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Cothelstone, Somerset

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Cothelstone, Somerset

Cothelstone is a village and civil parish in Somerset, England, situated in the Quantock Hills six miles north of Taunton in the Taunton Deane district. The parish, which includes the hamlet of Toulton, has a population of 111. The view from Cothelstone with a telescope on a fine day is said to include 14 counties and 150 churches.
DistrictTaunton Deane
Post townTAUNTON
Administrative CountySomerset
Traditional CountySomerset
OS GridST1831
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 code01823

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

Cothelstone, par., W. Somerset, 6½ miles NW. of Taunton, 906 ac., pop. 133; contains C. House.

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