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Swaffham PE37 Public Right of Way - Shepherd's Fold

Swaffham: Application for a modification order proposing the addition of a public right of way.

The intended effect of the application is to add a public footpath to the definitive map and statement for the town of Swaffham..

Geographical location

Grid references for the start and end of the claimed route

Starts from the U31490 Shepherd's Fold at Grid Reference TF 8265 0770. Proceeds in a generally south easterly direction for approximately 31 metres to grid reference TF 8268 0769. Heads in a generally southerly direction for approximately 17 metres to grid reference TF 8268 0767. Turns to head in a generally easterly direction of approximately 102 metres to meet Swaffham Restricted Byway No. 46 at Grid Reference TF 8278 0767.

To see a map of the route, download the original application and map (PDF) [127KB].

Address of any property on which the claimed route lies

  • Land south of Shepherds Fold, Swaffham, PE37 7TR
  • Land owned by Valley Farm, North Pickenham Road, Swaffham, PE37 8DB

Principal cities/towns/villages nearest to the claimed route

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

Parish/ward/district in which the claimed route lies

  • Parish: Swaffham
  • Electoral division: Swaffham
  • District: Breckland

Further information about the application

Applicant's name and address

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

Date application received and accepted by the County Council

  • Received: 28 October 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 222902

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) [127KB]

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