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Lessingham, Norfolk

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Lessingham, Norfolk

Lessingham is a village and a civil parish in the English county of Norfolk. The village is 16.3 south-east of Cromer, 17.6 miles north-east of Norwich and 136 miles north-east of London. The village lies 9 miles south-east of the town of North Walsham. The nearest railway station is at Worstead for the Bittern Line which runs between Sheringham, Cromer and Norwich. The nearest airport is Norwich International Airport. The parish also includes the village of Eccles-on-Sea.
DistrictNorth Norfolk
Post townNORWICH
Administrative CountyNorfolk
Traditional CountyNorfolk
OS GridTG3928
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Fire and Rescue AuthorityNorfolk
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Dialling code01692
Population467 (2001 census)

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

Lassingham ~ Losincham

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

Lassingham, Norfolk. See LESSINGHAM.

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