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Great Ellingham, Swamp Lane PROW

Great Ellingham: Application for a modification order proposing the addition of a public right of way

1. Intended effect of the application

To add a restricted byway to the definitive map and statement along a route known as swamp lane in the parish of Great Ellingham.

Geographical Location

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

Starts from the B1077 (Attleborough Road) at grid reference TM 5186 0845 and runs in a north direction for approximately 504 metres to join Great Ellingham Footpath No. 4 at grid reference TM 0281 9709.

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.

  • The Bungalow, Swamp Lane, Great Ellingham, NR17 1LH
  • Silver Birch Cottage, Great Ellingham, NR17 1LH
  • The Firs, Swamp Lane, Great Ellingham, NR17 1LH
  • The Hollies, Swamp Lane, Great Ellingham, NR17 1LH
  • Golden West, Swamp Lane, Great Ellingham, NR17 1LH
  • Chemanius, Swamp Lane, Great Ellingham, NR17 1LH
  • Hazel Cottage, Swamp Lane, Great Ellingham, NR17 1LH
  • Rose Cottage, Swamp Lane, Great Ellingham, NR17 1LH
  • Home View, Swamp Lane, Great Ellingham, NR17 1LH
  • Tudor Beams, Swamp Lane, Great Ellingham, NR17 1LH

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

Nearest Town/City: Attleborough

Principal villages: Great Ellingham

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

Parish: Great Ellingham

Electoral Division: Yare and All Saints

District: Breckland

Further Information about the application

6. Applicant’s name and address.

Helen Chester of the British Horse Society
Access Department
Abbey Park

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

Received: 23 May 2021
Accepted: 3 August 2021

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
Martineau Lane
Telephone: 01603 223009

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)

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