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Chardstock, Devon

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Chardstock, Devon

Chardstock is a village and civil parish located on the eastern border of Devon, England off the A358 road between Chard and Axminster. The attractive village is surrounded by farmland and woodland and is within the Blackdown Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The village church dates from the 19th Century. It has the river Kit running through it and a post office and pub.
Administrative CountyDevon
Traditional CountyDorset
OS GridST3004
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 code01460

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


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

Chardstock, par. and vil., W. Dorset, on river Kitbridge, 4 miles SW. of Chard, 5800 ac., pop. 1328; P.O.

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