Boar Street in Mere BA12 6DD

Boar Street is a Street in the Wiltshire town of Mere with the postcode of BA12 6DD and measures approximately 138 metres long.

There is only one street named Boar Street making it unique in Great Britain.

Boar Street is governed by Wiltshire Council (Unitary) Council and the local parish council is Mere.

Boar Street is located within the county of Wiltshire which is in the South West (England) region of the UK. 97.77 miles West from the centre of London, 16.08 miles South from the centre of Trowbridge, 18.88 miles North East from the centre of Yeovil and 20.68 miles West from the centre of Salisbury.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Boar Street, BA12 6DD

Sunrise05:51
Sunset18:35

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BA12 6DD

Latest Weather Conditions for Boar Street, BA12 6DD

Observed at Weather Station:Yeovilton 28 March 2020 at 12:00 (17.17 miles away)
Current Weather:Partly cloudy (day)
Temperature and Humidity:11.1°C (60.1%)
Wind Direction and Speed:NE (28 mph)
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Budget Hotels near Boar Street Mere

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Travelodge Wincanton
Address:Lawrence Hill, Wincanton, BA9 8AB
Telephone:0871 984 6511 Learn More
7.16
2: Name:Travelodge Warminster
Address:A36/A350 Bypass, Service Area, Bath Rd, Warminster, BA12 7RU
Telephone:0871 984 6058 Learn More
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3: Name:Premier Inn Frome
Address:Commerce Park
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10.66
4: Name:Travelodge Beckington
Address:Trowbridge Road, Frome, BA11 6SF
Telephone:0871 984 6220 Learn More
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5: Name:Premier Inn Trowbridge
Address:St Stephens Place
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15.98

Elevation

The Central point of Boar Street is approximately 106 Metres above sea level

Frequently asked Questions for Boar Street

What Council (Local Authority) is Boar Street in?

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

What Parish Council is Boar Street in?

Boar Street is located within the area of Mere Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is Boar Street in?

Boar Street is located within the ward of Mere.

What County is Boar Street in?

Boar Street is located within the ceremonial county of Wiltshire.

What Constituency is Boar Street in?

Boar Street is located within the constituency of South West Wiltshire.

What Region of the UK is Boar Street in?

Boar Street is located within the South West (England) region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Boar Street in?

Boar Street is located within the Wiltshire Council area.

What Police Force area is Boar Street in?

Boar Street is located within the Wiltshire Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for Boar Street

Boar Street, Warminster, Mere, BA12 6DD,

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Location Details

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Latitude51.090195
Longitude-2.267894
OS Easting (X):381240
OS Northing (Y):132413
OS Grid Reference:ST812324

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Boar Street

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00163404
ONS Area NameOlder Farming Communities
Average Age51.80
Area Population1535.00
Male Population748.00 (49%)
Female Population787.00 (51%)
Benefit Claimants5 (0%)
LSOA Code:E01032035
LSOA Name:Wiltshire 050B
SOA Code:2a
SOA Name:Ageing rural neighbourhoods
MSOA Code:E02006665
MSOA Name:Wiltshire 050

Nearest Supermarkets

Iceland Gillingham Dorset
Unit 1 Harwood Ret Centre, Gillingham, , SP8 4PY
01747229476
Distance: 3.76 Miles
Directions from Boar Street to Iceland Gillingham Dorset
Waitrose Gillingham
Chantry Fields, Gillingham, Dorset, SP8 4UA
01747 826200
Distance: 3.77 Miles
Directions from Boar Street to Waitrose Gillingham
Asda Gillingham
Station Road, Gillingham, SP8 4QA
01747 882800
Distance: 3.78 Miles
Directions from Boar Street to Asda Gillingham
Tesco Shaftesbury Superstore
Christy's Ln, Shaftesbury, SP7 8PF
0345 677 9829
Distance: 6.6 Miles
Directions from Boar Street to Tesco Shaftesbury Superstore

 Telephone Information

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

 Broadband Information

Speed Average Speed Median Speed Maximum Speed Next-generation access (NGA) Number of Connections
Greater than 2 Mbps 7.4 8.1 8.1 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
The Member of Parliament is Andrew Murrison
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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: Mere Ward
Parish: Mere Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Wiltshire
County Council: Wiltshire Council

Nearest Car Parks

Salisbury Street Car Park
Salisbury Street, Mere, Wiltshire
Mere
BA12 6HA
Distance: 0.20 km (click for directions)
Free parking. Random security patrols.
Telephone: 03004560100
Operated by: Wiltshire Council
Castle Street Car Park
Castle Street, Mere, Wiltshire
Mere
BA12 6JQ
Distance: 0.37 km (click for directions)
Free car park. Random security patrols.
Telephone: 03004560100
Operated by: Wiltshire Council
Whitesheet Hill Car Park
B3092, Stourton, Wiltshire
Stourton
BA12 6RP
Distance: 3.66 km (click for directions)
Part of the Stourhead Estate. Located at the end of White Sheet Lane, just off the B3092 north of Stourton. Free parking for National Trust members, otherwise £3.00 per vehicle.
Telephone: 01747841152
Operated by: National Trust
Stourhead Garden & House Car Park
High Street, Stourton, Wiltshire
Stourton
BA12 6SH
Distance: 5.67 km (click for directions)
Located in Stourton. During main season a shuttle transfer to house and garden is available. Parking is free for National Trust members, otherwise £3 per vehicle
Telephone: 01747841152
Operated by: National Trust

Nearest Schools

Mere School
Distance: 0.24 Kilometres
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 29/11/2012)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 204
Address: Mere School, Springfield Road, Mere, BA12 6EW
Head: Mrs Catriona Williamson (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Boar Street to Mere School
Whitesheet Church of England Primary Academy
Distance: 2.03 Kilometres
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 15/12/2016)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 37
Address: Whitesheet Church of England Primary Academy, Chapel Lane, Zeals, BA12 6NL
Head: Mrs Vanessa Higgins (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Boar Street to Whitesheet Church of England Primary Academy
Milton-on-Stour Church of England Primary School
Distance: 2.37 Kilometres
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 27/06/2014)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 143
Address: Milton-on-Stour Church of England Primary School, Milton-on-Stour, SP8 5QD
Head: Mrs Rhiannon Tidby (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Boar Street to Milton-on-Stour Church of England Primary School
St George's Church of England School, Bourton
Distance: 3.03 Kilometres
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 11/03/2013)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 112
Address: St George's Church of England School, Bourton, Church Track, Bourton, SP8 5BN
Head: Mrs Jill Farndale (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Boar Street to St George's Church of England School, Bourton

Nearest Hospitals

Westminster Memorial Hospital
Address: Abbey Walk, Shaftesbury, SP7 8BD,
NHS Sector
Dorset Healthcare University NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01747 851535
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Distance: 10.61 (km)
Directions from Boar Street to Westminster Memorial Hospital
Wincanton Community Hospital
Address: Dancing Lane,
NHS Sector
Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01963 828444
Distance: 11.06 (km)
Directions from Boar Street to Wincanton Community Hospital
Warminster Community Hospital
Address: The Avenue,
NHS Sector
Great Western Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01985 212076
Distance: 14.31 (km)
Directions from Boar Street 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: 15.31 (km)
Directions from Boar Street to Chantry House Day Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Boar Street

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Boar Street
0.20 Mere Dental Practice Springfield Road, Mere BA12 6EW
3.00 Winning Smiles Middlefield House, Marlott Road SP8 4FA
3.70 Gillingham Dental Practice 1 Lanark Villas, Newbury SP8 4QH
6.30 Ivy Cross Dental Surgery 1 Grosvenor Road SP7 8DP
6.41 Shaftesbury Dental Practice Westfields', New Road SP7 8QH

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Boar Street

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near
0.11 Mere Surgery Dark Lane, Mere BA12 6DT tel:01747 860001
2.33 Silton Surgery The Surgery, Gillingham Road, Silton SP8 5DF tel:01747 841304
3.00 New Medical Centre New Medical Centre, Marlott Road, Peacemarsh SP8 4FA
3.74 Gillingham Medical Practice Barn Surgery, Newbury SP8 4XS tel:01747 824201
5.95 Hindon Surgery High Street, Hindon SP3 6DJ tel:01747 820222

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Boar Street

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near
0.04 Mere Pharmacy The Square, Mere BA12 6DL tel:01747 860232
3.00 Peacemarsh Pharmacy Peacemarsh Surgery, Marlott Road SP8 4FA tel:01747 825481
3.64 Dudley Taylor Pharmacies Ltd High Street SP8 4AG tel:01747 822427
3.74 The Barn Surgery Pharmacy The Barn Surgery, Newbury SP8 4XS tel:01747 826709
6.51 Your Local Boots Pharmacy 31 High Street BA9 9JU tel:01963 32205

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Boar Street

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Boar Street
3.66 Robert Frith Optometrists (gillingham) Fairfield House, High Street SP8 4AA
3.70 Newbury Opticians Newbury SP8 4QJ
6.53 Robert Frith Optometrists Ltd (shaftesbury) Wesley House, 12 Bell Street SP7 8AR
6.59 Eyestyle Centre Opticians (shaftesbury) 56 High Street SP7 8AA
6.59 Harrold Opticians (shaftsbury) 49 High Street SP7 8JE

Nearest Libraries

Mere Library
Barton Lane, Warminster, BA126JA
Telephone: 01747 860546
Distance: 0.21 Kilometres
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Directions from Boar Street to Mere Library
Gillingham Library
Chantry Fields, Gillingham, SP84UA
Telephone: 01747 822180
Distance: 6.07 Kilometres
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Directions from Boar Street to Gillingham Library
Shaftesbury Library
Bell Street, Shaftesbury, SP78AE
Telephone: 01747 852256
Distance: 10.51 Kilometres
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Directions from Boar Street to Shaftesbury Library
Wincanton Library
Carrington Way, Wincanton, BA99JS
Telephone: 0845 345 9177
Distance: 10.53 Kilometres
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Directions from Boar Street to Wincanton Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Gillingham (Dorset) Station is 3.88 miles away.

Address: Gillingham station, Station Yard, Gillingham, Dorset, SP8 4PZ

Gillingham (Dorset) is situated on the South Western Main Line and is managed by South Western Railway.

Gillingham (Dorset) Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Boar Street to Gillingham (Dorset) Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Andover00:52:00
Axminster00:46:00
Basingstoke01:13:00
Clapham Junction01:53:00
Cranbrook (Devon)01:13:00
Crewkerne00:32:00
Exeter Central01:23:00
Exeter St David's01:26:00
Feniton01:05:00
Grateley00:45:00
Honiton00:59:00
London Waterloo02:02:00
Overton01:07:00
Pinhoe01:17:00
Salisbury00:32:00
Sherborne00:15:00
Templecombe00:08:00
Tisbury00:10:00
Whimple01:09:00
Whitchurch (Hampshire)01:01:00
Woking01:33:00
Yeovil Junction00:22:00
Yeovil Pen Mill00:32:00

Bruton Station is 7.90 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 Boar Street 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

Tisbury Station is 8.44 miles away.

Address: Tisbury station, Station Road, Tisbury, Wiltshire, SP3 6JT

Tisbury is situated on the South Western Main Line and is managed by South Western Railway.

Tisbury Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Boar Street to Tisbury Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Andover00:41:00
Axminster00:57:00
Basingstoke01:03:00
Clapham Junction01:43:00
Cranbrook (Devon)01:23:00
Crewkerne00:43:00
Exeter Central01:34:00
Exeter St David's01:37:00
Feniton01:16:00
Gillingham (Dorset)00:11:00
Grateley00:35:00
Honiton01:10:00
London Waterloo01:51:30
Overton00:57:00
Pinhoe01:27:00
Salisbury00:21:00
Sherborne00:26:00
Templecombe00:19:00
Whimple01:19:00
Whitchurch (Hampshire)00:51:00
Woking01:23:00
Yeovil Junction00:33:00

Templecombe Station is 8.94 miles away.

Address: Templecombe station, Station Road, Templecombe, Somerset, BA8 0JR

Templecombe is situated on the South Western Main Line and is managed by South Western Railway.

Templecombe Station is staffed on a full time basis.

Directions from Boar Street to Templecombe Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Andover01:00:00
Axminster00:38:00
Basingstoke01:21:00
Clapham Junction02:01:00
Cranbrook (Devon)01:05:00
Crewkerne00:24:00
Exeter Central01:15:00
Exeter St David's01:18:00
Feniton00:57:00
Gillingham (Dorset)00:08:00
Grateley00:53:00
Honiton00:51:00
London Waterloo02:10:30
Overton01:15:00
Pinhoe01:09:00
Salisbury00:40:30
Sherborne00:07:00
Tisbury00:18:00
Whimple01:01:00
Whitchurch (Hampshire)01:09:00
Woking01:41:00
Yeovil Junction00:14:00

Nearest Airports

Bristol International Airport is 45.11 Kilometres away Directions from Boar Street to Bristol International Airport
Bournemouth International Airport is 46.24 Kilometres away Directions from Boar Street to Bournemouth International Airport
Southampton Airport is 65.33 Kilometres away Directions from Boar Street to Southampton Airport
Cardiff International Airport is 81.99 Kilometres away Directions from Boar Street to Cardiff International Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Temple Meads Station Ferry Landing is 45.68 Kilometres away

Directions from Boar Street to Temple Meads Station Ferry Landing

Temple Bridge (Bristol) Ferry Landing is 45.86 Kilometres away

Directions from Boar Street to Temple Bridge (Bristol) Ferry Landing

Prince Street Bridge Ferry Landing is 45.9 Kilometres away

Directions from Boar Street to Prince Street Bridge Ferry Landing

Millennium Square Ferry Landing is 46 Kilometres away

Directions from Boar Street to Millennium Square Ferry Landing

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Boar Street is approximately 0.33 miles from the A303

Junction: M4 J18/A46(T)/A46 - 46.1 Km Away

Directions from Boar Street to M4 J18/A46(T)/A46

Junction: M32 J3/A4320/B4051 - 46.88 Km Away

Directions from Boar Street to M32 J3/A4320/B4051

Junction: M32 J2/A432/B4058/B4469 - 47.34 Km Away

Directions from Boar Street to M32 J2/A432/B4058/B4469

Junction: M4 J17/A350/A429/B4122 - 48.28 Km Away

Directions from Boar Street to M4 J17/A350/A429/B4122

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Stourhead House and Garden
Gardens
Distance: 3.86 (km)
Directions from Boar Street to Stourhead House and Garden
Attraction Name: Gold Hill Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 10.63 (km)
Directions from Boar Street to Gold Hill Museum
Attraction Name: Old Wardour Castle
Historic Properties
Distance: 13.87 (km)
Directions from Boar Street to Old Wardour Castle
Attraction Name: Warminster Dewey Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 14.25 (km)
Directions from Boar Street to Warminster Dewey Museum