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The Folly in Great Somerford SN15 5HZ

The Folly is a Street in the Wiltshire village of Great Somerford with the postcode of SN15 5HZ and measures approximately 111 metres long.

The average house in The Folly sells for £240,000.00

There are 15 other streets named The Folly in Great Britain.

The Folly is within the area of Wiltshire Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax and the local parish council is Great Somerford.

The Folly has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 28600273 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of The Folly is roughly 64.32 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 64.40 and the lowest point being 64.00. A change of 0.40 metres.

Average House Prices for The Folly
YearSalesAverage House Price
20181£240,000.

The Folly is located within the county of Wiltshire which is in the South West (England) region of the UK. 83.87 miles West from the centre of London, 11.59 miles West from the centre of Swindon, 16.98 miles North East from the centre of Trowbridge and 23.58 miles South from the centre of Gloucester.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for The Folly, SN15 5HZ

Sunrise07:44
Sunset17:59

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SN15 5HZ
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Latest Weather Conditions for The Folly, SN15 5HZ

Observed at Weather Station:Lyneham 22 October 2020 at 20:00 (3.89 miles away)
Current Weather:Overcast
Temperature and Humidity:9.7°C (86.7%)
Wind Direction and Speed:SW (1 mph)
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Budget Hotels near The Folly Great Somerford

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Travelodge Chippenham Leigh Delamere M4 Eastbound
Address:Moto Service Area, Leigh Delamere, Chippenham, SN14 6LB
Telephone:0871 984 6264 Learn More
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Address:Leigh Delamere West Motorway Services, M4, Chippenham, SN14 6LB
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Address:Great Western Way
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4: Name:Holiday Inn Express Swindon West M4, Jct 16
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Mortgage Calculator for the Lowest Priced Property on The Folly
Total Price of Property£240,000
Minimum Deposit£12,000.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£700.00
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£1,201.50
Mortgage Calculator for the Highest Priced Property on The Folly
Total Price of Property£240,000
Minimum Deposit£12,000.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£700.00
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£1,201.50
Mortgage Calculator for the Average Priced Property on The Folly
Total Price of Property£240,000
Minimum Deposit£12,000.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£700.00
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£1,201.50

Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of The Folly above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
64.3264.0064.400.40

Frequently asked Questions for The Folly

What Council (Local Authority) is The Folly in?

The Folly is located within the local authority area of Wiltshire Council (Unitary) Council which is a .

What Parish Council is The Folly in?

The Folly is located within the area of Great Somerford Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is The Folly in?

The Folly is located within the ward of Brinkworth.

What County is The Folly in?

The Folly is located within the ceremonial county of Wiltshire.

What Constituency is The Folly in?

The Folly is located within the constituency of North Wiltshire.

What Part of the UK is The Folly in?

The Folly is located within the South West (England) region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is The Folly in?

The Folly is located within the Wiltshire Council area.

What Police Force area is The Folly in?

The Folly is located within the Wiltshire Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for The Folly

The Folly, Chippenham, Great Somerford, SN15 5HZ,

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Location Details

The Folly
Map showing the location of The Folly
Latitude51.545406
Longitude-2.051965
OS Easting (X):396396
OS Northing (Y):183000
OS Grid Reference:ST964830

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for The Folly

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00162679
ONS Area NameDetached Retirement Living
Average Age46.26
Area Population1390.00
Male Population671.00 (48%)
Female Population719.00 (52%)
Benefit Claimants7 (1%)
LSOA Code:E01031892
LSOA Name:Wiltshire 004B
SOA Code:2b
SOA Name:Prospering countryside life
MSOA Code:E02006647
MSOA Name:Wiltshire 004
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Nearest Supermarkets

Waitrose Malmesbury-
Waitrose, Malmesbury By-Pass, Malmesbury, SN16 9FS
01666825025
Distance: 3 Miles
Directions from The Folly to Waitrose Malmesbury-
Tesco Lyneham Express
22a Calne Rd, Lyneham, Chippenham, SN15 4PS
0345 026 9386
Distance: 4.55 Miles
Directions from The Folly to Tesco Lyneham Express
Morrisons Chippenham
Cepen Park North, Chippenham SN14 6UZ
01249 656992
Distance: 5.78 Miles
Directions from The Folly to Morrisons Chippenham
Sainsburys Wootton Bassett
Borough Fields Shopping Centre, Wootton Bassett, Swindon, England, SN4 7AX
01793 855471
Distance: 6.3 Miles
Directions from The Folly to Sainsburys Wootton Bassett

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01666 - Malmesbury
Area Code: 01249 - Chippenham

 Broadband Information

Speed Average Speed Median Speed Maximum Speed Next-generation access (NGA) Number of Connections
Less than 2 Mbps 2.1 2.3 3.4 N 3

 Recent House Sales in The Folly

Address1 The Folly, , Wiltshire, SN15 5HZ.
Sale DateWed 20 Jun 2018
Sale Price£240,000
Type of PropertySemi-Detached
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Wiltshire Council (Unitary)
Visit the Council's Website
County Hall, Bythesea Road, Trowbridge, Wiltshire, BA14 8JN
Send email
Telephone Number: 0300 456 0100
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of
The Member of Parliament is James Gray
Details for the MP James Gray on parliament.uk
Details for the MP James Gray on theyworkforyou.com
In the 2019 General Election James Gray won with a majority of 17,626 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 73,280
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Brinkworth Ward
Parish: Great Somerford Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Wiltshire
County Council: Wiltshire Council

Nearest Car Parks

Station Road Car Park
Station Road, Malmesbury, Wiltshire
Malmesbury
SN16 9JT
Distance: 3.54 km (click for directions)
Charges apply 8am-6pm Mon - Sat. Blue Badge holders free. Access to the town is via steep steps and therefore is not suitable for wheelchair users and people with mobility difficulties who wish to visit the town centre. Random security patrols.
Telephone: 03004560100
Operated by: Wiltshire Council
Burnham Road Car Park
Burnham Road, Malmesbury, Wiltshire
Malmesbury
SN16 0BQ
Distance: 3.62 km (click for directions)
Free of charge car park, mainly used for residential parking. Random security patrols.
Telephone: 03004560100
Operated by: Wiltshire Council
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Nearest Schools

Somerfords' Walter Powell CofE Academy
Distance: 0.15 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 24/05/2012)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 59
Address: Somerfords' Walter Powell CofE Academy, Dauntsey Road, Great Somerford, SN15 5HS
Head: Mrs Andrea Kaye (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Folly to Somerfords' Walter Powell CofE Academy
Seagry Church of England Primary School
Distance: 1.87 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 24/05/2012)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 69
Address: Seagry Church of England Primary School, Upper Seagry, SN15 5EX
Head: Mrs Andrea Kaye (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Folly to Seagry Church of England Primary School
Lea and Garsdon Church of England Primary School
Distance: 2.4 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 19/03/2015)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 122
Address: Lea and Garsdon Church of England Primary School, The Street, Lea, SN16 9PG
Head: Mr Peter Shewring (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Folly to Lea and Garsdon Church of England Primary School
Christian Malford CofE Primary School
Distance: 2.73 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 10/01/2017)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 112
Address: Christian Malford CofE Primary School, Church Road, Christian Malford, SN15 4BW
Head: Mrs Andrea Kaye (Executive Principal)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from The Folly to Christian Malford CofE Primary School

Nearest Hospitals

Malmesbury Community Hospital
Address: Burton Hill, Malmesbury, SN16 0EQ,
Independent Sector
Great Western Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Distance: 2.89 (miles)
Directions from The Folly to Malmesbury Community Hospital
Chippenham Community Hospital
Address: Rowden Hill, Chippenham, SN15 2AJ,
NHS Sector
Great Western Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01249 447100
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 7.18 (miles)
Directions from The Folly to Chippenham Community Hospital
Tetbury Hospital
Address: Malmesbury Road, Tetbury, GL8 8XB,
Independent Sector
Other Private Healthcare Providers
Telephone: 01666 502336
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 7.61 (miles)
Directions from The Folly to Tetbury Hospital
Tetbury Hospital
Address: Malmesbury Road, Tetbury, GL8 8XB,
NHS Sector
Gloucestershire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Distance: 7.61 (miles)
Directions from The Folly to Tetbury Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near The Folly

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in The Folly
2.86 Malmesbury Dental Practice Malmesbury Primary Care Centre, Priory Way SN16 0FB
3.30 Bassett Cross Dentists 17 Oxford Street SN16 9AX
3.53 Barley Mow Dental Surgery 21 St. Marys Street SN16 0BJ
4.02 Lyneham Dental Centre Calne Road SN15 4XX
6.23 Gentle Dental Care Chippenham Ltd 9 Malmesbury Road SN15 1PS

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near The Folly

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near
2.86 Malmesbury Primary Care Centre Priory Way SN16 0FB tel:01666 825825
2.96 Sutton Benger Surgery The Playing Fields, Chestnut Road, Sutton Benger SN15 4RP
6.31 New Court Surgery Borough Fields, Wootton Bassett SN4 7AX tel:01793 852302
6.37 Hathaway Surgery 32 New Road SN15 1HP
6.51 Tinkers Lane Surgery Royal Wootton Bassett SN4 7AT tel:01793 852131

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near The Folly

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near
2.86 Your Local Boots Pharmacy Primary Care Centre, Priory Way, Burton Hill SN16 0FB tel:01666 826115
3.27 Boots Uk Limited 39 High Street SN16 9AA
3.28 Lloydspharmacy 28 High Street SN16 9AU tel:01666 822157
4.07 Lyneham Pharmacy Edmonds Garage, The Green, Lyneham SN15 4PD tel:07966 923445
5.78 Morrisons Pharmacy West Cepen Way, Cepen Park North SN14 6UZ tel:01249 464241

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near The Folly

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near The Folly
3.19 Canton Optics Ltd (malmesbury) 57 High Street SN16 9AG
3.27 Haine And Smith Opticians (malmesbury) 25 High Street SN16 9AA
6.37 Brignall And Partners (chippenham) 33 New Road SN15 1HP
6.37 Brignall Opticians 33 New Road SN15 1HP
6.38 Haine And Smith Opticians (wootton Bassett) 140 High Street, Wootton Bassett SN4 7AY

Nearest Libraries

Malmesbury Library
Cross Hayes, Malmesbury, SN169BG
Telephone: 01666 823611
Distance: 3.22 Miles
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Directions from The Folly to Malmesbury Library
Lyneham Library
Memorial Hall, Chippenham, SN154PR
Telephone: 01249 890230
Distance: 4.53 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from The Folly to Lyneham Library
Wootton Bassett Library
Borough Fields, Royal Wootton Bassett, Swindon, SN47AX
Telephone: 01793 853249
Distance: 6.31 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from The Folly to Wootton Bassett Library
Chippenham Library
Timber Street, Chippenham, SN153EJ
Telephone: 01249 650536
Distance: 6.65 Miles
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Directions from The Folly to Chippenham Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Chippenham Station is 6.35 miles away.

Address: Chippenham station, Cocklebury Road, Chippenham, Wiltshire, SN15 3QE

Chippenham is situated on the Wessex Main Line|Great Western Main Line and is managed by Great Western Railway.

Chippenham Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from The Folly to Chippenham Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Bath Spa00:13:00
Bridgwater01:23:00
Bristol Temple Meads00:32:00
Cardiff Central01:24:30
Dawlish01:49:00
Didcot Parkway00:31:00
Exeter St David's01:38:00
Highbridge & Burnham01:15:00
London Paddington01:12:00
Melksham00:10:00
Nailsea & Backwell00:42:30
Newport (South Wales)01:08:00
Newton Abbot02:00:00
Plymouth02:32:30
Reading00:47:00
Swindon (Wilts)00:14:00
Taunton01:28:00
Teignmouth01:54:00
Tiverton Parkway01:46:00
Trowbridge00:19:00
Westbury00:26:30
Weston Milton01:00:00
Weston-super-Mare01:02:00
Worle00:54:00
Yatton00:48:00

Kemble Station is 9.13 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 The Folly 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 11.53 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 The Folly 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

Melksham Station is 12.12 miles away.

Address: Melksham station, Station Road, Melksham, Wiltshire, SN12 8BN

Melksham is situated on the Wessex Main Line and is managed by Great Western Railway.

Melksham Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from The Folly to Melksham Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Chippenham00:12:00
Swindon (Wilts)00:31:00
Trowbridge00:09:30
Westbury00:17:00

Nearest Airports

Gloucestershire Airport is 24.43 miles away Directions from The Folly to Gloucestershire Airport
Bristol International Airport is 30.41 miles away Directions from The Folly to Bristol International Airport
London Oxford Airport is 37.39 miles away Directions from The Folly to London Oxford Airport
Southampton Airport is 50.86 miles away Directions from The Folly to Southampton Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Sharpness Old Docks is 22.24 miles away

Directions from The Folly to Sharpness Old Docks

Lydney Harbour is 22.58 miles away

Directions from The Folly to Lydney Harbour

Temple Meads Station Ferry Landing is 23.68 miles away

Directions from The Folly to Temple Meads Station Ferry Landing

Temple Bridge (Bristol) Ferry Landing is 23.76 miles away

Directions from The Folly to Temple Bridge (Bristol) Ferry Landing

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

The Folly is approximately 1.51 miles from the M4

Junction: M4 J17/A350/A429/B4122 - 3.66 Miles Away

Directions from The Folly to M4 J17/A350/A429/B4122

Junction: M4 J16/A3102/B4005 - 8.51 Miles Away

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Junction: M4 J18/A46(T)/A46 - 13.15 Miles Away

Directions from The Folly to M4 J18/A46(T)/A46

Junction: M4 J15/A419(T)/A346 - 14.12 Miles Away

Directions from The Folly to M4 J15/A419(T)/A346

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Athelstan Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 3.27 (miles)
Directions from The Folly to Athelstan Museum
Attraction Name: Calne Heritage Centre
Visitor Centres
Distance: 7.76 (miles)
Directions from The Folly to Calne Heritage Centre
Attraction Name: Tetbury Police Museum and Courtroom
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 7.99 (miles)
Directions from The Folly to Tetbury Police Museum and Courtroom
Attraction Name: Westonbirt, The National Arboretum
Country Parks
Distance: 8.24 (miles)
Directions from The Folly to Westonbirt, The National Arboretum
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