Village Profile

Location

The Parish of Kettlestone and Pensthorpe is situated in the district of North Norfolk, about three miles north-east of Fakenham, our nearest town, 24 miles north-west of Norwich, and about the same distance from King’s Lynn. This rural Parish covers an area of about 480 hectares. Most parishioners live in or near the small village of Kettlestone while some live in the hamlet of Pensthorpe.

Community

There is a strong sense of community in our Parish: there is an energetic Parish Council, a dynamic Village Hall, and an active Church.

Kettlestone Village Hall in the snow

Kettlestone Village Hall in the snow

All Saints Church Kettlestone

All Saints Church Kettlestone

 

Population

The Parish of Kettlestone and Pensthorpe has about 180 parishioners. Many people have lived in the Parish for a long while. However many have lived here for less then ten years.