Commons and village greens

Find more information about commons and registered village greens in Suffolk.

We are the Commons Registration Authority for Suffolk, and we have hundreds of areas of common and village greens registered. Find out more information from GOV.UK about common and village greens.

The current registers of common land and village greens are held at Constantine House in Ipswich, and are available free of charge for public inspection during office hours.

Please contact the Commons Registration team for an appointment:

Suffolk Legal
Suffolk County Council
Constantine House
5 Constantine Road
Ipswich
IP1 2DH

Copies of the registers are also available for a fee of £5 (plus VAT) per unit. Please contact the Commons Registration Team to request further information.

As the Commons Registration Authority, we cannot provide you with legal advice, but we will help you with any queries as far as we can.

Landowner statements in Suffolk

The register of landowner statements relating to village greens in Suffolk is also shown below.

List of landowner statements in Suffolk

Location

Landowner statement

Date posted

Valley Farm, Combs Lane, Stowmarket

Map of Valley Farm

Landowner notice

Monday 14 October 2013

Badmondisfield Hall (including Badmondisfield Lodge and Spring Wood), Wickhambrook

Map of Badmondisfield Hall

Landowner notice

Thursday 21 November 2013

Broxted Estate (South of HMP Highpoint), Stradishall

Map of Broxted Estate

Landowner notice

Landowner statement

Monday 20 January 2014

Part of the Thurlow Estate

Vestey settlement 25 March 1942 (F&B)

Map 1, Map 2

Landowner notice

Friday 14 February 2014

Part of the Thurlow Estate

Vestey settlement 1992

Map 1

Landowner notice

Friday 14 February 2014

Part of the Thurlow Estate

Vestey's marriage settlement

Map 1, Map 2

Landowner notice

Friday 14 February 2014

Little Orchard, Boxford

Map of Little Orchard

Landowner notice

Monday 17 February 2014

Land at Hall Farm, Saxmundham (East and West of the B1121)

Map of Hall Farm

Landowner notice

May 2014

Land on South side of Low Street, Ilketshall, St Margaret

Map of land on south side of Low Street

Landowner notice

Wednesday 14 May 2014

Land at Pettistree and Ufford

Map of land at Pettistree and Ufford

Landowner notice

Saturday 24 May 2014

Middle Covert, Lakenheath

Map of Middle Covert

Landowner notice

June 2014

Caustons Hall Estate, Little Cornard and Bures

Map of Caustons Hall Estate

Landowner notice

Landowner statement

Tuesday 5 August 2014

Land at Exning

Exning Estate Company

Map 1, Map 2, Map 3, Map 4

Landowner notice

Tuesday 6 January 2015

Land at Fenn Hall Farm, Buxhall

Map of land at Fenn Hall Farm

Landowner notice

Monday 27 July 2015

Land on the East and West sides of Ashfield Road, Elmswell

Map of land on the east and west sides of Ashfield Road

Landowner notice

Thursday 24 September 2015

Land at Thornbush Hall, Ipswich

Map of land at Thornbush Hall

Landowner notice

Friday 25 September 2015

Land at Groton Hall Farm, Groton, CO10 5ED and land at Moat Farm, Groton, CO10 5EP

Maps of Groton Hall Farm and Moat Farm

Landowner notice Wednesday 4 November 2015 

Seventeen Acre Field, Rushmere Golf Club

Map of Seventeen Acre Field, Rushmere Golf Club

Landowner notice

Friday 18 December 2015

Land and buildings at Felixstowe Dock

Map of land and buildings at Felixstowe Dock

Landowner notice

Landowner statement

Monday 1 February 2016

Land at Gun Cotton Way, Stowupland, Suffolk

Map of land at Gun Cotton Way

Landowner notice

Monday 8 February 2016

Kirton Estate, The Estate Office, Kirton Lodge Farm, Kirton, Ipswich

Map of Kirton Estate

Landowner notice

Landowner statement

Monday 14 March 2016

Land at Glemsford, Millhill Farm, Shepherds Lane, Glemsford, Sudbury, Suffolk, C010 7PU  

Map 1 of Tittle Hall and Mill Hill Farms

Map 2 of Tittle Hall and Mill Hill Farms

Landowner notice

Landowner notice

Thursday 14 April 2016

Holbrook Gardens, Park House, Ipswich Road, Holbrook

Map of Holbrook Gardens

Landowner notice

Landowner statement

Tuesday 24 May 2016

Land at Spring Hill, Polstead, Suffolk

Map of land at Spring Hill

Landowner notice Tuesday 6 September 2016

Land at Ousden Estate, Lidgate, Newmarket

Map of land at Ousden Estate

Landowner notice Thursday 8 September 2016

Land at Priory Park, Nacton, Ipswich

Map of land at Priory Park

Landowner notice Wednesday 28 September 2016

Land at Baythorne Park, Baythorne End, Halstead

Map of land at Baythorne Park

Landowner notice Thursday 27 April 2017

Raleigh Lodge, Shotley

Map of Raleigh Lodge

Landowner notice Tuesday 6 June 2017

Shotley Lodge, Shotley

Map of Shotley Lodge

Landowner notice Tuesday 6 June 2017

Shotley Marina, Shotley

Map of Shotley Marina

Landowner notice Tuesday 6 June 2017

Towcrest 2, Shotley

Map of Towcrest 2, Shotley

Landowner notice Tuesday 6 June 2017

Towcrest, Shotley

Map of Towcrest

Landowner notice Tuesday 6 June 2017

Land at Chilton, Sudbury

Map of land at Chilton, Sudbury

Landowner notice Tuesday 13 June 2017

Land at Mill Fields, Stowmarket

Map of Mill Fields

Landowner notice Tuesday 15 August 2017

Land at The Old Rectory, Parsonage Green, Bury St Edmunds

Map of The Old Rectory

Landowner notice Monday 30 October 2017

Land at Church Farm, Saxmundham, IP17 3DX

Map of Church Farm

Landowner notice Thursday 30 November 2017

Land and woodland at Poplar Park, Hollesley

Map of Poplar Park

Landowner notice Wednesday 20 December 2017

The Old Sand Pit, Holton, Halesworth

Map 1, Map 2

Landowner notice Wednesday 17 January 2018

Land at Causeway House Farm and Lower Farm, Hitcham, IP7 7LJ

Map of Causeway House Farm and Lower Farm

Landowner notice

Landowner statement

Wednesday 14 February 2018

Land at Red House Farm, Hadleigh Road, Sproughton

Map of Red House Farm

Landowner notice

Landowner statement

Tuesday 14 August 2018

Land at Whitehouse Farm, North Street, Freckenham, Bury St Edmunds, IP28 8HY

Map of Whitehouse Farm

Landowner notice

Landowner statement

Friday 26 October 2018

Land at The Pightle and Hatchery House, Burthorpe Green, Barrow

Map of land at The Pightle and Hatchery House

Landowner notice

Landowner statement

Tuesday 4 December 2018

Land at Hatchery House, Burthorpe Green Farm and Westley Hall Farm, Barrow and Westley

Map A: Hatchery House and Burthorpe Green Farm

Map B: Westley Hall Farm

Landowner notice

Landowner statement

Tuesday 4 December 2018

Land at Charmans Farm, Risby, Bury St Edmunds

Map of Charmans Farm

Landowner notice

Landowner statement

Friday 15 February 2019

Land at Boyton End, Stoke by Clare

Map of Boyton End

Landowner notice

Landowner statement

Wednesday 20 February 2019

Two parcels of land at Compiegne Way and Orttewell Road, Great Barton

Map of land at Compiegne Way and Orttewell Road

Landowner notice

Landowner statement

Monday 29 April 2019

Land north of Church Road, Friston, Saxmundham, IP17 1PS

Map of land at Church Road

Landowner notice

Landowner statement

Monday 24 June 2019

Church Farm and land at Friston, Saxmundham, IP17 1PS

Land at Decoy Farm, Friston, Saxmundham

Rookery Farm, Priory Road, Snape, Saxmundham, IP17 1SA

Snape Marshes, Bridge Road, Snape

Map of land at Friston and Snape

Landowner notice

Landowner statement

Monday 24 June 2019

New England Farm, Snape, near Saxmundham

Snape Warren, Snape (adjoining Sailors Path)

Land adjoining the Crown Public House, Bridge Road, Snape

Map of land at New England Farm

Landowner notice

Landowner statement

Monday 24 June 2019

Barnby Marshes, Barnby, NR34 7QW

Map of land at Barnby Marshes

Landowner notice

Landowner statement

Thursday 8 August 2019

Ilium House, Henham Park, Beccles, Suffolk, NR34 8AN

Map of Henham Park and Estate

Landowner notice

Landowner statement

Thursday 8 August 2019 

Land at Hall Farm and land west of Slaughden Road, Aldeburgh

Map of land at Aldeburgh

Map of land at Hall Farm, Aldeburgh

Landowner notice

Friday 25 October 2019

Land adjoining Sparrowes Nest Farm, Henley Road, Ipswich, IP1 6TB and north of Lower Road

Map of land adjoining Sparrowes Nest Farm, Henley Road and Lower Road

Landowner notice Thursday 16 January 2020 

Land at Shire Hall, Castle Hill, Cambridge CB3 0AP

Map of land at Castle Hill, Cambridge

Landowner notice Wednesday 4 March 2020 
Land at Fenn Hall Farm, Buxhall Buxhall landowner statement Wednesday 18 March 2020
Land at Exning Exning Estate Company landowner statement Wednesday 18 March 2020
Land at Church Farm, Saxmundham Church Farm, Saxmundham, landowner statement Wednesday 18 March 2020
Land at Chilton, Sudbury Land at Chilton, Sudbury, landowner statement Wednesday 18 March 2020
Valley Farm, Combes Stowmarket Valley Farm, Combes Stowmarket statement Friday 3 April 2020
Badmondisfield Hall (including Badmondisfield Lodge and Spring Wood), Wickhambrook Badmondisfield Hall landowner statement Friday 3 April 2020
Part of Thurlow Estate

Part of Thurlow Estate Vestey settlement 25 March 1942 (F&B) landowner statement

Part of Thurlow Estate Vestey settlement 1992 landowner statement

Part of Thurlow Estate Vestey marriage settlement landowner statement

Friday 3 April 2020