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East Harptree, Bath and North East Somerset

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East Harptree, Bath and North East Somerset

East Harptree is a village and civil parish in Somerset, England. It is situated 5 miles north of Wells and 15 miles south of Bristol, on the northern slope of the Mendip Hills overlooking the Chew Valley. The parish has a population of 680. The parish includes the hamlet of Coley.
Post townBRISTOL
Administrative CountyBath and North East Somerset
Traditional CountySomerset
OS GridST5655
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityAvon and Somerset
Fire and Rescue AuthorityAvon
Fire and Rescue AuthorityAvon
Ambulance AuthorityGreat Western
Dialling code01761
Population680
 

Other names by which East Harptree, Bath and North East Somerset has been known in the past

Harpestre ~ Harptree ~ Harptree East

East Harptree, Bath and North East Somerset in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Harptree, East, par. and vil., E. Somerset, 6 miles N. of Wells, 2770 ac., pop. 655; P.O., T.O.; in vicinity is the seat of Harptree Court.

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