Blackford Hollow near Blackford

Blackford Hollow is a Street near the Somerset village of Blackford and measures approximately 341 metres long.

There is only one street named Blackford Hollow making it unique in Great Britain.

Blackford Hollow is governed by South Somerset District Council Council and the local parish council is Compton Pauncefoot.

Blackford Hollow is located within the county of Somerset which is in the South West (England) region of the UK. 108.15 miles West from the centre of London, 8.96 miles North East from the centre of Yeovil, 22.43 miles North from the centre of Dorchester and 23.15 miles South West from the centre of Trowbridge.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Blackford Hollow

Sunrise05:32
Sunset18:50

Latest Weather Conditions for Blackford Hollow

Observed at Weather Station:Yeovilton 6 April 2020 at 15:00 (6.81 miles away)
Current Weather:Sunny day
Temperature and Humidity:12.6°C (67.0%)
Wind Direction and Speed:NW (8 mph)
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Budget Hotels near Blackford Hollow Blackford

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Travelodge Wincanton
Address:Lawrence Hill, Wincanton, BA9 8AB
Telephone:0871 984 6511 Learn More
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2: Name:Travelodge Yeovil Podimore
Address:Podimore Services, A303 Roundabout, Nr. Yeovil, BA22 8JG
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5: Name:Travelodge Glastonbury
Address:A39 Wirral Park Rd, Glastonbury, BA6 9XE
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Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force: Avon And Somerset
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Frequently asked Questions for Blackford Hollow

What Council (Local Authority) is Blackford Hollow in?

Blackford Hollow is located within the local authority area of South Somerset District Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Blackford Hollow in?

Blackford Hollow is located within the area of Compton Pauncefoot Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is Blackford Hollow in?

Blackford Hollow is located within the ward of Blackmoor Vale.

What County is Blackford Hollow in?

Blackford Hollow is located within the ceremonial county of Somerset.

What Constituency is Blackford Hollow in?

Blackford Hollow is located within the constituency of Somerton and Frome.

What Region of the UK is Blackford Hollow in?

Blackford Hollow is located within the South West (England) region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Blackford Hollow in?

Blackford Hollow is located within the Somerset Council area.

What Police Force area is Blackford Hollow in?

Blackford Hollow is located within the Avon and Somerset Police area.

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Map showing the location of Blackford Hollow

Location Details

Blackford Hollow
Latitude51.035817
Longitude-2.490609
OS Easting (X):365604
OS Northing (Y):126447
OS Grid Reference:ST656264

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Blackford Hollow

Nearby Roads

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00148510
ONS Area NameEstablished Farming Communities
Average Age51.32
Area Population1785.00
Male Population886.00 (50%)
Female Population899.00 (50%)
Benefit Claimants3 (0%)
LSOA Code:E01029155
LSOA Name:South Somerset 005A
SOA Code:2a
SOA Name:Ageing rural neighbourhoods
MSOA Code:E02006079
MSOA Name:South Somerset 005

Nearest Supermarkets

Morrisons Wincanton
Southgate Road, Wincanton BA9 9RP
01963 32760
Distance: 3.34 Miles
Directions from Blackford Hollow to Morrisons Wincanton
Waitrose Sherborne
Cheap Street, Sherborne, Dorset, DT9 3BA
01935389490
Distance: 6.06 Miles
Directions from Blackford Hollow to Waitrose Sherborne
Sainsburys Sherborne
Ludborne Road, Sherborne, England, DT9 3ND
01935 816486
Distance: 6.33 Miles
Directions from Blackford Hollow to Sainsburys Sherborne
Tesco Cavalier Way Express
2 Cavalier Way, Yeovil, BA21 5UB
0345 610 6716
Distance: 7.59 Miles
Directions from Blackford Hollow to Tesco Cavalier Way Express

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01963 - Wincanton
Area Code: 01935 - Yeovil

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 David Warburton
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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: Blackmoor Vale Ward
Parish: Compton Pauncefoot Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Somerset
County Council: Somerset Council

Nearest Car Parks

Milbrook Gardens Car Park
Milbrook Gardens, Castle Cary, Somerset
Castle Cary
BA7 7EE
Distance: 6.44 km (click for directions)
Free parking. Maximum stay 24 hours.
Telephone: 08453371000
Operated by: South Somerset District Council
Catherines Close Car Park
Catherines Close, Castle Cary, Somerset
Castle Cary
BA7 7HP
Distance: 6.67 km (click for directions)
Free parking. Maximum stay 12 hours
Telephone: 08453371000
Operated by: South Somerset District Council
Castle Cary Station Car Park
Station Wharf, Castle Cary, Somerset
Castle Cary
BA7 7PE
Distance: 8.00 km (click for directions)
Open 24 hours. Cash and card payment. Accessible spaces available. Discounts apply if paid by phone.
Operated by: Apcoa Parking (UK) Ltd
Town Hall Car Park
East Street, Milborne Port, Somerset
Milborne Port
DT9 5DG
Distance: 8.44 km (click for directions)
Free parking. Maximum stay 12 hours
Telephone: 08453371000
Operated by: South Somerset District Council

Nearest Schools

North Cadbury Church of England Primary School
Distance: 1.57 Kilometres
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 4 Inadequate ( Inspected 26/02/2018)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Address: North Cadbury Church of England Primary School, Cary Road, North Cadbury, BA22 7DE
Head: Mrs Lisa Thompson ()
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Blackford Hollow to North Cadbury Church of England Primary School
Marchant Holliday School
Distance: 2.04 Kilometres
Ofsted Score: 4 Inadequate ( Inspected )
Number of Pupils: 48
Address: Marchant Holliday School, North Cheriton, BA8 0AH
Head: Mr Danny Kitts (Headteacher)
Telephone: 0196333234
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Blackford Hollow to Marchant Holliday School
Charlton Horethorne Church of England Primary School
Distance: 2.15 Kilometres
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 31/05/2012)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Address: Charlton Horethorne Church of England Primary School, Charlton Horethorne, DT9 4NL
Head: Mr Phillip Sales (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Blackford Hollow to Charlton Horethorne Church of England Primary School
Horsington Church School
Distance: 2.87 Kilometres
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 04/06/2015)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 96
Address: Horsington Church School, Horsington, BA8 0BW
Head: Mrs Mary Alexander (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Blackford Hollow to Horsington Church School

Nearest Hospitals

Wincanton Community Hospital
Address: Dancing Lane,
NHS Sector
Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01963 828444
Distance: 5.67 (km)
Directions from Blackford Hollow to Wincanton Community Hospital
Yeatman Hospital
Address: Hospital Lane, Sherborne, DT9 3JU,
NHS Sector
Dorset Healthcare University NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01935 813991
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 9.79 (km)
Directions from Blackford Hollow to Yeatman Hospital
Yeovil District Hospital
Address: Higher Kingston, Yeovil, BA21 4AT,
NHS Sector
Yeovil District Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01935 475122
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 14.2 (km)
Directions from Blackford Hollow to Yeovil District 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: 17.83 (km)
Directions from Blackford Hollow to Shepton Mallet NHS Treatment Centre

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Blackford Hollow

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Blackford Hollow
3.69 Dental Surgery 7a Church Street BA9 9AA
3.82 Bramcote Dental Surgery Woodcock Street BA7 7BJ
3.87 Wincanton Dental Practice 56 High Street BA9 9JF
3.87 G S Worrall And Associates 56 High Street BA9 9JF
3.87 The Wincanton Smile Centre 28 High Street BA9 9JF

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Blackford Hollow

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near
3.27 Wincanton Health Centre Dykes Way BA9 9FQ tel:01963 435700
3.76 Millbrook Surgery, Castle Cary Millbrook Gardens BA7 7EE tel:01963 350210
3.98 Dr Gaymer, M Port/templecombe Rock House, Station Road BA8 0JR tel:01963 370224
4.05 Queen Camel Medical Centre West Camel Road, Queen Camel BA22 7LT tel:01935 850225
4.78 Milborne Port Surgery Gainsborough, Milbourne Port DT9 5FH tel:01963 250334

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Blackford Hollow

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near
3.27 Your Local Boots Pharmacy Wincanton Health Centre, Dykes Way BA9 9FQ tel:01963 33235
3.79 Your Local Boots Pharmacy Fore Street BA7 7BG tel:01963 350263
3.85 Your Local Boots Pharmacy 31 High Street BA9 9JU tel:01963 32205
4.98 Milborne Port Pharmacy Limited 10 High Street, Milborne Port DT9 5AG tel:01963 250259
5.48 Bruton Pharmacy 19 High Street BA10 0AH tel:01749 812342

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Blackford Hollow

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Blackford Hollow
3.73 Sarah Gibson Optometrist Commerce House, Market Place BA9 9LP
3.75 Robert Frith Optometrists Ltd (wincanton) 16 Market Place BA9 9LA
3.79 Robert Frith Optometrists Ltd (castle Cary) Fore Street BA7 7BG
6.12 Vision Express (sherbourne) 57 Cheap Street DT9 3AX
6.19 Scrivens Opticians (sherborne) 62 Cheap Street DT9 3BJ

Nearest Libraries

Wincanton Library
Carrington Way, Wincanton, BA99JS
Telephone: 0845 345 9177
Distance: 6.16 Kilometres
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Directions from Blackford Hollow to Wincanton Library
Castle Cary Library
Bailey Hill, Castle Cary, BA77AA
Telephone: 0845 345 9177
Distance: 6.22 Kilometres
Visit Website
Directions from Blackford Hollow to Castle Cary Library
Milborne Port Library
Cross Cottage, North Street, Milborne Port, DT95ET
Telephone: 0845 345 9177
Distance: 7.99 Kilometres
Visit Website
Directions from Blackford Hollow to Milborne Port Library
Bruton Library
High Street, Bruton, BA100EQ
Telephone:
Distance: 8.91 Kilometres
Visit Website
Directions from Blackford Hollow to Bruton Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Templecombe Station is 3.97 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 Blackford Hollow 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

Castle Cary Station is 4.63 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 Blackford Hollow 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

Bruton Station is 5.56 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 Blackford Hollow 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

Sherborne Station is 6.41 miles away.

Address: Sherborne station, South Street, Sherborne, Dorset, DT9 3NB

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

Sherborne Station is staffed on a full time basis.

Directions from Blackford Hollow to Sherborne Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Andover01:07:00
Axminster00:31:00
Basingstoke01:29:00
Clapham Junction02:09:00
Cranbrook (Devon)00:58:00
Crewkerne00:17:00
Exeter Central01:08:00
Exeter St David's01:11:00
Feniton00:50:00
Gillingham (Dorset)00:16:00
Grateley01:01:00
Honiton00:44:00
London Waterloo02:19:00
Overton01:23:00
Pinhoe01:02:00
Salisbury00:48:00
Templecombe00:08:00
Tisbury00:26:00
Whimple00:54:00
Whitchurch (Hampshire)01:17:00
Woking01:49:00
Yeovil Junction00:07:00

Nearest Airports

Bristol International Airport is 41.89 Kilometres away Directions from Blackford Hollow to Bristol International Airport
Bournemouth International Airport is 54.34 Kilometres away Directions from Blackford Hollow to Bournemouth International Airport
Cardiff International Airport is 71.48 Kilometres away Directions from Blackford Hollow to Cardiff International Airport
Exeter International Airport is 73.21 Kilometres away Directions from Blackford Hollow to Exeter International Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Bridgwater Ferry Terminal is 36.97 Kilometres away

Directions from Blackford Hollow to Bridgwater Ferry Terminal

Prince Street Bridge Ferry Landing is 46.43 Kilometres away

Directions from Blackford Hollow to Prince Street Bridge Ferry Landing

Millennium Square Ferry Landing is 46.48 Kilometres away

Directions from Blackford Hollow to Millennium Square Ferry Landing

The Cottage Ferry Landing is 46.5 Kilometres away

Directions from Blackford Hollow to The Cottage Ferry Landing

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Blackford Hollow is approximately 0.15 miles from the A303

Junction: M5 J21/A370 - 45.55 Km Away

Directions from Blackford Hollow to M5 J21/A370

Junction: M32 J3/A4320/B4051 - 48.13 Km Away

Directions from Blackford Hollow to M32 J3/A4320/B4051

Junction: M32 J2/A432/B4058/B4469 - 49.03 Km Away

Directions from Blackford Hollow to M32 J2/A432/B4058/B4469

Junction: M5 J20/B3133 - 50.26 Km Away

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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Haynes International Motor Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 4.84 (km)
Directions from Blackford Hollow to Haynes International Motor Museum
Attraction Name: Sandford Orcas Manor House
Historic Properties
Distance: 6.34 (km)
Directions from Blackford Hollow to Sandford Orcas Manor House
Attraction Name: Sherborne Old Castle
Historic Properties
Distance: 9.63 (km)
Directions from Blackford Hollow to Sherborne Old Castle
Attraction Name: Lytes Cary Manor
Historic Properties
Distance: 12.34 (km)
Directions from Blackford Hollow to Lytes Cary Manor