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Ashley Combe, Somerset

Historical Description

Ashley-Combe, a summer residence of the Earl of Lovelace, 2 miles W of Porlock, Somerset. It stands on the coast, on a high narrow terrace, looking out on Porlock Bay. A glen adjacent to it leads up to a grand amphitheatre, streaked by five brooks on the side of a moorland height.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5

Church Records, in association with Somerset Archives & Local Studies, have images of the Parish Registers for Somerset online.