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.

Westend Hall

Early-attested site in the Parish of Foxearth

Historical Forms

  • Westone c.1045 ASWills 14th
  • Vuestunā 1086 DB
  • Vueston juxta Clare 1212 RBE
  • Vueston juxta Beauchamp 1306 Ipm
  • Vestonehall 1332 Cl
  • Westonend 1777 C


Westend Hall is Westone c. 1045 (14th) ASWills, Vuestunā 1086 DB, Vueston juxta Clare 1212 RBE, Vueston juxta Beauchamp 1306 Ipm, Vestonehall 1332 Cl, Westonend 1777 C. 'West farm,' v. tun . In the east of the parish. West perhaps because north-west of Liston, but more probably because almost due west of Acton (Sf).

Places in the same Parish

Early-attested site

Other OS name

Major Settlement