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Sampford Rocks in Sampford Brett

Sampford Rocks is a Street in the Somerset village of Sampford Brett and measures approximately 502 metres long.

There is only one street named Sampford Rocks making it unique in Great Britain.

Sampford Rocks is within the area of Somerset West and Taunton District Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax and the local parish council is Sampford Brett.

Sampford Rocks has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 43707344 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of Sampford Rocks is roughly 50.45 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 60.90 and the lowest point being 34.30. A change of 26.60 metres.

Sampford Rocks is located within the county of Somerset which is in the South West (England) region of the UK. 140.58 miles West from the centre of London, 13.24 miles North West from the centre of Taunton, 23.32 miles South from the centre of Cardiff and 31.39 miles North from the centre of Exeter.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Sampford Rocks

Sunrise07:52
Sunset18:01

Latest Weather Conditions for Sampford Rocks

Observed at Weather Station:Liscombe 24 October 2020 at 00:00 (13.83 miles away)
Current Weather:Partly cloudy (night)
Temperature and Humidity:6.5°C (93.3%)
Wind Direction and Speed:SSW (10 mph)
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Budget Hotels near Sampford Rocks Sampford Brett

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Premier Inn Minehead
Address:Seaward Way
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2: Name:Travelodge Wellington Somerset
Address:West Park, Wellington, TA21 9AD
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Address:Massingham Park
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5: Name:Premier Inn Bridgwater North A38
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Police Force: Avon And Somerset
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Sampford Rocks above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
50.4534.3060.9026.60

Frequently asked Questions for Sampford Rocks

What Council (Local Authority) is Sampford Rocks in?

Sampford Rocks is located within the local authority area of West Somerset District Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Sampford Rocks in?

Sampford Rocks is located within the area of Sampford Brett Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is Sampford Rocks in?

Sampford Rocks is located within the ward of West Quantock.

What County is Sampford Rocks in?

Sampford Rocks is located within the ceremonial county of Somerset.

What Constituency is Sampford Rocks in?

Sampford Rocks is located within the constituency of Bridgwater and West Somerset.

What Part of the UK is Sampford Rocks in?

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

What County Council area is Sampford Rocks in?

Sampford Rocks is located within the Somerset Council area.

What Police Force area is Sampford Rocks in?

Sampford Rocks is located within the Avon and Somerset Police area.

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Location Details

Sampford Rocks
Map showing the location of Sampford Rocks
Latitude51.155062
Longitude-3.308228
OS Easting (X):308518
OS Northing (Y):140405
OS Grid Reference:ST085404

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Sampford Rocks

  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00149514
ONS Area NameDetached Rural Retirement
Average Age54.39
Area Population1088.00
Male Population539.00 (50%)
Female Population549.00 (50%)
LSOA Code:E01029342
LSOA Name:West Somerset 004D
SOA Code:2c
SOA Name:Remoter communities
MSOA Code:E02006116
MSOA Name:West Somerset 004
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Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Minehead Superstore
Seaward Way, Minehead, TA24 5BY
0345 677 9476
Distance: 7.47 Miles
Directions from Sampford Rocks to Tesco Minehead Superstore
Morrisons Minehead
Vulcan Road, Minehead TA24 6DG
01643 704477
Distance: 7.6 Miles
Directions from Sampford Rocks to Morrisons Minehead
Iceland Minehead
The Avenue, Minehead, Somerset, TA24 5AZ
01643703555
Distance: 8.08 Miles
Directions from Sampford Rocks to Iceland Minehead
Asda Wellington
Longforth Road, Wellington, TA21 8RQ
01823 653470
Distance: 12.58 Miles
Directions from Sampford Rocks to Asda Wellington

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01984 - Watchet
Area Code: 01643 - Minehead

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of West Somerset District Council
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West Somerset House, Killick Way, Williton, Taunton, Somerset, TA4 4QA
Send email
Telephone Number: 01643 703 704
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of
The Member of Parliament is Ian Liddell-Grainger
Details for the MP Ian Liddell-Grainger on parliament.uk
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In the 2019 General Election Ian Liddell-Grainger won with a majority of 24,439 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 85,327
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: West Quantock Ward
Parish: Sampford Brett Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Somerset
County Council: Somerset Council

Nearest Car Parks

Williton Central Car Park
Killick Way, Williton, Somerset
Williton
TA4 4QA
Distance: 0.66 km (click for directions)
Some bays are reserved for council staff only. Open 24hrs. Charges apply 9am - 6pm inc bank holidays. Free for Blue Badge holders. If designated bays are full you may park in any bay providing badge and clock are clearly displayed. Toilets available.
Telephone: 01984635350
Operated by: West Somerset District Council
Helwell Bay Car Park
Doniford Road, Watchet, Somerset
Watchet
TA23 0UG
Distance: 1.93 km (click for directions)
Operated by: Operator - Unknown
Staple Plain, Quantocks Car Park
Hill Lane, West Quantoxhead, Somerset
West Quantoxhead
TA4 4DQ
Distance: 1.96 km (click for directions)
Telephone: 01643862452
Operated by: National Trust
Stogumber Car Park
High Street, Stogumber, Somerset
Stogumber
TA4 3TA
Distance: 2.02 km (click for directions)
Open 24 hours. Free parking all year round. No overnight sleeping/camping allowed
Telephone: 01984635350
Operated by: West Somerset District Council
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Nearest Schools

St Peter's Church of England First School
Distance: 0.98 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 10/02/2011)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 132
Address: St Peter's Church of England First School, Doniford Road, Williton, TA4 4SF
Head: Miss Janine Donovan (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Sampford Rocks to St Peter's Church of England First School
Danesfield Church of England Voluntary Controlled Community Middle School
Distance: 1.02 Miles
Phase: Secondary
Ofsted Score: 3 Requires Improvement (Satisfactory) ( Inspected 18/06/2019)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 318
Address: Danesfield Church of England Voluntary Controlled Community Middle School, North Road, Williton, TA4 4SW
Head: Mr Daniel Hartley (Acting Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Sampford Rocks to Danesfield Church of England Voluntary Controlled Community Middle School
Knights Templar Community Church School & Nursery
Distance: 1.62 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 18/07/2012)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 200
Address: Knights Templar Community Church School & Nursery, Liddymore Road, TA23 0EX
Head: Mr David Frowde (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Sampford Rocks to Knights Templar Community Church School & Nursery
Stogumber CofE Primary School
Distance: 2.18 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 01/05/2019)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 49
Address: Stogumber CofE Primary School, Station Road, Stogumber, TA4 3TQ
Head: Mrs Julie Norman (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Sampford Rocks to Stogumber CofE Primary School

Nearest Hospitals

Williton Community Hospital
Address: North Road, Williton, Taunton, TA4 4RA,
NHS Sector
Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01984 635600
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 0.84 (miles)
Directions from Sampford Rocks to Williton Community Hospital
Minehead Community Hospital
Address: Luttrell Way, Minehead, TA24 6DF,
NHS Sector
Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01643 701701
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 7.35 (miles)
Directions from Sampford Rocks to Minehead Community Hospital
Dene Barton Community Hospital
Address: Dene Road, Cotford St Luke, Taunton, TA4 1DD,
NHS Sector
Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01823 431930
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Distance: 9.79 (miles)
Directions from Sampford Rocks to Dene Barton Community Hospital
Nuffield Health, Taunton Hospital
Address: Staplegrove Elm, Taunton, TA2 6AN,
Independent Sector
Nuffield Health
Telephone: 0800 015 5020
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 11.7 (miles)
Directions from Sampford Rocks to Nuffield Health, Taunton Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Sampford Rocks

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Sampford Rocks
0.58 Oneleigh House Dental Practice Stoneleigh House Dental Practice, 13 High Street, Williton TA4 4NW
7.73 Ruttley Dental Surgery 59 Ponsford Road TA24 5DY
8.13 Blenheim Dental Practice 5b Blenheim Road TA24 5PY
8.27 Holloway House Dental Surgery The Holloway TA24 5PB
10.44 Taunton Dental Centre Norton Manor TA2 6PF

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Sampford Rocks

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near
0.63 West Somerset Healthcare Robert Street, Williton TA4 4QE tel:01984 632701
2.04 Dr Halliday, Williton/watchet Watchet Surgery, 55 Swain Street TA23 0AG
6.28 Dunster & Porlock Surgeries West Street, Dunster TA24 6SN tel:01643 821244
6.69 Quantock Medical Centre Banneson Road, Nether Stowey TA5 1NW tel:01278 732696
7.87 Lister House Partnership Lister House Surgery, Croft Way, Wiveliscombe TA4 2BF tel:01984 623471

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Sampford Rocks

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near
0.63 Lloydspharmacy Williton Surgery, Robert Street, Williton TA4 4QE tel:01984 632512
2.06 Quantock Pharmacy 11 Swain Street TA23 0AB tel:01984 631343
7.49 John Ware Ltd 65 Alcombe Road TA24 6BD tel:01643 703478
7.59 Tesco Stores Limited Seaward Way TA24 5BY tel:01643 432447
7.79 Day Lewis Pharmacy 1 The Square, Wiveliscombe, Taunton TA4 2JT tel:01984 623284

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Sampford Rocks

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Sampford Rocks
2.04 Exmoor Eyecare - Watchet 55b Swain Street TA23 0AG
8.15 Specsavers (minehead) 4 The Parade TA24 5UF
8.22 Cranmers Optometrists 12 Park Street TA24 5NQ
8.24 Exmoor Eyecare - Minehead 3 The Parks TA24 5NF
12.68 Watson & Smith Opticians - Wellington 10b High Street TA21 8RA

Nearest Libraries

Williton Library
Killick Way, Williton, TA44QA
Telephone: 0845 345 9177
Distance: 0.66 Miles
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Directions from Sampford Rocks to Williton Library
Watchet Library
11 The Esplanade, Watchet, TA230AJ
Telephone: 0845 345 9177
Distance: 2.08 Miles
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Directions from Sampford Rocks to Watchet Library
Nether Stowey Library
Castle Street, Nether Stowey, TA51LN
Telephone: 0845 345 9177
Distance: 6.52 Miles
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Directions from Sampford Rocks to Nether Stowey Library
Wiveliscombe Library
9 The Square, Wiveliscombe, TA42JT
Telephone: 0845 345 9177
Distance: 7.78 Miles
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Directions from Sampford Rocks to Wiveliscombe Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Taunton Station is 12.75 miles away.

Address: Taunton station, Station Approach, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 1QP

Taunton is situated on the Reading to Taunton Line|Bristol to Exeter Line and is managed by Great Western Railway.

Taunton Station is staffed on a full time basis.

Directions from Sampford Rocks to Taunton Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Alnmouth06:08:00
Bedminster01:01:00
Berwick-upon-Tweed06:30:00
Birmingham New Street02:10:00
Bodmin Parkway02:13:00
Bridgwater00:11:00
Bristol Parkway00:50:00
Bristol Temple Meads00:44:00
Burton-on-Trent02:33:00
Camborne03:07:00
Cardiff Central02:04:00
Castle Cary00:21:00
Cheltenham Spa01:22:00
Chesterfield03:11:00
Darlington05:07:00
Dawlish00:44:00
Derby02:52:00
Dunbar06:52:00
Durham05:24:00
Edinburgh07:18:00
Exeter St David's00:29:00
Filton Abbey Wood01:20:00
Hayle03:25:00
Haymarket07:24:00
Highbridge & Burnham00:18:00
Ivybridge01:22:30
Leeds04:15:00
Liskeard02:00:30
London Paddington02:05:00
Lostwithiel02:27:00
Macclesfield03:24:00
Manchester Piccadilly03:45:30
Nailsea & Backwell00:49:00
Newbury01:18:00
Newcastle05:42:00
Newport (South Wales)01:50:00
Newton Abbot00:50:00
Par02:23:30
Parson Street00:58:00
Patchway01:26:00
Penzance03:27:00
Pewsey01:00:00
Plymouth01:33:00
Reading01:38:00
Redruth03:00:00
Saltash01:51:00
Severn Tunnel Junction01:37:00
Sheffield03:28:00
St Austell02:30:00
St Erth03:18:00
St Germans01:58:00
Stafford02:49:00
Stockport03:37:00
Stoke-on-Trent03:07:00
Tamworth02:26:00
Teignmouth00:49:00
Tiverton Parkway00:13:00
Totnes01:02:00
Truro02:48:00
Wakefield Westgate03:54:00
Westbury00:42:00
Weston Milton00:34:00
Weston-super-Mare00:30:00
Wolverhampton02:35:00
Worle00:37:00
Yatton00:43:00
York04:38:00

Bridgwater Station is 13.91 miles away.

Address: Bridgwater station, St Johns Street, Bridgwater, Somerset, TA6 5HB

Bridgwater is situated on the Bristol to Exeter Line and is managed by Great Western Railway.

Bridgwater Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Sampford Rocks to Bridgwater Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Avonmouth01:34:00
Bath Spa01:06:00
Bedminster00:50:00
Bodmin Parkway02:41:00
Bristol Parkway01:13:00
Bristol Temple Meads00:56:00
Camborne03:35:00
Cardiff Central01:53:00
Chippenham01:18:00
Clifton Down01:19:30
Dawlish01:02:00
Dawlish Warren01:01:00
Devonport02:12:00
Didcot Parkway01:48:00
Exeter St David's00:43:00
Exeter St Thomas00:48:00
Filton Abbey Wood01:09:00
Hayle03:43:00
Highbridge & Burnham00:07:00
Ivybridge01:37:30
Lawrence Hill01:06:00
Liskeard02:29:00
London Paddington02:27:00
Lostwithiel02:46:00
Menheniot02:17:00
Montpelier01:15:00
Nailsea & Backwell00:38:00
Newport (South Wales)01:39:00
Newton Abbot01:09:00
Par02:53:00
Parson Street00:47:00
Patchway01:15:00
Penzance03:55:00
Plymouth02:02:30
Reading02:03:00
Redland01:17:00
Redruth03:29:00
Saltash02:11:00
Sea Mills01:23:30
Severn Beach01:44:30
Severn Tunnel Junction01:25:30
Shirehampton01:27:30
St Andrews Road01:37:30
St Austell03:00:00
St Erth03:46:00
St Germans02:18:00
Stapleton Road01:08:00
Starcross00:56:00
Swindon (Wilts)01:31:00
Taunton00:12:00
Teignmouth01:07:00
Tiverton Parkway00:26:00
Totnes01:22:00
Truro03:17:00
Weston Milton00:23:00
Weston-super-Mare00:19:00
Worle00:26:00
Yatton00:32:00

Highbridge & Burnham Station is 15.19 miles away.

Address: Highbridge & Burnham station, Station Walk, Highbridge, Somerset, TA9 3BT

Highbridge & Burnham is situated on the Bristol to Exeter Line and is managed by Great Western Railway.

Highbridge & Burnham Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Sampford Rocks to Highbridge & Burnham Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Avonmouth01:26:30
Bath Spa00:59:00
Bedminster00:43:00
Bodmin Parkway02:49:00
Bridgwater00:07:30
Bristol Parkway01:06:00
Bristol Temple Meads00:49:00
Camborne03:43:00
Cardiff Central01:45:00
Chippenham01:11:00
Clifton Down01:12:00
Dawlish01:12:30
Dawlish Warren01:08:30
Devonport02:19:30
Didcot Parkway01:41:00
Exeter St David's00:51:00
Exeter St Thomas00:55:30
Filton Abbey Wood01:01:00
Hayle03:51:00
Ivybridge01:46:00
Lawrence Hill00:59:00
Liskeard02:37:00
London Paddington02:20:00
Lostwithiel02:54:00
Montpelier01:07:30
Nailsea & Backwell00:31:00
Newport (South Wales)01:31:00
Newton Abbot01:17:30
Par03:01:00
Parson Street00:40:00
Patchway01:08:00
Penzance04:03:00
Plymouth02:11:00
Reading01:56:00
Redland01:09:30
Redruth03:37:00
Saltash02:19:00
Sea Mills01:16:00
Severn Beach01:37:00
Severn Tunnel Junction01:18:00
Shirehampton01:20:00
St Andrews Road01:30:00
St Austell03:08:00
St Erth03:54:00
St Germans02:26:00
Stapleton Road01:01:00
Starcross01:03:30
Swindon (Wilts)01:24:00
Taunton00:20:00
Teignmouth01:17:30
Tiverton Parkway00:34:00
Totnes01:30:30
Truro03:25:00
Weston Milton00:15:00
Weston-super-Mare00:12:00
Worle00:19:00
Yatton00:25:00

Rhoose Cardiff International Airport Station is 16.13 miles away.

Address: Rhoose Cardiff International Airpor, off Torbay Terrace, Rhoose, Vale of Glamorgan, CF62 3HB

Rhoose Cardiff International Airport is situated on the Vale of Glamorgan Line and is managed by Transport for Wales.

Rhoose Cardiff International Airport Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Sampford Rocks to Rhoose Cardiff International Airport Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Abercynon01:13:00
Aberdare01:39:00
Barry00:09:00
Barry Docks00:12:00
Bridgend00:26:00
Cadoxton00:15:00
Cardiff Central00:35:00
Cardiff Queen Street00:40:00
Cathays00:42:00
Cogan00:24:00
Cwmbach01:34:00
Dinas Powys00:19:00
Eastbrook00:22:00
Fernhill01:28:00
Grangetown (Cardiff)00:28:00
Llandaf00:47:00
Llantwit Major00:10:00
Mountain Ash01:25:00
Penrhiwceiber01:19:00
Pontypridd01:06:00
Radyr00:50:30
Taffs Well00:54:30
Trefforest01:01:30

Nearest Airports

Cardiff International Airport is 16.87 miles away Directions from Sampford Rocks to Cardiff International Airport
Exeter International Airport is 29.67 miles away Directions from Sampford Rocks to Exeter International Airport
Bristol International Airport is 30.38 miles away Directions from Sampford Rocks to Bristol International Airport
Swansea Airport is 45.07 miles away Directions from Sampford Rocks to Swansea Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

Minehead Harbour is 8.2 miles away

Directions from Sampford Rocks to Minehead Harbour

Bridgwater Ferry Terminal is 13.73 miles away

Directions from Sampford Rocks to Bridgwater Ferry Terminal

Barry Waterfront Ferry Terminal is 16.96 miles away

Directions from Sampford Rocks to Barry Waterfront Ferry Terminal

Weston-super-Mare Knightstone Harbour is 19.33 miles away

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Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Sampford Rocks is approximately 13.53 miles from the M5

Junction: M5 J26/A38 - 13.56 Miles Away

Directions from Sampford Rocks to M5 J26/A38

Junction: M5 J24/A38 - 14.11 Miles Away

Directions from Sampford Rocks to M5 J24/A38

Junction: M5 J23/A39 - 14.21 Miles Away

Directions from Sampford Rocks to M5 J23/A39

Junction: M5 J25/A358 - 14.23 Miles Away

Directions from Sampford Rocks to M5 J25/A358

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Watchet Market House Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 2.14 (miles)
Directions from Sampford Rocks to Watchet Market House Museum
Attraction Name: Cleeve Abbey
Historic Properties
Distance: 2.41 (miles)
Directions from Sampford Rocks to Cleeve Abbey
Attraction Name: Somerset & Dorset Railway Museum
Railways
Distance: 2.65 (miles)
Directions from Sampford Rocks to Somerset & Dorset Railway Museum
Attraction Name: Blue Anchor Railway Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 4.45 (miles)
Directions from Sampford Rocks to Blue Anchor Railway Museum
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