Cratfield

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Coordinates: 52°19′35″N 1°23′26″E / 52.326475°N 1.390479°E / 52.326475; 1.390479

Cratfield
Cratfield - Church of St Mary.jpg
Church of St Mary, Cratfield
Cratfield is located in Suffolk
Cratfield
Cratfield
 Cratfield shown within Suffolk
Population 299 [1] (2001 census)
OS grid reference TM 315 755 GB Grid
Shire county Suffolk
Region East
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town Halesworth
Dialling code 01986
EU Parliament East of England
List of places
UK
England
Suffolk

Cratfield is a village in northern Suffolk, England.

Neighbouring villages include Laxfield, Metfield, Cookley, Huntingfield, Heveningham. The nearest town, Halesworth, is approximately 5 miles (8 km) away. Southwold is a popular, nearby coastal town. The market town of Framlingham is also close by.

Cratfield is a small farming and residential community. It currently has no shop, but has a pub, The Cratfield Poacher, and several bed and breakfast hotels. Cratfield is also home to St Mary's Church (15th/16th century) — built of flint, mainly Perpendicular and noted particularly for its very fine font.

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2001 Census Data

External links[edit]

Media related to Cratfield at Wikimedia Commons