Blanchdown Drive near Gunnislake

Blanchdown Drive is a Street near the Devon village of Gunnislake and measures approximately 1,005 metres long.

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

Blanchdown Drive is within the area of West Devon Borough Council Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax and the local parish council is Gulworthy.

The average elevation of Blanchdown Drive is roughly 38.53 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 65.50 and the lowest point being 29.40. A change of 36.10 metres.

Blanchdown Drive is located within the county of Devon which is in the South West (England) region of the UK. 191.73 miles West from the centre of London, 12.58 miles North from the centre of Plymouth, 28.35 miles North East from the centre of St Austell and 33.47 miles West from the centre of Exeter.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Blanchdown Drive

Sunrise05:54
Sunset20:48

Latest Weather Conditions for Blanchdown Drive

Observed at Weather Station:Mount Batten 8 August 2020 at 19:00 (14.04 miles away)
Current Weather:Sunny day
Temperature and Humidity:20.6°C (79.7%)
Wind Direction and Speed:NNW (8 mph)

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Budget Hotels near Blanchdown Drive Gunnislake

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Travelodge Saltash
Address:Callington Rd, Saltash, PL12 6LF
Telephone:0871 984 6051 Learn More
8.52
2: Name:Travelodge Plymouth Roborough
Address:399 Tavistock Rd, Plymouth, PL6 7HB
Telephone:0871 559 1840 Learn More
9.66
3: Name:Travelodge Plymouth Derriford
Address:9 Howeson Ln, Plymouth, PL6 8BD
Telephone:0871 559 1839 Learn More
10.06
4: Name:Premier Inn Liskeard
Address:Liskeard Retail Park
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11.38
5: Name:Premier Inn Plymouth East
Address:300 Plymouth Road
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12.41
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Neighbourhood Policing

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

Height of Blanchdown Drive above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
38.5329.4065.5036.10

Frequently asked Questions for Blanchdown Drive

What Council (Local Authority) is Blanchdown Drive in?

Blanchdown Drive is located within the local authority area of West Devon Borough Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Blanchdown Drive in?

Blanchdown Drive is located within the area of Gulworthy Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is Blanchdown Drive in?

Blanchdown Drive is located within the ward of Bere Ferrers.

What County is Blanchdown Drive in?

Blanchdown Drive is located within the ceremonial county of Devon.

What Constituency is Blanchdown Drive in?

Blanchdown Drive is located within the constituency of Torridge and West Devon.

What Part of the UK is Blanchdown Drive in?

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

What County Council area is Blanchdown Drive in?

Blanchdown Drive is located within the Devon Council area.

What Police Force area is Blanchdown Drive in?

Blanchdown Drive is located within the Devon and Cornwall Police area.

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Location Details

Blanchdown Drive
Map showing the location of Blanchdown Drive
Latitude50.543062
Longitude-4.238141
OS Easting (X):241435
OS Northing (Y):73934
OS Grid Reference:SX414739

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Blanchdown Drive

Nearby Roads

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00103006
ONS Area NameAgricultural Communities
Average Age46.17
Area Population1622.00
Male Population772.00 (48%)
Female Population850.00 (52%)
Benefit Claimants9 (1%)
LSOA Code:E01020331
LSOA Name:West Devon 004C
SOA Code:2a
SOA Name:Ageing rural neighbourhoods
MSOA Code:E02004232
MSOA Name:West Devon 004

Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Callington Superstore
Tavistock Rd, Callington, PL17 7RD
0345 026 9631
Distance: 4 Miles
Directions from Blanchdown Drive to Tesco Callington Superstore
Morrisons Tavistock
128-130 Plymouth Road, Tavistock PL19 9DS
01822 610743
Distance: 4.08 Miles
Directions from Blanchdown Drive to Morrisons Tavistock
Tesco Tavistock Superstore
Plymouth Rd Retail Park, Tavistock, PL19 9QN
0345 610 6707
Distance: 4.1 Miles
Directions from Blanchdown Drive to Tesco Tavistock Superstore
Tesco Launceston Superstore
Tavistock Rd, Launceston, PL15 9HG
0345 677 9403
Distance: 7.85 Miles
Directions from Blanchdown Drive to Tesco Launceston Superstore

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01822 - Tavistock
Area Code: 01566 - Launceston

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of West Devon Borough Council
Visit the Council's Website
Kilworthy Park, Tavistock, Devon, PL19 0BZ
Send email
Telephone Number: 01822 813 600
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: Bere Ferrers Ward
Parish: Gulworthy Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Devon
County Council: Devon Council

Nearest Car Parks

Gunnislake Car Park
A390, Gunnislake, Cornwall
Gunnislake
PL18 9NA
Distance: 1.68 km (click for directions)
Free on Sundays and after 5pm. Other times, free parking is only permitted for vehicles displaying a Blue Badge and DVLA licence disc marked "Disabled or £nil" or an especially adapted vehicle. No sleeping or overnight camping.
Telephone: 03001234222
Operated by: Cornwall Council
Gunnislake Station Car Park
Sand Hill, Gunnislake, Cornwall
Gunnislake
PL18 9DZ
Distance: 1.98 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 08457000125
Operated by: First Great Western
Kit Hill - Hingston Down Car Park
A390, Callington, Cornwall
Callington
PL17 8HS
Distance: 2.52 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 03001234202
Operated by: Cornwall Council
Harrowbarrow Car Park
Harrowbarrow, Harrowbarrow, Cornwall
Harrowbarrow
PL17 8BQ
Distance: 2.65 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 03001234222
Operated by: Cornwall Council

Nearest Schools

Gunnislake Primary Academy
Distance: 1.69 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected 07/06/2018)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 31
Address: Gunnislake Primary Academy, Chapel Street, PL18 9NA
Head: Mrs Lynn Nash (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Blanchdown Drive to Gunnislake Primary Academy
Delaware Primary Academy
Distance: 2 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 29/10/2018)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 160
Address: Delaware Primary Academy, Drakewalls, PL18 9EN
Head: Mrs Lynn Nash ()
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Blanchdown Drive to Delaware Primary Academy
Gulworthy Primary School
Distance: 2.11 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 13/12/2012)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 74
Address: Gulworthy Primary School, Gulworthy, PL19 8JA
Head: Mrs Melody Sterry (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Blanchdown Drive to Gulworthy Primary School
Harrowbarrow School
Distance: 2.63 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 15/12/2015)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 114
Address: Harrowbarrow School, School Road, Harrowbarrow, PL17 8BQ
Head: Mr Andrew Hunt (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Blanchdown Drive to Harrowbarrow School

Nearest Hospitals

Tavistock Maternity Hospital
Address: Spring Hill, Tavistock, PL19 8LD,
Independent Sector
University Hospitals Plymouth NHS Trust
Distance: 3.72 (miles)
Directions from Blanchdown Drive to Tavistock Maternity 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: 7.92 (miles)
Directions from Blanchdown Drive to Launceston Hospital - Cornwall Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
St Barnabas Hospital
Address: Higher Port View, Saltash, PL12 4BU,
NHS Sector
Peninsula Plastic Surgery Ltd
Distance: 9.43 (miles)
Directions from Blanchdown Drive to St Barnabas Hospital
Nuffield Health, Plymouth Hospital
Address: Derriford Road, Plymouth, PL6 8BG,
Independent Sector
Nuffield Health
Telephone: 0800 015 5020
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 10.17 (miles)
Directions from Blanchdown Drive to Nuffield Health, Plymouth Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Blanchdown Drive

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Blanchdown Drive
3.58 Dental Care Plus - Callington Block A, Florence Road Industrial Estate, Kelly Bray PL17 8EX
3.99 Lynbridge House Dental Surgery 26 West Street PL19 8AN
4.06 Andrew Brown Dental Ltd 9 Plymouth Road PL19 8AU http:HTTP://WWW.ANDREWBROWNDENTAL.CO.UK
4.21 Associated Dental Practices Ltd Kilworthy Park PL19 0BZ
5.85 St Mellion Dental Clinic Unit 4, Briston Orchard, St. Mellion PL12 6RQ

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Blanchdown Drive

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near
1.63 Gunnislake The Health Centre, The Orchard PL18 9JZ
3.86 Abbey Surgery 28 Plymouth Road PL19 8BU tel:01822 612247
4.05 Tavyside Health Centre Abbey Rise PL19 9FD tel:01822 613517
4.52 Tamar Valley Health The Health Centre, Haye Road PL17 7AW tel:01579 382666
4.79 Bere Alston Surgery Station Road, Bere Alston PL20 7EJ

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Blanchdown Drive

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near
1.63 Gunnislake Pharmacy Gunnislake Health Centre, The Orchard PL18 9JZ tel:01822 835000
3.86 Day Lewis Plc Abbey Surgery, 28 Plymouth Road PL19 8BU tel:01822 612104
4.05 Tavyside Pharmacy Abbey Rise PL19 9FD tel:01822 617991
4.08 Morrisons Pharmacy Plymouth Road PL19 9DS tel:01822 613153
4.15 Boots Uk Limited 5 Duke Street PL19 0BA tel:01822 612609

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Blanchdown Drive

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Blanchdown Drive
4.05 Boots Opticians (tavistock) 82 West Street PL19 8AQ
4.05 Bill Opticians - Tavistock 77 West Street PL19 8AQ
4.06 Specsavers (tavistock) 3 West Street PL19 8AD
4.06 Vision Express (tavistock) 5 West Street PL19 8AD
4.09 Angus Mcphie Optometrists Ltd 7 Market Street PL19 0DA

Nearest Libraries

Tavistock Library
The Quay, Plymouth Road, Tavistock, PL198AB
Telephone: 01822 612218
Distance: 4 Miles
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Directions from Blanchdown Drive to Tavistock Library
Callington Library
Coronation Road, Callington, PL177DR
Telephone: 01579 383236
Distance: 4.41 Miles
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Directions from Blanchdown Drive to Callington Library
Upton Cross Library
Upton Cross School, Liskeard, PL145AX
Telephone: 01579 363878
Distance: 8.3 Miles
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Directions from Blanchdown Drive to Upton Cross Library
Launceston Library
Bounsalls Lane, Launceston, PL159AB
Telephone: 01566 773306
Distance: 8.31 Miles
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Directions from Blanchdown Drive to Launceston Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Gunnislake Station is 2.04 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 Blanchdown Drive 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 3.40 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 Blanchdown Drive 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

Bere Alston Station is 4.30 miles away.

Address: Bere Alston station, Station Road, Bere Alston, Devon, PL20 7EP

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

Bere Alston Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Blanchdown Drive to Bere Alston Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Bere Ferrers00:05:00
Calstock00:07:00
Devonport00:20:00
Dockyard (Devonport)00:18:00
Gunnislake00:20:00
Keyham00:16:00
Plymouth00:25:30
St Budeaux Victoria Road00:13:00

Bere Ferrers Station is 6.83 miles away.

Address: Bere Ferrers station, Station Road, Bere Ferrers, Devon, PL20 7JS

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

Bere Ferrers Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Blanchdown Drive to Bere Ferrers Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Bere Alston00:08:30
Calstock00:15:30
Devonport00:15:00
Dockyard (Devonport)00:13:00
Gunnislake00:28:30
Keyham00:11:00
Plymouth00:20:30
St Budeaux Victoria Road00:08:00

Nearest Airports

Plymouth City Airport is 10.06 miles away Directions from Blanchdown Drive to Plymouth City Airport
Newquay St Mawgan Airport is 34.36 miles away Directions from Blanchdown Drive to Newquay St Mawgan Airport
Exeter International Airport is 38.27 miles away Directions from Blanchdown Drive to Exeter International Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Torpoint Ferry Terminal is 11.75 miles away

Directions from Blanchdown Drive to Torpoint Ferry Terminal

Devonport Ferry Terminal is 11.78 miles away

Directions from Blanchdown Drive to Devonport Ferry Terminal

Plymouth Stonehouse Ferry Terminal is 12.68 miles away

Directions from Blanchdown Drive to Plymouth Stonehouse Ferry Terminal

Plymouth Ferry Terminal is 12.82 miles away

Directions from Blanchdown Drive to Plymouth Ferry Terminal

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Blanchdown Drive is approximately 7.19 miles from the A30

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Cotehele
Historic Properties
Distance: 3.3 (miles)
Directions from Blanchdown Drive to Cotehele
Attraction Name: Buckland Abbey
Historic Properties
Distance: 6.28 (miles)
Directions from Blanchdown Drive to Buckland Abbey
Attraction Name: Launceston Castle
Historic Properties
Distance: 8.47 (miles)
Directions from Blanchdown Drive to Launceston Castle
Attraction Name: Princetown Visitor Centre
Visitor Centres
Distance: 10.85 (miles)
Directions from Blanchdown Drive to Princetown Visitor Centre