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Thorpe St Andrew Norwich

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    The small suburb town of Thorpe St Andrews, has a population of around 14,000 people, many of which work in the larger nearby city of Norwich which is only 2 miles away.

    With plenty of leisure facilities as well as local amenities, it is a lively town.

    For some of its properties, take a look at http://www.abbotts.co.uk/forsaleoffice/thorpestandrew/1878/

    Mentioned in the Domesday Book as simply Torp which a Scandinavian word for village, the Danes were believed to have been in the area from around the 9th Century.

    Before this, evidence has also been found of Roman occupation.

    A few medieval ruins live on in the village too if you know where to look.

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