Public path orders in Uttlesford

Notice of confirmation of an order

Highways Act 1980
Essex County Council
Public Path Diversion Order 2021

Footpath 8 Little Dunmow

Public Path Diversion Order Footpath 8 Little Dunmow

On 23 March 2021 Essex County Council confirmed the above order made under section 119 of the Highways Act 1980.

The effect of the order as confirmed is to divert a part length of Footpath 8 Little Dunmow of unknown width shown by a bold continuous line on the Order Map commencing from the garden boundary of Bourchiers Barn running in a south westerly direction across the garden for a total distance of 33 metres to the point where the path connects to Footpath 19 Little Dunmow and continues unaffected, to an alternative route 2 meters in width commencing from the aforementioned start point running in a south south easterly direction along the field edge for a total distance of 54 metres to a point at the end the garden boundary of Bourchiers Barn where it continues unaffected.

Copies of the order and order map can be requested to be posted or viewed by emailing to arrange a suitable time to inspect the documents quoting the Order title. Documents can be made available for inspection 8.30am-4.30pm Mon-Fri at Essex County Council, County Hall, E block main reception, Market Road, Chelmsford if so required following the current social distancing restrictions. Copies of the order and order map are available on the Essex Highways website and have also been sent to Little Dunmow Parish and Uttlesford District Councils

The alternative route comes into force on 20 April 2021, and the old route shall be stopped up with effect from 27 April 2021, but if a person aggrieved by the order wants to question its validity, or that of any provision contained in it, on the ground that it is not within the powers of the Highways Act 1980, as amended, or on the ground that any requirement of the Act, as amended, or of any regulation made under the Act has not been complied with in relation to the Order, he or she may, under paragraph 2 of Schedule 2 to the Act as applied by paragraph 5 of Schedule 6 to the Act, within 6 weeks from 8 April 2021 make an application to the High Court.

Dated 8 April 2021

County Hall, Market Road
Chelmsford, Essex