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Witpit Lane near Preston

Witpit Lane is a Street near the village of Preston and measures approximately 1,300 metres long.

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

Witpit Lane is within the area of Cotswold District Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax and the local parish council is Preston.

Witpit Lane has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 9401192 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of Witpit Lane is roughly 121.88 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 124.80 and the lowest point being 108.00. A change of 16.80 metres.

Witpit Lane is located within the county of which is in the South West (England) region of the UK. 79.77 miles West from the centre of London, 12.2 miles North West from the centre of Swindon, 17.11 miles South East from the centre of Gloucester and 28.9 miles West from the centre of Oxford.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Witpit Lane

Sunrise07:56
Sunset17:44

Latest Weather Conditions for Witpit Lane

Observed at Weather Station:Little Rissington (Esaws) 29 October 2020 at 04:00 (14.40 miles away)
Current Weather:Clear night
Temperature and Humidity:5.8°C (97.3%)
Wind Direction and Speed:WSW (6 mph)
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Budget Hotels near Witpit Lane Preston

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Premier Inn Cirencester
Address:Kings Meadow
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2: Name:Travelodge Cirencester
Address:Hare Bushes, A429 Burford Rd, Cirencester, GL7 5HB
Telephone:0871 984 6233 Learn More
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3: Name:Premier Inn Swindon North
Address:Broad Bush
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4: Name:Premier Inn Swindon Central
Address:1 Larch Close
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11.52
5: Name:Premier Inn Swindon West M4 J16
Address:Great Western Way
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Witpit Lane above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
121.88108.00124.8016.80

Frequently asked Questions for Witpit Lane

What Council (Local Authority) is Witpit Lane in?

Witpit Lane is located within the local authority area of Cotswold District Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Witpit Lane in?

Witpit Lane is located within the area of Preston Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is Witpit Lane in?

Witpit Lane is located within the ward of Siddington & Cerney Rural.

What County is Witpit Lane in?

Witpit Lane is not in a ceremonial county.

What Constituency is Witpit Lane in?

Witpit Lane is located within the constituency of The Cotswolds.

What Part of the UK is Witpit Lane in?

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

What County Council area is Witpit Lane in?

Witpit Lane is located within the Gloucestershire Council area.

What Police Force area is Witpit Lane in?

Witpit Lane is located within the Police area.

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Location Details

Witpit Lane
Map showing the location of Witpit Lane
Latitude51.712514
Longitude-1.929924
OS Easting (X):404841
OS Northing (Y):201584
OS Grid Reference:SP048016

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Witpit Lane

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00112959
ONS Area NameRenting Rural Retirement
Average Age41.92
Area Population1786.00
Male Population902.00 (51%)
Female Population884.00 (49%)
Benefit Claimants12 (1%)
LSOA Code:E01022225
LSOA Name:Cotswold 008E
SOA Code:5a
SOA Name:Ageing urban communities
MSOA Code:E02004622
MSOA Name:Cotswold 008
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Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Cirencester Extra
Kings Meadow, Cricklade Rd, Cirencester, GL7 1NP
0345 677 9160
Distance: 1.05 Miles
Directions from Witpit Lane to Tesco Cirencester Extra
Tesco Cirencester Farrell Close Metro
4 Farrell Close, Cirencester, GL7 1HW
0345 677 9183
Distance: 1.73 Miles
Directions from Witpit Lane to Tesco Cirencester Farrell Close Metro
Waitrose Cirencester
Sheep Street, Cirencester, Gloucestershire, GL7 1SZ
01285 643 733
Distance: 1.78 Miles
Directions from Witpit Lane to Waitrose Cirencester
Tesco Chesterton Cirencester Express
16-20 Chesterton Ln, Chesterton, Cirencester, GL7 1XQ
0345 026 9388
Distance: 1.83 Miles
Directions from Witpit Lane to Tesco Chesterton Cirencester Express

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01285 - Cirencester

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Cotswold District Council
Visit the Council's Website
Trinity Road, Cirencester, Gloucestershire, GL7 1PX
Send email
Telephone Number: 01285 623 000
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of
The Member of Parliament is Geoffrey Clifton-Brown
Details for the MP Geoffrey Clifton-Brown on parliament.uk
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In the 2019 General Election Geoffrey Clifton-Brown won with a majority of 20,214 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 81,939
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Siddington & Cerney Rural Ward
Parish: Preston Parish Council
Ceremonial County:
County Council: Gloucestershire Council

Nearest Car Parks

Queen Street Car Park
Queen Street, Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Cirencester
GL7 1HB
Distance: 1.23 km (click for directions)
Free parking.
Telephone: 01285623000
Operated by: Cotswold District Council
Beeches Car Park
Beeches Road, Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Cirencester
GL7 1BW
Distance: 1.32 km (click for directions)
Multiple days may be purchased, eg 1 day £2.00, up to 6 days £12.00 - please see website for further details. Blue Badge holders can park free - must display current badge and clock, any time limit applies. Charges apply Mon-Sat.
Telephone: 01285623000
Operated by: Cotswold District Council
Waterloo Car Park
The Waterloo, Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Cirencester
GL7 2PZ
Distance: 1.47 km (click for directions)
Blue Badge holders can park free - must display current badge and clock, any time limit applies.
Telephone: 01285623000
Operated by: Cotswold District Council
Forum Car Park
North Way, Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Cirencester
GL7 2PG
Distance: 1.52 km (click for directions)
Maximum stay 3 hrs. Blue Badge holders can park free - must display current badge and clock, up to 10 hours allowed in this car park.
Telephone: 01285623000
Operated by: Cotswold District Council
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Nearest Schools

Watermoor Church of England Primary School
Distance: 0.67 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 03/05/2016)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 183
Address: Watermoor Church of England Primary School, Kingshill Lane, GL7 1SY
Head: Miss Sarah Fox (Head Teacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Witpit Lane to Watermoor Church of England Primary School
Cirencester Kingshill School
Distance: 0.69 Miles
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 06/06/2013)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 871
Address: Cirencester Kingshill School, Kingshill Lane, GL7 1HS
Head: Christine Oates (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Witpit Lane to Cirencester Kingshill School
Cirencester Primary School
Distance: 1.26 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 02/09/2015)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 386
Address: Cirencester Primary School, Victoria Road, GL7 1EX
Head: Mrs Wendy Foster ()
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Witpit Lane to Cirencester Primary School
Ampney Crucis Church of England Primary School
Distance: 1.47 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 08/01/2015)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 81
Address: Ampney Crucis Church of England Primary School, School Lane, Ampney Crucis, GL7 5SD
Head: Mrs Tana Wood (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Witpit Lane to Ampney Crucis Church of England Primary School

Nearest Hospitals

Cirencester Hospital
Address: Tetbury Road, Cirencester,
NHS Sector
Gloucestershire Care Services NHS Trust
Telephone: 0300 421 6200
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 1.95 (miles)
Directions from Witpit Lane to Cirencester Hospital
Fairford Hospital
Address: The Croft, Fairford,
NHS Sector
Gloucestershire Care Services NHS Trust
Telephone: 0300 421 6470
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 6.5 (miles)
Directions from Witpit Lane to Fairford Hospital
Tetbury Hospital
Address: Malmesbury Road, Tetbury, GL8 8XB,
Independent Sector
Other Private Healthcare Providers
Telephone: 01666 502336
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 11.02 (miles)
Directions from Witpit Lane to Tetbury Hospital
Tetbury Hospital
Address: Malmesbury Road, Tetbury, GL8 8XB,
NHS Sector
Gloucestershire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Distance: 11.02 (miles)
Directions from Witpit Lane to Tetbury Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Witpit Lane

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Witpit Lane
1.50 Corinium Dental Practice 49 Dyer Street GL7 2PP
1.51 Coleman's Dental Surgery 56 Dyer Street GL7 2PF
1.63 Dental Surgery 18 Market Place GL7 2NW
1.69 Chipping Manor Dental Practice - Cirencester 56 Ashcroft Road GL7 1QX
1.73 Genix Healthcare Ltd 6-20 Dugdale Road GL7 2DA

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Witpit Lane

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near
1.47 Cirencester Health Group The Avenue Surgery, 1 The Avenue GL7 1EH tel:01285 653122
1.64 St. Peter's Road Surgery 1 St. Peters Road GL7 1RF
1.90 Upper Thames Medical Group The Park Surgery, Tetbury Road GL7 1US tel:01285 654733
2.02 Phoenix Health Group Phoenix Cirencester, 9 Chesterton Lane GL7 1XG tel:01285 652056
2.72 South Cerney Surgery Clarkes Hay, South Cerney GL7 5UA

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Witpit Lane

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near
1.12 Tesco In-store Pharmacy Kings Meadow, Cricklade Road GL7 1NP tel:01285 667447
1.61 Boots The Chemists 39-43 Cricklade Street GL7 1HY tel:01285 653019
1.62 Horton G Ltd 7 Market Place GL7 2NX
1.66 Lloydspharmacy 24 Ashcroft Gardens GL7 1RB tel:01285 658217
1.83 Chesterton Pharmacy 16 Chesterton Lane GL7 1XQ tel:01285 653539

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Witpit Lane

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Witpit Lane
1.12 Cirencester Extra Kings Meadow, Cricklade Road GL7 1NP
1.50 Leightons Opticians (cirencester) Merchants House, 39-41 Dyer Street GL7 2PP
1.51 Norville Opticians (cirencester) 20 Dyer Street GL7 2PF
1.51 Philip Kersey & Partners Opticians Ltd 56 Dyer Street GL7 2PF
1.66 Boots Opticians (cirencester) 42 Cricklade Street GL7 1JH

Nearest Libraries

Cirencester Library
The Waterloo, Cirencester, GL72PZ
Telephone:
Distance: 1.56 Miles
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Directions from Witpit Lane to Cirencester Library
Cricklade Library
113 High Street, Swindon, SN66AE
Telephone: 01793 750694
Distance: 5.88 Miles
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Directions from Witpit Lane to Cricklade Library
Fairford Library
London Road, Fairford, GL74AQ
Telephone:
Distance: 6.43 Miles
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Directions from Witpit Lane to Fairford Library
Purton Library
1 High Street, Swindon, SN54AA
Telephone: 01793 770870
Distance: 9.01 Miles
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Directions from Witpit Lane to Purton Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Kemble Station is 4.71 miles away.

Address: Kemble station, Windmill Hill, Kemble, Gloucestershire, GL7 6AW

Kemble is situated on the Golden Valley Line and is managed by Great Western Railway.

Kemble Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Witpit Lane to Kemble Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Cheltenham Spa00:49:00
Didcot Parkway00:31:00
Gloucester00:40:00
London Paddington01:14:00
Reading00:49:00
Stonehouse00:20:00
Stroud (Gloucs)00:16:00
Swindon (Wilts)00:15:00

Swindon (Wilts) Station is 11.90 miles away.

Address: Swindon station, Station Road, Swindon, Wiltshire, SN1 1DQ

Swindon (Wilts) is situated on the Great Western Main Line|South Wales Main Line|Golden Valley Line and is managed by Great Western Railway.

Swindon (Wilts) Station is staffed on a full time basis.

Directions from Witpit Lane to Swindon (Wilts) Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Bath Spa00:25:00
Bridgend01:21:00
Bristol Parkway00:24:00
Bristol Temple Meads00:43:00
Cardiff Central01:01:00
Cheltenham Spa01:01:00
Chippenham00:12:00
Didcot Parkway00:17:00
Gloucester00:53:00
Kemble00:13:00
London Paddington00:58:00
Melksham00:25:00
Neath01:44:00
Newport (South Wales)00:46:00
Port Talbot Parkway01:36:00
Reading00:33:00
Stonehouse00:33:00
Stroud (Gloucs)00:28:00
Swansea01:56:00
Trowbridge00:35:00
Westbury00:42:00

Stroud (Gloucs) Station is 12.59 miles away.

Address: Stroud station, Station Road, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL5 3AP

Stroud (Gloucs) is situated on the Golden Valley Line and is managed by Great Western Railway.

Stroud (Gloucs) Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Witpit Lane to Stroud (Gloucs) Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Cheltenham Spa00:34:00
Didcot Parkway00:47:00
Gloucester00:25:00
Kemble00:16:00
London Paddington01:30:00
Reading01:04:30
Stonehouse00:05:00
Swindon (Wilts)00:30:00

Cheltenham Spa Station is 14.69 miles away.

Address: Cheltenham Spa station, Queens Road, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL51 8NP

Cheltenham Spa is situated on the Bristol to Brimingham Line|Golden Valley Line and is managed by Great Western Railway.

Cheltenham Spa Station is staffed on a full time basis.

Directions from Witpit Lane to Cheltenham Spa Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Alnmouth04:46:00
Ashchurch for Tewkesbury00:08:00
Beeston02:01:00
Berwick-upon-Tweed05:08:00
Birmingham New Street00:50:00
Bristol Parkway00:33:00
Bristol Temple Meads00:53:00
Burton-on-Trent01:19:00
Caldicot00:50:00
Cam & Dursley00:28:00
Cardiff Central01:18:30
Chepstow00:41:00
Chesterfield01:50:00
Darlington03:46:00
Derby01:34:00
Didcot Parkway01:20:00
Dunbar05:29:30
Durham04:03:30
Edinburgh05:56:00
Exeter St David's01:54:30
Filton Abbey Wood00:54:30
Gloucester00:13:00
Haymarket06:02:30
Kemble00:48:00
Leeds02:53:00
London Paddington02:01:00
Long Eaton01:50:00
Lydney00:31:00
Macclesfield01:57:00
Manchester Piccadilly02:18:30
Newcastle04:20:00
Newport (South Wales)01:04:00
Newton Abbot02:15:00
Nottingham02:04:00
Plymouth02:56:00
Reading01:36:00
Severn Tunnel Junction00:53:00
Sheffield02:06:00
Stafford01:22:00
Stockport02:10:00
Stoke-on-Trent01:40:00
Stonehouse00:28:00
Stroud (Gloucs)00:33:00
Swindon (Wilts)01:03:00
Tamworth01:08:00
Taunton01:26:00
Tiverton Parkway01:38:00
Totnes02:27:00
University (Birmingham)00:40:00
Wakefield Westgate02:33:00
Wilnecote (Staffs)01:06:00
Wolverhampton01:08:00
Worcester Shrub Hill00:28:30
Worcestershire Parkway00:15:00
Yate00:41:00
York03:17:00

Nearest Airports

Gloucestershire Airport is 15.81 miles away Directions from Witpit Lane to Gloucestershire Airport
London Oxford Airport is 27.68 miles away Directions from Witpit Lane to London Oxford Airport
Bristol International Airport is 40.41 miles away Directions from Witpit Lane to Bristol International Airport
Coventry Airport is 49.24 miles away Directions from Witpit Lane to Coventry Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Sharpness Old Docks is 23.65 miles away

Directions from Witpit Lane to Sharpness Old Docks

Lydney Harbour is 24.69 miles away

Directions from Witpit Lane to Lydney Harbour

Temple Meads Station Ferry Landing is 33.28 miles away

Directions from Witpit Lane to Temple Meads Station Ferry Landing

Temple Bridge (Bristol) Ferry Landing is 33.33 miles away

Directions from Witpit Lane to Temple Bridge (Bristol) Ferry Landing

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Witpit Lane is approximately 0.10 miles from the A419

Junction: M4 J16/A3102/B4005 - 12.02 Miles Away

Directions from Witpit Lane to M4 J16/A3102/B4005

Junction: M5 J11A/A417(T) - 14.46 Miles Away

Directions from Witpit Lane to M5 J11A/A417(T)

Junction: M5 J11/A40(T) - 15.47 Miles Away

Directions from Witpit Lane to M5 J11/A40(T)

Junction: M4 J15/A419(T)/A346 - 15.56 Miles Away

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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: St John the Baptist, Cirencester
Places of Worship
Distance: 1.66 (miles)
Directions from Witpit Lane to St John the Baptist, Cirencester
Attraction Name: The Parish Church of St John the Baptist
Places of Worship
Distance: 1.66 (miles)
Directions from Witpit Lane to The Parish Church of St John the Baptist
Attraction Name: Corinium Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 1.78 (miles)
Directions from Witpit Lane to Corinium Museum
Attraction Name: Cricklade Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 5.97 (miles)
Directions from Witpit Lane to Cricklade Museum
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