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East Budleigh, Devon

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East Budleigh, Devon

East Budleigh is a small village in East Devon, England. The villages of Yettington, Colaton Raleigh, and Otterton lie (respectively) to the west, north and east of East Budleigh, with the seaside town of Budleigh Salterton about two miles south. Until the River Otter to the east silted up, the village was a market town and port; it was still being used by ships in the 15th century, according to John Leland.
Administrative CountyDevon
Traditional CountyDevon
OS GridSY0684
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionSouth West
Police AuthorityDevon and Cornwall
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDevon and Somerset
Fire and Rescue AuthorityDevon and Somerset
Ambulance AuthoritySouth Western
Dialling code01395

Other names by which East Budleigh, Devon has been known in the past

Budleigh ~ Budleigh East

East Budleigh, Devon in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Budleigh, East, par. and vil., E. Devon, 5 miles SW. of Sidmouth, 3277 ac. (40 water), pop. 2856; P.O.

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