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Rock Close Wentnor SY9 5EP

Rock Close is a Street in the village of Wentnor with the postcode of SY9 5EP which measures approximately 51 metres long.

Rock Close is within the Post Town of BISHOPS CASTLE

Rock Close is within the area of Shropshire Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax and the local parish council is Wentnor & Myndtown.

Rock Close has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 36500370 in the National Street Gazetteer.

Rock Close is located within the county of Shropshire which is in the West Midlands (England) region of the UK. 139.27 miles North West from the centre of London, 13.83 miles South West from the centre of Shrewsbury, 34.1 miles North from the centre of Hereford and 37.58 miles North West from the centre of Worcester.

Estate Agents near Rock Close

Estate Agents near Rock Close
NameAddressWebsite
Miller Evans4 The Square, Church Stretton, SY6 6DAVisit Website
Wrights32 Sandford Avenue, Church Stretton, SY6 6BWVisit Website
Halls Estate Agents43 Church Street, Bishops Castle, SY9 5ADVisit Website
Samuel Wood10 Corvedale Road, Craven Arms, SY7 9NDVisit Website
McCartneys LLPCorvedale Road, Craven Arms, SY7 9NEVisit Website

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SY9 5EP
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Sunset and Sunrise times for Rock Close, SY9 5EP

Sunrise05:03
Sunset21:12

Latest Weather Conditions for Rock Close, SY9 5EP

Observed at Weather Station:Shobdon Saws 23 May 2022 at 08:00 (20.10 miles away)
Current Weather:Overcast
Temperature and Humidity:13.2°C (77.7%)
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Budget Hotels near Rock Close Wentnor

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Travelodge Shrewsbury Bayston Hill
Address:A5, A49, Bayston Hill, Shrewsbury, SY3 0DA
Telephone:0871 984 6103 Learn More
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Address:Shrewsbury Business Park, Sitka Drive
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3: Name:Premier Inn Shrewsbury Town Centre
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4: Name:Travelodge Ludlow
Address:Foldgate Ln, Ludlow, SY8 1LS
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5: Name:Travelodge Shrewsbury Battlefield
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Location Details

Rock Close
Map showing the location of Rock Close
Latitude52.532425
Longitude-2.913043
OS Easting (X):338072
OS Northing (Y):293160
OS Grid Reference:SO381932

Frequently asked Questions for Rock Close

What Council (Local Authority) is Rock Close in?

Rock Close is located within the local authority area of Shropshire Council which is a Unitary Authority.

What Parish Council is Rock Close in?

Rock Close is located within the area of Wentnor & Myndtown Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is Rock Close in?

Rock Close is located within the ward of Bishop's Castle.

What County is Rock Close in?

Rock Close is located within the ceremonial county of Shropshire.

What Constituency is Rock Close in?

Rock Close is located within the constituency of Ludlow.

What Part of the UK is Rock Close in?

Rock Close is located within the West Midlands (England) region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Rock Close in?

Rock Close is located within the Shropshire Council area.

What Police Force area is Rock Close in?

Rock Close is located within the West Mercia Police area.

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00147648
ONS Area NameRural White-Collar Workers
Average Age45.06
Area Population1238.00
Male Population617.00 (50%)
Female Population621.00 (50%)
Benefit Claimants6 (0%)
LSOA Code:E01028991
LSOA Name:Shropshire 030A
SOA Code:2c
SOA Name:Remoter communities
MSOA Code:E02006041
MSOA Name:Shropshire 030

Nearest Supermarkets

Sainsburys Shrewsbury
Meole Brace Retail Park, Hereford Road, Shrewsbury, England, SY3 9NB
01743 244744
Distance: 12.67 Miles
Directions from Rock Close to Sainsburys Shrewsbury
Tesco Welshpool Superstore
Smithfield Rd, Welshpool, SY21 7BL
0345 026 9676
Distance: 12.96 Miles
Directions from Rock Close to Tesco Welshpool Superstore
Morrisons Welshpool
Berriew Street, Welshpool SY21 7SS
01938 559032
Distance: 13.08 Miles
Directions from Rock Close to Morrisons Welshpool
Sainsburys Welshpool
Brook Street, Welshpool, Wales, SY21 7NJ
01938 559341
Distance: 13.32 Miles
Directions from Rock Close to Sainsburys Welshpool

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01588 - Bishops Castle
Area Code: 01694 - Church Stretton

 Broadband Information

Speed Average Speed Median Speed Maximum Speed Next-generation access (NGA) Number of Connections
Less than 2 Mbps 4.4 4.5 8.1 N 9

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Shropshire
Visit the Council's Website
Shropshire Council, Chief Executives Office, Shirehall, Abbey Foregate, Shrewsbury &Shropshire
Send email
Telephone Number: General enquiries
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Ludlow
The Member of Parliament is Philip Dunne
Details for the MP Philip Dunne on parliament.uk
Details for the MP Philip Dunne on theyworkforyou.com
In the 2019 General Election Philip Dunne won with a majority of 23,648 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 69,444
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Bishop's Castle Ward
Parish: Wentnor & Myndtown Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Shropshire

Nearest Schools

Norbury Primary School and Nursery
Distance: 1.48 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 26/11/2014)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 78
Address: Norbury Primary School and Nursery, Norbury, SY9 5EA
Head: Mr Leslie Ball (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Rock Close to Norbury Primary School and Nursery
St Lawrence CofE Primary School
Distance: 7.38 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 27/02/2014)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 273
Address: St Lawrence CofE Primary School, Shrewsbury Road, SY6 6EX
Head: Mr Alan Brannen (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Rock Close to St Lawrence CofE Primary School
Church Stretton School
Distance: 7.42 Miles
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 26/03/2019)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 548
Address: Church Stretton School, Shrewsbury Road, SY6 6EX
Head: Mr John Parr (Principal)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Rock Close to Church Stretton School
The Community College, Bishop's Castle
Distance: 7.45 Miles
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 18/05/2015)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 461
Address: The Community College, Bishop's Castle, Brampton Road, SY9 5AY
Head: Mr Reuben Thorley (Headteacher)
Directions from Rock Close to The Community College, Bishop's Castle

Nearest Hospitals

Bishop's Castle Community Hospital
Address: Union Street, Bishop's Castle, SY9 5AJ,
NHS Sector
Shropshire Community Health NHS Trust
Telephone: 01588 638220
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 7.3 (miles)
Directions from to Bishop's Castle Community Hospital
Nuffield Health, Shrewsbury Hospital
Address: Longden Road, Shrewsbury, SY3 9DP,
Independent Sector
Nuffield Health
Telephone: 0800 015 5020
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 20.17 (miles)
Directions from to Nuffield Health, Shrewsbury Hospital
Royal Shrewsbury Hospital
Address: Mytton Oak Road, Shrewsbury, SY3 8XQ,
NHS Sector
Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust
Telephone: 01743 261000
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 21.24 (miles)
Directions from to Royal Shrewsbury Hospital
The Redwoods Centre
Address: Somerby Drive, Bicton Heath, Shrewsbury, SY3 8DS,
Independent Sector
Midlands Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 0300 790 7000
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 21.25 (miles)
Directions from to The Redwoods Centre

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Rock Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Rock Close
4.42 Butler And Finnigan Dental Surgery, 2 Market Square SY9 5BN
4.43 Dental Surgery 15 Burway Road SY6 6DL
4.56 Redcote Surgery 2 Central Avenue SY6 6EE
7.17 Craven Arms Dental Practice The Gateway, Auction Yard SY7 9QJ
8.08 Minsterley Road Dental Practice Minsterley Road SY5 0QJ

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Rock Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near Rock Close
4.30 Bishops Castle Surgery The Surgery Flat, School House Lane SY9 5ER tel:01588 638285
4.50 Church Stretton Medical Centre Easthope Road SY6 6BL tel:01694 722127
7.03 Craven Arms Surgery 20 Shrewsbury Road SY7 9PY tel:01588 672309
7.99 Worthen Medical Practice Worthen SY5 9HT tel:01743 891401
8.23 Pontesbury Medical Prac Hall Bank, Pontesbury SY5 0RF tel:01743 790325

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Rock Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near Rock Close
4.50 Hillside Pharmacy 18 Sandford Avenue SY6 6BW tel:01694 722799
4.52 Bishops Castle Pharmacy Church Street SY9 5AE tel:01588 638408
4.56 Rowlands Pharmacy 40 Sandford Avenue SY6 6BH tel:01694 722806
7.20 Lunts Pharmacy Drovers House, The Auction Yard SY7 9BZ tel:01588 672327
8.14 Pontesbury Pharmacy Pharmacy Flat, Main Road, Pontesbury SY5 0RR tel:01743 790273

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Rock Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Rock Close
4.50 A B Optics Ltd (church Stretton) 20 Sandford Avenue SY6 6BW
4.52 The Optician (bishops Castle) 29 Church Street SY9 5AD
7.21 Suzanne Floyd Optometrist 5 Dale Street SY7 9PB
9.99 Sarah Banks Ltd Montgomery Activity Centre, School Bank SY15 6QA
10.09 The Optician (montgomery) Institute House, Arthur Street SY15 6RA

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Church Stretton Station is 4.61 miles away.

Address: Church Stretton station, Station Approach, Church Stretton, Shropshire, SY6 6PG

Church Stretton is situated on the Welsh Marches Line and is managed by Transport for Wales.

Church Stretton Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Rock Close to Church Stretton Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Abergavenny01:08:00
Abergele & Pensarn02:00:00
Ammanford02:58:00
Baglan02:42:00
Bangor (Gwynedd)02:31:30
Bodorgan02:45:00
Bridgend02:22:30
Briton Ferry02:45:30
Broome00:17:00
Bucknell00:26:00
Builth Road01:30:00
Bynea03:16:00
Cardiff Central01:59:00
Carmarthen03:52:00
Chester01:20:00
Chirk00:41:00
Cilmeri01:33:30
Clarbeston Road04:25:00
Clunderwen04:17:00
Colwyn Bay02:03:00
Conwy02:19:00
Craven Arms00:08:00
Crewe00:56:00
Cwmbran01:22:00
Cynghordy02:10:00
Dolau00:59:30
Ferryside03:39:00
Ffairfach02:46:00
Flint01:32:30
Garth (Powys)01:38:30
Gobowen00:35:00
Gowerton03:19:00
Haverfordwest04:33:00
Hereford00:45:00
Holyhead03:07:30
Hopton Heath00:21:00
Johnston (Pembs)04:41:00
Kidwelly03:33:00
Knighton00:35:00
Knucklas00:40:30
Leominster00:26:00
Llanbister Road00:53:30
Llandeilo02:44:00
Llandovery02:22:00
Llandrindod01:20:00
Llandudno Junction02:11:00
Llandybie02:54:00
Llanelli03:24:00
Llanfairfechan02:30:00
Llanfairpwll02:35:00
Llangadog02:32:00
Llangammarch01:42:00
Llangennech03:13:00
Llangynllo00:48:30
Llanharan02:13:00
Llansamlet02:57:00
Llanwrda02:28:00
Llanwrtyd01:57:00
Ludlow00:15:00
Manchester Piccadilly01:33:00
Milford Haven04:51:00
Nantwich00:46:30
Neath02:45:00
Newport (South Wales)01:37:00
Pantyffynnon03:01:00
Pembrey & Burry Port03:28:30
Pen-y-Bont (Mid Wales)01:04:00
Pencoed02:18:30
Penmaenmawr02:25:00
Pontarddulais03:08:00
Pontyclun02:10:00
Pontypool & New Inn01:19:00
Port Talbot Parkway02:37:00
Prees00:37:00
Prestatyn01:45:30
Pyle02:30:30
Rhosneigr02:52:00
Rhyl01:51:30
Ruabon00:47:00
Shotton01:29:00
Shrewsbury00:17:00
Skewen02:53:00
Stockport01:24:00
Sugar Loaf02:03:00
Swansea03:06:00
Ty Croes02:49:00
Valley02:58:00
Wem00:30:00
Whitchurch (Shropshire)00:37:30
Whitland04:13:30
Wilmslow01:13:30
Wrenbury00:50:00
Wrexham General00:54:00
Yorton00:27:00

Craven Arms Station is 7.02 miles away.

Address: Craven Arms station, Station Crescent, Shrewsbury Road, Craven Arms, SY7 9PY

Craven Arms is situated on the Heart of Wales Line|Welsh Marches Line and is managed by Transport for Wales.

Craven Arms Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Rock Close to Craven Arms Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Abergavenny01:00:00
Abergele & Pensarn02:08:30
Ammanford02:47:00
Baglan02:34:00
Bangor (Gwynedd)02:42:00
Bodorgan02:54:00
Bridgend02:15:00
Briton Ferry02:37:30
Broome00:06:00
Bucknell00:15:00
Builth Road01:18:00
Bynea03:05:00
Cardiff Central01:51:00
Carmarthen03:47:00
Chester01:29:00
Chirk00:50:00
Church Stretton00:09:00
Cilmeri01:21:00
Clarbeston Road04:17:00
Clunderwen04:09:00
Colwyn Bay02:12:30
Conwy02:27:30
Crewe01:05:00
Cwmbran01:14:00
Cynghordy01:59:00
Dolau00:49:00
Ferryside03:32:00
Ffairfach02:35:00
Flint01:41:30
Garth (Powys)01:26:00
Gobowen00:44:00
Gowerton03:13:00
Haverfordwest04:25:00
Hereford00:36:00
Holyhead03:16:30
Hopton Heath00:10:00
Johnston (Pembs)04:33:00
Kidwelly03:26:00
Knighton00:24:00
Knucklas00:30:00
Leominster00:18:00
Llanbister Road00:43:00
Llandeilo02:32:30
Llandovery02:11:00
Llandrindod01:09:00
Llandudno Junction02:20:00
Llandybie02:42:30
Llanelli03:15:00
Llanfairfechan02:38:00
Llanfairpwll02:44:00
Llangadog02:21:00
Llangammarch01:29:30
Llangennech03:01:30
Llangynllo00:38:00
Llanharan02:05:00
Llansamlet02:49:00
Llanwrda02:17:00
Llanwrtyd01:45:30
Ludlow00:07:00
Manchester Piccadilly01:42:00
Milford Haven04:43:00
Nantwich00:55:00
Neath02:38:00
Newport (South Wales)01:29:00
Pantyffynnon02:50:00
Pembrey & Burry Port03:21:30
Pen-y-Bont (Mid Wales)00:53:00
Pencoed02:10:30
Penmaenmawr02:33:30
Pontarddulais02:57:00
Pontyclun02:02:00
Pontypool & New Inn01:10:00
Port Talbot Parkway02:29:00
Prees00:46:00
Prestatyn01:54:30
Pyle02:22:30
Rhosneigr03:01:00
Rhyl02:00:30
Ruabon00:56:00
Shotton01:38:00
Shrewsbury00:26:00
Skewen02:45:00
Stockport01:32:30
Sugar Loaf01:52:00
Swansea02:59:00
Ty Croes02:58:00
Valley03:07:00
Wem00:39:00
Whitchurch (Shropshire)00:46:00
Whitland04:07:00
Wilmslow01:22:00
Wrenbury00:59:00
Wrexham General01:03:00
Yorton00:37:00

Broome Station is 7.67 miles away.

Address: Broome station, Broome Road, Broome, Shropshire, SY7 0NT

Broome is situated on the Heart of Wales Line and is managed by Transport for Wales.

Broome Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Rock Close to Broome Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Ammanford02:41:00
Baglan03:54:00
Bridgend04:15:00
Briton Ferry03:51:00
Bucknell00:09:00
Builth Road01:12:00
Bynea02:59:00
Cardiff Central04:40:30
Church Stretton00:21:00
Cilmeri01:15:30
Craven Arms00:08:00
Crewe01:30:00
Cynghordy01:53:00
Dolau00:43:00
Ffairfach02:29:00
Garth (Powys)01:20:30
Gowerton03:16:00
Hopton Heath00:04:00
Knighton00:18:00
Knucklas00:24:00
Llanbister Road00:37:00
Llandeilo02:26:30
Llandovery02:05:00
Llandrindod01:03:00
Llandybie02:36:30
Llanelli03:08:30
Llangadog02:15:00
Llangammarch01:24:00
Llangennech02:55:30
Llangynllo00:32:00
Llansamlet03:39:00
Llanwrda02:11:00
Llanwrtyd01:39:30
Nantwich01:19:30
Neath03:48:00
Pantyffynnon02:44:00
Pen-y-Bont (Mid Wales)00:47:00
Pontarddulais02:51:00
Port Talbot Parkway03:59:00
Prees00:59:00
Pyle04:07:00
Shrewsbury00:37:00
Skewen03:43:00
Sugar Loaf01:46:00
Swansea03:32:30
Wem00:54:00
Whitchurch (Shropshire)01:06:30
Wrenbury01:13:30
Yorton00:48:30

Hopton Heath Station is 9.75 miles away.

Address: Hopton Heath station, Railway Bridge, Hopton Heath, Shropshire, SY7 0QD

Hopton Heath is situated on the Heart of Wales Line and is managed by Transport for Wales.

Hopton Heath Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Rock Close to Hopton Heath Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Ammanford02:37:00
Baglan03:50:00
Bridgend04:11:00
Briton Ferry03:47:00
Broome00:04:00
Bucknell00:05:00
Builth Road01:08:30
Bynea02:55:00
Cardiff Central04:36:30
Church Stretton00:25:00
Cilmeri01:12:00
Craven Arms00:12:00
Crewe01:34:00
Cynghordy01:49:00
Dolau00:39:00
Ffairfach02:25:00
Garth (Powys)01:17:00
Gowerton03:12:00
Knighton00:14:00
Knucklas00:20:00
Llanbister Road00:33:00
Llandeilo02:22:30
Llandovery02:01:00
Llandrindod00:59:30
Llandybie02:32:30
Llanelli03:04:30
Llangadog02:11:00
Llangammarch01:20:00
Llangennech02:51:30
Llangynllo00:28:00
Llansamlet03:35:00
Llanwrda02:07:00
Llanwrtyd01:35:30
Nantwich01:23:30
Neath03:44:00
Pantyffynnon02:40:00
Pen-y-Bont (Mid Wales)00:43:00
Pontarddulais02:47:00
Port Talbot Parkway03:55:00
Prees01:03:00
Pyle04:03:00
Shrewsbury00:41:00
Skewen03:39:00
Sugar Loaf01:42:00
Swansea03:28:30
Wem00:58:00
Whitchurch (Shropshire)01:10:30
Wrenbury01:17:30
Yorton00:52:30

Nearest Airports

Birmingham International Airport is 50.02 miles away Directions from Rock Close to Birmingham International Airport
Gloucestershire Airport is 54.55 miles away Directions from Rock Close to Gloucestershire Airport
Liverpool John Lennon Airport is 55.7 miles away Directions from Rock Close to Liverpool John Lennon Airport
Coventry Airport is 61.62 miles away Directions from Rock Close to Coventry Airport