Local area map loading...
Puncknowle is a village in south west Dorset, England, situated at grid reference SY536885 in a steep valley beside Chesil Beach five miles east of Bridport. The village has a population of 429. There is a single public house in the village called The Crown Inn, and many holiday properties.
|OS Settlement Classification||Other settlement (village, hamlet etc)|
Other names by which Puncknowle, Dorset has been known in the past
Puncknoll ~ Pomaconole ~ Poma
Puncknowle, Dorset in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)
Puncknoll (or Puncknowle), par. and vil., Dorset, in SW. of co.- par., 2160 ac. (120 water), pop. 473; vil., 6 miles SE. of Bridport; P.O.; near the vil. is Puncknoll House, seat.
Your comments about Puncknowle, Dorset
What do you know about Puncknowle, Dorset? Give us the benefit of your local knowledge and opinions here!
comments powered by