English Place-name Society

Survey of English Place-Names

A county-by-county guide to the linguistic origins of England’s place-names – a project of the English Place-Name Society, founded 1923.


Early-attested site in the Parish of Butterleigh

Historical Forms

  • Cumbe 1281 Ass


Coombe was the home of Walter de Cumbe (1281Ass ), v. cumb .

Places in the same Parish

Major Settlement