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Rougham and Lexham PE32 Public Right of Way

Rougham and Lexham: application for a modification order proposing the addition of byways. 

The intended effect of the application is to add byways in the parishes of Rougham and Lexham.

Geographical location

Grid references for the start and end of the claimed route

Starts from C67 Castle Acre Road at grid reference TF8246 1882 and proceeds generally east south easterly along the U35175 Plantation Road for approximately 936 metres to the U35159 Lexham Lane at grid reference TF8333 1857. The route then continues generally east south easterly for approximately 897 metres to meet the A1065 Fakenham Road at grid reference TF8422 1839.
Starts from the A1065 Fakenham Road at grid reference TF8369 1726 and proceeds generally northerly for approximately 1419 metres to a junction with the U35175 Plantation Road and the U35159 Lexham Lane at grid reference TF8333 1857. The route then continues generally northely along the U35159 Lexham Lane for approximately 1109 metres to meet the B1145 Lynn Road at grid reference TF8331 1966.

To see a map of the route, download the original application and map (PDF) [218KB].

Address of any property on which the claimed route lies

  • NK469364 - Land to the South of Rougham Hall, Rougham, King's Lynn, PE32 2SF
  • NK208002 - Land on the north west side of the A1065 at West Lexham
  • NK209542 - Land on the north west side of the A1065 at West Lexham
  • NK437529 - Land at West Lexham, King's Lynn
  • NK437527 - land at West Lexham, Kings Lynn AND West Lexham Biogas Limited, Lexham Lane, West Lexham, King's Lynn, PE32 2QZ
  • NK388996 - Land on the west side of the A1065, West Lexham, King's Lynn.

Principal cities/towns/villages nearest to the claimed route

  • Nearest town/city: Swaffham
  • Principal villages: Rougham & West Lexham

Parish/ward/district in which the claimed route lies

  • Parish: Rougham and West Lexham
  • Electoral division: Necton and Launditch
  • 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
  • Registered: February 2022

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

You can view a scanned copy of the original application and map. (PDF) [218KB]