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Foulden and Northwold, Highmoor Drove EH027 Public Right of Way

Foulden and Northwold, Highmoor Drove: application for a modification order proposing the upgrade of a public right of way. The intended effect of the application is to upgrade a footpath to a restricted byway on the definitive map and statement in the parishes of Foulden and Northwold.

Geographical location

Grid references for the start and end of the claimed routes

The route starts at the C42/29 at grid reference TL7696 9844 and proceeds in a generally south westerly direction, encompassing Foulden Footpath Number 4 and Northwold Footpath Number 9, for approximately 1995 metres to meet the C59/30 High Street at grid reference TL7577 9685.

To see a map of the route, download the original application and map. (PDF) [361KB]

Address of any property on which the claimed routes lie

  • NK87236 - Church Farm, 8 Hythe Road, Foulden, Thetford, IP26 5AH, 2 Hythe Road, Foulden, Thetford, IP26 5AH, 3 Hythe Road, Foulden, Thetford, IP26 5AH, 4 Hythe Road, Foulden, Thetford, IP26 5AH and 5 Hythe Road, Foulden, Thetford, IP26 5AH.
  • NK408438 - Land on the Eastern Side of Highmoor Drove, Foulden, Thetford
  • NK87546 - Airspace, Highmoor Drove Bunglalow, Foulden, Thetford, IP26 5AG, Highmoor Drove, Foulden, Thetford, IP26 5AG and Highmoor Drove Bungalow, Foulden, Thetford, IP26 5AG
  • NK108432 - Airspace, Highmoor Drove Bunglalow, Foulden, Thetford, IP26 5AG
  • NK268283 - Land at Northwold. Thetford
  • NK256367 - Land lying to the south east of Common Drove, Northwold, Thetford

Remainder of route unregistered.

Principal cities/towns/villages nearest to the claimed route

  • Nearest town/city: Swaffham
  • Principal villages: Foulden and Northwold

Parish/ward/district in which the claimed route lies

  • Parish: Foulden
  • Electoral division: The Brecks
  • District: Breckland

Further information about the application

Applicant's name and address

David Ormerod, Mill House, 7 Mill Lane, Swaffham, PE37 7EU

Date application received and accepted by the County Council

  • Received: July 2019
  • Accepted: 22 November 2019

Date set for determination of the application

The Council will determine the application following the completion of consultations and archive research.

Date and outcome of Council's decision and reasons

Awaiting decision

Details of any appeal to the Secretary of State against the decision or order

Awaiting decision

Details of confirmation (with or without modifications) or why order was not confirmed

Awaiting decision

Norfolk County Council contact details



Contact details

Legal Orders and Registers Team
Norfolk County Council
County Hall
Martineau Lane

Telephone: 01603 224253

Electronic register

Government legislation requires that these details, together with a copy of any application registered by Norfolk County Council, be made available for viewing by the public on the authority's website ( This Register will be updated as the application progresses. The Register is also available in hard copy format at County Hall. If you have any queries about this register or the details contained in it please contact us using the Norfolk County Council details above.

Scanned copy of the original application

Download the original application and map (PDF) [361KB]Download the original application and map

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