Charterhouse
in Somerset of England, United Kingdom

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
51.299 and -2.716 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 51° 17' 56" and W -2° 42' 57"
Currency and Currency Code:
Pound - GBP
Spoken languages:
English, Welsh, Scottish Gaelic
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 08:09 AM (Saturday)
Timezone: Europe/London
UTC/GMT offset: 0 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
4:56 am and 9:31 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-45.817 and 170.717 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Otakou
References
This place on Wikipedia
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Current travel safety evaluation for United Kingdom in Northern Europe

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Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning United Kingdom. Last Update: 2022-06-24 08:22:22

Delve into Charterhouse

Charterhouse in Somerset (England) with it's 25 habitants is located in United Kingdom about 113 mi (or 181 km) west of London, the country's capital town.

Current time in Charterhouse is now 08:09 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named Europe / London with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 10 airports close to Charterhouse, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in United Kingdom is Bristol International Airport in a distance of 6 mi (or 9 km), North. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in United Kingdom is Blaenavon Industrial Landscape in a distance of 34 mi (or 55 km), North. Also, if you like playing golf, there are some options within driving distance. We encountered 2 points of interest near this location. If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Blagdon, Burrington, Butcombe, Compton Martin and Churchill. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 17°C / 63 °F

Morning Temperature 12°C / 53 °F
Evening Temperature 16°C / 61 °F
Night Temperature 11°C / 51 °F
Chance of rainfall 1%
Air Humidity 54%
Air Pressure 1006 hPa
Wind Speed Fresh Breeze with 14 km/h (9 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 36% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Sunday, 26th of June 2022

18°C (64 °F)
13°C (55 °F)
Light rain, strong breeze, overcast clouds.

Monday, 27th of June 2022

16°C (61 °F)
12°C (53 °F)
Light rain, fresh breeze, scattered clouds.

Tuesday, 28th of June 2022

19°C (66 °F)
15°C (58 °F)
Overcast clouds, fresh breeze.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Ring O Bells

Address
3,0 mi
The Street, Compton Martin
BS40 6JE Bristol
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Meadow Cottage

Address
4,3 mi
Lye Hole Lane, Redhill
BS40 5RN Redhill,Bristol
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 17:30
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Holiday Inn BRISTOL AIRPORT

Address
4,1 mi
A38 Bridgwater Road,Cowslip Green
BS40 5RB Redhill,Bristol
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 00:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Hampton by Hilton Bristol Airport

Address
5,8 mi
Bristol Airport
BS48 3DY Bristol
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Penscot Inn

Address
3,7 mi
Shipham
BS25 1TW Bristol
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 10:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Wookey Hole

Address
5,4 mi
Wookey Hole
BA51BB Wells
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Winford Manor Bristol Airport

Address
5,5 mi
Old Hill
BS40 8DW Bristol
United Kingdom

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Rowberrow Snow 3rd Feb 09

Published: February 03, 2009
Length: 45:18 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: WildCogs

Wild Cogs at Rowberrow playing in the snow.


UCET - GB Cave, Mendips - 5th Oct 2014

Published: October 14, 2014
Length: 01:53 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Tony Salusbury

Take a trip with the United Cavers Exploration Team as we visit GB Cave in the Mendip Hills, Somerset on Sunday 5th October 2014.


Easystar over Blagdon.mov

Published: February 21, 2010
Length: 37:38 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: milo sweet

Second attempt with the on-board camera.


A quick film of my disco lights before the wedding guests arrived at Coombe Lodge, Bristol

Published: July 16, 2012
Length: 00:14 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Chris Quenon

A wedding reception mobile disco DJ at Coombe Lodge, Blagdon near Bristol. 1x Acme ImpossibLED 2x Acme InvicibLED 2x Acme Dynarock 1x LEDJ Pixelbar.


Cycling down Burrington Combe

Published: February 15, 2015
Length: 30:33 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: James Denmead


LIDAR trip

Published: September 29, 2012
Length: 02:06 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Peter Glanvill

Using the Leica LIDAR scanner to map a large cave chamber and the problems of getting it into the cave!


Cheddar Gorge floods and damaged road

Published: December 25, 2012
Length: 08:16 min
Rating: 1 of 5
Author: cheesybrit

The road through Cheddar Gorge has been eroded by the floods which have created a river.


Potter's Heaven Digging 2011.avi

Published: November 23, 2011
Length: 59:34 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Peter Glanvill

An overview of the digging done in 2011 in the Potter's Heaven area of Reservoir Hole.


Reservoir Hole in early May 2011.mp4

Published: July 09, 2011
Length: 56:18 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Peter Glanvill

More digging.


Reservoir Hole on a wet day

Published: November 06, 2013
Length: 39:25 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Peter Glanvill

After two days of heavy rain Reservoir Hole comes alive. Filmed on a digging drip with lighting by the Earthworm light from ISCA outdoor supplies.


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Big Green Gathering

The Green Gathering, formerly known as Big Green Gathering is a festival with an environmental and social justice focus, including talks and workshops on permaculture, politics, ecology, crafts and music. The Green Gathering started in 1994 and is currently held in Chepstow, Monmouthshire although it has previously been held in various locations in Somerset and Wiltshire, England.

Located at 51.2972, -2.67769 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Music festivals in Somerset, Music festivals in Wiltshire, Counterculture Festivals, Chepstow

Blagdon Lake

Blagdon Lake ST515597 lies in the Chew Valley at the northern edge of the Mendip Hills, approximately 10 mi (16 km) south of Bristol, England. The lake was created by Bristol Water (Bristol Waterworks Company as it was known then), when it dammed the River Yeo, starting construction in 1891 and completing this in 1899. The Wrington Vale Light Railway was constructed primarily to bring building materials for the lake.

Located at 51.3343, -2.69757 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Grade II listed buildings in Somerset, History of Somerset, Mendip Hills, Drinking water reservoirs in England, Sites of Special Scientific Interest in Avon, Sites of Special Scientific Interest notified in 1971, Reservoirs in Somerset, Nature Conservation Review sites, Wetland Sites of Special Scientific Interest

Black Down, Somerset

Black Down is the highest hill in the Mendip Hills, Somerset, in south-western England. Black Down lies just a few miles eastward of the Bristol Channel at Weston-super-Mare, and provides a view over the Chew Valley. The summit is marked with an Ordnance Survey trig point, the base of which has been rebuilt by the Mendip Hills AONB authority. The shortest route of ascent goes from the Burrington Combe car park and is approximately 1 km long.

Located at 51.3116, -2.7417 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Marilyns of England, Mendip Hills, Hills of Somerset

Aveline's Hole

Aveline's Hole is a cave at Burrington Combe in the limestone of the Mendip Hills, in Somerset, England. The earliest scientifically dated cemetery in Britain was found at Aveline's Hole. The human bone fragments it contained, from about 21 different individuals, are thought to be between roughly 10,200 and 10,400 years old. A series of inscribed crosses found on the wall of the Aveline's Hole cave are believed to date from the early Mesolithic period just after the Ice Age.

Located at 51.3247, -2.75333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Caves of the Mendip Hills, Limestone caves, Wild caves

Upper Flood Swallet

Upper Flood Swallet which was originally known as Blackmoor Flood Swallet, is a cave near Charterhouse, in the carboniferous limestone of the Mendip Hills, in Somerset, England. The cave is part of the Cheddar Complex SSSI. The entrance was revealed in the Great Flood of 1968, giving the cave its name. It was dug consistently since then with breakthroughs occurring in 1971, 1972, 1985 and 2006. At of September 2008 it is over 3.5 km in length and around 125m deep.

Located at 51.2988, -2.71037 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Caves of the Mendip Hills, Limestone caves, Wild caves

Pierre's Pot

Pierre's Pot is a cave in Burrington Combe on the Mendip Hills in Somerset, England. The cave was discovered in 1983 and has two main levels, the lower level being reached through an extremely tight rift. There is an active streamway and sump which, following a 15 m dive, leads to another streamway and a number of passages. The derivation of the cave's name is from one of the nicknames of Mike "Fish" Jeanmarie of the Axbridge Caving Group in the early 1960s.

Located at 51.3216, -2.7515 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Caves of the Mendip Hills, Limestone caves

Charterhouse Camp

Charterhouse Camp is a univallate Iron Age hill fort in the Mendip district of Somerset, England. The hill fort is situated approximately 0.6 miles east from the village of Charterhouse. There is some evidence, in the form of burials in local caves, of human occupation since the late Neolithic times and the early Bronze Age.

Located at 51.3004, -2.7099 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
History of Somerset, Hill forts in Somerset, Iron Age Britain