Pork Hill near Peter Tavy

Pork Hill is a Street near the village of Peter Tavy and measures approximately 3,097 metres long.

Pork Hill crosses the following postcode sectors:

There is only one street named Pork Hill making it unique in Great Britain.

Pork Hill 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 Whitchurch.

The average elevation of Pork Hill is roughly 285.05 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 331.20 and the lowest point being 188.80. A change of 142.40 metres.

Pork Hill is located within the county of which is in the South West (England) region of the UK. 184.78 miles West from the centre of London, 13.07 miles North from the centre of Plymouth, 26.58 miles South West from the centre of Exeter and 35.1 miles North East from the centre of St Austell.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Pork Hill

Sunrise05:55
Sunset20:46

Latest Weather Conditions for Pork Hill

Observed at Weather Station:Mount Batten 9 August 2020 at 11:00 (14.12 miles away)
Current Weather:Sunny day
Temperature and Humidity:22.9°C (70.6%)
Wind Direction and Speed:SW (5 mph)

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Budget Hotels near Pork Hill Peter Tavy

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Travelodge Plymouth Roborough
Address:399 Tavistock Rd, Plymouth, PL6 7HB
Telephone:0871 559 1840 Learn More
9.00
2: Name:Travelodge Plymouth Derriford
Address:9 Howeson Ln, Plymouth, PL6 8BD
Telephone:0871 559 1839 Learn More
9.74
3: Name:Travelodge Okehampton Sourton Cross
Address:Sourton Cross, A386, Okehampton, EX20 4LY
Telephone:0871 984 6048 Learn More
10.53
4: Name:Premier Inn Plymouth East
Address:300 Plymouth Road
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11.45
5: Name:Travelodge Saltash
Address:Callington Rd, Saltash, PL12 6LF
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11.80
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Pork Hill above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
285.05188.80331.20142.40

Frequently asked Questions for Pork Hill

What Council (Local Authority) is Pork Hill in?

Pork Hill is located within the local authority area of West Devon Borough Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Pork Hill in?

Pork Hill is located within the area of Whitchurch Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is Pork Hill in?

Pork Hill is located within the ward of Dartmoor.

What County is Pork Hill in?

Pork Hill is not in a ceremonial county.

What Constituency is Pork Hill in?

Pork Hill is located within the constituency of Torridge and West Devon.

What Part of the UK is Pork Hill in?

Pork Hill is located within the South West (England) region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Pork Hill in?

Pork Hill is located within the Devon Council area.

What Police Force area is Pork Hill in?

Pork Hill is located within the Police area.

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Location Details

Pork Hill
Map showing the location of Pork Hill
Latitude50.556329
Longitude-4.076204
OS Easting (X):252948
OS Northing (Y):75076
OS Grid Reference:SX529751

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Pork Hill

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  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00103067
ONS Area NameAgricultural Communities
Average Age49.77
Area Population1606.00
Male Population759.00 (47%)
Female Population847.00 (53%)
LSOA Code:E01020341
LSOA Name:West Devon 006C
SOA Code:2a
SOA Name:Ageing rural neighbourhoods
MSOA Code:E02004234
MSOA Name:West Devon 006

Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Tavistock Superstore
Plymouth Rd Retail Park, Tavistock, PL19 9QN
0345 610 6707
Distance: 3.27 Miles
Directions from Pork Hill to Tesco Tavistock Superstore
Morrisons Tavistock
128-130 Plymouth Road, Tavistock PL19 9DS
01822 610743
Distance: 3.32 Miles
Directions from Pork Hill to Morrisons Tavistock
Tesco Plymouth Roborough Extra
2 Woolwell Crescent, Plymouth, PL6 7RF
0345 266 8759
Distance: 8.49 Miles
Directions from Pork Hill to Tesco Plymouth Roborough Extra
Asda Plymouth
Leypark Drive - Estover, Plymouth, PL6 8TB
01752 709785
Distance: 10.19 Miles
Directions from Pork Hill to Asda Plymouth

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01822 - Tavistock

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: Dartmoor Ward
Parish: Whitchurch Parish Council
Ceremonial County:
County Council: Devon Council

Nearest Car Parks

Cox Tor Car Park
Pork Hill, Tavistock, Devon
Tavistock
PL20 6ST
Distance: 0.10 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01626832093
Operated by: Dartmoor National Park Authority
Whitchurch Common Car Park
Pork Hill, Tavistock, Devon
Tavistock
PL20 6ST
Distance: 0.29 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
Pork Hill, Whitchurch Common Car Park
Pork Hill, Tavistock, Devon
Tavistock
PL20 6ST
Distance: 0.61 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
Merrivale Settlement Car Park
B3357, Merrivale, Devon
Merrivale
PL20 6ST
Distance: 1.41 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown

Nearest Schools

Mount Kelly
Distance: 2.6 Miles
Number of Pupils: 585
Address: Mount Kelly, Parkwood Road, PL19 0HZ
Head: Mr Guy Ayling (Head Master)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Pork Hill to Mount Kelly
St Peter's Church of England (VA) Junior School
Distance: 2.73 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected 29/06/2018)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 141
Address: St Peter's Church of England (VA) Junior School, School Close, Greenlands Estate, PL19 9HW
Head: Mrs Joanne Arscott ()
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Pork Hill to St Peter's Church of England (VA) Junior School
St Rumon's Church of England (VC) Infants School
Distance: 2.91 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 23/04/2010)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 110
Address: St Rumon's Church of England (VC) Infants School, Dolvin Road, PL19 9EA
Head: Mrs Joanne Arscott (Executive Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Pork Hill to St Rumon's Church of England (VC) Infants School
Mary Tavy and Brentor Community Primary School
Distance: 2.93 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 01/12/2011)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 79
Address: Mary Tavy and Brentor Community Primary School, Mary Tavy, PL19 9PR
Head: Mrs Barbara Earnshaw (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Pork Hill to Mary Tavy and Brentor Community Primary School

Nearest Hospitals

Tavistock Maternity Hospital
Address: Spring Hill, Tavistock, PL19 8LD,
Independent Sector
University Hospitals Plymouth NHS Trust
Distance: 3.45 (miles)
Directions from Pork Hill to Tavistock Maternity Hospital
Nuffield Health, Plymouth Hospital
Address: Derriford Road, Plymouth, PL6 8BG,
Independent Sector
Nuffield Health
Telephone: 0800 015 5020
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 9.66 (miles)
Directions from Pork Hill to Nuffield Health, Plymouth Hospital
Derriford Hospital
Address: Derriford Road, Crownhill, Plymouth, PL6 8DH,
NHS Sector
University Hospitals Plymouth NHS Trust
Telephone: 01752 202082
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 9.79 (miles)
Directions from Pork Hill to Derriford Hospital
Royal Eye Infirmary
Address: Derriford Road, Crownhill, Plymouth, PL6 8DH,
NHS Sector
University Hospitals Plymouth NHS Trust
Telephone: 01752 202082
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 9.79 (miles)
Directions from Pork Hill to Royal Eye Infirmary

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Pork Hill

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Pork Hill
2.96 Associated Dental Practices Ltd Kilworthy Park PL19 0BZ
3.12 Andrew Brown Dental Ltd 9 Plymouth Road PL19 8AU http:HTTP://WWW.ANDREWBROWNDENTAL.CO.UK
3.18 Lynbridge House Dental Surgery 26 West Street PL19 8AN
3.49 Dental Dept. Dartmoor, Princetown PL20 6RR
4.47 The Rock Dental Practice 14 Rock Hotel PL20 6DS

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Pork Hill

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near
3.15 Tavyside Health Centre Abbey Rise PL19 9FD tel:01822 613517
3.32 Abbey Surgery 28 Plymouth Road PL19 8BU tel:01822 612247
3.79 The Surgery Princetown Surgery, Tavistock Road, Princetown PL20 6QE
4.50 Yelverton Surgery Westella Road PL20 6AS tel:01822 852202
6.46 Gunnislake The Health Centre, The Orchard PL18 9JZ

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Pork Hill

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near
3.02 Boots Uk Limited 5 Duke Street PL19 0BA tel:01822 612609
3.15 Tavyside Pharmacy Abbey Rise PL19 9FD tel:01822 617991
3.32 Morrisons Pharmacy Plymouth Road PL19 9DS tel:01822 613153
3.32 Day Lewis Plc Abbey Surgery, 28 Plymouth Road PL19 8BU tel:01822 612104
4.50 Well Yelverton - Moorland Villas 8 Moorland Villas PL20 6DT tel:01822 852783

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Pork Hill

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Pork Hill
3.08 Angus Mcphie Optometrists Ltd 7 Market Street PL19 0DA
3.11 Specsavers (tavistock) 3 West Street PL19 8AD
3.11 Vision Express (tavistock) 5 West Street PL19 8AD
3.12 Boots Opticians (tavistock) 82 West Street PL19 8AQ
3.12 Bill Opticians - Tavistock 77 West Street PL19 8AQ

Nearest Libraries

Tavistock Library
The Quay, Plymouth Road, Tavistock, PL198AB
Telephone: 01822 612218
Distance: 3.18 Miles
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Directions from Pork Hill to Tavistock Library
Princetown Library
Claremont House, Princetown, Princetown, PL206QF
Telephone: 01822 890370
Distance: 3.77 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Pork Hill to Princetown Library
Estover Community Library
Tor Bridge High School, Miller Way, Plymouth, PL68UN
Telephone: 01752 207889
Distance: 10.06 Miles
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Directions from Pork Hill to Estover Community Library
Southway Library
359 Southway Drive, Plymouth, PL65QR
Telephone: 01752 305636
Distance: 10.51 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Pork Hill to Southway Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Gunnislake Station is 6.88 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 Pork Hill 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 7.10 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 Pork Hill 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 7.33 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 Pork Hill 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 8.64 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 Pork Hill 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 9.37 miles away Directions from Pork Hill to Plymouth City Airport
Exeter International Airport is 31.32 miles away Directions from Pork Hill to Exeter International Airport
Newquay St Mawgan Airport is 41.52 miles away Directions from Pork Hill to Newquay St Mawgan Airport
Cardiff International Airport is 66.44 miles away Directions from Pork Hill to Cardiff International Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Devonport Ferry Terminal is 13.32 miles away

Directions from Pork Hill to Devonport Ferry Terminal

Plymouth (Barbican) Landing Stage is 13.42 miles away

Directions from Pork Hill to Plymouth (Barbican) Landing Stage

Torpoint Ferry Terminal is 13.51 miles away

Directions from Pork Hill to Torpoint Ferry Terminal

Plymouth Ferry Terminal is 13.7 miles away

Directions from Pork Hill to Plymouth Ferry Terminal

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Pork Hill is approximately miles from the

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Princetown Visitor Centre
Visitor Centres
Distance: 3.83 (miles)
Directions from Pork Hill to Princetown Visitor Centre
Attraction Name: Buckland Abbey
Historic Properties
Distance: 5.72 (miles)
Directions from Pork Hill to Buckland Abbey
Attraction Name: Cotehele
Historic Properties
Distance: 7.78 (miles)
Directions from Pork Hill to Cotehele
Attraction Name: Saltram
Historic Properties
Distance: 12 (miles)
Directions from Pork Hill to Saltram