Orchard Close in Sparkford

Orchard Close is a Street in the Somerset village of Sparkford and measures approximately 44 metres long.

The average house in Orchard Close sells for £328,666.67

There are 557 other streets named Orchard Close in Great Britain.

Orchard Close is governed by South Somerset District Council Council and the local parish council is Sparkford.

Average House Prices for Orchard Close
YearSalesAverage House Price
20191£285,000.
20181£310,000.
20171£367,500.
20163£324,333.
20153£340,833.

Orchard Close has the postcodes of BA22 7JU and BA22 7NY.

Orchard Close is located within the county of Somerset which is in the South West (England) region of the UK. 111.16 miles West from the centre of London, 7.03 miles North East from the centre of Yeovil, 22.76 miles North from the centre of Dorchester and 23.57 miles East from the centre of Taunton.

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Crime:crime for Orchard CloseStreet Crime within the red circle around Orchard Close (December 2019 to March 2020)
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Walking DistancesBlue Circle = 5 Minutes Walk (400 metres)
Green Circle = 10 Minutes Walk (800 metres)

What's in a Name? What does Orchard Close Mean?

A cul-de-sac named after an orchard. Often on the site of the houses.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Orchard Close

Sunrise05:02
Sunset21:11

We have found postcodes for Orchard Close.

BA22 7JU
BA22 7NY

Latest Weather Conditions for Orchard Close

Observed at Weather Station:Yeovilton 29 May 2020 at 02:00 (3.88 miles away)
Current Weather:Clear night
Temperature and Humidity:10.8°C (61.3%)
Wind Direction and Speed:NNE (1 mph)

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Budget Hotels near Orchard Close Sparkford

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Travelodge Yeovil Podimore
Address:Podimore Services, A303 Roundabout, Nr. Yeovil, BA22 8JG
Telephone:0871 984 6059 Learn More
4.33
2: Name:Travelodge Wincanton
Address:Lawrence Hill, Wincanton, BA9 8AB
Telephone:0871 984 6511 Learn More
6.27
3: Name:Premier Inn Yeovil Town Centre
Address:Key Market House
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6.92
4: Name:Premier Inn Yeovil Airfield
Address:1 Alvington Lane
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7.88
5: Name:Travelodge Glastonbury
Address:A39 Wirral Park Rd, Glastonbury, BA6 9XE
Telephone:0871 984 6339 Learn More
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Buying a House in Orchard Close? View our Mortgage Examples

Mortgage Calculator for the Lowest Priced Property on Orchard Close
Total Price of Property£245,000
Minimum Deposit£12,250.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£714.58
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£1,226.53
Mortgage Calculator for the Highest Priced Property on Orchard Close
Total Price of Property£437,500
Minimum Deposit£21,875.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£1,276.04
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£2,190.23
Mortgage Calculator for the Average Priced Property on Orchard Close
Total Price of Property£328,667
Minimum Deposit£16,433.33
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£958.61
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£1,645.38
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Neighbourhood Policing

Elevation

The Central point of Orchard Close is approximately 43 Metres above sea level

Frequently asked Questions for Orchard Close

What Council (Local Authority) is Orchard Close in?

Orchard Close is located within the local authority area of South Somerset District Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Orchard Close in?

Orchard Close is located within the area of Sparkford Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is Orchard Close in?

Orchard Close is located within the ward of Camelot.

What County is Orchard Close in?

Orchard Close is located within the ceremonial county of Somerset.

What Constituency is Orchard Close in?

Orchard Close is located within the constituency of Somerton and Frome.

What Region of the UK is Orchard Close in?

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

What County Council area is Orchard Close in?

Orchard Close is located within the Somerset Council area.

What Police Force area is Orchard Close in?

Orchard Close is located within the Avon and Somerset Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for Orchard Close

Orchard Close, Yeovil, Queen Camel, BA22 7NY, Orchard Close, Yeovil, Sparkford, BA22 7JU,

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Location Details

Orchard Close
Latitude51.032751
Longitude-2.561487
OS Easting (X):360632
OS Northing (Y):126141
OS Grid Reference:ST606261

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Orchard Close

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00148565
ONS Area NameAgeing Rural Flat Tenants
Average Age44.00
Area Population1525.00
Male Population748.00 (49%)
Female Population777.00 (51%)
Benefit Claimants6 (0%)
LSOA Code:E01029164
LSOA Name:South Somerset 006A
SOA Code:2a
SOA Name:Ageing rural neighbourhoods
MSOA Code:E02006080
MSOA Name:South Somerset 006

Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Cavalier Way Express
2 Cavalier Way, Yeovil, BA21 5UB
0345 610 6716
Distance: 5.7 Miles
Directions from Orchard Close to Tesco Cavalier Way Express
Waitrose Sherborne
Cheap Street, Sherborne, Dorset, DT9 3BA
01935389490
Distance: 6.06 Miles
Directions from Orchard Close to Waitrose Sherborne
Morrisons Wincanton
Southgate Road, Wincanton BA9 9RP
01963 32760
Distance: 6.38 Miles
Directions from Orchard Close to Morrisons Wincanton
Sainsburys Sherborne
Ludborne Road, Sherborne, England, DT9 3ND
01935 816486
Distance: 6.42 Miles
Directions from Orchard Close to Sainsburys Sherborne

 Telephone Information

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

 Broadband Information

Speed Average Speed Median Speed Maximum Speed Next-generation access (NGA) Number of Connections
Greater than 2 Mbps 4.8 4.8 6.7 N 4

 Recent House Sales in Orchard Close

Address1 Orchard Close, , Somerset, BA22 7NY.
Sale DateThu 06 Jun 2019
Sale Price£285,000
Type of PropertyDetached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address2 Orchard Close, , Somerset, BA22 7NY.
Sale DateFri 16 Mar 2018
Sale Price£310,000
Type of PropertyDetached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address16 Orchard Close, , Somerset, BA22 7NY.
Sale DateWed 10 May 2017
Sale Price£367,500
Type of PropertyDetached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address1 Orchard Close, , Somerset, BA22 7NY.
Sale DateThu 08 Dec 2016
Sale Price£293,000
Type of PropertyDetached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address4 Orchard Close, , Somerset, BA22 7NY.
Sale DateMon 07 Nov 2016
Sale Price£295,000
Type of PropertyDetached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address1 Orchard Close, , Somerset, BA22 7JU.
Sale DateFri 26 Feb 2016
Sale Price£385,000
Type of PropertyDetached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address2 Orchard Close, , Somerset, BA22 7JU.
Sale DateFri 25 Sep 2015
Sale Price£340,000
Type of PropertyDetached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address1 Orchard Close, , Somerset, BA22 7NY.
Sale DateMon 01 Jun 2015
Sale Price£245,000
Type of PropertyDetached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address4 Orchard Close, , Somerset, BA22 7JU.
Sale DateThu 20 Aug 2015
Sale Price£437,500
Type of PropertyDetached
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 David Warburton
Details for the MP David Warburton on parliament.uk
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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: Camelot Ward
Parish: Sparkford 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: 4.28 km (click for directions)
Free parking. Maximum stay 24 hours.
Telephone: 08453371000
Operated by: South Somerset District Council
Main Street Car Park
Mudford Hill, Mudford, Somerset
Mudford
BA21 5TF
Distance: 4.43 km (click for directions)
Free parking. Maximum stay 12 hours
Telephone: 08453371000
Operated by: South Somerset District Council
Catherines Close Car Park
Catherines Close, Castle Cary, Somerset
Castle Cary
BA7 7HP
Distance: 4.56 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: 4.93 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

Nearest Schools

Hazlegrove Preparatory School
Distance: 0.73 Miles
Number of Pupils: 374
Address: Hazlegrove Preparatory School, Hazlegrove House, Sparkford, BA22 7JA
Head: Mr Mark White (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Orchard Close to Hazlegrove Preparatory School
Countess Gytha Primary School
Distance: 1.29 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected 11/09/2017)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Address: Countess Gytha Primary School, West Camel Road, Queen Camel, BA22 7FF
Head: Mrs Lisa Goodland (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Orchard Close to Countess Gytha Primary School
North Cadbury Church of England Primary School
Distance: 1.95 Miles
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 Orchard Close to North Cadbury Church of England Primary School
The Park School
Distance: 3.38 Miles
Ofsted Score: 4 Inadequate ( Inspected )
Number of Pupils: 166
Address: The Park School, Chilton Cantelo, BA22 8BE
Head: Mrs Jane Huntington (Head)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Orchard Close to The Park School

Nearest Hospitals

Yeatman Hospital
Address: Hospital Lane, Sherborne, DT9 3JU,
NHS Sector
Dorset Healthcare University NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01935 813991
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 6.02 (miles)
Directions from Orchard Close to Yeatman Hospital
Wincanton Community Hospital
Address: Dancing Lane, Wincanton, BA9 9DQ,
NHS Sector
Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01963 828444
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 6.48 (miles)
Directions from Orchard Close to Wincanton Community 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: 6.86 (miles)
Directions from Orchard Close to Yeovil District Hospital
West Mendip Community Hospital
Address: Old Wells Road, Glastonbury, BA6 8JD,
NHS Sector
Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01458 836450
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 10.66 (miles)
Directions from Orchard Close to West Mendip Community Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Orchard Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Orchard Close
3.98 Heron Dental Centre Ilchester BA22 8HT
4.38 Bramcote Dental Surgery Woodcock Street BA7 7BJ
6.08 Brooklyn House Dental Practice 26 Cheap Street DT9 3PX
6.08 Sherborne Dental Centre Yeatman Hospital, Hospital Lane DT9 3JF
6.27 Market View Dental Care 89 Cheap Street DT9 3LS

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Orchard Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near
1.28 Queen Camel Medical Centre West Camel Road, Queen Camel BA22 7LT tel:01935 850225
4.25 Millbrook Surgery, Castle Cary Millbrook Gardens BA7 7EE tel:01963 350210
5.67 Ilchester Surgery 17 Church Street, Ilchester BA22 8LN
5.87 Newland Surgery Grove Medical Centre, Wootton Grove DT9 4DL tel:01935 813438
5.87 The Grove Medical Centre Wootton Grove DT9 4DL tel:01935 810900

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Orchard Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near
4.38 Your Local Boots Pharmacy Fore Street BA7 7BG tel:01963 350263
5.73 Day Lewis The Pharmacy, 31 High Street, Ilchester BA22 8NH tel:01935 840273
5.98 Well Yeovil - St John's Road 67 St John's Road BA21 5NJ tel:01935 421768
6.22 The Abbey Pharmacy 83 Cheap Street DT9 3BA tel:01935 812060
6.22 Well Sherborne - Cheap Street 77 Cheap Street DT9 3BA tel:01935 812035

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Orchard Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Orchard Close
4.38 Robert Frith Optometrists Ltd (castle Cary) Fore Street BA7 7BG
6.15 Vision Express (sherbourne) 57 Cheap Street DT9 3AX
6.22 Scrivens Opticians (sherborne) 62 Cheap Street DT9 3BJ
6.33 Helston Optical Ltd - Sherborne 1 Tilton Court, Digby Road DT9 3NL
6.52 Home Care Community Opticians Unit 21, Old Yarn Mills Business Centre, Westbury DT9 3RQ

Nearest Libraries

Castle Cary Library
Bailey Hill, Castle Cary, BA77AA
Telephone: 0845 345 9177
Distance: 4.45 Miles
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Directions from Orchard Close to Castle Cary Library
Sunningdale Library
Monmouth Hall, Yeovil, BA215NP
Telephone:
Distance: 6.03 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Orchard Close to Sunningdale Library
Sherborne Library
Hound Street, Sherborne, DT93AA
Telephone: 01935 812683
Distance: 6.17 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Orchard Close to Sherborne Library
Milborne Port Library
Cross Cottage, North Street, Milborne Port, DT95ET
Telephone: 0845 345 9177
Distance: 6.34 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Orchard Close to Milborne Port Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Castle Cary Station is 4.93 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 Orchard Close 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

Sherborne Station is 6.48 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 Orchard Close 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

Yeovil Pen Mill Station is 6.50 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 Orchard Close 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

Templecombe Station is 6.63 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 Orchard 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

Nearest Airports

Bristol International Airport is 25.3 miles away Directions from Orchard Close to Bristol International Airport
Bournemouth International Airport is 36.35 miles away Directions from Orchard Close to Bournemouth International Airport
Cardiff International Airport is 42.08 miles away Directions from Orchard Close to Cardiff International Airport
Exeter International Airport is 42.71 miles away Directions from Orchard Close to Exeter International Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Bridgwater Ferry Terminal is 20.18 miles away

Directions from Orchard Close to Bridgwater Ferry Terminal

The Cottage Ferry Landing is 28.71 miles away

Directions from Orchard Close to The Cottage Ferry Landing

Weston-super-Mare Knightstone Harbour is 28.74 miles away

Directions from Orchard Close to Weston-super-Mare Knightstone Harbour

Nova Scotia Ferry Landing is 28.75 miles away

Directions from Orchard Close to Nova Scotia Ferry Landing

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Orchard Close is approximately 0.32 miles from the A303

Junction: M5 J24/A38 - 19.38 Miles Away

Directions from Orchard Close to M5 J24/A38

Junction: M5 J23/A39 - 20.43 Miles Away

Directions from Orchard Close to M5 J23/A39

Junction: M5 J22/A38/B3140 - 21.81 Miles Away

Directions from Orchard Close to M5 J22/A38/B3140

Junction: M5 J25/A358 - 21.85 Miles Away

Directions from Orchard Close to M5 J25/A358

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Haynes International Motor Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 0.57 (miles)
Directions from Orchard Close to Haynes International Motor Museum
Attraction Name: Sandford Orcas Manor House
Historic Properties
Distance: 3.28 (miles)
Directions from Orchard Close to Sandford Orcas Manor House
Attraction Name: Lytes Cary Manor
Historic Properties
Distance: 4.6 (miles)
Directions from Orchard Close to Lytes Cary Manor
Attraction Name: Sherborne Old Castle
Historic Properties
Distance: 6.31 (miles)
Directions from Orchard Close to Sherborne Old Castle