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Westwick, Norfolk

Westwick is a village and civil parish in the English county of Norfolk, situated to the south of North Walsham. It covers an area of 4.88 km and had a population of 72 in 33 households as of the 2001 census. For the purposes of local government, it falls within the district of North Norfolk. Westwick House was built in 1704 for John Berney and later passed (through marriage) to the Petres family.
DistrictNorth Norfolk
Post townNORWICH
Administrative CountyNorfolk
Traditional CountyNorfolk
OS GridTG2726
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Population72
 

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

Westwic

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

Westwick, par., Norfolk, 2½ miles S. of North Walsham, 1043 ac., pop. 181; P.O.; contains Westwick House, seat.

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