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Happisburgh NR12 Public Right of Way

Happisburgh: application for a modification order proposing the addition of a public right of way.

The intended effect of the application is to add a restricted byway to the definitive map and statement in the parish of Happisburgh.

Geographical location

Grid references for the start and end of the claimed route

Starts on the corner of Lighthouse Lane (U19238) at grid reference TG 3834 3044 and runs north east for approximately 200 metres to grid reference TG 3853 3050 at which point it turns to run in a south east direction for approximately 1060 metres to join Cart Gap Road (U19154) at grid reference TG 3898 2956.

To see a map of the route, download the original application and map (PDF) [726KB].

Address of any property on which the claimed route lies

  • 1 Barton Lane, Happisburgh
  • Beanes Farm Barn, Happisburgh, NR12 0QA

Principal cities/towns/villages nearest to the claimed route

  • Nearest town/city: North Walsham
  • Principal villages: Happisburgh

Parish/ward/district in which the claimed route lies

  • Parish: Happisburgh
  • Electoral division: North Walsham East
  • District: North Norfolk

Further information about the application

Applicant's name and address

Ian Witham of the Open Spaces Society, The Hollies, Church Lane, Edingthorpe, NR28 9TJ

Date application received and accepted by the County Council

  • Received: 24 February 2021
  • Accepted: 8 March 2021

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 223009

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

You can view a scanned copy of the original application and map

Download the original application and map (PDF) [726KB]

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