Sparham

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Coordinates: 52°44′04″N 1°04′01″E / 52.73457°N 1.06688°E / 52.73457; 1.06688

Sparham
St Mary, Sparham, Norfolk - geograph.org.uk - 308640.jpg
St Mary's Church
Sparham is located in Norfolk
Sparham
Sparham
 Sparham shown within Norfolk
Area  7.22 km2 (2.79 sq mi)
Population 291 
    - Density  40 /km2 (100 /sq mi)
OS grid reference TG071196
Civil parish Sparham
District Breckland
Shire county Norfolk
Region East
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town NORWICH
Postcode district NR9
Police Norfolk
Fire Norfolk
Ambulance East of England
EU Parliament East of England
List of places
UK
England
Norfolk

Sparham is a village and civil parish in the English county of Norfolk. It covers an area of 7.22 km2 (2.79 sq mi) and had a population of 291 in 109 households at the 2001 census.[1] For the purposes of local government, it falls within the district of Breckland.

Sparham is one of the highest points in Norfolk, and the top of the church tower has views of the surrounding countryside for several miles.

The hamlet of Sparhamhill lies to its east and south on the main A1067 road.

As well as Sparham and Sparhamhill there are also Sparham Hole and Sparham Hall

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Census population and household counts for unparished urban areas and all parishes. Office for National Statistics & Norfolk County Council (2001). Retrieved 20 June 2009.

See also[edit]

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