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Nowton, Suffolk

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Nowton, Suffolk

Nowton is a small village and civil parish in the St Edmundsbury district of Suffolk in eastern England. Located on the southern edge of Bury St Edmunds, in 2005 its population was 140. St Peter's church, with a good collection of late medieval Flemish glass windows, the Hall and most of the village to the south. Nowton Park and Nowton Court and Nowton Lodge Farm, 1 km to the north.
DistrictSt Edmundsbury
Post townBury St Edmunds
Administrative CountySuffolk
Traditional CountySuffolk
OS GridTL8660
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthoritySuffolk
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySuffolk
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySuffolk
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Dialling code01284

Other names by which Nowton, Suffolk has been known in the past


Nowton, Suffolk in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Nowton, par. and vil., Suffolk, 2½ miles SE. of Bury St Edmunds, 1157 ac., pop. 180; in vicinity of vil. is the seat of Nowton Court.

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