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Battens in Stockland

Battens is a Street in the Devon village of Stockland and measures approximately 94 metres long.

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

Battens is within the area of East Devon District Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax and the local parish council is Stockland.

Battens has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 12100387 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of Battens is roughly 96.21 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 100.10 and the lowest point being 95.10. A change of 5.00 metres.

Battens is located within the county of Devon which is in the South West (England) region of the UK. 136.66 miles West from the centre of London, 12.26 miles South from the centre of Taunton, 20.57 miles West from the centre of Yeovil and 21.61 miles East from the centre of Exeter.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Battens

Sunrise07:55
Sunset17:55

Latest Weather Conditions for Battens

Observed at Weather Station:Dunkeswell Aerodrome 27 October 2020 at 18:00 (7.42 miles away)
Current Weather:Partly cloudy (night)
Temperature and Humidity:9.1°C (83.2%)
Wind Direction and Speed:WSW (10 mph)
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Budget Hotels near Battens Stockland

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Premier Inn Honiton
Address:Turks Head Lane
Telephone: Learn More
6.54
2: Name:Travelodge Ilminster
Address:A303, Horton Cross, Ilminster, TA19 9PT
Telephone:0871 984 6229 Learn More
8.87
3: Name:Premier Inn Seaton
Address:Harbour Road
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9.23
4: Name:Days Inn Taunton
Address:Taunton Deane Service Area, Trull
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10.04
5: Name:Travelodge Wellington Somerset
Address:West Park, Wellington, TA21 9AD
Telephone:0871 559 1858 Learn More
11.50
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Battens above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
96.2195.10100.105.00

Frequently asked Questions for Battens

What Council (Local Authority) is Battens in?

Battens is located within the local authority area of East Devon District Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Battens in?

Battens is located within the area of Stockland Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is Battens in?

Battens is located within the ward of Otterhead.

What County is Battens in?

Battens is located within the ceremonial county of Devon.

What Constituency is Battens in?

Battens is located within the constituency of Tiverton and Honiton.

What Part of the UK is Battens in?

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

What County Council area is Battens in?

Battens is located within the Devon Council area.

What Police Force area is Battens in?

Battens is located within the Devon and Cornwall Police area.

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Location Details

Battens
Map showing the location of Battens
Latitude50.838077
Longitude-3.072583
OS Easting (X):324483
OS Northing (Y):104893
OS Grid Reference:ST245049

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Battens

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  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00100917
ONS Area NameEstablished Farming Communities
Average Age48.10
Area Population2201.00
Male Population1114.00 (51%)
Female Population1087.00 (49%)
Benefit Claimants13 (1%)
LSOA Code:E01019938
LSOA Name:East Devon 001B
SOA Code:2c
SOA Name:Remoter communities
MSOA Code:E02004129
MSOA Name:East Devon 001
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Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Axminster Superstore
Shand Park, West St, Axminster, EX13 5NG
0345 677 9019
Distance: 4.96 Miles
Directions from Battens to Tesco Axminster Superstore
Sainsburys Chard
Holyrood Street, Chard, England, TA20 2AJ
01460 599830
Distance: 5.19 Miles
Directions from Battens to Sainsburys Chard
Tesco Chard Superstore
Tapstone Rd, Chard, TA20 2LW
0345 677 9141
Distance: 5.73 Miles
Directions from Battens to Tesco Chard Superstore
Iceland Honiton
Lace Walk, Honiton, Devon, EX14 1LR
0140446032
Distance: 5.8 Miles
Directions from Battens to Iceland Honiton

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01297 - Axminster
Area Code: 01460 - Chard
Area Code: 01404 - Honiton

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of East Devon District Council
Visit the Council's Website
Council Offices, Knowle, Sidmouth, Devon, EX10 8HL
Send email
Telephone Number: 01395 516 551
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of
The Member of Parliament is Neil Parish
Details for the MP Neil Parish on parliament.uk
Details for the MP Neil Parish on theyworkforyou.com
In the 2019 General Election Neil Parish won with a majority of 24,239 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 82,953
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Otterhead Ward
Parish: Stockland Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Devon
County Council: Devon Council

Nearest Car Parks

Membury Car Park
Church Lane, Membury, Devon
Membury
EX13 7AF
Distance: 2.24 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
Dumpdon Hill Fort Car Park
Dumpdon Lane, Beacon, Devon
Beacon
EX14 4TP
Distance: 4.24 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01752346585
Operated by: National Trust
Dumpdon Woods Car Park
Dumpton Lane, Beacon, Devon
Beacon
EX14 4TY
Distance: 4.33 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
Offwell Woodland Education Centre Car Park
A35, Offwell, Devon
Offwell
EX14 9SW
Distance: 4.82 km (click for directions)
Access to the centre is limited to pedestrian access. (Disabled persons may access the Centre by car by prior arrangement with the Trust.) Cars should be parked in the Village Hall car park.
Telephone: 01594933057
Operated by: Forestry Commission
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Nearest Schools

Stockland Church of England Primary Academy
Distance: 0.24 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 17/12/2007)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 107
Address: Stockland Church of England Primary Academy, Stockland, EX14 9EF
Head: Principal Clive Hellawell (Principal)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Battens to Stockland Church of England Primary Academy
Membury Primary Academy
Distance: 2.23 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 18/05/2015)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 31
Address: Membury Primary Academy, Membury, EX13 7AF
Head: Tracey Leganski (Head of School)
Directions from Battens to Membury Primary Academy
Upottery Primary School
Distance: 3.27 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 29/11/2013)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 104
Address: Upottery Primary School, Upottery, EX14 9QT
Head: Mr Chris Legg (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Battens to Upottery Primary School
St Andrew's CofE Primary Academy
Distance: 4.13 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected 01/11/2017)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 110
Address: St Andrew's CofE Primary Academy, Chardstock, EX13 7BJ
Head: Mrs Tracey Leganski (Head of School)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Battens to St Andrew's CofE Primary Academy

Nearest Hospitals

Axminster Hospital
Address: Chard Street, Axminster, EX13 5DU,
NHS Sector
Royal Devon and Exeter NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01297 630400
Distance: 5.01 (miles)
Directions from Battens to Axminster Hospital
Honiton Hospital
Address: Marlpits Lane, Honiton, EX14 2DE,
NHS Sector
Royal Devon and Exeter NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01404 540540
Distance: 5.8 (miles)
Directions from Battens to Honiton Hospital
Chard Community Hospital
Address: Crewkerne Road, Chard, TA20 1NF,
NHS Sector
Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01460 238220
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 5.83 (miles)
Directions from Battens to Chard Community Hospital
Seaton Hospital
Address: Valley View Road, Seaton, EX12 2UU,
Independent Sector
Royal Devon and Exeter NHS Foundation Trust
Distance: 8.73 (miles)
Directions from Battens to Seaton Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Battens

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Battens
5.08 Axminster Dental Practice Weycroft Avenue EX13 5HU
5.34 Springside Dental Surgery 33a Fore Street TA20 1PT
5.34 Whitecross Dental Care 32 Fore Street TA20 1PT
5.73 Honiton Dental Centre 38 New Street EX14 1BU
5.80 Den Dental Group Honiton Hospital, Marlpits Lane EX14 2DE

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Battens

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near
5.01 Scott Rowe Axminster Hospital, Chard Street EX13 5DU
5.06 Springmead Surgery, Chard Summerfields Road TA20 2EW tel:01460 64457
5.07 Restharrow Church Street EX13 5AQ
5.09 Axminster Medical Practice St. Thomas Court, Church Street EX13 5AG tel:01297 32126
5.13 Tawstock Medical Centre, Chard Tawstock Medical Centre, St Marys Crescent TA20 2DZ tel:01460 67763

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Battens

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near
5.02 Boots Uk Limited Trinity Square EX13 5AP
5.02 Morton's Pharmacy Trinity Square EX13 5AP tel:01297 32115
5.21 Lloydspharmacy Unit 1 Stringfellow Mews, Holyrood Street TA20 2AJ tel:01460 63089
5.26 Boots Uk Limited 5 Fore Street TA20 1PH tel:01460 63114
5.41 Lloydspharmacy 61 Fore Street TA20 1QA tel:01460 63051

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Battens

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Battens
5.01 Bennett And Rogers Opticians (axminster) 11a West Street EX13 5NU
5.03 Vision Express (axminster) Chard Street EX13 5DZ
5.20 Stephen Beswetherick Opticians 60 Holyrood Street TA20 2AL
5.26 Specsavers (chard) 2 Fore Street TA20 1PH
5.27 The Eyecare Team Stonebridge, Springfield Road EX14 9TL

Nearest Libraries

Axminster Library
South Street, Axminster, EX135AD
Telephone: 01297 32693
Distance: 5.11 Miles
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Directions from Battens to Axminster Library
Chard Library
Holyrood Lace Mill, Chard, TA202YA
Telephone: 0845 345 9177
Distance: 5.26 Miles
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Directions from Battens to Chard Library
Honiton Library
48-50 New Street, Honiton, EX141BS
Telephone: 01404 42818
Distance: 5.75 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Battens to Honiton Library
Colyton Library
High Street, Colyton, EX246NQ
Telephone: 01297 552877
Distance: 6.77 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Battens to Colyton Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Axminster Station is 5.05 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 Battens 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

Honiton Station is 5.75 miles away.

Address: Honiton station, Church Hill, Honiton, Devon, EX14 2DA

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

Honiton Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Battens to Honiton Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Andover01:48:00
Axminster00:11:00
Basingstoke02:09:00
Clapham Junction02:47:00
Cranbrook (Devon)00:13:00
Crewkerne00:24:00
Exeter Central00:24:00
Exeter St David's00:27:00
Feniton00:06:00
Gillingham (Dorset)00:56:00
Grateley01:42:00
London Waterloo02:58:30
Overton02:03:00
Pinhoe00:18:00
Salisbury01:27:00
Sherborne00:40:00
Templecombe00:48:00
Tisbury01:06:00
Whimple00:10:00
Whitchurch (Hampshire)01:57:00
Woking02:29:00
Yeovil Junction00:34:00

Feniton Station is 9.95 miles away.

Address: Feniton station, Feniton, Devon, , EX14 3BT

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

Feniton Station is staffed on a full time basis.

Directions from Battens to Feniton Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Andover01:57:00
Axminster00:19:00
Basingstoke02:20:00
Clapham Junction02:57:00
Cranbrook (Devon)00:09:30
Crewkerne00:32:00
Exeter Central00:19:00
Exeter St David's00:22:00
Gillingham (Dorset)01:04:00
Grateley01:50:30
Honiton00:08:00
London Waterloo03:07:30
Overton02:11:30
Pinhoe00:14:00
Salisbury01:37:00
Sherborne00:48:00
Templecombe00:56:00
Tisbury01:14:00
Whimple00:05:00
Whitchurch (Hampshire)02:05:30
Woking02:38:30
Yeovil Junction00:42:00

Taunton Station is 12.89 miles away.

Address: Taunton station, Station Approach, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 1QP

Taunton is situated on the Reading to Taunton Line|Bristol to Exeter Line and is managed by Great Western Railway.

Taunton Station is staffed on a full time basis.

Directions from Battens to Taunton Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Alnmouth06:08:00
Bedminster01:01:00
Berwick-upon-Tweed06:30:00
Birmingham New Street02:10:00
Bodmin Parkway02:13:00
Bridgwater00:11:00
Bristol Parkway00:50:00
Bristol Temple Meads00:44:00
Burton-on-Trent02:33:00
Camborne03:07:00
Cardiff Central02:04:00
Castle Cary00:21:00
Cheltenham Spa01:22:00
Chesterfield03:11:00
Darlington05:07:00
Dawlish00:44:00
Derby02:52:00
Dunbar06:52:00
Durham05:24:00
Edinburgh07:18:00
Exeter St David's00:29:00
Filton Abbey Wood01:20:00
Hayle03:25:00
Haymarket07:24:00
Highbridge & Burnham00:18:00
Ivybridge01:22:30
Leeds04:15:00
Liskeard02:00:30
London Paddington02:05:00
Lostwithiel02:27:00
Macclesfield03:24:00
Manchester Piccadilly03:45:30
Nailsea & Backwell00:49:00
Newbury01:18:00
Newcastle05:42:00
Newport (South Wales)01:50:00
Newton Abbot00:50:00
Par02:23:30
Parson Street00:58:00
Patchway01:26:00
Penzance03:27:00
Pewsey01:00:00
Plymouth01:33:00
Reading01:38:00
Redruth03:00:00
Saltash01:51:00
Severn Tunnel Junction01:37:00
Sheffield03:28:00
St Austell02:30:00
St Erth03:18:00
St Germans01:58:00
Stafford02:49:00
Stockport03:37:00
Stoke-on-Trent03:07:00
Tamworth02:26:00
Teignmouth00:49:00
Tiverton Parkway00:13:00
Totnes01:02:00
Truro02:48:00
Wakefield Westgate03:54:00
Westbury00:42:00
Weston Milton00:34:00
Weston-super-Mare00:30:00
Wolverhampton02:35:00
Worle00:37:00
Yatton00:43:00
York04:38:00

Nearest Airports

Exeter International Airport is 16.75 miles away Directions from Battens to Exeter International Airport
Cardiff International Airport is 40.41 miles away Directions from Battens to Cardiff International Airport
Bristol International Airport is 41.02 miles away Directions from Battens to Bristol International Airport
Plymouth City Airport is 53.78 miles away Directions from Battens to Plymouth City Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Topsham (Turf Lock Ferry) Ferry Landing is 20.3 miles away

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

Topsham Ferry Landing is 20.31 miles away

Directions from Battens to Topsham Ferry Landing

Topsham Lock Ferry Landing is 20.43 miles away

Directions from Battens to Topsham Lock Ferry Landing

Turf Lock Inn Ferry Landing is 21.02 miles away

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Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Battens is approximately 2.38 miles from the A30

Junction: M5 J26/A38 - 10.67 Miles Away

Directions from Battens to M5 J26/A38

Junction: M5 J25/A358 - 12.43 Miles Away

Directions from Battens to M5 J25/A358

Junction: M5 J27/A361/A38 - 13.54 Miles Away

Directions from Battens to M5 J27/A361/A38

Junction: M5 J28/A373/B3181 - 13.66 Miles Away

Directions from Battens to M5 J28/A373/B3181

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Allhallows Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 5.69 (miles)
Directions from Battens to Allhallows Museum
Attraction Name: Axe Valley Heritage Association
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 9.14 (miles)
Directions from Battens to Axe Valley Heritage Association
Attraction Name: Seaton Tramway
Historic Properties
Distance: 9.19 (miles)
Directions from Battens to Seaton Tramway
Attraction Name: Pecorama Pleasure Gardens and Exhibition
Leisure / Theme Parks
Distance: 9.79 (miles)
Directions from Battens to Pecorama Pleasure Gardens and Exhibition
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