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Minchington's Close in Norton sub Hamdon

Minchington's Close is a Street in the Somerset village of Norton sub Hamdon and measures approximately 180 metres long.

There is only one street named Minchington's Close making it unique in Great Britain.

Minchington's Close is within the area of South Somerset District Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax and the local parish council is Norton sub Hamdon.

Minchington's Close has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 36614142 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of Minchington's Close is roughly 33.75 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 33.80 and the lowest point being 33.40. A change of 0.40 metres.

Minchington's Close is located within the county of Somerset which is in the South West (England) region of the UK. 121.12 miles West from the centre of London, 5.3 miles West from the centre of Yeovil, 16.12 miles East from the centre of Taunton and 20.84 miles North West from the centre of Dorchester.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Minchington's Close

Sunrise05:21
Sunset20:51

Latest Weather Conditions for Minchington's Close

Observed at Weather Station:Yeovilton 14 May 2021 at 15:00 (6.75 miles away)
Current Weather:Cloudy
Temperature and Humidity:14.8°C (51.2%)
Wind Direction and Speed:SSE (6 mph)
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Budget Hotels near Minchington's Close Norton sub Hamdon

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Premier Inn Yeovil Airfield
Address:1 Alvington Lane
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2: Name:Premier Inn Yeovil Town Centre
Address:Key Market House
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5.52
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Address:Podimore Services, A303 Roundabout, Nr. Yeovil, BA22 8JG
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Address:A303, Horton Cross, Ilminster, TA19 9PT
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Address:Morland Road
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Neighbourhood Policing

Police Force: Avon And Somerset
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Minchington's Close above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
33.7533.4033.800.40

Frequently asked Questions for Minchington's Close

What Council (Local Authority) is Minchington's Close in?

Minchington's Close is located within the local authority area of South Somerset District Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Minchington's Close in?

Minchington's Close is located within the area of Norton sub Hamdon Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is Minchington's Close in?

Minchington's Close is located within the ward of Hamdon.

What County is Minchington's Close in?

Minchington's Close is located within the ceremonial county of Somerset.

What Constituency is Minchington's Close in?

Minchington's Close is located within the constituency of Yeovil.

What Part of the UK is Minchington's Close in?

Minchington's Close is located within the South West (England) region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Minchington's Close in?

Minchington's Close is located within the Somerset Council area.

What Police Force area is Minchington's Close in?

Minchington's Close is located within the Avon and Somerset Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for Minchington's Close

9 Minchingtons Close, Stoke-sub-hamdon, Norton Sub Hamdon, TA14 6SX, 11 Minchingtons Close, Stoke-sub-hamdon, Norton Sub Hamdon, TA14 6SX,
10 Minchingtons Close, Stoke-sub-hamdon, Norton Sub Hamdon, TA14 6SX, 26 Minchingtons Close, Stoke-sub-hamdon, Norton Sub Hamdon, TA14 6SX,

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Location Details

Minchington's Close
Map showing the location of Minchington's Close
Latitude50.938573
Longitude-2.752130
OS Easting (X):347159
OS Northing (Y):115789
OS Grid Reference:ST472158

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Minchington's Close

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00148698
ONS Area NameRural Life
Average Age45.77
Area Population1249.00
Male Population616.00 (49%)
Female Population633.00 (51%)
Benefit Claimants6 (0%)
LSOA Code:E01029191
LSOA Name:South Somerset 017C
SOA Code:2d
SOA Name:Rural traits
MSOA Code:E02006091
MSOA Name:South Somerset 017
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Nearest Supermarkets

Asda Yeovil
Preston Road, Yeovil, BA20 2HB
01935 709500
Distance: 3.67 Miles
Directions from Minchington's Close to Asda Yeovil
Tesco Yeovil Abbey Manor Express
The Forum, Abbey Manor Park, Yeovil, BA21 3TL
0345 026 9096
Distance: 3.91 Miles
Directions from Minchington's Close to Tesco Yeovil Abbey Manor Express
Waitrose Crewkerne
South Street, Crewkerne, Somerset, TA18 8DA
01460 72470
Distance: 4.28 Miles
Directions from Minchington's Close to Waitrose Crewkerne
Morrisons Yeovil
Lysander Road, Yeovil BA20 2AU
01935 412119
Distance: 4.68 Miles
Directions from Minchington's Close to Morrisons Yeovil

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01935 - Yeovil

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of South Somerset District Council
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Council Offices, Brympton Way, Yeovil, Somerset, BA20 2HT
Telephone Number: 01935 462 462
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of Yeovil
The Member of Parliament is Marcus Fysh
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In the 2019 General Election Marcus Fysh won with a majority of 16,181 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 82,468
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: Hamdon Ward
Parish: Norton sub Hamdon Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Somerset

Nearest Car Parks

Ham Hill Country Park - South West Car Park
Ham Hill Road, Stoke Sub Hamdon, Somerset
Stoke Sub Hamdon
TA14 6RW
Distance: 0.60 km (click for directions)
Ham Hill is a 164 hectare (390 acre) country park centred on an Iron Age hill fort. There is extensive free car parking on site and plenty of open hilly landscape to explore, as well as shady woodlands and interesting old quarry areas.
Telephone: 01935462462
Operated by: South Somerset District Council
Ham Hill Country Park - South Car Park
Ham Hill Road, Stoke Sub Hamdon, Somerset
Stoke Sub Hamdon
TA14 6RW
Distance: 0.64 km (click for directions)
Ham Hill is a 164 hectare (390 acre) country park centred on an Iron Age hill fort. There is extensive free car parking on site and plenty of open hilly landscape to explore, as well as shady woodlands and interesting old quarry areas.
Telephone: 01935462462
Operated by: South Somerset District Council
Ham Hill County Park - North East Car Park
Ham Hill Road, Stoke Sub Hamdon, Somerset
Stoke Sub Hamdon
TA14 6RW
Distance: 0.66 km (click for directions)
Ham Hill is a 164 hectare (390 acre) country park centred on an Iron Age hill fort. There is extensive free car parking on site and plenty of open hilly landscape to explore, as well as shady woodlands and interesting old quarry areas.
Telephone: 01935462462
Operated by: South Somerset District Council
Ham Hill Country Park - North Car Park
Ham Hill Road, Stoke Sub Hamdon, Somerset
Stoke Sub Hamdon
TA14 6RW
Distance: 0.67 km (click for directions)
Ham Hill is a 164 hectare (390 acre) country park centred on an Iron Age hill fort. There is extensive free car parking on site and plenty of open hilly landscape to explore, as well as shady woodlands and interesting old quarry areas.
Telephone: 01935462462
Operated by: South Somerset District Council
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Nearest Schools

Norton-sub-Hamdon Church of England Primary School
Distance: 0.25 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 10/06/2013)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 113
Address: Norton-sub-Hamdon Church of England Primary School, New Road, Norton-sub-Hamdon, TA14 6SF
Head: Ms Liz Stiddard (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Minchington's Close to Norton-sub-Hamdon Church of England Primary School
Castle Primary School
Distance: 1.17 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 16/11/2017)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 162
Address: Castle Primary School, Castle Street, TA14 6RE
Head: Mr Gareth Nation (Head of School)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Minchington's Close to Castle Primary School
West Chinnock Church of England Primary School
Distance: 1.42 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 05/05/2011)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 51
Address: West Chinnock Church of England Primary School, Scotts Way, West Chinnock, TA18 7PU
Head: Ms Liz Stiddard (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Minchington's Close to West Chinnock Church of England Primary School
Stanchester Academy
Distance: 1.5 Miles
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 19/11/2019)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 612
Address: Stanchester Academy, East Stoke, TA14 6UG
Head: Mrs Amy Joynes (Principal)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Minchington's Close to Stanchester Academy

Nearest Hospitals

South Petherton Community Hospital
Address: Bernard Way, South Petherton, TA13 5EF,
NHS Sector
Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01460 243000
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Distance: 2.25 (miles)
Directions from Minchington's Close to South Petherton Community Hospital
Crewkerne Community Hospital
Address: Middle Path, Crewkerne, TA18 8BG,
NHS Sector
Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01460 72491
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Distance: 4.5 (miles)
Directions from Minchington's Close to Crewkerne Community Hospital
Yeovil District Hospital
Address: Higher Kingston, Yeovil, BA21 4AT,
NHS Sector
Yeovil District Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01935 475122
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Distance: 5.13 (miles)
Directions from Minchington's Close to Yeovil District Hospital
Chard Community Hospital
Address: Crewkerne Road, Chard, TA20 1NF,
NHS Sector
Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01460 238220
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Distance: 9.77 (miles)
Directions from Minchington's Close to Chard Community Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Minchington's Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Minchington's Close
0.94 Stoke Dental The Dental Surgery, 4 Hamdon Close TA14 6QN
2.25 Martock Dental Surgery 13 Church Street TA12 6JL
3.79 The Crewkerne Dental Centre 4 Bere Court, Old Mill Lane TA18 7BN
4.14 Orchard Lane Dental Practice Orchard Lane TA18 7AF
4.25 Black Swan Dental Spa 21a-23 Market Street TA18 7JU

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Minchington's Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near Minchington's Close
0.89 Hamdon Medical Centre, Stoke-sub-hamdon Matts Lane TA14 6QE tel:01935 822236
2.24 South Petherton Surgery Hamsfield Lane, Hospital Lane TA13 5EG
2.25 Church Street Surgery, Martock Church Street TA12 6JL tel:01935 822541
3.15 West Coker Surgery High Street, West Coker BA22 9AH tel:01935 862212
3.89 Abbey Manor Medical Practice The Forum BA21 3TL

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Minchington's Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near Minchington's Close
0.89 Day Lewis Hamdon Medical Centre, Matts Lane TA14 6QE tel:01935 829578
2.25 Well Martock - Church Street The Chantry, Church Street TA12 6JL tel:01935 822554
2.25 South Petherton Pharmacy Primary Health Centre, Bernard Way TA13 5EF tel:01460 242269
2.61 Your Local Boots Pharmacy 6 Market Square TA13 5BT tel:01460 240430
2.86 Merriott Pharmacy 2 Broadway TA16 5QG tel:01460 72222

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Minchington's Close

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Minchington's Close
2.38 Martock Opticians Commerce House, North Street TA12 6DH
3.55 Enhanced Eyecare Services Suite 32, Copse Road, Lufton Trading Estate, Lufton BA22 8RN
4.22 Millicans Eye Centre 4 Market Street TA18 7JY
4.22 Robert Frith Optometrists Ltd (crewkerne) 4 Market Street TA18 7JY
4.26 Vision Express (crewkerne) 23 South Street TA18 8DA

Nearest Libraries

Martock Library
Shopping Centre, Martock, TA126DL
Telephone: 0845 345 9177
Distance: 2.35 Miles
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South Petherton Library
St. James Corner, South Petherton, TA135BS
Telephone: 0845 345 9177
Distance: 2.52 Miles
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Crewkerne Library
Falkland Square, Crewkerne, TA187JS
Telephone: 0845 345 9177
Distance: 4.22 Miles
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Yeovil Library
King George Street, Yeovil, BA201PY
Telephone:
Distance: 5.18 Miles
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Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Crewkerne Station is 4.74 miles away.

Address: Crewkerne station, Station Road, Crewkerne, Dorset, TA18 8AU

Crewkerne is situated on the South Western Main Line and is managed by South Western Railway.

Crewkerne Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Minchington's Close to Crewkerne Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Andover01:24:00
Axminster00:14:00
Basingstoke01:45:00
Clapham Junction02:23:00
Cranbrook (Devon)00:41:00
Exeter Central00:51:00
Exeter St David's00:54:00
Feniton00:32:30
Gillingham (Dorset)00:32:00
Grateley01:18:00
Honiton00:27:00
London Waterloo02:34:30
Overton01:39:00
Pinhoe00:45:00
Salisbury01:03:00
Sherborne00:16:00
Templecombe00:24:00
Tisbury00:42:00
Whimple00:37:00
Whitchurch (Hampshire)01:33:00
Woking02:05:00
Yeovil Junction00:10:00

Yeovil Pen Mill Station is 6.05 miles away.

Address: Yeovil Pen Mill station, Sherborne Road, Yeovil, Somerset, BA21 5DD

Yeovil Pen Mill is situated on the Heart of Wessex Line and is managed by Great Western Railway.

Yeovil Pen Mill Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Minchington's Close to Yeovil Pen Mill Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Avoncliff01:01:00
Bath Spa01:19:00
Bradford-on-Avon00:58:00
Bristol Parkway01:57:00
Bristol Temple Meads01:41:00
Bruton00:20:00
Cam & Dursley02:17:00
Castle Cary00:14:30
Chetnole00:12:00
Dorchester West00:34:00
Filton Abbey Wood01:56:00
Freshford01:03:00
Frome00:32:00
Gloucester02:38:00
Keynsham01:29:00
Maiden Newton00:24:00
Oldfield Park01:22:00
Salisbury01:10:00
Thornford00:05:00
Trowbridge00:52:00
Upwey00:42:30
Westbury00:46:00
Weymouth00:48:00
Yate02:05:00
Yeovil Junction00:09:00
Yetminster00:08:00

Yeovil Junction Station is 6.13 miles away.

Address: Yeovil Junction station, off Newton Road, Stoford, Somerset, BA22 9UU

Yeovil Junction is situated on the South Western Main Line and is managed by South Western Railway.

Yeovil Junction Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Minchington's Close to Yeovil Junction Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Andover01:13:00
Axminster00:24:00
Basingstoke01:36:00
Clapham Junction02:15:00
Cranbrook (Devon)00:51:00
Crewkerne00:10:00
Exeter Central01:01:00
Exeter St David's01:04:00
Feniton00:42:00
Gillingham (Dorset)00:22:00
Grateley01:07:00
Honiton00:37:00
London Waterloo02:25:00
Overton01:29:00
Pinhoe00:55:00
Salisbury00:54:00
Sherborne00:06:00
Templecombe00:14:00
Tisbury00:32:00
Whimple00:46:30
Whitchurch (Hampshire)01:23:00
Woking01:55:00

Thornford Station is 7.73 miles away.

Address: Thornford station, Thornford Road, Thornford, Dorset, DT9 6PT

Thornford is situated on the Heart of Wessex Line and is managed by Great Western Railway.

Thornford Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Minchington's Close to Thornford Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Avoncliff01:09:30
Bath Spa01:25:30
Bradford-on-Avon01:06:30
Bristol Parkway02:06:00
Bristol Temple Meads01:47:00
Bruton00:29:00
Cam & Dursley02:26:00
Castle Cary00:24:00
Chetnole00:07:00
Dorchester West00:32:00
Filton Abbey Wood02:04:30
Freshford01:12:00
Frome00:41:00
Gloucester02:46:00
Keynsham01:35:30
Maiden Newton00:18:00
Oldfield Park01:28:30
Trowbridge01:01:00
Upwey00:40:00
Westbury00:54:00
Weymouth00:45:00
Yate02:14:00
Yeovil Pen Mill00:09:00
Yetminster00:03:00

Nearest Airports

Bristol International Airport is 31.01 miles away Directions from Minchington's Close to Bristol International Airport
Exeter International Airport is 32.35 miles away Directions from Minchington's Close to Exeter International Airport
Cardiff International Airport is 40.69 miles away Directions from Minchington's Close to Cardiff International Airport
Bournemouth International Airport is 41.65 miles away Directions from Minchington's Close to Bournemouth International Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Bridgwater Ferry Terminal is 17.56 miles away

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Weymouth Ferry Terminal is 26.4 miles away

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Weston-super-Mare Knightstone Harbour is 30.29 miles away

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Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Junction: M5 J25/A358 - 14.62 Miles Away

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Junction: M5 J24/A38 - 15.43 Miles Away

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Junction: M5 J23/A39 - 18.66 Miles Away

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Junction: M5 J26/A38 - 19.27 Miles Away

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Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Montacute House
Historic Properties
Distance: 1.89 (miles)
Directions from Minchington's Close to Montacute House
Attraction Name: Tintinhull Garden
Gardens
Distance: 3.12 (miles)
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Attraction Name: Barrington Court
Historic Properties
Distance: 5.01 (miles)
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Attraction Name: Yeovil Railway Centre
Railways
Distance: 6.19 (miles)
Directions from Minchington's Close to Yeovil Railway Centre
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