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Pentney Public Right of Way

Pentney: application for a modification order proposing the addition of public rights of way.

The intended effect of the application is to add a restricted byway to the definitive map.

Geographical location

Grid references for the start and end of the claimed route

Starts at the southern end of Common Lane (U26377) at grid reference TF 7012 1236 and runs in a southerly direction for approximately 208 metres to the gatehouse of Pentney Priory at grid reference TF 7008 1215.

To see a map of the route,  download the original application and map (PDF) [181KB].

Address of any property on which the claimed route lies

  • Abbey Farm, Pentney, PE32 1JT

Principal cities/towns/villages nearest to the claimed route

  • Nearest town/city: Swaffham
  • Principal villages: Pentney

Parish/ward/district in which the claimed route lies

  • Parish: Pentney
  • Electoral division: Gayton and Nar Valley
  • District: King's Lynn and West Norfolk

Further information about the application

Applicant's name and address

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

Date application received and accepted by the County Council

  • Received: 30 April 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



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) [181KB]

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