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Hemingstone, Suffolk

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Hemingstone, Suffolk

Hemingstone is a village and parish in Suffolk, England 6.5 miles (11 km) north of Ipswich. Hemingstone lies in the hundred of Bosmere. It is a small parish devoted largely to fruit farming with no significant amenities other than the village hall known as "Hemingstone Hut". The residents shop at the adjacent village of Coddenham if they do not choose to go further afield. The largest employer in the village is Stonham Hedgerow, a family business manufacturing jams and preserves.
DistrictMid Suffolk
Administrative CountySuffolk
Traditional CountySuffolk
OS GridTM1553
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthoritySuffolk

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


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

Hemingstone, par., E. Suffolk, 6½ miles N. of Ipswich, 1444 ac., pop. 298; P.O.; contains the seat of Hemingstone Hall.

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