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Horningtoft, Norfolk

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Horningtoft, Norfolk

Horningtoft is a village and civil parish in the English county of Norfolk. It covers an area of 5.73 km and had a population of 135 in 54 households as of the 2001 census. For the purposes of local government, it falls within the district of Breckland. The village approximately 5 miles north of East Dereham. It is close to the villages of Whissonsett and Brisley. The village has a Danish Camp to its eastern end.
Post townDEREHAM
Administrative CountyNorfolk
Traditional CountyNorfolk
OS GridTF9323
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 Horningtoft, Norfolk has been known in the past

Hornincgetoft ~ Horninghetoft

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

Horningtoft, par., W. Norfolk, 5 miles S. of Fakenham, 1405 ac., pop. 210.

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