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Coombe, Kingston upon Thames

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Coombe, Kingston upon Thames

Coombe is a neighbourhood of Greater London in England, within the Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames. It lies to the east of the main town area, and prior to local government re-organisation in 1965 formed the northern part of the former Municipal Borough of Malden and Coombe. It centres on what was originally Coombe House, a large, now-demolished, residence. To the north lies Richmond Park; to the east, Wimbledon Common and borders the four boroughs that surround Kingston.
Post townKINGSTON UPON THAMES
Administrative CountyKingston upon Thames
Traditional CountySurrey
OS GridTQ2070
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionLondon
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityMetropolitan
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLondon
Fire and Rescue AuthorityLondon
Ambulance AuthorityLondon
Dialling code020
 

Other names by which Coombe, Kingston upon Thames has been known in the past

Cumbe

Coombe, Kingston upon Thames in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Coombe, hamlet (ry. sta. Coombe and Malden), 2½ miles E. of Kingston, mid. Surrey.

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