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Sporle BR9 PE32 PROW

Application for a modification order proposing the upgrade of a public right of way

The intended effect of the application is to upgrade Sporle with Palgrave Bridleway No. 9 to a restricted byway on the definitive map and statement for the parish of Sporle with Palgrave

Geographical location

Grid references for the start and end of the claimed route

Starts from a point on Swaffham Restricted Byway No. 53 at grid reference TF 8474 0894 and runs in a generally east north-easterly direction for approximately 1008 metres where the way turns to run in a generally north north-westerly direction for approximately 40 metres where to path turns to resume a generally east north-easterly direction for approximately 340 metres to join the C118 North Pickenham Road at grid reference TF 8599 0947.

To see a map of the route,  download the original application and map (PDF) [81KB].

Address of any property on which the claimed route lies

Agricultural Land

Principal cities/towns/villages nearest to the claimed route

  • Nearest town/city: Swaffham
  • Principal villages: Sporle with Palgrave, North Pickenham, Necton

Parish/ward/district in which the claimed route lies

  • Parishes: Sporle with Palgrave
  • Electoral division: Swaffham
  • District: Breckland

Further information about the application

Applicant's name and address

Dr Phil Wadey
12 Home Close
Newlands Road
SN13 0BE

Date application received and accepted by the County Council

  • Received: 20 August 2023
  • Accepted: 24 August 2023

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


9027360 HP411/3

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

To view a scanned copy, download the original application and map (PDF) [81KB].