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Warmwell, Dorset

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Warmwell, Dorset

Warmwell is a hamlet in south west Dorset, England, situated five miles south east of Dorchester. The village has a population of 97. Warmwell contains several historic buildings and from May 1937 was the home of RAF Station Woodsford airfield. It is now a popular holiday resort and contains a caravan park and several other small businesses.
Administrative CountyDorset
Traditional CountyDorset
OS GridSY7585
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityDorset

Other names by which Warmwell, Dorset has been known in the past

Warmemoille ~ Warmwelle

Warmwell, Dorset in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Warmwell, par., Dorset, in S. of co., 5 miles SE. of Dorchester, 1531 ac., pop. 173 contains Warmwell House;, seat.

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