Chilcompton is a civil parish and village in Somerset. The history of the village mainly comes from farming and mining and there is a coal waste mound located in the north-east end of the village. 

The village is located one mile west of the Fosse Way Roman road, and has two main First Bus lines running through it. The village has four nearby secondary schools; The Blue School in Wells, Norton Hill School and Somervale School in Midsomer Norton and Writhlington School in Radstock. ​​​​​​​