Place:Cratfield, Suffolk, England

TypeParish (ancient), Civil parish
Coordinates52.3265°N 1.3905°E
Located inSuffolk, England
See alsoBlything Hundred, Suffolk, Englandhundred in which it was located
Blything Rural, Suffolk, Englandrural district in which it was located 1894-1934
Blyth Rural, Suffolk, Englandrural district in which it was located 1934-1974
Suffolk Coastal District, Suffolk, Englanddistrict municipality covering the area since 1974
source: Family History Library Catalog
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Cratfield is a village in northern Suffolk, England. At the UK census of 2011 it had a population of 220. Since 1974 it has been situated in the Suffolk Coastal District.

Neighbouring villages include Laxfield, Metfield, Cookley, Huntingfield and Haveningham. The nearest town, Halesworth, is approximately 5 miles (8 km) away. Southwold is a popular, nearby coastal town. The market town of Framlingham is also close by.

Cratfield is a small farming and residential community. It is home to St Mary's Church (15th/16th century) — built of flint, mainly Perpendicular and noted particularly for its very fine font.

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