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Townsend Close in Mere BA12 6JZ

Townsend Close is a Street in the Wiltshire town of Mere with the postcode of BA12 6JZ and measures approximately 89 metres long.

The average house in Townsend Close sells for £420,000.00

There are 26 other streets named Townsend Close in Great Britain.

Townsend 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 Mere.

Townsend Close has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 33502372 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of Townsend Close is roughly 107.20 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 108.70 and the lowest point being 106.70. A change of 2.00 metres.

Average House Prices for Townsend Close
YearSalesAverage House Price
20191£430,000.
20171£435,000.
20151£395,000.

Townsend Close is located within the county of Wiltshire which is in the South West (England) region of the UK. 98.08 miles West from the centre of London, 16.2 miles South from the centre of Trowbridge, 18.59 miles North East from the centre of Yeovil and 20.97 miles West from the centre of Salisbury.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Townsend Close, BA12 6JZ

Sunrise05:24
Sunset21:05

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BA12 6JZ

Latest Weather Conditions for Townsend Close, BA12 6JZ

Observed at Weather Station:Bournemouth Airport 25 July 2021 at 09:00 (28.74 miles away)
Current Weather:Light rain
Temperature and Humidity:17.5°C (91.5%)
Wind Direction and Speed:N (6 mph)
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Budget Hotels near Townsend Close Mere

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Travelodge Wincanton
Address:Lawrence Hill, Wincanton, BA9 8AB
Telephone:0871 984 6511 Learn More
6.87
2: Name:Travelodge Warminster
Address:A36/A350 Bypass, Service Area, Bath Rd, Warminster, BA12 7RU
Telephone:0871 984 6058 Learn More
9.46
3: Name:Premier Inn Frome
Address:Commerce Park
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10.72
4: Name:Travelodge Beckington
Address:Trowbridge Road, Frome, BA11 6SF
Telephone:0871 984 6220 Learn More
12.45
5: Name:Premier Inn Trowbridge
Address:St Stephens Place
Telephone: Learn More
16.12
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Mortgage Calculator for the Lowest Priced Property on Townsend Close
Total Price of Property£395,000
Minimum Deposit£19,750.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£1,152.08
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£1,977.46
Mortgage Calculator for the Highest Priced Property on Townsend Close
Total Price of Property£435,000
Minimum Deposit£21,750.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£1,268.75
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£2,177.71
Mortgage Calculator for the Average Priced Property on Townsend Close
Total Price of Property£420,000
Minimum Deposit£21,000.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£1,225.00
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£2,102.62

Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Townsend Close above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
107.20106.70108.702.00

Frequently asked Questions for Townsend Close

What Council (Local Authority) is Townsend Close in?

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

What Parish Council is Townsend Close in?

Townsend Close is located within the area of Mere Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is Townsend Close in?

Townsend Close is located within the ward of Mere.

What County is Townsend Close in?

Townsend Close is located within the ceremonial county of Wiltshire.

What Constituency is Townsend Close in?

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

What Part of the UK is Townsend Close in?

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

What County Council area is Townsend Close in?

Townsend Close is located within the Wiltshire Council area.

What Police Force area is Townsend Close in?

Townsend Close is located within the Wiltshire Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for Townsend Close

1 Townsend Close, Warminster, Mere, BA12 6JZ, 4 Townsend Close, Warminster, Mere, BA12 6JZ,
2 Townsend Close, Warminster, Mere, BA12 6JZ, 5 Townsend Close, Warminster, Mere, BA12 6JZ,
3 Townsend Close, Warminster, Mere, BA12 6JZ, 6 Townsend Close, Warminster, Mere, BA12 6JZ,

Roads that have a Junction with Townsend Close

Road NameRoad NumberJunction Type
Castle StreetB3095junction
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Location Details

Townsend Close
Map showing the location of Townsend Close
Latitude51.089227
Longitude-2.274763
OS Easting (X):380758
OS Northing (Y):132307
OS Grid Reference:ST808323

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Townsend Close

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00163402
ONS Area NameAgricultural Communities
Average Age46.41
Area Population1465.00
Male Population723.00 (49%)
Female Population742.00 (51%)
Benefit Claimants6 (0%)
LSOA Code:E01032036
LSOA Name:Wiltshire 050C
SOA Code:2c
SOA Name:Remoter communities
MSOA Code:E02006665
MSOA Name:Wiltshire 050
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Nearest Supermarkets

Waitrose Gillingham
Chantry Fields, Gillingham, Dorset, SP8 4UA
01747 826200
Distance: 3.69 Miles
Directions from Townsend Close to Waitrose Gillingham
Iceland Gillingham Dorset
Unit 1 Harwood Ret Centre, Gillingham, , SP8 4PY
01747229476
Distance: 3.69 Miles
Directions from Townsend Close to Iceland Gillingham Dorset
Asda Gillingham
Station Road, Gillingham, SP8 4QA
01747 882800
Distance: 3.71 Miles
Directions from Townsend Close to Asda Gillingham
Tesco Shaftesbury Superstore
Christy's Ln, Shaftesbury, SP7 8PF
0345 677 9829
Distance: 6.71 Miles
Directions from Townsend Close 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 7.1 8.1 8.1 N 4

 Recent House Sales in Townsend Close

Address3 Townsend Close, , Wiltshire, BA12 6JZ.
Sale DateWed 18 Sep 2019
Sale Price£430,000
Type of PropertyDetached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address6 Townsend Close, , Wiltshire, BA12 6JZ.
Sale DateFri 20 Jan 2017
Sale Price£435,000
Type of PropertyDetached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address2 Townsend Close, , Wiltshire, BA12 6JZ.
Sale DateFri 27 Feb 2015
Sale Price£395,000
Type of PropertyDetached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold

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
Details for the MP Andrew Murrison on theyworkforyou.com
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

Nearest Car Parks

Castle Street Car Park
Castle Street, Mere, Wiltshire
Mere
BA12 6JQ
Distance: 0.17 km (click for directions)
Free car park. Random security patrols.
Telephone: 03004560100
Operated by: Wiltshire Council
Salisbury Street Car Park
Salisbury Street, Mere, Wiltshire
Mere
BA12 6HA
Distance: 0.39 km (click for directions)
Free parking. Random security patrols.
Telephone: 03004560100
Operated by: Wiltshire Council
Whitesheet Hill Car Park
B3092, Stourton, Wiltshire
Stourton
BA12 6RP
Distance: 1.85 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: 2.12 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
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Nearest Schools

Mere School
Distance: 0.55 Miles
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 Townsend Close to Mere School
Whitesheet Church of England Primary Academy
Distance: 1.73 Miles
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 Townsend Close to Whitesheet Church of England Primary Academy
Milton-on-Stour Church of England Primary School
Distance: 2.23 Miles
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 Townsend Close to Milton-on-Stour Church of England Primary School
St George's Church of England School, Bourton
Distance: 2.73 Miles
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 Townsend Close to St George's Church of England School, Bourton

Nearest Hospitals

Wincanton Community Hospital
Address: Dancing Lane, Wincanton, BA9 9DQ,
NHS Sector
Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01963 828444
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 6.57 (miles)
Directions from Townsend Close to Wincanton Community Hospital
Westminster Memorial Hospital
Address: Abbey Walk, Shaftesbury, SP7 8BD,
NHS Sector
Dorset Healthcare University NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01747 851535
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 6.68 (miles)
Directions from Townsend Close to Westminster Memorial Hospital
Warminster Community Hospital
Address: The Avenue, Warminster, BA12 8QS,
Independent Sector
Salisbury NHS Foundation Trust
Distance: 9.06 (miles)
Directions from Townsend Close to Warminster Community Hospital
Frome Community Hospital
Address: Enos Way, Frome, BA11 2FH,
NHS Sector
Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01373 454740
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 10.36 (miles)
Directions from Townsend Close to Frome Community Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Townsend Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Townsend Close
0.51 Mere Dental Practice Springfield Road, Mere BA12 6EW
2.89 Winning Smiles Middlefield House, Marlott Road SP8 4FA
3.64 Gillingham Dental Practice 1 Lanark Villas, Newbury SP8 4QH
6.20 Wincanton Dental Practice 56 High Street BA9 9JF
6.20 G S Worrall And Associates 56 High Street BA9 9JF

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Townsend Close

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

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Townsend Close

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

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Townsend Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Townsend Close
3.59 Robert Frith Optometrists (gillingham) Fairfield House, High Street SP8 4AA
3.63 Newbury Opticians Newbury SP8 4QJ
6.32 Robert Frith Optometrists Ltd (wincanton) 16 Market Place BA9 9LA
6.34 Sarah Gibson Optometrist Commerce House, Market Place BA9 9LP
6.63 Robert Frith Optometrists Ltd (shaftesbury) Wesley House, 12 Bell Street SP7 8AR

Nearest Libraries

Mere Library
Barton Lane, Warminster, BA126JA
Telephone: 01747 860546
Distance: 0.18 Miles
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Directions from Townsend Close to Mere Library
Gillingham Library
Chantry Fields, Gillingham, SP84UA
Telephone: 01747 822180
Distance: 3.69 Miles
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Directions from Townsend Close to Gillingham Library
Wincanton Library
Carrington Way, Wincanton, BA99JS
Telephone: 0845 345 9177
Distance: 6.24 Miles
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Directions from Townsend Close to Wincanton Library
Shaftesbury Library
Bell Street, Shaftesbury, SP78AE
Telephone: 01747 852256
Distance: 6.62 Miles
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Directions from Townsend Close to Shaftesbury Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Gillingham (Dorset) Station is 3.82 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 Townsend Close 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 7.64 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 Townsend Close 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

Templecombe Station is 8.69 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 Townsend Close 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

Tisbury Station is 8.72 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 Townsend Close 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

Nearest Airports

Bristol International Airport is 27.9 miles away Directions from Townsend Close to Bristol International Airport
Bournemouth International Airport is 28.91 miles away Directions from Townsend Close to Bournemouth International Airport
Southampton Airport is 40.9 miles away Directions from Townsend Close to Southampton Airport
Cardiff International Airport is 50.75 miles away Directions from Townsend Close to Cardiff International Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Temple Meads Station Ferry Landing is 28.33 miles away

Directions from Townsend Close to Temple Meads Station Ferry Landing

Temple Bridge (Bristol) Ferry Landing is 28.44 miles away

Directions from Townsend Close to Temple Bridge (Bristol) Ferry Landing

Prince Street Bridge Ferry Landing is 28.46 miles away

Directions from Townsend Close to Prince Street Bridge Ferry Landing

Millennium Square Ferry Landing is 28.52 miles away

Directions from Townsend Close to Millennium Square Ferry Landing

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Stourhead House and Garden
Gardens
Distance: 2.17 (miles)
Directions from Townsend Close to Stourhead House and Garden
Attraction Name: Gold Hill Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 6.7 (miles)
Directions from Townsend Close to Gold Hill Museum
Attraction Name: Old Wardour Castle
Historic Properties
Distance: 8.87 (miles)
Directions from Townsend Close to Old Wardour Castle
Attraction Name: Warminster Dewey Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 9.05 (miles)
Directions from Townsend Close to Warminster Dewey Museum
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