Bacton (parish boundary abuts the AONB)
East coast village south of Mundesley on the Norfolk coast, some 12 miles south-east of Cromer, 24 miles north-west of Great Yarmouth and 18 miles north of Norwich.
Parish Council website: http://bactonandedingthorpe.co.uk/
Bacton is a small coastal community offering a sandy beach, a variety of business from accommodation to something to eat. Besides the village of Bacton, the parish includes the nearby settlements of Bacton Green, Bromholm with its ruined Cluniac Priory (now within a private farm, once famous for housing a true' piece of the Holy Cross). To the northwest of the parish, straddling the boundary with Paston is the UK terminal of the Interconnector gas pipleline to Europe.