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Dersingham and Snettisham PE31 Public Right of Way

Dersingham and Snettisham: application for a modification order proposing the addition and upgrade of public rights of way.  

The intended effect of the application is to add a restricted byway in the parishes of Dersingham and Snettisham.

Geographical location

Grid references for the start and end of the claimed routes

Begins at Snettisham FP29 at grid reference TF6499 3111 and continues in a generally east north-easterly direction for approximately 975 metres to meet Dersingham FP1 at grid reference TF6592 3137 and follows the line of this route in a generally east south-easterly direction for approximately 339 metres to meet Dersingham BR2a at grid reference TF6624 3129 and follows the line of this route in a south-easterly then easterly direction for approximately 1846 metres to meet the A149 at grid referenceTF6790 3086. The route crosses the A149 and continues in an east south-easterly direction for approximately 95 metres to meet the C87 at grid referenceTF6801 3082.

To see a map of the route, download the original application and map (PDF) [95KB].

Address of any property on which the claimed routes lie

  • NK267437 - Land at Decoy Farm, Dersingham, King's Lynn
  • NK134502 - Land on the South Side of Station Road, Dersingham, King's Lynn
  • NK394918 - Pumping Stattion, Wolferton, King's Lynn and Land at the Sandringham Estate, Wolferton, King's Lynn
  • NK395614 - Land at the Sandringham Estate, Snettisham, King's Lynn

Principal cities/towns/villages nearest to the claimed route

  • Nearest town/city: King's Lynn
  • Principal villages: Dersingham

Parish/ward/district in which the claimed route lies

  • Parish: Dersingham and Snettisham
  • Electoral division: Dersingham
  • District: King's Lynn and West Norfolk

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: 10 October 2023

Accepted: 28 November 2023 (on receipt of application map)

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) [95KB]

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