"LITTLE WALDINGFIELD, a parish in the hundred of Babergh, county Suffolk, 4½ miles N.E. of Sudbury. The principal residence is Holbrook Hall, the seat of a branch of the Hanmer family. The living is a vicarage* in the diocese of Ely, value £360. The church is dedicated to tit. Lawrence. The Wesleyans have a chapel. Mr. D. Rose Hodgson is lord of the manor.
Description(s) from The National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland (1868)