Great Saxham

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Signpost in Great Saxham
Great Saxham
Great Saxham Church - - 33184.jpg
St Andrew's church, Great Saxham
Great Saxham is located in Suffolk
Great Saxham
Great Saxham
Great Saxham shown within Suffolk
Shire county
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townBury St Edmunds
Postcode districtIP29
EU ParliamentEast of England
List of places
52°13′55″N 0°36′47″E / 52.232°N 0.613°E / 52.232; 0.613Coordinates: 52°13′55″N 0°36′47″E / 52.232°N 0.613°E / 52.232; 0.613

Great Saxham is a village in Suffolk, England.[1] The village appears as Sexham in the Domesday Book, and Saxham Magna in 1254.[2] Saxham Hall is situated in the village. The population of the village is included in the civil parish of The Saxhams.


  1. ^ Kelly, E. R., ed. (1875). "GREAT SAXHAM". The Post Office Directory of Cambridge, Norfolk and Suffolk. London: Kelly & Co. p. 905.
  2. ^ Ekwall, Eilert, The Concise Oxford Dictionary of English Place-Names. Oxford, Oxford University Press, 4th edition, 1960. p. 405-06. ISBN 0198691033.

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