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Buttermere, Wiltshire

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Buttermere, Wiltshire

Buttermere is a village and civil parish on the eastern boundary of Wiltshire. England. It stands above the steep escarpment of Ham Hill, and at 257 metres above sea level it is the highest village in Wiltshire and probably the highest in Wessex.
Administrative CountyWiltshire
Traditional CountyWiltshire
OS GridSU3461
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityWiltshire

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

Butremare ~ Butremere

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

Buttermere, par., S. Wilts, on border of co., 4¾ m. S. of Hungerford, 1502 ac., pop. 129.

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