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Downhead Lane is a Street in the Somerset hamlet of Downhead .

The local council responsible for Downhead Lane is South Somerset District Council which is a District Council and the local parish council is West Camel Civil Parish.

Downhead Lane is located within the county of Somerset which is in the South West region of the UK. 113.7 miles West from the centre of London, 6.13 miles North from the centre of Yeovil, 20.97 miles East from the centre of Taunton and 23.32 miles North from the centre of Dorchester.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Downhead Lane

Sunrise07:44
Sunset18:04

Latest Weather Conditions for Downhead Lane

Observed at Weather Station:Yeovilton 1 January 1970 at 00:00 (1.82 miles away)
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Budget Hotels near Downhead

Budget Hotel NameDistance (Km)
1: Name:Travelodge Yeovil Podimore
Address:Podimore Services, A303 Roundabout, Nr. Yeovil BA22 8JG
Telephone:0871 984 6059 Learn More
4.37
2: Name:Travelodge Glastonbury
Address:A39 Wirral Park Rd, Glastonbury BA6 9XE
Telephone:0871 984 6339 Learn More
17.37
3: Name:Travelodge Wincanton
Address:Lawrence Hill, Wincanton BA9 8AB
Telephone:0871 984 6511 Learn More
22.53
4: Name:Travelodge Ilminster
Address:A303, Horton Cross, Ilminster TA19 9PT
Telephone:0871 984 6229 Learn More
36.77
5: Name:Travelodge Bridgwater M5
Address:Bridgewater Motorway Services, Huntworth Business Park, Huntworth Ln, Bridgwate, Bridgwater, TA6 6TS
Telephone:0871 984 6243 Learn More
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Frequently asked Questions for Downhead Lane

What Council (Local Authority) is Downhead Lane in?

Downhead Lane is located within the local authority area of South Somerset District Council which is a District Council.

What Parish Council is Downhead Lane in?

Downhead Lane is located within the area of West Camel Civil Parish.

What Electoral Ward is Downhead Lane in?

Downhead Lane is located within the ward of Camelot Ward.

What County is Downhead Lane in?

Downhead Lane is located within the ceremonial county of Somerset.

What Constituency is Downhead Lane in?

Downhead Lane is located within the constituency of Somerton and Frome Co Const.

What Region of the UK is Downhead Lane in?

Downhead Lane is located within the South West region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Downhead Lane in?

Downhead Lane is located within the Somerset County Council area.

What Police Force area is Downhead Lane in?

Downhead Lane is located within the Avon and Somerset Constabulary Police area.

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Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01029165
Ons Area Name:South Somerset 006B
Average Age : 48.78
Population: 1217.00
Male Population: 613.00 (50.37%)
Female Population: 604.00 (49.63%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 4 (0.33%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data

Location Details

Downhead Lane
Latitude51.029492
Longitude-2.621117
OS Easting (X):356448
OS Northing (Y):125812
OS Grid Reference:ST564258

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Downhead Lane

OS Landranger Map Number: 183
OS Landranger Map Name: Yeovil & Frome -
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Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Area Code: 01935 - Yeovil
Area Code: 01458 - Glastonbury
Local Council Details

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of South Somerset District
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Council Offices
Brympton Way
Yeovil
Somerset
BA20 2HT
Send email
Telephone Number: 01935 462 462
Details for the Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Somerton and Frome
The Member of Parliament is David Warburton
Details for the MP David Warburton on parliament.uk
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In the 2017 General Election David Warburton won with a majority of 22906 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 84437
Wards, Parishes and County Councils
Ward: Camelot Ward
Parish: West Camel CP
Ceremonial County: Somerset
County Council: Somerset County Council
Policing for Downhead Lane

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force: Avon And Somerset Constabulary
Find a Local Neighbourhood Watch Scheme

Team for Wincanton Rural South beat.

Telephone: 101
Hotels Near Downhead Lane

Hotels, Guest Houses, Bed & Breakfasts and Places to Stay Near Downhead Lane

The Walnut Tree - west-camel
Star Rating:3 Stars
The Walnut Tree
In a beautiful, peaceful location, only 0.8 km from the A303, this charming family-run hotel prides itself on its reputation for quality food and luxurious bedrooms. Although only 0.
Address:Fore Street, West Camel, BA22 7QW, Yeovil
Number of Rooms:13
Lowest Price Room:£65
Highest Price Room:£1110
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River Garden - west-camel
Star Rating:4 Stars
River Garden
Set 6 miles from Yeovil, River Garden features B&B accommodation with garden and terrace. Free WiFi is available in all areas, and free private parking is also possible on site.
Address:Parsons Pightle, Back Street, West Camel, BA22 7QF, Yeovil
Number of Rooms:2
Lowest Price Room:£85
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Cary Fitzpaine House - babcary
Star Rating:4 Stars
Cary Fitzpaine House
Set in a Georgian manor farmhouse on 500 acres of arable farm, in Yeovil, Cary Fitzpaine House offers bed and breakfast accommodation, en suite guestrooms and free Wi-Fi throughout. Free private parking is possible on site.
Address:Cary Fitzpaine Farmhouse, BA22 8JB, Yeovil
Number of Rooms:4
Lowest Price Room:£50
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The Old Stables - babcary
The Old Stables is a holiday home is situated in Babcary and is 44 km from Bath. It provides free private parking. The kitchen has an oven. Towels and bed linen are offered at The Old Stables. There is a private bathroom with a bath or shower.
Address:, BA22, Cary Fitzpaine
Number of Rooms:1
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Mildmay Arms - queen-camel
Mildmay Arms
Offering a restaurant, bar, and a terrace, Mildmay Arms is located in Queen Camel. With free WiFi access and free on-site parking, the property is just 25 miles from Bridgwater.
Address:High Street, Queen Camel, BA22 7NJ, Queen Camel
Number of Rooms:3
Lowest Price Room:£55
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The Copse - babcary
The Copse is a holiday home set in Babcary, 41 km from Bath. The property is 44 km from Bristol and free private parking is available. The unit equipped with a kitchen with a dishwasher and oven.
Address:, TA11, Babcary Somerton
Number of Rooms:1
Lowest Price Room:£82.333333
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Holland Cottage - sparkford
Holland Cottage
Set in Sparkford, this holiday home is located 43 km from Bath. The unit is 48 km from Bristol. There is a dining area and a kitchen. A TV and DVD player is available. There is a private bathroom with a bath or shower.
Address:, BA22, Queen Camel Yeovil
Number of Rooms:1
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The Church Byres - south-barrow
The Church Byres
The Church Byres is set in South Barrow, 40 km from Bath and 45 km from Bristol. The rooms include a flat-screen TV. Some rooms have a seating area for your convenience. You will find a kettle in the room. Each room has a private bathroom.
Address:The Church Byres, South Barrow, BA22 7LN, Yeovil
Number of Rooms:2
Lowest Price Room:£120
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Car Parks

Nearest Car Parks

Lytes Cary Manor Car Park
Ilchester Road, Kingsdon, Somerset
Kingsdon
TA11 7HU
Distance: 5.17 km (click for directions)
Free parking
Telephone: 01458224471
Operated by: National Trust
Main Street Car Park
Mudford Hill, Mudford, Somerset
Mudford
BA21 5TF
Distance: 6.14 km (click for directions)
Free parking. Maximum stay 12 hours
Telephone: 08453371000
Operated by: South Somerset District Council
Limington Road Car Park
Limington Road, Ilchester, Somerset
Ilchester
BA22 8LX
Distance: 7.46 km (click for directions)
Free parking. Maximum stay 24 hours
Telephone: 08453371000
Operated by: South Somerset District Council
Goldcroft Car Park
Goldcroft, Yeovil, Somerset
Yeovil
BA21 4DH
Distance: 9.38 km (click for directions)
Minimum payment - all day charge. Closed on Sunday. Charges apply from 7am - 11pm. Voucher discount scheme operates for Blue Badge holders - see website. Season ticket availability: £160 per quarter
Telephone: 08453371000
Operated by: South Somerset District Council
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Yeovil District Hospital
Address: Higher Kingston, Yeovil, BA21 4AT,
NHS Sector
Yeovil District Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01935 475122
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Distance: 9.4 (km)
Directions from Downhead Lane 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: 11.35 (km)
Directions from Downhead Lane to Yeatman Hospital
Wincanton Community Hospital
Address: Dancing Lane,
NHS Sector
Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01963 828444
Distance: 14.55 (km)
Directions from Downhead Lane to Wincanton Community Hospital
Glastonbury Dental Access Centre
Address: 1 Wells Road, Glastonbury, BA6 9DD,
Independent Sector
Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Distance: 14.72 (km)
Directions from Downhead Lane to Glastonbury Dental Access Centre
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Heron Dental Centre
Address: Ilchester, Yeovil, Somerset, BA22 8HT
Distance: 2.66 (km)
Directions from Downhead Lane to Heron Dental Centre
Church Street Dental Surgery
Address: Church Street Dental Surgery, 17 Church Street, Ilchester, Yeovil, Somerset, BA22 8LN
Distance: 5.27 (km)
Directions from Downhead Lane to Church Street Dental Surgery
Apex Dental Group
Address: Apex Dental Group, Hope Cottage, Broad Street, Somerton, Somerset, TA11 7ND
Distance: 7.96 (km)
Directions from Downhead Lane to Apex Dental Group
The Lyde Dental Practice
Address: The Lyde Dental Practice, 13 Rosebery Avenue, Yeovil, Somerset, BA21 5LL
Distance: 8.91 (km)
Directions from Downhead Lane to The Lyde Dental Practice
Nearest Schools

Nearest Schools

Countess Gytha Primary School
Distance: 3.16 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 156
Address: West Camel Road, Queen Camel, BA22 7LT
Telephone: 01935850345
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Downhead Lane to Countess Gytha Primary School
Charlton Mackrell CofE Primary School
Distance: 4.41 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Controlled School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 79
Address: Bonfire Lane, Charlton Mackrell, TA11 7BN
Telephone: 01458223329
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Downhead Lane to Charlton Mackrell CofE Primary School
Keinton Mandeville Primary School
Distance: 5.11 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 142
Address: Chistles Lane, Keinton Mandeville, TA11 6ES
Telephone: 01458223452
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Downhead Lane to Keinton Mandeville Primary School
Ilchester Community School
Distance: 5.35 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 260
Address: Somerton Road, Ilchester, BA22 8JL
Telephone: 01935840568
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Downhead Lane to Ilchester Community School
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Heron Medical Centre
Address: Yeovilton, Yeovil, Somerset, BA22 8HT
Distance: 2.66 (km)
Directions from Downhead Lane to Heron Medical Centre
Queen Camel Medical Centre
Address: West Camel Road, Queen Camel, Yeovil, Somerset, BA22 7LT
Telephone: 01935 850225
Distance: 3.16 (km)
Directions from Downhead Lane to Queen Camel Medical Centre
Ilchester Surgery, Ilchester
Address: Ilchester Surgery, 17 Church Street, Ilchester, Somerset, BA22 8LN
Telephone: 01935 840207
Distance: 5.27 (km)
Directions from Downhead Lane to Ilchester Surgery, Ilchester
Buttercross Health Centre
Address: Behind Berry, Somerton, Somerset, TA11 7PB
Telephone: 01458 272473
Distance: 8.21 (km)
Directions from Downhead Lane to Buttercross Health Centre
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Somerton Library
Coxs yard, Somerton, TA117PR
Telephone: 0845 345 9177
Distance: 8.12 Kilometres
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Directions from Downhead Lane to Somerton Library
Sunningdale Library
Monmouth Hall, Yeovil, BA215NP
Telephone:
Distance: 8.48 Kilometres
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Directions from Downhead Lane to Sunningdale Library
Yeovil Library
King George Street, Yeovil, BA201PY
Telephone:
Distance: 9.88 Kilometres
Visit Website
Directions from Downhead Lane to Yeovil Library
Castle Cary Library
Bailey Hill, Castle Cary, BA77AA
Telephone: 0845 345 9177
Distance: 10.04 Kilometres
Visit Website
Directions from Downhead Lane to Castle Cary Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Nearest Rail Stations

Yeovil Pen Mill Station is 9.46 Kilometers away

Directions from Downhead Lane to Yeovil Pen Mill Rail Station

Yeovil Pen Mill station is operated by Great Western Railway in the Yeovil area on the Castle Cary - Dorchester stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Andover • Ashchurch • Avoncliff • Basingstoke • Bath Spa • Bedminster • Bradford-On-Avon • Bristol Parkway • Bristol Temple Meads • Bruton • Cam & Dursley • Castle Cary • Cheltenham Spa • Chetnole • Clapham Junction • Dorchester West • Filton Abbey Wood • Freshford • Frome • Gillingham (Dorset) • Gloucester • Grateley • Great Malvern • Keynsham • Lawrence Hill • Maiden Newton • Malvern Link • Nailsea & Backwell • Oldfield Park • Overton • Salisbury • Sherborne • Stapleton Road • Templecombe • Thornford • Tisbury • Trowbridge • Upwey • Warminster • Waterloo • Westbury • Weston Milton • Weston-Super-Mare • Weymouth • Whitchurch (Hampshire) • Woking • Worcester Foregate Street • Worcester Shrub Hill • Worle • Yate • Yatton • Yeovil Junction • Yetminster

Thornford Station is 13.54 Kilometers away

Directions from Downhead Lane to Thornford Rail Station

Thornford station is operated by Great Western Railway in the West Dorset area on the Castle Cary - Dorchester stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Ashchurch • Avoncliff • Bath Spa • Bedminster • Bradford-On-Avon • Bristol Parkway • Bristol Temple Meads • Bruton • Cam & Dursley • Castle Cary • Cheltenham Spa • Chetnole • Dorchester West • Filton Abbey Wood • Freshford • Frome • Gloucester • Great Malvern • Keynsham • Lawrence Hill • Maiden Newton • Malvern Link • Nailsea & Backwell • Oldfield Park • Stapleton Road • Trowbridge • Upwey • Westbury • Weston Milton • Weston-Super-Mare • Weymouth • Worcester Foregate Street • Worcester Shrub Hill • Worle • Yate • Yatton • Yeovil Pen Mill • Yetminster

Yetminster Station is 15.22 Kilometers away

Directions from Downhead Lane to Yetminster Rail Station

Yetminster station is operated by Great Western Railway in the West Dorset area on the Castle Cary - Dorchester stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Ashchurch • Avoncliff • Bath Spa • Bedminster • Bradford-On-Avon • Bristol Parkway • Bristol Temple Meads • Bruton • Cam & Dursley • Castle Cary • Cheltenham Spa • Chetnole • Dorchester West • Filton Abbey Wood • Freshford • Frome • Gloucester • Great Malvern • Keynsham • Lawrence Hill • Maiden Newton • Malvern Link • Nailsea & Backwell • Oldfield Park • Stapleton Road • Thornford • Trowbridge • Upwey • Westbury • Weston Milton • Weston-Super-Mare • Weymouth • Worcester Foregate Street • Worcester Shrub Hill • Worle • Yate • Yatton • Yeovil Pen Mill

Chetnole Station is 18.44 Kilometers away

Directions from Downhead Lane to Chetnole Rail Station

Chetnole station is operated by Great Western Railway in the West Dorset area on the Castle Cary - Dorchester stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Ashchurch • Avoncliff • Bath Spa • Bedminster • Bradford-On-Avon • Bristol Parkway • Bristol Temple Meads • Bruton • Cam & Dursley • Castle Cary • Cheltenham Spa • Dorchester West • Filton Abbey Wood • Freshford • Frome • Gloucester • Great Malvern • Keynsham • Lawrence Hill • Maiden Newton • Malvern Link • Nailsea & Backwell • Oldfield Park • Stapleton Road • Thornford • Trowbridge • Upwey • Westbury • Weston Milton • Weston-Super-Mare • Weymouth • Worcester Foregate Street • Worcester Shrub Hill • Worle • Yate • Yatton • Yeovil Pen Mill • Yetminster

Nearest Airports

Nearest Airports

Bristol International Airport is 40.18 Kilometers away Directions from Downhead Lane to Bristol International Airport
Bournemouth International Airport is 61.97 Kilometers away Directions from Downhead Lane to Bournemouth International Airport
Cardiff International Airport is 64.63 Kilometers away Directions from Downhead Lane to Cardiff International Airport
Exeter International Airport is 64.88 Kilometers away Directions from Downhead Lane to Exeter International Airport
Nearest Ferry Services

Nearest Ferry Services

Bridgwater Ferry Terminal is 28.8 Kilometers away

Directions from Downhead Lane to Bridgwater Ferry Terminal

Weston-super-Mare Knightstone Harbour is 43.95 Kilometers away

Directions from Downhead Lane to Weston-super-Mare Knightstone Harbour

The Cottage Ferry Landing is 46.37 Kilometers away

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Nova Scotia Ferry Landing is 46.43 Kilometers away

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Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Downhead Lane is approximately 0.54 miles from the A303

Junction: M5 J24/A38 - 27.25 Km Away

Directions from Downhead Lane to M5 J24/A38

Junction: M5 J23/A39 - 29.39 Km Away

Directions from Downhead Lane to M5 J23/A39

Junction: M5 J25/A358 - 30.96 Km Away

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Junction: M5 J22/A38/B3140 - 32.26 Km Away

Directions from Downhead Lane to M5 J22/A38/B3140

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Co-op
Formerly Fleur De Lys, Mudford Road, Yeovil, Somerset, BA21 4NP
Distance: 7.97 Kilometres
Directions from Downhead Lane to Co-op
Williams Supermarket
Unit 1, Brunel Shopping Centre, West Street, Somerton, Somerset, TA11 7PY
Distance: 8.09 Kilometres
Directions from Downhead Lane to Williams Supermarket
Tesco
Unit 1, Brunel Shopping Centre, West Street, Somerton, Somerset, TA11 7PY2 Cavalier Way, Yeovil, Somerset, BA21 5UB
Distance: 8.16 Kilometres
Directions from Downhead Lane to Tesco
Co-op
Formerly The Green Dragon, St Michaels Avenue, Yeovil, Somerset, BA21 4LX
Distance: 8.67 Kilometres
Directions from Downhead Lane to Co-op
Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Lytes Cary Manor
Historic Properties
Distance: 3.32 (km)
Directions from Downhead Lane to Lytes Cary Manor
Attraction Name: Haynes International Motor Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 4.49 (km)
Directions from Downhead Lane to Haynes International Motor Museum
Attraction Name: Sandford Orcas Manor House
Historic Properties
Distance: 7.42 (km)
Directions from Downhead Lane to Sandford Orcas Manor House
Attraction Name: Tintinhull Garden
Gardens
Distance: 8.66 (km)
Directions from Downhead Lane to Tintinhull Garden