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Chittlehampton, Devon

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Chittlehampton, Devon

Chittlehampton is a village and civil parish in the North Devon district of Devon in England. According to the 2001 census, the parish had a population of 820. The parish originally included two exclaves; Chittlehamholt to the south (now a parish in itself), and part of the modern parish of East and West Buckland. It now includes Chittlehampton, Umberleigh, Furze, Stowford and some other outlying hamlets.
DistrictNorth Devon
Administrative CountyDevon
Traditional CountyDevon
OS GridSS6325
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityDevon and Cornwall
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDevon and Somerset
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDevon and Somerset
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Western
Dialling code01769
Population820 (2001)

Other names by which Chittlehampton, Devon has been known in the past

Chettlehampton ~ Curem'tone ~ Citremetona

Chittlehampton, Devon in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Chittlehampton, par. and vil., N. Devon, 2 miles NE. of Umberleigh ry. sta. and 7½ miles SE. of Barnstaple, 8720 ac., pop. 1473; P.O.

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