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Longlands Cross near Ashwater

Longlands Cross is a Street near the Devon village of Ashwater and measures approximately 91 metres long.

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

Longlands Cross is within the area of Torridge District Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax and the local parish council is Ashwater.

Longlands Cross has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 40902391 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of Longlands Cross is roughly 146.49 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 147.00 and the lowest point being 146.10. A change of 0.90 metres.

Longlands Cross is located within the county of Devon which is in the South West (England) region of the UK. 189.27 miles West from the centre of London, 25.73 miles South West from the centre of Barnstaple, 26.13 miles North from the centre of Plymouth and 33.24 miles West from the centre of Exeter.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Longlands Cross

Sunrise09:10
Sunset17:41

Latest Weather Conditions for Longlands Cross

Observed at Weather Station:North Wyke 16 January 2021 at 19:00 (17.11 miles away)
Current Weather:Overcast
Temperature and Humidity:6.5°C (88.1%)
Wind Direction and Speed:WNW (10 mph)
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Budget Hotels near Longlands Cross Ashwater

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Travelodge Okehampton Sourton Cross
Address:Sourton Cross, A386, Okehampton, EX20 4LY
Telephone:0871 984 6048 Learn More
10.26
2: Name:Premier Inn Bude
Address:The Strand
Telephone: Learn More
12.75
3: Name:Premier Inn Bideford
Address:Clovelly Road
Telephone: Learn More
18.81
4: Name:Travelodge Okehampton Whiddon Down
Address:A30, Whiddon Down, Okehampton, EX20 2QT
Telephone:0871 984 6047 Learn More
19.22
5: Name:Premier Inn Liskeard
Address:Liskeard Retail Park
Telephone: Learn More
21.21
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Longlands Cross above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
146.49146.10147.000.90

Frequently asked Questions for Longlands Cross

What Council (Local Authority) is Longlands Cross in?

Longlands Cross is located within the local authority area of Torridge District Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Longlands Cross in?

Longlands Cross is located within the area of Ashwater Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is Longlands Cross in?

Longlands Cross is located within the ward of Forest.

What County is Longlands Cross in?

Longlands Cross is located within the ceremonial county of Devon.

What Constituency is Longlands Cross in?

Longlands Cross is located within the constituency of Torridge and West Devon.

What Part of the UK is Longlands Cross in?

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

What County Council area is Longlands Cross in?

Longlands Cross is located within the Devon Council area.

What Police Force area is Longlands Cross in?

Longlands Cross is located within the Devon and Cornwall Police area.

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Location Details

Longlands Cross
Map showing the location of Longlands Cross
Latitude50.737991
Longitude-4.288764
OS Easting (X):238519
OS Northing (Y):95714
OS Grid Reference:SX385957

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Longlands Cross

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00102780
ONS Area NameAgricultural Communities
Average Age48.43
Area Population1716.00
Male Population836.00 (49%)
Female Population880.00 (51%)
Benefit Claimants10 (1%)
LSOA Code:E01020290
LSOA Name:Torridge 009C
SOA Code:2c
SOA Name:Remoter communities
MSOA Code:E02004228
MSOA Name:Torridge 009
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Nearest Supermarkets

Waitrose Holsworthy
Station Road, Holsworthy, Devon, EX22 6AZ
01409 255460
Distance: 5.6 Miles
Directions from Longlands Cross to Waitrose Holsworthy
Tesco Launceston Superstore
Tavistock Rd, Launceston, PL15 9HG
0345 677 9403
Distance: 8 Miles
Directions from Longlands Cross to Tesco Launceston Superstore
Iceland Launceston
UNIT 5, LAUNCESTON RETAIL PARK, LAUNCESTON, PL15 9DJ
01566777159
Distance: 8.21 Miles
Directions from Longlands Cross to Iceland Launceston
Morrisons Bude
Stucley Road, Bude EX23 8UA
01288 355546
Distance: 12.17 Miles
Directions from Longlands Cross to Morrisons Bude

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01409 - Holsworthy
Area Code: 01566 - Launceston

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Torridge District Council
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Riverbank House, Bideford, Devon, EX39 2QG
Telephone Number: 01237 428 700
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of
The Member of Parliament is Geoffrey Cox
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In the 2019 General Election Geoffrey Cox won with a majority of 24,992 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 80,403
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Forest Ward
Parish: Ashwater Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Devon
County Council: Devon Council

Nearest Car Parks

Roadford Lake Reservoir Car Park
A30, Broadwoodwidger, Devon
Broadwoodwidger
PL16 0ES
Distance: 3.48 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
Cookworthy Forest Centre Car Park
A3079, Brandis Corner, Devon
Brandis Corner
EX21 5UU
Distance: 3.96 km (click for directions)
From the Okehampton direction take the A3079, signposted for Bude. You will find the public car park on the right and Cookworthy Forest Centre on the left, two miles after passing through Halwill Junction.
Telephone: 01594833057
Operated by: Forestry Commission
Holsworthy Wood Car Park
A388, Whimble, Devon
Whimble
EX22 6RW
Distance: 4.07 km (click for directions)
From Holsworthy take the A388 towards Launceston. After about one mile the car park is on the left.
Telephone: 01594833057
Operated by: Forestry Commission
Roadford Lake Gaddacombe Car Park
A30, Lewdown, Devon
Lewdown
EX20 4QT
Distance: 4.18 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01566771930
Operated by: South West Lakes Trust
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Nearest Schools

Ashwater Primary School
Distance: 0.31 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 18/04/2012)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 26
Address: Ashwater Primary School, Ashwater, EX21 5EW
Head: Mrs Ruhaina Alford (Executive Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Longlands Cross to Ashwater Primary School
Clawton Primary School
Distance: 2.88 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 27/03/2014)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Address: Clawton Primary School, Clawton, EX22 6QN
Head: Mrs Charlene Marston (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Longlands Cross to Clawton Primary School
St Giles-on-the-Heath Community School
Distance: 3.49 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 25/07/2013)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 98
Address: St Giles-on-the-Heath Community School, St Giles-on-the-Heath, PL15 9SD
Head: Miss Rebecca Smith (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Longlands Cross to St Giles-on-the-Heath Community School
Halwill Community Primary School
Distance: 4.51 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 25/11/2010)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 100
Address: Halwill Community Primary School, Dreybury Lane, Halwill, EX21 5XU
Head: Mrs Ruhaina Alford (Executive Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Longlands Cross to Halwill Community Primary School

Nearest Hospitals

Holsworthy Hospital
Address: Dobles Lane, Holsworthy, EX22 6JQ,
NHS Sector
Northern Devon Healthcare NHS Trust
Telephone: 01409 253 424
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 6.16 (miles)
Directions from Longlands Cross to Holsworthy Hospital
Launceston Hospital - Cornwall Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Address: Link Road, Launceston, PL15 9JD,
NHS Sector
Cornwall Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01566 761000
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 8.19 (miles)
Directions from Longlands Cross to Launceston Hospital - Cornwall Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Stratton Hospital - Cornwall Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Address: Stratton, Bude, EX23 9BR,
NHS Sector
Cornwall Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01288 320100
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 11.87 (miles)
Directions from Longlands Cross to Stratton Hospital - Cornwall Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Okehampton Community Hospital
Address: Cavell Way, Okehampton, EX20 1PN,
NHS Sector
Royal Devon and Exeter NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01837 658000
Distance: 12.75 (miles)
Directions from Longlands Cross to Okehampton Community Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Longlands Cross

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Longlands Cross
5.67 Dr John Chope And Associates Penroses Dental Practice, Bodmin Street EX22 6BB
5.67 Holsworthy Nhs Dental Care First Floor, Penroses, Bodmin Street EX22 6BB
5.76 Endsleigh Dental Practice 12 Victoria Square EX22 6AA
7.59 Castle Street (dental Surgery) 11 Castle Street PL15 8BA
7.72 Castle Rise Dental Practice Madford Lane PL15 9EB

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Longlands Cross

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near
6.20 Ruby Country Medical Group Holsworthy Medical Centre, Dobles Lane EX22 6GH tel:01409 253692
6.44 Lifton Surgery North Road PL16 0EH
7.85 Black Torrington Surgery Bowhay Close, Black Torrington EX21 5QE tel:01409 321628
8.24 Launceston Medical Centre Landlake Road PL15 9HH tel:01566 772131
11.01 Hatherleigh Medical Centre Bridge Street, Hatherleigh EX20 3HZ

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Longlands Cross

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near
5.72 Lloydspharmacy 3 The Square EX22 6DL
6.20 Boots Uk Limited Dobles Lane EX22 6GH tel:01409 253553
7.67 Your Local Boots Pharmacy 28 Broad Street PL15 8AE tel:01566 772085
7.67 Day Lewis Plc 9 Broad Street PL15 8AA tel:01566 772081
7.97 Tesco Instore Pharmacy Tavistock Road PL15 9HG tel:01566 776975

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Longlands Cross

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Longlands Cross
5.67 Vision Express (holsworthy) 4 Bodmin Street EX22 6BB
7.61 Vision Express (launceston) 16 Church Street PL15 8AP
12.52 Angus Mcphie Optometrists Ltd - Okehampton 26a Fore Street EX20 1HB
12.53 Specsavers (okehampton) 17 Fore Street EX20 1AN
12.69 Southern Optics Ltd 51 Hallett Way EX23 8PG

Nearest Libraries

Holsworthy Library
North Road, Holsworthy, EX226HA
Telephone: 01409 253514
Distance: 5.76 Miles
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Directions from Longlands Cross to Holsworthy Library
Launceston Library
Bounsalls Lane, Launceston, PL159AB
Telephone: 01566 773306
Distance: 7.75 Miles
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Directions from Longlands Cross to Launceston Library
Okehampton Library
4 North Street, Okehampton, EX201AR
Telephone: 01837 52805
Distance: 12.55 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Longlands Cross to Okehampton Library
Bude Library
The Wharf, Bude, EX238LG
Telephone: 0300 1234 111
Distance: 12.91 Miles
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Directions from Longlands Cross to Bude Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Okehampton Station is 12.79 miles away.

Address: Okehampton station, Station Road, Okehampton, Devon, EX20 1EJ

Okehampton is situated on the Dartmoor Railway and is managed by Great Western Railway.

Okehampton Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Longlands Cross to Okehampton Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Crediton00:34:30
Exeter Central00:53:00
Exeter St David's00:47:00
Newton St Cyres00:41:00
Sampford Courtenay00:08:00
St James Park (Exeter)00:55:00

Sampford Courtenay Station is 15.61 miles away.

Address: Sampford Courtenay station, off B3215, Belstone Corner, Devon, EX20 2SP

Sampford Courtenay is situated on the Dartmoor Railway and is managed by Great Western Railway.

Sampford Courtenay Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Longlands Cross to Sampford Courtenay Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Crediton00:25:30
Exeter Central00:45:00
Exeter St David's00:38:00
Newton St Cyres00:33:00
Okehampton00:09:00
St James Park (Exeter)00:47:00

Gunnislake Station is 15.63 miles away.

Address: Gunnislake station, Station Approach, off Sand Hill, Gunnislake, Cornwall, PL18 9DZ

Gunnislake is situated on the Tamar Valley Line and is managed by Great Western Railway.

Gunnislake Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Longlands Cross to Gunnislake Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Bere Alston00:21:00
Bere Ferrers00:26:00
Calstock00:12:00
Devonport00:41:00
Dockyard (Devonport)00:39:00
Keyham00:37:00
Plymouth00:46:30
St Budeaux Victoria Road00:34:00

Calstock Station is 16.98 miles away.

Address: Calstock station, Commercial Road, Calstock, Cornwall, PL18 9QY

Calstock is situated on the Tamar Valley Line and is managed by Great Western Railway.

Calstock Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Longlands Cross to Calstock Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Bere Alston00:09:00
Bere Ferrers00:14:00
Devonport00:29:00
Dockyard (Devonport)00:27:00
Gunnislake00:13:00
Keyham00:25:00
Plymouth00:34:30
St Budeaux Victoria Road00:22:00

Nearest Airports

Plymouth City Airport is 23.17 miles away Directions from Longlands Cross to Plymouth City Airport
Newquay St Mawgan Airport is 37.3 miles away Directions from Longlands Cross to Newquay St Mawgan Airport
Exeter International Airport is 38.15 miles away Directions from Longlands Cross to Exeter International Airport
Swansea Airport is 60.51 miles away Directions from Longlands Cross to Swansea Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Bideford Ferry Landing is 19.75 miles away

Directions from Longlands Cross to Bideford Ferry Landing

Instow Ferry Landing is 22.14 miles away

Directions from Longlands Cross to Instow Ferry Landing

Appledore Ferry Landing is 22.24 miles away

Directions from Longlands Cross to Appledore Ferry Landing

Torpoint Ferry Terminal is 25.4 miles away

Directions from Longlands Cross to Torpoint Ferry Terminal

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Longlands Cross is approximately 4.98 miles from the A30

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Holsworthy Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 5.76 (miles)
Directions from Longlands Cross to Holsworthy Museum
Attraction Name: Launceston Castle
Historic Properties
Distance: 7.64 (miles)
Directions from Longlands Cross to Launceston Castle
Attraction Name: Okehampton Castle
Historic Properties
Distance: 12.28 (miles)
Directions from Longlands Cross to Okehampton Castle
Attraction Name: RHS Garden Rosemoor
Gardens
Distance: 15.35 (miles)
Directions from Longlands Cross to RHS Garden Rosemoor
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