Toggle mobile menu visibility

Somerton NR29 Public Right of Way

Somerton: 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 in the parish of Somerton.

Geographical location

Grid references for the start and end of the claimed route

Starts from the U69360 Church Road at Grid Ref TG 4736 1955 and proceeds in a generally southerly direction for approximately 650 metres where the path turns to head in a generally west south-westerly direction for approximately 569 metres to meet Martham Footpath No. 21 at Grid reference TG 4689 1876.

To see a map of the route,  download the original application and map (PDF) [190KB]

Address of any property on which the claimed route lies

  • Agricultural Land

Principal cities/towns/villages nearest to the claimed route

  • Nearest town/city: Great Yarmouth
  • Principal villages: Somerton, Martham

Parish/ward/district in which the claimed route lies

  • Parish: Somerton
  • Electoral division: East Flegg ED
  • District: Great Yarmouth Borough Council

Further information about the application

Applicant's name and address

Somerton Parish Council, c/o Parish Clerk, 17 Hunters Close, Blofield, Norwich NR13 4LS

Date application received and accepted by the County Council

  • Received: 15 February 2024

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


16135269 HP/400/5

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) [190KB]

Share this page

Facebook icon Twitter icon Email icon


Print icon