Marksmead in Drimpton DT8 3RZ

Marksmead is a Street in the Dorset village of Drimpton with the postcode of DT8 3RZ and measures approximately 159 metres long.

The average house in Marksmead sells for £309,300.00

There is only one street named Marksmead making it unique in Great Britain.

Marksmead is within the area of West Dorset 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 Seaborough.

The average elevation of Marksmead is roughly 100.42 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 104.10 and the lowest point being 98.50. A change of 5.60 metres.

Average House Prices for Marksmead
YearSalesAverage House Price
20192£316,250.
20161£375,000.
20152£269,500.

Marksmead is located within the county of Dorset which is in the South West (England) region of the UK. 126.64 miles West from the centre of London, 11.01 miles South West from the centre of Yeovil, 16.79 miles South East from the centre of Taunton and 19.44 miles North West from the centre of Dorchester.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Marksmead, DT8 3RZ

Sunrise05:54
Sunset20:36

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DT8 3RZ

Latest Weather Conditions for Marksmead, DT8 3RZ

Observed at Weather Station:Yeovilton 12 August 2020 at 20:00 (13.97 miles away)
Current Weather:Cloudy
Temperature and Humidity:23.1°C (69.8%)
Wind Direction and Speed:SE (2 mph)

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Budget Hotels near Marksmead Drimpton

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Travelodge Ilminster
Address:A303, Horton Cross, Ilminster, TA19 9PT
Telephone:0871 984 6229 Learn More
7.89
2: Name:Premier Inn Yeovil Airfield
Address:1 Alvington Lane
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9.73
3: Name:Premier Inn Yeovil Town Centre
Address:Key Market House
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11.18
4: Name:Premier Inn Seaton
Address:Harbour Road
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14.03
5: Name:Travelodge Yeovil Podimore
Address:Podimore Services, A303 Roundabout, Nr. Yeovil, BA22 8JG
Telephone:0871 984 6059 Learn More
14.48

Buying a House in Marksmead? View our Mortgage Examples

Mortgage Calculator for the Lowest Priced Property on Marksmead
Total Price of Property£244,000
Minimum Deposit£12,200.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£711.67
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£1,221.52
Mortgage Calculator for the Highest Priced Property on Marksmead
Total Price of Property£375,000
Minimum Deposit£18,750.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£1,093.75
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£1,877.34
Mortgage Calculator for the Average Priced Property on Marksmead
Total Price of Property£309,300
Minimum Deposit£15,465.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£902.13
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£1,548.43

Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Marksmead above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
100.4298.50104.105.60

Frequently asked Questions for Marksmead

What Council (Local Authority) is Marksmead in?

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

What Parish Council is Marksmead in?

Marksmead is located within the area of Seaborough Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is Marksmead in?

Marksmead is located within the ward of Broadwindsor.

What County is Marksmead in?

Marksmead is located within the ceremonial county of Dorset.

What Constituency is Marksmead in?

Marksmead is located within the constituency of West Dorset.

What Part of the UK is Marksmead in?

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

What County Council area is Marksmead in?

Marksmead is located within the Dorset Council area.

What Police Force area is Marksmead in?

Marksmead is located within the Dorset Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for Marksmead

Dunnings, Marksmead, Beaminster, Drimpton, DT8 3RZ, Marksmead, Beaminster, Drimpton, DT8 3RZ,

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Location Details

Marksmead
Map showing the location of Marksmead
Latitude50.842848
Longitude-2.829373
OS Easting (X):341612
OS Northing (Y):105203
OS Grid Reference:ST416052

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Marksmead

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00103966
ONS Area NameRural Employment and Retirees
Average Age50.58
Area Population1736.00
Male Population865.00 (50%)
Female Population871.00 (50%)
Benefit Claimants5 (0%)
LSOA Code:E01020506
LSOA Name:West Dorset 003D
SOA Code:2a
SOA Name:Ageing rural neighbourhoods
MSOA Code:E02004271
MSOA Name:West Dorset 003

Nearest Supermarkets

Waitrose Crewkerne
South Street, Crewkerne, Somerset, TA18 8DA
01460 72470
Distance: 3.14 Miles
Directions from Marksmead to Waitrose Crewkerne
Tesco Chard Superstore
Tapstone Rd, Chard, TA20 2LW
0345 677 9141
Distance: 5.85 Miles
Directions from Marksmead to Tesco Chard Superstore
Sainsburys Chard
Holyrood Street, Chard, England, TA20 2AJ
01460 599830
Distance: 6.28 Miles
Directions from Marksmead to Sainsburys Chard
Tesco Ilminster Superstore
Shudrick Ln, Ilminster, TA19 0BQ
0345 675 7060
Distance: 6.69 Miles
Directions from Marksmead to Tesco Ilminster Superstore

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01460 - Chard
Area Code: 01297 - Axminster
Area Code: 01308 - Bridport

 Broadband Information

Speed Average Speed Median Speed Maximum Speed Next-generation access (NGA) Number of Connections
Less than 2 Mbps 3.7 4 6.3 N 18

 Recent House Sales in Marksmead

Address21 Marksmead, , Dorset, DT8 3RZ.
Sale DateFri 04 Oct 2019
Sale Price£285,000
Type of PropertySemi-Detached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address15 Marksmead, , Dorset, DT8 3RZ.
Sale DateMon 25 Nov 2019
Sale Price£347,500
Type of PropertyDetached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
AddressTHE BRIARS, 10 Marksmead, , Dorset, DT8 3RZ.
Sale DateThu 14 Jul 2016
Sale Price£375,000
Type of PropertyDetached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address3 Marksmead, , Dorset, DT8 3RZ.
Sale DateFri 07 Aug 2015
Sale Price£244,000
Type of PropertyDetached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address6 Marksmead, , Dorset, DT8 3RZ.
Sale DateFri 17 Jul 2015
Sale Price£295,000
Type of PropertyDetached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold

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: Broadwindsor Ward
Parish: Seaborough Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Dorset
County Council: Dorset Council

Nearest Car Parks

Crewkerne Station Car Park
Station Road, Crewkerne, Somerset
Crewkerne
TA18 8AL
Distance: 3.10 km (click for directions)
Weekly, monthly, three monthly and annual parking tickets available.
Telephone: 08456000650
Operated by: South West Trains
West Street Car Park
West Street, Crewkerne, Somerset
Crewkerne
TA18 8AX
Distance: 3.12 km (click for directions)
Charges apply from 8am - 6pm, Monday to Saturday. Parking is free on Sundays and after 6pm. Voucher discount scheme operates for Blue Badge holders - see website. Season tickets available.
Telephone: 08453371000
Operated by: South Somerset District Council
South Street (Waitrose) Car Park
South Street, Crewkerne, Somerset
Crewkerne
TA18 8DA
Distance: 3.24 km (click for directions)
Charges apply from 8am - 6pm Monday - Saturday. Voucher discount scheme operates for Blue Badge holders - see website. 3 hours maximum stay
Telephone: 08453371000
Operated by: South Somerset District Council
Henhayes Car Park
Bryants Row, Crewkerne, Somerset
Crewkerne
TA18 7LZ
Distance: 3.25 km (click for directions)
Charging hours 8am-6pm Monday to Saturday
Telephone: 08453371000
Operated by: South Somerset District Council

Nearest Schools

Broadwindsor Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School
Distance: 1.93 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 17/10/2013)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 102
Address: Broadwindsor Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School, Drimpton Road, Broadwindsor, DT8 3QL
Head: Mr Philip Smith (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Marksmead to Broadwindsor Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School
Parrett and Axe Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School
Distance: 2.37 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 07/03/2011)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 127
Address: Parrett and Axe Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School, Fairoak Way, Mosterton, DT8 3JQ
Head: Mr Simon Smith (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Marksmead to Parrett and Axe Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School
Maiden Beech Academy
Distance: 2.56 Miles
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 10/07/2015)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 392
Address: Maiden Beech Academy, Lyme Road, TA18 8HG
Head: Carl Winch (Headteacher)
Telephone: 0146072677
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Marksmead to Maiden Beech Academy
Winsham Primary School
Distance: 2.73 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 4 Inadequate ( Inspected 01/11/2017)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Address: Winsham Primary School, Church Street, Winsham, TA20 4HU
Head: Lindsay Gabriel ()
Telephone: 0146030377
Directions from Marksmead to Winsham Primary School

Nearest Hospitals

Crewkerne Community Hospital
Address: Middle Path, Crewkerne, TA18 8BG,
NHS Sector
Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01460 72491
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 2.92 (miles)
Directions from Marksmead to Crewkerne Community Hospital
Chard Community Hospital
Address: Crewkerne Road, Chard, TA20 1NF,
NHS Sector
Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01460 238220
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 5.81 (miles)
Directions from Marksmead to Chard Community Hospital
Bridport Community Hospital
Address: Hospital Lane, North Allington, Bridport, DT6 5DR,
NHS Sector
Dorset Healthcare University NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01308 422371
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 7.46 (miles)
Directions from Marksmead to Bridport Community Hospital
Greenfields Day Hospital
Address: Hospital Lane, Bridport, DT6 5DR,
Independent Sector
Dorset Healthcare University NHS Foundation Trust
Distance: 7.46 (miles)
Directions from Marksmead to Greenfields Day Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Marksmead

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Marksmead
3.17 Black Swan Dental Spa 21a-23 Market Street TA18 7JU
3.28 Orchard Lane Dental Practice Orchard Lane TA18 7AF
3.64 The Crewkerne Dental Centre 4 Bere Court, Old Mill Lane TA18 7BN
4.56 The Minster Dental Health Centre 3 Church Street DT8 3AZ
6.19 Springside Dental Surgery 33a Fore Street TA20 1PT

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Marksmead

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near
2.94 Crewkerne Health Centre, Crewkerne Middle Path TA18 8BX tel:01460 72435
3.12 West One Surgery West Street TA18 8AY
4.27 Tunnel Road Surgery 24 Tunnel Road DT8 3AB
4.60 Barton House Med Practice Barton House DT8 3EQ tel:01308 861938
6.13 Essex House Medical Centre, Chard 59 Fore Street TA20 1QA tel:01460 63071

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Marksmead

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near
2.92 Well Crewkerne - Middle Path Middle Path TA18 8BG tel:01460 72042
3.17 Boots Uk Limited 8-10 Market Street TA18 7LA tel:01460 72310
4.48 Beaminster Pharmacy 20 Hogshill Street DT8 3AA tel:01308 862288
4.70 Merriott Pharmacy 2 Broadway TA16 5QG tel:01460 72222
6.13 Lloydspharmacy 61 Fore Street TA20 1QA tel:01460 63051

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Marksmead

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Marksmead
3.16 Vision Express (crewkerne) 23 South Street TA18 8DA
3.20 Millicans Eye Centre 4 Market Street TA18 7JY
3.20 Robert Frith Optometrists Ltd (crewkerne) 4 Market Street TA18 7JY
6.22 Stephen Beswetherick Opticians 60 Holyrood Street TA20 2AL
6.24 Robert Frith Optometrists (chard) 18 Fore Street TA20 1PP

Nearest Libraries

Crewkerne Library
Falkland Square, Crewkerne, TA187JS
Telephone: 0845 345 9177
Distance: 3.2 Miles
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Directions from Marksmead to Crewkerne Library
Beaminster Library
6 Fleet Street, Beaminster, DT83EF
Telephone: 01308 862362
Distance: 4.58 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Marksmead to Beaminster Library
Chard Library
Holyrood Lace Mill, Chard, TA202YA
Telephone: 0845 345 9177
Distance: 6.21 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Marksmead to Chard Library
Ilminster Library
Ditton Street, Ilminster, TA190BW
Telephone: 0845 345 9177
Distance: 6.65 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Marksmead to Ilminster Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Crewkerne Station is 3.00 miles away.

Address: Crewkerne station, Station Road, Crewkerne, Dorset, TA18 8AU

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

Crewkerne Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Marksmead to Crewkerne Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Andover01:24:00
Axminster00:14:00
Basingstoke01:45:00
Clapham Junction02:23:00
Cranbrook (Devon)00:41:00
Exeter Central00:51:00
Exeter St David's00:54:00
Feniton00:32:30
Gillingham (Dorset)00:32:00
Grateley01:18:00
Honiton00:27:00
London Waterloo02:34:30
Overton01:39:00
Pinhoe00:45:00
Salisbury01:03:00
Sherborne00:16:00
Templecombe00:24:00
Tisbury00:42:00
Whimple00:37:00
Whitchurch (Hampshire)01:33:00
Woking02:05:00
Yeovil Junction00:10:00

Axminster Station is 8.87 miles away.

Address: Axminster station, Station Yard, Axminster, Devon, EX13 5PF

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

Axminster Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Marksmead to Axminster Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Andover01:37:00
Basingstoke01:58:00
Clapham Junction02:36:00
Cranbrook (Devon)00:27:00
Crewkerne00:13:00
Exeter Central00:37:00
Exeter St David's00:40:00
Feniton00:18:00
Gillingham (Dorset)00:45:00
Grateley01:31:00
Honiton00:13:00
London Waterloo02:47:30
Overton01:52:00
Pinhoe00:31:00
Salisbury01:16:00
Sherborne00:29:00
Templecombe00:37:00
Tisbury00:55:00
Whimple00:22:00
Whitchurch (Hampshire)01:46:00
Woking02:18:00
Yeovil Junction00:23:00

Yeovil Junction Station is 10.99 miles away.

Address: Yeovil Junction station, off Newton Road, Stoford, Somerset, BA22 9UU

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

Yeovil Junction Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Marksmead to Yeovil Junction Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Andover01:13:00
Axminster00:24:00
Basingstoke01:36:00
Clapham Junction02:15:00
Cranbrook (Devon)00:51:00
Crewkerne00:10:00
Exeter Central01:01:00
Exeter St David's01:04:00
Feniton00:42:00
Gillingham (Dorset)00:22:00
Grateley01:07:00
Honiton00:37:00
London Waterloo02:25:00
Overton01:29:00
Pinhoe00:55:00
Salisbury00:54:00
Sherborne00:06:00
Templecombe00:14:00
Tisbury00:32:00
Whimple00:46:30
Whitchurch (Hampshire)01:23:00
Woking01:55:00

Chetnole Station is 11.26 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 Marksmead 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

Nearest Airports

Exeter International Airport is 26.79 miles away Directions from Marksmead to Exeter International Airport
Bristol International Airport is 37.93 miles away Directions from Marksmead to Bristol International Airport
Bournemouth International Airport is 43.78 miles away Directions from Marksmead to Bournemouth International Airport
Cardiff International Airport is 44.3 miles away Directions from Marksmead to Cardiff International Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Bridgwater Ferry Terminal is 21.92 miles away

Directions from Marksmead to Bridgwater Ferry Terminal

Weymouth Ferry Terminal is 23.24 miles away

Directions from Marksmead to Weymouth Ferry Terminal

Topsham (Turf Lock Ferry) Ferry Landing is 29.96 miles away

Directions from Marksmead to Topsham (Turf Lock Ferry) Ferry Landing

Topsham Ferry Landing is 30 miles away

Directions from Marksmead to Topsham Ferry Landing

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Marksmead is approximately 6.43 miles from the A303

Junction: M5 J25/A358 - 15.83 Miles Away

Directions from Marksmead to M5 J25/A358

Junction: M5 J26/A38 - 18.16 Miles Away

Directions from Marksmead to M5 J26/A38

Junction: M5 J24/A38 - 19.28 Miles Away

Directions from Marksmead to M5 J24/A38

Junction: M5 J23/A39 - 23.35 Miles Away

Directions from Marksmead to M5 J23/A39

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Charmouth Heritage Coast Centre
Visitor Centres
Distance: 8.2 (miles)
Directions from Marksmead to Charmouth Heritage Coast Centre
Attraction Name: Barrington Court
Historic Properties
Distance: 8.3 (miles)
Directions from Marksmead to Barrington Court
Attraction Name: Montacute House
Historic Properties
Distance: 9.05 (miles)
Directions from Marksmead to Montacute House
Attraction Name: Tintinhull Garden
Gardens
Distance: 10.52 (miles)
Directions from Marksmead to Tintinhull Garden