Horton
in South Gloucestershire of England, United Kingdom

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
51.558 and -2.352 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 51° 33' 29" and W -2° 21' 8"
Currency and Currency Code:
Pound - GBP
Spoken languages:
English, Welsh, Scottish Gaelic
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 02:59 PM (Monday)
Timezone: Europe/London
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:55 am and 8:31 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-45.817 and 170.717 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Otakou
References
This place on Wikipedia
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Current travel safety evaluation for United Kingdom in Northern Europe

Safety Score: 3,0 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to United Kingdom.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning United Kingdom. Last Update: 2022-08-15 08:10:48

Delve into Horton

Horton in South Gloucestershire (England) with it's 355 habitants is a city located in United Kingdom about 96 mi (or 154 km) west of London, the country's capital town.

Current time in Horton is now 02:59 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named Europe / London with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 9 airports closer to Horton, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in United Kingdom is Bristol Filton Airport in a distance of 11 mi (or 17 km), West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in United Kingdom is Blaenavon Industrial Landscape in a distance of 28 mi (or 46 km), North-West. Also, if you like playing golf, there are some options within driving distance. We saw 1 points of interest near this location. In need of a room? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Charfield, Marshfield, Nettleton, Cold Ashton and Pucklechurch. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 26°C / 78 °F

Morning Temperature 20°C / 67 °F
Evening Temperature 24°C / 76 °F
Night Temperature 18°C / 64 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 38%
Air Pressure 1002 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 7 km/h (5 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Tuesday, 16th of August 2022

17°C (63 °F)
15°C (59 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Wednesday, 17th of August 2022

20°C (68 °F)
15°C (59 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.

Thursday, 18th of August 2022

21°C (71 °F)
17°C (62 °F)
Overcast clouds, gentle breeze.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Old House At Home

Address
4,8 mi
Burton
SN14 7LT Burton,Chippenham
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 7:00 - 22:00
Weekend: 8:00 - 22:00


De Vere Tortworth Estate

Address
6,1 mi
1 Tortworth
GL12 8HH Tortworth
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


BEST WESTERN THE COMPASS INN-BADMINTON

Address
3,6 mi
TORMARTON
GL9 1JB Badminton
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Lord Edward Somerset

General Lord Robert Edward Henry Somerset GCB (19 December 1776 – 1 September 1842) was a British soldier. He was the third son of the 5th duke of Beaufort, and elder brother of Lord Raglan. Joining the 15th Light Dragoons in 1793, he became captain in the following year, and received a majority after serving as aide-de-camp to the duke of York in the Dutch expedition of 1799. At the end of 1800 he became a lieutenant-colonel, and in 1801 received the command of the 4th Light Dragoons.

Located at 51.5886, -2.33049 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
1776 births, 1842 deaths, British MPs 1796–1800, UK MPs 1832–1835, UK MPs 1835–1837, Members of the Parliament of Great Britain for Welsh constituencies, Members of the United Kingdom Parliament for English constituencies, Members of the United Kingdom Parliament for Welsh constituencies, House of Lancaster, Knights Grand Cross of the Order of the Bath, Knights of the Military Order of Maria Theresa, People of the Peninsular War, British Army generals, British Army personnel of the French Revolutionary Wars, British Army commanders of the Napoleonic Wars, Younger sons of dukes, UK MPs 1801–1802, UK MPs 1802–1806, UK MPs 1806–1807, UK MPs 1807–1812, UK MPs 1812–1818, UK MPs 1818–1820, UK MPs 1820–1826, Somerset family, 1st The Royal Dragoons officers, 15th The King's Hussars officers, 17th Lancers officers, 4th Queen's Own Hussars officers, Recipients of the Army Gold Cross

Hawkesbury, Gloucestershire

Hawkesbury is a hamlet consisting of a few cottages around a triangular green, it is also the name of a civil parish in the South Gloucestershire unitary authority in England in which Hawkesbury itself lies, it is located west of Hawkesbury Upton, off the A46 road. The civil parish includes Hawkesbury itself, the larger village of Hawkesbury Upton and the hamlets of Dunkirk, Petty France and Little Badminton. According to the 2001 census the parish had a population of 1,235.

Located at 51.5886, -2.33049 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Villages in South Gloucestershire

Horton Court

Horton Court is a stone-built 16th century manor house in Horton, near Chipping Sodbury, South Gloucestershire, England. The building retains a 12th century Norman hall, and displays some of the earliest Renaissance decorative motifs used in England. It has been a National Trust property since 1949. The house was built by Rev. William Knight (d. 1547) in about 1521.

Located at 51.5636, -2.33861 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Country houses in Gloucestershire, Grade I listed houses, Grade I listed buildings in Gloucestershire, National Trust properties in Gloucestershire

Bodkin Hazel Wood

Bodkin Hazel Wood is a 10.62 hectare biological Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI), just south of the village of Hawkesbury Upton in South Gloucestershire, notified in 1974.

Located at 51.5634, -2.31877 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Sites of Special Scientific Interest in Avon, South Gloucestershire, Sites of Special Scientific Interest notified in 1974

Hawkesbury Meadow

Hawkesbury Meadow is a 3.3 hectare biological Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI) in South Gloucestershire, notified in 1987.

Located at 51.5849, -2.35645 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Sites of Special Scientific Interest in Avon, South Gloucestershire, Sites of Special Scientific Interest notified in 1987

Hawkesbury Quarry

Hawkesbury Quarry is a 0.25 hectare geological Site of Special Scientific Interest near the village of Hawkesbury Upton, South Gloucestershire, notified in 1967. The site is notable for containing both the oolitic limestone of the northern Cotswolds, and the fossil-bearing limestone found further south.

Located at 51.5841, -2.33191 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Sites of Special Scientific Interest in Avon, Sites of Special Scientific Interest notified in 1967, Quarries in England

Dodington Park

Dodington Park is a country house and estate in Dodington, Gloucestershire, England. The Codrington family acquired the estate in the late 16th century, when there was a large gables Elizabethan house and adjoining church. In the 18th century the family became wealthy from sugar plantations in the West Indies and undertook work on the estate. The grounds of 240 ha were laid out around 1764 by Capability Brown and were modified in 1793 by William Emes and John Webb.

Located at 51.5171, -2.35806 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Gardens in Gloucestershire, Country houses in Gloucestershire

Chipping Sodbury Tunnel

Chipping Sodbury Tunnel sits on the South Wales Main Line. It was constructed around 1900 for the South Wales and Bristol Direct Railway and runs some 2+⁄2 miles west of Badminton railway station and Chipping Sodbury Yard. The tunnel is constructed with an arch brick lining and measures some 27'6" across and 20'9" high. It slopes at a 1:300 gradient from Badminton falling in a westerly direction towards Chipping Sodbury.

Located at 51.5317, -2.35833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
South Wales Main Line, Railway tunnels in England, Tunnels completed in 1900, Rail transport in Gloucestershire, Great Western Railway