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North Hill Interchange

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North Hill Interchange
Location Map ( geo)
M27, Sliproad at Junction 10 (North Hill) - Geograph - 3735187.jpg
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Highway Authority
Highways England
Junction Type
Fork-cloverleaf hybrid
Roads Joined
M27, A32

North Hill Interchange is the unofficial name for junction 10 of the M27.

The junction allows A32 traffic to use the M27 in order to bypass northern Fareham. No other sliproads are provided to prevent extra traffic entering Fareham.

For a long time there have been talks about making the junction full-access as part of plans to develop the land to the north of the motorway. A secondary reason for the change is to allow the A32 to be reconfigured as a local road, that is less encouraging of fast, through traffic. This was expected to happen in 2019 with construction of a new dumbbell to the west of the existing junction, but that plan has hit planning difficulties.

It is the quietest junction on the M27, as the A32 serves few significant settlements, although the junction is sometimes used as a shortcut to the M3. It featured in the initial Ramp Metering trial, but the signals were soon removed. As it is such a quiet junction, there has never been much reason to name it, but official planning documents called it Roche Court Interchange.


Route To Notes


The West, Fareham West, Southampton


Portsmouth, Gosport (A32) All motorway traffic on the A32 is told to join the M27.


Alton, Wickham


Fareham Signposted non-motorway traffic only.

North Hill Interchange
Related Pictures
View gallery (3)
J10 Redesign.pngM27, Sliproad at Junction 10 (North Hill) - Geograph - 3735187.jpgM27 J10 opening.jpg
Other nearby junctions
Junctions on the M27 and spurs
M27Cadnam • 2 Ower • 3 Rownhams • 4 Chilworth • 5 Stoneham • Townhill Park • 7 Hedge End • 8 Windhover • 9 Park Gate • 10 North Hill • 11 Wallington • 12 Paulsgrove • 12 Hilsea
Unbuilt M27:13 Portsbridge • 14 Farlington • 15 Broad Marsh • Langstone • Warblington • Fishbourne Roundabout
M271Redbridge • 1 Nursling • 2 Rownhams • Romsey Road
M275Paulsgrove • Hilsea • 1 Tipner • 2 Rudmore Roundabout
Other spursOwer Rdbt • Swaythling • Portswood • Bevois Valley • Western Terminal • Allington Ln Rdbt • Mousehole Rdbt
Junctions on the A32
Chawton Roundabout • West Meon Hut • North Hill Interchange • Delme Roundabout • Quay Street Roundabout

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