeter St David's01:09:00
Fareham01:26:00
Filton Abbey Wood01:02:00
Fratton01:40:00
Freshford00:18:00
Frome00:10:00
Gloucester01:54:00
Keynsham00:40:00
London Paddington01:20:30
Maiden Newton01:06:00
Melksham00:16:00
Newbury00:36:00
Newport (South Wales)01:22:00
Newton Abbot01:32:00
Oldfield Park00:33:00
Pewsey00:17:00
Plymouth02:10:00
Portsmouth & Southsea01:44:00
Portsmouth Harbour01:49:00
Reading00:55:00
Romsey00:49:00
Salisbury00:31:00
Severn Tunnel Junction01:09:00
Southampton Central01:03:00
Swindon (Wilts)00:45:00
Taunton00:42:00
Thornford00:47:00
Tiverton Parkway00:54:00
Trowbridge00:06:00
Upwey01:27:30
Warminster00:08:00
Weymouth01:32:00
Yate01:19:00
Yeovil Pen Mill00:41:00
Yetminster00:50:00

Frome Station is 5.12 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 Biss Close 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

Nearest Airports

Bristol International Airport is 24.89 miles away Directions from Biss Close to Bristol International Airport
Bournemouth International Airport is 34.99 miles away Directions from Biss Close to Bournemouth International Airport
Southampton Airport is 40.96 miles away Directions from Biss Close to Southampton Airport
Gloucestershire Airport is 45.79 miles away Directions from Biss Close to Gloucestershire Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Temple Meads Station Ferry Landing is 22.72 miles away

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Temple Bridge (Bristol) Ferry Landing is 22.85 miles away

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Prince Street Bridge Ferry Landing is 23.08 miles away

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Redcliffe Back Ferry Landing is 23.08 miles away

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Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Junction: M4 J17/A350/A429/B4122 - 19.88 Miles Away

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Junction: M4 J18/A46(T)/A46 - 19.95 Miles Away

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Junction: M32 J3/A4320/B4051 - 23.2 Miles Away

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Junction: M32 J2/A432/B4058/B4469 - 23.21 Miles Away

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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Warminster Dewey Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 1.78 (miles)
Directions from Biss Close to Warminster Dewey Museum
Attraction Name: Trowbridge Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 6.28 (miles)
Directions from Biss Close to Trowbridge Museum
Attraction Name: Farleigh Hungerford Castle
Historic Properties
Distance: 7.24 (miles)
Directions from Biss Close to Farleigh Hungerford Castle
Attraction Name: Westwood Manor
Historic Properties
Distance: 7.68 (miles)
Directions from Biss Close to Westwood Manor