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Avocet Drive Yeovil BA22 8FU

Avocet Drive is a Street in the town of Yeovil with the postcode of BA22 8FU which measures approximately 88 metres long.

Avocet Drive is within the Post Town of YEOVIL

Avocet Drive is within the area of South Somerset Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax and the local parish council is Brympton.

Avocet Drive is located within the county of Somerset which is in the South West (England) region of the UK. 118.14 miles West from the centre of London, 2.36 miles West from the centre of Yeovil, 18.8 miles East from the centre of Taunton and 19.46 miles North West from the centre of Dorchester.

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BA22 8FU
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Roads that have a Junction with Avocet Drive

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Kingfisher Drivejunction
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Sunset and Sunrise times for Avocet Drive, BA22 8FU

Sunrise07:57
Sunset16:47

Latest Weather Conditions for Avocet Drive, BA22 8FU

Observed at Weather Station:Yeovilton 24 January 2022 at 02:00 (4.53 miles away)
Current Weather:Overcast
Temperature and Humidity:5.4°C (80.6%)
Wind Direction and Speed:E (6 mph)
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Budget Hotels near Avocet Drive Yeovil

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Premier Inn Yeovil Airfield
Address:1 Alvington Lane
Telephone: Learn More
0.66
2: Name:Premier Inn Yeovil Town Centre
Address:Key Market House
Telephone: Learn More
2.58
3: Name:Travelodge Yeovil Podimore
Address:Podimore Services, A303 Roundabout, Nr. Yeovil, BA22 8JG
Telephone:0871 984 6059 Learn More
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4: Name:Travelodge Ilminster
Address:A303, Horton Cross, Ilminster, TA19 9PT
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5: Name:Travelodge Wincanton
Address:Lawrence Hill, Wincanton, BA9 8AB
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Location Details

Avocet Drive
Map showing the location of Avocet Drive
Latitude50.946609
Longitude-2.684151
OS Easting (X):351943
OS Northing (Y):116636
OS Grid Reference:ST519166
Policing for Avocet Drive

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force: Avon And Somerset
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Frequently asked Questions for Avocet Drive

What Council (Local Authority) is Avocet Drive in?

Avocet Drive is located within the local authority area of South Somerset Council which is a District Council.

What Parish Council is Avocet Drive in?

Avocet Drive is located within the area of Brympton Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is Avocet Drive in?

Avocet Drive is located within the ward of Brympton.

What County is Avocet Drive in?

Avocet Drive is located within the ceremonial county of Somerset.

What Constituency is Avocet Drive in?

Avocet Drive is located within the constituency of Yeovil.

What Part of the UK is Avocet Drive in?

Avocet Drive is located within the South West (England) region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Avocet Drive in?

Avocet Drive is located within the Somerset Council area.

What Police Force area is Avocet Drive in?

Avocet Drive is located within the Avon and Somerset Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for Avocet Drive

1, Avocet Drive, Houndstone, Yeovil, Somerset, BA22 8FU, (Flats Or Maisonettes), (First sold in 2019)3, Avocet Drive, Houndstone, Yeovil, Somerset, BA22 8FU, (Semi-detached), (First sold in 2019)
2, Avocet Drive, Houndstone, Yeovil, Somerset, BA22 8FU, (Semi-detached), (First sold in 2019)

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00148547
ONS Area NameWhite Suburban Communities
Average Age37.16
Area Population1534.00
Male Population764.00 (50%)
Female Population770.00 (50%)
Benefit Claimants7 (0%)
LSOA Code:E01029159
LSOA Name:South Somerset 018A
SOA Code:8c
SOA Name:Comfortable suburbia
MSOA Code:E02006092
MSOA Name:South Somerset 018

Nearest Supermarkets

Asda Yeovil
Preston Road, Yeovil, BA20 2HB
01935 709500
Distance: 0.74 Miles
Directions from Avocet Drive to Asda Yeovil
Tesco Yeovil Abbey Manor Express
The Forum, Abbey Manor Park, Yeovil, BA21 3TL
0345 026 9096
Distance: 0.9 Miles
Directions from Avocet Drive to Tesco Yeovil Abbey Manor Express
Tesco Ilchester Rd Express
147 Ilchester Rd, Yeovil, BA21 3BL
0345 610 2883
Distance: 1.76 Miles
Directions from Avocet Drive to Tesco Ilchester Rd Express
Morrisons Yeovil
Lysander Road, Yeovil BA20 2AU
01935 412119
Distance: 1.87 Miles
Directions from Avocet Drive to Morrisons Yeovil

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01935 - Yeovil

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of South Somerset
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Council Offices, Brympton Way, Yeovil, Somerset &BA20 2HT
Telephone Number: 01935 462 462
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Yeovil
The Member of Parliament is Marcus Fysh
Details for the MP Marcus Fysh on parliament.uk
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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: Brympton Ward
Parish: Brympton Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Somerset

Nearest Schools

Kingfisher Primary School
Distance: 0.08 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 13/06/2019)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 118
Address: Kingfisher Primary School, Kingfisher Drive, Houndstone, BA22 8FJ
Head: Lucy Crowe ()
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Avocet Drive to Kingfisher Primary School
Cambian Lufton College
Distance: 0.28 Miles
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected )
Address: Cambian Lufton College, Lufton, BA22 8ST
Head: Mr Darren Jackson (Principal)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Avocet Drive to Cambian Lufton College
Preston CofE Primary School
Distance: 0.79 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 22/02/2012)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 438
Address: Preston CofE Primary School, The Toose, Abbey Manor Park, BA21 3SN
Head: Mrs Claire Hodgson (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Avocet Drive to Preston CofE Primary School
Preston School Academy
Distance: 1.19 Miles
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected 14/07/2019)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 952
Address: Preston School Academy, Monks Dale, BA21 3JD
Head: Mr Gregg Morrison (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Avocet Drive to Preston School Academy

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: 2.16 (miles)
Directions from Avocet Drive to Yeovil District 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: 4.99 (miles)
Directions from Avocet Drive 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: 6.76 (miles)
Directions from Avocet Drive to Crewkerne 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: 7.16 (miles)
Directions from Avocet Drive to Yeatman Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Avocet Drive

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Avocet Drive
1.57 S S Dental Clinic Summerlands Hospital Site, Preston Road BA20 2BX
2.13 Southwoods Dental Practice 6 Southwoods BA20 2QG
2.16 Hendford Dental Surgery 30 Hendford BA20 1TG
2.20 Princes Street Dental Practice 45 Princes Street BA20 1EG
2.22 Resolution Specialist Treatment Centre, Becket House, South Street BA20 1TW

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Avocet Drive

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near Avocet Drive
0.88 Abbey Manor Medical Practice The Forum BA21 3TL
1.77 Preston Grove Medical Centre, Yeovil Preston Grove BA20 2BQ tel:01935 474353
1.88 West Coker Surgery High Street, West Coker BA22 9AH tel:01935 862212
1.92 Ryalls Park Medical Centre, Yeovil Marsh Lane BA21 3BA tel:01935 434000
2.11 Diamond Health Group 74 Hendford BA20 1UJ tel:01935 470200

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Avocet Drive

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near Avocet Drive
0.75 Asda Stores Ltd Preston Road BA20 2HB tel:01935 709500
0.88 Day Lewis Abbey Pharmacy, 5a The Forum, Abbey Manor Park BA21 3TL tel:01935 478243
1.77 Preston Grove Pharmacy The Pharmacy, Preston Grove Medical Ctr BA20 2BQ tel:01935 433971
1.92 Rowlands Pharmacy Marsh Lane BA21 3BA tel:01935 427191
1.93 Options Pharmacy 61b West Coker Road BA20 2JD tel:01935 425321

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Avocet Drive

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Avocet Drive
0.63 Enhanced Eyecare Services Suite 32, Copse Road, Lufton Trading Estate, Lufton BA22 8RN
2.07 Yoevil Extra Queensway Place, Huish BA20 1DL
2.07 Vision Express (queensway) Queensway Place BA20 1DL
2.22 Robert Frith Optometrists Ltd (yeovil) 18 Princes Street BA20 1EW
2.22 Harts Eyecare Ltd Ryburn House, 28 Princes Street BA20 1EQ

Nearest Libraries

Yeovil Library
King George Street, Yeovil, BA201PY
Telephone:
Distance: 2.25 Miles
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Directions from Avocet Drive to Yeovil Library
Sunningdale Library
Monmouth Hall, Yeovil, BA215NP
Telephone:
Distance: 2.9 Miles
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Directions from Avocet Drive to Sunningdale Library
Martock Library
Shopping Centre, Martock, TA126DL
Telephone: 0845 345 9177
Distance: 3.95 Miles
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Directions from Avocet Drive to Martock Library
South Petherton Library
St. James Corner, South Petherton, TA135BS
Telephone: 0845 345 9177
Distance: 5.39 Miles
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Directions from Avocet Drive to South Petherton Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Yeovil Pen Mill Station is 3.08 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 Avocet Drive 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 3.44 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 Avocet Drive 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 5.14 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 Avocet Drive 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 5.97 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 Avocet Drive 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 30.43 miles away Directions from Avocet Drive to Bristol International Airport
Exeter International Airport is 35.26 miles away Directions from Avocet Drive to Exeter International Airport
Bournemouth International Airport is 38.96 miles away Directions from Avocet Drive to Bournemouth International Airport
Cardiff International Airport is 42.18 miles away Directions from Avocet Drive to Cardiff International Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Bridgwater Ferry Terminal is 19.06 miles away

Directions from Avocet Drive to Bridgwater Ferry Terminal

Weymouth Ferry Terminal is 25.54 miles away

Directions from Avocet Drive to Weymouth Ferry Terminal

Weston-super-Mare Knightstone Harbour is 30.9 miles away

Directions from Avocet Drive to Weston-super-Mare Knightstone Harbour

Poole Ferry Terminal is 34.35 miles away

Directions from Avocet Drive to Poole Ferry Terminal

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Junction: M5 J24/A38 - 17.22 Miles Away

Directions from Avocet Drive to M5 J24/A38

Junction: M5 J25/A358 - 17.23 Miles Away

Directions from Avocet Drive to M5 J25/A358

Junction: M5 J23/A39 - 19.95 Miles Away

Directions from Avocet Drive to M5 J23/A39

Junction: M5 J26/A38 - 22.15 Miles Away

Directions from Avocet Drive to M5 J26/A38

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Montacute House
Historic Properties
Distance: 1.35 (miles)
Directions from Avocet Drive to Montacute House
Attraction Name: Tintinhull Garden
Gardens
Distance: 2.25 (miles)
Directions from Avocet Drive to Tintinhull Garden
Attraction Name: Yeovil Railway Centre
Railways
Distance: 3.5 (miles)
Directions from Avocet Drive to Yeovil Railway Centre
Attraction Name: Lytes Cary Manor
Historic Properties
Distance: 6.25 (miles)
Directions from Avocet Drive to Lytes Cary Manor