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The Knap in Templecombe

The Knap is a Street in the Somerset village of Templecombe and measures approximately 107 metres long.

There are 3 other streets named The Knap in Great Britain.

The Knap 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 Abbas and Templecombe.

The Knap has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 36609213 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of The Knap is roughly 86.80 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 89.90 and the lowest point being 85.20. A change of 4.70 metres.

The Knap is located within the county of Somerset which is in the South West (England) region of the UK. 105.88 miles West from the centre of London, 10.24 miles North East from the centre of Yeovil, 19.91 miles North from the centre of Dorchester and 23.82 miles South West from the centre of Trowbridge.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for The Knap

Sunrise05:38
Sunset20:52

Latest Weather Conditions for The Knap

Observed at Weather Station:Bournemouth Airport 3 August 2021 at 04:00 (29.62 miles away)
Current Weather:Fog
Temperature and Humidity:9.0°C (96.7%)
Wind Direction and Speed:NW (1 mph)
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Budget Hotels near The Knap Templecombe

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Travelodge Wincanton
Address:Lawrence Hill, Wincanton, BA9 8AB
Telephone:0871 984 6511 Learn More
3.31
2: Name:Premier Inn Yeovil Town Centre
Address:Key Market House
Telephone: Learn More
10.00
3: Name:Travelodge Yeovil Podimore
Address:Podimore Services, A303 Roundabout, Nr. Yeovil, BA22 8JG
Telephone:0871 984 6059 Learn More
10.70
4: Name:Premier Inn Yeovil Airfield
Address:1 Alvington Lane
Telephone: Learn More
11.80
5: Name:Travelodge Glastonbury
Address:A39 Wirral Park Rd, Glastonbury, BA6 9XE
Telephone:0871 984 6339 Learn More
16.74
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Police Force: Avon And Somerset
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of The Knap above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
86.8085.2089.904.70

Frequently asked Questions for The Knap

What Council (Local Authority) is The Knap in?

The Knap is located within the local authority area of South Somerset District Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is The Knap in?

The Knap is located within the area of Abbas and Templecombe Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is The Knap in?

The Knap is located within the ward of Blackmoor Vale.

What County is The Knap in?

The Knap is located within the ceremonial county of Somerset.

What Constituency is The Knap in?

The Knap is located within the constituency of Somerton and Frome.

What Part of the UK is The Knap in?

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

What County Council area is The Knap in?

The Knap is located within the Somerset Council area.

What Police Force area is The Knap in?

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

Roads that have a Junction with The Knap

Road NameJunction Type
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Location Details

The Knap
Map showing the location of The Knap
Latitude51.000994
Longitude-2.416326
OS Easting (X):370790
OS Northing (Y):122543
OS Grid Reference:ST708225

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for The Knap

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00148507
ONS Area NameCommunal Retirement
Average Age43.92
Area Population1851.00
Male Population908.00 (49%)
Female Population943.00 (51%)
Benefit Claimants9 (0%)
LSOA Code:E01029156
LSOA Name:South Somerset 008B
SOA Code:2d
SOA Name:Rural traits
MSOA Code:E02006082
MSOA Name:South Somerset 008

Nearest Supermarkets

Morrisons Wincanton
Southgate Road, Wincanton BA9 9RP
01963 32760
Distance: 3.47 Miles
Directions from The Knap to Morrisons Wincanton
Waitrose Sherborne
Cheap Street, Sherborne, Dorset, DT9 3BA
01935389490
Distance: 5.64 Miles
Directions from The Knap to Waitrose Sherborne
Sainsburys Sherborne
Ludborne Road, Sherborne, England, DT9 3ND
01935 816486
Distance: 5.69 Miles
Directions from The Knap to Sainsburys Sherborne
Waitrose Gillingham
Chantry Fields, Gillingham, Dorset, SP8 4UA
01747 826200
Distance: 6.56 Miles
Directions from The Knap to Waitrose Gillingham

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01963 - Wincanton

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 Somerton and Frome
The Member of Parliament is David Warburton
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In the 2019 General Election David Warburton won with a majority of 19,213 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 85,866
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Blackmoor Vale Ward
Parish: Abbas and Templecombe Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Somerset

Nearest Car Parks

Templecombe Station Car Park
Station Road, Templecombe, Somerset
Templecombe
BA8 0JR
Distance: 0.05 km (click for directions)
Weekly, monthly, quarterly and annual parking tickets available.
Telephone: 08456000650
Operated by: South West Trains
Town Hall Car Park
East Street, Milborne Port, Somerset
Milborne Port
DT9 5DG
Distance: 3.01 km (click for directions)
Free parking. Maximum stay 12 hours
Telephone: 08453371000
Operated by: South Somerset District Council
Station Road Car Park
Station Road, Stalbridge, Dorset
Stalbridge
DT10 2RG
Distance: 3.35 km (click for directions)
Free of charge. Maxiumum stay 72 hours
Telephone: 01258484315
Operated by: North Dorset District Council
Church Fields Car Park
Church Fields, Wincanton, Somerset
Wincanton
BA9 9AG
Distance: 3.74 km (click for directions)
Free parking. Maximum stay 24 hours
Telephone: 08453371000
Operated by: South Somerset District Council

Nearest Schools

Abbas and Templecombe Church of England Primary School
Distance: 0.1 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 26/06/2019)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 119
Address: Abbas and Templecombe Church of England Primary School, School Lane, BA8 0HP
Head: Mr James Webb (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Knap to Abbas and Templecombe Church of England Primary School
Horsington Church School
Distance: 1.34 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 04/06/2015)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 96
Address: Horsington Church School, Horsington, BA8 0BW
Head: Mrs Mary Alexander (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Knap to Horsington Church School
St Nicholas CofE Primary School, Henstridge
Distance: 1.75 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 02/03/2017)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 102
Address: St Nicholas CofE Primary School, Henstridge, Ash Walk, Henstridge, BA8 0QD
Head: Mrs Alison Shearer (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Knap to St Nicholas CofE Primary School, Henstridge
Marchant Holliday School
Distance: 2.47 Miles
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected )
Number of Pupils: 48
Address: Marchant Holliday School, North Cheriton, BA8 0AH
Head: Mr Danny Kitts (Headteacher)
Telephone: 0196333234
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Knap to Marchant Holliday School

Nearest Hospitals

Wincanton Community Hospital
Address: Dancing Lane, Wincanton, BA9 9DQ,
NHS Sector
Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01963 828444
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 3.99 (miles)
Directions from The Knap to Wincanton 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: 5.73 (miles)
Directions from The Knap to Yeatman Hospital
Westminster Memorial Hospital
Address: Abbey Walk, Shaftesbury, SP7 8BD,
NHS Sector
Dorset Healthcare University NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01747 851535
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 9.4 (miles)
Directions from The Knap to Westminster Memorial Hospital
Yeovil District Hospital
Address: Higher Kingston, Yeovil, BA21 4AT,
NHS Sector
Yeovil District Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01935 475122
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 10.26 (miles)
Directions from The Knap to Yeovil District Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near The Knap

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in The Knap
3.31 Stalbridge Dental Practice Station Road, Stalbridge DT10 2RG
3.79 Dental Surgery 7a Church Street BA9 9AA
3.86 Wincanton Dental Practice 56 High Street BA9 9JF
3.86 G S Worrall And Associates 56 High Street BA9 9JF
3.86 The Wincanton Smile Centre 28 High Street BA9 9JF

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near The Knap

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near The Knap
0.05 Dr Gaymer, M Port/templecombe Rock House, Station Road BA8 0JR tel:01963 370224
3.31 Stalbridge Surgery Station Road, Stalbridge DT10 2RG tel:01963 362363
3.35 Milborne Port Surgery Gainsborough, Milbourne Port DT9 5FH tel:01963 250334
3.59 Wincanton Health Centre Dykes Way BA9 9FQ tel:01963 435700
5.03 Marnhull Surgery Church Hill, Marnhull DT10 1PU

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near The Knap

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near The Knap
3.12 Milborne Port Pharmacy Limited 10 High Street, Milborne Port DT9 5AG tel:01963 250259
3.26 Stalbridge Pharmacy High Street, Stalbridge DT10 2LL tel:01963 362246
3.59 Your Local Boots Pharmacy Wincanton Health Centre, Dykes Way BA9 9FQ tel:01963 33235
3.88 Your Local Boots Pharmacy 31 High Street BA9 9JU tel:01963 32205
5.03 Marnhull Pharmacy Church Hill, Marnhull DT10 1PU tel:01258 820352

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near The Knap

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near The Knap
3.37 Grace Haine Eye Care Limited (stalbridge) 1 Skye House, Ring Street, Stalbridge DT10 2LZ
3.83 Robert Frith Optometrists Ltd (wincanton) 16 Market Place BA9 9LA
3.84 Sarah Gibson Optometrist Commerce House, Market Place BA9 9LP
5.65 Vision Express (sherbourne) 57 Cheap Street DT9 3AX
5.69 Scrivens Opticians (sherborne) 62 Cheap Street DT9 3BJ

Nearest Libraries

Milborne Port Library
Cross Cottage, North Street, Milborne Port, DT95ET
Telephone: 0845 345 9177
Distance: 3.08 Miles
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Directions from The Knap to Milborne Port Library
Stalbridge Library
Station Road, Stalbridge, DT102RG
Telephone:
Distance: 3.31 Miles
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Wincanton Library
Carrington Way, Wincanton, BA99JS
Telephone: 0845 345 9177
Distance: 3.93 Miles
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Directions from The Knap to Wincanton Library
Sherborne Library
Hound Street, Sherborne, DT93AA
Telephone: 01935 812683
Distance: 5.59 Miles
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Directions from The Knap to Sherborne Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Templecombe Station is 0.05 miles away.

Address: Templecombe station, Station Road, Templecombe, Somerset, BA8 0JR

Templecombe is situated on the South Western Main Line and is managed by South Western Railway.

Templecombe Station is staffed on a full time basis.

Directions from The Knap to Templecombe Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Andover01:00:00
Axminster00:38:00
Basingstoke01:21:00
Clapham Junction02:01:00
Cranbrook (Devon)01:05:00
Crewkerne00:24:00
Exeter Central01:15:00
Exeter St David's01:18:00
Feniton00:57:00
Gillingham (Dorset)00:08:00
Grateley00:53:00
Honiton00:51:00
London Waterloo02:10:30
Overton01:15:00
Pinhoe01:09:00
Salisbury00:40:30
Sherborne00:07:00
Tisbury00:18:00
Whimple01:01:00
Whitchurch (Hampshire)01:09:00
Woking01:41:00
Yeovil Junction00:14:00

Sherborne Station is 5.76 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 The Knap 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

Gillingham (Dorset) Station is 6.65 miles away.

Address: Gillingham station, Station Yard, Gillingham, Dorset, SP8 4PZ

Gillingham (Dorset) is situated on the South Western Main Line and is managed by South Western Railway.

Gillingham (Dorset) Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from The Knap to Gillingham (Dorset) Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Andover00:52:00
Axminster00:46:00
Basingstoke01:13:00
Clapham Junction01:53:00
Cranbrook (Devon)01:13:00
Crewkerne00:32:00
Exeter Central01:23:00
Exeter St David's01:26:00
Feniton01:05:00
Grateley00:45:00
Honiton00:59:00
London Waterloo02:02:00
Overton01:07:00
Pinhoe01:17:00
Salisbury00:32:00
Sherborne00:15:00
Templecombe00:08:00
Tisbury00:10:00
Whimple01:09:00
Whitchurch (Hampshire)01:01:00
Woking01:33:00
Yeovil Junction00:22:00
Yeovil Pen Mill00:32:00

Bruton Station is 7.76 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 Knap 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

Nearest Airports

Bristol International Airport is 29.55 miles away Directions from The Knap to Bristol International Airport
Bournemouth International Airport is 29.78 miles away Directions from The Knap to Bournemouth International Airport
Southampton Airport is 46.09 miles away Directions from The Knap to Southampton Airport
Exeter International Airport is 47.44 miles away Directions from The Knap to Exeter International Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Bridgwater Ferry Terminal is 26.86 miles away

Directions from The Knap to Bridgwater Ferry Terminal

Weymouth Ferry Terminal is 27.17 miles away

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Poole Ferry Terminal is 27.36 miles away

Directions from The Knap to Poole Ferry Terminal

Poole Quay Ferry Landing is 27.43 miles away

Directions from The Knap to Poole Quay Ferry Landing

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Sherborne Old Castle
Historic Properties
Distance: 5.16 (miles)
Directions from The Knap to Sherborne Old Castle
Attraction Name: Sandford Orcas Manor House
Historic Properties
Distance: 5.4 (miles)
Directions from The Knap to Sandford Orcas Manor House
Attraction Name: Haynes International Motor Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 6.81 (miles)
Directions from The Knap to Haynes International Motor Museum
Attraction Name: Sturminster Newton Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 7.1 (miles)
Directions from The Knap to Sturminster Newton Museum