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Charney Bassett, Oxfordshire

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Charney Bassett, Oxfordshire

Charney Bassett is a village and civil parish about 4.5 miles north of Wantage and 6 miles east of Faringdon in the Vale of White Horse. It was part of Berkshire until the 1974 boundary changes transferred it to Oxfordshire.
DistrictVale of White Horse
Post townWantage
Administrative CountyOxfordshire
Traditional CountyBerkshire
OS GridSU3894
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth East
Police AuthorityThames Valley
Fire and Rescue AuthorityOxfordshire
Fire and Rescue AuthorityOxfordshire
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Central
Dialling code01235
Population271 (2001 census)

Other names by which Charney Bassett, Oxfordshire has been known in the past


Charney Bassett, Oxfordshire in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Charney, township, Longworth par., NW. Berks, on river Ock, 4½ m. NW. of Wantage, 1209 ac., pop. 222; P.O., called Charney Bassett.

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