Charlie Bucket is a character in the books "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory" and "Charlie and the Great Glass Elevator" by Roald Dahl. He lives in a drafty house at the edge of a great town in England, according to shmoop.com
In the beginning of the first book, "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory", Charlie Bucket and his family live on the edge of a town not specifically named by the author. It is assumed by Shmoop and many readers that the town is in England, as the author, Roald Dahl was British. By the end of the books, they use the Glass Elevator to bring his family back to the factory to live.