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Holme Hale, Norfolk

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Holme Hale, Norfolk

Holme Hale is a village situated in the Breckland District of Norfolk and covers an area of 1069 hectares (4.13 square miles) with an estimated population of 444 as of UK census 2001. The village lies 1.5 miles south of Necton and 5.5 miles by road east from Swaffham. Holme Hale is served by St. Andrews church in the Benefice of Necton. It once had a railway station on the line between Swaffham and Thetford.
DistrictBreckland
Post townTHETFORD
Administrative CountyNorfolk
Traditional CountyNorfolk
OS GridTF8807
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Dialling code01760
Population444 UK census 2001
 

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

Holme Hale, par. and vil. with ry. sta., N. Norfolk, 5 miles SE. of Swaffham, 2601 ac., pop. 411; P.O.; in vicinity is the seat of Holme Hale Hall.

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