Short Drove near Westbury-sub-Mendip

Short Drove is a Street near the Somerset village of Westbury-sub-Mendip and measures approximately 819 metres long.

There are 13 other streets named Short Drove in Great Britain.

Short Drove is governed by Mendip District Council Council and the local parish council is Westbury.

Short Drove is located within the county of Somerset which is in the South West (England) region of the UK. 115.21 miles West from the centre of London, 16.87 miles South from the centre of Bristol, 20.2 miles North from the centre of Yeovil and 21.62 miles North East from the centre of Taunton.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Short Drove

Sunrise04:58
Sunset21:17

Latest Weather Conditions for Short Drove

Observed at Weather Station:Yeovilton 2 June 2020 at 16:00 (15.74 miles away)
Current Weather:Sunny day
Temperature and Humidity:25.1°C (38.8%)
Wind Direction and Speed:WNW (14 mph)
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Budget Hotels near Short Drove Westbury-sub-Mendip

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Premier Inn Wells Somerset
Address:Rowdens Road
Telephone: Learn More
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2: Name:Travelodge Glastonbury
Address:A39 Wirral Park Rd, Glastonbury, BA6 9XE
Telephone:0871 984 6339 Learn More
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3: Name:Premier Inn Glastonbury
Address:Morland Road
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4: Name:Premier Inn Bristol Sidcot A38
Address:Bridgewater Road
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6.77
5: Name:Days Inn Hotel Sedgemoor
Address:Sedgemoor Service Area, Junction 21/22, M5 Northbound
Telephone: Learn More
8.69
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Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force: Avon And Somerset
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Frequently asked Questions for Short Drove

What Council (Local Authority) is Short Drove in?

Short Drove is located within the local authority area of Mendip District Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Short Drove in?

Short Drove is located within the area of Westbury Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is Short Drove in?

Short Drove is located within the ward of Rodney and Westbury.

What County is Short Drove in?

Short Drove is located within the ceremonial county of Somerset.

What Constituency is Short Drove in?

Short Drove is located within the constituency of Wells.

What Region of the UK is Short Drove in?

Short Drove is located within the South West (England) region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Short Drove in?

Short Drove is located within the Somerset Council area.

What Police Force area is Short Drove in?

Short Drove is located within the Avon and Somerset Police area.

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Location Details

Short Drove
Latitude51.225901
Longitude-2.735021
OS Easting (X):348679
OS Northing (Y):147726
OS Grid Reference:ST487477

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Short Drove

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  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00147950
ONS Area NameOlder Farming Communities
Average Age47.65
Area Population2112.00
Male Population1054.00 (50%)
Female Population1058.00 (50%)
Benefit Claimants5 (0%)
LSOA Code:E01029052
LSOA Name:Mendip 005A
SOA Code:2a
SOA Name:Ageing rural neighbourhoods
MSOA Code:E02006051
MSOA Name:Mendip 005

Nearest Supermarkets

Waitrose Wells
Whiting Way, Wells, BA5 2PJ
01749 672570
Distance: 3.76 Miles
Directions from Short Drove to Waitrose Wells
Sainsburys Cheddar Roynon Way
Roynon Way, Cheddar, England, BS27 3NZ
01934 887330
Distance: 3.79 Miles
Directions from Short Drove to Sainsburys Cheddar Roynon Way
Tesco Wells Superstore
Tucker St, Wells, BA5 2DZ
0345 677 9710
Distance: 3.84 Miles
Directions from Short Drove to Tesco Wells Superstore
Tesco Cheddar Express
1 Saxon Place, Station Rd, Cheddar, BS27 3AG
0345 671 9263
Distance: 3.9 Miles
Directions from Short Drove to Tesco Cheddar Express

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01458 - Glastonbury
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
The Member of Parliament is James Heappey
Details for the MP James Heappey on parliament.uk
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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: Rodney and Westbury Ward
Parish: Westbury Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Somerset
County Council: Somerset Council

Nearest Car Parks

Cooks Hill Hole Car Park
Deerleap, Wells, Somerset
Wells
BA5 1AY
Distance: 2.11 km (click for directions)
Part of Mendip Hills, next to Ebbor Wood.
Telephone: 01452814213
Operated by: National Trust
Deerleap North Car Park
Deerleap North, Westbury-Sub-Mendip, Somerset
Westbury-Sub-Mendip
BA5 3AY
Distance: 2.18 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
Wookey Hole Car Park
High Street, Wookey Hole, Somerset
Wookey Hole
BA5 1BA
Distance: 2.75 km (click for directions)
Free parking for visitors.
Telephone: 01749672243
Operated by: Wookey Hole Ltd
Westhay Moor Nature Reserve Car Park
Dagg's Lane Drove, Theale, Somerset
Theale
BA6 9TX
Distance: 3.14 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown

Nearest Schools

St Lawrence's CofE Primary School
Distance: 1.11 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 02/05/2017)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 48
Address: St Lawrence's CofE Primary School, School Hill, Westbury-sub-Mendip, BA5 1HL
Head: Mrs Rosie Thorner (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Short Drove to St Lawrence's CofE Primary School
Wookey Primary School
Distance: 2.18 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 08/10/2019)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 95
Address: Wookey Primary School, Wells Road, Wookey, BA5 1LQ
Head: Mr Andrew Marsh (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Short Drove to Wookey Primary School
Draycott and Rodney Stoke Church of England First School
Distance: 2.4 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 29/04/2011)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 73
Address: Draycott and Rodney Stoke Church of England First School, Draycott, BS27 3SD
Head: Mr Mike Jory ()
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Short Drove to Draycott and Rodney Stoke Church of England First School
Priddy Primary School
Distance: 3.38 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 02/10/2018)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 41
Address: Priddy Primary School, Priddy, BA5 3BE
Head: Mrs Rosie Thorner (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Short Drove to Priddy Primary School

Nearest Hospitals

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: 4.78 (miles)
Directions from Short Drove to West Mendip Community 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: 7.86 (miles)
Directions from Short Drove 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: 7.87 (miles)
Directions from Short Drove to Shepton Mallet NHS Treatment Centre
Burnham On Sea War Memorial Hospital
Address: Burnham On Sea War Memorial Hospital, 6 Love Lane, Burnham-On-Sea, TA8 1ED,
Independent Sector
Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01278 773100
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 11.23 (miles)
Directions from Short Drove to Burnham On Sea War Memorial Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Short Drove

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Short Drove
3.18 Wedmore Dental Practice Coronation House, The Borough BS28 4EG
3.92 Rock House Dental Surgery 81 High Street BA5 2AQ
3.92 11 Priory Road (dental Practice) 11 Priory Road BA5 1SU
3.92 Priory Road Dental Surgery 29 Priory Road BA5 1SU
3.94 Northam House Dental Surgery 15 New Street BA5 2LD

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Short Drove

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near
3.52 Wedmore/axbridge The Surgery, St Medard Road BS28 4AY tel:01934 712774
3.78 Wells City Practice Priory Medical Centre, Priory Health Park, Glastonbury Road BA5 1XJ tel:01749 836650
3.78 Wells Health Centre Priory Health Park, Glastonbury Road BA5 1XJ tel:01749 672137
3.80 Cheddar Medical Centre Roynon Way BS27 3NZ tel:01934 742061
5.38 Glastonbury Surgery Feversham Lane BA6 9LP tel:01458 833666

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Short Drove

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near
3.23 Wedmore Pharmacy 1 Church Street BS28 4AB tel:01934 712266
3.76 Tesco In-store Pharmacy Tucker Street BA5 2DZ tel:01749 313449
3.78 Boots Uk Limited Rosebank, Priory Hlth Pk, Glastonbury Road BA5 1XJ tel:01749 675508
3.80 Tout's Pharmacy Budgens Cheddar, Roynon Way BS27 3RB tel:01934 743991
4.02 Boots Uk Limited 19-21 High Street BA5 2AA tel:01749 673138

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Short Drove

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Short Drove
3.84 David Millican St. Cuthberts Close, Chamberlain Street BA5 2PJ
3.88 Thinking Opticians (bath St, Cheddar) Myrtle House, Bath Street BS27 3AA
3.89 Thinking Opticians (cheddar) Greystone House, Union Street BS27 3NA
3.90 Boots Opticians (wells) 66 High Street BA5 2AJ
3.92 Millicans Eye Centre 75 High Street BA5 2AQ

Nearest Libraries

Cheddar Library
Union Street, Cheddar, BS273NB
Telephone: 0845 345 9177
Distance: 3.86 Miles
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Directions from Short Drove to Cheddar Library
Wells Library
Union Street, Wells, BA52PU
Telephone: 01328 710467
Distance: 3.94 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Short Drove to Wells Library
Glastonbury Library
1 Orchard Court, The Archers Way, Glastonbury, BA69JB
Telephone: 0845 345 9177
Distance: 5.39 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Short Drove to Glastonbury Library
Street Library
1 Leigh Road, Street, BA160HA
Telephone:
Distance: 6.9 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Short Drove to Street Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Highbridge & Burnham Station is 10.28 miles away.

Address: Highbridge & Burnham station, Station Walk, Highbridge, Somerset, TA9 3BT

Highbridge & Burnham is situated on the Bristol to Exeter Line and is managed by Great Western Railway.

Highbridge & Burnham Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Short Drove to Highbridge & Burnham Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Avonmouth01:26:30
Bath Spa00:59:00
Bedminster00:43:00
Bodmin Parkway02:49:00
Bridgwater00:07:30
Bristol Parkway01:06:00
Bristol Temple Meads00:49:00
Camborne03:43:00
Cardiff Central01:45:00
Chippenham01:11:00
Clifton Down01:12:00
Dawlish01:12:30
Dawlish Warren01:08:30
Devonport02:19:30
Didcot Parkway01:41:00
Exeter St David's00:51:00
Exeter St Thomas00:55:30
Filton Abbey Wood01:01:00
Hayle03:51:00
Ivybridge01:46:00
Lawrence Hill00:59:00
Liskeard02:37:00
London Paddington02:20:00
Lostwithiel02:54:00
Montpelier01:07:30
Nailsea & Backwell00:31:00
Newport (South Wales)01:31:00
Newton Abbot01:17:30
Par03:01:00
Parson Street00:40:00
Patchway01:08:00
Penzance04:03:00
Plymouth02:11:00
Reading01:56:00
Redland01:09:30
Redruth03:37:00
Saltash02:19:00
Sea Mills01:16:00
Severn Beach01:37:00
Severn Tunnel Junction01:18:00
Shirehampton01:20:00
St Andrews Road01:30:00
St Austell03:08:00
St Erth03:54:00
St Germans02:26:00
Stapleton Road01:01:00
Starcross01:03:30
Swindon (Wilts)01:24:00
Taunton00:20:00
Teignmouth01:17:30
Tiverton Parkway00:34:00
Totnes01:30:30
Truro03:25:00
Weston Milton00:15:00
Weston-super-Mare00:12:00
Worle00:19:00
Yatton00:25:00

Worle Station is 11.84 miles away.

Address: Worle station, Station Approach, Weston-super-Mare, Somerset, BS22 6WA

Worle is situated on the Bristol to Exeter Line and is managed by Great Western Railway.

Worle Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Short Drove to Worle Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Bath Spa00:42:00
Bedminster00:23:00
Bodmin Parkway03:08:00
Bridgwater00:27:00
Bristol Parkway00:44:00
Bristol Temple Meads00:29:00
Camborne04:02:00
Cardiff Central01:28:00
Chippenham00:55:00
Didcot Parkway01:25:00
Exeter St David's01:09:00
Filton Abbey Wood00:41:00
Hayle04:10:00
Highbridge & Burnham00:20:00
Ivybridge02:06:30
Lawrence Hill00:32:00
Liskeard02:57:00
London Paddington02:05:00
Lostwithiel03:13:00
Nailsea & Backwell00:12:00
Newport (South Wales)01:14:00
Newton Abbot01:38:00
Par03:20:00
Parson Street00:20:00
Patchway00:49:00
Penzance04:23:00
Plymouth02:30:00
Reading01:40:00
Redruth03:56:00
Saltash02:39:00
Severn Tunnel Junction00:59:00
St Austell03:27:00
St Erth04:14:00
St Germans02:45:00
Stapleton Road00:34:00
Swindon (Wilts)01:09:00
Taunton00:39:30
Tiverton Parkway00:54:00
Totnes01:51:00
Truro03:44:00
Weston Milton00:05:00
Weston-super-Mare00:09:00
Yatton00:06:00

Yatton Station is 12.09 miles away.

Address: Yatton station, Station Road, Yatton, Somerset, BS49 4AJ

Yatton is situated on the Bristol to Exeter Line and is managed by Great Western Railway.

Yatton Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Short Drove to Yatton Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Ashchurch for Tewkesbury01:40:00
Avoncliff00:53:30
Avonmouth01:01:00
Bath Spa00:36:00
Bedminster00:17:00
Bodmin Parkway03:13:00
Bradford-on-Avon00:57:30
Bridgwater00:33:00
Bristol Parkway00:38:00
Bristol Temple Meads00:23:00
Bruton01:32:30
Cam & Dursley00:58:00
Camborne04:07:00
Cardiff Central01:22:00
Castle Cary01:37:30
Cheltenham Spa01:32:00
Chetnole02:04:30
Chippenham00:48:30
Clifton Down00:45:00
Dawlish01:31:30
Didcot Parkway01:19:00
Dorchester West02:25:30
Exeter St David's01:15:00
Filton Abbey Wood00:35:00
Freshford00:50:30
Frome01:21:30
Gloucester01:16:00
Hayle04:15:00
Highbridge & Burnham00:26:00
Ivybridge02:09:00
Keynsham00:29:30
Lawrence Hill00:26:00
Liskeard03:01:00
London Paddington01:58:30
Lostwithiel03:18:00
Maiden Newton02:15:30
Menheniot02:43:30
Montpelier00:41:00
Nailsea & Backwell00:06:00
Newport (South Wales)01:08:00
Newton Abbot01:40:00
Oldfield Park00:36:30
Par03:25:00
Parson Street00:14:00
Patchway00:43:00
Penzance04:27:00
Plymouth02:35:00
Reading01:33:30
Redland00:43:00
Redruth04:01:00
Saltash02:43:00
Sea Mills00:49:00
Severn Beach01:11:00
Severn Tunnel Junction00:53:00
Shirehampton00:53:00
St Andrews Road01:04:00
St Austell03:32:00
St Erth04:18:00
St Germans02:50:00
Stapleton Road00:28:00
Swindon (Wilts)01:02:00
Taunton00:46:00
Teignmouth01:37:00
Thornford01:57:30
Tiverton Parkway00:58:00
Totnes01:53:30
Trowbridge01:03:30
Truro03:49:00
Upwey02:33:30
Westbury01:11:30
Weston Milton00:11:00
Weston-super-Mare00:15:00
Weymouth02:41:30
Worcester Shrub Hill01:59:00
Worle00:06:00
Yate00:45:00
Yeovil Pen Mill01:51:30
Yetminster02:00:30

Weston Milton Station is 12.37 miles away.

Address: Weston Milton station, Saville Road, Weston-super-Mare, Somerset, BS22 8PF

Weston Milton is situated on the Bristol to Exeter Line and is managed by Great Western Railway.

Weston Milton Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Short Drove to Weston Milton Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Bath Spa00:49:00
Bedminster00:27:00
Bridgwater00:23:00
Bristol Parkway00:48:30
Bristol Temple Meads00:32:30
Cardiff Central01:29:30
Chippenham01:02:00
Exeter St David's01:14:30
Filton Abbey Wood00:44:00
Highbridge & Burnham00:16:00
Lawrence Hill00:36:00
London Paddington02:10:00
Nailsea & Backwell00:16:00
Newport (South Wales)01:15:00
Parson Street00:24:00
Patchway00:51:00
Severn Tunnel Junction01:01:30
Stapleton Road00:38:00
Swindon (Wilts)01:16:00
Taunton00:36:00
Tiverton Parkway00:50:00
Weston-super-Mare00:05:00
Worle00:04:00
Yatton00:10:00

Nearest Airports

Bristol International Airport is 11.16 miles away Directions from Short Drove to Bristol International Airport
Cardiff International Airport is 28.68 miles away Directions from Short Drove to Cardiff International Airport
Exeter International Airport is 45.26 miles away Directions from Short Drove to Exeter International Airport
Bournemouth International Airport is 50.01 miles away Directions from Short Drove to Bournemouth International Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Bridgwater Ferry Terminal is 12.52 miles away

Directions from Short Drove to Bridgwater Ferry Terminal

Weston-super-Mare Knightstone Harbour is 13.97 miles away

Directions from Short Drove to Weston-super-Mare Knightstone Harbour

Clevedon Pier is 16.07 miles away

Directions from Short Drove to Clevedon Pier

The Cottage Ferry Landing is 16.1 miles away

Directions from Short Drove to The Cottage Ferry Landing

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Short Drove is approximately 8.38 miles from the M5

Junction: M5 J22/A38/B3140 - 9.18 Miles Away

Directions from Short Drove to M5 J22/A38/B3140

Junction: M5 J23/A39 - 11.4 Miles Away

Directions from Short Drove to M5 J23/A39

Junction: M5 J21/A370 - 11.46 Miles Away

Directions from Short Drove to M5 J21/A370

Junction: M5 J24/A38 - 14.12 Miles Away

Directions from Short Drove to M5 J24/A38

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Wells and Mendip Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 4.05 (miles)
Directions from Short Drove to Wells and Mendip Museum
Attraction Name: The Shoe Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 6.73 (miles)
Directions from Short Drove to The Shoe Museum
Attraction Name: Stembridge Tower Mill
Historic Properties
Distance: 11.18 (miles)
Directions from Short Drove to Stembridge Tower Mill
Attraction Name: East Somerset Railway
Railways
Distance: 11.52 (miles)
Directions from Short Drove to East Somerset Railway