Tunstead, Norfolk

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Saint Mary's parish Church, Tunstead, Norfolk.jpg
Saint Mary's parish church, Tunstead, Norfolk
Tunstead is located in Norfolk
Tunstead shown within Norfolk
Area 11.32 km2 (4.37 sq mi)
Population 744 (parish, 2011 census)
• Density 66/km2 (170/sq mi)
OS grid reference TG290210
• London 129 miles (208 km)
Civil parish
  • Tunstead CP
Shire county
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town NORWICH
Postcode district NR12
Dialling code 01692 / 01603
Police Norfolk
Fire Norfolk
Ambulance East of England
EU Parliament East of England
List of places
52°44′50″N 1°24′05″E / 52.74718°N 1.40149°E / 52.74718; 1.40149Coordinates: 52°44′50″N 1°24′05″E / 52.74718°N 1.40149°E / 52.74718; 1.40149

Tunstead is a village and a civil parish in the English county of Norfolk.[1] The village is 10.7 miles north north east of the city of Norwich, 15 miles south south east of Cromer and 129 miles north east of London. Tunstead is 2.5 miles north of the settlements of Wroxham and Hoveton.

The nearest railway station is at Wroxham & Hoveton for the Bittern Line which runs between Sheringham, Cromer and Norwich. The nearest airport is Norwich International Airport.

For the purposes of local government, the parish falls within the district of North Norfolk. At the time of the 2001 census, the parish had a population of 674, increasing to 744 at the 2011 census.[2]

See also[edit]

Tunstead & Sco-Ruston village website


  1. ^ Ordnance Survey (2005). OS Explorer Map OL40 - The Broads. ISBN 0-319-23769-9.
  2. ^ "Parish population 2011". Retrieved 2 September 2015. 

External links[edit]

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