Civil Parish in Norfolk South Norfolk


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Bowthorpe Park Industrial Estate
Bowthorpe Park Industrial Estate Credit: Hugh Venables

Bawburgh is a civil parish located in the county of Norfolk, England. Situated approximately 6 miles west of Norwich, the parish covers an area of around 5.5 square miles. Bawburgh is a rural village with a population of around 500 residents.

The village is known for its picturesque setting, surrounded by beautiful countryside and farmland. The River Yare runs through the parish, offering scenic views and opportunities for outdoor activities such as fishing and boating. Bawburgh is also home to several nature reserves, providing habitats for a variety of wildlife and offering nature enthusiasts ample opportunities for exploration.

The village itself is rich in history, with evidence of human activity in the area dating back to the Roman period. Bawburgh is particularly renowned for its impressive Roman villa, discovered in the 19th century and now a popular tourist attraction. The village also features a historic church, St. Mary and St. Walstan, which dates back to the 14th century.

Despite its rural setting, Bawburgh benefits from convenient transport links, with the A47 road running through the parish, connecting the village to Norwich and other nearby towns. The village has a small range of amenities, including a pub, a primary school, and a village hall. Additionally, Bawburgh is within close proximity to larger towns and cities, offering residents easy access to a wider range of services and facilities.

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Images are sourced within 2km of 52.634839/1.186714 or Grid Reference TG1508. Thanks to Geograph Open Source API. All images are credited.

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Bawburgh is located at Grid Ref: TG1508 (Lat: 52.634839, Lng: 1.186714)

Administrative County: Norfolk

District: South Norfolk

Police Authority: Norfolk

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