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Fressingfield, Suffolk

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Fressingfield, Suffolk

Fressingfield is a small village in Suffolk, England, 12 miles east of Diss, Norfolk. It has a population of over 900, with two shops (Fressingfield Stores and The Pottery) a medical centre and three churches, with Anglican, Baptist and Methodist congregations. Fressingfield once had five public houses. Today it has only the Swan Inn, open Tuesdays to Sundays, and The Fox and Goose restaurant, situated in what was formerly the Elizabethan Guildhall.
DistrictMid Suffolk
Post townEYE
Administrative CountySuffolk
Traditional CountySuffolk
OS GridTM2677
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
RegionEastern
CountryEngland
Police AuthoritySuffolk
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySuffolk
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySuffolk
Ambulance AuthorityEast of England
Dialling code01379
 

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

Fessefelda

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

Fressingfield, par. and vil., E. Suffolk, 8½ miles W. of Halesworth -- par., 4560 ac., pop. 1147; P.O.; in NE. vicinity of vil. is the seat of Fressingfield Hall.

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