The Orchard Meare BA6 9PU

The Orchard is a Street in the Somerset village of Meare with the postcode of BA6 9PU.

The local council responsible for The Orchard is Mendip District Council which is a District Council and the local parish council is Meare Civil Parish.

The Orchard is located within the county of Somerset which is in the South West region of the UK. 117.94 miles West from the centre of London, 17.21 miles North from the centre of Yeovil, 17.64 miles North East from the centre of Taunton and 21.14 miles South West from the centre of Bristol.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for The Orchard, BA6 9PU

Sunrise06:51
Sunset19:17

Latest Weather Conditions for The Orchard, BA6 9PU

Observed at Weather Station:Yeovilton 18 September 2018 at 13:00 (12.95 miles away)
Current Weather:Light rain shower (day)
Temperature and Humidity:18.7°C (80.0%)
Wind Direction and Speed:SSW (18 mph)
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What Council (Local Authority) is The Orchard in?

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

What Parish Council is The Orchard in?

The Orchard is located within the area of Meare Civil Parish.

What Electoral Ward is The Orchard in?

The Orchard is located within the ward of Moor Ward.

What County is The Orchard in?

The Orchard is located within the ceremonial county of Somerset.

What Constituency is The Orchard in?

The Orchard is located within the constituency of Wells Co Const.

What Region of the UK is The Orchard in?

The Orchard is located within the South West region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is The Orchard in?

The Orchard is located within the Somerset County Council area.

What Police Force area is The Orchard in?

The Orchard is located within the Avon and Somerset Constabulary Police area.

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BA6 9PU
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01029054
Ons Area Name:Mendip 012B
Average Age : 44.00
Population: 1541.00
Male Population: 760.00 (49.32%)
Female Population: 781.00 (50.68%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 8 (0.52%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data

Location Details

The Orchard
Latitude51.171164
Longitude-2.781621
OS Easting (X):345361
OS Northing (Y):141673
OS Grid Reference:ST454417

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for The Orchard

OS Landranger Map Number: 182
OS Landranger Map Name: Weston-super-Mare & Bridgwater -
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Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Area Code: 01458 - Glastonbury
Local Council Details

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Mendip District
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Council Offices
Cannards Grave Road
Shepton Mallet
Somerset
BA4 5BT
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Telephone Number: 03333 043333
Details for the Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Wells
The Member of Parliament is James Heappey
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In the 2017 General Election James Heappey won with a majority of 7582 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 82451
Wards, Parishes and County Councils
Ward: Moor Ward
Parish: Meare CP
Ceremonial County: Somerset
County Council: Somerset County Council
Policing for The Orchard

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force: Avon And Somerset Constabulary
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Team for Street

Telephone: 101
Hotels Near The Orchard

Hotels, Guest Houses, Bed & Breakfasts and Places to Stay Near The Orchard

The Ring of Bells, Meare - glastonbury-aireborough
The Ring of Bells, Meare
The Ring of Bells is located in Meare, less than 4 miles from Glastonbury. Rooms here will provide you with a TV and a seating area. Complete with a refrigerator, the dining area also has an electric kettle and a dining table.
Address:18 St Mary's Rd, Meare., BA6 9SP, Glastonbury
Number of Rooms:1
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Pear tree farm - meare
Pear tree farm is set in Meare, 38 km from Bath. Every room is equipped with a flat-screen TV and DVD player. Some rooms have a seating area where you can relax. You will find a kettle in the room. All rooms include a private bathroom.
Address:19 Church Path, BA6 9TH, Meare
Number of Rooms:1
Lowest Price Room:£65
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Meare Manor - glastonbury-aireborough
Star Rating:4 Stars
Meare Manor
Surrounded by the Somerset Moors and Wetlands, the 4-star Meare Manor offers free Wi-Fi, free parking and elegant rooms with en suite facilities. All rooms at Meare Manor have Freeview digital TVs and tea/coffee facilities.
Address:60 St. Mary's Road, Meare, BA6 9SR, Glastonbury
Number of Rooms:9
Lowest Price Room:£59.99
Highest Price Room:£140
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Upside Down Cottage - meare
Upside Down Cottage
Upside Down Cottage offers accommodation in Meare. It provides free private parking. The unit is equipped with a kitchen. Towels and bed linen are available at Upside Down Cottage. There is a private bathroom with a bath or shower.
Address:, BA6, Meare
Number of Rooms:1
Lowest Price Room:£73.5
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West Down - meare
West Down
West Down is a holiday home with a seasonal outdoor pool, set in Meare in the Somerset Region. It provides free private parking. The kitchen is fitted with an oven. Towels and bed linen are available in this cottage.
Address:, BA6, Meare
Number of Rooms:1
Lowest Price Room:£85.5
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Thornreed Bed & Breakfast - glastonbury-aireborough
Thornreed Bed & Breakfast
Thornreed Bed & Breakfast is located in Lower Godney, 3.5 miles from Glastonbury and 5.5 miles from Wells. Free WiFi and free breakfast is included. Each room has an en-suite bathroom or wet room, free toiletries and a hairdryer.
Address:Thornreed Studio, Lower Godney, Nr Wells, Somerset, BA5 1RZ, Glastonbury
Number of Rooms:1
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Godney Arts House - glastonbury-aireborough
Godney Arts House
Situated by the river Sheppey in Godney between Wells & Glastonbury, this holiday home boasts free WiFi and is 35 km from Bath and Bristol. The house has a fully fitted kitchen with dishwasher, washing machine, microwave.
Address:Godney Arts House Lower Godney, BA5 1RZ, Glastonbury
Number of Rooms:1
Lowest Price Room:£205
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Yew Tree Farm - theale
Yew Tree Farm
Yew Tree Farm is a 17th century farmhouse located in Theale. Free WiFi access is available. Each room here will provide you with a seating area. Featuring a shower, private bathroom also comes with a bath or shower and a hairdryer.
Address:Wells Road, BS28 4SN, Theale
Number of Rooms:3
Lowest Price Room:£65
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Car Parks

Nearest Car Parks

Westhay Moor Nature Reserve Car Park
Dagg's Lane Drove, Theale, Somerset
Theale
BA6 9TX
Distance: 2.11 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
Southleaze Car Park
Southleaze Road, Street, Somerset
Street
BA16 0BN
Distance: 6.42 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
Clarks Village, Grange Two Car Park
Westway, Street, Somerset
Street
BA16 0AY
Distance: 6.55 km (click for directions)
Charges apply from 8.00 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
Clarks Village, Grange One Car Park
Westway, Street, Somerset
Street
BA16 0EE
Distance: 6.56 km (click for directions)
Shopmobility available. 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 Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Glastonbury Dental Access Centre
Address: 1 Wells Road, Glastonbury, BA6 9DD,
Independent Sector
Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Distance: 5.39 (km)
Directions from The Orchard to Glastonbury Dental Access Centre
West Mendip Community Hospital
Address: Old Wells Road,
NHS Sector
Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01458 836450
Distance: 5.88 (km)
Directions from The Orchard to West Mendip Community Hospital
Bridgwater Community Hospital
Address: Bridgwater Community Hospital, Bower Lane, Bridgwater, TA6 4GU,
Independent Sector
Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01278 436 555
Distance: 13.75 (km)
Directions from The Orchard to Bridgwater 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
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Distance: 15.38 (km)
Directions from The Orchard to Shepton Mallet NHS Treatment Centre
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Abbey Dental Health Centre
Address: Abbey Dental Health Centre, 18 Magdalene Street, Glastonbury, Somerset, BA6 9EH
Distance: 5.21 (km)
Directions from The Orchard to Abbey Dental Health Centre
Glastonbury Dac
Address: Glastonbury Dac, Health Centre, Wells Road, Glastonbury, Somerset, BA6 9DD
Distance: 5.4 (km)
Directions from The Orchard to Glastonbury Dac
James Main Dental Partnership
Address: 3 Lambrook Street, Glastonbury, Somerset, BA6 8BY
Distance: 5.51 (km)
Directions from The Orchard to James Main Dental Partnership
West End Dental Surgery
Address: West End Dental Surgery, 57 West End, Street, Somerset, BA16 0LQ
Distance: 5.77 (km)
Directions from The Orchard to West End Dental Surgery
Nearest Schools

Nearest Schools

Meare Village Primary School
Distance: 0.05 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 116
Address: St Mary's Road, Meare, BA6 9SP
Telephone: 01458860228
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Orchard to Meare Village Primary School
Ashcott Primary School
Distance: 4.74 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 112
Address: Ridgeway, Ashcott, TA7 9PP
Telephone: 01458210464
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Orchard to Ashcott Primary School
Mendip Partnership School
Distance: 4.97 Kilometers
Type: Pupil Referral Unit
Phase: PRU
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 18
Address: Abbots Court, Benedict Street, BA6 9NP
Telephone: 01458258296
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Orchard to Mendip Partnership School
St Benedict's Church of England Voluntary Aided Junior School
Distance: 5.11 Kilometers
Type: Voluntary Aided School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 211
Address: Benedict Street, BA6 9EX
Telephone: 01458831811
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Orchard to St Benedict's Church of England Voluntary Aided Junior School
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Glastonbury Surgery
Address: The Glastonbury Surgery, Feversham Lane, Glastonbury, Somerset, BA6 9LP
Telephone: 01458 833666
Distance: 4.87 (km)
Directions from The Orchard to Glastonbury Surgery
Glastonbury Health Centre
Address: Glastonbury Health Centre, 1 Wells Road, Glastonbury, Somerset, BA6 9DD
Telephone: 01458 834100
Distance: 5.4 (km)
Directions from The Orchard to Glastonbury Health Centre
L85029 (vine Surgery)
Address: Vine Surgery, Hindhayes Lane, Street, Somerset, BA16 0ET
Telephone: 01458 841122
Distance: 5.85 (km)
Directions from The Orchard to L85029 (vine Surgery)
L85060 (vine Surgery)
Address: Vine Surgery, Hindhayes Lane, Street, Somerset, BA16 0ET
Telephone: 01458 841122
Distance: 5.85 (km)
Directions from The Orchard to L85060 (vine Surgery)
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Glastonbury Library
1 Orchard Court, The Archers Way, Glastonbury, BA69JB
Telephone: 0845 345 9177
Distance: 5.23 Kilometres
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Directions from The Orchard to Glastonbury Library
Street Library
1 Leigh Road, Street, BA160HA
Telephone:
Distance: 5.85 Kilometres
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Wells Library
Union Street, Wells, BA52PU
Telephone: 01328 710467
Distance: 10.21 Kilometres
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Cheddar Library
Union Street, Cheddar, BS273NB
Telephone: 0845 345 9177
Distance: 11.6 Kilometres
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Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Nearest Rail Stations

Yeovil Pen Mill Station is 27.79 Kilometers away

Directions from The Orchard to Yeovil Pen Mill Rail Station

Yeovil Pen Mill station is operated by Great Western Railway in the Yeovil area on the Castle Cary - Dorchester stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Andover • Ashchurch • Avoncliff • Basingstoke • Bath Spa • Bedminster • Bradford-On-Avon • Bristol Parkway • Bristol Temple Meads • Bruton • Cam & Dursley • Castle Cary • Cheltenham Spa • Chetnole • Clapham Junction • Dorchester West • Filton Abbey Wood • Freshford • Frome • Gillingham (Dorset) • Gloucester • Grateley • Great Malvern • Keynsham • Lawrence Hill • Maiden Newton • Malvern Link • Nailsea & Backwell • Oldfield Park • Overton • Salisbury • Sherborne • Stapleton Road • Templecombe • Thornford • Tisbury • Trowbridge • Upwey • Warminster • Waterloo • Westbury • Weston Milton • Weston-Super-Mare • Weymouth • Whitchurch (Hampshire) • Woking • Worcester Foregate Street • Worcester Shrub Hill • Worle • Yate • Yatton • Yeovil Junction • Yetminster

Thornford Station is 32.23 Kilometers away

Directions from The Orchard to Thornford Rail Station

Thornford station is operated by Great Western Railway in the West Dorset area on the Castle Cary - Dorchester stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Ashchurch • Avoncliff • Bath Spa • Bedminster • Bradford-On-Avon • Bristol Parkway • Bristol Temple Meads • Bruton • Cam & Dursley • Castle Cary • Cheltenham Spa • Chetnole • Dorchester West • Filton Abbey Wood • Freshford • Frome • Gloucester • Great Malvern • Keynsham • Lawrence Hill • Maiden Newton • Malvern Link • Nailsea & Backwell • Oldfield Park • Stapleton Road • Trowbridge • Upwey • Westbury • Weston Milton • Weston-Super-Mare • Weymouth • Worcester Foregate Street • Worcester Shrub Hill • Worle • Yate • Yatton • Yeovil Pen Mill • Yetminster

Keynsham Station is 33.87 Kilometers away

Directions from The Orchard to Keynsham Rail Station

Keynsham station is operated by Great Western Railway in the North East Somerset area on the Swindon (via Bath Spa) / Bristol stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Ashchurch • Avoncliff • Avonmouth • Barnham • Bath Spa • Bedminster • Bradford-On-Avon • Brighton • Bristol Parkway • Bristol Temple Meads • Bruton • Cam & Dursley • Cardiff Central • Castle Cary • Cheltenham Spa • Chetnole • Chichester • Clifton Down • Cosham • Dilton Marsh • Dorchester West • Fareham • Filton Abbey Wood • Fratton • Freshford • Frome • Gloucester • Great Malvern • Havant • Hove • Lawrence Hill • Maiden Newton • Malvern Link • Montpelier • Nailsea & Backwell • Newport (Gwent) • Oldfield Park • Patchway • Portsmouth & Southsea • Portsmouth Harbour • Redland • Romsey • Salisbury • Sea Mills • Severn Tunnel Junction • Shirehampton • Shoreham-By-Sea • Southampton Central • Stapleton Road • Thornford • Trowbridge • Upwey • Warminster • Westbury • Weston Milton • Weston-Super-Mare • Weymouth • Worcester Foregate Street • Worcester Shrub Hill • Worle • Worthing • Yate • Yatton • Yeovil Pen Mill • Yetminster

Yetminster Station is 33.87 Kilometers away

Directions from The Orchard to Yetminster Rail Station

Yetminster station is operated by Great Western Railway in the West Dorset area on the Castle Cary - Dorchester stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Ashchurch • Avoncliff • Bath Spa • Bedminster • Bradford-On-Avon • Bristol Parkway • Bristol Temple Meads • Bruton • Cam & Dursley • Castle Cary • Cheltenham Spa • Chetnole • Dorchester West • Filton Abbey Wood • Freshford • Frome • Gloucester • Great Malvern • Keynsham • Lawrence Hill • Maiden Newton • Malvern Link • Nailsea & Backwell • Oldfield Park • Stapleton Road • Thornford • Trowbridge • Upwey • Westbury • Weston Milton • Weston-Super-Mare • Weymouth • Worcester Foregate Street • Worcester Shrub Hill • Worle • Yate • Yatton • Yeovil Pen Mill

Nearest Airports

Nearest Airports

Bristol International Airport is 24.44 Kilometers away Directions from The Orchard to Bristol International Airport
Cardiff International Airport is 46.23 Kilometers away Directions from The Orchard to Cardiff International Airport
Exeter International Airport is 66.08 Kilometers away Directions from The Orchard to Exeter International Airport
Bournemouth International Airport is 79.54 Kilometers away Directions from The Orchard to Bournemouth International Airport
Nearest Ferry Services

Nearest Ferry Services

Bridgwater Ferry Terminal is 15 Kilometers away

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Weston-super-Mare Knightstone Harbour is 24.63 Kilometers away

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Clevedon Pier is 30.84 Kilometers away

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The Cottage Ferry Landing is 32.71 Kilometers away

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Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

The Orchard is approximately 8.28 miles from the M5

Junction: M5 J22/A38/B3140 - 13.55 Km Away

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Junction: M5 J23/A39 - 13.89 Km Away

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Junction: M5 J24/A38 - 16.69 Km Away

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Junction: M5 J21/A370 - 22.26 Km Away

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Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Aldi Stores Ltd
Aldi, Morlands Enterprise Park Morland Road, Glastonbury, BA6 9FW
Distance: 4.76 Kilometres
Directions from The Orchard to Aldi Stores Ltd
Tesco
Tesco Supermarket, Wirral Park Road, Glastonbury, BA6 9XE
Distance: 4.84 Kilometres
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Morrisons
Morrisons Supermarket, Street Road, Glastonbury, BA6 9ED
Distance: 5.17 Kilometres
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Iceland Foods Limited
Unit 3, Street Retail Park Gravenchon Way, Street, BA16 0GX
Distance: 5.17 Kilometres
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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: The Shoe Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 5.59 (km)
Directions from The Orchard to The Shoe Museum
Attraction Name: Wells and Mendip Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 10.52 (km)
Directions from The Orchard to Wells and Mendip Museum
Attraction Name: Stembridge Tower Mill
Historic Properties
Distance: 11.29 (km)
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Attraction Name: Blake Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 16.1 (km)
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