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Ashill, Somerset

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Ashill, Somerset

Ashill is a small village and civil parish in Somerset, England, situated 7 miles south of Taunton, and three miles north-west of Ilminster in the South Somerset district. The parish includes the hamlet of Windmill Hill and has a population of 528. It has a small junior school, a village pub named The Ashill Inn, a village hall and a playing field.
DistrictSouth Somerset
Post townIlminster
Administrative CountySomerset
Traditional CountySomerset
OS GridST3217
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 code01460

Other names by which Ashill, Somerset has been known in the past

Aiselle ~ Aisselle

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

Ashill, par. and vil., W. Somerset, 4 miles NW. of Ilminster, near Chard Canal, 1790 ac., pop. 469; P.O.

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