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Ripp's Lane near Alton Pancras

Ripp's Lane is a Street near the Dorset village of Alton Pancras and measures approximately 617 metres long.

There is only one street named Ripp's Lane making it unique in Great Britain.

Ripp's Lane is within the area of Dorset Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax and the local parish council is Alton Pancras.

Ripp's Lane has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 43200835 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of Ripp's Lane is roughly 142.39 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 174.50 and the lowest point being 118.60. A change of 55.90 metres.

Ripp's Lane is located within the county of Dorset which is in the South West (England) region of the UK. 111.37 miles South West from the centre of London, 7.26 miles North from the centre of Dorchester, 12.2 miles South East from the centre of Yeovil and 25.65 miles West from the centre of Bournemouth.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Ripp's Lane

Sunrise07:53
Sunset17:52

Latest Weather Conditions for Ripp's Lane

Observed at Weather Station:Yeovilton 27 October 2020 at 05:00 (15.87 miles away)
Current Weather:Heavy rain shower (night)
Temperature and Humidity:9.4°C (85.5%)
Wind Direction and Speed:SSW (7 mph)
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Budget Hotels near Ripp's Lane Alton Pancras

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Premier Inn Dorchester
Address:5 Pope Street
Telephone: Learn More
7.39
2: Name:Premier Inn Yeovil Town Centre
Address:Key Market House
Telephone: Learn More
12.03
3: Name:Premier Inn Weymouth
Address:Gateway Business Park
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12.90
4: Name:Premier Inn Weymouth Seafront
Address:Lodmoor Country Park
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13.41
5: Name:Premier Inn Yeovil Airfield
Address:1 Alvington Lane
Telephone: Learn More
13.53
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Ripp's Lane above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
142.39118.60174.5055.90

Frequently asked Questions for Ripp's Lane

What Council (Local Authority) is Ripp's Lane in?

Ripp's Lane is located within the local authority area of West Dorset District Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Ripp's Lane in?

Ripp's Lane is located within the area of Alton Pancras Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is Ripp's Lane in?

Ripp's Lane is located within the ward of Piddle Valley.

What County is Ripp's Lane in?

Ripp's Lane is located within the ceremonial county of Dorset.

What Constituency is Ripp's Lane in?

Ripp's Lane is located within the constituency of West Dorset.

What Part of the UK is Ripp's Lane in?

Ripp's Lane is located within the South West (England) region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Ripp's Lane in?

Ripp's Lane is located within the Dorset Council area.

What Police Force area is Ripp's Lane in?

Ripp's Lane is located within the Dorset Police area.

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Location Details

Ripp's Lane
Map showing the location of Ripp's Lane
Latitude50.818095
Longitude-2.430461
OS Easting (X):369679
OS Northing (Y):102211
OS Grid Reference:ST697022

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Ripp's Lane

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  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00104165
ONS Area NameRural White-Collar Workers
Average Age45.79
Area Population1988.00
Male Population986.00 (50%)
Female Population1002.00 (50%)
Benefit Claimants11 (1%)
LSOA Code:E01020539
LSOA Name:West Dorset 004D
SOA Code:2c
SOA Name:Remoter communities
MSOA Code:E02004272
MSOA Name:West Dorset 004
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Nearest Supermarkets

Waitrose & Partners Dorchester
Tudor Arcade, South Street, Dorchester, Dorset, DT1 1BN
01305 268420
Distance: 7.17 Miles
Directions from Ripp's Lane to Waitrose & Partners Dorchester
Sainsburys Dorchester Local
Unit A, St. Martins Place, Bridport Road, Dorchester, England, DT1 2FB
1305259859
Distance: 7.24 Miles
Directions from Ripp's Lane to Sainsburys Dorchester Local
Iceland Dorchester
Trinity Street, Dorchester, Dorset, DT1 1TU
01305251382
Distance: 7.29 Miles
Directions from Ripp's Lane to Iceland Dorchester
Waitrose Poundbury
Queen Mother Square, Poundbury, Dorset, DT1 3BW
01305 250938
Distance: 7.3 Miles
Directions from Ripp's Lane to Waitrose Poundbury

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01300 - Cerne Abbas
Area Code: 01305 - Dorchester

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of West Dorset District Council
Visit the Council's Website
South Walks House, South Walks Road, Dorchester, Dorset, DT1 1UZ
Send email
Telephone Number: 01305 251 010
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of
The Member of Parliament is Chris Loder
Details for the MP Chris Loder on parliament.uk
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In the 2019 General Election Chris Loder won with a majority of 14,106 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 81,897
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Piddle Valley Ward
Parish: Alton Pancras Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Dorset
County Council: Dorset Council

Nearest Car Parks

Cerne Giant Car Park
Duck Street, Cerne Abbas, Dorset
Cerne Abbas
DT2 7AL
Distance: 2.22 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01297489481
Operated by: National Trust
Hilfield Hill Car Park
Great Head Lane, Hilfield, Dorset
Hilfield
DT2 7BE
Distance: 3.95 km (click for directions)
2.2m width restriction
Telephone: 01305251228
Operated by: Dorset County Council
Thorncombe Wood Car Park
Cuckoo Lane, Higher Bockhampton, Dorset
Higher Bockhampton
DT2 8QJ
Distance: 6.44 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
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Nearest Schools

Piddle Valley Church of England First School
Distance: 1.79 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 23/04/2012)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 104
Address: Piddle Valley Church of England First School, Piddletrenthide, DT2 7QL
Head: Mrs Jayne Browne (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Ripp's Lane to Piddle Valley Church of England First School
Buckland Newton Church of England Primary School
Distance: 1.97 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 12/07/2012)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 91
Address: Buckland Newton Church of England Primary School, Buckland Newton, DT2 7BY
Head: Mrs Nicola Ralph (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Ripp's Lane to Buckland Newton Church of England Primary School
Cerne Abbas Church of England Voluntary Controlled First School
Distance: 2.18 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 15/03/2011)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 57
Address: Cerne Abbas Church of England Voluntary Controlled First School, Duck Street, Cerne Abbas, DT2 7LA
Head: Mrs Catherine Cresswell (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Ripp's Lane to Cerne Abbas Church of England Voluntary Controlled First School
Cheselbourne Village School
Distance: 4.09 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 20/05/2013)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 47
Address: Cheselbourne Village School, Cheselbourne, DT2 7NT
Head: Mrs Mary See (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Ripp's Lane to Cheselbourne Village School

Nearest Hospitals

Dorset County Hospital
Address: Williams Avenue, Dorchester, DT1 2JY,
NHS Sector
Dorset County Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01305 251150
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 7.3 (miles)
Directions from Ripp's Lane to Dorset County Hospital
Maiden Castle House
Address: 30 Maiden Castle Road, Dorchester, DT1 2ER,
Independent Sector
Dorset Healthcare University NHS Foundation Trust
Distance: 7.76 (miles)
Directions from Ripp's Lane to Maiden Castle House
BMI The Winterbourne Hospital
Address: Herringston Road, Dorchester, DT1 2DR,
Independent Sector
BMI Healthcare
Telephone: 01305 263252
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 8.1 (miles)
Directions from Ripp's Lane to BMI The Winterbourne Hospital
Yeatman Hospital
Address: Hospital Lane, Sherborne, DT9 3JU,
NHS Sector
Dorset Healthcare University NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01935 813991
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 9.89 (miles)
Directions from Ripp's Lane to Yeatman Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Ripp's Lane

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Ripp's Lane
7.15 Princess Street Dental Care 29-29a Princes Street DT1 1TP
7.16 Royal Mews (dental Surgery) 3 Royal Mews, Princes Street DT1 1RL
7.17 Aspen House Dental Practice 4 Bridport Road DT1 1RR
7.17 Vespasian House Bridport Road DT1 1TS
7.19 Royal Terrace Dental Practice 35 Cornwall Road DT1 1RY

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Ripp's Lane

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near
2.01 Cerne Abbas Surgery 51 Long Street, Cerne Abbas DT2 7JG tel:01300 341666
5.11 Hazlebury Bryan Village Hall Village Hall, Churchfoot Lane, Hazlebury Bryan DT10 2DR tel:01300 341666
6.29 Puddletown Surgery 1 Athelhampton Road, Puddletown DT2 8FY tel:01305 848333
6.73 The Tollerford Practice Pound Piece, Maiden Newton DT2 0DB tel:01308 861800
6.89 Milton Abbas Surgery Catherines Well, Milton Abbas DT11 0AT tel:01258 880210

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Ripp's Lane

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near
7.15 Boots The Chemist 12-13 Cornhill DT1 1BQ tel:01305 264340
7.24 Superdrug Pharmacy 17 South Street DT1 1BS tel:01305 264101
7.32 Rowlands Pharmacy Frederick Treves House, St. John Way DT1 2FD tel:01305 213475
7.42 Tout's Pharmacy Unit 1 Brewery Square, 5 Weymouth Avenue DT1 1QR tel:01305 264193
7.49 Victoria Park Pharmacy 14 Maud Road DT1 2LW tel:01305 264012

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Ripp's Lane

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Ripp's Lane
7.12 Vision Express (dorchester) 9 High West Street DT1 1UJ
7.13 Sproston & Bowden Opticians 23 High West Street DT1 1UW
7.15 Dorchester Boots Opticians 16 Cornhill DT1 1BQ
7.17 Insight Opticians 9 Tudor Arcade, South Street DT1 1BN
7.24 Specsavers (dorchester) 20/20a South Street DT1 1BS

Nearest Libraries

Puddletown Library
High Street, Puddletown, DT28RX
Telephone: 01305 848506
Distance: 6.15 Miles
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Directions from Ripp's Lane to Puddletown Library
Dorchester Library
Colliton Park, Dorchester, DT11XJ
Telephone: 01305 224440224652
Distance: 7.04 Miles
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Directions from Ripp's Lane to Dorchester Library
Sturminster Newton Library
Brinsley Close, Sturminster Newton, DT101EH
Telephone: 01258 472669
Distance: 9.29 Miles
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Directions from Ripp's Lane to Sturminster Newton Library
Crossways Library
Old Farm Way, Dorchester, DT28TU
Telephone: 01305 854080
Distance: 9.65 Miles
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Directions from Ripp's Lane to Crossways Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Maiden Newton Station is 6.62 miles away.

Address: Maiden Newton station, Station Road, Maiden Newton, Dorset, DT2 0AE

Maiden Newton is situated on the Heart of Wessex Line and is managed by Great Western Railway.

Maiden Newton Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Ripp's Lane to Maiden Newton Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Avoncliff01:23:30
Bath Spa01:40:30
Bradford-on-Avon01:20:30
Bristol Parkway02:20:00
Bristol Temple Meads02:02:30
Bruton00:43:00
Cam & Dursley02:40:00
Castle Cary00:38:00
Chetnole00:09:00
Dorchester West00:11:00
Filton Abbey Wood02:19:30
Freshford01:26:00
Frome00:55:00
Gloucester03:01:00
Keynsham01:50:30
Oldfield Park01:43:30
Thornford00:14:00
Trowbridge01:15:00
Upwey00:18:30
Westbury01:08:00
Weymouth00:24:00
Yate02:28:00
Yeovil Pen Mill00:23:00
Yetminster00:12:00

Chetnole Station is 7.10 miles away.

Address: Chetnole station, Stockbridge Road, Chetnole, Dorset, DT9 6EP

Chetnole is situated on the Heart of Wessex Line and is managed by Great Western Railway.

Chetnole Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Ripp's Lane to Chetnole Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Avoncliff01:14:30
Bath Spa01:31:30
Bradford-on-Avon01:11:30
Bristol Parkway02:11:00
Bristol Temple Meads01:53:00
Bruton00:34:30
Cam & Dursley02:31:00
Castle Cary00:29:30
Dorchester West00:25:00
Filton Abbey Wood02:10:30
Freshford01:17:00
Frome00:47:00
Gloucester02:52:00
Keynsham01:41:30
Maiden Newton00:11:00
Oldfield Park01:34:30
Thornford00:05:00
Trowbridge01:06:00
Upwey00:33:00
Westbury00:59:00
Weymouth00:38:00
Yate02:19:00
Yeovil Pen Mill00:14:00
Yetminster00:03:00

Dorchester West Station is 7.42 miles away.

Address: Dorchester West station, Damers Road, Dorchester, Dorset, DT1 2LB

Dorchester West is situated on the Portsmouth Direct line|South Western Main Line|Heart of Wessex Line and is managed by Great Western Railway.

Dorchester West Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Ripp's Lane to Dorchester West Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Avoncliff01:35:30
Bath Spa01:53:30
Bradford-on-Avon01:32:30
Bristol Parkway02:32:00
Bristol Temple Meads02:16:00
Bruton00:56:00
Cam & Dursley02:52:00
Castle Cary00:51:00
Chetnole00:21:00
Filton Abbey Wood02:32:00
Freshford01:38:00
Frome01:09:00
Gloucester03:15:00
Keynsham02:03:30
Maiden Newton00:13:00
Oldfield Park01:56:30
Thornford00:27:00
Trowbridge01:27:00
Upwey00:08:00
Westbury01:20:00
Weymouth00:13:00
Yate02:40:00
Yeovil Pen Mill00:36:00
Yetminster00:24:00

Dorchester South Station is 7.52 miles away.

Address: Dorchester South station, Station Approach, Dorchester, Dorset, DT1 1QX

Dorchester South is situated on the Portsmouth Direct line|South Western Main Line|Heart of Wessex Line and is managed by South Western Railway.

Dorchester South Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Ripp's Lane to Dorchester South Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Ashurst New Forest01:25:30
Basingstoke02:02:00
Bournemouth00:49:00
Branksome00:39:00
Brockenhurst01:12:00
Christchurch00:58:00
Clapham Junction02:40:00
Hamworthy00:27:00
Hinton Admiral01:03:00
Holton Heath00:23:00
London Waterloo02:46:00
Moreton (Dorset)00:06:30
New Milton01:04:30
Parkstone (Dorset)00:36:00
Pokesdown00:54:00
Poole00:32:30
Southampton Airport Parkway01:35:00
Southampton Central01:27:00
Sway01:12:00
Totton01:30:30
Upwey00:07:00
Wareham (Dorset)00:20:00
Weymouth00:11:00
Winchester01:44:00
Woking02:17:00
Wool00:12:00

Nearest Airports

Bournemouth International Airport is 26.29 miles away Directions from Ripp's Lane to Bournemouth International Airport
Bristol International Airport is 41.13 miles away Directions from Ripp's Lane to Bristol International Airport
Exeter International Airport is 43.51 miles away Directions from Ripp's Lane to Exeter International Airport
Southampton Airport is 47.55 miles away Directions from Ripp's Lane to Southampton Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Weymouth Ferry Terminal is 14.52 miles away

Directions from Ripp's Lane to Weymouth Ferry Terminal

Poole Ferry Terminal is 20.55 miles away

Directions from Ripp's Lane to Poole Ferry Terminal

Poole Quay Ferry Landing is 20.79 miles away

Directions from Ripp's Lane to Poole Quay Ferry Landing

Brownsea Island Ferry Landing is 22.57 miles away

Directions from Ripp's Lane to Brownsea Island Ferry Landing

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Ripp's Lane is approximately miles from the

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Hardy's Cottage
Gardens
Distance: 6.32 (miles)
Directions from Ripp's Lane to Hardy's Cottage
Attraction Name: Maumbury Rings
Historic Properties
Distance: 7.61 (miles)
Directions from Ripp's Lane to Maumbury Rings
Attraction Name: Max Gate
Historic Properties
Distance: 7.61 (miles)
Directions from Ripp's Lane to Max Gate
Attraction Name: Sturminster Newton Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 9.23 (miles)
Directions from Ripp's Lane to Sturminster Newton Museum
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