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Chilcompton, Somerset

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Chilcompton, Somerset

Chilcompton is a civil parish and village in Somerset, England, situated in the Mendip Hills two miles south of Midsomer Norton and 3.0 miles south-west of Westfield, close to the A37.
Administrative CountySomerset
Traditional CountySomerset
OS GridST6451
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 Chilcompton, Somerset has been known in the past

Contone ~ Contune ~ Contona ~ Comtuna ~ Cumtona

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

Chilcompton, par. and ry. sta., E. Somerset, near E. end of Mendip Hills, 7½ miles NE. of Wells, 1233 ac., pop. 642; P.O.

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