Place:Chute, Wiltshire, England

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NameChute
Alt namesUpper Chutesource: main village in parish
Lower Chutesource: hamlet in parish
Chute Cadleysource: hamlet in parish
Chute Standensource: hamlet in parish
Mount Cowdownsource: hamlet in parish
TypeParish (ancient), Civil parish
Coordinates51.283°N 1.574°W
Located inWiltshire, England
See alsoKinwardstone Hundred, Wiltshire, Englandhundred in which it was located
Pewsey Rural, Wiltshire, Englandrural district, 1894 - 1974
Kennet District, Wiltshire, England1974-2009
Wiltshire District, Wiltshire, England2009--
source: Family History Library Catalog


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Chute is a civil parish in west Wiltshire, England, on the border with Hampshire. It includes the main village of Upper Chute and the smaller settlements of Lower Chute, Chute Standen, Chute Cadley and Mount Cowdown. The nearest town is Andover, Hampshire, about 6 miles (10 km) to the southeast.

Conholt House and Conholt Park are in the northeast of the parish.

The Domesday book of 1086 recorded farmland and a mill at Chute Standen. In the 13th century the whole area was part of Chute Forest. The nearby village of Chute Forest has its own parish council.

For more information, see the EN Wikipedia article Chute, Wiltshire. Includes further details on the hamlets within the parish.

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