Bacton PROW

BACTON, Watch House Lane:  Application for a modification order proposing the upgrade of footpath Bacton FP14 (part) to a Restricted Byway and the addition of a Restricted Byway

1. Intended effect of the application

To upgrade Bacton FP14 (part) to a Restricted Byway and to add a Restricted Byway

Geographical Location

2. Grid references for the start and end of the claimed route.

Starts from the B1159 Walcott Road at grid reference TG3472 3346 then proceeding northwards and then north eastwards to the sea cliffs at grid reference TG3497 3362

Starts from the C11440 Walcott Road Service Road at grid reference TG3466 3350 and proceeds in a north north easterly direction and then easterly direction to grid reference TG3472 3351

A map showing the route is attached to the copy of the Application (please see link at end of document)

3. Address of any property on which the claimed route lies.

See list attached link at end of document

4. Principal cities/towns/villages nearest to the claimed route.

Nearest Town/City: North Walsham
Principal villages: Walcott

5. Parish/Ward/district in which the claimed route lies.

Parish: Bacton
Electoral Division: Mundesley ED
District: North Norfolk District Council

Further Information about the application

6. Applicant’s name and address.

Mr I M Witham
The Hollies
Church Lane
NR28 9TJ

7. Date application received and accepted by the County Council.

27 March 2017

8. Norfolk County Council Contact Details:

    (a) Reference


    (b) Department

Community and Environmental Services

    (c) Contact details

Legal Orders and Registers Team
Norfolk County Council
County Hall
artineau Lane
Telephone: 01603 224253

9. Date set for determination of the application.

The Council will determine the application following the completion of consultations and archive research.

10. Date of Council’s decision, outcome and reasons for the decision.


11. Details of any appeal to the Secretary of State against the decision/order.


12. Details of confirmation (with or without modifications) or non confirmation.


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 as detailed above (box 8).

View a scanned copy of the original application and map (pdf)

If you require more information about Modification Applications please contact the Legal Orders/Registers Team 0344 800 8020.

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