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Shropham Road in Great Hockham

Shropham Road is a Street in the Norfolk village of Great Hockham and measures approximately 1,225 metres long.

Shropham Road crosses the following postcode sectors:

There is only one street named Shropham Road making it unique in Great Britain.

Shropham Road is within the area of Breckland District Council who provide services such as refuse collection and are responsible for the collection of council tax and the local parish council is Hockham.

Shropham Road has been given the Unique Street Reference Number of 4090318 in the National Street Gazetteer.

The average elevation of Shropham Road is roughly 39.29 metres above sea level. with the highest point being 41.60 and the lowest point being 38.40. A change of 3.20 metres.

Shropham Road is located within the county of Norfolk which is in the East of England region of the UK. 80.99 miles North East from the centre of London, 19.49 miles South West from the centre of Norwich, 32.71 miles North West from the centre of Ipswich and 38.15 miles North East from the centre of Cambridge.

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Sunset and Sunrise times for Shropham Road

Sunrise07:51
Sunset17:27

Latest Weather Conditions for Shropham Road

Observed at Weather Station:Marham 31 October 2020 at 00:00 (16.84 miles away)
Current Weather:Overcast
Temperature and Humidity:14.0°C (97.4%)
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Budget Hotels near Shropham Road Great Hockham

Budget Hotel NameDistance (miles)
1: Name:Travelodge Thetford
Address:Bridge St, Thetford, IP24 3AF
Telephone:0871 559 1889 Learn More
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Address:Thickthorn Service Area, A11 / A47 Interchange, Norwich Southern Bypass, Hethersett, Norwich, NR9 3AU
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5: Name:Travelodge Barton Mills
Address:A11 Fiveways Roundabout, Barton Mills, Bury Saint Edmunds, IP28 6AE
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Elevation - Height Above Sea Level in Metres

Height of Shropham Road above Sea Level in Metres
Average HeightMin HeightMax HeightDifference
39.2938.4041.603.20

Frequently asked Questions for Shropham Road

What Council (Local Authority) is Shropham Road in?

Shropham Road is located within the local authority area of Breckland District Council Council which is a .

What Parish Council is Shropham Road in?

Shropham Road is located within the area of Hockham Parish Council.

What Electoral Ward is Shropham Road in?

Shropham Road is located within the ward of All Saints & Wayland.

What County is Shropham Road in?

Shropham Road is located within the ceremonial county of Norfolk.

What Constituency is Shropham Road in?

Shropham Road is located within the constituency of Mid Norfolk.

What Part of the UK is Shropham Road in?

Shropham Road is located within the East of England region of the United Kingdom.

What County Council area is Shropham Road in?

Shropham Road is located within the Norfolk Council area.

What Police Force area is Shropham Road in?

Shropham Road is located within the Norfolk Police area.

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Location Details

Shropham Road
Map showing the location of Shropham Road
Latitude52.499366
Longitude0.882849
OS Easting (X):595659
OS Northing (Y):292998
OS Grid Reference:TL957930

Ordnance Survey Landranger Map Series for Shropham Road

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  Population Statistics

ONS Area CodeE00134617
ONS Area NameRural Life
Average Age45.83
Area Population2148.00
Male Population1048.00 (49%)
Female Population1100.00 (51%)
LSOA Code:E01026491
LSOA Name:Breckland 010E
SOA Code:2c
SOA Name:Remoter communities
MSOA Code:E02005512
MSOA Name:Breckland 010
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Nearest Supermarkets

Tesco Watton Superstore
3 Thetford Rd, Watton, Thetford, IP25 6BQ
0345 677 9703
Distance: 5.38 Miles
Directions from Shropham Road to Tesco Watton Superstore
Sainsburys Attleborough
High Street, Attleborough, England, NR17 2EH
01953 451095
Distance: 5.57 Miles
Directions from Shropham Road to Sainsburys Attleborough
Tesco Thetford Superstore
Kilverstone, Thetford, IP24 2RL
0345 677 9681
Distance: 7.12 Miles
Directions from Shropham Road to Tesco Thetford Superstore
Tesco Thetford Norwich Rd Express
8 Norwich Rd, Thetford, IP24 2HT
0345 026 9373
Distance: 8.03 Miles
Directions from Shropham Road to Tesco Thetford Norwich Rd Express

 Telephone Information

Area Code
Area Code: 01842 - Thetford

Local Government

Local Council Details
Within the area of Breckland District Council
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Elizabeth House, Walpole Loke, Dereham, Norfolk, NR19 1EE
Send email
Telephone Number: 01362 656 870
Local Member of Parliament
Within the Westminster Parliamentary Constituency of
The Member of Parliament is George Freeman
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In the 2019 General Election George Freeman won with a majority of 22,594 the result was Con hold. The total electorate was 82,203
Wards, Parish Councils and County Councils
Ward: All Saints & Wayland Ward
Parish: Hockham Parish Council
Ceremonial County: Norfolk
County Council: Norfolk Council

Nearest Car Parks

Great Hockham Car Park
A1075, Great Hockham, Norfolk
Great Hockham
IP24 1PA
Distance: 1.37 km (click for directions)
Take the A1075 Thetford to Watton road. Great Hockham picnic site is on the left hand side.
Telephone: 01842819081
Operated by: Forestry Commission
Harling Road Station Car Park
Harling Road, Norwich, Norfolk
Norwich
NR16 2QP
Distance: 3.35 km (click for directions)
There is no charge for railway users to park their car in this car park. 12 cycle storage spaces available.
Telephone: 08456007245
Operated by: Greater Anglia
East Wretham Heath Nature Reserve Car Park
Thetford Road, Wretham, Norfolk
Wretham
IP24 1RU
Distance: 3.86 km (click for directions)
Open year round, there is no charge.
Telephone: 01603625540
Operated by: Norfolk Wildlife Trust
Eccles Road Station Car Park
Station Road, Eccles Road, Norwich, Norfolk
Norwich
NR16 2JG
Distance: 4.16 km (click for directions)
There is no charge for railway users to park their car in this car park
Telephone: 08456007245
Operated by: Greater Anglia
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Nearest Schools

Great Hockham Primary School and Nursery
Distance: 0.31 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 04/12/2013)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 101
Address: Great Hockham Primary School and Nursery, Watton Road, Great Hockham, IP24 1PB
Head: Ms Natasha Hall (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Shropham Road to Great Hockham Primary School and Nursery
Rocklands Community Primary School
Distance: 3.03 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 29/11/2013)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 75
Address: Rocklands Community Primary School, 74 The Street, Rockland All Saints, NR17 1TP
Head: Mrs Julie Dekker (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Shropham Road to Rocklands Community Primary School
Thompson Primary School
Distance: 3.11 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 26/02/2015)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 90
Address: Thompson Primary School, School Road, Thompson, IP24 1PY
Head: Mrs Lisa Heath (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Shropham Road to Thompson Primary School
Caston Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School
Distance: 3.2 Miles
Phase: Primary
Ofsted Score: 2 Good ( Inspected 08/01/2016)
Copy of Report: View Ofsted Report
Number of Pupils: 74
Address: Caston Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School, The Street, Caston, NR17 1DD
Head: Mrs Sarah Disney (Headteacher)
Website: Visit School Website
Directions from Shropham Road to Caston Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School

Nearest Hospitals

St Luke's Hospital
Address: Ellingham Road, Attleborough, NR17 1AE,
NHS Sector
St. Luke's Health Care
Distance: 4.9 (miles)
Directions from Shropham Road to St Luke's Hospital
Bickley Day Hospital
Address: Defiant Precinct, Church Street, Attleborough, NR17 2QE,
NHS Sector
Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust
Telephone: 01953 455800
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 5.8 (miles)
Directions from Shropham Road to Bickley Day Hospital
Swaffham Community Hospital
Address: Sporle Road, Swaffham, PE37 7HL,
NHS Sector
Norfolk Community Health and Care NHS Trust
Telephone: 01760 726550
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 13.19 (miles)
Directions from Shropham Road to Swaffham Community Hospital
Dereham Hospital
Address: Northgate, Dereham, NR19 2EX,
NHS Sector
Norfolk Community Health and Care NHS Trust
Telephone: 01362 655210
Visit Hospital Website
Distance: 13.44 (miles)
Directions from Shropham Road to Dereham Hospital

 Nearest Dentists

Dentists near Shropham Road

Distance (miles) Name Address Telephone
NHS Dental Practices in Shropham Road
3.81 Wayland (dental Practice) H M Prison, Griston IP25 6RL
5.62 Clarence House Dental Surgery High Street, Watton IP25 6AW
5.71 Rookwood Dental Surgery Connaught Road NR17 2BN
5.74 Zandielle Clinic Queens Square NR17 2AE
5.83 Church Street Dental Practice London House, Church Street NR17 2AH

Nearest GP Surgeries

Doctors near Shropham Road

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
NHS GP Practices near
4.66 E Harling & Kenninghall Medical Practice The Surgery, Market St, East Harling NR16 2AD tel:01953 717204
4.66 Dr Lock & Partners The Surgery, Market Street, East Harling NR16 2AD tel:01953 717204
5.45 Watton Medical Practice 24 Gregor Shanks Way, Watton IP25 6FA tel:01953 881247
5.76 Dr Oxley & Partners The Surgery, Queens Square, Attleborough NR17 2AF tel:01953 453166
5.90 Attleborough Surgery Station Road NR17 2AS tel:01953 453166

Nearest Dispensing Chemists

Pharmacies near Shropham Road

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Chemists near
4.57 East Harling Pharmacy Memorial Green, East Harling NR16 2ND tel:01953 717207
5.45 Total Health Pharmacy 14 Gregor Shanks Way, Watton IP25 6FA tel:01953 881157
5.53 Boots Kings Chemist, 1 High Street, Chaston Place, Watton IP25 6XE tel:01593 881258
5.76 Lloydspharmacy Queens Square NR17 2AF tel:01953 452288
5.83 Lloydspharmacy 7 Church Street NR17 2AH tel:01953 452112

Nearest Opticians

Opticians near Shropham Road

Distance (miles) Name Address Postcode Telephone
Opticians near Shropham Road
5.53 Cecil Amey Ltd - Watton 13 High Street, Watton IP25 6AB
5.74 Zandielle Clinic Queens Square NR17 2AE
5.83 Cecil Amey Ltd - Attleborough 11 Church Street NR17 2AH
5.83 Martin Christopher Opticians Ltd Church Street NR17 2AH
8.06 A & J Donnelly Optometrists 2 Station Road IP24 1AH

Nearest Libraries

Watton Library
George Trollope Road, Watton, Thetford, IP256AS
Telephone: 01953 881671
Distance: 5.49 Miles
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Directions from Shropham Road to Watton Library
Attleborough Library
31 Connaught Road, Attleborough, NR172BW
Telephone: 01953 452 319
Distance: 5.78 Miles
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Directions from Shropham Road to Attleborough Library
Hingham Library
The Fairland, Breckland, NR94HW
Telephone: 01953 850 621
Distance: 6.92 Miles
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Directions from Shropham Road to Hingham Library
Thetford Library
Raymond Street, Breckland, IP242EA
Telephone: 01842 752 048
Distance: 8.21 Miles
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Directions from Shropham Road to Thetford Library

Transport

Nearest Rail Stations

Harling Road Station is 3.34 miles away.

Address: Harling Road station, Harling Road, Norwich, Norfolk, NR16 2QP

Harling Road is situated on the Breckland line and is managed by Greater Anglia.

Harling Road Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Shropham Road to Harling Road Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Alfreton02:54:00
Attleborough00:10:00
Audley End01:17:00
Brandon00:18:00
Cambridge00:58:00
Cambridge North00:49:30
Chesterfield03:07:00
Eccles Road00:05:00
Ely00:37:00
Grantham01:45:00
Liverpool Lime Street05:17:00
Liverpool South Parkway05:06:00
Manchester Oxford Road04:28:00
Manchester Piccadilly04:25:00
Norwich00:32:00
Nottingham02:33:00
Peterborough01:12:00
Sheffield03:28:00
Shippea Hill00:25:00
Spooner Row00:16:00
Stansted Airport01:34:00
Stockport04:11:00
Thetford00:10:00
Warrington Central04:45:00
Whittlesford Parkway01:07:00
Widnes04:52:00
Wymondham00:18:00

Eccles Road Station is 4.16 miles away.

Address: Eccles Road station, Station Road, Eccles, Norfolk, NR16 2JG

Eccles Road is situated on the Breckland line and is managed by Greater Anglia.

Eccles Road Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Shropham Road to Eccles Road Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Alfreton02:58:00
Attleborough00:06:00
Audley End01:21:00
Brandon00:22:30
Cambridge01:02:30
Cambridge North00:53:30
Chesterfield03:11:00
Ely00:41:00
Grantham01:49:00
Harling Road00:04:00
Liverpool Lime Street05:21:00
Liverpool South Parkway05:10:00
Manchester Oxford Road04:32:00
Manchester Piccadilly04:29:00
Norwich00:27:00
Nottingham02:37:00
Peterborough01:16:00
Sheffield03:32:00
Shippea Hill00:29:00
Spooner Row00:11:00
Stansted Airport01:38:00
Stockport04:15:00
Thetford00:14:00
Warrington Central04:49:00
Whittlesford Parkway01:11:00
Widnes04:56:00
Wymondham00:13:00

Attleborough Station is 5.97 miles away.

Address: Attleborough station, Station Road, Attleborough, Norfolk, NR17 2AS

Attleborough is situated on the Breckland line and is managed by Greater Anglia.

Attleborough Station is an unstaffed station.

Directions from Shropham Road to Attleborough Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Alfreton02:59:00
Aslockton02:08:00
Audley End01:21:00
Bingham02:12:00
Bottesford02:01:00
Brandon00:22:00
Cambridge01:02:00
Cambridge North00:54:00
Chesterfield03:11:00
Eccles Road00:05:00
Ely00:41:00
Grantham01:50:00
Harling Road00:09:00
Lakenheath00:27:00
Liverpool Lime Street05:18:00
Liverpool South Parkway05:06:00
Manchester Oxford Road04:33:00
Manchester Piccadilly04:30:00
March00:57:00
Netherfield02:23:00
Norwich00:24:00
Nottingham02:37:00
Peterborough01:18:30
Radcliffe (Nottinghamshire)02:18:00
Sheffield03:33:00
Spooner Row00:05:00
Stansted Airport01:38:00
Stockport04:17:00
Thetford00:14:00
Warrington Central04:49:00
Whittlesford Parkway01:11:00
Widnes04:57:00
Wymondham00:07:30

Thetford Station is 8.02 miles away.

Address: Thetford station, Station Road, Thetford, Norfolk, IP24 1AH

Thetford is situated on the Breckland line and is managed by Greater Anglia.

Thetford Station is staffed on a part time basis.

Directions from Shropham Road to Thetford Rail Station

DestinationAverage Time (Median)
Alfreton02:45:00
Attleborough00:15:00
Audley End01:07:00
Brandon00:08:00
Cambridge00:48:00
Cambridge North00:39:00
Chesterfield02:57:00
Ely00:27:00
Grantham01:36:00
Liverpool Lime Street05:05:30
Liverpool South Parkway04:54:00
Manchester Oxford Road04:18:00
Manchester Piccadilly04:15:00
Norwich00:38:00
Nottingham02:23:00
Peterborough01:03:00
Sheffield03:18:00
Stansted Airport01:24:00
Stockport04:02:00
Warrington Central04:34:00
Whittlesford Parkway00:57:00
Widnes04:42:00
Wymondham00:23:00

Nearest Airports

Norwich International Airport is 20.35 miles away Directions from Shropham Road to Norwich International Airport
Cambridge Airport is 36.01 miles away Directions from Shropham Road to Cambridge Airport
London Stansted Airport is 49.64 miles away Directions from Shropham Road to London Stansted Airport
London Southend Airport is 64.75 miles away Directions from Shropham Road to London Southend Airport

Nearest Ferry Services

King's Lynn Ferry Landing is 27.14 miles away

Directions from Shropham Road to King's Lynn Ferry Landing

West Lynn Ferry Landing is 27.28 miles away

Directions from Shropham Road to West Lynn Ferry Landing

Reedham Ferry North is 28.35 miles away

Directions from Shropham Road to Reedham Ferry North

Reedham Ferry South is 28.36 miles away

Directions from Shropham Road to Reedham Ferry South

Nearest Motorway or Major Trunk Road

Shropham Road is approximately 2.74 miles from the A11

Nearest Tourist Attractions

Attraction Name: Dads Army Museum
Museums & Art Galleries
Distance: 8.16 (miles)
Directions from Shropham Road to Dads Army Museum
Attraction Name: Grimes Graves
Historic Properties
Distance: 8.83 (miles)
Directions from Shropham Road to Grimes Graves
Attraction Name: High Lodge Forest Centre
Country Parks
Distance: 10.28 (miles)
Directions from Shropham Road to High Lodge Forest Centre
Attraction Name: Go Ape! Tree Top Adventure - Thetford
Country Parks
Distance: 10.33 (miles)
Directions from Shropham Road to Go Ape! Tree Top Adventure - Thetford
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