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Broad Chalke, Wiltshire

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Broad Chalke, Wiltshire

Broad Chalke, sometimes spelled Broadchalke, Broad Chalk or Broadchalk, is a village and civil parish in Wiltshire, England, about 8 miles west of the city of Salisbury. The 2001 Census recorded a parish population of 652 but this has now risen to around 850. This civil parish includes the neighbourhoods Knapp, Mount Sorrel, Knighton and Stoke Farthing.
Post townSalisbury
Administrative CountyWiltshire
Traditional CountyWiltshire
OS GridSU0325
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityWiltshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWiltshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityWiltshire
Ambulance AuthorityGreat Western
Dialling code01722

Other names by which Broad Chalke, Wiltshire has been known in the past

Broad Chalk

Broad Chalke, Wiltshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Broad Chalk, par. and vil., S. Wilts, 5 miles SW. of Wilton, 6904 ac., pop. 734; P.O.

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