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Rooty Cross near Lower Lovacott

Rooty Cross is a Street near the Devon village of Lower Lovacott and measures approximately 1,090 metres long.

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

Rooty Cross is within the area of North Devon Council Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax and the local parish council is Horwood, Lovacott and Newton Tracey.

The average elevation of Rooty Cross is roughly 124.27 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 129.90 and the lowest point being 119.30. A change of 10.60 metres.

Rooty Cross is located within the county of Devon which is in the South West (England) region of the UK. 176.23 miles West from the centre of London, 3.75 miles South West from the centre of Barnstaple, 33.1 miles North West from the centre of Exeter and 40.94 miles South from the centre of Swansea.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Rooty Cross

Sunrise06:58
Sunset19:20

Latest Weather Conditions for Rooty Cross

Observed at Weather Station:Chivenor 19 September 2020 at 08:00 (4.16 miles away)
Current Weather:Sunny day
Temperature and Humidity:15.4°C (74.3%)
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Budget Hotels near Rooty Cross Lower Lovacott

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Travelodge Barnstaple
Address:A39 North Devon Link Road, Barnstaple, EX31 3RZ
Telephone:0871 984 6345 Learn More
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2: Name:Premier Inn Barnstaple
Address:Whiddon Drive
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4.03
3: Name:Premier Inn Bideford
Address:Clovelly Road
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4: Name:Travelodge Okehampton Sourton Cross
Address:Sourton Cross, A386, Okehampton, EX20 4LY
Telephone:0871 984 6048 Learn More
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5: Name:Premier Inn Bude
Address:The Strand
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Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force: Devon And Cornwall
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Rooty Cross above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
124.27119.30129.9010.60

Frequently asked Questions for Rooty Cross

What Council (Local Authority) is Rooty Cross in?

Rooty Cross is located within the local authority area of North Devon Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Rooty Cross in?

Rooty Cross is located within the area of Horwood, Lovacott and Newton Tracey Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is Rooty Cross in?

Rooty Cross is located within the ward of Instow.

What County is Rooty Cross in?

Rooty Cross is located within the ceremonial county of Devon.

What Constituency is Rooty Cross in?

Rooty Cross is located within the constituency of North Devon.

What Part of the UK is Rooty Cross in?

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

What County Council area is Rooty Cross in?

Rooty Cross is located within the Devon Council area.

What Police Force area is Rooty Cross in?

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

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Location Details

Rooty Cross
Map showing the location of Rooty Cross
Latitude51.035367
Longitude-4.105574
OS Easting (X):252386
OS Northing (Y):128391
OS Grid Reference:SS524284

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Rooty Cross

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  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00101882
ONS Area NameRural White-Collar Workers
Average Age49.98
Area Population1501.00
Male Population740.00 (49%)
Female Population761.00 (51%)
Benefit Claimants4 (0%)
LSOA Code:E01020119
LSOA Name:North Devon 011D
SOA Code:2a
SOA Name:Ageing rural neighbourhoods
MSOA Code:E02004185
MSOA Name:North Devon 011
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Nearest Supermarkets

Sainsburys Barnstaple
Gratton Way, Roundswell Business Park, Barnstaple, England, EX31 3NH
01271 325498
Distance: 2.37 Miles
Directions from Rooty Cross to Sainsburys Barnstaple
Tesco Barnstaple Taw View Extra
Barnstaple Retail Park, Barnstaple, Devon, EX31 2AS
0345 026 9620
Distance: 3.25 Miles
Directions from Rooty Cross to Tesco Barnstaple Taw View Extra
Asda Barnstaple
Anchorwood Retail Park, Taw Wharf, Barnstaple, EX31 2BN
01271 320872
Distance: 3.36 Miles
Directions from Rooty Cross to Asda Barnstaple
Iceland Barnstaple Food Warehous
UNIT 3 ANCHORWOOD BANK, BARNSTAPLE, DEVON, EX31 2AA
01271326169
Distance: 3.42 Miles
Directions from Rooty Cross to Iceland Barnstaple Food Warehous

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01271 - Barnstaple
Area Code: 01237 - Bideford
Area Code: 01805 - Great Torrington

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of North Devon Council
Visit the Council's Website
Civic Centre, North Walk, Barnstaple, Devon, EX31 1EA
Send email
Telephone Number: 01271 327711
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of
The Member of Parliament is Selaine Saxby
Details for the MP Selaine Saxby on parliament.uk
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In the 2019 General Election Selaine Saxby won with a majority of 14,813 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 75,859
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Instow Ward
Parish: Horwood, Lovacott and Newton Tracey Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Devon
County Council: Devon Council

Nearest Car Parks

Fremington Car Park
Beards Road, Fremington, Devon
Fremington
EX31 2PG
Distance: 2.59 km (click for directions)
Monday to Sunday, including bank holidays 8.00 am to 6.00 pm. 1 hour free parking (no return within 1 hour)
Telephone: 01271388279
Operated by: North Devon District Council
Bickington Car Park
North Lane, Bickington, Devon
Bickington
EX31 2JN
Distance: 2.65 km (click for directions)
Monday to Sunday, including bank holidays 8.00 am to 6.00 pm
Telephone: 01271388279
Operated by: North Devon District Council
Barnstaple Car Park
Bishop's Tawton Road, Barnstaple, Devon
Barnstaple
EX32 9EF
Distance: 3.24 km (click for directions)
This car park is for Park and Ride bus users and Park and Cycle permit holders only and a charge of £50 may be imposed for inappropriate use. Open Monday to Saturday except public holidays.
Telephone: 08451551004
Operated by: Devon County Council
Barnstaple Station Car Park
Station Road, Barnstaple, Devon
Barnstaple
EX31 2AU
Distance: 3.25 km (click for directions)
Open 24 hours. Cash and Card payment. Accessible spaces available. Weekly tickets available. Discounts apply if paid by phone.
Operated by: Apcoa Parking (UK) Ltd
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Nearest Schools

Horwood and Newton Tracey Community Primary School
Distance: 0.61 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 04/01/2012)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 111
Address: Horwood and Newton Tracey Community Primary School, Lovacott, EX31 3PU
Head: Mrs Lisa Eadie (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Rooty Cross to Horwood and Newton Tracey Community Primary School
Holywell Church of England School
Distance: 1.95 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 25/04/2017)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 103
Address: Holywell Church of England School, Tawstock, EX31 3HZ
Head: Mrs Susan Denham (Executive Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Rooty Cross to Holywell Church of England School
The Shoreline Academy
Distance: 2.04 Miles
Ofsted Score: 4 Inadequate ( Inspected 23/01/2018)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 34
Address: The Shoreline Academy, Fishleigh Road, EX31 3UD
Head: Mrs Tessa Claridge ()
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Rooty Cross to The Shoreline Academy
Fremington Community Primary and Nursery School
Distance: 2.62 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 14/12/2012)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 412
Address: Fremington Community Primary and Nursery School, Beechfield Road, Fremington, EX31 3DD
Head: Mrs Lorna Kimberley (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Rooty Cross to Fremington Community Primary and Nursery School

Nearest Hospitals

North Devon District Hospital
Address: Raleigh Park, Barnstaple, EX31 4JB,
NHS Sector
Northern Devon Healthcare NHS Trust
Telephone: 01271 322577
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 4.6 (miles)
Directions from Rooty Cross to North Devon District Hospital
Bideford Hospital
Address: Abbotsham Road, Bideford, EX39 3AG,
NHS Sector
Northern Devon Healthcare NHS Trust
Telephone: 01271 322 577
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 4.81 (miles)
Directions from Rooty Cross to Bideford Hospital
Torrington Hospital
Address: Calf Street, Torrington, EX38 7BJ,
NHS Sector
Northern Devon Healthcare NHS Trust
Telephone: 01805 622208
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 5.74 (miles)
Directions from Rooty Cross to Torrington Hospital
South Molton Hospital
Address: Widgery Drive, South Molton, EX36 4DP,
NHS Sector
Northern Devon Healthcare NHS Trust
Telephone: 01769 572 164
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 11.64 (miles)
Directions from Rooty Cross to South Molton Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Rooty Cross

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Rooty Cross
3.55 Endsleigh Dental Practice Ltd 17 Newport Road EX32 9BG
3.62 North Devon Orthodontic Practice 1 Sunnymead, Landkey Road EX32 9BW
3.70 Bedford Row Dental Surgery 1 Bedford Row EX32 8NR
3.80 Westcountry Dental & Implant Ctr 2 Old Station Road EX32 8PB
3.84 Priory Dental Surgery (adp) 10 Boutport Street EX31 1RJ

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Rooty Cross

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near
2.49 Fremington Medical Centre 11-13 Beards Road, Fremington EX31 2PG tel:01271 376655
3.62 Brannam Medical Centre Brannams Square, Litchdon Street EX32 8GP tel:01271 329004
3.64 Litchdon Medical Centre Landkey Road EX32 9LL tel:01271 323443
3.74 Queen's Medical Centre 6-7 Queen Street EX32 8HY tel:01271 372672
4.31 Wooda Surgery Clarence Wharf, Barnstaple Street EX39 4AU tel:01237 471071

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Rooty Cross

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near
2.38 Lloydspharmacy Sainsburys Supermarkets Ltd, Gratton Way, Roundswell Business Park EX31 3NH tel:01271 371844
2.44 Boots Uk Limited Boots The Chemists Ltd, Unit 1-3, R, Gratton Way, Roundswell Business Park EX31 3NL
2.64 Your Local Boots Pharmacy 6 Higher Road, Fremington EX31 3BG tel:01271 372407
3.29 Tesco Instore Pharmacy Barnstaple Retail Park, Station Road, Bickington EX31 2AS tel:01271 308447
3.59 Lloydspharmacy 2 Brannams Square EX32 8QB tel:01271 342076

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Rooty Cross

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Rooty Cross
2.38 Barnstaple Roundswell Specsavers Opticians Sainsburys Supermarkets Ltd, Gratton Way, Roundswell Business Park EX31 3NH
2.64 Dyer & Dennis 14 Higher Road, Fremington EX31 3BG
3.29 Vision Express (barnstaple Retail Park) Barnstaple Retail Park, Station Road, Bickington EX31 2AS
3.64 Boots Opticians (barnstaple) 90 High Street EX31 1HR
3.72 Specsavers (barnstaple) Gammon Lane EX31 1DJ

Nearest Libraries

Barnstaple Library
Tuly Street, Tuly Street, Barnstaple, EX311EL
Telephone: 01271 388593
Distance: 3.69 Miles
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Directions from Rooty Cross to Barnstaple Library
Appledore Library
The Quay, Appledore, Appledore, EX391QS
Telephone: 01237 477442
Distance: 3.91 Miles
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Directions from Rooty Cross to Appledore Library
Bideford Library
New Road, Bideford, EX392HR
Telephone: 01237 476075
Distance: 4.51 Miles
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Directions from Rooty Cross to Bideford Library
Northam Library
Fore Street, Northam, Northam, EX391AW
Telephone: 01237 475111
Distance: 4.69 Miles
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Directions from Rooty Cross to Northam Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Barnstaple Station is 3.24 miles away.

Address: Barnstaple station, Station Road, Barnstaple, Devon, EX31 2AU

Barnstaple is situated on the Tarka Line and is managed by Great Western Railway.

Barnstaple Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Rooty Cross to Barnstaple Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Copplestone00:40:00
Crediton00:57:00
Eggesford00:26:00
Exeter Central01:19:00
Exeter St David's01:13:00
Kings Nympton00:22:00
Lapford00:37:30
Morchard Road00:36:00
Newton St Cyres01:02:00
St James Park (Exeter)01:21:30
Umberleigh00:09:00
Yeoford00:45:00

Chapelton (Devon) Station is 3.78 miles away.

Address: Chapelton station, Station Lane, Chapelton, Devon, EX37 9DZ

Chapelton (Devon) is situated on the Tarka Line and is managed by Great Western Railway.

Chapelton (Devon) Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Rooty Cross to Chapelton (Devon) Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Barnstaple00:06:30
Copplestone00:41:00
Crediton00:55:00
Eggesford00:26:00
Exeter Central01:18:00
Exeter St David's01:14:00
Kings Nympton00:18:00
Lapford00:33:00
Morchard Road00:37:00
Newton St Cyres00:59:30
Portsmouth Arms00:12:00
St James Park (Exeter)01:20:00
Umberleigh00:05:00
Yeoford00:46:00

Umberleigh Station is 5.96 miles away.

Address: Umberleigh station, Station Approach, Umberleigh, Devon, EX37 9AB

Umberleigh is situated on the Tarka Line and is managed by Great Western Railway.

Umberleigh Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Rooty Cross to Umberleigh Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Barnstaple00:10:30
Chapelton (Devon)00:05:00
Copplestone00:31:00
Crediton00:48:00
Eggesford00:17:00
Exeter Central01:10:00
Exeter St David's01:03:00
Kings Nympton00:12:00
Lapford00:27:00
Morchard Road00:27:00
Newton St Cyres00:53:00
Portsmouth Arms00:07:00
St James Park (Exeter)01:12:30
Yeoford00:36:00

Portsmouth Arms Station is 8.64 miles away.

Address: Portsmouth Arms station, adjacent A377, Portsmouth Arms, Devon, EX37 9NB

Portsmouth Arms is situated on the Tarka Line and is managed by Great Western Railway.

Portsmouth Arms Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Rooty Cross to Portsmouth Arms Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Barnstaple00:18:00
Chapelton (Devon)00:12:00
Copplestone00:29:00
Crediton00:43:00
Eggesford00:14:00
Exeter Central01:06:00
Exeter St David's01:02:00
Kings Nympton00:06:00
Lapford00:21:00
Morchard Road00:25:00
Newton St Cyres00:47:00
St James Park (Exeter)01:08:00
Umberleigh00:07:00
Yeoford00:34:00

Nearest Airports

Exeter International Airport is 36.66 miles away Directions from Rooty Cross to Exeter International Airport
Swansea Airport is 39.24 miles away Directions from Rooty Cross to Swansea Airport
Cardiff International Airport is 41.6 miles away Directions from Rooty Cross to Cardiff International Airport
Plymouth City Airport is 42.35 miles away Directions from Rooty Cross to Plymouth City Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Instow Ferry Landing is 3.5 miles away

Directions from Rooty Cross to Instow Ferry Landing

Appledore Ferry Landing is 3.9 miles away

Directions from Rooty Cross to Appledore Ferry Landing

Bideford Ferry Landing is 4.43 miles away

Directions from Rooty Cross to Bideford Ferry Landing

Ilfracombe Ferry Landing is 12.12 miles away

Directions from Rooty Cross to Ilfracombe Ferry Landing

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Rooty Cross is approximately 21.25 miles from the A30

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Museum of Barnstaple and North Devon
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 3.57 (miles)
Directions from Rooty Cross to Museum of Barnstaple and North Devon
Attraction Name: RHS Garden Rosemoor
Gardens
Distance: 6.84 (miles)
Directions from Rooty Cross to RHS Garden Rosemoor
Attraction Name: Arlington Court
Historic Properties
Distance: 9.35 (miles)
Directions from Rooty Cross to Arlington Court
Attraction Name: Combe Martin Wildlife and Dinosaur Park
Wildlife
Distance: 11.5 (miles)
Directions from Rooty Cross to Combe Martin Wildlife and Dinosaur Park
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