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Townsend in Montacute TA15 6XH

Townsend is a Street in the Somerset village of Montacute with the postcode of TA15 6XH and measures approximately 285 metres long.

The average house in Townsend sells for £194,800.00

There are 27 other streets named Townsend in Great Britain.

Townsend 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 Montacute.

Townsend has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 36614184 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of Townsend is roughly 55.41 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 59.50 and the lowest point being 52.40. A change of 7.10 metres.

Average House Prices for Townsend
YearSalesAverage House Price
20191£225,000.
20181£202,000.
20161£195,000.
20152£176,000.

Townsend is located within the county of Somerset which is in the South West (England) region of the UK. 119.44 miles West from the centre of London, 3.76 miles West from the centre of Yeovil, 17.43 miles East from the centre of Taunton and 20.33 miles North West from the centre of Dorchester.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Townsend, TA15 6XH

Sunrise05:17
Sunset20:56

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TA15 6XH

Latest Weather Conditions for Townsend, TA15 6XH

Observed at Weather Station:Yeovilton 17 May 2021 at 09:00 (5.22 miles away)
Current Weather:Cloudy
Temperature and Humidity:12.6°C (78.1%)
Wind Direction and Speed:W (10 mph)
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Budget Hotels near Townsend Montacute

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Premier Inn Yeovil Airfield
Address:1 Alvington Lane
Telephone: Learn More
2.02
2: Name:Premier Inn Yeovil Town Centre
Address:Key Market House
Telephone: Learn More
3.98
3: Name:Travelodge Yeovil Podimore
Address:Podimore Services, A303 Roundabout, Nr. Yeovil, BA22 8JG
Telephone:0871 984 6059 Learn More
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4: Name:Travelodge Ilminster
Address:A303, Horton Cross, Ilminster, TA19 9PT
Telephone:0871 984 6229 Learn More
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5: Name:Premier Inn Glastonbury
Address:Morland Road
Telephone: Learn More
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Mortgage Calculator for the Lowest Priced Property on Townsend
Total Price of Property£152,000
Minimum Deposit£7,600.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£443.33
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£760.95
Mortgage Calculator for the Highest Priced Property on Townsend
Total Price of Property£225,000
Minimum Deposit£11,250.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£656.25
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£1,126.40
Mortgage Calculator for the Average Priced Property on Townsend
Total Price of Property£194,800
Minimum Deposit£9,740.00
Length of Mortgage25 Years
Monthly Repayment (Interest Only Mortgage)£568.17
Monthly Repayment (Repayment Mortgage)£975.21
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Neighbourhood Policing

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

Height of Townsend above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
55.4152.4059.507.10

Frequently asked Questions for Townsend

What Council (Local Authority) is Townsend in?

Townsend is located within the local authority area of South Somerset District Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Townsend in?

Townsend is located within the area of Montacute Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is Townsend in?

Townsend is located within the ward of St Michael's.

What County is Townsend in?

Townsend is located within the ceremonial county of Somerset.

What Constituency is Townsend in?

Townsend is located within the constituency of Yeovil.

What Part of the UK is Townsend in?

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

What County Council area is Townsend in?

Townsend is located within the Somerset Council area.

What Police Force area is Townsend in?

Townsend is located within the Avon and Somerset Police area.

Known Residential Addresses for Townsend

5 Townsend, Montacute, TA15 6XH, 27 Townsend, Montacute, Montacute, TA15 6XH,
21 Townsend, Montacute, Montacute, TA15 6XH, 28 Townsend, Montacute, Montacute, TA15 6XH,
22 Townsend, Montacute, Montacute, TA15 6XH, 36 Townsend, Montacute, Montacute, TA15 6XH,
23 Townsend, Montacute, Montacute, TA15 6XH, 39 Townsend, Montacute, Montacute, TA15 6XH,
26 Townsend, Montacute, Montacute, TA15 6XH, Vine Cottage Townsend, Montacute, Montacute, TA15 6XH,

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Location Details

Townsend
Map showing the location of Townsend
Latitude50.947684
Longitude-2.716318
OS Easting (X):349684
OS Northing (Y):116777
OS Grid Reference:ST497168

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Townsend

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00148815
ONS Area NameRural Life
Average Age45.26
Area Population1153.00
Male Population578.00 (50%)
Female Population575.00 (50%)
Benefit Claimants6 (1%)
LSOA Code:E01029215
LSOA Name:South Somerset 017H
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: 2.12 Miles
Directions from Townsend to Asda Yeovil
Tesco Yeovil Abbey Manor Express
The Forum, Abbey Manor Park, Yeovil, BA21 3TL
0345 026 9096
Distance: 2.27 Miles
Directions from Townsend to Tesco Yeovil Abbey Manor Express
Tesco Ilchester Rd Express
147 Ilchester Rd, Yeovil, BA21 3BL
0345 610 2883
Distance: 3.13 Miles
Directions from Townsend to Tesco Ilchester Rd Express
Morrisons Yeovil
Lysander Road, Yeovil BA20 2AU
01935 412119
Distance: 3.22 Miles
Directions from Townsend to Morrisons Yeovil

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01935 - Yeovil

 Recent House Sales in Townsend

Address29 Townsend, Somerset, TA15 6XH.
Sale DateThu 16 May 2019
Sale Price£225,000
Type of PropertyTerraced
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address35 Townsend, Somerset, TA15 6XH.
Sale DateThu 28 Jun 2018
Sale Price£202,000
Type of PropertyTerraced
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address30 Townsend, Somerset, TA15 6XH.
Sale DateMon 24 Oct 2016
Sale Price£195,000
Type of PropertyTerraced
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address29 Townsend, Somerset, TA15 6XH.
Sale DateThu 10 Sep 2015
Sale Price£200,000
Type of PropertyTerraced
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold
Address35 Townsend, Somerset, TA15 6XH.
Sale DateFri 26 Jun 2015
Sale Price£152,000
Type of PropertyTerraced
Age of PropertyEstablished
Type of Tenure:Freehold

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of South Somerset District Council
Visit the Council's Website
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
Details for the MP Marcus Fysh on parliament.uk
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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: St Michael's Ward
Parish: Montacute Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Somerset

Nearest Car Parks

The Borough Car Park
Middle Street, Montacute, Somerset
Montacute
TA15 6XB
Distance: 0.13 km (click for directions)
Free parking. Maximum stay 12 hours
Telephone: 08453371000
Operated by: South Somerset District Council
Montacute Car Park
Middle Street, Montacute, Somerset
Montacute
TA15 6XP
Distance: 0.17 km (click for directions)
free parking
Telephone: 01935823289
Operated by: National Trust
Montacute Road Car Park
Montacute Road, Montacute, Somerset
Montacute
TA15 6UJ
Distance: 0.45 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
Ham Hill Country Park - South Car Park
Ham Hill Road, Stoke Sub Hamdon, Somerset
Stoke Sub Hamdon
TA14 6RW
Distance: 1.11 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

All Saints Church School
Distance: 0.11 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 10/03/2014)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 215
Address: All Saints Church School, Ladies Walk, Yeovil Road, TA15 6XG
Head: Mrs Sharon Bowditch (Headteacher)
Directions from Townsend to All Saints Church School
Stanchester Academy
Distance: 0.66 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 Townsend to Stanchester Academy
Cambian Lufton College
Distance: 1.36 Miles
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected )
Address: Cambian Lufton College, Lufton, BA22 8ST
Head: Mr Darren Jackson (Principal)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Townsend to Cambian Lufton College
Kingfisher Primary School
Distance: 1.47 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 1 Outstanding ( Inspected 13/06/2019)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 118
Address: Kingfisher Primary School, Kingfisher Drive, Houndstone, BA22 8FJ
Head: Lucy Crowe ()
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Townsend to Kingfisher Primary School

Nearest Hospitals

Yeovil District Hospital
Address: Higher Kingston, Yeovil, BA21 4AT,
NHS Sector
Yeovil District Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01935 475122
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 3.56 (miles)
Directions from Townsend to Yeovil District Hospital
South Petherton Community Hospital
Address: Bernard Way, South Petherton, TA13 5EF,
NHS Sector
Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01460 243000
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 3.59 (miles)
Directions from Townsend to South Petherton Community Hospital
Crewkerne Community Hospital
Address: Middle Path, Crewkerne, TA18 8BG,
NHS Sector
Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01460 72491
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 5.87 (miles)
Directions from Townsend to Crewkerne Community Hospital
Yeatman Hospital
Address: Hospital Lane, Sherborne, DT9 3JU,
NHS Sector
Dorset Healthcare University NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01935 813991
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 8.55 (miles)
Directions from Townsend to Yeatman Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Townsend

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Townsend
1.58 Stoke Dental The Dental Surgery, 4 Hamdon Close TA14 6QN
2.68 Martock Dental Surgery 13 Church Street TA12 6JL
2.97 S S Dental Clinic Summerlands Hospital Site, Preston Road BA20 2BX
3.47 Southwoods Dental Practice 6 Southwoods BA20 2QG
3.55 Hendford Dental Surgery 30 Hendford BA20 1TG

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Townsend

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near Townsend
1.62 Hamdon Medical Centre, Stoke-sub-hamdon Matts Lane TA14 6QE tel:01935 822236
2.26 Abbey Manor Medical Practice The Forum BA21 3TL
2.35 West Coker Surgery High Street, West Coker BA22 9AH tel:01935 862212
2.68 Church Street Surgery, Martock Church Street TA12 6JL tel:01935 822541
3.16 Preston Grove Medical Centre, Yeovil Preston Grove BA20 2BQ tel:01935 474353

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Townsend

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near Townsend
1.62 Day Lewis Hamdon Medical Centre, Matts Lane TA14 6QE tel:01935 829578
2.13 Asda Stores Ltd Preston Road BA20 2HB tel:01935 709500
2.26 Day Lewis Abbey Pharmacy, 5a The Forum, Abbey Manor Park BA21 3TL tel:01935 478243
2.68 Well Martock - Church Street The Chantry, Church Street TA12 6JL tel:01935 822554
3.16 Preston Grove Pharmacy The Pharmacy, Preston Grove Medical Ctr BA20 2BQ tel:01935 433971

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Townsend

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Townsend
1.88 Enhanced Eyecare Services Suite 32, Copse Road, Lufton Trading Estate, Lufton BA22 8RN
2.74 Martock Opticians Commerce House, North Street TA12 6DH
3.47 Yoevil Extra Queensway Place, Huish BA20 1DL
3.47 Vision Express (queensway) Queensway Place BA20 1DL
3.62 Robert Frith Optometrists Ltd (yeovil) 18 Princes Street BA20 1EW

Nearest Libraries

Martock Library
Shopping Centre, Martock, TA126DL
Telephone: 0845 345 9177
Distance: 2.71 Miles
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Directions from Townsend to Martock Library
Yeovil Library
King George Street, Yeovil, BA201PY
Telephone:
Distance: 3.64 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Townsend to Yeovil Library
South Petherton Library
St. James Corner, South Petherton, TA135BS
Telephone: 0845 345 9177
Distance: 3.99 Miles
Visit Website
Directions from Townsend to South Petherton Library
Sunningdale Library
Monmouth Hall, Yeovil, BA215NP
Telephone:
Distance: 4.28 Miles
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Directions from Townsend to Sunningdale Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Yeovil Pen Mill Station is 4.48 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 Townsend 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 4.76 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 Townsend 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

Crewkerne Station is 5.89 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 Townsend 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

Thornford Station is 6.44 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 Townsend 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 30.33 miles away Directions from Townsend to Bristol International Airport
Exeter International Airport is 34.03 miles away Directions from Townsend to Exeter International Airport
Bournemouth International Airport is 40.32 miles away Directions from Townsend to Bournemouth International Airport
Cardiff International Airport is 41.2 miles away Directions from Townsend to Cardiff International Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Bridgwater Ferry Terminal is 18.05 miles away

Directions from Townsend to Bridgwater Ferry Terminal

Weymouth Ferry Terminal is 26.21 miles away

Directions from Townsend to Weymouth Ferry Terminal

Weston-super-Mare Knightstone Harbour is 30.27 miles away

Directions from Townsend to Weston-super-Mare Knightstone Harbour

The Cottage Ferry Landing is 34.76 miles away

Directions from Townsend to The Cottage Ferry Landing

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Junction: M5 J25/A358 - 15.87 Miles Away

Directions from Townsend to M5 J25/A358

Junction: M5 J24/A38 - 16.1 Miles Away

Directions from Townsend to M5 J24/A38

Junction: M5 J23/A39 - 19.02 Miles Away

Directions from Townsend to M5 J23/A39

Junction: M5 J26/A38 - 20.75 Miles Away

Directions from Townsend to M5 J26/A38

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Montacute House
Historic Properties
Distance: 0.3 (miles)
Directions from Townsend to Montacute House
Attraction Name: Tintinhull Garden
Gardens
Distance: 1.91 (miles)
Directions from Townsend to Tintinhull Garden
Attraction Name: Yeovil Railway Centre
Railways
Distance: 4.83 (miles)
Directions from Townsend to Yeovil Railway Centre
Attraction Name: Barrington Court
Historic Properties
Distance: 6.38 (miles)
Directions from Townsend to Barrington Court
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