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Butcombe, North Somerset

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Butcombe, North Somerset

Butcombe is a village and civil parish in Somerset, England. The village is situated just north of Blagdon Lake, in North Somerset. The parish has a population of 232 and mainly consists of family-owned farmland. It no longer has any amenities apart from a telephone kiosk and a letter box.
Post townBRISTOL
Administrative CountyNorth Somerset
Traditional CountySomerset
OS GridST5161
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityAvon and Somerset
Fire and Rescue AuthorityAvon
Fire and Rescue AuthorityAvon
Ambulance AuthorityGreat Western
Dialling code01761

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

Budicombe ~ Budicomba

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

Butcombe, par., E. Somerset, 8 miles NE. of Axbridge, 983 ac., pop. 189.

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