Higher Kingston in Yeovil

Higher Kingston is a Street in the Somerset town of Yeovil and measures approximately 460 metres long.

Higher Kingston crosses the following postcode sectors:

The average house in Higher Kingston sells for £12,880,000.00

There is only one street named Higher Kingston making it unique in Great Britain.

Higher Kingston is within the area of South Somerset District Council Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax and the local parish council is Yeovil.

The average elevation of Higher Kingston is roughly 61.31 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 62.70 and the lowest point being 59.40. A change of 3.30 metres.

Average House Prices for Higher Kingston
YearSalesAverage House Price
20182£19,260,000.
20171£120,000.

Higher Kingston is located within the county of Somerset which is in the South West (England) region of the UK. 116.16 miles West from the centre of London, 0.34 miles North West from the centre of Yeovil, 18.25 miles North West from the centre of Dorchester and 20.91 miles East from the centre of Taunton.

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Green Circle = 10 Minutes Walk (800 metres)
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Sunset and Sunrise times for Higher Kingston

Sunrise05:11
Sunset21:19

Latest Weather Conditions for Higher Kingston

Observed at Weather Station:Yeovilton 13 July 2020 at 22:00 (4.21 miles away)
Current Weather:Drizzle
Temperature and Humidity:15.4°C (96.2%)
Wind Direction and Speed:SSW (7 mph)
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Budget Hotels near Higher Kingston Yeovil

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Premier Inn Yeovil Town Centre
Address:Key Market House
Telephone: Learn More
0.49
2: Name:Premier Inn Yeovil Airfield
Address:1 Alvington Lane
Telephone: Learn More
1.58
3: Name:Travelodge Yeovil Podimore
Address:Podimore Services, A303 Roundabout, Nr. Yeovil, BA22 8JG
Telephone:0871 984 6059 Learn More
5.50
4: Name:Travelodge Wincanton
Address:Lawrence Hill, Wincanton, BA9 8AB
Telephone:0871 984 6511 Learn More
11.80
5: Name:Travelodge Ilminster
Address:A303, Horton Cross, Ilminster, TA19 9PT
Telephone:0871 984 6229 Learn More
13.21

Buying a House in Higher Kingston? View our Mortgage Examples

Mortgage Calculator for the Lowest Priced Property on Higher Kingston
Total Price of Property£100,000
Minimum Deposit£5,000.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£291.67
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£500.62
Mortgage Calculator for the Highest Priced Property on Higher Kingston
Total Price of Property£38,420,000
Minimum Deposit£1,921,000.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£112,058.33
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£192,339.58
Mortgage Calculator for the Average Priced Property on Higher Kingston
Total Price of Property£12,880,000
Minimum Deposit£644,000.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£37,566.67
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£64,480.32
Policing for Higher Kingston

Neighbourhood Policing

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

Height of Higher Kingston above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
61.3159.4062.703.30

Frequently asked Questions for Higher Kingston

What Council (Local Authority) is Higher Kingston in?

Higher Kingston is located within the local authority area of South Somerset District Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Higher Kingston in?

Higher Kingston is located within the area of Yeovil Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is Higher Kingston in?

Higher Kingston is located within the ward of Yeovil Central.

What County is Higher Kingston in?

Higher Kingston is located within the ceremonial county of Somerset.

What Constituency is Higher Kingston in?

Higher Kingston is located within the constituency of Yeovil.

What Region of the UK is Higher Kingston in?

Higher Kingston is located within the South West (England) region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Higher Kingston in?

Higher Kingston is located within the Somerset Council area.

What Police Force area is Higher Kingston in?

Higher Kingston is located within the Avon and Somerset Police area.

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Map showing the location of Higher Kingston

Location Details

Higher Kingston
Latitude50.945133
Longitude-2.634928
OS Easting (X):355399
OS Northing (Y):116441
OS Grid Reference:ST554164

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Higher Kingston

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00148925
ONS Area NameSocial Renting New Arrivals
Average Age41.27
Area Population1564.00
Male Population781.00 (50%)
Female Population783.00 (50%)
Benefit Claimants10 (1%)
LSOA Code:E01029231
LSOA Name:South Somerset 014A
SOA Code:5e
SOA Name:Primary sector workers
MSOA Code:E02006088
MSOA Name:South Somerset 014

Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Yeovil Extra
Queensway, Huish, Yeovil, BA20 1DL
0345 677 9758
Distance: 0.23 Miles
Directions from Higher Kingston to Tesco Yeovil Extra
Iceland Yeovil
Unit 20 Ivel Square, Quedam Shopping Centre, Yeovil, BA20 1EY
01935479862
Distance: 0.32 Miles
Directions from Higher Kingston to Iceland Yeovil
Tesco Ilchester Rd Express
147 Ilchester Rd, Yeovil, BA21 3BL
0345 610 2883
Distance: 0.67 Miles
Directions from Higher Kingston to Tesco Ilchester Rd Express
Morrisons Yeovil
Lysander Road, Yeovil BA20 2AU
01935 412119
Distance: 0.77 Miles
Directions from Higher Kingston to Morrisons Yeovil

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01935 - Yeovil

 Recent House Sales in Higher Kingston

Address7 Higher Kingston, Somerset, BA21 4AS.
Sale DateTue 31 Jul 2018
Sale Price£100,000
Type of PropertyFlat or Maisonette
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Leasehold
AddressYEOVIL DISTRICT HOSPITAL Higher Kingston, Somerset, BA21 4AT.
Sale DateThu 18 Jan 2018
Sale Price£38,420,000
Type of PropertyOther
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Leasehold
Address21 Higher Kingston, Somerset, BA21 4AS.
Sale DateFri 03 Mar 2017
Sale Price£120,000
Type of PropertyTerraced
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of South Somerset District Council
Visit the Council's Website
Council Offices, Brympton Way, Yeovil, Somerset, BA20 2HT
Telephone Number: 01935 462 462
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of
The Member of Parliament is Marcus Fysh
Details for the MP Marcus Fysh on parliament.uk
Details for the MP Marcus Fysh on theyworkforyou.com
In the 2019 General Election Marcus Fysh won with a majority of 16,181 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 82,468
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Yeovil Central Ward
Parish: Yeovil Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Somerset
County Council: Somerset Council

Nearest Car Parks

Court Ash Car Park
Court Ash, Yeovil, Somerset
Yeovil
BA20 1HF
Distance: 0.15 km (click for directions)
Minimum charge 2 hours. Charges apply from 8am - 6pm. Voucher discount scheme operates for Blue Badge holders - see website.
Telephone: 08453371000
Operated by: South Somerset District Council
Court Ash Car Park
Court Ash, Yeovil, Somerset
Yeovil
BA20 1HF
Distance: 0.15 km (click for directions)
Minimum charge 2 hours. Charges apply from 8am - 6pm. Voucher discount scheme operates for Blue Badge holders - see website.
Telephone: 08453371000
Operated by: South Somerset District Council
North Lane Car Park
North Lane, Yeovil, Somerset
Yeovil
BA20 1EQ
Distance: 0.17 km (click for directions)
Minimum payment 2 hours. Maximum stay 3 hours. Charges apply from 8am - 6pm, Monday to Saturday. Parking is free on Sundays. Voucher discount scheme operates for Blue Badge holders - see website.
Telephone: 08453371000
Operated by: South Somerset District Council
North Lane Car Park
North Lane, Yeovil, Somerset
Yeovil
BA20 1EQ
Distance: 0.17 km (click for directions)
Minimum payment 2 hours. Maximum stay 3 hours. Charges apply from 8am - 6pm, Monday to Saturday. Parking is free on Sundays. Voucher discount scheme operates for Blue Badge holders - see website.
Telephone: 08453371000
Operated by: South Somerset District Council

Nearest Schools

St Gildas Catholic Primary School
Distance: 0.21 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 03/08/2012)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 214
Address: St Gildas Catholic Primary School, Mary Street, BA21 4EG
Head: Mrs Alison Frost (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Higher Kingston to St Gildas Catholic Primary School
Yeovil College
Distance: 0.23 Miles
Phase: 16 plus
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected )
Address: Yeovil College, Mudford Road, BA21 4DR
Head: Mr John Evans (Principal)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Higher Kingston to Yeovil College
Huish Primary School
Distance: 0.24 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 24/02/2009)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 423
Address: Huish Primary School, Carisbrooke Gardens, BA20 1AY
Head: Mr Vaughan Hillier-Nickels (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Higher Kingston to Huish Primary School
South Somerset Partnership School
Distance: 0.36 Miles
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 03/10/2014)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 38
Address: South Somerset Partnership School, Dampier Street, BA21 4EN
Head: Miss Joanne Simons (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Higher Kingston to South Somerset Partnership School

Nearest Hospitals

Yeovil District Hospital
Address: Higher Kingston, Yeovil, BA21 4AT,
NHS Sector
Yeovil District Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01935 475122
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 0.02 (miles)
Directions from Higher Kingston to Yeovil District Hospital
Yeatman Hospital
Address: Hospital Lane, Sherborne, DT9 3JU,
NHS Sector
Dorset Healthcare University NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01935 813991
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 5.02 (miles)
Directions from Higher Kingston to Yeatman Hospital
South Petherton Community Hospital
Address: Bernard Way, South Petherton, TA13 5EF,
NHS Sector
Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01460 243000
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 7.13 (miles)
Directions from Higher Kingston to South Petherton Community Hospital
Crewkerne Community Hospital
Address: Middle Path, Crewkerne, TA18 8BG,
NHS Sector
Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01460 72491
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 8.4 (miles)
Directions from Higher Kingston to Crewkerne Community Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Higher Kingston

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Higher Kingston
0.19 Princes Street Dental Practice 45 Princes Street BA20 1EG
0.26 Colosseum Dental (yeovil) 1 High Street BA20 1RE
0.29 Resolution Specialist Treatment Centre, Becket House, South Street BA20 1TW
0.33 Hendford Dental Surgery 30 Hendford BA20 1TG
0.34 Trinity House Dental Practice 17 Peter Street BA20 1PN

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Higher Kingston

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near
0.34 The Health Centre Above Boots, 37 Middle Street BA20 1LS
0.40 Penn Hill Surgery, Yeovil St. Nicholas Close BA20 1SB tel:01935 470800
0.47 Preston Grove Medical Centre, Yeovil Preston Grove BA20 2BQ tel:01935 474353
0.50 Diamond Health Group 74 Hendford BA20 1UJ tel:01935 470200
0.53 Ryalls Park Medical Centre, Yeovil Marsh Lane BA21 3BA tel:01935 434000

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Higher Kingston

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near
0.22 Tesco In-store Pharmacy Queensway Place BA20 1DL tel:01935 647449
0.30 Superdrug Stores 15 High Street BA20 1RQ tel:01935 423181
0.34 Penn Hill Pharmacy 9 South Street BA20 1QE tel:01935 706604
0.34 Boots Uk Limited 37 Middle Street BA20 1LS tel:01935 426673
0.47 Preston Grove Pharmacy The Pharmacy, Preston Grove Medical Ctr BA20 2BQ tel:01935 433971

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Higher Kingston

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Higher Kingston
0.17 Harts Eyecare Ltd Ryburn House, 28 Princes Street BA20 1EQ
0.22 Yoevil Extra Queensway Place, Huish BA20 1DL
0.22 Vision Express (queensway) Queensway Place BA20 1DL
0.23 Robert Frith Optometrists Ltd (yeovil) 18 Princes Street BA20 1EW
0.35 Boots Opticians (yeovil) 39-41 Middle Street BA20 1LG

Nearest Libraries

Yeovil Library
King George Street, Yeovil, BA201PY
Telephone:
Distance: 0.3 Miles
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Directions from Higher Kingston to Yeovil Library
Sunningdale Library
Monmouth Hall, Yeovil, BA215NP
Telephone:
Distance: 0.91 Miles
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Directions from Higher Kingston to Sunningdale Library
Sherborne Library
Hound Street, Sherborne, DT93AA
Telephone: 01935 812683
Distance: 5.27 Miles
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Directions from Higher Kingston to Sherborne Library
Martock Library
Shopping Centre, Martock, TA126DL
Telephone: 0845 345 9177
Distance: 5.98 Miles
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Directions from Higher Kingston to Martock Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Yeovil Pen Mill Station is 0.94 miles away.

Address: Yeovil Pen Mill station, Sherborne Road, Yeovil, Somerset, BA21 5DD

Yeovil Pen Mill is situated on the Heart of Wessex Line and is managed by Great Western Railway.

Yeovil Pen Mill Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Higher Kingston to Yeovil Pen Mill Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Avoncliff01:01:00
Bath Spa01:19:00
Bradford-on-Avon00:58:00
Bristol Parkway01:57:00
Bristol Temple Meads01:41:00
Bruton00:20:00
Cam & Dursley02:17:00
Castle Cary00:14:30
Chetnole00:12:00
Dorchester West00:34:00
Filton Abbey Wood01:56:00
Freshford01:03:00
Frome00:32:00
Gloucester02:38:00
Keynsham01:29:00
Maiden Newton00:24:00
Oldfield Park01:22:00
Salisbury01:10:00
Thornford00:05:00
Trowbridge00:52:00
Upwey00:42:30
Westbury00:46:00
Weymouth00:48:00
Yate02:05:00
Yeovil Junction00:09:00
Yetminster00:08:00

Yeovil Junction Station is 1.70 miles away.

Address: Yeovil Junction station, off Newton Road, Stoford, Somerset, BA22 9UU

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

Yeovil Junction Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Higher Kingston to Yeovil Junction Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Andover01:13:00
Axminster00:24:00
Basingstoke01:36:00
Clapham Junction02:15:00
Cranbrook (Devon)00:51:00
Crewkerne00:10:00
Exeter Central01:01:00
Exeter St David's01:04:00
Feniton00:42:00
Gillingham (Dorset)00:22:00
Grateley01:07:00
Honiton00:37:00
London Waterloo02:25:00
Overton01:29:00
Pinhoe00:55:00
Salisbury00:54:00
Sherborne00:06:00
Templecombe00:14:00
Tisbury00:32:00
Whimple00:46:30
Whitchurch (Hampshire)01:23:00
Woking01:55:00

Thornford Station is 3.32 miles away.

Address: Thornford station, Thornford Road, Thornford, Dorset, DT9 6PT

Thornford is situated on the Heart of Wessex Line and is managed by Great Western Railway.

Thornford Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Higher Kingston to Thornford Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Avoncliff01:09:30
Bath Spa01:25:30
Bradford-on-Avon01:06:30
Bristol Parkway02:06:00
Bristol Temple Meads01:47:00
Bruton00:29:00
Cam & Dursley02:26:00
Castle Cary00:24:00
Chetnole00:07:00
Dorchester West00:32:00
Filton Abbey Wood02:04:30
Freshford01:12:00
Frome00:41:00
Gloucester02:46:00
Keynsham01:35:30
Maiden Newton00:18:00
Oldfield Park01:28:30
Trowbridge01:01:00
Upwey00:40:00
Westbury00:54:00
Weymouth00:45:00
Yate02:14:00
Yeovil Pen Mill00:09:00
Yetminster00:03:00

Yetminster Station is 4.33 miles away.

Address: Yetminster station, Chapel Lane, Yetminster, Dorset, DT9 6LH

Yetminster is situated on the Heart of Wessex Line and is managed by Great Western Railway.

Yetminster Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Higher Kingston to Yetminster Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Avoncliff01:11:30
Bath Spa01:28:00
Bradford-on-Avon01:08:30
Bristol Parkway02:08:00
Bristol Temple Meads01:50:00
Bruton00:31:00
Cam & Dursley02:28:00
Castle Cary00:26:00
Chetnole00:04:00
Dorchester West00:29:00
Filton Abbey Wood02:07:00
Freshford01:14:00
Frome00:44:00
Gloucester02:49:00
Keynsham01:38:00
Maiden Newton00:15:00
Oldfield Park01:31:00
Thornford00:02:00
Trowbridge01:03:00
Upwey00:37:00
Westbury00:56:00
Weymouth00:42:00
Yate02:16:00
Yeovil Pen Mill00:11:00

Nearest Airports

Bristol International Airport is 30.69 miles away Directions from Higher Kingston to Bristol International Airport
Bournemouth International Airport is 36.88 miles away Directions from Higher Kingston to Bournemouth International Airport
Exeter International Airport is 37.18 miles away Directions from Higher Kingston to Exeter International Airport
Cardiff International Airport is 43.72 miles away Directions from Higher Kingston to Cardiff International Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Bridgwater Ferry Terminal is 20.68 miles away

Directions from Higher Kingston to Bridgwater Ferry Terminal

Weymouth Ferry Terminal is 24.66 miles away

Directions from Higher Kingston to Weymouth Ferry Terminal

Weston-super-Mare Knightstone Harbour is 31.96 miles away

Directions from Higher Kingston to Weston-super-Mare Knightstone Harbour

Poole Ferry Terminal is 32.42 miles away

Directions from Higher Kingston to Poole Ferry Terminal

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Higher Kingston is approximately miles from the

Junction: M5 J24/A38 - 19 Miles Away

Directions from Higher Kingston to M5 J24/A38

Junction: M5 J25/A358 - 19.32 Miles Away

Directions from Higher Kingston to M5 J25/A358

Junction: M5 J23/A39 - 21.47 Miles Away

Directions from Higher Kingston to M5 J23/A39

Junction: M5 J22/A38/B3140 - 24.22 Miles Away

Directions from Higher Kingston to M5 J22/A38/B3140

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Yeovil Railway Centre
Railways
Distance: 1.75 (miles)
Directions from Higher Kingston to Yeovil Railway Centre
Attraction Name: Montacute House
Historic Properties
Distance: 3.47 (miles)
Directions from Higher Kingston to Montacute House
Attraction Name: Tintinhull Garden
Gardens
Distance: 3.85 (miles)
Directions from Higher Kingston to Tintinhull Garden
Attraction Name: Sandford Orcas Manor House
Historic Properties
Distance: 5.11 (miles)
Directions from Higher Kingston to Sandford Orcas Manor House