Pettywell

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Pettywell
Track down to Pettywell.jpg
Track leading to the Hamlet of Pettywell.
Pettywell is located in Norfolk
Pettywell
Pettywell
Pettywell shown within Norfolk
Population2,455 (parish, 2001 census)
OS grid referenceTG080230
• London128 miles (206 km)
Civil parish
District
Shire county
Region
CountryEngland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townNORWICH
Postcode districtNR10
PoliceNorfolk
FireNorfolk
AmbulanceEast of England
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52°45′48″N 1°05′20″E / 52.76345°N 1.088848°E / 52.76345; 1.088848Coordinates: 52°45′48″N 1°05′20″E / 52.76345°N 1.088848°E / 52.76345; 1.088848

Pettywell is a Hamlet within the a Civil Parish of Reepham in the English county of Norfolk.[1] The Hamlet is 8.3 miles (13.4 km) west south west of Aylsham and 14.7 miles (23.7 km) north west of Norwich and 128 miles (206 km) north east of London. The Hamlet is on the north side of the B1145 [2] which links King's Lynn and Mundesley. The nearest railway station is at North Walsham for the Bittern Line which runs between Sheringham, Cromer and Norwich.The nearest airport is at Norwich International Airport. The parish of Reepham, in which Pettywell is part of had in 2001 census, a population of 2455. For the purposes of local government, the parish of Reepham falls within the district of North Norfolk.

Description[edit]

The hamlet of Pettywell consists of a collection of cottages around the former farmhouse now known as Pettywell Place. Most of the farm buildings have now been converted to residential properties.

References[edit]

  1. ^ OS Explorer Map 238 – Dereham & Aylsham, Castle Acre & Reepham. ISBN 0-319-23810-5
  2. ^ County A to Z Atlas, Street & Road maps Norfolk, ISBN 978-1-84348-614-5