Great Ellingham Windmill
Great Ellingham shown within Norfolk
|Area||11.14 km2 (4.30 sq mi)|
|Population||1,108 (2001 census)|
|- Density||99 /km2 (260 /sq mi)|
|OS grid reference|
|Sovereign state||United Kingdom|
|Ambulance||East of England|
|EU Parliament||East of England|
|UK Parliament||South West Norfolk|
Great Ellingham is a village situated in the Breckland District of Norfolk and covers an area of 1114 hectares (4.3 square miles) with a population of 1108 as of UK census 2001, though the district's 2007 estimate suggests that this may have risen to 1165. The village lies 2.5 miles north west of Attleborough, 2 miles south east of its sister village of Little Ellingham and 12 miles by road south from Dereham.
Great Ellingham primary school teaches just over 150 pupils up to the age of 11.
The Crown public house, one of six pubs that used to be in the village, was once called The Bell and dates from the mid 18th century.
|Wikimedia Commons has media related to Great Ellingham.|
- Census population and household counts for unparished urban areas and all parishes. Office for National Statistics & Norfolk County Council (2001). Retrieved 20 June 2009.
- Breckland Yearbook
- Norfolk churches
- Great Ellingham Benefice
- School profile