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Abbey Close Taunton TA1 1AN

Abbey Close is a Street in the Somerset town of Taunton with the postcode of TA1 1AN

In the year 2016 there were 2 house sales in Abbey Close with the average house price being £88,750.

The local council responsible for Abbey Close is Taunton Deane District Council which is a District Council.

Abbey Close is located within the county of Somerset which is in the South West of the UK. 133.58 miles West from the centre of London, 0.65 miles North East from the centre of Taunton, 20.96 miles West from the centre of Yeovil and 28.17 miles North East from the centre of Exeter.

Latest Weather Conditions for Abbey Close

Observed at Weather Station:Dunkeswell Aerodrome 20 January 2018 at 15:00 (12.88 miles away)
Current Weather:Cloudy
Temperature and Humidity:9.1°C (91.0%)
Wind Direction and Speed:WNW (19 mph)

Frequently asked Questions for Abbey Close

What Council (Local Authority) is Abbey Close in?

Abbey Close is located within the local authority area of Taunton Deane District Council which is a District Council.

What Parish Council is Abbey Close in?

Abbey Close is in an unparished area.

What Electoral Ward is Abbey Close in?

Abbey Close is located within the ward of Taunton Lyngford Ward.

What County is Abbey Close in?

Abbey Close is located within the ceremonial county of Somerset.

What Constituency is Abbey Close in?

Abbey Close is located within the constituency of Taunton Deane Co Const.

What Region of the UK is Abbey Close in?

Abbey Close is located within the South West region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Abbey Close in?

Abbey Close is located within the Somerset County Council area.

What Police Force area is Abbey Close in?

Abbey Close is located within the Avon and Somerset Constabulary Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for Abbey Close

85, Waterside House Abbey Close, Taunton, TA1 1AN, 102, Waterside House Abbey Close, Taunton, TA1 1AN,
87, Waterside House Abbey Close, Taunton, TA1 1AN, 103, Waterside House Abbey Close, Taunton, TA1 1AN,
97 Abbey Close, Taunton, TA1 1AN, 104, Waterside House Abbey Close, Taunton, TA1 1AN,
98, Waterside House Abbey Close, Taunton, TA1 1AN, 106, Waterside House Abbey Close, Taunton, TA1 1AN,
99, Waterside House Abbey Close, Taunton, TA1 1AN, 108, Waterside House Abbey Close, Taunton, TA1 1AN,

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TA1 1AN

House Sales2017 House Sales in Abbey Close

AddressWaterside House 99 Abbey Close, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 1AN.
Date of SaleWed 22 Feb 2017
Sale Price£145,500
Type of PropertyFlat or Maisonette
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Unknown

Contains HM Land Registry data © Crown copyright and database right 2017. This data is licensed under the Open Government Licence v3.0.

House Sales2016 House Sales in Abbey Close

AddressWaterside House 102 Abbey Close, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 1AN.
Date of SaleFri 05 Aug 2016
Sale Price£110,000
Type of PropertyFlat or Maisonette
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Unknown
AddressWaterside House 91 Abbey Close, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 1AN.
Date of SaleWed 28 Sep 2016
Sale Price£67,500
Type of PropertyFlat or Maisonette
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Unknown

Contains HM Land Registry data © Crown copyright and database right 2017. This data is licensed under the Open Government Licence v3.0.

Location detailsCar Parks near Abbey Close

Victoria Gate Car Park
Victoria Gate, Taunton, Somerset
Taunton
TA1 3HZ
Distance: 0.69 km (click for directions)
Charges apply between 8am and 6pm Monday to Saturday including bank holidays. RingGo parking available see website.
Telephone: 08453371000
Operated by: Taunton Deane Borough Council
Priory Bridge Road Car Park
Priory Bridge Road, Taunton, Somerset
Taunton
TA1 1QA
Distance: 0.69 km (click for directions)
Charges apply between 8am and 6pm Monday to Saturday including bank holidays. RingGo parking available see website.
Telephone: 08453371000
Operated by: Taunton Deane Borough Council
Duke Street Car Park
Duke Street, Taunton, Somerset
Taunton
TA1 1SP
Distance: 0.84 km (click for directions)
Charges apply between 8am and 6pm Monday to Saturday including bank holidays. RingGo parking available see website.
Telephone: 08453371000
Operated by: Taunton Deane Borough Council
Canon Street Car Park
Canon Street, Taunton, Somerset
Taunton
TA1 1SN
Distance: 0.86 km (click for directions)
Charges apply between 8am and 6pm Monday to Saturday including bank holidays. RingGo parking available see website.
Telephone: 08453371000
Operated by: Taunton Deane Borough Council
Taunton Station - Main Car Park
Station Approach, Taunton, Somerset
Taunton
TA1 1QP
Distance: 0.98 km (click for directions)
Open 24 hours, cash and card payment, discounts apply to Pay by Phone Users but must ensure a valid payment is made within 15 minutes of parking. Accessible spaces available.
Operated by: Apcoa Parking (UK) Ltd
Height

Height

The Central point of Abbey Close is approximately 17 Metres above sea level
Location details

Location Details

Abbey Close
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Latitude/Longitude: 51.022471840000, -3.09358757600000
OS Reference: 323308.794121, 125417.784386
OS Grid Reference: ST233254

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Abbey Close

OS Landranger Map Number: 193
OS Landranger Map Name: Taunton & Lyme Regis
Telephone codes

Telephone Information

Area Code: 01823 - Taunton
Area Code: 01278 - Bridgwater
Broadband

Broadband Speed (megabits per second)

Speed: Less than 2 Mbps
Average Speed: 8
Median Speed: 6.8
Maximum Speed: 29.5
Next-generation access (NGA)?: Y
Number of Connections: 40

Healthcare and Education

Schools

Nearest Schools

St James Church School

Distance: 0.54 Kilometers
Type: Academy Sponsor Led
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 403
Address: Cranmer Road, TA1 1XU
Telephone: 01823272553
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Abbey Close to St James Church School

Priorswood Primary School

Distance: 0.76 Kilometers
Type: Academy Sponsor Led
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 173
Address: Wedlands, TA2 7AD
Telephone: 01823284897
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Abbey Close to Priorswood Primary School

Sky College

Distance: 0.81 Kilometers
Type: Community Special School
Phase: Special
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 56
Address: Pickeridge Close, TA2 7HW
Telephone: 01823275569
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Abbey Close to Sky College

St Andrew's Church School

Distance: 0.82 Kilometers
Type: Academy Converter
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good (as of August 2016)
Number of Pupils: 234
Address: Grove Terrace, TA2 6HA
Telephone: 01823275906
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Abbey Close to St Andrew's Church School
Nearest Hospitals

Nearest Hospitals

Musgrove Park Hospital

Address: Musgrove Park Hospital, Taunton, TA1 5DA,
NHS Sector
Taunton and Somerset NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01823 333444
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 2.17 (km)
Directions from Abbey Close to Musgrove Park Hospital

Nuffield Health, Taunton Hospital

Address: Staplegrove Elm, Taunton, TA2 6AN,
Independent Sector
Nuffield Health
Telephone: 0800 015 5020
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 2.5 (km)
Directions from Abbey Close to Nuffield Health, Taunton Hospital

Dene Barton Community Hospital

Address: Dene Road,
NHS Sector
Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01823 431930
Distance: 6.42 (km)
Directions from Abbey Close to Dene Barton Community Hospital

Wellington Community Hospital

Address: Bulford,
NHS Sector
Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01823 662663
Distance: 10.64 (km)
Directions from Abbey Close to Wellington Community Hospital
Nearest GP Surgeries

Nearest GP Surgeries

Victoria Gate Surgery

Address: Victoria Gate Surgery, East Reach, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 3EX
Telephone: 01823 275656
Distance: 0.73 (km)
Directions from Abbey Close to Victoria Gate Surgery

St James Medical Centre

Address: St James Medical Centre, Coal Orchard, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 1JP
Telephone: 01823 285400
Distance: 0.75 (km)
Directions from Abbey Close to St James Medical Centre

Banes Doctors Urgent Care (bath)

Address: C/o Somerset Doctors Uc, Wellington House,queen St, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 3UF
Telephone: 0300 1232984
Distance: 0.82 (km)
Directions from Abbey Close to Banes Doctors Urgent Care (bath)

Somerset Doctors Uc Ooh

Address: Wellington House, Queen Street, Taunton, TA1 3UF
Telephone: 0300 1232984
Distance: 0.82 (km)
Directions from Abbey Close to Somerset Doctors Uc Ooh
Nearest Dentists

Nearest Dentists

Community Dental Centre

Address: Community Dental Centre, Kilkenny House, Cheddon Road, Taunton, Somerset, TA2 7PH
Distance: 0.67 (km)
Directions from Abbey Close to Community Dental Centre

Taunton Dental Access Centre

Address: Taunton Dental Access Centre, Park Gate House, East Reach, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 3ES
Distance: 0.75 (km)
Directions from Abbey Close to Taunton Dental Access Centre

Canon Street Dental Centre

Address: Canon Street Dental Centre, 4 Canon Street, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 1SN
Distance: 0.76 (km)
Directions from Abbey Close to Canon Street Dental Centre

Kingston Road Dental Practice

Address: Kingston Road Dental Practice, 23 Kingston Road, Taunton, Somerset, TA2 7SA
Distance: 0.78 (km)
Directions from Abbey Close to Kingston Road Dental Practice
Nearest Libraries

Nearest Libraries

Priorswood Library

Eastwick Road, Taunton, TA27HD
Telephone: 0845 345 9177
Distance: 1.13 Kilometres
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Directions from Abbey Close to Priorswood Library

Taunton Library

Paul Street, Taunton, TA13XZ
Telephone: 0845 345 9177
Distance: 1.13 Kilometres
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Directions from Abbey Close to Taunton Library

Somerset Heritage Centre and Libraries

Brunel Way, Langford Mead, Taunton, TA26SF
Telephone:
Distance: 3.1 Kilometres
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Directions from Abbey Close to Somerset Heritage Centre and Libraries

Bishops Lydeard Library

Church Street, Bishops Lydeard, TA43AT
Telephone: 0845 345 9177
Distance: 7.85 Kilometres
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Directions from Abbey Close to Bishops Lydeard Library

Hotels, Guest Houses, Bed & Breakfasts and Places to Stay Near Abbey Close

Hotels

Transport

Rail Stations

Nearest Railway Stations

Yeovil Pen Mill Station is 34.69 Kilometers away

Directions from Abbey Close to Yeovil Pen Mill

Yeovil Pen Mill station is operated by Great Western Railway in the Yeovil area on the Castle Cary - Dorchester stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Andover • Ashchurch • Avoncliff • Basingstoke • Bath Spa • Bedminster • Bradford-On-Avon • Bristol Parkway • Bristol Temple Meads • Bruton • Cam & Dursley • Castle Cary • Cheltenham Spa • Chetnole • Clapham Junction • Dorchester West • Filton Abbey Wood • Freshford • Frome • Gillingham (Dorset) • Gloucester • Grateley • Great Malvern • Keynsham • Lawrence Hill • Maiden Newton • Malvern Link • Nailsea & Backwell • Oldfield Park • Overton • Salisbury • Sherborne • Stapleton Road • Templecombe • Thornford • Tisbury • Trowbridge • Upwey • Warminster • Waterloo • Westbury • Weston Milton • Weston-Super-Mare • Weymouth • Whitchurch (Hampshire) • Woking • Worcester Foregate Street • Worcester Shrub Hill • Worle • Yate • Yatton • Yeovil Junction • Yetminster

Thornford Station is 38.1 Kilometers away

Directions from Abbey Close to Thornford

Thornford station is operated by Great Western Railway in the West Dorset area on the Castle Cary - Dorchester stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Ashchurch • Avoncliff • Bath Spa • Bedminster • Bradford-On-Avon • Bristol Parkway • Bristol Temple Meads • Bruton • Cam & Dursley • Castle Cary • Cheltenham Spa • Chetnole • Dorchester West • Filton Abbey Wood • Freshford • Frome • Gloucester • Great Malvern • Keynsham • Lawrence Hill • Maiden Newton • Malvern Link • Nailsea & Backwell • Oldfield Park • Stapleton Road • Trowbridge • Upwey • Westbury • Weston Milton • Weston-Super-Mare • Weymouth • Worcester Foregate Street • Worcester Shrub Hill • Worle • Yate • Yatton • Yeovil Pen Mill • Yetminster

Yetminster Station is 39.01 Kilometers away

Directions from Abbey Close to Yetminster

Yetminster station is operated by Great Western Railway in the West Dorset area on the Castle Cary - Dorchester stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Ashchurch • Avoncliff • Bath Spa • Bedminster • Bradford-On-Avon • Bristol Parkway • Bristol Temple Meads • Bruton • Cam & Dursley • Castle Cary • Cheltenham Spa • Chetnole • Dorchester West • Filton Abbey Wood • Freshford • Frome • Gloucester • Great Malvern • Keynsham • Lawrence Hill • Maiden Newton • Malvern Link • Nailsea & Backwell • Oldfield Park • Stapleton Road • Thornford • Trowbridge • Upwey • Westbury • Weston Milton • Weston-Super-Mare • Weymouth • Worcester Foregate Street • Worcester Shrub Hill • Worle • Yate • Yatton • Yeovil Pen Mill

Chetnole Station is 40.37 Kilometers away

Directions from Abbey Close to Chetnole

Chetnole station is operated by Great Western Railway in the West Dorset area on the Castle Cary - Dorchester stretch of line.

Direct Trains to the following stations: • Ashchurch • Avoncliff • Bath Spa • Bedminster • Bradford-On-Avon • Bristol Parkway • Bristol Temple Meads • Bruton • Cam & Dursley • Castle Cary • Cheltenham Spa • Dorchester West • Filton Abbey Wood • Freshford • Frome • Gloucester • Great Malvern • Keynsham • Lawrence Hill • Maiden Newton • Malvern Link • Nailsea & Backwell • Oldfield Park • Stapleton Road • Thornford • Trowbridge • Upwey • Westbury • Weston Milton • Weston-Super-Mare • Weymouth • Worcester Foregate Street • Worcester Shrub Hill • Worle • Yate • Yatton • Yeovil Pen Mill • Yetminster

Airports

Nearest Airports

Exeter International Airport is 39.51 Kilometers away Directions from Abbey Close to Exeter International Airport
Cardiff International Airport is 45.13 Kilometers away Directions from Abbey Close to Cardiff International Airport
Bristol International Airport is 48.45 Kilometers away Directions from Abbey Close to Bristol International Airport
Ferries

Nearest Ferries

Bridgwater Ferry Terminal is 15.15 Kilometers away
Directions from Abbey Close to Bridgwater Ferry Terminal
Minehead Harbour is 33.92 Kilometers away
Directions from Abbey Close to Minehead Harbour
Weston-super-Mare Knightstone Harbour is 37.21 Kilometers away
Directions from Abbey Close to Weston-super-Mare Knightstone Harbour
Barry Waterfront Ferry Terminal is 43.74 Kilometers away
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Motorways

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Abbey Close is approximately 1.31 miles from the M5

Nearest Motorway Junctions

Junction: M5 J25/A358 - 2.15 Km Away
Directions from Abbey Close to M5 J25/A358
Junction: M5 J26/A38 - 8.77 Km Away
Directions from Abbey Close to M5 J26/A38
Junction: M5 J24/A38 - 11.24 Km Away
Directions from Abbey Close to M5 J24/A38
Junction: M5 J23/A39 - 17.89 Km Away
Directions from Abbey Close to M5 J23/A39

In the Area

Nearest Supermarkets

Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Stores Ltd

36 Priorswood Road, Taunton, TA2 7PS
Distance: 0.53 Kilometres
Directions from Abbey Close to Tesco Stores Ltd

MORRISONS

Dellers Wharf, Priory Bridge Road, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 1DX
Distance: 0.65 Kilometres
Directions from Abbey Close to MORRISONS

ASDA STORES LTD (Supermarket)

Asda, Creechbarrow Road, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 2AN
Distance: 0.69 Kilometres
Directions from Abbey Close to ASDA STORES LTD (Supermarket)

Tesco Stores Limited

Asda, Creechbarrow Road, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 2AN30-33 East Reach, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 3ES
Distance: 0.75 Kilometres
Directions from Abbey Close to Tesco Stores Limited
Nearest Tourist Attractions

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Museums & Art Galleries

Attraction Name: The Museum of Somerset Within Taunton Castle
Distance: 1.08 (km)
Directions from Abbey Close to The Museum of Somerset Within Taunton Castle

Historic Properties

Attraction Name: Temple of Harmony
Distance: 9.02 (km)
Directions from Abbey Close to Temple of Harmony

Museums & Art Galleries

Attraction Name: Blake Museum
Distance: 13.27 (km)
Directions from Abbey Close to Blake Museum

Historic Properties

Attraction Name: Coleridge Cottage
Distance: 15.09 (km)
Directions from Abbey Close to Coleridge Cottage

Local Government and Policing

Councils

Local Council Details

Within the area of Taunton Deane District
Visit the Council's Website
The Deane House
Belvedere Road
Taunton
Somerset
TA1 1HE
Send Mail
Telephone Number: 01823 356433
Ward: Taunton Lyngford Ward
Parish: Taunton Lyngford Ward
Ceremonial County: Somerset
County Council:
Address:
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Taunton Deane
The Member of Parliament is Rebecca Pow
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In the 2017 General Election Rebecca Pow won with a majority of 15887 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 85457
Population

Population Statistics

ONS Area Code: E01029300
Ons Area Name:Taunton Deane 007F
Average Age : 37.10
Population: 1550.00
Male Population: 759.00 (48.97%)
Female Population: 791.00 (51.03%)
Number Claiming Benefits: 17 (1.1%)
Source: Office of National Statistics 2011 Census Data
Policing

Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force: Avon And Somerset Constabulary
Find a Local Neighbourhood Watch Scheme

Team for Taunton Central beat.

Telephone: 101