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Brompton Regis, Somerset

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Brompton Regis, Somerset

Brompton Regis (formerly known as Kingsbrompton) is a village and civil parish in the West Somerset district of Somerset, England about 5 miles north-east of Dulverton. It is situated on the River Haddeo in the Brendon Hills within the Exmoor National Park, close to Wimbleball Lake, a water supply reservoir constructed in the 1970s and completed in 1979. According to the 2001 census the village had a population of 439.
DistrictWest Somerset
Administrative CountySomerset
Traditional CountySomerset
OS GridSS9531
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityAvon and Somerset
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDevon and Somerset
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDevon and Somerset
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Western
Dialling code01398

Brompton Regis, Somerset in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Brompton Regis, par. and vil., W. Somerset, 3½ miles NE. of Dulverton, 810 ac., pop. 756; P.O. Brompton Road, eccl. dist. (Holy Trinity), Kensington par., Middlesex, pop. 10,747.

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