Egdon Glen Crossways DT2 8BQ

Egdon Glen is a Street in the Dorset village of Crossways with the postcode of DT2 8BQ.

The local council responsible for Egdon Glen is West Dorset District Council which is a District Council and the local parish council is Crossways Civil Parish.

Egdon Glen is located within the county of Dorset which is in the South West region of the UK. 111.15 miles South West from the centre of London, 5.09 miles East from the centre of Dorchester, 20.13 miles West from the centre of Bournemouth and 21.56 miles South East from the centre of Yeovil.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Egdon Glen, DT2 8BQ

Sunrise04:56
Sunset21:25

Latest Weather Conditions for Egdon Glen, DT2 8BQ

Observed at Weather Station:Isle Of Portland 23 June 2018 at 17:00 (13.44 miles away)
Current Weather:Overcast
Temperature and Humidity:16.6°C (80.1%)
Wind Direction and Speed:NW (7 mph)

Frequently asked Questions for Egdon Glen

What Council (Local Authority) is Egdon Glen in?

Egdon Glen is located within the local authority area of West Dorset District Council which is a District Council.

What Parish Council is Egdon Glen in?

Egdon Glen is located within the area of Crossways Civil Parish.

What Electoral Ward is Egdon Glen in?

Egdon Glen is located within the ward of Broadmayne & Crossways Ward.

What County is Egdon Glen in?

Egdon Glen is located within the ceremonial county of Dorset.

What Constituency is Egdon Glen in?

Egdon Glen is located within the constituency of South Dorset Co Const.

What Region of the UK is Egdon Glen in?

Egdon Glen is located within the South West region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Egdon Glen in?

Egdon Glen is located within the Dorset County Council area.

What Police Force area is Egdon Glen in?

Egdon Glen is located within the Dorset Police Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for Egdon Glen

2 Egdon Glen, Dorchester, Crossways, DT2 8BQ, 9 Egdon Glen, Dorchester, Crossways, DT2 8BQ,
3 Egdon Glen, Dorchester, Crossways, DT2 8BQ, 14 Egdon Glen, Dorchester, Crossways, DT2 8BQ,
4 Egdon Glen, Dorchester, Crossways, DT2 8BQ, 20 Egdon Glen, Dorchester, Crossways, DT2 8BQ,
5 Egdon Glen, Dorchester, Crossways, DT2 8BQ, 21 Egdon Glen, Dorchester, Crossways, DT2 8BQ,
6 Egdon Glen, Dorchester, Crossways, DT2 8BQ, 23 Egdon Glen, Dorchester, Crossways, DT2 8BQ,

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Postcodes for Egdon Glen

DT2 8BQ
Height

Height

The Central point of Egdon Glen is approximately 59 Metres above sea level
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01020538
Ons Area Name:West Dorset 011C
Average Age : 45.40
Population: 1851.00
Male Population: 876.00 (47.33%)
Female Population: 975.00 (52.67%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 11 (0.59%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data

Location Details

Egdon Glen
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Latitude50.697754
Longitude-2.322208
OS Easting (X):377246
OS Northing (Y):88792
OS Grid Reference:SY772888

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Egdon Glen

OS Landranger Map Number: 194
OS Landranger Map Name: Dorchester & Weymouth -
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Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Area Code: 01305 - Dorchester
Area Code: 01929 - Wareham
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Less than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 2.5
Median Speed: 2.8
Maximum Speed: 4.1
Next-generation access (NGA)?: N
Number of Connections: 25
House Sales

Recent House Sales in Egdon Glen

Address2 Egdon Glen, Crossways, Dorchester, Dorset, DT2 8BQ.
Sale DateFri 24 Mar 2017
Sale Price£304,000
Type of PropertyDetached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Local Council Details

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of West Dorset District
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South Walks House
South Walks Road
Dorchester
Dorset
DT1 1UZ
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Telephone Number: 01305 251 010
Details for the Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of South Dorset
The Member of Parliament is Richard Drax
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In the 2017 General Election Richard Drax won with a majority of 11695 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 72323
Wards, Parishes and County Councils
Ward: Broadmayne & Crossways Ward
Parish: Crossways CP
Ceremonial County: Dorset
County Council: Dorset County Council
Policing for Egdon Glen

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force: Dorset Police
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Dorchester and Sherborne section is comprised of Dorchester, Sherborne and their surrounding towns and villages. The section covers a vast 280 square miles (due to its predominantly rural geography) which constitutes a population of around 60,000 people.

The section covers a large area of Dorset's beautiful countryside and two very attractive towns in Dorchester and Sherborne. Dorchester is in fact the county town and both are steeped in history and culture inevitably making the area a tourism hotspot.

Dorchester and Sherborne section has an excellent policing team. The section is always driven to make the area even safer and we work hard to ensure that we deliver local policing as well as an effective response service. Every area in the section has a dedicated Safer Neighbourhood Team (SNT), made up of police officers, PCSOs and special constables who are committed to improving their areas.

Inspector Steve Marsh

Dorchester & Sherborne Neighbourhood Inspector

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Telephone: 101
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Hotels Near Egdon Glen

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Car Parks

Nearest Car Parks

Moreton (Dorset) Station Car Park
B3390, Moreton, Dorset
Moreton
DT2 8BB
Distance: 1.06 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 08456000650
Operated by: South West Trains
Troy Town Copse Car Park
A35, Puddletown, Dorset
Puddletown
DT2 8QS
Distance: 6.64 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
Ringstead Car Park
Gallows Hill, Osmington Mills, Dorset
Osmington Mills
DT2 8NQ
Distance: 6.70 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01297489481
Operated by: National Trust
Fishers Place Car Park
Fishers Place, Ringstead, Dorset
Ringstead
DT2 8NG
Distance: 7.95 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

BMI The Winterbourne Hospital
Address: Herringston Road, Dorchester, DT1 2DR,
Independent Sector
BMI Healthcare
Telephone: 01305 263252
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 8.43 (km)
Directions from Egdon Glen to BMI The Winterbourne Hospital
Maiden Castle House
Address: 30 Maiden Castle Road, Dorchester, DT1 2ER,
Independent Sector
Dorset Healthcare University NHS Foundation Trust
Distance: 8.65 (km)
Directions from Egdon Glen to Maiden Castle House
Dorset County Hospital
Address: Williams Avenue, Dorchester, DT1 2JY,
NHS Sector
Dorset County Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01305 251150
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 8.96 (km)
Directions from Egdon Glen to Dorset County Hospital
Forston Clinic
Address: Herrison Road, Dorschester, DT2 9TB,
NHS Sector
Dorset Healthcare University NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01305 361300
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 11.16 (km)
Directions from Egdon Glen to Forston Clinic
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Bovington Dental Centre
Address: Bovington, Wareham, Dorset, BH20 6JA
Distance: 5.75 (km)
Directions from Egdon Glen to Bovington Dental Centre
Chalk Pit Lane Dental Surgery
Address: Chalk Pit Lane Dental Surgery, 1 Chalk Pit Lane, Wool, Wareham, Dorset, BH20 6DW
Distance: 6.92 (km)
Directions from Egdon Glen to Chalk Pit Lane Dental Surgery
Mouthpeace Dental Practice
Address: 1 Chalk Pit Lane, Wool, Wareham, Dorset, BH20 6DW
Distance: 6.92 (km)
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A Country Practice
Address: A Country Practice, 40 Great Western Road, Dorchester, Dorset, DT1 1UF
Distance: 8.39 (km)
Directions from Egdon Glen to A Country Practice
Nearest Schools

Nearest Schools

Frome Valley CofE VA First School
Distance: 0.66 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 137
Address: School Drive, Crossways, DT2 8WR
Telephone: 01305852643
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Egdon Glen to Frome Valley CofE VA First School
Broadmayne First School
Distance: 4.29 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 137
Address: Knighton Lane, Broadmayne, DT2 8PH
Telephone: 01305852471
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Egdon Glen to Broadmayne First School
Bovington Primary School
Distance: 5.39 Kilometers
Type: Community School
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 302
Address: Holt Road, Bovington, BH20 6LE
Telephone: 01929462744
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Egdon Glen to Bovington Primary School
St Mary's Church of England Middle School, Puddletown
Distance: 5.61 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 498
Address: Puddletown, DT2 8SA
Telephone: 01305848293
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Egdon Glen to St Mary's Church of England Middle School, Puddletown
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Broadmayne Surgery
Address: The Surgery, Osmington Drove, Broadmayne, Dorchester, Dorset, DT2 8EP
Telephone: 01305 852231
Distance: 5.01 (km)
Directions from Egdon Glen to Broadmayne Surgery
Puddletown Surgery
Address: Puddletown Surgery, Athelhampton Road, Puddletown, Dorset, DT2 8FY
Telephone: 01305 848333
Distance: 5.56 (km)
Directions from Egdon Glen to Puddletown Surgery
Bovington Medical Centre
Address: Sir Richard Hull Road, Bovington, Wareham, Dorset, BH20 6JA
Distance: 5.75 (km)
Directions from Egdon Glen to Bovington Medical Centre
The Wellbridge Practice
Address: The Wellbridge Practice, Wool Surgery, Meadow Lane, Wool Wareham, Dorset, BH20 6DR
Telephone: 01929 462376
Distance: 7.13 (km)
Directions from Egdon Glen to The Wellbridge Practice
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Crossways Library
Old Farm Way, Dorchester, DT28TU
Telephone: 01305 854080
Distance: 0.5 Kilometres
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Puddletown Library
High Street, Puddletown, DT28RX
Telephone: 01305 848506
Distance: 5.74 Kilometres
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Wool Library
Colliers Lane, Wool, BH206DL
Telephone: 01929 405259
Distance: 7.01 Kilometres
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Dorchester Library
Colliton Park, Dorchester, DT11XJ
Telephone: 01305 224440224652
Distance: 8.54 Kilometres
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Directions from Egdon Glen to Dorchester Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Nearest Rail Stations

Moreton (Dorset) Station is 0.72 Kilometers away

Directions from Egdon Glen to Moreton (Dorset) Rail Station

Moreton (Dorset) station is operated by South West Trains in the South Dorset area on the Southampton - Weymouth stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Ashurst New Forest • Basingstoke • Beaulieu Road • Bournemouth • Branksome • Brockenhurst • Christchurch • Clapham Junction • Dorchester South • Eastleigh • Hamworthy • Hinton Admiral • Holton Heath • New Milton • Parkstone • Pokesdown • Poole • Southampton Airport (Parkway) • Southampton Central • Sway • Totton • Upwey • Wareham • Waterloo • Weymouth • Winchester • Woking • Wool

Wool Station is 7.31 Kilometers away

Directions from Egdon Glen to Wool Rail Station

Wool station is operated by South West Trains in the South Dorset area on the Southampton - Weymouth stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Ashurst New Forest • Basingstoke • Beaulieu Road • Bournemouth • Branksome • Brockenhurst • Christchurch • Clapham Junction • Dorchester South • Eastleigh • Hamworthy • Hinton Admiral • Holton Heath • Moreton (Dorset) • New Milton • Parkstone • Pokesdown • Poole • Southampton Airport (Parkway) • Southampton Central • Sway • Totton • Upwey • Wareham • Waterloo • Weymouth • Winchester • Woking

Dorchester South Station is 8.2 Kilometers away

Directions from Egdon Glen to Dorchester South Rail Station

Dorchester South station is operated by South West Trains in the West Dorset area on the Southampton - Weymouth stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Ashurst New Forest • Basingstoke • Beaulieu Road • Bournemouth • Branksome • Brockenhurst • Christchurch • Clapham Junction • Eastleigh • Hamworthy • Hinton Admiral • Holton Heath • Moreton (Dorset) • New Milton • Parkstone • Pokesdown • Poole • Southampton Airport (Parkway) • Southampton Central • Sway • Totton • Upwey • Wareham • Waterloo • Weymouth • Winchester • Woking • Wool

Dorchester West Station is 8.59 Kilometers away

Directions from Egdon Glen to Dorchester West Rail Station

Dorchester West 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 • 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 • Yetminster

Nearest Airports

Nearest Airports

Bournemouth International Airport is 35.59 Kilometers away Directions from Egdon Glen to Bournemouth International Airport
Southampton Airport is 73.13 Kilometers away Directions from Egdon Glen to Southampton Airport
Exeter International Airport is 77.08 Kilometers away Directions from Egdon Glen to Exeter International Airport
Bristol International Airport is 81.22 Kilometers away Directions from Egdon Glen to Bristol International Airport
Nearest Ferry Services

Nearest Ferry Services

Weymouth Ferry Terminal is 13.34 Kilometers away

Directions from Egdon Glen to Weymouth Ferry Terminal

Poole Ferry Terminal is 23.18 Kilometers away

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Poole Quay Ferry Landing is 23.75 Kilometers away

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Brownsea Island Ferry Landing is 25.77 Kilometers away

Directions from Egdon Glen to Brownsea Island Ferry Landing

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Egdon Glen is approximately 3.70 miles from the A35
Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

WAITROSE LTD
42 - 44 West Street, Bridport, Dorset, DT6 3QP
Distance: 1.31 Kilometres
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Londis
N A A F I 809, Gaza Road, Bovington, Dorset, BH20 6LB
Distance: 5.54 Kilometres
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Londis
N A A F I 809 Gaza Road, Bovington, Dorset, BH20 6LB
Distance: 5.54 Kilometres
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WAITROSE LTD
Waitrose, Tudor Arcade South Street, Dorchester, Dorset, DT1 1BN
Distance: 8.23 Kilometres
Directions from Egdon Glen to WAITROSE LTD
Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: The Tank Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 5.56 (km)
Directions from Egdon Glen to The Tank Museum
Attraction Name: Hardy's Cottage
Gardens
Distance: 5.98 (km)
Directions from Egdon Glen to Hardy's Cottage
Attraction Name: Max Gate
Historic Properties
Distance: 6.98 (km)
Directions from Egdon Glen to Max Gate
Attraction Name: Maumbury Rings
Historic Properties
Distance: 8.37 (km)
Directions from Egdon Glen to Maumbury Rings