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Butleigh, Somerset

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Butleigh, Somerset

Butleigh is a small village and civil parish, located in Somerset. The nearest village to it is Barton St David, and it is located a short distance from Glastonbury and Street. Its population is 879. Butleigh has a church, small village shop, a Church of England primary school and Butleigh Nursery School.
DistrictMendip
Post townGLASTONBURY
Administrative CountySomerset
Traditional CountySomerset
OS GridST5233
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityAvon and Somerset
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDevon and Somerset
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDevon and Somerset
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Western
Dialling code01458
Population879
 

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

Bodechelie ~ Bodecaleia ~ Boduchelei ~ Boduccheleia

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

Butleigh, par., mid. Somerset, on river Brue, 4 miles SE. of Glastonbury ry. sta., 4467 ac., pop. 771; P.O.

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