Battle Mead in Corfe Castle

Battle Mead is a Street in the Dorset village of Corfe Castle and measures approximately 220 metres long.

There are 2 other streets named Battle Mead in Great Britain.

Battle Mead is within the area of Purbeck District Council Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax and the local parish council is Corfe Castle.

The average elevation of Battle Mead is roughly 27.92 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 31.60 and the lowest point being 25.00. A change of 6.60 metres.

Battle Mead is located within the county of Dorset which is in the South West (England) region of the UK. 103.65 miles South West from the centre of London, 10.21 miles South West from the centre of Bournemouth, 17.78 miles East from the centre of Dorchester and 32.12 miles South from the centre of Salisbury.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Battle Mead

Sunrise05:12
Sunset21:14

Latest Weather Conditions for Battle Mead

Observed at Weather Station:Bournemouth Airport 14 July 2020 at 23:00 (13.81 miles away)
Current Weather:Cloudy
Temperature and Humidity:13.0°C (76.5%)
Wind Direction and Speed:NW (7 mph)
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Budget Hotels near Battle Mead Corfe Castle

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Travelodge Poole
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Battle Mead above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
27.9225.0031.606.60

Frequently asked Questions for Battle Mead

What Council (Local Authority) is Battle Mead in?

Battle Mead is located within the local authority area of Purbeck District Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Battle Mead in?

Battle Mead is located within the area of Corfe Castle Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is Battle Mead in?

Battle Mead is located within the ward of Castle.

What County is Battle Mead in?

Battle Mead is located within the ceremonial county of Dorset.

What Constituency is Battle Mead in?

Battle Mead is located within the constituency of South Dorset.

What Region of the UK is Battle Mead in?

Battle Mead is located within the South West (England) region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Battle Mead in?

Battle Mead is located within the Dorset Council area.

What Police Force area is Battle Mead in?

Battle Mead is located within the Dorset Police area.

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Location Details

Battle Mead
Map showing the location of Battle Mead
Latitude50.633154
Longitude-2.050699
OS Easting (X):396414
OS Northing (Y):81561
OS Grid Reference:SY964816

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Battle Mead

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00103752
ONS Area NameDetached Retirement Living
Average Age49.71
Area Population1780.00
Male Population876.00 (49%)
Female Population904.00 (51%)
Benefit Claimants8 (0%)
LSOA Code:E01020466
LSOA Name:Purbeck 005A
SOA Code:2a
SOA Name:Ageing rural neighbourhoods
MSOA Code:E02004267
MSOA Name:Purbeck 005

Nearest Supermarkets

Sainsburys Wareham
South Street, Wareham, England, BH20 4NX
01929 498700
Distance: 4.43 Miles
Directions from Battle Mead to Sainsburys Wareham
Tesco Poole Quay Express
D15 The Quay, Poole, BH15 1LF
0345 671 9409
Distance: 6.17 Miles
Directions from Battle Mead to Tesco Poole Quay Express
Sainsburys Poole Town Local
Orchard Plaza, 39 High Street, Poole, England, BH15 1EG
1202679115
Distance: 6.25 Miles
Directions from Battle Mead to Sainsburys Poole Town Local
Iceland Poole 2
120 High Street, Poole, Dorset, BH15 1DF
01202661393
Distance: 6.46 Miles
Directions from Battle Mead to Iceland Poole 2

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01929 - Wareham

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Purbeck District Council
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Westport House, Worgret Road, Wareham, Dorset, BH20 4PP
Telephone Number: 01929 556 561
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of
The Member of Parliament is Richard Drax
Details for the MP Richard Drax on parliament.uk
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In the 2019 General Election Richard Drax won with a majority of 17,153 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 73,809
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Castle Ward
Parish: Corfe Castle Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Dorset
County Council: Dorset Council

Nearest Car Parks

West Street Car Park
West Street, Corfe Castle, Dorset
Corfe Castle
BH20 5HH
Distance: 0.45 km (click for directions)
Charges apply between 10.00am and 7.00pm from 1st March to 31st October (Min. cost £3 for 3 hours) and between 10.00am and 5.00pm during the rest of the year (Min.cost £1.50 - 3 hours). Blue badge holders may park free of charge for up to 3 hours.
Telephone: 01929557236
Operated by: Purbeck District Council
Corfe Castle - Castle View Car Park
A351, Corfe Castle, Dorset
Corfe Castle
BH20 5DR
Distance: 0.70 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01929481294
Operated by: National Trust
Norden Car Park
A351, Norden, Dorset
Norden
BH20 5DW
Distance: 1.00 km (click for directions)
Half mile walk to the Castle View Visitor Centre and then a short walk around the base of the castle to the entrance of the village. Alternatively catch the Swanage Railway for the 2 minute journey and then a short flat walk into the village.
Telephone: 01929557236
Operated by: Purbeck District Council
Houns Tout Car Park
West Street, Wareham, Dorset
Wareham
BH20 5LH
Distance: 1.44 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown

Nearest Schools

Corfe Castle Church of England Primary School
Distance: 0.22 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 07/11/2011)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 102
Address: Corfe Castle Church of England Primary School, East Street, Corfe Castle, BH20 5EE
Head: Ms Sally Craig (Head of School)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Battle Mead to Corfe Castle Church of England Primary School
St George's Church of England Primary School, Langton Matravers
Distance: 2.63 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 27/05/2011)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 90
Address: St George's Church of England Primary School, Langton Matravers, High Street, Langton Matravers, BH19 3HB
Head: Mrs Helen Wemyss (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Battle Mead to St George's Church of England Primary School, Langton Matravers
Swanage St Mark's Church of England Primary School
Distance: 3.29 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 05/07/2018)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 169
Address: Swanage St Mark's Church of England Primary School, High Street, BH19 2PH
Head: Ms Sally Craig (Head of School)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Battle Mead to Swanage St Mark's Church of England Primary School
The Swanage School
Distance: 3.29 Miles
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 19/06/2015)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 310
Address: The Swanage School, High Street, BH19 2PH
Head: Mr Tristram Hobson ()
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Battle Mead to The Swanage School

Nearest Hospitals

Swanage Community Hospital
Address: Queens Road, Swanage, BH19 2ES,
NHS Sector
Dorset Healthcare University NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01929 422282
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 4.36 (miles)
Directions from Battle Mead to Swanage Community Hospital
Wareham Community Hospital
Address: Streche Road, Wareham, BH20 4QQ,
NHS Sector
Dorset Healthcare University NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01929 552433
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 4.71 (miles)
Directions from Battle Mead to Wareham Community Hospital
BMI The Harbour Hospital
Address: St Mary's Road, Poole, BH15 2BH,
Independent Sector
BMI Healthcare
Telephone: 01202 244200
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 6.96 (miles)
Directions from Battle Mead to BMI The Harbour Hospital
Poole Hospital
Address: Longfleet Road, Poole, BH15 2JB,
NHS Sector
Poole Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01202 665511
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 7.02 (miles)
Directions from Battle Mead to Poole Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Battle Mead

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Battle Mead
3.95 118 Kings Road West Dental Practice 118 Kings Road West BH19 1HS
4.07 Regency Dental Practice 71 Kings Road West BH19 1HH
4.39 Personal Dental Care Unit 2 Tilly Whim Mews, 6 Kings Road East BH19 1ES
4.48 Purbeck Dental Care Electric House, 29 West Street BH20 4JS
4.48 West Street (dental Surgery) 29 West Street BH20 4JS

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Battle Mead

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near
0.43 Corfe Castle Surgery Tom's Mead, West Street, Corfe Castle BH20 5HH tel:01929 480441
4.28 Swanage Medical Practice Railway Station Approach BH19 1HB tel:01929 422231
4.70 Wareham Surgery Streche Road BH20 4PG tel:01929 553444
5.48 Sandford Surgery Tyneham Close, Sandford BH20 7BQ tel:01929 554493
6.31 The Adam Practice - Hamworthy Surgery 306 Blandford Road BH15 4JQ

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Battle Mead

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near
4.33 Day Lewis Pharmacy 40 Station Road BH19 1AF tel:01929 422115
4.34 Well Swanage - Kings Road West Leo Supermarket, Kings Road East BH19 1ER tel:01929 422538
4.40 Boots The Chemist 1 Station Road BH19 1AB tel:01929 422096
4.42 Day Lewis Pharmacy 11-13 South Street, Bournemouth BH20 4LR tel:01929 552384
4.50 Your Local Boots Pharmacy 4 North Street BH20 4AF tel:01929 552737

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Battle Mead

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Battle Mead
4.34 Robert Frith Three Limited (swanage) 25 Station Road BH19 1AD
4.48 Shaylers Vision Centre 25 West Street BH20 4JS
4.50 Christine Websters Opticians Victoria House, North Street BH20 4AF
6.45 Scrivens Opticians (poole) 145 High Street BH15 1AS
6.47 5840 Poole Asda Stores Ltd, West Quay Road BH15 1JQ

Nearest Libraries

Corfe Castle Library
East Street, Purbeck, BH205EE
Telephone: 01929 480760
Distance: 0.28 Miles
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Directions from Battle Mead to Corfe Castle Library
Wareham Library
South Street, Purbeck, BH204LR
Telephone: 01929 556146
Distance: 4.42 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Battle Mead to Wareham Library
Swanage Library
High Street, Purbeck, BH192NU
Telephone: 01929 423485
Distance: 4.43 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Battle Mead to Swanage Library
Hamworthy Library
Blandford Road, Hamworthy, BH154BG
Telephone:
Distance: 5.97 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Battle Mead to Hamworthy Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Wareham (Dorset) Station is 5.00 miles away.

Address: Wareham (Dorset) station, North Port, Wareham, Dorset, BH20 4AS

Wareham (Dorset) is situated on the Portsmouth Direct line|South Western Main Line and is managed by South Western Railway.

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

Directions from Battle Mead to Wareham (Dorset) Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Ashurst New Forest01:05:00
Basingstoke01:42:00
Bournemouth00:30:00
Branksome00:20:00
Brockenhurst00:51:30
Brookwood02:31:00
Christchurch00:38:00
Clapham Junction02:20:00
Dorchester South00:20:00
Eastleigh01:30:00
Farnborough (Main)02:24:00
Fleet02:19:00
Hamworthy00:07:00
Hinton Admiral00:43:00
Holton Heath00:03:00
Hook02:09:00
London Waterloo02:26:30
Micheldever01:51:00
Moreton (Dorset)00:13:00
New Milton00:44:30
Parkstone (Dorset)00:16:00
Pokesdown00:34:00
Poole00:12:00
Shawford01:36:30
Southampton Airport Parkway01:14:30
Southampton Central01:06:00
Surbiton02:58:00
Sway00:52:00
Totton01:10:00
Upwey00:28:00
Walton-on-Thames02:51:00
West Byfleet02:43:00
Weybridge02:47:00
Weymouth00:32:00
Wimbledon03:06:00
Winchester01:23:00
Winchfield02:13:00
Woking01:58:30
Wool00:06:30

Holton Heath Station is 5.54 miles away.

Address: Holton Heath station, Station Road, Holton Heath, Dorset, BH16 6JT

Holton Heath is situated on the Portsmouth Direct line|South Western Main Line and is managed by South Western Railway.

Holton Heath Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Battle Mead to Holton Heath Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Basingstoke01:39:00
Bournemouth00:26:00
Brockenhurst00:49:00
Christchurch00:34:00
Clapham Junction02:16:00
Dorchester South00:26:00
Hamworthy00:05:00
London Waterloo02:23:00
Moreton (Dorset)00:18:00
New Milton00:41:00
Pokesdown00:30:00
Poole00:11:00
Southampton Airport Parkway01:12:00
Southampton Central01:04:00
Upwey00:32:30
Wareham (Dorset)00:05:00
Weymouth00:37:30
Winchester01:22:00
Wool00:11:30

Hamworthy Station is 6.50 miles away.

Address: Hamworthy station, Junction Road, Hamworthy, Dorset, BH16 5AA

Hamworthy is situated on the Portsmouth Direct line|South Western Main Line and is managed by South Western Railway.

Hamworthy Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Battle Mead to Hamworthy Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Ashurst New Forest00:59:00
Basingstoke01:34:00
Bournemouth00:24:00
Branksome00:13:00
Brockenhurst00:43:30
Brookwood02:25:00
Christchurch00:32:00
Clapham Junction02:13:00
Dorchester South00:28:00
Eastleigh01:24:00
Farnborough (Main)02:18:00
Fleet02:13:00
Hinton Admiral00:37:00
Holton Heath00:04:00
Hook02:03:00
London Waterloo02:18:00
Micheldever01:45:00
Moreton (Dorset)00:21:00
New Milton00:36:00
Parkstone (Dorset)00:09:00
Pokesdown00:28:00
Poole00:06:00
Shawford01:30:30
Southampton Airport Parkway01:06:30
Southampton Central00:58:00
Surbiton02:52:00
Sway00:46:00
Totton01:04:00
Upwey00:36:00
Walton-on-Thames02:45:00
Wareham (Dorset)00:07:00
West Byfleet02:37:00
Weybridge02:41:00
Weymouth00:39:00
Wimbledon03:00:00
Winchester01:15:00
Winchfield02:07:00
Woking01:51:30
Wool00:14:30

Poole Station is 6.65 miles away.

Address: Poole station, Serpentine Road, Poole, Dorset, BH15 2BQ

Poole is situated on the Portsmouth Direct line|South Western Main Line and is managed by South Western Railway.

Poole Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Battle Mead to Poole Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Ashurst New Forest00:52:00
Basingstoke01:42:00
Beaulieu Road00:48:00
Bournemouth00:15:00
Branksome00:07:00
Brockenhurst00:41:00
Christchurch00:23:00
Clapham Junction02:21:30
Dorchester South00:33:00
Eastleigh01:20:30
Farnborough (Main)02:10:00
Fleet02:04:00
Hamworthy00:05:00
Hinton Admiral00:28:00
Holton Heath00:09:00
London Waterloo02:23:30
Moreton (Dorset)00:26:00
New Milton00:32:00
Parkstone (Dorset)00:04:00
Pokesdown00:19:00
Shawford01:29:00
Southampton Airport Parkway01:08:00
Southampton Central01:00:00
Sway00:37:00
Totton00:57:00
Upwey00:41:00
Wareham (Dorset)00:12:00
Weymouth00:44:00
Winchester01:22:00
Woking01:55:00
Wool00:19:30

Nearest Airports

Bournemouth International Airport is 13.82 miles away Directions from Battle Mead to Bournemouth International Airport
Southampton Airport is 37.28 miles away Directions from Battle Mead to Southampton Airport
Bristol International Airport is 59.45 miles away Directions from Battle Mead to Bristol International Airport
Exeter International Airport is 60.18 miles away Directions from Battle Mead to Exeter International Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Shell Bay Ferry Terminal is 5.47 miles away

Directions from Battle Mead to Shell Bay Ferry Terminal

Brownsea Island Ferry Landing is 5.64 miles away

Directions from Battle Mead to Brownsea Island Ferry Landing

Sandbanks Ferry Terminal is 5.66 miles away

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Poole Ferry Terminal is 5.79 miles away

Directions from Battle Mead to Poole Ferry Terminal

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Battle Mead is approximately 10.54 miles from the A31

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Corfe Castle
Historic Properties
Distance: 0.6 (miles)
Directions from Battle Mead to Corfe Castle
Attraction Name: Wareham Town Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 4.48 (miles)
Directions from Battle Mead to Wareham Town Museum
Attraction Name: Swanage Museum and Heritage Centre
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 4.5 (miles)
Directions from Battle Mead to Swanage Museum and Heritage Centre
Attraction Name: Durlston Country Park National Nature Reserve
Country Parks
Distance: 4.6 (miles)
Directions from Battle Mead to Durlston Country Park National Nature Reserve