Griggs Close in Northam EX39 1BR

Griggs Close is a Street in the Devon town of Northam with the postcode of EX39 1BR and measures approximately 142 metres long.

There are 4 other streets named Griggs Close in Great Britain.

Griggs Close is within the area of Torridge 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 Northam.

The average elevation of Griggs Close is roughly 53.40 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 57.80 and the lowest point being 50.00. A change of 7.80 metres.

Griggs Close is located within the county of Devon which is in the South West (England) region of the UK. 180.71 miles West from the centre of London, 7.28 miles West from the centre of Barnstaple, 36.9 miles North West from the centre of Exeter and 41.73 miles South from the centre of Swansea.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Griggs Close, EX39 1BR

Sunrise05:51
Sunset20:52

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EX39 1BR

Latest Weather Conditions for Griggs Close, EX39 1BR

Observed at Weather Station:Chivenor 7 August 2020 at 21:00 (4.40 miles away)
Current Weather:Mist
Temperature and Humidity:16.8°C (95.6%)
Wind Direction and Speed:WNW (6 mph)

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Budget Hotels near Griggs Close Northam

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Premier Inn Bideford
Address:Clovelly Road
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2.46
2: Name:Travelodge Barnstaple
Address:A39 North Devon Link Road, Barnstaple, EX31 3RZ
Telephone:0871 984 6345 Learn More
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Address:Whiddon Drive
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Address:The Strand
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20.53
5: Name:Travelodge Okehampton Sourton Cross
Address:Sourton Cross, A386, Okehampton, EX20 4LY
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Griggs Close above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
53.4050.0057.807.80

Frequently asked Questions for Griggs Close

What Council (Local Authority) is Griggs Close in?

Griggs Close is located within the local authority area of Torridge District Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Griggs Close in?

Griggs Close is located within the area of Northam Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is Griggs Close in?

Griggs Close is located within the ward of Northam.

What County is Griggs Close in?

Griggs Close is located within the ceremonial county of Devon.

What Constituency is Griggs Close in?

Griggs Close is located within the constituency of Torridge and West Devon.

What Part of the UK is Griggs Close in?

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

What County Council area is Griggs Close in?

Griggs Close is located within the Devon Council area.

What Police Force area is Griggs Close in?

Griggs Close is located within the Devon and Cornwall Police area.

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Location Details

Griggs Close
Map showing the location of Griggs Close
Latitude51.039018
Longitude-4.211876
OS Easting (X):244946
OS Northing (Y):129016
OS Grid Reference:SS449290

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Griggs Close

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00102820
ONS Area NameAgeing Rural Industry Workers
Average Age45.19
Area Population1558.00
Male Population732.00 (47%)
Female Population826.00 (53%)
Benefit Claimants25 (2%)
LSOA Code:E01020297
LSOA Name:Torridge 001C
SOA Code:5e
SOA Name:Primary sector workers
MSOA Code:E02004220
MSOA Name:Torridge 001

Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Golf Links Rd Express
Golf Links Rd, Westward Ho!, EX39 1LH
0345 610 6378
Distance: 1.07 Miles
Directions from Griggs Close to Tesco Golf Links Rd Express
Morrisons Bideford
Kingsley Road, Bideford EX39 2LG
01237 422337
Distance: 1.15 Miles
Directions from Griggs Close to Morrisons Bideford
Tesco Bideford Superstore
Manteo Way, Bideford, EX39 4AJ
0345 026 9622
Distance: 1.76 Miles
Directions from Griggs Close to Tesco Bideford Superstore
Asda Bideford
Clovelly Road, Bideford, EX39 3QU
01237 427720
Distance: 2.41 Miles
Directions from Griggs Close to Asda Bideford

 Telephone Information

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

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: Northam Ward
Parish: Northam Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Devon
County Council: Devon Council

Nearest Car Parks

Windmill Lane Car Park
Windmill Lane, Northam, Devon
Northam
EX39 1BY
Distance: 0.13 km (click for directions)
Access via Churchill Way. Limited capacity. Minimum charge is for all day parking and can only be paid by Park Mobile
Telephone: 01237428700
Operated by: Torridge District Council
Bone Hill Car Park
Mondeville way, Northam, Devon
Northam
EX39 1JW
Distance: 0.19 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
Springfield Car Park
Chanters Road, Bideford, Devon
Bideford
EX39 2QN
Distance: 0.95 km (click for directions)
Charges apply Monday to Sunday 8 am to 6 pm every day including all bank holidays with the exception of Christmas Day and New Years Day. Blue badge holders must purchase a ticket. Maximum stay 7 days.
Telephone: 01237428700
Operated by: Torridge District Council
Cattle Market Car Park
Chanters Road, Bideford, Devon
Bideford
EX39 2QG
Distance: 0.95 km (click for directions)
Charges apply Monday to Sunday 8 am to 6 pm every day including all bank holidays with the exception of Christmas Day and New Years Day. Blue badge holders must purchase a ticket. Maximum stay 7 days.
Telephone: 01237428700
Operated by: Torridge District Council

Nearest Schools

St Margaret's Church of England (Aided) Junior School
Distance: 0.29 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 02/12/2015)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 242
Address: St Margaret's Church of England (Aided) Junior School, Seaview Road, Morwenna Park, EX39 1EL
Head: Mr Jim Williams (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Griggs Close to St Margaret's Church of England (Aided) Junior School
St George's Church of England (VA) Infant and Nursery School
Distance: 0.39 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 07/09/2015)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 207
Address: St George's Church of England (VA) Infant and Nursery School, Jackets Lane, Northam, EX39 1HT
Head: Mr Jim Williams (Executive Head Teacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Griggs Close to St George's Church of England (VA) Infant and Nursery School
St Mary's Church of England Primary School
Distance: 0.98 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 25/11/2016)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 415
Address: St Mary's Church of England Primary School, Chanters Road, EX39 2QN
Head: Miss Naomi Tottle (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Griggs Close to St Mary's Church of England Primary School
Appledore School
Distance: 1.05 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 20/04/2015)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 249
Address: Appledore School, Richmond Road, Appledore, EX39 1PF
Head: Mr Jeremy Cooper (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Griggs Close to Appledore School

Nearest Hospitals

Bideford Hospital
Address: Abbotsham Road, Bideford, EX39 3AG,
NHS Sector
Northern Devon Healthcare NHS Trust
Telephone: 01271 322 577
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Distance: 1.46 (miles)
Directions from Griggs Close 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: 6.67 (miles)
Directions from Griggs Close to Torrington Hospital
North Devon District Hospital
Address: Raleigh Park, Barnstaple, EX31 4JB,
NHS Sector
Northern Devon Healthcare NHS Trust
Telephone: 01271 322577
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 7.91 (miles)
Directions from Griggs Close to North Devon District Hospital
Ilfracombe Tyrrell Hospital
Address: St. Brannocks Park Road, Ilfracombe, EX34 8JF,
NHS Sector
Northern Devon Healthcare NHS Trust
Telephone: 01271 863 448
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Distance: 12.05 (miles)
Directions from Griggs Close to Ilfracombe Tyrrell Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Griggs Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Griggs Close
0.17 Northam Dental Surgery (adp) Bay View Road, Northam EX39 1AZ
1.28 Tower House Dental Surgery Tower House, The Strand EX39 2ND
1.46 Queen Anne Dental Surgery 4 Queen Annes, High Street EX39 2AS
1.52 The Quay Dental Practice Natwest Bank Chambers, The Quay EX39 2HW
1.87 The Pollyfield Dental Centre Avon Road, East The Water EX39 4BL

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Griggs Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near
0.17 Northam Surgery Bay View Road, Northam EX39 1AZ tel:01237 474994
1.51 Bideford Medical Centre Abbotsham Road EX39 3AF tel:01237 476363
1.55 Wooda Surgery Clarence Wharf, Barnstaple Street EX39 4AU tel:01237 471071
4.44 Fremington Medical Centre 11-13 Beards Road, Fremington EX31 2PG tel:01271 376655
5.18 Caen Medical Centre Caen Street EX33 1LR tel:01271 818030

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Griggs Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near
0.17 Your Local Boots Pharmacy Bay View Road, Northam EX39 1AZ tel:01237 474340
1.17 Arnolds Pharmacy 21 Nelson Road, Westward Ho EX39 1LF
1.48 Well Bideford - High Street 9 High Street EX39 2AA tel:01237 473635
1.48 Your Local Boots Pharmacy 2 High Street EX39 2AA tel:01237 372407
1.51 Lloydspharmacy Abbotsham Road EX39 3AF tel:01237 472002

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Griggs Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Griggs Close
1.35 Vision Express (bideford) 6 Bridgeland Street EX39 2PZ
1.36 Hughes Opticians 16 Bridgeland Street EX39 2QE
1.48 Specsavers (bideford) 85 High Street EX39 2AA
1.48 Vision Express (bideford) 79 High Street EX39 2AA
4.37 Dyer & Dennis 14 Higher Road, Fremington EX31 3BG

Nearest Libraries

Northam Library
Fore Street, Northam, Northam, EX391AW
Telephone: 01237 475111
Distance: 0.06 Miles
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Directions from Griggs Close to Northam Library
Appledore Library
The Quay, Appledore, Appledore, EX391QS
Telephone: 01237 477442
Distance: 1.33 Miles
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Directions from Griggs Close to Appledore Library
Bideford Library
New Road, Bideford, EX392HR
Telephone: 01237 476075
Distance: 1.58 Miles
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Directions from Griggs Close to Bideford Library
Braunton Library
Challoners Road, Braunton, EX332ES
Telephone: 01271 812808
Distance: 5.44 Miles
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Directions from Griggs Close to Braunton Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Barnstaple Station is 6.90 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 Griggs Close 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 8.30 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 Griggs Close 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 10.37 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 Griggs Close 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 12.70 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 Griggs Close 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

Swansea Airport is 39.44 miles away Directions from Griggs Close to Swansea Airport
Exeter International Airport is 40.68 miles away Directions from Griggs Close to Exeter International Airport
Plymouth City Airport is 42.84 miles away Directions from Griggs Close to Plymouth City Airport
Cardiff International Airport is 45.21 miles away Directions from Griggs Close to Cardiff International Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Appledore Ferry Landing is 1.38 miles away

Directions from Griggs Close to Appledore Ferry Landing

Bideford Ferry Landing is 1.44 miles away

Directions from Griggs Close to Bideford Ferry Landing

Instow Ferry Landing is 1.55 miles away

Directions from Griggs Close to Instow Ferry Landing

Ilfracombe Ferry Landing is 12.64 miles away

Directions from Griggs Close to Ilfracombe Ferry Landing

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Griggs Close is approximately 23.20 miles from the A30

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Museum of Barnstaple and North Devon
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 7.17 (miles)
Directions from Griggs Close to Museum of Barnstaple and North Devon
Attraction Name: RHS Garden Rosemoor
Gardens
Distance: 7.66 (miles)
Directions from Griggs Close to RHS Garden Rosemoor
Attraction Name: Arlington Court
Historic Properties
Distance: 12.42 (miles)
Directions from Griggs Close to Arlington Court
Attraction Name: Ilfracombe Aquarium
Wildlife
Distance: 12.62 (miles)
Directions from Griggs Close to Ilfracombe Aquarium