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Taranto Hill in Ilchester

Taranto Hill is a Street in the Somerset village of Ilchester and measures approximately 679 metres long.

There is only one street named Taranto Hill making it unique in Great Britain.

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

Taranto Hill has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 36611441 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of Taranto Hill is roughly 20.61 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 23.30 and the lowest point being 16.50. A change of 6.80 metres.

Taranto Hill has the postcodes of BA22 8JP, BA22 8JR and BA22 8JS.

Taranto Hill is located within the county of Somerset which is in the South West (England) region of the UK. 116.66 miles West from the centre of London, 5.33 miles North West from the centre of Yeovil, 18.25 miles East from the centre of Taunton and 23.23 miles North West from the centre of Dorchester.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Taranto Hill

Sunrise05:24
Sunset21:08

We have found postcodes for Taranto Hill.

BA22 8JP
BA22 8JR
BA22 8JS

Latest Weather Conditions for Taranto Hill

Observed at Weather Station:Dunkeswell Aerodrome 24 July 2021 at 17:00 (26.36 miles away)
Current Weather:Cloudy
Temperature and Humidity:18.2°C (85.8%)
Wind Direction and Speed:NE (9 mph)
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Budget Hotels near Taranto Hill Ilchester

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Travelodge Yeovil Podimore
Address:Podimore Services, A303 Roundabout, Nr. Yeovil, BA22 8JG
Telephone:0871 984 6059 Learn More
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Address:A39 Wirral Park Rd, Glastonbury, BA6 9XE
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Taranto Hill above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
20.6116.5023.306.80

Frequently asked Questions for Taranto Hill

What Council (Local Authority) is Taranto Hill in?

Taranto Hill is located within the local authority area of South Somerset District Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Taranto Hill in?

Taranto Hill is located within the area of Ilchester Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is Taranto Hill in?

Taranto Hill is located within the ward of Ivelchester.

What County is Taranto Hill in?

Taranto Hill is located within the ceremonial county of Somerset.

What Constituency is Taranto Hill in?

Taranto Hill is located within the constituency of Yeovil.

What Part of the UK is Taranto Hill in?

Taranto Hill is located within the South West (England) region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Taranto Hill in?

Taranto Hill is located within the Somerset Council area.

What Police Force area is Taranto Hill in?

Taranto Hill is located within the Avon and Somerset Police area.

Roads that have a Junction with Taranto Hill

Road NameRoad NumberJunction Type
B3151roundabout
Channel Dash Placejunction
Dragon Fly Chaseroundabout
Eagle Closejunction
Hermes Placejunction
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Location Details

Taranto Hill
Map showing the location of Taranto Hill
Latitude51.010743
Longitude-2.682911
OS Easting (X):352096
OS Northing (Y):123766
OS Grid Reference:ST521238

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Taranto Hill

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00148741
ONS Area NameSelf-Sufficient Retirement
Average Age30.93
Area Population1306.00
Male Population647.00 (50%)
Female Population659.00 (50%)
LSOA Code:E01029198
LSOA Name:South Somerset 006C
SOA Code:5e
SOA Name:Primary sector workers
MSOA Code:E02006080
MSOA Name:South Somerset 006
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Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Yeovil Abbey Manor Express
The Forum, Abbey Manor Park, Yeovil, BA21 3TL
0345 026 9096
Distance: 4.27 Miles
Directions from Taranto Hill to Tesco Yeovil Abbey Manor Express
Tesco Ilchester Rd Express
147 Ilchester Rd, Yeovil, BA21 3BL
0345 610 2883
Distance: 4.35 Miles
Directions from Taranto Hill to Tesco Ilchester Rd Express
Asda Yeovil
Preston Road, Yeovil, BA20 2HB
01935 709500
Distance: 4.72 Miles
Directions from Taranto Hill to Asda Yeovil
Tesco Cavalier Way Express
2 Cavalier Way, Yeovil, BA21 5UB
0345 610 6716
Distance: 4.86 Miles
Directions from Taranto Hill to Tesco Cavalier Way Express

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01935 - Yeovil

 Broadband Information

Speed Average Speed Median Speed Maximum Speed Next-generation access (NGA) Number of Connections
Greater than 2 Mbps 13.7 15.6 19.4 N 42

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of South Somerset District Council
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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
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: Ivelchester Ward
Parish: Ilchester Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Somerset

Nearest Car Parks

Limington Road Car Park
Limington Road, Ilchester, Somerset
Ilchester
BA22 8LX
Distance: 0.72 km (click for directions)
Free parking. Maximum stay 24 hours
Telephone: 08453371000
Operated by: South Somerset District Council
Lytes Cary Manor Car Park
Ilchester Road, Kingsdon, Somerset
Kingsdon
TA11 7HU
Distance: 1.96 km (click for directions)
Free parking
Telephone: 01458224471
Operated by: National Trust
Tintinhull Car Park
Farm Street, Tintinhull, Somerset
Tintinhull
BA22 8PZ
Distance: 2.75 km (click for directions)
Free parking
Telephone: 01935823289
Operated by: National Trust
Brunel Shopping Precinct Car Park
West Street, Somerton, Somerset
Somerton
TA11 7PR
Distance: 3.63 km (click for directions)
Free parking. Maximum stay 2 hours or 20 minutes in designated area.
Telephone: 08453371000
Operated by: South Somerset District Council
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Nearest Schools

Ilchester Community School
Distance: 0.11 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 16/06/2016)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 276
Address: Ilchester Community School, Somerton Road, Ilchester, BA22 8JL
Head: Mr Nicholas Heath (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Taranto Hill to Ilchester Community School
Chilthorne Domer Church School
Distance: 2.9 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 24/10/2012)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 159
Address: Chilthorne Domer Church School, Main Street, Chilthorne Domer, BA22 8RD
Head: Mrs Nichola Chesterton (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Taranto Hill to Chilthorne Domer Church School
Charlton Mackrell CofE Primary School
Distance: 2.92 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 05/05/2011)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 74
Address: Charlton Mackrell CofE Primary School, Bonfire Lane, Charlton Mackrell, TA11 7BN
Head: Mrs Rebecca Cawley (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Taranto Hill to Charlton Mackrell CofE Primary School
St Margaret's School, Tintinhull
Distance: 2.97 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 07/11/2012)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 103
Address: St Margaret's School, Tintinhull, School Close, Tintinhull, BA22 8PX
Head: Ms Hayley Robinson (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Taranto Hill to St Margaret's School, Tintinhull

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: 5.01 (miles)
Directions from Taranto Hill 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: 6.4 (miles)
Directions from Taranto Hill to South Petherton 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: 8.25 (miles)
Directions from Taranto Hill to Yeatman Hospital
Crewkerne Community Hospital
Address: Middle Path, Crewkerne, TA18 8BG,
NHS Sector
Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01460 72491
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 10.32 (miles)
Directions from Taranto Hill to Crewkerne Community Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Taranto Hill

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Taranto Hill
1.57 Heron Dental Centre Ilchester BA22 8HT
3.60 Apex Dental Group Hope Cottage, Broad Street TA11 7ND
4.37 Advance Dental Practice Unit 5 Cary Court, Somerton Business Park, Bancombe Road TA11 6SB
4.63 Martock Dental Surgery 13 Church Street TA12 6JL
4.69 S S Dental Clinic Summerlands Hospital Site, Preston Road BA20 2BX

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Taranto Hill

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near Taranto Hill
0.63 Ilchester Surgery 17 Church Street, Ilchester BA22 8LN
3.74 Buttercross Health Centre Behind Berry, Somerton TA11 7PB tel:01458 272473
3.74 Buttercross Health Centre Behind Berry TA11 7PB tel:01458 272473
4.28 Abbey Manor Medical Practice The Forum BA21 3TL
4.46 Ryalls Park Medical Centre, Yeovil Marsh Lane BA21 3BA tel:01935 434000

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Taranto Hill

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near Taranto Hill
0.67 Day Lewis The Pharmacy, 31 High Street, Ilchester BA22 8NH tel:01935 840273
3.63 Your Local Boots Pharmacy Eddistone House, West Street TA11 7PR tel:01458 272465
4.28 Day Lewis Abbey Pharmacy, 5a The Forum, Abbey Manor Park BA21 3TL tel:01935 478243
4.46 Rowlands Pharmacy Marsh Lane BA21 3BA tel:01935 427191
4.63 Well Martock - Church Street The Chantry, Church Street TA12 6JL tel:01935 822554

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Taranto Hill

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Taranto Hill
3.60 David Kneebone Opticians Broad Street TA11 7NH
4.01 Enhanced Eyecare Services Suite 32, Copse Road, Lufton Trading Estate, Lufton BA22 8RN
4.51 Martock Opticians Commerce House, North Street TA12 6DH
5.14 Yoevil Extra Queensway Place, Huish BA20 1DL
5.14 Vision Express (queensway) Queensway Place BA20 1DL

Nearest Libraries

Somerton Library
Coxs yard, Somerton, TA117PR
Telephone: 0845 345 9177
Distance: 3.63 Miles
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Martock Library
Shopping Centre, Martock, TA126DL
Telephone: 0845 345 9177
Distance: 4.51 Miles
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Directions from Taranto Hill to Martock Library
Sunningdale Library
Monmouth Hall, Yeovil, BA215NP
Telephone:
Distance: 4.86 Miles
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Yeovil Library
King George Street, Yeovil, BA201PY
Telephone:
Distance: 5.29 Miles
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Directions from Taranto Hill to Yeovil Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Yeovil Pen Mill Station is 5.48 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 Taranto Hill 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 6.67 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 Taranto Hill 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 8.17 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 Taranto Hill 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

Sherborne Station is 8.71 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 Taranto Hill 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 26 miles away Directions from Taranto Hill to Bristol International Airport
Exeter International Airport is 37.38 miles away Directions from Taranto Hill to Exeter International Airport
Cardiff International Airport is 39.04 miles away Directions from Taranto Hill to Cardiff International Airport
Bournemouth International Airport is 40.43 miles away Directions from Taranto Hill to Bournemouth International Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Bridgwater Ferry Terminal is 16.24 miles away

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Weston-super-Mare Knightstone Harbour is 26.99 miles away

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Weymouth Ferry Terminal is 29.63 miles away

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The Cottage Ferry Landing is 30.27 miles away

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Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Junction: M5 J24/A38 - 14.91 Miles Away

Directions from Taranto Hill to M5 J24/A38

Junction: M5 J25/A358 - 16.56 Miles Away

Directions from Taranto Hill to M5 J25/A358

Junction: M5 J23/A39 - 16.85 Miles Away

Directions from Taranto Hill to M5 J23/A39

Junction: M5 J22/A38/B3140 - 19.31 Miles Away

Directions from Taranto Hill to M5 J22/A38/B3140

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Lytes Cary Manor
Historic Properties
Distance: 1.9 (miles)
Directions from Taranto Hill to Lytes Cary Manor
Attraction Name: Tintinhull Garden
Gardens
Distance: 2.73 (miles)
Directions from Taranto Hill to Tintinhull Garden
Attraction Name: Montacute House
Historic Properties
Distance: 4.3 (miles)
Directions from Taranto Hill to Montacute House
Attraction Name: Haynes International Motor Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 5.76 (miles)
Directions from Taranto Hill to Haynes International Motor Museum
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