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Sedgeford, Norfolk

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Sedgeford, Norfolk

Sedgeford is a civil parish in the English county of Norfolk, about 6 km south of the North Sea and 5 km east of the Wash. It is approximately 90 km north east of Cambridge. It covers an area of 17.06 km and had a population of 540 in 224 households as of the 2001 census. For the purposes of local government, it falls within the district of King's Lynn and West Norfolk. The parish church, Sedgeford St. Mary, is one of 124 round-tower churches in Norfolk.
DistrictKing's Lynn and West Norfolk
Administrative CountyNorfolk
Traditional CountyNorfolk
OS GridTF7136
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England

Other names by which Sedgeford, Norfolk has been known in the past

Secesforda ~ Sexforda

Sedgeford, Norfolk in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Sedgeford, par. and vil. with ry. sta., Norfolk, 9 miles SW. of Burnham Market, 4180 ac., pop. 779; P.O.; near the vil. is Sedgeford Hall, seat.

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