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Townsend Lane near Binegar

Townsend Lane is a Street near the Somerset village of Binegar and measures approximately 1,010 metres long.

There are 15 other streets named Townsend Lane in Great Britain.

Townsend Lane is within the area of Mendip District Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax and the local parish council is Emborough.

Townsend Lane has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 25004113 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of Townsend Lane is roughly 226.28 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 227.60 and the lowest point being 220.80. A change of 6.80 metres.

Townsend Lane is located within the county of Somerset which is in the South West (England) region of the UK. 107.58 miles West from the centre of London, 13.78 miles South from the centre of Bristol, 16.09 miles West from the centre of Trowbridge and 21.89 miles North from the centre of Yeovil.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Townsend Lane

Sunrise05:37
Sunset20:53

Latest Weather Conditions for Townsend Lane

Observed at Weather Station:Yeovilton 3 August 2021 at 16:00 (17.52 miles away)
Current Weather:Partly cloudy (day)
Temperature and Humidity:19.9°C (59.4%)
Wind Direction and Speed:SW (7 mph)
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Budget Hotels near Townsend Lane Binegar

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Premier Inn Wells Somerset
Address:Rowdens Road
Telephone: Learn More
5.19
2: Name:Travelodge Glastonbury
Address:A39 Wirral Park Rd, Glastonbury, BA6 9XE
Telephone:0871 984 6339 Learn More
10.52
3: Name:Premier Inn Glastonbury
Address:Morland Road
Telephone: Learn More
10.84
4: Name:Premier Inn Bristol South
Address:Hengrove Leisure Park
Telephone: Learn More
11.22
5: Name:Premier Inn Bristol Sidcot A38
Address:Bridgewater Road
Telephone: Learn More
11.79
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Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force: Avon And Somerset
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Townsend Lane above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
226.28220.80227.606.80

Frequently asked Questions for Townsend Lane

What Council (Local Authority) is Townsend Lane in?

Townsend Lane is located within the local authority area of Mendip District Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Townsend Lane in?

Townsend Lane is located within the area of Emborough Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is Townsend Lane in?

Townsend Lane is located within the ward of Chewton Mendip and Ston Easton.

What County is Townsend Lane in?

Townsend Lane is located within the ceremonial county of Somerset.

What Constituency is Townsend Lane in?

Townsend Lane is located within the constituency of Wells.

What Part of the UK is Townsend Lane in?

Townsend Lane is located within the South West (England) region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Townsend Lane in?

Townsend Lane is located within the Somerset Council area.

What Police Force area is Townsend Lane in?

Townsend Lane is located within the Avon and Somerset Police area.

Roads that have a Junction with Townsend Lane

Road NameRoad NumberJunction Type
B3139junction
Redhill Lanejunction

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Location Details

Townsend Lane
Map showing the location of Townsend Lane
Latitude51.255059
Longitude-2.564631
OS Easting (X):360601
OS Northing (Y):150863
OS Grid Reference:ST606509

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Townsend Lane

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  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00147784
ONS Area NameAgeing Rural Flat Tenants
Average Age44.60
Area Population2363.00
Male Population1160.00 (49%)
Female Population1203.00 (51%)
Benefit Claimants14 (1%)
LSOA Code:E01029018
LSOA Name:Mendip 006A
SOA Code:2a
SOA Name:Ageing rural neighbourhoods
MSOA Code:E02006052
MSOA Name:Mendip 006

Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Midsomer Norton Superstore
Old Mills, Paulton, Bristol, BS39 7SW
0345 677 9458
Distance: 3.84 Miles
Directions from Townsend Lane to Tesco Midsomer Norton Superstore
Sainsburys Midsomer Norton
The Hollies, High Street, Midsomer Norton, Radstock, England, BA3 2DT
01761 416180
Distance: 4.18 Miles
Directions from Townsend Lane to Sainsburys Midsomer Norton
Tesco Shepton Mallet Superstore
Townsend Shopping Park, Townsend, Shepton Mallet, BA4 5EG
0345 671 9389
Distance: 4.73 Miles
Directions from Townsend Lane to Tesco Shepton Mallet Superstore
Waitrose Wells
Whiting Way, Wells, BA5 2PJ
01749 672570
Distance: 4.89 Miles
Directions from Townsend Lane to Waitrose Wells

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01761 - Temple Cloud
Area Code: 01749 - Shepton Mallet

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Mendip District Council
Visit the Council's Website
Council Offices, Cannards Grave Road, Shepton Mallet, Somerset, BA4 5BT
Send email
Telephone Number: 03333 043333
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Wells
The Member of Parliament is James Heappey
Details for the MP James Heappey on parliament.uk
Details for the MP James Heappey on theyworkforyou.com
In the 2019 General Election James Heappey won with a majority of 9,991 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 81,898
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Chewton Mendip and Ston Easton Ward
Parish: Emborough Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Somerset

Nearest Car Parks

South Street Car Park
South Street, Stratton on the Fosse, Somerset
Stratton on the Fosse
BA3 4RA
Distance: 3.21 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
Stockhill Car Park
B313, Priddy, Somerset
Priddy
BA5 3AS
Distance: 3.62 km (click for directions)
From Wells, take the A39 towards Farrington Gurney, at the crossroads with the B3135 turn left on that road and follow until you see the signs for the carpark on your left.
Telephone: 01594833057
Operated by: Forestry Commission
East Harptree Wood Car Park
Middle Street, East Harptree, Somerset
East Harptree
BS40 6DA
Distance: 3.68 km (click for directions)
Off the B3134 heading towards East Harptree. East Harptree is the nearest town or village.
Telephone: 01594833057
Operated by: Forestry Commission
Pow's Orchard The Hollies Car Park
Pow's Orchard, Midsomer Norton, Somerset
Midsomer Norton
BA3 2HS
Distance: 4.11 km (click for directions)
Free parking.
Telephone: 01225477133
Operated by: Bath and North East Somerset Council

Nearest Schools

Chewton Mendip Church of England VA Primary School
Distance: 1.56 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 28/06/2017)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 142
Address: Chewton Mendip Church of England VA Primary School, Chewton Mendip, BA3 4LL
Head: Miss Clare Rice (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Townsend Lane to Chewton Mendip Church of England VA Primary School
St Vigor & St John Church School
Distance: 2.74 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 02/03/2007)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 215
Address: St Vigor & St John Church School, Wells Road, Chilcompton, BA3 4EX
Head: Mr Chris Chorley (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Townsend Lane to St Vigor & St John Church School
Oakhill Church School
Distance: 2.8 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 02/10/2014)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 130
Address: Oakhill Church School, Oakhill, BA3 5AQ
Head: Mr Phillip Morris (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Townsend Lane to Oakhill Church School
Horrington Primary School
Distance: 2.99 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 06/01/2012)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 116
Address: Horrington Primary School, West Horrington, BA5 3EB
Head: Mrs Julie Williams (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Townsend Lane to Horrington Primary School

Nearest Hospitals

Paulton Hospital
Address: Salisbury Road, Paulton, Bristol, BS39 7SB,
NHS Sector
Royal United Hospitals Bath NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01761 412315
Distance: 4.31 (miles)
Directions from Townsend Lane to Paulton Hospital
Shepton Mallet Community Hospital
Address: Bucklers Way, Old Wells Road, Shepton Mallet, BA4 4PG,
NHS Sector
Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01749 342931
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 4.46 (miles)
Directions from Townsend Lane to Shepton Mallet Community 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: 4.51 (miles)
Directions from Townsend Lane to Shepton Mallet NHS Treatment Centre
Circle Bath Hospital
Address: Foxcote Avenue, Peasedown St John, Bath,
Independent Sector
Circle Health
Telephone: 01761 422222
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 7.47 (miles)
Directions from Townsend Lane to Circle Bath Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Townsend Lane

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Townsend Lane
4.08 The Dental Centre 8 The Island, Midsomer Norton BA3 2HQ
4.27 Northway Dental Surgery Northway, Midsomer Norton BA3 2DY
4.32 Midsomer Dental Care 1 North Road, Midsomer Norton BA3 2QB
4.37 Colosseum Dental (halton House) Halton House, Hallatrow Road, Paulton BS39 7LH
4.46 Town Street Dental Practice 13 Town Street BA4 5BE

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Townsend Lane

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near Townsend Lane
2.62 Chilcompton Surgery Carters Way, Chilcompton BA3 4XH
2.82 Oakhill Surgery Pondsmead, Shepton Road, Oakhill BA3 5HT tel:01749 840233
4.17 Somerton House Surgery 79a North Road, Midsomer Norton BA3 2QE tel:01761 412141
4.38 Dr Gollin & Partners Cameley Surgery, Wells Road, Temple Cloud BS39 5BW tel:01761 452205
4.42 St Chads Surgery Gullock Tyning, Midsomer Norton BA3 2UH tel:01761 413334

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Townsend Lane

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near Townsend Lane
4.26 Lloydspharmacy Chesterfield House, High Street, Midsomer Norton BA3 2DD tel:01761 413231
4.32 Midsomer Pharmacy 98 High Street, Midsomer Norton BA3 2DE tel:01761 568202
4.42 Lloydspharmacy St Chads Surgery, Gullock Tyning, Midsomer Norton BA3 2UH tel:01761 412249
4.42 Lloydspharmacy Clandown Road, Paulton BS39 7SF tel:01761 412146
4.68 Boots Uk Limited 2 Hitchen Lane BA4 5TZ tel:01749 346953

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Townsend Lane

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Townsend Lane
4.08 Eye-tech Opticians 2 The Island, Midsomer Norton BA3 2HQ
4.13 Edwards Opticians Ltd 2 Mansbrook House, 15 High Street, Midsomer Norton BA3 2HW
4.18 Specsavers Midsomer Norton 104-105 High Street, Midsomer Norton BA3 2DA
4.28 Scrivens Opticians (midsomer Norton) 26 High Street, Midsomer Norton BA3 2DW
4.49 Boots Opticians (shepton Mallet) 3c Town Street BA4 5BD

Nearest Libraries

Midsomer Norton Library
119 High Street, Midsomer Norton, Bath, BA32DA
Telephone:
Distance: 4.19 Miles
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Directions from Townsend Lane to Midsomer Norton Library
Paulton Library
Central Methodist Church, Paulton, BS397QQ
Telephone:
Distance: 4.44 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Townsend Lane to Paulton Library
Shepton Mallet Library
2 Market Place, Shepton Mallet, BA45AZ
Telephone: 0845 345 9177
Distance: 4.52 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Townsend Lane to Shepton Mallet Library
Wells Library
Union Street, Wells, BA52PU
Telephone: 01328 710467
Distance: 4.81 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Townsend Lane to Wells Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Castle Cary Station is 10.88 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 Townsend Lane 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 11.14 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 Townsend Lane 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

Frome Station is 11.18 miles away.

Address: Frome station, Station Approach, off Wallbridge, Frome, Somerset, BA11 1RE

Frome is situated on the Reading to Taunton Line and is managed by Great Western Railway.

Frome Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Townsend Lane to Frome Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Avoncliff00:28:30
Bath Spa00:43:00
Bradford-on-Avon00:25:00
Bristol Parkway01:25:00
Bristol Temple Meads01:08:00
Bruton00:11:00
Cam & Dursley01:44:00
Cardiff Central02:03:00
Castle Cary00:17:00
Chetnole00:44:00
Dorchester West01:08:00
Filton Abbey Wood01:22:00
Freshford00:31:30
Gloucester02:03:30
Keynsham00:53:00
Maiden Newton00:56:00
Newport (South Wales)01:49:30
Oldfield Park00:46:00
Salisbury00:46:00
Thornford00:37:00
Trowbridge00:18:00
Upwey01:16:00
Warminster00:24:30
Westbury00:13:00
Weymouth01:20:30
Yate01:32:00
Yeovil Pen Mill00:31:00
Yetminster00:40:00

Keynsham Station is 11.60 miles away.

Address: Keynsham station, Station Road, Keynsham, Somerset, BS31 2BN

Keynsham is situated on the Heart of Wessex Line|Wessex Main Line|Great Western Main Line and is managed by Great Western Railway.

Keynsham Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Townsend Lane to Keynsham Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Ashchurch for Tewkesbury01:35:00
Avoncliff00:23:00
Barnham02:46:30
Bath Spa00:11:00
Bradford-on-Avon00:26:00
Brighton03:25:30
Bristol Parkway00:31:00
Bristol Temple Meads00:18:00
Bruton01:03:00
Cam & Dursley00:52:00
Cardiff Central01:05:00
Castle Cary01:09:00
Cheltenham Spa01:27:00
Chetnole01:36:00
Chichester02:36:30
Cosham02:16:00
Dilton Marsh00:46:00
Dorchester West02:01:00
Fareham02:08:00
Filton Abbey Wood00:26:00
Fratton02:22:30
Freshford00:20:00
Frome00:52:00
Gloucester01:14:00
Great Malvern02:08:00
Havant02:23:00
Hove03:21:00
Lawrence Hill00:20:00
Maiden Newton01:48:00
Malvern Link02:06:00
Newport (South Wales)00:52:00
Oldfield Park00:07:00
Portsmouth & Southsea02:26:00
Portsmouth Harbour02:30:00
Romsey01:32:00
Salisbury01:12:00
Severn Tunnel Junction00:39:00
Shoreham-by-Sea03:13:30
Southampton Central01:45:00
Stapleton Road00:22:00
Thornford01:29:00
Trowbridge00:33:00
Upwey02:09:00
Warminster00:50:00
Westbury00:41:00
Weymouth02:14:00
Worcester Foregate Street01:57:00
Worcester Shrub Hill01:54:00
Worthing03:06:00
Yate00:39:00
Yeovil Pen Mill01:24:00
Yetminster01:32:00

Nearest Airports

Bristol International Airport is 11.07 miles away Directions from Townsend Lane to Bristol International Airport
Cardiff International Airport is 34.87 miles away Directions from Townsend Lane to Cardiff International Airport
Bournemouth International Airport is 45.86 miles away Directions from Townsend Lane to Bournemouth International Airport
Gloucestershire Airport is 47.41 miles away Directions from Townsend Lane to Gloucestershire Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Prince Street Bridge Ferry Landing is 13.43 miles away

Directions from Townsend Lane to Prince Street Bridge Ferry Landing

The Cottage Ferry Landing is 13.44 miles away

Directions from Townsend Lane to The Cottage Ferry Landing

Millennium Square Ferry Landing is 13.46 miles away

Directions from Townsend Lane to Millennium Square Ferry Landing

Nova Scotia Ferry Landing is 13.48 miles away

Directions from Townsend Lane to Nova Scotia Ferry Landing

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Junction: M32 J3/A4320/B4051 - 14.57 Miles Away

Directions from Townsend Lane to M32 J3/A4320/B4051

Junction: M32 J2/A432/B4058/B4469 - 15.19 Miles Away

Directions from Townsend Lane to M32 J2/A432/B4058/B4469

Junction: M5 J21/A370 - 15.91 Miles Away

Directions from Townsend Lane to M5 J21/A370

Junction: M5 J22/A38/B3140 - 16.57 Miles Away

Directions from Townsend Lane to M5 J22/A38/B3140

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Wells and Mendip Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 4.61 (miles)
Directions from Townsend Lane to Wells and Mendip Museum
Attraction Name: Radstock Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 5.71 (miles)
Directions from Townsend Lane to Radstock Museum
Attraction Name: East Somerset Railway
Railways
Distance: 6.13 (miles)
Directions from Townsend Lane to East Somerset Railway
Attraction Name: The Shoe Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 11.54 (miles)
Directions from Townsend Lane to The Shoe Museum