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Carfax Close in Swindon

Carfax Close is a Street in the Wiltshire town of Swindon and measures approximately 76 metres long.

There are 3 other streets named Carfax Close in Great Britain.

Carfax Close is within the area of Swindon Borough Council Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax .

The average elevation of Carfax Close is roughly 100.17 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 100.30 and the lowest point being 99.90. A change of 0.40 metres.

Carfax Close is located within the county of Wiltshire which is in the South West (England) region of the UK. 72.33 miles West from the centre of London, 0.17 miles North from the centre of Swindon, 24.9 miles North East from the centre of Trowbridge and 26.03 miles South West from the centre of Oxford.

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Green Circle = 10 Minutes Walk (800 metres)
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Sunset and Sunrise times for Carfax Close

Sunrise05:16
Sunset20:49

Latest Weather Conditions for Carfax Close

Observed at Weather Station:Lyneham 13 May 2021 at 09:00 (9.93 miles away)
Current Weather:Cloudy
Temperature and Humidity:10.2°C (93.5%)
Wind Direction and Speed:NE (14 mph)
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Budget Hotels near Carfax Close Swindon

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Travelodge Swindon Central
Address:Princes Way, Princes St, Swindon, SN1 2SF
Telephone:0871 984 6328 Learn More
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2: Name:Holiday Inn Express Swindon City Centre
Address:Bridge Street
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3: Name:Premier Inn Swindon Central
Address:1 Larch Close
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4: Name:Holiday Inn Express Swindon West M4, Jct 16
Address:Frankland Road, Blagrove
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5: Name:Premier Inn Swindon North
Address:Broad Bush
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Carfax Close above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
100.1799.90100.300.40

Frequently asked Questions for Carfax Close

What Council (Local Authority) is Carfax Close in?

Carfax Close is located within the local authority area of Swindon Borough Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Carfax Close in?

Carfax Close is in an unparished area.

What Electoral Ward is Carfax Close in?

Carfax Close is located within the ward of Central.

What County is Carfax Close in?

Carfax Close is located within the ceremonial county of Wiltshire.

What Constituency is Carfax Close in?

Carfax Close is located within the constituency of South Swindon.

What Part of the UK is Carfax Close in?

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

What County Council area is Carfax Close in?

Carfax Close is located within the Swindon Council area.

What Police Force area is Carfax Close in?

Carfax Close is located within the Wiltshire Police area.

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Location Details

Carfax Close
Map showing the location of Carfax Close
Latitude51.563332
Longitude-1.782743
OS Easting (X):415058
OS Northing (Y):185014
OS Grid Reference:SU151850

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Carfax Close

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00078275
ONS Area NameAsian Terraces and Flats
Average Age35.25
Area Population2182.00
Male Population1197.00 (55%)
Female Population985.00 (45%)
Benefit Claimants40 (2%)
LSOA Code:E01015475
LSOA Name:Swindon 015A
SOA Code:7b
SOA Name:Young ethnic communities
MSOA Code:E02003226
MSOA Name:Swindon 015
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Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Swindon Metro
13-17 The Parade, Swindon, SN1 1BB
0345 677 9645
Distance: 0.09 Miles
Directions from Carfax Close to Tesco Swindon Metro
Iceland Swindon
15 Havelock Square, Brunel Centre, Swindon Wiltshire, SN1 1LE
01793490045
Distance: 0.23 Miles
Directions from Carfax Close to Iceland Swindon
Sainsburys Swindon
4 Brunel Plaza, Swindon, England, SN1 1LF
01793 530477
Distance: 0.27 Miles
Directions from Carfax Close to Sainsburys Swindon
Iceland Gorse Hill Swindon
56/67 Cricklade Road, Gorse Hill, Swindon, SN2 1AA
01793616193
Distance: 0.58 Miles
Directions from Carfax Close to Iceland Gorse Hill Swindon

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01793 - Swindon

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Swindon Borough Council
Visit the Council's Website
Civic Offices, Euclid Street, Swindon, Wiltshire, SN1 2JH
Send email
Telephone Number: 01793 445 500
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of South Swindon
The Member of Parliament is Robert Buckland
Details for the MP Robert Buckland on parliament.uk
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In the 2019 General Election Robert Buckland won with a majority of 6,625 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 73,118
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Central Ward
Parish: Unparished area
Ceremonial County: Wiltshire

Nearest Car Parks

Carlton Car Park
Carfax Street, Swindon, Wiltshire
Swindon
SN1 1ED
Distance: 0.04 km (click for directions)
Open Mon-Sat 6.30am-8.30pm, closed on Sundays and Bank Holidays. Levels 1A & 1B - Short stay. Levels 2A upwards - Long stay. Season tickets levels 2A upwards only. Blue Badge holders may park free, no time limit, must display badge. Charges vary
Telephone: 01793445506
Operated by: Swindon Borough Council
Queenstown Car Park
Turl Street, Swindon, Wiltshire
Swindon
SN1 1EF
Distance: 0.08 km (click for directions)
Long stay. Blue Badge holders may park free, no time limit, must display badge. Open 24 hours.
Telephone: 01793445506
Operated by: Swindon Borough Council
Cheltenham Street Car Park
Cheltenham Street, Swindon, Wiltshire
Swindon
SN1 1BX
Distance: 0.12 km (click for directions)
Long stay. Blue Badge holders may park free, no time limit, must display badge. Open 24 hours.
Telephone: 01793445506
Operated by: Swindon Borough Council
The Parade Car Park
John Street, Swindon, Wiltshire
Swindon
SN1 1RT
Distance: 0.13 km (click for directions)
Short stay. Blue Badge holders may park free, no time limit, must display badge. Limited access on Thursday, Friday and Saturday evenings.
Telephone: 01793445506
Operated by: Swindon Borough Council
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Nearest Schools

Holy Rood Catholic Primary School
Distance: 0.4 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected 20/07/2018)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 426
Address: Holy Rood Catholic Primary School, Groundwell Road, SN1 2LU
Head: Naomi Fry (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Carfax Close to Holy Rood Catholic Primary School
Swindon College
Distance: 0.41 Miles
Phase: 16 plus
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected )
Address: Swindon College, North Star Avenue, SN2 1DY
Head: Mr Steve Wain (Principal and Chief Executive)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Carfax Close to Swindon College
UTC Swindon
Distance: 0.49 Miles
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 4 Inadequate ( Inspected 10/03/2017)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 121
Address: UTC Swindon, Bristol Street, SN1 5ET
Head: Mr Jon Oliver (Executive Principal)
Directions from Carfax Close to UTC Swindon
Drove Primary School
Distance: 0.5 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 18/04/2012)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 741
Address: Drove Primary School, Drove Road, SN1 3AH
Head: Mrs Helen Swanson (Principal)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Carfax Close to Drove Primary School

Nearest Hospitals

BMI The Ridgeway Hospital
Address: Moormead Road, Wroughton, Swindon, SN4 9DD,
Independent Sector
BMI Healthcare
Telephone: 01793 814848
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 2.63 (miles)
Directions from Carfax Close to BMI The Ridgeway Hospital
The Great Western Hospital
Address: Marlborough Road, Swindon, SN3 6BB,
NHS Sector
Great Western Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01793 604020
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 2.94 (miles)
Directions from Carfax Close to The Great Western Hospital
Fairford Hospital
Address: The Croft, Fairford,
NHS Sector
Gloucestershire Care Services NHS Trust
Telephone: 0300 421 6470
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 10.01 (miles)
Directions from Carfax Close to Fairford Hospital
Faringdon Day Hospital
Address: Oakwood House, Cedar Road, Faringdon, SN7 8DS,
Independent Sector
Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Distance: 10.54 (miles)
Directions from Carfax Close to Faringdon Day Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Carfax Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Carfax Close
0.09 Islington Street (dental Surgery) 1 Islington Street SN1 2DQ
0.20 Ambience Dental Practice Wade House, 37-39 Queen Street SN1 1RN
0.36 Dental Practice Berkeley House, 9 Milton Road SN1 5JE
0.36 Dental Surgery 12 Milton Road SN1 5JE
0.46 Dunedin Dental Surgery 30 Victoria Road SN1 3AW

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Carfax Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near Carfax Close
0.09 Whalebridge Practice The Whalebridge Practice, Swindon Nhs Health Centre, 1 Islington St SN1 2DQ tel:01793 692933
0.09 Carfax Medical Centre Swinson Nhs Health Centre, Ist Floor, 1 Islington St SN1 2DQ tel:01793 541655
0.61 Victoria Cross Surgery 168-169 Victoria Road SN1 3BU tel:01793 535584
0.64 Park Lane Practice 7-9 Park Lane SN1 5HG tel:01793 523176
0.77 Great Western Surgery Farriers Close SN1 2QU tel:01793 421311

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Carfax Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near Carfax Close
0.09 Swindon Health Cntr (pd) Ltd Swindon Nhs Health Centre, 1 Islington Street SN1 2DQ tel:01793 616280
0.24 Boots Uk Limited 3 Brunel Plaza SN1 1LF
0.31 The Pharmacy 123 Commercial Road SN1 5PL tel:01793 535041
0.41 Jhoots Pharmacy 171 Victoria Road SN1 3DF tel:01793 528388
0.51 Tesco In-store Pharmacy Ocotal Way SN1 2EH tel:01793 587447

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Carfax Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Carfax Close
0.19 Optical Express ( Swindon) 1st Floor (suite 4), Minton Place, Station Road SN1 1DA
0.19 Vision Express (swindon) 83 Regent Street, Brunel Centre SN1 1JY
0.24 Boots Opticians (swindon) 2c Brunel Plaza, The Brunel Centre SN1 1LF
0.24 Boots Opticians (swindon) 3 Brunel Plaza SN1 1LF
0.24 Optika Opticians (swindon) 7 Brunel Plaza SN1 1LF

Nearest Libraries

Swindon Central Library
Regent Circus, Swindon, SN11QG
Telephone:
Distance: 0.33 Miles
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Directions from Carfax Close to Swindon Central Library
Gorse Hill Library
Community Centre, Swindon, SN28DA
Telephone:
Distance: 0.7 Miles
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Directions from Carfax Close to Gorse Hill Library
Even Swindon Library
Jennings Street, Swindon, SN22BG
Telephone: 01793 486103
Distance: 0.9 Miles
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Directions from Carfax Close to Even Swindon Library
Walcot Library
Somerville Road, Swindon, SN33BL
Telephone: 01793 463238
Distance: 0.94 Miles
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Directions from Carfax Close to Walcot Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Swindon (Wilts) Station is 0.19 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 Carfax Close 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

Kemble Station is 12.93 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 Carfax Close 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

Bedwyn Station is 14.96 miles away.

Address: Bedwyn station, The Knapp, Great Bedwyn, Wiltshire, SN8 5RD

Bedwyn is situated on the Reading to Taunton Line and is managed by Great Western Railway.

Bedwyn Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Carfax Close to Bedwyn Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Hungerford00:06:00
Kintbury00:11:00
London Paddington01:10:00
Newbury00:18:00
Reading00:43:00
Thatcham00:23:00
Theale00:31:30

Pewsey Station is 15.29 miles away.

Address: Pewsey station, North Street, Pewsey, Wiltshire, SN9 5ER

Pewsey is situated on the Reading to Taunton Line and is managed by Great Western Railway.

Pewsey Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Carfax Close to Pewsey Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Bedwyn00:10:00
Bodmin Parkway03:14:00
Camborne04:08:00
Castle Cary00:39:00
Dawlish01:40:30
Dawlish Warren01:56:00
Exeter St David's01:28:00
Exeter St Thomas01:42:00
Frome00:40:00
Hungerford00:17:00
Ivybridge02:18:00
Kintbury00:21:30
Liskeard03:02:00
London Paddington01:04:00
Lostwithiel03:19:30
Newbury00:19:00
Newton Abbot01:50:00
Paignton02:12:00
Par03:24:30
Penzance04:27:30
Plymouth02:31:00
Reading00:38:00
Reading West00:48:00
Redruth04:01:30
Saltash02:42:30
St Austell03:32:30
St Erth04:18:30
St Germans02:49:30
Starcross01:51:00
Taunton01:00:00
Teignmouth01:45:30
Thatcham00:34:00
Theale00:44:00
Tiverton Parkway01:13:00
Torquay02:07:00
Torre02:03:00
Totnes02:03:00
Truro03:49:30
Westbury00:18:00

Nearest Airports

London Oxford Airport is 27.43 miles away Directions from Carfax Close to London Oxford Airport
Gloucestershire Airport is 27.86 miles away Directions from Carfax Close to Gloucestershire Airport
Bristol International Airport is 41.77 miles away Directions from Carfax Close to Bristol International Airport
Southampton Airport is 46.14 miles away Directions from Carfax Close to Southampton Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Sharpness Old Docks is 32.01 miles away

Directions from Carfax Close to Sharpness Old Docks

Lydney Harbour is 32.66 miles away

Directions from Carfax Close to Lydney Harbour

Temple Meads Station Ferry Landing is 35.2 miles away

Directions from Carfax Close to Temple Meads Station Ferry Landing

Temple Bridge (Bristol) Ferry Landing is 35.3 miles away

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Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Junction: M4 J16/A3102/B4005 - 3.3 Miles Away

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Junction: M4 J15/A419(T)/A346 - 3.55 Miles Away

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Junction: M4 J17/A350/A429/B4122 - 14.95 Miles Away

Directions from Carfax Close to M4 J17/A350/A429/B4122

Junction: M4 J14/A338 - 14.99 Miles Away

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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Chiseldon Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 2.14 (miles)
Directions from Carfax Close to Chiseldon Museum
Attraction Name: Cricklade Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 6.12 (miles)
Directions from Carfax Close to Cricklade Museum
Attraction Name: The Buscot and Coleshill Estates
Historic Properties
Distance: 7.47 (miles)
Directions from Carfax Close to The Buscot and Coleshill Estates
Attraction Name: Ashdown House
Historic Properties
Distance: 8.3 (miles)
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