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The Rookery in Dinder

The Rookery is a Street in the Somerset village of Dinder and measures approximately 277 metres long.

There are 36 other streets named The Rookery in Great Britain.

The Rookery 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 St Cuthbert Out.

The Rookery has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 25002140 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of The Rookery is roughly 54.59 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 63.40 and the lowest point being 51.20. A change of 12.20 metres.

The Rookery is located within the county of Somerset which is in the South West (England) region of the UK. 110.21 miles West from the centre of London, 17.68 miles South from the centre of Bristol, 17.77 miles North from the centre of Yeovil and 19.31 miles South West from the centre of Trowbridge.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for The Rookery

Sunrise05:38
Sunset20:53

Latest Weather Conditions for The Rookery

Observed at Weather Station:Yeovilton 3 August 2021 at 22:00 (13.32 miles away)
Current Weather:Cloudy
Temperature and Humidity:13.5°C (86.4%)
Wind Direction and Speed:S (3 mph)
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Budget Hotels near The Rookery Dinder

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Premier Inn Wells Somerset
Address:Rowdens Road
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1.92
2: Name:Travelodge Glastonbury
Address:A39 Wirral Park Rd, Glastonbury, BA6 9XE
Telephone:0871 984 6339 Learn More
6.44
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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5: Name:Travelodge Yeovil Podimore
Address:Podimore Services, A303 Roundabout, Nr. Yeovil, BA22 8JG
Telephone:0871 984 6059 Learn More
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Neighbourhood Policing

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

Height of The Rookery above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
54.5951.2063.4012.20

Frequently asked Questions for The Rookery

What Council (Local Authority) is The Rookery in?

The Rookery is located within the local authority area of Mendip District Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is The Rookery in?

The Rookery is located within the area of St Cuthbert Out Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is The Rookery in?

The Rookery is located within the ward of Croscombe and Pilton.

What County is The Rookery in?

The Rookery is located within the ceremonial county of Somerset.

What Constituency is The Rookery in?

The Rookery is located within the constituency of Wells.

What Part of the UK is The Rookery in?

The Rookery is located within the South West (England) region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is The Rookery in?

The Rookery is located within the Somerset Council area.

What Police Force area is The Rookery in?

The Rookery is located within the Avon and Somerset Police area.

Roads that have a Junction with The Rookery

Road NameRoad NumberJunction Type
A371junction
Church Streetjunction
Long Lanejunction
Riversidejunction

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Location Details

The Rookery
Map showing the location of The Rookery
Latitude51.197814
Longitude-2.608638
OS Easting (X):357478
OS Northing (Y):144522
OS Grid Reference:ST575445

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for The Rookery

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00147976
ONS Area NameRural White-Collar Workers
Average Age44.87
Area Population2338.00
Male Population1148.00 (49%)
Female Population1190.00 (51%)
LSOA Code:E01029056
LSOA Name:Mendip 006B
SOA Code:2a
SOA Name:Ageing rural neighbourhoods
MSOA Code:E02006052
MSOA Name:Mendip 006

Nearest Supermarkets

Morrisons Wells
Parkwood Estate (off East Somerset Way), Wells BA5 1SQ
01749 679174
Distance: 1.78 Miles
Directions from The Rookery to Morrisons Wells
Tesco Wells Superstore
Tucker St, Wells, BA5 2DZ
0345 677 9710
Distance: 1.97 Miles
Directions from The Rookery to Tesco Wells Superstore
Waitrose Wells
Whiting Way, Wells, BA5 2PJ
01749 672570
Distance: 2.06 Miles
Directions from The Rookery to Waitrose Wells
Tesco Shepton Mallet Superstore
Townsend Shopping Park, Townsend, Shepton Mallet, BA4 5EG
0345 671 9389
Distance: 2.66 Miles
Directions from The Rookery to Tesco Shepton Mallet Superstore

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01749 - Shepton Mallet
Area Code: 01458 - Glastonbury
Area Code: 01761 - Temple Cloud

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: Croscombe and Pilton Ward
Parish: St Cuthbert Out Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Somerset

Nearest Car Parks

South Street Car Park
South Street, Wells, Somerset
Wells
BA5 1SG
Distance: 1.76 km (click for directions)
Maximum stay 3 hours. Charges apply from 9.00 am to 6.00 pm 7 days a week. Blue badge holders can park free of charge - must display badge and clock, time limits apply
Telephone: 01749648999
Operated by: Mendip District Council
Market Place Car Park
Market Place, Wells, Somerset
Wells
BA5 2RF
Distance: 1.80 km (click for directions)
Maximum stay 1 hour. Charges apply from 9.00 am to 6.00 pm 7 days a week. Blue badge holders can park free of charge - must display badge and clock, time limits apply.
Telephone: 01749648999
Operated by: Mendip District Council
Union Street Car Park
Union Street, Wells, Somerset
Wells
BA5 2DZ
Distance: 1.89 km (click for directions)
Maximum stay 3 hours. Charges apply from 9.00 am to 6.00 pm 7 days a week. Blue badge holders can park free of charge - must display badge and clock, time limits apply.
Telephone: 01749648999
Operated by: Mendip District Council
Princes Road Car Park
Princes Road, Wells, Somerset
Wells
BA5 2DT
Distance: 1.92 km (click for directions)
Charges apply from 9.00 am to 6.00 pm 7 days a week. Blue badge holders can park free of charge - must display badge and clock, time limits apply
Telephone: 01749648999
Operated by: Mendip District Council

Nearest Schools

Croscombe Church of England Primary School
Distance: 0.99 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 04/03/2015)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 72
Address: Croscombe Church of England Primary School, Long Street, Croscombe, BA5 3QL
Head: Mr Stephen Heath (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Rookery to Croscombe Church of England Primary School
Horrington Primary School
Distance: 1.7 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 The Rookery to Horrington Primary School
Wells Cathedral School
Distance: 1.82 Miles
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected )
Number of Pupils: 762
Address: Wells Cathedral School, The Liberty, BA5 2ST
Head: Mr Alastair Tighe (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Rookery to Wells Cathedral School
Stoberry Park School
Distance: 1.83 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 03/10/2014)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 316
Address: Stoberry Park School, North Road, BA5 2TJ
Head: Mr Michael Hawkins (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Rookery to Stoberry Park School

Nearest Hospitals

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: 2.06 (miles)
Directions from The Rookery 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: 2.07 (miles)
Directions from The Rookery to Shepton Mallet NHS Treatment Centre
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: 4.7 (miles)
Directions from The Rookery to West Mendip Community Hospital
Paulton Hospital
Address: Salisbury Road, Paulton, Bristol, BS39 7SB,
NHS Sector
Royal United Hospitals Bath NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01761 412315
Distance: 8.57 (miles)
Directions from The Rookery to Paulton Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near The Rookery

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in The Rookery
1.89 11 Priory Road (dental Practice) 11 Priory Road BA5 1SU
1.89 Priory Road Dental Surgery 29 Priory Road BA5 1SU
1.89 Rock House Dental Surgery 81 High Street BA5 2AQ
1.91 Northam House Dental Surgery 15 New Street BA5 2LD
2.71 High Street Dental Practice - Shepton Mallett 20 High Street BA4 5AN

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near The Rookery

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near The Rookery
2.06 Wells City Practice Priory Medical Centre, Priory Health Park, Glastonbury Road BA5 1XJ tel:01749 836650
2.06 Wells Health Centre Priory Health Park, Glastonbury Road BA5 1XJ tel:01749 672137
2.32 Grove House Surgery West Shepton BA4 5UH tel:01749 342314
2.80 Park Medical Practice Cannards Grave Road BA4 5RT tel:01749 334383
4.07 Oakhill Surgery Pondsmead, Shepton Road, Oakhill BA3 5HT tel:01749 840233

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near The Rookery

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near The Rookery
1.80 Boots Uk Limited 19-21 High Street BA5 2AA tel:01749 673138
2.04 Tesco In-store Pharmacy Tucker Street BA5 2DZ tel:01749 313449
2.06 Boots Uk Limited Rosebank, Priory Hlth Pk, Glastonbury Road BA5 1XJ tel:01749 675508
2.50 Boots Uk Limited 2 Hitchen Lane BA4 5TZ tel:01749 346953
2.80 Boots Uk Limited Cannards Grave Road BA4 5RT tel:01749 346982

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near The Rookery

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near The Rookery
1.83 Vision Express (wells) 43 High Street BA5 2AE
1.85 Specsavers (wells) 60a High Street BA5 2SN
1.87 R.mansfield Opticians - Wells 65 High Street BA5 2AG
1.89 Millicans Eye Centre 75 High Street BA5 2AQ
1.91 Boots Opticians (wells) 66 High Street BA5 2AJ

Nearest Libraries

Wells Library
Union Street, Wells, BA52PU
Telephone: 01328 710467
Distance: 1.87 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from The Rookery to Wells Library
Shepton Mallet Library
2 Market Place, Shepton Mallet, BA45AZ
Telephone: 0845 345 9177
Distance: 2.74 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from The Rookery to Shepton Mallet Library
Glastonbury Library
1 Orchard Court, The Archers Way, Glastonbury, BA69JB
Telephone: 0845 345 9177
Distance: 5.74 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from The Rookery to Glastonbury Library
Street Library
1 Leigh Road, Street, BA160HA
Telephone:
Distance: 7.49 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from The Rookery to Street Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Castle Cary Station is 7.73 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 The Rookery 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 9.19 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 The Rookery 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 13.09 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 The Rookery 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

Highbridge & Burnham Station is 15.80 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 The Rookery 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

Nearest Airports

Bristol International Airport is 13.78 miles away Directions from The Rookery to Bristol International Airport
Cardiff International Airport is 34.46 miles away Directions from The Rookery to Cardiff International Airport
Bournemouth International Airport is 44.55 miles away Directions from The Rookery to Bournemouth International Airport
Exeter International Airport is 47.71 miles away Directions from The Rookery to Exeter International Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Bridgwater Ferry Terminal is 17.04 miles away

Directions from The Rookery to Bridgwater Ferry Terminal

The Cottage Ferry Landing is 17.21 miles away

Directions from The Rookery to The Cottage Ferry Landing

Nova Scotia Ferry Landing is 17.25 miles away

Directions from The Rookery to Nova Scotia Ferry Landing

Pumphouse Ferry Landing is 17.3 miles away

Directions from The Rookery to Pumphouse Ferry Landing

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Junction: M5 J22/A38/B3140 - 14.86 Miles Away

Directions from The Rookery to M5 J22/A38/B3140

Junction: M5 J23/A39 - 16.26 Miles Away

Directions from The Rookery to M5 J23/A39

Junction: M5 J21/A370 - 16.6 Miles Away

Directions from The Rookery to M5 J21/A370

Junction: M5 J24/A38 - 17.97 Miles Away

Directions from The Rookery to M5 J24/A38

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Wells and Mendip Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 1.8 (miles)
Directions from The Rookery to Wells and Mendip Museum
Attraction Name: East Somerset Railway
Railways
Distance: 5.77 (miles)
Directions from The Rookery to East Somerset Railway
Attraction Name: The Shoe Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 7.4 (miles)
Directions from The Rookery to The Shoe Museum
Attraction Name: Radstock Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 9.59 (miles)
Directions from The Rookery to Radstock Museum