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Maperton, Somerset

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Maperton, Somerset

Maperton is a village and civil parish in Somerset, England, situated 3 miles south west of Wincanton in the South Somerset district. The village has a population of 150. However this number includes Elliscombe House care home which alone has an average of 40 residents.
DistrictSouth Somerset
Administrative CountySomerset
Traditional CountySomerset
OS GridST6726
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 code01963

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

Malpertone ~ Malperettona

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

Maperton, par., Somerset, 3 m. SW. of Wincanton, 1534 ac., pop. 203; contains Maperton House, seat.

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