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Charterhouse, Somerset

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Charterhouse, Somerset

Charterhouse, also known as Charterhouse-on-Mendip, is a hamlet in the Mendip Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) in the English county of Somerset. The area between Charterhouse and Cheddar Gorge including Velvet Bottom and Ubley Warren is covered by the Cheddar Complex Site of Special Scientific Interest.
Post townBRISTOL
Administrative CountySomerset
Traditional CountySomerset
OS GridST5055
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 code01761

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

Charter House On Mendip ~ Charterhouse On Mendip

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

Charterhouse on Mendip, par., E. Somerset, 5 miles NE. of Axbridge, 2410 ac., pop. 79.

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